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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 357 453 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.66% 25.01% 18.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.67% 65.09% 62.92%
Number of salaries quoted 314 396 326
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,500 £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
630 696 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 31.16% 38.43% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 545 586 503
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 404 (57.96%) SQL
2 378 (54.23%) .NET
3 320 (45.91%) C#
4 272 (39.02%) ASP.NET
5 254 (36.44%) Microsoft
6 194 (27.83%) MVC
7 181 (25.97%) T-SQL
8 174 (24.96%) JavaScript
9 163 (23.39%) Finance
10 154 (22.09%) MS Excel
11 152 (21.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 144 (20.66%) HTML
13 143 (20.52%) Windows
14 140 (20.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 131 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
16 123 (17.65%) XML
17 121 (17.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 117 (16.79%) Degree
19 116 (16.64%) Scrum
20 114 (16.36%) CSS
21 113 (16.21%) Oracle
21 113 (16.21%) Business Intelligence
22 99 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC
23 95 (13.63%) VB.NET
24 91 (13.06%) Java
24 91 (13.06%) .NET Framework
25 88 (12.63%) SQL Server 2005
25 88 (12.63%) Relational Database
26 86 (12.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 82 (11.76%) jQuery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 59 (8.46%) Umbraco
1 59 (8.46%) IIS
2 57 (8.18%) SharePoint
3 53 (7.60%) CMS
4 47 (6.74%) WebSphere
5 38 (5.45%) WebLogic
6 18 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (2.44%) MS Exchange
8 15 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
9 13 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (1.87%) Apache
10 11 (1.58%) Kentico
11 10 (1.43%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.29%) Sitefinity
13 8 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (1.00%) DNN
14 7 (1.00%) Node.js
15 6 (0.86%) GlassFish
16 5 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 154 (22.09%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.43%) MS Office
3 7 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.86%) FastStats
5 1 (0.14%) SPSS
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 27 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.73%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.72%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.43%) Magento
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.43%) SaaS
4 2 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.87%) Firewall
2 25 (3.59%) HTTP
3 22 (3.16%) DNS
3 22 (3.16%) SAN
4 19 (2.73%) VPN
5 17 (2.44%) SMTP
6 11 (1.58%) LAN
6 11 (1.58%) IPsec
6 11 (1.58%) Internet
6 11 (1.58%) PPTP
7 9 (1.29%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.00%) DHCP
9 6 (0.86%) Intranet
9 6 (0.86%) Network Security
10 5 (0.72%) H.323
10 5 (0.72%) VoIP
10 5 (0.72%) ISDN
11 4 (0.57%) WAN
11 4 (0.57%) Wireless
12 3 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (21.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 140 (20.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 121 (17.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (12.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 88 (12.63%) Relational Database
5 86 (12.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 77 (11.05%) Data Warehouse
7 62 (8.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 59 (8.46%) RDBMS
9 53 (7.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 52 (7.46%) MySQL
11 32 (4.59%) OLAP
12 27 (3.87%) MongoDB
13 26 (3.73%) MS Access
14 22 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
15 20 (2.87%) QlikView
15 20 (2.87%) NoSQL
16 19 (2.73%) OLTP
17 18 (2.58%) Oracle Database
18 15 (2.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 77 (11.05%) Visual Studio
2 52 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (6.89%) NUnit
4 41 (5.88%) JUnit
5 37 (5.31%) Ant
5 37 (5.31%) Eclipse
6 31 (4.45%) MSTest
7 28 (4.02%) Rhino Mocks
8 27 (3.87%) Moq
9 22 (3.16%) Eclipse RCP
10 13 (1.87%) InstallShield
11 8 (1.15%) Subversion
12 5 (0.72%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.72%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.57%) SoapUI
13 4 (0.57%) MSI
13 4 (0.57%) Selenium
13 4 (0.57%) Maven
14 3 (0.43%) JIRA
14 3 (0.43%) Checkstyle
General
1 163 (23.39%) Finance
2 54 (7.75%) Legal
3 48 (6.89%) Marketing
4 34 (4.88%) Banking
5 33 (4.73%) Law
6 30 (4.30%) Manufacturing
7 24 (3.44%) Publishing
7 24 (3.44%) Retail
8 23 (3.30%) Automotive
9 22 (3.16%) French Language
