Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Lambda
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 863 1117 1297
Rank change year-on-year +254 +180 -
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 333 102 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.055% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.98% 0.42% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 276 95 13
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% -
10th Percentile £40,625 £36,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £91,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +14.13% -29.23% -

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 33827 24393 20417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.82% 13.04% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27848 20541 16937
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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 +273 332 £60,000 - 36
London +136 214 £60,000 -4.00% 16
UK excluding London +123 117 £52,500 +14.13% 19
North of England +54 53 £50,000 +42.86% 9
North West +30 44 £45,000 -2.17% 7
South West - 24 £50,000 - 4
East of England +18 21 £60,000 +17.07% 1
South East +46 10 £62,500 +19.05% 4
Midlands +20 8 £65,000 +26.21% 1
East Midlands +33 7 £65,000 +26.21% 1
Yorkshire +12 7 £65,000 +85.71% 2
North East - 2 £65,000 -
Scotland -22 1 £70,000 +115.38%
West Midlands - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 328 (98.50%) Amazon AWS
2 321 (96.40%) Serverless
3 155 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (45.05%) DevOps
5 138 (41.44%) Node.js
6 134 (40.24%) Amazon EC2
7 130 (39.04%) Amazon S3
8 117 (35.14%) Docker
9 110 (33.03%) AWS CloudFormation
10 105 (31.53%) Linux
10 105 (31.53%) Python
11 100 (30.03%) Amazon RDS
12 98 (29.43%) Microservices
13 97 (29.13%) JavaScript
14 93 (27.93%) Java
15 89 (26.73%) TDD
15 89 (26.73%) Git (software)
16 87 (26.13%) Ansible
17 81 (24.32%) Terraform
18 78 (23.42%) Web Services
19 77 (23.12%) Jenkins
20 76 (22.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 76 (22.82%) HTML
21 75 (22.52%) CSS
22 64 (19.22%) AngularJS
22 64 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
23 63 (18.92%) Puppet
24 60 (18.02%) Software Engineering
25 58 (17.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
26 57 (17.12%) REST

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 48 (14.41%) Elasticsearch
2 32 (9.61%) Apache Spark
3 22 (6.61%) Apache
4 21 (6.31%) Tomcat
5 14 (4.20%) Drupal
5 14 (4.20%) nginx
6 8 (2.40%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (2.40%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.40%) WordPress
7 7 (2.10%) Confluence
8 6 (1.80%) Jetty
9 5 (1.50%) CMS
10 4 (1.20%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.20%) IIS
11 2 (0.60%) JBoss
11 2 (0.60%) Moodle
11 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) HipChat
1 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 328 (98.50%) Amazon AWS
2 321 (96.40%) Serverless
3 134 (40.24%) Amazon EC2
4 130 (39.04%) Amazon S3
5 110 (33.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 58 (17.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 47 (14.11%) Amazon Kinesis
8 45 (13.51%) GitHub
8 45 (13.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 43 (12.91%) Amazon SQS
10 39 (11.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 33 (9.91%) Route 53
12 28 (8.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 27 (8.11%) SaaS
14 22 (6.61%) CloudFront
15 21 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (5.41%) Amazon EMR
17 13 (3.90%) Amazon ELB
18 12 (3.60%) AWS CloudTrail
19 10 (3.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.20%) VPN
2 9 (2.70%) Internet
3 5 (1.50%) SAN
4 4 (1.20%) HTTP
4 4 (1.20%) Network Security
4 4 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.90%) SSL
6 2 (0.60%) DNS
6 2 (0.60%) Firewall
6 2 (0.60%) IPsec
6 2 (0.60%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.30%) DAB
7 1 (0.30%) FTP
7 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (30.03%) Amazon RDS
2 76 (22.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 45 (13.51%) Amazon Redshift
4 44 (13.21%) NoSQL
5 35 (10.51%) MongoDB
6 30 (9.01%) Big Data
7 25 (7.51%) Relational Database
8 22 (6.61%) Redis
9 20 (6.01%) MySQL
9 20 (6.01%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (5.41%) Neo4j
11 17 (5.11%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (4.20%) SQL Server
13 12 (3.60%) Apache Hive
14 11 (3.30%) Hadoop
15 9 (2.70%) InfluxDB
16 8 (2.40%) Presto
17 6 (1.80%) RDBMS
18 5 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (1.50%) HBase
Development Applications
1 89 (26.73%) Git (software)
2 77 (23.12%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 16 (4.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (3.90%) Karma Test Runner
5 13 (3.90%) Maven
5 13 (3.90%) Travis CI
6 12 (3.60%) JIRA
6 12 (3.60%) PHPUnit
6 12 (3.60%) Selenium
7 11 (3.30%) Gradle
8 10 (3.00%) JUnit
8 10 (3.00%) Protractor
9 9 (2.70%) Bitbucket
10 8 (2.40%) GoCD
11 7 (2.10%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.80%) Calabash
12 6 (1.80%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.80%) Sinon.JS
12 6 (1.80%) webpack
General
1 22 (6.61%) Finance
2 20 (6.01%) Retail
