Period
to 17 May 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 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Service Bus
UK
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 504 690 752
Rank change year-on-year +186 +62 +214
Permanent jobs citing Azure Service Bus 443 237 362
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.19% 0.70% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 387 203 281
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,050 £35,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £50,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +4.35%

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 37,358 33,916 41,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.42% 35.24% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29,799 27,929 33,615
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 May 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 17 May 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 +193 420 £65,000 +3.17% 63
London +152 218 £75,000 +11.11% 25
UK excluding London +105 210 £52,500 - 39
Work from Home -118 84 £53,750 -17.31% 17
South East +90 82 £52,500 +0.96% 11
North of England +4 51 £47,500 -1.04% 7
North West +41 42 £47,500 -2.56% 6
Midlands +5 28 £57,500 -11.54% 6
West Midlands +10 26 £57,500 -23.33% 3
East of England +37 21 £53,000 -16.86% 8
South West -38 15 £52,500 - 4
Wales +25 7 £41,500 -
Scotland -17 6 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire -33 6 £61,250 +25.00% 1
North East 0 3 - -
East Midlands +1 2 £32,500 -31.58% 3

For the 6 months to 17 May 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.

1 442 (99.77%) Azure
2 343 (77.43%) C#
3 330 (74.49%) .NET
4 285 (64.33%) Agile Software Development
5 281 (63.43%) DevOps
6 279 (62.98%) SQL
7 224 (50.56%) Microservices
8 223 (50.34%) .NET Core
9 193 (43.57%) SQL Server
10 183 (41.31%) JavaScript
11 163 (36.79%) Microsoft
12 154 (34.76%) Serverless
13 151 (34.09%) Azure Service Fabric
13 151 (34.09%) .NET Framework
14 135 (30.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 133 (30.02%) Azure Functions
16 131 (29.57%) React
16 131 (29.57%) OO
17 129 (29.12%) PowerShell
18 128 (28.89%) SOLID
19 121 (27.31%) Terraform
19 121 (27.31%) Web Services
20 120 (27.09%) Continuous Integration
21 116 (26.19%) Test Automation
21 116 (26.19%) PaaS
22 111 (25.06%) TDD
23 110 (24.83%) Azure SQL Database
24 104 (23.48%) MVC
24 104 (23.48%) Azure App Service
25 101 (22.80%) CSS

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 85 (19.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (2.71%) NServiceBus
4 9 (2.03%) CMS
4 9 (2.03%) Confluence
5 7 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.68%) Apache
6 3 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.68%) IIS
6 3 (0.68%) Mule
6 3 (0.68%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.81%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.13%) AutoCAD
2 5 (1.13%) Revit
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.23%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 70 (15.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.68%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.68%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.45%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 442 (99.77%) Azure
2 154 (34.76%) Serverless
3 151 (34.09%) Azure Service Fabric
4 133 (30.02%) Azure Functions
5 116 (26.19%) PaaS
6 104 (23.48%) Azure App Service
7 95 (21.44%) Azure Key Vault
8 92 (20.77%) Azure Active Directory
9 81 (18.28%) Azure Storage
10 78 (17.61%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 77 (17.38%) Azure Logic Apps
12 63 (14.22%) Azure Event Grid
13 48 (10.84%) AWS
14 45 (10.16%) SaaS
15 38 (8.58%) Power Platform
16 33 (7.45%) NuGet
17 32 (7.22%) GitHub
18 30 (6.77%) Microsoft 365
19 21 (4.74%) IaaS
20 20 (4.51%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.32%) Firewall
2 13 (2.93%) VPN
3 6 (1.35%) DNS
4 5 (1.13%) Skype
4 5 (1.13%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.68%) Network Security
5 3 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (0.68%) VLAN
6 2 (0.45%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.45%) IPv4
6 2 (0.45%) SAN
6 2 (0.45%) Wireless
7 1 (0.23%) AMQP
7 1 (0.23%) DHCP
7 1 (0.23%) HTTP
7 1 (0.23%) LAN
7 1 (0.23%) NAS
7 1 (0.23%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) WAN
7 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (43.57%) SQL Server
2 110 (24.83%) Azure SQL Database
3 75 (16.93%) NoSQL
4 36 (8.13%) MongoDB
5 25 (5.64%) Power BI
5 25 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (4.06%) Data Lake
7 18 (4.06%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.13%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.13%) Redis
12 4 (0.90%) Big Data
13 3 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 85 (19.19%) Visual Studio Team System
2 68 (15.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (10.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 45 (10.16%) Git (software)
5 37 (8.35%) TeamCity
6 25 (5.64%) Selenium
7 21 (4.74%) Jenkins
8 18 (4.06%) Postman
9 13 (2.93%) JIRA
9 13 (2.93%) NUnit
10 12 (2.71%) Visual Studio
11 11 (2.48%) JMeter
12 7 (1.58%) webpack
13 6 (1.35%) Cypress.io
13 6 (1.35%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.35%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.90%) gulp
14 4 (0.90%) Moq
14 4 (0.90%) MSTest
General
1 81 (18.28%) Social Skills
2 68 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (11.51%) Finance
4 17 (3.84%) Marketing
5 14 (3.16%) Front Office
6 11 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.03%) Retail
8 8 (1.81%) Wearables
9 6 (1.35%) Legal
9 6 (1.35%) Online Betting
10 5 (1.13%) Public Sector
11 4 (0.90%) Electronics
11 4 (0.90%) Games
11 4 (0.90%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.68%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.45%) Automotive
13 2 (0.45%) Documentation Skills
14 1 (0.23%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 267 (60.27%) Developer
2 166 (37.47%) C# Developer
3 130 (29.35%) .NET Developer
4 112 (25.28%) Senior Developer
5 101 (22.80%) Azure Developer
6 88 (19.86%) Senior C# Developer
7 81 (18.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 54 (12.19%) Software Developer
9 50 (11.29%) Senior .NET Developer
10 40 (9.03%) Azure Engineer
11 38 (8.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 38 (8.58%) SQL Developer
12 37 (8.35%) .NET Software Developer
12 37 (8.35%) Cloud Engineer
13 35 (7.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 35 (7.90%) Senior SQL Developer
14 29 (6.55%) C# Software Developer
15 24 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
16 23 (5.19%) Integration Developer
16 23 (5.19%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 330 (74.49%) .NET
2 223 (50.34%) .NET Core
3 151 (34.09%) .NET Framework
4 135 (30.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 131 (29.57%) React
6 121 (27.31%) Web Services
7 101 (22.80%) CSS
8 93 (20.99%) Entity Framework
9 86 (19.41%) jQuery
10 83 (18.74%) ASP.NET
10 83 (18.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 69 (15.58%) AngularJS
12 49 (11.06%) REST
13 41 (9.26%) RabbitMQ
14 40 (9.03%) ASP.NET Core
15 37 (8.35%) RESTful
16 34 (7.67%) HTML
17 32 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (7.00%) Vue.js
19 23 (5.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.35%) N-Tier
2 55 (12.42%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (8.80%) Reinsurance
4 18 (4.06%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (2.48%) Cloud Native
7 10 (2.26%) Derivative
7 10 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.26%) Renewable Energy
8 9 (2.03%) User Experience
9 8 (1.81%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.35%) Social Media
11 5 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.13%) NHS
12 4 (0.90%) Wiki
13 2 (0.45%) Blog
13 2 (0.45%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.45%) Life Science
13 2 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.45%) Windows
2 11 (2.48%) Linux
2 11 (2.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.58%) VMS
4 5 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.13%) SUSE
4 5 (1.13%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.90%) Unix
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (64.33%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (63.43%) DevOps
3 224 (50.56%) Microservices
4 131 (29.57%) OO
5 128 (28.89%) SOLID
6 120 (27.09%) Continuous Integration
7 116 (26.19%) Test Automation
8 111 (25.06%) TDD
9 104 (23.48%) MVC
10 98 (22.12%) Migration
11 97 (21.90%) Mentoring
12 84 (18.96%) SOA
13 78 (17.61%) Software Engineering
14 74 (16.70%) Deployment Automation
15 71 (16.03%) CRM
16 70 (15.80%) Scrum
16 70 (15.80%) UML
17 63 (14.22%) BDD
18 62 (14.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
19 47 (10.61%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 343 (77.43%) C#
2 279 (62.98%) SQL
3 183 (41.31%) JavaScript
4 129 (29.12%) PowerShell
5 76 (17.16%) T-SQL
6 38 (8.58%) TypeScript
7 27 (6.09%) Python
8 19 (4.29%) Java
9 14 (3.16%) Bash Shell
10 11 (2.48%) F#
11 10 (2.26%) ES6
11 10 (2.26%) R
12 7 (1.58%) Ruby
13 6 (1.35%) PHP
14 3 (0.68%) ES8
15 2 (0.45%) ES7
16 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (17.38%) Degree
2 29 (6.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.58%) CISA
3 7 (1.58%) CISM
3 7 (1.58%) CISSP
3 7 (1.58%) ISSAP
3 7 (1.58%) ISSEP
4 5 (1.13%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.45%) ISEB
6 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.23%) CCNA
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.23%) MCITP
7 1 (0.23%) MCP
7 1 (0.23%) MCSA
7 1 (0.23%) MCSE
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.55%) QA
2 12 (2.71%) SLA
3 10 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.81%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.58%) COBIT
6 6 (1.35%) NIST
7 3 (0.68%) SOC 2
System Software
1 66 (14.90%) Docker
2 40 (9.03%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.45%) vSphere
7 1 (0.23%) Firmware
7 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 121 (27.31%) Terraform
2 78 (17.61%) Kubernetes
3 61 (13.77%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (3.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (1.13%) Ansible
6 4 (0.90%) Puppet
7 3 (0.68%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.23%) MIIS
Vendors
1 163 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 62 (14.00%) Nintex
3 23 (5.19%) Oracle
4 13 (2.93%) Google
5 9 (2.03%) Databricks
6 6 (1.35%) SAP
7 5 (1.13%) Autodesk
8 4 (0.90%) VMware
9 3 (0.68%) Apple
9 3 (0.68%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.68%) Sparx
9 3 (0.68%) Talend
9 3 (0.68%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.68%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.45%) Cadence
10 2 (0.45%) Cisco
10 2 (0.45%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.23%) Dell
11 1 (0.23%) EMC
11 1 (0.23%) HP