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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 812 892 878
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -14
Permanent jobs citing SSDT 61 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.023% 0.006%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.073% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 52 26 7
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -0.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £47,900
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £59,500 £60,800
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
-38.18% -

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
33352 37169 34399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.57% 31.44% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 28186 31947 29795
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 May 2015 within the UK.

SSDT Salary Histogram in the UK

SSDT
Top 22 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 May 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 +76 57 £55,000 -2.22% 5
London +61 27 £60,000 +0.84%
South East +28 21 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +10 13 £52,500 +16.66%
Milton Keynes -3 13 £52,500 +16.66%
City of London +44 12 £60,000 +0.84%
South West - 9 £26,000 - 4
Bristol - 7 £26,000 - 1
Kent +5 4 £55,000 -2.22%
Reading - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 - -
Beckenham -6 3 £48,000 +37.14%
Glasgow - 2 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £35,000 - 2
Scotland - 2 £40,000 -
Chatham +1 1 £52,500 -8.69%
Chippenham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Cwmbran - 1 £30,000 -
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £30,000 -
South Wales - 1 £30,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £30,000 -

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 118 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 99 (83.90%) SQL
3 87 (73.73%) Microsoft
4 84 (71.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 76 (64.41%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (61.86%) Data Warehouse
7 67 (56.78%) ETL
8 61 (51.69%) .NET
9 54 (45.76%) T-SQL
10 53 (44.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 46 (38.98%) MS Excel
11 46 (38.98%) Data Modelling
12 45 (38.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 42 (35.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (35.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 38 (32.20%) C#
15 35 (29.66%) Visual Studio
16 33 (27.97%) Performance Tuning
17 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (22.03%) OLAP
19 24 (20.34%) OLAP Cube
20 22 (18.64%) Regression Testing
21 21 (17.80%) Clustering
22 20 (16.95%) ASP.NET
22 20 (16.95%) SQL Server 2012
23 19 (16.10%) Tableau
24 18 (15.25%) Scrum
25 17 (14.41%) MS Visio
26 16 (13.56%) PowerDesigner
26 16 (13.56%) Sybase

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.93%) IIS
3 2 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.69%) DNN
3 2 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (38.98%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.41%) MS Visio
3 14 (11.86%) PowerPivot
4 8 (6.78%) MS Office
5 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Line 100
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) Network Security
1 4 (3.39%) Firewall
2 2 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 84 (71.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 73 (61.86%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (44.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 42 (35.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (35.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (22.03%) OLAP
7 24 (20.34%) OLAP Cube
8 20 (16.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (12.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 13 (11.02%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
12 9 (7.63%) MySQL
12 9 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (6.78%) MS Access
14 7 (5.93%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (5.93%) SAP BW
14 7 (5.93%) SAP HANA
15 6 (5.08%) QlikView
15 6 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 45 (38.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (29.66%) Visual Studio
3 16 (13.56%) PowerDesigner
4 11 (9.32%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (5.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (5.93%) FitNesse
6 7 (5.93%) Rational Functional Tester
7 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (4.24%) MSBuild
9 4 (3.39%) Selenium
9 4 (3.39%) Psake
9 4 (3.39%) ERwin
9 4 (3.39%) NUnit
9 4 (3.39%) Subversion
10 3 (2.54%) CruiseControl
10 3 (2.54%) ClearQuest
10 3 (2.54%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (11.02%) Marketing
2 11 (9.32%) Retail
3 9 (7.63%) Finance
4 3 (2.54%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 89 (75.42%) Developer
2 27 (22.88%) SQL Developer
3 21 (17.80%) Senior Developer
4 19 (16.10%) Analyst Developer
4 19 (16.10%) Analyst
5 15 (12.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 15 (12.71%) MI Analyst
6 14 (11.86%) SQL Database Developer
6 14 (11.86%) Database Developer
7 11 (9.32%) SQL Server Developer
7 11 (9.32%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 10 (8.47%) Architect
8 10 (8.47%) Data Architect
9 9 (7.63%) DBA
9 9 (7.63%) SQL DBA
10 8 (6.78%) Business Developer
11 6 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
11 6 (5.08%) Test Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) Senior Test Engineer
11 6 (5.08%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (51.69%) .NET
2 20 (16.95%) ASP.NET
3 15 (12.71%) MDX
4 14 (11.86%) XML
5 10 (8.47%) WCF
6 8 (6.78%) .NET Framework
6 8 (6.78%) Web Services
7 7 (5.93%) HTML
7 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (5.93%) LINQ
7 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (5.08%) MSMQ
9 4 (3.39%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.39%) NHibernate
10 3 (2.54%) WinForms
10 3 (2.54%) XSD
10 3 (2.54%) XSLT
10 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (2.54%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (2.54%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.80%) Clustering
2 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.08%) Data Integration
4 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.24%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.39%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.54%) Replication
7 2 (1.69%) Statistics
7 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.69%) NHS
8 1 (0.85%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.32%) Windows
2 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (64.41%) Business Intelligence
2 67 (56.78%) ETL
3 46 (38.98%) Data Modelling
4 33 (27.97%) Performance Tuning
5 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (18.64%) Regression Testing
7 18 (15.25%) Scrum
8 14 (11.86%) Change Management
9 12 (10.17%) Analytics
10 11 (9.32%) Logical Data Model
10 11 (9.32%) Dimensional Modelling
11 10 (8.47%) Kimball Methodology
11 10 (8.47%) E-Commerce
12 9 (7.63%) MVC
12 9 (7.63%) Change Data Capture
12 9 (7.63%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (7.63%) Data Architecture
13 8 (6.78%) Data Cleansing
13 8 (6.78%) Data Validation
13 8 (6.78%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 99 (83.90%) SQL
2 54 (45.76%) T-SQL
3 38 (32.20%) C#
4 9 (7.63%) VB.NET
5 8 (6.78%) Java
6 7 (5.93%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.39%) VBA
9 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.93%) ISEB
2 7 (5.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (5.93%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (73.73%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.10%) Tableau
3 16 (13.56%) Sybase
4 8 (6.78%) Business Objects
5 7 (5.93%) SAP
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle
7 2 (1.69%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.69%) Sage
8 1 (0.85%) VMware
8 1 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.85%) Cognos
Brighton, East Sussex
OneFamily
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago