The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 348 447 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.50% 24.67% 18.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.49% 64.78% 62.78%
Number of salaries quoted 305 390 325
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
616 690 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.97% 38.08% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 533 578 502
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
South West

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 24 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 395 (57.50%) SQL
2 368 (53.57%) .NET
3 307 (44.69%) C#
4 265 (38.57%) ASP.NET
5 247 (35.95%) Microsoft
6 189 (27.51%) MVC
7 172 (25.04%) T-SQL
8 168 (24.45%) JavaScript
9 159 (23.14%) Finance
10 151 (21.98%) MS Excel
11 148 (21.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 141 (20.52%) HTML
13 138 (20.09%) Windows
14 137 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 125 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
16 122 (17.76%) XML
17 117 (17.03%) Oracle
18 115 (16.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 111 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
19 111 (16.16%) Scrum
20 110 (16.01%) Degree
21 109 (15.87%) CSS
22 96 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
23 92 (13.39%) VB.NET
24 90 (13.10%) Java
25 87 (12.66%) SQL Server 2005
25 87 (12.66%) Relational Database
26 86 (12.52%) .NET Framework
27 85 (12.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 82 (11.94%) VMware

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (9.02%) IIS
2 58 (8.44%) Umbraco
3 52 (7.57%) SharePoint
4 51 (7.42%) CMS
5 48 (6.99%) WebSphere
6 39 (5.68%) WebLogic
7 18 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
8 17 (2.47%) MS Exchange
9 13 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
9 13 (1.89%) Apache
10 10 (1.46%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.46%) Kentico
11 8 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.16%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.87%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.87%) DNN
12 6 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.58%) Node.js
Applications
1 151 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.75%) MS Office
3 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.58%) FastStats
5 1 (0.15%) GIMP
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.77%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.73%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.44%) Magento
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.44%) SaaS
4 2 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.93%) Firewall
2 25 (3.64%) HTTP
3 23 (3.35%) SAN
4 22 (3.20%) DNS
5 19 (2.77%) VPN
6 17 (2.47%) SMTP
7 11 (1.60%) LAN
7 11 (1.60%) IPsec
7 11 (1.60%) Internet
7 11 (1.60%) PPTP
8 9 (1.31%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.02%) DHCP
9 7 (1.02%) Intranet
10 6 (0.87%) Network Security
11 5 (0.73%) VoIP
11 5 (0.73%) ISDN
11 5 (0.73%) H.323
12 4 (0.58%) Wireless
12 4 (0.58%) WAN
13 3 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (21.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 137 (19.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 115 (16.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (12.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 87 (12.66%) Relational Database
5 85 (12.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 71 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
7 58 (8.44%) RDBMS
7 58 (8.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 57 (8.30%) MySQL
9 53 (7.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 32 (4.66%) OLAP
11 27 (3.93%) MS Access
12 25 (3.64%) MongoDB
13 22 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
14 20 (2.91%) Oracle Database
15 19 (2.77%) OLTP
16 18 (2.62%) QlikView
17 17 (2.47%) NoSQL
18 13 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 72 (10.48%) Visual Studio
2 50 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (6.55%) NUnit
4 42 (6.11%) JUnit
5 38 (5.53%) Ant
5 38 (5.53%) Eclipse
6 30 (4.37%) MSTest
7 28 (4.08%) Rhino Mocks
8 27 (3.93%) Moq
9 23 (3.35%) Eclipse RCP
10 13 (1.89%) InstallShield
11 8 (1.16%) Subversion
12 5 (0.73%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.73%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.58%) MSI
13 4 (0.58%) Maven
13 4 (0.58%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.44%) EasyMock
14 3 (0.44%) Mockito
14 3 (0.44%) Hudson
General
1 159 (23.14%) Finance
2 48 (6.99%) Legal
3 43 (6.26%) Marketing
4 35 (5.09%) Banking
5 32 (4.66%) Law
6 26 (3.78%) Manufacturing
7 24 (3.49%) Publishing
8 23 (3.35%) French Language
9 21 (3.06%) Retail
10 20 (2.91%) Automotive
10 20 (2.91%) Telecoms
11 18 (2.62%) Advertising
12 12 (1.75%) Back Office
13 7 (1.02%) Billing
14 4 (0.58%) Military
14 4 (0.58%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.29%) Games
16 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 405 (58.95%) Developer
2 198 (28.82%) .NET Developer
3 78 (11.35%) C# Developer
4 76 (11.06%) Senior Developer
