Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 380 724
Rank change year-on-year +174 +344 +339
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 2,111 1,286 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.69% 0.85% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.16% 3.32% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,663 1,038 421
England median annual salary £67,500 £64,125 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £91,625 £90,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -

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 40,888 38,724 33,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 32.73% 25.54% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33,665 31,366 27,667
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +117 1,166 £77,500 +10.71% 256
North of England +216 329 £57,500 +9.52% 72
South East +86 287 £63,750 +6.25% 61
North West +212 277 £57,500 +15.00% 50
Midlands +81 138 £55,000 - 31
South West +93 129 £45,000 -14.29% 37
West Midlands +16 84 £55,000 +1.71% 15
East Midlands +70 53 £60,000 -2.04% 16
East of England +56 48 £52,500 -4.55% 37
Yorkshire +8 32 £54,743 -0.47% 15
North East +36 20 £57,243 +43.11% 7
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1,554 (73.61%) AWS
2 1,200 (56.85%) AWS Lambda
3 1,093 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
4 852 (40.36%) DevOps
5 764 (36.19%) Python
6 648 (30.70%) JavaScript
7 638 (30.22%) Java
8 615 (29.13%) Amazon S3
9 613 (29.04%) Microservices
10 600 (28.42%) Docker
11 586 (27.76%) Azure
12 579 (27.43%) Software Engineering
13 532 (25.20%) Node.js
14 489 (23.16%) Amazon EC2
15 479 (22.69%) Finance
16 425 (20.13%) C#
17 423 (20.04%) Terraform
18 408 (19.33%) Kubernetes
19 402 (19.04%) TDD
20 382 (18.10%) Web Services
21 359 (17.01%) .NET
22 350 (16.58%) SQL
23 348 (16.49%) React
24 346 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
25 343 (16.25%) HTML
26 334 (15.82%) Amazon RDS
27 329 (15.59%) AWS CloudFormation
28 328 (15.54%) AngularJS
28 328 (15.54%) Amazon SQS
29 315 (14.92%) Amazon DynamoDB

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
1 182 (8.62%) Elasticsearch
2 93 (4.41%) Apache Spark
3 67 (3.17%) CMS
4 55 (2.61%) Apache
5 48 (2.27%) Confluence
6 45 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 42 (1.99%) IIS
8 36 (1.71%) Headless CMS
8 36 (1.71%) SharePoint
9 29 (1.37%) Apache Solr
9 29 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
10 23 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 20 (0.95%) nginx
12 16 (0.76%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.66%) Apache Pig
14 12 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
15 10 (0.47%) Umbraco
15 10 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
17 7 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (0.66%) Chatbot
2 9 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.095%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.095%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.095%) Zeplin
7 1 (0.047%) Figma
7 1 (0.047%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 36 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.42%) Magento
3 25 (1.18%) SDL Web 8
4 14 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
5 6 (0.28%) Quorum
5 6 (0.28%) R3 Corda
6 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
7 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.14%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.095%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.095%) Eikon
8 2 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.095%) Shopify
9 1 (0.047%) Fredhopper
9 1 (0.047%) PolarLake
9 1 (0.047%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,554 (73.61%) AWS
2 1,200 (56.85%) AWS Lambda
3 615 (29.13%) Amazon S3
4 586 (27.76%) Azure
5 489 (23.16%) Amazon EC2
6 329 (15.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 328 (15.54%) Amazon SQS
8 288 (13.64%) Amazon ECS
9 221 (10.47%) PaaS
10 209 (9.90%) Azure Functions
11 185 (8.76%) GCP
12 156 (7.39%) SaaS
13 150 (7.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 136 (6.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 135 (6.40%) Amazon Kinesis
16 127 (6.02%) GitHub
17 110 (5.21%) CloudFront
18 94 (4.45%) OpenShift
19 89 (4.22%) IaaS
20 75 (3.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 87 (4.12%) Internet
2 78 (3.69%) HTTP
3 62 (2.94%) Firewall
4 41 (1.94%) DNS
5 17 (0.81%) VPN
6 13 (0.62%) MQTT
6 13 (0.62%) SSL
7 11 (0.52%) DHCP
7 11 (0.52%) HTTPS
8 9 (0.43%) FTP
8 9 (0.43%) Network Security
8 9 (0.43%) SMTP
9 7 (0.33%) AMQP
9 7 (0.33%) Intranet
9 7 (0.33%) Skype
9 7 (0.33%) SSH
9 7 (0.33%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.28%) IPFS
11 5 (0.24%) NFC
11 5 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 334 (15.82%) Amazon RDS
2 315 (14.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 182 (8.62%) MongoDB
4 170 (8.05%) NoSQL
4 170 (8.05%) SQL Server
5 157 (7.44%) Big Data
5 157 (7.44%) MySQL
6 109 (5.16%) Amazon Athena
6 109 (5.16%) PostgreSQL
7 106 (5.02%) Azure SQL Database
8 104 (4.93%) Amazon Redshift
9 93 (4.41%) Relational Database
10 75 (3.55%) Cosmos DB
11 64 (3.03%) Redis
12 63 (2.98%) Hadoop
13 57 (2.70%) Amazon Aurora
13 57 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
14 54 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
15 45 (2.13%) Data Lake
16 41 (1.94%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 299 (14.16%) Jenkins
2 238 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 130 (6.16%) JIRA
4 119 (5.64%) Artifactory
5 115 (5.45%) Maven
6 100 (4.74%) GitLab
7 81 (3.84%) Gradle
8 75 (3.55%) webpack
9 67 (3.17%) TeamCity
10 62 (2.94%) CircleCI
11 55 (2.61%) JUnit
12 49 (2.32%) Selenium
13 47 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 44 (2.08%) Visual Studio
15 40 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
16 39 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
17 37 (1.75%) Bitbucket
18 35 (1.66%) Jasmine
19 32 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
20 31 (1.47%) Mockito
General
1 479 (22.69%) Finance
2 135 (6.40%) Front Office
3 120 (5.68%) Marketing
4 88 (4.17%) Public Sector
5 80 (3.79%) Retail
6 70 (3.32%) Telecoms
7 62 (2.94%) Law
8 52 (2.46%) Banking
9 50 (2.37%) Manufacturing
10 44 (2.08%) Electronics
11 30 (1.42%) Legal
12 21 (0.99%) Advertising
13 20 (0.95%) Games
14 10 (0.47%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.33%) Back Office
15 7 (0.33%) Publishing
16 5 (0.24%) Local Government
17 3 (0.14%) Billing
17 3 (0.14%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.095%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 937 (44.39%) Developer
2 257 (12.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 248 (11.75%) Software Engineer
4 220 (10.42%) AWS Engineer
5 218 (10.33%) Senior Developer
6 217 (10.28%) Architect
7 173 (8.20%) Java Developer
8 153 (7.25%) AWS Developer
9 145 (6.87%) Senior Software Engineer
10 142 (6.73%) Python Developer
11 127 (6.02%) Cloud Engineer
12 123 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
13 110 (5.21%) Consultant
14 108 (5.12%) .NET Developer
15 101 (4.78%) AWS DevOps
16 95 (4.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 95 (4.50%) Software Developer
17 84 (3.98%) Python Engineer
18 83 (3.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 83 (3.93%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 532 (25.20%) Node.js
2 382 (18.10%) Web Services
3 359 (17.01%) .NET
4 348 (16.49%) React
5 343 (16.25%) HTML
6 328 (15.54%) AngularJS
7 303 (14.35%) CSS
8 209 (9.90%) RESTful
9 204 (9.66%) REST
10 186 (8.81%) JSON
11 176 (8.34%) Spring
12 147 (6.96%) Vue.js
13 133 (6.30%) .NET Core
14 131 (6.21%) HTML5
15 126 (5.97%) XML
16 107 (5.07%) Spring Boot
17 100 (4.74%) Kafka
18 96 (4.55%) ASP.NET
19 91 (4.31%) Hibernate
20 85 (4.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 183 (8.67%) Greenfield Project
2 138 (6.54%) Fixed Income
3 124 (5.87%) Cloud Native
4 106 (5.02%) User Experience
5 91 (4.31%) Mobile App
6 78 (3.69%) Public Cloud
7 74 (3.51%) Derivative
8 66 (3.13%) Virtual Team
9 60 (2.84%) Hedge funds
10 58 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
11 51 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 45 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
13 44 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
14 43 (2.04%) Equities
15 41 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (1.80%) iPad
17 37 (1.75%) Algorithms
18 34 (1.61%) Management Information System
19 31 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
20 25 (1.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 290 (13.74%) Linux
2 131 (6.21%) Windows
3 59 (2.79%) Unix
4 49 (2.32%) Android
4 49 (2.32%) Apple iOS
5 42 (1.99%) Windows Server
6 16 (0.76%) CentOS
6 16 (0.76%) Ubuntu
7 15 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.47%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.28%) Debian
11 4 (0.19%) CoreOS
11 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.14%) AIX
12 3 (0.14%) Solaris
13 2 (0.095%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.095%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.047%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,093 (51.78%) Agile Software Development
2 852 (40.36%) DevOps
3 613 (29.04%) Microservices
4 579 (27.43%) Software Engineering
5 402 (19.04%) TDD
6 346 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
7 280 (13.26%) Test Automation
8 270 (12.79%) Mentoring
9 237 (11.23%) Scrum
10 222 (10.52%) Infrastructure as Code
11 208 (9.85%) BDD
12 203 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
12 203 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
13 196 (9.28%) Asset Management
14 191 (9.05%) E-Commerce
15 175 (8.29%) Continuous Deployment
16 174 (8.24%) Analytics
17 163 (7.72%) Front End Development
18 149 (7.06%) Machine Learning
19 139 (6.58%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 764 (36.19%) Python
2 648 (30.70%) JavaScript
3 638 (30.22%) Java
4 425 (20.13%) C#
5 350 (16.58%) SQL
6 175 (8.29%) TypeScript
7 149 (7.06%) Ruby
8 141 (6.68%) Go
9 134 (6.35%) R
10 132 (6.25%) Java 8
11 129 (6.11%) PHP
11 129 (6.11%) PowerShell
12 120 (5.68%) Bash Shell
13 103 (4.88%) Scala
14 80 (3.79%) ES6
15 61 (2.89%) C++
16 51 (2.42%) Shell Script
17 30 (1.42%) T-SQL
18 28 (1.33%) Groovy
19 27 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 168 (7.96%) Degree
2 54 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (2.42%) AWS Certification
4 17 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (0.33%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.28%) CISM
8 6 (0.28%) CISSP
8 6 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.24%) CISA
10 4 (0.19%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.14%) HND
11 3 (0.14%) ISEB
11 3 (0.14%) PhD
12 2 (0.095%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.047%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (0.047%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.047%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.27%) QA
2 15 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.43%) GDPR
5 6 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.24%) COBIT
7 4 (0.19%) WCAG
8 3 (0.14%) EMIR
8 3 (0.14%) MiFID
9 2 (0.095%) NCSC
9 2 (0.095%) SLA
System Software
1 600 (28.42%) Docker
2 99 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.09%) Varnish
5 17 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (0.57%) XenApp
7 11 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (0.33%) OpenSSH
10 6 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 6 (0.28%) Firmware
11 3 (0.14%) HDFS
11 3 (0.14%) KVM
12 2 (0.095%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.047%) LXC
13 1 (0.047%) zsh
Systems Management
1 423 (20.04%) Terraform
2 408 (19.33%) Kubernetes
3 230 (10.90%) Ansible
4 132 (6.25%) Puppet
5 104 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
6 70 (3.32%) Kibana
7 57 (2.70%) Packer
8 39 (1.85%) Grafana
9 36 (1.71%) logstash
9 36 (1.71%) Prometheus
10 27 (1.28%) Istio
11 24 (1.14%) Rancher
12 23 (1.09%) Salt
12 23 (1.09%) SCCM
13 22 (1.04%) Nagios
14 19 (0.90%) Knative
15 13 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
16 12 (0.57%) Mesos
16 12 (0.57%) SCOM
16 12 (0.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 280 (13.26%) Microsoft
2 110 (5.21%) SAP
3 106 (5.02%) Google
4 92 (4.36%) Oracle
5 83 (3.93%) Splunk
6 79 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
7 50 (2.37%) Adobe
8 43 (2.04%) Sage
9 40 (1.89%) IBM
10 36 (1.71%) New Relic
11 34 (1.61%) Dynatrace
12 32 (1.52%) MuleSoft
13 25 (1.18%) VMware
14 24 (1.14%) Elastic Path
14 24 (1.14%) hybris
15 22 (1.04%) Citrix
16 20 (0.95%) Databricks
17 19 (0.90%) Dell
18 18 (0.85%) Interwoven
18 18 (0.85%) Workday