Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South West > Bristol
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 58 117
Rank change year-on-year +4 +59 +60
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 196 201 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.40% 5.28% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 5.66% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 143 164 60
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £74,500 £73,750
South West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -16.67%

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 3,432 3,551 3,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 94.57% 93.28% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,755 2,944 2,552
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +5.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 108 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (39.80%) C#
3 72 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (33.67%) JavaScript
5 65 (33.16%) Software Engineering
6 63 (32.14%) .NET
7 61 (31.12%) Java
8 54 (27.55%) Node.js
8 54 (27.55%) AngularJS
9 48 (24.49%) HTML
10 47 (23.98%) REST
11 45 (22.96%) ASP.NET
12 44 (22.45%) Web Services
13 43 (21.94%) Finance
13 43 (21.94%) Continuous Delivery
14 39 (19.90%) MVC
14 39 (19.90%) Python
15 38 (19.39%) CSS
16 37 (18.88%) Mentoring
17 36 (18.37%) React
18 35 (17.86%) SOA
19 32 (16.33%) TDD
20 30 (15.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 30 (15.31%) Scala
21 29 (14.80%) SAP
21 29 (14.80%) Chatbot
21 29 (14.80%) Conversational UI
22 28 (14.29%) Apache Spark
22 28 (14.29%) Microsoft
22 28 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

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 28 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 18 (9.18%) CMS
2 18 (9.18%) eZ Publish
2 18 (9.18%) WordPress
3 14 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (14.80%) Chatbot
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.51%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 72 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (11.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 20 (10.20%) Serverless
4 19 (9.69%) AWS Lambda
4 19 (9.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (6.63%) Slack
6 7 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (3.57%) GitHub
6 7 (3.57%) SaaS
7 4 (2.04%) npm
8 3 (1.53%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (1.53%) IaaS
9 2 (1.02%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.51%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.08%) Broadband
1 8 (4.08%) HTTP
2 4 (2.04%) IPv4
2 4 (2.04%) IPv6
2 4 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 28 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (13.27%) Big Data
3 26 (13.27%) SQL Server
4 24 (12.24%) MySQL
5 21 (10.71%) Hadoop
6 17 (8.67%) NoSQL
7 14 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.57%) Redis
10 6 (3.06%) Event Store
11 4 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (2.04%) InfluxDB
11 4 (2.04%) Neo4j
11 4 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
12 3 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.53%) MariaDB
13 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.51%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (5.61%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.57%) CircleCI
2 7 (3.57%) GoCD
3 5 (2.55%) Spock
4 4 (2.04%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.04%) JIRA
4 4 (2.04%) JUnit
5 3 (1.53%) Selenium
5 3 (1.53%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.02%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.02%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.02%) Protractor
6 2 (1.02%) Subversion
6 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.02%) webpack
7 1 (0.51%) XMLUnit
General
1 43 (21.94%) Finance
2 22 (11.22%) Telecoms
3 21 (10.71%) Marketing
4 20 (10.20%) Electronics
4 20 (10.20%) Manufacturing
5 13 (6.63%) Retail
6 6 (3.06%) Banking
7 5 (2.55%) Private Banking
8 4 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (32.65%) Developer
2 35 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 31 (15.82%) Architect
4 23 (11.73%) Software Developer
5 22 (11.22%) Technical Architect
6 20 (10.20%) .NET Developer
7 19 (9.69%) Data Engineer
7 19 (9.69%) Senior Software Engineer
8 17 (8.67%) PHP Developer
9 15 (7.65%) LAMP Developer
9 15 (7.65%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 15 (7.65%) Senior Developer
10 13 (6.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (6.63%) C# Developer
10 13 (6.63%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.10%) Java Developer
11 10 (5.10%) Software Manager
12 9 (4.59%) .NET Software Engineer
12 9 (4.59%) Java Technical Architect
12 9 (4.59%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (32.14%) .NET
2 54 (27.55%) AngularJS
2 54 (27.55%) Node.js
3 48 (24.49%) HTML
4 47 (23.98%) REST
5 45 (22.96%) ASP.NET
6 44 (22.45%) Web Services
7 38 (19.39%) CSS
8 36 (18.37%) React
9 25 (12.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (12.24%) HTML5
11 21 (10.71%) Kafka
12 19 (9.69%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (9.69%) MEAN Stack
13 15 (7.65%) LAMP
14 12 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (5.10%) Akka
15 10 (5.10%) Play Framework
16 8 (4.08%) RESTful
17 7 (3.57%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.22%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (5.61%) Algorithms
3 8 (4.08%) Blog
4 6 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.55%) User Experience
6 2 (1.02%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.02%) Fintech
6 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.51%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.16%) Linux
2 11 (5.61%) FreeBSD
3 9 (4.59%) Unix
4 5 (2.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (33.16%) Software Engineering
3 43 (21.94%) Continuous Delivery
4 39 (19.90%) MVC
5 37 (18.88%) Mentoring
6 35 (17.86%) SOA
7 32 (16.33%) TDD
8 29 (14.80%) Conversational UI
9 27 (13.78%) Coaching
10 25 (12.76%) Scrum
11 23 (11.73%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (11.73%) Test Automation
12 21 (10.71%) Artificial Intelligence
12 21 (10.71%) DevOps
13 20 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
13 20 (10.20%) Programme Management
14 19 (9.69%) API Development
14 19 (9.69%) Data Science
15 18 (9.18%) Creative Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 78 (39.80%) C#
2 66 (33.67%) JavaScript
3 61 (31.12%) Java
4 39 (19.90%) Python
5 30 (15.31%) Scala
6 26 (13.27%) SQL
7 18 (9.18%) Clojure
8 17 (8.67%) PHP
9 6 (3.06%) Java 8
10 4 (2.04%) Groovy
10 4 (2.04%) Ruby
11 3 (1.53%) Go
12 2 (1.02%) Erlang
12 2 (1.02%) F#
12 2 (1.02%) Haskell
12 2 (1.02%) Lisp
13 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.02%) GDPR
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.51%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (11.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (10.20%) Kubernetes
2 11 (5.61%) Terraform
3 9 (4.59%) Ansible
4 7 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.57%) Puppet
5 4 (2.04%) Icinga
6 1 (0.51%) linkerd
Vendors
1 29 (14.80%) SAP
2 28 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.16%) Google
4 3 (1.53%) New Relic
5 2 (1.02%) Cisco
5 2 (1.02%) Genesys
5 2 (1.02%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.02%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle
6 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.51%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.51%) Verint