Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
England > North West
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 52 39
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13 +17
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 569 606 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.66% 4.88% 5.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.97% 8.29% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 478 549 568
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 7,143 7,309 5,726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 58.53% 58.82% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,970 6,306 4,909
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
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 20 May 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 20 May 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 +2 337 £44,000 +14.29% 47
Cheshire -18 131 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Lancashire -14 58 £35,000 +6.06% 8
Merseyside -19 35 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Cumbria - 5 £22,500 -
T-SQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 527 (92.62%) SQL
2 349 (61.34%) SQL Server
3 279 (49.03%) .NET
4 258 (45.34%) C#
4 258 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
5 248 (43.59%) Microsoft
6 200 (35.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 179 (31.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 161 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
9 158 (27.77%) ASP.NET
10 138 (24.25%) MVC
11 128 (22.50%) Web Services
12 126 (22.14%) HTML
13 121 (21.27%) Scrum
14 118 (20.74%) Data Warehouse
15 115 (20.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 114 (20.04%) JavaScript
17 113 (19.86%) CSS
18 109 (19.16%) Finance
19 108 (18.98%) RESTful
20 99 (17.40%) OO
21 94 (16.52%) Windows
22 92 (16.17%) Software Engineering
23 74 (13.01%) Continuous Integration
24 73 (12.83%) Degree
25 70 (12.30%) .NET Framework
25 70 (12.30%) Power BI
26 67 (11.78%) Secure Coding
26 67 (11.78%) E-Commerce
27 66 (11.60%) Retail

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 39 (6.85%) IIS
2 33 (5.80%) Apache
3 15 (2.64%) Sitefinity
4 14 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.58%) CMS
6 7 (1.23%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.70%) LiveCycle
9 4 (0.70%) SAS
9 4 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.18%) Confluence
12 1 (0.18%) Drupal
12 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.18%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (6.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (5.27%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.53%) SPSS
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.81%) Elite 3E
2 15 (2.64%) Workfront
3 7 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.70%) FastStats
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.35%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.18%) Carpe Diem
7 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.18%) Magento
7 1 (0.18%) Movex
7 1 (0.18%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.18%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 56 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.41%) SaaS
4 7 (1.23%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.88%) Office 365
5 5 (0.88%) PaaS
6 4 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.28%) VLAN
2 8 (1.41%) LAN
2 8 (1.41%) WAN
3 7 (1.23%) VPN
4 6 (1.05%) Skype
5 5 (0.88%) HTTP
6 4 (0.70%) SAN
7 3 (0.53%) DNS
7 3 (0.53%) Internet
8 1 (0.18%) DHCP
8 1 (0.18%) Firewall
8 1 (0.18%) Intranet
8 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (61.34%) SQL Server
2 200 (35.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 179 (31.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 118 (20.74%) Data Warehouse
5 115 (20.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 70 (12.30%) Power BI
7 44 (7.73%) MySQL
8 41 (7.21%) SQL Server 2016
9 30 (5.27%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (4.92%) QlikView
11 27 (4.75%) Relational Database
12 26 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 25 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (3.51%) OLAP
14 20 (3.51%) RDBMS
15 19 (3.34%) Crystal Reports
16 17 (2.99%) OLAP Cube
17 16 (2.81%) DTS
18 13 (2.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 12 (2.11%) Looker
Development Applications
1 56 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (8.08%) JIRA
4 45 (7.91%) NUnit
5 34 (5.98%) MSTest
6 33 (5.80%) Jenkins
7 31 (5.45%) Visual Studio
8 30 (5.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 27 (4.75%) MSBuild
10 18 (3.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 17 (2.99%) Selenium
12 10 (1.76%) Subversion
13 5 (0.88%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.70%) WebDriver
15 1 (0.18%) Bazaar
15 1 (0.18%) Jasmine
15 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
15 1 (0.18%) Moq
15 1 (0.18%) PhantomJS
15 1 (0.18%) PHPUnit
General
1 109 (19.16%) Finance
2 66 (11.60%) Retail
3 24 (4.22%) Retail Banking
4 17 (2.99%) Legal
5 15 (2.64%) Marketing
6 12 (2.11%) Advertising
7 11 (1.93%) Games
8 9 (1.58%) Automotive
9 6 (1.05%) Banking
10 3 (0.53%) Law
10 3 (0.53%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.35%) Billing
11 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 344 (60.46%) Developer
2 137 (24.08%) .NET Developer
3 123 (21.62%) C# Developer
4 113 (19.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 107 (18.80%) SQL Developer
6 84 (14.76%) Analyst
7 78 (13.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 73 (12.83%) Senior Developer
9 55 (9.67%) Software Developer
10 50 (8.79%) Software Engineer
11 48 (8.44%) .NET Software Engineer
12 46 (8.08%) C# Software Developer
12 46 (8.08%) DBA
13 44 (7.73%) .NET Software Developer
14 41 (7.21%) SQL DBA
15 40 (7.03%) ASP.NET Developer
16 39 (6.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 39 (6.85%) SQL Analyst
17 35 (6.15%) SQL BI Developer
18 34 (5.98%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (49.03%) .NET
2 158 (27.77%) ASP.NET
3 128 (22.50%) Web Services
4 126 (22.14%) HTML
5 113 (19.86%) CSS
6 108 (18.98%) RESTful
7 70 (12.30%) .NET Framework
8 64 (11.25%) jQuery
9 63 (11.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 60 (10.54%) AngularJS
11 56 (9.84%) WCF
12 55 (9.67%) XML
13 54 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 47 (8.26%) SOAP
15 37 (6.50%) LINQ
15 37 (6.50%) WPF
16 34 (5.98%) Silverlight
16 34 (5.98%) WF
16 34 (5.98%) XSLT
17 29 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.31%) Management Information System
2 52 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.62%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (3.51%) Clustering
5 18 (3.16%) Replication
6 15 (2.64%) Fintech
7 13 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (1.93%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.93%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.88%) W3C
12 3 (0.53%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.53%) NHS
12 3 (0.53%) PKI
12 3 (0.53%) Tandem
13 2 (0.35%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.35%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.35%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 94 (16.52%) Windows
2 38 (6.68%) Windows Server
3 13 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.88%) Unix
6 4 (0.70%) Android
7 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (45.34%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
3 138 (24.25%) MVC
4 121 (21.27%) Scrum
5 99 (17.40%) OO
6 92 (16.17%) Software Engineering
7 74 (13.01%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (11.78%) E-Commerce
8 67 (11.78%) Secure Coding
9 64 (11.25%) ETL
10 60 (10.54%) Microservices
11 49 (8.61%) OOP
11 49 (8.61%) Test Automation
12 48 (8.44%) Analytics
13 46 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
13 46 (8.08%) TDD
14 44 (7.73%) SOLID
15 41 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
16 40 (7.03%) Visualisation
17 39 (6.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 527 (92.62%) SQL
2 258 (45.34%) C#
3 114 (20.04%) JavaScript
4 50 (8.79%) VBA
5 43 (7.56%) VB.NET
6 41 (7.21%) Java
6 41 (7.21%) PowerShell
7 40 (7.03%) PL/SQL
8 36 (6.33%) PHP
8 36 (6.33%) TypeScript
9 34 (5.98%) C++
10 22 (3.87%) C
10 22 (3.87%) VB
11 13 (2.28%) Python
12 8 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 7 (1.23%) R
14 6 (1.05%) VBScript
15 3 (0.53%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.35%) Perl
16 2 (0.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 73 (12.83%) Degree
2 41 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (5.62%) MCSA
4 27 (4.75%) MCSE
5 26 (4.57%) MCP
6 6 (1.05%) CCNA
6 6 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.35%) HND
7 2 (0.35%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.35%) MCPD
7 2 (0.35%) MCTS
8 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.22%) QA
2 6 (1.05%) SLA
3 5 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 38 (6.68%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.76%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.53%) Docker
6 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.41%) FortiGate
1 8 (1.41%) SQL Sentry
2 5 (0.88%) Backup Exec
2 5 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.35%) SCCM
4 2 (0.35%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 248 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.02%) Oracle
3 39 (6.85%) Tableau
4 35 (6.15%) WorldPay
5 24 (4.22%) Xamarin
6 17 (2.99%) SAP
7 15 (2.64%) Intapp
7 15 (2.64%) Reuters
7 15 (2.64%) VMware
8 14 (2.46%) Cisco
9 11 (1.93%) Capita
10 9 (1.58%) Google
10 9 (1.58%) HP
10 9 (1.58%) RedGate
11 8 (1.41%) Intel
11 8 (1.41%) Juniper
11 8 (1.41%) ProCurve
11 8 (1.41%) Sophos
12 5 (0.88%) Sage
12 5 (0.88%) Veeam