Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 63 78
Rank change year-on-year -81 +15 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 27 111 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.92% 4.10% 3.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.97% 12.29% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 111 62
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £38,125 £33,750 £32,625
90th Percentile £51,875 £68,750 £52,375
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 908 903 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 31.04% 33.36% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 738 747 598
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,350 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -51 10 £46,250 +15.63% 2
Macclesfield +10 9 £45,000 -
Crewe -14 3 £42,500 -5.56%
Nantwich - 2 £46,250 -
Northwich - 2 £47,500 -
SQL Server 2014
North West

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) MVC
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
4 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
4 10 (37.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
6 8 (29.63%) PHP
6 8 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (29.63%) JIRA
6 8 (29.63%) PHP 5
6 8 (29.63%) jQuery
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (22.22%) Wealth Management

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 4 (14.81%) IIS
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DHCP
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
1 4 (14.81%) FTP
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
1 4 (14.81%) SMTP
1 4 (14.81%) SSH
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
8 2 (7.41%) Power BI
8 2 (7.41%) QlikView
8 2 (7.41%) RavenDB
9 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) MSTest
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (14.81%) SQL BI Developer
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) DBA
8 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (11.11%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
2 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
2 10 (37.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (29.63%) jQuery
3 8 (29.63%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) HTML
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) REST
5 2 (7.41%) SOAP
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Fintech
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 6 (22.22%) Wealth Management
7 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
7 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) ETL
8 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (7.41%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (7.41%) Scrum
9 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
10 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) PHP
3 8 (29.63%) PHP 5
3 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CCNA
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
1 4 (14.81%) MCSE
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.81%) vSphere
1 4 (14.81%) XenApp
1 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Capita
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau