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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 791 862 824
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -38
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 68 39 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.035% 0.048%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.21% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 60 35 48
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
- -0.55%
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
31920 34432 31995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.15% 31.30% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27171 29706 27894
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 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 28 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 +45 37 £52,500 +10.52% 2
South East +16 8 £37,250 -17.22% 2
East of England +14 6 £45,000 +31.38%
South West - 5 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
North West - 2 £56,250 - 2
West Midlands -18 1 £35,000 -
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (95.21%) SQL
3 126 (86.30%) SQL Server
4 84 (57.53%) .NET
5 77 (52.74%) Microsoft
6 70 (47.95%) C#
6 70 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (47.26%) T-SQL
8 62 (42.47%) Windows
9 60 (41.10%) TDD
10 55 (37.67%) MS Excel
11 54 (36.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 53 (36.30%) Entity Framework
12 53 (36.30%) .NET Framework
13 52 (35.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 52 (35.62%) Web Services
14 51 (34.93%) Performance Tuning
15 50 (34.25%) Finance
16 44 (30.14%) JavaScript
17 42 (28.77%) ASP.NET
17 42 (28.77%) Business Intelligence
17 42 (28.77%) MVC
18 41 (28.08%) Scrum
18 41 (28.08%) WCF
18 41 (28.08%) ASP.NET MVC
19 37 (25.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 36 (24.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 35 (23.97%) Unit Testing
21 35 (23.97%) Data Warehouse
22 34 (23.29%) SOA

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 28 (19.18%) NServiceBus
2 13 (8.90%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.22%) IIS
4 9 (6.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (5.48%) Apache
6 6 (4.11%) JBoss
6 6 (4.11%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.05%) WordPress
8 2 (1.37%) CMS
8 2 (1.37%) Node.js
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 55 (37.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.59%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 146 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (17.81%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.79%) SaaS
4 2 (1.37%) IaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Office 365
5 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.53%) SAN
2 4 (2.74%) DMZ
2 4 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.05%) HTTP
4 2 (1.37%) NAS
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (86.30%) SQL Server
2 52 (35.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (25.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (24.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 35 (23.97%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (19.86%) NoSQL
7 26 (17.81%) Big Data
8 22 (15.07%) RavenDB
8 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (14.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (14.38%) Oracle Database
10 19 (13.01%) MongoDB
11 14 (9.59%) Redis
12 13 (8.90%) Couchbase
12 13 (8.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (8.22%) QlikView
13 12 (8.22%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (6.85%) OLAP
14 10 (6.85%) Event Store
15 9 (6.16%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (10.96%) Visual Studio
1 16 (10.96%) TeamCity
2 14 (9.59%) ReSharper
2 14 (9.59%) NCrunch
3 13 (8.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.16%) JSUnit
5 7 (4.79%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.11%) Jasmine
6 6 (4.11%) Subversion
7 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (2.74%) Firebug
8 4 (2.74%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.68%) NUnit
General
1 50 (34.25%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Retail
3 4 (2.74%) Banking
4 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.37%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 101 (69.18%) Developer
2 48 (32.88%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.81%) C# Developer
4 19 (13.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (11.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 17 (11.64%) DBA
5 17 (11.64%) Senior Developer
6 14 (9.59%) SQL DBA
6 14 (9.59%) Technical Leader
7 12 (8.22%) Architect
8 11 (7.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.16%) SQL Server DBA
10 9 (6.16%) SQL Developer
10 9 (6.16%) Data Architect
11 8 (5.48%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.79%) Junior
13 6 (4.11%) Administrator
13 6 (4.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (57.53%) .NET
2 54 (36.99%) ASP.NET Web API
3 53 (36.30%) Entity Framework
3 53 (36.30%) .NET Framework
4 52 (35.62%) Web Services
5 42 (28.77%) ASP.NET
6 41 (28.08%) WCF
6 41 (28.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (21.92%) AngularJS
8 31 (21.23%) REST
9 26 (17.81%) HTML
10 19 (13.01%) CSS
10 19 (13.01%) jQuery
10 19 (13.01%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (10.27%) Durandal
11 15 (10.27%) Ember.js
11 15 (10.27%) HTML5
12 13 (8.90%) MDX
12 13 (8.90%) LINQ
12 13 (8.90%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.27%) Blog
2 12 (8.22%) Replication
2 12 (8.22%) User Experience
3 8 (5.48%) Clustering
3 8 (5.48%) Podcast
4 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.42%) Visualisation
5 5 (3.42%) GIS
5 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.74%) Telematics
6 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.37%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.37%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.37%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (42.47%) Windows
2 18 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (5.48%) Android
4 7 (4.79%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.68%) UNIX
7 1 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (41.10%) TDD
3 51 (34.93%) Performance Tuning
4 42 (28.77%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (28.77%) MVC
5 41 (28.08%) Scrum
6 35 (23.97%) Unit Testing
7 34 (23.29%) SOA
8 32 (21.92%) Pair Programming
8 32 (21.92%) Domain-Driven Design
9 26 (17.81%) Extreme Programming
9 26 (17.81%) Microservices
10 23 (15.75%) ETL
11 21 (14.38%) Data Modelling
12 18 (12.33%) Analytics
13 16 (10.96%) Infrastructure Management
14 15 (10.27%) Data Management
15 13 (8.90%) Data Architecture
16 12 (8.22%) E-Commerce
16 12 (8.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 139 (95.21%) SQL
2 70 (47.95%) C#
3 69 (47.26%) T-SQL
4 44 (30.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.22%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.16%) Java
7 4 (2.74%) VB
8 3 (2.05%) R
9 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.68%) Python
9 1 (0.68%) VBA
9 1 (0.68%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (10.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.85%) Degree
3 6 (4.11%) MCSE
4 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.37%) ISEB
4 2 (1.37%) MCP
4 2 (1.37%) MCITP
4 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (7.53%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (7.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (52.74%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.44%) Oracle
3 18 (12.33%) Red Gate
4 12 (8.22%) Cognos
5 8 (5.48%) Twitter
5 8 (5.48%) Alteryx
6 7 (4.79%) Google
7 5 (3.42%) Tableau
8 3 (2.05%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.37%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.68%) Apigee
10 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.68%) SAP
10 1 (0.68%) EMC
10 1 (0.68%) NetApp
10 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.68%) VMware
10 1 (0.68%) Sony
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