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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 843 857 897
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +40
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 92 80 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.075% 0.038%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 88 59 30
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -28.57%

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
32087 32955 34414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.68% 30.96% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 28254 29062
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +33 89 £47,500 +5.55% 7
London -12 33 £60,000 +10.09% 3
North West +36 18 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Manchester +31 16 £47,500 +46.15% 3
South East +22 15 £52,500 -4.54%
Cheadle - 10 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire - 9 £52,500 -
East of England +2 7 £47,500 +19.57%
Reading - 6 £52,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £47,500 -
Derbyshire - 5 £47,500 -
Derby - 5 £47,500 -
South West - 5 £39,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £47,500 -
Dorset - 4 £39,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 4 £39,500 - 1
Stockport - 3 £47,500 -
Oxford - 3 £45,000 -
Peterborough - 3 £47,500 -
Wokingham - 3 £58,500 -
Wales +3 2 £38,500 +4.76%
West Wales -12 2 £38,500 +4.76%
Swansea -13 2 £38,500 +4.76%
Hertfordshire - 2 £44,244 -
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +8 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Surrey +3 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Abingdon - 1 £57,500 -
York - 1 £40,000 -

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 134 (95.04%) SQL
3 95 (67.38%) .NET
4 85 (60.28%) SQL Server
4 85 (60.28%) C#
5 68 (48.23%) MVC
6 65 (46.10%) ASP.NET
6 65 (46.10%) Microsoft
7 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
10 42 (29.79%) Windows
10 42 (29.79%) TDD
11 41 (29.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 40 (28.37%) Software Engineering
13 39 (27.66%) AngularJS
14 35 (24.82%) OO
15 34 (24.11%) NoSQL
16 32 (22.70%) HTML
16 32 (22.70%) .NET Framework
16 32 (22.70%) Amazon AWS
17 30 (21.28%) MongoDB
17 30 (21.28%) CSS
17 30 (21.28%) Entity Framework
18 28 (19.86%) MS Excel
19 27 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 26 (18.44%) Team Foundation Server
20 26 (18.44%) Mentoring
21 25 (17.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 24 (17.02%) Web Services

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (13.48%) Node.js
2 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (4.26%) TWiki
5 3 (2.13%) IIS
5 3 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (19.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.38%) MS Office
3 5 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 141 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (22.70%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (9.93%) GitHub
4 13 (9.22%) SaaS
5 10 (7.09%) IaaS
6 6 (4.26%) Office 365
7 5 (3.55%) PaaS
8 4 (2.84%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.71%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.06%) HTTP
1 17 (12.06%) Internet
2 9 (6.38%) Firewall
3 6 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (4.26%) VPN
4 5 (3.55%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.13%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.71%) NFC
6 1 (0.71%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (60.28%) SQL Server
2 34 (24.11%) NoSQL
3 30 (21.28%) MongoDB
4 27 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (17.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (11.35%) Big Data
7 15 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (6.38%) RavenDB
11 8 (5.67%) Hadoop
11 8 (5.67%) OLAP
12 7 (4.96%) InterSystems Cache
12 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (4.96%) Power BI
13 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (18.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (15.60%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.55%) JIRA
5 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.13%) Moq
6 3 (2.13%) NUnit
6 3 (2.13%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.42%) YouTrack
7 2 (1.42%) ZenHub
8 1 (0.71%) Firebug
8 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.71%) Protractor
General
1 18 (12.77%) Finance
2 12 (8.51%) Retail
3 6 (4.26%) Back Office
4 5 (3.55%) Marketing
5 2 (1.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Law
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (34.04%) Developer
2 36 (25.53%) .NET Developer
3 29 (20.57%) C# Developer
4 26 (18.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (17.02%) Software Engineer
6 23 (16.31%) Senior Software Engineer
7 17 (12.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (12.06%) Consultant
8 15 (10.64%) C# Software Engineer
9 14 (9.93%) .NET Software Engineer
9 14 (9.93%) Architect
9 14 (9.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (9.93%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 14 (9.93%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 13 (9.22%) Azure Architect
11 12 (8.51%) AWS Architect
11 12 (8.51%) IT Architect
11 12 (8.51%) IT Manager
11 12 (8.51%) IT Operations Manager
11 12 (8.51%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (67.38%) .NET
2 65 (46.10%) ASP.NET
3 51 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (29.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 39 (27.66%) AngularJS
6 32 (22.70%) .NET Framework
6 32 (22.70%) HTML
7 30 (21.28%) CSS
7 30 (21.28%) Entity Framework
8 24 (17.02%) Web Services
9 23 (16.31%) SignalR
10 19 (13.48%) REST
11 18 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (12.06%) Java EE
13 16 (11.35%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (11.35%) WinForms
13 16 (11.35%) WPF
14 13 (9.22%) XML
15 12 (8.51%) Ember.js
16 9 (6.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (17.02%) Fintech
2 17 (12.06%) N-Tier
3 12 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.80%) Replication
5 6 (4.26%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.55%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.55%) User Experience
7 3 (2.13%) Blog
7 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.42%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.79%) Windows
2 12 (8.51%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.55%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.13%) Linux
5 3 (2.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.42%) Android
6 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (48.23%) MVC
2 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (29.79%) TDD
4 40 (28.37%) Software Engineering
5 35 (24.82%) OO
6 26 (18.44%) Mentoring
7 23 (16.31%) SOA
8 20 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (12.77%) B2C
10 17 (12.06%) Data Modelling
10 17 (12.06%) Multithreading
11 16 (11.35%) Analytics
11 16 (11.35%) ETL
11 16 (11.35%) ITIL
12 15 (10.64%) OOP
13 14 (9.93%) BDD
13 14 (9.93%) OOD
14 13 (9.22%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (9.22%) Scrum
14 13 (9.22%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 134 (95.04%) SQL
2 85 (60.28%) C#
3 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 20 (14.18%) TypeScript
5 18 (12.77%) Java
6 14 (9.93%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.67%) R
7 8 (5.67%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.96%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.26%) MATLAB
9 6 (4.26%) VBA
10 5 (3.55%) VB
11 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.71%) Perl
12 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (9.93%) Degree
3 12 (8.51%) MCSE
4 9 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.26%) CCDP
5 6 (4.26%) CCNA
5 6 (4.26%) MCP
6 5 (3.55%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.55%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.13%) CCNP
7 3 (2.13%) ISEB
7 3 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.93%) Data Quality
2 12 (8.51%) PCI DSS
3 11 (7.80%) QA
4 6 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) SCCM
2 2 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (46.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.51%) Informatica
2 12 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (7.09%) VMware
4 9 (6.38%) Oracle
5 6 (4.26%) Citrix
6 5 (3.55%) Cisco
6 5 (3.55%) Google
7 3 (2.13%) Adobe
7 3 (2.13%) Infragistics
7 3 (2.13%) Telerik
8 2 (1.42%) Rally
8 2 (1.42%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.42%) Talend
8 2 (1.42%) Trillium
Manchester
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheadle
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago