Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > North East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 87 104
Rank change year-on-year +16 +17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 44 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.11% 1.39% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 1.54% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 8
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -25.58% -
10th Percentile £37,275 £34,375 £39,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £52,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +8.70%

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 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 1,307 1,039 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.37% 90.35% 86.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,066 891 1,090
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,959 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -2.60% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,250 £25,725
90th Percentile £64,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 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
Tyne and Wear -2 33 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Durham +19 8 £40,000 -1.23% 4
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 North East region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (61.36%) HTML
3 25 (56.82%) CSS
4 20 (45.45%) Java
4 20 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
5 17 (38.64%) jQuery
6 16 (36.36%) SQL
7 15 (34.09%) TDD
7 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
8 14 (31.82%) Spring
9 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
9 13 (29.55%) React
10 12 (27.27%) DevOps
10 12 (27.27%) Node.js
10 12 (27.27%) Spring Boot
10 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (27.27%) Linux
11 11 (25.00%) MVC
11 11 (25.00%) QA
11 11 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
12 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
12 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
12 10 (22.73%) C#
12 10 (22.73%) .NET
13 9 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (20.45%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (18.18%) Relational Database

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 9 (20.45%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
2 5 (11.36%) Apache Spark
2 5 (11.36%) JBoss
2 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) Confluence
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.55%) NServiceBus
6 1 (2.27%) CMS
6 1 (2.27%) Jetty
6 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.36%) Office 365
4 4 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.55%) SaaS
6 1 (2.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) MySQL
3 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (9.09%) Big Data
4 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.82%) DB2
6 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.64%) Gradle
3 6 (13.64%) Subversion
4 5 (11.36%) JUnit
5 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.09%) JIRA
5 4 (9.09%) Maven
5 4 (9.09%) Selenium
5 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.82%) Ant
6 3 (6.82%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.82%) GitLab
7 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.27%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Architect
5 5 (11.36%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Angular Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Architect
6 4 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Java Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.82%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) HTML
2 25 (56.82%) CSS
3 20 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 17 (38.64%) jQuery
5 14 (31.82%) Spring
6 13 (29.55%) React
7 12 (27.27%) Node.js
7 12 (27.27%) Spring Boot
8 10 (22.73%) .NET
8 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
10 7 (15.91%) REST
11 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
11 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (13.64%) JSON
12 5 (11.36%) Django
12 5 (11.36%) HTML5
12 5 (11.36%) Sass
12 5 (11.36%) SOAP
12 5 (11.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (9.09%) Cloud Native
3 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.55%) EPoS
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Unix
3 3 (6.82%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Software Engineering
2 15 (34.09%) TDD
3 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (27.27%) DevOps
5 11 (25.00%) MVC
5 11 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
7 8 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (18.18%) Scrum
8 6 (13.64%) API Design
9 5 (11.36%) Analytics
9 5 (11.36%) Data Analytics
9 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Web Design
9 5 (11.36%) Wireframes
10 4 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
10 4 (9.09%) IT Strategy
11 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 16 (36.36%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) C#
5 8 (18.18%) Java 8
6 7 (15.91%) Python
7 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
8 5 (11.36%) C
8 5 (11.36%) C++
8 5 (11.36%) Korn
9 2 (4.55%) Scala
9 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.27%) Java 9
10 1 (2.27%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.27%) Perl
10 1 (2.27%) Ruby
10 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Ansible
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Sybase
3 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.27%) Facebook
4 1 (2.27%) Twitter