Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 451 499 646
Rank change year-on-year +48 +147 -16
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 96 103 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.29% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 1.00% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 89 98 6
South East median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% +11.11% -15.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £56,075 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 9537 10271 13920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.45% 29.36% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8204 9014 11885
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in the South East

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in the South East

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in the South East

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Surrey -11 32 £82,500 +73.68%
Hampshire +9 30 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Thames Valley +61 29 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Buckinghamshire - 21 £45,000 -
Berkshire +51 6 £52,500 +61.54%
West Sussex +8 4 £35,000 -56.25%
Oxfordshire +3 2 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Kent - 1 - -
Azure SQL Database
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 96 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (90.63%) SQL
3 77 (80.21%) Microsoft
4 75 (78.13%) .NET
5 54 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 50 (52.08%) JavaScript
7 48 (50.00%) C#
8 42 (43.75%) MVC
9 39 (40.63%) CSS
10 38 (39.58%) ASP.NET
10 38 (39.58%) .NET Framework
11 35 (36.46%) HTML
12 31 (32.29%) Visual Studio
13 29 (30.21%) WCF
13 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (29.17%) TDD
15 26 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
16 23 (23.96%) IaaS
17 22 (22.92%) PaaS
17 22 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (22.92%) XML
18 21 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 20 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
19 20 (20.83%) T-SQL
20 19 (19.79%) Amazon RDS
20 19 (19.79%) Java
20 19 (19.79%) DNS
20 19 (19.79%) Load Balancing
21 16 (16.67%) BizTalk Server

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 96 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (23.96%) IaaS
4 22 (22.92%) PaaS
5 14 (14.58%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (3.13%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 3 (3.13%) Serverless
7 2 (2.08%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.04%) GitHub
8 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.04%) Office 365
8 1 (1.04%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.04%) SaaS
8 1 (1.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.79%) DNS
2 1 (1.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (19.79%) Amazon RDS
5 16 (16.67%) Power BI
6 13 (13.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 13 (13.54%) NoSQL
7 12 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (11.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (4.17%) Data Lake
12 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
12 4 (4.17%) HDInsight
12 4 (4.17%) InterSystems Cache
12 4 (4.17%) Redis
12 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 31 (32.29%) Visual Studio
2 16 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (14.58%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (4.17%) Selenium
5 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.04%) JIRA
6 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (15.63%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Publishing
3 5 (5.21%) Retail
4 4 (4.17%) Advertising
4 4 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (39.58%) Developer
2 29 (30.21%) .NET Developer
2 29 (30.21%) Architect
3 20 (20.83%) Azure Architect
4 19 (19.79%) Cloud Architect
4 19 (19.79%) Consultant
5 11 (11.46%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Software Developer
5 11 (11.46%) SQL Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Azure Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 8 (8.33%) Azure Developer
8 8 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 7 (7.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.29%) C# Developer
10 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
10 6 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (78.13%) .NET
2 39 (40.63%) CSS
3 38 (39.58%) .NET Framework
3 38 (39.58%) ASP.NET
4 35 (36.46%) HTML
5 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (30.21%) WCF
6 22 (22.92%) XML
7 14 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (14.58%) Entity Framework
7 14 (14.58%) jQuery
8 10 (10.42%) ADO
8 10 (10.42%) Ajax
8 10 (10.42%) REST
9 6 (6.25%) .NET Core
10 4 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (4.17%) Sass
10 4 (4.17%) Web Services
11 3 (3.13%) Apache Flex
11 3 (3.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.13%) Replication
2 2 (2.08%) Blog
2 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.04%) Clustering
3 1 (1.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Windows
1 10 (10.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.75%) MVC
2 28 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.17%) TDD
3 20 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (19.79%) Load Balancing
5 15 (15.63%) CRM
6 14 (14.58%) Web Development
7 12 (12.50%) SOA
8 11 (11.46%) ETL
9 10 (10.42%) API Development
9 10 (10.42%) B2B
9 10 (10.42%) BDD
9 10 (10.42%) CQRS
9 10 (10.42%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (10.42%) DevOps
9 10 (10.42%) Microservices
9 10 (10.42%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.38%) Analytics
10 9 (9.38%) ERP
11 7 (7.29%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 87 (90.63%) SQL
2 50 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 48 (50.00%) C#
4 20 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 19 (19.79%) Java
6 11 (11.46%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.04%) Python
9 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) HDFS
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 77 (80.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) Google
4 3 (3.13%) Tableau
5 2 (2.08%) Sybase
6 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.04%) Informatica