Period
to 23 April 2021

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 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 83 66
Rank change year-on-year +47 -17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 156 95 171
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.84% 3.10% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 3.38% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 126 88 142
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,375 £32,275
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year - -5.66% +0.95%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,825 £76,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 2,399 2,812 3,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 89.88% 91.84% 92.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,914 2,352 2,737
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,900
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
75th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Microservices as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microservices in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Microservices in the East Midlands

Microservices
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

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 April 2021. 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 +15 57 £60,000 +17.07% 16
Derbyshire +28 50 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Leicestershire +32 31 £50,000 +2.56% 6
Northamptonshire +4 8 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Lincolnshire +7 7 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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 92 (58.97%) JavaScript
2 89 (57.05%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (50.00%) .NET
4 72 (46.15%) C#
5 62 (39.74%) Azure
6 58 (37.18%) Finance
7 56 (35.90%) .NET Core
8 52 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 49 (31.41%) AWS
10 42 (26.92%) Docker
11 40 (25.64%) Python
12 39 (25.00%) DevOps
12 39 (25.00%) Node.js
13 38 (24.36%) AngularJS
14 36 (23.08%) MVC
15 35 (22.44%) .NET Framework
16 34 (21.79%) Law
16 34 (21.79%) Microsoft
17 31 (19.87%) ASP.NET
17 31 (19.87%) Kubernetes
18 29 (18.59%) SQL
19 28 (17.95%) Fintech
20 26 (16.67%) SQL Server
20 26 (16.67%) Scrum
20 26 (16.67%) QA
21 25 (16.03%) Java
21 25 (16.03%) CSS
22 23 (14.74%) HTML
23 22 (14.10%) React
24 19 (12.18%) Relational Database

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 5 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.92%) Confluence
3 1 (0.64%) Jupyter
3 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.64%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 62 (39.74%) Azure
2 49 (31.41%) AWS
3 11 (7.05%) SaaS
4 8 (5.13%) GCP
5 5 (3.21%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.56%) IaaS
7 3 (1.92%) PaaS
7 3 (1.92%) Serverless
7 3 (1.92%) Slack
7 3 (1.92%) Zapier
8 2 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.28%) Microsoft 365
8 2 (1.28%) npm
8 2 (1.28%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) DNS
1 2 (1.28%) SSL
1 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.64%) DAB
2 1 (0.64%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) LAN
2 1 (0.64%) VPN
2 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.18%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.69%) Redis
4 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.92%) Power BI
6 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.64%) Big Data
8 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (10.90%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.41%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.21%) JIRA
4 5 (3.21%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.28%) Grunt
6 2 (1.28%) gulp
6 2 (1.28%) JUnit
7 1 (0.64%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.64%) GitLab
7 1 (0.64%) Mocha
7 1 (0.64%) Newman
7 1 (0.64%) Postman
7 1 (0.64%) Selenium
7 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.64%) TestNG
7 1 (0.64%) webpack
General
1 58 (37.18%) Finance
2 34 (21.79%) Law
3 16 (10.26%) Retail
4 10 (6.41%) Back Office
5 6 (3.85%) Automotive
5 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (57.69%) Developer
2 23 (14.74%) Node.js Developer
3 21 (13.46%) Senior Developer
3 21 (13.46%) Software Engineer
4 18 (11.54%) Architect
4 18 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (10.26%) .NET Developer
5 16 (10.26%) C# Developer
6 15 (9.62%) Lead Developer
7 14 (8.97%) Java Developer
8 13 (8.33%) .NET Architect
8 13 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (7.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.41%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (5.77%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (4.49%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
13 6 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (50.00%) .NET
2 56 (35.90%) .NET Core
3 39 (25.00%) Node.js
4 38 (24.36%) AngularJS
5 35 (22.44%) .NET Framework
6 31 (19.87%) ASP.NET
7 25 (16.03%) CSS
8 23 (14.74%) HTML
9 22 (14.10%) React
10 16 (10.26%) Entity Framework
11 14 (8.97%) Spring
12 13 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (8.33%) REST
13 12 (7.69%) JPA
13 12 (7.69%) Vue.js
14 11 (7.05%) JSON
15 10 (6.41%) OpenID
16 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (5.13%) HTML5
17 7 (4.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (10.26%) User Experience
3 7 (4.49%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.56%) e-Learning
4 4 (2.56%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.28%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.64%) iPad
6 1 (0.64%) Online Games
6 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.21%) Linux
2 4 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (57.05%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 39 (25.00%) DevOps
4 36 (23.08%) MVC
5 28 (17.95%) Fintech
6 26 (16.67%) Scrum
7 18 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
7 18 (11.54%) Test Automation
8 17 (10.90%) Collaborative Working
8 17 (10.90%) Data Engineering
8 17 (10.90%) Machine Learning
9 16 (10.26%) SOA
10 13 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.69%) OO
11 12 (7.69%) TDD
12 11 (7.05%) Front End Development
12 11 (7.05%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.41%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (6.41%) Web Development
14 9 (5.77%) Product Strategy
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.97%) JavaScript
2 72 (46.15%) C#
3 40 (25.64%) Python
4 29 (18.59%) SQL
5 25 (16.03%) Java
6 15 (9.62%) TypeScript
7 12 (7.69%) Java 8
8 11 (7.05%) PHP
9 6 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.21%) Ruby
11 4 (2.56%) Go
12 3 (1.92%) VB
12 3 (1.92%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.92%) VB6
13 2 (1.28%) C++
13 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.64%) C
14 1 (0.64%) ES6
14 1 (0.64%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.28%) Degree
3 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (26.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (19.87%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.41%) MIIS
3 7 (4.49%) Ansible
4 5 (3.21%) Terraform
5 3 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.92%) Puppet
6 1 (0.64%) Consul
6 1 (0.64%) Nagios
6 1 (0.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.90%) Sun
3 3 (1.92%) Google
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle
4 2 (1.28%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.28%) Telerik
5 1 (0.64%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco
5 1 (0.64%) IBM
5 1 (0.64%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.64%) Rapid7
5 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.64%) Sonatype
5 1 (0.64%) Splunk
5 1 (0.64%) VMware
5 1 (0.64%) Xamarin