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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 779 820 775
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -45
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 73 43 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.041% 0.086%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 34 85
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,750 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
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
30498 33025 33024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.39% 31.69% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26143 28141 28996
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +74 47 £47,500 -20.83% 7
South East -4 23 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Yorkshire +3 2 £46,250 -22.91%
East of England +10 1 £45,000 +31.38%
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 151 (98.69%) SQL
3 125 (81.70%) SQL Server
4 101 (66.01%) .NET
5 84 (54.90%) C#
6 75 (49.02%) T-SQL
7 68 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 59 (38.56%) Windows
8 59 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (38.56%) .NET Framework
9 58 (37.91%) ASP.NET
9 58 (37.91%) Microsoft
10 57 (37.25%) CSS
10 57 (37.25%) HTML
11 55 (35.95%) TDD
12 52 (33.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 52 (33.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 52 (33.99%) ASP.NET Web API
13 50 (32.68%) MS Excel
14 48 (31.37%) Web Services
15 46 (30.07%) Business Intelligence
16 45 (29.41%) MVC
16 45 (29.41%) AngularJS
17 42 (27.45%) Data Warehouse
17 42 (27.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 42 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (26.80%) jQuery
19 40 (26.14%) Unit Testing
19 40 (26.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 40 (26.14%) Oracle

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (14.38%) NServiceBus
2 17 (11.11%) IIS
3 10 (6.54%) Apache
3 10 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.54%) WordPress
4 9 (5.88%) Node.js
5 7 (4.58%) CMS
6 5 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 50 (32.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 153 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.96%) PaaS
3 2 (1.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Office 365
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.65%) SAN
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (81.70%) SQL Server
2 52 (33.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 52 (33.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (27.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 42 (27.45%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (26.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 32 (20.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (20.26%) QlikView
6 31 (20.26%) Oracle Database
7 23 (15.03%) NoSQL
7 23 (15.03%) RavenDB
8 15 (9.80%) MongoDB
9 11 (7.19%) MySQL
10 7 (4.58%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.58%) Big Data
11 6 (3.92%) Couchbase
11 6 (3.92%) Hadoop
11 6 (3.92%) CouchDB
11 6 (3.92%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (3.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (15.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (12.42%) TeamCity
2 19 (12.42%) Git (software)
3 18 (11.76%) Jasmine
4 17 (11.11%) ReSharper
4 17 (11.11%) NCrunch
5 16 (10.46%) Visual Studio
6 13 (8.50%) Subversion
7 11 (7.19%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (3.92%) Firebug
8 6 (3.92%) Grunt
9 5 (3.27%) JSUnit
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.65%) NUnit
10 1 (0.65%) Selenium
10 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.65%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (18.30%) Finance
2 9 (5.88%) Retail
2 9 (5.88%) Marketing
3 7 (4.58%) Games
4 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Local Government
5 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (76.47%) Developer
2 51 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 31 (20.26%) C# Developer
4 30 (19.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 26 (16.99%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 15 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (9.15%) Business Developer
9 13 (8.50%) DBA
10 12 (7.84%) SQL DBA
10 12 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (7.19%) SQL Server DBA
12 9 (5.88%) Web Developer
13 8 (5.23%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
14 6 (3.92%) Analyst
14 6 (3.92%) Architect
15 5 (3.27%) Report Analyst
15 5 (3.27%) Technical Director
15 5 (3.27%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (66.01%) .NET
2 59 (38.56%) .NET Framework
3 58 (37.91%) ASP.NET
4 57 (37.25%) CSS
4 57 (37.25%) HTML
5 52 (33.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 48 (31.37%) Web Services
7 45 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 42 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (26.80%) jQuery
10 40 (26.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 36 (23.53%) WCF
12 34 (22.22%) MDX
13 27 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
14 26 (16.99%) LINQ
15 25 (16.34%) HTML5
16 18 (11.76%) Ember.js
16 18 (11.76%) Durandal
17 17 (11.11%) Ajax
18 16 (10.46%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.07%) User Experience
2 12 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.23%) Replication
5 7 (4.58%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.58%) Blog
6 6 (3.92%) Clustering
7 5 (3.27%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.61%) Podcast
9 1 (0.65%) Social Media
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 59 (38.56%) Windows
2 20 (13.07%) Android
3 18 (11.76%) Apple iOS
4 10 (6.54%) Windows Phone
5 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.56%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (35.95%) TDD
3 46 (30.07%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (29.41%) MVC
5 40 (26.14%) Unit Testing
6 31 (20.26%) Performance Tuning
7 26 (16.99%) Domain-Driven Design
7 26 (16.99%) Pair Programming
8 24 (15.69%) Scrum
8 24 (15.69%) SOA
9 15 (9.80%) Web Development
9 15 (9.80%) Infrastructure Management
10 14 (9.15%) Android Development
11 13 (8.50%) Microservices
11 13 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (7.84%) iOS Development
12 12 (7.84%) Data Modelling
12 12 (7.84%) Extreme Programming
13 11 (7.19%) Analytics
14 10 (6.54%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 151 (98.69%) SQL
2 84 (54.90%) C#
3 75 (49.02%) T-SQL
4 68 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.84%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.19%) PowerShell
7 9 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 8 (5.23%) Java
9 6 (3.92%) VB
10 3 (1.96%) PHP
11 2 (1.31%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (8.50%) Degree
2 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.31%) MCITP
3 2 (1.31%) MCP
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.58%) Docker
2 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) Puppet
1 7 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.61%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 58 (37.91%) Microsoft
2 40 (26.14%) Oracle
3 30 (19.61%) Cognos
4 18 (11.76%) Red Gate
5 11 (7.19%) Google
6 10 (6.54%) Xamarin
7 8 (5.23%) Facebook
8 5 (3.27%) Twitter
8 5 (3.27%) VMware
8 5 (3.27%) Sitecore
9 4 (2.61%) Cisco
10 2 (1.31%) SAP
10 2 (1.31%) Citrix
10 2 (1.31%) OpenText
10 2 (1.31%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.65%) Adobe
11 1 (0.65%) EMC
11 1 (0.65%) NetApp
11 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.65%) Sony
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