Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 117 217
Rank change year-on-year +66 +100 +110
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 2,499 953 951
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 6.18% 2.85% 1.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.08% 7.17% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,381 803 738
10th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £49,625
25th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
75th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £92,500
90th Percentile £128,750 £116,250 £110,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +12.50%

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 19,103 13,288 19,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.23% 39.77% 33.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13,268 11,017 16,030
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +36 219 £75,000 -11.76% 98
West London +40 72 £65,000 -3.70% 24
South London +20 50 £72,500 -3.33% 1
East London +13 13 £72,500 +7.41% 25
North London +23 2 £93,750 +44.23% 3
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1,987 (79.51%) AWS
2 1,385 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
3 1,257 (50.30%) AWS Lambda
4 1,200 (48.02%) Python
5 1,097 (43.90%) Software Engineering
6 1,033 (41.34%) JavaScript
7 890 (35.61%) DevOps
8 861 (34.45%) Microservices
9 851 (34.05%) Finance
10 838 (33.53%) React
11 828 (33.13%) Docker
12 750 (30.01%) Azure
13 710 (28.41%) Node.js
14 703 (28.13%) Terraform
15 697 (27.89%) GCP
16 692 (27.69%) Web Services
17 690 (27.61%) Java
18 650 (26.01%) Kubernetes
19 625 (25.01%) SQL
20 613 (24.53%) TypeScript
21 536 (21.45%) Amazon S3
22 491 (19.65%) .NET
23 484 (19.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
24 465 (18.61%) Asset Management
25 448 (17.93%) TDD
26 432 (17.29%) C#
27 425 (17.01%) Amazon EC2
28 383 (15.33%) Infrastructure as Code
29 366 (14.65%) Google
30 361 (14.45%) Continuous Integration

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
1 186 (7.44%) Elasticsearch
2 146 (5.84%) Apache
3 109 (4.36%) Apache Spark
4 98 (3.92%) Confluence
5 80 (3.20%) Apache Airflow
6 32 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 27 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
8 14 (0.56%) IIS
9 13 (0.52%) CMS
10 12 (0.48%) OpenStack
11 11 (0.44%) nginx
11 11 (0.44%) WordPress
12 10 (0.40%) Drupal
13 9 (0.36%) Apache Pulsar
14 8 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 7 (0.28%) IBM Domino
16 6 (0.24%) Headless CMS
17 4 (0.16%) CloudStack
17 4 (0.16%) Jetty
18 2 (0.080%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 21 (0.84%) Chatbot
2 9 (0.36%) Figma
3 6 (0.24%) Revit
4 5 (0.20%) Adobe XD
4 5 (0.20%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.20%) Sketch
5 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.040%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.32%) Magento
3 6 (0.24%) Summit
4 2 (0.080%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.040%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.040%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1,987 (79.51%) AWS
2 1,257 (50.30%) AWS Lambda
3 750 (30.01%) Azure
4 697 (27.89%) GCP
5 536 (21.45%) Amazon S3
6 425 (17.01%) Amazon EC2
7 335 (13.41%) Amazon ECS
8 300 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 273 (10.92%) Amazon SQS
10 272 (10.88%) Azure Functions
11 201 (8.04%) PaaS
12 199 (7.96%) SaaS
13 176 (7.04%) GitHub
14 155 (6.20%) AWS Step Functions
15 138 (5.52%) Cloud Functions
16 134 (5.36%) Amazon EKS
17 113 (4.52%) CloudFront
18 104 (4.16%) AWS Fargate
19 94 (3.76%) Azure Service Bus
20 91 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 105 (4.20%) HTTP
2 38 (1.52%) DNS
3 24 (0.96%) Firewall
4 17 (0.68%) Broadband
5 16 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.32%) SSH
7 7 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
8 6 (0.24%) Network Security
9 5 (0.20%) Internet
9 5 (0.20%) SSL
10 4 (0.16%) FTP
10 4 (0.16%) VLAN
11 3 (0.12%) MQTT
11 3 (0.12%) SMS
11 3 (0.12%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.12%) WebEx
11 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.080%) SMTP
12 2 (0.080%) VoIP
12 2 (0.080%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 484 (19.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 356 (14.25%) PostgreSQL
3 335 (13.41%) MySQL
4 287 (11.48%) Amazon RDS
5 279 (11.16%) NoSQL
6 253 (10.12%) SQL Server
7 189 (7.56%) Relational Database
8 177 (7.08%) Amazon Aurora
9 173 (6.92%) Redis
10 158 (6.32%) MongoDB
11 154 (6.16%) Big Data
12 90 (3.60%) RDBMS
13 87 (3.48%) Amazon Athena
13 87 (3.48%) Amazon Redshift
14 85 (3.40%) Hadoop
15 79 (3.16%) BigQuery
16 75 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
17 63 (2.52%) Azure SQL Database
18 57 (2.28%) Apache Ignite
19 55 (2.20%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 323 (12.93%) Jenkins
2 302 (12.08%) Git (software)
3 160 (6.40%) GitLab
4 152 (6.08%) JIRA
5 100 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 86 (3.44%) Cypress.io
7 70 (2.80%) webpack
8 65 (2.60%) Selenium
9 54 (2.16%) Postman
10 53 (2.12%) Artifactory
11 51 (2.04%) Bitbucket
12 49 (1.96%) TeamCity
13 48 (1.92%) JUnit
14 42 (1.68%) JMeter
15 36 (1.44%) CircleCI
16 33 (1.32%) Maven
16 33 (1.32%) SpecFlow
17 31 (1.24%) Vagrant
18 29 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (1.08%) SonarQube
General
1 851 (34.05%) Finance
2 361 (14.45%) Social Skills
3 176 (7.04%) Banking
4 161 (6.44%) Front Office
5 137 (5.48%) Retail
6 97 (3.88%) Public Sector
7 96 (3.84%) Games
8 91 (3.64%) Marketing
9 75 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
10 73 (2.92%) Legal
11 58 (2.32%) Presentation Skills
12 41 (1.64%) Influencing Skills
13 35 (1.40%) Financial Institution
14 30 (1.20%) Manufacturing
15 29 (1.16%) Telecoms
16 23 (0.92%) Law
16 23 (0.92%) Local Government
16 23 (0.92%) Organisational Skills
17 20 (0.80%) Wearables
18 19 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,052 (42.10%) Developer
2 711 (28.45%) Software Engineer
3 336 (13.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 314 (12.57%) AWS Engineer
5 270 (10.80%) React Developer
6 253 (10.12%) DevOps Engineer
7 206 (8.24%) Full Stack Developer
8 200 (8.00%) Python Engineer
8 200 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 196 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 189 (7.56%) AWS Developer
11 150 (6.00%) AWS Software Engineer
12 130 (5.20%) Data Engineer
13 129 (5.16%) JavaScript Developer
14 126 (5.04%) Python Developer
15 119 (4.76%) Python Software Engineer
16 115 (4.60%) Architect
17 113 (4.52%) Java Developer
18 103 (4.12%) Senior DevOps
19 87 (3.48%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 838 (33.53%) React
2 710 (28.41%) Node.js
3 692 (27.69%) Web Services
4 491 (19.65%) .NET
5 342 (13.69%) REST
6 309 (12.36%) AngularJS
7 293 (11.72%) GraphQL
8 281 (11.24%) CSS
9 245 (9.80%) React Native
10 223 (8.92%) .NET Core
11 210 (8.40%) Material-UI
12 204 (8.16%) HTML
13 174 (6.96%) RESTful
14 166 (6.64%) Vue.js
15 130 (5.20%) Kafka
16 125 (5.00%) gRPC
17 121 (4.84%) Serverless Framework
18 101 (4.04%) Next.js
19 99 (3.96%) Spring
20 97 (3.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 172 (6.88%) Hedge funds
2 164 (6.56%) User Experience
3 154 (6.16%) Greenfield Project
4 129 (5.16%) Mobile App
5 109 (4.36%) Derivative
6 100 (4.00%) Pricing Data
7 93 (3.72%) Cloud Native
8 77 (3.08%) Equities
9 70 (2.80%) Fixed Income
9 70 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 69 (2.76%) Public Cloud
11 50 (2.00%) Blog
12 42 (1.68%) NHS
12 42 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
12 42 (1.68%) Virtual Team
13 36 (1.44%) Management Information System
14 35 (1.40%) Algorithms
15 32 (1.28%) Social Media
16 25 (1.00%) Data Structures
17 19 (0.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 158 (6.32%) Linux
2 73 (2.92%) Windows
3 59 (2.36%) Unix
4 56 (2.24%) Apple iOS
5 53 (2.12%) Android
6 28 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.28%) CentOS
9 7 (0.28%) VMS
10 6 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.16%) Mesosphere
12 3 (0.12%) Debian
13 2 (0.080%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.080%) tvOS
14 1 (0.040%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,385 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
2 1,097 (43.90%) Software Engineering
3 890 (35.61%) DevOps
4 861 (34.45%) Microservices
5 465 (18.61%) Asset Management
6 448 (17.93%) TDD
7 383 (15.33%) Infrastructure as Code
8 361 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
9 324 (12.97%) Test Automation
10 297 (11.88%) Mentoring
11 279 (11.16%) Analytics
12 269 (10.76%) Scrum
13 257 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
14 222 (8.88%) Investment Management
15 197 (7.88%) BDD
16 195 (7.80%) OO
17 192 (7.68%) Fintech
18 190 (7.60%) Artificial Intelligence
19 189 (7.56%) Data Science
20 186 (7.44%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,200 (48.02%) Python
2 1,033 (41.34%) JavaScript
3 690 (27.61%) Java
4 625 (25.01%) SQL
5 613 (24.53%) TypeScript
6 432 (17.29%) C#
7 195 (7.80%) Go
8 170 (6.80%) Scala
9 166 (6.64%) PowerShell
10 151 (6.04%) PHP
11 108 (4.32%) Bash Shell
12 100 (4.00%) Kotlin
13 96 (3.84%) Ruby
14 89 (3.56%) ES6
15 72 (2.88%) Clojure
16 57 (2.28%) Rust
17 47 (1.88%) Java 8
18 46 (1.84%) Groovy
18 46 (1.84%) T-SQL
19 38 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 166 (6.64%) Degree
2 84 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 54 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 47 (1.88%) SC Cleared
5 42 (1.68%) AWS Certification
6 30 (1.20%) Master's Degree
7 28 (1.12%) OCP
7 28 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
8 18 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (0.40%) CISSP
10 7 (0.28%) MBA
11 5 (0.20%) CISA
11 5 (0.20%) CISM
12 4 (0.16%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (0.16%) DBS Check
12 4 (0.16%) PhD
12 4 (0.16%) SANS
13 3 (0.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.080%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (6.32%) QA
2 71 (2.84%) GDPR
3 48 (1.92%) Accessibility
4 14 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.12%) SOC 2
6 2 (0.080%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.080%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.080%) ISO 20022
6 2 (0.080%) NIST
6 2 (0.080%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.080%) WCAG
7 1 (0.040%) COBIT
7 1 (0.040%) GLBA
7 1 (0.040%) SEPA
System Software
1 828 (33.13%) Docker
2 39 (1.56%) Active Directory
3 30 (1.20%) VirtualBox
4 20 (0.80%) ISA Server
5 18 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.16%) Varnish
9 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.040%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.040%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.040%) vSphere
9 1 (0.040%) Xen
Systems Management
1 703 (28.13%) Terraform
2 650 (26.01%) Kubernetes
3 160 (6.40%) Ansible
4 136 (5.44%) Grafana
5 126 (5.04%) Prometheus
6 51 (2.04%) Puppet
7 50 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
8 40 (1.60%) Docker Swarm
9 19 (0.76%) Graphite
10 18 (0.72%) Graylog
10 18 (0.72%) Istio
10 18 (0.72%) Opsgenie
11 14 (0.56%) Kibana
12 12 (0.48%) Mesos
13 11 (0.44%) Packer
14 9 (0.36%) Rancher
15 7 (0.28%) SCOM
15 7 (0.28%) yum
16 6 (0.24%) Nagios
17 5 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 366 (14.65%) Google
2 156 (6.24%) Microsoft
3 135 (5.40%) Oracle
4 72 (2.88%) Sybase
5 41 (1.64%) Talend
6 35 (1.40%) Cloudera
6 35 (1.40%) IBM
7 32 (1.28%) Informatica
8 30 (1.20%) Databricks
8 30 (1.20%) Hortonworks
8 30 (1.20%) Splunk
9 29 (1.16%) New Relic
10 27 (1.08%) Samsung
11 21 (0.84%) Atlassian
12 19 (0.76%) Adobe
13 17 (0.68%) BT
14 16 (0.64%) Nintex
14 16 (0.64%) Sony
15 15 (0.60%) Facebook
16 13 (0.52%) Salesforce.com