Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 230 264
Rank change year-on-year +61 +34 +63
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 152 108 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.66% 1.04% 0.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.53% 3.79% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 125 98 51
City of London median annual salary £77,500 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.23% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £48,500 £47,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £91,625 £106,250
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -10.34% +11.54%

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 3,355 2,849 2,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.61% 27.56% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,935 2,588 2,067
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £34,600 £35,660 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 1 £75,000 -
Serverless
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 118 (77.63%) AWS
2 74 (48.68%) AWS Lambda
3 71 (46.71%) DevOps
3 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (37.50%) Microservices
5 55 (36.18%) JavaScript
6 52 (34.21%) Azure
7 46 (30.26%) Software Engineering
8 45 (29.61%) Python
9 44 (28.95%) Finance
9 44 (28.95%) Docker
10 43 (28.29%) React
11 39 (25.66%) C#
12 38 (25.00%) HTML
13 36 (23.68%) Node.js
14 34 (22.37%) GCP
14 34 (22.37%) .NET
15 31 (20.39%) SQL
15 31 (20.39%) TDD
15 31 (20.39%) Amazon S3
15 31 (20.39%) Test Automation
15 31 (20.39%) Terraform
16 30 (19.74%) Marketing
16 30 (19.74%) E-Commerce
17 29 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (18.42%) Git (software)
19 27 (17.76%) .NET Core
19 27 (17.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 26 (17.11%) Java
21 25 (16.45%) OO

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 22 (14.47%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (10.53%) CMS
2 16 (10.53%) Headless CMS
3 10 (6.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 10 (6.58%) Apache Solr
3 10 (6.58%) WebSphere
3 10 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (3.29%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.32%) Apache
6 2 (1.32%) Confluence
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.66%) Luigi
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Figma
1 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.66%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (6.58%) Magento
1 10 (6.58%) SAP Hybris
1 10 (6.58%) SDL Web 8
2 5 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 118 (77.63%) AWS
2 74 (48.68%) AWS Lambda
3 52 (34.21%) Azure
4 34 (22.37%) GCP
5 31 (20.39%) Amazon S3
6 23 (15.13%) Azure Functions
7 17 (11.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (11.18%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (9.21%) Firebase
9 11 (7.24%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (7.24%) PaaS
10 10 (6.58%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (6.58%) Amazon ECS
11 9 (5.92%) CloudFront
11 9 (5.92%) GitHub
11 9 (5.92%) SaaS
12 7 (4.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (3.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (3.29%) AWS CodePipeline
14 5 (3.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.24%) HTTP
2 10 (6.58%) Internet
3 2 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (0.66%) DNS
4 1 (0.66%) Intranet
4 1 (0.66%) Skype
4 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 21 (13.82%) Relational Database
3 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.24%) MySQL
5 10 (6.58%) Endeca
5 10 (6.58%) RDBMS
6 9 (5.92%) Amazon Athena
6 9 (5.92%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (4.61%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (4.61%) Cosmos DB
7 7 (4.61%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.95%) Redis
9 5 (3.29%) Data Lake
10 4 (2.63%) Amazon Aurora
10 4 (2.63%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.97%) Big Data
11 3 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.97%) Parquet
12 2 (1.32%) Presto
Development Applications
1 28 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.87%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.92%) Maven
4 8 (5.26%) CircleCI
4 8 (5.26%) webpack
5 6 (3.95%) Gradle
6 5 (3.29%) GitLab
6 5 (3.29%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.63%) Selenium
8 3 (1.97%) Babel
8 3 (1.97%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.97%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.32%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.32%) Katalon Studio
9 2 (1.32%) PhantomJS
9 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (28.95%) Finance
2 30 (19.74%) Marketing
3 13 (8.55%) Retail
4 10 (6.58%) Law
4 10 (6.58%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.29%) Banking
5 5 (3.29%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.63%) Advertising
6 4 (2.63%) Legal
7 3 (1.97%) Electronics
7 3 (1.97%) Games
8 2 (1.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (34.21%) Developer
2 22 (14.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (14.47%) Software Engineer
3 21 (13.82%) Architect
4 18 (11.84%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (11.18%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (9.21%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (8.55%) AWS Developer
8 12 (7.89%) Cloud Consultant
8 12 (7.89%) Consultant
8 12 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.58%) Cloud Architect
9 10 (6.58%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.58%) Managing Consultant
9 10 (6.58%) Salesforce Architect
9 10 (6.58%) Salesforce Consultant
9 10 (6.58%) Salesforce Solution Architect
9 10 (6.58%) Solutions Consultant
10 9 (5.92%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.92%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (28.29%) React
2 38 (25.00%) HTML
3 36 (23.68%) Node.js
4 34 (22.37%) .NET
5 27 (17.76%) .NET Core
6 25 (16.45%) AngularJS
6 25 (16.45%) CSS
7 23 (15.13%) RESTful
8 22 (14.47%) REST
8 22 (14.47%) Web Services
9 20 (13.16%) HTML5
10 17 (11.18%) CSS3
11 16 (10.53%) AWS Amplify
11 16 (10.53%) Kafka
12 15 (9.87%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (9.21%) GraphQL
13 14 (9.21%) React Native
14 12 (7.89%) Ember.js
14 12 (7.89%) Serverless Framework
15 11 (7.24%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.13%) Mobile App
2 16 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (9.87%) Cloud Native
4 10 (6.58%) iPad
4 10 (6.58%) Social Media
4 10 (6.58%) Virtual Team
5 9 (5.92%) Blog
5 9 (5.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (5.26%) User Experience
7 7 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.95%) Derivative
8 6 (3.95%) Public Cloud
8 6 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (3.29%) Equities
9 5 (3.29%) Fixed Income
10 4 (2.63%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.63%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.97%) Reinsurance
12 2 (1.32%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.87%) Apple iOS
2 14 (9.21%) Android
3 8 (5.26%) Linux
4 5 (3.29%) Unix
4 5 (3.29%) Windows
5 1 (0.66%) Solaris
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
1 71 (46.71%) DevOps
2 57 (37.50%) Microservices
3 46 (30.26%) Software Engineering
4 31 (20.39%) TDD
4 31 (20.39%) Test Automation
5 30 (19.74%) E-Commerce
6 29 (19.08%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (16.45%) OO
8 24 (15.79%) BDD
8 24 (15.79%) Content Management
9 21 (13.82%) Infrastructure as Code
10 19 (12.50%) Computer Science
11 18 (11.84%) Scrum
12 15 (9.87%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (9.87%) Web Development
13 14 (9.21%) Open Source
14 13 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (8.55%) Requirements Analysis
14 13 (8.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (36.18%) JavaScript
2 45 (29.61%) Python
3 39 (25.66%) C#
4 31 (20.39%) SQL
5 26 (17.11%) Java
6 15 (9.87%) TypeScript
7 11 (7.24%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.58%) Ruby
9 6 (3.95%) PHP
10 5 (3.29%) C++
10 5 (3.29%) Scala
11 4 (2.63%) ES6
11 4 (2.63%) Go
11 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.97%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.32%) F#
13 2 (1.32%) Haskell
13 2 (1.32%) Java 8
13 2 (1.32%) Perl
14 1 (0.66%) ES7
Qualifications
1 25 (16.45%) Degree
2 12 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.63%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.32%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 44 (28.95%) Docker
2 3 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (20.39%) Terraform
2 24 (15.79%) Kubernetes
3 15 (9.87%) Ansible
4 7 (4.61%) Puppet
5 6 (3.95%) Control-M
6 5 (3.29%) Packer
7 4 (2.63%) Kibana
7 4 (2.63%) logstash
8 3 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.66%) Nagios
10 1 (0.66%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (12.50%) Google
2 14 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.55%) SAP
4 11 (7.24%) Adobe
4 11 (7.24%) Oracle
4 11 (7.24%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (6.58%) ATG
5 10 (6.58%) Demandware
5 10 (6.58%) Elastic Path
5 10 (6.58%) hybris
5 10 (6.58%) IBM
5 10 (6.58%) Interwoven
6 6 (3.95%) Ab Initio
7 5 (3.29%) Solace
7 5 (3.29%) Splunk
7 5 (3.29%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.63%) Intapp
9 3 (1.97%) Zend
10 1 (0.66%) Informatica
10 1 (0.66%) Workday