Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 218 345
Rank change year-on-year +107 +127 +30
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 226 164 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.69% 1.27% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.58% 14.49% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 190 133 12
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.43% -
10th Percentile £37,375 £42,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% -6.90%

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 of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,001 1,132 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.92% 8.76% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 729 813 642
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +6.74%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,250 £65,000
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in the East of England

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in the East of England

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in the East of England

Kubernetes
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Hertfordshire +40 104 £62,500 +4.17% 7
Cambridgeshire +98 87 £60,000 - 17
Essex +48 14 £45,591 - 4
Bedfordshire - 10 £37,500 - 2
Suffolk +23 8 £47,500 -20.83%
Norfolk +18 3 £50,000 +17.65%
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 190 (84.07%) Docker
2 140 (61.95%) Amazon AWS
3 114 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (45.58%) DevOps
5 94 (41.59%) Linux
6 73 (32.30%) Ansible
7 70 (30.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 70 (30.97%) Java
8 69 (30.53%) Python
9 68 (30.09%) Microsoft Azure
10 58 (25.66%) Terraform
11 56 (24.78%) Microservices
12 55 (24.34%) Software Engineering
13 51 (22.57%) SQL
14 45 (19.91%) Scala
15 43 (19.03%) JavaScript
16 41 (18.14%) Microsoft
17 39 (17.26%) C#
18 38 (16.81%) .NET
18 38 (16.81%) Finance
19 36 (15.93%) Continuous Delivery
20 35 (15.49%) HTML
20 35 (15.49%) CSS
20 35 (15.49%) Puppet
21 33 (14.60%) Web Services
21 33 (14.60%) E-Commerce
21 33 (14.60%) Redux
22 32 (14.16%) Hybrid Cloud
23 31 (13.72%) Node.js
23 31 (13.72%) Bash Shell

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (6.64%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (6.19%) OpenStack
3 11 (4.87%) nginx
4 10 (4.42%) Apache
5 5 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.77%) Confluence
6 4 (1.77%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.33%) JBoss
7 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.88%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.88%) Drupal
8 2 (0.88%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.44%) HipChat
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.75%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 140 (61.95%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (30.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 68 (30.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (11.95%) OpenShift
5 16 (7.08%) PaaS
6 15 (6.64%) SaaS
7 12 (5.31%) IaaS
8 10 (4.42%) GitHub
9 9 (3.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (3.10%) Office 365
12 5 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (1.77%) OneDrive
13 4 (1.77%) Serverless
14 3 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.88%) Apigee
15 2 (0.88%) DigitalOcean
15 2 (0.88%) Heroku
15 2 (0.88%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (3.10%) DNS
3 6 (2.65%) SSL
4 5 (2.21%) HTTP
4 5 (2.21%) Internet
5 4 (1.77%) BIG-IP
5 4 (1.77%) DHCP
5 4 (1.77%) FabricPath
5 4 (1.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.77%) VLAN
5 4 (1.77%) VRRP
6 3 (1.33%) Firewall
7 2 (0.88%) VPN
8 1 (0.44%) SNMP
8 1 (0.44%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.83%) Apache Cassandra
2 24 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (8.41%) Couchbase
4 17 (7.52%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.87%) Amazon Athena
5 11 (4.87%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (4.87%) MySQL
6 10 (4.42%) Redis
6 10 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.98%) Big Data
8 8 (3.54%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.54%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.33%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.33%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.88%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.88%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 24 (10.62%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.29%) Jenkins
3 15 (6.64%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (3.10%) GitLab
4 7 (3.10%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (3.10%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.21%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.77%) Gradle
6 4 (1.77%) JIRA
6 4 (1.77%) Maven
6 4 (1.77%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.33%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.88%) gulp
8 2 (0.88%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.88%) Selenium
8 2 (0.88%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.88%) webpack
9 1 (0.44%) Cobertura
9 1 (0.44%) Hudson
General
1 38 (16.81%) Finance
2 28 (12.39%) Retail
3 16 (7.08%) Electronics
3 16 (7.08%) Manufacturing
3 16 (7.08%) Marketing
3 16 (7.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.33%) Games
4 3 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (30.09%) Developer
2 56 (24.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (12.83%) Software Developer
4 28 (12.39%) Cloud Engineer
4 28 (12.39%) Senior Developer
5 24 (10.62%) Software Engineer
6 23 (10.18%) Java Developer
6 23 (10.18%) Technical Leader
7 21 (9.29%) Automation Engineer
8 19 (8.41%) Cloud Automation Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) Java Engineer
10 15 (6.64%) Architect
11 13 (5.75%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (5.31%) AWS Developer
12 12 (5.31%) Senior Java Developer
13 11 (4.87%) AWS Engineer
13 11 (4.87%) AWS Software Engineer
13 11 (4.87%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (4.42%) C# Developer
14 10 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.81%) .NET
2 35 (15.49%) CSS
2 35 (15.49%) HTML
3 33 (14.60%) Redux
3 33 (14.60%) Web Services
4 31 (13.72%) Node.js
5 27 (11.95%) React
6 26 (11.50%) Akka
6 26 (11.50%) Play Framework
7 25 (11.06%) ASP.NET
8 19 (8.41%) RESTful
9 18 (7.96%) HTML5
10 17 (7.52%) ASP.NET Core
10 17 (7.52%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (7.52%) CSS3
10 17 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (7.08%) Elastic Stack
12 15 (6.64%) Spring
13 13 (5.75%) Spring Boot
14 9 (3.98%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.16%) Hybrid Cloud
2 22 (9.73%) Robotics
3 17 (7.52%) Blog
4 10 (4.42%) PKI
5 9 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.65%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.65%) Renewable Energy
7 5 (2.21%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.21%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.33%) Smart City
9 3 (1.33%) User Experience
10 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.88%) Social Media
11 1 (0.44%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 94 (41.59%) Linux
2 20 (8.85%) CentOS
3 17 (7.52%) CoreOS
4 15 (6.64%) Ubuntu
5 14 (6.19%) Windows
6 9 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.54%) Windows Server
8 7 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.65%) Unix
10 5 (2.21%) Solaris
11 4 (1.77%) SUSE
12 3 (1.33%) Android
13 2 (0.88%) VMS
14 1 (0.44%) DC/OS
14 1 (0.44%) Fedora
14 1 (0.44%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (45.58%) DevOps
3 56 (24.78%) Microservices
4 55 (24.34%) Software Engineering
5 36 (15.93%) Continuous Delivery
6 33 (14.60%) E-Commerce
7 27 (11.95%) Configuration Management
7 27 (11.95%) TDD
8 26 (11.50%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (11.50%) Scrum
9 24 (10.62%) Test Automation
10 20 (8.85%) Artificial Intelligence
10 20 (8.85%) Open Source
11 19 (8.41%) Computer Science
11 19 (8.41%) Mentoring
12 18 (7.96%) Machine Learning
13 17 (7.52%) Decision-Making
14 16 (7.08%) BDD
14 16 (7.08%) Digital Marketing
14 16 (7.08%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (30.97%) Java
2 69 (30.53%) Python
3 51 (22.57%) SQL
4 45 (19.91%) Scala
5 43 (19.03%) JavaScript
6 39 (17.26%) C#
7 31 (13.72%) Bash Shell
8 23 (10.18%) PowerShell
9 19 (8.41%) Java 8
10 18 (7.96%) Ruby
11 17 (7.52%) T-SQL
12 15 (6.64%) Haskell
13 13 (5.75%) C++
14 9 (3.98%) Go
14 9 (3.98%) VB.NET
15 6 (2.65%) PHP
16 5 (2.21%) Perl
17 4 (1.77%) C
17 4 (1.77%) PHP 5
17 4 (1.77%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 7 (3.10%) Degree
2 4 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.88%) RHCE
3 2 (0.88%) RHCSA
3 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.44%) CISSP
4 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) PhD
4 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.87%) QA
2 10 (4.42%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 190 (84.07%) Docker
2 19 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.08%) vSphere
4 10 (4.42%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 7 (3.10%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.10%) VMware NSX
6 5 (2.21%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.77%) KVM
8 2 (0.88%) LXC
8 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.88%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (32.30%) Ansible
2 58 (25.66%) Terraform
3 35 (15.49%) Puppet
4 28 (12.39%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (9.73%) Docker Swarm
6 20 (8.85%) vRealize
7 16 (7.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 13 (5.75%) Prometheus
9 12 (5.31%) SCOM
10 8 (3.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 7 (3.10%) HAProxy
11 7 (3.10%) Nagios
12 6 (2.65%) Grafana
12 6 (2.65%) yum
13 5 (2.21%) Kibana
13 5 (2.21%) Packer
13 5 (2.21%) vCenter Server
14 4 (1.77%) logstash
14 4 (1.77%) Rsyslog
14 4 (1.77%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 41 (18.14%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.27%) Google
3 28 (12.39%) VMware
4 16 (7.08%) Cisco
4 16 (7.08%) SAP
5 13 (5.75%) WorldPay
6 10 (4.42%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.54%) Demandware
7 8 (3.54%) Splunk
8 4 (1.77%) F5
8 4 (1.77%) Sybase
9 3 (1.33%) New Relic
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle
10 2 (0.88%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.88%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.88%) Spotify
11 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.44%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.44%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.44%) PagerDuty