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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 775 830 831
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +1
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 91 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.033% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 58 29 37
Average salary £43,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.81% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,150 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £59,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-36.44% +68.57%
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
31267 33109 35893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.77% 32.38% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26995 28413 32280
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +66 59 £56,250 +2.27% 1
South East +6 10 £47,000 -21.66%
North West +2 10 £32,500 -9.72% 1
East of England - 6 £41,250 -
South West - 5 £24,500 - 1
North East - 1 £39,250 -
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 154 (92.77%) SQL
3 131 (78.92%) SQL Server
4 121 (72.89%) .NET
5 111 (66.87%) C#
6 88 (53.01%) CSS
7 85 (51.20%) ASP.NET
8 83 (50.00%) HTML
9 69 (41.57%) JavaScript
10 68 (40.96%) Windows
11 63 (37.95%) Microsoft
11 63 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
12 62 (37.35%) T-SQL
13 61 (36.75%) .NET Framework
14 59 (35.54%) jQuery
15 58 (34.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 56 (33.73%) MVC
17 53 (31.93%) ASP.NET MVC
18 52 (31.33%) SQL Server 2012
19 50 (30.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 47 (28.31%) AngularJS
21 45 (27.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 44 (26.51%) TDD
23 43 (25.90%) Web Services
23 43 (25.90%) ASP.NET Web API
24 41 (24.70%) MS Excel
25 39 (23.49%) Performance Tuning
26 38 (22.89%) Unit Testing
27 37 (22.29%) Oracle
27 37 (22.29%) Business Intelligence

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (15.66%) IIS
2 18 (10.84%) Apache
2 18 (10.84%) WordPress
2 18 (10.84%) NServiceBus
3 10 (6.02%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (6.02%) CMS
4 8 (4.82%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.82%) Apache Pig
4 8 (4.82%) Node.js
5 5 (3.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.20%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (24.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 166 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.82%) HTTP
2 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (78.92%) SQL Server
2 58 (34.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (31.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (30.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (27.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (20.48%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (19.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (13.25%) Oracle Database
9 21 (12.65%) QlikView
10 18 (10.84%) MongoDB
10 18 (10.84%) NoSQL
10 18 (10.84%) RavenDB
11 12 (7.23%) Big Data
11 12 (7.23%) Hadoop
11 12 (7.23%) MySQL
12 8 (4.82%) InterSystems Cache
12 8 (4.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (4.82%) Couchbase
12 8 (4.82%) Apache Hive
13 7 (4.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (17.47%) Visual Studio
2 27 (16.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (13.86%) Jasmine
3 23 (13.86%) Git (software)
4 18 (10.84%) NCrunch
4 18 (10.84%) Subversion
4 18 (10.84%) ReSharper
4 18 (10.84%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.01%) Grunt
5 5 (3.01%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (1.81%) MSBuild
General
1 26 (15.66%) Finance
2 9 (5.42%) Marketing
3 7 (4.22%) Games
3 7 (4.22%) Retail
4 5 (3.01%) Automotive
5 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 128 (77.11%) Developer
2 62 (37.35%) .NET Developer
3 39 (23.49%) C# Developer
4 37 (22.29%) Senior Developer
5 36 (21.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (12.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 19 (11.45%) DBA
8 18 (10.84%) Business Developer
8 18 (10.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (10.24%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.63%) Senior DBA
11 11 (6.63%) SQL Developer
11 11 (6.63%) SQL DBA
11 11 (6.63%) Administrator
12 10 (6.02%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.82%) Senior SQL Developer
13 8 (4.82%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
14 7 (4.22%) SQL Server DBA
15 6 (3.61%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (72.89%) .NET
2 88 (53.01%) CSS
3 85 (51.20%) ASP.NET
4 83 (50.00%) HTML
5 61 (36.75%) .NET Framework
6 59 (35.54%) jQuery
7 53 (31.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (28.31%) AngularJS
9 43 (25.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 43 (25.90%) Web Services
10 34 (20.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 33 (19.88%) HTML5
12 26 (15.66%) MDX
13 25 (15.06%) LINQ
13 25 (15.06%) CSS3
13 25 (15.06%) Ajax
14 24 (14.46%) WCF
15 21 (12.65%) KnockoutJS
16 20 (12.05%) Backbone.js
17 19 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.87%) Mobile App
2 23 (13.86%) User Experience
3 17 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (9.04%) Replication
5 14 (8.43%) Computer Science
6 13 (7.83%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.61%) Remote Sensing
7 6 (3.61%) Telematics
8 4 (2.41%) Clustering
9 3 (1.81%) GIS
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.96%) Windows
2 27 (16.27%) Android
3 25 (15.06%) Apple iOS
4 18 (10.84%) Windows Phone
5 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (33.73%) MVC
3 44 (26.51%) TDD
4 39 (23.49%) Performance Tuning
5 38 (22.89%) Unit Testing
6 37 (22.29%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (16.27%) Data Modelling
7 27 (16.27%) Android Development
8 25 (15.06%) iOS Development
9 21 (12.65%) Scrum
10 20 (12.05%) SOA
11 19 (11.45%) Domain-Driven Design
12 18 (10.84%) Infrastructure Management
12 18 (10.84%) Pair Programming
12 18 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (10.24%) Project Management
13 17 (10.24%) Mobile Application Development
14 14 (8.43%) E-Commerce
15 12 (7.23%) BDD
15 12 (7.23%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 154 (92.77%) SQL
2 111 (66.87%) C#
3 69 (41.57%) JavaScript
4 62 (37.35%) T-SQL
5 13 (7.83%) VB.NET
6 9 (5.42%) Objective-C
7 8 (4.82%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.82%) Java
7 8 (4.82%) VB
8 3 (1.81%) PHP
8 3 (1.81%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (15.66%) Degree
2 19 (11.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.61%) MCSD
4 3 (1.81%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
Vendors
1 63 (37.95%) Microsoft
2 37 (22.29%) Oracle
3 24 (14.46%) Xamarin
4 21 (12.65%) Google
4 21 (12.65%) Red Gate
4 21 (12.65%) Cognos
5 10 (6.02%) Facebook
5 10 (6.02%) Sitecore
6 8 (4.82%) MapR
7 5 (3.01%) EPiServer
7 5 (3.01%) Open Text
8 3 (1.81%) ESRI
9 2 (1.20%) Adobe
10 1 (0.60%) SAP
10 1 (0.60%) Alterian
10 1 (0.60%) Twitter
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