Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 210 245
Rank change year-on-year +4 +35 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 19 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.17% 0.031%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.98% 0.56% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 2
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £34,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £74,625 £50,000 £42,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1931 1616 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.56% 31.28% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 959 1323
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Scotland

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in Scotland

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in Scotland

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh - 15 £61,250 -
Glasgow -15 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Azure SQL Database
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (94.74%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) MVC
5 7 (36.84%) CSS
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) J2EE
7 5 (26.32%) J2SE
7 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
7 5 (26.32%) TDD
7 5 (26.32%) Open Source
7 5 (26.32%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
9 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (15.79%) MCDBA
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (15.79%) Web Development
9 3 (15.79%) MCITP
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
9 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
9 3 (15.79%) AngularJS

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) GitLab
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) DBA
4 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Architect
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) C# Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Database Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Production DBA
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) CSS3
4 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 5 (26.32%) HTML5
4 5 (26.32%) J2EE
4 5 (26.32%) J2SE
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Line Management
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Data Security
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.79%) TypeScript
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCDBA
1 3 (15.79%) MCITP
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) CA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Splunk