Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 151 213
Rank change year-on-year +102 +62 +53
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 247 82 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.29% 1.58% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 1.75% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 173 61 27
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £60,000 £76,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%

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 4,301 4,696 5,882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.04% 90.34% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3,323 3,882 4,658
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 20 November 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 20 November 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
Nottinghamshire +68 114 £60,000 +26.32% 21
Northamptonshire +22 76 £55,000 +32.53% 2
Leicestershire +30 49 £47,500 - 4
Lincolnshire - 5 £40,000 -
Derbyshire +6 3 £55,000 - 4
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 162 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (59.11%) Java
3 91 (36.84%) Web Services
4 87 (35.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 86 (34.82%) Degree
6 80 (32.39%) Amazon AWS
6 80 (32.39%) C#
7 79 (31.98%) SQL
7 79 (31.98%) .NET
7 79 (31.98%) REST
8 76 (30.77%) Spring
9 74 (29.96%) Software Engineering
10 73 (29.55%) Finance
11 72 (29.15%) HTML
12 68 (27.53%) Docker
13 66 (26.72%) JavaScript
14 63 (25.51%) Microsoft
15 62 (25.10%) SOA
15 62 (25.10%) Computer Science
16 58 (23.48%) Test Automation
17 55 (22.27%) Maven
18 53 (21.46%) JUnit
19 50 (20.24%) MVC
20 48 (19.43%) Scrum
20 48 (19.43%) Unit Testing
20 48 (19.43%) Mobile App
21 45 (18.22%) Cucumber
22 44 (17.81%) SQL Server
22 44 (17.81%) Gradle
23 43 (17.41%) RESTful

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 13 (5.26%) Confluence
2 10 (4.05%) NServiceBus
2 10 (4.05%) Sitefinity
3 8 (3.24%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.83%) JBoss
5 6 (2.43%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.02%) Apache
7 4 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.21%) CMS
9 1 (0.40%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 87 (35.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (32.39%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.83%) IaaS
4 7 (2.83%) PaaS
4 7 (2.83%) SaaS
5 4 (1.62%) Serverless
6 3 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.81%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.67%) HTTP
2 6 (2.43%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (1.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (8.10%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.07%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.86%) OLTP
6 8 (3.24%) Power BI
7 7 (2.83%) Big Data
7 7 (2.83%) MySQL
8 6 (2.43%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (2.43%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.62%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.21%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.81%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 55 (22.27%) Maven
2 53 (21.46%) JUnit
3 45 (18.22%) Cucumber
4 44 (17.81%) Gradle
5 22 (8.91%) Git (software)
6 20 (8.10%) Octopus Deploy
7 16 (6.48%) JIRA
8 15 (6.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (3.64%) Bitbucket
10 9 (3.64%) Jenkins
10 9 (3.64%) TeamCity
11 8 (3.24%) Mockito
12 7 (2.83%) Hudson
13 6 (2.43%) Subversion
13 6 (2.43%) Xcode
14 5 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
15 4 (1.62%) SonarQube
15 4 (1.62%) Sonatype Nexus
16 3 (1.21%) Selenium
General
1 73 (29.55%) Finance
2 30 (12.15%) Banking
3 29 (11.74%) Automotive
4 27 (10.93%) Retail
5 17 (6.88%) Marketing
6 13 (5.26%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.62%) Games
8 3 (1.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 141 (57.09%) Developer
2 87 (35.22%) Java Developer
3 41 (16.60%) Software Engineer
4 29 (11.74%) Senior Developer
5 28 (11.34%) Architect
6 27 (10.93%) C# Developer
7 24 (9.72%) .NET Developer
8 22 (8.91%) Lead Developer
9 21 (8.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (6.48%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (5.67%) Development Engineer
11 14 (5.67%) Lead Java Developer
11 14 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
11 14 (5.67%) Software Development Engineer
12 11 (4.45%) Java Engineer
13 10 (4.05%) Applications Developer
13 10 (4.05%) Digital Developer
13 10 (4.05%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (4.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 9 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (36.84%) Web Services
2 79 (31.98%) .NET
2 79 (31.98%) REST
3 76 (30.77%) Spring
4 72 (29.15%) HTML
5 43 (17.41%) .NET Framework
5 43 (17.41%) RESTful
6 42 (17.00%) AngularJS
7 41 (16.60%) ASP.NET
7 41 (16.60%) CSS
7 41 (16.60%) J2EE
8 40 (16.19%) jQuery
9 39 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 39 (15.79%) Entity Framework
9 39 (15.79%) SOAP
10 36 (14.57%) HTML5
11 32 (12.96%) Node.js
12 31 (12.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (12.55%) Sass
13 30 (12.15%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 62 (25.10%) Computer Science
2 48 (19.43%) Mobile App
3 21 (8.50%) Data Centre
3 21 (8.50%) Public Cloud
4 19 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 18 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (4.45%) Fintech
7 10 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.02%) User Experience
9 4 (1.62%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.62%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.21%) NHS
11 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.36%) Linux
2 29 (11.74%) Windows
3 12 (4.86%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.24%) Mac OS
5 6 (2.43%) Android
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (29.96%) Software Engineering
3 62 (25.10%) SOA
4 58 (23.48%) Test Automation
5 50 (20.24%) MVC
6 48 (19.43%) Scrum
6 48 (19.43%) Unit Testing
7 41 (16.60%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (15.79%) OO
9 34 (13.77%) SDLC
10 27 (10.93%) Mobile Application Development
10 27 (10.93%) Performance Tuning
11 25 (10.12%) Open Source
12 24 (9.72%) TDD
13 22 (8.91%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (8.91%) E-Commerce
14 21 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (8.10%) DevOps
15 20 (8.10%) Mentoring
16 18 (7.29%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 146 (59.11%) Java
2 80 (32.39%) C#
3 79 (31.98%) SQL
4 66 (26.72%) JavaScript
5 27 (10.93%) Java 8
5 27 (10.93%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.45%) Python
7 6 (2.43%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.62%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.21%) Go
10 3 (1.21%) Java 9
10 3 (1.21%) Perl
10 3 (1.21%) PHP
10 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.81%) C
11 2 (0.81%) ES6
11 2 (0.81%) Ruby
12 1 (0.40%) Groovy
12 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 86 (34.82%) Degree
2 26 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (7.29%) Master's Degree
4 10 (4.05%) MCP
4 10 (4.05%) MCPD
4 10 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.81%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.81%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 68 (27.53%) Docker
2 15 (6.07%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.81%) etcd
Systems Management
1 34 (13.77%) Kubernetes
2 12 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.02%) Ansible
4 4 (1.62%) Puppet
4 4 (1.62%) Terraform
5 3 (1.21%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (1.21%) Rancher
6 2 (0.81%) Consul
6 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (25.51%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.57%) Oracle
3 18 (7.29%) ForgeRock
4 6 (2.43%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.62%) Adobe
5 4 (1.62%) Google
5 4 (1.62%) MuleSoft
6 3 (1.21%) Applogic
7 2 (0.81%) Splunk
8 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat