Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 126 191
Rank change year-on-year +78 +65 +64
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 232 113 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.43% 2.17% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 2.38% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 165 92 43
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -20.83% +45.45%
10th Percentile £34,150 £30,700 £42,000
90th Percentile £75,750 £75,875 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 3,984 4,757 5,509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 93.21% 91.25% 90.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,896 4,003 4,400
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,750 £65,000 £65,000
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 23 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +58 134 £56,250 +14.80% 20
Northamptonshire +27 62 £57,500 +38.55% 10
Leicestershire -5 28 £50,250 - 12
Lincolnshire - 5 £40,000 -
Derbyshire +16 3 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 151 (65.09%) Java
2 150 (64.66%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (46.55%) Amazon AWS
4 103 (44.40%) Docker
5 102 (43.97%) Degree
6 87 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 86 (37.07%) Computer Science
8 83 (35.78%) REST
8 83 (35.78%) Finance
9 78 (33.62%) Web Services
10 72 (31.03%) SQL
11 68 (29.31%) JavaScript
11 68 (29.31%) C#
12 67 (28.88%) Spring
13 64 (27.59%) Software Engineering
13 64 (27.59%) .NET
14 59 (25.43%) HTML
15 54 (23.28%) Gradle
16 53 (22.84%) J2EE
17 52 (22.41%) Microsoft
17 52 (22.41%) Maven
17 52 (22.41%) Kubernetes
18 50 (21.55%) Node.js
19 48 (20.69%) Cucumber
20 46 (19.83%) Spring Boot
21 45 (19.40%) HTML5
22 44 (18.97%) Unit Testing
23 43 (18.53%) SOA
23 43 (18.53%) Linux
24 41 (17.67%) Scrum

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 6 (2.59%) Apache
1 6 (2.59%) Confluence
1 6 (2.59%) NServiceBus
1 6 (2.59%) Sitefinity
2 4 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.29%) CMS
4 2 (0.86%) JBoss
4 2 (0.86%) nginx
4 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 108 (46.55%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (3.88%) SaaS
5 8 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.02%) IaaS
6 7 (3.02%) PaaS
7 5 (2.16%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.29%) Serverless
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.03%) HTTP
2 5 (2.16%) PPP
2 5 (2.16%) SMS
3 4 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 26 (11.21%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.17%) OLTP
4 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.02%) Big Data
5 7 (3.02%) MySQL
6 6 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.16%) MariaDB
7 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.86%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 54 (23.28%) Gradle
2 52 (22.41%) Maven
3 48 (20.69%) Cucumber
4 39 (16.81%) JUnit
5 15 (6.47%) Git (software)
6 12 (5.17%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (3.45%) JIRA
9 6 (2.59%) Mockito
9 6 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.16%) TestLink
10 5 (2.16%) Travis CI
10 5 (2.16%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.72%) webpack
11 4 (1.72%) Xcode
12 3 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.29%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.29%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.29%) Selenium
General
1 83 (35.78%) Finance
2 31 (13.36%) Banking
3 19 (8.19%) Retail
4 17 (7.33%) Marketing
5 11 (4.74%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.88%) Advertising
6 9 (3.88%) Automotive
7 2 (0.86%) Games
7 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 134 (57.76%) Developer
2 90 (38.79%) Java Developer
3 35 (15.09%) Software Engineer
4 30 (12.93%) C# Developer
5 29 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 25 (10.78%) Senior Developer
7 24 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (8.19%) Architect
9 18 (7.76%) Lead Developer
10 17 (7.33%) Senior C# Developer
11 16 (6.90%) Lead Java Developer
12 14 (6.03%) Development Engineer
12 14 (6.03%) Software Development Engineer
13 11 (4.74%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (4.74%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 11 (4.74%) Software Manager
14 10 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
15 8 (3.45%) Java Engineer
16 7 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 7 (3.02%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (35.78%) REST
2 78 (33.62%) Web Services
3 67 (28.88%) Spring
4 64 (27.59%) .NET
5 59 (25.43%) HTML
6 53 (22.84%) J2EE
7 50 (21.55%) Node.js
8 46 (19.83%) Spring Boot
9 45 (19.40%) HTML5
10 41 (17.67%) AngularJS
11 40 (17.24%) RESTful
12 36 (15.52%) SOAP
13 33 (14.22%) OAuth
13 33 (14.22%) SAML
14 32 (13.79%) JMS
15 26 (11.21%) Hibernate
16 22 (9.48%) JPA
17 20 (8.62%) CSS
17 20 (8.62%) Java EE
18 19 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.09%) Data Centre
1 35 (15.09%) Public Cloud
2 34 (14.66%) Virtual Team
3 33 (14.22%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (12.07%) Mobile App
5 23 (9.91%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (5.17%) Fintech
7 7 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.16%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.16%) User Experience
9 4 (1.72%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.72%) NHS
10 3 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.53%) Linux
2 38 (16.38%) Windows
3 10 (4.31%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.59%) Android
5 5 (2.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
6 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (64.66%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (37.07%) Computer Science
3 64 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 44 (18.97%) Unit Testing
5 43 (18.53%) SOA
6 41 (17.67%) Problem-Solving
6 41 (17.67%) Scrum
7 37 (15.95%) OO
8 34 (14.66%) Test Automation
9 33 (14.22%) Identity Access Management
10 30 (12.93%) SDLC
11 29 (12.50%) MVC
12 22 (9.48%) Open Source
13 21 (9.05%) Mentoring
14 19 (8.19%) Collaborative Working
14 19 (8.19%) DevOps
15 17 (7.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (7.33%) TDD
16 16 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (6.47%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 151 (65.09%) Java
2 72 (31.03%) SQL
3 68 (29.31%) C#
3 68 (29.31%) JavaScript
4 21 (9.05%) Java 8
5 9 (3.88%) Python
6 8 (3.45%) PHP
6 8 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.72%) Java 9
7 4 (1.72%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.29%) Go
9 2 (0.86%) C
9 2 (0.86%) Ruby
10 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.43%) Groovy
10 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 102 (43.97%) Degree
2 34 (14.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (14.22%) Master's Degree
4 6 (2.59%) MCP
4 6 (2.59%) MCPD
4 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.86%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.60%) QA
2 7 (3.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 103 (44.40%) Docker
2 30 (12.93%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.86%) etcd
Systems Management
1 52 (22.41%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.72%) Terraform
5 2 (0.86%) Consul
6 1 (0.43%) Ansible
6 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.22%) ForgeRock
3 30 (12.93%) Oracle
4 5 (2.16%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.72%) Adobe
5 4 (1.72%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.86%) Cognizant
6 2 (0.86%) Splunk
7 1 (0.43%) CA
7 1 (0.43%) JDA
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.43%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.43%) TOWER Software