The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 213 254 -
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.016% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% 0.043% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1775 2311 2521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 31.75% 35.96% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1971 2145
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 14 £47,500 - 4
Merseyside - 5 £47,500 - 1
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
3 27 (79.41%) SQL
4 21 (61.76%) Windows
5 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
5 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
6 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
6 14 (41.18%) .NET
6 14 (41.18%) C#
6 14 (41.18%) HTML
6 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (38.24%) MVC
7 13 (38.24%) Migration
7 13 (38.24%) Replication
7 13 (38.24%) Java
7 13 (38.24%) Visual Studio
7 13 (38.24%) MySQL
7 13 (38.24%) Web Services
7 13 (38.24%) N-Tier
7 13 (38.24%) SOA
7 13 (38.24%) HTTP
7 13 (38.24%) Internet
7 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
7 13 (38.24%) Java EE
7 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
7 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2005

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
1 13 (38.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) MongoDB
2 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 13 (38.24%) NoSQL
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2014
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (32.35%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (38.24%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) DBA
1 13 (38.24%) SQL DBA
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) C# Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Senior DBA
3 11 (32.35%) Senior SQL DBA
3 11 (32.35%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
1 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
1 14 (41.18%) CSS
1 14 (41.18%) HTML
2 13 (38.24%) .NET Framework
2 13 (38.24%) AngularJS
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
2 13 (38.24%) Entity Framework
2 13 (38.24%) Java EE
2 13 (38.24%) Node.js
2 13 (38.24%) REST
2 13 (38.24%) SignalR
2 13 (38.24%) Web Services
3 12 (35.29%) WinForms
3 12 (35.29%) WPF
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) N-Tier
1 13 (38.24%) Replication
2 11 (32.35%) Clustering
3 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
3 5 (14.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Database Security
2 13 (38.24%) Mentoring
2 13 (38.24%) Migration
2 13 (38.24%) Multithreading
2 13 (38.24%) MVC
2 13 (38.24%) SOA
2 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
3 12 (35.29%) OO
4 11 (32.35%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (32.35%) Database Optimisation
5 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) C#
2 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 14 (41.18%) T-SQL
3 13 (38.24%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) RedGate
3 7 (20.59%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Telerik
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