Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > North West
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 131 275
Rank change year-on-year +75 +144 +53
Permanent jobs citing Docker 522 325 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.61% 2.47% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 27.36% 21.06% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 452 247 83
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +26.67%
10th Percentile £33,300 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,908 1,543 1,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.83% 11.72% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,572 1,240 1,204
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% +7.35%
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 +55 404 £50,000 - 70
Cheshire +22 59 £55,000 +15.79% 10
Lancashire +37 32 £42,500 +13.33% 19
Merseyside +9 18 £32,500 -13.33% 7
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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.

1 340 (65.13%) DevOps
2 286 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (54.21%) Amazon AWS
4 217 (41.57%) Linux
5 209 (40.04%) Kubernetes
6 207 (39.66%) Jenkins
7 206 (39.46%) Python
8 195 (37.36%) Java
9 193 (36.97%) Opscode Chef
10 180 (34.48%) Puppet
11 179 (34.29%) Ansible
12 168 (32.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 151 (28.93%) Terraform
14 144 (27.59%) Software Engineering
15 138 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
16 136 (26.05%) Configuration Management
17 109 (20.88%) JavaScript
17 109 (20.88%) Git (software)
18 101 (19.35%) TDD
19 100 (19.16%) Google Cloud Platform
20 96 (18.39%) Ruby
21 95 (18.20%) Microservices
22 91 (17.43%) AngularJS
22 91 (17.43%) Spring
23 85 (16.28%) Test Automation
24 83 (15.90%) React
25 81 (15.52%) SQL
26 79 (15.13%) MySQL
27 75 (14.37%) Go
28 71 (13.60%) Scrum

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 26 (4.98%) Apache
2 25 (4.79%) Confluence
2 25 (4.79%) JBoss
2 25 (4.79%) Tomcat
3 24 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 14 (2.68%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.68%) nginx
6 13 (2.49%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.72%) Apache Solr
8 9 (1.72%) IIS
9 5 (0.96%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.77%) Jetty
10 4 (0.77%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.57%) WildFly
12 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Magento
1 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 283 (54.21%) Amazon AWS
2 168 (32.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (19.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 46 (8.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 40 (7.66%) SaaS
6 37 (7.09%) OpenShift
7 35 (6.70%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (3.26%) IaaS
8 17 (3.26%) PaaS
9 16 (3.07%) IBM Cloud
9 16 (3.07%) npm
10 10 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (1.92%) Serverless
11 9 (1.72%) Yarn
12 8 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (1.53%) GitHub
13 7 (1.34%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 3 (0.57%) AWS Fargate
16 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.24%) Internet
2 35 (6.70%) Firewall
3 25 (4.79%) HTTP
4 19 (3.64%) VPN
5 11 (2.11%) DNS
5 11 (2.11%) SSL
5 11 (2.11%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.72%) SSH
7 5 (0.96%) PPP
7 5 (0.96%) VoIP
8 3 (0.57%) LAN
8 3 (0.57%) WAN
9 2 (0.38%) DHCP
9 2 (0.38%) SAN
10 1 (0.19%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.19%) BGP
10 1 (0.19%) OSPF
10 1 (0.19%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.19%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (15.13%) MySQL
2 51 (9.77%) PostgreSQL
3 50 (9.58%) NoSQL
4 37 (7.09%) SQL Server
5 36 (6.90%) Big Data
6 34 (6.51%) MongoDB
7 23 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (4.41%) Relational Database
8 18 (3.45%) Hadoop
9 13 (2.49%) Redis
10 12 (2.30%) MariaDB
11 11 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.34%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.96%) Apache Hive
13 5 (0.96%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.77%) GIS
15 3 (0.57%) HBase
15 3 (0.57%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 207 (39.66%) Jenkins
2 109 (20.88%) Git (software)
3 65 (12.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 51 (9.77%) Maven
5 48 (9.20%) Gradle
5 48 (9.20%) TeamCity
6 47 (9.00%) JIRA
7 41 (7.85%) Selenium
8 25 (4.79%) Travis CI
9 23 (4.41%) Vagrant
10 21 (4.02%) Hudson
11 20 (3.83%) Subversion
12 19 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
13 18 (3.45%) Bitbucket
13 18 (3.45%) JUnit
13 18 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (2.87%) Cucumber
15 13 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (2.30%) gulp
17 11 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (13.22%) Finance
2 35 (6.70%) Marketing
3 33 (6.32%) Banking
4 26 (4.98%) Law
4 26 (4.98%) Retail
5 25 (4.79%) Investment Banking
6 20 (3.83%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.83%) Telecoms
7 19 (3.64%) Electronics
8 12 (2.30%) Advertising
9 2 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 186 (35.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 137 (26.25%) Developer
3 61 (11.69%) Software Engineer
4 54 (10.34%) Java Engineer
5 46 (8.81%) C# Developer
5 46 (8.81%) Senior DevOps
5 46 (8.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 43 (8.24%) .NET Developer
7 37 (7.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 34 (6.51%) Java Developer
9 34 (6.51%) Linux Engineer
10 32 (6.13%) Consultant
11 31 (5.94%) DevOps Consultant
12 29 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
13 28 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
14 27 (5.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 26 (4.98%) Kubernetes Engineer
16 24 (4.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 24 (4.60%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (17.43%) AngularJS
1 91 (17.43%) Spring
2 83 (15.90%) React
3 67 (12.84%) .NET
3 67 (12.84%) Node.js
4 52 (9.96%) HTML
5 47 (9.00%) CSS
6 43 (8.24%) RESTful
7 42 (8.05%) REST
8 41 (7.85%) Elastic Stack
8 41 (7.85%) Web Services
9 34 (6.51%) HTML5
10 30 (5.75%) .NET Core
10 30 (5.75%) ASP.NET
11 27 (5.17%) JSON
12 26 (4.98%) Hibernate
13 24 (4.60%) .NET Framework
13 24 (4.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (4.02%) Ajax
14 21 (4.02%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.00%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.94%) Internet of Things
4 29 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 19 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 16 (3.07%) User Experience
7 15 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.30%) Mainframe
9 11 (2.11%) NHS
10 9 (1.72%) Fintech
11 8 (1.53%) Arduino
12 7 (1.34%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.96%) Blog
13 5 (0.96%) Cloud Native
14 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.77%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.77%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
15 3 (0.57%) Robotics
16 2 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 217 (41.57%) Linux
2 70 (13.41%) Windows
3 36 (6.90%) CentOS
4 34 (6.51%) Unix
5 27 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (4.79%) Ubuntu
7 13 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.72%) Android
8 9 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.53%) Debian
10 5 (0.96%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.57%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.19%) AIX
13 1 (0.19%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (65.13%) DevOps
2 286 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 138 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
5 136 (26.05%) Configuration Management
6 101 (19.35%) TDD
7 95 (18.20%) Microservices
8 85 (16.28%) Test Automation
9 71 (13.60%) Scrum
10 65 (12.45%) Open Source
11 63 (12.07%) Mentoring
12 60 (11.49%) OO
13 54 (10.34%) BDD
13 54 (10.34%) ITIL
14 52 (9.96%) MVC
15 36 (6.90%) Information Security
16 34 (6.51%) Load Balancing
17 32 (6.13%) BCP
18 31 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
19 30 (5.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 206 (39.46%) Python
2 195 (37.36%) Java
3 109 (20.88%) JavaScript
4 96 (18.39%) Ruby
5 81 (15.52%) SQL
6 75 (14.37%) Go
7 70 (13.41%) Bash Shell
8 69 (13.22%) C#
9 48 (9.20%) PHP
10 46 (8.81%) Java 8
11 40 (7.66%) Perl
12 30 (5.75%) C++
13 23 (4.41%) TypeScript
14 17 (3.26%) PowerShell
15 14 (2.68%) Shell Script
16 11 (2.11%) Groovy
16 11 (2.11%) Scala
17 10 (1.92%) C
18 9 (1.72%) Objective-C
19 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (6.13%) ITIL Certification
2 29 (5.56%) Degree
3 15 (2.87%) AWS Certification
4 9 (1.72%) RHCE
4 9 (1.72%) RHCSA
5 8 (1.53%) OCPJP
6 6 (1.15%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.15%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.96%) CCNA
7 5 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.96%) CISSP
7 5 (0.96%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (0.96%) GIAC
7 5 (0.96%) Linux+ Certification
7 5 (0.96%) MCSE
7 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (0.96%) SANS
7 5 (0.96%) SSCP
7 5 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.05%) QA
2 21 (4.02%) GDPR
3 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.15%) vSphere
3 5 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.57%) HDFS
5 3 (0.57%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.19%) iptables
7 1 (0.19%) LXC
7 1 (0.19%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.19%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 209 (40.04%) Kubernetes
2 193 (36.97%) Opscode Chef
3 180 (34.48%) Puppet
4 179 (34.29%) Ansible
5 151 (28.93%) Terraform
6 47 (9.00%) Packer
7 40 (7.66%) Graphite
8 39 (7.47%) Docker Swarm
9 35 (6.70%) Grafana
10 28 (5.36%) Nagios
10 28 (5.36%) Prometheus
11 26 (4.98%) Consul
12 23 (4.41%) Salt
13 18 (3.45%) Opsview
13 18 (3.45%) ZABBIX
14 16 (3.07%) Mesos
15 11 (2.11%) Kibana
16 9 (1.72%) CFEngine
17 4 (0.77%) Cobbler
18 3 (0.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 49 (9.39%) Google
2 45 (8.62%) Red Hat
3 28 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 28 (5.36%) Oracle
4 19 (3.64%) SAP
4 19 (3.64%) VMware
5 13 (2.49%) Splunk
6 12 (2.30%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.72%) Aquila
7 9 (1.72%) Intapp
8 5 (0.96%) Telerik
9 3 (0.57%) Blue Prism
9 3 (0.57%) EMC
9 3 (0.57%) NetApp
9 3 (0.57%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.38%) Cisco
10 2 (0.38%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.38%) IBM
11 1 (0.19%) Siemens
11 1 (0.19%) Veritas