Period
to 18 September 2020

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

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 463 714 864
Rank change year-on-year +251 +150 +246
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 242 395 332
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.23% 0.90% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 185 313 311
Median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £40,400 £50,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +4.35% +19.79%

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 19,754 44,036 41,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.09% 31.10% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16,380 35,814 33,224
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Azure Data Factory
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Data Factory.

Salary trend for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Data Factory over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

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 18 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 +220 237 £55,000 -20.00% 39
London +152 129 £72,500 -3.33% 19
UK excluding London +284 111 £50,000 -16.67% 22
Midlands +156 38 £50,000 -9.09% 7
North of England +180 30 £55,000 -18.52% 7
West Midlands +128 26 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North West +126 20 £55,000 +20.88% 6
South East +189 18 £55,000 -15.38% 5
East of England +124 17 £40,000 -33.33%
Work from Home +64 17 £55,000 -12.00% 3
East Midlands +94 12 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Yorkshire +144 8 £70,000 -22.22% 1
South West +130 4 £45,000 -29.13% 1
Scotland +107 4 - - 1
North East +23 2 £32,500 -51.85%

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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.

1 242 (100.00%) Azure
2 204 (84.30%) SQL
3 177 (73.14%) Business Intelligence
4 158 (65.29%) Data Lake
5 155 (64.05%) Data Warehouse
6 136 (56.20%) Microsoft
7 127 (52.48%) Analytics
8 122 (50.41%) Power Platform
9 120 (49.59%) Azure SQL Database
10 116 (47.93%) Power BI
11 114 (47.11%) Databricks
11 114 (47.11%) ETL
12 101 (41.74%) SQL Server
13 92 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
14 84 (34.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 64 (26.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 63 (26.03%) DevOps
17 62 (25.62%) Python
18 61 (25.21%) Data Modelling
18 61 (25.21%) Finance
18 61 (25.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 50 (20.66%) Data Analytics
19 50 (20.66%) Data Engineering
20 44 (18.18%) Visualisation
21 42 (17.36%) Migration
21 42 (17.36%) T-SQL
21 42 (17.36%) Cosmos DB
22 39 (16.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 36 (14.88%) Git (software)
24 35 (14.46%) Data Analysis

