Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 547 783 909
Rank change year-on-year +236 +126 +166
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 209 237 222
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.20% 0.70% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 190 198 204
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £37,950
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -4.76%

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 17,390 33,676 43,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.48% 27.06% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14,560 27,883 36,054
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +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 19 January 2021.

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 19 January 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 +232 200 £60,000 -7.69% 31
UK excluding London +202 101 £60,000 - 14
London +187 99 £75,000 - 17
North of England +110 51 £60,000 - 5
North West +91 39 £60,000 - 4
Work from Home -45 26 £60,000 - 5
Midlands +98 20 £47,500 -17.39% 5
South East +139 17 £50,351 -19.44% 2
West Midlands +80 13 £48,000 -23.20% 4
Yorkshire +36 12 £75,000 - 1
South West +90 10 £50,000 -7.83%
East Midlands +73 7 £37,563 -31.70% 1
Scotland +40 3 £75,000 +76.47%

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 209 (100.00%) Azure
2 165 (78.95%) SQL
3 146 (69.86%) Business Intelligence
4 136 (65.07%) Microsoft
5 117 (55.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 117 (55.98%) Power Platform
6 97 (46.41%) Power BI
7 95 (45.45%) SQL Server
8 92 (44.02%) Analytics
9 89 (42.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 86 (41.15%) Data Lake
10 86 (41.15%) Azure Data Factory
11 83 (39.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 80 (38.28%) Data Modelling
12 80 (38.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 72 (34.45%) ETL
13 72 (34.45%) Databricks
14 70 (33.49%) Python
15 67 (32.06%) AWS
16 58 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
17 51 (24.40%) Visualisation
18 50 (23.92%) DevOps
18 50 (23.92%) Finance
19 44 (21.05%) Amazon Redshift
20 43 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (19.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 36 (17.22%) Data Analytics
23 35 (16.75%) Retail
24 33 (15.79%) Migration

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 22 (10.53%) Apache
2 21 (10.05%) Apache Spark
3 11 (5.26%) Apache Synapse
4 3 (1.44%) Confluence
5 2 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 12 (5.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 209 (100.00%) Azure
2 117 (55.98%) Power Platform
3 86 (41.15%) Azure Data Factory
4 67 (32.06%) AWS
5 29 (13.88%) PaaS
6 24 (11.48%) Dynamics 365
7 15 (7.18%) IaaS
8 14 (6.70%) Azure Stack
9 12 (5.74%) PowerApps
10 11 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
10 11 (5.26%) GCP
11 10 (4.78%) Azure Functions
11 10 (4.78%) Serverless
12 8 (3.83%) Data Lake Analytics
12 8 (3.83%) SaaS
13 7 (3.35%) Logic Apps
14 4 (1.91%) Amazon EKS
14 4 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (1.91%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.96%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) AMQP
1 1 (0.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 117 (55.98%) Azure SQL Database
3 97 (46.41%) Power BI
4 95 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 89 (42.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 86 (41.15%) Data Lake
7 83 (39.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 80 (38.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (21.05%) Amazon Redshift
10 40 (19.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 32 (15.31%) Cosmos DB
12 27 (12.92%) Amazon Athena
13 24 (11.48%) OLAP
14 22 (10.53%) Big Data
15 20 (9.57%) Tableau
16 18 (8.61%) OLTP
17 17 (8.13%) Snowflake Schema
18 15 (7.18%) NoSQL
19 13 (6.22%) Hadoop
20 11 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.44%) JIRA
3 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (23.92%) Finance
2 35 (16.75%) Retail
3 33 (15.79%) Public Sector
4 11 (5.26%) Legal
5 4 (1.91%) Back Office
6 3 (1.44%) Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Automotive
8 1 (0.48%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (25.84%) Developer
2 51 (24.40%) Data Engineer
3 39 (18.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 30 (14.35%) Architect
5 26 (12.44%) Consultant
6 24 (11.48%) Data Architect
6 24 (11.48%) Data Consultant
7 20 (9.57%) Azure Consultant
8 19 (9.09%) Lead Developer
9 18 (8.61%) Azure Developer
9 18 (8.61%) Business Intelligence Lead
10 13 (6.22%) Azure Engineer
11 12 (5.74%) Analyst
11 12 (5.74%) Azure Architect
12 11 (5.26%) AWS Architect
13 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Consultant
14 9 (4.31%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 9 (4.31%) Senior Developer
15 8 (3.83%) Applications Manager
15 8 (3.83%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.22%) .NET
2 12 (5.74%) Kafka
3 11 (5.26%) REST
4 9 (4.31%) PySpark
5 8 (3.83%) JSON
6 7 (3.35%) SOAP
7 6 (2.87%) Web Services
8 5 (2.39%) XML
9 3 (1.44%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.44%) SAML
10 2 (0.96%) Apache NiFi
11 1 (0.48%) .NET Core
11 1 (0.48%) COM
11 1 (0.48%) MDX
11 1 (0.48%) Spring
11 1 (0.48%) Spring Boot
11 1 (0.48%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.83%) NHS
4 5 (2.39%) Cloud Native
4 5 (2.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.91%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.44%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.48%) FMCG
8 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.48%) Unix
1 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (69.86%) Business Intelligence
2 92 (44.02%) Analytics
3 80 (38.28%) Data Modelling
4 72 (34.45%) ETL
5 58 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (24.40%) Visualisation
7 50 (23.92%) DevOps
8 36 (17.22%) Data Analytics
9 33 (15.79%) Migration
10 32 (15.31%) Data Integration
11 31 (14.83%) Data Engineering
12 27 (12.92%) Data Visualisation
13 25 (11.96%) Project Management
14 24 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (10.05%) Machine Learning
16 18 (8.61%) Decision-Making
17 17 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (8.13%) Data Management
18 15 (7.18%) ERP
18 15 (7.18%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 165 (78.95%) SQL
2 70 (33.49%) Python
3 24 (11.48%) T-SQL
4 18 (8.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 13 (6.22%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.83%) C#
6 8 (3.83%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.35%) U-SQL
8 4 (1.91%) R
9 3 (1.44%) Java
9 3 (1.44%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.44%) Perl
10 2 (0.96%) Scala
11 1 (0.48%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (13.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.83%) DBS Check
3 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.96%) Degree
5 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.70%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.31%) QA
3 2 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.48%) Ansible
2 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 136 (65.07%) Microsoft
2 72 (34.45%) Databricks
3 14 (6.70%) Google
4 8 (3.83%) Vertica
5 4 (1.91%) Dynatrace
5 4 (1.91%) Splunk
5 4 (1.91%) Teradata
6 3 (1.44%) Oracle
7 2 (0.96%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.96%) Cognos
7 2 (0.96%) Facebook
7 2 (0.96%) IBM
7 2 (0.96%) SAP
8 1 (0.48%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.48%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.48%) Informatica
8 1 (0.48%) Intel
8 1 (0.48%) Netezza
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat