Period
to 19 August 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 415 789
Rank change year-on-year +199 +374 +313
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 2,127 1,205 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.62% 0.76% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.26% 3.13% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,608 952 346
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 40,456 38,520 30,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.87% 24.41% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33,128 31,467 25,155
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £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 August 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 August 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 +110 1,109 £76,250 +17.31% 210
South East +150 343 £65,000 +13.04% 52
North of England +203 315 £59,500 +19.00% 83
North West +185 256 £60,000 +50.00% 58
Midlands +118 191 £52,500 +0.53% 34
West Midlands +78 135 £52,500 +0.53% 18
South West +37 103 £55,000 - 18
East Midlands +72 54 £55,000 +7.32% 16
East of England +90 50 £55,500 -7.50% 24
Yorkshire +13 49 £50,000 - 14
North East +34 9 £59,500 -8.46% 11
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 1,612 (75.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1,172 (55.10%) AWS Lambda
3 1,150 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
4 888 (41.75%) DevOps
5 827 (38.88%) Python
6 716 (33.66%) JavaScript
7 658 (30.94%) Docker
8 604 (28.40%) Node.js
9 596 (28.02%) Java
10 576 (27.08%) Amazon S3
11 559 (26.28%) Microservices
12 557 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
13 538 (25.29%) Software Engineering
14 470 (22.10%) Amazon EC2
15 452 (21.25%) Terraform
16 436 (20.50%) C#
17 434 (20.40%) .NET
18 412 (19.37%) Kubernetes
19 410 (19.28%) Web Services
20 408 (19.18%) Finance
21 406 (19.09%) SQL
22 404 (18.99%) HTML
23 384 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
24 380 (17.87%) TDD
25 372 (17.49%) Linux
26 357 (16.78%) Microsoft
27 356 (16.74%) React
28 340 (15.98%) Git (software)
29 336 (15.80%) CSS
30 333 (15.66%) Amazon SQS

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
1 242 (11.38%) Elasticsearch
2 86 (4.04%) Apache Spark
3 82 (3.86%) Confluence
4 70 (3.29%) Apache
5 56 (2.63%) IIS
6 53 (2.49%) SharePoint
7 49 (2.30%) Apache Solr
8 36 (1.69%) CMS
9 33 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
10 28 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 21 (0.99%) WebSphere
12 18 (0.85%) nginx
13 16 (0.75%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.61%) Drupal
14 13 (0.61%) Headless CMS
15 12 (0.56%) CoreMedia CMS
16 11 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.47%) SAS
17 10 (0.47%) Umbraco
18 9 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (0.42%) Photoshop
2 7 (0.33%) Chatbot
3 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.24%) Zeplin
5 4 (0.19%) HipChat
5 4 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.094%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 39 (1.83%) Magento
2 30 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
4 11 (0.52%) SDL Web 8
5 8 (0.38%) Fredhopper
5 8 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.24%) Quorum
6 5 (0.24%) R3 Corda
6 5 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.19%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
9 2 (0.094%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.094%) Shopify
10 1 (0.047%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 1,612 (75.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1,172 (55.10%) AWS Lambda
3 576 (27.08%) Amazon S3
4 557 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 470 (22.10%) Amazon EC2
6 333 (15.66%) Amazon SQS
7 310 (14.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 273 (12.83%) PaaS
9 272 (12.79%) Amazon ECS
10 235 (11.05%) Google Cloud Platform
11 225 (10.58%) Azure Functions
12 172 (8.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 159 (7.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 139 (6.54%) SaaS
15 131 (6.16%) GitHub
16 125 (5.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 119 (5.59%) Amazon Kinesis
18 97 (4.56%) IaaS
19 95 (4.47%) CloudFront
20 82 (3.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.67%) Internet
2 65 (3.06%) HTTP
3 55 (2.59%) DNS
4 31 (1.46%) Firewall
5 29 (1.36%) TCP/IP
6 24 (1.13%) MQTT
7 20 (0.94%) FTP
7 20 (0.94%) SMTP
8 15 (0.71%) DHCP
8 15 (0.71%) SSH
9 14 (0.66%) VPN
10 13 (0.61%) HTTPS
11 10 (0.47%) Network Security
11 10 (0.47%) SSL
12 9 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (0.42%) Skype
13 7 (0.33%) NFC
14 5 (0.24%) AMQP
14 5 (0.24%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (15.14%) Amazon RDS
2 321 (15.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 211 (9.92%) NoSQL
4 198 (9.31%) Big Data
5 192 (9.03%) SQL Server
6 177 (8.32%) MongoDB
7 157 (7.38%) MySQL
8 149 (7.01%) PostgreSQL
9 121 (5.69%) Amazon Redshift
10 115 (5.41%) Amazon Athena
11 106 (4.98%) Azure SQL Database
12 88 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
13 87 (4.09%) Hadoop
14 84 (3.95%) Relational Database
15 71 (3.34%) Cosmos DB
16 69 (3.24%) Redis
17 63 (2.96%) Data Lake
18 54 (2.54%) Amazon Aurora
19 49 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
20 34 (1.60%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 340 (15.98%) Git (software)
2 325 (15.28%) Jenkins
3 185 (8.70%) JIRA
4 140 (6.58%) GitLab
5 106 (4.98%) Artifactory
6 87 (4.09%) Maven
7 85 (4.00%) TeamCity
8 76 (3.57%) webpack
9 71 (3.34%) Visual Studio
10 62 (2.91%) Selenium
11 61 (2.87%) Bitbucket
12 59 (2.77%) Gradle
12 59 (2.77%) Octopus Deploy
13 56 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
14 52 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 49 (2.30%) JUnit
16 38 (1.79%) Vagrant
17 37 (1.74%) Jasmine
18 32 (1.50%) Mockito
19 31 (1.46%) CircleCI
General
1 408 (19.18%) Finance
2 125 (5.88%) Marketing
3 88 (4.14%) Public Sector
4 70 (3.29%) Front Office
4 70 (3.29%) Retail
4 70 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 65 (3.06%) Law
6 46 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 45 (2.12%) Automotive
8 42 (1.97%) Electronics
9 41 (1.93%) Banking
10 29 (1.36%) Advertising
11 21 (0.99%) Games
12 18 (0.85%) Publishing
13 10 (0.47%) Legal
14 7 (0.33%) Back Office
15 6 (0.28%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.094%) Billing
17 2 (0.094%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 955 (44.90%) Developer
2 252 (11.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 218 (10.25%) AWS Engineer
4 200 (9.40%) Architect
5 197 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 197 (9.26%) Software Engineer
6 162 (7.62%) AWS Developer
7 149 (7.01%) JavaScript Developer
8 144 (6.77%) Java Developer
9 139 (6.54%) .NET Developer
10 125 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
11 115 (5.41%) AWS DevOps
12 114 (5.36%) C# Developer
13 113 (5.31%) Python Developer
14 110 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
15 99 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
16 92 (4.33%) Consultant
17 88 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
17 88 (4.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 84 (3.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 604 (28.40%) Node.js
2 434 (20.40%) .NET
3 410 (19.28%) Web Services
4 404 (18.99%) HTML
5 356 (16.74%) React
6 336 (15.80%) CSS
7 306 (14.39%) AngularJS
8 239 (11.24%) RESTful
9 214 (10.06%) JSON
10 206 (9.69%) REST
11 166 (7.80%) Spring
12 156 (7.33%) HTML5
13 144 (6.77%) Vue.js
14 138 (6.49%) XML
15 113 (5.31%) .NET Core
16 112 (5.27%) Kafka
17 101 (4.75%) ASP.NET
18 98 (4.61%) Elastic Stack
19 96 (4.51%) J2EE
20 89 (4.18%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 120 (5.64%) User Experience
2 118 (5.55%) Greenfield Project
3 109 (5.12%) Cloud Native
4 70 (3.29%) Public Cloud
5 68 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 67 (3.15%) Fixed Income
7 66 (3.10%) Mobile App
8 62 (2.91%) Hedge funds
9 53 (2.49%) Algorithms
10 48 (2.26%) Derivative
11 46 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
12 39 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
13 35 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
14 32 (1.50%) Virtual Team
15 28 (1.32%) Internet of Things
16 26 (1.22%) Driving Licence
16 26 (1.22%) Smart City
17 24 (1.13%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 20 (0.94%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 372 (17.49%) Linux
2 174 (8.18%) Windows
3 68 (3.20%) Unix
4 66 (3.10%) Android
5 64 (3.01%) Apple iOS
6 45 (2.12%) Windows Server
7 36 (1.69%) Ubuntu
8 20 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (0.80%) CentOS
10 12 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
11 10 (0.47%) Fedora
12 8 (0.38%) Debian
13 6 (0.28%) AIX
14 5 (0.24%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.094%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.047%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.047%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,150 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 888 (41.75%) DevOps
3 559 (26.28%) Microservices
4 538 (25.29%) Software Engineering
5 384 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
6 380 (17.87%) TDD
7 295 (13.87%) Scrum
8 268 (12.60%) Mentoring
9 266 (12.51%) Test Automation
10 244 (11.47%) Continuous Delivery
11 240 (11.28%) Analytics
12 219 (10.30%) Infrastructure as Code
13 185 (8.70%) Asset Management
14 183 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
14 183 (8.60%) SDLC
15 177 (8.32%) Deployment Automation
16 175 (8.23%) E-Commerce
16 175 (8.23%) Machine Learning
17 164 (7.71%) Open Source
18 163 (7.66%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 827 (38.88%) Python
2 716 (33.66%) JavaScript
3 596 (28.02%) Java
4 436 (20.50%) C#
5 406 (19.09%) SQL
6 182 (8.56%) PHP
7 152 (7.15%) PowerShell
8 150 (7.05%) Bash Shell
9 149 (7.01%) TypeScript
10 127 (5.97%) Ruby
11 116 (5.45%) Go
12 96 (4.51%) ES6
12 96 (4.51%) Java 8
13 80 (3.76%) Scala
14 74 (3.48%) R
15 57 (2.68%) C++
16 56 (2.63%) T-SQL
17 33 (1.55%) Shell Script
18 24 (1.13%) C
19 23 (1.08%) ES7
Qualifications
1 179 (8.42%) Degree
2 72 (3.39%) AWS Certification
3 59 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 47 (2.21%) Security Cleared
5 24 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 15 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
7 13 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.28%) CISSP
9 6 (0.28%) CRISC
10 4 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.14%) ISEB
11 3 (0.14%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.094%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.047%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.047%) HND
13 1 (0.047%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.047%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (3.48%) QA
2 16 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.56%) GDPR
4 7 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.19%) SLA
5 4 (0.19%) WCAG
6 3 (0.14%) EMIR
6 3 (0.14%) MiFID
6 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.094%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.094%) NCSC
8 1 (0.047%) HIPAA
System Software
1 658 (30.94%) Docker
2 106 (4.98%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.18%) Varnish
4 23 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 20 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (0.71%) XenApp
8 10 (0.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 10 (0.47%) Squid
9 9 (0.42%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.33%) Firmware
11 6 (0.28%) HDFS
11 6 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.14%) KVM
13 2 (0.094%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.094%) OpenSSH
13 2 (0.094%) vSphere
14 1 (0.047%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 452 (21.25%) Terraform
2 412 (19.37%) Kubernetes
3 280 (13.16%) Ansible
4 117 (5.50%) Puppet
5 106 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
6 85 (4.00%) Kibana
7 58 (2.73%) Packer
8 53 (2.49%) logstash
9 48 (2.26%) Grafana
10 32 (1.50%) Prometheus
11 30 (1.41%) Nagios
12 17 (0.80%) Mesos
13 16 (0.75%) Graphite
14 12 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
15 9 (0.42%) FortiGate
15 9 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
15 9 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
15 9 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
15 9 (0.42%) NetBackup
15 9 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 357 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 156 (7.33%) Google
3 99 (4.65%) Oracle
4 93 (4.37%) SAP
5 91 (4.28%) Splunk
6 69 (3.24%) Salesforce.com
7 44 (2.07%) Databricks
8 37 (1.74%) Adobe
8 37 (1.74%) New Relic
9 34 (1.60%) IBM
10 33 (1.55%) Red Hat
11 27 (1.27%) MuleSoft
12 24 (1.13%) Sage
12 24 (1.13%) VMware
13 23 (1.08%) AppDynamics
13 23 (1.08%) Atlassian
14 21 (0.99%) Citrix
14 21 (0.99%) Elastic Path
14 21 (0.99%) hybris
15 19 (0.89%) Dynatrace