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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 768 835 814
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -21
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 92 41 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.040% 0.056%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 76 40 54
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
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
31854 32483 34175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.18% 32.03% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27119 28430 30257
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +51 54 £56,000 +1.81% 3
South East +3 22 £57,500 - 1
North West -19 6 £32,500 -10.95%
East of England - 6 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 3 - -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 135 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (92.59%) SQL
3 106 (78.52%) .NET
4 99 (73.33%) C#
4 99 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 85 (62.96%) ASP.NET
6 77 (57.04%) HTML
7 73 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (53.33%) CSS
9 66 (48.89%) JavaScript
10 61 (45.19%) Windows
11 59 (43.70%) Microsoft
11 59 (43.70%) jQuery
12 58 (42.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 56 (41.48%) MVC
14 53 (39.26%) .NET Framework
15 52 (38.52%) TDD
16 46 (34.07%) Performance Tuning
17 44 (32.59%) SQL Server 2012
18 40 (29.63%) AngularJS
19 39 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web API
19 39 (28.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 38 (28.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 35 (25.93%) T-SQL
21 35 (25.93%) Finance
22 34 (25.19%) HTML5
23 33 (24.44%) Web Services
24 32 (23.70%) Unit Testing
25 31 (22.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 31 (22.96%) IIS

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 31 (22.96%) IIS
2 30 (22.22%) Apache
3 22 (16.30%) NServiceBus
3 22 (16.30%) WordPress
4 7 (5.19%) Apache Pig
4 7 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (3.70%) CMS
7 4 (2.96%) SAS
8 2 (1.48%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (20.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.93%) Mingle
3 4 (2.96%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (12.59%) PaaS
3 3 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) HTTP
2 4 (2.96%) DMZ
3 3 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 44 (32.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 39 (28.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (22.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 31 (22.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (19.26%) NoSQL
6 22 (16.30%) RavenDB
7 19 (14.07%) Hadoop
7 19 (14.07%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (12.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (8.89%) MongoDB
9 12 (8.89%) Oracle Database
10 11 (8.15%) Big Data
10 11 (8.15%) QlikView
10 11 (8.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (6.67%) MySQL
12 7 (5.19%) Couchbase
12 7 (5.19%) Apache Hive
13 4 (2.96%) OLAP
13 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 22 (16.30%) Jasmine
2 22 (16.30%) NCrunch
2 22 (16.30%) TeamCity
2 22 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.30%) ReSharper
2 22 (16.30%) Subversion
3 16 (11.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.93%) Bugzilla
4 8 (5.93%) JIRA
5 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.48%) MSBuild
General
1 35 (25.93%) Finance
2 8 (5.93%) Advertising
3 5 (3.70%) Automotive
4 2 (1.48%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (74.07%) Developer
2 55 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 39 (28.89%) Senior Developer
4 33 (24.44%) C# Developer
5 32 (23.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (16.30%) Senior .NET Developer
7 15 (11.11%) DBA
8 12 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 10 (7.41%) Senior DBA
9 10 (7.41%) Administrator
10 9 (6.67%) SQL Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Business Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Project Manager
11 8 (5.93%) SQL DBA
11 8 (5.93%) Technical Manager
11 8 (5.93%) Technical Project Manager
11 8 (5.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.93%) Senior SQL Developer
12 7 (5.19%) Web Developer
13 6 (4.44%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (78.52%) .NET
2 85 (62.96%) ASP.NET
3 77 (57.04%) HTML
4 72 (53.33%) CSS
5 59 (43.70%) jQuery
6 58 (42.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 53 (39.26%) .NET Framework
8 40 (29.63%) AngularJS
9 39 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (28.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 34 (25.19%) HTML5
12 33 (24.44%) Web Services
13 26 (19.26%) WCF
14 23 (17.04%) MSMQ
14 23 (17.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 23 (17.04%) Backbone.js
14 23 (17.04%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (16.30%) PhoneGap
15 22 (16.30%) LESS
15 22 (16.30%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.74%) Mobile App
2 22 (16.30%) User Experience
3 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.41%) Replication
4 10 (7.41%) Telematics
5 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.93%) Mathematics
7 7 (5.19%) GIS
8 6 (4.44%) Remote Sensing
9 4 (2.96%) Blog
9 4 (2.96%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (45.19%) Windows
2 29 (21.48%) Android
3 28 (20.74%) Apple iOS
4 22 (16.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (41.48%) MVC
3 52 (38.52%) TDD
4 46 (34.07%) Performance Tuning
5 32 (23.70%) Unit Testing
6 29 (21.48%) Android Development
7 28 (20.74%) iOS Development
7 28 (20.74%) Scrum
8 27 (20.00%) SOA
9 26 (19.26%) Data Modelling
9 26 (19.26%) Infrastructure Management
10 25 (18.52%) Domain-Driven Design
11 23 (17.04%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (16.30%) Mobile Application Development
12 22 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (16.30%) Pair Programming
13 19 (14.07%) BDD
14 17 (12.59%) Project Management
15 15 (11.11%) Automated Testing
16 14 (10.37%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 125 (92.59%) SQL
2 99 (73.33%) C#
3 66 (48.89%) JavaScript
4 35 (25.93%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.93%) Perl
6 8 (5.93%) PHP
6 8 (5.93%) Ruby
6 8 (5.93%) Groovy
7 5 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.22%) R
8 3 (2.22%) VB
9 1 (0.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (14.81%) Degree
1 20 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.44%) MCSD
3 3 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 59 (43.70%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.74%) Xamarin
3 24 (17.78%) Red Gate
3 24 (17.78%) Google
4 22 (16.30%) Oracle
5 11 (8.15%) Cognos
6 7 (5.19%) MapR
6 7 (5.19%) Sitecore
7 5 (3.70%) EPiServer
7 5 (3.70%) Open Text
8 4 (2.96%) Tableau
9 3 (2.22%) VMware
9 3 (2.22%) ESRI
10 2 (1.48%) Facebook
11 1 (0.74%) Alterian
11 1 (0.74%) Dell
11 1 (0.74%) Adobe
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