Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 104 88
Rank change year-on-year -143 -16 +42
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 121 375 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.98% 2.92% 3.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.89% 8.41% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 113 370 326
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,125 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 4,188 4,457 3,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 34.02% 34.73% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,572 3,799 3,106
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 2018. 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 -87 55 £40,000 - 9
Cheshire -74 49 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Lancashire -15 10 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Merseyside -34 4 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Cumbria -2 3 £60,000 +71.43%
SQL Server 2014
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (64.46%) C#
4 77 (63.64%) .NET
5 74 (61.16%) ASP.NET
6 72 (59.50%) MVC
7 59 (48.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (45.45%) TDD
9 51 (42.15%) Web Application Development
10 49 (40.50%) WCF
11 47 (38.84%) SQL
12 44 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
13 43 (35.54%) Dependency Injection
14 41 (33.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 37 (30.58%) Git (software)
15 37 (30.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 37 (30.58%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (28.93%) RESTful
16 35 (28.93%) Node.js
16 35 (28.93%) Microsoft
16 35 (28.93%) Ruby
17 33 (27.27%) T-SQL
17 33 (27.27%) BDD
18 32 (26.45%) Microsoft Azure
19 29 (23.97%) SQL Server 2016
20 28 (23.14%) .NET Framework
21 27 (22.31%) Data Warehouse
21 27 (22.31%) Business Intelligence
22 25 (20.66%) MongoDB
22 25 (20.66%) AngularJS

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 21 (17.36%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (8.26%) CMS
3 2 (1.65%) IIS
3 2 (1.65%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (9.92%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) VSAN
2 1 (0.83%) DHCP
2 1 (0.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) Skype
2 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.97%) SQL Server 2016
3 27 (22.31%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (20.66%) MongoDB
5 23 (19.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (14.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (13.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (12.40%) NoSQL
9 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (7.44%) Power BI
10 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (6.61%) QlikView
12 7 (5.79%) Looker
13 6 (4.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 6 (4.96%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (4.96%) SSDT
14 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (2.48%) RavenDB
16 1 (0.83%) Big Data
16 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 37 (30.58%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.36%) TeamCity
3 16 (13.22%) JIRA
4 10 (8.26%) Visual Studio
5 8 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.96%) Subversion
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (19.83%) Games
2 20 (16.53%) Finance
3 2 (1.65%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 89 (73.55%) Developer
2 67 (55.37%) .NET Developer
3 18 (14.88%) C# Developer
4 17 (14.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (12.40%) DBA
6 14 (11.57%) SQL DBA
7 13 (10.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (10.74%) Graduate
7 13 (10.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 13 (10.74%) Graduate Developer
7 13 (10.74%) SQL Developer
8 12 (9.92%) Digital Developer
8 12 (9.92%) Junior
8 12 (9.92%) Junior .NET Developer
8 12 (9.92%) Junior Developer
9 11 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 11 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
10 10 (8.26%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (8.26%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (63.64%) .NET
2 74 (61.16%) ASP.NET
3 59 (48.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 49 (40.50%) WCF
5 44 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
6 41 (33.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 37 (30.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 37 (30.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 35 (28.93%) Node.js
8 35 (28.93%) RESTful
9 28 (23.14%) .NET Framework
10 25 (20.66%) AngularJS
11 21 (17.36%) MSMQ
11 21 (17.36%) WPF
12 13 (10.74%) jQuery
13 12 (9.92%) Entity Framework
13 12 (9.92%) Ninject
14 10 (8.26%) RabbitMQ
15 8 (6.61%) HTML
16 6 (4.96%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Mobile App
2 12 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.92%) iPhone
3 11 (9.09%) Fintech
4 6 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.31%) Clustering
6 3 (2.48%) NHS
7 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.36%) Windows
2 12 (9.92%) Android
3 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (59.50%) MVC
3 55 (45.45%) TDD
4 51 (42.15%) Web Application Development
5 43 (35.54%) Dependency Injection
6 33 (27.27%) BDD
7 27 (22.31%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (18.18%) Kanban
9 21 (17.36%) Multithreading
10 20 (16.53%) OO
11 17 (14.05%) Web Development
12 13 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (9.92%) Domain-Driven Design
14 11 (9.09%) Asset Management
14 11 (9.09%) Wealth Management
15 10 (8.26%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (8.26%) Unit Testing
16 9 (7.44%) Scrum
17 7 (5.79%) E-Commerce
17 7 (5.79%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 78 (64.46%) C#
2 47 (38.84%) SQL
3 35 (28.93%) Ruby
4 33 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 21 (17.36%) F#
6 10 (8.26%) PHP
6 10 (8.26%) PHP 5
7 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.65%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.65%) Python
9 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (7.44%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.83%) MCSA
3 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.65%) VMware NSX
2 2 (1.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (17.36%) Kibana
2 9 (7.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 9 (7.44%) WSUS
3 2 (1.65%) vRealize
3 2 (1.65%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (0.83%) SCOM
4 1 (0.83%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 35 (28.93%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.83%) Google
3 13 (10.74%) Tableau
4 12 (9.92%) Capita
5 2 (1.65%) Veeam
5 2 (1.65%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.83%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.83%) Talend