Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 831 947 1166
Rank change year-on-year +116 +219 +119
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 290 234 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.13% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.76% 0.67% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 242 217 31
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £87,375 £87,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +42.86%

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 37,955 34,732 23,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.00% 20.02% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30,258 28,754 19,940
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,251
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +4.48% +0.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,325 £82,375 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Top 13 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 22 January 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 +148 285 £62,500 +4.17% 65
London +144 212 £62,500 -9.09% 28
UK excluding London +34 78 £60,000 +20.00% 38
East of England +53 32 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South East +39 25 £60,000 +26.32% 13
North of England +47 12 £70,000 +16.67% 6
North West - 11 £70,000 - 6
Midlands +26 10 £72,500 +61.11% 5
East Midlands +27 6 £72,500 +45.00%
West Midlands +20 4 £63,750 +41.67% 5
South West +17 2 £52,500 -8.70% 8
Scotland +1 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 290 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 260 (89.66%) Microsoft
3 245 (84.48%) SQL
4 199 (68.62%) SQL Server
5 185 (63.79%) Data Warehouse
6 178 (61.38%) Business Intelligence
7 174 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 170 (58.62%) Azure SQL Database
9 166 (57.24%) Analytics
10 165 (56.90%) Power BI
11 148 (51.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 141 (48.62%) Data Lake
13 130 (44.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 118 (40.69%) ETL
15 111 (38.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 101 (34.83%) C#
16 101 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
17 100 (34.48%) T-SQL
18 98 (33.79%) Data Modelling
19 82 (28.28%) Tableau
20 80 (27.59%) .NET
21 72 (24.83%) Big Data
22 66 (22.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 65 (22.41%) PaaS
23 65 (22.41%) Cosmos DB
24 60 (20.69%) Visualisation
25 58 (20.00%) PowerShell
26 55 (18.97%) Visual Studio
26 55 (18.97%) Python
27 54 (18.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)

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 34 (11.72%) Apache Spark
2 15 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (3.45%) Confluence
5 8 (2.76%) Apache
5 8 (2.76%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.03%) SAS
7 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.69%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (8.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 290 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (22.41%) PaaS
3 52 (17.93%) Data Lake Analytics
4 31 (10.69%) Serverless
5 30 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (8.62%) Dynamics 365
7 21 (7.24%) IaaS
7 21 (7.24%) SaaS
8 19 (6.55%) Azure Functions
9 16 (5.52%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (5.17%) Azure Machine Learning
11 10 (3.45%) Office 365
12 8 (2.76%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 4 (1.38%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
15 2 (0.69%) Apigee
15 2 (0.69%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 2 (0.69%) Boomi
15 2 (0.69%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.69%) AMQP
1 2 (0.69%) Broadband
1 2 (0.69%) Firewall
1 2 (0.69%) MQTT
2 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (68.62%) SQL Server
2 185 (63.79%) Data Warehouse
3 174 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 170 (58.62%) Azure SQL Database
5 165 (56.90%) Power BI
6 148 (51.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 141 (48.62%) Data Lake
8 130 (44.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 111 (38.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 72 (24.83%) Big Data
11 66 (22.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 65 (22.41%) Cosmos DB
13 34 (11.72%) NoSQL
14 29 (10.00%) Hadoop
15 21 (7.24%) OLAP
16 19 (6.55%) MySQL
17 15 (5.17%) HDInsight
18 14 (4.83%) MongoDB
18 14 (4.83%) PowerPivot
18 14 (4.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 42 (14.48%) Git (software)
2 42 (14.48%) Visual Studio Team System
3 16 (5.52%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.52%) tSQLt
4 15 (5.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (4.83%) JIRA
5 14 (4.83%) TeamCity
6 11 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.76%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.76%) JMeter
7 8 (2.76%) Mocha
8 7 (2.41%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.72%) ER Studio
9 5 (1.72%) ERwin
9 5 (1.72%) Protractor
10 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.69%) Maven
12 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
General
1 38 (13.10%) Finance
2 33 (11.38%) Retail
3 16 (5.52%) Advertising
4 8 (2.76%) Banking
5 7 (2.41%) Marketing
6 4 (1.38%) Games
7 3 (1.03%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (37.93%) Developer
2 67 (23.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 57 (19.66%) Architect
4 48 (16.55%) Data Engineer
5 45 (15.52%) Consultant
6 34 (11.72%) Azure Developer
7 25 (8.62%) Data Architect
8 23 (7.93%) Data Consultant
8 23 (7.93%) Microsoft Consultant
9 21 (7.24%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 21 (7.24%) SQL Developer
10 19 (6.55%) SQL BI Developer
11 18 (6.21%) .NET Developer
11 18 (6.21%) Azure Engineer
12 17 (5.86%) C# Developer
12 17 (5.86%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 17 (5.86%) Microsoft Developer
12 17 (5.86%) Senior Developer
13 15 (5.17%) Azure Architect
13 15 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (27.59%) .NET
2 45 (15.52%) JSON
3 38 (13.10%) REST
4 27 (9.31%) Kafka
5 25 (8.62%) JSON Schema
5 25 (8.62%) SOAP
5 25 (8.62%) XML
5 25 (8.62%) XSD
6 21 (7.24%) Apache Flex
6 21 (7.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (5.17%) MDX
8 11 (3.79%) ASP.NET
9 9 (3.10%) Apache NiFi
9 9 (3.10%) Velocity
10 6 (2.07%) D3.js
11 4 (1.38%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.38%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.38%) HTML
11 4 (1.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (11.03%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.76%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.76%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.07%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.38%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.03%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.03%) Fintech
8 2 (0.69%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.69%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.69%) PMI
8 2 (0.69%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) Online Games
9 1 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.38%) Windows
2 3 (1.03%) Linux
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (61.38%) Business Intelligence
2 166 (57.24%) Analytics
3 118 (40.69%) ETL
4 101 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (33.79%) Data Modelling
6 60 (20.69%) Visualisation
7 50 (17.24%) Data Science
8 43 (14.83%) DevOps
9 42 (14.48%) Dimensional Modelling
9 42 (14.48%) Kimball Methodology
10 40 (13.79%) Data Analysis
11 37 (12.76%) Data Management
12 36 (12.41%) Data Integration
13 34 (11.72%) Data Analytics
13 34 (11.72%) Data Engineering
13 34 (11.72%) Machine Learning
14 32 (11.03%) Data Architecture
14 32 (11.03%) Test Automation
15 30 (10.34%) Coaching
15 30 (10.34%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 245 (84.48%) SQL
2 101 (34.83%) C#
3 100 (34.48%) T-SQL
4 58 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 55 (18.97%) Python
6 54 (18.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 50 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 44 (15.17%) U-SQL
9 31 (10.69%) R
10 13 (4.48%) Scala
11 10 (3.45%) C
12 8 (2.76%) Java
12 8 (2.76%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.38%) Ruby
14 3 (1.03%) HiveQL
15 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.69%) C++
15 2 (0.69%) Perl
15 2 (0.69%) PHP
15 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (7.93%) Degree
3 10 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.07%) PhD
5 4 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.38%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.38%) MCAD
5 4 (1.38%) MCDBA
5 4 (1.38%) MCSD
6 3 (1.03%) MCSE
7 2 (0.69%) CEH
7 2 (0.69%) ISEB
7 2 (0.69%) MCP
7 2 (0.69%) MCSA
7 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.34%) QA
2 14 (4.83%) Data Quality
3 9 (3.10%) SLA
4 8 (2.76%) PMO
5 6 (2.07%) GDPR
6 1 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 16 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.79%) Docker
3 4 (1.38%) HDFS
4 3 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (5.17%) Puppet
2 14 (4.83%) Terraform
3 11 (3.79%) Ansible
3 11 (3.79%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.03%) Ambari
5 2 (0.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 260 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 82 (28.28%) Tableau
3 34 (11.72%) Databricks
4 17 (5.86%) Hortonworks
5 16 (5.52%) Alteryx
6 10 (3.45%) Oracle
7 4 (1.38%) IBM
7 4 (1.38%) Talend
8 3 (1.03%) Cisco
8 3 (1.03%) Google
8 3 (1.03%) Telerik
9 2 (0.69%) Axway
9 2 (0.69%) Informatica
9 2 (0.69%) Jitterbit
9 2 (0.69%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.69%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.69%) Signiant
9 2 (0.69%) SnapLogic
9 2 (0.69%) Teradata
9 2 (0.69%) TIBCO