Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Lambda
UK
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 688 989 1198
Rank change year-on-year +301 +209 +109
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 551 175 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.10% 0.045%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.43% 0.67% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 435 156 65
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +44.44%
10th Percentile £40,400 £40,625 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £100,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -

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 38,507 26,297 22,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.42% 15.56% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31,383 21,899 19,330
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.22% +5.88%

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 May 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 22 May 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 +276 510 £60,000 - 124
London +189 349 £65,000 - 90
UK excluding London +124 187 £50,000 -4.76% 35
North of England +38 61 £45,000 -14.29% 8
North West +51 45 £45,000 -14.29% 6
South East +23 36 £45,500 -30.00% 15
Scotland - 31 £70,000 - 1
South West -8 21 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Midlands +27 20 £60,000 +9.09% 8
East of England +2 18 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Midlands - 14 £60,000 - 7
Yorkshire +35 13 £45,000 -25.00% 1
East Midlands +10 6 £47,500 -13.64% 1
North East -17 3 £65,000 +71.05% 1

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 547 (99.27%) Serverless
2 543 (98.55%) Amazon AWS
3 263 (47.73%) Python
4 230 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
5 206 (37.39%) DevOps
6 178 (32.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 164 (29.76%) Linux
8 154 (27.95%) JavaScript
9 153 (27.77%) Amazon EC2
10 144 (26.13%) Amazon S3
11 137 (24.86%) Node.js
12 129 (23.41%) Git (software)
13 122 (22.14%) SQL
13 122 (22.14%) Docker
14 119 (21.60%) Java
15 115 (20.87%) Software Engineering
15 115 (20.87%) Microservices
16 109 (19.78%) Jenkins
17 108 (19.60%) NoSQL
18 105 (19.06%) Ansible
19 104 (18.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 97 (17.60%) Configuration Management
21 91 (16.52%) Amazon Kinesis
22 85 (15.43%) TDD
22 85 (15.43%) Big Data
23 84 (15.25%) Terraform
24 82 (14.88%) Amazon RDS
24 82 (14.88%) Test Automation
24 82 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
25 78 (14.16%) Machine Learning

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 65 (11.80%) Apache Spark
2 59 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (6.90%) Drupal
4 26 (4.72%) Apache
5 19 (3.45%) WordPress
6 16 (2.90%) CMS
7 14 (2.54%) Moodle
8 13 (2.36%) nginx
9 10 (1.81%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.27%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.91%) Confluence
11 5 (0.91%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.73%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.54%) Smallworld
14 2 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
14 2 (0.36%) IIS
14 2 (0.36%) Luigi
14 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.36%) SAS
14 2 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 547 (99.27%) Serverless
2 543 (98.55%) Amazon AWS
3 178 (32.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 153 (27.77%) Amazon EC2
5 144 (26.13%) Amazon S3
6 91 (16.52%) Amazon Kinesis
7 74 (13.43%) IaaS
8 68 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 65 (11.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 61 (11.07%) SaaS
11 60 (10.89%) CloudFront
12 53 (9.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 50 (9.07%) Amazon EMR
14 48 (8.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 47 (8.53%) Amazon SQS
16 44 (7.99%) Route 53
17 42 (7.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 42 (7.62%) Amazon ELB
18 29 (5.26%) Azure Data Factory
18 29 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.26%) DNS
2 23 (4.17%) HTTP
3 20 (3.63%) TCP/IP
4 18 (3.27%) VPN
4 18 (3.27%) Wireless
5 16 (2.90%) SSL
6 13 (2.36%) BGP
6 13 (2.36%) EIGRP
6 13 (2.36%) LAN
6 13 (2.36%) OSPF
6 13 (2.36%) WAN
7 12 (2.18%) DHCP
8 7 (1.27%) Firewall
8 7 (1.27%) Internet
8 7 (1.27%) VoIP
9 6 (1.09%) MQTT
10 5 (0.91%) SAN
11 3 (0.54%) OpenVPN
11 3 (0.54%) Software-Defined Networking
12 2 (0.36%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (19.60%) NoSQL
2 104 (18.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 85 (15.43%) Big Data
4 82 (14.88%) Amazon RDS
5 66 (11.98%) MySQL
6 54 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
7 50 (9.07%) Redis
8 49 (8.89%) Hadoop
9 45 (8.17%) Data Lake
10 40 (7.26%) Amazon Redshift
11 36 (6.53%) Relational Database
12 30 (5.44%) MongoDB
12 30 (5.44%) Power BI
13 29 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
14 28 (5.08%) SQL Server
15 26 (4.72%) Apache Hive
16 25 (4.54%) RDBMS
17 22 (3.99%) Apache Cassandra
18 17 (3.09%) Parquet
19 16 (2.90%) Impala
Development Applications
1 129 (23.41%) Git (software)
2 109 (19.78%) Jenkins
3 35 (6.35%) GitLab
4 29 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 26 (4.72%) Maven
6 24 (4.36%) JIRA
7 16 (2.90%) Bitbucket
8 13 (2.36%) TeamCity
9 11 (2.00%) CircleCI
9 11 (2.00%) GoCD
9 11 (2.00%) Selenium
10 10 (1.81%) Jasmine
10 10 (1.81%) Karma Test Runner
10 10 (1.81%) PHPUnit
10 10 (1.81%) Protractor
11 9 (1.63%) webpack
12 8 (1.45%) git-flow
12 8 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 62 (11.25%) Finance
2 28 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.54%) Banking
4 19 (3.45%) Advertising
5 17 (3.09%) Retail
6 15 (2.72%) Marketing
7 13 (2.36%) Legal
8 6 (1.09%) Games
9 3 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.36%) Automotive
10 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.18%) Hindi Language
11 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Punjabi Language
11 1 (0.18%) Urdu Language
Job Titles
1 174 (31.58%) Developer
2 109 (19.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 104 (18.87%) AWS Engineer
4 51 (9.26%) Data Engineer
5 46 (8.35%) AWS Developer
6 43 (7.80%) Senior Developer
7 42 (7.62%) Cloud Engineer
8 41 (7.44%) AWS DevOps
9 39 (7.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 35 (6.35%) Java Developer
10 35 (6.35%) Software Engineer
11 32 (5.81%) Senior DevOps
12 31 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
12 31 (5.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 30 (5.44%) Python Engineer
14 27 (4.90%) Platform Engineer
15 26 (4.72%) Lead Developer
16 25 (4.54%) Cloud Developer
16 25 (4.54%) Full Stack Developer
16 25 (4.54%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (24.86%) Node.js
2 76 (13.79%) Web Services
3 74 (13.43%) REST
4 63 (11.43%) HTML
5 62 (11.25%) CSS
6 59 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 46 (8.35%) .NET
8 45 (8.17%) Kafka
8 45 (8.17%) React
9 39 (7.08%) HTML5
10 37 (6.72%) NumPy
10 37 (6.72%) Pandas
11 31 (5.63%) JSON
12 30 (5.44%) scikit-learn
13 28 (5.08%) LAMP
13 28 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
13 28 (5.08%) RESTful
13 28 (5.08%) SciPy
14 23 (4.17%) Sass
15 18 (3.27%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.89%) Fintech
2 46 (8.35%) Computer Science
3 45 (8.17%) Algorithms
4 32 (5.81%) User Experience
5 27 (4.90%) Public Cloud
6 21 (3.81%) Data Centre
7 17 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
8 16 (2.90%) Mobile App
9 12 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (2.18%) Cloud Native
10 10 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.81%) W3C
11 8 (1.45%) Clustering
11 8 (1.45%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.27%) Derivative
12 7 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.27%) Market Risk
12 7 (1.27%) Replication
13 4 (0.73%) Music Streaming
13 4 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 164 (29.76%) Linux
2 40 (7.26%) Windows
3 38 (6.90%) CentOS
4 27 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (2.72%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.54%) CoreOS
7 10 (1.81%) Ubuntu
8 9 (1.63%) Android
8 9 (1.63%) Unix
9 5 (0.91%) Amazon Linux
9 5 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.18%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (37.39%) DevOps
3 115 (20.87%) Microservices
3 115 (20.87%) Software Engineering
4 97 (17.60%) Configuration Management
5 85 (15.43%) TDD
6 82 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
6 82 (14.88%) Test Automation
7 78 (14.16%) Machine Learning
8 68 (12.34%) Analytics
8 68 (12.34%) Continuous Delivery
9 45 (8.17%) Continuous Deployment
10 43 (7.80%) Problem-Solving
11 41 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (7.44%) Data Science
12 38 (6.90%) Data Engineering
12 38 (6.90%) Web Development
13 37 (6.72%) Auto-Scaling
13 37 (6.72%) Scrum
14 36 (6.53%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 263 (47.73%) Python
2 154 (27.95%) JavaScript
3 122 (22.14%) SQL
4 119 (21.60%) Java
5 62 (11.25%) C#
6 59 (10.71%) Ruby
7 58 (10.53%) Scala
8 57 (10.34%) PHP
9 52 (9.44%) Bash Shell
10 34 (6.17%) PowerShell
11 29 (5.26%) Go
12 26 (4.72%) TypeScript
13 21 (3.81%) Java 8
14 20 (3.63%) ES6
15 19 (3.45%) Clojure
16 18 (3.27%) Lisp
16 18 (3.27%) U-SQL
17 16 (2.90%) Kotlin
18 13 (2.36%) Perl
19 12 (2.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (6.90%) AWS Certification
1 38 (6.90%) Degree
2 21 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.45%) Master's Degree
4 8 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.36%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (0.36%) MCSD
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.36%) PhD
6 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.53%) QA
2 10 (1.81%) WAI
3 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.18%) GCP
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 122 (22.14%) Docker
2 29 (5.26%) HDFS
3 21 (3.81%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (2.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (1.45%) XenServer
6 5 (0.91%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.54%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.36%) iptables
8 2 (0.36%) vCloud
8 2 (0.36%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.36%) vSphere
9 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.18%) LXC
9 1 (0.18%) NFS
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 105 (19.06%) Ansible
2 84 (15.25%) Terraform
3 64 (11.62%) Puppet
4 47 (8.53%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (7.44%) Kubernetes
6 21 (3.81%) Nagios
7 17 (3.09%) Capistrano
8 16 (2.90%) Packer
9 15 (2.72%) Mesos
9 15 (2.72%) Oozie
9 15 (2.72%) Prometheus
9 15 (2.72%) Single Sign-On
10 14 (2.54%) Check_MK
10 14 (2.54%) Graphite
11 13 (2.36%) Kibana
12 12 (2.18%) logstash
13 9 (1.63%) Grafana
14 8 (1.45%) SELinux
15 5 (0.91%) Consul
15 5 (0.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.26%) Google
3 48 (8.71%) Splunk
4 36 (6.53%) Tableau
5 25 (4.54%) IBM
5 25 (4.54%) Oracle
5 25 (4.54%) Red Hat
6 24 (4.36%) New Relic
7 20 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (3.27%) Cisco
9 17 (3.09%) Talend
10 16 (2.90%) CheckPoint
10 16 (2.90%) Cloudera
11 10 (1.81%) Cognizant
12 9 (1.63%) SaltStack
13 8 (1.45%) LexisNexis
14 7 (1.27%) VMware
14 7 (1.27%) Xamarin
15 6 (1.09%) NetApp
16 5 (0.91%) Sun