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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 593 638 568
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -70
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 34 21 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.042% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 0.14% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 54
Average salary £52,500 £71,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +29.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £45,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
13713 15448 12937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 31.20% 31.07% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11633 13493 11258
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,216 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
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 2 July 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 2 July 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
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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 +59 14 £52,000 -30.66% 1
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 84 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 83 (98.81%) SQL
3 67 (79.76%) SQL Server
4 42 (50.00%) .NET
5 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
6 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
7 34 (40.48%) TDD
8 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (39.29%) T-SQL
9 32 (38.10%) C#
9 32 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (36.90%) MVC
11 29 (34.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
12 27 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (26.19%) Entity Framework
15 22 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (26.19%) .NET Framework
16 21 (25.00%) AngularJS
17 20 (23.81%) Finance
18 19 (22.62%) Oracle
18 19 (22.62%) HTML
18 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET Web API
19 18 (21.43%) jQuery
20 17 (20.24%) KnockoutJS
21 16 (19.05%) QlikView

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.52%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
2 2 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.19%) PaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (79.76%) SQL Server
2 32 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (34.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 26 (30.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (30.95%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (19.05%) QlikView
7 15 (17.86%) MongoDB
7 15 (17.86%) Oracle Database
8 13 (15.48%) Big Data
9 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (10.71%) NoSQL
10 9 (10.71%) RavenDB
11 6 (7.14%) Pentaho
11 6 (7.14%) OLTP
12 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (1.19%) Snowflake Schema
13 1 (1.19%) Star Schema
13 1 (1.19%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.14%) Firebug
3 6 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.19%) gulp
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.19%) NUnit
4 1 (1.19%) Selenium
4 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.19%) Grunt
General
1 20 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (66.67%) Developer
2 25 (29.76%) .NET Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (14.29%) Architect
5 11 (13.10%) Technical Leader
6 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Data Architect
9 6 (7.14%) SQL Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (4.76%) SQL DBA
10 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Data Manager
10 4 (4.76%) DBA
10 4 (4.76%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (4.76%) Head of Data Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (50.00%) .NET
2 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (26.19%) Entity Framework
4 22 (26.19%) .NET Framework
5 21 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (22.62%) HTML
7 18 (21.43%) jQuery
8 17 (20.24%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (19.05%) MDX
10 10 (11.90%) CSS3
10 10 (11.90%) HTML5
10 10 (11.90%) CSS
10 10 (11.90%) Ember.js
11 9 (10.71%) LINQ
12 8 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (7.14%) WCF
13 6 (7.14%) Sass
13 6 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Replication
2 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.19%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.05%) Windows
2 8 (9.52%) Android
3 7 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) TDD
2 33 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (36.90%) MVC
4 27 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (19.05%) Web Development
6 14 (16.67%) Scrum
6 14 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 14 (16.67%) ETL
7 12 (14.29%) Analytics
8 11 (13.10%) Data Management
8 11 (13.10%) Data Architecture
8 11 (13.10%) BDD
9 10 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (10.71%) OOD
10 9 (10.71%) OOP
11 8 (9.52%) OO
12 6 (7.14%) CRM
12 6 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
12 6 (7.14%) Logistics
13 5 (5.95%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 83 (98.81%) SQL
2 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 33 (39.29%) T-SQL
4 32 (38.10%) C#
5 1 (1.19%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) C
5 1 (1.19%) VB
5 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.19%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (2.38%) ISEB
3 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.62%) Oracle
3 15 (17.86%) Cognos
4 6 (7.14%) Alteryx
5 5 (5.95%) VMware
6 4 (4.76%) Cisco
7 2 (2.38%) Citrix
8 1 (1.19%) NetApp
8 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.19%) Sony
8 1 (1.19%) SAP
8 1 (1.19%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.19%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.19%) EMC