Period
to 25 November 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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 73 96
Rank change year-on-year +29 +23 +116
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 98 253 311
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.95% 3.76% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 4.13% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 111 218 249
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +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 1,763 6,124 9,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.04% 91.05% 90.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,430 4,295 6,831
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,488 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,122 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.99% - +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 25 November 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 25 November 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
Cambridgeshire +8 39 £53,750 -2.27% 13
Essex +29 32 £75,000 +30.43% 6
Hertfordshire +56 14 £46,250 -22.92% 15
Bedfordshire 0 7 £78,500 +12.14% 4
Norfolk +32 4 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Suffolk +30 2 £51,250 -51.19% 3
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 69 (70.41%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (54.08%) DevOps
3 49 (50.00%) Azure
4 45 (45.92%) JavaScript
5 44 (44.90%) Java
6 43 (43.88%) AWS
7 36 (36.73%) TDD
8 35 (35.71%) Scrum
8 35 (35.71%) Git (software)
9 34 (34.69%) C#
10 33 (33.67%) SQL
10 33 (33.67%) Python
11 32 (32.65%) AngularJS
11 32 (32.65%) Docker
12 30 (30.61%) REST
13 28 (28.57%) Jenkins
13 28 (28.57%) Kubernetes
14 27 (27.55%) .NET
15 26 (26.53%) BDD
16 25 (25.51%) Ansible
17 22 (22.45%) Node.js
17 22 (22.45%) CSS
17 22 (22.45%) Terraform
18 21 (21.43%) Serverless
18 21 (21.43%) Spring
19 19 (19.39%) PostgreSQL
19 19 (19.39%) Linux
19 19 (19.39%) Kanban
20 18 (18.37%) Java 8
20 18 (18.37%) Spring Boot

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 6 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (6.12%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.10%) Apache
2 5 (5.10%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.02%) CMS
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 49 (50.00%) Azure
2 43 (43.88%) AWS
3 21 (21.43%) Serverless
4 15 (15.31%) Amazon EKS
5 14 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
6 6 (6.12%) GCP
7 5 (5.10%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (5.10%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (3.06%) SaaS
9 2 (2.04%) OpenShift
10 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.02%) Datadog
10 1 (1.02%) GitHub
10 1 (1.02%) Kong
10 1 (1.02%) npm
10 1 (1.02%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.02%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (15.31%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.20%) MySQL
3 10 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.18%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.10%) Redis
5 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.08%) Apache Ignite
6 4 (4.08%) CouchDB
6 4 (4.08%) Flink
7 3 (3.06%) Big Data
7 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.02%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 35 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 28 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.16%) NUnit
3 8 (8.16%) Selenium
3 8 (8.16%) TestNG
3 8 (8.16%) WebDriver
4 7 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.10%) Bitbucket
5 5 (5.10%) GitLab
5 5 (5.10%) JIRA
5 5 (5.10%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.08%) CircleCI
6 4 (4.08%) Travis CI
7 3 (3.06%) Grunt
7 3 (3.06%) Maven
8 2 (2.04%) Bower
8 2 (2.04%) DbUnit
8 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 12 (12.24%) Public Sector
2 8 (8.16%) Publishing
3 2 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (1.02%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.02%) French Language
4 1 (1.02%) German Language
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 57 (58.16%) Developer
2 16 (16.33%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 13 (13.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (13.27%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.20%) PHP Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Architect
6 8 (8.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Azure DevOps
8 6 (6.12%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) MySQL Developer
8 6 (6.12%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.65%) AngularJS
2 30 (30.61%) REST
3 27 (27.55%) .NET
4 22 (22.45%) CSS
4 22 (22.45%) Node.js
5 21 (21.43%) Spring
6 18 (18.37%) Spring Boot
7 16 (16.33%) Vue.js
8 15 (15.31%) HTML
9 14 (14.29%) RESTful
9 14 (14.29%) Web Services
10 13 (13.27%) React
11 10 (10.20%) .NET Core
11 10 (10.20%) .NET Framework
12 9 (9.18%) Apache Camel
12 9 (9.18%) Sass
13 8 (8.16%) HTML5
13 8 (8.16%) Laravel
13 8 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (8.16%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (8.16%) Cloud Native
3 4 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.06%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.02%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.02%) Android
2 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.02%) CentOS
2 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (70.41%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (54.08%) DevOps
3 36 (36.73%) TDD
4 35 (35.71%) Scrum
5 26 (26.53%) BDD
6 19 (19.39%) Kanban
7 15 (15.31%) MVC
8 13 (13.27%) Test Automation
9 12 (12.24%) Process Management
10 10 (10.20%) Analytics
10 10 (10.20%) Configuration Management
10 10 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.18%) OO
11 9 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
12 8 (8.16%) Functional Testing
12 8 (8.16%) SDET
12 8 (8.16%) Security Operations
12 8 (8.16%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.92%) JavaScript
2 44 (44.90%) Java
3 34 (34.69%) C#
4 33 (33.67%) Python
4 33 (33.67%) SQL
5 18 (18.37%) Java 8
6 10 (10.20%) PHP
7 8 (8.16%) Perl
7 8 (8.16%) VB.NET
8 6 (6.12%) C++
8 6 (6.12%) Go
8 6 (6.12%) Rust
8 6 (6.12%) TypeScript
9 5 (5.10%) R
10 4 (4.08%) Clojure
10 4 (4.08%) F#
10 4 (4.08%) Haskell
10 4 (4.08%) Scala
11 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.06%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.22%) Degree
2 11 (11.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.02%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.02%) IIBA
4 1 (1.02%) ISEB
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.02%) PMO
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 32 (32.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 25 (25.51%) Ansible
3 22 (22.45%) Terraform
4 15 (15.31%) Puppet
5 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.02%) Bareos
6 1 (1.02%) Graylog
6 1 (1.02%) Kibana
6 1 (1.02%) Opsgenie
6 1 (1.02%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.02%) StatsD
Vendors
1 17 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) WSO2
2 8 (8.16%) Zend
3 6 (6.12%) Pega
4 5 (5.10%) JD Edwards
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle
6 2 (2.04%) Google
7 1 (1.02%) Apple
7 1 (1.02%) Cloudera