The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 810 840 806
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -34
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 73 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.050% 0.064%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.22% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 68 54 65
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,975 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Azure SQL Database
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32643 35169 32337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.68% 31.37% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 27856 30462 28324
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in England

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in England

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

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in England

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Azure SQL Database Salary Histogram in England

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
London +62 35 £52,500 -25.00% 1
South East +6 17 £45,000 - 5
East of England +7 5 £45,000 +31.38% 1
South West - 5 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +1 4 £42,500 +6.25%
North West - 1 £65,000 -
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 145 (95.39%) SQL
3 127 (83.55%) SQL Server
4 87 (57.24%) .NET
5 80 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 78 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (47.37%) C#
8 70 (46.05%) TDD
9 66 (43.42%) T-SQL
10 61 (40.13%) Windows
11 60 (39.47%) .NET Framework
11 60 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 59 (38.82%) Entity Framework
13 56 (36.84%) MS Excel
14 52 (34.21%) Web Services
14 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
15 49 (32.24%) Finance
15 49 (32.24%) Performance Tuning
16 47 (30.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 46 (30.26%) Scrum
17 46 (30.26%) ASP.NET
18 45 (29.61%) MVC
19 43 (28.29%) WCF
20 42 (27.63%) ASP.NET MVC
21 38 (25.00%) Unit Testing
21 38 (25.00%) AngularJS
22 37 (24.34%) Business Intelligence
23 34 (22.37%) Pair Programming
23 34 (22.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 34 (22.37%) SQL Server Integration Services

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 30 (19.74%) NServiceBus
2 14 (9.21%) IIS
3 13 (8.55%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.26%) Apache
4 8 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (3.95%) JBoss
6 5 (3.29%) WordPress
7 3 (1.97%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.32%) Node.js
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 56 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.24%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 152 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (16.45%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.95%) SaaS
4 2 (1.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.66%) PaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.58%) SAN
2 2 (1.32%) DMZ
2 2 (1.32%) NAS
2 2 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (83.55%) SQL Server
2 47 (30.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (22.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 34 (22.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (19.08%) NoSQL
4 29 (19.08%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (17.11%) RavenDB
6 23 (15.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (15.13%) Oracle Database
7 22 (14.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (13.82%) Big Data
9 19 (12.50%) MongoDB
10 16 (10.53%) QlikView
11 13 (8.55%) Redis
12 12 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (7.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (7.24%) Couchbase
14 10 (6.58%) Event Store
15 9 (5.92%) CouchDB
16 7 (4.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (11.84%) TeamCity
2 17 (11.18%) Visual Studio
3 16 (10.53%) ReSharper
3 16 (10.53%) NCrunch
4 13 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (5.92%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.92%) JSUnit
6 8 (5.26%) Subversion
6 8 (5.26%) Jasmine
7 6 (3.95%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (3.95%) Firebug
8 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.66%) Grunt
9 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.66%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.66%) Selenium
9 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.66%) NUnit
9 1 (0.66%) gulp
General
1 49 (32.24%) Finance
2 5 (3.29%) Banking
2 5 (3.29%) Retail
3 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (72.37%) Developer
2 52 (34.21%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.11%) C# Developer
4 19 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (11.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 18 (11.84%) Senior Developer
6 16 (10.53%) DBA
7 13 (8.55%) SQL DBA
8 12 (7.89%) Architect
8 12 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (7.89%) Technical Leader
9 10 (6.58%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.92%) SQL Developer
10 9 (5.92%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
12 7 (4.61%) Data Architect
12 7 (4.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (3.95%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (3.95%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (57.24%) .NET
2 60 (39.47%) .NET Framework
2 60 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web API
3 59 (38.82%) Entity Framework
4 52 (34.21%) Web Services
5 46 (30.26%) ASP.NET
6 43 (28.29%) WCF
7 42 (27.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 33 (21.71%) HTML
10 30 (19.74%) REST
11 26 (17.11%) jQuery
12 25 (16.45%) KnockoutJS
13 24 (15.79%) CSS
14 19 (12.50%) HTML5
15 18 (11.84%) LINQ
15 18 (11.84%) Ember.js
16 17 (11.18%) Durandal
17 16 (10.53%) MDX
18 15 (9.87%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) User Experience
2 13 (8.55%) Blog
3 9 (5.92%) Replication
4 8 (5.26%) Podcast
5 7 (4.61%) Clustering
6 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.63%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.97%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.97%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.97%) GIS
9 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.32%) Telematics
10 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.66%) Social Media
10 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 61 (40.13%) Windows
2 17 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (8.55%) Android
4 12 (7.89%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.29%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (46.05%) TDD
3 49 (32.24%) Performance Tuning
4 46 (30.26%) Scrum
5 45 (29.61%) MVC
6 38 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 37 (24.34%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (22.37%) Pair Programming
8 34 (22.37%) Domain-Driven Design
9 33 (21.71%) SOA
10 26 (17.11%) Extreme Programming
10 26 (17.11%) Microservices
11 17 (11.18%) ETL
12 16 (10.53%) Web Development
12 16 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
13 14 (9.21%) Analytics
13 14 (9.21%) Data Modelling
14 13 (8.55%) Data Management
15 11 (7.24%) DevOps
15 11 (7.24%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 145 (95.39%) SQL
2 72 (47.37%) C#
3 66 (43.42%) T-SQL
4 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.61%) Java
7 1 (0.66%) C
7 1 (0.66%) VB
7 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (5.26%) Degree
3 5 (3.29%) MCSE
4 2 (1.32%) ISEB
4 2 (1.32%) MCP
4 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.32%) MCITP
4 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.24%) Docker
2 5 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (7.24%) Puppet
1 11 (7.24%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 80 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (17.76%) Oracle
3 18 (11.84%) Red Gate
4 15 (9.87%) Cognos
5 8 (5.26%) Twitter
6 7 (4.61%) Google
7 6 (3.95%) Alteryx
8 5 (3.29%) VMware
8 5 (3.29%) Xamarin
9 4 (2.63%) Cisco
10 3 (1.97%) Tableau
11 2 (1.32%) Citrix
12 1 (0.66%) NetApp
12 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.66%) Sony
12 1 (0.66%) SAP
12 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.66%) EMC
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