The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 74 72
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 3040 3802 4115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.57% 3.66% 3.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.53% 7.09% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2741 3332 3674
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

T-SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46571 53598 54648
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 54.65% 51.55% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39619 46209 46462
Median salary £47,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.29% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing T-SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in the UK

T-SQL
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for T-SQL in the UK

T-SQL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing T-SQL over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for T-SQL in the UK

T-SQL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing T-SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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 -3 2893 £45,000 - 348
London +6 1062 £55,000 +10.00% 113
South East +20 547 £42,500 -3.40% 53
North West -18 294 £37,500 -6.25% 50
City of London +44 293 £57,500 +15.00% 39
Yorkshire -15 276 £40,000 - 32
West Yorkshire -16 208 £40,000 +1.26% 21
East of England -12 204 £45,000 +2.27% 26
South West 0 181 £40,000 +6.66% 26
West Midlands -17 181 £41,000 +6.49% 28
Manchester -26 177 £35,000 -13.58% 32
East Midlands +41 142 £37,000 -7.50% 13
Leeds -23 142 £40,000 - 12
Hampshire +12 114 £40,000 -2.43% 11
Surrey +39 110 £53,000 +16.48% 6
Berkshire +24 104 £45,000 - 5
Hertfordshire +3 70 £45,000 -7.21% 9
Scotland +26 66 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Kent +43 65 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Nottinghamshire +21 60 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Cheshire +3 53 £40,750 +1.87% 9
Bristol -15 52 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Nottingham +23 50 £35,000 -19.07% 4
Staffordshire +4 50 £40,000 +5.26% 5
Wales -3 48 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Gloucestershire +28 46 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +1 46 £32,000 -28.88% 6
Birmingham -1 46 £38,750 -3.12% 8
Essex +16 44 £50,000 -4.76% 8
South Wales +4 44 £45,000 +5.88% 5

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing T-SQL 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 T-SQL.

1 5784 (95.46%) SQL
2 4544 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 3019 (49.83%) .NET
4 2982 (49.22%) C#
5 2521 (41.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2444 (40.34%) Microsoft
7 2286 (37.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1983 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
9 1882 (31.06%) Business Intelligence
10 1824 (30.10%) JavaScript
10 1824 (30.10%) ASP.NET
11 1674 (27.63%) MVC
12 1619 (26.72%) HTML
13 1422 (23.47%) CSS
14 1390 (22.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1388 (22.91%) Finance
16 1360 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
17 1222 (20.17%) MS Excel
18 1106 (18.25%) ETL
19 1001 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC
20 997 (16.45%) SQL Server 2008
21 983 (16.22%) jQuery
22 954 (15.75%) WCF
23 882 (14.56%) SQL Server 2012
24 853 (14.08%) XML
25 828 (13.67%) .NET Framework
26 812 (13.40%) Windows
27 790 (13.04%) Web Services
28 775 (12.79%) Scrum
29 702 (11.59%) Degree

T-SQL
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
1 327 (5.40%) IIS
2 286 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 103 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
4 94 (1.55%) CMS
5 64 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 62 (1.02%) SAS
7 52 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 51 (0.84%) JBoss
9 48 (0.79%) Confluence
10 41 (0.68%) NServiceBus
11 37 (0.61%) Apache
12 36 (0.59%) Apache Spark
13 34 (0.56%) GlassFish
14 33 (0.54%) WebSphere
15 24 (0.40%) Umbraco
16 21 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 19 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 18 (0.30%) Apache Pig
19 11 (0.18%) Apache Geronimo
20 9 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1222 (20.17%) MS Excel
2 125 (2.06%) MS Office
3 26 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.35%) InfoPath
6 19 (0.31%) SPSS
7 17 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.066%) Weka
11 3 (0.050%) MS Project
12 1 (0.017%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.017%) Stata
Business Applications
1 104 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 67 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 54 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 22 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
5 18 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 18 (0.30%) Markit EDM
6 16 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
7 11 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
7 11 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.18%) thinkFolio
8 7 (0.12%) Shopify
9 6 (0.099%) Payment Gateway
10 5 (0.083%) FastStats
10 5 (0.083%) Infor CRM
11 4 (0.066%) Magento
12 3 (0.050%) Dynamics GP
12 3 (0.050%) NetSuite
12 3 (0.050%) nopCommerce
12 3 (0.050%) Sage 1000
12 3 (0.050%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 580 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 163 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
3 136 (2.24%) SaaS
4 35 (0.58%) Office 365
5 25 (0.41%) GitHub
5 25 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 24 (0.40%) IaaS
6 24 (0.40%) PaaS
7 20 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
9 17 (0.28%) Google Play
10 16 (0.26%) Data Lake Analytics
11 13 (0.21%) Google Analytics
12 10 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
12 10 (0.17%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.083%) Yammer
14 4 (0.066%) Boomi
14 4 (0.066%) Datadog
14 4 (0.066%) iPaaS
15 2 (0.033%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (1.44%) Internet
2 66 (1.09%) Intranet
3 27 (0.45%) HTTP
4 26 (0.43%) DNS
5 24 (0.40%) Firewall
6 20 (0.33%) FTP
6 20 (0.33%) SAN
7 17 (0.28%) SSL
8 15 (0.25%) Extranet
8 15 (0.25%) TCP/IP
9 13 (0.21%) Kerberos
10 12 (0.20%) SMTP
10 12 (0.20%) WAN
11 11 (0.18%) Network Security
12 10 (0.17%) Wireshark
13 9 (0.15%) DHCP
13 9 (0.15%) LAN
14 7 (0.12%) Broadband
14 7 (0.12%) Unified Communications
14 7 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4544 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2521 (41.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2286 (37.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1390 (22.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1360 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
6 997 (16.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 882 (14.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 630 (10.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 554 (9.14%) Relational Database
10 539 (8.90%) Power BI
11 309 (5.10%) SQL Server 2016
12 298 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
13 279 (4.60%) MySQL
14 265 (4.37%) Big Data
15 255 (4.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 240 (3.96%) QlikView
17 212 (3.50%) OLAP
18 188 (3.10%) NoSQL
19 187 (3.09%) RDBMS
20 153 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 620 (10.23%) Visual Studio
2 526 (8.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 287 (4.74%) Subversion
4 266 (4.39%) Git (software)
5 254 (4.19%) NUnit
6 164 (2.71%) TeamCity
7 153 (2.53%) JIRA
8 118 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 116 (1.91%) MSTest
10 86 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
11 74 (1.22%) Selenium
12 66 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
13 55 (0.91%) Jenkins
14 39 (0.64%) MSBuild
15 37 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
16 33 (0.54%) Moq
17 32 (0.53%) SoapUI
18 31 (0.51%) Ant
18 31 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
19 27 (0.45%) ReSharper
General
1 1388 (22.91%) Finance
2 291 (4.80%) Banking
3 252 (4.16%) Retail
4 228 (3.76%) Legal
5 224 (3.70%) Advertising
6 202 (3.33%) Marketing
7 73 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 69 (1.14%) Back Office
8 69 (1.14%) Front Office
9 67 (1.11%) Law
10 58 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 58 (0.96%) Telecoms
11 54 (0.89%) Games
12 49 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 33 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
14 29 (0.48%) Automotive
15 23 (0.38%) Music Industry
16 22 (0.36%) Publishing
17 16 (0.26%) Electronics
17 16 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3984 (65.75%) Developer
2 1438 (23.73%) .NET Developer
3 1393 (22.99%) SQL Developer
4 1188 (19.61%) C# Developer
5 824 (13.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 741 (12.23%) Analyst
7 691 (11.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 665 (10.98%) DBA
9 644 (10.63%) Senior Developer
10 589 (9.72%) SQL DBA
11 484 (7.99%) SQL Server Developer
12 452 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
13 387 (6.39%) SSIS Developer
14 376 (6.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 375 (6.19%) Software Developer
16 371 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 370 (6.11%) T-SQL Developer
18 326 (5.38%) SQL BI Developer
19 316 (5.22%) SQL Analyst
20 312 (5.15%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3019 (49.83%) .NET
2 1824 (30.10%) ASP.NET
3 1619 (26.72%) HTML
4 1422 (23.47%) CSS
5 1001 (16.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 983 (16.22%) jQuery
