Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 105 269
Rank change year-on-year -1 +164 +49
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 120 241 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 2.47% 2.73% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.02% 8.38% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 135 179 51
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,050 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%

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 1,710 2,877 2,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 35.21% 32.57% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,511 2,369 2,177
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,218 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Serverless as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for Serverless in the North West

Serverless
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Serverless in the North West over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

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 22 January 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
Manchester -5 104 £60,000 +14.29% 48
Cheshire +27 13 £58,750 -2.08% 1
Merseyside +14 2 £43,750 -23.91% 5
Lancashire +16 1 £40,000 -42.92% 2
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 92 (76.67%) AWS
2 57 (47.50%) DevOps
2 57 (47.50%) AWS Lambda
3 53 (44.17%) Azure
4 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (40.00%) Microservices
6 43 (35.83%) Software Engineering
7 39 (32.50%) SQL
7 39 (32.50%) Docker
7 39 (32.50%) Terraform
8 37 (30.83%) Node.js
9 34 (28.33%) SQL Server
10 33 (27.50%) JavaScript
10 33 (27.50%) TDD
10 33 (27.50%) Kubernetes
11 29 (24.17%) .NET
12 26 (21.67%) .NET Core
13 25 (20.83%) React
14 21 (17.50%) Python
14 21 (17.50%) PowerShell
14 21 (17.50%) TypeScript
15 20 (16.67%) Mentoring
15 20 (16.67%) SaaS
16 19 (15.83%) Jenkins
16 19 (15.83%) C#
17 18 (15.00%) Azure SQL Database
18 17 (14.17%) User Experience
19 16 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
20 15 (12.50%) Azure Functions
20 15 (12.50%) E-Commerce

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 (2.50%) CMS
1 3 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (2.50%) Headless CMS
1 3 (2.50%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.67%) IIS
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.83%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.83%) nginx
3 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 92 (76.67%) AWS
2 57 (47.50%) AWS Lambda
3 53 (44.17%) Azure
4 20 (16.67%) SaaS
5 15 (12.50%) Azure Functions
6 13 (10.83%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (9.17%) PaaS
8 9 (7.50%) GCP
9 8 (6.67%) Power Platform
10 7 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (5.83%) IaaS
11 5 (4.17%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (3.33%) Amazon S3
12 4 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (3.33%) Logic Apps
13 3 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (2.50%) GitHub
13 3 (2.50%) npm
13 3 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (1.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) CTI
1 2 (1.67%) Softphone
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 14 (11.67%) NoSQL
4 13 (10.83%) Cosmos DB
5 9 (7.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (7.50%) MySQL
5 9 (7.50%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (6.67%) Power BI
6 8 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (5.83%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (5.83%) Data Lake
7 7 (5.83%) MongoDB
7 7 (5.83%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.83%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 19 (15.83%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.67%) Jasmine
4 7 (5.83%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.17%) Gradle
5 5 (4.17%) Maven
6 4 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.33%) Selenium
7 3 (2.50%) Babel
7 3 (2.50%) CircleCI
7 3 (2.50%) git-flow
7 3 (2.50%) JMeter
7 3 (2.50%) Katalon Studio
7 3 (2.50%) MSTest
7 3 (2.50%) Storybook
7 3 (2.50%) webpack
8 2 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.67%) GitLab
9 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (5.83%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Marketing
3 3 (2.50%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.67%) Games
4 2 (1.67%) Law
4 2 (1.67%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (31.67%) Developer
2 24 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (18.33%) Software Engineer
4 16 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 15 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (11.67%) .NET Developer
7 13 (10.83%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (9.17%) Azure Engineer
9 10 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (7.50%) Data Engineer
11 8 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
11 8 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 8 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
11 8 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 7 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (4.17%) Architect
13 5 (4.17%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.17%) Software Developer
13 5 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.83%) Node.js
2 29 (24.17%) .NET
3 26 (21.67%) .NET Core
4 25 (20.83%) React
5 14 (11.67%) Web Services
6 12 (10.00%) REST
7 10 (8.33%) CSS
7 10 (8.33%) Jest
8 9 (7.50%) GraphQL
9 7 (5.83%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.83%) HTML
10 6 (5.00%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (4.17%) Kafka
11 5 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (4.17%) Spring Boot
12 4 (3.33%) Apollo GraphQL
12 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET Core
12 4 (3.33%) React Native
12 4 (3.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) User Experience
2 8 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.33%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.67%) iPhone
4 2 (1.67%) IVR
4 2 (1.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Linux
2 6 (5.00%) Android
3 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.67%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.50%) DevOps
2 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (40.00%) Microservices
4 43 (35.83%) Software Engineering
5 33 (27.50%) TDD
6 20 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 16 (13.33%) Infrastructure as Code
8 15 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 14 (11.67%) Technical Leadership
10 13 (10.83%) Data Science
11 11 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (8.33%) IT Strategy
13 9 (7.50%) BDD
13 9 (7.50%) Front End Development
13 9 (7.50%) Infrastructure Automation
13 9 (7.50%) Scrum
13 9 (7.50%) Test Automation
14 8 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.50%) SQL
2 33 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 21 (17.50%) PowerShell
3 21 (17.50%) Python
3 21 (17.50%) TypeScript
4 19 (15.83%) C#
5 14 (11.67%) ES6
6 13 (10.83%) Java
7 7 (5.83%) Go
8 5 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.17%) PHP
8 5 (4.17%) Ruby
8 5 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.33%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.67%) QA
2 9 (7.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 39 (32.50%) Docker
2 4 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (32.50%) Terraform
2 33 (27.50%) Kubernetes
3 12 (10.00%) Ansible
4 5 (4.17%) Puppet
5 3 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.67%) Packer
6 2 (1.67%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.83%) Grafana
Vendors
1 8 (6.67%) Oracle
2 7 (5.83%) Cognos
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.50%) SAP
3 3 (2.50%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.67%) Google
4 2 (1.67%) VMware
4 2 (1.67%) Zend
5 1 (0.83%) Splunk