Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 201 209 244
Rank change year-on-year +8 +35 +176
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 261 158 324
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.60% 1.29% 1.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.97% 3.91% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 200 146 275
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £46,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £61,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +6.56% +6.09%
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £75,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £89,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +12.50%

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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,580 4,036 7,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.29% 32.96% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,923 3,537 6,290
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Serverless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the South East

Serverless
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Serverless in the South East.

Salary trend for Serverless in the South East

Serverless
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Serverless in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Serverless in the South East

Serverless
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Thames Valley -9 130 £60,000 -11.11% 31
Berkshire -14 79 £62,500 -21.88% 14
Hampshire -56 42 £65,000 +56.63% 11
Oxfordshire +9 35 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Surrey -28 26 £75,000 +27.66% 10
East Sussex 0 23 £85,000 +36.00%
Kent -3 23 £47,500 -44.12% 4
Buckinghamshire -33 16 £77,500 +34.78% 13
West Sussex -14 6 £62,500 -3.85%
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 124 (47.51%) DevOps
2 122 (46.74%) AWS
3 121 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (43.30%) Microservices
5 102 (39.08%) Azure
6 94 (36.02%) .NET
7 91 (34.87%) AWS Lambda
8 86 (32.95%) Social Skills
9 85 (32.57%) C#
9 85 (32.57%) JavaScript
10 74 (28.35%) Kubernetes
11 73 (27.97%) Docker
12 72 (27.59%) SQL
13 70 (26.82%) REST
14 69 (26.44%) Python
15 68 (26.05%) Azure Functions
16 67 (25.67%) Terraform
17 64 (24.52%) React
17 64 (24.52%) Problem-Solving
18 62 (23.75%) SaaS
18 62 (23.75%) TDD
19 57 (21.84%) Java
20 51 (19.54%) Scrum
20 51 (19.54%) Node.js
21 44 (16.86%) AWS CloudFormation
21 44 (16.86%) .NET Core
22 42 (16.09%) Jenkins
23 41 (15.71%) GitHub
23 41 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
24 40 (15.33%) GraphQL

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.45%) CMS
3 7 (2.68%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.30%) WordPress
5 4 (1.53%) Apache
5 4 (1.53%) Confluence
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (1.15%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.38%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.38%) Drupal
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 122 (46.74%) AWS
2 102 (39.08%) Azure
3 91 (34.87%) AWS Lambda
4 68 (26.05%) Azure Functions
5 62 (23.75%) SaaS
6 44 (16.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 41 (15.71%) GitHub
8 39 (14.94%) Amazon S3
9 36 (13.79%) Amazon SQS
10 32 (12.26%) Amazon ECS
11 29 (11.11%) GCP
12 25 (9.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 24 (9.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 22 (8.43%) Azure Event Grid
15 20 (7.66%) Amazon EC2
16 19 (7.28%) PaaS
17 17 (6.51%) AWS Fargate
18 16 (6.13%) Amazon EKS
19 14 (5.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 13 (4.98%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.68%) Internet
2 5 (1.92%) Firewall
3 3 (1.15%) DNS
3 3 (1.15%) SSH
3 3 (1.15%) VPN
4 2 (0.77%) HTTP
5 1 (0.38%) IPv4
5 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.38%) VLAN
5 1 (0.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.03%) Amazon RDS
3 30 (11.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 26 (9.96%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (9.20%) Big Data
6 22 (8.43%) NoSQL
7 17 (6.51%) MySQL
8 15 (5.75%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (4.60%) Redis
10 11 (4.21%) Amazon Aurora
11 9 (3.45%) MongoDB
12 8 (3.07%) GIS
12 8 (3.07%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (3.07%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (3.07%) SQL Server 2019
12 8 (3.07%) SQLPlus
13 6 (2.30%) Spatial Data
14 4 (1.53%) Data Lake
14 4 (1.53%) Power BI
15 3 (1.15%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 42 (16.09%) Jenkins
2 29 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.60%) JIRA
4 8 (3.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (3.07%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.68%) Maven
6 6 (2.30%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.92%) Grunt
7 5 (1.92%) Postman
8 4 (1.53%) Selenium
8 4 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.15%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.15%) Cypress.io
9 3 (1.15%) GitLab
9 3 (1.15%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.77%) git-flow
10 2 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.77%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.38%) Gradle
General
1 86 (32.95%) Social Skills
2 24 (9.20%) Organisational Skills
3 22 (8.43%) Marketing
4 17 (6.51%) Aerospace
5 15 (5.75%) Automotive
6 13 (4.98%) Retail
7 12 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.07%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.68%) Finance
10 5 (1.92%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.15%) Electronics
11 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.77%) Banking
12 2 (0.77%) Legal
13 1 (0.38%) Billing
13 1 (0.38%) Games
13 1 (0.38%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 131 (50.19%) Developer
2 59 (22.61%) Senior Developer
3 36 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 29 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 27 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 24 (9.20%) C# Developer
6 24 (9.20%) Cloud Engineer
7 22 (8.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (8.43%) Senior Web Developer
8 20 (7.66%) Senior DevOps
8 20 (7.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 17 (6.51%) React Developer
10 16 (6.13%) AWS Engineer
10 16 (6.13%) Lead Developer
11 15 (5.75%) Azure Engineer
11 15 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (5.36%) Architect
13 13 (4.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 13 (4.98%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (36.02%) .NET
2 70 (26.82%) REST
3 64 (24.52%) React
4 51 (19.54%) Node.js
5 44 (16.86%) .NET Core
6 40 (15.33%) GraphQL
7 32 (12.26%) .NET Framework
7 32 (12.26%) Spring
8 24 (9.20%) AngularJS
9 23 (8.81%) Sass
10 22 (8.43%) Middleware
11 21 (8.05%) Hibernate
11 21 (8.05%) JavaBeans
12 20 (7.66%) ASP.NET
13 15 (5.75%) RESTful
14 14 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (5.36%) Elastic Stack
14 14 (5.36%) Serverless Framework
15 12 (4.60%) Symfony
16 11 (4.21%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.66%) Cloud Native
2 11 (4.21%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (2.68%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.53%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.15%) Legacy Applications
8 2 (0.77%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.77%) Legacy Systems
9 1 (0.38%) EPoS
9 1 (0.38%) iPad
9 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.38%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.73%) Linux
2 7 (2.68%) Unix
2 7 (2.68%) Windows
3 4 (1.53%) Amazon Linux
3 4 (1.53%) CentOS
4 2 (0.77%) Android
4 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) VMS
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (47.51%) DevOps
2 121 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (43.30%) Microservices
4 64 (24.52%) Problem-Solving
5 62 (23.75%) TDD
6 51 (19.54%) Scrum
7 41 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (14.56%) BDD
9 36 (13.79%) Web Development
10 32 (12.26%) Analytics
11 28 (10.73%) Coaching
11 28 (10.73%) Data Analytics
12 27 (10.34%) Test Automation
13 26 (9.96%) SOA
14 25 (9.58%) Infrastructure as Code
14 25 (9.58%) Mentoring
15 23 (8.81%) Computer Science
15 23 (8.81%) Open Source
15 23 (8.81%) Pair Programming
16 22 (8.43%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.57%) C#
1 85 (32.57%) JavaScript
2 72 (27.59%) SQL
3 69 (26.44%) Python
4 57 (21.84%) Java
5 38 (14.56%) TypeScript
6 27 (10.34%) PHP
7 25 (9.58%) Java 8
8 21 (8.05%) Go
9 16 (6.13%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.21%) ES6
10 11 (4.21%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.45%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.92%) Dart
12 5 (1.92%) Scala
13 2 (0.77%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) C++
14 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (11.49%) Degree
2 29 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 23 (8.81%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.83%) AWS Certification
4 10 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.07%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.53%) SLA
4 2 (0.77%) COBIT
4 2 (0.77%) NIST
5 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 73 (27.97%) Docker
2 11 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 74 (28.35%) Kubernetes
2 67 (25.67%) Terraform
3 12 (4.60%) Ansible
4 10 (3.83%) Grafana
5 7 (2.68%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (2.68%) Prometheus
6 6 (2.30%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.15%) Kubeflow
8 2 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.38%) Kibana
9 1 (0.38%) linkerd
9 1 (0.38%) logstash
9 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.20%) Google
3 16 (6.13%) Oracle
4 8 (3.07%) Nintex
5 5 (1.92%) SAP
6 4 (1.53%) Apple
7 3 (1.15%) Databricks
7 3 (1.15%) VMware
8 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.38%) Cognos
9 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.38%) Netlify
9 1 (0.38%) Pega
9 1 (0.38%) Progress
9 1 (0.38%) Splunk
9 1 (0.38%) Veracode
9 1 (0.38%) Verint
9 1 (0.38%) WSO2