The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 300 325 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 18 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.016% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Average salary £56,000 £66,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
Azure SQL Database
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3139 3625 3473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.15% 29.74% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2762 3250 3185
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the City of London region.

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in the City of London

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Azure SQL Database Salary Histogram in the City of London

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Azure SQL Database.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (54.17%) Data Modelling
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (45.83%) .NET
5 11 (45.83%) C#
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 10 (41.67%) MVC
6 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (37.50%) Windows
7 9 (37.50%) Oracle
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) CSS
9 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
10 6 (25.00%) jQuery
11 5 (20.83%) ERD
11 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
11 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
11 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
11 5 (20.83%) Big Data
11 5 (20.83%) Couchbase

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Azure SQL Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) Apache Pig
2 4 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Couchbase
4 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
4 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
4 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
4 5 (20.83%) Big Data
5 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.17%) OLTP
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.17%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) DBA
2 9 (37.50%) Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Senior DBA
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 4 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
5 3 (12.50%) CMS Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Business Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (29.17%) HTML
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) RESTful
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (12.50%) Sass
6 2 (8.33%) MDX
6 2 (8.33%) COM
7 1 (4.17%) MSMQ
7 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Data Modelling
2 10 (41.67%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Data Management
5 5 (20.83%) ERD
5 5 (20.83%) Migration
5 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (20.83%) Database Security
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) Content Management
6 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 3 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (12.50%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.17%) Coaching
9 1 (4.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) MapR
3 4 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 4 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 4 (16.67%) Open Text
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Alterian
4 1 (4.17%) Red Gate
City, London
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Salary: £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits
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