Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 175 237
Rank change year-on-year +121 +62 +36
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 214 56 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.52% 1.09% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 1.21% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 157 41 9
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £48,250
90th Percentile £77,700 £67,500 £66,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +8.70%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,349 4,626 5,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.85% 90.09% 89.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,513 3,822 4,642
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,700 £65,000 £62,400
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in the East Midlands

Microservices
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microservices in the East Midlands

Microservices
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in the East Midlands

Microservices
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +41 74 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Nottinghamshire +53 72 £62,500 +38.89% 22
Leicestershire +33 49 £47,500 - 7
Derbyshire +11 11 £78,000 +41.82% 1
Lincolnshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 141 (65.89%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (50.93%) Java
3 88 (41.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 81 (37.85%) Web Services
5 79 (36.92%) .NET
6 72 (33.64%) SQL
7 71 (33.18%) C#
7 71 (33.18%) Software Engineering
8 68 (31.78%) HTML
9 65 (30.37%) SOA
9 65 (30.37%) Microsoft
10 62 (28.97%) Test Automation
11 61 (28.50%) JavaScript
12 59 (27.57%) Degree
12 59 (27.57%) jQuery
13 55 (25.70%) REST
13 55 (25.70%) Spring
14 53 (24.77%) MVC
15 52 (24.30%) SQL Server
15 52 (24.30%) .NET Framework
16 51 (23.83%) Mobile App
17 50 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
17 50 (23.36%) CSS
18 49 (22.90%) ASP.NET
19 48 (22.43%) Finance
19 48 (22.43%) Entity Framework
19 48 (22.43%) ASP.NET Web API
20 47 (21.96%) RESTful
20 47 (21.96%) JUnit
21 44 (20.56%) Unit Testing

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 17 (7.94%) Confluence
2 15 (7.01%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.21%) JBoss
4 8 (3.74%) NServiceBus
4 8 (3.74%) Sitefinity
5 5 (2.34%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.87%) Apache
6 4 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 88 (41.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (23.36%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (6.54%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (6.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (3.27%) IaaS
4 7 (3.27%) PaaS
5 3 (1.40%) SaaS
5 3 (1.40%) Serverless
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.93%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.93%) GitHub
6 2 (0.93%) npm
6 2 (0.93%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.80%) HTTP
2 5 (2.34%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (24.30%) SQL Server
2 38 (17.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (10.28%) NoSQL
4 17 (7.94%) Power BI
5 16 (7.48%) MongoDB
6 12 (5.61%) OLTP
7 11 (5.14%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (4.21%) Cosmos DB
9 7 (3.27%) Big Data
10 6 (2.80%) MySQL
10 6 (2.80%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.93%) Blockchain
13 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.47%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 47 (21.96%) JUnit
2 38 (17.76%) Maven
3 34 (15.89%) Cucumber
4 31 (14.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 30 (14.02%) Gradle
6 27 (12.62%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (10.28%) JIRA
8 18 (8.41%) Bitbucket
8 18 (8.41%) Git (software)
8 18 (8.41%) TeamCity
9 15 (7.01%) Mockito
10 14 (6.54%) Hudson
11 9 (4.21%) Jenkins
12 8 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.80%) Subversion
14 5 (2.34%) SonarQube
14 5 (2.34%) Xcode
15 4 (1.87%) Grunt
15 4 (1.87%) gulp
15 4 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (22.43%) Finance
2 40 (18.69%) Automotive
3 21 (9.81%) Retail
4 18 (8.41%) Banking
5 12 (5.61%) Retail Banking
6 7 (3.27%) Marketing
7 4 (1.87%) Games
8 3 (1.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 115 (53.74%) Developer
2 65 (30.37%) Java Developer
3 36 (16.82%) Architect
4 33 (15.42%) Software Engineer
5 30 (14.02%) Senior Developer
6 22 (10.28%) Lead Developer
6 22 (10.28%) Senior Java Developer
7 19 (8.88%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (7.01%) .NET Developer
9 14 (6.54%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.61%) Cloud Architect
11 11 (5.14%) Agile Developer
12 10 (4.67%) Agile Java Developer
12 10 (4.67%) Java Engineer
13 9 (4.21%) .NET Architect
13 9 (4.21%) .NET Solutions Architect
13 9 (4.21%) Java Software Engineer
13 9 (4.21%) Senior Agile Developer
13 9 (4.21%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (37.85%) Web Services
2 79 (36.92%) .NET
3 68 (31.78%) HTML
4 59 (27.57%) jQuery
5 55 (25.70%) REST
5 55 (25.70%) Spring
6 52 (24.30%) .NET Framework
7 50 (23.36%) CSS
8 49 (22.90%) ASP.NET
9 48 (22.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 48 (22.43%) Entity Framework
10 47 (21.96%) RESTful
11 43 (20.09%) Sass
12 41 (19.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (18.22%) Ajax
13 39 (18.22%) AngularJS
14 38 (17.76%) ASP.NET Core
14 38 (17.76%) WCF
15 35 (16.36%) J2EE
16 26 (12.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (23.83%) Mobile App
2 39 (18.22%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.61%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (5.14%) Fintech
5 10 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.27%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.27%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.80%) Cloud Native
8 5 (2.34%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.87%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.87%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.93%) NHS
10 2 (0.93%) User Experience
11 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.01%) Linux
2 14 (6.54%) Windows
3 11 (5.14%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.27%) Mac OS
5 6 (2.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (65.89%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (33.18%) Software Engineering
3 65 (30.37%) SOA
4 62 (28.97%) Test Automation
5 53 (24.77%) MVC
6 44 (20.56%) Unit Testing
7 43 (20.09%) Scrum
8 38 (17.76%) Mobile Application Development
8 38 (17.76%) Performance Tuning
9 34 (15.89%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (15.42%) Mentoring
11 31 (14.49%) SDLC
12 29 (13.55%) DevOps
13 26 (12.15%) Open Source
13 26 (12.15%) TDD
14 24 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (11.21%) OO
15 22 (10.28%) E-Commerce
16 17 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 109 (50.93%) Java
2 72 (33.64%) SQL
3 71 (33.18%) C#
4 61 (28.50%) JavaScript
5 38 (17.76%) T-SQL
6 25 (11.68%) Java 8
7 10 (4.67%) Python
8 5 (2.34%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.34%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.40%) C++
9 3 (1.40%) ES6
9 3 (1.40%) Perl
9 3 (1.40%) PHP
9 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.93%) Go
11 1 (0.47%) Scala
11 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (27.57%) Degree
2 19 (8.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (5.61%) Master's Degree
4 8 (3.74%) MCP
4 8 (3.74%) MCPD
4 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.93%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.74%) QA
System Software
1 38 (17.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (7.94%) Kubernetes
2 13 (6.07%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.80%) Ansible
3 6 (2.80%) Puppet
4 3 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (1.40%) Rancher
4 3 (1.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 65 (30.37%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.08%) Oracle
3 9 (4.21%) Applogic
4 5 (2.34%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.87%) ForgeRock
5 4 (1.87%) Google
6 2 (0.93%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.47%) VMware