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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 303 311 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.64% 16.02% 17.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.36% 55.94% 54.99%
Number of salaries quoted 271 291 297
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
502 556 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.22% 28.65% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 439 508 534
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 337 (52.82%) SQL
1 337 (52.82%) .NET
2 307 (48.12%) C#
3 269 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
4 262 (41.07%) ASP.NET
5 237 (37.15%) JavaScript
6 228 (35.74%) MVC
7 189 (29.62%) Microsoft
8 175 (27.43%) HTML
9 159 (24.92%) Oracle
10 152 (23.82%) CSS
11 146 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 130 (20.38%) Finance
13 120 (18.81%) Java
14 112 (17.55%) Degree
15 110 (17.24%) T-SQL
16 109 (17.08%) TDD
17 106 (16.61%) Windows
18 105 (16.46%) MS Excel
19 99 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 93 (14.58%) Scrum
21 91 (14.26%) SQL Server 2008
22 88 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
22 88 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 87 (13.64%) MySQL
24 84 (13.17%) .NET Framework
25 82 (12.85%) XML
25 82 (12.85%) Telecoms
26 78 (12.23%) Software Engineering
27 77 (12.07%) jQuery

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 45 (7.05%) Node.js
1 45 (7.05%) SharePoint
2 42 (6.58%) WebLogic
3 41 (6.43%) JBoss
4 37 (5.80%) IIS
5 30 (4.70%) WebSphere
6 21 (3.29%) Umbraco
7 20 (3.13%) CMS
8 19 (2.98%) Apache
9 18 (2.82%) Tomcat
10 16 (2.51%) MS Exchange
11 13 (2.04%) GlassFish
11 13 (2.04%) SAS
12 10 (1.57%) Confluence
12 10 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (1.25%) Drupal
14 8 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 105 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.29%) MS Office
3 11 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) SPSS
6 1 (0.16%) HipChat
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (4.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.41%) Infor CRM
4 5 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.31%) FastStats
6 2 (0.31%) Unica
6 2 (0.31%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 67 (10.50%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (8.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.51%) PaaS
4 14 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (2.19%) SaaS
5 13 (2.04%) IaaS
6 9 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.94%) Office 365
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.31%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.31%) CheetahMail
8 2 (0.31%) Pure360
8 2 (0.31%) Silverpop
8 2 (0.31%) SmartFocus
9 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.55%) Internet
2 11 (1.72%) DHCP
2 11 (1.72%) DNS
3 10 (1.57%) HTTP
3 10 (1.57%) NAS
3 10 (1.57%) SAN
4 9 (1.41%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.10%) CTI
6 5 (0.78%) Intranet
7 3 (0.47%) Firewall
7 3 (0.47%) SSL
8 2 (0.31%) 2G
8 2 (0.31%) 3G
8 2 (0.31%) VPN
9 1 (0.16%) ISDN
9 1 (0.16%) MPLS
9 1 (0.16%) Network Security
9 1 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.16%) VLAN
9 1 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 91 (14.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (13.64%) MySQL
5 72 (11.29%) Relational Database
6 58 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 57 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 53 (8.31%) RDBMS
9 49 (7.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 43 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
11 41 (6.43%) NoSQL
12 25 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (2.66%) Oracle Database
15 15 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 13 (2.04%) DB2
16 13 (2.04%) MS Access
16 13 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
17 11 (1.72%) Data Mining
17 11 (1.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (7.68%) Git (software)
2 45 (7.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (7.05%) Visual Studio
3 43 (6.74%) JUnit
4 32 (5.02%) Maven
4 32 (5.02%) Subversion
5 30 (4.70%) Ant
6 29 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 22 (3.45%) Cucumber
8 20 (3.13%) Selenium
9 16 (2.51%) Jenkins
10 14 (2.19%) TeamCity
11 11 (1.72%) JIRA
12 10 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (1.57%) CruiseControl
12 10 (1.57%) MSBuild
12 10 (1.57%) NetBeans
13 9 (1.41%) Apache Ivy
13 9 (1.41%) Artifactory
13 9 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 130 (20.38%) Finance
2 82 (12.85%) Telecoms
3 41 (6.43%) Banking
4 36 (5.64%) Manufacturing
4 36 (5.64%) Marketing
5 31 (4.86%) Electronics
6 16 (2.51%) Publishing
7 13 (2.04%) Advertising
8 10 (1.57%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.57%) Retail
9 9 (1.41%) Back Office
9 9 (1.41%) Legal
10 6 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.78%) International Banking
11 5 (0.78%) Law
12 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 376 (58.93%) Developer
2 194 (30.41%) .NET Developer
3 124 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 98 (15.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 68 (10.66%) Analyst
6 65 (10.19%) Senior Developer
7 63 (9.87%) ASP.NET Developer
8 57 (8.93%) Software Developer
9 54 (8.46%) SQL Developer
10 50 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 48 (7.52%) DBA
12 46 (7.21%) SQL DBA
13 44 (6.90%) Java Developer
14 36 (5.64%) Junior
15 35 (5.49%) Senior .NET Developer
16 32 (5.02%) Architect
16 32 (5.02%) Software Engineer
17 31 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 29 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
18 29 (4.55%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (52.82%) .NET
2 262 (41.07%) ASP.NET
3 175 (27.43%) HTML
4 152 (23.82%) CSS
5 146 (22.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 84 (13.17%) .NET Framework
7 82 (12.85%) XML
8 77 (12.07%) jQuery
9 67 (10.50%) WCF
10 66 (10.34%) HTML5
11 65 (10.19%) AngularJS
12 59 (9.25%) Web Services
13 50 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
14 45 (7.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 42 (6.58%) J2EE
16 38 (5.96%) Entity Framework
16 38 (5.96%) WPF
17 36 (5.64%) Spring
18 34 (5.33%) CSS3
19 31 (4.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 59 (9.25%) Computer Science
2 42 (6.58%) Digital Media
3 33 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.39%) Client/Server
5 23 (3.61%) Inversion of Control
5 23 (3.61%) N-Tier
5 23 (3.61%) User Experience
6 19 (2.98%) Data Centre
7 17 (2.66%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.35%) Streaming Music
9 13 (2.04%) CMDB
9 13 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.88%) Clustering
11 7 (1.10%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.94%) iPad
12 6 (0.94%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.78%) Statistics
13 5 (0.78%) Tandem
14 4 (0.63%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 106 (16.61%) Windows
2 44 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 32 (5.02%) Linux
4 31 (4.86%) Unix
5 15 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.57%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.10%) Android
8 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.78%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.47%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.31%) CentOS
12 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (35.74%) MVC
3 109 (17.08%) TDD
4 93 (14.58%) Scrum
5 88 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (12.23%) Software Engineering
7 62 (9.72%) OO
8 50 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (7.21%) CRM
9 46 (7.21%) E-Commerce
9 46 (7.21%) Web Development
10 42 (6.58%) Web Application Development
11 39 (6.11%) Mentoring
12 37 (5.80%) Project Management
13 35 (5.49%) ETL
13 35 (5.49%) ITIL
14 33 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
15 31 (4.86%) Programme Management
16 30 (4.70%) SDLC
17 28 (4.39%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 337 (52.82%) SQL
2 307 (48.12%) C#
3 237 (37.15%) JavaScript
4 120 (18.81%) Java
5 110 (17.24%) T-SQL
6 44 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 25 (3.92%) VB
8 24 (3.76%) PHP
9 22 (3.45%) Ruby
10 16 (2.51%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.19%) VBA
12 13 (2.04%) C++
13 11 (1.72%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.25%) VBScript
15 7 (1.10%) Perl
15 7 (1.10%) Python
15 7 (1.10%) XAML
16 5 (0.78%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.78%) ES6
16 5 (0.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 112 (17.55%) Degree
2 36 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (3.45%) ISEB
5 20 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 14 (2.19%) PMI Certification
7 13 (2.04%) PMP
8 8 (1.25%) MCSE
9 6 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.78%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.78%) MCP
11 4 (0.63%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.63%) MCSA
12 3 (0.47%) CCNA
12 3 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.47%) MCDBA
12 3 (0.47%) MCSD
12 3 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.17%) QA
2 9 (1.41%) SLA
3 7 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.94%) ISO15022
4 6 (0.94%) ISO20022
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
System Software
1 36 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.10%) Docker
4 5 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.63%) XenApp
6 3 (0.47%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.16%) vSphere
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (2.04%) SCVMM
2 6 (0.94%) logstash
2 6 (0.94%) NetBackup
2 6 (0.94%) SCCM
3 5 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.78%) Puppet
4 4 (0.63%) Ansible
4 4 (0.63%) Kibana
4 4 (0.63%) Salt
5 3 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.31%) Grafana
6 2 (0.31%) Graphite
6 2 (0.31%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.31%) Nagios
6 2 (0.31%) SCOM
6 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.31%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.16%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 189 (29.62%) Microsoft
2 159 (24.92%) Oracle
3 50 (7.84%) VMware
4 39 (6.11%) SAP
5 35 (5.49%) Sybase
6 25 (3.92%) Citrix
7 21 (3.29%) Google
8 19 (2.98%) Cisco
9 18 (2.82%) BEA
10 16 (2.51%) EMC
10 16 (2.51%) HP
10 16 (2.51%) IBM
10 16 (2.51%) Juniper
10 16 (2.51%) NetApp
11 13 (2.04%) BMC
11 13 (2.04%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.72%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.41%) Cegedim Rx
13 9 (1.41%) Informatica
13 9 (1.41%) JD Edwards
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
CBS butler
Salary: Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42253.00 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Abide Financial
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum Comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £75 - £85 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, South West
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + pension
Posted: 25 days ago