Period
to 24 November 2020

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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 53 45
Rank change year-on-year +29 -8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 23 15 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.21% 2.82% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 3.14% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 15
Median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +35.29% -29.17%
10th Percentile £40,700 £34,000 £35,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +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 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 307 477 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 96.24% 89.66% 90.27%
Number of salaries quoted 158 336 318
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +16.44%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,375 £70,625 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Northern Ireland

Microservices
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microservices in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Microservices in Northern Ireland

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microservices in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

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 24 November 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
County Antrim +27 20 £52,500 -12.50% 6
Microservices
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 14 (60.87%) AWS
3 11 (47.83%) Python
4 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
4 10 (43.48%) Kubernetes
4 10 (43.48%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (39.13%) Fintech
5 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) React
7 7 (30.43%) Front End Development
8 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
8 6 (26.09%) Go
8 6 (26.09%) Docker
8 6 (26.09%) SaaS
9 5 (21.74%) Node.js
9 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
9 5 (21.74%) HTML
9 5 (21.74%) CSS
10 4 (17.39%) C#
10 4 (17.39%) C++
10 4 (17.39%) Linux
10 4 (17.39%) Ruby
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) TypeScript
10 4 (17.39%) Azure
10 4 (17.39%) Data Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) Ionic Framework
10 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (13.04%) Sass

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 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Pulsar
1 2 (8.70%) nginx
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) AWS
2 6 (26.09%) SaaS
3 4 (17.39%) Azure
4 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
4 2 (8.70%) Route 53
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) OpenVPN
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) IPsec
2 1 (4.35%) L2TP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) GitLab
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (13.04%) Publishing
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Angular Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) UI Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer - Fintech
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
2 7 (30.43%) React
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) Node.js
4 4 (17.39%) Ionic Framework
5 3 (13.04%) Sass
5 3 (13.04%) Spring
6 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (8.70%) Kafka
6 2 (8.70%) LAMP
6 2 (8.70%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.35%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
2 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Fintech
3 7 (30.43%) Front End Development
4 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Data Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
8 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.70%) DevOps
8 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure as Code
8 2 (8.70%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 1 (4.35%) Computer Vision
9 1 (4.35%) Decision-Making
9 1 (4.35%) High Availability
9 1 (4.35%) Micro Frontends
9 1 (4.35%) Reverse Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) Go
5 4 (17.39%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) Ruby
5 4 (17.39%) TypeScript
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.70%) Ansible
2 2 (8.70%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (8.70%) Grafana
2 2 (8.70%) Munin
2 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (8.70%) Prometheus
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Lets Encrypt
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Google