The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 243 - 210
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.050% - 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.16% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1823 1959 1710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.18% 31.88% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1671 1506
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in the South West

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Azure SQL Database Salary Histogram in the South West

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Bristol - 2 £36,250 -
Dorset - 1 £50,000 -
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) SaaS
4 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (62.50%) Redis
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (25.00%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (12.50%) CQRS
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) Redis
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (12.50%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft