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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > London
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 19 17 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 9,330 4,977 3,231
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 12.20% 11.92% 9.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.63% 12.51% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,970 2,946 2,746
10th Percentile £56,250 £53,000 £46,250
25th Percentile £66,361 £65,000 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
75th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £95,000
90th Percentile £120,250 £115,000 £115,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -3.70%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 73,895 39,787 31,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 96.59% 95.26% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35,135 27,392 25,451
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £103,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +4.76%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in London

Microservices
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microservices in London

Microservices
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in London over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Microservices in London

Microservices
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the London region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -6 717 £90,000 +9.09% 190
West London +18 332 £70,000 +7.69% 68
South London +21 319 £60,000 -14.29% 7
East London +13 144 £75,000 - 43
North London +8 57 - - 5
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 5,841 (62.60%) Agile
2 4,765 (51.07%) AWS
3 4,412 (47.29%) Java
4 4,040 (43.30%) Kubernetes
5 3,993 (42.80%) Software Engineering
6 3,737 (40.05%) Docker
7 3,641 (39.02%) CI/CD
8 3,261 (34.95%) Finance
9 3,059 (32.79%) JavaScript
10 2,929 (31.39%) DevOps
11 2,717 (29.12%) React
12 2,675 (28.67%) TDD
13 2,657 (28.48%) Azure
14 2,563 (27.47%) Python
15 2,294 (24.59%) SQL
16 2,166 (23.22%) Spring
17 2,069 (22.18%) Test Automation
18 2,004 (21.48%) GCP
19 1,992 (21.35%) Git (software)
19 1,992 (21.35%) REST
20 1,957 (20.98%) Node.js
21 1,938 (20.77%) Social Skills
22 1,932 (20.71%) Serverless
23 1,813 (19.43%) NoSQL
24 1,762 (18.89%) Scrum
25 1,726 (18.50%) Mentoring
26 1,685 (18.06%) .NET
27 1,667 (17.87%) Kafka
28 1,649 (17.67%) RESTful
29 1,605 (17.20%) Full Stack Development

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 311 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 247 (2.65%) Confluence
3 240 (2.57%) Apache
4 169 (1.81%) CMS
5 147 (1.58%) Apache Airflow
6 104 (1.11%) IIS
7 85 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 82 (0.88%) nginx
9 70 (0.75%) JBoss
10 62 (0.66%) Headless CMS
10 62 (0.66%) Tornado
11 50 (0.54%) Umbraco
11 50 (0.54%) WordPress
12 48 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
13 30 (0.32%) Camunda
14 28 (0.30%) Apache Solr
15 25 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
16 24 (0.26%) SharePoint
17 23 (0.25%) Apache Pulsar
17 23 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 55 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (0.38%) Chatbot
3 30 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 26 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 11 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 10 (0.11%) Sketch
9 6 (0.064%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.021%) Revit
11 1 (0.011%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.011%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.011%) InVision
11 1 (0.011%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 49 (0.53%) Shopify
2 48 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 46 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
4 25 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 23 (0.25%) Magento
6 12 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
7 9 (0.096%) SAP Hybris
8 8 (0.086%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 6 (0.064%) JDE OneWorld
9 6 (0.064%) R3 Corda
10 4 (0.043%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
11 3 (0.032%) Odoo
12 1 (0.011%) Exstream
12 1 (0.011%) Maximo
12 1 (0.011%) Oracle EBS
12 1 (0.011%) Oracle Retail
12 1 (0.011%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 1 (0.011%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.011%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4,765 (51.07%) AWS
2 2,657 (28.48%) Azure
3 2,004 (21.48%) GCP
4 1,932 (20.71%) Serverless
5 1,045 (11.20%) AWS Lambda
6 794 (8.51%) GitHub
7 605 (6.48%) SaaS
8 511 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
9 419 (4.49%) Amazon S3
10 375 (4.02%) PaaS
11 371 (3.98%) AWS CloudFormation
12 365 (3.91%) Azure DevOps
13 352 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
14 336 (3.60%) OpenShift
15 334 (3.58%) Cloud Functions
16 313 (3.35%) Amazon SQS
17 270 (2.89%) Amazon ECS
18 239 (2.56%) Google Kubernetes Engine
19 214 (2.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 179 (1.92%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 401 (4.30%) HTTP
2 385 (4.13%) Internet
3 112 (1.20%) Broadband
4 104 (1.11%) Firewall
5 59 (0.63%) DNS
6 43 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 36 (0.39%) MQTT
8 32 (0.34%) WebEx
9 31 (0.33%) VPN
10 25 (0.27%) DHCP
11 23 (0.25%) PPP
12 22 (0.24%) Bluetooth
13 21 (0.23%) SSL
14 19 (0.20%) FTP
15 18 (0.19%) SMS
16 16 (0.17%) Skype
17 15 (0.16%) IPsec
18 14 (0.15%) VLAN
19 11 (0.12%) Network Security
19 11 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,813 (19.43%) NoSQL
2 1,475 (15.81%) PostgreSQL
3 1,120 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 963 (10.32%) MongoDB
5 900 (9.65%) MySQL
6 652 (6.99%) Redis
7 590 (6.32%) SQL Server
8 569 (6.10%) Big Data
9 502 (5.38%) Elasticsearch
10 497 (5.33%) DynamoDB
11 358 (3.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 294 (3.15%) Amazon Aurora
13 255 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
14 219 (2.35%) BigQuery
15 195 (2.09%) Hadoop
16 187 (2.00%) RDBMS
17 150 (1.61%) Flink
18 109 (1.17%) Cloud Spanner
19 103 (1.10%) Amazon Athena
19 103 (1.10%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1,992 (21.35%) Git (software)
2 1,575 (16.88%) Jenkins
3 713 (7.64%) Maven
4 667 (7.15%) JIRA
5 549 (5.88%) Gradle
6 531 (5.69%) JUnit
7 526 (5.64%) GitLab
8 403 (4.32%) Mockito
9 344 (3.69%) Cypress.io
10 266 (2.85%) webpack
11 257 (2.75%) Subversion
12 247 (2.65%) Cucumber
13 234 (2.51%) Bitbucket
14 228 (2.44%) Selenium
15 216 (2.32%) Octopus Deploy
16 215 (2.30%) TeamCity
17 181 (1.94%) CircleCI
18 176 (1.89%) Postman
19 156 (1.67%) Babel
20 145 (1.55%) SonarQube
General
1 3,261 (34.95%) Finance
2 1,938 (20.77%) Social Skills
3 1,198 (12.84%) Banking
4 666 (7.14%) Retail
5 584 (6.26%) Games
5 584 (6.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 532 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
7 501 (5.37%) Manufacturing
8 366 (3.92%) Legal
9 304 (3.26%) Marketing
10 283 (3.03%) Public Sector
11 257 (2.75%) Front Office
12 175 (1.88%) Back Office
13 169 (1.81%) Automotive
14 159 (1.70%) Financial Institution
15 158 (1.69%) Telecoms
16 132 (1.41%) Presentation Skills
17 106 (1.14%) Law
18 103 (1.10%) Retail Banking
19 97 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3,317 (35.55%) Developer
2 2,324 (24.91%) Software Engineer
3 1,113 (11.93%) Java Developer
4 1,037 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 961 (10.30%) Senior Software Engineer
6 937 (10.04%) Senior Developer
7 650 (6.97%) Architect
8 489 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
9 468 (5.02%) Full Stack Developer
10 437 (4.68%) Senior Java Engineer
11 371 (3.98%) .NET Developer
12 359 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
13 333 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
14 332 (3.56%) Software Developer
15 310 (3.32%) Backend Developer
16 299 (3.20%) Lead Developer
17 293 (3.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 272 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
19 248 (2.66%) Lead Software Engineer
20 247 (2.65%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,717 (29.12%) React
2 2,166 (23.22%) Spring
3 1,992 (21.35%) REST
4 1,957 (20.98%) Node.js
5 1,685 (18.06%) .NET
6 1,667 (17.87%) Kafka
7 1,649 (17.67%) RESTful
8 1,579 (16.92%) Spring Boot
9 1,290 (13.83%) AngularJS
10 1,041 (11.16%) CSS
11 1,020 (10.93%) HTML
12 773 (8.29%) RabbitMQ
13 757 (8.11%) GraphQL
14 719 (7.71%) .NET Core
15 657 (7.04%) Vue.js
16 486 (5.21%) ASP.NET
17 453 (4.86%) Hibernate
18 447 (4.79%) React Native
19 443 (4.75%) Web Services
20 420 (4.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 834 (8.94%) User Experience
2 819 (8.78%) Algorithms
3 724 (7.76%) Cloud Native
4 695 (7.45%) Data Structures
5 614 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
6 450 (4.82%) Mobile App
7 441 (4.73%) Life Science
8 327 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
9 314 (3.37%) Blog
10 278 (2.98%) Public Cloud
11 261 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 242 (2.59%) Hedge funds
13 234 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
14 231 (2.48%) Virtual Team
15 227 (2.43%) Derivative
16 224 (2.40%) Legacy Systems
17 215 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
18 200 (2.14%) Equities
18 200 (2.14%) Fixed Income
19 167 (1.79%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 897 (9.61%) Linux
