Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 37 62
Rank change year-on-year +19 +25 +42
Permanent jobs citing Docker 252 262 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 9.60% 6.32% 4.21%
As % of the System Software category 60.14% 43.31% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 255 168 158
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,600 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.04% -4.80% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +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 419 605 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.97% 14.59% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 310 383 413
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +0.66%
10th Percentile £29,975 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,625 £68,750 £67,000
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +16 148 £50,000 -16.67% 29
Glasgow +7 80 £47,500 +5.56% 15
Dundee +3 11 £42,500 +2.41% 2
Aberdeen +12 1 - - 2
Fife +1 1 - -
Stirling -1 1 £40,000 - 2
Aberdeenshire - 1 - - 1
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 157 (62.30%) DevOps
2 146 (57.94%) Kubernetes
3 130 (51.59%) AWS
4 109 (43.25%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (42.46%) Linux
6 84 (33.33%) Terraform
7 82 (32.54%) Git (software)
8 72 (28.57%) Python
9 60 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 58 (23.02%) Azure
11 57 (22.62%) Jenkins
12 54 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
13 53 (21.03%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (20.24%) Puppet
15 48 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
16 47 (18.65%) SQL
16 47 (18.65%) Scrum
17 46 (18.25%) Ansible
18 43 (17.06%) Mobile App
18 43 (17.06%) Deployment Automation
19 41 (16.27%) Microservices
19 41 (16.27%) Java
20 39 (15.48%) React
21 38 (15.08%) Migration
21 38 (15.08%) SaaS
22 36 (14.29%) Software Engineering
22 36 (14.29%) Mentoring
23 32 (12.70%) Marketing
23 32 (12.70%) C#
24 31 (12.30%) PHP

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 10 (3.97%) Confluence
1 10 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.38%) ColdFusion
4 4 (1.59%) JBoss
4 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.79%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.40%) Mule
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.79%) GIMP
1 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 130 (51.59%) AWS
2 58 (23.02%) Azure
3 48 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 38 (15.08%) SaaS
5 27 (10.71%) GCP
6 18 (7.14%) Serverless
7 16 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (5.95%) PaaS
9 11 (4.37%) IaaS
10 10 (3.97%) Amazon S3
11 9 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 9 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (2.78%) Office 365
12 7 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (2.38%) Amazon EKS
13 6 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
13 6 (2.38%) Logic Apps
14 5 (1.98%) OpenShift
14 5 (1.98%) Power Platform
15 4 (1.59%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.94%) Firewall
2 10 (3.97%) VPN
3 9 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.78%) CTI
4 7 (2.78%) LAN
4 7 (2.78%) Software-Defined Networking
4 7 (2.78%) WAN
5 4 (1.59%) SSL
6 3 (1.19%) Internet
7 2 (0.79%) DNS
8 1 (0.40%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.40%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.71%) MySQL
2 23 (9.13%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.75%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (6.35%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.37%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (4.37%) Big Data
6 6 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.98%) HBase
7 5 (1.98%) Power BI
7 5 (1.98%) Redis
8 4 (1.59%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.19%) DB2
10 2 (0.79%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.40%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.40%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 82 (32.54%) Git (software)
2 57 (22.62%) Jenkins
3 21 (8.33%) JIRA
4 13 (5.16%) GitLab
5 11 (4.37%) Cypress.io
5 11 (4.37%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (3.97%) Bitbucket
6 10 (3.97%) Maven
7 9 (3.57%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.17%) Subversion
9 7 (2.78%) Metasploit
9 7 (2.78%) WebScarab
10 6 (2.38%) SonarQube
11 5 (1.98%) JUnit
12 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.19%) Artifactory
13 3 (1.19%) Travis CI
14 2 (0.79%) Gatling
14 2 (0.79%) IBM UrbanCode
14 2 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 32 (12.70%) Marketing
2 31 (12.30%) Finance
3 7 (2.78%) Banking
3 7 (2.78%) Public Sector
4 6 (2.38%) Games
5 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 96 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 70 (27.78%) Developer
3 44 (17.46%) AWS Engineer
4 41 (16.27%) AWS DevOps
4 41 (16.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 32 (12.70%) Senior Developer
6 20 (7.94%) Senior DevOps
6 20 (7.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 18 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 17 (6.75%) Architect
9 15 (5.95%) React Developer
10 13 (5.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (5.16%) PHP Developer
10 13 (5.16%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (5.16%) Site Engineer
10 13 (5.16%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 12 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
12 10 (3.97%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
13 9 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.48%) React
2 31 (12.30%) RESTful
3 28 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 24 (9.52%) HTML
5 23 (9.13%) .NET
6 21 (8.33%) Node.js
6 21 (8.33%) Redux
7 20 (7.94%) CSS
8 19 (7.54%) Spring
9 16 (6.35%) Vue.js
10 14 (5.56%) Laravel
11 13 (5.16%) Symfony
12 12 (4.76%) jQuery
13 11 (4.37%) SOAP
14 9 (3.57%) Jest
14 9 (3.57%) JSON
14 9 (3.57%) Kafka
14 9 (3.57%) Web Services
15 8 (3.17%) .NET Core
15 8 (3.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.06%) Mobile App
2 24 (9.52%) EPoS
3 21 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 14 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (3.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (3.57%) Data Structures
8 8 (3.17%) Cloud Native
8 8 (3.17%) User Experience
9 7 (2.78%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (2.38%) Biotechnology
10 6 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.59%) PKI
12 2 (0.79%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.40%) Life Science
13 1 (0.40%) Renewable Energy
13 1 (0.40%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 107 (42.46%) Linux
2 31 (12.30%) Windows
3 13 (5.16%) Unix
4 8 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.17%) Ubuntu
4 8 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.79%) CentOS
6 2 (0.79%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (62.30%) DevOps
2 109 (43.25%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (21.03%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (18.65%) Scrum
5 43 (17.06%) Deployment Automation
6 41 (16.27%) Microservices
7 38 (15.08%) Migration
8 36 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 36 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 29 (11.51%) BDD
10 27 (10.71%) Analytics
11 24 (9.52%) TDD
12 23 (9.13%) Infrastructure as Code
13 20 (7.94%) Coaching
14 19 (7.54%) Configuration Management
14 19 (7.54%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (7.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 17 (6.75%) Machine Learning
15 17 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (6.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.57%) Python
2 60 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 47 (18.65%) SQL
4 41 (16.27%) Java
5 32 (12.70%) C#
6 31 (12.30%) PHP
7 25 (9.92%) TypeScript
8 24 (9.52%) PowerShell
9 23 (9.13%) Bash Shell
10 17 (6.75%) Ruby
11 13 (5.16%) Scala
12 11 (4.37%) Go
13 10 (3.97%) Perl
14 7 (2.78%) Shell Script
15 6 (2.38%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.19%) C++
17 2 (0.79%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.79%) Java 8
17 2 (0.79%) PHP 7
17 2 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (4.37%) AWS Certification
2 9 (3.57%) Degree
3 7 (2.78%) CCNA
3 7 (2.78%) CCNP
3 7 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.78%) MCSE
3 7 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.56%) QA
2 6 (2.38%) SLA
3 3 (1.19%) GDPR
3 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 146 (57.94%) Kubernetes
2 84 (33.33%) Terraform
3 54 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (20.24%) Puppet
5 46 (18.25%) Ansible
6 12 (4.76%) ZABBIX
7 7 (2.78%) Core Impact
7 7 (2.78%) Nessus
7 7 (2.78%) Nexpose
8 6 (2.38%) Graylog
8 6 (2.38%) Prometheus
9 4 (1.59%) Grafana
10 3 (1.19%) Nagios
11 2 (0.79%) Automic
11 2 (0.79%) Consul
11 2 (0.79%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.79%) vRealize
12 1 (0.40%) Rancher
Vendors
1 25 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.16%) Cisco
3 11 (4.37%) Oracle
4 10 (3.97%) Google
5 8 (3.17%) Intel
5 8 (3.17%) VMware
6 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.59%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.59%) Zend
7 2 (0.79%) Splunk
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.40%) PayPal
8 1 (0.40%) Twitter