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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
UK
Rank 669 864 870
Rank change year-on-year
+195 +6
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 176 63 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.063% 0.075%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.69% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 163 58 55
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £81,000 £62,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +29.25%

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
25393 32297 31921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.20% 32.26% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21845 27309 27372
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +177 160 £50,000 +5.26% 22
South East +118 69 £45,000 - 6
London +93 60 £57,500 -4.16% 9
Surrey - 51 £45,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 35 £42,500 -
City of London - 23 £60,000 - 3
North West -17 13 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Farnborough - 13 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 13 £37,500 - 2
Scotland +35 10 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England +28 6 £55,000 +15.78%
East Midlands +16 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Manchester -34 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Suffolk - 6 £55,000 -
Glasgow +22 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Wales +12 5 £52,500 +36.36%
Merseyside -8 5 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Swansea -9 5 £52,500 +36.36%
West Wales -11 5 £52,500 +36.36%
Paisley - 5 £45,000 -
Liverpool - 5 £50,000 - 1
Renfrewshire - 5 £45,000 -
Farnham - 5 £45,000 -
Derbyshire +19 4 £52,500 +10.52%
Derby +10 4 £52,500 +10.52%
Ipswich - 3 £32,500 -
Berkshire +39 2 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Reading +37 2 £60,000 +84.61%
Yorkshire +24 2 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West +17 2 £45,000 +15.38%

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 355 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 343 (96.62%) SQL
3 275 (77.46%) Microsoft
4 253 (71.27%) .NET
5 237 (66.76%) SQL Server
6 226 (63.66%) C#
7 203 (57.18%) Agile Software Development
8 170 (47.89%) T-SQL
9 157 (44.23%) .NET Framework
10 148 (41.69%) TDD
11 126 (35.49%) Entity Framework
12 121 (34.08%) JavaScript
13 120 (33.80%) MVC
14 116 (32.68%) ASP.NET Web API
15 115 (32.39%) Windows
16 111 (31.27%) CSS
17 109 (30.70%) ASP.NET
18 107 (30.14%) HTML
19 103 (29.01%) Web Services
20 96 (27.04%) WCF
20 96 (27.04%) Unit Testing
21 93 (26.20%) ASP.NET MVC
21 93 (26.20%) AngularJS
22 92 (25.92%) SOLID
23 88 (24.79%) REST
24 85 (23.94%) Performance Tuning
24 85 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
25 83 (23.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 81 (22.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 77 (21.69%) Data Warehouse

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 49 (13.80%) NServiceBus
2 45 (12.68%) IIS
3 14 (3.94%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (3.94%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.69%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.85%) Apache
6 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.85%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.85%) Confluence
6 3 (0.85%) WordPress
7 2 (0.56%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) SAS
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 47 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.25%) MS Office
3 6 (1.69%) InDesign
3 6 (1.69%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 355 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (8.73%) SaaS
4 25 (7.04%) Data Lake Analytics
5 24 (6.76%) Office 365
6 23 (6.48%) PaaS
7 22 (6.20%) IaaS
8 12 (3.38%) Azure Machine Learning
9 10 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (1.41%) GitHub
11 4 (1.13%) TestFlight
12 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.25%) DNS
1 8 (2.25%) Firewall
1 8 (2.25%) Unified Communications
2 7 (1.97%) SAN
3 4 (1.13%) Internet
4 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.56%) Network Security
4 2 (0.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (66.76%) SQL Server
2 83 (23.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 81 (22.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 77 (21.69%) Data Warehouse
5 75 (21.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 71 (20.00%) NoSQL
7 64 (18.03%) Power BI
8 60 (16.90%) SQL Server 2014
9 56 (15.77%) Redis
10 46 (12.96%) Couchbase
11 45 (12.68%) Big Data
12 44 (12.39%) CouchDB
13 36 (10.14%) RavenDB
14 34 (9.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 34 (9.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (9.30%) Event Store
15 33 (9.30%) SQL Server 2016
16 30 (8.45%) MongoDB
16 30 (8.45%) MySQL
17 27 (7.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (15.77%) Visual Studio
2 52 (14.65%) TeamCity
3 40 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (9.30%) JSUnit
5 32 (9.01%) Git (software)
6 19 (5.35%) JIRA
6 19 (5.35%) Subversion
7 13 (3.66%) NUnit
8 11 (3.10%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.25%) MSTest
9 8 (2.25%) Selenium
10 7 (1.97%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.41%) Moq
11 5 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.41%) ZenHub
12 4 (1.13%) AppVeyor
12 4 (1.13%) YouTrack
13 3 (0.85%) NCrunch
13 3 (0.85%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.56%) Fiddler
General
1 44 (12.39%) Legal
2 42 (11.83%) Finance
3 10 (2.82%) Law
4 9 (2.54%) Marketing
5 6 (1.69%) Advertising
6 3 (0.85%) Automotive
7 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Retail
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 209 (58.87%) Developer
2 155 (43.66%) .NET Developer
3 83 (23.38%) C# Developer
4 71 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 71 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 54 (15.21%) Senior .NET Developer
6 51 (14.37%) Consultant
7 47 (13.24%) .NET Software Developer
7 47 (13.24%) Software Developer
8 41 (11.55%) DBA
9 38 (10.70%) SQL DBA
10 37 (10.42%) Architect
11 32 (9.01%) Senior C# Developer
12 30 (8.45%) Microsoft Consultant
12 30 (8.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 26 (7.32%) Agile Developer
13 26 (7.32%) Azure Architect
14 25 (7.04%) Agile .NET Developer
14 25 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 24 (6.76%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (71.27%) .NET
2 157 (44.23%) .NET Framework
3 126 (35.49%) Entity Framework
4 116 (32.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 111 (31.27%) CSS
6 109 (30.70%) ASP.NET
7 107 (30.14%) HTML
8 103 (29.01%) Web Services
9 96 (27.04%) WCF
10 93 (26.20%) AngularJS
10 93 (26.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 88 (24.79%) REST
12 68 (19.15%) HTML5
13 52 (14.65%) LESS
14 45 (12.68%) MSMQ
15 44 (12.39%) jQuery
16 38 (10.70%) MDX
17 36 (10.14%) Durandal
18 34 (9.58%) Reactive Extensions
19 33 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.15%) Blog
2 54 (15.21%) User Experience
3 24 (6.76%) Clustering
3 24 (6.76%) Private Cloud
3 24 (6.76%) Replication
4 19 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 18 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (4.23%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.66%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.25%) Fintech
8 8 (2.25%) Statistics
9 7 (1.97%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.69%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (1.69%) iPad
10 6 (1.69%) iPhone
11 5 (1.41%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 115 (32.39%) Windows
2 63 (17.75%) Windows Server
3 52 (14.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.54%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.25%) Linux
7 7 (1.97%) Android
8 6 (1.69%) CentOS
9 3 (0.85%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (57.18%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (41.69%) TDD
3 120 (33.80%) MVC
4 96 (27.04%) Unit Testing
5 92 (25.92%) SOLID
6 85 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
6 85 (23.94%) Performance Tuning
7 55 (15.49%) Automated Testing
7 55 (15.49%) DevOps
8 49 (13.80%) Scrum
9 48 (13.52%) Domain-Driven Design
10 47 (13.24%) Kimball Methodology
11 42 (11.83%) Analytics
11 42 (11.83%) Infrastructure Management
12 37 (10.42%) Migration
12 37 (10.42%) SOA
13 35 (9.86%) Presales
14 32 (9.01%) Web Development
15 30 (8.45%) OO
16 26 (7.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 343 (96.62%) SQL
2 226 (63.66%) C#
3 170 (47.89%) T-SQL
4 121 (34.08%) JavaScript
5 49 (13.80%) PowerShell
6 38 (10.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 21 (5.92%) TypeScript
8 9 (2.54%) Java
8 9 (2.54%) R
9 8 (2.25%) VB
10 6 (1.69%) C++
11 4 (1.13%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.13%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.85%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.85%) Python
13 2 (0.56%) PHP
13 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.56%) VBA
14 1 (0.28%) VBScript
14 1 (0.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 52 (14.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.07%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.94%) MCSE
5 12 (3.38%) Degree
6 8 (2.25%) MCSA
7 6 (1.69%) CCNA
7 6 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.69%) SLA
2 5 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 35 (9.86%) Docker
2 23 (6.48%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.66%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.13%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
1 33 (9.30%) Puppet
2 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.13%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.56%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.56%) Kibana
4 2 (0.56%) logstash
4 2 (0.56%) Nagios
5 1 (0.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 275 (77.46%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.24%) Tableau
3 22 (6.20%) Oracle
4 14 (3.94%) RedGate
5 10 (2.82%) VMware
6 8 (2.25%) Google
6 8 (2.25%) SolarWinds
6 8 (2.25%) Veeam
7 7 (1.97%) Adobe
8 6 (1.69%) Teradata
9 5 (1.41%) Dell
10 4 (1.13%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (1.13%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.13%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.85%) Cisco
11 3 (0.85%) Citrix
11 3 (0.85%) Dell Compellent
12 2 (0.56%) HP
12 2 (0.56%) Informatica
12 2 (0.56%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
East Riding
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension, bonus, flex working
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum 6k on Call
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 75k per year + Amazing Bens!
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £550000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago