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 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 - - -
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 £39,350 £48,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +35.41%
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
568 584 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.52% 37.34% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 491 458 667
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 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%