Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Lambda
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 238 309 460
Rank change year-on-year +71 +151 +236
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 1,083 984 894
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.45% 0.98% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.47% 2.81% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 816 809 676
10th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +12.50%
75th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £86,563
90th Percentile £115,000 £97,500 £105,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%

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 31,187 35,040 38,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.63% 34.99% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25,770 29,039 31,462
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +101 705 £80,000 - 117
North of England -19 123 £60,000 -4.00% 34
South East +68 80 £67,500 -6.90% 25
North West -5 66 £62,500 - 23
South West +30 64 £55,000 +6.60% 14
Midlands +30 51 £62,500 +25.00% 23
Yorkshire -2 49 £60,000 -4.00% 8
West Midlands +9 34 £65,000 +29.35% 16
East of England +51 24 £45,000 - 13
East Midlands +21 17 £40,000 -20.00% 7
North East +22 8 £52,500 -21.31% 3
AWS Lambda
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1,071 (98.89%) Serverless
2 1,070 (98.80%) AWS
3 603 (55.68%) Python
4 575 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
5 482 (44.51%) DevOps
6 424 (39.15%) JavaScript
7 375 (34.63%) Microservices
8 366 (33.80%) Docker
9 358 (33.06%) Software Engineering
10 345 (31.86%) Amazon S3
11 342 (31.58%) Amazon EC2
12 325 (30.01%) Node.js
13 313 (28.90%) Java
14 296 (27.33%) Terraform
15 279 (25.76%) React
16 269 (24.84%) SQL
17 263 (24.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 258 (23.82%) Kubernetes
19 237 (21.88%) TypeScript
20 233 (21.51%) Web Services
21 229 (21.14%) Amazon ECS
22 227 (20.96%) Finance
23 222 (20.50%) AWS CloudFormation
24 219 (20.22%) Amazon RDS
25 198 (18.28%) GCP
26 193 (17.82%) Infrastructure as Code
27 187 (17.27%) PostgreSQL
28 176 (16.25%) TDD
29 167 (15.42%) MySQL
30 164 (15.14%) Amazon SQS

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 83 (7.66%) Apache
2 80 (7.39%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (3.23%) Confluence
4 34 (3.14%) Apache Spark
5 19 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 15 (1.39%) Apache Airflow
7 11 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (0.65%) nginx
9 6 (0.55%) Headless CMS
10 5 (0.46%) CMS
10 5 (0.46%) Drupal
10 5 (0.46%) IIS
11 3 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.28%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.28%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.18%) Jetty
12 2 (0.18%) Luigi
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.18%) WordPress
13 1 (0.092%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (0.55%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.18%) Figma
3 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1,071 (98.89%) Serverless
2 1,070 (98.80%) AWS
3 345 (31.86%) Amazon S3
4 342 (31.58%) Amazon EC2
5 229 (21.14%) Amazon ECS
6 222 (20.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 198 (18.28%) GCP
8 164 (15.14%) Amazon SQS
8 164 (15.14%) Azure
9 154 (14.22%) SaaS
10 124 (11.45%) Amazon EKS
11 106 (9.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 81 (7.48%) CloudFront
13 76 (7.02%) Amazon Kinesis
14 69 (6.37%) PaaS
15 66 (6.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 62 (5.72%) GitHub
17 60 (5.54%) AWS Fargate
18 59 (5.45%) Azure Functions
19 57 (5.26%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.94%) DNS
2 19 (1.75%) HTTP
3 15 (1.39%) Firewall
4 12 (1.11%) SSH
5 11 (1.02%) Internet
6 8 (0.74%) VPN
7 7 (0.65%) AMQP
8 5 (0.46%) FTP
8 5 (0.46%) SMTP
8 5 (0.46%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.18%) CTI
9 2 (0.18%) DHCP
9 2 (0.18%) Softphone
9 2 (0.18%) SSL
9 2 (0.18%) VLAN
10 1 (0.092%) Anycast
10 1 (0.092%) Intranet
10 1 (0.092%) MQTT
10 1 (0.092%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.092%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (24.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 219 (20.22%) Amazon RDS
3 187 (17.27%) PostgreSQL
4 167 (15.42%) MySQL
5 128 (11.82%) SQL Server
6 100 (9.23%) MongoDB
7 89 (8.22%) Relational Database
8 81 (7.48%) Amazon Aurora
9 80 (7.39%) Amazon Redshift
10 65 (6.00%) NoSQL
11 62 (5.72%) RDBMS
12 53 (4.89%) Big Data
13 44 (4.06%) Redis
14 42 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (3.14%) Apache Ignite
16 29 (2.68%) Data Lake
17 28 (2.59%) BigQuery
18 24 (2.22%) Hadoop
19 18 (1.66%) Amazon Athena
20 17 (1.57%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 164 (15.14%) Jenkins
2 148 (13.67%) Git (software)
3 77 (7.11%) GitLab
4 58 (5.36%) JIRA
5 39 (3.60%) Selenium
6 32 (2.95%) Postman
7 30 (2.77%) Cucumber
8 28 (2.59%) Cypress.io
9 27 (2.49%) Artifactory
10 26 (2.40%) Maven
10 26 (2.40%) TeamCity
11 24 (2.22%) JMeter
12 22 (2.03%) Bitbucket
13 17 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (1.57%) CircleCI
14 15 (1.39%) WebDriver
15 12 (1.11%) JUnit
15 12 (1.11%) Mocha
15 12 (1.11%) Visual Studio
16 11 (1.02%) ReSharper
General
1 227 (20.96%) Finance
2 114 (10.53%) Banking
3 80 (7.39%) Public Sector
4 70 (6.46%) Front Office
5 47 (4.34%) Marketing
6 41 (3.79%) Retail
7 30 (2.77%) Games
8 29 (2.68%) Automotive
9 23 (2.12%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.75%) Legal
11 11 (1.02%) Advertising
11 11 (1.02%) Local Government
12 9 (0.83%) Publishing
12 9 (0.83%) Telecoms
13 8 (0.74%) Law
14 7 (0.65%) Billing
15 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.092%) Back Office
16 1 (0.092%) Electronics
16 1 (0.092%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 451 (41.64%) Developer
2 212 (19.58%) Software Engineer
3 197 (18.19%) AWS Engineer
4 177 (16.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 132 (12.19%) AWS Developer
6 119 (10.99%) Python Engineer
7 115 (10.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 96 (8.86%) AWS Software Engineer
9 95 (8.77%) Python Developer
10 92 (8.49%) Full Stack Developer
11 90 (8.31%) Senior Developer
12 79 (7.29%) Java Developer
13 77 (7.11%) JavaScript Developer
14 66 (6.09%) AWS DevOps
15 65 (6.00%) Python Software Engineer
15 65 (6.00%) Senior DevOps
15 65 (6.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 64 (5.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 61 (5.63%) Programmer
18 59 (5.45%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (30.01%) Node.js
2 279 (25.76%) React
3 233 (21.51%) Web Services
4 159 (14.68%) REST
5 149 (13.76%) AngularJS
6 123 (11.36%) GraphQL
7 115 (10.62%) CSS
8 106 (9.79%) HTML
9 95 (8.77%) Flask
10 94 (8.68%) gRPC
11 92 (8.49%) Django
12 88 (8.13%) .NET
13 70 (6.46%) Serverless Framework
14 69 (6.37%) HTML5
15 68 (6.28%) Kafka
16 67 (6.19%) RESTful
17 52 (4.80%) CSS3
18 49 (4.52%) Elastic Stack
19 47 (4.34%) OAuth
19 47 (4.34%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 116 (10.71%) Hedge funds
2 56 (5.17%) Cloud Native
2 56 (5.17%) Pricing Data
3 55 (5.08%) User Experience
4 54 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 53 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
6 40 (3.69%) NHS
7 37 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 34 (3.14%) Derivative
8 34 (3.14%) Equities
8 34 (3.14%) Fixed Income
9 26 (2.40%) Organisational Skills
10 22 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
