Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 196 217
Rank change year-on-year +79 +21 +36
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 85 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.13% 0.76% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% 8.10% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 74 29 10
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +11.52% -31.25%
10th Percentile £35,375 £29,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £77,500 £57,625
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -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 425 457 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.67% 9.35% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 296 364 254
East Midlands median annual salary £45,905 £41,800 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.82% -1.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,375 £57,850 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +28 50 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Leicestershire +17 24 £45,000 -2.17% 3
Lincolnshire +8 5 £45,000 +42.86% 1
Northamptonshire +36 4 £100,000 - 1
Derbyshire +9 3 £40,000 +0.46% 2
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 74 (87.06%) Docker
2 56 (65.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
4 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (54.12%) Linux
6 43 (50.59%) DevOps
7 42 (49.41%) Microservices
8 39 (45.88%) Windows
8 39 (45.88%) C#
9 38 (44.71%) JavaScript
10 35 (41.18%) Node.js
11 33 (38.82%) .NET
12 31 (36.47%) Degree
13 30 (35.29%) Computer Science
14 28 (32.94%) Web Services
15 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
15 26 (30.59%) Public Cloud
16 24 (28.24%) Google Cloud Platform
16 24 (28.24%) HTML5
16 24 (28.24%) HTML
17 23 (27.06%) SQL
17 23 (27.06%) Ansible
18 22 (25.88%) Data Centre
18 22 (25.88%) J2EE
18 22 (25.88%) Java
19 20 (23.53%) Python
19 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
19 20 (23.53%) Bash Shell
19 20 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
20 19 (22.35%) Master's Degree

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 6 (7.06%) IIS
1 6 (7.06%) nginx
2 5 (5.88%) Apache
2 5 (5.88%) Confluence
3 3 (3.53%) iPlanet
3 3 (3.53%) JBoss
3 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 56 (65.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (28.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (7.06%) GitHub
5 5 (5.88%) Amazon EKS
5 5 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (5.88%) AWS Fargate
5 5 (5.88%) Datadog
5 5 (5.88%) DigitalOcean
5 5 (5.88%) IaaS
5 5 (5.88%) PaaS
6 4 (4.71%) SaaS
7 3 (3.53%) OpenShift
8 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.35%) Serverless
9 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.18%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Ethernet
1 4 (4.71%) VLAN
2 1 (1.18%) BGP
2 1 (1.18%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.18%) HSRP
2 1 (1.18%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.18%) MPLS
2 1 (1.18%) OSPF
2 1 (1.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.41%) MySQL
3 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2017
4 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.53%) Big Data
8 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Ignite
9 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Selenium
2 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
4 10 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 8 (9.41%) Bitbucket
6 6 (7.06%) Maven
6 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.88%) JIRA
8 2 (2.35%) CF BOSH
8 2 (2.35%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.35%) Gradle
9 1 (1.18%) GitLab
9 1 (1.18%) Hudson
9 1 (1.18%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.18%) Subversion
9 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
1 6 (7.06%) Games
1 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (38.82%) Developer
2 24 (28.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 17 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 12 (14.12%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.94%) AWS Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (9.41%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (9.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (8.24%) Java Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Head of Development
10 6 (7.06%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
11 5 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
12 4 (4.71%) Automation Test Analyst
12 4 (4.71%) Software Test Analyst
12 4 (4.71%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) Node.js
2 33 (38.82%) .NET
3 28 (32.94%) Web Services
4 24 (28.24%) HTML
4 24 (28.24%) HTML5
5 22 (25.88%) J2EE
6 19 (22.35%) OAuth
6 19 (22.35%) SAML
7 10 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 10 (11.76%) Spring
8 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
8 6 (7.06%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (7.06%) React
8 6 (7.06%) REST
9 5 (5.88%) Vue.js
10 4 (4.71%) 802.1X
10 4 (4.71%) Spring Boot
11 3 (3.53%) LAMP
11 3 (3.53%) Middleware
12 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.59%) Public Cloud
2 22 (25.88%) Data Centre
3 20 (23.53%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (22.35%) Virtual Team
5 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (7.06%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (5.88%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.71%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (3.53%) NHS
10 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.12%) Linux
2 39 (45.88%) Windows
3 11 (12.94%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.88%) CentOS
5 4 (4.71%) Unix
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.18%) Debian
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (50.59%) DevOps
3 42 (49.41%) Microservices
4 30 (35.29%) Computer Science
5 19 (22.35%) Configuration Management
5 19 (22.35%) Identity Access Management
5 19 (22.35%) Test Automation
5 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
6 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure as Code
6 11 (12.94%) Scrum
6 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.59%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.24%) Migration
9 7 (8.24%) Project Management
10 6 (7.06%) Data Protection
10 6 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (45.88%) C#
2 38 (44.71%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.06%) SQL
4 22 (25.88%) Java
5 20 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 20 (23.53%) Python
6 19 (22.35%) PowerShell
7 8 (9.41%) PHP
7 8 (9.41%) Shell Script
8 6 (7.06%) C
8 6 (7.06%) C++
9 5 (5.88%) Go
10 3 (3.53%) Perl
11 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.18%) Groovy
12 1 (1.18%) Java 8
12 1 (1.18%) R
12 1 (1.18%) Ruby
12 1 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (36.47%) Degree
2 19 (22.35%) Master's Degree
3 11 (12.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (5.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) GDPR
2 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 74 (87.06%) Docker
2 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.88%) vSphere
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 23 (27.06%) Ansible
2 19 (22.35%) Puppet
3 16 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (17.65%) Terraform
5 6 (7.06%) Prometheus
5 6 (7.06%) SCOM
6 5 (5.88%) Grafana
6 5 (5.88%) Packer
7 3 (3.53%) Nagios
7 3 (3.53%) Rancher
8 2 (2.35%) Mesos
9 1 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.18%) Salt
9 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.35%) ForgeRock
3 12 (14.12%) Google
4 8 (9.41%) VMware
5 7 (8.24%) New Relic
6 6 (7.06%) Dynatrace
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle
7 5 (5.88%) AppDynamics
7 5 (5.88%) Apple
7 5 (5.88%) Splunk
8 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.35%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.18%) Cisco
10 1 (1.18%) MEDITECH
10 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds