Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 209 250
Rank change year-on-year +23 +41 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 46 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.39% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.15% 6.69% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 1
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £71,250
% change year-on-year -3.70% -5.26% +1.79%

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 503 329 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.97% 5.79% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 425 277 288
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,690
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +19.08% -6.69%
10th Percentile £28,850 £26,250 £22,925
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 +21 27 £62,500 +38.89% 3
Leicestershire - 10 £50,000 - 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £30,000 - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 - - 2
Derbyshire - 2 £39,817 - 2
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 41 (89.13%) Docker
2 36 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (69.57%) DevOps
4 30 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (63.04%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (60.87%) Windows
7 24 (52.17%) Terraform
8 23 (50.00%) Jenkins
9 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (45.65%) Microservices
10 21 (45.65%) Linux
11 19 (41.30%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (36.96%) Google Cloud Platform
13 16 (34.78%) Puppet
14 15 (32.61%) Ansible
15 14 (30.43%) Bash Shell
15 14 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (30.43%) Shell Script
16 13 (28.26%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (26.09%) Python
17 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
18 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
18 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
18 11 (23.91%) C#
18 11 (23.91%) .NET
18 11 (23.91%) MVC
18 11 (23.91%) Finance
18 11 (23.91%) Ruby

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 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.35%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (36.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (23.91%) IaaS
5 11 (23.91%) PaaS
6 6 (13.04%) Bluemix
6 6 (13.04%) GitHub
6 6 (13.04%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) BIG-IP
1 2 (4.35%) DHCP
1 2 (4.35%) DNS
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
1 2 (4.35%) IPsec
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (23.91%) Hadoop
2 11 (23.91%) MongoDB
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
3 10 (21.74%) Big Data
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.35%) Redis
5 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.91%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (19.57%) IBM UrbanCode
3 9 (19.57%) JUnit
3 9 (19.57%) Selenium
3 9 (19.57%) SonarQube
3 9 (19.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (13.04%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
3 5 (10.87%) Games
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Architect
2 11 (23.91%) Cloud Architect
3 9 (19.57%) AWS Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Developer
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
1 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
1 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET
1 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 11 (23.91%) Kafka
2 9 (19.57%) REST
2 9 (19.57%) YAML
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Core
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (10.87%) jQuery
4 2 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (4.35%) Sensu
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (2.17%) GraphQL
5 1 (2.17%) gRPC
5 1 (2.17%) Node.js
5 1 (2.17%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Cloud Native
2 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (10.87%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.52%) CentOS
5 3 (6.52%) Debian
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) DevOps
2 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (45.65%) Microservices
5 19 (41.30%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (23.91%) MVC
6 11 (23.91%) Release Management
7 9 (19.57%) Configuration Management
7 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
8 7 (15.22%) Open Source
8 7 (15.22%) Product Management
9 6 (13.04%) SDLC
9 6 (13.04%) SOA
10 5 (10.87%) Data Science
10 5 (10.87%) Machine Learning
10 5 (10.87%) RAD
10 5 (10.87%) Scrum
10 5 (10.87%) Software Delivery
10 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) Bash Shell
1 14 (30.43%) Shell Script
2 12 (26.09%) Python
3 11 (23.91%) C#
3 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
3 11 (23.91%) Ruby
4 6 (13.04%) Perl
5 4 (8.70%) Go
6 3 (6.52%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Master's Degree
2 2 (4.35%) MCSA
2 2 (4.35%) MCSE
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) GCP
System Software
1 41 (89.13%) Docker
2 11 (23.91%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 29 (63.04%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (52.17%) Terraform
3 16 (34.78%) Puppet
4 15 (32.61%) Ansible
5 6 (13.04%) Nagios
5 6 (13.04%) ZABBIX
6 5 (10.87%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (10.87%) Rancher
7 2 (4.35%) Kibana
7 2 (4.35%) logstash
7 2 (4.35%) Packer
8 1 (2.17%) rkt
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Google
3 6 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.35%) F5
5 2 (4.35%) VMware