Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AWS Lambda skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS Lambda over the 6 months to 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Lambda
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 175 250 374
Rank change year-on-year +75 +124 +236
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 2,009 853 1,147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.01% 1.31% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.64% 3.58% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,072 729 861
10th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £47,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% - +16.67%
75th Percentile £102,500 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £132,500 £118,750 £102,500
UK median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +16.67%

AWS Lambda 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 43,287 23,795 40,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.40% 36.55% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31,188 19,859 33,877
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AWS Lambda as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Lambda in England.

Salary trend for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Lambda in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Lambda within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2021. 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
London +112 1,543 £85,000 +6.25% 168
North of England -41 179 £60,000 +6.19% 62
South East -72 91 £65,000 -3.70% 27
North West -32 85 £60,000 +4.35% 43
Yorkshire -44 78 £60,000 +6.19% 14
Midlands -69 74 £62,500 +13.64% 19
South West -35 61 £43,750 -15.20% 17
West Midlands -71 48 £65,000 +18.18% 13
East Midlands -36 26 £45,000 -10.00% 5
East of England -34 18 £60,000 +20.00% 22
North East - 16 £50,000 - 5
AWS Lambda
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, IT jobs citing AWS Lambda 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 England region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 2,001 (99.60%) Serverless
2 1,989 (99.00%) AWS
3 1,115 (55.50%) Agile Software Development
4 954 (47.49%) Python
5 903 (44.95%) JavaScript
6 893 (44.45%) Software Engineering
7 876 (43.60%) React
8 749 (37.28%) Docker
9 736 (36.64%) Amazon S3
10 732 (36.44%) Node.js
11 682 (33.95%) TypeScript
12 680 (33.85%) DevOps
13 626 (31.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 600 (29.87%) Finance
15 581 (28.92%) Amazon EC2
16 571 (28.42%) Microservices
17 569 (28.32%) Terraform
18 567 (28.22%) Java
19 534 (26.58%) Kubernetes
20 478 (23.79%) SQL
21 448 (22.30%) Web Services
22 410 (20.41%) Amazon RDS
23 403 (20.06%) Amazon ECS
24 400 (19.91%) AWS CloudFormation
25 396 (19.71%) Amazon SQS
26 370 (18.42%) Git (software)
27 354 (17.62%) MySQL
28 347 (17.27%) Asset Management
29 337 (16.77%) TDD
30 314 (15.63%) Azure

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 200 (9.96%) Elasticsearch
2 137 (6.82%) Apache
3 87 (4.33%) Confluence
4 79 (3.93%) Apache Spark
5 42 (2.09%) Apache Airflow
6 34 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 20 (1.00%) CMS
8 18 (0.90%) nginx
9 12 (0.60%) Apache Pulsar
10 11 (0.55%) IIS
11 9 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.40%) WordPress
13 6 (0.30%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.30%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.25%) Drupal
14 5 (0.25%) Headless CMS
15 4 (0.20%) Jetty
15 4 (0.20%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
16 3 (0.15%) Jupyter
Applications
1 10 (0.50%) Figma
2 6 (0.30%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.25%) Adobe XD
3 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.25%) Sketch
4 1 (0.050%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (0.100%) Summit
3 1 (0.050%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2,001 (99.60%) Serverless
2 1,989 (99.00%) AWS
3 736 (36.64%) Amazon S3
4 581 (28.92%) Amazon EC2
5 403 (20.06%) Amazon ECS
6 400 (19.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 396 (19.71%) Amazon SQS
8 314 (15.63%) Azure
9 280 (13.94%) GCP
10 218 (10.85%) SaaS
11 191 (9.51%) AWS Step Functions
12 153 (7.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 146 (7.27%) CloudFront
14 136 (6.77%) AWS Fargate
15 135 (6.72%) Amazon Kinesis
16 132 (6.57%) GitHub
17 130 (6.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 120 (5.97%) Amazon EKS
19 119 (5.92%) Amazon Cognito
20 91 (4.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.29%) DNS
2 39 (1.94%) HTTP
3 19 (0.95%) Internet
4 16 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.60%) Broadband
5 12 (0.60%) Firewall
6 11 (0.55%) SSH
7 9 (0.45%) WebEx
8 5 (0.25%) FTP
8 5 (0.25%) RTP
8 5 (0.25%) WAN
9 4 (0.20%) SD-WAN
9 4 (0.20%) VPN
10 3 (0.15%) AMQP
10 3 (0.15%) SMS
10 3 (0.15%) SMTP
10 3 (0.15%) SSL
11 2 (0.100%) DHCP
11 2 (0.100%) MQTT
11 2 (0.100%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 626 (31.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 410 (20.41%) Amazon RDS
3 354 (17.62%) MySQL
4 289 (14.39%) PostgreSQL
5 220 (10.95%) Amazon Aurora
6 170 (8.46%) NoSQL
7 151 (7.52%) SQL Server
8 139 (6.92%) Redis
9 137 (6.82%) Relational Database
10 131 (6.52%) Amazon Athena
11 129 (6.42%) MongoDB
12 84 (4.18%) Amazon Redshift
13 81 (4.03%) RDBMS
14 79 (3.93%) Big Data
15 75 (3.73%) Hadoop
16 73 (3.63%) Apache Ignite
17 61 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
18 46 (2.29%) Data Lake
19 42 (2.09%) BigQuery
20 22 (1.10%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 370 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 215 (10.70%) Jenkins
3 171 (8.51%) JIRA
4 117 (5.82%) Cypress.io
5 102 (5.08%) Selenium
6 95 (4.73%) GitLab
7 89 (4.43%) Bitbucket
8 75 (3.73%) webpack
9 64 (3.19%) Postman
10 53 (2.64%) JMeter
11 52 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 41 (2.04%) TeamCity
13 39 (1.94%) Cucumber
14 37 (1.84%) Maven
15 33 (1.64%) SonarQube
15 33 (1.64%) SpecFlow
16 32 (1.59%) Visual Studio
17 30 (1.49%) CircleCI
18 27 (1.34%) Babel
18 27 (1.34%) NUnit
General
1 600 (29.87%) Finance
2 299 (14.88%) Social Skills
3 206 (10.25%) Banking
4 199 (9.91%) Front Office
5 126 (6.27%) Public Sector
6 101 (5.03%) Games
7 79 (3.93%) Retail
8 73 (3.63%) Legal
8 73 (3.63%) Marketing
9 71 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
10 42 (2.09%) Presentation Skills
11 36 (1.79%) Manufacturing
12 34 (1.69%) Local Government
13 28 (1.39%) Automotive
14 27 (1.34%) Law
14 27 (1.34%) Telecoms
15 25 (1.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 13 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.65%) Organisational Skills
17 12 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 881 (43.85%) Developer
2 569 (28.32%) Software Engineer
3 314 (15.63%) AWS Engineer
4 243 (12.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 210 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 203 (10.10%) AWS Developer
7 194 (9.66%) Python Engineer
8 181 (9.01%) AWS Software Engineer
9 176 (8.76%) Full Stack Developer
10 151 (7.52%) Python Developer
11 148 (7.37%) Python Software Engineer
12 143 (7.12%) Senior Software Engineer
13 142 (7.07%) React Developer
14 124 (6.17%) Senior Developer
15 123 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
16 116 (5.77%) Java Developer
17 92 (4.58%) Data Engineer
18 82 (4.08%) Java Engineer
19 78 (3.88%) Backend Developer
20 74 (3.68%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 876 (43.60%) React
2 732 (36.44%) Node.js
3 448 (22.30%) Web Services
4 313 (15.58%) AngularJS
5 295 (14.68%) GraphQL
6 263 (13.09%) REST
7 253 (12.59%) CSS
8 217 (10.80%) HTML
9 206 (10.25%) .NET
10 161 (8.01%) Kafka
11 149 (7.42%) gRPC
12 144 (7.17%) Serverless Framework
13 135 (6.72%) RESTful
14 131 (6.52%) Vue.js
15 123 (6.12%) React Native
16 122 (6.07%) Material-UI
17 105 (5.23%) .NET Core
18 93 (4.63%) Redux
19 90 (4.48%) Jest
20 86 (4.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 215 (10.70%) Hedge funds
2 124 (6.17%) Pricing Data
3 106 (5.28%) User Experience
4 98 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 95 (4.73%) Legacy Systems
6 86 (4.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 85 (4.23%) Derivative
7 85 (4.23%) Equities
7 85 (4.23%) Fixed Income
8 73 (3.63%) Cloud Native
9 53 (2.64%) NHS
10 41 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
10 41 (2.04%) Management Information System
11 38 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
12 37 (1.84%) Blog
13 28 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
14 24 (1.19%) Data Structures
15 22 (1.10%) Public Cloud
16 19 (0.95%) Client/Server
17 18 (0.90%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 197 (9.81%) Linux
2 93 (4.63%) Windows
3 73 (3.63%) Unix
4 48 (2.39%) Apple iOS
5 38 (1.89%) Android
6 20 (1.00%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.70%) Mesosphere
8 11 (0.55%) CentOS
8 11 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.25%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.15%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.100%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.050%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,115 (55.50%) Agile Software Development
2 893 (44.45%) Software Engineering
3 680 (33.85%) DevOps
4 571 (28.42%) Microservices
5 347 (17.27%) Asset Management
6 337 (16.77%) TDD
7 300 (14.93%) Infrastructure as Code
8 287 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 280 (13.94%) Test Automation
10 270 (13.44%) Investment Management
11 242 (12.05%) Mentoring
12 233 (11.60%) Problem-Solving
13 231 (11.50%) Scrum
14 225 (11.20%) Analytics
15 206 (10.25%) Fintech
16 170 (8.46%) Front End Development
17 166 (8.26%) Data Management
18 162 (8.06%) BDD
18 162 (8.06%) Data Science
19 159 (7.91%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 954 (47.49%) Python
2 903 (44.95%) JavaScript
3 682 (33.95%) TypeScript
4 567 (28.22%) Java
5 478 (23.79%) SQL
6 248 (12.34%) C#
7 174 (8.66%) Go
8 136 (6.77%) PHP
9 134 (6.67%) Scala
10 124 (6.17%) Kotlin
11 102 (5.08%) PowerShell
12 90 (4.48%) Bash Shell
13 80 (3.98%) Clojure
14 78 (3.88%) Ruby
15 68 (3.38%) ES6
16 36 (1.79%) Java 8
17 27 (1.34%) Rust
18 21 (1.05%) Java 11
19 20 (1.00%) R
20 17 (0.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 127 (6.32%) Degree
2 59 (2.94%) AWS Certification
3 46 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 29 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (0.55%) MBA
8 7 (0.35%) DBS Check
8 7 (0.35%) PhD
9 4 (0.20%) CISSP
10 3 (0.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.15%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.100%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.100%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.050%) CCSP
12 1 (0.050%) CEH
12 1 (0.050%) FFIEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (7.07%) QA
2 45 (2.24%) Accessibility
3 29 (1.44%) GDPR
4 9 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.15%) IEC 62304
7 3 (0.15%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.15%) NIST
7 3 (0.15%) SLA
8 2 (0.100%) CDISC
8 2 (0.100%) COBIT
8 2 (0.100%) GxP
8 2 (0.100%) MiFID
8 2 (0.100%) PMO
8 2 (0.100%) WCAG
9 1 (0.050%) GLBA
9 1 (0.050%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.050%) PSD2
9 1 (0.050%) SEPA
System Software
1 749 (37.28%) Docker
2 19 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.15%) Varnish
6 2 (0.100%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.100%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.050%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 569 (28.32%) Terraform
2 534 (26.58%) Kubernetes
3 128 (6.37%) Ansible
4 61 (3.04%) Grafana
5 45 (2.24%) Prometheus
5 45 (2.24%) Puppet
6 41 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (1.39%) Kibana
8 27 (1.34%) Opsgenie
9 26 (1.29%) Graphite
9 26 (1.29%) Graylog
10 18 (0.90%) Consul
11 17 (0.85%) Packer
12 15 (0.75%) logstash
13 14 (0.70%) Automic
14 13 (0.65%) yum
15 12 (0.60%) Istio
16 9 (0.45%) Rancher
16 9 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
17 7 (0.35%) Mesos
Vendors
1 145 (7.22%) Google
2 103 (5.13%) Oracle
3 65 (3.24%) Microsoft
4 64 (3.19%) Sybase
5 55 (2.74%) Splunk
6 36 (1.79%) New Relic
7 31 (1.54%) Atlassian
8 26 (1.29%) Samsung
9 21 (1.05%) Sony
10 19 (0.95%) Netlify
10 19 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (0.90%) BT
11 18 (0.90%) Facebook
11 18 (0.90%) SAP
12 15 (0.75%) Adobe
13 14 (0.70%) Apple
14 13 (0.65%) Spotify
15 12 (0.60%) YouTube
16 11 (0.55%) Cisco
17 8 (0.40%) PayPal