The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SSDT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SSDT over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 876 932
Rank change year-on-year +50 +56  
Permanent jobs citing SSDT 48 71 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.072% 0.050%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 62 50
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £40,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £61,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £44,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.74% +27.14%  

SSDT is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 27432 29570 36350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.88% 29.98% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23131 25206 30679
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SSDT
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SSDT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SSDT in the UK

SSDT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SSDT.

Salary trend for SSDT in the UK

SSDT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SSDT over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SSDT in the UK

SSDT
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SSDT within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 46 £46,500 +3.33% 6
London +34 21 £67,500 +28.57% 1
City of London - 18 £67,500 -
South East +38 16 £44,000 -1.12% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 12 £44,000 -1.12%
South West +11 8 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Newport Pagnell -1 7 £44,000 -1.12%
Somerset +2 5 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Milton Keynes -3 5 £45,000 +4.65%
Bath -10 5 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Basingstoke - 2 £47,500 -
Oxford - 2 £45,000 - 1
Dorset - 2 £23,000 - 2
Hampshire - 2 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Scotland - 2 £33,500 -
Manchester -30 1 £44,500 +4.70% 1
North West -41 1 £44,500 +4.70% 1
Devon - 1 £40,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £33,500 -
Exeter - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing SSDT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SSDT.

1 80 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 79 (89.77%) SQL
3 59 (67.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 52 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (51.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (46.59%) ETL
8 37 (42.05%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (42.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 34 (38.64%) Power BI
10 33 (37.50%) Data Modelling
10 33 (37.50%) T-SQL
11 31 (35.23%) OLAP
12 29 (32.95%) Visual Studio
13 28 (31.82%) .NET
14 27 (30.68%) C#
15 26 (29.55%) Sybase
15 26 (29.55%) MS Visio
15 26 (29.55%) PowerDesigner
15 26 (29.55%) OLAP Cube
16 25 (28.41%) Tableau
16 25 (28.41%) Regression Testing
17 24 (27.27%) Relational Database
18 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
18 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
18 21 (23.86%) Visualisation
18 21 (23.86%) Data Visualisation
19 20 (22.73%) HTML
20 19 (21.59%) CSS
20 19 (21.59%) HTML5

SSDT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.27%) NServiceBus
1 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (29.55%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.68%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.14%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 59 (67.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (51.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 37 (42.05%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (42.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (38.64%) Power BI
6 31 (35.23%) OLAP
7 26 (29.55%) OLAP Cube
8 24 (27.27%) Relational Database
9 16 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (6.82%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
13 5 (5.68%) OLTP
14 4 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (3.41%) Big Data
15 3 (3.41%) MySQL
16 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (32.95%) Visual Studio
2 26 (29.55%) PowerDesigner
3 11 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (6.82%) TeamCity
6 5 (5.68%) tSQLt
7 2 (2.27%) Moq
7 2 (2.27%) NUnit
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (78.41%) Developer
2 36 (40.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 31 (35.23%) Senior Developer
4 25 (28.41%) OLAP Developer
4 25 (28.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 25 (28.41%) Senior OLAP Developer
4 25 (28.41%) SSAS Developer
4 25 (28.41%) Tableau Developer
5 21 (23.86%) Data Visualisation Developer
6 17 (19.32%) SQL Developer
7 14 (15.91%) .NET Developer
8 13 (14.77%) DBA
8 13 (14.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (13.64%) Administrator
9 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (13.64%) SQL DBA
10 10 (11.36%) SQL Server DBA
11 6 (6.82%) Applications Developer
11 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 6 (6.82%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.82%) .NET
2 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
3 20 (22.73%) HTML
4 19 (21.59%) CSS
4 19 (21.59%) HTML5
5 17 (19.32%) JSON
6 15 (17.05%) AngularJS
6 15 (17.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (15.91%) Web Services
8 13 (14.77%) .NET Framework
8 13 (14.77%) Entity Framework
8 13 (14.77%) jQuery
8 13 (14.77%) Sass
9 6 (6.82%) Ajax
9 6 (6.82%) CSS3
10 3 (3.41%) WCF
11 2 (2.27%) Castle Windsor
11 2 (2.27%) Kendo UI
11 2 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 11 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 11 (12.50%) Social Media
3 6 (6.82%) Clustering
3 6 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.82%) Replication
4 4 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (46.59%) ETL
3 33 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 25 (28.41%) Regression Testing
5 21 (23.86%) Data Visualisation
5 21 (23.86%) Visualisation
6 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (19.32%) MVC
7 17 (19.32%) Web Development
8 16 (18.18%) SOLID
9 14 (15.91%) Inversion of Control
9 14 (15.91%) Unit Testing
10 9 (10.23%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (7.95%) High Availability
13 5 (5.68%) Change Data Capture
14 4 (4.55%) Business Process Modelling
14 4 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
14 4 (4.55%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 79 (89.77%) SQL
2 33 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 27 (30.68%) C#
4 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (4.55%) VB
7 4 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.27%) VBA
9 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.27%) MCP
4 2 (2.27%) MCPD
4 2 (2.27%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.14%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.55%) Sybase
3 25 (28.41%) Tableau
4 11 (12.50%) RedGate
5 4 (4.55%) Cognos
5 4 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle
6 1 (1.14%) VMware
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