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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 830 813 833
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 58 40 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.040% 0.051%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 40 51
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,650 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
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
33614 31310 34424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.93% 31.46% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28634 27331 30535
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 27 £56,000 +1.81% 3
South East - 19 £45,000 -
West Midlands -6 6 - -
East of England - 5 £35,000 - 1
North West -20 1 £32,500 -10.95% 1
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 126 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (96.03%) SQL
3 95 (75.40%) .NET
4 91 (72.22%) SQL Server
5 86 (68.25%) C#
6 77 (61.11%) ASP.NET
6 77 (61.11%) Windows
7 70 (55.56%) HTML
8 69 (54.76%) JavaScript
9 63 (50.00%) CSS
9 63 (50.00%) jQuery
10 61 (48.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (43.65%) Performance Tuning
11 55 (43.65%) TDD
12 50 (39.68%) Microsoft
13 47 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
14 46 (36.51%) MVC
15 45 (35.71%) .NET Framework
16 40 (31.75%) Domain-Driven Design
16 40 (31.75%) SQL Server 2012
17 39 (30.95%) Finance
17 39 (30.95%) Apache
18 38 (30.16%) Web Services
19 37 (29.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 36 (28.57%) AngularJS
20 36 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
20 36 (28.57%) SOA
21 35 (27.78%) Mobile App
21 35 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
21 35 (27.78%) NoSQL

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (30.95%) Apache
2 33 (26.19%) IIS
3 29 (23.02%) WordPress
3 29 (23.02%) NServiceBus
4 11 (8.73%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.56%) Apache Pig
6 6 (4.76%) SAS
7 3 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.79%) CMS
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.94%) Mingle
3 6 (4.76%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 126 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (19.84%) PaaS
3 8 (6.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Heroku
4 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.29%) HTTP
2 8 (6.35%) DNS
3 6 (4.76%) DMZ
4 2 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 40 (31.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 35 (27.78%) NoSQL
4 32 (25.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (23.02%) RavenDB
6 23 (18.25%) Hadoop
7 21 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (11.11%) MongoDB
11 13 (10.32%) Big Data
12 11 (8.73%) MySQL
12 11 (8.73%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (6.35%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (5.56%) Apache Hive
14 7 (5.56%) Couchbase
15 6 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (4.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (23.02%) Subversion
1 29 (23.02%) ReSharper
1 29 (23.02%) TeamCity
1 29 (23.02%) Git (software)
1 29 (23.02%) Jasmine
1 29 (23.02%) NCrunch
2 18 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 13 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (7.94%) Bugzilla
4 10 (7.94%) JIRA
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.59%) MSBuild
General
1 39 (30.95%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Back Office
3 10 (7.94%) Advertising
4 5 (3.97%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (65.08%) Developer
2 53 (42.06%) .NET Developer
3 41 (32.54%) C# Developer
3 41 (32.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 35 (27.78%) Senior Developer
5 27 (21.43%) Senior .NET Developer
6 21 (16.67%) DBA
7 15 (11.90%) Senior C# Developer
8 12 (9.52%) SQL DBA
8 12 (9.52%) Administrator
9 11 (8.73%) Agile C# Developer
10 10 (7.94%) Project Manager
10 10 (7.94%) Technical Project Manager
10 10 (7.94%) Senior DBA
10 10 (7.94%) Technical Manager
11 7 (5.56%) Web Developer
11 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
12 6 (4.76%) Architect
13 4 (3.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (75.40%) .NET
2 77 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 70 (55.56%) HTML
4 63 (50.00%) CSS
4 63 (50.00%) jQuery
5 61 (48.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 38 (30.16%) Web Services
8 37 (29.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 36 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 36 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (26.19%) WCF
11 30 (23.81%) Backbone.js
11 30 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
11 30 (23.81%) MSMQ
12 29 (23.02%) LESS
12 29 (23.02%) Ember.js
12 29 (23.02%) PhoneGap
12 29 (23.02%) LINQ
12 29 (23.02%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 35 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 12 (9.52%) Telematics
3 9 (7.14%) GIS
4 8 (6.35%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.76%) Blog
5 6 (4.76%) Remote Sensing
5 6 (4.76%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.97%) Replication
7 2 (1.59%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.79%) Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 77 (61.11%) Windows
2 30 (23.81%) Android
3 29 (23.02%) Apple iOS
3 29 (23.02%) Windows Phone
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.65%) TDD
1 55 (43.65%) Performance Tuning
2 47 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (36.51%) MVC
4 40 (31.75%) Domain-Driven Design
5 36 (28.57%) SOA
6 35 (27.78%) Infrastructure Management
7 33 (26.19%) Unit Testing
8 30 (23.81%) Data Modelling
8 30 (23.81%) Android Development
9 29 (23.02%) iOS Development
9 29 (23.02%) Mobile Application Development
9 29 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (23.02%) Pair Programming
10 21 (16.67%) OO
11 18 (14.29%) Scrum
12 17 (13.49%) Multithreading
12 17 (13.49%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (10.32%) Risk Management
14 12 (9.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 121 (96.03%) SQL
2 86 (68.25%) C#
3 69 (54.76%) JavaScript
4 24 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.94%) Ruby
5 10 (7.94%) Groovy
5 10 (7.94%) Perl
5 10 (7.94%) PHP
6 9 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.38%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.32%) Degree
3 6 (4.76%) MCSD
4 3 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Nagios
1 1 (0.79%) Opsview
Vendors
1 50 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.60%) Google
2 31 (24.60%) Red Gate
3 29 (23.02%) Xamarin
4 13 (10.32%) Oracle
5 8 (6.35%) VMware
6 7 (5.56%) MapR
7 6 (4.76%) Tableau
7 6 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.38%) ESRI
8 3 (2.38%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.59%) Facebook
10 1 (0.79%) Open Text
10 1 (0.79%) Adobe
10 1 (0.79%) Dell
10 1 (0.79%) EPiServer
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