Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 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
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 149 178 283
Rank change year-on-year +29 +105 +11
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 82 30 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.57% 0.63% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.05% 2.40% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 71 19 14
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £31,625
25th Percentile £55,000 £33,125 £33,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year +41.18% -2.86% -12.50%
75th Percentile £65,000 £50,625 £53,750
90th Percentile " £72,750 £75,075
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 1,356 1,248 1,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.03% 26.26% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,147 1,082 1,721
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £37,063 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £59,375 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 18 May 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 18 May 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 +28 44 £60,000 +33.33% 3
South Yorkshire -1 31 £60,000 +37.14%
East Yorkshire -11 7 £37,500 +7.14%
North Yorkshire - 5 £60,000 - 3
Azure SQL Database
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 82 (100.00%) Azure
2 78 (95.12%) SQL
3 65 (79.27%) C#
4 63 (76.83%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (73.17%) Python
6 59 (71.95%) DevOps
7 58 (70.73%) JavaScript
8 55 (67.07%) Kubernetes
8 55 (67.07%) Analytics
9 54 (65.85%) Docker
10 53 (64.63%) PHP
10 53 (64.63%) Java
10 53 (64.63%) MySQL
11 52 (63.41%) Terraform
11 52 (63.41%) PowerShell
12 51 (62.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 50 (60.98%) Puppet
14 49 (59.76%) Jenkins
14 49 (59.76%) Problem-Solving
14 49 (59.76%) Infrastructure as Code
15 48 (58.54%) Grafana
15 48 (58.54%) Linux Command Line
15 48 (58.54%) Prometheus
15 48 (58.54%) Pulumi
15 48 (58.54%) Web Application Development
15 48 (58.54%) Bash Shell
15 48 (58.54%) Redis
15 48 (58.54%) MongoDB
15 48 (58.54%) Team Foundation Server
15 48 (58.54%) Groovy

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 10 (12.20%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.10%) Apache
2 5 (6.10%) Apache Synapse
Cloud Services
1 82 (100.00%) Azure
2 51 (62.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 48 (58.54%) Datadog
3 48 (58.54%) Pulumi
4 13 (15.85%) Power Platform
5 7 (8.54%) Azure Data Factory
5 7 (8.54%) Azure Functions
5 7 (8.54%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 7 (8.54%) Serverless
6 5 (6.10%) Azure Storage
7 2 (2.44%) AWS
7 2 (2.44%) Azure Service Bus
7 2 (2.44%) Azure Service Fabric
7 2 (2.44%) SaaS
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (1.22%) Power Automate
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (64.63%) MySQL
2 48 (58.54%) MariaDB
2 48 (58.54%) MongoDB
2 48 (58.54%) PostgreSQL
2 48 (58.54%) Redis
3 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
4 16 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (17.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (15.85%) Power BI
6 13 (15.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (14.63%) Data Lake
8 10 (12.20%) Big Data
9 8 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (8.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
12 5 (6.10%) Delta Lake
12 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (6.10%) Spark SQL
13 2 (2.44%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 49 (59.76%) Jenkins
2 48 (58.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
General
1 11 (13.41%) Social Skills
2 5 (6.10%) Presentation Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Finance
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (64.63%) Azure Engineer
2 49 (59.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (58.54%) Azure DevOps
3 48 (58.54%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 12 (14.63%) Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Azure Architect
7 6 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.10%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Data Architect
11 2 (2.44%) AWS Architect
11 2 (2.44%) Azure Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Senior Developer
12 1 (1.22%) Azure Consultant
12 1 (1.22%) Data Engineer
12 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Engineer
12 1 (1.22%) Performance Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) JSON
2 8 (9.76%) HTML
3 7 (8.54%) .NET
4 5 (6.10%) .NET Core
4 5 (6.10%) EDI
4 5 (6.10%) PySpark
4 5 (6.10%) XML
5 4 (4.88%) jQuery
5 4 (4.88%) React
6 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.66%) CSS
7 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 48 (58.54%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Native
2 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (76.83%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (71.95%) DevOps
3 55 (67.07%) Analytics
4 49 (59.76%) Infrastructure as Code
4 49 (59.76%) Problem-Solving
5 48 (58.54%) Configuration Management
5 48 (58.54%) Web Application Development
6 17 (20.73%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (13.41%) ETL
8 10 (12.20%) Data Engineering
9 8 (9.76%) Data Modelling
9 8 (9.76%) TDD
10 7 (8.54%) Migration
10 7 (8.54%) Scrum
10 7 (8.54%) Visualisation
11 6 (7.32%) Data Migration
11 6 (7.32%) Web Development
12 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.10%) Data Architecture
12 5 (6.10%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 78 (95.12%) SQL
2 65 (79.27%) C#
3 60 (73.17%) Python
4 58 (70.73%) JavaScript
5 53 (64.63%) Java
5 53 (64.63%) PHP
6 52 (63.41%) PowerShell
7 48 (58.54%) Bash Shell
7 48 (58.54%) Go
7 48 (58.54%) Groovy
7 48 (58.54%) Ruby
7 48 (58.54%) TypeScript
8 12 (14.63%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
9 5 (6.10%) Scala
10 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (65.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 55 (67.07%) Kubernetes
2 52 (63.41%) Terraform
3 50 (60.98%) Puppet
4 48 (58.54%) Ansible
4 48 (58.54%) Grafana
4 48 (58.54%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (58.54%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 48 (58.54%) New Relic
1 48 (58.54%) SaltStack
2 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.63%) Databricks