Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Lambda
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 169 200 344
Rank change year-on-year +31 +144 +255
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 2,379 801 1,173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.16% 1.80% 0.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.92% 4.46% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,271 721 883
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
25th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £72,500 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.79% - +16.00%
75th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £93,750
90th Percentile £132,500 £128,750 £118,750
UK median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +20.83%

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 48,393 17,973 40,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.87% 40.38% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33,949 15,412 33,622
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +49 1,803 £90,000 +2.86% 169
North of England -39 211 £60,000 +9.09% 54
South East -105 147 £60,000 -11.11% 25
North West -48 105 £52,500 -4.55% 34
Yorkshire -70 92 £60,000 +9.09% 16
South West -53 76 £60,000 +16.30% 15
Midlands -105 69 £65,000 +13.04% 36
West Midlands -125 41 £65,000 +18.18% 23
East Midlands -62 28 £50,000 -16.67% 13
East of England -88 28 £67,500 +14.89% 12
North East -15 14 £47,500 -20.83% 4
AWS Lambda
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 2,358 (99.12%) Serverless
2 2,350 (98.78%) AWS
3 1,423 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
4 1,126 (47.33%) Python
5 1,082 (45.48%) Software Engineering
6 1,071 (45.02%) JavaScript
7 1,055 (44.35%) React
8 938 (39.43%) Amazon S3
9 864 (36.32%) Node.js
10 847 (35.60%) Docker
11 846 (35.56%) TypeScript
12 823 (34.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 812 (34.13%) DevOps
14 783 (32.91%) Finance
15 762 (32.03%) Terraform
16 735 (30.90%) Full Stack Development
17 695 (29.21%) Java
18 669 (28.12%) Amazon EC2
19 660 (27.74%) Microservices
20 657 (27.62%) Kubernetes
21 618 (25.98%) Web Services
22 577 (24.25%) SQL
23 527 (22.15%) Amazon RDS
24 491 (20.64%) Asset Management
25 478 (20.09%) Amazon SQS
26 465 (19.55%) Amazon ECS
27 441 (18.54%) AWS CloudFormation
28 430 (18.07%) TDD
29 429 (18.03%) Azure
30 398 (16.73%) Test Automation

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
1 209 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
2 189 (7.94%) Apache
3 101 (4.25%) Apache Spark
4 97 (4.08%) Confluence
5 48 (2.02%) Apache Airflow
6 24 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
7 23 (0.97%) CMS
8 22 (0.92%) nginx
9 12 (0.50%) Apache Pulsar
10 11 (0.46%) Umbraco
11 10 (0.42%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.38%) IIS
12 9 (0.38%) WordPress
13 7 (0.29%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.17%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.13%) Ethereum
16 3 (0.13%) Jetty
16 3 (0.13%) Luigi
17 2 (0.084%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (0.50%) Figma
2 11 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.34%) Chatbot
3 8 (0.34%) Sketch
4 5 (0.21%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 36 (1.51%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
3 4 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.084%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.084%) Shopify
4 2 (0.084%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2,358 (99.12%) Serverless
2 2,350 (98.78%) AWS
3 938 (39.43%) Amazon S3
4 669 (28.12%) Amazon EC2
5 478 (20.09%) Amazon SQS
6 465 (19.55%) Amazon ECS
7 441 (18.54%) AWS CloudFormation
8 429 (18.03%) Azure
9 320 (13.45%) GCP
10 307 (12.90%) AWS Step Functions
11 249 (10.47%) SaaS
12 224 (9.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 202 (8.49%) Amazon Kinesis
14 167 (7.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 150 (6.31%) CloudFront
16 145 (6.09%) GitHub
17 143 (6.01%) AWS Fargate
18 111 (4.67%) Amazon EKS
19 110 (4.62%) Amazon Cognito
20 90 (3.78%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.02%) HTTP
2 46 (1.93%) DNS
3 24 (1.01%) Broadband
3 24 (1.01%) Cisco IPT
4 21 (0.88%) Internet
4 21 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.80%) Firewall
6 16 (0.67%) WebEx
7 13 (0.55%) VPN
8 9 (0.38%) SSH
9 6 (0.25%) RTP
10 4 (0.17%) FTP
10 4 (0.17%) Intranet
10 4 (0.17%) IPv6
10 4 (0.17%) RTSP
10 4 (0.17%) SD-WAN
10 4 (0.17%) UPnP
10 4 (0.17%) WAN
11 3 (0.13%) AMQP
11 3 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 823 (34.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 527 (22.15%) Amazon RDS
3 350 (14.71%) MySQL
4 301 (12.65%) PostgreSQL
5 278 (11.69%) Amazon Aurora
6 254 (10.68%) Amazon Athena
7 242 (10.17%) NoSQL
8 169 (7.10%) MongoDB
9 158 (6.64%) Redis
10 144 (6.05%) Amazon Redshift
11 142 (5.97%) SQL Server
12 122 (5.13%) Big Data
13 105 (4.41%) Apache Ignite
14 104 (4.37%) Relational Database
15 71 (2.98%) Data Lake
16 69 (2.90%) Hadoop
17 54 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
18 36 (1.51%) RDBMS
19 30 (1.26%) BigQuery
19 30 (1.26%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 388 (16.31%) Git (software)
2 246 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 210 (8.83%) JIRA
4 115 (4.83%) Cypress.io
5 114 (4.79%) Bitbucket
6 113 (4.75%) GitLab
7 106 (4.46%) Selenium
8 86 (3.61%) webpack
9 53 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 50 (2.10%) Maven
11 48 (2.02%) TeamCity
12 41 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
12 41 (1.72%) Postman
13 39 (1.64%) JMeter
14 37 (1.56%) Travis CI
15 36 (1.51%) Gradle
16 35 (1.47%) SonarQube
17 33 (1.39%) CircleCI
17 33 (1.39%) SpecFlow
18 31 (1.30%) NUnit
General
1 783 (32.91%) Finance
2 355 (14.92%) Social Skills
3 288 (12.11%) Front Office
4 268 (11.27%) Banking
5 108 (4.54%) Games
6 97 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 76 (3.19%) Retail
8 69 (2.90%) Legal
9 68 (2.86%) Public Sector
10 55 (2.31%) Marketing
11 54 (2.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 39 (1.64%) Presentation Skills
13 35 (1.47%) Manufacturing
14 29 (1.22%) Law
15 28 (1.18%) Telecoms
16 24 (1.01%) Local Government
17 21 (0.88%) Financial Institution
18 14 (0.59%) Electronics
18 14 (0.59%) Investment Banking
19 13 (0.55%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 1,055 (44.35%) Developer
2 737 (30.98%) Software Engineer
3 376 (15.80%) AWS Engineer
4 368 (15.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 232 (9.75%) Python Engineer
6 229 (9.63%) AWS Developer
7 222 (9.33%) AWS Software Engineer
8 211 (8.87%) DevOps Engineer
9 197 (8.28%) Python Software Engineer
10 195 (8.20%) React Developer
11 189 (7.94%) Python Developer
12 185 (7.78%) Senior Developer
13 171 (7.19%) Full Stack Developer
14 159 (6.68%) Java Developer
15 157 (6.60%) Senior Software Engineer
16 133 (5.59%) Data Engineer
17 108 (4.54%) Java Engineer
18 95 (3.99%) Java Software Engineer
19 93 (3.91%) Cloud Engineer
19 93 (3.91%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,055 (44.35%) React
2 864 (36.32%) Node.js
3 618 (25.98%) Web Services
4 320 (13.45%) AngularJS
5 295 (12.40%) GraphQL
6 263 (11.06%) REST
7 257 (10.80%) .NET
8 250 (10.51%) CSS
9 235 (9.88%) Kafka
10 222 (9.33%) HTML
11 196 (8.24%) Vue.js
12 175 (7.36%) gRPC
13 166 (6.98%) Material-UI
14 146 (6.14%) Serverless Framework
15 133 (5.59%) React Native
16 126 (5.30%) RESTful
17 124 (5.21%) .NET Core
18 111 (4.67%) Spring
19 103 (4.33%) Redux
20 99 (4.16%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 279 (11.73%) Hedge funds
2 151 (6.35%) Pricing Data
3 121 (5.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 119 (5.00%) Derivative
5 117 (4.92%) Equities
5 117 (4.92%) Fixed Income
6 108 (4.54%) User Experience
7 93 (3.91%) Cloud Native
8 85 (3.57%) Mobile App
9 72 (3.03%) Legacy Systems
10 65 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
11 60 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
12 51 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
13 44 (1.85%) Management Information System
14 39 (1.64%) Data Structures
14 39 (1.64%) Social Media
15 38 (1.60%) Public Cloud
16 30 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
17 28 (1.18%) Algorithms
17 28 (1.18%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 270 (11.35%) Linux
2 174 (7.31%) Windows
3 71 (2.98%) Unix
4 39 (1.64%) Mac OS
5 38 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 30 (1.26%) Android
8 25 (1.05%) Mesosphere
9 12 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.34%) CentOS
11 6 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
13 4 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.084%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.084%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.084%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.084%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,423 (59.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1,082 (45.48%) Software Engineering
3 812 (34.13%) DevOps
4 735 (30.90%) Full Stack Development
5 660 (27.74%) Microservices
6 491 (20.64%) Asset Management
7 430 (18.07%) TDD
8 398 (16.73%) Test Automation
9 392 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
10 377 (15.85%) Investment Management
11 351 (14.75%) Analytics
12 307 (12.90%) Mentoring
13 297 (12.48%) Infrastructure as Code
14 261 (10.97%) Scrum
15 258 (10.84%) Artificial Intelligence
16 253 (10.63%) Data Science
16 253 (10.63%) Problem-Solving
17 218 (9.16%) Fintech
18 210 (8.83%) Data Management
19 184 (7.73%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,126 (47.33%) Python
2 1,071 (45.02%) JavaScript
3 846 (35.56%) TypeScript
4 695 (29.21%) Java
5 577 (24.25%) SQL
6 334 (14.04%) C#
7 249 (10.47%) Go
8 197 (8.28%) Scala
9 182 (7.65%) Kotlin
10 181 (7.61%) PowerShell
11 145 (6.09%) PHP
12 119 (5.00%) Bash Shell
13 112 (4.71%) Clojure
13 112 (4.71%) Ruby
14 55 (2.31%) Java 8
15 53 (2.23%) ES6
16 37 (1.56%) Java 11
16 37 (1.56%) T-SQL
17 36 (1.51%) Perl
18 34 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 184 (7.73%) Degree
2 121 (5.09%) AWS Certification
3 55 (2.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 49 (2.06%) Security Cleared
5 35 (1.47%) SC Cleared
6 34 (1.43%) GCFA
6 34 (1.43%) GCFE
6 34 (1.43%) GCIA
6 34 (1.43%) GCIH
6 34 (1.43%) SANS
7 25 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 25 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (1.05%) CISSP
8 15 (0.63%) CCSP
9 12 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
10 11 (0.46%) MBA
11 7 (0.29%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.25%) PhD
13 2 (0.084%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.084%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (9.50%) QA
2 32 (1.35%) Accessibility
3 25 (1.05%) GDPR
4 15 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.29%) SLA
7 3 (0.13%) IEC 62304
7 3 (0.13%) ISO 13485
8 2 (0.084%) CDISC
8 2 (0.084%) GxP
8 2 (0.084%) MiFID
8 2 (0.084%) PSD2
9 1 (0.042%) COBIT
9 1 (0.042%) NIST
9 1 (0.042%) SEPA
9 1 (0.042%) SOC 2
System Software
1 847 (35.60%) Docker
2 35 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.29%) XenApp
6 4 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.13%) Varnish
7 3 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.13%) vSphere
8 1 (0.042%) Firmware
8 1 (0.042%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 762 (32.03%) Terraform
2 657 (27.62%) Kubernetes
3 169 (7.10%) Ansible
4 69 (2.90%) Puppet
5 60 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
6 56 (2.35%) Grafana
7 48 (2.02%) Prometheus
8 39 (1.64%) Kibana
9 31 (1.30%) Consul
10 30 (1.26%) Graphite
10 30 (1.26%) Graylog
10 30 (1.26%) Opsgenie
11 25 (1.05%) Automic
12 24 (1.01%) logstash
13 17 (0.71%) Rancher
14 16 (0.67%) Istio
14 16 (0.67%) Packer
15 11 (0.46%) Mesos
15 11 (0.46%) Nagios
16 10 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 143 (6.01%) Google
2 115 (4.83%) Microsoft
3 71 (2.98%) Splunk
4 70 (2.94%) Oracle
5 43 (1.81%) Atlassian
6 40 (1.68%) New Relic
7 34 (1.43%) Databricks
8 28 (1.18%) Sony
9 25 (1.05%) Facebook
10 23 (0.97%) Netlify
10 23 (0.97%) Samsung
11 20 (0.84%) Sybase
12 19 (0.80%) BT
13 18 (0.76%) SAP
14 16 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (0.67%) ServiceNow
15 13 (0.55%) Apple
16 12 (0.50%) Adobe
16 12 (0.50%) YouTube
17 11 (0.46%) Informatica