Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 31 32 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 +33
Permanent jobs citing Docker 1,390 776 1,156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 7.83% 7.75% 4.99%
As % of the System Software category 44.64% 42.59% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 925 687 974
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +3.60% +0.91%
75th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £78,750 £81,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +4.00%

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3,114 1,822 3,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.53% 18.20% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,152 1,488 3,072
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,425 £24,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.50% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% +10.00% -

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the South East

Docker
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Docker in the South East.

Salary trend for Docker in the South East

Docker
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Docker in the South East

Docker
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +11 448 £70,000 +40.00% 49
Thames Valley -21 367 £65,000 +13.04% 63
Surrey +1 216 £60,000 - 21
Berkshire -22 209 £62,500 +8.70% 26
East Sussex +15 184 £65,000 +4.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -10 94 £62,500 +4.17% 15
Oxfordshire -20 66 £70,000 +27.27% 22
West Sussex -2 59 £44,000 -26.67% 1
Kent -8 48 £65,000 +8.33% 5
Home Counties -6 21 £100,000 +40.35%
Middlesex - 15 £50,000 -
Sussex - 2 £75,000 -
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Docker.

1 851 (61.22%) Kubernetes
2 677 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
3 672 (48.35%) DevOps
4 596 (42.88%) CI/CD
5 569 (40.94%) AWS
6 495 (35.61%) Azure
7 466 (33.53%) JavaScript
8 454 (32.66%) Git (software)
9 447 (32.16%) Software Engineering
10 414 (29.78%) C#
11 384 (27.63%) Python
12 348 (25.04%) Java
13 329 (23.67%) .NET
13 329 (23.67%) Microservices
14 327 (23.53%) Linux
15 311 (22.37%) React
16 299 (21.51%) SQL
17 287 (20.65%) Terraform
18 263 (18.92%) Node.js
19 251 (18.06%) Jenkins
20 244 (17.55%) Test Automation
21 243 (17.48%) Scrum
22 236 (16.98%) Finance
23 224 (16.12%) Full Stack Development
24 221 (15.90%) .NET Core
25 211 (15.18%) TDD
26 210 (15.11%) RESTful
27 209 (15.04%) Degree
28 208 (14.96%) NoSQL
29 205 (14.75%) HTML

