Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes
England > South West
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 274 336 -
Rank change year-on-year +62 - -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 58 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.57% 0.056% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.88% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 61 6 0
South West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% -10.00% -

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 South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 843 815 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.24% 7.54% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 679 621 572
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,200 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in the South West

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in the South West

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in the South West over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in the South West

Kubernetes
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Somerset +27 26 £48,750 -15.22%
Bristol -9 13 £45,000 -25.00% 5
Wiltshire - 12 £58,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +40 10 £58,000 +70.59% 1
Dorset - 4 £57,500 - 1
Cornwall - 2 £40,000 - 2
Devon - 2 £65,500 - 1
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 54 (93.10%) Docker
2 35 (60.34%) DevOps
2 35 (60.34%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (44.83%) Python
5 25 (43.10%) Linux
6 23 (39.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (39.66%) Puppet
7 22 (37.93%) Jenkins
7 22 (37.93%) Java
7 22 (37.93%) Google
8 21 (36.21%) Microservices
9 19 (32.76%) Software Engineering
9 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
10 18 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (31.03%) Ansible
10 18 (31.03%) Node.js
11 17 (29.31%) MongoDB
12 16 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (27.59%) Terraform
13 15 (25.86%) SQL
14 14 (24.14%) Redis
15 13 (22.41%) SaaS
15 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
15 13 (22.41%) React
15 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
15 13 (22.41%) C#
16 12 (20.69%) HTML
16 12 (20.69%) .NET

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 7 (12.07%) OpenStack
2 6 (10.34%) Confluence
3 5 (8.62%) Apache
4 4 (6.90%) nginx
5 3 (5.17%) IIS
6 2 (3.45%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.72%) JBoss
7 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (60.34%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (39.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (22.41%) SaaS
4 11 (18.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (13.79%) OpenShift
6 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (6.90%) Amazon S3
6 4 (6.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (6.90%) IaaS
6 4 (6.90%) PaaS
6 4 (6.90%) Serverless
7 3 (5.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (5.17%) Route 53
7 3 (5.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (3.45%) Slack
8 2 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.72%) Bluemix
9 1 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.62%) SSL
3 4 (6.90%) HTTP
3 4 (6.90%) VPN
4 3 (5.17%) Firewall
5 2 (3.45%) DHCP
5 2 (3.45%) DNS
5 2 (3.45%) LAN
5 2 (3.45%) SAN
5 2 (3.45%) WAN
6 1 (1.72%) Network Security
6 1 (1.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (29.31%) MongoDB
3 14 (24.14%) Redis
4 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
5 12 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (17.24%) MySQL
7 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
8 4 (6.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (6.90%) Big Data
8 4 (6.90%) Blockchain
9 3 (5.17%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (3.45%) CouchDB
10 2 (3.45%) Riak
11 1 (1.72%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Jenkins
2 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
3 10 (17.24%) JIRA
4 8 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (8.62%) GitLab
5 5 (8.62%) GoCD
5 5 (8.62%) Vagrant
6 4 (6.90%) SonarQube
6 4 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (5.17%) Artifactory
7 3 (5.17%) JMeter
7 3 (5.17%) Maven
8 2 (3.45%) HP UFT
8 2 (3.45%) LoadRunner
8 2 (3.45%) Robot Framework
8 2 (3.45%) Selenium
8 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.45%) TestComplete
8 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Legal
2 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (29.31%) Developer
3 15 (25.86%) Software Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
5 9 (15.52%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (15.52%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (5.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.17%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Platform Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (5.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) Node.js
2 13 (22.41%) React
3 12 (20.69%) .NET
3 12 (20.69%) HTML
4 10 (17.24%) RESTful
5 9 (15.52%) .NET Core
5 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
5 9 (15.52%) HTML5
5 9 (15.52%) React Native
6 6 (10.34%) Web Services
7 5 (8.62%) REST
8 4 (6.90%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (6.90%) Velocity
9 3 (5.17%) CSS
9 3 (5.17%) LAMP
9 3 (5.17%) OAuth2
9 3 (5.17%) OpenID
9 3 (5.17%) Sass
9 3 (5.17%) Spring
10 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (8.62%) Public Cloud
3 4 (6.90%) User Experience
4 3 (5.17%) CESG
4 3 (5.17%) Fintech
5 2 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.10%) Linux
2 8 (13.79%) CentOS
3 5 (8.62%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.90%) CoreOS
4 4 (6.90%) Debian
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Unix
6 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) DevOps
2 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.21%) Microservices
4 19 (32.76%) Software Engineering
5 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
7 11 (18.97%) Open Source
8 6 (10.34%) Scrum
8 6 (10.34%) SDLC
8 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (8.62%) TDD
9 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.90%) Migration
11 3 (5.17%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (5.17%) OOP
11 3 (5.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) Python
2 22 (37.93%) Java
3 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.86%) SQL
5 13 (22.41%) C#
6 12 (20.69%) Ruby
7 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
8 9 (15.52%) GraphQL
9 4 (6.90%) Go
9 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
10 3 (5.17%) C++
10 3 (5.17%) Perl
10 3 (5.17%) PHP
11 2 (3.45%) COBOL
11 2 (3.45%) Groovy
11 2 (3.45%) Pascal
11 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.72%) C
12 1 (1.72%) Clojure
12 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (93.10%) Docker
2 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) VirtualBox
4 4 (6.90%) GlusterFS
4 4 (6.90%) KVM
5 3 (5.17%) LXC
6 2 (3.45%) Corosync
6 2 (3.45%) Xen
7 1 (1.72%) Ceph
7 1 (1.72%) Dovecot
7 1 (1.72%) Postfix
7 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (39.66%) Puppet
2 18 (31.03%) Ansible
3 16 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (27.59%) Terraform
4 8 (13.79%) Nagios
5 3 (5.17%) Mesos
5 3 (5.17%) OSSEC
6 2 (3.45%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (3.45%) Ganeti
6 2 (3.45%) Kibana
6 2 (3.45%) Marathon
6 2 (3.45%) Pacemaker
7 1 (1.72%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.72%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.72%) Linux-HA
7 1 (1.72%) Packer
7 1 (1.72%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.72%) Rancher
7 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Google
2 12 (20.69%) VMware
3 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle
5 4 (6.90%) New Relic
6 3 (5.17%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.45%) CA
7 2 (3.45%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (3.45%) Micro Focus
7 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.45%) SAP
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco
8 1 (1.72%) Juniper
8 1 (1.72%) Scality