Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > North West
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 319 326 351
Rank change year-on-year +7 +25 -
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 35 41 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.32% 0.042%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.33% 1.87% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 5
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -7.61% -
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,629 2,191 1,231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.12% 16.91% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,190 1,847 1,033
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £64,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the North West

Serverless
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Serverless in the North West.

Salary trend for Serverless in the North West

Serverless
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in the North West over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Serverless in the North West

Serverless
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Manchester +6 25 £45,000 -12.20% 20
Cheshire - 5 £71,250 - 1
Merseyside +10 4 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Lancashire +11 1 £35,000 -26.32%
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 31 (88.57%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (74.29%) AWS Lambda
3 16 (45.71%) Node.js
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (42.86%) DevOps
5 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 13 (37.14%) Docker
6 13 (37.14%) Terraform
7 11 (31.43%) .NET
8 10 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (28.57%) Ansible
8 10 (28.57%) Microservices
8 10 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (25.71%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (25.71%) Java
9 9 (25.71%) SQL
10 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.86%) MVC
10 8 (22.86%) Google
11 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (20.00%) Puppet
11 7 (20.00%) Amazon S3
11 7 (20.00%) C#
11 7 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (17.14%) Kubernetes
12 6 (17.14%) Scrum
13 5 (14.29%) Retail

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) Jetty
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 31 (88.57%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (74.29%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (20.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (8.57%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (8.57%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (8.57%) CloudFront
6 3 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (5.71%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (5.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (5.71%) npm
7 2 (5.71%) OpenShift
7 2 (5.71%) Route 53
8 1 (2.86%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (2.86%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.86%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.29%) Redis
4 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (8.57%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (8.57%) MariaDB
5 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 3 (8.57%) MySQL
6 2 (5.71%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.71%) Big Data
6 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.86%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (2.86%) Blockchain
7 1 (2.86%) HBase
7 1 (2.86%) Impala
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.71%) Geb
3 2 (5.71%) Gradle
3 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.71%) ReSharper
3 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Moq
4 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Junior
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Machine Learning Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Node.js
2 11 (31.43%) .NET
3 10 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 5 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (14.29%) React
4 5 (14.29%) Web Services
5 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (11.43%) RESTful
6 3 (8.57%) Backbone.js
6 3 (8.57%) CSS
6 3 (8.57%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) jQuery
6 3 (8.57%) Redux
6 3 (8.57%) Spring
6 3 (8.57%) Spring Boot
6 3 (8.57%) Twig
7 2 (5.71%) J2EE
7 2 (5.71%) Lambda Expressions
7 2 (5.71%) Spring WebFlux
7 2 (5.71%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (42.86%) DevOps
2 10 (28.57%) Microservices
3 8 (22.86%) MVC
4 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 4 (11.43%) SDLC
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.57%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (8.57%) Data Science
8 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
8 3 (8.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.71%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (5.71%) ETL
9 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.71%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Java
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.43%) PHP
5 4 (11.43%) Python
6 3 (8.57%) ES6
6 3 (8.57%) Groovy
6 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.71%) R
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) C++
8 1 (2.86%) Java 8
8 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
8 1 (2.86%) Scala
8 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) Terraform
2 10 (28.57%) Ansible
2 10 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (20.00%) Puppet
4 6 (17.14%) Kubernetes
5 5 (14.29%) Prometheus
6 1 (2.86%) Oozie
6 1 (2.86%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Google
2 3 (8.57%) Splunk
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) PagerDuty
3 1 (2.86%) Progress
3 1 (2.86%) Talend