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

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 142 -
Rank change year-on-year +45 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 50 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.96% 0.26% -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.48% 2.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £80,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% - -
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £63,750 -
% change year-on-year -21.57% - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 286 314 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.22% 11.60% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 177 189 110
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,950 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -

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 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 38 (76.00%) Docker
2 28 (56.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) Linux
2 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (50.00%) DevOps
4 19 (38.00%) Ansible
5 18 (36.00%) Kafka
6 16 (32.00%) Microservices
6 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (30.00%) Degree
7 15 (30.00%) SQL
7 15 (30.00%) Terraform
8 14 (28.00%) Python
8 14 (28.00%) Computer Science
9 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (24.00%) Mathematics
11 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
11 11 (22.00%) OpenShift
11 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
12 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (20.00%) Fintech
12 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
12 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (18.00%) Ruby
13 9 (18.00%) Java EE
13 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
13 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
13 9 (18.00%) Analytics

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 5 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (4.00%) concrete5
4 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.00%) Confluence
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (22.00%) OpenShift
3 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (14.00%) GitHub
4 7 (14.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (8.00%) SaaS
5 4 (8.00%) Serverless
6 3 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (6.00%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (6.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (6.00%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (4.00%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (4.00%) Datadog
7 2 (4.00%) IaaS
7 2 (4.00%) PaaS
7 2 (4.00%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.00%) VLAN
1 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.00%) AMQP
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.00%) Big Data
3 4 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (6.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) Blockchain
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.00%) Apache Kudu
6 1 (2.00%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.00%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) Impala
6 1 (2.00%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.00%) Presto
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) Maven
3 5 (10.00%) GitLab
4 4 (8.00%) Travis CI
5 3 (6.00%) RSpec
5 3 (6.00%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
6 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.00%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.00%) GoCD
6 2 (4.00%) Hudson
6 2 (4.00%) JIRA
6 2 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.00%) Ant
7 1 (2.00%) Grunt
7 1 (2.00%) gulp
7 1 (2.00%) JUnit
7 1 (2.00%) Selenium
7 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (12.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Software Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Junior
6 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Junior DevOps
7 4 (8.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) Kafka
2 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (18.00%) Java EE
3 8 (16.00%) Node.js
4 7 (14.00%) RESTful
5 4 (8.00%) Web Services
6 3 (6.00%) 802.1X
6 3 (6.00%) CSS
6 3 (6.00%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (6.00%) HTML
6 3 (6.00%) jQuery
7 2 (4.00%) DOM
7 2 (4.00%) Laravel
7 2 (4.00%) Spring
7 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
7 2 (4.00%) Symfony
7 2 (4.00%) Velocity
8 1 (2.00%) JMS
8 1 (2.00%) JSP
8 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.00%) Fintech
3 5 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Public Cloud
5 3 (6.00%) Grid Computing
5 3 (6.00%) User Experience
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) Debian
5 1 (2.00%) CentOS
5 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) DevOps
3 16 (32.00%) Microservices
4 12 (24.00%) Mathematics
5 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.00%) Analytics
7 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (16.00%) Migration
8 8 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (14.00%) Data Science
10 5 (10.00%) Physics
10 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
11 4 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (8.00%) Immutable Server
11 4 (8.00%) Release Management
11 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (6.00%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) Python
5 9 (18.00%) Ruby
6 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.00%) Scala
9 4 (8.00%) Go
9 4 (8.00%) Java 8
9 4 (8.00%) PHP
10 2 (4.00%) Groovy
10 2 (4.00%) Java 9
10 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.00%) Jython
11 1 (2.00%) Korn
11 1 (2.00%) Perl
11 1 (2.00%) R
11 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 38 (76.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) HDFS
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (38.00%) Ansible
2 15 (30.00%) Terraform
3 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (18.00%) Puppet
5 4 (8.00%) Prometheus
6 3 (6.00%) Oozie
7 2 (4.00%) Grafana
7 2 (4.00%) Mesos
7 2 (4.00%) Packer
7 2 (4.00%) Rancher
7 2 (4.00%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.00%) Google
3 3 (6.00%) Splunk
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) New Relic
4 2 (4.00%) PagerDuty
5 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Samsung
5 1 (2.00%) VMware