Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 87 79
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 -8
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 4,412 5,531 5,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.15% 3.44% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.73% 6.16% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,939 4,907 5,395
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +4.87%

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 77,026 89,769 88,544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.95% 55.76% 53.30%
Number of salaries quoted 64,336 75,441 76,630
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +6 1,802 £57,500 +4.78% 200
South East -24 833 £42,500 - 143
North of England -7 801 £42,500 - 191
North West +5 458 £42,500 +6.25% 90
Midlands +23 436 £40,000 +6.67% 109
East of England -1 359 £45,000 - 46
Yorkshire -16 293 £41,500 -7.78% 84
West Midlands +8 246 £40,000 +6.67% 69
East Midlands +24 189 £40,000 +6.67% 40
South West -77 176 £41,500 +3.75% 69
North East +5 51 £37,500 +5.63% 17
South Coast - 4 - -
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 4,212 (95.47%) SQL
2 3,283 (74.41%) SQL Server
3 2,237 (50.70%) C#
4 2,079 (47.12%) .NET
5 1,855 (42.04%) Microsoft
6 1,684 (38.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1,550 (35.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1,477 (33.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1,313 (29.76%) Business Intelligence
10 1,188 (26.93%) JavaScript
11 1,166 (26.43%) ASP.NET
12 1,137 (25.77%) MVC
13 1,075 (24.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 1,005 (22.78%) Finance
14 1,005 (22.78%) Data Warehouse
15 993 (22.51%) HTML
16 978 (22.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 886 (20.08%) CSS
18 847 (19.20%) ETL
19 616 (13.96%) ASP.NET MVC
20 613 (13.89%) .NET Framework
21 603 (13.67%) Web Services
22 597 (13.53%) AngularJS
23 587 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
24 585 (13.26%) ASP.NET Web API
25 573 (12.99%) Windows
26 554 (12.56%) Power BI
27 522 (11.83%) Scrum
28 517 (11.72%) jQuery
29 504 (11.42%) Visual Studio

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
1 259 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 213 (4.83%) IIS
3 61 (1.38%) Apache
4 58 (1.31%) SAS
5 55 (1.25%) Apache Spark
6 54 (1.22%) Confluence
7 52 (1.18%) CMS
8 50 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
9 42 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
10 32 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 22 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 20 (0.45%) Umbraco
13 15 (0.34%) Apache Pig
13 15 (0.34%) MS Exchange
14 13 (0.29%) JBoss
14 13 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (0.29%) WebSphere
15 12 (0.27%) Apache Geronimo
15 12 (0.27%) GlassFish
15 12 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 430 (9.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 104 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.27%) Weka
5 10 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.068%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.045%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.045%) Maya
8 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.023%) FileZilla
9 1 (0.023%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 112 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 26 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 24 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
4 9 (0.20%) FastStats
4 9 (0.20%) SunGard GMI
5 8 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.14%) Infor SunSystems
7 5 (0.11%) Sage 200
7 5 (0.11%) SAP BPC
7 5 (0.11%) Scribe Insight
8 4 (0.091%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.091%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.091%) Sage 500
8 4 (0.091%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.068%) Elite 3E
9 3 (0.068%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.068%) Sage 1000
10 2 (0.045%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.045%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,075 (24.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 386 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
3 98 (2.22%) Azure Data Factory
3 98 (2.22%) SaaS
4 58 (1.31%) Office 365
5 46 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 46 (1.04%) Serverless
6 37 (0.84%) PaaS
7 29 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
7 29 (0.66%) IaaS
8 26 (0.59%) Data Lake Analytics
9 23 (0.52%) Google Analytics
10 22 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (0.41%) Azure Functions
11 18 (0.41%) GitHub
12 12 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
12 12 (0.27%) npm
13 8 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (0.18%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 81 (1.84%) Internet
2 59 (1.34%) Firewall
3 43 (0.97%) DNS
4 36 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 32 (0.73%) Intranet
6 31 (0.70%) HTTP
7 30 (0.68%) LAN
7 30 (0.68%) WAN
8 21 (0.48%) SSL
9 19 (0.43%) SAN
10 15 (0.34%) Extranet
11 11 (0.25%) FTP
11 11 (0.25%) SMS
12 9 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.14%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.14%) Network Security
14 5 (0.11%) RTP
14 5 (0.11%) Wireless
15 4 (0.091%) IP Telephony
15 4 (0.091%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3,283 (74.41%) SQL Server
2 1,684 (38.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1,477 (33.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1,005 (22.78%) Data Warehouse
5 978 (22.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 554 (12.56%) Power BI
7 411 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 360 (8.16%) SQL Server 2016
9 344 (7.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 322 (7.30%) Relational Database
11 219 (4.96%) SQL Server 2014
12 173 (3.92%) NoSQL
13 159 (3.60%) Big Data
14 157 (3.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 145 (3.29%) MySQL
16 137 (3.11%) Azure SQL Database
17 125 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
18 123 (2.79%) OLAP
18 123 (2.79%) QlikView
19 120 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 504 (11.42%) Visual Studio
2 457 (10.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 408 (9.25%) Git (software)
4 160 (3.63%) JIRA
5 151 (3.42%) TeamCity
6 136 (3.08%) NUnit
7 113 (2.56%) Subversion
8 107 (2.43%) Visual Studio Team System
9 90 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 72 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
11 58 (1.31%) Jenkins
12 55 (1.25%) Selenium
13 50 (1.13%) MSTest
14 45 (1.02%) Eclipse
15 38 (0.86%) ReSharper
16 34 (0.77%) Maven
17 32 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
18 29 (0.66%) SpecFlow
19 28 (0.63%) ERwin
20 24 (0.54%) LINQPad
General
1 1,005 (22.78%) Finance
2 275 (6.23%) Retail
3 238 (5.39%) Banking
4 218 (4.94%) Marketing
5 84 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 83 (1.88%) Advertising
7 80 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 54 (1.22%) Front Office
9 50 (1.13%) Back Office
10 42 (0.95%) Legal
11 39 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 39 (0.88%) Publishing
12 37 (0.84%) Law
13 33 (0.75%) Electronics
14 32 (0.73%) Automotive
15 18 (0.41%) Games
16 17 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 16 (0.36%) Local Government
18 9 (0.20%) Billing
18 9 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 2,858 (64.78%) Developer
2 874 (19.81%) .NET Developer
3 861 (19.51%) SQL Developer
4 829 (18.79%) C# Developer
5 579 (13.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 531 (12.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 465 (10.54%) Analyst
8 463 (10.49%) DBA
9 458 (10.38%) Senior Developer
10 420 (9.52%) SQL DBA
11 385 (8.73%) Software Developer
12 249 (5.64%) SQL Server Developer
13 217 (4.92%) SQL BI Developer
14 201 (4.56%) Administrator
15 188 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
16 181 (4.10%) Architect
17 175 (3.97%) C# Software Developer
18 171 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 170 (3.85%) SSIS Developer
20 169 (3.83%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,079 (47.12%) .NET
2 1,166 (26.43%) ASP.NET
3 993 (22.51%) HTML
4 886 (20.08%) CSS
5 616 (13.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 613 (13.89%) .NET Framework
7 603 (13.67%) Web Services
8 597 (13.53%) AngularJS
9 585 (13.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 517 (11.72%) jQuery
11 429 (9.72%) XML
12 352 (7.98%) Entity Framework
13 339 (7.68%) .NET Core
13 339 (7.68%) HTML5
14 305 (6.91%) WCF
15 258 (5.85%) RESTful
16 247 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 235 (5.33%) SOAP
18 212 (4.81%) React
19 202 (4.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 489 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
2 250 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
3 155 (3.51%) Replication
4 129 (2.92%) Data Structures
5 123 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 118 (2.67%) Fintech
7 113 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
8 108 (2.45%) Clustering
9 96 (2.18%) N-Tier
10 79 (1.79%) Mobile App
11 72 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
12 53 (1.20%) Fixed Income
13 51 (1.16%) Derivative
13 51 (1.16%) User Experience
14 42 (0.95%) Equities
15 37 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 35 (0.79%) Algorithms
17 31 (0.70%) Data Centre
17 31 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
18 30 (0.68%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 573 (12.99%) Windows
2 171 (3.88%) Windows Server
3 142 (3.22%) Linux
4 55 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (1.11%) Unix
7 45 (1.02%) Android
8 38 (0.86%) Apple iOS
9 15 (0.34%) CentOS
10 11 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.23%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 6 (0.14%) VMS
15 5 (0.11%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.091%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.068%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 2 (0.045%) Oracle Linux
18 2 (0.045%) Windows XP
19 1 (0.023%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,550 (35.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1,313 (29.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1,137 (25.77%) MVC
4 847 (19.20%) ETL
5 587 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
6 522 (11.83%) Scrum
7 407 (9.22%) Analytics
8 399 (9.04%) TDD
9 389 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
10 384 (8.70%) OO
11 337 (7.64%) Migration
12 331 (7.50%) Data Modelling
13 292 (6.62%) Test Automation
14 285 (6.46%) Software Engineering
15 276 (6.26%) Visualisation
16 271 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
17 270 (6.12%) DevOps
18 257 (5.83%) Unit Testing
19 256 (5.80%) Mentoring
20 245 (5.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4,212 (95.47%) SQL
2 2,237 (50.70%) C#
3 1,188 (26.93%) JavaScript
4 364 (8.25%) PowerShell
5 313 (7.09%) PL/SQL
6 289 (6.55%) VB.NET
7 281 (6.37%) Java
8 243 (5.51%) VBA
9 201 (4.56%) Python
10 165 (3.74%) C++
11 143 (3.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 142 (3.22%) TypeScript
13 133 (3.01%) VB
14 76 (1.72%) PHP
15 74 (1.68%) R
16 57 (1.29%) VBScript
17 43 (0.97%) F#
18 31 (0.70%) C
18 31 (0.70%) Scala
19 30 (0.68%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 464 (10.52%) Degree
2 115 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 101 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 54 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 54 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 29 (0.66%) MCSA
6 27 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 20 (0.45%) ISEB
8 20 (0.45%) PhD
9 18 (0.41%) MCSE
10 15 (0.34%) MCITP
11 11 (0.25%) DV Cleared
12 9 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
12 9 (0.20%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.18%) MCDBA
14 7 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
15 6 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.14%) Master's Degree
15 6 (0.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (4.37%) QA
2 157 (3.56%) Data Quality
3 85 (1.93%) GDPR
4 43 (0.97%) SLA
5 13 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.29%) MiFID
6 12 (0.27%) PMO
7 9 (0.20%) EMIR
7 9 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 8 (0.18%) HL7
9 6 (0.14%) FATCA
10 3 (0.068%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.068%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.068%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.045%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.023%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.023%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 94 (2.13%) Docker
2 61 (1.38%) Active Directory
3 57 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 37 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 21 (0.48%) HDFS
7 12 (0.27%) VirtualBox
8 8 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (0.16%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.091%) Varnish
11 3 (0.068%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.045%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.045%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.045%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.023%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.023%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.023%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.023%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 47 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (0.86%) Ansible
2 38 (0.86%) Kubernetes
3 36 (0.82%) Terraform
4 32 (0.73%) Puppet
5 24 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
6 22 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
7 16 (0.36%) SCOM
8 11 (0.25%) CloudHub
9 9 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (0.20%) Perfmon
10 8 (0.18%) Nagios
10 8 (0.18%) SCCM
11 5 (0.11%) logstash
11 5 (0.11%) SQL Sentry
12 4 (0.091%) Automic
12 4 (0.091%) Kibana
12 4 (0.091%) Marathon
12 4 (0.091%) Packer
12 4 (0.091%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1,855 (42.04%) Microsoft
2 392 (8.88%) Oracle
3 305 (6.91%) Tableau
4 128 (2.90%) SAP
5 93 (2.11%) Cognos
6 88 (1.99%) Google
7 83 (1.88%) VMware
8 55 (1.25%) IBM
9 52 (1.18%) Nintex
9 52 (1.18%) RedGate
10 49 (1.11%) Telerik
11 46 (1.04%) Alteryx
12 43 (0.97%) Talend
13 41 (0.93%) Citrix
14 37 (0.84%) Cisco
15 36 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
16 29 (0.66%) Xamarin
17 24 (0.54%) Adobe
18 19 (0.43%) Infragistics
18 19 (0.43%) Solace