Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West London 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
London > West London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 71 153
Rank change year-on-year +25 +82 +49
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 158 150 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West London 5.43% 4.54% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 5.03% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 157 126 50
West London median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £45,000 £44,375 £46,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £77,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +12.00% +8.70%

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 West London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,676 2,985 3,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West London 91.96% 90.40% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,343 2,577 3,206
West London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
London median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%

Microservices
Job Vacancy Trend in West London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microservices in West London

Microservices
Salary Trend in West London

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

Salary trend for Microservices in West London

Microservices
Salary Histogram in West London

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

Salary histogram for Microservices in West London

Microservices
Job Locations in West London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microservices within the West London region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Hammersmith +29 34 £62,500 -13.79%
Richmond upon Thames +12 30 £70,000 - 1
Hounslow -2 30 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Hillingdon -2 12 £50,000 -23.08% 1
Microservices
London

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 West London region with a requirement for Microservices.

1 100 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (44.94%) Java
3 66 (41.77%) JavaScript
4 62 (39.24%) SQL
5 56 (35.44%) .NET
6 54 (34.18%) C#
7 52 (32.91%) REST
8 51 (32.28%) AngularJS
9 46 (29.11%) DevOps
9 46 (29.11%) ASP.NET
10 45 (28.48%) RESTful
10 45 (28.48%) Amazon AWS
11 41 (25.95%) Docker
12 40 (25.32%) Software Engineering
13 39 (24.68%) Scrum
13 39 (24.68%) Linux
14 38 (24.05%) MongoDB
15 37 (23.42%) MVC
16 33 (20.89%) Web Services
16 33 (20.89%) NoSQL
17 32 (20.25%) TDD
18 30 (18.99%) Jenkins
19 29 (18.35%) Spring
19 29 (18.35%) Node.js
20 26 (16.46%) .NET Framework
21 25 (15.82%) SOA
21 25 (15.82%) Oracle
21 25 (15.82%) React
22 24 (15.19%) MySQL
22 24 (15.19%) Continuous Integration

Microservices
Co-occurring IT Skills in West London 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 22 (13.92%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (10.76%) Apache
3 13 (8.23%) Jetty
3 13 (8.23%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.06%) Confluence
5 3 (1.90%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.63%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 45 (28.48%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.39%) SaaS
3 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.90%) Serverless
5 2 (1.27%) Office 365
5 2 (1.27%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.63%) Dialogflow
6 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.23%) SMPP
1 13 (8.23%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.05%) MongoDB
2 33 (20.89%) NoSQL
3 24 (15.19%) MySQL
4 15 (9.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (8.86%) Hadoop
6 13 (8.23%) HBase
6 13 (8.23%) Redis
7 10 (6.33%) Relational Database
8 9 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.43%) Big Data
10 6 (3.80%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.90%) SQL Server
11 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.63%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.63%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 30 (18.99%) Jenkins
2 22 (13.92%) Git (software)
3 21 (13.29%) JIRA
4 15 (9.49%) Maven
5 13 (8.23%) Hamcrest
5 13 (8.23%) jMock
5 13 (8.23%) JUnit
5 13 (8.23%) PHPUnit
5 13 (8.23%) TestNG
6 8 (5.06%) Vagrant
7 7 (4.43%) Subversion
8 2 (1.27%) gulp
8 2 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.27%) webpack
9 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.63%) Gradle
9 1 (0.63%) Mockito
General
1 17 (10.76%) Finance
2 10 (6.33%) Games
3 7 (4.43%) Retail
4 4 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.90%) Advertising
5 3 (1.90%) Marketing
5 3 (1.90%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.27%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (74.05%) Developer
2 41 (25.95%) .NET Developer
3 38 (24.05%) C# Developer
4 35 (22.15%) Java Developer
5 29 (18.35%) Lead Developer
6 28 (17.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (15.19%) Senior Developer
8 19 (12.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 19 (12.03%) JavaScript Developer
9 17 (10.76%) AWS Developer
9 17 (10.76%) Software Engineer
10 15 (9.49%) Java Engineer
11 14 (8.86%) Architect
11 14 (8.86%) Lead .NET Developer
11 14 (8.86%) PHP Developer
11 14 (8.86%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (8.86%) SQL Developer
12 12 (7.59%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (7.59%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (35.44%) .NET
2 52 (32.91%) REST
3 51 (32.28%) AngularJS
4 46 (29.11%) ASP.NET
5 45 (28.48%) RESTful
6 33 (20.89%) Web Services
7 29 (18.35%) Node.js
7 29 (18.35%) Spring
8 26 (16.46%) .NET Framework
9 25 (15.82%) React
10 24 (15.19%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (13.29%) Hibernate
11 21 (13.29%) Kafka
12 19 (12.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (11.39%) Symfony
14 17 (10.76%) Angular 2
14 17 (10.76%) jQuery
15 16 (10.13%) LAMP
16 13 (8.23%) Apache Wicket
16 13 (8.23%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (8.23%) Fintech
3 7 (4.43%) Over-the-Top Content
4 6 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.16%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.16%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.53%) User Experience
6 4 (2.53%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.90%) Online Games
8 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.27%) Blog
8 2 (1.27%) e-Health
8 2 (1.27%) FMCG
8 2 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) Life Science
9 1 (0.63%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.68%) Linux
2 7 (4.43%) Debian
2 7 (4.43%) Windows
3 3 (1.90%) Android
3 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.63%) CentOS
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.11%) DevOps
3 40 (25.32%) Software Engineering
4 39 (24.68%) Scrum
5 37 (23.42%) MVC
6 32 (20.25%) TDD
7 25 (15.82%) SOA
8 24 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (13.29%) Data Science
9 21 (13.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 20 (12.66%) CQRS
11 17 (10.76%) BDD
11 17 (10.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 16 (10.13%) Multithreading
13 14 (8.86%) Unit Testing
14 13 (8.23%) Data Security
14 13 (8.23%) Software Architecture
15 11 (6.96%) Machine Learning
15 11 (6.96%) Pair Programming
16 10 (6.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (44.94%) Java
2 66 (41.77%) JavaScript
3 62 (39.24%) SQL
4 54 (34.18%) C#
5 22 (13.92%) PHP
6 21 (13.29%) Python
7 15 (9.49%) Bash Shell
7 15 (9.49%) Java 8
8 10 (6.33%) PHP 7
9 8 (5.06%) Scala
10 7 (4.43%) PHP 5
11 3 (1.90%) ES6
11 3 (1.90%) Go
12 2 (1.27%) C++
13 1 (0.63%) F#
13 1 (0.63%) Perl
13 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.63%) Ruby
13 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.80%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) CISSP
2 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.27%) ISSAP
2 2 (1.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) GCP
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.63%) PSD2
2 1 (0.63%) SEPA
System Software
1 41 (25.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.70%) Puppet
2 8 (5.06%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.90%) Kibana
4 2 (1.27%) Terraform
5 1 (0.63%) Ansible
5 1 (0.63%) Grafana
5 1 (0.63%) logstash
5 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (15.82%) Oracle
2 8 (5.06%) Zend
3 7 (4.43%) Atlassian
3 7 (4.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.27%) Splunk
4 2 (1.27%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.63%) Adobe
5 1 (0.63%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.63%) Avaya
5 1 (0.63%) Genesys
5 1 (0.63%) Google
5 1 (0.63%) Logi
5 1 (0.63%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (0.63%) SAP
5 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.63%) VMware
5 1 (0.63%) VocaLink