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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 581 563 662
Rank change year-on-year -18 +99 +239
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 913 476 190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.14% 1.05% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 252 370 163
10th Percentile £42,050 £43,750 £48,750
25th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - -13.33% +20.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £92,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.09% -8.00%

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 80,165 45,522 28,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.63% 42.59% 36.34%
Number of salaries quoted 39,383 33,449 23,559
10th Percentile £32,800 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Azure Functions
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Functions in the UK

Azure Functions
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Functions.

Salary trend for Azure Functions in the UK

Azure Functions
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Functions over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Functions in the UK

Azure Functions
Top 16 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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -25 758 £65,000 - 52
Work from Home -37 532 £60,000 -7.69% 27
UK excluding London +125 524 £60,000 +11.11% 30
London -210 298 £70,000 -2.78% 25
North of England +52 181 £80,000 +18.52% 5
North West +41 144 £80,000 +18.52% 4
South East -37 114 £60,000 +6.67% 6
Midlands +12 104 £52,500 -4.55% 6
West Midlands +6 87 £52,500 -12.50% 4
East of England -65 44 £60,000 +25.00% 5
Scotland - 44 £52,500 - 2
South West -12 37 £80,000 +45.45% 3
Yorkshire -32 36 £55,000 -18.52% 1
East Midlands -30 17 - - 2
Wales -25 2 £40,250 -19.50% 2
North East - 1 £58,500 -

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 913 (100.00%) Azure
1 913 (100.00%) Serverless
2 693 (75.90%) Agile
3 641 (70.21%) DevOps
4 558 (61.12%) .NET
5 502 (54.98%) Microsoft
6 479 (52.46%) C#
6 479 (52.46%) Azure DevOps
7 477 (52.25%) SQL
8 437 (47.86%) Azure Service Bus
9 390 (42.72%) Terraform
10 386 (42.28%) Social Skills
11 372 (40.74%) JavaScript
12 357 (39.10%) SQL Server
13 341 (37.35%) Git (software)
14 325 (35.60%) React
15 310 (33.95%) .NET Core
16 286 (31.33%) CI/CD
17 275 (30.12%) HTML
18 264 (28.92%) MVC
19 261 (28.59%) Azure Logic Apps
20 237 (25.96%) CSS
21 230 (25.19%) .NET Framework
22 229 (25.08%) Test Automation
23 228 (24.97%) Microservices
24 221 (24.21%) Product Roadmap
25 213 (23.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
26 212 (23.22%) AWS
27 211 (23.11%) Continuous Improvement
28 203 (22.23%) Unit Testing

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
1 105 (11.50%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (2.52%) Apache Airflow
3 22 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.97%) Apache Spark
5 14 (1.53%) Confluence
6 13 (1.42%) Apache Solr
6 13 (1.42%) Luigi
7 9 (0.99%) Apache
8 6 (0.66%) IIS
9 4 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.22%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.22%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.11%) CMS
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.11%) Kentico
12 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.22%) Revit
Business Applications
1 43 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.31%) Shopify
3 3 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 913 (100.00%) Azure
1 913 (100.00%) Serverless
2 479 (52.46%) Azure DevOps
3 437 (47.86%) Azure Service Bus
4 261 (28.59%) Azure Logic Apps
5 213 (23.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 212 (23.22%) AWS
7 163 (17.85%) AWS Lambda
8 132 (14.46%) GCP
9 120 (13.14%) Power Platform
10 106 (11.61%) Azure Storage
11 102 (11.17%) Azure AKS
11 102 (11.17%) GitHub
12 101 (11.06%) Azure Monitor
13 99 (10.84%) Azure Data Factory
14 91 (9.97%) Azure Event Grid
15 89 (9.75%) Azure Synapse Analytics
16 82 (8.98%) GitHub Actions
17 46 (5.04%) Azure Pipelines
18 44 (4.82%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.72%) Cisco IPT
2 25 (2.74%) HTTP
3 22 (2.41%) VPN
4 19 (2.08%) Firewall
5 14 (1.53%) Internet
6 3 (0.33%) DNS
7 2 (0.22%) WAN
8 1 (0.11%) IPv4
8 1 (0.11%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (39.10%) SQL Server
2 178 (19.50%) NoSQL
3 110 (12.05%) Data Lake
4 88 (9.64%) Big Data
5 76 (8.32%) Azure SQL Database
6 74 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (5.04%) Power BI
8 42 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
9 39 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (3.50%) DynamoDB
12 30 (3.29%) MySQL
13 26 (2.85%) MongoDB
14 22 (2.41%) Neo4j
15 21 (2.30%) Relational Database
16 18 (1.97%) Oracle Database
17 16 (1.75%) RDBMS
17 16 (1.75%) Star Schema
18 14 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
18 14 (1.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 341 (37.35%) Git (software)
2 174 (19.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 109 (11.94%) Jenkins
4 87 (9.53%) Gradle
4 87 (9.53%) Maven
4 87 (9.53%) Mockito
5 62 (6.79%) Sonatype Nexus
6 38 (4.16%) JIRA
7 24 (2.63%) Postman
8 22 (2.41%) Visual Studio
9 21 (2.30%) GitLab
10 12 (1.31%) Moq
11 11 (1.20%) SpecFlow
12 9 (0.99%) JMeter
13 7 (0.77%) Bitbucket
13 7 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (0.77%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.66%) NUnit
14 6 (0.66%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 386 (42.28%) Social Skills
2 169 (18.51%) Finance
3 91 (9.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 89 (9.75%) Banking
5 39 (4.27%) Wearables
6 36 (3.94%) Marketing
7 34 (3.72%) Games
8 22 (2.41%) Retail
9 21 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (1.53%) Police
10 14 (1.53%) Publishing
11 13 (1.42%) Music Industry
12 11 (1.20%) Back Office
13 10 (1.10%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.88%) Advertising
15 6 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.66%) Telecoms
16 4 (0.44%) Documentation Skills
16 4 (0.44%) Public Sector
16 4 (0.44%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 465 (50.93%) Developer
2 149 (16.32%) Senior Developer
3 146 (15.99%) .NET Developer
4 112 (12.27%) Data Engineer
5 90 (9.86%) Azure Engineer
6 82 (8.98%) Senior Data Engineer
7 81 (8.87%) Architect
7 81 (8.87%) Cloud Engineer
8 70 (7.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 69 (7.56%) Security Engineer
10 68 (7.45%) Senior Security Engineer
11 63 (6.90%) Azure Architect
12 60 (6.57%) Software Developer
13 59 (6.46%) Java Developer
14 58 (6.35%) Senior .NET Developer
15 57 (6.24%) C# Developer
16 54 (5.91%) Full Stack Developer
17 46 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
18 45 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
19 41 (4.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 558 (61.12%) .NET
2 325 (35.60%) React
3 310 (33.95%) .NET Core
4 275 (30.12%) HTML
5 237 (25.96%) CSS
6 230 (25.19%) .NET Framework
7 194 (21.25%) Entity Framework
8 192 (21.03%) jQuery
9 191 (20.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 149 (16.32%) Kafka
11 132 (14.46%) RESTful
12 94 (10.30%) RabbitMQ
13 93 (10.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 90 (9.86%) Spring Boot
15 89 (9.75%) Spring
16 88 (9.64%) ARM Templates
17 83 (9.09%) Node.js
18 81 (8.87%) ASP.NET
19 74 (8.11%) OAuth
20 73 (8.00%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.53%) Social Network
2 45 (4.93%) IoT
2 45 (4.93%) Mobile App
3 42 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (4.60%) User Experience
4 40 (4.38%) Renewable Energy
5 39 (4.27%) Robotics
6 22 (2.41%) Social Media
7 18 (1.97%) Low-Code
8 15 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (1.53%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.31%) Cloud Native
11 9 (0.99%) NHS
12 7 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.77%) Legacy Systems
13 6 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
14 5 (0.55%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.44%) CSOC
15 4 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
15 4 (0.44%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 194 (21.25%) Android
1 194 (21.25%) Apple iOS
2 40 (4.38%) Linux
3 36 (3.94%) Windows
4 8 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 693 (75.90%) Agile
2 641 (70.21%) DevOps
3 286 (31.33%) CI/CD
4 264 (28.92%) MVC
5 229 (25.08%) Test Automation
6 228 (24.97%) Microservices
7 221 (24.21%) Product Roadmap
8 211 (23.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 203 (22.23%) Unit Testing
10 189 (20.70%) User Stories
11 183 (20.04%) Analytics
12 173 (18.95%) Dependency Injection
13 172 (18.84%) Process Improvement
14 149 (16.32%) Continuous Integration
15 137 (15.01%) Event-Driven
16 133 (14.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 133 (14.57%) Full Stack Development
16 133 (14.57%) TDD
17 125 (13.69%) OO
18 121 (13.25%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 479 (52.46%) C#
2 477 (52.25%) SQL
3 372 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 168 (18.40%) Java
5 153 (16.76%) Python
6 111 (12.16%) T-SQL
7 108 (11.83%) PowerShell
8 91 (9.97%) TypeScript
9 83 (9.09%) Scala
10 81 (8.87%) Bash
11 66 (7.23%) Go
12 16 (1.75%) C
13 11 (1.20%) Rust
14 4 (0.44%) Bicep
15 3 (0.33%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.22%) C++
16 2 (0.22%) Dart
16 2 (0.22%) ES6
17 1 (0.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 158 (17.31%) Degree
2 75 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (4.27%) TOGAF Certification
4 34 (3.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 34 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (3.72%) CISSP
5 22 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (2.41%) Security Cleared
6 19 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.44%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.33%) GCIA
8 3 (0.33%) SANS
9 2 (0.22%) PMP
10 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.11%) FFIEC
10 1 (0.11%) OCP
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (11.72%) QA
2 9 (0.99%) Accessibility
3 8 (0.88%) GDPR
4 5 (0.55%) GxP
5 4 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.22%) SOC 2
7 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.11%) GLBA
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) NIST
System Software
1 172 (18.84%) Docker
2 26 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 390 (42.72%) Terraform
2 166 (18.18%) Kubernetes
3 21 (2.30%) Ansible
4 12 (1.31%) Grafana
4 12 (1.31%) Prometheus
5 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (0.66%) Opsgenie
5 6 (0.66%) Packer
5 6 (0.66%) WSUS
6 1 (0.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 502 (54.98%) Microsoft
2 176 (19.28%) Xamarin
3 105 (11.50%) Databricks
4 72 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
5 43 (4.71%) MuleSoft
6 30 (3.29%) VMware
7 21 (2.30%) Oracle
8 15 (1.64%) Google
9 11 (1.20%) New Relic
10 7 (0.77%) SAP
11 6 (0.66%) Dynatrace
11 6 (0.66%) Splunk
12 3 (0.33%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.33%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.22%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.22%) Autodesk
13 2 (0.22%) HubSpot
13 2 (0.22%) Kofax
13 2 (0.22%) Marketo
13 2 (0.22%) Sitecore