Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Kubernetes skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kubernetes over the 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 55 167
Rank change year-on-year -5 +112 +23
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 121 278 112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.21% 4.69% 1.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.27% 37.42% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 123 246 92
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.76% -12.78%
10th Percentile £48,000 £36,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,000 £78,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +13.64% -9.47%

Kubernetes is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 375 743 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.05% 12.54% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 269 601 568
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,600 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +5.26%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Berkshire

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Kubernetes in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Berkshire

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kubernetes in Berkshire over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Berkshire

Kubernetes
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 8 July 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
Reading +14 55 £65,000 +4.00% 8
Newbury +16 15 £62,500 +8.70% 1
Maidenhead -5 13 £70,000 +12.00%
Bracknell +12 9 £85,000 +61.90% 5
Slough +18 5 £57,500 -32.35% 1
Wokingham +20 1 £65,000 +136.36%
Kubernetes
South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing Kubernetes 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 93 (76.86%) Docker
2 79 (65.29%) DevOps
3 74 (61.16%) AWS
4 72 (59.50%) Java
5 59 (48.76%) Linux
6 53 (43.80%) Jenkins
7 50 (41.32%) Ansible
7 50 (41.32%) Python
7 50 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (38.02%) Azure
9 44 (36.36%) Git (software)
10 41 (33.88%) Terraform
11 38 (31.40%) Microservices
12 34 (28.10%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (26.45%) GCP
14 29 (23.97%) JavaScript
15 28 (23.14%) SaaS
16 26 (21.49%) Scrum
17 25 (20.66%) OpenShift
18 22 (18.18%) TDD
19 21 (17.36%) Spring
19 21 (17.36%) Software Engineering
19 21 (17.36%) Test Automation
20 19 (15.70%) Node.js
21 18 (14.88%) Web Services
21 18 (14.88%) E-Commerce
22 17 (14.05%) JIRA
22 17 (14.05%) Bash Shell
22 17 (14.05%) Puppet
23 16 (13.22%) Confluence

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (13.22%) Confluence
2 14 (11.57%) CMS
3 6 (4.96%) Apache
4 4 (3.31%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.48%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.48%) Pachyderm
6 2 (1.65%) Drupal
6 2 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.65%) WordPress
7 1 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 74 (61.16%) AWS
2 46 (38.02%) Azure
3 32 (26.45%) GCP
4 28 (23.14%) SaaS
5 25 (20.66%) OpenShift
6 14 (11.57%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (9.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (6.61%) GitHub
9 7 (5.79%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (5.79%) Serverless
10 5 (4.13%) npm
11 4 (3.31%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (3.31%) PaaS
12 3 (2.48%) IaaS
13 2 (1.65%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.65%) Firewall
2 2 (1.65%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.57%) MongoDB
2 13 (10.74%) MySQL
3 10 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.44%) Hadoop
4 9 (7.44%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.96%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.13%) Big Data
7 5 (4.13%) OLTP
8 4 (3.31%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.83%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.83%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.83%) HBase
9 1 (0.83%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (43.80%) Jenkins
2 44 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.05%) JIRA
4 11 (9.09%) Maven
5 9 (7.44%) Selenium
6 7 (5.79%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.96%) Ant
7 6 (4.96%) Artifactory
7 6 (4.96%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (4.13%) gulp
8 5 (4.13%) Jasmine
9 4 (3.31%) GitLab
10 3 (2.48%) CircleCI
10 3 (2.48%) Mocha
11 2 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.65%) DbUnit
11 2 (1.65%) GoCD
11 2 (1.65%) Mockito
11 2 (1.65%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.65%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (10.74%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.13%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.65%) Publishing
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (47.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (30.58%) Developer
3 16 (13.22%) Senior DevOps
3 16 (13.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 12 (9.92%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.44%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (7.44%) Java Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Consultant
7 8 (6.61%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Principal Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (4.96%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Performance Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) PHP Software Engineer
9 6 (4.96%) Reliability Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.36%) Spring
2 19 (15.70%) Node.js
3 18 (14.88%) Web Services
4 14 (11.57%) React
5 13 (10.74%) RESTful
6 12 (9.92%) CSS
6 12 (9.92%) HTML
7 10 (8.26%) Kafka
8 9 (7.44%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (6.61%) Jest
9 8 (6.61%) Middleware
10 7 (5.79%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (4.13%) Apollo GraphQL
11 5 (4.13%) Elastic Stack
11 5 (4.13%) Express
11 5 (4.13%) GraphQL
11 5 (4.13%) HTML5
11 5 (4.13%) Spring Boot
12 3 (2.48%) Chai
12 3 (2.48%) Enzyme
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) iPad
2 11 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 8 (6.61%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.61%) Cloud Native
3 8 (6.61%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.31%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.48%) Social Media
5 3 (2.48%) User Experience
6 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) Smart Energy
6 2 (1.65%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 59 (48.76%) Linux
2 6 (4.96%) Debian
3 5 (4.13%) Unix
4 4 (3.31%) Windows
5 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.83%) CentOS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (65.29%) DevOps
2 50 (41.32%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (31.40%) Microservices
4 34 (28.10%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (21.49%) Scrum
6 22 (18.18%) TDD
7 21 (17.36%) Software Engineering
7 21 (17.36%) Test Automation
8 18 (14.88%) E-Commerce
9 15 (12.40%) Fintech
10 14 (11.57%) Configuration Management
11 12 (9.92%) Continuous Deployment
11 12 (9.92%) Software Delivery
12 10 (8.26%) Content Management
12 10 (8.26%) Migration
13 9 (7.44%) Kanban
14 8 (6.61%) Chaos Engineering
14 8 (6.61%) Performance Engineering
15 7 (5.79%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 72 (59.50%) Java
2 50 (41.32%) Python
3 29 (23.97%) JavaScript
4 17 (14.05%) Bash Shell
5 15 (12.40%) PHP
6 12 (9.92%) Groovy
7 11 (9.09%) SQL
8 6 (4.96%) Perl
8 6 (4.96%) Ruby
9 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.31%) C#
10 4 (3.31%) Scala
11 3 (2.48%) Java 8
12 2 (1.65%) C++
12 2 (1.65%) ES6
12 2 (1.65%) Go
12 2 (1.65%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.83%) Java 9
13 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) GDPR
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) NIST
2 1 (0.83%) NIST 800
2 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 93 (76.86%) Docker
2 5 (4.13%) oVirt
2 5 (4.13%) RHEV
3 2 (1.65%) Postfix
4 1 (0.83%) Ceph
4 1 (0.83%) Gluster
4 1 (0.83%) HDFS
4 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (41.32%) Ansible
2 41 (33.88%) Terraform
3 17 (14.05%) Puppet
4 16 (13.22%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.96%) Galera Cluster
5 6 (4.96%) OpenNebula
6 5 (4.13%) Packer
7 4 (3.31%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.65%) Salt
9 1 (0.83%) Grafana
9 1 (0.83%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Google
2 5 (4.13%) Atlassian
2 5 (4.13%) Cloudera
2 5 (4.13%) InterSystems
3 3 (2.48%) hybris
3 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle
4 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.65%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe
5 1 (0.83%) Elastic Path
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.83%) SAP
5 1 (0.83%) VMware