Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 237 367
Rank change year-on-year +73 +130 +171
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 145 334 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.75% 1.31% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.83% 4.58% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 165 333 145
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +12.00% +4.17%

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 3,001 7,296 6,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.13% 28.55% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,623 6,123 5,388
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +8.91%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +95 73 £67,500 +11.57% 9
Berkshire +73 43 £80,000 +28.00% 4
Surrey +90 23 £60,000 - 3
Hampshire +44 22 £37,500 -26.83% 6
Oxfordshire +74 16 £63,750 -1.92% 5
Buckinghamshire +63 14 £42,500 -18.27%
West Sussex +44 11 £75,000 +7.14% 1
East Sussex +35 9 £50,000 -28.57% 5
Kent +27 6 £82,500 +83.33% 2
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 107 (73.79%) AWS
2 91 (62.76%) AWS Lambda
3 66 (45.52%) DevOps
4 62 (42.76%) JavaScript
5 61 (42.07%) Azure
6 60 (41.38%) Python
7 54 (37.24%) SaaS
8 52 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (31.72%) Microservices
10 43 (29.66%) Azure Functions
11 39 (26.90%) Terraform
12 37 (25.52%) HTML
13 36 (24.83%) SQL
13 36 (24.83%) React
14 35 (24.14%) Node.js
15 29 (20.00%) AngularJS
15 29 (20.00%) IaaS
15 29 (20.00%) RESTful
16 28 (19.31%) Java
17 26 (17.93%) PaaS
17 26 (17.93%) TypeScript
17 26 (17.93%) Power Platform
18 25 (17.24%) Docker
18 25 (17.24%) Cloud Native
19 24 (16.55%) REST
19 24 (16.55%) PowerShell
19 24 (16.55%) C#
19 24 (16.55%) CSS
20 23 (15.86%) Test Automation
20 23 (15.86%) Mentoring

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 11 (7.59%) Apache
2 4 (2.76%) Confluence
3 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.07%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (73.79%) AWS
2 91 (62.76%) AWS Lambda
3 61 (42.07%) Azure
4 54 (37.24%) SaaS
5 43 (29.66%) Azure Functions
6 29 (20.00%) IaaS
7 26 (17.93%) PaaS
7 26 (17.93%) Power Platform
8 21 (14.48%) PowerApps
9 11 (7.59%) GCP
10 9 (6.21%) Amazon S3
11 6 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (3.45%) Amazon ECS
12 5 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (3.45%) Google App Engine
12 5 (3.45%) Office 365
12 5 (3.45%) Route 53
13 4 (2.76%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.48%) DNS
2 20 (13.79%) Internet
3 3 (2.07%) HTTP
3 3 (2.07%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.69%) Network Security
4 1 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 14 (9.66%) Azure SQL Database
3 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
4 10 (6.90%) MySQL
5 8 (5.52%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.14%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (4.14%) Big Data
6 6 (4.14%) Cosmos DB
7 5 (3.45%) BigQuery
7 5 (3.45%) Blockchain
7 5 (3.45%) Cloud Spanner
7 5 (3.45%) Data Lake
7 5 (3.45%) Power BI
7 5 (3.45%) Qlik Sense
7 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.07%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.14%) JIRA
3 6 (4.14%) Selenium
4 5 (3.45%) CircleCI
4 5 (3.45%) NUnit
4 5 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.45%) Visual Studio Code
5 4 (2.76%) webpack
6 2 (1.38%) Android Studio
6 2 (1.38%) git-flow
6 2 (1.38%) Gradle
6 2 (1.38%) JUnit
6 2 (1.38%) Mockito
7 1 (0.69%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (8.97%) Finance
2 10 (6.90%) Retail
2 10 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.21%) Marketing
4 7 (4.83%) Banking
5 4 (2.76%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (39.31%) Developer
2 23 (15.86%) Cloud Engineer
3 19 (13.10%) AWS Developer
4 16 (11.03%) Cloud Specialist
4 16 (11.03%) Full Stack Developer
4 16 (11.03%) Security Specialist
5 12 (8.28%) Architect
5 12 (8.28%) Azure Specialist
5 12 (8.28%) React Developer
6 10 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) .NET Developer
7 9 (6.21%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) Lead Developer
7 9 (6.21%) Node.js Developer
7 9 (6.21%) SaaS Developer
7 9 (6.21%) Security Architect
7 9 (6.21%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.52%) Azure Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (4.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.52%) HTML
2 36 (24.83%) React
3 35 (24.14%) Node.js
4 29 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 29 (20.00%) RESTful
5 24 (16.55%) CSS
5 24 (16.55%) REST
6 20 (13.79%) Web Services
7 19 (13.10%) .NET
7 19 (13.10%) HTML5
8 13 (8.97%) .NET Core
9 12 (8.28%) Symfony
10 11 (7.59%) .NET Framework
11 10 (6.90%) JSON
11 10 (6.90%) LAMP
11 10 (6.90%) Laravel
12 9 (6.21%) OAuth
12 9 (6.21%) SAML
12 9 (6.21%) Vue.js
13 8 (5.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.24%) Cloud Native
2 13 (8.97%) Public Cloud
3 10 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.52%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.83%) User Experience
6 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.45%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (2.76%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.76%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.07%) Acoustics
8 3 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.69%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.10%) Linux
2 7 (4.83%) Android
2 7 (4.83%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.83%) Windows
3 4 (2.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (45.52%) DevOps
2 52 (35.86%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (31.72%) Microservices
4 23 (15.86%) Mentoring
4 23 (15.86%) Test Automation
5 19 (13.10%) Software Engineering
5 19 (13.10%) Task Automation
6 18 (12.41%) Anomaly Detection
7 17 (11.72%) Scrum
8 15 (10.34%) TDD
9 14 (9.66%) Information Security
10 13 (8.97%) OOP
11 12 (8.28%) Machine Learning
12 11 (7.59%) Coaching
12 11 (7.59%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 11 (7.59%) MVC
12 11 (7.59%) SOLID
13 10 (6.90%) API Design
13 10 (6.90%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 9 (6.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 62 (42.76%) JavaScript
2 60 (41.38%) Python
3 36 (24.83%) SQL
4 28 (19.31%) Java
5 26 (17.93%) TypeScript
6 24 (16.55%) C#
6 24 (16.55%) PowerShell
7 13 (8.97%) PHP
8 11 (7.59%) C
9 7 (4.83%) C++
10 6 (4.14%) ES6
10 6 (4.14%) Rust
11 5 (3.45%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.45%) Kotlin
11 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.07%) Java 8
13 2 (1.38%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.38%) Go
13 2 (1.38%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (8.28%) Degree
2 6 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.07%) CISSP
3 3 (2.07%) PhD
4 1 (0.69%) CISA
4 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (7.59%) GDPR
3 10 (6.90%) NIST
3 10 (6.90%) NIST 800
4 6 (4.14%) SLA
5 2 (1.38%) QA
6 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (17.24%) Docker
2 9 (6.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (26.90%) Terraform
2 18 (12.41%) Ansible
3 11 (7.59%) Puppet
4 10 (6.90%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.45%) Cobbler
6 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.38%) Packer
7 2 (1.38%) Salt
8 1 (0.69%) Istio
Vendors
1 21 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.03%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (6.21%) Google
4 5 (3.45%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 5 (3.45%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.76%) Cisco
6 3 (2.07%) Adobe
6 3 (2.07%) Databricks
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle
7 2 (1.38%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.69%) Capita
8 1 (0.69%) Pega
8 1 (0.69%) WSO2