Period
to 2 December 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 2 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK
6 months to
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 415 698 862
Rank change year-on-year +283 +164 +185
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 335 371 286
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.44% 0.84% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 320 319 263
Median annual salary £57,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.86% +12.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £61,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +6.52% +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 23,228 43,951 40,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.29% 32.75% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19,739 35,851 32,768
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +8.91%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £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 2 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Top 16 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 2 December 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 +276 321 £57,500 -17.86% 82
London +173 172 £65,000 -10.34% 38
UK excluding London +281 154 £52,500 -14.29% 44
Work from Home +25 52 £55,000 -8.33% 15
North of England +172 48 £55,000 -18.52% 9
Midlands +126 48 £51,250 -6.82% 12
South East +201 38 £57,500 -11.54% 18
North West +120 30 £55,000 -18.52% 3
West Midlands +90 29 £50,000 +5.26% 9
East Midlands +88 19 £52,500 -14.29% 3
Yorkshire +101 13 £52,500 -41.67% 1
South West +108 9 £45,000 -10.89% 1
Scotland +72 6 £55,000 -4.35% 1
North East +24 5 £51,250 -31.67% 5
East of England +109 4 £45,000 -18.92% 3
Wales +53 1 £47,500 +31.03%

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 335 (100.00%) Azure
2 271 (80.90%) SQL
3 218 (65.07%) Business Intelligence
4 184 (54.93%) Data Lake
5 176 (52.54%) Microsoft
6 175 (52.24%) Data Warehouse
7 148 (44.18%) Databricks
8 145 (43.28%) Azure SQL Database
9 139 (41.49%) Power Platform
10 136 (40.60%) Power BI
11 135 (40.30%) SQL Server
12 133 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
13 132 (39.40%) Analytics
14 125 (37.31%) ETL
15 122 (36.42%) Python
16 112 (33.43%) DevOps
17 109 (32.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 101 (30.15%) Data Modelling
19 84 (25.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 67 (20.00%) Finance
21 66 (19.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 63 (18.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
23 60 (17.91%) T-SQL
24 59 (17.61%) AWS
25 56 (16.72%) Scrum
26 53 (15.82%) Data Engineering
27 50 (14.93%) Git (software)
28 49 (14.63%) .NET
29 47 (14.03%) TDD
29 47 (14.03%) Cosmos DB

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 38 (11.34%) Apache Spark
2 27 (8.06%) Apache
3 9 (2.69%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (2.09%) Apache Synapse
4 7 (2.09%) Confluence
5 6 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.19%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (5.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (3.28%) InVision
2 11 (3.28%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 335 (100.00%) Azure
2 139 (41.49%) Power Platform
3 59 (17.61%) AWS
4 44 (13.13%) PaaS
5 35 (10.45%) Serverless
6 33 (9.85%) Logic Apps
7 31 (9.25%) SaaS
8 29 (8.66%) Azure Functions
9 24 (7.16%) Azure Stack
10 18 (5.37%) IaaS
11 16 (4.78%) Azure Active Directory
12 13 (3.88%) GCP
12 13 (3.88%) PowerApps
13 11 (3.28%) npm
14 8 (2.39%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (1.79%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 6 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (1.79%) Data Lake Analytics
15 6 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
16 5 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.09%) Firewall
2 6 (1.79%) DMZ
3 4 (1.19%) DNS
4 1 (0.30%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (54.93%) Data Lake
2 175 (52.24%) Data Warehouse
3 145 (43.28%) Azure SQL Database
4 136 (40.60%) Power BI
5 135 (40.30%) SQL Server
6 109 (32.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 84 (25.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 66 (19.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 63 (18.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 47 (14.03%) Cosmos DB
11 42 (12.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 35 (10.45%) NoSQL
13 26 (7.76%) Tableau
14 24 (7.16%) Big Data
15 22 (6.57%) Hadoop
16 18 (5.37%) MySQL
17 15 (4.48%) Amazon Redshift
18 14 (4.18%) MS Access
19 13 (3.88%) PowerPivot
20 12 (3.58%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 50 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.06%) Selenium
3 23 (6.87%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.18%) Cypress.io
5 12 (3.58%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.28%) Moq
7 8 (2.39%) xUnit.net
8 7 (2.09%) JIRA
9 6 (1.79%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.79%) Gradle
9 6 (1.79%) Maven
9 6 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (1.49%) Artifactory
10 5 (1.49%) NUnit
11 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.19%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.90%) Postman
12 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.60%) SonarQube
General
1 67 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (5.37%) Retail
3 16 (4.78%) Public Sector
4 15 (4.48%) Law
5 14 (4.18%) Marketing
6 13 (3.88%) Banking
7 8 (2.39%) Billing
7 8 (2.39%) Publishing
8 7 (2.09%) Housing Association
9 5 (1.49%) Back Office
10 3 (0.90%) Front Office
11 2 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.60%) Legal
12 1 (0.30%) Advertising
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Games
12 1 (0.30%) Police
12 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 110 (32.84%) Data Engineer
2 106 (31.64%) Developer
3 81 (24.18%) Azure Engineer
4 55 (16.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 50 (14.93%) Azure Developer
6 34 (10.15%) Architect
7 30 (8.96%) Data Architect
8 25 (7.46%) Analyst
9 21 (6.27%) Business Intelligence Lead
10 20 (5.97%) Lead Developer
11 17 (5.07%) .NET Developer
11 17 (5.07%) Consultant
12 16 (4.78%) Azure Architect
13 15 (4.48%) Power BI Developer
14 14 (4.18%) Business Developer
14 14 (4.18%) Data Consultant
14 14 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
15 13 (3.88%) Azure Consultant
16 12 (3.58%) Data Analyst
16 12 (3.58%) ETL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.63%) .NET
2 31 (9.25%) .NET Core
3 22 (6.57%) Kafka
4 18 (5.37%) RESTful
5 17 (5.07%) AngularJS
5 17 (5.07%) HTML
6 15 (4.48%) CSS
6 15 (4.48%) HTML5
6 15 (4.48%) Web Services
7 14 (4.18%) JSON
8 13 (3.88%) CSS3
9 11 (3.28%) Ionic Framework
9 11 (3.28%) MDX
9 11 (3.28%) Vue.js
10 9 (2.69%) Spring
10 9 (2.69%) Spring Boot
11 8 (2.39%) React
11 8 (2.39%) SOAP
11 8 (2.39%) XML
11 8 (2.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.03%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.76%) Data Structures
3 15 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.69%) Cloud Native
5 9 (2.69%) Credit Risk
5 9 (2.69%) Market Risk
5 9 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.39%) User Experience
7 7 (2.09%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.49%) Blog
8 5 (1.49%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.90%) NHS
10 2 (0.60%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.60%) Podcast
10 2 (0.60%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.60%) Wiki
11 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.99%) Linux
2 5 (1.49%) Windows
3 3 (0.90%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (65.07%) Business Intelligence
2 133 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (39.40%) Analytics
4 125 (37.31%) ETL
5 112 (33.43%) DevOps
6 101 (30.15%) Data Modelling
7 56 (16.72%) Scrum
8 53 (15.82%) Data Engineering
9 47 (14.03%) TDD
10 46 (13.73%) Visualisation
11 45 (13.43%) Data Analysis
12 44 (13.13%) Migration
13 43 (12.84%) SDLC
14 42 (12.54%) Data Analytics
15 39 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (11.34%) Test Automation
17 34 (10.15%) Fintech
17 34 (10.15%) Problem-Solving
18 32 (9.55%) Data Migration
18 32 (9.55%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 271 (80.90%) SQL
2 122 (36.42%) Python
3 60 (17.91%) T-SQL
4 45 (13.43%) C#
5 35 (10.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 33 (9.85%) PowerShell
7 31 (9.25%) JavaScript
8 23 (6.87%) Scala
9 19 (5.67%) R
10 15 (4.48%) Java
11 9 (2.69%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.39%) U-SQL
13 7 (2.09%) ES7
14 6 (1.79%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.49%) VBA
16 3 (0.90%) C
16 3 (0.90%) ES6
16 3 (0.90%) Ruby
17 1 (0.30%) Go
17 1 (0.30%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 12 (3.58%) Degree
2 8 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.19%) MCSA
4 4 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) MCSE
6 2 (0.60%) MCTS
6 2 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.27%) QA
2 15 (4.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.60%) GDPR
3 2 (0.60%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (4.78%) Docker
2 13 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (10.15%) Kubernetes
2 22 (6.57%) Terraform
3 8 (2.39%) Ansible
4 3 (0.90%) Nagios
5 2 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 176 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 148 (44.18%) Databricks
3 21 (6.27%) Google
4 16 (4.78%) Oracle
5 11 (3.28%) Adobe
6 9 (2.69%) Alteryx
7 5 (1.49%) Blue Prism
8 4 (1.19%) Splunk
8 4 (1.19%) Talend
9 3 (0.90%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.60%) Cognos
10 2 (0.60%) Facebook
10 2 (0.60%) IBM
11 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.30%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.30%) Foundry
11 1 (0.30%) Informatica
11 1 (0.30%) Palantir