Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Airflow
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 552 653 1032
Rank change year-on-year +101 +379 +130
Permanent jobs citing Apache Airflow 512 139 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.20% 0.058%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.29% 1.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 300 120 72
10th Percentile £47,500 £44,200 £40,000
25th Percentile £62,500 £54,813 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +15.38%
75th Percentile £96,250 £87,500 £86,563
90th Percentile £118,750 £94,125 £94,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +26.32% +11.76%

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 15,561 9,817 21,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.78% 14.23% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10,254 7,821 17,112
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +1.16%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +105 480 £80,000 +14.29% 69
London +108 420 £80,000 - 46
Work from Home -155 103 £86,000 +72.00% 9
UK excluding London -88 52 £70,000 +16.67% 32
East of England -26 19 £85,000 +21.43% 6
South East -79 10 £70,000 +7.69% 5
Scotland -62 9 £57,500 -23.33% 8
North of England -56 7 £57,500 +4.55% 9
North West -47 4 £57,500 +4.55% 5
South West -89 3 £43,500 -1.14% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 2
Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 2
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 453 (88.48%) Python
2 376 (73.44%) AWS
3 329 (64.26%) SQL
4 253 (49.41%) Big Data
5 242 (47.27%) GCP
6 230 (44.92%) ETL
7 227 (44.34%) Analytics
8 218 (42.58%) Data Science
9 210 (41.02%) Data Pipeline
10 202 (39.45%) Kubernetes
11 177 (34.57%) Azure
12 173 (33.79%) Business Intelligence
13 172 (33.59%) Data Warehouse
14 171 (33.40%) Apache Spark
15 162 (31.64%) Kafka
15 162 (31.64%) Google
16 160 (31.25%) Docker
17 156 (30.47%) Data Engineering
18 152 (29.69%) Machine Learning
19 151 (29.49%) DevOps
20 148 (28.91%) Apache
21 144 (28.13%) Terraform
22 129 (25.20%) Java
23 123 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
24 107 (20.90%) Amazon Redshift
25 106 (20.70%) BigQuery
26 101 (19.73%) Serverless
26 101 (19.73%) Finance
26 101 (19.73%) Data Modelling
27 96 (18.75%) Hadoop

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
1 171 (33.40%) Apache Spark
2 148 (28.91%) Apache
3 68 (13.28%) Luigi
4 22 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (4.10%) Apache Pig
6 17 (3.32%) Gunicorn
7 10 (1.95%) Confluence
8 6 (1.17%) Jupyter
9 4 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Pulsar
11 1 (0.20%) CMS
11 1 (0.20%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Sentinel
1 2 (0.39%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 376 (73.44%) AWS
2 242 (47.27%) GCP
3 177 (34.57%) Azure
4 101 (19.73%) Serverless
5 78 (15.23%) Snowflake
6 57 (11.13%) Amazon Kinesis
6 57 (11.13%) Amazon S3
7 55 (10.74%) dbt
8 47 (9.18%) AWS Lambda
9 44 (8.59%) Power Platform
10 40 (7.81%) Cloud Functions
11 34 (6.64%) Amazon EMR
11 34 (6.64%) GitHub
12 30 (5.86%) SaaS
13 25 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
14 20 (3.91%) Cloud Computing
15 19 (3.71%) Fivetran
16 18 (3.52%) Amazon SQS
17 15 (2.93%) Amazon ECS
18 12 (2.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.25%) Firewall
2 9 (1.76%) HTTP
3 7 (1.37%) SSH
4 4 (0.78%) 802.11
4 4 (0.78%) RFID
4 4 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.78%) Wireless
5 3 (0.59%) 5G
5 3 (0.59%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (49.41%) Big Data
2 172 (33.59%) Data Warehouse
3 107 (20.90%) Amazon Redshift
4 106 (20.70%) BigQuery
5 96 (18.75%) Hadoop
6 90 (17.58%) PostgreSQL
7 73 (14.26%) NoSQL
8 69 (13.48%) Metadata
9 59 (11.52%) Apache Hive
10 51 (9.96%) Tableau
11 47 (9.18%) Presto
12 45 (8.79%) Data Lake
12 45 (8.79%) Relational Database
13 44 (8.59%) Looker
13 44 (8.59%) Power BI
14 40 (7.81%) Amazon Athena
15 30 (5.86%) Amazon RDS
16 28 (5.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 25 (4.88%) MySQL
18 24 (4.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 63 (12.30%) Jenkins
2 31 (6.05%) Git (software)
3 29 (5.66%) CircleCI
4 26 (5.08%) JIRA
5 6 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (0.98%) GitLab
6 5 (0.98%) webpack
7 4 (0.78%) Arsenale Dataplane
7 4 (0.78%) Artifactory
7 4 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.78%) Selenium
7 4 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.59%) Babel
8 3 (0.59%) ESLint
8 3 (0.59%) Mocha
9 2 (0.39%) Cypress.io
9 2 (0.39%) ER Studio
9 2 (0.39%) ERwin
9 2 (0.39%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 101 (19.73%) Finance
2 86 (16.80%) Social Skills
3 31 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.30%) Front Office
5 21 (4.10%) Marketing
6 18 (3.52%) Retail
7 17 (3.32%) Advertising
8 15 (2.93%) Banking
8 15 (2.93%) Russian Language
9 8 (1.56%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.78%) Czech Language
10 4 (0.78%) Law
11 2 (0.39%) Automotive
11 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 245 (47.85%) Data Engineer
2 76 (14.84%) Python Engineer
3 69 (13.48%) Senior Data Engineer
4 58 (11.33%) Developer
5 36 (7.03%) Big Data Engineer
5 36 (7.03%) Scala Engineer
6 30 (5.86%) Python Developer
7 29 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 22 (4.30%) AWS Engineer
9 20 (3.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 19 (3.71%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 16 (3.13%) Architect
12 15 (2.93%) Data Architect
13 14 (2.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 14 (2.73%) Python Software Engineer
13 14 (2.73%) Senior Developer
14 13 (2.54%) DevOps Engineer
15 12 (2.34%) Operations Engineer
15 12 (2.34%) Senior Software Engineer
16 11 (2.15%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (31.64%) Kafka
2 68 (13.28%) Apache Beam
3 56 (10.94%) Pandas
4 48 (9.38%) REST
5 46 (8.98%) NumPy
6 36 (7.03%) Akka
7 31 (6.05%) React
7 31 (6.05%) Web Services
8 29 (5.66%) Node.js
9 28 (5.47%) RESTful
10 27 (5.27%) PySpark
11 22 (4.30%) AngularJS
11 22 (4.30%) Velocity
12 20 (3.91%) Vue.js
13 19 (3.71%) Dask
14 17 (3.32%) Django
14 17 (3.32%) pytest
15 16 (3.13%) Ember.js
15 16 (3.13%) Serverless Framework
15 16 (3.13%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.98%) Data Structures
2 45 (8.79%) Algorithms
3 38 (7.42%) Hedge funds
4 37 (7.23%) Linux Command Line
5 26 (5.08%) Derivative
5 26 (5.08%) Fixed Income
6 18 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (2.93%) Enterprise Cloud
8 14 (2.73%) Equities
9 13 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (2.34%) User Experience
11 10 (1.95%) Blog
12 8 (1.56%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.37%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.37%) Media Streaming
13 7 (1.37%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.17%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.17%) Podcast
14 6 (1.17%) Renewable Energy
15 5 (0.98%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 95 (18.55%) Linux
2 12 (2.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (44.92%) ETL
2 227 (44.34%) Analytics
3 218 (42.58%) Data Science
4 210 (41.02%) Data Pipeline
5 173 (33.79%) Business Intelligence
6 156 (30.47%) Data Engineering
7 152 (29.69%) Machine Learning
8 151 (29.49%) DevOps
9 123 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
10 101 (19.73%) Data Modelling
11 88 (17.19%) Open Source
12 86 (16.80%) Infrastructure as Code
12 86 (16.80%) Workflow
13 84 (16.41%) Artificial Intelligence
14 75 (14.65%) Data Management
15 72 (14.06%) Software Engineering
16 71 (13.87%) Data Architecture
17 70 (13.67%) Data Transformation
18 63 (12.30%) Continuous Delivery
19 59 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 453 (88.48%) Python
2 329 (64.26%) SQL
3 129 (25.20%) Java
4 84 (16.41%) Scala
5 32 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 31 (6.05%) R
7 29 (5.66%) JavaScript
8 25 (4.88%) Kotlin
9 23 (4.49%) C#
10 22 (4.30%) Go
11 13 (2.54%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.34%) C++
13 8 (1.56%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.37%) PHP
15 5 (0.98%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.78%) C
17 3 (0.59%) Clojure
18 2 (0.39%) TypeScript
19 1 (0.20%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (6.05%) Degree
2 14 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.39%) PhD
4 1 (0.20%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (11.13%) GDPR
2 39 (7.62%) Data Quality
3 23 (4.49%) QA
4 17 (3.32%) GRC
System Software
1 160 (31.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 202 (39.45%) Kubernetes
2 144 (28.13%) Terraform
3 48 (9.38%) Prometheus
4 38 (7.42%) Grafana
5 28 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (5.27%) Puppet
7 16 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
8 15 (2.93%) Ansible
9 10 (1.95%) Argo
10 6 (1.17%) Consul
10 6 (1.17%) Packer
11 4 (0.78%) Ambari
11 4 (0.78%) Oozie
12 3 (0.59%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 162 (31.64%) Google
2 14 (2.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (2.73%) Oracle
3 12 (2.34%) Cloudera
4 10 (1.95%) Talend
5 9 (1.76%) Informatica
5 9 (1.76%) MKS
6 7 (1.37%) Samsung
6 7 (1.37%) StreamSets
7 6 (1.17%) Databricks
7 6 (1.17%) Hortonworks
8 5 (0.98%) Teradata
9 4 (0.78%) BT
9 4 (0.78%) Instagram
9 4 (0.78%) Sybase
10 3 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.20%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.20%) Snowplow