Period
to 21 November 2019

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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 83 74
Rank change year-on-year +22 -9 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 38 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.14% 1.03% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.76% 14.63% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 3
Cardiff median annual salary £50,000 £43,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.61% -13.50% -
South Wales median annual salary £47,000 £57,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -17.54% +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 116 82 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.57% 7.06% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 94 70 58
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £36,330
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +27.31% -9.18%
10th Percentile £29,129 £28,725 £22,125
90th Percentile £64,450 £71,250 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -6.25%

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 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 32 (84.21%) Docker
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) DevOps
4 19 (50.00%) AWS
5 16 (42.11%) Ansible
5 16 (42.11%) Python
6 15 (39.47%) Linux
6 15 (39.47%) Azure
7 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
7 12 (31.58%) SQL
8 11 (28.95%) Java
8 11 (28.95%) JIRA
8 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
9 10 (26.32%) GCP
9 10 (26.32%) Puppet
10 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
10 9 (23.68%) JSON
10 9 (23.68%) Microservices
10 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
10 9 (23.68%) Terraform
11 8 (21.05%) Windows
12 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
12 7 (18.42%) Maven
12 7 (18.42%) Finance
12 7 (18.42%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (18.42%) Confluence
12 7 (18.42%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (15.79%) Node.js
13 6 (15.79%) PowerShell

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 7 (18.42%) Confluence
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (50.00%) AWS
2 15 (39.47%) Azure
3 10 (26.32%) GCP
4 7 (18.42%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (18.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (15.79%) OpenShift
6 4 (10.53%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (10.53%) Amazon S3
6 4 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (10.53%) npm
6 4 (10.53%) Serverless
7 3 (7.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (7.89%) CloudFront
8 2 (5.26%) GitHub
8 2 (5.26%) IaaS
8 2 (5.26%) PaaS
8 2 (5.26%) SaaS
9 1 (2.63%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (2.63%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
1 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
1 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) JIRA
3 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
4 7 (18.42%) Maven
5 5 (13.16%) JUnit
6 4 (10.53%) IntelliJ
6 4 (10.53%) Jasmine
6 4 (10.53%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (13.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) DevOps Automation Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (10.53%) Web Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (7.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Python Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
2 9 (23.68%) JSON
3 6 (15.79%) Node.js
4 5 (13.16%) JAX-RS
4 5 (13.16%) React
4 5 (13.16%) RESTful
4 5 (13.16%) Web Services
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
5 4 (10.53%) OAuth
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (10.53%) REST
5 4 (10.53%) SOAP
5 4 (10.53%) Vaadin
6 3 (7.89%) Java EE
7 2 (5.26%) Express
7 2 (5.26%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Core
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.63%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) Cloud Native
3 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) DevOps
3 9 (23.68%) Microservices
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Epics
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) Fintech
6 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
6 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (7.89%) Kanban
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Automation
8 2 (5.26%) Prototyping
8 2 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) Python
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Java
4 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
6 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
7 5 (13.16%) Java 8
8 4 (10.53%) Go
8 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
8 4 (10.53%) TypeScript
9 3 (7.89%) C
10 1 (2.63%) C#
10 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) RHCE
2 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) Ansible
2 10 (26.32%) Puppet
3 9 (23.68%) Terraform
4 4 (10.53%) Mesos
4 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.89%) Istio
6 1 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.63%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Google
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.63%) VMware