Period
to 29 November 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 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK > England
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 366 411 702
Rank change year-on-year +45 +291 +167
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 976 309 362
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.62% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.98% 1.50% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 677 255 308
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £49,250 £47,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% -17.86% +12.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -17.86% +12.00%

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 49,282 20,553 41,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.81% 41.53% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 34,736 17,732 34,528
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,625 £42,500 £39,746
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 £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 29 November 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 29 November 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 -39 447 £70,000 +1.82% 92
South East -27 161 £65,000 +18.18% 29
North of England -55 111 £57,500 +4.55% 32
Midlands -55 99 £55,000 +10.00% 34
West Midlands -61 69 £55,000 +10.00% 31
North West -71 58 £57,500 +4.55% 20
South West -38 56 £46,250 -5.13% 5
East of England -61 54 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire -57 49 £57,500 +15.00% 10
East Midlands -52 30 £47,500 - 2
North East -37 4 £45,500 -11.22% 2
Azure Data Factory
UK

For the 6 months to 29 November 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.

1 976 (100.00%) Azure
2 688 (70.49%) SQL
3 581 (59.53%) Business Intelligence
3 581 (59.53%) Power Platform
4 541 (55.43%) Power BI
5 526 (53.89%) Microsoft
6 505 (51.74%) Databricks
7 494 (50.61%) Analytics
8 484 (49.59%) Data Warehouse
9 458 (46.93%) Data Lake
10 456 (46.72%) ETL
11 453 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
12 415 (42.52%) SQL Server
13 393 (40.27%) DevOps
14 371 (38.01%) Python
15 311 (31.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 278 (28.48%) Data Modelling
16 278 (28.48%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 254 (26.02%) Azure SQL Database
18 230 (23.57%) Data Engineering
19 213 (21.82%) C#
19 213 (21.82%) AWS
20 211 (21.62%) Social Skills
21 205 (21.00%) Big Data
22 201 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 198 (20.29%) PowerShell
24 177 (18.14%) Serverless
25 176 (18.03%) Data Management
26 170 (17.42%) Finance
26 170 (17.42%) Visualisation

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 73 (7.48%) Apache Spark
2 35 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.23%) SAS
4 11 (1.13%) Apache
5 7 (0.72%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (0.31%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.31%) CMS
6 3 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.20%) Luigi
8 1 (0.10%) Confluence
8 1 (0.10%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.10%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.10%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.72%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.10%) iTrent
4 1 (0.10%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 976 (100.00%) Azure
2 581 (59.53%) Power Platform
3 278 (28.48%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 213 (21.82%) AWS
5 177 (18.14%) Serverless
6 152 (15.57%) Azure Functions
7 143 (14.65%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 140 (14.34%) PaaS
9 118 (12.09%) Azure Service Bus
10 81 (8.30%) Microsoft 365
11 74 (7.58%) Azure Event Grid
11 74 (7.58%) Azure Logic Apps
12 72 (7.38%) GitHub
13 66 (6.76%) Azure Storage
14 64 (6.56%) Azure Machine Learning
15 61 (6.25%) Azure Stack
16 56 (5.74%) Cloud Computing
17 45 (4.61%) PowerApps
18 44 (4.51%) Dynamics 365
19 40 (4.10%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.33%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (0.61%) Network Security
3 5 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (0.51%) Firewall
4 2 (0.20%) FTP
4 2 (0.20%) WAN
5 1 (0.10%) DMZ
5 1 (0.10%) DNS
5 1 (0.10%) HTTP
5 1 (0.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (55.43%) Power BI
2 484 (49.59%) Data Warehouse
3 458 (46.93%) Data Lake
4 415 (42.52%) SQL Server
5 311 (31.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 254 (26.02%) Azure SQL Database
7 205 (21.00%) Big Data
8 201 (20.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 160 (16.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 144 (14.75%) NoSQL
11 143 (14.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 100 (10.25%) Tableau
13 95 (9.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 86 (8.81%) HDInsight
15 82 (8.40%) MongoDB
16 79 (8.09%) Apache Cassandra
17 50 (5.12%) Metadata
18 46 (4.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 41 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
20 37 (3.79%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 60 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 51 (5.23%) Visual Studio
3 19 (1.95%) JIRA
3 19 (1.95%) kappa
4 15 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (1.23%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (0.92%) Visual Studio Code
8 8 (0.82%) Selenium
8 8 (0.82%) SpecFlow
9 7 (0.72%) NUnit
9 7 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (0.61%) PyCharm
10 6 (0.61%) RStudio
11 5 (0.51%) ER Studio
12 4 (0.41%) ERwin
12 4 (0.41%) GDB
13 3 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.20%) Gradle
General
1 211 (21.62%) Social Skills
2 170 (17.42%) Finance
3 138 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (4.30%) Law
5 38 (3.89%) Retail
6 32 (3.28%) Marketing
7 27 (2.77%) Legal
8 21 (2.15%) Banking
9 20 (2.05%) Public Sector
10 13 (1.33%) Presentation Skills
10 13 (1.33%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.02%) Czech Language
13 7 (0.72%) Automotive
13 7 (0.72%) Organisational Skills
14 5 (0.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.31%) Back Office
15 3 (0.31%) Local Government
16 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 375 (38.42%) Data Engineer
2 251 (25.72%) Developer
3 167 (17.11%) Architect
4 148 (15.16%) Azure Engineer
5 121 (12.40%) Data Architect
6 114 (11.68%) Security Engineer
7 113 (11.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 82 (8.40%) Senior Data Engineer
9 67 (6.86%) Azure Developer
9 67 (6.86%) Big Data Engineer
10 66 (6.76%) Azure Architect
10 66 (6.76%) Cloud Engineer
11 63 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Engineer
12 52 (5.33%) Analyst
13 39 (4.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 37 (3.79%) .NET Developer
14 37 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
15 36 (3.69%) Senior Security Engineer
16 32 (3.28%) Consultant
17 30 (3.07%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (16.60%) .NET
2 68 (6.97%) Web Services
3 45 (4.61%) Middleware
4 43 (4.41%) JSON
4 43 (4.41%) Node.js
5 41 (4.20%) Kafka
5 41 (4.20%) React
6 36 (3.69%) OAuth
6 36 (3.69%) OAuth2
7 34 (3.48%) XML
8 29 (2.97%) PySpark
9 25 (2.56%) .NET Core
10 22 (2.25%) GraphQL
11 20 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (2.05%) REST
12 19 (1.95%) .NET Framework
12 19 (1.95%) MDX
13 13 (1.33%) ARM Templates
13 13 (1.33%) YAML
14 12 (1.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 52 (5.33%) Management Information System
2 49 (5.02%) Data Structures
3 37 (3.79%) Public Cloud
4 36 (3.69%) Robotics
5 29 (2.97%) Cloud Native
6 18 (1.84%) Algorithms
7 17 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (1.64%) Reinsurance
9 9 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (0.82%) Data Centre
10 8 (0.82%) NHS
10 8 (0.82%) User Experience
11 7 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
11 7 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (0.61%) Grid Computing
12 6 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (0.61%) Life Science
12 6 (0.61%) Renewable Energy
12 6 (0.61%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.64%) Windows
2 12 (1.23%) Linux
3 8 (0.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.31%) Unix
5 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (59.53%) Business Intelligence
2 494 (50.61%) Analytics
3 456 (46.72%) ETL
4 453 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
5 393 (40.27%) DevOps
6 278 (28.48%) Data Modelling
7 230 (23.57%) Data Engineering
8 176 (18.03%) Data Management
9 170 (17.42%) Visualisation
10 161 (16.50%) Data Pipeline
11 153 (15.68%) Risk Management
12 140 (14.34%) Data Analytics
13 125 (12.81%) Migration
14 123 (12.60%) Cybersecurity
15 117 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
16 109 (11.17%) Microservices
17 108 (11.07%) Data Architecture
18 106 (10.86%) Scrum
19 99 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
20 98 (10.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 688 (70.49%) SQL
2 371 (38.01%) Python
3 213 (21.82%) C#
4 198 (20.29%) PowerShell
5 150 (15.37%) Java
6 141 (14.45%) T-SQL
7 102 (10.45%) Scala
8 73 (7.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 67 (6.86%) Bash Shell
10 62 (6.35%) R
11 24 (2.46%) JavaScript
12 11 (1.13%) U-SQL
13 9 (0.92%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.82%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.31%) ES6
15 3 (0.31%) PHP
15 3 (0.31%) VBA
16 2 (0.20%) Bicep
16 2 (0.20%) VB
17 1 (0.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 81 (8.30%) Degree
2 68 (6.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (5.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 52 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (5.33%) CISSP
4 37 (3.79%) TOGAF Certification
5 18 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.84%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (1.64%) AWS Certification
8 15 (1.54%) ISEB
9 14 (1.43%) CCSP
10 13 (1.33%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.61%) MCSE
13 5 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 4 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.31%) MBCS
15 3 (0.31%) MCITP
15 3 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (9.73%) Data Quality
2 47 (4.82%) QA
3 11 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.02%) CDISC
4 10 (1.02%) HL7
5 7 (0.72%) GDPR
6 5 (0.51%) SLA
7 3 (0.31%) IFRS
8 2 (0.20%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (2.77%) Docker
2 21 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.20%) HDFS
7 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (4.61%) Kubernetes
2 27 (2.77%) Terraform
3 11 (1.13%) HP ALM
4 7 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.61%) Puppet
6 5 (0.51%) Ansible
6 5 (0.51%) logstash
7 4 (0.41%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.31%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.31%) Grafana
8 3 (0.31%) Istio
8 3 (0.31%) Nagios
9 2 (0.20%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 526 (53.89%) Microsoft
2 505 (51.74%) Databricks
3 64 (6.56%) Palantir
4 59 (6.05%) Salesforce.com
5 41 (4.20%) MuleSoft
6 32 (3.28%) SAP
7 30 (3.07%) Alteryx
8 27 (2.77%) Informatica
9 22 (2.25%) Oracle
10 21 (2.15%) VMware
11 20 (2.05%) Google
12 18 (1.84%) Citrix
12 18 (1.84%) ServiceNow
13 17 (1.74%) StreamSets
14 15 (1.54%) Talend
15 12 (1.23%) HP
16 9 (0.92%) Cognizant
17 7 (0.72%) Civica
17 7 (0.72%) Hitachi
17 7 (0.72%) RedGate