Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 62 45 68
Rank change year-on-year -17 +23 +49
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 249 128 255
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.19% 5.12% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 5.64% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 116 107 214
10th Percentile £40,750 £37,750 £43,750
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% -3.85% +18.18%
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,500 £99,250
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +7.69%

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 5,480 2,271 5,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 92.15% 90.91% 91.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,572 1,675 3,982
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £64,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Cambridgeshire -5 104 £60,000 - 29
Hertfordshire -27 76 £55,000 +4.76% 42
Essex +4 58 £75,000 +3.45% 14
Bedfordshire -24 8 £63,000 -19.75% 3
Suffolk -17 7 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Norfolk -12 5 - - 2
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 164 (65.86%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (53.41%) Azure
3 116 (46.59%) AWS
4 110 (44.18%) DevOps
5 102 (40.96%) C#
5 102 (40.96%) React
6 91 (36.55%) JavaScript
7 87 (34.94%) Kubernetes
8 83 (33.33%) Java
8 83 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 81 (32.53%) CI/CD
10 77 (30.92%) Degree
11 74 (29.72%) Serverless
12 71 (28.51%) .NET
12 71 (28.51%) Risk Management
13 66 (26.51%) Docker
14 64 (25.70%) Social Skills
15 63 (25.30%) Python
16 61 (24.50%) Software Engineering
16 61 (24.50%) Node.js
17 55 (22.09%) Problem-Solving
17 55 (22.09%) Mathematics
17 55 (22.09%) Microsoft
18 53 (21.29%) Scrum
19 41 (16.47%) Finance
20 40 (16.06%) SQL
20 40 (16.06%) Test Automation
21 38 (15.26%) Cloud Native
21 38 (15.26%) REST
22 37 (14.86%) SaaS

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 14 (5.62%) OpenStack
2 12 (4.82%) Apache Spark
3 11 (4.42%) Confluence
4 6 (2.41%) Apache
5 4 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.20%) CMS
7 2 (0.80%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.80%) nginx
7 2 (0.80%) WordPress
8 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.40%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Shopify
2 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.40%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 133 (53.41%) Azure
2 116 (46.59%) AWS
3 74 (29.72%) Serverless
4 37 (14.86%) SaaS
5 27 (10.84%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (10.84%) OpenShift
5 27 (10.84%) PaaS
6 22 (8.84%) Azure Stack
7 19 (7.63%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 15 (6.02%) GitHub
9 14 (5.62%) Amazon ECS
9 14 (5.62%) Azure Data Factory
9 14 (5.62%) Azure Functions
9 14 (5.62%) Azure Pipelines
9 14 (5.62%) Azure Service Bus
9 14 (5.62%) Azure Storage
10 12 (4.82%) GCP
11 8 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (2.81%) IaaS
13 6 (2.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.81%) HTTP
2 6 (2.41%) AMQP
2 6 (2.41%) DNS
3 3 (1.20%) MQTT
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.25%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (11.24%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.43%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.83%) MySQL
5 16 (6.43%) Big Data
6 14 (5.62%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.02%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.61%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.21%) Redis
10 6 (2.41%) Amazon Athena
10 6 (2.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.61%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.80%) Metadata
14 1 (0.40%) InterSystems Cache
14 1 (0.40%) Pentaho
14 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 34 (13.65%) Jenkins
2 33 (13.25%) Git (software)
3 28 (11.24%) Selenium
4 13 (5.22%) JIRA
5 12 (4.82%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.41%) CircleCI
6 6 (2.41%) Mocha
7 5 (2.01%) Cypress.io
7 5 (2.01%) Visual Studio Code
7 5 (2.01%) webpack
8 3 (1.20%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.20%) GitLab
8 3 (1.20%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.20%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.40%) JUnit
9 1 (0.40%) Maven
9 1 (0.40%) REST Assured
9 1 (0.40%) Subversion
9 1 (0.40%) TestNG
General
1 64 (25.70%) Social Skills
2 41 (16.47%) Finance
3 27 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.03%) Retail
5 16 (6.43%) Law
5 16 (6.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (5.22%) Games
7 10 (4.02%) Environmental Health
8 9 (3.61%) Legal
8 9 (3.61%) Manufacturing
8 9 (3.61%) Marketing
8 9 (3.61%) Spanish Language
8 9 (3.61%) Telecoms
9 8 (3.21%) Automotive
9 8 (3.21%) Billing
10 7 (2.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 5 (2.01%) Public Sector
12 3 (1.20%) Banking
13 2 (0.80%) Military
13 2 (0.80%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 107 (42.97%) Developer
2 55 (22.09%) Architect
3 39 (15.66%) .NET Developer
4 35 (14.06%) Software Engineer
5 27 (10.84%) Solutions Architect
6 23 (9.24%) C# Developer
7 21 (8.43%) Analyst
8 20 (8.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (7.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (6.43%) Senior Developer
11 15 (6.02%) Cloud Developer
12 14 (5.62%) AWS Architect
12 14 (5.62%) Software Developer
13 13 (5.22%) Java Developer
14 12 (4.82%) Analyst Developer
14 12 (4.82%) Lead Architect
14 12 (4.82%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 12 (4.82%) Pricing Analyst
14 12 (4.82%) Pricing Developer
15 10 (4.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (40.96%) React
2 71 (28.51%) .NET
3 61 (24.50%) Node.js
4 38 (15.26%) REST
5 37 (14.86%) CSS
5 37 (14.86%) HTML
6 33 (13.25%) .NET Core
6 33 (13.25%) Spring Boot
7 32 (12.85%) JSON
7 32 (12.85%) Spring
8 31 (12.45%) .NET Framework
9 29 (11.65%) AngularJS
10 19 (7.63%) Redux
11 18 (7.23%) Entity Framework
12 16 (6.43%) jQuery
12 16 (6.43%) OAuth
12 16 (6.43%) OAuth2
13 15 (6.02%) HTML5
13 15 (6.02%) RESTful
13 15 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.26%) Cloud Native
2 30 (12.05%) User Experience
3 21 (8.43%) Renewable Energy
4 19 (7.63%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (7.23%) Public Cloud
6 16 (6.43%) Life Science
6 16 (6.43%) Virtual Team
7 14 (5.62%) Algorithms
8 13 (5.22%) Management Information System
9 12 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (4.82%) Social Media
10 10 (4.02%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.41%) iPad
11 6 (2.41%) Video on Demand
11 6 (2.41%) Video\Live Streaming
12 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.20%) NHS
12 3 (1.20%) Robotics
13 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.25%) Linux
2 14 (5.62%) Unix
3 13 (5.22%) Android
3 13 (5.22%) Windows
4 11 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.20%) Robot Operating System
6 1 (0.40%) CentOS
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (65.86%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (44.18%) DevOps
3 83 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 81 (32.53%) CI/CD
5 71 (28.51%) Risk Management
6 61 (24.50%) Software Engineering
7 55 (22.09%) Mathematics
7 55 (22.09%) Problem-Solving
8 53 (21.29%) Scrum
9 40 (16.06%) Test Automation
10 37 (14.86%) Full Stack Development
10 37 (14.86%) TDD
11 35 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (13.25%) Data Modelling
13 31 (12.45%) Machine Learning
14 29 (11.65%) Project Delivery
15 28 (11.24%) Data Science
15 28 (11.24%) Design Thinking
16 27 (10.84%) Decision-Making
16 27 (10.84%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 102 (40.96%) C#
2 91 (36.55%) JavaScript
3 83 (33.33%) Java
4 63 (25.30%) Python
5 40 (16.06%) SQL
6 30 (12.05%) TypeScript
7 19 (7.63%) Perl
8 14 (5.62%) C++
9 13 (5.22%) C
10 12 (4.82%) Shell Script
11 10 (4.02%) Java 8
12 9 (3.61%) Java 11
13 8 (3.21%) PHP
14 7 (2.81%) Ruby
15 6 (2.41%) ES6
16 5 (2.01%) Kotlin
17 4 (1.61%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.80%) Apple Swift
18 2 (0.80%) Bash
18 2 (0.80%) Go
Qualifications
1 77 (30.92%) Degree
2 29 (11.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (6.02%) PhD
4 11 (4.42%) TOGAF Certification
5 8 (3.21%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.01%) Master's Degree
6 5 (2.01%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.04%) QA
2 14 (5.62%) GxP
3 4 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.80%) NIST
5 1 (0.40%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.40%) GDPR
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (26.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 87 (34.94%) Kubernetes
2 36 (14.46%) Ansible
3 22 (8.84%) Terraform
4 3 (1.20%) Kubeflow
4 3 (1.20%) Puppet
5 2 (0.80%) Consul
5 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.40%) Kibana
6 1 (0.40%) Kustomize
Vendors
1 55 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.64%) Oracle
3 13 (5.22%) Red Hat
4 12 (4.82%) Facebook
5 8 (3.21%) MuleSoft
5 8 (3.21%) SAP
6 7 (2.81%) Dataiku
6 7 (2.81%) Google
7 6 (2.41%) Pega
7 6 (2.41%) WSO2
8 3 (1.20%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.80%) BEA
9 2 (0.80%) CrowdStrike
9 2 (0.80%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.80%) Spotify
9 2 (0.80%) Workday
10 1 (0.40%) IBM
10 1 (0.40%) Optimizely