Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 108 120
Rank change year-on-year +41 +12 +83
Permanent jobs citing Docker 253 195 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.88% 2.50% 2.53%
As % of the System Software category 23.06% 15.88% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 242 149 166
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% +13.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £64,375
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,097 1,228 1,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.84% 15.77% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 905 892 955
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,250 £22,850
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Docker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Docker in the West Midlands

Docker
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Docker in the West Midlands

Docker
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Docker in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Docker in the West Midlands

Docker
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Docker within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Birmingham +74 124 £55,000 -4.35% 45
Warwickshire +6 38 £52,900 +24.47% 3
Coventry +14 25 £50,000 +17.65% 7
Walsall - 21 £50,000 - 1
Worcestershire -1 9 £45,000 +7.14% 7
Solihull -6 9 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Staffordshire +1 6 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Shropshire -8 6 £77,500 +51.22% 9
Wolverhampton -1 1 £75,000 +188.46%
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Docker.

1 141 (55.73%) DevOps
2 132 (52.17%) AWS
3 124 (49.01%) Azure
3 124 (49.01%) Kubernetes
4 102 (40.32%) Git (software)
5 94 (37.15%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (36.76%) JavaScript
7 82 (32.41%) Linux
8 71 (28.06%) Python
9 70 (27.67%) Microservices
10 63 (24.90%) Terraform
11 62 (24.51%) SQL
12 61 (24.11%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (23.72%) C#
14 59 (23.32%) Software Engineering
15 56 (22.13%) .NET
16 55 (21.74%) Ansible
17 52 (20.55%) NoSQL
18 48 (18.97%) Infrastructure as Code
19 47 (18.58%) CSS
19 47 (18.58%) MVC
20 46 (18.18%) Puppet
21 45 (17.79%) Java
22 44 (17.39%) Node.js
23 43 (17.00%) PowerShell
24 41 (16.21%) Microsoft
25 40 (15.81%) Jenkins
26 39 (15.42%) Bash Shell
26 39 (15.42%) ASP.NET
27 37 (14.62%) PHP

