The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 828 780 841
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +61
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 41 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.048% 0.028%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.15% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 36 49 27
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -12.72%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34012 31657 34537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.10% 31.15% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 29331 27608 30658
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Azure SQL Database
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
South East +7 18 £45,000 -21.73%
London -68 13 £52,500 -4.54% 4
West Midlands -5 4 - - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
East of England -7 2 £40,875 +2.18%
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 95 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (97.89%) SQL
3 76 (80.00%) .NET
4 71 (74.74%) SQL Server
5 70 (73.68%) Windows
6 69 (72.63%) C#
7 67 (70.53%) ASP.NET
8 64 (67.37%) JavaScript
9 59 (62.11%) HTML
9 59 (62.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 55 (57.89%) jQuery
10 55 (57.89%) TDD
11 53 (55.79%) CSS
12 45 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
13 42 (44.21%) Performance Tuning
14 40 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
15 39 (41.05%) Apache
16 38 (40.00%) Finance
17 37 (38.95%) .NET Framework
17 37 (38.95%) Web Services
18 35 (36.84%) SOA
18 35 (36.84%) NoSQL
18 35 (36.84%) Infrastructure Management
19 34 (35.79%) Mobile App
19 34 (35.79%) MVC
20 33 (34.74%) Microsoft
20 33 (34.74%) ASP.NET Web API
20 33 (34.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 33 (34.74%) WCF
21 31 (32.63%) Unit Testing

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (41.05%) Apache
2 30 (31.58%) IIS
3 29 (30.53%) WordPress
3 29 (30.53%) NServiceBus
4 8 (8.42%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.32%) SAS
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.53%) Mingle
3 6 (6.32%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 95 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (20.00%) PaaS
3 8 (8.42%) IaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Heroku
4 1 (1.05%) Office 365
4 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.84%) HTTP
2 8 (8.42%) DNS
3 6 (6.32%) DMZ
4 2 (2.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (74.74%) SQL Server
2 35 (36.84%) NoSQL
3 29 (30.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (30.53%) RavenDB
4 18 (18.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (16.84%) Hadoop
6 15 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (10.53%) MySQL
8 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (9.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (6.32%) OLAP
10 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (6.32%) Big Data
10 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
10 6 (6.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (3.16%) OLTP
12 2 (2.11%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 29 (30.53%) ReSharper
1 29 (30.53%) Subversion
1 29 (30.53%) NCrunch
1 29 (30.53%) TeamCity
1 29 (30.53%) Git (software)
1 29 (30.53%) Jasmine
1 29 (30.53%) PhoneGap
2 10 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.53%) Bugzilla
2 10 (10.53%) JIRA
3 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.11%) MSBuild
General
1 38 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Back Office
3 10 (10.53%) Advertising
4 3 (3.16%) Automotive
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (65.26%) Developer
2 41 (43.16%) C# .NET Developer
2 41 (43.16%) C# Developer
3 40 (42.11%) .NET Developer
4 26 (27.37%) Senior Developer
5 23 (24.21%) Senior .NET Developer
6 19 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (11.58%) Agile C# Developer
7 11 (11.58%) DBA
8 10 (10.53%) Project Manager
8 10 (10.53%) Technical Project Manager
8 10 (10.53%) Technical Manager
9 8 (8.42%) SQL DBA
10 6 (6.32%) Architect
10 6 (6.32%) Web Developer
10 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (4.21%) Agile .NET Developer
12 3 (3.16%) Administrator
12 3 (3.16%) Database Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (80.00%) .NET
2 67 (70.53%) ASP.NET
3 59 (62.11%) HTML
3 59 (62.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 55 (57.89%) jQuery
5 53 (55.79%) CSS
6 37 (38.95%) .NET Framework
6 37 (38.95%) Web Services
7 33 (34.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 33 (34.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 33 (34.74%) WCF
8 30 (31.58%) MSMQ
9 29 (30.53%) Durandal
9 29 (30.53%) LINQ
9 29 (30.53%) Backbone.js
9 29 (30.53%) KnockoutJS
9 29 (30.53%) LESS
9 29 (30.53%) Ember.js
9 29 (30.53%) AngularJS
9 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.79%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.53%) Telematics
3 6 (6.32%) GIS
3 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.32%) Blog
3 6 (6.32%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.21%) Remote Sensing
4 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.11%) Replication
6 1 (1.05%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.05%) Social Network
6 1 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 70 (73.68%) Windows
2 29 (30.53%) Windows Phone
2 29 (30.53%) Android
2 29 (30.53%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.89%) TDD
2 45 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (44.21%) Performance Tuning
4 40 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 35 (36.84%) SOA
5 35 (36.84%) Infrastructure Management
6 34 (35.79%) MVC
7 31 (32.63%) Unit Testing
8 30 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (31.58%) Mobile Application Development
9 29 (30.53%) Pair Programming
9 29 (30.53%) Android Development
9 29 (30.53%) iOS Development
10 22 (23.16%) OO
11 17 (17.89%) Data Modelling
12 16 (16.84%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (16.84%) Scrum
13 15 (15.79%) Multithreading
14 13 (13.68%) ETL
14 13 (13.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (97.89%) SQL
2 69 (72.63%) C#
3 64 (67.37%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.53%) Perl
5 10 (10.53%) PHP
5 10 (10.53%) Ruby
5 10 (10.53%) Groovy
6 8 (8.42%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.16%) VB
7 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.53%) Degree
3 4 (4.21%) MCSD
4 3 (3.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.42%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Nagios
1 1 (1.05%) Opsview
Vendors
1 33 (34.74%) Microsoft
2 31 (32.63%) Red Gate
3 29 (30.53%) Google
3 29 (30.53%) Xamarin
4 8 (8.42%) VMware
5 7 (7.37%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (6.32%) Tableau
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle
8 1 (1.05%) Dell
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