Period
to 26 November 2020

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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 172 249
Rank change year-on-year +43 +77 +32
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 78 161 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.94% 1.61% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.22% 4.17% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81 154 110
Median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £115,000 £91,375
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -8.47%

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 1,848 3,858 3,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.86% 38.61% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,624 3,419 2,721
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,760 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 26 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Serverless in the City of London

Serverless
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the City of London region over the 6 months to 26 November 2020. 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
London Bridge +23 3 £82,500 +10.00%
Serverless
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2020, 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 64 (82.05%) AWS
2 55 (70.51%) AWS Lambda
3 45 (57.69%) Python
4 37 (47.44%) DevOps
5 34 (43.59%) JavaScript
6 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (26.92%) Docker
8 20 (25.64%) Microservices
9 19 (24.36%) Jenkins
9 19 (24.36%) Azure
9 19 (24.36%) Node.js
9 19 (24.36%) Fintech
10 18 (23.08%) Terraform
11 17 (21.79%) React
11 17 (21.79%) SQL
12 16 (20.51%) Java
12 16 (20.51%) Kubernetes
13 15 (19.23%) Finance
14 13 (16.67%) Law
14 13 (16.67%) Kafka
14 13 (16.67%) Big Data
15 12 (15.38%) Amazon S3
15 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
15 12 (15.38%) Linux
15 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
15 12 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
15 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
16 11 (14.10%) Redux
16 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
16 11 (14.10%) SaaS

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 9 (11.54%) Confluence
2 5 (6.41%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) SilverStripe
3 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 64 (82.05%) AWS
2 55 (70.51%) AWS Lambda
3 19 (24.36%) Azure
4 12 (15.38%) Amazon S3
4 12 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (14.10%) SaaS
6 8 (10.26%) Azure Functions
6 8 (10.26%) GCP
7 7 (8.97%) Amazon Kinesis
8 6 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (6.41%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (6.41%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (5.13%) GitHub
11 3 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (3.85%) IaaS
11 3 (3.85%) Logic Apps
12 2 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (2.56%) Amazon EKS
12 2 (2.56%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Network Security
2 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Big Data
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (8.97%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.69%) Redis
4 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.13%) MySQL
7 3 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.85%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (3.85%) Data Lake
7 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.56%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (2.56%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) Jenkins
2 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.82%) GitLab
2 10 (12.82%) JIRA
3 8 (10.26%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.26%) Selenium
4 6 (7.69%) Appium
5 5 (6.41%) Charles Proxy
5 5 (6.41%) TeamCity
5 5 (6.41%) WebDriver
6 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.56%) Babel
7 2 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.56%) webpack
8 1 (1.28%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.28%) NUnit
8 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.28%) xUnit.net
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Law
3 9 (11.54%) Games
4 4 (5.13%) Advertising
5 3 (3.85%) Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Housing Association
7 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.28%) Publishing
7 1 (1.28%) Retail
7 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (10.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Python Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Lambda Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) React Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 6 (7.69%) Tester
8 5 (6.41%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Data Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Python Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) Node.js
2 17 (21.79%) React
3 13 (16.67%) Kafka
4 11 (14.10%) Redux
5 9 (11.54%) GraphQL
6 5 (6.41%) .NET
6 5 (6.41%) HTML
6 5 (6.41%) WebdriverIO
7 4 (5.13%) .NET Core
7 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.13%) REST
8 3 (3.85%) Flask
8 3 (3.85%) Vue.js
8 3 (3.85%) Web Services
9 2 (2.56%) Express
9 2 (2.56%) NumPy
9 2 (2.56%) Pandas
9 2 (2.56%) PySpark
9 2 (2.56%) RESTful
10 1 (1.28%) Apollo GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Cloud Native
2 3 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.28%) Replication
4 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.28%) Android
3 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (47.44%) DevOps
2 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.64%) Microservices
4 19 (24.36%) Fintech
5 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 12 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.10%) Test Automation
7 10 (12.82%) ETL
8 9 (11.54%) BDD
8 9 (11.54%) TDD
9 8 (10.26%) API Testing
9 8 (10.26%) Open Source
9 8 (10.26%) SDET
10 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.97%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (8.97%) Machine Learning
11 6 (7.69%) Analytics
11 6 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 45 (57.69%) Python
2 34 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.79%) SQL
4 16 (20.51%) Java
5 6 (7.69%) ES6
6 4 (5.13%) C#
6 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.85%) Scala
7 3 (3.85%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.56%) PHP
8 2 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.28%) C
9 1 (1.28%) C++
9 1 (1.28%) Go
9 1 (1.28%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.28%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
1 5 (6.41%) ISEB
1 5 (6.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.28%) CCNA
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.28%) MCP
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (26.92%) Docker
2 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.28%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) Terraform
2 16 (20.51%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.97%) Ansible
4 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.13%) Puppet
6 3 (3.85%) Grafana
6 3 (3.85%) Kibana
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.28%) Foglight
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Splunk
3 3 (3.85%) Google
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (2.56%) Databricks
5 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) Informatica
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.28%) VMware