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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 791 822 811
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 89 35 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.035% 0.057%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 75 34 56
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £60,000 £65,000
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
32050 31648 34411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.43% 31.55% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27213 27723 30448
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 1 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 1 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 +31 50 £56,000 +14.87% 7
South East +26 23 £57,500 -4.16% 1
East of England - 6 £40,000 - 2
North West -14 5 £32,500 -10.95%
West Midlands - 4 - -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 133 (91.72%) SQL
3 116 (80.00%) .NET
4 107 (73.79%) C#
4 107 (73.79%) SQL Server
5 93 (64.14%) ASP.NET
6 84 (57.93%) HTML
6 84 (57.93%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (54.48%) CSS
8 75 (51.72%) Windows
8 75 (51.72%) JavaScript
9 68 (46.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 68 (46.90%) jQuery
10 65 (44.83%) Microsoft
11 62 (42.76%) TDD
12 60 (41.38%) MVC
12 60 (41.38%) .NET Framework
13 54 (37.24%) Performance Tuning
14 47 (32.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 46 (31.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 46 (31.72%) AngularJS
16 44 (30.34%) ASP.NET Web API
17 42 (28.97%) Finance
18 40 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 40 (27.59%) Web Services
19 37 (25.52%) Unit Testing
19 37 (25.52%) HTML5
20 36 (24.83%) Apache
20 36 (24.83%) IIS
21 35 (24.14%) SOA

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 36 (24.83%) Apache
1 36 (24.83%) IIS
2 28 (19.31%) NServiceBus
2 28 (19.31%) WordPress
3 9 (6.21%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.83%) Apache Pig
5 6 (4.14%) SAS
6 5 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.07%) CMS
7 3 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.38%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (18.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.52%) Mingle
3 6 (4.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 145 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (15.86%) PaaS
3 6 (4.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.41%) HTTP
2 6 (4.14%) DNS
2 6 (4.14%) DMZ
3 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (73.79%) SQL Server
2 47 (32.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 40 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (23.45%) NoSQL
5 30 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (19.31%) RavenDB
7 21 (14.48%) Hadoop
8 19 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (9.66%) MongoDB
10 13 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (8.97%) Big Data
11 9 (6.21%) MySQL
11 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database
12 8 (5.52%) QlikView
13 7 (4.83%) Apache Hive
13 7 (4.83%) Couchbase
14 6 (4.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (4.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 29 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 28 (19.31%) NCrunch
2 28 (19.31%) Jasmine
2 28 (19.31%) ReSharper
2 28 (19.31%) TeamCity
2 28 (19.31%) Git (software)
2 28 (19.31%) Subversion
3 15 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.52%) JIRA
4 8 (5.52%) Bugzilla
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.38%) MSBuild
General
1 42 (28.97%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Advertising
3 6 (4.14%) Back Office
4 5 (3.45%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Retail
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 107 (73.79%) Developer
2 61 (42.07%) .NET Developer
3 43 (29.66%) Senior Developer
4 42 (28.97%) C# Developer
5 41 (28.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (19.31%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (11.03%) DBA
8 12 (8.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 11 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (7.59%) Administrator
10 10 (6.90%) Senior DBA
11 9 (6.21%) SQL DBA
12 8 (5.52%) Project Manager
12 8 (5.52%) Technical Project Manager
12 8 (5.52%) Technical Manager
13 7 (4.83%) SQL Developer
13 7 (4.83%) Web Developer
13 7 (4.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.83%) Senior SQL Developer
14 6 (4.14%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (80.00%) .NET
2 93 (64.14%) ASP.NET
3 84 (57.93%) HTML
4 79 (54.48%) CSS
5 68 (46.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 68 (46.90%) jQuery
6 60 (41.38%) .NET Framework
7 46 (31.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 46 (31.72%) AngularJS
8 44 (30.34%) ASP.NET Web API
9 40 (27.59%) Web Services
10 37 (25.52%) HTML5
11 32 (22.07%) WCF
12 29 (20.00%) MSMQ
12 29 (20.00%) Backbone.js
12 29 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
12 29 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 28 (19.31%) Ember.js
13 28 (19.31%) Durandal
13 28 (19.31%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.45%) Mobile App
2 28 (19.31%) User Experience
3 14 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (8.28%) Telematics
5 9 (6.21%) GIS
5 9 (6.21%) Replication
5 9 (6.21%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.52%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.14%) Blog
7 6 (4.14%) Remote Sensing
7 6 (4.14%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.38%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 75 (51.72%) Windows
2 35 (24.14%) Android
3 34 (23.45%) Apple iOS
4 28 (19.31%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (57.93%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (42.76%) TDD
3 60 (41.38%) MVC
4 54 (37.24%) Performance Tuning
5 37 (25.52%) Unit Testing
6 35 (24.14%) SOA
6 35 (24.14%) Android Development
6 35 (24.14%) Domain-Driven Design
7 34 (23.45%) iOS Development
7 34 (23.45%) Infrastructure Management
8 28 (19.31%) Mobile Application Development
8 28 (19.31%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (19.31%) Pair Programming
8 28 (19.31%) Scrum
9 25 (17.24%) Data Modelling
10 24 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (13.10%) BDD
12 15 (10.34%) OO
13 14 (9.66%) Project Management
14 13 (8.97%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (91.72%) SQL
2 107 (73.79%) C#
3 75 (51.72%) JavaScript
4 33 (22.76%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.21%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.52%) Groovy
6 8 (5.52%) Perl
6 8 (5.52%) PHP
6 8 (5.52%) Ruby
7 5 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.07%) VB
9 2 (1.38%) R
10 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (13.10%) Degree
3 6 (4.14%) MCSD
4 3 (2.07%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (4.14%) Hyper-V
1 6 (4.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 65 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 34 (23.45%) Xamarin
3 30 (20.69%) Red Gate
3 30 (20.69%) Google
4 20 (13.79%) Oracle
5 8 (5.52%) Cognos
6 7 (4.83%) MapR
7 6 (4.14%) Tableau
7 6 (4.14%) VMware
8 5 (3.45%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.07%) Open Text
9 3 (2.07%) ESRI
9 3 (2.07%) EPiServer
10 2 (1.38%) Facebook
11 1 (0.69%) Alterian
11 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.69%) Dell
11 1 (0.69%) Adobe
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