Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England > London
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 546 680 847
Rank change year-on-year +134 +167 -32
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 295 140 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.20% 0.063%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.37% 0.68% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 263 115 47
London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +15.38%
10th Percentile £47,850 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £82,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.11%

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 21,564 20,675 26,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.81% 30.14% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17,678 17,975 22,857
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,015
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 2018. 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 +19 107 £65,000 +10.64% 9
West London - 20 £50,000 - 3
South London - 2 £51,250 -
East London - 1 - - 1
Azure SQL Database
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 London region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 295 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 288 (97.63%) SQL
3 198 (67.12%) Microsoft
4 172 (58.31%) SQL Server
5 159 (53.90%) C#
6 133 (45.08%) Business Intelligence
7 118 (40.00%) .NET
8 116 (39.32%) Power BI
8 116 (39.32%) Azure Data Factory
9 111 (37.63%) Analytics
10 108 (36.61%) Data Lake
10 108 (36.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 89 (30.17%) Git (software)
12 88 (29.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 86 (29.15%) JavaScript
14 73 (24.75%) MVC
15 72 (24.41%) Visual Studio
16 71 (24.07%) Machine Learning
17 70 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 69 (23.39%) Tableau
19 68 (23.05%) HTML
20 66 (22.37%) IaaS
21 64 (21.69%) Presales
21 64 (21.69%) Data Warehouse
22 63 (21.36%) ASP.NET Web API
22 63 (21.36%) Big Data
23 62 (21.02%) ASP.NET
23 62 (21.02%) CSS
24 59 (20.00%) Serverless
25 58 (19.66%) AngularJS

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 21 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.10%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.03%) IIS
5 4 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.34%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (1.36%) InfoPath
2 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 295 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 116 (39.32%) Azure Data Factory
3 66 (22.37%) IaaS
4 59 (20.00%) Serverless
5 49 (16.61%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 46 (15.59%) PaaS
7 43 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
8 39 (13.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 25 (8.47%) SaaS
10 18 (6.10%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (6.10%) Azure Machine Learning
11 15 (5.08%) Office 365
12 10 (3.39%) GitHub
13 9 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (2.71%) Data Lake Analytics
15 6 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
17 3 (1.02%) npm
18 2 (0.68%) Force.com
19 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.37%) Intranet
2 4 (1.36%) Internet
3 3 (1.02%) Network Security
4 2 (0.68%) Firewall
4 2 (0.68%) HTTP
4 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.68%) VLAN
4 2 (0.68%) VPN
5 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (58.31%) SQL Server
2 116 (39.32%) Power BI
3 108 (36.61%) Data Lake
3 108 (36.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (29.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 70 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 64 (21.69%) Data Warehouse
7 63 (21.36%) Big Data
8 49 (16.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 20 (6.78%) Cosmos DB
9 20 (6.78%) OLAP
9 20 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 19 (6.44%) Snowflake Schema
11 17 (5.76%) SQL Server 2016
12 16 (5.42%) OLTP
13 15 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (4.75%) Redis
15 11 (3.73%) QlikView
16 9 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (3.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 89 (30.17%) Git (software)
2 72 (24.41%) Visual Studio
3 38 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (8.47%) Subversion
5 13 (4.41%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.07%) CruiseControl
6 12 (4.07%) MSBuild
6 12 (4.07%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (1.69%) JIRA
7 5 (1.69%) NUnit
8 4 (1.36%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.36%) MSTest
8 4 (1.36%) Selenium
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.02%) LINQPad
9 3 (1.02%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.34%) AppVeyor
10 1 (0.34%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.34%) YouTrack
General
1 45 (15.25%) Finance
2 38 (12.88%) Advertising
3 27 (9.15%) Marketing
4 13 (4.41%) Games
5 6 (2.03%) Publishing
5 6 (2.03%) Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 126 (42.71%) Developer
2 84 (28.47%) Consultant
3 61 (20.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 55 (18.64%) Architect
5 53 (17.97%) .NET Developer
6 52 (17.63%) C# Developer
7 49 (16.61%) Azure Consultant
7 49 (16.61%) Power BI Consultant
8 40 (13.56%) Microsoft BI Consultant
9 33 (11.19%) Azure Developer
10 31 (10.51%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (9.83%) Full Stack Developer
12 27 (9.15%) Solutions Architect
13 25 (8.47%) HTML CSS Developer
13 25 (8.47%) HTML Developer
13 25 (8.47%) SQL Developer
14 21 (7.12%) Angular Developer
15 20 (6.78%) Senior Developer
16 18 (6.10%) Data Consultant
17 16 (5.42%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (40.00%) .NET
2 68 (23.05%) HTML
3 63 (21.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 62 (21.02%) ASP.NET
4 62 (21.02%) CSS
5 58 (19.66%) AngularJS
6 47 (15.93%) Web Services
7 44 (14.92%) REST
8 43 (14.58%) jQuery
9 37 (12.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 33 (11.19%) .NET Framework
12 31 (10.51%) HTML5
13 29 (9.83%) Ajax
13 29 (9.83%) Entity Framework
14 28 (9.49%) Node.js
15 27 (9.15%) SOAP
16 26 (8.81%) CSS3
17 23 (7.80%) .NET Core
18 19 (6.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.15%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.42%) User Experience
3 12 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.07%) Fintech
4 10 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.71%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.36%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.36%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.36%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.02%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.68%) Replication
8 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.34%) Blog
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.25%) Windows
2 15 (5.08%) VMS
3 9 (3.05%) Linux
3 9 (3.05%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.68%) Unix
8 1 (0.34%) CentOS
8 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (45.08%) Business Intelligence
2 111 (37.63%) Analytics
3 73 (24.75%) MVC
4 71 (24.07%) Machine Learning
5 64 (21.69%) Presales
6 58 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (19.32%) TDD
8 55 (18.64%) Data Science
9 54 (18.31%) Data Analytics
10 43 (14.58%) OO
11 38 (12.88%) ETL
11 38 (12.88%) Web Development
12 34 (11.53%) Service Delivery
13 32 (10.85%) SOA
14 31 (10.51%) Visualisation
15 30 (10.17%) Data Visualisation
16 28 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (9.15%) Scrum
18 24 (8.14%) SDLC
18 24 (8.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 288 (97.63%) SQL
2 159 (53.90%) C#
3 86 (29.15%) JavaScript
4 57 (19.32%) PowerShell
5 39 (13.22%) U-SQL
6 38 (12.88%) T-SQL
7 28 (9.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 14 (4.75%) Python
8 14 (4.75%) TypeScript
9 9 (3.05%) Ruby
10 7 (2.37%) ES6
10 7 (2.37%) R
11 6 (2.03%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.69%) C
13 4 (1.36%) Java
13 4 (1.36%) VB
13 4 (1.36%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.68%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.34%) ES7
15 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (9.83%) Degree
2 8 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.02%) MCP
7 2 (0.68%) MCITP
7 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (0.34%) MCSE
8 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.69%) Actionable Recommendations
2 4 (1.36%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 43 (14.58%) Virtual Machines
2 22 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.36%) Docker
4 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.05%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.02%) SCCM
3 2 (0.68%) Ansible
3 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (0.68%) Puppet
3 2 (0.68%) Salt
3 2 (0.68%) SCOM
4 1 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 198 (67.12%) Microsoft
2 69 (23.39%) Tableau
3 29 (9.83%) Google
4 22 (7.46%) Oracle
5 16 (5.42%) IBM
6 6 (2.03%) Workday
7 3 (1.02%) Capita
8 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.34%) BT
9 1 (0.34%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.34%) Citrix
9 1 (0.34%) Databricks
9 1 (0.34%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.34%) Logi
9 1 (0.34%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.34%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.34%) Talend
9 1 (0.34%) Telerik
9 1 (0.34%) VMware
9 1 (0.34%) Yahoo!