Period
to 17 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 91 135
Rank change year-on-year +2 +44 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 16 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.45% 1.84% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 2.09% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 3
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +59.09% -
10th Percentile £25,300 £41,500 £31,300
90th Percentile £110,000 £71,250 £44,900
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +22.22%

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 963 1,196 1,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.99% 88.07% 89.41%
Number of salaries quoted 795 1,043 1,543
Kent median annual salary £41,312 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.93% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,500 £23,150
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £63,300
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 August 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 August 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 +10 4 £45,000 +63.64% 1
Rochester - 4 - -
Dartford -3 1 £80,000 +68.42%
Maidstone - 1 £21,000 - 1
Westerham - 1 £75,000 -
Microservices
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) ERP
4 7 (43.75%) SDLC
5 6 (37.50%) React
5 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) Infragistics
6 5 (31.25%) Practice Management
6 5 (31.25%) Legal
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) WinForms
6 5 (31.25%) Information Security
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) OOD
6 5 (31.25%) CRM
6 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
6 5 (31.25%) VBA
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Xamarin

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 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) Hyperledger
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) Blockchain
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) NUnit
3 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Robot Framework
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Team Leader
2 5 (31.25%) Team Leader
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Product Architect
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ICT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior QA Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 6 (37.50%) React
3 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
3 5 (31.25%) WinForms
3 5 (31.25%) WPF
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Core
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) Vue.js
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) Express
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) ERP
2 7 (43.75%) SDLC
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) Information Security
4 5 (31.25%) MVVM
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) OOD
4 5 (31.25%) Practice Management
4 5 (31.25%) Service Design
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) VBA
5 3 (18.75%) Go
5 3 (18.75%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (6.25%) Java 8
7 1 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) GDPR
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Aderant
1 5 (31.25%) Infragistics
1 5 (31.25%) LexisNexis
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.25%) Google