Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 66 111
Rank change year-on-year +1 +45 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 49 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.64% 2.83% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 3.23% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 2
Coventry median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £43,875
90th Percentile £67,750 £75,000 £54,625
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +5.26%

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 1,200 1,115 1,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 89.22% 87.80% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 974 946 1,058
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,655
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -0.36% +0.36%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (81.63%) Scrum
2 40 (81.63%) Linux
3 38 (77.55%) PostgreSQL
4 37 (75.51%) RESTful
4 37 (75.51%) Docker
5 35 (71.43%) NoSQL
6 34 (69.39%) Test Automation
6 34 (69.39%) Software Engineering
7 33 (67.35%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (67.35%) Node.js
7 33 (67.35%) Mentoring
8 32 (65.31%) TDD
9 31 (63.27%) Git (software)
10 29 (59.18%) Java
10 29 (59.18%) Marathon
11 27 (55.10%) SQL
11 27 (55.10%) Retail
12 26 (53.06%) CRM
13 21 (42.86%) Python
13 21 (42.86%) Back Office
14 20 (40.82%) SOA
14 20 (40.82%) Unit Testing
14 20 (40.82%) MongoDB
14 20 (40.82%) Jenkins
14 20 (40.82%) User Experience
14 20 (40.82%) React
15 19 (38.78%) BDD
15 19 (38.78%) JMS

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 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.20%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.20%) Heroku
2 5 (10.20%) SaaS
3 4 (8.16%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Internet
2 5 (10.20%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (77.55%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 20 (40.82%) MongoDB
4 16 (32.65%) Data Mining
5 13 (26.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
6 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
7 4 (8.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (8.16%) DB2
7 4 (8.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (63.27%) Git (software)
2 20 (40.82%) Jenkins
3 19 (38.78%) JUnit
4 13 (26.53%) JBehave
5 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
6 6 (12.24%) Maven
7 5 (10.20%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (8.16%) Babel
8 4 (8.16%) Grunt
8 4 (8.16%) gulp
8 4 (8.16%) webpack
9 2 (4.08%) Mockito
General
1 27 (55.10%) Retail
2 21 (42.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Python Engineer
1 16 (32.65%) Software Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Python Software Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Java Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Software Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Principal Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Java Software Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Software Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (75.51%) RESTful
2 33 (67.35%) Node.js
3 20 (40.82%) React
4 19 (38.78%) JMS
4 19 (38.78%) Spring
5 16 (32.65%) Django
5 16 (32.65%) Flask
5 16 (32.65%) Natural Language Processing
6 15 (30.61%) Hibernate
6 15 (30.61%) HTML
7 13 (26.53%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (26.53%) HornetQ
7 13 (26.53%) Kafka
8 10 (20.41%) HTML5
9 6 (12.24%) Java EE
10 5 (10.20%) Ajax
11 4 (8.16%) CSS
11 4 (8.16%) JSF
11 4 (8.16%) Struts
11 4 (8.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) User Experience
2 16 (32.65%) Linux Command Line
3 13 (26.53%) Smart Meter
4 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.16%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Linux
2 11 (22.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (81.63%) Scrum
3 34 (69.39%) Software Engineering
3 34 (69.39%) Test Automation
4 33 (67.35%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (67.35%) Mentoring
5 32 (65.31%) TDD
6 26 (53.06%) CRM
7 20 (40.82%) SOA
7 20 (40.82%) Unit Testing
8 19 (38.78%) BDD
9 17 (34.69%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (32.65%) Artificial Intelligence
10 16 (32.65%) Machine Learning
10 16 (32.65%) Software Testing
10 16 (32.65%) Speech Recognition
10 16 (32.65%) User Stories
11 13 (26.53%) Coaching
11 13 (26.53%) Configuration Management
11 13 (26.53%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (59.18%) Java
3 27 (55.10%) SQL
4 21 (42.86%) Python
5 18 (36.73%) Scala
6 13 (26.53%) Groovy
6 13 (26.53%) Java 8
6 13 (26.53%) Ruby
6 13 (26.53%) Shell Script
7 5 (10.20%) Apex Code
7 5 (10.20%) Perl
7 5 (10.20%) PHP
8 4 (8.16%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 37 (75.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (59.18%) Marathon
2 13 (26.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Rackspace
2 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com