Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 166 228
Rank change year-on-year +74 +62 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 98 45 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.92% 0.95% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.12% 9.66% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 93 44 6
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £38,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £58,750 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 464 466 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.83% 9.81% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 425 390 333
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -6.98%
10th Percentile £28,850 £30,000 £28,100
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.60% +6.88% -7.51%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Leeds

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Leeds

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 96 (97.96%) Docker
2 68 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (66.33%) DevOps
4 57 (58.16%) Jenkins
5 53 (54.08%) Amazon AWS
6 49 (50.00%) Java
7 41 (41.84%) Puppet
8 34 (34.69%) Terraform
9 33 (33.67%) Opscode Chef
10 31 (31.63%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (30.61%) Microsoft Azure
11 30 (30.61%) Bash Shell
12 29 (29.59%) Node.js
13 27 (27.55%) Scala
13 27 (27.55%) Spring
13 27 (27.55%) React
13 27 (27.55%) Spring Boot
14 25 (25.51%) Kotlin
14 25 (25.51%) Linux
15 24 (24.49%) Python
15 24 (24.49%) IaaS
15 24 (24.49%) Microservices
16 23 (23.47%) PaaS
16 23 (23.47%) Configuration Management
17 22 (22.45%) Git (software)
18 21 (21.43%) Ansible
19 20 (20.41%) SaaS
19 20 (20.41%) NoSQL
19 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
19 20 (20.41%) Web Services

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 53 (54.08%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (30.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (24.49%) IaaS
4 23 (23.47%) PaaS
5 20 (20.41%) SaaS
6 16 (16.33%) GitHub
7 14 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (5.10%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (5.10%) Serverless
9 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (4.08%) G Suite
10 3 (3.06%) DigitalOcean
11 2 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.41%) NoSQL
2 18 (18.37%) MongoDB
2 18 (18.37%) MySQL
3 15 (15.31%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (15.31%) Riak
4 3 (3.06%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.02%) Redis
6 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 57 (58.16%) Jenkins
2 22 (22.45%) Git (software)
3 20 (20.41%) GitLab
4 10 (10.20%) JIRA
5 7 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (6.12%) Maven
7 5 (5.10%) CircleCI
7 5 (5.10%) Codeship
7 5 (5.10%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.04%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.04%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.04%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.04%) Subversion
8 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.02%) Bower
9 1 (1.02%) Grunt
9 1 (1.02%) gulp
9 1 (1.02%) Hudson
9 1 (1.02%) Jasmine
General
1 9 (9.18%) Finance
2 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (32.65%) Developer
2 28 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (24.49%) Platform Engineer
4 16 (16.33%) Java Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Junior
5 15 (15.31%) Junior Developer
6 13 (13.27%) Azure Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Java Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Java Scala Software Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Scala Software Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Software Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) AWS DevOps
8 10 (10.20%) Junior Java Developer
9 9 (9.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 9 (9.18%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (9.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 9 (9.18%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (9.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.59%) Node.js
2 27 (27.55%) React
2 27 (27.55%) Spring
2 27 (27.55%) Spring Boot
3 20 (20.41%) Web Services
4 18 (18.37%) AngularJS
5 17 (17.35%) Kafka
6 16 (16.33%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (12.24%) Dropwizard
8 11 (11.22%) RESTful
9 10 (10.20%) REST
10 8 (8.16%) CSS
10 8 (8.16%) HTML
11 6 (6.12%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (6.12%) Express
12 3 (3.06%) LDAP
13 2 (2.04%) TensorFlow
14 1 (1.02%) Ajax
14 1 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.18%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.51%) Linux
2 8 (8.16%) Unix
3 4 (4.08%) CentOS
3 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (69.39%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (66.33%) DevOps
3 31 (31.63%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (24.49%) Microservices
5 23 (23.47%) Configuration Management
6 12 (12.24%) BDD
6 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.24%) TDD
7 10 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (10.20%) SDLC
8 9 (9.18%) Load Balancing
8 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.16%) Open Source
10 7 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (7.14%) Scrum
11 5 (5.10%) High Availability
11 5 (5.10%) SOA
11 5 (5.10%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.10%) Web Development
12 4 (4.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (50.00%) Java
2 30 (30.61%) Bash Shell
3 27 (27.55%) Scala
4 25 (25.51%) Kotlin
5 24 (24.49%) Python
6 19 (19.39%) JavaScript
7 18 (18.37%) PowerShell
8 15 (15.31%) Java 8
9 14 (14.29%) Go
10 13 (13.27%) Perl
11 10 (10.20%) Ruby
11 10 (10.20%) TypeScript
12 5 (5.10%) Shell Script
13 4 (4.08%) SQL
14 1 (1.02%) Groovy
14 1 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) AWS Certification
2 4 (4.08%) RHCE
2 4 (4.08%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 96 (97.96%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) HDFS
3 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (41.84%) Puppet
2 34 (34.69%) Terraform
3 33 (33.67%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (21.43%) Ansible
5 12 (12.24%) Docker Swarm
6 10 (10.20%) Prometheus
6 10 (10.20%) Rancher
7 7 (7.14%) Consul
7 7 (7.14%) Packer
8 5 (5.10%) CFEngine
9 4 (4.08%) Grafana
9 4 (4.08%) Graphite
10 2 (2.04%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (2.04%) Kibana
10 2 (2.04%) logstash
11 1 (1.02%) PowerCLI
11 1 (1.02%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) Google
3 5 (5.10%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.08%) Rackspace
4 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.04%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle
5 2 (2.04%) Splunk
6 1 (1.02%) VMware