Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 197 317
Rank change year-on-year +17 +120 -
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 86 89 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.18% 1.04% 0.059%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.06% 4.86% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 65 72 4
West Midlands median annual salary £54,000 £54,075 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.14% +5.51% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,875 £36,125
90th Percentile £72,000 £87,500 £72,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £64,125 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% -

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 2,117 1,832 1,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.96% 21.50% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,823 1,454 1,391
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £45,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% +14.38% -6.46%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,825 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

Serverless
Job Vacancy Trend in the 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 21 November 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 21 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
Birmingham +19 32 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Coventry +28 26 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Warwickshire -13 14 £41,250 +3.13% 3
Solihull -5 8 £80,000 +33.33% 1
Worcestershire -21 1 £52,500 +0.53%
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Serverless.

1 56 (65.12%) AWS
2 54 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (48.84%) Azure
4 40 (46.51%) AWS Lambda
5 37 (43.02%) SQL
6 30 (34.88%) DevOps
7 29 (33.72%) C#
8 27 (31.40%) Jenkins
9 25 (29.07%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
10 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
10 24 (27.91%) Amazon S3
11 21 (24.42%) Docker
11 21 (24.42%) Java
11 21 (24.42%) Web Services
11 21 (24.42%) Python
11 21 (24.42%) Software Engineering
12 20 (23.26%) Amazon ELB
12 20 (23.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
13 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (20.93%) Amazon RDS
14 18 (20.93%) .NET
15 17 (19.77%) XML
15 17 (19.77%) OO
15 17 (19.77%) Maven
15 17 (19.77%) JSON
15 17 (19.77%) Azure Functions
16 16 (18.60%) Mentoring
16 16 (18.60%) Microservices

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 4 (4.65%) Anypoint
2 2 (2.33%) Mule
2 2 (2.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.16%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
3 1 (1.16%) Drupal
3 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.16%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (65.12%) AWS
2 42 (48.84%) Azure
3 40 (46.51%) AWS Lambda
4 25 (29.07%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (27.91%) Amazon S3
6 20 (23.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 20 (23.26%) Amazon ELB
7 17 (19.77%) Azure Functions
8 14 (16.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (11.63%) Amazon EKS
9 10 (11.63%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (11.63%) GitHub
9 10 (11.63%) PaaS
9 10 (11.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (9.30%) GCP
11 7 (8.14%) AWS IoT
11 7 (8.14%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 7 (8.14%) IaaS
12 6 (6.98%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (6.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.60%) Firewall
2 7 (8.14%) FTP
2 7 (8.14%) HTTP
2 7 (8.14%) MQTT
2 7 (8.14%) SMTP
2 7 (8.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.93%) Amazon RDS
2 14 (16.28%) MongoDB
3 13 (15.12%) NoSQL
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
5 10 (11.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (9.30%) Amazon Aurora
6 8 (9.30%) Cosmos DB
6 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (8.14%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (6.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (3.49%) Big Data
10 2 (2.33%) MySQL
11 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.16%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.16%) HBase
11 1 (1.16%) Impala
11 1 (1.16%) Mahout
11 1 (1.16%) Redis
11 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (31.40%) Jenkins
2 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
3 17 (19.77%) Maven
4 14 (16.28%) JIRA
5 10 (11.63%) JUnit
5 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
6 9 (10.47%) Selenium
7 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (5.81%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (3.49%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Marketing
3 5 (5.81%) Legal
4 4 (4.65%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (46.51%) Developer
2 12 (13.95%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.79%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) .NET Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.47%) E-Commerce Developer
5 9 (10.47%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 6 (6.98%) AWS Specialist
6 6 (6.98%) Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 6 (6.98%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (5.81%) Compliance Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Information Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Information Security Compliance Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Security Compliance Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Security Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.42%) Web Services
2 18 (20.93%) .NET
3 17 (19.77%) JSON
3 17 (19.77%) XML
4 16 (18.60%) Node.js
5 15 (17.44%) Spring
6 13 (15.12%) Apache Camel
6 13 (15.12%) RESTful
6 13 (15.12%) SOAP
7 12 (13.95%) React
8 11 (12.79%) Kafka
9 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
9 10 (11.63%) J2EE
9 10 (11.63%) Spring Boot
10 8 (9.30%) REST
11 7 (8.14%) Ajax
11 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (8.14%) XMPP
12 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) User Experience
2 9 (10.47%) iPad
3 7 (8.14%) Algorithms
3 7 (8.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (8.14%) Smart Home
4 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.65%) Life Science
6 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.49%) Wiki
7 2 (2.33%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.16%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Linux
2 10 (11.63%) Unix
3 6 (6.98%) Windows
4 1 (1.16%) Android
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.88%) DevOps
3 21 (24.42%) Software Engineering
4 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (19.77%) OO
6 16 (18.60%) Mentoring
6 16 (18.60%) Microservices
7 14 (16.28%) Migration
7 14 (16.28%) TDD
8 12 (13.95%) MVC
9 11 (12.79%) Auto-Scaling
9 11 (12.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (12.79%) Dashboard Development
9 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
10 10 (11.63%) Analytics
10 10 (11.63%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (10.47%) Coaching
11 9 (10.47%) ITIL
12 8 (9.30%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.02%) SQL
2 29 (33.72%) C#
3 24 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 21 (24.42%) Java
4 21 (24.42%) Python
5 15 (17.44%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.14%) C
7 3 (3.49%) PHP
8 2 (2.33%) Go
8 2 (2.33%) Java 8
8 2 (2.33%) Perl
8 2 (2.33%) Scala
8 2 (2.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.16%) C++
9 1 (1.16%) ES6
9 1 (1.16%) Ruby
9 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) CISA
1 5 (5.81%) CISM
1 5 (5.81%) CISSP
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.33%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.33%) ISEB
2 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) COBIT
1 5 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.49%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (24.42%) Docker
2 14 (16.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.16%) HDFS
4 1 (1.16%) Varnish
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Ansible
2 9 (10.47%) Terraform
3 8 (9.30%) Kubernetes
4 7 (8.14%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (4.65%) Mesos
5 4 (4.65%) Packer
5 4 (4.65%) rkt
6 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.63%) Google
3 6 (6.98%) VMware
4 5 (5.81%) MuleSoft
5 4 (4.65%) AppDynamics
5 4 (4.65%) Oracle
5 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.49%) IBM
6 3 (3.49%) WSO2
7 2 (2.33%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 2 (2.33%) Remedy
7 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.16%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.16%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.16%) MapR
8 1 (1.16%) SAP
8 1 (1.16%) TIBCO