Period
to 6 May 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 6 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > South East
6 months to
6 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 24 50 64
Rank change year-on-year +26 +14 +59
Permanent jobs citing Docker 1,161 953 1,199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 8.91% 5.14% 4.55%
As % of the System Software category 47.45% 32.77% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 972 793 912
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,000 £36,325
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 2,447 2,908 4,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.77% 15.68% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,956 2,376 3,427
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,521 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +19 490 £60,000 +4.35% 109
Berkshire +29 314 £62,500 +2.04% 57
Hampshire +26 286 £52,500 +10.53% 57
Surrey +10 158 £60,000 - 39
East Sussex +34 140 £60,000 +2.13% 15
Oxfordshire +12 123 £52,500 -4.55% 36
West Sussex +33 64 £70,000 +33.33% 11
Buckinghamshire +6 53 £62,500 +8.70% 16
Kent +16 17 £37,500 -37.50% 11
Home Counties - 4 £72,500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £65,000 -
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 700 (60.29%) Kubernetes
2 490 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
3 471 (40.57%) DevOps
4 449 (38.67%) AWS
5 444 (38.24%) Azure
6 367 (31.61%) JavaScript
7 363 (31.27%) Software Engineering
8 342 (29.46%) C#
9 329 (28.34%) Microservices
10 326 (28.08%) .NET
11 322 (27.73%) SQL
12 308 (26.53%) Git (software)
13 280 (24.12%) Python
14 271 (23.34%) Linux
15 270 (23.26%) React
16 267 (23.00%) Java
17 237 (20.41%) Terraform
18 210 (18.09%) Degree
19 199 (17.14%) .NET Core
20 194 (16.71%) TDD
21 192 (16.54%) Scrum
22 176 (15.16%) Finance
23 173 (14.90%) Ansible
24 170 (14.64%) Jenkins
25 167 (14.38%) GCP
26 164 (14.13%) AngularJS
27 162 (13.95%) Computer Science
28 152 (13.09%) Node.js
29 149 (12.83%) Test Automation
30 146 (12.58%) REST

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 44 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (3.53%) Apache
3 33 (2.84%) Confluence
4 22 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 19 (1.64%) nginx
6 18 (1.55%) OpenStack
7 17 (1.46%) JBoss
8 16 (1.38%) Apache Spark
9 14 (1.21%) IIS
10 11 (0.95%) WebLogic
11 9 (0.78%) WordPress
12 7 (0.60%) CMS
13 6 (0.52%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.52%) Drupal
14 4 (0.34%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.34%) GemFire
14 4 (0.34%) Liferay
15 3 (0.26%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.26%) WildFly
16 2 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 9 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.086%) Sketch
2 1 (0.086%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 449 (38.67%) AWS
2 444 (38.24%) Azure
3 167 (14.38%) GCP
4 100 (8.61%) SaaS
5 79 (6.80%) GitHub
6 58 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 41 (3.53%) IaaS
8 38 (3.27%) PaaS
8 38 (3.27%) Serverless
9 37 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
10 30 (2.58%) OpenShift
11 29 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
12 28 (2.41%) Google Play
13 27 (2.33%) Amazon S3
14 26 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
15 25 (2.15%) IBM Cloud
16 22 (1.89%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 20 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
17 20 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
17 20 (1.72%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.27%) TCP/IP
2 33 (2.84%) Firewall
3 24 (2.07%) DNS
4 22 (1.89%) HTTP
5 17 (1.46%) Internet
6 15 (1.29%) DMZ
7 12 (1.03%) WAN
8 11 (0.95%) HTTPS
8 11 (0.95%) Network Security
8 11 (0.95%) Wireshark
9 9 (0.78%) LAN
9 9 (0.78%) SSL
10 6 (0.52%) H.323
10 6 (0.52%) SMTP
11 5 (0.43%) SAN
11 5 (0.43%) VPN
12 4 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (0.17%) 5G
13 2 (0.17%) DHCP
13 2 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (10.85%) NoSQL
2 96 (8.27%) PostgreSQL
3 87 (7.49%) MySQL
4 83 (7.15%) SQL Server
5 61 (5.25%) MongoDB
6 47 (4.05%) Big Data
7 43 (3.70%) Redis
8 22 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
9 19 (1.64%) MariaDB
10 18 (1.55%) Neo4j
10 18 (1.55%) Relational Database
11 17 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 17 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
13 12 (1.03%) Hadoop
14 8 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.52%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.52%) GIS
16 4 (0.34%) HBase
Development Applications
1 308 (26.53%) Git (software)
2 170 (14.64%) Jenkins
3 86 (7.41%) Selenium
4 80 (6.89%) GitLab
5 52 (4.48%) JIRA
6 51 (4.39%) Bitbucket
7 38 (3.27%) TeamCity
8 28 (2.41%) Maven
9 26 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 26 (2.24%) SpecFlow
10 21 (1.81%) Gradle
11 20 (1.72%) Eclipse
12 18 (1.55%) IntelliJ
12 18 (1.55%) JUnit
13 16 (1.38%) Moq
14 15 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
14 15 (1.29%) Vagrant
15 14 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
16 13 (1.12%) Cypress.io
17 12 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 176 (15.16%) Finance
2 130 (11.20%) Social Skills
3 47 (4.05%) Law
4 43 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 41 (3.53%) Public Sector
6 28 (2.41%) Games
6 28 (2.41%) Marketing
7 20 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (1.46%) Billing
9 11 (0.95%) Banking
10 10 (0.86%) Electronics
11 9 (0.78%) Automotive
11 9 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.69%) Retail
13 4 (0.34%) Local Government
14 3 (0.26%) Organisational Skills
14 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.086%) Military
15 1 (0.086%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 586 (50.47%) Developer
2 198 (17.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 190 (16.37%) Senior Developer
4 105 (9.04%) .NET Developer
5 91 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 88 (7.58%) Software Developer
7 84 (7.24%) Software Engineer
8 69 (5.94%) C# Developer
9 64 (5.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 53 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
11 52 (4.48%) Cloud Engineer
12 49 (4.22%) Senior DevOps
12 49 (4.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 47 (4.05%) Python Developer
14 44 (3.79%) Ruby Developer
15 41 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
16 40 (3.45%) Senior Ruby Developer
17 39 (3.36%) Site Reliability Engineer
18 37 (3.19%) Mobile Developer
19 35 (3.01%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (28.08%) .NET
2 270 (23.26%) React
3 199 (17.14%) .NET Core
4 164 (14.13%) AngularJS
5 152 (13.09%) Node.js
6 146 (12.58%) CSS
6 146 (12.58%) REST
7 138 (11.89%) Vue.js
8 137 (11.80%) HTML
9 116 (9.99%) Spring
10 88 (7.58%) Kafka
11 81 (6.98%) .NET Framework
12 79 (6.80%) RESTful
13 69 (5.94%) RabbitMQ
14 60 (5.17%) ASP.NET
15 58 (5.00%) Web Services
16 51 (4.39%) Spring Boot
17 49 (4.22%) Hibernate
17 49 (4.22%) HTML5
17 49 (4.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 68 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
2 46 (3.96%) Mobile App
3 35 (3.01%) User Experience
4 31 (2.67%) Public Cloud
5 25 (2.15%) Algorithms
6 21 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
7 19 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.29%) Private Cloud
8 15 (1.29%) Renewable Energy
8 15 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
9 13 (1.12%) iPhone
10 11 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (0.52%) Cloud Native
12 6 (0.52%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.52%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.52%) Over-the-Top Content
13 5 (0.43%) BYOD
13 5 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 271 (23.34%) Linux
2 85 (7.32%) Windows
3 59 (5.08%) Android
4 50 (4.31%) Unix
5 46 (3.96%) Apple iOS
6 31 (2.67%) Windows Server
7 28 (2.41%) CentOS
8 18 (1.55%) Ubuntu
9 17 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.69%) Windows 10
11 8 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
12 6 (0.52%) Debian
12 6 (0.52%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.43%) VMS
14 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
15 2 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.17%) Solaris
16 1 (0.086%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (42.20%) Agile Software Development
2 471 (40.57%) DevOps
3 363 (31.27%) Software Engineering
4 329 (28.34%) Microservices
5 194 (16.71%) TDD
6 192 (16.54%) Scrum
7 162 (13.95%) Computer Science
8 149 (12.83%) Test Automation
9 124 (10.68%) Mentoring
10 122 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
11 120 (10.34%) Machine Learning
12 100 (8.61%) Front End Development
13 99 (8.53%) OOP
14 96 (8.27%) Artificial Intelligence
15 91 (7.84%) Fintech
15 91 (7.84%) Infrastructure as Code
16 83 (7.15%) Continuous Delivery
17 81 (6.98%) API Development
18 75 (6.46%) Configuration Management
18 75 (6.46%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 367 (31.61%) JavaScript
2 342 (29.46%) C#
3 322 (27.73%) SQL
4 280 (24.12%) Python
5 267 (23.00%) Java
6 104 (8.96%) PHP
7 90 (7.75%) TypeScript
8 89 (7.67%) C++
9 87 (7.49%) Bash Shell
10 85 (7.32%) Ruby
11 80 (6.89%) Go
12 79 (6.80%) PowerShell
13 32 (2.76%) C
14 28 (2.41%) Groovy
15 26 (2.24%) ES6
16 25 (2.15%) Objective-C
17 19 (1.64%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.21%) Java 8
19 12 (1.03%) Scala
20 7 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 210 (18.09%) Degree
2 97 (8.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 75 (6.46%) Security Cleared
4 44 (3.79%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.03%) AWS Certification
5 12 (1.03%) PhD
6 10 (0.86%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (0.78%) TOGAF Certification
8 8 (0.69%) ISEB
9 5 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.34%) OCP
10 4 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.26%) RHCE
11 3 (0.26%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.17%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.086%) CCNP
13 1 (0.086%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.25%) QA
2 4 (0.34%) GDPR
2 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.86%) vSphere
5 7 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.60%) KVM
6 5 (0.43%) Postfix
6 5 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.34%) HDFS
8 3 (0.26%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.17%) iptables
9 2 (0.17%) LXC
9 2 (0.17%) pfSense
9 2 (0.17%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.17%) Varnish
9 2 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 700 (60.29%) Kubernetes
2 237 (20.41%) Terraform
3 173 (14.90%) Ansible
4 93 (8.01%) Puppet
5 31 (2.67%) Grafana
6 29 (2.50%) Prometheus
7 27 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (1.21%) Packer
9 13 (1.12%) Consul
10 8 (0.69%) Graylog
10 8 (0.69%) Icinga
11 7 (0.60%) Argo
11 7 (0.60%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.43%) Graphite
13 4 (0.34%) Kubeflow
14 3 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (0.26%) vRealize
15 2 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
15 2 (0.17%) Opsview
15 2 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 90 (7.75%) Google
2 56 (4.82%) VMware
3 48 (4.13%) Microsoft
4 30 (2.58%) Oracle
5 26 (2.24%) IBM
6 25 (2.15%) Apple
7 20 (1.72%) Xamarin
8 18 (1.55%) Atlassian
9 15 (1.29%) Red Hat
10 11 (0.95%) Adobe
11 9 (0.78%) SAP
11 9 (0.78%) Xceptor
12 6 (0.52%) Cisco
12 6 (0.52%) HP
12 6 (0.52%) New Relic
12 6 (0.52%) webMethods
13 5 (0.43%) Sage
13 5 (0.43%) Veracode
13 5 (0.43%) Zend
14 4 (0.34%) Spotify