Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 931 1085 1163
Rank change year-on-year +154 +78 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 155 74 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.046% 0.004%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.23% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 130 62 5
England median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.24% +31.82% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £68,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -17.24% +31.82% -

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 35,207 32,263 22,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 25.06% 19.87% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28,280 27,006 19,140
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,001
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +0.00%

Azure Functions
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Functions in England

Azure Functions
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure Functions in England.

Salary trend for Azure Functions in England

Azure Functions
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Functions in England over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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
South East +76 56 £71,500 -10.63% 10
London +73 48 £55,000 -26.67% 7
South West +26 18 £92,500 - 1
North West +47 13 £60,000 +9.09% 5
North of England +35 13 £60,000 +20.00% 10
Midlands +18 13 £60,000 +14.29% 1
West Midlands +36 9 £60,000 +14.29% 1
East of England +37 5 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 4 - -
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 155 (100.00%) Serverless
2 118 (76.13%) Microsoft
3 108 (69.68%) C#
4 105 (67.74%) SQL
5 88 (56.77%) .NET
6 79 (50.97%) PaaS
7 69 (44.52%) Git (software)
8 66 (42.58%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (42.58%) Azure SQL Database
9 60 (38.71%) Cosmos DB
10 58 (37.42%) Visual Studio Team System
11 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
12 51 (32.90%) PowerShell
13 48 (30.97%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (30.97%) Visual Studio
14 46 (29.68%) Active Directory
15 41 (26.45%) WCF
15 41 (26.45%) IaaS
16 39 (25.16%) TDD
16 39 (25.16%) .NET Framework
17 36 (23.23%) Analytics
18 35 (22.58%) SOLID
19 34 (21.94%) MVC
19 34 (21.94%) Migration
19 34 (21.94%) JavaScript
20 32 (20.65%) Data Warehouse
20 32 (20.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
21 31 (20.00%) Presales
22 30 (19.35%) Line Management

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 27 (17.42%) IIS
2 24 (15.48%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (8.39%) Apache Spark
4 7 (4.52%) Apache
4 7 (4.52%) Apache Solr
4 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.94%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (5.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (7.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 155 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 155 (100.00%) Serverless
2 79 (50.97%) PaaS
3 41 (26.45%) IaaS
4 19 (12.26%) Azure Data Factory
5 16 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (7.74%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (6.45%) SaaS
9 9 (5.81%) Azure Machine Learning
10 7 (4.52%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 7 (4.52%) Data Lake Analytics
10 7 (4.52%) GitHub
10 7 (4.52%) Office 365
11 6 (3.87%) iPaaS
12 3 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.65%) Firebase
13 1 (0.65%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (42.58%) Azure SQL Database
2 60 (38.71%) Cosmos DB
3 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
4 32 (20.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 32 (20.65%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (14.19%) Big Data
6 15 (9.68%) Data Lake
7 14 (9.03%) Hadoop
8 13 (8.39%) Geospatial Data
9 10 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (6.45%) MongoDB
9 10 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (5.81%) Power BI
11 8 (5.16%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.65%) Redis
13 1 (0.65%) Riak
13 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (44.52%) Git (software)
2 58 (37.42%) Visual Studio Team System
3 48 (30.97%) Visual Studio
4 30 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (14.19%) Jenkins
6 16 (10.32%) tSQLt
7 14 (9.03%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (9.03%) TeamCity
8 12 (7.74%) SpecFlow
9 10 (6.45%) NUnit
10 6 (3.87%) Bitbucket
11 5 (3.23%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.94%) JIRA
12 3 (1.94%) NSubstitute
12 3 (1.94%) Serilog
13 2 (1.29%) Axure RP
13 2 (1.29%) Moq
13 2 (1.29%) MSTest
13 2 (1.29%) Selenium
14 1 (0.65%) webpack
General
1 30 (19.35%) Marketing
2 17 (10.97%) Banking
2 17 (10.97%) Retail
3 12 (7.74%) Finance
4 1 (0.65%) Automotive
4 1 (0.65%) Games
4 1 (0.65%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (34.19%) Developer
2 41 (26.45%) Consultant
3 40 (25.81%) Azure Consultant
4 28 (18.06%) .NET Developer
5 24 (15.48%) Architect
5 24 (15.48%) BizTalk Consultant
6 23 (14.84%) Azure Architect
6 23 (14.84%) Principal Consultant
6 23 (14.84%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (11.61%) Cloud Architect
7 18 (11.61%) Data Engineer
8 17 (10.97%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 16 (10.32%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (7.74%) Applications Architect
10 12 (7.74%) Senior Developer
11 11 (7.10%) C# Developer
12 9 (5.81%) Integration Developer
13 8 (5.16%) Azure Developer
13 8 (5.16%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (5.16%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (56.77%) .NET
2 41 (26.45%) WCF
3 39 (25.16%) .NET Framework
4 30 (19.35%) XML
5 25 (16.13%) REST
5 25 (16.13%) RESTful
6 24 (15.48%) ASP.NET
6 24 (15.48%) HTML
6 24 (15.48%) MSMQ
7 18 (11.61%) JSON
8 16 (10.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (10.32%) Entity Framework
9 14 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (9.03%) CSS
10 12 (7.74%) AngularJS
11 10 (6.45%) HTML5
11 10 (6.45%) SAML
12 9 (5.81%) Velocity
13 8 (5.16%) ADO.NET
13 8 (5.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 15 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.81%) Fintech
3 9 (5.81%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.23%) User Experience
5 3 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.10%) Windows
2 9 (5.81%) Linux
3 3 (1.94%) VMS
3 3 (1.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.65%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (42.58%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (30.97%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (25.16%) TDD
4 36 (23.23%) Analytics
5 35 (22.58%) SOLID
6 34 (21.94%) Migration
6 34 (21.94%) MVC
7 31 (20.00%) Presales
8 30 (19.35%) Line Management
8 30 (19.35%) Service Delivery
9 27 (17.42%) BDD
10 26 (16.77%) DevOps
10 26 (16.77%) Microservices
10 26 (16.77%) OO
10 26 (16.77%) SOA
11 24 (15.48%) Storage Management
11 24 (15.48%) Test Automation
12 20 (12.90%) Network Virtualisation
13 19 (12.26%) Data Modelling
14 18 (11.61%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 108 (69.68%) C#
2 105 (67.74%) SQL
3 51 (32.90%) PowerShell
4 34 (21.94%) JavaScript
5 18 (11.61%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.45%) Python
7 7 (4.52%) U-SQL
8 1 (0.65%) ES6
8 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 46 (29.68%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.45%) Docker
3 7 (4.52%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.81%) Terraform
2 8 (5.16%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.16%) Puppet
3 7 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) Ansible
4 1 (0.65%) Mesos
Vendors
1 118 (76.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.32%) Google
3 10 (6.45%) IBM
4 8 (5.16%) Databricks
5 1 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.65%) PubNub
5 1 (0.65%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.65%) Splunk