Period
to 9 August 2020

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 9 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 136 120
Rank change year-on-year +60 -16 +30
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 6 20 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Reading 0.65% 0.82% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 3.45% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 32
Median annual salary £65,000 £56,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.04% -1.74% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £78,750
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - -

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 216 580 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.53% 23.79% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 182 495 575
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,625 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 9 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 August 2020, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 3 (50.00%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) AWS
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Azure SQL DBA
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) React
2 1 (16.67%) ODBC
2 1 (16.67%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Sprint Planning
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (16.67%) Conceptual Models
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau