Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 47 43
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 12 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.94% 2.27% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.56% 2.52% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -26.09% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £74,375 £61,250
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +22.22%

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 183 278 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 90.59% 89.97% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 152 253 215
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,100 £26,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Chester

Microservices
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microservices in Chester.

Salary trend for Microservices in Chester

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Chester over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 9 (75.00%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 6 (50.00%) Content Management
4 6 (50.00%) B2B
4 6 (50.00%) B2C
4 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (50.00%) ATG
4 6 (50.00%) CMS
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) SAP
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (50.00%) hybris
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Demandware
4 6 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Marketing
4 6 (50.00%) Business Development
4 6 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (50.00%) Sitecore
4 6 (50.00%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 6 (50.00%) Virtual Team

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 6 (50.00%) CMS
1 6 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (25.00%) Confluence
3 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (16.67%) Jetty
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) GitHub
2 3 (25.00%) Serverless
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (16.67%) Gradle
4 2 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Java Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
1 6 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (50.00%) B2B
3 6 (50.00%) B2C
3 6 (50.00%) Business Development
3 6 (50.00%) Content Management
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
3 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) ATG
1 6 (50.00%) Demandware
1 6 (50.00%) hybris
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
1 6 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft