Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 21 31 64
Rank change year-on-year +10 +33 +6
Permanent jobs citing Docker 320 260 211
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 9.05% 7.13% 3.94%
As % of the System Software category 56.74% 41.73% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 211 163 159
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £61,875 £65,000 £60,825
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% 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 Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 564 623 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.95% 17.07% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 390 393 435
10th Percentile £26,500 £24,400 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £31,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -5.56%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,925
90th Percentile £71,300 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in Scotland

Docker
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Docker in Scotland.

Salary trend for Docker in Scotland

Docker
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Docker in Scotland

Docker
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 April 2021. 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
Edinburgh +16 209 £50,000 -16.67% 34
Glasgow -4 80 £47,500 +11.76% 14
Dundee +4 15 £54,000 +8.00% 3
Aberdeen +8 5 £57,500 +27.78%
Aberdeenshire - 2 £55,000 -
Fife -7 1 - -
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Docker.

1 185 (57.81%) DevOps
2 171 (53.44%) Kubernetes
3 145 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (43.75%) AWS
5 115 (35.94%) Linux
6 100 (31.25%) Terraform
7 99 (30.94%) Python
8 96 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 88 (27.50%) Microservices
10 84 (26.25%) Azure
11 76 (23.75%) JavaScript
12 72 (22.50%) SQL
13 67 (20.94%) Java
14 66 (20.63%) Software Engineering
14 66 (20.63%) Jenkins
15 55 (17.19%) React
16 54 (16.88%) Infrastructure as Code
17 53 (16.56%) Ansible
18 52 (16.25%) Mobile App
18 52 (16.25%) C#
19 48 (15.00%) Marketing
20 47 (14.69%) Scrum
20 47 (14.69%) Mentoring
21 46 (14.38%) EPoS
21 46 (14.38%) SaaS
22 44 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
22 44 (13.75%) Finance
23 43 (13.44%) Windows
23 43 (13.44%) Puppet
23 43 (13.44%) Opscode Chef

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 14 (4.38%) ColdFusion
2 11 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.81%) Confluence
4 7 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.25%) Apache
5 4 (1.25%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.25%) JBoss
5 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.94%) nginx
6 3 (0.94%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.63%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.31%) Tornado
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) GIMP
1 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 140 (43.75%) AWS
2 84 (26.25%) Azure
3 46 (14.38%) SaaS
4 42 (13.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 28 (8.75%) Serverless
6 26 (8.13%) GCP
7 18 (5.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (4.69%) PaaS
9 14 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (4.38%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (3.44%) GitHub
11 10 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (2.81%) Amazon S3
13 8 (2.50%) Logic Apps
14 7 (2.19%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (1.56%) Datadog
15 5 (1.56%) Power Platform
16 4 (1.25%) Amazon EKS
17 3 (0.94%) Route 53
17 3 (0.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.88%) Firewall
2 4 (1.25%) DNS
2 4 (1.25%) OpenVPN
2 4 (1.25%) SSL
2 4 (1.25%) VPN
3 2 (0.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.13%) MySQL
2 37 (11.56%) SQL Server
3 33 (10.31%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (5.31%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.75%) Azure SQL Database
6 12 (3.75%) Redis
7 9 (2.81%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.19%) Big Data
9 6 (1.88%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.56%) HBase
10 5 (1.56%) Power BI
11 4 (1.25%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.94%) DB2
12 3 (0.94%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 96 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 66 (20.63%) Jenkins
3 26 (8.13%) JIRA
4 16 (5.00%) Subversion
5 13 (4.06%) Bitbucket
5 13 (4.06%) GitLab
6 11 (3.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (3.13%) Cypress.io
7 10 (3.13%) Maven
8 9 (2.81%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.88%) JUnit
10 5 (1.56%) CircleCI
10 5 (1.56%) Gradle
10 5 (1.56%) Selenium
10 5 (1.56%) SonarQube
10 5 (1.56%) Travis CI
11 4 (1.25%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.25%) JMeter
12 3 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.94%) JBehave
General
1 48 (15.00%) Marketing
2 44 (13.75%) Finance
3 18 (5.63%) Public Sector
4 11 (3.44%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.88%) Games
5 6 (1.88%) Retail
6 4 (1.25%) Banking
7 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 2 (0.63%) Electronics
7 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (30.63%) Developer
2 95 (29.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (12.19%) AWS Engineer
4 38 (11.88%) Senior Developer
5 36 (11.25%) Software Engineer
6 33 (10.31%) AWS DevOps
6 33 (10.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 25 (7.81%) Java Developer
8 22 (6.88%) Senior DevOps
8 22 (6.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 20 (6.25%) React Developer
10 19 (5.94%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (5.63%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 17 (5.31%) Full Stack Developer
13 16 (5.00%) Site Engineer
14 12 (3.75%) Development Engineer
14 12 (3.75%) Software Development Engineer
15 11 (3.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 11 (3.44%) JavaScript Developer
15 11 (3.44%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (17.19%) React
2 41 (12.81%) Node.js
3 39 (12.19%) Spring
4 37 (11.56%) .NET
5 29 (9.06%) HTML
5 29 (9.06%) Kafka
6 28 (8.75%) Redux
7 27 (8.44%) AngularJS
8 25 (7.81%) CSS
9 24 (7.50%) RESTful
10 14 (4.38%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (4.38%) Spring Boot
11 13 (4.06%) jQuery
12 12 (3.75%) Django
13 10 (3.13%) .NET Core
14 9 (2.81%) .NET Framework
14 9 (2.81%) CSS3
14 9 (2.81%) Hibernate
14 9 (2.81%) HTML5
14 9 (2.81%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.25%) Mobile App
2 46 (14.38%) EPoS
3 31 (9.69%) Public Cloud
4 30 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (8.44%) Data Centre
6 18 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.81%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.81%) User Experience
8 7 (2.19%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.56%) Biotechnology
9 5 (1.56%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.56%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.63%) PMI
12 1 (0.31%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.31%) Life Science
12 1 (0.31%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.31%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 115 (35.94%) Linux
2 43 (13.44%) Windows
3 15 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (4.69%) Ubuntu
4 9 (2.81%) Unix
5 8 (2.50%) Alpine Linux
6 6 (1.88%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.31%) Android
8 1 (0.31%) CentOS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (57.81%) DevOps
2 145 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (27.50%) Microservices
4 66 (20.63%) Software Engineering
5 54 (16.88%) Infrastructure as Code
6 47 (14.69%) Mentoring
6 47 (14.69%) Scrum
7 44 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (13.44%) Problem-Solving
9 41 (12.81%) Analytics
9 41 (12.81%) TDD
10 40 (12.50%) BDD
11 37 (11.56%) Deployment Automation
12 32 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 30 (9.38%) Migration
14 26 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (7.50%) Demand Management
15 24 (7.50%) Incident Management
15 24 (7.50%) Technical Debt
15 24 (7.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 99 (30.94%) Python
2 76 (23.75%) JavaScript
3 72 (22.50%) SQL
4 67 (20.94%) Java
5 52 (16.25%) C#
6 32 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 32 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 30 (9.38%) PHP
8 27 (8.44%) Bash Shell
9 20 (6.25%) Ruby
10 12 (3.75%) Scala
11 11 (3.44%) Perl
12 10 (3.13%) Go
12 10 (3.13%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.50%) Java 8
14 4 (1.25%) C++
15 3 (0.94%) C
16 2 (0.63%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.63%) Rust
16 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (3.75%) Degree
2 10 (3.13%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.63%) PMP
5 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.31%) RHCE
5 1 (0.31%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.44%) QA
2 4 (1.25%) NIST
2 4 (1.25%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) GDPR
3 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 171 (53.44%) Kubernetes
2 100 (31.25%) Terraform
3 53 (16.56%) Ansible
4 43 (13.44%) Opscode Chef
4 43 (13.44%) Puppet
5 24 (7.50%) ZABBIX
6 10 (3.13%) Graylog
7 6 (1.88%) Grafana
7 6 (1.88%) Prometheus
8 5 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (1.56%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (1.25%) Packer
10 2 (0.63%) Consul
10 2 (0.63%) Graphite
10 2 (0.63%) Nagios
10 2 (0.63%) Salt
10 2 (0.63%) vRealize
11 1 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.31%) Opsview
11 1 (0.31%) Rancher
Vendors
1 16 (5.00%) Google
1 16 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.38%) VMware
3 13 (4.06%) Oracle
4 10 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.50%) Splunk
6 6 (1.88%) Cisco
7 5 (1.56%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.56%) Citrix
7 5 (1.56%) CyberArk
7 5 (1.56%) EMC
7 5 (1.56%) Veeam
7 5 (1.56%) Zend
8 2 (0.63%) Intel
8 2 (0.63%) PagerDuty
9 1 (0.31%) Dell
9 1 (0.31%) IBM
9 1 (0.31%) PayPal
9 1 (0.31%) Sony
9 1 (0.31%) Sybase