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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Azure Synapse Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Synapse Analytics over the 6 months to 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Azure Synapse Analytics
UK
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 694 701 803
Rank change year-on-year +7 +102 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics 641 289 53
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.27% 0.067%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.81% 0.64% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 347 231 42
10th Percentile £48,216 £40,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £47,125 £54,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £73,750
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -15.25% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,250 £87,500
90th Percentile £99,850 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £61,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year +6.56% +16.75% -

Azure Synapse Analytics is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 79,288 45,346 28,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.54% 42.58% 36.30%
Number of salaries quoted 39,221 33,312 23,586
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Azure Synapse Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Azure Synapse Analytics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Synapse Analytics in the UK

Azure Synapse Analytics
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics.

Salary trend for Azure Synapse Analytics in the UK

Azure Synapse Analytics
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Synapse Analytics in the UK

Azure Synapse Analytics
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics within the UK over the 6 months to 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England +10 598 £70,000 +12.00% 76
London -16 330 £76,000 +16.92% 44
UK excluding London -48 272 £65,000 +6.56% 35
Work from Home -169 234 £67,500 +8.00% 31
South East -17 87 £75,000 +15.38% 6
North of England -58 81 £66,000 +1.54% 13
Midlands -64 65 £62,500 +13.64% 6
West Midlands -71 51 £62,500 +16.28% 5
Yorkshire -63 37 £37,500 -42.31% 3
North West -52 26 £62,000 -8.15% 9
East of England -69 21 £65,000 +13.04% 2
North East -11 18 £85,000 +132.88% 1
East Midlands -26 14 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Scotland -55 10 £53,000 -18.46% 2
South West -30 8 £43,500 - 4
Northern Ireland - 2 £60,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT jobs citing Azure Synapse Analytics 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 Synapse Analytics.

1 641 (100.00%) Azure
2 482 (75.20%) Data Lake
3 428 (66.77%) Azure Data Factory
4 416 (64.90%) Databricks
5 399 (62.25%) Analytics
6 379 (59.13%) SQL
7 346 (53.98%) Data Warehouse
8 325 (50.70%) Python
9 322 (50.23%) Agile
10 295 (46.02%) Business Intelligence
11 291 (45.40%) ETL
12 278 (43.37%) Power Platform
13 274 (42.75%) Power BI
14 247 (38.53%) Microsoft
15 236 (36.82%) DevOps
16 218 (34.01%) Data Engineering
16 218 (34.01%) Big Data
17 215 (33.54%) Data Analytics
18 198 (30.89%) Data Modelling
19 166 (25.90%) Azure DevOps
20 156 (24.34%) SQL Server
21 153 (23.87%) Analytical Skills
22 152 (23.71%) Social Skills
23 148 (23.09%) Data Pipeline
24 147 (22.93%) .NET
25 146 (22.78%) Azure SQL Database
26 140 (21.84%) Visualisation
27 138 (21.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
28 133 (20.75%) CI/CD
29 126 (19.66%) SQL Server Integration Services

Azure Synapse Analytics
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
1 124 (19.34%) Apache Spark
2 70 (10.92%) Apache
3 32 (4.99%) Apache Airflow
4 19 (2.96%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.81%) Apache Pig
6 13 (2.03%) Apache Synapse
7 6 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.94%) Luigi
8 3 (0.47%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.31%) Confluence
9 2 (0.31%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.16%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.16%) SAS
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Campfire
2 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (3.12%) JDE OneWorld
2 19 (2.96%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.31%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.31%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 641 (100.00%) Azure
2 428 (66.77%) Azure Data Factory
3 278 (43.37%) Power Platform
4 166 (25.90%) Azure DevOps
5 138 (21.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 125 (19.50%) AWS
7 110 (17.16%) Serverless
8 101 (15.76%) GitHub
9 95 (14.82%) Azure AKS
10 94 (14.66%) GCP
11 92 (14.35%) Azure Functions
12 81 (12.64%) Azure Service Bus
13 77 (12.01%) Azure Monitor
14 75 (11.70%) Azure Event Grid
15 72 (11.23%) GitHub Actions
16 56 (8.74%) Snowflake
17 43 (6.71%) PaaS
18 29 (4.52%) Azure Storage
19 22 (3.43%) Azure Machine Learning
19 22 (3.43%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.77%) Cisco IPT
2 14 (2.18%) VPN
3 6 (0.94%) Wireless
4 5 (0.78%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.78%) Broadband
4 5 (0.78%) Firewall
4 5 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (0.78%) ZigBee
5 4 (0.62%) Network Security
6 2 (0.31%) DNS
6 2 (0.31%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 482 (75.20%) Data Lake
2 346 (53.98%) Data Warehouse
3 274 (42.75%) Power BI
4 218 (34.01%) Big Data
5 156 (24.34%) SQL Server
6 146 (22.78%) Azure SQL Database
7 126 (19.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 100 (15.60%) Tableau
9 99 (15.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 80 (12.48%) Hadoop
11 78 (12.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 77 (12.01%) NoSQL
13 65 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 57 (8.89%) Relational Database
15 42 (6.55%) Apache Hive
16 40 (6.24%) Amazon Redshift
16 40 (6.24%) Looker
17 39 (6.08%) Metadata
18 38 (5.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 31 (4.84%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 36 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.96%) JIRA
3 17 (2.65%) GitLab
4 16 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 14 (2.18%) ERwin
6 13 (2.03%) MLflow
7 12 (1.87%) Visual Studio
8 11 (1.72%) CircleCI
9 9 (1.40%) PowerDesigner
10 8 (1.25%) ER Studio
11 5 (0.78%) Zephyr
12 3 (0.47%) JUnit
12 3 (0.47%) TestNG
13 2 (0.31%) Maven
13 2 (0.31%) Subversion
14 1 (0.16%) FxCop
14 1 (0.16%) Karma Test Runner
14 1 (0.16%) NUnit
14 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 153 (23.87%) Analytical Skills
2 152 (23.71%) Social Skills
3 104 (16.22%) Finance
4 64 (9.98%) Retail
5 34 (5.30%) Public Sector
6 28 (4.37%) Law
7 27 (4.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 23 (3.59%) Legal
9 18 (2.81%) Games
10 17 (2.65%) Influencing Skills
10 17 (2.65%) Marketing
11 16 (2.50%) Banking
11 16 (2.50%) Manufacturing
12 14 (2.18%) Publishing
13 12 (1.87%) Public Speaking
13 12 (1.87%) Telecoms
14 8 (1.25%) Presentation Skills
15 7 (1.09%) Advertising
15 7 (1.09%) Aerospace
15 7 (1.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 340 (53.04%) Data Engineer
2 175 (27.30%) Azure Engineer
3 133 (20.75%) Senior Data Engineer
4 98 (15.29%) Architect
5 97 (15.13%) Azure Data Engineer
6 81 (12.64%) Cloud Engineer
7 76 (11.86%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 71 (11.08%) Security Engineer
8 71 (11.08%) Senior Security Engineer
9 67 (10.45%) Developer
10 55 (8.58%) Data Architect
11 33 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 32 (4.99%) Solutions Architect
13 27 (4.21%) Consultant
14 25 (3.90%) Cloud Architect
14 25 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
15 24 (3.74%) Principal Engineer
16 23 (3.59%) Big Data Architect
17 22 (3.43%) Azure Developer
17 22 (3.43%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (22.93%) .NET
2 74 (11.54%) Kafka
3 58 (9.05%) PySpark
4 47 (7.33%) YAML
5 31 (4.84%) Apache Beam
6 19 (2.96%) TensorFlow
6 19 (2.96%) XML
7 18 (2.81%) Spark Streaming
8 17 (2.65%) Node.js
9 15 (2.34%) Apache NiFi
9 15 (2.34%) React
10 14 (2.18%) .NET Core
11 12 (1.87%) PyTorch
11 12 (1.87%) REST
11 12 (1.87%) XGBoost
12 11 (1.72%) JSON
13 10 (1.56%) .NET Framework
13 10 (1.56%) MDX
13 10 (1.56%) Web Services
14 8 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.06%) Algorithms
1 26 (4.06%) Data Structures
2 25 (3.90%) IoT
3 17 (2.65%) Cloud Native
4 14 (2.18%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.87%) Blog
5 12 (1.87%) Housing Association
5 12 (1.87%) User Experience
6 11 (1.72%) Renewable Energy
7 10 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.25%) Derivative
9 8 (1.25%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.09%) Reinsurance
11 6 (0.94%) NHS
12 5 (0.78%) Legacy Systems
12 5 (0.78%) Life Science
12 5 (0.78%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.15%) Linux
2 13 (2.03%) Windows
3 12 (1.87%) VMS
4 9 (1.40%) Unix
5 7 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.78%) Android
6 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.78%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (62.25%) Analytics
2 322 (50.23%) Agile
3 295 (46.02%) Business Intelligence
4 291 (45.40%) ETL
5 236 (36.82%) DevOps
6 218 (34.01%) Data Engineering
7 215 (33.54%) Data Analytics
8 198 (30.89%) Data Modelling
9 148 (23.09%) Data Pipeline
10 140 (21.84%) Visualisation
11 133 (20.75%) CI/CD
12 109 (17.00%) Data Science
13 107 (16.69%) Artificial Intelligence
14 97 (15.13%) Data Management
15 93 (14.51%) Data Security
16 88 (13.73%) Machine Learning
17 83 (12.95%) Continuous Improvement
18 82 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
19 79 (12.32%) Data Governance
20 77 (12.01%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 379 (59.13%) SQL
2 325 (50.70%) Python
3 125 (19.50%) Java
4 114 (17.78%) Scala
5 99 (15.44%) PowerShell
6 94 (14.66%) T-SQL
7 72 (11.23%) Bash
8 60 (9.36%) C#
9 29 (4.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 27 (4.21%) R
11 12 (1.87%) U-SQL
12 11 (1.72%) C
13 8 (1.25%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.09%) Bicep
14 7 (1.09%) C++
15 6 (0.94%) ABAP
16 5 (0.78%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.78%) Go
16 5 (0.78%) JavaScript
16 5 (0.78%) Lua
Qualifications
1 74 (11.54%) Degree
2 37 (5.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 37 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (5.77%) CISSP
3 36 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (4.52%) Master's Degree
5 23 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (2.96%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.31%) PhD
9 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.16%) FFIEC
10 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.16%) PMP
10 1 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.27%) Data Quality
2 21 (3.28%) GDPR
3 20 (3.12%) Accessibility
4 5 (0.78%) GxP
5 4 (0.62%) QA
6 3 (0.47%) GRC
7 1 (0.16%) GLBA
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.16%) NIST
7 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (6.55%) Docker
2 11 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.25%) Apache Flume
4 5 (0.78%) Firmware
5 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 59 (9.20%) Kubernetes
2 50 (7.80%) Terraform
3 12 (1.87%) Ansible
4 5 (0.78%) Puppet
5 3 (0.47%) Oozie
5 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.31%) Control-M
7 1 (0.16%) Argo
7 1 (0.16%) Istio
7 1 (0.16%) Rancher
Vendors
1 416 (64.90%) Databricks
2 247 (38.53%) Microsoft
3 73 (11.39%) Oracle
4 33 (5.15%) Google
5 21 (3.28%) Teradata
6 20 (3.12%) Civica
7 19 (2.96%) CA
8 17 (2.65%) Alteryx
8 17 (2.65%) Informatica
8 17 (2.65%) SAP
9 15 (2.34%) MicroStrategy
10 14 (2.18%) Cadence
11 12 (1.87%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.09%) Infor
13 5 (0.78%) Birst
13 5 (0.78%) StreamSets
14 4 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.47%) Hortonworks
16 2 (0.31%) Foundry
16 2 (0.31%) Palantir