Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 144 268 332
Rank change year-on-year +124 +64 +172
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 200 237 200
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.02% 1.02% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.22% 3.40% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 212 229 172
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +16.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,876 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £83,625
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +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 3,833 6,970 6,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.73% 29.90% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,269 5,964 5,083
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
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 15 January 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 15 January 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 +117 91 £65,000 - 15
Berkshire +78 64 £77,500 +6.90% 8
Surrey +84 42 £65,000 -1.89% 3
East Sussex +65 31 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Hampshire +51 21 £40,000 -36.00% 3
Oxfordshire +54 19 £52,500 -19.23% 3
West Sussex +10 11 £57,500 -11.54%
Buckinghamshire +43 8 £55,000 -12.00% 4
Kent +29 5 £82,500 +141.19% 2
Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 120 (60.00%) AWS
2 110 (55.00%) Azure
3 102 (51.00%) DevOps
4 100 (50.00%) Azure Functions
5 97 (48.50%) AWS Lambda
6 80 (40.00%) Python
7 71 (35.50%) Terraform
8 65 (32.50%) JavaScript
8 65 (32.50%) Microservices
9 64 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (31.50%) SaaS
11 56 (28.00%) C#
12 48 (24.00%) Microsoft
13 46 (23.00%) .NET
14 41 (20.50%) React
14 41 (20.50%) SQL
15 40 (20.00%) IaaS
16 37 (18.50%) SAML
17 35 (17.50%) Node.js
17 35 (17.50%) PaaS
17 35 (17.50%) PowerShell
18 34 (17.00%) Scrum
19 33 (16.50%) Test Automation
19 33 (16.50%) Cloud Native
20 32 (16.00%) .NET Core
20 32 (16.00%) TypeScript
21 31 (15.50%) Office 365
22 30 (15.00%) Azure SQL Database
22 30 (15.00%) AngularJS
22 30 (15.00%) Docker

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 28 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.00%) Apache
3 7 (3.50%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.50%) Drupal
5 3 (1.50%) WordPress
6 2 (1.00%) IIS
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.50%) Confluence
7 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 120 (60.00%) AWS
2 110 (55.00%) Azure
3 100 (50.00%) Azure Functions
4 97 (48.50%) AWS Lambda
5 63 (31.50%) SaaS
6 40 (20.00%) IaaS
7 35 (17.50%) PaaS
8 31 (15.50%) Office 365
9 30 (15.00%) Power Platform
10 27 (13.50%) Azure Active Directory
11 26 (13.00%) PowerApps
12 22 (11.00%) OneDrive
13 21 (10.50%) Logic Apps
14 19 (9.50%) Amazon EC2
15 18 (9.00%) GCP
16 17 (8.50%) Amazon S3
17 16 (8.00%) Amazon EKS
18 13 (6.50%) Dynamics 365
19 12 (6.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 8 (4.00%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (14.50%) DNS
2 24 (12.00%) Internet
3 8 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.00%) Firewall
4 4 (2.00%) HTTP
4 4 (2.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (2.00%) IPv4
4 4 (2.00%) VLAN
5 1 (0.50%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.50%) SSL
5 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 19 (9.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 19 (9.50%) Cosmos DB
3 18 (9.00%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.00%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (6.50%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.00%) Redis
8 5 (2.50%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (2.50%) BigQuery
8 5 (2.50%) Cloud Spanner
8 5 (2.50%) Power BI
8 5 (2.50%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (1.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.50%) Big Data
9 3 (1.50%) Data Lake
9 3 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.50%) GitLab
2 5 (2.50%) Metasploit
3 4 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.00%) Postman
4 2 (1.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.50%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.50%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 28 (14.00%) Finance
2 10 (5.00%) Banking
2 10 (5.00%) Marketing
3 6 (3.00%) Games
4 5 (2.50%) Automotive
5 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (35.00%) Developer
2 46 (23.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 36 (18.00%) Azure Engineer
4 23 (11.50%) React Developer
5 20 (10.00%) AWS Developer
5 20 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
6 18 (9.00%) .NET Developer
7 17 (8.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (7.50%) Cloud Specialist
8 15 (7.50%) DevSecOps Engineer
8 15 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
8 15 (7.50%) Security Specialist
9 14 (7.00%) Azure Specialist
10 12 (6.00%) Architect
10 12 (6.00%) Azure Developer
11 10 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
11 10 (5.00%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Lead Developer
13 8 (4.00%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.00%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.00%) .NET
2 41 (20.50%) React
3 37 (18.50%) SAML
4 35 (17.50%) Node.js
5 32 (16.00%) .NET Core
6 30 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 29 (14.50%) HTML
8 23 (11.50%) RESTful
9 21 (10.50%) REST
10 19 (9.50%) CSS
10 19 (9.50%) HTML5
11 14 (7.00%) .NET Framework
11 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET
11 14 (7.00%) OAuth
12 13 (6.50%) Elastic Stack
13 12 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (6.00%) Django
13 12 (6.00%) Flask
14 9 (4.50%) Kafka
14 9 (4.50%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.50%) Cloud Native
2 12 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (5.50%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (4.00%) User Experience
5 7 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.50%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.00%) Linux
2 7 (3.50%) Windows
3 5 (2.50%) Kali Linux
4 4 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.00%) DevOps
2 65 (32.50%) Microservices
3 64 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (17.00%) Scrum
5 33 (16.50%) Test Automation
6 26 (13.00%) TDD
7 25 (12.50%) Task Automation
8 24 (12.00%) Anomaly Detection
9 23 (11.50%) Configuration Management
10 22 (11.00%) Software Engineering
11 21 (10.50%) Information Security
12 18 (9.00%) DevSecOps
12 18 (9.00%) Identity Access Management
12 18 (9.00%) Mentoring
13 15 (7.50%) Fintech
13 15 (7.50%) SOLID
14 14 (7.00%) Machine Learning
14 14 (7.00%) Project Management
14 14 (7.00%) SDLC
14 14 (7.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 80 (40.00%) Python
2 65 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 56 (28.00%) C#
4 41 (20.50%) SQL
5 35 (17.50%) PowerShell
6 32 (16.00%) TypeScript
7 19 (9.50%) Java
8 9 (4.50%) PHP
9 7 (3.50%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.50%) C++
11 4 (2.00%) Go
12 3 (1.50%) Rust
13 2 (1.00%) C
13 2 (1.00%) Java 8
14 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.50%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (9.00%) Degree
2 9 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.00%) CISSP
4 3 (1.50%) PhD
5 2 (1.00%) CISA
6 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.00%) GDPR
3 2 (1.00%) NIST
3 2 (1.00%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 30 (15.00%) Docker
2 28 (14.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 71 (35.50%) Terraform
2 18 (9.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (7.50%) Kubernetes
4 13 (6.50%) Ansible
5 7 (3.50%) Puppet
6 5 (2.50%) Cobbler
6 5 (2.50%) Nessus
6 5 (2.50%) Nmap
7 1 (0.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 48 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.00%) Google
3 5 (2.50%) Qualys
4 4 (2.00%) VMware
5 3 (1.50%) Databricks
5 3 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle
6 1 (0.50%) Pega
6 1 (0.50%) Progress
6 1 (0.50%) Veracode
6 1 (0.50%) WSO2