Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 164 287
Rank change year-on-year +93 +123 +257
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,003 1,133 712
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.14% 2.20% 1.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.37% 5.80% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,104 980 612
Median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £125,000 £120,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 10,707 19,535 18,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.24% 38.01% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9,123 16,117 15,062
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Serverless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in London

Serverless
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Serverless in London.

Salary trend for Serverless in London

Serverless
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Serverless in London over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Serverless in London

Serverless
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the London region over the 6 months to 21 January 2021. 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
Central London +33 116 £70,000 -11.11% 58
South London +30 39 £72,500 +20.83% 8
East London +44 30 £65,000 -43.48% 10
West London +74 18 £70,000 +12.00% 9
North London - 4 £70,000 - 1
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 817 (81.46%) AWS
2 583 (58.13%) Python
3 569 (56.73%) Agile Software Development
4 555 (55.33%) AWS Lambda
5 475 (47.36%) JavaScript
6 436 (43.47%) DevOps
7 395 (39.38%) Azure
8 365 (36.39%) Software Engineering
9 357 (35.59%) Finance
10 347 (34.60%) SQL
11 338 (33.70%) React
12 326 (32.50%) Web Services
13 315 (31.41%) GCP
14 302 (30.11%) Java
15 298 (29.71%) Microservices
16 294 (29.31%) Docker
17 281 (28.02%) AngularJS
18 261 (26.02%) Asset Management
19 234 (23.33%) .NET
20 230 (22.93%) Kubernetes
21 224 (22.33%) Amazon S3
22 192 (19.14%) Node.js
23 190 (18.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
24 187 (18.64%) Amazon EC2
25 181 (18.05%) Terraform
26 172 (17.15%) Jenkins
27 154 (15.35%) Git (software)
28 153 (15.25%) Hedge funds
28 153 (15.25%) Google
28 153 (15.25%) TDD

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 113 (11.27%) Apache
2 44 (4.39%) Apache Spark
3 28 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (2.39%) Confluence
5 20 (1.99%) CMS
6 15 (1.50%) Apache Airflow
6 15 (1.50%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.20%) Headless CMS
8 7 (0.70%) Luigi
8 7 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.70%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.70%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.60%) nginx
9 6 (0.60%) WordPress
10 4 (0.40%) Drupal
10 4 (0.40%) IIS
11 3 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (0.60%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.40%) InVision
2 4 (0.40%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.100%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.100%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 817 (81.46%) AWS
2 555 (55.33%) AWS Lambda
3 395 (39.38%) Azure
4 315 (31.41%) GCP
5 224 (22.33%) Amazon S3
6 187 (18.64%) Amazon EC2
7 144 (14.36%) Amazon ECS
8 135 (13.46%) Azure Functions
9 106 (10.57%) AWS CloudFormation
10 94 (9.37%) SaaS
11 76 (7.58%) PaaS
12 74 (7.38%) Amazon Kinesis
13 61 (6.08%) Apigee
14 54 (5.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 48 (4.79%) Amazon SQS
16 46 (4.59%) Azure Data Factory
17 45 (4.49%) GitHub
18 44 (4.39%) Amazon EKS
19 39 (3.89%) Azure Active Directory
20 38 (3.79%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.29%) DNS
1 23 (2.29%) HTTP
2 17 (1.69%) Firewall
3 9 (0.90%) FTP
3 9 (0.90%) SSH
4 8 (0.80%) AMQP
4 8 (0.80%) Network Security
4 8 (0.80%) SMTP
5 6 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.60%) VPN
6 3 (0.30%) WAN
7 2 (0.20%) SSL
7 2 (0.20%) VLAN
8 1 (0.100%) DHCP
8 1 (0.100%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.100%) Internet
8 1 (0.100%) Intranet
8 1 (0.100%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.100%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.100%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (18.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 117 (11.67%) MySQL
2 117 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
3 116 (11.57%) SQL Server
4 103 (10.27%) Amazon Redshift
5 96 (9.57%) Amazon RDS
6 78 (7.78%) NoSQL
7 75 (7.48%) MongoDB
8 57 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
8 57 (5.68%) Relational Database
9 52 (5.18%) Big Data
10 46 (4.59%) Cosmos DB
11 39 (3.89%) Azure SQL Database
12 38 (3.79%) Redis
13 32 (3.19%) Apache Ignite
14 30 (2.99%) Data Lake
15 27 (2.69%) BigQuery
16 25 (2.49%) Amazon Athena
17 17 (1.69%) Snowflake Schema
18 15 (1.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 172 (17.15%) Jenkins
2 154 (15.35%) Git (software)
3 106 (10.57%) GitLab
4 62 (6.18%) Artifactory
5 45 (4.49%) JIRA
6 44 (4.39%) TeamCity
7 28 (2.79%) Selenium
8 22 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 22 (2.19%) webpack
9 21 (2.09%) Subversion
10 20 (1.99%) Cucumber
11 18 (1.79%) CircleCI
12 15 (1.50%) Maven
13 14 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
14 13 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
16 11 (1.10%) Appium
16 11 (1.10%) Babel
16 11 (1.10%) Visual Studio
16 11 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 357 (35.59%) Finance
2 106 (10.57%) Front Office
3 102 (10.17%) Banking
4 41 (4.09%) Games
4 41 (4.09%) Public Sector
5 34 (3.39%) Retail
6 28 (2.79%) Manufacturing
7 26 (2.59%) Back Office
8 21 (2.09%) Marketing
9 20 (1.99%) Automotive
10 19 (1.89%) Investment Banking
10 19 (1.89%) Law
11 12 (1.20%) Telecoms
12 10 (1.00%) Housing Association
13 9 (0.90%) Publishing
14 8 (0.80%) Advertising
15 6 (0.60%) Electronics
16 5 (0.50%) Legal
17 3 (0.30%) Local Government
18 1 (0.100%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 521 (51.94%) Developer
2 258 (25.72%) Software Engineer
3 221 (22.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 141 (14.06%) React Developer
5 137 (13.66%) Python Engineer
6 132 (13.16%) AWS Engineer
7 130 (12.96%) Python Developer
8 123 (12.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 107 (10.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 101 (10.07%) Full Stack Developer
11 90 (8.97%) Python Software Engineer
12 80 (7.98%) Senior Developer
13 71 (7.08%) AWS DevOps
14 70 (6.98%) AWS Developer
15 67 (6.68%) JavaScript Engineer
16 66 (6.58%) Java Developer
17 65 (6.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 63 (6.28%) Architect
19 54 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
20 53 (5.28%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (33.70%) React
2 326 (32.50%) Web Services
3 281 (28.02%) AngularJS
4 234 (23.33%) .NET
5 192 (19.14%) Node.js
6 148 (14.76%) Vue.js
7 119 (11.86%) React Native
8 114 (11.37%) CSS
8 114 (11.37%) HTML
9 96 (9.57%) REST
10 74 (7.38%) Kafka
11 73 (7.28%) .NET Core
12 70 (6.98%) gRPC
13 63 (6.28%) Swagger
14 62 (6.18%) OAuth
15 57 (5.68%) HTML5
16 49 (4.89%) CSS3
16 49 (4.89%) GraphQL
17 40 (3.99%) Django
18 39 (3.89%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 153 (15.25%) Hedge funds
2 106 (10.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 105 (10.47%) Derivative
3 105 (10.47%) Fixed Income
4 104 (10.37%) Greenfield Project
5 101 (10.07%) Equities
6 89 (8.87%) Blog
7 83 (8.28%) Cloud Native
8 37 (3.69%) Mobile App
9 29 (2.89%) User Experience
10 26 (2.59%) Public Cloud
11 20 (1.99%) Virtual Team
12 19 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
13 16 (1.60%) Algorithms
14 15 (1.50%) Data Structures
15 12 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (1.20%) Data Centre
15 12 (1.20%) Online Games
16 11 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
16 11 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 98 (9.77%) Linux
2 45 (4.49%) Windows
3 20 (1.99%) Unix
4 18 (1.79%) Android
5 15 (1.50%) Windows Server
6 14 (1.40%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.40%) Debian
9 2 (0.20%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.100%) CentOS
10 1 (0.100%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.100%) MVS
10 1 (0.100%) Solaris
10 1 (0.100%) tvOS
10 1 (0.100%) VMS
10 1 (0.100%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.100%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.100%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (56.73%) Agile Software Development
2 436 (43.47%) DevOps
3 365 (36.39%) Software Engineering
4 298 (29.71%) Microservices
5 261 (26.02%) Asset Management
6 153 (15.25%) TDD
7 132 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
8 128 (12.76%) Infrastructure as Code
9 126 (12.56%) Progressive Web App
10 124 (12.36%) Open Source
11 101 (10.07%) Fintech
11 101 (10.07%) Mentoring
11 101 (10.07%) Test Automation
12 94 (9.37%) Web Application Development
13 93 (9.27%) BDD
14 76 (7.58%) Investment Management
15 63 (6.28%) OO
16 62 (6.18%) Scrum
17 59 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
18 53 (5.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 583 (58.13%) Python
2 475 (47.36%) JavaScript
3 347 (34.60%) SQL
4 302 (30.11%) Java
5 136 (13.56%) C#
6 134 (13.36%) TypeScript
7 96 (9.57%) Kotlin
8 63 (6.28%) PowerShell
9 60 (5.98%) Scala
10 46 (4.59%) PHP
11 36 (3.59%) Go
12 35 (3.49%) Bash Shell
13 34 (3.39%) Ruby
14 32 (3.19%) Clojure
15 26 (2.59%) C++
16 24 (2.39%) ES6
16 24 (2.39%) T-SQL
17 10 (1.00%) Java 8
17 10 (1.00%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 42 (4.19%) Degree
2 31 (3.09%) Security Cleared
2 31 (3.09%) Sun Certification
3 29 (2.89%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.00%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.30%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.30%) ISEB
6 3 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.20%) CCNA
7 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.20%) CISSP
7 2 (0.20%) MCP
7 2 (0.20%) RHCE
8 1 (0.100%) CAPM
8 1 (0.100%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.100%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.100%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.79%) QA
2 5 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.30%) GDPR
3 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.100%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.100%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 294 (29.31%) Docker
2 46 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.40%) KVM
6 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.100%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.100%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.100%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 230 (22.93%) Kubernetes
2 181 (18.05%) Terraform
3 81 (8.08%) Ansible
4 51 (5.08%) Puppet
5 45 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (2.49%) Grafana
7 23 (2.29%) Prometheus
8 15 (1.50%) Kibana
9 14 (1.40%) Rancher
10 8 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (0.80%) Istio
11 6 (0.60%) Oozie
12 3 (0.30%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.20%) Automic
13 2 (0.20%) Consul
13 2 (0.20%) logstash
13 2 (0.20%) Packer
14 1 (0.100%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 1 (0.100%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 1 (0.100%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 153 (15.25%) Google
2 97 (9.67%) Microsoft
3 51 (5.08%) Oracle
4 21 (2.09%) Databricks
5 20 (1.99%) Splunk
6 15 (1.50%) Atlassian
7 13 (1.30%) Talend
8 11 (1.10%) Dynatrace
9 9 (0.90%) Cisco
10 8 (0.80%) Facebook
10 8 (0.80%) SAP
10 8 (0.80%) VMware
11 6 (0.60%) Adobe
11 6 (0.60%) Informatica
11 6 (0.60%) New Relic
11 6 (0.60%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.60%) Twitter
12 5 (0.50%) Instagram
12 5 (0.50%) SaltStack
12 5 (0.50%) Xamarin