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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 263 278 289
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.043% 0.026% 0.023%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.16% 0.086% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £75,000 £45,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +31.38%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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
1828 2318 2802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 26.14% 30.59% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1528 1951 2388
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Azure SQL Database Salary Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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 2 £75,000 +66.66%
Hertfordshire - 1 £44,000 -
Azure SQL Database
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (55.56%) ETL
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Public Cloud
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Architect
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (22.22%) C# Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
1 5 (55.56%) ETL
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) OOP
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware