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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Containerisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Containerisation over the 6 months to 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Containerization
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 135 111 161
Rank change year-on-year -24 +50 +88
Permanent jobs citing Containerisation 5,002 3,550 1,358
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.00% 3.08% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 3.27% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,043 2,215 1,097
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £54,875 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
75th Percentile £87,891 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Containerisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 159,883 108,556 57,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.81% 94.18% 93.17%
Number of salaries quoted 83,186 73,307 47,022
10th Percentile £34,250 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.62% +1.36% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,290 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Containerisation
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Containerisation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Containerisation in the UK

Containerisation
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Containerisation.

Salary trend for Containerisation in the UK

Containerisation
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Containerisation over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Containerisation in the UK

Containerisation
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Containerisation within the UK 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
England -29 4,038 £70,000 - 372
London -14 2,672 £82,500 +3.13% 194
Work from Home -10 2,535 £70,000 +12.00% 175
UK excluding London -40 1,611 £60,000 - 205
North of England -48 435 £58,495 +1.73% 63
South East -30 375 £65,000 +4.00% 34
Scotland +58 237 £65,000 - 25
Yorkshire -23 224 £57,500 +6.48% 32
South West -19 217 £63,750 +6.25% 35
Midlands -61 186 £62,500 +5.93% 26
North West -80 173 £60,000 - 25
West Midlands -49 146 £60,000 - 16
East of England -31 80 £70,000 -6.67% 17
Wales -54 58 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East Midlands -41 39 £76,250 +45.24% 10
North East +3 38 £40,000 -25.93% 6
Northern Ireland +3 26 £52,500 +31.25% 1

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, IT jobs citing Containerisation 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 with a requirement for Containerisation.

1 3,225 (64.47%) Docker
2 3,191 (63.79%) Kubernetes
3 3,078 (61.54%) AWS
4 2,822 (56.42%) Agile
5 2,778 (55.54%) DevOps
6 2,426 (48.50%) CI/CD
7 2,275 (45.48%) Python
8 2,255 (45.08%) Azure
9 1,768 (35.35%) Java
10 1,753 (35.05%) Terraform
11 1,573 (31.45%) Software Engineering
12 1,548 (30.95%) Jenkins
13 1,547 (30.93%) GCP
14 1,474 (29.47%) Finance
15 1,452 (29.03%) Microservices
16 1,450 (28.99%) Linux
17 1,441 (28.81%) Infrastructure as Code
18 1,326 (26.51%) JavaScript
19 1,251 (25.01%) SQL
20 1,191 (23.81%) Ansible
21 1,181 (23.61%) Git (software)
22 1,070 (21.39%) React
23 1,022 (20.43%) Mentoring
24 924 (18.47%) Serverless
25 888 (17.75%) Node.js
26 874 (17.47%) Test Automation
27 856 (17.11%) Bash
28 853 (17.05%) Social Skills
29 781 (15.61%) Kafka
30 770 (15.39%) Problem-Solving

Containerisation
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 317 (6.34%) Apache
2 269 (5.38%) Apache Spark
3 236 (4.72%) Confluence
4 206 (4.12%) Apache Airflow
5 87 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
6 83 (1.66%) Apache Pulsar
7 80 (1.60%) CMS
8 58 (1.16%) OpenStack
9 53 (1.06%) Jupyter
10 49 (0.98%) Tomcat
11 48 (0.96%) nginx
12 31 (0.62%) Jetty
13 26 (0.52%) JBoss
14 25 (0.50%) Drupal
14 25 (0.50%) Strapi
15 24 (0.48%) IIS
16 21 (0.42%) Camunda
16 21 (0.42%) Gunicorn
17 20 (0.40%) WebSphere
18 18 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.28%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.100%) InVision
3 5 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.080%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.040%) Sketch
6 1 (0.020%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 21 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
3 15 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.18%) Fidessa
5 7 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
6 4 (0.080%) Magento
6 4 (0.080%) Shopify
6 4 (0.080%) Summit
7 3 (0.060%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.020%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3,078 (61.54%) AWS
2 2,255 (45.08%) Azure
3 1,547 (30.93%) GCP
4 924 (18.47%) Serverless
5 571 (11.42%) GitHub
6 476 (9.52%) Azure DevOps
7 473 (9.46%) SaaS
8 448 (8.96%) AWS CloudFormation
9 410 (8.20%) AWS Lambda
10 374 (7.48%) Google Kubernetes Engine
11 342 (6.84%) Amazon S3
12 308 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
13 294 (5.88%) PaaS
14 290 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
14 290 (5.80%) OpenShift
15 265 (5.30%) Amazon Kinesis
16 255 (5.10%) Amazon ECS
17 223 (4.46%) Amazon EKS
18 214 (4.28%) Azure AKS
19 198 (3.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 293 (5.86%) Firewall
2 165 (3.30%) HTTP
3 126 (2.52%) DNS
4 117 (2.34%) Network Security
5 79 (1.58%) Internet
6 62 (1.24%) TCP/IP
7 60 (1.20%) VPN
8 46 (0.92%) LAN
9 45 (0.90%) Broadband
10 37 (0.74%) DHCP
11 35 (0.70%) SSL
12 33 (0.66%) VLAN
13 28 (0.56%) IPv4
14 27 (0.54%) SSH
15 24 (0.48%) SD-WAN
16 23 (0.46%) AMQP
16 23 (0.46%) WLAN
17 22 (0.44%) WAN
18 20 (0.40%) Software-Defined Networking
19 19 (0.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 682 (13.63%) NoSQL
2 679 (13.57%) PostgreSQL
3 476 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 474 (9.48%) Relational Database
5 381 (7.62%) SQL Server
6 351 (7.02%) MySQL
7 335 (6.70%) Elasticsearch
8 325 (6.50%) BigQuery
9 278 (5.56%) DynamoDB
10 272 (5.44%) Big Data
11 267 (5.34%) Redis
12 233 (4.66%) Amazon RDS
13 209 (4.18%) Hadoop
14 180 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
15 177 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
16 155 (3.10%) Cloud Spanner
17 120 (2.40%) Amazon Athena
17 120 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
18 114 (2.28%) HBase
19 104 (2.08%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1,548 (30.95%) Jenkins
2 1,181 (23.61%) Git (software)
3 369 (7.38%) JIRA
4 334 (6.68%) GitLab
5 274 (5.48%) Maven
6 214 (4.28%) Bitbucket
7 200 (4.00%) JUnit
8 183 (3.66%) CircleCI
9 170 (3.40%) Selenium
10 166 (3.32%) Cucumber
11 137 (2.74%) TeamCity
12 123 (2.46%) Cypress.io
13 118 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
14 116 (2.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 114 (2.28%) Mockito
16 107 (2.14%) SonarQube
17 104 (2.08%) webpack
18 100 (2.00%) Artifactory
19 78 (1.56%) Postman
20 70 (1.40%) GoCD
General
1 1,474 (29.47%) Finance
2 853 (17.05%) Social Skills
3 722 (14.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 717 (14.33%) Banking
5 476 (9.52%) Retail
6 399 (7.98%) Public Sector
7 322 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
8 299 (5.98%) Games
9 218 (4.36%) Manufacturing
10 204 (4.08%) Marketing
11 186 (3.72%) Law
12 155 (3.10%) Presentation Skills
13 134 (2.68%) Legal
14 129 (2.58%) Telecoms
15 82 (1.64%) Publishing
16 81 (1.62%) Financial Institution
17 77 (1.54%) Organisational Skills
18 72 (1.44%) Automotive
19 70 (1.40%) Advertising
20 52 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,203 (24.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 920 (18.39%) Developer
3 634 (12.67%) Software Engineer
4 471 (9.42%) Cloud Engineer
5 464 (9.28%) Senior DevOps
6 407 (8.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 271 (5.42%) Senior Developer
8 261 (5.22%) Architect
9 219 (4.38%) Data Engineer
10 208 (4.16%) GCP Engineer
11 196 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
12 195 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
13 182 (3.64%) Java Developer
14 169 (3.38%) AWS Engineer
15 163 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
16 142 (2.84%) Engineering Manager
17 137 (2.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 127 (2.54%) Platform Engineer
19 126 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
20 120 (2.40%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,070 (21.39%) React
2 888 (17.75%) Node.js
3 781 (15.61%) Kafka
4 573 (11.46%) .NET
5 532 (10.64%) Spring
6 506 (10.12%) CSS
7 505 (10.10%) REST
8 417 (8.34%) AngularJS
9 394 (7.88%) RESTful
9 394 (7.88%) Spring Boot
10 385 (7.70%) HTML
11 322 (6.44%) GraphQL
12 286 (5.72%) Web Services
13 260 (5.20%) Vue.js
14 257 (5.14%) .NET Core
15 246 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
16 198 (3.96%) Django
17 190 (3.80%) Jest
18 163 (3.26%) Apache Beam
19 148 (2.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 614 (12.28%) Cloud Native
2 337 (6.74%) Public Cloud
3 322 (6.44%) Algorithms
4 291 (5.82%) User Experience
5 289 (5.78%) Mobile App
6 282 (5.64%) Data Structures
7 208 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
8 185 (3.70%) Legacy Applications
9 184 (3.68%) Blog
10 161 (3.22%) Life Science
11 158 (3.16%) Private Cloud
11 158 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
11 158 (3.16%) Virtual Team
12 129 (2.58%) Management Information System
13 111 (2.22%) Legacy Systems
14 101 (2.02%) Social Media
15 99 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
16 97 (1.94%) Social Network
17 88 (1.76%) FMCG
18 87 (1.74%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 1,450 (28.99%) Linux
2 411 (8.22%) Windows
3 238 (4.76%) Unix
4 117 (2.34%) CentOS
5 108 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 92 (1.84%) Windows Server
7 78 (1.56%) Ubuntu
8 48 (0.96%) Mac OS
9 40 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 39 (0.78%) Android
11 26 (0.52%) AIX
11 26 (0.52%) Debian
12 20 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
13 15 (0.30%) CoreOS
14 14 (0.28%) Windows Phone
15 13 (0.26%) Alpine Linux
15 13 (0.26%) Windows 10
16 11 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
17 10 (0.20%) zOS
18 9 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,822 (56.42%) Agile
2 2,778 (55.54%) DevOps
3 2,426 (48.50%) CI/CD
4 1,573 (31.45%) Software Engineering
5 1,452 (29.03%) Microservices
6 1,441 (28.81%) Infrastructure as Code
7 1,022 (20.43%) Mentoring
8 874 (17.47%) Test Automation
9 770 (15.39%) Problem-Solving
10 728 (14.55%) TDD
11 716 (14.31%) SDLC
12 654 (13.07%) Full Stack Development
13 646 (12.91%) Scrum
14 631 (12.61%) Coaching
15 594 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
16 589 (11.78%) Configuration Management
17 563 (11.26%) Computer Science
18 557 (11.14%) Data Science
19 444 (8.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
20 426 (8.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2,275 (45.48%) Python
2 1,768 (35.35%) Java
3 1,326 (26.51%) JavaScript
4 1,251 (25.01%) SQL
5 856 (17.11%) Bash
6 713 (14.25%) C#
7 579 (11.58%) TypeScript
8 541 (10.82%) Go
9 482 (9.64%) PowerShell
10 379 (7.58%) Groovy
11 358 (7.16%) Scala
12 248 (4.96%) Kotlin
12 248 (4.96%) Ruby
13 215 (4.30%) PHP
14 122 (2.44%) C++
15 119 (2.38%) ES6
15 119 (2.38%) Shell Script
16 96 (1.92%) R
17 73 (1.46%) Perl
18 65 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 535 (10.70%) Degree
2 299 (5.98%) Security Cleared
3 295 (5.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 219 (4.38%) SC Cleared
5 70 (1.40%) OCP
5 70 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
6 58 (1.16%) AWS Certification
7 35 (0.70%) DV Cleared
8 34 (0.68%) RHCE
9 29 (0.58%) Master's Degree
10 20 (0.40%) DBS Check
10 20 (0.40%) ISEB
10 20 (0.40%) ISTQB
11 18 (0.36%) PhD
12 16 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 14 (0.28%) PMI Certification
14 10 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
14 10 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (0.18%) CREST Certified
15 9 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (8.32%) QA
2 64 (1.28%) Accessibility
3 57 (1.14%) SLA
4 40 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 30 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.34%) GRC
7 14 (0.28%) GDPR
8 11 (0.22%) NCSC
9 9 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.16%) FISMA
10 8 (0.16%) HIPAA
10 8 (0.16%) HITRUST
10 8 (0.16%) SOC 2
10 8 (0.16%) WCAG
11 6 (0.12%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.080%) Cyber Essentials
12 4 (0.080%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.080%) HL7
12 4 (0.080%) ISO 13485
13 3 (0.060%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 3,225 (64.47%) Docker
2 162 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 133 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
4 101 (2.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 88 (1.76%) Apache Flume
6 40 (0.80%) Hyper-V
7 39 (0.78%) vSphere
8 32 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
9 29 (0.58%) KVM
10 25 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
11 18 (0.36%) GlusterFS
12 15 (0.30%) Varnish
13 12 (0.24%) Xen
14 11 (0.22%) Ceph
15 8 (0.16%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 8 (0.16%) Snort
16 7 (0.14%) VirtualBox
17 6 (0.12%) Firmware
18 5 (0.100%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3,191 (63.79%) Kubernetes
2 1,753 (35.05%) Terraform
3 1,191 (23.81%) Ansible
4 448 (8.96%) Puppet
5 309 (6.18%) Opscode Chef
6 252 (5.04%) Grafana
7 214 (4.28%) Prometheus
8 91 (1.82%) Istio
9 89 (1.78%) Oozie
10 74 (1.48%) Kibana
11 70 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
12 63 (1.26%) ZABBIX
13 62 (1.24%) Argo
14 50 (1.00%) HAProxy
15 49 (0.98%) Packer
16 43 (0.86%) Kubeflow
17 41 (0.82%) Fortio
17 41 (0.82%) Kiali
18 38 (0.76%) Rancher
19 36 (0.72%) logstash
Vendors
1 619 (12.38%) Google
2 520 (10.40%) Microsoft
3 283 (5.66%) Oracle
4 182 (3.64%) VMware
5 147 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 137 (2.74%) Splunk
7 95 (1.90%) Cloudera
8 89 (1.78%) Facebook
9 84 (1.68%) Atlassian
9 84 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
10 70 (1.40%) Dynatrace
11 57 (1.14%) SAP
12 56 (1.12%) Cisco
12 56 (1.12%) Databricks
13 50 (1.00%) Confluent
14 46 (0.92%) F5
15 45 (0.90%) IBM
16 40 (0.80%) BT
17 37 (0.74%) SaltStack
17 37 (0.74%) TOWER Software