Period
to 31 July 2021

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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 558 629 863
Rank change year-on-year +71 +234 +229
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 433 143 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.99% 0.62% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 336 123 159
10th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £37,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00% -11.11%
75th Percentile £77,500 £86,875 £80,000
90th Percentile £85,625 £92,750 £86,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00% -11.11%

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 43,680 23,012 40,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.43% 36.76% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31,456 19,206 33,635
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £30,358
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 31 July 2021.

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 31 July 2021. 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 +17 263 £71,500 -9.21% 39
South East -54 71 £60,000 -25.00% 17
North of England -41 29 £67,500 +35.00% 4
Midlands -55 29 £55,000 -10.20% 11
West Midlands -51 22 £60,000 -22.58% 7
North West -17 18 £65,000 +30.00% 3
East of England - 18 £48,000 - 5
Yorkshire -59 11 £67,500 -10.00% 1
South West -76 11 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands -48 7 £45,000 +16.13% 4
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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.

1 433 (100.00%) Azure
1 433 (100.00%) Serverless
2 268 (61.89%) C#
3 264 (60.97%) .NET
4 241 (55.66%) DevOps
5 234 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
6 226 (52.19%) SQL
7 172 (39.72%) JavaScript
8 152 (35.10%) Microsoft
8 152 (35.10%) .NET Core
9 146 (33.72%) SQL Server
10 135 (31.18%) React
11 128 (29.56%) AWS
12 126 (29.10%) Azure Service Bus
13 121 (27.94%) Microservices
14 109 (25.17%) TDD
15 103 (23.79%) Social Skills
16 102 (23.56%) OO
17 101 (23.33%) CSS
18 99 (22.86%) Git (software)
19 98 (22.63%) SOLID
19 98 (22.63%) Full Stack Development
20 92 (21.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
21 86 (19.86%) Web Services
22 85 (19.63%) Power Platform
23 83 (19.17%) Azure Logic Apps
24 81 (18.71%) Software Engineering
25 80 (18.48%) HTML
26 79 (18.24%) BDD
27 78 (18.01%) PaaS

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 45 (10.39%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.31%) Apache Spark
3 13 (3.00%) Apache
4 12 (2.77%) CMS
5 11 (2.54%) IBM Domino
6 6 (1.39%) Apache Synapse
6 6 (1.39%) Confluence
7 5 (1.15%) Headless CMS
8 4 (0.92%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.46%) IIS
11 1 (0.23%) Drupal
11 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.23%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 15 (3.46%) Chatbot
2 6 (1.39%) Revit
3 5 (1.15%) Adobe XD
3 5 (1.15%) AutoCAD
3 5 (1.15%) Figma
3 5 (1.15%) Sketch
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 56 (12.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 433 (100.00%) Azure
1 433 (100.00%) Serverless
2 128 (29.56%) AWS
3 126 (29.10%) Azure Service Bus
4 92 (21.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 85 (19.63%) Power Platform
6 83 (19.17%) Azure Logic Apps
7 78 (18.01%) PaaS
8 71 (16.40%) AWS Lambda
9 69 (15.94%) Azure Event Grid
10 62 (14.32%) Azure Data Factory
11 61 (14.09%) Dynamics 365
12 60 (13.86%) Azure Service Fabric
13 54 (12.47%) SaaS
14 51 (11.78%) Azure Storage
14 51 (11.78%) PowerApps
15 50 (11.55%) GCP
16 49 (11.32%) Azure App Service
17 44 (10.16%) Power Automate
18 36 (8.31%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.15%) Firewall
1 5 (1.15%) Network Security
2 3 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.46%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (0.46%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) DNS
4 1 (0.23%) IPv4
4 1 (0.23%) SSL
4 1 (0.23%) VLAN
4 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (33.72%) SQL Server
2 75 (17.32%) NoSQL
3 70 (16.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 67 (15.47%) Power BI
5 36 (8.31%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (8.08%) Relational Database
7 28 (6.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (5.54%) Big Data
9 23 (5.31%) Redis
10 22 (5.08%) Data Lake
11 21 (4.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 20 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (3.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 15 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (2.31%) MongoDB
15 10 (2.31%) RDBMS
16 9 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
17 8 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
17 8 (1.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 99 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 29 (6.70%) Visual Studio
3 24 (5.54%) Visual Studio Team System
4 20 (4.62%) Moq
4 20 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (2.77%) TeamCity
6 11 (2.54%) JIRA
6 11 (2.54%) JMeter
6 11 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (2.31%) Gradle
7 10 (2.31%) Maven
7 10 (2.31%) Mockito
8 9 (2.08%) NUnit
8 9 (2.08%) Postman
9 8 (1.85%) Bitbucket
9 8 (1.85%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.62%) MSTest
11 6 (1.39%) Fiddler
11 6 (1.39%) Selenium
12 5 (1.15%) Balsamiq
General
1 103 (23.79%) Social Skills
2 48 (11.09%) Finance
2 48 (11.09%) Retail
3 39 (9.01%) Public Sector
4 30 (6.93%) Banking
5 27 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (6.24%) Manufacturing
6 24 (5.54%) Organisational Skills
7 23 (5.31%) Automotive
8 21 (4.85%) Marketing
9 13 (3.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 10 (2.31%) Wearables
11 7 (1.62%) Online Betting
12 6 (1.39%) Czech Language
12 6 (1.39%) Presentation Skills
13 4 (0.92%) Electronics
13 4 (0.92%) Legal
14 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.46%) Publishing
16 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 282 (65.13%) Developer
2 100 (23.09%) C# Developer
3 98 (22.63%) Senior Developer
4 89 (20.55%) .NET Developer
5 60 (13.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 59 (13.63%) Full Stack Developer
7 53 (12.24%) Azure Developer
7 53 (12.24%) Senior C# Developer
8 47 (10.85%) Azure Engineer
9 40 (9.24%) Data Engineer
10 36 (8.31%) JavaScript Developer
11 30 (6.93%) Backend Developer
12 27 (6.24%) Software Engineer
13 26 (6.00%) Web Developer
14 25 (5.77%) Senior Web Developer
15 24 (5.54%) Senior .NET Developer
16 22 (5.08%) React Developer
17 20 (4.62%) Lead Developer
17 20 (4.62%) Senior DevOps
18 19 (4.39%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (60.97%) .NET
2 152 (35.10%) .NET Core
3 135 (31.18%) React
4 101 (23.33%) CSS
5 86 (19.86%) Web Services
6 80 (18.48%) HTML
7 69 (15.94%) .NET Framework
8 68 (15.70%) AngularJS
8 68 (15.70%) Node.js
9 63 (14.55%) ASP.NET
10 62 (14.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 59 (13.63%) REST
12 47 (10.85%) RESTful
13 46 (10.62%) jQuery
14 40 (9.24%) HTML5
15 37 (8.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 36 (8.31%) OAuth
17 33 (7.62%) OAuth2
18 32 (7.39%) Sass
19 31 (7.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.93%) Cloud Native
2 40 (9.24%) Mobile App
3 30 (6.93%) Legacy Systems
4 23 (5.31%) Public Cloud
5 20 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (4.39%) User Experience
7 15 (3.46%) N-Tier
8 10 (2.31%) Social Network
9 8 (1.85%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.62%) Legacy Applications
10 7 (1.62%) Social Media
11 6 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.15%) Animation
12 5 (1.15%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.69%) Reinsurance
14 3 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.46%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.08%) Windows
2 5 (1.15%) Android
3 4 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.46%) Linux
6 1 (0.23%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.23%) VMS
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (55.66%) DevOps
2 234 (54.04%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (27.94%) Microservices
4 109 (25.17%) TDD
5 102 (23.56%) OO
6 98 (22.63%) Full Stack Development
6 98 (22.63%) SOLID
7 81 (18.71%) Software Engineering
8 79 (18.24%) BDD
9 77 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
10 76 (17.55%) Business Intelligence
11 69 (15.94%) Scrum
12 68 (15.70%) Test Automation
13 67 (15.47%) CRM
14 60 (13.86%) Event-Driven
14 60 (13.86%) MVC
15 57 (13.16%) Migration
16 56 (12.93%) Clean Code
17 55 (12.70%) Machine Learning
18 54 (12.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 268 (61.89%) C#
2 226 (52.19%) SQL
3 172 (39.72%) JavaScript
4 72 (16.63%) PowerShell
5 60 (13.86%) T-SQL
6 54 (12.47%) TypeScript
7 44 (10.16%) Python
8 29 (6.70%) Java
9 16 (3.70%) Go
10 12 (2.77%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.77%) ES6
11 9 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.08%) Scala
12 8 (1.85%) Java 8
13 6 (1.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (0.92%) PHP
15 3 (0.69%) Cypher
16 2 (0.46%) C++
16 2 (0.46%) U-SQL
16 2 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 46 (10.62%) Degree
2 30 (6.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (4.16%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.39%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.69%) CISSP
5 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.23%) MCSD
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.16%) Accessibility
2 29 (6.70%) QA
3 11 (2.54%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.15%) GDPR
4 5 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.92%) SLA
6 2 (0.46%) COBIT
6 2 (0.46%) NIST
7 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (15.70%) Docker
2 20 (4.62%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 76 (17.55%) Kubernetes
2 62 (14.32%) Terraform
3 14 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.77%) Ansible
5 8 (1.85%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 8 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.23%) Argo
6 1 (0.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 152 (35.10%) Microsoft
2 38 (8.78%) Google
3 34 (7.85%) Databricks
4 23 (5.31%) Nintex
5 13 (3.00%) Atlassian
5 13 (3.00%) Oracle
6 9 (2.08%) JD Edwards
7 6 (1.39%) Adobe
7 6 (1.39%) Autodesk
7 6 (1.39%) Cognos
7 6 (1.39%) Dynatrace
7 6 (1.39%) Splunk
8 4 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.92%) SAP
8 4 (0.92%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.92%) Sony
9 2 (0.46%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.46%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.46%) Zoho
10 1 (0.23%) ForgeRock