2 394 (4.22%) Unix
3 312 (3.34%) Windows
4 278 (2.98%) Android
5 264 (2.83%) Apple iOS
6 93 (1.00%) Windows Server
7 59 (0.63%) VMS
8 57 (0.61%) Mesosphere
9 51 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 33 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.16%) CentOS
12 11 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.096%) CoreOS
14 7 (0.075%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
16 4 (0.043%) Kali Linux
17 3 (0.032%) Debian
17 3 (0.032%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.032%) Windows Server 2019
18 2 (0.021%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,841 (62.60%) Agile
2 3,993 (42.80%) Software Engineering
3 3,641 (39.02%) CI/CD
4 2,929 (31.39%) DevOps
5 2,675 (28.67%) TDD
6 2,069 (22.18%) Test Automation
7 1,762 (18.89%) Scrum
8 1,726 (18.50%) Mentoring
9 1,605 (17.20%) Full Stack Development
10 1,350 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
11 1,305 (13.99%) Event-Driven
12 1,173 (12.57%) BDD
13 1,170 (12.54%) Fintech
14 1,161 (12.44%) Problem-Solving
15 1,135 (12.17%) Open Source
16 1,045 (11.20%) SDLC
17 1,015 (10.88%) Coaching
18 924 (9.90%) Event-Driven Architecture
19 917 (9.83%) Pair Programming
20 893 (9.57%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 4,412 (47.29%) Java
2 3,059 (32.79%) JavaScript
3 2,563 (27.47%) Python
4 2,294 (24.59%) SQL
5 1,591 (17.05%) TypeScript
6 1,582 (16.96%) C#
7 671 (7.19%) Go
8 530 (5.68%) Kotlin
9 413 (4.43%) PHP
10 404 (4.33%) Ruby
11 387 (4.15%) Scala
12 331 (3.55%) PowerShell
13 297 (3.18%) ES6
14 268 (2.87%) Shell Script
15 263 (2.82%) Bash
16 255 (2.73%) C++
17 232 (2.49%) Rust
18 188 (2.02%) C
19 169 (1.81%) Groovy
20 165 (1.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 958 (10.27%) Degree
2 431 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 144 (1.54%) Master's Degree
4 86 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 68 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 59 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
7 51 (0.55%) AWS Certification
8 31 (0.33%) PhD
9 28 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
10 21 (0.23%) PMI Certification
11 15 (0.16%) ISTQB
12 14 (0.15%) CISSP
13 13 (0.14%) DV Cleared
14 12 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
16 7 (0.075%) MBA
17 5 (0.054%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 5 (0.054%) ISEB
18 4 (0.043%) CSSLP
18 4 (0.043%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,037 (11.11%) QA
2 124 (1.33%) Accessibility
3 79 (0.85%) GDPR
4 70 (0.75%) SLA
5 43 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 39 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 28 (0.30%) IEC 62304
7 28 (0.30%) ISO 13485
8 21 (0.23%) PCI DSS
9 14 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.11%) NIST
10 10 (0.11%) WCAG
11 6 (0.064%) PMO
12 5 (0.054%) SEPA
13 4 (0.043%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.032%) ISO 20022
15 2 (0.021%) GxP
15 2 (0.021%) IASME
15 2 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 1 (0.011%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3,737 (40.05%) Docker
2 91 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
3 63 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 33 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (0.24%) ISA Server
6 18 (0.19%) Active Directory
7 11 (0.12%) LXC
8 8 (0.086%) KVM
8 8 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.054%) NFS
10 4 (0.043%) vSphere
11 3 (0.032%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.021%) Postfix
13 1 (0.011%) Ceph
13 1 (0.011%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4,040 (43.30%) Kubernetes
2 1,392 (14.92%) Terraform
3 541 (5.80%) Ansible
4 340 (3.64%) Prometheus
5 313 (3.35%) Puppet
6 300 (3.22%) Grafana
6 300 (3.22%) Opscode Chef
7 153 (1.64%) Istio
8 126 (1.35%) Kibana
9 121 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
10 103 (1.10%) logstash
11 85 (0.91%) Consul
12 57 (0.61%) Automic
13 47 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
14 42 (0.45%) ZABBIX
15 39 (0.42%) Rancher
16 34 (0.36%) Opsgenie
17 32 (0.34%) HAProxy
17 32 (0.34%) MIIS
18 28 (0.30%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 1,110 (11.90%) Google
2 860 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 484 (5.19%) Oracle
4 240 (2.57%) Splunk
5 193 (2.07%) Twitter
6 109 (1.17%) New Relic
7 96 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
8 93 (1.00%) Samsung
9 81 (0.87%) Red Hat
10 61 (0.65%) Zopa
11 59 (0.63%) TrueLayer
12 56 (0.60%) Cisco
13 55 (0.59%) Atlassian
14 54 (0.58%) Dynatrace
15 53 (0.57%) AppDynamics
16 51 (0.55%) Spotify
17 47 (0.50%) IBM
17 47 (0.50%) Revolut
18 45 (0.48%) Apple
18 45 (0.48%) Tencent