Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Lambda
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 885 1096 1304
Rank change year-on-year +211 +208 -
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 285 121 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.063% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.90% 0.50% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 245 107 10
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.04% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,700 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% -30.00% -

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31788 24267 19781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.20% 12.66% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26132 20409 16257
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in the UK

AWS Lambda
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AWS Lambda in the UK

AWS Lambda
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Lambda over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for AWS Lambda in the UK

AWS Lambda
Top 12 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. 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
England +242 285 £60,000 - 47
London +110 204 £60,000 -4.00% 34
UK excluding London +117 79 £50,000 +9.89% 14
North of England +49 43 £45,000 +28.57% 5
North West +29 37 £45,000 -2.17% 5
South West - 16 £50,000 - 4
East of England +27 13 £60,000 +4.35% 2
South East +64 6 £58,750 +11.90% 2
Yorkshire +20 5 £60,000 +71.43%
Midlands +36 1 £65,000 +26.21%
North East - 1 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing AWS Lambda also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 280 (98.25%) Amazon AWS
2 273 (95.79%) Serverless
3 127 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (44.21%) Node.js
5 125 (43.86%) DevOps
6 103 (36.14%) Amazon EC2
7 100 (35.09%) Amazon S3
8 96 (33.68%) Docker
9 94 (32.98%) Python
10 92 (32.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 91 (31.93%) JavaScript
12 90 (31.58%) Amazon RDS
13 88 (30.88%) Git (software)
13 88 (30.88%) Linux
14 76 (26.67%) Web Services
14 76 (26.67%) TDD
14 76 (26.67%) Microservices
15 72 (25.26%) Ansible
16 69 (24.21%) Jenkins
16 69 (24.21%) Java
16 69 (24.21%) CSS
17 67 (23.51%) HTML
18 65 (22.81%) AngularJS
19 63 (22.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 57 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
21 55 (19.30%) SQL
22 54 (18.95%) Terraform
23 51 (17.89%) REST
24 50 (17.54%) Elasticsearch
24 50 (17.54%) React

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 50 (17.54%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (9.47%) Apache Spark
3 20 (7.02%) Apache
4 17 (5.96%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.86%) Drupal
6 8 (2.81%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (2.81%) nginx
7 7 (2.46%) WordPress
8 6 (2.11%) Confluence
9 5 (1.75%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.75%) CMS
10 4 (1.40%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.40%) IIS
11 2 (0.70%) JBoss
11 2 (0.70%) Jetty
11 2 (0.70%) Moodle
11 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) HipChat
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 280 (98.25%) Amazon AWS
2 273 (95.79%) Serverless
3 103 (36.14%) Amazon EC2
4 100 (35.09%) Amazon S3
5 92 (32.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 45 (15.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 42 (14.74%) Amazon SQS
8 40 (14.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 34 (11.93%) GitHub
10 30 (10.53%) Amazon Kinesis
11 28 (9.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 26 (9.12%) Route 53
13 18 (6.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 18 (6.32%) SaaS
14 15 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
15 14 (4.91%) Amazon EMR
16 13 (4.56%) CloudFront
17 12 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
18 8 (2.81%) Heroku
19 5 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.51%) VPN
2 5 (1.75%) Internet
2 5 (1.75%) Network Security
2 5 (1.75%) SAN
3 3 (1.05%) DNS
3 3 (1.05%) HTTP
3 3 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.70%) Firewall
4 2 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.70%) IPsec
4 2 (0.70%) OpenVPN
4 2 (0.70%) SSL
5 1 (0.35%) DAB
5 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (31.58%) Amazon RDS
2 63 (22.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 42 (14.74%) NoSQL
4 37 (12.98%) Amazon Redshift
5 27 (9.47%) MongoDB
6 24 (8.42%) Big Data
7 22 (7.72%) Relational Database
8 21 (7.37%) Redis
9 20 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (5.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (5.61%) MySQL
11 16 (5.61%) Neo4j
11 16 (5.61%) SQL Server
12 14 (4.91%) Apache Hive
13 12 (4.21%) Hadoop
14 10 (3.51%) Presto
15 9 (3.16%) InfluxDB
16 5 (1.75%) HBase
17 4 (1.40%) Couchbase
18 3 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 88 (30.88%) Git (software)
2 69 (24.21%) Jenkins
3 30 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 17 (5.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (4.21%) Maven
5 12 (4.21%) PHPUnit
6 11 (3.86%) Bitbucket
6 11 (3.86%) JIRA
6 11 (3.86%) Karma Test Runner
7 9 (3.16%) Selenium
8 8 (2.81%) Protractor
9 7 (2.46%) Gradle
10 6 (2.11%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.11%) JUnit
10 6 (2.11%) NUnit
10 6 (2.11%) Travis CI
10 6 (2.11%) Vagrant
10 6 (2.11%) webpack
11 5 (1.75%) GoCD
11 5 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (7.72%) Marketing
2 18 (6.32%) Finance
3 13 (4.56%) Retail
4 11 (3.86%) Banking
5 5 (1.75%) Games
6 4 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.70%) Digital Economy
7 2 (0.70%) Law
7 2 (0.70%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (40.00%) Developer
2 54 (18.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (13.68%) AWS Engineer
4 37 (12.98%) Senior Developer
5 32 (11.23%) AWS DevOps
6 21 (7.37%) Architect
6 21 (7.37%) Java Developer
7 20 (7.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 20 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
8 19 (6.67%) Software Engineer
9 18 (6.32%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.32%) Cloud Engineer
10 15 (5.26%) AWS Developer
10 15 (5.26%) Node.js Developer
10 15 (5.26%) PHP Developer
11 14 (4.91%) Web Developer
12 13 (4.56%) Angular Developer
12 13 (4.56%) Lead Developer
12 13 (4.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 13 (4.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (44.21%) Node.js
2 76 (26.67%) Web Services
3 69 (24.21%) CSS
4 67 (23.51%) HTML
5 65 (22.81%) AngularJS
6 51 (17.89%) REST
7 50 (17.54%) React
8 39 (13.68%) .NET
9 35 (12.28%) HTML5
10 27 (9.47%) Sass
11 26 (9.12%) Spring
12 24 (8.42%) JSON
12 24 (8.42%) RESTful
13 23 (8.07%) CSS3
13 23 (8.07%) Kafka
14 22 (7.72%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (7.37%) Spring Boot
15 21 (7.37%) XML
16 19 (6.67%) Symfony
17 17 (5.96%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.37%) Social Media
2 20 (7.02%) User Experience
3 13 (4.56%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.86%) Fintech
6 9 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.16%) W3C
7 7 (2.46%) Hedge funds
8 6 (2.11%) Clustering
9 5 (1.75%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.75%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.40%) Digital Signage
11 3 (1.05%) BBC
11 3 (1.05%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.05%) STB
11 3 (1.05%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.70%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.70%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 88 (30.88%) Linux
2 18 (6.32%) CentOS
3 17 (5.96%) Windows
4 9 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (3.16%) Unix
5 6 (2.11%) Android
5 6 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.05%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.70%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.70%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (44.56%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (43.86%) DevOps
3 76 (26.67%) Microservices
3 76 (26.67%) TDD
4 57 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (17.54%) Software Engineering
6 43 (15.09%) Configuration Management
7 40 (14.04%) Continuous Deployment
8 31 (10.88%) Continuous Delivery
9 30 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 29 (10.18%) Test Automation
11 26 (9.12%) BDD
12 24 (8.42%) MVC
13 23 (8.07%) OO
14 22 (7.72%) Mentoring
15 20 (7.02%) Scrum
16 18 (6.32%) Machine Learning
16 18 (6.32%) OOD
17 17 (5.96%) Workflow
18 16 (5.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 94 (32.98%) Python
2 91 (31.93%) JavaScript
3 69 (24.21%) Java
4 55 (19.30%) SQL
5 47 (16.49%) PHP
6 39 (13.68%) Ruby
7 32 (11.23%) Bash Shell
8 31 (10.88%) C#
9 25 (8.77%) TypeScript
10 21 (7.37%) Scala
11 17 (5.96%) ES6
11 17 (5.96%) Go
12 13 (4.56%) Perl
13 6 (2.11%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.11%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.75%) C
14 5 (1.75%) GraphQL
14 5 (1.75%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.40%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 24 (8.42%) Degree
2 11 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.16%) AWS Certification
4 6 (2.11%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.11%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.05%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.70%) MBA
7 1 (0.35%) AAT
7 1 (0.35%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.91%) QA
2 9 (3.16%) WAI
System Software
1 96 (33.68%) Docker
2 7 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.40%) Varnish
4 3 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.70%) HDFS
5 2 (0.70%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.35%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.35%) LXC
Systems Management
1 72 (25.26%) Ansible
2 54 (18.95%) Terraform
3 47 (16.49%) Puppet
4 41 (14.39%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (12.28%) Kubernetes
6 15 (5.26%) Consul
7 10 (3.51%) Nagios
8 8 (2.81%) Marathon
8 8 (2.81%) Mesos
9 6 (2.11%) Packer
10 4 (1.40%) Salt
11 2 (0.70%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.70%) Kibana
11 2 (0.70%) logstash
11 2 (0.70%) SCCM
12 1 (0.35%) HP SiteScope
12 1 (0.35%) Oozie
12 1 (0.35%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 21 (7.37%) Red Hat
2 8 (2.81%) PagerDuty
2 8 (2.81%) VMware
3 6 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.75%) Google
4 5 (1.75%) NetApp
4 5 (1.75%) Oracle
4 5 (1.75%) Splunk
4 5 (1.75%) Twitter
4 5 (1.75%) Zend
5 4 (1.40%) New Relic
5 4 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.40%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.05%) Arqiva
6 3 (1.05%) BT
6 3 (1.05%) Facebook
7 2 (0.70%) Apiary
7 2 (0.70%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.70%) Databricks
7 2 (0.70%) Xero