Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 568 769
Rank change year-on-year +273 +201 +158
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 780 307 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.13% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.35% 2.11% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 607 264 105
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £49,500 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 17,931 14,539 11,631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.89% 19.65% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14,479 11,854 10,002
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in London

Serverless
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Serverless in London.

Salary trend for Serverless in London

Serverless
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in London over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 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
Central London +91 170 £64,250 -8.21% 43
West London +36 35 £55,000 - 21
East London -8 4 £70,000 +34.62% 12
South London -4 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North London - 1 £50,000 -
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 London region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 630 (80.77%) Amazon AWS
2 444 (56.92%) AWS Lambda
3 319 (40.90%) Python
4 308 (39.49%) DevOps
5 305 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
6 267 (34.23%) Docker
7 241 (30.90%) Microservices
8 233 (29.87%) Node.js
9 223 (28.59%) Java
10 209 (26.79%) JavaScript
11 192 (24.62%) TDD
12 181 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
13 163 (20.90%) Git (software)
13 163 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
14 160 (20.51%) Software Engineering
14 160 (20.51%) Jenkins
15 156 (20.00%) SQL
16 151 (19.36%) Amazon S3
17 150 (19.23%) AWS CloudFormation
18 149 (19.10%) Linux
19 148 (18.97%) Kubernetes
20 147 (18.85%) Amazon EC2
21 142 (18.21%) HTML
22 141 (18.08%) C#
23 139 (17.82%) React
24 134 (17.18%) Ansible
25 131 (16.79%) Terraform
26 127 (16.28%) Big Data
27 123 (15.77%) REST
27 123 (15.77%) CSS

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 64 (8.21%) Apache Spark
2 56 (7.18%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 32 (4.10%) Drupal
5 30 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
5 30 (3.85%) CMS
6 27 (3.46%) Apache
7 26 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 26 (3.33%) WebSphere
8 15 (1.92%) WordPress
9 12 (1.54%) Moodle
10 11 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 11 (1.41%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.15%) Apache Pig
11 9 (1.15%) NServiceBus
12 8 (1.03%) nginx
12 8 (1.03%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.64%) Confluence
13 5 (0.64%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.64%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.13%) HipChat
3 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 630 (80.77%) Amazon AWS
2 444 (56.92%) AWS Lambda
3 163 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 151 (19.36%) Amazon S3
5 150 (19.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 147 (18.85%) Amazon EC2
7 116 (14.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 103 (13.21%) IaaS
9 100 (12.82%) PaaS
10 84 (10.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 58 (7.44%) SaaS
12 57 (7.31%) CloudFront
13 42 (5.38%) Amazon Kinesis
13 42 (5.38%) Azure Data Factory
14 41 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
15 40 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
16 39 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
16 39 (5.00%) Azure Functions
17 38 (4.87%) Route 53
18 37 (4.74%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.49%) HTTP
2 31 (3.97%) DNS
3 22 (2.82%) Wireless
4 15 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.67%) BGP
5 13 (1.67%) EIGRP
5 13 (1.67%) LAN
5 13 (1.67%) OSPF
6 12 (1.54%) Firewall
6 12 (1.54%) SSL
6 12 (1.54%) WAN
7 9 (1.15%) DHCP
8 8 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.90%) VPN
10 5 (0.64%) Internet
11 4 (0.51%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.38%) IPsec
12 3 (0.38%) IPv4
12 3 (0.38%) IPv6
12 3 (0.38%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (16.28%) Big Data
2 108 (13.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 102 (13.08%) Amazon RDS
4 90 (11.54%) NoSQL
5 60 (7.69%) MySQL
6 58 (7.44%) Data Lake
7 55 (7.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 51 (6.54%) Redis
9 45 (5.77%) Relational Database
10 44 (5.64%) PostgreSQL
11 42 (5.38%) Amazon Redshift
11 42 (5.38%) Hadoop
11 42 (5.38%) SQL Server
12 35 (4.49%) Power BI
13 30 (3.85%) Apache Hive
13 30 (3.85%) MongoDB
14 29 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
16 22 (2.82%) RDBMS
17 16 (2.05%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 163 (20.90%) Git (software)
2 160 (20.51%) Jenkins
3 53 (6.79%) Visual Studio
4 34 (4.36%) Selenium
5 32 (4.10%) gulp
6 30 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
7 26 (3.33%) Grunt
7 26 (3.33%) JIRA
7 26 (3.33%) TeamCity
8 25 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (3.21%) Maven
9 22 (2.82%) Subversion
10 20 (2.56%) Cucumber
10 20 (2.56%) GitLab
11 14 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
12 12 (1.54%) Bitbucket
12 12 (1.54%) Jasmine
12 12 (1.54%) Protractor
13 11 (1.41%) webpack
14 10 (1.28%) Gradle
General
1 119 (15.26%) Finance
2 80 (10.26%) Marketing
3 43 (5.51%) Retail
4 27 (3.46%) Games
5 26 (3.33%) Advertising
5 26 (3.33%) Banking
6 19 (2.44%) Multimedia
7 15 (1.92%) Law
8 12 (1.54%) Publishing
9 10 (1.28%) Legal
10 6 (0.77%) Automotive
10 6 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.77%) Music Industry
11 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.38%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 254 (32.56%) Developer
2 114 (14.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 100 (12.82%) Architect
4 95 (12.18%) AWS Engineer
5 65 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 61 (7.82%) AWS DevOps
6 61 (7.82%) Software Engineer
7 52 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 50 (6.41%) Senior DevOps
9 47 (6.03%) Cloud Architect
10 46 (5.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 45 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
12 42 (5.38%) AWS Developer
12 42 (5.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 39 (5.00%) Consultant
14 38 (4.87%) Data Engineer
15 35 (4.49%) .NET Developer
15 35 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
16 34 (4.36%) React Developer
17 33 (4.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (29.87%) Node.js
2 142 (18.21%) HTML
3 139 (17.82%) React
4 123 (15.77%) CSS
4 123 (15.77%) REST
5 116 (14.87%) AngularJS
6 95 (12.18%) RESTful
7 94 (12.05%) Web Services
8 90 (11.54%) Spring
9 82 (10.51%) .NET
10 70 (8.97%) Spring Boot
11 61 (7.82%) Sass
12 57 (7.31%) HTML5
13 43 (5.51%) JSON
13 43 (5.51%) Kafka
14 38 (4.87%) Express
15 37 (4.74%) Java EE
16 34 (4.36%) .NET Core
16 34 (4.36%) Redux
17 33 (4.23%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 73 (9.36%) Fintech
2 57 (7.31%) Cloud Native
2 57 (7.31%) Computer Science
3 56 (7.18%) Blog
4 44 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
5 31 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (3.97%) User Experience
6 30 (3.85%) Public Cloud
7 27 (3.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 25 (3.21%) Mobile App
9 21 (2.69%) Algorithms
9 21 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
11 13 (1.67%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.15%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.90%) Derivative
13 7 (0.90%) Market Risk
14 6 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.64%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 149 (19.10%) Linux
2 31 (3.97%) Windows
3 26 (3.33%) CentOS
4 15 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (1.79%) Unix
6 13 (1.67%) Ubuntu
7 10 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.15%) Android
9 8 (1.03%) CoreOS
10 5 (0.64%) Amazon Linux
11 4 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.51%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (39.49%) DevOps
2 305 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (30.90%) Microservices
4 192 (24.62%) TDD
5 181 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
6 160 (20.51%) Software Engineering
7 122 (15.64%) Configuration Management
8 118 (15.13%) Test Automation
9 104 (13.33%) Open Source
10 97 (12.44%) Scrum
11 94 (12.05%) Analytics
12 83 (10.64%) Continuous Deployment
13 77 (9.87%) Continuous Delivery
13 77 (9.87%) Machine Learning
14 65 (8.33%) BDD
15 57 (7.31%) MVC
16 56 (7.18%) Front End Development
16 56 (7.18%) Unit Testing
17 55 (7.05%) Service Delivery
18 54 (6.92%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 319 (40.90%) Python
2 223 (28.59%) Java
3 209 (26.79%) JavaScript
4 156 (20.00%) SQL
5 141 (18.08%) C#
6 97 (12.44%) Go
7 85 (10.90%) Scala
8 68 (8.72%) Ruby
9 62 (7.95%) Bash Shell
10 57 (7.31%) PHP
11 56 (7.18%) ES6
12 54 (6.92%) TypeScript
13 46 (5.90%) PowerShell
14 33 (4.23%) U-SQL
15 29 (3.72%) Java 8
16 22 (2.82%) Kotlin
17 14 (1.79%) Shell Script
18 12 (1.54%) T-SQL
19 9 (1.15%) ES7
19 9 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 62 (7.95%) AWS Certification
2 56 (7.18%) Degree
3 27 (3.46%) Master's Degree
4 10 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.03%) SANS
7 3 (0.38%) HND
7 3 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.26%) MBA
9 1 (0.13%) CCNP
9 1 (0.13%) CEH
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.13%) CISSP
9 1 (0.13%) GCIA
9 1 (0.13%) GCIH
9 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (10.90%) GCP
2 49 (6.28%) QA
3 14 (1.79%) GDPR
4 12 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.28%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.51%) PMO
8 2 (0.26%) WAI
9 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 267 (34.23%) Docker
2 38 (4.87%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (2.69%) HDFS
4 20 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 13 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.64%) VMware NSX
7 5 (0.64%) vSphere
8 2 (0.26%) iptables
8 2 (0.26%) XenApp
8 2 (0.26%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.13%) Varnish
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 148 (18.97%) Kubernetes
2 134 (17.18%) Ansible
3 131 (16.79%) Terraform
4 91 (11.67%) Puppet
5 69 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (2.82%) Salt
7 19 (2.44%) Oozie
8 14 (1.79%) Nagios
9 13 (1.67%) Grafana
10 12 (1.54%) Check_MK
10 12 (1.54%) Graphite
10 12 (1.54%) Packer
11 11 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
12 10 (1.28%) Consul
12 10 (1.28%) Mesos
13 9 (1.15%) Capistrano
14 6 (0.77%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.64%) Cacti
15 5 (0.64%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.64%) Icinga
Vendors
1 101 (12.95%) Google
2 93 (11.92%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.28%) Red Hat
4 47 (6.03%) Tableau
5 29 (3.72%) IBM
6 24 (3.08%) Cisco
7 21 (2.69%) Oracle
8 20 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (2.31%) SAP
10 17 (2.18%) CheckPoint
10 17 (2.18%) Splunk
11 14 (1.79%) Cloudera
11 14 (1.79%) Talend
12 13 (1.67%) VMware
13 12 (1.54%) Adobe
14 11 (1.41%) New Relic
15 10 (1.28%) Cognizant
15 10 (1.28%) Xamarin
16 7 (0.90%) Atlassian
16 7 (0.90%) Zend