The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 15 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.98% - -
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +6.66%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1538 1618 1765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 29.93% 26.23% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1337 1537
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 the West Midlands

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

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in the West Midlands

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in the West Midlands

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands 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
Birmingham - 6 £52,500 -
Coventry - 4 £70,000 -
Smethwick - 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) IaaS
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) SCOM
5 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 9 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (38.89%) MCSA
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) ETL
7 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (22.22%) C#
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 3 (16.67%) .NET
9 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
9 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (16.67%) High Availability
9 3 (16.67%) Redis
9 3 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (66.67%) IaaS
3 9 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) Redis
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) Neo4j
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Azure Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Azure Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Data Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 9 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Blog
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ETL
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) High Availability
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 2 (11.11%) Presales
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) QMS
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 7 (38.89%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 47.5k per year + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago