Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 366 363
Rank change year-on-year +113 -3 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 121 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.92% 0.032% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.27% 0.47% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77 4 1
North West median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £41,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -

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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 986 859 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.46% 6.88% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 767 679 680
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in the North West

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in the North West

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in the North West

Kubernetes
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +87 105 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Cheshire -23 10 £53,750 +13.16% 3
Merseyside +18 2 £95,000 +26.67% 6
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Kubernetes also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 111 (91.74%) Docker
2 101 (83.47%) Linux
3 74 (61.16%) Puppet
4 71 (58.68%) Jenkins
5 67 (55.37%) DevOps
5 67 (55.37%) Amazon AWS
6 66 (54.55%) Python
7 62 (51.24%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (40.50%) Ruby
9 46 (38.02%) Java
10 43 (35.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 42 (34.71%) Opscode Chef
12 40 (33.06%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (30.58%) OpenShift
14 36 (29.75%) Software Engineering
15 33 (27.27%) Scrum
15 33 (27.27%) Ansible
16 32 (26.45%) Vagrant
16 32 (26.45%) Google
16 32 (26.45%) MySQL
16 32 (26.45%) Terraform
17 31 (25.62%) Continuous Delivery
18 27 (22.31%) Unix
19 26 (21.49%) Security Cleared
19 26 (21.49%) Configuration Management
20 24 (19.83%) Red Hat
20 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
20 24 (19.83%) SC Cleared
20 24 (19.83%) Git (software)
20 24 (19.83%) AWS CloudFormation

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 19 (15.70%) Apache Solr
1 19 (15.70%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (14.88%) Apache
3 13 (10.74%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.61%) nginx
5 4 (3.31%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.31%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (3.31%) JBoss
5 4 (3.31%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 67 (55.37%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (35.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 37 (30.58%) OpenShift
4 24 (19.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (16.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (15.70%) GitHub
6 19 (15.70%) Google App Engine
7 13 (10.74%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (7.44%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (7.44%) SaaS
8 9 (7.44%) Serverless
9 6 (4.96%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (4.13%) PaaS
11 4 (3.31%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.65%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (1.65%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.83%) Bluemix
13 1 (0.83%) Heroku
13 1 (0.83%) IaaS
13 1 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) Internet
1 6 (4.96%) SAN
2 5 (4.13%) Broadband
3 4 (3.31%) Firewall
3 4 (3.31%) HTTP
3 4 (3.31%) VPN
4 3 (2.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.45%) MySQL
2 10 (8.26%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.61%) Big Data
3 8 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.79%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 71 (58.68%) Jenkins
2 32 (26.45%) Vagrant
3 24 (19.83%) Git (software)
4 19 (15.70%) Codeception
4 19 (15.70%) PHPUnit
5 8 (6.61%) Selenium
6 7 (5.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (5.79%) Xdebug
7 6 (4.96%) GitLab
8 4 (3.31%) Hudson
9 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.65%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.65%) GoCD
10 2 (1.65%) Gradle
10 2 (1.65%) Maven
General
1 17 (14.05%) Retail
2 13 (10.74%) Finance
3 7 (5.79%) Electronics
3 7 (5.79%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.79%) Marketing
3 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.48%) Games
5 2 (1.65%) Banking
5 2 (1.65%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (22.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (19.01%) Developer
3 19 (15.70%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (14.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 18 (14.88%) AWS Engineer
4 18 (14.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (13.22%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (13.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 15 (12.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 14 (11.57%) PHP Developer
8 12 (9.92%) HTML CSS Developer
8 12 (9.92%) HTML Developer
8 12 (9.92%) PHP Web Developer
8 12 (9.92%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 12 (9.92%) Web Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 10 (8.26%) Software Tester
10 10 (8.26%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (8.26%) Tester
11 9 (7.44%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.01%) Web Services
2 21 (17.36%) HTML
2 21 (17.36%) HTML5
2 21 (17.36%) jQuery
3 20 (16.53%) AngularJS
4 19 (15.70%) CSS
4 19 (15.70%) Ext JS
4 19 (15.70%) Sass
4 19 (15.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (11.57%) ActiveMQ
5 14 (11.57%) REST
6 11 (9.09%) JMS
6 11 (9.09%) Node.js
7 10 (8.26%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (5.79%) Middleware
9 4 (3.31%) .NET
9 4 (3.31%) JSON
10 3 (2.48%) MSMQ
11 2 (1.65%) Ajax
11 2 (1.65%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.79%) Replication
3 6 (4.96%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.13%) Cloud Native
4 5 (4.13%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.48%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.65%) iPad
7 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 101 (83.47%) Linux
2 27 (22.31%) Unix
3 11 (9.09%) CentOS
4 9 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.13%) AIX
5 5 (4.13%) Debian
5 5 (4.13%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.31%) Windows
7 2 (1.65%) Android
7 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.65%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (55.37%) DevOps
2 62 (51.24%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (33.06%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (29.75%) Software Engineering
5 33 (27.27%) Scrum
6 31 (25.62%) Continuous Delivery
7 26 (21.49%) Configuration Management
8 23 (19.01%) Mentoring
9 22 (18.18%) OO
10 21 (17.36%) Microservices
11 18 (14.88%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.57%) Use Case
13 13 (10.74%) Biometrics
14 12 (9.92%) E-Commerce
14 12 (9.92%) OO PHP
14 12 (9.92%) Progressive Web App
14 12 (9.92%) Web Development
15 10 (8.26%) Continuous Deployment
15 10 (8.26%) Open Source
16 9 (7.44%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (54.55%) Python
2 49 (40.50%) Ruby
3 46 (38.02%) Java
4 24 (19.83%) JavaScript
5 23 (19.01%) PHP
6 22 (18.18%) SQL
7 21 (17.36%) C
7 21 (17.36%) C++
8 16 (13.22%) Bash Shell
9 14 (11.57%) Go
10 7 (5.79%) Perl
10 7 (5.79%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.48%) Jython
11 3 (2.48%) Korn
12 2 (1.65%) C#
12 2 (1.65%) Erlang
12 2 (1.65%) Haskell
12 2 (1.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (21.49%) Security Cleared
2 24 (19.83%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.96%) Degree
4 2 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.36%) GCP
2 5 (4.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 111 (91.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) LXC
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 74 (61.16%) Puppet
2 42 (34.71%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (27.27%) Ansible
4 32 (26.45%) Terraform
5 19 (15.70%) Capistrano
6 17 (14.05%) Packer
7 11 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
7 11 (9.09%) Kibana
7 11 (9.09%) Mesos
7 11 (9.09%) Prometheus
8 10 (8.26%) Salt
9 8 (6.61%) Nagios
10 5 (4.13%) systemd
11 4 (3.31%) CA Wily
12 3 (2.48%) Marathon
12 3 (2.48%) rkt
Vendors
1 32 (26.45%) Google
2 24 (19.83%) Red Hat
3 15 (12.40%) VMware
4 10 (8.26%) SaltStack
5 8 (6.61%) NetApp
6 7 (5.79%) IBM
6 7 (5.79%) Percona
6 7 (5.79%) SAP
7 4 (3.31%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.65%) Apigee
8 2 (1.65%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.83%) Splunk