Period
to 14 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 110 160 222
Rank change year-on-year +50 +62 +31
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 135 120 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.69% 1.64% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.01% 4.38% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 130 102 98
10th Percentile £50,975 £50,000 £50,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £85,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.93% -3.57%
75th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £81,000
90th Percentile £95,500 £115,000 £89,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £85,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% +8.33%

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,246 2,740 3,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.79% 37.33% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,041 2,394 3,038
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £71,250 £68,211 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.46% +4.94% +4.00%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the City of London

Serverless
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Serverless in the City of London.

Salary trend for Serverless in the City of London

Serverless
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Serverless in the City of London over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Serverless in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 91 (67.41%) DevOps
2 78 (57.78%) AWS
3 74 (54.81%) Azure
4 67 (49.63%) SQL
5 65 (48.15%) C#
6 62 (45.93%) Python
7 58 (42.96%) Docker
8 55 (40.74%) Microservices
9 54 (40.00%) Azure Functions
10 51 (37.78%) .NET
11 50 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (32.59%) Kubernetes
12 44 (32.59%) AWS Lambda
13 43 (31.85%) Web Services
13 43 (31.85%) Test Automation
14 41 (30.37%) JavaScript
14 41 (30.37%) Terraform
15 40 (29.63%) Software Engineering
16 38 (28.15%) Jenkins
17 36 (26.67%) SQL Server
18 34 (25.19%) Java
18 34 (25.19%) QA
18 34 (25.19%) .NET Core
19 32 (23.70%) SOLID
19 32 (23.70%) OO
20 31 (22.96%) NoSQL
21 30 (22.22%) Azure Service Bus
22 29 (21.48%) Azure Service Fabric
22 29 (21.48%) Azure App Service
22 29 (21.48%) Amazon EC2

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 19 (14.07%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.93%) Confluence
3 5 (3.70%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.48%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 17 (12.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 78 (57.78%) AWS
2 74 (54.81%) Azure
3 54 (40.00%) Azure Functions
4 44 (32.59%) AWS Lambda
5 30 (22.22%) Azure Service Bus
6 29 (21.48%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (21.48%) Azure App Service
6 29 (21.48%) Azure Service Fabric
7 24 (17.78%) Amazon S3
8 22 (16.30%) Azure Key Vault
9 21 (15.56%) GCP
10 20 (14.81%) Azure Active Directory
10 20 (14.81%) Azure Storage
11 15 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (11.11%) Azure Event Grid
11 15 (11.11%) NuGet
11 15 (11.11%) PaaS
12 14 (10.37%) Azure Data Factory
13 10 (7.41%) AWS Fargate
13 10 (7.41%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.93%) HTTP
2 4 (2.96%) SSH
3 3 (2.22%) DNS
4 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 31 (22.96%) NoSQL
3 28 (20.74%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (18.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 22 (16.30%) Relational Database
6 17 (12.59%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (8.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (7.41%) MongoDB
9 8 (5.93%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (5.19%) Redis
11 5 (3.70%) BigQuery
11 5 (3.70%) Power BI
12 4 (2.96%) Data Mining
13 3 (2.22%) Delta Lake
13 3 (2.22%) Neo4j
13 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (1.48%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 2 (1.48%) Big Data
14 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (28.15%) Jenkins
2 14 (10.37%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.37%) Visual Studio Team System
3 13 (9.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (8.15%) Cucumber
5 10 (7.41%) SonarQube
6 9 (6.67%) JIRA
7 8 (5.93%) Postman
7 8 (5.93%) Selenium
8 6 (4.44%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.70%) TestCafe
10 3 (2.22%) Bitbucket
10 3 (2.22%) Cypress.io
10 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.22%) webpack
11 2 (1.48%) Babel
11 2 (1.48%) GitLab
11 2 (1.48%) Storybook
12 1 (0.74%) gulp
General
1 28 (20.74%) Finance
1 28 (20.74%) Social Skills
2 11 (8.15%) Retail
3 10 (7.41%) Influencing Skills
3 10 (7.41%) Presentation Skills
4 7 (5.19%) Games
4 7 (5.19%) Marketing
5 6 (4.44%) Online Betting
6 3 (2.22%) Legal
6 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Front Office
8 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 39 (28.89%) Developer
2 27 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 23 (17.04%) Senior Developer
4 19 (14.07%) DevOps Developer
5 18 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
6 16 (11.85%) AWS Engineer
6 16 (11.85%) Azure Developer
6 16 (11.85%) C# Developer
7 15 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
7 15 (11.11%) Data Engineer
7 15 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
8 14 (10.37%) Digital Developer
9 13 (9.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 13 (9.63%) Server Engineer
9 13 (9.63%) Serverless Engineer
10 10 (7.41%) Technical Leader
11 8 (5.93%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (5.93%) Python Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Software Engineer
12 7 (5.19%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (37.78%) .NET
2 43 (31.85%) Web Services
3 34 (25.19%) .NET Core
4 25 (18.52%) React
5 19 (14.07%) REST
6 18 (13.33%) CSS
6 18 (13.33%) jQuery
7 15 (11.11%) Node.js
8 14 (10.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (10.37%) Entity Framework
8 14 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (9.63%) OAuth
10 12 (8.89%) Kafka
10 12 (8.89%) OAuth2
11 11 (8.15%) .NET Framework
12 10 (7.41%) OpenID
13 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET
13 8 (5.93%) Elastic Stack
14 7 (5.19%) HTML
14 7 (5.19%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) N-Tier
2 6 (4.44%) Social Media
3 4 (2.96%) Housing Association
3 4 (2.96%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.74%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.11%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) Linux
3 7 (5.19%) Unix
4 5 (3.70%) Android
4 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.70%) CentOS
4 5 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (67.41%) DevOps
2 55 (40.74%) Microservices
3 50 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (31.85%) Test Automation
5 40 (29.63%) Software Engineering
6 32 (23.70%) OO
6 32 (23.70%) SOLID
7 24 (17.78%) Infrastructure as Code
7 24 (17.78%) UML
8 22 (16.30%) Deployment Automation
8 22 (16.30%) TDD
9 20 (14.81%) BDD
9 20 (14.81%) Computer Science
9 20 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (12.59%) CRM
10 17 (12.59%) Fintech
10 17 (12.59%) Migration
10 17 (12.59%) MVC
10 17 (12.59%) Scrum
10 17 (12.59%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (49.63%) SQL
2 65 (48.15%) C#
3 62 (45.93%) Python
4 41 (30.37%) JavaScript
5 34 (25.19%) Java
6 26 (19.26%) PowerShell
7 19 (14.07%) T-SQL
8 12 (8.89%) C++
8 12 (8.89%) TypeScript
9 8 (5.93%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.93%) Ruby
10 4 (2.96%) ES6
10 4 (2.96%) R
11 3 (2.22%) Cypher
11 3 (2.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 28 (20.74%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) Master's Degree
3 8 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.74%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.74%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (25.19%) QA
2 10 (7.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 58 (42.96%) Docker
2 7 (5.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (32.59%) Kubernetes
2 41 (30.37%) Terraform
3 23 (17.04%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.67%) Ansible
4 9 (6.67%) Puppet
5 6 (4.44%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (2.96%) Nagios
6 4 (2.96%) Packer
7 2 (1.48%) Grafana
7 2 (1.48%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.37%) Nintex
3 10 (7.41%) Oracle
4 4 (2.96%) Google
5 3 (2.22%) Databricks
6 1 (0.74%) Facebook
6 1 (0.74%) Informatica
6 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com