Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 568 720
Rank change year-on-year +294 +152 +192
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 788 292 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.18% 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.28% 1.84% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 629 248 112
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.55% -3.46% -1.89%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,950 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year +4.17% -2.04% -5.77%

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 18,420 15,892 11,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.68% 21.40% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14,887 13,291 10,003
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 +88 145 £67,500 -6.90% 58
West London +52 41 £57,500 -4.17% 29
East London +1 6 £85,000 +63.46% 17
South London -3 4 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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.

1 617 (78.30%) Amazon AWS
2 408 (51.78%) AWS Lambda
3 346 (43.91%) Agile Software Development
4 332 (42.13%) DevOps
5 298 (37.82%) Python
6 261 (33.12%) Java
7 250 (31.73%) Node.js
8 249 (31.60%) Docker
9 242 (30.71%) Microservices
10 228 (28.93%) JavaScript
11 215 (27.28%) Microsoft Azure
12 202 (25.63%) Continuous Integration
13 192 (24.37%) TDD
14 174 (22.08%) Jenkins
15 172 (21.83%) Amazon S3
16 168 (21.32%) React
17 161 (20.43%) Kubernetes
18 160 (20.30%) SQL
19 158 (20.05%) Google Cloud Platform
20 157 (19.92%) Linux
21 153 (19.42%) HTML
22 146 (18.53%) Software Engineering
23 144 (18.27%) Git (software)
24 143 (18.15%) Web Services
25 135 (17.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
26 134 (17.01%) Test Automation
27 131 (16.62%) Terraform
28 125 (15.86%) C#
29 123 (15.61%) Amazon EC2
30 122 (15.48%) Google

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 78 (9.90%) Apache Spark
2 51 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (5.20%) Apache
4 35 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 22 (2.79%) Apache Solr
6 21 (2.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (2.03%) CMS
7 16 (2.03%) WebLogic
8 15 (1.90%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.78%) Confluence
9 14 (1.78%) nginx
10 12 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (1.14%) Apache Pig
11 9 (1.14%) IIS
12 8 (1.02%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.76%) JBoss
14 5 (0.63%) Apache Airflow
14 5 (0.63%) Jetty
14 5 (0.63%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.25%) Snapchat
3 1 (0.13%) HipChat
3 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.38%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 617 (78.30%) Amazon AWS
2 408 (51.78%) AWS Lambda
3 215 (27.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 172 (21.83%) Amazon S3
5 158 (20.05%) Google Cloud Platform
6 123 (15.61%) Amazon EC2
7 118 (14.97%) PaaS
8 111 (14.09%) AWS CloudFormation
9 81 (10.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 70 (8.88%) IaaS
11 65 (8.25%) SaaS
12 60 (7.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 58 (7.36%) Amazon SQS
14 51 (6.47%) Amazon Kinesis
15 45 (5.71%) Azure Functions
16 38 (4.82%) Route 53
17 35 (4.44%) CloudFront
17 35 (4.44%) GitHub
18 34 (4.31%) OpenShift
19 31 (3.93%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.17%) Firewall
2 22 (2.79%) HTTP
3 13 (1.65%) VPN
4 12 (1.52%) DNS
5 11 (1.40%) Internet
6 9 (1.14%) VLAN
6 9 (1.14%) Wireless
7 7 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.51%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.51%) LAN
8 4 (0.51%) Network Security
8 4 (0.51%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.38%) BGP
9 3 (0.38%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.38%) OSPF
10 2 (0.25%) WAN
10 2 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.13%) FTP
11 1 (0.13%) SMTP
11 1 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (17.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 111 (14.09%) Big Data
3 98 (12.44%) Amazon RDS
4 91 (11.55%) NoSQL
5 74 (9.39%) MySQL
6 66 (8.38%) Amazon Redshift
7 63 (7.99%) Data Warehouse
8 48 (6.09%) Hadoop
9 47 (5.96%) Cosmos DB
10 46 (5.84%) SQL Server
11 43 (5.46%) MongoDB
12 42 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
13 40 (5.08%) Relational Database
14 39 (4.95%) Data Lake
15 36 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
16 34 (4.31%) Apache Hive
17 33 (4.19%) Redis
18 29 (3.68%) Azure SQL Database
19 25 (3.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 25 (3.17%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 174 (22.08%) Jenkins
2 144 (18.27%) Git (software)
3 52 (6.60%) JIRA
4 48 (6.09%) Visual Studio Team System
5 45 (5.71%) TeamCity
6 38 (4.82%) Maven
7 30 (3.81%) Selenium
8 28 (3.55%) Cucumber
9 22 (2.79%) Grunt
9 22 (2.79%) gulp
9 22 (2.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (2.54%) GitLab
11 19 (2.41%) Bitbucket
11 19 (2.41%) webpack
12 16 (2.03%) Mocha
13 15 (1.90%) tSQLt
14 14 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (1.78%) Gradle
14 14 (1.78%) JMeter
14 14 (1.78%) Subversion
General
1 121 (15.36%) Finance
2 63 (7.99%) Retail
3 38 (4.82%) Games
4 29 (3.68%) Banking
5 27 (3.43%) Law
6 17 (2.16%) Marketing
7 14 (1.78%) Publishing
8 13 (1.65%) Military
9 11 (1.40%) Advertising
10 9 (1.14%) Automotive
10 9 (1.14%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.89%) Electronics
11 7 (0.89%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.76%) Legal
12 6 (0.76%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.51%) Billing
13 4 (0.51%) Front Office
14 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 295 (37.44%) Developer
2 129 (16.37%) Architect
3 88 (11.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 74 (9.39%) AWS Engineer
5 67 (8.50%) Senior Developer
6 60 (7.61%) Software Engineer
7 58 (7.36%) Cloud Architect
8 52 (6.60%) React Developer
9 49 (6.22%) Data Engineer
10 48 (6.09%) AWS Architect
11 45 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
12 43 (5.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 41 (5.20%) AWS DevOps
13 41 (5.20%) Java Developer
13 41 (5.20%) JavaScript Developer
14 36 (4.57%) AWS Developer
15 34 (4.31%) .NET Developer
16 33 (4.19%) Full Stack Developer
17 30 (3.81%) Java Engineer
18 28 (3.55%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (31.73%) Node.js
2 168 (21.32%) React
3 153 (19.42%) HTML
4 143 (18.15%) Web Services
5 119 (15.10%) CSS
6 110 (13.96%) RESTful
7 101 (12.82%) .NET
8 95 (12.06%) AngularJS
9 89 (11.29%) Spring
10 83 (10.53%) REST
11 71 (9.01%) Redux
12 70 (8.88%) Spring Boot
13 53 (6.73%) Kafka
13 53 (6.73%) Sass
14 48 (6.09%) HTML5
15 47 (5.96%) JSON
16 34 (4.31%) Jest
17 30 (3.81%) .NET Core
17 30 (3.81%) Express
18 26 (3.30%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.88%) Public Cloud
2 50 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (6.09%) Blog
4 46 (5.84%) Fintech
5 38 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (4.44%) User Experience
7 34 (4.31%) Cloud Native
8 29 (3.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 25 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (3.17%) Mobile App
10 17 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (1.65%) Data Centre
12 12 (1.52%) Video\Live Streaming
13 11 (1.40%) Algorithms
14 9 (1.14%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
16 7 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
17 6 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (0.76%) Virtual Team
18 5 (0.63%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 157 (19.92%) Linux
2 49 (6.22%) Windows
3 21 (2.66%) Unix
4 10 (1.27%) Android
4 10 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.27%) Ubuntu
5 9 (1.14%) CentOS
6 4 (0.51%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.38%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.13%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (43.91%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (42.13%) DevOps
3 242 (30.71%) Microservices
4 202 (25.63%) Continuous Integration
5 192 (24.37%) TDD
6 146 (18.53%) Software Engineering
7 134 (17.01%) Test Automation
8 105 (13.32%) Open Source
9 102 (12.94%) Analytics
10 91 (11.55%) Configuration Management
11 89 (11.29%) Scrum
12 85 (10.79%) BDD
13 79 (10.03%) Computer Science
13 79 (10.03%) Continuous Delivery
14 76 (9.64%) Front End Development
15 71 (9.01%) Mentoring
16 66 (8.38%) Machine Learning
17 61 (7.74%) Continuous Deployment
18 58 (7.36%) Problem-Solving
19 57 (7.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 298 (37.82%) Python
2 261 (33.12%) Java
3 228 (28.93%) JavaScript
4 160 (20.30%) SQL
5 125 (15.86%) C#
6 88 (11.17%) Scala
7 74 (9.39%) Go
8 73 (9.26%) Ruby
9 67 (8.50%) Bash Shell
10 66 (8.38%) PowerShell
11 65 (8.25%) PHP
12 60 (7.61%) ES6
13 59 (7.49%) TypeScript
14 32 (4.06%) T-SQL
15 31 (3.93%) Java 8
16 20 (2.54%) R
17 17 (2.16%) C++
17 17 (2.16%) Shell Script
18 16 (2.03%) ES7
18 16 (2.03%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 67 (8.50%) Degree
2 58 (7.36%) AWS Certification
3 11 (1.40%) Master's Degree
4 9 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (0.89%) SANS
6 4 (0.51%) MCAD
6 4 (0.51%) MCDBA
6 4 (0.51%) MCSD
6 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.51%) PhD
7 3 (0.38%) MBA
8 2 (0.25%) CCNP
8 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.25%) HND
9 1 (0.13%) CEH
9 1 (0.13%) CISSP
9 1 (0.13%) GCIA
9 1 (0.13%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.06%) QA
2 19 (2.41%) GDPR
3 11 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.14%) PMO
5 7 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.51%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 249 (31.60%) Docker
2 33 (4.19%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.16%) HDFS
4 12 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.25%) Varnish
7 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 161 (20.43%) Kubernetes
2 131 (16.62%) Terraform
3 111 (14.09%) Ansible
4 87 (11.04%) Puppet
5 72 (9.14%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (2.16%) Packer
7 16 (2.03%) Mesos
7 16 (2.03%) Oozie
8 15 (1.90%) Salt
9 13 (1.65%) Nagios
10 12 (1.52%) Kibana
11 10 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
11 10 (1.27%) Grafana
12 9 (1.14%) Sysdig
13 8 (1.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 6 (0.76%) logstash
15 5 (0.63%) HAProxy
15 5 (0.63%) Icinga
15 5 (0.63%) Prometheus
15 5 (0.63%) Rancher
Vendors
1 122 (15.48%) Google
2 120 (15.23%) Microsoft
3 38 (4.82%) Oracle
4 34 (4.31%) Red Hat
5 32 (4.06%) Splunk
6 28 (3.55%) IBM
7 23 (2.92%) Atlassian
8 14 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (1.78%) SAP
9 13 (1.65%) Tableau
10 12 (1.52%) Adobe
10 12 (1.52%) Cognizant
10 12 (1.52%) Databricks
11 11 (1.40%) AppDynamics
11 11 (1.40%) Cloudera
11 11 (1.40%) Zend
12 9 (1.14%) Rakuten
12 9 (1.14%) SaltStack
13 8 (1.02%) Talend
13 8 (1.02%) WorldPay