Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 182 155 118
Rank change year-on-year -27 -37 -26
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 1,957 1,442 3,818
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.96% 2.27% 2.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.52% 4.03% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,705 1,268 3,414
10th Percentile £32,850 £32,500 £31,750
25th Percentile £38,500 £38,375 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 55,577 35,767 71,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.61% 56.31% 53.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38,489 30,084 59,800
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 -46 608 £60,000 -4.00% 126
North of England -13 414 £45,000 -6.25% 77
South East -18 403 £47,750 +6.11% 75
Midlands -50 262 £45,000 - 64
North West -35 191 £45,000 -7.22% 40
West Midlands -41 184 £49,000 +3.16% 30
South West -25 164 £47,500 +5.56% 25
Yorkshire -18 157 £45,000 - 31
East Midlands -44 77 £40,625 -4.41% 34
North East +16 66 £38,500 -23.00% 6
East of England -59 60 £50,000 +17.65% 25
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 1,846 (94.33%) SQL
2 1,307 (66.79%) SQL Server
3 1,021 (52.17%) C#
4 959 (49.00%) .NET
5 829 (42.36%) Azure
6 752 (38.43%) Microsoft
7 669 (34.18%) Business Intelligence
8 648 (33.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 646 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
10 591 (30.20%) JavaScript
11 523 (26.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 513 (26.21%) Power Platform
13 505 (25.80%) Power BI
14 446 (22.79%) MVC
15 439 (22.43%) Data Warehouse
16 434 (22.18%) CSS
17 427 (21.82%) ETL
18 423 (21.61%) Finance
19 409 (20.90%) ASP.NET
20 388 (19.83%) HTML
21 367 (18.75%) Social Skills
22 352 (17.99%) .NET Core
23 331 (16.91%) AngularJS
23 331 (16.91%) DevOps
24 320 (16.35%) AWS
25 306 (15.64%) ASP.NET Web API
26 304 (15.53%) Analytics
27 289 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
28 288 (14.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
29 282 (14.41%) React

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
1 116 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 107 (5.47%) IIS
3 28 (1.43%) CMS
4 25 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 24 (1.23%) Apache
6 19 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (0.87%) NServiceBus
8 16 (0.82%) SAS
9 12 (0.61%) Apache Solr
10 11 (0.56%) Umbraco
10 11 (0.56%) WordPress
11 7 (0.36%) Apache Synapse
12 6 (0.31%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.26%) Confluence
13 5 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.15%) Kentico
14 3 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.10%) Jupyter
15 2 (0.10%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 160 (8.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 65 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.10%) InVision
7 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 66 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 5 (0.26%) FastStats
5 5 (0.26%) Unica
6 3 (0.15%) Elite 3E
6 3 (0.15%) IBM Planning Analytics
7 2 (0.10%) iTrent
7 2 (0.10%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.10%) Northgate Housing
8 1 (0.051%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
8 1 (0.051%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.051%) Relativity
8 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.051%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.051%) Shopify
8 1 (0.051%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 829 (42.36%) Azure
2 513 (26.21%) Power Platform
3 320 (16.35%) AWS
4 138 (7.05%) Azure Data Factory
5 125 (6.39%) SaaS
6 92 (4.70%) PaaS
7 84 (4.29%) Serverless
8 74 (3.78%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 71 (3.63%) Azure Active Directory
10 62 (3.17%) Azure Service Bus
11 60 (3.07%) Azure Functions
12 52 (2.66%) Azure Storage
13 51 (2.61%) Azure Key Vault
13 51 (2.61%) Microsoft 365
14 42 (2.15%) Azure App Service
15 41 (2.10%) Azure Service Fabric
16 38 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
16 38 (1.94%) GCP
17 36 (1.84%) GitHub
18 31 (1.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.72%) DNS
1 14 (0.72%) Internet
1 14 (0.72%) VPN
2 12 (0.61%) Intranet
3 10 (0.51%) DHCP
3 10 (0.51%) VLAN
4 8 (0.41%) HTTP
5 7 (0.36%) Firewall
5 7 (0.36%) SSL
5 7 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.26%) Cisco Firepower
6 5 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (0.26%) FTP
6 5 (0.26%) VoIP
7 3 (0.15%) PuTTY
7 3 (0.15%) SAN
7 3 (0.15%) WinSCP
8 2 (0.10%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,307 (66.79%) SQL Server
2 648 (33.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 523 (26.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 505 (25.80%) Power BI
5 439 (22.43%) Data Warehouse
6 288 (14.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 172 (8.79%) Relational Database
8 118 (6.03%) Azure SQL Database
8 118 (6.03%) Tableau
9 115 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
10 99 (5.06%) Data Lake
11 92 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 63 (3.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 57 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 56 (2.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 56 (2.86%) NoSQL
15 52 (2.66%) MySQL
15 52 (2.66%) RDBMS
16 48 (2.45%) SQL Server 2019
17 47 (2.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 220 (11.24%) Visual Studio
2 192 (9.81%) Git (software)
3 165 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 69 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
5 58 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 40 (2.04%) MSI
6 40 (2.04%) WiX
7 39 (1.99%) Jenkins
8 38 (1.94%) NUnit
9 34 (1.74%) TeamCity
10 27 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
11 26 (1.33%) Selenium
12 23 (1.18%) JIRA
12 23 (1.18%) Moq
13 20 (1.02%) gulp
13 20 (1.02%) webpack
14 18 (0.92%) Grunt
15 15 (0.77%) Bitbucket
15 15 (0.77%) Visual Studio Code
16 12 (0.61%) git-flow
General
1 423 (21.61%) Finance
2 367 (18.75%) Social Skills
3 194 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (4.39%) Marketing
5 75 (3.83%) Retail
6 61 (3.12%) Law
7 51 (2.61%) Public Sector
8 46 (2.35%) Banking
9 42 (2.15%) Manufacturing
10 37 (1.89%) Advertising
11 36 (1.84%) Presentation Skills
12 28 (1.43%) Telecoms
13 26 (1.33%) French Language
14 25 (1.28%) Investment Banking
15 23 (1.18%) Legal
16 21 (1.07%) Back Office
16 21 (1.07%) Organisational Skills
17 18 (0.92%) Electronics
18 11 (0.56%) Automotive
19 7 (0.36%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1,259 (64.33%) Developer
2 377 (19.26%) C# Developer
3 376 (19.21%) .NET Developer
4 318 (16.25%) SQL Developer
5 244 (12.47%) Senior Developer
6 230 (11.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 212 (10.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 212 (10.83%) Software Developer
8 203 (10.37%) Analyst
9 125 (6.39%) DBA
10 102 (5.21%) Azure Developer
11 94 (4.80%) Data Engineer
11 94 (4.80%) SQL DBA
12 88 (4.50%) C# Software Developer
13 87 (4.45%) .NET Software Developer
14 84 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
15 76 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
16 72 (3.68%) Data Analyst
17 68 (3.47%) Applications Support
17 68 (3.47%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 959 (49.00%) .NET
2 434 (22.18%) CSS
3 409 (20.90%) ASP.NET
4 388 (19.83%) HTML
5 352 (17.99%) .NET Core
6 331 (16.91%) AngularJS
7 306 (15.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 282 (14.41%) React
9 280 (14.31%) .NET Framework
10 264 (13.49%) jQuery
11 254 (12.98%) Web Services
12 209 (10.68%) Entity Framework
13 161 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 154 (7.87%) REST
15 150 (7.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 133 (6.80%) XML
17 132 (6.75%) Vue.js
18 106 (5.42%) HTML5
19 100 (5.11%) SOAP
20 86 (4.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 97 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
2 79 (4.04%) User Experience
3 62 (3.17%) N-Tier
4 61 (3.12%) Greenfield Project
4 61 (3.12%) Legacy Systems
5 53 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 52 (2.66%) Clustering
7 45 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 43 (2.20%) Client/Server
9 41 (2.10%) Mobile App
10 40 (2.04%) Web 2.0
11 34 (1.74%) Virtual Team
12 33 (1.69%) Reinsurance
12 33 (1.69%) Replication
13 25 (1.28%) NHS
14 22 (1.12%) Wiki
15 21 (1.07%) Analytical Mindset
16 19 (0.97%) Data Structures
17 13 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
18 10 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 246 (12.57%) Windows
2 64 (3.27%) Linux
3 52 (2.66%) Windows Server
4 29 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (1.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 19 (0.97%) Android
7 17 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 16 (0.82%) Windows 10
9 12 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.56%) Unix
10 11 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.46%) VMS
12 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
13 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.10%) Solaris
14 1 (0.051%) AIX
14 1 (0.051%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (34.18%) Business Intelligence
2 646 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
3 446 (22.79%) MVC
4 427 (21.82%) ETL
5 331 (16.91%) DevOps
6 304 (15.53%) Analytics
7 289 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
8 248 (12.67%) Full Stack Development
9 183 (9.35%) Visualisation
10 176 (8.99%) Data Modelling
11 175 (8.94%) Software Engineering
12 168 (8.58%) Performance Tuning
13 164 (8.38%) Scrum
14 162 (8.28%) Migration
15 160 (8.18%) OO
16 154 (7.87%) Test Automation
17 149 (7.61%) Microservices
18 142 (7.26%) Mentoring
19 134 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
20 124 (6.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,846 (94.33%) SQL
2 1,021 (52.17%) C#
3 591 (30.20%) JavaScript
4 257 (13.13%) PowerShell
5 219 (11.19%) Python
6 147 (7.51%) TypeScript
7 121 (6.18%) VB.NET
8 97 (4.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 70 (3.58%) PL/SQL
10 59 (3.01%) Java
11 56 (2.86%) R
12 52 (2.66%) VBA
13 32 (1.64%) VB
14 26 (1.33%) C
14 26 (1.33%) Scala
15 22 (1.12%) Shell Script
16 20 (1.02%) PHP
17 19 (0.97%) Bash Shell
18 17 (0.87%) C++
19 13 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 185 (9.45%) Degree
2 57 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.56%) Security Cleared
5 9 (0.46%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.36%) AWS Certification
6 7 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.31%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.26%) MCSE
9 4 (0.20%) MCSA
9 4 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.15%) ISEB
10 3 (0.15%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.15%) MCP
11 2 (0.10%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.10%) HNC
11 2 (0.10%) HND
11 2 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.10%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.72%) Data Quality
2 102 (5.21%) QA
3 51 (2.61%) Accessibility
4 43 (2.20%) GDPR
5 31 (1.58%) SLA
6 13 (0.66%) GRC
7 11 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.20%) HL7
9 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.051%) GxP
10 1 (0.051%) PMO
System Software
1 117 (5.98%) Docker
2 35 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.77%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.051%) HDFS
7 1 (0.051%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.051%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 99 (5.06%) Kubernetes
2 66 (3.37%) Terraform
3 48 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.51%) MIIS
5 8 (0.41%) Ansible
5 8 (0.41%) Grafana
6 7 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.26%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (0.15%) Control-M
9 2 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.051%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.051%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.051%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.051%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.051%) WMI
Vendors
1 752 (38.43%) Microsoft
2 87 (4.45%) Databricks
3 66 (3.37%) Oracle
4 54 (2.76%) Google
5 51 (2.61%) Nintex
6 43 (2.20%) Xamarin
7 34 (1.74%) IBM
8 33 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (1.53%) Alteryx
10 29 (1.48%) Informatica
11 28 (1.43%) SAP
12 26 (1.33%) VMware
13 22 (1.12%) Telerik
14 18 (0.92%) Cognos
15 14 (0.72%) JD Edwards
16 13 (0.66%) ServiceNow
17 12 (0.61%) Atlassian
18 11 (0.56%) Sybase
19 8 (0.41%) Talend
20 7 (0.36%) PayPal