Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South East
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 240 299 484
Rank change year-on-year +59 +185 +64
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 229 228 95
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.08% 0.85% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.45% 3.43% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 231 208 55
Median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% +11.36% -15.38%
10th Percentile £43,000 £34,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £112,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -2.04%

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 6,634 6,652 6,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.16% 24.86% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5,661 5,611 5,545
Median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 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
Thames Valley +50 90 £67,500 +12.50% 15
Hampshire +11 55 £65,000 -7.14% 5
Berkshire +20 54 £72,500 +20.83% 9
Surrey +70 45 £65,000 +30.00% 12
West Sussex +46 29 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Buckinghamshire +55 28 £65,000 +10.64% 3
Oxfordshire +23 8 £35,000 -40.43% 3
East Sussex -2 5 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Middlesex - 2 £72,500 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £65,000 -
Serverless
England

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

1 133 (58.08%) AWS
2 102 (44.54%) AWS Lambda
3 85 (37.12%) Azure
4 81 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (33.19%) DevOps
6 73 (31.88%) JavaScript
7 68 (29.69%) C#
8 66 (28.82%) Java
9 64 (27.95%) .NET
10 58 (25.33%) Python
11 55 (24.02%) SQL
12 51 (22.27%) Azure Functions
13 44 (19.21%) Microservices
14 42 (18.34%) Node.js
15 41 (17.90%) Terraform
15 41 (17.90%) Microsoft
15 41 (17.90%) Git (software)
16 40 (17.47%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (17.47%) SQL Server
17 38 (16.59%) TDD
17 38 (16.59%) SOLID
17 38 (16.59%) Kubernetes
18 37 (16.16%) AngularJS
18 37 (16.16%) Test Automation
19 36 (15.72%) Jenkins
20 34 (14.85%) Software Engineering
21 33 (14.41%) Amazon S3
21 33 (14.41%) HTML
22 32 (13.97%) RESTful
22 32 (13.97%) Analytics

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 19 (8.30%) BizTalk Server
2 18 (7.86%) IIS
3 9 (3.93%) Apache
4 6 (2.62%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.18%) CMS
5 5 (2.18%) Confluence
6 3 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.87%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.44%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.44%) JBoss
8 1 (0.44%) nginx
8 1 (0.44%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 133 (58.08%) AWS
2 102 (44.54%) AWS Lambda
3 85 (37.12%) Azure
4 51 (22.27%) Azure Functions
5 33 (14.41%) Amazon S3
6 28 (12.23%) PaaS
7 26 (11.35%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (9.61%) AWS CloudFormation
9 21 (9.17%) Amazon Cognito
9 21 (9.17%) SaaS
10 19 (8.30%) GitHub
11 16 (6.99%) AWS Step Functions
12 15 (6.55%) Amazon ECS
13 14 (6.11%) GCP
13 14 (6.11%) IaaS
14 11 (4.80%) Kong
15 10 (4.37%) AWS CodePipeline
16 8 (3.49%) AWS Fargate
16 8 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
16 8 (3.49%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.80%) Firewall
2 8 (3.49%) Internet
3 6 (2.62%) DNS
4 4 (1.75%) HTTP
5 3 (1.31%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.44%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.44%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) RTP
6 1 (0.44%) SSH
6 1 (0.44%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.44%) VoIP
6 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.47%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.10%) Azure SQL Database
3 20 (8.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 18 (7.86%) MySQL
5 15 (6.55%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (6.11%) Big Data
6 14 (6.11%) NoSQL
7 13 (5.68%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (5.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 13 (5.68%) MongoDB
8 12 (5.24%) Data Lake
9 11 (4.80%) Amazon Aurora
10 9 (3.93%) Cosmos DB
11 7 (3.06%) Redis
12 5 (2.18%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.18%) Power BI
13 4 (1.75%) Amazon Athena
14 3 (1.31%) Blockchain
14 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (17.90%) Git (software)
2 36 (15.72%) Jenkins
3 19 (8.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (5.68%) JIRA
5 11 (4.80%) Maven
5 11 (4.80%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.06%) CircleCI
6 7 (3.06%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.06%) Gradle
6 7 (3.06%) NUnit
6 7 (3.06%) Subversion
6 7 (3.06%) Visual Studio Code
7 6 (2.62%) Selenium
7 6 (2.62%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.75%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.75%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.75%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.31%) git-flow
General
1 20 (8.73%) Finance
1 20 (8.73%) Marketing
1 20 (8.73%) Retail
2 7 (3.06%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.62%) Games
4 5 (2.18%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.31%) Electronics
5 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (31.88%) Developer
2 36 (15.72%) Architect
3 32 (13.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (10.48%) Senior Developer
5 21 (9.17%) Consultant
6 20 (8.73%) .NET Developer
6 20 (8.73%) AWS Engineer
7 19 (8.30%) Azure Consultant
8 18 (7.86%) Software Engineer
8 18 (7.86%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (7.42%) BizTalk Consultant
9 17 (7.42%) Principal Consultant
10 15 (6.55%) AWS Developer
10 15 (6.55%) Java Developer
11 12 (5.24%) Azure Developer
12 11 (4.80%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (4.80%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (4.37%) AWS DevOps
13 10 (4.37%) Full Stack Developer
13 10 (4.37%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (27.95%) .NET
2 42 (18.34%) Node.js
3 37 (16.16%) AngularJS
4 33 (14.41%) HTML
5 32 (13.97%) RESTful
6 30 (13.10%) .NET Core
7 28 (12.23%) XML
8 27 (11.79%) CSS
9 24 (10.48%) Web Services
10 23 (10.04%) .NET Framework
11 22 (9.61%) React
12 20 (8.73%) REST
13 17 (7.42%) MSMQ
13 17 (7.42%) WCF
14 14 (6.11%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (5.68%) JSON
15 13 (5.68%) Sass
16 12 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (5.24%) GraphQL
16 12 (5.24%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.80%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.49%) Cloud Native
3 8 (3.49%) Public Cloud
3 8 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.18%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.18%) EPoS
4 5 (2.18%) Marketing Technology
5 4 (1.75%) Acoustics
5 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.75%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.31%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.87%) Smart City
8 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.99%) Linux
1 16 (6.99%) Windows
2 6 (2.62%) Android
2 6 (2.62%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.75%) Unix
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (33.19%) DevOps
3 44 (19.21%) Microservices
4 40 (17.47%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (16.59%) SOLID
5 38 (16.59%) TDD
6 37 (16.16%) Test Automation
7 34 (14.85%) Software Engineering
8 32 (13.97%) Analytics
9 26 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (10.48%) OO
11 22 (9.61%) SOA
12 21 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (8.30%) SDLC
14 18 (7.86%) BDD
14 18 (7.86%) Mentoring
15 17 (7.42%) Line Management
15 17 (7.42%) Storage Management
16 16 (6.99%) Front End Development
16 16 (6.99%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (31.88%) JavaScript
2 68 (29.69%) C#
3 66 (28.82%) Java
4 58 (25.33%) Python
5 55 (24.02%) SQL
6 27 (11.79%) TypeScript
7 18 (7.86%) ES6
8 17 (7.42%) PowerShell
9 13 (5.68%) PHP
10 12 (5.24%) Go
11 10 (4.37%) Bash Shell
12 9 (3.93%) Kotlin
13 7 (3.06%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.18%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.75%) Scala
16 3 (1.31%) C
16 3 (1.31%) Java 8
16 3 (1.31%) Ruby
17 2 (0.87%) C++
17 2 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (5.68%) Degree
2 10 (4.37%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.68%) QA
2 7 (3.06%) GDPR
3 6 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.87%) NIST
5 2 (0.87%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (11.35%) Docker
2 3 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (17.90%) Terraform
2 38 (16.59%) Kubernetes
3 17 (7.42%) Ansible
4 8 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.62%) Puppet
6 4 (1.75%) Grafana
6 4 (1.75%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.31%) Packer
8 2 (0.87%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.87%) Istio
8 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.87%) Salt
8 2 (0.87%) SCCM
9 1 (0.44%) Consul
9 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.44%) Kibana
9 1 (0.44%) logstash
9 1 (0.44%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.80%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (3.93%) Google
4 6 (2.62%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 5 (2.18%) SAP
6 4 (1.75%) Adobe
6 4 (1.75%) DevExpress
6 4 (1.75%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.31%) BT
7 3 (1.31%) Databricks
8 2 (0.87%) Alteryx
8 2 (0.87%) Cisco
8 2 (0.87%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.87%) HP
8 2 (0.87%) Tableau
8 2 (0.87%) Vertica
8 2 (0.87%) VMware
9 1 (0.44%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.44%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.44%) Talend