The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 437 434 462
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 20 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.16% 0.098%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.51% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 23
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5882 6710 7379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.43% 30.94% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5224 5687 6311
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 South East

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in the South East

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Azure SQL Database Salary Histogram in the South East

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Berkshire +30 14 £53,750 +79.16%
Oxfordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Surrey -32 2 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (44.00%) C#
5 10 (40.00%) MVC
5 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) Data Management
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (24.00%) Coaching
8 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (24.00%) HTML
8 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) Web Development
8 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.00%) JSON
9 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.00%) VMware
9 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 5 (20.00%) MS Office
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.00%) Office 365
3 3 (12.00%) OneDrive
3 3 (12.00%) Yammer
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) NFC
1 1 (4.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Consultant
4 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Data Consultant
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
5 5 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Consultant
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Azure Developer
6 4 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 2 (8.00%) C# Programmer
7 2 (8.00%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) MongoDB Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Programmer
7 2 (8.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
1 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (24.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (24.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) HTML5
3 5 (20.00%) JSON
4 4 (16.00%) CSS3
4 4 (16.00%) Handlebars
4 4 (16.00%) REST
4 4 (16.00%) SOAP
4 4 (16.00%) XML
5 3 (12.00%) RESTful
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Data Management
4 6 (24.00%) Coaching
4 6 (24.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.00%) Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) CQRS
6 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.00%) User Stories
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (8.00%) ETL
8 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Adobe
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Talend
3 2 (8.00%) Trillium