17.05 - Example: Ordering on Column Name or Column Position Using an Ascending or Descending Sort Sequence - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Manipulation Language

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.05
Release Date
January 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1146-175K
Language
English (United States)

Each of the following statements can be used to list employees by department number, with the highest paid employee listed first and the lowest paid last:

     SELECT name, dept_no, salary
     FROM employee
     ORDER BY 2 ASC, 3 DESC;
     SELECT name, dept_no, salary
     FROM employee
     ORDER BY dept_no, salary DESC;