Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 52 67
Rank change year-on-year -73 +15 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 52 108 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.69% 4.57% 3.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.07% 13.35% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 51 107 81
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
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 1,025 809 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.31% 34.25% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 817 680 635
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -21 35 £40,000 - 1
Macclesfield +4 13 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Nantwich - 2 £46,250 -
Crewe -23 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2014
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (78.85%) MVC
2 41 (78.85%) .NET
2 41 (78.85%) C#
3 40 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (61.54%) Web Application Development
4 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (55.77%) Git (software)
5 29 (55.77%) RESTful
5 29 (55.77%) Node.js
5 29 (55.77%) TDD
5 29 (55.77%) Ruby
5 29 (55.77%) OO
6 24 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (40.38%) KnockoutJS
7 21 (40.38%) Dependency Injection
8 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (32.69%) MongoDB
10 16 (30.77%) NoSQL
10 16 (30.77%) BDD
10 16 (30.77%) AngularJS
10 16 (30.77%) WCF
11 13 (25.00%) WPF
11 13 (25.00%) WSUS
11 13 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 13 (25.00%) Multithreading

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 13 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.69%) MongoDB
3 16 (30.77%) NoSQL
4 8 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.69%) SSDT
7 3 (5.77%) RavenDB
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (3.85%) Power BI
8 2 (3.85%) QlikView
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (55.77%) Git (software)
2 13 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 12 (23.08%) JIRA
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Developer
2 40 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 16 (30.77%) .NET Software Developer
4 13 (25.00%) Messaging Developer
5 9 (17.31%) C# Developer
6 8 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 7 (13.46%) DBA
7 7 (13.46%) SQL DBA
8 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer - Fintech
9 3 (5.77%) Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Database Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) SQL Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Administrator
10 2 (3.85%) SQL BI Developer
10 2 (3.85%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (78.85%) .NET
2 40 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 29 (55.77%) Node.js
4 29 (55.77%) RESTful
5 24 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (40.38%) KnockoutJS
7 16 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 16 (30.77%) WCF
8 13 (25.00%) MSMQ
8 13 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (25.00%) WPF
9 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
10 8 (15.38%) jQuery
11 4 (7.69%) CSS
11 4 (7.69%) HTML
12 3 (5.77%) CSS3
12 3 (5.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Fintech
2 4 (7.69%) NHS
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) MVC
2 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (61.54%) Web Application Development
4 29 (55.77%) OO
4 29 (55.77%) TDD
5 21 (40.38%) Dependency Injection
6 16 (30.77%) BDD
7 13 (25.00%) Kanban
7 13 (25.00%) Multithreading
8 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
10 5 (9.62%) Wealth Management
11 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.77%) Scrum
13 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
13 2 (3.85%) ETL
13 2 (3.85%) Performance Optimisation
14 1 (1.92%) Data Encryption
14 1 (1.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) C#
2 29 (55.77%) Ruby
3 13 (25.00%) F#
4 11 (21.15%) SQL
5 8 (15.38%) PHP
5 8 (15.38%) PHP 5
6 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 13 (25.00%) Kibana
1 13 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Capita
3 2 (3.85%) Tableau