Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 312 418
Rank change year-on-year +12 +106 +37
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 26 41 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.35% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 1.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 6
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +60.00% -33.04%
10th Percentile £47,750 £42,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £95,000 £58,625
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +60.00% -33.04%

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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3210 3506 5062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.42% 30.16% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2929 3222 4406
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% -1.79% +1.82%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in the City of London

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in the City of London

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) .NET
4 14 (53.85%) C#
4 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (50.00%) Web Services
5 13 (50.00%) OO
5 13 (50.00%) REST
6 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
7 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
8 10 (38.46%) SOA
8 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (34.62%) MVC
9 9 (34.62%) jQuery
10 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
10 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (30.77%) SQLite
10 8 (30.77%) CSS3
10 8 (30.77%) HTML5
10 8 (30.77%) Scrum
10 8 (30.77%) TDD
10 8 (30.77%) Subversion
10 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 8 (30.77%) SOAP
10 8 (30.77%) User Experience

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (23.08%) Office 365
3 5 (19.23%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) GitHub
4 4 (15.38%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (11.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 3 (11.54%) PaaS
5 3 (11.54%) TestFlight
6 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (3.85%) IaaS
7 1 (3.85%) SaaS
7 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) DocumentDB
2 8 (30.77%) SQLite
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (15.38%) Data Lake
4 4 (15.38%) Power BI
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (11.54%) CouchDB
5 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
5 3 (11.54%) MySQL
5 3 (11.54%) Redis
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (30.77%) Subversion
2 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (11.54%) Jasmine
5 3 (11.54%) JIRA
5 3 (11.54%) MSTest
5 3 (11.54%) NUnit
5 3 (11.54%) Selenium
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Azure Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Azure Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (11.54%) iOS Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Lead iOS Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Analytics Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Data Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) CSS
1 16 (61.54%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) REST
3 13 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (34.62%) jQuery
5 8 (30.77%) CSS3
5 8 (30.77%) HTML5
5 8 (30.77%) SOAP
6 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 6 (23.08%) Entity Framework
8 5 (19.23%) .NET Core
8 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
8 5 (19.23%) Node.js
8 5 (19.23%) OAuth
8 5 (19.23%) OpenID
8 5 (19.23%) Redux
9 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
9 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (30.77%) User Experience
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.69%) Fintech
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Blog
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) OO
2 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) SOA
4 9 (34.62%) MVC
5 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) SOLID
5 8 (30.77%) TDD
5 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
7 5 (19.23%) CQRS
7 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (19.23%) DevOps
7 5 (19.23%) MVVM
7 5 (19.23%) User Stories
7 5 (19.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) Apple Swift
5 3 (11.54%) Objective-C
5 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Sybase