Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > North West
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 159 321
Rank change year-on-year +46 +162 +31
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 142 198 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 2.33% 1.95% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.00% 7.19% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 43
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +41.18% -15.00%
10th Percentile £38,150 £37,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £74,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -4.00%

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 North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,028 2,755 2,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.23% 27.15% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,629 2,122 2,354
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +54 115 £62,500 +4.17% 22
Cheshire +6 16 £45,000 -26.23% 2
Merseyside +2 8 £55,000 -8.33%
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 127 (89.44%) AWS
2 101 (71.13%) AWS Lambda
3 56 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (36.62%) DevOps
5 48 (33.80%) JavaScript
6 45 (31.69%) Node.js
7 43 (30.28%) TDD
8 42 (29.58%) Azure
8 42 (29.58%) Docker
9 41 (28.87%) Microservices
10 39 (27.46%) C#
10 39 (27.46%) Java
11 38 (26.76%) .NET
12 36 (25.35%) BDD
13 34 (23.94%) Amazon EC2
14 33 (23.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 32 (22.54%) Amazon S3
16 31 (21.83%) AWS CloudFormation
16 31 (21.83%) Terraform
17 29 (20.42%) Python
18 26 (18.31%) Software Engineering
18 26 (18.31%) Amazon ECS
19 25 (17.61%) Kubernetes
20 24 (16.90%) CSS
20 24 (16.90%) HTML
20 24 (16.90%) Cloud Native
21 23 (16.20%) Continuous Deployment
21 23 (16.20%) Spring
22 21 (14.79%) Spring Boot
23 20 (14.08%) Finance

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 15 (10.56%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (6.34%) CMS
2 9 (6.34%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (6.34%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.82%) Confluence
4 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.70%) IIS
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (6.34%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 127 (89.44%) AWS
2 101 (71.13%) AWS Lambda
3 42 (29.58%) Azure
4 34 (23.94%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (22.54%) Amazon S3
6 31 (21.83%) AWS CloudFormation
7 26 (18.31%) Amazon ECS
8 18 (12.68%) GCP
9 17 (11.97%) PaaS
10 15 (10.56%) SaaS
11 14 (9.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 12 (8.45%) Amazon Kinesis
12 12 (8.45%) IaaS
13 11 (7.75%) AWS CodeCommit
14 9 (6.34%) AWS IoT
15 8 (5.63%) AWS CodeBuild
16 7 (4.93%) Amazon Cognito
17 5 (3.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 4 (2.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 4 (2.82%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) DNS
1 1 (0.70%) Firewall
1 1 (0.70%) HTTP
1 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (8.45%) Amazon Athena
3 10 (7.04%) Big Data
3 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.52%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.52%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.11%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (2.11%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.70%) Power BI
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.70%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 18 (12.68%) Maven
2 16 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.56%) Gradle
4 14 (9.86%) Jenkins
5 9 (6.34%) Appium
5 9 (6.34%) Calabash
5 9 (6.34%) Selenium
6 8 (5.63%) JIRA
7 4 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.41%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.70%) git-flow
9 1 (0.70%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (14.08%) Finance
2 15 (10.56%) Law
3 10 (7.04%) Banking
4 9 (6.34%) Electronics
5 2 (1.41%) Automotive
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (56.34%) Developer
2 34 (23.94%) Senior Developer
3 24 (16.90%) Java Developer
4 20 (14.08%) Software Engineer
5 16 (11.27%) .NET Developer
5 16 (11.27%) Full Stack Developer
6 15 (10.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (9.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (8.45%) AWS Engineer
8 12 (8.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Lead DevOps
9 9 (6.34%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Consultant
10 8 (5.63%) Principal Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Principal Software Engineer
11 7 (4.93%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.93%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.23%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 6 (4.23%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (31.69%) Node.js
2 38 (26.76%) .NET
3 24 (16.90%) CSS
3 24 (16.90%) HTML
4 23 (16.20%) Spring
5 21 (14.79%) Spring Boot
6 20 (14.08%) .NET Core
7 19 (13.38%) AngularJS
8 15 (10.56%) Hibernate
8 15 (10.56%) React
8 15 (10.56%) Web Services
9 14 (9.86%) Vue.js
10 13 (9.15%) Elastic Stack
11 11 (7.75%) ASP.NET
11 11 (7.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (7.04%) GraphQL
13 9 (6.34%) .NET Framework
13 9 (6.34%) Entity Framework
13 9 (6.34%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.90%) Cloud Native
2 10 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.34%) Algorithms
4 8 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (4.93%) User Experience
6 6 (4.23%) Social Media
7 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (2.82%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.11%) e-Learning
8 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.11%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) Life Science
9 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Linux
2 5 (3.52%) Windows
3 4 (2.82%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (36.62%) DevOps
3 43 (30.28%) TDD
4 41 (28.87%) Microservices
5 36 (25.35%) BDD
6 26 (18.31%) Software Engineering
7 23 (16.20%) Continuous Deployment
8 18 (12.68%) Test Automation
9 17 (11.97%) E-Commerce
10 15 (10.56%) Infrastructure as Code
11 14 (9.86%) Low Latency
11 14 (9.86%) Multithreading
11 14 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (9.15%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (9.15%) Machine Learning
12 13 (9.15%) Scrum
13 12 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (8.45%) MVC
14 11 (7.75%) SOA
14 11 (7.75%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 48 (33.80%) JavaScript
2 39 (27.46%) C#
2 39 (27.46%) Java
3 29 (20.42%) Python
4 16 (11.27%) Java 8
5 12 (8.45%) PowerShell
6 11 (7.75%) SQL
7 9 (6.34%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.52%) Go
9 4 (2.82%) PHP
9 4 (2.82%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.11%) C
10 3 (2.11%) ES6
11 2 (1.41%) Groovy
12 1 (0.70%) Scala
12 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.75%) AWS Certification
2 3 (2.11%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (29.58%) Docker
2 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (2.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (21.83%) Terraform
2 25 (17.61%) Kubernetes
3 12 (8.45%) Kibana
3 12 (8.45%) logstash
4 9 (6.34%) Ansible
5 6 (4.23%) Puppet
6 5 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.82%) Nagios
7 4 (2.82%) SCCM
7 4 (2.82%) SCOM
7 4 (2.82%) SCOrch
7 4 (2.82%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (9.86%) Sage
1 14 (9.86%) Splunk
2 9 (6.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.34%) Sitecore
3 8 (5.63%) Google
4 4 (2.82%) Citrix
4 4 (2.82%) HP
5 3 (2.11%) Oracle
6 1 (0.70%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.70%) Zend