Azure SQL Database Jobs in England

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 373 493 540
Rank change year-on-year +120 +47 -202
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 567 549 767
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.67% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.79% 2.65% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 503 474 603
10th Percentile £38,750 £47,150 £43,005
25th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -17.86% +3.70% +12.50%
75th Percentile £67,500 £84,688 £82,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £97,500 £96,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.81% +3.85% +8.33%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 14,978 20,753 35,573
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 17.82% 21.93% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11,415 12,823 19,404
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in England

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in England

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure SQL Database in England over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in England

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
London +56 169 £71,250 -10.94% 51
North of England +129 134 £55,000 -4.02% 16
South East +49 98 £57,500 -11.54% 22
North West +69 92 £55,000 -4.35% 12
East of England +63 59 £54,417 +45.11% 18
South West +25 55 £57,500 -2.13% 13
Midlands +3 42 £50,000 -6.10% 10
Yorkshire +100 28 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands +13 21 £55,000 +3.29% 7
East Midlands +1 21 £47,500 -17.39% 3
North East +7 14 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Azure SQL Database
UK

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.00%) Microsoft Exchange
3 8 (1.41%) CMS
4 6 (1.06%) Confluence
5 5 (0.88%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.53%) Apache
6 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.71%) Trello
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 567 (100.00%) Azure
2 190 (33.51%) Power Platform
3 133 (23.46%) Azure DevOps
4 107 (18.87%) Azure Data Factory
5 55 (9.70%) Serverless
6 53 (9.35%) Microsoft 365
7 52 (9.17%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 51 (8.99%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 47 (8.29%) Entra ID
10 45 (7.94%) Azure Logic Apps
11 43 (7.58%) PaaS
12 41 (7.23%) PowerApps
13 40 (7.05%) Azure Functions
14 33 (5.82%) Azure Service Bus
15 29 (5.11%) Power Automate
16 26 (4.59%) GitHub
16 26 (4.59%) IaaS
17 20 (3.53%) Azure App Service
18 19 (3.35%) AWS
18 19 (3.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (11.11%) Broadband
2 42 (7.41%) Internet
3 21 (3.70%) Firewall
4 19 (3.35%) DNS
5 13 (2.29%) Network Security
6 12 (2.12%) WAN
7 9 (1.59%) VPN
8 7 (1.23%) LAN
9 5 (0.88%) DHCP
9 5 (0.88%) SD-WAN
9 5 (0.88%) SSL
9 5 (0.88%) VLAN
9 5 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.35%) MPLS
11 1 (0.18%) 3GPP
11 1 (0.18%) 5G
11 1 (0.18%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (63.49%) SQL Server
2 163 (28.75%) Power BI
3 67 (11.82%) Data Lake
4 59 (10.41%) Data Warehouse
5 52 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 45 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (4.41%) Relational Database
8 21 (3.70%) MySQL
9 16 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 15 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (2.47%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.29%) Redis
13 12 (2.12%) NoSQL
14 11 (1.94%) Tableau
15 10 (1.76%) MongoDB
16 9 (1.59%) Delta Lake
16 9 (1.59%) MariaDB
17 8 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (1.41%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 35 (6.17%) Git
2 18 (3.17%) NUnit
3 14 (2.47%) Moq
4 12 (2.12%) JIRA
4 12 (2.12%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.41%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.71%) GitLab
7 4 (0.71%) MSTest
8 3 (0.53%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.18%) JMeter
10 1 (0.18%) Selenium
10 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.18%) Sourcetree
10 1 (0.18%) Subversion
10 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 154 (27.16%) Social Skills
2 69 (12.17%) Finance
3 42 (7.41%) Advertising
4 34 (6.00%) Marketing
5 25 (4.41%) Games
6 22 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (3.70%) Retail
8 19 (3.35%) Legal
9 15 (2.65%) Presentation Skills
10 12 (2.12%) Law
11 10 (1.76%) Public Sector
12 6 (1.06%) Aviation
12 6 (1.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 6 (1.06%) Organisational Skills
13 5 (0.88%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.71%) Banking
14 4 (0.71%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.53%) Tech for Good
15 3 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 243 (42.86%) Developer
2 170 (29.98%) .NET Developer
3 96 (16.93%) DBA
4 88 (15.52%) SQL DBA
5 72 (12.70%) Senior
6 62 (10.93%) Data Engineer
7 59 (10.41%) Azure Engineer
8 55 (9.70%) C# Developer
9 51 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 38 (6.70%) Lead
11 37 (6.53%) Internet Developer
12 32 (5.64%) Azure Data Engineer
13 30 (5.29%) Architect
14 27 (4.76%) Analyst
14 27 (4.76%) Senior Developer
15 22 (3.88%) Azure Developer
15 22 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
16 21 (3.70%) Senior Data Engineer
17 20 (3.53%) Software Engineer
18 19 (3.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (44.97%) .NET
2 184 (32.45%) .NET Core
3 179 (31.57%) CSS
4 178 (31.39%) ASP.NET
5 176 (31.04%) HTML
6 165 (29.10%) Entity Framework
7 156 (27.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 156 (27.51%) Blazor
8 155 (27.34%) CSS3
8 155 (27.34%) HTML5
9 41 (7.23%) .NET Framework
10 31 (5.47%) React
11 30 (5.29%) AngularJS
12 20 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (3.35%) ARM Templates
14 17 (3.00%) Razor View Engine
15 16 (2.82%) jQuery
16 15 (2.65%) REST
17 14 (2.47%) PySpark
18 13 (2.29%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (4.41%) Digital TV
3 17 (3.00%) Cloud Native
4 13 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.12%) Public Cloud
6 9 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 9 (1.59%) Product Ownership
7 7 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.23%) Replication
7 7 (1.23%) Social Media
8 5 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.71%) Clustering
9 4 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.71%) NHS
9 4 (0.71%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.71%) Reinsurance
9 4 (0.71%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.53%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 70 (12.35%) VMS
2 29 (5.11%) Windows
3 11 (1.94%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.06%) Linux
5 1 (0.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (43.74%) Agile
2 179 (31.57%) Full Stack Development
3 178 (31.39%) DevOps
4 174 (30.69%) MVC
5 172 (30.34%) Business Intelligence
6 164 (28.92%) TDD
7 153 (26.98%) BDD
8 103 (18.17%) Analytics
9 86 (15.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 80 (14.11%) High Availability
11 79 (13.93%) Performance Tuning
12 72 (12.70%) Collaborative Working
13 70 (12.35%) ETL
14 68 (11.99%) CI/CD
15 52 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
16 50 (8.82%) Data Modelling
17 47 (8.29%) Data Analytics
18 40 (7.05%) Data Engineering
18 40 (7.05%) Data Pipeline
19 35 (6.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 548 (96.65%) SQL
2 265 (46.74%) C#
3 208 (36.68%) JavaScript
4 120 (21.16%) T-SQL
5 92 (16.23%) PowerShell
6 67 (11.82%) Python
7 29 (5.11%) TypeScript
8 17 (3.00%) R
9 14 (2.47%) Data Analysis Expressions
10 11 (1.94%) Go
10 11 (1.94%) Java
11 10 (1.76%) Scala
12 9 (1.59%) Bash
12 9 (1.59%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.41%) U-SQL
14 7 (1.23%) Groovy
14 7 (1.23%) PHP
14 7 (1.23%) Ruby
15 6 (1.06%) Bicep
16 3 (0.53%) Kusto Query Language
Qualifications
1 102 (17.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (8.29%) Degree
3 39 (6.88%) Azure Certification
4 24 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.76%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.06%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.88%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.71%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.53%) CIPD
11 2 (0.35%) CIMA
11 2 (0.35%) MCSA
11 2 (0.35%) MCSE
12 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.53%) Data Quality
2 14 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.12%) QA
4 5 (0.88%) SLA
5 4 (0.71%) GDPR
6 3 (0.53%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.53%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.35%) PMO
8 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.18%) NCSC
System Software
1 84 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
2 48 (8.47%) Active Directory
3 36 (6.35%) Docker
4 5 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.35%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 41 (7.23%) Terraform
2 37 (6.53%) Kubernetes
3 12 (2.12%) Ansible
4 8 (1.41%) Progress Chef
5 7 (1.23%) Grafana
5 7 (1.23%) Prometheus
5 7 (1.23%) Puppet
5 7 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (1.06%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 398 (70.19%) Microsoft
2 67 (11.82%) Databricks
3 21 (3.70%) Facebook
4 18 (3.17%) Oracle
5 15 (2.65%) Commvault
6 10 (1.76%) New Relic
7 9 (1.59%) Apple
7 9 (1.59%) Google
8 7 (1.23%) SaltStack
9 6 (1.06%) Adobe
9 6 (1.06%) Citrix
9 6 (1.06%) Sun
9 6 (1.06%) VMware
10 5 (0.88%) SAP
11 4 (0.71%) Alteryx
11 4 (0.71%) Nintex
12 3 (0.53%) RedGate
12 3 (0.53%) Sony
12 3 (0.53%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.53%) Yahoo!