Period
to 28 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Azure Data Factory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Data Factory over the 6 months to 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK > England
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 433 502 724
Rank change year-on-year +69 +222 +101
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 680 298 384
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.68% 0.47% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.56% 1.27% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 603 221 296
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £49,375
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.37% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +8.33%

Azure Data Factory 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 43,482 23,488 40,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.47% 36.71% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31,330 19,602 33,584
10th Percentile £33,000 £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% +3.77%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Azure Data Factory
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Azure Data Factory as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Data Factory in England

Azure Data Factory
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Data Factory in England.

Salary trend for Azure Data Factory in England

Azure Data Factory
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Data Factory in England over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Data Factory in England

Azure Data Factory
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory within the England region over the 6 months to 28 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
London -25 320 £70,000 -5.41% 72
North of England +21 107 £55,000 +15.79% 25
Midlands -1 101 £50,000 - 20
West Midlands -11 90 £50,000 - 15
South East -37 76 £62,500 +19.05% 24
Yorkshire -8 56 £55,500 -22.11% 8
North West -11 44 £55,000 +18.92% 16
South West -50 26 £47,500 -2.56% 6
East of England -44 24 £48,000 +20.00% 6
East Midlands -42 11 £65,000 +85.71% 5
North East -15 7 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Azure Data Factory
UK

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory 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 England region with a requirement for Azure Data Factory.

1 680 (100.00%) Azure
2 521 (76.62%) SQL
3 466 (68.53%) Business Intelligence
4 414 (60.88%) Power Platform
5 404 (59.41%) Power BI
6 395 (58.09%) Data Warehouse
7 372 (54.71%) Microsoft
8 317 (46.62%) Databricks
9 312 (45.88%) SQL Server
10 307 (45.15%) Data Lake
11 292 (42.94%) Analytics
12 285 (41.91%) ETL
13 234 (34.41%) Data Modelling
14 231 (33.97%) Agile Software Development
15 223 (32.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 214 (31.47%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 212 (31.18%) Azure SQL Database
18 197 (28.97%) DevOps
19 195 (28.68%) Python
20 192 (28.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 149 (21.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 139 (20.44%) Visualisation
23 137 (20.15%) T-SQL
24 130 (19.12%) C#
25 123 (18.09%) Finance
25 123 (18.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
26 116 (17.06%) Data Engineering
27 114 (16.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
28 106 (15.59%) AWS
29 102 (15.00%) Data Pipeline

Azure Data Factory
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 57 (8.38%) Apache Spark
2 29 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.21%) Apache
4 12 (1.76%) Confluence
5 7 (1.03%) Apache Synapse
6 6 (0.88%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.44%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.15%) CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 31 (4.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 29 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.74%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 680 (100.00%) Azure
2 414 (60.88%) Power Platform
3 214 (31.47%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 106 (15.59%) AWS
5 93 (13.68%) PaaS
6 73 (10.74%) Serverless
7 71 (10.44%) Azure Stack
8 63 (9.26%) Azure Functions
9 52 (7.65%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 51 (7.50%) Dynamics 365
11 47 (6.91%) Azure Storage
12 46 (6.76%) Azure Logic Apps
12 46 (6.76%) PowerApps
13 41 (6.03%) Snowflake
14 39 (5.74%) Power Automate
15 36 (5.29%) GCP
16 31 (4.56%) Azure Service Bus
16 31 (4.56%) IaaS
17 29 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
18 23 (3.38%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.06%) Firewall
2 11 (1.62%) DMZ
3 4 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (0.59%) FTP
4 2 (0.29%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (59.41%) Power BI
2 395 (58.09%) Data Warehouse
3 312 (45.88%) SQL Server
4 307 (45.15%) Data Lake
5 223 (32.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 212 (31.18%) Azure SQL Database
7 192 (28.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 149 (21.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 123 (18.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 114 (16.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 87 (12.79%) Tableau
12 58 (8.53%) NoSQL
13 53 (7.79%) Big Data
14 47 (6.91%) Relational Database
15 36 (5.29%) Metadata
16 35 (5.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 30 (4.41%) Hadoop
18 25 (3.68%) OLTP
19 23 (3.38%) QlikView
20 22 (3.24%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 52 (7.65%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.97%) Visual Studio
3 22 (3.24%) JIRA
4 20 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 13 (1.91%) Bitbucket
6 11 (1.62%) ER Studio
6 11 (1.62%) Gradle
6 11 (1.62%) Maven
7 10 (1.47%) ERwin
7 10 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio Code
10 4 (0.59%) GDB
10 4 (0.59%) NUnit
10 4 (0.59%) Selenium
10 4 (0.59%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.59%) Subversion
11 3 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 123 (18.09%) Finance
2 88 (12.94%) Social Skills
3 77 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (5.00%) Retail
5 27 (3.97%) Marketing
6 19 (2.79%) Law
7 17 (2.50%) Presentation Skills
8 16 (2.35%) Billing
8 16 (2.35%) Public Sector
9 11 (1.62%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.47%) Czech Language
11 9 (1.32%) Banking
12 8 (1.18%) Advertising
13 5 (0.74%) Legal
14 4 (0.59%) Automotive
14 4 (0.59%) Electronics
14 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.44%) Back Office
15 3 (0.44%) Organisational Skills
16 2 (0.29%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 227 (33.38%) Data Engineer
2 175 (25.74%) Developer
3 154 (22.65%) Azure Engineer
4 128 (18.82%) Architect
5 101 (14.85%) Data Architect
6 80 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 72 (10.59%) Azure Architect
8 46 (6.76%) Azure Developer
9 45 (6.62%) Senior Data Engineer
10 35 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
11 32 (4.71%) Consultant
12 30 (4.41%) Analyst
13 24 (3.53%) Cloud Engineer
13 24 (3.53%) SQL Developer
14 22 (3.24%) Microsoft Developer
14 22 (3.24%) Power BI Developer
15 21 (3.09%) .NET Developer
16 20 (2.94%) Business Developer
17 16 (2.35%) Data Consultant
17 16 (2.35%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (13.68%) .NET
2 33 (4.85%) PySpark
2 33 (4.85%) Web Services
3 31 (4.56%) React
4 29 (4.26%) Node.js
5 27 (3.97%) Middleware
6 25 (3.68%) JSON
7 23 (3.38%) OAuth
7 23 (3.38%) OAuth2
8 22 (3.24%) Kafka
9 19 (2.79%) GraphQL
9 19 (2.79%) HTML
10 18 (2.65%) .NET Core
11 16 (2.35%) CSS
11 16 (2.35%) XML
12 15 (2.21%) MDX
13 14 (2.06%) .NET Framework
13 14 (2.06%) REST
14 10 (1.47%) SOAP
15 9 (1.32%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.24%) Data Structures
2 21 (3.09%) Public Cloud
3 19 (2.79%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.21%) Reinsurance
5 13 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (1.32%) Replication
7 8 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.03%) Cloud Native
8 7 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.03%) User Experience
9 6 (0.88%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.74%) NHS
11 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.59%) Life Science
11 4 (0.59%) Renewable Energy
12 3 (0.44%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.44%) Legacy Applications
12 3 (0.44%) Social Media
12 3 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (0.88%) Linux
1 6 (0.88%) Windows
1 6 (0.88%) Windows Server
2 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (0.15%) AIX
4 1 (0.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (68.53%) Business Intelligence
2 292 (42.94%) Analytics
3 285 (41.91%) ETL
4 234 (34.41%) Data Modelling
5 231 (33.97%) Agile Software Development
6 197 (28.97%) DevOps
7 139 (20.44%) Visualisation
8 116 (17.06%) Data Engineering
9 102 (15.00%) Data Pipeline
10 98 (14.41%) Migration
11 93 (13.68%) Data Architecture
12 91 (13.38%) Data Visualisation
13 86 (12.65%) Data Integration
14 82 (12.06%) Data Strategy
15 77 (11.32%) Data Analytics
16 74 (10.88%) Data Management
17 70 (10.29%) Kimball Methodology
18 68 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
19 66 (9.71%) Scrum
20 62 (9.12%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 521 (76.62%) SQL
2 195 (28.68%) Python
3 137 (20.15%) T-SQL
4 130 (19.12%) C#
5 50 (7.35%) PowerShell
6 46 (6.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 38 (5.59%) R
8 37 (5.44%) Scala
9 36 (5.29%) JavaScript
10 19 (2.79%) U-SQL
11 18 (2.65%) Java
12 10 (1.47%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.18%) VB
14 5 (0.74%) Perl
15 4 (0.59%) ANSI SQL
16 3 (0.44%) PHP
17 2 (0.29%) C
17 2 (0.29%) ES6
17 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (6.91%) Degree
2 25 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (1.91%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.91%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.74%) ISEB
5 5 (0.74%) MCSE
6 4 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.44%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.44%) MCSA
8 2 (0.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.29%) CISSP
8 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.29%) MCITP
8 2 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.35%) Data Quality
2 27 (3.97%) QA
3 2 (0.29%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.29%) GDPR
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (5.15%) Docker
2 22 (3.24%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.88%) HDFS
5 4 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.44%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.29%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 38 (5.59%) Kubernetes
2 26 (3.82%) Terraform
3 15 (2.21%) Ansible
4 4 (0.59%) HP ALM
4 4 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (0.44%) Grafana
5 3 (0.44%) Istio
5 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.44%) Prometheus
5 3 (0.44%) Puppet
6 2 (0.29%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.29%) Nagios
7 1 (0.15%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 372 (54.71%) Microsoft
2 317 (46.62%) Databricks
3 34 (5.00%) Alteryx
4 26 (3.82%) SAP
5 23 (3.38%) Google
6 21 (3.09%) Informatica
7 17 (2.50%) Oracle
8 16 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.32%) IBM
10 8 (1.18%) Cognos
11 7 (1.03%) Intapp
11 7 (1.03%) JD Edwards
11 7 (1.03%) Talend
11 7 (1.03%) TIBCO
12 6 (0.88%) Teradata
13 5 (0.74%) Cloudera
13 5 (0.74%) Remedy
13 5 (0.74%) Sparx
14 4 (0.59%) CheckPoint
14 4 (0.59%) StreamSets