Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 139 251
Rank change year-on-year +69 +112 +74
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 221 145 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.61% 1.98% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.84% 17.26% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 214 123 67
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £33,225 £28,750 £38,250
90th Percentile £79,250 £70,000 £69,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -3.70%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 694 840 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.33% 11.50% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 588 685 827
Yorkshire median annual salary £51,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,875 £69,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kubernetes in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Kubernetes in Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kubernetes within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
West Yorkshire +67 201 £55,000 - 31
South Yorkshire +3 17 £47,500 -5.00% 8
North Yorkshire +16 2 £42,500 -26.09% 2
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Kubernetes.

1 173 (78.28%) Docker
2 120 (54.30%) DevOps
3 116 (52.49%) AWS
4 105 (47.51%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (45.70%) Java
6 94 (42.53%) Terraform
7 88 (39.82%) Microservices
8 87 (39.37%) Linux
9 75 (33.94%) Python
9 75 (33.94%) Software Engineering
10 74 (33.48%) Azure
11 73 (33.03%) Ansible
12 70 (31.67%) JavaScript
13 68 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
14 62 (28.05%) Node.js
15 59 (26.70%) Puppet
16 54 (24.43%) Jenkins
17 50 (22.62%) Git (software)
18 49 (22.17%) Configuration Management
19 48 (21.72%) MySQL
20 47 (21.27%) Kafka
21 45 (20.36%) React
21 45 (20.36%) Greenfield Project
22 43 (19.46%) C#
23 39 (17.65%) Kotlin
24 36 (16.29%) SQL
24 36 (16.29%) Test Automation
25 35 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
25 35 (15.84%) Mentoring
26 34 (15.38%) Spring Boot

Kubernetes
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (4.98%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.62%) Apache
2 8 (3.62%) Confluence
3 7 (3.17%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.26%) nginx
5 3 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.45%) SAS
7 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 116 (52.49%) AWS
2 74 (33.48%) Azure
3 31 (14.03%) GCP
4 21 (9.50%) GitHub
5 19 (8.60%) IaaS
6 15 (6.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (6.33%) PaaS
8 8 (3.62%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (3.62%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (3.62%) SaaS
8 8 (3.62%) Serverless
9 7 (3.17%) Amazon ECS
9 7 (3.17%) Amazon S3
10 6 (2.71%) Amazon Cognito
10 6 (2.71%) Amazon EKS
10 6 (2.71%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (2.71%) AWS CodeCommit
10 6 (2.71%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 6 (2.71%) Route 53
10 6 (2.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.52%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.07%) DNS
3 6 (2.71%) DHCP
4 5 (2.26%) BGP
4 5 (2.26%) IPv6
4 5 (2.26%) MPLS
4 5 (2.26%) OSPF
4 5 (2.26%) RSVP
4 5 (2.26%) VPN
4 5 (2.26%) VXLAN
5 4 (1.81%) LAN
5 4 (1.81%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (1.81%) WAN
6 3 (1.36%) Firewall
6 3 (1.36%) HTTP
6 3 (1.36%) Internet
6 3 (1.36%) SMTP
7 1 (0.45%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.72%) MySQL
2 30 (13.57%) MongoDB
3 29 (13.12%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (9.05%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 14 (6.33%) Relational Database
7 13 (5.88%) Redis
8 9 (4.07%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (3.62%) SQL Server
10 7 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (3.17%) Big Data
10 7 (3.17%) Data Lake
10 7 (3.17%) Flink
11 3 (1.36%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.36%) HBase
12 2 (0.90%) DB2
12 2 (0.90%) Sqoop
13 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (24.43%) Jenkins
2 50 (22.62%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.24%) JIRA
4 15 (6.79%) SonarQube
5 10 (4.52%) Maven
6 7 (3.17%) GitLab
7 6 (2.71%) Postman
7 6 (2.71%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.71%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (2.26%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.26%) Subversion
9 4 (1.81%) Katalon Studio
10 3 (1.36%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.36%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.36%) webpack
11 2 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.90%) DbUnit
11 2 (0.90%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.90%) jMock
11 2 (0.90%) Mockito
General
1 23 (10.41%) Finance
2 15 (6.79%) Marketing
3 11 (4.98%) Public Sector
4 7 (3.17%) Banking
5 6 (2.71%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.36%) Advertising
7 2 (0.90%) Games
7 2 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (33.94%) Developer
2 49 (22.17%) Software Engineer
3 46 (20.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (10.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (9.95%) Java Engineer
5 22 (9.95%) Java Software Engineer
6 19 (8.60%) React Developer
7 16 (7.24%) AWS Engineer
8 15 (6.79%) Software Developer
9 14 (6.33%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (5.88%) Java Developer
11 12 (5.43%) Architect
11 12 (5.43%) Principal Engineer
11 12 (5.43%) Principal Software Engineer
12 11 (4.98%) Lead Developer
12 11 (4.98%) Senior Developer
12 11 (4.98%) Senior Java Engineer
12 11 (4.98%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 10 (4.52%) Platform Engineer
14 9 (4.07%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (28.05%) Node.js
2 47 (21.27%) Kafka
3 45 (20.36%) React
4 34 (15.38%) Spring Boot
5 33 (14.93%) Spring
6 31 (14.03%) .NET
7 30 (13.57%) CSS
8 27 (12.22%) RabbitMQ
9 24 (10.86%) AngularJS
9 24 (10.86%) HTML
9 24 (10.86%) Web Services
10 20 (9.05%) .NET Core
10 20 (9.05%) ASP.NET
10 20 (9.05%) RESTful
11 12 (5.43%) WebSockets
12 11 (4.98%) jQuery
12 11 (4.98%) Vue.js
12 11 (4.98%) XHTML
13 10 (4.52%) Apache Avro
13 10 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.36%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (4.52%) Public Cloud
4 8 (3.62%) Cloud Native
4 8 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.71%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.71%) User Experience
6 5 (2.26%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.26%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.45%) Blog
9 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 87 (39.37%) Linux
2 29 (13.12%) Windows
3 15 (6.79%) Unix
4 14 (6.33%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (3.17%) Android
6 7 (3.17%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.71%) CentOS
7 6 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (54.30%) DevOps
2 105 (47.51%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (39.82%) Microservices
4 75 (33.94%) Software Engineering
5 49 (22.17%) Configuration Management
6 36 (16.29%) Test Automation
7 35 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (15.84%) Mentoring
8 33 (14.93%) Scrum
9 28 (12.67%) TDD
10 22 (9.95%) Software Delivery
11 21 (9.50%) Open Source
12 19 (8.60%) High Availability
13 18 (8.14%) Coaching
13 18 (8.14%) MVC
14 17 (7.69%) E-Commerce
14 17 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (7.24%) BDD
15 16 (7.24%) Continuous Deployment
15 16 (7.24%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 101 (45.70%) Java
2 75 (33.94%) Python
3 70 (31.67%) JavaScript
4 43 (19.46%) C#
5 39 (17.65%) Kotlin
6 36 (16.29%) SQL
7 33 (14.93%) Bash Shell
8 32 (14.48%) Ruby
9 22 (9.95%) Go
10 21 (9.50%) PowerShell
10 21 (9.50%) TypeScript
11 20 (9.05%) Java 8
11 20 (9.05%) PHP
12 12 (5.43%) Scala
13 10 (4.52%) C
14 5 (2.26%) C++
14 5 (2.26%) Perl
15 4 (1.81%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.36%) ES6
17 2 (0.90%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 9 (4.07%) RHCE
2 7 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (3.17%) Degree
3 6 (2.71%) Postgraduate
4 5 (2.26%) JNCIE
4 5 (2.26%) JNCIP
5 2 (0.90%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) GDPR
1 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 173 (78.28%) Docker
2 6 (2.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.36%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 3 (1.36%) HDFS
4 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.90%) Postfix
6 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 94 (42.53%) Terraform
2 73 (33.03%) Ansible
3 68 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (26.70%) Puppet
5 6 (2.71%) Mesos
6 5 (2.26%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (2.26%) Rancher
7 4 (1.81%) Graphite
7 4 (1.81%) Pingdom
8 3 (1.36%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (1.36%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.90%) Consul
9 2 (0.90%) Grafana
9 2 (0.90%) Nagios
9 2 (0.90%) Opsview
9 2 (0.90%) Packer
10 1 (0.45%) Kibana
10 1 (0.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.07%) Atlassian
2 9 (4.07%) Citrix
3 6 (2.71%) VMware
4 5 (2.26%) Google
4 5 (2.26%) Juniper
5 4 (1.81%) Oracle
5 4 (1.81%) PagerDuty
6 3 (1.36%) CloudEndure
7 2 (0.90%) IBM
7 2 (0.90%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.45%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.45%) Tableau