Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 405 813 1092
Rank change year-on-year +408 +279 +190
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,198 395 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.76% 0.24% 0.085%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.26% 1.37% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 948 345 135
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 36,753 28,929 22,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.20% 17.37% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30,011 23,951 19,398
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £54,055 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% - +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +255 781 £65,000 - 153
South East +138 156 £57,500 +27.78% 36
Midlands +101 86 £52,225 +22.88% 17
North of England +67 78 £50,000 +11.11% 25
West Midlands +102 75 £52,225 +39.27% 12
South West +53 64 £55,000 +22.22% 12
North West +17 41 £40,000 -11.11% 6
East of England +54 38 £60,000 - 17
Yorkshire +66 34 £50,000 -13.04% 18
East Midlands +7 10 £51,250 +20.59% 5
North East -19 3 £65,000 +71.05% 1
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 923 (77.05%) Amazon AWS
2 647 (54.01%) AWS Lambda
3 524 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
4 477 (39.82%) DevOps
5 428 (35.73%) Python
6 374 (31.22%) Microservices
7 355 (29.63%) Docker
8 337 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 335 (27.96%) JavaScript
10 325 (27.13%) Node.js
11 305 (25.46%) Java
12 294 (24.54%) Linux
13 286 (23.87%) TDD
14 282 (23.54%) Continuous Integration
15 278 (23.21%) Git (software)
16 277 (23.12%) SQL
17 265 (22.12%) C#
18 249 (20.78%) Software Engineering
19 233 (19.45%) Amazon EC2
20 229 (19.12%) HTML
21 228 (19.03%) Jenkins
22 227 (18.95%) Amazon S3
23 211 (17.61%) AWS CloudFormation
24 207 (17.28%) Microsoft
25 206 (17.20%) Ansible
26 199 (16.61%) Web Services
27 197 (16.44%) AngularJS
28 195 (16.28%) .NET
29 191 (15.94%) CSS
30 180 (15.03%) Kubernetes

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 (7.93%) Apache Spark
2 63 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 45 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 44 (3.67%) Apache
5 36 (3.01%) Drupal
6 31 (2.59%) CMS
6 31 (2.59%) WebLogic
7 30 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
7 30 (2.50%) WebSphere
8 22 (1.84%) Confluence
9 21 (1.75%) nginx
10 20 (1.67%) WordPress
11 18 (1.50%) Apache Solr
12 16 (1.34%) NServiceBus
13 14 (1.17%) IIS
14 13 (1.09%) Apache Pig
15 12 (1.00%) Moodle
16 11 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 10 (0.83%) SharePoint
18 9 (0.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 23 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.083%) HipChat
5 1 (0.083%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.25%) Magento
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.083%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.083%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.083%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 923 (77.05%) Amazon AWS
2 647 (54.01%) AWS Lambda
3 337 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 233 (19.45%) Amazon EC2
5 227 (18.95%) Amazon S3
6 211 (17.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 164 (13.69%) IaaS
8 143 (11.94%) Google Cloud Platform
9 141 (11.77%) PaaS
10 106 (8.85%) SaaS
11 98 (8.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 97 (8.10%) Azure Functions
13 79 (6.59%) CloudFront
14 71 (5.93%) Amazon Kinesis
15 60 (5.01%) Amazon SQS
16 59 (4.92%) Azure Data Factory
17 56 (4.67%) Amazon EMR
17 56 (4.67%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
17 56 (4.67%) Route 53
18 54 (4.51%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.84%) HTTP
2 41 (3.42%) DNS
3 36 (3.01%) Internet
4 24 (2.00%) Wireless
5 23 (1.92%) TCP/IP
6 17 (1.42%) Firewall
7 13 (1.09%) BGP
7 13 (1.09%) DHCP
7 13 (1.09%) EIGRP
7 13 (1.09%) LAN
7 13 (1.09%) Network Security
7 13 (1.09%) OSPF
8 12 (1.00%) SSL
8 12 (1.00%) WAN
9 8 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (0.67%) VPN
10 6 (0.50%) MQTT
11 4 (0.33%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.33%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (0.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (14.44%) Big Data
2 159 (13.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 154 (12.85%) Amazon RDS
4 150 (12.52%) NoSQL
5 108 (9.02%) MySQL
6 91 (7.60%) Relational Database
7 89 (7.43%) Azure SQL Database
8 84 (7.01%) Redis
9 82 (6.84%) SQL Server
10 81 (6.76%) Data Lake
11 74 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
12 68 (5.68%) Amazon Redshift
13 57 (4.76%) Hadoop
13 57 (4.76%) Power BI
14 54 (4.51%) MongoDB
14 54 (4.51%) RDBMS
15 50 (4.17%) Cosmos DB
16 37 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
17 36 (3.01%) Apache Hive
17 36 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 278 (23.21%) Git (software)
2 228 (19.03%) Jenkins
3 111 (9.27%) Visual Studio
4 61 (5.09%) Visual Studio Team System
5 57 (4.76%) JIRA
6 46 (3.84%) GitLab
7 42 (3.51%) Maven
7 42 (3.51%) Selenium
8 39 (3.26%) TeamCity
9 33 (2.75%) Bitbucket
10 32 (2.67%) gulp
11 31 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 28 (2.34%) Jasmine
13 27 (2.25%) Subversion
14 26 (2.17%) Grunt
15 24 (2.00%) Cucumber
15 24 (2.00%) NUnit
16 20 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (1.42%) Protractor
18 16 (1.34%) Gradle
General
1 137 (11.44%) Finance
2 110 (9.18%) Marketing
3 57 (4.76%) Retail
4 45 (3.76%) Games
5 34 (2.84%) Advertising
5 34 (2.84%) Banking
6 26 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.59%) Hindi Language
7 19 (1.59%) Multimedia
7 19 (1.59%) Punjabi Language
7 19 (1.59%) Urdu Language
8 16 (1.34%) Law
9 13 (1.09%) Publishing
10 10 (0.83%) Legal
11 9 (0.75%) Automotive
12 7 (0.58%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.50%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.17%) Electronics
15 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 432 (36.06%) Developer
2 182 (15.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 156 (13.02%) Architect
4 131 (10.93%) AWS Engineer
5 107 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 83 (6.93%) Software Engineer
7 81 (6.76%) Cloud Architect
8 74 (6.18%) AWS Developer
9 70 (5.84%) .NET Developer
9 70 (5.84%) AWS DevOps
10 66 (5.51%) Java Developer
11 61 (5.09%) Consultant
12 57 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
13 55 (4.59%) Full Stack Developer
13 55 (4.59%) Senior DevOps
14 54 (4.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 54 (4.51%) C# Developer
15 53 (4.42%) Cloud Engineer
16 51 (4.26%) Cloud Developer
17 48 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (27.13%) Node.js
2 229 (19.12%) HTML
3 199 (16.61%) Web Services
4 197 (16.44%) AngularJS
5 195 (16.28%) .NET
6 191 (15.94%) CSS
7 170 (14.19%) React
8 161 (13.44%) REST
9 145 (12.10%) RESTful
10 108 (9.02%) Spring
11 100 (8.35%) JSON
12 99 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 94 (7.85%) HTML5
14 75 (6.26%) Spring Boot
15 74 (6.18%) Kafka
16 71 (5.93%) Sass
17 70 (5.84%) .NET Framework
18 64 (5.34%) ASP.NET
19 60 (5.01%) Express
20 54 (4.51%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 76 (6.34%) Fintech
2 72 (6.01%) Cloud Native
2 72 (6.01%) User Experience
3 71 (5.93%) Computer Science
4 56 (4.67%) Blog
5 52 (4.34%) Public Cloud
6 51 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
7 39 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (3.26%) Mobile App
8 35 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (2.50%) Algorithms
10 28 (2.34%) Hybrid Cloud
11 24 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
12 21 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
13 17 (1.42%) Data Centre
14 10 (0.83%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.83%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.67%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.58%) Derivative
16 7 (0.58%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 294 (24.54%) Linux
2 119 (9.93%) Windows
3 34 (2.84%) CentOS
4 23 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (1.59%) Android
6 17 (1.42%) Unix
7 15 (1.25%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.17%) Apple iOS
9 13 (1.09%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.67%) Amazon Linux
10 8 (0.67%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.17%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.17%) Solaris
12 2 (0.17%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.083%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.083%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.083%) VMS
13 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 524 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
2 477 (39.82%) DevOps
3 374 (31.22%) Microservices
4 286 (23.87%) TDD
5 282 (23.54%) Continuous Integration
6 249 (20.78%) Software Engineering
7 178 (14.86%) Test Automation
8 177 (14.77%) Configuration Management
9 169 (14.11%) Scrum
10 162 (13.52%) Analytics
11 126 (10.52%) Open Source
12 119 (9.93%) Machine Learning
13 110 (9.18%) Continuous Deployment
14 103 (8.60%) Continuous Delivery
14 103 (8.60%) MVC
15 100 (8.35%) Problem-Solving
16 97 (8.10%) BDD
17 96 (8.01%) Presales
18 94 (7.85%) Web Development
19 91 (7.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 428 (35.73%) Python
2 335 (27.96%) JavaScript
3 305 (25.46%) Java
4 277 (23.12%) SQL
5 265 (22.12%) C#
6 106 (8.85%) PowerShell
7 102 (8.51%) Ruby
8 100 (8.35%) PHP
8 100 (8.35%) Scala
9 99 (8.26%) Go
10 97 (8.10%) Bash Shell
11 87 (7.26%) ES6
12 78 (6.51%) TypeScript
13 52 (4.34%) U-SQL
14 40 (3.34%) Java 8
14 40 (3.34%) T-SQL
15 28 (2.34%) Shell Script
16 27 (2.25%) Kotlin
17 20 (1.67%) R
18 15 (1.25%) ES8
Qualifications
1 100 (8.35%) Degree
2 76 (6.34%) AWS Certification
3 32 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.50%) Master's Degree
5 17 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.00%) MCSA
7 12 (1.00%) MCSE
8 9 (0.75%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.67%) SANS
10 3 (0.25%) HND
10 3 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.17%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.17%) MBA
11 2 (0.17%) MCSD
11 2 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
11 2 (0.17%) PhD
12 1 (0.083%) CEH
12 1 (0.083%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (8.10%) GCP
2 69 (5.76%) QA
3 33 (2.75%) GDPR
4 19 (1.59%) SLA
5 12 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.92%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (0.33%) WAI
9 2 (0.17%) PMO
10 1 (0.083%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.083%) PSD2
System Software
1 355 (29.63%) Docker
2 59 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
3 53 (4.42%) Active Directory
4 30 (2.50%) HDFS
5 16 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 13 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.67%) XenServer
8 5 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (0.42%) VMware NSX
8 5 (0.42%) vSphere
9 4 (0.33%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.17%) iptables
10 2 (0.17%) XenApp
10 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.083%) LXC
11 1 (0.083%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 206 (17.20%) Ansible
2 180 (15.03%) Kubernetes
3 167 (13.94%) Terraform
4 154 (12.85%) Puppet
5 139 (11.60%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (2.17%) Oozie
7 23 (1.92%) Salt
8 17 (1.42%) Capistrano
9 15 (1.25%) Grafana
9 15 (1.25%) Nagios
10 14 (1.17%) Prometheus
11 13 (1.09%) Graphite
11 13 (1.09%) Packer
11 13 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
12 12 (1.00%) Check_MK
12 12 (1.00%) Mesos
13 10 (0.83%) Consul
14 8 (0.67%) SELinux
15 7 (0.58%) ZABBIX
16 5 (0.42%) Cacti
Vendors
1 207 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 124 (10.35%) Google
3 68 (5.68%) Tableau
4 50 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 45 (3.76%) Splunk
6 36 (3.01%) IBM
7 32 (2.67%) Xamarin
8 25 (2.09%) Cisco
8 25 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (2.00%) New Relic
9 24 (2.00%) Oracle
10 21 (1.75%) SAP
11 18 (1.50%) CheckPoint
12 17 (1.42%) Talend
13 16 (1.34%) Cloudera
14 13 (1.09%) VMware
15 12 (1.00%) Adobe
15 12 (1.00%) Cognizant
16 11 (0.92%) SaltStack
17 10 (0.83%) Atlassian