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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 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 87 27 53
Rank change year-on-year -60 +26 +31
Permanent jobs citing Docker 299 448 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.47% 6.96% 4.58%
As % of the System Software category 30.45% 39.86% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 244 350 126
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,819 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% +5.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -

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 982 1,124 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.41% 17.45% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 829 936 448
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,500 £33,375 £32,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.95% +5.90%
75th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £81,500 £77,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,467 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +4.49% +10.00%

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 16 August 2022.

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 16 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Birmingham -20 192 £70,000 +7.69% 24
Warwickshire -31 55 £55,000 +8.91% 3
Staffordshire -9 16 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Coventry -55 12 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Shropshire -13 11 £57,000 +3.64% 2
Worcestershire +5 4 £52,500 +21.39%
West Bromwich -13 2 £48,500 -7.62% 1
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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.

1 255 (85.28%) Kubernetes
2 189 (63.21%) Agile
3 169 (56.52%) AWS
4 143 (47.83%) DevOps
5 134 (44.82%) SQL
6 127 (42.47%) Azure
7 114 (38.13%) Java
8 110 (36.79%) Python
9 106 (35.45%) Software Engineering
10 95 (31.77%) CI/CD
11 86 (28.76%) Containerisation
12 83 (27.76%) Go
13 77 (25.75%) Microservices
14 76 (25.42%) Linux
15 75 (25.08%) C#
15 75 (25.08%) Git (software)
16 72 (24.08%) .NET
17 68 (22.74%) SaaS
17 68 (22.74%) Terraform
18 64 (21.40%) GCP
19 63 (21.07%) Infrastructure as Code
20 61 (20.40%) Jenkins
21 60 (20.07%) NoSQL
21 60 (20.07%) Social Skills
22 57 (19.06%) JavaScript
23 56 (18.73%) Azure DevOps
24 54 (18.06%) PowerShell
25 52 (17.39%) React
26 51 (17.06%) PHP
27 50 (16.72%) Bash

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 22 (7.36%) Apache Airflow
2 13 (4.35%) Apache
3 11 (3.68%) Confluence
4 8 (2.68%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.68%) JBoss
5 6 (2.01%) ColdFusion
5 6 (2.01%) GlassFish
5 6 (2.01%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.67%) IIS
7 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.67%) nginx
7 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.33%) Appian
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 169 (56.52%) AWS
2 127 (42.47%) Azure
3 68 (22.74%) SaaS
4 64 (21.40%) GCP
5 56 (18.73%) Azure DevOps
6 24 (8.03%) Azure AKS
7 23 (7.69%) GitHub
8 22 (7.36%) OpenShift
9 21 (7.02%) PaaS
9 21 (7.02%) Serverless
10 20 (6.69%) Power Platform
11 18 (6.02%) Amazon EKS
12 16 (5.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 16 (5.35%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (5.02%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 14 (4.68%) IaaS
15 11 (3.68%) Amazon Kinesis
16 9 (3.01%) Amazon ECS
17 6 (2.01%) Cloud Functions
17 6 (2.01%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.03%) HTTP
2 19 (6.35%) DNS
2 19 (6.35%) Firewall
3 15 (5.02%) SSH
3 15 (5.02%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.01%) SSL
5 7 (2.34%) Kerberos
6 6 (2.01%) AMQP
6 6 (2.01%) Internet
7 5 (1.67%) SMTP
8 4 (1.34%) DHCP
8 4 (1.34%) FCAPS
9 3 (1.00%) DMZ
9 3 (1.00%) IPv6
9 3 (1.00%) LAN
9 3 (1.00%) WAN
10 2 (0.67%) Modbus
10 2 (0.67%) MQTT
10 2 (0.67%) RS-485
11 1 (0.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (20.07%) NoSQL
2 47 (15.72%) SQL Server
3 31 (10.37%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (9.03%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.02%) Power BI
6 17 (5.69%) MySQL
7 16 (5.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 16 (5.35%) Tableau
8 15 (5.02%) BigQuery
8 15 (5.02%) Looker
9 8 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.68%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.34%) DynamoDB
10 7 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (2.01%) Flink
12 5 (1.67%) Big Data
12 5 (1.67%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.67%) Redis
13 4 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.34%) HBase
Development Applications
1 75 (25.08%) Git (software)
2 61 (20.40%) Jenkins
3 35 (11.71%) JIRA
4 29 (9.70%) GitLab
5 20 (6.69%) CircleCI
6 17 (5.69%) Maven
7 9 (3.01%) Bitbucket
8 8 (2.68%) Subversion
9 7 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (2.01%) JUnit
10 6 (2.01%) Mockito
11 5 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.67%) Selenium
11 5 (1.67%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.34%) Ant
12 4 (1.34%) Cypress.io
12 4 (1.34%) Gradle
13 3 (1.00%) webpack
14 2 (0.67%) Gerrit
14 2 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 60 (20.07%) Social Skills
2 48 (16.05%) Finance
3 22 (7.36%) Retail
4 18 (6.02%) Documentation Skills
5 16 (5.35%) Automotive
5 16 (5.35%) Marketing
6 10 (3.34%) Law
7 9 (3.01%) Public Sector
8 8 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.68%) Games
9 7 (2.34%) Legal
9 7 (2.34%) Presentation Skills
10 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.00%) Advertising
12 2 (0.67%) Back Office
13 1 (0.33%) Electronics
13 1 (0.33%) Front Office
13 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (37.46%) Developer
2 80 (26.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (9.36%) Software Engineer
4 24 (8.03%) Azure Engineer
5 23 (7.69%) Data Engineer
6 22 (7.36%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 22 (7.36%) Java Engineer
7 20 (6.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (6.69%) PHP Developer
8 19 (6.35%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.02%) AWS Engineer
9 18 (6.02%) Senior Data Engineer
9 18 (6.02%) Senior DevOps
10 17 (5.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 17 (5.69%) Software Developer
11 16 (5.35%) Platform Engineer
12 14 (4.68%) AWS DevOps
12 14 (4.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 14 (4.68%) Java Developer
13 13 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (24.08%) .NET
2 52 (17.39%) React
3 39 (13.04%) .NET Core
3 39 (13.04%) Node.js
4 29 (9.70%) Spring
4 29 (9.70%) Spring Boot
5 26 (8.70%) REST
5 26 (8.70%) RESTful
6 25 (8.36%) AngularJS
7 24 (8.03%) Laravel
8 22 (7.36%) ASP.NET
9 17 (5.69%) HTML
9 17 (5.69%) YAML
10 16 (5.35%) CSS
10 16 (5.35%) Kafka
11 13 (4.35%) .NET Framework
12 10 (3.34%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (3.01%) Hibernate
14 8 (2.68%) ASP.NET Core
14 8 (2.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.36%) Management Information System
2 21 (7.02%) Linux Command Line
3 16 (5.35%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (5.02%) Life Science
4 15 (5.02%) Public Cloud
5 14 (4.68%) Cloud Native
6 12 (4.01%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.68%) Private Cloud
8 7 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.01%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.01%) EPoS
10 5 (1.67%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.67%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.67%) Wiki
11 4 (1.34%) User Experience
12 3 (1.00%) Legacy Systems
13 2 (0.67%) CAN bus
14 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 76 (25.42%) Linux
2 28 (9.36%) Unix
3 17 (5.69%) CentOS
4 10 (3.34%) Windows
5 8 (2.68%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (63.21%) Agile
2 143 (47.83%) DevOps
3 106 (35.45%) Software Engineering
4 95 (31.77%) CI/CD
5 86 (28.76%) Containerisation
6 77 (25.75%) Microservices
7 63 (21.07%) Infrastructure as Code
8 49 (16.39%) Configuration Management
9 47 (15.72%) Coaching
10 45 (15.05%) Problem-Solving
11 42 (14.05%) Scrum
12 37 (12.37%) Customer Experience
13 36 (12.04%) TDD
14 35 (11.71%) Test Automation
15 34 (11.37%) Analytics
15 34 (11.37%) Platform Engineering
16 28 (9.36%) Fintech
16 28 (9.36%) Mentoring
17 27 (9.03%) Data Modelling
17 27 (9.03%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 134 (44.82%) SQL
2 114 (38.13%) Java
3 110 (36.79%) Python
4 83 (27.76%) Go
5 75 (25.08%) C#
6 57 (19.06%) JavaScript
7 54 (18.06%) PowerShell
8 51 (17.06%) PHP
9 50 (16.72%) Bash
10 24 (8.03%) T-SQL
11 23 (7.69%) Perl
12 15 (5.02%) Ruby
12 15 (5.02%) TypeScript
13 14 (4.68%) Scala
14 9 (3.01%) Kotlin
15 7 (2.34%) Bicep
15 7 (2.34%) ES6
16 5 (1.67%) C++
16 5 (1.67%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (9.03%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.36%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.35%) Degree
4 15 (5.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.00%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.67%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 14 (4.68%) QA
3 5 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.00%) SLA
5 2 (0.67%) Accessibility
System Software
1 4 (1.34%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 255 (85.28%) Kubernetes
2 68 (22.74%) Terraform
3 49 (16.39%) Ansible
4 27 (9.03%) Puppet
5 18 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (4.01%) Rancher
7 9 (3.01%) Prometheus
8 8 (2.68%) Grafana
9 5 (1.67%) Argo
9 5 (1.67%) Istio
9 5 (1.67%) Packer
10 4 (1.34%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (1.00%) CFEngine
11 3 (1.00%) Consul
11 3 (1.00%) Kibana
12 2 (0.67%) Graphite
12 2 (0.67%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.67%) Nagios
13 1 (0.33%) logstash
13 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (11.71%) Google
2 29 (9.70%) Microsoft
3 27 (9.03%) Red Hat
4 17 (5.69%) Oracle
5 6 (2.01%) Agilent
6 5 (1.67%) Splunk
7 4 (1.34%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.00%) Databricks
9 2 (0.67%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.67%) SendGrid
10 1 (0.33%) Cisco
10 1 (0.33%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.33%) New Relic
10 1 (0.33%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.33%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.33%) T-Plan
10 1 (0.33%) VMware