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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 162 157
Rank change year-on-year +39 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 18 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.77% 0.068% 0.032%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -25.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 937 895 923
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.11% 30.24% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 554 568 585
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,150
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Glasgow +28 12 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Edinburgh - 5 £49,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £45,000 -
Azure SQL Database
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (96.30%) C#
3 25 (92.59%) SQL
3 25 (92.59%) ASP.NET
3 25 (92.59%) MVC
4 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
6 17 (62.96%) WCF
7 12 (44.44%) NoSQL
7 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
8 11 (40.74%) CSS
8 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
9 10 (37.04%) Finance
10 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
10 8 (29.63%) HTML
10 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (25.93%) REST
11 7 (25.93%) SOAP
11 7 (25.93%) TypeScript
12 6 (22.22%) Project Management
13 5 (18.52%) Maven
13 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
13 5 (18.52%) XPath
13 5 (18.52%) Degree
13 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
13 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
13 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
13 5 (18.52%) XML Schema
13 5 (18.52%) Web Services

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 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) iPaaS
2 4 (14.81%) PaaS
2 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
1 5 (18.52%) JUnit
1 5 (18.52%) Maven
1 5 (18.52%) NSubstitute
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Moq
2 3 (11.11%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 15 (55.56%) Software Developer
4 12 (44.44%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (18.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (18.52%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
9 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Senior Sitecore Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Sitecore Developer
10 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) ASP.NET
3 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (62.96%) WCF
5 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 11 (40.74%) CSS
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 7 (25.93%) REST
8 7 (25.93%) SOAP
9 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
9 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 5 (18.52%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) XML Schema
9 5 (18.52%) XSLT
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Core
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (14.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (14.81%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) MVC
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) CRM
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.41%) DSDM
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
6 2 (7.41%) Release Management
6 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) TypeScript
5 5 (18.52%) Java
5 5 (18.52%) VB
5 5 (18.52%) XPath
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) MuleSoft
3 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.41%) Xamarin
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