Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 70 105
Rank change year-on-year +43 +35 +18
Permanent jobs citing Docker 259 250 197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.36% 3.69% 2.57%
As % of the System Software category 40.09% 22.18% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 301 239 174
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £74,625
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 646 1,127 1,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.35% 16.66% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 546 942 869
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,625 £24,025 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +25 128 £60,000 +9.09% 41
Solihull +37 31 £57,500 +64.29% 6
Coventry +31 24 £35,000 -30.00% 6
Wednesbury - 19 £60,000 - 1
Worcestershire +25 16 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Shropshire +8 10 £45,000 -41.94% 2
Warwickshire -14 8 £77,500 +47.62% 1
Staffordshire +35 7 £42,500 -29.17% 3
Docker
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 153 (59.07%) Agile Software Development
1 153 (59.07%) Kubernetes
2 135 (52.12%) DevOps
3 131 (50.58%) AWS
4 121 (46.72%) Azure
5 100 (38.61%) Terraform
6 98 (37.84%) Linux
7 85 (32.82%) Python
8 83 (32.05%) Microservices
9 80 (30.89%) Ansible
10 79 (30.50%) Git (software)
11 73 (28.19%) SQL
12 62 (23.94%) JavaScript
13 59 (22.78%) .NET
14 57 (22.01%) GitHub
15 56 (21.62%) Jenkins
16 54 (20.85%) Java
16 54 (20.85%) Microsoft
17 52 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (20.08%) Infrastructure as Code
18 50 (19.31%) AngularJS
18 50 (19.31%) PowerShell
19 49 (18.92%) SQL Server
20 48 (18.53%) C#
20 48 (18.53%) SDLC
21 46 (17.76%) Scrum
22 45 (17.37%) Software Engineering
23 44 (16.99%) GCP
24 42 (16.22%) TDD
25 40 (15.44%) PostgreSQL

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 20 (7.72%) Confluence
2 10 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.70%) CMS
3 7 (2.70%) GlassFish
3 7 (2.70%) JBoss
3 7 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.32%) Sitefinity
5 3 (1.16%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.77%) Apache
6 2 (0.77%) Drupal
6 2 (0.77%) IIS
6 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.39%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (3.09%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 131 (50.58%) AWS
2 121 (46.72%) Azure
3 57 (22.01%) GitHub
4 44 (16.99%) GCP
5 40 (15.44%) SaaS
6 32 (12.36%) PaaS
7 20 (7.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 17 (6.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (5.79%) IaaS
10 13 (5.02%) OpenShift
11 11 (4.25%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (4.25%) Amazon ECS
12 10 (3.86%) Serverless
13 8 (3.09%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (2.70%) Logic Apps
14 7 (2.70%) npm
15 4 (1.54%) Amazon EKS
15 4 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
17 2 (0.77%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.13%) HTTP
2 12 (4.63%) AMQP
3 7 (2.70%) VPN
4 6 (2.32%) OpenVPN
4 6 (2.32%) RTP
4 6 (2.32%) VoIP
5 5 (1.93%) Firewall
5 5 (1.93%) Internet
5 5 (1.93%) Network Security
6 4 (1.54%) SMTP
6 4 (1.54%) SNMP
7 3 (1.16%) DNS
8 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.44%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (11.58%) NoSQL
4 23 (8.88%) MySQL
5 19 (7.34%) Relational Database
6 18 (6.95%) MongoDB
7 14 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
8 11 (4.25%) Redis
9 10 (3.86%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
11 5 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.93%) Cloud Spanner
11 5 (1.93%) GIS
12 4 (1.54%) BigQuery
12 4 (1.54%) Bigtable
12 4 (1.54%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.16%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 79 (30.50%) Git (software)
2 56 (21.62%) Jenkins
3 38 (14.67%) JIRA
4 26 (10.04%) GitLab
5 25 (9.65%) Bitbucket
6 24 (9.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 23 (8.88%) TeamCity
8 18 (6.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (4.63%) Artifactory
9 12 (4.63%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (3.86%) Maven
11 8 (3.09%) JUnit
12 7 (2.70%) Apache Archiva
12 7 (2.70%) Mockito
12 7 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.32%) Gradle
13 6 (2.32%) Vagrant
14 4 (1.54%) Hudson
15 3 (1.16%) CircleCI
General
1 25 (9.65%) Finance
2 11 (4.25%) Retail
3 7 (2.70%) Automotive
4 6 (2.32%) Digital Economy
4 6 (2.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.93%) Games
6 4 (1.54%) Marketing
7 3 (1.16%) Banking
8 2 (0.77%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.77%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 101 (39.00%) Developer
2 86 (33.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (9.27%) Java Developer
3 24 (9.27%) Python Developer
4 22 (8.49%) AWS DevOps
4 22 (8.49%) C# Developer
5 21 (8.11%) AWS Engineer
5 21 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 19 (7.34%) Senior Developer
7 18 (6.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 18 (6.95%) Lead DevOps
8 17 (6.56%) Lead Developer
9 15 (5.79%) Platform Engineer
10 14 (5.41%) Azure Engineer
11 13 (5.02%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.02%) C# Software Developer
12 12 (4.63%) Architect
13 11 (4.25%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (4.25%) DevOps Architect
13 11 (4.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (22.78%) .NET
2 50 (19.31%) AngularJS
3 37 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 37 (14.29%) Kafka
4 35 (13.51%) .NET Core
4 35 (13.51%) Node.js
4 35 (13.51%) REST
5 31 (11.97%) React
5 31 (11.97%) Spring
6 26 (10.04%) Spring Boot
7 22 (8.49%) jQuery
7 22 (8.49%) Laravel
8 21 (8.11%) Vue.js
9 20 (7.72%) Flask
10 19 (7.34%) Entity Framework
11 18 (6.95%) CSS
12 16 (6.18%) HTML
13 15 (5.79%) Elastic Stack
13 15 (5.79%) RESTful
14 14 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.41%) Cloud Native
4 12 (4.63%) Private Cloud
5 11 (4.25%) Virtual Team
6 8 (3.09%) Cybercrime
7 5 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.93%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.54%) Blog
8 4 (1.54%) Social Media
8 4 (1.54%) User Experience
9 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.16%) PlayStation
10 2 (0.77%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.77%) Online Games
11 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.39%) RIA
11 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 98 (37.84%) Linux
2 37 (14.29%) Windows
3 29 (11.20%) Unix
4 19 (7.34%) Windows Server
5 18 (6.95%) Ubuntu
6 7 (2.70%) CentOS
7 6 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.93%) Android
9 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (59.07%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (52.12%) DevOps
3 83 (32.05%) Microservices
4 52 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (20.08%) Infrastructure as Code
5 48 (18.53%) SDLC
6 46 (17.76%) Scrum
7 45 (17.37%) Software Engineering
8 42 (16.22%) TDD
9 35 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (11.58%) Test Automation
11 28 (10.81%) MVC
12 27 (10.42%) Pair Programming
13 25 (9.65%) Mentoring
14 23 (8.88%) Configuration Management
14 23 (8.88%) Unit Testing
15 22 (8.49%) Analytics
16 21 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (7.34%) Open Source
18 17 (6.56%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.82%) Python
2 73 (28.19%) SQL
3 62 (23.94%) JavaScript
4 54 (20.85%) Java
5 50 (19.31%) PowerShell
6 48 (18.53%) C#
7 40 (15.44%) PHP
8 33 (12.74%) Bash Shell
9 27 (10.42%) Go
10 17 (6.56%) C++
10 17 (6.56%) TypeScript
11 15 (5.79%) Perl
12 11 (4.25%) T-SQL
13 9 (3.47%) Ruby
14 8 (3.09%) Java 8
15 6 (2.32%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.54%) PHP 7
17 3 (1.16%) VB
17 3 (1.16%) VBScript
18 1 (0.39%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 24 (9.27%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.49%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.25%) Degree
4 7 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.93%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.54%) LXC
4 1 (0.39%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.39%) Varnish
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 153 (59.07%) Kubernetes
2 100 (38.61%) Terraform
3 80 (30.89%) Ansible
4 37 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (13.51%) Puppet
6 14 (5.41%) Prometheus
7 12 (4.63%) Rancher
8 10 (3.86%) Packer
9 9 (3.47%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (3.47%) Grafana
10 7 (2.70%) Opsgenie
11 6 (2.32%) Graylog
11 6 (2.32%) logstash
12 5 (1.93%) Consul
12 5 (1.93%) Nagios
13 4 (1.54%) CFEngine
14 2 (0.77%) vCenter Server
15 1 (0.39%) Graphite
15 1 (0.39%) Salt
15 1 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 54 (20.85%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.74%) Google
3 24 (9.27%) Oracle
4 17 (6.56%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.02%) VMware
6 9 (3.47%) Atlassian
6 9 (3.47%) IBM
6 9 (3.47%) Splunk
7 5 (1.93%) Apple
8 4 (1.54%) HubSpot
8 4 (1.54%) New Relic
8 4 (1.54%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.39%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com