Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
England > North West
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 68 63
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 -21
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 346 495 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.29% 4.14% 4.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.49% 7.61% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 301 438 559
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.88% -2.53%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 5,332 6,507 7,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 50.63% 54.42% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,157 5,489 6,282
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -22 200 £43,750 -2.78% 35
Cheshire -21 57 £41,250 -2.94% 18
Merseyside -1 47 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Lancashire -22 36 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Cumbria - 6 - -
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 320 (92.49%) SQL
2 240 (69.36%) SQL Server
3 196 (56.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 174 (50.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 153 (44.22%) .NET
6 144 (41.62%) C#
7 143 (41.33%) Business Intelligence
8 125 (36.13%) Microsoft
9 117 (33.82%) Data Warehouse
10 106 (30.64%) ASP.NET
11 102 (29.48%) ETL
12 98 (28.32%) JavaScript
13 81 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
14 78 (22.54%) Power BI
14 78 (22.54%) Power Platform
15 73 (21.10%) Finance
16 71 (20.52%) Problem-Solving
17 67 (19.36%) HTML
17 67 (19.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 55 (15.90%) Azure
18 55 (15.90%) CSS
18 55 (15.90%) jQuery
19 54 (15.61%) MVC
20 50 (14.45%) Windows
20 50 (14.45%) VBA
21 49 (14.16%) WCF
22 48 (13.87%) Software Engineering
23 47 (13.58%) Git (software)
24 46 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
25 44 (12.72%) PowerShell

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 (8.96%) IIS
2 22 (6.36%) Apache
2 22 (6.36%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.34%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.34%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.73%) CMS
5 4 (1.16%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.29%) SAS
6 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (8.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.89%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.58%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) FastStats
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 78 (22.54%) Power Platform
2 55 (15.90%) Azure
3 10 (2.89%) AWS
4 5 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.58%) GitHub
6 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.58%) IaaS
6 2 (0.58%) SaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.29%) GCP
7 1 (0.29%) Office 365
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.87%) FTP
2 1 (0.29%) Broadband
2 1 (0.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (69.36%) SQL Server
2 196 (56.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 174 (50.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 117 (33.82%) Data Warehouse
5 78 (22.54%) Power BI
6 67 (19.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 44 (12.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (11.56%) BusinessObjects
9 39 (11.27%) QlikView
10 21 (6.07%) Relational Database
11 18 (5.20%) Crystal Reports
11 18 (5.20%) SQL Server 2016
12 16 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (4.34%) Qlik Sense
13 15 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (4.05%) MongoDB
14 14 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (3.47%) NoSQL
16 11 (3.18%) OLAP
17 10 (2.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 47 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 30 (8.67%) IBM UrbanCode
3 25 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (5.78%) Visual Studio
5 16 (4.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 10 (2.89%) JIRA
7 9 (2.60%) ReSharper
7 9 (2.60%) Selenium
7 9 (2.60%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.16%) MSTest
9 4 (1.16%) NUnit
10 2 (0.58%) GitLab
10 2 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 73 (21.10%) Finance
2 33 (9.54%) Banking
3 22 (6.36%) Retail
4 20 (5.78%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.91%) Marketing
5 17 (4.91%) Public Sector
6 9 (2.60%) Law
7 8 (2.31%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.02%) Electronics
8 7 (2.02%) Local Government
9 6 (1.73%) Back Office
9 6 (1.73%) Games
9 6 (1.73%) Legal
9 6 (1.73%) Social Housing
10 5 (1.45%) Fire and Rescue
10 5 (1.45%) Police
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Housing Association
11 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 201 (58.09%) Developer
2 71 (20.52%) SQL Developer
3 68 (19.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 45 (13.01%) Analyst
5 42 (12.14%) Software Engineer
6 33 (9.54%) DBA
7 32 (9.25%) .NET Developer
8 30 (8.67%) Software Developer
9 26 (7.51%) C# Developer
9 26 (7.51%) SQL Analyst
9 26 (7.51%) SQL DBA
10 22 (6.36%) SQL BI Developer
10 22 (6.36%) SSRS Developer
11 21 (6.07%) SQL Server Analyst
12 20 (5.78%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (5.20%) SSIS Developer
14 17 (4.91%) T-SQL Developer
15 14 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 14 (4.05%) Consultant
16 11 (3.18%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (44.22%) .NET
2 106 (30.64%) ASP.NET
3 67 (19.36%) HTML
4 55 (15.90%) CSS
4 55 (15.90%) jQuery
5 49 (14.16%) WCF
6 40 (11.56%) XML
7 35 (10.12%) WPF
8 33 (9.54%) Web Services
9 32 (9.25%) JSON
10 30 (8.67%) .NET Framework
11 27 (7.80%) AngularJS
12 24 (6.94%) REST
13 22 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (6.36%) Entity Framework
14 21 (6.07%) Apache Flex
14 21 (6.07%) SOAP
15 19 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (5.20%) LINQ
16 18 (5.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.36%) PKI
3 19 (5.49%) Replication
4 10 (2.89%) Clustering
4 10 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.58%) EPoS
7 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.58%) NHS
7 2 (0.58%) Tandem
8 1 (0.29%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.29%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.29%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.29%) User Experience
8 1 (0.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.45%) Windows
2 30 (8.67%) Windows Server
3 27 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.89%) Android
4 10 (2.89%) Linux
5 9 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.16%) HPUX
8 3 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (41.33%) Business Intelligence
2 102 (29.48%) ETL
3 81 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (20.52%) Problem-Solving
5 54 (15.61%) MVC
6 48 (13.87%) Software Engineering
7 37 (10.69%) Scrum
8 34 (9.83%) ITIL
9 32 (9.25%) Performance Tuning
9 32 (9.25%) Workflow
10 31 (8.96%) SDLC
10 31 (8.96%) TDD
10 31 (8.96%) Unit Testing
10 31 (8.96%) Visualisation
11 30 (8.67%) ERP
11 30 (8.67%) Project Delivery
12 29 (8.38%) Coaching
13 28 (8.09%) Investment Management
13 28 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 27 (7.80%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 320 (92.49%) SQL
2 144 (41.62%) C#
3 98 (28.32%) JavaScript
4 50 (14.45%) VBA
5 44 (12.72%) PowerShell
6 20 (5.78%) VB.NET
7 18 (5.20%) PHP
8 15 (4.34%) PL/SQL
9 12 (3.47%) VB
10 11 (3.18%) TypeScript
11 7 (2.02%) C++
11 7 (2.02%) VBScript
12 6 (1.73%) Java
13 5 (1.45%) R
14 3 (0.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.87%) Python
15 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (10.12%) Degree
2 10 (2.89%) Master's Degree
2 10 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.31%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) GDPR
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (8.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 29 (8.38%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.31%) Docker
4 4 (1.16%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 30 (8.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (0.87%) SQL Sentry
4 2 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 125 (36.13%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.67%) IBM
3 25 (7.23%) Oracle
4 18 (5.20%) Sage
4 18 (5.20%) Tableau
5 12 (3.47%) SAP
6 10 (2.89%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.45%) DocuSign
7 5 (1.45%) iManage
7 5 (1.45%) Intapp
7 5 (1.45%) Nintex
8 4 (1.16%) InterSystems
8 4 (1.16%) VMware
9 3 (0.87%) Apple
9 3 (0.87%) Google
9 3 (0.87%) RedGate
9 3 (0.87%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.58%) IDERA
10 2 (0.58%) Telerik
11 1 (0.29%) Minitab