Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 687 841 956
Rank change year-on-year +154 +115 +229
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 351 289 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.83% 0.73% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 300 241 222
UK median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% -21.57%

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 42,209 39,676 36,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.57% 26.15% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 34,328 31,628 30,120
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £81,250
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 24 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure Data Factory in the UK

Azure Data Factory
Top 14 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 24 January 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 +131 341 £67,500 +8.00% 77
London +86 211 £72,500 +16.00% 45
UK excluding London +118 134 £57,500 -4.17% 34
Midlands +79 42 £52,500 -27.59% 5
West Midlands +54 28 £48,000 -24.71% 1
South East +52 28 £62,500 +4.17% 14
East of England +59 20 £47,500 -13.64% 1
North of England +59 19 £67,500 -3.57% 6
South West +38 18 £50,500 -3.81% 7
North West +48 15 £67,500 -3.57% 2
East Midlands +27 14 £55,000 -24.14% 4
Scotland +33 5 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £62,500 - 4
Wales - 2 £36,250 -

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 351 (100.00%) Azure
2 285 (81.20%) SQL
3 209 (59.54%) Business Intelligence
4 203 (57.83%) Microsoft
5 196 (55.84%) Power Platform
6 193 (54.99%) Power BI
7 176 (50.14%) Data Warehouse
8 166 (47.29%) Analytics
9 163 (46.44%) Azure SQL Database
9 163 (46.44%) Data Lake
10 151 (43.02%) SQL Server
11 133 (37.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 129 (36.75%) ETL
13 108 (30.77%) Databricks
14 102 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
15 100 (28.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 93 (26.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 93 (26.50%) DevOps
17 84 (23.93%) Data Modelling
18 83 (23.65%) C#
19 73 (20.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 73 (20.80%) Finance
20 68 (19.37%) PaaS
21 67 (19.09%) AWS
22 64 (18.23%) Machine Learning
23 61 (17.38%) Analytical Skills
23 61 (17.38%) Visualisation
24 60 (17.09%) Big Data
25 57 (16.24%) Cosmos DB
25 57 (16.24%) T-SQL

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 29 (8.26%) Apache Spark
2 10 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.28%) Apache
3 8 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.85%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.57%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.57%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.57%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) Confluence
7 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.28%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 351 (100.00%) Azure
2 196 (55.84%) Power Platform
3 68 (19.37%) PaaS
4 67 (19.09%) AWS
5 52 (14.81%) IaaS
6 38 (10.83%) Data Lake Analytics
7 37 (10.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 37 (10.54%) Serverless
8 35 (9.97%) SaaS
9 33 (9.40%) Azure Functions
10 22 (6.27%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (5.70%) Amazon S3
12 19 (5.41%) Amazon EMR
13 17 (4.84%) Amazon Kinesis
14 15 (4.27%) Azure Stack
15 12 (3.42%) Azure Machine Learning
16 9 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
17 5 (1.42%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 5 (1.42%) npm
18 4 (1.14%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
2 16 (4.56%) DNS
2 16 (4.56%) Firewall
3 9 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.42%) DMZ
5 1 (0.28%) Internet
5 1 (0.28%) Network Security
5 1 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (54.99%) Power BI
2 176 (50.14%) Data Warehouse
3 163 (46.44%) Azure SQL Database
3 163 (46.44%) Data Lake
4 151 (43.02%) SQL Server
5 133 (37.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 100 (28.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 93 (26.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 73 (20.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 60 (17.09%) Big Data
10 57 (16.24%) Cosmos DB
11 56 (15.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 51 (14.53%) NoSQL
13 46 (13.11%) Hadoop
14 23 (6.55%) Apache Hive
15 20 (5.70%) Amazon Redshift
15 20 (5.70%) HDInsight
16 19 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 18 (5.13%) HBase
18 17 (4.84%) Impala
Development Applications
1 26 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.55%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.27%) JIRA
4 14 (3.99%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.85%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.99%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.14%) ERwin
9 3 (0.85%) ER Studio
9 3 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.57%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.57%) Mocha
10 2 (0.57%) NUnit
10 2 (0.57%) Selenium
10 2 (0.57%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.57%) Spock
10 2 (0.57%) Subversion
11 1 (0.28%) Flyway
11 1 (0.28%) Liquibase
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 73 (20.80%) Finance
2 24 (6.84%) Billing
3 22 (6.27%) Marketing
4 9 (2.56%) Public Sector
5 7 (1.99%) Advertising
6 6 (1.71%) Automotive
6 6 (1.71%) Electronics
6 6 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.71%) Retail
6 6 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.57%) Banking
7 2 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Games
8 1 (0.28%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (37.32%) Developer
2 84 (23.93%) Architect
3 80 (22.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 76 (21.65%) Azure Engineer
5 62 (17.66%) Data Engineer
6 54 (15.38%) Data Architect
7 40 (11.40%) Azure Developer
8 26 (7.41%) Azure Architect
8 26 (7.41%) SQL Developer
9 25 (7.12%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (6.27%) Cloud Engineer
11 21 (5.98%) Senior Developer
12 20 (5.70%) Database Developer
13 19 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Lead
14 18 (5.13%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 17 (4.84%) Cloud Architect
16 16 (4.56%) Power BI Developer
16 16 (4.56%) SSIS Developer
17 14 (3.99%) SQL BI Developer
18 13 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.98%) MDX
2 21 (5.98%) .NET
3 17 (4.84%) Lambda Expressions
4 11 (3.13%) Kafka
5 10 (2.85%) JSON
6 9 (2.56%) ADO
6 9 (2.56%) HTML
7 7 (1.99%) CSS
8 6 (1.71%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.71%) HTML5
8 6 (1.71%) REST
9 5 (1.42%) Angular 2
9 5 (1.42%) CSS3
9 5 (1.42%) Ionic Framework
9 5 (1.42%) XML
10 4 (1.14%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.14%) PySpark
10 4 (1.14%) Spark Streaming
11 3 (0.85%) Apache NiFi
11 3 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.38%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.70%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.56%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (3.42%) Blog
4 12 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.85%) Marketing Technology
6 6 (1.71%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (1.71%) User Experience
7 5 (1.42%) Analytical Mindset
7 5 (1.42%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.14%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.85%) Wiki
10 2 (0.57%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.57%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.57%) Replication
11 1 (0.28%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.28%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.55%) Windows
2 17 (4.84%) Linux
3 6 (1.71%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.42%) CentOS
5 2 (0.57%) Unix
6 1 (0.28%) Android
6 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (59.54%) Business Intelligence
2 166 (47.29%) Analytics
3 129 (36.75%) ETL
4 102 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (26.50%) DevOps
6 84 (23.93%) Data Modelling
7 64 (18.23%) Machine Learning
8 61 (17.38%) Visualisation
9 55 (15.67%) Problem-Solving
10 44 (12.54%) Data Visualisation
11 42 (11.97%) Data Analytics
11 42 (11.97%) Kimball Methodology
12 34 (9.69%) Data Engineering
13 31 (8.83%) Scrum
14 28 (7.98%) Artificial Intelligence
14 28 (7.98%) Data Science
15 27 (7.69%) Data Integration
15 27 (7.69%) ITIL
16 24 (6.84%) Data Management
16 24 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 285 (81.20%) SQL
2 83 (23.65%) C#
3 57 (16.24%) T-SQL
4 51 (14.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 51 (14.53%) Python
5 50 (14.25%) PowerShell
6 34 (9.69%) R
7 28 (7.98%) Java
8 22 (6.27%) U-SQL
9 19 (5.41%) Perl
9 19 (5.41%) PHP
9 19 (5.41%) Ruby
10 9 (2.56%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.99%) C++
12 5 (1.42%) ES7
12 5 (1.42%) ES8
12 5 (1.42%) Scala
13 4 (1.14%) VBA
14 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (2.56%) Degree
2 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.28%) PMP
5 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.27%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.71%) GDPR
3 4 (1.14%) QA
4 3 (0.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (5.70%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.84%) HDFS
3 10 (2.85%) Docker
4 9 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.14%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (5.13%) Terraform
2 17 (4.84%) Hadoop YARN
3 9 (2.56%) Ansible
4 7 (1.99%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.14%) Control-M
6 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.85%) Puppet
6 3 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 203 (57.83%) Microsoft
2 108 (30.77%) Databricks
3 54 (15.38%) Tableau
4 24 (6.84%) Oracle
5 14 (3.99%) SAP
6 12 (3.42%) Google
7 9 (2.56%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.85%) IBM
8 3 (0.85%) SnapLogic
9 2 (0.57%) Embarcadero
9 2 (0.57%) Mapbox
9 2 (0.57%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.28%) Facebook
10 1 (0.28%) Informatica
10 1 (0.28%) QAD
10 1 (0.28%) Teradata
10 1 (0.28%) VMware
10 1 (0.28%) Xamarin