Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 130 133
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 9 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.46% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.06% 1.28% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 10
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,375 £46,625
90th Percentile £53,500 £53,750 £56,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% +5.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 437 548 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.38% 26.69% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 387 432 515
Wales median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +9.68% -3.13%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £23,600
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,175 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Wales

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in Wales

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in Wales

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2019. 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
South Wales +7 9 £42,500 -0.58% 3
Azure SQL Database
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Azure
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Power BI
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Power Platform
6 2 (22.22%) Data Acquisition
6 2 (22.22%) PMO
6 2 (22.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Data Science
6 2 (22.22%) Fintech
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
6 2 (22.22%) BigQuery
6 2 (22.22%) GCP
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) CMS

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SPSS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Power Platform
3 2 (22.22%) AWS
3 2 (22.22%) GCP
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (33.33%) Power BI
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (22.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) BigQuery
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) QlikView
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
4 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Data Science
4 2 (22.22%) Data Security
4 2 (22.22%) Fintech
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cognos
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) Tableau
1 2 (22.22%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft