Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Airflow
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 582 938 1125
Rank change year-on-year +356 +187 +32
Permanent jobs citing Apache Airflow 107 139 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.099% 0.027%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.56% 0.67% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 116 124 41
Median annual salary £63,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £41,000 £46,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £90,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +12.50% -13.51% +0.54%

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 6,842 20,810 27,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.20% 14.82% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,592 16,449 22,283
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +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 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Apache Airflow in the UK

Apache Airflow
Top 10 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 September 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 +369 106 £63,500 -9.29% 24
London +219 71 £65,000 -10.34% 20
UK excluding London +371 36 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Work from Home +74 19 £45,000 -14.29% 1
South West - 18 £42,500 - 3
East of England +154 11 £70,000 +47.37%
South East +227 5 £65,000 +4.00%
North West - 1 £70,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £50,000 - 2
North of England - 1 £70,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 77 (71.96%) Python
2 74 (69.16%) AWS
3 58 (54.21%) SQL
4 55 (51.40%) Apache
5 52 (48.60%) GCP
6 44 (41.12%) ETL
7 42 (39.25%) Azure
8 39 (36.45%) Kafka
9 38 (35.51%) Big Data
10 36 (33.64%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (31.78%) Apache Spark
12 33 (30.84%) Scala
13 31 (28.97%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (28.97%) Data Science
14 30 (28.04%) Kubernetes
14 30 (28.04%) Hadoop
15 29 (27.10%) SQL Server
16 28 (26.17%) Machine Learning
16 28 (26.17%) Analytics
17 27 (25.23%) Google
18 24 (22.43%) BigQuery
19 23 (21.50%) Amazon EMR
19 23 (21.50%) Amazon S3
19 23 (21.50%) PostgreSQL
20 22 (20.56%) Java
20 22 (20.56%) Pandas
21 21 (19.63%) DevOps
21 21 (19.63%) Tableau
22 20 (18.69%) Data Transformation
22 20 (18.69%) Amazon Kinesis

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 55 (51.40%) Apache
2 34 (31.78%) Apache Spark
3 18 (16.82%) Luigi
4 7 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.67%) Jupyter
6 2 (1.87%) Confluence
7 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 74 (69.16%) AWS
2 52 (48.60%) GCP
3 42 (39.25%) Azure
4 23 (21.50%) Amazon EMR
4 23 (21.50%) Amazon S3
5 20 (18.69%) Amazon Kinesis
6 15 (14.02%) Power Platform
7 13 (12.15%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (9.35%) Logic Apps
9 9 (8.41%) Serverless
10 8 (7.48%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (5.61%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (3.74%) Azure Data Factory
13 3 (2.80%) Amazon SageMaker
13 3 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (1.87%) AWS Data Pipeline
14 2 (1.87%) BrowserStack
14 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (1.87%) GitHub
15 1 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.51%) Big Data
2 31 (28.97%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (28.04%) Hadoop
4 29 (27.10%) SQL Server
5 24 (22.43%) BigQuery
6 23 (21.50%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (17.76%) NoSQL
8 16 (14.95%) Amazon Redshift
9 15 (14.02%) Power BI
10 14 (13.08%) Apache Hive
10 14 (13.08%) Presto
10 14 (13.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (12.15%) Amazon RDS
11 13 (12.15%) Relational Database
11 13 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (11.21%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (10.28%) Azkaban
14 9 (8.41%) Data Lake
14 9 (8.41%) Snowflake Schema
15 8 (7.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) CircleCI
1 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.74%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.87%) JIRA
2 2 (1.87%) MLflow
3 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.93%) Cypress.io
3 1 (0.93%) Flyway
3 1 (0.93%) GoCD
3 1 (0.93%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.93%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 16 (14.95%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Marketing
3 3 (2.80%) Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Advertising
4 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 60 (56.07%) Data Engineer
2 32 (29.91%) Developer
3 17 (15.89%) Senior Data Engineer
4 13 (12.15%) Python Developer
5 12 (11.21%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (10.28%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (10.28%) Python Engineer
7 10 (9.35%) Business Developer
7 10 (9.35%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Big Data Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Data Scientist
9 6 (5.61%) Senior Data Scientist
10 5 (4.67%) AWS Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Big Data Architect
10 5 (4.67%) Big Data Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Machine Learning Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Python/Django Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (36.45%) Kafka
2 22 (20.56%) Pandas
3 17 (15.89%) NumPy
4 10 (9.35%) Spark Streaming
5 9 (8.41%) Dask
6 7 (6.54%) Django
6 7 (6.54%) Flask
6 7 (6.54%) RESTful
7 6 (5.61%) Apache Beam
8 5 (4.67%) Node.js
8 5 (4.67%) SciPy
9 3 (2.80%) D3.js
9 3 (2.80%) Matplotlib
9 3 (2.80%) Redux
10 2 (1.87%) GraphQL
10 2 (1.87%) Keras
10 2 (1.87%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (1.87%) React
10 2 (1.87%) scikit-learn
10 2 (1.87%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Hedge funds
2 11 (10.28%) Data Structures
2 11 (10.28%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.41%) Algorithms
5 7 (6.54%) Equities
6 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.80%) User Experience
8 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.12%) ETL
2 36 (33.64%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (28.97%) Data Science
4 28 (26.17%) Analytics
4 28 (26.17%) Machine Learning
5 21 (19.63%) DevOps
6 20 (18.69%) Data Transformation
7 19 (17.76%) Data Engineering
8 18 (16.82%) Visualisation
9 16 (14.95%) Workflow
10 13 (12.15%) Data Modelling
11 12 (11.21%) Computer Science
11 12 (11.21%) Data Visualisation
11 12 (11.21%) Statistics
12 11 (10.28%) Artificial Intelligence
12 11 (10.28%) Data Integration
12 11 (10.28%) Decision-Making
12 11 (10.28%) OO
12 11 (10.28%) Workflow Management
13 10 (9.35%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 77 (71.96%) Python
2 58 (54.21%) SQL
3 33 (30.84%) Scala
4 22 (20.56%) Java
5 13 (12.15%) C++
6 10 (9.35%) R
7 8 (7.48%) Go
8 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.87%) Haskell
9 2 (1.87%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.93%) C#
10 1 (0.93%) Julia
10 1 (0.93%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Degree
2 12 (11.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (12.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 30 (28.04%) Kubernetes
2 13 (12.15%) Terraform
3 4 (3.74%) Oozie
4 1 (0.93%) Argo
Vendors
1 27 (25.23%) Google
2 21 (19.63%) Tableau
3 10 (9.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle
4 3 (2.80%) Spotify
4 3 (2.80%) Talend
5 2 (1.87%) Databricks
6 1 (0.93%) Cognos
6 1 (0.93%) SnapLogic