Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 120 186
Rank change year-on-year +37 +66 +92
Permanent jobs citing Docker 264 235 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.39% 2.47% 1.42%
As % of the System Software category 19.95% 17.46% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 213 176 107
West Midlands median annual salary £51,250 £48,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.13% +21.88% -15.79%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £32,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,125 £64,668
England median annual salary £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.56% +1.67% +4.35%

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 1,323 1,346 1,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.99% 14.13% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,040 965 845
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £24,475 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +2.38%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +45 89 £55,000 +15.79% 18
Warwickshire +30 49 £51,750 -13.75% 2
Coventry +1 33 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Worcestershire -9 25 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Staffordshire +13 21 £40,000 -20.00%
Shropshire +1 19 £51,250 -14.58% 1
Solihull -19 9 £50,000 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £57,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 160 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (50.00%) DevOps
4 124 (46.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 100 (37.88%) Kubernetes
6 99 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 94 (35.61%) Linux
8 90 (34.09%) Python
8 90 (34.09%) Jenkins
9 84 (31.82%) SQL
10 81 (30.68%) JavaScript
11 78 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
12 67 (25.38%) Puppet
12 67 (25.38%) Ansible
13 66 (25.00%) MVC
14 64 (24.24%) Microsoft
14 64 (24.24%) Terraform
15 61 (23.11%) Web Development
16 60 (22.73%) PHP
17 57 (21.59%) C#
18 56 (21.21%) Java
19 55 (20.83%) Serverless
20 54 (20.45%) TDD
21 51 (19.32%) HTML
21 51 (19.32%) .NET
21 51 (19.32%) CSS
21 51 (19.32%) Configuration Management
22 50 (18.94%) MySQL
23 45 (17.05%) Bash Shell
24 44 (16.67%) Scrum

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 11 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.79%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.41%) Apache
3 9 (3.41%) nginx
4 8 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.65%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.14%) Anypoint
6 3 (1.14%) Drupal
6 3 (1.14%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.14%) JBoss
6 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.76%) Confluence
7 2 (0.76%) IIS
7 2 (0.76%) WordPress
8 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 160 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (46.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (20.83%) Serverless
4 27 (10.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
6 23 (8.71%) PaaS
7 22 (8.33%) IaaS
8 16 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
8 16 (6.06%) SaaS
9 15 (5.68%) Amazon S3
9 15 (5.68%) GitHub
10 14 (5.30%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (4.55%) AWS IoT
12 11 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 10 (3.79%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (3.79%) Azure Active Directory
13 10 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (3.41%) Azure Functions
15 8 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
15 8 (3.03%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.95%) HTTP
2 15 (5.68%) SMTP
3 12 (4.55%) FTP
3 12 (4.55%) MQTT
3 12 (4.55%) SSH
4 11 (4.17%) DNS
5 8 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (3.03%) Skype
6 6 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.89%) SSL
8 4 (1.52%) Firewall
8 4 (1.52%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.52%) Internet
9 3 (1.14%) OpenVPN
10 2 (0.76%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.38%) AMQP
11 1 (0.38%) ICMP
11 1 (0.38%) SNMP
11 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (18.94%) MySQL
2 42 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 32 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 30 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (9.47%) Amazon RDS
6 21 (7.95%) Redis
7 20 (7.58%) Amazon Aurora
7 20 (7.58%) OLAP
8 14 (5.30%) Amazon Redshift
8 14 (5.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 14 (5.30%) MongoDB
9 11 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.65%) BigQuery
11 7 (2.65%) Bigtable
12 6 (2.27%) NewSQL
13 5 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.89%) Big Data
13 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 99 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 90 (34.09%) Jenkins
3 30 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 27 (10.23%) Visual Studio
5 22 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (7.95%) Selenium
7 19 (7.20%) Vagrant
8 18 (6.82%) GitLab
9 17 (6.44%) JIRA
10 15 (5.68%) TeamCity
11 13 (4.92%) Gradle
12 11 (4.17%) Bitbucket
12 11 (4.17%) Maven
13 10 (3.79%) CircleCI
13 10 (3.79%) Eclipse
14 9 (3.41%) Codeship
14 9 (3.41%) Cucumber
15 8 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
16 6 (2.27%) SoapUI
16 6 (2.27%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (6.06%) Retail
2 13 (4.92%) Electronics
3 11 (4.17%) Finance
4 5 (1.89%) Marketing
5 3 (1.14%) Banking
5 3 (1.14%) Games
6 2 (0.76%) Automotive
6 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (49.24%) Developer
2 73 (27.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 34 (12.88%) PHP Developer
5 32 (12.12%) C# Developer
6 31 (11.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (11.36%) Senior Developer
8 18 (6.82%) Web Developer
9 17 (6.44%) AWS Engineer
9 17 (6.44%) Lead Developer
10 15 (5.68%) AWS Developer
10 15 (5.68%) AWS DevOps
10 15 (5.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 15 (5.68%) Java Developer
10 15 (5.68%) Platform Engineer
11 14 (5.30%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 14 (5.30%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
13 10 (3.79%) Lead C# Developer
13 10 (3.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (19.32%) .NET
1 51 (19.32%) CSS
1 51 (19.32%) HTML
2 42 (15.91%) Node.js
3 38 (14.39%) Spring
3 38 (14.39%) Web Services
4 33 (12.50%) XML
5 32 (12.12%) Laravel
6 23 (8.71%) .NET Core
7 22 (8.33%) Ajax
7 22 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 20 (7.58%) RabbitMQ
8 20 (7.58%) WCF
9 19 (7.20%) JSON
9 19 (7.20%) React
10 17 (6.44%) ASP.NET
10 17 (6.44%) jQuery
10 17 (6.44%) Sass
11 14 (5.30%) Spring Boot
12 13 (4.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.95%) Driving Licence
2 20 (7.58%) Public Cloud
3 18 (6.82%) User Experience
4 13 (4.92%) Infotainment
5 12 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.55%) Smart Home
6 10 (3.79%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.27%) Cloud Native
8 6 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.89%) NHS
10 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.14%) Video\Live Streaming
12 2 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.38%) New Media
13 1 (0.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 94 (35.61%) Linux
2 30 (11.36%) Windows
3 16 (6.06%) Unix
4 12 (4.55%) CentOS
5 9 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.89%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.52%) DC/OS
8 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.14%) Android
9 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.14%) Solaris
10 2 (0.76%) SUSE
11 1 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (50.00%) DevOps
3 78 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (25.00%) MVC
5 61 (23.11%) Web Development
6 54 (20.45%) TDD
7 51 (19.32%) Configuration Management
8 44 (16.67%) Scrum
8 44 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 42 (15.91%) Open Source
10 39 (14.77%) Microservices
11 38 (14.39%) Test Automation
12 37 (14.02%) Mentoring
13 35 (13.26%) SDLC
14 32 (12.12%) Deployment Automation
15 31 (11.74%) Continuous Delivery
16 29 (10.98%) Infrastructure as Code
17 27 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (9.85%) OOP
18 26 (9.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (34.09%) Python
2 84 (31.82%) SQL
3 81 (30.68%) JavaScript
4 60 (22.73%) PHP
5 57 (21.59%) C#
6 56 (21.21%) Java
7 45 (17.05%) Bash Shell
8 28 (10.61%) PowerShell
9 26 (9.85%) Go
10 25 (9.47%) Perl
11 23 (8.71%) Ruby
12 20 (7.58%) T-SQL
13 12 (4.55%) C
14 8 (3.03%) Scala
15 7 (2.65%) TypeScript
16 6 (2.27%) Groovy
16 6 (2.27%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.89%) ES6
18 4 (1.52%) Elixir
18 4 (1.52%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 31 (11.74%) Degree
2 11 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.65%) AWS Certification
5 6 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.89%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.52%) ISEB
8 3 (1.14%) RHCE
8 3 (1.14%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.85%) QA
2 5 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.17%) Varnish
4 8 (3.03%) XenApp
4 8 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 7 (2.65%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 100 (37.88%) Kubernetes
2 67 (25.38%) Ansible
2 67 (25.38%) Puppet
3 64 (24.24%) Terraform
4 42 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (8.71%) Docker Swarm
6 17 (6.44%) Packer
7 13 (4.92%) Opsview
8 11 (4.17%) Grafana
9 10 (3.79%) CFEngine
10 8 (3.03%) FortiGate
10 8 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
10 8 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
10 8 (3.03%) NetBackup
11 7 (2.65%) Consul
12 6 (2.27%) Nagios
13 5 (1.89%) Prometheus
13 5 (1.89%) Salt
14 4 (1.52%) Graphite
15 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 64 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.98%) Google
3 25 (9.47%) Oracle
4 14 (5.30%) Red Hat
4 14 (5.30%) VMware
5 9 (3.41%) Atlassian
6 8 (3.03%) arcserve
6 8 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 8 (3.03%) Cisco
6 8 (3.03%) Citrix
6 8 (3.03%) CommVault
6 8 (3.03%) Fujitsu
6 8 (3.03%) Veeam
7 5 (1.89%) Splunk
8 4 (1.52%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.52%) New Relic
8 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.14%) IBM
9 3 (1.14%) SAP
9 3 (1.14%) ServiceNow