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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £52,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +41.89%
Azure SQL Database
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
611 561 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 32.97% 34.95% 36.30%
Number of salaries quoted 506 456 564
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%