Period
to 28 September 2021

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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > South West
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 117 133 215
Rank change year-on-year +16 +82 +63
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 209 51 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.74% 1.60% 1.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.91% 4.29% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 67
10th Percentile £24,500 £39,383 £32,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £42,250 £34,888
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -18.18%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £65,840 £90,000 £73,500
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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,023 1,188 2,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.59% 37.19% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,176 985 2,123
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,500 £36,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 28 September 2021.

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 28 September 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
Bristol +7 143 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Gloucestershire -5 43 £57,500 -14.81% 4
Somerset -17 6 £57,500 +6.98% 5
Wiltshire -18 5 £55,000 +19.57% 3
Dorset - 5 £75,000 - 4
Cornwall - 3 £37,500 - 3
Devon -16 2 £36,500 -59.44% 5
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 West region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 122 (58.37%) AWS
2 117 (55.98%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (50.24%) Azure
4 87 (41.63%) Microservices
5 85 (40.67%) Docker
6 79 (37.80%) DevOps
7 68 (32.54%) Software Engineering
7 68 (32.54%) JavaScript
8 60 (28.71%) Scrum
9 59 (28.23%) Jenkins
9 59 (28.23%) AWS Lambda
10 58 (27.75%) Java
10 58 (27.75%) C#
11 57 (27.27%) Python
11 57 (27.27%) Coaching
12 55 (26.32%) Terraform
12 55 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
13 54 (25.84%) TDD
13 54 (25.84%) GCP
14 52 (24.88%) .NET Core
15 51 (24.40%) Analytics
16 47 (22.49%) Web Services
16 47 (22.49%) Google
17 46 (22.01%) Security Cleared
17 46 (22.01%) E-Commerce
18 44 (21.05%) Microsoft
18 44 (21.05%) SC Cleared
19 42 (20.10%) Kubernetes
20 41 (19.62%) React
20 41 (19.62%) Event-Driven

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 28 (13.40%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (7.18%) Confluence
3 7 (3.35%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.87%) WordPress
5 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.96%) Camunda
5 2 (0.96%) JBoss
5 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.96%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.48%) CMS
6 1 (0.48%) Kentico
6 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 122 (58.37%) AWS
2 105 (50.24%) Azure
3 59 (28.23%) AWS Lambda
4 54 (25.84%) GCP
5 29 (13.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 29 (13.88%) GitHub
6 22 (10.53%) OpenShift
7 17 (8.13%) IaaS
8 13 (6.22%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (5.74%) Amazon S3
10 11 (5.26%) Azure Functions
10 11 (5.26%) PaaS
11 10 (4.78%) Amazon ECS
11 10 (4.78%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (4.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (4.31%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (4.31%) CloudFront
12 9 (4.31%) Microsoft 365
12 9 (4.31%) Power Platform
13 8 (3.83%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.83%) HTTP
2 4 (1.91%) DNS
3 2 (0.96%) AMQP
3 2 (0.96%) Firewall
3 2 (0.96%) Internet
3 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.48%) Network Security
4 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.14%) Big Data
2 33 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 33 (15.79%) MySQL
3 22 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 20 (9.57%) Hadoop
5 16 (7.66%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (6.22%) Apache Accumulo
7 12 (5.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (4.31%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (3.83%) Geospatial Data
9 8 (3.83%) GIS
10 7 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (3.35%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.87%) Power BI
12 4 (1.91%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (1.44%) Data Lake
13 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.96%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 59 (28.23%) Jenkins
2 22 (10.53%) Bitbucket
3 21 (10.05%) JIRA
4 20 (9.57%) Eclipse
4 20 (9.57%) JMeter
4 20 (9.57%) Robot Framework
4 20 (9.57%) SonarQube
5 18 (8.61%) Git (software)
6 11 (5.26%) Selenium
7 8 (3.83%) CircleCI
7 8 (3.83%) SpecFlow
7 8 (3.83%) WebDriver
8 6 (2.87%) Storybook
9 4 (1.91%) webpack
10 3 (1.44%) JUnit
11 2 (0.96%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.96%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (15.31%) Social Skills
2 27 (12.92%) Finance
3 20 (9.57%) Legal
4 17 (8.13%) Public Sector
5 12 (5.74%) Marketing
6 8 (3.83%) Games
7 7 (3.35%) Local Government
7 7 (3.35%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (2.39%) Automotive
8 5 (2.39%) Banking
8 5 (2.39%) Electronics
8 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.39%) Retail
8 5 (2.39%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.96%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 1 (0.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (23.92%) Developer
2 38 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 25 (11.96%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (11.48%) Technology Manager
5 23 (11.00%) Java Developer
6 21 (10.05%) Senior Software Engineer
7 20 (9.57%) Lead Software Engineer
8 15 (7.18%) Data Engineer
9 13 (6.22%) Architect
10 12 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (5.26%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.78%) Python Engineer
13 8 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (3.83%) Geospatial Engineer
13 8 (3.83%) Test Automation Engineer
13 8 (3.83%) Test Engineer
14 7 (3.35%) Azure Architect
14 7 (3.35%) JavaScript Engineer
15 6 (2.87%) Azure Engineer
15 6 (2.87%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (24.88%) .NET Core
2 47 (22.49%) Web Services
3 41 (19.62%) React
4 40 (19.14%) Node.js
5 33 (15.79%) Apache NiFi
5 33 (15.79%) Kafka
6 30 (14.35%) .NET
6 30 (14.35%) REST
7 29 (13.88%) GraphQL
8 23 (11.00%) Elastic Stack
8 23 (11.00%) Spring
9 21 (10.05%) Hibernate
9 21 (10.05%) JavaBeans
9 21 (10.05%) Middleware
10 11 (5.26%) AngularJS
10 11 (5.26%) CSS
11 9 (4.31%) Vue.js
12 8 (3.83%) Jest
13 7 (3.35%) Angular 2
13 7 (3.35%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.79%) Cyberattack
2 20 (9.57%) User Experience
3 14 (6.70%) Cloud Native
4 13 (6.22%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.35%) Blog
5 7 (3.35%) Legacy Systems
6 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.44%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.96%) Arduino
7 2 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.96%) Social Media
7 2 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.48%) Legacy Applications
8 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.14%) Windows
2 30 (14.35%) Linux
3 9 (4.31%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.96%) Unix
5 1 (0.48%) Debian
5 1 (0.48%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (55.98%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (41.63%) Microservices
3 79 (37.80%) DevOps
4 68 (32.54%) Software Engineering
5 60 (28.71%) Scrum
6 57 (27.27%) Coaching
7 55 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (25.84%) TDD
9 51 (24.40%) Analytics
10 46 (22.01%) E-Commerce
11 41 (19.62%) Event-Driven
11 41 (19.62%) Open Source
12 40 (19.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 36 (17.22%) Mentoring
14 33 (15.79%) BDD
15 32 (15.31%) Infrastructure as Code
16 30 (14.35%) Product Strategy
16 30 (14.35%) Technology Roadmap
17 27 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (12.44%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 68 (32.54%) JavaScript
2 58 (27.75%) C#
2 58 (27.75%) Java
3 57 (27.27%) Python
4 33 (15.79%) SQL
5 26 (12.44%) PowerShell
6 22 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 21 (10.05%) Java 8
8 12 (5.74%) TypeScript
9 9 (4.31%) ES6
10 8 (3.83%) Ruby
11 6 (2.87%) PHP
12 3 (1.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (1.44%) R
12 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.96%) C++
13 2 (0.96%) C-shell
13 2 (0.96%) Go
13 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (22.01%) Security Cleared
2 44 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 17 (8.13%) Degree
4 15 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.35%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.31%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) GDPR
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (40.67%) Docker
2 21 (10.05%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.31%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 55 (26.32%) Terraform
2 42 (20.10%) Kubernetes
3 39 (18.66%) Ansible
4 8 (3.83%) Kibana
5 2 (0.96%) Grafana
5 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.96%) Packer
5 2 (0.96%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.96%) Puppet
6 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 47 (22.49%) Google
2 44 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 23 (11.00%) Oracle
4 21 (10.05%) Atlassian
5 20 (9.57%) Splunk
6 7 (3.35%) JD Edwards
7 6 (2.87%) CA
7 6 (2.87%) Citrix
7 6 (2.87%) VMware
8 5 (2.39%) Databricks
8 5 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.39%) SAP
9 3 (1.44%) Cognos
10 2 (0.96%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.48%) Netlify
11 1 (0.48%) Sitecore