Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Airflow
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 553 786 1062
Rank change year-on-year +233 +276 +103
Permanent jobs citing Apache Airflow 305 199 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.17% 0.046%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.71% 1.21% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 180 174 55
10th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £49,750
25th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £56,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £76,250 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.64% -1.61% +19.23%
75th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,625
90th Percentile £125,500 £111,750 £98,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.33% +72.00%

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 11,251 16,449 23,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.55% 14.45% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8,646 13,198 18,415
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,125
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +196 283 £75,000 -1.64% 53
London +160 251 £80,000 - 43
UK excluding London +128 39 £60,000 +9.09% 13
Work from Home -99 29 £70,000 -12.50% 6
East of England - 10 £62,500 -
South East +83 9 £70,000 +16.67%
South West +29 7 £41,500 - 2
Scotland +15 7 £50,000 -44.44% 3
North of England +48 3 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -
Midlands +38 2 £40,000 -27.27% 5
West Midlands +22 1 £40,000 -27.27% 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Wales - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 255 (83.61%) Python
2 202 (66.23%) AWS
3 200 (65.57%) SQL
4 153 (50.16%) Big Data
5 124 (40.66%) GCP
6 119 (39.02%) ETL
7 116 (38.03%) Analytics
8 115 (37.70%) Kubernetes
9 113 (37.05%) Data Science
10 102 (33.44%) Apache Spark
11 101 (33.11%) Machine Learning
12 96 (31.48%) Google
12 96 (31.48%) DevOps
13 82 (26.89%) Terraform
13 82 (26.89%) Linux
14 77 (25.25%) Hadoop
15 74 (24.26%) Workflow
16 73 (23.93%) Continuous Integration
17 72 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
17 72 (23.61%) Continuous Delivery
18 71 (23.28%) Docker
19 70 (22.95%) Kafka
20 69 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
21 68 (22.30%) Luigi
22 63 (20.66%) Amazon S3
23 62 (20.33%) Azure
23 62 (20.33%) Data Engineering
24 59 (19.34%) BigQuery
25 55 (18.03%) Infrastructure as Code
26 51 (16.72%) Java

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
1 102 (33.44%) Apache Spark
2 68 (22.30%) Luigi
3 50 (16.39%) Apache
4 20 (6.56%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.97%) Confluence
5 6 (1.97%) Jupyter
6 3 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.98%) Gunicorn
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Shopify
2 2 (0.66%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 202 (66.23%) AWS
2 124 (40.66%) GCP
3 63 (20.66%) Amazon S3
4 62 (20.33%) Azure
5 47 (15.41%) Amazon Kinesis
6 34 (11.15%) Serverless
7 26 (8.52%) Power Platform
8 23 (7.54%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (6.89%) AWS Lambda
10 20 (6.56%) Amazon EMR
11 14 (4.59%) SaaS
12 11 (3.61%) Cloud Functions
12 11 (3.61%) GitHub
13 10 (3.28%) Amazon ECS
14 8 (2.62%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (2.62%) Logic Apps
15 6 (1.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (1.97%) Amazon ELB
15 6 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (1.97%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.44%) Firewall
2 7 (2.30%) SSH
3 5 (1.64%) HTTP
4 3 (0.98%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) 802.11
5 2 (0.66%) RFID
5 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (50.16%) Big Data
2 77 (25.25%) Hadoop
3 69 (22.62%) Data Warehouse
4 59 (19.34%) BigQuery
5 48 (15.74%) NoSQL
6 46 (15.08%) Amazon Redshift
7 44 (14.43%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (13.11%) Tableau
9 39 (12.79%) Presto
10 37 (12.13%) Looker
11 32 (10.49%) Azkaban
12 30 (9.84%) Relational Database
13 28 (9.18%) Apache Hive
14 27 (8.85%) Amazon RDS
15 26 (8.52%) Power BI
15 26 (8.52%) SQL Server
16 21 (6.89%) Snowflake Schema
17 19 (6.23%) Data Lake
17 19 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 15 (4.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (6.56%) Jenkins
2 16 (5.25%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.25%) JIRA
3 8 (2.62%) CircleCI
4 6 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.31%) Arsenale Dataplane
5 4 (1.31%) Artifactory
5 4 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.98%) GitLab
7 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.33%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.33%) Selenium
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (14.43%) Finance
2 21 (6.89%) Marketing
3 14 (4.59%) Advertising
4 12 (3.93%) Banking
5 9 (2.95%) Retail
6 4 (1.31%) Czech Language
6 4 (1.31%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.31%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.98%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Billing
8 2 (0.66%) Front Office
8 2 (0.66%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 146 (47.87%) Data Engineer
2 42 (13.77%) Developer
3 39 (12.79%) Python Engineer
4 35 (11.48%) Senior Data Engineer
5 28 (9.18%) Python Developer
6 27 (8.85%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 18 (5.90%) Operations Engineer
8 17 (5.57%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 15 (4.92%) Apache Spark Developer
10 14 (4.59%) Big Data Engineer
11 13 (4.26%) AWS Engineer
11 13 (4.26%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.61%) Architect
12 11 (3.61%) Data Architect
12 11 (3.61%) Scala Engineer
13 10 (3.28%) Engineering Manager
14 9 (2.95%) Software Engineering Manager
14 9 (2.95%) Software Manager
15 8 (2.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 8 (2.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (22.95%) Kafka
2 45 (14.75%) Pandas
3 41 (13.44%) Velocity
4 40 (13.11%) NumPy
5 22 (7.21%) Dask
6 15 (4.92%) Spark Streaming
7 13 (4.26%) REST
8 12 (3.93%) Apache Beam
8 12 (3.93%) Flask
8 12 (3.93%) PySpark
9 11 (3.61%) Akka
9 11 (3.61%) Django
10 9 (2.95%) Natural Language Processing
10 9 (2.95%) Node.js
11 8 (2.62%) Web Services
12 7 (2.30%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (2.30%) SciPy
13 6 (1.97%) Celery
13 6 (1.97%) Redux
13 6 (1.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.08%) Linux Command Line
2 29 (9.51%) Hedge funds
3 22 (7.21%) Equities
4 19 (6.23%) Data Structures
5 14 (4.59%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.93%) Public Cloud
7 10 (3.28%) User Experience
8 9 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (2.62%) Blog
10 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.97%) Podcast
11 5 (1.64%) Renewable Energy
11 5 (1.64%) Smart Meter
12 4 (1.31%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.31%) iPad
12 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.98%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.89%) Linux
2 5 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (39.02%) ETL
2 116 (38.03%) Analytics
3 113 (37.05%) Data Science
4 101 (33.11%) Machine Learning
5 96 (31.48%) DevOps
6 74 (24.26%) Workflow
7 73 (23.93%) Continuous Integration
8 72 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
8 72 (23.61%) Continuous Delivery
9 62 (20.33%) Data Engineering
10 55 (18.03%) Infrastructure as Code
11 46 (15.08%) Data Transformation
12 45 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (14.10%) Data Modelling
14 40 (13.11%) Data Architecture
15 39 (12.79%) Open Source
16 35 (11.48%) Data Management
17 33 (10.82%) Software Engineering
18 27 (8.85%) Data Extraction
19 25 (8.20%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 255 (83.61%) Python
2 200 (65.57%) SQL
3 51 (16.72%) Java
4 39 (12.79%) Scala
5 26 (8.52%) R
6 18 (5.90%) C++
7 9 (2.95%) Bash Shell
7 9 (2.95%) Go
8 7 (2.30%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.97%) PHP
10 5 (1.64%) C#
11 4 (1.31%) C
11 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.98%) Java 8
12 3 (0.98%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.66%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.33%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (4.92%) Degree
2 10 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.26%) GDPR
2 7 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.98%) GRC
3 3 (0.98%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (23.28%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 115 (37.70%) Kubernetes
2 82 (26.89%) Terraform
3 13 (4.26%) Grafana
3 13 (4.26%) Prometheus
4 7 (2.30%) Oozie
5 6 (1.97%) Consul
5 6 (1.97%) Packer
6 5 (1.64%) Ansible
6 5 (1.64%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (1.31%) Ambari
7 4 (1.31%) Argo
7 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 96 (31.48%) Google
2 13 (4.26%) Talend
3 12 (3.93%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.95%) Cloudera
5 6 (1.97%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle
6 2 (0.66%) Snowplow
6 2 (0.66%) StreamSets
6 2 (0.66%) Teradata
7 1 (0.33%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.33%) Cognos
7 1 (0.33%) Databricks
7 1 (0.33%) SAP