Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Azure SQL Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 138 -
Rank change year-on-year -37 - -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.093% 0.22% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
North West median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% +46.15%

Azure SQL Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 997 761 1,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.85% 33.85% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 808 670 990
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Azure SQL Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Cheshire

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in Cheshire

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Alderley Edge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Azure SQL Database
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft