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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
Rank 832 887 881
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -6
Permanent jobs citing SSDT 46 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.018% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 37 6 4
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.29% +13.33%

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
31731 32609 36157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.97% 31.79% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27291 27655 32143
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

SSDT Salary Histogram in the UK

SSDT
Top 12 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 30 January 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 +35 45 £55,000 +4.76% 3
London +25 29 £60,000 -4.00% 2
South East -11 16 £50,000 +17.64%
Buckinghamshire +9 9 £35,000 -17.64%
Milton Keynes +4 9 £35,000 -17.64%
City of London +11 8 £63,500 -5.92%
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £53,000 -
Godalming - 3 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £48,000 -
Scotland - 1 £48,000 -

SSDT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 92 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 74 (80.43%) SQL
3 73 (79.35%) Microsoft
4 68 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 65 (70.65%) ETL
6 59 (64.13%) Data Warehouse
7 57 (61.96%) T-SQL
8 56 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (45.65%) MS Excel
10 41 (44.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 34 (36.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (33.70%) Visual Studio
14 28 (30.43%) .NET
15 27 (29.35%) C#
16 26 (28.26%) Data Modelling
16 26 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 26 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
18 22 (23.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
20 19 (20.65%) Clustering
21 18 (19.57%) SQL Server 2005
21 18 (19.57%) Tableau
22 15 (16.30%) Scrum
23 14 (15.22%) MVC
23 14 (15.22%) OLAP
24 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET
24 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2012
24 13 (14.13%) OLAP Cube

SSDT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (11.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.35%) DNN
2 4 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (4.35%) IIS
2 4 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.09%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.09%) SAS
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (45.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 7 (7.61%) PowerPivot
4 4 (4.35%) MS Office
5 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Line 100
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 68 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (64.13%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (44.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (28.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (23.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (19.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (15.22%) OLAP
9 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (14.13%) OLAP Cube
10 12 (13.04%) Relational Database
11 10 (10.87%) MySQL
11 10 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Power View
14 6 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (5.43%) PerformancePoint
16 4 (4.35%) QlikView
16 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 34 (36.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (33.70%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (7.61%) Subversion
4 7 (7.61%) Rational Functional Tester
4 7 (7.61%) FitNesse
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (6.52%) SpecFlow
5 6 (6.52%) MSTest
5 6 (6.52%) PowerDesigner
6 5 (5.43%) NUnit
7 4 (4.35%) ERwin
7 4 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.09%) Toad
General
1 10 (10.87%) Retail
2 8 (8.70%) Marketing
2 8 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (79.35%) Developer
2 23 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 20 (21.74%) Database Developer
3 20 (21.74%) SQL Database Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Senior Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (10.87%) Development DBA
6 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Development DBA
6 10 (10.87%) SQL DBA
6 10 (10.87%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (10.87%) DBA
7 8 (8.70%) Business Developer
7 8 (8.70%) Test Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) MI Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (5.43%) ETL Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.43%) .NET
2 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET
3 12 (13.04%) XML
4 10 (10.87%) WCF
4 10 (10.87%) HTML
5 9 (9.78%) LINQ
6 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.43%) MDX
8 3 (3.26%) SOAP
8 3 (3.26%) Web Services
8 3 (3.26%) REST
9 2 (2.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (2.17%) Task Parallel Library
9 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (2.17%) jQuery
9 2 (2.17%) WPF
9 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.17%) PLINQ
9 2 (2.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (20.65%) Clustering
3 8 (8.70%) Data Integration
4 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.43%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.35%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (70.65%) ETL
2 56 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (28.26%) Data Modelling
5 24 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (16.30%) Scrum
7 14 (15.22%) MVC
8 13 (14.13%) Dimensional Modelling
9 12 (13.04%) Load Testing
9 12 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (11.96%) Mentoring
10 11 (11.96%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (11.96%) Change Data Capture
11 10 (10.87%) Data Mapping
11 10 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (9.78%) Change Management
12 9 (9.78%) Regression Testing
12 9 (9.78%) Data Management
12 9 (9.78%) E-Commerce
13 8 (8.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 74 (80.43%) SQL
2 57 (61.96%) T-SQL
3 27 (29.35%) C#
4 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.52%) VBA
6 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.09%) Java
7 1 (1.09%) Python
7 1 (1.09%) R
7 1 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.61%) ISEB
3 6 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (6.52%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.43%) Degree
5 4 (4.35%) MCSE
6 1 (1.09%) MCSA
6 1 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 73 (79.35%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.57%) Tableau
3 9 (9.78%) Sybase
4 4 (4.35%) Sage
5 3 (3.26%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle
6 2 (2.17%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.09%) ESRI
7 1 (1.09%) IBM
7 1 (1.09%) i2
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