The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - - 112
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.060%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,350 £48,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +35.41%
Azure SQL Database
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
525 441 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.02% 29.11% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 484 387 422
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the Birmingham region.

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in Birmingham

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Azure SQL Database.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Sensing
1 2 (100.00%) Telematics
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Azure SQL Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Sensing
1 2 (100.00%) Telematics
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft