Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 900 1152 1267
Rank change year-on-year +252 +115 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 289 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.020% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.79% 0.14% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 265 36 11
UK median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £117,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £63,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -21.57% +82.14% -

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 36,425 24,506 21,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.66% 13.93% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30,183 20,551 18,149
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

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 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Top 12 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 21 February 2018. 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 +241 265 £60,000 -20.00% 34
London +124 137 £62,500 -21.88% 15
UK excluding London +117 129 £50,000 -21.57% 19
South East +42 38 £45,000 -37.93% 6
Midlands - 32 £47,750 - 4
West Midlands - 31 £47,500 - 2
East of England - 26 £50,000 - 1
South West +26 20 £57,500 +11.65%
North of England +11 11 £60,000 -20.00% 7
Yorkshire - 11 £60,000 - 6
Scotland - 7 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 289 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 274 (94.81%) SQL
3 241 (83.39%) Business Intelligence
4 210 (72.66%) Microsoft
5 197 (68.17%) Data Lake
6 195 (67.47%) Power BI
7 183 (63.32%) Analytics
8 166 (57.44%) SQL Server
9 164 (56.75%) Azure SQL Database
10 154 (53.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 135 (46.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 125 (43.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 113 (39.10%) Big Data
14 102 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
15 99 (34.26%) Tableau
16 96 (33.22%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
17 88 (30.45%) Presales
18 83 (28.72%) HDInsight
19 82 (28.37%) Machine Learning
20 77 (26.64%) C#
21 75 (25.95%) Visual Studio
21 75 (25.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
22 74 (25.61%) Data Analytics
23 65 (22.49%) Data Science
24 63 (21.80%) Git (software)
25 62 (21.45%) Visualisation
26 57 (19.72%) T-SQL
27 53 (18.34%) Serverless
28 52 (17.99%) Migration
29 48 (16.61%) Amazon AWS

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 12 (4.15%) IIS
2 8 (2.77%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.73%) Apache
4 4 (1.38%) GeoServer
5 3 (1.04%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.38%) SPSS
2 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 289 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (33.22%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 53 (18.34%) Serverless
4 48 (16.61%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (14.19%) IaaS
6 25 (8.65%) AWS Lambda
6 25 (8.65%) PaaS
7 12 (4.15%) Data Lake Analytics
8 10 (3.46%) Azure Machine Learning
9 4 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.38%) SaaS
10 3 (1.04%) Office 365
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.35%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.35%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (68.17%) Data Lake
2 195 (67.47%) Power BI
3 166 (57.44%) SQL Server
4 164 (56.75%) Azure SQL Database
5 154 (53.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 135 (46.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 125 (43.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 113 (39.10%) Big Data
9 102 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
10 83 (28.72%) HDInsight
11 75 (25.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 36 (12.46%) NoSQL
13 29 (10.03%) Hadoop
14 22 (7.61%) SQL Server 2014
15 19 (6.57%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (6.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 14 (4.84%) OLAP
17 14 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (3.11%) Relational Database
19 8 (2.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 75 (25.95%) Visual Studio
2 63 (21.80%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.42%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (1.04%) Maven
6 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (14.19%) Advertising
2 19 (6.57%) Marketing
3 17 (5.88%) Finance
4 12 (4.15%) Publishing
5 10 (3.46%) Retail
6 4 (1.38%) Automotive
7 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) Games
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (38.41%) Consultant
2 100 (34.60%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 64 (22.15%) Developer
4 59 (20.42%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 55 (19.03%) Azure Consultant
6 53 (18.34%) Power BI Consultant
7 37 (12.80%) Architect
8 28 (9.69%) Microsoft Consultant
9 27 (9.34%) .NET Developer
9 27 (9.34%) DBA
10 26 (9.00%) Azure Architect
11 23 (7.96%) Lead Architect
12 22 (7.61%) Administrator
12 22 (7.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 22 (7.61%) Data Engineer
12 22 (7.61%) Senior DBA
12 22 (7.61%) SQL DBA
13 21 (7.27%) Senior Consultant
14 20 (6.92%) Business Consultant
14 20 (6.92%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.88%) .NET
2 24 (8.30%) ASP.NET
3 22 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (6.92%) .NET Framework
5 18 (6.23%) Entity Framework
6 12 (4.15%) Ajax
6 12 (4.15%) jQuery
6 12 (4.15%) WCF
6 12 (4.15%) XML
7 10 (3.46%) AngularJS
7 10 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (3.46%) CSS
7 10 (3.46%) HTML
8 9 (3.11%) REST
9 8 (2.77%) MDX
10 6 (2.08%) HTML5
11 5 (1.73%) Angular 2
11 5 (1.73%) CSS3
11 5 (1.73%) JSON
12 4 (1.38%) GeoTools
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.27%) Driving Licence
3 11 (3.81%) Fintech
4 8 (2.77%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.04%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.35%) Clustering
6 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.35%) EPoS
6 1 (0.35%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.35%) Online Games
6 1 (0.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.50%) Windows
2 12 (4.15%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (83.39%) Business Intelligence
2 183 (63.32%) Analytics
3 88 (30.45%) Presales
4 82 (28.37%) Machine Learning
5 74 (25.61%) Data Analytics
6 65 (22.49%) Data Science
7 62 (21.45%) Visualisation
8 52 (17.99%) Migration
9 43 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (14.19%) Data Visualisation
10 41 (14.19%) Service Delivery
11 37 (12.80%) ETL
12 35 (12.11%) Information Management
13 28 (9.69%) Data Virtualisation
13 28 (9.69%) Performance Tuning
14 27 (9.34%) MVC
15 24 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (7.61%) Business Analytics
16 22 (7.61%) Data Migration
16 22 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 274 (94.81%) SQL
2 77 (26.64%) C#
3 57 (19.72%) T-SQL
4 47 (16.26%) PowerShell
4 47 (16.26%) Python
4 47 (16.26%) U-SQL
5 23 (7.96%) R
6 21 (7.27%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.42%) Java
8 6 (2.08%) C
9 5 (1.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (1.73%) Scala
10 2 (0.69%) Ruby
10 2 (0.69%) VBA
11 1 (0.35%) F#
11 1 (0.35%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (2.77%) Degree
2 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.81%) GDPR
2 5 (1.73%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 40 (13.84%) Virtual Machines
2 22 (7.61%) HDFS
3 4 (1.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.69%) Docker
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (1.04%) Oozie
2 2 (0.69%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.69%) logstash
3 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 210 (72.66%) Microsoft
2 99 (34.26%) Tableau
3 38 (13.15%) Google
4 29 (10.03%) IBM
5 15 (5.19%) Oracle
6 7 (2.42%) Capita
6 7 (2.42%) Cognos
7 6 (2.08%) SAP
8 4 (1.38%) Infor
9 3 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.69%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.69%) RedGate
11 1 (0.35%) Birst
11 1 (0.35%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.35%) IDERA
11 1 (0.35%) Talend