Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 210 129 241
Rank change year-on-year -81 +112 +70
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 21 3 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% 0.17% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.03% 0.71% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 26
10th Percentile £45,000 " £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 " £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +37.50% -15.79% +22.58%
75th Percentile £57,500 " £60,750
90th Percentile £65,000 " £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -10.00% +8.33%

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 East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,037 425 1,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.64% 23.38% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 597 348 1,435
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,040
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +2.15%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,750 £72,875 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in the East of England

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure SQL Database in the East of England.

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in the East of England

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure SQL Database in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in the East of England

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire - 11 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £55,000 - 6
Bedfordshire -24 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Azure SQL Database
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) Azure
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
4 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
5 9 (42.86%) AWS
5 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
5 9 (42.86%) Kubernetes
5 9 (42.86%) Social Skills
6 8 (38.10%) Power Platform
6 8 (38.10%) Power BI
7 7 (33.33%) Public Cloud
7 7 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (33.33%) Data Engineering
7 7 (33.33%) IaaS
7 7 (33.33%) Docker
7 7 (33.33%) Analytics
7 7 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (33.33%) Data Lake
7 7 (33.33%) ETL
7 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
8 6 (28.57%) Azure Sentinel
8 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Azure
2 9 (42.86%) AWS
3 8 (38.10%) Power Platform
4 7 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
4 7 (33.33%) IaaS
5 6 (28.57%) Azure Sentinel
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) GitHub
6 1 (4.76%) Power Automate
6 1 (4.76%) PowerApps
6 1 (4.76%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) Power BI
3 7 (33.33%) Data Lake
3 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
5 2 (9.52%) GIS
5 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.52%) Spatial Data
6 1 (4.76%) Metadata
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL
6 1 (4.76%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Database Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Data Scientist
3 1 (4.76%) ETL Architect
3 1 (4.76%) MIS Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) MIS Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) NumPy
1 1 (4.76%) REST
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) UDDI
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) WSDL
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 7 (33.33%) Analytics
2 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (33.33%) Data Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) ETL
2 7 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 6 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
3 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) High Availability
5 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Process Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Requirements Gathering
5 2 (9.52%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) R
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) HP Fortify
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com