Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Serverless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Serverless over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
London > Central London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 63 112 192
Rank change year-on-year +49 +80 +61
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 327 108 200
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 4.75% 2.58% 1.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.31% 5.73% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 286 98 168
10th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £48,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £61,563 £62,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £97,500 £88,750 £88,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £100,000 £115,000
London median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +14.81%

Serverless is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,171 1,886 4,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 46.02% 45.00% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,887 1,654 4,495
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,813 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -
75th Percentile £91,000 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £93,750
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Serverless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in Central London

Serverless
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Serverless in Central London.

Salary trend for Serverless in Central London

Serverless
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Serverless in Central London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Serverless in Central London

Serverless
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the Central London region over the 6 months to 27 October 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
City of London +59 274 £83,750 +19.64% 95
West End of London - 7 £63,378 - 2
City of Westminster - 6 £56,757 -
Lambeth - 2 - -
Camden - 2 £85,000 - 2
Southwark -8 1 - -
Kensington and Chelsea - 1 - -
Serverless
London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Serverless 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 Central London region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 257 (78.59%) AWS
2 185 (56.57%) DevOps
3 149 (45.57%) Azure
4 144 (44.04%) Python
5 140 (42.81%) AWS Lambda
6 130 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
7 123 (37.61%) Finance
8 122 (37.31%) Kubernetes
9 121 (37.00%) Docker
10 105 (32.11%) Microservices
11 103 (31.50%) Terraform
12 99 (30.28%) C#
12 99 (30.28%) Software Engineering
13 98 (29.97%) Java
14 97 (29.66%) Node.js
15 92 (28.13%) JavaScript
16 89 (27.22%) GCP
17 87 (26.61%) SQL
17 87 (26.61%) SQL Server
18 83 (25.38%) Social Skills
19 80 (24.46%) Jenkins
20 75 (22.94%) NoSQL
21 73 (22.32%) QA
22 72 (22.02%) Test Automation
23 67 (20.49%) Degree
24 66 (20.18%) JIRA
24 66 (20.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
24 66 (20.18%) Infrastructure as Code
25 61 (18.65%) PostgreSQL
26 59 (18.04%) .NET

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 54 (16.51%) Confluence
2 8 (2.45%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.53%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (1.22%) Apache
6 3 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.31%) Drupal
7 1 (0.31%) IIS
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 257 (78.59%) AWS
2 149 (45.57%) Azure
3 140 (42.81%) AWS Lambda
4 89 (27.22%) GCP
5 50 (15.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 48 (14.68%) Amazon EC2
7 43 (13.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 41 (12.54%) Amazon S3
9 35 (10.70%) Azure Functions
10 33 (10.09%) SaaS
11 25 (7.65%) IaaS
12 24 (7.34%) Amazon ECS
13 23 (7.03%) AWS Step Functions
14 17 (5.20%) PaaS
15 14 (4.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 14 (4.28%) AWS Fargate
16 11 (3.36%) Amazon EMR
16 11 (3.36%) Azure Event Grid
16 11 (3.36%) Azure Service Bus
17 10 (3.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.45%) DNS
2 6 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.92%) Firewall
4 2 (0.61%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (0.61%) Network Security
4 2 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.31%) ATM
5 1 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.31%) Internet
5 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.31%) VPN
5 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 75 (22.94%) NoSQL
3 66 (20.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 61 (18.65%) PostgreSQL
5 58 (17.74%) MongoDB
5 58 (17.74%) Relational Database
6 32 (9.79%) Amazon RDS
7 27 (8.26%) Amazon Redshift
8 17 (5.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (4.59%) Amazon Athena
9 15 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (4.28%) Data Lake
11 9 (2.75%) Power BI
12 8 (2.45%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (2.45%) Tableau
13 7 (2.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 7 (2.14%) Big Data
14 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (1.53%) BigQuery
16 4 (1.22%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 80 (24.46%) Jenkins
2 66 (20.18%) JIRA
3 53 (16.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 50 (15.29%) SonarQube
5 24 (7.34%) Git (software)
6 18 (5.50%) GitLab
7 12 (3.67%) Postman
8 10 (3.06%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.45%) TestCafe
10 7 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (1.83%) Cypress.io
11 6 (1.83%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.83%) Terragrunt
12 5 (1.53%) CircleCI
13 4 (1.22%) Appium
13 4 (1.22%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.92%) Jasmine
14 3 (0.92%) REST Assured
14 3 (0.92%) Selenium
15 2 (0.61%) kappa
General
1 123 (37.61%) Finance
2 83 (25.38%) Social Skills
3 45 (13.76%) Presentation Skills
4 42 (12.84%) Influencing Skills
4 42 (12.84%) Retail
5 17 (5.20%) Games
6 11 (3.36%) Public Sector
6 11 (3.36%) Telecoms
7 10 (3.06%) Banking
8 9 (2.75%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.14%) Legal
10 6 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.83%) Marketing
11 4 (1.22%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.22%) Publishing
12 3 (0.92%) Automotive
13 2 (0.61%) Law
14 1 (0.31%) Documentation Skills
14 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.31%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 72 (22.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 65 (19.88%) Developer
3 52 (15.90%) Technical Leader
4 38 (11.62%) AWS Engineer
5 29 (8.87%) Senior Developer
6 24 (7.34%) .NET Developer
7 23 (7.03%) Architect
8 21 (6.42%) AWS DevOps
8 21 (6.42%) Cloud Engineer
9 20 (6.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 20 (6.12%) Data Engineer
9 20 (6.12%) Senior DevOps
10 19 (5.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 17 (5.20%) Full Stack Developer
12 16 (4.89%) Analyst
12 16 (4.89%) Lead DevOps
13 15 (4.59%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (3.98%) Software Engineer
15 12 (3.67%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (29.66%) Node.js
2 59 (18.04%) .NET
3 57 (17.43%) Web Services
4 46 (14.07%) OAuth
5 43 (13.15%) OAuth2
5 43 (13.15%) OpenID
6 30 (9.17%) CSS
7 29 (8.87%) HTML
8 25 (7.65%) .NET Core
8 25 (7.65%) React
9 24 (7.34%) ASP.NET
10 23 (7.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (7.03%) HTML5
11 21 (6.42%) jQuery
12 18 (5.50%) JSON
13 16 (4.89%) AngularJS
14 14 (4.28%) RESTful
15 13 (3.98%) .NET Framework
16 12 (3.67%) Kafka
17 9 (2.75%) NgRx
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (4.28%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.98%) Cloud Native
4 12 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.45%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.83%) Legacy Code
7 6 (1.83%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.22%) Legacy Systems
8 4 (1.22%) User Experience
9 3 (0.92%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.61%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.61%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.61%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.61%) Social Media
11 1 (0.31%) Blog
11 1 (0.31%) Marketing Technology
11 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.62%) Windows
2 37 (11.31%) Linux
3 14 (4.28%) Unix
3 14 (4.28%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.45%) Android
4 8 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.53%) VMS
6 4 (1.22%) CentOS
6 4 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (56.57%) DevOps
2 130 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (32.11%) Microservices
4 99 (30.28%) Software Engineering
5 72 (22.02%) Test Automation
6 66 (20.18%) Infrastructure as Code
7 59 (18.04%) Event-Driven
8 57 (17.43%) Fintech
9 53 (16.21%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 51 (15.60%) Technical Leadership
10 51 (15.60%) UML
11 50 (15.29%) Code Coverage
11 50 (15.29%) Data Privacy
11 50 (15.29%) Process Management
12 47 (14.37%) OWASP
13 46 (14.07%) Matrix Organization
14 45 (13.76%) Identity Management
14 45 (13.76%) Technical Architecture
15 44 (13.46%) Enterprise Architecture
15 44 (13.46%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 144 (44.04%) Python
2 99 (30.28%) C#
3 98 (29.97%) Java
4 92 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 87 (26.61%) SQL
6 45 (13.76%) C++
7 44 (13.46%) TypeScript
8 43 (13.15%) Go
9 39 (11.93%) Bash Shell
10 34 (10.40%) PowerShell
11 24 (7.34%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.67%) Scala
13 11 (3.36%) PHP
13 11 (3.36%) Ruby
14 7 (2.14%) C
15 6 (1.83%) Perl
16 5 (1.53%) Java 11
16 5 (1.53%) Java 8
16 5 (1.53%) R
17 4 (1.22%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 67 (20.49%) Degree
2 49 (14.98%) Master's Degree
3 21 (6.42%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.53%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (0.61%) CCSP
6 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.61%) CISSP
7 1 (0.31%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.31%) GCFA
7 1 (0.31%) GCFE
7 1 (0.31%) GCIA
7 1 (0.31%) GCIH
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.31%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (22.32%) QA
2 43 (13.15%) GDPR
3 6 (1.83%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.61%) SLA
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 121 (37.00%) Docker
2 14 (4.28%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (2.45%) XenApp
5 5 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.31%) Firmware
6 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.31%) KVM
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 122 (37.31%) Kubernetes
2 103 (31.50%) Terraform
3 27 (8.26%) Ansible
4 25 (7.65%) Grafana
4 25 (7.65%) Prometheus
5 10 (3.06%) Nagios
5 10 (3.06%) SCOM
6 8 (2.45%) EdgeSight
6 8 (2.45%) SCCM
6 8 (2.45%) SCOrch
6 8 (2.45%) SCVMM
7 7 (2.14%) Istio
8 6 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.53%) Puppet
10 2 (0.61%) Packer
11 1 (0.31%) Automic
11 1 (0.31%) Mesos
Vendors
1 53 (16.21%) Oracle
2 42 (12.84%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.50%) Google
4 12 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.45%) Citrix
5 8 (2.45%) HP
6 5 (1.53%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.22%) Databricks
8 3 (0.92%) Splunk
9 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.61%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.31%) Actuate
10 1 (0.31%) Cognos
10 1 (0.31%) Informatica
10 1 (0.31%) Netezza
10 1 (0.31%) Nintex
10 1 (0.31%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.31%) SAP
10 1 (0.31%) Teradata
10 1 (0.31%) VMware