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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 852 781 868
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +87
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 50 75 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.072% 0.025%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.22% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 25
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -22.10%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35651 33405 36036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.54% 32.10% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30505 29240 32160
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East - 22 £45,000 -
London -79 21 £70,000 +47.36% 2
East Midlands -28 3 £45,000 +100.00%
East of England -22 2 £34,250 -8.66%
Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
South West - 1 £42,500 - 1
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 88 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (96.59%) SQL
3 71 (80.68%) Windows
4 70 (79.55%) SQL Server
5 68 (77.27%) .NET
6 62 (70.45%) C#
7 55 (62.50%) HTML
8 52 (59.09%) ASP.NET
9 51 (57.95%) JavaScript
10 50 (56.82%) TDD
11 49 (55.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 45 (51.14%) Web Services
13 43 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (46.59%) jQuery
14 41 (46.59%) CSS
15 40 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
16 38 (43.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 38 (43.18%) .NET Framework
17 36 (40.91%) Apache
18 35 (39.77%) LINQ
18 35 (39.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 35 (39.77%) SQL Server 2012
18 35 (39.77%) Domain-Driven Design
19 33 (37.50%) Unit Testing
20 31 (35.23%) MVC
21 29 (32.95%) Finance
21 29 (32.95%) SOA
21 29 (32.95%) NoSQL
21 29 (32.95%) Infrastructure Management
22 28 (31.82%) Mobile App

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (40.91%) Apache
2 27 (30.68%) IIS
2 27 (30.68%) NServiceBus
2 27 (30.68%) WordPress
3 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.41%) CMS
4 3 (3.41%) Node.js
5 2 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.23%) Mingle
3 2 (2.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (17.05%) PaaS
3 5 (5.68%) IaaS
4 3 (3.41%) Heroku
5 2 (2.27%) SaaS
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) HTTP
2 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.68%) DNS
3 3 (3.41%) SAN
4 2 (2.27%) DMZ
5 1 (1.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 35 (39.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (32.95%) NoSQL
4 27 (30.68%) RavenDB
5 19 (21.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (12.50%) Hadoop
8 10 (11.36%) MySQL
9 7 (7.95%) OLAP
9 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (5.68%) InterSystems Cache
10 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.27%) Big Data
12 2 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (30.68%) ReSharper
1 27 (30.68%) Subversion
1 27 (30.68%) Jasmine
1 27 (30.68%) PhoneGap
1 27 (30.68%) TeamCity
1 27 (30.68%) Git (software)
1 27 (30.68%) NCrunch
2 9 (10.23%) JIRA
2 9 (10.23%) Bugzilla
3 6 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (32.95%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Advertising
3 8 (9.09%) Back Office
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (59.09%) Developer
2 42 (47.73%) C# Developer
3 40 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 31 (35.23%) .NET Developer
5 30 (34.09%) Senior Developer
6 29 (32.95%) Senior C# Developer
7 27 (30.68%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (14.77%) DBA
9 9 (10.23%) Project Manager
10 8 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
11 7 (7.95%) Administrator
11 7 (7.95%) SQL DBA
12 5 (5.68%) Technical Project Manager
12 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
12 5 (5.68%) Technical Manager
13 4 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 3 (3.41%) Architect
15 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Architect
15 2 (2.27%) Environment Manager
15 2 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (77.27%) .NET
2 55 (62.50%) HTML
3 52 (59.09%) ASP.NET
4 49 (55.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (51.14%) Web Services
6 41 (46.59%) jQuery
6 41 (46.59%) CSS
7 38 (43.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 38 (43.18%) .NET Framework
8 35 (39.77%) LINQ
8 35 (39.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 28 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
9 28 (31.82%) WCF
10 27 (30.68%) MSMQ
10 27 (30.68%) Backbone.js
10 27 (30.68%) LESS
10 27 (30.68%) Ember.js
10 27 (30.68%) AngularJS
10 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 27 (30.68%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.82%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.68%) Replication
2 5 (5.68%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.27%) Telematics
4 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.27%) GIS
4 2 (2.27%) Blog
5 1 (1.14%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.14%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.14%) Social Network
5 1 (1.14%) Clustering
5 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 71 (80.68%) Windows
2 27 (30.68%) Apple iOS
2 27 (30.68%) Android
2 27 (30.68%) Windows Phone
3 16 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.27%) VMS
5 2 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) TDD
2 43 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 35 (39.77%) Domain-Driven Design
5 33 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 31 (35.23%) MVC
7 29 (32.95%) SOA
7 29 (32.95%) Infrastructure Management
8 28 (31.82%) Mobile Application Development
8 28 (31.82%) Pair Programming
8 28 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (30.68%) Android Development
9 27 (30.68%) iOS Development
10 26 (29.55%) Data Modelling
11 23 (26.14%) OO
12 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
12 13 (14.77%) ETL
13 12 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (12.50%) Data Analysis
14 11 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 85 (96.59%) SQL
2 62 (70.45%) C#
3 51 (57.95%) JavaScript
4 21 (23.86%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.23%) Perl
5 9 (10.23%) PHP
5 9 (10.23%) Ruby
5 9 (10.23%) Groovy
6 5 (5.68%) VB
7 3 (3.41%) Java
7 3 (3.41%) Clojure
8 2 (2.27%) Pascal
8 2 (2.27%) C++
8 2 (2.27%) Delphi
8 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 27 (30.68%) Google
2 27 (30.68%) Red Gate
2 27 (30.68%) Xamarin
3 11 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.68%) VMware
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle
6 2 (2.27%) Tableau
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