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

Microservices
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 89 107
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 20 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.26% 1.36% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.61% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 3
North East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -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 1,390 1,121 1,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.59% 84.92% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,216 936 1,064
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
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 22 January 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 January 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 -8 20 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Microservices
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Scrum
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) SDLC
5 10 (50.00%) C#
5 10 (50.00%) OO
6 9 (45.00%) .NET
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
6 9 (45.00%) Degree
7 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) Java
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) SOA
7 8 (40.00%) Coaching
8 6 (30.00%) Retail
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (30.00%) QA
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (30.00%) Software Architecture
8 6 (30.00%) BDD
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (30.00%) DevOps
9 5 (25.00%) Line Management
9 5 (25.00%) HTML5
9 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 5 (25.00%) MySQL
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
9 5 (25.00%) Spring
10 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) MongoDB

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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Documentum
2 1 (5.00%) MTS
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Boomi
3 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Gradle
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Development Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Software Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Azure Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) HTML5
3 5 (25.00%) Spring
4 4 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) Django
5 3 (15.00%) Node.js
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (10.00%) Play Framework
6 2 (10.00%) React
6 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) WPF
7 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (5.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Scrum
3 11 (55.00%) SDLC
4 10 (50.00%) OO
5 9 (45.00%) TDD
6 8 (40.00%) Coaching
6 8 (40.00%) SOA
6 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (30.00%) BDD
7 6 (30.00%) DevOps
7 6 (30.00%) Software Architecture
8 5 (25.00%) Line Management
9 4 (20.00%) Open Source
10 3 (15.00%) Kanban
10 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (10.00%) MVC
11 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
11 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) Scala
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby
6 2 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) Go
7 1 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) OpenText
2 1 (5.00%) Pega
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.00%) Xamarin