Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South East > Kent
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 60 84
Rank change year-on-year -26 +24 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 6 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.72% 2.80% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 3.02% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 15
Kent median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% -33.33% +22.73%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £56,750 £71,250 £87,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +3.77%

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 766 794 1,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 91.63% 92.54% 91.22%
Number of salaries quoted 652 655 996
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 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
West Malling +1 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Maidstone -10 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Folkestone - 1 £42,500 - 1
Microservices
South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) ODBC
4 3 (50.00%) MS Access
4 3 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (50.00%) Firebird
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) FileMaker
4 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) Grails
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (50.00%) Azure

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (16.67%) AWS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) npm
2 1 (16.67%) NuGet
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) FileMaker
1 3 (50.00%) Firebird
1 3 (50.00%) MS Access
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bower
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) Grails
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) ODBC
3 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) WinForms
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) API Development
3 3 (50.00%) Coaching
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) VMware