Period
to 19 March 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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Serverless Computing
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 199 256 -
Rank change year-on-year +57 - -
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 95 56 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.20% 0.57% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.27% 3.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 58 46 0
West Midlands median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% - -
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%

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 1,804 1,672 1,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 22.81% 16.98% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,348 1,276 918
West Midlands median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,250 £66,250
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 19 March 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 19 March 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 +46 51 £53,150 -3.36% 11
Warwickshire - 32 £49,440 - 5
Coventry +9 9 £54,500 +9.00% 4
Worcestershire -19 2 £50,000 - 1
Serverless
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 88 (92.63%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (70.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (51.58%) Python
4 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 41 (43.16%) Web Services
5 41 (43.16%) SQL
6 39 (41.05%) Java
6 39 (41.05%) AWS Lambda
7 37 (38.95%) Node.js
8 35 (36.84%) DevOps
9 33 (34.74%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (34.74%) .NET
9 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (33.68%) Active Directory
11 29 (30.53%) Amazon S3
12 27 (28.42%) Amazon RDS
12 27 (28.42%) C#
13 26 (27.37%) Docker
13 26 (27.37%) RESTful
14 25 (26.32%) Presales
15 24 (25.26%) Amazon Kinesis
16 22 (23.16%) Amazon Redshift
16 22 (23.16%) Google Cloud Platform
16 22 (23.16%) HTML
17 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
18 20 (21.05%) Azure Active Directory
18 20 (21.05%) Amazon SQS
18 20 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (21.05%) Automotive
18 20 (21.05%) Degree

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 (8.42%) Confluence
2 7 (7.37%) Anypoint
3 6 (6.32%) Mule
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 88 (92.63%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (70.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (41.05%) AWS Lambda
4 33 (34.74%) Amazon EC2
5 29 (30.53%) Amazon S3
6 24 (25.26%) Amazon Kinesis
7 22 (23.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (21.05%) Amazon SQS
8 20 (21.05%) Azure Active Directory
9 19 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
10 18 (18.95%) Office 365
11 16 (16.84%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (8.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (8.42%) Azure Functions
13 7 (7.37%) IaaS
13 7 (7.37%) PaaS
14 6 (6.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 6 (6.32%) CloudFront
14 6 (6.32%) SaaS
14 6 (6.32%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.00%) Network Security
2 6 (6.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.05%) FTP
3 1 (1.05%) HTTP
3 1 (1.05%) MQTT
3 1 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.05%) Skype
3 1 (1.05%) SMTP
3 1 (1.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.42%) Amazon RDS
2 22 (23.16%) Amazon Redshift
3 21 (22.11%) Relational Database
4 19 (20.00%) Cosmos DB
4 19 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 12 (12.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (12.63%) OLAP
7 10 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (9.47%) Big Data
9 8 (8.42%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (6.32%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.11%) Blockchain
12 1 (1.05%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (18.95%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.68%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.63%) Maven
3 12 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (11.58%) JIRA
5 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
6 7 (7.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.05%) Selenium
8 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (21.05%) Automotive
2 16 (16.84%) Finance
3 5 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (33.68%) Architect
2 29 (30.53%) Developer
3 28 (29.47%) Cloud Architect
4 27 (28.42%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 27 (28.42%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (20.00%) Lead Architect
6 18 (18.95%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 13 (13.68%) .NET Developer
7 13 (13.68%) C# Developer
8 12 (12.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (12.63%) Designer
8 12 (12.63%) Senior Developer
9 11 (11.58%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (9.47%) Consultant
10 9 (9.47%) Interface Designer
11 7 (7.37%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Java Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Software Developer
11 7 (7.37%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (43.16%) Web Services
2 37 (38.95%) Node.js
3 33 (34.74%) .NET
4 26 (27.37%) RESTful
5 22 (23.16%) HTML
6 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET
7 17 (17.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (12.63%) .NET Core
8 12 (12.63%) HTML5
8 12 (12.63%) WCF
9 10 (10.53%) CSS
10 9 (9.47%) JSON
11 8 (8.42%) React
12 7 (7.37%) Ajax
12 7 (7.37%) AngularJS
12 7 (7.37%) SAML
12 7 (7.37%) XML
13 6 (6.32%) jQuery
13 6 (6.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (3.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Cloud Native
2 14 (14.74%) User Experience
3 12 (12.63%) Driving Licence
3 12 (12.63%) Smart City
4 8 (8.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Android
1 12 (12.63%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.21%) Linux
3 3 (3.16%) Windows
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) DevOps
2 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (26.32%) Presales
4 20 (21.05%) Identity Access Management
5 19 (20.00%) Project Management
5 19 (20.00%) Thought Leadership
5 19 (20.00%) Vendor Relationship Management
6 17 (17.89%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (16.84%) MVC
8 15 (15.79%) IT Strategy
8 15 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 14 (14.74%) Scrum
9 14 (14.74%) Workflow
10 13 (13.68%) Data Protection
11 12 (12.63%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (12.63%) Decision-Making
11 12 (12.63%) OOP
11 12 (12.63%) Quantitative Analysis
11 12 (12.63%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.58%) Python
2 41 (43.16%) SQL
3 39 (41.05%) Java
4 27 (28.42%) C#
5 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
6 17 (17.89%) PL/SQL
6 17 (17.89%) Scala
6 17 (17.89%) Shell Script
7 12 (12.63%) T-SQL
8 11 (11.58%) Perl
9 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.11%) Go
12 1 (1.05%) C
12 1 (1.05%) PHP
12 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) Degree
1 20 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (20.00%) MCSA
2 19 (20.00%) MCSE
3 17 (17.89%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (6.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (33.68%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.37%) Docker
3 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.05%) XenApp
4 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 8 (8.42%) Ansible
2 8 (8.42%) Terraform
3 7 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.37%) Puppet
4 6 (6.32%) Mesos
4 6 (6.32%) rkt
4 6 (6.32%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) Google
3 6 (6.32%) IBM
3 6 (6.32%) Remedy
4 2 (2.11%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.11%) VMware
5 1 (1.05%) arcserve
5 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco
5 1 (1.05%) Citrix
5 1 (1.05%) CommVault
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle
5 1 (1.05%) Veeam