Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Apache Airflow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Airflow over the 6 months to 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Airflow
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 811 1057 1140
Rank change year-on-year +246 +83 +52
Permanent jobs citing Apache Airflow 196 59 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.039% 0.030%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 170 50 49
UK median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.41% -3.57%
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £110,250 £89,125 £106,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +75.00% -

Apache Airflow is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 18,134 23,605 29,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.70% 15.79% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14,607 18,806 24,489
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

Apache Airflow
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Apache Airflow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apache Airflow.

Salary trend for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Airflow over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Airflow within the UK over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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 +232 193 £72,500 - 53
London +194 181 £75,000 - 48
UK excluding London +94 14 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Midlands +27 7 £55,000 +41.94%
West Midlands - 7 £55,000 -
South East +61 4 £52,500 -
Scotland - 2 £90,000 - 1
South West - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, IT jobs citing Apache Airflow 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 Apache Airflow.

1 167 (85.20%) Python
2 146 (74.49%) AWS
3 128 (65.31%) SQL
4 126 (64.29%) ETL
5 123 (62.76%) GCP
6 112 (57.14%) Data Science
7 97 (49.49%) Apache Spark
7 97 (49.49%) Big Data
8 94 (47.96%) BigQuery
9 91 (46.43%) Analytics
9 91 (46.43%) PostgreSQL
10 86 (43.88%) Kafka
11 85 (43.37%) Google
12 83 (42.35%) Java
13 81 (41.33%) Amazon Redshift
14 80 (40.82%) Business Intelligence
15 77 (39.29%) Scala
16 75 (38.27%) Data Warehouse
17 71 (36.22%) Hadoop
18 62 (31.63%) Data Engineering
19 59 (30.10%) Luigi
20 58 (29.59%) Machine Learning
21 52 (26.53%) Amazon S3
21 52 (26.53%) Data Modelling
22 48 (24.49%) Apache
22 48 (24.49%) Azure
22 48 (24.49%) NoSQL
23 45 (22.96%) SQL Server
24 43 (21.94%) Analytical Skills
25 42 (21.43%) DevOps

Apache Airflow
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 97 (49.49%) Apache Spark
2 59 (30.10%) Luigi
3 48 (24.49%) Apache
4 16 (8.16%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (3.57%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.51%) OpenWhisk
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 146 (74.49%) AWS
2 123 (62.76%) GCP
3 52 (26.53%) Amazon S3
4 48 (24.49%) Azure
5 27 (13.78%) Amazon EC2
6 25 (12.76%) Amazon EMR
7 18 (9.18%) Power Platform
8 11 (5.61%) Serverless
9 8 (4.08%) GitHub
10 7 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (3.06%) Adobe Analytics
11 6 (3.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (3.06%) Amazon ECS
11 6 (3.06%) AWS CloudTrail
11 6 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (2.55%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (2.55%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 5 (2.55%) Google Analytics
13 4 (2.04%) Amazon EKS
13 4 (2.04%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (49.49%) Big Data
2 94 (47.96%) BigQuery
3 91 (46.43%) PostgreSQL
4 81 (41.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 75 (38.27%) Data Warehouse
6 71 (36.22%) Hadoop
7 48 (24.49%) NoSQL
8 45 (22.96%) SQL Server
9 40 (20.41%) Apache Hive
9 40 (20.41%) Snowflake Schema
10 33 (16.84%) Relational Database
11 30 (15.31%) Presto
12 28 (14.29%) MySQL
13 26 (13.27%) Amazon Athena
13 26 (13.27%) Amazon RDS
14 25 (12.76%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (12.76%) Flink
15 24 (12.24%) Data Lake
16 23 (11.73%) Looker
17 18 (9.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 15 (7.65%) ProC
2 14 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.53%) Subversion
5 2 (1.02%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.51%) ERwin
6 1 (0.51%) Flyway
6 1 (0.51%) GoCD
6 1 (0.51%) JIRA
6 1 (0.51%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (15.82%) Finance
2 18 (9.18%) Games
2 18 (9.18%) Legal
3 9 (4.59%) Marketing
4 7 (3.57%) Banking
4 7 (3.57%) Retail
5 4 (2.04%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.53%) Back Office
7 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.02%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 117 (59.69%) Data Engineer
2 26 (13.27%) Architect
3 24 (12.24%) Data Architect
3 24 (12.24%) Senior Data Engineer
4 21 (10.71%) Big Data Engineer
5 18 (9.18%) Principal Engineer
6 14 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 14 (7.14%) Developer
6 14 (7.14%) ETL Architect
7 11 (5.61%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (5.61%) Python Developer
8 8 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (4.08%) Data Scientist
9 7 (3.57%) Backend Developer
9 7 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.57%) Lead DevOps
9 7 (3.57%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.06%) Head of Engineering
11 5 (2.55%) Head of Analytics
11 5 (2.55%) Head of Data Analytics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (43.88%) Kafka
2 31 (15.82%) Web Services
3 18 (9.18%) Spark Streaming
4 15 (7.65%) Pandas
5 13 (6.63%) scikit-learn
6 8 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (2.55%) Apache NiFi
7 5 (2.55%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (2.04%) Django
8 4 (2.04%) REST
9 3 (1.53%) Celery
9 3 (1.53%) Elastic Stack
9 3 (1.53%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.53%) J2EE
9 3 (1.53%) Keras
9 3 (1.53%) PyTorch
9 3 (1.53%) SOAP
9 3 (1.53%) SpaCy
9 3 (1.53%) Spring
9 3 (1.53%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 43 (21.94%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (16.33%) Data Structures
3 19 (9.69%) Algorithms
4 13 (6.63%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.06%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.04%) User Experience
8 3 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.53%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.51%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.39%) Linux
2 3 (1.53%) Android
2 3 (1.53%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (64.29%) ETL
2 112 (57.14%) Data Science
3 91 (46.43%) Analytics
4 80 (40.82%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (31.63%) Data Engineering
6 58 (29.59%) Machine Learning
7 52 (26.53%) Data Modelling
8 42 (21.43%) Data Analytics
8 42 (21.43%) Data Architecture
8 42 (21.43%) DevOps
9 30 (15.31%) Computer Science
10 29 (14.80%) Test Automation
11 27 (13.78%) Workflow
12 26 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (13.27%) Artificial Intelligence
12 26 (13.27%) Software Engineering
13 23 (11.73%) OO
14 22 (11.22%) Visualisation
15 20 (10.20%) Data Munging
15 20 (10.20%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 167 (85.20%) Python
2 128 (65.31%) SQL
3 83 (42.35%) Java
4 77 (39.29%) Scala
5 21 (10.71%) C++
6 18 (9.18%) PL/SQL
6 18 (9.18%) Shell Script
7 14 (7.14%) C
8 10 (5.10%) Go
9 7 (3.57%) C#
10 5 (2.55%) R
11 4 (2.04%) Haskell
11 4 (2.04%) Ruby
12 3 (1.53%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.53%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.02%) Clojure
13 2 (1.02%) ML
13 2 (1.02%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (11.73%) Degree
2 16 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.51%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.10%) QA
2 9 (4.59%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (16.84%) Docker
2 20 (10.20%) HDFS
3 2 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.51%) Alluxio
4 1 (0.51%) Ceph
4 1 (0.51%) etcd
4 1 (0.51%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 34 (17.35%) Kubernetes
2 23 (11.73%) Oozie
3 22 (11.22%) Terraform
4 11 (5.61%) Ansible
4 11 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.61%) Puppet
5 3 (1.53%) Chronos
5 3 (1.53%) Mesos
5 3 (1.53%) Salt
6 1 (0.51%) Graylog
6 1 (0.51%) Istio
6 1 (0.51%) Kibana
6 1 (0.51%) Knative
6 1 (0.51%) Kubeflow
6 1 (0.51%) Packer
Vendors
1 85 (43.37%) Google
2 21 (10.71%) Oracle
2 21 (10.71%) Teradata
3 19 (9.69%) Tableau
4 7 (3.57%) Databricks
5 6 (3.06%) Adobe
6 5 (2.55%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.04%) IBM
7 4 (2.04%) SnapLogic
7 4 (2.04%) Snowplow
7 4 (2.04%) Talend
8 2 (1.02%) HubSpot
8 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.02%) Vertica
8 2 (1.02%) Zuora
9 1 (0.51%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.51%) Alias
9 1 (0.51%) CA
9 1 (0.51%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.51%) Informatica