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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 23 16 24
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 596 614 585
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 8.14% 12.31% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.58% 12.89% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 491 572 534
10th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
25th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £82,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +3.45%
75th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £130,000 £107,500 £109,625
Central London median annual salary £90,000 £82,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +7.14%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,943 4,763 6,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.88% 95.53% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5,572 4,259 5,956
10th Percentile £45,501 £43,750 £41,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Microservices as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in the City of London

Microservices
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microservices in the City of London.

Salary trend for Microservices in the City of London

Microservices
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Microservices in the City of London

Microservices
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 7 £90,000 -
Microservices
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 336 (56.38%) Java
2 305 (51.17%) Agile
3 276 (46.31%) AWS
4 217 (36.41%) Azure
5 195 (32.72%) Docker
6 186 (31.21%) Finance
7 179 (30.03%) CI/CD
8 177 (29.70%) Kubernetes
9 173 (29.03%) Software Engineering
10 172 (28.86%) DevOps
11 152 (25.50%) SQL
12 151 (25.34%) React
13 147 (24.66%) Spring
14 144 (24.16%) TDD
15 128 (21.48%) GCP
16 117 (19.63%) Spring Boot
17 110 (18.46%) JavaScript
18 109 (18.29%) Social Skills
19 106 (17.79%) AngularJS
20 104 (17.45%) Banking
21 100 (16.78%) .NET
22 98 (16.44%) NoSQL
23 96 (16.11%) Event-Driven
24 95 (15.94%) REST
24 95 (15.94%) Python
25 94 (15.77%) C#
25 94 (15.77%) Continuous Integration
26 93 (15.60%) SQL Server
27 90 (15.10%) Node.js
28 89 (14.93%) Event-Driven Architecture

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 40 (6.71%) Confluence
2 28 (4.70%) Umbraco
3 16 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (2.18%) IIS
5 9 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.01%) Apache
7 4 (0.67%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.34%) Camunda
8 2 (0.34%) CMS
9 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.17%) Jetty
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (3.19%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.17%) Camtasia
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.17%) Shopify
1 1 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 276 (46.31%) AWS
2 217 (36.41%) Azure
3 128 (21.48%) GCP
4 74 (12.42%) Serverless
5 25 (4.19%) PaaS
6 23 (3.86%) GitHub
7 20 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (3.19%) Lucidchart
9 18 (3.02%) SaaS
10 12 (2.01%) AWS Fargate
11 11 (1.85%) Azure Service Bus
12 10 (1.68%) IaaS
13 8 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.01%) Amazon Alexa
14 6 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (1.01%) Azure Monitor
14 6 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
15 5 (0.84%) Amazon ECS
15 5 (0.84%) Azure App Service
15 5 (0.84%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.35%) Internet
2 6 (1.01%) Broadband
3 4 (0.67%) DNS
4 1 (0.17%) AMQP
4 1 (0.17%) Firewall
4 1 (0.17%) Skype
4 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (16.44%) NoSQL
2 93 (15.60%) SQL Server
3 51 (8.56%) PostgreSQL
4 50 (8.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 49 (8.22%) MongoDB
6 43 (7.21%) Relational Database
7 27 (4.53%) Redis
8 21 (3.52%) MySQL
9 18 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
10 16 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.34%) Big Data
12 8 (1.34%) DB2
13 4 (0.67%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.50%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.50%) Pentaho
15 2 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.34%) Data Lake
15 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 1 (0.17%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 79 (13.26%) Git (software)
2 65 (10.91%) JIRA
3 63 (10.57%) Jenkins
4 49 (8.22%) Maven
5 35 (5.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 29 (4.87%) SonarQube
7 23 (3.86%) JUnit
8 19 (3.19%) Selenium
8 19 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (2.68%) Artifactory
10 12 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (2.01%) Visual Studio
10 12 (2.01%) Visual Studio Code
11 11 (1.85%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.68%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.68%) webpack
13 6 (1.01%) GitLab
13 6 (1.01%) Postman
14 5 (0.84%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 186 (31.21%) Finance
2 109 (18.29%) Social Skills
3 104 (17.45%) Banking
4 54 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (7.72%) Front Office
6 20 (3.36%) Presentation Skills
7 16 (2.68%) Advertising
7 16 (2.68%) Influencing Skills
7 16 (2.68%) Retail
8 14 (2.35%) Documentation Skills
9 13 (2.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 11 (1.85%) Public Sector
10 11 (1.85%) Wearables
11 9 (1.51%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.34%) Games
13 6 (1.01%) Law
14 5 (0.84%) Marketing
14 5 (0.84%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.84%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 296 (49.66%) Developer
2 144 (24.16%) Java Developer
3 114 (19.13%) Senior Developer
4 69 (11.58%) Software Engineer
5 63 (10.57%) Technical Leader
6 43 (7.21%) Lead Developer
7 41 (6.88%) Java Engineer
7 41 (6.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 40 (6.71%) .NET Developer
8 40 (6.71%) Architect
9 27 (4.53%) React Developer
10 25 (4.19%) C# Developer
11 24 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (3.19%) Lead Software Engineer
13 18 (3.02%) Development Manager
13 18 (3.02%) Scala Engineer
14 15 (2.52%) Software Developer
15 13 (2.18%) Analyst
15 13 (2.18%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (25.34%) React
2 147 (24.66%) Spring
3 117 (19.63%) Spring Boot
4 106 (17.79%) AngularJS
5 100 (16.78%) .NET
6 95 (15.94%) REST
7 90 (15.10%) Node.js
8 87 (14.60%) RESTful
9 76 (12.75%) HTML
10 66 (11.07%) Kafka
11 56 (9.40%) CSS
12 45 (7.55%) .NET Core
13 40 (6.71%) Sass
14 30 (5.03%) HTML5
15 28 (4.70%) Semantic HTML
16 21 (3.52%) JSON
17 20 (3.36%) OAuth
17 20 (3.36%) Web Services
18 18 (3.02%) gRPC
18 18 (3.02%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (4.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (4.19%) Cloud Native
5 22 (3.69%) User Experience
6 17 (2.85%) Fixed Income
7 13 (2.18%) Derivative
8 12 (2.01%) Algorithms
8 12 (2.01%) Data Structures
8 12 (2.01%) Legacy Systems
8 12 (2.01%) Mainframe
9 11 (1.85%) Equities
10 10 (1.68%) Video\Live Streaming
11 9 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (1.17%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.01%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.01%) Renewable Energy
14 5 (0.84%) Blockchain
14 5 (0.84%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.03%) Linux
2 23 (3.86%) Android
3 4 (0.67%) Unix
4 3 (0.50%) Windows
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (51.17%) Agile
2 179 (30.03%) CI/CD
3 173 (29.03%) Software Engineering
4 172 (28.86%) DevOps
5 144 (24.16%) TDD
6 96 (16.11%) Event-Driven
7 94 (15.77%) Continuous Integration
8 89 (14.93%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 89 (14.93%) Problem-Solving
9 86 (14.43%) Scrum
10 74 (12.42%) Fintech
11 67 (11.24%) Test Automation
12 59 (9.90%) OO
12 59 (9.90%) Technical Leadership
13 58 (9.73%) Full Stack Development
13 58 (9.73%) Validation
14 55 (9.23%) Artificial Intelligence
14 55 (9.23%) Product Roadmap
15 53 (8.89%) People Management
16 51 (8.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 336 (56.38%) Java
2 152 (25.50%) SQL
3 110 (18.46%) JavaScript
4 95 (15.94%) Python
5 94 (15.77%) C#
6 54 (9.06%) Kotlin
7 38 (6.38%) C++
8 36 (6.04%) Scala
9 32 (5.37%) Go
10 26 (4.36%) TypeScript
11 16 (2.68%) C
12 14 (2.35%) PHP
13 12 (2.01%) ES6
13 12 (2.01%) Ruby
14 11 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.85%) Rust
15 9 (1.51%) Bash
16 7 (1.17%) Groovy
17 4 (0.67%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.50%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (8.89%) Degree
2 32 (5.37%) Master's Degree
3 12 (2.01%) TOGAF Certification
4 9 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.34%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.34%) CISSP
6 2 (0.34%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.25%) QA
2 17 (2.85%) GDPR
3 2 (0.34%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.34%) WCAG
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) PMO
4 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 195 (32.72%) Docker
2 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 177 (29.70%) Kubernetes
2 15 (2.52%) Terraform
3 10 (1.68%) Ansible
4 6 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.01%) Puppet
5 5 (0.84%) Grafana
5 5 (0.84%) Prometheus
6 4 (0.67%) CASB
7 2 (0.34%) Kibana
8 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
8 1 (0.17%) Istio
8 1 (0.17%) Packer
Vendors
1 41 (6.88%) Oracle
2 28 (4.70%) Google
3 19 (3.19%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.01%) Sybase
5 9 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.50%) Adobe
7 2 (0.34%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.34%) Okta
7 2 (0.34%) Pega
7 2 (0.34%) Splunk
7 2 (0.34%) Veracode
8 1 (0.17%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.17%) Cisco
8 1 (0.17%) ESRI
8 1 (0.17%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.17%) SAP
8 1 (0.17%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.17%) Twitter
8 1 (0.17%) Workday