Period
to 19 October 2018

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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 41 50
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.26% 0.71% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 0.81% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% -28.57%
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -24.00%

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 259 248 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 93.84% 88.26% 87.58%
Number of salaries quoted 228 215 227
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,250 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Chester region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Docker
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) API Development
4 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Core
4 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (22.22%) Fintech
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery

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 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (11.11%) Route 53
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) Gradle
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Liquibase
3 1 (11.11%) Moq
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Core
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js
3 2 (22.22%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) GraphQL
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fintech
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) API Development
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) SOLID
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Java 8
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter