Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 206 237
Rank change year-on-year +68 +31 +21
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 72 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.69% 0.52% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 6.04% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 53 17 10
East Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% -47.37%
10th Percentile £37,500 £51,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,250 £63,875
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% -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 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 432 447 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.13% 8.62% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 305 374 290
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +7.66%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,225
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,875 £55,350
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +54 52 £65,000 - 7
Lincolnshire +26 5 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire +5 5 £67,500 - 3
Leicestershire -26 5 £37,500 -37.50% 3
Derbyshire - 5 £44,500 - 2
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 69 (95.83%) Docker
2 62 (86.11%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (79.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (72.22%) Microservices
5 48 (66.67%) Linux
6 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (59.72%) Degree
8 42 (58.33%) JavaScript
8 42 (58.33%) SQL
9 41 (56.94%) Computer Science
10 37 (51.39%) Windows
10 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
11 36 (50.00%) Web Services
11 36 (50.00%) HTML
12 35 (48.61%) Java
12 35 (48.61%) J2EE
12 35 (48.61%) Public Cloud
12 35 (48.61%) HTML5
12 35 (48.61%) Node.js
13 33 (45.83%) OAuth
13 33 (45.83%) ForgeRock
13 33 (45.83%) Data Centre
13 33 (45.83%) Identity Access Management
13 33 (45.83%) Virtual Team
13 33 (45.83%) Master's Degree
13 33 (45.83%) Self-Motivation
13 33 (45.83%) Active Directory
13 33 (45.83%) SAML
13 33 (45.83%) Unit Testing
14 27 (37.50%) C#

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 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 62 (86.11%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (79.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (15.28%) IaaS
3 11 (15.28%) PaaS
4 9 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (9.72%) GitHub
6 6 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (6.94%) OpenShift
8 4 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) HTTP
2 5 (6.94%) DNS
2 5 (6.94%) IPv4
2 5 (6.94%) IPv6
3 4 (5.56%) Network Security
4 3 (4.17%) Firewall
4 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (2.78%) VPN
6 1 (1.39%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.39%) DHCP
6 1 (1.39%) IPsec
6 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.72%) Gradle
3 7 (9.72%) Maven
4 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.78%) GitLab
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.39%) JMeter
6 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.39%) Subversion
6 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (62.50%) Developer
2 32 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.44%) Lead Developer
3 14 (19.44%) Lead Java Developer
4 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 11 (15.28%) C# Developer
6 10 (13.89%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (11.11%) Architect
8 8 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.94%) AWS Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Senior Technologist
9 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Technologist
10 4 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (50.00%) HTML
1 36 (50.00%) Web Services
2 35 (48.61%) HTML5
2 35 (48.61%) J2EE
2 35 (48.61%) Node.js
3 33 (45.83%) OAuth
3 33 (45.83%) SAML
4 26 (36.11%) .NET
5 18 (25.00%) REST
6 10 (13.89%) AngularJS
7 9 (12.50%) Java EE
8 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
8 7 (9.72%) Spring
8 7 (9.72%) Spring Boot
9 5 (6.94%) .NET Core
9 5 (6.94%) Protocol Buffers
9 5 (6.94%) XML
10 4 (5.56%) JSON
10 4 (5.56%) RESTful
11 3 (4.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 35 (48.61%) Public Cloud
2 33 (45.83%) Data Centre
2 33 (45.83%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (45.83%) Virtual Team
3 6 (8.33%) Cloud Native
4 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Fintech
6 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 48 (66.67%) Linux
2 37 (51.39%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.78%) Unix
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (72.22%) Microservices
2 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (56.94%) Computer Science
4 33 (45.83%) Identity Access Management
4 33 (45.83%) Unit Testing
5 15 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 13 (18.06%) DevOps
7 12 (16.67%) Scrum
8 7 (9.72%) Kanban
8 7 (9.72%) Project Management
9 6 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (8.33%) Decision-Making
9 6 (8.33%) SOA
10 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (5.56%) Data Loss Prevention
11 4 (5.56%) Data-Driven Decision Making
11 4 (5.56%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 42 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 42 (58.33%) SQL
2 35 (48.61%) Java
3 27 (37.50%) C#
4 10 (13.89%) Python
5 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.33%) VBScript
7 4 (5.56%) Go
7 4 (5.56%) Perl
7 4 (5.56%) Ruby
8 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 43 (59.72%) Degree
2 33 (45.83%) Master's Degree
3 6 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (5.56%) CISM
4 4 (5.56%) CISSP
4 4 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) MCSE
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 69 (95.83%) Docker
2 33 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) KVM
4 1 (1.39%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.33%) Terraform
3 5 (6.94%) Ansible
3 5 (6.94%) Puppet
4 4 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.78%) SCCM
5 2 (2.78%) SCOM
5 2 (2.78%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.39%) Packer
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
2 33 (45.83%) ForgeRock
3 6 (8.33%) Google
4 5 (6.94%) F5
5 4 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.56%) McAfee
5 4 (5.56%) Symantec
6 3 (4.17%) Oracle
6 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.17%) VMware
7 2 (2.78%) Dell
7 2 (2.78%) HP
8 1 (1.39%) Rackspace