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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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 £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -2.10%
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
738 669 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.90% 39.73% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 592 572 698
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%