AWS Lambda Jobs

AWS Lambda
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring AWS Lambda skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited AWS Lambda over the 6 months leading up to 23 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 391 369 179
Rank change year-on-year -22 -190 +38
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 679 806 3,984
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.87% 2.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.85% 2.02% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 488 577 974
10th Percentile £49,625 £52,500 £51,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year - -9.38% +6.67%
75th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £95,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £111,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +12.50%

All Cloud Skills
UK

AWS Lambda falls under the Cloud Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 36,734 39,810 83,792
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 33.43% 43.05% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27,324 26,970 41,396
10th Percentile £30,413 £34,248 £34,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £64,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.16% +2.40% +4.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £102,500 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.18% +4.76% +5.00%

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 23 June 2024.

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 23 June 2024. 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 -13 586 £74,500 -0.67% 75
UK excluding London -13 374 £67,500 +3.85% 30
Work from Home +5 331 £75,000 +3.45% 35
London +10 270 £90,000 +12.50% 51
North of England +5 112 £65,000 - 12
Midlands +9 76 £70,000 +16.67% 4
West Midlands +31 62 £67,500 +12.50% 3
Scotland -53 60 £60,000 -7.69% 3
South East -66 60 £67,500 -3.57% 4
North West -66 50 £75,000 +11.11% 6
South West -41 41 £67,500 -1.96% 4
Yorkshire +71 32 £62,500 - 4
North East +11 30 £70,000 +24.25% 2
East of England -16 17 £71,250 - 2
East Midlands -24 14 £87,500 +9.38% 1
Northern Ireland - 6 £77,500 - 2
Wales +3 3 £60,000 -4.37%

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 86 (12.67%) Apache Spark
2 85 (12.52%) Apache
3 22 (3.24%) Confluence
4 10 (1.47%) Apache Airflow
5 5 (0.74%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.29%) CMS
6 2 (0.29%) WordPress
7 1 (0.15%) nginx
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.03%) Trello
2 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Sketch
3 1 (0.15%) UXPin
3 1 (0.15%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) Shopify
2 2 (0.29%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.15%) Salesforce CRM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 671 (98.82%) Serverless
2 659 (97.05%) AWS
3 258 (38.00%) Amazon S3
4 209 (30.78%) Amazon EC2
5 167 (24.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 162 (23.86%) Amazon SQS
7 155 (22.83%) Amazon ECS
8 140 (20.62%) Amazon EKS
9 115 (16.94%) Azure
10 98 (14.43%) GitHub
11 76 (11.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 60 (8.84%) OpenShift
13 56 (8.25%) Amazon Kinesis
14 54 (7.95%) GCP
15 53 (7.81%) Amazon EMR
16 46 (6.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 45 (6.63%) CloudFront
18 44 (6.48%) AWS Fargate
19 42 (6.19%) SaaS
20 33 (4.86%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.01%) AMQP
2 24 (3.53%) HTTP
3 12 (1.77%) VPN
4 11 (1.62%) Network Security
5 8 (1.18%) DNS
6 7 (1.03%) Firewall
6 7 (1.03%) WAN
7 5 (0.74%) LAN
7 5 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.74%) Wireless
8 3 (0.44%) DHCP
8 3 (0.44%) Internet
8 3 (0.44%) MQTT
9 1 (0.15%) SD-WAN
9 1 (0.15%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (26.80%) DynamoDB
2 171 (25.18%) Amazon RDS
3 108 (15.91%) NoSQL
4 84 (12.37%) Big Data
5 74 (10.90%) Hadoop
6 71 (10.46%) MySQL
7 55 (8.10%) Amazon Redshift
8 54 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
9 46 (6.77%) Electronic Patient Records
10 31 (4.57%) Redis
10 31 (4.57%) SQL Server
11 30 (4.42%) Relational Database
12 29 (4.27%) Cloudera CDH
12 29 (4.27%) MongoDB
13 22 (3.24%) Amazon Aurora
14 15 (2.21%) Data Lake
15 12 (1.77%) Amazon Athena
15 12 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (1.47%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 153 (22.53%) Git
2 63 (9.28%) GitLab
3 61 (8.98%) Jenkins
4 46 (6.77%) JIRA
5 24 (3.53%) Artifactory
6 22 (3.24%) Bitbucket
7 11 (1.62%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.18%) Subversion
9 5 (0.74%) CircleCI
9 5 (0.74%) Cypress.io
9 5 (0.74%) Maven
9 5 (0.74%) MSTest
9 5 (0.74%) SonarQube
10 4 (0.59%) Burp Suite
10 4 (0.59%) Metasploit
10 4 (0.59%) Sourcetree
10 4 (0.59%) sqlmap
11 3 (0.44%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.44%) NUnit
11 3 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 189 (27.84%) Social Skills
2 165 (24.30%) Finance
3 67 (9.87%) Law
4 65 (9.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 47 (6.92%) Legal
6 37 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (5.15%) Front Office
8 32 (4.71%) Aerospace
9 29 (4.27%) Games
10 22 (3.24%) Banking
11 20 (2.95%) Marketing
12 19 (2.80%) Retail
13 17 (2.50%) Tech for Good
14 16 (2.36%) Automotive
15 14 (2.06%) Public Sector
16 7 (1.03%) Health Technology
17 6 (0.88%) Manufacturing
18 5 (0.74%) Billing
18 5 (0.74%) Presentation Skills
19 3 (0.44%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 187 (27.54%) Developer
2 171 (25.18%) Software Engineer
3 169 (24.89%) AWS Engineer
4 124 (18.26%) Senior
5 102 (15.02%) Lead
6 89 (13.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 67 (9.87%) AWS Software Engineer
8 61 (8.98%) AWS DevOps
9 56 (8.25%) AWS Developer
10 52 (7.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 52 (7.66%) Python Engineer
11 49 (7.22%) Cloud Engineer
12 46 (6.77%) Full Stack Developer
12 46 (6.77%) Senior Developer
13 42 (6.19%) Big Data Engineer
13 42 (6.19%) Big Data Software Engineer
13 42 (6.19%) Scala Engineer
13 42 (6.19%) Scala Software Engineer
14 39 (5.74%) Data Engineer
15 34 (5.01%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (26.66%) Node.js
2 145 (21.35%) React
3 90 (13.25%) RESTful
4 89 (13.11%) .NET
5 69 (10.16%) GraphQL
6 61 (8.98%) Spring
7 60 (8.84%) Spring Boot
8 59 (8.69%) REST
9 57 (8.39%) AngularJS
10 54 (7.95%) Django
11 41 (6.04%) RabbitMQ
12 40 (5.89%) OpenAPI
12 40 (5.89%) Swagger
13 38 (5.60%) .NET Core
14 36 (5.30%) gRPC
15 32 (4.71%) CSS
15 32 (4.71%) HTML
15 32 (4.71%) JSON
16 31 (4.57%) Kafka
17 29 (4.27%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.72%) Algorithms
2 60 (8.84%) Cloud Native
3 43 (6.33%) Client/Server
4 36 (5.30%) Distributed Systems
5 34 (5.01%) Data Structures
6 31 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
7 22 (3.24%) Tandem
8 18 (2.65%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.50%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.91%) Online Games
11 12 (1.77%) Hedge funds
11 12 (1.77%) Onboarding
11 12 (1.77%) PropTech
11 12 (1.77%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.62%) Blog
12 11 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
12 11 (1.62%) Private Cloud
13 9 (1.33%) Data Centre
13 9 (1.33%) IoT
14 7 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 76 (11.19%) Linux
2 31 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 31 (4.57%) Ubuntu
3 30 (4.42%) CentOS
4 29 (4.27%) Debian
5 12 (1.77%) Windows
6 4 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.59%) Unix
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (44.18%) Agile
2 296 (43.59%) Software Engineering
3 270 (39.76%) CI/CD
4 225 (33.14%) DevOps
5 200 (29.46%) Microservices
6 190 (27.98%) Problem-Solving
7 167 (24.59%) Infrastructure as Code
8 148 (21.80%) Containerisation
9 125 (18.41%) Full Stack Development
10 103 (15.17%) Computer Science
11 75 (11.05%) TDD
12 73 (10.75%) Open Source
12 73 (10.75%) Scrum
13 65 (9.57%) Design Patterns
13 65 (9.57%) Visualisation
14 64 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 64 (9.43%) Test Automation
15 60 (8.84%) SDLC
16 57 (8.39%) Kanban
17 55 (8.10%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 310 (45.66%) Python
2 232 (34.17%) Java
3 176 (25.92%) SQL
4 146 (21.50%) JavaScript
5 124 (18.26%) TypeScript
6 97 (14.29%) C#
7 61 (8.98%) Go
8 50 (7.36%) Scala
9 31 (4.57%) Bash
10 15 (2.21%) C
11 12 (1.77%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.62%) PHP
13 10 (1.47%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.33%) Groovy
14 9 (1.33%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.18%) Ruby
16 6 (0.88%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.88%) C++
17 5 (0.74%) VBA
18 4 (0.59%) Rust
Qualifications
1 92 (13.55%) Degree
2 71 (10.46%) AWS Certification
3 68 (10.01%) Security Cleared
4 67 (9.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 58 (8.54%) SC Cleared
6 40 (5.89%) DBS Check
7 37 (5.45%) DV Cleared
8 32 (4.71%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 26 (3.83%) Master's Degree
10 16 (2.36%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
11 8 (1.18%) AWS Certified Developer
12 3 (0.44%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
12 3 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.44%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.29%) ISEB
14 1 (0.15%) CCIE
14 1 (0.15%) CCNP
14 1 (0.15%) CCSP
14 1 (0.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.68%) QA
2 19 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (2.80%) NIST
3 13 (1.91%) GDPR
4 12 (1.77%) Data Quality
5 11 (1.62%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.74%) Accessibility
7 3 (0.44%) SOC 2
8 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.29%) SLA
9 1 (0.15%) California Consumer Privacy Act
9 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.15%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 180 (26.51%) Docker
2 25 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.29%) HDFS
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 236 (34.76%) Terraform
2 174 (25.63%) Kubernetes
3 66 (9.72%) Ansible
4 40 (5.89%) Puppet
5 20 (2.95%) Grafana
6 16 (2.36%) Progress Chef
7 10 (1.47%) Prometheus
8 7 (1.03%) Packer
9 5 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (0.44%) Autotask
10 3 (0.44%) Consul
11 2 (0.29%) CASB
12 1 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.15%) Kibana
12 1 (0.15%) Rancher
12 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (6.33%) Google
2 29 (4.27%) Red Hat
2 29 (4.27%) SaltStack
3 20 (2.95%) ForgeRock
4 18 (2.65%) Oracle
5 17 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 16 (2.36%) Sitecore
7 13 (1.91%) Salesforce
8 11 (1.62%) Sage
9 10 (1.47%) Databricks
10 9 (1.33%) GoCardless
10 9 (1.33%) PayPal
11 7 (1.03%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.03%) Bloomberg
11 7 (1.03%) Splunk
12 6 (0.88%) Confluent
12 6 (0.88%) MuleSoft
13 5 (0.74%) Informatica
14 4 (0.59%) Dataiku
15 3 (0.44%) Apple