Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 134 166 218
Rank change year-on-year +32 +52 +56
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 93 149 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.99% 1.64% 1.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.45% 4.56% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 96 131 124
Median annual salary £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +18.52% -10.00%
10th Percentile £57,000 £46,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £120,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -9.38% +23.08% -7.14%

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 2,092 3,264 2,994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.80% 35.92% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,840 2,865 2,748
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £34,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +8.33%

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 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Serverless in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 67 (72.04%) AWS
2 53 (56.99%) AWS Lambda
3 47 (50.54%) DevOps
4 45 (48.39%) Python
5 38 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (38.71%) JavaScript
7 33 (35.48%) Azure
8 31 (33.33%) SQL
9 29 (31.18%) Docker
10 26 (27.96%) Microservices
11 23 (24.73%) React
11 23 (24.73%) Terraform
11 23 (24.73%) Azure Functions
12 22 (23.66%) C#
13 21 (22.58%) Web Services
13 21 (22.58%) Software Engineering
13 21 (22.58%) Test Automation
14 20 (21.51%) .NET
15 19 (20.43%) Java
15 19 (20.43%) Jenkins
15 19 (20.43%) Infrastructure as Code
16 18 (19.35%) Kubernetes
16 18 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
16 18 (19.35%) Node.js
17 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
17 17 (18.28%) Finance
17 17 (18.28%) Amazon S3
17 17 (18.28%) AWS CloudFormation
18 16 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
18 16 (17.20%) Amazon RDS

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 7 (7.53%) Confluence
2 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.38%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (72.04%) AWS
2 53 (56.99%) AWS Lambda
3 33 (35.48%) Azure
4 23 (24.73%) Azure Functions
5 18 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (18.28%) Amazon S3
6 17 (18.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (13.98%) SaaS
8 12 (12.90%) Amazon Kinesis
8 12 (12.90%) Azure Data Factory
9 10 (10.75%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (8.60%) GCP
11 7 (7.53%) AWS Fargate
12 4 (4.30%) Logic Apps
12 4 (4.30%) NuGet
12 4 (4.30%) PaaS
12 4 (4.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (3.23%) Route 53
14 2 (2.15%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) HTTP
2 3 (3.23%) Network Security
3 2 (2.15%) DNS
4 1 (1.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (15.05%) NoSQL
4 13 (13.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 10 (10.75%) Amazon Redshift
6 9 (9.68%) Redis
6 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
7 8 (8.60%) Big Data
7 8 (8.60%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (3.23%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (3.23%) Data Lake
9 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.15%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (1.08%) DataStage
11 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.08%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 19 (20.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 9 (9.68%) Selenium
3 8 (8.60%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.60%) GitLab
4 7 (7.53%) JIRA
5 6 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.30%) Postman
6 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.30%) TestCafe
6 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (4.30%) webpack
7 3 (3.23%) Babel
8 2 (2.15%) Appium
8 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.08%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.08%) NUnit
9 1 (1.08%) RSpec
9 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.08%) xUnit.net
General
1 17 (18.28%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Games
2 6 (6.45%) Law
3 4 (4.30%) Housing Association
4 3 (3.23%) Advertising
5 2 (2.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Front Office
6 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Publishing
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (36.56%) Developer
2 18 (19.35%) Senior Developer
3 16 (17.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (16.13%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (13.98%) AWS DevOps
6 10 (10.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Python Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Senior Python Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Azure Developer
8 7 (7.53%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (7.53%) React Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Test Leader
9 6 (6.45%) Node.js Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Data Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) DevOps Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Senior DevOps
11 4 (4.30%) Automation Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.73%) React
2 21 (22.58%) Web Services
3 20 (21.51%) .NET
4 18 (19.35%) Node.js
5 13 (13.98%) .NET Core
6 11 (11.83%) Kafka
7 10 (10.75%) REST
8 9 (9.68%) GraphQL
9 7 (7.53%) CSS
9 7 (7.53%) HTML
10 6 (6.45%) Flask
10 6 (6.45%) Redux
10 6 (6.45%) Swagger
11 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.38%) Entity Framework
11 5 (5.38%) jQuery
12 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET
12 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (4.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) N-Tier
1 4 (4.30%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Linux
1 10 (10.75%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Android
2 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.54%) DevOps
2 38 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.96%) Microservices
4 21 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 21 (22.58%) Test Automation
5 19 (20.43%) Infrastructure as Code
6 15 (16.13%) Fintech
7 14 (15.05%) Deployment Automation
8 13 (13.98%) API Testing
8 13 (13.98%) E-Commerce
9 12 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (12.90%) ETL
9 12 (12.90%) SDET
10 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
11 10 (10.75%) BDD
11 10 (10.75%) OO
12 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
12 9 (9.68%) TDD
13 8 (8.60%) Migration
13 8 (8.60%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.39%) Python
2 36 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 31 (33.33%) SQL
4 22 (23.66%) C#
5 19 (20.43%) Java
6 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
7 12 (12.90%) TypeScript
8 8 (8.60%) ES6
9 7 (7.53%) Ruby
10 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.15%) Scala
13 1 (1.08%) Go
13 1 (1.08%) Kotlin
13 1 (1.08%) PHP
13 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.08%) ISEB
3 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) QA
System Software
1 29 (31.18%) Docker
2 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (24.73%) Terraform
2 18 (19.35%) Kubernetes
3 16 (17.20%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (9.68%) Ansible
4 9 (9.68%) Puppet
5 6 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (3.23%) Grafana
6 3 (3.23%) Kibana
7 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (1.08%) Foglight
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) Nintex
2 4 (4.30%) Splunk
3 2 (2.15%) Databricks
3 2 (2.15%) Google
3 2 (2.15%) Informatica
4 1 (1.08%) Facebook
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com