Period
to 28 March 2020

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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 748 906 1056
Rank change year-on-year +158 +150 +107
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 228 172 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.13% 0.072%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.60% 0.45% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 223 166 125
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £90,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% +7.14%

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 37,890 37,999 37,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 34.60% 27.63% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 31,011 30,588 31,039
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 28 March 2020.

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 28 March 2020. 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
London +157 126 £67,500 +22.73% 19
South East +64 51 £65,000 -18.75% 10
South West +50 26 £53,750 -10.42% 1
North of England +79 14 £55,000 -8.33% 3
North West +45 12 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Midlands +42 7 £77,500 +29.17% 1
West Midlands +37 6 £66,250 +10.42% 1
East Midlands +23 1 £92,500 -
North East - 1 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 - 1
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Azure
1 228 (100.00%) Serverless
2 130 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (54.82%) DevOps
4 118 (51.75%) Microsoft
5 111 (48.68%) .NET
6 110 (48.25%) C#
7 109 (47.81%) SQL
8 94 (41.23%) Continuous Integration
9 76 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 73 (32.02%) AWS
11 71 (31.14%) PaaS
12 65 (28.51%) HTML
13 60 (26.32%) Azure SQL Database
14 56 (24.56%) CSS
15 54 (23.68%) SQL Server
16 51 (22.37%) AngularJS
17 48 (21.05%) OO
18 47 (20.61%) Git (software)
18 47 (20.61%) .NET Core
19 45 (19.74%) Analytics
20 40 (17.54%) SaaS
21 39 (17.11%) PowerShell
21 39 (17.11%) React
22 37 (16.23%) TDD
22 37 (16.23%) HTML5
23 36 (15.79%) Finance
23 36 (15.79%) Cosmos DB
24 35 (15.35%) Azure Data Factory
24 35 (15.35%) AWS Lambda

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 19 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 19 (8.33%) IIS
2 12 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.07%) Headless CMS
4 6 (2.63%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.19%) Confluence
6 3 (1.32%) Anypoint
6 3 (1.32%) Apache
6 3 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (5.70%) Chatbot
2 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 23 (10.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 228 (100.00%) Azure
1 228 (100.00%) Serverless
2 73 (32.02%) AWS
3 71 (31.14%) PaaS
4 40 (17.54%) SaaS
5 35 (15.35%) AWS Lambda
5 35 (15.35%) Azure Data Factory
5 35 (15.35%) GCP
6 34 (14.91%) Azure Active Directory
7 27 (11.84%) Power Platform
8 24 (10.53%) Firebase
9 23 (10.09%) IaaS
10 17 (7.46%) Dynamics 365
11 13 (5.70%) Azure Machine Learning
12 10 (4.39%) Data Lake Analytics
12 10 (4.39%) PowerApps
13 9 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (3.95%) GitHub
14 8 (3.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (3.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.28%) Firewall
2 9 (3.95%) Network Security
3 3 (1.32%) Extranet
4 2 (0.88%) DNS
4 2 (0.88%) Internet
4 2 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (26.32%) Azure SQL Database
2 54 (23.68%) SQL Server
3 36 (15.79%) Cosmos DB
4 25 (10.96%) Data Lake
5 17 (7.46%) Power BI
6 16 (7.02%) NoSQL
7 14 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (4.82%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 11 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.51%) Big Data
9 8 (3.51%) MongoDB
9 8 (3.51%) Redis
10 7 (3.07%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.19%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (2.19%) MySQL
11 5 (2.19%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (1.75%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 47 (20.61%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.21%) Visual Studio Team System
3 18 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (6.58%) Jenkins
5 14 (6.14%) TeamCity
6 11 (4.82%) JIRA
6 11 (4.82%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (2.63%) webpack
9 5 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.19%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.75%) Postman
10 4 (1.75%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.88%) Android Studio
11 2 (0.88%) Babel
11 2 (0.88%) ESLint
11 2 (0.88%) git-flow
11 2 (0.88%) Gradle
11 2 (0.88%) Mockito
11 2 (0.88%) Moq
General
1 36 (15.79%) Finance
2 24 (10.53%) Marketing
3 13 (5.70%) Games
4 7 (3.07%) Local Government
5 5 (2.19%) Retail
6 2 (0.88%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (49.56%) Developer
2 39 (17.11%) Azure Developer
2 39 (17.11%) C# Developer
3 32 (14.04%) .NET Developer
4 28 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (12.28%) Full Stack Developer
5 27 (11.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 24 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
7 19 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 17 (7.46%) Azure Consultant
8 17 (7.46%) BizTalk Consultant
8 17 (7.46%) Consultant
8 17 (7.46%) Principal Consultant
9 16 (7.02%) Architect
10 14 (6.14%) CRM Developer
11 12 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
11 12 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (4.82%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (48.68%) .NET
2 65 (28.51%) HTML
3 56 (24.56%) CSS
4 51 (22.37%) AngularJS
5 47 (20.61%) .NET Core
6 39 (17.11%) React
7 37 (16.23%) HTML5
8 34 (14.91%) Node.js
9 27 (11.84%) XML
10 24 (10.53%) AWS Amplify
10 24 (10.53%) CSS3
10 24 (10.53%) Ember.js
10 24 (10.53%) Serverless Framework
11 22 (9.65%) ASP.NET
12 20 (8.77%) .NET Framework
12 20 (8.77%) RESTful
13 17 (7.46%) MSMQ
13 17 (7.46%) WCF
14 14 (6.14%) REST
15 13 (5.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.35%) Mobile App
2 28 (12.28%) Cloud Native
3 18 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (6.58%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (5.26%) Public Cloud
6 11 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (4.39%) Marketing Technology
8 8 (3.51%) User Experience
9 5 (2.19%) Blog
9 5 (2.19%) Social Media
9 5 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.88%) Clustering
11 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.02%) Linux
2 15 (6.58%) Windows
3 10 (4.39%) Android
3 10 (4.39%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.07%) Unix
5 4 (1.75%) Solaris
5 4 (1.75%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (54.82%) DevOps
3 94 (41.23%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (21.05%) OO
5 45 (19.74%) Analytics
6 37 (16.23%) TDD
7 35 (15.35%) Microservices
8 34 (14.91%) CRM
9 30 (13.16%) Open Source
10 28 (12.28%) SOA
11 26 (11.40%) Progressive Web App
12 24 (10.53%) BDD
12 24 (10.53%) SOLID
13 23 (10.09%) Line Management
14 22 (9.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (9.65%) Identity Management
14 22 (9.65%) Machine Learning
14 22 (9.65%) Scrum
15 21 (9.21%) Artificial Intelligence
15 21 (9.21%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 110 (48.25%) C#
2 109 (47.81%) SQL
3 76 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 39 (17.11%) PowerShell
5 16 (7.02%) Python
6 12 (5.26%) Java
7 5 (2.19%) Cypher
7 5 (2.19%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.75%) Ruby
8 4 (1.75%) Scala
9 2 (0.88%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.88%) Kotlin
9 2 (0.88%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.44%) C
10 1 (0.44%) Groovy
10 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (2.19%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.44%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.07%) QA
2 6 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.19%) GDPR
3 5 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) NIST
4 1 (0.44%) NIST 800
System Software
1 27 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.33%) Docker
3 11 (4.82%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (10.96%) Kubernetes
2 23 (10.09%) Terraform
3 20 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (7.89%) Ansible
5 16 (7.02%) Puppet
6 2 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.88%) Nagios
6 2 (0.88%) Packer
6 2 (0.88%) SCCM
6 2 (0.88%) SCOM
7 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 118 (51.75%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.16%) Google
3 16 (7.02%) Databricks
4 8 (3.51%) Oracle
4 8 (3.51%) Splunk
5 7 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.19%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.19%) Tableau
7 4 (1.75%) Netezza
7 4 (1.75%) VMware
8 2 (0.88%) IBM
8 2 (0.88%) McAfee
8 2 (0.88%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.88%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.44%) Dell
9 1 (0.44%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.44%) Incapsula
9 1 (0.44%) Xamarin