Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 169 295
Rank change year-on-year +89 +126 +286
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 806 1,149 796
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.07% 2.06% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.38% 5.74% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 808 1,011 673
Median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +14.81% +3.85%
10th Percentile £53,750 £52,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £128,750 £118,750 £92,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +12.00% +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 8,589 20,009 19,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.34% 35.92% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,200 16,553 15,394
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £97,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +7.84%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +89 115 £80,000 +8.47% 33
West London +89 31 £75,000 +22.45% 4
East London +48 18 £55,000 -36.23%
South London +52 13 £60,000 +9.09% 7
North London - 2 £55,000 - 1
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 655 (81.27%) AWS
2 478 (59.31%) AWS Lambda
3 474 (58.81%) Python
4 440 (54.59%) DevOps
5 351 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
6 323 (40.07%) Kubernetes
7 319 (39.58%) Finance
8 307 (38.09%) JavaScript
9 286 (35.48%) Azure
10 285 (35.36%) Java
11 277 (34.37%) Docker
12 266 (33.00%) Microservices
13 258 (32.01%) SQL
14 257 (31.89%) Software Engineering
15 245 (30.40%) Web Services
16 208 (25.81%) Asset Management
17 204 (25.31%) GCP
18 200 (24.81%) Jenkins
19 197 (24.44%) React
20 180 (22.33%) Hedge funds
21 178 (22.08%) SQL Server
22 176 (21.84%) Terraform
23 175 (21.71%) Amazon ECS
24 174 (21.59%) Node.js
25 170 (21.09%) Amazon EC2
26 166 (20.60%) Amazon S3
27 163 (20.22%) Banking
28 146 (18.11%) MySQL
29 145 (17.99%) Google
29 145 (17.99%) Investment Management

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
1 121 (15.01%) Apache
2 45 (5.58%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (4.96%) Apache Spark
4 19 (2.36%) Confluence
5 10 (1.24%) Headless CMS
6 8 (0.99%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (0.99%) CMS
6 8 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.50%) Ethereum
7 4 (0.50%) Hyperledger
7 4 (0.50%) Luigi
7 4 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.37%) IIS
8 3 (0.37%) Jupyter
8 3 (0.37%) nginx
8 3 (0.37%) SilverStripe
8 3 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.37%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 655 (81.27%) AWS
2 478 (59.31%) AWS Lambda
3 286 (35.48%) Azure
4 204 (25.31%) GCP
5 175 (21.71%) Amazon ECS
6 170 (21.09%) Amazon EC2
7 166 (20.60%) Amazon S3
8 115 (14.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 89 (11.04%) SaaS
10 79 (9.80%) Azure Functions
11 75 (9.31%) Apigee
12 54 (6.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 54 (6.70%) PaaS
13 43 (5.33%) IaaS
14 42 (5.21%) Amazon Kinesis
15 38 (4.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 33 (4.09%) AWS CodeDeploy
17 32 (3.97%) GitHub
18 31 (3.85%) Amazon EKS
19 26 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.47%) DNS
2 21 (2.61%) Network Security
3 18 (2.23%) Firewall
4 17 (2.11%) HTTP
5 12 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.62%) VPN
7 4 (0.50%) AMQP
7 4 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.25%) FTP
8 2 (0.25%) SMTP
8 2 (0.25%) SSH
8 2 (0.25%) WAN
9 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.12%) Internet
9 1 (0.12%) SAN
9 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (22.08%) SQL Server
2 146 (18.11%) MySQL
3 140 (17.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 129 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
5 128 (15.88%) Amazon Redshift
6 91 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
7 66 (8.19%) NoSQL
8 57 (7.07%) MongoDB
9 43 (5.33%) Amazon RDS
10 41 (5.09%) Redis
11 32 (3.97%) Data Lake
12 27 (3.35%) Big Data
13 26 (3.23%) Amazon Athena
14 17 (2.11%) Relational Database
15 15 (1.86%) Azure SQL Database
15 15 (1.86%) BigQuery
15 15 (1.86%) Blockchain
16 13 (1.61%) Cosmos DB
17 12 (1.49%) Hadoop
18 10 (1.24%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 200 (24.81%) Jenkins
2 117 (14.52%) GitLab
3 116 (14.39%) Git (software)
4 77 (9.55%) Artifactory
5 68 (8.44%) TeamCity
6 53 (6.58%) JIRA
7 47 (5.83%) Octopus Deploy
8 40 (4.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (2.98%) webpack
10 22 (2.73%) CircleCI
11 18 (2.23%) Bitbucket
12 15 (1.86%) Subversion
13 14 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (1.61%) Selenium
15 12 (1.49%) Cucumber
16 11 (1.36%) Codeship
17 8 (0.99%) Visual Studio
18 6 (0.74%) Appium
18 6 (0.74%) Cypress.io
18 6 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 319 (39.58%) Finance
2 163 (20.22%) Banking
3 85 (10.55%) Back Office
4 80 (9.93%) Front Office
5 35 (4.34%) Investment Banking
6 31 (3.85%) Law
7 30 (3.72%) Games
7 30 (3.72%) Retail
8 18 (2.23%) Public Sector
9 13 (1.61%) Marketing
10 10 (1.24%) Advertising
11 8 (0.99%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.99%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.87%) Automotive
13 5 (0.62%) Local Government
14 4 (0.50%) Publishing
15 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.25%) Legal
16 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 290 (35.98%) Developer
2 122 (15.14%) Software Engineer
3 119 (14.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 108 (13.40%) Python Engineer
5 98 (12.16%) AWS Engineer
6 97 (12.03%) Python Developer
7 94 (11.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 82 (10.17%) Architect
9 80 (9.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 69 (8.56%) Python Software Engineer
11 65 (8.06%) Full Stack Developer
11 65 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
12 62 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
13 60 (7.44%) Data Architect
14 57 (7.07%) AWS Architect
14 57 (7.07%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 57 (7.07%) JavaScript Engineer
15 56 (6.95%) Java Architect
16 55 (6.82%) Java Solutions Architect
17 51 (6.33%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (30.40%) Web Services
2 197 (24.44%) React
3 174 (21.59%) Node.js
4 136 (16.87%) AngularJS
5 106 (13.15%) .NET
5 106 (13.15%) gRPC
6 86 (10.67%) Vue.js
7 81 (10.05%) OAuth
7 81 (10.05%) Swagger
8 76 (9.43%) Kafka
9 72 (8.93%) HTML
10 68 (8.44%) CSS
11 60 (7.44%) REST
12 43 (5.33%) GraphQL
13 38 (4.71%) HTML5
14 31 (3.85%) React Native
15 30 (3.72%) Redux
16 29 (3.60%) .NET Core
16 29 (3.60%) Serverless Framework
17 28 (3.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 180 (22.33%) Hedge funds
2 98 (12.16%) Cloud Native
3 82 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
4 80 (9.93%) Derivative
4 80 (9.93%) Fixed Income
5 77 (9.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 76 (9.43%) Equities
7 30 (3.72%) Mobile App
8 24 (2.98%) User Experience
9 22 (2.73%) Public Cloud
10 19 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (2.36%) Blog
10 19 (2.36%) Virtual Team
11 12 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
13 10 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 10 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (1.24%) Social Media
14 8 (0.99%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 75 (9.31%) Linux
2 42 (5.21%) Windows
3 18 (2.23%) Windows Server
4 16 (1.99%) Unix
5 15 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.74%) Android
7 10 (1.24%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.87%) VMS
9 4 (0.50%) Mesosphere
10 2 (0.25%) CentOS
10 2 (0.25%) Debian
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (54.59%) DevOps
2 351 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
3 266 (33.00%) Microservices
4 257 (31.89%) Software Engineering
5 208 (25.81%) Asset Management
6 145 (17.99%) Investment Management
7 144 (17.87%) Mentoring
8 115 (14.27%) TDD
9 105 (13.03%) Fintech
10 101 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
11 84 (10.42%) Infrastructure as Code
12 74 (9.18%) Technology Roadmap
13 57 (7.07%) Scrum
14 56 (6.95%) Analytics
14 56 (6.95%) BDD
15 55 (6.82%) Open Source
15 55 (6.82%) Test Automation
16 51 (6.33%) Cybersecurity
17 50 (6.20%) Configuration Management
18 45 (5.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 474 (58.81%) Python
2 307 (38.09%) JavaScript
3 285 (35.36%) Java
4 258 (32.01%) SQL
5 113 (14.02%) TypeScript
6 95 (11.79%) C#
7 83 (10.30%) Kotlin
8 63 (7.82%) PowerShell
9 47 (5.83%) Scala
10 39 (4.84%) Go
11 38 (4.71%) Bash Shell
12 25 (3.10%) Ruby
13 22 (2.73%) C++
13 22 (2.73%) ES6
14 19 (2.36%) PHP
14 19 (2.36%) VB.NET
15 16 (1.99%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.74%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.12%) Clojure
17 9 (1.12%) ES7
Qualifications
1 50 (6.20%) Sun Certification
2 35 (4.34%) Degree
3 31 (3.85%) AWS Certification
4 19 (2.36%) Security Cleared
5 17 (2.11%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.74%) ISEB
7 6 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (0.50%) CCSP
8 4 (0.50%) CISSP
9 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.25%) CCNA
9 2 (0.25%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.25%) MCP
9 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.25%) RHCE
10 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.85%) QA
2 11 (1.36%) SLA
3 5 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) GDPR
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 277 (34.37%) Docker
2 27 (3.35%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.25%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.12%) Varnish
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 323 (40.07%) Kubernetes
2 176 (21.84%) Terraform
3 85 (10.55%) Ansible
4 54 (6.70%) Puppet
5 45 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (1.61%) Kibana
7 10 (1.24%) Prometheus
8 9 (1.12%) Rancher
9 8 (0.99%) logstash
10 5 (0.62%) Consul
11 4 (0.50%) Automic
11 4 (0.50%) Grafana
12 3 (0.37%) Oozie
12 3 (0.37%) Packer
12 3 (0.37%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.25%) Istio
13 2 (0.25%) Salt
14 1 (0.12%) Graphite
14 1 (0.12%) Graylog
14 1 (0.12%) Mesos
Vendors
1 145 (17.99%) Google
2 76 (9.43%) Oracle
3 60 (7.44%) Microsoft
4 15 (1.86%) Atlassian
5 14 (1.74%) Splunk
6 12 (1.49%) Databricks
7 8 (0.99%) New Relic
7 8 (0.99%) Tableau
8 7 (0.87%) VMware
9 6 (0.74%) IBM
9 6 (0.74%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.50%) Dynatrace
10 4 (0.50%) Facebook
10 4 (0.50%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.50%) PagerDuty
11 3 (0.37%) Apple
11 3 (0.37%) Instagram
11 3 (0.37%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.37%) Solace
11 3 (0.37%) Talend