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

Serverless Computing
UK > England
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 194 304 505
Rank change year-on-year +110 +201 +418
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,889 1,494 914
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.78% 1.08% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.11% 3.88% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,670 1,269 847
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -2.04%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

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 36,969 38,485 38,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 34.76% 27.83% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30,261 30,988 31,559
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 April 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 April 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 +112 1,082 £77,500 +6.90% 164
North of England +104 299 £55,000 -8.33% 47
South East +75 222 £65,000 +8.33% 40
North West +52 190 £55,000 -8.33% 31
Midlands +27 107 £51,500 -1.90% 26
Yorkshire +115 98 £60,000 - 10
South West +61 92 £52,500 -4.55% 16
West Midlands +30 87 £55,000 +4.76% 20
East of England +101 80 £50,000 -13.04% 11
East Midlands +27 20 £50,000 -9.09% 6
North East +7 11 £54,486 -0.94% 6
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 7 April 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 1,430 (75.70%) AWS
2 978 (51.77%) AWS Lambda
3 896 (47.43%) Agile Software Development
4 811 (42.93%) DevOps
5 665 (35.20%) Python
6 618 (32.72%) Azure
7 592 (31.34%) JavaScript
8 529 (28.00%) Node.js
9 486 (25.73%) Microservices
10 485 (25.67%) Java
11 462 (24.46%) Docker
12 431 (22.82%) Finance
13 429 (22.71%) Terraform
14 413 (21.86%) Software Engineering
15 409 (21.65%) TDD
16 391 (20.70%) Amazon S3
17 383 (20.28%) C#
18 381 (20.17%) Kubernetes
19 373 (19.75%) SQL
20 367 (19.43%) .NET
21 364 (19.27%) Amazon EC2
22 356 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
23 324 (17.15%) Jenkins
24 319 (16.89%) Git (software)
25 299 (15.83%) AWS CloudFormation
26 278 (14.72%) AngularJS
27 274 (14.51%) React
27 274 (14.51%) Web Services
28 273 (14.45%) Test Automation
29 263 (13.92%) HTML

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
1 170 (9.00%) Elasticsearch
2 77 (4.08%) Apache Spark
3 76 (4.02%) Confluence
4 55 (2.91%) Apache
5 35 (1.85%) CMS
6 30 (1.59%) IIS
7 20 (1.06%) SharePoint
8 19 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 19 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
9 18 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (0.90%) Headless CMS
11 16 (0.85%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
13 11 (0.58%) nginx
14 7 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.37%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.32%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.32%) Skype for Business
16 5 (0.26%) Apache Pig
17 4 (0.21%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (0.64%) Chatbot
2 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.37%) Sketch
4 1 (0.053%) Figma
4 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.053%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 26 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.48%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.21%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.21%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.16%) Magento
5 2 (0.11%) Eikon
5 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.053%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.053%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,430 (75.70%) AWS
2 978 (51.77%) AWS Lambda
3 618 (32.72%) Azure
4 391 (20.70%) Amazon S3
5 364 (19.27%) Amazon EC2
6 299 (15.83%) AWS CloudFormation
7 232 (12.28%) GCP
8 231 (12.23%) Azure Functions
9 215 (11.38%) Amazon ECS
10 194 (10.27%) PaaS
11 180 (9.53%) SaaS
12 132 (6.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 126 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 116 (6.14%) Amazon SQS
15 104 (5.51%) IaaS
16 96 (5.08%) Amazon Kinesis
17 91 (4.82%) GitHub
18 81 (4.29%) Route 53
19 77 (4.08%) CloudFront
20 76 (4.02%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.18%) HTTP
2 57 (3.02%) Firewall
3 47 (2.49%) DNS
4 23 (1.22%) Internet
5 18 (0.95%) Network Security
6 15 (0.79%) VPN
7 11 (0.58%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.53%) SSL
9 9 (0.48%) DHCP
10 6 (0.32%) Intranet
10 6 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (0.32%) Skype
11 5 (0.26%) VoIP
12 4 (0.21%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.21%) SAN
12 4 (0.21%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.16%) Extranet
13 3 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.16%) ZigBee
14 2 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (12.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 223 (11.81%) Amazon RDS
3 171 (9.05%) SQL Server
4 166 (8.79%) NoSQL
5 153 (8.10%) MySQL
6 127 (6.72%) MongoDB
7 117 (6.19%) Big Data
8 97 (5.13%) Amazon Redshift
9 92 (4.87%) Azure SQL Database
10 86 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
11 79 (4.18%) Amazon Athena
12 71 (3.76%) Cosmos DB
13 69 (3.65%) Redis
14 68 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
15 61 (3.23%) Relational Database
16 53 (2.81%) Data Lake
17 52 (2.75%) Hadoop
18 44 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
19 43 (2.28%) Amazon Aurora
20 34 (1.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 324 (17.15%) Jenkins
2 319 (16.89%) Git (software)
3 126 (6.67%) JIRA
4 84 (4.45%) GitLab
5 72 (3.81%) Bitbucket
6 70 (3.71%) Maven
7 60 (3.18%) TeamCity
8 59 (3.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 52 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
10 46 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 45 (2.38%) Gradle
12 44 (2.33%) Artifactory
13 43 (2.28%) CircleCI
14 39 (2.06%) Selenium
15 33 (1.75%) Visual Studio
16 29 (1.54%) Cucumber
16 29 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
16 29 (1.54%) webpack
17 23 (1.22%) JUnit
17 23 (1.22%) NUnit
General
1 431 (22.82%) Finance
2 90 (4.76%) Retail
3 63 (3.34%) Banking
4 57 (3.02%) Marketing
5 52 (2.75%) Legal
6 44 (2.33%) Games
6 44 (2.33%) Law
7 39 (2.06%) Front Office
8 25 (1.32%) Public Sector
9 22 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 15 (0.79%) Electronics
12 10 (0.53%) Publishing
13 9 (0.48%) Advertising
13 9 (0.48%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.37%) Automotive
14 7 (0.37%) Local Government
15 6 (0.32%) Back Office
16 4 (0.21%) Billing
17 3 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 674 (35.68%) Developer
2 281 (14.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 239 (12.65%) AWS Engineer
4 218 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 192 (10.16%) Architect
6 184 (9.74%) Senior Developer
7 131 (6.93%) Full Stack Developer
8 115 (6.09%) .NET Developer
9 106 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
10 90 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
11 89 (4.71%) AWS Developer
11 89 (4.71%) Java Developer
11 89 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
12 84 (4.45%) Data Engineer
13 80 (4.24%) Python Engineer
14 79 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
15 77 (4.08%) AWS DevOps
16 72 (3.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 70 (3.71%) C# Developer
18 66 (3.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (28.00%) Node.js
2 367 (19.43%) .NET
3 278 (14.72%) AngularJS
4 274 (14.51%) React
4 274 (14.51%) Web Services
5 263 (13.92%) HTML
6 233 (12.33%) CSS
7 202 (10.69%) REST
8 190 (10.06%) .NET Core
9 133 (7.04%) RESTful
10 112 (5.93%) HTML5
11 97 (5.13%) Spring
12 96 (5.08%) GraphQL
13 89 (4.71%) Kafka
14 87 (4.61%) Vue.js
15 78 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
16 77 (4.08%) JSON
17 71 (3.76%) RabbitMQ
18 70 (3.71%) .NET Framework
19 66 (3.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 181 (9.58%) Cloud Native
2 162 (8.58%) Greenfield Project
3 87 (4.61%) User Experience
4 84 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
5 81 (4.29%) Public Cloud
6 76 (4.02%) Mobile App
7 48 (2.54%) Fixed Income
8 41 (2.17%) Hedge funds
9 39 (2.06%) Management Information System
10 33 (1.75%) Data Structures
11 30 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
12 27 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
13 26 (1.38%) Algorithms
14 25 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (1.32%) Virtual Team
15 22 (1.16%) Blog
15 22 (1.16%) Data Centre
15 22 (1.16%) Derivative
16 19 (1.01%) Equities
17 18 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 230 (12.18%) Linux
2 122 (6.46%) Windows
3 47 (2.49%) Unix
4 43 (2.28%) Android
4 43 (2.28%) Apple iOS
5 24 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (0.95%) Windows Server
7 17 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 10 (0.53%) CoreOS
9 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
10 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2019
11 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.26%) Solaris
12 5 (0.26%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.26%) VMS
12 5 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.16%) AIX
14 2 (0.11%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.11%) CentOS
14 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 896 (47.43%) Agile Software Development
2 811 (42.93%) DevOps
3 486 (25.73%) Microservices
4 413 (21.86%) Software Engineering
5 409 (21.65%) TDD
6 356 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
7 273 (14.45%) Test Automation
8 235 (12.44%) Scrum
9 208 (11.01%) Analytics
10 189 (10.01%) Infrastructure as Code
11 178 (9.42%) BDD
12 175 (9.26%) Mentoring
13 171 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
14 148 (7.83%) Fintech
15 124 (6.56%) Configuration Management
15 124 (6.56%) Machine Learning
16 120 (6.35%) Data Science
16 120 (6.35%) SDLC
17 119 (6.30%) Continuous Delivery
18 112 (5.93%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 665 (35.20%) Python
2 592 (31.34%) JavaScript
3 485 (25.67%) Java
4 383 (20.28%) C#
5 373 (19.75%) SQL
6 184 (9.74%) TypeScript
7 146 (7.73%) PowerShell
8 128 (6.78%) Ruby
9 125 (6.62%) Go
10 120 (6.35%) Bash Shell
11 91 (4.82%) PHP
11 91 (4.82%) Scala
12 60 (3.18%) Java 8
13 50 (2.65%) ES6
14 40 (2.12%) C++
14 40 (2.12%) R
15 35 (1.85%) C
16 32 (1.69%) T-SQL
17 27 (1.43%) Shell Script
18 25 (1.32%) F#
Qualifications
1 132 (6.99%) Degree
2 87 (4.61%) AWS Certification
3 49 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (1.01%) CISSP
5 12 (0.64%) CISA
5 12 (0.64%) CISM
6 10 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 7 (0.37%) CCSP
7 7 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
8 6 (0.32%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.26%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (0.26%) HND
9 5 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.21%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.21%) MBA
11 3 (0.16%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.16%) PMP
12 2 (0.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.13%) QA
2 21 (1.11%) Data Quality
2 21 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.64%) COBIT
3 12 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.58%) GDPR
5 10 (0.53%) SLA
6 3 (0.16%) NIST
6 3 (0.16%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 462 (24.46%) Docker
2 77 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 24 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (0.53%) XenApp
8 8 (0.42%) Apache Flume
9 6 (0.32%) Varnish
10 5 (0.26%) GlusterFS
10 5 (0.26%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.21%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 4 (0.21%) HDFS
12 2 (0.11%) LXC
12 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.11%) vSphere
13 1 (0.053%) Alluxio
13 1 (0.053%) etcd
13 1 (0.053%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 429 (22.71%) Terraform
2 381 (20.17%) Kubernetes
3 246 (13.02%) Ansible
4 124 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
4 124 (6.56%) Puppet
5 49 (2.59%) Packer
6 38 (2.01%) Kibana
7 30 (1.59%) SCCM
8 28 (1.48%) Nagios
9 20 (1.06%) Istio
10 19 (1.01%) logstash
11 15 (0.79%) Grafana
12 13 (0.69%) Prometheus
13 12 (0.64%) SCOM
14 11 (0.58%) Salt
15 10 (0.53%) SCOrch
15 10 (0.53%) SCVMM
16 9 (0.48%) Knative
17 7 (0.37%) Rancher
18 6 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 234 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 132 (6.99%) Google
3 65 (3.44%) Oracle
4 54 (2.86%) Tableau
5 43 (2.28%) VMware
6 38 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
6 38 (2.01%) Splunk
7 36 (1.91%) Citrix
8 26 (1.38%) SAP
9 25 (1.32%) Databricks
9 25 (1.32%) Dynatrace
10 23 (1.22%) Adobe
11 22 (1.16%) Informatica
11 22 (1.16%) Talend
12 19 (1.01%) IBM
12 19 (1.01%) MuleSoft
12 19 (1.01%) New Relic
13 14 (0.74%) Atlassian
13 14 (0.74%) Sage
14 13 (0.69%) DevExpress