Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 91 179
Rank change year-on-year +48 +88 +78
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 163 139 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.15% 3.04% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 36.30% 28.08% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 191 139 75
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 449 495 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.20% 10.83% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 380 453 628
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £63,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in West Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in West Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kubernetes in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in West Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Leeds +29 140 £52,500 -4.55% 22
Halifax - 14 £75,000 -
Huddersfield - 5 £46,500 -
Bradford -2 1 £72,500 +81.25%
Kubernetes
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 133 (81.60%) Docker
2 98 (60.12%) AWS
3 87 (53.37%) DevOps
4 81 (49.69%) Java
5 77 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (39.26%) Terraform
7 63 (38.65%) Jenkins
8 58 (35.58%) Azure
9 56 (34.36%) Python
10 54 (33.13%) Linux
11 52 (31.90%) JavaScript
12 46 (28.22%) Opscode Chef
13 45 (27.61%) Puppet
14 44 (26.99%) Microservices
15 43 (26.38%) Ansible
16 38 (23.31%) Node.js
17 37 (22.70%) Software Engineering
18 36 (22.09%) Kotlin
18 36 (22.09%) React
19 35 (21.47%) Git (software)
19 35 (21.47%) Spring
20 34 (20.86%) Spring Boot
21 33 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
21 33 (20.25%) Bash Shell
22 31 (19.02%) SQL
23 30 (18.40%) Web Services
24 29 (17.79%) C#
24 29 (17.79%) Scrum
25 28 (17.18%) MySQL
26 26 (15.95%) Greenfield Project

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (4.29%) Apache
1 7 (4.29%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.45%) nginx
3 3 (1.84%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.84%) Confluence
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 98 (60.12%) AWS
2 58 (35.58%) Azure
3 17 (10.43%) GCP
4 13 (7.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (7.36%) IaaS
6 10 (6.13%) GitHub
6 10 (6.13%) Slack
7 8 (4.91%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (4.91%) Serverless
8 6 (3.68%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (3.68%) OpenShift
9 5 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (3.07%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.45%) PaaS
11 3 (1.84%) Amazon Cognito
11 3 (1.84%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (1.84%) AWS CodeCommit
11 3 (1.84%) AWS CodeDeploy
11 3 (1.84%) Trello
11 3 (1.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) DNS
1 4 (2.45%) Internet
2 3 (1.84%) DHCP
2 3 (1.84%) HTTP
3 2 (1.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) SMTP
4 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.18%) MySQL
2 15 (9.20%) MongoDB
3 11 (6.75%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.13%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.52%) Data Lake
5 9 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (3.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (3.07%) Apache Hive
7 5 (3.07%) Big Data
7 5 (3.07%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.84%) HBase
9 2 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.23%) Sqoop
10 1 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.61%) Flink
10 1 (0.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 63 (38.65%) Jenkins
2 35 (21.47%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.75%) JIRA
4 10 (6.13%) Maven
5 7 (4.29%) GitLab
6 5 (3.07%) Mockito
6 5 (3.07%) SonarQube
6 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.45%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (2.45%) Subversion
8 3 (1.84%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.84%) EasyMock
8 3 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.23%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.23%) DbUnit
9 2 (1.23%) git-flow
9 2 (1.23%) jMock
9 2 (1.23%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.23%) Snyk
General
1 15 (9.20%) Finance
2 11 (6.75%) Marketing
3 7 (4.29%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.23%) Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (34.36%) Developer
2 36 (22.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (13.50%) AWS Engineer
4 20 (12.27%) Java Developer
5 18 (11.04%) Software Engineer
6 17 (10.43%) Platform Engineer
7 16 (9.82%) JavaScript Developer
8 15 (9.20%) Java Engineer
9 14 (8.59%) AWS DevOps
9 14 (8.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 11 (6.75%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (6.75%) React Developer
10 11 (6.75%) Senior Developer
11 10 (6.13%) Data Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Architect
12 9 (5.52%) Senior Java Engineer
13 8 (4.91%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.91%) Senior DevOps
13 8 (4.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 7 (4.29%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.31%) Node.js
2 36 (22.09%) React
3 35 (21.47%) Spring
4 34 (20.86%) Spring Boot
5 30 (18.40%) Web Services
6 25 (15.34%) CSS
7 23 (14.11%) Kafka
8 20 (12.27%) .NET
8 20 (12.27%) HTML
9 17 (10.43%) AngularJS
10 16 (9.82%) .NET Core
10 16 (9.82%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (9.20%) ASP.NET
12 11 (6.75%) jQuery
12 11 (6.75%) XHTML
13 10 (6.13%) Hibernate
13 10 (6.13%) RESTful
14 9 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (5.52%) Micronaut
14 9 (5.52%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.95%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.91%) Public Cloud
3 6 (3.68%) Cloud Native
3 6 (3.68%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.45%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.45%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.84%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.84%) RIA
6 2 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.23%) User Experience
7 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (33.13%) Linux
2 19 (11.66%) Windows
3 12 (7.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.75%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.52%) Unix
6 3 (1.84%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (53.37%) DevOps
2 77 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (26.99%) Microservices
4 37 (22.70%) Software Engineering
5 33 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (17.79%) Scrum
7 25 (15.34%) Configuration Management
8 21 (12.88%) Test Automation
9 20 (12.27%) BDD
9 20 (12.27%) Deployment Automation
9 20 (12.27%) High Availability
9 20 (12.27%) Mentoring
10 19 (11.66%) MVC
11 18 (11.04%) TDD
12 15 (9.20%) Kanban
12 15 (9.20%) SDLC
13 13 (7.98%) Software Delivery
14 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Management
14 12 (7.36%) Migration
14 12 (7.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 81 (49.69%) Java
2 56 (34.36%) Python
3 52 (31.90%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.09%) Kotlin
5 33 (20.25%) Bash Shell
6 31 (19.02%) SQL
7 29 (17.79%) C#
8 23 (14.11%) PowerShell
9 22 (13.50%) Java 8
10 18 (11.04%) Ruby
10 18 (11.04%) Scala
11 17 (10.43%) TypeScript
12 14 (8.59%) PHP
13 12 (7.36%) Go
14 8 (4.91%) C
15 5 (3.07%) ES6
16 3 (1.84%) R
16 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
17 2 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (2.45%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.84%) Degree
3 2 (1.23%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.23%) RHCE
4 1 (0.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.45%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) GDPR
2 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 133 (81.60%) Docker
2 5 (3.07%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.84%) HDFS
4 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.23%) Postfix
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (39.26%) Terraform
2 46 (28.22%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (27.61%) Puppet
4 43 (26.38%) Ansible
5 15 (9.20%) Rancher
6 4 (2.45%) Prometheus
7 3 (1.84%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.23%) Graphite
8 2 (1.23%) HP Fortify
8 2 (1.23%) Nagios
8 2 (1.23%) Opsview
8 2 (1.23%) Packer
8 2 (1.23%) Pingdom
8 2 (1.23%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.61%) Mesos
9 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (9.20%) Google
2 8 (4.91%) Rackspace
3 7 (4.29%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.68%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.07%) Apple
5 5 (3.07%) Cognizant
5 5 (3.07%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.07%) Oracle
5 5 (3.07%) VMware
6 4 (2.45%) Citrix
7 2 (1.23%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.61%) CloudEndure
8 1 (0.61%) Remedy
8 1 (0.61%) Tableau
8 1 (0.61%) Zend