Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 96 151
Rank change year-on-year +56 +55 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 133 50 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.10% 1.96% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 52.57% 17.18% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 73 35 4
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -31.25% -
10th Percentile £36,500 £26,250 £61,125
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,750 £89,250
Scotland median annual salary £49,002 £50,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year -2.00% -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 253 291 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.59% 11.38% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 125 182 191
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £78,250 £67,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £48,004 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.99% +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 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 93 (69.92%) Docker
2 90 (67.67%) DevOps
3 78 (58.65%) Java
4 74 (55.64%) Azure
5 65 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (45.86%) Ansible
7 57 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 55 (41.35%) Jenkins
9 52 (39.10%) Microservices
9 52 (39.10%) AWS
10 50 (37.59%) JavaScript
11 49 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
12 46 (34.59%) Node.js
13 45 (33.83%) Linux
14 43 (32.33%) Python
14 43 (32.33%) Problem-Solving
15 42 (31.58%) Terraform
16 37 (27.82%) GCP
17 35 (26.32%) Google
18 34 (25.56%) Bash Shell
19 32 (24.06%) PowerShell
20 31 (23.31%) Puppet
20 31 (23.31%) .NET
20 31 (23.31%) Finance
21 26 (19.55%) Analytics
22 24 (18.05%) Go
22 24 (18.05%) Unix
23 23 (17.29%) Banking
23 23 (17.29%) Scrum
24 22 (16.54%) 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 10 (7.52%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.01%) Apache
2 4 (3.01%) JBoss
2 4 (3.01%) Jetty
2 4 (3.01%) nginx
2 4 (3.01%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.50%) Confluence
3 2 (1.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 74 (55.64%) Azure
2 52 (39.10%) AWS
3 37 (27.82%) GCP
4 15 (11.28%) IaaS
5 14 (10.53%) GitHub
6 8 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (6.02%) PaaS
6 8 (6.02%) SaaS
7 7 (5.26%) OpenShift
8 5 (3.76%) Amazon ECS
8 5 (3.76%) Serverless
9 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.77%) Firewall
2 5 (3.76%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) DHCP
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.75%) Network Security
3 1 (0.75%) SSL
3 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.77%) Cosmos DB
2 12 (9.02%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.27%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.52%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.77%) Big Data
6 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.01%) Blockchain
8 3 (2.26%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.26%) Redis
9 1 (0.75%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.75%) MySQL
9 1 (0.75%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 55 (41.35%) Jenkins
2 20 (15.04%) PhantomJS
3 19 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 10 (7.52%) IBM UrbanCode
4 10 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.02%) SonarQube
6 7 (5.26%) Maven
7 5 (3.76%) Subversion
8 4 (3.01%) GitLab
9 3 (2.26%) Ant
9 3 (2.26%) MSBuild
9 3 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.50%) JIRA
11 1 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (23.31%) Finance
2 23 (17.29%) Banking
3 12 (9.02%) Law
4 4 (3.01%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (39.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (22.56%) Software Engineer
3 22 (16.54%) Security Engineer
4 19 (14.29%) Developer
5 14 (10.53%) Lead DevOps
6 12 (9.02%) Java Engineer
6 12 (9.02%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (6.02%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.51%) Consultant
11 6 (4.51%) Platform Engineer
12 5 (3.76%) Azure Engineer
12 5 (3.76%) DevOps Specialist
12 5 (3.76%) Senior DevOps
12 5 (3.76%) Senior Java Engineer
12 5 (3.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 4 (3.01%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.59%) Node.js
2 31 (23.31%) .NET
3 17 (12.78%) React
3 17 (12.78%) Spring Boot
4 15 (11.28%) Spring
5 14 (10.53%) .NET Core
6 12 (9.02%) .NET Framework
6 12 (9.02%) AngularJS
6 12 (9.02%) JSON
7 10 (7.52%) Kafka
8 9 (6.77%) Lambda Expressions
8 9 (6.77%) React Native
8 9 (6.77%) REST
8 9 (6.77%) RESTful
9 6 (4.51%) YAML
10 5 (3.76%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.76%) HTML
10 5 (3.76%) Web Services
11 4 (3.01%) CSS
11 4 (3.01%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.76%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.01%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (3.01%) Robotics
5 4 (3.01%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.50%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.83%) Linux
2 24 (18.05%) Unix
3 13 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (9.77%) Windows
4 10 (7.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (67.67%) DevOps
2 65 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 52 (39.10%) Microservices
5 43 (32.33%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (19.55%) Analytics
7 23 (17.29%) Scrum
8 22 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (16.54%) Cybersecurity
9 21 (15.79%) Open Source
9 21 (15.79%) Security Operations
9 21 (15.79%) SIEM
10 20 (15.04%) Data Security
10 20 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (15.04%) Threat Management
10 20 (15.04%) Use Case
11 19 (14.29%) Digital Banking
12 16 (12.03%) Coaching
13 15 (11.28%) Configuration Management
14 14 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 78 (58.65%) Java
2 50 (37.59%) JavaScript
3 43 (32.33%) Python
4 34 (25.56%) Bash Shell
5 32 (24.06%) PowerShell
6 24 (18.05%) Go
7 21 (15.79%) Groovy
8 20 (15.04%) C++
9 18 (13.53%) SQL
10 17 (12.78%) C#
11 9 (6.77%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.26%) Korn
12 3 (2.26%) Perl
12 3 (2.26%) PHP
12 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.26%) Ruby
13 2 (1.50%) ES6
13 2 (1.50%) Java 8
14 1 (0.75%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.75%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) SEPA
2 3 (2.26%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 93 (69.92%) Docker
2 4 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.75%) LXC
Systems Management
1 61 (45.86%) Ansible
2 49 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (31.58%) Terraform
4 31 (23.31%) Puppet
5 4 (3.01%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.50%) Grafana
6 2 (1.50%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.50%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (26.32%) Google
2 20 (15.04%) CyberArk
2 20 (15.04%) ServiceNow
2 20 (15.04%) Splunk
2 20 (15.04%) Symantec
3 15 (11.28%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle
5 4 (3.01%) VMware
6 3 (2.26%) Informatica
7 2 (1.50%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.50%) Cisco
7 2 (1.50%) Juniper
7 2 (1.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.50%) Perforce
8 1 (0.75%) CA
8 1 (0.75%) IBM
8 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.75%) Xamarin