Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
England > North West
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 63 41
Rank change year-on-year -2 -22 +11
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 498 618 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.18% 4.67% 5.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 8.25% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 442 562 627
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 the North West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,478 7,487 6,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 54.38% 56.63% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,464 6,316 5,548
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 September 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 19 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
Manchester +1 296 £45,000 +16.88% 42
Cheshire -6 120 £42,500 +6.25% 19
Merseyside +23 44 £37,500 - 12
Lancashire -25 34 £37,500 +7.14% 5
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for T-SQL.

1 479 (96.18%) SQL
2 362 (72.69%) SQL Server
3 229 (45.98%) Microsoft
4 213 (42.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 195 (39.16%) .NET
6 184 (36.95%) C#
7 178 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
8 175 (35.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 140 (28.11%) Business Intelligence
10 115 (23.09%) ASP.NET
11 104 (20.88%) MVC
12 102 (20.48%) HTML
13 100 (20.08%) JavaScript
14 98 (19.68%) CSS
15 97 (19.48%) Data Warehouse
16 94 (18.88%) Finance
16 94 (18.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 84 (16.87%) Web Services
18 83 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
19 77 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
20 75 (15.06%) Degree
20 75 (15.06%) Relational Database
21 73 (14.66%) Scrum
22 71 (14.26%) ASP.NET Web API
22 71 (14.26%) SQL Server 2008
23 68 (13.65%) ETL
24 67 (13.45%) RESTful
24 67 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
25 64 (12.85%) WCF
26 63 (12.65%) AngularJS

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 13 (2.61%) IIS
2 12 (2.41%) Sitefinity
3 10 (2.01%) Apache
4 8 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.41%) CMS
6 6 (1.20%) SAS
6 6 (1.20%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.80%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.20%) Confluence
10 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (7.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (4.22%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.00%) SPSS
5 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.00%) FastStats
3 4 (0.80%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.40%) Workfront
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 77 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.01%) SaaS
4 8 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.61%) Office 365
5 4 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.60%) PaaS
7 2 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.01%) VPN
2 9 (1.81%) Skype
3 8 (1.61%) VLAN
4 3 (0.60%) Internet
5 2 (0.40%) DNS
5 2 (0.40%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) MQTT
6 1 (0.20%) Intranet
6 1 (0.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (72.69%) SQL Server
2 213 (42.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 175 (35.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 97 (19.48%) Data Warehouse
5 94 (18.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 75 (15.06%) Relational Database
7 71 (14.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 48 (9.64%) SQL Server 2014
9 46 (9.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 41 (8.23%) Power BI
11 38 (7.63%) MongoDB
12 36 (7.23%) NoSQL
13 29 (5.82%) SQL Server 2016
14 27 (5.42%) OLTP
14 27 (5.42%) RDBMS
15 21 (4.22%) QlikView
16 11 (2.21%) MySQL
16 11 (2.21%) OLAP
17 9 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 39 (7.83%) NUnit
4 27 (5.42%) MSTest
5 25 (5.02%) Visual Studio
6 24 (4.82%) Selenium
7 22 (4.42%) JIRA
8 16 (3.21%) Jenkins
9 14 (2.81%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (2.41%) Subversion
11 11 (2.21%) MSBuild
12 8 (1.61%) SpecFlow
12 8 (1.61%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (1.41%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
15 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.40%) Log4j
15 2 (0.40%) Log4Net
15 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 94 (18.88%) Finance
2 33 (6.63%) Retail
3 19 (3.82%) Marketing
4 12 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.61%) Electronics
5 8 (1.61%) Retail Banking
5 8 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.20%) Advertising
6 6 (1.20%) Games
6 6 (1.20%) Legal
7 5 (1.00%) Law
8 4 (0.80%) Local Government
9 3 (0.60%) Automotive
9 3 (0.60%) Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 282 (56.63%) Developer
2 104 (20.88%) SQL Developer
3 87 (17.47%) .NET Developer
4 82 (16.47%) C# Developer
5 79 (15.86%) DBA
6 70 (14.06%) SQL DBA
7 69 (13.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 66 (13.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 65 (13.05%) Analyst
10 43 (8.63%) Senior Developer
11 42 (8.43%) Administrator
12 33 (6.63%) Software Developer
13 31 (6.22%) Software Engineer
14 28 (5.62%) .NET Software Engineer
15 27 (5.42%) Business Developer
16 26 (5.22%) C# Software Developer
16 26 (5.22%) SQL Analyst
17 25 (5.02%) .NET Software Developer
17 25 (5.02%) Data Analyst
18 24 (4.82%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (39.16%) .NET
2 115 (23.09%) ASP.NET
3 102 (20.48%) HTML
4 98 (19.68%) CSS
5 84 (16.87%) Web Services
6 71 (14.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 67 (13.45%) RESTful
8 64 (12.85%) WCF
9 63 (12.65%) AngularJS
10 62 (12.45%) .NET Framework
10 62 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 52 (10.44%) jQuery
12 48 (9.64%) XML
13 47 (9.44%) SOAP
14 38 (7.63%) LINQ
15 35 (7.03%) React
16 34 (6.83%) Entity Framework
17 32 (6.43%) WPF
18 27 (5.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 26 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 57 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.63%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (4.22%) Replication
4 20 (4.02%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.41%) Clustering
6 12 (2.41%) Data Structures
7 11 (2.21%) Fintech
8 8 (1.61%) Blog
9 7 (1.41%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.41%) Tandem
10 6 (1.20%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.20%) PMI
11 5 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.00%) PKI
12 4 (0.80%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.60%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.60%) EPoS
13 3 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.84%) Windows
2 24 (4.82%) Windows Server
3 11 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.41%) Unix
5 5 (1.00%) Android
6 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (28.11%) Business Intelligence
3 104 (20.88%) MVC
4 83 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 73 (14.66%) Scrum
6 68 (13.65%) ETL
7 67 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
8 57 (11.45%) OO
8 57 (11.45%) Software Engineering
9 55 (11.04%) Data Analysis
10 54 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
11 49 (9.84%) Analytics
11 49 (9.84%) ITIL
12 44 (8.84%) Data Modelling
13 42 (8.43%) TDD
13 42 (8.43%) Test Automation
14 41 (8.23%) Microservices
15 38 (7.63%) MVVM
16 37 (7.43%) Visualisation
17 36 (7.23%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 479 (96.18%) SQL
2 184 (36.95%) C#
3 100 (20.08%) JavaScript
4 37 (7.43%) VB.NET
5 34 (6.83%) PL/SQL
6 30 (6.02%) Java
7 27 (5.42%) C++
8 25 (5.02%) VBA
9 24 (4.82%) PowerShell
10 19 (3.82%) TypeScript
11 12 (2.41%) VB
12 11 (2.21%) PHP
13 10 (2.01%) Python
14 7 (1.41%) R
15 6 (1.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (1.20%) ES6
16 4 (0.80%) VBScript
17 3 (0.60%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.40%) Jython
Qualifications
1 75 (15.06%) Degree
2 40 (8.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.41%) MCSA
4 9 (1.81%) MCP
5 6 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.20%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.00%) MCSE
7 2 (0.40%) CCNA
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.23%) QA
2 10 (2.01%) GDPR
3 6 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.00%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (3.01%) Hyper-V
2 13 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
3 11 (2.21%) Active Directory
4 10 (2.01%) Docker
5 4 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.60%) Firmware
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (1.61%) Backup Exec
1 8 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
1 8 (1.61%) Kubernetes
1 8 (1.61%) SQL Sentry
1 8 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 229 (45.98%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.22%) Tableau
3 17 (3.41%) Google
3 17 (3.41%) Oracle
4 15 (3.01%) Xamarin
5 14 (2.81%) SAP
6 13 (2.61%) Capita
7 11 (2.21%) WorldPay
8 8 (1.61%) Cisco
8 8 (1.61%) Mitel
8 8 (1.61%) Veeam
9 7 (1.41%) VMware
10 4 (0.80%) Adobe
10 4 (0.80%) AppDynamics
10 4 (0.80%) RedGate
10 4 (0.80%) Sage
10 4 (0.80%) Twitter
11 3 (0.60%) Informatica
12 2 (0.40%) IBM
12 2 (0.40%) Reuters