Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Service Bus
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 552 517 700
Rank change year-on-year -35 +183 +117
Permanent jobs citing Azure Service Bus 592 193 399
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.07% 0.96% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 442 167 339
10th Percentile £40,750 £37,500 £37,700
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
75th Percentile £77,500 £68,125 £80,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% -0.97% -10.43%

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 55,180 20,126 44,040
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.41% 40.55% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38,378 17,112 36,389
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Azure Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Service Bus in the UK

Azure Service Bus
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Azure Service Bus in the UK

Azure Service Bus
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Service Bus over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Service Bus in the UK

Azure Service Bus
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 Service Bus within the UK over the 6 months to 28 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
England -53 548 £55,000 -8.33% 95
UK excluding London -16 350 £52,500 +2.94% 66
London -146 187 £72,500 +11.54% 36
South East -19 186 £60,000 +20.00% 19
Work from Home -161 167 £52,500 -16.00% 15
North of England -89 65 £47,500 -13.64% 14
East of England -60 42 £45,000 -33.33% 7
North West -71 41 £47,500 -20.83% 12
Midlands -126 24 £52,500 -13.22% 10
Yorkshire -82 22 £45,000 +28.57% 2
South West -84 21 £55,000 +10.00% 7
West Midlands -105 20 £52,500 -13.22% 3
Scotland -77 9 £47,500 - 6
East Midlands -70 4 £65,000 +13.04% 7
Wales - 3 £42,500 - 3
North East - 2 £39,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 with a requirement for Azure Service Bus.

1 592 (100.00%) Azure
2 445 (75.17%) .NET
3 429 (72.47%) C#
4 418 (70.61%) Agile Software Development
5 334 (56.42%) Microsoft
6 329 (55.57%) SQL
7 322 (54.39%) DevOps
8 288 (48.65%) Microservices
9 251 (42.40%) .NET Core
10 212 (35.81%) SQL Server
11 187 (31.59%) Serverless
12 175 (29.56%) Azure Functions
13 173 (29.22%) JavaScript
14 164 (27.70%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 161 (27.20%) PaaS
16 160 (27.03%) React
17 159 (26.86%) ASP.NET Web API
18 129 (21.79%) Scrum
19 125 (21.11%) Web Services
20 123 (20.78%) AWS
21 121 (20.44%) Social Skills
22 113 (19.09%) Azure Logic Apps
23 111 (18.75%) Kubernetes
24 109 (18.41%) ASP.NET
25 108 (18.24%) Azure Storage
26 105 (17.74%) Azure Data Factory
27 101 (17.06%) TDD
28 100 (16.89%) Azure Event Grid
29 99 (16.72%) PowerShell
30 96 (16.22%) Analytics

Azure Service Bus
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 36 (6.08%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (4.56%) Apache Spark
3 19 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (3.21%) Cloud Foundry
4 18 (3.04%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.35%) IIS
5 8 (1.35%) SAS
6 7 (1.18%) CMS
7 6 (1.01%) Apache
7 6 (1.01%) Confluence
8 5 (0.84%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.68%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.01%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.51%) Zeplin
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.18%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.84%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 4 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.34%) R3 Corda
5 2 (0.34%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 592 (100.00%) Azure
2 187 (31.59%) Serverless
3 175 (29.56%) Azure Functions
4 164 (27.70%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 161 (27.20%) PaaS
6 123 (20.78%) AWS
7 113 (19.09%) Azure Logic Apps
8 108 (18.24%) Azure Storage
9 105 (17.74%) Azure Data Factory
10 100 (16.89%) Azure Event Grid
11 93 (15.71%) GitHub
12 77 (13.01%) SaaS
13 74 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
14 72 (12.16%) Azure Service Fabric
15 56 (9.46%) Azure App Service
16 55 (9.29%) IaaS
17 53 (8.95%) GitHub Actions
18 45 (7.60%) Azure Key Vault
19 44 (7.43%) Azure Stack
20 41 (6.93%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.91%) VPN
2 33 (5.57%) Cisco IPT
3 31 (5.24%) Firewall
4 23 (3.89%) DNS
5 6 (1.01%) HTTP
6 5 (0.84%) SSL
7 3 (0.51%) SD-WAN
7 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.51%) WAN
8 2 (0.34%) DHCP
8 2 (0.34%) MQTT
8 2 (0.34%) NAS
8 2 (0.34%) SAN
8 2 (0.34%) VoIP
8 2 (0.34%) WLAN
9 1 (0.17%) Network Security
9 1 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (35.81%) SQL Server
2 93 (15.71%) Azure SQL Database
3 91 (15.37%) Data Lake
4 87 (14.70%) NoSQL
5 63 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 58 (9.80%) Big Data
7 44 (7.43%) MongoDB
8 36 (6.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (3.21%) Power BI
11 17 (2.87%) Amazon Athena
11 17 (2.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 17 (2.87%) Amazon RDS
11 17 (2.87%) Amazon Redshift
11 17 (2.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 15 (2.53%) Electronic Patient Records
13 12 (2.03%) Redis
13 12 (2.03%) Relational Database
14 10 (1.69%) Blockchain
14 10 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 84 (14.19%) TeamCity
2 78 (13.18%) Octopus Deploy
3 50 (8.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 48 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 43 (7.26%) Git (software)
6 37 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (5.24%) JIRA
8 20 (3.38%) Selenium
9 17 (2.87%) kappa
10 16 (2.70%) NUnit
11 15 (2.53%) Visual Studio
12 13 (2.20%) SpecFlow
13 11 (1.86%) Appium
13 11 (1.86%) SonarQube
14 8 (1.35%) Cucumber
14 8 (1.35%) JMeter
14 8 (1.35%) Postman
14 8 (1.35%) REST Assured
15 3 (0.51%) Subversion
15 3 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 121 (20.44%) Social Skills
2 55 (9.29%) Finance
3 38 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.72%) Organisational Skills
5 16 (2.70%) Retail
6 13 (2.20%) Automotive
7 10 (1.69%) Banking
7 10 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.18%) Back Office
9 6 (1.01%) Law
9 6 (1.01%) Legal
9 6 (1.01%) Wearables
10 5 (0.84%) Advertising
10 5 (0.84%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (0.84%) Publishing
11 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 4 (0.68%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (0.51%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 306 (51.69%) Developer
2 143 (24.16%) .NET Developer
3 118 (19.93%) C# Developer
4 97 (16.39%) Senior Developer
5 88 (14.86%) Software Developer
6 72 (12.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 71 (11.99%) Architect
8 57 (9.63%) Senior C# Developer
9 52 (8.78%) .NET Software Developer
10 51 (8.61%) Azure Developer
11 43 (7.26%) Azure Engineer
11 43 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
12 42 (7.09%) Lead Developer
13 41 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
14 40 (6.76%) Azure Architect
15 38 (6.42%) Senior .NET Developer
16 35 (5.91%) Cloud Engineer
16 35 (5.91%) Full Stack Developer
17 34 (5.74%) DevOps Engineer
17 34 (5.74%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (75.17%) .NET
2 251 (42.40%) .NET Core
3 160 (27.03%) React
4 159 (26.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 125 (21.11%) Web Services
6 109 (18.41%) ASP.NET
7 90 (15.20%) AngularJS
8 87 (14.70%) .NET Framework
9 86 (14.53%) ASP.NET Core
10 79 (13.34%) RabbitMQ
11 76 (12.84%) SOAP
12 60 (10.14%) RESTful
13 59 (9.97%) CSS
14 53 (8.95%) Kafka
15 51 (8.61%) ARM Templates
16 45 (7.60%) REST
17 43 (7.26%) Middleware
18 42 (7.09%) Node.js
19 41 (6.93%) Entity Framework
20 40 (6.76%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 96 (16.22%) Greenfield Project
2 49 (8.28%) Public Cloud
3 35 (5.91%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (4.90%) Cloud Native
5 26 (4.39%) N-Tier
6 25 (4.22%) User Experience
7 22 (3.72%) Hybrid Cloud
8 21 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.87%) Mobile App
10 16 (2.70%) Legacy Applications
11 9 (1.52%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.35%) Legacy Systems
13 5 (0.84%) Grid Computing
13 5 (0.84%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.68%) Credit Risk
14 4 (0.68%) Replication
14 4 (0.68%) Social Network
15 3 (0.51%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
16 2 (0.34%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.28%) Windows
2 22 (3.72%) Linux
3 21 (3.55%) VMS
4 15 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.01%) Android
6 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Unix
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (70.61%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (54.39%) DevOps
3 288 (48.65%) Microservices
4 129 (21.79%) Scrum
5 101 (17.06%) TDD
6 96 (16.22%) Analytics
7 87 (14.70%) Full Stack Development
8 85 (14.36%) Continuous Integration
9 82 (13.85%) Software Engineering
10 77 (13.01%) Test Automation
11 72 (12.16%) E-Commerce
12 68 (11.49%) Data Analytics
12 68 (11.49%) Domain-Driven Design
12 68 (11.49%) Infrastructure as Code
13 65 (10.98%) Mentoring
14 64 (10.81%) MVC
15 62 (10.47%) CQRS
16 56 (9.46%) SDLC
17 55 (9.29%) SOLID
18 52 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 429 (72.47%) C#
2 329 (55.57%) SQL
3 173 (29.22%) JavaScript
4 99 (16.72%) PowerShell
5 61 (10.30%) Bash Shell
6 56 (9.46%) Python
7 54 (9.12%) Java
8 42 (7.09%) T-SQL
9 38 (6.42%) TypeScript
10 35 (5.91%) Scala
11 6 (1.01%) C
12 5 (0.84%) ES6
13 4 (0.68%) C++
13 4 (0.68%) Rust
14 3 (0.51%) R
15 2 (0.34%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.34%) U-SQL
15 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.34%) X++
16 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (5.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 33 (5.57%) CISSP
3 28 (4.73%) Degree
4 17 (2.87%) AWS Certification
5 15 (2.53%) CCSP
6 9 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.51%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.51%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.34%) CCNA
9 2 (0.34%) MCITP
9 2 (0.34%) MCP
9 2 (0.34%) MCSA
9 2 (0.34%) MCSE
9 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.17%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.28%) QA
2 20 (3.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.34%) GDPR
4 1 (0.17%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.17%) COBIT
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 94 (15.88%) Docker
2 51 (8.61%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 111 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 77 (13.01%) Terraform
3 6 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.84%) logstash
5 4 (0.68%) Ansible
5 4 (0.68%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.51%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 3 (0.51%) Grafana
6 3 (0.51%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.17%) Puppet
8 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 334 (56.42%) Microsoft
2 52 (8.78%) Databricks
3 18 (3.04%) Google
4 17 (2.87%) ServiceNow
5 16 (2.70%) Cognizant
5 16 (2.70%) IFS
5 16 (2.70%) SAP
6 14 (2.36%) Oracle
7 9 (1.52%) IBM
8 7 (1.18%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.01%) MuleSoft
10 5 (0.84%) Adobe
10 5 (0.84%) Apple
10 5 (0.84%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.84%) Citrix
10 5 (0.84%) Nintex
10 5 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.84%) Sparx
11 4 (0.68%) Dell
11 4 (0.68%) VMware