Period
to 4 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 4 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Lambda
UK > Scotland
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 151 117 211
Rank change year-on-year -34 +94 -10
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 48 19 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.09% 0.86% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.19% 2.62% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 11
10th Percentile £39,550 £23,500 "
25th Percentile £46,250 £28,875 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,250 £45,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +27.22% -25.00% +9.09%
75th Percentile £67,500 " £69,375
90th Percentile £76,771 £58,750 £76,250
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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,506 726 1,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.27% 32.76% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,103 475 936
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,810
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.23%
75th Percentile £64,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £76,771 £70,750 £67,500
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 Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in Scotland

AWS Lambda
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for AWS Lambda in Scotland

AWS Lambda
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Lambda in Scotland over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Lambda in Scotland

AWS Lambda
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Lambda within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 4 August 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
Edinburgh -27 31 £56,000 +24.44% 13
Glasgow -16 12 £64,500 +158.00% 3
North Lanarkshire - 2 £63,750 -
Scottish Borders - 2 £53,750 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £55,000 -
AWS Lambda
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 48 (100.00%) AWS
1 48 (100.00%) Serverless
2 32 (66.67%) DevOps
3 27 (56.25%) Python
4 22 (45.83%) Terraform
5 20 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
6 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (35.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 16 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
9 15 (31.25%) Node.js
9 15 (31.25%) React
9 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
10 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
10 14 (29.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (29.17%) Docker
11 13 (27.08%) Microservices
11 13 (27.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 13 (27.08%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (27.08%) Technical Leadership
12 12 (25.00%) Full Stack Development
12 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (22.92%) Azure
13 11 (22.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
13 11 (22.92%) Vue.js
13 11 (22.92%) Amazon EKS
13 11 (22.92%) Amazon ECS
13 11 (22.92%) AWS Fargate
14 10 (20.83%) Architectural Design

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (10.42%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 48 (100.00%) AWS
1 48 (100.00%) Serverless
2 17 (35.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 16 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
4 14 (29.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (27.08%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (22.92%) Amazon ECS
6 11 (22.92%) Amazon EKS
6 11 (22.92%) AWS Fargate
6 11 (22.92%) Azure
6 11 (22.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 10 (20.83%) Amazon S3
7 10 (20.83%) Route 53
8 8 (16.67%) PaaS
9 7 (14.58%) GitHub
10 4 (8.33%) SaaS
11 2 (4.17%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (20.83%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (4.17%) Big Data
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.75%) JIRA
3 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.33%) RStudio
5 3 (6.25%) Cypress.io
5 3 (6.25%) GoCD
5 3 (6.25%) Postman
5 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (14.58%) Public Sector
2 5 (10.42%) Games
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Automotive
4 2 (4.17%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Social Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) Developer
3 9 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Cloud Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Lead DevOps
5 7 (14.58%) Systems Developer
6 6 (12.50%) AWS Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Architect
8 4 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Platform Manager
9 3 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Engineering Manager
9 3 (6.25%) Junior
9 3 (6.25%) Junior Cloud Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) SaaS Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) Node.js
1 15 (31.25%) React
2 11 (22.92%) Vue.js
3 9 (18.75%) Ember.js
4 4 (8.33%) Kafka
4 4 (8.33%) Shiny
5 3 (6.25%) GraphQL
5 3 (6.25%) HTML
5 3 (6.25%) Jest
5 3 (6.25%) Redux
5 3 (6.25%) Spring
5 3 (6.25%) TypeORM
6 2 (4.17%) Laravel
7 1 (2.08%) CSS
7 1 (2.08%) HTML5
7 1 (2.08%) OAuth
7 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Cloud Native
2 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) DevOps
2 20 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 13 (27.08%) Microservices
5 13 (27.08%) Technical Leadership
6 12 (25.00%) Full Stack Development
7 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
8 10 (20.83%) Architectural Design
8 10 (20.83%) Scrum
9 8 (16.67%) Pair Programming
10 7 (14.58%) Cost Optimisation
10 7 (14.58%) Line Management
11 6 (12.50%) Analytics
11 6 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (10.42%) Software Delivery
13 4 (8.33%) Data Science
13 4 (8.33%) High Availability
14 3 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) Python
2 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.75%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) PHP
4 4 (8.33%) R
5 3 (6.25%) Java 8
5 3 (6.25%) Scala
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) AWS Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) Terraform
2 5 (10.42%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Netlify
3 2 (4.17%) PagerDuty
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.08%) Databricks