Period
to 18 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 59 83
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 223 74 233
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.06% 4.14% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 4.58% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 142 66 183
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,125 £40,500
25th Percentile £44,063 £42,125 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £83,625 £90,625 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -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 5,011 1,615 6,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.21% 90.27% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,684 1,318 4,596
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,022
25th Percentile £35,500 £38,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £62,813 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 18 October 2021.

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 October 2021. 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 +10 115 £55,000 +22.22% 37
Essex +15 48 £75,000 +11.11% 12
Hertfordshire -47 41 £55,000 -8.33% 34
Bedfordshire -2 16 £80,000 +120.69% 9
Suffolk -8 8 £40,000 -21.95% 3
Norfolk -22 4 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, 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.

1 117 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (52.02%) React
3 111 (49.78%) Azure
4 99 (44.39%) DevOps
5 96 (43.05%) JavaScript
6 95 (42.60%) AWS
7 90 (40.36%) C#
8 87 (39.01%) .NET
9 86 (38.57%) Kubernetes
10 79 (35.43%) Docker
11 75 (33.63%) Serverless
12 74 (33.18%) Node.js
13 73 (32.74%) Java
14 64 (28.70%) SQL
15 59 (26.46%) Full Stack Development
16 58 (26.01%) Python
17 55 (24.66%) Microsoft
18 51 (22.87%) REST
19 48 (21.52%) Scrum
19 48 (21.52%) Software Engineering
20 45 (20.18%) TypeScript
21 40 (17.94%) TDD
21 40 (17.94%) Web Services
21 40 (17.94%) Spring
22 39 (17.49%) Spring Boot
23 38 (17.04%) AngularJS
23 38 (17.04%) Jenkins
24 37 (16.59%) NoSQL
25 35 (15.70%) Degree
25 35 (15.70%) Computer Science

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 17 (7.62%) OpenStack
2 16 (7.17%) Apache Spark
3 13 (5.83%) Confluence
4 5 (2.24%) Apache
5 4 (1.79%) CMS
5 4 (1.79%) nginx
6 3 (1.35%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.35%) WordPress
7 1 (0.45%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.45%) IIS
7 1 (0.45%) Liferay
7 1 (0.45%) Mule
7 1 (0.45%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 111 (49.78%) Azure
2 95 (42.60%) AWS
3 75 (33.63%) Serverless
4 35 (15.70%) PaaS
5 34 (15.25%) Azure Stack
6 30 (13.45%) Cloud Computing
7 29 (13.00%) Azure Service Bus
8 23 (10.31%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 23 (10.31%) Azure Data Factory
8 23 (10.31%) Azure Functions
8 23 (10.31%) Azure Storage
9 21 (9.42%) GCP
10 14 (6.28%) GitHub
11 11 (4.93%) Amazon ECS
11 11 (4.93%) SaaS
12 10 (4.48%) OpenShift
13 7 (3.14%) Amazon EKS
13 7 (3.14%) Azure Pipelines
14 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (1.79%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.69%) HTTP
2 3 (1.35%) AMQP
2 3 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (0.45%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.59%) NoSQL
2 33 (14.80%) MySQL
2 33 (14.80%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.52%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.17%) Hadoop
5 15 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.59%) Redis
8 6 (2.69%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.35%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.90%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.45%) Big Data
11 1 (0.45%) Flink
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (17.04%) Jenkins
2 31 (13.90%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.62%) Selenium
4 13 (5.83%) JIRA
5 10 (4.48%) SpecFlow
5 10 (4.48%) WebDriver
6 8 (3.59%) Mocha
7 7 (3.14%) GitLab
8 6 (2.69%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.79%) Maven
9 4 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.79%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.79%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.35%) CircleCI
11 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.90%) JUnit
12 1 (0.45%) JMeter
12 1 (0.45%) NUnit
12 1 (0.45%) Subversion
12 1 (0.45%) TestNG
General
1 32 (14.35%) Finance
2 24 (10.76%) Social Skills
3 14 (6.28%) Games
4 13 (5.83%) Retail
5 12 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 12 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (4.93%) Billing
7 10 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.59%) Telecoms
9 7 (3.14%) Marketing
10 6 (2.69%) Public Sector
11 5 (2.24%) Automotive
12 4 (1.79%) Legal
13 2 (0.90%) Banking
13 2 (0.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 2 (0.90%) Law
13 2 (0.90%) Military
13 2 (0.90%) Public Speaking
14 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 133 (59.64%) Developer
2 41 (18.39%) .NET Developer
3 30 (13.45%) Software Engineer
4 24 (10.76%) Architect
5 22 (9.87%) Senior Developer
5 22 (9.87%) Software Developer
6 20 (8.97%) C# Developer
6 20 (8.97%) Cloud Developer
7 19 (8.52%) Java Developer
8 16 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (6.73%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (5.83%) Applications Architect
11 12 (5.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (4.48%) Analyst
12 10 (4.48%) Data Science Leader
12 10 (4.48%) Java Engineer
12 10 (4.48%) Junior
13 9 (4.04%) Development Engineer
13 9 (4.04%) Software Development Engineer
14 8 (3.59%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (52.02%) React
2 87 (39.01%) .NET
3 74 (33.18%) Node.js
4 51 (22.87%) REST
5 40 (17.94%) Spring
5 40 (17.94%) Web Services
6 39 (17.49%) Spring Boot
7 38 (17.04%) AngularJS
8 30 (13.45%) CSS
8 30 (13.45%) HTML
9 29 (13.00%) .NET Core
10 25 (11.21%) RabbitMQ
11 23 (10.31%) Middleware
11 23 (10.31%) OAuth
11 23 (10.31%) OAuth2
12 22 (9.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (9.42%) JSON
14 20 (8.97%) RESTful
15 19 (8.52%) React Native
16 16 (7.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.21%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (10.31%) Public Cloud
3 22 (9.87%) Mobile App
3 22 (9.87%) User Experience
4 21 (9.42%) Cloud Native
5 18 (8.07%) Life Science
6 17 (7.62%) Algorithms
7 12 (5.38%) Renewable Energy
7 12 (5.38%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (5.38%) Virtual Team
8 10 (4.48%) Social Media
9 9 (4.04%) iPad
10 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.24%) Spread Betting
12 4 (1.79%) Legacy Systems
13 3 (1.35%) Video on Demand
13 3 (1.35%) Video\Live Streaming
14 2 (0.90%) NHS
15 1 (0.45%) Legacy Code
15 1 (0.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.80%) Linux
2 10 (4.48%) Unix
3 9 (4.04%) Android
4 8 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.90%) Windows
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.45%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (44.39%) DevOps
3 59 (26.46%) Full Stack Development
4 48 (21.52%) Scrum
4 48 (21.52%) Software Engineering
5 40 (17.94%) TDD
6 35 (15.70%) Computer Science
7 33 (14.80%) E-Commerce
8 31 (13.90%) Machine Learning
9 30 (13.45%) Natural Language Processing
10 29 (13.00%) Data Science
11 28 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (12.11%) API Development
12 27 (12.11%) BDD
13 24 (10.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 24 (10.76%) Multithreading
14 23 (10.31%) API Design
14 23 (10.31%) Test Automation
15 21 (9.42%) Front End Development
15 21 (9.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 96 (43.05%) JavaScript
2 90 (40.36%) C#
3 73 (32.74%) Java
4 64 (28.70%) SQL
5 58 (26.01%) Python
6 45 (20.18%) TypeScript
7 16 (7.17%) Java 11
8 15 (6.73%) Perl
9 14 (6.28%) Java 8
10 9 (4.04%) C++
10 9 (4.04%) Ruby
11 8 (3.59%) C
11 8 (3.59%) Kotlin
12 7 (3.14%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.69%) PHP
14 3 (1.35%) ES6
15 2 (0.90%) Go
15 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.45%) Clojure
16 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (15.70%) Degree
2 19 (8.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (7.62%) PhD
4 7 (3.14%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.90%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.17%) GxP
2 14 (6.28%) QA
System Software
1 79 (35.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 86 (38.57%) Kubernetes
2 27 (12.11%) Terraform
3 23 (10.31%) Ansible
4 6 (2.69%) Kubeflow
5 5 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.45%) Consul
Vendors
1 55 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.28%) Google
3 12 (5.38%) Oracle
4 10 (4.48%) Dataiku
4 10 (4.48%) Facebook
5 9 (4.04%) Elastic Path
6 7 (3.14%) Pega
6 7 (3.14%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.14%) WSO2
7 4 (1.79%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.35%) IBM
8 3 (1.35%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.90%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.90%) SAP
9 2 (0.90%) Workday
10 1 (0.45%) ANSYS
10 1 (0.45%) Optimizely