Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.35% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary £50,750 - -
UK median annual salary £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +4.17% +9.09%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 384 426 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 91.87% 93.42% 92.36%
Number of salaries quoted 276 344 190
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% -

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Microservices as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Northern Ireland

Microservices
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Microservices in Northern Ireland

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Northern Ireland

Microservices
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
County Antrim - 14 £50,750 - 6
Microservices
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 10 (71.43%) OO
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 9 (64.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (57.14%) Software Delivery
3 8 (57.14%) Blockchain
3 8 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 8 (57.14%) Coaching
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (57.14%) Time Management
3 8 (57.14%) BDD
4 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
5 4 (28.57%) Docker
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) RHCE
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) Puppet
7 2 (14.29%) RESTful

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Blockchain
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Hazelcast
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Mockito
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) French Language
3 1 (7.14%) German Language
3 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Blockchain Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Blockchain Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Principal Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Core
2 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) EclipseLink
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) JMS
2 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.14%) LESS
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Sass
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Swagger
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Native
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (71.43%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) BDD
3 8 (57.14%) Coaching
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (57.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 8 (57.14%) Software Delivery
3 8 (57.14%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (14.29%) RHCE
3 2 (14.29%) RHCSA
4 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) BT
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware