Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 188 207
Rank change year-on-year +71 +19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 47 40 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.57% 0.76% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.94% 3.12% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 12
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.35% -
10th Percentile £25,800 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 951 1,283 1,115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 31.82% 24.46% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 631 824 692
Median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,689 £29,775
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Serverless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in Scotland

Serverless
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Serverless in Scotland.

Salary trend for Serverless in Scotland

Serverless
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Serverless in Scotland over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Serverless in Scotland

Serverless
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Edinburgh +70 36 £50,000 - 3
Glasgow +18 13 £50,000 -16.67%
Aberdeen - 1 £57,500 -
Serverless
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 35 (74.47%) AWS
2 25 (53.19%) Python
3 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (46.81%) DevOps
4 21 (44.68%) AWS Lambda
5 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
6 17 (36.17%) Azure
6 17 (36.17%) Node.js
6 17 (36.17%) Infrastructure as Code
7 16 (34.04%) Kubernetes
7 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
8 15 (31.91%) Amazon S3
8 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (31.91%) Docker
8 15 (31.91%) Web Services
9 14 (29.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (27.66%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (27.66%) Linux
10 13 (27.66%) HTML
10 13 (27.66%) TDD
10 13 (27.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 13 (27.66%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (25.53%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (25.53%) CSS
11 12 (25.53%) SaaS
11 12 (25.53%) PaaS
12 11 (23.40%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (23.40%) Terraform
12 11 (23.40%) Amazon ECS
13 10 (21.28%) Amazon Athena

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 13 (27.66%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.64%) nginx
3 3 (6.38%) CMS
3 3 (6.38%) Gluu
Cloud Services
1 35 (74.47%) AWS
2 21 (44.68%) AWS Lambda
3 17 (36.17%) Azure
4 15 (31.91%) Amazon S3
5 13 (27.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 12 (25.53%) PaaS
6 12 (25.53%) SaaS
7 11 (23.40%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (23.40%) Amazon ECS
8 9 (19.15%) Azure Functions
9 7 (14.89%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (10.64%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (10.64%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (10.64%) GCP
10 5 (10.64%) IaaS
11 3 (6.38%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (6.38%) AWS Fargate
11 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (6.38%) GitHub
11 3 (6.38%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.38%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (6.38%) OpenVPN
2 3 (6.38%) SSL
2 3 (6.38%) tcpdump
2 3 (6.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (21.28%) Amazon Athena
3 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.64%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (6.38%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.13%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.13%) Ingres
7 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (10.64%) webpack
4 3 (6.38%) Selenium
4 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.38%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Public Sector
3 4 (8.51%) Games
4 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Developer
1 11 (23.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (8.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Azure Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.38%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.38%) Python Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) SaaS Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) Node.js
2 15 (31.91%) Web Services
3 13 (27.66%) Elastic Stack
3 13 (27.66%) HTML
4 12 (25.53%) CSS
5 10 (21.28%) React
6 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.64%) Gherkin
8 4 (8.51%) .NET
8 4 (8.51%) HTML5
9 3 (6.38%) .NET Core
9 3 (6.38%) Django
9 3 (6.38%) Flutter
9 3 (6.38%) Kafka
9 3 (6.38%) Lambda Expressions
9 3 (6.38%) Nightwatchjs
9 3 (6.38%) OpenID
9 3 (6.38%) RESTful
9 3 (6.38%) Sass
10 2 (4.26%) AWS Amplify
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Public Cloud
2 8 (17.02%) Cloud Native
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Animation
4 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.38%) Debian
4 3 (6.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (46.81%) DevOps
2 17 (36.17%) Infrastructure as Code
3 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
4 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (27.66%) TDD
6 12 (25.53%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.77%) Decision-Making
8 6 (12.77%) Load Balancing
8 6 (12.77%) Microservices
8 6 (12.77%) Mobile Development
8 6 (12.77%) Project Delivery
8 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.64%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.64%) Open Source
9 5 (10.64%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Python
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.02%) Go
4 7 (14.89%) C#
4 7 (14.89%) Java
5 6 (12.77%) ES6
6 5 (10.64%) Ruby
7 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
7 4 (8.51%) SQL
7 4 (8.51%) TypeScript
8 3 (6.38%) AWK
8 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.38%) Dart
8 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) sed
9 2 (4.26%) Java 8
10 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) iptables
2 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) Kubernetes
2 11 (23.40%) Terraform
3 10 (21.28%) Kibana
3 10 (21.28%) logstash
4 6 (12.77%) Ansible
5 5 (10.64%) Puppet
5 5 (10.64%) Rancher
6 3 (6.38%) Munin
6 3 (6.38%) Nagios
6 3 (6.38%) OSSEC
6 3 (6.38%) Packer
7 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (2.13%) CFEngine
8 1 (2.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Splunk
2 8 (17.02%) Google
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) Lets Encrypt
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) SaltStack