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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - 111 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.062% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
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
773 686 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.76% 42.77% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 622 601 650
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000