Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 33 43
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 +90
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 34 163 128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.77% 7.24% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.34% 7.72% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 78 73
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £43,625 £37,125 £43,800
90th Percentile £86,250 £76,625 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 637 2,112 2,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 89.34% 93.82% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 463 1,180 1,467
Median annual salary £47,575 £45,100 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.49% -3.01% +9.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £28,900
90th Percentile £74,750 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -1.10% +3.41%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Microservices as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Edinburgh

Microservices
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microservices in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Microservices in Edinburgh

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 17 (50.00%) Docker
2 16 (47.06%) C#
3 15 (44.12%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
4 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 13 (38.24%) AWS
6 12 (35.29%) Kubernetes
7 11 (32.35%) Finance
7 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
7 11 (32.35%) Python
8 9 (26.47%) DevOps
8 9 (26.47%) Node.js
9 8 (23.53%) Analytics
9 8 (23.53%) Azure
9 8 (23.53%) Dart
9 8 (23.53%) Mobile Development
9 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (23.53%) Fintech
9 8 (23.53%) Prototyping
9 8 (23.53%) Serverless
10 7 (20.59%) Decision-Making
10 7 (20.59%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
10 7 (20.59%) REST
11 6 (17.65%) React Native
11 6 (17.65%) GCP
12 5 (14.71%) Kafka
12 5 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (14.71%) SQL

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.76%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) AWS
2 8 (23.53%) Azure
2 8 (23.53%) Serverless
3 6 (17.65%) GCP
4 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (11.76%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cypress.io
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) JUnit
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Engineering Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) AWS Architect
8 1 (2.94%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Backend Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Product Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) Node.js
3 7 (20.59%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (20.59%) REST
4 6 (17.65%) React Native
5 5 (14.71%) Kafka
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 4 (11.76%) Django
6 4 (11.76%) Flutter
6 4 (11.76%) GraphQL
7 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.82%) React
7 3 (8.82%) Spring
8 2 (5.88%) CSS
8 2 (5.88%) HTML
8 2 (5.88%) LDAP
8 2 (5.88%) RESTful
8 2 (5.88%) Spring Boot
8 2 (5.88%) Vue.js
8 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) PKI
2 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
2 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 9 (26.47%) DevOps
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Analytics
4 8 (23.53%) Fintech
4 8 (23.53%) Mobile Development
4 8 (23.53%) Prototyping
5 7 (20.59%) Decision-Making
6 5 (14.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) People Management
7 4 (11.76%) Product Backlog
7 4 (11.76%) Software Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) Web Development
8 3 (8.82%) Information Security
8 3 (8.82%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.82%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) Python
4 8 (23.53%) Dart
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) Apple Swift
6 4 (11.76%) Kotlin
6 4 (11.76%) Objective-C
7 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.88%) Clojure
8 2 (5.88%) Scala
9 1 (2.94%) ES6
9 1 (2.94%) F#
9 1 (2.94%) Java 8
9 1 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.94%) Ruby
9 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) COBIT
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Dynatrace
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Splunk
2 1 (2.94%) TIBCO