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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 160 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.10% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.91% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £45,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.08% -  
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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 993 914 1067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.89% 31.98% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 623 435 676
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 23 June 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 23 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
Edinburgh 0 5 £65,000 +42.85% 1
Glasgow +13 4 £35,000 -33.33%
Azure SQL Database
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (89.29%) SQL
3 24 (85.71%) C#
4 23 (82.14%) .NET
5 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 20 (71.43%) MVC
6 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 16 (57.14%) AngularJS
7 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (46.43%) Finance
9 11 (39.29%) WCF
10 10 (35.71%) CSS
11 9 (32.14%) Project Management
11 9 (32.14%) TypeScript
12 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (25.00%) REST
13 7 (25.00%) SOAP
13 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 7 (25.00%) HTML
13 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
14 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
14 6 (21.43%) CRM
14 6 (21.43%) SOA
14 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
14 6 (21.43%) SaaS
14 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (21.43%) Fintech
14 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Core

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 (7.14%) CMS
1 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) SaaS
3 4 (14.29%) iPaaS
3 4 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) JUnit
2 5 (17.86%) Maven
2 5 (17.86%) NSubstitute
3 3 (10.71%) Moq
3 3 (10.71%) NUnit
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
4 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Database Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
8 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Sitecore Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 16 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (39.29%) WCF
6 10 (35.71%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) HTML
7 7 (25.00%) REST
7 7 (25.00%) SOAP
8 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Core
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
9 5 (17.86%) Web Services
9 5 (17.86%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) XML Schema
9 5 (17.86%) XSLT
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (10.71%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (21.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Project Management
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) CRM
4 6 (21.43%) SOA
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Content Management
7 2 (7.14%) CQRS
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Development
7 2 (7.14%) Release Management
7 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 24 (85.71%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) TypeScript
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) XPath
6 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCDBA
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) MuleSoft
3 2 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.14%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk
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