Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Airflow
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 592 594 950
Rank change year-on-year +2 +356 +174
Permanent jobs citing Apache Airflow 511 99 146
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.97% 1.47% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 305 93 131
10th Percentile £51,250 £41,000 £48,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +12.00%
75th Percentile £97,500 £83,750 £81,250
90th Percentile £118,750 £114,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +33.33% +2.86% -16.67%

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 17,234 6,735 20,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.76% 14.06% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10,756 5,594 16,208
10th Percentile £31,025 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% -1.97%

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 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Top 14 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 18 October 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 +16 468 £80,000 +23.08% 46
London +17 393 £82,500 +10.00% 37
Work from Home -210 97 £95,000 +111.11% 10
UK excluding London -215 66 £60,000 +33.33% 14
Scotland -68 17 £57,500 +15.00% 5
East of England -98 17 £85,000 +21.43% 2
North of England -115 16 £55,000 -21.43% 7
North West -90 8 £58,750 -16.07% 5
Yorkshire - 8 £35,000 - 2
Midlands - 8 £41,250 -
West Midlands - 7 £30,000 -
South East -151 6 £35,000 -46.15%
South West -116 2 £38,750 -10.92%
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 447 (87.48%) Python
2 372 (72.80%) AWS
3 314 (61.45%) SQL
4 251 (49.12%) GCP
5 231 (45.21%) ETL
6 220 (43.05%) Big Data
7 218 (42.66%) Analytics
8 217 (42.47%) Data Science
9 207 (40.51%) Data Warehouse
10 201 (39.33%) Kafka
11 191 (37.38%) Apache Spark
12 188 (36.79%) Azure
13 181 (35.42%) Kubernetes
14 178 (34.83%) Data Pipeline
15 171 (33.46%) Docker
16 170 (33.27%) Data Engineering
16 170 (33.27%) Business Intelligence
17 164 (32.09%) Java
18 156 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
18 156 (30.53%) DevOps
19 146 (28.57%) Apache
20 145 (28.38%) Terraform
21 140 (27.40%) Machine Learning
22 136 (26.61%) Google
23 117 (22.90%) Amazon Redshift
24 115 (22.50%) Finance
25 112 (21.92%) Data Modelling
26 107 (20.94%) BigQuery
27 102 (19.96%) Hadoop
28 101 (19.77%) Scala

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
1 191 (37.38%) Apache Spark
2 146 (28.57%) Apache
3 62 (12.13%) Luigi
4 23 (4.50%) Confluence
5 21 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (4.11%) Gunicorn
6 13 (2.54%) Apache Pig
7 6 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.98%) Jupyter
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.39%) SAS
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Pulsar
11 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 372 (72.80%) AWS
2 251 (49.12%) GCP
3 188 (36.79%) Azure
4 98 (19.18%) Snowflake
5 91 (17.81%) Serverless
6 55 (10.76%) Power Platform
7 51 (9.98%) Amazon S3
8 50 (9.78%) Amazon Kinesis
9 46 (9.00%) AWS Lambda
10 43 (8.41%) Amazon EMR
11 40 (7.83%) dbt
12 38 (7.44%) GitHub
13 32 (6.26%) Cloud Functions
14 30 (5.87%) Amazon EC2
15 29 (5.68%) SaaS
16 18 (3.52%) Amazon SQS
16 18 (3.52%) AWS Step Functions
17 14 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
18 12 (2.35%) Matillion
18 12 (2.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.96%) Firewall
2 9 (1.76%) HTTP
3 6 (1.17%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (0.39%) 5G
4 2 (0.39%) 802.11
4 2 (0.39%) Broadband
4 2 (0.39%) RFID
4 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.39%) Wireless
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) FTP
5 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (43.05%) Big Data
2 207 (40.51%) Data Warehouse
3 117 (22.90%) Amazon Redshift
4 107 (20.94%) BigQuery
5 102 (19.96%) Hadoop
6 93 (18.20%) PostgreSQL
7 79 (15.46%) Data Lake
8 73 (14.29%) NoSQL
9 59 (11.55%) Tableau
10 57 (11.15%) Metadata
10 57 (11.15%) Relational Database
11 55 (10.76%) Power BI
12 54 (10.57%) Apache Hive
13 53 (10.37%) Amazon Athena
14 52 (10.18%) MySQL
15 46 (9.00%) Looker
16 36 (7.05%) Amazon RDS
17 34 (6.65%) MongoDB
18 33 (6.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 31 (6.07%) Presto
Development Applications
1 62 (12.13%) Jenkins
2 34 (6.65%) JIRA
3 30 (5.87%) Git (software)
4 29 (5.68%) CircleCI
5 19 (3.72%) webpack
6 12 (2.35%) Babel
6 12 (2.35%) ESLint
6 12 (2.35%) Mocha
6 12 (2.35%) Selenium
7 6 (1.17%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.98%) GitLab
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.39%) Cypress.io
10 2 (0.39%) ER Studio
10 2 (0.39%) ERwin
10 2 (0.39%) PowerDesigner
10 2 (0.39%) Subversion
11 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.20%) Maven
11 1 (0.20%) PyCharm
General
1 115 (22.50%) Finance
2 97 (18.98%) Social Skills
3 41 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (5.87%) Marketing
5 29 (5.68%) Front Office
6 18 (3.52%) Retail
7 13 (2.54%) Russian Language
8 12 (2.35%) Advertising
9 9 (1.76%) Banking
10 7 (1.37%) Law
11 6 (1.17%) Games
12 5 (0.98%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.78%) Publishing
14 2 (0.39%) Influencing Skills
14 2 (0.39%) Legal
15 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.20%) German Language
15 1 (0.20%) Organisational Skills
15 1 (0.20%) Presentation Skills
15 1 (0.20%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 227 (44.42%) Data Engineer
2 74 (14.48%) Senior Data Engineer
3 65 (12.72%) Python Engineer
4 59 (11.55%) Developer
5 51 (9.98%) Software Engineer
6 35 (6.85%) Big Data Engineer
7 32 (6.26%) Python Developer
8 28 (5.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 28 (5.48%) Scala Engineer
9 22 (4.31%) Python Software Engineer
10 20 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
11 19 (3.72%) Analyst
12 18 (3.52%) AWS Engineer
13 17 (3.33%) Architect
14 16 (3.13%) Senior Developer
15 15 (2.94%) Machine Learning Engineer
16 14 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 14 (2.74%) Data Architect
16 14 (2.74%) Lead Developer
16 14 (2.74%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (39.33%) Kafka
2 70 (13.70%) Apache Beam
3 63 (12.33%) REST
4 47 (9.20%) React
5 43 (8.41%) Pandas
6 36 (7.05%) RESTful
7 35 (6.85%) Web Services
8 33 (6.46%) Node.js
9 31 (6.07%) Akka
9 31 (6.07%) NumPy
10 29 (5.68%) AngularJS
11 28 (5.48%) Vue.js
12 25 (4.89%) PySpark
13 21 (4.11%) pytest
14 18 (3.52%) Dask
14 18 (3.52%) GraphQL
15 16 (3.13%) Sass
16 15 (2.94%) Ember.js
16 15 (2.94%) Serverless Framework
17 14 (2.74%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.00%) Data Structures
2 43 (8.41%) Algorithms
3 38 (7.44%) Hedge funds
4 36 (7.05%) Derivative
5 35 (6.85%) Fixed Income
6 20 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
8 14 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (2.54%) User Experience
10 11 (2.15%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.96%) Cloud Native
11 10 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (1.96%) Reference Data
12 7 (1.37%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.37%) Equities
12 7 (1.37%) Media Streaming
13 6 (1.17%) Clustering
13 6 (1.17%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.78%) Analytical Mindset
15 3 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.57%) Linux
2 19 (3.72%) Unix
3 5 (0.98%) Windows
4 1 (0.20%) CentOS
4 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (45.21%) ETL
2 218 (42.66%) Analytics
3 217 (42.47%) Data Science
4 178 (34.83%) Data Pipeline
5 170 (33.27%) Business Intelligence
5 170 (33.27%) Data Engineering
6 156 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
6 156 (30.53%) DevOps
7 140 (27.40%) Machine Learning
8 112 (21.92%) Data Modelling
9 96 (18.79%) Software Engineering
10 84 (16.44%) Artificial Intelligence
11 77 (15.07%) Infrastructure as Code
12 69 (13.50%) Data Architecture
12 69 (13.50%) Open Source
13 66 (12.92%) Workflow
14 65 (12.72%) Data Management
15 53 (10.37%) Visualisation
16 48 (9.39%) Problem-Solving
17 47 (9.20%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 447 (87.48%) Python
2 314 (61.45%) SQL
3 164 (32.09%) Java
4 101 (19.77%) Scala
5 49 (9.59%) JavaScript
6 42 (8.22%) Bash Shell
7 29 (5.68%) Kotlin
8 28 (5.48%) C#
9 25 (4.89%) Go
10 22 (4.31%) R
11 21 (4.11%) PowerShell
12 17 (3.33%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.37%) C++
13 7 (1.37%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.37%) Ruby
14 5 (0.98%) ES6
14 5 (0.98%) PHP
15 4 (0.78%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.59%) Clojure
17 2 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (6.65%) Degree
2 11 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 6 (1.17%) AWS Certification
3 6 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (1.17%) CISSP
4 3 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.59%) PhD
5 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.20%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (9.20%) Data Quality
1 47 (9.20%) GDPR
2 33 (6.46%) QA
3 21 (4.11%) GRC
System Software
1 171 (33.46%) Docker
2 4 (0.78%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 181 (35.42%) Kubernetes
2 145 (28.38%) Terraform
3 39 (7.63%) Prometheus
4 29 (5.68%) Grafana
5 26 (5.09%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (4.70%) Puppet
7 22 (4.31%) Ansible
8 11 (2.15%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (1.17%) Argo
10 4 (0.78%) Oozie
11 3 (0.59%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 136 (26.61%) Google
2 25 (4.89%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.72%) Oracle
4 14 (2.74%) Databricks
5 12 (2.35%) Samsung
6 11 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.96%) MKS
7 10 (1.96%) Teradata
8 9 (1.76%) Informatica
8 9 (1.76%) Talend
9 8 (1.57%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.37%) StreamSets
11 4 (0.78%) BT
11 4 (0.78%) Cloudera
11 4 (0.78%) Instagram
11 4 (0.78%) Sybase
12 3 (0.59%) IBM
13 1 (0.20%) Cadence
13 1 (0.20%) Cognos
13 1 (0.20%) Hitachi