There are times when you want to perform conditional checks within a SQL Query in SQL Server .
Below is a sample Query that demonstrates how to do it.
Equivalent of IF Statement in SQL Server
Assume that the Employee table contains a column called “Designation” and we might want to show a value 1 if the designation is SSE else show 0 . You can do it with the below query.
SELECT CASE WHEN designation ='SSE' THEN 1 ELSE 0 END as SENIOR, * FROM Employee