Azure SQL Database Jobs with Work from Home Options

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 29 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 236 391 398
Rank change year-on-year +155 +7 -125
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 392 335 465
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.30% 0.71% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.31% 2.92% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 364 305 347
10th Percentile £38,750 £44,186 £41,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £53,284 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -17.86% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £91,250 £73,125
90th Percentile £77,500 £97,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.81% +3.85% +8.33%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 7,382 11,466 17,082
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 24.45% 24.32% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5,850 8,003 10,847
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Azure SQL Database
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Azure SQL Database trend for jobs with a WFH option

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Azure SQL Database.

Azure SQL Database salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Azure SQL Database over the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

Azure SQL Database salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.30%) CMS
3 6 (1.53%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.51%) IIS
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Exchange
4 2 (0.51%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 392 (100.00%) Azure
2 120 (30.61%) Power Platform
3 42 (10.71%) Azure DevOps
4 37 (9.44%) Azure Data Factory
5 29 (7.40%) Entra ID
6 27 (6.89%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 27 (6.89%) PaaS
7 21 (5.36%) IaaS
7 21 (5.36%) SaaS
8 20 (5.10%) Azure Service Bus
8 20 (5.10%) Serverless
9 19 (4.85%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 15 (3.83%) Azure Logic Apps
11 14 (3.57%) Azure Functions
11 14 (3.57%) Microsoft 365
12 13 (3.32%) PowerApps
13 12 (3.06%) Azure Storage
14 11 (2.81%) AWS
14 11 (2.81%) Azure Monitor
15 10 (2.55%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 74 (18.88%) Broadband
2 42 (10.71%) Internet
3 13 (3.32%) DNS
4 10 (2.55%) Firewall
5 9 (2.30%) Network Security
6 8 (2.04%) VPN
7 6 (1.53%) LAN
7 6 (1.53%) WAN
8 5 (1.28%) DHCP
8 5 (1.28%) SD-WAN
8 5 (1.28%) SSL
8 5 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.26%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.26%) MPLS
9 1 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 107 (27.30%) Power BI
3 25 (6.38%) Data Lake
4 13 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.32%) Redis
5 12 (3.06%) MySQL
5 12 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.81%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.79%) MariaDB
9 6 (1.53%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.28%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.02%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.77%) Delta Lake
12 3 (0.77%) Ingres
12 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.77%) Tableau
13 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.55%) Git
1 10 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.02%) JIRA
3 4 (1.02%) Moq
3 4 (1.02%) NUnit
4 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.26%) GitLab
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 123 (31.38%) Social Skills
2 40 (10.20%) Advertising
3 34 (8.67%) Marketing
4 29 (7.40%) Finance
5 23 (5.87%) Games
6 19 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.55%) Retail
8 6 (1.53%) Aviation
8 6 (1.53%) Banking
9 4 (1.02%) Music Industry
9 4 (1.02%) Police
10 3 (0.77%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (0.77%) Legal
10 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.51%) Law
11 2 (0.51%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.51%) Social Housing
11 2 (0.51%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 207 (52.81%) Developer
2 170 (43.37%) .NET Developer
3 90 (22.96%) DBA
4 81 (20.66%) SQL DBA
5 56 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 52 (13.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (9.44%) Internet Developer
8 27 (6.89%) Senior
9 26 (6.63%) Azure Engineer
10 23 (5.87%) Architect
11 19 (4.85%) Data Engineer
12 17 (4.34%) Azure Developer
12 17 (4.34%) Senior Developer
13 16 (4.08%) Lead
14 14 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (3.32%) Azure Architect
16 10 (2.55%) Administrator
16 10 (2.55%) Analyst
16 10 (2.55%) Azure Data Engineer
16 10 (2.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (52.04%) .NET
2 177 (45.15%) CSS
3 174 (44.39%) HTML
4 169 (43.11%) .NET Core
5 168 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 159 (40.56%) Entity Framework
7 157 (40.05%) Blazor
8 155 (39.54%) CSS3
8 155 (39.54%) HTML5
9 154 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (5.36%) .NET Framework
11 20 (5.10%) REST
12 19 (4.85%) AngularJS
13 14 (3.57%) React
14 9 (2.30%) SOAP
15 8 (2.04%) ARM Templates
15 8 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (1.79%) JSON
16 7 (1.79%) Web Services
17 6 (1.53%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (6.12%) Digital TV
3 10 (2.55%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.79%) Distributed Systems
4 7 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (1.79%) Product Ownership
4 7 (1.79%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.28%) Cloud Native
5 5 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.28%) Team-Oriented Environment
6 4 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.02%) Low-Code
7 3 (0.77%) BBC
7 3 (0.77%) NHS
7 3 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.77%) Social Media
7 3 (0.77%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.51%) Clustering
8 2 (0.51%) CMDB
8 2 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (19.39%) VMS
2 19 (4.85%) Windows
3 5 (1.28%) Linux
4 3 (0.77%) Unix
5 2 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (49.23%) Agile
2 163 (41.58%) Full Stack Development
3 159 (40.56%) MVC
4 158 (40.31%) TDD
5 153 (39.03%) BDD
6 111 (28.32%) Business Intelligence
7 81 (20.66%) Performance Tuning
8 78 (19.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 78 (19.90%) High Availability
9 77 (19.64%) Collaborative Working
10 75 (19.13%) DevOps
11 53 (13.52%) Analytics
12 29 (7.40%) Data Analytics
13 26 (6.63%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (6.38%) OO
15 19 (4.85%) Infrastructure as Code
15 19 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 18 (4.59%) CI/CD
16 18 (4.59%) Crowdfunding
16 18 (4.59%) Platform Engineering
Programming Languages
1 386 (98.47%) SQL
2 210 (53.57%) C#
3 188 (47.96%) JavaScript
4 96 (24.49%) T-SQL
5 33 (8.42%) PowerShell
6 32 (8.16%) Python
7 21 (5.36%) TypeScript
8 11 (2.81%) Bash
8 11 (2.81%) Java
9 10 (2.55%) R
10 8 (2.04%) Data Analysis Expressions
10 8 (2.04%) Go
10 8 (2.04%) PHP
11 7 (1.79%) Groovy
11 7 (1.79%) Ruby
12 5 (1.28%) U-SQL
13 2 (0.51%) Bicep
13 2 (0.51%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.51%) Kusto Query Language
13 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 88 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (7.14%) Degree
3 20 (5.10%) Azure Certification
4 13 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.53%) CISM
5 6 (1.53%) CISSP
5 6 (1.53%) GIAC
5 6 (1.53%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.53%) SANS
6 5 (1.28%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.77%) CIPD
7 3 (0.77%) HND
8 2 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.51%) CIMA
8 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.79%) SLA
3 6 (1.53%) COBIT
3 6 (1.53%) NIST
3 6 (1.53%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 4 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.51%) PMO
5 2 (0.51%) QA
6 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 84 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
2 25 (6.38%) Docker
3 24 (6.12%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (5.36%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.10%) Terraform
3 7 (1.79%) Ansible
3 7 (1.79%) Grafana
3 7 (1.79%) Progress Chef
3 7 (1.79%) Prometheus
3 7 (1.79%) Puppet
4 6 (1.53%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.26%) Foglight
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 298 (76.02%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.36%) Facebook
3 19 (4.85%) Databricks
4 10 (2.55%) New Relic
5 9 (2.30%) Apple
6 7 (1.79%) Oracle
6 7 (1.79%) SaltStack
7 6 (1.53%) Adobe
8 4 (1.02%) Google
8 4 (1.02%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.77%) RedGate
9 3 (0.77%) SAP
9 3 (0.77%) Sony
9 3 (0.77%) VMware
9 3 (0.77%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.51%) IBM
10 2 (0.51%) Remedy
10 2 (0.51%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.26%) Lets Encrypt
11 1 (0.26%) Okta