Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
England > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 98 116
Rank change year-on-year -52 +18 +87
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 271 383 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.06% 3.07% 2.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.37% 8.88% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 256 355 322
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4251 4312 4351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.32% 34.60% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3607 3736 3739
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SQL Server 2014
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2014 in the North West

SQL Server 2014
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2014 in the North West

SQL Server 2014
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 in the North West over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2014 in the North West

SQL Server 2014
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Manchester -69 124 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Cheshire +20 99 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Merseyside -19 23 £45,000 +12.50%
Lancashire -3 22 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Cumbria -4 2 £57,500 +27.78%
SQL Server 2014
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2014 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 271 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 183 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (62.73%) C#
4 169 (62.36%) .NET
5 162 (59.78%) ASP.NET
6 160 (59.04%) MVC
6 160 (59.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 158 (58.30%) Web Application Development
8 157 (57.93%) TDD
9 127 (46.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 124 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 124 (45.76%) RESTful
11 111 (40.96%) KnockoutJS
12 107 (39.48%) WCF
13 103 (38.01%) Node.js
14 102 (37.64%) Ruby
15 101 (37.27%) Dependency Injection
16 97 (35.79%) SQL
17 96 (35.42%) BDD
18 86 (31.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 84 (31.00%) AngularJS
19 84 (31.00%) Games
20 79 (29.15%) Microsoft Azure
21 78 (28.78%) T-SQL
22 76 (28.04%) Business Intelligence
23 75 (27.68%) Microsoft
24 73 (26.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 71 (26.20%) Google
25 71 (26.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 70 (25.83%) MongoDB

SQL Server 2014
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 64 (23.62%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.58%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.74%) Apache
3 2 (0.74%) CMS
3 2 (0.74%) IIS
4 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 79 (29.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (11.44%) Google Play
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.69%) Internet
2 2 (0.74%) SAN
3 1 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (26.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (26.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (25.83%) MongoDB
5 66 (24.35%) Data Warehouse
6 62 (22.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 60 (22.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 53 (19.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 41 (15.13%) NoSQL
10 29 (10.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (7.01%) Power BI
12 15 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (4.06%) QlikView
14 10 (3.69%) MySQL
14 10 (3.69%) SSDT
15 4 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
16 3 (1.11%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 64 (23.62%) TeamCity
2 50 (18.45%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.43%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.58%) JIRA
5 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.74%) Subversion
8 1 (0.37%) gulp
8 1 (0.37%) JBehave
8 1 (0.37%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.37%) Maven
8 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 84 (31.00%) Games
2 25 (9.23%) Finance
3 6 (2.21%) Retail
4 3 (1.11%) Advertising
5 1 (0.37%) Banking
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 229 (84.50%) Developer
2 160 (59.04%) .NET Developer
3 65 (23.99%) SQL Developer
4 54 (19.93%) SQL Server Developer
5 39 (14.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 36 (13.28%) SQL BI Developer
7 35 (12.92%) Junior
8 34 (12.55%) Graduate
8 34 (12.55%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 34 (12.55%) Graduate Developer
8 34 (12.55%) Junior .NET Developer
8 34 (12.55%) Junior Developer
9 32 (11.81%) .NET Software Developer
10 31 (11.44%) Digital Developer
11 30 (11.07%) Messaging Developer
11 30 (11.07%) SQL Server BI Developer
12 28 (10.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 26 (9.59%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
14 24 (8.86%) DBA
15 22 (8.12%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (62.36%) .NET
2 162 (59.78%) ASP.NET
3 160 (59.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 127 (46.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 124 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 124 (45.76%) RESTful
6 111 (40.96%) KnockoutJS
7 107 (39.48%) WCF
8 103 (38.01%) Node.js
9 86 (31.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 84 (31.00%) AngularJS
11 64 (23.62%) MSMQ
11 64 (23.62%) WPF
12 37 (13.65%) .NET Framework
13 34 (12.55%) Entity Framework
14 31 (11.44%) Ninject
15 30 (11.07%) RabbitMQ
16 6 (2.21%) JSP
17 5 (1.85%) REST
18 4 (1.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.13%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.44%) iPhone
2 31 (11.44%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.69%) Fintech
4 9 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.32%) Replication
5 7 (2.58%) NHS
6 6 (2.21%) BBC
6 6 (2.21%) Social Media
7 5 (1.85%) Clustering
7 5 (1.85%) Digital TV
8 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.37%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.44%) Android
2 15 (5.54%) Windows
3 12 (4.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.21%) Linux
6 4 (1.48%) HPUX
6 4 (1.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (59.04%) MVC
3 158 (58.30%) Web Application Development
4 157 (57.93%) TDD
5 101 (37.27%) Dependency Injection
6 96 (35.42%) BDD
7 76 (28.04%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (25.46%) OO
9 65 (23.99%) Kanban
10 64 (23.62%) Multithreading
11 34 (12.55%) Web Development
12 31 (11.44%) Domain-Driven Design
13 24 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (7.01%) ETL
15 16 (5.90%) Data Modelling
16 12 (4.43%) Scrum
17 11 (4.06%) Wealth Management
18 10 (3.69%) Asset Management
18 10 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (3.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 170 (62.73%) C#
2 102 (37.64%) Ruby
3 97 (35.79%) SQL
4 78 (28.78%) T-SQL
5 64 (23.62%) F#
6 8 (2.95%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.11%) R
8 2 (0.74%) Java
9 1 (0.37%) ES6
9 1 (0.37%) PHP
9 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.37%) VBA
9 1 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.48%) Degree
2 4 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.11%) MCP
3 3 (1.11%) NVQ Level 4
4 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.37%) CCNA
5 1 (0.37%) CCNP
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.37%) MCITP
5 1 (0.37%) MCSA
5 1 (0.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.37%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 64 (23.62%) Kibana
2 30 (11.07%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 30 (11.07%) WSUS
3 3 (1.11%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.74%) Ansible
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 75 (27.68%) Microsoft
2 71 (26.20%) Google
3 9 (3.32%) Tableau
4 7 (2.58%) Oracle
5 6 (2.21%) Apple
5 6 (2.21%) Capita
5 6 (2.21%) Facebook
5 6 (2.21%) Sony
5 6 (2.21%) Yahoo!
6 4 (1.48%) HP
7 2 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco
8 1 (0.37%) Citrix
8 1 (0.37%) Cognos
8 1 (0.37%) VMware