Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 218 319
Rank change year-on-year +121 +101 +58
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 321 142 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.04% 1.21% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.35% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 226 126 43
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% -11.54%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £79,375 £77,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +8.70%

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 9,439 10,522 11,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.53% 89.95% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7,061 8,595 9,751
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +63 113 £60,000 - 8
Cambridgeshire +47 86 £53,750 +19.44% 14
Bedfordshire +52 67 £52,500 -8.70% 4
Suffolk +31 32 £55,000 -18.52% 1
Essex +32 20 £56,250 +8.29% 6
Norfolk +14 3 £42,500 - 1
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 211 (65.73%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (54.21%) .NET
3 156 (48.60%) C#
4 134 (41.74%) Java
5 119 (37.07%) JavaScript
6 112 (34.89%) DevOps
7 111 (34.58%) .NET Core
8 108 (33.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 108 (33.64%) TDD
9 105 (32.71%) Amazon AWS
10 102 (31.78%) AngularJS
11 85 (26.48%) Node.js
12 81 (25.23%) Web Services
13 79 (24.61%) RESTful
14 78 (24.30%) SQL
14 78 (24.30%) Software Engineering
15 77 (23.99%) Docker
16 76 (23.68%) Mentoring
16 76 (23.68%) MVC
17 75 (23.36%) REST
18 68 (21.18%) SQL Server
19 61 (19.00%) ASP.NET
20 59 (18.38%) NoSQL
21 56 (17.45%) HTML
22 53 (16.51%) Coaching
23 51 (15.89%) ASP.NET Web API
23 51 (15.89%) Continuous Delivery
24 48 (14.95%) Spring
25 47 (14.64%) Microsoft
26 46 (14.33%) MongoDB

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 39 (12.15%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (7.79%) Confluence
3 15 (4.67%) Apache Spark
4 10 (3.12%) OpenStack
5 9 (2.80%) JBoss
6 6 (1.87%) nginx
6 6 (1.87%) Traefik
7 5 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.93%) IIS
9 2 (0.62%) CMS
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.31%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (4.67%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 108 (33.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 105 (32.71%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (8.72%) Serverless
4 25 (7.79%) OpenShift
5 22 (6.85%) GitHub
6 19 (5.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (3.12%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (2.18%) PaaS
10 5 (1.56%) Stackdriver
11 3 (0.93%) SaaS
12 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.31%) Apigee
12 1 (0.31%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.31%) IaaS
12 1 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.31%) npm
12 1 (0.31%) NuGet
12 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.85%) HTTP
2 5 (1.56%) FTP
2 5 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.31%) Firewall
3 1 (0.31%) Intranet
3 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 59 (18.38%) NoSQL
3 46 (14.33%) MongoDB
4 34 (10.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 30 (9.35%) Relational Database
6 17 (5.30%) Redis
7 14 (4.36%) RDBMS
8 13 (4.05%) MySQL
9 11 (3.43%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (3.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.87%) Big Data
12 6 (1.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.56%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.31%) JasperReports
14 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.31%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 39 (12.15%) Visual Studio
2 26 (8.10%) JIRA
3 20 (6.23%) Ant
3 20 (6.23%) Jenkins
4 18 (5.61%) NUnit
5 16 (4.98%) Maven
6 15 (4.67%) Git (software)
6 15 (4.67%) Jasmine
6 15 (4.67%) Log4Net
7 14 (4.36%) Cucumber
7 14 (4.36%) Grunt
8 12 (3.74%) Selenium
9 8 (2.49%) SonarQube
10 7 (2.18%) Gradle
11 6 (1.87%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.93%) JUnit
13 3 (0.93%) MSTest
14 2 (0.62%) IntelliJ
14 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (8.41%) Retail
2 23 (7.17%) Finance
3 22 (6.85%) Games
4 15 (4.67%) Back Office
5 6 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.25%) Banking
7 3 (0.93%) Advertising
8 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 180 (56.07%) Developer
2 67 (20.87%) .NET Developer
3 60 (18.69%) Java Developer
4 50 (15.58%) Senior Developer
5 49 (15.26%) Architect
6 42 (13.08%) C# Developer
7 33 (10.28%) Software Developer
7 33 (10.28%) Software Engineer
8 31 (9.66%) Full Stack Developer
9 27 (8.41%) Solutions Architect
10 24 (7.48%) Senior .NET Developer
11 21 (6.54%) AWS Developer
12 20 (6.23%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (5.30%) Senior Java Developer
14 16 (4.98%) Java Software Developer
14 16 (4.98%) Senior Software Developer
15 15 (4.67%) Scala Developer
16 14 (4.36%) Angular Developer
16 14 (4.36%) Java Scala Developer
17 13 (4.05%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (54.21%) .NET
2 111 (34.58%) .NET Core
3 102 (31.78%) AngularJS
4 85 (26.48%) Node.js
5 81 (25.23%) Web Services
6 79 (24.61%) RESTful
7 75 (23.36%) REST
8 61 (19.00%) ASP.NET
9 56 (17.45%) HTML
10 51 (15.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 48 (14.95%) Spring
12 44 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 44 (13.71%) CSS
13 40 (12.46%) JSON
14 38 (11.84%) Kafka
15 36 (11.21%) Spring Boot
16 35 (10.90%) React
17 31 (9.66%) RabbitMQ
18 30 (9.35%) Akka
19 29 (9.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.46%) User Experience
2 32 (9.97%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (7.79%) Mobile App
4 17 (5.30%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (5.30%) Management Information System
5 16 (4.98%) Xbox
6 14 (4.36%) Robotics
7 12 (3.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (3.43%) Public Cloud
9 10 (3.12%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.80%) Data Structures
11 7 (2.18%) Fintech
11 7 (2.18%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.87%) Cloud Native
12 6 (1.87%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.87%) Mainframe
13 5 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (1.25%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 4 (1.25%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.43%) Linux
2 4 (1.25%) Android
2 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.25%) Unix
3 2 (0.62%) Windows
4 1 (0.31%) CentOS
4 1 (0.31%) Debian
4 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.31%) VMS
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (65.73%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (34.89%) DevOps
3 108 (33.64%) TDD
4 78 (24.30%) Software Engineering
5 76 (23.68%) Mentoring
5 76 (23.68%) MVC
6 53 (16.51%) Coaching
7 51 (15.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 43 (13.40%) Test Automation
9 40 (12.46%) E-Commerce
10 38 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
11 33 (10.28%) OO
12 32 (9.97%) CQRS
12 32 (9.97%) Multithreading
12 32 (9.97%) SOA
13 28 (8.72%) Scrum
14 27 (8.41%) SOLID
15 26 (8.10%) Deployment Automation
16 24 (7.48%) High Availability
16 24 (7.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 156 (48.60%) C#
2 134 (41.74%) Java
3 119 (37.07%) JavaScript
4 78 (24.30%) SQL
5 32 (9.97%) Java 8
5 32 (9.97%) Scala
6 31 (9.66%) Python
7 29 (9.03%) TypeScript
8 21 (6.54%) T-SQL
9 19 (5.92%) PHP
10 11 (3.43%) Ruby
11 8 (2.49%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.56%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.56%) C
12 5 (1.56%) Java 9
12 5 (1.56%) Perl
13 2 (0.62%) Go
14 1 (0.31%) F#
14 1 (0.31%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.31%) sed
Qualifications
1 12 (3.74%) Degree
2 8 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.31%) CISSP
3 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.31%) OCP
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.05%) QA
2 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.93%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (23.99%) Docker
2 5 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.93%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (9.35%) Kubernetes
2 22 (6.85%) Ansible
2 22 (6.85%) Kibana
3 16 (4.98%) Puppet
4 12 (3.74%) Graphite
4 12 (3.74%) Terraform
5 11 (3.43%) Grafana
5 11 (3.43%) HAProxy
6 10 (3.12%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.87%) Consul
8 1 (0.31%) logstash
8 1 (0.31%) Rancher
8 1 (0.31%) Salt
8 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (14.64%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.21%) Google
3 21 (6.54%) New Relic
4 15 (4.67%) WorldPay
5 11 (3.43%) Oracle
6 9 (2.80%) AppDynamics
7 8 (2.49%) Dynatrace
7 8 (2.49%) hybris
8 6 (1.87%) Cognizant
9 5 (1.56%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.56%) VMware
10 4 (1.25%) Percona
11 3 (0.93%) IBM
11 3 (0.93%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.93%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.62%) iManage
13 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.31%) Castleton
13 1 (0.31%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.31%) Perforce