Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 56 45
Rank change year-on-year +23 -11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.96% 0.75% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 0.82% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Chester median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -15.00% -28.57%
Cheshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -21.57%

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 215 368 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 94.71% 92.23% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 188 320 200
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -8.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,625
90th Percentile £69,125 £60,000 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) REST
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) Gradle
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Jetty
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (33.33%) API Design
4 2 (22.22%) Fintech
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (22.22%) Google
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning

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%) Jetty
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (11.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Gradle
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Moq
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) API Design
2 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter