Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
England > North East
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 70 81
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 16 40 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.80% 3.12% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 3.36% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 31
Median annual salary £50,000 £61,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.03% +37.22% +16.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £40,700 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £79,749 £58,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £69,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -5.80% +6.15% +4.00%

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 818 1,189 1,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.91% 92.75% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 633 894 1,320
Median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +7.93%
10th Percentile £25,550 £25,575 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,125 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 2020. 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 +10 13 £50,000 -19.03% 10
Durham +4 3 £62,500 +48.81% 4
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 11 (68.75%) AWS
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Docker
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) SDLC
5 5 (31.25%) Azure
5 5 (31.25%) Serverless
5 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) Fintech
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Core
6 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
7 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (18.75%) Terraform
7 3 (18.75%) Ansible
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) JPA
7 3 (18.75%) C#

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 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Serverless
3 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (12.50%) npm
5 1 (6.25%) GCP
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) Redis
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) .NET Core
1 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) JPA
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (12.50%) JTA
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (12.50%) React
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (12.50%) Servlets
3 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) CentOS
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) SDLC
4 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (25.00%) Fintech
5 4 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) Logistics
7 2 (12.50%) OOP
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
8 1 (6.25%) API Design
8 1 (6.25%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Ansible
1 3 (18.75%) Terraform
2 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (6.25%) Packer
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 2 (12.50%) Sage