The table below looks at the statistics for SSDT skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SSDT over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 860 838 872
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Permanent jobs citing SSDT 39 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.033% 0.015%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.10% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 17
Average salary £63,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
35803 33543 36286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 31.54% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30210 28951 31934
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SSDT
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SSDT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SSDT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSDT within the UK.

SSDT Salary Trend in the UK

SSDT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SSDT over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

SSDT Salary Histogram in the UK

SSDT
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSDT within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 38 £63,500 +50.29% 3
London +14 27 £63,500 +45.14% 1
City of London +6 14 £64,250 -1.15%
South East -21 9 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Milton Keynes - 7 £42,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Chatham - 2 £35,000 - 1
Kent - 2 £35,000 - 1
Wales -8 1 - -
Queensferry - 1 - -
South West - 1 £35,000 -
North Wales - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
Bath - 1 £35,000 -
Flintshire - 1 - -

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (77.27%) SQL
3 50 (75.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (71.21%) Data Warehouse
5 45 (68.18%) ETL
6 44 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (62.12%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (62.12%) Microsoft
8 40 (60.61%) T-SQL
9 39 (59.09%) Visual Studio
10 32 (48.48%) .NET
11 28 (42.42%) C#
11 28 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (40.91%) Clustering
13 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (39.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (36.36%) Dimensional Modelling
15 19 (28.79%) Scrum
15 19 (28.79%) Change Management
15 19 (28.79%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
17 15 (22.73%) VB.NET
17 15 (22.73%) ERwin
17 15 (22.73%) Kimball Methodology
18 13 (19.70%) OLAP
19 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
20 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 9 (13.64%) Regression Testing
21 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 3 (4.55%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.58%) MS Office
4 2 (3.03%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) SAN
1 3 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (75.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (71.21%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (42.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (39.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (19.70%) OLAP
7 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (10.61%) MS Access
10 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
11 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
12 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (3.03%) QlikView
12 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.52%) Big Data
13 1 (1.52%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 44 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (59.09%) Visual Studio
3 15 (22.73%) ERwin
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (7.58%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (4.55%) MSBuild
6 3 (4.55%) NuGet
7 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (3.03%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.52%) MSTest
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Senior Developer
3 21 (31.82%) Team Leader
4 17 (25.76%) SQL Developer
5 15 (22.73%) ETL Developer
5 15 (22.73%) Senior ETL Developer
6 9 (13.64%) SQL DBA
6 9 (13.64%) DBA
7 7 (10.61%) Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Database Developer
7 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (10.61%) SQL Database Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (9.09%) MI Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Development DBA
9 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Development DBA
9 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) .NET
2 6 (9.09%) WCF
3 3 (4.55%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) MDX
3 3 (4.55%) LINQ
4 2 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (1.52%) XSLT
5 1 (1.52%) WinForms
5 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.52%) CSS
5 1 (1.52%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) jQuery
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.52%) PLINQ
5 1 (1.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (1.52%) Task Parallel Library
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Clustering
2 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) Replication
3 2 (3.03%) Open Source
3 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (68.18%) ETL
2 41 (62.12%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (36.36%) Dimensional Modelling
5 19 (28.79%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (28.79%) Scrum
5 19 (28.79%) Change Management
6 15 (22.73%) Kimball Methodology
7 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 9 (13.64%) Regression Testing
9 8 (12.12%) MVC
10 7 (10.61%) Load Testing
11 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (6.06%) Database Tuning
13 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.55%) DevOps
13 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (4.55%) Network Design
14 2 (3.03%) Analytics
14 2 (3.03%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 51 (77.27%) SQL
2 40 (60.61%) T-SQL
3 28 (42.42%) C#
4 15 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 8 (12.12%) VBA
6 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.55%) Python
7 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.03%) VB
9 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) MCTS
4 1 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Vagrant
1 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (62.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Sybase
3 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.03%) SAP
3 2 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.52%) Hortonworks
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