The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 856 852 880
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing SSDT 25 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.069% 0.053% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 15
Average salary £63,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.56%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36025 33874 36430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.94% 31.25% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30780 29210 32096
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%

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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

SSDT Salary Histogram in the UK

SSDT
Top 9 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 1 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 -45 25 £63,500 +49.41% 3
London -16 21 £63,500 +49.41% 1
City of London +1 14 £63,500 -2.30%
South East -7 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Milton Keynes - 3 £42,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £35,000 -
Bath - 1 £35,000 -

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (84.48%) SQL
3 44 (75.86%) Data Warehouse
4 43 (74.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (72.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (70.69%) T-SQL
7 35 (60.34%) .NET
7 35 (60.34%) ETL
8 34 (58.62%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (58.62%) Microsoft
8 34 (58.62%) Visual Studio
9 28 (48.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (44.83%) Clustering
11 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (43.10%) Performance Tuning
12 23 (39.66%) C#
13 22 (37.93%) Scrum
14 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (34.48%) Dimensional Modelling
15 16 (27.59%) Change Management
16 14 (24.14%) ERwin
16 14 (24.14%) VB.NET
16 14 (24.14%) Kimball Methodology
17 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
18 9 (15.52%) Finance
18 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
19 8 (13.79%) OLAP
19 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (5.17%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) SAN
2 3 (5.17%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (75.86%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (72.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (48.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (13.79%) OLAP
6 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 7 (12.07%) MS Access
8 6 (10.34%) Hadoop
9 5 (8.62%) Big Data
9 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (3.45%) QlikView
11 1 (1.72%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 43 (74.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (58.62%) Visual Studio
3 14 (24.14%) ERwin
4 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (5.17%) MSBuild
5 3 (5.17%) PowerDesigner
5 3 (5.17%) NuGet
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.72%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Polish Language
3 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (82.76%) Developer
2 22 (37.93%) SQL Developer
3 19 (32.76%) Team Leader
4 18 (31.03%) Senior Developer
5 14 (24.14%) Senior ETL Developer
5 14 (24.14%) ETL Developer
6 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 10 (17.24%) SQL DBA
7 10 (17.24%) DBA
8 7 (12.07%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (8.62%) SQL Database Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Analyst
9 5 (8.62%) Database Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (6.90%) MI Analyst
11 3 (5.17%) Development DBA
11 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Development DBA
11 3 (5.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) XML
3 4 (6.90%) WCF
4 2 (3.45%) MDX
5 1 (1.72%) LINQ
5 1 (1.72%) HTML
5 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.83%) Clustering
2 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
2 5 (8.62%) Replication
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) ETL
2 34 (58.62%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.10%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (37.93%) Scrum
5 20 (34.48%) Dimensional Modelling
6 16 (27.59%) Change Management
7 14 (24.14%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (12.07%) Load Testing
9 6 (10.34%) MVC
9 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.62%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (8.62%) Pair Programming
10 5 (8.62%) SOA
10 5 (8.62%) Regression Testing
11 4 (6.90%) Database Tuning
12 3 (5.17%) High Availability
12 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (5.17%) Network Design
12 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 49 (84.48%) SQL
2 41 (70.69%) T-SQL
3 23 (39.66%) C#
4 14 (24.14%) VB.NET
5 7 (12.07%) VBA
6 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.17%) Python
8 2 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.34%) MCITP
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Vagrant
1 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) Sybase
3 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
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