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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 214 183 164
Rank change year-on-year -31 -19 +92
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 49 41 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.84% 0.85% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.38% 3.48% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 14
10th Percentile £37,479 £37,500 £36,450
25th Percentile £39,849 £52,500 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -16.67%
75th Percentile £56,250 £67,500 £59,063
90th Percentile £77,250 £80,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% -4.76%

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,448 1,177 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.96% 24.46% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 912 910 790
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,350 £70,000
North West median annual salary £53,104 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +6.21% +2.04% +8.89%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Manchester

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in Manchester

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Manchester over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in Manchester

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Oldham - 16 £67,500 -
Altrincham - 5 - -
Bury - 2 £95,000 -
Azure SQL Database
North West

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 49 (100.00%) Azure
2 43 (87.76%) SQL
3 41 (83.67%) SQL Server
4 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
5 36 (73.47%) T-SQL
6 26 (53.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 22 (44.90%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (42.86%) Data Management
9 20 (40.82%) Data Modelling
9 20 (40.82%) DevOps
9 20 (40.82%) Power Platform
10 18 (36.73%) Data Engineering
10 18 (36.73%) Power BI
10 18 (36.73%) ETL
10 18 (36.73%) Oracle
10 18 (36.73%) Agile
10 18 (36.73%) Master Data Management
11 17 (34.69%) Degree
12 16 (32.65%) Reference Data
12 16 (32.65%) Data Integration
12 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 15 (30.61%) Migration
13 15 (30.61%) Social Housing
14 14 (28.57%) Azure Data Factory
15 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
16 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (22.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 10 (20.41%) Social Skills
17 10 (20.41%) Project Delivery
17 10 (20.41%) Azure DevOps

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 49 (100.00%) Azure
2 20 (40.82%) Power Platform
3 14 (28.57%) Azure Data Factory
4 11 (22.45%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 10 (20.41%) Azure DevOps
6 8 (16.33%) IaaS
7 7 (14.29%) PowerApps
8 5 (10.20%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (10.20%) PaaS
8 5 (10.20%) Power Automate
9 4 (8.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
10 2 (4.08%) Amazon SageMaker
10 2 (4.08%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 2 (4.08%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (2.04%) Azure AKS
11 1 (2.04%) Azure Key Vault
11 1 (2.04%) Azure Pipelines
11 1 (2.04%) SAP Commerce Cloud
11 1 (2.04%) Snowflake
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (83.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (53.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (36.73%) Power BI
4 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (14.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 6 (12.24%) Data Lake
7 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
7 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (6.12%) Tableau
10 2 (4.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (4.08%) Big Data
10 2 (4.08%) HDInsight
10 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
10 2 (4.08%) OLTP
10 2 (4.08%) PowerCenter
10 2 (4.08%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) jspm
General
1 15 (30.61%) Social Housing
2 10 (20.41%) Social Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Law
4 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Electronics
5 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.04%) Advertising
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) DBA
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Data Engineer
4 10 (20.41%) Senior Data Engineer
5 9 (18.37%) SQL DBA
6 8 (16.33%) Administrator
7 6 (12.24%) Data Manager
7 6 (12.24%) Engineering Manager
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Microsoft Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 5 (10.20%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Architect
9 4 (8.16%) Senior DBA
9 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
11 2 (4.08%) Analyst
11 2 (4.08%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Node.js
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) CSS
2 5 (10.20%) CSS3
2 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 5 (10.20%) HTML5
2 5 (10.20%) React
3 4 (8.16%) ODBC
4 2 (4.08%) REST
4 2 (4.08%) XML
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.04%) Aurelia
5 1 (2.04%) Flutter
5 1 (2.04%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (2.04%) JSON
5 1 (2.04%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Reference Data
2 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) IoT
4 2 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (42.86%) Data Management
3 20 (40.82%) Data Modelling
3 20 (40.82%) DevOps
4 18 (36.73%) Agile
4 18 (36.73%) Data Engineering
4 18 (36.73%) ETL
4 18 (36.73%) Master Data Management
5 16 (32.65%) Data Integration
6 15 (30.61%) Migration
7 10 (20.41%) Analytics
7 10 (20.41%) Project Delivery
8 8 (16.33%) Data Architecture
9 7 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (12.24%) Coaching
10 6 (12.24%) Line Management
10 6 (12.24%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (12.24%) Service Management
10 6 (12.24%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) SQL
2 36 (73.47%) T-SQL
3 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) TypeScript
5 5 (10.20%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) C#
6 1 (2.04%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.73%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) IDERA
3 2 (4.08%) Informatica
3 2 (4.08%) RedGate
3 2 (4.08%) Sage
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Anaplan