Transact-SQL
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring T-SQL skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited T-SQL over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 261 267 229
Rank change year-on-year +6 -38 -48
Permanent jobs citing T-SQL 1,133 1,239 3,079
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.03% 1.34% 1.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.27% 3.18% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 908 1,066 2,210
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £36,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £54,590
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +5.33% +9.18%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +15.38%

All Programming Languages
UK

T-SQL falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 34,656 38,951 93,173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 31.54% 42.12% 53.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25,663 26,205 43,405
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £98,474 £107,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -0.91% +4.76% +5.00%

T-SQL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing T-SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for T-SQL in the UK

T-SQL
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing T-SQL.

Salary trend for T-SQL in the UK

T-SQL
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing T-SQL over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for T-SQL in the UK

T-SQL
Top 16 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 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +5 1,007 £57,500 - 108
UK excluding London -9 749 £55,000 +4.76% 76
Work from Home +29 594 £57,500 +1.77% 85
London +43 338 £60,500 -6.92% 38
North of England +16 251 £51,250 -1.44% 20
North West +5 149 £50,000 -3.85% 10
Midlands -29 147 £57,500 +9.52% 22
South East -73 126 £60,000 +9.09% 13
West Midlands -4 113 £57,500 +15.00% 14
Scotland -9 82 £54,000 +8.00% 3
South West -10 79 £57,000 +19.37% 13
Yorkshire +36 73 £55,000 +6.80% 10
East of England -11 58 £42,186 -15.63% 4
East Midlands -30 34 £53,750 -2.27% 8
North East -4 29 £57,500 +6.98%
Wales +3 6 £41,629 -2.05%

T-SQL
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 73 (6.44%) IIS
2 59 (5.21%) CMS
3 57 (5.03%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.41%) Microsoft Exchange
5 10 (0.88%) EPiServer
6 7 (0.62%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.44%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.44%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.26%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.18%) Liferay
10 2 (0.18%) Magnolia
10 2 (0.18%) nginx
10 2 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.088%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.088%) SAS
11 1 (0.088%) Tornado
Applications
1 70 (6.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (1.68%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.53%) Trello
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.088%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.088%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (3.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (3.35%) SDL Web 8
3 19 (1.68%) Elite 3E
4 11 (0.97%) Shopify
5 10 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.79%) NEC Housing
7 4 (0.35%) Sonata
8 3 (0.26%) Infor SunSystems
8 3 (0.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (0.26%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.18%) Magento
9 2 (0.18%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.088%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.088%) JDE OneWorld
10 1 (0.088%) JDE World
10 1 (0.088%) Maximo
10 1 (0.088%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.088%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 599 (52.87%) Azure
2 398 (35.13%) Power Platform
3 109 (9.62%) AWS
4 107 (9.44%) Azure DevOps
5 86 (7.59%) Azure Data Factory
6 66 (5.83%) Snowflake
7 47 (4.15%) Serverless
8 46 (4.06%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 40 (3.53%) Microsoft 365
10 39 (3.44%) Matillion
11 36 (3.18%) Dynamics 365
12 26 (2.29%) Azure App Service
12 26 (2.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 24 (2.12%) SaaS
14 23 (2.03%) GitHub
15 21 (1.85%) Azure Service Bus
15 21 (1.85%) PowerApps
16 19 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 19 (1.68%) GCP
16 19 (1.68%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 74 (6.53%) Broadband
2 36 (3.18%) DNS
3 21 (1.85%) HTTP
4 10 (0.88%) DHCP
5 8 (0.71%) BIG-IP
5 8 (0.71%) Internet
6 6 (0.53%) Firewall
6 6 (0.53%) Intranet
6 6 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (0.35%) Network Security
7 4 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.26%) LAN
8 3 (0.26%) VPN
8 3 (0.26%) WAN
8 3 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.18%) FTP
9 2 (0.18%) SSL
9 2 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 785 (69.29%) SQL Server
2 375 (33.10%) Power BI
3 311 (27.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 229 (20.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 203 (17.92%) Data Warehouse
6 137 (12.09%) Azure SQL Database
7 128 (11.30%) Relational Database
8 101 (8.91%) Data Lake
9 93 (8.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 66 (5.83%) Tableau
11 40 (3.53%) Metadata
12 34 (3.00%) MySQL
13 29 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (2.47%) Oracle Database
15 26 (2.29%) MS Access
16 21 (1.85%) Big Data
16 21 (1.85%) Power Query
17 19 (1.68%) NoSQL
18 16 (1.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 15 (1.32%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 170 (15.00%) Git
2 125 (11.03%) Visual Studio
3 66 (5.83%) JIRA
4 48 (4.24%) Moq
5 40 (3.53%) NUnit
5 40 (3.53%) TeamCity
6 34 (3.00%) Jasmine
6 34 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 30 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 21 (1.85%) SpecFlow
9 19 (1.68%) git-flow
9 19 (1.68%) GitLab
9 19 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 19 (1.68%) Sourcetree
10 16 (1.41%) Postman
10 16 (1.41%) Visual Studio Code
11 15 (1.32%) Maven
12 11 (0.97%) Bitbucket
12 11 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 363 (32.04%) Social Skills
2 243 (21.45%) Finance
3 133 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
4 104 (9.18%) Law
5 85 (7.50%) Marketing
6 52 (4.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 50 (4.41%) Manufacturing
8 49 (4.32%) Retail
9 41 (3.62%) Banking
9 41 (3.62%) Legal
10 27 (2.38%) Public Sector
11 20 (1.77%) Back Office
12 17 (1.50%) Billing
12 17 (1.50%) Games
13 16 (1.41%) Influencing Skills
13 16 (1.41%) Organisational Skills
13 16 (1.41%) Telecoms
14 15 (1.32%) Investment Banking
14 15 (1.32%) Publishing
15 12 (1.06%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 439 (38.75%) Developer
2 215 (18.98%) Senior
3 169 (14.92%) DBA
4 140 (12.36%) Analyst
5 125 (11.03%) SQL DBA
6 102 (9.00%) Senior Developer
7 98 (8.65%) C# Developer
8 92 (8.12%) SQL Developer
9 84 (7.41%) Data Engineer
10 77 (6.80%) Software Engineer
11 71 (6.27%) Full Stack Developer
12 69 (6.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 59 (5.21%) .NET Developer
14 58 (5.12%) Administrator
15 53 (4.68%) Support Analyst
16 47 (4.15%) Applications Support
17 46 (4.06%) Lead
18 44 (3.88%) Architect
19 40 (3.53%) Data Analyst
20 36 (3.18%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (33.72%) .NET
2 233 (20.56%) ASP.NET
3 201 (17.74%) HTML
4 182 (16.06%) CSS
5 147 (12.97%) XML
6 142 (12.53%) .NET Framework
6 142 (12.53%) Web Services
7 127 (11.21%) JSON
8 126 (11.12%) SOAP
9 117 (10.33%) AngularJS
10 109 (9.62%) Entity Framework
11 108 (9.53%) RESTful
12 105 (9.27%) jQuery
13 104 (9.18%) REST
14 95 (8.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 84 (7.41%) React
16 79 (6.97%) .NET Core
17 49 (4.32%) ASP.NET Web API
18 45 (3.97%) Sass
19 40 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 51 (4.50%) Management Information System
2 39 (3.44%) Cloud Native
3 37 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
3 37 (3.27%) Legacy Code
4 34 (3.00%) Replication
5 20 (1.77%) Life Science
6 19 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (1.59%) NHS
8 17 (1.50%) Algorithms
8 17 (1.50%) Product Ownership
9 16 (1.41%) Clustering
10 15 (1.32%) Distributed Applications
10 15 (1.32%) Legacy Systems
10 15 (1.32%) Onboarding
11 14 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
12 12 (1.06%) Housing Association
13 10 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (0.88%) Public Cloud
14 9 (0.79%) EPoS
15 8 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 109 (9.62%) Windows
2 75 (6.62%) VMS
3 36 (3.18%) Linux
4 24 (2.12%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.62%) Unix
6 5 (0.44%) Android
6 5 (0.44%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.35%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.088%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (34.16%) Business Intelligence
2 279 (24.62%) Agile
3 270 (23.83%) ETL
4 222 (19.59%) Performance Tuning
5 214 (18.89%) DevOps
6 197 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
7 145 (12.80%) MVC
8 140 (12.36%) Full Stack Development
9 134 (11.83%) Analytics
10 129 (11.39%) Collaborative Working
11 125 (11.03%) Software Engineering
12 115 (10.15%) Visualisation
13 113 (9.97%) Computer Science
14 112 (9.89%) Data Modelling
15 111 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
16 109 (9.62%) High Availability
17 100 (8.83%) Mentoring
18 99 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
19 88 (7.77%) Scrum
20 87 (7.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1,071 (94.53%) SQL
2 355 (31.33%) C#
3 268 (23.65%) JavaScript
4 107 (9.44%) PowerShell
5 101 (8.91%) Python
6 89 (7.86%) VB.NET
7 68 (6.00%) PL/SQL
8 67 (5.91%) TypeScript
9 60 (5.30%) Java
10 48 (4.24%) VB
11 47 (4.15%) Data Analysis Expressions
12 44 (3.88%) XPath
13 40 (3.53%) VBA
14 28 (2.47%) VB6
15 19 (1.68%) R
16 15 (1.32%) Groovy
16 15 (1.32%) PHP
17 13 (1.15%) XAML
18 12 (1.06%) Kotlin
19 10 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 210 (18.53%) Degree
2 99 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (1.68%) Master's Degree
5 14 (1.24%) DBS Check
6 13 (1.15%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.88%) Azure Certification
8 8 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.53%) IIBA
9 6 (0.53%) MCSE
9 6 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.53%) SnowPro
10 5 (0.44%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.44%) MCP
11 4 (0.35%) HND
12 3 (0.26%) CIPD
12 3 (0.26%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.26%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.74%) Data Quality
2 42 (3.71%) QA
3 30 (2.65%) GDPR
4 20 (1.77%) SLA
5 15 (1.32%) Accessibility
6 8 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.53%) WAI
System Software
1 98 (8.65%) Virtual Machines
2 37 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.68%) Docker
4 9 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.35%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.18%) vSphere
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 46 (4.06%) Terraform
2 22 (1.94%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.79%) Foglight
4 8 (0.71%) Ansible
4 8 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (0.62%) Nagios
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.18%) SQL Sentry
8 1 (0.088%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.088%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 561 (49.51%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.15%) Databricks
3 68 (6.00%) Oracle
4 19 (1.68%) Adobe
4 19 (1.68%) Cognizant
5 18 (1.59%) DevExpress
6 16 (1.41%) NEC
7 15 (1.32%) Commvault
7 15 (1.32%) Google
8 13 (1.15%) MuleSoft
8 13 (1.15%) SAP
9 12 (1.06%) VMware
10 11 (0.97%) Alteryx
10 11 (0.97%) ServiceNow
11 10 (0.88%) Adaptive Insights
11 10 (0.88%) Anaplan
11 10 (0.88%) Jedox
11 10 (0.88%) Tagetik
12 9 (0.79%) Sun
13 8 (0.71%) Dell