Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 142 156 255
Rank change year-on-year +14 +99 +115
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 448 143 306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.50% 1.80% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.23% 4.76% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 275 133 258
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £46,875 £42,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +6.84%
75th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% +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 7,193 3,005 7,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.18% 37.75% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5,061 2,645 6,273
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 0 197 £62,500 -7.41% 22
Berkshire -34 88 £61,900 -14.62% 11
Buckinghamshire +3 79 £75,000 +36.36% 9
Surrey -23 76 £70,000 +9.80% 9
Kent +9 63 £65,000 -21.21% 4
Hampshire -87 55 £52,500 +40.00% 12
Oxfordshire -17 31 £50,000 -25.93% 2
East Sussex -30 28 £65,000 +60.49% 1
West Sussex -4 14 £77,500 +34.78% 2
Home Counties - 3 £60,000 -
Middlesex - 3 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 261 (58.26%) Azure
2 236 (52.68%) DevOps
3 229 (51.12%) AWS
4 213 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
5 192 (42.86%) C#
6 175 (39.06%) JavaScript
7 152 (33.93%) .NET
8 143 (31.92%) Python
8 143 (31.92%) AWS Lambda
9 141 (31.47%) Microservices
10 126 (28.13%) Java
11 124 (27.68%) Docker
11 124 (27.68%) Azure Functions
12 122 (27.23%) SQL
13 120 (26.79%) Analytics
14 105 (23.44%) Social Skills
15 104 (23.21%) React
16 93 (20.76%) REST
17 92 (20.54%) Kubernetes
18 88 (19.64%) GitHub
19 87 (19.42%) Node.js
19 87 (19.42%) Microsoft
19 87 (19.42%) Degree
20 83 (18.53%) SaaS
21 81 (18.08%) Amazon S3
21 81 (18.08%) Terraform
22 78 (17.41%) TDD
23 77 (17.19%) Scrum
24 76 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
25 72 (16.07%) Risk Management

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 19 (4.24%) Apache Spark
2 14 (3.13%) Confluence
3 13 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.01%) CMS
6 8 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.34%) Apache
8 5 (1.12%) Apache Airflow
8 5 (1.12%) WordPress
9 4 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.89%) JBoss
9 4 (0.89%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.89%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (0.89%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.22%) Content Management Server
10 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 15 (3.35%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 261 (58.26%) Azure
2 229 (51.12%) AWS
3 143 (31.92%) AWS Lambda
4 124 (27.68%) Azure Functions
5 88 (19.64%) GitHub
6 83 (18.53%) SaaS
7 81 (18.08%) Amazon S3
8 67 (14.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 63 (14.06%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 62 (13.84%) Azure Event Grid
11 55 (12.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 50 (11.16%) Amazon EKS
12 50 (11.16%) GCP
13 49 (10.94%) Amazon SQS
14 39 (8.71%) AWS CloudTrail
14 39 (8.71%) PaaS
15 38 (8.48%) OpenShift
16 34 (7.59%) Azure Logic Apps
16 34 (7.59%) Azure Service Bus
17 26 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.35%) Cisco IPT
2 9 (2.01%) Internet
3 4 (0.89%) DNS
3 4 (0.89%) Firewall
3 4 (0.89%) HTTP
3 4 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.67%) SSH
4 3 (0.67%) VPN
5 1 (0.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 60 (13.39%) PostgreSQL
3 54 (12.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 52 (11.61%) Amazon RDS
5 46 (10.27%) Big Data
6 45 (10.04%) NoSQL
7 31 (6.92%) Redis
8 26 (5.80%) Data Lake
9 21 (4.69%) MySQL
10 15 (3.35%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
12 13 (2.90%) Amazon Athena
12 13 (2.90%) Electronic Patient Records
13 12 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (2.23%) MongoDB
15 10 (2.23%) Power BI
16 9 (2.01%) Hadoop
16 9 (2.01%) Relational Database
17 8 (1.79%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 70 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 56 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 33 (7.37%) JIRA
4 10 (2.23%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.01%) kappa
6 8 (1.79%) webpack
7 7 (1.56%) Storybook
8 6 (1.34%) git-flow
8 6 (1.34%) RStudio
9 5 (1.12%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.12%) Grunt
10 4 (0.89%) GitLab
10 4 (0.89%) Maven
10 4 (0.89%) Postman
10 4 (0.89%) Selenium
10 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.67%) Cypress.io
11 3 (0.67%) ESLint
11 3 (0.67%) IntelliJ
General
1 105 (23.44%) Social Skills
2 43 (9.60%) Organisational Skills
3 42 (9.38%) Retail
4 31 (6.92%) Finance
5 24 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (4.69%) Marketing
7 13 (2.90%) Public Sector
7 13 (2.90%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.68%) Automotive
9 11 (2.46%) Manufacturing
10 10 (2.23%) Banking
11 7 (1.56%) Wearables
12 6 (1.34%) Aerospace
13 5 (1.12%) Publishing
14 3 (0.67%) Electronics
15 2 (0.45%) Documentation Skills
15 2 (0.45%) Games
15 2 (0.45%) Legal
15 2 (0.45%) Presentation Skills
16 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 196 (43.75%) Developer
2 93 (20.76%) Senior Developer
3 50 (11.16%) Web Developer
4 45 (10.04%) .NET Developer
5 44 (9.82%) C# Developer
6 42 (9.38%) Architect
6 42 (9.38%) Senior Web Developer
7 41 (9.15%) Software Engineer
8 40 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 34 (7.59%) Azure Developer
9 34 (7.59%) Cloud Engineer
9 34 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
9 34 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
10 32 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 31 (6.92%) Java Developer
11 31 (6.92%) Security Engineer
12 29 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
13 28 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
14 25 (5.58%) Solutions Architect
15 23 (5.13%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (33.93%) .NET
2 104 (23.21%) React
3 93 (20.76%) REST
4 87 (19.42%) Node.js
5 56 (12.50%) Spring
6 52 (11.61%) .NET Core
7 51 (11.38%) Sass
8 49 (10.94%) .NET Framework
9 40 (8.93%) JSON
10 39 (8.71%) GraphQL
11 35 (7.81%) RESTful
12 30 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (6.70%) Kafka
12 30 (6.70%) XML
13 27 (6.03%) Middleware
13 27 (6.03%) Web Services
14 25 (5.58%) AngularJS
14 25 (5.58%) Hibernate
14 25 (5.58%) JavaBeans
15 23 (5.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.29%) Cloud Native
2 54 (12.05%) Public Cloud
3 28 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.02%) Virtual Team
5 17 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (3.57%) User Experience
7 10 (2.23%) iPad
8 8 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.67%) Legacy Applications
10 3 (0.67%) Legacy Systems
11 2 (0.45%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.45%) EPoS
12 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.22%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.22%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.22%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 71 (15.85%) Linux
2 70 (15.63%) Windows
3 21 (4.69%) Unix
4 15 (3.35%) Mac OS
5 8 (1.79%) Android
5 8 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.89%) Amazon Linux
6 4 (0.89%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) VMS
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (52.68%) DevOps
2 213 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (31.47%) Microservices
4 120 (26.79%) Analytics
5 78 (17.41%) TDD
6 77 (17.19%) Scrum
7 76 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
8 72 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (16.07%) Risk Management
9 69 (15.40%) Software Engineering
10 65 (14.51%) Data Analytics
11 64 (14.29%) Mentoring
12 63 (14.06%) Full Stack Development
13 62 (13.84%) Test Automation
14 57 (12.72%) Web Development
15 56 (12.50%) Computer Science
15 56 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 51 (11.38%) Pair Programming
17 47 (10.49%) Cybersecurity
18 44 (9.82%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 192 (42.86%) C#
2 175 (39.06%) JavaScript
3 143 (31.92%) Python
4 126 (28.13%) Java
5 122 (27.23%) SQL
6 70 (15.63%) TypeScript
7 48 (10.71%) PowerShell
8 39 (8.71%) PHP
9 33 (7.37%) Java 8
9 33 (7.37%) Perl
10 32 (7.14%) Bash Shell
11 28 (6.25%) Scala
12 19 (4.24%) Shell Script
13 17 (3.79%) C
14 16 (3.57%) Go
14 16 (3.57%) Ruby
15 15 (3.35%) C++
15 15 (3.35%) VB
16 12 (2.68%) ES6
17 11 (2.46%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 87 (19.42%) Degree
2 39 (8.71%) Security Cleared
3 34 (7.59%) AWS Certification
4 31 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (6.03%) SC Cleared
6 18 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (3.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 15 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (3.35%) CISSP
7 15 (3.35%) GCFA
7 15 (3.35%) GCFE
7 15 (3.35%) GCIA
7 15 (3.35%) GCIH
7 15 (3.35%) SANS
8 9 (2.01%) CCSP
9 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.79%) QA
2 7 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.45%) GDPR
3 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) COBIT
4 1 (0.22%) NIST
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 124 (27.68%) Docker
2 50 (11.16%) Active Directory
3 35 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 92 (20.54%) Kubernetes
2 81 (18.08%) Terraform
3 35 (7.81%) Ansible
4 2 (0.45%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.45%) Rancher
4 2 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.22%) Consul
5 1 (0.22%) Grafana
5 1 (0.22%) Kibana
5 1 (0.22%) linkerd
5 1 (0.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 87 (19.42%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.26%) VMware
3 31 (6.92%) Citrix
4 28 (6.25%) Databricks
5 25 (5.58%) Google
6 24 (5.36%) Oracle
7 15 (3.35%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.01%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.56%) StreamSets
10 6 (1.34%) Nintex
11 5 (1.12%) Elastic Path
11 5 (1.12%) SAP
12 4 (0.89%) Apple
13 2 (0.45%) Netlify
13 2 (0.45%) Rollbar
13 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.45%) Splunk
14 1 (0.22%) AppDynamics
14 1 (0.22%) Pega
14 1 (0.22%) Verint