Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 83 105
Rank change year-on-year +36 +22 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 57 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.77% 1.39% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 1.53% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 3
Coventry median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £44,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,125 £63,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% -18.37%

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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,063 1,241 1,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 88.88% 90.92% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 878 1,040 1,073
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £28,818 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Coventry

Microservices
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Microservices in Coventry

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 49 (85.96%) JavaScript
2 48 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (78.95%) Java
4 42 (73.68%) Linux
4 42 (73.68%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (70.18%) Docker
6 38 (66.67%) NoSQL
7 35 (61.40%) Scrum
8 33 (57.89%) Software Engineering
8 33 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (52.63%) Git (software)
9 30 (52.63%) RESTful
9 30 (52.63%) BDD
9 30 (52.63%) TDD
9 30 (52.63%) Spring
9 30 (52.63%) JUnit
9 30 (52.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 29 (50.88%) Oracle
11 28 (49.12%) Node.js
12 27 (47.37%) JMS
12 27 (47.37%) Marathon
13 26 (45.61%) Mentoring
13 26 (45.61%) Retail
13 26 (45.61%) Hibernate
14 25 (43.86%) Scala
15 24 (42.11%) Puppet
15 24 (42.11%) Test Automation
15 24 (42.11%) SQL
16 23 (40.35%) Shell Script
16 23 (40.35%) Configuration Management

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.53%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 18 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.54%) SaaS
3 6 (10.53%) Heroku
4 4 (7.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (7.02%) IaaS
4 4 (7.02%) PaaS
5 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (5.26%) Amazon S3
5 3 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (5.26%) npm
5 3 (5.26%) Route 53
5 3 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Internet
2 6 (10.53%) HTTP
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 2 (3.51%) Broadband
4 2 (3.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (73.68%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 20 (35.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 20 (35.09%) Relational Database
4 13 (22.81%) MongoDB
5 11 (19.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (19.30%) MySQL
6 8 (14.04%) DB2
7 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 5 (8.77%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (52.63%) Git (software)
1 30 (52.63%) JUnit
2 20 (35.09%) JBehave
3 16 (28.07%) Cucumber
4 10 (17.54%) Maven
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.26%) Grunt
7 3 (5.26%) gulp
7 3 (5.26%) webpack
8 2 (3.51%) Mockito
General
1 26 (45.61%) Retail
2 10 (17.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Senior Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Java Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Software Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Principal Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Principal Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Python Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Lead Software Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Integration Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) RESTful
1 30 (52.63%) Spring
2 28 (49.12%) Node.js
3 27 (47.37%) JMS
4 26 (45.61%) Hibernate
5 20 (35.09%) ActiveMQ
5 20 (35.09%) HornetQ
5 20 (35.09%) Kafka
6 13 (22.81%) HTML
7 9 (15.79%) Java EE
8 6 (10.53%) Ajax
8 6 (10.53%) HTML5
8 6 (10.53%) React
9 5 (8.77%) Apache Camel
9 5 (8.77%) Django
9 5 (8.77%) Flask
9 5 (8.77%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (7.02%) JSF
10 4 (7.02%) Spring MVC
10 4 (7.02%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Smart Meter
2 11 (19.30%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (14.04%) User Experience
4 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.77%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (7.02%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (61.40%) Scrum
3 33 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (57.89%) Software Engineering
4 30 (52.63%) BDD
4 30 (52.63%) Continuous Delivery
4 30 (52.63%) TDD
5 26 (45.61%) Mentoring
6 24 (42.11%) Test Automation
7 23 (40.35%) Configuration Management
8 20 (35.09%) Dependency Injection
9 19 (33.33%) CRM
10 16 (28.07%) Coaching
11 11 (19.30%) Kanban
12 10 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
14 7 (12.28%) Open Source
15 6 (10.53%) Presales
15 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
15 6 (10.53%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) JavaScript
2 45 (78.95%) Java
3 25 (43.86%) Scala
4 24 (42.11%) SQL
5 23 (40.35%) Ruby
5 23 (40.35%) Shell Script
6 20 (35.09%) Groovy
6 20 (35.09%) Java 8
7 18 (31.58%) Python
8 10 (17.54%) PHP
9 9 (15.79%) Perl
10 6 (10.53%) Apex Code
11 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
12 2 (3.51%) ES6
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (12.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) GCP
System Software
1 40 (70.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (47.37%) Marathon
2 24 (42.11%) Puppet
3 4 (7.02%) Ansible
3 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Rackspace
2 6 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.26%) MuleSoft
3 3 (5.26%) Talend
3 3 (5.26%) webMethods
3 3 (5.26%) WSO2