Period
to 16 November 2019

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

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 174 216
Rank change year-on-year +58 +42 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 82 47 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.07% 1.01% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.29% 10.38% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 70 36 4
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +56.25% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,125 £34,300
90th Percentile £100,000 £77,500 £59,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -7.14%

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 425 453 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.75% 9.71% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 310 333 293
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +8.00%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 +21 53 £55,000 -21.43% 16
Leicestershire +19 14 £46,250 +0.54% 1
Northamptonshire +38 7 £47,500 -29.63% 3
Derbyshire +10 5 £40,000 +0.46% 2
Lincolnshire 0 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 72 (87.80%) Docker
2 52 (63.41%) AWS
3 49 (59.76%) Azure
4 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (53.66%) Linux
6 39 (47.56%) DevOps
7 37 (45.12%) JavaScript
8 36 (43.90%) Node.js
8 36 (43.90%) Microservices
9 33 (40.24%) Windows
10 31 (37.80%) C#
11 29 (35.37%) Ansible
12 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
13 26 (31.71%) .NET
13 26 (31.71%) Public Cloud
14 25 (30.49%) GCP
15 24 (29.27%) Bash Shell
15 24 (29.27%) SQL
16 23 (28.05%) Web Services
16 23 (28.05%) Python
17 21 (25.61%) HTML
17 21 (25.61%) Java
17 21 (25.61%) Degree
17 21 (25.61%) HTML5
18 20 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
18 20 (24.39%) Computer Science
18 20 (24.39%) J2EE
19 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
19 19 (23.17%) Jenkins
19 19 (23.17%) Puppet

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 5 (6.10%) Confluence
1 5 (6.10%) nginx
2 3 (3.66%) Apache
2 3 (3.66%) iPlanet
2 3 (3.66%) JBoss
2 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 52 (63.41%) AWS
2 49 (59.76%) Azure
3 25 (30.49%) GCP
4 11 (13.41%) GitHub
5 7 (8.54%) IaaS
5 7 (8.54%) PaaS
6 5 (6.10%) Amazon EKS
6 5 (6.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (6.10%) AWS Fargate
6 5 (6.10%) Datadog
6 5 (6.10%) DigitalOcean
7 3 (3.66%) OpenShift
7 3 (3.66%) SaaS
8 2 (2.44%) Serverless
9 1 (1.22%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.44%) VLAN
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.76%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.88%) Big Data
5 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Redis
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.22%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) Jenkins
2 14 (17.07%) Bitbucket
3 12 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.63%) Selenium
4 10 (12.20%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.32%) Maven
6 5 (6.10%) JIRA
7 4 (4.88%) Gradle
8 3 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.44%) CF BOSH
9 2 (2.44%) CircleCI
9 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.22%) Ant
10 1 (1.22%) GitLab
10 1 (1.22%) Hudson
10 1 (1.22%) JUnit
10 1 (1.22%) NetBeans
10 1 (1.22%) NUnit
10 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 8 (9.76%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Games
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (43.90%) Developer
2 24 (29.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (20.73%) .NET Developer
4 16 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (19.51%) C# Developer
5 15 (18.29%) Senior Developer
6 11 (13.41%) AWS Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (9.76%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Head of Development
9 5 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Lead Software Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.90%) Node.js
2 26 (31.71%) .NET
3 23 (28.05%) Web Services
4 21 (25.61%) HTML
4 21 (25.61%) HTML5
5 20 (24.39%) J2EE
6 17 (20.73%) OAuth
7 16 (19.51%) SAML
8 14 (17.07%) AngularJS
9 10 (12.20%) React
10 9 (10.98%) Spring
11 7 (8.54%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (7.32%) REST
13 5 (6.10%) Spring Boot
13 5 (6.10%) Vue.js
14 3 (3.66%) Java EE
14 3 (3.66%) Middleware
15 2 (2.44%) Hibernate
15 2 (2.44%) JSON
15 2 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Public Cloud
2 19 (23.17%) Data Centre
3 17 (20.73%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (19.51%) Virtual Team
5 5 (6.10%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.88%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (3.66%) NHS
8 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.22%) Online Games
9 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.22%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 44 (53.66%) Linux
2 33 (40.24%) Windows
3 5 (6.10%) CentOS
4 3 (3.66%) Unix
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (47.56%) DevOps
3 36 (43.90%) Microservices
4 20 (24.39%) Computer Science
5 17 (20.73%) Unit Testing
6 16 (19.51%) Identity Access Management
6 16 (19.51%) Scrum
7 14 (17.07%) Configuration Management
7 14 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure as Code
9 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
9 9 (10.98%) SDLC
10 8 (9.76%) Migration
11 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
11 7 (8.54%) Project Management
11 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.10%) API Development
12 5 (6.10%) Deployment Automation
12 5 (6.10%) Software Deployment
12 5 (6.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.12%) JavaScript
2 31 (37.80%) C#
3 24 (29.27%) Bash Shell
3 24 (29.27%) SQL
4 23 (28.05%) Python
5 21 (25.61%) Java
6 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.54%) PHP
8 6 (7.32%) Go
8 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.10%) C++
10 4 (4.88%) C
11 3 (3.66%) Perl
12 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.22%) Groovy
13 1 (1.22%) Java 8
13 1 (1.22%) Scala
13 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) Degree
2 16 (19.51%) Master's Degree
3 7 (8.54%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 72 (87.80%) Docker
2 16 (19.51%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.54%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (35.37%) Ansible
2 20 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (23.17%) Puppet
4 11 (13.41%) Terraform
5 6 (7.32%) Prometheus
6 5 (6.10%) Grafana
6 5 (6.10%) Packer
7 4 (4.88%) Rancher
8 3 (3.66%) Nagios
9 2 (2.44%) Mesos
10 1 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.22%) Salt
10 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.51%) ForgeRock
3 12 (14.63%) Google
4 9 (10.98%) New Relic
4 9 (10.98%) VMware
5 7 (8.54%) AppDynamics
5 7 (8.54%) Splunk
6 5 (6.10%) Apple
7 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.44%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.22%) Veeam