Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Lambda
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 464 689 837
Rank change year-on-year +225 +148 +99
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 413 213 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.52% 0.23% 0.081%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.85% 1.03% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 265 172 69
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £40,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £72,500
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 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 22,380 20,674 16,689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 28.40% 22.38% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18,034 16,827 13,902
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 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
North of England +142 175 £62,500 +25.00% 36
North West +152 152 £62,500 +38.89% 22
South East +61 107 £65,000 +41.30% 27
Midlands +70 65 £55,000 -31.25% 17
South West +29 45 £65,000 +30.00% 10
West Midlands +42 43 £55,000 -33.33% 6
East Midlands +47 22 £57,500 -30.30% 9
Yorkshire 0 12 £50,000 -9.09% 11
North East - 11 £54,000 - 3
East of England +66 10 £60,000 - 12
Scotland +11 9 £55,000 - 7
Wales 0 2 £32,500 +4.50% 4
AWS Lambda
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 413 (100.00%) AWS
2 411 (99.52%) Serverless
3 232 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (48.18%) Amazon S3
5 191 (46.25%) Amazon EC2
6 177 (42.86%) Python
7 126 (30.51%) Software Engineering
8 122 (29.54%) DevOps
9 120 (29.06%) Node.js
10 114 (27.60%) Java
11 110 (26.63%) JavaScript
12 107 (25.91%) Docker
13 101 (24.46%) AWS CloudFormation
14 99 (23.97%) Amazon SQS
15 98 (23.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 97 (23.49%) Microservices
17 91 (22.03%) Terraform
18 89 (21.55%) Linux
19 87 (21.07%) Amazon RDS
20 84 (20.34%) Azure
20 84 (20.34%) TDD
21 76 (18.40%) C#
22 75 (18.16%) Problem-Solving
23 73 (17.68%) Jenkins
24 70 (16.95%) Spring
25 68 (16.46%) SQL
26 62 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
27 61 (14.77%) Ansible
28 59 (14.29%) Git (software)
29 58 (14.04%) .NET

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 24 (5.81%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.42%) Confluence
3 7 (1.69%) IIS
4 6 (1.45%) nginx
5 4 (0.97%) Apache
6 3 (0.73%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.48%) Anypoint
7 2 (0.48%) CMS
7 2 (0.48%) SAS
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.24%) eZ Publish
8 1 (0.24%) Mule
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.24%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 413 (100.00%) AWS
2 411 (99.52%) Serverless
3 199 (48.18%) Amazon S3
4 191 (46.25%) Amazon EC2
5 101 (24.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 99 (23.97%) Amazon SQS
7 84 (20.34%) Azure
8 50 (12.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 44 (10.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 44 (10.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 42 (10.17%) GitHub
11 36 (8.72%) Amazon ECS
11 36 (8.72%) SaaS
12 34 (8.23%) GCP
13 29 (7.02%) Amazon ELB
14 23 (5.57%) Datadog
14 23 (5.57%) Slack
15 22 (5.33%) CloudFront
16 21 (5.08%) Amazon EKS
16 21 (5.08%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.63%) HTTP
1 15 (3.63%) Internet
2 12 (2.91%) FTP
2 12 (2.91%) MQTT
2 12 (2.91%) SMTP
2 12 (2.91%) SSH
3 8 (1.94%) DNS
4 7 (1.69%) Firewall
5 5 (1.21%) DHCP
6 3 (0.73%) VPN
7 2 (0.48%) CTI
8 1 (0.24%) Broadband
8 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.24%) Network Security
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
8 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (23.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 87 (21.07%) Amazon RDS
3 56 (13.56%) MongoDB
4 46 (11.14%) MySQL
5 44 (10.65%) PostgreSQL
6 37 (8.96%) NoSQL
7 31 (7.51%) Big Data
8 25 (6.05%) SQL Server
9 18 (4.36%) Amazon Aurora
10 16 (3.87%) Amazon Redshift
11 14 (3.39%) Amazon Athena
12 7 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.45%) Data Lake
13 6 (1.45%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.21%) Redis
15 4 (0.97%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.97%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.97%) Pentaho
16 3 (0.73%) Blockchain
16 3 (0.73%) Impala
Development Applications
1 73 (17.68%) Jenkins
2 59 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 48 (11.62%) Maven
4 37 (8.96%) Gradle
5 27 (6.54%) JIRA
6 19 (4.60%) Brakeman
6 19 (4.60%) CircleCI
6 19 (4.60%) minitest
6 19 (4.60%) RSpec
6 19 (4.60%) RuboCop
7 18 (4.36%) Selenium
8 15 (3.63%) JUnit
9 14 (3.39%) TeamCity
10 12 (2.91%) Vagrant
11 7 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.45%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.21%) Travis CI
13 5 (1.21%) Visual Studio
14 4 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.97%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (8.96%) Finance
2 18 (4.36%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.12%) Marketing
4 16 (3.87%) Public Sector
5 15 (3.63%) Electronics
5 15 (3.63%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.15%) Retail
7 6 (1.45%) Banking
8 3 (0.73%) Advertising
8 3 (0.73%) Games
9 2 (0.48%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Hindi Language
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.24%) Punjabi Language
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 154 (37.29%) Developer
2 88 (21.31%) Software Engineer
3 58 (14.04%) Java Developer
4 56 (13.56%) AWS Engineer
5 53 (12.83%) Cloud Engineer
6 52 (12.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 52 (12.59%) Senior Software Engineer
7 44 (10.65%) Senior Developer
8 33 (7.99%) Senior Java Developer
9 27 (6.54%) AWS DevOps
9 27 (6.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 26 (6.30%) AWS Developer
11 24 (5.81%) Python Developer
12 21 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
13 19 (4.60%) Cloud Software Engineer
14 17 (4.12%) Architect
15 16 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 15 (3.63%) C# Developer
17 14 (3.39%) .NET Developer
18 13 (3.15%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (29.06%) Node.js
2 70 (16.95%) Spring
3 58 (14.04%) .NET
4 56 (13.56%) JSON
4 56 (13.56%) Web Services
5 54 (13.08%) REST
5 54 (13.08%) XML
6 52 (12.59%) React
7 50 (12.11%) RESTful
8 47 (11.38%) HTML
9 41 (9.93%) Spring Boot
10 38 (9.20%) CSS
11 37 (8.96%) Hibernate
12 33 (7.99%) GraphQL
13 32 (7.75%) AngularJS
14 25 (6.05%) SOAP
15 22 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails
15 22 (5.33%) Sass
16 19 (4.60%) Ajax
16 19 (4.60%) Shoryuken
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (6.05%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (5.57%) Linux Command Line
4 15 (3.63%) BBC
4 15 (3.63%) Cloud Native
5 14 (3.39%) Internet of Things
6 12 (2.91%) Algorithms
6 12 (2.91%) Smart Home
7 10 (2.42%) Private Cloud
8 9 (2.18%) Enterprise Cloud
8 9 (2.18%) iPad
8 9 (2.18%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.45%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.45%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.45%) User Experience
10 5 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.97%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.97%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 89 (21.55%) Linux
2 26 (6.30%) Windows
3 20 (4.84%) Unix
4 12 (2.91%) Ubuntu
5 6 (1.45%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.21%) Amazon Linux
6 5 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.73%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.48%) Android
8 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.48%) Fedora
8 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.24%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.24%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (56.17%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (30.51%) Software Engineering
3 122 (29.54%) DevOps
4 97 (23.49%) Microservices
5 84 (20.34%) TDD
6 75 (18.16%) Problem-Solving
7 62 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (13.56%) E-Commerce
9 55 (13.32%) Mentoring
10 52 (12.59%) Continuous Deployment
10 52 (12.59%) Multithreading
11 51 (12.35%) Infrastructure as Code
12 49 (11.86%) Test Automation
13 48 (11.62%) Scrum
14 47 (11.38%) Continuous Delivery
15 44 (10.65%) BDD
16 36 (8.72%) Web Development
17 35 (8.47%) Computer Science
18 32 (7.75%) Deployment Automation
19 31 (7.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (42.86%) Python
2 114 (27.60%) Java
3 110 (26.63%) JavaScript
4 76 (18.40%) C#
5 68 (16.46%) SQL
6 41 (9.93%) Ruby
7 38 (9.20%) Java 8
8 29 (7.02%) Bash Shell
9 27 (6.54%) Go
9 27 (6.54%) Shell Script
10 26 (6.30%) PHP
11 22 (5.33%) PowerShell
12 18 (4.36%) C
13 15 (3.63%) TypeScript
14 10 (2.42%) ES6
15 8 (1.94%) Scala
16 1 (0.24%) ES8
16 1 (0.24%) F#
16 1 (0.24%) Magik
Qualifications
1 29 (7.02%) Degree
2 14 (3.39%) AWS Certification
3 5 (1.21%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (0.73%) ISEB
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.87%) QA
2 4 (0.97%) WCAG
3 2 (0.48%) GDPR
3 2 (0.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 107 (25.91%) Docker
2 23 (5.57%) Active Directory
2 23 (5.57%) Varnish
3 9 (2.18%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.45%) XenApp
5 2 (0.48%) Squid
5 2 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 91 (22.03%) Terraform
2 61 (14.77%) Ansible
3 42 (10.17%) Kubernetes
4 21 (5.08%) Grafana
5 18 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (4.36%) Puppet
6 11 (2.66%) Kibana
7 9 (2.18%) Prometheus
8 7 (1.69%) Graphite
9 6 (1.45%) Nagios
9 6 (1.45%) SCCM
9 6 (1.45%) SCOM
9 6 (1.45%) SCOrch
9 6 (1.45%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.97%) Mesos
10 4 (0.97%) rkt
10 4 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.73%) logstash
12 1 (0.24%) Consul
12 1 (0.24%) Rancher
Vendors
1 48 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.26%) Sage
3 20 (4.84%) SAP
4 15 (3.63%) Splunk
5 12 (2.91%) Google
6 9 (2.18%) Oracle
7 7 (1.69%) VMware
8 6 (1.45%) Citrix
8 6 (1.45%) HP
8 6 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.21%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.21%) New Relic
10 4 (0.97%) Informatica
10 4 (0.97%) Tableau
11 3 (0.73%) Databricks
11 3 (0.73%) Talend
11 3 (0.73%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.73%) WSO2
12 2 (0.48%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.48%) Verint