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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 836 857 823
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 57 50 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.044% 0.047%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 42 50
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £58,850 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
33286 35412 33654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.39% 30.86% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28143 29851 29024
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Azure SQL Database Salary Histogram in the UK

Azure SQL Database
Top 26 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
England +11 56 £46,250 -15.90% 7
London +25 37 £52,500 -6.25% 6
City of London +18 6 £37,500 -33.03% 2
South East +3 6 £38,250 -15.00% 1
Surrey -2 6 £38,250 -15.00% 1
Leatherhead -16 5 £31,500 -30.00%
Luton - 5 £45,000 -
East of England - 5 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
South West - 3 £37,500 -
North West +4 2 £56,250 +73.07%
Bristol - 2 £36,250 -
Birmingham +6 1 £35,000 -
Manchester +1 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Wales -2 1 £40,000 +23.07%
West Midlands -10 1 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £65,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £37,500 -
Warrington - 1 £65,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £50,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £47,500 -
North East - 1 £37,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £40,000 -
Dorset - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £37,500 -
South Wales - 1 £40,000 -

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 122 (94.57%) SQL
3 106 (82.17%) SQL Server
4 73 (56.59%) .NET
5 70 (54.26%) Microsoft
6 64 (49.61%) C#
7 58 (44.96%) T-SQL
7 58 (44.96%) Windows
8 54 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (38.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 50 (38.76%) Performance Tuning
10 48 (37.21%) MS Excel
11 43 (33.33%) Web Services
12 42 (32.56%) TDD
13 41 (31.78%) Finance
14 39 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
15 38 (29.46%) .NET Framework
15 38 (29.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 37 (28.68%) Entity Framework
17 36 (27.91%) Data Warehouse
18 35 (27.13%) Scrum
19 34 (26.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 33 (25.58%) MVC
21 32 (24.81%) ASP.NET
21 32 (24.81%) ASP.NET MVC
22 30 (23.26%) Data Modelling
23 29 (22.48%) WCF
23 29 (22.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 28 (21.71%) ETL
25 27 (20.93%) SOA

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (17.05%) NServiceBus
2 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (6.98%) Apache Spark
4 7 (5.43%) IIS
5 6 (4.65%) JBoss
6 5 (3.88%) Apache
7 4 (3.10%) Apache Pig
8 3 (2.33%) CMS
9 2 (1.55%) Node.js
10 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 48 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.08%) PowerPivot
3 5 (3.88%) MS Office
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 129 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (14.73%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.20%) SaaS
4 5 (3.88%) GitHub
4 5 (3.88%) IaaS
5 4 (3.10%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) SAN
2 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.10%) DMZ
4 3 (2.33%) HTTP
5 2 (1.55%) NAS
6 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (82.17%) SQL Server
2 50 (38.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (27.91%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (26.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (22.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (20.93%) Big Data
7 22 (17.05%) NoSQL
7 22 (17.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (16.28%) MongoDB
9 16 (12.40%) OLAP
10 14 (10.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (10.85%) Oracle Database
11 12 (9.30%) RavenDB
11 12 (9.30%) Redis
12 11 (8.53%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (8.53%) Couchbase
12 11 (8.53%) Relational Database
12 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (6.98%) Hadoop
14 8 (6.20%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.75%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.43%) ReSharper
3 7 (5.43%) JSUnit
3 7 (5.43%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.43%) NCrunch
4 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.10%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.78%) NUnit
6 1 (0.78%) Moq
General
1 41 (31.78%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Retail
3 5 (3.88%) Back Office
4 4 (3.10%) Banking
5 2 (1.55%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (61.24%) Developer
2 35 (27.13%) .NET Developer
3 22 (17.05%) C# Developer
4 17 (13.18%) DBA
5 15 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (10.85%) Technical Leader
6 14 (10.85%) SQL DBA
7 13 (10.08%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Architect
8 10 (7.75%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Data Architect
10 8 (6.20%) SQL Server DBA
10 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Junior
12 6 (4.65%) Administrator
12 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
12 6 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (56.59%) .NET
2 43 (33.33%) Web Services
3 38 (29.46%) .NET Framework
3 38 (29.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 37 (28.68%) Entity Framework
5 32 (24.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (24.81%) ASP.NET
6 29 (22.48%) WCF
7 27 (20.93%) REST
8 17 (13.18%) AngularJS
9 15 (11.63%) HTML
10 10 (7.75%) CSS
11 9 (6.98%) HTML5
12 8 (6.20%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (5.43%) Reactive Extensions
13 7 (5.43%) LESS
13 7 (5.43%) Ember.js
13 7 (5.43%) Durandal
13 7 (5.43%) jQuery
13 7 (5.43%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.63%) Replication
2 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.53%) Blog
4 8 (6.20%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.20%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.43%) Podcast
5 7 (5.43%) Clustering
5 7 (5.43%) User Experience
6 5 (3.88%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.88%) GIS
6 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.10%) Telematics
7 4 (3.10%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.55%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 58 (44.96%) Windows
2 16 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.10%) Linux
4 4 (3.10%) UNIX
5 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (38.76%) Performance Tuning
3 42 (32.56%) TDD
4 39 (30.23%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (27.13%) Scrum
6 33 (25.58%) MVC
7 30 (23.26%) Data Modelling
8 28 (21.71%) ETL
9 27 (20.93%) SOA
10 24 (18.60%) Unit Testing
10 24 (18.60%) Analytics
11 23 (17.83%) Extreme Programming
12 22 (17.05%) Pair Programming
12 22 (17.05%) Domain-Driven Design
12 22 (17.05%) Microservices
13 17 (13.18%) E-Commerce
14 15 (11.63%) Data Management
15 13 (10.08%) Data Architecture
15 13 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (9.30%) OO
Programming Languages
1 122 (94.57%) SQL
2 64 (49.61%) C#
3 58 (44.96%) T-SQL
4 27 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.53%) Java
6 10 (7.75%) R
7 8 (6.20%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.43%) VB
9 5 (3.88%) VBA
9 5 (3.88%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.10%) Python
10 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.10%) Perl
10 4 (3.10%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.78%) C
11 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.85%) Degree
3 6 (4.65%) MCSE
4 2 (1.55%) ISEB
4 2 (1.55%) MCP
4 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.55%) MCITP
4 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.43%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) Puppet
1 7 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (54.26%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.63%) Oracle
3 11 (8.53%) Red Gate
4 8 (6.20%) Alteryx
5 7 (5.43%) Twitter
6 5 (3.88%) Tableau
6 5 (3.88%) Cognos
7 4 (3.10%) Google
8 2 (1.55%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.78%) EMC
9 1 (0.78%) NetApp
9 1 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.78%) Telerik
9 1 (0.78%) Apigee
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