Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 119 145
Rank change year-on-year +36 +26 +14
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 2 26 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 1.19% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.48% 5.14% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 6
Median annual salary £85,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% - +11.63%
10th Percentile £58,000 £45,750 £46,875
90th Percentile £116,000 £69,800 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £51,875 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.54% +9.09% +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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 135 506 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.32% 23.12% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 117 400 496
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +14.44%
10th Percentile £32,550 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £78,775 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Reading

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in Reading

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in Reading

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Reading over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cosmos DB
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform