Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > North West
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 239 312 357
Rank change year-on-year +73 +45 -
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 105 56 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.01% 0.44% 0.049%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.32% 2.26% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 50 51 6
North West median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £40,750 £36,250 £36,125
90th Percentile £78,875 £70,000 £50,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +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 the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,430 2,477 1,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.48% 19.30% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,999 2,099 1,330
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 +24 59 £60,000 +20.00% 23
Cheshire +69 30 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Merseyside +25 14 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 85 (80.95%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
3 43 (40.95%) DevOps
4 41 (39.05%) Node.js
5 39 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 38 (36.19%) Python
7 35 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
9 30 (28.57%) Amazon S3
10 29 (27.62%) Linux
11 27 (25.71%) .NET
11 27 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
11 27 (25.71%) Google Cloud Platform
12 26 (24.76%) RESTful
13 25 (23.81%) C#
14 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
14 24 (22.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 23 (21.90%) Datadog
15 23 (21.90%) Amazon RDS
15 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (21.90%) Multithreading
15 23 (21.90%) Terraform
15 23 (21.90%) Cloud Native
16 22 (20.95%) Java
17 21 (20.00%) Big Data
17 21 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
18 20 (19.05%) Docker
19 19 (18.10%) PHP
20 18 (17.14%) API Design
21 16 (15.24%) CloudFront

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 14 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.62%) Confluence
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.95%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 85 (80.95%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
3 39 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (28.57%) Amazon S3
5 27 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (25.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 24 (22.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 23 (21.90%) Datadog
8 21 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
9 16 (15.24%) Azure Functions
9 16 (15.24%) CloudFront
10 13 (12.38%) GitHub
10 13 (12.38%) Route 53
11 12 (11.43%) Amazon Kinesis
12 8 (7.62%) PaaS
12 8 (7.62%) Slack
13 7 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 6 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 5 (4.76%) IaaS
16 3 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) HTTP
1 5 (4.76%) MQTT
2 2 (1.90%) Firewall
3 1 (0.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 23 (21.90%) Amazon RDS
3 21 (20.00%) Big Data
4 11 (10.48%) MySQL
4 11 (10.48%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
6 8 (7.62%) NoSQL
6 8 (7.62%) Redis
7 7 (6.67%) MongoDB
8 6 (5.71%) Amazon Aurora
9 5 (4.76%) MariaDB
9 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (3.81%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (2.86%) Amazon Athena
12 2 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.95%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.95%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 15 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.62%) JIRA
4 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (3.81%) Maven
6 2 (1.90%) Gradle
6 2 (1.90%) JUnit
7 1 (0.95%) Appium
7 1 (0.95%) Calabash
7 1 (0.95%) GoCD
7 1 (0.95%) Moq
7 1 (0.95%) Selenium
7 1 (0.95%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.95%) webpack
General
1 12 (11.43%) Automotive
2 7 (6.67%) Marketing
3 5 (4.76%) Publishing
4 4 (3.81%) Finance
5 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.90%) Games
7 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (39.05%) Developer
2 15 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (13.33%) Architect
4 13 (12.38%) .NET Developer
4 13 (12.38%) Python Developer
5 12 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (10.48%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (10.48%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 11 (10.48%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (9.52%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 10 (9.52%) Designer
8 7 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) PHP Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Site Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Backend Developer
10 5 (4.76%) C/C++ Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Interface Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.05%) Node.js
2 27 (25.71%) .NET
3 26 (24.76%) RESTful
4 16 (15.24%) REST
5 15 (14.29%) HTML
6 12 (11.43%) .NET Framework
7 11 (10.48%) Velocity
7 11 (10.48%) Web Services
8 10 (9.52%) HTML5
9 9 (8.57%) JSON
10 8 (7.62%) AngularJS
10 8 (7.62%) XML
11 7 (6.67%) React
12 5 (4.76%) CSS
12 5 (4.76%) Laravel
12 5 (4.76%) WebSockets
13 4 (3.81%) .NET Core
13 4 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (3.81%) Spring
13 4 (3.81%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.90%) Cloud Native
2 8 (7.62%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (6.67%) User Experience
4 6 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.76%) Smart City
6 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.86%) Life Science
7 3 (2.86%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.90%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.95%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Linux
2 6 (5.71%) Android
2 6 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.95%) DevOps
2 23 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (21.90%) Multithreading
3 18 (17.14%) API Design
4 16 (15.24%) MVC
5 13 (12.38%) Software Engineering
6 12 (11.43%) CRM
6 12 (11.43%) Microservices
7 11 (10.48%) Analytics
7 11 (10.48%) Decision-Making
7 11 (10.48%) Performance Optimisation
7 11 (10.48%) Software Architecture
8 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
8 10 (9.52%) OO
8 10 (9.52%) Quantitative Analysis
9 9 (8.57%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.57%) Machine Learning
10 8 (7.62%) TDD
11 7 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.19%) Python
2 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
3 25 (23.81%) C#
4 22 (20.95%) Java
5 19 (18.10%) PHP
6 12 (11.43%) TypeScript
7 10 (9.52%) SQL
8 8 (7.62%) Shell Script
9 7 (6.67%) C++
9 7 (6.67%) ES6
10 6 (5.71%) C
10 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.76%) Apple Swift
11 5 (4.76%) Kotlin
11 5 (4.76%) Objective-C
11 5 (4.76%) Perl
11 5 (4.76%) Ruby
12 3 (2.86%) Java 8
13 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.90%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) Master's Degree
2 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (19.05%) Docker
2 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (21.90%) Terraform
2 9 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 9 (8.57%) Prometheus
3 8 (7.62%) Ansible
4 7 (6.67%) Puppet
5 6 (5.71%) Grafana
5 6 (5.71%) Packer
6 4 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.86%) Kibana
7 3 (2.86%) logstash
7 3 (2.86%) Salt
8 2 (1.90%) Consul
9 1 (0.95%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Google
2 11 (10.48%) IBM
2 11 (10.48%) New Relic
3 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.86%) SaltStack
4 3 (2.86%) Splunk
5 1 (0.95%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.95%) Sitecore