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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 76 51 94
Rank change year-on-year -25 +43 +23
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 280 200 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.01% 4.13% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 4.55% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 127 52
10th Percentile £45,225 £40,750 £32,650
25th Percentile £53,750 £46,875 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,750 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.92% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,750 £85,000 £89,250
England median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -7.14%

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 6,541 4,399 2,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 93.74% 90.89% 90.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,786 2,535 1,941
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +21 94 £75,000 +7.14% 20
Cambridgeshire -49 85 £67,500 +22.73% 18
Essex -25 63 £55,000 -24.14% 8
Suffolk +3 21 £57,500 +43.75% 3
Bedfordshire -22 10 £73,750 -10.61% 2
Norfolk +7 9 £90,000 +100.00% 1
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 187 (66.79%) Agile
2 170 (60.71%) AWS
3 127 (45.36%) Finance
4 111 (39.64%) Social Skills
5 106 (37.86%) SQL
6 101 (36.07%) Java
7 98 (35.00%) Degree
8 96 (34.29%) Test Automation
8 96 (34.29%) Mentoring
9 90 (32.14%) Azure
10 89 (31.79%) Coaching
11 84 (30.00%) TDD
12 83 (29.64%) CI/CD
13 68 (24.29%) BDD
14 67 (23.93%) Docker
14 67 (23.93%) OpenShift
14 67 (23.93%) Unix
15 66 (23.57%) User Stories
15 66 (23.57%) Kubernetes
16 65 (23.21%) FIS
17 64 (22.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 62 (22.14%) Software Testing
19 60 (21.43%) QA
19 60 (21.43%) DevOps
20 59 (21.07%) Serverless
20 59 (21.07%) JavaScript
21 56 (20.00%) .NET
21 56 (20.00%) Software Engineering
22 55 (19.64%) Selenium
23 54 (19.29%) PostgreSQL

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 28 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 19 (6.79%) Apache
3 14 (5.00%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.79%) Confluence
4 5 (1.79%) IBM Domino
4 5 (1.79%) IIS
4 5 (1.79%) JBoss
4 5 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.36%) CMS
5 1 (0.36%) Kentico
5 1 (0.36%) Moodle
5 1 (0.36%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.36%) Totara
Business Applications
1 7 (2.50%) SAP ERP
1 7 (2.50%) SAP MDG
1 7 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.07%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.36%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 170 (60.71%) AWS
2 90 (32.14%) Azure
3 67 (23.93%) OpenShift
4 59 (21.07%) Serverless
5 37 (13.21%) GCP
6 26 (9.29%) AWS Lambda
6 26 (9.29%) Cloud Functions
7 17 (6.07%) SaaS
8 15 (5.36%) Amazon ECS
9 14 (5.00%) PaaS
10 12 (4.29%) Azure DevOps
11 11 (3.93%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (3.57%) Dialogflow
12 10 (3.57%) Google App Engine
12 10 (3.57%) Google Compute Engine
12 10 (3.57%) Google Kubernetes Engine
13 8 (2.86%) Amazon S3
13 8 (2.86%) CloudFront
13 8 (2.86%) Microsoft 365
13 8 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.50%) Internet
2 6 (2.14%) Firewall
3 4 (1.43%) MQTT
3 4 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.07%) HTTP
5 1 (0.36%) AMQP
5 1 (0.36%) DNS
5 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.36%) SSH
5 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.29%) PostgreSQL
2 47 (16.79%) Relational Database
3 39 (13.93%) MySQL
4 27 (9.64%) MongoDB
4 27 (9.64%) NoSQL
5 18 (6.43%) SQL Server
6 14 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (3.93%) BigQuery
7 11 (3.93%) Flink
8 10 (3.57%) Cloud Spanner
8 10 (3.57%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.86%) Big Data
10 7 (2.50%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.50%) SAP HANA
11 5 (1.79%) DynamoDB
11 5 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.71%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 55 (19.64%) Selenium
2 41 (14.64%) WebDriver
3 39 (13.93%) Git (software)
4 30 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 30 (10.71%) JIRA
5 25 (8.93%) Maven
6 22 (7.86%) Gradle
7 16 (5.71%) Cucumber
7 16 (5.71%) Subversion
8 12 (4.29%) JUnit
9 11 (3.93%) Ant
9 11 (3.93%) Mockito
10 9 (3.21%) Postman
10 9 (3.21%) SoapUI
11 8 (2.86%) GitLab
12 3 (1.07%) Cypress.io
12 3 (1.07%) JMeter
12 3 (1.07%) REST Assured
12 3 (1.07%) TestRail
13 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 127 (45.36%) Finance
2 111 (39.64%) Social Skills
3 38 (13.57%) Manufacturing
4 26 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (7.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 16 (5.71%) Legal
6 16 (5.71%) Marketing
7 11 (3.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 9 (3.21%) Billing
9 6 (2.14%) Organisational Skills
9 6 (2.14%) Retail
10 3 (1.07%) Aviation
10 3 (1.07%) Front Office
10 3 (1.07%) Law
11 2 (0.71%) Environmental Health
11 2 (0.71%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.36%) Advertising
12 1 (0.36%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.36%) Public Speaking
12 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (27.14%) Developer
2 55 (19.64%) Analyst
3 39 (13.93%) Java Engineer
3 39 (13.93%) Software Engineer
4 34 (12.14%) QA Analyst
4 34 (12.14%) Quality Analyst
5 22 (7.86%) Architect
6 20 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 18 (6.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 18 (6.43%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (5.36%) Test Analyst
9 14 (5.00%) Backend Developer
10 12 (4.29%) Automation Engineer
10 12 (4.29%) Java Developer
10 12 (4.29%) QA Automation Engineer
10 12 (4.29%) QA Engineer
10 12 (4.29%) Quality Engineer
10 12 (4.29%) Senior Java Engineer
10 12 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.93%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (20.00%) .NET
2 53 (18.93%) React
3 42 (15.00%) RESTful
4 36 (12.86%) HTML
4 36 (12.86%) Node.js
5 34 (12.14%) AngularJS
5 34 (12.14%) Kafka
6 33 (11.79%) CSS
7 31 (11.07%) REST
7 31 (11.07%) Spring
8 23 (8.21%) JSON
9 19 (6.79%) Spring Boot
10 18 (6.43%) Ruby on Rails
11 17 (6.07%) Sass
12 14 (5.00%) ASP.NET
12 14 (5.00%) Semantic HTML
13 13 (4.64%) React Native
14 12 (4.29%) .NET Core
14 12 (4.29%) JPA
15 11 (3.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.57%) Life Science
2 42 (15.00%) Public Cloud
3 38 (13.57%) Data Structures
4 29 (10.36%) Algorithms
5 22 (7.86%) User Experience
6 17 (6.07%) Linux Command Line
7 16 (5.71%) Mobile App
8 14 (5.00%) IoT
9 12 (4.29%) Cloud Native
9 12 (4.29%) Renewable Energy
10 10 (3.57%) Legacy Applications
11 9 (3.21%) Social Media
11 9 (3.21%) Virtual Team
12 8 (2.86%) Biotechnology
12 8 (2.86%) Management Information System
13 7 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
14 6 (2.14%) NHS
15 5 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
16 4 (1.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.93%) Unix
2 47 (16.79%) Linux
3 16 (5.71%) Windows
4 5 (1.79%) Android
4 5 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (66.79%) Agile
2 96 (34.29%) Mentoring
2 96 (34.29%) Test Automation
3 89 (31.79%) Coaching
4 84 (30.00%) TDD
5 83 (29.64%) CI/CD
6 68 (24.29%) BDD
7 66 (23.57%) User Stories
8 64 (22.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 62 (22.14%) Software Testing
10 60 (21.43%) DevOps
11 56 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 53 (18.93%) Scrum
13 44 (15.71%) Test Strategy
14 41 (14.64%) Agile Testing
14 41 (14.64%) Functional Testing
14 41 (14.64%) Machine Learning
14 41 (14.64%) Process Improvement
14 41 (14.64%) QA Automation
14 41 (14.64%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 106 (37.86%) SQL
2 101 (36.07%) Java
3 59 (21.07%) JavaScript
4 52 (18.57%) Python
5 32 (11.43%) Ruby
6 30 (10.71%) C#
7 29 (10.36%) TypeScript
8 26 (9.29%) Shell Script
9 21 (7.50%) PHP
10 16 (5.71%) Perl
11 14 (5.00%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.21%) C
12 9 (3.21%) C++
13 7 (2.50%) Go
13 7 (2.50%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.79%) Bash
14 5 (1.79%) VBA
15 4 (1.43%) Scala
15 4 (1.43%) XAML
16 3 (1.07%) ES6
Qualifications
1 98 (35.00%) Degree
2 7 (2.50%) CCNA
2 7 (2.50%) CCNP
2 7 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (2.50%) NCDA
2 7 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (21.43%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) SLA
3 3 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.36%) DICOM
4 1 (0.36%) IEC 62304
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (23.93%) Docker
2 8 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
3 7 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.50%) vSphere
4 5 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (23.57%) Kubernetes
2 23 (8.21%) Terraform
3 18 (6.43%) Ansible
4 8 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (2.50%) Control-M
6 6 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.14%) Puppet
7 4 (1.43%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.07%) Grafana
8 3 (1.07%) Istio
8 3 (1.07%) Packer
9 2 (0.71%) Kibana
10 1 (0.36%) Consul
Vendors
1 65 (23.21%) FIS
2 42 (15.00%) Google
3 37 (13.21%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.71%) Oracle
5 10 (3.57%) Splunk
6 9 (3.21%) CA Agile Central
6 9 (3.21%) Facebook
7 7 (2.50%) Cisco
7 7 (2.50%) NetApp
7 7 (2.50%) SAP
7 7 (2.50%) VMware
8 5 (1.79%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.79%) Dataiku
8 5 (1.79%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.79%) Refinitiv
8 5 (1.79%) Reuters
9 4 (1.43%) WorldPay
10 3 (1.07%) PagerDuty
10 3 (1.07%) Twitter
11 1 (0.36%) Talend