Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 147 131 205
Rank change year-on-year -16 +74 +68
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 212 87 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.98% 1.82% 1.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.95% 4.63% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 100 72 110
10th Percentile £46,125 £36,375 £36,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £43,470
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 4,286 1,881 3,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 40.09% 39.38% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,412 1,566 3,003
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £34,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Serverless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the Midlands

Serverless
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Serverless in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Serverless in the Midlands

Serverless
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Serverless in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Serverless in the Midlands

Serverless
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
West Midlands -17 152 £60,000 +2.13% 37
East Midlands -29 60 £52,500 +16.67% 28
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 116 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (53.30%) AWS
3 99 (46.70%) DevOps
4 97 (45.75%) Microservices
5 85 (40.09%) Azure
5 85 (40.09%) Docker
6 82 (38.68%) Social Skills
7 77 (36.32%) Terraform
7 77 (36.32%) TDD
8 69 (32.55%) Analytics
9 68 (32.08%) Java
10 66 (31.13%) AWS Lambda
11 64 (30.19%) Jenkins
12 63 (29.72%) Scrum
13 62 (29.25%) JavaScript
13 62 (29.25%) C#
14 60 (28.30%) Coaching
15 59 (27.83%) GraphQL
16 57 (26.89%) REST
17 56 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
17 56 (26.42%) React
18 54 (25.47%) .NET
19 53 (25.00%) SQL
20 52 (24.53%) Software Engineering
20 52 (24.53%) GitHub
21 51 (24.06%) Big Data
22 50 (23.58%) BDD
22 50 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
23 49 (23.11%) Data Analytics
24 46 (21.70%) Spring

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 5 (2.36%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.42%) Confluence
2 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.94%) CMS
3 2 (0.94%) Headless CMS
3 2 (0.94%) JBoss
3 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.47%) Apache
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.94%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.47%) Maximo
2 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 113 (53.30%) AWS
2 85 (40.09%) Azure
3 66 (31.13%) AWS Lambda
4 52 (24.53%) GitHub
5 34 (16.04%) GCP
6 23 (10.85%) Azure Functions
6 23 (10.85%) SaaS
7 20 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (6.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 13 (6.13%) Amazon S3
9 13 (6.13%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (5.19%) Amazon EKS
11 10 (4.72%) OpenShift
12 9 (4.25%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (4.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 9 (4.25%) Azure Service Bus
13 8 (3.77%) Amazon ECS
14 6 (2.83%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (2.83%) Power Platform
15 5 (2.36%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) DNS
1 3 (1.42%) Firewall
1 3 (1.42%) HTTP
2 2 (0.94%) Internet
2 2 (0.94%) SSL
2 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.47%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (24.06%) Big Data
2 30 (14.15%) SQL Server
3 29 (13.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 20 (9.43%) Relational Database
5 19 (8.96%) MongoDB
6 17 (8.02%) Amazon RDS
7 14 (6.60%) NoSQL
8 13 (6.13%) MySQL
9 10 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (3.77%) Data Lake
11 7 (3.30%) Amazon Athena
11 7 (3.30%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.83%) Power BI
13 3 (1.42%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (1.42%) BigQuery
14 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 64 (30.19%) Jenkins
2 33 (15.57%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.02%) GitLab
4 13 (6.13%) Cucumber
4 13 (6.13%) Selenium
5 8 (3.77%) JIRA
5 8 (3.77%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.94%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.94%) ESLint
7 2 (0.94%) Gatling
7 2 (0.94%) JMeter
7 2 (0.94%) JUnit
7 2 (0.94%) Mocha
7 2 (0.94%) Postman
7 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.47%) Maven
8 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 82 (38.68%) Social Skills
2 33 (15.57%) Retail
3 20 (9.43%) Public Sector
4 12 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.77%) Finance
6 7 (3.30%) Automotive
7 6 (2.83%) Banking
8 4 (1.89%) Law
8 4 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.89%) Marketing
9 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.94%) Games
10 1 (0.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.47%) Local Government
10 1 (0.47%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 88 (41.51%) Developer
2 45 (21.23%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.15%) Software Engineer
4 23 (10.85%) Architect
5 20 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 19 (8.96%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (7.55%) Platform Engineer
8 14 (6.60%) .NET Software Engineer
9 13 (6.13%) Azure Architect
9 13 (6.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 11 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (5.19%) Site Engineer
11 8 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (3.30%) AWS Architect
12 7 (3.30%) Data Engineer
12 7 (3.30%) Integration Developer
12 7 (3.30%) Principal Engineer
12 7 (3.30%) Principal Software Engineer
12 7 (3.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (27.83%) GraphQL
2 57 (26.89%) REST
3 56 (26.42%) React
4 54 (25.47%) .NET
5 46 (21.70%) Spring
6 44 (20.75%) Middleware
7 42 (19.81%) Hibernate
7 42 (19.81%) JavaBeans
8 37 (17.45%) .NET Core
9 33 (15.57%) Node.js
10 21 (9.91%) AngularJS
11 18 (8.49%) JSON
12 16 (7.55%) RESTful
12 16 (7.55%) Web Services
13 15 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (6.13%) .NET Framework
15 12 (5.66%) HTML
16 10 (4.72%) JSON Schema
17 9 (4.25%) XML
18 8 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.68%) Cloud Native
2 20 (9.43%) Public Cloud
3 13 (6.13%) User Experience
4 12 (5.66%) Legacy Applications
5 6 (2.83%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.94%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.47%) Animation
10 1 (0.47%) Digital Signage
10 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.32%) Windows
2 12 (5.66%) Linux
3 6 (2.83%) Unix
4 3 (1.42%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.42%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (46.70%) DevOps
3 97 (45.75%) Microservices
4 77 (36.32%) TDD
5 69 (32.55%) Analytics
6 63 (29.72%) Scrum
7 60 (28.30%) Coaching
8 56 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (24.53%) Software Engineering
10 50 (23.58%) BDD
10 50 (23.58%) Problem-Solving
11 49 (23.11%) Data Analytics
12 45 (21.23%) Open Source
13 43 (20.28%) SOA
14 42 (19.81%) Big Data Analytics
15 32 (15.09%) Test Automation
16 31 (14.62%) Event-Driven
16 31 (14.62%) Infrastructure as Code
17 30 (14.15%) Event-Driven Architecture
17 30 (14.15%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 68 (32.08%) Java
2 62 (29.25%) C#
2 62 (29.25%) JavaScript
3 53 (25.00%) SQL
4 44 (20.75%) Java 8
5 40 (18.87%) Python
6 12 (5.66%) Go
7 11 (5.19%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.72%) TypeScript
9 9 (4.25%) Scala
10 7 (3.30%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.36%) C
11 5 (2.36%) C++
11 5 (2.36%) PHP
12 4 (1.89%) Perl
12 4 (1.89%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.89%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.42%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.42%) Ruby
14 2 (0.94%) ES6
Qualifications
1 44 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 42 (19.81%) SC Cleared
3 18 (8.49%) Degree
4 13 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.83%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.94%) GCFA
6 2 (0.94%) GCFE
6 2 (0.94%) GCIA
6 2 (0.94%) GCIH
6 2 (0.94%) SANS
7 1 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.47%) CCSP
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.47%) CISSP
7 1 (0.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.83%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.94%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.94%) GDPR
3 2 (0.94%) GxP
3 2 (0.94%) PSD2
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (40.09%) Docker
2 16 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 11 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 77 (36.32%) Terraform
2 46 (21.70%) Kubernetes
3 7 (3.30%) Ansible
4 3 (1.42%) Packer
5 2 (0.94%) Istio
5 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.47%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.47%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 26 (12.26%) Google
2 25 (11.79%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.19%) Citrix
3 11 (5.19%) New Relic
3 11 (5.19%) VMware
4 6 (2.83%) Databricks
4 6 (2.83%) Oracle
5 3 (1.42%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.94%) CyberSource
6 2 (0.94%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.94%) PayPal
6 2 (0.94%) Rollbar
6 2 (0.94%) Sage
6 2 (0.94%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.47%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.47%) Cognos
7 1 (0.47%) Qualys
7 1 (0.47%) SAP