Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 43 145
Rank change year-on-year +5 +102 +111
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 86 216 95
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.68% 4.99% 1.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 36.44% 37.05% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 100 228 84
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -

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 236 583 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.60% 13.46% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 220 513 557
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,725 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,300 £65,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -6 73 £52,500 - 25
Halifax - 9 £75,000 -
Bradford +18 1 £40,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £50,000 -
Kubernetes
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 68 (79.07%) Docker
2 46 (53.49%) AWS
3 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (51.16%) DevOps
5 38 (44.19%) Jenkins
5 38 (44.19%) Java
6 34 (39.53%) Terraform
7 29 (33.72%) Spring
8 28 (32.56%) Azure
8 28 (32.56%) Spring Boot
9 26 (30.23%) Puppet
10 25 (29.07%) Python
10 25 (29.07%) Microservices
11 24 (27.91%) React
12 22 (25.58%) Kotlin
13 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
13 19 (22.09%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (18.60%) GCP
14 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
15 15 (17.44%) Google
15 15 (17.44%) Ansible
15 15 (17.44%) Micronaut
16 14 (16.28%) MySQL
16 14 (16.28%) Linux
17 13 (15.12%) Web Services
17 13 (15.12%) SQL
17 13 (15.12%) .NET
17 13 (15.12%) Java 8
18 12 (13.95%) Slack
18 12 (13.95%) AngularJS

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 5 (5.81%) Apache
2 3 (3.49%) Confluence
3 2 (2.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) nginx
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 46 (53.49%) AWS
2 28 (32.56%) Azure
3 16 (18.60%) GCP
4 12 (13.95%) Slack
5 9 (10.47%) GitHub
5 9 (10.47%) IaaS
6 8 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (9.30%) Serverless
7 7 (8.14%) PaaS
8 4 (4.65%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (4.65%) Azure Functions
8 4 (4.65%) Office 365
9 3 (3.49%) Amazon EKS
9 3 (3.49%) Amazon S3
9 3 (3.49%) Apigee
9 3 (3.49%) OpenShift
9 3 (3.49%) SaaS
10 2 (2.33%) CloudFront
11 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) DNS
1 1 (1.16%) Firewall
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) MySQL
2 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.33%) Redis
4 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.16%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.16%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (44.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.63%) Maven
3 9 (10.47%) JIRA
4 6 (6.98%) GitLab
5 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.33%) Robot Framework
7 2 (2.33%) Snyk
7 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.16%) Selenium
8 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (5.81%) Marketing
2 4 (4.65%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Developer
2 24 (27.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (23.26%) Java Developer
4 15 (17.44%) AWS Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) AWS DevOps
5 10 (11.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Platform Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Azure Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Java Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) AWS Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (4.65%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) Spring
2 28 (32.56%) Spring Boot
3 24 (27.91%) React
4 15 (17.44%) Micronaut
5 13 (15.12%) .NET
5 13 (15.12%) Web Services
6 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
6 12 (13.95%) CSS
7 10 (11.63%) Dropwizard
8 9 (10.47%) Kafka
8 9 (10.47%) Vue.js
9 7 (8.14%) Node.js
10 6 (6.98%) .NET Core
10 6 (6.98%) Hibernate
10 6 (6.98%) HTML
11 5 (5.81%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
12 3 (3.49%) Laravel
12 3 (3.49%) RESTful
13 2 (2.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Cloud
2 4 (4.65%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.49%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.16%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) Windows
3 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.33%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.16%) DevOps
3 25 (29.07%) Microservices
4 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
6 10 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure as Code
8 8 (9.30%) Migration
9 7 (8.14%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (8.14%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (8.14%) Scrum
10 6 (6.98%) Coaching
10 6 (6.98%) MVC
10 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.81%) High Availability
11 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (4.65%) Analytics
12 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
13 3 (3.49%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.19%) Java
2 25 (29.07%) Python
3 22 (25.58%) Kotlin
4 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.12%) Java 8
5 13 (15.12%) SQL
6 11 (12.79%) Bash Shell
6 11 (12.79%) C#
7 10 (11.63%) PowerShell
8 8 (9.30%) Go
8 8 (9.30%) Ruby
8 8 (9.30%) TypeScript
9 7 (8.14%) PHP
10 4 (4.65%) R
11 1 (1.16%) C
11 1 (1.16%) ES6
11 1 (1.16%) Groovy
11 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (2.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.16%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 68 (79.07%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (39.53%) Terraform
2 26 (30.23%) Puppet
3 19 (22.09%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (17.44%) Ansible
5 3 (3.49%) Prometheus
6 2 (2.33%) HP Fortify
6 2 (2.33%) Packer
6 2 (2.33%) Rancher
6 2 (2.33%) WebInspect
7 1 (1.16%) Grafana
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Google
2 9 (10.47%) Apple
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.65%) SaltStack
4 4 (4.65%) Splunk
5 3 (3.49%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.49%) Zend
6 2 (2.33%) Dynatrace
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.16%) New Relic
7 1 (1.16%) Remedy