Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 110 96
Rank change year-on-year +41 -14 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 44 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.39% 0.31% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 0.34% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43 3 2
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £54,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -8.68% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £43,000 £52,275
90th Percentile £77,500 £57,000 £57,425
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -16.67% -

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1174 1180 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.52% 90.84% 88.70%
Number of salaries quoted 991 998 941
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,429
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.90%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Somerset

Microservices
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Microservices in Somerset

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Somerset

Microservices
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Bath +12 35 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Clevedon - 3 £40,000 -
Microservices
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (61.36%) Docker
4 24 (54.55%) DevOps
5 23 (52.27%) React
5 23 (52.27%) Scrum
6 21 (47.73%) Unit Testing
7 20 (45.45%) Linux
8 19 (43.18%) HTML
8 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (43.18%) NoSQL
8 19 (43.18%) Node.js
9 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (38.64%) TDD
10 16 (36.36%) Java
10 16 (36.36%) RESTful
11 15 (34.09%) Degree
11 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
11 15 (34.09%) Web Services
12 14 (31.82%) OpenStack
12 14 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (31.82%) Software Delivery
13 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
13 13 (29.55%) Open Source
13 13 (29.55%) Unix
14 12 (27.27%) JSON
14 12 (27.27%) Ansible
15 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
16 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
16 10 (22.73%) Puppet

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 14 (31.82%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.64%) SaaS
4 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.55%) PaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.27%) IaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.27%) IPv4
2 1 (2.27%) IPv6
2 1 (2.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) InfluxDB
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.27%) gulp
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.36%) Law
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Junior
3 9 (20.45%) Junior Developer
4 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Junior Software Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (11.36%) PHP Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Telecoms Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Graduate
8 4 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Java Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) React
2 19 (43.18%) HTML
2 19 (43.18%) Node.js
3 16 (36.36%) RESTful
4 15 (34.09%) Web Services
5 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
6 12 (27.27%) JSON
7 9 (20.45%) .NET
8 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 8 (18.18%) CSS
9 7 (15.91%) .NET Core
10 6 (13.64%) HTML5
10 6 (13.64%) REST
11 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (11.36%) CSS3
11 5 (11.36%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 3 (6.82%) Sass
12 3 (6.82%) Spring
12 3 (6.82%) Spring Boot
12 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (9.09%) Fintech
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) CentOS
3 1 (2.27%) Debian
3 1 (2.27%) FreeBSD
3 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) DevOps
3 23 (52.27%) Scrum
4 21 (47.73%) Unit Testing
5 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (38.64%) TDD
7 15 (34.09%) Test Automation
8 14 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (31.82%) Software Delivery
9 13 (29.55%) Open Source
10 10 (22.73%) Mathematics
11 9 (20.45%) MVC
11 9 (20.45%) SOA
12 8 (18.18%) OO
13 7 (15.91%) Web Development
14 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
14 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
15 5 (11.36%) API Development
15 5 (11.36%) OOP
15 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 16 (36.36%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) Python
4 8 (18.18%) C#
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
6 4 (9.09%) SQL
7 3 (6.82%) ES6
8 2 (4.55%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Ansible
2 10 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (22.73%) Puppet
3 9 (20.45%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.27%) Grafana
4 1 (2.27%) Icinga
4 1 (2.27%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Google
2 5 (11.36%) Zend
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat