Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 285 488
Rank change year-on-year +124 +203 +166
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 1,106 742 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.17% 1.18% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.75% 3.97% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 890 571 312
London median annual salary £78,750 £70,000 £64,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.95% -8.21%
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £105,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -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 19,246 18,701 17,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.83% 29.77% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15,652 15,145 14,376
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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 +72 217 £80,000 +23.08% 87
South London +59 61 £60,000 +26.32% 8
West London -3 26 £62,500 +4.17% 28
East London +20 16 £67,500 -25.00% 11
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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.

1 879 (79.48%) AWS
2 653 (59.04%) AWS Lambda
3 538 (48.64%) Agile Software Development
4 513 (46.38%) DevOps
5 468 (42.31%) Python
6 371 (33.54%) Docker
7 353 (31.92%) Microservices
8 348 (31.46%) Java
9 341 (30.83%) Finance
10 323 (29.20%) JavaScript
11 312 (28.21%) Amazon S3
11 312 (28.21%) Software Engineering
12 307 (27.76%) Azure
13 284 (25.68%) Kubernetes
14 274 (24.77%) Terraform
15 270 (24.41%) Node.js
16 238 (21.52%) Amazon EC2
17 232 (20.98%) Continuous Integration
18 229 (20.71%) TDD
19 203 (18.35%) SQL
20 197 (17.81%) Web Services
21 195 (17.63%) React
22 193 (17.45%) Amazon RDS
23 173 (15.64%) Jenkins
24 172 (15.55%) .NET
25 171 (15.46%) C#
26 167 (15.10%) AWS CloudFormation
26 167 (15.10%) HTML
27 162 (14.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
28 156 (14.10%) Linux

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
1 128 (11.57%) Elasticsearch
2 81 (7.32%) Apache Spark
3 48 (4.34%) Confluence
4 37 (3.35%) Apache
5 36 (3.25%) CMS
6 30 (2.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 29 (2.62%) Headless CMS
8 15 (1.36%) Apache Solr
9 12 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
10 11 (0.99%) Apache Airflow
10 11 (0.99%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.90%) nginx
12 9 (0.81%) SharePoint
12 9 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (0.72%) Apache Pig
13 8 (0.72%) IIS
13 8 (0.72%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.27%) JBoss
15 2 (0.18%) Anypoint
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (1.45%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.27%) Sketch
4 1 (0.090%) Figma
4 1 (0.090%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.08%) Magento
3 11 (0.99%) SDL Web 8
4 9 (0.81%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.36%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.36%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.18%) Eikon
8 1 (0.090%) PolarLake
8 1 (0.090%) Quorum
8 1 (0.090%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 879 (79.48%) AWS
2 653 (59.04%) AWS Lambda
3 312 (28.21%) Amazon S3
4 307 (27.76%) Azure
5 238 (21.52%) Amazon EC2
6 167 (15.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 142 (12.84%) Amazon ECS
8 121 (10.94%) Azure Functions
9 115 (10.40%) GCP
10 110 (9.95%) Amazon SQS
11 99 (8.95%) Amazon Kinesis
12 95 (8.59%) PaaS
13 85 (7.69%) SaaS
14 84 (7.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 73 (6.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 72 (6.51%) OpenShift
17 62 (5.61%) CloudFront
18 54 (4.88%) Route 53
19 50 (4.52%) IaaS
20 48 (4.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.70%) HTTP
2 33 (2.98%) DNS
3 26 (2.35%) Internet
4 20 (1.81%) Firewall
5 11 (0.99%) Network Security
6 10 (0.90%) SSL
7 9 (0.81%) VPN
8 5 (0.45%) AMQP
8 5 (0.45%) VoIP
9 3 (0.27%) DHCP
9 3 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.18%) Intranet
10 2 (0.18%) IPFS
10 2 (0.18%) Skype
11 1 (0.090%) BitTorrent
11 1 (0.090%) Broadband
11 1 (0.090%) NFC
11 1 (0.090%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (17.45%) Amazon RDS
2 162 (14.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 122 (11.03%) NoSQL
4 87 (7.87%) Amazon Redshift
5 85 (7.69%) Big Data
6 79 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 77 (6.96%) Amazon Athena
8 72 (6.51%) MongoDB
9 60 (5.42%) MySQL
10 57 (5.15%) Azure SQL Database
11 55 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
12 50 (4.52%) Cosmos DB
13 46 (4.16%) PostgreSQL
13 46 (4.16%) Redis
14 43 (3.89%) Apache Cassandra
14 43 (3.89%) Hadoop
15 40 (3.62%) Data Lake
15 40 (3.62%) Relational Database
16 32 (2.89%) Amazon Aurora
17 23 (2.08%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 173 (15.64%) Jenkins
2 141 (12.75%) Git (software)
3 62 (5.61%) JIRA
4 60 (5.42%) Artifactory
5 54 (4.88%) GitLab
6 46 (4.16%) TeamCity
7 43 (3.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 33 (2.98%) Bitbucket
9 32 (2.89%) CircleCI
10 27 (2.44%) JUnit
10 27 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
11 24 (2.17%) webpack
12 20 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
13 19 (1.72%) Mockito
14 18 (1.63%) Jasmine
14 18 (1.63%) Selenium
15 17 (1.54%) Cucumber
15 17 (1.54%) Maven
15 17 (1.54%) NUnit
15 17 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 341 (30.83%) Finance
2 87 (7.87%) Front Office
3 60 (5.42%) Retail
4 40 (3.62%) Banking
5 38 (3.44%) Marketing
6 33 (2.98%) Law
7 24 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.08%) Legal
9 20 (1.81%) Games
10 14 (1.27%) Public Sector
11 11 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.99%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.63%) Local Government
13 6 (0.54%) Advertising
14 5 (0.45%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.36%) Back Office
15 4 (0.36%) Billing
15 4 (0.36%) Electronics
15 4 (0.36%) Publishing
16 3 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 394 (35.62%) Developer
2 170 (15.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 168 (15.19%) AWS Engineer
4 139 (12.57%) Software Engineer
5 138 (12.48%) Architect
6 94 (8.50%) Senior Developer
7 82 (7.41%) AWS Developer
8 80 (7.23%) Senior Software Engineer
9 77 (6.96%) Python Engineer
10 72 (6.51%) Python Developer
11 71 (6.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 70 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
13 68 (6.15%) Data Engineer
14 59 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
15 56 (5.06%) AWS DevOps
16 54 (4.88%) .NET Developer
16 54 (4.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 51 (4.61%) Python Software Engineer
18 48 (4.34%) Consultant
18 48 (4.34%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (24.41%) Node.js
2 197 (17.81%) Web Services
3 195 (17.63%) React
4 172 (15.55%) .NET
5 167 (15.10%) HTML
6 151 (13.65%) AngularJS
7 138 (12.48%) CSS
8 132 (11.93%) REST
9 96 (8.68%) .NET Core
10 83 (7.50%) HTML5
11 74 (6.69%) RESTful
12 68 (6.15%) Kafka
13 54 (4.88%) Vue.js
14 50 (4.52%) CSS3
14 50 (4.52%) Spring
15 47 (4.25%) JSON
16 44 (3.98%) GraphQL
17 43 (3.89%) React Native
18 42 (3.80%) Pandas
19 40 (3.62%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 126 (11.39%) Greenfield Project
2 95 (8.59%) Cloud Native
3 94 (8.50%) Fixed Income
4 65 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 56 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (4.70%) Public Cloud
7 49 (4.43%) Derivative
8 41 (3.71%) Equities
9 39 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 39 (3.53%) Hedge funds
10 37 (3.35%) User Experience
10 37 (3.35%) Virtual Team
11 24 (2.17%) iPad
12 23 (2.08%) Data Structures
12 23 (2.08%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
13 16 (1.45%) PlayStation
14 15 (1.36%) Algorithms
15 14 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
16 13 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 156 (14.10%) Linux
2 86 (7.78%) Windows
3 34 (3.07%) Apple iOS
4 30 (2.71%) Android
5 27 (2.44%) Unix
6 11 (0.99%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.54%) CentOS
8 5 (0.45%) CoreOS
8 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.45%) Solaris
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.18%) SUSE
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.090%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (48.64%) Agile Software Development
2 513 (46.38%) DevOps
3 353 (31.92%) Microservices
4 312 (28.21%) Software Engineering
5 232 (20.98%) Continuous Integration
6 229 (20.71%) TDD
7 155 (14.01%) Test Automation
8 131 (11.84%) Scrum
9 118 (10.67%) Analytics
10 114 (10.31%) Asset Management
10 114 (10.31%) Mentoring
11 110 (9.95%) Infrastructure as Code
12 101 (9.13%) Problem-Solving
13 97 (8.77%) Artificial Intelligence
14 96 (8.68%) Continuous Delivery
14 96 (8.68%) Data Science
14 96 (8.68%) Fintech
15 94 (8.50%) BDD
16 90 (8.14%) Computer Science
17 89 (8.05%) OO
Programming Languages
1 468 (42.31%) Python
2 348 (31.46%) Java
3 323 (29.20%) JavaScript
4 203 (18.35%) SQL
5 171 (15.46%) C#
6 130 (11.75%) TypeScript
7 108 (9.76%) Ruby
8 86 (7.78%) Go
9 85 (7.69%) Scala
10 83 (7.50%) R
11 62 (5.61%) Bash Shell
12 61 (5.52%) PowerShell
13 34 (3.07%) C++
13 34 (3.07%) Java 8
14 24 (2.17%) PHP
15 21 (1.90%) ES6
16 19 (1.72%) C
16 19 (1.72%) Groovy
17 16 (1.45%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.27%) F#
Qualifications
1 89 (8.05%) Degree
2 47 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (3.98%) AWS Certification
4 7 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (0.36%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (0.27%) A+ Certification
6 3 (0.27%) CCSP
6 3 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.27%) CISSP
6 3 (0.27%) HND
6 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.18%) PhD
7 2 (0.18%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.18%) PMP
7 2 (0.18%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.090%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.090%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.80%) QA
2 17 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.27%) GDPR
3 3 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 371 (33.54%) Docker
2 36 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.45%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.45%) OpenSSH
5 5 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.18%) LXC
6 2 (0.18%) Varnish
7 1 (0.090%) Alluxio
7 1 (0.090%) Ceph
7 1 (0.090%) etcd
7 1 (0.090%) Gluster
7 1 (0.090%) HDFS
7 1 (0.090%) zsh
Systems Management
1 284 (25.68%) Kubernetes
2 274 (24.77%) Terraform
3 149 (13.47%) Ansible
4 100 (9.04%) Puppet
5 73 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (3.07%) Packer
7 30 (2.71%) Kibana
8 24 (2.17%) Istio
9 23 (2.08%) Rancher
10 16 (1.45%) Knative
10 16 (1.45%) Prometheus
10 16 (1.45%) Salt
11 15 (1.36%) SCCM
12 13 (1.18%) Grafana
13 12 (1.08%) Nagios
14 8 (0.72%) logstash
15 6 (0.54%) Consul
15 6 (0.54%) Control-M
16 5 (0.45%) StatsD
17 2 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 105 (9.49%) Microsoft
2 60 (5.42%) Google
3 54 (4.88%) Oracle
4 42 (3.80%) SAP
5 39 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
6 37 (3.35%) Splunk
7 35 (3.16%) Tableau
8 30 (2.71%) Adobe
9 26 (2.35%) IBM
10 22 (1.99%) VMware
11 21 (1.90%) Informatica
12 19 (1.72%) MuleSoft
12 19 (1.72%) Talend
13 18 (1.63%) Databricks
13 18 (1.63%) New Relic
14 17 (1.54%) Citrix
15 16 (1.45%) Dynatrace
16 15 (1.36%) Dell
17 11 (0.99%) Elastic Path
17 11 (0.99%) Interwoven