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 32 (13.22%) Apache Spark
2 20 (8.26%) Apache
3 9 (3.72%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (2.07%) Apache Pig
4 5 (2.07%) Apache Synapse
4 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.24%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 242 (100.00%) Azure
2 122 (50.41%) Power Platform
3 27 (11.16%) PaaS
4 22 (9.09%) SaaS
5 20 (8.26%) PowerApps
6 18 (7.44%) AWS
7 17 (7.02%) Azure Stack
8 12 (4.96%) Serverless
9 11 (4.55%) Data Lake Analytics
9 11 (4.55%) IaaS
9 11 (4.55%) Logic Apps
10 10 (4.13%) Amazon EMR
11 9 (3.72%) Azure Functions
12 6 (2.48%) Amazon S3
12 6 (2.48%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (2.07%) AWS CodePipeline
13 5 (2.07%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 5 (2.07%) Power Automate
14 4 (1.65%) Datadog
14 4 (1.65%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) DNS
1 1 (0.41%) Firewall
1 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (65.29%) Data Lake
2 155 (64.05%) Data Warehouse
3 120 (49.59%) Azure SQL Database
4 116 (47.93%) Power BI
5 101 (41.74%) SQL Server
6 84 (34.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 64 (26.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 61 (25.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 42 (17.36%) Cosmos DB
10 39 (16.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (12.81%) Big Data
11 31 (12.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 31 (12.81%) MySQL
12 23 (9.50%) NoSQL
13 16 (6.61%) Hadoop
14 14 (5.79%) MS Access
15 13 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (4.55%) Apache Hive
16 11 (4.55%) PolyBase
16 11 (4.55%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 36 (14.88%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.68%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.61%) Selenium
4 14 (5.79%) Cypress.io
5 6 (2.48%) Artifactory
5 6 (2.48%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.65%) GitLab
7 4 (1.65%) GoCD
7 4 (1.65%) Visual Studio Code
7 4 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (1.24%) xUnit.net
9 2 (0.83%) ER Studio
9 2 (0.83%) GDB
9 2 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.83%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.83%) Sourcetree
9 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.83%) tSQLt
General
1 61 (25.21%) Finance
2 15 (6.20%) Marketing
3 14 (5.79%) Banking
4 9 (3.72%) Law
5 6 (2.48%) Back Office
5 6 (2.48%) Front Office
6 3 (1.24%) Publishing
6 3 (1.24%) Retail
7 2 (0.83%) Advertising
7 2 (0.83%) Police
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 85 (35.12%) Data Engineer
2 71 (29.34%) Developer
3 65 (26.86%) Azure Engineer
4 44 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 29 (11.98%) Analyst
6 27 (11.16%) Azure Developer
7 19 (7.85%) ETL Analyst
8 18 (7.44%) Architect
9 17 (7.02%) Data Architect
10 15 (6.20%) Consultant
10 15 (6.20%) Data Analyst
11 13 (5.37%) SQL Developer
12 12 (4.96%) Azure Architect
12 12 (4.96%) Data Consultant
12 12 (4.96%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 12 (4.96%) Senior Developer
13 11 (4.55%) Big Data Engineer
13 11 (4.55%) SQL BI Developer
13 11 (4.55%) Test Analyst
14 10 (4.13%) Azure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.57%) .NET
2 23 (9.50%) Kafka
3 11 (4.55%) JSON
3 11 (4.55%) MDX
4 9 (3.72%) PySpark
5 8 (3.31%) RESTful
6 7 (2.89%) .NET Core
6 7 (2.89%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (2.48%) Apache NiFi
7 6 (2.48%) Web Services
8 5 (2.07%) SOAP
9 4 (1.65%) ADO
9 4 (1.65%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (1.65%) HTML
9 4 (1.65%) HTML5
9 4 (1.65%) REST
9 4 (1.65%) Sensu
10 3 (1.24%) XML
10 3 (1.24%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.68%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (7.85%) Data Structures
4 13 (5.37%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.72%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.31%) Clustering
7 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.65%) PMI
8 2 (0.83%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.41%) Blog
9 1 (0.41%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.55%) Windows
2 9 (3.72%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.65%) Linux
4 2 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (73.14%) Business Intelligence
2 127 (52.48%) Analytics
3 114 (47.11%) ETL
4 92 (38.02%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (26.03%) DevOps
6 61 (25.21%) Data Modelling
7 50 (20.66%) Data Analytics
7 50 (20.66%) Data Engineering
8 44 (18.18%) Visualisation
9 42 (17.36%) Migration
10 35 (14.46%) Data Analysis
11 31 (12.81%) Kimball Methodology
12 30 (12.40%) Scrum
13 28 (11.57%) Data Migration
13 28 (11.57%) Dimensional Modelling
14 26 (10.74%) SDLC
15 24 (9.92%) Fintech
15 24 (9.92%) Test Automation
16 22 (9.09%) Data Architecture
16 22 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 204 (84.30%) SQL
2 62 (25.62%) Python
3 42 (17.36%) T-SQL
4 31 (12.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 26 (10.74%) C#
6 23 (9.50%) Scala
7 14 (5.79%) PowerShell
8 11 (4.55%) Java
8 11 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.55%) U-SQL
9 9 (3.72%) C
10 8 (3.31%) R
11 4 (1.65%) Go
12 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.41%) Cypher
13 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (5.37%) Degree
2 9 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.07%) MCSA
4 4 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.65%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.83%) MCSE
5 2 (0.83%) MCTS
5 2 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.13%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.24%) QA
3 2 (0.83%) GDPR
3 2 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.31%) Hyper-V
2 8 (3.31%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.65%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (6.20%) Kubernetes
2 13 (5.37%) Terraform
3 8 (3.31%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.48%) Nagios
5 4 (1.65%) Ansible
6 3 (1.24%) Kibana
6 3 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 136 (56.20%) Microsoft
2 114 (47.11%) Databricks
3 25 (10.33%) Tableau
4 17 (7.02%) Oracle
5 9 (3.72%) Google
6 8 (3.31%) PlateSpin
6 8 (3.31%) VirtaMove
7 4 (1.65%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.65%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.65%) Foundry
7 4 (1.65%) Palantir
7 4 (1.65%) Splunk
7 4 (1.65%) StreamSets
7 4 (1.65%) Talend
8 2 (0.83%) Cognos
8 2 (0.83%) Facebook
8 2 (0.83%) IBM
8 2 (0.83%) Netezza
8 2 (0.83%) Teradata
9 1 (0.41%) Capita