3 18 (5.41%) Marketing
4 14 (4.20%) Banking
5 7 (2.10%) Advertising
6 5 (1.50%) Games
7 4 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.90%) Digital Economy
8 3 (0.90%) Law
8 3 (0.90%) Legal
9 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (33.33%) Developer
2 72 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 50 (15.02%) AWS Engineer
4 43 (12.91%) AWS DevOps
5 38 (11.41%) Senior Developer
6 28 (8.41%) Architect
7 27 (8.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 24 (7.21%) Java Developer
8 24 (7.21%) Software Engineer
9 23 (6.91%) Cloud Engineer
10 19 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (5.11%) PHP Developer
12 16 (4.80%) AWS Architect
13 15 (4.50%) Angular Developer
14 14 (4.20%) Data Engineer
14 14 (4.20%) Web Developer
15 13 (3.90%) AWS Developer
15 13 (3.90%) Consultant
15 13 (3.90%) Lead Developer
15 13 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (41.44%) Node.js
2 78 (23.42%) Web Services
3 76 (22.82%) HTML
4 75 (22.52%) CSS
5 64 (19.22%) AngularJS
6 57 (17.12%) REST
7 55 (16.52%) React
8 43 (12.91%) HTML5
9 30 (9.01%) .NET
9 30 (9.01%) Kafka
9 30 (9.01%) RESTful
10 28 (8.41%) JSON
10 28 (8.41%) Sass
10 28 (8.41%) Spring
11 27 (8.11%) CSS3
12 26 (7.81%) XML
13 23 (6.91%) Spring Boot
14 19 (5.71%) Symfony
15 17 (5.11%) Laravel
16 16 (4.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.71%) User Experience
2 16 (4.80%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.20%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.90%) Social Media
5 12 (3.60%) Algorithms
5 12 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.60%) W3C
6 11 (3.30%) BBC
6 11 (3.30%) Fintech
6 11 (3.30%) STB
7 7 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.10%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.80%) Digital TV
8 6 (1.80%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.50%) Clustering
9 5 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.50%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.20%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.20%) Digital Signage
11 3 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 105 (31.53%) Linux
2 25 (7.51%) CentOS
3 14 (4.20%) Unix
4 13 (3.90%) Windows
5 12 (3.60%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.40%) Android
8 7 (2.10%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.90%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.60%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (45.05%) DevOps
3 98 (29.43%) Microservices
4 89 (26.73%) TDD
5 64 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (18.02%) Software Engineering
7 53 (15.92%) Configuration Management
8 41 (12.31%) Continuous Deployment
9 35 (10.51%) Continuous Delivery
9 35 (10.51%) Test Automation
10 32 (9.61%) E-Commerce
11 30 (9.01%) BDD
12 29 (8.71%) OO
13 23 (6.91%) MVC
14 22 (6.61%) OOD
15 21 (6.31%) Kanban
15 21 (6.31%) Mentoring
15 21 (6.31%) Scrum
16 20 (6.01%) Open Source
16 20 (6.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 105 (31.53%) Python
2 97 (29.13%) JavaScript
3 93 (27.93%) Java
4 52 (15.62%) PHP
5 50 (15.02%) SQL
6 40 (12.01%) Ruby
7 34 (10.21%) Bash Shell
8 30 (9.01%) Go
9 29 (8.71%) C#
10 25 (7.51%) Scala
11 22 (6.61%) TypeScript
12 17 (5.11%) ES6
13 12 (3.60%) Clojure
14 11 (3.30%) Perl
15 9 (2.70%) PowerShell
16 7 (2.10%) Apple Swift
16 7 (2.10%) R
17 6 (1.80%) Shell Script
18 5 (1.50%) GraphQL
19 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (8.11%) Degree
2 15 (4.50%) SC Cleared
2 15 (4.50%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (3.60%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.90%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.60%) AAT
6 2 (0.60%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (0.60%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.50%) QA
2 12 (3.60%) WAI
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 117 (35.14%) Docker
2 5 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.20%) Varnish
4 3 (0.90%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.90%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.60%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.60%) HDFS
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.30%) LXC
Systems Management
1 87 (26.13%) Ansible
2 81 (24.32%) Terraform
3 63 (18.92%) Puppet
4 51 (15.32%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (12.01%) Kubernetes
6 16 (4.80%) Consul
7 14 (4.20%) Nagios
8 7 (2.10%) Marathon
8 7 (2.10%) Mesos
8 7 (2.10%) Packer
9 5 (1.50%) Kibana
9 5 (1.50%) logstash
10 3 (0.90%) Salt
11 2 (0.60%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.60%) OSSEC
11 2 (0.60%) SCCM
12 1 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
12 1 (0.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 29 (8.71%) Red Hat
2 11 (3.30%) Arqiva
2 11 (3.30%) BT
2 11 (3.30%) VMware
3 10 (3.00%) Oracle
4 9 (2.70%) Google
5 8 (2.40%) Microsoft
5 8 (2.40%) NetApp
5 8 (2.40%) PagerDuty
6 6 (1.80%) New Relic
6 6 (1.80%) Splunk
7 5 (1.50%) Databricks
7 5 (1.50%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.50%) Zend
8 4 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.90%) Facebook
9 3 (0.90%) LexisNexis
10 2 (0.60%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.60%) Cisco
10 2 (0.60%) Xero