Period
to 28 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 799 947 1113
Rank change year-on-year +148 +166 +67
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 226 168 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.11% 0.048%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.53% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 184 136 72
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% +36.36%
10th Percentile £42,875 £46,875 £47,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £89,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.55%

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 42,255 39,654 36,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.63% 26.25% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34,336 31,631 29,885
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Azure Functions
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Azure Functions as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Functions in the UK

Azure Functions
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure Functions.

Salary trend for Azure Functions in the UK

Azure Functions
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Functions over the 6 months to 28 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure Functions in the UK

Azure Functions
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Functions within the UK over the 6 months to 28 January 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
England +160 220 £65,000 +8.33% 40
UK excluding London +80 110 £60,000 - 29
London +132 109 £67,500 +22.73% 15
South East +39 47 £75,000 +4.90% 12
South West +37 33 £52,500 -43.24% 2
Midlands +41 15 £53,750 -10.42% 5
North of England +52 11 £53,750 -10.42% 5
North West +44 11 £53,750 -10.42% 3
West Midlands +35 11 £55,000 -8.33% 4
East Midlands +16 4 £38,500 - 1
Scotland +27 2 - - 3
East of England +62 1 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Wales - 1 £80,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 with a requirement for Azure Functions.

1 226 (100.00%) Azure
1 226 (100.00%) Serverless
2 127 (56.19%) Microsoft
3 125 (55.31%) SQL
4 124 (54.87%) C#
5 116 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (50.44%) DevOps
7 111 (49.12%) .NET
8 86 (38.05%) JavaScript
9 83 (36.73%) Azure SQL Database
9 83 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (30.53%) AWS
11 68 (30.09%) SQL Server
12 66 (29.20%) HTML
13 63 (27.88%) PaaS
14 55 (24.34%) CSS
15 54 (23.89%) AngularJS
16 51 (22.57%) Git (software)
17 50 (22.12%) OO
18 45 (19.91%) React
19 44 (19.47%) Node.js
20 43 (19.03%) TDD
21 42 (18.58%) Cosmos DB
22 39 (17.26%) CRM
23 38 (16.81%) ASP.NET
23 38 (16.81%) PowerShell
23 38 (16.81%) Marketing
23 38 (16.81%) Mobile App
24 37 (16.37%) Analytics
24 37 (16.37%) .NET Core

Azure Functions
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (10.18%) BizTalk Server
2 22 (9.73%) IIS
3 12 (5.31%) Headless CMS
3 12 (5.31%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.98%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.21%) Confluence
6 3 (1.33%) Anypoint
6 3 (1.33%) Apache
6 3 (1.33%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.88%) CMS
8 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (6.19%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 28 (12.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 226 (100.00%) Azure
1 226 (100.00%) Serverless
2 69 (30.53%) AWS
3 63 (27.88%) PaaS
4 34 (15.04%) Azure Data Factory
4 34 (15.04%) SaaS
5 32 (14.16%) AWS Lambda
6 31 (13.72%) GCP
7 30 (13.27%) IaaS
8 24 (10.62%) Firebase
9 23 (10.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 19 (8.41%) Power Platform
11 18 (7.96%) Dynamics 365
12 16 (7.08%) GitHub
13 14 (6.19%) Azure Machine Learning
14 13 (5.75%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 11 (4.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (4.42%) Data Lake Analytics
17 9 (3.98%) AWS CloudFormation
18 8 (3.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.72%) Firewall
2 3 (1.33%) Network Security
3 1 (0.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (36.73%) Azure SQL Database
2 68 (30.09%) SQL Server
3 42 (18.58%) Cosmos DB
4 28 (12.39%) Data Lake
5 24 (10.62%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (7.08%) Power BI
7 14 (6.19%) Relational Database
7 14 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (5.75%) NoSQL
8 13 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (5.31%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.98%) Big Data
10 9 (3.98%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (3.10%) MongoDB
13 6 (2.65%) MySQL
14 5 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (1.77%) Oracle Exadata
15 4 (1.77%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 51 (22.57%) Git (software)
2 28 (12.39%) Visual Studio
3 27 (11.95%) Visual Studio Team System
4 22 (9.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (6.64%) Jenkins
6 13 (5.75%) TeamCity
7 10 (4.42%) JIRA
8 8 (3.54%) webpack
9 5 (2.21%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.88%) GitLab
12 2 (0.88%) Moq
12 2 (0.88%) MSTest
12 2 (0.88%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.88%) Subversion
13 1 (0.44%) Babel
13 1 (0.44%) ESLint
13 1 (0.44%) SonarQube
General
1 38 (16.81%) Marketing
2 32 (14.16%) Finance
3 10 (4.42%) Games
4 7 (3.10%) Local Government
5 5 (2.21%) Banking
6 4 (1.77%) Public Sector
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.44%) Publishing
8 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 117 (51.77%) Developer
2 45 (19.91%) C# Developer
3 42 (18.58%) Azure Developer
4 34 (15.04%) .NET Developer
5 29 (12.83%) Full Stack Developer
6 28 (12.39%) Consultant
7 27 (11.95%) Azure Consultant
7 27 (11.95%) Azure Engineer
8 26 (11.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 23 (10.18%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (9.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (8.85%) BizTalk Consultant
11 20 (8.85%) Principal Consultant
11 20 (8.85%) Senior Developer
12 16 (7.08%) Architect
13 15 (6.64%) Azure Architect
13 15 (6.64%) Senior C# Developer
14 12 (5.31%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (5.31%) Software Developer
15 11 (4.87%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (49.12%) .NET
2 66 (29.20%) HTML
3 55 (24.34%) CSS
4 54 (23.89%) AngularJS
5 45 (19.91%) React
6 44 (19.47%) Node.js
7 38 (16.81%) ASP.NET
8 37 (16.37%) .NET Core
9 35 (15.49%) HTML5
10 28 (12.39%) .NET Framework
11 25 (11.06%) WCF
11 25 (11.06%) XML
12 24 (10.62%) AWS Amplify
12 24 (10.62%) CSS3
12 24 (10.62%) Ember.js
12 24 (10.62%) Serverless Framework
13 21 (9.29%) RESTful
14 20 (8.85%) MSMQ
15 19 (8.41%) REST
16 16 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.81%) Mobile App
2 24 (10.62%) Cloud Native
3 19 (8.41%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (7.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (4.42%) Marketing Technology
5 10 (4.42%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.98%) Blog
6 9 (3.98%) Social Media
7 6 (2.65%) Reinsurance
7 6 (2.65%) User Experience
8 5 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.33%) Wiki
10 2 (0.88%) Clustering
11 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.08%) Linux
2 15 (6.64%) Android
2 15 (6.64%) Apple iOS
3 12 (5.31%) Windows
4 5 (2.21%) Unix
5 4 (1.77%) Solaris
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (51.33%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (50.44%) DevOps
3 83 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (22.12%) OO
5 43 (19.03%) TDD
6 39 (17.26%) CRM
7 37 (16.37%) Analytics
8 33 (14.60%) SOLID
9 30 (13.27%) BDD
9 30 (13.27%) Project Delivery
10 29 (12.83%) MVC
11 28 (12.39%) Microservices
11 28 (12.39%) Open Source
12 26 (11.50%) Infrastructure as Code
12 26 (11.50%) Progressive Web App
13 23 (10.18%) SOA
14 21 (9.29%) Line Management
14 21 (9.29%) Software Engineering
15 20 (8.85%) SDLC
15 20 (8.85%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (55.31%) SQL
2 124 (54.87%) C#
3 86 (38.05%) JavaScript
4 38 (16.81%) PowerShell
5 10 (4.42%) Python
6 9 (3.98%) Java
7 5 (2.21%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.77%) Scala
8 4 (1.77%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (0.44%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.44%) C
10 1 (0.44%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (3.54%) Degree
1 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.44%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.44%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.65%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.77%) GDPR
2 4 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (13.27%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.73%) Docker
3 14 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (10.62%) Kubernetes
2 22 (9.73%) Terraform
3 18 (7.96%) Ansible
4 17 (7.52%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (5.75%) Puppet
6 4 (1.77%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.44%) Mesos
7 1 (0.44%) MIIS
7 1 (0.44%) rkt
Vendors
1 127 (56.19%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.06%) Google
3 13 (5.75%) Databricks
4 10 (4.42%) Splunk
5 8 (3.54%) Oracle
6 4 (1.77%) Netezza
7 3 (1.33%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.88%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.88%) IBM
8 2 (0.88%) VMware
8 2 (0.88%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.44%) HP