Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Airflow
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 621 593 849
Rank change year-on-year -28 +256 +223
Permanent jobs citing Apache Airflow 517 179 188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% 2.02% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 215 139 170
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,350 £52,500
25th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +7.41%
75th Percentile £105,000 £103,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £119,500 £200,000 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 17,307 8,870 18,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.33% 13.90% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10,668 7,173 14,875
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,250 £39,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +4.65%

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -47 440 £80,000 +6.67% 47
London -58 331 £85,000 +6.25% 34
UK excluding London -136 104 £52,500 +5.00% 16
Work from Home -167 51 £80,000 +82.86% 8
North of England -93 30 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Scotland -41 29 £68,250 +36.50% 5
South East -101 23 £35,000 -49.09% 1
North West -78 16 £72,500 +3.57% 3
Yorkshire -61 14 £50,000 - 2
Midlands - 14 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 11 £45,000 -
East of England -91 7 - - 4
East Midlands - 3 £52,500 -
South West -61 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 438 (84.72%) Python
2 318 (61.51%) AWS
3 260 (50.29%) Kafka
4 252 (48.74%) Apache Spark
5 251 (48.55%) SQL
6 248 (47.97%) GCP
7 232 (44.87%) Analytics
8 223 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
9 218 (42.17%) Data Pipeline
10 212 (41.01%) Data Engineering
11 210 (40.62%) Data Science
12 207 (40.04%) Azure
13 206 (39.85%) ETL
13 206 (39.85%) Big Data
14 186 (35.98%) Kubernetes
14 186 (35.98%) Apache
15 184 (35.59%) Docker
16 176 (34.04%) DevOps
17 175 (33.85%) CI/CD
18 173 (33.46%) Data Warehouse
19 172 (33.27%) Java
20 151 (29.21%) Terraform
21 134 (25.92%) Hadoop
22 130 (25.15%) Machine Learning
23 128 (24.76%) Data Lake
24 122 (23.60%) Scala
25 121 (23.40%) Amazon S3
26 120 (23.21%) NoSQL
27 119 (23.02%) Amazon Redshift
27 119 (23.02%) Google

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
1 252 (48.74%) Apache Spark
2 186 (35.98%) Apache
3 82 (15.86%) Luigi
4 38 (7.35%) Confluence
5 36 (6.96%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (2.71%) Jupyter
7 10 (1.93%) Apache Pulsar
8 9 (1.74%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.35%) Gunicorn
10 4 (0.77%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.39%) nginx
12 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.19%) CMS
12 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 318 (61.51%) AWS
2 248 (47.97%) GCP
3 207 (40.04%) Azure
4 121 (23.40%) Amazon S3
5 117 (22.63%) Snowflake
6 99 (19.15%) Serverless
7 78 (15.09%) GitHub
8 75 (14.51%) Amazon EMR
8 75 (14.51%) AWS Lambda
9 70 (13.54%) Amazon EC2
10 57 (11.03%) Power Platform
11 56 (10.83%) Amazon Kinesis
12 52 (10.06%) AWS Step Functions
13 46 (8.90%) GitHub Actions
14 42 (8.12%) Amazon EKS
15 40 (7.74%) Amazon SQS
16 39 (7.54%) AWS CloudFormation
17 37 (7.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 35 (6.77%) AWS CloudTrail
19 32 (6.19%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.77%) Cisco IPT
2 13 (2.51%) HTTP
3 3 (0.58%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.19%) DNS
4 1 (0.19%) Firewall
4 1 (0.19%) FTP
4 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (39.85%) Big Data
2 173 (33.46%) Data Warehouse
3 134 (25.92%) Hadoop
4 128 (24.76%) Data Lake
5 120 (23.21%) NoSQL
6 119 (23.02%) Amazon Redshift
7 110 (21.28%) BigQuery
8 96 (18.57%) MongoDB
8 96 (18.57%) PostgreSQL
9 81 (15.67%) Amazon RDS
10 80 (15.47%) Amazon Athena
11 71 (13.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 67 (12.96%) MySQL
13 59 (11.41%) Apache Cassandra
14 57 (11.03%) Power BI
15 56 (10.83%) Electronic Patient Records
15 56 (10.83%) Relational Database
16 55 (10.64%) Tableau
17 42 (8.12%) Looker
18 40 (7.74%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 70 (13.54%) Jenkins
2 58 (11.22%) JIRA
3 53 (10.25%) Git (software)
4 30 (5.80%) CircleCI
5 20 (3.87%) webpack
6 19 (3.68%) Bitbucket
7 14 (2.71%) Babel
7 14 (2.71%) ESLint
7 14 (2.71%) Mocha
7 14 (2.71%) Selenium
8 7 (1.35%) RStudio
8 7 (1.35%) Spinnaker
8 7 (1.35%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.97%) git-flow
10 4 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.77%) MLflow
11 3 (0.58%) GitLab
11 3 (0.58%) GoCD
11 3 (0.58%) Subversion
12 2 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 99 (19.15%) Social Skills
2 78 (15.09%) Finance
3 34 (6.58%) Marketing
4 33 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.22%) Games
6 24 (4.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 19 (3.68%) Retail
8 14 (2.71%) Advertising
9 9 (1.74%) Front Office
10 8 (1.55%) Banking
11 7 (1.35%) Publishing
12 6 (1.16%) Law
13 5 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.77%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.58%) Documentation Skills
15 3 (0.58%) Humanities
15 3 (0.58%) Social Science
16 2 (0.39%) iGaming
16 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 315 (60.93%) Data Engineer
2 98 (18.96%) Senior Data Engineer
3 56 (10.83%) Software Engineer
4 54 (10.44%) Cloud Engineer
5 43 (8.32%) AWS Engineer
6 37 (7.16%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 35 (6.77%) Security Engineer
7 35 (6.77%) Senior Security Engineer
8 24 (4.64%) Python Engineer
9 23 (4.45%) Developer
10 17 (3.29%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 12 (2.32%) Python Developer
12 11 (2.13%) Data Manager
12 11 (2.13%) Principal Engineer
12 11 (2.13%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (1.93%) Architect
14 9 (1.74%) Engineering Manager
15 8 (1.55%) Analyst
15 8 (1.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 8 (1.55%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (50.29%) Kafka
2 69 (13.35%) Apache Beam
3 54 (10.44%) React
4 40 (7.74%) REST
5 39 (7.54%) .NET
6 36 (6.96%) Apache NiFi
7 35 (6.77%) ActiveMQ
8 31 (6.00%) GraphQL
9 26 (5.03%) Pandas
10 24 (4.64%) AngularJS
11 20 (3.87%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (3.87%) React Native
12 19 (3.68%) Node.js
12 19 (3.68%) Sass
13 15 (2.90%) Elastic Stack
13 15 (2.90%) WebSockets
13 15 (2.90%) XML
14 14 (2.71%) Express
14 14 (2.71%) Redux
14 14 (2.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.32%) Algorithms
2 28 (5.42%) Management Information System
3 26 (5.03%) Data Structures
4 24 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
4 24 (4.64%) User Experience
5 23 (4.45%) Cloud Native
6 13 (2.51%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.13%) Derivative
7 11 (2.13%) Fixed Income
7 11 (2.13%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.93%) Blog
9 6 (1.16%) Clustering
9 6 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.16%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.97%) FMCG
10 5 (0.97%) Social Media
11 4 (0.77%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (0.77%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.58%) Equities
12 3 (0.58%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.58%) Linux
2 16 (3.09%) Unix
3 15 (2.90%) Windows
4 1 (0.19%) CentOS
4 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (44.87%) Analytics
2 223 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
3 218 (42.17%) Data Pipeline
4 212 (41.01%) Data Engineering
5 210 (40.62%) Data Science
6 206 (39.85%) ETL
7 176 (34.04%) DevOps
8 175 (33.85%) CI/CD
9 130 (25.15%) Machine Learning
10 110 (21.28%) Data Management
11 107 (20.70%) Data Architecture
11 107 (20.70%) Data Modelling
12 104 (20.12%) Artificial Intelligence
12 104 (20.12%) Software Engineering
13 86 (16.63%) Data Analytics
14 80 (15.47%) Business Intelligence
15 76 (14.70%) Workflow
16 74 (14.31%) Infrastructure as Code
17 66 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
18 65 (12.57%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 438 (84.72%) Python
2 251 (48.55%) SQL
3 172 (33.27%) Java
4 122 (23.60%) Scala
5 71 (13.73%) Bash
6 58 (11.22%) PowerShell
7 46 (8.90%) Go
8 37 (7.16%) JavaScript
9 33 (6.38%) R
10 25 (4.84%) C++
11 17 (3.29%) Java 8
12 16 (3.09%) TypeScript
13 15 (2.90%) Ruby
14 12 (2.32%) C#
15 10 (1.93%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.35%) Kotlin
17 6 (1.16%) ES6
17 6 (1.16%) PHP
18 4 (0.77%) T-SQL
19 3 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (11.41%) Degree
2 35 (6.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 35 (6.77%) AWS Certification
2 35 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (6.77%) CISSP
3 32 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.51%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.32%) PhD
6 3 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.77%) Data Quality
2 21 (4.06%) QA
3 19 (3.68%) GDPR
4 10 (1.93%) GxP
5 7 (1.35%) GRC
6 5 (0.97%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 184 (35.59%) Docker
2 16 (3.09%) Apache Flume
3 12 (2.32%) NFS
4 2 (0.39%) Samba
5 1 (0.19%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 186 (35.98%) Kubernetes
2 151 (29.21%) Terraform
3 41 (7.93%) Ansible
4 21 (4.06%) Prometheus
5 20 (3.87%) Grafana
6 17 (3.29%) Oozie
7 8 (1.55%) Kubeflow
8 4 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.39%) Ambari
9 2 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.39%) Puppet
9 2 (0.39%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 119 (23.02%) Google
2 81 (15.67%) Databricks
3 54 (10.44%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.48%) Cloudera
5 14 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (2.32%) Atlassian
7 9 (1.74%) Oracle
8 8 (1.55%) Teradata
9 5 (0.97%) Facebook
9 5 (0.97%) Samsung
10 4 (0.77%) Hortonworks
10 4 (0.77%) Informatica
10 4 (0.77%) SnapLogic
11 3 (0.58%) IBM
11 3 (0.58%) Talend
12 2 (0.39%) VMware
13 1 (0.19%) Cadence
13 1 (0.19%) MKS
13 1 (0.19%) Sage
13 1 (0.19%) Sony