Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Data Lake Analytics
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1026 1198 1161
Rank change year-on-year +172 -37 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Lake Analytics 85 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.22% 0.049% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 75 16 24
UK median annual salary £64,000 £62,500 £86,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% -27.54% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £48,750 £46,625
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,625 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £64,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year +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 38,442 36,642 24,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.55% 20.79% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30,661 30,355 20,646
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%

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 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Lake Analytics in the UK

Data Lake Analytics
Top 5 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 23 February 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 +161 85 £64,000 +2.40% 17
London +135 75 £65,000 -7.14% 4
UK excluding London +72 11 £64,000 +16.36% 13
South East +47 8 £64,200 -1.23% 8
East of England - 3 £36,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 85 (100.00%) Analytics
1 85 (100.00%) Data Lake
2 84 (98.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (85.88%) Business Intelligence
4 64 (75.29%) SQL
5 60 (70.59%) SQL Server
5 60 (70.59%) Power BI
6 56 (65.88%) Microsoft
7 52 (61.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 49 (57.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 49 (57.65%) Data Warehouse
9 45 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 44 (51.76%) Azure Data Factory
11 41 (48.24%) ETL
12 39 (45.88%) C#
13 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (41.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 34 (40.00%) Big Data
15 34 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
16 31 (36.47%) Machine Learning
16 31 (36.47%) Cosmos DB
17 29 (34.12%) PaaS
17 29 (34.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 28 (32.94%) T-SQL
18 28 (32.94%) Data Science
19 27 (31.76%) R
20 26 (30.59%) Data Modelling
21 24 (28.24%) MDX
22 23 (27.06%) Finance
22 23 (27.06%) .NET

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 12 (14.12%) Apache Spark
2 11 (12.94%) SAS
3 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.06%) Apache
5 3 (3.53%) Confluence
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.35%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 84 (98.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (51.76%) Azure Data Factory
3 29 (34.12%) PaaS
4 12 (14.12%) Azure Machine Learning
5 6 (7.06%) Azure Functions
5 6 (7.06%) IaaS
5 6 (7.06%) Serverless
6 5 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (3.53%) GitHub
8 2 (2.35%) Apigee
8 2 (2.35%) Boomi
8 2 (2.35%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 2 (2.35%) iPaaS
8 2 (2.35%) Office 365
8 2 (2.35%) SaaS
9 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Firewall
2 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (100.00%) Data Lake
2 60 (70.59%) Power BI
2 60 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 52 (61.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (57.65%) Data Warehouse
4 49 (57.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (41.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 34 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 34 (40.00%) Big Data
8 31 (36.47%) Cosmos DB
9 29 (34.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 21 (24.71%) NoSQL
11 19 (22.35%) MySQL
12 18 (21.18%) SQL Server 2016
13 16 (18.82%) MongoDB
14 15 (17.65%) HDInsight
14 15 (17.65%) OLAP
14 15 (17.65%) Relational Database
15 14 (16.47%) StreamInsight
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.65%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (16.47%) Visual Studio
4 13 (15.29%) ER Studio
4 13 (15.29%) ERwin
5 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
5 8 (9.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (8.24%) JIRA
7 6 (7.06%) SpecFlow
7 6 (7.06%) TeamCity
7 6 (7.06%) tSQLt
8 2 (2.35%) Maven
8 2 (2.35%) RStudio
9 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (27.06%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Retail
3 7 (8.24%) Advertising
4 3 (3.53%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (29.41%) Consultant
2 24 (28.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 24 (28.24%) Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Architect
3 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Consultant
4 19 (22.35%) SQL BI Developer
4 19 (22.35%) SQL Developer
5 18 (21.18%) Data Architect
6 16 (18.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 15 (17.65%) Power BI Developer
8 14 (16.47%) T-SQL Developer
9 13 (15.29%) Azure Architect
9 13 (15.29%) Report Developer
9 13 (15.29%) SSRS Developer
10 12 (14.12%) Microsoft BI Consultant
11 9 (10.59%) Data Consultant
11 9 (10.59%) Data Engineer
12 7 (8.24%) SSIS Developer
13 6 (7.06%) Azure Consultant
13 6 (7.06%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.24%) MDX
2 23 (27.06%) .NET
3 17 (20.00%) Kafka
4 6 (7.06%) Velocity
5 3 (3.53%) JSON
6 2 (2.35%) Anaconda
6 2 (2.35%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Tez
6 2 (2.35%) D3.js
6 2 (2.35%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (2.35%) OAuth
6 2 (2.35%) OpenID
6 2 (2.35%) SAML
6 2 (2.35%) TensorFlow
7 1 (1.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Cloud Native
2 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.35%) PMI
5 2 (2.35%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (100.00%) Analytics
2 73 (85.88%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (48.24%) ETL
4 37 (43.53%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (36.47%) Machine Learning
6 28 (32.94%) Data Science
7 26 (30.59%) Data Modelling
8 20 (23.53%) Visualisation
9 18 (21.18%) Translating Business Requirements
10 15 (17.65%) Data Strategy
11 14 (16.47%) Business Analytics
11 14 (16.47%) Conceptual Models
11 14 (16.47%) Data Governance
11 14 (16.47%) Presales
11 14 (16.47%) UML
12 13 (15.29%) Data Analytics
12 13 (15.29%) Test Automation
13 11 (12.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 11 (12.94%) Project Management
14 10 (11.76%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (75.29%) SQL
2 39 (45.88%) C#
3 28 (32.94%) T-SQL
4 27 (31.76%) R
5 23 (27.06%) U-SQL
6 22 (25.88%) Python
7 19 (22.35%) PowerShell
8 11 (12.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (3.53%) Java
10 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.35%) C++
10 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.35%) Perl
10 2 (2.35%) PHP
10 2 (2.35%) Ruby
11 1 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
1 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.35%) CEH
2 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) Data Quality
2 7 (8.24%) SLA
3 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Ansible
1 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.71%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) Ambari
2 2 (2.35%) Salt
2 2 (2.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (65.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.47%) Oracle
3 13 (15.29%) Tableau
4 11 (12.94%) IDERA
5 6 (7.06%) Databricks
6 2 (2.35%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.35%) Aspera
6 2 (2.35%) Axway
6 2 (2.35%) Cisco
6 2 (2.35%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.35%) Informatica
6 2 (2.35%) Jitterbit
6 2 (2.35%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.35%) Signiant
6 2 (2.35%) SnapLogic
6 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.18%) Hortonworks