Period
to 10 July 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 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > West Midlands
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 85 121
Rank change year-on-year +28 +36 +71
Permanent jobs citing Docker 164 272 235
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.16% 3.43% 2.45%
As % of the System Software category 24.05% 20.31% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 162 262 198
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,125 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.72% +9.74% +13.77%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% 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 682 1,339 1,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.30% 16.89% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 551 1,075 940
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% +9.20%

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +37 71 £52,500 -4.55% 19
Staffordshire +14 21 £50,000 +45.99% 6
Coventry +10 11 £47,500 -13.64% 6
Warwickshire -7 9 £72,500 +40.10% 1
Walsall - 9 £52,500 - 1
Wednesbury - 6 £40,000 - 3
Solihull +7 4 £42,500 -11.92% 3
Worcestershire +12 3 £46,250 +15.63% 1
Shropshire +5 3 £77,500 +51.22% 5
Wolverhampton - 1 £40,000 -
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 101 (61.59%) Kubernetes
2 86 (52.44%) AWS
3 79 (48.17%) DevOps
4 74 (45.12%) Azure
5 70 (42.68%) Python
6 62 (37.80%) Linux
7 57 (34.76%) Git (software)
8 54 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (31.71%) Microservices
10 49 (29.88%) Ansible
11 47 (28.66%) Jenkins
12 45 (27.44%) Terraform
13 44 (26.83%) Software Engineering
13 44 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (23.78%) Bash Shell
15 37 (22.56%) Puppet
16 33 (20.12%) JavaScript
17 32 (19.51%) Open Source
18 31 (18.90%) SQL
18 31 (18.90%) GitLab
19 30 (18.29%) TDD
20 28 (17.07%) Java
20 28 (17.07%) GCP
21 27 (16.46%) Mentoring
21 27 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
21 27 (16.46%) Infrastructure as Code
22 26 (15.85%) Unit Testing
23 25 (15.24%) PHP
24 24 (14.63%) C#
25 23 (14.02%) 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 6 (3.66%) IIS
2 5 (3.05%) Confluence
3 4 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.83%) Anypoint
4 3 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.83%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 86 (52.44%) AWS
2 74 (45.12%) Azure
3 28 (17.07%) GCP
4 20 (12.20%) SaaS
5 18 (10.98%) GitHub
6 15 (9.15%) PaaS
7 12 (7.32%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (7.32%) Serverless
8 10 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (4.88%) Amazon S3
9 8 (4.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 8 (4.88%) IaaS
10 7 (4.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (4.27%) Amazon ECS
11 5 (3.05%) AWS CodePipeline
11 5 (3.05%) Datadog
12 4 (2.44%) OpenShift
13 2 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (1.22%) CloudFront
13 2 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.27%) HTTP
2 6 (3.66%) SAN
2 6 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.05%) Broadband
3 5 (3.05%) LAN
3 5 (3.05%) WAN
4 4 (2.44%) Firewall
5 2 (1.22%) Network Security
5 2 (1.22%) SMS
6 1 (0.61%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.76%) MySQL
1 16 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.10%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.49%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (5.49%) Redis
4 5 (3.05%) Big Data
4 5 (3.05%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.22%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.61%) GIS
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (34.76%) Git (software)
2 47 (28.66%) Jenkins
3 31 (18.90%) GitLab
4 10 (6.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (6.10%) Bitbucket
5 8 (4.88%) Maven
6 7 (4.27%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.66%) Subversion
8 5 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.44%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.83%) Hudson
10 3 (1.83%) JIRA
10 3 (1.83%) JUnit
10 3 (1.83%) Mockito
10 3 (1.83%) MSTest
10 3 (1.83%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.22%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.22%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.22%) jMock
General
1 11 (6.71%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Retail
3 8 (4.88%) Law
4 4 (2.44%) Billing
4 4 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.83%) Advertising
5 3 (1.83%) Automotive
5 3 (1.83%) Marketing
6 2 (1.22%) Electronics
6 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (32.32%) Developer
2 42 (25.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (10.37%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 14 (8.54%) PHP Developer
5 13 (7.93%) Python Developer
6 11 (6.71%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (6.71%) Software Developer
6 11 (6.71%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.10%) Azure DevOps
7 10 (6.10%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Azure Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) C++ Developer
7 10 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Platform Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Java Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.49%) Senior Java Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.27%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.41%) Kafka
1 22 (13.41%) Node.js
2 21 (12.80%) .NET
3 17 (10.37%) CSS
3 17 (10.37%) Web Services
4 15 (9.15%) AngularJS
4 15 (9.15%) HTML
4 15 (9.15%) Laravel
4 15 (9.15%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (9.15%) RESTful
5 14 (8.54%) Flask
6 13 (7.93%) React
6 13 (7.93%) REST
7 11 (6.71%) Spring
7 11 (6.71%) Vue.js
8 10 (6.10%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (5.49%) Java EE
9 9 (5.49%) SOAP
9 9 (5.49%) Spring Boot
10 8 (4.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.76%) Public Cloud
2 13 (7.93%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (7.32%) User Experience
4 7 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.05%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.44%) Derivative
7 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.22%) Infotainment
9 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.61%) Arduino
9 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) Life Science
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.61%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 62 (37.80%) Linux
2 23 (14.02%) Windows
3 14 (8.54%) Unix
4 10 (6.10%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.49%) CentOS
5 9 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (48.17%) DevOps
2 54 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (31.71%) Microservices
4 44 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (26.83%) Software Engineering
5 32 (19.51%) Open Source
6 30 (18.29%) TDD
7 27 (16.46%) Infrastructure as Code
7 27 (16.46%) Mentoring
8 26 (15.85%) Unit Testing
9 23 (14.02%) High Availability
10 20 (12.20%) Scrum
11 17 (10.37%) Web Development
12 16 (9.76%) Configuration Management
12 16 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (9.76%) Test Automation
13 14 (8.54%) E-Commerce
14 13 (7.93%) Architectural Design
14 13 (7.93%) IT Strategy
15 12 (7.32%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 70 (42.68%) Python
2 39 (23.78%) Bash Shell
3 33 (20.12%) JavaScript
4 31 (18.90%) SQL
5 28 (17.07%) Java
6 25 (15.24%) PHP
7 24 (14.63%) C#
8 23 (14.02%) PowerShell
9 22 (13.41%) C++
10 21 (12.80%) Go
11 15 (9.15%) Ruby
12 14 (8.54%) TypeScript
13 11 (6.71%) Perl
14 9 (5.49%) C
15 6 (3.66%) Embedded C
15 6 (3.66%) ES6
15 6 (3.66%) ES7
15 6 (3.66%) ES8
15 6 (3.66%) Java 8
16 3 (1.83%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 9 (5.49%) Degree
2 5 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.44%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) CCNA
5 1 (0.61%) CCNP
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) PhD
5 1 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) QA
1 2 (1.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 15022
2 1 (0.61%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 11 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.83%) vSphere
3 2 (1.22%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 101 (61.59%) Kubernetes
2 49 (29.88%) Ansible
3 45 (27.44%) Terraform
4 37 (22.56%) Puppet
5 27 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (10.98%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (6.10%) Consul
7 10 (6.10%) Packer
8 7 (4.27%) Grafana
8 7 (4.27%) Graphite
8 7 (4.27%) Prometheus
9 4 (2.44%) Rancher
10 3 (1.83%) Nagios
11 2 (1.22%) SCCM
12 1 (0.61%) Mesos
12 1 (0.61%) MIIS
12 1 (0.61%) rkt
12 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.98%) Google
3 16 (9.76%) VMware
4 8 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.66%) NetApp
6 4 (2.44%) New Relic
7 3 (1.83%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle
8 2 (1.22%) Cisco
8 2 (1.22%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.22%) Hitachi
8 2 (1.22%) HP
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.61%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.61%) hybris
9 1 (0.61%) IBM
9 1 (0.61%) Remedy
9 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow