Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2014 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2014 over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 103 82
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21 +21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 99 46 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.13% 2.00% 3.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.12% 5.91% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 95 45 101
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £48,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2014 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 Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 978 778 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.95% 33.77% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 809 684 1061
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2014 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2014
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2014 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2014
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2014 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2014
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Warrington +41 73 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Wilmslow +22 10 £42,500 -
Macclesfield +10 7 £47,500 +11.76%
SQL Server 2014
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 78 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (75.76%) MVC
3 75 (75.76%) .NET
3 75 (75.76%) C#
3 75 (75.76%) ASP.NET
3 75 (75.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 75 (75.76%) Web Application Development
3 75 (75.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 72 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web API
4 72 (72.73%) RESTful
4 72 (72.73%) TDD
5 62 (62.63%) Ruby
5 62 (62.63%) OO
5 62 (62.63%) Node.js
6 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
7 43 (43.43%) AngularJS
7 43 (43.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 42 (42.42%) BDD
9 41 (41.41%) Git (software)
10 40 (40.40%) KnockoutJS
11 37 (37.37%) Microsoft Azure
12 35 (35.35%) MongoDB
13 34 (34.34%) NoSQL
14 32 (32.32%) WCF
15 30 (30.30%) WPF
15 30 (30.30%) WSUS
15 30 (30.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 30 (30.30%) Multithreading
15 30 (30.30%) Kanban

SQL Server 2014
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 30 (30.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (37.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (35.35%) MongoDB
3 34 (34.34%) NoSQL
4 18 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (8.08%) Power BI
8 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (7.07%) QlikView
9 7 (7.07%) SSDT
10 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (3.03%) MySQL
12 3 (3.03%) RavenDB
13 2 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (2.02%) MariaDB
13 2 (2.02%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 41 (41.41%) Git (software)
2 30 (30.30%) TeamCity
3 7 (7.07%) JIRA
4 6 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 87 (87.88%) Developer
2 75 (75.76%) .NET Developer
3 32 (32.32%) .NET Software Developer
4 30 (30.30%) Messaging Developer
5 15 (15.15%) DBA
5 15 (15.15%) SQL DBA
6 11 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Analyst
8 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Database Analyst
8 7 (7.07%) SQL Analyst
8 7 (7.07%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (6.06%) SQL BI Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Internet Developer
10 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Developer
11 2 (2.02%) Senior DBA
11 2 (2.02%) Senior SQL DBA
11 2 (2.02%) Senior SQL Server DBA
12 1 (1.01%) Automation Engineer
12 1 (1.01%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (75.76%) .NET
1 75 (75.76%) ASP.NET
1 75 (75.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 75 (75.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 72 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web API
2 72 (72.73%) RESTful
3 62 (62.63%) Node.js
4 43 (43.43%) AngularJS
4 43 (43.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 40 (40.40%) KnockoutJS
6 32 (32.32%) WCF
7 30 (30.30%) MSMQ
7 30 (30.30%) RabbitMQ
7 30 (30.30%) WPF
8 3 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.03%) CSS
8 3 (3.03%) CSS3
8 3 (3.03%) HTML
8 3 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) NHS
2 3 (3.03%) Fintech
3 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.01%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (75.76%) MVC
2 75 (75.76%) Web Application Development
3 72 (72.73%) TDD
4 62 (62.63%) OO
5 42 (42.42%) BDD
6 30 (30.30%) Dependency Injection
6 30 (30.30%) Kanban
6 30 (30.30%) Multithreading
7 14 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (13.13%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (8.08%) ETL
10 5 (5.05%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.05%) Performance Optimisation
11 3 (3.03%) Asset Management
11 3 (3.03%) Scrum
11 3 (3.03%) Wealth Management
12 2 (2.02%) Analytics
12 2 (2.02%) Data Analysis
12 2 (2.02%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 75 (75.76%) C#
2 62 (62.63%) Ruby
3 30 (30.30%) F#
4 24 (24.24%) SQL
5 16 (16.16%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 30 (30.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 30 (30.30%) Kibana
1 30 (30.30%) WSUS
2 2 (2.02%) Ansible
2 2 (2.02%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 47 (47.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.05%) Tableau
3 2 (2.02%) Capita
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle
4 1 (1.01%) Cognos