Period
to 22 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 59 71 168
Rank change year-on-year +12 +97 +129
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 2,720 989 1,128
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.33% 4.11% 2.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.01% 9.15% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,297 902 912
10th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £52,500
25th Percentile £68,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
75th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £95,000
90th Percentile £132,500 £125,000 £122,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +8.00%

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 24,707 10,803 19,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.39% 44.94% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16,306 9,314 16,264
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £103,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 22 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +55 276 £80,000 +14.29% 100
West London +1 92 £76,500 +11.27% 16
South London -27 33 £77,500 +6.90% 1
East London -31 28 £75,000 +15.38% 22
North London -15 5 £150,000 +114.29% 7
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 2,151 (79.08%) AWS
2 1,502 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1,354 (49.78%) AWS Lambda
4 1,157 (42.54%) Software Engineering
5 1,129 (41.51%) Python
6 1,128 (41.47%) DevOps
7 1,091 (40.11%) JavaScript
8 1,089 (40.04%) CI/CD
9 967 (35.55%) React
10 964 (35.44%) Docker
11 949 (34.89%) Microservices
12 904 (33.24%) Azure
12 904 (33.24%) Java
13 866 (31.84%) Node.js
14 832 (30.59%) Terraform
15 829 (30.48%) Kubernetes
16 805 (29.60%) TypeScript
17 797 (29.30%) Finance
18 691 (25.40%) Full Stack Development
19 652 (23.97%) GCP
20 627 (23.05%) SQL
21 560 (20.59%) Amazon S3
22 551 (20.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
23 515 (18.93%) TDD
24 470 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
25 464 (17.06%) Social Skills
26 456 (16.76%) C#
27 453 (16.65%) Test Automation
28 450 (16.54%) Amazon EC2
29 412 (15.15%) .NET

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
1 210 (7.72%) Elasticsearch
2 130 (4.78%) Apache
3 101 (3.71%) Confluence
4 97 (3.57%) Apache Spark
5 67 (2.46%) CMS
6 37 (1.36%) Apache Airflow
7 23 (0.85%) IIS
8 22 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 20 (0.74%) Drupal
10 17 (0.63%) Headless CMS
10 17 (0.63%) nginx
11 15 (0.55%) WordPress
12 13 (0.48%) Camunda
13 11 (0.40%) SharePoint
14 10 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
15 9 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (0.33%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
17 7 (0.26%) NServiceBus
17 7 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (1.07%) Chatbot
2 13 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.37%) Sketch
4 8 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.037%) Revit
Business Applications
1 18 (0.66%) Shopify
2 13 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.44%) Sentinel
4 6 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.037%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.037%) Magento
5 1 (0.037%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2,151 (79.08%) AWS
2 1,354 (49.78%) AWS Lambda
3 904 (33.24%) Azure
4 652 (23.97%) GCP
5 560 (20.59%) Amazon S3
6 450 (16.54%) Amazon EC2
7 300 (11.03%) Amazon ECS
8 292 (10.74%) Amazon SQS
9 267 (9.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 244 (8.97%) SaaS
11 225 (8.27%) GitHub
12 206 (7.57%) Azure Functions
13 204 (7.50%) AWS Step Functions
14 172 (6.32%) PaaS
15 165 (6.07%) Cloud Computing
16 125 (4.60%) Amazon EKS
17 121 (4.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 111 (4.08%) Amazon Kinesis
19 96 (3.53%) OpenShift
20 92 (3.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 80 (2.94%) HTTP
2 44 (1.62%) DNS
3 35 (1.29%) Firewall
4 30 (1.10%) Broadband
5 28 (1.03%) Internet
6 23 (0.85%) VPN
7 21 (0.77%) Cisco IPT
8 19 (0.70%) HTTPS
8 19 (0.70%) MQTT
9 16 (0.59%) Bluetooth
10 14 (0.51%) IPv6
10 14 (0.51%) RTSP
10 14 (0.51%) UPnP
11 10 (0.37%) SSL
11 10 (0.37%) TCP/IP
12 9 (0.33%) 5G
12 9 (0.33%) SSH
12 9 (0.33%) WebEx
13 6 (0.22%) Network Security
13 6 (0.22%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 551 (20.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 367 (13.49%) NoSQL
3 353 (12.98%) PostgreSQL
4 325 (11.95%) Amazon RDS
5 233 (8.57%) MySQL
6 223 (8.20%) SQL Server
7 214 (7.87%) Amazon Aurora
8 174 (6.40%) Big Data
8 174 (6.40%) MongoDB
9 146 (5.37%) Amazon Athena
10 123 (4.52%) Amazon Redshift
11 122 (4.49%) Redis
12 107 (3.93%) Relational Database
13 89 (3.27%) Data Lake
14 68 (2.50%) Apache Ignite
15 58 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
16 48 (1.76%) Hadoop
17 46 (1.69%) Blockchain
18 43 (1.58%) Power BI
19 42 (1.54%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 384 (14.12%) Jenkins
2 350 (12.87%) Git (software)
3 190 (6.99%) GitLab
4 184 (6.76%) JIRA
5 89 (3.27%) Maven
6 78 (2.87%) Artifactory
7 76 (2.79%) Bitbucket
8 72 (2.65%) Gradle
8 72 (2.65%) webpack
9 71 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 70 (2.57%) Selenium
11 69 (2.54%) Cypress.io
12 67 (2.46%) CircleCI
13 65 (2.39%) TeamCity
14 64 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
15 56 (2.06%) SonarQube
16 48 (1.76%) Mockito
17 47 (1.73%) Cucumber
17 47 (1.73%) NUnit
18 41 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 797 (29.30%) Finance
2 464 (17.06%) Social Skills
3 225 (8.27%) Banking
4 191 (7.02%) Front Office
5 148 (5.44%) Retail
6 118 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
7 88 (3.24%) Marketing
8 86 (3.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 77 (2.83%) Games
10 63 (2.32%) Legal
11 50 (1.84%) Presentation Skills
12 37 (1.36%) Public Sector
13 35 (1.29%) Influencing Skills
14 27 (0.99%) Back Office
14 27 (0.99%) Publishing
15 24 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (0.85%) Manufacturing
17 21 (0.77%) Advertising
18 20 (0.74%) Law
18 20 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 876 (32.21%) Developer
2 786 (28.90%) Software Engineer
3 288 (10.59%) AWS Engineer
4 263 (9.67%) Architect
5 262 (9.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 261 (9.60%) DevOps Engineer
7 200 (7.35%) Senior Developer
8 175 (6.43%) Cloud Engineer
9 172 (6.32%) React Developer
10 169 (6.21%) Full Stack Developer
11 168 (6.18%) Senior Software Engineer
12 148 (5.44%) Java Developer
13 142 (5.22%) AWS Developer
13 142 (5.22%) AWS Software Engineer
14 135 (4.96%) Python Engineer
15 131 (4.82%) Python Developer
16 124 (4.56%) Data Engineer
17 118 (4.34%) Python Software Engineer
18 101 (3.71%) Java Engineer
19 98 (3.60%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 967 (35.55%) React
2 866 (31.84%) Node.js
3 412 (15.15%) .NET
4 354 (13.01%) AngularJS
5 305 (11.21%) HTML
6 304 (11.18%) REST
7 294 (10.81%) CSS
8 289 (10.63%) GraphQL
9 250 (9.19%) Kafka
10 235 (8.64%) Vue.js
11 234 (8.60%) React Native
12 205 (7.54%) RESTful
13 191 (7.02%) Spring
14 179 (6.58%) .NET Core
15 160 (5.88%) Spring Boot
16 128 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 118 (4.34%) Material-UI
18 117 (4.30%) ASP.NET
19 115 (4.23%) Web Services
20 109 (4.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 318 (11.69%) User Experience
2 239 (8.79%) Cloud Native
3 193 (7.10%) Mobile App
4 172 (6.32%) Hedge funds
5 142 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
6 138 (5.07%) Algorithms
7 94 (3.46%) Derivative
7 94 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
8 88 (3.24%) Data Structures
9 81 (2.98%) Pricing Data
10 77 (2.83%) Public Cloud
11 75 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 72 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
13 68 (2.50%) Equities
13 68 (2.50%) Fixed Income
14 62 (2.28%) Renewable Energy
15 54 (1.99%) Virtual Team
16 53 (1.95%) Management Information System
17 48 (1.76%) Blog
17 48 (1.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 273 (10.04%) Linux
2 159 (5.85%) Windows
3 137 (5.04%) Apple iOS
4 135 (4.96%) Android
5 76 (2.79%) Unix
6 32 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 23 (0.85%) VMS
8 19 (0.70%) Mesosphere
9 18 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
10 17 (0.63%) Kali Linux
11 12 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 12 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.18%) OpenWrt
14 2 (0.074%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2016
14 2 (0.074%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,502 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1,157 (42.54%) Software Engineering
3 1,128 (41.47%) DevOps
4 1,089 (40.04%) CI/CD
5 949 (34.89%) Microservices
6 691 (25.40%) Full Stack Development
7 515 (18.93%) TDD
8 470 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
9 453 (16.65%) Test Automation
10 401 (14.74%) Asset Management
11 398 (14.63%) Analytics
12 391 (14.38%) Infrastructure as Code
13 366 (13.46%) Data Science
14 363 (13.35%) Mentoring
15 305 (11.21%) Event-Driven
16 300 (11.03%) Artificial Intelligence
17 298 (10.96%) Scrum
18 288 (10.59%) Machine Learning
18 288 (10.59%) SDLC
19 262 (9.63%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1,129 (41.51%) Python
2 1,091 (40.11%) JavaScript
3 904 (33.24%) Java
4 805 (29.60%) TypeScript
5 627 (23.05%) SQL
6 456 (16.76%) C#
7 318 (11.69%) Go
8 181 (6.65%) Scala
9 149 (5.48%) Bash
10 143 (5.26%) PowerShell
11 123 (4.52%) PHP
12 122 (4.49%) Kotlin
13 119 (4.38%) Ruby
14 95 (3.49%) C++
15 82 (3.01%) C
16 72 (2.65%) ES6
17 70 (2.57%) Clojure
18 69 (2.54%) Java 8
19 54 (1.99%) Java 11
20 47 (1.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 268 (9.85%) Degree
2 130 (4.78%) AWS Certification
3 97 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 40 (1.47%) Master's Degree
5 36 (1.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 36 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (1.18%) CISSP
7 25 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
8 21 (0.77%) OCP
9 20 (0.74%) Security Cleared
9 20 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
10 16 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (0.59%) SC Cleared
11 15 (0.55%) CESG Certified Professional
12 14 (0.51%) SANS
13 13 (0.48%) GCIA
14 11 (0.40%) GCFA
14 11 (0.40%) GCFE
14 11 (0.40%) GCIH
15 8 (0.29%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 311 (11.43%) QA
2 62 (2.28%) GDPR
3 49 (1.80%) Accessibility
4 30 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.77%) Data Quality
7 20 (0.74%) NIST
8 15 (0.55%) IASME
8 15 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 12 (0.44%) SLA
9 12 (0.44%) SOC 2
10 8 (0.29%) EMIR
10 8 (0.29%) MiFID
11 7 (0.26%) GxP
12 3 (0.11%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.074%) CDISC
13 2 (0.074%) HL7
System Software
1 964 (35.44%) Docker
2 41 (1.51%) Active Directory
3 24 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (0.40%) KVM
6 11 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (0.40%) XenApp
7 8 (0.29%) HDFS
8 7 (0.26%) Firmware
9 6 (0.22%) ISA Server
9 6 (0.22%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.074%) Varnish
12 1 (0.037%) Ceph
12 1 (0.037%) NFS
12 1 (0.037%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.037%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 832 (30.59%) Terraform
2 829 (30.48%) Kubernetes
3 230 (8.46%) Ansible
4 143 (5.26%) Puppet
5 141 (5.18%) Grafana
6 123 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
7 104 (3.82%) Prometheus
8 55 (2.02%) Kibana
9 44 (1.62%) Istio
9 44 (1.62%) logstash
10 30 (1.10%) Opsgenie
11 24 (0.88%) HAProxy
12 20 (0.74%) Automic
12 20 (0.74%) ZABBIX
13 19 (0.70%) Pingdom
13 19 (0.70%) Rancher
14 18 (0.66%) Consul
15 17 (0.63%) Graphite
16 15 (0.55%) CASB
16 15 (0.55%) MIIS
Vendors
1 336 (12.35%) Google
2 215 (7.90%) Microsoft
3 81 (2.98%) Oracle
4 58 (2.13%) New Relic
5 56 (2.06%) Databricks
6 45 (1.65%) Red Hat
7 40 (1.47%) Splunk
8 35 (1.29%) Apple
9 34 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
10 29 (1.07%) MuleSoft
10 29 (1.07%) VMware
11 25 (0.92%) Cognizant
12 19 (0.70%) Adobe
12 19 (0.70%) SaltStack
13 17 (0.63%) Facebook
13 17 (0.63%) IBM
14 16 (0.59%) Atlassian
14 16 (0.59%) Confluent
14 16 (0.59%) Talend
15 15 (0.55%) Citrix