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.98%) WordPress
3 4 (1.58%) IIS
4 2 (0.79%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.79%) JBoss
4 2 (0.79%) nginx
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.79%) WildFly
5 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.40%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 132 (52.17%) AWS
2 124 (49.01%) Azure
3 35 (13.83%) GCP
4 21 (8.30%) GitHub
5 18 (7.11%) IaaS
6 14 (5.53%) PaaS
7 13 (5.14%) SaaS
8 10 (3.95%) Amazon S3
9 9 (3.56%) CloudFront
10 7 (2.77%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (2.77%) Serverless
11 6 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (1.98%) Office 365
13 4 (1.58%) Amazon ECS
13 4 (1.58%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (1.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (1.19%) AWS CodePipeline
14 3 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.98%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.58%) Firewall
3 3 (1.19%) DMZ
3 3 (1.19%) LAN
3 3 (1.19%) WAN
4 2 (0.79%) HTTP
4 2 (0.79%) SAN
4 2 (0.79%) SMS
4 2 (0.79%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.79%) VPN
4 2 (0.79%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.40%) Broadband
5 1 (0.40%) CTI
5 1 (0.40%) MQTT
5 1 (0.40%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.55%) NoSQL
2 33 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 31 (12.25%) MySQL
4 19 (7.51%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.16%) Big Data
6 7 (2.77%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.37%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.98%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.58%) Redis
10 3 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.19%) Pentaho
11 2 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.40%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.40%) Looker
12 1 (0.40%) Power BI
12 1 (0.40%) QlikView
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 102 (40.32%) Git (software)
2 40 (15.81%) Jenkins
3 33 (13.04%) GitLab
4 22 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (8.30%) MSTest
6 13 (5.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (3.95%) JUnit
9 9 (3.56%) Selenium
10 8 (3.16%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.16%) Maven
11 7 (2.77%) Bitbucket
11 7 (2.77%) Cypress.io
11 7 (2.77%) JIRA
12 6 (2.37%) Postman
13 5 (1.98%) Gradle
13 5 (1.98%) Mockito
13 5 (1.98%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.58%) CircleCI
15 3 (1.19%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (9.09%) Finance
2 13 (5.14%) Retail
3 10 (3.95%) Electronics
4 9 (3.56%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.19%) Banking
5 3 (1.19%) Billing
5 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.79%) Advertising
6 2 (0.79%) Automotive
6 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
7 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (32.81%) Developer
2 62 (24.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 30 (11.86%) Platform Engineer
5 26 (10.28%) Azure Engineer
6 25 (9.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 19 (7.51%) Full Stack Developer
7 19 (7.51%) Senior Developer
8 18 (7.11%) Java Developer
8 18 (7.11%) PHP Developer
9 17 (6.72%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 17 (6.72%) Software Developer
10 15 (5.93%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (5.53%) AWS DevOps
11 14 (5.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 14 (5.53%) AWS Engineer
12 12 (4.74%) Web Developer
13 11 (4.35%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 10 (3.95%) Azure DevOps
15 9 (3.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (22.13%) .NET
2 47 (18.58%) CSS
3 44 (17.39%) Node.js
4 39 (15.42%) ASP.NET
5 37 (14.62%) React
6 34 (13.44%) HTML
7 21 (8.30%) jQuery
7 21 (8.30%) JSON
7 21 (8.30%) REST
8 19 (7.51%) .NET Core
8 19 (7.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (7.51%) Spring
9 17 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (6.72%) RESTful
9 17 (6.72%) SOAP
10 16 (6.32%) AngularJS
10 16 (6.32%) Spring Boot
11 13 (5.14%) Elastic Stack
11 13 (5.14%) Web Services
12 12 (4.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.49%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (7.51%) Public Cloud
3 18 (7.11%) User Experience
4 17 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.95%) Infotainment
6 9 (3.56%) Enterprise Cloud
6 9 (3.56%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.98%) Life Science
8 4 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.79%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.79%) NHS
10 2 (0.79%) Replication
10 2 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 82 (32.41%) Linux
2 26 (10.28%) Windows
3 25 (9.88%) Unix
4 16 (6.32%) CentOS
5 15 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (5.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.79%) Debian
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (55.73%) DevOps
2 94 (37.15%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (27.67%) Microservices
4 61 (24.11%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (23.32%) Software Engineering
6 48 (18.97%) Infrastructure as Code
7 47 (18.58%) MVC
8 36 (14.23%) Mentoring
9 34 (13.44%) Scrum
9 34 (13.44%) Test Automation
10 32 (12.65%) Open Source
11 26 (10.28%) Configuration Management
11 26 (10.28%) OO
12 24 (9.49%) TDD
13 20 (7.91%) Migration
13 20 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (7.11%) IT Strategy
15 16 (6.32%) Front End Development
16 15 (5.93%) Validation
17 14 (5.53%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 93 (36.76%) JavaScript
2 71 (28.06%) Python
3 62 (24.51%) SQL
4 60 (23.72%) C#
5 45 (17.79%) Java
6 43 (17.00%) PowerShell
7 39 (15.42%) Bash Shell
8 37 (14.62%) PHP
9 26 (10.28%) TypeScript
10 22 (8.70%) C++
10 22 (8.70%) Ruby
11 17 (6.72%) Perl
12 15 (5.93%) Go
13 13 (5.14%) ES6
14 12 (4.74%) ES7
15 11 (4.35%) C
16 4 (1.58%) ES8
16 4 (1.58%) Java 8
16 4 (1.58%) Kotlin
17 3 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.58%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.58%) MCSE
3 4 (1.58%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.19%) Degree
5 2 (0.79%) MCSA
5 2 (0.79%) RHCE
6 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.40%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.40%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.88%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 15022
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 20022
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.37%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.79%) Postfix
4 2 (0.79%) Varnish
5 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 124 (49.01%) Kubernetes
2 63 (24.90%) Terraform
3 55 (21.74%) Ansible
4 46 (18.18%) Puppet
5 28 (11.07%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (7.11%) Docker Swarm
7 12 (4.74%) Grafana
7 12 (4.74%) Prometheus
8 11 (4.35%) Consul
8 11 (4.35%) Graphite
8 11 (4.35%) Packer
9 8 (3.16%) Rancher
10 4 (1.58%) Kibana
11 3 (1.19%) logstash
12 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 2 (0.79%) WSUS
12 2 (0.79%) yum
13 1 (0.40%) SCCM
13 1 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 41 (16.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.30%) Google
3 12 (4.74%) VMware
4 10 (3.95%) Oracle
5 5 (1.98%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.19%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.19%) Hitachi
6 3 (1.19%) New Relic
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco
7 2 (0.79%) Citrix
7 2 (0.79%) NetApp
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.40%) HP
8 1 (0.40%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) Tableau
8 1 (0.40%) Talend