Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 91 78
Rank change year-on-year -25 -13 -3
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 3,831 5,515 5,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.87% 3.43% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.28% 6.09% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,321 4,805 5,266
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 72,555 90,507 87,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 54.38% 56.30% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59,802 75,954 75,116
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.15%

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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 +4 1,584 £57,500 +4.55% 63
North of England -17 766 £42,500 - 64
South East -51 643 £45,000 - 37
North West -5 430 £42,500 - 39
Midlands -17 403 £40,000 - 40
Yorkshire -28 285 £42,500 -5.56% 22
East of England -7 279 £45,000 -5.26% 23
West Midlands -22 246 £40,000 - 23
East Midlands -8 157 £40,000 -5.88% 17
South West -62 152 £45,000 +12.50% 15
North East -9 52 £37,000 -13.45% 3
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 3,672 (95.85%) SQL
2 2,771 (72.33%) SQL Server
3 1,875 (48.94%) C#
4 1,760 (45.94%) .NET
5 1,581 (41.27%) Microsoft
6 1,521 (39.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1,384 (36.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1,341 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 1,288 (33.62%) Business Intelligence
10 1,042 (27.20%) JavaScript
11 1,006 (26.26%) ASP.NET
12 996 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 937 (24.46%) Finance
14 930 (24.28%) Data Warehouse
15 850 (22.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 821 (21.43%) MVC
17 790 (20.62%) HTML
18 779 (20.33%) ETL
19 727 (18.98%) CSS
20 632 (16.50%) Power Platform
21 615 (16.05%) Power BI
22 546 (14.25%) Scrum
23 533 (13.91%) .NET Framework
24 532 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
25 506 (13.21%) Windows
26 502 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
27 487 (12.71%) Web Services
28 476 (12.42%) AngularJS
29 474 (12.37%) Degree
30 462 (12.06%) 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
1 267 (6.97%) SharePoint
2 168 (4.39%) IIS
3 78 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
4 65 (1.70%) Apache
5 58 (1.51%) Tomcat
6 50 (1.31%) Confluence
7 44 (1.15%) Apache Spark
7 44 (1.15%) CMS
8 41 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
9 38 (0.99%) SAS
10 24 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 21 (0.55%) Umbraco
12 17 (0.44%) Apache Pig
12 17 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 16 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (0.39%) NServiceBus
15 12 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
16 11 (0.29%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.29%) JBoss
17 8 (0.21%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 271 (7.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 81 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.21%) Weka
6 4 (0.10%) HipChat
7 3 (0.078%) EngageOne
7 3 (0.078%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.078%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.078%) Moqups
7 3 (0.078%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.052%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.052%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.052%) PrintSoft PReS
8 2 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 143 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 46 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
5 12 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
7 6 (0.16%) Infor SunSystems
8 5 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (0.10%) Sage 1000
9 4 (0.10%) Sage 500
10 3 (0.078%) Exstream
10 3 (0.078%) Northgate Housing
10 3 (0.078%) Payment Gateway
11 2 (0.052%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.052%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.052%) Sage 50
11 2 (0.052%) SAP BPC
11 2 (0.052%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.052%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 996 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 632 (16.50%) Power Platform
3 326 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
4 94 (2.45%) SaaS
5 66 (1.72%) PaaS
6 63 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
7 43 (1.12%) Office 365
8 38 (0.99%) Serverless
9 37 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
10 27 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
10 27 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
10 27 (0.70%) Data Lake Analytics
11 24 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
12 18 (0.47%) PowerApps
13 13 (0.34%) GitHub
14 12 (0.31%) npm
15 11 (0.29%) IaaS
16 10 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
16 10 (0.26%) Azure Functions
17 9 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 63 (1.64%) Internet
2 39 (1.02%) Firewall
3 31 (0.81%) Intranet
4 20 (0.52%) DNS
5 19 (0.50%) SSL
6 17 (0.44%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.34%) WAN
8 11 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (0.29%) FTP
8 11 (0.29%) LAN
9 10 (0.26%) Extranet
9 10 (0.26%) HTTP
10 9 (0.23%) CTI
11 8 (0.21%) Network Security
12 7 (0.18%) SAN
13 6 (0.16%) GPRS
14 5 (0.13%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (0.10%) AMQP
16 3 (0.078%) SMS
16 3 (0.078%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,771 (72.33%) SQL Server
2 1,521 (39.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1,384 (36.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 930 (24.28%) Data Warehouse
5 850 (22.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 615 (16.05%) Power BI
7 417 (10.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 370 (9.66%) Relational Database
9 339 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 324 (8.46%) SQL Server 2016
11 172 (4.49%) SQL Server 2014
12 143 (3.73%) OLAP
13 136 (3.55%) QlikView
14 134 (3.50%) BusinessObjects
14 134 (3.50%) NoSQL
15 121 (3.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 120 (3.13%) MongoDB
17 118 (3.08%) Azure SQL Database
18 113 (2.95%) Big Data
19 112 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 452 (11.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 429 (11.20%) Visual Studio
3 391 (10.21%) Git (software)
4 152 (3.97%) JIRA
5 130 (3.39%) TeamCity
6 91 (2.38%) Selenium
7 90 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 89 (2.32%) NUnit
9 88 (2.30%) Jenkins
10 83 (2.17%) Subversion
11 76 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
12 67 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
13 47 (1.23%) MSTest
14 34 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
14 34 (0.89%) SoapUI
15 33 (0.86%) ReSharper
15 33 (0.86%) Visual Studio Code
16 26 (0.68%) WebDriver
17 25 (0.65%) Cucumber
17 25 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 937 (24.46%) Finance
2 218 (5.69%) Marketing
3 177 (4.62%) Retail
4 155 (4.05%) Banking
5 136 (3.55%) Manufacturing
6 63 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 58 (1.51%) Legal
8 48 (1.25%) Electronics
9 45 (1.17%) Advertising
10 40 (1.04%) Back Office
10 40 (1.04%) Law
11 29 (0.76%) Local Government
12 27 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 27 (0.70%) Investment Banking
13 20 (0.52%) Automotive
14 19 (0.50%) Publishing
15 16 (0.42%) Games
16 15 (0.39%) Front Office
17 7 (0.18%) German Language
18 6 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2,361 (61.63%) Developer
2 764 (19.94%) SQL Developer
3 735 (19.19%) .NET Developer
4 677 (17.67%) C# Developer
5 571 (14.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 451 (11.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 426 (11.12%) DBA
8 421 (10.99%) Analyst
9 396 (10.34%) Senior Developer
10 370 (9.66%) SQL DBA
11 326 (8.51%) Software Developer
12 215 (5.61%) SQL BI Developer
13 187 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
14 173 (4.52%) C# Software Developer
15 171 (4.46%) Administrator
16 156 (4.07%) ASP.NET Developer
17 154 (4.02%) .NET Software Developer
18 151 (3.94%) Lead Developer
19 148 (3.86%) SSIS Developer
20 146 (3.81%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,760 (45.94%) .NET
2 1,006 (26.26%) ASP.NET
3 790 (20.62%) HTML
4 727 (18.98%) CSS
5 533 (13.91%) .NET Framework
6 532 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 487 (12.71%) Web Services
8 476 (12.42%) AngularJS
9 419 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 411 (10.73%) XML
11 391 (10.21%) jQuery
12 332 (8.67%) .NET Core
13 305 (7.96%) Entity Framework
14 262 (6.84%) WCF
15 254 (6.63%) HTML5
16 228 (5.95%) SOAP
17 222 (5.79%) React
18 203 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 196 (5.12%) WPF
20 189 (4.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 462 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
2 194 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
3 158 (4.12%) Replication
4 130 (3.39%) Clustering
5 129 (3.37%) Fintech
6 107 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
7 79 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 65 (1.70%) N-Tier
9 59 (1.54%) Data Structures
10 51 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 48 (1.25%) Data Centre
12 37 (0.97%) Mobile App
13 35 (0.91%) Driving Licence
14 33 (0.86%) User Experience
15 24 (0.63%) Blog
16 23 (0.60%) Reference Data
17 20 (0.52%) Client/Server
17 20 (0.52%) PKI
18 19 (0.50%) Reinsurance
19 18 (0.47%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 506 (13.21%) Windows
2 211 (5.51%) Windows Server
3 117 (3.05%) Linux
4 88 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (1.20%) Unix
7 17 (0.44%) Android
8 15 (0.39%) Windows 7
9 13 (0.34%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.31%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.29%) Apple iOS
12 9 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.16%) CentOS
13 6 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.13%) Solaris
15 2 (0.052%) AIX
15 2 (0.052%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.052%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.026%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.026%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,341 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1,288 (33.62%) Business Intelligence
3 821 (21.43%) MVC
4 779 (20.33%) ETL
5 546 (14.25%) Scrum
6 502 (13.10%) Problem-Solving
7 351 (9.16%) TDD
8 328 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
9 318 (8.30%) Performance Tuning
10 316 (8.25%) DevOps
11 307 (8.01%) Analytics
12 276 (7.20%) Software Engineering
13 272 (7.10%) Test Automation
14 264 (6.89%) Migration
14 264 (6.89%) Visualisation
15 260 (6.79%) Data Modelling
16 258 (6.73%) Unit Testing
17 257 (6.71%) CRM
18 247 (6.45%) OO
19 223 (5.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3,672 (95.85%) SQL
2 1,875 (48.94%) C#
3 1,042 (27.20%) JavaScript
4 341 (8.90%) PowerShell
5 247 (6.45%) Java
6 226 (5.90%) VB.NET
7 222 (5.79%) PL/SQL
8 161 (4.20%) Python
9 159 (4.15%) VBA
10 128 (3.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 104 (2.71%) VB
12 102 (2.66%) C++
13 96 (2.51%) R
14 88 (2.30%) TypeScript
15 76 (1.98%) PHP
16 66 (1.72%) VBScript
17 34 (0.89%) C
18 23 (0.60%) Shell Script
19 22 (0.57%) Bash Shell
20 18 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 474 (12.37%) Degree
2 87 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 85 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 67 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 54 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 34 (0.89%) ISEB
7 31 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 30 (0.78%) MCSA
9 19 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (0.39%) HND
11 14 (0.37%) DV Cleared
11 14 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (0.37%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.31%) Master's Degree
12 12 (0.31%) MCITP
12 12 (0.31%) MCSE
13 8 (0.21%) DBS Check
14 7 (0.18%) MCDBA
15 6 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
16 5 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (3.99%) QA
2 133 (3.47%) Data Quality
3 63 (1.64%) GDPR
4 38 (0.99%) SLA
5 12 (0.31%) PMO
6 7 (0.18%) HL7
6 7 (0.18%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.16%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.16%) MiFID
8 4 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.078%) COBIT
9 3 (0.078%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.052%) ISO 15022
10 2 (0.052%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.026%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 119 (3.11%) Docker
2 92 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 53 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.50%) HDFS
6 12 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 10 (0.26%) Apache Flume
7 10 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.10%) XenApp
10 2 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.026%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.026%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
2 38 (0.99%) Kubernetes
3 34 (0.89%) Failover Clustering
4 32 (0.84%) SQL Sentry
5 27 (0.70%) SCCM
6 21 (0.55%) Ansible
6 21 (0.55%) Perfmon
6 21 (0.55%) SCOM
7 17 (0.44%) Terraform
8 15 (0.39%) Grafana
9 13 (0.34%) SCOrch
10 12 (0.31%) Tivoli
11 11 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
12 10 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
12 10 (0.26%) SCVMM
13 9 (0.23%) Data Guard
13 9 (0.23%) Puppet
14 8 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
15 7 (0.18%) Prometheus
16 6 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1,581 (41.27%) Microsoft
2 347 (9.06%) Oracle
3 276 (7.20%) Tableau
4 152 (3.97%) SAP
5 70 (1.83%) RedGate
6 62 (1.62%) Nintex
6 62 (1.62%) VMware
7 47 (1.23%) Google
7 47 (1.23%) IBM
8 39 (1.02%) Cognos
9 35 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
9 35 (0.91%) Talend
10 33 (0.86%) Cisco
10 33 (0.86%) Citrix
10 33 (0.86%) ServiceNow
11 32 (0.84%) Xamarin
12 27 (0.70%) SolarWinds
13 24 (0.63%) Veeam
14 23 (0.60%) Sage
15 22 (0.57%) Sybase