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

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 830 996 1173
Rank change year-on-year +166 +177 +48
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 201 141 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.093% 0.011%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.49% 0.36% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 161 113 14
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% +36.36%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £84,950 £87,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +36.36%

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 40,829 38,638 32,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 32.48% 25.47% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33,596 31,325 27,447
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.77% +0.97%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 November 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 November 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
London +120 80 £67,500 +12.50% 15
South East +27 55 £75,000 +25.00% 10
South West +22 29 £50,250 -45.68% 3
Midlands +39 21 £52,500 -12.50% 2
West Midlands +30 17 £55,000 -8.33% 1
North of England +47 11 £60,000 - 1
North West +43 10 £60,000 - 1
East of England +63 4 £55,500 +8.29% 5
East Midlands +21 4 £38,500 -12.00% 1
North East - 1 £54,000 -
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Azure
1 201 (100.00%) Serverless
2 138 (68.66%) C#
3 127 (63.18%) Microsoft
4 126 (62.69%) .NET
5 124 (61.69%) SQL
6 97 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (45.77%) DevOps
8 86 (42.79%) SQL Server
9 85 (42.29%) Azure SQL Database
10 67 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 61 (30.35%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (28.86%) PaaS
13 53 (26.37%) HTML
14 50 (24.88%) AngularJS
15 48 (23.88%) Cosmos DB
16 47 (23.38%) TDD
17 45 (22.39%) ASP.NET
18 42 (20.90%) MVC
19 41 (20.40%) React
20 40 (19.90%) CSS
21 39 (19.40%) .NET Core
22 38 (18.91%) OO
22 38 (18.91%) Git (software)
23 36 (17.91%) Node.js
24 35 (17.41%) PowerShell
24 35 (17.41%) SOLID
25 32 (15.92%) Active Directory
25 32 (15.92%) Power Platform
26 31 (15.42%) SharePoint

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 31 (15.42%) SharePoint
2 30 (14.93%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (11.94%) IIS
4 10 (4.98%) Headless CMS
5 9 (4.48%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (3.98%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.99%) Apache
8 2 (1.00%) Anypoint
8 2 (1.00%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.00%) Confluence
8 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.50%) nginx
9 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (6.47%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 28 (13.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 201 (100.00%) Azure
1 201 (100.00%) Serverless
2 58 (28.86%) PaaS
3 32 (15.92%) Power Platform
4 31 (15.42%) AWS
5 24 (11.94%) Azure Data Factory
6 21 (10.45%) Office 365
7 20 (9.95%) SaaS
8 19 (9.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 19 (9.45%) Dynamics 365
9 17 (8.46%) IaaS
10 16 (7.96%) AWS Lambda
11 15 (7.46%) Azure Machine Learning
12 14 (6.97%) GitHub
12 14 (6.97%) PowerApps
13 13 (6.47%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 13 (6.47%) GCP
14 11 (5.47%) Firebase
15 7 (3.48%) NuGet
16 6 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (42.79%) SQL Server
2 85 (42.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 48 (23.88%) Cosmos DB
4 25 (12.44%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (10.95%) Power BI
6 21 (10.45%) Data Lake
7 19 (9.45%) Relational Database
7 19 (9.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (5.97%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 11 (5.47%) Big Data
10 11 (5.47%) NoSQL
11 10 (4.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (3.98%) Hadoop
14 5 (2.49%) MySQL
15 4 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (1.99%) RDBMS
15 4 (1.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (18.91%) Git (software)
2 29 (14.43%) Visual Studio
3 26 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (12.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (6.47%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.98%) JIRA
7 8 (3.98%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.48%) NUnit
8 7 (3.48%) webpack
9 5 (2.49%) MSTest
10 4 (1.99%) Bugzilla
10 4 (1.99%) GitLab
10 4 (1.99%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.99%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.99%) TestDirector
11 3 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.00%) Moq
12 2 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
13 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (12.44%) Marketing
2 23 (11.44%) Finance
3 6 (2.99%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.49%) Banking
5 4 (1.99%) Local Government
6 3 (1.49%) Games
7 2 (1.00%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 111 (55.22%) Developer
2 45 (22.39%) .NET Developer
3 42 (20.90%) C# Developer
4 34 (16.92%) Consultant
5 30 (14.93%) Azure Consultant
5 30 (14.93%) Azure Developer
6 25 (12.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (10.45%) BizTalk Consultant
7 21 (10.45%) Principal Consultant
8 19 (9.45%) Senior Developer
9 15 (7.46%) Architect
9 15 (7.46%) Azure Engineer
9 15 (7.46%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (7.46%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (6.97%) Azure Architect
10 14 (6.97%) Lead Developer
11 13 (6.47%) Lead .NET Developer
11 13 (6.47%) Senior C# Developer
12 12 (5.97%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (5.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (62.69%) .NET
2 53 (26.37%) HTML
3 50 (24.88%) AngularJS
4 45 (22.39%) ASP.NET
5 41 (20.40%) React
6 40 (19.90%) CSS
7 39 (19.40%) .NET Core
8 36 (17.91%) Node.js
9 30 (14.93%) .NET Framework
10 27 (13.43%) REST
11 26 (12.94%) WCF
12 25 (12.44%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (11.94%) HTML5
13 24 (11.94%) XML
14 23 (11.44%) RESTful
15 21 (10.45%) MSMQ
16 17 (8.46%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (6.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (6.47%) Web Services
18 11 (5.47%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.45%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (9.95%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.46%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (5.47%) Cloud Native
5 7 (3.48%) Blog
5 7 (3.48%) Reinsurance
5 7 (3.48%) Social Media
5 7 (3.48%) Spread Betting
5 7 (3.48%) User Experience
6 3 (1.49%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.49%) Wiki
7 2 (1.00%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.47%) Android
1 13 (6.47%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.48%) Windows
3 6 (2.99%) Linux
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.50%) Mesosphere
5 1 (0.50%) Solaris
5 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (45.77%) DevOps
3 61 (30.35%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (23.38%) TDD
5 42 (20.90%) MVC
6 38 (18.91%) OO
7 35 (17.41%) SOLID
8 28 (13.93%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (13.93%) CRM
8 28 (13.93%) Project Delivery
9 24 (11.94%) SOA
10 23 (11.44%) ETL
11 22 (10.95%) Analytics
12 21 (10.45%) BDD
12 21 (10.45%) Line Management
12 21 (10.45%) Presales
12 21 (10.45%) Storage Management
12 21 (10.45%) Test Automation
13 20 (9.95%) Microservices
13 20 (9.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 138 (68.66%) C#
2 124 (61.69%) SQL
3 67 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 35 (17.41%) PowerShell
5 12 (5.97%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.48%) Python
7 3 (1.49%) Java
7 3 (1.49%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.50%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.50%) Go
9 1 (0.50%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.50%) PHP
9 1 (0.50%) Ruby
9 1 (0.50%) Scala
9 1 (0.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (5.97%) Degree
2 8 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.00%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.99%) Data Quality
1 4 (1.99%) GDPR
1 4 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 32 (15.92%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.45%) Docker
3 7 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.50%) XenApp
5 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (9.95%) Kubernetes
2 11 (5.47%) Terraform
3 10 (4.98%) Ansible
4 8 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.48%) Puppet
6 5 (2.49%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.00%) Mesos
8 2 (1.00%) rkt
9 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 127 (63.18%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.96%) Databricks
3 11 (5.47%) Google
4 5 (2.49%) Oracle
5 4 (1.99%) HP
6 3 (1.49%) Splunk
7 2 (1.00%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.00%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.00%) VMware
7 2 (1.00%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.50%) arcserve
8 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco
8 1 (0.50%) Citrix
8 1 (0.50%) CommVault
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) Incapsula
8 1 (0.50%) Netezza
8 1 (0.50%) Veeam