Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Lambda
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 432 593 779
Rank change year-on-year +161 +186 +126
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 397 270 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.56% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.86% 1.37% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 289 207 119
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - +3.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 21,356 19,778 18,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 30.17% 23.64% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17,344 15,714 15,441
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing AWS Lambda as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in the UK excluding London

AWS Lambda
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for AWS Lambda in the UK excluding London

AWS Lambda
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Lambda in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS Lambda in the UK excluding London

AWS Lambda
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Lambda within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
North of England +162 180 £62,500 +19.05% 41
North West +138 149 £60,000 +17.07% 25
South East +45 98 £66,250 +26.19% 37
Midlands +49 44 £50,000 -33.33% 17
West Midlands +7 28 £50,250 -30.69% 9
South West +7 23 £47,500 +18.75% 13
East of England +52 21 £45,000 -18.18% 17
Yorkshire +39 20 £63,000 +5.00% 16
Scotland +37 19 £60,000 - 15
East Midlands +34 16 £50,000 -41.18% 8
North East +11 11 £66,715 -4.69%
Wales -1 11 £36,500 +17.37% 9
Northern Ireland +8 1 £42,500 -
AWS Lambda
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 391 (98.49%) AWS
2 390 (98.24%) Serverless
3 206 (51.89%) Amazon S3
4 195 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
5 187 (47.10%) Amazon EC2
6 134 (33.75%) Node.js
7 131 (33.00%) JavaScript
8 129 (32.49%) Python
9 128 (32.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 122 (30.73%) DevOps
11 103 (25.94%) Software Engineering
12 102 (25.69%) Java
12 102 (25.69%) AWS CloudFormation
13 100 (25.19%) Azure
14 84 (21.16%) Amazon SQS
14 84 (21.16%) Docker
15 81 (20.40%) Microservices
15 81 (20.40%) Git (software)
16 79 (19.90%) Problem-Solving
17 78 (19.65%) Amazon RDS
18 76 (19.14%) Terraform
19 71 (17.88%) Web Services
20 70 (17.63%) C#
20 70 (17.63%) Jenkins
21 69 (17.38%) TDD
22 67 (16.88%) Linux
23 63 (15.87%) Kubernetes
24 60 (15.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
24 60 (15.11%) Amazon ECS
25 51 (12.85%) SQL

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 32 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (2.02%) nginx
3 5 (1.26%) Confluence
4 4 (1.01%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.01%) IIS
5 3 (0.76%) Apache
5 3 (0.76%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.50%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.25%) CMS
7 1 (0.25%) Mule
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.25%) Magento
2 1 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 391 (98.49%) AWS
2 390 (98.24%) Serverless
3 206 (51.89%) Amazon S3
4 187 (47.10%) Amazon EC2
5 102 (25.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 100 (25.19%) Azure
7 84 (21.16%) Amazon SQS
8 60 (15.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 60 (15.11%) Amazon ECS
9 41 (10.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 40 (10.08%) Amazon Cognito
11 33 (8.31%) SaaS
12 32 (8.06%) GitHub
13 28 (7.05%) GCP
14 27 (6.80%) Amazon Kinesis
15 23 (5.79%) Amazon ELB
15 23 (5.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 21 (5.29%) AWS CodeDeploy
16 21 (5.29%) PaaS
17 20 (5.04%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.27%) Firewall
2 9 (2.27%) HTTP
3 8 (2.02%) DNS
4 6 (1.51%) DHCP
5 4 (1.01%) Internet
6 3 (0.76%) VPN
7 2 (0.50%) CTI
7 2 (0.50%) WAN
8 1 (0.25%) MQTT
8 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.25%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (32.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 78 (19.65%) Amazon RDS
3 50 (12.59%) MongoDB
4 42 (10.58%) MySQL
5 39 (9.82%) Big Data
6 29 (7.30%) NoSQL
7 27 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (6.30%) Amazon Athena
9 16 (4.03%) Amazon Aurora
10 13 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (3.27%) SQL Server
11 10 (2.52%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.27%) Redis
13 7 (1.76%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (1.51%) Data Lake
15 5 (1.26%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.26%) Hadoop
16 4 (1.01%) BigQuery
17 3 (0.76%) Impala
Development Applications
1 81 (20.40%) Git (software)
2 70 (17.63%) Jenkins
3 40 (10.08%) Maven
4 28 (7.05%) Gradle
5 21 (5.29%) JIRA
6 13 (3.27%) Bitbucket
7 10 (2.52%) Brakeman
7 10 (2.52%) CircleCI
7 10 (2.52%) minitest
7 10 (2.52%) RSpec
7 10 (2.52%) RuboCop
8 9 (2.27%) GitLab
8 9 (2.27%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.02%) JUnit
9 8 (2.02%) webpack
10 7 (1.76%) SonarQube
11 6 (1.51%) Cypress.io
12 5 (1.26%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.26%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (7.81%) Finance
2 22 (5.54%) Retail
3 13 (3.27%) Electronics
4 6 (1.51%) Marketing
4 6 (1.51%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.01%) Law
5 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.76%) Banking
7 2 (0.50%) Advertising
7 2 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Local Government
8 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 152 (38.29%) Developer
2 68 (17.13%) Software Engineer
3 48 (12.09%) Java Developer
4 47 (11.84%) Senior Software Engineer
5 46 (11.59%) AWS Engineer
6 44 (11.08%) Senior Developer
7 41 (10.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 40 (10.08%) Architect
9 36 (9.07%) Cloud Engineer
10 32 (8.06%) Full Stack Developer
11 31 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
12 24 (6.05%) AWS Developer
13 19 (4.79%) AWS DevOps
13 19 (4.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 18 (4.53%) Python Developer
14 18 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
16 14 (3.53%) Consultant
17 13 (3.27%) AWS Architect
17 13 (3.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (33.75%) Node.js
2 71 (17.88%) Web Services
3 49 (12.34%) .NET
4 47 (11.84%) Spring
5 44 (11.08%) AngularJS
5 44 (11.08%) RESTful
6 39 (9.82%) HTML
6 39 (9.82%) React
7 38 (9.57%) CSS
8 37 (9.32%) REST
9 36 (9.07%) JSON
10 33 (8.31%) Spring Boot
11 29 (7.30%) Hibernate
12 24 (6.05%) RabbitMQ
13 22 (5.54%) GraphQL
13 22 (5.54%) XML
14 19 (4.79%) .NET Core
14 19 (4.79%) Elastic Stack
15 14 (3.53%) SOAP
15 14 (3.53%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (5.54%) Cloud Native
2 22 (5.54%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (4.28%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (3.02%) Private Cloud
5 11 (2.77%) Enterprise Cloud
5 11 (2.77%) User Experience
6 10 (2.52%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.27%) Public Cloud
8 8 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.51%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.51%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.01%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.01%) iPad
10 4 (1.01%) Social Media
10 4 (1.01%) Social Network
11 3 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.50%) Life Science
12 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 67 (16.88%) Linux
2 28 (7.05%) Windows
3 15 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (3.53%) Unix
5 10 (2.52%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.02%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Android
8 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.25%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.25%) Debian
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (30.73%) DevOps
3 103 (25.94%) Software Engineering
4 81 (20.40%) Microservices
5 79 (19.90%) Problem-Solving
6 69 (17.38%) TDD
7 48 (12.09%) Mentoring
8 45 (11.34%) E-Commerce
9 44 (11.08%) BDD
9 44 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (11.08%) Multithreading
10 39 (9.82%) Continuous Deployment
11 38 (9.57%) Test Automation
12 33 (8.31%) Scrum
13 32 (8.06%) Infrastructure as Code
14 30 (7.56%) Product Roadmap
15 28 (7.05%) Configuration Management
15 28 (7.05%) Low Latency
16 25 (6.30%) Coaching
17 24 (6.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 131 (33.00%) JavaScript
2 129 (32.49%) Python
3 102 (25.69%) Java
4 70 (17.63%) C#
5 51 (12.85%) SQL
6 31 (7.81%) PowerShell
7 30 (7.56%) Java 8
8 28 (7.05%) PHP
9 20 (5.04%) Shell Script
10 17 (4.28%) Bash Shell
11 14 (3.53%) Ruby
11 14 (3.53%) TypeScript
12 13 (3.27%) ES6
12 13 (3.27%) Go
13 9 (2.27%) C
14 7 (1.76%) PHP 7
14 7 (1.76%) Scala
15 3 (0.76%) Groovy
15 3 (0.76%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (7.30%) Degree
2 21 (5.29%) AWS Certification
3 7 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.76%) ISEB
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.25%) MCIPD
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.04%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 84 (21.16%) Docker
2 26 (6.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.02%) Varnish
4 11 (2.77%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (2.52%) XenApp
6 9 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.76%) vSphere
9 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 76 (19.14%) Terraform
2 63 (15.87%) Kubernetes
3 50 (12.59%) Ansible
4 27 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (4.79%) Kibana
6 18 (4.53%) logstash
7 17 (4.28%) Puppet
8 10 (2.52%) Grafana
8 10 (2.52%) Nagios
8 10 (2.52%) Packer
8 10 (2.52%) SCCM
8 10 (2.52%) SCOM
8 10 (2.52%) SCOrch
8 10 (2.52%) SCVMM
9 9 (2.27%) Rancher
10 7 (1.76%) Prometheus
11 4 (1.01%) Mesos
11 4 (1.01%) rkt
11 4 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.50%) Istio
Vendors
1 44 (11.08%) Sage
2 34 (8.56%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.79%) Splunk
4 20 (5.04%) Google
5 16 (4.03%) Citrix
6 10 (2.52%) HP
7 9 (2.27%) Oracle
7 9 (2.27%) SAP
7 9 (2.27%) VMware
8 7 (1.76%) Dynatrace
9 6 (1.51%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.01%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.01%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.01%) Talend
10 4 (1.01%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.01%) WSO2
11 3 (0.76%) Databricks
11 3 (0.76%) IBM
11 3 (0.76%) MuleSoft