The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 589 581 614
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +33
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 27 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.068% 0.063%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 27
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
Azure SQL Database
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14169 13130 14550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.51% 29.81% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12348 11386 12886
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in London

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in London

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

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in London

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Azure SQL Database Salary Histogram in London

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +7 15 £56,000 -13.84% 2
Enfield - 3 £42,500 - 1
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 58 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (96.55%) SQL
3 36 (62.07%) SQL Server
4 33 (56.90%) Windows
5 30 (51.72%) .NET
6 29 (50.00%) C#
7 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
8 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET
9 25 (43.10%) MVC
10 24 (41.38%) Data Modelling
10 24 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (36.21%) TDD
11 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
12 20 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (32.76%) HTML
13 19 (32.76%) PaaS
13 19 (32.76%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (27.59%) HTML5
14 16 (27.59%) OO
15 15 (25.86%) HTTP
16 14 (24.14%) CSS
16 14 (24.14%) jQuery
16 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (22.41%) RESTful
18 12 (20.69%) Hadoop
18 12 (20.69%) Oracle
19 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
19 11 (18.97%) T-SQL

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.07%) Apache Pig
3 5 (8.62%) Apache
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 58 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (32.76%) PaaS
3 8 (13.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) HTTP
2 8 (13.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 24 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (34.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (20.69%) Hadoop
6 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (18.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
8 7 (12.07%) Apache Hive
8 7 (12.07%) Couchbase
8 7 (12.07%) Big Data
9 6 (10.34%) MySQL
10 3 (5.17%) OLTP
11 2 (3.45%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (1.72%) CouchDB
12 1 (1.72%) SQLite
12 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) JIRA
1 5 (8.62%) Bugzilla
2 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.45%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.97%) Back Office
2 5 (8.62%) Advertising
3 4 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) DBA
3 11 (18.97%) Administrator
3 11 (18.97%) Agile C# Developer
3 11 (18.97%) C# Developer
3 11 (18.97%) SQL DBA
3 11 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Senior DBA
5 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior SQL DBA
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Database Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) .NET
2 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET
3 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (32.76%) HTML
5 16 (27.59%) HTML5
6 14 (24.14%) CSS
6 14 (24.14%) jQuery
7 13 (22.41%) RESTful
8 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 11 (18.97%) Sass
9 10 (17.24%) .NET Framework
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (8.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (8.62%) Lucene
11 5 (8.62%) SAML
12 4 (6.90%) COM
13 3 (5.17%) Web Services
14 2 (3.45%) Middleware
14 2 (3.45%) XML
14 2 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Replication
2 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) MVC
2 24 (41.38%) Data Modelling
3 21 (36.21%) TDD
4 19 (32.76%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (27.59%) OO
6 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (18.97%) Multithreading
6 11 (18.97%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (13.79%) Automated Testing
8 7 (12.07%) BDD
8 7 (12.07%) Database Security
8 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
8 7 (12.07%) Scrum
9 6 (10.34%) Migration
9 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.34%) Data Management
9 6 (10.34%) ERD
9 6 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (8.62%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (96.55%) SQL
2 29 (50.00%) C#
3 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.97%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.62%) Groovy
5 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.62%) Ruby
5 5 (8.62%) Perl
5 5 (8.62%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.17%) MCITP
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) UAG
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) MapR
5 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.17%) Sitecore
7 2 (3.45%) Red Gate
7 2 (3.45%) Facebook
7 2 (3.45%) Google
8 1 (1.72%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.72%) Open Text
8 1 (1.72%) Adobe
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