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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 704 900 887
Rank change year-on-year
+196 -13
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 173 58 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.055% 0.078%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.17% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 162 48 63
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,550 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £85,000 £61,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%

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
27195 33883 35092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.94% 31.90% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23321 28540 29959
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +183 164 £50,000 -9.09% 17
South East +137 78 £46,250 -19.56% 5
Surrey - 61 £47,500 - 4
London +98 57 £60,000 - 4
Leatherhead - 50 £47,500 - 1
City of London - 25 £62,500 - 2
Hampshire - 13 £37,500 - 1
North West -10 12 £50,000 +8.10% 4
Farnborough - 12 £37,500 - 1
Manchester -23 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Scotland +32 7 £40,000 - 3
South West +18 7 £51,250 +36.66% 1
Glasgow +27 6 £40,000 - 2
Farnham - 5 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -7 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 4 - -
East of England -1 3 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Gloucestershire -13 3 £55,000 +46.66%
Cheshire - 3 £42,500 -
Chester - 3 £42,500 -
Derby - 2 £50,000 -
Staines - 2 - - 1
Nottingham - 2 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £51,250 -
Suffolk - 2 £43,750 - 2
Oxfordshire +28 1 - -
Hertfordshire +6 1 £57,500 -

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 350 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 335 (95.71%) SQL
3 256 (73.14%) Microsoft
4 236 (67.43%) .NET
5 219 (62.57%) SQL Server
6 214 (61.14%) C#
7 199 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
8 147 (42.00%) T-SQL
9 143 (40.86%) .NET Framework
10 121 (34.57%) JavaScript
11 120 (34.29%) TDD
12 116 (33.14%) MVC
13 114 (32.57%) Entity Framework
14 110 (31.43%) ASP.NET
14 110 (31.43%) Windows
15 108 (30.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 107 (30.57%) HTML
17 102 (29.14%) CSS
18 93 (26.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 90 (25.71%) AngularJS
20 83 (23.71%) Web Services
21 81 (23.14%) Business Intelligence
22 80 (22.86%) WCF
23 79 (22.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 78 (22.29%) Unit Testing
25 73 (20.86%) SOLID
26 71 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 70 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
27 70 (20.00%) REST
28 69 (19.71%) HTML5

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 39 (11.14%) IIS
2 36 (10.29%) NServiceBus
3 18 (5.14%) SharePoint
4 17 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.57%) CMS
6 6 (1.71%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.14%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.14%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.86%) Apache
8 3 (0.86%) WordPress
9 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.29%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.29%) Confluence
10 1 (0.29%) Kentico
10 1 (0.29%) SAS
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.43%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) InDesign
3 3 (0.86%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 350 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (12.29%) SaaS
4 41 (11.71%) IaaS
4 41 (11.71%) PaaS
5 29 (8.29%) Data Lake Analytics
6 23 (6.57%) Office 365
7 20 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
8 16 (4.57%) Azure Machine Learning
9 10 (2.86%) GitHub
10 4 (1.14%) TestFlight
11 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.57%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.29%) Firewall
2 7 (2.00%) DNS
2 7 (2.00%) SAN
3 6 (1.71%) Unified Communications
4 5 (1.43%) Network Security
5 4 (1.14%) Internet
6 2 (0.57%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.57%) SMTP
7 1 (0.29%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (62.57%) SQL Server
2 79 (22.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 67 (19.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 62 (17.71%) Redis
7 55 (15.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 53 (15.14%) Power BI
9 49 (14.00%) NoSQL
10 43 (12.29%) Big Data
11 35 (10.00%) CouchDB
12 33 (9.43%) Couchbase
13 32 (9.14%) Data Lake
13 32 (9.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 30 (8.57%) RavenDB
15 29 (8.29%) MongoDB
15 29 (8.29%) MySQL
16 28 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
17 27 (7.71%) Event Store
17 27 (7.71%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 49 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 44 (12.57%) TeamCity
3 41 (11.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (9.71%) Git (software)
5 27 (7.71%) JSUnit
6 26 (7.43%) Subversion
7 23 (6.57%) JIRA
8 12 (3.43%) Jasmine
8 12 (3.43%) NUnit
9 10 (2.86%) MSTest
9 10 (2.86%) ZenHub
10 9 (2.57%) AppVeyor
10 9 (2.57%) Selenium
10 9 (2.57%) YouTrack
11 7 (2.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 3 (0.86%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.86%) Moq
12 3 (0.86%) NCrunch
12 3 (0.86%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.57%) Fiddler
General
1 48 (13.71%) Finance
2 38 (10.86%) Legal
3 18 (5.14%) Marketing
4 13 (3.71%) Law
5 5 (1.43%) Advertising
6 3 (0.86%) Automotive
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 192 (54.86%) Developer
2 142 (40.57%) .NET Developer
3 83 (23.71%) C# Developer
4 66 (18.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (17.14%) Senior Developer
6 56 (16.00%) Consultant
7 54 (15.43%) Architect
8 51 (14.57%) Senior .NET Developer
9 40 (11.43%) DBA
10 39 (11.14%) Azure Architect
11 35 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 35 (10.00%) Software Developer
11 35 (10.00%) SQL DBA
12 32 (9.14%) Senior C# Developer
13 30 (8.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 29 (8.29%) Azure Consultant
14 29 (8.29%) Microsoft Consultant
15 25 (7.14%) Agile Developer
16 24 (6.86%) Agile .NET Developer
17 22 (6.29%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (67.43%) .NET
2 143 (40.86%) .NET Framework
3 114 (32.57%) Entity Framework
4 110 (31.43%) ASP.NET
5 108 (30.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 107 (30.57%) HTML
7 102 (29.14%) CSS
8 93 (26.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 90 (25.71%) AngularJS
10 83 (23.71%) Web Services
11 80 (22.86%) WCF
12 70 (20.00%) REST
13 69 (19.71%) HTML5
14 51 (14.57%) jQuery
15 50 (14.29%) LESS
16 41 (11.71%) KnockoutJS
17 35 (10.00%) MSMQ
18 31 (8.86%) Reactive Extensions
19 30 (8.57%) Durandal
20 28 (8.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.29%) Blog
2 45 (12.86%) User Experience
3 35 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 27 (7.71%) Replication
5 24 (6.86%) Mobile App
6 23 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (6.57%) Clustering
7 21 (6.00%) Data Centre
8 13 (3.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (2.86%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.57%) Visualisation
11 7 (2.00%) Neural Network
11 7 (2.00%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.71%) Fintech
12 6 (1.71%) Statistics
13 5 (1.43%) iPad
14 4 (1.14%) iPhone
15 3 (0.86%) Data Integration
15 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 110 (31.43%) Windows
2 60 (17.14%) Windows Server
3 50 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (2.57%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.29%) Linux
6 7 (2.00%) Android
7 6 (1.71%) CentOS
8 3 (0.86%) VMS
8 3 (0.86%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (34.29%) TDD
3 116 (33.14%) MVC
4 81 (23.14%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (22.29%) Unit Testing
6 73 (20.86%) SOLID
7 67 (19.14%) Performance Tuning
8 54 (15.43%) Scrum
9 52 (14.86%) Automated Testing
10 44 (12.57%) Migration
11 43 (12.29%) Infrastructure Management
12 40 (11.43%) Kimball Methodology
12 40 (11.43%) Web Development
13 39 (11.14%) Analytics
13 39 (11.14%) DevOps
14 35 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
14 35 (10.00%) Presales
15 34 (9.71%) SOA
16 32 (9.14%) OO
17 27 (7.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 335 (95.71%) SQL
2 214 (61.14%) C#
3 147 (42.00%) T-SQL
4 121 (34.57%) JavaScript
5 42 (12.00%) PowerShell
6 28 (8.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 21 (6.00%) TypeScript
8 12 (3.43%) R
9 7 (2.00%) Java
10 4 (1.14%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.86%) Apple Swift
11 3 (0.86%) C++
11 3 (0.86%) VB
11 3 (0.86%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.57%) PHP
12 2 (0.57%) Python
12 2 (0.57%) VBA
13 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (15.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.57%) SC Cleared
4 22 (6.29%) Degree
5 13 (3.71%) MCSE
6 7 (2.00%) MCSA
7 6 (1.71%) CCNA
7 6 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.86%) SAS 70
2 3 (0.86%) SSAE 16
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (8.57%) Docker
2 29 (8.29%) Active Directory
3 18 (5.14%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.14%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.57%) XenApp
8 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (7.71%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (7.71%) Puppet
2 16 (4.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (2.00%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.86%) Kibana
4 3 (0.86%) logstash
5 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.57%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) Oozie
Vendors
1 256 (73.14%) Microsoft
2 37 (10.57%) Tableau
3 17 (4.86%) RedGate
4 16 (4.57%) Google
5 15 (4.29%) Oracle
6 11 (3.14%) VMware
7 9 (2.57%) CA Agile Central
8 8 (2.29%) SolarWinds
8 8 (2.29%) Veeam
9 5 (1.43%) Cognizant
9 5 (1.43%) Dell
9 5 (1.43%) Teradata
10 4 (1.14%) Adobe
10 4 (1.14%) Cisco
10 4 (1.14%) Citrix
10 4 (1.14%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.86%) Dell Compellent
12 2 (0.57%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.57%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.57%) Twitter
Camberley, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Paisley, Renfrewshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + 2017 benefit pack
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy
Salary: £50k - £58k per annum + 10% bonus, 5% Pension.
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £52.5k - 75k per year + Pension, Medical + 36 hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits & Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago