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

Serverless Computing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 293 -
Rank change year-on-year +96 - -
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 87 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.07% 0.22% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.20% 1.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 68 16 0
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £66,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.98% - -
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year +4.17% -2.04% -5.77%

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 1,673 1,611 1,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.59% 16.05% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,308 1,291 901
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 18 December 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 December 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 +62 63 £60,000 - 4
Warwickshire - 10 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire +7 7 £52,225 -
Coventry +8 3 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Staffordshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 74 (85.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (73.56%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (72.41%) Microsoft
4 48 (55.17%) Python
5 46 (52.87%) Active Directory
5 46 (52.87%) Web Services
6 45 (51.72%) SQL
7 43 (49.43%) .NET
8 42 (48.28%) Relational Database
9 41 (47.13%) AWS Lambda
9 41 (47.13%) Amazon EC2
9 41 (47.13%) Amazon S3
10 39 (44.83%) Java
11 35 (40.23%) Amazon Redshift
12 34 (39.08%) Presales
13 33 (37.93%) C#
14 32 (36.78%) RDBMS
14 32 (36.78%) Cosmos DB
15 31 (35.63%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (35.63%) Amazon RDS
15 31 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
16 30 (34.48%) MCSE
16 30 (34.48%) MCSA
16 30 (34.48%) Amazon SQS
16 30 (34.48%) Network Security
16 30 (34.48%) Amazon EMR
16 30 (34.48%) Amazon Kinesis
16 30 (34.48%) Vendor Relationship Management
16 30 (34.48%) 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 10 (11.49%) Anypoint
2 8 (9.20%) Mule
Applications
1 23 (26.44%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 74 (85.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (73.56%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (47.13%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (47.13%) Amazon S3
3 41 (47.13%) AWS Lambda
4 30 (34.48%) Amazon EMR
4 30 (34.48%) Amazon Kinesis
4 30 (34.48%) Amazon SQS
4 30 (34.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (26.44%) Office 365
6 11 (12.64%) Azure Functions
7 10 (11.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 10 (11.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 10 (11.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (11.49%) AWS CloudTrail
7 10 (11.49%) AWS CodePipeline
7 10 (11.49%) CloudFront
7 10 (11.49%) IBM Cloud
7 10 (11.49%) SaaS
7 10 (11.49%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.48%) Network Security
2 6 (6.90%) Firewall
2 6 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (48.28%) Relational Database
2 35 (40.23%) Amazon Redshift
3 32 (36.78%) Cosmos DB
3 32 (36.78%) RDBMS
4 31 (35.63%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (17.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
7 7 (8.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.30%) Redis
10 1 (1.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Jenkins
2 17 (19.54%) Maven
3 9 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (9.20%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (5.75%) JIRA
6 3 (3.45%) NUnit
7 2 (2.30%) Moq
7 2 (2.30%) MSTest
7 2 (2.30%) Selenium
7 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.15%) NSubstitute
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Architect
1 32 (36.78%) Cloud Architect
2 30 (34.48%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 30 (34.48%) Solutions Architect
3 28 (32.18%) Developer
4 26 (29.89%) Lead Architect
5 25 (28.74%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 20 (22.99%) Senior Developer
7 11 (12.64%) Java Developer
8 10 (11.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (10.34%) Lead DevOps
9 9 (10.34%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 7 (8.05%) React Developer
10 7 (8.05%) Senior React Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Azure Consultant
11 6 (6.90%) Consultant
11 6 (6.90%) Development Team Leader
11 6 (6.90%) Junior Developer
11 6 (6.90%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.87%) Web Services
2 43 (49.43%) .NET
3 31 (35.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (31.03%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.79%) Node.js
5 12 (13.79%) WCF
6 11 (12.64%) RESTful
7 10 (11.49%) .NET Core
7 10 (11.49%) HTML
8 9 (10.34%) JSON
8 9 (10.34%) SAML
9 8 (9.20%) CSS
10 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
10 7 (8.05%) jQuery
10 7 (8.05%) React
10 7 (8.05%) XML
11 6 (6.90%) Middleware
12 5 (5.75%) Ajax
12 5 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (4.60%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Driving Licence
2 7 (8.05%) User Experience
3 6 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (39.08%) Presales
2 31 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (34.48%) Identity Access Management
3 30 (34.48%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 29 (33.33%) Thought Leadership
5 23 (26.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 23 (26.44%) Project Management
6 21 (24.14%) DevOps
7 18 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (19.54%) Scrum
9 13 (14.94%) Continuous Deployment
9 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing
10 12 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (13.79%) MVC
11 11 (12.64%) Configuration Management
11 11 (12.64%) Deployment Automation
11 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
12 10 (11.49%) Change Management
12 10 (11.49%) Coaching
12 10 (11.49%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.17%) Python
2 45 (51.72%) SQL
3 39 (44.83%) Java
4 33 (37.93%) C#
5 23 (26.44%) PL/SQL
5 23 (26.44%) Scala
5 23 (26.44%) Shell Script
6 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
7 15 (17.24%) Perl
8 7 (8.05%) PowerShell
8 7 (8.05%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.15%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 30 (34.48%) MCSA
1 30 (34.48%) MCSE
1 30 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (27.59%) Security Cleared
3 16 (18.39%) Degree
4 9 (10.34%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 46 (52.87%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Ansible
1 10 (11.49%) Kubernetes
1 10 (11.49%) Mesos
1 10 (11.49%) rkt
1 10 (11.49%) Terraform
2 9 (10.34%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.49%) IBM
3 9 (10.34%) Remedy
4 6 (6.90%) Xamarin
5 3 (3.45%) MuleSoft