Kubernetes Jobs in Scotland

Kubernetes (k8s)
UK > Scotland

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland requiring Kubernetes skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Kubernetes over the 6 months leading up to 19 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
19 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 51 36 29
Rank change year-on-year -15 -7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 435 297 516
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 6.36% 6.94% 8.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.64% 58.35% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 90 166 333
10th Percentile £48,625 £50,000 £46,250
25th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £74,000 £69,447 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.56% +6.84% +18.18%
75th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £83,125
90th Percentile £103,875 £85,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £76,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland

Kubernetes falls under the Systems Management category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring systems management skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 859 509 788
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 12.56% 11.89% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 217 267 491
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,242 £45,000
25th Percentile £47,000 £47,750 £49,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £61,180
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.16% +11.24%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,715 £79,375
90th Percentile £91,524 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £61,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -9.63% -3.57% +7.69%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Kubernetes as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Scotland

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Kubernetes in Scotland.

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Scotland

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kubernetes in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Scotland

Kubernetes
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -7 352 £70,000 +6.06% 22
Edinburgh -15 79 £75,000 +8.00% 10
Aberdeen -19 1 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Kubernetes
UK

Kubernetes
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 98 (22.53%) FileNet
2 70 (16.09%) Apache Spark
3 48 (11.03%) Apache Airflow
4 17 (3.91%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (2.30%) Apache
6 4 (0.92%) Confluence
6 4 (0.92%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 189 (43.45%) AWS
2 123 (28.28%) Amazon S3
3 95 (21.84%) Azure
4 60 (13.79%) GCP
5 53 (12.18%) GitHub
6 25 (5.75%) Datadog
7 23 (5.29%) SaaS
8 16 (3.68%) Amazon ECS
9 12 (2.76%) Amazon SQS
9 12 (2.76%) Google Docs
9 12 (2.76%) Lucidchart
9 12 (2.76%) Miro
9 12 (2.76%) OpenShift
9 12 (2.76%) Slack
10 11 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (2.30%) Microsoft 365
12 8 (1.84%) Azure DevOps
12 8 (1.84%) PaaS
13 7 (1.61%) Amazon MSK
13 7 (1.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.91%) Kerberos
2 15 (3.45%) Firewall
3 11 (2.53%) VPN
4 10 (2.30%) DSL
4 10 (2.30%) Internet
4 10 (2.30%) IPsec
4 10 (2.30%) SNMP
5 4 (0.92%) Network Security
5 4 (0.92%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.23%) Wireless
6 1 (0.23%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (28.28%) Elasticsearch
2 111 (25.52%) NoSQL
3 99 (22.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 71 (16.32%) Big Data
5 35 (8.05%) Relational Database
6 22 (5.06%) MongoDB
7 17 (3.91%) Amazon Aurora
7 17 (3.91%) CockroachDB
8 12 (2.76%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.76%) RDBMS
8 12 (2.76%) Redis
8 12 (2.76%) Scylla
9 11 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.30%) Data Lake
10 10 (2.30%) DB2
10 10 (2.30%) Tableau
11 6 (1.38%) SQL Server
12 4 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.92%) MySQL
13 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 102 (23.45%) JUnit
2 87 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 49 (11.26%) Mockito
4 45 (10.34%) Jasmine
5 19 (4.37%) JIRA
6 17 (3.91%) GitLab
7 15 (3.45%) Git
8 11 (2.53%) Maven
9 5 (1.15%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.92%) Snyk
10 4 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.92%) Spinnaker
10 4 (0.92%) webpack
11 3 (0.69%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.46%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.46%) Gradle
12 2 (0.46%) Terragrunt
13 1 (0.23%) Cypress.io
13 1 (0.23%) Selenium
13 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 348 (80.00%) Finance
2 313 (71.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 301 (69.20%) Law
4 166 (38.16%) Marketing
5 110 (25.29%) Legal
6 45 (10.34%) Social Skills
7 38 (8.74%) Banking
8 16 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (3.45%) Investment Banking
10 11 (2.53%) Financial Institution
10 11 (2.53%) Retail Banking
11 9 (2.07%) Games
12 7 (1.61%) Tech for Good
13 4 (0.92%) Retail
14 3 (0.69%) Presentation Skills
15 1 (0.23%) Health Technology
15 1 (0.23%) Influencing Skills
15 1 (0.23%) Organisational Skills
15 1 (0.23%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 308 (70.80%) Software Engineer
2 136 (31.26%) Lead
3 97 (22.30%) Lead Software Engineer
4 82 (18.85%) Java Engineer
4 82 (18.85%) Java Software Engineer
5 74 (17.01%) Senior
6 73 (16.78%) Full Stack Engineer
6 73 (16.78%) Full Stack Software Engineer
7 49 (11.26%) Data Engineer
8 48 (11.03%) Senior Software Engineer
9 47 (10.80%) Python Engineer
10 46 (10.57%) Python Software Engineer
11 39 (8.97%) Big Data Engineer
11 39 (8.97%) Big Data Software Engineer
12 24 (5.52%) Architect
12 24 (5.52%) Developer
13 21 (4.83%) Senior Java Engineer
13 21 (4.83%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 19 (4.37%) Lead Java Engineer
15 18 (4.14%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (51.26%) Kafka
2 178 (40.92%) Spring
3 145 (33.33%) React
4 127 (29.20%) GraphQL
5 122 (28.05%) AngularJS
6 110 (25.29%) Hibernate
7 104 (23.91%) J2EE
8 100 (22.99%) Spring Integration
9 76 (17.47%) Node.js
10 73 (16.78%) CSS
11 70 (16.09%) HTML
12 62 (14.25%) JSON
13 53 (12.18%) JMS
13 53 (12.18%) jQuery
13 53 (12.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 51 (11.72%) Spring Boot
15 48 (11.03%) PySpark
16 31 (7.13%) REST
17 28 (6.44%) .NET
18 24 (5.52%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 153 (35.17%) Cloud Native
2 104 (23.91%) Algorithms
3 72 (16.55%) Public Cloud
4 27 (6.21%) Data Structures
5 26 (5.98%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.60%) Product Ownership
7 11 (2.53%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.53%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.53%) Reference Data
8 9 (2.07%) Distributed Systems
9 7 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.38%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.92%) Educational Technology
12 2 (0.46%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.46%) Cyber Defence
12 2 (0.46%) IoT
12 2 (0.46%) Life Science
12 2 (0.46%) Robotics
12 2 (0.46%) SWIFT Messaging Network
13 1 (0.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 107 (24.60%) Linux
2 28 (6.44%) Windows
3 10 (2.30%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (1.15%) Unix
4 5 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.92%) Mesosphere
6 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (79.08%) Software Engineering
2 331 (76.09%) Agile
3 301 (69.20%) SDLC
4 291 (66.90%) CI/CD
5 199 (45.75%) Operational Stability
6 193 (44.37%) Community of Practice
7 177 (40.69%) Microservices
8 174 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
9 172 (39.54%) Machine Learning
10 110 (25.29%) Decision-Making
11 108 (24.83%) Full Stack Development
11 108 (24.83%) Risk Management
12 100 (22.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 98 (22.53%) AOP
13 98 (22.53%) Document Management
14 86 (19.77%) Visualisation
15 84 (19.31%) Problem-Solving
16 77 (17.70%) Computer Science
16 77 (17.70%) Continuous Delivery
17 51 (11.72%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 297 (68.28%) Java
2 238 (54.71%) SQL
3 198 (45.52%) Python
4 93 (21.38%) JavaScript
5 71 (16.32%) TypeScript
6 43 (9.89%) PL/SQL
7 23 (5.29%) Scala
8 22 (5.06%) Bash
9 21 (4.83%) C#
10 18 (4.14%) PowerShell
11 17 (3.91%) Go
12 6 (1.38%) C++
13 5 (1.15%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.15%) Ruby
14 4 (0.92%) PHP
15 3 (0.69%) Groovy
15 3 (0.69%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.46%) Elixir
16 2 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (10.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 44 (10.11%) Degree
2 33 (7.59%) Master's Degree
3 9 (2.07%) Azure Certification
4 8 (1.84%) CISSP
5 6 (1.38%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.38%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
5 6 (1.38%) CISM
6 4 (0.92%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
6 4 (0.92%) CCNA
6 4 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.92%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.46%) PMP
7 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) OCP
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.30%) SLA
2 9 (2.07%) QA
3 6 (1.38%) NIST
4 2 (0.46%) SEPA
5 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 111 (25.52%) Docker
2 10 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 64 (14.71%) Terraform
2 40 (9.20%) Ansible
3 34 (7.82%) Prometheus
4 24 (5.52%) Grafana
5 10 (2.30%) Progress Chef
5 10 (2.30%) vCenter Server
6 8 (1.84%) Istio
7 7 (1.61%) Puppet
8 4 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.23%) Kibana
9 1 (0.23%) Rancher
Vendors
1 195 (44.83%) Oracle
2 63 (14.48%) Google
3 28 (6.44%) Databricks
4 26 (5.98%) Splunk
5 16 (3.68%) Dynatrace
6 15 (3.45%) VMware
7 12 (2.76%) Dell
7 12 (2.76%) Red Hat
8 10 (2.30%) Alteryx
8 10 (2.30%) Cognos
8 10 (2.30%) NetApp
8 10 (2.30%) Palo Alto
8 10 (2.30%) SolidFire
8 10 (2.30%) Sybase
9 8 (1.84%) Microsoft
10 7 (1.61%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.92%) Cisco
12 2 (0.46%) Black Duck
12 2 (0.46%) IBM
13 1 (0.23%) Meraki