Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 83 153
Rank change year-on-year +44 +70 +127
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 179 256 141
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.37% 3.72% 1.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 36.38% 26.67% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 225 272 112
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £38,000 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +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 492 960 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.50% 13.94% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 449 636 813
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +3.77%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 +2 93 £55,000 +4.76% 37
North Yorkshire - 49 £50,000 - 2
South Yorkshire +40 27 £47,500 -2.56% 8
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 138 (77.09%) Docker
2 116 (64.80%) DevOps
3 113 (63.13%) AWS
4 110 (61.45%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (55.87%) Terraform
6 75 (41.90%) Puppet
7 69 (38.55%) Python
8 65 (36.31%) Java
8 65 (36.31%) Opscode Chef
9 58 (32.40%) Azure
9 58 (32.40%) Linux
10 53 (29.61%) Jenkins
11 48 (26.82%) AWS CloudFormation
11 48 (26.82%) Deployment Automation
11 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
12 46 (25.70%) Infrastructure as Code
13 43 (24.02%) Ruby
14 42 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (21.23%) SQL
16 37 (20.67%) Migration
16 37 (20.67%) Git (software)
16 37 (20.67%) Go
17 35 (19.55%) Scrum
17 35 (19.55%) Software Engineering
17 35 (19.55%) C#
17 35 (19.55%) Configuration Management
18 30 (16.76%) Spring
19 29 (16.20%) GCP
20 28 (15.64%) Problem-Solving
21 27 (15.08%) MySQL

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 6 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.68%) Apache
3 2 (1.12%) Confluence
3 2 (1.12%) DNN
4 1 (0.56%) IIS
4 1 (0.56%) nginx
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 113 (63.13%) AWS
2 58 (32.40%) Azure
3 48 (26.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 29 (16.20%) GCP
5 19 (10.61%) GitHub
6 17 (9.50%) Amazon EKS
7 16 (8.94%) Serverless
8 14 (7.82%) Slack
9 12 (6.70%) Datadog
10 11 (6.15%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (3.91%) PaaS
12 6 (3.35%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (3.35%) IaaS
12 6 (3.35%) OpenShift
13 5 (2.79%) Amazon S3
13 5 (2.79%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (2.79%) Office 365
13 5 (2.79%) SaaS
14 4 (2.23%) Azure Functions
15 3 (1.68%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.68%) DNS
1 3 (1.68%) Firewall
1 3 (1.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.12%) AMQP
2 2 (1.12%) HTTP
2 2 (1.12%) LAN
2 2 (1.12%) WAN
3 1 (0.56%) MPLS
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) VoIP
3 1 (0.56%) VPN
3 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.56%) Wireless
3 1 (0.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.08%) MySQL
2 22 (12.29%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (10.61%) MongoDB
4 17 (9.50%) Redis
5 13 (7.26%) Azure SQL Database
6 12 (6.70%) Cosmos DB
6 12 (6.70%) MariaDB
7 9 (5.03%) SQL Server
8 8 (4.47%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.12%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.12%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.56%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 53 (29.61%) Jenkins
2 37 (20.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (6.15%) Maven
5 7 (3.91%) JIRA
6 6 (3.35%) JUnit
7 5 (2.79%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.79%) Subversion
8 4 (2.23%) Selenium
9 3 (1.68%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.68%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.68%) Cypress.io
9 3 (1.68%) GitLab
10 2 (1.12%) GoCD
10 2 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.12%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.12%) Snyk
10 2 (1.12%) Spinnaker
10 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.56%) Mockito
General
1 11 (6.15%) Finance
2 4 (2.23%) Public Sector
3 3 (1.68%) Banking
3 3 (1.68%) Games
3 3 (1.68%) Marketing
3 3 (1.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 81 (45.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 49 (27.37%) AWS Engineer
3 45 (25.14%) AWS DevOps
3 45 (25.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 32 (17.88%) Developer
5 28 (15.64%) Software Engineer
6 20 (11.17%) Azure Engineer
7 17 (9.50%) Java Developer
8 16 (8.94%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 13 (7.26%) Java Engineer
10 12 (6.70%) Azure DevOps
11 11 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (5.59%) Lead DevOps
12 10 (5.59%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 9 (5.03%) Java Software Engineer
13 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
13 9 (5.03%) Senior Software Engineer
14 8 (4.47%) Platform Engineer
14 8 (4.47%) Web Engineer
15 7 (3.91%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.76%) Spring
2 25 (13.97%) .NET
3 23 (12.85%) AngularJS
3 23 (12.85%) Spring Boot
4 20 (11.17%) React
5 16 (8.94%) Web Services
6 15 (8.38%) Vue.js
7 14 (7.82%) Micronaut
8 12 (6.70%) Kafka
9 11 (6.15%) .NET Core
9 11 (6.15%) CSS
10 10 (5.59%) Dropwizard
11 9 (5.03%) ASP.NET
12 8 (4.47%) Node.js
13 7 (3.91%) Elastic Stack
13 7 (3.91%) Hibernate
13 7 (3.91%) HTML
13 7 (3.91%) REST
14 6 (3.35%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (3.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.94%) Enterprise Cloud
2 12 (6.70%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (5.03%) Cloud Native
4 7 (3.91%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.35%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.79%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.23%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.23%) User Experience
8 2 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.12%) Life Science
9 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 58 (32.40%) Linux
2 4 (2.23%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.68%) Windows
3 3 (1.68%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Android
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (64.80%) DevOps
2 110 (61.45%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (26.82%) Deployment Automation
4 46 (25.70%) Infrastructure as Code
5 42 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (20.67%) Migration
7 35 (19.55%) Configuration Management
7 35 (19.55%) Scrum
7 35 (19.55%) Software Engineering
8 28 (15.64%) Problem-Solving
9 27 (15.08%) Microservices
10 17 (9.50%) Analytics
11 15 (8.38%) Unit Testing
12 12 (6.70%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.70%) Web Application Development
13 11 (6.15%) Facial Recognition
13 11 (6.15%) OOP
13 11 (6.15%) Portfolio Management
14 10 (5.59%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 10 (5.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (38.55%) Python
2 65 (36.31%) Java
3 48 (26.82%) JavaScript
4 43 (24.02%) Ruby
5 38 (21.23%) SQL
6 37 (20.67%) Go
7 35 (19.55%) C#
8 26 (14.53%) Kotlin
9 22 (12.29%) Bash Shell
10 21 (11.73%) PHP
11 18 (10.06%) PowerShell
12 16 (8.94%) TypeScript
13 12 (6.70%) Groovy
14 11 (6.15%) Java 8
15 10 (5.59%) Scala
16 9 (5.03%) C++
17 4 (2.23%) R
18 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
18 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (6.70%) AWS Certification
2 7 (3.91%) Degree
3 2 (1.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) HIPAA
2 2 (1.12%) IEC 62304
2 2 (1.12%) ISO 13485
2 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 138 (77.09%) Docker
2 4 (2.23%) Gluster
2 4 (2.23%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.12%) Firmware
3 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 100 (55.87%) Terraform
2 75 (41.90%) Puppet
3 65 (36.31%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (13.97%) Ansible
5 14 (7.82%) Prometheus
6 12 (6.70%) Grafana
7 2 (1.12%) HP Fortify
7 2 (1.12%) Marathon
7 2 (1.12%) Mesos
7 2 (1.12%) Nagios
7 2 (1.12%) Packer
7 2 (1.12%) Rancher
7 2 (1.12%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (15.08%) SaltStack
2 16 (8.94%) Google
3 14 (7.82%) New Relic
4 10 (5.59%) Apple
5 9 (5.03%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.23%) Splunk
7 3 (1.68%) VMware
7 3 (1.68%) Zend
8 2 (1.12%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.12%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.12%) NetApp
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle
9 1 (0.56%) Remedy