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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 309 288 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.14% 16.13% 21.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.33% 52.84% 64.47%
Number of salaries quoted 296 266 303
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
614 545 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.08% 30.53% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 558 462 464
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £47,500 £58,250
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 31 August 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 317 (50.96%) .NET
2 270 (43.41%) SQL
3 249 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
4 243 (39.07%) C#
5 219 (35.21%) ASP.NET
6 209 (33.60%) JavaScript
7 192 (30.87%) MVC
8 184 (29.58%) Oracle
9 156 (25.08%) HTML
9 156 (25.08%) Microsoft
10 155 (24.92%) CSS
11 153 (24.60%) Finance
12 135 (21.70%) Java
13 132 (21.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 126 (20.26%) TDD
15 116 (18.65%) MS Excel
16 102 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 102 (16.40%) Degree
17 101 (16.24%) Scrum
18 98 (15.76%) jQuery
19 96 (15.43%) Windows
20 91 (14.63%) XML
21 88 (14.15%) Software Engineering
22 82 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
23 73 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
24 72 (11.58%) T-SQL
25 70 (11.25%) J2EE
26 67 (10.77%) HTML5
27 66 (10.61%) Web Application Development
28 65 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 65 (10.45%) Node.js
2 53 (8.52%) WebSphere
3 50 (8.04%) JBoss
3 50 (8.04%) SharePoint
4 38 (6.11%) Tomcat
5 36 (5.79%) WebLogic
6 34 (5.47%) IIS
7 24 (3.86%) MS Exchange
8 21 (3.38%) Apache ServiceMix
9 18 (2.89%) CMS
10 15 (2.41%) Umbraco
11 14 (2.25%) Mule
11 14 (2.25%) Lync
11 14 (2.25%) Mule ESB
11 14 (2.25%) MQSeries
12 13 (2.09%) Office Communications Server
13 11 (1.77%) Apache
14 9 (1.45%) Confluence
15 7 (1.13%) ArcGIS
16 6 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 116 (18.65%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.38%) MS Office
3 8 (1.29%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.32%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) SPSS
5 1 (0.16%) HipChat
5 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 12 (1.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.16%) Unica
5 1 (0.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.45%) SaaS
3 8 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.64%) Office 365
5 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.63%) Internet
2 18 (2.89%) HTTP
3 11 (1.77%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.77%) DNS
4 10 (1.61%) SAN
5 9 (1.45%) VPN
6 8 (1.29%) Firewall
6 8 (1.29%) DHCP
7 5 (0.80%) FTP
8 4 (0.64%) MPLS
8 4 (0.64%) Telnet
8 4 (0.64%) VLAN
9 3 (0.48%) WAN
9 3 (0.48%) Wireless
9 3 (0.48%) LAN
10 2 (0.32%) Skype
10 2 (0.32%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.16%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 73 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (9.81%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (8.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 46 (7.40%) Relational Database
7 44 (7.07%) MySQL
8 42 (6.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 36 (5.79%) NoSQL
10 34 (5.47%) RDBMS
11 27 (4.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 23 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (3.22%) BusinessObjects
14 16 (2.57%) MS Access
15 15 (2.41%) MongoDB
16 12 (1.93%) Oracle Database
17 11 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 9 (1.45%) Hadoop
19 8 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
20 7 (1.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 62 (9.97%) Git (software)
2 60 (9.65%) JUnit
3 45 (7.23%) Visual Studio
4 33 (5.31%) Eclipse
5 31 (4.98%) Cucumber
6 30 (4.82%) Subversion
7 28 (4.50%) Maven
8 27 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (4.18%) Selenium
10 25 (4.02%) Jenkins
11 24 (3.86%) JIRA
12 22 (3.54%) Ant
13 20 (3.22%) Mockito
14 19 (3.05%) Eclipse RCP
14 19 (3.05%) Spock
15 16 (2.57%) Geb
15 16 (2.57%) FishEye
15 16 (2.57%) EasyMock
15 16 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (2.09%) jMock
General
1 153 (24.60%) Finance
2 51 (8.20%) Banking
3 33 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.86%) Marketing
5 12 (1.93%) French Language
5 12 (1.93%) Electronics
5 12 (1.93%) Legal
5 12 (1.93%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.93%) Advertising
6 7 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.96%) Retail
8 5 (0.80%) Law
9 4 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.48%) Publishing
10 3 (0.48%) Military
10 3 (0.48%) German Language
10 3 (0.48%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.32%) Games
12 1 (0.16%) Back Office
12 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 389 (62.54%) Developer
2 151 (24.28%) .NET Developer
3 83 (13.34%) Analyst
4 66 (10.61%) Senior Developer
5 58 (9.32%) Java Developer
6 47 (7.56%) SQL Developer
6 47 (7.56%) C# Developer
7 39 (6.27%) Software Developer
8 38 (6.11%) Software Engineer
9 37 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
9 37 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (5.63%) Graduate
11 32 (5.14%) Applications Support
12 30 (4.82%) Support Engineer
12 30 (4.82%) Junior
13 29 (4.66%) Test Analyst
13 29 (4.66%) Java Software Engineer
14 25 (4.02%) Junior Developer
14 25 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 25 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (50.96%) .NET
2 219 (35.21%) ASP.NET
3 156 (25.08%) HTML
4 155 (24.92%) CSS
5 132 (21.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 98 (15.76%) jQuery
7 91 (14.63%) XML
8 70 (11.25%) J2EE
9 67 (10.77%) HTML5
10 62 (9.97%) WCF
10 62 (9.97%) .NET Framework
11 59 (9.49%) Spring
12 54 (8.68%) Web Services
13 53 (8.52%) CSS3
14 41 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (6.43%) JSP
16 36 (5.79%) Ajax
17 35 (5.63%) JSON
17 35 (5.63%) Hibernate
18 34 (5.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 40 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.66%) Client/Server
5 25 (4.02%) Streaming Music
6 24 (3.86%) N-Tier
6 24 (3.86%) Replication
7 19 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
7 19 (3.05%) SWIFT
8 12 (1.93%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.93%) DTV
8 12 (1.93%) Clustering
9 11 (1.77%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.61%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.61%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.45%) User Experience
12 8 (1.29%) GIS
13 5 (0.80%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.80%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.64%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 96 (15.43%) Windows
2 38 (6.11%) UNIX
3 29 (4.66%) Linux
4 19 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (1.93%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.61%) Windows XP
7 9 (1.45%) Android
8 8 (1.29%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.96%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.32%) Solaris
11 1 (0.16%) AIX
11 1 (0.16%) HPUX
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (30.87%) MVC
3 126 (20.26%) TDD
4 101 (16.24%) Scrum
5 88 (14.15%) Software Engineering
6 82 (13.18%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (10.61%) Web Application Development
8 59 (9.49%) SDLC
9 48 (7.72%) OO
10 47 (7.56%) BDD
11 46 (7.40%) Unit Testing
12 45 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (5.79%) ITIL
14 35 (5.63%) E-Commerce
15 34 (5.47%) Project Management
16 28 (4.50%) Domain-Driven Design
16 28 (4.50%) Dependency Injection
17 27 (4.34%) ETL
17 27 (4.34%) UML
18 25 (4.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 270 (43.41%) SQL
2 243 (39.07%) C#
3 209 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 135 (21.70%) Java
5 72 (11.58%) T-SQL
6 41 (6.59%) VB.NET
7 30 (4.82%) Ruby
8 27 (4.34%) C++
9 20 (3.22%) VBA
10 14 (2.25%) C
11 13 (2.09%) PL/SQL
11 13 (2.09%) Python
11 13 (2.09%) Groovy
12 12 (1.93%) PHP
13 11 (1.77%) VB
14 8 (1.29%) VBScript
15 7 (1.13%) Perl
16 6 (0.96%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.80%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 102 (16.40%) Degree
2 55 (8.84%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.13%) MCP
6 5 (0.80%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.64%) ISEB
8 3 (0.48%) MCTS
8 3 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.32%) HNC
9 2 (0.32%) HND
9 2 (0.32%) MCSE
9 2 (0.32%) CCNA
10 1 (0.16%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.77%) SLA
1 11 (1.77%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.32%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.61%) SCCM
1 10 (1.61%) SCOM
2 2 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.32%) WSUS
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.16%) Puppet
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 184 (29.58%) Oracle
2 156 (25.08%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.43%) VMware
4 29 (4.66%) Google
4 29 (4.66%) Sybase
5 21 (3.38%) SAP
5 21 (3.38%) Citrix
6 18 (2.89%) IBM
7 17 (2.73%) TIBCO
8 14 (2.25%) BEA
9 9 (1.45%) Xamarin
10 8 (1.29%) HP
10 8 (1.29%) Dell
10 8 (1.29%) Remedy
11 7 (1.13%) Mapinfo
11 7 (1.13%) Cisco
12 5 (0.80%) ESRI
13 4 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.64%) Cognos
13 4 (0.64%) Rackspace
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago