Period
to 28 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 70 159
Rank change year-on-year +12 +89 -11
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 77 85 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.37% 3.72% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 42.78% 34.27% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 20
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £66,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £54,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £80,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.76% -17.50%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 180 248 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.21% 10.84% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 165 204 152
Oxfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £35,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £72,425
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Oxfordshire

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Oxfordshire

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 28 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Oxfordshire

Kubernetes
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 28 January 2020. 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
Oxford +17 58 £55,000 -15.38% 18
Abingdon +14 11 £48,500 -35.33% 3
Thame +6 2 - -
Kubernetes
South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 61 (79.22%) Docker
2 48 (62.34%) Python
3 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (49.35%) AWS
3 38 (49.35%) DevOps
4 33 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 29 (37.66%) Microservices
6 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
7 27 (35.06%) Software Engineering
8 24 (31.17%) Degree
9 23 (29.87%) Java
10 22 (28.57%) Azure
11 21 (27.27%) Linux
11 21 (27.27%) TDD
12 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
12 19 (24.68%) Computer Science Degree
13 17 (22.08%) REST
14 15 (19.48%) GCP
14 15 (19.48%) Google
15 14 (18.18%) BDD
15 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
15 14 (18.18%) Test Automation
15 14 (18.18%) C#
15 14 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (16.88%) Java 8
17 12 (15.58%) Spring
17 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
18 11 (14.29%) Open Source
18 11 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (2.60%) Confluence
1 2 (2.60%) Drupal
1 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 38 (49.35%) AWS
2 22 (28.57%) Azure
3 15 (19.48%) GCP
4 10 (12.99%) SaaS
5 5 (6.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.90%) Apigee
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon SageMaker
7 1 (1.30%) AWS CodeBuild
7 1 (1.30%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) Broadband
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 11 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (12.99%) Redis
4 5 (6.49%) MySQL
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.90%) Neo4j
5 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.19%) GoCD
4 3 (3.90%) CircleCI
4 3 (3.90%) Maven
5 2 (2.60%) JIRA
5 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.60%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.30%) GitLab
6 1 (1.30%) Gradle
6 1 (1.30%) JUnit
6 1 (1.30%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.30%) Spinnaker
General
1 5 (6.49%) Games
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (58.44%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Python Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Java Developer
4 11 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Software Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Junior
7 6 (7.79%) Graduate
7 6 (7.79%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Graduate Python Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Junior Python Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (5.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Python Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) REST
2 12 (15.58%) Spring
3 10 (12.99%) Spring Boot
4 7 (9.09%) React
4 7 (9.09%) WCF
5 6 (7.79%) JSON
5 6 (7.79%) Swagger
6 5 (6.49%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (5.19%) Node.js
8 3 (3.90%) .NET
8 3 (3.90%) Ajax
8 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.90%) HTML
8 3 (3.90%) Kafka
8 3 (3.90%) RESTful
8 3 (3.90%) Spring Cloud
9 2 (2.60%) Akka
9 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.19%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.90%) Blog
4 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.30%) Biotechnology
4 1 (1.30%) Life Science
4 1 (1.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Unix
3 2 (2.60%) Windows
4 1 (1.30%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (49.35%) DevOps
2 29 (37.66%) Microservices
3 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 27 (35.06%) Software Engineering
5 21 (27.27%) TDD
6 14 (18.18%) BDD
6 14 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 12 (15.58%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.29%) Open Source
9 10 (12.99%) Pair Programming
9 10 (12.99%) Software Architecture
9 10 (12.99%) Test Strategy
10 9 (11.69%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (10.39%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (10.39%) Scrum
11 8 (10.39%) Task Automation
12 7 (9.09%) Analytics
12 7 (9.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) Python
2 23 (29.87%) Java
3 19 (24.68%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.18%) C#
5 13 (16.88%) Java 8
6 7 (9.09%) SQL
7 5 (6.49%) PHP
7 5 (6.49%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.60%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.30%) Cypher
9 1 (1.30%) Go
9 1 (1.30%) Scala
9 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) Degree
2 19 (24.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) GDPR
System Software
1 61 (79.22%) Docker
2 6 (7.79%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.30%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Prometheus
2 7 (9.09%) Grafana
3 6 (7.79%) Ansible
4 3 (3.90%) Terraform
5 2 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.30%) Fluentd
6 1 (1.30%) Istio
6 1 (1.30%) Kibana
6 1 (1.30%) Nagios
6 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.30%) Puppet
6 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Google
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) Plumtree
4 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com