Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 982 1150 1205
Rank change year-on-year +168 +55 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 140 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.092% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.38% 0.063% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 114 15 5
England median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +36.36% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £84,925 £87,000 £68,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
% 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 37,036 31,850 23,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.39% 18.89% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29,991 26,472 19,773
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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
South East +71 56 £60,000 -25.00% 6
London +90 44 £60,000 -20.00% 12
Midlands +49 17 £60,000 - 1
South West - 14 £92,500 - 2
West Midlands +44 12 £60,000 - 1
North of England +19 6 £60,000 +33.33% 7
North West - 6 £60,000 - 3
East Midlands - 5 £43,750 -
East of England +31 3 £50,000 - 2
Azure Functions
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 140 (100.00%) Serverless
2 103 (73.57%) Microsoft
3 92 (65.71%) SQL
4 91 (65.00%) C#
5 77 (55.00%) .NET
6 68 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (48.57%) PaaS
7 64 (45.71%) Git (software)
8 62 (44.29%) Visual Studio Team System
9 59 (42.14%) Azure SQL Database
10 56 (40.00%) Cosmos DB
11 47 (33.57%) PowerShell
12 45 (32.14%) Visual Studio
13 44 (31.43%) SQL Server
14 39 (27.86%) Active Directory
14 39 (27.86%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (26.43%) WCF
15 37 (26.43%) .NET Framework
16 35 (25.00%) TDD
16 35 (25.00%) Analytics
16 35 (25.00%) IaaS
17 32 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
18 31 (22.14%) JSON
18 31 (22.14%) XML
18 31 (22.14%) Data Warehouse
18 31 (22.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 28 (20.00%) JavaScript
19 28 (20.00%) DevOps
20 27 (19.29%) Microservices

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 22 (15.71%) IIS
2 18 (12.86%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (11.43%) Apache Spark
4 9 (6.43%) Apache
4 9 (6.43%) Apache Solr
4 9 (6.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.14%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.43%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.71%) Confluence
7 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 140 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 140 (100.00%) Serverless
2 68 (48.57%) PaaS
3 35 (25.00%) IaaS
4 16 (11.43%) Azure Data Factory
5 15 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (10.00%) Azure Machine Learning
7 13 (9.29%) SaaS
8 12 (8.57%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (7.86%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (7.14%) Office 365
11 9 (6.43%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 9 (6.43%) Data Lake Analytics
12 8 (5.71%) iPaaS
13 7 (5.00%) GitHub
14 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (0.71%) FinancialForce
14 1 (0.71%) npm
14 1 (0.71%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) Firewall
2 2 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.43%) HTTP
2 2 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (1.43%) Skype
3 1 (0.71%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (42.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 56 (40.00%) Cosmos DB
3 44 (31.43%) SQL Server
4 31 (22.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 31 (22.14%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (18.57%) Big Data
6 20 (14.29%) Data Lake
7 17 (12.14%) Hadoop
8 15 (10.71%) Geospatial Data
9 13 (9.29%) MongoDB
10 12 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (7.14%) NoSQL
12 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (3.57%) Redis
13 5 (3.57%) Relational Database
14 4 (2.86%) Power BI
15 3 (2.14%) RDBMS
16 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 1 (0.71%) Riak
Development Applications
1 64 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 62 (44.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 45 (32.14%) Visual Studio
4 32 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 15 (10.71%) SpecFlow
7 13 (9.29%) NUnit
8 12 (8.57%) tSQLt
9 11 (7.86%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (7.86%) TeamCity
10 7 (5.00%) Bitbucket
11 6 (4.29%) NSubstitute
12 5 (3.57%) Axure RP
12 5 (3.57%) Cucumber
13 4 (2.86%) JIRA
14 3 (2.14%) Serilog
15 2 (1.43%) Moq
15 2 (1.43%) MSTest
15 2 (1.43%) StyleCop
15 2 (1.43%) webpack
General
1 23 (16.43%) Marketing
2 12 (8.57%) Retail
3 9 (6.43%) Banking
4 7 (5.00%) Finance
5 2 (1.43%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (37.14%) Developer
2 31 (22.14%) Consultant
3 30 (21.43%) Azure Consultant
4 23 (16.43%) .NET Developer
4 23 (16.43%) Architect
5 22 (15.71%) Azure Architect
6 20 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (12.86%) BizTalk Consultant
8 17 (12.14%) Principal Consultant
9 15 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
10 14 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 14 (10.00%) Data Engineer
11 13 (9.29%) Integration Developer
12 12 (8.57%) Applications Architect
12 12 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (7.86%) Azure Developer
13 11 (7.86%) Senior Developer
14 10 (7.14%) C# Developer
15 8 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
15 8 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (55.00%) .NET
2 37 (26.43%) .NET Framework
2 37 (26.43%) WCF
3 31 (22.14%) JSON
3 31 (22.14%) XML
4 27 (19.29%) RESTful
5 25 (17.86%) REST
6 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET
7 18 (12.86%) MSMQ
8 17 (12.14%) Entity Framework
8 17 (12.14%) HTML
9 16 (11.43%) SAML
10 15 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (9.29%) AngularJS
11 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (7.14%) SOAP
12 10 (7.14%) Velocity
13 9 (6.43%) Kafka
14 8 (5.71%) CSS
14 8 (5.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.86%) Fintech
5 3 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.43%) User Experience
7 1 (0.71%) CCTV
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.71%) PKI
7 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.14%) Windows
2 11 (7.86%) Linux
3 4 (2.86%) Android
4 3 (2.14%) VMS
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.86%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (25.00%) Analytics
3 35 (25.00%) TDD
4 28 (20.00%) DevOps
5 27 (19.29%) Microservices
5 27 (19.29%) Migration
6 26 (18.57%) Presales
6 26 (18.57%) SOLID
7 24 (17.14%) Data Modelling
7 24 (17.14%) Line Management
7 24 (17.14%) MVC
7 24 (17.14%) Test Automation
8 23 (16.43%) BDD
8 23 (16.43%) Service Delivery
9 22 (15.71%) SOA
10 21 (15.00%) OO
11 18 (12.86%) Storage Management
12 16 (11.43%) Machine Learning
12 16 (11.43%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 92 (65.71%) SQL
2 91 (65.00%) C#
3 47 (33.57%) PowerShell
4 28 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (12.86%) T-SQL
6 14 (10.00%) Python
7 8 (5.71%) U-SQL
8 4 (2.86%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.43%) ES6
11 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 39 (27.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.57%) Docker
3 9 (6.43%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.43%) XenApp
5 2 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (7.14%) Puppet
1 10 (7.14%) Terraform
2 9 (6.43%) Kubernetes
2 9 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.43%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.43%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.71%) Mesos
4 1 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 103 (73.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.57%) Google
3 11 (7.86%) Databricks
4 5 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (1.43%) arcserve
5 2 (1.43%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.43%) Cisco
5 2 (1.43%) Citrix
5 2 (1.43%) CommVault
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle
5 2 (1.43%) RedGate
5 2 (1.43%) Veeam
6 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.71%) PubNub
6 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.71%) Twitter