Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Azure SQL Data Warehouse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 780 916 1101
Rank change year-on-year +136 +185 +109
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 301 258 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.16% 0.065%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.79% 0.53% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 232 195 104
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% -25.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £82,500 £74,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +15.79% +28.38%

Azure SQL Data Warehouse is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 37,912 49,129 53,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.08% 29.72% 30.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30,971 40,052 44,223
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the UK

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse.

Salary trend for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the UK

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the UK

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
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 SQL Data Warehouse 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 +105 280 £62,500 - 36
UK excluding London +104 148 £57,500 +4.55% 22
London +56 135 £75,000 +15.38% 17
South East +55 55 £57,500 -17.86% 6
East of England +102 43 £45,000 +23.29% 2
North of England +33 28 £60,000 +50.00% 3
North West +42 24 £60,000 +77.78% 3
Midlands +23 12 £60,750 +10.45% 5
West Midlands +22 6 £67,500 +12.50% 4
East Midlands +20 6 £55,500 +11.00% 1
South West +14 4 £63,500 +10.43% 3
Yorkshire -8 4 £63,750 +41.67%
Wales - 4 £43,750 -
Scotland +20 2 £45,000 -23.40% 3

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, IT jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 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 SQL Data Warehouse.

1 301 (100.00%) Azure
2 299 (99.34%) Data Warehouse
3 235 (78.07%) SQL
4 207 (68.77%) Business Intelligence
5 193 (64.12%) Microsoft
6 176 (58.47%) Data Lake
7 173 (57.48%) Power BI
7 173 (57.48%) Power Platform
8 168 (55.81%) Analytics
9 141 (46.84%) Data Modelling
10 136 (45.18%) Azure SQL Database
11 131 (43.52%) ETL
12 130 (43.19%) SQL Server
13 116 (38.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 115 (38.21%) Azure Data Factory
15 109 (36.21%) Big Data
16 99 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
17 84 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 78 (25.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 74 (24.58%) Databricks
20 73 (24.25%) T-SQL
21 67 (22.26%) DevOps
22 61 (20.27%) NoSQL
23 59 (19.60%) AWS
24 54 (17.94%) C#
25 53 (17.61%) Visualisation
26 52 (17.28%) Finance
26 52 (17.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
27 46 (15.28%) PaaS
28 42 (13.95%) Cosmos DB

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
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 39 (12.96%) Apache Spark
2 28 (9.30%) Apache
3 12 (3.99%) Apache Pig
4 9 (2.99%) Apache Solr
5 6 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.66%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (5.65%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.33%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.33%) Odoo
1 1 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 301 (100.00%) Azure
2 173 (57.48%) Power Platform
3 115 (38.21%) Azure Data Factory
4 59 (19.60%) AWS
5 46 (15.28%) PaaS
6 34 (11.30%) GCP
7 30 (9.97%) Serverless
8 25 (8.31%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 22 (7.31%) Azure Functions
9 22 (7.31%) Azure Machine Learning
9 22 (7.31%) IaaS
10 18 (5.98%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (5.98%) SaaS
11 17 (5.65%) Data Lake Analytics
12 16 (5.32%) npm
13 7 (2.33%) Azure Stack
14 6 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (1.99%) NuGet
15 3 (1.00%) PowerApps
16 2 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (99.34%) Data Warehouse
2 176 (58.47%) Data Lake
3 173 (57.48%) Power BI
4 136 (45.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 130 (43.19%) SQL Server
6 116 (38.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 109 (36.21%) Big Data
8 84 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 78 (25.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 61 (20.27%) NoSQL
11 42 (13.95%) Cosmos DB
12 40 (13.29%) Hadoop
13 35 (11.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 31 (10.30%) Geospatial Data
15 28 (9.30%) MongoDB
16 25 (8.31%) Amazon Redshift
16 25 (8.31%) Snowflake Schema
17 23 (7.64%) HDInsight
18 22 (7.31%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (6.64%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 33 (10.96%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.31%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.32%) git-flow
4 10 (3.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (3.32%) Sinon.JS
4 10 (3.32%) TeamCity
4 10 (3.32%) webpack
5 8 (2.66%) JIRA
6 7 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (1.99%) ER Studio
7 6 (1.99%) ERwin
7 6 (1.99%) PowerDesigner
7 6 (1.99%) Subversion
General
1 52 (17.28%) Finance
2 26 (8.64%) Retail
3 16 (5.32%) Marketing
3 16 (5.32%) Public Sector
4 14 (4.65%) Housing Association
5 7 (2.33%) Advertising
6 4 (1.33%) Banking
7 3 (1.00%) Law
8 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (41.86%) Developer
2 73 (24.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 48 (15.95%) Architect
4 43 (14.29%) Consultant
5 39 (12.96%) SQL Developer
6 32 (10.63%) Azure Developer
7 27 (8.97%) Data Engineer
7 27 (8.97%) Power BI Developer
8 26 (8.64%) SSIS Developer
9 24 (7.97%) SQL BI Developer
10 21 (6.98%) Data Architect
10 21 (6.98%) Senior Developer
11 20 (6.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 20 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (6.31%) SSRS Developer
13 18 (5.98%) Analyst
13 18 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 18 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 18 (5.98%) SQL Server Developer
14 16 (5.32%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.30%) .NET
2 22 (7.31%) Kafka
3 15 (4.98%) MDX
4 12 (3.99%) Apache NiFi
4 12 (3.99%) JSON
5 10 (3.32%) .NET Framework
5 10 (3.32%) Jest
5 10 (3.32%) React
6 6 (1.99%) AngularJS
6 6 (1.99%) Aurelia
6 6 (1.99%) D3.js
6 6 (1.99%) GeoJSON
6 6 (1.99%) ggplot2
6 6 (1.99%) REST
6 6 (1.99%) RESTful
6 6 (1.99%) SAML
6 6 (1.99%) XML
7 5 (1.66%) PySpark
8 4 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (1.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.98%) Data Centre
3 8 (2.66%) Clustering
4 7 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 7 (2.33%) User Experience
5 6 (1.99%) Replication
6 5 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.66%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.33%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.65%) Linux
2 7 (2.33%) Unix
3 6 (1.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (68.77%) Business Intelligence
2 168 (55.81%) Analytics
3 141 (46.84%) Data Modelling
4 131 (43.52%) ETL
5 99 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (22.26%) DevOps
7 53 (17.61%) Visualisation
8 41 (13.62%) Business Analytics
8 41 (13.62%) SDLC
9 37 (12.29%) Data Strategy
9 37 (12.29%) Machine Learning
10 36 (11.96%) Data Science
11 35 (11.63%) Data Analytics
12 33 (10.96%) Data Management
12 33 (10.96%) Open Source
13 31 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (10.30%) Data Integration
13 31 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 30 (9.97%) Data Visualisation
14 30 (9.97%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 235 (78.07%) SQL
2 73 (24.25%) T-SQL
3 54 (17.94%) C#
4 52 (17.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 39 (12.96%) Python
6 30 (9.97%) PowerShell
6 30 (9.97%) R
7 22 (7.31%) VBA
8 16 (5.32%) Bash Shell
9 14 (4.65%) JavaScript
10 8 (2.66%) Java
10 8 (2.66%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.33%) U-SQL
12 6 (1.99%) F#
12 6 (1.99%) Go
12 6 (1.99%) PHP
12 6 (1.99%) Ruby
13 1 (0.33%) C
13 1 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (8.64%) Degree
2 19 (6.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (1.00%) PhD
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.33%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
6 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.64%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.99%) SLA
3 8 (2.66%) GDPR
4 6 (1.99%) HIPAA
5 3 (1.00%) QA
6 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (2.33%) HDFS
2 6 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (4.98%) Puppet
1 15 (4.98%) Terraform
2 1 (0.33%) Control-M
2 1 (0.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 193 (64.12%) Microsoft
2 74 (24.58%) Databricks
3 24 (7.97%) Oracle
4 23 (7.64%) Tableau
5 20 (6.64%) Google
6 16 (5.32%) Teradata
7 10 (3.32%) Hortonworks
8 7 (2.33%) Informatica
9 6 (1.99%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.33%) Sparx
11 3 (1.00%) SAP
12 1 (0.33%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.33%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.33%) Cognos
12 1 (0.33%) Infor
12 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.33%) Netezza
12 1 (0.33%) Splunk
12 1 (0.33%) Sybase