Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > South East
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 30 35 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 +47
Permanent jobs citing Docker 1,449 733 1,356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 8.80% 6.18% 5.13%
As % of the System Software category 46.88% 36.60% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,099 616 1,101
10th Percentile £40,400 £37,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +2.80%
75th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +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 3,091 2,003 4,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.76% 16.90% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,251 1,631 3,683
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +2.04%

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 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 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
Thames Valley -2 547 £62,500 +8.70% 86
Hampshire +16 389 £60,000 +20.00% 54
Berkshire +8 337 £65,000 +13.04% 46
East Sussex +33 188 £60,000 - 19
Surrey -8 185 £60,000 - 21
Oxfordshire +6 149 £55,000 - 22
West Sussex +30 71 £70,000 +47.37% 6
Buckinghamshire -22 61 £65,000 +13.04% 18
Kent -3 35 £40,000 -33.33% 9
Sussex - 3 £60,000 -
Home Counties - 2 £90,000 -
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Docker.

1 887 (61.21%) Kubernetes
2 619 (42.72%) DevOps
3 598 (41.27%) AWS
4 592 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
5 572 (39.48%) Azure
6 479 (33.06%) JavaScript
7 426 (29.40%) Microservices
8 412 (28.43%) Software Engineering
9 393 (27.12%) SQL
9 393 (27.12%) .NET
10 390 (26.92%) C#
11 364 (25.12%) Python
11 364 (25.12%) Git (software)
12 350 (24.15%) React
13 339 (23.40%) Linux
14 336 (23.19%) Java
15 333 (22.98%) Terraform
16 266 (18.36%) Jenkins
17 251 (17.32%) Scrum
17 251 (17.32%) Full Stack Development
18 249 (17.18%) Degree
19 241 (16.63%) .NET Core
20 226 (15.60%) Finance
21 218 (15.04%) AngularJS
22 211 (14.56%) Ansible
23 208 (14.35%) Social Skills
24 204 (14.08%) TDD
25 201 (13.87%) Test Automation
26 196 (13.53%) Computer Science
27 193 (13.32%) GCP

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 74 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
2 47 (3.24%) Confluence
3 32 (2.21%) Apache
4 21 (1.45%) nginx
4 21 (1.45%) OpenStack
5 19 (1.31%) Cloud Foundry
6 18 (1.24%) Apache Solr
7 17 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.04%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.83%) WordPress
10 7 (0.48%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.41%) JBoss
11 6 (0.41%) Jupyter
12 4 (0.28%) CMS
12 4 (0.28%) GemFire
13 3 (0.21%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.14%) IIS
14 2 (0.14%) Liferay
14 2 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (0.41%) Figma
2 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.35%) Sketch
3 1 (0.069%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.069%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 598 (41.27%) AWS
2 572 (39.48%) Azure
3 193 (13.32%) GCP
4 161 (11.11%) GitHub
5 145 (10.01%) SaaS
6 77 (5.31%) Serverless
7 75 (5.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 75 (5.18%) Cloud Computing
8 54 (3.73%) PaaS
9 53 (3.66%) IaaS
10 43 (2.97%) Amazon S3
11 41 (2.83%) Azure Service Bus
12 40 (2.76%) AWS Lambda
13 38 (2.62%) Amazon SQS
14 35 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
15 34 (2.35%) Azure ExpressRoute
16 28 (1.93%) IBM Cloud
16 28 (1.93%) npm
17 27 (1.86%) Azure Storage
18 25 (1.73%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.45%) Firewall
2 40 (2.76%) DNS
3 39 (2.69%) Internet
4 26 (1.79%) VPN
5 16 (1.10%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.04%) HTTP
6 15 (1.04%) IPsec
7 14 (0.97%) BGP
7 14 (0.97%) Network Security
8 10 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (0.69%) DMZ
8 10 (0.69%) SMTP
9 9 (0.62%) Wireshark
10 8 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.48%) SSL
12 6 (0.41%) SSH
