Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 205 242
Rank change year-on-year +41 +37 +25
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 30 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.77% 0.31% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.36% 1.03% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 1
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £47,375 £35,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £56,325 £70,000 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +23.53%

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 Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 894 1,451 1,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 22.99% 30.39% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 730 1,276 1,440
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £31,988 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Leeds

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in Leeds

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 30 (100.00%) SQL
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (96.67%) PowerShell
3 24 (80.00%) DNS
4 21 (70.00%) Finance
5 20 (66.67%) Windows
6 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (53.33%) Atlassian
7 16 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (53.33%) Scrum
7 16 (53.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 16 (53.33%) Analytics
7 16 (53.33%) Runbook
7 16 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
8 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
9 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (33.33%) PaaS
10 10 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (33.33%) DevOps
10 10 (33.33%) IaaS
10 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
10 10 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 8 (26.67%) Cloud Native
11 8 (26.67%) Big Data
11 8 (26.67%) Identity Management
11 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
11 8 (26.67%) Dell
11 8 (26.67%) Citrix
11 8 (26.67%) Skype for Business

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (26.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (33.33%) IaaS
3 10 (33.33%) PaaS
4 3 (10.00%) SaaS
5 1 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Big Data
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (10.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 16 (53.33%) Platform Engineer
1 16 (53.33%) PowerShell Engineer
1 16 (53.33%) Windows Engineer
1 16 (53.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Site Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Application Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Core
2 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.33%) Vue.js
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Analytics
2 16 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (53.33%) Runbook
2 16 (53.33%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 10 (33.33%) DevOps
3 10 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 8 (26.67%) Identity Management
5 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
5 7 (23.33%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) Proactive Management
7 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Line Management
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) SQL
2 29 (96.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) VBA
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) Python
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Atlassian
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Brocade
3 8 (26.67%) Citrix
3 8 (26.67%) Dell
3 8 (26.67%) VMware