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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure Functions skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Functions over the 6 months to 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 651 484 692
Rank change year-on-year -167 +208 +214
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 539 406 204
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.51% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.89% 1.20% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 193 335 182
10th Percentile £42,000 £43,750 £47,625
25th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - -7.14% +12.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £98,350 £88,750 £95,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +14.29%

Azure Functions is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 60,596 33,915 31,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.87% 42.59% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33,885 27,136 26,094
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.56% +1.74% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Azure Functions
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Azure Functions as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Functions in England

Azure Functions
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Functions in England.

Salary trend for Azure Functions in England

Azure Functions
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Functions in England over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Functions in England

Azure Functions
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Functions within the England region over the 6 months to 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -256 241 £75,000 +4.17% 25
South East -61 111 £60,000 +9.09% 8
North of England -51 67 £80,000 +23.08% 11
North West -40 53 £80,000 +25.49% 7
East of England -53 42 £60,000 +13.21% 2
South West +1 37 £90,000 +60.00% 5
Midlands -69 25 £42,500 -26.09% 7
West Midlands -50 19 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Yorkshire -47 14 £41,250 -38.89%
East Midlands -33 6 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, IT jobs citing Azure Functions 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 across the England region with a requirement for Azure Functions.

1 539 (100.00%) Azure
1 539 (100.00%) Serverless
2 359 (66.60%) Agile
3 328 (60.85%) DevOps
4 276 (51.21%) .NET
5 214 (39.70%) Microsoft
6 194 (35.99%) Microservices
7 187 (34.69%) C#
8 186 (34.51%) SQL
8 186 (34.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 183 (33.95%) CI/CD
10 180 (33.40%) Terraform
11 173 (32.10%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 169 (31.35%) AWS
13 166 (30.80%) Azure Service Bus
14 163 (30.24%) Java
15 157 (29.13%) Docker
16 154 (28.57%) Kubernetes
17 151 (28.01%) Analytics
17 151 (28.01%) NoSQL
18 142 (26.35%) Azure Logic Apps
19 141 (26.16%) AWS Lambda
20 128 (23.75%) Machine Learning
21 127 (23.56%) .NET Core
21 127 (23.56%) Finance
22 125 (23.19%) JavaScript
22 125 (23.19%) Event-Driven
23 124 (23.01%) Python
24 122 (22.63%) Kafka
24 122 (22.63%) Event-Driven Architecture

Azure Functions
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 56 (10.39%) BizTalk Server
2 39 (7.24%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (2.60%) Apache
3 14 (2.60%) Apache Airflow
4 11 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.86%) Apache Solr
5 10 (1.86%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.48%) IIS
7 2 (0.37%) Headless CMS
7 2 (0.37%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.19%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.19%) Kentico
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 15 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 539 (100.00%) Azure
1 539 (100.00%) Serverless
2 173 (32.10%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 169 (31.35%) AWS
4 166 (30.80%) Azure Service Bus
5 142 (26.35%) Azure Logic Apps
6 141 (26.16%) AWS Lambda
7 112 (20.78%) GCP
8 105 (19.48%) Azure Data Factory
9 101 (18.74%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 93 (17.25%) GitHub
11 90 (16.70%) Azure Event Grid
11 90 (16.70%) Azure Monitor
12 84 (15.58%) GitHub Actions
13 57 (10.58%) Azure Storage
14 51 (9.46%) Power Platform
15 36 (6.68%) Azure Pipelines
16 27 (5.01%) Azure Machine Learning
16 27 (5.01%) PaaS
17 23 (4.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (9.65%) Cisco IPT
2 25 (4.64%) HTTP
3 21 (3.90%) Firewall
4 16 (2.97%) VPN
5 12 (2.23%) Internet
6 2 (0.37%) DNS
6 2 (0.37%) WAN
7 1 (0.19%) IPv4
7 1 (0.19%) SD-WAN
7 1 (0.19%) SSL
7 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (28.01%) NoSQL
2 120 (22.26%) Data Lake
3 99 (18.37%) SQL Server
4 84 (15.58%) Big Data
5 43 (7.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 43 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (5.01%) MySQL
8 22 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 22 (4.08%) Power BI
9 21 (3.90%) Oracle Database
10 19 (3.53%) MongoDB
11 17 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (2.97%) Star Schema
13 13 (2.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 13 (2.41%) Neo4j
14 11 (2.04%) Amazon Aurora
15 10 (1.86%) Relational Database
15 10 (1.86%) Semantic Layer
16 4 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 108 (20.04%) Git (software)
2 82 (15.21%) Gradle
2 82 (15.21%) Maven
2 82 (15.21%) Mockito
3 79 (14.66%) Jenkins
4 59 (10.95%) Sonatype Nexus
5 17 (3.15%) GitLab
6 15 (2.78%) JIRA
7 10 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (1.67%) Visual Studio
9 8 (1.48%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.11%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.93%) Moq
12 4 (0.74%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.56%) NUnit
14 2 (0.37%) JMeter
14 2 (0.37%) Postman
14 2 (0.37%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 127 (23.56%) Finance
2 104 (19.29%) Social Skills
3 86 (15.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 84 (15.58%) Banking
5 32 (5.94%) Games
6 25 (4.64%) Retail
7 20 (3.71%) Wearables
8 17 (3.15%) Marketing
9 10 (1.86%) Music Industry
9 10 (1.86%) Publishing
10 6 (1.11%) Social Housing
10 6 (1.11%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.93%) Documentation Skills
12 4 (0.74%) Advertising
13 3 (0.56%) Public Sector
14 2 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (0.37%) Automotive
14 2 (0.37%) Law
14 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 205 (38.03%) Developer
2 96 (17.81%) Data Engineer
3 95 (17.63%) Azure Engineer
4 84 (15.58%) Cloud Engineer
5 72 (13.36%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 72 (13.36%) Senior Data Engineer
6 71 (13.17%) Security Engineer
6 71 (13.17%) Senior Security Engineer
7 61 (11.32%) .NET Developer
8 58 (10.76%) Java Developer
9 55 (10.20%) Senior Developer
10 45 (8.35%) Architect
11 43 (7.98%) C# Developer
12 41 (7.61%) C# .NET Developer
13 37 (6.86%) Azure Architect
14 36 (6.68%) Software Engineer
15 34 (6.31%) Full Stack Developer
16 33 (6.12%) Azure Developer
17 29 (5.38%) Technical Leader
18 27 (5.01%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (51.21%) .NET
2 127 (23.56%) .NET Core
3 122 (22.63%) Kafka
4 115 (21.34%) React
5 114 (21.15%) RESTful
6 88 (16.33%) RabbitMQ
7 85 (15.77%) Spring Boot
8 84 (15.58%) Spring
9 80 (14.84%) ASP.NET
10 70 (12.99%) OAuth
11 68 (12.62%) OAuth2
12 65 (12.06%) SAML
13 62 (11.50%) Node.js
14 55 (10.20%) HTML
15 54 (10.02%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
17 44 (8.16%) CSS
18 42 (7.79%) ARM Templates
19 40 (7.42%) React Native
20 33 (6.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 82 (15.21%) Social Network
2 36 (6.68%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (6.68%) Mobile App
3 32 (5.94%) IoT
4 30 (5.57%) User Experience
5 21 (3.90%) Renewable Energy
6 20 (3.71%) Robotics
7 13 (2.41%) Cloud Native
8 12 (2.23%) Social Media
9 7 (1.30%) Legacy Systems
9 7 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
10 5 (0.93%) NHS
10 5 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.74%) CSOC
11 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.74%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.56%) Marketing Technology
13 2 (0.37%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.37%) Housing Association
14 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (7.79%) Linux
2 33 (6.12%) Windows
3 12 (2.23%) Android
3 12 (2.23%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (66.60%) Agile
2 328 (60.85%) DevOps
3 194 (35.99%) Microservices
4 186 (34.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 183 (33.95%) CI/CD
6 151 (28.01%) Analytics
7 128 (23.75%) Machine Learning
8 125 (23.19%) Event-Driven
9 122 (22.63%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 120 (22.26%) TDD
11 113 (20.96%) Continuous Integration
12 108 (20.04%) Test Automation
13 106 (19.67%) Software Engineering
14 101 (18.74%) OO
15 99 (18.37%) Full Stack Development
16 94 (17.44%) ETL
17 91 (16.88%) Risk Management
18 89 (16.51%) OOP
19 87 (16.14%) Asset Management
20 83 (15.40%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 187 (34.69%) C#
2 186 (34.51%) SQL
3 163 (30.24%) Java
4 125 (23.19%) JavaScript
5 124 (23.01%) Python
6 93 (17.25%) PowerShell
7 79 (14.66%) Bash
8 73 (13.54%) Scala
9 67 (12.43%) Go
10 64 (11.87%) TypeScript
11 61 (11.32%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.11%) C++
13 5 (0.93%) Dart
14 1 (0.19%) Bicep
14 1 (0.19%) C
14 1 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (12.43%) Degree
2 52 (9.65%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 52 (9.65%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (9.65%) CISSP
3 43 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (3.71%) TOGAF Certification
5 11 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.93%) GCIA
6 5 (0.93%) SANS
7 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.19%) OCP
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (17.07%) QA
2 10 (1.86%) GxP
3 8 (1.48%) GDPR
4 5 (0.93%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.37%) SOC 2
6 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 157 (29.13%) Docker
2 18 (3.34%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.86%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 180 (33.40%) Terraform
2 154 (28.57%) Kubernetes
3 25 (4.64%) Ansible
4 11 (2.04%) Grafana
4 11 (2.04%) Prometheus
5 5 (0.93%) Opsgenie
5 5 (0.93%) Packer
6 1 (0.19%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 214 (39.70%) Microsoft
2 99 (18.37%) Databricks
3 30 (5.57%) Salesforce.com
4 25 (4.64%) MuleSoft
4 25 (4.64%) VMware
5 22 (4.08%) Oracle
6 19 (3.53%) Google
7 11 (2.04%) New Relic
8 7 (1.30%) SAP
9 6 (1.11%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.93%) Dynatrace
10 5 (0.93%) Splunk
11 3 (0.56%) AlienVault
11 3 (0.56%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.56%) Sun
11 3 (0.56%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.37%) Kofax
12 2 (0.37%) Okta
12 2 (0.37%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.37%) Sitecore