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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 451 444 518
Rank change year-on-year -7 +74 +223
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 1,259 774 285
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.68% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.66% 1.56% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 792 680 202
10th Percentile £44,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - -14.29%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £78,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £87,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,500 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +0.91% +18.92% -22.92%

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 75,636 49,619 23,749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.78% 43.37% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39,183 35,588 19,609
10th Percentile £33,740 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,600 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.67% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Top 17 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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +4 1,160 £65,000 +5.69% 121
London -11 632 £73,000 +4.29% 52
UK excluding London +22 527 £55,500 +0.91% 75
Work from Home -118 489 £64,500 +7.50% 65
North of England +14 190 £52,000 -5.45% 11
South East +31 157 £55,500 -11.20% 15
Midlands -57 111 £60,000 +20.00% 29
North West -19 97 £47,500 -13.64% 7
West Midlands -76 80 £62,500 +25.00% 14
Yorkshire -8 75 £58,750 - 2
East of England -45 46 £57,500 +19.79% 7
East Midlands -8 31 £55,000 +10.00% 15
North East +5 18 £85,000 +126.67% 2
South West -49 12 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Scotland -44 10 £53,000 -0.47% 6
Wales -21 4 £60,000 +25.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 1,259 (100.00%) Azure
2 850 (67.51%) SQL
3 645 (51.23%) Data Lake
4 642 (50.99%) Business Intelligence
5 603 (47.90%) Data Warehouse
6 600 (47.66%) Databricks
7 598 (47.50%) Power Platform
8 564 (44.80%) ETL
9 537 (42.65%) Microsoft
10 534 (42.41%) Analytics
11 529 (42.02%) Power BI
12 499 (39.63%) SQL Server
13 490 (38.92%) Agile
14 467 (37.09%) Python
15 440 (34.95%) DevOps
16 423 (33.60%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 393 (31.22%) Data Modelling
18 370 (29.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 353 (28.04%) Data Engineering
20 319 (25.34%) Social Skills
21 285 (22.64%) Azure DevOps
22 254 (20.17%) Azure SQL Database
23 253 (20.10%) Data Pipeline
24 248 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
25 239 (18.98%) T-SQL
26 231 (18.35%) CI/CD
27 229 (18.19%) Big Data
28 225 (17.87%) Finance
29 206 (16.36%) .NET
30 203 (16.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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
1 131 (10.41%) Apache Spark
2 33 (2.62%) SharePoint
3 28 (2.22%) Apache
4 23 (1.83%) Apache Airflow
5 14 (1.11%) SAS
6 12 (0.95%) Apache Pig
7 9 (0.71%) Confluence
8 8 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.24%) IIS
10 2 (0.16%) CMS
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.079%) Luigi
11 1 (0.079%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.32%) Campfire
2 4 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (1.11%) JDE OneWorld
4 7 (0.56%) SAP PA-EC
5 4 (0.32%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.16%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.079%) Aligne
8 1 (0.079%) Endur
8 1 (0.079%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1,259 (100.00%) Azure
2 598 (47.50%) Power Platform
3 423 (33.60%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 285 (22.64%) Azure DevOps
5 202 (16.04%) AWS
6 138 (10.96%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 94 (7.47%) GitHub
7 94 (7.47%) Snowflake
8 92 (7.31%) Azure Monitor
9 88 (6.99%) Serverless
10 81 (6.43%) GCP
11 78 (6.20%) Azure Service Bus
12 75 (5.96%) Azure Functions
13 70 (5.56%) PowerApps
14 68 (5.40%) Azure AKS
15 64 (5.08%) GitHub Actions
16 60 (4.77%) Azure Logic Apps
17 52 (4.13%) Azure Machine Learning
18 49 (3.89%) Azure Event Grid
19 48 (3.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (0.95%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (0.32%) Broadband
2 4 (0.32%) Firewall
2 4 (0.32%) Internet
3 2 (0.16%) DNS
3 2 (0.16%) SAN
4 1 (0.079%) Network Security
4 1 (0.079%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 645 (51.23%) Data Lake
2 603 (47.90%) Data Warehouse
3 529 (42.02%) Power BI
4 499 (39.63%) SQL Server
5 370 (29.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 254 (20.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 229 (18.19%) Big Data
8 203 (16.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 189 (15.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 126 (10.01%) Tableau
11 120 (9.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 115 (9.13%) NoSQL
13 113 (8.98%) Relational Database
14 107 (8.50%) Metadata
15 89 (7.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 70 (5.56%) Hadoop
17 42 (3.34%) Apache Hive
18 41 (3.26%) MongoDB
19 39 (3.10%) HDInsight
20 38 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 82 (6.51%) Git (software)
2 34 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 34 (2.70%) JIRA
3 22 (1.75%) Visual Studio
4 16 (1.27%) GitLab
5 15 (1.19%) ERwin
5 15 (1.19%) Selenium
6 14 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 13 (1.03%) ER Studio
8 12 (0.95%) JMeter
8 12 (0.95%) NUnit
8 12 (0.95%) Postman
8 12 (0.95%) PowerDesigner
9 11 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (0.71%) CircleCI
10 9 (0.71%) SonarQube
10 9 (0.71%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.56%) Fiddler
11 7 (0.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 319 (25.34%) Social Skills
2 248 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
3 225 (17.87%) Finance
4 79 (6.27%) Retail
5 68 (5.40%) Marketing
5 68 (5.40%) Public Sector
6 58 (4.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 36 (2.86%) Legal
8 32 (2.54%) Law
8 32 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 32 (2.54%) Telecoms
9 26 (2.07%) Electronics
10 24 (1.91%) Presentation Skills
11 23 (1.83%) Banking
12 17 (1.35%) Games
13 14 (1.11%) Influencing Skills
14 13 (1.03%) French Language
14 13 (1.03%) German Language
14 13 (1.03%) Italian Language
15 12 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 553 (43.92%) Data Engineer
2 244 (19.38%) Developer
3 236 (18.75%) Azure Engineer
4 172 (13.66%) Azure Data Engineer
5 168 (13.34%) Senior Data Engineer
6 153 (12.15%) Architect
7 117 (9.29%) Data Architect
8 107 (8.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 72 (5.72%) Solutions Architect
10 71 (5.64%) Cloud Engineer
11 70 (5.56%) Analyst
12 65 (5.16%) SQL Developer
13 63 (5.00%) Azure Developer
14 62 (4.92%) Security Engineer
15 52 (4.13%) Senior Cloud Engineer
16 50 (3.97%) Consultant
17 46 (3.65%) Senior Security Engineer
18 40 (3.18%) Senior Developer
19 35 (2.78%) Software Engineer
20 34 (2.70%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (16.36%) .NET
2 108 (8.58%) PySpark
3 81 (6.43%) Kafka
4 50 (3.97%) JSON
5 48 (3.81%) React
6 46 (3.65%) XML
7 44 (3.49%) RESTful
8 34 (2.70%) Node.js
9 30 (2.38%) YAML
10 29 (2.30%) Entity Framework
11 27 (2.14%) .NET Core
12 26 (2.07%) Spark Streaming
13 20 (1.59%) ASP.NET
14 19 (1.51%) REST
15 17 (1.35%) Apache NiFi
15 17 (1.35%) MDX
16 16 (1.27%) Scalaz
17 15 (1.19%) .NET Framework
17 15 (1.19%) HTML
18 14 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 72 (5.72%) Data Structures
2 68 (5.40%) IoT
3 58 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 46 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
5 39 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (2.78%) Robotics
7 32 (2.54%) User Experience
8 24 (1.91%) Legacy Systems
9 23 (1.83%) Low-Code
9 23 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (1.27%) Data Centre
10 16 (1.27%) Housing Association
11 15 (1.19%) Replication
12 13 (1.03%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.95%) Derivative
13 12 (0.95%) Hackathon
13 12 (0.95%) PropTech
13 12 (0.95%) Reinsurance
14 10 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
14 10 (0.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.07%) Windows
2 9 (0.71%) Linux
3 8 (0.64%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.40%) Unix
5 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (50.99%) Business Intelligence
2 564 (44.80%) ETL
3 534 (42.41%) Analytics
4 490 (38.92%) Agile
5 440 (34.95%) DevOps
6 393 (31.22%) Data Modelling
7 353 (28.04%) Data Engineering
8 253 (20.10%) Data Pipeline
9 231 (18.35%) CI/CD
10 185 (14.69%) Visualisation
11 183 (14.54%) Data Analytics
12 182 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
13 148 (11.76%) Data Integration
14 143 (11.36%) Software Engineering
15 136 (10.80%) Data Management
16 127 (10.09%) Data Science
17 119 (9.45%) Computer Science
18 115 (9.13%) Machine Learning
19 108 (8.58%) Scrum
20 107 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 850 (67.51%) SQL
2 467 (37.09%) Python
3 239 (18.98%) T-SQL
4 188 (14.93%) C#
5 139 (11.04%) PowerShell
6 132 (10.48%) Java
7 106 (8.42%) Scala
8 69 (5.48%) Bash
9 53 (4.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 51 (4.05%) JavaScript
11 40 (3.18%) R
12 19 (1.51%) C++
13 17 (1.35%) TypeScript
14 12 (0.95%) U-SQL
15 11 (0.87%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.71%) C
17 6 (0.48%) Kotlin
18 5 (0.40%) Bicep
19 3 (0.24%) ABAP
19 3 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 187 (14.85%) Degree
2 65 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (3.10%) TOGAF Certification
4 32 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.59%) Master's Degree
6 12 (0.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 12 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (0.95%) CISSP
7 8 (0.64%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.079%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.079%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.079%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.079%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.079%) FFIEC
10 1 (0.079%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.079%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.079%) PMP
10 1 (0.079%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (8.58%) Data Quality
2 48 (3.81%) GDPR
3 25 (1.99%) QA
4 17 (1.35%) Accessibility
5 13 (1.03%) CDISC
5 13 (1.03%) HL7
6 3 (0.24%) GRC
6 3 (0.24%) SLA
7 1 (0.079%) GLBA
7 1 (0.079%) IFRS
7 1 (0.079%) IFRS 17
7 1 (0.079%) NIST
7 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (3.10%) Docker
2 23 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.95%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.24%) vSphere
6 1 (0.079%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 79 (6.27%) Kubernetes
2 68 (5.40%) Terraform
3 14 (1.11%) Ansible
4 11 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.64%) Puppet
6 5 (0.40%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.16%) NetCrunch
8 1 (0.079%) Oozie
Vendors
1 600 (47.66%) Databricks
2 537 (42.65%) Microsoft
3 63 (5.00%) Oracle
3 63 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 56 (4.45%) SAP
5 55 (4.37%) Informatica
6 39 (3.10%) Alteryx
7 35 (2.78%) MuleSoft
8 28 (2.22%) Google
9 27 (2.14%) Cognos
10 26 (2.07%) Adobe
11 19 (1.51%) Civica
11 19 (1.51%) ServiceNow
12 17 (1.35%) Talend
13 16 (1.27%) Palantir
14 12 (0.95%) RedGate
15 10 (0.79%) Confluent
15 10 (0.79%) mParticle
15 10 (0.79%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 10 (0.79%) Tealium