Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 61 142
Rank change year-on-year +27 +81 +102
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 257 240 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.95% 3.93% 2.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.65% 32.92% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 311 262 134
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +2.33% +2.38%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

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 665 729 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.98% 11.95% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 568 622 742
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.70% +8.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,375 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Kubernetes
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Kubernetes in Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Kubernetes in Yorkshire

Kubernetes
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Kubernetes in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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 +8 142 £57,500 +4.55% 60
South Yorkshire +45 75 £57,500 +17.95% 13
North Yorkshire - 38 £50,000 - 7
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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.

1 218 (84.82%) Docker
2 195 (75.88%) Terraform
3 193 (75.10%) DevOps
4 179 (69.65%) Agile Software Development
5 177 (68.87%) AWS
6 136 (52.92%) Python
7 134 (52.14%) Puppet
8 126 (49.03%) Opscode Chef
9 108 (42.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 106 (41.25%) Go
10 106 (41.25%) Ruby
11 102 (39.69%) Linux
12 101 (39.30%) Java
12 101 (39.30%) Azure
12 101 (39.30%) Infrastructure as Code
13 83 (32.30%) Deployment Automation
13 83 (32.30%) JavaScript
13 83 (32.30%) Configuration Management
14 76 (29.57%) C#
14 76 (29.57%) Jenkins
15 72 (28.02%) Problem-Solving
16 71 (27.63%) Pulumi
16 71 (27.63%) SaltStack
17 60 (23.35%) Git (software)
18 58 (22.57%) Ansible
19 56 (21.79%) Bash Shell
20 54 (21.01%) Continuous Integration
21 51 (19.84%) SQL
22 50 (19.46%) Software Engineering
23 49 (19.07%) GCP

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 8 (3.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.17%) Confluence
3 2 (0.78%) DNN
3 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.39%) Apache
4 1 (0.39%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) nginx
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 177 (68.87%) AWS
2 108 (42.02%) AWS CloudFormation
3 101 (39.30%) Azure
4 71 (27.63%) Pulumi
5 49 (19.07%) GCP
6 42 (16.34%) Amazon EKS
7 34 (13.23%) Datadog
8 13 (5.06%) Serverless
9 12 (4.67%) GitHub
10 9 (3.50%) Slack
11 7 (2.72%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (2.33%) Office 365
12 6 (2.33%) OpenShift
12 6 (2.33%) PaaS
13 5 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (1.95%) Azure Functions
13 5 (1.95%) SaaS
14 4 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.95%) HTTP
2 4 (1.56%) DNS
2 4 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.17%) FTP
3 3 (1.17%) Internet
3 3 (1.17%) SSH
4 2 (0.78%) AMQP
4 2 (0.78%) LAN
4 2 (0.78%) WAN
5 1 (0.39%) MPLS
5 1 (0.39%) VoIP
5 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.39%) Wireless
5 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.51%) MySQL
2 40 (15.56%) MongoDB
3 39 (15.18%) Redis
4 38 (14.79%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (13.62%) Azure SQL Database
6 34 (13.23%) Cosmos DB
6 34 (13.23%) MariaDB
7 12 (4.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (3.89%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.89%) NoSQL
9 8 (3.11%) Big Data
10 7 (2.72%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.72%) HBase
10 7 (2.72%) Sqoop
11 4 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.78%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.39%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 76 (29.57%) Jenkins
2 60 (23.35%) Git (software)
3 35 (13.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.89%) GitLab
5 8 (3.11%) Bitbucket
5 8 (3.11%) Maven
6 5 (1.95%) JIRA
7 4 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.56%) Selenium
8 3 (1.17%) Cypress.io
8 3 (1.17%) JUnit
9 2 (0.78%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.78%) git-flow
9 2 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.78%) Spinnaker
10 1 (0.39%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.39%) Gradle
10 1 (0.39%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 13 (5.06%) Banking
1 13 (5.06%) Finance
2 6 (2.33%) Public Sector
3 4 (1.56%) Games
4 3 (1.17%) Retail
5 2 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 150 (58.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 92 (35.80%) AWS Engineer
3 87 (33.85%) AWS DevOps
3 87 (33.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 45 (17.51%) Azure Engineer
4 45 (17.51%) Software Engineer
5 39 (15.18%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 36 (14.01%) Azure DevOps
7 22 (8.56%) Developer
8 11 (4.28%) Java Developer
8 11 (4.28%) Platform Engineer
9 10 (3.89%) Java Engineer
10 8 (3.11%) Senior DevOps
10 8 (3.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.72%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (2.72%) Lead DevOps
11 7 (2.72%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (2.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 6 (2.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (14.40%) AngularJS
2 33 (12.84%) Vue.js
3 19 (7.39%) Spring
4 17 (6.61%) .NET
5 16 (6.23%) Spring Boot
5 16 (6.23%) Web Services
6 15 (5.84%) Kafka
6 15 (5.84%) React
7 10 (3.89%) Node.js
8 7 (2.72%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.72%) CSS
8 7 (2.72%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (2.72%) Hibernate
8 7 (2.72%) HTML
9 6 (2.33%) Dropwizard
9 6 (2.33%) Micronaut
9 6 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (2.33%) RESTful
9 6 (2.33%) YAML
10 5 (1.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.40%) Enterprise Cloud
1 37 (14.40%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (4.28%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.11%) Cloud Native
4 4 (1.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.17%) User Experience
6 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.78%) Life Science
6 2 (0.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.39%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.39%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 102 (39.69%) Linux
2 8 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (1.95%) Windows
4 3 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.78%) Unix
6 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (75.10%) DevOps
2 179 (69.65%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (39.30%) Infrastructure as Code
4 83 (32.30%) Configuration Management
4 83 (32.30%) Deployment Automation
5 72 (28.02%) Problem-Solving
6 54 (21.01%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (19.46%) Software Engineering
8 47 (18.29%) Migration
9 46 (17.90%) Scrum
10 38 (14.79%) Analytics
11 34 (13.23%) Web Application Development
12 32 (12.45%) TDD
13 31 (12.06%) OOP
14 30 (11.67%) SOLID
14 30 (11.67%) Unit Testing
15 28 (10.89%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 24 (9.34%) Mentoring
17 21 (8.17%) Microservices
18 13 (5.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 136 (52.92%) Python
2 106 (41.25%) Go
2 106 (41.25%) Ruby
3 101 (39.30%) Java
4 83 (32.30%) JavaScript
5 76 (29.57%) C#
6 56 (21.79%) Bash Shell
7 51 (19.84%) SQL
8 46 (17.90%) PowerShell
9 39 (15.18%) PHP
10 38 (14.79%) TypeScript
11 37 (14.40%) Kotlin
12 35 (13.62%) Scala
13 34 (13.23%) Groovy
14 32 (12.45%) C++
15 6 (2.33%) Java 8
16 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.39%) C
17 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (13.23%) AWS Certification
2 3 (1.17%) Degree
3 1 (0.39%) PhD
3 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.78%) HIPAA
1 2 (0.78%) IEC 62304
1 2 (0.78%) ISO 13485
1 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 218 (84.82%) Docker
2 7 (2.72%) HDFS
3 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.78%) Firmware
5 1 (0.39%) Gluster
5 1 (0.39%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.39%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 195 (75.88%) Terraform
2 134 (52.14%) Puppet
3 126 (49.03%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (22.57%) Ansible
5 34 (13.23%) Grafana
5 34 (13.23%) Prometheus
6 9 (3.50%) Nagios
7 7 (2.72%) Graphite
7 7 (2.72%) Hadoop YARN
7 7 (2.72%) Opsview
8 3 (1.17%) Packer
9 2 (0.78%) Rancher
10 1 (0.39%) vRealize
Vendors
1 71 (27.63%) SaltStack
2 36 (14.01%) New Relic
3 12 (4.67%) Google
4 8 (3.11%) Splunk
4 8 (3.11%) VMware
5 7 (2.72%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.33%) Apple
7 5 (1.95%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.56%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.78%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.78%) NetApp
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle
10 1 (0.39%) Cisco
10 1 (0.39%) Zend