Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 710 858 1097
Rank change year-on-year +148 +239 +135
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 379 322 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.19% 0.068%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.87% 0.79% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 292 245 108
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £50,000 £43,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +27.78% -7.69%

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 43,672 40,537 32,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.19% 24.52% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35,543 32,826 26,908
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 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 +119 372 £70,000 +16.67% 77
London +132 233 £75,000 +15.38% 35
UK excluding London +60 141 £60,000 +4.35% 46
North of England +39 42 £67,500 +12.50% 13
South East +40 38 £65,000 +8.33% 14
East of England +54 29 £60,000 - 3
North West +40 26 £45,500 -35.00% 8
Midlands +29 22 £55,000 +15.79% 9
West Midlands +22 13 £55,000 +15.79% 7
East Midlands +26 9 £55,000 -24.14% 2
Yorkshire -7 9 £90,000 +50.00% 5
North East - 7 £67,500 -
South West +15 6 £63,500 +10.43% 3
Scotland +23 3 - - 2
Wales - 1 £32,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 379 (100.00%) Azure
2 312 (82.32%) SQL
3 280 (73.88%) Business Intelligence
4 251 (66.23%) Microsoft
5 248 (65.44%) Data Warehouse
5 248 (65.44%) Data Lake
6 247 (65.17%) Power BI
6 247 (65.17%) Power Platform
7 227 (59.89%) Analytics
8 209 (55.15%) SQL Server
9 197 (51.98%) Azure SQL Database
10 181 (47.76%) Databricks
11 172 (45.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 172 (45.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 162 (42.74%) Data Modelling
13 156 (41.16%) ETL
14 151 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
15 130 (34.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 124 (32.72%) DevOps
17 119 (31.40%) Python
18 115 (30.34%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 113 (29.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 100 (26.39%) Finance
21 98 (25.86%) Data Analytics
22 95 (25.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
23 88 (23.22%) Big Data
24 86 (22.69%) Kimball Methodology
25 79 (20.84%) MDX
26 71 (18.73%) Scrum
27 70 (18.47%) Machine Learning

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 61 (16.09%) Apache Spark
2 20 (5.28%) Apache
2 20 (5.28%) Apache Pig
3 12 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (2.64%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.85%) ArcGIS
6 4 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.79%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.53%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.53%) IIS
9 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.53%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 379 (100.00%) Azure
2 247 (65.17%) Power Platform
3 61 (16.09%) PaaS
4 55 (14.51%) AWS
5 42 (11.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 32 (8.44%) Serverless
7 31 (8.18%) Azure Functions
8 29 (7.65%) IaaS
9 24 (6.33%) Azure Machine Learning
10 19 (5.01%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 18 (4.75%) Data Lake Analytics
12 17 (4.49%) GCP
12 17 (4.49%) SaaS
13 13 (3.43%) Amazon EMR
13 13 (3.43%) Amazon S3
14 11 (2.90%) PowerApps
15 9 (2.37%) Amazon Kinesis
15 9 (2.37%) Office 365
16 7 (1.85%) npm
17 6 (1.58%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.17%) Broadband
2 6 (1.58%) VSAN
3 4 (1.06%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (0.79%) DNS
4 3 (0.79%) Firewall
5 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (65.44%) Data Lake
1 248 (65.44%) Data Warehouse
2 247 (65.17%) Power BI
3 209 (55.15%) SQL Server
4 197 (51.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 172 (45.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 172 (45.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 130 (34.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 115 (30.34%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 113 (29.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 88 (23.22%) Big Data
10 68 (17.94%) Hadoop
11 58 (15.30%) NoSQL
12 53 (13.98%) Cosmos DB
13 33 (8.71%) Apache Hive
14 32 (8.44%) HDInsight
15 24 (6.33%) Geospatial Data
15 24 (6.33%) Impala
16 23 (6.07%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (5.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 31 (8.18%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (4.22%) Jenkins
5 13 (3.43%) JIRA
6 10 (2.64%) ER Studio
6 10 (2.64%) ERwin
6 10 (2.64%) PowerDesigner
7 8 (2.11%) Subversion
8 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.53%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.26%) Mocha
10 1 (0.26%) NUnit
10 1 (0.26%) Selenium
10 1 (0.26%) Spock
General
1 100 (26.39%) Finance
2 20 (5.28%) Retail
3 11 (2.90%) Advertising
4 9 (2.37%) Marketing
5 8 (2.11%) Banking
6 7 (1.85%) Public Sector
7 5 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.06%) Billing
9 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 163 (43.01%) Developer
2 119 (31.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 68 (17.94%) Azure Developer
4 57 (15.04%) Architect
5 48 (12.66%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 42 (11.08%) Data Engineer
7 41 (10.82%) Azure Engineer
7 41 (10.82%) Data Architect
7 41 (10.82%) Lead Developer
7 41 (10.82%) SQL Developer
8 38 (10.03%) SQL BI Developer
9 34 (8.97%) Senior Developer
10 33 (8.71%) Database Developer
10 33 (8.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 33 (8.71%) SQL Database Developer
11 23 (6.07%) Power BI Developer
12 21 (5.54%) Azure Architect
13 20 (5.28%) Azure Specialist
13 20 (5.28%) Business Intelligence Specialist
14 19 (5.01%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (20.84%) MDX
2 33 (8.71%) .NET
3 30 (7.92%) Kafka
4 17 (4.49%) ASP.NET
4 17 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (4.49%) HTML
5 15 (3.96%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (3.69%) JSON
7 12 (3.17%) Apache NiFi
7 12 (3.17%) REST
8 10 (2.64%) XML
9 9 (2.37%) Lambda Expressions
10 8 (2.11%) AngularJS
10 8 (2.11%) CSS
10 8 (2.11%) Spark Streaming
11 7 (1.85%) D3.js
11 7 (1.85%) HTML5
11 7 (1.85%) Leaflet
11 7 (1.85%) Node.js
12 6 (1.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (3.17%) User Experience
3 11 (2.90%) Algorithms
4 9 (2.37%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.11%) Clustering
5 8 (2.11%) Replication
6 7 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.58%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.58%) Podcast
8 4 (1.06%) Blog
9 2 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.53%) Wiki
10 1 (0.26%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.26%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.26%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.01%) Windows
2 8 (2.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.58%) Unix
3 6 (1.58%) VMS
4 5 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (73.88%) Business Intelligence
2 227 (59.89%) Analytics
3 162 (42.74%) Data Modelling
4 156 (41.16%) ETL
5 151 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (32.72%) DevOps
7 98 (25.86%) Data Analytics
8 86 (22.69%) Kimball Methodology
9 71 (18.73%) Scrum
10 70 (18.47%) Machine Learning
11 66 (17.41%) Problem-Solving
12 61 (16.09%) Visualisation
13 59 (15.57%) Kanban
14 56 (14.78%) Data Ingestion
15 51 (13.46%) SDLC
16 49 (12.93%) Data Science
17 43 (11.35%) Data Visualisation
18 35 (9.23%) Data Integration
19 31 (8.18%) Business Analytics
20 29 (7.65%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 312 (82.32%) SQL
2 119 (31.40%) Python
3 95 (25.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 68 (17.94%) C#
5 58 (15.30%) T-SQL
6 49 (12.93%) PowerShell
7 39 (10.29%) R
8 28 (7.39%) JavaScript
9 24 (6.33%) U-SQL
10 21 (5.54%) Java
11 11 (2.90%) Ruby
12 10 (2.64%) PHP
13 6 (1.58%) F#
13 6 (1.58%) Go
13 6 (1.58%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.32%) VBA
15 4 (1.06%) Perl
16 3 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.79%) Scala
17 2 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (5.01%) Degree
2 11 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.58%) TOGAF Certification
6 4 (1.06%) ISEB
6 4 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.54%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.90%) GDPR
3 10 (2.64%) QA
4 6 (1.58%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.26%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.96%) HDFS
3 10 (2.64%) Cronacle
3 10 (2.64%) Docker
4 6 (1.58%) Apache Flume
4 6 (1.58%) vSphere
5 4 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.01%) Terraform
2 17 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (4.49%) Puppet
3 10 (2.64%) Control-M
4 9 (2.37%) Hadoop YARN
5 8 (2.11%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.58%) SCCM
7 2 (0.53%) Ansible
7 2 (0.53%) Oozie
7 2 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 251 (66.23%) Microsoft
2 181 (47.76%) Databricks
3 38 (10.03%) Tableau
4 22 (5.80%) Google
5 13 (3.43%) Oracle
6 11 (2.90%) IBM
7 10 (2.64%) Informatica
8 8 (2.11%) MuleSoft
8 8 (2.11%) VMware
9 7 (1.85%) Mapbox
9 7 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (1.85%) SAP
10 6 (1.58%) Dell
10 6 (1.58%) Netezza
10 6 (1.58%) Veeam
11 4 (1.06%) Alteryx
11 4 (1.06%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.06%) Paxata
12 3 (0.79%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.26%) Hortonworks