Period
to 21 January 2022

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 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 95 152 273
Rank change year-on-year +57 +121 +60
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 597 200 234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.33% 2.01% 1.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.06% 5.12% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 264 164 205
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,900 £41,876
25th Percentile £52,188 £48,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £99,250 £90,000 £80,750
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +8.00%

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 7,406 3,910 7,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.29% 39.24% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5,241 3,348 6,006
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,525 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Thames Valley +3 179 £65,000 - 16
Surrey +33 176 £70,000 +7.69% 14
Buckinghamshire +22 82 £71,250 +29.55% 1
Hampshire -18 82 £57,500 +43.75% 12
Kent +16 79 £65,000 -21.21% 2
Berkshire -35 65 £70,000 +7.69% 12
Oxfordshire -11 33 £50,000 -16.67% 3
West Sussex +34 31 £62,500 +8.70% 4
East Sussex -32 26 £52,106 -5.26%
Home Counties - 20 £100,000 -
Middlesex - 5 - -
Sussex -2 1 - - 2
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 392 (65.66%) Azure
2 371 (62.14%) AWS
3 350 (58.63%) DevOps
4 338 (56.62%) Agile Software Development
5 294 (49.25%) C#
6 272 (45.56%) CI/CD
7 258 (43.22%) JavaScript
8 242 (40.54%) Python
9 230 (38.53%) Java
10 214 (35.85%) Risk Management
11 204 (34.17%) .NET
11 204 (34.17%) AWS Lambda
12 191 (31.99%) Docker
13 185 (30.99%) Analytics
14 175 (29.31%) Software Engineering
15 164 (27.47%) React
16 161 (26.97%) Azure Functions
17 157 (26.30%) Microservices
18 147 (24.62%) Degree
19 144 (24.12%) Microsoft
20 136 (22.78%) GitHub
21 132 (22.11%) Node.js
22 131 (21.94%) Full Stack Development
23 128 (21.44%) SDLC
24 117 (19.60%) Amazon S3
25 114 (19.10%) SQL
26 112 (18.76%) Continuous Integration
27 111 (18.59%) Git (software)
27 111 (18.59%) Test Automation
27 111 (18.59%) 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 26 (4.36%) Apache
1 26 (4.36%) Apache Spark
2 23 (3.85%) Apache Airflow
3 21 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (3.02%) Confluence
6 6 (1.01%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.67%) JBoss
7 4 (0.67%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.67%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.50%) CMS
9 2 (0.34%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 21 (3.52%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 392 (65.66%) Azure
2 371 (62.14%) AWS
3 204 (34.17%) AWS Lambda
4 161 (26.97%) Azure Functions
5 136 (22.78%) GitHub
6 117 (19.60%) Amazon S3
7 105 (17.59%) Amazon EKS
8 92 (15.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 82 (13.74%) SaaS
10 80 (13.40%) OpenShift
11 79 (13.23%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 75 (12.56%) Azure Monitor
13 74 (12.40%) GCP
14 73 (12.23%) Azure Event Grid
15 66 (11.06%) Azure Service Bus
16 64 (10.72%) Amazon SQS
17 59 (9.88%) AWS CloudFormation
17 59 (9.88%) Azure Logic Apps
18 58 (9.72%) Azure Data Factory
19 57 (9.55%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 57 (9.55%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (1.01%) Internet
3 4 (0.67%) DNS
3 4 (0.67%) Firewall
3 4 (0.67%) HTTP
3 4 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.50%) SSL
5 2 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (13.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 78 (13.07%) Data Lake
3 75 (12.56%) Amazon RDS
3 75 (12.56%) PostgreSQL
4 72 (12.06%) Big Data
5 68 (11.39%) SQL Server
6 66 (11.06%) NoSQL
7 40 (6.70%) Redis
8 31 (5.19%) Amazon Redshift
9 29 (4.86%) Amazon Athena
9 29 (4.86%) Electronic Patient Records
10 28 (4.69%) MySQL
11 25 (4.19%) MongoDB
11 25 (4.19%) Relational Database
12 23 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (3.18%) Power BI
14 15 (2.51%) Azure SQL Database
14 15 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (1.84%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 111 (18.59%) Git (software)
2 82 (13.74%) Jenkins
3 59 (9.88%) JIRA
4 17 (2.85%) GitLab
5 15 (2.51%) Visual Studio
6 12 (2.01%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.51%) kappa
8 8 (1.34%) webpack
9 7 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (1.17%) Storybook
10 6 (1.01%) git-flow
10 6 (1.01%) RStudio
11 5 (0.84%) Mocha
12 4 (0.67%) gulp
12 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.50%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.50%) Grunt
13 3 (0.50%) JUnit
13 3 (0.50%) PyCharm
13 3 (0.50%) SonarQube
General
1 111 (18.59%) Social Skills
2 72 (12.06%) Retail
3 42 (7.04%) Finance
4 36 (6.03%) Marketing
5 31 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.36%) Organisational Skills
7 22 (3.69%) Publishing
8 13 (2.18%) Automotive
8 13 (2.18%) Banking
8 13 (2.18%) Law
8 13 (2.18%) Legal
9 12 (2.01%) Wearables
10 11 (1.84%) Spanish Language
11 10 (1.68%) Public Sector
12 9 (1.51%) Back Office
12 9 (1.51%) Electronics
12 9 (1.51%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.84%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.50%) Documentation Skills
14 3 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 213 (35.68%) Developer
2 108 (18.09%) Software Engineer
3 101 (16.92%) Senior Developer
4 78 (13.07%) Security Engineer
5 69 (11.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 66 (11.06%) C# Developer
7 62 (10.39%) Data Engineer
8 57 (9.55%) Architect
9 55 (9.21%) .NET Developer
9 55 (9.21%) Principal Engineer
9 55 (9.21%) Senior C# Developer
10 52 (8.71%) Principal Software Engineer
11 50 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
12 48 (8.04%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 48 (8.04%) Senior Data Engineer
12 48 (8.04%) Senior Security Engineer
13 44 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
13 44 (7.37%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 41 (6.87%) Azure Developer
15 38 (6.37%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (34.17%) .NET
2 164 (27.47%) React
3 132 (22.11%) Node.js
4 107 (17.92%) REST
5 85 (14.24%) RESTful
6 73 (12.23%) HTML
7 69 (11.56%) .NET Core
8 66 (11.06%) AngularJS
9 64 (10.72%) CSS
10 63 (10.55%) JSON
11 52 (8.71%) Spring
12 46 (7.71%) ASP.NET
12 46 (7.71%) Kafka
13 43 (7.20%) Spring Boot
13 43 (7.20%) XML
14 42 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (6.70%) HTML5
16 38 (6.37%) Sass
17 37 (6.20%) CSS3
18 36 (6.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 106 (17.76%) Cloud Native
2 61 (10.22%) Public Cloud
3 44 (7.37%) User Experience
4 37 (6.20%) Mobile App
4 37 (6.20%) Virtual Team
5 34 (5.70%) Self-Motivation
6 33 (5.53%) Algorithms
6 33 (5.53%) Data Structures
7 27 (4.52%) iPad
7 27 (4.52%) Management Information System
8 21 (3.52%) Renewable Energy
9 10 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (0.84%) Marketing Technology
10 5 (0.84%) Robotics
11 4 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.67%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.34%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.34%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.34%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 92 (15.41%) Linux
2 78 (13.07%) Windows
3 34 (5.70%) Unix
4 22 (3.69%) Mac OS
5 7 (1.17%) Alpine Linux
5 7 (1.17%) Android
5 7 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.17%) CentOS
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (58.63%) DevOps
2 338 (56.62%) Agile Software Development
3 272 (45.56%) CI/CD
4 214 (35.85%) Risk Management
5 185 (30.99%) Analytics
6 175 (29.31%) Software Engineering
7 157 (26.30%) Microservices
8 131 (21.94%) Full Stack Development
9 128 (21.44%) SDLC
10 112 (18.76%) Continuous Integration
11 111 (18.59%) Mentoring
11 111 (18.59%) Test Automation
12 109 (18.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 107 (17.92%) TDD
14 104 (17.42%) Computer Science
15 91 (15.24%) Scrum
16 90 (15.08%) Data Analytics
17 69 (11.56%) Functional Testing
18 65 (10.89%) Thought Leadership
19 64 (10.72%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 294 (49.25%) C#
2 258 (43.22%) JavaScript
3 242 (40.54%) Python
4 230 (38.53%) Java
5 114 (19.10%) SQL
6 104 (17.42%) PowerShell
7 72 (12.06%) Scala
8 69 (11.56%) Bash
9 62 (10.39%) C
9 62 (10.39%) C++
9 62 (10.39%) TypeScript
10 53 (8.88%) Perl
11 39 (6.53%) Shell Script
12 33 (5.53%) PHP
13 27 (4.52%) Kotlin
14 26 (4.36%) Go
15 25 (4.19%) Ruby
16 22 (3.69%) VB
17 20 (3.35%) Objective-C
17 20 (3.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 147 (24.62%) Degree
2 57 (9.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 57 (9.55%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (9.55%) CISSP
3 52 (8.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 49 (8.21%) AWS Certification
5 36 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (3.52%) GCFA
6 21 (3.52%) GCFE
6 21 (3.52%) GCIA
6 21 (3.52%) GCIH
6 21 (3.52%) SANS
7 16 (2.68%) TOGAF Certification
8 13 (2.18%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.51%) CCSP
10 7 (1.17%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.52%) Accessibility
2 14 (2.35%) QA
3 6 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.67%) GxP
5 2 (0.34%) GDPR
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 191 (31.99%) Docker
2 50 (8.38%) Active Directory
3 36 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.34%) Firmware
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 107 (17.92%) Kubernetes
2 95 (15.91%) Terraform
3 53 (8.88%) Ansible
4 4 (0.67%) Puppet
4 4 (0.67%) Rancher
5 3 (0.50%) Kibana
6 2 (0.34%) Consul
6 2 (0.34%) Grafana
6 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 144 (24.12%) Microsoft
2 83 (13.90%) Databricks
3 38 (6.37%) VMware
4 34 (5.70%) Oracle
5 31 (5.19%) Citrix
6 26 (4.36%) Red Hat
7 22 (3.69%) Google
8 9 (1.51%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.17%) StreamSets
10 6 (1.01%) Elastic Path
10 6 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.84%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.34%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.34%) Netlify
12 2 (0.34%) Rollbar
12 2 (0.34%) SAP
12 2 (0.34%) Splunk
13 1 (0.17%) New Relic
13 1 (0.17%) Pega
13 1 (0.17%) WSO2