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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 341 308 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.40% 15.08% 17.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 59.82% 52.12% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 300 283 309
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
570 591 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.76% 28.93% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 488 522 544
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 363 (52.92%) SQL
2 354 (51.60%) .NET
3 326 (47.52%) C#
4 306 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
5 267 (38.92%) ASP.NET
6 258 (37.61%) JavaScript
7 244 (35.57%) MVC
8 196 (28.57%) HTML
9 191 (27.84%) Oracle
10 188 (27.41%) Microsoft
11 176 (25.66%) CSS
12 160 (23.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 152 (22.16%) Finance
14 141 (20.55%) Java
15 117 (17.06%) T-SQL
16 116 (16.91%) TDD
17 114 (16.62%) Degree
18 111 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
19 110 (16.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 110 (16.03%) Windows
20 108 (15.74%) MS Excel
21 104 (15.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 101 (14.72%) XML
23 100 (14.58%) Software Engineering
24 98 (14.29%) MySQL
25 97 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
26 94 (13.70%) Scrum
27 88 (12.83%) .NET Framework
28 85 (12.39%) Relational Database
29 84 (12.24%) Telecoms

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 54 (7.87%) JBoss
2 53 (7.73%) WebLogic
3 50 (7.29%) Node.js
4 48 (7.00%) SharePoint
5 41 (5.98%) WebSphere
6 31 (4.52%) IIS
7 21 (3.06%) Tomcat
7 21 (3.06%) Umbraco
8 18 (2.62%) Apache
8 18 (2.62%) CMS
9 15 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (2.04%) GlassFish
11 13 (1.90%) MS Exchange
12 12 (1.75%) SAS
13 10 (1.46%) Apache Solr
13 10 (1.46%) Confluence
14 9 (1.31%) Apache Spark
14 9 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 108 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.06%) MS Office
3 12 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.29%) SPSS
6 1 (0.15%) HipChat
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (4.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.73%) Infor CRM
6 4 (0.58%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.29%) FastStats
7 2 (0.29%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 82 (11.95%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.48%) PaaS
4 16 (2.33%) SaaS
5 13 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (1.75%) IaaS
7 10 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.02%) Office 365
9 2 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.29%) AWS OpsWorks
9 2 (0.29%) CheetahMail
9 2 (0.29%) Pure360
9 2 (0.29%) Silverpop
9 2 (0.29%) SmartFocus
10 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.79%) Internet
2 12 (1.75%) HTTP
3 11 (1.60%) DHCP
3 11 (1.60%) DNS
4 10 (1.46%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.02%) NAS
5 7 (1.02%) SAN
6 5 (0.73%) CTI
6 5 (0.73%) Intranet
7 3 (0.44%) Firewall
7 3 (0.44%) SSL
8 2 (0.29%) 2G
8 2 (0.29%) 3G
8 2 (0.29%) MPLS
8 2 (0.29%) VLAN
8 2 (0.29%) VPN
9 1 (0.15%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.15%) ISDN
9 1 (0.15%) Network Security
9 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 110 (16.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (15.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 98 (14.29%) MySQL
5 85 (12.39%) Relational Database
6 68 (9.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 65 (9.48%) RDBMS
7 65 (9.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 60 (8.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 52 (7.58%) NoSQL
9 52 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
10 47 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (2.92%) Oracle Database
13 19 (2.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (2.19%) MongoDB
15 13 (1.90%) Data Mining
16 12 (1.75%) DB2
16 12 (1.75%) MS Access
16 12 (1.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 57 (8.31%) JUnit
2 53 (7.73%) Git (software)
3 42 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (5.83%) Visual Studio
5 38 (5.54%) Maven
6 37 (5.39%) Ant
7 35 (5.10%) Eclipse
8 29 (4.23%) Subversion
9 28 (4.08%) Cucumber
10 23 (3.35%) Selenium
11 18 (2.62%) Jenkins
12 14 (2.04%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.60%) JBehave
13 11 (1.60%) JIRA
13 11 (1.60%) NetBeans
14 10 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (1.31%) Apache Ivy
15 9 (1.31%) Artifactory
15 9 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
16 8 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 152 (22.16%) Finance
2 84 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 52 (7.58%) Banking
4 39 (5.69%) Marketing
5 36 (5.25%) Manufacturing
6 31 (4.52%) Electronics
7 16 (2.33%) Advertising
8 15 (2.19%) Publishing
9 14 (2.04%) Retail
10 11 (1.60%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.31%) Financial Institution
12 8 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.73%) International Banking
13 5 (0.73%) Legal
14 4 (0.58%) Back Office
14 4 (0.58%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.58%) Law
15 2 (0.29%) French Language
15 2 (0.29%) German Language
15 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 390 (56.85%) Developer
2 192 (27.99%) .NET Developer
3 134 (19.53%) C# Developer
4 101 (14.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 70 (10.20%) Analyst
