Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 83 78
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 -7
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 5,381 5,919 6,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.44% 3.57% 3.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.16% 6.45% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4,842 5,291 5,853
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.56% - +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 87,369 91,815 95,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.90% 55.41% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 73,136 75,904 83,305
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 25 September 2018.

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 25 September 2018. 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 -7 2,116 £57,500 +4.55% 203
South East -7 1,037 £44,000 -2.22% 121
North of England -2 945 £42,500 +6.25% 181
Midlands +19 581 £40,000 - 115
North West -6 495 £45,000 +16.88% 94
East of England +40 443 £45,000 - 52
Yorkshire -16 369 £42,000 -6.67% 76
West Midlands -4 325 £40,000 -3.03% 62
East Midlands +37 255 £40,000 +6.67% 53
South West -41 254 £42,000 +5.00% 50
North East +31 81 £42,000 -6.67% 11
South Coast - 4 - -
T-SQL
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 5,122 (95.19%) SQL
2 4,053 (75.32%) SQL Server
3 2,587 (48.08%) C#
4 2,396 (44.53%) .NET
5 2,281 (42.39%) Microsoft
6 2,190 (40.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2,066 (38.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1,855 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
9 1,658 (30.81%) Business Intelligence
10 1,428 (26.54%) JavaScript
11 1,373 (25.52%) Finance
12 1,321 (24.55%) MVC
13 1,262 (23.45%) ASP.NET
14 1,243 (23.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1,215 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
16 1,212 (22.52%) HTML
17 1,104 (20.52%) CSS
18 1,085 (20.16%) Microsoft Azure
19 1,027 (19.09%) ETL
20 803 (14.92%) Web Services
21 788 (14.64%) .NET Framework
22 771 (14.33%) ASP.NET Web API
23 744 (13.83%) Power BI
24 735 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
25 720 (13.38%) AngularJS
26 697 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC
27 678 (12.60%) Degree
28 673 (12.51%) Analytical Skills
29 665 (12.36%) jQuery
30 662 (12.30%) Windows

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
1 269 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 256 (4.76%) IIS
3 101 (1.88%) Confluence
4 97 (1.80%) CMS
5 61 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
6 53 (0.98%) Apache Spark
7 51 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 47 (0.87%) Apache
9 42 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 37 (0.69%) Umbraco
11 36 (0.67%) SAS
12 17 (0.32%) MS Exchange
12 17 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
14 12 (0.22%) NServiceBus
15 11 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (0.20%) Sitefinity
16 8 (0.15%) WordPress
17 7 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 563 (10.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 127 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
3 48 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 14 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.11%) SPSS
8 5 (0.093%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.056%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.056%) Moqups
10 2 (0.037%) Maya
10 2 (0.037%) Weka
11 1 (0.019%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 157 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 35 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 24 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
5 23 (0.43%) Markit EDM
6 20 (0.37%) FastStats
7 19 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 17 (0.32%) Elite 3E
9 14 (0.26%) Scribe Insight
10 12 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 12 (0.22%) SunGard GMI
11 9 (0.17%) Concordance
11 9 (0.17%) Relativity
11 9 (0.17%) Ringtail
12 8 (0.15%) Infor SunSystems
13 7 (0.13%) NetSuite
14 5 (0.093%) MetaTrader
14 5 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
14 5 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
15 4 (0.074%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1,085 (20.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 401 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
3 126 (2.34%) SaaS
4 75 (1.39%) Azure Data Factory
5 61 (1.13%) GitHub
6 55 (1.02%) PaaS
7 53 (0.98%) IaaS
8 50 (0.93%) Serverless
9 41 (0.76%) Office 365
10 38 (0.71%) Google Analytics
11 36 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
12 22 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
13 21 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
14 19 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
15 17 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 17 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
15 17 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
15 17 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
15 17 (0.32%) Route 53
16 12 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 104 (1.93%) Internet
2 51 (0.95%) HTTP
3 50 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 45 (0.84%) Firewall
5 38 (0.71%) SMS
6 35 (0.65%) SAN
7 29 (0.54%) Intranet
8 27 (0.50%) VPN
9 25 (0.46%) DNS
10 24 (0.45%) SSL
11 23 (0.43%) WAN
12 19 (0.35%) LAN
13 11 (0.20%) Wireless
14 10 (0.19%) NAS
15 9 (0.17%) Skype
16 8 (0.15%) VLAN
17 7 (0.13%) FTP
18 5 (0.093%) Extranet
19 4 (0.074%) HTTPS
19 4 (0.074%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4,053 (75.32%) SQL Server
2 2,190 (40.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2,066 (38.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1,243 (23.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1,215 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
6 744 (13.83%) Power BI
7 542 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 506 (9.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 482 (8.96%) SQL Server 2016
10 419 (7.79%) Relational Database
11 355 (6.60%) SQL Server 2014
12 284 (5.28%) NoSQL
13 178 (3.31%) Big Data
14 174 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 157 (2.92%) MySQL
16 145 (2.69%) MongoDB
17 129 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
17 129 (2.40%) OLAP
18 123 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
19 120 (2.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 616 (11.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 542 (10.07%) Visual Studio
3 477 (8.86%) Git (software)
4 250 (4.65%) JIRA
5 182 (3.38%) NUnit
6 178 (3.31%) TeamCity
7 168 (3.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 160 (2.97%) Visual Studio Team System
9 139 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
10 118 (2.19%) Subversion
11 105 (1.95%) Selenium
12 82 (1.52%) Jenkins
13 61 (1.13%) MSTest
14 44 (0.82%) Bitbucket
15 43 (0.80%) Jasmine
16 40 (0.74%) SpecFlow
17 36 (0.67%) ReSharper
18 31 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
19 29 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 26 (0.48%) Eclipse
General
1 1,373 (25.52%) Finance
2 269 (5.00%) Retail
3 252 (4.68%) Banking
4 224 (4.16%) Advertising
5 213 (3.96%) Marketing
6 83 (1.54%) Legal
6 83 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 75 (1.39%) Front Office
8 62 (1.15%) Automotive
9 59 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 49 (0.91%) Back Office
11 42 (0.78%) Law
12 34 (0.63%) Games
13 26 (0.48%) Electronics
14 16 (0.30%) Publishing
15 14 (0.26%) Investment Banking
16 13 (0.24%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.20%) General Ledger
17 11 (0.20%) Local Government
18 9 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3,335 (61.98%) Developer
2 1,058 (19.66%) SQL Developer
3 994 (18.47%) .NET Developer
4 949 (17.64%) C# Developer
5 720 (13.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 705 (13.10%) Analyst
7 630 (11.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 545 (10.13%) DBA
9 532 (9.89%) Senior Developer
10 483 (8.98%) SQL DBA
11 437 (8.12%) Software Developer
12 271 (5.04%) SQL BI Developer
13 265 (4.92%) SQL Server Developer
14 241 (4.48%) SSIS Developer
15 231 (4.29%) ASP.NET Developer
16 223 (4.14%) C# Software Developer
17 219 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 218 (4.05%) SQL Server DBA
19 215 (4.00%) T-SQL Developer
20 211 (3.92%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,396 (44.53%) .NET
2 1,262 (23.45%) ASP.NET
3 1,212 (22.52%) HTML
4 1,104 (20.52%) CSS
5 803 (14.92%) Web Services
6 788 (14.64%) .NET Framework
7 771 (14.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 720 (13.38%) AngularJS
9 697 (12.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 665 (12.36%) jQuery
11 493 (9.16%) XML
12 481 (8.94%) Entity Framework
13 472 (8.77%) WCF
14 402 (7.47%) HTML5
15 335 (6.23%) RESTful
16 288 (5.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 279 (5.18%) WPF
18 265 (4.92%) .NET Core
19 251 (4.66%) SOAP
20 250 (4.65%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 673 (12.51%) Analytical Skills
2 263 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
3 244 (4.53%) Computer Science
4 224 (4.16%) Replication
5 157 (2.92%) Clustering
6 156 (2.90%) Fintech
7 147 (2.73%) Management Information System
8 124 (2.30%) N-Tier
9 123 (2.29%) Mobile App
10 119 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
11 102 (1.90%) User Experience
12 101 (1.88%) Data Structures
13 93 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
14 85 (1.58%) Equities
15 66 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 61 (1.13%) Derivative
17 55 (1.02%) Fixed Income
18 41 (0.76%) Hedge funds
19 39 (0.72%) NHS
20 38 (0.71%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 662 (12.30%) Windows
2 177 (3.29%) Windows Server
3 141 (2.62%) Linux
4 74 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (1.06%) Unix
7 46 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 43 (0.80%) Android
9 27 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 23 (0.43%) VMS
11 19 (0.35%) CentOS
12 17 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 17 (0.32%) Windows 10
13 13 (0.24%) AIX
13 13 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.24%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 2 (0.037%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.019%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,855 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1,658 (30.81%) Business Intelligence
3 1,321 (24.55%) MVC
4 1,027 (19.09%) ETL
5 735 (13.66%) Problem-Solving
6 604 (11.22%) Performance Tuning
7 579 (10.76%) Scrum
8 539 (10.02%) TDD
9 486 (9.03%) OO
10 445 (8.27%) Analytics
11 425 (7.90%) Migration
12 419 (7.79%) Data Modelling
13 415 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
14 399 (7.41%) Software Engineering
15 388 (7.21%) Test Automation
16 376 (6.99%) SDLC
17 375 (6.97%) Unit Testing
18 338 (6.28%) Visualisation
19 336 (6.24%) Mentoring
20 332 (6.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5,122 (95.19%) SQL
2 2,587 (48.08%) C#
3 1,428 (26.54%) JavaScript
4 430 (7.99%) PowerShell
5 372 (6.91%) VB.NET
6 371 (6.89%) Java
7 301 (5.59%) VBA
8 291 (5.41%) PL/SQL
9 247 (4.59%) Python
10 184 (3.42%) VB
11 177 (3.29%) C++
12 157 (2.92%) TypeScript
13 155 (2.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 74 (1.38%) PHP
15 71 (1.32%) R
16 47 (0.87%) VBScript
17 43 (0.80%) Scala
18 35 (0.65%) Bash Shell
19 33 (0.61%) C
20 32 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 678 (12.60%) Degree
2 165 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 140 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 59 (1.10%) Security Cleared
5 51 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 47 (0.87%) ISEB
7 41 (0.76%) MCSA
8 36 (0.67%) MCSE
9 28 (0.52%) ISTQB
10 24 (0.45%) MCITP
11 19 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 17 (0.32%) MCP
13 16 (0.30%) Master's Degree
14 15 (0.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 14 (0.26%) MCTS
16 13 (0.24%) PhD
17 8 (0.15%) PMI Certification
18 7 (0.13%) CCNA
18 7 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
19 6 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (5.22%) QA
2 136 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 53 (0.98%) SLA
4 47 (0.87%) GDPR
5 18 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.32%) PMO
7 16 (0.30%) MiFID
8 12 (0.22%) EMIR
9 8 (0.15%) FATCA
9 8 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 6 (0.11%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.093%) ISO 8583
12 3 (0.056%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.056%) HL7
12 3 (0.056%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.037%) Actionable Recommendations
13 2 (0.037%) IFRS
13 2 (0.037%) IFRS 9
13 2 (0.037%) TickIT
14 1 (0.019%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 120 (2.23%) Active Directory
2 64 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 53 (0.98%) Docker
4 35 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (0.20%) ISA Server
8 8 (0.15%) HDFS
8 8 (0.15%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.093%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 5 (0.093%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.074%) Firmware
10 4 (0.074%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.074%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.056%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.037%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.019%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.019%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.019%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 72 (1.34%) Ansible
2 64 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
4 43 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
5 27 (0.50%) SCOM
6 24 (0.45%) Kubernetes
7 23 (0.43%) Puppet
8 20 (0.37%) Kibana
8 20 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 19 (0.35%) logstash
10 18 (0.33%) Automic
10 18 (0.33%) Dollar Universe
10 18 (0.33%) Packer
11 12 (0.22%) Terraform
12 10 (0.19%) SQL Sentry
12 10 (0.19%) Tivoli
13 9 (0.17%) Oozie
14 8 (0.15%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.13%) Control-M
15 7 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2,281 (42.39%) Microsoft
2 363 (6.75%) Oracle
3 353 (6.56%) Tableau
4 130 (2.42%) Google
5 114 (2.12%) SAP
6 94 (1.75%) Cognos
7 75 (1.39%) Xamarin
8 71 (1.32%) Nintex
9 69 (1.28%) VMware
10 59 (1.10%) Sybase
11 51 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
12 41 (0.76%) Informatica
13 39 (0.72%) IBM
14 33 (0.61%) Citrix
14 33 (0.61%) WorldPay
15 30 (0.56%) Alteryx
16 28 (0.52%) Talend
17 27 (0.50%) RedGate
18 23 (0.43%) Telerik
19 21 (0.39%) DevExpress