Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 75 142 159
Rank change year-on-year +67 +17 +75
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 231 77 156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.72% 1.79% 1.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.43% 3.91% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 214 73 129
10th Percentile £51,250 £56,400 £49,500
25th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £81,250 £67,500 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.37% -12.90% +19.23%
75th Percentile £100,000 £80,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £88,500 £120,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +23.08%

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 2,741 1,968 3,396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.19% 45.68% 36.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,459 1,748 3,017
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £33,075
25th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 22 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Serverless in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 182 (78.79%) AWS
2 119 (51.52%) DevOps
3 107 (46.32%) Python
4 102 (44.16%) AWS Lambda
5 92 (39.83%) Azure
6 88 (38.10%) Kubernetes
7 86 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (35.93%) Terraform
9 82 (35.50%) Finance
10 81 (35.06%) Docker
11 72 (31.17%) Microservices
12 68 (29.44%) GCP
12 68 (29.44%) Java
13 65 (28.14%) SQL
13 65 (28.14%) Software Engineering
14 58 (25.11%) Node.js
15 57 (24.68%) JavaScript
16 56 (24.24%) C#
16 56 (24.24%) CI/CD
17 53 (22.94%) Infrastructure as Code
18 52 (22.51%) JIRA
19 50 (21.65%) AWS CloudFormation
20 49 (21.21%) Amazon EC2
21 46 (19.91%) NoSQL
21 46 (19.91%) Social Skills
22 45 (19.48%) Test Automation
22 45 (19.48%) Degree
22 45 (19.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
23 43 (18.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 43 (18.61%) SQL Server

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 40 (17.32%) Confluence
2 6 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.30%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (1.30%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.43%) Drupal
5 1 (0.43%) Jupyter
Applications
1 9 (3.90%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 182 (78.79%) AWS
2 102 (44.16%) AWS Lambda
3 92 (39.83%) Azure
4 68 (29.44%) GCP
5 50 (21.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 49 (21.21%) Amazon EC2
7 43 (18.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 41 (17.75%) Amazon S3
9 24 (10.39%) IaaS
10 22 (9.52%) Amazon ECS
11 21 (9.09%) AWS Step Functions
12 18 (7.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 15 (6.49%) PaaS
13 15 (6.49%) SaaS
14 11 (4.76%) Amazon EMR
14 11 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (3.90%) Azure Monitor
15 9 (3.90%) GitHub
15 9 (3.90%) Lucidchart
16 8 (3.46%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.46%) DNS
2 3 (1.30%) Network Security
2 3 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) HTTP
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) SD-WAN
3 1 (0.43%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.43%) VPN
3 1 (0.43%) WAN
3 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.91%) NoSQL
2 45 (19.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 43 (18.61%) SQL Server
4 41 (17.75%) Relational Database
5 39 (16.88%) PostgreSQL
6 38 (16.45%) Amazon RDS
7 35 (15.15%) Amazon Redshift
8 32 (13.85%) MongoDB
9 11 (4.76%) BigQuery
10 9 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (3.46%) Amazon Athena
11 8 (3.46%) Big Data
11 8 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (3.03%) Data Lake
12 7 (3.03%) Tableau
13 5 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (1.73%) Power BI
15 2 (0.87%) Amazon QuickSight
15 2 (0.87%) Looker
15 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (22.51%) JIRA
2 41 (17.75%) Jenkins
3 29 (12.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 29 (12.55%) SonarQube
4 15 (6.49%) Git (software)
5 13 (5.63%) GitLab
6 8 (3.46%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (2.60%) Bitbucket
7 6 (2.60%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.16%) Postman
8 5 (2.16%) TestCafe
9 3 (1.30%) Cypress.io
9 3 (1.30%) REST Assured
10 2 (0.87%) Appium
10 2 (0.87%) GoCD
10 2 (0.87%) Maven
10 2 (0.87%) Terragrunt
11 1 (0.43%) Babel
11 1 (0.43%) Gradle
11 1 (0.43%) webpack
General
1 82 (35.50%) Finance
2 46 (19.91%) Social Skills
3 32 (13.85%) Retail
4 23 (9.96%) Presentation Skills
5 22 (9.52%) Influencing Skills
6 11 (4.76%) Public Sector
7 9 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.03%) Manufacturing
9 6 (2.60%) Banking
9 6 (2.60%) Games
10 5 (2.16%) Advertising
11 4 (1.73%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.73%) Marketing
12 2 (0.87%) Automotive
12 2 (0.87%) Law
12 2 (0.87%) Legal
12 2 (0.87%) Publishing
13 1 (0.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 1 (0.43%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (21.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (16.88%) Developer
3 36 (15.58%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 20 (8.66%) Cloud Engineer
6 18 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 16 (6.93%) Architect
8 15 (6.49%) .NET Developer
8 15 (6.49%) Applications Engineer
9 14 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
9 14 (6.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 14 (6.06%) Senior DevOps
9 14 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 13 (5.63%) Software Engineer
11 12 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (4.76%) Analyst
12 11 (4.76%) Data Engineer
12 11 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
12 11 (4.76%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
12 11 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (25.11%) Node.js
2 30 (12.99%) .NET
3 22 (9.52%) OAuth
4 21 (9.09%) OAuth2
4 21 (9.09%) OpenID
5 19 (8.23%) React
6 17 (7.36%) CSS
6 17 (7.36%) HTML
7 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET
8 14 (6.06%) JSON
9 13 (5.63%) .NET Core
10 9 (3.90%) Web Services
11 8 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (3.03%) jQuery
13 6 (2.60%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.60%) HTML5
13 6 (2.60%) RESTful
14 5 (2.16%) Elastic Stack
14 5 (2.16%) Kafka
14 5 (2.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.76%) Cloud Native
1 11 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
2 9 (3.90%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.46%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.16%) Derivative
6 5 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.73%) User Experience
8 3 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.30%) Legacy Systems
9 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.87%) Legacy Code
10 1 (0.43%) Blog
10 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.43%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.58%) Linux
2 31 (13.42%) Windows
3 15 (6.49%) Unix
3 15 (6.49%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.60%) Android
4 6 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (51.52%) DevOps
2 86 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (31.17%) Microservices
4 65 (28.14%) Software Engineering
5 56 (24.24%) CI/CD
6 53 (22.94%) Infrastructure as Code
7 45 (19.48%) Test Automation
8 38 (16.45%) Event-Driven
9 36 (15.58%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 33 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
11 30 (12.99%) Data Privacy
11 30 (12.99%) Full Stack Development
11 30 (12.99%) Process Management
11 30 (12.99%) UML
12 29 (12.55%) Code Coverage
12 29 (12.55%) Fintech
13 25 (10.82%) Analytics
13 25 (10.82%) Matrix Organization
14 24 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (9.96%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (46.32%) Python
2 68 (29.44%) Java
3 65 (28.14%) SQL
4 57 (24.68%) JavaScript
5 56 (24.24%) C#
6 34 (14.72%) Bash
7 30 (12.99%) Go
8 26 (11.26%) PowerShell
9 23 (9.96%) TypeScript
10 22 (9.52%) C++
11 10 (4.33%) Scala
12 7 (3.03%) Ruby
12 7 (3.03%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.60%) C
13 6 (2.60%) Java 11
13 6 (2.60%) Perl
14 5 (2.16%) Java 8
14 5 (2.16%) PHP
14 5 (2.16%) R
15 3 (1.30%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 45 (19.48%) Degree
2 29 (12.55%) Master's Degree
3 16 (6.93%) AWS Certification
4 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (17.75%) QA
2 21 (9.09%) GDPR
3 2 (0.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 81 (35.06%) Docker
2 16 (6.93%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.19%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (4.76%) XenApp
5 6 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.43%) Firmware
7 1 (0.43%) KVM
7 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 88 (38.10%) Kubernetes
2 83 (35.93%) Terraform
3 18 (7.79%) Ansible
4 11 (4.76%) EdgeSight
4 11 (4.76%) Nagios
4 11 (4.76%) Prometheus
4 11 (4.76%) SCCM
4 11 (4.76%) SCOM
4 11 (4.76%) SCOrch
4 11 (4.76%) SCVMM
5 10 (4.33%) Grafana
6 6 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.16%) Istio
7 5 (2.16%) Kibana
7 5 (2.16%) logstash
8 4 (1.73%) Puppet
9 1 (0.43%) Automic
9 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 32 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.42%) Oracle
3 13 (5.63%) Google
4 11 (4.76%) Citrix
4 11 (4.76%) HP
4 11 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.73%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.87%) Informatica
6 2 (0.87%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.87%) Splunk
6 2 (0.87%) Veracode
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco
7 1 (0.43%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.43%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.43%) IBM
7 1 (0.43%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.43%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) Talend
7 1 (0.43%) VMware