The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 347 401 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.15% 21.25% 17.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.91% 58.88% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 327 352 267
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,550 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
632 681 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 31.24% 36.09% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 554 602 464
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bristol region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bristol

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 340 (53.54%) .NET
2 306 (48.19%) C#
3 287 (45.20%) SQL
4 233 (36.69%) ASP.NET
5 220 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
6 201 (31.65%) Microsoft
7 157 (24.72%) MVC
8 153 (24.09%) JavaScript
9 146 (22.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 134 (21.10%) HTML
11 125 (19.69%) Oracle
12 124 (19.53%) CSS
13 121 (19.06%) Windows
14 119 (18.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 109 (17.17%) Scrum
16 105 (16.54%) MS Excel
17 104 (16.38%) XML
18 101 (15.91%) Web Services
19 99 (15.59%) Degree
19 99 (15.59%) TDD
20 97 (15.28%) WCF
21 89 (14.02%) .NET Framework
22 88 (13.86%) Finance
23 85 (13.39%) VB.NET
24 83 (13.07%) jQuery
25 81 (12.76%) T-SQL
26 77 (12.13%) OO
27 76 (11.97%) SharePoint
28 75 (11.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 71 (11.18%) Ajax

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (11.97%) SharePoint
2 41 (6.46%) WebLogic
3 40 (6.30%) JBoss
4 37 (5.83%) WebSphere
5 36 (5.67%) Umbraco
6 32 (5.04%) MS Exchange
7 26 (4.09%) IIS
8 24 (3.78%) Node.js
9 23 (3.62%) SharePoint 2013
10 19 (2.99%) CMS
11 18 (2.83%) Apache ServiceMix
12 17 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (2.36%) Lync
14 12 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (1.89%) Tomcat
15 10 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
16 6 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.94%) GlassFish
17 5 (0.79%) Kentico
18 4 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 105 (16.54%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.88%) MS Office
3 5 (0.79%) AutoCAD
3 5 (0.79%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.79%) Revit
4 4 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.63%) MS Project
5 2 (0.31%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 42 (6.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.63%) Agresso
4 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.94%) Office 365
3 5 (0.79%) Pure360
3 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.63%) SaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.41%) Firewall
2 19 (2.99%) VPN
3 17 (2.68%) DHCP
4 15 (2.36%) HTTP
5 14 (2.20%) ISDN
5 14 (2.20%) MPLS
6 13 (2.05%) SAN
7 12 (1.89%) LAN
7 12 (1.89%) WAN
8 11 (1.73%) DNS
8 11 (1.73%) VLAN
9 9 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (1.42%) Internet
10 7 (1.10%) Intranet
11 6 (0.94%) VoIP
12 5 (0.79%) Ethernet
12 5 (0.79%) Extranet
12 5 (0.79%) NAS
13 4 (0.63%) TCP/IP
14 3 (0.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (22.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 75 (11.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (9.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 57 (8.98%) MySQL
6 53 (8.35%) Relational Database
7 40 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (5.35%) NoSQL
9 33 (5.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 33 (5.20%) RDBMS
10 29 (4.57%) Big Data
11 24 (3.78%) Hadoop
12 23 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (2.52%) QlikView
14 15 (2.36%) MongoDB
15 13 (2.05%) OLAP
16 10 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (1.57%) MS Access
16 10 (1.57%) DataStage
16 10 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 46 (7.24%) Visual Studio
2 44 (6.93%) NUnit
3 40 (6.30%) Moq
4 39 (6.14%) Git (software)
5 35 (5.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 33 (5.20%) JUnit
6 33 (5.20%) Eclipse
7 29 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (4.09%) Ant
9 22 (3.46%) CruiseControl
9 22 (3.46%) Cucumber
10 21 (3.31%) TeamCity
11 20 (3.15%) SpecFlow
12 18 (2.83%) Eclipse RCP
12 18 (2.83%) MSTest
13 17 (2.68%) Jenkins
14 15 (2.36%) Maven
15 12 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 10 (1.57%) Subversion
17 6 (0.94%) InstallShield
General
1 88 (13.86%) Finance
2 39 (6.14%) Marketing
3 32 (5.04%) Banking
4 23 (3.62%) Retail
4 23 (3.62%) Legal
5 22 (3.46%) Advertising
6 18 (2.83%) French Language
7 16 (2.52%) Games
8 13 (2.05%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.89%) Law
10 11 (1.73%) Back Office
11 8 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.94%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.63%) Automotive
14 3 (0.47%) Local Government
15 2 (0.31%) International Banking
15 2 (0.31%) Military
15 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.16%) Billing
16 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 360 (56.69%) Developer
2 150 (23.62%) .NET Developer
3 74 (11.65%) C# Developer
4 70 (11.02%) Analyst
4 70 (11.02%) Senior Developer
5 57 (8.98%) Software Developer
6 42 (6.61%) Applications Support
7 39 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (5.67%) Support Engineer
9 33 (5.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 31 (4.88%) DBA
11 29 (4.57%) Administrator
12 27 (4.25%) Support Analyst
13 26 (4.09%) Applications Support Analyst
13 26 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (3.94%) Senior .NET Developer
15 24 (3.78%) Software Engineer
16 23 (3.62%) Java Developer
17 21 (3.31%) Java Software Engineer
18 20 (3.15%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (53.54%) .NET
2 233 (36.69%) ASP.NET
3 134 (21.10%) HTML
4 124 (19.53%) CSS
5 119 (18.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 104 (16.38%) XML
7 101 (15.91%) Web Services
8 97 (15.28%) WCF
9 89 (14.02%) .NET Framework
10 83 (13.07%) jQuery
11 71 (11.18%) Ajax
12 46 (7.24%) RESTful
13 42 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web API
14 39 (6.14%) J2EE
15 37 (5.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 37 (5.83%) HTML5
16 35 (5.51%) XSLT
17 34 (5.35%) SOAP
18 33 (5.20%) JSP
19 32 (5.04%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.50%) N-Tier
2 49 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (7.40%) Computer Science
4 41 (6.46%) Client/Server
5 36 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (5.20%) Inversion of Control
7 22 (3.46%) Social Media
7 22 (3.46%) BBC
8 18 (2.83%) SWIFT
9 17 (2.68%) Management Information System
10 13 (2.05%) Open Source
11 11 (1.73%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.26%) Statistics
13 6 (0.94%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.94%) Replication
13 6 (0.94%) User Experience
13 6 (0.94%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.79%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.79%) Clustering
14 5 (0.79%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 121 (19.06%) Windows
2 37 (5.83%) UNIX
3 35 (5.51%) Linux
4 26 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.42%) Android
7 9 (1.42%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.94%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.79%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (24.72%) MVC
3 109 (17.17%) Scrum
4 99 (15.59%) TDD
5 77 (12.13%) OO
6 66 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
7 64 (10.08%) Software Engineering
8 56 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 56 (8.82%) CRM
9 54 (8.50%) Web Application Development
10 51 (8.03%) ITIL
11 48 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
12 47 (7.40%) BDD
13 42 (6.61%) E-Commerce
14 41 (6.46%) OOP
14 41 (6.46%) ETL
15 39 (6.14%) OOD
16 38 (5.98%) Problem Management
17 33 (5.20%) Project Management
18 28 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 306 (48.19%) C#
2 287 (45.20%) SQL
3 153 (24.09%) JavaScript
4 85 (13.39%) VB.NET
5 81 (12.76%) T-SQL
6 70 (11.02%) Java
7 44 (6.93%) VB
7 44 (6.93%) Ruby
8 23 (3.62%) PowerShell
9 21 (3.31%) VB6
10 17 (2.68%) C++
11 13 (2.05%) C
11 13 (2.05%) VBA
12 11 (1.73%) VBScript
13 10 (1.57%) PHP
13 10 (1.57%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.94%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.47%) Python
15 3 (0.47%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.31%) X++
Qualifications
1 99 (15.59%) Degree
2 33 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (4.25%) MCP
4 19 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.36%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.05%) MCSD
7 12 (1.89%) MCTS
8 11 (1.73%) MCAD
8 11 (1.73%) CCNA
8 11 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.42%) MCSE
10 5 (0.79%) ISEB
11 4 (0.63%) MCITP
12 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.31%) HND
13 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.57%) QA
2 18 (2.83%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 55 (8.66%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.73%) Terminal Services
4 4 (0.63%) ISA Server
4 4 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.47%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (2.68%) SCCM
2 16 (2.52%) SCOM
3 4 (0.63%) WSUS
4 3 (0.47%) Nagios
4 3 (0.47%) logstash
5 2 (0.31%) MOM
5 2 (0.31%) Puppet
5 2 (0.31%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.16%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.16%) WMI
6 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 201 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 125 (19.69%) Oracle
3 65 (10.24%) VMware
4 52 (8.19%) Google
5 27 (4.25%) Facebook
6 26 (4.09%) Citrix
7 24 (3.78%) Apple
7 24 (3.78%) IBM
8 22 (3.46%) Sony
8 22 (3.46%) Yahoo!
9 16 (2.52%) Informatica
9 16 (2.52%) Sage
10 12 (1.89%) Sybase
11 10 (1.57%) Teradata
12 9 (1.42%) SAP
12 9 (1.42%) Cisco
13 7 (1.10%) Metastorm
14 5 (0.79%) Autodesk
14 5 (0.79%) BMC
14 5 (0.79%) SmartFocus
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £32k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + attractive benefits and extensive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
mace systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-26,000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago