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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Transact-SQL
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 77 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8  
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 3251 3340 4547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.69% 3.44% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.58% 6.52% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2863 2957 3951
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.61% +1.25%  

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 49444 51255 56932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 56.13% 52.80% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41442 44385 48541
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 25 June 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 25 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 +2 3110 £45,000 - 346
London +3 1247 £57,500 +9.52% 113
South East +9 508 £45,000 +3.44% 68
North West -14 345 £37,500 -1.31% 50
City of London +32 285 £60,000 +9.09% 35
Yorkshire +6 272 £42,500 +6.25% 31
West Midlands +25 247 £41,000 +5.12% 19
West Yorkshire -2 203 £45,000 +12.50% 25
South West +5 188 £39,000 -2.50% 23
Manchester -25 188 £38,500 -3.75% 32
East of England -24 180 £45,000 -10.00% 28
Leeds 0 130 £41,500 +3.75% 20
Surrey +45 112 £52,500 +14.13% 16
East Midlands +4 106 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Hampshire -16 97 £40,000 - 19
Birmingham +55 96 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Scotland +27 82 £40,000 - 6
Cheshire -6 81 £37,500 - 3
Hertfordshire -16 73 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Berkshire +7 72 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Bradford +9 61 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Buckinghamshire -9 53 £42,500 -1.16% 7
Bristol -35 53 £42,500 - 6
Kent +34 52 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Lancashire +18 48 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Somerset -1 47 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Nottinghamshire -15 47 £37,500 -14.77% 5
Nottingham +3 45 £37,500 -14.77% 4
West Sussex +10 43 £45,000 - 3
Reigate +30 40 £50,000 +11.11% 6

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 5960 (95.34%) SQL
2 4804 (76.85%) SQL Server
3 3019 (48.30%) C#
4 3000 (47.99%) .NET
5 2604 (41.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2518 (40.28%) Microsoft
7 2432 (38.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2116 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
9 2043 (32.68%) Business Intelligence
10 1849 (29.58%) ASP.NET
11 1797 (28.75%) JavaScript
12 1690 (27.04%) MVC
13 1656 (26.49%) HTML
14 1598 (25.56%) Finance
15 1524 (24.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 1450 (23.20%) Data Warehouse
17 1435 (22.96%) CSS
18 1222 (19.55%) ETL
19 986 (15.77%) jQuery
20 982 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
21 898 (14.37%) .NET Framework
22 853 (13.65%) Windows
23 849 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
24 846 (13.53%) WCF
25 828 (13.25%) XML
26 811 (12.97%) Web Services
27 769 (12.30%) SQL Server 2012
28 752 (12.03%) Scrum
29 742 (11.87%) Degree
30 706 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 304 (4.86%) IIS
2 234 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 142 (2.27%) CMS
4 89 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
5 70 (1.12%) Confluence
6 54 (0.86%) SAS
7 52 (0.83%) JBoss
8 51 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 51 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 45 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 39 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 32 (0.51%) Apache Spark
12 27 (0.43%) GlassFish
13 25 (0.40%) Apache
13 25 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
14 22 (0.35%) WebSphere
15 21 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (0.30%) Apache Pig
17 13 (0.21%) Alfresco
17 13 (0.21%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 444 (7.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 139 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 46 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (0.37%) FileZilla
5 20 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.19%) SPSS
7 11 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.064%) Weka
10 3 (0.048%) Microsoft Project
11 1 (0.016%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.016%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 117 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 47 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 34 (0.54%) Markit EDM
5 29 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 17 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 15 (0.24%) thinkFolio
8 14 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 12 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
10 11 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
11 9 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
12 8 (0.13%) SAP CO
12 8 (0.13%) SAP FI
12 8 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
12 8 (0.13%) SAP FSCM
12 8 (0.13%) SAP MM
12 8 (0.13%) SAP PS
12 8 (0.13%) SAP SD
13 6 (0.096%) Visualfiles
14 4 (0.064%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 706 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 228 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 139 (2.22%) SaaS
4 32 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 32 (0.51%) Office 365
5 28 (0.45%) GitHub
6 22 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 22 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (0.35%) Google Play
7 19 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
8 18 (0.29%) IaaS
9 17 (0.27%) OpenShift
9 17 (0.27%) PaaS
10 15 (0.24%) Boomi
11 12 (0.19%) iPaaS
12 10 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
13 9 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
13 9 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
14 7 (0.11%) BrowserStack
15 6 (0.096%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 106 (1.70%) Internet
2 53 (0.85%) FTP
3 49 (0.78%) Intranet
4 38 (0.61%) Firewall
5 29 (0.46%) SAN
6 25 (0.40%) DNS
6 25 (0.40%) SMTP
7 18 (0.29%) Kerberos
7 18 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 17 (0.27%) Network Security
9 13 (0.21%) WAN
10 12 (0.19%) HTTP
11 11 (0.18%) ATM
11 11 (0.18%) SSL
12 10 (0.16%) DHCP
13 8 (0.13%) Broadband
14 7 (0.11%) Extranet
14 7 (0.11%) LAN
15 6 (0.096%) Multicast
16 4 (0.064%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4804 (76.85%) SQL Server
2 2604 (41.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2432 (38.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1524 (24.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1450 (23.20%) Data Warehouse
6 849 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 769 (12.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 615 (9.84%) SQL Server 2014
9 598 (9.57%) Power BI
10 498 (7.97%) Relational Database
11 425 (6.80%) SQL Server 2016
12 303 (4.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 294 (4.70%) Big Data
14 244 (3.90%) QlikView
15 236 (3.78%) MySQL
16 233 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
17 226 (3.62%) NoSQL
18 223 (3.57%) OLAP
19 196 (3.14%) RDBMS
20 165 (2.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 688 (11.01%) Visual Studio
2 561 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 300 (4.80%) Subversion
4 274 (4.38%) NUnit
5 273 (4.37%) Git (software)
6 196 (3.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 193 (3.09%) JIRA
8 141 (2.26%) TeamCity
9 103 (1.65%) Rhino Mocks
10 93 (1.49%) MSTest
11 90 (1.44%) Jenkins
11 90 (1.44%) Selenium
12 79 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
13 50 (0.80%) Ant
14 49 (0.78%) Bitbucket
14 49 (0.78%) Maven
14 49 (0.78%) SpecFlow
15 40 (0.64%) JUnit
16 39 (0.62%) gulp
16 39 (0.62%) SoapUI
General
1 1598 (25.56%) Finance
2 332 (5.31%) Banking
3 292 (4.67%) Retail
4 266 (4.26%) Marketing
5 237 (3.79%) Legal
6 175 (2.80%) Advertising
7 117 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 92 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 86 (1.38%) Back Office
10 84 (1.34%) Law
11 81 (1.30%) Electronics
12 74 (1.18%) Investment Banking
13 68 (1.09%) Games
14 65 (1.04%) Financial Institution
15 63 (1.01%) Front Office
16 38 (0.61%) Publishing
17 30 (0.48%) Automotive
17 30 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
18 26 (0.42%) Billing
19 18 (0.29%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 4081 (65.29%) Developer
2 1493 (23.88%) SQL Developer
3 1433 (22.92%) .NET Developer
4 1226 (19.61%) C# Developer
5 867 (13.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 731 (11.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 685 (10.96%) DBA
8 673 (10.77%) Analyst
9 644 (10.30%) Senior Developer
10 619 (9.90%) SQL DBA
11 509 (8.14%) SQL Server Developer
12 490 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
13 431 (6.89%) SSIS Developer
14 405 (6.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 391 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
16 378 (6.05%) Software Developer
17 376 (6.02%) T-SQL Developer
18 374 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 301 (4.82%) SSRS Developer
20 286 (4.58%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3000 (47.99%) .NET
2 1849 (29.58%) ASP.NET
3 1656 (26.49%) HTML
4 1435 (22.96%) CSS
5 986 (15.77%) jQuery
6 982 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 898 (14.37%) .NET Framework
8 846 (13.53%) WCF
9 828 (13.25%) XML
10 811 (12.97%) Web Services
11 643 (10.29%) AngularJS
12 577 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 548 (8.77%) HTML5
14 539 (8.62%) Entity Framework
15 506 (8.09%) WPF
16 409 (6.54%) Ajax
17 383 (6.13%) LINQ
18 363 (5.81%) SOAP
19 361 (5.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 293 (4.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 555 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
2 298 (4.77%) Computer Science
3 280 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
4 245 (3.92%) Replication
5 235 (3.76%) Clustering
6 192 (3.07%) Management Information System
7 160 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 141 (2.26%) User Experience
9 100 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
9 100 (1.60%) Fintech
10 75 (1.20%) N-Tier
11 74 (1.18%) iPad
12 69 (1.10%) Client/Server
13 62 (0.99%) Equities
14 51 (0.82%) Data Structures
15 42 (0.67%) NHS
16 35 (0.56%) Social Media
17 33 (0.53%) Data Centre
17 33 (0.53%) Hedge funds
18 31 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 853 (13.65%) Windows
2 229 (3.66%) Windows Server
3 208 (3.33%) Linux
4 100 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (1.18%) Unix
7 54 (0.86%) Android
8 19 (0.30%) Apple iOS
9 18 (0.29%) AIX
10 16 (0.26%) CentOS
10 16 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
12 10 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.14%) Windows 10
14 8 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.096%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.048%) MVS
16 3 (0.048%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.032%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2116 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 2043 (32.68%) Business Intelligence
3 1690 (27.04%) MVC
4 1222 (19.55%) ETL
5 752 (12.03%) Scrum
6 694 (11.10%) TDD
7 617 (9.87%) Performance Tuning
8 543 (8.69%) Web Development
9 541 (8.65%) OO
10 509 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
11 494 (7.90%) SDLC
12 464 (7.42%) Software Engineering
13 393 (6.29%) Data Modelling
14 378 (6.05%) Unit Testing
15 340 (5.44%) Analytics
16 327 (5.23%) Mentoring
17 321 (5.14%) Test Automation
18 264 (4.22%) Migration
19 260 (4.16%) CRM
20 259 (4.14%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 5960 (95.34%) SQL
2 3019 (48.30%) C#
3 1797 (28.75%) JavaScript
4 423 (6.77%) Java
5 386 (6.18%) VB.NET
6 327 (5.23%) PowerShell
7 296 (4.74%) PL/SQL
8 202 (3.23%) VB
9 181 (2.90%) Python
10 159 (2.54%) C++
11 158 (2.53%) VBA
12 109 (1.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 107 (1.71%) R
14 99 (1.58%) PHP
15 96 (1.54%) TypeScript
16 84 (1.34%) C
17 61 (0.98%) VB6
17 61 (0.98%) XPath
18 56 (0.90%) VBScript
19 37 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 742 (11.87%) Degree
2 187 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 152 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 46 (0.74%) ISEB
5 38 (0.61%) MCSE
5 38 (0.61%) Security Cleared
6 35 (0.56%) ISTQB
7 31 (0.50%) MCSA
8 24 (0.38%) HND
9 22 (0.35%) SC Cleared
10 17 (0.27%) PMI Certification
11 16 (0.26%) MCP
12 13 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.19%) Master's Degree
13 12 (0.19%) PMP
14 11 (0.18%) MCITP
14 11 (0.18%) MCTS
15 6 (0.096%) GNVQ
15 6 (0.096%) HNC
15 6 (0.096%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (3.44%) QA
2 188 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 59 (0.94%) SLA
4 33 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 22 (0.35%) SEPA
6 19 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 15 (0.24%) ISO 14001
8 7 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.096%) ISO 8583
10 4 (0.064%) GDPR
10 4 (0.064%) PMO
11 3 (0.048%) HL7
11 3 (0.048%) IFRS
11 3 (0.048%) IFRS 9
11 3 (0.048%) MiFID
11 3 (0.048%) RosettaNet
11 3 (0.048%) SNOMED CT
11 3 (0.048%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.016%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 153 (2.45%) Active Directory
2 32 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.35%) Docker
4 17 (0.27%) HDFS
5 16 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.080%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.080%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.080%) vSphere
7 4 (0.064%) NFS
7 4 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.048%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.032%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.032%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.016%) Cronacle
10 1 (0.016%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.016%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.016%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.016%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 75 (1.20%) Opsview
2 40 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
3 29 (0.46%) Nagios
3 29 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (0.42%) Puppet
5 23 (0.37%) Control-M
6 18 (0.29%) Ansible
7 17 (0.27%) SCOM
8 15 (0.24%) SCCM
9 10 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.13%) SQL Sentry
12 7 (0.11%) Perfmon
13 6 (0.096%) SCOrch
13 6 (0.096%) ZENworks
14 5 (0.080%) Oozie
14 5 (0.080%) WSUS
15 4 (0.064%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
15 4 (0.064%) Oracle RMAN
16 2 (0.032%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2518 (40.28%) Microsoft
2 490 (7.84%) Oracle
3 374 (5.98%) Tableau
4 183 (2.93%) SAP
5 101 (1.62%) Sybase
6 92 (1.47%) Cognos
7 88 (1.41%) Google
8 75 (1.20%) Splunk
9 66 (1.06%) Xamarin
10 63 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 63 (1.01%) VMware
11 61 (0.98%) IBM
12 56 (0.90%) Sitecore
13 51 (0.82%) Alteryx
13 51 (0.82%) Facebook
14 42 (0.67%) Informatica
15 41 (0.66%) Bloomberg
16 34 (0.54%) Telerik
17 33 (0.53%) RedGate
18 32 (0.51%) Apple
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £60kK + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
FinTech London Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Flintshire
Recann
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £43,500 to £49,500 per annum + benefits inc pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Car finance 247
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago