The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 95 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.080% 0.095% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £34,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £51,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +38.51%
Azure SQL Database
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
348 293 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 27.71% 27.93% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 274 242 316
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the Essex region.

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in Essex

Azure SQL Database
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree