Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
UK > England
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 156 246 447
Rank change year-on-year +90 +201 +402
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,598 1,907 1,158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.20% 1.40% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.12% 4.71% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,472 1,676 977
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,625 £40,600
90th Percentile £100,000 £99,375 £87,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £68,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -

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 26,103 40,512 40,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 35.99% 29.80% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21,489 33,147 32,957
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in England

Serverless
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Serverless in England.

Salary trend for Serverless in England

Serverless
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Serverless in England over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 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 +95 946 £80,000 +6.67% 101
North of England +107 257 £52,500 -12.50% 36
South East +38 170 £65,000 -7.14% 28
North West +35 130 £53,012 -11.65% 19
Yorkshire +176 118 £52,500 +5.00% 12
Midlands +34 95 £50,000 -4.76% 17
West Midlands +42 76 £50,000 -4.76% 12
South West +82 67 £52,500 -8.70% 16
East of England +124 62 £50,000 -9.91% 9
East Midlands +39 19 £50,000 -9.09% 5
North East +29 9 £50,000 -15.97% 5
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 England region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 1,263 (79.04%) AWS
2 864 (54.07%) AWS Lambda
3 816 (51.06%) DevOps
4 722 (45.18%) Agile Software Development
5 668 (41.80%) Python
6 567 (35.48%) JavaScript
7 532 (33.29%) Azure
8 470 (29.41%) Microservices
9 457 (28.60%) Docker
10 439 (27.47%) Kubernetes
11 432 (27.03%) Node.js
12 417 (26.10%) Java
13 389 (24.34%) Terraform
14 365 (22.84%) Finance
15 344 (21.53%) Software Engineering
16 343 (21.46%) SQL
17 333 (20.84%) TDD
17 333 (20.84%) Jenkins
18 282 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
19 277 (17.33%) C#
20 270 (16.90%) Amazon S3
21 269 (16.83%) React
21 269 (16.83%) Web Services
22 260 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
23 259 (16.21%) .NET
24 243 (15.21%) GCP
25 240 (15.02%) AWS CloudFormation
26 239 (14.96%) AngularJS
27 233 (14.58%) SQL Server
28 232 (14.52%) Git (software)

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
1 119 (7.45%) Apache
2 112 (7.01%) Elasticsearch
3 71 (4.44%) Confluence
4 64 (4.01%) Apache Spark
5 23 (1.44%) CMS
6 20 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 15 (0.94%) IIS
8 12 (0.75%) Apache Airflow
8 12 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (0.69%) Tomcat
10 10 (0.63%) nginx
11 8 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.50%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.31%) Ethereum
12 5 (0.31%) Headless CMS
13 4 (0.25%) Hyperledger
13 4 (0.25%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.38%) Sketch
3 5 (0.31%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.063%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.50%) SDL Web 8
3 7 (0.44%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.25%) Eikon
4 4 (0.25%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.063%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.063%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,263 (79.04%) AWS
2 864 (54.07%) AWS Lambda
3 532 (33.29%) Azure
4 282 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
5 270 (16.90%) Amazon S3
6 243 (15.21%) GCP
7 240 (15.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 228 (14.27%) Amazon ECS
9 213 (13.33%) SaaS
10 169 (10.58%) Azure Functions
11 143 (8.95%) PaaS
12 98 (6.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 91 (5.69%) IaaS
14 77 (4.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 74 (4.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 64 (4.01%) Amazon SQS
17 62 (3.88%) Amazon Kinesis
18 60 (3.75%) GitHub
18 60 (3.75%) Power Platform
19 58 (3.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.63%) Firewall
1 42 (2.63%) HTTP
2 33 (2.07%) DNS
3 29 (1.81%) Network Security
4 21 (1.31%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.13%) Internet
5 18 (1.13%) VPN
6 11 (0.69%) SSL
7 8 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.31%) SAN
9 3 (0.19%) AMQP
9 3 (0.19%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.19%) Extranet
9 3 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.19%) ZigBee
10 2 (0.13%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.13%) VoIP
10 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.063%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 208 (13.02%) MySQL
3 189 (11.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 160 (10.01%) PostgreSQL
5 142 (8.89%) NoSQL
6 141 (8.82%) Amazon Redshift
7 125 (7.82%) Amazon RDS
7 125 (7.82%) MongoDB
8 93 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
9 75 (4.69%) Big Data
10 59 (3.69%) Azure SQL Database
11 58 (3.63%) Redis
12 47 (2.94%) Amazon Athena
12 47 (2.94%) Cosmos DB
13 41 (2.57%) Power BI
14 38 (2.38%) Data Lake
15 36 (2.25%) Relational Database
16 32 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
17 30 (1.88%) Hadoop
18 27 (1.69%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 333 (20.84%) Jenkins
2 232 (14.52%) Git (software)
3 118 (7.38%) GitLab
4 116 (7.26%) JIRA
5 63 (3.94%) Artifactory
6 62 (3.88%) Bitbucket
7 60 (3.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 57 (3.57%) TeamCity
9 51 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 46 (2.88%) Selenium
11 34 (2.13%) webpack
12 33 (2.07%) Maven
13 29 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
15 25 (1.56%) CircleCI
15 25 (1.56%) Visual Studio
16 24 (1.50%) Cucumber
16 24 (1.50%) Mocha
17 23 (1.44%) Gradle
18 20 (1.25%) Cypress.io
General
1 365 (22.84%) Finance
2 148 (9.26%) Banking
3 74 (4.63%) Retail
4 63 (3.94%) Back Office
5 45 (2.82%) Games
6 38 (2.38%) Law
7 29 (1.81%) Marketing
8 22 (1.38%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.19%) Front Office
10 16 (1.00%) Legal
11 14 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 14 (0.88%) Public Sector
12 12 (0.75%) Advertising
13 9 (0.56%) Publishing
14 7 (0.44%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.38%) Automotive
16 4 (0.25%) Electronics
17 3 (0.19%) Police
18 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 550 (34.42%) Developer
2 261 (16.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 205 (12.83%) AWS Engineer
4 151 (9.45%) Senior Developer
5 140 (8.76%) Software Engineer
6 139 (8.70%) Architect
7 115 (7.20%) Full Stack Developer
8 100 (6.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 85 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 82 (5.13%) AWS DevOps
11 80 (5.01%) .NET Developer
12 77 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
13 71 (4.44%) Data Engineer
14 70 (4.38%) Python Engineer
15 69 (4.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 64 (4.01%) AWS Developer
17 62 (3.88%) Lead Developer
18 61 (3.82%) Java Developer
18 61 (3.82%) Node.js Developer
19 55 (3.44%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (27.03%) Node.js
2 269 (16.83%) React
2 269 (16.83%) Web Services
3 259 (16.21%) .NET
4 239 (14.96%) AngularJS
5 230 (14.39%) HTML
6 201 (12.58%) CSS
7 164 (10.26%) REST
8 135 (8.45%) .NET Core
9 111 (6.95%) Vue.js
10 103 (6.45%) Kafka
11 98 (6.13%) HTML5
12 92 (5.76%) GraphQL
13 85 (5.32%) RESTful
14 84 (5.26%) gRPC
15 75 (4.69%) .NET Framework
15 75 (4.69%) OAuth
16 69 (4.32%) Swagger
17 58 (3.63%) ASP.NET Web API
18 54 (3.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 177 (11.08%) Cloud Native
2 108 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
3 101 (6.32%) Hedge funds
4 88 (5.51%) User Experience
5 73 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (4.26%) Public Cloud
7 51 (3.19%) Mobile App
8 44 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
9 23 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 21 (1.31%) Management Information System
11 20 (1.25%) Fixed Income
12 19 (1.19%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 18 (1.13%) Derivative
13 18 (1.13%) Equities
14 17 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
14 17 (1.06%) Virtual Team
15 15 (0.94%) Blog
16 14 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 199 (12.45%) Linux
2 65 (4.07%) Windows
3 45 (2.82%) Android
4 43 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 38 (2.38%) Unix
6 15 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.81%) CoreOS
8 10 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.63%) VMS
8 10 (0.63%) Windows Server
9 9 (0.56%) CentOS
10 7 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.063%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 816 (51.06%) DevOps
2 722 (45.18%) Agile Software Development
3 470 (29.41%) Microservices
4 344 (21.53%) Software Engineering
5 333 (20.84%) TDD
6 260 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
7 196 (12.27%) Test Automation
8 184 (11.51%) Scrum
9 183 (11.45%) Mentoring
10 180 (11.26%) Infrastructure as Code
11 160 (10.01%) Analytics
12 159 (9.95%) Fintech
13 144 (9.01%) Asset Management
14 132 (8.26%) BDD
15 119 (7.45%) Configuration Management
16 118 (7.38%) SDLC
17 116 (7.26%) Problem-Solving
18 115 (7.20%) Investment Management
19 89 (5.57%) Deployment Automation
20 86 (5.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 668 (41.80%) Python
2 567 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 417 (26.10%) Java
4 343 (21.46%) SQL
5 277 (17.33%) C#
6 174 (10.89%) TypeScript
7 134 (8.39%) Bash Shell
8 118 (7.38%) PowerShell
9 95 (5.94%) Go
10 73 (4.57%) PHP
11 72 (4.51%) Ruby
12 71 (4.44%) Scala
13 52 (3.25%) ES6
14 47 (2.94%) T-SQL
15 39 (2.44%) Kotlin
16 34 (2.13%) C
17 31 (1.94%) Java 8
18 30 (1.88%) C++
19 27 (1.69%) Shell Script
20 15 (0.94%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 98 (6.13%) Degree
2 69 (4.32%) AWS Certification
3 30 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 28 (1.75%) Sun Certification
5 15 (0.94%) CISSP
6 14 (0.88%) Security Cleared
7 9 (0.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 9 (0.56%) CCSP
7 9 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.44%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.38%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.31%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
11 4 (0.25%) CISA
11 4 (0.25%) CISM
11 4 (0.25%) HND
11 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.25%) MBA
12 2 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (5.13%) QA
2 20 (1.25%) SLA
3 13 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.75%) GDPR
5 11 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.56%) NIST
6 9 (0.56%) NIST 800
7 4 (0.25%) COBIT
7 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.063%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 457 (28.60%) Docker
2 48 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.69%) GlusterFS
5 11 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.69%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.38%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.31%) Varnish
8 4 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.19%) vSphere
10 2 (0.13%) HDFS
10 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.13%) XenApp
11 1 (0.063%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.063%) Kamailio
11 1 (0.063%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.063%) zsh
Systems Management
1 439 (27.47%) Kubernetes
2 389 (24.34%) Terraform
3 216 (13.52%) Ansible
4 100 (6.26%) Puppet
5 85 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (1.38%) Kibana
7 21 (1.31%) Packer
8 19 (1.19%) Nagios
9 14 (0.88%) logstash
10 8 (0.50%) Grafana
11 6 (0.38%) Rancher
12 5 (0.31%) OSSEC
12 5 (0.31%) Salt
12 5 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.25%) Prometheus
13 4 (0.25%) SCCM
13 4 (0.25%) SCOM
14 3 (0.19%) Istio
14 3 (0.19%) Mesos
15 2 (0.13%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 200 (12.52%) Microsoft
2 165 (10.33%) Google
3 104 (6.51%) Oracle
4 40 (2.50%) Tableau
5 30 (1.88%) Splunk
5 30 (1.88%) VMware
6 28 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (1.13%) New Relic
8 17 (1.06%) Databricks
8 17 (1.06%) Dynatrace
9 16 (1.00%) Red Hat
10 14 (0.88%) Talend
10 14 (0.88%) Xamarin
11 13 (0.81%) Informatica
12 12 (0.75%) Sitecore
13 11 (0.69%) Atlassian
13 11 (0.69%) Citrix
13 11 (0.69%) IBM
14 9 (0.56%) Adobe
14 9 (0.56%) DevExpress