Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 191 243
Rank change year-on-year +72 +52 +53
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 84 143 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.21% 1.42% 0.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.13% 3.55% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 85 137 109
Median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £51,000 £55,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £115,000 £92,750
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% +11.54% -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 1,639 4,030 2,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.12% 39.89% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,426 3,677 2,677
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +22 5 £82,500 +10.00%
Serverless
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 68 (80.95%) AWS
2 58 (69.05%) AWS Lambda
3 46 (54.76%) Python
4 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 36 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (42.86%) DevOps
6 29 (34.52%) Kubernetes
7 27 (32.14%) Docker
7 27 (32.14%) Fintech
8 23 (27.38%) Microservices
9 21 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 20 (23.81%) TDD
11 19 (22.62%) Node.js
11 19 (22.62%) Kafka
11 19 (22.62%) Terraform
12 17 (20.24%) Azure
12 17 (20.24%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (20.24%) Finance
12 17 (20.24%) Java
13 16 (19.05%) SQL
14 15 (17.86%) React
14 15 (17.86%) SaaS
15 14 (16.67%) JIRA
15 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (16.67%) Redux
16 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
16 13 (15.48%) .NET
16 13 (15.48%) Test Automation
17 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
18 11 (13.10%) Ansible

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 10 (11.90%) Confluence
2 7 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.19%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.19%) SilverStripe
4 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 68 (80.95%) AWS
2 58 (69.05%) AWS Lambda
3 17 (20.24%) AWS CloudFormation
3 17 (20.24%) Azure
4 15 (17.86%) SaaS
5 11 (13.10%) Amazon ECS
6 9 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (10.71%) Amazon S3
7 8 (9.52%) Azure Functions
8 6 (7.14%) Amazon EKS
8 6 (7.14%) GCP
9 5 (5.95%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (5.95%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (5.95%) GitHub
10 4 (4.76%) AWS CodePipeline
10 4 (4.76%) IaaS
11 3 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (3.57%) CloudFront
11 3 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) AMQP
1 3 (3.57%) HTTP
1 3 (3.57%) Network Security
1 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.38%) DNS
2 2 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.33%) Big Data
3 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.57%) MySQL
6 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.57%) Redis
7 2 (2.38%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (2.38%) HBase
8 1 (1.19%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.19%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.19%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.67%) JIRA
3 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 10 (11.90%) Cucumber
4 10 (11.90%) Selenium
5 7 (8.33%) TeamCity
6 6 (7.14%) GitLab
7 5 (5.95%) Appium
7 5 (5.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (5.95%) Charles Proxy
7 5 (5.95%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (5.95%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.57%) Babel
8 3 (3.57%) webpack
9 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.19%) Mocha
10 1 (1.19%) NUnit
10 1 (1.19%) xUnit.net
General
1 17 (20.24%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Law
3 5 (5.95%) Games
4 4 (4.76%) Advertising
5 3 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.38%) Back Office
7 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Developer
2 17 (20.24%) AWS Engineer
3 14 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Python Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) React Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Tester
7 6 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Automation Tester
8 5 (5.95%) Python Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (5.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) Kafka
1 19 (22.62%) Node.js
2 15 (17.86%) React
3 14 (16.67%) Redux
4 13 (15.48%) .NET
5 9 (10.71%) HTML
6 8 (9.52%) GraphQL
6 8 (9.52%) REST
6 8 (9.52%) Web Services
7 5 (5.95%) .NET Core
7 5 (5.95%) AngularJS
7 5 (5.95%) WebdriverIO
8 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (4.76%) CSS
8 4 (4.76%) HTML5
8 4 (4.76%) jQuery
8 4 (4.76%) SOAP
8 4 (4.76%) Vue.js
9 3 (3.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Cloud Native
1 6 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Linux
2 4 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (42.86%) DevOps
2 27 (32.14%) Fintech
3 23 (27.38%) Microservices
4 20 (23.81%) TDD
5 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
6 13 (15.48%) Test Automation
7 11 (13.10%) Data Science
7 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure as Code
8 10 (11.90%) Analytics
8 10 (11.90%) BDD
9 9 (10.71%) Open Source
10 7 (8.33%) API Testing
10 7 (8.33%) ETL
10 7 (8.33%) SDET
11 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 6 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.76%) Python
2 39 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (20.24%) Java
4 16 (19.05%) SQL
5 9 (10.71%) C#
5 9 (10.71%) TypeScript
6 7 (8.33%) ES6
7 6 (7.14%) Go
8 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.57%) Scala
10 2 (2.38%) C
10 2 (2.38%) PHP
10 2 (2.38%) R
11 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.19%) C++
11 1 (1.19%) F#
11 1 (1.19%) Haskell
11 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) ISEB
1 5 (5.95%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.38%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) CCNA
3 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.19%) MCP
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (32.14%) Docker
2 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (34.52%) Kubernetes
2 19 (22.62%) Terraform
3 11 (13.10%) Ansible
4 8 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.57%) Puppet
6 2 (2.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.57%) Solace
3 2 (2.38%) Google
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco
4 1 (1.19%) Databricks
4 1 (1.19%) Informatica
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.19%) Splunk
4 1 (1.19%) VMware