Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 558 720
Rank change year-on-year +273 +162 +184
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 808 298 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.19% 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.43% 1.97% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 631 257 123
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% - +6.12%
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,400 £45,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.83% - -7.69%

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 18,221 15,090 11,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 26.78% 20.22% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14,706 12,443 9,878
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,880 £34,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +7.29%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +84 154 £70,000 +1.82% 60
West London +54 37 £55,000 -8.33% 26
East London -8 5 £66,250 +27.40% 16
South London +4 2 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North London - 1 £50,000 - 6
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 648 (80.20%) Amazon AWS
2 418 (51.73%) AWS Lambda
3 357 (44.18%) DevOps
4 350 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
5 315 (38.99%) Python
6 286 (35.40%) Docker
7 275 (34.03%) Java
8 271 (33.54%) Node.js
9 258 (31.93%) Microservices
10 240 (29.70%) JavaScript
11 220 (27.23%) Continuous Integration
12 218 (26.98%) TDD
13 200 (24.75%) Microsoft Azure
14 183 (22.65%) Jenkins
15 171 (21.16%) Kubernetes
16 168 (20.79%) Software Engineering
17 164 (20.30%) React
18 163 (20.17%) Amazon S3
19 159 (19.68%) Linux
20 157 (19.43%) HTML
21 153 (18.94%) SQL
22 151 (18.69%) C#
22 151 (18.69%) Terraform
23 149 (18.44%) Google Cloud Platform
24 143 (17.70%) Test Automation
25 136 (16.83%) Git (software)
26 132 (16.34%) Amazon EC2
27 130 (16.09%) Open Source
28 129 (15.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
29 127 (15.72%) CSS

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 68 (8.42%) Apache Spark
2 63 (7.80%) Elasticsearch
3 48 (5.94%) Tomcat
4 43 (5.32%) Apache
5 35 (4.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 29 (3.59%) WebLogic
6 29 (3.59%) WebSphere
7 24 (2.97%) CMS
8 21 (2.60%) Apache Solr
9 12 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (1.49%) Confluence
9 12 (1.49%) nginx
10 10 (1.24%) Apache Pig
11 9 (1.11%) Drupal
12 8 (0.99%) SharePoint
13 7 (0.87%) Amazon Alexa
13 7 (0.87%) NServiceBus
14 6 (0.74%) JBoss
15 5 (0.62%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.25%) Snapchat
3 1 (0.12%) HipChat
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (0.50%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 648 (80.20%) Amazon AWS
2 418 (51.73%) AWS Lambda
3 200 (24.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 163 (20.17%) Amazon S3
5 149 (18.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 132 (16.34%) Amazon EC2
7 116 (14.36%) PaaS
8 111 (13.74%) AWS CloudFormation
9 83 (10.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 77 (9.53%) IaaS
11 68 (8.42%) SaaS
12 49 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
13 46 (5.69%) CloudFront
14 43 (5.32%) Amazon SQS
15 40 (4.95%) Azure Functions
16 39 (4.83%) OpenShift
17 38 (4.70%) Route 53
18 34 (4.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 34 (4.21%) GitHub
19 32 (3.96%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.09%) Firewall
1 25 (3.09%) HTTP
2 15 (1.86%) DNS
3 9 (1.11%) Wireless
4 8 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (0.99%) VLAN
5 6 (0.74%) Internet
5 6 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.74%) VPN
6 4 (0.50%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.50%) LAN
6 4 (0.50%) Network Security
7 3 (0.37%) BGP
7 3 (0.37%) EIGRP
7 3 (0.37%) IPsec
7 3 (0.37%) IPv4
7 3 (0.37%) IPv6
7 3 (0.37%) OSPF
8 2 (0.25%) WAN
8 2 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (15.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 119 (14.73%) Big Data
3 104 (12.87%) Amazon RDS
4 80 (9.90%) NoSQL
5 67 (8.29%) MySQL
6 52 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (6.31%) Amazon Redshift
8 44 (5.45%) Data Lake
9 41 (5.07%) Hadoop
10 40 (4.95%) SQL Server
11 39 (4.83%) MongoDB
12 37 (4.58%) Azure SQL Database
13 34 (4.21%) Cosmos DB
13 34 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
14 32 (3.96%) Redis
14 32 (3.96%) Relational Database
15 30 (3.71%) Apache Hive
16 24 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
17 21 (2.60%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 12 (1.49%) HBase
Development Applications
1 183 (22.65%) Jenkins
2 136 (16.83%) Git (software)
3 46 (5.69%) Visual Studio Team System
4 42 (5.20%) JIRA
4 42 (5.20%) TeamCity
5 32 (3.96%) Maven
6 31 (3.84%) gulp
7 30 (3.71%) Cucumber
7 30 (3.71%) Grunt
7 30 (3.71%) Selenium
8 24 (2.97%) GitLab
9 23 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (2.35%) Subversion
10 19 (2.35%) Visual Studio
11 17 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (1.73%) Gradle
12 14 (1.73%) JMeter
12 14 (1.73%) Mocha
13 13 (1.61%) Bitbucket
14 12 (1.49%) webpack
General
1 121 (14.98%) Finance
2 66 (8.17%) Retail
3 37 (4.58%) Games
3 37 (4.58%) Marketing
4 23 (2.85%) Banking
5 22 (2.72%) Law
5 22 (2.72%) Multimedia
6 18 (2.23%) Publishing
7 10 (1.24%) Advertising
8 9 (1.11%) Automotive
8 9 (1.11%) Investment Banking
9 7 (0.87%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.74%) Electronics
10 6 (0.74%) Legal
11 5 (0.62%) Military
12 4 (0.50%) Front Office
13 3 (0.37%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 304 (37.62%) Developer
2 116 (14.36%) Architect
3 108 (13.37%) DevOps Engineer
4 75 (9.28%) AWS Engineer
5 73 (9.03%) Senior Developer
6 67 (8.29%) Software Engineer
7 59 (7.30%) Cloud Architect
8 54 (6.68%) AWS DevOps
9 50 (6.19%) Java Developer
10 45 (5.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 45 (5.57%) React Developer
11 41 (5.07%) .NET Developer
11 41 (5.07%) AWS Developer
12 40 (4.95%) AWS Architect
12 40 (4.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 40 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
13 38 (4.70%) Data Engineer
14 37 (4.58%) Cloud Engineer
15 36 (4.46%) Senior DevOps
16 34 (4.21%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (33.54%) Node.js
2 164 (20.30%) React
3 157 (19.43%) HTML
4 127 (15.72%) CSS
5 116 (14.36%) Web Services
6 112 (13.86%) AngularJS
7 109 (13.49%) Spring
8 108 (13.37%) RESTful
9 107 (13.24%) REST
10 104 (12.87%) .NET
11 94 (11.63%) Spring Boot
12 63 (7.80%) Sass
13 57 (7.05%) Redux
14 52 (6.44%) HTML5
15 48 (5.94%) Kafka
16 47 (5.82%) JSON
17 40 (4.95%) Java EE
18 39 (4.83%) Express
19 36 (4.46%) Backbone.js
20 31 (3.84%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.02%) Computer Science
2 67 (8.29%) Blog
3 57 (7.05%) Cloud Native
4 56 (6.93%) Greenfield Project
5 54 (6.68%) Fintech
5 54 (6.68%) Public Cloud
6 37 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (4.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 33 (4.08%) User Experience
9 30 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
11 25 (3.09%) Mobile App
12 13 (1.61%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.36%) Video\Live Streaming
14 9 (1.11%) Enterprise Cloud
14 9 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.99%) Data Structures
15 8 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.87%) Data Centre
17 5 (0.62%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 159 (19.68%) Linux
2 46 (5.69%) Windows
3 15 (1.86%) Unix
4 12 (1.49%) CentOS
5 11 (1.36%) Android
5 11 (1.36%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.24%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.50%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.37%) Solaris
10 2 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.12%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (44.18%) DevOps
2 350 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (31.93%) Microservices
4 220 (27.23%) Continuous Integration
5 218 (26.98%) TDD
6 168 (20.79%) Software Engineering
7 143 (17.70%) Test Automation
8 130 (16.09%) Open Source
9 120 (14.85%) Configuration Management
10 105 (13.00%) Scrum
11 95 (11.76%) BDD
12 93 (11.51%) Analytics
13 79 (9.78%) Front End Development
14 75 (9.28%) Continuous Deployment
15 72 (8.91%) Continuous Delivery
16 61 (7.55%) Mentoring
17 58 (7.18%) SOA
18 55 (6.81%) Unit Testing
19 53 (6.56%) Machine Learning
20 48 (5.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 315 (38.99%) Python
2 275 (34.03%) Java
3 240 (29.70%) JavaScript
4 153 (18.94%) SQL
5 151 (18.69%) C#
6 103 (12.75%) Go
7 87 (10.77%) Ruby
8 82 (10.15%) Scala
9 65 (8.04%) ES6
9 65 (8.04%) PHP
10 61 (7.55%) TypeScript
11 58 (7.18%) Bash Shell
11 58 (7.18%) PowerShell
12 38 (4.70%) Java 8
13 23 (2.85%) T-SQL
14 22 (2.72%) Kotlin
15 17 (2.10%) U-SQL
16 15 (1.86%) C++
16 15 (1.86%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.73%) C
Qualifications
1 75 (9.28%) Degree
2 56 (6.93%) AWS Certification
3 27 (3.34%) Master's Degree
4 10 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.99%) SANS
6 4 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.37%) HND
7 3 (0.37%) MBA
8 2 (0.25%) CCNP
8 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.12%) CEH
9 1 (0.12%) CISSP
9 1 (0.12%) GCIA
9 1 (0.12%) GCIH
9 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.07%) QA
2 17 (2.10%) GDPR
3 12 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.11%) PMO
6 8 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 286 (35.40%) Docker
2 29 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (1.86%) HDFS
5 8 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.25%) XenApp
7 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.12%) Varnish
8 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 171 (21.16%) Kubernetes
2 151 (18.69%) Terraform
3 125 (15.47%) Ansible
4 96 (11.88%) Puppet
5 81 (10.02%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (3.22%) Salt
7 19 (2.35%) Oozie
8 13 (1.61%) Mesos
9 11 (1.36%) Grafana
10 9 (1.11%) Kibana
10 9 (1.11%) Nagios
11 8 (0.99%) Consul
11 8 (0.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 8 (0.99%) Packer
12 6 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.74%) Graphite
13 5 (0.62%) Icinga
13 5 (0.62%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.62%) Rancher
13 5 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 115 (14.23%) Google
2 98 (12.13%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 36 (4.46%) Oracle
5 35 (4.33%) IBM
6 23 (2.85%) Tableau
7 20 (2.48%) SAP
8 19 (2.35%) Atlassian
9 17 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (2.10%) Splunk
10 13 (1.61%) Cloudera
11 12 (1.49%) Adobe
11 12 (1.49%) Cognizant
11 12 (1.49%) Zend
12 11 (1.36%) Databricks
13 10 (1.24%) Talend
13 10 (1.24%) VMware
14 9 (1.11%) Cisco
14 9 (1.11%) New Relic
15 8 (0.99%) Rakuten