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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 432 451
Rank change year-on-year +74 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 36 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.038% 0.085%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 0.12% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 7 18
Median salary £66,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £71,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4450 5826 6738
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 30.48% 31.63% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8848 10751 12849
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
Hampshire +29 13 £56,250 +32.35%
Surrey +40 12 £63,250 -25.58% 2
Berkshire +35 6 £70,000 +133.33% 1
Kent - 2 - -
Oxfordshire +12 1 £77,500 +40.90%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Azure SQL Database
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 78 (100.00%) SQL
2 74 (94.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (79.49%) Microsoft
4 51 (65.38%) .NET
5 44 (56.41%) C#
6 42 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 29 (37.18%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (35.90%) T-SQL
9 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
9 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET
9 25 (32.05%) TDD
9 25 (32.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (29.49%) .NET Framework
10 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (29.49%) CSS
10 23 (29.49%) HTML
10 23 (29.49%) Power BI
11 21 (26.92%) MVC
12 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (21.79%) ETL
15 17 (21.79%) Performance Tuning
16 16 (20.51%) Visual Studio
16 16 (20.51%) WCF
17 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
19 10 (12.82%) High Availability
19 10 (12.82%) NoSQL

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 7 (8.97%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.13%) NServiceBus
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 74 (94.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.54%) IaaS
2 9 (11.54%) PaaS
3 7 (8.97%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (6.41%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 3 (3.85%) SaaS
6 2 (2.56%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 25 (32.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (29.49%) Power BI
4 20 (25.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (24.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (12.82%) NoSQL
9 9 (11.54%) QlikView
9 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (8.97%) OLAP
11 6 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (7.69%) Big Data
11 6 (7.69%) MongoDB
12 5 (6.41%) Data Lake
13 4 (5.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 4 (5.13%) Event Store
13 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (3.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) JSUnit
3 3 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.56%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Advertising
2 7 (8.97%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (52.56%) Developer
2 27 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Software Developer
4 13 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Consultant
5 12 (15.38%) Architect
6 11 (14.10%) Azure Architect
7 10 (12.82%) Senior Developer
8 9 (11.54%) SQL Developer
9 8 (10.26%) Azure Consultant
10 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (8.97%) DBA
10 7 (8.97%) SQL DBA
10 7 (8.97%) SQL Server DBA
11 6 (7.69%) BizTalk Consultant
11 6 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
11 6 (7.69%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
11 6 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (65.38%) .NET
2 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET
3 23 (29.49%) .NET Framework
3 23 (29.49%) CSS
3 23 (29.49%) HTML
4 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (20.51%) WCF
6 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (11.54%) Web Services
8 8 (10.26%) Entity Framework
8 8 (10.26%) REST
9 7 (8.97%) MDX
10 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
11 5 (6.41%) Reactive Extensions
12 3 (3.85%) Durandal
12 3 (3.85%) HTML5
12 3 (3.85%) LESS
12 3 (3.85%) RxJS
13 2 (2.56%) SignalR
13 2 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Blog
2 6 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.69%) Replication
3 4 (5.13%) User Experience
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.56%) Fintech
6 1 (1.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
1 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (32.05%) TDD
3 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (26.92%) MVC
5 17 (21.79%) ETL
5 17 (21.79%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (12.82%) High Availability
7 9 (11.54%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Migration
8 8 (10.26%) SOLID
9 6 (7.69%) DevOps
9 6 (7.69%) Load Balancing
9 6 (7.69%) Presales
10 5 (6.41%) Analytics
10 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.13%) BDD
11 4 (5.13%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (5.13%) SOA
12 3 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) SQL
2 44 (56.41%) C#
3 28 (35.90%) T-SQL
4 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 6 (7.69%) Java
7 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.97%) MCSE
3 4 (5.13%) MCSA
4 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Tableau
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) Sybase
3 2 (2.56%) Xamarin
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