Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 242 668
Rank change year-on-year +124 +426 +607
Permanent jobs citing Docker 4737 2729 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.69% 1.39% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 21.09% 11.09% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3949 2354 585
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +22.38%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year - -14.89% +25.05%

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 22466 24608 25245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.77% 12.51% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18922 20857 20894
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,425
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +135 4541 £62,500 +4.17% 426
London +67 2799 £67,500 +3.85% 287
UK excluding London +206 1858 £50,000 - 150
South East +190 699 £57,500 +9.52% 49
North of England +173 480 £50,000 +11.11% 56
Yorkshire +167 267 £50,000 - 21
North West +70 206 £50,000 +11.11% 33
East of England +100 198 £57,500 +9.52% 13
Midlands +115 179 £40,500 -14.74% 11
South West +73 175 £42,750 +6.88% 9
West Midlands +68 135 £43,000 -9.47% 5
Scotland +15 86 £50,000 - 6
East Midlands +49 44 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Wales +26 35 £47,500 +26.67% 4
Northern Ireland -8 9 £43,250 -8.95% 2
North East +14 7 £35,000 -40.43% 2

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 2481 (52.37%) DevOps
2 2363 (49.88%) Linux
3 2316 (48.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2286 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1964 (41.46%) Python
6 1801 (38.02%) Java
7 1676 (35.38%) Puppet
8 1612 (34.03%) Ansible
9 1609 (33.97%) Jenkins
10 1363 (28.77%) Opscode Chef
11 1345 (28.39%) Kubernetes
12 1240 (26.18%) JavaScript
13 1224 (25.84%) Git (software)
14 1137 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
15 1068 (22.55%) TDD
16 1012 (21.36%) Microservices
17 929 (19.61%) Node.js
18 892 (18.83%) Microsoft Azure
19 863 (18.22%) Bash Shell
20 854 (18.03%) MySQL
21 789 (16.66%) Ruby
22 786 (16.59%) Software Engineering
23 783 (16.53%) Scrum
24 777 (16.40%) Finance
25 763 (16.11%) NoSQL
26 730 (15.41%) Configuration Management
27 714 (15.07%) AngularJS
28 702 (14.82%) MongoDB
29 695 (14.67%) SQL
30 643 (13.57%) PHP

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
1 563 (11.89%) Elasticsearch
2 501 (10.58%) Apache
3 338 (7.14%) nginx
4 318 (6.71%) Apache Spark
5 281 (5.93%) OpenStack
6 257 (5.43%) Tomcat
7 163 (3.44%) Confluence
8 126 (2.66%) IIS
9 103 (2.17%) Apache Solr
9 103 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
10 93 (1.96%) JBoss
11 71 (1.50%) CMS
12 65 (1.37%) WebLogic
13 58 (1.22%) Jetty
14 52 (1.10%) Drupal
15 50 (1.06%) WebSphere
16 49 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 30 (0.63%) Ethereum
18 28 (0.59%) WordPress
19 25 (0.53%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 7 (0.15%) Campfire
2 6 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.042%) HipChat
4 2 (0.042%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.021%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 14 (0.30%) Magento
2 13 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.042%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.042%) SDL Web 8
6 2 (0.042%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2316 (48.89%) Amazon AWS
2 892 (18.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 410 (8.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 310 (6.54%) GitHub
5 293 (6.19%) Amazon EC2
6 259 (5.47%) SaaS
7 245 (5.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 219 (4.62%) PaaS
9 208 (4.39%) IaaS
10 164 (3.46%) Amazon S3
11 163 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
12 144 (3.04%) OpenShift
13 89 (1.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 86 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
15 74 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
16 55 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 55 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 52 (1.10%) Amazon ELB
18 49 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
18 49 (1.03%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 190 (4.01%) DNS
2 186 (3.93%) Internet
3 173 (3.65%) HTTP
4 162 (3.42%) Firewall
5 160 (3.38%) TCP/IP
6 84 (1.77%) VPN
7 60 (1.27%) DHCP
8 46 (0.97%) Network Security
9 41 (0.87%) SSL
10 38 (0.80%) AMQP
11 35 (0.74%) SAN
12 33 (0.70%) WAN
13 32 (0.68%) SSH
14 29 (0.61%) Kerberos
14 29 (0.61%) VoIP
15 24 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
15 24 (0.51%) Junos
16 21 (0.44%) SMTP
17 20 (0.42%) IPsec
17 20 (0.42%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 854 (18.03%) MySQL
2 763 (16.11%) NoSQL
3 702 (14.82%) MongoDB
4 429 (9.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 413 (8.72%) Big Data
6 369 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
7 362 (7.64%) Redis
8 328 (6.92%) SQL Server
9 308 (6.50%) Hadoop
10 218 (4.60%) Relational Database
11 144 (3.04%) Amazon RDS
12 126 (2.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 78 (1.65%) RDBMS
14 68 (1.44%) HBase
15 64 (1.35%) Blockchain
15 64 (1.35%) InfluxDB
15 64 (1.35%) Riak
16 59 (1.25%) Event Store
17 58 (1.22%) Neo4j
18 57 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1609 (33.97%) Jenkins
2 1224 (25.84%) Git (software)
3 511 (10.79%) Maven
4 452 (9.54%) JIRA
5 345 (7.28%) Vagrant
6 292 (6.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 241 (5.09%) Selenium
8 236 (4.98%) TeamCity
9 218 (4.60%) Subversion
10 181 (3.82%) GitLab
11 165 (3.48%) Bitbucket
12 160 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 158 (3.34%) Gradle
14 153 (3.23%) Cucumber
15 144 (3.04%) webpack
16 142 (3.00%) gulp
17 140 (2.96%) Octopus Deploy
18 138 (2.91%) JUnit
19 130 (2.74%) Grunt
20 109 (2.30%) Jasmine
General
1 777 (16.40%) Finance
2 318 (6.71%) Marketing
3 268 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 201 (4.24%) Games
5 188 (3.97%) Retail
6 174 (3.67%) Manufacturing
7 170 (3.59%) Electronics
8 159 (3.36%) Banking
9 76 (1.60%) Advertising
10 70 (1.48%) Law
11 53 (1.12%) Publishing
12 32 (0.68%) Legal
13 26 (0.55%) Online Betting
14 24 (0.51%) Investment Banking
15 20 (0.42%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.27%) Back Office
17 11 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.19%) Automotive
19 7 (0.15%) Retail Banking
20 6 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1662 (35.09%) Developer
2 1374 (29.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 501 (10.58%) Java Developer
4 478 (10.09%) Senior Developer
5 361 (7.62%) Architect
6 341 (7.20%) Linux Engineer
7 340 (7.18%) AWS Engineer
8 296 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
9 292 (6.16%) Software Engineer
10 277 (5.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 238 (5.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 238 (5.02%) Cloud Engineer
12 223 (4.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 221 (4.67%) PHP Developer
14 211 (4.45%) JavaScript Developer
15 205 (4.33%) Java Engineer
16 198 (4.18%) Senior DevOps
17 186 (3.93%) Administrator
18 184 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
19 183 (3.86%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 929 (19.61%) Node.js
2 714 (15.07%) AngularJS
3 641 (13.53%) HTML
4 624 (13.17%) Web Services
5 608 (12.84%) CSS
6 532 (11.23%) React
7 525 (11.08%) Spring
8 434 (9.16%) REST
9 428 (9.04%) RESTful
10 387 (8.17%) .NET
11 373 (7.87%) HTML5
12 361 (7.62%) RabbitMQ
13 334 (7.05%) Kafka
14 287 (6.06%) LAMP
15 240 (5.07%) Spring Boot
16 232 (4.90%) CSS3
17 227 (4.79%) Elastic Stack
18 226 (4.77%) Hibernate
19 212 (4.48%) JSON
20 210 (4.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 361 (7.62%) Computer Science
2 236 (4.98%) Fintech
3 213 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
4 186 (3.93%) Public Cloud
5 156 (3.29%) Mobile App
6 149 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
7 145 (3.06%) Data Centre
8 140 (2.96%) Linux Command Line
8 140 (2.96%) User Experience
9 124 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
10 107 (2.26%) Private Cloud
11 91 (1.92%) Clustering
12 77 (1.63%) Algorithms
13 58 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
13 58 (1.22%) iPad
14 53 (1.12%) Blog
15 48 (1.01%) Data Structures
16 38 (0.80%) Internet of Things
16 38 (0.80%) Management Information System
16 38 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2363 (49.88%) Linux
2 557 (11.76%) Windows
3 382 (8.06%) Unix
4 340 (7.18%) CentOS
5 282 (5.95%) Ubuntu
6 226 (4.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 168 (3.55%) Apple iOS
8 146 (3.08%) Android
9 139 (2.93%) Debian
10 97 (2.05%) CoreOS
11 93 (1.96%) Windows Server
12 30 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (0.49%) Mac OS
15 15 (0.32%) AIX
16 13 (0.27%) VMS
17 9 (0.19%) Windows 7
18 8 (0.17%) Solaris
19 7 (0.15%) Mac OS X
20 6 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2481 (52.37%) DevOps
2 2286 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1137 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1068 (22.55%) TDD
5 1012 (21.36%) Microservices
6 786 (16.59%) Software Engineering
7 783 (16.53%) Scrum
8 730 (15.41%) Configuration Management
9 622 (13.13%) Continuous Delivery
10 594 (12.54%) Open Source
11 568 (11.99%) BDD
12 495 (10.45%) E-Commerce
13 433 (9.14%) Test Automation
14 390 (8.23%) Kanban
15 354 (7.47%) Mentoring
16 333 (7.03%) OO
17 311 (6.57%) MVC
18 293 (6.19%) High Availability
19 255 (5.38%) Front End Development
20 254 (5.36%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1964 (41.46%) Python
2 1801 (38.02%) Java
3 1240 (26.18%) JavaScript
4 863 (18.22%) Bash Shell
5 789 (16.66%) Ruby
6 695 (14.67%) SQL
7 643 (13.57%) PHP
8 416 (8.78%) Go
8 416 (8.78%) Perl
9 384 (8.11%) C#
10 345 (7.28%) Scala
11 297 (6.27%) PowerShell
12 266 (5.62%) C++
13 177 (3.74%) ES6
14 157 (3.31%) Groovy
15 155 (3.27%) Shell Script
16 120 (2.53%) C
17 56 (1.18%) Clojure
18 50 (1.06%) TypeScript
19 48 (1.01%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 481 (10.15%) Degree
2 246 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 94 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 48 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 33 (0.70%) Master's Degree
6 24 (0.51%) AWS Certification
7 17 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (0.36%) PhD
8 15 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 15 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 14 (0.30%) ISEB
10 10 (0.21%) A+ Certification
10 10 (0.21%) MCSE
11 8 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
11 8 (0.17%) RHCE
12 7 (0.15%) CCNA
13 6 (0.13%) CISSP
14 5 (0.11%) RHCSA
15 3 (0.063%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 289 (6.10%) QA
2 81 (1.71%) GCP
3 24 (0.51%) SLA
4 23 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.11%) COBIT
8 4 (0.084%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.084%) SSAE 16
9 3 (0.063%) MiFID
10 2 (0.042%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.042%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.021%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.021%) EMIR
11 1 (0.021%) GDPR
11 1 (0.021%) JSP 440
System Software
1 207 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
3 94 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 71 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 60 (1.27%) LXC
6 53 (1.12%) Varnish
7 52 (1.10%) KVM
8 50 (1.06%) etcd
9 45 (0.95%) vSphere
10 43 (0.91%) VirtualBox
11 42 (0.89%) Xen
12 34 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 29 (0.61%) iptables
14 28 (0.59%) flannel
15 26 (0.55%) NFS
16 25 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 20 (0.42%) Samba
18 19 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
19 15 (0.32%) Postfix
20 14 (0.30%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1676 (35.38%) Puppet
2 1612 (34.03%) Ansible
3 1363 (28.77%) Opscode Chef
4 1345 (28.39%) Kubernetes
5 620 (13.09%) Terraform
6 224 (4.73%) Nagios
7 181 (3.82%) Mesos
8 168 (3.55%) Grafana
9 149 (3.15%) Salt
10 138 (2.91%) Packer
11 102 (2.15%) ZABBIX
12 99 (2.09%) Graphite
12 99 (2.09%) HAProxy
13 96 (2.03%) logstash
14 95 (2.01%) Kibana
15 92 (1.94%) Consul
16 91 (1.92%) Prometheus
17 89 (1.88%) Docker Swarm
18 60 (1.27%) Marathon
19 58 (1.22%) rkt
Vendors
1 436 (9.20%) Google
2 372 (7.85%) VMware
3 370 (7.81%) Red Hat
4 292 (6.16%) Oracle
5 275 (5.81%) Microsoft
6 184 (3.88%) SAP
6 184 (3.88%) Splunk
7 178 (3.76%) New Relic
8 150 (3.17%) IBM
9 138 (2.91%) SaltStack
10 122 (2.58%) AppDynamics
11 119 (2.51%) Atlassian
12 89 (1.88%) Rackspace
13 78 (1.65%) Cisco
14 60 (1.27%) CA
15 53 (1.12%) Zend
16 45 (0.95%) HP
17 38 (0.80%) TIBCO
17 38 (0.80%) XebiaLabs
18 37 (0.78%) Dynatrace