Period
to 4 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 4 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microservices
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 44 68
Rank change year-on-year -12 +24 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 2 13 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.37% 3.01% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 3.26% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 13
10th Percentile " £35,100 £32,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -18.92%
75th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £43,750
90th Percentile " " "
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 487 399 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 90.19% 92.36% 90.27%
Number of salaries quoted 373 354 572
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,650 £22,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,000 £43,625 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.02% +9.06% -
75th Percentile £50,189 £51,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £54,875
West Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +4.55%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Staffordshire

Microservices
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Microservices in Staffordshire

Microservices
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 4 August 2021. 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
Stafford - 2 £45,000 -
Microservices
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) Haskell
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceStack
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Go
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Debt
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Development
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Python Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Development
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Go
2 1 (50.00%) Haskell
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft