Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 357 410
Rank change year-on-year +54 +53 +20
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 70 36 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.52% 0.24% 0.082%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.85% 0.80% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47 34 11
Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +42.86%
10th Percentile £38,250 £38,625 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +8.11%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,783 4,523 5,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 28.31% 30.16% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3,133 3,941 4,218
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £59,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in the Midlands

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in the Midlands

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in the Midlands

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
West Midlands +57 50 £57,500 +16.16% 13
East Midlands +2 26 £45,000 -12.20% 6
Azure SQL Database
England

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 Midlands region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 70 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (98.57%) SQL
3 40 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 32 (45.71%) C#
5 30 (42.86%) .NET
6 27 (38.57%) SQL Server
7 22 (31.43%) Visual Studio
7 22 (31.43%) MVC
7 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 21 (30.00%) React
9 19 (27.14%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (27.14%) Web Services
9 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET
9 19 (27.14%) Virtual Machines
9 19 (27.14%) Amazon RDS
10 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (25.71%) Git (software)
11 17 (24.29%) Cloud Computing
11 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
12 16 (22.86%) Marketing
12 16 (22.86%) Amazon S3
13 15 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (21.43%) Analytics
13 15 (21.43%) Private Cloud
13 15 (21.43%) Presales
13 15 (21.43%) Power BI
13 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (21.43%) TOGAF
13 15 (21.43%) Migration

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 70 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (24.29%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (22.86%) Amazon S3
5 14 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 14 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 12 (17.14%) Amazon SQS
6 12 (17.14%) IaaS
6 12 (17.14%) Serverless
7 10 (14.29%) Azure Data Factory
8 7 (10.00%) Azure Functions
8 7 (10.00%) PaaS
9 6 (8.57%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 5 (7.14%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (5.71%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (4.29%) SaaS
13 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (7.14%) Skype
1 5 (7.14%) SMS
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.14%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (21.43%) Power BI
3 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (18.57%) Data Lake
5 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (15.71%) Cosmos DB
6 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
9 7 (10.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (8.57%) Big Data
10 6 (8.57%) Hadoop
10 6 (8.57%) HDInsight
11 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 22 (31.43%) Visual Studio
2 18 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.86%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.86%) StyleCop
General
1 16 (22.86%) Marketing
2 8 (11.43%) Advertising
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Automotive
4 1 (1.43%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.43%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Developer
2 20 (28.57%) Architect
3 19 (27.14%) .NET Developer
4 17 (24.29%) C# Developer
5 16 (22.86%) Cloud Architect
6 14 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 14 (20.00%) Consultant
6 14 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (18.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (18.57%) React Developer
8 9 (12.86%) Azure Consultant
8 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 8 (11.43%) Azure Architect
9 8 (11.43%) SQL Developer
10 6 (8.57%) .NET Architect
10 6 (8.57%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 6 (8.57%) Microsoft BI Consultant
11 5 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
11 5 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
11 5 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.86%) .NET
2 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 21 (30.00%) React
4 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET
4 19 (27.14%) Web Services
5 15 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (15.71%) AngularJS
8 10 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.14%) Angular 2
9 5 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 5 (7.14%) HTML
9 5 (7.14%) MSMQ
9 5 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (7.14%) Vue.js
9 5 (7.14%) WCF
10 4 (5.71%) ADO.NET
10 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (5.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Private Cloud
2 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 14 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Robotics
6 1 (1.43%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) MVC
2 19 (27.14%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.43%) Analytics
4 15 (21.43%) Migration
4 15 (21.43%) Presales
4 15 (21.43%) Project Management
4 15 (21.43%) TOGAF
5 14 (20.00%) ITIL
5 14 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 14 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 14 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 14 (20.00%) Service Management
5 14 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (15.71%) Data Analytics
6 11 (15.71%) Line Management
7 10 (14.29%) Mobile Development
7 10 (14.29%) Workflow
8 9 (12.86%) Microservices
9 8 (11.43%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 69 (98.57%) SQL
2 32 (45.71%) C#
3 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.00%) Python
6 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.14%) U-SQL
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) C++
8 1 (1.43%) Delphi
8 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
2 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.14%) HDFS
4 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Ansible
1 7 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (10.00%) Puppet
2 5 (7.14%) Terraform
3 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Xamarin
3 9 (12.86%) VMware
4 7 (10.00%) Tableau
5 6 (8.57%) Applogic
6 3 (4.29%) Informatica
7 2 (2.86%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle
7 2 (2.86%) RedGate
7 2 (2.86%) Talend
8 1 (1.43%) Dell
8 1 (1.43%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.43%) Teradata