Period
to 29 October 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > West Midlands
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 91 117
Rank change year-on-year +64 +26 +38
Permanent jobs citing Docker 189 229 218
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.02% 3.13% 2.51%
As % of the System Software category 40.04% 19.44% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 208 225 177
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,350 £30,600
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £72,500
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 472 1,178 1,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.53% 16.12% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 397 1,006 874
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,650 £23,500 £22,325
90th Percentile £68,950 £67,500 £63,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 29 October 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 29 October 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 +42 91 £57,500 +7.98% 26
Solihull +38 20 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Staffordshire +36 15 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Worcestershire +22 14 £52,500 +25.00% 3
Coventry +24 13 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Wednesbury - 13 £60,000 - 3
Warwickshire 0 8 £77,500 +40.91% 3
Shropshire +2 2 £56,250 +2.27% 10
Walsall +5 1 £72,500 +31.82%
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 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.

1 127 (67.20%) Kubernetes
2 100 (52.91%) AWS
3 94 (49.74%) DevOps
4 82 (43.39%) Azure
5 81 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (39.15%) Python
7 61 (32.28%) Microservices
8 59 (31.22%) Linux
9 56 (29.63%) Git (software)
10 53 (28.04%) Terraform
11 52 (27.51%) Ansible
12 48 (25.40%) SQL
13 46 (24.34%) JavaScript
14 44 (23.28%) .NET
15 40 (21.16%) Software Engineering
15 40 (21.16%) PowerShell
15 40 (21.16%) Jenkins
16 36 (19.05%) TDD
17 35 (18.52%) C#
17 35 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
17 35 (18.52%) AngularJS
17 35 (18.52%) GCP
18 34 (17.99%) SQL Server
19 32 (16.93%) Kafka
20 31 (16.40%) Mentoring
20 31 (16.40%) Java
20 31 (16.40%) Microsoft
20 31 (16.40%) SaaS
20 31 (16.40%) REST
21 30 (15.87%) JIRA

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 12 (6.35%) Confluence
2 9 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.70%) GlassFish
3 7 (3.70%) JBoss
3 7 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.17%) CMS
5 5 (2.65%) Sitefinity
6 2 (1.06%) Drupal
6 2 (1.06%) IIS
6 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.53%) nginx
Business Applications
1 7 (3.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (2.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 100 (52.91%) AWS
2 82 (43.39%) Azure
3 35 (18.52%) GCP
4 31 (16.40%) SaaS
5 30 (15.87%) GitHub
6 21 (11.11%) PaaS
7 10 (5.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (4.76%) IaaS
8 9 (4.76%) OpenShift
9 8 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (3.70%) npm
11 4 (2.12%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.12%) Serverless
12 3 (1.59%) Amazon EKS
12 3 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (1.06%) Amazon ECS
13 2 (1.06%) Office 365
13 2 (1.06%) Power Automate
13 2 (1.06%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.64%) HTTP
2 8 (4.23%) AMQP
3 4 (2.12%) Firewall
3 4 (2.12%) Internet
3 4 (2.12%) Network Security
3 4 (2.12%) SMTP
3 4 (2.12%) SNMP
4 2 (1.06%) DNS
4 2 (1.06%) SAN
4 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.53%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.99%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.23%) NoSQL
3 24 (12.70%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.29%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.29%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.76%) MySQL
6 7 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (3.70%) Redis
7 6 (3.17%) GIS
8 5 (2.65%) Geospatial Data
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.12%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.59%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.06%) Cloud Spanner
Development Applications
1 56 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 40 (21.16%) Jenkins
3 30 (15.87%) JIRA
4 16 (8.47%) GitLab
5 12 (6.35%) Bitbucket
5 12 (6.35%) TeamCity
6 11 (5.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (4.23%) JUnit
9 7 (3.70%) Apache Archiva
9 7 (3.70%) Artifactory
9 7 (3.70%) Maven
9 7 (3.70%) Mockito
9 7 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.59%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.59%) Subversion
11 2 (1.06%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.06%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.53%) Grunt
General
1 15 (7.94%) Finance
2 11 (5.82%) Retail
3 7 (3.70%) Law
4 6 (3.17%) Digital Economy
5 4 (2.12%) Games
6 2 (1.06%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.06%) Banking
6 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 69 (36.51%) Developer
2 50 (26.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (10.58%) Python Developer
4 17 (8.99%) Software Developer
5 16 (8.47%) C# Developer
6 15 (7.94%) Lead Developer
6 15 (7.94%) Lead DevOps
7 13 (6.88%) Junior
8 12 (6.35%) AWS DevOps
8 12 (6.35%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (5.82%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.82%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (5.82%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.29%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.76%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.76%) Java Developer
12 8 (4.23%) Architect
12 8 (4.23%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 8 (4.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.28%) .NET
2 35 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 32 (16.93%) Kafka
4 31 (16.40%) REST
5 29 (15.34%) Node.js
6 27 (14.29%) React
7 25 (13.23%) .NET Framework
8 24 (12.70%) Spring
9 23 (12.17%) Flask
10 19 (10.05%) .NET Core
10 19 (10.05%) Laravel
11 18 (9.52%) Spring Boot
12 16 (8.47%) CSS
13 15 (7.94%) Vue.js
14 14 (7.41%) HTML
15 13 (6.88%) jQuery
16 12 (6.35%) Java EE
17 11 (5.82%) Entity Framework
17 11 (5.82%) SOAP
17 11 (5.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.29%) Cloud Native
3 8 (4.23%) Cybercrime
3 8 (4.23%) Private Cloud
4 7 (3.70%) User Experience
5 6 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.12%) Blog
6 4 (2.12%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.12%) Social Media
6 4 (2.12%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.59%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.59%) PlayStation
8 2 (1.06%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.06%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.53%) Online Games
9 1 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.22%) Linux
2 29 (15.34%) Windows
3 12 (6.35%) Unix
4 11 (5.82%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.29%) Ubuntu
6 6 (3.17%) Android
6 6 (3.17%) CentOS
7 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (49.74%) DevOps
2 81 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (32.28%) Microservices
4 40 (21.16%) Software Engineering
5 36 (19.05%) TDD
6 35 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (16.40%) Mentoring
8 26 (13.76%) Infrastructure as Code
9 25 (13.23%) Unit Testing
10 22 (11.64%) MVC
11 21 (11.11%) Pair Programming
12 20 (10.58%) Open Source
12 20 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (10.58%) Test Automation
13 19 (10.05%) Scrum
14 18 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
15 15 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (7.94%) Logistics
16 14 (7.41%) SDLC
17 12 (6.35%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 74 (39.15%) Python
2 48 (25.40%) SQL
3 46 (24.34%) JavaScript
4 40 (21.16%) PowerShell
5 35 (18.52%) C#
6 31 (16.40%) Java
7 29 (15.34%) Bash Shell
8 28 (14.81%) PHP
9 17 (8.99%) Go
10 12 (6.35%) Perl
11 11 (5.82%) TypeScript
12 10 (5.29%) C++
13 9 (4.76%) Java 8
14 6 (3.17%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.65%) T-SQL
16 4 (2.12%) PHP 7
17 3 (1.59%) Ruby
17 3 (1.59%) VB
17 3 (1.59%) VBScript
18 1 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (6.88%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.35%) Degree
3 11 (5.82%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.12%) AWS Certification
5 4 (2.12%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.12%) vSphere
3 3 (1.59%) LXC
4 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) Varnish
4 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 127 (67.20%) Kubernetes
2 53 (28.04%) Terraform
3 52 (27.51%) Ansible
4 25 (13.23%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (12.70%) Puppet
6 5 (2.65%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (2.65%) Packer
7 3 (1.59%) Grafana
7 3 (1.59%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.06%) Consul
8 2 (1.06%) Nagios
8 2 (1.06%) Opsgenie
8 2 (1.06%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.53%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.53%) Graphite
9 1 (0.53%) Graylog
9 1 (0.53%) Istio
9 1 (0.53%) logstash
9 1 (0.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (16.40%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.76%) Google
3 16 (8.47%) VMware
4 15 (7.94%) Red Hat
5 14 (7.41%) Oracle
6 9 (4.76%) IBM
7 6 (3.17%) HubSpot
7 6 (3.17%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.12%) Splunk
9 3 (1.59%) Apple
9 3 (1.59%) New Relic
10 2 (1.06%) NetApp
11 1 (0.53%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com