Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 144 133 100
Rank change year-on-year -11 -33 -13
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 1,316 2,928 4,423
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.27% 2.54% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% 4.68% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,381 2,575 4,098
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
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 33,708 62,602 77,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 58.12% 54.20% 54.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28,778 52,524 65,396
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 25 January 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 25 January 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 -23 480 £60,000 - 64
North of England +7 268 £45,000 +12.50% 70
South East -23 217 £44,000 -2.22% 46
Midlands -1 214 £50,000 +17.65% 42
Yorkshire +15 119 £45,000 +12.50% 27
West Midlands +1 117 £50,000 +17.65% 28
North West +3 113 £45,000 +12.50% 39
East Midlands +4 97 £46,000 +10.84% 14
South West +8 83 £42,000 +3.07% 15
East of England +5 42 £50,000 +11.11% 13
North East +23 36 £55,000 +29.41% 4
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 1,254 (95.29%) SQL
2 912 (69.30%) SQL Server
3 612 (46.50%) C#
4 585 (44.45%) Azure
5 582 (44.22%) .NET
6 507 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
7 494 (37.54%) Microsoft
8 490 (37.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 404 (30.70%) JavaScript
10 392 (29.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 378 (28.72%) Business Intelligence
12 347 (26.37%) Finance
13 312 (23.71%) DevOps
14 311 (23.63%) MVC
15 301 (22.87%) CSS
16 267 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web API
17 262 (19.91%) Power Platform
18 251 (19.07%) Power BI
19 244 (18.54%) ETL
20 238 (18.09%) ASP.NET
21 235 (17.86%) HTML
21 235 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
22 215 (16.34%) .NET Core
23 213 (16.19%) Windows
23 213 (16.19%) .NET Framework
24 207 (15.73%) AngularJS
25 203 (15.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 191 (14.51%) Scrum
27 183 (13.91%) React
28 180 (13.68%) PowerShell

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 94 (7.14%) IIS
2 91 (6.91%) SharePoint
3 43 (3.27%) Confluence
4 29 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (0.68%) CMS
6 8 (0.61%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.30%) Apache
7 4 (0.30%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.30%) Sitefinity
7 4 (0.30%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.23%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.15%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.15%) Documentum
9 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.15%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 72 (5.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.30%) Gliffy
6 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.076%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.076%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 67 (5.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.61%) iTrent
2 8 (0.61%) Northgate Housing
2 8 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.30%) Bond Adapt
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.23%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.076%) MultiFonds
6 1 (0.076%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 585 (44.45%) Azure
2 262 (19.91%) Power Platform
3 118 (8.97%) AWS
4 82 (6.23%) Azure Data Factory
5 50 (3.80%) PaaS
6 46 (3.50%) Azure Active Directory
7 44 (3.34%) SaaS
8 34 (2.58%) Serverless
9 32 (2.43%) GCP
10 30 (2.28%) Dynamics 365
11 29 (2.20%) npm
12 24 (1.82%) IaaS
12 24 (1.82%) Office 365
13 19 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (1.22%) Azure Functions
15 15 (1.14%) Azure Stack
16 11 (0.84%) Power Automate
17 9 (0.68%) PowerApps
18 8 (0.61%) NuGet
19 3 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.76%) Firewall
2 9 (0.68%) DNS
2 9 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.53%) Internet
4 5 (0.38%) FTP
5 4 (0.30%) Broadband
5 4 (0.30%) SSL
6 3 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.23%) Skype
6 3 (0.23%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.15%) DHCP
7 2 (0.15%) Intranet
7 2 (0.15%) VLAN
7 2 (0.15%) VPN
8 1 (0.076%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 912 (69.30%) SQL Server
2 490 (37.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 392 (29.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 251 (19.07%) Power BI
5 235 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 203 (15.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 106 (8.05%) Relational Database
8 99 (7.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 85 (6.46%) Azure SQL Database
10 57 (4.33%) NoSQL
11 47 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
12 42 (3.19%) Data Lake
13 41 (3.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 41 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
14 36 (2.74%) Tableau
15 34 (2.58%) MongoDB
15 34 (2.58%) MySQL
16 23 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
17 22 (1.67%) Big Data
17 22 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 177 (13.45%) Git (software)
2 158 (12.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 112 (8.51%) Visual Studio
4 71 (5.40%) JIRA
5 65 (4.94%) Visual Studio Team System
6 43 (3.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 41 (3.12%) NUnit
8 40 (3.04%) Bitbucket
9 33 (2.51%) Octopus Deploy
10 28 (2.13%) TeamCity
11 27 (2.05%) Subversion
12 25 (1.90%) Jenkins
12 25 (1.90%) MSTest
13 22 (1.67%) SpecFlow
14 19 (1.44%) gulp
14 19 (1.44%) jspm
15 18 (1.37%) Moq
16 15 (1.14%) Selenium
17 13 (0.99%) MSI
18 10 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 347 (26.37%) Finance
2 43 (3.27%) Public Sector
3 41 (3.12%) Back Office
4 35 (2.66%) Banking
5 34 (2.58%) Legal
6 33 (2.51%) Law
7 29 (2.20%) Retail
8 23 (1.75%) Marketing
9 20 (1.52%) Games
10 19 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.91%) Social Housing
12 11 (0.84%) Advertising
13 10 (0.76%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.61%) Housing Association
15 7 (0.53%) Electronics
16 5 (0.38%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.38%) Local Government
17 4 (0.30%) Front Office
17 4 (0.30%) Publishing
18 3 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 778 (59.12%) Developer
2 231 (17.55%) SQL Developer
3 223 (16.95%) .NET Developer
4 209 (15.88%) Senior Developer
5 197 (14.97%) C# Developer
6 147 (11.17%) Analyst
7 135 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 131 (9.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 122 (9.27%) DBA
10 113 (8.59%) SQL DBA
11 103 (7.83%) Software Developer
12 91 (6.91%) Full Stack Developer
13 88 (6.69%) Senior .NET Developer
14 80 (6.08%) Azure Developer
15 79 (6.00%) Applications Support
16 76 (5.78%) Senior C# Developer
17 64 (4.86%) Data Engineer
18 59 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 59 (4.48%) Senior SQL Developer
19 56 (4.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 582 (44.22%) .NET
2 301 (22.87%) CSS
3 267 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 238 (18.09%) ASP.NET
5 235 (17.86%) HTML
6 215 (16.34%) .NET Core
7 213 (16.19%) .NET Framework
8 207 (15.73%) AngularJS
9 183 (13.91%) React
10 171 (12.99%) Entity Framework
11 160 (12.16%) jQuery
12 150 (11.40%) Web Services
13 124 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 115 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 105 (7.98%) REST
16 78 (5.93%) XML
17 62 (4.71%) ASP.NET Core
18 61 (4.64%) Vue.js
19 59 (4.48%) HTML5
20 58 (4.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 144 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
3 60 (4.56%) N-Tier
4 52 (3.95%) Reinsurance
5 43 (3.27%) Data Structures
5 43 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 42 (3.19%) Replication
7 36 (2.74%) Clustering
8 30 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
9 27 (2.05%) User Experience
10 17 (1.29%) Mobile Banking
10 17 (1.29%) Online Banking
10 17 (1.29%) Reference Data
10 17 (1.29%) Virtual Team
11 15 (1.14%) Hedge funds
12 14 (1.06%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.06%) Management Information System
13 13 (0.99%) NHS
14 10 (0.76%) Robotics
14 10 (0.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 213 (16.19%) Windows
2 96 (7.29%) Windows Server
3 78 (5.93%) Linux
4 19 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (1.44%) Windows Server 2016
5 17 (1.29%) Unix
6 13 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.68%) Android
8 7 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.38%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (0.30%) Solaris
10 4 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (38.53%) Agile Software Development
2 378 (28.72%) Business Intelligence
3 312 (23.71%) DevOps
4 311 (23.63%) MVC
5 244 (18.54%) ETL
6 191 (14.51%) Scrum
7 162 (12.31%) Microservices
8 143 (10.87%) Test Automation
9 140 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
10 139 (10.56%) Analytics
11 128 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
11 128 (9.73%) Migration
12 127 (9.65%) Unit Testing
13 114 (8.66%) OO
13 114 (8.66%) TDD
14 112 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
15 109 (8.28%) Software Engineering
16 107 (8.13%) Data Modelling
16 107 (8.13%) SOLID
17 104 (7.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,254 (95.29%) SQL
2 612 (46.50%) C#
3 404 (30.70%) JavaScript
4 180 (13.68%) PowerShell
5 93 (7.07%) PL/SQL
6 88 (6.69%) Python
7 75 (5.70%) TypeScript
8 55 (4.18%) Java
9 51 (3.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 43 (3.27%) VB.NET
11 35 (2.66%) VB
12 23 (1.75%) R
13 22 (1.67%) C++
14 17 (1.29%) VBA
15 16 (1.22%) C
16 8 (0.61%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.61%) VB6
17 7 (0.53%) PHP
17 7 (0.53%) VBScript
18 5 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 116 (8.81%) Degree
2 22 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.14%) Master's Degree
6 14 (1.06%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.84%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.68%) DBS Check
8 9 (0.68%) ISEB
8 9 (0.68%) MCSE
9 8 (0.61%) MCITP
10 7 (0.53%) AWS Certification
10 7 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.53%) MCTS
11 4 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.23%) MBCS
12 3 (0.23%) MCP
12 3 (0.23%) MCSA
13 2 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
14 1 (0.076%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.24%) QA
2 55 (4.18%) Data Quality
3 23 (1.75%) GDPR
3 23 (1.75%) SLA
4 11 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.23%) EMIR
5 3 (0.23%) MiFID
6 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.076%) IFRS
7 1 (0.076%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.076%) PMO
System Software
1 54 (4.10%) Docker
2 37 (2.81%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.23%) vSphere
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 59 (4.48%) Terraform
2 35 (2.66%) Kubernetes
3 31 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.76%) MIIS
4 10 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (0.53%) Ansible
6 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.23%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.23%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.23%) Puppet
8 3 (0.23%) SCCM
9 2 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 494 (37.54%) Microsoft
2 138 (10.49%) Oracle
3 45 (3.42%) Nintex
4 41 (3.12%) Atlassian
5 32 (2.43%) Google
6 30 (2.28%) VMware
7 26 (1.98%) Databricks
8 20 (1.52%) Sybase
9 19 (1.44%) SAP
10 16 (1.22%) Talend
11 15 (1.14%) QAD
12 13 (0.99%) Informatica
12 13 (0.99%) UiPath
13 11 (0.84%) IBM
13 11 (0.84%) Kofax
13 11 (0.84%) Telerik
14 10 (0.76%) Automation Anywhere
14 10 (0.76%) Blue Prism
14 10 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (0.68%) Xamarin