Period
to 20 October 2018

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

Microservices
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 98 88
Rank change year-on-year +20 -10 -
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 24 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.54% 0.49% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.55% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 2
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £45,000 £52,500 £46,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £67,500 £64,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -14.29% -

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 840 903 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.79% 88.70% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 697 727 738
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in Watford

Microservices
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Microservices in Watford

Microservices
Salary Histogram in Watford

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

Salary histogram for Microservices in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Watford region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) RESTful
3 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
3 11 (45.83%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
3 11 (45.83%) .NET Core
4 10 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (41.67%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) Angular 2
5 9 (37.50%) TDD
5 9 (37.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 6 (25.00%) Node.js
7 5 (20.83%) High Availability
8 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) React
8 4 (16.67%) DevOps
8 4 (16.67%) Java 9
8 4 (16.67%) Java 8
9 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
9 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (12.50%) Finance

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) OpenShift
2 2 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Robot Framework
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (37.50%) Angular Developer
4 9 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Principal Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
8 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Java Software Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
1 12 (50.00%) RESTful
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Core
2 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
2 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) CSS
4 9 (37.50%) Angular 2
5 6 (25.00%) Node.js
6 4 (16.67%) React
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (8.33%) Java EE
7 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (8.33%) REST
7 2 (8.33%) Spring
7 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
8 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.17%) Express
8 1 (4.17%) jQuery
8 1 (4.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Native
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) High Availability
5 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (8.33%) Kanban
7 2 (8.33%) Presales
7 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.17%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (4.17%) SOLID
8 1 (4.17%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (45.83%) C#
4 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Java 8
5 4 (16.67%) Java 9
6 2 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Master's Degree
1 1 (4.17%) OCP
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Castleton
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) VocaLink