The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank - 150 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.16% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £46,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Azure SQL Database
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1153 1146 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.82% 36.58% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 751 766 697
Average salary £40,750 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in Scotland

Azure SQL Database
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 4 (100.00%) QlikView
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) PerformancePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau
1 4 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (100.00%) PowerPivot
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Master Data Management

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 4 (100.00%) QlikView
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (100.00%) PerformancePoint
General
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Management
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau