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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 429 - 425
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 22 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% - 0.065%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 15
Average salary £45,000 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -22.10%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7141 7126 7614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.70% 31.75% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6103 6305 6896
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 19 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Azure SQL Database
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (95.24%) SQL
3 38 (90.48%) .NET
4 36 (85.71%) C#
4 36 (85.71%) HTML
4 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 36 (85.71%) SQL Server
5 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 35 (83.33%) Windows
5 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (80.95%) Apache
6 34 (80.95%) TDD
7 33 (78.57%) Web Services
7 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (73.81%) Performance Tuning
9 29 (69.05%) Finance
9 29 (69.05%) SOA
9 29 (69.05%) NoSQL
9 29 (69.05%) Infrastructure Management
10 28 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
10 28 (66.67%) jQuery
10 28 (66.67%) .NET Framework
10 28 (66.67%) WCF
10 28 (66.67%) LINQ
10 28 (66.67%) CSS
11 27 (64.29%) IIS
11 27 (64.29%) MSMQ
11 27 (64.29%) Pair Programming
11 27 (64.29%) Subversion
11 27 (64.29%) WordPress

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (64.29%) IIS
2 27 (64.29%) WordPress
2 27 (64.29%) NServiceBus
3 2 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Mingle
2 2 (4.76%) PowerPivot
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Heroku
3 2 (4.76%) SaaS
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SAN
1 2 (4.76%) DMZ
2 1 (2.38%) FTP
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 29 (69.05%) NoSQL
3 27 (64.29%) RavenDB
3 27 (64.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (21.43%) Hadoop
5 8 (19.05%) MySQL
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.76%) Big Data
8 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (4.76%) OLAP
8 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (64.29%) Subversion
1 27 (64.29%) TeamCity
1 27 (64.29%) Git (software)
1 27 (64.29%) ReSharper
1 27 (64.29%) PhoneGap
1 27 (64.29%) Jasmine
1 27 (64.29%) NCrunch
2 7 (16.67%) JIRA
2 7 (16.67%) Bugzilla
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (69.05%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 29 (69.05%) .NET Developer
2 29 (69.05%) C# Developer
2 29 (69.05%) C# .NET Developer
3 27 (64.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 27 (64.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 27 (64.29%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Environment Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.76%) DBA
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (90.48%) .NET
2 36 (85.71%) HTML
3 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (78.57%) Web Services
5 28 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
5 28 (66.67%) jQuery
5 28 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 28 (66.67%) WCF
5 28 (66.67%) LINQ
5 28 (66.67%) CSS
6 27 (64.29%) MSMQ
6 27 (64.29%) Backbone.js
6 27 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 27 (64.29%) Durandal
6 27 (64.29%) LESS
6 27 (64.29%) Ember.js
6 27 (64.29%) AngularJS
6 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 27 (64.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.76%) Telematics
2 2 (4.76%) Blog
2 2 (4.76%) GIS
3 1 (2.38%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 27 (64.29%) Android
2 27 (64.29%) Apple iOS
2 27 (64.29%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) VMS
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) TDD
2 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (73.81%) Performance Tuning
4 29 (69.05%) SOA
4 29 (69.05%) Infrastructure Management
5 27 (64.29%) Pair Programming
5 27 (64.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 27 (64.29%) Unit Testing
5 27 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (64.29%) Android Development
5 27 (64.29%) iOS Development
5 27 (64.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 9 (21.43%) MVC
6 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
7 7 (16.67%) BDD
7 7 (16.67%) UML
7 7 (16.67%) OO
7 7 (16.67%) Scrum
7 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) SQL
2 36 (85.71%) C#
2 36 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) Ruby
3 7 (16.67%) Groovy
3 7 (16.67%) Perl
3 7 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (11.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Google
1 27 (64.29%) Red Gate
1 27 (64.29%) Xamarin
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Tableau
4 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com