7 954 (15.75%) WCF
8 853 (14.08%) XML
9 828 (13.67%) .NET Framework
10 790 (13.04%) Web Services
11 551 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 545 (8.99%) HTML5
13 513 (8.47%) WPF
14 484 (7.99%) Entity Framework
15 473 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 457 (7.54%) Ajax
17 348 (5.74%) LINQ
18 342 (5.64%) SOAP
19 322 (5.31%) WinForms
20 293 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 570 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 282 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 265 (4.37%) Replication
4 243 (4.01%) Clustering
5 174 (2.87%) Mobile App
6 148 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 129 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
8 107 (1.77%) User Experience
9 97 (1.60%) iPad
10 76 (1.25%) Fintech
11 70 (1.16%) NHS
12 57 (0.94%) Data Structures
13 49 (0.81%) N-Tier
14 47 (0.78%) Blog
15 46 (0.76%) Client/Server
16 44 (0.73%) Hedge funds
17 36 (0.59%) Algorithms
18 31 (0.51%) Equities
19 30 (0.50%) Data Centre
20 29 (0.48%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 812 (13.40%) Windows
2 270 (4.46%) Windows Server
3 160 (2.64%) Linux
4 123 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (1.06%) Unix
7 48 (0.79%) Android
8 26 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 14 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 13 (0.21%) CentOS
12 12 (0.20%) AIX
12 12 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
14 6 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.083%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.066%) MVS
17 2 (0.033%) Solaris
17 2 (0.033%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1983 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 1882 (31.06%) Business Intelligence
3 1674 (27.63%) MVC
4 1106 (18.25%) ETL
5 775 (12.79%) Scrum
6 630 (10.40%) TDD
7 608 (10.03%) Performance Tuning
8 525 (8.66%) OO
9 473 (7.81%) SDLC
10 439 (7.25%) Web Development
11 438 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
12 414 (6.83%) Data Modelling
13 400 (6.60%) Software Engineering
14 388 (6.40%) Unit Testing
15 344 (5.68%) Analytics
16 304 (5.02%) Mentoring
17 278 (4.59%) Kimball Methodology
18 272 (4.49%) High Availability
19 233 (3.85%) Visualisation
20 231 (3.81%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 5784 (95.46%) SQL
2 2982 (49.22%) C#
3 1824 (30.10%) JavaScript
4 479 (7.91%) VB.NET
5 403 (6.65%) Java
6 306 (5.05%) PL/SQL
7 281 (4.64%) PowerShell
8 188 (3.10%) VB
9 179 (2.95%) C++
10 175 (2.89%) VBA
11 128 (2.11%) Python
12 106 (1.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 86 (1.42%) TypeScript
14 82 (1.35%) PHP
15 75 (1.24%) R
16 65 (1.07%) C
17 58 (0.96%) VB6
18 54 (0.89%) XPath
19 48 (0.79%) VBScript
20 42 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 702 (11.59%) Degree
2 251 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 36 (0.59%) MCSA
4 36 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 33 (0.54%) ISTQB
6 29 (0.48%) ISEB
7 28 (0.46%) MCSE
8 18 (0.30%) MCTS
9 17 (0.28%) MCITP
10 14 (0.23%) MCP
11 11 (0.18%) HND
12 10 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.15%) MCSD
14 7 (0.12%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.083%) HNC
15 5 (0.083%) MCDBA
15 5 (0.083%) PMP
16 4 (0.066%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 3 (0.050%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (3.94%) QA
2 146 (2.41%) Data Quality
3 93 (1.53%) SLA
4 27 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.15%) HL7
7 8 (0.13%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.083%) PMO
9 4 (0.066%) SNOMED CT
9 4 (0.066%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.050%) IFRS
10 3 (0.050%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.050%) MiFID
11 2 (0.033%) GDPR
11 2 (0.033%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.033%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 116 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 33 (0.54%) Docker
3 25 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.083%) HDFS
7 4 (0.066%) Firmware
7 4 (0.066%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.066%) NFS
7 4 (0.066%) vSphere
8 3 (0.050%) Cronacle
8 3 (0.050%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.050%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.033%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.033%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.033%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.017%) iptables
10 1 (0.017%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.017%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (0.51%) Puppet
3 29 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
4 28 (0.46%) Opsview
5 22 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
5 22 (0.36%) SCOM
6 19 (0.31%) Nagios
7 13 (0.21%) Control-M
8 11 (0.18%) Perfmon
8 11 (0.18%) SCCM
9 9 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (0.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 8 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.12%) Ansible
12 6 (0.099%) SCOrch
12 6 (0.099%) SQL Sentry
13 4 (0.066%) HP Fortify
13 4 (0.066%) ITRS Geneos
13 4 (0.066%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2444 (40.34%) Microsoft
2 448 (7.39%) Oracle
3 378 (6.24%) Tableau
4 132 (2.18%) Cognos
5 98 (1.62%) SAP
6 73 (1.20%) Google
7 70 (1.16%) Sybase
8 58 (0.96%) Xamarin
9 49 (0.81%) Teradata
10 48 (0.79%) RedGate
11 41 (0.68%) VMware
12 37 (0.61%) Adobe
12 37 (0.61%) Informatica
12 37 (0.61%) Talend
13 36 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
14 30 (0.50%) Facebook
14 30 (0.50%) IBM
14 30 (0.50%) Sage
15 29 (0.48%) Telerik
16 27 (0.45%) Splunk
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Peninsula
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k basic
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits inc Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Cardiff DT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k + 3% Pension, Bonus, Healthcare and more
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday