Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014
England > North West
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 268 275 148
Rank change year-on-year +7 -127 -59
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2014 55 88 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.55% 0.75% 2.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.03% 2.52% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 46 82 272
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,375 £56,250 £68,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 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 2,707 3,489 4,291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 27.20% 29.78% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,190 3,023 3,641
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,975 £28,550 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 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
Cheshire +33 25 £45,000 - 5
Lancashire -1 11 £35,000 -1.41% 2
Manchester -16 11 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Merseyside 0 6 £40,500 +24.62%
Cumbria - 2 - -
SQL Server 2014
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 North West region with a requirement for SQL Server 2014.

1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (58.18%) SQL
3 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
4 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 20 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (32.73%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (30.91%) C#
6 17 (30.91%) .NET
7 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (27.27%) HTML
8 15 (27.27%) CSS
8 15 (27.27%) XML
9 14 (25.45%) SOAP
9 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
10 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
10 13 (23.64%) CMS
10 13 (23.64%) MVC
10 13 (23.64%) Finance
10 13 (23.64%) REST
10 13 (23.64%) High Availability
10 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
10 13 (23.64%) Umbraco
10 13 (23.64%) JSON
10 13 (23.64%) .NET Core
11 12 (21.82%) User Experience
11 12 (21.82%) Front End Development
12 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (20.00%) Server Management

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 13 (23.64%) CMS
1 13 (23.64%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Azure
2 8 (14.55%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (7.27%) AWS
4 3 (5.45%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
1 1 (1.82%) NAS
1 1 (1.82%) SAN
1 1 (1.82%) VLAN
1 1 (1.82%) VPN
1 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (32.73%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (12.73%) SSDT
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (5.45%) Power BI
9 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
10 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2017
11 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.82%) FoundationDB
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.55%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) MSTest
3 1 (1.82%) NUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Administrator
2 21 (38.18%) DBA
2 21 (38.18%) Developer
3 16 (29.09%) SQL DBA
4 12 (21.82%) Analyst
4 12 (21.82%) C# Developer
5 10 (18.18%) C# Programmer
5 10 (18.18%) Database Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Programmer
6 6 (10.91%) SQL Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Azure Developer
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) .NET
2 15 (27.27%) CSS
2 15 (27.27%) HTML
2 15 (27.27%) XML
3 14 (25.45%) SOAP
4 13 (23.64%) .NET Core
4 13 (23.64%) JSON
4 13 (23.64%) REST
5 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.27%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.64%) ADO.NET
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
6 2 (3.64%) jQuery
7 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) User Experience
2 10 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (23.64%) High Availability
2 13 (23.64%) MVC
2 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
3 12 (21.82%) Front End Development
4 11 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (20.00%) Server Management
5 10 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (14.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (12.73%) Migration
8 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Data Ingestion
8 5 (9.09%) DevOps
8 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.45%) Data Architecture
9 3 (5.45%) Data Integration
9 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.45%) SOLID
9 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) SQL
2 17 (30.91%) C#
3 14 (25.45%) T-SQL
4 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
1 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Tableau
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Sun
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Dell
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.82%) Symantec
4 1 (1.82%) Veeam
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas