Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 385 762 1046
Rank change year-on-year +377 +284 +225
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,242 429 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.81% 0.26% 0.095%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.42% 1.43% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 998 379 152
England median annual salary £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.04%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £39,025
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -2.04%

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 36,368 30,013 23,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.86% 18.36% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29,546 24,919 19,636
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +7.85%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +270 795 £67,500 +3.85% 167
South East +175 192 £60,000 +11.63% 43
Midlands +115 98 £53,075 +24.88% 24
West Midlands +115 89 £53,000 +32.50% 17
North of England +64 72 £52,500 +16.67% 43
South West +34 59 £55,000 +10.00% 20
East of England +55 44 £55,000 -8.33% 15
Yorkshire +61 38 £55,000 +22.22% 25
North West -2 31 £47,500 +5.56% 14
East Midlands -1 8 £75,000 +76.47% 7
North East -7 3 £40,000 -38.46% 4
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 946 (76.17%) Amazon AWS
2 614 (49.44%) AWS Lambda
3 588 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
4 502 (40.42%) DevOps
5 422 (33.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 414 (33.33%) Python
7 405 (32.61%) JavaScript
8 394 (31.72%) Java
8 394 (31.72%) Microservices
9 371 (29.87%) Docker
10 367 (29.55%) Node.js
11 336 (27.05%) TDD
12 311 (25.04%) Continuous Integration
13 301 (24.24%) C#
14 295 (23.75%) SQL
15 256 (20.61%) .NET
16 254 (20.45%) Amazon S3
17 250 (20.13%) HTML
17 250 (20.13%) Linux
17 250 (20.13%) Software Engineering
18 249 (20.05%) Jenkins
19 242 (19.48%) Amazon EC2
20 241 (19.40%) Microsoft
21 234 (18.84%) Git (software)
22 223 (17.95%) Web Services
23 209 (16.83%) React
24 205 (16.51%) AngularJS
25 202 (16.26%) CSS
26 200 (16.10%) Scrum
26 200 (16.10%) Test Automation

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 (7.65%) Apache Spark
2 74 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
3 63 (5.07%) Tomcat
4 50 (4.03%) Apache
5 38 (3.06%) CMS
6 37 (2.98%) Cloud Foundry
7 33 (2.66%) WebLogic
8 32 (2.58%) Confluence
9 30 (2.42%) WebSphere
10 27 (2.17%) IIS
11 26 (2.09%) Apache Solr
12 24 (1.93%) nginx
13 17 (1.37%) WordPress
14 15 (1.21%) JBoss
15 13 (1.05%) Apache Pig
15 13 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (1.05%) MS Exchange
16 12 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 12 (0.97%) NServiceBus
17 11 (0.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 22 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 19 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.16%) Snapchat
6 1 (0.081%) HipChat
6 1 (0.081%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.24%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.081%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.081%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 946 (76.17%) Amazon AWS
2 614 (49.44%) AWS Lambda
3 422 (33.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 254 (20.45%) Amazon S3
5 242 (19.48%) Amazon EC2
6 173 (13.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 166 (13.37%) PaaS
8 155 (12.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 118 (9.50%) Azure Functions
10 110 (8.86%) SaaS
11 109 (8.78%) IaaS
12 100 (8.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 87 (7.00%) Amazon Kinesis
14 83 (6.68%) Amazon SQS
15 59 (4.75%) CloudFront
15 59 (4.75%) GitHub
16 50 (4.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 50 (4.03%) Route 53
17 49 (3.95%) Amazon EMR
18 43 (3.46%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.19%) HTTP
2 39 (3.14%) Firewall
3 27 (2.17%) Network Security
4 26 (2.09%) DNS
4 26 (2.09%) Internet
5 18 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.97%) VPN
7 9 (0.72%) Wireless
8 8 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.56%) SNMP
9 7 (0.56%) VLAN
10 4 (0.32%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.32%) LAN
11 3 (0.24%) BGP
11 3 (0.24%) DHCP
11 3 (0.24%) EIGRP
11 3 (0.24%) IPsec
11 3 (0.24%) IPv4
11 3 (0.24%) IPv6
11 3 (0.24%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (14.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 172 (13.85%) Amazon RDS
3 153 (12.32%) Big Data
4 136 (10.95%) NoSQL
5 115 (9.26%) MySQL
6 96 (7.73%) Relational Database
6 96 (7.73%) SQL Server
7 90 (7.25%) Cosmos DB
8 88 (7.09%) Amazon Redshift
9 83 (6.68%) Azure SQL Database
10 65 (5.23%) MongoDB
11 64 (5.15%) Redis
12 63 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
13 54 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
13 54 (4.35%) RDBMS
14 51 (4.11%) Hadoop
15 49 (3.95%) Data Lake
16 36 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
17 32 (2.58%) Apache Hive
18 29 (2.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 249 (20.05%) Jenkins
2 234 (18.84%) Git (software)
3 82 (6.60%) Visual Studio Team System
4 75 (6.04%) JIRA
5 68 (5.48%) Maven
6 60 (4.83%) Visual Studio
7 46 (3.70%) TeamCity
8 43 (3.46%) Cucumber
9 39 (3.14%) NUnit
10 38 (3.06%) Selenium
10 38 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 33 (2.66%) GitLab
12 32 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 31 (2.50%) gulp
14 30 (2.42%) Grunt
15 28 (2.25%) Bitbucket
15 28 (2.25%) Subversion
16 27 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
17 26 (2.09%) Jasmine
18 20 (1.61%) Mocha
General
1 153 (12.32%) Finance
2 83 (6.68%) Retail
3 61 (4.91%) Marketing
4 58 (4.67%) Games
5 34 (2.74%) Banking
6 22 (1.77%) Multimedia
7 20 (1.61%) Law
7 20 (1.61%) Publishing
8 19 (1.53%) Hindi Language
8 19 (1.53%) Punjabi Language
8 19 (1.53%) Urdu Language
9 18 (1.45%) Advertising
10 12 (0.97%) Automotive
11 9 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.56%) Electronics
12 7 (0.56%) Music Industry
13 6 (0.48%) Legal
13 6 (0.48%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.24%) Front Office
14 3 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 493 (39.69%) Developer
2 189 (15.22%) Architect
3 152 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 132 (10.63%) Senior Developer
5 110 (8.86%) AWS Engineer
6 104 (8.37%) Cloud Architect
7 99 (7.97%) Software Engineer
8 90 (7.25%) .NET Developer
9 79 (6.36%) Java Developer
10 68 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
11 66 (5.31%) AWS DevOps
12 61 (4.91%) AWS Developer
13 57 (4.59%) Software Developer
14 56 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
15 54 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
16 52 (4.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 51 (4.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 50 (4.03%) AWS Architect
18 50 (4.03%) React Developer
19 49 (3.95%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (29.55%) Node.js
2 256 (20.61%) .NET
3 250 (20.13%) HTML
4 223 (17.95%) Web Services
5 209 (16.83%) React
6 205 (16.51%) AngularJS
7 202 (16.26%) CSS
8 170 (13.69%) RESTful
9 169 (13.61%) REST
10 129 (10.39%) Spring
11 105 (8.45%) JSON
12 104 (8.37%) Spring Boot
13 91 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 84 (6.76%) ASP.NET
15 83 (6.68%) HTML5
16 80 (6.44%) Kafka
17 76 (6.12%) .NET Framework
18 71 (5.72%) Sass
19 62 (4.99%) Express
20 60 (4.83%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 89 (7.17%) Computer Science
2 85 (6.84%) Greenfield Project
3 72 (5.80%) Cloud Native
4 71 (5.72%) User Experience
5 67 (5.39%) Blog
6 59 (4.75%) Fintech
6 59 (4.75%) Public Cloud
7 47 (3.78%) Mobile App
8 42 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
9 41 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
10 39 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
12 23 (1.85%) Algorithms
13 14 (1.13%) Data Centre
14 13 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
15 12 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
15 12 (0.97%) Video\Live Streaming
16 11 (0.89%) Driving Licence
17 8 (0.64%) Data Structures
17 8 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 250 (20.13%) Linux
2 108 (8.70%) Windows
3 23 (1.85%) Android
4 17 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.29%) CentOS
6 15 (1.21%) Unix
7 13 (1.05%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
11 5 (0.40%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.32%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.24%) Solaris
13 3 (0.24%) VMS
14 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.081%) DC/OS
15 1 (0.081%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.081%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 588 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
2 502 (40.42%) DevOps
3 394 (31.72%) Microservices
4 336 (27.05%) TDD
5 311 (25.04%) Continuous Integration
6 250 (20.13%) Software Engineering
7 200 (16.10%) Scrum
7 200 (16.10%) Test Automation
8 154 (12.40%) BDD
9 153 (12.32%) Configuration Management
10 151 (12.16%) Open Source
11 132 (10.63%) Analytics
12 117 (9.42%) Continuous Delivery
13 106 (8.53%) MVC
14 103 (8.29%) Continuous Deployment
15 102 (8.21%) Front End Development
16 93 (7.49%) SOA
17 86 (6.92%) Mentoring
18 79 (6.36%) Unit Testing
19 78 (6.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 414 (33.33%) Python
2 405 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 394 (31.72%) Java
4 301 (24.24%) C#
5 295 (23.75%) SQL
6 110 (8.86%) PHP
7 109 (8.78%) Scala
8 105 (8.45%) Go
9 99 (7.97%) Ruby
10 93 (7.49%) PowerShell
11 90 (7.25%) TypeScript
12 86 (6.92%) ES6
13 73 (5.88%) Bash Shell
14 54 (4.35%) Java 8
15 49 (3.95%) T-SQL
16 37 (2.98%) Shell Script
17 31 (2.50%) Kotlin
18 28 (2.25%) C
19 25 (2.01%) Perl
20 23 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 119 (9.58%) Degree
2 72 (5.80%) AWS Certification
3 29 (2.33%) Master's Degree
4 27 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 25 (2.01%) MCSA
5 25 (2.01%) MCSE
5 25 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (0.72%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.64%) SANS
9 6 (0.48%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.40%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.40%) ISEB
10 5 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.24%) HND
11 3 (0.24%) MBA
12 2 (0.16%) CCNP
12 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.081%) CISSP
13 1 (0.081%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.83%) QA
2 36 (2.90%) GDPR
3 19 (1.53%) SLA
4 12 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.72%) PMO
7 8 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.081%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.081%) PSD2
System Software
1 371 (29.87%) Docker
2 87 (7.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (1.69%) HDFS
5 9 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (0.40%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.32%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.32%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.16%) XenApp
10 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.081%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 199 (16.02%) Kubernetes
1 199 (16.02%) Terraform
2 175 (14.09%) Ansible
3 141 (11.35%) Puppet
4 123 (9.90%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (2.50%) Salt
6 24 (1.93%) Oozie
7 22 (1.77%) Mesos
8 15 (1.21%) Prometheus
9 14 (1.13%) Grafana
9 14 (1.13%) Single Sign-On
10 12 (0.97%) Nagios
11 11 (0.89%) Packer
12 10 (0.81%) Docker Swarm
13 9 (0.72%) Consul
13 9 (0.72%) Kibana
13 9 (0.72%) Rancher
14 8 (0.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 7 (0.56%) rkt
16 5 (0.40%) Icinga
Vendors
1 241 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 145 (11.67%) Google
3 56 (4.51%) Red Hat
4 48 (3.86%) Oracle
5 42 (3.38%) IBM
6 29 (2.33%) Tableau
7 26 (2.09%) New Relic
8 23 (1.85%) Atlassian
8 23 (1.85%) SAP
9 21 (1.69%) Xamarin
10 20 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (1.45%) Splunk
12 16 (1.29%) VMware
13 14 (1.13%) Cognizant
13 14 (1.13%) Databricks
14 13 (1.05%) Cloudera
15 12 (0.97%) Adobe
15 12 (0.97%) Zend
16 11 (0.89%) Talend
17 9 (0.72%) Cisco