6 67 (9.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 66 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 58 (8.45%) SQL Developer
9 56 (8.16%) Software Developer
10 55 (8.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 52 (7.58%) DBA
12 50 (7.29%) SQL DBA
13 49 (7.14%) Java Developer
13 49 (7.14%) Software Engineer
14 36 (5.25%) Java Engineer
14 36 (5.25%) Junior
15 34 (4.96%) Senior .NET Developer
16 32 (4.66%) Architect
17 30 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 29 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (51.60%) .NET
2 267 (38.92%) ASP.NET
3 196 (28.57%) HTML
4 176 (25.66%) CSS
5 160 (23.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 101 (14.72%) XML
7 88 (12.83%) .NET Framework
8 78 (11.37%) jQuery
9 76 (11.08%) HTML5
9 76 (11.08%) Web Services
10 72 (10.50%) AngularJS
11 68 (9.91%) WCF
12 52 (7.58%) J2EE
13 51 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 48 (7.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 45 (6.56%) Entity Framework
16 43 (6.27%) Spring
17 40 (5.83%) CSS3
18 37 (5.39%) REST
19 35 (5.10%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.75%) Computer Science
2 45 (6.56%) Digital Media
3 34 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.96%) Client/Server
4 28 (4.08%) N-Tier
5 24 (3.50%) Inversion of Control
6 21 (3.06%) User Experience
7 19 (2.77%) Data Centre
7 19 (2.77%) Streaming Music
8 18 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.48%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.90%) Clustering
11 12 (1.75%) CMDB
12 10 (1.46%) SWIFT
13 7 (1.02%) Replication
14 6 (0.87%) iPad
15 5 (0.73%) Statistics
16 4 (0.58%) Data Extraction
16 4 (0.58%) Visualisation
17 3 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 110 (16.03%) Windows
2 49 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 40 (5.83%) Unix
4 33 (4.81%) Linux
5 16 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.90%) Android
7 13 (1.90%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.31%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.44%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.29%) CentOS
12 1 (0.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (35.57%) MVC
3 116 (16.91%) TDD
4 100 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 97 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
6 94 (13.70%) Scrum
7 79 (11.52%) OO
8 52 (7.58%) E-Commerce
9 49 (7.14%) Web Development
10 48 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (7.00%) Web Application Development
11 44 (6.41%) CRM
11 44 (6.41%) Mentoring
12 41 (5.98%) ITIL
13 40 (5.83%) ETL
14 38 (5.54%) Project Management
15 36 (5.25%) UML
16 33 (4.81%) Digital Marketing
17 31 (4.52%) Programme Management
18 30 (4.37%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 363 (52.92%) SQL
2 326 (47.52%) C#
3 258 (37.61%) JavaScript
4 141 (20.55%) Java
5 117 (17.06%) T-SQL
6 49 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 26 (3.79%) Ruby
8 22 (3.21%) PHP
9 21 (3.06%) VB
10 17 (2.48%) VBA
11 15 (2.19%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.04%) C++
12 14 (2.04%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.60%) Python
14 10 (1.46%) Perl
15 8 (1.17%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.02%) Go
16 7 (1.02%) XAML
17 6 (0.87%) ES6
17 6 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 114 (16.62%) Degree
2 36 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (3.06%) ISEB
5 19 (2.77%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.90%) PMI Certification
7 12 (1.75%) PMP
8 10 (1.46%) MCSE
9 6 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.73%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.73%) MCP
10 5 (0.73%) MCSD
11 4 (0.58%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.58%) MCSA
12 3 (0.44%) CCNA
12 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.44%) MCITP
12 3 (0.44%) MCTS
12 3 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.25%) QA
2 10 (1.46%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.46%) ISO15022
2 10 (1.46%) ISO20022
3 7 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.02%) Docker
4 4 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.58%) XenApp
5 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.29%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.15%) vSphere
6 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (1.75%) SCVMM
2 9 (1.31%) logstash
3 8 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.17%) Puppet
4 7 (1.02%) Ansible
4 7 (1.02%) Kibana
4 7 (1.02%) Salt
4 7 (1.02%) SCCM
5 3 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.44%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.29%) Grafana
6 2 (0.29%) Graphite
6 2 (0.29%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.29%) Nagios
6 2 (0.29%) SCOM
6 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.29%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.15%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 191 (27.84%) Oracle
2 188 (27.41%) Microsoft
3 51 (7.43%) VMware
4 46 (6.71%) Sybase
5 39 (5.69%) SAP
6 25 (3.64%) Google
7 24 (3.50%) BEA
7 24 (3.50%) Citrix
8 21 (3.06%) IBM
9 18 (2.62%) HP
10 17 (2.48%) Cisco
11 15 (2.19%) Informatica
11 15 (2.19%) Juniper
12 13 (1.90%) NetApp
13 12 (1.75%) BMC
13 12 (1.75%) CheckPoint
13 12 (1.75%) EMC
14 11 (1.60%) Atlassian
15 9 (1.31%) Cegedim Rx
16 8 (1.17%) Sitecore
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
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Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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