The table below looks at the statistics for SSDT skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSDT over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 307 320 325
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing SSDT 1 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.11% 0.033%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.034% 0.38% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 3
Average salary £60,000 £63,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.51% -2.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
SSDT
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2915 3685 3255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.98% 29.76% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2501 3171 2898
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SSDT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SSDT across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SSDT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SSDT
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSDT across the City of London region.

SSDT Salary Trend in the City of London

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SSDT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSDT.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (100.00%) ETL
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (95.83%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
3 19 (79.17%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (66.67%) OLAP
4 16 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (66.67%) Data Modelling
5 15 (62.50%) MS Visio
5 15 (62.50%) Sybase
5 15 (62.50%) PowerDesigner
5 15 (62.50%) Regression Testing
5 15 (62.50%) OLAP Cube
6 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 7 (29.17%) Clustering
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) C#
9 6 (25.00%) .NET
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
10 5 (20.83%) MVC
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SSDT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SSDT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (79.17%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (66.67%) OLAP
3 16 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (62.50%) OLAP Cube
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (4.17%) MarkLogic
8 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
8 1 (4.17%) Big Data
8 1 (4.17%) DTS
8 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (4.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) PowerDesigner
2 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
4 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Analyst
2 15 (62.50%) Analyst Developer
3 13 (54.17%) MI Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
1 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) XSD
4 1 (4.17%) XSLT
4 1 (4.17%) MSMQ
4 1 (4.17%) WinForms
4 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Remoting
4 1 (4.17%) WCF
4 1 (4.17%) Spring.NET
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Clustering
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ETL
2 23 (95.83%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (66.67%) Data Modelling
4 15 (62.50%) Regression Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Line Management
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (12.50%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (4.17%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (4.17%) Data Validation
9 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.17%) Analytics
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Tableau
3 1 (4.17%) Alteryx