Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Lambda
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 929 1116 1308
Rank change year-on-year +187 +192 -
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 258 124 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.063% 0.003%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.86% 0.53% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 228 106 6
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,125 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £97,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -34.62% -

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 30151 23607 19148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.13% 11.98% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24735 19954 15493
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £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 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for AWS Lambda in the UK

AWS Lambda
Top 10 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 22 August 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 +203 257 £60,000 - 30
London +135 189 £60,000 -7.69% 21
UK excluding London +78 66 £50,000 +17.65% 9
North of England +7 40 £46,250 +8.82% 4
North West +4 31 £45,000 -2.17% 2
East of England +7 12 £60,000 +4.35%
South West - 10 £50,000 - 2
Yorkshire +12 7 £60,000 +54.84% 1
South East +76 4 £47,500 -9.52% 2
North East +18 2 £51,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 252 (97.67%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (51.55%) Node.js
3 114 (44.19%) DevOps
4 107 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (40.31%) Amazon EC2
6 101 (39.15%) JavaScript
7 90 (34.88%) Python
8 89 (34.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 81 (31.40%) Linux
10 80 (31.01%) Amazon S3
11 79 (30.62%) Git (software)
12 74 (28.68%) Amazon RDS
13 73 (28.29%) Docker
14 69 (26.74%) CSS
15 68 (26.36%) Java
16 67 (25.97%) HTML
16 67 (25.97%) Jenkins
17 64 (24.81%) AngularJS
18 63 (24.42%) TDD
19 62 (24.03%) Web Services
20 60 (23.26%) Microservices
21 55 (21.32%) React
21 55 (21.32%) SQL
22 53 (20.54%) Ansible
22 53 (20.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
23 52 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
24 51 (19.77%) Ruby
25 49 (18.99%) Bash Shell
26 46 (17.83%) PHP
27 45 (17.44%) NoSQL

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 40 (15.50%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (11.63%) Apache
3 18 (6.98%) Apache Spark
4 13 (5.04%) nginx
5 10 (3.88%) IIS
6 9 (3.49%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.71%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (2.33%) Confluence
8 6 (2.33%) Drupal
9 5 (1.94%) ColdFusion
9 5 (1.94%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.94%) WordPress
10 3 (1.16%) CMS
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.78%) Moodle
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.39%) JBoss
12 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 252 (97.67%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (40.31%) Amazon EC2
3 89 (34.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 80 (31.01%) Amazon S3
5 42 (16.28%) Amazon SQS
6 38 (14.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 34 (13.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 27 (10.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 26 (10.08%) GitHub
10 25 (9.69%) Amazon ELB
11 22 (8.53%) Route 53
12 17 (6.59%) SaaS
13 13 (5.04%) Amazon Kinesis
14 10 (3.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (3.88%) Amazon EMR
14 10 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (3.49%) Heroku
16 8 (3.10%) CloudFront
17 6 (2.33%) PaaS
18 5 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.10%) DNS
1 8 (3.10%) Network Security
1 8 (3.10%) VPN
2 7 (2.71%) Firewall
3 5 (1.94%) HTTP
3 5 (1.94%) Internet
4 2 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.78%) SAN
4 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.39%) DAB
5 1 (0.39%) FTP
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) LDAP
5 1 (0.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) VoIP
5 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (28.68%) Amazon RDS
2 53 (20.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 45 (17.44%) NoSQL
4 26 (10.08%) Amazon Redshift
5 23 (8.91%) MongoDB
5 23 (8.91%) MySQL
6 22 (8.53%) Redis
7 21 (8.14%) Big Data
8 20 (7.75%) SQL Server
9 18 (6.98%) Relational Database
10 17 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (4.26%) Neo4j
13 10 (3.88%) Apache Hive
14 7 (2.71%) Hadoop
14 7 (2.71%) InfluxDB
15 6 (2.33%) RDBMS
16 5 (1.94%) Presto
17 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
17 3 (1.16%) HBase
Development Applications
1 79 (30.62%) Git (software)
2 67 (25.97%) Jenkins
3 43 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 20 (7.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (4.26%) PHPUnit
5 11 (4.26%) Vagrant
6 10 (3.88%) JIRA
6 10 (3.88%) Mocha
7 9 (3.49%) Bitbucket
8 8 (3.10%) webpack
9 7 (2.71%) Jasmine
9 7 (2.71%) Selenium
10 5 (1.94%) Gradle
10 5 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (1.94%) NUnit
10 5 (1.94%) Subversion
11 4 (1.55%) Bower
11 4 (1.55%) Grunt
11 4 (1.55%) gulp
12 3 (1.16%) Babel
General
1 19 (7.36%) Marketing
2 14 (5.43%) Finance
3 13 (5.04%) Retail
4 6 (2.33%) Banking
5 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.16%) Games
5 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.78%) Law
6 2 (0.78%) Legal
6 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (40.70%) Developer
2 61 (23.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (15.12%) AWS Engineer
4 35 (13.57%) AWS DevOps
5 27 (10.47%) Senior Developer
6 25 (9.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 23 (8.91%) JavaScript Developer
8 20 (7.75%) C# Developer
9 19 (7.36%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (6.98%) Architect
11 15 (5.81%) Node.js Developer
11 15 (5.81%) Software Engineer
12 13 (5.04%) PHP Developer
13 12 (4.65%) Senior DevOps
14 11 (4.26%) Lead Developer
14 11 (4.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 11 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
14 11 (4.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 11 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 11 (4.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (51.55%) Node.js
2 69 (26.74%) CSS
3 67 (25.97%) HTML
4 64 (24.81%) AngularJS
5 62 (24.03%) Web Services
6 55 (21.32%) React
7 43 (16.67%) .NET
8 41 (15.89%) REST
9 34 (13.18%) Serverless Framework
10 26 (10.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (10.08%) HTML5
11 24 (9.30%) CSS3
11 24 (9.30%) RESTful
12 23 (8.91%) JSON
13 20 (7.75%) Sass
14 19 (7.36%) Laravel
15 18 (6.98%) Angular 2
16 16 (6.20%) ASP.NET
16 16 (6.20%) Kafka
16 16 (6.20%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.30%) Computer Science
1 24 (9.30%) Social Media
2 13 (5.04%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.65%) Fintech
4 11 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.88%) Hedge funds
6 9 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.49%) User Experience
7 6 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.33%) Clustering
8 5 (1.94%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.55%) Digital Signage
9 4 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.55%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.16%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.16%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.16%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.78%) Life Science
11 2 (0.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 81 (31.40%) Linux
2 27 (10.47%) Windows
3 11 (4.26%) CentOS
4 10 (3.88%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.71%) Unix
7 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.39%) Android
10 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.39%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.39%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (44.19%) DevOps
2 107 (41.47%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (24.42%) TDD
4 60 (23.26%) Microservices
5 52 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (15.89%) Software Engineering
7 39 (15.12%) Configuration Management
8 37 (14.34%) Continuous Deployment
9 33 (12.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 31 (12.02%) Test Automation
11 25 (9.69%) Mentoring
12 24 (9.30%) E-Commerce
13 23 (8.91%) BDD
14 22 (8.53%) Machine Learning
14 22 (8.53%) OO
15 21 (8.14%) MVC
16 18 (6.98%) SOLID
17 16 (6.20%) OOD
18 15 (5.81%) Auto-Scaling
18 15 (5.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 101 (39.15%) JavaScript
2 90 (34.88%) Python
3 68 (26.36%) Java
4 55 (21.32%) SQL
5 51 (19.77%) Ruby
6 49 (18.99%) Bash Shell
7 46 (17.83%) PHP
8 43 (16.67%) C#
9 28 (10.85%) Perl
10 25 (9.69%) TypeScript
11 21 (8.14%) Go
12 19 (7.36%) PowerShell
13 14 (5.43%) Scala
14 12 (4.65%) ES6
15 7 (2.71%) GraphQL
15 7 (2.71%) VB.NET
16 6 (2.33%) C++
17 5 (1.94%) T-SQL
18 3 (1.16%) C
18 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (12.40%) Degree
2 19 (7.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.88%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.16%) PhD
4 3 (1.16%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.39%) MBA
6 1 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.10%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) GCP
2 2 (0.78%) WAI
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (28.29%) Docker
2 9 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.94%) KVM
5 4 (1.55%) Varnish
6 2 (0.78%) HDFS
6 2 (0.78%) LXC
7 1 (0.39%) OpenSIPS
7 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 53 (20.54%) Ansible
2 43 (16.67%) Puppet
3 41 (15.89%) Terraform
4 38 (14.73%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (10.85%) Kubernetes
6 15 (5.81%) Consul
7 12 (4.65%) Salt
8 11 (4.26%) Packer
9 9 (3.49%) Nagios
10 6 (2.33%) Marathon
10 6 (2.33%) Mesos
11 4 (1.55%) HP SiteScope
12 2 (0.78%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.78%) Check_MK
12 2 (0.78%) Pingdom
12 2 (0.78%) SCCM
13 1 (0.39%) Graphite
13 1 (0.39%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.39%) logstash
13 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (5.04%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.65%) Google
2 12 (4.65%) Red Hat
3 7 (2.71%) PagerDuty
3 7 (2.71%) Splunk
3 7 (2.71%) Twitter
3 7 (2.71%) VMware
4 6 (2.33%) New Relic
5 5 (1.94%) Zend
6 4 (1.55%) Apiary
6 4 (1.55%) Oracle
7 3 (1.16%) Facebook
7 3 (1.16%) Perforce
7 3 (1.16%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.78%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.78%) Citrix
8 2 (0.78%) LexisNexis
8 2 (0.78%) NetApp
8 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.78%) Talend