Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 243 378 623
Rank change year-on-year +135 +245 +220
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 828 551 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.37% 0.79% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.59% 3.11% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 617 442 175
London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -3.70% -
10th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +2.13%

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 18,054 17,692 12,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.78% 25.27% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14,669 14,647 10,178
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 2019. 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 +51 160 £65,000 +8.33% 19
West London +64 55 £62,500 +19.05% 1
South London - 11 £40,000 -
East London +27 5 £90,000 +28.57%
North London - 1 - -
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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.

1 663 (80.07%) Amazon AWS
2 511 (61.71%) AWS Lambda
3 439 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
4 396 (47.83%) DevOps
5 373 (45.05%) Python
6 288 (34.78%) Java
7 271 (32.73%) Node.js
7 271 (32.73%) Microservices
8 259 (31.28%) JavaScript
9 249 (30.07%) Amazon S3
10 241 (29.11%) Docker
11 226 (27.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 220 (26.57%) Web Services
13 187 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
14 185 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
15 182 (21.98%) Software Engineering
16 180 (21.74%) Kubernetes
17 178 (21.50%) Linux
18 177 (21.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 177 (21.38%) Terraform
19 167 (20.17%) React
20 164 (19.81%) Microsoft
20 164 (19.81%) Finance
20 164 (19.81%) PaaS
21 162 (19.57%) Jenkins
22 158 (19.08%) SQL
23 153 (18.48%) Google Cloud Platform
24 146 (17.63%) AWS CloudFormation
24 146 (17.63%) HTML
25 144 (17.39%) Amazon SQS

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
1 100 (12.08%) Elasticsearch
2 79 (9.54%) Apache Spark
3 35 (4.23%) Apache
4 29 (3.50%) IIS
5 23 (2.78%) Apache Solr
6 18 (2.17%) Confluence
6 18 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.81%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.81%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 13 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
10 12 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (1.09%) Tornado
12 7 (0.85%) nginx
13 6 (0.72%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.72%) CMS
14 3 (0.36%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
15 2 (0.24%) CoreMedia CMS
15 2 (0.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (1.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Magento
2 4 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.24%) Fredhopper
3 2 (0.24%) PolarLake
3 2 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.12%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 663 (80.07%) Amazon AWS
2 511 (61.71%) AWS Lambda
3 249 (30.07%) Amazon S3
4 226 (27.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 187 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
6 164 (19.81%) PaaS
7 153 (18.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 146 (17.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 144 (17.39%) Amazon SQS
10 104 (12.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 94 (11.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 91 (10.99%) Amazon Kinesis
13 90 (10.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 72 (8.70%) Azure Functions
15 69 (8.33%) SaaS
16 58 (7.00%) OpenShift
17 38 (4.59%) Route 53
18 37 (4.47%) CloudFront
18 37 (4.47%) IaaS
19 30 (3.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.90%) DNS
2 19 (2.29%) HTTP
3 17 (2.05%) Internet
4 16 (1.93%) Firewall
5 14 (1.69%) VPN
6 13 (1.57%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.85%) VLAN
8 5 (0.60%) FTP
8 5 (0.60%) SMTP
8 5 (0.60%) SSL
9 4 (0.48%) AMQP
10 3 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.36%) MQTT
10 3 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.36%) Skype
11 2 (0.24%) DHCP
11 2 (0.24%) Wireless
12 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
12 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (21.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 143 (17.27%) Amazon RDS
3 140 (16.91%) NoSQL
4 106 (12.80%) Amazon Redshift
4 106 (12.80%) Big Data
5 80 (9.66%) Hadoop
6 74 (8.94%) Amazon Athena
6 74 (8.94%) MySQL
7 71 (8.57%) MongoDB
8 63 (7.61%) SQL Server
9 52 (6.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 51 (6.16%) PostgreSQL
11 48 (5.80%) Cosmos DB
11 48 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
12 37 (4.47%) HBase
13 35 (4.23%) BigQuery
13 35 (4.23%) Redis
14 32 (3.86%) Data Lake
15 31 (3.74%) Relational Database
16 29 (3.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 162 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 131 (15.82%) Git (software)
3 60 (7.25%) GitLab
4 46 (5.56%) Artifactory
5 42 (5.07%) JIRA
6 39 (4.71%) TeamCity
7 34 (4.11%) Selenium
8 29 (3.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 24 (2.90%) Bitbucket
9 24 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 24 (2.90%) Visual Studio
10 21 (2.54%) webpack
11 20 (2.42%) Maven
12 12 (1.45%) tSQLt
13 11 (1.33%) JUnit
13 11 (1.33%) Mocha
13 11 (1.33%) Vagrant
14 10 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (1.09%) Sinon.JS
General
1 164 (19.81%) Finance
2 46 (5.56%) Law
3 44 (5.31%) Retail
4 34 (4.11%) Banking
5 33 (3.99%) Marketing
6 25 (3.02%) Military
7 17 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.33%) Games
8 11 (1.33%) Publishing
9 10 (1.21%) Advertising
9 10 (1.21%) Automotive
10 9 (1.09%) Front Office
11 6 (0.72%) Electronics
12 5 (0.60%) Billing
12 5 (0.60%) Legal
13 3 (0.36%) Back Office
14 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.24%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.24%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 361 (43.60%) Developer
2 123 (14.86%) Architect
3 111 (13.41%) AWS Engineer
4 95 (11.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 84 (10.14%) AWS Developer
6 70 (8.45%) Senior Developer
7 58 (7.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 52 (6.28%) Software Engineer
9 51 (6.16%) Java Developer
10 50 (6.04%) JavaScript Developer
10 50 (6.04%) Python Developer
11 48 (5.80%) AWS DevOps
11 48 (5.80%) Data Engineer
12 42 (5.07%) .NET Developer
13 41 (4.95%) Cloud Developer
14 39 (4.71%) Data Architect
15 37 (4.47%) AWS Architect
16 36 (4.35%) Python Engineer
17 35 (4.23%) Cloud Architect
18 34 (4.11%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (32.73%) Node.js
2 220 (26.57%) Web Services
3 167 (20.17%) React
4 146 (17.63%) HTML
5 126 (15.22%) .NET
6 120 (14.49%) CSS
7 101 (12.20%) AngularJS
8 72 (8.70%) J2EE
9 68 (8.21%) Kafka
10 67 (8.09%) RESTful
11 63 (7.61%) REST
12 56 (6.76%) JSON
13 47 (5.68%) Elastic Stack
14 46 (5.56%) HTML5
14 46 (5.56%) J2SE
15 45 (5.43%) Redux
15 45 (5.43%) Spring
16 36 (4.35%) .NET Core
17 33 (3.99%) .NET Framework
18 32 (3.86%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.61%) Fintech
2 59 (7.13%) Public Cloud
3 39 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (4.47%) User Experience
6 36 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 31 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 27 (3.26%) Cloud Native
10 24 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
11 17 (2.05%) Video\Live Streaming
12 16 (1.93%) Blog
13 12 (1.45%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
14 11 (1.33%) Hedge funds
14 11 (1.33%) Virtual Team
15 10 (1.21%) Data Centre
16 9 (1.09%) Video on Demand
17 7 (0.85%) Replication
18 6 (0.72%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 178 (21.50%) Linux
2 77 (9.30%) Windows
3 27 (3.26%) Unix
4 17 (2.05%) Android
4 17 (2.05%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.69%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.60%) CentOS
7 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (47.83%) DevOps
3 271 (32.73%) Microservices
4 185 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
5 182 (21.98%) Software Engineering
6 130 (15.70%) Machine Learning
7 125 (15.10%) Analytics
7 125 (15.10%) Scrum
8 121 (14.61%) TDD
9 111 (13.41%) Open Source
10 97 (11.71%) Test Automation
11 91 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
12 89 (10.75%) SDLC
13 87 (10.51%) Continuous Delivery
14 85 (10.27%) Artificial Intelligence
15 80 (9.66%) Computer Science
16 78 (9.42%) Data Science
17 76 (9.18%) Asset Management
18 72 (8.70%) Front End Development
19 71 (8.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 373 (45.05%) Python
2 288 (34.78%) Java
3 259 (31.28%) JavaScript
4 158 (19.08%) SQL
5 123 (14.86%) C#
6 86 (10.39%) PowerShell
7 81 (9.78%) Bash Shell
8 80 (9.66%) PHP
9 67 (8.09%) TypeScript
10 59 (7.13%) Scala
11 48 (5.80%) Go
12 45 (5.43%) ES6
13 37 (4.47%) Ruby
14 20 (2.42%) C++
14 20 (2.42%) R
14 20 (2.42%) T-SQL
15 18 (2.17%) Shell Script
16 14 (1.69%) Perl
17 9 (1.09%) PHP 7
17 9 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (8.82%) Degree
2 62 (7.49%) AWS Certification
3 23 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (1.81%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.69%) Master's Degree
6 9 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.72%) CISSP
8 6 (0.72%) CRISC
8 6 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.48%) MCAD
10 4 (0.48%) MCDBA
10 4 (0.48%) MCSD
10 4 (0.48%) PhD
11 2 (0.24%) HND
11 2 (0.24%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.83%) QA
2 16 (1.93%) GDPR
3 15 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 241 (29.11%) Docker
2 27 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.33%) HDFS
4 10 (1.21%) Varnish
5 7 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.36%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.36%) Firmware
7 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.36%) XenApp
7 3 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.36%) XenServer
8 2 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 180 (21.74%) Kubernetes
2 177 (21.38%) Terraform
3 126 (15.22%) Ansible
4 85 (10.27%) Puppet
5 80 (9.66%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (4.59%) Kibana
7 31 (3.74%) Packer
8 29 (3.50%) logstash
9 15 (1.81%) Nagios
9 15 (1.81%) Salt
10 9 (1.09%) Grafana
11 8 (0.97%) Mesos
12 7 (0.85%) Sysdig
13 6 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
14 4 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.48%) Prometheus
15 3 (0.36%) FortiGate
15 3 (0.36%) Jamf Pro
15 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
15 3 (0.36%) Oozie
Vendors
1 164 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 116 (14.01%) Google
3 62 (7.49%) Splunk
4 43 (5.19%) IBM
5 42 (5.07%) Oracle
6 32 (3.86%) Red Hat
7 19 (2.29%) SaltStack
8 18 (2.17%) New Relic
8 18 (2.17%) SAP
9 17 (2.05%) AppDynamics
10 14 (1.69%) Adobe
10 14 (1.69%) Databricks
11 12 (1.45%) MuleSoft
12 10 (1.21%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.21%) Pega
13 8 (0.97%) Zend
14 7 (0.85%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.85%) WorldPay
15 6 (0.72%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 6 (0.72%) Elastic Path