Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 360 689 1059
Rank change year-on-year +329 +370 +195
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,264 536 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.86% 0.32% 0.087%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.47% 1.65% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,026 465 139
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -7.69%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 36,417 32,506 23,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.79% 19.34% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29,316 27,128 19,802
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in England

Serverless
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Serverless in England.

Salary trend for Serverless in England

Serverless
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in England over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Serverless in England

Serverless
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the England region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. 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 +275 781 £70,000 +12.00% 157
South East +181 210 £60,000 +20.00% 37
Midlands +107 101 £57,500 +4.55% 16
North of England +47 97 £55,000 +10.00% 53
West Midlands +116 86 £55,000 -8.33% 10
South West +7 55 £55,000 +10.00% 16
North West +17 52 £52,500 +5.00% 35
East of England +54 42 £55,000 -8.33% 10
Yorkshire +62 40 £55,000 +15.79% 13
East Midlands +16 14 £75,000 +66.67% 6
North East +3 6 £40,000 -38.46% 5
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 943 (74.60%) Amazon AWS
2 646 (51.11%) AWS Lambda
3 559 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
4 473 (37.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 464 (36.71%) DevOps
6 424 (33.54%) Python
7 408 (32.28%) JavaScript
8 402 (31.80%) Java
9 378 (29.91%) Microservices
10 351 (27.77%) Node.js
11 333 (26.34%) Docker
12 322 (25.47%) SQL
13 298 (23.58%) C#
14 296 (23.42%) Microsoft
14 296 (23.42%) TDD
15 273 (21.60%) Continuous Integration
15 273 (21.60%) Amazon S3
16 266 (21.04%) .NET
17 250 (19.78%) Amazon EC2
18 245 (19.38%) Linux
19 244 (19.30%) Web Services
20 241 (19.07%) HTML
21 240 (18.99%) Git (software)
22 238 (18.83%) Jenkins
23 219 (17.33%) React
24 209 (16.53%) Kubernetes
25 208 (16.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
26 207 (16.38%) Software Engineering
27 194 (15.35%) Test Automation
28 189 (14.95%) CSS

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 95 (7.52%) Apache Spark
2 69 (5.46%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 46 (3.64%) Apache
5 39 (3.09%) CMS
6 37 (2.93%) IIS
7 35 (2.77%) Confluence
8 25 (1.98%) Apache Solr
9 24 (1.90%) nginx
10 22 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
10 22 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
11 21 (1.66%) WebLogic
11 21 (1.66%) WordPress
12 19 (1.50%) eZ Publish
13 16 (1.27%) JBoss
14 15 (1.19%) MS Exchange
14 15 (1.19%) WebSphere
15 13 (1.03%) Jetty
16 12 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 11 (0.87%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 26 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.16%) Snapchat
5 1 (0.079%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.079%) HipChat
5 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.32%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.079%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.079%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.079%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.079%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.079%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.079%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 943 (74.60%) Amazon AWS
2 646 (51.11%) AWS Lambda
3 473 (37.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 273 (21.60%) Amazon S3
5 250 (19.78%) Amazon EC2
6 183 (14.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 183 (14.48%) PaaS
7 155 (12.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 155 (12.26%) Azure Functions
8 117 (9.26%) Amazon SQS
9 107 (8.47%) SaaS
10 105 (8.31%) IaaS
11 100 (7.91%) Amazon Kinesis
12 95 (7.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 87 (6.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 59 (4.67%) Amazon EMR
15 57 (4.51%) CloudFront
16 56 (4.43%) GitHub
17 51 (4.03%) Azure Active Directory
18 50 (3.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.96%) Firewall
2 44 (3.48%) HTTP
3 37 (2.93%) Network Security
4 23 (1.82%) DNS
4 23 (1.82%) Internet
5 22 (1.74%) VPN
6 18 (1.42%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.63%) VLAN
7 8 (0.63%) Wireless
8 6 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.32%) LAN
9 4 (0.32%) SNMP
10 3 (0.24%) BGP
10 3 (0.24%) EIGRP
10 3 (0.24%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.24%) OSPF
11 2 (0.16%) DHCP
11 2 (0.16%) SMS
11 2 (0.16%) SMTP
11 2 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (16.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 171 (13.53%) Amazon RDS
3 142 (11.23%) NoSQL
4 137 (10.84%) Big Data
5 118 (9.34%) Cosmos DB
6 116 (9.18%) Amazon Redshift
7 115 (9.10%) MySQL
7 115 (9.10%) SQL Server
8 113 (8.94%) Relational Database
9 89 (7.04%) Azure SQL Database
10 73 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
11 67 (5.30%) MongoDB
12 60 (4.75%) PostgreSQL
12 60 (4.75%) RDBMS
13 58 (4.59%) Hadoop
14 55 (4.35%) Redis
15 47 (3.72%) Apache Cassandra
16 41 (3.24%) Data Lake
17 35 (2.77%) Apache Hive
18 33 (2.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 240 (18.99%) Git (software)
2 238 (18.83%) Jenkins
3 91 (7.20%) Visual Studio Team System
4 78 (6.17%) JIRA
5 72 (5.70%) Maven
6 57 (4.51%) Visual Studio
7 47 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 46 (3.64%) TeamCity
9 41 (3.24%) Cucumber
10 36 (2.85%) Selenium
11 32 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
12 30 (2.37%) Bitbucket
12 30 (2.37%) GitLab
13 28 (2.22%) NUnit
14 22 (1.74%) webpack
15 21 (1.66%) Grunt
16 20 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (1.58%) gulp
16 20 (1.58%) Subversion
17 19 (1.50%) Gradle
General
1 158 (12.50%) Finance
2 79 (6.25%) Retail
3 53 (4.19%) Games
4 47 (3.72%) Marketing
5 41 (3.24%) Banking
6 27 (2.14%) Law
7 16 (1.27%) Advertising
7 16 (1.27%) Publishing
8 14 (1.11%) Hindi Language
8 14 (1.11%) Punjabi Language
8 14 (1.11%) Urdu Language
9 13 (1.03%) Automotive
9 13 (1.03%) Military
10 9 (0.71%) Electronics
10 9 (0.71%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.55%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.47%) Legal
13 5 (0.40%) Billing
13 5 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 511 (40.43%) Developer
2 218 (17.25%) Architect
3 130 (10.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 129 (10.21%) Senior Developer
5 113 (8.94%) Cloud Architect
6 102 (8.07%) AWS Engineer
7 91 (7.20%) Software Engineer
8 86 (6.80%) .NET Developer
9 81 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
10 69 (5.46%) Java Developer
11 64 (5.06%) React Developer
12 63 (4.98%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 63 (4.98%) JavaScript Developer
13 59 (4.67%) AWS Architect
14 58 (4.59%) Software Developer
15 56 (4.43%) Cloud Engineer
16 53 (4.19%) AWS Developer
16 53 (4.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 52 (4.11%) Azure Architect
17 52 (4.11%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (27.77%) Node.js
2 266 (21.04%) .NET
3 244 (19.30%) Web Services
4 241 (19.07%) HTML
5 219 (17.33%) React
6 189 (14.95%) CSS
7 183 (14.48%) AngularJS
8 174 (13.77%) RESTful
9 152 (12.03%) REST
10 103 (8.15%) Spring
11 90 (7.12%) ASP.NET
11 90 (7.12%) JSON
12 86 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 84 (6.65%) HTML5
14 79 (6.25%) Kafka
14 79 (6.25%) Spring Boot
15 75 (5.93%) Redux
16 72 (5.70%) .NET Framework
17 60 (4.75%) .NET Core
18 57 (4.51%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 91 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
2 82 (6.49%) Public Cloud
3 61 (4.83%) User Experience
4 54 (4.27%) Fintech
5 46 (3.64%) Cloud Native
6 44 (3.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 43 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (3.40%) Blog
8 38 (3.01%) Mobile App
9 32 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.74%) Data Centre
11 20 (1.58%) Algorithms
12 18 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
13 11 (0.87%) Video\Live Streaming
14 10 (0.79%) Data Structures
14 10 (0.79%) Driving Licence
14 10 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
14 10 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (0.55%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 245 (19.38%) Linux
2 103 (8.15%) Windows
3 21 (1.66%) Android
3 21 (1.66%) Unix
4 18 (1.42%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.03%) CentOS
6 11 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.71%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.63%) Amazon Linux
9 7 (0.55%) VMS
10 6 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.40%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.32%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.24%) Solaris
14 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.079%) DC/OS
15 1 (0.079%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.079%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 559 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 464 (36.71%) DevOps
3 378 (29.91%) Microservices
4 296 (23.42%) TDD
5 273 (21.60%) Continuous Integration
6 207 (16.38%) Software Engineering
7 194 (15.35%) Test Automation
8 174 (13.77%) Scrum
9 147 (11.63%) BDD
10 131 (10.36%) Analytics
11 129 (10.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 118 (9.34%) MVC
13 117 (9.26%) Configuration Management
13 117 (9.26%) Open Source
14 102 (8.07%) Mentoring
15 100 (7.91%) Front End Development
16 96 (7.59%) SOA
17 92 (7.28%) Computer Science
18 89 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
19 85 (6.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 424 (33.54%) Python
2 408 (32.28%) JavaScript
3 402 (31.80%) Java
4 322 (25.47%) SQL
5 298 (23.58%) C#
6 127 (10.05%) Scala
7 116 (9.18%) PHP
8 115 (9.10%) PowerShell
9 85 (6.72%) TypeScript
10 84 (6.65%) Bash Shell
11 78 (6.17%) Go
12 77 (6.09%) Ruby
13 74 (5.85%) ES6
14 51 (4.03%) T-SQL
15 49 (3.88%) Java 8
16 44 (3.48%) Shell Script
17 42 (3.32%) C++
18 41 (3.24%) C
19 26 (2.06%) Perl
20 25 (1.98%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 110 (8.70%) Degree
2 72 (5.70%) AWS Certification
3 39 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 35 (2.77%) Security Cleared
5 33 (2.61%) MCSA
5 33 (2.61%) MCSE
6 21 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (0.95%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.71%) ISEB
8 9 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
8 9 (0.71%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.47%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.47%) SANS
10 5 (0.40%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.40%) HND
11 4 (0.32%) MCAD
11 4 (0.32%) MCDBA
11 4 (0.32%) MCSD
11 4 (0.32%) PhD
12 3 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.03%) QA
2 40 (3.16%) GDPR
3 14 (1.11%) SLA
4 10 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.71%) PMO
6 6 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.32%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.079%) PSD2
System Software
1 333 (26.34%) Docker
2 117 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.66%) HDFS
4 15 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.32%) LXC
8 4 (0.32%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.16%) Varnish
10 1 (0.079%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.079%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 209 (16.53%) Kubernetes
2 188 (14.87%) Terraform
3 147 (11.63%) Ansible
4 121 (9.57%) Puppet
5 97 (7.67%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (2.37%) Packer
7 29 (2.29%) Mesos
8 21 (1.66%) Grafana
9 19 (1.50%) Prometheus
9 19 (1.50%) Salt
10 18 (1.42%) Nagios
10 18 (1.42%) Oozie
11 16 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
12 15 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
12 15 (1.19%) Kibana
13 10 (0.79%) rkt
14 9 (0.71%) Sysdig
15 8 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 8 (0.63%) Rancher
16 5 (0.40%) logstash
Vendors
1 296 (23.42%) Microsoft
2 154 (12.18%) Google
3 51 (4.03%) Oracle
4 47 (3.72%) IBM
5 39 (3.09%) Red Hat
6 34 (2.69%) Splunk
7 26 (2.06%) Atlassian
8 20 (1.58%) New Relic
8 20 (1.58%) SAP
9 15 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.19%) Tableau
9 15 (1.19%) VMware
10 14 (1.11%) Cognizant
10 14 (1.11%) Databricks
11 12 (0.95%) Adobe
12 11 (0.87%) AppDynamics
12 11 (0.87%) Cloudera
12 11 (0.87%) Zend
13 10 (0.79%) SaltStack
13 10 (0.79%) Sitecore