Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 148 116 90
Rank change year-on-year -32 -26 -9
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 1,359 3,771 5,528
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.27% 2.86% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.01% 5.31% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,284 3,529 5,025
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,625 £73,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%

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 33,858 71,054 89,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 56.52% 53.84% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28,151 58,731 74,801
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 8 August 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 8 August 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 -99 426 £60,000 - 36
North of England +6 281 £50,000 +17.65% 45
South East +12 265 £45,000 - 23
Midlands +12 211 £45,250 +13.13% 46
North West +9 172 £50,000 +17.65% 20
West Midlands +26 132 £47,500 +16.56% 28
South West +57 92 £45,000 +2.86% 16
Yorkshire +20 83 £45,000 +5.88% 21
East of England -13 80 £42,500 -5.56% 14
East Midlands +18 79 £43,000 +7.50% 17
North East -2 26 £50,000 +31.58% 4
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 1,289 (94.85%) SQL
2 992 (72.99%) SQL Server
3 708 (52.10%) C#
4 625 (45.99%) .NET
5 572 (42.09%) Microsoft
6 517 (38.04%) Azure
7 477 (35.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 449 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
9 441 (32.45%) JavaScript
10 417 (30.68%) Business Intelligence
11 408 (30.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 370 (27.23%) ASP.NET
13 335 (24.65%) Power Platform
14 333 (24.50%) MVC
14 333 (24.50%) Power BI
15 322 (23.69%) HTML
16 294 (21.63%) Finance
17 279 (20.53%) Data Warehouse
18 270 (19.87%) CSS
19 248 (18.25%) AngularJS
20 239 (17.59%) ETL
21 229 (16.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 228 (16.78%) DevOps
23 220 (16.19%) Windows
24 210 (15.45%) .NET Framework
25 205 (15.08%) Git (software)
26 202 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
27 179 (13.17%) AWS
28 173 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
29 172 (12.66%) Degree

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
1 108 (7.95%) IIS
2 47 (3.46%) SharePoint
3 37 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (1.69%) Confluence
5 17 (1.25%) Apache
6 15 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.59%) CMS
7 8 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.52%) SAS
9 6 (0.44%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.37%) Apache Synapse
11 4 (0.29%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.22%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.22%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.22%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.074%) Documentum
13 1 (0.074%) FileNet
13 1 (0.074%) JBoss
Applications
1 76 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.15%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.44%) Elite 3E
2 6 (0.44%) iTrent
3 5 (0.37%) Carpe Diem
4 4 (0.29%) Exchequer
4 4 (0.29%) FastStats
4 4 (0.29%) Unica
5 3 (0.22%) Infor SunSystems
5 3 (0.22%) MIS ActiveH
5 3 (0.22%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.15%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.074%) Aareon QL
7 1 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.074%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.074%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.074%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.074%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 517 (38.04%) Azure
2 335 (24.65%) Power Platform
3 179 (13.17%) AWS
4 62 (4.56%) SaaS
5 59 (4.34%) Azure Data Factory
6 46 (3.38%) Serverless
7 38 (2.80%) PaaS
8 30 (2.21%) Dynamics 365
9 29 (2.13%) GCP
9 29 (2.13%) Office 365
10 18 (1.32%) Azure Machine Learning
10 18 (1.32%) IaaS
10 18 (1.32%) PowerApps
11 13 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (0.74%) Logic Apps
13 9 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (0.66%) npm
13 9 (0.66%) Power Automate
14 8 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.91%) DNS
2 17 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.10%) Firewall
4 12 (0.88%) VPN
5 10 (0.74%) Internet
5 10 (0.74%) RS-232
5 10 (0.74%) RS-485
6 7 (0.52%) Broadband
7 5 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (0.37%) DHCP
7 5 (0.37%) Intranet
8 4 (0.29%) Cisco Firepower
8 4 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (0.29%) HTTP
8 4 (0.29%) SSL
8 4 (0.29%) VLAN
8 4 (0.29%) VoIP
9 1 (0.074%) Extranet
9 1 (0.074%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 992 (72.99%) SQL Server
2 477 (35.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 408 (30.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 333 (24.50%) Power BI
5 279 (20.53%) Data Warehouse
6 229 (16.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 121 (8.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 93 (6.84%) Data Lake
9 82 (6.03%) Relational Database
10 75 (5.52%) SQL Server 2016
11 74 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
12 72 (5.30%) Big Data
13 56 (4.12%) MongoDB
14 52 (3.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 50 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
16 47 (3.46%) OLAP
17 43 (3.16%) MySQL
18 39 (2.87%) NoSQL
19 36 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
20 33 (2.43%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 205 (15.08%) Git (software)
2 131 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 123 (9.05%) Visual Studio
4 58 (4.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 57 (4.19%) JIRA
6 52 (3.83%) NUnit
7 36 (2.65%) SpecFlow
8 34 (2.50%) Selenium
9 30 (2.21%) TeamCity
10 27 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
11 24 (1.77%) MSTest
12 21 (1.55%) Bitbucket
12 21 (1.55%) gulp
13 20 (1.47%) Subversion
14 17 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
15 16 (1.18%) Grunt
15 16 (1.18%) webpack
16 15 (1.10%) Jenkins
17 14 (1.03%) Visual Studio Code
18 13 (0.96%) Moq
General
1 294 (21.63%) Finance
2 64 (4.71%) Law
3 48 (3.53%) Banking
4 39 (2.87%) Manufacturing
5 36 (2.65%) Retail
6 28 (2.06%) Back Office
7 26 (1.91%) Legal
7 26 (1.91%) Marketing
8 15 (1.10%) Investment Banking
9 12 (0.88%) Public Sector
10 9 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.59%) Front Office
11 8 (0.59%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.52%) Advertising
13 6 (0.44%) Games
14 5 (0.37%) Publishing
15 3 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.22%) Automotive
15 3 (0.22%) Social Housing
16 2 (0.15%) Police
Job Titles
1 823 (60.56%) Developer
2 243 (17.88%) .NET Developer
3 228 (16.78%) SQL Developer
4 176 (12.95%) C# Developer
5 164 (12.07%) Senior Developer
6 154 (11.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 145 (10.67%) Analyst
8 118 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 114 (8.39%) Software Developer
10 93 (6.84%) DBA
11 81 (5.96%) T-SQL Developer
12 79 (5.81%) SQL DBA
13 75 (5.52%) SSIS Developer
14 73 (5.37%) Software Engineer
15 72 (5.30%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 71 (5.22%) Architect
17 60 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
18 58 (4.27%) SQL Server Developer
19 57 (4.19%) SSRS Developer
20 55 (4.05%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 625 (45.99%) .NET
2 370 (27.23%) ASP.NET
3 322 (23.69%) HTML
4 270 (19.87%) CSS
5 248 (18.25%) AngularJS
6 210 (15.45%) .NET Framework
7 202 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 168 (12.36%) .NET Core
9 161 (11.85%) jQuery
10 157 (11.55%) Web Services
11 152 (11.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 114 (8.39%) Entity Framework
13 105 (7.73%) HTML5
14 104 (7.65%) React
15 97 (7.14%) REST
16 93 (6.84%) XML
17 90 (6.62%) WCF
18 87 (6.40%) WPF
19 72 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 67 (4.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 171 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 48 (3.53%) Data Structures
4 43 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
5 40 (2.94%) Replication
6 35 (2.58%) Mobile App
7 31 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (2.21%) Clustering
9 27 (1.99%) Management Information System
10 25 (1.84%) User Experience
11 17 (1.25%) Fixed Income
12 16 (1.18%) Reinsurance
13 12 (0.88%) Hedge funds
13 12 (0.88%) N-Tier
13 12 (0.88%) PKI
14 10 (0.74%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.59%) Cloud Native
15 8 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
16 7 (0.52%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 220 (16.19%) Windows
2 92 (6.77%) Windows Server
3 60 (4.42%) Linux
4 34 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (1.40%) Android
5 19 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.25%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (1.10%) Unix
8 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.52%) HPUX
10 5 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.22%) Solaris
12 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.074%) AIX
13 1 (0.074%) CentOS
13 1 (0.074%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.074%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.074%) VMS
13 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
2 417 (30.68%) Business Intelligence
3 333 (24.50%) MVC
4 239 (17.59%) ETL
5 228 (16.78%) DevOps
6 173 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
7 148 (10.89%) TDD
8 143 (10.52%) Scrum
9 141 (10.38%) Data Modelling
10 136 (10.01%) Analytics
11 135 (9.93%) Test Automation
12 127 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
13 123 (9.05%) Performance Tuning
14 119 (8.76%) Software Engineering
15 118 (8.68%) Mentoring
16 106 (7.80%) Microservices
17 105 (7.73%) Visualisation
18 103 (7.58%) SDLC
19 99 (7.28%) Migration
20 95 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1,289 (94.85%) SQL
2 708 (52.10%) C#
3 441 (32.45%) JavaScript
4 164 (12.07%) PowerShell
5 115 (8.46%) VB.NET
6 110 (8.09%) TypeScript
7 91 (6.70%) Java
7 91 (6.70%) Python
8 75 (5.52%) PL/SQL
9 45 (3.31%) C++
10 42 (3.09%) R
11 39 (2.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 31 (2.28%) VBA
13 19 (1.40%) VB
14 18 (1.32%) Bash Shell
15 13 (0.96%) VBScript
16 9 (0.66%) PHP
17 7 (0.52%) ES6
17 7 (0.52%) Perl
17 7 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 172 (12.66%) Degree
2 50 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (1.25%) MCP
5 11 (0.81%) DBS Check
6 9 (0.66%) MCITP
6 9 (0.66%) MCSA
6 9 (0.66%) MCSE
7 8 (0.59%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.52%) AWS Certification
8 7 (0.52%) MCTS
8 7 (0.52%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.29%) ISEB
12 3 (0.22%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.22%) OCP
13 2 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
14 1 (0.074%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (6.33%) QA
2 26 (1.91%) GDPR
2 26 (1.91%) SLA
3 23 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.074%) EMIR
6 1 (0.074%) IFRS
6 1 (0.074%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.074%) MiFID
System Software
1 52 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 34 (2.50%) Docker
3 16 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.074%) Cronacle
8 1 (0.074%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.03%) Terraform
3 13 (0.96%) Ansible
4 12 (0.88%) Kubernetes
5 11 (0.81%) Puppet
6 10 (0.74%) Kibana
7 7 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
8 6 (0.44%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.37%) SCCM
10 4 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (0.22%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.22%) SCOM
12 2 (0.15%) Control-M
13 1 (0.074%) MIIS
Vendors
1 572 (42.09%) Microsoft
2 107 (7.87%) Oracle
3 64 (4.71%) Tableau
4 39 (2.87%) Google
4 39 (2.87%) IBM
5 36 (2.65%) SAP
6 25 (1.84%) Databricks
7 23 (1.69%) Xamarin
8 21 (1.55%) Intapp
9 18 (1.32%) Hortonworks
10 13 (0.96%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.96%) Cognos
10 13 (0.96%) Sybase
11 12 (0.88%) VMware
12 10 (0.74%) Dynatrace
13 9 (0.66%) iManage
14 7 (0.52%) InterSystems
15 6 (0.44%) Netezza
15 6 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.44%) SmartStream