Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 75 107
Rank change year-on-year -18 +32 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 16 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.17% 2.16% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 2.38% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 19
Southampton median annual salary £61,250 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.84% -10.67% -
10th Percentile £41,000 £29,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £43,500 £43,500
Hampshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +46.67% -31.82%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,242 1,009 1,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 90.99% 90.74% 84.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,098 914 1,201
Southampton median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,375 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Southampton

Microservices
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Microservices in Southampton

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microservices in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microservices in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
3 11 (68.75%) RESTful
4 9 (56.25%) Retail
5 8 (50.00%) OO
5 8 (50.00%) OOD
5 8 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (43.75%) Confluence
6 7 (43.75%) Coaching
6 7 (43.75%) SDLC
6 7 (43.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 7 (43.75%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) Open Source
7 5 (31.25%) Data Integration
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
7 5 (31.25%) C#
7 5 (31.25%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (25.00%) LINQ
8 4 (25.00%) Scrum
8 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (25.00%) DevOps

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 7 (43.75%) Confluence
2 3 (18.75%) Commerce Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (18.75%) IaaS
3 3 (18.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) InfluxDB
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Neo4j
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) Protractor
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (56.25%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Designer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Designer
3 6 (37.50%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Designer
5 3 (18.75%) Lead Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Architect
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Technical Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) RESTful
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (25.00%) LINQ
4 4 (25.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (18.75%) Vue.js
6 2 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Core
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (6.25%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 1 (6.25%) Industry 4.0
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) OOD
4 7 (43.75%) Coaching
4 7 (43.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 7 (43.75%) SDLC
5 5 (31.25%) Data Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (18.75%) Kanban
8 2 (12.50%) Code Coverage
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Java 8
4 3 (18.75%) Clojure
4 3 (18.75%) Scala
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Go
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) ATG
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle