Period
to 28 January 2020

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

Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 785 896 1059
Rank change year-on-year +111 +163 +13
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 240 219 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.14% 0.080%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 0.51% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 192 179 129
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £42,575 £38,700 £43,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.44%

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 33,725 43,240 52,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.84% 28.63% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27,683 35,551 43,785
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.25% +2.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 28 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the UK

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Top 13 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 28 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 +128 235 £65,000 +8.33% 60
London +37 121 £75,000 +20.00% 29
UK excluding London +137 112 £60,000 +20.00% 35
South East +65 32 £62,500 -12.59% 5
North of England +83 31 £60,000 +41.18% 11
North West +72 25 £60,000 +53.85% 8
East of England +74 23 £45,000 +23.29% 1
Midlands +43 19 £56,250 +2.27% 6
West Midlands +40 13 £57,500 -11.54% 5
Yorkshire +31 6 £75,000 +22.45% 3
South West +26 6 £55,500 +5.71% 8
East Midlands +13 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Scotland +27 1 £42,500 -39.29% 4

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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.

1 240 (100.00%) Azure
2 237 (98.75%) Data Warehouse
3 186 (77.50%) SQL
4 159 (66.25%) Business Intelligence
5 146 (60.83%) Power BI
5 146 (60.83%) Power Platform
6 141 (58.75%) Microsoft
7 129 (53.75%) Data Lake
8 123 (51.25%) Azure SQL Database
9 121 (50.42%) Analytics
10 118 (49.17%) ETL
11 106 (44.17%) SQL Server
12 92 (38.33%) Azure Data Factory
13 91 (37.92%) Data Modelling
14 69 (28.75%) Big Data
15 65 (27.08%) Visualisation
15 65 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 65 (27.08%) Databricks
16 61 (25.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 54 (22.50%) AWS
18 52 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 51 (21.25%) T-SQL
20 50 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
21 45 (18.75%) DevOps
21 45 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
22 44 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
23 40 (16.67%) Finance
23 40 (16.67%) Python
24 39 (16.25%) PaaS
25 38 (15.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services

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 34 (14.17%) Apache Spark
2 26 (10.83%) Apache
3 5 (2.08%) Apache Airflow
4 4 (1.67%) Confluence
5 3 (1.25%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.42%) IIS
6 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.42%) Raiser's Edge
2 1 (0.42%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 240 (100.00%) Azure
2 146 (60.83%) Power Platform
3 92 (38.33%) Azure Data Factory
4 54 (22.50%) AWS
5 39 (16.25%) PaaS
6 31 (12.92%) GCP
7 26 (10.83%) Data Lake Analytics
8 17 (7.08%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (5.83%) Azure Stack
9 14 (5.83%) IaaS
9 14 (5.83%) Serverless
10 12 (5.00%) Azure Functions
11 10 (4.17%) GitHub
12 8 (3.33%) SaaS
13 7 (2.92%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (2.50%) Azure Machine Learning
15 5 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (1.67%) OpenShift
17 3 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
17 3 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (98.75%) Data Warehouse
2 146 (60.83%) Power BI
3 129 (53.75%) Data Lake
4 123 (51.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 106 (44.17%) SQL Server
6 69 (28.75%) Big Data
7 65 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 61 (25.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 52 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 38 (15.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 37 (15.42%) NoSQL
12 33 (13.75%) Amazon Redshift
12 33 (13.75%) Snowflake Schema
13 23 (9.58%) Cosmos DB
13 23 (9.58%) MongoDB
14 22 (9.17%) BigQuery
15 16 (6.67%) Hadoop
16 14 (5.83%) PolyBase
17 9 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
18 8 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.58%) JIRA
4 8 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.67%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.42%) ER Studio
7 1 (0.42%) ERwin
7 1 (0.42%) PowerDesigner
General
1 40 (16.67%) Finance
2 20 (8.33%) Marketing
3 10 (4.17%) Public Sector
4 9 (3.75%) Retail
5 4 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (27.08%) Developer
2 58 (24.17%) Architect
3 49 (20.42%) Data Engineer
4 33 (13.75%) Azure Engineer
5 32 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 31 (12.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 31 (12.92%) SQL Developer
7 30 (12.50%) Consultant
8 28 (11.67%) Data Architect
9 25 (10.42%) Senior Developer
10 18 (7.50%) Senior SQL Developer
11 17 (7.08%) Power BI Developer
12 16 (6.67%) Database Developer
13 15 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
14 14 (5.83%) Senior Database Developer
14 14 (5.83%) Senior SQL Server Developer
14 14 (5.83%) SQL Database Developer
15 12 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
15 12 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
16 11 (4.58%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.33%) .NET
2 10 (4.17%) Kafka
2 10 (4.17%) PySpark
3 9 (3.75%) Middleware
4 7 (2.92%) MDX
5 6 (2.50%) D3.js
5 6 (2.50%) ggplot2
5 6 (2.50%) Web Services
6 5 (2.08%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.67%) JSON
7 4 (1.67%) REST
8 3 (1.25%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.25%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.25%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (1.25%) Entity Framework
8 3 (1.25%) HTML
9 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.83%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (0.42%) jQuery
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 50 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.67%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.25%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.25%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.25%) Replication
7 2 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.42%) Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.75%) Linux
2 18 (7.50%) Windows
3 9 (3.75%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.50%) Unix
5 4 (1.67%) Solaris
5 4 (1.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (66.25%) Business Intelligence
2 121 (50.42%) Analytics
3 118 (49.17%) ETL
4 91 (37.92%) Data Modelling
5 65 (27.08%) Visualisation
6 45 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
6 45 (18.75%) DevOps
7 44 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (15.83%) Data Integration
9 35 (14.58%) Machine Learning
10 31 (12.92%) Data Engineering
10 31 (12.92%) Presales
11 30 (12.50%) Data Analytics
12 28 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (10.83%) Migration
14 25 (10.42%) SDLC
15 24 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (9.58%) Data Science
16 23 (9.58%) Decision-Making
17 22 (9.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (77.50%) SQL
2 51 (21.25%) T-SQL
3 40 (16.67%) Python
4 36 (15.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 34 (14.17%) C#
6 22 (9.17%) U-SQL
7 19 (7.92%) PowerShell
8 16 (6.67%) R
9 15 (6.25%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.58%) VBA
11 10 (4.17%) Java
12 6 (2.50%) Scala
13 4 (1.67%) JavaScript
14 3 (1.25%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.25%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.42%) C++
15 1 (0.42%) Microsoft R
15 1 (0.42%) Perl
15 1 (0.42%) PHP
15 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (12.08%) Degree
2 18 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.25%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) ISEB
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.42%) MCP
6 1 (0.42%) MCSE
6 1 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.42%) PhD
6 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.92%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.17%) SLA
3 3 (1.25%) GDPR
4 2 (0.83%) QA
5 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.42%) NCSC
System Software
1 9 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.50%) HDFS
3 6 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.25%) Docker
5 3 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (4.17%) Terraform
2 9 (3.75%) SCCM
3 7 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.67%) Ansible
5 3 (1.25%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.25%) Puppet
6 1 (0.42%) Control-M
6 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 141 (58.75%) Microsoft
2 65 (27.08%) Databricks
3 37 (15.42%) Oracle
4 35 (14.58%) Tableau
5 31 (12.92%) Google
6 15 (6.25%) SAP
6 15 (6.25%) Teradata
7 9 (3.75%) Cisco
7 9 (3.75%) EMC
7 9 (3.75%) IBM
8 6 (2.50%) VMware
9 5 (2.08%) Netezza
10 4 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.67%) Sparx
11 3 (1.25%) Informatica
11 3 (1.25%) Vertica
11 3 (1.25%) Workday
12 1 (0.42%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.42%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.42%) Sybase