Period
to 3 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 69 129
Rank change year-on-year +31 +60 +70
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 160 238 218
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 5.43% 4.01% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 4.40% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 170 221 191
Median annual salary £68,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.74% +22.73% -8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,250 £100,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% -

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,688 5,414 8,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.15% 91.22% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,833 3,950 6,145
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
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 of England

Job postings citing Microservices as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in the East of England

Microservices
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Microservices in the East of England

Microservices
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in the East of England over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Microservices in the East of England

Microservices
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the East of England region over the 6 months to 3 March 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
Cambridgeshire +10 60 £65,000 +4.00% 16
Essex +40 45 £72,500 +26.09% 9
Hertfordshire +59 32 £68,000 +8.80% 37
Bedfordshire -7 18 £78,500 +1.29% 5
Suffolk +10 3 - - 1
Norfolk +22 2 £50,000 - 4
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 of England region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 115 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (54.38%) DevOps
3 82 (51.25%) Java
4 73 (45.63%) AWS
5 71 (44.38%) TDD
6 69 (43.13%) C#
7 66 (41.25%) Azure
8 65 (40.63%) REST
9 57 (35.63%) Kubernetes
10 53 (33.13%) Git (software)
10 53 (33.13%) Scrum
11 52 (32.50%) .NET
12 51 (31.88%) JavaScript
13 49 (30.63%) BDD
14 46 (28.75%) Jenkins
15 45 (28.13%) Docker
15 45 (28.13%) SQL
16 44 (27.50%) AngularJS
17 42 (26.25%) Spring
18 41 (25.63%) Ansible
19 38 (23.75%) Python
20 37 (23.13%) Serverless
21 35 (21.88%) Kanban
22 32 (20.00%) Spring Boot
22 32 (20.00%) Terraform
23 31 (19.38%) Mentoring
24 30 (18.75%) Node.js
25 28 (17.50%) Relational Database
25 28 (17.50%) Java 8
26 26 (16.25%) Problem-Solving

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (8.75%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 9 (5.63%) Confluence
4 4 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 73 (45.63%) AWS
2 66 (41.25%) Azure
3 37 (23.13%) Serverless
4 19 (11.88%) Amazon ECS
5 18 (11.25%) Amazon EKS
6 13 (8.13%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (8.13%) SaaS
7 11 (6.88%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (6.25%) Amazon S3
8 10 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (6.25%) OpenShift
9 9 (5.63%) PaaS
10 6 (3.75%) GCP
11 5 (3.13%) Power Platform
12 4 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (2.50%) Microsoft 365
13 2 (1.25%) Azure Functions
13 2 (1.25%) iPaaS
13 2 (1.25%) Oracle CX
14 1 (0.63%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.50%) HTTP
2 2 (1.25%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.50%) Relational Database
2 26 (16.25%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (10.63%) MySQL
4 15 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 13 (8.13%) SQL Server
6 12 (7.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 10 (6.25%) GIS
8 5 (3.13%) Couchbase
8 5 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.13%) Power BI
9 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.88%) Redis
10 2 (1.25%) Big Data
10 2 (1.25%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 53 (33.13%) Git (software)
2 46 (28.75%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.75%) JIRA
4 11 (6.88%) TeamCity
5 10 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 10 (6.25%) GoCD
5 10 (6.25%) Maven
6 9 (5.63%) Selenium
6 9 (5.63%) Visual Studio
7 8 (5.00%) GitLab
7 8 (5.00%) NUnit
7 8 (5.00%) TestNG
7 8 (5.00%) WebDriver
8 5 (3.13%) Bitbucket
8 5 (3.13%) Spock
9 2 (1.25%) DbUnit
9 2 (1.25%) gulp
9 2 (1.25%) webpack
10 1 (0.63%) Babel
10 1 (0.63%) Protractor
General
1 22 (13.75%) Public Sector
2 7 (4.38%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Marketing
2 7 (4.38%) Publishing
2 7 (4.38%) Retail
3 2 (1.25%) Dutch Language
3 2 (1.25%) French Language
3 2 (1.25%) German Language
3 2 (1.25%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.63%) Games
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (55.00%) Developer
2 34 (21.25%) Java Developer
3 21 (13.13%) .NET Developer
3 21 (13.13%) Senior Developer
4 20 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 19 (11.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 17 (10.63%) Architect
7 16 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 13 (8.13%) C# Developer
8 13 (8.13%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.88%) .NET Architect
9 11 (6.88%) Senior DevOps
9 11 (6.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.25%) Technical Architect
10 10 (6.25%) Test Engineer
11 9 (5.63%) AWS Architect
11 9 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (5.00%) .NET Technical Architect
12 8 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (40.63%) REST
2 52 (32.50%) .NET
3 44 (27.50%) AngularJS
4 42 (26.25%) Spring
5 32 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 30 (18.75%) Node.js
7 26 (16.25%) RabbitMQ
7 26 (16.25%) Web Services
8 24 (15.00%) CSS
9 23 (14.38%) RESTful
10 22 (13.75%) HTML
11 19 (11.88%) .NET Core
12 18 (11.25%) .NET Framework
12 18 (11.25%) Elastic Stack
13 17 (10.63%) SOAP
14 15 (9.38%) React
14 15 (9.38%) Vue.js
15 13 (8.13%) Kafka
16 12 (7.50%) Apache Camel
16 12 (7.50%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.88%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.00%) Cloud Native
4 7 (4.38%) User Experience
5 5 (3.13%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (2.50%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.50%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.88%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.88%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.88%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.25%) NHS
9 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Life Science
9 1 (0.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.38%) Linux
2 10 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (1.25%) Android
3 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (54.38%) DevOps
3 71 (44.38%) TDD
4 53 (33.13%) Scrum
5 49 (30.63%) BDD
6 35 (21.88%) Kanban
7 31 (19.38%) Mentoring
8 26 (16.25%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (15.63%) Software Engineering
10 24 (15.00%) Test Automation
11 22 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (13.75%) SOA
12 20 (12.50%) MVC
13 18 (11.25%) E-Commerce
14 15 (9.38%) Process Management
15 14 (8.75%) Coaching
15 14 (8.75%) OOP
15 14 (8.75%) SOLID
16 13 (8.13%) Customer Requirements
17 12 (7.50%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 82 (51.25%) Java
2 69 (43.13%) C#
3 51 (31.88%) JavaScript
4 45 (28.13%) SQL
5 38 (23.75%) Python
6 28 (17.50%) Java 8
7 12 (7.50%) Bash Shell
7 12 (7.50%) TypeScript
8 10 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 8 (5.00%) Perl
9 8 (5.00%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.75%) PHP
11 5 (3.13%) Go
11 5 (3.13%) Groovy
11 5 (3.13%) R
12 4 (2.50%) C
12 4 (2.50%) VBA
13 3 (1.88%) C++
13 3 (1.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (10.63%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (1.88%) PhD
5 1 (0.63%) IIBA
5 1 (0.63%) ISEB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) HIPAA
1 10 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (28.13%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 57 (35.63%) Kubernetes
2 41 (25.63%) Ansible
3 32 (20.00%) Terraform
4 10 (6.25%) Rancher
4 10 (6.25%) Rundeck
5 9 (5.63%) Puppet
6 8 (5.00%) Kibana
7 3 (1.88%) FlexNet
8 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.38%) Splunk
3 14 (8.75%) Oracle
4 12 (7.50%) WSO2
5 9 (5.63%) Pega
6 8 (5.00%) AppDynamics
6 8 (5.00%) IBM
6 8 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 5 (3.13%) Zend
8 4 (2.50%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.88%) ANSYS
9 3 (1.88%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.25%) Cisco
11 1 (0.63%) ATG
11 1 (0.63%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.63%) Google
11 1 (0.63%) hybris