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

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 254 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 -  
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.059% 0.068% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -  
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 the South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1558 1949 1955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 30.81% 33.22% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1633 1687
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in the South West

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in the South West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in the South West

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol +6 2 £57,500 +76.92%
Gloucestershire +5 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Azure SQL Database
England

Azure SQL Database
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

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

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) SignalR
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Social Media
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) SignalR
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft