Period
to 2 April 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 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Airflow
UK
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 784 1046 1165
Rank change year-on-year +262 +119 +16
Permanent jobs citing Apache Airflow 195 64 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.043% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.15% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 174 54 47
Median annual salary £80,000 £76,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.92% +17.31% -7.14%
10th Percentile £52,500 £49,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £106,750 £94,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +83.33% -

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 16,957 22,956 29,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.48% 15.51% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13,489 18,214 24,350
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,266 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 2 April 2020.

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 2 April 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 +252 191 £80,000 +3.23% 29
London +228 176 £80,000 +3.23% 24
UK excluding London +104 18 £55,000 - 6
Work from Home +21 9 £80,000 -3.03% 2
Midlands +59 7 £55,000 +41.94%
West Midlands - 7 £55,000 -
South East +71 6 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Scotland - 3 £90,000 - 1
North of England +75 1 £55,000 +2.33%
North West +36 1 £55,000 +2.33%
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 2 April 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.

1 162 (83.08%) Python
2 130 (66.67%) AWS
3 117 (60.00%) ETL
4 111 (56.92%) SQL
5 109 (55.90%) GCP
6 93 (47.69%) Data Science
7 86 (44.10%) Scala
8 85 (43.59%) PostgreSQL
9 84 (43.08%) Java
9 84 (43.08%) Analytics
10 83 (42.56%) Apache Spark
11 81 (41.54%) Kafka
12 78 (40.00%) Big Data
13 77 (39.49%) Google
14 70 (35.90%) BigQuery
15 67 (34.36%) Amazon Redshift
16 63 (32.31%) Data Engineering
17 59 (30.26%) Business Intelligence
18 57 (29.23%) NoSQL
18 57 (29.23%) Luigi
19 54 (27.69%) Hadoop
20 53 (27.18%) Machine Learning
21 52 (26.67%) DevOps
22 50 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
23 48 (24.62%) Azure
24 46 (23.59%) Amazon S3
25 43 (22.05%) Docker
25 43 (22.05%) Analytical Skills
26 40 (20.51%) Apache
27 39 (20.00%) Finance

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 83 (42.56%) Apache Spark
2 57 (29.23%) Luigi
3 40 (20.51%) Apache
4 13 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (6.67%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.51%) Confluence
5 1 (0.51%) nginx
5 1 (0.51%) OpenWhisk
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 130 (66.67%) AWS
2 109 (55.90%) GCP
3 48 (24.62%) Azure
4 46 (23.59%) Amazon S3
5 32 (16.41%) Amazon EMR
6 27 (13.85%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (10.26%) Power Platform
8 13 (6.67%) Serverless
9 9 (4.62%) Amazon Kinesis
9 9 (4.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (4.10%) Amazon ECS
10 8 (4.10%) GitHub
10 8 (4.10%) Stackdriver
11 7 (3.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (3.59%) Amazon EKS
11 7 (3.59%) AWS CloudTrail
11 7 (3.59%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (3.08%) Adobe Analytics
12 6 (3.08%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) Network Security
2 1 (0.51%) IPFS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (43.59%) PostgreSQL
2 78 (40.00%) Big Data
3 70 (35.90%) BigQuery
4 67 (34.36%) Amazon Redshift
5 57 (29.23%) NoSQL
6 54 (27.69%) Hadoop
7 50 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (18.97%) Snowflake Schema
9 32 (16.41%) SQL Server
10 28 (14.36%) Relational Database
11 27 (13.85%) Amazon RDS
11 27 (13.85%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (12.82%) MySQL
13 24 (12.31%) Looker
14 23 (11.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 22 (11.28%) Apache Hive
16 21 (10.77%) Amazon Athena
16 21 (10.77%) Data Lake
17 20 (10.26%) Flink
17 20 (10.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (7.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.59%) Bitbucket
4 5 (2.56%) Flyway
4 5 (2.56%) Liquibase
5 3 (1.54%) Subversion
6 2 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.03%) ProC
6 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.03%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.51%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.51%) ERwin
7 1 (0.51%) GoCD
7 1 (0.51%) JIRA
7 1 (0.51%) Spinnaker
7 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
General
1 39 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (6.67%) Legal
2 13 (6.67%) Marketing
3 11 (5.64%) Banking
4 7 (3.59%) Games
5 3 (1.54%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.03%) Back Office
6 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 121 (62.05%) Data Engineer
2 28 (14.36%) Senior Data Engineer
3 22 (11.28%) Architect
4 21 (10.77%) Data Architect
5 15 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (7.18%) Big Data Engineer
6 14 (7.18%) Developer
6 14 (7.18%) Principal Engineer
7 13 (6.67%) Python Engineer
8 12 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (6.15%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.64%) Python Developer
10 10 (5.13%) Data Warehouse Architect
10 10 (5.13%) ETL Architect
11 7 (3.59%) Lead DevOps
11 7 (3.59%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.08%) Head of Engineering
13 5 (2.56%) AWS Developer
13 5 (2.56%) Head of Analytics
13 5 (2.56%) Head of Data Analytics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (41.54%) Kafka
2 21 (10.77%) Spark Streaming
3 20 (10.26%) Web Services
4 18 (9.23%) Apache NiFi
5 14 (7.18%) Pandas
6 7 (3.59%) NumPy
7 5 (2.56%) Akka
7 5 (2.56%) Django
7 5 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (2.56%) Node.js
7 5 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (2.56%) scikit-learn
8 4 (2.05%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (1.54%) GraphQL
9 3 (1.54%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.54%) J2EE
9 3 (1.54%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (1.54%) REST
9 3 (1.54%) SOAP
9 3 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.05%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (14.36%) Data Structures
3 18 (9.23%) Algorithms
4 14 (7.18%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.59%) Cloud Native
6 7 (3.59%) Clustering
6 7 (3.59%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.03%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (60.00%) ETL
2 93 (47.69%) Data Science
3 84 (43.08%) Analytics
4 63 (32.31%) Data Engineering
5 59 (30.26%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (27.18%) Machine Learning
7 52 (26.67%) DevOps
8 39 (20.00%) Data Architecture
9 38 (19.49%) Data Modelling
9 38 (19.49%) Workflow
10 36 (18.46%) Artificial Intelligence
11 35 (17.95%) Data Analytics
12 33 (16.92%) Computer Science
13 26 (13.33%) OO
14 22 (11.28%) Data Munging
14 22 (11.28%) Fintech
15 21 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (10.77%) Software Engineering
15 21 (10.77%) Test Automation
15 21 (10.77%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 162 (83.08%) Python
2 111 (56.92%) SQL
3 86 (44.10%) Scala
4 84 (43.08%) Java
5 21 (10.77%) C++
6 15 (7.69%) R
7 12 (6.15%) C#
8 7 (3.59%) Haskell
9 5 (2.56%) Go
10 3 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.03%) C
11 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.03%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.03%) Ruby
12 1 (0.51%) Cython
12 1 (0.51%) PHP
12 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (15.90%) Degree
2 21 (10.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.03%) PhD
4 1 (0.51%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.13%) QA
2 7 (3.59%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (22.05%) Docker
2 7 (3.59%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (3.08%) HDFS
4 2 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.51%) Alluxio
5 1 (0.51%) Ceph
5 1 (0.51%) etcd
5 1 (0.51%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 39 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 36 (18.46%) Terraform
3 17 (8.72%) Oozie
4 13 (6.67%) Ansible
5 9 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (4.62%) Puppet
6 5 (2.56%) Salt
7 3 (1.54%) Kubeflow
8 2 (1.03%) Argo
9 1 (0.51%) Graylog
9 1 (0.51%) Istio
9 1 (0.51%) Knative
9 1 (0.51%) Packer
9 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 77 (39.49%) Google
2 22 (11.28%) Tableau
3 13 (6.67%) Talend
4 8 (4.10%) SnapLogic
5 7 (3.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.59%) Oracle
5 7 (3.59%) Splunk
6 6 (3.08%) Adobe
7 5 (2.56%) Databricks
7 5 (2.56%) Teradata
8 4 (2.05%) Snowplow
9 2 (1.03%) Alias
9 2 (1.03%) Vertica
10 1 (0.51%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.51%) CA
10 1 (0.51%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.51%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.51%) IBM
10 1 (0.51%) Informatica
10 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com