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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South East
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 119 194 224
Rank change year-on-year +75 +30 +36
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 647 253 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.87% 1.62% 1.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.61% 4.00% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 200 185 152
10th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £37,000
25th Percentile £54,375 £43,750 £52,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £89,850
England median annual salary £77,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +3.70%

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 8,498 6,327 4,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.68% 40.39% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,214 4,805 3,942
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £61,650 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.75% +4.35% +4.55%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Surrey +66 216 £70,000 -6.67% 9
Thames Valley -52 109 £70,000 +21.74% 7
Hampshire +33 102 £60,000 -7.69% 6
Kent +5 89 £87,500 +84.21% 2
East Sussex +28 70 £80,000 +23.08% 4
Berkshire -18 67 £72,500 +16.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -20 30 £56,250 -27.42% 2
Middlesex - 29 - -
West Sussex +12 21 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Oxfordshire -48 14 £77,500 +72.22% 3
Home Counties - 6 £100,000 -
Isle of Wight - 4 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 463 (71.56%) Agile
2 455 (70.32%) AWS
3 396 (61.21%) DevOps
4 335 (51.78%) Azure
5 332 (51.31%) CI/CD
6 301 (46.52%) Python
7 268 (41.42%) Microservices
8 262 (40.49%) Java
9 256 (39.57%) JavaScript
10 243 (37.56%) AWS Lambda
11 228 (35.24%) Software Engineering
12 227 (35.09%) Risk Management
12 227 (35.09%) Docker
13 208 (32.15%) Continuous Integration
14 207 (31.99%) Test Automation
15 196 (30.29%) C#
16 184 (28.44%) .NET
17 181 (27.98%) Degree
17 181 (27.98%) Mentoring
18 174 (26.89%) HTML
19 173 (26.74%) TDD
20 158 (24.42%) PowerShell
21 157 (24.27%) Algorithms
21 157 (24.27%) React
22 156 (24.11%) Computer Science
23 154 (23.80%) Data Structures
24 148 (22.87%) Azure DevOps
25 145 (22.41%) Full Stack Development
26 144 (22.26%) Jenkins
27 142 (21.95%) CSS

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 63 (9.74%) Apache Spark
2 41 (6.34%) Apache
3 25 (3.86%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.78%) IIS
5 13 (2.01%) JBoss
6 11 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.93%) CMS
8 5 (0.77%) Confluence
9 2 (0.31%) WildFly
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.15%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.15%) nginx
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 455 (70.32%) AWS
2 335 (51.78%) Azure
3 243 (37.56%) AWS Lambda
4 148 (22.87%) Azure DevOps
5 133 (20.56%) GCP
6 128 (19.78%) GitHub
7 114 (17.62%) Azure Functions
8 85 (13.14%) SaaS
9 79 (12.21%) Amazon S3
10 74 (11.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 74 (11.44%) Cloud Functions
11 73 (11.28%) OpenShift
12 65 (10.05%) PaaS
13 63 (9.74%) Azure Service Bus
14 62 (9.58%) Azure AKS
15 61 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
16 57 (8.81%) Amazon SQS
17 54 (8.35%) AWS CodePipeline
17 54 (8.35%) GitHub Actions
18 49 (7.57%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 64 (9.89%) Internet
2 26 (4.02%) Wireshark
3 20 (3.09%) HTTP
4 19 (2.94%) Firewall
5 18 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
6 14 (2.16%) DNS
7 2 (0.31%) FTP
7 2 (0.31%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.15%) AMQP
8 1 (0.15%) SSL
8 1 (0.15%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (14.22%) MySQL
2 90 (13.91%) Relational Database
3 88 (13.60%) DynamoDB
4 80 (12.36%) NoSQL
5 59 (9.12%) SQL Server
6 54 (8.35%) Amazon RDS
7 52 (8.04%) MongoDB
8 51 (7.88%) PostgreSQL
9 50 (7.73%) Data Lake
10 44 (6.80%) Big Data
11 35 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 35 (5.41%) Flink
12 29 (4.48%) Power BI
13 27 (4.17%) Amazon Athena
14 26 (4.02%) BigQuery
14 26 (4.02%) Cloud Spanner
15 21 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
16 17 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (1.85%) Hadoop
18 11 (1.70%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 144 (22.26%) Jenkins
2 124 (19.17%) Git (software)
3 115 (17.77%) JIRA
4 72 (11.13%) Maven
5 60 (9.27%) Subversion
6 59 (9.12%) Gradle
7 35 (5.41%) Ant
8 27 (4.17%) Visual Studio
9 23 (3.55%) JUnit
9 23 (3.55%) Mockito
10 17 (2.63%) GitLab
11 12 (1.85%) Storybook
11 12 (1.85%) webpack
12 10 (1.55%) CircleCI
13 9 (1.39%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.24%) Bitbucket
15 5 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
16 4 (0.62%) Grunt
16 4 (0.62%) Postman
17 3 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 129 (19.94%) Finance
2 103 (15.92%) Social Skills
3 101 (15.61%) Manufacturing
4 53 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (7.88%) Legal
6 43 (6.65%) Wearables
7 38 (5.87%) Marketing
8 33 (5.10%) Retail
9 26 (4.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 22 (3.40%) Publishing
11 16 (2.47%) Law
11 16 (2.47%) Spanish Language
12 13 (2.01%) Advertising
13 11 (1.70%) Automotive
14 9 (1.39%) Back Office
15 8 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.77%) Banking
17 4 (0.62%) Electronics
18 2 (0.31%) Public Sector
18 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 164 (25.35%) Developer
2 110 (17.00%) Software Engineer
3 93 (14.37%) Cloud Engineer
4 82 (12.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 81 (12.52%) Principal Engineer
6 74 (11.44%) Architect
7 61 (9.43%) Java Engineer
7 61 (9.43%) Senior Developer
8 56 (8.66%) Data Engineer
9 49 (7.57%) Senior Software Engineer
10 47 (7.26%) Senior DevOps
11 46 (7.11%) Software Developer
12 45 (6.96%) C# Developer
13 44 (6.80%) Principal Software Engineer
14 43 (6.65%) AWS Architect
14 43 (6.65%) Azure Engineer
14 43 (6.65%) Senior Cloud Engineer
15 42 (6.49%) Senior Data Engineer
16 37 (5.72%) .NET Developer
16 37 (5.72%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (28.44%) .NET
2 174 (26.89%) HTML
3 157 (24.27%) React
4 142 (21.95%) CSS
5 122 (18.86%) AngularJS
6 114 (17.62%) Node.js
7 102 (15.77%) RESTful
8 95 (14.68%) HTML5
9 93 (14.37%) REST
9 93 (14.37%) Vue.js
10 87 (13.45%) JSON
11 70 (10.82%) ASP.NET
12 67 (10.36%) CSS3
13 66 (10.20%) WPF
14 65 (10.05%) WinForms
15 55 (8.50%) Elastic Stack
16 48 (7.42%) Spring
17 43 (6.65%) .NET Core
18 40 (6.18%) .NET Framework
19 38 (5.87%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 157 (24.27%) Algorithms
2 154 (23.80%) Data Structures
3 130 (20.09%) Cloud Native
4 97 (14.99%) Life Science
5 74 (11.44%) Linux Command Line
6 47 (7.26%) Renewable Energy
7 41 (6.34%) User Experience
8 34 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (4.79%) Mobile App
10 26 (4.02%) Legacy Applications
10 26 (4.02%) Virtual Team
11 24 (3.71%) IoT
12 19 (2.94%) Public Cloud
13 18 (2.78%) Robotics
14 16 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
15 14 (2.16%) Clustering
15 14 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
15 14 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
15 14 (2.16%) Video\Live Streaming
16 12 (1.85%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 65 (10.05%) Linux
2 59 (9.12%) Unix
3 49 (7.57%) Windows
4 15 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (2.16%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.46%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.15%) Alpine Linux
8 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (71.56%) Agile
2 396 (61.21%) DevOps
3 332 (51.31%) CI/CD
4 268 (41.42%) Microservices
5 228 (35.24%) Software Engineering
6 227 (35.09%) Risk Management
7 208 (32.15%) Continuous Integration
8 207 (31.99%) Test Automation
9 181 (27.98%) Mentoring
10 173 (26.74%) TDD
11 156 (24.11%) Computer Science
12 145 (22.41%) Full Stack Development
13 107 (16.54%) Artificial Intelligence
14 105 (16.23%) Continuous Deployment
15 103 (15.92%) Scrum
16 100 (15.46%) Coaching
17 97 (14.99%) Innovative Thinking
18 96 (14.84%) Data Engineering
19 93 (14.37%) Analytics
19 93 (14.37%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 301 (46.52%) Python
2 262 (40.49%) Java
3 256 (39.57%) JavaScript
4 196 (30.29%) C#
5 158 (24.42%) PowerShell
6 130 (20.09%) SQL
7 84 (12.98%) Bash
8 78 (12.06%) C
9 77 (11.90%) C++
10 65 (10.05%) Objective-C
11 62 (9.58%) Ruby
12 59 (9.12%) Go
13 49 (7.57%) Perl
14 48 (7.42%) PHP
15 47 (7.26%) Scala
16 45 (6.96%) Shell Script
17 13 (2.01%) R
18 11 (1.70%) Clojure
18 11 (1.70%) Lisp
19 10 (1.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 181 (27.98%) Degree
2 87 (13.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (5.26%) TOGAF Certification
4 26 (4.02%) Numerate Degree
5 20 (3.09%) CISSP
6 19 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (2.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 18 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.31%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.31%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (10.97%) Accessibility
2 15 (2.32%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.16%) QA
3 14 (2.16%) SOC 1
3 14 (2.16%) SOC 2
4 2 (0.31%) GDPR
4 2 (0.31%) GRC
4 2 (0.31%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.31%) NIST
5 1 (0.15%) GxP
System Software
1 227 (35.09%) Docker
2 14 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 138 (21.33%) Kubernetes
2 62 (9.58%) Terraform
3 46 (7.11%) Ansible
4 43 (6.65%) Grafana
5 17 (2.63%) Puppet
6 15 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (2.16%) PowerCLI
7 14 (2.16%) Prometheus
8 7 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.46%) Kibana
10 2 (0.31%) Istio
10 2 (0.31%) Rancher
10 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.15%) Consul
11 1 (0.15%) Galera Cluster
11 1 (0.15%) Opsgenie
11 1 (0.15%) yum
Vendors
1 142 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 89 (13.76%) Google
3 39 (6.03%) Databricks
4 25 (3.86%) New Relic
5 22 (3.40%) Red Hat
6 21 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (3.09%) MuleSoft
7 20 (3.09%) Splunk
8 14 (2.16%) Oracle
8 14 (2.16%) VMware
9 7 (1.08%) AppDynamics
9 7 (1.08%) Dataiku
9 7 (1.08%) Refinitiv
9 7 (1.08%) Reuters
10 6 (0.93%) UiPath
11 5 (0.77%) Citrix
12 4 (0.62%) SAP
13 3 (0.46%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.46%) Datto
14 1 (0.15%) Confluent