Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 657 535 252
Rank change year-on-year -122 -283 -57
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 375 741 2,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.50% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 1.74% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 326 637 2,227
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%

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 32,961 42,560 51,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.82% 28.75% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27,480 35,147 42,533
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,444 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2014 in England

SQL Server 2014
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

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 13 December 2019. 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
London -88 173 £62,500 - 30
North of England +13 82 £45,000 - 20
North West +34 63 £45,000 - 16
Midlands -4 54 £36,250 -9.38% 8
South East +14 41 £47,500 +11.76% 8
East Midlands +11 35 £35,000 -12.50% 3
West Midlands +13 19 £62,500 +42.86% 5
Yorkshire +14 15 £57,500 +25.00% 2
South West -14 13 £49,500 - 7
East of England +28 12 £47,750 -20.42% 6
North East +11 4 £55,000 +30.95% 2
SQL Server 2014
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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.

1 375 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 273 (72.80%) SQL
3 164 (43.73%) Microsoft
4 158 (42.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 147 (39.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 139 (37.07%) SQL Server 2016
7 137 (36.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 137 (36.53%) C#
8 131 (34.93%) Azure
9 128 (34.13%) .NET
10 124 (33.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 119 (31.73%) T-SQL
12 110 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
13 89 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 87 (23.20%) Data Warehouse
15 78 (20.80%) Finance
16 77 (20.53%) Performance Tuning
17 68 (18.13%) Windows
18 65 (17.33%) MVC
19 62 (16.53%) JavaScript
20 55 (14.67%) DevOps
20 55 (14.67%) Git (software)
21 54 (14.40%) ASP.NET
22 50 (13.33%) jQuery
23 49 (13.07%) ETL
23 49 (13.07%) SQL Server 2017
24 48 (12.80%) CSS
24 48 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC
25 47 (12.53%) XML
25 47 (12.53%) Agile Software Development

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 22 (5.87%) IIS
2 11 (2.93%) Umbraco
3 10 (2.67%) CMS
3 10 (2.67%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.27%) Confluence
9 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (4.53%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.07%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 131 (34.93%) Azure
2 46 (12.27%) Power Platform
3 40 (10.67%) AWS
4 16 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (3.73%) GCP
6 13 (3.47%) Office 365
7 11 (2.93%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
8 7 (1.87%) GitHub
8 7 (1.87%) SaaS
9 3 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.80%) IaaS
9 3 (0.80%) PaaS
9 3 (0.80%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.27%) npm
10 1 (0.27%) Slack
10 1 (0.27%) Trello
10 1 (0.27%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.67%) Firewall
2 9 (2.40%) DNS
2 9 (2.40%) SAN
3 8 (2.13%) DHCP
3 8 (2.13%) NAS
4 7 (1.87%) VPN
5 6 (1.60%) FTP
6 5 (1.33%) Network Security
7 4 (1.07%) Internet
7 4 (1.07%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.80%) LAN
8 3 (0.80%) VoIP
9 2 (0.53%) VLAN
10 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.27%) IPsec
10 1 (0.27%) PBX
10 1 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.27%) SSL
10 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 375 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 158 (42.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 147 (39.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 139 (37.07%) SQL Server 2016
5 137 (36.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 124 (33.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 89 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 87 (23.20%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (13.07%) SQL Server 2017
10 43 (11.47%) Power BI
11 28 (7.47%) MySQL
12 22 (5.87%) Big Data
12 22 (5.87%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (5.60%) Relational Database
14 19 (5.07%) RDBMS
15 18 (4.80%) QlikView
16 17 (4.53%) Azure SQL Database
17 16 (4.27%) Oracle Database
17 16 (4.27%) SSDT
18 14 (3.73%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 55 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 33 (8.80%) JIRA
3 23 (6.13%) Selenium
3 23 (6.13%) SoapUI
4 13 (3.47%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (2.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.60%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.53%) ER Studio
9 2 (0.53%) ERwin
9 2 (0.53%) NUnit
10 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.27%) JUnit
10 1 (0.27%) Maven
10 1 (0.27%) MSTest
10 1 (0.27%) Subversion
10 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 78 (20.80%) Finance
2 29 (7.73%) Banking
3 21 (5.60%) Retail
4 7 (1.87%) Automotive
5 6 (1.60%) Back Office
6 5 (1.33%) Local Government
7 4 (1.07%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.07%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.80%) Advertising
8 3 (0.80%) Games
8 3 (0.80%) Legal
9 2 (0.53%) Law
9 2 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) iGaming
10 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 174 (46.40%) Developer
2 118 (31.47%) DBA
3 99 (26.40%) SQL DBA
4 70 (18.67%) Administrator
5 58 (15.47%) C# Developer
6 55 (14.67%) SQL Developer
7 46 (12.27%) .NET Developer
8 34 (9.07%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (7.73%) Analyst
10 28 (7.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 28 (7.47%) Full Stack Developer
11 25 (6.67%) Applications Developer
12 23 (6.13%) SQL Server DBA
13 21 (5.60%) SQL Server Developer
14 19 (5.07%) Software Developer
15 18 (4.80%) Database Analyst
16 16 (4.27%) Senior DBA
16 16 (4.27%) Senior Developer
17 12 (3.20%) Software Engineer
18 11 (2.93%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (34.13%) .NET
2 54 (14.40%) ASP.NET
3 50 (13.33%) jQuery
4 48 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (12.80%) CSS
5 47 (12.53%) XML
6 42 (11.20%) .NET Framework
7 40 (10.67%) Web Services
8 39 (10.40%) REST
9 34 (9.07%) .NET Core
10 31 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (8.00%) WCF
12 27 (7.20%) Ajax
13 26 (6.93%) RESTful
14 23 (6.13%) HTML
14 23 (6.13%) Middleware
15 20 (5.33%) WinForms
16 19 (5.07%) AngularJS
16 19 (5.07%) Entity Framework
17 17 (4.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.80%) Clustering
2 27 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (6.67%) Replication
4 24 (6.40%) Data Centre
5 22 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (4.27%) NHS
8 9 (2.40%) User Experience
9 7 (1.87%) Reinsurance
10 6 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.33%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.33%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.53%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.53%) Social Media
13 1 (0.27%) BBC
13 1 (0.27%) Equities
13 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.27%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 68 (18.13%) Windows
2 40 (10.67%) Windows Server
3 30 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.47%) Linux
6 9 (2.40%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.33%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.80%) Android
9 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.53%) CentOS
11 1 (0.27%) Unix
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (29.33%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (20.53%) Performance Tuning
3 65 (17.33%) MVC
4 55 (14.67%) DevOps
5 49 (13.07%) ETL
6 47 (12.53%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (11.73%) SDLC
8 42 (11.20%) Migration
8 42 (11.20%) Software Engineering
9 40 (10.67%) Unit Testing
10 38 (10.13%) High Availability
10 38 (10.13%) Problem-Solving
11 35 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 34 (9.07%) Data Modelling
13 29 (7.73%) Analytics
13 29 (7.73%) SOA
14 28 (7.47%) Test Automation
15 26 (6.93%) API Testing
15 26 (6.93%) Performance Monitoring
16 24 (6.40%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 273 (72.80%) SQL
2 137 (36.53%) C#
3 119 (31.73%) T-SQL
4 62 (16.53%) JavaScript
5 46 (12.27%) PowerShell
6 21 (5.60%) Python
7 18 (4.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 17 (4.53%) VB
9 16 (4.27%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.73%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.93%) VBA
12 8 (2.13%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.60%) R
14 2 (0.53%) Java
14 2 (0.53%) PHP
14 2 (0.53%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.53%) VBScript
15 1 (0.27%) Perl
15 1 (0.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (4.27%) Degree
3 15 (4.00%) MCSA
4 9 (2.40%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.60%) MCP
6 5 (1.33%) MCITP
6 5 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.07%) OCP
8 3 (0.80%) MCSE
9 2 (0.53%) CCNA
9 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.27%) CCNP
10 1 (0.27%) CEH
10 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.27%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.27%) VCP5
10 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.27%) QA
2 9 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.87%) SLA
4 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 20 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.80%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (1.87%) vSphere
5 5 (1.33%) Docker
6 4 (1.07%) UAG
6 4 (1.07%) XenApp
7 3 (0.80%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.27%) Firmware
9 1 (0.27%) LXC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.87%) SCOM
3 6 (1.60%) Ansible
3 6 (1.60%) Puppet
4 3 (0.80%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.80%) Nagios
4 3 (0.80%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.53%) WSUS
6 1 (0.27%) Ambari
6 1 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.27%) SCCM
6 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 164 (43.73%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.40%) Oracle
3 28 (7.47%) Tableau
4 25 (6.67%) VMware
5 16 (4.27%) Citrix
6 15 (4.00%) Google
7 12 (3.20%) Cisco
8 10 (2.67%) RedGate
9 9 (2.40%) HP
10 7 (1.87%) iManage
10 7 (1.87%) Talend
10 7 (1.87%) Teradata
11 6 (1.60%) SAP
12 4 (1.07%) Nintex
12 4 (1.07%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.80%) CyberArk
13 3 (0.80%) Qualys
13 3 (0.80%) SolarWinds
13 3 (0.80%) Veritas
14 2 (0.53%) Red Hat