Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 309 358
Rank change year-on-year +102 +49 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 152 58 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.26% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.51% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 138 59 36
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £66,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £46,400 £41,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -14.29%

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 10642 11462 13249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.24% 88.78% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8613 9423 10878
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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 +19 61 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Hertfordshire +29 60 £56,250 -19.64% 4
Suffolk +26 10 £52,500 -14.29% 3
Bedfordshire +32 7 £57,500 -32.35% 2
Essex +23 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Norfolk +18 7 - -
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Microservices also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 81 (53.29%) .NET
2 77 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (50.00%) C#
4 60 (39.47%) TDD
5 57 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 55 (36.18%) MVC
7 53 (34.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 51 (33.55%) ASP.NET
9 50 (32.89%) Java
10 48 (31.58%) SQL Server
10 48 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
11 44 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 44 (28.95%) AngularJS
12 43 (28.29%) JavaScript
13 41 (26.97%) Greenfield Project
14 37 (24.34%) HTML
15 36 (23.68%) CSS
16 35 (23.03%) SQL
16 35 (23.03%) RabbitMQ
17 34 (22.37%) Software Engineering
18 32 (21.05%) SOA
19 31 (20.39%) NoSQL
20 30 (19.74%) BDD
21 29 (19.08%) Git (software)
21 29 (19.08%) Spring
22 28 (18.42%) SpecFlow
23 26 (17.11%) NUnit
24 24 (15.79%) MongoDB
25 23 (15.13%) REST
25 23 (15.13%) RESTful

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 15 (9.87%) Tomcat
2 13 (8.55%) Apache Spark
3 7 (4.61%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.95%) NServiceBus
5 5 (3.29%) IIS
5 5 (3.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.97%) JBoss
6 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.32%) CMS
7 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.66%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (1.32%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 57 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 13 (8.55%) AWS Lambda
3 13 (8.55%) Serverless
4 9 (5.92%) GitHub
5 7 (4.61%) Amazon S3
5 7 (4.61%) SaaS
6 5 (3.29%) PaaS
7 4 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.97%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.32%) CloudFront
9 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
9 2 (1.32%) Heroku
9 2 (1.32%) Route 53
9 2 (1.32%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) AMQP
2 1 (0.66%) DNS
2 1 (0.66%) HTTP
2 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.66%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 31 (20.39%) NoSQL
3 24 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.21%) Big Data
5 13 (8.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (8.55%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.89%) Redis
7 7 (4.61%) MySQL
7 7 (4.61%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.97%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.97%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.32%) DocumentDB
10 2 (1.32%) Looker
Development Applications
1 29 (19.08%) Git (software)
2 28 (18.42%) SpecFlow
3 26 (17.11%) NUnit
4 19 (12.50%) Moq
5 10 (6.58%) JIRA
5 10 (6.58%) TeamCity
6 8 (5.26%) Gradle
6 8 (5.26%) Selenium
7 7 (4.61%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.29%) JUnit
10 4 (2.63%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.63%) webpack
11 3 (1.97%) Artifactory
12 2 (1.32%) Chocolatey
12 2 (1.32%) gulp
12 2 (1.32%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.32%) Mocha
12 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (4.61%) Finance
1 7 (4.61%) Retail
2 5 (3.29%) Advertising
2 5 (3.29%) Marketing
3 2 (1.32%) Automotive
3 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.66%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (60.53%) Developer
2 38 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 37 (24.34%) .NET Developer
4 28 (18.42%) Java Developer
5 23 (15.13%) C# Developer
6 21 (13.82%) Architect
7 19 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (10.53%) Lead Developer
8 16 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (9.21%) Software Engineer
10 13 (8.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (7.89%) Lead .NET Developer
11 12 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (7.24%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (7.24%) Technical Leader
13 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 8 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (4.61%) Programmer
14 7 (4.61%) Software Developer
14 7 (4.61%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (53.29%) .NET
2 53 (34.87%) ASP.NET Web API
3 51 (33.55%) ASP.NET
4 44 (28.95%) AngularJS
4 44 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (24.34%) HTML
6 36 (23.68%) CSS
7 35 (23.03%) RabbitMQ
8 29 (19.08%) Spring
9 23 (15.13%) REST
9 23 (15.13%) RESTful
10 22 (14.47%) Node.js
11 19 (12.50%) Web Services
12 18 (11.84%) .NET Core
12 18 (11.84%) Spring Boot
13 17 (11.18%) .NET Framework
13 17 (11.18%) Entity Framework
14 15 (9.87%) React
15 14 (9.21%) HTML5
16 13 (8.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.97%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (13.82%) Mobile App
3 19 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 17 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (9.87%) User Experience
6 13 (8.55%) Xbox
7 11 (7.24%) Social Media
8 8 (5.26%) Algorithms
9 7 (4.61%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (3.29%) Renewable Energy
10 5 (3.29%) Smart Energy
11 4 (2.63%) Clustering
11 4 (2.63%) Fintech
11 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.63%) Private Cloud
11 4 (2.63%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.97%) PDA
12 3 (1.97%) Virtual Team
13 2 (1.32%) BBC
13 2 (1.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (50.66%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (39.47%) TDD
3 55 (36.18%) MVC
4 34 (22.37%) Software Engineering
5 32 (21.05%) SOA
6 30 (19.74%) BDD
7 22 (14.47%) SOLID
8 20 (13.16%) DevOps
9 19 (12.50%) OO
10 16 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 15 (9.87%) Machine Learning
12 14 (9.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (9.21%) Scrum
13 12 (7.89%) Kanban
13 12 (7.89%) Mathematics
13 12 (7.89%) Unit Testing
14 11 (7.24%) CQRS
15 10 (6.58%) E-Commerce
15 10 (6.58%) Test Automation
15 10 (6.58%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (50.00%) C#
2 50 (32.89%) Java
3 43 (28.29%) JavaScript
4 35 (23.03%) SQL
5 12 (7.89%) Scala
6 11 (7.24%) TypeScript
7 10 (6.58%) Python
8 7 (4.61%) F#
9 5 (3.29%) C
9 5 (3.29%) C++
9 5 (3.29%) ES6
9 5 (3.29%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.97%) VB
11 2 (1.32%) Clojure
11 2 (1.32%) GraphQL
11 2 (1.32%) Haskell
11 2 (1.32%) Ruby
11 2 (1.32%) VB6
12 1 (0.66%) Go
12 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (9.21%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (9.21%) Degree
2 5 (3.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.24%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) Ansible
2 3 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.32%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (9.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.58%) Oracle
3 7 (4.61%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.95%) Google
5 5 (3.29%) SAP
6 3 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.32%) Capita
7 2 (1.32%) hybris
7 2 (1.32%) IBM
7 2 (1.32%) Pega
7 2 (1.32%) Tableau