Period
to 4 December 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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 484 811 972
Rank change year-on-year +327 +161 +177
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 231 215 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.17% 0.098%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.08% 0.52% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 269 204 144
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £46,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £84,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -14.29%

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 21,451 41,434 38,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.50% 33.03% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18,379 34,139 31,396
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +7.84%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +253 107 £68,750 +3.77% 29
South East +228 91 £65,000 -10.34% 10
North of England +140 13 £62,500 +4.17% 3
South West +92 13 £90,000 +71.43% 4
North West +112 7 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £57,500 - 1
East of England +122 2 £40,000 -27.93% 3
Midlands +101 1 - - 2
West Midlands +71 1 - - 2
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Azure
1 231 (100.00%) Serverless
2 143 (61.90%) DevOps
3 106 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (41.13%) Microsoft
5 84 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 82 (35.50%) Cloud Native
7 81 (35.06%) .NET
8 78 (33.77%) AWS
9 76 (32.90%) SQL
10 73 (31.60%) AWS Lambda
11 72 (31.17%) C#
12 71 (30.74%) PaaS
13 63 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
14 61 (26.41%) Terraform
15 59 (25.54%) IaaS
15 59 (25.54%) SaaS
16 56 (24.24%) PowerShell
17 55 (23.81%) HTML
18 53 (22.94%) Git (software)
19 52 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
19 52 (22.51%) CSS
20 51 (22.08%) .NET Core
21 50 (21.65%) AngularJS
22 49 (21.21%) Azure Active Directory
22 49 (21.21%) Cosmos DB
23 46 (19.91%) Power Platform
23 46 (19.91%) Python
23 46 (19.91%) Active Directory
23 46 (19.91%) Office 365

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 39 (16.88%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.76%) Headless CMS
3 6 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.73%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.30%) IIS
6 2 (0.87%) Apache
6 2 (0.87%) CMS
6 2 (0.87%) Confluence
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.43%) Drupal
7 1 (0.43%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.43%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 231 (100.00%) Azure
1 231 (100.00%) Serverless
2 78 (33.77%) AWS
3 73 (31.60%) AWS Lambda
4 71 (30.74%) PaaS
5 59 (25.54%) IaaS
5 59 (25.54%) SaaS
6 49 (21.21%) Azure Active Directory
7 46 (19.91%) Office 365
7 46 (19.91%) Power Platform
8 41 (17.75%) PowerApps
9 37 (16.02%) Logic Apps
10 34 (14.72%) GCP
11 32 (13.85%) Firebase
12 28 (12.12%) Azure Data Factory
13 22 (9.52%) OneDrive
14 20 (8.66%) Dynamics 365
15 13 (5.63%) GitHub
16 10 (4.33%) Power Automate
17 3 (1.30%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.88%) DNS
2 31 (13.42%) Internet
3 13 (5.63%) Firewall
4 5 (2.16%) VLAN
5 4 (1.73%) IPv4
5 4 (1.73%) Network Security
5 4 (1.73%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) DHCP
6 1 (0.43%) SSL
6 1 (0.43%) VoIP
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
2 49 (21.21%) Cosmos DB
3 38 (16.45%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.19%) Data Lake
6 10 (4.33%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.03%) Redis
9 6 (2.60%) Big Data
9 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (2.60%) Power BI
10 5 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.73%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.73%) Informix
11 4 (1.73%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.30%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.30%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (22.94%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.66%) TeamCity
3 17 (7.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (6.93%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.60%) JIRA
6 6 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.60%) xUnit.net
7 5 (2.16%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.73%) PowerBuilder
8 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.73%) Subversion
9 3 (1.30%) Babel
9 3 (1.30%) NUnit
9 3 (1.30%) Postman
9 3 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.30%) webpack
10 2 (0.87%) CA Release Automation
10 2 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.43%) ER Studio
General
1 34 (14.72%) Finance
2 26 (11.26%) Public Sector
3 23 (9.96%) Banking
3 23 (9.96%) Retail
4 21 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 20 (8.66%) Automotive
6 16 (6.93%) Marketing
7 8 (3.46%) Publishing
8 5 (2.16%) Housing Association
9 3 (1.30%) Games
10 2 (0.87%) Back Office
11 1 (0.43%) Front Office
11 1 (0.43%) Legal
11 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (41.99%) Developer
2 59 (25.54%) Azure Engineer
3 50 (21.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 38 (16.45%) Full Stack Developer
5 34 (14.72%) JavaScript Developer
6 33 (14.29%) .NET Developer
7 30 (12.99%) Security Specialist
8 29 (12.55%) Azure Developer
9 28 (12.12%) Azure Specialist
10 21 (9.09%) Cloud Specialist
11 19 (8.23%) Office 365 Engineer
12 15 (6.49%) C# Developer
13 13 (5.63%) DevSecOps Engineer
14 12 (5.19%) Architect
14 12 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
14 12 (5.19%) Node.js Developer
14 12 (5.19%) Senior Developer
15 9 (3.90%) Azure DevOps Engineer
16 8 (3.46%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (35.06%) .NET
2 55 (23.81%) HTML
3 52 (22.51%) CSS
4 51 (22.08%) .NET Core
5 50 (21.65%) AngularJS
6 42 (18.18%) React
7 38 (16.45%) HTML5
8 34 (14.72%) CSS3
9 33 (14.29%) AWS Amplify
10 32 (13.85%) Ember.js
10 32 (13.85%) Node.js
10 32 (13.85%) Serverless Framework
11 24 (10.39%) SAML
12 19 (8.23%) REST
13 18 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (6.93%) JSON
14 16 (6.93%) Web Services
15 15 (6.49%) ASP.NET
15 15 (6.49%) XML
16 13 (5.63%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 82 (35.50%) Cloud Native
2 34 (14.72%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (3.90%) Blog
4 9 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.90%) Social Media
4 9 (3.90%) User Experience
5 5 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.16%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.76%) Android
1 11 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.03%) Windows
2 7 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.73%) Linux
3 4 (1.73%) Unix
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (61.90%) DevOps
2 106 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (18.18%) Microservices
5 40 (17.32%) OO
6 37 (16.02%) Scrum
7 35 (15.15%) Task Automation
8 34 (14.72%) BDD
8 34 (14.72%) Progressive Web App
9 31 (13.42%) Anomaly Detection
9 31 (13.42%) Software Engineering
10 24 (10.39%) Configuration Management
11 22 (9.52%) TDD
12 20 (8.66%) Identity Access Management
13 18 (7.79%) Mentoring
13 18 (7.79%) Test Automation
14 17 (7.36%) DevSecOps
14 17 (7.36%) Infrastructure as Code
14 17 (7.36%) Open Source
15 16 (6.93%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 84 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 76 (32.90%) SQL
3 72 (31.17%) C#
4 56 (24.24%) PowerShell
5 46 (19.91%) Python
6 11 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 8 (3.46%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.30%) ES6
8 3 (1.30%) Ruby
9 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (0.87%) Java
9 2 (0.87%) R
9 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (1.73%) Degree
2 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.03%) QA
3 5 (2.16%) SLA
4 4 (1.73%) GDPR
4 4 (1.73%) NIST
4 4 (1.73%) NIST 800
5 3 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (19.91%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.93%) Docker
3 4 (1.73%) vSphere
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 61 (26.41%) Terraform
2 20 (8.66%) Kubernetes
3 17 (7.36%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.87%) Puppet
5 1 (0.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 95 (41.13%) Microsoft
2 37 (16.02%) Google
3 11 (4.76%) Databricks
4 9 (3.90%) Splunk
5 8 (3.46%) Dynatrace
6 7 (3.03%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.16%) VMware
8 4 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.30%) Oracle
10 2 (0.87%) Facebook
11 1 (0.43%) IBM
11 1 (0.43%) Optimizely