Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 360 414
Rank change year-on-year +57 +54 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 81 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.56% 0.18% 0.074%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.91% 0.61% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 58 26 20
Midlands median annual salary £48,750 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.30% +13.16% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,250 £71,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4,246 4,611 5,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 29.13% 30.07% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,569 3,960 4,479
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,750
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 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 17 June 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 17 June 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 +55 58 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands +22 29 £42,500 -20.93% 2
Azure SQL Database
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 81 (100.00%) SQL
1 81 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (81.48%) Microsoft
3 49 (60.49%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (53.09%) Azure Data Factory
5 42 (51.85%) Power BI
6 41 (50.62%) Analytics
7 40 (49.38%) Data Lake
8 34 (41.98%) SQL Server
9 29 (35.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (35.80%) Data Analytics
10 28 (34.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (34.57%) C#
11 27 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (33.33%) IaaS
12 24 (29.63%) Visual Studio
12 24 (29.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 23 (28.40%) .NET
14 22 (27.16%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (24.69%) Presales
15 20 (24.69%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 20 (24.69%) Serverless
15 20 (24.69%) Machine Learning
15 20 (24.69%) Big Data
15 20 (24.69%) Tableau
15 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
16 18 (22.22%) Advertising
16 18 (22.22%) Data Science
17 17 (20.99%) U-SQL
17 17 (20.99%) Virtual Machines

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 4 (4.94%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 81 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (53.09%) Azure Data Factory
3 27 (33.33%) IaaS
4 20 (24.69%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 20 (24.69%) Serverless
5 16 (19.75%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (14.81%) PaaS
7 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (9.88%) Office 365
8 4 (4.94%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (4.94%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (4.94%) SaaS
8 4 (4.94%) SoftLayer
9 3 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (2.47%) Amazon S3
10 2 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (2.47%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (2.47%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Skype
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.47%) Intranet
4 2 (2.47%) Network Security
4 2 (2.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (51.85%) Power BI
2 40 (49.38%) Data Lake
3 34 (41.98%) SQL Server
4 29 (35.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (34.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (29.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 22 (27.16%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (24.69%) Big Data
10 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (17.28%) Cosmos DB
13 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
14 12 (14.81%) Hadoop
14 12 (14.81%) HDInsight
15 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2016
16 4 (4.94%) OLAP
16 4 (4.94%) QlikView
16 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
17 3 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 24 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 20 (24.69%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.23%) Android Studio
General
1 18 (22.22%) Advertising
2 16 (19.75%) Marketing
3 5 (6.17%) Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
5 3 (3.70%) Finance
6 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.23%) Automotive
7 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (46.91%) Consultant
2 25 (30.86%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 22 (27.16%) Azure Consultant
4 16 (19.75%) Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 16 (19.75%) Power BI Consultant
5 14 (17.28%) Architect
5 14 (17.28%) Data Consultant
6 12 (14.81%) .NET Architect
6 12 (14.81%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 12 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (13.58%) Cloud Consultant
8 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 10 (12.35%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (9.88%) Business Consultant
10 7 (8.64%) Azure Architect
11 6 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (7.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 5 (6.17%) Analytics Consultant
12 5 (6.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) .NET
2 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
2 16 (19.75%) React
3 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (6.17%) HTML
6 4 (4.94%) RESTful
6 4 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.70%) CSS
7 3 (3.70%) HTML5
7 3 (3.70%) Web Services
8 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.47%) ADO.NET
8 2 (2.47%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.47%) jQuery
8 2 (2.47%) JSON
8 2 (2.47%) MSMQ
8 2 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.70%) Fintech
3 3 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.70%) Replication
4 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
1 7 (8.64%) Windows Server
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (60.49%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (50.62%) Analytics
3 29 (35.80%) Data Analytics
4 20 (24.69%) Machine Learning
4 20 (24.69%) Presales
5 18 (22.22%) Data Science
6 17 (20.99%) Service Delivery
7 13 (16.05%) Workflow
8 12 (14.81%) API Design
8 12 (14.81%) Creative Thinking
8 12 (14.81%) DNA
8 12 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
8 12 (14.81%) Microservices
9 11 (13.58%) ETL
10 8 (9.88%) MVC
11 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (7.41%) DevOps
12 6 (7.41%) Scrum
12 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) SQL
2 28 (34.57%) C#
3 17 (20.99%) JavaScript
3 17 (20.99%) U-SQL
4 9 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.47%) Java
6 2 (2.47%) Python
6 2 (2.47%) R
6 2 (2.47%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.23%) Delphi
7 1 (1.23%) HiveQL
7 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) A+ Certification
1 2 (2.47%) MCSA
1 2 (2.47%) MCSE
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (20.99%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (13.58%) HDFS
3 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.94%) Docker
4 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.69%) Tableau
3 12 (14.81%) Applogic
4 7 (8.64%) IBM
5 4 (4.94%) VMware
6 3 (3.70%) Google
7 2 (2.47%) Capita
7 2 (2.47%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.23%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.23%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.23%) Informatica
8 1 (1.23%) Talend
8 1 (1.23%) Teradata