Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 56 37
Rank change year-on-year -11 -19 +15
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 528 654 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.23% 4.95% 5.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.50% 8.51% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 454 593 590
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,500 £53,250
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,040 7,685 6,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 56.33% 58.18% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,939 6,579 5,225
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in the North West

T-SQL
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing T-SQL in the North West.

Salary trend for T-SQL in the North West

T-SQL
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL in the North West over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for T-SQL in the North West

T-SQL
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Manchester -9 304 £45,000 +16.88% 49
Cheshire -18 125 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Merseyside +10 46 £40,000 +6.67% 14
Lancashire -22 44 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Cumbria - 5 £22,500 - 1
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 North West region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 498 (94.32%) SQL
2 345 (65.34%) SQL Server
3 238 (45.08%) .NET
4 217 (41.10%) C#
5 210 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
6 207 (39.20%) Microsoft
7 183 (34.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 179 (33.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 145 (27.46%) Business Intelligence
10 134 (25.38%) ASP.NET
11 128 (24.24%) MVC
12 125 (23.67%) HTML
13 119 (22.54%) Finance
14 116 (21.97%) CSS
15 115 (21.78%) JavaScript
16 109 (20.64%) Web Services
17 108 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
18 100 (18.94%) Scrum
18 100 (18.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 91 (17.23%) RESTful
20 82 (15.53%) OO
21 79 (14.96%) Software Engineering
22 78 (14.77%) ASP.NET Web API
23 77 (14.58%) .NET Framework
24 73 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
25 70 (13.26%) Microsoft Azure
26 69 (13.07%) Windows
27 67 (12.69%) ETL
28 61 (11.55%) AngularJS
29 60 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC

T-SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 31 (5.87%) IIS
2 23 (4.36%) Apache
3 17 (3.22%) Sitefinity
4 9 (1.70%) CMS
5 8 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (1.52%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.95%) SAS
8 4 (0.76%) LiveCycle
9 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.57%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.19%) Confluence
11 1 (0.19%) Drupal
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (4.36%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.95%) SPSS
5 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.84%) Elite 3E
2 14 (2.65%) Workfront
3 12 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.95%) FastStats
5 3 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Magento
6 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.19%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.19%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 70 (13.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.08%) SaaS
4 8 (1.52%) Office 365
5 7 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.33%) PaaS
6 4 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.57%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.89%) VPN
2 9 (1.70%) Skype
2 9 (1.70%) VLAN
3 6 (1.14%) HTTP
4 3 (0.57%) SAN
5 2 (0.38%) DNS
5 2 (0.38%) Internet
5 2 (0.38%) MQTT
6 1 (0.19%) Intranet
6 1 (0.19%) LAN
6 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (65.34%) SQL Server
2 183 (34.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 179 (33.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 108 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
5 100 (18.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (8.14%) Power BI
7 40 (7.58%) Relational Database
8 36 (6.82%) SQL Server 2016
9 35 (6.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 35 (6.63%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (5.30%) MySQL
11 24 (4.55%) RDBMS
12 23 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (3.22%) QlikView
14 16 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
15 14 (2.65%) MongoDB
16 13 (2.46%) Looker
17 12 (2.27%) NoSQL
17 12 (2.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 53 (10.04%) Git (software)
2 50 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (8.90%) NUnit
4 46 (8.71%) JIRA
5 32 (6.06%) MSTest
6 30 (5.68%) Jenkins
7 27 (5.11%) Visual Studio
8 26 (4.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 25 (4.73%) Selenium
10 23 (4.36%) MSBuild
11 12 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 12 (2.27%) Subversion
12 7 (1.33%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.33%) TeamCity
12 7 (1.33%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.14%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
15 2 (0.38%) Log4j
15 2 (0.38%) Log4Net
15 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 119 (22.54%) Finance
2 49 (9.28%) Retail
3 21 (3.98%) Marketing
4 20 (3.79%) Retail Banking
5 13 (2.46%) Games
6 11 (2.08%) Legal
7 9 (1.70%) Advertising
7 9 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.52%) Automotive
8 8 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.33%) Electronics
10 5 (0.95%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 305 (57.77%) Developer
2 100 (18.94%) .NET Developer
3 98 (18.56%) SQL Developer
4 93 (17.61%) C# Developer
5 80 (15.15%) Analyst
5 80 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 69 (13.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 57 (10.80%) Senior Developer
8 55 (10.42%) DBA
9 47 (8.90%) Software Engineer
9 47 (8.90%) SQL DBA
10 44 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
11 42 (7.95%) Software Developer
12 37 (7.01%) C# Software Developer
13 35 (6.63%) Data Analyst
14 33 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
15 30 (5.68%) Applications Support
15 30 (5.68%) SQL Analyst
16 26 (4.92%) C# Software Engineer
17 25 (4.73%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (45.08%) .NET
2 134 (25.38%) ASP.NET
3 125 (23.67%) HTML
4 116 (21.97%) CSS
5 109 (20.64%) Web Services
6 91 (17.23%) RESTful
7 78 (14.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 77 (14.58%) .NET Framework
9 61 (11.55%) AngularJS
10 60 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 60 (11.36%) WCF
11 58 (10.98%) jQuery
12 52 (9.85%) XML
13 42 (7.95%) LINQ
14 38 (7.20%) SOAP
15 36 (6.82%) WPF
16 31 (5.87%) React
16 31 (5.87%) Silverlight
16 31 (5.87%) WF
16 31 (5.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (8.71%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (3.98%) Replication
6 15 (2.84%) Fintech
7 13 (2.46%) Clustering
8 11 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (1.33%) Blog
12 6 (1.14%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.14%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.14%) Tandem
13 5 (0.95%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.57%) PKI
16 2 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
16 2 (0.38%) Mainframe
16 2 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.07%) Windows
2 39 (7.39%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.33%) Unix
5 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.76%) Android
7 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (27.46%) Business Intelligence
3 128 (24.24%) MVC
4 100 (18.94%) Scrum
5 82 (15.53%) OO
6 79 (14.96%) Software Engineering
7 73 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (12.69%) ETL
9 53 (10.04%) Performance Tuning
10 51 (9.66%) Test Automation
11 50 (9.47%) Microservices
11 50 (9.47%) SOLID
12 47 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
13 45 (8.52%) OOP
14 43 (8.14%) TDD
15 42 (7.95%) Secure Coding
16 41 (7.77%) MVVM
17 40 (7.58%) Data Modelling
17 40 (7.58%) ITIL
18 39 (7.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 498 (94.32%) SQL
2 217 (41.10%) C#
3 115 (21.78%) JavaScript
4 46 (8.71%) VB.NET
5 44 (8.33%) Java
6 43 (8.14%) VBA
7 39 (7.39%) PL/SQL
8 32 (6.06%) C++
9 30 (5.68%) PowerShell
10 29 (5.49%) TypeScript
11 27 (5.11%) PHP
12 19 (3.60%) VB
13 14 (2.65%) Python
14 10 (1.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 7 (1.33%) R
16 4 (0.76%) C
16 4 (0.76%) ES6
16 4 (0.76%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.76%) VBScript
17 3 (0.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 60 (11.36%) Degree
2 38 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (5.30%) MCSA
4 25 (4.73%) MCP
5 20 (3.79%) MCSE
6 6 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.38%) CCNA
7 2 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.44%) QA
2 8 (1.52%) GDPR
2 8 (1.52%) SLA
3 7 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 27 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.89%) Docker
3 10 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (1.52%) Backup Exec
1 8 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
1 8 (1.52%) SQL Sentry
2 7 (1.33%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 207 (39.20%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.90%) Oracle
3 30 (5.68%) Tableau
4 22 (4.17%) SAP
4 22 (4.17%) Xamarin
5 19 (3.60%) WorldPay
6 16 (3.03%) Google
7 15 (2.84%) Capita
8 14 (2.65%) Intapp
8 14 (2.65%) Reuters
9 9 (1.70%) Cisco
10 8 (1.52%) Mitel
10 8 (1.52%) Veeam
11 7 (1.33%) VMware
12 5 (0.95%) Twitter
13 4 (0.76%) Adobe
13 4 (0.76%) Informatica
13 4 (0.76%) RedGate
13 4 (0.76%) Sage
14 3 (0.57%) IBM