Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 155 -
Rank change year-on-year +47 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 41 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.64% 0.038% -
As % of the Systems Management category 13.23% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 - -
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £34,000 -
% change year-on-year +61.76% - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 310 303 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.42% 11.51% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 191 187 110
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,650 £28,400
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +12.94% -

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Edinburgh

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Edinburgh

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 33 (80.49%) Docker
2 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 26 (63.41%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (56.10%) Ansible
3 23 (56.10%) DevOps
4 18 (43.90%) Java
5 17 (41.46%) Puppet
6 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
7 15 (36.59%) Terraform
8 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (29.27%) Python
10 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (26.83%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (24.39%) Public Cloud
11 10 (24.39%) Microservices
12 9 (21.95%) Kafka
12 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
12 9 (21.95%) Ruby
12 9 (21.95%) Degree
13 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
13 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
13 8 (19.51%) SaaS
13 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
13 8 (19.51%) Analytics
14 7 (17.07%) OpenStack
14 7 (17.07%) Vagrant

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (17.07%) OpenStack
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Pig
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.88%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.44%) concrete5
5 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 26 (63.41%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (26.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (19.51%) SaaS
5 7 (17.07%) PaaS
6 6 (14.63%) IaaS
7 5 (12.20%) OpenShift
8 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
8 4 (9.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (9.76%) Serverless
9 3 (7.32%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (7.32%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (7.32%) GitHub
10 2 (4.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (4.88%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (4.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (4.88%) CloudFront
10 2 (4.88%) Datadog
10 2 (4.88%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
1 3 (7.32%) VLAN
1 3 (7.32%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.44%) BGP
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) DMVPN
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) IPsec
2 1 (2.44%) Modbus
2 1 (2.44%) MPLS
2 1 (2.44%) SMTP
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Big Data
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.88%) Blockchain
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Kudu
4 1 (2.44%) BigQuery
4 1 (2.44%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) HBase
4 1 (2.44%) Impala
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) Presto
4 1 (2.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.07%) Maven
2 7 (17.07%) Vagrant
3 5 (12.20%) GitLab
4 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.76%) Travis CI
5 3 (7.32%) RSpec
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.88%) Hudson
7 1 (2.44%) Gradle
7 1 (2.44%) Grunt
7 1 (2.44%) gulp
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium
7 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (14.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Software Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Developer
8 2 (4.88%) AWS Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Junior
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Test Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Kafka
2 7 (17.07%) Node.js
3 4 (9.76%) Web Services
4 3 (7.32%) 802.1X
4 3 (7.32%) RESTful
5 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.88%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (4.88%) Java EE
5 2 (4.88%) Velocity
6 1 (2.44%) CSS
6 1 (2.44%) DOM
6 1 (2.44%) HTML
6 1 (2.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.44%) Laravel
6 1 (2.44%) Spring
6 1 (2.44%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Public Cloud
2 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
3 6 (14.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (9.76%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (7.32%) Fintech
5 3 (7.32%) Grid Computing
6 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (2.44%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Debian
5 1 (2.44%) CentOS
5 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) DevOps
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (24.39%) Microservices
4 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
5 8 (19.51%) Analytics
5 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
6 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
7 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.20%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (7.32%) ETL
9 3 (7.32%) High Availability
9 3 (7.32%) Validation
10 2 (4.88%) Migration
10 2 (4.88%) OO
10 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) Python
3 9 (21.95%) Ruby
4 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
5 6 (14.63%) SQL
6 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.76%) Go
8 3 (7.32%) Scala
9 2 (4.88%) Perl
9 2 (4.88%) PHP
9 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.44%) Groovy
10 1 (2.44%) Java 8
10 1 (2.44%) Java 9
10 1 (2.44%) Jython
10 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.44%) R
10 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PhD
System Software
1 33 (80.49%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) HDFS
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (56.10%) Ansible
2 17 (41.46%) Puppet
3 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (36.59%) Terraform
5 6 (14.63%) Rancher
6 3 (7.32%) Oozie
7 2 (4.88%) Grafana
7 2 (4.88%) Mesos
7 2 (4.88%) Packer
7 2 (4.88%) Prometheus
7 2 (4.88%) Sysdig
8 1 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Google
2 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) Splunk
3 2 (4.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) New Relic
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Samsung
4 1 (2.44%) Veeam
4 1 (2.44%) Zerto