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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 245 - 253
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.086% - 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.26% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £31,250 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £50,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +35.13%
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
2293 2512 2925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.96% 38.54% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1977 2191 2549
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Manchester - 3 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 3 £30,000 -
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Ajax
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
1 14 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Objective-C
5 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (92.86%) C# Developer
2 13 (92.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 13 (92.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) Ajax
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
2 10 (71.43%) HTML5
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Objective-C
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