The first table below looks at the demand for Azure SQL Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Rank 200 215 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.057% 0.018% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.061% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1781 1642 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.84% 29.57% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1462 1483
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Azure SQL Database Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database across the West Midlands region.

Azure SQL Database Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Birmingham +8 3 - - 1
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MCSD
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Remote Sensing
1 3 (100.00%) Telematics
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive

Azure SQL Database
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Remote Sensing
1 3 (100.00%) Telematics
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSD
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
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