Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 435 831 1107
Rank change year-on-year +396 +276 +185
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,090 335 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.68% 0.21% 0.073%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.97% 1.27% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 828 288 107
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% -4.55%
10th Percentile £42,250 £42,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £97,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% -4.55%

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 36,723 26,329 22,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.79% 16.25% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30,198 21,968 18,847
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% - +1.52%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +239 694 £65,000 -7.14% 126
South East +108 116 £57,500 +27.78% 30
North of England +59 84 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Midlands +84 79 £50,000 +33.33% 15
West Midlands +85 72 £50,500 +35.57% 9
South West +55 67 £50,000 +11.11% 5
North West +24 47 £41,250 -15.38% 5
East of England +43 45 £56,250 +15.38% 12
Yorkshire +52 34 £45,000 -25.00% 11
East Midlands +4 7 £37,500 -31.82% 6
North East -20 3 £65,000 +71.05% 2
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 839 (76.97%) Amazon AWS
2 569 (52.20%) AWS Lambda
3 498 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
4 451 (41.38%) DevOps
5 371 (34.04%) Python
6 345 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 315 (28.90%) Microservices
8 311 (28.53%) JavaScript
9 303 (27.80%) Node.js
10 297 (27.25%) Git (software)
11 283 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
11 283 (25.96%) Docker
12 276 (25.32%) SQL
13 265 (24.31%) TDD
14 254 (23.30%) C#
15 241 (22.11%) Java
16 240 (22.02%) Linux
17 234 (21.47%) Microsoft
18 225 (20.64%) Software Engineering
19 209 (19.17%) Jenkins
20 204 (18.72%) IaaS
21 198 (18.17%) Big Data
22 195 (17.89%) Analytics
23 194 (17.80%) Ansible
24 192 (17.61%) Web Services
25 184 (16.88%) HTML
26 180 (16.51%) Test Automation
26 180 (16.51%) AWS CloudFormation
27 176 (16.15%) Amazon EC2
28 172 (15.78%) .NET

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 82 (7.52%) Apache Spark
2 74 (6.79%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (3.94%) Drupal
4 37 (3.39%) Apache
5 31 (2.84%) Tomcat
6 25 (2.29%) CMS
6 25 (2.29%) SharePoint
7 24 (2.20%) WordPress
8 21 (1.93%) WebLogic
8 21 (1.93%) WebSphere
9 20 (1.83%) Apache Solr
10 19 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
10 19 (1.74%) NServiceBus
11 17 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (1.38%) nginx
13 14 (1.28%) Moodle
14 12 (1.10%) Confluence
15 6 (0.55%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.55%) IIS
16 5 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.28%) Magento
4 1 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 839 (76.97%) Amazon AWS
2 569 (52.20%) AWS Lambda
3 345 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 204 (18.72%) IaaS
5 180 (16.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 176 (16.15%) Amazon EC2
7 163 (14.95%) Amazon S3
8 155 (14.22%) PaaS
9 103 (9.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 93 (8.53%) SaaS
11 83 (7.61%) Azure Data Factory
12 82 (7.52%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 82 (7.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 72 (6.61%) Cloud Computing
14 66 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
15 65 (5.96%) CloudFront
16 50 (4.59%) Route 53
17 49 (4.50%) Amazon SQS
18 48 (4.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 48 (4.40%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.22%) HTTP
2 35 (3.21%) DNS
3 24 (2.20%) Internet
4 21 (1.93%) TCP/IP
5 20 (1.83%) Wireless
6 15 (1.38%) SSL
6 15 (1.38%) VPN
7 13 (1.19%) BGP
7 13 (1.19%) DHCP
7 13 (1.19%) EIGRP
7 13 (1.19%) LAN
7 13 (1.19%) OSPF
7 13 (1.19%) WAN
8 12 (1.10%) Firewall
9 6 (0.55%) MQTT
9 6 (0.55%) VoIP
10 4 (0.37%) Intranet
11 3 (0.28%) IPsec
11 3 (0.28%) IPv4
11 3 (0.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (18.17%) Big Data
2 165 (15.14%) NoSQL
3 159 (14.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 107 (9.82%) Data Lake
5 105 (9.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 102 (9.36%) Amazon RDS
7 85 (7.80%) MySQL
8 84 (7.71%) Relational Database
9 83 (7.61%) Power BI
10 75 (6.88%) MongoDB
11 74 (6.79%) SQL Server
12 73 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
12 73 (6.70%) Redis
13 56 (5.14%) Hadoop
14 43 (3.94%) Amazon Redshift
15 39 (3.58%) Neo4j
16 38 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
17 36 (3.30%) RDBMS
18 29 (2.66%) Cosmos DB
19 28 (2.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 297 (27.25%) Git (software)
2 209 (19.17%) Jenkins
3 155 (14.22%) Visual Studio
4 77 (7.06%) Visual Studio Team System
5 44 (4.04%) JIRA
6 37 (3.39%) GitLab
7 35 (3.21%) TeamCity
8 33 (3.03%) Maven
9 28 (2.57%) Bitbucket
10 24 (2.20%) Selenium
11 21 (1.93%) Jasmine
12 20 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 20 (1.83%) Protractor
13 18 (1.65%) GoCD
14 17 (1.56%) Subversion
15 16 (1.47%) gulp
15 16 (1.47%) NUnit
16 12 (1.10%) CircleCI
16 12 (1.10%) git-flow
17 11 (1.01%) Grunt
General
1 118 (10.83%) Finance
2 115 (10.55%) Marketing
3 49 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 41 (3.76%) Retail
5 34 (3.12%) Banking
6 33 (3.03%) Games
7 29 (2.66%) Advertising
8 17 (1.56%) Multimedia
9 13 (1.19%) Law
10 12 (1.10%) Legal
11 10 (0.92%) Publishing
12 7 (0.64%) Hindi Language
12 7 (0.64%) Punjabi Language
12 7 (0.64%) Urdu Language
13 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.092%) Automotive
15 1 (0.092%) Electronics
15 1 (0.092%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 391 (35.87%) Developer
2 189 (17.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 133 (12.20%) AWS Engineer
4 123 (11.28%) Architect
5 92 (8.44%) Senior Developer
6 73 (6.70%) Cloud Architect
7 70 (6.42%) Java Developer
8 69 (6.33%) AWS Developer
8 69 (6.33%) AWS DevOps
9 65 (5.96%) Consultant
10 62 (5.69%) Node.js Developer
11 61 (5.60%) .NET Developer
12 57 (5.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 57 (5.23%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 56 (5.14%) Power BI Consultant
14 55 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
14 55 (5.05%) Microsoft BI Consultant
14 55 (5.05%) Senior DevOps
15 52 (4.77%) Lead Developer
16 51 (4.68%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (27.80%) Node.js
2 192 (17.61%) Web Services
3 184 (16.88%) HTML
4 172 (15.78%) .NET
5 164 (15.05%) REST
6 152 (13.94%) CSS
7 148 (13.58%) AngularJS
8 109 (10.00%) React
9 101 (9.27%) RESTful
10 88 (8.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 83 (7.61%) JSON
12 82 (7.52%) Spring
13 78 (7.16%) HTML5
14 70 (6.42%) ASP.NET
15 67 (6.15%) .NET Framework
16 62 (5.69%) Kafka
17 53 (4.86%) Spring Boot
18 48 (4.40%) Entity Framework
19 46 (4.22%) Sass
20 43 (3.94%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.16%) Fintech
2 59 (5.41%) Cloud Native
3 57 (5.23%) User Experience
4 56 (5.14%) Computer Science
5 39 (3.58%) Public Cloud
6 35 (3.21%) Algorithms
7 33 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 32 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (2.48%) Blog
11 24 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
12 23 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
13 20 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
14 15 (1.38%) Data Centre
14 15 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (0.92%) W3C
16 9 (0.83%) Clustering
16 9 (0.83%) e-Learning
17 8 (0.73%) Hedge funds
17 8 (0.73%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 240 (22.02%) Linux
2 99 (9.08%) Windows
3 38 (3.49%) Unix
4 34 (3.12%) CentOS
5 24 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.65%) Android
8 12 (1.10%) CoreOS
8 12 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.73%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.55%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.092%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.092%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.092%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.092%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 451 (41.38%) DevOps
3 315 (28.90%) Microservices
4 283 (25.96%) Continuous Integration
5 265 (24.31%) TDD
6 225 (20.64%) Software Engineering
7 195 (17.89%) Analytics
8 180 (16.51%) Test Automation
9 170 (15.60%) Configuration Management
10 135 (12.39%) Presales
11 134 (12.29%) Machine Learning
12 124 (11.38%) Scrum
13 123 (11.28%) Service Delivery
14 106 (9.72%) Data Science
15 105 (9.63%) Continuous Delivery
16 103 (9.45%) Problem-Solving
17 100 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
18 97 (8.90%) Data Analytics
19 92 (8.44%) Continuous Deployment
20 90 (8.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 371 (34.04%) Python
2 311 (28.53%) JavaScript
3 276 (25.32%) SQL
4 254 (23.30%) C#
5 241 (22.11%) Java
6 119 (10.92%) PowerShell
7 95 (8.72%) Scala
8 93 (8.53%) Ruby
9 83 (7.61%) PHP
10 80 (7.34%) Bash Shell
11 78 (7.16%) ES6
12 72 (6.61%) U-SQL
13 69 (6.33%) Go
14 62 (5.69%) TypeScript
15 40 (3.67%) Java 8
16 36 (3.30%) T-SQL
17 21 (1.93%) Kotlin
18 18 (1.65%) Perl
19 17 (1.56%) R
20 16 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (7.61%) Degree
2 59 (5.41%) AWS Certification
3 27 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.29%) Master's Degree
5 16 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (0.64%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.28%) MCP
8 3 (0.28%) PhD
8 3 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.18%) HND
9 2 (0.18%) MCSD
9 2 (0.18%) SANS
10 1 (0.092%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.092%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.32%) QA
2 54 (4.95%) GCP
3 12 (1.10%) GDPR
4 10 (0.92%) WAI
5 8 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.64%) SLA
7 5 (0.46%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.092%) Data Quality
System Software
1 283 (25.96%) Docker
2 77 (7.06%) Virtual Machines
3 57 (5.23%) Active Directory
4 26 (2.39%) HDFS
5 17 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.73%) XenServer
8 7 (0.64%) vSphere
9 5 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (0.46%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.28%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.18%) iptables
11 2 (0.18%) vCloud
11 2 (0.18%) XenApp
11 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.092%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.092%) LXC
12 1 (0.092%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 194 (17.80%) Ansible
2 141 (12.94%) Puppet
3 129 (11.83%) Terraform
4 125 (11.47%) Kubernetes
4 125 (11.47%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (1.65%) Nagios
5 18 (1.65%) Oozie
5 18 (1.65%) Prometheus
6 17 (1.56%) Capistrano
6 17 (1.56%) Salt
7 16 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
8 15 (1.38%) Packer
9 14 (1.28%) Check_MK
9 14 (1.28%) Graphite
10 12 (1.10%) Mesos
11 11 (1.01%) Grafana
12 9 (0.83%) Kibana
12 9 (0.83%) logstash
13 8 (0.73%) Consul
13 8 (0.73%) SELinux
Vendors
1 234 (21.47%) Microsoft
2 130 (11.93%) Google
3 89 (8.17%) Tableau
4 48 (4.40%) Splunk
5 42 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 37 (3.39%) IBM
7 31 (2.84%) New Relic
8 26 (2.39%) Xamarin
9 25 (2.29%) Cisco
9 25 (2.29%) Oracle
10 21 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.65%) CheckPoint
12 17 (1.56%) Atlassian
12 17 (1.56%) Talend
13 15 (1.38%) Cloudera
13 15 (1.38%) SAP
14 11 (1.01%) VMware
15 10 (0.92%) Cognizant
15 10 (0.92%) SaltStack
16 7 (0.64%) Capita