Period
to 25 February 2021

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 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > North East
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 49 64
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 62 52 50
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 5.89% 4.09% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.52% 4.41% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 91 42 52
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.91% +3.00%
10th Percentile £35,250 £32,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,707 £110,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +1.17%

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 951 1,178 1,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 90.31% 92.61% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 753 875 1,007
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,852 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.52% +4.63% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,200 £24,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Microservices as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microservices in the North East.

Salary trend for Microservices in the North East

Microservices
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in the North East over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

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 25 February 2021. 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 +30 54 £55,000 +0.94% 30
Durham +2 7 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (66.13%) DevOps
3 37 (59.68%) AWS
3 37 (59.68%) Java
4 34 (54.84%) Azure
5 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
5 32 (51.61%) SQL
6 30 (48.39%) OO
6 30 (48.39%) Spring
7 29 (46.77%) Spring Boot
8 28 (45.16%) NoSQL
9 26 (41.94%) Jenkins
10 25 (40.32%) RESTful
10 25 (40.32%) Maven
10 25 (40.32%) OOP
11 24 (38.71%) Linux
11 24 (38.71%) JUnit
11 24 (38.71%) Oracle
12 23 (37.10%) TDD
13 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
13 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
14 16 (25.81%) .NET
14 16 (25.81%) Web Services
15 13 (20.97%) .NET Core
16 12 (19.35%) C#
17 10 (16.13%) HTML
17 10 (16.13%) CSS
18 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
18 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
18 9 (14.52%) Public Sector

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 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (59.68%) AWS
2 34 (54.84%) Azure
3 4 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.84%) SaaS
5 2 (3.23%) GCP
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (1.61%) Power Automate
6 1 (1.61%) Serverless
6 1 (1.61%) SonarCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.16%) NoSQL
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Jenkins
2 25 (40.32%) Maven
3 24 (38.71%) JUnit
4 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
5 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.61%) GitLab
6 1 (1.61%) Selenium
6 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (14.52%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 24 (38.71%) Software Engineer
3 17 (27.42%) Java Engineer
3 17 (27.42%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) Senior Developer
5 14 (22.58%) Java Developer
6 12 (19.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
7 8 (12.90%) Java Scala Software Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Scala Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Scala Software Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Software Developer
8 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
9 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (8.06%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
12 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (4.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) Spring
2 29 (46.77%) Spring Boot
3 25 (40.32%) RESTful
4 16 (25.81%) .NET
4 16 (25.81%) Web Services
5 13 (20.97%) .NET Core
6 10 (16.13%) CSS
6 10 (16.13%) HTML
7 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
8 7 (11.29%) Entity Framework
9 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (6.45%) CSS3
10 4 (6.45%) HTML5
10 4 (6.45%) Lambda Expressions
10 4 (6.45%) Node.js
10 4 (6.45%) REST
11 3 (4.84%) jQuery
12 2 (3.23%) Polymer
12 2 (3.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.61%) Social Media
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (66.13%) DevOps
3 32 (51.61%) Software Engineering
4 30 (48.39%) OO
5 25 (40.32%) OOP
6 23 (37.10%) TDD
7 8 (12.90%) SOLID
8 7 (11.29%) MVC
9 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.68%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.06%) BDD
10 5 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.45%) Decision-Making
11 4 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (6.45%) Scrum
12 3 (4.84%) API Design
12 3 (4.84%) Continuous Deployment
12 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure as Code
13 2 (3.23%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) Java
2 32 (51.61%) SQL
3 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.35%) C#
5 8 (12.90%) Scala
6 6 (9.68%) Python
7 5 (8.06%) TypeScript
8 4 (6.45%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.61%) Go
9 1 (1.61%) Java 8
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
1 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.45%) Terraform
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Oracle
2 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Zend