Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Kubernetes (K8s)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 92 113
Rank change year-on-year +18 +21 -
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.11% 0.47% 0.079%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 13.89% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Staffordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £45,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +66.67% -

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 27 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.34% 3.39% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 41
Staffordshire median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £35,250 £25,050 £30,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,814 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.62% -1.61% -

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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
Lichfield +19 9 £52,500 +5.00%
Kubernetes
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Google
1 9 (100.00%) Memcached
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
1 9 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (100.00%) Go
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
1 9 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (77.78%) Redis
2 7 (77.78%) PHP 5
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Java 8
3 5 (55.56%) Microservices
3 5 (55.56%) BigQuery
3 5 (55.56%) TensorFlow
3 5 (55.56%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
3 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (55.56%) Bigtable
3 5 (55.56%) Retail
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Artificial Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Fastly
4 4 (44.44%) Stackdriver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Redis
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (55.56%) BigQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Bigtable
2 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) PHP Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Python Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Backend Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Backend Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Memcached
2 5 (55.56%) TensorFlow
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Three.js
3 2 (22.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (22.22%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (22.22%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
2 7 (77.78%) Integration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
3 5 (55.56%) Microservices
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 2 (22.22%) Pay per click
5 2 (22.22%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Go
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) Java 8
2 7 (77.78%) PHP 5
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) PHP 7
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Google