Period
to 20 February 2020

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

Serverless Computing
England > North West
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 226 325
Rank change year-on-year +113 +99 +25
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 206 116 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.43% 1.12% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.09% 4.42% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 147 55 50
North West median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,250 £37,375
90th Percentile £73,596 £78,750 £70,750
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 the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,904 2,627 2,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.26% 25.30% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,370 2,158 2,258
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +16.28% +3.61%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £68,400
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 20 February 2020.

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 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
Manchester +110 161 £55,000 -8.33% 27
Cheshire +12 26 £40,000 -27.93% 7
Merseyside +3 11 £56,250 -6.25% 4
Lancashire - 8 £70,082 - 8
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 North West region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 162 (78.64%) AWS
2 137 (66.50%) AWS Lambda
3 117 (56.80%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (38.35%) Azure
5 77 (37.38%) Microservices
6 71 (34.47%) Amazon EC2
7 70 (33.98%) Java
8 68 (33.01%) JavaScript
9 65 (31.55%) Node.js
10 64 (31.07%) Amazon S3
11 58 (28.16%) TDD
12 52 (25.24%) .NET
12 52 (25.24%) DevOps
13 49 (23.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 48 (23.30%) Multithreading
15 46 (22.33%) C#
16 45 (21.84%) Continuous Deployment
17 44 (21.36%) BDD
18 43 (20.87%) E-Commerce
18 43 (20.87%) Maven
19 40 (19.42%) Software Engineering
20 38 (18.45%) Spring
20 38 (18.45%) Hibernate
20 38 (18.45%) Gradle
20 38 (18.45%) Low Latency
20 38 (18.45%) Java 8
21 36 (17.48%) Spring Boot
22 35 (16.99%) AngularJS
23 34 (16.50%) AWS CloudFormation
24 33 (16.02%) Python

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 12 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.94%) CMS
3 3 (1.46%) Confluence
3 3 (1.46%) IIS
3 3 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.46%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.97%) Apache
4 2 (0.97%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.49%) nginx
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 162 (78.64%) AWS
2 137 (66.50%) AWS Lambda
3 79 (38.35%) Azure
4 71 (34.47%) Amazon EC2
5 64 (31.07%) Amazon S3
6 34 (16.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 29 (14.08%) Amazon ECS
8 27 (13.11%) PaaS
9 25 (12.14%) GCP
10 23 (11.17%) Amazon SQS
11 21 (10.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 18 (8.74%) SaaS
13 14 (6.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 13 (6.31%) Amazon Kinesis
14 13 (6.31%) IaaS
15 11 (5.34%) AWS IoT
15 11 (5.34%) Azure Functions
15 11 (5.34%) GitHub
16 10 (4.85%) Datadog
16 10 (4.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.46%) Firewall
2 2 (0.97%) Intranet
2 2 (0.97%) Skype
2 2 (0.97%) WAN
3 1 (0.49%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (23.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 20 (9.71%) Big Data
3 19 (9.22%) Amazon RDS
4 13 (6.31%) Amazon Athena
4 13 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (5.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (5.34%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.85%) NoSQL
7 9 (4.37%) MySQL
8 8 (3.88%) SQL Server
9 7 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.40%) Redis
10 5 (2.43%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.94%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (1.46%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.97%) Amazon QuickSight
13 2 (0.97%) Flink
13 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.97%) Impala
14 1 (0.49%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 43 (20.87%) Maven
2 38 (18.45%) Gradle
3 22 (10.68%) Jenkins
4 21 (10.19%) Git (software)
5 13 (6.31%) JIRA
6 8 (3.88%) CircleCI
7 6 (2.91%) Brakeman
7 6 (2.91%) GitLab
7 6 (2.91%) minitest
7 6 (2.91%) RSpec
7 6 (2.91%) RuboCop
8 5 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.94%) Selenium
10 3 (1.46%) Appium
10 3 (1.46%) Calabash
10 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.97%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.97%) JUnit
11 2 (0.97%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (10.19%) Finance
2 13 (6.31%) Law
3 11 (5.34%) Electronics
4 7 (3.40%) Legal
5 6 (2.91%) Banking
6 4 (1.94%) Retail
7 2 (0.97%) Automotive
7 2 (0.97%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 119 (57.77%) Developer
2 45 (21.84%) Java Developer
3 44 (21.36%) Senior Developer
4 28 (13.59%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (13.11%) Software Engineer
6 20 (9.71%) AWS Engineer
7 19 (9.22%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (8.25%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (7.28%) .NET Developer
9 15 (7.28%) Senior Software Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) Consultant
10 12 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
11 11 (5.34%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.85%) Python Developer
13 9 (4.37%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Senior .NET Developer
14 8 (3.88%) .NET Software Developer
14 8 (3.88%) Architect
14 8 (3.88%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (31.55%) Node.js
2 52 (25.24%) .NET
3 38 (18.45%) Hibernate
3 38 (18.45%) Spring
4 36 (17.48%) Spring Boot
5 35 (16.99%) AngularJS
6 26 (12.62%) JSON
7 25 (12.14%) HTML
8 24 (11.65%) Web Services
9 22 (10.68%) .NET Core
10 20 (9.71%) CSS
10 20 (9.71%) React
11 18 (8.74%) ASP.NET
11 18 (8.74%) XML
12 16 (7.77%) REST
13 15 (7.28%) Elastic Stack
14 14 (6.80%) RESTful
14 14 (6.80%) Ruby on Rails
15 11 (5.34%) GraphQL
16 8 (3.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.74%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (8.25%) Cloud Native
3 15 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (6.80%) Private Cloud
5 11 (5.34%) Algorithms
6 10 (4.85%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (3.88%) Enterprise Cloud
7 8 (3.88%) User Experience
8 7 (3.40%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (2.43%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.43%) Social Media
11 3 (1.46%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.97%) Blog
12 2 (0.97%) Life Science
12 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.97%) Robotics
13 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.17%) Linux
2 11 (5.34%) Windows
3 8 (3.88%) Windows 10
3 8 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.97%) AIX
4 2 (0.97%) Android
4 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.97%) Unix
4 2 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (56.80%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (37.38%) Microservices
3 58 (28.16%) TDD
4 52 (25.24%) DevOps
5 48 (23.30%) Multithreading
6 45 (21.84%) Continuous Deployment
7 44 (21.36%) BDD
8 43 (20.87%) E-Commerce
9 40 (19.42%) Software Engineering
10 38 (18.45%) Low Latency
11 21 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (10.19%) Scrum
12 20 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (9.22%) MVC
14 18 (8.74%) Mentoring
14 18 (8.74%) Test Automation
15 14 (6.80%) Coaching
16 13 (6.31%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (6.31%) Machine Learning
17 11 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 70 (33.98%) Java
2 68 (33.01%) JavaScript
3 46 (22.33%) C#
4 38 (18.45%) Java 8
5 33 (16.02%) Python
6 23 (11.17%) SQL
7 19 (9.22%) Ruby
8 16 (7.77%) PowerShell
9 13 (6.31%) Go
9 13 (6.31%) PHP
10 10 (4.85%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.40%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.91%) XPath
13 5 (2.43%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.94%) ES6
15 2 (0.97%) Scala
16 1 (0.49%) F#
Qualifications
1 15 (7.28%) AWS Certification
2 8 (3.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.91%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (15.05%) Docker
2 11 (5.34%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.88%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (3.88%) XenApp
4 6 (2.91%) Varnish
5 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (15.53%) Terraform
2 16 (7.77%) Kubernetes
3 14 (6.80%) Ansible
4 12 (5.83%) Kibana
4 12 (5.83%) logstash
5 8 (3.88%) Nagios
5 8 (3.88%) SCCM
5 8 (3.88%) SCOM
5 8 (3.88%) SCOrch
5 8 (3.88%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.43%) Packer
7 3 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.46%) Puppet
8 1 (0.49%) Consul
8 1 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (9.22%) Sage
2 16 (7.77%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.83%) Google
3 12 (5.83%) Splunk
4 8 (3.88%) Citrix
4 8 (3.88%) HP
5 5 (2.43%) Dynatrace
5 5 (2.43%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.46%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.97%) Acme Packet
7 2 (0.97%) Genesys
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle
7 2 (0.97%) Verint
8 1 (0.49%) VMware
8 1 (0.49%) Zend