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 117 (8.42%) Elasticsearch
2 60 (4.32%) Apache
3 29 (2.09%) Confluence
4 21 (1.51%) Tomcat
5 20 (1.44%) OpenStack
6 18 (1.29%) Apache Spark
7 17 (1.22%) nginx
8 15 (1.08%) JBoss
9 14 (1.01%) Jetty
10 12 (0.86%) Jupyter
11 11 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.65%) CMS
13 4 (0.29%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.29%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.22%) IIS
14 3 (0.22%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.22%) WildFly
14 3 (0.22%) WordPress
15 2 (0.14%) Ethereum
15 2 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (0.36%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.22%) Sketch
3 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.072%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.072%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 569 (40.94%) AWS
2 495 (35.61%) Azure
3 192 (13.81%) Serverless
4 186 (13.38%) GitHub
5 138 (9.93%) SaaS
6 117 (8.42%) OpenShift
7 99 (7.12%) GCP
8 85 (6.12%) Amazon EKS
9 84 (6.04%) AWS Lambda
10 74 (5.32%) Amazon S3
11 66 (4.75%) AWS CloudFormation
12 57 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
13 53 (3.81%) PaaS
14 51 (3.67%) Azure Service Bus
15 49 (3.53%) GitHub Actions
16 48 (3.45%) Azure Logic Apps
17 46 (3.31%) Amazon ECS
18 44 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
18 44 (3.17%) Amazon SQS
19 43 (3.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.30%) HTTP
2 27 (1.94%) Kerberos
3 18 (1.29%) DNS
4 14 (1.01%) Firewall
4 14 (1.01%) VPN
5 12 (0.86%) SMTP
5 12 (0.86%) TCP/IP
6 11 (0.79%) SSL
7 6 (0.43%) AMQP
8 5 (0.36%) SSH
9 4 (0.29%) SNA
10 3 (0.22%) Broadband
10 3 (0.22%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.22%) VoIP
11 2 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.14%) DMZ
11 2 (0.14%) DSL
11 2 (0.14%) Internet
11 2 (0.14%) NAS
12 1 (0.072%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (14.96%) NoSQL
2 174 (12.52%) MySQL
3 160 (11.51%) PostgreSQL
4 146 (10.50%) MongoDB
5 87 (6.26%) SQL Server
6 86 (6.19%) Big Data
7 79 (5.68%) Redis
8 73 (5.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 68 (4.89%) Relational Database
10 46 (3.31%) Amazon RDS
11 44 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 39 (2.81%) Hadoop
13 38 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 29 (2.09%) Couchbase
15 27 (1.94%) Data Lake
15 27 (1.94%) Power BI
16 23 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
17 22 (1.58%) HBase
18 18 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
19 13 (0.94%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 454 (32.66%) Git (software)
2 251 (18.06%) Jenkins
3 112 (8.06%) GitLab
4 79 (5.68%) Selenium
5 73 (5.25%) JIRA
6 68 (4.89%) Maven
7 43 (3.09%) SpecFlow
8 38 (2.73%) Bitbucket
9 35 (2.52%) webpack
10 29 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
11 24 (1.73%) Cucumber
12 23 (1.65%) PHPUnit
13 21 (1.51%) Moq
13 21 (1.51%) TeamCity
14 17 (1.22%) Vagrant
15 15 (1.08%) Jasmine
15 15 (1.08%) SonarQube
16 14 (1.01%) Cypress.io
17 13 (0.94%) Subversion
18 11 (0.79%) JMeter
General
1 236 (16.98%) Finance
2 166 (11.94%) Social Skills
3 86 (6.19%) Games
4 76 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (4.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 55 (3.96%) Retail
7 47 (3.38%) Law
8 33 (2.37%) Banking
9 32 (2.30%) Marketing
10 27 (1.94%) Organisational Skills
11 20 (1.44%) Telecoms
12 16 (1.15%) Aerospace
13 15 (1.08%) Automotive
13 15 (1.08%) Public Sector
14 13 (0.94%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.94%) Publishing
15 10 (0.72%) Electronics
16 9 (0.65%) Back Office
17 7 (0.50%) Wearables
18 6 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 622 (44.75%) Developer
2 279 (20.07%) Software Engineer
3 179 (12.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 141 (10.14%) Senior Developer
5 127 (9.14%) Software Developer
6 89 (6.40%) Senior Software Engineer
7 85 (6.12%) Java Developer
8 79 (5.68%) Architect
9 78 (5.61%) PHP Developer
10 63 (4.53%) .NET Developer
11 58 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
12 52 (3.74%) Python Developer
13 51 (3.67%) AWS Engineer
13 51 (3.67%) C# Developer
14 44 (3.17%) Lead Developer
15 43 (3.09%) Python Engineer
16 40 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
16 40 (2.88%) Principal Engineer
16 40 (2.88%) Principal Software Engineer
16 40 (2.88%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (23.67%) .NET
2 311 (22.37%) React
3 263 (18.92%) Node.js
4 221 (15.90%) .NET Core
5 210 (15.11%) RESTful
6 205 (14.75%) HTML
7 193 (13.88%) CSS
8 173 (12.45%) REST
9 125 (8.99%) Kafka
10 105 (7.55%) Web Services
11 98 (7.05%) Spring
12 91 (6.55%) RabbitMQ
12 91 (6.55%) Spring Boot
13 85 (6.12%) AngularJS
14 83 (5.97%) .NET Framework
15 78 (5.61%) JSON
16 69 (4.96%) Jest
17 68 (4.89%) GraphQL
17 68 (4.89%) HTML5
17 68 (4.89%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 144 (10.36%) Greenfield Project
2 118 (8.49%) Cloud Native
3 101 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
4 73 (5.25%) User Experience
5 71 (5.11%) Virtual Team
6 57 (4.10%) Algorithms
7 31 (2.23%) Legacy Code
8 30 (2.16%) Public Cloud
9 29 (2.09%) Social Media
10 28 (2.01%) Photography
11 27 (1.94%) iPad
12 25 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
13 21 (1.51%) Cyber Defence
13 21 (1.51%) Cyberattack
14 18 (1.29%) e-Learning
14 18 (1.29%) Management Information System
15 16 (1.15%) Life Science
15 16 (1.15%) Mobile App
16 12 (0.86%) Data Structures
17 11 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 327 (23.53%) Linux
2 82 (5.90%) Windows
3 38 (2.73%) Unix
4 24 (1.73%) CentOS
5 21 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (1.44%) VMS
7 16 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.94%) Debian
8 13 (0.94%) Mac OS
9 12 (0.86%) Alpine Linux
9 12 (0.86%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.22%) Android
10 3 (0.22%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.072%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.072%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.072%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 677 (48.71%) Agile Software Development
2 672 (48.35%) DevOps
3 596 (42.88%) CI/CD
4 447 (32.16%) Software Engineering
5 329 (23.67%) Microservices
6 244 (17.55%) Test Automation
7 243 (17.48%) Scrum
8 224 (16.12%) Full Stack Development
9 211 (15.18%) TDD
10 192 (13.81%) Computer Science
11 175 (12.59%) Mentoring
12 161 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
13 142 (10.22%) Unit Testing
14 141 (10.14%) Machine Learning
15 140 (10.07%) Problem-Solving
16 134 (9.64%) Analytics
17 102 (7.34%) Risk Management
18 94 (6.76%) Data Science
19 92 (6.62%) SDLC
20 86 (6.19%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 466 (33.53%) JavaScript
2 414 (29.78%) C#
3 384 (27.63%) Python
4 348 (25.04%) Java
5 299 (21.51%) SQL
6 197 (14.17%) Go
7 149 (10.72%) Bash
8 131 (9.42%) PHP
9 125 (8.99%) TypeScript
10 91 (6.55%) PowerShell
11 61 (4.39%) Java 8
12 39 (2.81%) Groovy
13 36 (2.59%) C++
13 36 (2.59%) Kotlin
14 30 (2.16%) Shell Script
15 29 (2.09%) PHP 7
16 28 (2.01%) C
17 27 (1.94%) Scala
18 21 (1.51%) ES6
19 20 (1.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 209 (15.04%) Degree
2 95 (6.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (4.39%) Security Cleared
4 33 (2.37%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.37%) AWS Certification
6 14 (1.01%) DBS Check
7 11 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.50%) HND
9 3 (0.22%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.22%) ISEB
9 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.14%) PhD
11 1 (0.072%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.072%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.072%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.072%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (7.55%) QA
2 11 (0.79%) Accessibility
3 7 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.36%) GDPR
5 3 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.22%) DICOM
5 3 (0.22%) GxP
6 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) SLA
7 1 (0.072%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.072%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.072%) HIPAA
System Software
1 55 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
3 27 (1.94%) Active Directory
4 19 (1.37%) KVM
5 6 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.29%) LXC
7 4 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.29%) Xen
8 1 (0.072%) Firmware
8 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.072%) Openswan
8 1 (0.072%) Postfix
8 1 (0.072%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.072%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 851 (61.22%) Kubernetes
2 287 (20.65%) Terraform
3 200 (14.39%) Ansible
4 68 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
5 53 (3.81%) Puppet
6 32 (2.30%) Grafana
7 27 (1.94%) Kibana
8 24 (1.73%) Apache Brooklyn
9 22 (1.58%) Prometheus
10 20 (1.44%) Consul
10 20 (1.44%) Packer
11 11 (0.79%) Opsview
12 9 (0.65%) FortiGate
12 9 (0.65%) Istio
13 7 (0.50%) Galera Cluster
13 7 (0.50%) logstash
14 5 (0.36%) Graylog
15 4 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
15 4 (0.29%) Rancher
15 4 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 122 (8.78%) Microsoft
2 64 (4.60%) VMware
3 44 (3.17%) IBM
4 27 (1.94%) Google
4 27 (1.94%) Red Hat
5 25 (1.80%) Oracle
6 21 (1.51%) New Relic
7 18 (1.29%) Zend
8 14 (1.01%) Databricks
9 12 (0.86%) Splunk
10 11 (0.79%) SaltStack
10 11 (0.79%) YouTube
11 9 (0.65%) Adobe
11 9 (0.65%) Veeam
12 8 (0.58%) Intel
13 7 (0.50%) Atlassian
13 7 (0.50%) Dynatrace
13 7 (0.50%) Facebook
14 6 (0.43%) Brandwatch
15 5 (0.36%) Lets Encrypt