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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 233 254 273
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +19
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 18 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.030% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.89% 0.086% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 1
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +73.07%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
2031 2323 2703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.32% 34.75% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1972 2233
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 24 August 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 +10 14 £51,250 +7.89% 5
Merseyside - 3 £47,500 - 1
Cheshire +28 1 £42,500 -34.61%
Azure SQL Database
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
3 26 (89.66%) SQL
4 20 (68.97%) T-SQL
4 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
4 20 (68.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (65.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (65.52%) MongoDB
5 19 (65.52%) Database Security
5 19 (65.52%) SQL Server 2014
5 19 (65.52%) MySQL
5 19 (65.52%) Migration
5 19 (65.52%) Replication
6 18 (62.07%) MS Excel
7 16 (55.17%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (51.72%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (51.72%) Database Optimisation
8 15 (51.72%) RedGate
8 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 15 (51.72%) Finance
8 15 (51.72%) Clustering
8 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (34.48%) Legal
11 9 (31.03%) Windows
12 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
12 5 (17.24%) CSS
12 5 (17.24%) JavaScript

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 (62.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) HTTP
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 20 (68.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (65.52%) MongoDB
3 19 (65.52%) MySQL
3 19 (65.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (65.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (55.17%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.45%) Power BI
7 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Legal
3 4 (13.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) DBA
1 19 (65.52%) SQL DBA
2 15 (51.72%) Senior DBA
2 15 (51.72%) Senior SQL DBA
2 15 (51.72%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 15 (51.72%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Production DBA
4 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
1 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
1 5 (17.24%) CSS
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
2 4 (13.79%) Java EE
2 4 (13.79%) Node.js
2 4 (13.79%) REST
2 4 (13.79%) SignalR
2 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 4 (13.79%) WinForms
2 4 (13.79%) WPF
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) Replication
2 15 (51.72%) Clustering
3 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
4 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) iPad
5 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Database Security
1 19 (65.52%) Migration
2 15 (51.72%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (51.72%) Database Optimisation
3 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
5 4 (13.79%) MVC
5 4 (13.79%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (13.79%) SOA
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) SQL
2 20 (68.97%) T-SQL
3 5 (17.24%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) RedGate
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Telerik
4 1 (3.45%) Teradata
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