Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 140 -
Rank change year-on-year +47 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 53 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.17% 0.45% -
As % of the Systems Management category 23.14% 4.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 38 5 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,000 £80,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.50% - -
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £61,250 -
% change year-on-year -18.37% - -

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 229 255 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.39% 9.60% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 145 144 104
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +13.77% -1.76%

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 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Edinburgh

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

1 38 (71.70%) Docker
2 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (52.83%) Java
3 28 (52.83%) Linux
4 24 (45.28%) Kafka
4 24 (45.28%) DevOps
5 20 (37.74%) Ansible
6 18 (33.96%) Microservices
6 18 (33.96%) Terraform
7 17 (32.08%) Software Engineering
8 16 (30.19%) Degree
8 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
8 16 (30.19%) SQL
9 15 (28.30%) Python
9 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
10 13 (24.53%) Mathematics
10 13 (24.53%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (24.53%) Data Science
11 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
12 11 (20.75%) GitHub
12 11 (20.75%) RESTful
13 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
13 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
13 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
13 10 (18.87%) Analytics
13 10 (18.87%) Fintech
13 10 (18.87%) OpenShift
14 9 (16.98%) Prometheus
14 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (15.09%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 3 (5.66%) concrete5
3 2 (3.77%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.77%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) GitHub
2 10 (18.87%) OpenShift
3 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (7.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.77%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.77%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.77%) Datadog
7 2 (3.77%) Serverless
7 2 (3.77%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
1 3 (5.66%) VLAN
1 3 (5.66%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.89%) AMQP
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.55%) Big Data
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.77%) Blockchain
5 2 (3.77%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Artifactory
1 6 (11.32%) GoCD
1 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Travis CI
3 3 (5.66%) GitLab
3 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 3 (5.66%) Maven
3 3 (5.66%) RSpec
4 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.77%) Hudson
4 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) Ant
5 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
5 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (11.32%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Junior
3 10 (18.87%) Architect
3 10 (18.87%) Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Software Architect
5 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Junior DevOps
6 7 (13.21%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Python Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Chief Technology Officer
9 2 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.77%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) Kafka
2 11 (20.75%) RESTful
3 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
4 9 (16.98%) Java EE
5 8 (15.09%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (15.09%) Node.js
6 5 (9.43%) NumPy
6 5 (9.43%) Pandas
6 5 (9.43%) Web Services
7 4 (7.55%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) HTML
7 4 (7.55%) jQuery
8 3 (5.66%) 802.1X
8 3 (5.66%) DOM
8 3 (5.66%) Laravel
8 3 (5.66%) Spring
8 3 (5.66%) Spring Boot
8 3 (5.66%) Symfony
9 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.77%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Fintech
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (5.66%) Grid Computing
4 3 (5.66%) User Experience
5 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.89%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (45.28%) DevOps
3 18 (33.96%) Microservices
4 17 (32.08%) Software Engineering
5 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
6 13 (24.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (24.53%) Data Science
6 13 (24.53%) Mathematics
7 10 (18.87%) Analytics
7 10 (18.87%) Test Automation
8 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (15.09%) Migration
9 8 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (13.21%) Immutable Server
10 7 (13.21%) Release Management
10 7 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
11 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (9.43%) Physics
12 5 (9.43%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.19%) SQL
3 15 (28.30%) Python
4 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
4 8 (15.09%) Ruby
4 8 (15.09%) Scala
5 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
5 5 (9.43%) Java 8
5 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.55%) Go
6 4 (7.55%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) Java 9
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) Groovy
8 1 (1.89%) Korn
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) GDPR
System Software
1 38 (71.70%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (37.74%) Ansible
2 18 (33.96%) Terraform
3 9 (16.98%) Prometheus
4 8 (15.09%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (9.43%) Puppet
6 3 (5.66%) Grafana
7 2 (3.77%) Mesos
7 2 (3.77%) Oozie
7 2 (3.77%) Packer
7 2 (3.77%) Sysdig
8 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.32%) PagerDuty
3 3 (5.66%) New Relic
3 3 (5.66%) Splunk
4 2 (3.77%) Google
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) Juniper