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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - 114 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.064% -
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
783 683 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.03% 43.67% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 643 593 637
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 £26,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000