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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 590 639 590
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -49
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 26 31 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.063% 0.095%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 41
Average salary £52,000 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,400 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
13452 15337 12807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 31.41% 31.22% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11490 13316 11100
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +41 15 £50,000 -33.33%
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 73 (100.00%) SQL
1 73 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (73.97%) SQL Server
3 40 (54.79%) .NET
4 33 (45.21%) T-SQL
4 33 (45.21%) MS Excel
4 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
5 32 (43.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (41.10%) C#
7 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
7 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (38.36%) TDD
8 27 (36.99%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (35.62%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (34.25%) MVC
11 22 (30.14%) Oracle
12 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
13 20 (27.40%) .NET Framework
13 20 (27.40%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (27.40%) AngularJS
13 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (26.03%) QlikView
14 19 (26.03%) MDX
15 18 (24.66%) HTML
15 18 (24.66%) Cognos
15 18 (24.66%) Entity Framework
15 18 (24.66%) Oracle Database
16 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) Node.js
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (45.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) IaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (73.97%) SQL Server
2 32 (43.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (35.62%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (27.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (26.03%) QlikView
6 18 (24.66%) Oracle Database
7 9 (12.33%) MongoDB
8 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (9.59%) RavenDB
9 7 (9.59%) Big Data
9 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
10 4 (5.48%) OLAP
10 4 (5.48%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (2.74%) MySQL
11 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.37%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (9.59%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (8.22%) Firebug
5 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.74%) Grunt
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.37%) NUnit
6 1 (1.37%) Selenium
6 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (64.38%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.48%) DBA
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (5.48%) Data Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (5.48%) SQL DBA
7 4 (5.48%) Head of Data Management
8 2 (2.74%) Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Lead Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.79%) .NET
2 21 (28.77%) ASP.NET
3 20 (27.40%) .NET Framework
3 20 (27.40%) AngularJS
3 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (26.03%) MDX
5 18 (24.66%) HTML
5 18 (24.66%) Entity Framework
6 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (21.92%) jQuery
8 15 (20.55%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (15.07%) CSS
9 11 (15.07%) CSS3
9 11 (15.07%) HTML5
10 9 (12.33%) LINQ
11 8 (10.96%) Ember.js
11 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (8.22%) XHTML
12 6 (8.22%) Sass
13 5 (6.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Replication
1 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.48%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Android
3 7 (9.59%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (38.36%) TDD
2 27 (36.99%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (34.25%) MVC
4 14 (19.18%) Web Development
5 11 (15.07%) Scrum
5 11 (15.07%) Data Modelling
6 9 (12.33%) BDD
7 8 (10.96%) CRM
7 8 (10.96%) OO
8 7 (9.59%) OOP
8 7 (9.59%) OOD
9 6 (8.22%) Progressive Enhancement
9 6 (8.22%) Analytics
10 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.85%) Information Architecture
10 5 (6.85%) Data Architecture
10 5 (6.85%) Data Management
10 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) SQL
2 33 (45.21%) T-SQL
3 30 (41.10%) C#
4 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.48%) VB
6 2 (2.74%) Java
7 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) R
7 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.74%) ISEB
3 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
1 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.14%) Oracle
3 18 (24.66%) Cognos
4 5 (6.85%) VMware
5 4 (5.48%) Cisco
6 2 (2.74%) Citrix
6 2 (2.74%) Facebook
7 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.37%) Sony
7 1 (1.37%) SAP
7 1 (1.37%) NetApp
7 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.37%) EMC