Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 87 79
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 -8
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 5,097 5,908 6,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.38% 3.54% 3.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.11% 6.38% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4,632 5,303 5,838
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12% +4.71%

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 83,438 92,590 94,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.41% 55.45% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 70,080 76,759 82,518
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.45% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% +5.56%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in England

T-SQL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing T-SQL in England.

Salary trend for T-SQL in England

T-SQL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in England over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 2018. 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 +7 2,081 £57,500 +4.55% 199
South East -8 987 £43,500 -1.14% 115
North of England -7 879 £42,500 +6.25% 187
Midlands +9 509 £40,000 - 123
North West -3 460 £44,500 +15.58% 102
East of England +31 408 £45,000 - 48
Yorkshire -15 350 £41,500 -7.78% 74
West Midlands 0 288 £40,000 -3.61% 73
South West -51 225 £42,500 +6.25% 52
East Midlands +26 220 £40,000 +6.67% 49
North East +22 69 £37,500 -14.29% 11
South Coast - 4 - -
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 4,862 (95.39%) SQL
2 3,821 (74.97%) SQL Server
3 2,544 (49.91%) C#
4 2,331 (45.73%) .NET
5 2,156 (42.30%) Microsoft
6 2,001 (39.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1,850 (36.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1,750 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1,544 (30.29%) Business Intelligence
10 1,407 (27.60%) JavaScript
11 1,326 (26.02%) MVC
12 1,275 (25.01%) ASP.NET
13 1,274 (25.00%) Finance
14 1,190 (23.35%) HTML
15 1,160 (22.76%) Data Warehouse
16 1,122 (22.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 1,096 (21.50%) Microsoft Azure
18 1,060 (20.80%) CSS
19 972 (19.07%) ETL
20 783 (15.36%) Web Services
21 741 (14.54%) .NET Framework
22 724 (14.20%) ASP.NET Web API
23 718 (14.09%) Problem-Solving
24 697 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
25 695 (13.64%) AngularJS
26 678 (13.30%) Power BI
27 641 (12.58%) Windows
28 637 (12.50%) jQuery
29 635 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
30 572 (11.22%) 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
1 290 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 272 (5.34%) IIS
3 81 (1.59%) Confluence
4 77 (1.51%) CMS
5 59 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
6 55 (1.08%) Apache Spark
7 48 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
8 45 (0.88%) Apache
9 40 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 36 (0.71%) SAS
11 33 (0.65%) Umbraco
12 19 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (0.33%) MS Exchange
14 16 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
15 12 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.22%) Anypoint
16 11 (0.22%) Mule
16 11 (0.22%) Mule ESB
17 10 (0.20%) SmartSockets
17 10 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 553 (10.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 112 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 30 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 12 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.12%) Weka
7 5 (0.098%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.078%) SPSS
9 2 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.039%) Maya
10 1 (0.020%) FileZilla
10 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 171 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 38 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 26 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
5 16 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 16 (0.31%) FastStats
5 16 (0.31%) Markit EDM
6 14 (0.27%) Scribe Insight
7 13 (0.26%) SunGard GMI
8 10 (0.20%) Infor SunSystems
9 6 (0.12%) Elite 3E
10 5 (0.098%) Sage 200
11 4 (0.078%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.078%) Unit4 Business World
12 3 (0.059%) Concordance
12 3 (0.059%) Relativity
12 3 (0.059%) Ringtail
12 3 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 3 (0.059%) SAP BPC
13 2 (0.039%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1,096 (21.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 430 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
3 122 (2.39%) SaaS
4 96 (1.88%) Azure Data Factory
5 65 (1.28%) Office 365
6 53 (1.04%) PaaS
6 53 (1.04%) Serverless
7 49 (0.96%) IaaS
8 48 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
9 42 (0.82%) GitHub
10 37 (0.73%) Google Analytics
11 30 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
12 21 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
13 16 (0.31%) Azure Functions
13 16 (0.31%) Data Lake Analytics
14 15 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
15 12 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
15 12 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
15 12 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
15 12 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 105 (2.06%) Internet
2 55 (1.08%) Firewall
3 52 (1.02%) TCP/IP
4 51 (1.00%) HTTP
5 40 (0.78%) DNS
6 31 (0.61%) SAN
7 30 (0.59%) Intranet
8 29 (0.57%) SSL
9 28 (0.55%) WAN
10 25 (0.49%) LAN
11 21 (0.41%) SMS
12 16 (0.31%) VPN
13 12 (0.24%) FTP
14 11 (0.22%) Extranet
15 8 (0.16%) Wireless
16 7 (0.14%) HTTPS
17 6 (0.12%) Network Security
18 5 (0.098%) RTP
19 4 (0.078%) IP Telephony
19 4 (0.078%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,821 (74.97%) SQL Server
2 2,001 (39.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1,850 (36.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1,160 (22.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1,122 (22.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 678 (13.30%) Power BI
7 503 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 446 (8.75%) SQL Server 2016
9 425 (8.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 385 (7.55%) Relational Database
11 313 (6.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 248 (4.87%) NoSQL
13 191 (3.75%) Big Data
14 166 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 164 (3.22%) MySQL
16 148 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
17 134 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
18 131 (2.57%) QlikView
19 127 (2.49%) Data Lake
19 127 (2.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 572 (11.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 558 (10.95%) Visual Studio
3 460 (9.02%) Git (software)
4 217 (4.26%) JIRA
5 179 (3.51%) TeamCity
6 173 (3.39%) NUnit
7 161 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
8 137 (2.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 124 (2.43%) Subversion
10 108 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
11 86 (1.69%) Selenium
12 59 (1.16%) Jenkins
13 53 (1.04%) MSTest
14 51 (1.00%) SpecFlow
15 38 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
16 37 (0.73%) Eclipse
17 36 (0.71%) Jasmine
18 35 (0.69%) ReSharper
19 30 (0.59%) Bitbucket
19 30 (0.59%) Maven
General
1 1,274 (25.00%) Finance
2 281 (5.51%) Retail
3 260 (5.10%) Banking
4 206 (4.04%) Marketing
5 161 (3.16%) Advertising
6 88 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 83 (1.63%) Front Office
8 80 (1.57%) Telecoms
9 61 (1.20%) Back Office
10 57 (1.12%) Legal
11 49 (0.96%) Automotive
12 39 (0.77%) Law
13 31 (0.61%) Games
13 31 (0.61%) Publishing
14 30 (0.59%) Electronics
15 26 (0.51%) Investment Banking
16 17 (0.33%) Financial Institution
17 13 (0.26%) General Ledger
18 11 (0.22%) Local Government
19 6 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3,242 (63.61%) Developer
2 987 (19.36%) SQL Developer
3 963 (18.89%) .NET Developer
4 934 (18.32%) C# Developer
5 664 (13.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 607 (11.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 606 (11.89%) Analyst
8 493 (9.67%) DBA
9 487 (9.55%) Senior Developer
10 450 (8.83%) SQL DBA
11 420 (8.24%) Software Developer
12 263 (5.16%) SQL Server Developer
13 244 (4.79%) SQL BI Developer
14 240 (4.71%) SSIS Developer
15 237 (4.65%) Architect
16 235 (4.61%) ASP.NET Developer
17 217 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 212 (4.16%) SQL Server DBA
19 207 (4.06%) T-SQL Developer
20 202 (3.96%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,331 (45.73%) .NET
2 1,275 (25.01%) ASP.NET
3 1,190 (23.35%) HTML
4 1,060 (20.80%) CSS
5 783 (15.36%) Web Services
6 741 (14.54%) .NET Framework
7 724 (14.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 697 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 695 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 637 (12.50%) jQuery
11 497 (9.75%) XML
12 449 (8.81%) Entity Framework
13 429 (8.42%) HTML5
14 410 (8.04%) WCF
15 317 (6.22%) .NET Core
16 302 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 296 (5.81%) RESTful
18 251 (4.92%) SOAP
19 248 (4.87%) WPF
20 240 (4.71%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 635 (12.46%) Analytical Skills
2 270 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
3 223 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 197 (3.87%) Replication
5 159 (3.12%) Fintech
6 146 (2.86%) N-Tier
7 138 (2.71%) Clustering
8 137 (2.69%) Data Structures
9 131 (2.57%) Management Information System
10 125 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
11 116 (2.28%) Mobile App
12 89 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
13 81 (1.59%) User Experience
14 74 (1.45%) Equities
15 68 (1.33%) Derivative
16 59 (1.16%) Fixed Income
17 56 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 42 (0.82%) Reinsurance
19 40 (0.78%) NHS
20 36 (0.71%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 641 (12.58%) Windows
2 178 (3.49%) Windows Server
3 139 (2.73%) Linux
4 67 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (1.12%) Android
5 57 (1.12%) Unix
6 53 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 21 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 19 (0.37%) CentOS
9 15 (0.29%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.24%) Ubuntu
10 12 (0.24%) VMS
11 10 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.16%) AIX
12 8 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 2 (0.039%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.020%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,750 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1,544 (30.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1,326 (26.02%) MVC
4 972 (19.07%) ETL
5 718 (14.09%) Problem-Solving
6 566 (11.10%) Scrum
7 513 (10.06%) Performance Tuning
8 493 (9.67%) TDD
9 477 (9.36%) Analytics
10 465 (9.12%) OO
11 412 (8.08%) Data Modelling
12 396 (7.77%) Migration
13 383 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
13 383 (7.51%) Test Automation
14 363 (7.12%) Software Engineering
15 333 (6.53%) SDLC
16 332 (6.51%) Mentoring
17 328 (6.44%) Unit Testing
18 319 (6.26%) Visualisation
19 307 (6.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4,862 (95.39%) SQL
2 2,544 (49.91%) C#
3 1,407 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 434 (8.51%) PowerShell
5 366 (7.18%) VB.NET
6 351 (6.89%) Java
7 335 (6.57%) PL/SQL
8 306 (6.00%) VBA
9 244 (4.79%) Python
10 189 (3.71%) C++
11 186 (3.65%) VB
12 152 (2.98%) TypeScript
13 148 (2.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 70 (1.37%) PHP
15 67 (1.31%) R
16 53 (1.04%) VBScript
17 41 (0.80%) F#
18 40 (0.78%) Scala
19 30 (0.59%) C
20 29 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 572 (11.22%) Degree
2 135 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 133 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 56 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 56 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 37 (0.73%) ISEB
6 31 (0.61%) MCSA
7 24 (0.47%) MCSE
8 22 (0.43%) PhD
9 17 (0.33%) MCITP
10 14 (0.27%) ISTQB
11 12 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 12 (0.24%) PMI Certification
12 10 (0.20%) MCP
13 9 (0.18%) MCTS
14 8 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (0.16%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.16%) Master's Degree
14 8 (0.16%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 245 (4.81%) QA
2 163 (3.20%) Data Quality
3 52 (1.02%) SLA
4 46 (0.90%) GDPR
5 15 (0.29%) MiFID
6 14 (0.27%) PMO
7 13 (0.26%) EMIR
7 13 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 9 (0.18%) FATCA
10 5 (0.098%) HL7
10 5 (0.098%) ISO 8583
11 4 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.059%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.059%) PCI DSS
13 2 (0.039%) Actionable Recommendations
13 2 (0.039%) IFRS
13 2 (0.039%) IFRS 9
13 2 (0.039%) TickIT
14 1 (0.020%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 104 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 65 (1.28%) Docker
3 64 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 48 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.24%) HDFS
7 11 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 9 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.12%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.078%) Firmware
11 4 (0.078%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.078%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (0.078%) Varnish
12 3 (0.059%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.039%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.039%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.020%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.020%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.020%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 66 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 58 (1.14%) Ansible
3 34 (0.67%) Puppet
4 32 (0.63%) Kubernetes
5 30 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
5 30 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
6 26 (0.51%) SCOM
7 23 (0.45%) Terraform
8 14 (0.27%) logstash
8 14 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 13 (0.26%) Kibana
9 13 (0.26%) Packer
10 12 (0.24%) Automic
10 12 (0.24%) Dollar Universe
10 12 (0.24%) Nagios
11 11 (0.22%) CloudHub
12 8 (0.16%) SCCM
13 7 (0.14%) Oozie
13 7 (0.14%) Tivoli
14 6 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2,156 (42.30%) Microsoft
2 410 (8.04%) Oracle
3 339 (6.65%) Tableau
4 127 (2.49%) SAP
5 126 (2.47%) Google
6 104 (2.04%) Cognos
7 83 (1.63%) VMware
8 78 (1.53%) Nintex
9 56 (1.10%) IBM
10 51 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
11 46 (0.90%) Sybase
12 43 (0.84%) Xamarin
13 42 (0.82%) Telerik
14 41 (0.80%) Alteryx
14 41 (0.80%) Citrix
15 35 (0.69%) Talend
16 32 (0.63%) Informatica
17 28 (0.55%) MuleSoft
18 26 (0.51%) RedGate
19 21 (0.41%) Cisco