Period
to 14 December 2019

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

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 103 209
Rank change year-on-year +36 +106 +103
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 260 299 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.97% 3.02% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 3.33% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 220 216 135
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £41,175 £41,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £91,375 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +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 5,963 8,992 11,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.11% 90.87% 91.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,155 6,688 8,969
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,945 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.85% +5.00% -

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 14 December 2019.

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 December 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
Cambridgeshire +46 105 £55,000 - 40
Bedfordshire +8 59 £70,000 +33.33% 8
Hertfordshire +1 51 £60,000 +4.35% 21
Essex +26 25 £65,000 +8.33% 8
Suffolk +6 19 £105,000 +90.91% 3
Norfolk -7 1 £45,000 -5.70% 2
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 of England region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 156 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (41.92%) DevOps
3 108 (41.54%) AWS
4 100 (38.46%) .NET
5 98 (37.69%) C#
6 96 (36.92%) Azure
7 80 (30.77%) Java
8 75 (28.85%) Kubernetes
9 71 (27.31%) JavaScript
9 71 (27.31%) SQL
10 70 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
10 70 (26.92%) Docker
11 67 (25.77%) GCP
12 63 (24.23%) RESTful
12 63 (24.23%) TDD
13 61 (23.46%) Scrum
14 56 (21.54%) Microsoft
15 55 (21.15%) Continuous Delivery
16 52 (20.00%) AngularJS
17 51 (19.62%) Git (software)
18 50 (19.23%) React
19 47 (18.08%) Python
20 46 (17.69%) NoSQL
21 42 (16.15%) Kafka
21 42 (16.15%) HTML
22 41 (15.77%) Google
23 39 (15.00%) Linux
24 37 (14.23%) CSS
24 37 (14.23%) Jenkins
25 36 (13.85%) E-Commerce

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 23 (8.85%) OpenStack
2 16 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (4.23%) nginx
4 9 (3.46%) Confluence
5 7 (2.69%) CMS
6 5 (1.92%) IIS
7 3 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (1.15%) CloudStack
7 3 (1.15%) JBoss
7 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.15%) WildFly
8 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.77%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.77%) CoreMedia CMS
8 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.38%) Apache
9 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Gliffy
1 5 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.15%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 108 (41.54%) AWS
2 96 (36.92%) Azure
3 67 (25.77%) GCP
4 21 (8.08%) Amazon ECS
4 21 (8.08%) IBM Cloud
5 20 (7.69%) SaaS
6 17 (6.54%) PaaS
7 13 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (4.23%) IaaS
9 10 (3.85%) AWS IoT
10 8 (3.08%) Serverless
10 8 (3.08%) Stackdriver
11 5 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (1.92%) GitHub
12 3 (1.15%) BlazeMeter
12 3 (1.15%) DigitalOcean
12 3 (1.15%) Heroku
13 2 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.62%) DNS
2 20 (7.69%) Firewall
3 17 (6.54%) TCP/IP
4 14 (5.38%) SSL
5 3 (1.15%) HTTP
5 3 (1.15%) VPN
6 2 (0.77%) Internet
7 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.69%) NoSQL
2 35 (13.46%) Apache Cassandra
3 33 (12.69%) MongoDB
4 26 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (3.85%) MySQL
6 9 (3.46%) Big Data
7 7 (2.69%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.77%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.77%) Spatial Data
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.38%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (19.62%) Git (software)
2 37 (14.23%) Jenkins
3 34 (13.08%) Selenium
4 29 (11.15%) JIRA
5 20 (7.69%) Artifactory
6 17 (6.54%) Gradle
6 17 (6.54%) Sonatype Nexus
7 16 (6.15%) Cucumber
7 16 (6.15%) JMeter
8 15 (5.77%) JUnit
9 14 (5.38%) Postman
10 11 (4.23%) Charles Proxy
10 11 (4.23%) REST Assured
10 11 (4.23%) TestNG
11 10 (3.85%) Subversion
12 8 (3.08%) Jasmine
13 7 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (2.31%) GitLab
14 6 (2.31%) Maven
14 6 (2.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (4.62%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.08%) Retail
3 7 (2.69%) Banking
4 4 (1.54%) Back Office
4 4 (1.54%) Finance
4 4 (1.54%) Games
5 3 (1.15%) Publishing
6 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Humanities
7 1 (0.38%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 115 (44.23%) Developer
2 52 (20.00%) Architect
3 39 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 38 (14.62%) Senior Developer
5 32 (12.31%) .NET Developer
6 26 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 26 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 20 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 19 (7.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (6.92%) Lead Developer
10 16 (6.15%) Software Engineer
11 15 (5.77%) Development Manager
11 15 (5.77%) Java Engineer
11 15 (5.77%) Web Developer
12 13 (5.00%) Technical Architect
12 13 (5.00%) Test Engineer
13 12 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
13 12 (4.62%) Java Software Engineer
14 11 (4.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (38.46%) .NET
2 63 (24.23%) RESTful
3 52 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 50 (19.23%) React
5 42 (16.15%) HTML
5 42 (16.15%) Kafka
6 37 (14.23%) CSS
7 35 (13.46%) .NET Core
8 34 (13.08%) REST
9 33 (12.69%) Web Services
10 29 (11.15%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (10.77%) Spring
11 28 (10.77%) Spring Boot
12 26 (10.00%) ASP.NET
13 24 (9.23%) Node.js
14 21 (8.08%) Java EE
15 20 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
16 19 (7.31%) HTML5
17 13 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.15%) Renewable Energy
2 16 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.85%) User Experience
5 7 (2.69%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.92%) Robotics
7 4 (1.54%) Clustering
7 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.54%) Replication
7 4 (1.54%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.15%) Wiki
9 2 (0.77%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.38%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.38%) Industry 4.0
10 1 (0.38%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.38%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.00%) Linux
2 16 (6.15%) Windows
3 11 (4.23%) CentOS
4 5 (1.92%) Robot Operating System
5 4 (1.54%) Unix
6 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (41.92%) DevOps
3 70 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (24.23%) TDD
5 61 (23.46%) Scrum
6 55 (21.15%) Continuous Delivery
7 36 (13.85%) E-Commerce
8 35 (13.46%) Test Automation
9 33 (12.69%) SOA
10 30 (11.54%) Computer Science
11 28 (10.77%) BDD
11 28 (10.77%) Coaching
11 28 (10.77%) Mentoring
11 28 (10.77%) MVC
12 27 (10.38%) Load Balancing
13 24 (9.23%) OO
14 23 (8.85%) Web Development
15 21 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (7.69%) OOP
16 20 (7.69%) Performance Measurement
Programming Languages
1 98 (37.69%) C#
2 80 (30.77%) Java
3 71 (27.31%) JavaScript
3 71 (27.31%) SQL
4 47 (18.08%) Python
5 21 (8.08%) Bash Shell
6 20 (7.69%) Perl
6 20 (7.69%) Ruby
7 15 (5.77%) TypeScript
8 11 (4.23%) Groovy
9 8 (3.08%) PHP
10 7 (2.69%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.31%) C
12 5 (1.92%) ES6
12 5 (1.92%) Go
12 5 (1.92%) PyPy
13 4 (1.54%) Java 8
13 4 (1.54%) Scala
14 3 (1.15%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.77%) F#
Qualifications
1 24 (9.23%) Degree
2 10 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.77%) ISEB
5 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.38%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.46%) QA
2 6 (2.31%) GDPR
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 70 (26.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 75 (28.85%) Kubernetes
2 21 (8.08%) Puppet
3 14 (5.38%) Ansible
4 13 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.08%) Kibana
5 8 (3.08%) logstash
6 7 (2.69%) Terraform
7 6 (2.31%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.15%) Packer
9 2 (0.77%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.38%) Mesos
Vendors
1 56 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.77%) Google
3 25 (9.62%) IBM
4 14 (5.38%) Percona
5 12 (4.62%) Oracle
6 11 (4.23%) New Relic
6 11 (4.23%) SAP
7 9 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.08%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.92%) Adobe
10 4 (1.54%) F5
10 4 (1.54%) FIS
10 4 (1.54%) Splunk
10 4 (1.54%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.54%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.15%) Citrix
11 3 (1.15%) hybris
11 3 (1.15%) MuleSoft
11 3 (1.15%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.77%) Elastic Path