Period
to 17 April 2021

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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 58 104
Rank change year-on-year +21 +46 +12
Permanent jobs citing Docker 282 239 244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.74% 4.09% 3.07%
As % of the System Software category 33.61% 24.09% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 252 214 194
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,125 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £50,625
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% +1.25%
75th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 839 992 1,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.08% 16.99% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 726 809 996
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £54,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Docker
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Docker as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Docker in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Docker in the West Midlands

Docker
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Docker in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 April 2021.

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 April 2021. 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 +17 153 £62,500 +19.05% 70
Coventry +33 32 £37,500 -21.05% 8
Solihull +41 27 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Shropshire +9 22 £45,000 -41.94% 3
Wednesbury 0 13 £62,500 +56.25%
Worcestershire +6 8 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Warwickshire -6 7 £55,000 +3.97% 1
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2021, 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.

1 168 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (57.45%) Kubernetes
3 144 (51.06%) DevOps
4 140 (49.65%) Azure
5 128 (45.39%) Terraform
6 122 (43.26%) AWS
7 105 (37.23%) Linux
8 95 (33.69%) Python
9 87 (30.85%) Ansible
10 77 (27.30%) Microservices
10 77 (27.30%) SQL
11 74 (26.24%) JavaScript
12 71 (25.18%) Jenkins
13 68 (24.11%) C#
14 66 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
15 64 (22.70%) Java
16 63 (22.34%) Git (software)
17 62 (21.99%) .NET
17 62 (21.99%) Infrastructure as Code
18 59 (20.92%) Software Engineering
19 57 (20.21%) Microsoft
20 56 (19.86%) SDLC
21 52 (18.44%) GitHub
22 50 (17.73%) PowerShell
23 49 (17.38%) Puppet
24 48 (17.02%) AngularJS
25 45 (15.96%) .NET Core
26 42 (14.89%) Scrum
27 41 (14.54%) React
28 40 (14.18%) Windows

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 10 (3.55%) Confluence
2 9 (3.19%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.48%) CMS
5 6 (2.13%) Apache
6 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.77%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.42%) JBoss
8 3 (1.06%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.71%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (1.77%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (1.77%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 140 (49.65%) Azure
2 122 (43.26%) AWS
3 52 (18.44%) GitHub
4 35 (12.41%) GCP
4 35 (12.41%) SaaS
5 33 (11.70%) PaaS
6 22 (7.80%) IaaS
7 17 (6.03%) Amazon ECS
7 17 (6.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (6.03%) OpenShift
8 15 (5.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 13 (4.61%) Serverless
10 12 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 8 (2.84%) Amazon EKS
11 8 (2.84%) Logic Apps
12 7 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (2.13%) npm
14 5 (1.77%) Azure Data Factory
14 5 (1.77%) Power Platform
15 4 (1.42%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.22%) HTTP
2 12 (4.26%) Firewall
3 10 (3.55%) AMQP
4 7 (2.48%) Network Security
4 7 (2.48%) VPN
5 6 (2.13%) OpenVPN
5 6 (2.13%) RTP
5 6 (2.13%) VoIP
6 4 (1.42%) DMZ
6 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.06%) Broadband
8 2 (0.71%) SMS
9 1 (0.35%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.35%) DNS
9 1 (0.35%) Internet
9 1 (0.35%) SSH
9 1 (0.35%) SSL
9 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.35%) Wireless
9 1 (0.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.06%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (11.70%) MongoDB
4 32 (11.35%) NoSQL
5 24 (8.51%) MySQL
6 14 (4.96%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.26%) Redis
8 10 (3.55%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (3.19%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.48%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.77%) Big Data
12 5 (1.77%) Cloud Spanner
12 5 (1.77%) Cosmos DB
12 5 (1.77%) Power BI
13 4 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.42%) BigQuery
13 4 (1.42%) Geospatial Data
14 3 (1.06%) GIS
15 2 (0.71%) HBase
Development Applications
1 71 (25.18%) Jenkins
2 63 (22.34%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.99%) TeamCity
4 30 (10.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 26 (9.22%) GitLab
6 25 (8.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (6.38%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (5.32%) JIRA
9 14 (4.96%) Bitbucket
10 12 (4.26%) Artifactory
10 12 (4.26%) Vagrant
11 10 (3.55%) Hudson
11 10 (3.55%) Maven
12 8 (2.84%) Gradle
13 6 (2.13%) webpack
14 3 (1.06%) Grunt
14 3 (1.06%) gulp
14 3 (1.06%) Subversion
15 2 (0.71%) Cypress.io
15 2 (0.71%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (5.32%) Finance
2 9 (3.19%) Automotive
2 9 (3.19%) Public Sector
3 7 (2.48%) Marketing
4 6 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.42%) Publishing
5 4 (1.42%) Retail
6 3 (1.06%) Law
7 1 (0.35%) Back Office
7 1 (0.35%) Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Games
7 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 110 (39.01%) Developer
2 97 (34.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (11.70%) Platform Engineer
4 26 (9.22%) C# Developer
5 24 (8.51%) AWS Engineer
6 22 (7.80%) Azure Engineer
7 21 (7.45%) Java Developer
7 21 (7.45%) Python Developer
8 20 (7.09%) AWS DevOps
8 20 (7.09%) Senior Developer
8 20 (7.09%) Software Developer
9 18 (6.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 17 (6.03%) C# Software Developer
11 16 (5.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 15 (5.32%) Full Stack Developer
13 14 (4.96%) Senior DevOps
13 14 (4.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 12 (4.26%) Architect
14 12 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
15 11 (3.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (21.99%) .NET
2 48 (17.02%) AngularJS
3 45 (15.96%) .NET Core
4 41 (14.54%) React
5 34 (12.06%) Kafka
5 34 (12.06%) REST
6 30 (10.64%) .NET Framework
7 29 (10.28%) CSS
8 26 (9.22%) HTML
8 26 (9.22%) Node.js
9 25 (8.87%) Spring
10 23 (8.16%) Vue.js
11 22 (7.80%) jQuery
12 21 (7.45%) Spring Boot
13 19 (6.74%) Entity Framework
14 17 (6.03%) Laravel
15 16 (5.67%) Angular 2
15 16 (5.67%) Elastic Stack
15 16 (5.67%) LINQ
16 15 (5.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.22%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (4.96%) Cloud Native
3 10 (3.55%) Private Cloud
3 10 (3.55%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.48%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.06%) User Experience
6 2 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.71%) iPad
6 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.35%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.35%) NHS
7 1 (0.35%) Online Games
7 1 (0.35%) RIA
7 1 (0.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 105 (37.23%) Linux
2 40 (14.18%) Windows
3 32 (11.35%) Unix
4 22 (7.80%) Windows Server
5 17 (6.03%) Ubuntu
6 14 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.61%) CentOS
8 7 (2.48%) Alpine Linux
9 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.71%) Android
11 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.35%) FreeRTOS
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (51.06%) DevOps
3 77 (27.30%) Microservices
4 66 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (21.99%) Infrastructure as Code
6 59 (20.92%) Software Engineering
7 56 (19.86%) SDLC
8 42 (14.89%) Scrum
9 38 (13.48%) Configuration Management
10 36 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
11 28 (9.93%) Mentoring
11 28 (9.93%) TDD
12 26 (9.22%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (8.51%) DevSecOps
14 23 (8.16%) Kanban
15 22 (7.80%) Load Balancing
15 22 (7.80%) Migration
16 21 (7.45%) AIOps
17 19 (6.74%) Deployment Automation
18 18 (6.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 95 (33.69%) Python
2 77 (27.30%) SQL
3 74 (26.24%) JavaScript
4 68 (24.11%) C#
5 64 (22.70%) Java
6 50 (17.73%) PowerShell
7 40 (14.18%) Bash Shell
8 34 (12.06%) Go
9 31 (10.99%) PHP
10 24 (8.51%) TypeScript
11 19 (6.74%) Ruby
12 14 (4.96%) Perl
13 10 (3.55%) C++
14 7 (2.48%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.77%) ES6
16 4 (1.42%) PHP 7
17 3 (1.06%) Groovy
17 3 (1.06%) Kotlin
18 2 (0.71%) Clojure
18 2 (0.71%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 31 (10.99%) SC Cleared
1 31 (10.99%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.13%) AWS Certification
3 5 (1.77%) Degree
4 3 (1.06%) RHCE
4 3 (1.06%) RHCSA
5 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.77%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.42%) Firmware
5 3 (1.06%) LXC
6 1 (0.35%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 162 (57.45%) Kubernetes
2 128 (45.39%) Terraform
3 87 (30.85%) Ansible
4 49 (17.38%) Puppet
5 39 (13.83%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (8.16%) Prometheus
7 22 (7.80%) Docker Swarm
7 22 (7.80%) Grafana
8 21 (7.45%) Rancher
9 20 (7.09%) Packer
10 18 (6.38%) Consul
11 11 (3.90%) Graphite
11 11 (3.90%) Nagios
12 7 (2.48%) CFEngine
12 7 (2.48%) Opsgenie
12 7 (2.48%) Opsview
13 6 (2.13%) Graylog
13 6 (2.13%) logstash
14 5 (1.77%) Salt
15 4 (1.42%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 57 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.80%) Oracle
2 22 (7.80%) Red Hat
3 19 (6.74%) Google
4 15 (5.32%) VMware
5 12 (4.26%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.13%) New Relic
6 6 (2.13%) Splunk
7 5 (1.77%) Databricks
7 5 (1.77%) Sparx
8 3 (1.06%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.71%) Apple
9 2 (0.71%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.35%) Zend