Period
to 4 August 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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Kubernetes (k8s)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 129 173
Rank change year-on-year +88 +44 +146
Permanent jobs citing Kubernetes 197 212 134
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.63% 2.79% 1.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.24% 20.04% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 218 215 120
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
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 559 1,058 1,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.97% 13.93% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 493 631 877
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +30 136 £52,500 - 22
North Yorkshire +107 35 £45,000 -21.74% 8
South Yorkshire +19 13 £48,750 +8.33% 6
Kubernetes
England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 157 (79.70%) Docker
2 112 (56.85%) AWS
3 105 (53.30%) DevOps
4 101 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (41.12%) Java
5 81 (41.12%) Terraform
6 67 (34.01%) Jenkins
7 60 (30.46%) Python
7 60 (30.46%) Azure
8 55 (27.92%) JavaScript
9 51 (25.89%) Linux
9 51 (25.89%) Git (software)
10 50 (25.38%) Puppet
11 48 (24.37%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (23.35%) Opscode Chef
13 44 (22.34%) Spring
13 44 (22.34%) Scrum
14 41 (20.81%) SQL
14 41 (20.81%) Microservices
15 37 (18.78%) Kotlin
16 36 (18.27%) Spring Boot
16 36 (18.27%) React
17 34 (17.26%) Software Engineering
18 32 (16.24%) C#
19 31 (15.74%) AngularJS
20 30 (15.23%) Node.js
20 30 (15.23%) Deployment Automation
21 29 (14.72%) GCP
21 29 (14.72%) Ansible
21 29 (14.72%) 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 10 (5.08%) Apache
2 6 (3.05%) nginx
2 6 (3.05%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.03%) Confluence
3 4 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 112 (56.85%) AWS
2 60 (30.46%) Azure
3 29 (14.72%) GCP
4 24 (12.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (6.60%) GitHub
6 10 (5.08%) IaaS
6 10 (5.08%) Slack
7 8 (4.06%) SaaS
8 7 (3.55%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (3.55%) OpenShift
8 7 (3.55%) Serverless
9 4 (2.03%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (2.03%) PaaS
10 3 (1.52%) Apigee
11 2 (1.02%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (1.02%) CloudFront
11 2 (1.02%) npm
11 2 (1.02%) Office 365
11 2 (1.02%) Route 53
11 2 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) DNS
1 3 (1.52%) Firewall
1 3 (1.52%) Internet
2 2 (1.02%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.72%) MySQL
2 15 (7.61%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.09%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.06%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.55%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.02%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.02%) Big Data
8 2 (1.02%) BigQuery
8 2 (1.02%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.51%) OLAP
9 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 67 (34.01%) Jenkins
2 51 (25.89%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.58%) Subversion
4 10 (5.08%) Maven
5 9 (4.57%) JIRA
6 8 (4.06%) GitLab
7 6 (3.05%) JUnit
7 6 (3.05%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.54%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.54%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.03%) Mockito
9 4 (2.03%) Spinnaker
10 3 (1.52%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.52%) EasyMock
10 3 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.02%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.02%) gulp
11 2 (1.02%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.02%) Robot Framework
General
1 10 (5.08%) Marketing
2 9 (4.57%) Finance
3 5 (2.54%) Retail
4 4 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.02%) Banking
5 2 (1.02%) Games
6 1 (0.51%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 63 (31.98%) Developer
2 44 (22.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (18.27%) AWS Engineer
4 23 (11.68%) Java Developer
4 23 (11.68%) Software Engineer
5 22 (11.17%) AWS DevOps
5 22 (11.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 19 (9.64%) Java Engineer
6 19 (9.64%) Platform Engineer
7 15 (7.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (7.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (7.11%) Senior Developer
9 13 (6.60%) Java Software Engineer
9 13 (6.60%) Senior Java Engineer
10 10 (5.08%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (4.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 7 (3.55%) Data Engineer
12 7 (3.55%) Lead DevOps
12 7 (3.55%) React Developer
12 7 (3.55%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.34%) Spring
2 36 (18.27%) React
2 36 (18.27%) Spring Boot
3 31 (15.74%) AngularJS
4 30 (15.23%) Node.js
5 27 (13.71%) .NET
5 27 (13.71%) Web Services
6 23 (11.68%) CSS
7 20 (10.15%) Kafka
8 19 (9.64%) HTML
9 15 (7.61%) .NET Core
9 15 (7.61%) ASP.NET
10 13 (6.60%) Micronaut
11 11 (5.58%) Hibernate
11 11 (5.58%) Vue.js
12 10 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (5.08%) REST
13 9 (4.57%) HTML5
13 9 (4.57%) Redux
14 8 (4.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.64%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (5.58%) Algorithms
2 11 (5.58%) Data Structures
3 7 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.05%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.05%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.52%) Cloud Native
5 3 (1.52%) RIA
6 2 (1.02%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.02%) User Experience
7 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.89%) Linux
2 13 (6.60%) Windows
3 8 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (4.06%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.54%) Unix
5 4 (2.03%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (53.30%) DevOps
2 101 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (24.37%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (22.34%) Scrum
5 41 (20.81%) Microservices
6 34 (17.26%) Software Engineering
7 30 (15.23%) Deployment Automation
8 28 (14.21%) Migration
9 23 (11.68%) MVC
10 20 (10.15%) Test Automation
11 18 (9.14%) Mentoring
12 17 (8.63%) BDD
13 15 (7.61%) High Availability
13 15 (7.61%) OO
13 15 (7.61%) TDD
14 12 (6.09%) Configuration Management
14 12 (6.09%) Kanban
15 11 (5.58%) Infrastructure Management
15 11 (5.58%) Unit Testing
16 9 (4.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (41.12%) Java
2 60 (30.46%) Python
3 55 (27.92%) JavaScript
4 41 (20.81%) SQL
5 37 (18.78%) Kotlin
6 32 (16.24%) C#
7 24 (12.18%) Bash Shell
8 23 (11.68%) PowerShell
9 22 (11.17%) PHP
10 21 (10.66%) Java 8
11 18 (9.14%) Scala
12 15 (7.61%) TypeScript
13 12 (6.09%) Ruby
14 11 (5.58%) Go
15 7 (3.55%) C
16 4 (2.03%) ES6
16 4 (2.03%) R
17 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.51%) Lua
18 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (5.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.02%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 157 (79.70%) Docker
2 4 (2.03%) Gluster
2 4 (2.03%) GlusterFS
3 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 81 (41.12%) Terraform
2 50 (25.38%) Puppet
3 46 (23.35%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (14.72%) Ansible
5 15 (7.61%) Rancher
6 4 (2.03%) Packer
6 4 (2.03%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.02%) HP Fortify
7 2 (1.02%) Marathon
7 2 (1.02%) Mesos
7 2 (1.02%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (10.66%) Google
2 8 (4.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.55%) Apple
3 7 (3.55%) Rackspace
4 6 (3.05%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.54%) Cognizant
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle
6 4 (2.03%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.03%) VMware
7 2 (1.02%) Zend
8 1 (0.51%) Remedy