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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 338 324 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.44% 16.92% 20.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.87% 54.27% 65.81%
Number of salaries quoted 323 272 299
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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
616 597 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 31.79% 31.17% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 556 478 442
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 6 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 324 (52.01%) .NET
2 266 (42.70%) SQL
3 257 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
4 234 (37.56%) C#
5 211 (33.87%) ASP.NET
6 205 (32.91%) JavaScript
7 191 (30.66%) Oracle
8 188 (30.18%) MVC
9 162 (26.00%) HTML
10 153 (24.56%) CSS
11 151 (24.24%) Microsoft
12 147 (23.60%) Finance
13 137 (21.99%) Java
14 117 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 114 (18.30%) Windows
15 114 (18.30%) MS Excel
16 103 (16.53%) TDD
17 102 (16.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 99 (15.89%) Degree
18 99 (15.89%) Scrum
19 96 (15.41%) XML
20 92 (14.77%) Software Engineering
21 77 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
22 76 (12.20%) T-SQL
23 75 (12.04%) jQuery
24 71 (11.40%) SQL Server 2008
25 70 (11.24%) HTML5
26 65 (10.43%) WCF
27 62 (9.95%) Web Application Development
28 59 (9.47%) SDLC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 56 (8.99%) WebSphere
1 56 (8.99%) Node.js
2 51 (8.19%) SharePoint
3 47 (7.54%) JBoss
4 44 (7.06%) Tomcat
5 36 (5.78%) IIS
6 32 (5.14%) WebLogic
7 30 (4.82%) MS Exchange
8 20 (3.21%) Apache ServiceMix
9 18 (2.89%) CMS
10 17 (2.73%) Umbraco
11 16 (2.57%) Lync
12 15 (2.41%) Office Communications Server
13 11 (1.77%) Confluence
13 11 (1.77%) MQSeries
14 10 (1.61%) Apache
15 7 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (1.12%) ArcGIS
16 6 (0.96%) Mule ESB
16 6 (0.96%) Mule
Applications
1 114 (18.30%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.25%) MS Office
3 8 (1.28%) InfoPath
4 7 (1.12%) SPSS
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.32%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.61%) SaaS
3 8 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.17%) Internet
2 17 (2.73%) HTTP
3 12 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.77%) DNS
5 10 (1.61%) VPN
5 10 (1.61%) Firewall
6 8 (1.28%) DHCP
6 8 (1.28%) SAN
7 5 (0.80%) MPLS
7 5 (0.80%) VLAN
7 5 (0.80%) FTP
8 4 (0.64%) LAN
8 4 (0.64%) WAN
8 4 (0.64%) Telnet
9 2 (0.32%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.16%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (0.16%) DMZ
10 1 (0.16%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (16.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 71 (11.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (8.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (8.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 48 (7.70%) MySQL
7 43 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 41 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 32 (5.14%) RDBMS
10 29 (4.65%) NoSQL
11 25 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 15 (2.41%) Oracle Database
14 14 (2.25%) MongoDB
15 12 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
15 12 (1.93%) MS Access
16 11 (1.77%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.77%) SSDT
17 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 54 (8.67%) JUnit
2 50 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 41 (6.58%) Visual Studio
4 32 (5.14%) Cucumber
5 31 (4.98%) Eclipse
6 28 (4.49%) Subversion
7 26 (4.17%) Maven
7 26 (4.17%) Jenkins
8 25 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (3.53%) Selenium
10 21 (3.37%) Ant
11 18 (2.89%) Eclipse RCP
12 16 (2.57%) JIRA
13 12 (1.93%) Mockito
14 11 (1.77%) JBehave
14 11 (1.77%) Spock
15 9 (1.44%) TeamCity
15 9 (1.44%) EasyMock
16 8 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (1.28%) NUnit
General
1 147 (23.60%) Finance
2 52 (8.35%) Banking
3 28 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.05%) Marketing
5 14 (2.25%) Legal
6 12 (1.93%) French Language
7 11 (1.77%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.61%) Advertising
9 8 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.28%) Electronics
10 6 (0.96%) Retail
11 5 (0.80%) Games
12 4 (0.64%) Law
13 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.48%) Back Office
13 3 (0.48%) Publishing
14 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.16%) Military
15 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 372 (59.71%) Developer
2 140 (22.47%) .NET Developer
3 93 (14.93%) Analyst
4 59 (9.47%) Senior Developer
5 50 (8.03%) Java Developer
6 46 (7.38%) SQL Developer
7 40 (6.42%) C# Developer
8 36 (5.78%) Applications Support
8 36 (5.78%) Test Analyst
9 35 (5.62%) Software Engineer
9 35 (5.62%) Software Developer
10 33 (5.30%) Support Engineer
11 30 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 27 (4.33%) Java Software Engineer
12 27 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 26 (4.17%) Junior
14 23 (3.69%) Lead Developer
15 22 (3.53%) ASP.NET Developer
15 22 (3.53%) Graduate
16 21 (3.37%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 324 (52.01%) .NET
2 211 (33.87%) ASP.NET
3 162 (26.00%) HTML
4 153 (24.56%) CSS
5 117 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 96 (15.41%) XML
7 75 (12.04%) jQuery
8 70 (11.24%) HTML5
9 65 (10.43%) WCF
10 59 (9.47%) J2EE
11 57 (9.15%) .NET Framework
12 56 (8.99%) Spring
13 51 (8.19%) CSS3
14 50 (8.03%) Web Services
15 45 (7.22%) JSP
16 38 (6.10%) Ajax
17 37 (5.94%) KnockoutJS
18 36 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 32 (5.14%) RESTful
20 27 (4.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 40 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (5.14%) Client/Server
5 28 (4.49%) Replication
6 26 (4.17%) Streaming Music
7 24 (3.85%) N-Tier
8 20 (3.21%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.89%) SWIFT
9 18 (2.89%) Inversion of Control
10 11 (1.77%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.44%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.28%) Digital Media
12 8 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (1.28%) DTV
12 8 (1.28%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.28%) Clustering
13 7 (1.12%) GIS
13 7 (1.12%) User Experience
14 5 (0.80%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 114 (18.30%) Windows
2 39 (6.26%) UNIX
3 26 (4.17%) Linux
4 13 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.28%) Android
7 6 (0.96%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.80%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.80%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (30.18%) MVC
3 103 (16.53%) TDD
4 99 (15.89%) Scrum
5 92 (14.77%) Software Engineering
6 77 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
7 62 (9.95%) Web Application Development
8 59 (9.47%) SDLC
9 46 (7.38%) OO
10 44 (7.06%) Unit Testing
10 44 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (6.90%) ITIL
12 36 (5.78%) E-Commerce
12 36 (5.78%) BDD
13 31 (4.98%) UML
14 29 (4.65%) ETL
14 29 (4.65%) Domain-Driven Design
14 29 (4.65%) Dependency Injection
15 26 (4.17%) Open Source
15 26 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 266 (42.70%) SQL
2 234 (37.56%) C#
3 205 (32.91%) JavaScript
4 137 (21.99%) Java
5 76 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 44 (7.06%) VB.NET
7 30 (4.82%) Ruby
8 29 (4.65%) VBA
9 25 (4.01%) C++
10 15 (2.41%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.41%) VB
11 12 (1.93%) PHP
11 12 (1.93%) Python
12 11 (1.77%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.28%) VBScript
13 8 (1.28%) C
14 7 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (0.96%) Groovy
16 5 (0.80%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 99 (15.89%) Degree
2 52 (8.35%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.57%) ISEB
5 14 (2.25%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.28%) MCP
8 4 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.64%) MCTS
9 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.32%) MCSE
9 2 (0.32%) CCNA
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.16%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.16%) MCAD
10 1 (0.16%) MCSD
10 1 (0.16%) MCPD
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.85%) QA
2 12 (1.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.32%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 33 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.48%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.32%) XenApp
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (2.41%) SCCM
2 14 (2.25%) SCOM
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.32%) WSUS
4 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.32%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.32%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.32%) logstash
4 2 (0.32%) Graphite
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.16%) Puppet
5 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 191 (30.66%) Oracle
2 151 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 42 (6.74%) VMware
4 27 (4.33%) Google
4 27 (4.33%) Citrix
5 26 (4.17%) Business Objects
6 20 (3.21%) SAP
7 19 (3.05%) Sybase
8 15 (2.41%) IBM
9 14 (2.25%) TIBCO
10 12 (1.93%) Cisco
11 9 (1.44%) BEA
11 9 (1.44%) Dell
12 8 (1.28%) HP
13 7 (1.12%) Mapinfo
14 6 (0.96%) Xamarin
15 5 (0.80%) ESRI
16 4 (0.64%) Remedy
16 4 (0.64%) Rackspace
16 4 (0.64%) Talend
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