Period
to 26 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 52 78
Rank change year-on-year +25 +26 +89
Permanent jobs citing Docker 2,119 3,730 3,408
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 7.69% 4.80% 3.68%
As % of the System Software category 41.91% 28.47% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,232 3,403 3,005
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £71,250
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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5,056 13,101 13,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 18.35% 16.85% 14.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,184 10,771 10,754
Median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - +8.97%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the UK excluding London

Docker
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Docker in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Docker in the UK excluding London

Docker
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Docker in the UK excluding London

Docker
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 26 October 2020. 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
South East +14 608 £60,000 +4.35% 157
North of England +30 575 £52,500 - 189
South West +25 350 £50,000 -9.09% 109
North West +32 288 £55,000 +4.76% 111
Yorkshire +19 242 £52,500 +5.00% 68
Midlands +42 233 £52,500 +5.00% 94
West Midlands +60 184 £52,500 - 62
East of England +55 143 £55,000 - 51
Scotland +15 125 £50,000 +5.26% 39
Wales +27 67 £47,500 +15.15% 21
East Midlands +4 49 £45,000 -5.26% 32
North East +45 44 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Northern Ireland +25 22 £55,000 -12.00% 7
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Docker.

1 1,169 (55.17%) Kubernetes
2 1,075 (50.73%) DevOps
3 933 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
4 909 (42.90%) AWS
5 702 (33.13%) Python
6 696 (32.85%) JavaScript
7 688 (32.47%) Linux
8 654 (30.86%) Azure
9 532 (25.11%) Microservices
10 513 (24.21%) Terraform
11 508 (23.97%) Ansible
12 497 (23.45%) Software Engineering
13 485 (22.89%) Git (software)
14 471 (22.23%) Jenkins
15 468 (22.09%) Java
16 459 (21.66%) SQL
17 452 (21.33%) C#
18 429 (20.25%) .NET
19 377 (17.79%) Scrum
20 345 (16.28%) React
21 332 (15.67%) TDD
22 322 (15.20%) Puppet
23 321 (15.15%) AngularJS
24 319 (15.05%) Node.js
25 317 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
26 289 (13.64%) CSS
27 282 (13.31%) HTML
28 273 (12.88%) Finance
29 268 (12.65%) .NET Core
30 261 (12.32%) PHP

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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
1 119 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
2 104 (4.91%) Confluence
3 77 (3.63%) Apache
4 41 (1.93%) Apache Spark
5 33 (1.56%) nginx
6 22 (1.04%) OpenStack
7 21 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 21 (0.99%) Tomcat
8 20 (0.94%) JBoss
9 17 (0.80%) IIS
10 13 (0.61%) CMS
11 12 (0.57%) GlassFish
11 12 (0.57%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.52%) WordPress
13 6 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.28%) ColdFusion
13 6 (0.28%) Site Server
14 5 (0.24%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.24%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.19%) Sketch
3 2 (0.094%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.047%) GIMP
4 1 (0.047%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (0.24%) Magento
2 5 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.094%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.094%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.047%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.047%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 909 (42.90%) AWS
2 654 (30.86%) Azure
3 239 (11.28%) GCP
4 182 (8.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 153 (7.22%) SaaS
6 143 (6.75%) Serverless
7 102 (4.81%) GitHub
8 96 (4.53%) AWS Lambda
9 87 (4.11%) OpenShift
10 73 (3.45%) IaaS
11 70 (3.30%) PaaS
12 59 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
13 54 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
14 48 (2.27%) Amazon EKS
15 44 (2.08%) Amazon S3
16 43 (2.03%) Amazon ECS
17 35 (1.65%) Office 365
18 34 (1.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 34 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 29 (1.37%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.31%) Firewall
2 34 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 33 (1.56%) HTTP
4 29 (1.37%) VPN
5 18 (0.85%) DNS
6 17 (0.80%) Internet
7 12 (0.57%) Network Security
7 12 (0.57%) WAN
8 11 (0.52%) AMQP
8 11 (0.52%) LAN
8 11 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
9 10 (0.47%) SSL
10 9 (0.42%) CTI
10 9 (0.42%) SAN
11 8 (0.38%) H.323
11 8 (0.38%) NetScaler
11 8 (0.38%) SSH
12 7 (0.33%) Broadband
12 7 (0.33%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.28%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 206 (9.72%) MySQL
3 204 (9.63%) NoSQL
4 182 (8.59%) MongoDB
5 175 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
6 91 (4.29%) Redis
7 74 (3.49%) Relational Database
8 72 (3.40%) Big Data
9 50 (2.36%) Hadoop
10 40 (1.89%) MariaDB
11 39 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
12 37 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 35 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
14 32 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
15 28 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
16 27 (1.27%) InterSystems Cache
17 19 (0.90%) Cosmos DB
18 17 (0.80%) Data Lake
18 17 (0.80%) Oracle Database
19 16 (0.76%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 485 (22.89%) Git (software)
2 471 (22.23%) Jenkins
3 189 (8.92%) JIRA
4 118 (5.57%) GitLab
4 118 (5.57%) Selenium
5 95 (4.48%) TeamCity
6 70 (3.30%) Bitbucket
7 60 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 51 (2.41%) Cucumber
9 50 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
10 49 (2.31%) JUnit
11 46 (2.17%) Maven
12 36 (1.70%) CircleCI
12 36 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 33 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
14 32 (1.51%) PHPUnit
15 30 (1.42%) Subversion
16 29 (1.37%) Travis CI
17 28 (1.32%) Mockito
18 27 (1.27%) Artifactory
General
1 273 (12.88%) Finance
2 58 (2.74%) Games
2 58 (2.74%) Public Sector
3 55 (2.60%) Marketing
4 42 (1.98%) Law
5 41 (1.93%) Retail
6 33 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 28 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 27 (1.27%) Banking
9 17 (0.80%) Electronics
10 13 (0.61%) Legal
11 12 (0.57%) Advertising
12 10 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.38%) Publishing
14 6 (0.28%) Back Office
14 6 (0.28%) Digital Economy
14 6 (0.28%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.28%) Local Government
15 5 (0.24%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.094%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 863 (40.73%) Developer
2 489 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 255 (12.03%) Software Engineer
4 213 (10.05%) Senior Developer
5 183 (8.64%) AWS Engineer
6 152 (7.17%) AWS DevOps
7 140 (6.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 137 (6.47%) Java Developer
9 132 (6.23%) Software Developer
10 130 (6.13%) .NET Developer
11 124 (5.85%) Python Developer
12 123 (5.80%) PHP Developer
13 88 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
14 80 (3.78%) Full Stack Developer
15 77 (3.63%) Architect
15 77 (3.63%) C# Developer
15 77 (3.63%) Senior DevOps
16 75 (3.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 71 (3.35%) Linux Engineer
18 70 (3.30%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (20.25%) .NET
2 345 (16.28%) React
3 321 (15.15%) AngularJS
4 319 (15.05%) Node.js
5 289 (13.64%) CSS
6 282 (13.31%) HTML
7 268 (12.65%) .NET Core
8 232 (10.95%) REST
9 196 (9.25%) Vue.js
10 172 (8.12%) Spring
11 147 (6.94%) Kafka
12 135 (6.37%) Web Services
13 125 (5.90%) Laravel
14 122 (5.76%) RabbitMQ
15 119 (5.62%) .NET Framework
16 113 (5.33%) RESTful
17 94 (4.44%) Spring Boot
18 86 (4.06%) HTML5
19 80 (3.78%) Redux
20 74 (3.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 100 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
2 88 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (3.21%) Cloud Native
4 61 (2.88%) Public Cloud
5 53 (2.50%) User Experience
6 43 (2.03%) Data Centre
7 39 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 37 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 36 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
10 24 (1.13%) Enterprise Cloud
10 24 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
11 22 (1.04%) Blog
12 21 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
14 17 (0.80%) NHS
15 16 (0.76%) Cyberattack
15 16 (0.76%) PKI
15 16 (0.76%) Private Cloud
16 14 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
16 14 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 688 (32.47%) Linux
2 204 (9.63%) Windows
3 97 (4.58%) CentOS
4 90 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 72 (3.40%) Unix
6 59 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 41 (1.93%) Ubuntu
8 21 (0.99%) Debian
9 16 (0.76%) Android
10 13 (0.61%) AIX
10 13 (0.61%) Solaris
11 9 (0.42%) Apple iOS
11 9 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.38%) CoreOS
12 8 (0.38%) Fedora
12 8 (0.38%) Mesosphere
12 8 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2016
14 3 (0.14%) FreeBSD
14 3 (0.14%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,075 (50.73%) DevOps
2 933 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
3 532 (25.11%) Microservices
4 497 (23.45%) Software Engineering
5 377 (17.79%) Scrum
6 332 (15.67%) TDD
7 317 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
8 220 (10.38%) Infrastructure as Code
9 198 (9.34%) Test Automation
10 197 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
11 192 (9.06%) Mentoring
12 173 (8.16%) Open Source
13 147 (6.94%) Configuration Management
14 140 (6.61%) Machine Learning
15 139 (6.56%) MVC
16 134 (6.32%) Unit Testing
17 132 (6.23%) OO
18 130 (6.13%) Migration
19 128 (6.04%) Analytics
19 128 (6.04%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 702 (33.13%) Python
2 696 (32.85%) JavaScript
3 468 (22.09%) Java
4 459 (21.66%) SQL
5 452 (21.33%) C#
6 261 (12.32%) PHP
7 253 (11.94%) Bash Shell
8 170 (8.02%) TypeScript
9 159 (7.50%) Go
10 158 (7.46%) PowerShell
11 135 (6.37%) C++
12 125 (5.90%) Ruby
13 61 (2.88%) Java 8
14 60 (2.83%) C
15 50 (2.36%) Shell Script
16 48 (2.27%) Scala
17 32 (1.51%) Groovy
17 32 (1.51%) Perl
18 27 (1.27%) Rust
19 26 (1.23%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 195 (9.20%) Degree
2 90 (4.25%) Security Cleared
3 71 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 48 (2.27%) AWS Certification
5 46 (2.17%) DV Cleared
6 37 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 22 (1.04%) PhD
8 14 (0.66%) ISTQB
8 14 (0.66%) RHCE
9 9 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.38%) CCNA
10 8 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.38%) ISEB
10 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.33%) CCNP
11 7 (0.33%) MCSE
12 4 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.094%) CISSP
13 2 (0.094%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.094%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (3.87%) QA
2 27 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.18%) SLA
4 19 (0.90%) NIST
5 13 (0.61%) NIST 800
6 12 (0.57%) NCSC
7 9 (0.42%) GDPR
8 6 (0.28%) PMO
9 5 (0.24%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.094%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.094%) IEC 62304
11 2 (0.094%) ISO 13485
11 2 (0.094%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.094%) WCAG
System Software
1 88 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 38 (1.79%) Hyper-V
4 24 (1.13%) VirtualBox
5 21 (0.99%) vSphere
6 15 (0.71%) KVM
7 13 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (0.61%) Xen
8 12 (0.57%) GlusterFS
9 9 (0.42%) LXC
10 8 (0.38%) Ceph
10 8 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.38%) XenApp
10 8 (0.38%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.28%) Gluster
12 5 (0.24%) Firmware
12 5 (0.24%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.14%) HDFS
13 3 (0.14%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1,169 (55.17%) Kubernetes
2 513 (24.21%) Terraform
3 508 (23.97%) Ansible
4 322 (15.20%) Puppet
5 261 (12.32%) Opscode Chef
6 55 (2.60%) Prometheus
7 32 (1.51%) Grafana
8 23 (1.09%) Nagios
9 20 (0.94%) Packer
10 18 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
11 15 (0.71%) Consul
12 13 (0.61%) logstash
13 11 (0.52%) HAProxy
14 10 (0.47%) Kibana
14 10 (0.47%) Mesos
14 10 (0.47%) MIIS
15 9 (0.42%) Istio
15 9 (0.42%) Proxmox
15 9 (0.42%) Rancher
15 9 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 177 (8.35%) Microsoft
2 149 (7.03%) VMware
3 134 (6.32%) Google
4 99 (4.67%) Red Hat
5 70 (3.30%) Oracle
6 49 (2.31%) Splunk
7 46 (2.17%) Cisco
8 39 (1.84%) New Relic
9 37 (1.75%) SaltStack
10 34 (1.60%) IBM
11 28 (1.32%) Atlassian
11 28 (1.32%) Zend
12 18 (0.85%) Dynatrace
13 17 (0.80%) SAP
14 15 (0.71%) CheckPoint
15 13 (0.61%) Teradata
16 10 (0.47%) AppDynamics
17 9 (0.42%) Ariba
17 9 (0.42%) F5
18 8 (0.38%) Intel