Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 143 114
Rank change year-on-year -19 -29 -21
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 1,573 2,535 4,018
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.13% 2.41% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 4.43% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,409 2,171 3,540
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 41,086 57,163 75,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.56% 54.44% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 33,736 48,072 63,097
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £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 £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 13 April 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 13 April 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 -15 526 £65,000 +8.33% 63
North of England +6 358 £45,000 +3.45% 68
South East -34 273 £45,000 - 46
Midlands -11 212 £47,500 +11.76% 48
Yorkshire +14 163 £42,500 -2.30% 33
North West -2 159 £45,000 +3.45% 29
West Midlands -17 125 £52,500 +23.53% 29
South West -20 109 £40,000 -5.88% 19
East Midlands -3 86 £40,000 -3.61% 19
East of England -14 59 £50,000 +23.83% 24
North East +16 36 £55,000 +29.41% 6
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 1,506 (95.74%) SQL
2 1,070 (68.02%) SQL Server
3 810 (51.49%) C#
4 750 (47.68%) .NET
5 730 (46.41%) Azure
6 631 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
7 495 (31.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 493 (31.34%) Business Intelligence
9 490 (31.15%) Microsoft
10 483 (30.71%) JavaScript
11 412 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 400 (25.43%) CSS
13 381 (24.22%) Finance
14 372 (23.65%) MVC
14 372 (23.65%) Power Platform
15 369 (23.46%) Power BI
16 332 (21.11%) DevOps
17 313 (19.90%) .NET Core
18 295 (18.75%) HTML
19 293 (18.63%) Data Warehouse
20 281 (17.86%) ASP.NET
21 279 (17.74%) ETL
22 276 (17.55%) ASP.NET Web API
23 254 (16.15%) jQuery
24 249 (15.83%) React
25 248 (15.77%) .NET Framework
26 236 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 229 (14.56%) Web Services
28 223 (14.18%) AngularJS
29 219 (13.92%) 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
1 137 (8.71%) SharePoint
2 77 (4.90%) IIS
3 21 (1.34%) Apache Spark
3 21 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (1.34%) Confluence
4 18 (1.14%) Apache
5 13 (0.83%) NServiceBus
6 10 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (0.64%) WordPress
7 8 (0.51%) Apache Solr
8 6 (0.38%) Apache Synapse
8 6 (0.38%) CMS
9 5 (0.32%) Sitefinity
9 5 (0.32%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.25%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.19%) Mule
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (0.19%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 115 (7.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.25%) Gliffy
5 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 101 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.38%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.25%) Bond Adapt
6 3 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.064%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.064%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.064%) iTrent
7 1 (0.064%) MultiFonds
7 1 (0.064%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 730 (46.41%) Azure
2 372 (23.65%) Power Platform
3 205 (13.03%) AWS
4 100 (6.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 93 (5.91%) PaaS
6 90 (5.72%) Azure Data Factory
7 85 (5.40%) SaaS
8 61 (3.88%) Serverless
9 48 (3.05%) Azure Functions
10 44 (2.80%) GCP
11 40 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
12 29 (1.84%) Microsoft 365
13 25 (1.59%) IaaS
13 25 (1.59%) PowerApps
14 17 (1.08%) Azure Stack
14 17 (1.08%) Power Automate
15 16 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
16 15 (0.95%) npm
17 11 (0.70%) GitHub
18 10 (0.64%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.51%) DNS
1 8 (0.51%) Firewall
1 8 (0.51%) TCP/IP
2 7 (0.45%) FTP
3 6 (0.38%) Internet
4 5 (0.32%) SSL
5 4 (0.25%) Broadband
5 4 (0.25%) DHCP
5 4 (0.25%) HTTP
5 4 (0.25%) VLAN
6 3 (0.19%) Intranet
6 3 (0.19%) Skype
7 1 (0.064%) LAN
7 1 (0.064%) SAN
7 1 (0.064%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.064%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,070 (68.02%) SQL Server
2 495 (31.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 412 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 369 (23.46%) Power BI
5 293 (18.63%) Data Warehouse
6 236 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 133 (8.46%) Relational Database
8 98 (6.23%) SQL Server 2016
9 97 (6.17%) Azure SQL Database
10 81 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 71 (4.51%) Tableau
12 66 (4.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 55 (3.50%) Data Lake
14 53 (3.37%) MySQL
15 52 (3.31%) NoSQL
16 44 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
17 36 (2.29%) Big Data
17 36 (2.29%) SQL Server 2014
18 35 (2.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 35 (2.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 199 (12.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 161 (10.24%) Git (software)
3 159 (10.11%) Visual Studio
4 111 (7.06%) Visual Studio Team System
5 39 (2.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 36 (2.29%) JIRA
7 31 (1.97%) Jenkins
8 28 (1.78%) MSI
9 26 (1.65%) Bitbucket
9 26 (1.65%) NUnit
9 26 (1.65%) TeamCity
10 25 (1.59%) WiX
11 24 (1.53%) Selenium
12 21 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
13 15 (0.95%) gulp
13 15 (0.95%) Moq
14 12 (0.76%) Subversion
15 11 (0.70%) SpecFlow
16 9 (0.57%) Grunt
16 9 (0.57%) webpack
General
1 381 (24.22%) Finance
2 45 (2.86%) Back Office
3 44 (2.80%) Law
4 42 (2.67%) Public Sector
5 41 (2.61%) Marketing
6 35 (2.23%) Banking
7 31 (1.97%) Retail
8 29 (1.84%) Legal
9 22 (1.40%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.14%) Advertising
12 15 (0.95%) Electronics
13 12 (0.76%) Housing Association
14 7 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.45%) Games
14 7 (0.45%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.38%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.25%) French Language
16 4 (0.25%) Front Office
16 4 (0.25%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 1,015 (64.53%) Developer
2 332 (21.11%) C# Developer
3 300 (19.07%) .NET Developer
4 285 (18.12%) SQL Developer
5 270 (17.16%) Senior Developer
6 208 (13.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 191 (12.14%) Analyst
8 166 (10.55%) Software Developer
9 154 (9.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 135 (8.58%) Azure Developer
11 126 (8.01%) DBA
12 113 (7.18%) Senior C# Developer
13 107 (6.80%) Full Stack Developer
14 106 (6.74%) SQL DBA
15 102 (6.48%) Senior .NET Developer
16 83 (5.28%) Applications Support
17 81 (5.15%) Senior SQL Developer
18 71 (4.51%) C# Software Developer
19 69 (4.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
20 68 (4.32%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 750 (47.68%) .NET
2 400 (25.43%) CSS
3 313 (19.90%) .NET Core
4 295 (18.75%) HTML
5 281 (17.86%) ASP.NET
6 276 (17.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 254 (16.15%) jQuery
8 249 (15.83%) React
9 248 (15.77%) .NET Framework
10 229 (14.56%) Web Services
11 223 (14.18%) AngularJS
12 216 (13.73%) Entity Framework
13 186 (11.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 150 (9.54%) REST
15 122 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 89 (5.66%) Vue.js
17 88 (5.59%) XML
18 77 (4.90%) JSON
19 68 (4.32%) HTML5
20 63 (4.01%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 174 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (6.48%) N-Tier
3 68 (4.32%) Reinsurance
4 66 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
5 57 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
6 54 (3.43%) User Experience
7 47 (2.99%) Clustering
8 34 (2.16%) Mobile App
9 31 (1.97%) Data Structures
10 28 (1.78%) NHS
11 27 (1.72%) Client/Server
11 27 (1.72%) Replication
12 25 (1.59%) Web 2.0
13 24 (1.53%) Virtual Team
14 18 (1.14%) Management Information System
15 16 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (0.89%) Hedge funds
16 14 (0.89%) Reference Data
17 13 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
17 13 (0.83%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 171 (10.87%) Windows
2 72 (4.58%) Linux
3 63 (4.01%) Windows Server
4 25 (1.59%) Windows Server 2016
5 20 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (1.14%) Unix
7 17 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (0.76%) Android
8 12 (0.76%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.57%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.45%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.19%) Solaris
13 2 (0.13%) AIX
13 2 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 631 (40.11%) Agile Software Development
2 493 (31.34%) Business Intelligence
3 372 (23.65%) MVC
4 332 (21.11%) DevOps
5 279 (17.74%) ETL
6 207 (13.16%) Microservices
7 200 (12.71%) Problem-Solving
8 199 (12.65%) Analytics
8 199 (12.65%) Test Automation
9 179 (11.38%) Scrum
10 172 (10.93%) Migration
11 160 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
12 157 (9.98%) OO
13 151 (9.60%) SOA
14 142 (9.03%) Data Modelling
15 138 (8.77%) Software Engineering
16 135 (8.58%) Visualisation
17 130 (8.26%) SOLID
18 128 (8.14%) Mentoring
19 125 (7.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1,506 (95.74%) SQL
2 810 (51.49%) C#
3 483 (30.71%) JavaScript
4 219 (13.92%) PowerShell
5 156 (9.92%) Python
6 82 (5.21%) VB.NET
7 78 (4.96%) PL/SQL
8 74 (4.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 74 (4.70%) TypeScript
9 54 (3.43%) Java
10 35 (2.23%) R
11 31 (1.97%) VB
12 27 (1.72%) VBA
13 21 (1.34%) C
14 16 (1.02%) Scala
15 13 (0.83%) C++
16 11 (0.70%) Perl
17 10 (0.64%) Shell Script
18 8 (0.51%) PHP
18 8 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 185 (11.76%) Degree
2 42 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 15 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.64%) AWS Certification
7 9 (0.57%) ISEB
7 9 (0.57%) MCSE
8 8 (0.51%) DBS Check
8 8 (0.51%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.45%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.45%) MCSA
10 6 (0.38%) MCP
11 5 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.25%) MCITP
12 4 (0.25%) MCTS
13 3 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.19%) MBCS
14 2 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.47%) QA
2 84 (5.34%) Data Quality
3 31 (1.97%) GDPR
4 22 (1.40%) SLA
5 9 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.064%) HL7
7 1 (0.064%) PMO
System Software
1 89 (5.66%) Docker
2 40 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 18 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.19%) vSphere
7 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.064%) HDFS
8 1 (0.064%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 101 (6.42%) Terraform
2 69 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (4.01%) Kubernetes
4 10 (0.64%) MIIS
5 9 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (0.51%) Ansible
7 6 (0.38%) Grafana
8 4 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.19%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.19%) SCCM
10 2 (0.13%) Kibana
10 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.064%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.064%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.064%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.064%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 490 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 88 (5.59%) Oracle
3 87 (5.53%) Nintex
4 46 (2.92%) Databricks
5 44 (2.80%) Google
6 29 (1.84%) Atlassian
6 29 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (1.78%) SAP
8 26 (1.65%) Xamarin
9 25 (1.59%) Sybase
10 23 (1.46%) VMware
11 22 (1.40%) IBM
11 22 (1.40%) Telerik
12 16 (1.02%) UiPath
13 15 (0.95%) QAD
13 15 (0.95%) Talend
14 14 (0.89%) Cognos
15 13 (0.83%) Informatica
16 11 (0.70%) Kofax
17 10 (0.64%) Teradata