11 14 (1.29%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.20%) Blog
12 13 (1.20%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (1.02%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 157 (14.50%) Linux
2 38 (3.51%) Unix
2 38 (3.51%) Windows
3 24 (2.22%) Android
3 24 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 9 (0.83%) Ubuntu
5 8 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.65%) CentOS
7 6 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.46%) Kali Linux
9 3 (0.28%) Debian
9 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.092%) MVS
11 1 (0.092%) Solaris
11 1 (0.092%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (53.09%) Agile Software Development
2 482 (44.51%) DevOps
3 375 (34.63%) Microservices
4 358 (33.06%) Software Engineering
5 193 (17.82%) Infrastructure as Code
6 176 (16.25%) TDD
7 154 (14.22%) Asset Management
8 135 (12.47%) Mentoring
9 130 (12.00%) Test Automation
10 119 (10.99%) Investment Management
11 116 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
12 108 (9.97%) Fintech
13 103 (9.51%) Problem-Solving
14 87 (8.03%) BDD
14 87 (8.03%) Scrum
15 75 (6.93%) OO
16 72 (6.65%) Coaching
17 68 (6.28%) Kanban
18 65 (6.00%) Data Management
19 59 (5.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 603 (55.68%) Python
2 424 (39.15%) JavaScript
3 313 (28.90%) Java
4 269 (24.84%) SQL
5 237 (21.88%) TypeScript
6 124 (11.45%) C#
7 61 (5.63%) PowerShell
8 59 (5.45%) Bash Shell
9 58 (5.36%) Scala
10 56 (5.17%) PHP
11 53 (4.89%) ES6
12 48 (4.43%) Ruby
13 41 (3.79%) Go
14 37 (3.42%) Kotlin
15 34 (3.14%) Clojure
16 19 (1.75%) Java 8
17 17 (1.57%) C
18 14 (1.29%) C++
19 12 (1.11%) Shell Script
20 11 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 71 (6.56%) Degree
2 29 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.12%) AWS Certification
4 16 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.37%) PhD
7 3 (0.28%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.28%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.092%) CISSP
8 1 (0.092%) FFIEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.17%) QA
2 11 (1.02%) HIPAA
3 10 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.55%) GDPR
6 5 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.28%) SLA
8 2 (0.18%) IEC 62304
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 13485
8 2 (0.18%) NIST
8 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.18%) PMO
8 2 (0.18%) WCAG
9 1 (0.092%) COBIT
9 1 (0.092%) GLBA
System Software
1 366 (33.80%) Docker
2 17 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.092%) Varnish
5 1 (0.092%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.092%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 296 (27.33%) Terraform
2 258 (23.82%) Kubernetes
3 95 (8.77%) Ansible
4 36 (3.32%) Puppet
5 30 (2.77%) Grafana
6 26 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (2.40%) Prometheus
7 18 (1.66%) Kibana
8 11 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (0.92%) Rancher
9 10 (0.92%) Rundeck
10 8 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
11 7 (0.65%) Nagios
12 6 (0.55%) Packer
13 5 (0.46%) Nessus
13 5 (0.46%) Nmap
13 5 (0.46%) yum
14 3 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (0.28%) Istio
14 3 (0.28%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 139 (12.83%) Google
2 100 (9.23%) Oracle
3 56 (5.17%) Sybase
4 38 (3.51%) Microsoft
5 29 (2.68%) Splunk
6 11 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (0.92%) Atlassian
8 8 (0.74%) Adobe
9 7 (0.65%) Databricks
9 7 (0.65%) Dynatrace
10 6 (0.55%) Cisco
10 6 (0.55%) Cognos
10 6 (0.55%) Guidewire
11 5 (0.46%) New Relic
11 5 (0.46%) Qualys
11 5 (0.46%) Spotify
12 4 (0.37%) Birst
12 4 (0.37%) Facebook
12 4 (0.37%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.37%) SAP