The first table below looks at the demand for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 431 438 430
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 17 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.005% 0.056%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 0.014% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 12
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -15.45%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6788 6952 7190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.17% 31.72% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5831 6084 6497
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Surrey +9 15 £45,000 -21.73%
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Azure SQL Database
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 42 (100.00%) SQL
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (95.24%) .NET
3 39 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (90.48%) SQL Server
5 37 (88.10%) Windows
5 37 (88.10%) Performance Tuning
6 35 (83.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 35 (83.33%) NoSQL
6 35 (83.33%) SOA
6 35 (83.33%) Finance
7 34 (80.95%) TDD
7 34 (80.95%) Apache
7 34 (80.95%) ASP.NET
7 34 (80.95%) C#
7 34 (80.95%) HTML
7 34 (80.95%) JavaScript
7 34 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (71.43%) Web Services
9 29 (69.05%) CSS
9 29 (69.05%) MSMQ
9 29 (69.05%) IIS
9 29 (69.05%) Pair Programming
9 29 (69.05%) Subversion
9 29 (69.05%) Google
9 29 (69.05%) .NET Framework
9 29 (69.05%) ReSharper
9 29 (69.05%) WCF
9 29 (69.05%) LINQ
9 29 (69.05%) jQuery

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 34 (80.95%) Apache
2 29 (69.05%) IIS
2 29 (69.05%) WordPress
2 29 (69.05%) NServiceBus
3 6 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 6 (14.29%) PowerPivot
2 5 (11.90%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 35 (83.33%) NoSQL
3 29 (69.05%) RavenDB
3 29 (69.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (26.19%) Hadoop
5 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (14.29%) OLAP
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (14.29%) Big Data
6 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
7 5 (11.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (69.05%) Subversion
1 29 (69.05%) ReSharper
1 29 (69.05%) TeamCity
1 29 (69.05%) Git (software)
1 29 (69.05%) PhoneGap
1 29 (69.05%) Jasmine
1 29 (69.05%) NCrunch
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (11.90%) Bugzilla
3 5 (11.90%) JIRA
General
1 35 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (83.33%) Developer
2 29 (69.05%) .NET Developer
2 29 (69.05%) C# Developer
2 29 (69.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (45.24%) Senior C# Developer
3 19 (45.24%) Senior .NET Developer
3 19 (45.24%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (95.24%) .NET
2 34 (80.95%) ASP.NET
2 34 (80.95%) HTML
2 34 (80.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (71.43%) Web Services
4 29 (69.05%) CSS
4 29 (69.05%) MSMQ
4 29 (69.05%) .NET Framework
4 29 (69.05%) WCF
4 29 (69.05%) LINQ
4 29 (69.05%) jQuery
4 29 (69.05%) Backbone.js
4 29 (69.05%) KnockoutJS
4 29 (69.05%) LESS
4 29 (69.05%) Ember.js
4 29 (69.05%) AngularJS
4 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 29 (69.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 29 (69.05%) Durandal
4 29 (69.05%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (69.05%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.29%) Blog
2 6 (14.29%) GIS
2 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 6 (14.29%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Android
2 29 (69.05%) Apple iOS
2 29 (69.05%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (88.10%) Performance Tuning
3 35 (83.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 35 (83.33%) SOA
4 34 (80.95%) TDD
5 29 (69.05%) Pair Programming
5 29 (69.05%) Unit Testing
5 29 (69.05%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (69.05%) Domain-Driven Design
5 29 (69.05%) Android Development
5 29 (69.05%) iOS Development
5 29 (69.05%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (19.05%) ETL
7 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
8 6 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (11.90%) BDD
9 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 34 (80.95%) C#
2 34 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 5 (11.90%) Groovy
4 5 (11.90%) Ruby
4 5 (11.90%) Perl
4 5 (11.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Google
1 29 (69.05%) Red Gate
1 29 (69.05%) Xamarin
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Tableau
3 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle