Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 629 706 845
Rank change year-on-year +77 +139 -15
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 202 130 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.27% 0.18% 0.081%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.92% 0.59% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 196 124 55
London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +13.04% +2.68%
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £95,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 21885 22027 26854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.58% 29.72% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17605 19192 22900
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in London

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in London

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in London

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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
Central London +3 33 £56,250 -6.25% 3
West London - 8 £52,500 -
North London +6 5 £25,000 -55.36%
South London - 2 £51,250 -
Azure SQL Database
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 London region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 202 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 197 (97.52%) SQL
3 139 (68.81%) SQL Server
4 112 (55.45%) Microsoft
5 103 (50.99%) C#
6 100 (49.50%) .NET
7 76 (37.62%) JavaScript
8 69 (34.16%) Business Intelligence
9 63 (31.19%) CSS
10 62 (30.69%) HTML
10 62 (30.69%) MVC
11 60 (29.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 54 (26.73%) ASP.NET
13 51 (25.25%) jQuery
14 50 (24.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 50 (24.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 49 (24.26%) Data Warehouse
15 49 (24.26%) AngularJS
16 47 (23.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 46 (22.77%) Azure Data Factory
18 45 (22.28%) Power BI
19 43 (21.29%) OO
20 41 (20.30%) Analytics
21 39 (19.31%) Data Lake
22 37 (18.32%) Presales
22 37 (18.32%) Entity Framework
23 36 (17.82%) Finance
24 35 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
24 35 (17.33%) T-SQL
25 34 (16.83%) Windows

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 22 (10.89%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.91%) Umbraco
3 8 (3.96%) IIS
4 3 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.50%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.49%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 202 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (22.77%) Azure Data Factory
3 28 (13.86%) Office 365
4 26 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (12.38%) SaaS
6 20 (9.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 20 (9.90%) IaaS
7 17 (8.42%) PaaS
8 16 (7.92%) GitHub
9 11 (5.45%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 7 (3.47%) Serverless
11 6 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (2.48%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (1.49%) npm
14 2 (0.99%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.99%) Data Lake Analytics
14 2 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.97%) Firewall
1 6 (2.97%) VPN
2 5 (2.48%) Network Security
2 5 (2.48%) VLAN
3 2 (0.99%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) DHCP
4 1 (0.50%) DNS
4 1 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.50%) SAN
4 1 (0.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (68.81%) SQL Server
2 50 (24.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 50 (24.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (24.26%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (23.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (22.28%) Power BI
6 39 (19.31%) Data Lake
7 34 (16.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 23 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (10.40%) SQL Server 2014
10 17 (8.42%) DocumentDB
11 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 14 (6.93%) NoSQL
12 12 (5.94%) Big Data
12 12 (5.94%) OLAP
12 12 (5.94%) Redis
13 10 (4.95%) Oracle OLAP
14 9 (4.46%) SQLite
15 6 (2.97%) Relational Database
16 4 (1.98%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 33 (16.34%) Git (software)
2 29 (14.36%) Visual Studio
3 22 (10.89%) Subversion
4 17 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.46%) JIRA
5 9 (4.46%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (3.96%) Jasmine
6 8 (3.96%) MSTest
6 8 (3.96%) NUnit
6 8 (3.96%) Selenium
7 3 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.49%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.50%) AppVeyor
8 1 (0.50%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.50%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.50%) ZenHub
General
1 36 (17.82%) Finance
2 21 (10.40%) Retail
3 7 (3.47%) Advertising
4 3 (1.49%) Marketing
5 2 (0.99%) Law
5 2 (0.99%) Legal
5 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.99%) Publishing
5 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 101 (50.00%) Developer
2 48 (23.76%) C# Developer
3 42 (20.79%) Consultant
4 34 (16.83%) .NET Developer
5 31 (15.35%) Architect
6 29 (14.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 25 (12.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 25 (12.38%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 24 (11.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (11.39%) HTML CSS Developer
9 23 (11.39%) HTML Developer
10 22 (10.89%) Angular Developer
11 21 (10.40%) SQL Developer
12 19 (9.41%) Azure Consultant
12 19 (9.41%) Azure Developer
13 16 (7.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 16 (7.92%) Power BI Consultant
13 16 (7.92%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (6.93%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
14 14 (6.93%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (49.50%) .NET
2 63 (31.19%) CSS
3 62 (30.69%) HTML
4 60 (29.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 54 (26.73%) ASP.NET
6 51 (25.25%) jQuery
7 49 (24.26%) AngularJS
8 37 (18.32%) Entity Framework
9 33 (16.34%) .NET Framework
10 32 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (14.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 26 (12.87%) HTML5
12 26 (12.87%) REST
13 25 (12.38%) CSS3
13 25 (12.38%) Sass
14 23 (11.39%) LESS
15 22 (10.89%) Ajax
15 22 (10.89%) Web Services
16 18 (8.91%) Razor View Engine
17 17 (8.42%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.41%) User Experience
2 18 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (7.92%) Fintech
4 13 (6.44%) Replication
5 11 (5.45%) Blog
6 4 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.49%) Clustering
7 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.99%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.99%) RIA
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.83%) Windows
2 16 (7.92%) Windows Server
3 10 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.96%) Windows 10
5 7 (3.47%) VMS
6 5 (2.48%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.98%) CentOS
7 4 (1.98%) Linux
7 4 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.98%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.49%) Android
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (34.16%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (30.69%) MVC
3 43 (21.29%) OO
4 41 (20.30%) Analytics
5 37 (18.32%) Presales
6 35 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (14.85%) ETL
8 27 (13.37%) Data Visualisation
8 27 (13.37%) Visualisation
9 25 (12.38%) Business Analytics
10 24 (11.88%) TDD
11 23 (11.39%) SOA
11 23 (11.39%) Test Automation
12 22 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (9.90%) DevOps
14 19 (9.41%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (8.91%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (8.91%) Front End Development
15 18 (8.91%) SOLID
16 14 (6.93%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 197 (97.52%) SQL
2 103 (50.99%) C#
3 76 (37.62%) JavaScript
4 35 (17.33%) T-SQL
5 31 (15.35%) PowerShell
6 13 (6.44%) TypeScript
7 6 (2.97%) U-SQL
8 4 (1.98%) VBA
9 3 (1.49%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.49%) C
9 3 (1.49%) ES6
9 3 (1.49%) Java
9 3 (1.49%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.49%) VB
9 3 (1.49%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.99%) Python
11 1 (0.50%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (5.94%) Degree
2 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.98%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.99%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (0.99%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) GDPR
3 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (9.90%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.94%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (4.46%) vSphere
3 9 (4.46%) XenApp
4 4 (1.98%) Docker
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.93%) SCCM
2 3 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (1.49%) SCOM
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 112 (55.45%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.84%) Oracle
3 30 (14.85%) Tableau
4 10 (4.95%) Google
4 10 (4.95%) Sybase
4 10 (4.95%) VMware
5 9 (4.46%) AppSense
5 9 (4.46%) Citrix
5 9 (4.46%) Palo Alto
6 7 (3.47%) CommVault
6 7 (3.47%) Dell
6 7 (3.47%) Dell Compellent
7 6 (2.97%) BT
7 6 (2.97%) Yahoo!
8 4 (1.98%) IBM
9 3 (1.49%) Talend
10 1 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.50%) Capita
10 1 (0.50%) MapR
10 1 (0.50%) Sitecore