Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 185 234 305
Rank change year-on-year +49 +71 +163
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 193 219 231
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.53% 1.10% 0.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.88% 3.51% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 144 205 185
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,750 £33,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £53,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £83,375 £87,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

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 4,976 6,243 6,687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.48% 31.30% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4,162 5,405 5,677
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £41,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.91% +3.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +61 93 £60,000 -11.11% 31
Berkshire +38 56 £65,000 -10.34% 18
Surrey +33 38 £66,250 -5.36% 24
East Sussex +53 30 £65,000 - 4
Oxfordshire +53 29 £52,500 +50.00% 8
Hampshire +29 28 £65,000 - 13
Buckinghamshire +15 8 £47,500 -28.30% 5
West Sussex -7 5 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 113 (58.55%) DevOps
2 106 (54.92%) AWS
3 92 (47.67%) Azure
4 76 (39.38%) AWS Lambda
5 73 (37.82%) Azure Functions
5 73 (37.82%) C#
6 71 (36.79%) Microservices
7 68 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (33.68%) Terraform
9 64 (33.16%) JavaScript
10 63 (32.64%) .NET
10 63 (32.64%) Python
11 46 (23.83%) .NET Core
12 45 (23.32%) React
12 45 (23.32%) SQL
13 44 (22.80%) Microsoft
13 44 (22.80%) Kubernetes
14 42 (21.76%) SaaS
14 42 (21.76%) Node.js
15 41 (21.24%) REST
16 37 (19.17%) Amazon S3
16 37 (19.17%) Docker
17 34 (17.62%) AngularJS
17 34 (17.62%) Amazon RDS
18 33 (17.10%) TDD
19 32 (16.58%) Azure Service Bus
20 30 (15.54%) SAML
21 29 (15.03%) ASP.NET
22 28 (14.51%) Amazon EC2
23 27 (13.99%) Amazon EKS

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 25 (12.95%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.66%) Apache
3 7 (3.63%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.59%) Drupal
4 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.59%) WordPress
5 4 (2.07%) IIS
5 4 (2.07%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.04%) CMS
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.52%) Confluence
7 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 106 (54.92%) AWS
2 92 (47.67%) Azure
3 76 (39.38%) AWS Lambda
4 73 (37.82%) Azure Functions
5 42 (21.76%) SaaS
6 37 (19.17%) Amazon S3
7 32 (16.58%) Azure Service Bus
8 28 (14.51%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (13.99%) Amazon EKS
10 24 (12.44%) AWS CloudFormation
11 23 (11.92%) Amazon ECS
11 23 (11.92%) Microsoft 365
12 21 (10.88%) Amazon SQS
13 20 (10.36%) GCP
14 19 (9.84%) Azure Active Directory
14 19 (9.84%) Azure Logic Apps
15 18 (9.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 18 (9.33%) IaaS
15 18 (9.33%) OneDrive
16 17 (8.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.74%) DNS
2 10 (5.18%) Internet
3 9 (4.66%) Firewall
4 8 (4.15%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.59%) IPv4
5 5 (2.59%) VLAN
6 4 (2.07%) HTTP
7 3 (1.55%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.52%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.52%) VPN
8 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.62%) Amazon RDS
2 24 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 23 (11.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 22 (11.40%) Azure SQL Database
4 22 (11.40%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (8.29%) NoSQL
6 15 (7.77%) Amazon Aurora
7 14 (7.25%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.63%) MySQL
9 6 (3.11%) Redis
10 5 (2.59%) Power BI
10 5 (2.59%) SQLPlus
11 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.04%) Data Lake
12 2 (1.04%) Spatial Data
12 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2019
13 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (11.40%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.70%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (3.11%) GitLab
5 5 (2.59%) Metasploit
6 4 (2.07%) Maven
7 3 (1.55%) Postman
7 3 (1.55%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.04%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.52%) JIRA
9 1 (0.52%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.52%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (11.40%) Marketing
2 21 (10.88%) Finance
3 17 (8.81%) Automotive
4 11 (5.70%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.11%) Banking
5 6 (3.11%) Games
5 6 (3.11%) Retail
6 2 (1.04%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (43.01%) Developer
2 34 (17.62%) Cloud Engineer
3 28 (14.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (12.95%) Azure Engineer
5 23 (11.92%) Senior Developer
6 17 (8.81%) .NET Developer
7 15 (7.77%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.25%) Architect
9 13 (6.74%) Backend Developer
9 13 (6.74%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
10 12 (6.22%) Azure Developer
11 11 (5.70%) DevSecOps Engineer
12 10 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (5.18%) Integration Developer
13 9 (4.66%) Senior DevOps
13 9 (4.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 9 (4.66%) Software Developer
14 8 (4.15%) Full Stack Developer
14 8 (4.15%) Senior Cloud Engineer
15 7 (3.63%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (32.64%) .NET
2 46 (23.83%) .NET Core
3 45 (23.32%) React
4 42 (21.76%) Node.js
5 41 (21.24%) REST
6 34 (17.62%) AngularJS
7 30 (15.54%) SAML
8 29 (15.03%) ASP.NET
9 26 (13.47%) Elastic Stack
10 20 (10.36%) GraphQL
11 19 (9.84%) Serverless Framework
12 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET Core
12 17 (8.81%) HTML
13 16 (8.29%) .NET Framework
14 14 (7.25%) CSS
14 14 (7.25%) OAuth
15 12 (6.22%) Django
15 12 (6.22%) Entity Framework
15 12 (6.22%) Flask
16 10 (5.18%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (7.25%) Cloud Native
2 12 (6.22%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (4.66%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (3.63%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.59%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (1.04%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.44%) Linux
2 9 (4.66%) Unix
3 7 (3.63%) Windows
4 5 (2.59%) Kali Linux
4 5 (2.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (58.55%) DevOps
2 71 (36.79%) Microservices
3 68 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (17.10%) TDD
5 27 (13.99%) Scrum
6 23 (11.92%) Software Engineering
7 22 (11.40%) DevSecOps
8 21 (10.88%) Test Automation
9 20 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (9.84%) Configuration Management
11 18 (9.33%) Digital Marketing
11 18 (9.33%) Kanban
11 18 (9.33%) Machine Learning
12 16 (8.29%) Information Security
12 16 (8.29%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (7.77%) API Development
13 15 (7.77%) Computer Science
14 13 (6.74%) Identity Access Management
14 13 (6.74%) SOLID
15 12 (6.22%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (37.82%) C#
2 64 (33.16%) JavaScript
3 63 (32.64%) Python
4 45 (23.32%) SQL
5 20 (10.36%) TypeScript
6 18 (9.33%) PowerShell
7 14 (7.25%) Go
7 14 (7.25%) Java
7 14 (7.25%) PHP
8 12 (6.22%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.66%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.63%) ES6
11 6 (3.11%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.04%) C++
14 1 (0.52%) C
14 1 (0.52%) Java 8
14 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (11.92%) Degree
2 8 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.55%) CISSP
4 2 (1.04%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.52%) CISA
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) PhD
5 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) SLA
2 5 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.07%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) COBIT
4 1 (0.52%) NIST
System Software
1 37 (19.17%) Docker
2 22 (11.40%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.59%) vSphere
4 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 65 (33.68%) Terraform
2 44 (22.80%) Kubernetes
3 13 (6.74%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (5.18%) Grafana
5 7 (3.63%) Ansible
5 7 (3.63%) Prometheus
6 5 (2.59%) Nessus
6 5 (2.59%) Nmap
7 4 (2.07%) Puppet
8 3 (1.55%) Kubeflow
9 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (22.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.84%) Google
3 10 (5.18%) Oracle
4 5 (2.59%) Qualys
4 5 (2.59%) VMware
5 2 (1.04%) Nintex
5 2 (1.04%) Progress
5 2 (1.04%) Veracode
6 1 (0.52%) Databricks
6 1 (0.52%) Pega
6 1 (0.52%) WSO2