Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 111 148
Rank change year-on-year +33 +37 +101
Permanent jobs citing Docker 244 226 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.33% 2.66% 2.08%
As % of the System Software category 20.66% 18.59% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 222 164 150
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,625 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +2.79% -6.19%
10th Percentile £28,275 £31,075 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £62,781
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 1,181 1,216 1,157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.13% 14.33% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 999 883 919
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,500 £57,500
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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019. 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 +63 108 £55,000 - 38
Warwickshire +10 45 £54,000 -1.82% 7
Coventry +3 35 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Worcestershire -9 18 £45,000 +6.51% 7
Walsall - 16 £55,000 - 2
Shropshire -15 10 £62,500 +21.95% 7
Solihull -21 9 £35,000 -33.33% 4
Staffordshire +3 4 £36,250 -14.71% 1
Wolverhampton +18 2 £62,500 +140.38%
Herefordshire -3 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 129 (52.87%) DevOps
2 112 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (44.26%) Kubernetes
4 102 (41.80%) AWS
5 97 (39.75%) Azure
6 85 (34.84%) JavaScript
7 79 (32.38%) Git (software)
8 69 (28.28%) Python
9 66 (27.05%) Continuous Integration
10 65 (26.64%) SQL
11 61 (25.00%) Microservices
12 60 (24.59%) Linux
13 58 (23.77%) C#
14 56 (22.95%) MVC
15 55 (22.54%) Java
16 54 (22.13%) .NET
16 54 (22.13%) Software Engineering
17 52 (21.31%) NoSQL
18 50 (20.49%) Microsoft
19 48 (19.67%) Terraform
20 47 (19.26%) Ansible
20 47 (19.26%) Node.js
20 47 (19.26%) CSS
21 40 (16.39%) ASP.NET
21 40 (16.39%) TDD
21 40 (16.39%) Jenkins
22 39 (15.98%) React
23 38 (15.57%) SQL Server
23 38 (15.57%) HTML
24 37 (15.16%) Infrastructure as Code

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 13 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (4.51%) WordPress
3 3 (1.23%) nginx
4 2 (0.82%) Anypoint
4 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.82%) Confluence
4 2 (0.82%) Drupal
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) JBoss
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.41%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) OpenCart
1 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 102 (41.80%) AWS
2 97 (39.75%) Azure
3 23 (9.43%) Serverless
4 19 (7.79%) GCP
5 16 (6.56%) AWS Lambda
5 16 (6.56%) SaaS
6 12 (4.92%) Amazon S3
6 12 (4.92%) IaaS
6 12 (4.92%) PaaS
7 11 (4.51%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (4.51%) GitHub
8 10 (4.10%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (4.10%) CloudFront
8 10 (4.10%) Office 365
9 8 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (3.28%) AWS IoT
10 7 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (2.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (2.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 6 (2.46%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.51%) HTTP
2 8 (3.28%) FTP
2 8 (3.28%) MQTT
2 8 (3.28%) SMTP
2 8 (3.28%) SSH
3 4 (1.64%) Firewall
4 3 (1.23%) DNS
4 3 (1.23%) Internet
5 2 (0.82%) DMZ
5 2 (0.82%) VPN
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.41%) CTI
6 1 (0.41%) Network Security
6 1 (0.41%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.41%) RTMP
6 1 (0.41%) Skype
6 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.41%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (21.31%) NoSQL
2 38 (15.57%) SQL Server
3 34 (13.93%) MongoDB
4 29 (11.89%) MySQL
5 12 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.69%) Amazon Aurora
7 8 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (2.05%) Big Data
8 5 (2.05%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.82%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.82%) Bigtable
11 2 (0.82%) NewSQL
11 2 (0.82%) Redis
11 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 79 (32.38%) Git (software)
2 40 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 20 (8.20%) JIRA
4 18 (7.38%) GitLab
5 16 (6.56%) Selenium
6 15 (6.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (5.74%) MSTest
8 11 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (4.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (2.87%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.46%) Gradle
11 6 (2.46%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.05%) JUnit
13 4 (1.64%) Maven
13 4 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (1.23%) Eclipse
14 3 (1.23%) Vagrant
14 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio
15 2 (0.82%) HP UFT
15 2 (0.82%) Ranorex
General
1 24 (9.84%) Finance
2 11 (4.51%) Electronics
3 10 (4.10%) Public Sector
4 8 (3.28%) Retail
5 5 (2.05%) Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Automotive
6 2 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 97 (39.75%) Developer
2 51 (20.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (11.48%) Software Engineer
4 27 (11.07%) Cloud Engineer
5 24 (9.84%) Java Developer
5 24 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 21 (8.61%) PHP Developer
7 18 (7.38%) Platform Engineer
8 15 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (5.74%) AWS Engineer
10 13 (5.33%) .NET Developer
10 13 (5.33%) Junior
11 12 (4.92%) Azure Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) AWS DevOps
12 11 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (4.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.10%) C# Developer
13 10 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (3.69%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 9 (3.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (22.13%) .NET
2 47 (19.26%) CSS
2 47 (19.26%) Node.js
3 40 (16.39%) ASP.NET
4 39 (15.98%) React
5 38 (15.57%) HTML
6 23 (9.43%) Spring
7 19 (7.79%) JSON
7 19 (7.79%) RESTful
8 17 (6.97%) AngularJS
8 17 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (6.97%) Elastic Stack
9 16 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (6.56%) Laravel
9 16 (6.56%) Sass
10 15 (6.15%) .NET Core
10 15 (6.15%) XML
11 14 (5.74%) jQuery
11 14 (5.74%) REST
12 13 (5.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.56%) Public Cloud
2 15 (6.15%) User Experience
3 13 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (4.51%) Infotainment
6 9 (3.69%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.69%) Virtual Team
7 8 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.28%) Smart Home
8 6 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.23%) Life Science
9 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.23%) NHS
9 3 (1.23%) Wiki
10 2 (0.82%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.82%) Replication
10 2 (0.82%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 60 (24.59%) Linux
2 21 (8.61%) Windows
3 13 (5.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.92%) CentOS
5 10 (4.10%) Unix
6 9 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.23%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.82%) Debian
9 1 (0.41%) Android
9 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (52.87%) DevOps
2 112 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (27.05%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (25.00%) Microservices
5 56 (22.95%) MVC
6 54 (22.13%) Software Engineering
7 40 (16.39%) TDD
8 37 (15.16%) Infrastructure as Code
9 32 (13.11%) Open Source
10 30 (12.30%) OO
11 29 (11.89%) Test Automation
12 28 (11.48%) Mentoring
12 28 (11.48%) Scrum
13 27 (11.07%) Continuous Delivery
14 25 (10.25%) Web Development
15 23 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (8.61%) Fintech
17 19 (7.79%) Deployment Automation
18 18 (7.38%) Computer Science
19 17 (6.97%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (34.84%) JavaScript
2 69 (28.28%) Python
3 65 (26.64%) SQL
4 58 (23.77%) C#
5 55 (22.54%) Java
6 35 (14.34%) PHP
7 31 (12.70%) PowerShell
8 26 (10.66%) Bash Shell
9 20 (8.20%) Ruby
10 19 (7.79%) TypeScript
11 14 (5.74%) Perl
12 12 (4.92%) Go
13 10 (4.10%) C
13 10 (4.10%) Scala
14 9 (3.69%) C++
14 9 (3.69%) ES6
15 7 (2.87%) ES7
16 6 (2.46%) Kotlin
17 5 (2.05%) Shell Script
18 3 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 12 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.46%) Degree
3 5 (2.05%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.64%) ISEB
4 4 (1.64%) MCSE
4 4 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.82%) MCSA
6 2 (0.82%) RHCE
7 1 (0.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.48%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.10%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) Varnish
4 1 (0.41%) XenApp
4 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 108 (44.26%) Kubernetes
2 48 (19.67%) Terraform
3 47 (19.26%) Ansible
4 35 (14.34%) Puppet
5 16 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (4.51%) Kibana
7 10 (4.10%) Grafana
7 10 (4.10%) logstash
7 10 (4.10%) Prometheus
8 9 (3.69%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (3.69%) Packer
9 7 (2.87%) Consul
9 7 (2.87%) Graphite
9 7 (2.87%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.64%) Mesos
10 4 (1.64%) rkt
11 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (0.82%) Salt
11 2 (0.82%) yum
Vendors
1 50 (20.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.92%) Google
3 11 (4.51%) Oracle
4 10 (4.10%) VMware
5 8 (3.28%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 4 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.23%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.23%) Citrix
8 2 (0.82%) Cisco
8 2 (0.82%) IBM
8 2 (0.82%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.82%) Remedy
8 2 (0.82%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.82%) SAP
8 2 (0.82%) WSO2
9 1 (0.41%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.41%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.41%) Tableau
9 1 (0.41%) Talend