Period
to 26 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 26 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > North East
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 100 124
Rank change year-on-year +14 +24 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 19 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.62% 1.00% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.16% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 0
North East median annual salary £39,500 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.48% - -
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -17.86%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1022 1293 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.35% 85.80% 86.84%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1134 1121
North East median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £63,175 £55,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in the North East

Microservices
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Microservices in the North East

Microservices
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in the North East over the 6 months to 26 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Microservices in the North East

Microservices
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the North East region over the 6 months to 26 September 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +20 15 £39,500 -41.48% 2
Durham - 4 £40,500 - 1
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2017, IT jobs citing Microservices also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) WPF
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) MySQL
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) SOLID
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Coaching
6 4 (21.05%) MVC
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) Selenium
6 4 (21.05%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
7 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) WCF

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) WPF
3 4 (21.05%) RESTful
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Spring
5 2 (10.53%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) Dropwizard
6 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) CentOS
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 5 (26.32%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) OO
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) SOLID
5 4 (21.05%) Coaching
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) Functional Programming
7 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
7 2 (10.53%) OOP
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
8 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Clojure
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.26%) OpenText
3 1 (5.26%) Pega
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat