Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 109 138
Rank change year-on-year -24 +29 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 16 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.61% 1.14% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% 3.31% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,300 £31,350 £39,005
90th Percentile £67,000 £73,750 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 697 756 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.55% 34.36% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 462 491 444
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,375 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2014
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2014 in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2014
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2014 in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (56.25%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (50.00%) MCDBA
6 8 (50.00%) MCITP
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (43.75%) Asset Management
8 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
8 6 (37.50%) C#
8 6 (37.50%) Finance
8 6 (37.50%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
10 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (25.00%) Tableau
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (18.75%) VB
11 3 (18.75%) .NET
11 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
12 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 2 (12.50%) SAS
12 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2014
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) BigQuery
7 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
7 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Production Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Database Manager
2 5 (31.25%) DBA
2 5 (31.25%) SQL DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DBA Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Junior SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Production DBA
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (43.75%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 2 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (50.00%) MCDBA
2 8 (50.00%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (12.50%) CA
4 2 (12.50%) Google
4 2 (12.50%) Pega
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow