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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 824 879 868
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -11
Permanent jobs citing SSDT 57 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.012% 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.039% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 53 12 5
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.85%

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
32340 33223 34836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.21% 31.53% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27658 27903 30554
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

SSDT Salary Histogram in the UK

SSDT
Top 16 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 27 February 2015. 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 +37 56 £56,250 +25.00% 6
London +52 42 £60,000 +29.72% 1
City of London - 14 £63,500 - 1
South East -13 9 £41,250 -2.94% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 5 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Milton Keynes +2 5 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Surrey - 4 £50,000 - 1
Godalming - 3 £50,000 -
South West - 3 £26,000 - 2
Bristol - 3 £26,000 - 2
Alderley Edge - 2 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £35,000 -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £48,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 -

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 83 (83.00%) SQL
3 79 (79.00%) Microsoft
3 79 (79.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 74 (74.00%) ETL
5 65 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
5 65 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (60.00%) T-SQL
7 47 (47.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 40 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 39 (39.00%) .NET
10 38 (38.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (33.00%) C#
13 32 (32.00%) Visual Studio
14 29 (29.00%) Data Modelling
15 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 26 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (23.00%) SQL Server 2005
18 22 (22.00%) Clustering
19 21 (21.00%) Performance Tuning
20 20 (20.00%) Tableau
20 20 (20.00%) Scrum
20 20 (20.00%) ASP.NET
21 17 (17.00%) XML
21 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 17 (17.00%) SQL Server 2012
22 16 (16.00%) MVC
23 15 (15.00%) OLAP

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 13 (13.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.00%) IIS
2 4 (4.00%) CMS
2 4 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (4.00%) DNN
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.00%) SAS
3 1 (1.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 40 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.00%) PowerPivot
4 5 (5.00%) MS Office
5 1 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Line 100
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 79 (79.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 65 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
4 47 (47.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (23.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (17.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (15.00%) OLAP Cube
8 15 (15.00%) OLAP
9 14 (14.00%) Relational Database
10 12 (12.00%) MySQL
10 12 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Power View
14 5 (5.00%) PerformancePoint
14 5 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (5.00%) MS Access
15 4 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 38 (38.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (32.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (9.00%) FitNesse
4 9 (9.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (8.00%) PowerDesigner
5 8 (8.00%) Rational Functional Tester
6 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (7.00%) Subversion
7 6 (6.00%) MSTest
7 6 (6.00%) SpecFlow
8 5 (5.00%) ERwin
8 5 (5.00%) NUnit
9 4 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.00%) Toad
General
1 10 (10.00%) Finance
1 10 (10.00%) Retail
2 7 (7.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (79.00%) Developer
2 24 (24.00%) SQL Developer
3 21 (21.00%) Senior Developer
4 17 (17.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 17 (17.00%) Database Developer
4 17 (17.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (9.00%) SQL DBA
6 9 (9.00%) DBA
6 9 (9.00%) Analyst
7 8 (8.00%) Business Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Test Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (8.00%) MI Analyst
7 8 (8.00%) Technical Leader
7 8 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Development DBA
8 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Development DBA
8 7 (7.00%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (6.00%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (39.00%) .NET
2 20 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (17.00%) XML
4 11 (11.00%) WCF
4 11 (11.00%) HTML
5 10 (10.00%) LINQ
6 9 (9.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (7.00%) MDX
8 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (4.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 3 (3.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (3.00%) REST
10 3 (3.00%) SOAP
10 3 (3.00%) Web Services
11 2 (2.00%) CSS
11 2 (2.00%) WinForms
11 2 (2.00%) NHibernate
11 2 (2.00%) PLINQ
11 2 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (22.00%) Clustering
3 8 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.00%) Data Integration
5 5 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.00%) Statistics
8 1 (1.00%) Open Source
8 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (74.00%) ETL
2 65 (65.00%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (29.00%) Data Modelling
5 21 (21.00%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (20.00%) Scrum
7 16 (16.00%) MVC
8 14 (14.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 13 (13.00%) Dimensional Modelling
10 12 (12.00%) Change Data Capture
10 12 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (11.00%) Regression Testing
11 11 (11.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (11.00%) Data Mapping
12 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (9.00%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (9.00%) Data Validation
13 9 (9.00%) Analytics
13 9 (9.00%) Data Management
13 9 (9.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (83.00%) SQL
2 60 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 33 (33.00%) C#
4 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.00%) VBA
6 2 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.00%) Python
7 1 (1.00%) XPath
7 1 (1.00%) R
7 1 (1.00%) Java
7 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.00%) ISEB
3 8 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.00%) Degree
5 3 (3.00%) MCSE
6 2 (2.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 79 (79.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.00%) Tableau
3 11 (11.00%) Sybase
4 4 (4.00%) Sage
5 3 (3.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) i2
6 1 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.00%) ESRI
6 1 (1.00%) Hortonworks
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