Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 52 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 +37 -19
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 20 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.61% 2.29% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 2.47% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 6
Liverpool median annual salary £60,000 £74,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.46% +86.25% -38.46%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £42,500
Merseyside median annual salary £60,000 £74,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -19.46% +86.25% -38.46%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 500 649 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 90.25% 92.98% 90.36%
Number of salaries quoted 372 508 590
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Liverpool

Microservices
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Microservices in Liverpool

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (30.00%) BDD
4 6 (30.00%) REST
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) B2B
5 5 (25.00%) B2C
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 5 (25.00%) Groovy
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Spring
5 5 (25.00%) Marketing
5 5 (25.00%) Mockito
5 5 (25.00%) iPad
5 5 (25.00%) Java 8
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (15.00%) RESTful
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.00%) Scaled Agile Framework

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Mockito
2 2 (10.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Product Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Product Owner
6 2 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum Master
7 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) REST
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) Angular 2
4 2 (10.00%) Laravel
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) Java EE
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) Symfony
5 1 (5.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) iPad
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (30.00%) BDD
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) B2B
4 5 (25.00%) B2C
4 5 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) ERP
7 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.00%) Kanban
7 2 (10.00%) PLM
7 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) Groovy
2 5 (25.00%) Java 8
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle