Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 76 68
Rank change year-on-year -16 -8 +20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 102 64 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.01% 3.01% 3.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.44% 8.99% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 98 63 100
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £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 1,081 712 1,009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 31.94% 33.44% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 869 625 920
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018. 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 +23 80 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Macclesfield +2 10 £47,500 +16.56% 3
Wilmslow +11 7 £42,500 -
Crewe -9 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2014
North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 102 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 85 (83.33%) MVC
2 85 (83.33%) .NET
2 85 (83.33%) C#
3 84 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 84 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 81 (79.41%) Web Application Development
4 81 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 77 (75.49%) ASP.NET Web API
5 77 (75.49%) RESTful
5 77 (75.49%) TDD
6 70 (68.63%) Ruby
6 70 (68.63%) OO
6 70 (68.63%) Node.js
7 48 (47.06%) Git (software)
8 47 (46.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 44 (43.14%) AngularJS
9 44 (43.14%) BDD
9 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
10 43 (42.16%) KnockoutJS
11 37 (36.27%) Microsoft Azure
11 37 (36.27%) MongoDB
11 37 (36.27%) NoSQL
11 37 (36.27%) WCF
12 36 (35.29%) Dependency Injection
13 33 (32.35%) F#
13 33 (32.35%) TeamCity
13 33 (32.35%) Multithreading
13 33 (32.35%) 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 33 (32.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.98%) CMS
2 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (36.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (36.27%) MongoDB
2 37 (36.27%) NoSQL
3 16 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (6.86%) SSDT
7 4 (3.92%) RavenDB
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.94%) Power BI
8 3 (2.94%) QlikView
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 33 (32.35%) TeamCity
3 10 (9.80%) JIRA
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 94 (92.16%) Developer
2 84 (82.35%) .NET Developer
3 37 (36.27%) .NET Software Developer
4 33 (32.35%) Messaging Developer
5 13 (12.75%) DBA
5 13 (12.75%) SQL DBA
6 9 (8.82%) SQL Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Database Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Internet Developer
8 5 (4.90%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (3.92%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.92%) SQL BI Developer
10 3 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (83.33%) .NET
2 84 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 81 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 81 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 77 (75.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 77 (75.49%) RESTful
5 70 (68.63%) Node.js
6 47 (46.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 44 (43.14%) AngularJS
8 43 (42.16%) KnockoutJS
9 37 (36.27%) WCF
10 33 (32.35%) MSMQ
10 33 (32.35%) RabbitMQ
10 33 (32.35%) WPF
11 7 (6.86%) .NET Framework
12 5 (4.90%) CSS
12 5 (4.90%) HTML
13 4 (3.92%) CSS3
13 4 (3.92%) HTML5
14 3 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) NHS
2 5 (4.90%) Fintech
3 1 (0.98%) Clustering
3 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (83.33%) MVC
2 84 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (79.41%) Web Application Development
4 77 (75.49%) TDD
5 70 (68.63%) OO
6 44 (43.14%) BDD
7 36 (35.29%) Dependency Injection
8 33 (32.35%) Kanban
8 33 (32.35%) Multithreading
9 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (4.90%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.90%) Wealth Management
12 4 (3.92%) Scrum
13 3 (2.94%) Data Modelling
13 3 (2.94%) ETL
13 3 (2.94%) Performance Optimisation
13 3 (2.94%) Unit Testing
14 1 (0.98%) Database Mirroring
14 1 (0.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 85 (83.33%) C#
2 70 (68.63%) Ruby
3 33 (32.35%) F#
4 17 (16.67%) SQL
5 10 (9.80%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.94%) PHP
6 3 (2.94%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 33 (32.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 33 (32.35%) Kibana
1 33 (32.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.94%) Capita
2 3 (2.94%) Tableau