Period
to 24 October 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 24 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
24 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 192 136 123
Rank change year-on-year -56 -13 -32
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 2,112 1,060 3,473
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.91% 2.36% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.53% 3.98% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,803 966 3,058
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,110 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.22% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 59,906 26,624 67,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.29% 59.36% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40,246 23,008 56,597
10th Percentile £36,000 £34,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £44,250 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -69 694 £60,000 +4.35% 125
North of England -15 421 £45,000 -10.00% 86
South East -26 416 £50,000 +12.36% 66
Midlands -67 308 £45,000 -5.26% 71
North West -16 214 £45,000 -3.23% 47
West Midlands -51 202 £45,000 -5.26% 46
South West -2 180 £50,000 +5.26% 26
Yorkshire -26 147 £45,000 -10.00% 31
East Midlands -55 106 £45,000 - 25
East of England -75 63 £45,000 -14.29% 19
North East -14 60 £37,500 -25.00% 8
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1,960 (92.80%) SQL
2 1,320 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 997 (47.21%) C#
4 969 (45.88%) .NET
5 876 (41.48%) Azure
6 875 (41.43%) Microsoft
7 773 (36.60%) Business Intelligence
8 736 (34.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 705 (33.38%) Agile Software Development
10 610 (28.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 591 (27.98%) Power Platform
12 579 (27.41%) JavaScript
13 576 (27.27%) Power BI
14 512 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
15 508 (24.05%) ETL
16 493 (23.34%) Finance
17 396 (18.75%) ASP.NET
18 392 (18.56%) DevOps
19 382 (18.09%) MVC
20 370 (17.52%) Social Skills
21 368 (17.42%) AWS
22 346 (16.38%) Analytics
23 344 (16.29%) HTML
24 339 (16.05%) CSS
25 324 (15.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 320 (15.15%) .NET Core
27 318 (15.06%) AngularJS
28 311 (14.73%) Problem-Solving
29 292 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
30 270 (12.78%) 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
1 106 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 71 (3.36%) IIS
3 42 (1.99%) CMS
4 36 (1.70%) SAS
5 15 (0.71%) Apache
5 15 (0.71%) Apache Spark
6 13 (0.62%) Umbraco
7 8 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.33%) Kentico
8 7 (0.33%) NServiceBus
8 7 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (0.33%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
9 4 (0.19%) Confluence
10 3 (0.14%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.095%) Liferay
11 2 (0.095%) Mule
11 2 (0.095%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.095%) WordPress
Applications
1 179 (8.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 105 (4.97%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.38%) InVision
6 7 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.095%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.047%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.047%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 35 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.38%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.28%) Unica
6 5 (0.24%) FastStats
7 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.19%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.14%) Elite 3E
9 2 (0.095%) iTrent
9 2 (0.095%) Loan IQ
9 2 (0.095%) Relativity
10 1 (0.047%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
10 1 (0.047%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.047%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.047%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.047%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.047%) Sage X3
10 1 (0.047%) Shopify
10 1 (0.047%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 876 (41.48%) Azure
2 591 (27.98%) Power Platform
3 368 (17.42%) AWS
4 154 (7.29%) Azure Data Factory
5 151 (7.15%) SaaS
6 84 (3.98%) PaaS
7 80 (3.79%) Serverless
8 63 (2.98%) GitHub
9 62 (2.94%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 61 (2.89%) Microsoft 365
11 60 (2.84%) IaaS
12 49 (2.32%) Dynamics 365
13 47 (2.23%) Snowflake
14 39 (1.85%) Azure Service Bus
15 38 (1.80%) AWS Lambda
16 37 (1.75%) Azure Functions
17 35 (1.66%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 28 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
18 28 (1.33%) PowerApps
19 25 (1.18%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.23%) DNS
2 21 (0.99%) Firewall
3 14 (0.66%) Intranet
4 13 (0.62%) VPN
5 11 (0.52%) DHCP
6 10 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (0.43%) VLAN
8 8 (0.38%) Internet
9 7 (0.33%) FTP
10 6 (0.28%) Cisco Firepower
10 6 (0.28%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.28%) VoIP
11 5 (0.24%) HTTP
12 4 (0.19%) PuTTY
13 3 (0.14%) SAN
13 3 (0.14%) SSL
13 3 (0.14%) WinSCP
14 2 (0.095%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,320 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 736 (34.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 610 (28.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 576 (27.27%) Power BI
5 512 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
6 324 (15.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 162 (7.67%) Relational Database
8 157 (7.43%) Tableau
9 130 (6.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 92 (4.36%) Data Lake
11 90 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 79 (3.74%) SQL Server 2016
13 68 (3.22%) MySQL
14 57 (2.70%) NoSQL
15 53 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
16 52 (2.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 45 (2.13%) OLAP
18 41 (1.94%) RDBMS
19 40 (1.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
20 39 (1.85%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 229 (10.84%) Visual Studio
2 166 (7.86%) Git (software)
3 121 (5.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 58 (2.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 46 (2.18%) NUnit
6 43 (2.04%) JIRA
7 41 (1.94%) MSI
7 41 (1.94%) WiX
8 32 (1.52%) Jenkins
9 28 (1.33%) Visual Studio Code
10 27 (1.28%) Moq
10 27 (1.28%) TeamCity
11 25 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
12 22 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 18 (0.85%) MSTest
14 16 (0.76%) Selenium
15 11 (0.52%) Bitbucket
16 9 (0.43%) git-flow
16 9 (0.43%) gulp
16 9 (0.43%) webpack
General
1 493 (23.34%) Finance
2 370 (17.52%) Social Skills
3 198 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (5.21%) Marketing
5 88 (4.17%) Retail
6 70 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 61 (2.89%) Banking
8 56 (2.65%) Law
8 56 (2.65%) Public Sector
9 44 (2.08%) Advertising
10 33 (1.56%) Investment Banking
11 30 (1.42%) Legal
12 28 (1.33%) Telecoms
13 26 (1.23%) French Language
14 21 (0.99%) Presentation Skills
15 18 (0.85%) Electronics
15 18 (0.85%) Organisational Skills
16 12 (0.57%) Local Government
17 9 (0.43%) Automotive
17 9 (0.43%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,278 (60.51%) Developer
2 339 (16.05%) .NET Developer
3 300 (14.20%) C# Developer
4 265 (12.55%) SQL Developer
5 247 (11.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 241 (11.41%) Analyst
7 233 (11.03%) Senior Developer
8 186 (8.81%) Software Developer
9 163 (7.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 152 (7.20%) DBA
11 115 (5.45%) Data Engineer
12 104 (4.92%) SQL DBA
13 95 (4.50%) Administrator
14 92 (4.36%) Data Analyst
15 89 (4.21%) Lead Developer
16 77 (3.65%) Full Stack Developer
17 70 (3.31%) .NET Software Developer
17 70 (3.31%) Senior .NET Developer
18 65 (3.08%) Support Analyst
19 63 (2.98%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 969 (45.88%) .NET
2 396 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 344 (16.29%) HTML
4 339 (16.05%) CSS
5 320 (15.15%) .NET Core
6 318 (15.06%) AngularJS
7 292 (13.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 270 (12.78%) .NET Framework
9 230 (10.89%) Web Services
10 223 (10.56%) React
11 203 (9.61%) jQuery
12 181 (8.57%) XML
13 166 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 160 (7.58%) Entity Framework
15 122 (5.78%) REST
16 107 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 107 (5.07%) Vue.js
17 100 (4.73%) HTML5
18 84 (3.98%) Node.js
19 83 (3.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 99 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
2 87 (4.12%) User Experience
3 82 (3.88%) Legacy Systems
4 71 (3.36%) Clustering
5 70 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
6 64 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 60 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
8 46 (2.18%) Web 2.0
9 39 (1.85%) Client/Server
9 39 (1.85%) Replication
10 36 (1.70%) Mobile App
11 30 (1.42%) Virtual Team
12 21 (0.99%) Data Structures
13 20 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
13 20 (0.95%) N-Tier
14 19 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
15 18 (0.85%) NHS
16 17 (0.80%) Analytical Mindset
17 16 (0.76%) Reinsurance
17 16 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 240 (11.36%) Windows
2 71 (3.36%) Linux
3 45 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 29 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (0.71%) Android
5 15 (0.71%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (0.62%) Apple iOS
7 12 (0.57%) VMS
8 11 (0.52%) Unix
8 11 (0.52%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.047%) MVS
13 1 (0.047%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 773 (36.60%) Business Intelligence
2 705 (33.38%) Agile Software Development
3 508 (24.05%) ETL
4 392 (18.56%) DevOps
5 382 (18.09%) MVC
6 346 (16.38%) Analytics
7 311 (14.73%) Problem-Solving
8 265 (12.55%) Full Stack Development
9 239 (11.32%) Software Engineering
10 233 (11.03%) Data Modelling
11 230 (10.89%) Performance Tuning
12 224 (10.61%) Visualisation
13 173 (8.19%) Mentoring
14 160 (7.58%) Migration
15 155 (7.34%) Fintech
16 149 (7.05%) Scrum
17 146 (6.91%) TDD
18 143 (6.77%) Data Analysis
19 137 (6.49%) Data Visualisation
20 131 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,960 (92.80%) SQL
2 997 (47.21%) C#
3 579 (27.41%) JavaScript
4 270 (12.78%) PowerShell
5 208 (9.85%) Python
6 179 (8.48%) TypeScript
7 146 (6.91%) VB.NET
8 112 (5.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 91 (4.31%) Java
10 82 (3.88%) PL/SQL
11 72 (3.41%) VBA
12 59 (2.79%) R
13 37 (1.75%) C++
14 35 (1.66%) PHP
14 35 (1.66%) Shell Script
15 30 (1.42%) VB
16 22 (1.04%) Bash Shell
17 16 (0.76%) Scala
18 13 (0.62%) C
19 11 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 201 (9.52%) Degree
2 37 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.18%) HNC
6 25 (1.18%) HND
7 9 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.28%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.24%) MCSA
10 4 (0.19%) CCNA
10 4 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.19%) MCITP
11 3 (0.14%) ISEB
11 3 (0.14%) MBCS
12 2 (0.095%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.095%) MCSE
13 1 (0.047%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.047%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.047%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.11%) Data Quality
2 97 (4.59%) QA
3 59 (2.79%) Accessibility
4 50 (2.37%) GDPR
5 34 (1.61%) SLA
6 20 (0.95%) GRC
7 7 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.33%) PMO
8 4 (0.19%) WCAG
9 3 (0.14%) HL7
9 3 (0.14%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.095%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.047%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.047%) GxP
System Software
1 132 (6.25%) Docker
2 41 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.047%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.047%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 104 (4.92%) Kubernetes
2 19 (0.90%) Terraform
3 12 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.43%) ZABBIX
5 6 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (0.24%) Ansible
6 5 (0.24%) Control-M
6 5 (0.24%) SCCM
7 4 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.095%) Grafana
8 2 (0.095%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.047%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.047%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.047%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.047%) WMI
Vendors
1 875 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 79 (3.74%) Databricks
3 66 (3.13%) Oracle
4 47 (2.23%) SAP
5 46 (2.18%) Alteryx
5 46 (2.18%) VMware
6 40 (1.89%) Informatica
7 38 (1.80%) Google
8 27 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (1.09%) Xamarin
10 19 (0.90%) IBM
11 18 (0.85%) Citrix
11 18 (0.85%) RedGate
12 15 (0.71%) Cognos
12 15 (0.71%) IFS
12 15 (0.71%) TIBCO
13 13 (0.62%) Telerik
14 12 (0.57%) Apple
14 12 (0.57%) Intapp
14 12 (0.57%) MuleSoft