Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 114 165
Rank change year-on-year +57 +51 +30
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 184 73 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.16% 2.18% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 2.37% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 155 61 31
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +22.58%
10th Percentile £33,500 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £102,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +35.48%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,250 3,082 3,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.14% 92.05% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,733 2,503 2,974
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £66,600
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Bristol

Microservices
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microservices in Bristol.

Salary trend for Microservices in Bristol

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Bristol

Microservices
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Avonmouth - 2 £35,000 -
Microservices
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 136 (73.91%) Java
2 123 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 85 (46.20%) Software Engineering
5 73 (39.67%) HTML
6 63 (34.24%) CSS
7 60 (32.61%) C#
8 54 (29.35%) Amazon AWS
9 53 (28.80%) Web Services
10 51 (27.72%) Git (software)
11 48 (26.09%) REST
12 45 (24.46%) AngularJS
13 44 (23.91%) TDD
14 43 (23.37%) Node.js
15 41 (22.28%) J2EE
15 41 (22.28%) User Experience
16 40 (21.74%) .NET
17 38 (20.65%) NoSQL
18 37 (20.11%) Degree
18 37 (20.11%) Linux
19 36 (19.57%) Scrum
19 36 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (19.57%) DevOps
20 35 (19.02%) Scala
20 35 (19.02%) Spring
21 34 (18.48%) BDD
22 33 (17.93%) Python
23 31 (16.85%) Open Source
23 31 (16.85%) Kafka
24 30 (16.30%) Continuous Improvement

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 30 (16.30%) Apache Spark
2 13 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.72%) NServiceBus
4 3 (1.63%) Apache
4 3 (1.63%) Confluence
5 2 (1.09%) Mule
5 2 (1.09%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.54%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 54 (29.35%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.61%) Serverless
4 13 (7.07%) TestFlight
5 10 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (4.35%) SaaS
7 7 (3.80%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (3.80%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (3.26%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (3.26%) npm
9 5 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.63%) Bluemix
10 3 (1.63%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (1.09%) Firebase
12 1 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.07%) MQTT
2 6 (3.26%) DNS
2 6 (3.26%) Firewall
2 6 (3.26%) VPN
3 2 (1.09%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.09%) HTTP
3 2 (1.09%) Internet
3 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.09%) Wireless
4 1 (0.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.65%) NoSQL
2 12 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.98%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.89%) Neo4j
5 8 (4.35%) Big Data
5 8 (4.35%) MySQL
6 7 (3.80%) Redis
7 6 (3.26%) Amazon Athena
7 6 (3.26%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (3.26%) BigQuery
8 5 (2.72%) Cosmos DB
8 5 (2.72%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.54%) DB2
11 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (27.72%) Git (software)
2 29 (15.76%) JIRA
3 23 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 21 (11.41%) Maven
5 18 (9.78%) Jenkins
6 17 (9.24%) Cucumber
7 13 (7.07%) Android Studio
7 13 (7.07%) Appium
7 13 (7.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (7.07%) Calabash
7 13 (7.07%) Xcode
8 11 (5.98%) SpecFlow
9 7 (3.80%) gulp
10 6 (3.26%) NUnit
11 3 (1.63%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.63%) Gradle
11 3 (1.63%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.09%) PostCSS
12 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.09%) webpack
General
1 21 (11.41%) Finance
2 15 (8.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.89%) Electronics
4 8 (4.35%) Banking
5 3 (1.63%) Legal
5 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.63%) Marketing
5 3 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.54%) Automotive
6 1 (0.54%) Law
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (49.46%) Developer
2 54 (29.35%) Java Developer
3 37 (20.11%) Java Engineer
4 32 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 22 (11.96%) Java Software Engineer
5 22 (11.96%) Senior Developer
6 19 (10.33%) Architect
6 19 (10.33%) Senior Java Engineer
6 19 (10.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 19 (10.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 17 (9.24%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (8.70%) Scala Developer
8 16 (8.70%) Test Leader
9 14 (7.61%) Technical Architect
10 13 (7.07%) Software Developer
11 12 (6.52%) Lead Developer
11 12 (6.52%) Lead Java Developer
12 11 (5.98%) C# Developer
13 10 (5.43%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (39.67%) HTML
2 63 (34.24%) CSS
3 53 (28.80%) Web Services
4 48 (26.09%) REST
5 45 (24.46%) AngularJS
6 43 (23.37%) Node.js
7 41 (22.28%) J2EE
8 40 (21.74%) .NET
9 35 (19.02%) Spring
10 31 (16.85%) Kafka
11 30 (16.30%) HTML5
12 27 (14.67%) React
13 24 (13.04%) JMS
13 24 (13.04%) SOAP
14 20 (10.87%) RESTful
15 14 (7.61%) Spring Boot
16 13 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (6.52%) XML
18 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET
19 10 (5.43%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.28%) User Experience
2 17 (9.24%) Computer Science
3 14 (7.61%) Mobile App
4 12 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (5.98%) Digital Media
6 6 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.26%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.63%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.63%) Fintech
7 3 (1.63%) iPad
8 2 (1.09%) Digital TV
8 2 (1.09%) W3C
9 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.54%) Animation
9 1 (0.54%) IPTV
9 1 (0.54%) Media Streaming
9 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.11%) Linux
2 15 (8.15%) Android
3 13 (7.07%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (46.20%) Software Engineering
3 44 (23.91%) TDD
4 36 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (19.57%) DevOps
4 36 (19.57%) Scrum
5 34 (18.48%) BDD
6 31 (16.85%) Open Source
7 30 (16.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 30 (16.30%) Functional Programming
8 28 (15.22%) SOA
9 24 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
9 24 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 23 (12.50%) OO
11 19 (10.33%) Technical Architecture
11 19 (10.33%) Unit Testing
12 17 (9.24%) MVC
13 14 (7.61%) Coaching
14 13 (7.07%) Analytics
14 13 (7.07%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 136 (73.91%) Java
2 88 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 60 (32.61%) C#
4 35 (19.02%) Scala
5 33 (17.93%) Python
6 26 (14.13%) Ruby
6 26 (14.13%) SQL
7 18 (9.78%) Go
8 16 (8.70%) Clojure
9 13 (7.07%) Haskell
10 12 (6.52%) F#
11 11 (5.98%) Erlang
12 10 (5.43%) Lisp
13 8 (4.35%) Bash Shell
13 8 (4.35%) Perl
13 8 (4.35%) PHP
14 7 (3.80%) TypeScript
15 6 (3.26%) C++
16 3 (1.63%) ES6
16 3 (1.63%) ES7
Qualifications
1 37 (20.11%) Degree
2 16 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.87%) QA
2 3 (1.63%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) WCAG
4 1 (0.54%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (8.15%) Ansible
1 15 (8.15%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (8.15%) Puppet
2 13 (7.07%) HockeyApp
3 8 (4.35%) Terraform
4 5 (2.72%) Kibana
4 5 (2.72%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (8.15%) Xamarin
2 12 (6.52%) Google
3 6 (3.26%) Atlassian
3 6 (3.26%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.72%) Apple
4 5 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.63%) IBM
5 3 (1.63%) SAP
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle
6 1 (0.54%) Zend