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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 867 871 838
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -33
Permanent jobs citing SSDT 26 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.031% 0.033%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.078% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 32
Average salary £35,000 £63,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.88% +58.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £41,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,250 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
33286 35412 33654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.39% 30.86% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28143 29851 29024
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -6 26 £35,000 -44.88% 3
South West -11 12 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 8 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 -
Leeds - 8 £50,000 -
Chippenham - 8 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 -
London -8 5 £55,000 -13.38% 1
Dorset - 3 £30,000 -
Poole - 2 £30,000 -
Bath +8 1 £45,000 +28.57%
South East +7 1 - -
Somerset +4 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Kent +1 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £30,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 - -

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 88 (97.78%) SQL Server
2 82 (91.11%) SQL
3 56 (62.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (62.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 51 (56.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (56.67%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (56.67%) Microsoft
5 50 (55.56%) T-SQL
6 43 (47.78%) .NET
6 43 (47.78%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (37.78%) Data Modelling
8 33 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
9 31 (34.44%) ETL
10 30 (33.33%) Visual Studio
11 29 (32.22%) OLAP
12 28 (31.11%) C#
13 26 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 24 (26.67%) MS Excel
15 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 20 (22.22%) MDX
17 19 (21.11%) Scrum
17 19 (21.11%) OLAP Cube
18 17 (18.89%) Regression Testing
18 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
19 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
20 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
21 14 (15.56%) MS Visio
21 14 (15.56%) PowerPivot
22 13 (14.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
22 13 (14.44%) Visualisation

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (14.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.56%) MS Visio
2 14 (15.56%) PowerPivot
3 7 (7.78%) MS Office
4 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Firewall
1 4 (4.44%) Network Security
2 1 (1.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (97.78%) SQL Server
2 56 (62.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 56 (62.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 51 (56.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (47.78%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (32.22%) OLAP
6 23 (25.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 19 (21.11%) OLAP Cube
8 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (14.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 13 (14.44%) OLTP
11 10 (11.11%) QlikView
12 8 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (7.78%) SAP BW
13 7 (7.78%) MS Access
13 7 (7.78%) SAP HANA
14 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
15 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
15 4 (4.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 26 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (14.44%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (7.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (5.56%) MSBuild
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (4.44%) HP UFT
6 4 (4.44%) Psake
6 4 (4.44%) NUnit
6 4 (4.44%) Subversion
6 4 (4.44%) Selenium
7 3 (3.33%) CruiseControl
7 3 (3.33%) ClearCase
7 3 (3.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (10.00%) Marketing
2 6 (6.67%) Advertising
2 6 (6.67%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (74.44%) Developer
2 29 (32.22%) SQL Developer
3 18 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 18 (20.00%) DBA
4 17 (18.89%) Analyst
4 17 (18.89%) Analyst Developer
5 16 (17.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 12 (13.33%) MI Analyst
7 10 (11.11%) Administrator
7 10 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Business Developer
8 9 (10.00%) Database Developer
8 9 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
9 8 (8.89%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (8.89%) Data Architect
9 8 (8.89%) Architect
10 6 (6.67%) Data Modeller
11 4 (4.44%) Platform Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.78%) .NET
2 20 (22.22%) MDX
3 11 (12.22%) .NET Framework
3 11 (12.22%) Entity Framework
4 8 (8.89%) Web Services
5 6 (6.67%) MSMQ
6 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.44%) XML
8 3 (3.33%) XSD
8 3 (3.33%) XSLT
8 3 (3.33%) WinForms
8 3 (3.33%) .NET Remoting
8 3 (3.33%) WCF
8 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.22%) Spring.NET
9 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.22%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (2.22%) NHibernate
10 1 (1.11%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Visualisation
2 9 (10.00%) Clustering
3 6 (6.67%) Replication
4 4 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.44%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.22%) NHS
7 1 (1.11%) DTV
7 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.67%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (37.78%) Data Modelling
3 33 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
4 31 (34.44%) ETL
5 19 (21.11%) Scrum
6 17 (18.89%) Regression Testing
7 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (13.33%) ITIL
9 11 (12.22%) Logical Data Model
10 9 (10.00%) Data Architecture
11 8 (8.89%) Database Tuning
11 8 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.89%) SDLC
11 8 (8.89%) ERP
11 8 (8.89%) Change Management
11 8 (8.89%) Problem Management
12 7 (7.78%) Dashboard Development
13 6 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (5.56%) Data Analysis
14 5 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 82 (91.11%) SQL
2 50 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 28 (31.11%) C#
4 9 (10.00%) VB
4 9 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.89%) Java
6 5 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.44%) Sybase
3 8 (8.89%) SAP
4 7 (7.78%) Tableau
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle
6 2 (2.22%) Google
6 2 (2.22%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.11%) Cognos
7 1 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.11%) VMware
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