Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Microservices skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microservices over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 36 74
Rank change year-on-year +12 +38 +44
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 139 346 243
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.33% 6.08% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.14% 6.63% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 158 287 212
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Microservices is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,520 5,222 5,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.07% 91.78% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,200 4,130 4,799
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,475 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Microservices as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Berkshire

Microservices
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microservices in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Microservices in Berkshire

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Berkshire

Microservices
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Bracknell +42 37 £50,000 -28.57% 6
Reading -10 27 £70,000 - 15
Maidenhead +11 22 £72,500 +11.54% 4
Newbury +31 15 £75,000 +20.00% 3
Wokingham +10 15 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Ascot +21 8 £52,500 -28.81%
Slough +21 3 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Microservices
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, IT jobs citing Microservices 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 70 (50.36%) Java
2 58 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (37.41%) JavaScript
4 48 (34.53%) AWS
5 47 (33.81%) Software Engineering
6 46 (33.09%) React
7 42 (30.22%) Spring
8 41 (29.50%) Docker
9 40 (28.78%) AngularJS
10 39 (28.06%) C#
11 37 (26.62%) Node.js
12 34 (24.46%) .NET
13 32 (23.02%) SaaS
14 31 (22.30%) HTML
15 30 (21.58%) HTML5
16 28 (20.14%) Scrum
17 25 (17.99%) TDD
17 25 (17.99%) MySQL
18 23 (16.55%) RESTful
19 20 (14.39%) DevOps
19 20 (14.39%) Front End Development
19 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET Web API
20 19 (13.67%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (12.95%) Multithreading
21 18 (12.95%) Test Automation
21 18 (12.95%) NHS
22 17 (12.23%) CSS
22 17 (12.23%) Git (software)
22 17 (12.23%) Kubernetes
22 17 (12.23%) Serverless

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (2.88%) Confluence
2 3 (2.16%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.44%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 48 (34.53%) AWS
2 32 (23.02%) SaaS
3 17 (12.23%) Serverless
4 16 (11.51%) AWS Lambda
5 15 (10.79%) Azure
6 9 (6.47%) PaaS
7 6 (4.32%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (3.60%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (2.88%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.88%) GCP
9 4 (2.88%) Route 53
10 2 (1.44%) GitHub
10 2 (1.44%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.72%) AWS CodeCommit
11 1 (0.72%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.99%) MySQL
2 15 (10.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (5.76%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.32%) Big Data
5 5 (3.60%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (12.23%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.63%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.63%) Maven
3 10 (7.19%) SonarQube
4 8 (5.76%) JUnit
4 8 (5.76%) Mockito
5 6 (4.32%) GitLab
5 6 (4.32%) JIRA
5 6 (4.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.88%) DbUnit
6 4 (2.88%) jMock
7 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.72%) Selenium
7 1 (0.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (2.88%) Finance
3 3 (2.16%) Retail
3 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.44%) Electronics
4 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.44%) Marketing
4 2 (1.44%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (69.78%) Developer
2 41 (29.50%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 16 (11.51%) AWS Developer
5 15 (10.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 13 (9.35%) Architect
6 13 (9.35%) Software Engineer
7 12 (8.63%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.19%) Java Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.47%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (5.76%) Lead Developer
10 8 (5.76%) SaaS Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Principal Developer
12 6 (4.32%) .NET Developer
12 6 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.32%) React Developer
13 5 (3.60%) Graduate
13 5 (3.60%) Junior
13 5 (3.60%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (33.09%) React
2 42 (30.22%) Spring
3 40 (28.78%) AngularJS
4 37 (26.62%) Node.js
5 34 (24.46%) .NET
6 31 (22.30%) HTML
7 30 (21.58%) HTML5
8 23 (16.55%) RESTful
9 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (12.23%) CSS
11 16 (11.51%) Vue.js
12 15 (10.79%) Ajax
12 15 (10.79%) CSS3
12 15 (10.79%) jQuery
12 15 (10.79%) REST
13 13 (9.35%) .NET Core
14 11 (7.91%) Web Services
15 9 (6.47%) Hibernate
16 8 (5.76%) ActiveMQ
16 8 (5.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) NHS
2 15 (10.79%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.91%) Cloud Native
4 7 (5.04%) User Experience
5 6 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.44%) iPad
7 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.60%) Linux
2 4 (2.88%) Windows
3 2 (1.44%) Android
3 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (33.81%) Software Engineering
3 28 (20.14%) Scrum
4 25 (17.99%) TDD
5 20 (14.39%) DevOps
5 20 (14.39%) Front End Development
6 19 (13.67%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (12.95%) Multithreading
7 18 (12.95%) Test Automation
8 14 (10.07%) Mentoring
9 13 (9.35%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 13 (9.35%) SOLID
10 10 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.47%) Product Roadmap
12 8 (5.76%) SOA
12 8 (5.76%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (5.76%) Visualisation
13 7 (5.04%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.32%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (50.36%) Java
2 52 (37.41%) JavaScript
3 39 (28.06%) C#
4 11 (7.91%) PHP
4 11 (7.91%) SQL
5 9 (6.47%) TypeScript
6 8 (5.76%) Java 8
7 7 (5.04%) Python
8 5 (3.60%) C
8 5 (3.60%) Go
9 4 (2.88%) PHP 7
10 3 (2.16%) C++
11 2 (1.44%) Ruby
11 2 (1.44%) Scala
12 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.72%) Elixir
12 1 (0.72%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (4.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.72%) GDPR
1 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (29.50%) Docker
2 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.16%) vSphere
3 1 (0.72%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (12.23%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.16%) Ansible
2 3 (2.16%) Terraform
3 1 (0.72%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Packer
3 1 (0.72%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (8.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.60%) BT
3 4 (2.88%) Cisco
3 4 (2.88%) Google
4 3 (2.16%) VMware
5 2 (1.44%) SAP
5 2 (1.44%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.72%) MicroStrategy