Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Factory
UK
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 604 817 871
Rank change year-on-year +213 +54 +288
Permanent jobs citing Azure Data Factory 435 306 354
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.07% 0.75% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 370 279 401
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.18% - -24.14%

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 40,644 40,590 39,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.57% 27.44% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33,033 32,423 32,734
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £82,500
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 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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 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 +197 411 £67,500 +8.00% 54
London +119 261 £72,500 +16.00% 25
UK excluding London +181 167 £50,500 -8.18% 34
Midlands +106 48 £42,000 -20.00% 9
South East +82 43 £65,000 +10.64% 6
West Midlands +66 25 £42,500 -19.05% 8
East Midlands +54 23 £39,000 -13.33% 1
North of England +67 21 £67,500 -10.00% 7
South West +45 20 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Scotland +55 19 £55,000 +12.82% 5
Work from Home -9 16 £55,000 -12.00% 2
East of England +50 15 £45,000 -25.00% 6
North West +32 11 £63,250 -12.76% 3
Yorkshire +51 10 £77,500 -3.13% 4
Wales - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 435 (100.00%) Azure
2 379 (87.13%) SQL
3 284 (65.29%) Business Intelligence
4 272 (62.53%) Power Platform
5 262 (60.23%) Power BI
6 258 (59.31%) Microsoft
7 252 (57.93%) Data Warehouse
8 239 (54.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 224 (51.49%) Analytics
10 210 (48.28%) SQL Server
11 206 (47.36%) Data Lake
12 188 (43.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 155 (35.63%) ETL
14 151 (34.71%) Databricks
15 149 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
16 137 (31.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 122 (28.05%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 118 (27.13%) Data Modelling
19 111 (25.52%) DevOps
20 104 (23.91%) Python
21 94 (21.61%) Finance
21 94 (21.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 93 (21.38%) PaaS
23 89 (20.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 89 (20.46%) C#
24 82 (18.85%) T-SQL
24 82 (18.85%) Visualisation
25 80 (18.39%) Tableau
26 78 (17.93%) AWS
27 77 (17.70%) Analytical Skills

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 35 (8.05%) Apache Spark
2 14 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.53%) Apache
4 8 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.15%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.92%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (0.92%) Jupyter
7 3 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.69%) Apache Synapse
7 3 (0.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.46%) Confluence
8 2 (0.46%) SAS
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Raiser's Edge
2 2 (0.46%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 435 (100.00%) Azure
2 272 (62.53%) Power Platform
3 93 (21.38%) PaaS
4 78 (17.93%) AWS
5 67 (15.40%) IaaS
6 54 (12.41%) SaaS
7 45 (10.34%) Serverless
8 43 (9.89%) Data Lake Analytics
9 36 (8.28%) Azure Functions
10 32 (7.36%) Azure Active Directory
10 32 (7.36%) Azure Stack
11 19 (4.37%) Amazon EMR
11 19 (4.37%) Azure Machine Learning
12 14 (3.22%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (2.99%) Amazon S3
14 10 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
14 10 (2.30%) GCP
15 9 (2.07%) Amazon Kinesis
16 8 (1.84%) PowerApps
17 7 (1.61%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.22%) DNS
1 14 (3.22%) Firewall
1 14 (3.22%) Software-Defined Networking
2 7 (1.61%) DMZ
3 6 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (60.23%) Power BI
2 252 (57.93%) Data Warehouse
3 239 (54.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 210 (48.28%) SQL Server
5 206 (47.36%) Data Lake
6 188 (43.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 137 (31.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 122 (28.05%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 94 (21.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 89 (20.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 68 (15.63%) Cosmos DB
12 61 (14.02%) Big Data
13 50 (11.49%) Hadoop
14 44 (10.11%) NoSQL
15 36 (8.28%) Snowflake Schema
16 27 (6.21%) Apache Hive
17 24 (5.52%) PolyBase
18 19 (4.37%) Impala
19 17 (3.91%) MongoDB
20 15 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 29 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 28 (6.44%) Git (software)
3 14 (3.22%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.30%) JIRA
6 8 (1.84%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (1.38%) ERwin
9 5 (1.15%) ER Studio
9 5 (1.15%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.69%) GDB
10 3 (0.69%) Sourcetree
10 3 (0.69%) Visual Studio Code
11 2 (0.46%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.46%) Subversion
12 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.23%) Mocha
12 1 (0.23%) NUnit
12 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 94 (21.61%) Finance
2 36 (8.28%) Marketing
3 19 (4.37%) Billing
4 12 (2.76%) Retail
5 9 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.61%) Banking
7 6 (1.38%) Automotive
7 6 (1.38%) Electronics
7 6 (1.38%) Public Sector
7 6 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.92%) Advertising
9 3 (0.69%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Housing Association
10 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Police
Job Titles
1 143 (32.87%) Developer
2 100 (22.99%) Data Engineer
3 87 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
4 83 (19.08%) Architect
5 78 (17.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 49 (11.26%) Data Architect
7 45 (10.34%) Azure Developer
8 36 (8.28%) Consultant
9 32 (7.36%) Azure Architect
10 26 (5.98%) Data Consultant
10 26 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (5.52%) SQL Developer
12 22 (5.06%) Senior Developer
13 21 (4.83%) DBA
14 20 (4.60%) SSIS Developer
15 19 (4.37%) Cloud Engineer
15 19 (4.37%) Database Developer
15 19 (4.37%) SQL DBA
16 18 (4.14%) Administrator
16 18 (4.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.34%) .NET
2 40 (9.20%) MDX
3 18 (4.14%) Kafka
4 16 (3.68%) HTML
4 16 (3.68%) HTML5
5 14 (3.22%) JSON
6 9 (2.07%) CSS
6 9 (2.07%) Lambda Expressions
6 9 (2.07%) PySpark
7 7 (1.61%) ADO
7 7 (1.61%) Apache NiFi
8 6 (1.38%) D3.js
9 5 (1.15%) Angular 2
9 5 (1.15%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.15%) CSS3
9 5 (1.15%) Flask
9 5 (1.15%) Ionic Framework
10 4 (0.92%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (0.92%) REST
10 4 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (17.70%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (5.29%) Data Structures
4 20 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (3.22%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.76%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.30%) Marketing Technology
9 9 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.84%) Blog
11 6 (1.38%) Clustering
11 6 (1.38%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.15%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.15%) User Experience
13 4 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
14 3 (0.69%) Life Science
14 3 (0.69%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.69%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.46%) Reinsurance
15 2 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.82%) Windows
2 22 (5.06%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.68%) Linux
4 8 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (1.84%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (1.15%) CentOS
6 1 (0.23%) Unix
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (65.29%) Business Intelligence
2 224 (51.49%) Analytics
3 155 (35.63%) ETL
4 149 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (27.13%) Data Modelling
6 111 (25.52%) DevOps
7 82 (18.85%) Visualisation
8 75 (17.24%) Data Engineering
9 74 (17.01%) Data Analytics
10 67 (15.40%) Problem-Solving
11 60 (13.79%) Data Visualisation
12 53 (12.18%) Kimball Methodology
13 48 (11.03%) Machine Learning
14 47 (10.80%) Data Architecture
15 45 (10.34%) Data Management
16 44 (10.11%) Migration
17 36 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
18 32 (7.36%) Artificial Intelligence
19 29 (6.67%) CRM
19 29 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 379 (87.13%) SQL
2 104 (23.91%) Python
3 89 (20.46%) C#
4 82 (18.85%) T-SQL
5 61 (14.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 60 (13.79%) PowerShell
7 53 (12.18%) R
8 39 (8.97%) Java
9 31 (7.13%) U-SQL
10 23 (5.29%) Scala
11 17 (3.91%) PHP
12 14 (3.22%) JavaScript
12 14 (3.22%) Perl
12 14 (3.22%) Ruby
13 6 (1.38%) C++
13 6 (1.38%) Cypher
14 5 (1.15%) ES7
14 5 (1.15%) ES8
14 5 (1.15%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (4.60%) Degree
2 11 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.23%) MCSA
5 1 (0.23%) PMP
5 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.37%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.84%) GDPR
3 4 (0.92%) QA
4 3 (0.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (5.98%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (2.07%) Docker
3 9 (2.07%) HDFS
4 6 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (5.75%) Terraform
2 12 (2.76%) Ansible
3 9 (2.07%) Hadoop YARN
4 7 (1.61%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.61%) Puppet
5 6 (1.38%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.92%) Kibana
7 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 258 (59.31%) Microsoft
2 151 (34.71%) Databricks
3 80 (18.39%) Tableau
4 35 (8.05%) Oracle
5 28 (6.44%) Google
6 14 (3.22%) SAP
7 11 (2.53%) Talend
8 8 (1.84%) IBM
9 6 (1.38%) PlateSpin
9 6 (1.38%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.38%) VirtaMove
10 5 (1.15%) Alteryx
10 5 (1.15%) Informatica
11 4 (0.92%) SnapLogic
11 4 (0.92%) Teradata
12 3 (0.69%) Capita
12 3 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.69%) Netezza
13 2 (0.46%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com