13 5 (0.35%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.35%) MQTT
13 5 (0.35%) WAN
14 4 (0.28%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (13.25%) NoSQL
2 134 (9.25%) Big Data
3 119 (8.21%) MySQL
4 111 (7.66%) PostgreSQL
5 96 (6.63%) SQL Server
6 95 (6.56%) MongoDB
7 71 (4.90%) Redis
8 32 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
9 28 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (1.93%) Relational Database
10 26 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 24 (1.66%) MariaDB
12 21 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
13 19 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (1.10%) Neo4j
15 15 (1.04%) GIS
16 13 (0.90%) Data Lake
16 13 (0.90%) Hadoop
17 12 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (0.83%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 364 (25.12%) Git (software)
2 266 (18.36%) Jenkins
3 103 (7.11%) JIRA
4 98 (6.76%) GitLab
5 91 (6.28%) Selenium
6 68 (4.69%) Bitbucket
7 30 (2.07%) Maven
8 28 (1.93%) Moq
9 26 (1.79%) Cucumber
10 25 (1.73%) Cypress.io
11 24 (1.66%) SpecFlow
11 24 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
13 20 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
14 19 (1.31%) Gradle
14 19 (1.31%) NUnit
14 19 (1.31%) TeamCity
15 18 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (1.10%) webpack
17 15 (1.04%) JMeter
General
1 226 (15.60%) Finance
2 208 (14.35%) Social Skills
3 65 (4.49%) Law
4 55 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 43 (2.97%) Marketing
7 37 (2.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 31 (2.14%) Banking
9 26 (1.79%) Public Sector
9 26 (1.79%) Retail
10 25 (1.73%) Games
11 24 (1.66%) Automotive
12 19 (1.31%) Organisational Skills
13 14 (0.97%) Electronics
14 12 (0.83%) Billing
15 11 (0.76%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.28%) Aerospace
19 2 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 738 (50.93%) Developer
2 244 (16.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 235 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 120 (8.28%) Java Developer
5 117 (8.07%) .NET Developer
6 110 (7.59%) Software Engineer
7 94 (6.49%) Software Developer
8 78 (5.38%) C# Developer
8 78 (5.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 75 (5.18%) Senior DevOps
9 75 (5.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 72 (4.97%) Architect
11 68 (4.69%) Python Developer
12 62 (4.28%) Full Stack Developer
13 58 (4.00%) Lead Developer
14 45 (3.11%) Cloud Engineer
14 45 (3.11%) Consultant
14 45 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
15 40 (2.76%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 39 (2.69%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (27.12%) .NET
2 350 (24.15%) React
3 241 (16.63%) .NET Core
4 218 (15.04%) AngularJS
5 181 (12.49%) REST
6 175 (12.08%) Node.js
7 164 (11.32%) Vue.js
8 157 (10.84%) CSS
8 157 (10.84%) HTML
9 141 (9.73%) Spring
10 124 (8.56%) RESTful
11 120 (8.28%) RabbitMQ
12 96 (6.63%) Web Services
13 88 (6.07%) Kafka
14 80 (5.52%) .NET Framework
15 77 (5.31%) ASP.NET
16 59 (4.07%) CSS3
17 58 (4.00%) HTML5
18 56 (3.86%) GraphQL
19 55 (3.80%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 93 (6.42%) Greenfield Project
2 74 (5.11%) User Experience
3 40 (2.76%) Mobile App
4 32 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
5 31 (2.14%) Algorithms
6 30 (2.07%) Public Cloud
7 27 (1.86%) Cloud Native
8 24 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 20 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
9 20 (1.38%) Virtual Team
10 18 (1.24%) iPhone
11 16 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
13 11 (0.76%) Wiki
14 9 (0.62%) Management Information System
14 9 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
15 8 (0.55%) Cybercrime
15 8 (0.55%) Legacy Systems
16 7 (0.48%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 339 (23.40%) Linux
2 85 (5.87%) Windows
3 52 (3.59%) Android
4 34 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 33 (2.28%) Unix
6 31 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (1.86%) VMS
8 21 (1.45%) CentOS
9 15 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.97%) Fedora
10 14 (0.97%) Ubuntu
10 14 (0.97%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.90%) Windows 7
12 12 (0.83%) Windows Server
13 8 (0.55%) Alpine Linux
14 7 (0.48%) SUSE
15 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2016
16 5 (0.35%) Debian
17 3 (0.21%) Solaris
17 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (42.72%) DevOps
2 592 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
3 426 (29.40%) Microservices
4 412 (28.43%) Software Engineering
5 251 (17.32%) Full Stack Development
5 251 (17.32%) Scrum
6 204 (14.08%) TDD
7 201 (13.87%) Test Automation
8 196 (13.53%) Computer Science
9 177 (12.22%) Machine Learning
10 162 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
11 149 (10.28%) Infrastructure as Code
12 148 (10.21%) Mentoring
13 139 (9.59%) Artificial Intelligence
14 124 (8.56%) Front End Development
15 113 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
16 106 (7.32%) Fintech
17 105 (7.25%) Open Source
18 94 (6.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 93 (6.42%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 479 (33.06%) JavaScript
2 393 (27.12%) SQL
3 390 (26.92%) C#
4 364 (25.12%) Python
5 336 (23.19%) Java
6 148 (10.21%) PHP
7 134 (9.25%) Bash Shell
8 120 (8.28%) Go
9 102 (7.04%) TypeScript
10 89 (6.14%) Ruby
11 84 (5.80%) C++
12 73 (5.04%) PowerShell
13 40 (2.76%) C
14 36 (2.48%) Java 8
15 35 (2.42%) Groovy
16 34 (2.35%) Shell Script
17 29 (2.00%) ES6
18 20 (1.38%) Java 11
19 17 (1.17%) Objective-C
19 17 (1.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 249 (17.18%) Degree
2 113 (7.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 105 (7.25%) Security Cleared
4 72 (4.97%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.04%) AWS Certification
6 13 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
7 12 (0.83%) PhD
8 11 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.62%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.48%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.48%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.41%) ISEB
12 5 (0.35%) OCP
12 5 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.28%) RHCE
14 3 (0.21%) RHCSA
15 2 (0.14%) CCSP
15 2 (0.14%) DBS Check
15 2 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 1 (0.069%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.04%) QA
2 13 (0.90%) GDPR
3 10 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.14%) Accessibility
System Software
1 39 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (0.48%) KVM
6 6 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.28%) HDFS
7 4 (0.28%) Postfix
8 3 (0.21%) iptables
8 3 (0.21%) vSphere
9 2 (0.14%) LXC
9 2 (0.14%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.14%) Xen
10 1 (0.069%) Firmware
10 1 (0.069%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.069%) NFS
10 1 (0.069%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 887 (61.21%) Kubernetes
2 333 (22.98%) Terraform
3 211 (14.56%) Ansible
4 83 (5.73%) Puppet
5 35 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (1.79%) Grafana
7 22 (1.52%) Prometheus
8 13 (0.90%) Packer
9 9 (0.62%) Consul
10 7 (0.48%) Rancher
11 6 (0.41%) Kubeflow
12 5 (0.35%) Graphite
13 4 (0.28%) Argo
13 4 (0.28%) Graylog
13 4 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (0.28%) Icinga
14 3 (0.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 3 (0.21%) Apache Brooklyn
14 3 (0.21%) Docker Swarm
15 2 (0.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 75 (5.18%) Google
2 69 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 47 (3.24%) VMware
4 44 (3.04%) Oracle
5 32 (2.21%) IBM
6 21 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 16 (1.10%) Apple
8 14 (0.97%) Xamarin
9 13 (0.90%) Red Hat
10 12 (0.83%) SAP
11 7 (0.48%) Zend
12 6 (0.41%) Sage
12 6 (0.41%) Splunk
13 5 (0.35%) Okta
13 5 (0.35%) Xceptor
14 4 (0.28%) Adobe
14 4 (0.28%) Cisco
14 4 (0.28%) HP
14 4 (0.28%) Spotify
15 3 (0.21%) Salesforce.com