Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Lambda
UK
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 434 674 1001
Rank change year-on-year +240 +327 +186
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 994 561 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.33% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.42% 1.39% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 754 443 156
UK median annual salary £68,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £42,875 £40,000 £41,875
90th Percentile £103,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,500 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +19.00% -2.44% +20.59%

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 40,991 40,426 27,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.48% 23.47% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33,042 32,924 23,354
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%

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 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS Lambda in the UK

AWS Lambda
Top 15 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 27 May 2019. 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 +249 947 £70,000 +16.67% 71
London +187 588 £75,000 +15.38% 43
UK excluding London +202 373 £59,500 +19.00% 34
North of England +112 144 £61,000 +35.56% 13
North West +109 118 £60,500 +34.44% 7
South East +100 103 £69,000 +51.65% 6
Midlands +63 54 £54,750 -8.75% 4
South West +59 48 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands +46 38 £54,500 -9.17% 2
Yorkshire +20 22 £62,500 +38.89% 3
East Midlands +39 15 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Scotland -4 15 £70,000 - 4
East of England +67 14 £63,750 +6.25% 3
North East +22 5 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Wales - 3 £50,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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.

1 988 (99.40%) Amazon AWS
2 973 (97.89%) Serverless
3 513 (51.61%) Python
4 487 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
5 474 (47.69%) DevOps
6 466 (46.88%) Amazon S3
7 396 (39.84%) Amazon EC2
8 362 (36.42%) Docker
9 350 (35.21%) Node.js
10 343 (34.51%) JavaScript
11 319 (32.09%) Java
12 294 (29.58%) Linux
13 290 (29.18%) Terraform
14 287 (28.87%) Amazon RDS
15 284 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 275 (27.67%) Amazon SQS
17 271 (27.26%) Microservices
18 261 (26.26%) Web Services
19 251 (25.25%) Jenkins
20 246 (24.75%) AWS CloudFormation
21 245 (24.65%) Software Engineering
22 224 (22.54%) Ansible
23 210 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
24 207 (20.82%) Kubernetes
25 205 (20.62%) Git (software)
26 201 (20.22%) Finance
27 195 (19.62%) HTML
28 187 (18.81%) Elasticsearch
29 177 (17.81%) React
30 172 (17.30%) CSS

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
1 187 (18.81%) Elasticsearch
2 64 (6.44%) Apache Spark
3 55 (5.53%) Apache
4 51 (5.13%) Confluence
5 35 (3.52%) IIS
6 26 (2.62%) nginx
7 11 (1.11%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.01%) SAS
9 9 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (0.91%) CMS
10 8 (0.80%) Tornado
11 5 (0.50%) Drupal
11 5 (0.50%) WordPress
12 4 (0.40%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.30%) Anypoint
13 3 (0.30%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
14 2 (0.20%) eZ Publish
14 2 (0.20%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.20%) Smallworld
Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.50%) HipChat
3 4 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.20%) PolarLake
2 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.10%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 988 (99.40%) Amazon AWS
2 973 (97.89%) Serverless
3 466 (46.88%) Amazon S3
4 396 (39.84%) Amazon EC2
5 275 (27.67%) Amazon SQS
6 246 (24.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 165 (16.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 161 (16.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 144 (14.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 142 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
11 104 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
12 97 (9.76%) Google Cloud Platform
12 97 (9.76%) Route 53
13 86 (8.65%) CloudFront
14 73 (7.34%) GitHub
15 63 (6.34%) AWS Fargate
16 62 (6.24%) PaaS
17 55 (5.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 41 (4.12%) Datadog
19 37 (3.72%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.83%) DNS
2 29 (2.92%) HTTP
3 25 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 22 (2.21%) Internet
5 15 (1.51%) FTP
5 15 (1.51%) SMTP
6 14 (1.41%) Firewall
7 12 (1.21%) MQTT
8 11 (1.11%) DHCP
9 10 (1.01%) SSL
10 9 (0.91%) Network Security
11 8 (0.80%) SSH
12 6 (0.60%) VPN
13 3 (0.30%) AMQP
13 3 (0.30%) Bluetooth
13 3 (0.30%) NFC
13 3 (0.30%) RFID
13 3 (0.30%) VLAN
14 2 (0.20%) Broadband
14 2 (0.20%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (28.87%) Amazon RDS
2 284 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 148 (14.89%) Amazon Redshift
4 138 (13.88%) MySQL
5 128 (12.88%) NoSQL
6 104 (10.46%) Big Data
7 99 (9.96%) Amazon Athena
8 97 (9.76%) MongoDB
9 83 (8.35%) SQL Server
10 79 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
11 71 (7.14%) Redis
12 65 (6.54%) Relational Database
13 56 (5.63%) Hadoop
14 46 (4.63%) Amazon Aurora
15 42 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
16 26 (2.62%) RDBMS
17 21 (2.11%) Apache Hive
17 21 (2.11%) BigQuery
17 21 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (2.11%) HBase
Development Applications
1 251 (25.25%) Jenkins
2 205 (20.62%) Git (software)
3 96 (9.66%) GitLab
4 80 (8.05%) JIRA
5 59 (5.94%) Artifactory
6 51 (5.13%) TeamCity
7 48 (4.83%) Bitbucket
8 38 (3.82%) Selenium
9 37 (3.72%) Octopus Deploy
10 31 (3.12%) Vagrant
11 25 (2.52%) Maven
12 19 (1.91%) Travis CI
13 17 (1.71%) Gradle
14 16 (1.61%) webpack
15 12 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (1.01%) Subversion
17 8 (0.80%) CircleCI
17 8 (0.80%) Cucumber
17 8 (0.80%) PostCSS
18 7 (0.70%) Sinon.JS
General
1 201 (20.22%) Finance
2 45 (4.53%) Law
3 42 (4.23%) Retail
4 26 (2.62%) Marketing
5 25 (2.52%) Publishing
6 19 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.31%) Banking
7 13 (1.31%) Games
8 9 (0.91%) Front Office
8 9 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.70%) Automotive
10 6 (0.60%) Electronics
10 6 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.50%) Advertising
12 3 (0.30%) Billing
12 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.30%) Legal
13 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Hindi Language
14 1 (0.10%) Punjabi Language
Job Titles
1 442 (44.47%) Developer
2 161 (16.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 159 (16.00%) AWS Engineer
4 96 (9.66%) AWS Developer
5 93 (9.36%) Senior Developer
6 91 (9.15%) JavaScript Developer
7 88 (8.85%) Architect
8 84 (8.45%) Python Developer
9 79 (7.95%) Software Engineer
10 69 (6.94%) AWS DevOps
11 55 (5.53%) Cloud Developer
11 55 (5.53%) Java Developer
12 53 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
13 50 (5.03%) Full Stack Developer
14 46 (4.63%) C# Developer
14 46 (4.63%) Python Engineer
15 45 (4.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 44 (4.43%) Data Engineer
17 43 (4.33%) Lead DevOps
18 41 (4.12%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 350 (35.21%) Node.js
2 261 (26.26%) Web Services
3 195 (19.62%) HTML
4 177 (17.81%) React
5 172 (17.30%) CSS
6 144 (14.49%) .NET
7 124 (12.47%) AngularJS
8 84 (8.45%) Elastic Stack
9 83 (8.35%) RESTful
10 71 (7.14%) J2EE
11 66 (6.64%) REST
11 66 (6.64%) Spring
12 63 (6.34%) Kafka
13 60 (6.04%) JSON
13 60 (6.04%) Vue.js
14 53 (5.33%) HTML5
15 50 (5.03%) .NET Core
16 48 (4.83%) Redux
17 47 (4.73%) ASP.NET
18 44 (4.43%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 59 (5.94%) Fintech
2 58 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
4 32 (3.22%) Mobile App
5 29 (2.92%) Algorithms
5 29 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
6 28 (2.82%) Cloud Native
7 27 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (2.41%) Hedge funds
9 20 (2.01%) Public Cloud
10 19 (1.91%) User Experience
11 10 (1.01%) Internet of Things
11 10 (1.01%) Virtual Team
12 9 (0.91%) Smart Home
13 8 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
14 7 (0.70%) BBC
14 7 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (0.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 294 (29.58%) Linux
2 91 (9.15%) Windows
3 39 (3.92%) Ubuntu
4 32 (3.22%) Unix
5 28 (2.82%) Android
6 27 (2.72%) Apple iOS
7 26 (2.62%) CentOS
8 16 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.61%) Windows Server
9 14 (1.41%) Amazon Linux
10 10 (1.01%) Fedora
11 6 (0.60%) Debian
12 5 (0.50%) FreeBSD
13 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 474 (47.69%) DevOps
3 271 (27.26%) Microservices
4 245 (24.65%) Software Engineering
5 210 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
6 141 (14.19%) Scrum
7 128 (12.88%) Analytics
8 122 (12.27%) TDD
9 119 (11.97%) Machine Learning
10 115 (11.57%) Artificial Intelligence
11 104 (10.46%) Mentoring
12 103 (10.36%) Open Source
12 103 (10.36%) Test Automation
13 97 (9.76%) Infrastructure as Code
14 87 (8.75%) Continuous Delivery
15 86 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 83 (8.35%) OO
17 82 (8.25%) Asset Management
18 77 (7.75%) Data Science
19 76 (7.65%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 513 (51.61%) Python
2 343 (34.51%) JavaScript
3 319 (32.09%) Java
4 158 (15.90%) SQL
5 147 (14.79%) PHP
6 118 (11.87%) C#
7 98 (9.86%) Bash Shell
8 81 (8.15%) Ruby
8 81 (8.15%) TypeScript
9 64 (6.44%) Scala
10 51 (5.13%) Go
10 51 (5.13%) PowerShell
11 50 (5.03%) ES6
12 48 (4.83%) Shell Script
13 34 (3.42%) C++
14 26 (2.62%) C
14 26 (2.62%) Java 8
15 25 (2.52%) Perl
16 21 (2.11%) T-SQL
17 17 (1.71%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 65 (6.54%) AWS Certification
2 43 (4.33%) Degree
3 30 (3.02%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (2.01%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (0.70%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.70%) MCSA
7 7 (0.70%) MCSE
7 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.84%) QA
2 14 (1.41%) GDPR
3 6 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.30%) SLA
6 1 (0.10%) COBIT
6 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 362 (36.42%) Docker
2 32 (3.22%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.81%) Varnish
4 10 (1.01%) Squid
5 5 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.40%) HDFS
7 3 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.30%) Firmware
8 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 290 (29.18%) Terraform
2 224 (22.54%) Ansible
3 207 (20.82%) Kubernetes
4 84 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
4 84 (8.45%) Puppet
5 77 (7.75%) Kibana
6 45 (4.53%) logstash
7 38 (3.82%) Packer
8 21 (2.11%) Nagios
9 20 (2.01%) Grafana
10 14 (1.41%) Graphite
11 13 (1.31%) Prometheus
12 5 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.40%) Mesos
13 4 (0.40%) Salt
14 3 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
15 2 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
15 2 (0.20%) HAProxy
15 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 2 (0.20%) rkt
Vendors
1 79 (7.95%) Google
2 75 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 70 (7.04%) Splunk
4 35 (3.52%) New Relic
5 26 (2.62%) Oracle
6 19 (1.91%) IBM
7 18 (1.81%) Red Hat
8 15 (1.51%) AppDynamics
8 15 (1.51%) SaltStack
9 14 (1.41%) Atlassian
10 12 (1.21%) SAP
11 10 (1.01%) Adobe
12 9 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.80%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 8 (0.80%) Tableau
14 7 (0.70%) Birst
14 7 (0.70%) Instagram
15 6 (0.60%) Alteryx
15 6 (0.60%) Dynatrace
16 5 (0.50%) Zend