Serverless Jobs with Work from Home Options

Serverless Computing
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 110 100 90
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Serverless 837 1,493 2,136
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.84% 3.20% 3.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.19% 6.78% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 498 1,034 1,170
10th Percentile £49,250 £47,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,500 £72,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.38% -3.33% +11.11%
75th Percentile £87,500 £92,500 £92,500
90th Percentile £106,625 £100,114 £115,000
UK median annual salary £71,500 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -1.38% -3.33% +7.14%

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 13,520 22,010 29,342
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.92% 47.18% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11,146 16,581 20,678
10th Percentile £35,110 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £46,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +4.35%

Serverless
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Serverless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Serverless trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Serverless.

Serverless salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Serverless over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Serverless salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (3.58%) OpenStack
2 28 (3.35%) SharePoint
3 26 (3.11%) Confluence
4 11 (1.31%) JBoss
4 11 (1.31%) Red Hat Fuse
5 10 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.19%) WordPress
6 9 (1.08%) Apache Airflow
7 8 (0.96%) Apache
8 7 (0.84%) CMS
9 6 (0.72%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.72%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.48%) IIS
10 4 (0.48%) nginx
11 3 (0.36%) Tornado
12 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.24%) Sketch
2 2 (0.24%) UXPin
2 2 (0.24%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 98 (11.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.24%) Shopify
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 440 (52.57%) AWS
2 339 (40.50%) Azure
3 308 (36.80%) AWS Lambda
4 154 (18.40%) Azure Functions
5 143 (17.08%) Power Platform
6 113 (13.50%) SaaS
7 110 (13.14%) Amazon S3
8 104 (12.43%) PaaS
9 101 (12.07%) GitHub
10 99 (11.83%) Dynamics 365
11 97 (11.59%) IaaS
12 89 (10.63%) Amazon EC2
13 83 (9.92%) Amazon ECS
14 71 (8.48%) Azure DevOps
15 70 (8.36%) GCP
16 67 (8.00%) Amazon EKS
17 56 (6.69%) AWS CloudFormation
18 55 (6.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 50 (5.97%) Amazon SQS
20 42 (5.02%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.51%) Internet
2 20 (2.39%) VPN
3 14 (1.67%) Firewall
4 10 (1.19%) IPv4
5 9 (1.08%) DNS
6 8 (0.96%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.48%) AMQP
7 4 (0.48%) Network Security
8 3 (0.36%) HTTP
9 2 (0.24%) OSPF
9 2 (0.24%) VLAN
9 2 (0.24%) WAN
9 2 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.12%) IPv6
10 1 (0.12%) LAN
10 1 (0.12%) SD-WAN
10 1 (0.12%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (14.93%) Relational Database
2 96 (11.47%) PostgreSQL
3 89 (10.63%) RDBMS
4 87 (10.39%) Oracle Database
5 86 (10.27%) Amazon RDS
6 75 (8.96%) DynamoDB
7 70 (8.36%) MySQL
8 68 (8.12%) NoSQL
9 51 (6.09%) SQL Server
10 46 (5.50%) Power BI
11 42 (5.02%) Data Lake
12 34 (4.06%) Redis
13 30 (3.58%) MongoDB
14 25 (2.99%) Metadata
15 23 (2.75%) Amazon Aurora
15 23 (2.75%) Amazon Redshift
16 20 (2.39%) Azure SQL Database
17 17 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
19 11 (1.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 278 (33.21%) Git
2 101 (12.07%) Jenkins
3 65 (7.77%) JIRA
4 51 (6.09%) GitLab
5 36 (4.30%) JDeveloper
6 26 (3.11%) TeamCity
7 16 (1.91%) CircleCI
8 12 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 12 (1.43%) JUnit
9 11 (1.31%) Maven
9 11 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (1.19%) git-flow
10 10 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
11 9 (1.08%) Subversion
12 7 (0.84%) Travis CI
13 6 (0.72%) Cypress.io
14 5 (0.60%) Visual Studio
15 4 (0.48%) Mocha
15 4 (0.48%) Postman
15 4 (0.48%) webpack
General
1 181 (21.62%) Finance
2 134 (16.01%) Social Skills
3 64 (7.65%) Police
4 58 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.78%) Public Sector
6 33 (3.94%) Retail
7 24 (2.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 23 (2.75%) Games
9 19 (2.27%) Marketing
10 13 (1.55%) Banking
11 12 (1.43%) Tech for Good
12 10 (1.19%) Organisational Skills
13 9 (1.08%) Advertising
13 9 (1.08%) Automotive
13 9 (1.08%) Health Technology
13 9 (1.08%) Presentation Skills
14 8 (0.96%) Law
14 8 (0.96%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.84%) Aviation
16 6 (0.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 213 (25.45%) Developer
2 202 (24.13%) Software Engineer
3 163 (19.47%) Architect
4 120 (14.34%) Senior
5 87 (10.39%) Ruby Engineer
