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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

AWS Lambda
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 165 151 183
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32 -2
Permanent jobs citing AWS Lambda 1,885 883 142
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.40% 2.35% 1.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.91% 4.90% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 614 588 113
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £77,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.23% +24.00% -10.71%
75th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £126,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -

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 WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38,376 18,033 3,877
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 48.77% 48.01% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20,697 14,285 3,361
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -8.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%

AWS Lambda
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing AWS Lambda as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

AWS Lambda trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS Lambda
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing AWS Lambda.

AWS Lambda salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS Lambda
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing AWS Lambda over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

AWS Lambda salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, AWS Lambda job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for AWS Lambda.

1 1,880 (99.73%) AWS
2 1,872 (99.31%) Serverless
3 984 (52.20%) Agile
4 971 (51.51%) Software Engineering
5 801 (42.49%) Docker
6 782 (41.49%) Amazon S3
7 731 (38.78%) React
8 728 (38.62%) DevOps
9 705 (37.40%) JavaScript
10 689 (36.55%) CI/CD
11 677 (35.92%) Python
12 658 (34.91%) Node.js
13 654 (34.69%) Microservices
14 643 (34.11%) DynamoDB
15 617 (32.73%) Terraform
16 611 (32.41%) Java
17 588 (31.19%) Amazon EC2
18 582 (30.88%) Amazon SQS
19 553 (29.34%) Finance
20 551 (29.23%) TDD
21 538 (28.54%) TypeScript
22 514 (27.27%) Kubernetes
23 502 (26.63%) Git (software)
24 451 (23.93%) Full Stack Development
25 428 (22.71%) GCP
26 423 (22.44%) Amazon RDS
27 413 (21.91%) AWS CloudFormation
28 409 (21.70%) MySQL
29 403 (21.38%) SQL
30 401 (21.27%) Azure

AWS Lambda
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 90 (4.77%) Cloud Foundry
2 78 (4.14%) Apache Airflow
3 73 (3.87%) Apache
4 63 (3.34%) Confluence
5 58 (3.08%) Apache Spark
6 42 (2.23%) CMS
7 25 (1.33%) Drupal
8 24 (1.27%) Tomcat
9 20 (1.06%) nginx
10 13 (0.69%) Apache Solr
11 11 (0.58%) IIS
12 9 (0.48%) SharePoint
13 8 (0.42%) DNN
13 8 (0.42%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.32%) WordPress
15 4 (0.21%) Ethereum
16 3 (0.16%) Headless CMS
17 2 (0.11%) Jupyter
17 2 (0.11%) Luigi
17 2 (0.11%) Totara
Applications
1 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.053%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.053%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 15 (0.80%) Shopify
2 4 (0.21%) Acoustic Campaign
2 4 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.053%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,880 (99.73%) AWS
2 1,872 (99.31%) Serverless
3 782 (41.49%) Amazon S3
4 588 (31.19%) Amazon EC2
5 582 (30.88%) Amazon SQS
6 428 (22.71%) GCP
7 413 (21.91%) AWS CloudFormation
8 401 (21.27%) Azure
9 312 (16.55%) Amazon ECS
10 286 (15.17%) SaaS
11 271 (14.38%) GitHub
12 254 (13.47%) AWS Fargate
13 187 (9.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 187 (9.92%) Amazon Kinesis
14 170 (9.02%) CloudFront
15 138 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
16 115 (6.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 110 (5.84%) PaaS
18 108 (5.73%) IaaS
19 107 (5.68%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.97%) DNS
2 37 (1.96%) Firewall
3 23 (1.22%) Internet
4 22 (1.17%) TCP/IP
5 20 (1.06%) HTTP
6 15 (0.80%) DHCP
6 15 (0.80%) HTTPS
7 13 (0.69%) Network Security
8 10 (0.53%) AMQP
9 8 (0.42%) BIG-IP
9 8 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (0.42%) FTP
9 8 (0.42%) IPsec
9 8 (0.42%) iSCSI
9 8 (0.42%) SAN
9 8 (0.42%) Skype
9 8 (0.42%) SMTP
9 8 (0.42%) SSL
9 8 (0.42%) VSAN
9 8 (0.42%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 643 (34.11%) DynamoDB
2 423 (22.44%) Amazon RDS
3 409 (21.70%) MySQL
4 371 (19.68%) PostgreSQL
5 184 (9.76%) NoSQL
6 178 (9.44%) Redis
7 169 (8.97%) Elasticsearch
8 159 (8.44%) Relational Database
9 155 (8.22%) MongoDB
10 137 (7.27%) Amazon Redshift
11 118 (6.26%) Amazon Athena
12 117 (6.21%) Big Data
13 110 (5.84%) Amazon Aurora
14 105 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
15 101 (5.36%) Data Lake
16 60 (3.18%) BigQuery
17 52 (2.76%) RDBMS
17 52 (2.76%) SQL Server
18 41 (2.18%) MariaDB
19 40 (2.12%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 502 (26.63%) Git (software)
2 251 (13.32%) Jenkins
3 150 (7.96%) Maven
4 103 (5.46%) Bitbucket
4 103 (5.46%) Cypress.io
5 102 (5.41%) GitLab
6 86 (4.56%) JIRA
7 81 (4.30%) Gradle
8 70 (3.71%) Mockito
9 54 (2.86%) SonarQube
10 53 (2.81%) Storybook
11 50 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
12 45 (2.39%) CircleCI
13 28 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 22 (1.17%) Mocha
15 17 (0.90%) webpack
16 16 (0.85%) Postman
17 13 (0.69%) JUnit
18 10 (0.53%) IntelliJ
18 10 (0.53%) Mercurial
General
1 553 (29.34%) Finance
2 310 (16.45%) Social Skills
3 142 (7.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 133 (7.06%) Banking
5 99 (5.25%) Legal
6 89 (4.72%) Retail
7 86 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
8 82 (4.35%) Public Sector
9 78 (4.14%) Marketing
10 70 (3.71%) Presentation Skills
11 66 (3.50%) Advertising
11 66 (3.50%) Publishing
12 62 (3.29%) Games
13 38 (2.02%) Influencing Skills
14 31 (1.64%) Law
15 28 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
16 27 (1.43%) Front Office
17 25 (1.33%) Local Government
18 23 (1.22%) Financial Institution
18 23 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 565 (29.97%) Software Engineer
2 539 (28.59%) Developer
3 267 (14.16%) Senior Software Engineer
4 236 (12.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 187 (9.92%) Senior Developer
6 169 (8.97%) AWS Engineer
7 156 (8.28%) Java Developer
8 120 (6.37%) Data Engineer
8 120 (6.37%) Java Engineer
9 105 (5.57%) Full Stack Developer
10 100 (5.31%) AWS Developer
11 99 (5.25%) AWS Software Engineer
12 96 (5.09%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 93 (4.93%) Backend Developer
14 90 (4.77%) Architect
15 86 (4.56%) Cloud Engineer
16 84 (4.46%) Site Engineer
17 80 (4.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 63 (3.34%) Java Software Engineer
18 63 (3.34%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 731 (38.78%) React
2 658 (34.91%) Node.js
3 295 (15.65%) GraphQL
4 279 (14.80%) CSS
5 276 (14.64%) AngularJS
6 264 (14.01%) Spring
7 256 (13.58%) Kafka
8 252 (13.37%) REST
9 210 (11.14%) .NET
10 188 (9.97%) HTML
11 175 (9.28%) Spring Boot
12 156 (8.28%) Jest
13 132 (7.00%) Vue.js
14 131 (6.95%) Laravel
15 128 (6.79%) RESTful
16 124 (6.58%) Ruby on Rails
17 122 (6.47%) React Native
18 115 (6.10%) .NET Core
19 112 (5.94%) Next.js
20 110 (5.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 170 (9.02%) User Experience
2 167 (8.86%) Cloud Native
3 130 (6.90%) Legacy Systems
4 110 (5.84%) Blog
5 83 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
6 73 (3.87%) Social Network
7 72 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
8 70 (3.71%) Hedge funds
9 57 (3.02%) Mobile App
10 53 (2.81%) Algorithms
10 53 (2.81%) Public Cloud
11 51 (2.71%) Virtual Team
12 43 (2.28%) Data Structures
12 43 (2.28%) Hackathon
13 35 (1.86%) Management Information System
14 32 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (1.59%) NHS
16 28 (1.49%) Low-Code
17 27 (1.43%) Blockchain
17 27 (1.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 243 (12.89%) Linux
2 98 (5.20%) Windows
3 84 (4.46%) Unix
4 58 (3.08%) Android
5 55 (2.92%) Ubuntu
6 47 (2.49%) Apple iOS
7 20 (1.06%) Mac OS
8 18 (0.95%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
9 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
10 7 (0.37%) Windows Vista
11 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.27%) Solaris
13 4 (0.21%) OpenWrt
14 2 (0.11%) HPUX
15 1 (0.053%) CentOS
15 1 (0.053%) DC/OS
15 1 (0.053%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 984 (52.20%) Agile
2 971 (51.51%) Software Engineering
3 728 (38.62%) DevOps
4 689 (36.55%) CI/CD
5 654 (34.69%) Microservices
6 551 (29.23%) TDD
7 451 (23.93%) Full Stack Development
8 345 (18.30%) Coaching
9 344 (18.25%) Infrastructure as Code
10 271 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
11 263 (13.95%) Event-Driven
12 259 (13.74%) Mentoring
13 249 (13.21%) Scrum
14 247 (13.10%) BDD
14 247 (13.10%) OO
15 234 (12.41%) Machine Learning
16 227 (12.04%) Kanban
17 206 (10.93%) Analytics
18 186 (9.87%) Functional Programming
19 183 (9.71%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 705 (37.40%) JavaScript
2 677 (35.92%) Python
3 611 (32.41%) Java
4 538 (28.54%) TypeScript
5 403 (21.38%) SQL
6 327 (17.35%) Go
7 226 (11.99%) C#
8 213 (11.30%) PHP
9 147 (7.80%) Ruby
10 111 (5.89%) Scala
11 105 (5.57%) ES6
12 79 (4.19%) Bash
13 78 (4.14%) Kotlin
14 56 (2.97%) PowerShell
15 53 (2.81%) C
15 53 (2.81%) Rust
16 36 (1.91%) Clojure
17 25 (1.33%) Lisp
18 19 (1.01%) Shell Script
19 14 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 108 (5.73%) Degree
2 52 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 46 (2.44%) AWS Certification
4 39 (2.07%) Numerate Degree
5 28 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 12 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (0.37%) MCP
9 6 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (0.27%) CCNA
10 5 (0.27%) CCNP
10 5 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.21%) HND
12 2 (0.11%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.053%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (6.95%) QA
2 39 (2.07%) Data Quality
3 31 (1.64%) SLA
4 21 (1.11%) Accessibility
5 17 (0.90%) GDPR
6 13 (0.69%) GxP
7 10 (0.53%) HIPAA
8 9 (0.48%) HL7
9 6 (0.32%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.11%) CDISC
11 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.053%) NCSC
11 1 (0.053%) NIST
11 1 (0.053%) PSD2
System Software
1 801 (42.49%) Docker
2 30 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.42%) Varnish
4 8 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.42%) vSphere
5 5 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.11%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.053%) Firmware
7 1 (0.053%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 617 (32.73%) Terraform
2 514 (27.27%) Kubernetes
3 133 (7.06%) Grafana
4 65 (3.45%) Ansible
5 32 (1.70%) Puppet
6 20 (1.06%) Prometheus
7 16 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
8 14 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (0.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 13 (0.69%) Bugsnag
10 11 (0.58%) Kibana
11 8 (0.42%) PowerCLI
11 8 (0.42%) Rancher
11 8 (0.42%) vCenter Server
12 6 (0.32%) Consul
12 6 (0.32%) Packer
13 5 (0.27%) Oracle ZFS
14 4 (0.21%) Nagios
14 4 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 188 (9.97%) Google
2 78 (4.14%) New Relic
3 45 (2.39%) Microsoft
4 37 (1.96%) Confluent
4 37 (1.96%) Oracle
5 32 (1.70%) Zend
6 28 (1.49%) IBM
7 27 (1.43%) Zopa
8 25 (1.33%) Adobe
8 25 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (1.22%) Revolut
10 22 (1.17%) Dell
11 21 (1.11%) Atlassian
12 20 (1.06%) Datto
13 19 (1.01%) FNZ
14 17 (0.90%) VMware
15 16 (0.85%) Bloomberg
15 16 (0.85%) Elastic Path
15 16 (0.85%) Splunk
15 16 (0.85%) TrueLayer