Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 191 235
Rank change year-on-year +114 +44 +38
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 190 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.76% 0.77% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 0.86% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 155 32 10
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.22% -
10th Percentile £35,350 £32,500 £44,500
90th Percentile £79,200 £74,375 £76,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 4,602 4,990 5,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.00% 89.19% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,827 4,026 4,638
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,375 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +26 55 £68,750 +14.58% 7
Nottinghamshire +45 54 £47,500 -9.52% 16
Leicestershire - 50 £47,500 - 3
Derbyshire +20 27 £78,000 +30.00%
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 140 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (46.32%) Web Services
3 85 (44.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 80 (42.11%) Java
5 73 (38.42%) .NET
6 72 (37.89%) SOA
7 71 (37.37%) SQL
8 67 (35.26%) Microsoft
9 65 (34.21%) jQuery
10 63 (33.16%) JavaScript
11 58 (30.53%) HTML
12 57 (30.00%) Scrum
12 57 (30.00%) Software Engineering
13 56 (29.47%) C#
14 54 (28.42%) MVC
15 51 (26.84%) Test Automation
16 50 (26.32%) CSS
17 49 (25.79%) Mobile App
18 48 (25.26%) SQL Server
18 48 (25.26%) ASP.NET
19 47 (24.74%) Spring
19 47 (24.74%) ASP.NET Web API
20 46 (24.21%) Sass
20 46 (24.21%) Degree
21 45 (23.68%) RESTful
22 44 (23.16%) ASP.NET MVC
22 44 (23.16%) .NET Framework
23 43 (22.63%) Unit Testing
23 43 (22.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 42 (22.11%) Entity Framework

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 24 (12.63%) Confluence
2 19 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.74%) JBoss
4 5 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.11%) NServiceBus
5 4 (2.11%) Sitefinity
6 3 (1.58%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 85 (44.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.58%) IaaS
4 3 (1.58%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.58%) PaaS
5 2 (1.05%) GitHub
5 2 (1.05%) npm
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) SaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Serverless
6 1 (0.53%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.53%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.63%) HTTP
2 3 (1.58%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 38 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (14.74%) NoSQL
4 24 (12.63%) Power BI
5 12 (6.32%) Azure SQL Database
5 12 (6.32%) Cosmos DB
6 10 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.63%) Big Data
8 5 (2.63%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.63%) OLTP
9 3 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.05%) MySQL
10 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 43 (22.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 35 (18.42%) JUnit
2 35 (18.42%) Octopus Deploy
3 33 (17.37%) JIRA
4 26 (13.68%) Maven
5 25 (13.16%) Bitbucket
5 25 (13.16%) TeamCity
6 21 (11.05%) Jenkins
7 20 (10.53%) Mockito
8 19 (10.00%) Git (software)
8 19 (10.00%) Hudson
9 17 (8.95%) Cucumber
10 13 (6.84%) Gradle
11 6 (3.16%) Subversion
12 5 (2.63%) SonarQube
12 5 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.58%) Grunt
13 3 (1.58%) gulp
13 3 (1.58%) Selenium
13 3 (1.58%) Xcode
General
1 31 (16.32%) Automotive
2 29 (15.26%) Finance
3 13 (6.84%) Retail
4 8 (4.21%) Banking
4 8 (4.21%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.16%) Marketing
6 4 (2.11%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.58%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 108 (56.84%) Developer
2 55 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 42 (22.11%) Architect
4 36 (18.95%) Senior Developer
5 29 (15.26%) Lead Developer
6 24 (12.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (8.95%) Software Engineer
9 15 (7.89%) Service Manager
10 14 (7.37%) DevOps Manager
11 12 (6.32%) .NET Architect
11 12 (6.32%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 12 (6.32%) Agile Developer
12 11 (5.79%) Agile Java Developer
13 10 (5.26%) Senior Agile Developer
13 10 (5.26%) Senior Agile Java Developer
14 9 (4.74%) Cloud Architect
14 9 (4.74%) Lead Java Developer
15 8 (4.21%) Systems Architect
16 7 (3.68%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (46.32%) Web Services
2 73 (38.42%) .NET
3 65 (34.21%) jQuery
4 58 (30.53%) HTML
5 50 (26.32%) CSS
6 48 (25.26%) ASP.NET
7 47 (24.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 47 (24.74%) Spring
8 46 (24.21%) Sass
9 45 (23.68%) RESTful
10 44 (23.16%) .NET Framework
10 44 (23.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (22.11%) Entity Framework
12 39 (20.53%) Ajax
13 38 (20.00%) AngularJS
13 38 (20.00%) ASP.NET Core
13 38 (20.00%) WCF
14 34 (17.89%) REST
15 30 (15.79%) J2EE
16 28 (14.74%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.79%) Mobile App
2 40 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.16%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.63%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.11%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.05%) User Experience
8 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) NHS
8 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.84%) Windows
2 8 (4.21%) Linux
3 5 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.11%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (37.89%) SOA
3 57 (30.00%) Scrum
3 57 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 54 (28.42%) MVC
5 51 (26.84%) Test Automation
6 43 (22.63%) Unit Testing
7 41 (21.58%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (21.58%) Mobile Application Development
8 40 (21.05%) TDD
9 38 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 36 (18.95%) DevOps
10 36 (18.95%) Mentoring
11 31 (16.32%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (15.26%) SDLC
13 26 (13.68%) E-Commerce
14 24 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (10.00%) Line Management
15 19 (10.00%) Project Management
16 18 (9.47%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 80 (42.11%) Java
2 71 (37.37%) SQL
3 63 (33.16%) JavaScript
4 56 (29.47%) C#
5 38 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 22 (11.58%) Java 8
7 8 (4.21%) C++
8 7 (3.68%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.11%) Python
9 4 (2.11%) Scala
9 4 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.58%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.58%) ES6
10 3 (1.58%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.58%) Perl
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) Go
11 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (24.21%) Degree
2 26 (13.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (9.47%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.11%) MCP
4 4 (2.11%) MCPD
4 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.32%) GCP
2 3 (1.58%) QA
System Software
1 28 (14.74%) Docker
2 5 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (6.84%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 9 (4.74%) Terraform
4 6 (3.16%) Ansible
5 5 (2.63%) Puppet
6 3 (1.58%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (1.58%) Rancher
Vendors
1 67 (35.26%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.47%) Oracle
3 12 (6.32%) Applogic
4 4 (2.11%) Google
5 3 (1.58%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.05%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.05%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.53%) Capita
7 1 (0.53%) Software AG
7 1 (0.53%) VMware