Period
to 15 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 234 319
Rank change year-on-year +80 +85 -
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 130 72 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.64% 0.76% 0.020%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.17% 3.74% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 80 68 2
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,225 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.53% +40.20% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,767 £29,575
90th Percentile £61,625 £79,125 £44,725
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.00% +13.64%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,107 1,923 1,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.59% 20.26% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,660 1,513 1,234
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Serverless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Serverless in the West Midlands

Serverless
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Serverless in the West Midlands

Serverless
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Serverless in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Serverless in the West Midlands

Serverless
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Serverless within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 July 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
Warwickshire - 63 £40,000 -
Birmingham +46 29 £45,000 -25.00% 12
Coventry +27 26 £55,000 +15.79% 5
Solihull 0 8 £53,750 -10.42% 2
Worcestershire -29 3 £52,500 +0.53% 2
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 109 (83.85%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (48.46%) SQL
4 60 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 58 (44.62%) Docker
6 55 (42.31%) Microsoft
7 52 (40.00%) C#
7 52 (40.00%) Node.js
8 51 (39.23%) .NET
9 49 (37.69%) DevOps
10 46 (35.38%) MVC
11 43 (33.08%) RESTful
12 42 (32.31%) AWS Lambda
13 38 (29.23%) Python
14 37 (28.46%) SQL Server
14 37 (28.46%) Software Engineering
15 35 (26.92%) JSON
15 35 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (26.15%) Google Cloud Platform
17 33 (25.38%) PostgreSQL
18 32 (24.62%) JIRA
18 32 (24.62%) Degree
19 31 (23.85%) Web Services
19 31 (23.85%) XML
20 30 (23.08%) HTML
21 29 (22.31%) Automotive
22 27 (20.77%) Computer Science
22 27 (20.77%) Java
22 27 (20.77%) Amazon RDS
23 26 (20.00%) Scrum

Serverless
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (13.08%) Confluence
2 8 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.15%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.85%) Apache Solr
3 5 (3.85%) CMS
3 5 (3.85%) Drupal
3 5 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.08%) nginx
4 4 (3.08%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.54%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 109 (83.85%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (32.31%) AWS Lambda
4 34 (26.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
6 17 (13.08%) Azure Functions
7 16 (12.31%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (11.54%) AWS IoT
9 13 (10.00%) Amazon S3
9 13 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (9.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (9.23%) PaaS
11 10 (7.69%) Office 365
12 9 (6.92%) Amazon ELB
13 8 (6.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 8 (6.15%) Azure Machine Learning
13 8 (6.15%) IaaS
14 6 (4.62%) Amazon EKS
14 6 (4.62%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.54%) FTP
1 15 (11.54%) HTTP
1 15 (11.54%) MQTT
1 15 (11.54%) SMTP
1 15 (11.54%) SSH
2 8 (6.15%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (6.15%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (6.15%) Skype
3 1 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.46%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.38%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (20.77%) Amazon RDS
4 20 (15.38%) OLAP
5 18 (13.85%) Amazon Redshift
6 16 (12.31%) Big Data
7 15 (11.54%) Amazon Aurora
8 13 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 10 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (6.15%) NoSQL
11 6 (4.62%) MongoDB
11 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
12 4 (3.08%) Cosmos DB
12 4 (3.08%) Redis
13 2 (1.54%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (24.62%) JIRA
2 24 (18.46%) Visual Studio
3 21 (16.15%) Git (software)
4 20 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (12.31%) Jenkins
5 16 (12.31%) Selenium
6 6 (4.62%) JUnit
6 6 (4.62%) Maven
7 5 (3.85%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.54%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.77%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (22.31%) Automotive
2 4 (3.08%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Finance
4 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (45.38%) Developer
2 38 (29.23%) .NET Developer
3 32 (24.62%) C# Developer
4 31 (23.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (15.38%) Designer
6 18 (13.85%) Interface Designer
7 17 (13.08%) Architect
8 14 (10.77%) Cloud Architect
9 13 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 13 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
9 13 (10.00%) Lead Developer
9 13 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (9.23%) AWS Developer
11 11 (8.46%) AWS Engineer
11 11 (8.46%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (8.46%) Software Developer
12 10 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
13 8 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
14 6 (4.62%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.00%) Node.js
2 51 (39.23%) .NET
3 43 (33.08%) RESTful
4 35 (26.92%) JSON
5 31 (23.85%) Web Services
5 31 (23.85%) XML
6 30 (23.08%) HTML
7 25 (19.23%) Ajax
8 20 (15.38%) .NET Core
8 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 20 (15.38%) HTML5
8 20 (15.38%) WCF
9 15 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (11.54%) XMPP
10 11 (8.46%) Spring
11 10 (7.69%) CSS
11 10 (7.69%) jQuery
11 10 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (6.15%) Apache Camel
12 8 (6.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.23%) Cloud Native
2 20 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 20 (15.38%) Smart City
3 16 (12.31%) Algorithms
4 15 (11.54%) Smart Home
5 13 (10.00%) User Experience
6 4 (3.08%) iPad
7 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.54%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.77%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.69%) Linux
2 20 (15.38%) Android
2 20 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.46%) Windows
4 6 (4.62%) Ubuntu
4 6 (4.62%) Unix
5 1 (0.77%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (37.69%) DevOps
3 46 (35.38%) MVC
4 37 (28.46%) Software Engineering
5 35 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (20.77%) Computer Science
7 26 (20.00%) Scrum
8 25 (19.23%) OOP
9 24 (18.46%) IT Strategy
9 24 (18.46%) Project Management
10 23 (17.69%) Artificial Intelligence
10 23 (17.69%) Machine Learning
10 23 (17.69%) Workflow
11 22 (16.92%) Mentoring
11 22 (16.92%) Sprint Planning
11 22 (16.92%) TDD
12 21 (16.15%) OO
13 20 (15.38%) Decision-Making
13 20 (15.38%) Quantitative Analysis
13 20 (15.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.46%) SQL
2 52 (40.00%) C#
3 38 (29.23%) Python
4 27 (20.77%) Java
5 20 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 18 (13.85%) JavaScript
7 15 (11.54%) C
8 12 (9.23%) Bash Shell
9 10 (7.69%) PowerShell
10 7 (5.38%) PHP
11 6 (4.62%) Go
12 3 (2.31%) Java 8
12 3 (2.31%) Ruby
13 2 (1.54%) C++
13 2 (1.54%) Scala
14 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (24.62%) Degree
2 12 (9.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.77%) MCSA
6 1 (0.77%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) GDPR
System Software
1 58 (44.62%) Docker
2 13 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (6.15%) XenApp
3 8 (6.15%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.08%) Varnish
5 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (9.23%) Puppet
2 11 (8.46%) Kubernetes
3 10 (7.69%) Terraform
4 8 (6.15%) FortiGate
4 8 (6.15%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (6.15%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.85%) Ansible
6 1 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 55 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.92%) Google
3 8 (6.15%) arcserve
3 8 (6.15%) CheckPoint
3 8 (6.15%) Cisco
3 8 (6.15%) Citrix
3 8 (6.15%) CommVault
3 8 (6.15%) Oracle
3 8 (6.15%) Veeam
4 6 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.31%) VMware
6 2 (1.54%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.54%) WSO2
7 1 (0.77%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 1 (0.77%) SAP