The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 183 162 190
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +28
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 6 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.30% 0.053%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 0.87% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 2
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £21,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +65.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
Azure SQL Database
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1535 1271 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.01% 34.38% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1116 1364
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in Manchester

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Wigan -8 6 £32,500 -9.72%
Azure SQL Database
North West

Azure SQL Database
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL