Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Lambda
UK > England
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 319 563 858
Rank change year-on-year +244 +295 +227
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 1,211 700 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.97% 0.46% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.93% 1.80% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 937 578 294
England median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £119,250 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.00% +4.17% -

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 41,292 38,988 33,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 33.07% 25.75% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34,008 31,550 27,860
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.96%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,982
% change year-on-year - +7.88% +1.96%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS Lambda in England.

Salary trend for AWS Lambda in England

AWS Lambda
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Lambda in England over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019. 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 +186 789 £82,500 +17.86% 155
North of England +166 186 £62,500 +25.00% 44
North West +170 158 £62,500 +25.00% 27
South East +48 112 £65,000 +36.84% 32
Midlands +56 62 £55,000 -31.25% 19
West Midlands +17 40 £55,000 -33.33% 7
South West +20 38 £57,500 +43.75% 12
East Midlands +38 22 £57,500 -30.30% 12
Yorkshire +33 16 £57,500 +4.55% 17
East of England +47 12 £55,000 - 14
North East +33 12 £60,358 -19.52%
AWS Lambda
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 1,196 (98.76%) Serverless
2 1,183 (97.69%) AWS
3 647 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
4 620 (51.20%) Amazon S3
5 589 (48.64%) Python
6 543 (44.84%) DevOps
7 487 (40.21%) Amazon EC2
8 447 (36.91%) Java
9 412 (34.02%) Software Engineering
10 404 (33.36%) Docker
11 365 (30.14%) JavaScript
12 352 (29.07%) Amazon RDS
13 345 (28.49%) Microservices
14 339 (27.99%) Terraform
14 339 (27.99%) Node.js
15 332 (27.42%) Finance
16 317 (26.18%) Amazon SQS
17 306 (25.27%) Web Services
18 298 (24.61%) Kubernetes
19 294 (24.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 286 (23.62%) AWS CloudFormation
21 271 (22.38%) Amazon ECS
22 232 (19.16%) Jenkins
23 226 (18.66%) Linux
24 193 (15.94%) Mentoring
25 192 (15.85%) Asset Management
26 185 (15.28%) HTML
27 179 (14.78%) Ansible
28 178 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
29 175 (14.45%) React

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
1 135 (11.15%) Elasticsearch
2 65 (5.37%) Apache Spark
3 45 (3.72%) Apache
4 36 (2.97%) Confluence
5 23 (1.90%) nginx
6 18 (1.49%) Headless CMS
7 17 (1.40%) IIS
8 12 (0.99%) Apache Pig
8 12 (0.99%) CMS
9 9 (0.74%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.41%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.25%) JBoss
13 3 (0.25%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.17%) Anypoint
14 2 (0.17%) Apache Airflow
14 2 (0.17%) Luigi
14 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.083%) eZ Publish
Applications
1 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.083%) Figma
4 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.083%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.083%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.17%) Eikon
2 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.17%) Shopify
3 1 (0.083%) Magento
3 1 (0.083%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.083%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1,196 (98.76%) Serverless
2 1,183 (97.69%) AWS
3 620 (51.20%) Amazon S3
4 487 (40.21%) Amazon EC2
5 317 (26.18%) Amazon SQS
6 286 (23.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 271 (22.38%) Amazon ECS
8 167 (13.79%) Azure
9 151 (12.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 138 (11.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 117 (9.66%) Amazon Kinesis
12 110 (9.08%) CloudFront
13 87 (7.18%) GCP
14 80 (6.61%) OpenShift
15 76 (6.28%) GitHub
16 75 (6.19%) Route 53
17 73 (6.03%) Amazon Cognito
18 68 (5.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 62 (5.12%) SaaS
20 60 (4.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.96%) HTTP
2 36 (2.97%) DNS
3 29 (2.39%) Internet
4 25 (2.06%) Firewall
5 17 (1.40%) VPN
6 13 (1.07%) SSL
7 11 (0.91%) DHCP
8 7 (0.58%) FTP
8 7 (0.58%) Network Security
8 7 (0.58%) SMTP
8 7 (0.58%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.41%) MQTT
9 5 (0.41%) SSH
9 5 (0.41%) VoIP
10 4 (0.33%) CTI
11 3 (0.25%) MPLS
11 3 (0.25%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.17%) AMQP
12 2 (0.17%) BitTorrent
12 2 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (29.07%) Amazon RDS
2 294 (24.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 148 (12.22%) MongoDB
4 117 (9.66%) MySQL
5 108 (8.92%) NoSQL
6 103 (8.51%) Amazon Athena
7 97 (8.01%) Big Data
8 95 (7.84%) Amazon Redshift
9 82 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
10 59 (4.87%) Amazon Aurora
11 52 (4.29%) SQL Server
12 47 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
13 43 (3.55%) Redis
14 41 (3.39%) Hadoop
15 39 (3.22%) Apache Hive
16 29 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
17 26 (2.15%) Presto
18 22 (1.82%) Relational Database
19 14 (1.16%) Amazon QuickSight
19 14 (1.16%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 232 (19.16%) Jenkins
2 147 (12.14%) Git (software)
3 107 (8.84%) Artifactory
4 81 (6.69%) GitLab
5 74 (6.11%) Maven
6 55 (4.54%) JIRA
7 49 (4.05%) Gradle
8 38 (3.14%) CircleCI
9 35 (2.89%) Selenium
9 35 (2.89%) TeamCity
10 33 (2.73%) webpack
11 28 (2.31%) Bitbucket
11 28 (2.31%) RStudio
12 25 (2.06%) JUnit
13 24 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 24 (1.98%) RSpec
14 19 (1.57%) Cucumber
15 17 (1.40%) Jasmine
16 16 (1.32%) Brakeman
16 16 (1.32%) RuboCop
General
1 332 (27.42%) Finance
2 141 (11.64%) Front Office
3 53 (4.38%) Marketing
4 49 (4.05%) Retail
5 45 (3.72%) Law
6 36 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 35 (2.89%) Public Sector
8 26 (2.15%) Electronics
9 24 (1.98%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.49%) Banking
11 13 (1.07%) Games
12 11 (0.91%) Legal
13 9 (0.74%) Advertising
14 7 (0.58%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.50%) Publishing
16 3 (0.25%) Billing
17 1 (0.083%) Automotive
17 1 (0.083%) Military
17 1 (0.083%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 513 (42.36%) Developer
2 195 (16.10%) AWS Engineer
3 190 (15.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 166 (13.71%) Software Engineer
5 150 (12.39%) Senior Developer
6 131 (10.82%) AWS Developer
7 123 (10.16%) Python Developer
8 119 (9.83%) Senior Software Engineer
9 113 (9.33%) Java Developer
10 107 (8.84%) Architect
11 93 (7.68%) Cloud Engineer
12 89 (7.35%) JavaScript Developer
13 85 (7.02%) AWS DevOps
14 81 (6.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 73 (6.03%) Python Engineer
16 57 (4.71%) Full Stack Developer
17 55 (4.54%) Senior Java Developer
18 52 (4.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 51 (4.21%) Senior DevOps
20 49 (4.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (27.99%) Node.js
2 306 (25.27%) Web Services
3 185 (15.28%) HTML
4 175 (14.45%) React
5 164 (13.54%) CSS
6 148 (12.22%) AngularJS
7 126 (10.40%) REST
8 123 (10.16%) .NET
9 117 (9.66%) JSON
10 109 (9.00%) Spring
11 89 (7.35%) HTML5
12 76 (6.28%) RESTful
13 69 (5.70%) CSS3
14 66 (5.45%) GraphQL
14 66 (5.45%) Pandas
15 64 (5.28%) Vue.js
16 62 (5.12%) Spring Boot
17 61 (5.04%) XML
18 56 (4.62%) Elastic Stack
18 56 (4.62%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 143 (11.81%) Fixed Income
2 99 (8.18%) Greenfield Project
3 79 (6.52%) Derivative
4 62 (5.12%) Cloud Native
5 57 (4.71%) Hedge funds
6 52 (4.29%) Equities
7 49 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 47 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
9 42 (3.47%) Mobile App
10 39 (3.22%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (3.14%) Linux Command Line
12 30 (2.48%) User Experience
13 28 (2.31%) Public Cloud
14 20 (1.65%) Algorithms
15 18 (1.49%) Private Cloud
15 18 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
15 18 (1.49%) Virtual Team
16 17 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
17 16 (1.32%) Data Structures
17 16 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 226 (18.66%) Linux
2 99 (8.18%) Windows
3 47 (3.88%) Unix
4 29 (2.39%) Android
5 28 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.24%) CentOS
8 15 (1.24%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.58%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.50%) Debian
12 5 (0.41%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.33%) Solaris
13 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.17%) SUSE
16 1 (0.083%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 647 (53.43%) Agile Software Development
2 543 (44.84%) DevOps
3 412 (34.02%) Software Engineering
4 345 (28.49%) Microservices
5 193 (15.94%) Mentoring
6 192 (15.85%) Asset Management
7 178 (14.70%) Continuous Integration
8 155 (12.80%) Infrastructure as Code
9 145 (11.97%) Test Automation
10 143 (11.81%) TDD
11 119 (9.83%) Problem-Solving
12 110 (9.08%) Continuous Deployment
13 107 (8.84%) Analytics
14 102 (8.42%) Data Science
14 102 (8.42%) E-Commerce
15 100 (8.26%) Scrum
16 93 (7.68%) Continuous Delivery
17 90 (7.43%) Machine Learning
18 89 (7.35%) Computer Science
19 82 (6.77%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 589 (48.64%) Python
2 447 (36.91%) Java
3 365 (30.14%) JavaScript
4 143 (11.81%) SQL
5 135 (11.15%) R
6 129 (10.65%) C#
7 108 (8.92%) TypeScript
8 86 (7.10%) Bash Shell
9 81 (6.69%) Go
10 80 (6.61%) Ruby
11 77 (6.36%) Java 8
12 73 (6.03%) Scala
13 65 (5.37%) PowerShell
14 52 (4.29%) PHP
15 51 (4.21%) C++
16 34 (2.81%) Shell Script
17 29 (2.39%) ES6
18 19 (1.57%) C
19 9 (0.74%) Kotlin
20 6 (0.50%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 96 (7.93%) Degree
2 45 (3.72%) AWS Certification
3 23 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.50%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (0.41%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.33%) A+ Certification
6 4 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.25%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.17%) ISEB
8 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.17%) PhD
8 2 (0.17%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.17%) PMP
8 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.083%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.083%) MCIPD
9 1 (0.083%) MCP
9 1 (0.083%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.64%) QA
2 11 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.33%) GDPR
4 3 (0.25%) EMIR
4 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.25%) MiFID
4 3 (0.25%) WCAG
5 2 (0.17%) NCSC
5 2 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 404 (33.36%) Docker
2 63 (5.20%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.82%) Varnish
4 19 (1.57%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (1.07%) XenApp
6 10 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (0.58%) OpenSSH
9 3 (0.25%) KVM
10 2 (0.17%) LXC
11 1 (0.083%) HDFS
11 1 (0.083%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.083%) vSphere
11 1 (0.083%) zsh
Systems Management
1 339 (27.99%) Terraform
2 298 (24.61%) Kubernetes
3 179 (14.78%) Ansible
4 81 (6.69%) Puppet
5 64 (5.28%) Opscode Chef
6 53 (4.38%) Packer
7 47 (3.88%) Kibana
8 34 (2.81%) logstash
8 34 (2.81%) Prometheus
9 29 (2.39%) Grafana
10 25 (2.06%) SCCM
11 23 (1.90%) Nagios
12 13 (1.07%) SCOM
12 13 (1.07%) SCOrch
12 13 (1.07%) SCVMM
13 10 (0.83%) Consul
13 10 (0.83%) Mesos
14 9 (0.74%) Rancher
15 8 (0.66%) Istio
16 7 (0.58%) StatsD
Vendors
1 68 (5.62%) Microsoft
2 59 (4.87%) Google
3 50 (4.13%) Splunk
4 40 (3.30%) Sage
5 30 (2.48%) SAP
6 22 (1.82%) Oracle
7 18 (1.49%) Citrix
8 17 (1.40%) Tableau
9 16 (1.32%) Dynatrace
10 14 (1.16%) AppDynamics
10 14 (1.16%) VMware
11 13 (1.07%) HP
11 13 (1.07%) New Relic
12 12 (0.99%) Cloudera
12 12 (0.99%) Hortonworks
12 12 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (0.91%) Informatica
13 11 (0.91%) Talend
14 10 (0.83%) TIBCO
15 6 (0.50%) Adobe