Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 84 146
Rank change year-on-year 0 +62 +43
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 135 122 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.43% 3.34% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 3.63% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 105 99 33
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,625 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,750 £74,500 £53,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 3,646 3,358 3,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.75% 91.92% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,997 2,767 2,743
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 98 (72.59%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (60.74%) Java
3 69 (51.11%) Software Engineering
4 52 (38.52%) DevOps
5 47 (34.81%) Linux
6 46 (34.07%) REST
7 40 (29.63%) Web Services
7 40 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
7 40 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (28.89%) TDD
9 38 (28.15%) Scala
10 37 (27.41%) HTML
11 33 (24.44%) JavaScript
12 31 (22.96%) Scrum
13 30 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (20.74%) Clojure
14 28 (20.74%) SOA
14 28 (20.74%) Serverless
15 27 (20.00%) BDD
15 27 (20.00%) Git (software)
16 23 (17.04%) Node.js
16 23 (17.04%) Ansible
17 22 (16.30%) Opscode Chef
17 22 (16.30%) CSS
18 21 (15.56%) C#
18 21 (15.56%) Elasticsearch
18 21 (15.56%) Neo4j
18 21 (15.56%) AngularJS
18 21 (15.56%) HTML5
18 21 (15.56%) Degree

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 21 (15.56%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 18 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.19%) Confluence
4 3 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.48%) Apache
5 2 (1.48%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.74%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (20.74%) Serverless
3 16 (11.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (5.93%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (5.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (4.44%) Office 365
7 5 (3.70%) PaaS
8 3 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.48%) GitHub
9 2 (1.48%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.48%) SaaS
10 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.74%) npm
10 1 (0.74%) Slack
10 1 (0.74%) TestFlight
10 1 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 18 (13.33%) IPv4
2 18 (13.33%) IPv6
3 3 (2.22%) HTTP
4 2 (1.48%) Firewall
4 2 (1.48%) Internet
4 2 (1.48%) VPN
5 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.74%) MQTT
5 1 (0.74%) SMS
5 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.56%) Neo4j
2 19 (14.07%) InfluxDB
3 14 (10.37%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.41%) Big Data
4 10 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.19%) MySQL
6 5 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.96%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.48%) DB2
9 2 (1.48%) Redis
10 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.74%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.74%) Power BI
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.74%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 27 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.33%) JUnit
2 18 (13.33%) Spock
3 17 (12.59%) JIRA
4 15 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 13 (9.63%) Maven
6 9 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.70%) Ant
9 4 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.22%) Artifactory
10 3 (2.22%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.22%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.48%) git-flow
11 2 (1.48%) Introscope
11 2 (1.48%) PHPUnit
11 2 (1.48%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.74%) Appium
12 1 (0.74%) Gatling
12 1 (0.74%) webpack
General
1 12 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.15%) Finance
3 8 (5.93%) Banking
4 7 (5.19%) Electronics
4 7 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.19%) Marketing
5 2 (1.48%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (47.41%) Developer
2 45 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 22 (16.30%) Software Developer
4 20 (14.81%) Architect
4 20 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (11.85%) Java Software Developer
6 14 (10.37%) Senior Developer
6 14 (10.37%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (9.63%) Java Engineer
7 13 (9.63%) Technical Architect
8 11 (8.15%) Software Engineer
9 10 (7.41%) Scala Developer
10 7 (5.19%) AWS Engineer
11 6 (4.44%) Head of Engineering
12 5 (3.70%) AWS Developer
12 5 (3.70%) AWS Software Engineer
12 5 (3.70%) Azure Developer
12 5 (3.70%) Cloud Developer
12 5 (3.70%) Head of Software Engineering
12 5 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.07%) REST
2 40 (29.63%) Web Services
3 37 (27.41%) HTML
4 23 (17.04%) Node.js
5 22 (16.30%) CSS
6 21 (15.56%) AngularJS
6 21 (15.56%) HTML5
7 18 (13.33%) GWT
7 18 (13.33%) Spring
7 18 (13.33%) Vaadin
8 17 (12.59%) .NET
8 17 (12.59%) J2EE
9 15 (11.11%) Kafka
9 15 (11.11%) SOAP
10 14 (10.37%) React
11 13 (9.63%) JMS
12 11 (8.15%) RESTful
13 10 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (5.93%) Hibernate
14 8 (5.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) User Experience
2 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.93%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.22%) iPad
5 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.48%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.48%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Blog
6 1 (0.74%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.74%) Fintech
6 1 (0.74%) IPTV
6 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.74%) Media Streaming
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
6 1 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (34.81%) Linux
2 18 (13.33%) FreeBSD
2 18 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (2.22%) Android
3 3 (2.22%) Unix
4 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (72.59%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (51.11%) Software Engineering
3 52 (38.52%) DevOps
4 40 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (28.89%) TDD
6 31 (22.96%) Scrum
7 30 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (20.74%) SOA
9 27 (20.00%) BDD
10 17 (12.59%) Configuration Management
11 15 (11.11%) Functional Programming
12 14 (10.37%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (9.63%) Kanban
13 13 (9.63%) OO
13 13 (9.63%) Test Automation
14 9 (6.67%) Open Source
15 8 (5.93%) Analytics
15 8 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (5.93%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (5.93%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 82 (60.74%) Java
2 38 (28.15%) Scala
3 33 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 28 (20.74%) Clojure
5 21 (15.56%) C#
6 19 (14.07%) Python
7 18 (13.33%) Groovy
8 11 (8.15%) SQL
9 6 (4.44%) Haskell
9 6 (4.44%) Ruby
10 5 (3.70%) Erlang
10 5 (3.70%) F#
10 5 (3.70%) Go
10 5 (3.70%) Java 8
10 5 (3.70%) Lisp
10 5 (3.70%) PHP
10 5 (3.70%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.22%) C++
12 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (15.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) GCP
1 3 (2.22%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (17.04%) Ansible
2 22 (16.30%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (14.81%) Puppet
4 18 (13.33%) Icinga
5 7 (5.19%) Terraform
6 4 (2.96%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.48%) Mesos
8 1 (0.74%) Grafana
8 1 (0.74%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.19%) SAP
3 6 (4.44%) Google
4 3 (2.22%) Adobe
4 3 (2.22%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.48%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.48%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.48%) CA
5 2 (1.48%) IBM
5 2 (1.48%) New Relic
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle
5 2 (1.48%) Zend
6 1 (0.74%) Apple
6 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.74%) Sybase