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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 305 290 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.64% 15.53% 17.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.10% 50.17% 54.51%
Number of salaries quoted 279 281 307
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,923 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
525 578 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.36% 30.96% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 473 537 519
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 333 (58.01%) .NET
2 310 (54.01%) C#
3 305 (53.14%) SQL
4 264 (45.99%) ASP.NET
5 235 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
6 210 (36.59%) JavaScript
7 188 (32.75%) MVC
8 185 (32.23%) Microsoft
9 157 (27.35%) HTML
10 134 (23.34%) CSS
11 133 (23.17%) TDD
12 126 (21.95%) Finance
13 121 (21.08%) MS Excel
14 119 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 108 (18.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 104 (18.12%) Windows
17 96 (16.72%) AngularJS
18 95 (16.55%) T-SQL
19 93 (16.20%) Oracle
20 88 (15.33%) Scrum
21 82 (14.29%) jQuery
22 75 (13.07%) Degree
23 74 (12.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 73 (12.72%) SQL Server 2008
25 71 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
26 67 (11.67%) Java
26 67 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
27 66 (11.50%) .NET Framework
28 65 (11.32%) OO
28 65 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (9.23%) IIS
2 37 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 29 (5.05%) WebLogic
4 27 (4.70%) WebSphere
5 26 (4.53%) SharePoint
6 24 (4.18%) CMS
7 23 (4.01%) JBoss
8 18 (3.14%) Jetty
8 18 (3.14%) MS Exchange
9 17 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (2.96%) Umbraco
10 13 (2.26%) Apache Spark
11 11 (1.92%) Apache
11 11 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (1.74%) Apache Solr
12 10 (1.74%) OpenStack
12 10 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 121 (21.08%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.74%) MS Office
3 9 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.87%) MS Project
5 2 (0.35%) HipChat
5 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.92%) Infor CRM
3 6 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.70%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.70%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.35%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (2.44%) IaaS
4 13 (2.26%) PaaS
5 8 (1.39%) Office 365
6 4 (0.70%) Silverpop
7 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.52%) SaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.17%) BlueKai
9 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.01%) Internet
1 23 (4.01%) SAN
2 19 (3.31%) NAS
3 16 (2.79%) Firewall
4 15 (2.61%) DNS
5 12 (2.09%) VPN
6 10 (1.74%) DHCP
7 9 (1.57%) CTI
7 9 (1.57%) Intranet
8 7 (1.22%) Wireless
9 6 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (0.87%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.70%) HTTP
11 4 (0.70%) LAN
11 4 (0.70%) VLAN
11 4 (0.70%) WAN
12 3 (0.52%) Extranet
13 2 (0.35%) Spanning Tree
13 2 (0.35%) VoIP
14 1 (0.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (18.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 74 (12.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 73 (12.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (9.23%) MySQL
5 49 (8.54%) MongoDB
6 48 (8.36%) SQL Server 2014
7 43 (7.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (6.45%) Relational Database
9 35 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (5.05%) NoSQL
11 27 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
13 23 (4.01%) RDBMS
14 22 (3.83%) Big Data
15 13 (2.26%) DB2
16 12 (2.09%) Redis
16 12 (2.09%) Riak
17 11 (1.92%) Hadoop
18 10 (1.74%) Couchbase
18 10 (1.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 41 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 40 (6.97%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (4.88%) TeamCity
5 16 (2.79%) CruiseControl
6 15 (2.61%) Subversion
7 12 (2.09%) Eclipse
7 12 (2.09%) JUnit
7 12 (2.09%) Maven
7 12 (2.09%) Moq
7 12 (2.09%) MSBuild
8 9 (1.57%) MSTest
8 9 (1.57%) NUnit
8 9 (1.57%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (1.39%) Selenium
10 7 (1.22%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.22%) SpecFlow
11 6 (1.05%) JIRA
11 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 126 (21.95%) Finance
2 57 (9.93%) Telecoms
3 47 (8.19%) Retail
4 26 (4.53%) Banking
4 26 (4.53%) Marketing
5 25 (4.36%) Games
5 25 (4.36%) Online Betting
6 19 (3.31%) Electronics
6 19 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 17 (2.96%) Advertising
8 13 (2.26%) Publishing
9 11 (1.92%) Back Office
10 7 (1.22%) Legal
11 6 (1.05%) Law
12 5 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.52%) International Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.35%) Military
15 1 (0.17%) Automotive
15 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 341 (59.41%) Developer
2 188 (32.75%) .NET Developer
3 133 (23.17%) C# Developer
4 103 (17.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 76 (13.24%) Analyst
6 66 (11.50%) Senior Developer
7 47 (8.19%) ASP.NET Developer
8 44 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 44 (7.67%) Software Developer
9 42 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
10 37 (6.45%) Applications Support
11 36 (6.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 36 (6.27%) SQL Developer
12 33 (5.75%) DBA
13 30 (5.23%) Java Developer
14 29 (5.05%) Support Analyst
15 28 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
16 27 (4.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 27 (4.70%) SQL Analyst
17 26 (4.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (58.01%) .NET
2 264 (45.99%) ASP.NET
3 157 (27.35%) HTML
4 134 (23.34%) CSS
5 119 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 96 (16.72%) AngularJS
7 82 (14.29%) jQuery
8 67 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 66 (11.50%) .NET Framework
10 65 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 60 (10.45%) WCF
12 54 (9.41%) HTML5
13 48 (8.36%) Web Services
14 46 (8.01%) KnockoutJS
15 45 (7.84%) Node.js
16 39 (6.79%) XML
17 33 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 27 (4.70%) Ajax
18 27 (4.70%) RESTful
19 25 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.36%) Computer Science
2 28 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 27 (4.70%) User Experience
4 26 (4.53%) Digital Media
5 25 (4.36%) Data Centre
5 25 (4.36%) Online Games
6 16 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.44%) CMDB
8 11 (1.92%) Clustering
8 11 (1.92%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.74%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.39%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (1.22%) Statistics
12 7 (1.22%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.87%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.87%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.87%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 104 (18.12%) Windows
2 54 (9.41%) Windows Server
3 29 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.79%) Linux
6 14 (2.44%) Unix
7 10 (1.74%) Android
7 10 (1.74%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.05%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.05%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.52%) CentOS
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.17%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) Fedora
12 1 (0.17%) Solaris
12 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (32.75%) MVC
3 133 (23.17%) TDD
4 88 (15.33%) Scrum
5 71 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
6 65 (11.32%) OO
7 62 (10.80%) Web Development
8 59 (10.28%) Mentoring
9 56 (9.76%) ITIL
10 51 (8.89%) E-Commerce
11 36 (6.27%) CRM
11 36 (6.27%) Kanban
12 34 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (5.75%) SDLC
13 33 (5.75%) Software Engineering
14 30 (5.23%) OOD
15 28 (4.88%) Coaching
16 27 (4.70%) BDD
16 27 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (4.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 310 (54.01%) C#
2 305 (53.14%) SQL
3 210 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 95 (16.55%) T-SQL
5 67 (11.67%) Java
6 36 (6.27%) PowerShell
7 24 (4.18%) VB.NET
8 23 (4.01%) PHP
9 21 (3.66%) VB
10 19 (3.31%) Python
11 18 (3.14%) Bash Shell
11 18 (3.14%) Perl
12 16 (2.79%) Go
13 13 (2.26%) VBScript
14 12 (2.09%) VBA
15 9 (1.57%) C++
16 7 (1.22%) Ruby
17 4 (0.70%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.52%) R
18 3 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 75 (13.07%) Degree
2 22 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.31%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.26%) ISEB
4 13 (2.26%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.26%) PMP
4 13 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.87%) MCP
5 5 (0.87%) MCTS
6 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.70%) HNC
6 4 (0.70%) HND
7 3 (0.52%) MCDBA
7 3 (0.52%) PhD
8 2 (0.35%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.35%) MCSE
9 1 (0.17%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.17%) CCNA
9 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.88%) SLA
2 11 (1.92%) QA
3 5 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.35%) HL7
5 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.14%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.74%) Firmware
5 10 (1.74%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.52%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.52%) vSphere
8 2 (0.35%) XenServer
9 1 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.17%) Docker
9 1 (0.17%) vCloud
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.17%) XenApp
9 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (2.26%) SCVMM
2 12 (2.09%) Ansible
2 12 (2.09%) Puppet
3 10 (1.74%) Kibana
3 10 (1.74%) logstash
3 10 (1.74%) Salt
4 4 (0.70%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.35%) WSUS
6 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.17%) Grafana
6 1 (0.17%) Graphite
6 1 (0.17%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) SCCM
6 1 (0.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 185 (32.23%) Microsoft
2 93 (16.20%) Oracle
3 35 (6.10%) VMware
4 28 (4.88%) Citrix
5 25 (4.36%) IBM
6 24 (4.18%) HP
6 24 (4.18%) SAP
7 18 (3.14%) NetApp
8 17 (2.96%) Cisco
8 17 (2.96%) EMC
9 14 (2.44%) Juniper
10 13 (2.26%) BMC
10 13 (2.26%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.92%) JD Edwards
11 11 (1.92%) Sitecore
11 11 (1.92%) Sybase
12 10 (1.74%) CommVault
13 9 (1.57%) Google
13 9 (1.57%) Informatica
14 7 (1.22%) Red Hat
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