Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Functions
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 325 -
Rank change year-on-year +44 - -
Permanent jobs citing Azure Functions 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.020% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.71% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +36.36% -

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,689 1,625 1,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.01% 15.96% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,324 1,325 929
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,765
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -6.46% +6.91%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Azure Functions
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Azure Functions as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Functions in the West Midlands

Azure Functions
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Azure Functions in the West Midlands

Azure Functions
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Functions in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Azure Functions in the West Midlands

Azure Functions
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Functions within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Staffordshire - 4 £47,500 -
Coventry +15 3 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £60,000 -
Azure Functions
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Azure Functions.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (100.00%) Serverless
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (50.00%) .NET
6 6 (50.00%) Migration
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (50.00%) PaaS
6 6 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
6 6 (50.00%) IaaS
6 6 (50.00%) Microservices
7 5 (41.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (41.67%) JSON
7 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (41.67%) TDD
7 5 (41.67%) NUnit
7 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 5 (41.67%) OOP
8 4 (33.33%) XML
8 4 (33.33%) Windows

Azure Functions
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (100.00%) Serverless
2 6 (50.00%) IaaS
2 6 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (33.33%) Cosmos DB
2 4 (33.33%) Redis
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (41.67%) NUnit
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (25.00%) NSubstitute
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) Moq
6 2 (16.67%) MSTest
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Azure Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) WCF
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (25.00%) Ninject
4 3 (25.00%) WinForms
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Dojo
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Microservices
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
1 6 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 5 (41.67%) OOP
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Android Development
3 4 (33.33%) Presales
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft