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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 729 906 904
Rank change year-on-year
+177 -2
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 182 58 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.053% 0.061%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.65% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 171 44 59
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £83,500 £59,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%

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
27922 33810 35801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.60% 30.82% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23767 28606 30042
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +169 171 £50,000 +11.11% 12
London +76 67 £65,000 +33.33% 4
South East +96 53 £41,250 +30.95% 3
Surrey +44 27 £47,500 +50.79% 3
Leatherhead +26 26 £47,500 +50.79% 3
City of London +82 20 £60,000 +60.00% 4
South West +16 17 £55,000 +46.66% 2
North West +26 15 £50,000 +8.10% 3
Hampshire - 14 £37,500 -
Manchester +6 13 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Farnborough - 10 £37,500 -
West Midlands -2 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Gloucestershire -4 7 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Birmingham -10 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Cheltenham -10 7 £55,000 +46.66%
Berkshire - 7 £32,500 -
East of England +15 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Bristol +6 6 £60,000 +71.42%
Slough - 6 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £48,750 -
Glasgow - 4 £37,500 -
Scotland - 4 £37,500 -
Essex - 3 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £52,500 -
Witham - 3 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Watford - 3 £57,500 -
Nottingham - 3 £50,000 -
Oxford - 3 £52,500 -

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 278 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 261 (93.88%) SQL
3 191 (68.71%) Microsoft
4 161 (57.91%) .NET
5 153 (55.04%) C#
6 148 (53.24%) SQL Server
7 135 (48.56%) Agile Software Development
8 101 (36.33%) MVC
9 98 (35.25%) ASP.NET
10 94 (33.81%) Windows
11 90 (32.37%) .NET Framework
12 84 (30.22%) T-SQL
13 83 (29.86%) JavaScript
14 80 (28.78%) ASP.NET Web API
15 79 (28.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 72 (25.90%) AngularJS
17 70 (25.18%) TDD
18 64 (23.02%) MS Excel
19 63 (22.66%) HTML
19 63 (22.66%) Entity Framework
20 57 (20.50%) CSS
21 52 (18.71%) Finance
21 52 (18.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 48 (17.27%) Migration
23 47 (16.91%) Data Warehouse
23 47 (16.91%) Business Intelligence
24 45 (16.19%) Unit Testing
25 44 (15.83%) Scrum
25 44 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
26 43 (15.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 20 (7.19%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (6.47%) IIS
3 15 (5.40%) NServiceBus
4 14 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.60%) CMS
6 4 (1.44%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.44%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.08%) Apache
7 3 (1.08%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.08%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.08%) WordPress
8 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.72%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.36%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.36%) Kentico
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (23.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 278 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (15.11%) IaaS
3 40 (14.39%) PaaS
4 37 (13.31%) SaaS
5 28 (10.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 23 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (6.47%) Office 365
8 15 (5.40%) GitHub
9 13 (4.68%) Data Lake Analytics
10 11 (3.96%) Azure Machine Learning
11 6 (2.16%) TestFlight
12 3 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.72%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.88%) Firewall
2 6 (2.16%) SAN
3 5 (1.80%) Internet
3 5 (1.80%) Network Security
4 3 (1.08%) HTTP
4 3 (1.08%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.72%) SMTP
6 1 (0.36%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (53.24%) SQL Server
2 52 (18.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (16.91%) Data Warehouse
4 43 (15.47%) Redis
4 43 (15.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (14.75%) MongoDB
6 40 (14.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (13.31%) SQL Server 2014
8 32 (11.51%) MySQL
9 28 (10.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (9.35%) NoSQL
11 25 (8.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 22 (7.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (6.83%) Big Data
13 19 (6.83%) Power BI
14 17 (6.12%) CouchDB
15 16 (5.76%) Data Lake
16 14 (5.04%) RavenDB
17 13 (4.68%) HDInsight
18 12 (4.32%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 39 (14.03%) Visual Studio
2 32 (11.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (10.07%) Subversion
3 28 (10.07%) TeamCity
4 26 (9.35%) Git (software)
5 22 (7.91%) JIRA
6 15 (5.40%) ZenHub
7 14 (5.04%) NUnit
7 14 (5.04%) YouTrack
8 11 (3.96%) JSUnit
9 10 (3.60%) Jasmine
10 7 (2.52%) MSTest
10 7 (2.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 6 (2.16%) Selenium
12 3 (1.08%) ERwin
12 3 (1.08%) NCrunch
12 3 (1.08%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.72%) Moq
13 2 (0.72%) MSBuild
14 1 (0.36%) NSubstitute
General
1 52 (18.71%) Finance
2 19 (6.83%) Marketing
3 18 (6.47%) Legal
4 11 (3.96%) Law
5 4 (1.44%) Advertising
6 3 (1.08%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 148 (53.24%) Developer
2 96 (34.53%) .NET Developer
3 69 (24.82%) C# Developer
4 50 (17.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (16.19%) Architect
6 41 (14.75%) DBA
7 36 (12.95%) Consultant
7 36 (12.95%) SQL DBA
8 34 (12.23%) Senior Developer
9 30 (10.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 28 (10.07%) Azure Architect
11 26 (9.35%) Senior C# Developer
12 24 (8.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 23 (8.27%) Azure Consultant
14 21 (7.55%) Lead Developer
14 21 (7.55%) SQL Server DBA
15 20 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 20 (7.19%) Senior DBA
15 20 (7.19%) Senior SQL DBA
16 19 (6.83%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (57.91%) .NET
2 98 (35.25%) ASP.NET
3 90 (32.37%) .NET Framework
4 80 (28.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 79 (28.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 72 (25.90%) AngularJS
7 63 (22.66%) Entity Framework
7 63 (22.66%) HTML
8 57 (20.50%) CSS
9 41 (14.75%) Web Services
10 40 (14.39%) KnockoutJS
11 38 (13.67%) WCF
12 37 (13.31%) REST
13 36 (12.95%) HTML5
13 36 (12.95%) jQuery
14 27 (9.71%) LESS
15 26 (9.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (7.55%) SignalR
17 19 (6.83%) NHibernate
18 15 (5.40%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.87%) Private Cloud
2 31 (11.15%) Replication
3 24 (8.63%) Blog
3 24 (8.63%) Clustering
4 22 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (7.19%) Data Centre
6 19 (6.83%) User Experience
7 17 (6.12%) Mobile App
8 14 (5.04%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (3.24%) Computer Science
10 7 (2.52%) Neural Network
10 7 (2.52%) Public Cloud
11 6 (2.16%) Fintech
11 6 (2.16%) Statistics
12 4 (1.44%) Social Media
13 3 (1.08%) Data Integration
13 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
13 3 (1.08%) N-Tier
13 3 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 94 (33.81%) Windows
2 38 (13.67%) Windows Server
3 29 (10.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.24%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.16%) CentOS
5 6 (2.16%) Linux
6 5 (1.80%) Android
6 5 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.44%) VMS
7 4 (1.44%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.08%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (48.56%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (36.33%) MVC
3 70 (25.18%) TDD
4 48 (17.27%) Migration
5 47 (16.91%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (16.19%) Unit Testing
7 44 (15.83%) Scrum
8 36 (12.95%) Web Development
9 34 (12.23%) OO
10 33 (11.87%) Performance Tuning
11 31 (11.15%) SOLID
12 28 (10.07%) Automated Testing
12 28 (10.07%) Infrastructure Management
13 24 (8.63%) Database Security
14 21 (7.55%) OOD
14 21 (7.55%) Presales
14 21 (7.55%) SOA
15 20 (7.19%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (6.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 261 (93.88%) SQL
2 153 (55.04%) C#
3 84 (30.22%) T-SQL
4 83 (29.86%) JavaScript
5 26 (9.35%) PowerShell
6 17 (6.12%) TypeScript
7 7 (2.52%) R
8 6 (2.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 6 (2.16%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.80%) Apple Swift
9 5 (1.80%) F#
9 5 (1.80%) Java
10 2 (0.72%) VB
10 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.72%) VBA
11 1 (0.36%) Ruby
11 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (15.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (12.95%) Security Cleared
3 26 (9.35%) SC Cleared
4 20 (7.19%) Degree
5 10 (3.60%) MCSE
6 6 (2.16%) CCNA
6 6 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.44%) MCSA
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.08%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.08%) SAS 70
1 3 (1.08%) SSAE 16
2 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 35 (12.59%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.47%) Hyper-V
3 14 (5.04%) Docker
4 12 (4.32%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.08%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (7.91%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.96%) Puppet
3 7 (2.52%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.08%) Kibana
4 3 (1.08%) logstash
5 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 191 (68.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.91%) RedGate
3 21 (7.55%) Google
4 14 (5.04%) Rally
5 11 (3.96%) Tableau
6 10 (3.60%) VMware
7 8 (2.88%) Veeam
8 6 (2.16%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.44%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.08%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.72%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.72%) Dell
11 2 (0.72%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.72%) Sony
11 2 (0.72%) Sophos
11 2 (0.72%) Telerik
11 2 (0.72%) Teradata
11 2 (0.72%) Veritas
12 1 (0.36%) MicroStrategy
12 1 (0.36%) NetApp
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