Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 487 685 905
Rank change year-on-year +198 +220 +139
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 407 203 190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.21% 0.65% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 335 182 136
10th Percentile £43,750 £46,375 £35,000
25th Percentile £54,375 £53,750 £50,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £68,750 £64,750
Median % change year-on-year -5.45% +6.18% -13.67%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £94,875 £88,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% -16.67%

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 33,700 31,066 38,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.98% 35.33% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27,012 25,742 31,602
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,533 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 May 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 18 May 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 +170 250 £72,000 -4.00% 44
South East +67 68 £53,750 -17.31% 14
North of England +14 31 £65,000 +23.81% 6
Midlands +8 24 £57,500 -25.81% 7
North West +30 19 £63,750 +24.39% 4
West Midlands +3 19 £60,000 -22.58% 5
East of England - 18 £53,000 - 7
Yorkshire -11 12 £67,500 -10.00% 2
South West -36 9 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East Midlands +2 5 £45,000 -30.77% 2
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 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.

1 407 (100.00%) Azure
1 407 (100.00%) Serverless
2 272 (66.83%) DevOps
3 239 (58.72%) C#
4 231 (56.76%) .NET
5 213 (52.33%) SQL
6 205 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
7 178 (43.73%) JavaScript
8 154 (37.84%) .NET Core
9 153 (37.59%) Microsoft
10 130 (31.94%) Azure Service Bus
11 116 (28.50%) SQL Server
12 111 (27.27%) Microservices
12 111 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
13 110 (27.03%) TDD
14 105 (25.80%) Continuous Integration
15 102 (25.06%) PowerShell
16 101 (24.82%) React
17 90 (22.11%) Web Services
18 88 (21.62%) CSS
19 83 (20.39%) OO
19 83 (20.39%) AngularJS
20 82 (20.15%) AWS
20 82 (20.15%) Azure Service Fabric
21 81 (19.90%) Terraform
22 79 (19.41%) BDD
23 78 (19.16%) Azure Logic Apps
24 76 (18.67%) Kubernetes
25 75 (18.43%) SOLID
26 74 (18.18%) 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 59 (14.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.19%) Apache Spark
3 11 (2.70%) Apache
4 9 (2.21%) CMS
5 6 (1.47%) Headless CMS
5 6 (1.47%) IIS
6 5 (1.23%) Apache Synapse
7 4 (0.98%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.74%) Confluence
8 3 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.25%) Drupal
10 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.25%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 15 (3.69%) Chatbot
2 6 (1.47%) Revit
3 5 (1.23%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 49 (12.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 407 (100.00%) Azure
1 407 (100.00%) Serverless
2 130 (31.94%) Azure Service Bus
3 82 (20.15%) AWS
3 82 (20.15%) Azure Service Fabric
4 78 (19.16%) Azure Logic Apps
5 74 (18.18%) PaaS
6 73 (17.94%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 70 (17.20%) Power Platform
8 67 (16.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 66 (16.22%) SaaS
10 63 (15.48%) AWS Lambda
11 57 (14.00%) Azure App Service
12 53 (13.02%) Azure Event Grid
13 51 (12.53%) Dynamics 365
14 46 (11.30%) Azure Data Factory
15 45 (11.06%) PowerApps
16 43 (10.57%) Microsoft 365
17 41 (10.07%) Power Automate
18 38 (9.34%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.19%) Firewall
2 4 (0.98%) DNS
2 4 (0.98%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.49%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.49%) HTTP
3 2 (0.49%) Internet
3 2 (0.49%) IPv4
3 2 (0.49%) Network Security
3 2 (0.49%) VLAN
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
4 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (28.50%) SQL Server
2 111 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
3 52 (12.78%) Power BI
4 48 (11.79%) NoSQL
5 28 (6.88%) Relational Database
6 25 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (3.93%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 16 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (3.69%) Big Data
9 15 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (3.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 13 (3.19%) Data Lake
11 13 (3.19%) MongoDB
12 12 (2.95%) Amazon Redshift
13 10 (2.46%) Redis
13 10 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (1.97%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 74 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (4.91%) Visual Studio
4 19 (4.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 18 (4.42%) TeamCity
6 14 (3.44%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.21%) webpack
8 8 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (1.72%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.72%) Postman
10 6 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (1.47%) NUnit
11 5 (1.23%) Selenium
12 4 (0.98%) Babel
12 4 (0.98%) JIRA
12 4 (0.98%) Moq
13 3 (0.74%) Ant
13 3 (0.74%) Fiddler
13 3 (0.74%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 64 (15.72%) Social Skills
2 45 (11.06%) Finance
3 37 (9.09%) Public Sector
4 27 (6.63%) Retail
5 24 (5.90%) Manufacturing
6 21 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (4.91%) Marketing
8 19 (4.67%) Banking
9 18 (4.42%) Automotive
10 15 (3.69%) Wearables
11 6 (1.47%) Online Betting
12 5 (1.23%) Games
12 5 (1.23%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (1.23%) Presentation Skills
12 5 (1.23%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.98%) Electronics
13 4 (0.98%) Legal
14 2 (0.49%) Publishing
15 1 (0.25%) Advertising
15 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 240 (58.97%) Developer
2 107 (26.29%) C# Developer
3 87 (21.38%) Senior Developer
4 81 (19.90%) .NET Developer
5 78 (19.16%) Full Stack Developer
6 74 (18.18%) Azure Developer
7 63 (15.48%) Azure Engineer
8 57 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 53 (13.02%) JavaScript Developer
10 49 (12.04%) Senior C# Developer
11 41 (10.07%) Cloud Engineer
12 25 (6.14%) Senior DevOps
12 25 (6.14%) SQL Developer
13 24 (5.90%) Lead Developer
14 23 (5.65%) Data Engineer
14 23 (5.65%) DevOps Engineer
14 23 (5.65%) Software Developer
15 21 (5.16%) DevOps Developer
16 20 (4.91%) React Developer
17 17 (4.18%) ERP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (56.76%) .NET
2 154 (37.84%) .NET Core
3 101 (24.82%) React
4 90 (22.11%) Web Services
5 88 (21.62%) CSS
6 83 (20.39%) AngularJS
7 73 (17.94%) HTML
8 66 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 55 (13.51%) .NET Framework
10 53 (13.02%) ASP.NET
11 52 (12.78%) jQuery
11 52 (12.78%) REST
12 47 (11.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 46 (11.30%) HTML5
14 37 (9.09%) Node.js
15 33 (8.11%) CSS3
16 31 (7.62%) Vue.js
17 28 (6.88%) AWS Amplify
17 28 (6.88%) Entity Framework
18 27 (6.63%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.06%) Cloud Native
2 32 (7.86%) Mobile App
3 25 (6.14%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (3.69%) N-Tier
5 11 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.46%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (1.97%) Social Media
8 8 (1.97%) User Experience
9 7 (1.72%) Housing Association
10 6 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (0.98%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.98%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.49%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.49%) Blog
13 2 (0.49%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.25%) Contactless
14 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.44%) Windows
2 6 (1.47%) Android
2 6 (1.47%) Apple iOS
2 6 (1.47%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.49%) Linux
5 1 (0.25%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (66.83%) DevOps
2 205 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (27.27%) Microservices
4 110 (27.03%) TDD
5 105 (25.80%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (20.39%) OO
7 79 (19.41%) BDD
8 75 (18.43%) SOLID
9 69 (16.95%) Migration
9 69 (16.95%) Software Engineering
10 66 (16.22%) Mentoring
11 63 (15.48%) Test Automation
12 62 (15.23%) MVC
13 55 (13.51%) CRM
13 55 (13.51%) Deployment Automation
14 54 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
15 53 (13.02%) Scrum
16 48 (11.79%) Infrastructure as Code
17 47 (11.55%) Data Integration
18 44 (10.81%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 239 (58.72%) C#
2 213 (52.33%) SQL
3 178 (43.73%) JavaScript
4 102 (25.06%) PowerShell
5 62 (15.23%) T-SQL
6 43 (10.57%) Python
7 29 (7.13%) TypeScript
8 15 (3.69%) Java
9 10 (2.46%) Bash Shell
9 10 (2.46%) ES6
9 10 (2.46%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.97%) Ruby
10 8 (1.97%) Scala
11 7 (1.72%) Go
12 4 (0.98%) PHP
13 3 (0.74%) Cypher
13 3 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.25%) C++
14 1 (0.25%) U-SQL
14 1 (0.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (10.07%) Degree
2 25 (6.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (4.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.47%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.25%) CISSP
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.14%) QA
2 11 (2.70%) SLA
3 9 (2.21%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.49%) COBIT
5 2 (0.49%) GDPR
5 2 (0.49%) NIST
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (15.23%) Docker
2 59 (14.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.49%) vSphere
5 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 81 (19.90%) Terraform
2 76 (18.67%) Kubernetes
3 24 (5.90%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (3.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 11 (2.70%) Ansible
6 10 (2.46%) Puppet
7 8 (1.97%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.25%) Argo
8 1 (0.25%) Demisto
8 1 (0.25%) Mesos
8 1 (0.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 153 (37.59%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.11%) Google
3 24 (5.90%) Databricks
4 22 (5.41%) Nintex
5 13 (3.19%) Atlassian
6 10 (2.46%) Dynatrace
7 9 (2.21%) Oracle
8 7 (1.72%) Splunk
9 6 (1.47%) Autodesk
10 4 (0.98%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.74%) Cognos
11 3 (0.74%) SAP
11 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.74%) VMware
12 2 (0.49%) Informatica
12 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.49%) SaltStack
13 1 (0.25%) IBM
13 1 (0.25%) Pega
13 1 (0.25%) Sony