The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 261 279 265
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 0.046% 0.097%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.15% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.38% -14.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Azure SQL Database
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2308 2758 2638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.50% 31.86% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1950 2364 2377
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in the East of England

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft