Period
to 26 January 2021

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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Airflow
UK
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 589 821 1060
Rank change year-on-year +232 +239 +68
Permanent jobs citing Apache Airflow 183 188 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.15% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.03% 1.03% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 146 177 47
Median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £41,500 £52,500 £47,250
90th Percentile £172,500 £115,000 £88,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +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 9,036 18,229 24,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.90% 14.71% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7,244 14,767 19,498
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +4.88%

Apache Airflow
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Apache Airflow.

Salary trend for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apache Airflow over the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Top 11 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 26 January 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 +223 178 £75,000 +3.45% 33
London +177 147 £80,000 +6.67% 29
UK excluding London +215 36 £47,500 -13.64% 4
South West +87 16 £42,500 -
East of England - 8 £62,500 - 1
Work from Home -68 7 £43,750 -45.31% 5
Scotland - 5 £50,000 -
South East +151 4 £68,750 +30.95% 1
North of England - 3 £52,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £70,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 26 January 2021, 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.

1 132 (72.13%) Python
2 116 (63.39%) SQL
3 105 (57.38%) AWS
4 81 (44.26%) GCP
5 74 (40.44%) Big Data
6 72 (39.34%) ETL
7 71 (38.80%) Kubernetes
8 63 (34.43%) Apache Spark
9 56 (30.60%) Analytics
9 56 (30.60%) Data Science
10 53 (28.96%) Machine Learning
11 50 (27.32%) Amazon S3
12 49 (26.78%) Data Warehouse
12 49 (26.78%) Hadoop
12 49 (26.78%) Google
13 46 (25.14%) Business Intelligence
14 44 (24.04%) DevOps
15 39 (21.31%) BigQuery
15 39 (21.31%) Terraform
15 39 (21.31%) Workflow
15 39 (21.31%) Luigi
16 36 (19.67%) Pandas
16 36 (19.67%) Azure
17 35 (19.13%) Kafka
18 34 (18.58%) Presto
19 32 (17.49%) Tableau
19 32 (17.49%) Apache
19 32 (17.49%) Java
20 30 (16.39%) NoSQL
20 30 (16.39%) Docker

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 63 (34.43%) Apache Spark
2 39 (21.31%) Luigi
3 32 (17.49%) Apache
4 9 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.73%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.09%) SAS
7 1 (0.55%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 105 (57.38%) AWS
2 81 (44.26%) GCP
3 50 (27.32%) Amazon S3
4 36 (19.67%) Azure
5 28 (15.30%) Amazon Kinesis
6 21 (11.48%) Power Platform
7 16 (8.74%) Amazon EMR
8 14 (7.65%) Serverless
9 12 (6.56%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (4.37%) Logic Apps
12 3 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (1.09%) Amazon ECS
13 2 (1.09%) Azure Data Factory
14 1 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 1 (0.55%) Amazon SageMaker
14 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.55%) Cloud Functions
14 1 (0.55%) GitHub
14 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.48%) Firewall
2 3 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (40.44%) Big Data
2 49 (26.78%) Data Warehouse
2 49 (26.78%) Hadoop
3 39 (21.31%) BigQuery
4 34 (18.58%) Presto
5 32 (17.49%) Tableau
6 30 (16.39%) NoSQL
7 29 (15.85%) SQL Server
8 28 (15.30%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (13.66%) Amazon Redshift
10 23 (12.57%) Looker
11 21 (11.48%) Azkaban
11 21 (11.48%) Power BI
12 19 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (9.84%) Relational Database
14 17 (9.29%) Apache Hive
14 17 (9.29%) Data Lake
14 17 (9.29%) Snowflake Schema
15 16 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (8.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.09%) CircleCI
2 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.55%) Cypress.io
3 1 (0.55%) GoCD
3 1 (0.55%) JIRA
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.55%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.55%) webpack
General
1 27 (14.75%) Finance
2 13 (7.10%) Marketing
3 6 (3.28%) Retail
4 4 (2.19%) Banking
5 3 (1.64%) Legal
6 2 (1.09%) Billing
6 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.09%) Front Office
6 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Automotive
7 1 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (38.80%) Data Engineer
2 50 (27.32%) Developer
3 29 (15.85%) Python Developer
4 25 (13.66%) Senior Data Engineer
5 20 (10.93%) Python Engineer
6 17 (9.29%) Big Data Engineer
7 16 (8.74%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 14 (7.65%) Senior Developer
9 12 (6.56%) Architect
9 12 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 12 (6.56%) Data Architect
10 11 (6.01%) Java Architect
11 10 (5.46%) Analyst
12 9 (4.92%) Business Developer
13 8 (4.37%) Big Data Developer
13 8 (4.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 8 (4.37%) Engineering Manager
13 8 (4.37%) Senior Python Developer
14 7 (3.83%) Big Data Architect
14 7 (3.83%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.67%) Pandas
2 35 (19.13%) Kafka
3 29 (15.85%) NumPy
4 25 (13.66%) Dask
5 21 (11.48%) Velocity
6 9 (4.92%) Apache Beam
6 9 (4.92%) RESTful
7 8 (4.37%) PySpark
7 8 (4.37%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (3.83%) Flask
9 5 (2.73%) Django
9 5 (2.73%) Node.js
10 4 (2.19%) JSON
10 4 (2.19%) XML
11 3 (1.64%) SciPy
12 2 (1.09%) gRPC
12 2 (1.09%) LAPP Stack
12 2 (1.09%) REST
12 2 (1.09%) Web Services
13 1 (0.55%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.85%) Hedge funds
2 22 (12.02%) Equities
3 21 (11.48%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (4.92%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.83%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.19%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.19%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.64%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (39.34%) ETL
2 56 (30.60%) Analytics
2 56 (30.60%) Data Science
3 53 (28.96%) Machine Learning
4 46 (25.14%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (24.04%) DevOps
6 39 (21.31%) Workflow
7 29 (15.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (14.75%) Data Engineering
9 26 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (12.57%) Infrastructure as Code
11 21 (11.48%) Data Transformation
12 18 (9.84%) Software Engineering
13 15 (8.20%) Data Modelling
13 15 (8.20%) Parallel Processing
13 15 (8.20%) Workflow Management
14 14 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (7.65%) Data Architecture
14 14 (7.65%) Data Integration
15 13 (7.10%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 132 (72.13%) Python
2 116 (63.39%) SQL
3 32 (17.49%) Java
4 29 (15.85%) Scala
5 13 (7.10%) C++
6 5 (2.73%) Go
7 4 (2.19%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.19%) R
8 3 (1.64%) Java 8
8 3 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.09%) C
10 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.55%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (4.92%) Degree
2 7 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.09%) GDPR
2 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 30 (16.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.55%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 71 (38.80%) Kubernetes
2 39 (21.31%) Terraform
3 8 (4.37%) Oozie
4 2 (1.09%) Grafana
4 2 (1.09%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 49 (26.78%) Google
2 13 (7.10%) Talend
3 8 (4.37%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.09%) Databricks
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle
4 2 (1.09%) StreamSets
4 2 (1.09%) Teradata
5 1 (0.55%) Snowplow