Period
to 20 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 343 527
Rank change year-on-year +99 +184 +68
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 295 210 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.17% 0.73% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.97% 3.23% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 254 173 26
South East median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £38,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £64,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.47% +6.67% -

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 7,436 6,496 5,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.55% 22.59% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,324 5,441 4,923
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Serverless in the South East.

Salary trend for Serverless in the South East

Serverless
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +52 127 £62,500 +4.17% 31
Berkshire +32 84 £70,000 +16.67% 14
Hampshire +42 72 £62,500 -7.41% 8
Surrey +45 36 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Buckinghamshire +14 33 £57,500 +35.29% 6
West Sussex +20 25 £70,000 +47.37% 9
Kent +8 23 £44,143 +17.71% 1
East Sussex +13 11 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Oxfordshire +31 10 £65,000 +13.04% 11
Middlesex - 5 £72,500 - 1
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 156 (52.88%) AWS
2 120 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (40.00%) Azure
4 114 (38.64%) AWS Lambda
5 106 (35.93%) DevOps
6 103 (34.92%) C#
7 97 (32.88%) JavaScript
8 87 (29.49%) Node.js
9 85 (28.81%) .NET
10 78 (26.44%) RESTful
11 75 (25.42%) SQL
12 62 (21.02%) AngularJS
13 60 (20.34%) Java
13 60 (20.34%) TDD
14 58 (19.66%) PaaS
14 58 (19.66%) Azure Functions
15 57 (19.32%) Microsoft
16 56 (18.98%) Python
17 55 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
18 51 (17.29%) HTML
18 51 (17.29%) SQL Server
18 51 (17.29%) SOLID
18 51 (17.29%) React
19 50 (16.95%) Microservices
20 47 (15.93%) CSS
20 47 (15.93%) Test Automation
21 45 (15.25%) Amazon S3
21 45 (15.25%) JSON
22 44 (14.92%) Git (software)
23 43 (14.58%) XML

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 31 (10.51%) BizTalk Server
2 22 (7.46%) IIS
3 21 (7.12%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.05%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (2.37%) Confluence
6 7 (2.37%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.02%) WordPress
8 2 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.68%) CMS
8 2 (0.68%) Drupal
8 2 (0.68%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.34%) Apache
9 1 (0.34%) Smallworld
9 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 156 (52.88%) AWS
2 118 (40.00%) Azure
3 114 (38.64%) AWS Lambda
4 58 (19.66%) Azure Functions
4 58 (19.66%) PaaS
5 45 (15.25%) Amazon S3
6 32 (10.85%) SaaS
7 30 (10.17%) Amazon EC2
8 29 (9.83%) AWS CloudFormation
9 21 (7.12%) Amazon Cognito
10 20 (6.78%) IaaS
11 17 (5.76%) GitHub
12 14 (4.75%) Amazon SQS
12 14 (4.75%) npm
13 12 (4.07%) GCP
13 12 (4.07%) Office 365
13 12 (4.07%) Power Platform
13 12 (4.07%) PowerApps
14 11 (3.73%) Amazon ECS
15 9 (3.05%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.10%) Internet
2 13 (4.41%) Firewall
3 5 (1.69%) DNS
4 2 (0.68%) Network Security
5 1 (0.34%) Broadband
5 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.34%) HTTP
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 39 (13.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 38 (12.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 21 (7.12%) Cosmos DB
5 19 (6.44%) NoSQL
6 18 (6.10%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (3.39%) Big Data
8 10 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.71%) Amazon Aurora
10 7 (2.37%) MySQL
11 6 (2.03%) Data Lake
11 6 (2.03%) Geospatial Data
12 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.36%) Power BI
12 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.36%) Redis
12 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 28 (9.49%) JIRA
3 27 (9.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (8.14%) Jenkins
5 16 (5.42%) Jasmine
6 15 (5.08%) webpack
7 12 (4.07%) Maven
8 10 (3.39%) Selenium
8 10 (3.39%) SpecFlow
9 9 (3.05%) Gradle
9 9 (3.05%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (2.71%) TeamCity
11 7 (2.37%) Mocha
12 6 (2.03%) Visual Studio
12 6 (2.03%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (1.69%) git-flow
13 5 (1.69%) ReSharper
13 5 (1.69%) Subversion
14 4 (1.36%) GitLab
14 4 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 27 (9.15%) Finance
2 25 (8.47%) Public Sector
3 16 (5.42%) Marketing
4 15 (5.08%) Retail
4 15 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.41%) Electronics
5 13 (4.41%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.03%) Advertising
7 4 (1.36%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (37.29%) Developer
2 53 (17.97%) Architect
3 35 (11.86%) Consultant
4 34 (11.53%) Software Engineer
5 33 (11.19%) Senior Software Engineer
6 29 (9.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 27 (9.15%) Azure Consultant
8 22 (7.46%) BizTalk Consultant
8 22 (7.46%) Principal Consultant
9 19 (6.44%) Integration Architect
10 18 (6.10%) AWS Engineer
10 18 (6.10%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (5.42%) Java Developer
11 16 (5.42%) React Developer
12 15 (5.08%) AWS Developer
12 15 (5.08%) AWS DevOps
12 15 (5.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 15 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
12 15 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (29.49%) Node.js
2 85 (28.81%) .NET
3 78 (26.44%) RESTful
4 62 (21.02%) AngularJS
5 51 (17.29%) HTML
5 51 (17.29%) React
6 47 (15.93%) CSS
7 45 (15.25%) JSON
8 43 (14.58%) XML
9 30 (10.17%) RabbitMQ
10 26 (8.81%) Sass
10 26 (8.81%) Web Services
11 23 (7.80%) .NET Framework
11 23 (7.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (7.46%) MSMQ
12 22 (7.46%) WCF
13 21 (7.12%) Kafka
14 20 (6.78%) HTML5
14 20 (6.78%) REST
15 19 (6.44%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.44%) User Experience
2 15 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.05%) Public Cloud
5 9 (3.05%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.71%) Cloud Native
6 8 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.37%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.69%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.36%) Replication
9 4 (1.36%) Social Network
10 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.68%) Renewable Energy
12 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.34%) Marketing Technology
12 1 (0.34%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.19%) Linux
2 18 (6.10%) Windows
3 8 (2.71%) Unix
4 4 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.02%) Android
5 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.68%) FreeBSD
6 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (35.93%) DevOps
3 60 (20.34%) TDD
4 55 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (17.29%) SOLID
6 50 (16.95%) Microservices
7 47 (15.93%) Test Automation
8 40 (13.56%) Software Engineering
9 35 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (11.86%) SOA
10 33 (11.19%) Front End Development
11 32 (10.85%) OO
11 32 (10.85%) Project Delivery
12 29 (9.83%) BDD
12 29 (9.83%) Infrastructure as Code
12 29 (9.83%) Scrum
13 27 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (8.14%) Analytics
14 24 (8.14%) CRM
14 24 (8.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (34.92%) C#
2 97 (32.88%) JavaScript
3 75 (25.42%) SQL
4 60 (20.34%) Java
5 56 (18.98%) Python
6 31 (10.51%) ES6
7 30 (10.17%) TypeScript
8 27 (9.15%) PowerShell
9 26 (8.81%) T-SQL
10 14 (4.75%) Go
10 14 (4.75%) PHP
11 12 (4.07%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.71%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.37%) ES7
14 6 (2.03%) Java 8
15 3 (1.02%) Scala
16 1 (0.34%) C
16 1 (0.34%) F#
16 1 (0.34%) Magik
16 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (10.85%) Degree
2 9 (3.05%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.39%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) GDPR
2 4 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 41 (13.90%) Docker
2 7 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.68%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 41 (13.90%) Terraform
2 34 (11.53%) Kubernetes
3 22 (7.46%) Ansible
4 9 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.05%) Puppet
5 5 (1.69%) Grafana
5 5 (1.69%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.02%) Kibana
8 2 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.34%) logstash
9 1 (0.34%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 57 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.19%) SAP
3 19 (6.44%) Oracle
3 19 (6.44%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (5.76%) Workday
5 10 (3.39%) Sage
6 9 (3.05%) Google
7 5 (1.69%) HP
8 4 (1.36%) Informatica
8 4 (1.36%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.02%) Databricks
9 3 (1.02%) VMware
10 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.68%) Jitterbit
10 2 (0.68%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.68%) SnapLogic
10 2 (0.68%) Tableau
10 2 (0.68%) Zend
11 1 (0.34%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.34%) Sony