Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 846 662 692
Rank change year-on-year -184 +30 -126
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 157 86 338
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.54% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 124 66 288
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £44,112 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -8.52%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £63,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -4.76%

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 29,929 16,019 31,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.55% 27.50% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19,494 13,700 26,099
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SQL Server 2014 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in England.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in England over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -174 81 £60,000 - 17
North of England -97 26 £56,250 +22.46% 7
East of England -84 22 £55,000 +46.67% 1
North West -96 14 £57,500 +22.69% 4
South East -121 13 £37,500 -37.50% 4
Midlands -99 8 £40,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 8 £47,500 - 3
South West -46 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands -52 5 £40,000 +3.90%
North East -24 4 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands -76 3 £42,500 -12.37% 3
SQL Server 2014
UK

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 157 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 118 (75.16%) SQL
3 97 (61.78%) C#
4 92 (58.60%) .NET
5 89 (56.69%) Microsoft
6 71 (45.22%) Azure
7 62 (39.49%) Problem-Solving
8 61 (38.85%) T-SQL
9 57 (36.31%) Windows
10 55 (35.03%) DevOps
11 52 (33.12%) .NET Framework
12 51 (32.48%) SQL Server 2016
13 50 (31.85%) Degree
14 47 (29.94%) Social Skills
15 46 (29.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 46 (29.30%) Visual Studio
16 43 (27.39%) SDLC
17 40 (25.48%) SQL Server 2012
18 36 (22.93%) .NET Core
19 35 (22.29%) ASP.NET
20 30 (19.11%) SQL Server 2008
21 29 (18.47%) QA
21 29 (18.47%) Public Sector
22 28 (17.83%) Team Foundation Server
23 27 (17.20%) Unit Testing
24 26 (16.56%) Test Automation
25 25 (15.92%) Functional Testing
25 25 (15.92%) JavaScript
25 25 (15.92%) Microsoft Excel
25 25 (15.92%) DBS Check

SQL Server 2014
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (10.83%) IIS
2 13 (8.28%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.64%) Apache
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (15.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (9.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 71 (45.22%) Azure
2 16 (10.19%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (8.28%) Power Platform
4 7 (4.46%) AWS
5 6 (3.82%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (3.18%) GitHub
6 5 (3.18%) SaaS
7 4 (2.55%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.27%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (1.27%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.64%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (0.64%) Azure Service Fabric
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) Firewall
2 4 (2.55%) Internet
3 3 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.27%) DNS
5 1 (0.64%) DHCP
5 1 (0.64%) LAN
5 1 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.64%) SAN
5 1 (0.64%) VLAN
5 1 (0.64%) VoIP
5 1 (0.64%) VPN
5 1 (0.64%) WAN
5 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (32.48%) SQL Server 2016
3 46 (29.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (25.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (19.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (13.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (8.92%) SQL Server 2017
8 13 (8.28%) Power BI
9 10 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (6.37%) MS Access
10 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2019
11 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (3.18%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (1.91%) Relational Database
14 2 (1.27%) Amazon QuickSight
14 2 (1.27%) Data Lake
14 2 (1.27%) DTS
14 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
14 2 (1.27%) QlikView
14 2 (1.27%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 46 (29.30%) Visual Studio
2 28 (17.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (14.65%) Git (software)
4 16 (10.19%) Moq
5 9 (5.73%) NUnit
5 9 (5.73%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (5.10%) JIRA
7 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 47 (29.94%) Social Skills
2 29 (18.47%) Public Sector
3 22 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (11.46%) Finance
5 11 (7.01%) French Language
6 4 (2.55%) Law
6 4 (2.55%) Marketing
7 3 (1.91%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.27%) Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Advertising
9 1 (0.64%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (50.32%) Developer
2 30 (19.11%) C# Developer
3 25 (15.92%) .NET Developer
4 22 (14.01%) DBA
5 21 (13.38%) SQL DBA
6 20 (12.74%) Automation Engineer
6 20 (12.74%) QA Automation Engineer
6 20 (12.74%) QA Engineer
7 18 (11.46%) SQL Developer
8 16 (10.19%) Azure Developer
8 16 (10.19%) Lead Developer
9 14 (8.92%) Senior Developer
10 13 (8.28%) Applications Support
11 11 (7.01%) .NET Applications Developer
11 11 (7.01%) Analyst
11 11 (7.01%) Applications Developer
11 11 (7.01%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (7.01%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (7.01%) C# Application Developer
11 11 (7.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (58.60%) .NET
2 52 (33.12%) .NET Framework
3 36 (22.93%) .NET Core
4 35 (22.29%) ASP.NET
5 24 (15.29%) CSS
5 24 (15.29%) HTML
6 17 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (10.83%) jQuery
6 17 (10.83%) Web Services
7 16 (10.19%) ASP.NET Core
7 16 (10.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (10.19%) HTML5
8 14 (8.92%) CSS3
9 11 (7.01%) AngularJS
9 11 (7.01%) Entity Framework
10 9 (5.73%) Dapper ORM
10 9 (5.73%) Task Parallel Library
10 9 (5.73%) WCF
10 9 (5.73%) WPF
11 5 (3.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.29%) Legacy Code
2 18 (11.46%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (10.19%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.73%) Reinsurance
4 9 (5.73%) User Experience
5 8 (5.10%) Reference Data
6 5 (3.18%) Clustering
6 5 (3.18%) Replication
7 3 (1.91%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) Legacy Systems
9 1 (0.64%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 57 (36.31%) Windows
2 20 (12.74%) Windows Server
3 19 (12.10%) Windows Server 2016
4 13 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.55%) Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (39.49%) Problem-Solving
2 55 (35.03%) DevOps
3 43 (27.39%) SDLC
4 27 (17.20%) Unit Testing
5 26 (16.56%) Test Automation
6 25 (15.92%) Functional Testing
7 24 (15.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 24 (15.29%) Service Design
8 23 (14.65%) MVC
9 22 (14.01%) OO
10 21 (13.38%) Computer Science
11 20 (12.74%) Data Modelling
12 18 (11.46%) ITIL
12 18 (11.46%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (11.46%) Release Management
13 17 (10.83%) CI/CD
13 17 (10.83%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (10.83%) ETL
14 16 (10.19%) IT Strategy
15 15 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 118 (75.16%) SQL
2 97 (61.78%) C#
3 61 (38.85%) T-SQL
4 25 (15.92%) JavaScript
5 22 (14.01%) VBA
6 18 (11.46%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.10%) VB
7 8 (5.10%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.18%) Python
9 2 (1.27%) ES6
9 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.27%) R
10 1 (0.64%) Java
10 1 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 50 (31.85%) Degree
2 25 (15.92%) DBS Check
3 24 (15.29%) ISEB
3 24 (15.29%) ISTQB
3 24 (15.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (8.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.27%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (18.47%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (15.29%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (6.37%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (3.18%) vSphere
5 3 (1.91%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.91%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.64%) SCCM
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Sentry
2 1 (0.64%) WSUS
2 1 (0.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 89 (56.69%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.29%) NEC
2 24 (15.29%) Northgate
3 16 (10.19%) Sage
4 7 (4.46%) Atlassian
4 7 (4.46%) VMware
5 6 (3.82%) Civica
6 5 (3.18%) Oracle
6 5 (3.18%) RedGate
6 5 (3.18%) SolarWinds
6 5 (3.18%) Telerik
7 4 (2.55%) Cisco
8 3 (1.91%) Juniper
8 3 (1.91%) Sophos
9 1 (0.64%) Aruba
9 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.64%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.64%) Meraki
9 1 (0.64%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.64%) WatchGuard