Period
to 3 July 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 651 858 990
Rank change year-on-year +207 +132 +70
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 193 261 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 0.64% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 143 218 228
Median annual salary £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +4.35% +9.52%

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 21,338 40,634 54,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.95% 27.72% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17,379 33,262 44,315
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +225 182 £62,500 -3.85% 12
London +120 98 £70,000 +7.69% 1
UK excluding London +232 92 £52,500 -12.50% 11
South East +122 33 £57,500 - 1
Midlands +134 27 £50,000 -23.08% 7
West Midlands +95 19 £50,000 -23.08% 7
North of England +133 18 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Yorkshire +119 12 £71,250 +23.91%
Work from Home +39 10 £47,500 -26.92% 3
Scotland +98 8 £49,500 +4.21%
East Midlands +70 8 £70,000 +23.89%
North West +113 6 £57,500 - 2
South West +92 6 £47,500 +13.10% 1

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 193 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 193 (100.00%) Azure
2 167 (86.53%) SQL
3 166 (86.01%) Business Intelligence
4 138 (71.50%) Analytics
5 136 (70.47%) Microsoft
5 136 (70.47%) Power BI
5 136 (70.47%) Power Platform
6 125 (64.77%) Data Lake
7 110 (56.99%) Azure Data Factory
8 103 (53.37%) SQL Server
9 99 (51.30%) Azure SQL Database
10 88 (45.60%) Databricks
11 82 (42.49%) Data Modelling
12 76 (39.38%) Data Analytics
13 72 (37.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 68 (35.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 64 (33.16%) Agile Software Development
16 60 (31.09%) ETL
17 58 (30.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 58 (30.05%) Visualisation
18 49 (25.39%) Python
19 47 (24.35%) Tableau
20 46 (23.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 45 (23.32%) PaaS
22 44 (22.80%) Data Visualisation
23 43 (22.28%) Cosmos DB
24 42 (21.76%) Big Data
25 41 (21.24%) .NET
26 37 (19.17%) T-SQL

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 17 (8.81%) Apache
1 17 (8.81%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.11%) Apache Pig
2 6 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.07%) Confluence
3 4 (2.07%) Jupyter
4 3 (1.55%) Apache Synapse
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) Raiser's Edge
3 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 193 (100.00%) Azure
2 136 (70.47%) Power Platform
3 110 (56.99%) Azure Data Factory
4 45 (23.32%) PaaS
5 32 (16.58%) AWS
6 26 (13.47%) Data Lake Analytics
7 24 (12.44%) Azure Stack
8 22 (11.40%) Azure Machine Learning
9 17 (8.81%) IaaS
9 17 (8.81%) SaaS
10 10 (5.18%) GCP
11 6 (3.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 6 (3.11%) Serverless
12 3 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (1.55%) Logic Apps
13 2 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (1.04%) GitHub
14 1 (0.52%) AWS CodeDeploy
14 1 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (0.52%) Azure Functions
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 136 (70.47%) Power BI
3 125 (64.77%) Data Lake
4 103 (53.37%) SQL Server
5 99 (51.30%) Azure SQL Database
6 72 (37.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 68 (35.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 58 (30.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (23.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 43 (22.28%) Cosmos DB
11 42 (21.76%) Big Data
12 25 (12.95%) Hadoop
13 23 (11.92%) PolyBase
14 21 (10.88%) OLTP
15 19 (9.84%) Snowflake Schema
16 16 (8.29%) NoSQL
17 13 (6.74%) OLAP
18 12 (6.22%) Geospatial Data
19 11 (5.70%) Amazon Redshift
20 8 (4.15%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (5.18%) ER Studio
1 10 (5.18%) ERwin
1 10 (5.18%) Git (software)
1 10 (5.18%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.11%) PowerDesigner
3 5 (2.59%) JIRA
4 4 (2.07%) GDB
4 4 (2.07%) Sourcetree
4 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.07%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 36 (18.65%) Finance
2 11 (5.70%) Marketing
3 4 (2.07%) Banking
3 4 (2.07%) Law
3 4 (2.07%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.07%) Retail
4 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (29.53%) Data Engineer
2 47 (24.35%) Developer
3 46 (23.83%) Consultant
4 40 (20.73%) Data Consultant
5 38 (19.69%) Azure Engineer
6 30 (15.54%) Azure Consultant
7 20 (10.36%) Architect
7 20 (10.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 19 (9.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 18 (9.33%) Azure Developer
9 18 (9.33%) Power BI Consultant
9 18 (9.33%) SQL Developer
10 17 (8.81%) Analytics Consultant
11 16 (8.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 15 (7.77%) Analyst
13 13 (6.74%) SQL BI Developer
14 12 (6.22%) Data Analytics Consultant
15 10 (5.18%) Azure Architect
15 10 (5.18%) SSAS Developer
15 10 (5.18%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.24%) .NET
2 16 (8.29%) HTML
3 14 (7.25%) ASP.NET
4 11 (5.70%) HTML5
5 9 (4.66%) PySpark
6 8 (4.15%) JSON
6 8 (4.15%) Kafka
6 8 (4.15%) REST
7 7 (3.63%) MDX
7 7 (3.63%) SOAP
7 7 (3.63%) XML
8 6 (3.11%) Apache NiFi
9 5 (2.59%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (2.07%) ASP.NET Core
10 4 (2.07%) CSS
11 3 (1.55%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.55%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.55%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.55%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.70%) Clustering
3 11 (5.70%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.66%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.15%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.07%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.55%) Life Science
8 1 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.52%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.22%) Windows
2 11 (5.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.52%) Linux
3 1 (0.52%) Unix
3 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (86.01%) Business Intelligence
2 138 (71.50%) Analytics
3 82 (42.49%) Data Modelling
4 76 (39.38%) Data Analytics
5 64 (33.16%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (31.09%) ETL
7 58 (30.05%) Visualisation
8 44 (22.80%) Data Visualisation
9 33 (17.10%) Data Architecture
10 29 (15.03%) Data Management
10 29 (15.03%) DevOps
10 29 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (14.51%) Data Analysis
11 28 (14.51%) Data Engineering
12 26 (13.47%) Data Integration
13 25 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (12.95%) Test Automation
14 23 (11.92%) Migration
15 20 (10.36%) Data Ingestion
16 19 (9.84%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 167 (86.53%) SQL
2 49 (25.39%) Python
3 37 (19.17%) T-SQL
4 33 (17.10%) C#
5 31 (16.06%) PowerShell
6 26 (13.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 23 (11.92%) U-SQL
8 20 (10.36%) R
9 17 (8.81%) JavaScript
10 14 (7.25%) VB.NET
11 7 (3.63%) Java
12 6 (3.11%) Scala
13 5 (2.59%) VBA
14 4 (2.07%) C++
15 3 (1.55%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.52%) C
16 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (17.62%) Degree
2 17 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.11%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.04%) MCSA
5 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.66%) QA
2 7 (3.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.70%) Hyper-V
2 11 (5.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (5.70%) SCVMM
2 5 (2.59%) Kibana
2 5 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.59%) Puppet
2 5 (2.59%) Terraform
3 1 (0.52%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 136 (70.47%) Microsoft
2 88 (45.60%) Databricks
3 47 (24.35%) Tableau
4 26 (13.47%) Oracle
5 19 (9.84%) Google
6 11 (5.70%) PlateSpin
6 11 (5.70%) VirtaMove
7 10 (5.18%) Teradata
8 8 (4.15%) Hortonworks
9 7 (3.63%) Alteryx
10 6 (3.11%) IBM
10 6 (3.11%) Informatica
11 5 (2.59%) Vertica
12 4 (2.07%) Cognos
12 4 (2.07%) Netezza
12 4 (2.07%) Talend
13 3 (1.55%) Capita
13 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (1.04%) Actuate
14 2 (1.04%) SAP