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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 247 237 264
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 12 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.49% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 8
Median salary £50,000 £46,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
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
2262 2034 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.70% 33.40% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 1766 2289
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Azure SQL Database Salary Histogram 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 5 December 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 -23 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Azure SQL Database
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (93.33%) SQL
3 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
4 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
6 20 (66.67%) T-SQL
7 19 (63.33%) MySQL
7 19 (63.33%) Migration
7 19 (63.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (63.33%) Replication
7 19 (63.33%) MongoDB
7 19 (63.33%) Database Security
7 19 (63.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 18 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (40.00%) Finance
11 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (40.00%) Clustering
11 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (40.00%) RedGate
11 12 (40.00%) Database Optimisation
12 10 (33.33%) Legal
13 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (23.33%) Performance Optimisation
14 5 (16.67%) Law
14 5 (16.67%) C#

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 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (6.67%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (63.33%) MongoDB
3 19 (63.33%) MySQL
3 19 (63.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (63.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (13.33%) Power BI
8 3 (10.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Fiddler
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Legal
3 5 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) DBA
1 19 (63.33%) SQL DBA
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 12 (40.00%) Senior DBA
3 12 (40.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 12 (40.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 7 (23.33%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Administrator
5 4 (13.33%) Production DBA
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Database Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Production DBA
8 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.00%) COM
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.67%) RESTful
3 2 (6.67%) WPF
4 1 (3.33%) D3.js
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Replication
2 12 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Database Security
1 19 (63.33%) Migration
2 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (40.00%) Database Optimisation
4 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) ETL
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning
7 2 (6.67%) MVVM
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) R
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) RedGate
3 4 (13.33%) Teradata
4 1 (3.33%) Telerik
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Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago