Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 221 258
Rank change year-on-year +35 +37 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 40 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.82% 0.21% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.70% 3.81% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 1
East Midlands median annual salary £48,000 £41,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.36% -31.25% -
10th Percentile £30,525 £35,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,125 £57,625 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 460 289 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.38% 5.40% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 368 241 356
East Midlands median annual salary £41,800 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in the East Midlands

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in the East Midlands

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in the East Midlands

Kubernetes
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire +32 20 £50,000 +21.21% 4
Leicestershire - 10 £48,000 -
Lincolnshire - 5 £31,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £39,817 -
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 34 (85.00%) Docker
2 30 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (75.00%) Windows
3 29 (72.50%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (65.00%) DevOps
4 26 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (57.50%) Linux
6 22 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
8 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (45.00%) Terraform
10 17 (42.50%) Puppet
11 15 (37.50%) Ruby
12 14 (35.00%) Bash Shell
12 14 (35.00%) Microservices
12 14 (35.00%) Ansible
13 13 (32.50%) Shell Script
14 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
14 12 (30.00%) C#
14 12 (30.00%) .NET
14 12 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (27.50%) Apache Cassandra
16 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
16 10 (25.00%) SonarQube
16 10 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
16 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
16 10 (25.00%) Selenium
16 10 (25.00%) YAML
16 10 (25.00%) MySQL

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (10.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (10.00%) GitHub
4 4 (10.00%) IaaS
4 4 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (10.00%) PaaS
5 2 (5.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (5.00%) DHCP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
1 2 (5.00%) IPsec
1 2 (5.00%) SSL
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (25.00%) MySQL
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (22.50%) Hadoop
3 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.50%) Big Data
5 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Jenkins
2 10 (25.00%) IBM UrbanCode
2 10 (25.00%) JUnit
2 10 (25.00%) Selenium
2 10 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 10 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (22.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (7.50%) AWS Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Technologist
6 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technologist
7 1 (2.50%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (25.00%) YAML
3 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 9 (22.50%) Kafka
4 6 (15.00%) .NET Core
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (10.00%) GraphQL
6 4 (10.00%) gRPC
6 4 (10.00%) React Native
6 4 (10.00%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) Node.js
7 3 (7.50%) Spring
7 3 (7.50%) Web Services
8 2 (5.00%) HTML
8 2 (5.00%) J2EE
8 2 (5.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 5 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 4 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Linux
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (15.00%) CentOS
5 6 (15.00%) Debian
6 4 (10.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) DevOps
2 22 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.00%) Microservices
5 12 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 9 (22.50%) MVC
7 9 (22.50%) Release Management
7 9 (22.50%) SOA
8 8 (20.00%) Open Source
9 7 (17.50%) Configuration Management
10 6 (15.00%) Scrum
11 5 (12.50%) Product Management
11 5 (12.50%) RAD
12 4 (10.00%) SDLC
13 2 (5.00%) ITIL
13 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
13 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
13 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 2 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) Ruby
2 14 (35.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (32.50%) Shell Script
4 12 (30.00%) C#
5 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
6 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.50%) Python
8 4 (10.00%) Java
8 4 (10.00%) Perl
8 4 (10.00%) PHP
8 4 (10.00%) TypeScript
9 3 (7.50%) Go
10 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Master's Degree
2 2 (5.00%) MCSA
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) GCP
System Software
1 34 (85.00%) Docker
2 9 (22.50%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (72.50%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (45.00%) Terraform
3 17 (42.50%) Puppet
4 14 (35.00%) Ansible
5 4 (10.00%) Nagios
5 4 (10.00%) Rancher
5 4 (10.00%) ZABBIX
6 3 (7.50%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Google
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) F5
5 2 (5.00%) ForgeRock
5 2 (5.00%) VMware