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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 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 33 26 31
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 +23
Permanent jobs citing Docker 5,594 4,923 2,356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 7.41% 8.24% 6.83%
As % of the System Software category 47.19% 44.91% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,310 3,637 1,967
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +9.52% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £71,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -

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 11,855 10,961 6,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 15.71% 18.36% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8,319 8,330 5,008
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £34,065 £34,000 £33,750
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 £63,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +0.91% +2.80% +7.00%

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 16 August 2022.

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 16 August 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
South East -2 1,687 £70,000 +16.67% 107
North of England -11 1,446 £62,500 +8.70% 168
South West -7 738 £65,000 +30.00% 102
North West -13 702 £65,000 +8.33% 89
Scotland +13 601 £60,000 +9.09% 44
Yorkshire -11 580 £60,000 +4.35% 52
Midlands -45 454 £70,000 +16.67% 65
East of England +7 400 £62,500 +8.70% 58
West Midlands -60 299 £67,500 +12.50% 35
Wales -4 169 £55,000 +22.22% 11
North East +5 165 £65,000 +36.84% 27
East Midlands -19 155 £70,000 +36.59% 30
Northern Ireland +25 140 £52,500 -30.00% 7
Isle of Man +15 6 £60,000 +15.38%
Docker
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Docker.

1 3,258 (58.24%) Kubernetes
2 2,931 (52.40%) Agile
3 2,632 (47.05%) Software Engineering
4 2,586 (46.23%) AWS
5 2,501 (44.71%) DevOps
6 2,484 (44.40%) Azure
7 2,250 (40.22%) Java
8 2,076 (37.11%) JavaScript
9 1,837 (32.84%) Git (software)
10 1,756 (31.39%) CI/CD
11 1,724 (30.82%) SQL
12 1,683 (30.09%) .NET
13 1,562 (27.92%) Python
14 1,508 (26.96%) Go
15 1,346 (24.06%) Linux
16 1,339 (23.94%) Node.js
17 1,326 (23.70%) React
18 1,318 (23.56%) Finance
19 1,279 (22.86%) Microservices
20 1,272 (22.74%) C#
21 1,198 (21.42%) AngularJS
22 1,129 (20.18%) Social Skills
23 1,114 (19.91%) Jenkins
24 1,103 (19.72%) CSS
25 1,063 (19.00%) HTML
26 1,034 (18.48%) NoSQL
27 1,011 (18.07%) Terraform
28 981 (17.54%) Full Stack Development
29 949 (16.96%) Containerisation
30 899 (16.07%) Ansible

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
1 189 (3.38%) Apache
2 169 (3.02%) Confluence
3 141 (2.52%) Apache Spark
4 96 (1.72%) OpenStack
5 85 (1.52%) Tomcat
6 51 (0.91%) CMS
6 51 (0.91%) IIS
7 50 (0.89%) nginx
8 44 (0.79%) JBoss
9 38 (0.68%) Apache Airflow
10 35 (0.63%) WebSphere
11 32 (0.57%) WordPress
12 28 (0.50%) Drupal
13 26 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
14 20 (0.36%) SharePoint
15 19 (0.34%) WebLogic
16 16 (0.29%) IBM Domino
17 13 (0.23%) GlassFish
18 12 (0.21%) Jupyter
18 12 (0.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 11 (0.20%) Simulink
4 10 (0.18%) Campfire
5 7 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.072%) GIMP
7 3 (0.054%) Sketch
8 2 (0.036%) Adobe XD
8 2 (0.036%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.036%) Pixelmator
9 1 (0.018%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.018%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.018%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.018%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.054%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.036%) Eikon
5 2 (0.036%) Magento
6 1 (0.018%) Maximo
6 1 (0.018%) Odoo
6 1 (0.018%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.018%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.018%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2,586 (46.23%) AWS
2 2,484 (44.40%) Azure
3 676 (12.08%) GCP
4 661 (11.82%) Azure DevOps
5 537 (9.60%) Serverless
6 530 (9.47%) SaaS
7 450 (8.04%) GitHub
8 377 (6.74%) OpenShift
9 371 (6.63%) AWS Lambda
10 329 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
11 172 (3.07%) Amazon SQS
12 162 (2.90%) Amazon S3
12 162 (2.90%) Azure AKS
13 159 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
14 158 (2.82%) Amazon Kinesis
15 155 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
16 123 (2.20%) Amazon ECS
17 101 (1.81%) GitHub Actions
18 100 (1.79%) Cloud Functions
19 99 (1.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 632 (11.30%) HTTP
2 577 (10.31%) SSL
3 152 (2.72%) Internet
4 149 (2.66%) Firewall
5 108 (1.93%) DNS
6 65 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 59 (1.05%) Kerberos
8 43 (0.77%) VPN
9 38 (0.68%) AMQP
10 34 (0.61%) Broadband
11 31 (0.55%) Network Security
12 29 (0.52%) MQTT
13 28 (0.50%) DHCP
14 27 (0.48%) LAN
15 23 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
16 22 (0.39%) IPv4
17 21 (0.38%) VLAN
18 19 (0.34%) HTTPS
18 19 (0.34%) VoIP
19 17 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,034 (18.48%) NoSQL
2 591 (10.56%) MySQL
3 545 (9.74%) PostgreSQL
4 414 (7.40%) SQL Server
5 344 (6.15%) MongoDB
6 239 (4.27%) Relational Database
7 232 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
8 224 (4.00%) DynamoDB
9 138 (2.47%) Redis
10 127 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
11 105 (1.88%) Big Data
12 86 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
13 80 (1.43%) Flink
14 79 (1.41%) Hadoop
15 70 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
16 52 (0.93%) MariaDB
17 48 (0.86%) Amazon Athena
18 40 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (0.63%) Oracle Database
20 31 (0.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1,837 (32.84%) Git (software)
2 1,114 (19.91%) Jenkins
3 375 (6.70%) JIRA
4 338 (6.04%) GitLab
5 275 (4.92%) Maven
6 177 (3.16%) Selenium
7 137 (2.45%) Subversion
8 130 (2.32%) TeamCity
9 127 (2.27%) Bitbucket
10 96 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 94 (1.68%) Gradle
12 90 (1.61%) Cucumber
13 85 (1.52%) Ant
13 85 (1.52%) Artifactory
13 85 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
14 79 (1.41%) JUnit
15 66 (1.18%) SpecFlow
16 60 (1.07%) Cypress.io
17 59 (1.05%) CircleCI
18 58 (1.04%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 1,318 (23.56%) Finance
2 1,129 (20.18%) Social Skills
3 673 (12.03%) Marketing
4 392 (7.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 275 (4.92%) Games
6 273 (4.88%) Law
7 271 (4.84%) Banking
8 262 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
9 205 (3.66%) Retail
10 193 (3.45%) Public Sector
11 126 (2.25%) Manufacturing
12 115 (2.06%) Telecoms
13 78 (1.39%) Legal
14 77 (1.38%) Organisational Skills
15 60 (1.07%) Automotive
16 58 (1.04%) Advertising
17 56 (1.00%) Electronics
18 49 (0.88%) Financial Institution
19 34 (0.61%) Documentation Skills
19 34 (0.61%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 2,049 (36.63%) Developer
2 1,547 (27.65%) Software Engineer
3 698 (12.48%) DevOps Engineer
4 372 (6.65%) Senior Developer
5 331 (5.92%) Java Developer
6 304 (5.43%) C# Developer
7 271 (4.84%) Software Developer
8 236 (4.22%) Full Stack Developer
9 235 (4.20%) PHP Developer
10 203 (3.63%) .NET Developer
11 194 (3.47%) Senior Software Engineer
12 175 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
13 166 (2.97%) Java Engineer
14 152 (2.72%) AWS Engineer
15 142 (2.54%) Graduate
16 131 (2.34%) Senior DevOps
16 131 (2.34%) Site Reliability Engineer
17 128 (2.29%) Site Engineer
18 124 (2.22%) Lead Software Engineer
19 121 (2.16%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,683 (30.09%) .NET
2 1,339 (23.94%) Node.js
3 1,326 (23.70%) React
4 1,198 (21.42%) AngularJS
5 1,103 (19.72%) CSS
6 1,063 (19.00%) HTML
7 838 (14.98%) ASP.NET
8 714 (12.76%) .NET Core
9 580 (10.37%) Ruby on Rails
10 569 (10.17%) Angular 2
11 562 (10.05%) RESTful
12 530 (9.47%) Spring
13 479 (8.56%) REST
14 468 (8.37%) Kafka
15 394 (7.04%) Spring Boot
16 339 (6.06%) Vue.js
17 307 (5.49%) .NET Framework
18 262 (4.68%) Web Services
19 257 (4.59%) Laravel
20 225 (4.02%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 341 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
2 273 (4.88%) User Experience
3 271 (4.84%) Virtual Team
4 246 (4.40%) Cloud Native
5 193 (3.45%) Cyberattack
6 187 (3.34%) Algorithms
7 178 (3.18%) Mobile App
8 174 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
9 165 (2.95%) Linux Command Line
10 146 (2.61%) Public Cloud
11 114 (2.04%) Life Science
12 109 (1.95%) Cyber Defence
13 91 (1.63%) Data Centre
14 82 (1.47%) Tandem
15 77 (1.38%) Mobile Payment
16 73 (1.30%) Data Structures
17 61 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
18 58 (1.04%) Management Information System
19 56 (1.00%) Social Media
20 54 (0.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,346 (24.06%) Linux
2 382 (6.83%) Windows
3 309 (5.52%) Unix
4 134 (2.40%) CentOS
5 105 (1.88%) Android
6 88 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 81 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 72 (1.29%) Apple iOS
9 65 (1.16%) Ubuntu
10 48 (0.86%) Mesosphere
11 24 (0.43%) Debian
12 23 (0.41%) AIX
13 17 (0.30%) Windows Server 2016
14 16 (0.29%) VMS
15 15 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (0.25%) Windows Phone
17 13 (0.23%) Mac OS
18 12 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
19 11 (0.20%) Robot Operating System
20 10 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,931 (52.40%) Agile
2 2,632 (47.05%) Software Engineering
3 2,501 (44.71%) DevOps
4 1,756 (31.39%) CI/CD
5 1,279 (22.86%) Microservices
6 981 (17.54%) Full Stack Development
7 949 (16.96%) Containerisation
8 835 (14.93%) MVC
9 804 (14.37%) Test Automation
10 754 (13.48%) Scrum
11 749 (13.39%) Infrastructure as Code
12 723 (12.92%) Web Development
13 685 (12.25%) Continuous Integration
14 650 (11.62%) Mentoring
15 590 (10.55%) Computer Science
16 589 (10.53%) TDD
17 567 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
18 538 (9.62%) Coaching
19 478 (8.54%) Fintech
20 454 (8.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,250 (40.22%) Java
2 2,076 (37.11%) JavaScript
3 1,724 (30.82%) SQL
4 1,562 (27.92%) Python
5 1,508 (26.96%) Go
6 1,272 (22.74%) C#
7 826 (14.77%) Ruby
8 583 (10.42%) TypeScript
9 559 (9.99%) PHP
10 513 (9.17%) Bash
11 393 (7.03%) PowerShell
12 279 (4.99%) C++
13 263 (4.70%) T-SQL
14 216 (3.86%) Kotlin
15 169 (3.02%) Shell Script
16 166 (2.97%) Scala
17 136 (2.43%) ES6
18 131 (2.34%) Perl
19 95 (1.70%) Groovy
20 83 (1.48%) C
Qualifications
1 563 (10.06%) Degree
2 506 (9.05%) Security Cleared
3 250 (4.47%) SC Cleared
4 247 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 77 (1.38%) PhD
6 73 (1.30%) AWS Certification
7 71 (1.27%) DV Cleared
8 65 (1.16%) OCP
8 65 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
9 38 (0.68%) Master's Degree
10 33 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 31 (0.55%) RHCE
12 28 (0.50%) ISTQB
13 21 (0.38%) PMI Certification
14 12 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
14 12 (0.21%) CCA
15 11 (0.20%) AAT
15 11 (0.20%) MCAD
16 9 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 267 (4.77%) QA
2 93 (1.66%) Accessibility
3 49 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 40 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (0.45%) SLA
7 14 (0.25%) SOC 1
7 14 (0.25%) SOC 2
8 11 (0.20%) HL7
9 10 (0.18%) WCAG
10 6 (0.11%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.089%) GDPR
12 4 (0.072%) ISO 8583
13 2 (0.036%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.036%) ISO 20022
13 2 (0.036%) PMO
14 1 (0.018%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.018%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 1 (0.018%) IFRS
14 1 (0.018%) PSD2
System Software
1 120 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 75 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
4 44 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 30 (0.54%) vSphere
6 25 (0.45%) Firmware
7 21 (0.38%) KVM
8 20 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (0.32%) Xen
10 17 (0.30%) LXC
11 16 (0.29%) GlusterFS
12 13 (0.23%) Hyper-V
13 8 (0.14%) etcd
14 5 (0.089%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 5 (0.089%) Postfix
14 5 (0.089%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.072%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.072%) Ceph
15 4 (0.072%) Snort
16 3 (0.054%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3,258 (58.24%) Kubernetes
2 1,011 (18.07%) Terraform
3 899 (16.07%) Ansible
4 355 (6.35%) Puppet
5 268 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
6 174 (3.11%) Grafana
7 142 (2.54%) Prometheus
8 78 (1.39%) Kibana
9 63 (1.13%) logstash
10 60 (1.07%) Consul
11 56 (1.00%) Istio
12 51 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
13 47 (0.84%) Automic
14 42 (0.75%) Rancher
15 34 (0.61%) Packer
15 34 (0.61%) ZABBIX
16 27 (0.48%) HAProxy
17 24 (0.43%) HP Fortify
18 21 (0.38%) Nagios
19 20 (0.36%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 379 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 313 (5.60%) Google
3 249 (4.45%) Oracle
4 180 (3.22%) Red Hat
5 145 (2.59%) VMware
6 118 (2.11%) Splunk
7 73 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 68 (1.22%) New Relic
9 66 (1.18%) IBM
10 56 (1.00%) Hitachi
11 47 (0.84%) Sony
12 46 (0.82%) SAP
13 37 (0.66%) Atlassian
14 35 (0.63%) McKesson
15 30 (0.54%) Xamarin
16 28 (0.50%) Dynatrace
17 27 (0.48%) BT
18 25 (0.45%) Perforce
19 24 (0.43%) Apple
20 23 (0.41%) Cisco