Period
to 31 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
England > North of England
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 122 68
Rank change year-on-year +25 -54 -12
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 198 486 895
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.61% 2.69% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.52% 5.38% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 202 434 847
Median annual salary £49,375 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.44% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +5.00%

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 the North of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,382 9,037 11,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 57.81% 50.07% 53.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,929 7,277 9,703
Median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing T-SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in the North of England

T-SQL
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing T-SQL in the North of England.

Salary trend for T-SQL in the North of England

T-SQL
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing T-SQL in the North of England over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for T-SQL in the North of England

T-SQL
Job Locations in the North of 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 North of England region over the 6 months to 31 October 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
North West +2 94 £45,000 +11.11% 26
Yorkshire +41 67 £45,000 +12.50% 11
North East +22 37 £53,750 +34.38% 3
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 North of England region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 193 (97.47%) SQL
2 120 (60.61%) SQL Server
3 89 (44.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 77 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 69 (34.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (33.33%) C#
7 64 (32.32%) Azure
8 60 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (23.23%) Business Intelligence
10 45 (22.73%) .NET
11 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
11 42 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
12 38 (19.19%) Finance
12 38 (19.19%) AngularJS
12 38 (19.19%) Power Platform
13 37 (18.69%) DevOps
14 36 (18.18%) Power BI
14 36 (18.18%) MVC
15 32 (16.16%) Oracle
16 31 (15.66%) ASP.NET
17 30 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
18 29 (14.65%) HTML
18 29 (14.65%) Team Foundation Server
19 28 (14.14%) PL/SQL
20 27 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 26 (13.13%) Git (software)
21 26 (13.13%) SQL Server 2012
22 25 (12.63%) ASP.NET Web API
22 25 (12.63%) Mentoring
22 25 (12.63%) Windows

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 11 (5.56%) Confluence
2 10 (5.05%) IIS
3 7 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.02%) Apache
4 4 (2.02%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (32.32%) Azure
2 38 (19.19%) Power Platform
3 15 (7.58%) AWS
4 7 (3.54%) Office 365
5 3 (1.52%) Serverless
6 2 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.01%) Power Automate
6 2 (1.01%) SaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.51%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.51%) IaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.53%) SSL
2 3 (1.52%) VPN
3 2 (1.01%) DNS
3 2 (1.01%) Intranet
4 1 (0.51%) DHCP
4 1 (0.51%) Extranet
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 89 (44.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (34.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (18.18%) Power BI
5 30 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (13.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (7.07%) SQL Server 2016
9 13 (6.57%) NoSQL
10 12 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (6.06%) MongoDB
11 10 (5.05%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (5.05%) Tableau
12 7 (3.54%) QlikView
13 6 (3.03%) Oracle Database
13 6 (3.03%) Qlik Sense
14 5 (2.53%) DTS
14 5 (2.53%) OLAP
14 5 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (14.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (13.13%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.59%) JIRA
4 14 (7.07%) Jenkins
5 12 (6.06%) Bitbucket
6 10 (5.05%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.54%) Selenium
8 6 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (2.02%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (2.02%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.01%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.51%) Cypress.io
11 1 (0.51%) NUnit
11 1 (0.51%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
General
1 38 (19.19%) Finance
2 13 (6.57%) Law
3 11 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.54%) Legal
5 6 (3.03%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.52%) Electronics
6 3 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.52%) Local Government
6 3 (1.52%) Marketing
6 3 (1.52%) Social Housing
6 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.01%) Games
7 2 (1.01%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 96 (48.48%) Developer
2 43 (21.72%) DBA
3 41 (20.71%) SQL DBA
4 24 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 21 (10.61%) SQL Developer
6 18 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 18 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.08%) Analyst
8 15 (7.58%) .NET Developer
9 14 (7.07%) Administrator
10 12 (6.06%) Java Developer
10 12 (6.06%) SQL Server DBA
11 10 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.55%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
12 9 (4.55%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Business Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Senior DBA
13 8 (4.04%) Senior SQL DBA
13 8 (4.04%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (22.73%) .NET
2 38 (19.19%) AngularJS
3 31 (15.66%) ASP.NET
4 29 (14.65%) HTML
5 25 (12.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (10.61%) CSS
7 20 (10.10%) .NET Core
8 16 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (7.58%) React
10 13 (6.57%) RESTful
10 13 (6.57%) Web Services
11 12 (6.06%) HTML5
11 12 (6.06%) jQuery
12 11 (5.56%) CSS3
13 9 (4.55%) XSLT
14 8 (4.04%) XML
15 7 (3.54%) ASP.NET Core
15 7 (3.54%) Kafka
15 7 (3.54%) React Native
15 7 (3.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.10%) Clustering
2 16 (8.08%) Replication
3 15 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.04%) PKI
5 7 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.53%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.01%) PlayStation
8 2 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.51%) Podcast
9 1 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.63%) Windows
2 23 (11.62%) Linux
3 11 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.02%) Solaris
4 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (23.23%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (21.21%) Performance Tuning
4 37 (18.69%) DevOps
5 36 (18.18%) MVC
6 25 (12.63%) Mentoring
7 24 (12.12%) ETL
8 21 (10.61%) Unit Testing
9 20 (10.10%) High Availability
10 19 (9.60%) Performance Monitoring
10 19 (9.60%) Scrum
10 19 (9.60%) SOLID
11 18 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 17 (8.59%) ITIL
12 17 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (8.59%) Visualisation
13 14 (7.07%) Data Modelling
14 13 (6.57%) Microservices
14 13 (6.57%) Migration
15 12 (6.06%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 193 (97.47%) SQL
2 66 (33.33%) C#
3 42 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.14%) PL/SQL
5 24 (12.12%) Java
6 21 (10.61%) PowerShell
7 15 (7.58%) TypeScript
8 10 (5.05%) C++
9 6 (3.03%) Python
10 4 (2.02%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.02%) Perl
10 4 (2.02%) VB
11 3 (1.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.01%) VBA
13 1 (0.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (11.62%) Degree
2 4 (2.02%) DBS Check
2 4 (2.02%) MCP
3 2 (1.01%) MCITP
3 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) ISEB
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.55%) GDPR
2 5 (2.53%) QA
3 4 (2.02%) SLA
4 2 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (7.58%) Docker
2 5 (2.53%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.02%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.01%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 77 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.16%) Oracle
3 12 (6.06%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.55%) VMware
5 5 (2.53%) SAP
6 4 (2.02%) EMC
6 4 (2.02%) IBM
6 4 (2.02%) Veeam
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe
7 1 (0.51%) Databricks
7 1 (0.51%) Google
7 1 (0.51%) Mitel
7 1 (0.51%) ShoreTel