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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England / London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 519 623 639
Rank change year-on-year +104 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 77 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.061% 0.086%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 57 24 34
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £50,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,625
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.52% +6.11%  

Azure SQL Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10333 13295 14146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 30.28% 31.17% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8868 11643 12143
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +56 16 £57,500 -11.53% 4
West End of London - 1 £67,500 -
Azure SQL Database
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (99.29%) SQL
3 106 (75.71%) .NET
4 102 (72.86%) Microsoft
5 97 (69.29%) SQL Server
6 79 (56.43%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (47.14%) C#
8 62 (44.29%) Business Intelligence
9 60 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 59 (42.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 57 (40.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 57 (40.71%) Power BI
12 51 (36.43%) T-SQL
13 45 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
13 45 (32.14%) MVC
13 45 (32.14%) TDD
14 42 (30.00%) ASP.NET
14 42 (30.00%) .NET Framework
15 41 (29.29%) Entity Framework
15 41 (29.29%) AngularJS
15 41 (29.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 39 (27.86%) Tableau
17 38 (27.14%) Git (software)
17 38 (27.14%) JavaScript
18 36 (25.71%) Scrum
18 36 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
18 36 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
19 35 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
19 35 (25.00%) QlikView
20 34 (24.29%) MDX

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 11 (7.86%) IIS
2 5 (3.57%) NServiceBus
2 5 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.43%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) InDesign
1 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (5.00%) MicroStation
2 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 140 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (17.14%) PaaS
3 19 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (9.29%) Data Lake Analytics
5 10 (7.14%) IaaS
6 9 (6.43%) Azure Machine Learning
7 8 (5.71%) TestFlight
8 6 (4.29%) Office 365
9 5 (3.57%) SaaS
10 3 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (0.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (69.29%) SQL Server
2 60 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (42.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (40.71%) Power BI
4 57 (40.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (25.00%) QlikView
7 34 (24.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 31 (22.14%) Big Data
9 30 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (17.14%) MongoDB
11 21 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
12 20 (14.29%) Relational Database
13 16 (11.43%) MySQL
13 16 (11.43%) NoSQL
14 14 (10.00%) Data Lake
14 14 (10.00%) DocumentDB
15 12 (8.57%) Data Mining
15 12 (8.57%) HDInsight
16 9 (6.43%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (27.14%) Git (software)
2 36 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 13 (9.29%) JIRA
5 11 (7.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (7.86%) TeamCity
6 9 (6.43%) Mercurial
7 8 (5.71%) SpecFlow
8 6 (4.29%) Subversion
9 5 (3.57%) Jasmine
9 5 (3.57%) MSTest
9 5 (3.57%) NUnit
9 5 (3.57%) Selenium
10 2 (1.43%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.71%) dotCover
11 1 (0.71%) dotTrace
General
1 34 (24.29%) Legal
2 20 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (2.14%) Marketing
4 2 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Automotive
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (52.14%) Developer
2 37 (26.43%) Consultant
3 34 (24.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 32 (22.86%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 30 (21.43%) Microsoft Consultant
6 25 (17.86%) Senior Developer
7 21 (15.00%) Azure Consultant
8 20 (14.29%) C# Developer
9 19 (13.57%) .NET Developer
10 18 (12.86%) Architect
11 17 (12.14%) Azure Developer
12 16 (11.43%) Azure Architect
13 13 (9.29%) Cloud Architect
13 13 (9.29%) SSIS Consultant
14 12 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
15 9 (6.43%) Applications Developer
15 9 (6.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 9 (6.43%) DBA
15 9 (6.43%) Senior Applications Developer
15 9 (6.43%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (75.71%) .NET
2 42 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 42 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 41 (29.29%) AngularJS
3 41 (29.29%) Entity Framework
4 36 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 34 (24.29%) MDX
6 33 (23.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (22.86%) CSS
8 25 (17.86%) Web Services
9 23 (16.43%) HTML
10 22 (15.71%) REST
11 21 (15.00%) jQuery
12 17 (12.14%) SOAP
12 17 (12.14%) WCF
13 15 (10.71%) HTML5
14 14 (10.00%) CSS3
15 12 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (7.86%) LINQ
17 10 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) User Experience
2 13 (9.29%) Mobile App
3 12 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.43%) Replication
5 8 (5.71%) iPad
6 7 (5.00%) Clustering
6 7 (5.00%) iPhone
7 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.57%) Fintech
8 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.71%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.43%) Windows
2 17 (12.14%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.71%) Android
4 5 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.43%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (44.29%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (32.14%) MVC
3 45 (32.14%) TDD
4 36 (25.71%) Scrum
5 35 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 33 (23.57%) DevOps
7 29 (20.71%) Analytics
8 28 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 27 (19.29%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (16.43%) SOLID
11 20 (14.29%) Presales
11 20 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 16 (11.43%) BDD
13 15 (10.71%) iOS Development
13 15 (10.71%) OO
14 13 (9.29%) Automated Testing
14 13 (9.29%) Inversion of Control
14 13 (9.29%) Machine Learning
14 13 (9.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 139 (99.29%) SQL
2 66 (47.14%) C#
3 51 (36.43%) T-SQL
4 41 (29.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 38 (27.14%) JavaScript
6 17 (12.14%) Java
7 16 (11.43%) Apple Swift
7 16 (11.43%) Objective-C
8 13 (9.29%) PowerShell
9 12 (8.57%) TypeScript
10 7 (5.00%) C++
11 2 (1.43%) R
12 1 (0.71%) F#
12 1 (0.71%) Python
12 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.71%) VBA
12 1 (0.71%) VBScript
12 1 (0.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (0.71%) MCSA
3 1 (0.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.43%) Docker
2 8 (5.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.57%) vSphere
3 5 (3.57%) XenApp
4 3 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.43%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.71%) HDFS
6 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.71%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.71%) Oozie
Vendors
1 102 (72.86%) Microsoft
2 39 (27.86%) Tableau
3 25 (17.86%) Oracle
4 14 (10.00%) Cognizant
5 8 (5.71%) AppDynamics
5 8 (5.71%) Atlassian
5 8 (5.71%) Google
5 8 (5.71%) New Relic
5 8 (5.71%) Xamarin
6 7 (5.00%) Adobe
7 5 (3.57%) AppSense
7 5 (3.57%) Citrix
7 5 (3.57%) CommVault
7 5 (3.57%) Dell
7 5 (3.57%) Dell Compellent
7 5 (3.57%) VMware
8 4 (2.86%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.43%) Informatica
9 2 (1.43%) Talend
9 2 (1.43%) Teradata
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