Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 139 105 90
Rank change year-on-year -34 -15 -11
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 2,797 4,325 5,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.46% 3.08% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.56% 5.61% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,364 3,831 5,028
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% -

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 61,368 77,105 92,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.06% 54.99% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 51,114 64,445 78,355
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 -56 1,072 £60,000 +4.35% 131
South East -11 615 £45,000 +5.88% 119
North of England -41 422 £41,500 -2.35% 122
Midlands +23 370 £42,500 +6.25% 103
North West -52 222 £40,250 -5.29% 66
West Midlands +20 215 £45,000 +12.50% 61
Yorkshire -21 170 £41,000 -3.53% 46
South West +27 160 £42,500 - 51
East Midlands +32 155 £41,500 +3.75% 42
East of England -46 152 £43,500 -3.33% 41
North East -13 30 £43,500 +16.00% 10
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 2,639 (94.35%) SQL
2 2,018 (72.15%) SQL Server
3 1,464 (52.34%) C#
4 1,326 (47.41%) .NET
5 1,127 (40.29%) Microsoft
6 971 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
7 919 (32.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 845 (30.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 832 (29.75%) JavaScript
10 803 (28.71%) Business Intelligence
11 783 (27.99%) Azure
12 741 (26.49%) ASP.NET
13 706 (25.24%) MVC
14 636 (22.74%) Finance
15 616 (22.02%) HTML
16 567 (20.27%) CSS
17 559 (19.99%) ETL
18 519 (18.56%) Power Platform
19 514 (18.38%) .NET Framework
20 512 (18.31%) Data Warehouse
21 504 (18.02%) Power BI
22 462 (16.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 414 (14.80%) AngularJS
24 411 (14.69%) Windows
25 388 (13.87%) Scrum
26 380 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
27 379 (13.55%) ASP.NET Web API
28 355 (12.69%) Git (software)
29 342 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
30 326 (11.66%) Analytical Skills

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
1 140 (5.01%) IIS
2 96 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 45 (1.61%) Confluence
4 35 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (1.14%) Tomcat
6 30 (1.07%) CMS
7 25 (0.89%) SAS
8 16 (0.57%) Umbraco
9 12 (0.43%) Apache Spark
10 11 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.36%) NServiceBus
11 10 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (0.29%) JBoss
13 6 (0.21%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.14%) Apache
14 4 (0.14%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.11%) Alfresco
15 3 (0.11%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 179 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 50 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.072%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.072%) SPSS
6 1 (0.036%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 57 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.29%) Elite 3E
4 8 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.25%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.18%) Exchequer
6 5 (0.18%) Line 50
6 5 (0.18%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.18%) Pegasus Opera
6 5 (0.18%) Raiser's Edge
6 5 (0.18%) RiskWrite
7 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.14%) Infor SunSystems
7 4 (0.14%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.11%) Carpe Diem
8 3 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.11%) iTrent
8 3 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 783 (27.99%) Azure
2 519 (18.56%) Power Platform
3 237 (8.47%) AWS
4 106 (3.79%) SaaS
5 63 (2.25%) Azure Data Factory
6 49 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
7 42 (1.50%) PaaS
8 41 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
9 40 (1.43%) GitHub
10 38 (1.36%) Office 365
11 34 (1.22%) GCP
12 23 (0.82%) IaaS
13 18 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
14 17 (0.61%) npm
15 16 (0.57%) Serverless
16 15 (0.54%) Amazon EKS
16 15 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
17 12 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
18 10 (0.36%) PowerApps
19 8 (0.29%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 38 (1.36%) Firewall
2 31 (1.11%) DNS
3 27 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 24 (0.86%) Internet
5 19 (0.68%) SSL
6 13 (0.46%) HTTP
7 12 (0.43%) VPN
8 10 (0.36%) PuTTY
9 9 (0.32%) FTP
10 8 (0.29%) DHCP
10 8 (0.29%) SAN
11 6 (0.21%) Intranet
12 5 (0.18%) SMTP
13 4 (0.14%) Wireshark
14 3 (0.11%) LAN
14 3 (0.11%) WAN
15 2 (0.072%) Broadband
15 2 (0.072%) Extranet
15 2 (0.072%) PPP
15 2 (0.072%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,018 (72.15%) SQL Server
2 919 (32.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 845 (30.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 512 (18.31%) Data Warehouse
5 504 (18.02%) Power BI
6 462 (16.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 227 (8.12%) Relational Database
8 199 (7.11%) SQL Server 2016
9 158 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 132 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
11 102 (3.65%) Azure SQL Database
11 102 (3.65%) SQL Server 2014
12 92 (3.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 92 (3.29%) NoSQL
13 90 (3.22%) MySQL
14 89 (3.18%) Data Lake
15 83 (2.97%) Big Data
16 77 (2.75%) OLAP
17 67 (2.40%) MongoDB
18 64 (2.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 355 (12.69%) Git (software)
2 308 (11.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 283 (10.12%) Visual Studio
4 112 (4.00%) JIRA
5 106 (3.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 80 (2.86%) NUnit
7 74 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 60 (2.15%) TeamCity
9 57 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
10 51 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
11 49 (1.75%) Jenkins
12 45 (1.61%) Selenium
13 40 (1.43%) Jasmine
13 40 (1.43%) SpecFlow
14 36 (1.29%) Subversion
15 35 (1.25%) SoapUI
16 22 (0.79%) Bitbucket
16 22 (0.79%) webpack
17 21 (0.75%) Visual Studio Code
18 20 (0.72%) Maven
General
1 636 (22.74%) Finance
2 124 (4.43%) Retail
3 121 (4.33%) Banking
4 85 (3.04%) Marketing
5 73 (2.61%) Legal
6 63 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 62 (2.22%) Law
8 45 (1.61%) Back Office
9 34 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 33 (1.18%) Publishing
11 31 (1.11%) Public Sector
12 19 (0.68%) Games
13 17 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.50%) Advertising
14 14 (0.50%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.43%) Billing
16 10 (0.36%) Investment Banking
17 8 (0.29%) Automotive
17 8 (0.29%) Front Office
18 6 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,727 (61.74%) Developer
2 566 (20.24%) .NET Developer
3 466 (16.66%) SQL Developer
4 454 (16.23%) C# Developer
5 308 (11.01%) Analyst
6 295 (10.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 288 (10.30%) Senior Developer
8 268 (9.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 236 (8.44%) DBA
10 225 (8.04%) Software Developer
11 191 (6.83%) SQL DBA
12 156 (5.58%) Software Engineer
13 120 (4.29%) Administrator
14 111 (3.97%) Applications Support
15 108 (3.86%) SQL Server Developer
16 107 (3.83%) T-SQL Developer
17 97 (3.47%) Junior
18 94 (3.36%) Senior SQL Developer
19 93 (3.32%) .NET Software Developer
20 92 (3.29%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,326 (47.41%) .NET
2 741 (26.49%) ASP.NET
3 616 (22.02%) HTML
4 567 (20.27%) CSS
5 514 (18.38%) .NET Framework
6 414 (14.80%) AngularJS
7 379 (13.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 342 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 297 (10.62%) Web Services
10 278 (9.94%) XML
11 277 (9.90%) jQuery
12 259 (9.26%) Entity Framework
13 227 (8.12%) .NET Core
14 196 (7.01%) HTML5
15 184 (6.58%) REST
16 178 (6.36%) WCF
17 163 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 155 (5.54%) SOAP
18 155 (5.54%) WPF
19 135 (4.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 326 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
3 95 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
4 65 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
5 63 (2.25%) User Experience
6 58 (2.07%) Replication
7 56 (2.00%) Clustering
8 51 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 34 (1.22%) Mobile App
10 33 (1.18%) Hedge funds
11 30 (1.07%) Reinsurance
12 28 (1.00%) Data Structures
13 22 (0.79%) Data Centre
14 17 (0.61%) Driving Licence
14 17 (0.61%) NHS
14 17 (0.61%) N-Tier
15 11 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
16 10 (0.36%) e-Learning
16 10 (0.36%) SCORM
17 9 (0.32%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 411 (14.69%) Windows
2 106 (3.79%) Windows Server
3 93 (3.32%) Linux
4 42 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (1.39%) Android
6 29 (1.04%) Unix
7 26 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 23 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.50%) CentOS
10 12 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.18%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.072%) AIX
15 2 (0.072%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.072%) HPUX
15 2 (0.072%) Solaris
15 2 (0.072%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.036%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 971 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
2 803 (28.71%) Business Intelligence
3 706 (25.24%) MVC
4 559 (19.99%) ETL
5 388 (13.87%) Scrum
6 380 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
7 318 (11.37%) DevOps
8 242 (8.65%) Data Modelling
9 237 (8.47%) Software Engineering
10 232 (8.29%) TDD
11 207 (7.40%) Migration
11 207 (7.40%) SDLC
12 194 (6.94%) Analytics
12 194 (6.94%) OO
13 190 (6.79%) Performance Tuning
14 183 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
15 170 (6.08%) Unit Testing
16 168 (6.01%) Web Development
17 158 (5.65%) Mentoring
18 153 (5.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2,639 (94.35%) SQL
2 1,464 (52.34%) C#
3 832 (29.75%) JavaScript
4 213 (7.62%) PowerShell
5 208 (7.44%) VB.NET
6 196 (7.01%) Java
7 181 (6.47%) PL/SQL
8 144 (5.15%) Python
9 112 (4.00%) TypeScript
10 111 (3.97%) VBA
11 107 (3.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 107 (3.83%) VB
12 59 (2.11%) VBScript
13 52 (1.86%) Bash Shell
14 51 (1.82%) R
15 49 (1.75%) PHP
16 47 (1.68%) C++
17 26 (0.93%) C
18 19 (0.68%) PHP 5
19 18 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 274 (9.80%) Degree
2 108 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 33 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 19 (0.68%) ISEB
5 19 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.64%) MCSA
7 14 (0.50%) MCSE
8 13 (0.46%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.32%) MCTS
11 8 (0.29%) Master's Degree
11 8 (0.29%) MCITP
11 8 (0.29%) MCP
12 7 (0.25%) MCSD
13 6 (0.21%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.21%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.14%) AWS Certification
14 4 (0.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (4.68%) QA
2 77 (2.75%) Data Quality
3 41 (1.47%) GDPR
4 31 (1.11%) SLA
5 10 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.29%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.21%) PMO
8 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.072%) HL7
9 2 (0.072%) IFRS
9 2 (0.072%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.036%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 77 (2.75%) Docker
2 56 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.25%) ISA Server
6 6 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.18%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.14%) KVM
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.072%) Cronacle
10 2 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.072%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.036%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.036%) HDFS
11 1 (0.036%) NFS
11 1 (0.036%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.036%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (1.18%) Ansible
2 33 (1.18%) Puppet
3 30 (1.07%) Kubernetes
4 25 (0.89%) SCCM
5 22 (0.79%) Kibana
5 22 (0.79%) Terraform
6 20 (0.72%) Automic
7 15 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
8 14 (0.50%) SQL Sentry
9 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
10 7 (0.25%) Perfmon
11 6 (0.21%) SCOM
12 5 (0.18%) Grafana
12 5 (0.18%) Matomo
13 4 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.14%) Packer
13 4 (0.14%) Salt
14 3 (0.11%) SCOrch
14 3 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1,127 (40.29%) Microsoft
2 259 (9.26%) Oracle
3 152 (5.43%) Tableau
4 99 (3.54%) SAP
5 48 (1.72%) Google
6 46 (1.64%) RedGate
7 40 (1.43%) Xamarin
8 36 (1.29%) WorldPay
9 33 (1.18%) Atlassian
9 33 (1.18%) IBM
9 33 (1.18%) Informatica
10 32 (1.14%) VMware
11 27 (0.97%) Cognos
12 22 (0.79%) Intapp
13 20 (0.72%) Cadence
13 20 (0.72%) FactSet
14 19 (0.68%) Aderant
14 19 (0.68%) IFS
15 18 (0.64%) FIS
15 18 (0.64%) Salesforce.com