Microservices Jobs with Work from Home Options

Microservices
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent remote or hybrid work requiring Microservices skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Microservices over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 47 36 27
Rank change year-on-year -11 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing Microservices 1,798 2,589 7,232
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 5.06% 6.91% 9.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 7.19% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,607 1,792 3,300
10th Percentile £42,500 £48,775 £46,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £56,250 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,206 £75,000 £70,735
Median % change year-on-year -18.39% +6.03% +8.82%
75th Percentile £82,500 £91,250 £87,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £75,781 £75,000
% change year-on-year -14.23% +1.04% +7.14%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home

Microservices falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with remote or hybrid options requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 31,847 35,988 73,511
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 89.59% 96.02% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23,766 25,695 42,040
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £63,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.73% +5.00% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%

Microservices
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Microservices as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Microservices trend for jobs with a WFH option

Microservices
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Microservices.

Microservices salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Microservices
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Microservices over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Microservices salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Microservices
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (1.22%) OpenStack
2 19 (1.06%) Confluence
3 13 (0.72%) CMS
4 11 (0.61%) nginx
5 10 (0.56%) Apache
5 10 (0.56%) Umbraco
6 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Exchange
7 8 (0.44%) JBoss
8 7 (0.39%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.39%) Red Hat Fuse
9 6 (0.33%) DNN
9 6 (0.33%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.33%) Immediacy CMS
9 6 (0.33%) Kentico
9 6 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.33%) Sitefinity
10 4 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
10 4 (0.22%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.22%) IIS
11 3 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (1.22%) Simulink
2 7 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.17%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.056%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.056%) Sketch
6 1 (0.056%) UXPin
6 1 (0.056%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 4 (0.22%) Visualfiles
2 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.056%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,095 (60.90%) Azure
2 822 (45.72%) AWS
3 176 (9.79%) Serverless
4 155 (8.62%) SaaS
5 137 (7.62%) GCP
6 120 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
7 94 (5.23%) AWS Lambda
8 71 (3.95%) Amazon EKS
9 64 (3.56%) Amazon ECS
9 64 (3.56%) GitHub
10 42 (2.34%) Amazon S3
11 41 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
11 41 (2.28%) PaaS
12 38 (2.11%) Google Play
13 37 (2.06%) Amazon SQS
13 37 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
14 30 (1.67%) IaaS
15 25 (1.39%) Azure Functions
16 23 (1.28%) AWS Fargate
16 23 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.45%) Internet
2 40 (2.22%) DNS
3 27 (1.50%) Firewall
4 23 (1.28%) HTTP
5 16 (0.89%) Hyperconnected
6 14 (0.78%) Network Security
7 7 (0.39%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.33%) AMQP
9 5 (0.28%) DHCP
9 5 (0.28%) VPN
10 3 (0.17%) 4G
10 3 (0.17%) 5G
10 3 (0.17%) GPRS
10 3 (0.17%) SMS
10 3 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.17%) Wireless
11 1 (0.056%) Broadband
11 1 (0.056%) Cisco Firepower
11 1 (0.056%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 650 (36.15%) SQL Server
2 313 (17.41%) MongoDB
3 269 (14.96%) Elasticsearch
4 163 (9.07%) NoSQL
5 155 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
6 116 (6.45%) MySQL
7 92 (5.12%) Relational Database
8 39 (2.17%) Redis
9 34 (1.89%) DynamoDB
10 23 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (1.11%) NonStop SQL
12 19 (1.06%) DB2
13 18 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
13 18 (1.00%) RDBMS
14 15 (0.83%) CouchDB
15 14 (0.78%) Big Data
16 13 (0.72%) GIS
17 11 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
18 8 (0.44%) Amazon Aurora
19 7 (0.39%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 247 (13.74%) Git
2 104 (5.78%) Jenkins
3 54 (3.00%) GitLab
4 44 (2.45%) JIRA
5 30 (1.67%) Visual Studio
6 25 (1.39%) Cypress.io
7 24 (1.33%) JUnit
7 24 (1.33%) Selenium
8 23 (1.28%) Cucumber
8 23 (1.28%) Vagrant
9 22 (1.22%) TeamCity
10 20 (1.11%) Postman
11 16 (0.89%) Maven
11 16 (0.89%) NUnit
11 16 (0.89%) SpecFlow
11 16 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (0.61%) Gradle
14 9 (0.50%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 315 (17.52%) Finance
2 284 (15.80%) Social Skills
3 145 (8.06%) Public Sector
4 92 (5.12%) Retail
5 78 (4.34%) Banking
6 77 (4.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 70 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (2.78%) Legal
9 47 (2.61%) Games
9 47 (2.61%) Law
10 39 (2.17%) Marketing
11 34 (1.89%) Advertising
12 28 (1.56%) Tech for Good
13 27 (1.50%) Music Industry
14 24 (1.33%) Automotive
15 15 (0.83%) Aerospace
16 14 (0.78%) Influencing Skills
17 13 (0.72%) Manufacturing
18 9 (0.50%) Presentation Skills
19 8 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 994 (55.28%) Developer
2 612 (34.04%) .NET Developer
3 372 (20.69%) Senior
4 247 (13.74%) C# Developer
5 233 (12.96%) Architect
5 233 (12.96%) Software Engineer
6 210 (11.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 209 (11.62%) Lead
8 164 (9.12%) Senior Developer
9 128 (7.12%) Solutions Architect
10 125 (6.95%) Java Engineer
11 108 (6.01%) Software Developer
12 101 (5.62%) Senior Software Engineer
13 81 (4.51%) Java Software Engineer
14 78 (4.34%) Java Developer
15 66 (3.67%) Senior Java Engineer
16 62 (3.45%) Lead Developer
17 59 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
17 59 (3.28%) Technical Architect
18 57 (3.17%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 846 (47.05%) .NET
2 674 (37.49%) AngularJS
3 661 (36.76%) .NET Core
4 586 (32.59%) ASP.NET
5 572 (31.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 540 (30.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 454 (25.25%) .NET Framework
8 426 (23.69%) Entity Framework
9 412 (22.91%) React
10 387 (21.52%) Node.js
11 350 (19.47%) RESTful
12 296 (16.46%) Vue
13 226 (12.57%) HTML
14 176 (9.79%) HTML5
15 170 (9.45%) LINQ
16 167 (9.29%) Kafka
17 157 (8.73%) Spring
18 153 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 146 (8.12%) REST
20 139 (7.73%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 147 (8.18%) Greenfield Project
2 98 (5.45%) Cloud Native
2 98 (5.45%) Public Cloud
3 82 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
4 70 (3.89%) Mobile App
5 68 (3.78%) Distributed Systems
6 61 (3.39%) Client/Server
7 52 (2.89%) Product Ownership
8 39 (2.17%) Algorithms
9 38 (2.11%) iPhone
9 38 (2.11%) Management Information System
10 35 (1.95%) IoT
10 35 (1.95%) Social Network
11 34 (1.89%) Data Structures
11 34 (1.89%) Social Media
12 33 (1.84%) BBC
13 25 (1.39%) Legacy Systems
14 23 (1.28%) PMI
15 21 (1.17%) Blog
16 16 (0.89%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 91 (5.06%) Linux
2 74 (4.12%) Android
3 57 (3.17%) Windows
4 26 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (1.28%) CentOS
5 23 (1.28%) Ubuntu
6 10 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.50%) Unix
8 5 (0.28%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.17%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.11%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.056%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,161 (64.57%) Agile
2 712 (39.60%) Full Stack Development
3 593 (32.98%) MVC
4 495 (27.53%) TDD
5 397 (22.08%) DevOps
6 386 (21.47%) Scrum
7 379 (21.08%) Software Engineering
8 336 (18.69%) CI/CD
9 331 (18.41%) BDD
10 309 (17.19%) Kanban
11 233 (12.96%) Mentoring
12 207 (11.51%) Problem-Solving
13 188 (10.46%) Design Patterns
14 187 (10.40%) Multithreading
15 178 (9.90%) OO
16 169 (9.40%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
17 145 (8.06%) Test Automation
18 139 (7.73%) Coaching
19 137 (7.62%) Containerisation
20 132 (7.34%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 867 (48.22%) C#
2 824 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 443 (24.64%) Java
4 407 (22.64%) TypeScript
5 283 (15.74%) SQL
6 190 (10.57%) Python
7 80 (4.45%) Go
8 55 (3.06%) PHP
9 50 (2.78%) C++
10 43 (2.39%) Kotlin
11 39 (2.17%) C
12 23 (1.28%) PowerShell
13 16 (0.89%) T-SQL
14 12 (0.67%) Ada
15 11 (0.61%) Bash
16 10 (0.56%) Scala
16 10 (0.56%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.39%) Ruby
17 7 (0.39%) Swift
17 7 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 141 (7.84%) Degree
2 106 (5.90%) Security Cleared
3 92 (5.12%) SC Cleared
4 75 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 37 (2.06%) Azure Certification
6 26 (1.45%) TOGAF Certification
7 23 (1.28%) PMI Certification
8 20 (1.11%) AWS Certification
9 16 (0.89%) Master's Degree
10 14 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.72%) DBS Check
12 11 (0.61%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 10 (0.56%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
14 7 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (0.39%) CISSP
15 6 (0.33%) CIPD
16 3 (0.17%) CREST Certified
16 3 (0.17%) OSCE
16 3 (0.17%) OSCP
16 3 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.11%) QA
2 9 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.39%) GDPR
4 6 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (0.33%) WCAG
5 5 (0.28%) Accessibility
5 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.28%) SEPA
6 4 (0.22%) EMIR
6 4 (0.22%) MiFID
7 3 (0.17%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.17%) SOC 2
8 2 (0.11%) NIST
9 1 (0.056%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.056%) SLA
9 1 (0.056%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 362 (20.13%) Docker
2 35 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.11%) Active Directory
5 19 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 336 (18.69%) Kubernetes
2 131 (7.29%) Terraform
3 67 (3.73%) Ansible
4 33 (1.84%) Grafana
5 16 (0.89%) Prometheus
6 13 (0.72%) Puppet
7 8 (0.44%) Kibana
7 8 (0.44%) MIIS
8 6 (0.33%) Consul
9 5 (0.28%) Progress Chef
9 5 (0.28%) Rancher
9 5 (0.28%) SCOM
10 3 (0.17%) Argo
10 3 (0.17%) Galera Cluster
10 3 (0.17%) logstash
10 3 (0.17%) Nessus
10 3 (0.17%) Nmap
11 2 (0.11%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 2 (0.11%) Podman
11 2 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 717 (39.88%) Microsoft
2 142 (7.90%) Google
3 62 (3.45%) Oracle
4 58 (3.23%) Facebook
5 33 (1.84%) Apple
5 33 (1.84%) Sony
5 33 (1.84%) Yahoo!
6 26 (1.45%) YouTube
7 22 (1.22%) Sitecore
7 22 (1.22%) WSO2
7 22 (1.22%) Xilinx
8 21 (1.17%) Salesforce
9 19 (1.06%) IBM
10 18 (1.00%) ForgeRock
11 9 (0.50%) GoCardless
11 9 (0.50%) PayPal
11 9 (0.50%) Sage
12 8 (0.44%) OpenAI
12 8 (0.44%) Xamarin
13 7 (0.39%) Splunk