Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 124 114
Rank change year-on-year +23 -10 +124
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 89 174 329
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.58% 2.31% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 2.59% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 80 144 298
Median annual salary £59,000 £55,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.79% -3.91% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,725 £38,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,950
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +4.00%

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 3,114 6,725 11,233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.26% 89.31% 91.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,357 5,115 8,492
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £79,000 £73,750 £71,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 +32 28 £52,500 -4.55% 8
Hertfordshire +32 25 £65,000 +30.00% 18
Bedfordshire +21 15 £72,500 +20.83%
Essex +2 9 £39,000 -27.44% 4
Suffolk +20 8 £54,500 -5.22% 2
Norfolk +9 4 £50,000 +56.25% 2
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (49.44%) Azure
3 38 (42.70%) C#
4 37 (41.57%) .NET
5 36 (40.45%) JavaScript
6 31 (34.83%) AWS
7 29 (32.58%) SQL
7 29 (32.58%) Scrum
8 26 (29.21%) HTML
8 26 (29.21%) CSS
8 26 (29.21%) DevOps
9 25 (28.09%) .NET Core
9 25 (28.09%) AngularJS
10 23 (25.84%) Python
10 23 (25.84%) SQL Server
10 23 (25.84%) TDD
11 21 (23.60%) Docker
12 20 (22.47%) Degree
12 20 (22.47%) RESTful
13 19 (21.35%) REST
14 18 (20.22%) NoSQL
14 18 (20.22%) C++
15 17 (19.10%) Java
15 17 (19.10%) XML
15 17 (19.10%) MongoDB
15 17 (19.10%) Machine Learning
16 15 (16.85%) JSON
17 14 (15.73%) Linux
17 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
17 14 (15.73%) MVC

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 10 (11.24%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.99%) Apache
3 7 (7.87%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.62%) CMS
5 4 (4.49%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.37%) Confluence
7 2 (2.25%) nginx
7 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.12%) IIS
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (49.44%) Azure
2 31 (34.83%) AWS
3 14 (15.73%) SaaS
4 12 (13.48%) GCP
5 9 (10.11%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (6.74%) IaaS
6 6 (6.74%) PaaS
7 5 (5.62%) Serverless
8 3 (3.37%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (2.25%) AWS IoT
9 2 (2.25%) OpenShift
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.12%) AWS Fargate
10 1 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.12%) Datadog
10 1 (1.12%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) HTTP
1 4 (4.49%) InfiniBand
2 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.22%) NoSQL
3 17 (19.10%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.87%) Redis
6 6 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.74%) Apache Ignite
6 6 (6.74%) CouchDB
6 6 (6.74%) Flink
6 6 (6.74%) MySQL
6 6 (6.74%) OLAP
7 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.25%) Big Data
9 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.11%) JIRA
3 8 (8.99%) TeamCity
4 7 (7.87%) GitLab
5 6 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (6.74%) CircleCI
5 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.74%) Travis CI
6 4 (4.49%) Subversion
7 3 (3.37%) NUnit
7 3 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (3.37%) Selenium
7 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.25%) JUnit
8 2 (2.25%) Postman
8 2 (2.25%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.25%) TestRail
8 2 (2.25%) webpack
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Automotive
3 1 (1.12%) Back Office
3 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (61.80%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) .NET Developer
3 11 (12.36%) Architect
3 11 (12.36%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.11%) C# Developer
4 9 (10.11%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.99%) React Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Cloud Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Data Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.49%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (41.57%) .NET
2 26 (29.21%) CSS
2 26 (29.21%) HTML
3 25 (28.09%) .NET Core
3 25 (28.09%) AngularJS
4 20 (22.47%) RESTful
5 19 (21.35%) REST
6 17 (19.10%) XML
7 15 (16.85%) JSON
8 14 (15.73%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (14.61%) Node.js
10 12 (13.48%) .NET Framework
11 11 (12.36%) Web Services
12 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET
12 9 (10.11%) jQuery
12 9 (10.11%) React
12 9 (10.11%) XSLT
13 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (7.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Algorithms
1 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) Data Structures
2 8 (8.99%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (8.99%) User Experience
3 6 (6.74%) Cloud Native
3 6 (6.74%) Public Cloud
3 6 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Linux
2 8 (8.99%) Windows
3 4 (4.49%) Unix
4 1 (1.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.58%) Scrum
3 26 (29.21%) DevOps
4 23 (25.84%) TDD
5 17 (19.10%) Machine Learning
6 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
6 14 (15.73%) MVC
7 13 (14.61%) Analytics
7 13 (14.61%) Software Engineering
7 13 (14.61%) Test Automation
8 11 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (11.24%) OO
10 9 (10.11%) BDD
10 9 (10.11%) SOA
11 8 (8.99%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
11 8 (8.99%) Multithreading
11 8 (8.99%) OOP
11 8 (8.99%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) C#
2 36 (40.45%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.58%) SQL
4 23 (25.84%) Python
5 18 (20.22%) C++
6 17 (19.10%) Java
7 12 (13.48%) Scala
8 9 (10.11%) Go
9 8 (8.99%) TypeScript
10 7 (7.87%) Rust
11 6 (6.74%) Bash Shell
11 6 (6.74%) Clojure
11 6 (6.74%) F#
11 6 (6.74%) Haskell
12 5 (5.62%) PHP
13 4 (4.49%) Ruby
14 3 (3.37%) Elixir
14 3 (3.37%) Erlang
14 3 (3.37%) Kotlin
14 3 (3.37%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.25%) ISEB
2 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.25%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.12%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
System Software
1 21 (23.60%) Docker
2 4 (4.49%) GPFS
2 4 (4.49%) Lustre
2 4 (4.49%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) Ansible
1 13 (14.61%) Kubernetes
2 7 (7.87%) Puppet
3 6 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.37%) Terraform
5 1 (1.12%) Bareos
5 1 (1.12%) Graylog
5 1 (1.12%) Kibana
5 1 (1.12%) Opsgenie
5 1 (1.12%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) Google
3 7 (7.87%) JD Edwards
3 7 (7.87%) Tableau
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.37%) SAP
5 3 (3.37%) Zend
6 2 (2.25%) Adobe
7 1 (1.12%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.12%) Apple
7 1 (1.12%) IBM
7 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.12%) Xamarin