The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 629 554 621
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +67
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 18 50 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.11% 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.39% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 17 49 10
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14978 12806 14945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 31.02% 28.99% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13063 11137 13272
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,443 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Azure SQL Database
England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 -12 7 £75,000 +15.38% 2
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (94.29%) SQL
3 27 (77.14%) Windows
4 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (57.14%) .NET
6 19 (54.29%) C#
6 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
6 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
6 19 (54.29%) MVC
6 19 (54.29%) TDD
6 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (54.29%) PaaS
7 17 (48.57%) HTML5
7 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
7 17 (48.57%) HTML
7 17 (48.57%) OO
8 13 (37.14%) HTTP
8 13 (37.14%) RESTful
9 11 (31.43%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (31.43%) jQuery
9 11 (31.43%) Multithreading
9 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (31.43%) Sass
9 11 (31.43%) Back Office
9 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
9 11 (31.43%) CSS
10 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
11 8 (22.86%) DNS
11 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (22.86%) SharePoint

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (54.29%) PaaS
3 8 (22.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) HTTP
2 8 (22.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
4 6 (17.14%) MySQL
5 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
1 6 (17.14%) JIRA
General
1 11 (31.43%) Back Office
2 6 (17.14%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) C# Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Agile C# Developer
2 11 (31.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (22.86%) DBA
4 7 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 6 (17.14%) Project Manager
6 5 (14.29%) Architect
6 5 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (14.29%) Technical Manager
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Architect
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Database Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Database Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (48.57%) HTML5
3 17 (48.57%) HTML
4 13 (37.14%) RESTful
5 11 (31.43%) CSS
5 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 11 (31.43%) Sass
5 11 (31.43%) jQuery
6 6 (17.14%) Lucene
6 6 (17.14%) SAML
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.71%) JSON
8 2 (5.71%) OAuth
8 2 (5.71%) Middleware
8 2 (5.71%) Web Services
8 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) MVC
1 19 (54.29%) TDD
2 17 (48.57%) OO
3 11 (31.43%) Data Modelling
3 11 (31.43%) Multithreading
3 11 (31.43%) Domain-Driven Design
4 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (20.00%) Scrum
5 7 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) UML
6 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
6 6 (17.14%) BDD
6 6 (17.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (14.29%) ETL
7 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) Perl
3 6 (17.14%) PHP
3 6 (17.14%) Ruby
3 6 (17.14%) Groovy
4 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.86%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) UAG
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle