Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 221 529
Rank change year-on-year +120 +308 +691
Permanent jobs citing Docker 5637 2985 1106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.12% 1.57% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 24.17% 12.69% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4680 2542 909
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +21.05%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +15.79%

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 23324 23525 24433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.91% 12.37% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19513 19759 20382
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.53%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the UK

Docker
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Docker.

Salary trend for Docker in the UK

Docker
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Docker over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Docker in the UK

Docker
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
England +117 5376 £60,000 - 580
London +56 3217 £67,500 +3.85% 345
UK excluding London +191 2324 £50,000 - 250
South East +159 807 £55,000 +10.00% 54
North of England +198 588 £50,000 - 79
North West +129 296 £47,500 +5.56% 48
Yorkshire +174 277 £50,000 -4.76% 26
Midlands +141 271 £50,000 - 25
South West +66 265 £45,000 +12.50% 20
East of England +116 224 £57,500 +4.55% 56
West Midlands +96 208 £50,000 -4.76% 14
Scotland +17 104 £52,500 +5.00% 12
East Midlands +83 63 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Wales +34 38 £48,750 +50.00% 2
Northern Ireland - 33 £39,000 - 2
North East +7 15 £60,000 +20.00% 5

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Docker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Docker.

1 2826 (50.13%) DevOps
2 2793 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
3 2722 (48.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2481 (44.01%) Linux
5 2295 (40.71%) Python
6 2232 (39.60%) Java
7 1925 (34.15%) Jenkins
8 1823 (32.34%) Puppet
9 1788 (31.72%) Ansible
10 1720 (30.51%) Kubernetes
11 1611 (28.58%) JavaScript
12 1520 (26.96%) Opscode Chef
13 1375 (24.39%) Git (software)
14 1319 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
15 1235 (21.91%) Microservices
16 1196 (21.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 1160 (20.58%) TDD
18 1135 (20.13%) Node.js
19 982 (17.42%) Software Engineering
20 969 (17.19%) SQL
21 952 (16.89%) Finance
22 950 (16.85%) Ruby
23 926 (16.43%) MySQL
24 902 (16.00%) Bash Shell
25 900 (15.97%) Scrum
26 888 (15.75%) NoSQL
27 886 (15.72%) Configuration Management
28 876 (15.54%) AngularJS
29 828 (14.69%) HTML
30 821 (14.56%) Terraform

Docker
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
1 680 (12.06%) Elasticsearch
2 475 (8.43%) Apache
3 399 (7.08%) Apache Spark
4 360 (6.39%) OpenStack
5 314 (5.57%) nginx
6 261 (4.63%) Tomcat
7 208 (3.69%) Confluence
8 129 (2.29%) Cloud Foundry
9 127 (2.25%) IIS
10 109 (1.93%) JBoss
11 99 (1.76%) CMS
12 96 (1.70%) Apache Solr
13 78 (1.38%) Jetty
14 60 (1.06%) WebSphere
15 53 (0.94%) WebLogic
16 44 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 43 (0.76%) WordPress
18 37 (0.66%) Drupal
19 36 (0.64%) SharePoint
20 31 (0.55%) CloudStack
Applications
1 9 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (0.12%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.089%) HipChat
4 4 (0.071%) 3ds Max
4 4 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.071%) Maya
5 3 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.018%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.018%) InDesign
6 1 (0.018%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.28%) Magento
3 9 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.14%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.12%) Workday HCM
6 5 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.071%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.071%) SAP Hybris
7 4 (0.071%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.035%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.035%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.035%) SDL Web 8
9 1 (0.018%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2722 (48.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1196 (21.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 452 (8.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 355 (6.30%) SaaS
5 329 (5.84%) GitHub
6 320 (5.68%) AWS CloudFormation
7 314 (5.57%) Amazon EC2
8 246 (4.36%) PaaS
9 218 (3.87%) IaaS
10 194 (3.44%) Amazon S3
11 167 (2.96%) OpenShift
12 148 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
13 137 (2.43%) Serverless
14 115 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
15 92 (1.63%) npm
16 85 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
17 79 (1.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 71 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 66 (1.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 58 (1.03%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 265 (4.70%) Firewall
2 223 (3.96%) DNS
3 218 (3.87%) TCP/IP
4 190 (3.37%) Internet
5 155 (2.75%) VPN
6 153 (2.71%) HTTP
7 96 (1.70%) DHCP
8 60 (1.06%) SSL
9 49 (0.87%) WAN
10 47 (0.83%) AMQP
11 40 (0.71%) Kerberos
11 40 (0.71%) Network Security
12 38 (0.67%) LDAP
12 38 (0.67%) SAN
13 33 (0.59%) IPsec
14 30 (0.53%) SMTP
15 29 (0.51%) VLAN
16 25 (0.44%) DMZ
17 22 (0.39%) SMS
17 22 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 926 (16.43%) MySQL
2 888 (15.75%) NoSQL
3 798 (14.16%) MongoDB
4 584 (10.36%) PostgreSQL
5 536 (9.51%) Big Data
6 466 (8.27%) SQL Server
7 424 (7.52%) Redis
8 378 (6.71%) Hadoop
9 375 (6.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 281 (4.98%) Relational Database
11 171 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
12 162 (2.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 91 (1.61%) RDBMS
14 90 (1.60%) Couchbase
15 76 (1.35%) Riak
16 75 (1.33%) Apache Hive
17 73 (1.30%) HBase
18 70 (1.24%) MariaDB
19 53 (0.94%) Blockchain
20 51 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1925 (34.15%) Jenkins
2 1375 (24.39%) Git (software)
3 585 (10.38%) Maven
4 523 (9.28%) JIRA
5 372 (6.60%) Vagrant
6 326 (5.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 310 (5.50%) TeamCity
8 284 (5.04%) Selenium
9 234 (4.15%) Subversion
10 232 (4.12%) Cucumber
11 180 (3.19%) gulp
12 177 (3.14%) Gradle
13 175 (3.10%) Octopus Deploy
14 163 (2.89%) GitLab
15 161 (2.86%) Bitbucket
16 154 (2.73%) Grunt
17 153 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
17 153 (2.71%) webpack
18 147 (2.61%) JUnit
19 110 (1.95%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 952 (16.89%) Finance
2 256 (4.54%) Games
3 251 (4.45%) Marketing
4 245 (4.35%) Retail
5 244 (4.33%) Banking
6 232 (4.12%) Telecoms
7 144 (2.55%) Manufacturing
8 139 (2.47%) Electronics
9 101 (1.79%) Legal
10 86 (1.53%) Advertising
11 73 (1.30%) Law
12 55 (0.98%) Publishing
13 33 (0.59%) Online Betting
14 32 (0.57%) Financial Institution
15 28 (0.50%) Investment Banking
16 14 (0.25%) Back Office
16 14 (0.25%) Front Office
17 13 (0.23%) Aerospace
17 13 (0.23%) Retail Banking
18 10 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2023 (35.89%) Developer
2 1489 (26.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 652 (11.57%) Java Developer
4 516 (9.15%) Senior Developer
5 402 (7.13%) AWS Engineer
5 402 (7.13%) Software Engineer
6 363 (6.44%) AWS DevOps
7 348 (6.17%) Linux Engineer
8 345 (6.12%) Architect
9 305 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 280 (4.97%) Full Stack Developer
11 279 (4.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 257 (4.56%) Cloud Engineer
13 254 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
14 238 (4.22%) Java Engineer
15 233 (4.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 233 (4.13%) Software Developer
16 230 (4.08%) Senior DevOps
17 224 (3.97%) PHP Developer
18 220 (3.90%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1135 (20.13%) Node.js
2 876 (15.54%) AngularJS
3 828 (14.69%) HTML
4 791 (14.03%) Spring
5 782 (13.87%) Web Services
6 729 (12.93%) CSS
7 672 (11.92%) .NET
8 665 (11.80%) React
9 569 (10.09%) RESTful
10 564 (10.01%) REST
11 444 (7.88%) RabbitMQ
12 399 (7.08%) Kafka
13 397 (7.04%) HTML5
14 341 (6.05%) Spring Boot
15 333 (5.91%) Hibernate
16 268 (4.75%) LAMP
17 264 (4.68%) jQuery
18 245 (4.35%) JSON
19 234 (4.15%) Elastic Stack
20 233 (4.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 445 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 323 (5.73%) Fintech
3 259 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
4 221 (3.92%) Public Cloud
5 198 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 192 (3.41%) Data Centre
7 190 (3.37%) User Experience
8 188 (3.34%) Mobile App
9 161 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
10 117 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
11 113 (2.00%) Private Cloud
12 85 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
13 80 (1.42%) Clustering
14 79 (1.40%) Algorithms
15 63 (1.12%) Management Information System
16 61 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
17 53 (0.94%) Cloud Native
18 50 (0.89%) Virtual Team
19 38 (0.67%) Internet of Things
20 37 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2481 (44.01%) Linux
2 556 (9.86%) Windows
3 474 (8.41%) Unix
4 330 (5.85%) CentOS
5 305 (5.41%) Ubuntu
6 222 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 168 (2.98%) Apple iOS
8 153 (2.71%) Android
9 145 (2.57%) Debian
10 125 (2.22%) Windows Server
11 114 (2.02%) CoreOS
12 31 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (0.41%) AIX
15 20 (0.35%) DC/OS
15 20 (0.35%) Mac OS X
15 20 (0.35%) Windows 7
16 19 (0.34%) Mac OS
17 14 (0.25%) Solaris
18 11 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2826 (50.13%) DevOps
2 2793 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1319 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
4 1235 (21.91%) Microservices
5 1160 (20.58%) TDD
6 982 (17.42%) Software Engineering
7 900 (15.97%) Scrum
8 886 (15.72%) Configuration Management
9 670 (11.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 659 (11.69%) BDD
11 654 (11.60%) Open Source
12 547 (9.70%) Test Automation
13 531 (9.42%) E-Commerce
14 462 (8.20%) MVC
15 453 (8.04%) Mentoring
16 368 (6.53%) Kanban
17 356 (6.32%) OO
18 336 (5.96%) Machine Learning
18 336 (5.96%) SDLC
19 330 (5.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2295 (40.71%) Python
2 2232 (39.60%) Java
3 1611 (28.58%) JavaScript
4 969 (17.19%) SQL
5 950 (16.85%) Ruby
6 902 (16.00%) Bash Shell
7 710 (12.60%) PHP
8 656 (11.64%) C#
9 499 (8.85%) Go
10 421 (7.47%) Scala
11 406 (7.20%) Perl
12 319 (5.66%) PowerShell
13 245 (4.35%) C++
14 215 (3.81%) ES6
15 167 (2.96%) Shell Script
16 132 (2.34%) Groovy
17 128 (2.27%) C
18 90 (1.60%) TypeScript
19 64 (1.14%) Clojure
20 58 (1.03%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 561 (9.95%) Degree
2 296 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 200 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 89 (1.58%) SC Cleared
5 47 (0.83%) Master's Degree
6 34 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (0.50%) AWS Certification
8 27 (0.48%) ISTQB
9 25 (0.44%) PhD
10 20 (0.35%) ISEB
10 20 (0.35%) MCSE
11 17 (0.30%) PMI Certification
12 15 (0.27%) CCNA
12 15 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
14 12 (0.21%) CISSP
15 11 (0.20%) RHCE
16 9 (0.16%) SANS
17 7 (0.12%) A+ Certification
17 7 (0.12%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 312 (5.53%) QA
2 118 (2.09%) GCP
3 24 (0.43%) SLA
4 21 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 16 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.089%) COBIT
6 5 (0.089%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.089%) SEPA
6 5 (0.089%) SSAE 16
7 4 (0.071%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.053%) GDPR
8 3 (0.053%) ISAE 3402
8 3 (0.053%) PSD2
8 3 (0.053%) TickIT
9 2 (0.035%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.018%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.018%) EMIR
System Software
1 217 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 82 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
4 78 (1.38%) vSphere
5 68 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 68 (1.21%) KVM
6 60 (1.06%) LXC
7 51 (0.90%) Varnish
8 42 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 39 (0.69%) Xen
10 36 (0.64%) iptables
11 33 (0.59%) VirtualBox
12 30 (0.53%) Ceph
13 28 (0.50%) HDFS
14 26 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 25 (0.44%) NFS
16 19 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 15 (0.27%) Samba
18 13 (0.23%) etcd
18 13 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1823 (32.34%) Puppet
2 1788 (31.72%) Ansible
3 1720 (30.51%) Kubernetes
4 1520 (26.96%) Opscode Chef
5 821 (14.56%) Terraform
6 229 (4.06%) Packer
7 225 (3.99%) Nagios
8 191 (3.39%) Mesos
9 159 (2.82%) Docker Swarm
10 146 (2.59%) Salt
11 140 (2.48%) Grafana
12 130 (2.31%) Kibana
13 107 (1.90%) Prometheus
14 94 (1.67%) logstash
15 91 (1.61%) HAProxy
16 86 (1.53%) ZABBIX
17 73 (1.30%) Graphite
18 72 (1.28%) Consul
19 70 (1.24%) Marathon
20 55 (0.98%) Rancher
Vendors
1 521 (9.24%) Google
2 431 (7.65%) VMware
3 411 (7.29%) Microsoft
4 376 (6.67%) Oracle
5 343 (6.08%) Red Hat
6 215 (3.81%) Splunk
7 170 (3.02%) IBM
8 157 (2.79%) SAP
9 153 (2.71%) New Relic
10 105 (1.86%) Atlassian
11 104 (1.84%) AppDynamics
12 103 (1.83%) SaltStack
13 74 (1.31%) Cisco
14 70 (1.24%) Rackspace
15 55 (0.98%) HP
16 50 (0.89%) TIBCO
17 36 (0.64%) Zend
18 33 (0.59%) NetApp
19 32 (0.57%) CA
19 32 (0.57%) Salesforce.com