Period
to 19 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
UK > England
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 296 494 921
Rank change year-on-year +198 +427 +253
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,534 951 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.12% 0.57% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.17% 2.58% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,131 752 213
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -4.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £84,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -4.00%

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 36,783 36,834 24,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.75% 22.19% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29,596 30,490 20,501
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 19 April 2019.

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 April 2019. 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 +119 827 £70,000 +7.69% 65
South East +180 231 £65,000 +18.18% 16
North of England +147 213 £60,000 +20.00% 14
North West +139 176 £60,000 +26.32% 8
Midlands +77 134 £52,500 - 14
West Midlands +75 109 £52,500 - 12
South West +27 81 £55,000 +22.22% 8
East of England +88 41 £57,500 -2.13% 13
Yorkshire +24 32 £57,500 +21.05% 3
East Midlands +38 24 £55,000 -15.38% 2
North East +27 6 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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 1,185 (77.25%) Amazon AWS
2 860 (56.06%) AWS Lambda
3 737 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
4 638 (41.59%) DevOps
5 607 (39.57%) Python
6 508 (33.12%) Node.js
7 489 (31.88%) JavaScript
8 485 (31.62%) Java
9 484 (31.55%) Microsoft Azure
10 414 (26.99%) Amazon S3
11 413 (26.92%) Docker
12 392 (25.55%) Microservices
13 347 (22.62%) SQL
14 335 (21.84%) Web Services
15 323 (21.06%) Amazon EC2
16 316 (20.60%) Linux
17 309 (20.14%) Microsoft
18 305 (19.88%) Continuous Integration
19 302 (19.69%) C#
20 300 (19.56%) .NET
21 294 (19.17%) HTML
22 292 (19.04%) Terraform
23 291 (18.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
24 282 (18.38%) Software Engineering
25 281 (18.32%) Git (software)
26 279 (18.19%) Google Cloud Platform
27 278 (18.12%) Jenkins
28 275 (17.93%) Kubernetes
29 253 (16.49%) PaaS
30 249 (16.23%) React

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
1 167 (10.89%) Elasticsearch
2 92 (6.00%) Apache Spark
3 82 (5.35%) Confluence
4 55 (3.59%) IIS
5 45 (2.93%) Apache
6 35 (2.28%) Tomcat
7 31 (2.02%) Apache Solr
8 25 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
9 24 (1.56%) SharePoint
10 18 (1.17%) CMS
10 18 (1.17%) WebSphere
11 17 (1.11%) nginx
12 16 (1.04%) WebLogic
13 15 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 13 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
14 13 (0.85%) WordPress
15 11 (0.72%) eZ Publish
16 9 (0.59%) SAS
16 9 (0.59%) Tornado
17 8 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.33%) HipChat
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.065%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.065%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.065%) InVision
5 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.04%) Magento
3 5 (0.33%) Fredhopper
3 5 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.13%) PolarLake
6 1 (0.065%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.065%) Bankmaster
6 1 (0.065%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.065%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.065%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.065%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.065%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.065%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,185 (77.25%) Amazon AWS
2 860 (56.06%) AWS Lambda
3 484 (31.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 414 (26.99%) Amazon S3
5 323 (21.06%) Amazon EC2
6 279 (18.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 253 (16.49%) PaaS
8 224 (14.60%) Amazon SQS
9 217 (14.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 185 (12.06%) Azure Functions
11 149 (9.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 141 (9.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 138 (9.00%) Amazon Kinesis
14 131 (8.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 91 (5.93%) SaaS
16 88 (5.74%) IaaS
17 76 (4.95%) Route 53
18 75 (4.89%) CloudFront
19 73 (4.76%) GitHub
20 63 (4.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.87%) DNS
2 34 (2.22%) HTTP
3 32 (2.09%) Firewall
4 31 (2.02%) TCP/IP
5 23 (1.50%) Internet
6 18 (1.17%) VPN
7 17 (1.11%) Network Security
8 13 (0.85%) MQTT
9 9 (0.59%) FTP
9 9 (0.59%) SMTP
9 9 (0.59%) VLAN
10 8 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (0.52%) Skype
11 6 (0.39%) SSL
12 5 (0.33%) AMQP
12 5 (0.33%) DHCP
13 4 (0.26%) Bluetooth
13 4 (0.26%) SSH
14 3 (0.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (18.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 244 (15.91%) Amazon RDS
3 193 (12.58%) NoSQL
4 187 (12.19%) Big Data
5 172 (11.21%) SQL Server
6 141 (9.19%) Amazon Redshift
7 122 (7.95%) MongoDB
8 117 (7.63%) MySQL
9 98 (6.39%) Hadoop
9 98 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
10 93 (6.06%) Relational Database
11 91 (5.93%) Azure SQL Database
12 86 (5.61%) Amazon Athena
13 80 (5.22%) Cosmos DB
14 76 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
15 54 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
16 51 (3.32%) Redis
17 48 (3.13%) Data Lake
18 38 (2.48%) BigQuery
18 38 (2.48%) HBase
Development Applications
1 281 (18.32%) Git (software)
2 278 (18.12%) Jenkins
3 138 (9.00%) JIRA
4 84 (5.48%) GitLab
4 84 (5.48%) Visual Studio
5 63 (4.11%) Visual Studio Team System
6 56 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 54 (3.52%) TeamCity
8 47 (3.06%) Maven
9 46 (3.00%) Artifactory
9 46 (3.00%) Selenium
10 39 (2.54%) Bitbucket
11 34 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 28 (1.83%) JUnit
12 28 (1.83%) webpack
13 24 (1.56%) Gradle
13 24 (1.56%) Vagrant
14 19 (1.24%) Mockito
15 15 (0.98%) Cucumber
16 14 (0.91%) Mocha
General
1 232 (15.12%) Finance
2 82 (5.35%) Marketing
3 65 (4.24%) Automotive
4 58 (3.78%) Retail
5 44 (2.87%) Law
6 41 (2.67%) Banking
7 35 (2.28%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.63%) Military
9 22 (1.43%) Games
9 22 (1.43%) Publishing
10 16 (1.04%) Advertising
11 14 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.72%) Electronics
13 10 (0.65%) Front Office
14 8 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.39%) Billing
16 5 (0.33%) Legal
17 3 (0.20%) Back Office
18 2 (0.13%) Music Industry
18 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 654 (42.63%) Developer
2 232 (15.12%) Architect
3 164 (10.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 158 (10.30%) AWS Engineer
5 120 (7.82%) Senior Developer
6 107 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
7 102 (6.65%) AWS Developer
8 101 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
9 98 (6.39%) Solutions Architect
10 97 (6.32%) Software Engineer
11 95 (6.19%) .NET Developer
12 91 (5.93%) Java Developer
13 86 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
14 82 (5.35%) Python Developer
15 81 (5.28%) C# Developer
16 74 (4.82%) Consultant
17 69 (4.50%) AWS DevOps
17 69 (4.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
18 66 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
19 61 (3.98%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 508 (33.12%) Node.js
2 335 (21.84%) Web Services
3 300 (19.56%) .NET
4 294 (19.17%) HTML
5 249 (16.23%) React
6 213 (13.89%) CSS
7 210 (13.69%) RESTful
8 173 (11.28%) AngularJS
9 134 (8.74%) HTML5
10 127 (8.28%) JSON
10 127 (8.28%) REST
11 103 (6.71%) Spring
12 91 (5.93%) Kafka
13 87 (5.67%) XML
14 83 (5.41%) .NET Core
15 73 (4.76%) ASP.NET
15 73 (4.76%) J2EE
16 72 (4.69%) Elastic Stack
17 65 (4.24%) Vue.js
18 63 (4.11%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 94 (6.13%) Fintech
2 87 (5.67%) Cloud Native
3 85 (5.54%) Public Cloud
4 79 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
5 73 (4.76%) User Experience
6 71 (4.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 57 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
8 51 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
9 50 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (2.87%) Mobile App
11 34 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
12 31 (2.02%) Smart City
13 20 (1.30%) Data Centre
13 20 (1.30%) Driving Licence
14 17 (1.11%) Video\Live Streaming
15 16 (1.04%) Blog
16 15 (0.98%) Algorithms
17 11 (0.72%) Virtual Team
18 10 (0.65%) Hedge funds
19 9 (0.59%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 316 (20.60%) Linux
2 124 (8.08%) Windows
3 60 (3.91%) Android
3 60 (3.91%) Apple iOS
4 33 (2.15%) Unix
5 15 (0.98%) Ubuntu
5 15 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 13 (0.85%) Amazon Linux
6 13 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.59%) CentOS
7 9 (0.59%) Fedora
8 4 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.26%) VMS
9 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.065%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 737 (48.04%) Agile Software Development
2 638 (41.59%) DevOps
3 392 (25.55%) Microservices
4 305 (19.88%) Continuous Integration
5 282 (18.38%) Software Engineering
6 240 (15.65%) Scrum
7 230 (14.99%) Analytics
8 223 (14.54%) TDD
9 179 (11.67%) Machine Learning
10 177 (11.54%) Test Automation
11 165 (10.76%) Artificial Intelligence
12 141 (9.19%) Open Source
13 136 (8.87%) Mentoring
14 125 (8.15%) Computer Science
14 125 (8.15%) Continuous Delivery
15 123 (8.02%) OO
16 120 (7.82%) SDLC
17 119 (7.76%) MVC
18 118 (7.69%) Configuration Management
19 108 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 607 (39.57%) Python
2 489 (31.88%) JavaScript
3 485 (31.62%) Java
4 347 (22.62%) SQL
5 302 (19.69%) C#
6 155 (10.10%) PowerShell
7 143 (9.32%) PHP
8 134 (8.74%) Bash Shell
9 107 (6.98%) TypeScript
10 86 (5.61%) Scala
11 84 (5.48%) ES6
12 79 (5.15%) Go
13 76 (4.95%) Ruby
14 53 (3.46%) C++
14 53 (3.46%) Shell Script
15 46 (3.00%) T-SQL
16 41 (2.67%) Java 8
17 35 (2.28%) C
18 30 (1.96%) Perl
19 22 (1.43%) R
Qualifications
1 150 (9.78%) Degree
2 85 (5.54%) AWS Certification
3 67 (4.37%) Security Cleared
4 58 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 30 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 26 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (1.37%) Master's Degree
8 12 (0.78%) MCSA
8 12 (0.78%) MCSE
9 6 (0.39%) CISSP
9 6 (0.39%) CRISC
9 6 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
10 5 (0.33%) HND
11 4 (0.26%) ISEB
11 4 (0.26%) MCAD
11 4 (0.26%) MCDBA
11 4 (0.26%) MCSD
11 4 (0.26%) PhD
12 2 (0.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.59%) QA
2 28 (1.83%) GDPR
3 16 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.065%) COBIT
System Software
1 413 (26.92%) Docker
2 100 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.78%) HDFS
4 12 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.78%) Varnish
5 11 (0.72%) XenServer
6 9 (0.59%) Squid
7 8 (0.52%) XenApp
7 8 (0.52%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.26%) LXC
10 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.20%) Firmware
11 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 292 (19.04%) Terraform
2 275 (17.93%) Kubernetes
3 232 (15.12%) Ansible
4 125 (8.15%) Puppet
5 104 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
6 63 (4.11%) Kibana
7 41 (2.67%) Packer
8 38 (2.48%) logstash
9 21 (1.37%) Grafana
10 20 (1.30%) Salt
11 17 (1.11%) Nagios
12 15 (0.98%) Prometheus
13 14 (0.91%) Mesos
14 12 (0.78%) Graphite
15 10 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
16 8 (0.52%) FortiGate
16 8 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
16 8 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
16 8 (0.52%) NetBackup
17 7 (0.46%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 309 (20.14%) Microsoft
2 210 (13.69%) Google
3 71 (4.63%) Splunk
4 70 (4.56%) Oracle
5 63 (4.11%) IBM
6 46 (3.00%) Red Hat
7 34 (2.22%) New Relic
8 33 (2.15%) SAP
9 24 (1.56%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.43%) SaltStack
11 20 (1.30%) Databricks
12 18 (1.17%) Adobe
12 18 (1.17%) AppDynamics
12 18 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (1.04%) VMware
14 15 (0.98%) MuleSoft
15 12 (0.78%) Cisco
16 10 (0.65%) Cypress Semiconductor
16 10 (0.65%) Pega
17 9 (0.59%) Elastic Path