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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Lambda
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 178 197 270
Rank change year-on-year +19 +73 +137
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 4,118 1,931 923
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.27% 1.79% 1.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.07% 4.21% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1,120 763
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,425 £43,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,313 £87,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £126,250 £116,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £61,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.20% +11.36% -8.33%

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 81,301 45,888 28,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.75% 42.57% 36.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39,585 33,721 23,640
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,842 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.73% +0.59% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

AWS Lambda
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Lambda in the UK

AWS Lambda
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AWS Lambda in the UK

AWS Lambda
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Lambda over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for AWS Lambda in the UK

AWS Lambda
Top 17 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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England +8 3,368 £80,000 +3.23% 169
London -18 2,512 £85,000 - 99
Work from Home -17 1,943 £80,000 +3.23% 95
UK excluding London +35 879 £67,500 +10.20% 80
North of England -10 257 £65,000 +8.33% 28
South East +53 241 £80,000 +23.08% 13
North West -24 137 £65,000 +8.33% 13
South West +25 119 £80,000 +77.78% 11
Midlands -19 115 £60,000 -4.00% 8
Yorkshire -16 108 £67,500 +12.50% 10
Scotland -22 75 £50,000 -12.28% 10
East of England -38 68 £62,500 +6.38% 6
West Midlands -31 62 £70,000 +7.69% 3
East Midlands -13 53 £60,000 +33.33% 5
North East -17 12 £50,000 - 5
Wales -31 4 £57,500 +27.78% 3
Northern Ireland -50 2 £63,500 -20.63% 1

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 with a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 4,101 (99.59%) Serverless
2 4,086 (99.22%) AWS
3 2,417 (58.69%) Agile
4 1,912 (46.43%) Docker
5 1,825 (44.32%) CI/CD
6 1,803 (43.78%) Software Engineering
7 1,771 (43.01%) DevOps
8 1,732 (42.06%) Python
9 1,612 (39.15%) Microservices
10 1,488 (36.13%) JavaScript
11 1,467 (35.62%) React
12 1,386 (33.66%) Amazon S3
13 1,364 (33.12%) Terraform
14 1,316 (31.96%) Node.js
15 1,264 (30.69%) Java
16 1,245 (30.23%) Kubernetes
17 1,243 (30.18%) Finance
18 1,230 (29.87%) Git (software)
19 1,229 (29.84%) TDD
20 1,197 (29.07%) DynamoDB
21 1,192 (28.95%) Azure
22 1,085 (26.35%) SQL
23 1,058 (25.69%) TypeScript
24 959 (23.29%) Full Stack Development
25 926 (22.49%) Amazon EC2
26 897 (21.78%) AWS CloudFormation
27 891 (21.64%) MySQL
28 886 (21.52%) GCP
29 871 (21.15%) Test Automation
30 816 (19.82%) Amazon SQS

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
1 378 (9.18%) Apache Spark
2 171 (4.15%) Confluence
3 145 (3.52%) Apache Airflow
4 139 (3.38%) Apache
5 123 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 106 (2.57%) IIS
7 95 (2.31%) JBoss
8 93 (2.26%) Cloud Foundry
9 82 (1.99%) CMS
10 39 (0.95%) nginx
11 25 (0.61%) Apache Solr
11 25 (0.61%) Drupal
12 24 (0.58%) Camunda
12 24 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
13 18 (0.44%) Jupyter
14 16 (0.39%) Luigi
15 12 (0.29%) WordPress
16 10 (0.24%) Ethereum
17 9 (0.22%) SharePoint
18 8 (0.19%) Jetty
Applications
1 19 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (0.22%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.22%) Sketch
4 4 (0.097%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.097%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.073%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.049%) FileZilla
7 1 (0.024%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
1 24 (0.58%) Shopify
2 4 (0.097%) Acoustic Campaign
2 4 (0.097%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.073%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.024%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.024%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4,101 (99.59%) Serverless
2 4,086 (99.22%) AWS
3 1,386 (33.66%) Amazon S3
4 1,192 (28.95%) Azure
5 926 (22.49%) Amazon EC2
6 897 (21.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 886 (21.52%) GCP
8 816 (19.82%) Amazon SQS
9 716 (17.39%) Amazon ECS
10 538 (13.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 494 (12.00%) GitHub
12 465 (11.29%) Amazon Kinesis
13 431 (10.47%) SaaS
14 393 (9.54%) CloudFront
15 348 (8.45%) AWS Fargate
16 342 (8.31%) Cloud Functions
17 320 (7.77%) OpenShift
18 305 (7.41%) AWS CodePipeline
19 288 (6.99%) Cloud Computing
20 273 (6.63%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 338 (8.21%) Internet
2 148 (3.59%) Firewall
3 77 (1.87%) DNS
4 46 (1.12%) Wireshark
5 41 (1.00%) HTTP
6 26 (0.63%) WebEx
7 23 (0.56%) TCP/IP
8 22 (0.53%) VPN
9 21 (0.51%) Network Security
10 19 (0.46%) HTTPS
11 15 (0.36%) AMQP
11 15 (0.36%) DHCP
12 14 (0.34%) FTP
13 11 (0.27%) Broadband
14 10 (0.24%) SSL
15 9 (0.22%) RTSP
15 9 (0.22%) SMTP
16 8 (0.19%) BIG-IP
16 8 (0.19%) iSCSI
16 8 (0.19%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,197 (29.07%) DynamoDB
2 891 (21.64%) MySQL
3 775 (18.82%) PostgreSQL
4 701 (17.02%) Amazon RDS
5 684 (16.61%) NoSQL
6 503 (12.21%) MongoDB
7 362 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
8 334 (8.11%) Amazon Athena
9 309 (7.50%) Relational Database
10 307 (7.46%) SQL Server
11 305 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
12 290 (7.04%) Amazon Aurora
13 265 (6.44%) Big Data
14 236 (5.73%) Redis
15 218 (5.29%) Apache Cassandra
16 200 (4.86%) Flink
17 190 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
18 134 (3.25%) Data Lake
19 99 (2.40%) BigQuery
20 81 (1.97%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1,230 (29.87%) Git (software)
2 734 (17.82%) Jenkins
3 439 (10.66%) Maven
4 429 (10.42%) JIRA
5 303 (7.36%) Gradle
6 293 (7.12%) Subversion
7 213 (5.17%) Cypress.io
8 198 (4.81%) Ant
9 187 (4.54%) Bitbucket
10 183 (4.44%) GitLab
11 143 (3.47%) CircleCI
12 120 (2.91%) Storybook
13 92 (2.23%) Mockito
14 91 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
15 89 (2.16%) TeamCity
16 83 (2.02%) Travis CI
17 79 (1.92%) SonarQube
18 76 (1.85%) IBM UrbanCode
18 76 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
19 73 (1.77%) webpack
General
1 1,243 (30.18%) Finance
2 694 (16.85%) Social Skills
3 319 (7.75%) Manufacturing
4 294 (7.14%) Banking
5 256 (6.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 232 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
7 228 (5.54%) Retail
8 215 (5.22%) Legal
9 178 (4.32%) Games
10 172 (4.18%) Marketing
11 98 (2.38%) Public Sector
12 88 (2.14%) Presentation Skills
12 88 (2.14%) Publishing
13 71 (1.72%) Advertising
14 58 (1.41%) Financial Institution
15 55 (1.34%) Law
16 51 (1.24%) Front Office
17 41 (1.00%) Back Office
18 39 (0.95%) Influencing Skills
19 37 (0.90%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 1,075 (26.10%) Developer
2 1,046 (25.40%) Software Engineer
3 521 (12.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 469 (11.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 368 (8.94%) Java Engineer
6 320 (7.77%) Full Stack Developer
7 313 (7.60%) Senior Developer
8 293 (7.12%) AWS Engineer
9 267 (6.48%) Architect
10 247 (6.00%) Data Engineer
11 220 (5.34%) Senior Java Engineer
12 195 (4.74%) Java Developer
13 182 (4.42%) Cloud Engineer
14 158 (3.84%) Backend Developer
15 157 (3.81%) Senior DevOps
16 149 (3.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 144 (3.50%) AWS Developer
18 140 (3.40%) Site Reliability Engineer
19 126 (3.06%) AWS Software Engineer
20 119 (2.89%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,467 (35.62%) React
2 1,316 (31.96%) Node.js
3 676 (16.42%) CSS
4 647 (15.71%) HTML
5 633 (15.37%) .NET
6 551 (13.38%) GraphQL
7 537 (13.04%) REST
8 483 (11.73%) AngularJS
9 477 (11.58%) Kafka
10 473 (11.49%) Spring
11 460 (11.17%) RESTful
12 332 (8.06%) Spring Boot
13 275 (6.68%) ASP.NET
14 266 (6.46%) Jest
15 258 (6.27%) Elastic Stack
16 235 (5.71%) React Native
17 225 (5.46%) Vue.js
18 212 (5.15%) JDBC
19 194 (4.71%) HTML5
20 193 (4.69%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 448 (10.88%) Cloud Native
2 433 (10.51%) User Experience
3 402 (9.76%) Algorithms
4 373 (9.06%) Linux Command Line
5 330 (8.01%) Data Structures
6 300 (7.29%) Life Science
7 207 (5.03%) Mobile App
8 170 (4.13%) Self-Motivation
9 139 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
10 137 (3.33%) Legacy Systems
11 124 (3.01%) Hedge funds
12 119 (2.89%) Blog
13 114 (2.77%) Public Cloud
14 95 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
14 95 (2.31%) Management Information System
15 92 (2.23%) Social Network
16 88 (2.14%) Hackathon
17 66 (1.60%) Virtual Team
18 60 (1.46%) Renewable Energy
19 52 (1.26%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 621 (15.08%) Linux
2 317 (7.70%) Unix
3 296 (7.19%) Windows
4 117 (2.84%) Windows Server
5 102 (2.48%) Android
6 96 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 79 (1.92%) Ubuntu
8 76 (1.85%) Mesosphere
9 20 (0.49%) Mac OS
10 11 (0.27%) CentOS
11 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
12 9 (0.22%) Alpine Linux
12 9 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.17%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
15 5 (0.12%) FreeRTOS
15 5 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,417 (58.69%) Agile
2 1,825 (44.32%) CI/CD
3 1,803 (43.78%) Software Engineering
4 1,771 (43.01%) DevOps
5 1,612 (39.15%) Microservices
6 1,229 (29.84%) TDD
7 959 (23.29%) Full Stack Development
8 871 (21.15%) Test Automation
9 813 (19.74%) Infrastructure as Code
10 791 (19.21%) Mentoring
11 763 (18.53%) Coaching
12 690 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
13 676 (16.42%) BDD
14 589 (14.30%) Analytics
15 539 (13.09%) Event-Driven
16 483 (11.73%) Scrum
17 473 (11.49%) Data Science
18 464 (11.27%) OOP
19 457 (11.10%) Machine Learning
20 440 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1,732 (42.06%) Python
2 1,488 (36.13%) JavaScript
3 1,264 (30.69%) Java
4 1,085 (26.35%) SQL
5 1,058 (25.69%) TypeScript
6 555 (13.48%) Go
7 517 (12.55%) PHP
8 459 (11.15%) Ruby
9 448 (10.88%) C#
10 407 (9.88%) PowerShell
11 295 (7.16%) Bash
12 249 (6.05%) Shell Script
13 214 (5.20%) Perl
14 205 (4.98%) Scala
15 144 (3.50%) ES6
16 103 (2.50%) Kotlin
17 75 (1.82%) C
18 66 (1.60%) Rust
19 46 (1.12%) C++
20 36 (0.87%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 347 (8.43%) Degree
2 126 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 96 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
4 81 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 75 (1.82%) AWS Certification
6 45 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.34%) Master's Degree
8 13 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.24%) PhD
10 8 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (0.17%) MBA
11 7 (0.17%) MCP
12 6 (0.15%) CCNA
12 6 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
13 5 (0.12%) CCNP
14 4 (0.097%) HND
15 2 (0.049%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.049%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 1 (0.024%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 349 (8.47%) QA
2 90 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 41 (1.00%) Accessibility
4 37 (0.90%) GDPR
5 32 (0.78%) SLA
6 19 (0.46%) GxP
7 10 (0.24%) HIPAA
7 10 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.22%) HL7
9 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.15%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.049%) CDISC
12 1 (0.024%) NCSC
12 1 (0.024%) NIST
12 1 (0.024%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,912 (46.43%) Docker
2 109 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
3 34 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.24%) Varnish
4 10 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.24%) zsh
5 8 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.19%) vSphere
6 6 (0.15%) Firmware
6 6 (0.15%) LXC
7 5 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.049%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.049%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.024%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.024%) Ceph
9 1 (0.024%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.024%) NFS
9 1 (0.024%) OpenDJ
9 1 (0.024%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1,364 (33.12%) Terraform
2 1,245 (30.23%) Kubernetes
3 345 (8.38%) Ansible
4 273 (6.63%) Puppet
5 237 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
6 187 (4.54%) Grafana
7 160 (3.89%) Kibana
8 127 (3.08%) Prometheus
9 101 (2.45%) logstash
10 83 (2.02%) Consul
11 76 (1.85%) Automic
11 76 (1.85%) Istio
12 31 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
13 28 (0.68%) Rancher
14 25 (0.61%) yum
15 20 (0.49%) Opsgenie
16 17 (0.41%) Nagios
16 17 (0.41%) Packer
17 15 (0.36%) Pingdom
18 14 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 507 (12.31%) Google
2 336 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 222 (5.39%) Splunk
4 149 (3.62%) New Relic
5 97 (2.36%) Oracle
6 70 (1.70%) Databricks
7 62 (1.51%) Confluent
8 43 (1.04%) Zend
9 41 (1.00%) Elastic Path
9 41 (1.00%) Facebook
10 38 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (0.80%) Hitachi
12 31 (0.75%) IBM
13 30 (0.73%) Apple
14 29 (0.70%) Adobe
14 29 (0.70%) Dell
14 29 (0.70%) Optimizely
15 28 (0.68%) Spotify
15 28 (0.68%) Zopa
16 25 (0.61%) VMware