Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 141 213
Rank change year-on-year +85 +72 +113
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 194 180 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.37% 2.43% 1.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.39% 17.95% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 222 178 90
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £38,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -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 599 1,003 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.49% 13.53% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 521 660 800
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +50 156 £52,500 -4.55% 28
South Yorkshire +22 19 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North Yorkshire +80 8 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 159 (81.96%) Docker
2 112 (57.73%) AWS
3 107 (55.15%) DevOps
4 91 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (45.36%) Java
6 76 (39.18%) Jenkins
6 76 (39.18%) Terraform
7 69 (35.57%) Python
8 65 (33.51%) Azure
9 61 (31.44%) Linux
10 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
11 50 (25.77%) Puppet
11 50 (25.77%) Opscode Chef
12 49 (25.26%) Ansible
13 47 (24.23%) Git (software)
14 46 (23.71%) Microservices
15 40 (20.62%) React
15 40 (20.62%) Kotlin
15 40 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (20.62%) Node.js
15 40 (20.62%) SQL
15 40 (20.62%) Spring
16 39 (20.10%) C#
17 37 (19.07%) Spring Boot
18 36 (18.56%) Software Engineering
18 36 (18.56%) Scrum
19 32 (16.49%) Bash Shell
20 31 (15.98%) MySQL
21 29 (14.95%) Web Services
22 28 (14.43%) CSS

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 (5.67%) Apache
1 11 (5.67%) OpenStack
2 8 (4.12%) nginx
3 4 (2.06%) Confluence
4 2 (1.03%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 112 (57.73%) AWS
2 65 (33.51%) Azure
3 19 (9.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (9.28%) GCP
5 17 (8.76%) GitHub
5 17 (8.76%) IaaS
6 9 (4.64%) Slack
7 8 (4.12%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (4.12%) OpenShift
7 8 (4.12%) Serverless
8 6 (3.09%) Amazon ECS
8 6 (3.09%) SaaS
9 5 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (2.58%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.06%) PaaS
11 3 (1.55%) Amazon Cognito
11 3 (1.55%) Amazon EKS
11 3 (1.55%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (1.55%) Route 53
11 3 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
1 6 (3.09%) VPN
2 5 (2.58%) BGP
2 5 (2.58%) IPv6
2 5 (2.58%) MPLS
2 5 (2.58%) OSPF
2 5 (2.58%) RSVP
2 5 (2.58%) VXLAN
3 4 (2.06%) DNS
3 4 (2.06%) Internet
3 4 (2.06%) LAN
3 4 (2.06%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (2.06%) WAN
4 3 (1.55%) DHCP
4 3 (1.55%) HTTP
5 2 (1.03%) Firewall
6 1 (0.52%) Junos
6 1 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.98%) MySQL
2 16 (8.25%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.19%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.67%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.15%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.12%) Data Lake
7 7 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.06%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.06%) Big Data
10 4 (2.06%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.03%) DB2
11 2 (1.03%) HBase
11 2 (1.03%) Sqoop
12 1 (0.52%) OLAP
12 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 76 (39.18%) Jenkins
2 47 (24.23%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.19%) JIRA
3 12 (6.19%) Maven
4 8 (4.12%) Mercurial
4 8 (4.12%) Subversion
5 7 (3.61%) GitLab
6 6 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (2.58%) Mockito
7 5 (2.58%) SonarQube
8 4 (2.06%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.06%) Spinnaker
9 3 (1.55%) EasyMock
9 3 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.03%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.03%) DbUnit
10 2 (1.03%) jMock
10 2 (1.03%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.03%) Robot Framework
General
1 13 (6.70%) Finance
2 10 (5.15%) Marketing
3 4 (2.06%) Retail
3 4 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.55%) Games
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 72 (37.11%) Developer
2 35 (18.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (14.43%) AWS Engineer
4 24 (12.37%) Java Developer
5 21 (10.82%) Platform Engineer
6 20 (10.31%) JavaScript Developer
7 16 (8.25%) Software Engineer
8 15 (7.73%) Java Engineer
9 14 (7.22%) AWS DevOps
9 14 (7.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 12 (6.19%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.15%) Data Engineer
11 10 (5.15%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (5.15%) React Developer
12 9 (4.64%) Senior DevOps
12 9 (4.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.64%) Senior Java Engineer
12 9 (4.64%) UI Developer
13 8 (4.12%) Architect
13 8 (4.12%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.62%) Node.js
1 40 (20.62%) React
1 40 (20.62%) Spring
2 37 (19.07%) Spring Boot
3 29 (14.95%) Web Services
4 28 (14.43%) AngularJS
4 28 (14.43%) CSS
5 25 (12.89%) .NET
6 24 (12.37%) HTML
7 21 (10.82%) Kafka
8 17 (8.76%) ASP.NET
9 16 (8.25%) .NET Core
10 15 (7.73%) RabbitMQ
11 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (6.19%) Hibernate
12 12 (6.19%) Redux
13 11 (5.67%) HTML5
13 11 (5.67%) Micronaut
14 10 (5.15%) CSS3
14 10 (5.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.43%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.12%) Algorithms
2 8 (4.12%) Data Structures
2 8 (4.12%) Public Cloud
3 7 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.09%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.58%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.55%) RIA
6 3 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.03%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (31.44%) Linux
2 19 (9.79%) Windows
3 12 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.67%) Unix
4 11 (5.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.03%) Android
7 1 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (55.15%) DevOps
2 91 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (23.71%) Microservices
4 40 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (18.56%) Scrum
5 36 (18.56%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.37%) Deployment Automation
6 24 (12.37%) MVC
7 23 (11.86%) Configuration Management
8 22 (11.34%) Test Automation
9 21 (10.82%) BDD
10 20 (10.31%) High Availability
11 19 (9.79%) Mentoring
11 19 (9.79%) TDD
12 17 (8.76%) Migration
12 17 (8.76%) OO
13 15 (7.73%) Kanban
14 14 (7.22%) SDLC
15 12 (6.19%) Infrastructure Management
15 12 (6.19%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 88 (45.36%) Java
2 69 (35.57%) Python
3 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
4 40 (20.62%) Kotlin
4 40 (20.62%) SQL
5 39 (20.10%) C#
6 32 (16.49%) Bash Shell
7 28 (14.43%) PowerShell
8 23 (11.86%) Java 8
9 21 (10.82%) PHP
9 21 (10.82%) Scala
9 21 (10.82%) TypeScript
10 18 (9.28%) Ruby
11 11 (5.67%) Go
12 8 (4.12%) C
13 5 (2.58%) ES6
14 4 (2.06%) R
15 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.03%) Apple Swift
16 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (2.58%) JNCIE
1 5 (2.58%) JNCIP
2 4 (2.06%) Degree
2 4 (2.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.03%) RHCE
4 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) GDPR
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 159 (81.96%) Docker
2 5 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.03%) HDFS
3 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.03%) Postfix
3 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 76 (39.18%) Terraform
2 50 (25.77%) Opscode Chef
2 50 (25.77%) Puppet
3 49 (25.26%) Ansible
4 16 (8.25%) Rancher
5 4 (2.06%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.03%) Graphite
6 2 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.03%) HP Fortify
6 2 (1.03%) Nagios
6 2 (1.03%) Opsview
6 2 (1.03%) Packer
6 2 (1.03%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.52%) Mesos
7 1 (0.52%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.52%) Salt
7 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (9.28%) Google
2 10 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.12%) Rackspace
4 7 (3.61%) Atlassian
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle
5 6 (3.09%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.58%) Apple
6 5 (2.58%) Cognizant
6 5 (2.58%) Juniper
7 4 (2.06%) VMware
8 3 (1.55%) Citrix
9 2 (1.03%) IBM
10 1 (0.52%) CloudEndure
10 1 (0.52%) PagerDuty
10 1 (0.52%) Remedy
10 1 (0.52%) Zend