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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 820 897 949
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +52
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 96 73 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.066% 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.33% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 88 68 43
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
29145 36067 38672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.87% 32.55% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24822 30399 33209
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +66 83 £50,000 +5.26% 22
London +56 36 £60,000 +14.28% 10
North West +35 18 £47,500 -26.92% 5
Manchester - 13 £47,500 - 4
South West +17 12 £48,000 +28.00%
City of London +57 9 £65,000 +25.00% 3
Gloucestershire - 8 £48,000 -
Cheltenham - 8 £48,000 -
South East +20 7 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Liverpool - 5 £47,500 - 1
Merseyside - 5 £47,500 - 1
East of England +38 4 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £27,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £27,500 - 1
Kettering - 4 £27,500 -
Luton +16 3 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Bedfordshire +15 3 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Cheadle - 3 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Swindon - 3 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £40,000 -
Scotland - 3 £45,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Croydon - 2 £41,250 -
Oxford - 2 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £52,500 -
Bristol +23 1 - -
Surrey +12 1 £85,000 +88.88% 1
Norfolk - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 -

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 189 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 179 (94.71%) SQL
3 129 (68.25%) Microsoft
4 98 (51.85%) .NET
5 93 (49.21%) C#
6 89 (47.09%) SQL Server
7 85 (44.97%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (43.92%) MVC
9 80 (42.33%) ASP.NET
10 62 (32.80%) AngularJS
11 59 (31.22%) Windows
12 57 (30.16%) JavaScript
12 57 (30.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 57 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (23.28%) MS Excel
14 43 (22.75%) TDD
15 37 (19.58%) Visual Studio
16 36 (19.05%) .NET Framework
17 32 (16.93%) HTML
17 32 (16.93%) MongoDB
18 30 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
18 30 (15.87%) Software Engineering
19 29 (15.34%) IaaS
20 28 (14.81%) SignalR
21 27 (14.29%) Entity Framework
21 27 (14.29%) CSS
21 27 (14.29%) OO
22 26 (13.76%) T-SQL
22 26 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
22 26 (13.76%) Mentoring

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 16 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.65%) CMS
4 5 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.06%) SAS
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.53%) Kentico
6 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 44 (23.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 189 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (15.34%) IaaS
3 24 (12.70%) PaaS
4 20 (10.58%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (6.88%) GitHub
7 12 (6.35%) SaaS
8 8 (4.23%) Office 365
9 6 (3.17%) Azure Machine Learning
10 5 (2.65%) TestFlight
11 3 (1.59%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.59%) Yammer
12 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.53%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.41%) Internet
2 13 (6.88%) HTTP
3 3 (1.59%) Firewall
3 3 (1.59%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.53%) AMQP
4 1 (0.53%) NFC
4 1 (0.53%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (47.09%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.93%) MongoDB
3 25 (13.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (12.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (11.64%) NoSQL
5 22 (11.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (10.05%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (10.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 19 (10.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (9.52%) MySQL
8 14 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (6.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (6.35%) Redis
11 8 (4.23%) Power BI
11 8 (4.23%) Relational Database
12 7 (3.70%) RDBMS
12 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (3.17%) OLAP
14 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (2.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (19.58%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (8.47%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.35%) JIRA
5 11 (5.82%) TeamCity
5 11 (5.82%) YouTrack
5 11 (5.82%) ZenHub
6 10 (5.29%) NUnit
7 8 (4.23%) Subversion
8 3 (1.59%) ERwin
9 2 (1.06%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.06%) Moq
9 2 (1.06%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.06%) MSTest
9 2 (1.06%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.53%) Maven
10 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 22 (11.64%) Finance
2 8 (4.23%) Marketing
3 6 (3.17%) Legal
4 3 (1.59%) Law
5 2 (1.06%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Automotive
6 1 (0.53%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 95 (50.26%) Developer
2 61 (32.28%) .NET Developer
3 54 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 40 (21.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (20.63%) Consultant
6 20 (10.58%) Architect
7 19 (10.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
9 17 (8.99%) DBA
10 16 (8.47%) Azure Consultant
10 16 (8.47%) Software Engineer
10 16 (8.47%) SQL DBA
11 14 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
12 13 (6.88%) .NET Software Engineer
12 13 (6.88%) Senior Developer
13 12 (6.35%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
13 12 (6.35%) Senior C# Software Engineer
13 12 (6.35%) Senior DBA
13 12 (6.35%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (51.85%) .NET
2 80 (42.33%) ASP.NET
3 62 (32.80%) AngularJS
4 57 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (30.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 36 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 32 (16.93%) HTML
7 28 (14.81%) SignalR
8 27 (14.29%) CSS
8 27 (14.29%) Entity Framework
9 25 (13.23%) KnockoutJS
9 25 (13.23%) REST
10 23 (12.17%) Web Services
11 21 (11.11%) WPF
12 18 (9.52%) Ember.js
12 18 (9.52%) WinForms
13 16 (8.47%) Backbone.js
14 15 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 15 (7.94%) Spine.js
15 13 (6.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.88%) N-Tier
1 13 (6.88%) Replication
2 12 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.35%) Clustering
3 11 (5.82%) Private Cloud
4 9 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.23%) User Experience
6 7 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (3.17%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.12%) Fintech
8 4 (2.12%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.59%) Social Media
10 2 (1.06%) Blog
10 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.06%) iPad
10 2 (1.06%) Neural Network
11 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.53%) iPhone
11 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.22%) Windows
2 7 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 6 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.65%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.65%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.53%) VMS
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (44.97%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (43.92%) MVC
3 43 (22.75%) TDD
4 30 (15.87%) Software Engineering
5 27 (14.29%) OO
6 26 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (13.76%) Mentoring
7 22 (11.64%) Migration
8 21 (11.11%) Web Development
9 19 (10.05%) Scrum
10 15 (7.94%) Unit Testing
11 14 (7.41%) Multithreading
11 14 (7.41%) OOD
11 14 (7.41%) SOA
12 13 (6.88%) Database Security
13 11 (5.82%) Analytics
13 11 (5.82%) Capacity Planning
13 11 (5.82%) Database Optimisation
14 10 (5.29%) Presales
15 9 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 179 (94.71%) SQL
2 93 (49.21%) C#
3 57 (30.16%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.76%) T-SQL
5 15 (7.94%) TypeScript
6 14 (7.41%) Java
7 8 (4.23%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.17%) F#
8 6 (3.17%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.65%) Apple Swift
9 5 (2.65%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.59%) R
11 1 (0.53%) Ruby
11 1 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (12.17%) Security Cleared
3 21 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.35%) Degree
5 7 (3.70%) MCSE
6 3 (1.59%) CCNP
6 3 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.59%) ISEB
6 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (10.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (8.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.59%) SCCM
3 2 (1.06%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.53%) Ansible
4 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 129 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.41%) VMware
3 12 (6.35%) Google
4 11 (5.82%) Rally
4 11 (5.82%) RedGate
5 8 (4.23%) Citrix
6 7 (3.70%) Cisco
7 5 (2.65%) Adobe
8 3 (1.59%) Alteryx
8 3 (1.59%) Oracle
8 3 (1.59%) Tableau
9 2 (1.06%) Talend
9 2 (1.06%) Telerik
9 2 (1.06%) Trillium
10 1 (0.53%) BT
10 1 (0.53%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.53%) Informatica
10 1 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.53%) Teradata
10 1 (0.53%) Yahoo!
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