Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Service Bus
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 557 604 771
Rank change year-on-year +47 +167 +152
Permanent jobs citing Azure Service Bus 510 196 355
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.06% 0.76% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 447 160 270
10th Percentile £39,900 £42,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -8.70%

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 48,328 25,846 43,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.71% 36.51% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34,864 21,351 35,854
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
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 £75,000 £74,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +57 478 £60,000 -4.00% 110
UK excluding London +40 281 £50,000 -9.09% 63
London -9 201 £75,000 +13.21% 49
South East +27 134 £55,000 -4.35% 19
Work from Home -194 110 £52,500 -19.23% 28
North of England -39 52 £47,500 -1.04% 12
North West -6 41 £47,500 -13.64% 9
East of England -7 33 £48,000 -24.71% 9
Midlands -54 31 £57,500 +9.52% 10
West Midlands -42 29 £58,750 +3.07% 6
South West -68 17 £52,500 -4.55% 7
Yorkshire -64 10 £48,750 +39.29% 1
Wales -13 7 £41,500 - 1
Scotland -55 7 £47,500 -5.00% 5
East Midlands -47 2 £32,500 -31.58% 4
North East - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 509 (99.80%) Azure
2 417 (81.76%) .NET
3 413 (80.98%) C#
4 361 (70.78%) Agile Software Development
5 332 (65.10%) SQL
6 308 (60.39%) Microservices
7 273 (53.53%) DevOps
8 268 (52.55%) .NET Core
9 240 (47.06%) Microsoft
10 228 (44.71%) SQL Server
11 210 (41.18%) JavaScript
12 176 (34.51%) React
13 169 (33.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 155 (30.39%) PaaS
15 152 (29.80%) Serverless
16 147 (28.82%) Web Services
17 137 (26.86%) .NET Framework
18 131 (25.69%) Azure Functions
19 127 (24.90%) ASP.NET
20 125 (24.51%) Azure Service Fabric
21 116 (22.75%) SOLID
22 114 (22.35%) Azure Storage
23 113 (22.16%) Social Skills
24 112 (21.96%) Kubernetes
25 109 (21.37%) TDD
26 108 (21.18%) OO
27 107 (20.98%) Azure App Service
28 102 (20.00%) AngularJS
28 102 (20.00%) PowerShell
29 101 (19.80%) Azure SQL Database

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 65 (12.75%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (3.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (2.16%) CMS
5 9 (1.76%) Confluence
6 5 (0.98%) IIS
7 3 (0.59%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.59%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.39%) Apache
8 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.39%) Mule
8 2 (0.39%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.98%) AutoCAD
2 5 (0.98%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.98%) Revit
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.39%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 62 (12.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.37%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.98%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 3 (0.59%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.59%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.59%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 509 (99.80%) Azure
2 155 (30.39%) PaaS
3 152 (29.80%) Serverless
4 131 (25.69%) Azure Functions
5 125 (24.51%) Azure Service Fabric
6 114 (22.35%) Azure Storage
7 107 (20.98%) Azure App Service
8 96 (18.82%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 80 (15.69%) AWS
10 79 (15.49%) Azure Key Vault
11 76 (14.90%) Azure Active Directory
12 72 (14.12%) Azure Logic Apps
13 71 (13.92%) Azure Event Grid
14 59 (11.57%) GitHub
15 49 (9.61%) Cloud Computing
16 46 (9.02%) IaaS
16 46 (9.02%) SaaS
17 43 (8.43%) Power Platform
18 33 (6.47%) Azure Data Factory
19 31 (6.08%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.84%) Firewall
2 34 (6.67%) VPN
3 24 (4.71%) DNS
4 5 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.78%) Network Security
5 4 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (0.78%) WAN
6 3 (0.59%) HTTP
6 3 (0.59%) SAN
6 3 (0.59%) SD-WAN
6 3 (0.59%) SSL
7 2 (0.39%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (0.39%) DHCP
7 2 (0.39%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.39%) NAS
7 2 (0.39%) Skype
7 2 (0.39%) VLAN
7 2 (0.39%) VoIP
7 2 (0.39%) Wireless
7 2 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (44.71%) SQL Server
2 101 (19.80%) Azure SQL Database
3 95 (18.63%) NoSQL
4 41 (8.04%) MongoDB
5 38 (7.45%) Data Lake
6 30 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (4.90%) Power BI
8 24 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 23 (4.51%) Big Data
9 23 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (3.92%) Relational Database
11 15 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (1.57%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.78%) Tableau
14 3 (0.59%) Data Vault
14 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 97 (19.02%) Visual Studio Team System
2 77 (15.10%) Octopus Deploy
3 74 (14.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 73 (14.31%) TeamCity
5 51 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 40 (7.84%) Jenkins
7 35 (6.86%) JIRA
8 18 (3.53%) Selenium
9 17 (3.33%) Postman
10 15 (2.94%) Visual Studio
11 13 (2.55%) JMeter
12 9 (1.76%) NUnit
13 7 (1.37%) webpack
14 6 (1.18%) SpecFlow
15 5 (0.98%) Cypress.io
16 4 (0.78%) Mercurial
16 4 (0.78%) Subversion
17 3 (0.59%) Bitbucket
17 3 (0.59%) SoapUI
18 2 (0.39%) Artifactory
General
1 113 (22.16%) Social Skills
2 60 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (9.80%) Finance
4 21 (4.12%) Organisational Skills
5 16 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (2.55%) Front Office
7 12 (2.35%) Retail
8 9 (1.76%) Automotive
9 8 (1.57%) Presentation Skills
10 7 (1.37%) Online Betting
11 6 (1.18%) Legal
11 6 (1.18%) Marketing
11 6 (1.18%) Public Sector
12 5 (0.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 5 (0.98%) Wearables
13 4 (0.78%) Advertising
13 4 (0.78%) Back Office
13 4 (0.78%) Electronics
14 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 325 (63.73%) Developer
2 183 (35.88%) C# Developer
3 164 (32.16%) .NET Developer
4 107 (20.98%) Senior Developer
5 97 (19.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 91 (17.84%) Software Developer
7 86 (16.86%) Azure Developer
8 83 (16.27%) Senior C# Developer
9 68 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
10 54 (10.59%) C# Software Developer
11 47 (9.22%) Senior .NET Developer
12 44 (8.63%) Architect
13 39 (7.65%) Lead Developer
14 37 (7.25%) React Developer
15 35 (6.86%) Software Engineer
16 34 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
17 27 (5.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 24 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
19 23 (4.51%) Azure Engineer
20 21 (4.12%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 417 (81.76%) .NET
2 268 (52.55%) .NET Core
3 176 (34.51%) React
4 169 (33.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 147 (28.82%) Web Services
6 137 (26.86%) .NET Framework
7 127 (24.90%) ASP.NET
8 102 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 94 (18.43%) CSS
10 83 (16.27%) ASP.NET Core
11 76 (14.90%) Entity Framework
12 72 (14.12%) jQuery
13 69 (13.53%) RabbitMQ
13 69 (13.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 63 (12.35%) SOAP
15 57 (11.18%) RESTful
16 49 (9.61%) REST
17 48 (9.41%) Vue.js
18 43 (8.43%) HTML
19 33 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 99 (19.41%) Greenfield Project
2 54 (10.59%) N-Tier
3 33 (6.47%) Public Cloud
4 32 (6.27%) Legacy Systems
5 30 (5.88%) User Experience
6 28 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
7 21 (4.12%) Reinsurance
8 19 (3.73%) Mobile App
9 15 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.55%) Cloud Native
10 13 (2.55%) Legacy Applications
11 10 (1.96%) Derivative
11 10 (1.96%) Renewable Energy
12 7 (1.37%) Social Media
13 6 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.98%) 3D Graphics
15 4 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
15 4 (0.78%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.78%) Replication
15 4 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.69%) Windows
2 21 (4.12%) VMS
3 13 (2.55%) Linux
4 8 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.98%) SUSE
5 5 (0.98%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (70.78%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (60.39%) Microservices
3 273 (53.53%) DevOps
4 116 (22.75%) SOLID
5 109 (21.37%) TDD
6 108 (21.18%) OO
7 101 (19.80%) Scrum
8 98 (19.22%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (18.82%) MVC
10 92 (18.04%) Test Automation
11 90 (17.65%) Software Engineering
12 81 (15.88%) Mentoring
13 79 (15.49%) SOA
14 75 (14.71%) Domain-Driven Design
15 74 (14.51%) E-Commerce
16 71 (13.92%) Migration
17 63 (12.35%) CQRS
18 62 (12.16%) Clean Code
18 62 (12.16%) CRM
19 60 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 413 (80.98%) C#
2 332 (65.10%) SQL
3 210 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 102 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 65 (12.75%) T-SQL
6 42 (8.24%) TypeScript
7 21 (4.12%) Bash Shell
8 16 (3.14%) Java
9 11 (2.16%) Python
10 8 (1.57%) ES6
10 8 (1.57%) F#
11 6 (1.18%) PHP
12 2 (0.39%) ES7
12 2 (0.39%) Ruby
12 2 (0.39%) Scala
12 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.20%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.20%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.20%) U-SQL
13 1 (0.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 62 (12.16%) Degree
2 32 (6.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.76%) CISSP
4 7 (1.37%) CISA
4 7 (1.37%) CISM
4 7 (1.37%) ISSAP
4 7 (1.37%) ISSEP
5 6 (1.18%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.39%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.39%) CCNA
8 2 (0.39%) MCITP
8 2 (0.39%) MCP
8 2 (0.39%) MCSA
8 2 (0.39%) MCSE
8 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.27%) QA
2 10 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.76%) SLA
4 8 (1.57%) COBIT
5 6 (1.18%) NIST
6 3 (0.59%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.59%) SOC 2
System Software
1 98 (19.22%) Docker
2 56 (10.98%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.20%) Firmware
6 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 112 (21.96%) Kubernetes
2 88 (17.25%) Terraform
3 46 (9.02%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.57%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (1.37%) Ansible
5 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (0.98%) Puppet
7 3 (0.59%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.20%) Grafana
8 1 (0.20%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 240 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.02%) Nintex
3 27 (5.29%) Oracle
4 18 (3.53%) Google
5 12 (2.35%) Databricks
6 9 (1.76%) IBM
7 8 (1.57%) SAP
8 7 (1.37%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.18%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.98%) Adobe
10 5 (0.98%) Autodesk
10 5 (0.98%) Citrix
10 5 (0.98%) Sparx
10 5 (0.98%) VMware
11 4 (0.78%) Apple
11 4 (0.78%) Okta
11 4 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.59%) IFS
13 2 (0.39%) HP
13 2 (0.39%) TIBCO