Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Docker skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Docker over the 6 months to 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 67 156
Rank change year-on-year +7 +89 +127
Permanent jobs citing Docker 437 515 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.35% 4.37% 2.00%
As % of the System Software category 28.96% 27.55% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 360 445 204
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,375 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

Docker is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,509 1,869 1,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.02% 15.86% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,209 1,517 1,265
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,000 £20,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the North West

Docker
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Docker in the North West.

Salary trend for Docker in the North West

Docker
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in the North West over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Docker in the North West

Docker
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 311 £52,500 +5.00% 95
Cheshire +34 80 £45,000 -18.18% 11
Merseyside +3 25 £65,000 +100.00% 9
Lancashire -14 23 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT jobs citing Docker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Docker.

1 243 (55.61%) DevOps
2 224 (51.26%) AWS
3 173 (39.59%) Kubernetes
4 167 (38.22%) Agile Software Development
5 157 (35.93%) Python
6 147 (33.64%) Linux
7 135 (30.89%) Azure
8 132 (30.21%) Jenkins
9 127 (29.06%) Ansible
10 125 (28.60%) Terraform
11 118 (27.00%) Microservices
11 118 (27.00%) JavaScript
12 103 (23.57%) Java
13 99 (22.65%) C#
14 96 (21.97%) .NET
15 91 (20.82%) Git (software)
16 89 (20.37%) PHP
16 89 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
17 85 (19.45%) TDD
18 82 (18.76%) HTML
19 81 (18.54%) Opscode Chef
20 79 (18.08%) CSS
21 78 (17.85%) Test Automation
22 73 (16.70%) Puppet
23 72 (16.48%) MVC
24 63 (14.42%) GCP
25 62 (14.19%) MySQL
26 61 (13.96%) .NET Core
27 59 (13.50%) Node.js
28 55 (12.59%) GitHub

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (5.49%) Confluence
2 14 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (2.52%) Apache
3 11 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.06%) nginx
5 6 (1.37%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.14%) CMS
7 4 (0.92%) IIS
8 3 (0.69%) JBoss
8 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.46%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.46%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.46%) Moodle
9 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.46%) WordPress
10 1 (0.23%) Camunda
Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.23%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 1 (0.23%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 224 (51.26%) AWS
2 135 (30.89%) Azure
3 63 (14.42%) GCP
4 55 (12.59%) GitHub
5 42 (9.61%) Serverless
6 35 (8.01%) Amazon S3
7 33 (7.55%) Amazon EC2
8 30 (6.86%) Amazon SQS
8 30 (6.86%) AWS Lambda
9 25 (5.72%) SaaS
10 24 (5.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 24 (5.49%) Datadog
10 24 (5.49%) Slack
11 19 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (2.29%) Amazon ECS
13 10 (2.29%) IaaS
14 7 (1.60%) AWS CodePipeline
14 7 (1.60%) IBM Cloud
14 7 (1.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.12%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.83%) DNS
3 7 (1.60%) Calico
3 7 (1.60%) VPN
4 5 (1.14%) Firewall
4 5 (1.14%) Internet
5 3 (0.69%) Broadband
5 3 (0.69%) VLAN
6 2 (0.46%) DHCP
6 2 (0.46%) HTTP
6 2 (0.46%) Network Security
6 2 (0.46%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.46%) WAN
7 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.23%) SAN
7 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.19%) MySQL
2 46 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 45 (10.30%) NoSQL
3 45 (10.30%) SQL Server
4 38 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (6.64%) Amazon RDS
6 26 (5.95%) Big Data
7 25 (5.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 19 (4.35%) Redis
9 8 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.60%) Cosmos DB
11 5 (1.14%) Amazon Aurora
12 4 (0.92%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.69%) Amazon QuickSight
13 3 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.69%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.69%) RethinkDB
14 2 (0.46%) Amazon Athena
14 2 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 132 (30.21%) Jenkins
2 91 (20.82%) Git (software)
3 49 (11.21%) Maven
4 43 (9.84%) Selenium
5 39 (8.92%) JIRA
5 39 (8.92%) JUnit
6 38 (8.70%) Vagrant
7 32 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (7.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (6.86%) Bitbucket
10 25 (5.72%) TeamCity
11 21 (4.81%) webpack
12 18 (4.12%) Cucumber
12 18 (4.12%) Gatling
13 17 (3.89%) PHPUnit
14 15 (3.43%) Artifactory
14 15 (3.43%) GitLab
14 15 (3.43%) NUnit
14 15 (3.43%) WebDriver
15 14 (3.20%) TestNG
General
1 37 (8.47%) Finance
2 25 (5.72%) Retail
3 14 (3.20%) Banking
4 7 (1.60%) Public Sector
5 6 (1.37%) Marketing
6 5 (1.14%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.92%) Automotive
7 4 (0.92%) Electronics
7 4 (0.92%) Legal
7 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.46%) Games
8 2 (0.46%) Law
8 2 (0.46%) Local Government
9 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 202 (46.22%) Developer
2 129 (29.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 55 (12.59%) .NET Developer
4 49 (11.21%) PHP Developer
5 37 (8.47%) Senior Developer
6 33 (7.55%) C# Developer
7 31 (7.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 30 (6.86%) Cloud Engineer
8 30 (6.86%) Java Developer
9 28 (6.41%) AWS Engineer
10 26 (5.95%) Python Developer
11 24 (5.49%) Senior DevOps
11 24 (5.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 23 (5.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 22 (5.03%) AWS DevOps
14 21 (4.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 19 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
15 19 (4.35%) Software Engineer
16 18 (4.12%) Lead Developer
17 17 (3.89%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (21.97%) .NET
2 82 (18.76%) HTML
3 79 (18.08%) CSS
4 61 (13.96%) .NET Core
5 59 (13.50%) Node.js
6 48 (10.98%) AngularJS
7 45 (10.30%) RESTful
8 42 (9.61%) Laravel
9 37 (8.47%) Spring
10 35 (8.01%) JSON
10 35 (8.01%) React
10 35 (8.01%) XML
11 25 (5.72%) REST
11 25 (5.72%) Web Services
12 24 (5.49%) ASP.NET
13 23 (5.26%) jQuery
14 22 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (4.58%) HTML5
16 18 (4.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.13%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (6.86%) Linux Command Line
3 23 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 19 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.97%) User Experience
6 12 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.52%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.60%) Wiki
9 6 (1.37%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.14%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.14%) Blog
11 4 (0.92%) BBC
11 4 (0.92%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.69%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.46%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.46%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (0.46%) Xbox
14 1 (0.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 1 (0.23%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 147 (33.64%) Linux
2 22 (5.03%) Unix
3 21 (4.81%) Windows
4 17 (3.89%) CentOS
5 14 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.37%) Android
8 5 (1.14%) AIX
8 5 (1.14%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.92%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.69%) Debian
10 3 (0.69%) VMS
11 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (55.61%) DevOps
2 167 (38.22%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (27.00%) Microservices
4 89 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 85 (19.45%) TDD
6 78 (17.85%) Test Automation
7 72 (16.48%) MVC
8 52 (11.90%) BDD
9 46 (10.53%) Scrum
10 45 (10.30%) Configuration Management
11 42 (9.61%) E-Commerce
11 42 (9.61%) OOP
12 41 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
13 35 (8.01%) Software Engineering
14 33 (7.55%) Open Source
15 32 (7.32%) Unit Testing
16 30 (6.86%) Infrastructure as Code
17 26 (5.95%) API Design
17 26 (5.95%) SDLC
18 24 (5.49%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 157 (35.93%) Python
2 118 (27.00%) JavaScript
3 103 (23.57%) Java
4 99 (22.65%) C#
5 89 (20.37%) PHP
6 51 (11.67%) SQL
7 46 (10.53%) Ruby
8 44 (10.07%) Bash Shell
9 42 (9.61%) Shell Script
10 27 (6.18%) C++
11 24 (5.49%) PowerShell
12 23 (5.26%) TypeScript
13 19 (4.35%) Go
13 19 (4.35%) Java 8
14 18 (4.12%) C
15 16 (3.66%) T-SQL
16 14 (3.20%) PHP 7
17 10 (2.29%) ES6
17 10 (2.29%) VBScript
18 7 (1.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (4.12%) Degree
2 9 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.60%) DBS Check
4 6 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.92%) MCTS
6 2 (0.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.46%) CEH
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.46%) CISSP
6 2 (0.46%) MCSE
6 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.97%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) SLA
3 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 7 (1.60%) Varnish
2 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.46%) etcd
4 2 (0.46%) vSphere
5 1 (0.23%) LXC
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 173 (39.59%) Kubernetes
2 127 (29.06%) Ansible
3 125 (28.60%) Terraform
4 81 (18.54%) Opscode Chef
5 73 (16.70%) Puppet
6 15 (3.43%) Prometheus
7 13 (2.97%) Graphite
8 12 (2.75%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (2.06%) Packer
10 8 (1.83%) Salt
10 8 (1.83%) ZABBIX
11 7 (1.60%) Istio
12 6 (1.37%) Grafana
13 5 (1.14%) Consul
14 3 (0.69%) Kibana
14 3 (0.69%) logstash
14 3 (0.69%) Nagios
15 2 (0.46%) CFEngine
15 2 (0.46%) Graylog
15 2 (0.46%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 29 (6.64%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.18%) Google
3 12 (2.75%) Red Hat
4 11 (2.52%) Atlassian
5 10 (2.29%) Oracle
5 10 (2.29%) Splunk
6 9 (2.06%) VMware
7 7 (1.60%) AppDynamics
7 7 (1.60%) New Relic
7 7 (1.60%) SAP
8 5 (1.14%) SaltStack
9 4 (0.92%) IBM
10 3 (0.69%) Cisco
10 3 (0.69%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 3 (0.69%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.46%) CyberArk
11 2 (0.46%) Meraki
11 2 (0.46%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.46%) WooCommerce
12 1 (0.23%) Parasoft