6 83 (9.92%) Lead
7 82 (9.80%) AWS Engineer
8 76 (9.08%) CRM Architect
8 76 (9.08%) Dynamics 365 Architect
8 76 (9.08%) Dynamics CRM Architect
9 75 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
10 64 (7.65%) Java Developer
11 62 (7.41%) Java Engineer
12 58 (6.93%) Java Software Engineer
13 51 (6.09%) Cloud Engineer
14 44 (5.26%) Data Engineer
14 44 (5.26%) Senior Developer
15 38 (4.54%) Python Engineer
16 36 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
17 31 (3.70%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (30.70%) Node.js
2 221 (26.40%) React
3 123 (14.70%) Spring
4 102 (12.19%) .NET
5 82 (9.80%) AngularJS
6 81 (9.68%) REST
7 65 (7.77%) J2EE
8 55 (6.57%) RESTful
9 53 (6.33%) Ruby on Rails
10 52 (6.21%) Spring Boot
11 51 (6.09%) Elastic Stack
12 46 (5.50%) JSON
13 41 (4.90%) Web Services
14 33 (3.94%) ASP.NET
14 33 (3.94%) Vue
15 31 (3.70%) Django
16 30 (3.58%) Apache Camel
16 30 (3.58%) HTML
17 25 (2.99%) CSS
17 25 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.12%) Distributed Systems
2 47 (5.62%) Public Cloud
3 41 (4.90%) Client/Server
3 41 (4.90%) Cloud Native
4 32 (3.82%) Data Structures
5 25 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 21 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.51%) Virtual Team
8 17 (2.03%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.03%) Product Ownership
9 14 (1.67%) Onboarding
10 13 (1.55%) Blog
10 13 (1.55%) IoT
11 12 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.43%) Online Games
12 10 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (1.19%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.96%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 89 (10.63%) Linux
2 38 (4.54%) Windows
3 17 (2.03%) Unix
4 10 (1.19%) VMS
5 4 (0.48%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (43.13%) DevOps
2 340 (40.62%) Microservices
3 324 (38.71%) Agile
4 281 (33.57%) Software Engineering
5 280 (33.45%) Problem-Solving
6 258 (30.82%) Containerisation
7 249 (29.75%) Actionable Insight
8 239 (28.55%) Continuous Integration
9 225 (26.88%) Design Patterns
10 203 (24.25%) CI/CD
11 160 (19.12%) Clean Code
12 155 (18.52%) Unit Testing
13 153 (18.28%) Code Quality
14 148 (17.68%) Infrastructure as Code
15 122 (14.58%) Open Source
16 110 (13.14%) Roadmaps
17 106 (12.66%) Mentoring
18 105 (12.54%) Scrum
19 98 (11.71%) CRM
20 90 (10.75%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 394 (47.07%) Python
2 292 (34.89%) Java
3 251 (29.99%) JavaScript
4 185 (22.10%) SQL
5 164 (19.59%) Ruby
6 156 (18.64%) C#
7 146 (17.44%) Bash
8 128 (15.29%) Go
9 97 (11.59%) TypeScript
10 89 (10.63%) Perl
11 37 (4.42%) T-SQL
12 30 (3.58%) PowerShell
13 21 (2.51%) PHP
14 10 (1.19%) R
14 10 (1.19%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.84%) C
16 6 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions
16 6 (0.72%) Kotlin
16 6 (0.72%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.60%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 180 (21.51%) Security Cleared
2 158 (18.88%) SC Cleared
3 53 (6.33%) Degree
4 44 (5.26%) AWS Certification
5 24 (2.87%) Azure Certification
6 23 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 20 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (2.03%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 11 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.19%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
11 8 (0.96%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.72%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.48%) CEH
13 4 (0.48%) CISSP
13 4 (0.48%) GSEC
13 4 (0.48%) OSCP
14 3 (0.36%) Sun Certification
15 2 (0.24%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
15 2 (0.24%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (11.83%) QA
2 20 (2.39%) GDPR
3 7 (0.84%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.84%) NIST
4 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.36%) SOC 2
7 2 (0.24%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.12%) PMO
8 1 (0.12%) SEPA
8 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 231 (27.60%) Docker
2 27 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 203 (24.25%) Terraform
2 184 (21.98%) Kubernetes
3 71 (8.48%) Ansible
4 32 (3.82%) Grafana
5 15 (1.79%) Prometheus
6 13 (1.55%) Packer
7 11 (1.31%) Puppet
8 7 (0.84%) Progress Chef
9 6 (0.72%) Kibana
10 4 (0.48%) Salt
11 1 (0.12%) CASB
11 1 (0.12%) Istio
11 1 (0.12%) logstash
11 1 (0.12%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 173 (20.67%) Microsoft
2 120 (14.34%) Oracle
3 44 (5.26%) Databricks
4 32 (3.82%) Google
5 30 (3.58%) WSO2
6 10 (1.19%) Apple
6 10 (1.19%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.08%) McAfee
8 8 (0.96%) GoCardless
8 8 (0.96%) PayPal
8 8 (0.96%) Sage
9 6 (0.72%) Adobe
10 5 (0.60%) ForgeRock
10 5 (0.60%) New Relic
11 4 (0.48%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.36%) Progress
12 3 (0.36%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.36%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.24%) Remedy
13 2 (0.24%) VMware