5 58 (8.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 56 (8.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 49 (7.13%) Analyst
8 47 (6.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 47 (6.84%) Applications Support
9 40 (5.82%) Senior .NET Developer
10 38 (5.53%) Administrator
10 38 (5.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (4.95%) Web Developer
12 33 (4.80%) Software Engineer
12 33 (4.80%) DBA
13 32 (4.66%) Software Developer
14 26 (3.78%) Java Developer
14 26 (3.78%) SQL DBA
15 25 (3.64%) SQL Developer
15 25 (3.64%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (53.57%) .NET
2 265 (38.57%) ASP.NET
3 141 (20.52%) HTML
4 122 (17.76%) XML
5 109 (15.87%) CSS
6 96 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 86 (12.52%) .NET Framework
8 80 (11.64%) WCF
9 75 (10.92%) jQuery
10 48 (6.99%) JSP
11 45 (6.55%) Web Services
12 43 (6.26%) WPF
13 39 (5.68%) XSLT
13 39 (5.68%) Servlets
14 38 (5.53%) WebSphere MQ
14 38 (5.53%) WinForms
15 36 (5.24%) JMS
16 34 (4.95%) MDX
17 33 (4.80%) Ajax
17 33 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.06%) Computer Science
2 50 (7.28%) Inversion of Control
3 46 (6.70%) N-Tier
4 44 (6.40%) Client/Server
5 38 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (4.66%) Mathematics
7 30 (4.37%) Replication
8 26 (3.78%) Management Information System
9 23 (3.35%) SWIFT
10 19 (2.77%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.89%) Open Source
12 12 (1.75%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.31%) Digital Media
14 8 (1.16%) Physics
15 5 (0.73%) Semantic Web
16 4 (0.58%) Blackberry
16 4 (0.58%) W3C
16 4 (0.58%) Clustering
17 3 (0.44%) Kindle
17 3 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 138 (20.09%) Windows
2 54 (7.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (4.66%) Linux
3 32 (4.66%) UNIX
4 26 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (3.78%) Windows 7
5 12 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 6 (0.87%) Windows Vista
7 5 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (0.73%) Solaris
7 5 (0.73%) AIX
8 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.44%) Android
9 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (27.51%) MVC
2 125 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (16.16%) Business Intelligence
3 111 (16.16%) Scrum
4 77 (11.21%) Performance Tuning
5 70 (10.19%) Software Engineering
6 63 (9.17%) OO
7 59 (8.59%) Unit Testing
8 52 (7.57%) TDD
9 45 (6.55%) ETL
10 44 (6.40%) Web Application Development
11 41 (5.97%) UML
11 41 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (5.39%) CRM
13 36 (5.24%) E-Commerce
14 35 (5.09%) Kimball Methodology
15 28 (4.08%) Kanban
15 28 (4.08%) Project Management
15 28 (4.08%) MVVM
16 26 (3.78%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 395 (57.50%) SQL
2 307 (44.69%) C#
3 172 (25.04%) T-SQL
4 168 (24.45%) JavaScript
5 92 (13.39%) VB.NET
6 90 (13.10%) Java
7 64 (9.32%) VB
8 24 (3.49%) PHP
9 22 (3.20%) VBA
9 22 (3.20%) VB6
10 17 (2.47%) C
10 17 (2.47%) C++
10 17 (2.47%) Ruby
11 11 (1.60%) Delphi
12 10 (1.46%) Python
13 8 (1.16%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.02%) Perl
15 6 (0.87%) VBScript
16 5 (0.73%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 110 (16.01%) Degree
2 63 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (5.09%) MCTS
4 29 (4.22%) MCP
5 26 (3.78%) MCAD
5 26 (3.78%) MCSD
6 20 (2.91%) MCSE
7 17 (2.47%) MCSA
8 11 (1.60%) MCITP
9 9 (1.31%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.02%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (1.02%) CCNP
10 7 (1.02%) CCNA
10 7 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.73%) CCA
11 5 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.58%) ISEB
12 4 (0.58%) HND
12 4 (0.58%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.49%) QA
2 19 (2.77%) SLA
3 3 (0.44%) GAMP
3 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 67 (9.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (8.15%) Active Directory
3 28 (4.08%) VMware ESX
4 18 (2.62%) vSphere
5 10 (1.46%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (0.58%) Nagios
2 3 (0.44%) MOM
3 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.29%) Foglight
3 2 (0.29%) OpenView
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 247 (35.95%) Microsoft
2 117 (17.03%) Oracle
3 82 (11.94%) VMware
4 41 (5.97%) IBM
5 40 (5.82%) JBoss
6 25 (3.64%) Google
7 23 (3.35%) Citrix
8 20 (2.91%) Sitecore
9 19 (2.77%) Cognos
10 16 (2.33%) Tableau
11 8 (1.16%) Logi Analytics
12 7 (1.02%) HP
12 7 (1.02%) SAP
13 5 (0.73%) Business Objects
13 5 (0.73%) Apple
13 5 (0.73%) Bloomberg
14 4 (0.58%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.58%) Embarcadero
14 4 (0.58%) Unica
14 4 (0.58%) Neolane
Bristol, Avon
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £65000 per annum - full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hargreaves Lansdown
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits + training + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
soVision Ltd
Salary: From £31,000 to £35,000 per annum - experience & skills dependent
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago