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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 820 853 879
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +26
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 89 76 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.077% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 85 55 28
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -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
29973 30681 32360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.73% 30.91% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25744 26510 27538
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -12 33 £60,000 +10.09% 3
North West +36 18 £47,500 +46.15% 3
South East +22 15 £52,500 -4.54%
East of England +2 7 £47,500 +19.57%
East Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
South West - 5 £39,000 - 1
Yorkshire +8 1 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands - 1 £85,000 -
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 129 (94.85%) SQL
3 90 (66.18%) .NET
4 83 (61.03%) SQL Server
5 80 (58.82%) C#
6 65 (47.79%) Microsoft
7 63 (46.32%) MVC
8 60 (44.12%) ASP.NET
9 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (30.88%) Windows
12 40 (29.41%) JavaScript
12 40 (29.41%) Software Engineering
13 39 (28.68%) AngularJS
14 38 (27.94%) ASP.NET Web API
15 37 (27.21%) TDD
16 34 (25.00%) NoSQL
17 32 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
17 32 (23.53%) OO
18 30 (22.06%) MongoDB
18 30 (22.06%) Entity Framework
19 29 (21.32%) .NET Framework
20 28 (20.59%) MS Excel
21 27 (19.85%) HTML
21 27 (19.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 25 (18.38%) CSS
22 25 (18.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 24 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
23 24 (17.65%) Web Services
23 24 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (13.97%) Node.js
2 10 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (4.41%) TWiki
4 3 (2.21%) IIS
4 3 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.74%) CMS
5 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.62%) MS Office
3 5 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 136 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (10.29%) GitHub
4 10 (7.35%) IaaS
4 10 (7.35%) SaaS
5 6 (4.41%) Office 365
6 5 (3.68%) PaaS
7 4 (2.94%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.50%) HTTP
1 17 (12.50%) Internet
2 9 (6.62%) Firewall
3 6 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (4.41%) VPN
4 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.21%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.74%) NFC
6 1 (0.74%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (61.03%) SQL Server
2 34 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 30 (22.06%) MongoDB
4 27 (19.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (18.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (11.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (10.29%) Big Data
7 14 (10.29%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (8.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (6.62%) RavenDB
10 8 (5.88%) Hadoop
10 8 (5.88%) OLAP
11 7 (5.15%) InterSystems Cache
11 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (5.15%) Power BI
12 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (16.18%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.68%) JIRA
5 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.21%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.47%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.47%) YouTrack
7 2 (1.47%) ZenHub
8 1 (0.74%) Firebug
8 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.74%) Protractor
General
1 16 (11.76%) Finance
2 12 (8.82%) Retail
3 6 (4.41%) Back Office
4 5 (3.68%) Marketing
5 2 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Law
6 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (31.62%) Developer
2 31 (22.79%) .NET Developer
3 26 (19.12%) C# Developer
4 24 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 23 (16.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (16.91%) Senior Software Engineer
6 17 (12.50%) Consultant
7 15 (11.03%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (11.03%) C# Software Engineer
8 14 (10.29%) .NET Software Engineer
8 14 (10.29%) Architect
8 14 (10.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (10.29%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 14 (10.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 13 (9.56%) Azure Architect
10 12 (8.82%) AWS Architect
10 12 (8.82%) IT Architect
10 12 (8.82%) IT Manager
10 12 (8.82%) IT Operations Manager
10 12 (8.82%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (66.18%) .NET
2 60 (44.12%) ASP.NET
3 48 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (28.68%) AngularJS
5 38 (27.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (22.06%) Entity Framework
7 29 (21.32%) .NET Framework
8 27 (19.85%) HTML
9 25 (18.38%) CSS
10 24 (17.65%) Web Services
11 23 (16.91%) SignalR
12 19 (13.97%) REST
13 18 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 17 (12.50%) Java EE
15 16 (11.76%) WinForms
15 16 (11.76%) WPF
16 13 (9.56%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (8.82%) Ember.js
18 10 (7.35%) XML
19 9 (6.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (17.65%) Fintech
2 17 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 12 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.09%) Replication
5 6 (4.41%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.68%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.68%) User Experience
7 3 (2.21%) Blog
7 3 (2.21%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.88%) Windows
2 12 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.68%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.21%) Linux
5 3 (2.21%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.47%) Android
6 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (46.32%) MVC
2 49 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 37 (27.21%) TDD
5 32 (23.53%) OO
6 23 (16.91%) Mentoring
6 23 (16.91%) SOA
7 20 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (13.24%) B2C
9 17 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 17 (12.50%) Multithreading
10 16 (11.76%) Analytics
10 16 (11.76%) ETL
10 16 (11.76%) ITIL
11 13 (9.56%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (9.56%) Scrum
11 13 (9.56%) SOLID
12 12 (8.82%) BDD
12 12 (8.82%) Migration
12 12 (8.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 129 (94.85%) SQL
2 80 (58.82%) C#
3 40 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.24%) Java
5 17 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 14 (10.29%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.88%) R
8 7 (5.15%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.15%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.41%) MATLAB
9 6 (4.41%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.41%) VBA
10 5 (3.68%) VB
11 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.74%) Perl
12 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.29%) Degree
3 12 (8.82%) MCSE
4 9 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.41%) CCDP
5 6 (4.41%) CCNA
5 6 (4.41%) MCP
6 5 (3.68%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.68%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.21%) CCNP
7 3 (2.21%) ISEB
7 3 (2.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.29%) Data Quality
2 12 (8.82%) PCI DSS
3 11 (8.09%) QA
4 6 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) SCCM
2 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (47.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.82%) Informatica
2 12 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (7.35%) VMware
4 9 (6.62%) Oracle
5 6 (4.41%) Citrix
6 5 (3.68%) Cisco
6 5 (3.68%) Google
7 3 (2.21%) Adobe
7 3 (2.21%) Infragistics
7 3 (2.21%) Telerik
8 2 (1.47%) Rally
8 2 (1.47%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.47%) Talend
8 2 (1.47%) Trillium
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