Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 78 70
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8 +2
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 5819 6249 8175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.46% 3.58% 4.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 6.74% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5202 5691 7398
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,820
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.09% +0.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 93151 92693 105907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.36% 53.12% 52.19%
Number of salaries quoted 77511 80475 91851
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 -5 2135 £55,000 +4.76% 86
South East -6 1243 £42,500 - 64
North of England -13 1113 £42,500 +6.25% 91
North West -19 563 £40,000 - 49
Yorkshire -11 497 £45,000 +12.50% 33
Midlands -28 484 £37,500 - 31
South West +35 416 £40,000 - 21
East of England -13 409 £45,000 - 25
West Midlands -22 309 £40,000 +6.67% 16
East Midlands -23 175 £37,500 -6.25% 15
North East -1 53 £37,250 -3.12% 9
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing T-SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 5507 (94.64%) SQL
2 4423 (76.01%) SQL Server
3 2820 (48.46%) C#
4 2637 (45.32%) .NET
5 2385 (40.99%) Microsoft
6 2372 (40.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2260 (38.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1999 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
9 1834 (31.52%) Business Intelligence
10 1678 (28.84%) JavaScript
11 1656 (28.46%) ASP.NET
12 1499 (25.76%) HTML
13 1466 (25.19%) MVC
14 1349 (23.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1299 (22.32%) Finance
16 1266 (21.76%) CSS
17 1212 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
18 1161 (19.95%) ETL
19 887 (15.24%) jQuery
20 872 (14.99%) Scrum
21 845 (14.52%) .NET Framework
22 843 (14.49%) Web Services
23 817 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
24 740 (12.72%) Windows
25 714 (12.27%) XML
26 712 (12.24%) AngularJS
27 695 (11.94%) WCF
28 684 (11.75%) Microsoft Azure
29 681 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
30 680 (11.69%) TDD

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
1 328 (5.64%) IIS
2 293 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 105 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
4 95 (1.63%) CMS
5 74 (1.27%) Apache
6 51 (0.88%) Umbraco
7 45 (0.77%) MS Exchange
8 42 (0.72%) JBoss
9 34 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 33 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 33 (0.57%) Tomcat
11 25 (0.43%) Confluence
11 25 (0.43%) SAS
12 23 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
13 22 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 20 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
15 18 (0.31%) Apache Spark
16 13 (0.22%) WordPress
17 12 (0.21%) Kentico
18 10 (0.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 356 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 134 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
3 39 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (0.34%) FileZilla
6 10 (0.17%) SPSS
7 4 (0.069%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.069%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.034%) Weka
9 1 (0.017%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.017%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.017%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.017%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 92 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 32 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 28 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 20 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
6 19 (0.33%) Visualfiles
7 16 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 15 (0.26%) MetaTrader
9 12 (0.21%) Scribe Insight
10 10 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
11 9 (0.15%) Concordance
11 9 (0.15%) Relativity
11 9 (0.15%) Ringtail
12 7 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
13 6 (0.10%) SAP Business One
14 5 (0.086%) FastStats
14 5 (0.086%) SAP Business ByDesign
15 4 (0.069%) Dynamics GP
15 4 (0.069%) Markit EDM
15 4 (0.069%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 684 (11.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 269 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 113 (1.94%) SaaS
4 72 (1.24%) GitHub
5 54 (0.93%) Office 365
6 43 (0.74%) npm
7 27 (0.46%) IaaS
8 22 (0.38%) PaaS
9 21 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
10 19 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
10 19 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
11 17 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
12 15 (0.26%) Sage Pay
13 11 (0.19%) OpenShift
14 10 (0.17%) Google Analytics
15 8 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
15 8 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
16 6 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 6 (0.10%) Serverless
16 6 (0.10%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 122 (2.10%) Internet
2 89 (1.53%) Firewall
3 45 (0.77%) FTP
4 41 (0.70%) DNS
4 41 (0.70%) SMS
5 23 (0.40%) WAN
6 22 (0.38%) Broadband
6 22 (0.38%) SMTP
7 21 (0.36%) LAN
8 20 (0.34%) SSL
9 18 (0.31%) Intranet
10 17 (0.29%) HTTP
10 17 (0.29%) TCP/IP
11 15 (0.26%) SAN
12 10 (0.17%) DHCP
12 10 (0.17%) RFID
13 9 (0.15%) ATM
13 9 (0.15%) VoIP
13 9 (0.15%) Wireless
14 8 (0.14%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4423 (76.01%) SQL Server
2 2372 (40.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2260 (38.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1349 (23.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1212 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
6 681 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 591 (10.16%) Power BI
8 563 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
9 520 (8.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 484 (8.32%) SQL Server 2016
11 428 (7.36%) Relational Database
12 291 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 231 (3.97%) MySQL
14 228 (3.92%) QlikView
15 222 (3.82%) NoSQL
16 205 (3.52%) OLAP
17 187 (3.21%) Crystal Reports
18 176 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
19 164 (2.82%) RDBMS
20 157 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 679 (11.67%) Visual Studio
2 613 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 342 (5.88%) NUnit
4 327 (5.62%) Git (software)
5 286 (4.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 274 (4.71%) Subversion
7 189 (3.25%) JIRA
8 134 (2.30%) Selenium
9 114 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
10 100 (1.72%) MSTest
11 74 (1.27%) Jenkins
12 63 (1.08%) RStudio
13 59 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
14 51 (0.88%) TeamCity
15 48 (0.82%) Eclipse
16 45 (0.77%) Bitbucket
16 45 (0.77%) Moq
17 43 (0.74%) SpecFlow
18 39 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 35 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 1299 (22.32%) Finance
2 306 (5.26%) Retail
3 252 (4.33%) Banking
4 222 (3.82%) Advertising
5 205 (3.52%) Marketing
6 124 (2.13%) Legal
7 111 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 91 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 80 (1.37%) Games
10 75 (1.29%) Back Office
11 67 (1.15%) Electronics
12 60 (1.03%) Law
13 56 (0.96%) Financial Institution
14 53 (0.91%) Publishing
15 44 (0.76%) Investment Banking
16 43 (0.74%) Front Office
17 42 (0.72%) Automotive
18 16 (0.27%) Retail Banking
19 15 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
20 9 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3789 (65.11%) Developer
2 1348 (23.17%) SQL Developer
3 1278 (21.96%) C# Developer
4 1277 (21.95%) .NET Developer
5 875 (15.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 826 (14.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 630 (10.83%) DBA
8 592 (10.17%) Analyst
9 546 (9.38%) SQL DBA
10 530 (9.11%) Senior Developer
11 463 (7.96%) ASP.NET Developer
12 411 (7.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 407 (6.99%) SQL Server Developer
14 395 (6.79%) SQL BI Developer
15 373 (6.41%) Software Developer
16 365 (6.27%) T-SQL Developer
17 363 (6.24%) SSIS Developer
18 298 (5.12%) Web Developer
19 297 (5.10%) SSRS Developer
20 286 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2637 (45.32%) .NET
2 1656 (28.46%) ASP.NET
3 1499 (25.76%) HTML
4 1266 (21.76%) CSS
5 887 (15.24%) jQuery
6 845 (14.52%) .NET Framework
7 843 (14.49%) Web Services
8 817 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 714 (12.27%) XML
10 712 (12.24%) AngularJS
11 695 (11.94%) WCF
12 567 (9.74%) ASP.NET Web API
13 464 (7.97%) HTML5
14 434 (7.46%) WPF
15 429 (7.37%) Entity Framework
16 422 (7.25%) Ajax
17 376 (6.46%) SOAP
18 362 (6.22%) RESTful
19 327 (5.62%) REST
20 285 (4.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 518 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 270 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
3 248 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 219 (3.76%) Replication
5 192 (3.30%) Clustering
6 162 (2.78%) Fintech
7 125 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 123 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 123 (2.11%) User Experience
9 69 (1.19%) Mobile App
10 62 (1.07%) Data Structures
10 62 (1.07%) N-Tier
11 59 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 57 (0.98%) Hedge funds
13 40 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 38 (0.65%) Algorithms
14 38 (0.65%) Equities
15 37 (0.64%) NHS
16 36 (0.62%) W3C
17 30 (0.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 740 (12.72%) Windows
2 250 (4.30%) Windows Server
3 142 (2.44%) Linux
4 121 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 92 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (1.34%) Unix
7 73 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 66 (1.13%) Windows 10
9 39 (0.67%) Android
10 32 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 17 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.21%) CentOS
13 9 (0.15%) VMS
14 8 (0.14%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.086%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.069%) Amazon Linux
18 4 (0.069%) HPUX
19 3 (0.052%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1999 (34.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1834 (31.52%) Business Intelligence
3 1466 (25.19%) MVC
4 1161 (19.95%) ETL
5 872 (14.99%) Scrum
6 680 (11.69%) TDD
7 555 (9.54%) Performance Tuning
8 536 (9.21%) OO
9 501 (8.61%) Web Development
10 479 (8.23%) Data Modelling
11 448 (7.70%) Software Engineering
12 443 (7.61%) SDLC
13 412 (7.08%) Unit Testing
14 390 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
15 356 (6.12%) Analytics
16 299 (5.14%) Test Automation
17 282 (4.85%) Visualisation
18 276 (4.74%) Migration
19 272 (4.67%) E-Commerce
20 253 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5507 (94.64%) SQL
2 2820 (48.46%) C#
3 1678 (28.84%) JavaScript
4 385 (6.62%) PowerShell
5 350 (6.01%) VB.NET
6 319 (5.48%) Java
7 301 (5.17%) VB
8 258 (4.43%) PL/SQL
9 210 (3.61%) Python
10 189 (3.25%) VBA
11 157 (2.70%) C++
12 134 (2.30%) PHP
13 119 (2.05%) R
14 87 (1.50%) C
15 86 (1.48%) VBScript
16 77 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 75 (1.29%) VB6
18 73 (1.25%) TypeScript
19 59 (1.01%) XPath
20 43 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 652 (11.20%) Degree
2 180 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 108 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 61 (1.05%) MCSA
5 54 (0.93%) MCSE
6 49 (0.84%) ISEB
7 27 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 27 (0.46%) Security Cleared
8 21 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (0.33%) SC Cleared
10 18 (0.31%) Master's Degree
11 17 (0.29%) MCTS
12 12 (0.21%) HND
12 12 (0.21%) MCP
12 12 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
13 11 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 11 (0.19%) MCDBA
14 8 (0.14%) PhD
15 6 (0.10%) CCNA
15 6 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (3.82%) QA
2 145 (2.49%) Data Quality
3 86 (1.48%) SLA
4 37 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 25 (0.43%) SEPA
6 18 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.22%) PMO
8 11 (0.19%) RosettaNet
9 5 (0.086%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.069%) GDPR
11 3 (0.052%) ISO 13485
12 2 (0.034%) WCAG
13 1 (0.017%) Basel II
13 1 (0.017%) Basel III
13 1 (0.017%) DICOM
13 1 (0.017%) HL7
13 1 (0.017%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.017%) TickIT
13 1 (0.017%) UCITS
System Software
1 160 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 52 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.52%) Docker
4 27 (0.46%) HDFS
5 19 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.31%) Hyper-V
7 13 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
8 12 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (0.17%) Terminal Services
9 10 (0.17%) vSphere
10 9 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
11 8 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.10%) Firmware
14 5 (0.086%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.069%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.069%) XenApp
16 2 (0.034%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 2 (0.034%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 2 (0.034%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (0.82%) SCCM
2 40 (0.69%) Opsview
3 33 (0.57%) Perfmon
4 30 (0.52%) Ansible
5 27 (0.46%) SCOM
6 26 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 22 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
7 22 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 17 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (0.27%) Nagios
10 12 (0.21%) Control-M
11 10 (0.17%) WSUS
12 8 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
12 8 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
13 7 (0.12%) Puppet
14 6 (0.10%) ZENworks
15 5 (0.086%) Kibana
15 5 (0.086%) SCOrch
15 5 (0.086%) WMI
Vendors
1 2385 (40.99%) Microsoft
2 420 (7.22%) Oracle
3 314 (5.40%) Tableau
4 151 (2.59%) Cognos
5 145 (2.49%) SAP
6 88 (1.51%) Sybase
7 76 (1.31%) VMware
8 67 (1.15%) Xamarin
9 64 (1.10%) RedGate
10 57 (0.98%) Splunk
11 55 (0.95%) IBM
12 45 (0.77%) Google
13 42 (0.72%) Facebook
14 34 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
15 32 (0.55%) iManage
16 30 (0.52%) Atlassian
16 30 (0.52%) Infor
17 27 (0.46%) Alteryx
17 27 (0.46%) DevExpress
18 26 (0.45%) Talend