The table below looks at the statistics for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 809 895 948
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +53
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 122 70 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.063% 0.034%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.42% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 110 62 35
Median salary £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
29137 35191 36981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.72% 31.91% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24750 29639 31591
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the UK.

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in the UK

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 within the UK.

Azure SQL Database Salary Histogram in the UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England +92 111 £52,500 +10.52% 13
London +59 55 £60,000 +14.28% 5
North West +40 19 £50,000 -11.11% 2
South East +42 15 £52,500 +20.00% 2
City of London +70 14 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Manchester +10 14 £51,250 +7.89% 2
South West +26 11 £48,000 +28.00% 2
East of England +32 5 £75,000 +66.66%
Liverpool - 5 £47,500 -
Merseyside - 5 £47,500 -
Bristol +15 4 £60,000 +65.51% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £48,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £53,750 -
Oxford - 4 £53,750 -
Cheltenham - 4 £48,000 -
Bedfordshire +16 3 £75,000 +66.66%
Luton +11 3 £75,000 +66.66%
Kettering - 3 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
Swindon - 3 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £27,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £27,500 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £45,000 - 1
Scotland - 3 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +26 2 £85,000 +88.88%
Croydon - 2 £41,250 -
Staines - 2 £85,000 -
Crawley - 2 £80,000 - 1

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 211 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 199 (94.31%) SQL
3 143 (67.77%) Microsoft
4 117 (55.45%) .NET
5 108 (51.18%) C#
6 96 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (44.55%) SQL Server
8 90 (42.65%) MVC
9 87 (41.23%) ASP.NET
10 67 (31.75%) JavaScript
11 66 (31.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (29.86%) AngularJS
13 62 (29.38%) Windows
14 61 (28.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 52 (24.64%) MS Excel
16 51 (24.17%) .NET Framework
17 42 (19.91%) T-SQL
18 41 (19.43%) TDD
19 40 (18.96%) HTML
20 39 (18.48%) Visual Studio
20 39 (18.48%) IaaS
21 36 (17.06%) KnockoutJS
22 35 (16.59%) Entity Framework
23 34 (16.11%) MongoDB
23 34 (16.11%) PaaS
24 33 (15.64%) Business Intelligence
24 33 (15.64%) Microsoft Certification
24 33 (15.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 32 (15.17%) Web Development
25 32 (15.17%) CSS

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills 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 18 (8.53%) SharePoint
2 17 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (3.79%) CMS
4 6 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.90%) IIS
6 4 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.42%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.95%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.95%) SAS
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.47%) Kentico
Applications
1 52 (24.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (2.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 211 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (18.48%) IaaS
3 34 (16.11%) PaaS
4 26 (12.32%) SaaS
5 24 (11.37%) Azure Active Directory
6 14 (6.64%) GitHub
7 11 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (4.74%) Office 365
9 9 (4.27%) Azure Machine Learning
10 6 (2.84%) Data Lake Analytics
11 5 (2.37%) TestFlight
12 3 (1.42%) OneDrive
12 3 (1.42%) Yammer
13 2 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.47%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.79%) Internet
2 7 (3.32%) HTTP
3 3 (1.42%) Firewall
3 3 (1.42%) IP Telephony
3 3 (1.42%) Network Security
4 1 (0.47%) AMQP
4 1 (0.47%) NFC
4 1 (0.47%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (44.55%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.11%) MongoDB
3 33 (15.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (12.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (11.37%) Redis
7 23 (10.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 22 (10.43%) MySQL
9 20 (9.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 18 (8.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (8.06%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (6.64%) NoSQL
13 11 (5.21%) Power BI
14 10 (4.74%) OLAP
15 9 (4.27%) DocumentDB
15 9 (4.27%) SQL Server 2016
16 8 (3.79%) Relational Database
17 7 (3.32%) Big Data
17 7 (3.32%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 39 (18.48%) Visual Studio
2 21 (9.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (9.48%) Git (software)
4 17 (8.06%) Subversion
5 16 (7.58%) JIRA
6 14 (6.64%) YouTrack
6 14 (6.64%) ZenHub
7 13 (6.16%) TeamCity
8 11 (5.21%) NUnit
9 6 (2.84%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 3 (1.42%) ERwin
10 3 (1.42%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.42%) MSTest
11 2 (0.95%) Moq
11 2 (0.95%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.95%) Selenium
12 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.47%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (14.69%) Finance
2 13 (6.16%) Marketing
3 8 (3.79%) Legal
4 5 (2.37%) Law
5 2 (0.95%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Advertising
6 1 (0.47%) Automotive
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (53.08%) Developer
2 73 (34.60%) .NET Developer
3 58 (27.49%) C# Developer
4 43 (20.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (19.91%) Consultant
6 30 (14.22%) Architect
7 21 (9.95%) Azure Consultant
7 21 (9.95%) DBA
8 20 (9.48%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (9.48%) Azure Architect
9 19 (9.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (9.00%) SQL DBA
10 18 (8.53%) Technical Consultant
11 17 (8.06%) Senior Developer
12 16 (7.58%) Software Developer
13 15 (7.11%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (6.64%) Lead Developer
14 14 (6.64%) Senior DBA
14 14 (6.64%) Senior SQL DBA
14 14 (6.64%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (55.45%) .NET
2 87 (41.23%) ASP.NET
3 66 (31.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 63 (29.86%) AngularJS
5 61 (28.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 51 (24.17%) .NET Framework
7 40 (18.96%) HTML
8 36 (17.06%) KnockoutJS
9 35 (16.59%) Entity Framework
10 32 (15.17%) CSS
11 23 (10.90%) jQuery
11 23 (10.90%) SignalR
12 22 (10.43%) HTML5
12 22 (10.43%) REST
13 20 (9.48%) Web Services
13 20 (9.48%) WPF
14 16 (7.58%) Ember.js
14 16 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (6.64%) Backbone.js
15 14 (6.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.53%) Replication
2 16 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.58%) Private Cloud
3 14 (6.64%) Clustering
4 13 (6.16%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (3.32%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.32%) N-Tier
6 7 (3.32%) User Experience
7 6 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.84%) Neural Network
8 5 (2.37%) Fintech
9 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.42%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.42%) Social Media
9 3 (1.42%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.95%) iPad
11 1 (0.47%) iPhone
11 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (29.38%) Windows
2 10 (4.74%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.37%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.37%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.90%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.90%) VMS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (42.65%) MVC
3 41 (19.43%) TDD
4 33 (15.64%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (15.17%) Web Development
6 30 (14.22%) OO
7 29 (13.74%) Migration
8 27 (12.80%) Mentoring
8 27 (12.80%) Scrum
9 24 (11.37%) Software Engineering
10 16 (7.58%) Database Security
10 16 (7.58%) OOD
10 16 (7.58%) Unit Testing
11 15 (7.11%) Analytics
12 14 (6.64%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (6.16%) Database Optimisation
13 13 (6.16%) Presales
14 11 (5.21%) SOA
15 10 (4.74%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 199 (94.31%) SQL
2 108 (51.18%) C#
3 67 (31.75%) JavaScript
4 42 (19.91%) T-SQL
5 13 (6.16%) TypeScript
6 12 (5.69%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.27%) Java
8 7 (3.32%) R
9 6 (2.84%) F#
10 5 (2.37%) Apple Swift
10 5 (2.37%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.47%) Ruby
11 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (15.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (12.32%) Security Cleared
3 21 (9.95%) SC Cleared
4 19 (9.00%) Degree
5 5 (2.37%) MCSE
6 3 (1.42%) CCNP
6 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.95%) ISEB
7 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) SAS 70
2 3 (1.42%) SSAE 16
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (10.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.32%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.32%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (8.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.90%) SCVMM
3 3 (1.42%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) Kibana
4 1 (0.47%) logstash
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 143 (67.77%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.53%) Google
3 14 (6.64%) Rally
4 13 (6.16%) RedGate
4 13 (6.16%) VMware
5 9 (4.27%) Citrix
6 8 (3.79%) Cisco
6 8 (3.79%) Tableau
7 5 (2.37%) Adobe
8 3 (1.42%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.42%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle
9 2 (0.95%) Telerik
10 1 (0.47%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.47%) Cognos
10 1 (0.47%) EMC
10 1 (0.47%) Informatica
10 1 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.47%) NetApp
10 1 (0.47%) Yahoo!
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
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