Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 81 123
Rank change year-on-year +1 +42 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 11 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.12% 2.49% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 2.78% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 4
Kent median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +84.93% -2.67%
10th Percentile £39,500 £50,000 £31,325
90th Percentile £110,000 £87,500 £46,000
South East median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +3.64% +2.33% +19.44%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 880 1,185 1,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 89.98% 89.43% 89.41%
Number of salaries quoted 742 1,012 1,352
Kent median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,375 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Kent

Microservices
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microservices in Kent.

Salary trend for Microservices in Kent

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Kent over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Kent

Microservices
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £45,000 -
West Malling +5 1 £35,000 - 1
Westerham - 1 £75,000 - 1
Chatham - 1 £80,000 -
Dartford - 1 £80,000 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £42,500 - 4
Tonbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Microservices
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) React
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Go
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
5 2 (18.18%) Cryptocurrency
5 2 (18.18%) Blockchain
5 2 (18.18%) Hyperledger
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Hyperledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Serverless
2 1 (9.09%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Blockchain
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Hazelcast
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Product Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Django Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
2 5 (45.45%) React
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Express
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Node.js
4 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
5 1 (9.09%) Angular 2
5 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) LESS
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (9.09%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Data Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
4 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Statistics
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Go
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Consul
1 1 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (9.09%) Grafana
1 1 (9.09%) Graphite
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Opsview
1 1 (9.09%) Packer
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Salt
1 1 (9.09%) Terraform
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) MuleSoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP