Period
to 28 March 2020

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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Lambda
UK > England
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 331 470 717
Rank change year-on-year +139 +247 +298
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 1,002 843 485
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.91% 0.61% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.64% 2.22% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 892 744 441
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,475 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +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 37,890 37,999 37,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 34.60% 27.63% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 31,011 30,588 31,039
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 28 March 2020.

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 28 March 2020. 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 +104 597 £77,500 +3.33% 112
North of England +120 173 £62,500 +4.17% 40
North West +69 126 £62,500 +9.17% 23
South East +68 111 £72,500 +18.37% 20
Midlands +56 56 £50,000 -8.26% 22
Yorkshire +66 46 £62,500 -7.41% 13
West Midlands +45 41 £50,000 -8.26% 19
East of England +65 33 £45,000 -21.74% 8
South West +14 26 £47,500 -5.00% 8
East Midlands +30 15 £50,000 +33.33% 3
North East -2 1 £66,715 -4.69% 4
AWS Lambda
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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.

1 980 (97.80%) Serverless
2 972 (97.01%) AWS
3 438 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
4 430 (42.91%) Python
5 424 (42.32%) DevOps
6 401 (40.02%) Amazon S3
7 361 (36.03%) Amazon EC2
8 326 (32.53%) Node.js
9 317 (31.64%) JavaScript
10 313 (31.24%) Docker
11 298 (29.74%) Terraform
12 286 (28.54%) Java
13 257 (25.65%) Kubernetes
14 255 (25.45%) Microservices
15 244 (24.35%) AWS CloudFormation
16 241 (24.05%) Software Engineering
17 236 (23.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 232 (23.15%) Amazon RDS
19 209 (20.86%) Git (software)
20 205 (20.46%) Finance
21 198 (19.76%) TDD
22 196 (19.56%) Jenkins
23 195 (19.46%) Amazon ECS
23 195 (19.46%) Continuous Integration
24 182 (18.16%) Web Services
25 174 (17.37%) Linux
26 168 (16.77%) Ansible
27 164 (16.37%) React
28 156 (15.57%) SQL
29 153 (15.27%) HTML

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
1 139 (13.87%) Elasticsearch
2 62 (6.19%) Confluence
3 53 (5.29%) Apache Spark
4 36 (3.59%) Apache
5 12 (1.20%) CMS
6 11 (1.10%) Headless CMS
6 11 (1.10%) nginx
7 10 (1.00%) IIS
7 10 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.70%) Apache Airflow
9 5 (0.50%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.50%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.40%) JBoss
11 2 (0.20%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.20%) Camunda
11 2 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.20%) WildFly
12 1 (0.100%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Sketch
2 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.100%) Figma
3 1 (0.100%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.100%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.100%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Markit EDM
1 4 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.20%) Eikon
4 1 (0.100%) Magento
4 1 (0.100%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.100%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.100%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 980 (97.80%) Serverless
2 972 (97.01%) AWS
3 401 (40.02%) Amazon S3
4 361 (36.03%) Amazon EC2
5 244 (24.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 195 (19.46%) Amazon ECS
7 139 (13.87%) Azure
8 124 (12.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 122 (12.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 122 (12.18%) Amazon SQS
10 102 (10.18%) Amazon Kinesis
11 81 (8.08%) Route 53
12 80 (7.98%) CloudFront
13 78 (7.78%) Amazon Cognito
14 69 (6.89%) SaaS
15 62 (6.19%) GCP
16 52 (5.19%) GitHub
17 50 (4.99%) AWS Fargate
18 49 (4.89%) AWS CodePipeline
19 48 (4.79%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.39%) HTTP
2 34 (3.39%) DNS
3 20 (2.00%) Firewall
4 18 (1.80%) Internet
5 11 (1.10%) VPN
6 10 (1.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.90%) DHCP
7 9 (0.90%) Network Security
8 8 (0.80%) SSL
9 7 (0.70%) VoIP
10 4 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.20%) Asterisk PBX
11 2 (0.20%) SAN
11 2 (0.20%) tcpdump
11 2 (0.20%) WAN
11 2 (0.20%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.100%) CTI
12 1 (0.100%) RTP
12 1 (0.100%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (23.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 232 (23.15%) Amazon RDS
3 118 (11.78%) MySQL
4 103 (10.28%) NoSQL
5 97 (9.68%) MongoDB
6 81 (8.08%) Amazon Redshift
7 79 (7.88%) Amazon Athena
8 70 (6.99%) Big Data
9 65 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
10 61 (6.09%) SQL Server
11 48 (4.79%) Amazon Aurora
12 43 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 42 (4.19%) Redis
14 37 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
15 35 (3.49%) Relational Database
16 25 (2.50%) Hadoop
17 17 (1.70%) Apache Hive
18 14 (1.40%) Cosmos DB
18 14 (1.40%) Looker
18 14 (1.40%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 209 (20.86%) Git (software)
2 196 (19.56%) Jenkins
3 89 (8.88%) JIRA
4 49 (4.89%) GitLab
5 46 (4.59%) Bitbucket
6 45 (4.49%) Maven
7 42 (4.19%) Artifactory
8 35 (3.49%) Gradle
9 26 (2.59%) webpack
10 22 (2.20%) CircleCI
10 22 (2.20%) TeamCity
11 20 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 19 (1.90%) WebDriver
13 18 (1.80%) Selenium
14 16 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (1.50%) Cypress.io
15 15 (1.50%) PhantomJS
15 15 (1.50%) PHPUnit
15 15 (1.50%) Travis CI
16 14 (1.40%) Cucumber
General
1 205 (20.46%) Finance
2 42 (4.19%) Front Office
3 39 (3.89%) Retail
4 33 (3.29%) Law
5 29 (2.89%) Marketing
6 23 (2.30%) Banking
7 17 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.30%) Electronics
9 9 (0.90%) Games
10 6 (0.60%) Public Sector
11 5 (0.50%) Advertising
11 5 (0.50%) Automotive
11 5 (0.50%) Back Office
11 5 (0.50%) Billing
12 4 (0.40%) Legal
13 3 (0.30%) Publishing
14 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.100%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.100%) Police
Job Titles
1 375 (37.43%) Developer
2 185 (18.46%) AWS Engineer
3 181 (18.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 116 (11.58%) Software Engineer
5 115 (11.48%) Senior Developer
6 87 (8.68%) Full Stack Developer
7 85 (8.48%) Architect
8 83 (8.28%) AWS Developer
9 73 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 73 (7.29%) Senior Software Engineer
10 61 (6.09%) AWS DevOps
11 60 (5.99%) Cloud Engineer
12 56 (5.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 54 (5.39%) Java Developer
14 50 (4.99%) Python Developer
15 49 (4.89%) Python Engineer
16 48 (4.79%) Data Engineer
17 41 (4.09%) AWS Software Engineer
18 39 (3.89%) AWS Architect
18 39 (3.89%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (32.53%) Node.js
2 182 (18.16%) Web Services
3 164 (16.37%) React
4 153 (15.27%) HTML
5 148 (14.77%) CSS
6 141 (14.07%) AngularJS
7 128 (12.77%) .NET
8 123 (12.28%) REST
9 80 (7.98%) HTML5
10 66 (6.59%) GraphQL
11 64 (6.39%) .NET Core
12 61 (6.09%) RabbitMQ
13 58 (5.79%) Spring
14 52 (5.19%) CSS3
15 50 (4.99%) Kafka
16 49 (4.89%) RESTful
17 46 (4.59%) JSON
18 45 (4.49%) Serverless Framework
19 44 (4.39%) jQuery
20 42 (4.19%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.49%) Cloud Native
2 69 (6.89%) Greenfield Project
3 45 (4.49%) Fixed Income
4 41 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (3.99%) User Experience
6 37 (3.69%) Mobile App
7 26 (2.59%) Hedge funds
8 23 (2.30%) Public Cloud
9 22 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
10 21 (2.10%) Data Structures
11 20 (2.00%) Algorithms
12 19 (1.90%) Derivative
12 19 (1.90%) Equities
13 15 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
15 13 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
15 13 (1.30%) Social Media
16 12 (1.20%) Management Information System
17 11 (1.10%) Private Cloud
18 10 (1.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 174 (17.37%) Linux
2 81 (8.08%) Windows
3 34 (3.39%) Unix
4 22 (2.20%) Android
5 21 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (1.90%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.30%) Windows Server
8 11 (1.10%) CoreOS
9 10 (1.00%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.40%) Solaris
11 4 (0.40%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.20%) CentOS
13 1 (0.100%) Debian
13 1 (0.100%) SUSE
13 1 (0.100%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (42.32%) DevOps
3 255 (25.45%) Microservices
4 241 (24.05%) Software Engineering
5 198 (19.76%) TDD
6 195 (19.46%) Continuous Integration
7 142 (14.17%) Test Automation
8 105 (10.48%) Infrastructure as Code
9 99 (9.88%) Analytics
10 98 (9.78%) BDD
11 94 (9.38%) Scrum
12 93 (9.28%) Mentoring
13 81 (8.08%) Data Science
13 81 (8.08%) Fintech
14 67 (6.69%) Data Engineering
14 67 (6.69%) Problem-Solving
15 66 (6.59%) Configuration Management
16 62 (6.19%) E-Commerce
17 61 (6.09%) Machine Learning
18 60 (5.99%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 430 (42.91%) Python
2 317 (31.64%) JavaScript
3 286 (28.54%) Java
4 156 (15.57%) SQL
5 116 (11.58%) C#
6 88 (8.78%) Bash Shell
7 76 (7.58%) TypeScript
8 75 (7.49%) Ruby
9 70 (6.99%) Go
10 67 (6.69%) PowerShell
11 64 (6.39%) Scala
12 55 (5.49%) PHP
13 39 (3.89%) R
14 38 (3.79%) Java 8
15 33 (3.29%) ES6
16 30 (2.99%) C++
17 22 (2.20%) C
18 17 (1.70%) PHP 7
19 10 (1.00%) Kotlin
19 10 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 89 (8.88%) Degree
2 54 (5.39%) AWS Certification
3 21 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 5 (0.50%) CCSP
4 5 (0.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.50%) CISSP
4 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.40%) HND
5 4 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.30%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.20%) PMP
7 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.100%) GCIA
8 1 (0.100%) GIAC
8 1 (0.100%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.79%) QA
2 8 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.50%) GDPR
4 4 (0.40%) SLA
5 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.100%) NIST
6 1 (0.100%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 313 (31.24%) Docker
2 42 (4.19%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (1.00%) XenApp
6 8 (0.80%) Varnish
6 8 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.50%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.50%) GlusterFS
7 5 (0.50%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.50%) vSphere
8 2 (0.20%) LXC
8 2 (0.20%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.100%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.100%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 298 (29.74%) Terraform
2 257 (25.65%) Kubernetes
3 168 (16.77%) Ansible
4 76 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
5 60 (5.99%) Puppet
6 46 (4.59%) Packer
7 29 (2.89%) Kibana
8 26 (2.59%) Nagios
9 24 (2.40%) SCCM
10 20 (2.00%) logstash
11 18 (1.80%) Prometheus
12 12 (1.20%) Grafana
13 11 (1.10%) Istio
14 10 (1.00%) SCOM
14 10 (1.00%) SCOrch
14 10 (1.00%) SCVMM
15 8 (0.80%) Rancher
16 6 (0.60%) Consul
17 5 (0.50%) OSSEC
18 3 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 60 (5.99%) Google
2 56 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (2.30%) Oracle
3 23 (2.30%) Splunk
4 22 (2.20%) Informatica
5 20 (2.00%) Talend
6 19 (1.90%) Citrix
7 17 (1.70%) Dynatrace
8 16 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (1.60%) Tableau
9 14 (1.40%) Sage
10 12 (1.20%) HP
10 12 (1.20%) VMware
11 11 (1.10%) Atlassian
12 9 (0.90%) SAP
13 7 (0.70%) New Relic
13 7 (0.70%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.60%) AppDynamics
14 6 (0.60%) ServiceNow
14 6 (0.60%) Solace