The first table below looks at the demand for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 16 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - 251 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.067% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.21%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2789 2995 2905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.44% 39.89% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2446 2603 2607
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in the North West

Azure SQL Database
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL