Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 326 -
Rank change year-on-year +118 - -
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 90 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.040% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.26% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 80 4 0
West Midlands median annual salary £53,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.50% - -
England median annual salary £64,250 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.08% - +4.35%

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 1,710 1,583 1,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.83% 15.97% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,353 1,307 875
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +8.42%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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 +53 51 £60,000 +50.00% 12
Worcestershire - 16 £52,225 -
Warwickshire - 10 £40,000 -
Coventry - 6 £47,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 £60,000 - 2
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 72 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (68.89%) Microsoft
3 53 (58.89%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (53.33%) .NET
5 46 (51.11%) C#
6 42 (46.67%) SQL
6 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (38.89%) Web Services
7 35 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 33 (36.67%) Relational Database
8 33 (36.67%) AWS Lambda
8 33 (36.67%) Python
9 32 (35.56%) Amazon EC2
9 32 (35.56%) Amazon S3
10 30 (33.33%) Active Directory
11 29 (32.22%) Java
12 28 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (30.00%) Cosmos DB
13 27 (30.00%) Amazon Redshift
13 27 (30.00%) Presales
14 25 (27.78%) Scrum
15 24 (26.67%) RDBMS
15 24 (26.67%) Degree
15 24 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
15 24 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
16 23 (25.56%) Amazon Kinesis
17 22 (24.44%) Azure Active Directory
17 22 (24.44%) Amazon EMR
17 22 (24.44%) Vendor Relationship Management
17 22 (24.44%) Identity Access Management

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 8 (8.89%) Anypoint
2 6 (6.67%) Mule
Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 21 (23.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 72 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (58.89%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (36.67%) AWS Lambda
4 32 (35.56%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (35.56%) Amazon S3
5 23 (25.56%) Amazon Kinesis
6 22 (24.44%) Amazon EMR
6 22 (24.44%) Amazon SQS
6 22 (24.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 15 (16.67%) Office 365
8 10 (11.11%) Azure Functions
9 9 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (8.89%) IaaS
11 6 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (6.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 6 (6.67%) AWS CloudTrail
11 6 (6.67%) AWS CodePipeline
11 6 (6.67%) CloudFront
11 6 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
11 6 (6.67%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.44%) Network Security
2 15 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (36.67%) Relational Database
2 27 (30.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 27 (30.00%) Cosmos DB
3 24 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
3 24 (26.67%) RDBMS
4 13 (14.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
6 8 (8.89%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (6.67%) Big Data
8 5 (5.56%) Data Lake
8 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 5 (5.56%) Power BI
8 5 (5.56%) Redis
9 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Jenkins
2 14 (15.56%) Maven
3 13 (14.44%) Git (software)
4 12 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (6.67%) NUnit
6 6 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.44%) JIRA
8 4 (4.44%) NSubstitute
9 2 (2.22%) Moq
9 2 (2.22%) MSTest
9 2 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (32.22%) Developer
2 24 (26.67%) Architect
2 24 (26.67%) Cloud Architect
3 22 (24.44%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 22 (24.44%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (20.00%) Lead Architect
4 18 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 17 (18.89%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 15 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
6 15 (16.67%) Team Leader
7 10 (11.11%) Java Developer
8 9 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Azure Consultant
9 7 (7.78%) Consultant
10 6 (6.67%) Junior
10 6 (6.67%) Junior Developer
10 6 (6.67%) React Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Senior React Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Power BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (53.33%) .NET
2 35 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
2 35 (38.89%) Web Services
3 22 (24.44%) ASP.NET
3 22 (24.44%) JSON
4 15 (16.67%) WCF
5 14 (15.56%) RESTful
6 10 (11.11%) .NET Core
6 10 (11.11%) XML
7 9 (10.00%) HTML
7 9 (10.00%) Node.js
8 7 (7.78%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.78%) AngularJS
8 7 (7.78%) CSS
8 7 (7.78%) Entity Framework
8 7 (7.78%) jQuery
9 6 (6.67%) React
10 5 (5.56%) Ajax
10 5 (5.56%) SAML
10 5 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 6 (6.67%) User Experience
3 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Android
3 3 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (30.00%) Presales
4 25 (27.78%) Scrum
5 24 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 22 (24.44%) Identity Access Management
6 22 (24.44%) Vendor Relationship Management
7 18 (20.00%) DevOps
8 15 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (16.67%) Project Management
9 14 (15.56%) Performance Management
10 12 (13.33%) MVC
11 11 (12.22%) Microservices
11 11 (12.22%) OOP
11 11 (12.22%) Unit Testing
12 10 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 10 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
13 9 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) C#
2 42 (46.67%) SQL
3 33 (36.67%) Python
4 29 (32.22%) Java
5 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
6 15 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 15 (16.67%) Scala
6 15 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 12 (13.33%) Perl
8 11 (12.22%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.56%) U-SQL
10 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.22%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 24 (26.67%) Degree
2 22 (24.44%) MCSA
2 22 (24.44%) MCSE
2 22 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.56%) ISEB
5 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 30 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.56%) Docker
3 5 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) Ansible
2 8 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (8.89%) Puppet
2 8 (8.89%) Terraform
3 6 (6.67%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.67%) Mesos
3 6 (6.67%) rkt
4 5 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 62 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.78%) Xamarin
3 6 (6.67%) IBM
4 5 (5.56%) Remedy
4 5 (5.56%) Tableau
5 2 (2.22%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle