Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 841 1064 1150
Rank change year-on-year +223 +86 +109
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 225 95 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.060% 0.013%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.56% 0.25% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 164 63 19
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £37,000 £45,100 £53,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £93,750 £80,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +15.38%

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 40,456 38,520 30,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.87% 24.41% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33,128 31,467 25,155
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +139 82 £65,000 -8.77% 13
South East +73 76 £80,000 +33.33% 10
Midlands +47 31 £55,000 +15.79% 7
West Midlands +35 23 £55,000 - 5
South West +5 16 £52,500 -43.24% 4
North of England +36 10 £60,000 +33.33% 12
North West +25 9 £60,000 +33.33% 7
East Midlands +32 8 £50,486 +15.40% 2
East of England +83 3 £55,500 -
North East - 1 £54,000 - 3
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 225 (100.00%) Serverless
2 140 (62.22%) SQL
3 137 (60.89%) Microsoft
4 136 (60.44%) C#
5 134 (59.56%) .NET
6 117 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
7 106 (47.11%) DevOps
8 101 (44.89%) Azure SQL Database
9 87 (38.67%) PaaS
10 73 (32.44%) PowerShell
10 73 (32.44%) JavaScript
11 72 (32.00%) SQL Server
12 67 (29.78%) Continuous Integration
13 58 (25.78%) Cosmos DB
14 56 (24.89%) Git (software)
15 55 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
16 51 (22.67%) Visual Studio Team System
17 50 (22.22%) Project Delivery
18 48 (21.33%) SDLC
18 48 (21.33%) MVC
18 48 (21.33%) Active Directory
19 46 (20.44%) SharePoint
20 42 (18.67%) Visual Studio
21 39 (17.33%) REST
22 37 (16.44%) JSON
22 37 (16.44%) Data Warehouse
22 37 (16.44%) HTML
23 36 (16.00%) Open Source
24 35 (15.56%) XML

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 46 (20.44%) SharePoint
2 33 (14.67%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (10.22%) IIS
4 17 (7.56%) Apache
4 17 (7.56%) Apache Spark
5 15 (6.67%) Apache Solr
6 11 (4.89%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (4.00%) Skype for Business
8 5 (2.22%) Headless CMS
9 4 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.33%) Confluence
11 2 (0.89%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.44%) nginx
12 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (2.67%) Chatbot
2 4 (1.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (9.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 225 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 225 (100.00%) Serverless
2 87 (38.67%) PaaS
3 55 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (14.67%) Office 365
5 32 (14.22%) Power Platform
6 31 (13.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 31 (13.78%) Azure Data Factory
6 31 (13.78%) IaaS
7 23 (10.22%) Azure Machine Learning
8 21 (9.33%) PowerApps
8 21 (9.33%) SaaS
9 20 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (6.22%) Dynamics 365
12 12 (5.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 12 (5.33%) GitHub
13 10 (4.44%) Firebase
14 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Flow
15 8 (3.56%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
1 9 (4.00%) Skype
2 6 (2.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (44.89%) Azure SQL Database
2 72 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 58 (25.78%) Cosmos DB
4 37 (16.44%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (14.67%) Data Lake
6 30 (13.33%) Big Data
7 27 (12.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 22 (9.78%) NoSQL
9 19 (8.44%) Geospatial Data
10 17 (7.56%) Hadoop
10 17 (7.56%) Power BI
10 17 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (7.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (4.89%) Relational Database
14 9 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (3.11%) Redis
16 4 (1.78%) RDBMS
17 3 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 3 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 56 (24.89%) Git (software)
2 51 (22.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 42 (18.67%) Visual Studio
4 27 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (8.89%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.44%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.00%) JIRA
7 9 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (3.56%) NUnit
9 4 (1.78%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.78%) git-flow
9 4 (1.78%) GitLab
9 4 (1.78%) MSTest
9 4 (1.78%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.78%) Sinon.JS
9 4 (1.78%) SonarQube
9 4 (1.78%) TestDirector
9 4 (1.78%) webpack
10 2 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
General
1 23 (10.22%) Marketing
2 17 (7.56%) Finance
3 5 (2.22%) Banking
3 5 (2.22%) Public Sector
3 5 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.33%) Retail
5 2 (0.89%) Games
5 2 (0.89%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 125 (55.56%) Developer
2 57 (25.33%) .NET Developer
3 42 (18.67%) C# Developer
4 34 (15.11%) Azure Developer
4 34 (15.11%) Consultant
5 31 (13.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (13.33%) Azure Consultant
7 25 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
8 24 (10.67%) Architect
9 23 (10.22%) Azure Architect
10 22 (9.78%) BizTalk Consultant
11 21 (9.33%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (8.44%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (6.22%) Full Stack Developer
14 13 (5.78%) Azure Engineer
15 11 (4.89%) SharePoint Developer
16 10 (4.44%) Cloud Architect
16 10 (4.44%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 10 (4.44%) Integration Developer
16 10 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (59.56%) .NET
2 39 (17.33%) REST
3 37 (16.44%) HTML
3 37 (16.44%) JSON
4 35 (15.56%) React
4 35 (15.56%) XML
5 33 (14.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (14.22%) ASP.NET
7 30 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 29 (12.89%) .NET Framework
8 29 (12.89%) CSS
9 26 (11.56%) WCF
10 25 (11.11%) SAML
11 24 (10.67%) RESTful
12 22 (9.78%) MSMQ
12 22 (9.78%) Node.js
13 19 (8.44%) HTML5
14 18 (8.00%) .NET Core
15 16 (7.11%) Kafka
16 13 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (6.22%) User Experience
3 13 (5.78%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (5.78%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (4.44%) Cloud Native
4 10 (4.44%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.11%) Spread Betting
6 6 (2.67%) Social Media
7 5 (2.22%) Blog
7 5 (2.22%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.78%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.89%) Online Games
10 2 (0.89%) Wiki
11 1 (0.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.44%) Windows
2 16 (7.11%) Linux
3 5 (2.22%) Android
3 5 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.44%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (47.11%) DevOps
3 67 (29.78%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (22.22%) Project Delivery
5 48 (21.33%) MVC
5 48 (21.33%) SDLC
6 36 (16.00%) Open Source
7 35 (15.56%) Analytics
8 34 (15.11%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (14.67%) TDD
10 32 (14.22%) OO
11 31 (13.78%) Presales
12 30 (13.33%) SOLID
13 29 (12.89%) Project Management
14 28 (12.44%) SOA
15 27 (12.00%) Data Modelling
15 27 (12.00%) Scrum
16 23 (10.22%) Migration
17 22 (9.78%) CRM
17 22 (9.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (62.22%) SQL
2 136 (60.44%) C#
3 73 (32.44%) JavaScript
3 73 (32.44%) PowerShell
4 24 (10.67%) Python
5 13 (5.78%) Java
6 12 (5.33%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.89%) VBA
8 10 (4.44%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.33%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.89%) C++
12 1 (0.44%) C
12 1 (0.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.44%) Go
12 1 (0.44%) PHP
12 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (10.67%) Degree
2 13 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.89%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.33%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (21.33%) Active Directory
2 31 (13.78%) Docker
3 16 (7.11%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (4.00%) XenApp
4 9 (4.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (12.44%) Kubernetes
2 19 (8.44%) Terraform
3 17 (7.56%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.56%) Puppet
4 9 (4.00%) FortiGate
4 9 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (4.00%) NetBackup
5 6 (2.67%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (2.22%) Ansible
7 4 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.89%) Mesos
8 2 (0.89%) rkt
8 2 (0.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 137 (60.89%) Microsoft
2 34 (15.11%) Databricks
3 26 (11.56%) Oracle
4 20 (8.89%) Google
5 9 (4.00%) arcserve
5 9 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 9 (4.00%) Cisco
5 9 (4.00%) Citrix
5 9 (4.00%) CommVault
5 9 (4.00%) Veeam
6 6 (2.67%) IBM
7 4 (1.78%) HP
8 2 (0.89%) VMware
9 1 (0.44%) Cognos
9 1 (0.44%) Incapsula