Period
to 23 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 67 127
Rank change year-on-year -15 +60 +66
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 120 157 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.25% 4.16% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 4.50% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 98 130 45
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £39,150
90th Percentile £78,250 £75,000 £73,750
South West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -2.70%

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 3,436 3,491 3,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.14% 92.53% 91.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,802 2,878 2,638
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 92 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (47.50%) Java
3 47 (39.17%) DevOps
4 37 (30.83%) SOA
5 36 (30.00%) Linux
6 35 (29.17%) HTML
6 35 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 34 (28.33%) C#
7 34 (28.33%) Amazon AWS
8 33 (27.50%) REST
8 33 (27.50%) Scala
8 33 (27.50%) TDD
9 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 29 (24.17%) Web Services
10 29 (24.17%) AngularJS
10 29 (24.17%) Problem-Solving
11 28 (23.33%) Node.js
12 27 (22.50%) JavaScript
12 27 (22.50%) React
13 24 (20.00%) BDD
13 24 (20.00%) HTML5
14 23 (19.17%) Microsoft Azure
14 23 (19.17%) .NET
14 23 (19.17%) FreeBSD
15 22 (18.33%) Serverless
16 21 (17.50%) Finance
17 20 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
18 19 (15.83%) InfluxDB
18 19 (15.83%) Neo4j
19 18 (15.00%) Vaadin

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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (15.00%) Apache Spark
2 18 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.67%) CMS
4 2 (1.67%) Confluence
4 2 (1.67%) eZ Publish
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.67%) WordPress
5 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.83%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 34 (28.33%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (19.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (18.33%) Serverless
4 7 (5.83%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (5.83%) SaaS
5 6 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.00%) Office 365
6 5 (4.17%) PaaS
7 4 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (2.50%) IaaS
8 3 (2.50%) npm
9 2 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (1.67%) Slack
10 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.83%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.83%) GitHub
10 1 (0.83%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.00%) IPv4
1 18 (15.00%) IPv6
1 18 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.00%) Broadband
3 2 (1.67%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) Firewall
4 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) InfluxDB
1 19 (15.83%) Neo4j
2 18 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 17 (14.17%) NoSQL
4 14 (11.67%) Big Data
5 12 (10.00%) MySQL
6 7 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.50%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.67%) DB2
9 2 (1.67%) Event Store
9 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.83%) Power BI
10 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (15.00%) JUnit
1 18 (15.00%) Spock
2 13 (10.83%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.83%) JIRA
5 6 (5.00%) Maven
6 5 (4.17%) Ant
6 5 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.33%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.67%) Introscope
9 2 (1.67%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.67%) webpack
10 1 (0.83%) Moq
10 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.83%) xUnit.net
General
1 21 (17.50%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Banking
3 6 (5.00%) Marketing
4 5 (4.17%) Electronics
4 5 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.17%) Private Banking
4 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (44.17%) Developer
2 27 (22.50%) Java Developer
3 23 (19.17%) Architect
4 21 (17.50%) Software Developer
5 19 (15.83%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (15.00%) Technical Architect
7 16 (13.33%) Java Software Developer
8 11 (9.17%) .NET Developer
8 11 (9.17%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.67%) Software Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) AWS Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Java Architect
10 7 (5.83%) Java Technical Architect
11 6 (5.00%) .NET Architect
11 6 (5.00%) .NET Technical Architect
11 6 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
11 6 (5.00%) Java Applications Architect
11 6 (5.00%) PHP Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (29.17%) HTML
2 33 (27.50%) REST
3 29 (24.17%) AngularJS
3 29 (24.17%) Web Services
4 28 (23.33%) Node.js
5 27 (22.50%) React
6 24 (20.00%) HTML5
7 23 (19.17%) .NET
8 18 (15.00%) CSS
8 18 (15.00%) GWT
8 18 (15.00%) Vaadin
9 17 (14.17%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET
10 9 (7.50%) J2EE
10 9 (7.50%) RESTful
10 9 (7.50%) XML
11 8 (6.67%) SOAP
12 7 (5.83%) Spring
13 6 (5.00%) Hibernate
14 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.17%) User Experience
4 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.83%) Blog
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Fintech
5 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.00%) Linux
2 23 (19.17%) FreeBSD
3 13 (10.83%) Windows
4 8 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (39.17%) DevOps
3 37 (30.83%) SOA
4 35 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 33 (27.50%) TDD
6 29 (24.17%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (20.00%) BDD
8 16 (13.33%) Scrum
9 13 (10.83%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (10.00%) MVC
11 10 (8.33%) Kanban
11 10 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 9 (7.50%) OO
13 8 (6.67%) Configuration Management
13 8 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (5.83%) Artificial Intelligence
14 7 (5.83%) Mentoring
14 7 (5.83%) SDLC
15 6 (5.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (47.50%) Java
2 34 (28.33%) C#
3 33 (27.50%) Scala
4 27 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (15.00%) Clojure
5 18 (15.00%) Groovy
5 18 (15.00%) Python
6 11 (9.17%) SQL
7 7 (5.83%) PHP
8 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.50%) Ruby
10 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.83%) Go
11 1 (0.83%) Java 8
11 1 (0.83%) Lisp
11 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) GDPR
1 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (11.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (15.00%) Icinga
2 17 (14.17%) Ansible
2 17 (14.17%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (11.67%) Puppet
4 7 (5.83%) Kubernetes
5 6 (5.00%) Terraform
6 1 (0.83%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.83%) Grafana
6 1 (0.83%) linkerd
6 1 (0.83%) Mesos
Vendors
1 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.67%) Google
3 5 (4.17%) SAP
4 4 (3.33%) New Relic
5 3 (2.50%) Adobe
5 3 (2.50%) Oracle
6 2 (1.67%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.67%) CA
6 2 (1.67%) Zend
7 1 (0.83%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.83%) Genesys
7 1 (0.83%) Sitecore