Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Azure Data Factory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Data Factory over the 6 months to 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 764 772 1098
Rank change year-on-year +8 +326 +180
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 334 431 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.25% 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.81% 1.06% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 247 370 47
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - -42.86%
10th Percentile £48,650 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,500 £53,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -10.42% -

Azure Data Factory is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 41,277 40,500 27,597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.42% 23.49% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33,258 33,007 23,084
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%

Azure Data Factory
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Azure Data Factory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory.

Salary trend for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory within the UK over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. 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 +6 324 £62,500 +4.17% 69
London +70 211 £70,000 +12.00% 28
UK excluding London -1 116 £55,500 +3.26% 41
North of England +44 39 £65,000 +8.33% 21
North West +46 29 £55,000 -21.43% 15
South East +9 26 £62,500 +25.00% 13
Midlands -1 20 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East of England +44 14 £60,000 - 1
South West +22 11 £52,500 -4.55% 1
West Midlands -25 11 £52,500 - 4
East Midlands +45 9 £55,000 +22.22% 1
North East - 7 £67,500 - 1
Scotland +6 5 £48,750 +2.63%
Yorkshire -19 3 £57,500 -4.17% 5
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT jobs citing Azure Data Factory 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 Azure Data Factory.

1 334 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 287 (85.93%) SQL
3 231 (69.16%) Microsoft
4 230 (68.86%) Business Intelligence
5 227 (67.96%) Data Warehouse
6 220 (65.87%) SQL Server
7 210 (62.87%) Azure SQL Database
8 196 (58.68%) Data Lake
9 192 (57.49%) Analytics
10 191 (57.19%) Power BI
10 191 (57.19%) Power Platform
11 177 (52.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 164 (49.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 146 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
14 144 (43.11%) ETL
15 141 (42.22%) Data Modelling
16 134 (40.12%) Databricks
17 128 (38.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 115 (34.43%) Python
19 111 (33.23%) DevOps
20 98 (29.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 98 (29.34%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
21 91 (27.25%) Kimball Methodology
22 86 (25.75%) Data Analytics
22 86 (25.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
23 80 (23.95%) C#
24 71 (21.26%) Big Data
25 68 (20.36%) T-SQL
26 64 (19.16%) Hadoop
26 64 (19.16%) Finance

Azure Data Factory
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 59 (17.66%) Apache Spark
2 20 (5.99%) Apache
3 18 (5.39%) Apache Pig
3 18 (5.39%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.10%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.50%) Apache Solr
5 5 (1.50%) SAS
6 4 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.60%) Anypoint
7 2 (0.60%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.60%) IIS
7 2 (0.60%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.20%) SPSS
3 2 (0.60%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (5.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.60%) ReMetrica
2 2 (0.60%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.60%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 334 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 191 (57.19%) Power Platform
3 50 (14.97%) PaaS
4 43 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (9.58%) Azure Active Directory
6 25 (7.49%) Serverless
7 23 (6.89%) Azure Functions
7 23 (6.89%) Azure Stack
8 22 (6.59%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 20 (5.99%) IaaS
10 19 (5.69%) SaaS
11 18 (5.39%) Azure Machine Learning
12 17 (5.09%) Data Lake Analytics
13 13 (3.89%) Dynamics 365
13 13 (3.89%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (2.10%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 7 (2.10%) IBM Cloud
16 6 (1.80%) npm
16 6 (1.80%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.39%) Broadband
2 2 (0.60%) AMQP
2 2 (0.60%) Firewall
2 2 (0.60%) MQTT
3 1 (0.30%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (67.96%) Data Warehouse
2 220 (65.87%) SQL Server
3 210 (62.87%) Azure SQL Database
4 196 (58.68%) Data Lake
5 191 (57.19%) Power BI
6 177 (52.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 164 (49.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 128 (38.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 98 (29.34%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 98 (29.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 71 (21.26%) Big Data
11 64 (19.16%) Hadoop
12 52 (15.57%) NoSQL
13 46 (13.77%) Cosmos DB
14 34 (10.18%) Relational Database
15 30 (8.98%) Apache Hive
16 26 (7.78%) MongoDB
17 22 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
18 21 (6.29%) HDInsight
19 20 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (14.67%) Visual Studio
2 29 (8.68%) Git (software)
3 24 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (2.10%) Subversion
6 6 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.50%) ER Studio
7 5 (1.50%) ERwin
7 5 (1.50%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.50%) tSQLt
8 4 (1.20%) JIRA
9 3 (0.90%) RStudio
10 2 (0.60%) Maven
11 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.30%) PowerDesigner
11 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 64 (19.16%) Finance
2 25 (7.49%) Retail
3 12 (3.59%) Marketing
4 6 (1.80%) Games
4 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.50%) Advertising
5 5 (1.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 130 (38.92%) Developer
2 95 (28.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 66 (19.76%) Data Engineer
4 52 (15.57%) Azure Developer
5 41 (12.28%) Architect
6 33 (9.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 28 (8.38%) Senior Developer
8 27 (8.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 27 (8.08%) SQL Developer
9 25 (7.49%) Azure Engineer
9 25 (7.49%) SQL BI Developer
10 24 (7.19%) Lead Developer
11 22 (6.59%) Data Architect
12 20 (5.99%) Database Developer
12 20 (5.99%) SQL Database Developer
13 18 (5.39%) Azure Specialist
13 18 (5.39%) Business Intelligence Specialist
14 17 (5.09%) Consultant
15 15 (4.49%) .NET Developer
16 14 (4.19%) Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (17.96%) MDX
2 48 (14.37%) .NET
3 37 (11.08%) Kafka
4 21 (6.29%) JSON
5 20 (5.99%) REST
6 19 (5.69%) XML
7 17 (5.09%) ASP.NET
7 17 (5.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (4.79%) Apache NiFi
9 15 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (4.49%) SOAP
10 13 (3.89%) JSON Schema
10 13 (3.89%) XSD
11 12 (3.59%) Apache Flex
12 11 (3.29%) HTML
13 10 (2.99%) .NET Framework
14 9 (2.69%) CSS
14 9 (2.69%) HTML5
15 7 (2.10%) AngularJS
15 7 (2.10%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.68%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.59%) Replication
4 10 (2.99%) User Experience
5 9 (2.69%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.40%) Clustering
6 8 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.80%) Enterprise Cloud
8 6 (1.80%) Podcast
8 6 (1.80%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.20%) Fintech
10 4 (1.20%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.20%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.60%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.29%) Windows
2 8 (2.40%) Linux
3 3 (0.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (68.86%) Business Intelligence
2 192 (57.49%) Analytics
3 146 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (43.11%) ETL
5 141 (42.22%) Data Modelling
6 111 (33.23%) DevOps
7 91 (27.25%) Kimball Methodology
8 86 (25.75%) Data Analytics
9 61 (18.26%) Problem-Solving
10 59 (17.66%) Scrum
11 53 (15.87%) Visualisation
12 52 (15.57%) Data Science
13 51 (15.27%) SDLC
14 48 (14.37%) Data Ingestion
15 44 (13.17%) Data Integration
15 44 (13.17%) Machine Learning
16 43 (12.87%) Data Engineering
17 39 (11.68%) Kanban
18 37 (11.08%) Data Architecture
18 37 (11.08%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 287 (85.93%) SQL
2 115 (34.43%) Python
3 86 (25.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 80 (23.95%) C#
5 68 (20.36%) T-SQL
6 51 (15.27%) R
7 40 (11.98%) PowerShell
8 37 (11.08%) JavaScript
9 27 (8.08%) Java
10 22 (6.59%) U-SQL
11 14 (4.19%) Ruby
12 8 (2.40%) PHP
12 8 (2.40%) VBA
13 7 (2.10%) C++
13 7 (2.10%) Go
13 7 (2.10%) Scala
14 6 (1.80%) F#
14 6 (1.80%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.20%) HiveQL
15 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (5.09%) SC Cleared
1 17 (5.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.59%) Degree
3 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.80%) ISEB
4 6 (1.80%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.60%) CEH
6 2 (0.60%) MCP
6 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.39%) QA
2 17 (5.09%) Data Quality
3 16 (4.79%) GDPR
4 6 (1.80%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (8.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.19%) Docker
3 5 (1.50%) HDFS
4 3 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.30%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (6.89%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (6.89%) Puppet
2 21 (6.29%) Terraform
3 12 (3.59%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.50%) Ansible
5 2 (0.60%) Ambari
5 2 (0.60%) Salt
6 1 (0.30%) Control-M
6 1 (0.30%) Kibana
6 1 (0.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 231 (69.16%) Microsoft
2 134 (40.12%) Databricks
3 38 (11.38%) Tableau
4 19 (5.69%) Oracle
5 15 (4.49%) IBM
6 14 (4.19%) Google
7 10 (2.99%) Informatica
8 7 (2.10%) Netezza
9 4 (1.20%) Alteryx
9 4 (1.20%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.20%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.90%) Hortonworks
10 3 (0.90%) SAP
10 3 (0.90%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.90%) VMware
11 2 (0.60%) Axway
11 2 (0.60%) Cisco
11 2 (0.60%) ESRI
11 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.60%) TIBCO