Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 100 92
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8 +142
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 63 199 362
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.10% 2.79% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 3.10% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 60 156 290
Median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,350 £40,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,250 £80,000 £80,000
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 1,825 6,418 10,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.72% 89.95% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,406 4,632 7,531
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,875 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,125 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Hertfordshire +60 23 £60,000 - 34
Cambridgeshire +20 18 £36,000 -34.55% 10
Essex +8 14 £90,000 +60.00% 10
Suffolk +25 4 £46,250 -19.57% 3
Norfolk +23 2 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Bedfordshire +14 2 £36,250 -39.58%
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
2 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (44.44%) Azure
4 27 (42.86%) CSS
5 25 (39.68%) AWS
6 24 (38.10%) Scrum
7 21 (33.33%) C#
7 21 (33.33%) DevOps
8 20 (31.75%) AngularJS
8 20 (31.75%) Python
9 19 (30.16%) Linux
9 19 (30.16%) Docker
10 18 (28.57%) HTML
10 18 (28.57%) Java
10 18 (28.57%) SQL
11 17 (26.98%) .NET
11 17 (26.98%) Ansible
12 16 (25.40%) TDD
12 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
13 14 (22.22%) Degree
13 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 14 (22.22%) RESTful
14 13 (20.63%) Jenkins
14 13 (20.63%) MVC
14 13 (20.63%) OO
15 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
15 12 (19.05%) Node.js
15 12 (19.05%) REST
15 12 (19.05%) Vue.js
15 12 (19.05%) .NET Core

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 7 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 7 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (9.52%) Apache
3 4 (6.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.59%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Confluence
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 28 (44.44%) Azure
2 25 (39.68%) AWS
3 8 (12.70%) Serverless
4 5 (7.94%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (6.35%) Amazon EKS
5 4 (6.35%) GCP
5 4 (6.35%) SaaS
6 3 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.17%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (3.17%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.59%) Datadog
8 1 (1.59%) GitHub
8 1 (1.59%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) InfiniBand
1 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 9 (14.29%) MySQL
2 9 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.11%) Redis
4 6 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (9.52%) Apache Ignite
4 6 (9.52%) CouchDB
4 6 (9.52%) Flink
4 6 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.17%) Big Data
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.59%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (1.59%) Looker
7 1 (1.59%) Parquet
7 1 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.63%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.11%) GitLab
4 6 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (9.52%) CircleCI
4 6 (9.52%) TeamCity
4 6 (9.52%) Travis CI
5 2 (3.17%) Grunt
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
5 2 (3.17%) Maven
5 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.59%) Bower
6 1 (1.59%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.59%) jMock
6 1 (1.59%) JUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.59%) Mockito
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (73.02%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) PHP Developer
3 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.70%) React Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
5 6 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Junior
6 5 (7.94%) Junior Developer
6 5 (7.94%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (7.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Head of Technology
7 4 (6.35%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.86%) CSS
2 20 (31.75%) AngularJS
3 18 (28.57%) HTML
4 17 (26.98%) .NET
5 14 (22.22%) RESTful
6 12 (19.05%) .NET Core
6 12 (19.05%) Node.js
6 12 (19.05%) REST
6 12 (19.05%) Vue.js
7 11 (17.46%) jQuery
7 11 (17.46%) Web Services
8 10 (15.87%) Sass
8 10 (15.87%) XML
9 9 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 9 (14.29%) JSON
9 9 (14.29%) Laravel
9 9 (14.29%) Symfony
10 8 (12.70%) Zend Framework
11 7 (11.11%) HTML5
11 7 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.94%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (7.94%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (7.94%) User Experience
4 4 (6.35%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.76%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.59%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.10%) Scrum
3 21 (33.33%) DevOps
4 16 (25.40%) TDD
5 13 (20.63%) MVC
5 13 (20.63%) OO
6 11 (17.46%) Analytics
6 11 (17.46%) Machine Learning
7 9 (14.29%) OO PHP
8 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.52%) API Development
10 6 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (9.52%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (9.52%) Multithreading
10 6 (9.52%) Open Source
10 6 (9.52%) SOLID
10 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
10 6 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
2 21 (33.33%) C#
3 20 (31.75%) Python
4 18 (28.57%) Java
4 18 (28.57%) SQL
5 11 (17.46%) C++
6 10 (15.87%) PHP
7 9 (14.29%) TypeScript
8 8 (12.70%) Rust
9 7 (11.11%) Scala
10 6 (9.52%) Clojure
10 6 (9.52%) F#
10 6 (9.52%) Haskell
11 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
11 4 (6.35%) Go
11 4 (6.35%) Java 8
12 3 (4.76%) Elixir
12 3 (4.76%) Erlang
12 3 (4.76%) Kotlin
12 3 (4.76%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.59%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) GPFS
2 2 (3.17%) Lustre
2 2 (3.17%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) Ansible
2 10 (15.87%) Kubernetes
2 10 (15.87%) Puppet
3 8 (12.70%) Terraform
4 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.59%) Bareos
5 1 (1.59%) Graylog
5 1 (1.59%) Kibana
5 1 (1.59%) Opsgenie
5 1 (1.59%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.59%) StatsD
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Zend
3 6 (9.52%) Google
4 5 (7.94%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.17%) Pega
5 2 (3.17%) Tableau
5 2 (3.17%) WSO2
6 1 (1.59%) Apple
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle
6 1 (1.59%) Xamarin