Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 203 321
Rank change year-on-year +92 +118 +243
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 944 1,000 760
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.93% 1.71% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.36% 5.09% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 846 882 632
Median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £116,250 £110,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -

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 12,823 19,643 19,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.83% 33.55% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10,535 16,272 15,751
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £96,250 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 11 July 2020.

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 11 July 2020. 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 +95 175 £85,000 +21.43% 27
West London +43 33 £67,500 +5.88% 4
South London +27 24 £75,000 +87.50% 1
East London +21 7 £67,500 -21.74% 8
North London - 1 £65,000 - 1
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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.

1 759 (80.40%) AWS
2 523 (55.40%) DevOps
3 498 (52.75%) AWS Lambda
4 463 (49.05%) Python
5 383 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
6 362 (38.35%) Kubernetes
7 326 (34.53%) Microservices
8 323 (34.22%) Azure
9 320 (33.90%) Docker
10 313 (33.16%) JavaScript
11 287 (30.40%) Finance
12 261 (27.65%) Java
13 260 (27.54%) Terraform
14 241 (25.53%) Node.js
15 238 (25.21%) Software Engineering
16 223 (23.62%) Jenkins
17 203 (21.50%) SQL
18 198 (20.97%) Web Services
19 195 (20.66%) TDD
20 190 (20.13%) GCP
21 176 (18.64%) Amazon ECS
21 176 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
22 169 (17.90%) SQL Server
23 166 (17.58%) Amazon EC2
24 165 (17.48%) AWS CloudFormation
25 162 (17.16%) React
26 152 (16.10%) Git (software)
27 143 (15.15%) Ansible
28 140 (14.83%) Google
29 137 (14.51%) Amazon S3

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 97 (10.28%) Apache
2 60 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (5.51%) Apache Spark
4 41 (4.34%) Confluence
5 17 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.06%) CMS
7 9 (0.95%) Apache Airflow
7 9 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.64%) Headless CMS
9 5 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (0.53%) Ethereum
10 4 (0.42%) Hyperledger
10 4 (0.42%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.32%) nginx
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.32%) SilverStripe
11 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.32%) WordPress
12 2 (0.21%) IIS
12 2 (0.21%) Jupyter
Applications
1 8 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.64%) Sketch
3 3 (0.32%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.74%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.42%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.42%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 759 (80.40%) AWS
2 498 (52.75%) AWS Lambda
3 323 (34.22%) Azure
4 190 (20.13%) GCP
5 176 (18.64%) Amazon ECS
6 166 (17.58%) Amazon EC2
7 165 (17.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 137 (14.51%) Amazon S3
9 127 (13.45%) SaaS
10 107 (11.33%) Azure Functions
11 94 (9.96%) PaaS
12 63 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 62 (6.57%) IaaS
14 52 (5.51%) Apigee
15 50 (5.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 44 (4.66%) OpenShift
17 43 (4.56%) Amazon Kinesis
18 42 (4.45%) Azure Active Directory
19 39 (4.13%) Amazon EKS
19 39 (4.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.97%) Firewall
1 28 (2.97%) Network Security
2 25 (2.65%) DNS
2 25 (2.65%) HTTP
3 13 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.06%) VPN
5 8 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (0.64%) SSL
7 3 (0.32%) AMQP
7 3 (0.32%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.32%) Extranet
7 3 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.32%) ZigBee
8 2 (0.21%) Internet
8 2 (0.21%) SAN
9 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (17.90%) SQL Server
2 127 (13.45%) MySQL
3 114 (12.08%) PostgreSQL
4 109 (11.55%) Amazon Redshift
5 102 (10.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 91 (9.64%) NoSQL
7 78 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
8 69 (7.31%) Amazon RDS
9 64 (6.78%) MongoDB
10 41 (4.34%) Big Data
11 37 (3.92%) Redis
12 28 (2.97%) Data Lake
13 26 (2.75%) Azure SQL Database
14 25 (2.65%) Amazon Athena
14 25 (2.65%) Cosmos DB
15 20 (2.12%) Power BI
16 17 (1.80%) Hadoop
17 15 (1.59%) Blockchain
17 15 (1.59%) Looker
17 15 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 223 (23.62%) Jenkins
2 152 (16.10%) Git (software)
3 108 (11.44%) GitLab
4 73 (7.73%) JIRA
5 53 (5.61%) Artifactory
6 49 (5.19%) TeamCity
7 43 (4.56%) Octopus Deploy
8 41 (4.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 30 (3.18%) Bitbucket
10 23 (2.44%) webpack
11 19 (2.01%) CircleCI
11 19 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
12 15 (1.59%) Cucumber
13 11 (1.17%) Mocha
13 11 (1.17%) Selenium
14 10 (1.06%) Travis CI
15 9 (0.95%) Codeship
16 8 (0.85%) NUnit
16 8 (0.85%) Visual Studio
17 7 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 287 (30.40%) Finance
2 137 (14.51%) Banking
3 66 (6.99%) Back Office
4 41 (4.34%) Games
4 41 (4.34%) Retail
5 28 (2.97%) Law
6 19 (2.01%) Front Office
7 15 (1.59%) Marketing
8 14 (1.48%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.38%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.06%) Advertising
11 8 (0.85%) Publishing
12 6 (0.64%) Legal
12 6 (0.64%) Public Sector
13 3 (0.32%) Automotive
13 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.21%) Billing
14 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 250 (26.48%) Developer
2 171 (18.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 141 (14.94%) AWS Engineer
4 99 (10.49%) Architect
5 92 (9.75%) Software Engineer
6 64 (6.78%) Python Engineer
6 64 (6.78%) Senior Developer
7 62 (6.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 60 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
9 59 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
10 54 (5.72%) Data Engineer
11 53 (5.61%) AWS DevOps
12 45 (4.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 45 (4.77%) JavaScript Developer
13 44 (4.66%) Cloud Architect
14 43 (4.56%) Data Architect
15 42 (4.45%) AWS Architect
15 42 (4.45%) Senior DevOps
16 40 (4.24%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 40 (4.24%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (25.53%) Node.js
2 198 (20.97%) Web Services
3 162 (17.16%) React
4 124 (13.14%) .NET
5 123 (13.03%) HTML
6 109 (11.55%) CSS
7 105 (11.12%) AngularJS
8 97 (10.28%) REST
9 84 (8.90%) gRPC
10 81 (8.58%) Kafka
11 69 (7.31%) HTML5
12 63 (6.67%) Swagger
13 62 (6.57%) OAuth
14 58 (6.14%) GraphQL
15 50 (5.30%) Vue.js
16 48 (5.08%) .NET Core
17 38 (4.03%) RESTful
18 34 (3.60%) Lambda Expressions
18 34 (3.60%) React Native
18 34 (3.60%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 116 (12.29%) Cloud Native
2 103 (10.91%) Hedge funds
3 80 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
4 48 (5.08%) User Experience
5 45 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (4.45%) Public Cloud
7 33 (3.50%) Mobile App
8 21 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 20 (2.12%) Fixed Income
10 18 (1.91%) Derivative
10 18 (1.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 18 (1.91%) Equities
11 17 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.80%) Virtual Team
12 16 (1.69%) Blog
12 16 (1.69%) Data Structures
13 13 (1.38%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
15 9 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
16 8 (0.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 108 (11.44%) Linux
2 31 (3.28%) Windows
3 27 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 23 (2.44%) Android
4 23 (2.44%) Unix
5 9 (0.95%) Ubuntu
5 9 (0.95%) VMS
5 9 (0.95%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.21%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.11%) CentOS
9 1 (0.11%) Debian
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (55.40%) DevOps
2 383 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
3 326 (34.53%) Microservices
4 238 (25.21%) Software Engineering
5 195 (20.66%) TDD
6 176 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
7 136 (14.41%) Mentoring
8 130 (13.77%) Asset Management
9 123 (13.03%) Analytics
10 119 (12.61%) Fintech
11 115 (12.18%) Investment Management
12 113 (11.97%) Infrastructure as Code
13 90 (9.53%) Test Automation
14 89 (9.43%) Scrum
15 76 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
16 65 (6.89%) SDLC
17 63 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
17 63 (6.67%) Technology Roadmap
18 62 (6.57%) Computer Science
19 57 (6.04%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 463 (49.05%) Python
2 313 (33.16%) JavaScript
3 261 (27.65%) Java
4 203 (21.50%) SQL
5 134 (14.19%) C#
6 118 (12.50%) TypeScript
7 84 (8.90%) PowerShell
8 67 (7.10%) Bash Shell
9 64 (6.78%) Go
10 63 (6.67%) Scala
11 44 (4.66%) Ruby
12 35 (3.71%) ES6
13 27 (2.86%) Kotlin
14 26 (2.75%) T-SQL
15 21 (2.22%) Shell Script
16 17 (1.80%) C++
17 13 (1.38%) Java 8
18 12 (1.27%) VB.NET
19 11 (1.17%) C
19 11 (1.17%) ES7
Qualifications
1 63 (6.67%) Degree
2 44 (4.66%) AWS Certification
3 28 (2.97%) Sun Certification
4 24 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.06%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 9 (0.95%) CCSP
6 9 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (0.95%) CISSP
7 7 (0.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.53%) TOGAF Certification
9 4 (0.42%) MBA
10 3 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.11%) GCED
12 1 (0.11%) GREM
12 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.77%) QA
2 17 (1.80%) SLA
3 7 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 320 (33.90%) Docker
2 33 (3.50%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.32%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 362 (38.35%) Kubernetes
2 260 (27.54%) Terraform
3 143 (15.15%) Ansible
4 70 (7.42%) Puppet
5 56 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.69%) Packer
7 6 (0.64%) Kibana
8 5 (0.53%) Grafana
8 5 (0.53%) Nagios
9 3 (0.32%) logstash
9 3 (0.32%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.21%) Graphite
10 2 (0.21%) Mesos
10 2 (0.21%) Rancher
10 2 (0.21%) Salt
11 1 (0.11%) Consul
11 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.11%) Graylog
11 1 (0.11%) Istio
11 1 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 140 (14.83%) Google
2 99 (10.49%) Microsoft
3 81 (8.58%) Oracle
4 30 (3.18%) Tableau
5 21 (2.22%) VMware
6 15 (1.59%) Databricks
7 13 (1.38%) Informatica
7 13 (1.38%) Talend
8 9 (0.95%) IBM
8 9 (0.95%) Splunk
9 8 (0.85%) Citrix
9 8 (0.85%) PagerDuty
10 7 (0.74%) Apple
10 7 (0.74%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.74%) New Relic
11 6 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.64%) Solace
12 5 (0.53%) Adobe
12 5 (0.53%) SAP
12 5 (0.53%) Sybase