Period
to 12 December 2017

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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South West > Bristol
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 115 177
Rank change year-on-year +58 +62 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 201 72 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.28% 2.21% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 2.42% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 164 60 17
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £44,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £73,750 £102,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -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 3487 2974 3410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.59% 91.17% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2887 2495 2973
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,900 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.90%

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 2017.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Microservices also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 153 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (75.12%) Java
3 113 (56.22%) JavaScript
4 94 (46.77%) Software Engineering
5 90 (44.78%) HTML
6 85 (42.29%) CSS
7 71 (35.32%) AngularJS
8 70 (34.83%) Git (software)
9 69 (34.33%) TDD
10 62 (30.85%) Finance
10 62 (30.85%) C#
11 57 (28.36%) Web Services
12 54 (26.87%) REST
13 50 (24.88%) JIRA
14 48 (23.88%) .NET
14 48 (23.88%) User Experience
15 46 (22.89%) Scrum
16 45 (22.39%) React
17 44 (21.89%) NoSQL
18 43 (21.39%) Node.js
18 43 (21.39%) TeamCity
19 42 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
20 41 (20.40%) Continuous Integration
21 40 (19.90%) Degree
21 40 (19.90%) J2EE
22 39 (19.40%) HTML5
23 38 (18.91%) DevOps
24 37 (18.41%) Spring
25 36 (17.91%) JMS
26 35 (17.41%) Functional Programming

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 20 (9.95%) Confluence
2 18 (8.96%) Apache Spark
3 13 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.49%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 42 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.97%) TestFlight
4 9 (4.48%) SaaS
5 7 (3.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (3.48%) npm
5 7 (3.48%) Serverless
6 6 (2.99%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (2.99%) Amazon Kinesis
6 6 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.00%) Firebase
9 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.50%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.50%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.50%) IaaS
9 1 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.50%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.97%) MQTT
2 7 (3.48%) Firewall
3 6 (2.99%) DNS
3 6 (2.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (21.89%) NoSQL
2 14 (6.97%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.98%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.98%) MySQL
4 7 (3.48%) Neo4j
5 6 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (2.99%) Big Data
5 6 (2.99%) BigQuery
5 6 (2.99%) Redis
6 2 (1.00%) DB2
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 70 (34.83%) Git (software)
2 50 (24.88%) JIRA
3 43 (21.39%) TeamCity
4 24 (11.94%) Maven
5 18 (8.96%) Jenkins
6 14 (6.97%) Cucumber
7 12 (5.97%) Android Studio
7 12 (5.97%) Appium
7 12 (5.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (5.97%) Calabash
7 12 (5.97%) Xcode
8 8 (3.98%) SpecFlow
9 7 (3.48%) gulp
10 6 (2.99%) NUnit
11 5 (2.49%) Gradle
12 3 (1.49%) Subversion
12 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.49%) webpack
13 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 62 (30.85%) Finance
2 29 (14.43%) Telecoms
3 28 (13.93%) Electronics
4 26 (12.94%) Banking
5 22 (10.95%) Manufacturing
5 22 (10.95%) Marketing
6 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.49%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 2 (1.00%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 114 (56.72%) Developer
2 61 (30.35%) Java Developer
3 44 (21.89%) Java Engineer
4 40 (19.90%) Software Engineer
5 35 (17.41%) Senior Developer
6 30 (14.93%) Java Software Engineer
6 30 (14.93%) Lead Developer
7 29 (14.43%) Senior Java Developer
8 26 (12.94%) Lead Java Developer
9 24 (11.94%) Senior Java Engineer
9 24 (11.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 24 (11.94%) Senior Software Engineer
10 19 (9.45%) Software Manager
11 18 (8.96%) Software Developer
12 17 (8.46%) .NET Developer
13 15 (7.46%) Architect
14 14 (6.97%) Java Software Developer
14 14 (6.97%) Senior Software Developer
15 13 (6.47%) C# Developer
15 13 (6.47%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (44.78%) HTML
2 85 (42.29%) CSS
3 71 (35.32%) AngularJS
4 57 (28.36%) Web Services
5 54 (26.87%) REST
6 48 (23.88%) .NET
7 45 (22.39%) React
8 43 (21.39%) Node.js
9 40 (19.90%) J2EE
10 39 (19.40%) HTML5
11 37 (18.41%) Spring
12 36 (17.91%) JMS
13 34 (16.92%) Kafka
14 30 (14.93%) SOAP
15 26 (12.94%) Redux
16 24 (11.94%) XML
17 20 (9.95%) CSS3
18 19 (9.45%) RESTful
19 15 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 14 (6.97%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.88%) User Experience
2 32 (15.92%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (11.94%) Computer Science
4 19 (9.45%) iPad
5 14 (6.97%) Mobile App
6 13 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (5.97%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.99%) Digital Media
9 5 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.00%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.00%) Fintech
10 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.00%) W3C
11 1 (0.50%) Animation
11 1 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.92%) Linux
2 12 (5.97%) Android
2 12 (5.97%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.50%) Unix
3 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (46.77%) Software Engineering
3 69 (34.33%) TDD
4 46 (22.89%) Scrum
5 41 (20.40%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (18.91%) DevOps
7 35 (17.41%) Functional Programming
8 31 (15.42%) BDD
9 28 (13.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (13.93%) SOA
10 26 (12.94%) Open Source
11 22 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (10.95%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (10.95%) Programme Management
11 22 (10.95%) Unit Testing
12 20 (9.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 20 (9.95%) SOLID
13 19 (9.45%) MVC
13 19 (9.45%) OO
14 17 (8.46%) Disruptive Innovation
Programming Languages
1 151 (75.12%) Java
2 113 (56.22%) JavaScript
3 62 (30.85%) C#
4 31 (15.42%) SQL
5 28 (13.93%) Python
6 25 (12.44%) Clojure
7 24 (11.94%) Scala
8 20 (9.95%) Ruby
9 12 (5.97%) Go
10 10 (4.98%) PHP
11 9 (4.48%) TypeScript
12 8 (3.98%) Haskell
13 7 (3.48%) F#
14 6 (2.99%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.99%) Erlang
14 6 (2.99%) Lisp
14 6 (2.99%) Perl
15 4 (1.99%) C++
16 2 (1.00%) ES6
17 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (19.90%) Degree
2 21 (10.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.96%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) WCAG
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (5.97%) HockeyApp
2 7 (3.48%) Ansible
2 7 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.48%) Puppet
3 6 (2.99%) Terraform
4 5 (2.49%) Kibana
5 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.50%) rkt
Vendors
1 26 (12.94%) Google
2 22 (10.95%) SAP
3 12 (5.97%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle
5 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.00%) Apple
7 1 (0.50%) IBM
7 1 (0.50%) Zend