Period
to 16 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Data Lake Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Lake Analytics over the 6 months to 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Lake Analytics
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 959 1037 1197
Rank change year-on-year +78 +160 -23
Permanent jobs citing Data Lake Analytics 48 87 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.058% 0.009%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.12% 0.22% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 45 77 14
UK median annual salary £75,000 £64,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.19% -5.19% -21.74%
10th Percentile £54,750 £41,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £87,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% +16.36% -

Data Lake 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 41,491 39,996 37,870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.89% 26.56% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33,746 31,891 31,361
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Data Lake Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data Lake Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Lake Analytics in the UK

Data Lake Analytics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Lake Analytics.

Salary trend for Data Lake Analytics in the UK

Data Lake Analytics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Lake Analytics over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Data Lake Analytics in the UK

Data Lake Analytics
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Lake Analytics within the UK over the 6 months to 16 February 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 +77 48 £75,000 +17.19% 9
London +34 31 £75,000 +17.65% 7
UK excluding London +94 17 £65,000 +1.56% 3
South East +78 10 £68,750 +4.56% 2
South West - 5 £65,000 -
East of England +69 2 £85,000 +132.88%

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, IT jobs citing Data Lake 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 Data Lake Analytics.

1 48 (100.00%) SQL
1 48 (100.00%) Azure
1 48 (100.00%) Analytics
1 48 (100.00%) Data Lake
2 38 (79.17%) Azure Data Factory
3 37 (77.08%) Power BI
3 37 (77.08%) Power Platform
4 36 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
5 35 (72.92%) Azure SQL Database
6 30 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (56.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 23 (47.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (43.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 20 (41.67%) U-SQL
10 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 20 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (35.42%) PaaS
12 16 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
12 16 (33.33%) Tableau
12 16 (33.33%) Data Analytics
12 16 (33.33%) Databricks
12 16 (33.33%) Cosmos DB
12 16 (33.33%) Visualisation
12 16 (33.33%) Oracle
12 16 (33.33%) PolyBase
13 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
15 11 (22.92%) DevOps

Data Lake 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 8 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 48 (100.00%) Azure
2 38 (79.17%) Azure Data Factory
3 37 (77.08%) Power Platform
4 17 (35.42%) PaaS
5 10 (20.83%) Azure Functions
5 10 (20.83%) Serverless
6 2 (4.17%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (2.08%) Apigee
7 1 (2.08%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) Data Lake
2 37 (77.08%) Power BI
3 35 (72.92%) Azure SQL Database
4 30 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (56.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 23 (47.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (33.33%) Cosmos DB
9 16 (33.33%) PolyBase
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (18.75%) Big Data
11 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
14 3 (6.25%) OLAP
14 3 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio Team System
2 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.33%) JIRA
3 4 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) Mocha
5 1 (2.08%) NUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) Spock
General
1 10 (20.83%) Marketing
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Azure Engineer
2 20 (41.67%) Data Engineer
3 13 (27.08%) Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Azure Developer
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.42%) SSRS Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Azure Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 3 (6.25%) OLAP Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Power BI Developer
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) MDX
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Marketing Technology
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Analytics
2 36 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 16 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 16 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.92%) DevOps
7 10 (20.83%) CRM
8 7 (14.58%) Technical Leadership
9 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 6 (12.50%) DNA
9 6 (12.50%) ETL
9 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
10 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
11 4 (8.33%) Data Engineering
11 4 (8.33%) Data Integration
11 4 (8.33%) Data Management
11 4 (8.33%) High Availability
11 4 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (43.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 20 (41.67%) U-SQL
4 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.58%) C#
7 2 (4.17%) R
8 1 (2.08%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (33.33%) Databricks
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian