Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 569 516 851
Rank change year-on-year -53 +335 +198
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 494 156 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.02% 0.86% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 343 134 158
10th Percentile £41,500 £37,490 £42,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £55,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -4.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £87,500 £79,688
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -4.00%

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 48,639 18,171 40,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.89% 40.43% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34,044 15,597 33,871
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -97 236 £65,000 -7.14% 46
South East -75 128 £60,000 -9.43% 12
North of England -104 34 £47,500 -9.52% 9
East of England - 32 £45,000 - 6
Midlands -91 27 £52,500 +23.53% 9
North West -65 24 £50,000 -4.76% 5
South West -72 17 £47,500 -47.22% 5
West Midlands -95 17 £52,500 +16.67% 7
East Midlands -70 10 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire -93 10 £38,750 -29.55% 3
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 494 (100.00%) Azure
1 494 (100.00%) Serverless
2 305 (61.74%) .NET
3 291 (58.91%) C#
4 256 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
5 250 (50.61%) SQL
6 224 (45.34%) DevOps
7 196 (39.68%) Microsoft
8 186 (37.65%) AWS
9 179 (36.23%) JavaScript
10 164 (33.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 153 (30.97%) Azure Service Bus
12 146 (29.55%) React
13 141 (28.54%) Social Skills
14 140 (28.34%) .NET Core
15 131 (26.52%) SQL Server
16 126 (25.51%) Azure Data Factory
17 121 (24.49%) Microservices
18 114 (23.08%) Azure Event Grid
19 108 (21.86%) Full Stack Development
20 101 (20.45%) TDD
21 100 (20.24%) Analytics
22 99 (20.04%) Git (software)
23 98 (19.84%) Azure Logic Apps
24 91 (18.42%) PaaS
25 90 (18.22%) PowerShell
26 89 (18.02%) Python
26 89 (18.02%) AWS Lambda
26 89 (18.02%) Terraform
27 86 (17.41%) Scrum

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 47 (9.51%) Apache Spark
2 23 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (2.63%) IBM Domino
5 11 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.82%) Apache
6 9 (1.82%) CMS
7 5 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.01%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.01%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.01%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
8 4 (0.81%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.81%) Confluence
9 2 (0.40%) JBoss
9 2 (0.40%) Liferay
9 2 (0.40%) Mule
10 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (2.23%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.01%) Adobe XD
2 5 (1.01%) Figma
2 5 (1.01%) Sketch
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) Revit
Business Applications
1 34 (6.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.61%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 494 (100.00%) Azure
1 494 (100.00%) Serverless
2 186 (37.65%) AWS
3 164 (33.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 153 (30.97%) Azure Service Bus
5 126 (25.51%) Azure Data Factory
6 114 (23.08%) Azure Event Grid
7 98 (19.84%) Azure Logic Apps
8 91 (18.42%) PaaS
9 89 (18.02%) AWS Lambda
10 77 (15.59%) Power Platform
10 77 (15.59%) SaaS
11 73 (14.78%) GCP
12 62 (12.55%) Azure Storage
13 58 (11.74%) Dynamics 365
14 49 (9.92%) Cloud Computing
15 42 (8.50%) PowerApps
16 36 (7.29%) Azure Stack
17 35 (7.09%) Azure Synapse Analytics
18 34 (6.88%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.66%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (1.01%) Network Security
3 2 (0.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
4 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (26.52%) SQL Server
2 83 (16.80%) NoSQL
3 63 (12.75%) Power BI
4 60 (12.15%) Azure SQL Database
5 48 (9.72%) Big Data
6 47 (9.51%) Data Lake
7 46 (9.31%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (5.67%) Relational Database
10 27 (5.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 22 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
13 19 (3.85%) Redis
14 17 (3.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 17 (3.44%) MongoDB
15 16 (3.24%) Amazon Athena
15 16 (3.24%) Amazon RDS
16 15 (3.04%) Hadoop
17 14 (2.83%) Electronic Patient Records
18 13 (2.63%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 99 (20.04%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.48%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.67%) Visual Studio
4 26 (5.26%) Maven
5 24 (4.86%) Gradle
5 24 (4.86%) Mockito
6 22 (4.45%) Moq
7 16 (3.24%) kappa
7 16 (3.24%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (2.63%) JIRA
8 13 (2.63%) JMeter
8 13 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
8 13 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (2.02%) Selenium
10 8 (1.62%) NUnit
10 8 (1.62%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.42%) Appium
11 7 (1.42%) MSTest
11 7 (1.42%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.21%) RStudio
General
1 141 (28.54%) Social Skills
2 63 (12.75%) Retail
3 61 (12.35%) Finance
4 42 (8.50%) Organisational Skills
5 36 (7.29%) Marketing
6 35 (7.09%) Banking
7 34 (6.88%) Manufacturing
8 29 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (5.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 19 (3.85%) Public Sector
11 13 (2.63%) Automotive
12 9 (1.82%) Legal
13 8 (1.62%) Czech Language
14 6 (1.21%) Wearables
15 4 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
16 3 (0.61%) Publishing
17 2 (0.40%) Billing
18 1 (0.20%) Advertising
18 1 (0.20%) Front Office
18 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 316 (63.97%) Developer
2 119 (24.09%) Senior Developer
3 108 (21.86%) .NET Developer
4 78 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 68 (13.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 62 (12.55%) Data Engineer
7 56 (11.34%) Azure Developer
8 47 (9.51%) Azure Engineer
8 47 (9.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 43 (8.70%) Web Developer
10 42 (8.50%) Senior Web Developer
11 41 (8.30%) Senior C# Developer
12 40 (8.10%) Senior .NET Developer
13 37 (7.49%) Backend Developer
14 35 (7.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 29 (5.87%) Cloud Engineer
16 26 (5.26%) Architect
16 26 (5.26%) Azure Architect
16 26 (5.26%) Java Developer
17 23 (4.66%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (61.74%) .NET
2 146 (29.55%) React
3 140 (28.34%) .NET Core
4 85 (17.21%) HTML
5 80 (16.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 78 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 76 (15.38%) CSS
8 71 (14.37%) Web Services
9 69 (13.97%) RESTful
10 68 (13.77%) Node.js
11 59 (11.94%) ASP.NET
11 59 (11.94%) Kafka
12 54 (10.93%) REST
13 53 (10.73%) OAuth
14 52 (10.53%) OAuth2
15 47 (9.51%) AngularJS
16 45 (9.11%) Sass
17 43 (8.70%) Middleware
18 34 (6.88%) RabbitMQ
19 31 (6.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.51%) Cloud Native
2 35 (7.09%) Public Cloud
3 28 (5.67%) Social Network
4 27 (5.47%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.64%) User Experience
6 15 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.02%) Legacy Systems
8 9 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.21%) Legacy Applications
9 6 (1.21%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.01%) Animation
11 4 (0.81%) Grid Computing
11 4 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.61%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
14 1 (0.20%) Marketing Technology
14 1 (0.20%) Reference Data
14 1 (0.20%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.01%) Windows
2 3 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
3 1 (0.20%) Linux
3 1 (0.20%) VMS
3 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (45.34%) DevOps
3 121 (24.49%) Microservices
4 108 (21.86%) Full Stack Development
5 101 (20.45%) TDD
6 100 (20.24%) Analytics
7 86 (17.41%) Scrum
8 83 (16.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 80 (16.19%) OO
10 72 (14.57%) Pair Programming
11 70 (14.17%) Infrastructure as Code
12 69 (13.97%) Business Intelligence
13 66 (13.36%) Event-Driven
13 66 (13.36%) Machine Learning
14 65 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
15 61 (12.35%) Software Engineering
16 59 (11.94%) SOLID
17 56 (11.34%) Test Automation
18 55 (11.13%) Web Development
19 52 (10.53%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 291 (58.91%) C#
2 250 (50.61%) SQL
3 179 (36.23%) JavaScript
4 90 (18.22%) PowerShell
5 89 (18.02%) Python
6 76 (15.38%) TypeScript
7 74 (14.98%) Java
8 37 (7.49%) T-SQL
9 34 (6.88%) Bash Shell
10 32 (6.48%) Scala
11 25 (5.06%) Go
12 13 (2.63%) Java 8
13 10 (2.02%) R
14 9 (1.82%) ES6
15 7 (1.42%) C
16 6 (1.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 2 (0.40%) C++
17 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.40%) XPath
18 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (7.89%) Degree
2 24 (4.86%) CISSP
3 23 (4.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 23 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (3.24%) AWS Certification
4 16 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (2.83%) CCSP
5 14 (2.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.20%) MCSD
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.92%) QA
2 22 (4.45%) Accessibility
3 12 (2.43%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.21%) GDPR
5 4 (0.81%) WCAG
6 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.20%) COBIT
7 1 (0.20%) NIST
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (13.36%) Docker
2 12 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 89 (18.02%) Terraform
2 69 (13.97%) Kubernetes
3 14 (2.83%) Ansible
4 5 (1.01%) Packer
4 5 (1.01%) Puppet
5 3 (0.61%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.20%) Automic
6 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 196 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 71 (14.37%) Databricks
3 29 (5.87%) Google
4 16 (3.24%) ServiceNow
5 13 (2.63%) Cognizant
6 11 (2.23%) Oracle
7 10 (2.02%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.82%) JD Edwards
9 7 (1.42%) Nintex
9 7 (1.42%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.42%) SAP
9 7 (1.42%) StreamSets
10 6 (1.21%) Cognos
11 5 (1.01%) Adobe
11 5 (1.01%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.81%) Sony
13 3 (0.61%) Apple
14 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.40%) Sitecore
15 1 (0.20%) Splunk