Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 867 1000 1049
Rank change year-on-year +133 +49 +229
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Data Warehouse 231 207 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.39% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 181 174 103
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,625 £46,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% -12.50%

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 40,485 52,689 52,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.08% 30.68% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32,995 43,333 44,260
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 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +1.20%

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 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 +108 210 £65,000 +13.04% 25
London +108 136 £65,000 +4.00% 8
UK excluding London +70 74 £60,000 +20.00% 17
South East +53 35 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Midlands +7 15 £65,000 +30.00% 3
East of England +96 10 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +11 10 £65,000 +13.04% 1
North of England +30 9 £57,500 +43.75% 9
Yorkshire +14 8 £57,500 +12.20% 3
East Midlands +25 5 £56,000 +12.00% 2
Wales - 3 £45,000 -
South West +22 2 £42,000 -25.33%
North West +32 1 - - 6

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 228 (98.70%) Data Warehouse
3 180 (77.92%) SQL
4 175 (75.76%) Microsoft
5 149 (64.50%) Business Intelligence
6 128 (55.41%) Data Lake
7 124 (53.68%) Analytics
8 114 (49.35%) Azure SQL Database
9 112 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
10 110 (47.62%) Power BI
10 110 (47.62%) Power Platform
11 106 (45.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 104 (45.02%) SQL Server
13 97 (41.99%) Azure Data Factory
14 93 (40.26%) Big Data
15 86 (37.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 80 (34.63%) Data Modelling
17 78 (33.77%) ETL
17 78 (33.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 68 (29.44%) DevOps
19 59 (25.54%) Databricks
19 59 (25.54%) C#
20 57 (24.68%) T-SQL
21 52 (22.51%) Cosmos DB
22 49 (21.21%) Python
23 45 (19.48%) .NET
23 45 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
24 44 (19.05%) NoSQL
25 43 (18.61%) Hadoop
25 43 (18.61%) Apache Spark

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 43 (18.61%) Apache Spark
2 32 (13.85%) Apache
3 17 (7.36%) Apache Solr
4 14 (6.06%) Apache Pig
5 6 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (4.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (0.87%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 231 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (47.62%) Power Platform
3 97 (41.99%) Azure Data Factory
4 45 (19.48%) Amazon AWS
5 39 (16.88%) PaaS
6 37 (16.02%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 30 (12.99%) SaaS
7 30 (12.99%) Serverless
8 25 (10.82%) Azure Functions
9 20 (8.66%) Azure Machine Learning
10 17 (7.36%) Azure Stack
11 15 (6.49%) Data Lake Analytics
12 14 (6.06%) npm
13 10 (4.33%) IaaS
14 9 (3.90%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (3.03%) NuGet
16 5 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
17 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
17 2 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
18 1 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (98.70%) Data Warehouse
2 128 (55.41%) Data Lake
3 114 (49.35%) Azure SQL Database
4 110 (47.62%) Power BI
5 106 (45.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 104 (45.02%) SQL Server
7 93 (40.26%) Big Data
8 86 (37.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 78 (33.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 52 (22.51%) Cosmos DB
11 44 (19.05%) NoSQL
12 43 (18.61%) Hadoop
13 39 (16.88%) Geospatial Data
14 30 (12.99%) HDInsight
15 22 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
16 20 (8.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 16 (6.93%) Apache Hive
17 16 (6.93%) MongoDB
18 14 (6.06%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 33 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 23 (9.96%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.49%) TeamCity
4 14 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (5.63%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.46%) git-flow
7 8 (3.46%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.46%) Sinon.JS
7 8 (3.46%) webpack
8 6 (2.60%) Subversion
8 6 (2.60%) tSQLt
9 2 (0.87%) RStudio
10 1 (0.43%) Moq
10 1 (0.43%) NUnit
10 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 37 (16.02%) Finance
2 15 (6.49%) Retail
3 9 (3.90%) General Ledger
4 6 (2.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.30%) Law
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (41.13%) Developer
2 58 (25.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 37 (16.02%) Architect
4 34 (14.72%) Azure Developer
5 31 (13.42%) Data Engineer
6 28 (12.12%) Consultant
6 28 (12.12%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 23 (9.96%) SQL Developer
8 22 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
10 17 (7.36%) Analytics Consultant
10 17 (7.36%) Azure Engineer
10 17 (7.36%) SSRS Developer
11 16 (6.93%) Power BI Developer
11 16 (6.93%) SQL BI Developer
12 15 (6.49%) T-SQL Developer
13 14 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 13 (5.63%) Data Consultant
14 13 (5.63%) Microsoft Consultant
15 12 (5.19%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (19.48%) .NET
2 36 (15.58%) Kafka
3 18 (7.79%) JSON
4 14 (6.06%) Apache NiFi
4 14 (6.06%) MDX
5 12 (5.19%) SAML
6 10 (4.33%) .NET Framework
6 10 (4.33%) GeoJSON
6 10 (4.33%) REST
7 9 (3.90%) Oracle Fusion
8 8 (3.46%) Jest
8 8 (3.46%) React
9 7 (3.03%) RESTful
10 6 (2.60%) AngularJS
10 6 (2.60%) Aurelia
10 6 (2.60%) XML
11 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (1.73%) SignalR
13 3 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.49%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (3.90%) Reinsurance
4 7 (3.03%) User Experience
5 6 (2.60%) Clustering
5 6 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.60%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (2.60%) Replication
6 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.43%) Blog
9 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.87%) Linux
1 2 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (64.50%) Business Intelligence
2 124 (53.68%) Analytics
3 112 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (34.63%) Data Modelling
5 78 (33.77%) ETL
6 68 (29.44%) DevOps
7 41 (17.75%) Data Analytics
8 37 (16.02%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (13.42%) Open Source
10 29 (12.55%) Visualisation
11 28 (12.12%) Data Management
12 27 (11.69%) Machine Learning
13 26 (11.26%) Kimball Methodology
14 25 (10.82%) Data Science
15 24 (10.39%) Presales
16 23 (9.96%) Business Analytics
16 23 (9.96%) Scrum
17 22 (9.52%) Migration
18 20 (8.66%) Test Automation
19 19 (8.23%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 180 (77.92%) SQL
2 59 (25.54%) C#
3 57 (24.68%) T-SQL
4 49 (21.21%) Python
5 36 (15.58%) PowerShell
5 36 (15.58%) R
6 30 (12.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 21 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 17 (7.36%) Java
9 9 (3.90%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.90%) VBA
10 6 (2.60%) F#
10 6 (2.60%) Go
10 6 (2.60%) PHP
10 6 (2.60%) Ruby
11 2 (0.87%) HiveQL
11 2 (0.87%) Scala
11 2 (0.87%) U-SQL
11 2 (0.87%) VB
12 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (4.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.16%) MCDBA
3 5 (2.16%) MCSE
4 4 (1.73%) Degree
5 2 (0.87%) PhD
6 1 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.63%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.90%) GDPR
3 6 (2.60%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.87%) COBIT
4 2 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.46%) Docker
3 2 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (9.09%) Puppet
1 21 (9.09%) Terraform
2 2 (0.87%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.43%) Kibana
Vendors
1 175 (75.76%) Microsoft
2 59 (25.54%) Databricks
3 28 (12.12%) Oracle
4 26 (11.26%) Tableau
5 14 (6.06%) Hortonworks
6 5 (2.16%) Infor
7 2 (0.87%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.87%) IBM
7 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe
8 1 (0.43%) DataFlux
8 1 (0.43%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.43%) Splunk
8 1 (0.43%) Talend
8 1 (0.43%) Trillium