Period
to 31 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for T-SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited T-SQL over the 6 months to 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 140 123 89
Rank change year-on-year -17 -34 -2
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 1,063 3,471 5,203
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.33% 2.75% 3.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.93% 5.11% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,087 3,134 4,896
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

T-SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 27,081 67,984 85,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 59.34% 53.81% 55.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23,227 56,494 71,256
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing T-SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in England

T-SQL
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing T-SQL in England.

Salary trend for T-SQL in England

T-SQL
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing T-SQL in England over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for T-SQL in England

T-SQL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the England region over the 6 months to 31 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -79 345 £55,000 -8.33% 37
Midlands +24 222 £47,500 +11.76% 43
North of England +25 198 £49,375 +23.44% 40
South East 0 190 £44,000 -2.22% 38
West Midlands +26 130 £47,500 +9.20% 13
North West +2 94 £45,000 +11.11% 26
East Midlands +16 92 £50,000 +20.48% 30
South West +69 68 £47,500 +18.75% 22
Yorkshire +41 67 £45,000 +12.50% 11
North East +22 37 £53,750 +34.38% 3
East of England +21 36 £51,250 +13.89% 10
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, IT jobs citing T-SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 1,011 (95.11%) SQL
2 755 (71.03%) SQL Server
3 497 (46.75%) C#
4 457 (42.99%) .NET
5 453 (42.62%) Microsoft
6 423 (39.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 421 (39.60%) Azure
8 347 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
9 333 (31.33%) JavaScript
10 312 (29.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 291 (27.38%) Business Intelligence
12 246 (23.14%) Finance
13 245 (23.05%) MVC
14 238 (22.39%) ASP.NET
15 234 (22.01%) DevOps
16 224 (21.07%) HTML
17 218 (20.51%) CSS
18 214 (20.13%) Power Platform
19 210 (19.76%) Data Warehouse
20 204 (19.19%) Power BI
21 202 (19.00%) AngularJS
21 202 (19.00%) Windows
22 200 (18.81%) Git (software)
23 195 (18.34%) ASP.NET Web API
24 182 (17.12%) ETL
25 173 (16.27%) .NET Framework
26 144 (13.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 138 (12.98%) Scrum
28 132 (12.42%) Oracle
29 131 (12.32%) Team Foundation Server

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 101 (9.50%) IIS
2 40 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 35 (3.29%) Confluence
3 35 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (0.94%) CMS
5 8 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 6 (0.56%) Apache
6 6 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.38%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.38%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.28%) Documentum
8 3 (0.28%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.28%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.19%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.19%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.094%) FileNet
Applications
1 49 (4.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.19%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.19%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.094%) Mathcad
5 1 (0.094%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 28 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.85%) iTrent
2 9 (0.85%) Northgate Housing
3 8 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.094%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.094%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.094%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 421 (39.60%) Azure
2 214 (20.13%) Power Platform
3 110 (10.35%) AWS
4 49 (4.61%) Azure Data Factory
5 27 (2.54%) SaaS
6 26 (2.45%) GCP
6 26 (2.45%) Serverless
7 24 (2.26%) Office 365
8 21 (1.98%) npm
9 15 (1.41%) PaaS
10 14 (1.32%) Dynamics 365
11 13 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (0.94%) Azure Stack
12 10 (0.94%) Power Automate
13 9 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (0.75%) PowerApps
15 6 (0.56%) Azure Functions
15 6 (0.56%) IaaS
16 5 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
16 5 (0.47%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.69%) DNS
2 13 (1.22%) Firewall
2 13 (1.22%) Internet
3 8 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.66%) Broadband
5 5 (0.47%) SSL
6 3 (0.28%) Intranet
6 3 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.28%) Skype
6 3 (0.28%) VPN
7 2 (0.19%) HTTP
7 2 (0.19%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.094%) DHCP
8 1 (0.094%) Extranet
8 1 (0.094%) VLAN
8 1 (0.094%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 755 (71.03%) SQL Server
2 423 (39.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 312 (29.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 210 (19.76%) Data Warehouse
5 204 (19.19%) Power BI
6 144 (13.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 109 (10.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 63 (5.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 51 (4.80%) Data Lake
10 50 (4.70%) Relational Database
11 46 (4.33%) MongoDB
12 43 (4.05%) SQL Server 2016
13 39 (3.67%) Tableau
14 37 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 35 (3.29%) Big Data
15 35 (3.29%) NoSQL
16 32 (3.01%) MySQL
17 28 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 27 (2.54%) OLAP
18 27 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 200 (18.81%) Git (software)
2 131 (12.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (7.43%) Visual Studio
4 72 (6.77%) JIRA
5 49 (4.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 40 (3.76%) NUnit
7 36 (3.39%) Subversion
8 35 (3.29%) Octopus Deploy
9 31 (2.92%) TeamCity
10 30 (2.82%) Bitbucket
11 27 (2.54%) SpecFlow
12 23 (2.16%) MSTest
13 22 (2.07%) Jenkins
14 17 (1.60%) Selenium
15 15 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
16 14 (1.32%) gulp
16 14 (1.32%) jspm
17 12 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
18 8 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
18 8 (0.75%) Moq
General
1 246 (23.14%) Finance
2 35 (3.29%) Banking
3 34 (3.20%) Law
4 31 (2.92%) Public Sector
5 30 (2.82%) Back Office
6 26 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 24 (2.26%) Legal
8 23 (2.16%) Retail
9 21 (1.98%) Marketing
10 14 (1.32%) Games
11 12 (1.13%) Social Housing
12 11 (1.03%) Advertising
13 9 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.85%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.47%) Front Office
14 5 (0.47%) Local Government
15 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.38%) Electronics
15 4 (0.38%) Publishing
15 4 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 627 (58.98%) Developer
2 191 (17.97%) SQL Developer
3 163 (15.33%) .NET Developer
4 140 (13.17%) Senior Developer
5 110 (10.35%) C# Developer
6 102 (9.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 90 (8.47%) DBA
8 89 (8.37%) Analyst
9 80 (7.53%) SQL DBA
10 68 (6.40%) C# .NET Developer
11 59 (5.55%) Software Developer
12 58 (5.46%) Web Developer
13 54 (5.08%) SQL Server Developer
14 49 (4.61%) T-SQL Developer
15 47 (4.42%) Applications Support
15 47 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
16 46 (4.33%) Senior .NET Developer
17 43 (4.05%) Azure Engineer
18 41 (3.86%) Junior
19 39 (3.67%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (42.99%) .NET
2 238 (22.39%) ASP.NET
3 224 (21.07%) HTML
4 218 (20.51%) CSS
5 202 (19.00%) AngularJS
6 195 (18.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 173 (16.27%) .NET Framework
8 119 (11.19%) .NET Core
9 115 (10.82%) jQuery
10 106 (9.97%) Web Services
11 103 (9.69%) Entity Framework
12 99 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 96 (9.03%) React
14 83 (7.81%) HTML5
15 77 (7.24%) ASP.NET Core
16 75 (7.06%) REST
17 68 (6.40%) XML
18 66 (6.21%) CSS3
19 65 (6.11%) WCF
20 56 (5.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 111 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
3 45 (4.23%) Replication
4 42 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 34 (3.20%) Data Structures
6 27 (2.54%) Clustering
7 22 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
8 19 (1.79%) Reinsurance
9 16 (1.51%) Hedge funds
10 15 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.22%) N-Tier
12 12 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.03%) Fixed Income
14 9 (0.85%) PlayStation
14 9 (0.85%) User Experience
15 8 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
15 8 (0.75%) Online Banking
15 8 (0.75%) PKI
15 8 (0.75%) Reference Data
16 6 (0.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 202 (19.00%) Windows
2 93 (8.75%) Windows Server
3 69 (6.49%) Linux
4 20 (1.88%) Unix
4 20 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (1.41%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (0.56%) Android
7 5 (0.47%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.38%) Solaris
8 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.094%) AIX
9 1 (0.094%) CentOS
9 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (27.38%) Business Intelligence
3 245 (23.05%) MVC
4 234 (22.01%) DevOps
5 182 (17.12%) ETL
6 138 (12.98%) Scrum
7 108 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
8 107 (10.07%) Performance Tuning
9 105 (9.88%) Analytics
10 92 (8.65%) Migration
10 92 (8.65%) Web Development
11 91 (8.56%) Mentoring
11 91 (8.56%) TDD
12 89 (8.37%) Test Automation
12 89 (8.37%) Unit Testing
12 89 (8.37%) Visualisation
13 86 (8.09%) Microservices
14 81 (7.62%) Software Engineering
15 80 (7.53%) SDLC
16 78 (7.34%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1,011 (95.11%) SQL
2 497 (46.75%) C#
3 333 (31.33%) JavaScript
4 117 (11.01%) PowerShell
5 85 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 75 (7.06%) TypeScript
7 69 (6.49%) Java
8 65 (6.11%) Python
9 52 (4.89%) VB.NET
10 30 (2.82%) C++
11 20 (1.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 18 (1.69%) VB
13 17 (1.60%) R
14 15 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.03%) C
16 8 (0.75%) VBA
17 7 (0.66%) VBScript
18 4 (0.38%) Perl
18 4 (0.38%) PHP
19 3 (0.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 95 (8.94%) Degree
2 31 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.03%) MCP
5 10 (0.94%) Master's Degree
6 9 (0.85%) MCITP
7 8 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 8 (0.75%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.66%) AWS Certification
8 7 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.66%) MCSA
8 7 (0.66%) MCSE
8 7 (0.66%) MCTS
9 4 (0.38%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.38%) ISEB
9 4 (0.38%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.64%) QA
2 35 (3.29%) Data Quality
3 32 (3.01%) SLA
4 25 (2.35%) GDPR
5 7 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.28%) EMIR
6 3 (0.28%) MiFID
7 1 (0.094%) IFRS
7 1 (0.094%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.094%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (3.57%) Docker
2 36 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.28%) vSphere
7 1 (0.094%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.094%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 18 (1.69%) Terraform
2 15 (1.41%) Ansible
3 13 (1.22%) Kubernetes
4 12 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.03%) Puppet
6 8 (0.75%) MIIS
6 8 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.38%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.28%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.28%) SCCM
9 1 (0.094%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.094%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 453 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 132 (12.42%) Oracle
3 30 (2.82%) Atlassian
4 27 (2.54%) SAP
4 27 (2.54%) VMware
5 25 (2.35%) Google
6 18 (1.69%) Databricks
7 12 (1.13%) IBM
8 10 (0.94%) Cognos
8 10 (0.94%) Sybase
9 9 (0.85%) Northgate
10 7 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.66%) SolarWinds
11 6 (0.56%) EMC
11 6 (0.56%) Hortonworks
11 6 (0.56%) Nintex
12 5 (0.47%) Citrix
12 5 (0.47%) Informatica
12 5 (0.47%) Talend
12 5 (0.47%) Xamarin