Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 182 137 280
Rank change year-on-year -45 +143 -31
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 77 22 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.20% 0.85% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.51% 3.01% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 62 18 24
10th Percentile £49,575 " £32,350
25th Percentile £55,000 £32,500 £36,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +41.18% -15.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,125
90th Percentile " £67,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +8.33%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,707 732 1,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.65% 28.33% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,336 662 1,597
10th Percentile £30,875 £31,375 £29,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,221 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.94% +2.27% +3.53%
75th Percentile £60,000 £55,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Azure SQL Database as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in Yorkshire

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in Yorkshire

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure SQL Database in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in Yorkshire

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -55 47 £60,000 - 8
South Yorkshire -24 23 £60,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 7 £57,500 -
Azure SQL Database
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 77 (100.00%) Azure
2 74 (96.10%) SQL
3 59 (76.62%) DevOps
4 58 (75.32%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (67.53%) Analytics
6 51 (66.23%) PowerShell
6 51 (66.23%) Terraform
7 50 (64.94%) Problem-Solving
7 50 (64.94%) Jenkins
8 48 (62.34%) C#
9 47 (61.04%) Infrastructure as Code
10 46 (59.74%) Bash Shell
10 46 (59.74%) Groovy
11 45 (58.44%) Kubernetes
12 43 (55.84%) Docker
13 42 (54.55%) Puppet
13 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
14 41 (53.25%) Python
15 40 (51.95%) TypeScript
16 39 (50.65%) Ansible
16 39 (50.65%) Java
17 38 (49.35%) PHP
17 38 (49.35%) MySQL
17 38 (49.35%) Configuration Management
17 38 (49.35%) PostgreSQL
17 38 (49.35%) Go
17 38 (49.35%) Opscode Chef
17 38 (49.35%) Redis
17 38 (49.35%) Web Application Development
17 38 (49.35%) MariaDB

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (1.30%) Apache
1 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.30%) Apache Synapse
1 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 77 (100.00%) Azure
2 38 (49.35%) Azure Cosmos DB
2 38 (49.35%) Datadog
2 38 (49.35%) Pulumi
3 11 (14.29%) Power Platform
4 9 (11.69%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (6.49%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 3 (3.90%) SaaS
7 2 (2.60%) Azure Storage
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (1.30%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (1.30%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.30%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.30%) IaaS
8 1 (1.30%) PaaS
8 1 (1.30%) Power Automate
8 1 (1.30%) PowerApps
8 1 (1.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (49.35%) MariaDB
1 38 (49.35%) MongoDB
1 38 (49.35%) MySQL
1 38 (49.35%) PostgreSQL
1 38 (49.35%) Redis
2 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
3 20 (25.97%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (14.29%) Power BI
5 9 (11.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.49%) Data Lake
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.19%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.19%) Power Query
8 4 (5.19%) Spark SQL
9 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (64.94%) Jenkins
2 38 (49.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.19%) Bitbucket
General
1 16 (20.78%) Social Skills
2 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.39%) Banking
3 8 (10.39%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Publishing
5 2 (2.60%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Finance
6 1 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 41 (53.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (50.65%) Azure Engineer
3 38 (49.35%) Azure DevOps
3 38 (49.35%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Administrator
6 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (7.79%) DBA
6 6 (7.79%) SQL DBA
7 5 (6.49%) Data Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Data Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Business Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (49.35%) ARM Templates
2 6 (7.79%) .NET
3 5 (6.49%) .NET Core
3 5 (6.49%) React
4 4 (5.19%) PySpark
5 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.90%) jQuery
6 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.60%) CSS
6 2 (2.60%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (49.35%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (10.39%) Legacy Applications
3 3 (3.90%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (76.62%) DevOps
2 58 (75.32%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (67.53%) Analytics
4 50 (64.94%) Problem-Solving
5 47 (61.04%) Infrastructure as Code
6 38 (49.35%) Configuration Management
6 38 (49.35%) Web Application Development
7 20 (25.97%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (15.58%) ETL
9 10 (12.99%) Decision-Making
10 9 (11.69%) Re-Platforming
11 8 (10.39%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (10.39%) Requirements Gathering
12 6 (7.79%) Data Modelling
12 6 (7.79%) Microservices
12 6 (7.79%) Migration
12 6 (7.79%) Visualisation
13 4 (5.19%) Data Governance
13 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 74 (96.10%) SQL
2 51 (66.23%) PowerShell
3 48 (62.34%) C#
4 46 (59.74%) Bash Shell
4 46 (59.74%) Groovy
5 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 41 (53.25%) Python
7 40 (51.95%) TypeScript
8 39 (50.65%) Java
9 38 (49.35%) Go
9 38 (49.35%) PHP
9 38 (49.35%) Ruby
10 15 (19.48%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.30%) Scala
13 1 (1.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (55.84%) Docker
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (66.23%) Terraform
2 45 (58.44%) Kubernetes
3 42 (54.55%) Puppet
4 39 (50.65%) Ansible
5 38 (49.35%) Grafana
5 38 (49.35%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (49.35%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) New Relic
1 38 (49.35%) SaltStack
2 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.39%) Dynatrace
3 8 (10.39%) Splunk
4 4 (5.19%) Databricks
5 3 (3.90%) Citrix
5 3 (3.90%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle