Period
to 22 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure Service Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Service Bus over the 6 months to 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Service Bus
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 512 640 748
Rank change year-on-year +128 +108 +195
Permanent jobs citing Azure Service Bus 461 197 340
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.50% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.19% 0.74% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 409 167 266
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,800 £36,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £51,000 £45,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £61,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +5.69% -1.60%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £64,000 £60,750
% change year-on-year -2.34% +5.35% +1.25%

Azure Service Bus 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 38,706 26,757 39,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.01% 35.71% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28,990 22,200 32,452
10th Percentile £33,211 £32,500 £31,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £88,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

Azure Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Azure Service Bus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Service Bus in England

Azure Service Bus
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Service Bus in England.

Salary trend for Azure Service Bus in England

Azure Service Bus
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Service Bus in England over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Service Bus in England

Azure Service Bus
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 Service Bus within the England region over the 6 months to 22 June 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 +68 210 £75,000 +13.21% 32
South East +47 111 £53,750 -6.52% 19
North of England -6 54 £47,500 +8.57% 10
North West +21 44 £47,500 +8.57% 5
East of England +10 31 £48,000 -24.71% 7
Midlands -17 31 £57,500 -6.50% 14
West Midlands -22 29 £58,750 -7.11% 4
South West -55 19 £52,500 -4.55% 5
Yorkshire -52 8 £48,750 +17.47% 4
East Midlands -35 2 £32,500 -31.58% 10
North East - 2 - - 1
Azure Service Bus
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, IT jobs citing Azure Service Bus 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 Service Bus.

1 460 (99.78%) Azure
2 377 (81.78%) C#
3 364 (78.96%) .NET
4 322 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
5 294 (63.77%) SQL
6 260 (56.40%) Microservices
7 257 (55.75%) DevOps
8 241 (52.28%) .NET Core
9 206 (44.69%) SQL Server
10 195 (42.30%) JavaScript
11 194 (42.08%) Microsoft
12 158 (34.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 144 (31.24%) Serverless
14 141 (30.59%) Azure Service Fabric
15 136 (29.50%) .NET Framework
16 135 (29.28%) Web Services
17 130 (28.20%) PaaS
18 129 (27.98%) Azure Functions
19 125 (27.11%) React
20 118 (25.60%) TDD
21 116 (25.16%) SOLID
22 111 (24.08%) OO
23 110 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
23 110 (23.86%) PowerShell
24 108 (23.43%) Azure App Service
25 105 (22.78%) Test Automation
26 101 (21.91%) ASP.NET
27 100 (21.69%) Social Skills
28 98 (21.26%) Azure Storage
29 96 (20.82%) Visual Studio Team System

Azure Service Bus
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 69 (14.97%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (3.04%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (2.39%) CMS
4 11 (2.39%) Confluence
5 10 (2.17%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.43%) Apache
6 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.43%) IIS
6 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.43%) Mule
6 2 (0.43%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (1.95%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.08%) AutoCAD
2 5 (1.08%) Revit
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.43%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 61 (13.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.65%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.65%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 460 (99.78%) Azure
2 144 (31.24%) Serverless
3 141 (30.59%) Azure Service Fabric
4 130 (28.20%) PaaS
5 129 (27.98%) Azure Functions
6 108 (23.43%) Azure App Service
7 98 (21.26%) Azure Storage
8 80 (17.35%) Azure Key Vault
9 78 (16.92%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 76 (16.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 73 (15.84%) Azure Logic Apps
12 72 (15.62%) Azure Event Grid
13 56 (12.15%) AWS
14 43 (9.33%) SaaS
15 42 (9.11%) GitHub
16 35 (7.59%) Power Platform
17 33 (7.16%) Cloud Computing
17 33 (7.16%) NuGet
18 28 (6.07%) Azure Data Factory
18 28 (6.07%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.38%) Firewall
2 25 (5.42%) VPN
3 17 (3.69%) DNS
4 5 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.87%) Skype
6 3 (0.65%) SAN
7 2 (0.43%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (0.43%) DHCP
7 2 (0.43%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.43%) NAS
7 2 (0.43%) Network Security
7 2 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.43%) VLAN
7 2 (0.43%) VoIP
7 2 (0.43%) WAN
7 2 (0.43%) Wireless
7 2 (0.43%) WLAN
8 1 (0.22%) AMQP
8 1 (0.22%) HTTP
8 1 (0.22%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (44.69%) SQL Server
2 90 (19.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 80 (17.35%) NoSQL
4 36 (7.81%) MongoDB
5 27 (5.86%) Data Lake
6 22 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (4.34%) Relational Database
8 19 (4.12%) Power BI
8 19 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (3.47%) Big Data
10 15 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.52%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.87%) Redis
12 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.65%) Data Vault
13 3 (0.65%) OLTP
14 2 (0.43%) Amazon Athena
14 2 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 96 (20.82%) Visual Studio Team System
2 71 (15.40%) Octopus Deploy
3 70 (15.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (14.10%) TeamCity
5 44 (9.54%) Git (software)
6 30 (6.51%) JIRA
7 26 (5.64%) Jenkins
8 24 (5.21%) Selenium
9 21 (4.56%) Postman
10 18 (3.90%) Visual Studio
11 14 (3.04%) JMeter
12 7 (1.52%) webpack
13 6 (1.30%) NUnit
14 5 (1.08%) Cypress.io
14 5 (1.08%) SoapUI
15 4 (0.87%) SpecFlow
16 3 (0.65%) Artifactory
16 3 (0.65%) JUnit
16 3 (0.65%) Mercurial
16 3 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 100 (21.69%) Social Skills
2 60 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (11.06%) Finance
4 15 (3.25%) Organisational Skills
4 15 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (3.04%) Front Office
6 11 (2.39%) Marketing
7 9 (1.95%) Wearables
8 7 (1.52%) Online Betting
9 5 (1.08%) Games
9 5 (1.08%) Legal
10 4 (0.87%) Electronics
10 4 (0.87%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.87%) Retail
11 3 (0.65%) Automotive
11 3 (0.65%) Back Office
11 3 (0.65%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.65%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 296 (64.21%) Developer
2 183 (39.70%) C# Developer
3 140 (30.37%) .NET Developer
4 100 (21.69%) Senior Developer
5 98 (21.26%) Azure Developer
6 95 (20.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 85 (18.44%) Senior C# Developer
8 81 (17.57%) Software Developer
9 58 (12.58%) .NET Software Developer
10 48 (10.41%) C# Software Developer
11 39 (8.46%) Senior .NET Developer
12 34 (7.38%) React Developer
13 32 (6.94%) Azure Engineer
13 32 (6.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 29 (6.29%) Full Stack Developer
15 27 (5.86%) Lead Developer
15 27 (5.86%) SQL Developer
16 26 (5.64%) Software Engineer
17 25 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 24 (5.21%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (78.96%) .NET
2 241 (52.28%) .NET Core
3 158 (34.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 136 (29.50%) .NET Framework
5 135 (29.28%) Web Services
6 125 (27.11%) React
7 101 (21.91%) ASP.NET
8 85 (18.44%) CSS
9 76 (16.49%) AngularJS
9 76 (16.49%) jQuery
10 74 (16.05%) Entity Framework
11 73 (15.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 64 (13.88%) ASP.NET Core
13 58 (12.58%) RabbitMQ
14 49 (10.63%) RESTful
15 47 (10.20%) SOAP
16 41 (8.89%) Vue.js
17 38 (8.24%) REST
18 27 (5.86%) HTML
19 25 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (18.44%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (12.58%) N-Tier
3 29 (6.29%) Reinsurance
4 23 (4.99%) User Experience
5 22 (4.77%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (4.34%) Public Cloud
7 19 (4.12%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.60%) Cloud Native
9 10 (2.17%) Derivative
9 10 (2.17%) Renewable Energy
10 8 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.52%) Social Media
12 6 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.08%) NHS
14 4 (0.87%) Replication
15 3 (0.65%) Management Information System
16 2 (0.43%) Blog
16 2 (0.43%) Grid Computing
16 2 (0.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.07%) Windows
2 15 (3.25%) VMS
3 9 (1.95%) Linux
3 9 (1.95%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.87%) SUSE
4 4 (0.87%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.65%) Unix
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (69.85%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (56.40%) Microservices
3 257 (55.75%) DevOps
4 118 (25.60%) TDD
5 116 (25.16%) SOLID
6 111 (24.08%) OO
7 110 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
8 105 (22.78%) Test Automation
9 89 (19.31%) MVC
10 87 (18.87%) Scrum
11 83 (18.00%) Migration
12 82 (17.79%) Mentoring
12 82 (17.79%) Software Engineering
13 66 (14.32%) SOA
14 64 (13.88%) Deployment Automation
14 64 (13.88%) E-Commerce
15 63 (13.67%) Domain-Driven Design
16 62 (13.45%) CRM
17 57 (12.36%) UML
18 55 (11.93%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 377 (81.78%) C#
2 294 (63.77%) SQL
3 195 (42.30%) JavaScript
4 110 (23.86%) PowerShell
5 68 (14.75%) T-SQL
6 27 (5.86%) TypeScript
7 20 (4.34%) Bash Shell
7 20 (4.34%) Python
8 13 (2.82%) Java
9 10 (2.17%) F#
10 9 (1.95%) ES6
11 4 (0.87%) R
11 4 (0.87%) Ruby
12 3 (0.65%) PHP
13 2 (0.43%) ES7
13 2 (0.43%) Scala
14 1 (0.22%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.22%) ES8
14 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 69 (14.97%) Degree
2 30 (6.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.74%) CISSP
4 6 (1.30%) CISA
4 6 (1.30%) CISM
4 6 (1.30%) ISSAP
4 6 (1.30%) ISSEP
5 5 (1.08%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.43%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.43%) CCNA
8 2 (0.43%) ISEB
8 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.43%) MCITP
8 2 (0.43%) MCP
8 2 (0.43%) MCSA
8 2 (0.43%) MCSE
8 2 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.51%) QA
2 9 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.95%) SLA
3 7 (1.52%) COBIT
4 5 (1.08%) NIST
5 4 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.65%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.65%) SOC 2
System Software
1 80 (17.35%) Docker
2 44 (9.54%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.30%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.22%) Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 93 (20.17%) Terraform
2 92 (19.96%) Kubernetes
3 53 (11.50%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.95%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.87%) Ansible
6 4 (0.87%) Puppet
7 2 (0.43%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 194 (42.08%) Microsoft
2 53 (11.50%) Nintex
3 24 (5.21%) Oracle
4 14 (3.04%) Databricks
5 9 (1.95%) Google
5 9 (1.95%) SAP
6 6 (1.30%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.08%) Autodesk
7 5 (1.08%) VMware
8 3 (0.65%) Adobe
8 3 (0.65%) Apple
8 3 (0.65%) Citrix
8 3 (0.65%) IBM
8 3 (0.65%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.43%) Cadence
9 2 (0.43%) Cisco
9 2 (0.43%) Dell
9 2 (0.43%) HP
9 2 (0.43%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.43%) TIBCO