Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 115 135
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 20 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.96% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.48% 3.22% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 10
Edinburgh median annual salary £56,250 £47,500 £43,527
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% +9.13% +8.82%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,950
90th Percentile £66,875 £53,750 £68,500
Scotland median annual salary £51,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +36.67% -6.25% -

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 808 652 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 30.05% 29.70% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 517 442 517
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,675 £63,850
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2014 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (70.00%) MCDBA
5 14 (70.00%) MCITP
6 11 (55.00%) Asset Management
7 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
8 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
9 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (20.00%) C#
12 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
12 3 (15.00%) MVC
12 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 3 (15.00%) CA
12 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
12 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
13 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management

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 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
3 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.00%) MySQL
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) DBA
2 6 (30.00%) Production DBA
2 6 (30.00%) Production Manager
2 6 (30.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 5 (25.00%) Database Manager
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Production DBA
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) DBA Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) LESS
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) Sass
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Asset Management
2 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (70.00%) MCDBA
2 14 (70.00%) MCITP
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (15.00%) CA
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Pega
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Xamarin