Period
to 26 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 26 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 68 83
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 3 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.42% 1.88% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.65% 26.15% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 4
Staffordshire median annual salary £100,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +37.93%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17 65 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.38% 7.20% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 55 22
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,500 £50,000 £38,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.00% +30.29% +50.49%
10th Percentile £24,375 £32,200 £27,275
90th Percentile £54,625 £70,000 £67,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -6.98%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Staffordshire

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Staffordshire

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Staffordshire

Kubernetes
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2019. 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £100,000 -
Kubernetes
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Development
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware