Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South West
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 151 199 275
Rank change year-on-year +48 +76 +32
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 48 123 61
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.43% 1.27% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.70% 4.75% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 89 56
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £39,383 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £62,500 £93,750
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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,298 2,588 2,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.70% 26.81% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,094 2,144 1,852
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,925
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,787 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Serverless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the South West

Serverless
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Serverless in the South West.

Salary trend for Serverless in the South West

Serverless
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Serverless in the South West over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Serverless in the South West

Serverless
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Wiltshire +43 20 £50,000 +4.17% 2
Devon +24 9 £90,000 +100.00% 5
Bristol +43 6 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Gloucestershire +66 4 £71,250 +29.55% 1
Dorset +29 2 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Somerset +13 2 £52,500 +37.48% 2
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 West region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 41 (85.42%) AWS
2 35 (72.92%) DevOps
2 35 (72.92%) AWS Lambda
3 22 (45.83%) Terraform
3 22 (45.83%) Amazon S3
3 22 (45.83%) Python
4 21 (43.75%) Ansible
5 19 (39.58%) SQL
5 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
7 15 (31.25%) Docker
7 15 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (29.17%) Azure
9 13 (27.08%) Java
9 13 (27.08%) Linux
9 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
9 13 (27.08%) Open Source
10 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (25.00%) MySQL
10 12 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (25.00%) Cloud Native
11 11 (22.92%) Azure Functions
11 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
11 11 (22.92%) CentOS
12 10 (20.83%) SaaS
12 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
12 10 (20.83%) Node.js
12 10 (20.83%) Route 53
12 10 (20.83%) Oracle
12 10 (20.83%) JavaScript

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (12.50%) Confluence
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (85.42%) AWS
2 35 (72.92%) AWS Lambda
3 22 (45.83%) Amazon S3
4 15 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (29.17%) Azure
6 11 (22.92%) Azure Functions
7 10 (20.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 10 (20.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 10 (20.83%) Route 53
7 10 (20.83%) SaaS
7 10 (20.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 8 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (16.67%) AWS Fargate
8 8 (16.67%) IaaS
8 8 (16.67%) PaaS
8 8 (16.67%) Power Platform
8 8 (16.67%) PowerApps
9 7 (14.58%) OpenShift
10 6 (12.50%) npm
11 5 (10.42%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) VPN
2 8 (16.67%) DNS
3 7 (14.58%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 12 (25.00%) MySQL
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.92%) MongoDB
3 10 (20.83%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (14.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
6 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (10.42%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (10.42%) MS Access
7 5 (10.42%) Redis
7 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.58%) Vagrant
3 6 (12.50%) Artifactory
3 6 (12.50%) Bitbucket Server
3 6 (12.50%) JIRA
3 6 (12.50%) SonarQube
3 6 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (10.42%) Bitbucket
4 5 (10.42%) Codeship
4 5 (10.42%) Cypress.io
4 5 (10.42%) Mocha
4 5 (10.42%) TestCafe
4 5 (10.42%) webpack
5 3 (6.25%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.08%) Gradle
6 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.17%) Marketing
1 2 (4.17%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Developer
3 11 (22.92%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) AWS DevOps
4 10 (20.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Cloud Specialist
5 7 (14.58%) Security Specialist
6 6 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Azure Specialist
7 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (6.25%) CRM Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Security Architect
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Node.js
1 10 (20.83%) React
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
2 6 (12.50%) Web Services
3 5 (10.42%) .NET
3 5 (10.42%) Chai
3 5 (10.42%) CSS
3 5 (10.42%) Enzyme
3 5 (10.42%) Express
3 5 (10.42%) GatsbyJS
3 5 (10.42%) HTML5
3 5 (10.42%) HTML5 Canvas
3 5 (10.42%) Jest
3 5 (10.42%) Pixi.js
3 5 (10.42%) Redux
4 3 (6.25%) .NET Core
4 3 (6.25%) Spring
4 3 (6.25%) Spring Boot
5 2 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Cloud Native
2 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 3 (6.25%) SCADA
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) CentOS
3 9 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (14.58%) CoreOS
5 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) DevOps
2 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
4 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
4 13 (27.08%) Open Source
5 10 (20.83%) Auto-Scaling
5 10 (20.83%) Task Automation
6 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
7 7 (14.58%) Anomaly Detection
7 7 (14.58%) TDD
8 6 (12.50%) BDD
8 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.42%) Coaching
9 5 (10.42%) Data Reconciliation
9 5 (10.42%) Decision-Making
9 5 (10.42%) ETL
9 5 (10.42%) Front End Development
10 4 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) Python
2 19 (39.58%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) Java
4 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.75%) Ruby
6 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 7 (14.58%) PL/SQL
8 5 (10.42%) C
8 5 (10.42%) ES6
8 5 (10.42%) VB
9 3 (6.25%) C#
9 3 (6.25%) Kotlin
9 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.08%) Groovy
10 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) GDPR
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.25%) NIST
1 3 (6.25%) NIST 800
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Docker
2 7 (14.58%) GlusterFS
2 7 (14.58%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) Terraform
2 21 (43.75%) Ansible
3 10 (20.83%) Kubernetes
4 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (12.50%) Nagios
6 4 (8.33%) Puppet
7 2 (4.17%) Kibana
8 1 (2.08%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 6 (12.50%) New Relic
3 6 (12.50%) Splunk
4 5 (10.42%) Talend
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.25%) PTC
5 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.08%) VMware