Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 88 83
Rank change year-on-year -31 -5 -4
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 3,580 5,308 5,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.77% 3.44% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.17% 6.16% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3,164 4,778 5,286
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,375 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% -

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 69,231 86,184 91,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 53.52% 55.89% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 57,076 72,115 75,611
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £86,750 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 -9 1,580 £60,000 +4.35% 116
South East -37 647 £45,000 +2.27% 113
North of England -43 583 £42,500 - 116
Midlands -9 440 £40,000 - 76
North West -23 343 £42,500 -5.56% 66
West Midlands -15 230 £40,000 - 37
East Midlands +2 210 £40,000 - 39
Yorkshire -76 193 £40,000 -5.88% 42
East of England -48 182 £45,000 - 32
South West -60 143 £42,500 +1.80% 36
North East -3 47 £39,000 -8.24% 8
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 3,380 (94.41%) SQL
2 2,531 (70.70%) SQL Server
3 1,767 (49.36%) C#
4 1,643 (45.89%) .NET
5 1,457 (40.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1,436 (40.11%) Microsoft
7 1,325 (37.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1,180 (32.96%) Business Intelligence
9 1,146 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
10 947 (26.45%) JavaScript
11 945 (26.40%) Azure
12 914 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
13 910 (25.42%) Finance
14 889 (24.83%) ASP.NET
15 856 (23.91%) ETL
16 743 (20.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 695 (19.41%) HTML
18 673 (18.80%) MVC
19 665 (18.58%) Power Platform
20 662 (18.49%) Power BI
21 626 (17.49%) CSS
22 511 (14.27%) .NET Framework
23 502 (14.02%) Git (software)
24 483 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
25 482 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
26 443 (12.37%) Scrum
27 442 (12.35%) Windows
27 442 (12.35%) AngularJS
28 433 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
29 427 (11.93%) Degree

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
1 256 (7.15%) SharePoint
2 165 (4.61%) IIS
3 78 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
4 68 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 48 (1.34%) Confluence
6 43 (1.20%) CMS
7 42 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 35 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
9 34 (0.95%) Umbraco
10 32 (0.89%) Apache
11 21 (0.59%) Apache Spark
12 20 (0.56%) NServiceBus
13 11 (0.31%) SAS
13 11 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
14 10 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.22%) Apache Pig
15 8 (0.22%) Apache Solr
16 7 (0.20%) ArcGIS
16 7 (0.20%) WordPress
17 6 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 319 (8.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 70 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
3 39 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 29 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.11%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.11%) Moqups
6 4 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.056%) SPSS
8 1 (0.028%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 116 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 65 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.50%) Dynamics GP
3 18 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.17%) OPENHousing
7 4 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.084%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.084%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.056%) Elite 3E
9 2 (0.056%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.056%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.056%) Raiser's Edge
9 2 (0.056%) Sage 50
9 2 (0.056%) Scribe Insight
10 1 (0.028%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.028%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.028%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 945 (26.40%) Azure
2 665 (18.58%) Power Platform
3 323 (9.02%) AWS
4 100 (2.79%) SaaS
5 67 (1.87%) PaaS
6 58 (1.62%) Azure Data Factory
7 51 (1.42%) Dynamics 365
8 45 (1.26%) Office 365
9 40 (1.12%) Serverless
10 27 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
11 19 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
12 18 (0.50%) Data Lake Analytics
13 16 (0.45%) GitHub
14 15 (0.42%) GCP
15 12 (0.34%) Azure Functions
15 12 (0.34%) OneDrive
16 11 (0.31%) PowerApps
17 10 (0.28%) npm
18 9 (0.25%) IaaS
19 7 (0.20%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 37 (1.03%) Internet
2 21 (0.59%) SSL
3 17 (0.47%) FTP
4 12 (0.34%) DNS
5 11 (0.31%) Intranet
5 11 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (0.25%) CTI
6 9 (0.25%) HTTP
6 9 (0.25%) SAN
6 9 (0.25%) Wireshark
7 6 (0.17%) AMQP
7 6 (0.17%) GPRS
8 5 (0.14%) WAN
9 4 (0.11%) Firewall
10 3 (0.084%) LAN
10 3 (0.084%) Network Security
10 3 (0.084%) SMTP
10 3 (0.084%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.056%) Broadband
11 2 (0.056%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,531 (70.70%) SQL Server
2 1,457 (40.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1,325 (37.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 914 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
5 743 (20.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 662 (18.49%) Power BI
7 374 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 330 (9.22%) Relational Database
9 312 (8.72%) SQL Server 2016
10 238 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 148 (4.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 140 (3.91%) OLAP
13 139 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
14 138 (3.85%) NoSQL
15 121 (3.38%) QlikView
16 111 (3.10%) Data Lake
16 111 (3.10%) MongoDB
17 108 (3.02%) Azure SQL Database
18 107 (2.99%) RDBMS
19 83 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 502 (14.02%) Git (software)
2 358 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 322 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 205 (5.73%) JIRA
5 109 (3.04%) TeamCity
6 97 (2.71%) Jenkins
7 91 (2.54%) Selenium
8 89 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 79 (2.21%) Subversion
10 76 (2.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 59 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
12 55 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
13 49 (1.37%) ReSharper
14 48 (1.34%) NUnit
15 42 (1.17%) SpecFlow
16 41 (1.15%) Bitbucket
17 37 (1.03%) SoapUI
18 32 (0.89%) Visual Studio Code
19 30 (0.84%) IBM UrbanCode
20 24 (0.67%) git-flow
General
1 910 (25.42%) Finance
2 191 (5.34%) Retail
3 165 (4.61%) Banking
4 134 (3.74%) Manufacturing
5 116 (3.24%) Marketing
6 77 (2.15%) Public Sector
7 74 (2.07%) Legal
8 55 (1.54%) Law
9 44 (1.23%) Back Office
10 30 (0.84%) Telecoms
11 27 (0.75%) Advertising
11 27 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 25 (0.70%) Electronics
13 22 (0.61%) Aerospace
13 22 (0.61%) Local Government
14 19 (0.53%) Social Housing
15 18 (0.50%) Publishing
16 14 (0.39%) Front Office
17 12 (0.34%) Games
18 11 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2,229 (62.26%) Developer
2 736 (20.56%) SQL Developer
3 583 (16.28%) .NET Developer
4 561 (15.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 524 (14.64%) C# Developer
6 440 (12.29%) Analyst
7 343 (9.58%) Senior Developer
8 331 (9.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 298 (8.32%) DBA
10 254 (7.09%) SQL DBA
11 213 (5.95%) Software Developer
12 184 (5.14%) SQL Server Developer
13 182 (5.08%) Applications Support
14 181 (5.06%) SQL BI Developer
15 164 (4.58%) Database Developer
16 159 (4.44%) SSIS Developer
17 146 (4.08%) T-SQL Developer
18 145 (4.05%) SSRS Developer
19 140 (3.91%) SQL Database Developer
20 131 (3.66%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,643 (45.89%) .NET
2 889 (24.83%) ASP.NET
3 695 (19.41%) HTML
4 626 (17.49%) CSS
5 511 (14.27%) .NET Framework
6 483 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 442 (12.35%) AngularJS
8 352 (9.83%) Web Services
9 323 (9.02%) jQuery
10 320 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 307 (8.58%) XML
12 293 (8.18%) .NET Core
13 248 (6.93%) HTML5
14 245 (6.84%) Entity Framework
15 237 (6.62%) WCF
16 217 (6.06%) WPF
17 199 (5.56%) REST
18 175 (4.89%) SOAP
19 168 (4.69%) React
20 145 (4.05%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 433 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 151 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
3 125 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
4 111 (3.10%) Replication
5 95 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 93 (2.60%) Clustering
7 64 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
8 55 (1.54%) User Experience
9 49 (1.37%) N-Tier
10 47 (1.31%) Mobile App
11 45 (1.26%) Data Centre
12 43 (1.20%) Hedge funds
13 37 (1.03%) Data Structures
14 29 (0.81%) Reinsurance
15 25 (0.70%) NHS
16 22 (0.61%) Algorithms
16 22 (0.61%) EPoS
17 19 (0.53%) PKI
18 18 (0.50%) Client/Server
19 16 (0.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 442 (12.35%) Windows
2 165 (4.61%) Windows Server
3 93 (2.60%) Linux
4 69 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (0.84%) Android
6 28 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (0.75%) Unix
8 24 (0.67%) Windows 7
9 21 (0.59%) Windows 10
10 20 (0.56%) Apple iOS
11 17 (0.47%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.20%) CentOS
13 7 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.11%) HPUX
15 3 (0.084%) Solaris
16 2 (0.056%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.028%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,180 (32.96%) Business Intelligence
2 1,146 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
3 856 (23.91%) ETL
4 673 (18.80%) MVC
5 482 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
6 443 (12.37%) Scrum
7 375 (10.47%) DevOps
8 312 (8.72%) Data Modelling
9 302 (8.44%) Analytics
10 280 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
11 270 (7.54%) TDD
12 267 (7.46%) Migration
13 265 (7.40%) Performance Tuning
14 245 (6.84%) Unit Testing
15 242 (6.76%) Visualisation
16 236 (6.59%) Test Automation
17 229 (6.40%) SDLC
18 226 (6.31%) Software Engineering
19 217 (6.06%) Computer Science
20 208 (5.81%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3,380 (94.41%) SQL
2 1,767 (49.36%) C#
3 947 (26.45%) JavaScript
4 312 (8.72%) PowerShell
5 235 (6.56%) Java
6 219 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 210 (5.87%) Python
8 200 (5.59%) VBA
9 188 (5.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 181 (5.06%) PL/SQL
11 145 (4.05%) VB
12 99 (2.77%) R
13 87 (2.43%) TypeScript
14 71 (1.98%) PHP
15 58 (1.62%) VBScript
16 48 (1.34%) C++
17 28 (0.78%) XPath
18 25 (0.70%) Bash Shell
18 25 (0.70%) VB6
19 13 (0.36%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 427 (11.93%) Degree
2 120 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 70 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 34 (0.95%) ISEB
6 21 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 15 (0.42%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.42%) Master's Degree
8 14 (0.39%) MCSE
9 13 (0.36%) MCSA
10 11 (0.31%) HND
11 8 (0.22%) MCSD
12 7 (0.20%) MCP
13 6 (0.17%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.17%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.11%) BC Cleared
14 4 (0.11%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.084%) CCNA
15 3 (0.084%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (4.05%) QA
2 116 (3.24%) Data Quality
3 44 (1.23%) SLA
4 30 (0.84%) GDPR
5 8 (0.22%) PMO
6 7 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.17%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.11%) COBIT
8 4 (0.11%) HL7
9 3 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.056%) ISO 15022
10 2 (0.056%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.028%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.028%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 113 (3.16%) Docker
2 91 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 42 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 31 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (0.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 22 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.22%) HDFS
9 5 (0.14%) vSphere
10 2 (0.056%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.056%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.056%) XenApp
11 1 (0.028%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.028%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 58 (1.62%) SQL Sentry
2 36 (1.01%) Kubernetes
3 33 (0.92%) Tivoli
4 30 (0.84%) Ansible
5 27 (0.75%) SCCM
6 26 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
7 20 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
8 18 (0.50%) Grafana
9 14 (0.39%) Backup Exec
9 14 (0.39%) Puppet
9 14 (0.39%) SCOM
10 13 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (0.34%) Automic
12 10 (0.28%) Dollar Universe
12 10 (0.28%) Prometheus
13 9 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
14 8 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
14 8 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
15 7 (0.20%) Control-M
16 5 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1,436 (40.11%) Microsoft
2 329 (9.19%) Oracle
3 198 (5.53%) Tableau
4 130 (3.63%) SAP
5 60 (1.68%) IBM
6 56 (1.56%) Nintex
7 42 (1.17%) VMware
8 40 (1.12%) RedGate
9 37 (1.03%) Cognos
9 37 (1.03%) Xamarin
10 35 (0.98%) Atlassian
10 35 (0.98%) Citrix
11 32 (0.89%) Google
12 21 (0.59%) Sage
13 20 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (0.53%) Alteryx
15 18 (0.50%) ServiceNow
16 17 (0.47%) Telerik
17 15 (0.42%) Databricks
18 14 (0.39%) Splunk