Period
to 24 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 94 135
Rank change year-on-year +70 +41 +64
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 112 85 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bristol 9.37% 2.71% 1.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 51.14% 38.81% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 167 85 63
Median annual salary £50,000 £57,124 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.47% +26.94% -14.29%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £72,500 £77,500
South West median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%

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 Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 219 219 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.33% 6.99% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 197 183 243
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -3.74%
10th Percentile £33,000 £25,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,650 £69,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% +11.11% -

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Bristol

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Bristol

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Bristol

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kubernetes in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 92 (82.14%) Docker
2 78 (69.64%) DevOps
3 62 (55.36%) AWS
4 56 (50.00%) Linux
5 44 (39.29%) Python
5 44 (39.29%) Azure
6 42 (37.50%) Java
7 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (33.04%) JavaScript
9 35 (31.25%) Node.js
9 35 (31.25%) Jenkins
9 35 (31.25%) Terraform
10 33 (29.46%) Git (software)
11 30 (26.79%) Microservices
12 29 (25.89%) GCP
12 29 (25.89%) Scrum
13 27 (24.11%) MongoDB
14 26 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (20.54%) Spring
15 23 (20.54%) TypeScript
16 22 (19.64%) Spring Boot
17 21 (18.75%) AngularJS
18 19 (16.96%) Elasticsearch
18 19 (16.96%) Puppet
19 18 (16.07%) Google
19 18 (16.07%) Oracle
19 18 (16.07%) Infrastructure as Code
20 17 (15.18%) Opscode Chef
21 16 (14.29%) React
21 16 (14.29%) Unix

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 19 (16.96%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.79%) Apache
2 2 (1.79%) nginx
3 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.89%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.89%) IIS
3 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 62 (55.36%) AWS
2 44 (39.29%) Azure
3 29 (25.89%) GCP
4 14 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (11.61%) SaaS
6 10 (8.93%) IaaS
6 10 (8.93%) PaaS
7 8 (7.14%) Amazon EKS
8 7 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (6.25%) Serverless
9 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.89%) Datadog
9 1 (0.89%) GitHub
9 1 (0.89%) Heroku
9 1 (0.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (0.89%) GPON
2 1 (0.89%) InfiniBand
2 1 (0.89%) NGN
2 1 (0.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.11%) MongoDB
2 26 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (9.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (5.36%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.46%) MySQL
8 4 (3.57%) Redis
9 2 (1.79%) InfluxDB
10 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.89%) Big Data
10 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 35 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 33 (29.46%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.89%) CircleCI
4 1 (0.89%) CMake
4 1 (0.89%) GCC
4 1 (0.89%) GitLab
4 1 (0.89%) JIRA
4 1 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.89%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (5.36%) Public Sector
2 5 (4.46%) Electronics
2 5 (4.46%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.46%) Marketing
2 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.89%) Advertising
3 1 (0.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (44.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (40.18%) Developer
3 32 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 15 (13.39%) AWS Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
5 14 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (10.71%) Backend Developer
7 10 (8.93%) Angular Developer
8 9 (8.04%) Linux Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Python Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
9 8 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) Agile Developer
11 6 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Cloud Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 4 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.25%) Node.js
2 23 (20.54%) Spring
3 22 (19.64%) Spring Boot
4 21 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 16 (14.29%) React
6 14 (12.50%) Kafka
7 11 (9.82%) ActiveMQ
8 10 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (8.93%) Vue.js
9 6 (5.36%) Elastic Stack
10 5 (4.46%) REST
11 4 (3.57%) GraphQL
11 4 (3.57%) Hibernate
12 3 (2.68%) React Native
12 3 (2.68%) Redux
12 3 (2.68%) RESTful
12 3 (2.68%) Web Services
13 2 (1.79%) Apache Flex
13 2 (1.79%) Java EE
13 2 (1.79%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (2.68%) Social Network
4 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.89%) Replication
4 1 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (14.29%) Unix
3 5 (4.46%) CentOS
4 2 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (69.64%) DevOps
2 41 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (26.79%) Microservices
4 29 (25.89%) Scrum
5 18 (16.07%) Infrastructure as Code
6 14 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (9.82%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.04%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (8.04%) Migration
9 8 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Automation
10 6 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
11 5 (4.46%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (4.46%) Front End Development
11 5 (4.46%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.46%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.46%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 4 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.29%) Python
2 42 (37.50%) Java
3 37 (33.04%) JavaScript
4 23 (20.54%) TypeScript
5 12 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 12 (10.71%) SQL
6 10 (8.93%) C#
7 7 (6.25%) Go
8 6 (5.36%) Java 8
9 5 (4.46%) PHP
10 3 (2.68%) C++
10 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.79%) C
11 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.89%) Elixir
12 1 (0.89%) ES6
12 1 (0.89%) Perl
12 1 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) PMO
1 1 (0.89%) QA
1 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 92 (82.14%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) GPFS
2 1 (0.89%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 35 (31.25%) Terraform
2 19 (16.96%) Puppet
3 17 (15.18%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (11.61%) Ansible
5 3 (2.68%) Packer
6 1 (0.89%) Istio
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Google
1 18 (16.07%) Oracle
2 7 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.46%) SAP
4 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.89%) IBM
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft