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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 746 923 921
Rank change year-on-year
+177 -2
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 168 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.052% 0.044%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.58% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 154 47 42
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £80,000 £58,850
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
28933 34054 36379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.68% 31.07% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24702 28764 30633
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 £32,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 +135 155 £52,500 +13.51% 13
London +49 68 £65,000 +23.80% 4
South East +55 36 £40,000 +4.57%
North West +24 17 £50,000 -11.11% 3
City of London +65 15 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Manchester +21 14 £50,000 +5.26% 3
South West +7 14 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Surrey +43 12 £47,500 +24.18%
Hampshire - 11 £37,500 -
Leatherhead +17 10 £47,500 +50.79%
East of England +22 8 £57,500 +27.77%
Farnborough - 7 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 6 £32,500 -
Bristol +19 5 £60,000 +65.51% 2
West Midlands -8 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Birmingham -17 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Gloucestershire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £52,500 -
Oxford - 5 £52,500 -
Cheltenham - 5 £47,500 - 1
Slough - 4 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £40,000 - 1
Scotland - 4 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £50,000 - 3
Essex - 3 £42,500 -
Witham - 3 £42,500 -
Swindon - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire +15 2 £75,000 +66.66%
Luton +7 2 £75,000 +66.66%

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 247 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 232 (93.93%) SQL
3 167 (67.61%) Microsoft
4 139 (56.28%) .NET
5 127 (51.42%) C#
6 117 (47.37%) SQL Server
7 114 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
8 100 (40.49%) MVC
9 96 (38.87%) ASP.NET
10 85 (34.41%) Windows
11 78 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (31.17%) JavaScript
13 71 (28.74%) AngularJS
14 70 (28.34%) .NET Framework
15 68 (27.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 59 (23.89%) T-SQL
17 56 (22.67%) MS Excel
18 55 (22.27%) TDD
19 53 (21.46%) HTML
20 48 (19.43%) Finance
21 45 (18.22%) CSS
22 44 (17.81%) Migration
22 44 (17.81%) IaaS
22 44 (17.81%) Entity Framework
23 42 (17.00%) PaaS
24 41 (16.60%) KnockoutJS
24 41 (16.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 39 (15.79%) Visual Studio
25 39 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
25 39 (15.79%) MongoDB

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 (8.10%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (5.67%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.26%) IIS
4 10 (4.05%) NServiceBus
5 9 (3.64%) CMS
6 4 (1.62%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.21%) Apache
7 3 (1.21%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.21%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.21%) WordPress
8 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.81%) SAS
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.40%) Kentico
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (22.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 247 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (17.81%) IaaS
3 42 (17.00%) PaaS
4 36 (14.57%) SaaS
5 28 (11.34%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (6.48%) GitHub
8 14 (5.67%) Office 365
9 9 (3.64%) Azure Machine Learning
10 7 (2.83%) Data Lake Analytics
11 6 (2.43%) TestFlight
12 3 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.40%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.43%) Internet
2 5 (2.02%) Firewall
3 4 (1.62%) Network Security
3 4 (1.62%) SAN
4 3 (1.21%) HTTP
5 2 (0.81%) SMTP
5 2 (0.81%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.40%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 41 (16.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 37 (14.98%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (14.57%) Redis
6 35 (14.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (12.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (11.34%) MySQL
9 26 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
10 23 (9.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (8.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 22 (8.91%) NoSQL
12 21 (8.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (5.67%) Big Data
14 12 (4.86%) CouchDB
15 11 (4.45%) OLAP
15 11 (4.45%) Power BI
16 10 (4.05%) DocumentDB
16 10 (4.05%) SQL Server 2016
17 9 (3.64%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 39 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 27 (10.93%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.93%) Subversion
3 25 (10.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (9.72%) TeamCity
5 22 (8.91%) JIRA
6 16 (6.48%) ZenHub
7 15 (6.07%) YouTrack
8 14 (5.67%) NUnit
9 9 (3.64%) Jasmine
10 7 (2.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 6 (2.43%) JSUnit
11 6 (2.43%) MSTest
12 5 (2.02%) Selenium
13 3 (1.21%) ERwin
13 3 (1.21%) NCrunch
13 3 (1.21%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.81%) Moq
14 2 (0.81%) MSBuild
15 1 (0.40%) NSubstitute
General
1 48 (19.43%) Finance
2 19 (7.69%) Marketing
3 11 (4.45%) Law
4 10 (4.05%) Legal
5 3 (1.21%) Advertising
5 3 (1.21%) Automotive
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (55.06%) Developer
2 87 (35.22%) .NET Developer
3 63 (25.51%) C# Developer
4 46 (18.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (16.19%) Architect
6 35 (14.17%) DBA
7 31 (12.55%) Consultant
8 30 (12.15%) SQL DBA
9 29 (11.74%) Azure Architect
10 26 (10.53%) Senior Developer
11 24 (9.72%) Azure Consultant
11 24 (9.72%) Senior .NET Developer
12 20 (8.10%) Software Developer
13 19 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 19 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 19 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
14 18 (7.29%) Lead Developer
14 18 (7.29%) Senior Architect
14 18 (7.29%) Senior DBA
14 18 (7.29%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (56.28%) .NET
2 96 (38.87%) ASP.NET
3 78 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 71 (28.74%) AngularJS
5 70 (28.34%) .NET Framework
6 68 (27.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 53 (21.46%) HTML
8 45 (18.22%) CSS
9 44 (17.81%) Entity Framework
10 41 (16.60%) KnockoutJS
11 32 (12.96%) jQuery
12 29 (11.74%) HTML5
13 26 (10.53%) Web Services
14 24 (9.72%) WCF
15 23 (9.31%) REST
16 22 (8.91%) SignalR
16 22 (8.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (7.29%) LESS
18 17 (6.88%) WPF
19 16 (6.48%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.15%) Private Cloud
2 26 (10.53%) Replication
3 21 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.50%) Clustering
4 17 (6.88%) Mobile App
5 16 (6.48%) Data Centre
6 15 (6.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (5.67%) User Experience
8 9 (3.64%) Blog
8 9 (3.64%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.83%) Fintech
9 7 (2.83%) Neural Network
10 6 (2.43%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.62%) Social Media
12 3 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.21%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.81%) BBC
13 2 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 85 (34.41%) Windows
2 28 (11.34%) Windows Server
3 22 (8.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.64%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.62%) CentOS
5 4 (1.62%) Linux
5 4 (1.62%) VMS
5 4 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.21%) Android
6 3 (1.21%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.21%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (40.49%) MVC
3 55 (22.27%) TDD
4 44 (17.81%) Migration
5 39 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (14.98%) Scrum
7 36 (14.57%) Web Development
8 34 (13.77%) OO
9 30 (12.15%) Unit Testing
10 23 (9.31%) Infrastructure Management
11 21 (8.50%) OOD
12 20 (8.10%) Database Security
12 20 (8.10%) Mentoring
13 19 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (7.29%) Automated Testing
14 18 (7.29%) Software Engineering
15 17 (6.88%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (6.88%) SOA
16 16 (6.48%) Capacity Planning
16 16 (6.48%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 232 (93.93%) SQL
2 127 (51.42%) C#
3 77 (31.17%) JavaScript
4 59 (23.89%) T-SQL
5 21 (8.50%) PowerShell
6 13 (5.26%) TypeScript
7 8 (3.24%) R
8 6 (2.43%) F#
8 6 (2.43%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.02%) Apple Swift
9 5 (2.02%) Java
10 2 (0.81%) VB
10 2 (0.81%) VBA
11 1 (0.40%) Ruby
11 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (14.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (14.57%) Security Cleared
3 26 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 22 (8.91%) Degree
5 7 (2.83%) MCSE
6 4 (1.62%) CCNA
6 4 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.21%) MCSA
8 1 (0.40%) ISEB
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.21%) SAS 70
1 3 (1.21%) SSAE 16
2 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.81%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (13.36%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.07%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.45%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (3.24%) Docker
5 7 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.81%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (8.91%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.83%) Puppet
3 6 (2.43%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.81%) Kibana
4 2 (0.81%) logstash
5 1 (0.40%) Ansible
5 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 167 (67.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.31%) Google
3 19 (7.69%) RedGate
4 15 (6.07%) Rally
5 10 (4.05%) Tableau
6 8 (3.24%) VMware
7 5 (2.02%) Veeam
8 4 (1.62%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.21%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.21%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.21%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.81%) Oracle
10 2 (0.81%) Sony
10 2 (0.81%) Telerik
10 2 (0.81%) Teradata
11 1 (0.40%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.40%) Adobe
11 1 (0.40%) Dell
11 1 (0.40%) EMC
11 1 (0.40%) Yahoo!
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Salary: £68.55 per hour + Gratis parkeren
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport
ECOM
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, health care
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Posted: 5 days ago
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EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 70k per year + amazing benefits!
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £40k - 70k per year + amazing benefits!
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UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £42.5k - 75k per year + Pension, Medical + 36 hols
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City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Higher Education Statistics Agency
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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