Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 72 113
Rank change year-on-year +51 +41 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 95 78 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.58% 3.41% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.25% 3.89% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 102 62 62
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,250 £39,100
90th Percentile £86,000 £78,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,027 2,003 2,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 92.77% 87.54% 88.93%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1,544 2,140
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,198 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.40% +5.26% +5.56%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Microservices as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Buckinghamshire

Microservices
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microservices in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Microservices in Buckinghamshire

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Buckinghamshire

Microservices
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 8 July 2020. 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
Milton Keynes +34 63 £65,000 +23.81% 5
Amersham -12 7 £85,000 +119.35%
Gerrards Cross - 7 £50,000 -
Aylesbury - 6 £42,500 - 1
Beaconsfield - 1 £95,000 -
Chesham - 1 £65,000 -
Microservices
South East

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 59 (62.11%) Java
2 50 (52.63%) Spring
3 43 (45.26%) Spring Boot
4 34 (35.79%) C#
5 31 (32.63%) Web Services
5 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (31.58%) Hibernate
7 28 (29.47%) RESTful
8 26 (27.37%) DevOps
8 26 (27.37%) RabbitMQ
8 26 (27.37%) Node.js
9 25 (26.32%) Kafka
9 25 (26.32%) AngularJS
9 25 (26.32%) SQL
10 24 (25.26%) Finance
11 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
12 22 (23.16%) Azure
13 21 (22.11%) Git (software)
13 21 (22.11%) SOA
14 20 (21.05%) .NET
14 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
14 20 (21.05%) Docker
15 19 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
15 19 (20.00%) Maven
16 18 (18.95%) HTML
17 17 (17.89%) TDD
18 15 (15.79%) MVC
18 15 (15.79%) Jenkins
19 14 (14.74%) Kubernetes
19 14 (14.74%) Greenfield Project

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (8.42%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (7.37%) Apache
3 5 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.21%) Confluence
5 2 (2.11%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 22 (23.16%) Azure
2 14 (14.74%) AWS
3 12 (12.63%) SaaS
4 10 (10.53%) Serverless
5 9 (9.47%) IaaS
5 9 (9.47%) PaaS
6 6 (6.32%) Power Platform
7 5 (5.26%) Amazon Cognito
7 5 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (5.26%) npm
8 4 (4.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (3.16%) OpenShift
10 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.05%) GitHub
10 1 (1.05%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) MySQL
3 8 (8.42%) DB2
3 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (7.37%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.37%) Redis
5 6 (6.32%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (6.32%) Blockchain
5 6 (6.32%) Power BI
5 6 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.05%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (22.11%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.00%) Maven
3 15 (15.79%) Jenkins
4 10 (10.53%) NUnit
4 10 (10.53%) Selenium
5 8 (8.42%) Cucumber
5 8 (8.42%) git-flow
5 8 (8.42%) GitLab
5 8 (8.42%) SonarQube
6 7 (7.37%) JIRA
6 7 (7.37%) Subversion
7 6 (6.32%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio Code
8 5 (5.26%) Bower
8 5 (5.26%) gulp
8 5 (5.26%) IntelliJ
9 4 (4.21%) Moq
9 4 (4.21%) MSTest
9 4 (4.21%) Postman
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Financial Institution
3 7 (7.37%) Retail
4 5 (5.26%) Law
4 5 (5.26%) Police
5 1 (1.05%) Automotive
5 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (57.89%) Developer
2 27 (28.42%) Java Developer
3 24 (25.26%) Senior Developer
4 17 (17.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (13.68%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.42%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Analyst
7 7 (7.37%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (7.37%) Azure Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 7 (7.37%) Java Programmer
7 7 (7.37%) Programmer
8 6 (6.32%) Angular Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (5.26%) AWS Developer
9 5 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (52.63%) Spring
2 43 (45.26%) Spring Boot
3 31 (32.63%) Web Services
4 30 (31.58%) Hibernate
5 28 (29.47%) RESTful
6 26 (27.37%) Node.js
6 26 (27.37%) RabbitMQ
7 25 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 25 (26.32%) Kafka
8 20 (21.05%) .NET
9 18 (18.95%) HTML
10 14 (14.74%) Spring Cloud
11 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET
11 11 (11.58%) JSON
11 11 (11.58%) XML
12 10 (10.53%) .NET Core
13 8 (8.42%) J2EE
13 8 (8.42%) JPA
13 8 (8.42%) SOAP
13 8 (8.42%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.32%) Augmented Reality
2 6 (6.32%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Android
2 6 (6.32%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.11%) Windows
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.37%) DevOps
3 21 (22.11%) SOA
4 19 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (17.89%) TDD
6 15 (15.79%) MVC
7 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.68%) API Development
9 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
10 11 (11.58%) SDLC
10 11 (11.58%) Software Architecture
11 8 (8.42%) ETL
12 7 (7.37%) Innovative Thinking
12 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.37%) Mobile Development
12 7 (7.37%) Release Management
12 7 (7.37%) SOLID
13 6 (6.32%) Android Development
13 6 (6.32%) Business Process Analysis
13 6 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (62.11%) Java
2 34 (35.79%) C#
3 25 (26.32%) SQL
4 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.63%) Java 8
6 9 (9.47%) TypeScript
7 6 (6.32%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.26%) Python
9 2 (2.11%) C
10 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
System Software
1 20 (21.05%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) Kubernetes
2 9 (9.47%) Ansible
3 3 (3.16%) Grafana
3 3 (3.16%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Jitterbit
3 6 (6.32%) Xamarin
4 5 (5.26%) Oracle
5 3 (3.16%) Splunk
6 2 (2.11%) VMware
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com