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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
UK
Rank 674 845 884
Rank change year-on-year
+171 +39
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 173 88 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.086% 0.071%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 153 87 60
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,375
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.06%

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
25515 32262 33359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.39% 31.56% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21702 27349 28585
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 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +152 149 £50,000 +5.26% 26
South East +92 57 £45,000 -14.28% 5
London +105 52 £57,500 -4.16% 12
Surrey +81 37 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Leatherhead - 21 £42,500 - 1
City of London - 17 £60,000 - 4
Scotland - 15 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire - 15 £37,500 - 1
Farnborough - 14 £37,500 -
North West -14 13 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East of England +23 9 £55,000 +15.78%
Suffolk - 9 £55,000 -
Wales +19 7 £52,500 +36.36% 1
East Midlands +16 7 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Merseyside 0 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Swansea -3 6 £52,500 +36.36%
West Wales -4 6 £52,500 +36.36%
Manchester -35 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Liverpool - 6 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 6 £45,000 - 3
Paisley - 5 £45,000 -
Renfrewshire - 5 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +25 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Nottingham +9 4 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +6 4 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Edinburgh - 4 £49,000 -
South West +10 3 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Derby +8 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Derbyshire +8 3 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Guildford - 3 £55,000 - 1

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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
2 348 (98.03%) SQL
3 282 (79.44%) Microsoft
4 259 (72.96%) .NET
5 245 (69.01%) SQL Server
6 229 (64.51%) C#
7 202 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
8 175 (49.30%) T-SQL
9 147 (41.41%) .NET Framework
10 146 (41.13%) TDD
11 122 (34.37%) Entity Framework
12 113 (31.83%) JavaScript
12 113 (31.83%) MVC
13 111 (31.27%) CSS
14 108 (30.42%) ASP.NET Web API
15 106 (29.86%) Web Services
16 104 (29.30%) ASP.NET
17 101 (28.45%) HTML
17 101 (28.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 100 (28.17%) Business Intelligence
19 97 (27.32%) REST
20 96 (27.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 95 (26.76%) WCF
22 93 (26.20%) Windows
23 89 (25.07%) Unit Testing
23 89 (25.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 87 (24.51%) SOLID
25 86 (24.23%) ASP.NET MVC
26 84 (23.66%) Performance Tuning
27 83 (23.38%) AngularJS

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 42 (11.83%) NServiceBus
2 40 (11.27%) IIS
3 11 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.69%) Confluence
6 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.13%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.85%) Apache
8 2 (0.56%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.56%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.56%) CMS
8 2 (0.56%) SAS
9 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 51 (14.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.54%) MS Office
3 7 (1.97%) InDesign
3 7 (1.97%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 355 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (6.76%) Data Lake Analytics
4 23 (6.48%) PaaS
5 20 (5.63%) SaaS
6 19 (5.35%) Office 365
7 14 (3.94%) IaaS
8 9 (2.54%) Azure Machine Learning
9 8 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.41%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.41%) TestFlight
11 3 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.85%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.85%) Route 53
11 3 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.38%) DNS
2 8 (2.25%) Firewall
3 7 (1.97%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.13%) SAN
5 3 (0.85%) VPN
6 2 (0.56%) Internet
6 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (69.01%) SQL Server
2 101 (28.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 96 (27.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (25.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 83 (23.38%) Power BI
6 82 (23.10%) Data Warehouse
7 70 (19.72%) NoSQL
8 64 (18.03%) SQL Server 2014
9 46 (12.96%) Big Data
9 46 (12.96%) QlikView
10 45 (12.68%) Redis
11 41 (11.55%) Couchbase
11 41 (11.55%) CouchDB
12 40 (11.27%) SQL Server 2016
13 35 (9.86%) MySQL
13 35 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 32 (9.01%) Apache Cassandra
15 30 (8.45%) Event Store
16 29 (8.17%) RavenDB
17 28 (7.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 59 (16.62%) Visual Studio
2 42 (11.83%) TeamCity
3 35 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (8.17%) Git (software)
4 29 (8.17%) JSUnit
5 14 (3.94%) JIRA
6 13 (3.66%) NUnit
7 9 (2.54%) Mercurial
8 8 (2.25%) Moq
9 7 (1.97%) Selenium
10 6 (1.69%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.69%) Subversion
11 5 (1.41%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.41%) MSTest
11 5 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.13%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.13%) JUnit
12 4 (1.13%) Maven
12 4 (1.13%) NSubstitute
13 2 (0.56%) Fiddler
General
1 54 (15.21%) Legal
2 34 (9.58%) Finance
3 6 (1.69%) Advertising
3 6 (1.69%) Marketing
4 3 (0.85%) Law
5 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.28%) Automotive
6 1 (0.28%) Back Office
6 1 (0.28%) Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 213 (60.00%) Developer
2 143 (40.28%) .NET Developer
3 71 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 70 (19.72%) C# Developer
5 60 (16.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (14.93%) Software Developer
7 51 (14.37%) .NET Software Developer
7 51 (14.37%) Consultant
8 46 (12.96%) Senior .NET Developer
9 35 (9.86%) DBA
9 35 (9.86%) SQL DBA
10 33 (9.30%) Architect
10 33 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 33 (9.30%) Microsoft Consultant
11 30 (8.45%) Microsoft BI Consultant
12 25 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 25 (7.04%) Senior C# Developer
13 23 (6.48%) Azure Consultant
14 22 (6.20%) Azure Architect
14 22 (6.20%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (72.96%) .NET
2 147 (41.41%) .NET Framework
3 122 (34.37%) Entity Framework
4 111 (31.27%) CSS
5 108 (30.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 106 (29.86%) Web Services
7 104 (29.30%) ASP.NET
8 101 (28.45%) HTML
9 97 (27.32%) REST
10 95 (26.76%) WCF
11 86 (24.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 83 (23.38%) AngularJS
13 59 (16.62%) HTML5
14 51 (14.37%) MDX
15 41 (11.55%) LESS
16 38 (10.70%) jQuery
16 38 (10.70%) MSMQ
17 29 (8.17%) Durandal
17 29 (8.17%) Reactive Extensions
17 29 (8.17%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.31%) Blog
2 51 (14.37%) User Experience
3 23 (6.48%) Replication
4 22 (6.20%) Clustering
5 15 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.10%) Private Cloud
7 9 (2.54%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.54%) iPad
8 7 (1.97%) iPhone
9 6 (1.69%) Fintech
9 6 (1.69%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.41%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.56%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 93 (26.20%) Windows
2 52 (14.65%) Windows Server
3 43 (12.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.25%) Linux
6 6 (1.69%) CentOS
7 4 (1.13%) Android
8 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (41.13%) TDD
3 113 (31.83%) MVC
4 100 (28.17%) Business Intelligence
5 89 (25.07%) Unit Testing
6 87 (24.51%) SOLID
7 84 (23.66%) Performance Tuning
8 61 (17.18%) DevOps
9 60 (16.90%) Kimball Methodology
10 51 (14.37%) Analytics
11 50 (14.08%) Automated Testing
12 46 (12.96%) Scrum
13 42 (11.83%) Domain-Driven Design
14 40 (11.27%) Presales
15 35 (9.86%) ETL
16 31 (8.73%) SOA
17 30 (8.45%) Infrastructure Management
17 30 (8.45%) Migration
18 28 (7.89%) Waterfall
19 24 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 348 (98.03%) SQL
2 229 (64.51%) C#
3 175 (49.30%) T-SQL
4 113 (31.83%) JavaScript
5 50 (14.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 46 (12.96%) PowerShell
7 20 (5.63%) TypeScript
8 17 (4.79%) Java
9 7 (1.97%) C++
9 7 (1.97%) R
10 6 (1.69%) VB
10 6 (1.69%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.41%) Apple Swift
11 5 (1.41%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.41%) PHP
12 4 (1.13%) XPath
13 3 (0.85%) Python
14 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.28%) VBA
15 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (3.10%) MCSE
2 11 (3.10%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.82%) Degree
3 10 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.97%) MCSA
5 3 (0.85%) CCNA
5 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.97%) SLA
2 5 (1.41%) QA
3 4 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (8.73%) Docker
2 15 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.85%) 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 29 (8.17%) Opscode Chef
1 29 (8.17%) Puppet
2 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.56%) Nagios
4 1 (0.28%) Kibana
4 1 (0.28%) logstash
4 1 (0.28%) Oozie
4 1 (0.28%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 282 (79.44%) Microsoft
2 66 (18.59%) Tableau
3 25 (7.04%) Oracle
4 10 (2.82%) RedGate
5 7 (1.97%) Adobe
6 6 (1.69%) Citrix
6 6 (1.69%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.69%) VMware
7 5 (1.41%) Dell
7 5 (1.41%) SolarWinds
7 5 (1.41%) Teradata
7 5 (1.41%) Veeam
8 4 (1.13%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.85%) Cisco
9 3 (0.85%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (0.56%) Google
10 2 (0.56%) HP
10 2 (0.56%) Informatica
10 2 (0.56%) Sophos
10 2 (0.56%) Veritas
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 45,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum 45K + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
asos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
asos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
England
CGI IT UK
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
UK
CGI
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago