The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 219 257
Rank change year-on-year -51 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 5 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.074% 0.32% 0.016%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.21% 1.02% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 1
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -26.92%  
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +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 the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 2355 1767 2273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.88% 31.58% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2013 1534 1940
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in the North West

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in the North West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in the North West

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Manchester -32 4 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Azure SQL Database
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
5 12 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (61.11%) Migration
6 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
7 10 (55.56%) Database Security
7 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (55.56%) Replication
7 10 (55.56%) MySQL
8 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (38.89%) Database Optimisation
10 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (22.22%) RedGate
12 4 (22.22%) Clustering
12 4 (22.22%) Finance
12 4 (22.22%) .NET
12 4 (22.22%) C#
13 3 (16.67%) Java
13 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
13 3 (16.67%) ERP
13 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
4 10 (55.56%) MySQL
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (11.11%) Power BI
9 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (5.56%) Big Data
9 1 (5.56%) DocumentDB
9 1 (5.56%) OLAP
9 1 (5.56%) OLTP
9 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) DBA
1 11 (61.11%) SQL DBA
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Production DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Senior DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Production DBA
6 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Graduate C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (5.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Replication
2 4 (22.22%) Clustering
3 3 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Migration
2 10 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (55.56%) Database Security
3 7 (38.89%) Database Optimisation
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (16.67%) Statistics
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) RedGate
3 2 (11.11%) Tableau
4 1 (5.56%) Google
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