Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 75 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.04% 0.37% -
As % of the Systems Management category 14.63% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Cardiff median annual salary £43,250 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.50% - -
South Wales median annual salary £57,000 £51,250 -
% change year-on-year +11.22% - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 82 63 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 7.14% 7.83% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 70 57 75
Cardiff median annual salary £47,500 £36,660 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.57% -8.35% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,725 £24,600 £23,850
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £66,750
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Cardiff

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Cardiff

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Cardiff over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 10 (83.33%) Docker
2 9 (75.00%) DevOps
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) Spring Boot
5 5 (41.67%) Ansible
6 4 (33.33%) SMS
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (33.33%) GitHub
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (25.00%) Release Management
7 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (25.00%) Microservices
7 3 (25.00%) GitLab
7 3 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (16.67%) REST
8 2 (16.67%) KVM
8 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (16.67%) Maven
8 2 (16.67%) Brocade

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (33.33%) GitHub
4 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SMS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) RTP
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (25.00%) GitLab
2 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB Developer
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Release Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
1 5 (41.67%) Spring Boot
2 2 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) Django
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) CentOS
2 2 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) KVM
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Brocade
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle