The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2014 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2014 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server 2014
UK
Rank 166 213 288
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +75
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 1655 1625 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.95% 1.61% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.45% 5.10% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1613 1469 1147
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25674 31859 33270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.31% 31.60% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21877 27006 28504
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server 2014
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SQL Server 2014 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2014 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server 2014
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 within the UK.

SQL Server 2014 Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Server 2014
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

SQL Server 2014 Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server 2014
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 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
England +33 1516 £45,000 -5.26% 168
London +13 600 £55,000 - 54
South East +51 289 £42,500 -5.55% 30
North West +15 196 £40,000 - 22
East of England +39 118 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Manchester -1 101 £40,000 - 9
Yorkshire -10 95 £35,000 -17.64% 17
West Midlands +45 87 £42,500 +13.33% 13
Kent +53 75 £45,000 +5.88% 3
City of London +50 75 £55,000 - 10
Hertfordshire +43 69 £43,750 -27.08% 5
West Yorkshire -14 59 £42,500 -5.55% 9
South West +19 55 £40,000 +3.89% 11
Leeds -5 54 £42,500 -10.52% 7
Hampshire +35 51 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Berkshire +21 49 £37,500 -16.66% 3
East Midlands -26 48 £42,500 - 5
Merseyside +22 46 £40,000 - 3
Wales +22 45 £35,000 -7.89% 5
Surrey +22 41 £52,500 - 2
Cheshire +10 40 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Scotland +50 35 £40,750 +1.87% 3
Cambridgeshire +17 30 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Cambridge +12 29 £57,500 +43.75% 2
North East +10 27 £40,000 +6.66% 5
West Sussex -12 27 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Coventry +38 26 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Wales - 26 £42,500 - 2
Swansea - 26 £42,500 - 2
Tyne and Wear +17 25 £40,000 +6.66% 5

SQL Server 2014
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 3259 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2345 (71.95%) .NET
3 2273 (69.75%) C#
4 2229 (68.40%) Agile Software Development
5 1949 (59.80%) ASP.NET
6 1930 (59.22%) MVC
7 1886 (57.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1862 (57.13%) TDD
9 1701 (52.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1669 (51.21%) Web Application Development
11 1375 (42.19%) BDD
12 1216 (37.31%) WCF
13 1210 (37.13%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1175 (36.05%) RESTful
15 1011 (31.02%) SQL
16 1007 (30.90%) Microsoft
17 868 (26.63%) Scrum
18 857 (26.30%) Node.js
19 805 (24.70%) .NET Framework
20 765 (23.47%) Ruby
21 760 (23.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 737 (22.61%) SQL Server 2012
23 707 (21.69%) NoSQL
24 697 (21.39%) Git (software)
25 683 (20.96%) AngularJS
26 655 (20.10%) Entity Framework
27 654 (20.07%) KnockoutJS
28 648 (19.88%) T-SQL
29 644 (19.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 624 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server 2014
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 135 (4.14%) CMS
2 123 (3.77%) EPiServer
3 117 (3.59%) SharePoint
4 104 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
5 99 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
6 82 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 79 (2.42%) IIS
8 44 (1.35%) Tomcat
9 39 (1.20%) Umbraco
10 38 (1.17%) MS Exchange
11 28 (0.86%) Kentico
11 28 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
12 26 (0.80%) DNN
12 26 (0.80%) Immediacy CMS
12 26 (0.80%) Sitefinity
13 23 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
15 20 (0.61%) Apache
16 13 (0.40%) SAS
17 12 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 301 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 25 (0.77%) MS Office
3 10 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (0.31%) InDesign
4 3 (0.092%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.31%) SAP Business One
2 9 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 8 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
4 7 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.12%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.092%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.061%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.031%) BPCS
8 1 (0.031%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 397 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 124 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (2.39%) Google Play
4 44 (1.35%) Office 365
5 25 (0.77%) SaaS
6 15 (0.46%) Data Lake Analytics
7 13 (0.40%) GitHub
8 10 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.21%) IaaS
10 6 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.15%) PaaS
12 3 (0.092%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.061%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.061%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 351 (10.77%) Internet
2 105 (3.22%) Intranet
3 53 (1.63%) SAN
4 41 (1.26%) Broadband
5 30 (0.92%) DNS
6 28 (0.86%) Firewall
7 24 (0.74%) NAS
8 21 (0.64%) DHCP
9 20 (0.61%) WAN
10 19 (0.58%) LAN
11 16 (0.49%) VPN
12 15 (0.46%) TCP/IP
13 12 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (0.37%) iSCSI
14 9 (0.28%) VLAN
15 8 (0.25%) Fibre Channel
16 7 (0.21%) Unified Communications
17 6 (0.18%) VoIP
18 5 (0.15%) IP Telephony
19 4 (0.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3259 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 760 (23.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 737 (22.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 707 (21.69%) NoSQL
5 624 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 503 (15.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 480 (14.73%) Data Warehouse
8 403 (12.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 267 (8.19%) SQL Server 2016
10 216 (6.63%) MongoDB
11 181 (5.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 126 (3.87%) Power BI
12 126 (3.87%) Relational Database
13 118 (3.62%) SQL Server 2005
14 81 (2.49%) RavenDB
15 75 (2.30%) Big Data
16 67 (2.06%) OLAP
17 66 (2.03%) MySQL
18 63 (1.93%) Azure SQL Database
19 50 (1.53%) DTS
Development Applications
1 697 (21.39%) Git (software)
2 462 (14.18%) NUnit
3 444 (13.62%) Rhino Mocks
4 329 (10.10%) Moq
5 228 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 183 (5.62%) Visual Studio
7 154 (4.73%) MSTest
8 123 (3.77%) Subversion
9 119 (3.65%) TeamCity
10 30 (0.92%) JIRA
11 21 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 20 (0.61%) gulp
12 20 (0.61%) MSBuild
12 20 (0.61%) WebDriver
13 19 (0.58%) JBehave
13 19 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
13 19 (0.58%) Maven
14 16 (0.49%) Selenium
15 14 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 492 (15.10%) Finance
2 371 (11.38%) Games
3 263 (8.07%) Marketing
4 214 (6.57%) Advertising
5 125 (3.84%) Banking
6 100 (3.07%) Music Industry
7 99 (3.04%) Legal
8 57 (1.75%) Retail
9 53 (1.63%) Telecoms
10 43 (1.32%) Investment Banking
11 21 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.46%) Automotive
12 15 (0.46%) Publishing
13 14 (0.43%) Back Office
14 12 (0.37%) Law
15 10 (0.31%) Military
16 4 (0.12%) Billing
17 2 (0.061%) Front Office
17 2 (0.061%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2555 (78.40%) Developer
2 2044 (62.72%) .NET Developer
3 758 (23.26%) C# Developer
4 683 (20.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 428 (13.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 424 (13.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 389 (11.94%) DBA
8 370 (11.35%) SQL DBA
9 288 (8.84%) SQL Developer
10 262 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 210 (6.44%) Agile Developer
12 200 (6.14%) Agile .NET Developer
13 198 (6.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 183 (5.62%) SQL Server DBA
15 174 (5.34%) Agile C# Developer
16 171 (5.25%) Junior
17 156 (4.79%) Administrator
18 151 (4.63%) WPF Developer
19 148 (4.54%) C# WPF Developer
20 144 (4.42%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2345 (71.95%) .NET
2 1949 (59.80%) ASP.NET
3 1886 (57.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1701 (52.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1216 (37.31%) WCF
6 1210 (37.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1175 (36.05%) RESTful
8 857 (26.30%) Node.js
9 805 (24.70%) .NET Framework
10 683 (20.96%) AngularJS
11 655 (20.10%) Entity Framework
12 654 (20.07%) KnockoutJS
13 644 (19.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 585 (17.95%) WPF
15 499 (15.31%) Code First Entity Framework
16 370 (11.35%) HTML
17 348 (10.68%) NHibernate
18 339 (10.40%) CSS
19 307 (9.42%) WinForms
20 303 (9.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 264 (8.10%) Enterprise Software
2 175 (5.37%) Social Network
3 161 (4.94%) Clustering
4 160 (4.91%) Tandem
5 154 (4.73%) Replication
6 121 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
7 102 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 97 (2.98%) User Experience
9 88 (2.70%) Mobile App
10 78 (2.39%) iPhone
10 78 (2.39%) Social Media
11 77 (2.36%) BBC
12 65 (1.99%) Client/Server
13 56 (1.72%) Fintech
14 53 (1.63%) Digital TV
15 48 (1.47%) Streaming Music
16 37 (1.14%) Data Centre
16 37 (1.14%) Management Information System
17 22 (0.68%) Reinsurance
18 13 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 593 (18.20%) Windows
2 219 (6.72%) Windows Server
3 189 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 116 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (2.42%) Android
6 33 (1.01%) Linux
7 29 (0.89%) Windows 10
8 25 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (0.74%) Windows 7
10 20 (0.61%) Unix
11 11 (0.34%) HPUX
12 9 (0.28%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.25%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.061%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.061%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 2 (0.061%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.031%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.031%) MVS
16 1 (0.031%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2229 (68.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1930 (59.22%) MVC
3 1862 (57.13%) TDD
4 1669 (51.21%) Web Application Development
5 1375 (42.19%) BDD
6 868 (26.63%) Scrum
7 622 (19.09%) Business Intelligence
7 622 (19.09%) Dependency Injection
8 587 (18.01%) OO
9 509 (15.62%) Kanban
10 389 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
11 309 (9.48%) ETL
12 262 (8.04%) MVVM
13 259 (7.95%) SDLC
14 241 (7.39%) Performance Tuning
15 193 (5.92%) High Availability
16 181 (5.55%) Domain-Driven Design
17 169 (5.19%) Web Development
18 166 (5.09%) Inversion of Control
19 152 (4.66%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2273 (69.75%) C#
2 1011 (31.02%) SQL
3 765 (23.47%) Ruby
4 648 (19.88%) T-SQL
5 543 (16.66%) JavaScript
6 217 (6.66%) VB.NET
7 188 (5.77%) VB
8 131 (4.02%) PowerShell
9 101 (3.10%) F#
10 88 (2.70%) XPath
11 72 (2.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 47 (1.44%) Java
13 29 (0.89%) C++
14 20 (0.61%) PHP
15 19 (0.58%) ES6
16 16 (0.49%) VBA
17 14 (0.43%) R
18 12 (0.37%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.34%) C
20 9 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 216 (6.63%) Degree
2 166 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (1.41%) MCTS
4 36 (1.10%) MCP
5 32 (0.98%) MCSA
6 29 (0.89%) MCSD
7 27 (0.83%) MCAD
7 27 (0.83%) MCSE
8 21 (0.64%) MCITP
8 21 (0.64%) Security Cleared
9 16 (0.49%) SC Cleared
10 14 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.18%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.15%) PhD
13 3 (0.092%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.061%) AAT
14 2 (0.061%) CCNA
14 2 (0.061%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.061%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (3.47%) QA
2 40 (1.23%) SLA
3 16 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.092%) IFRS
5 3 (0.092%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 116 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 41 (1.26%) Hyper-V
3 33 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.43%) Docker
4 14 (0.43%) XenApp
5 13 (0.40%) vSphere
6 12 (0.37%) Terminal Services
7 11 (0.34%) Firmware
8 10 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.31%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 4 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.12%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.061%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 101 (3.10%) Kibana
2 67 (2.06%) WSUS
3 62 (1.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 28 (0.86%) SCCM
5 22 (0.68%) Puppet
6 19 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (0.52%) Ansible
7 17 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
8 16 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
9 13 (0.40%) CFEngine
10 10 (0.31%) SCOM
11 6 (0.18%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.15%) Backup Exec
13 4 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (0.092%) HP Data Protector
14 3 (0.092%) Nagios
14 3 (0.092%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 3 (0.092%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 3 (0.092%) XenMobile
15 2 (0.061%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1007 (30.90%) Microsoft
2 297 (9.11%) Facebook
3 215 (6.60%) Google
4 89 (2.73%) Tableau
5 88 (2.70%) Oracle
6 77 (2.36%) Apple
6 77 (2.36%) Sony
6 77 (2.36%) Yahoo!
7 62 (1.90%) Twitter
8 56 (1.72%) VMware
9 45 (1.38%) Citrix
9 45 (1.38%) RedGate
10 37 (1.14%) Cisco
11 36 (1.10%) Sitecore
12 33 (1.01%) HP
13 26 (0.80%) Alterian
13 26 (0.80%) Cognos
14 24 (0.74%) SAP
15 22 (0.68%) Splunk
16 16 (0.49%) New Relic
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