Period
to 5 December 2021

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 5 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse
UK
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 729 565 815
Rank change year-on-year -164 +250 +123
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 342 165 255
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.98% 1.04% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 233 126 201
10th Percentile £41,050 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £51,563 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £74,688 £85,000
90th Percentile £87,250 £92,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 34,783 15,812 36,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.38% 28.28% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22,511 13,534 30,629
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £31,500
25th Percentile £43,000 £42,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the UK

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse.

Salary trend for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the UK

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Data Warehouse in the UK

Azure SQL Data Warehouse
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 SQL Data Warehouse within the UK over the 6 months to 5 December 2021. 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 -137 311 £62,500 +4.17% 43
UK excluding London -97 197 £55,000 - 28
Work from Home -133 145 £62,500 +4.17% 13
London -201 118 £65,000 -10.34% 16
North of England -60 104 £60,000 - 12
North West -60 77 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Midlands -82 42 £47,500 +2.43% 5
West Midlands -68 30 £45,000 -2.96% 5
South West -44 27 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -62 24 £80,000 +23.08% 5
South East -136 18 £66,250 +15.22% 8
East Midlands -58 12 £50,000 +17.56%
Scotland -62 6 £57,774 - 1
North East -18 3 £57,500 - 1
East of England - 2 £72,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, 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.

1 342 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 342 (100.00%) Azure
2 271 (79.24%) Business Intelligence
3 269 (78.65%) SQL
4 223 (65.20%) Power BI
4 223 (65.20%) Power Platform
5 179 (52.34%) Microsoft
6 170 (49.71%) Data Modelling
7 168 (49.12%) Azure Data Factory
8 159 (46.49%) Analytics
9 157 (45.91%) Python
10 153 (44.74%) SQL Server
11 149 (43.57%) Data Lake
12 125 (36.55%) ETL
13 101 (29.53%) DevOps
14 100 (29.24%) Data Analysis
15 97 (28.36%) Azure SQL Database
16 94 (27.49%) Databricks
17 90 (26.32%) C#
18 89 (26.02%) Analytical Skills
19 80 (23.39%) Problem-Solving
20 74 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
21 73 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 69 (20.18%) Visualisation
23 68 (19.88%) Business Analytics
24 64 (18.71%) Azure Synapse Analytics
25 63 (18.42%) MySQL
26 59 (17.25%) E-Commerce
26 59 (17.25%) Data Engineering
27 58 (16.96%) Publishing

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 27 (7.89%) Apache Spark
2 12 (3.51%) Apache
3 6 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.17%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.58%) Confluence
5 2 (0.58%) SAS
5 2 (0.58%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Synapse
6 1 (0.29%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 54 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 342 (100.00%) Azure
2 223 (65.20%) Power Platform
3 168 (49.12%) Azure Data Factory
4 64 (18.71%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 35 (10.23%) AWS
6 31 (9.06%) Serverless
7 29 (8.48%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 29 (8.48%) PaaS
8 27 (7.89%) Azure Logic Apps
9 26 (7.60%) Azure Functions
10 18 (5.26%) SaaS
11 16 (4.68%) Azure Storage
11 16 (4.68%) Microsoft 365
12 15 (4.39%) Dynamics 365
12 15 (4.39%) GCP
12 15 (4.39%) GitHub
13 14 (4.09%) Azure Service Bus
13 14 (4.09%) Azure Stack
13 14 (4.09%) Snowflake
14 12 (3.51%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.88%) DNS
2 2 (0.58%) Skype
2 2 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 223 (65.20%) Power BI
3 153 (44.74%) SQL Server
4 149 (43.57%) Data Lake
5 97 (28.36%) Azure SQL Database
6 73 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 63 (18.42%) MySQL
8 57 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 54 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 39 (11.40%) Big Data
11 35 (10.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 34 (9.94%) Tableau
13 21 (6.14%) OLAP
14 19 (5.56%) NoSQL
15 17 (4.97%) Metadata
16 16 (4.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 15 (4.39%) QlikView
18 14 (4.09%) PolyBase
18 14 (4.09%) Power Query
19 13 (3.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 17 (4.97%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.63%) Visual Studio Code
4 8 (2.34%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.05%) JIRA
6 6 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.17%) ER Studio
7 4 (1.17%) ERwin
7 4 (1.17%) GDB
7 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.58%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.58%) Maven
9 2 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.58%) tSQLt
10 1 (0.29%) Sourcetree
10 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 89 (26.02%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (16.96%) Publishing
3 55 (16.08%) Finance
4 46 (13.45%) Social Skills
5 19 (5.56%) Banking
5 19 (5.56%) Law
6 14 (4.09%) Retail
7 11 (3.22%) Marketing
8 9 (2.63%) Legal
9 7 (2.05%) Influencing Skills
10 4 (1.17%) Advertising
10 4 (1.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 3 (0.88%) Back Office
11 3 (0.88%) Local Government
12 2 (0.58%) Electronics
12 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.29%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.29%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.29%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 124 (36.26%) Data Engineer
2 67 (19.59%) Developer
3 52 (15.20%) Administrator
3 52 (15.20%) Data Administrator
4 51 (14.91%) Azure Engineer
5 39 (11.40%) E-Commerce Administrator
6 35 (10.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 34 (9.94%) Architect
8 30 (8.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 27 (7.89%) Data Architect
10 24 (7.02%) Analyst
10 24 (7.02%) Azure Developer
11 17 (4.97%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.51%) Data Analyst
12 12 (3.51%) Senior Data Engineer
12 12 (3.51%) Senior Manager
13 11 (3.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
14 10 (2.92%) Consultant
14 10 (2.92%) SQL Developer
15 9 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.02%) .NET
2 12 (3.51%) YAML
3 8 (2.34%) JSON
3 8 (2.34%) PySpark
4 7 (2.05%) ARM Templates
4 7 (2.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (2.05%) Kafka
4 7 (2.05%) REST
4 7 (2.05%) SAML
4 7 (2.05%) Web Services
5 6 (1.75%) RESTful
6 5 (1.46%) MDX
7 4 (1.17%) GeoJSON
7 4 (1.17%) SOAP
8 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.58%) D3.js
9 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Graph
9 2 (0.58%) Node.js
9 2 (0.58%) OpenID
9 2 (0.58%) React
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.20%) Driving Licence
2 37 (10.82%) Data Structures
3 30 (8.77%) Algorithms
4 12 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (2.34%) Clustering
6 8 (2.34%) PMI
7 7 (2.05%) Reinsurance
8 5 (1.46%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.17%) Social Network
9 4 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.88%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.88%) NHS
10 3 (0.88%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.88%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.58%) Replication
11 2 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.46%) Windows
2 4 (1.17%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.88%) Linux
4 1 (0.29%) Unix
4 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (79.24%) Business Intelligence
2 170 (49.71%) Data Modelling
3 159 (46.49%) Analytics
4 125 (36.55%) ETL
5 101 (29.53%) DevOps
6 100 (29.24%) Data Analysis
7 80 (23.39%) Problem-Solving
8 74 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
9 69 (20.18%) Visualisation
10 68 (19.88%) Business Analytics
11 59 (17.25%) Data Engineering
11 59 (17.25%) E-Commerce
12 57 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
13 43 (12.57%) Data Governance
14 42 (12.28%) Migration
15 41 (11.99%) Machine Learning
16 40 (11.70%) Data Analytics
16 40 (11.70%) Dimensional Modelling
17 39 (11.40%) Data Management
18 37 (10.82%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 269 (78.65%) SQL
2 157 (45.91%) Python
3 90 (26.32%) C#
4 52 (15.20%) VB
5 39 (11.40%) T-SQL
6 38 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 32 (9.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 29 (8.48%) Scala
9 22 (6.43%) Java
10 18 (5.26%) R
11 12 (3.51%) JavaScript
12 10 (2.92%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.92%) U-SQL
13 8 (2.34%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.17%) C
14 4 (1.17%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.58%) C++
15 2 (0.58%) PHP
16 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (2.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.34%) Degree
3 8 (2.34%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.29%) MCSA
4 1 (0.29%) MCSE
4 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.48%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.92%) GDPR
3 9 (2.63%) QA
4 5 (1.46%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.29%) IFRS
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (4.09%) Docker
2 4 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (4.09%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.63%) Terraform
3 5 (1.46%) logstash
4 3 (0.88%) Ansible
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.58%) Puppet
6 1 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.29%) Oozie
Vendors
1 179 (52.34%) Microsoft
2 94 (27.49%) Databricks
3 12 (3.51%) Google
4 9 (2.63%) Informatica
5 6 (1.75%) IBM
5 6 (1.75%) Oracle
6 5 (1.46%) MuleSoft
6 5 (1.46%) VMware
7 4 (1.17%) Netezza
7 4 (1.17%) Remedy
7 4 (1.17%) SAP
7 4 (1.17%) Teradata
8 3 (0.88%) Cognos
9 2 (0.58%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.58%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.58%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.58%) Okta
9 2 (0.58%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.58%) Splunk
9 2 (0.58%) Talend