Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Lambda
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 589 868 1151
Rank change year-on-year +279 +283 +153
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 697 337 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.19% 0.054%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.77% 0.98% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 581 279 95
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £46,000
% 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 39,459 34,250 24,869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.19% 18.92% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31,677 28,197 20,916
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +269 659 £63,500 +5.83% 187
London +207 427 £67,500 +12.50% 133
UK excluding London +192 249 £52,500 - 60
South East +122 110 £47,500 -24.00% 20
North of England +12 45 £51,250 +2.50% 12
Midlands +61 40 £82,500 +26.92% 9
West Midlands +72 36 £82,500 +32.00% 3
South West +22 33 £40,000 -20.00% 5
North West -8 27 £50,000 +8.11% 8
East of England +39 25 £56,250 -6.25% 8
Yorkshire +42 18 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Scotland +21 17 £56,250 -19.64% 5
Wales - 7 £31,100 - 1
East Midlands -2 3 £82,500 +26.92% 6

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 695 (99.71%) Amazon AWS
2 686 (98.42%) Serverless
3 334 (47.92%) Python
4 280 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
5 272 (39.02%) Amazon S3
6 267 (38.31%) DevOps
7 245 (35.15%) Docker
7 245 (35.15%) Java
8 243 (34.86%) Amazon EC2
9 233 (33.43%) Node.js
10 219 (31.42%) JavaScript
11 215 (30.85%) Linux
12 201 (28.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 175 (25.11%) Microservices
14 173 (24.82%) Amazon RDS
15 172 (24.68%) Terraform
16 155 (22.24%) Web Services
17 143 (20.52%) TDD
17 143 (20.52%) Kubernetes
18 140 (20.09%) Ansible
19 136 (19.51%) AWS CloudFormation
19 136 (19.51%) Jenkins
19 136 (19.51%) Git (software)
20 125 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
21 124 (17.79%) SQL
22 119 (17.07%) HTML
23 118 (16.93%) CSS
24 115 (16.50%) Microsoft Azure
25 112 (16.07%) Software Engineering
26 107 (15.35%) Amazon Redshift

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 71 (10.19%) Apache Spark
2 61 (8.75%) Elasticsearch
3 29 (4.16%) Apache
4 26 (3.73%) CMS
5 25 (3.59%) Tomcat
6 24 (3.44%) nginx
7 21 (3.01%) WordPress
8 18 (2.58%) Apache Pig
8 18 (2.58%) eZ Publish
9 11 (1.58%) Confluence
10 10 (1.43%) Apache Solr
11 8 (1.15%) IIS
12 7 (1.00%) Drupal
12 7 (1.00%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.00%) WebLogic
12 7 (1.00%) WildFly
13 4 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.57%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.14%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.57%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 695 (99.71%) Amazon AWS
2 686 (98.42%) Serverless
3 272 (39.02%) Amazon S3
4 243 (34.86%) Amazon EC2
5 136 (19.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 115 (16.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 102 (14.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 96 (13.77%) Amazon SQS
9 89 (12.77%) Amazon Kinesis
10 70 (10.04%) Amazon EMR
11 57 (8.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 57 (8.18%) SaaS
12 50 (7.17%) Google Cloud Platform
13 49 (7.03%) Route 53
14 48 (6.89%) CloudFront
15 40 (5.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 38 (5.45%) AWS CloudTrail
17 35 (5.02%) Amazon ELB
18 31 (4.45%) Azure Active Directory
18 31 (4.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.88%) Network Security
2 28 (4.02%) Firewall
3 23 (3.30%) HTTP
4 20 (2.87%) DNS
5 13 (1.87%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.29%) Internet
6 9 (1.29%) VPN
7 6 (0.86%) SNMP
8 4 (0.57%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.57%) LAN
9 3 (0.43%) BGP
9 3 (0.43%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.43%) IPsec
9 3 (0.43%) IPv4
9 3 (0.43%) IPv6
9 3 (0.43%) OSPF
10 2 (0.29%) DHCP
10 2 (0.29%) WAN
10 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (28.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 173 (24.82%) Amazon RDS
3 107 (15.35%) Amazon Redshift
4 94 (13.49%) MySQL
5 89 (12.77%) Big Data
6 67 (9.61%) NoSQL
7 55 (7.89%) Relational Database
8 48 (6.89%) Apache Hive
8 48 (6.89%) SQL Server
9 46 (6.60%) Redis
10 44 (6.31%) Hadoop
11 41 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
11 41 (5.88%) RDBMS
12 36 (5.16%) MongoDB
13 30 (4.30%) Cosmos DB
14 28 (4.02%) Apache Cassandra
15 26 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (3.16%) Amazon Aurora
17 20 (2.87%) HBase
18 15 (2.15%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 136 (19.51%) Git (software)
1 136 (19.51%) Jenkins
2 31 (4.45%) GitLab
2 31 (4.45%) Maven
3 27 (3.87%) Selenium
4 25 (3.59%) JIRA
4 25 (3.59%) Subversion
5 19 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (2.58%) Bitbucket
7 17 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 15 (2.15%) Mocha
9 11 (1.58%) Jasmine
10 10 (1.43%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.43%) Vagrant
11 9 (1.29%) ERwin
12 8 (1.15%) JUnit
12 8 (1.15%) Sinon.JS
13 6 (0.86%) Mockito
13 6 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 85 (12.20%) Finance
2 42 (6.03%) Retail
3 22 (3.16%) Games
4 19 (2.73%) Law
5 18 (2.58%) Hindi Language
5 18 (2.58%) Punjabi Language
5 18 (2.58%) Urdu Language
6 16 (2.30%) Automotive
7 11 (1.58%) Advertising
8 10 (1.43%) Marketing
9 9 (1.29%) Military
10 8 (1.15%) Banking
11 7 (1.00%) Music Industry
11 7 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.72%) Electronics
13 4 (0.57%) Billing
13 4 (0.57%) Front Office
13 4 (0.57%) Legal
14 3 (0.43%) Publishing
15 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 274 (39.31%) Developer
2 108 (15.49%) Architect
2 108 (15.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 81 (11.62%) AWS Engineer
4 68 (9.76%) Cloud Architect
5 60 (8.61%) Senior Developer
6 54 (7.75%) Software Engineer
7 51 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
8 46 (6.60%) AWS DevOps
9 39 (5.60%) AWS Developer
10 38 (5.45%) AWS Architect
10 38 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
11 37 (5.31%) PHP Developer
12 36 (5.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 35 (5.02%) Lead Architect
13 35 (5.02%) Software Developer
14 33 (4.73%) Data Engineer
14 33 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
15 32 (4.59%) Senior DevOps
16 30 (4.30%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (33.43%) Node.js
2 155 (22.24%) Web Services
3 119 (17.07%) HTML
4 118 (16.93%) CSS
5 92 (13.20%) React
6 86 (12.34%) AngularJS
7 75 (10.76%) .NET
8 69 (9.90%) REST
9 67 (9.61%) RESTful
10 50 (7.17%) Kafka
11 47 (6.74%) JSON
12 42 (6.03%) ASP.NET
13 39 (5.60%) Express
14 38 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (4.45%) Spring
15 31 (4.45%) Spring Boot
16 30 (4.30%) Redux
17 28 (4.02%) jQuery
17 28 (4.02%) MEAN Stack
18 27 (3.87%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.18%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (7.46%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.16%) Cloud Native
4 28 (4.02%) User Experience
5 26 (3.73%) Fintech
6 24 (3.44%) Data Centre
7 23 (3.30%) Public Cloud
8 22 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (2.30%) Algorithms
10 15 (2.15%) Enterprise Cloud
10 15 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.72%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.29%) Private Cloud
13 9 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
14 8 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (1.15%) Smart Meter
15 7 (1.00%) Blog
15 7 (1.00%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.72%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 215 (30.85%) Linux
2 60 (8.61%) Windows
3 15 (2.15%) CentOS
4 12 (1.72%) Unix
5 10 (1.43%) Android
5 10 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.43%) Ubuntu
5 10 (1.43%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.00%) Amazon Linux
7 6 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.72%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.57%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.43%) SmartOS
10 3 (0.43%) Solaris
10 3 (0.43%) VMS
11 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.14%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.14%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (38.31%) DevOps
3 175 (25.11%) Microservices
4 143 (20.52%) TDD
5 125 (17.93%) Continuous Integration
6 112 (16.07%) Software Engineering
7 102 (14.63%) Test Automation
8 100 (14.35%) Configuration Management
9 83 (11.91%) Scrum
10 75 (10.76%) Continuous Delivery
11 71 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
12 60 (8.61%) Analytics
13 57 (8.18%) Continuous Deployment
14 55 (7.89%) Web Development
15 54 (7.75%) BDD
16 53 (7.60%) Unit Testing
17 51 (7.32%) Mentoring
18 48 (6.89%) Open Source
19 47 (6.74%) Project Management
20 42 (6.03%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 334 (47.92%) Python
2 245 (35.15%) Java
3 219 (31.42%) JavaScript
4 124 (17.79%) SQL
5 93 (13.34%) Scala
6 86 (12.34%) PHP
7 79 (11.33%) Bash Shell
8 73 (10.47%) C#
9 66 (9.47%) Ruby
10 54 (7.75%) Go
11 46 (6.60%) PowerShell
12 45 (6.46%) Shell Script
13 44 (6.31%) ES6
14 43 (6.17%) TypeScript
15 31 (4.45%) Java 8
16 23 (3.30%) R
17 22 (3.16%) PL/SQL
18 21 (3.01%) C++
19 20 (2.87%) C
20 16 (2.30%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 47 (6.74%) Degree
2 44 (6.31%) AWS Certification
3 30 (4.30%) MCSA
3 30 (4.30%) MCSE
3 30 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (4.16%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.86%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.72%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.72%) ISEB
8 3 (0.43%) HND
8 3 (0.43%) MBA
8 3 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.29%) CCNP
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.14%) CISSP
10 1 (0.14%) GCIA
10 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.45%) QA
2 26 (3.73%) GDPR
3 18 (2.58%) SLA
4 7 (1.00%) MiFID
5 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 245 (35.15%) Docker
2 42 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 26 (3.73%) HDFS
4 10 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (0.57%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.43%) LXC
9 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 172 (24.68%) Terraform
2 143 (20.52%) Kubernetes
3 140 (20.09%) Ansible
4 99 (14.20%) Puppet
5 68 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (3.73%) Packer
7 25 (3.59%) Oozie
8 21 (3.01%) Prometheus
9 20 (2.87%) Mesos
10 19 (2.73%) Grafana
11 15 (2.15%) Kibana
12 14 (2.01%) logstash
13 11 (1.58%) Docker Swarm
14 9 (1.29%) Nagios
14 9 (1.29%) Rancher
14 9 (1.29%) Salt
15 8 (1.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 8 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
16 7 (1.00%) Ambari
16 7 (1.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 57 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.89%) Google
3 24 (3.44%) Oracle
4 20 (2.87%) Splunk
5 17 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 17 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (2.30%) IBM
7 14 (2.01%) Cloudera
7 14 (2.01%) VMware
8 13 (1.87%) Tableau
9 10 (1.43%) Cognizant
9 10 (1.43%) Talend
10 9 (1.29%) New Relic
10 9 (1.29%) TIBCO
11 8 (1.15%) Solace
12 7 (1.00%) Cisco
12 7 (1.00%) Dynatrace
13 6 (0.86%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 6 (0.86%) SaltStack
13 6 (0.86%) Zend