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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 436 457 423
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 12 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.048% 0.099%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 16
Average salary £51,250 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.65% -10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,475 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -26.71%
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
6289 6313 6639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.63% 30.24% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5505 5492 5559
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,343
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Berkshire - 7 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire -2 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Azure SQL Database
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) C#
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Data Management
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) User Experience
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) ETL
8 2 (16.67%) Trillium
8 2 (16.67%) Adobe
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) MS Office
8 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 2 (16.67%) HTML
8 2 (16.67%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) NFC
1 1 (8.33%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) MongoDB Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (16.67%) Handlebars
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Complex ETL
4 2 (16.67%) CQRS
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Talend
2 2 (16.67%) Trillium
2 2 (16.67%) VMware