Period
to 23 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 23 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Docker
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
23 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 17 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 +80
Permanent jobs citing Docker 757 809 526
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 11.56% 10.54% 6.75%
As % of the System Software category 60.75% 56.65% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,405 1,380 954
Median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £86,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +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 with a WFH option and a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,246 1,428 1,095
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 19.03% 18.61% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,143 1,159 980
Median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Docker
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Docker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Docker trend for jobs with a WFH option

Docker
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Docker.

Docker salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Docker
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Docker over the 6 months to 23 October 2020.

Docker salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 23 October 2020, Docker job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Docker.

1 455 (60.11%) Kubernetes
2 415 (54.82%) DevOps
3 352 (46.50%) AWS
4 293 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 289 (38.18%) Python
6 238 (31.44%) Linux
7 235 (31.04%) Terraform
8 210 (27.74%) Azure
9 204 (26.95%) JavaScript
10 196 (25.89%) Java
11 183 (24.17%) Microservices
12 174 (22.99%) Git (software)
13 157 (20.74%) Ansible
14 144 (19.02%) Software Engineering
15 137 (18.10%) Scrum
16 132 (17.44%) Node.js
17 130 (17.17%) Puppet
18 127 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
19 126 (16.64%) React
20 120 (15.85%) MongoDB
21 118 (15.59%) Jenkins
22 117 (15.46%) TDD
23 116 (15.32%) SQL
24 115 (15.19%) AngularJS
25 110 (14.53%) .NET
26 106 (14.00%) C#
27 100 (13.21%) REST
28 98 (12.95%) Go
28 98 (12.95%) Finance
29 96 (12.68%) NoSQL

Docker
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 74 (9.78%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (3.70%) Apache
3 18 (2.38%) Confluence
4 17 (2.25%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.45%) IIS
6 9 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.19%) WordPress
7 8 (1.06%) GlassFish
7 8 (1.06%) Tornado
8 7 (0.92%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.79%) CMS
9 6 (0.79%) ColdFusion
10 4 (0.53%) nginx
10 4 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (0.40%) JBoss
11 3 (0.40%) Pachyderm
11 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.26%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.26%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.26%) Inkscape
3 1 (0.13%) GIMP
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (1.59%) SAP Hybris
2 8 (1.06%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (1.06%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.26%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 352 (46.50%) AWS
2 210 (27.74%) Azure
3 94 (12.42%) GCP
4 74 (9.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 55 (7.27%) SaaS
6 49 (6.47%) Serverless
7 37 (4.89%) AWS Lambda
8 29 (3.83%) GitHub
9 28 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
10 27 (3.57%) Amazon ECS
11 26 (3.43%) PaaS
12 23 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
13 21 (2.77%) IaaS
14 19 (2.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 19 (2.51%) Amazon EKS
15 18 (2.38%) Amazon S3
16 15 (1.98%) CloudFront
16 15 (1.98%) Office 365
17 13 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 12 (1.59%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.51%) DNS
2 18 (2.38%) HTTP
3 15 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.72%) Internet
5 11 (1.45%) Firewall
6 10 (1.32%) VPN
7 9 (1.19%) IPv4
7 9 (1.19%) IPv6
8 7 (0.92%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.92%) Network Security
9 6 (0.79%) SMTP
9 6 (0.79%) SSH
10 5 (0.66%) SSL
11 4 (0.53%) IPsec
11 4 (0.53%) SNMP
12 3 (0.40%) AMQP
12 3 (0.40%) Skype
12 3 (0.40%) VLAN
12 3 (0.40%) VoIP
13 2 (0.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (15.85%) MongoDB
2 96 (12.68%) NoSQL
3 87 (11.49%) PostgreSQL
4 80 (10.57%) SQL Server
5 54 (7.13%) MySQL
6 30 (3.96%) Relational Database
7 29 (3.83%) Redis
8 20 (2.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 20 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
8 20 (2.64%) InterSystems Cache
9 18 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (2.38%) Big Data
10 14 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
11 12 (1.59%) InfluxDB
12 11 (1.45%) Blockchain
12 11 (1.45%) MariaDB
13 8 (1.06%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.92%) Cosmos DB
15 6 (0.79%) Amazon Athena
15 6 (0.79%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 174 (22.99%) Git (software)
2 118 (15.59%) Jenkins
3 38 (5.02%) GitLab
4 30 (3.96%) JIRA
5 28 (3.70%) CircleCI
6 18 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (1.98%) IntelliJ
8 14 (1.85%) Maven
8 14 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (1.59%) Selenium
10 10 (1.32%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (1.06%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.06%) gulp
12 8 (1.06%) webpack
13 7 (0.92%) GoCD
14 6 (0.79%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.79%) Spinnaker
15 5 (0.66%) Gradle
16 4 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 98 (12.95%) Finance
2 31 (4.10%) Public Sector
2 31 (4.10%) Retail
3 26 (3.43%) Marketing
4 22 (2.91%) Banking
4 22 (2.91%) Games
5 14 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.19%) Electronics
6 9 (1.19%) Law
6 9 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.26%) Advertising
8 2 (0.26%) Front Office
8 2 (0.26%) Local Government
8 2 (0.26%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.13%) Automotive
9 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.13%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.13%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 298 (39.37%) Developer
2 238 (31.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 100 (13.21%) AWS Engineer
4 96 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 83 (10.96%) AWS DevOps
5 83 (10.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 61 (8.06%) Java Developer
7 47 (6.21%) Full Stack Developer
8 42 (5.55%) Senior DevOps
8 42 (5.55%) Software Engineer
9 39 (5.15%) .NET Developer
10 38 (5.02%) Python Developer
11 37 (4.89%) Linux Engineer
11 37 (4.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 37 (4.89%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 35 (4.62%) Azure Engineer
13 34 (4.49%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 31 (4.10%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 31 (4.10%) PHP Developer
15 29 (3.83%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (17.44%) Node.js
2 126 (16.64%) React
3 115 (15.19%) AngularJS
4 110 (14.53%) .NET
5 100 (13.21%) REST
6 71 (9.38%) .NET Core
7 62 (8.19%) Kafka
8 58 (7.66%) Web Services
9 54 (7.13%) Vue.js
10 53 (7.00%) CSS
11 50 (6.61%) HTML
12 47 (6.21%) Symfony
13 46 (6.08%) Laravel
14 43 (5.68%) Spring
15 42 (5.55%) RESTful
16 41 (5.42%) Redux
17 38 (5.02%) LAMP
18 35 (4.62%) Django
19 34 (4.49%) Spring Boot
20 33 (4.36%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (3.96%) Cloud Native
2 27 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (3.43%) Mobile App
4 20 (2.64%) Public Cloud
5 17 (2.25%) Virtual Team
6 15 (1.98%) Data Centre
7 14 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.59%) FMCG
8 12 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (1.45%) PlayStation
9 11 (1.45%) User Experience
10 10 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.06%) NHS
12 6 (0.79%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
13 5 (0.66%) Video on Demand
14 4 (0.53%) Cybercrime
14 4 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 238 (31.44%) Linux
2 45 (5.94%) Windows
3 26 (3.43%) Unix
4 19 (2.51%) CentOS
5 15 (1.98%) Windows Server
6 12 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.32%) Fedora
8 9 (1.19%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.92%) VMS
10 6 (0.79%) Debian
10 6 (0.79%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Android
12 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.13%) Solaris
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (54.82%) DevOps
2 293 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (24.17%) Microservices
4 144 (19.02%) Software Engineering
5 137 (18.10%) Scrum
6 127 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
7 117 (15.46%) TDD
8 84 (11.10%) Deployment Automation
9 73 (9.64%) Migration
10 69 (9.11%) Problem-Solving
11 62 (8.19%) Fintech
11 62 (8.19%) Infrastructure as Code
12 59 (7.79%) MVC
13 56 (7.40%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 49 (6.47%) BDD
14 49 (6.47%) OO
14 49 (6.47%) Unit Testing
15 48 (6.34%) SDLC
16 46 (6.08%) Mentoring
17 44 (5.81%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 289 (38.18%) Python
2 204 (26.95%) JavaScript
3 196 (25.89%) Java
4 116 (15.32%) SQL
5 106 (14.00%) C#
6 98 (12.95%) Go
7 90 (11.89%) PHP
8 85 (11.23%) Bash Shell
9 63 (8.32%) Ruby
10 53 (7.00%) TypeScript
11 41 (5.42%) PowerShell
12 36 (4.76%) Kotlin
13 30 (3.96%) Scala
14 27 (3.57%) Shell Script
15 21 (2.77%) C++
16 20 (2.64%) Perl
17 19 (2.51%) Clojure
18 17 (2.25%) Java 8
19 13 (1.72%) T-SQL
19 13 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (3.83%) Degree
2 13 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.19%) AWS Certification
5 6 (0.79%) OSCE
6 5 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.66%) PhD
7 4 (0.53%) CEPT
7 4 (0.53%) EC-Council LPT
7 4 (0.53%) GXPN
7 4 (0.53%) SANS
8 3 (0.40%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.26%) CREST Certified
9 2 (0.26%) OSCP
9 2 (0.26%) OSWP
10 1 (0.13%) CCNA
10 1 (0.13%) CISSP
10 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.98%) NIST
2 8 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.79%) PMO
3 6 (0.79%) QA
4 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) GDPR
5 2 (0.26%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.26%) IEC 62304
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 13485
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.92%) Firmware
5 3 (0.40%) Gluster
5 3 (0.40%) GlusterFS
5 3 (0.40%) Squid
6 2 (0.26%) NFS
6 2 (0.26%) Samba
6 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.26%) Xen
7 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 455 (60.11%) Kubernetes
2 235 (31.04%) Terraform
3 157 (20.74%) Ansible
4 130 (17.17%) Puppet
5 96 (12.68%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (3.57%) Prometheus
7 18 (2.38%) Grafana
8 14 (1.85%) Rancher
9 12 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
10 9 (1.19%) HAProxy
10 9 (1.19%) Icinga
10 9 (1.19%) Kibana
11 8 (1.06%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.79%) Graylog
12 6 (0.79%) Packer
13 5 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (0.66%) Nagios
13 5 (0.66%) Pingdom
14 4 (0.53%) Marathon
14 4 (0.53%) Mesos
Vendors
1 53 (7.00%) Microsoft
2 49 (6.47%) Google
3 21 (2.77%) SAP
4 20 (2.64%) New Relic
5 19 (2.51%) Red Hat
5 19 (2.51%) VMware
6 14 (1.85%) Intel
7 13 (1.72%) Oracle
7 13 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.59%) Adobe
8 12 (1.59%) hybris
9 11 (1.45%) IBM
10 9 (1.19%) Zend
11 6 (0.79%) Dynatrace
12 5 (0.66%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.40%) Apple
13 3 (0.40%) Avaya
13 3 (0.40%) Mitel
13 3 (0.40%) SaltStack
13 3 (0.40%) Siemens