Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 111 145
Rank change year-on-year +75 +34 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 180 39 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.08% 1.53% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 55.90% 11.44% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 120 26 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,330 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.77% - -
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £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 322 341 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.66% 13.34% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 185 219 169
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,840 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £76,031 £68,350 £69,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 113 (62.78%) Docker
2 108 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (57.78%) DevOps
4 98 (54.44%) Java
5 82 (45.56%) Software Engineering
5 82 (45.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 74 (41.11%) Ansible
6 74 (41.11%) Microservices
7 68 (37.78%) Finance
8 64 (35.56%) Amazon AWS
9 57 (31.67%) Node.js
9 57 (31.67%) Problem-Solving
10 53 (29.44%) Jenkins
11 51 (28.33%) Linux
12 50 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
13 49 (27.22%) Opscode Chef
13 49 (27.22%) JavaScript
14 47 (26.11%) Banking
15 45 (25.00%) Terraform
16 43 (23.89%) Google
17 41 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (20.56%) Git (software)
18 37 (20.56%) Python
18 37 (20.56%) React
18 37 (20.56%) SDLC
19 35 (19.44%) Scrum
19 35 (19.44%) Test Automation
20 34 (18.89%) Open Source
20 34 (18.89%) Configuration Management
20 34 (18.89%) Digital Banking

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 10 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.00%) Apache
2 9 (5.00%) nginx
3 8 (4.44%) JBoss
3 8 (4.44%) Jetty
3 8 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.78%) Confluence
4 5 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.11%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 82 (45.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (35.56%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (13.33%) IaaS
4 24 (13.33%) SaaS
5 19 (10.56%) PaaS
6 15 (8.33%) GitHub
7 9 (5.00%) Amazon ECS
8 8 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (4.44%) OpenShift
9 5 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (2.78%) Serverless
10 3 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.67%) HTTP
2 11 (6.11%) Firewall
3 5 (2.78%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.78%) VLAN
4 4 (2.22%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.11%) Network Security
6 1 (0.56%) Internet
6 1 (0.56%) SSL
6 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.22%) Cosmos DB
2 12 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.11%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.89%) Big Data
5 5 (2.78%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.22%) Blockchain
7 3 (1.67%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.11%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.56%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.56%) Redis
9 1 (0.56%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 53 (29.44%) Jenkins
2 37 (20.56%) Git (software)
3 17 (9.44%) JIRA
4 13 (7.22%) PhantomJS
5 11 (6.11%) SonarQube
6 10 (5.56%) IBM UrbanCode
6 10 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.44%) Subversion
8 6 (3.33%) Selenium
9 5 (2.78%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.67%) Maven
12 2 (1.11%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
13 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.56%) GoCD
General
1 68 (37.78%) Finance
2 47 (26.11%) Banking
3 10 (5.56%) Marketing
4 4 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Law
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (32.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (17.78%) Software Engineer
3 25 (13.89%) Developer
4 18 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 17 (9.44%) AWS Engineer
6 16 (8.89%) Senior DevOps
7 15 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
7 15 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
7 15 (8.33%) Security Engineer
8 14 (7.78%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (7.78%) Consultant
8 14 (7.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 13 (7.22%) Java Engineer
10 12 (6.67%) AWS Consultant
10 12 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
10 12 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
10 12 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
12 9 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
13 7 (3.89%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (31.67%) Node.js
2 37 (20.56%) React
3 25 (13.89%) Spring Boot
4 24 (13.33%) .NET
5 22 (12.22%) Spring
6 17 (9.44%) Kafka
7 13 (7.22%) JSON
7 13 (7.22%) Web Services
8 11 (6.11%) CSS
8 11 (6.11%) CSS3
8 11 (6.11%) HTML
8 11 (6.11%) HTML5
8 11 (6.11%) React Native
8 11 (6.11%) REST
9 10 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 10 (5.56%) Redux
9 10 (5.56%) RESTful
10 9 (5.00%) Lambda Expressions
11 8 (4.44%) Java EE
11 8 (4.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.22%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.11%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (3.89%) Algorithms
5 7 (3.89%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.78%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.78%) Smart Home
8 4 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (2.22%) Robotics
8 4 (2.22%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.11%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) EPoS
10 1 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.33%) Linux
2 16 (8.89%) Unix
3 15 (8.33%) Windows
3 15 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (57.78%) DevOps
3 82 (45.56%) Software Engineering
4 74 (41.11%) Microservices
5 57 (31.67%) Problem-Solving
6 41 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (20.56%) SDLC
8 35 (19.44%) Scrum
8 35 (19.44%) Test Automation
9 34 (18.89%) Configuration Management
9 34 (18.89%) Digital Banking
9 34 (18.89%) Open Source
10 33 (18.33%) Coaching
11 26 (14.44%) Analytics
11 26 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
12 23 (12.78%) TDD
13 22 (12.22%) Computer Science
13 22 (12.22%) Mentoring
13 22 (12.22%) OO
14 21 (11.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 98 (54.44%) Java
2 49 (27.22%) JavaScript
3 37 (20.56%) Python
4 25 (13.89%) SQL
5 22 (12.22%) Bash Shell
6 20 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 17 (9.44%) C#
8 16 (8.89%) Groovy
9 13 (7.22%) C++
9 13 (7.22%) Go
10 10 (5.56%) TypeScript
11 8 (4.44%) PHP
12 5 (2.78%) Java 8
12 5 (2.78%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.67%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.67%) SOQL
14 2 (1.11%) Java 9
15 1 (0.56%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (11.11%) Degree
2 12 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) QA
2 4 (2.22%) SEPA
3 2 (1.11%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.11%) FedRAMP
3 2 (1.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 113 (62.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 74 (41.11%) Ansible
2 49 (27.22%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (25.00%) Terraform
4 27 (15.00%) Puppet
5 8 (4.44%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.56%) Nagios
6 1 (0.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 43 (23.89%) Google
2 19 (10.56%) Red Hat
3 14 (7.78%) Splunk
4 13 (7.22%) CyberArk
4 13 (7.22%) ServiceNow
4 13 (7.22%) Symantec
5 6 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.33%) Oracle
6 5 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.78%) IBM
7 4 (2.22%) Informatica
8 3 (1.67%) New Relic
8 3 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.56%) Adobe
9 1 (0.56%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.56%) CA
9 1 (0.56%) Cognos
9 1 (0.56%) PagerDuty
9 1 (0.56%) Sybase
9 1 (0.56%) VMware