Period
to 12 April 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 62 145 253
Rank change year-on-year +83 +108 +149
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,402 1,073 828
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.57% 2.29% 1.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.04% 5.92% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,087 874 624
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
25th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £92,500
90th Percentile £114,250 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

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 13,970 18,126 18,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.55% 38.71% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11,321 14,942 15,651
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £82,500
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 12 April 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 12 April 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 +41 164 £75,000 -10.45% 78
South London +25 54 £72,500 +7.41% 6
West London +49 22 £65,000 +4.00% 29
East London +25 22 £70,000 - 21
North London - 5 £70,000 - 6
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 12 April 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 1,121 (79.96%) AWS
2 792 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
3 718 (51.21%) Python
4 684 (48.79%) AWS Lambda
5 612 (43.65%) JavaScript
6 595 (42.44%) DevOps
7 554 (39.51%) Software Engineering
8 515 (36.73%) Azure
9 494 (35.24%) Microservices
10 456 (32.52%) React
11 450 (32.10%) Finance
12 442 (31.53%) Web Services
13 430 (30.67%) SQL
14 427 (30.46%) GCP
15 424 (30.24%) Docker
16 383 (27.32%) .NET
17 360 (25.68%) Java
18 353 (25.18%) Terraform
19 339 (24.18%) Kubernetes
20 302 (21.54%) Asset Management
21 297 (21.18%) Node.js
22 257 (18.33%) C#
23 254 (18.12%) AngularJS
24 253 (18.05%) Infrastructure as Code
25 252 (17.97%) Amazon S3
26 244 (17.40%) TDD
27 234 (16.69%) TypeScript
28 227 (16.19%) Amazon ECS
29 225 (16.05%) Amazon EC2
30 216 (15.41%) Azure Functions

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
1 101 (7.20%) Apache
2 58 (4.14%) Apache Spark
2 58 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (3.14%) Confluence
4 29 (2.07%) Apache Airflow
4 29 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 18 (1.28%) CMS
6 14 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 12 (0.86%) nginx
8 10 (0.71%) Headless CMS
8 10 (0.71%) IIS
8 10 (0.71%) OpenStack
8 10 (0.71%) WordPress
9 9 (0.64%) Drupal
10 4 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.29%) CloudStack
10 4 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.21%) Luigi
11 3 (0.21%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.14%) Jetty
Applications
1 16 (1.14%) Chatbot
2 6 (0.43%) Revit
3 5 (0.36%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.21%) InVision
5 3 (0.21%) Sketch
6 2 (0.14%) Figma
7 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.071%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 1,121 (79.96%) AWS
2 684 (48.79%) AWS Lambda
3 515 (36.73%) Azure
4 427 (30.46%) GCP
5 252 (17.97%) Amazon S3
6 227 (16.19%) Amazon ECS
7 225 (16.05%) Amazon EC2
8 216 (15.41%) Azure Functions
9 171 (12.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 135 (9.63%) PaaS
11 126 (8.99%) SaaS
12 117 (8.35%) Amazon SQS
13 91 (6.49%) Amazon EKS
14 90 (6.42%) GitHub
15 77 (5.49%) Cloud Functions
16 67 (4.78%) Amazon Kinesis
17 60 (4.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 59 (4.21%) CloudFront
19 58 (4.14%) IaaS
20 55 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.57%) HTTP
2 26 (1.85%) DNS
3 18 (1.28%) Firewall
4 13 (0.93%) SSH
5 12 (0.86%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.50%) AMQP
6 7 (0.50%) FTP
7 6 (0.43%) Network Security
7 6 (0.43%) SMTP
8 5 (0.36%) VLAN
9 4 (0.29%) SSL
9 4 (0.29%) VPN
10 3 (0.21%) DHCP
10 3 (0.21%) MQTT
10 3 (0.21%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (0.21%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.14%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.14%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (14.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 177 (12.62%) PostgreSQL
3 170 (12.13%) MySQL
4 152 (10.84%) SQL Server
5 141 (10.06%) Amazon RDS
6 138 (9.84%) NoSQL
7 108 (7.70%) Relational Database
8 89 (6.35%) MongoDB
9 88 (6.28%) Amazon Redshift
10 81 (5.78%) Big Data
11 67 (4.78%) Azure SQL Database
12 57 (4.07%) Amazon Aurora
12 57 (4.07%) Cosmos DB
13 54 (3.85%) BigQuery
13 54 (3.85%) RDBMS
14 53 (3.78%) Redis
15 40 (2.85%) Hadoop
16 37 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (2.14%) Apache Ignite
18 27 (1.93%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 207 (14.76%) Jenkins
2 147 (10.49%) Git (software)
3 109 (7.77%) GitLab
4 57 (4.07%) JIRA
5 55 (3.92%) Artifactory
6 37 (2.64%) Selenium
7 36 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 35 (2.50%) TeamCity
9 34 (2.43%) Cypress.io
10 31 (2.21%) Maven
11 30 (2.14%) webpack
12 29 (2.07%) Postman
13 28 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (1.93%) Cucumber
15 26 (1.85%) JUnit
16 24 (1.71%) JMeter
17 19 (1.36%) Bitbucket
18 18 (1.28%) CircleCI
19 16 (1.14%) Vagrant
19 16 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 450 (32.10%) Finance
2 103 (7.35%) Banking
3 70 (4.99%) Public Sector
4 61 (4.35%) Front Office
5 49 (3.50%) Games
5 49 (3.50%) Retail
6 37 (2.64%) Marketing
7 30 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.43%) Automotive
9 18 (1.28%) Legal
10 15 (1.07%) Telecoms
11 14 (1.00%) Law
12 9 (0.64%) Electronics
12 9 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.64%) Housing Association
12 9 (0.64%) Local Government
12 9 (0.64%) Publishing
13 5 (0.36%) Advertising
13 5 (0.36%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 648 (46.22%) Developer
2 383 (27.32%) Software Engineer
3 249 (17.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 200 (14.27%) AWS Engineer
5 194 (13.84%) React Developer
6 178 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 131 (9.34%) Python Engineer
8 128 (9.13%) Senior Developer
9 124 (8.84%) Full Stack Developer
10 116 (8.27%) AWS Developer
11 88 (6.28%) JavaScript Developer
12 86 (6.13%) Python Developer
13 84 (5.99%) C# Developer
14 80 (5.71%) AWS Software Engineer
14 80 (5.71%) Senior DevOps
15 76 (5.42%) .NET Developer
15 76 (5.42%) Azure Developer
16 70 (4.99%) Data Engineer
16 70 (4.99%) Java Developer
17 69 (4.92%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (32.52%) React
2 442 (31.53%) Web Services
3 383 (27.32%) .NET
4 297 (21.18%) Node.js
5 254 (18.12%) AngularJS
6 173 (12.34%) CSS
6 173 (12.34%) React Native
7 158 (11.27%) .NET Core
8 145 (10.34%) REST
9 143 (10.20%) HTML
10 105 (7.49%) Vue.js
11 93 (6.63%) GraphQL
12 86 (6.13%) gRPC
13 79 (5.63%) Kafka
14 77 (5.49%) RESTful
15 70 (4.99%) HTML5
16 55 (3.92%) .NET Framework
16 55 (3.92%) CSS3
16 55 (3.92%) Serverless Framework
17 53 (3.78%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 110 (7.85%) Hedge funds
2 109 (7.77%) Greenfield Project
3 80 (5.71%) Cloud Native
4 78 (5.56%) Blog
5 62 (4.42%) User Experience
6 57 (4.07%) Mobile App
7 48 (3.42%) Pricing Data
8 46 (3.28%) Derivative
9 40 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 40 (2.85%) Public Cloud
10 37 (2.64%) Equities
11 36 (2.57%) Fixed Income
12 30 (2.14%) NHS
13 20 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
14 18 (1.28%) Social Media
15 17 (1.21%) Algorithms
16 16 (1.14%) N-Tier
17 15 (1.07%) Data Structures
17 15 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
18 14 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 119 (8.49%) Linux
2 51 (3.64%) Windows
3 37 (2.64%) Unix
4 29 (2.07%) Android
5 28 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.93%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.21%) Debian
10 2 (0.14%) CentOS
10 2 (0.14%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.14%) tvOS
10 2 (0.14%) VMS
11 1 (0.071%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.071%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.071%) MVS
11 1 (0.071%) Solaris
11 1 (0.071%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 792 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
2 595 (42.44%) DevOps
3 554 (39.51%) Software Engineering
4 494 (35.24%) Microservices
5 302 (21.54%) Asset Management
6 253 (18.05%) Infrastructure as Code
7 244 (17.40%) TDD
8 207 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
9 176 (12.55%) Progressive Web App
10 165 (11.77%) Test Automation
11 140 (9.99%) Web Application Development
12 137 (9.77%) Mentoring
13 135 (9.63%) Open Source
14 129 (9.20%) BDD
15 122 (8.70%) OO
16 117 (8.35%) Scrum
17 105 (7.49%) Deployment Automation
18 98 (6.99%) Investment Management
19 94 (6.70%) Analytics
20 92 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 718 (51.21%) Python
2 612 (43.65%) JavaScript
3 430 (30.67%) SQL
4 360 (25.68%) Java
5 257 (18.33%) C#
6 234 (16.69%) TypeScript
7 93 (6.63%) PowerShell
8 84 (5.99%) Scala
9 59 (4.21%) Ruby
10 55 (3.92%) Go
11 54 (3.85%) Bash Shell
12 51 (3.64%) PHP
13 44 (3.14%) ES6
13 44 (3.14%) Kotlin
14 40 (2.85%) T-SQL
15 30 (2.14%) Clojure
16 22 (1.57%) C++
17 17 (1.21%) Java 8
18 13 (0.93%) Groovy
19 10 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 84 (5.99%) Degree
2 44 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (2.14%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.93%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.64%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (0.43%) OCP
6 6 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.36%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.36%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.14%) CISSP
9 1 (0.071%) FFIEC
9 1 (0.071%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.071%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.85%) QA
2 15 (1.07%) GDPR
3 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.14%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.14%) WCAG
6 1 (0.071%) GLBA
6 1 (0.071%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.071%) NIST
System Software
1 424 (30.24%) Docker
2 50 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.07%) VirtualBox
4 14 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (0.71%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.29%) KVM
8 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.071%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.071%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.071%) Varnish
9 1 (0.071%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.071%) Xen
Systems Management
1 353 (25.18%) Terraform
2 339 (24.18%) Kubernetes
3 107 (7.63%) Ansible
4 62 (4.42%) Prometheus
5 60 (4.28%) Grafana
6 49 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
7 44 (3.14%) Puppet
8 15 (1.07%) Docker Swarm
9 10 (0.71%) Istio
9 10 (0.71%) Kibana
10 8 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.43%) Rancher
12 5 (0.36%) yum
13 4 (0.29%) Nagios
13 4 (0.29%) Packer
13 4 (0.29%) SCOM
14 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.21%) Oozie
15 2 (0.14%) SCCM
16 1 (0.071%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 203 (14.48%) Google
2 129 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 95 (6.78%) Oracle
4 48 (3.42%) Sybase
5 29 (2.07%) Talend
6 21 (1.50%) IBM
7 20 (1.43%) Splunk
8 18 (1.28%) Informatica
9 17 (1.21%) Databricks
10 15 (1.07%) Cloudera
10 15 (1.07%) Hortonworks
11 14 (1.00%) Nintex
12 13 (0.93%) Adobe
12 13 (0.93%) SAP
12 13 (0.93%) VMware
13 12 (0.86%) Atlassian
13 12 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (0.78%) New Relic
15 10 (0.71%) Dynatrace
16 9 (0.64%) Cisco