Period
to 19 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 73 49
Rank change year-on-year +12 -24 -1
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 463 529 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.39% 4.16% 5.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.36% 7.34% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 424 463 578
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,913 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 5,535 7,209 7,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 52.47% 56.69% 57.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4,646 5,956 6,174
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 19 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +6 285 £45,000 +12.50% 46
Cheshire +1 96 £42,500 -5.56% 22
Merseyside +32 44 £37,500 -9.09% 10
Lancashire -14 36 £38,500 +10.00% 10
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 447 (96.54%) SQL
2 353 (76.24%) SQL Server
3 252 (54.43%) Microsoft
4 228 (49.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 186 (40.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 178 (38.44%) C#
7 177 (38.23%) .NET
8 157 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
9 134 (28.94%) Business Intelligence
10 107 (23.11%) ASP.NET
11 103 (22.25%) Finance
12 94 (20.30%) HTML
13 92 (19.87%) JavaScript
14 90 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
15 89 (19.22%) MVC
16 88 (19.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 86 (18.57%) Performance Tuning
18 85 (18.36%) CSS
19 84 (18.14%) RESTful
20 81 (17.49%) SQL Server 2008
21 76 (16.41%) Microsoft Azure
21 76 (16.41%) ETL
22 75 (16.20%) Windows
23 67 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
24 65 (14.04%) Web Services
25 64 (13.82%) SOAP
26 63 (13.61%) .NET Framework
26 63 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
27 59 (12.74%) AngularJS
28 58 (12.53%) Relational Database

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 8 (1.73%) IIS
2 7 (1.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.65%) Apache
4 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.43%) CMS
4 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.22%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.22%) SAS
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 31 (6.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (0.86%) SAP BPC
2 3 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.65%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.43%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.22%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 76 (16.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.73%) SaaS
4 3 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.30%) SAN
2 5 (1.08%) LAN
2 5 (1.08%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.08%) WAN
3 4 (0.86%) IP Telephony
3 4 (0.86%) PBX
3 4 (0.86%) VoIP
4 3 (0.65%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (76.24%) SQL Server
2 228 (49.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 186 (40.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 90 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
5 88 (19.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 81 (17.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 58 (12.53%) Relational Database
8 56 (12.10%) Power BI
9 53 (11.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (6.91%) SQL Server 2014
11 31 (6.70%) NoSQL
12 28 (6.05%) MongoDB
13 27 (5.83%) SQL Server 2016
14 25 (5.40%) QlikView
15 23 (4.97%) OLTP
16 19 (4.10%) OLAP
17 18 (3.89%) Qlik Sense
18 16 (3.46%) Data Mining
19 15 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
20 13 (2.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (10.15%) Visual Studio
2 45 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (6.05%) NUnit
4 22 (4.75%) MSTest
5 18 (3.89%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (1.51%) Subversion
7 3 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.43%) JIRA
8 2 (0.43%) Moq
8 2 (0.43%) Selenium
8 2 (0.43%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.22%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.22%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
General
1 103 (22.25%) Finance
2 24 (5.18%) Retail
3 21 (4.54%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.32%) Marketing
5 19 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.59%) Electronics
7 11 (2.38%) Local Government
8 10 (2.16%) Automotive
9 7 (1.51%) Banking
10 4 (0.86%) Legal
11 3 (0.65%) Law
12 2 (0.43%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 283 (61.12%) Developer
2 103 (22.25%) .NET Developer
3 100 (21.60%) SQL Developer
4 98 (21.17%) DBA
5 91 (19.65%) C# Developer
6 87 (18.79%) SQL DBA
7 71 (15.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 71 (15.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 48 (10.37%) Administrator
9 37 (7.99%) Senior Developer
10 34 (7.34%) Software Developer
11 27 (5.83%) Analyst
12 26 (5.62%) SQL BI Developer
13 24 (5.18%) C# Software Developer
14 23 (4.97%) Senior .NET Developer
14 23 (4.97%) SQL Server Developer
15 21 (4.54%) SSIS Developer
16 20 (4.32%) .NET Software Developer
16 20 (4.32%) T-SQL Developer
17 19 (4.10%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (38.23%) .NET
2 107 (23.11%) ASP.NET
3 94 (20.30%) HTML
4 85 (18.36%) CSS
5 84 (18.14%) RESTful
6 67 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 65 (14.04%) Web Services
8 64 (13.82%) SOAP
9 63 (13.61%) .NET Framework
10 59 (12.74%) AngularJS
11 58 (12.53%) WCF
12 52 (11.23%) jQuery
13 40 (8.64%) XML
14 32 (6.91%) Entity Framework
15 31 (6.70%) .NET Core
15 31 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web API
16 26 (5.62%) LINQ
16 26 (5.62%) WPF
17 23 (4.97%) WinForms
17 23 (4.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (9.72%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (6.05%) Replication
4 24 (5.18%) PMI
5 21 (4.54%) Clustering
6 15 (3.24%) Data Structures
7 12 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.16%) Fintech
9 7 (1.51%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.30%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.08%) User Experience
12 4 (0.86%) IVR
13 3 (0.65%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.65%) EPoS
13 3 (0.65%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.65%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.43%) Blog
14 2 (0.43%) PKI
14 2 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 75 (16.20%) Windows
2 25 (5.40%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (0.86%) Android
4 4 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.22%) Unix
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (28.94%) Business Intelligence
3 89 (19.22%) MVC
4 86 (18.57%) Performance Tuning
5 76 (16.41%) ETL
6 63 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
7 48 (10.37%) Data Analysis
8 42 (9.07%) Scrum
9 40 (8.64%) Analytics
9 40 (8.64%) TDD
10 38 (8.21%) OO
11 37 (7.99%) Software Engineering
12 36 (7.78%) ITIL
13 33 (7.13%) BDD
13 33 (7.13%) Data Modelling
13 33 (7.13%) Microservices
14 31 (6.70%) Dependency Injection
15 30 (6.48%) Visualisation
16 29 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (6.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 447 (96.54%) SQL
2 178 (38.44%) C#
3 92 (19.87%) JavaScript
4 25 (5.40%) C++
5 23 (4.97%) PL/SQL
6 19 (4.10%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.67%) Java
7 17 (3.67%) VB.NET
8 14 (3.02%) VBA
9 7 (1.51%) VB
10 6 (1.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.08%) VBScript
12 4 (0.86%) R
12 4 (0.86%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.65%) C
13 3 (0.65%) Uniface
14 2 (0.43%) ES6
14 2 (0.43%) PHP
14 2 (0.43%) Python
14 2 (0.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 58 (12.53%) Degree
2 28 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (5.18%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.65%) CCNA
4 3 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.43%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.22%) MCSA
6 1 (0.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.18%) QA
2 7 (1.51%) GDPR
3 3 (0.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.65%) Docker
3 3 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.22%) Firmware
5 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (1.30%) Puppet
2 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (1.08%) SQL Sentry
3 2 (0.43%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.22%) Nagios
4 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 252 (54.43%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.75%) SAP
3 21 (4.54%) RedGate
4 14 (3.02%) Oracle
5 10 (2.16%) Tableau
6 8 (1.73%) Google
6 8 (1.73%) VMware
7 7 (1.51%) Cognos
7 7 (1.51%) WorldPay
8 6 (1.30%) AppDynamics
8 6 (1.30%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.86%) Cisco
9 4 (0.86%) Genesys
10 3 (0.65%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.65%) Sun
11 2 (0.43%) Sage
12 1 (0.22%) Citrix
12 1 (0.22%) McAfee
12 1 (0.22%) Telerik
12 1 (0.22%) Veritas