Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Lambda
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 803 1057 1241
Rank change year-on-year +254 +184 +59
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 404 114 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.065% 0.022%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.11% 0.46% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 318 104 31
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -7.41% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% -

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 36,462 24,517 21,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.69% 13.97% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 30,215 20,536 18,455
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS Lambda in the UK

AWS Lambda
Top 14 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 February 2018. 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 +269 386 £60,000 -4.00% 89
London +144 241 £61,500 -5.38% 62
UK excluding London +147 154 £60,000 +33.33% 32
North of England +47 53 £50,000 +31.58% 16
North West +28 48 £50,000 +8.70% 9
East of England +18 27 £60,000 +33.33% 2
South West +33 25 £55,000 - 2
Midlands +34 20 £65,000 +18.18% 2
South East +17 15 £62,500 -3.85% 5
Scotland -27 14 £70,000 +86.67% 4
East Midlands +17 11 £65,000 +18.18%
West Midlands - 9 £62,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £65,000 - 6
North East -26 1 £65,000 +71.05% 1

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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.

1 402 (99.50%) Amazon AWS
2 396 (98.02%) Serverless
3 180 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
4 171 (42.33%) DevOps
5 146 (36.14%) Python
6 132 (32.67%) Node.js
7 127 (31.44%) Amazon EC2
7 127 (31.44%) Amazon S3
8 119 (29.46%) Java
8 119 (29.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 118 (29.21%) Docker
10 114 (28.22%) Linux
11 109 (26.98%) JavaScript
12 99 (24.50%) Git (software)
13 98 (24.26%) Ansible
14 96 (23.76%) Microservices
15 93 (23.02%) Terraform
16 92 (22.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 90 (22.28%) SQL
18 88 (21.78%) Jenkins
19 81 (20.05%) Software Engineering
20 80 (19.80%) Amazon Kinesis
21 78 (19.31%) TDD
22 74 (18.32%) Web Services
23 71 (17.57%) HTML
23 71 (17.57%) Configuration Management
24 70 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
25 68 (16.83%) Amazon RDS
26 66 (16.34%) Puppet
27 63 (15.59%) Microsoft Azure

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 55 (13.61%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (10.64%) Apache Spark
3 24 (5.94%) Drupal
4 20 (4.95%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.71%) Apache
5 15 (3.71%) Apache Solr
5 15 (3.71%) nginx
6 9 (2.23%) WordPress
7 7 (1.73%) Jetty
8 5 (1.24%) Alfresco
8 5 (1.24%) Confluence
9 4 (0.99%) CMS
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
10 3 (0.74%) Moodle
11 2 (0.50%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.50%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.25%) IIS
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.25%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 402 (99.50%) Amazon AWS
2 396 (98.02%) Serverless
3 127 (31.44%) Amazon EC2
3 127 (31.44%) Amazon S3
4 119 (29.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 80 (19.80%) Amazon Kinesis
6 63 (15.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 53 (13.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 50 (12.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 49 (12.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 43 (10.64%) SaaS
11 39 (9.65%) Route 53
12 37 (9.16%) Amazon SQS
12 37 (9.16%) GitHub
12 37 (9.16%) IaaS
13 35 (8.66%) Amazon EMR
14 32 (7.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 26 (6.44%) CloudFront
16 25 (6.19%) Azure Data Factory
17 24 (5.94%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.20%) VPN
2 10 (2.48%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.23%) SAN
4 7 (1.73%) DNS
4 7 (1.73%) HTTP
4 7 (1.73%) SSL
5 5 (1.24%) VoIP
5 5 (1.24%) Wireless
6 4 (0.99%) Internet
7 3 (0.74%) BGP
7 3 (0.74%) EIGRP
7 3 (0.74%) Firewall
7 3 (0.74%) LAN
7 3 (0.74%) OpenVPN
7 3 (0.74%) OSPF
7 3 (0.74%) WAN
8 2 (0.50%) DHCP
8 2 (0.50%) IPsec
8 2 (0.50%) SMS
9 1 (0.25%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (22.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 68 (16.83%) Amazon RDS
3 60 (14.85%) Big Data
4 54 (13.37%) NoSQL
5 47 (11.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 44 (10.89%) MySQL
7 38 (9.41%) Data Lake
7 38 (9.41%) PostgreSQL
8 36 (8.91%) MongoDB
9 31 (7.67%) Hadoop
10 26 (6.44%) SQL Server
11 25 (6.19%) Azure SQL Database
12 24 (5.94%) Power BI
13 22 (5.45%) Relational Database
14 20 (4.95%) Apache Hive
15 19 (4.70%) Redis
16 16 (3.96%) Parquet
17 14 (3.47%) Neo4j
18 13 (3.22%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (3.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 99 (24.50%) Git (software)
2 88 (21.78%) Jenkins
3 24 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 22 (5.45%) Maven
5 20 (4.95%) JIRA
6 14 (3.47%) GoCD
7 12 (2.97%) Travis CI
8 10 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (2.23%) Bitbucket
9 9 (2.23%) JUnit
9 9 (2.23%) Selenium
9 9 (2.23%) Vagrant
10 8 (1.98%) Gradle
10 8 (1.98%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (1.98%) Protractor
11 7 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.73%) git-flow
11 7 (1.73%) SonarQube
11 7 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (1.73%) webpack
General
1 47 (11.63%) Finance
2 20 (4.95%) Banking
3 12 (2.97%) Marketing
4 11 (2.72%) Advertising
5 9 (2.23%) Legal
6 6 (1.49%) Retail
7 5 (1.24%) Games
7 5 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.99%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.50%) Automotive
9 2 (0.50%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 99 (24.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 98 (24.26%) Developer
3 82 (20.30%) AWS Engineer
4 49 (12.13%) AWS DevOps
5 39 (9.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 32 (7.92%) Data Engineer
7 31 (7.67%) Java Developer
8 30 (7.43%) Software Engineer
9 28 (6.93%) Architect
9 28 (6.93%) Cloud Engineer
10 26 (6.44%) Senior Developer
11 19 (4.70%) Consultant
12 18 (4.46%) Senior DevOps
13 17 (4.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 16 (3.96%) AWS Developer
15 15 (3.71%) Node.js Developer
16 14 (3.47%) Applications Developer
16 14 (3.47%) Web Developer
17 13 (3.22%) iOS Developer
18 12 (2.97%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (32.67%) Node.js
2 74 (18.32%) Web Services
3 71 (17.57%) HTML
4 62 (15.35%) CSS
5 60 (14.85%) REST
6 48 (11.88%) HTML5
7 43 (10.64%) AngularJS
8 38 (9.41%) React
9 37 (9.16%) JSON
10 33 (8.17%) .NET
11 30 (7.43%) XML
12 29 (7.18%) Kafka
13 23 (5.69%) RESTful
14 21 (5.20%) Spring
15 20 (4.95%) CSS3
15 20 (4.95%) Elastic Stack
16 18 (4.46%) Django
16 18 (4.46%) Sass
16 18 (4.46%) Spring Boot
17 17 (4.21%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.41%) User Experience
2 33 (8.17%) Computer Science
3 32 (7.92%) Algorithms
4 20 (4.95%) Fintech
5 19 (4.70%) W3C
6 13 (3.22%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.22%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.72%) BBC
8 11 (2.72%) STB
9 10 (2.48%) Cloud Native
10 9 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.98%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.49%) Clustering
13 6 (1.49%) Digital TV
13 6 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.99%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.99%) Replication
14 4 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 114 (28.22%) Linux
2 34 (8.42%) CentOS
3 21 (5.20%) Apple iOS
4 16 (3.96%) Unix
5 14 (3.47%) Windows
6 13 (3.22%) CoreOS
6 13 (3.22%) Ubuntu
7 11 (2.72%) Android
7 11 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.73%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.50%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (42.33%) DevOps
3 96 (23.76%) Microservices
4 81 (20.05%) Software Engineering
5 78 (19.31%) TDD
6 71 (17.57%) Configuration Management
7 70 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (13.37%) Continuous Delivery
9 51 (12.62%) Analytics
10 44 (10.89%) Test Automation
11 40 (9.90%) Auto-Scaling
11 40 (9.90%) Machine Learning
12 38 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (9.16%) Continuous Deployment
14 36 (8.91%) Kanban
15 33 (8.17%) Scrum
16 32 (7.92%) Data Science
16 32 (7.92%) Open Source
17 27 (6.68%) Continuous Improvement
18 26 (6.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 146 (36.14%) Python
2 119 (29.46%) Java
3 109 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 90 (22.28%) SQL
5 45 (11.14%) C#
6 44 (10.89%) PHP
7 37 (9.16%) Scala
8 36 (8.91%) Ruby
9 35 (8.66%) Go
10 31 (7.67%) Bash Shell
11 17 (4.21%) TypeScript
12 16 (3.96%) Clojure
12 16 (3.96%) U-SQL
13 15 (3.71%) Apple Swift
14 13 (3.22%) ES6
15 12 (2.97%) Perl
15 12 (2.97%) PL/SQL
16 11 (2.72%) PowerShell
17 9 (2.23%) R
17 9 (2.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (8.91%) Degree
2 21 (5.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (4.95%) AWS Certification
4 17 (4.21%) Security Cleared
5 16 (3.96%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.23%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.99%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.50%) AAT
9 1 (0.25%) MBA
9 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.94%) QA
2 19 (4.70%) WAI
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 118 (29.21%) Docker
2 23 (5.69%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (4.70%) HDFS
4 11 (2.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (1.24%) GlusterFS
6 4 (0.99%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.74%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.50%) vCloud
8 2 (0.50%) vSphere
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.25%) LXC
9 1 (0.25%) NFS
9 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 98 (24.26%) Ansible
2 93 (23.02%) Terraform
3 66 (16.34%) Puppet
4 48 (11.88%) Opscode Chef
5 44 (10.89%) Kubernetes
6 17 (4.21%) Kibana
7 16 (3.96%) Nagios
8 15 (3.71%) logstash
8 15 (3.71%) Packer
9 14 (3.47%) Mesos
10 13 (3.22%) Single Sign-On
11 11 (2.72%) Prometheus
12 10 (2.48%) Oozie
13 5 (1.24%) Capistrano
14 4 (0.99%) OSSEC
15 3 (0.74%) Check_MK
15 3 (0.74%) Graphite
15 3 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
15 3 (0.74%) ZABBIX
16 2 (0.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 46 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.89%) Google
3 32 (7.92%) Red Hat
4 29 (7.18%) Tableau
5 24 (5.94%) New Relic
6 23 (5.69%) IBM
7 22 (5.45%) Oracle
8 17 (4.21%) VMware
9 15 (3.71%) Splunk
10 13 (3.22%) NetApp
10 13 (3.22%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (2.72%) Arqiva
11 11 (2.72%) BT
11 11 (2.72%) Cloudera
12 9 (2.23%) Talend
13 7 (1.73%) LexisNexis
14 6 (1.49%) Cisco
14 6 (1.49%) Cognizant
14 6 (1.49%) Databricks
15 5 (1.24%) Sitecore