10 21 (3.01%) Telecoms
11 18 (2.58%) Advertising
12 12 (1.72%) Back Office
13 7 (1.00%) Billing
14 5 (0.72%) Military
15 4 (0.57%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.29%) Games
17 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 413 (59.25%) Developer
2 200 (28.69%) .NET Developer
3 79 (11.33%) Senior Developer
4 77 (11.05%) C# Developer
5 57 (8.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 56 (8.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 48 (6.89%) Analyst
8 47 (6.74%) Applications Support
9 46 (6.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 42 (6.03%) Senior .NET Developer
11 39 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 37 (5.31%) Administrator
12 37 (5.31%) Web Developer
13 35 (5.02%) Software Developer
14 33 (4.73%) Software Engineer
14 33 (4.73%) DBA
15 26 (3.73%) Java Developer
15 26 (3.73%) SQL DBA
16 24 (3.44%) Business Developer
16 24 (3.44%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (54.23%) .NET
2 272 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 144 (20.66%) HTML
4 123 (17.65%) XML
5 114 (16.36%) CSS
6 99 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 91 (13.06%) .NET Framework
8 82 (11.76%) jQuery
8 82 (11.76%) WCF
9 49 (7.03%) JSP
10 48 (6.89%) Web Services
11 44 (6.31%) WPF
12 38 (5.45%) XSLT
12 38 (5.45%) Servlets
12 38 (5.45%) WinForms
13 37 (5.31%) WebSphere MQ
14 36 (5.16%) Ajax
15 35 (5.02%) JMS
15 35 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 34 (4.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 78 (11.19%) Computer Science
2 50 (7.17%) Inversion of Control
3 45 (6.46%) N-Tier
4 43 (6.17%) Client/Server
5 37 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (4.73%) Mathematics
7 29 (4.16%) Replication
8 27 (3.87%) Management Information System
9 22 (3.16%) SWIFT
10 19 (2.73%) Mobile App
11 15 (2.15%) Visualisation
12 13 (1.87%) Open Source
13 9 (1.29%) Digital Media
14 8 (1.15%) Physics
15 4 (0.57%) Clustering
15 4 (0.57%) Blackberry
15 4 (0.57%) W3C
16 3 (0.43%) Statistics
16 3 (0.43%) Fat Client
16 3 (0.43%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 143 (20.52%) Windows
2 54 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (4.59%) UNIX
4 31 (4.45%) Linux
5 27 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (3.59%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.72%) Windows XP
8 6 (0.86%) Windows Vista
9 5 (0.72%) Solaris
9 5 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.57%) AIX
11 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.43%) Android
12 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (27.83%) MVC
2 131 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (16.64%) Scrum
4 113 (16.21%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (11.19%) Performance Tuning
6 70 (10.04%) Software Engineering
7 67 (9.61%) OO
8 63 (9.04%) Unit Testing
9 52 (7.46%) TDD
10 50 (7.17%) ETL
11 44 (6.31%) Web Application Development
12 41 (5.88%) CRM
13 40 (5.74%) UML
13 40 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (5.60%) Kimball Methodology
15 37 (5.31%) E-Commerce
16 31 (4.45%) Project Management
17 29 (4.16%) Campaign Management
18 28 (4.02%) MVVM
18 28 (4.02%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 404 (57.96%) SQL
2 320 (45.91%) C#
3 181 (25.97%) T-SQL
4 174 (24.96%) JavaScript
5 95 (13.63%) VB.NET
6 91 (13.06%) Java
7 65 (9.33%) VB
8 26 (3.73%) PHP
9 22 (3.16%) VBA
10 19 (2.73%) Ruby
10 19 (2.73%) VB6
10 19 (2.73%) C++
11 17 (2.44%) C
12 12 (1.72%) Python
13 11 (1.58%) Delphi
14 10 (1.43%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.00%) Perl
16 5 (0.72%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.57%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 117 (16.79%) Degree
2 63 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (5.02%) MCTS
4 29 (4.16%) MCP
5 26 (3.73%) MCAD
5 26 (3.73%) MCSD
6 20 (2.87%) MCSE
7 17 (2.44%) MCSA
8 11 (1.58%) MCITP
9 9 (1.29%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (1.00%) CCNP
10 7 (1.00%) CCNA
10 7 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.00%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.72%) CCA
11 5 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.57%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.57%) HND
12 4 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.44%) QA
2 20 (2.87%) SLA
3 3 (0.43%) GAMP
4 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 65 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (8.18%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.87%) VMware ESX
4 18 (2.58%) vSphere
5 10 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (0.57%) Nagios
2 3 (0.43%) MOM
3 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.29%) OpenView
3 2 (0.29%) Foglight
3 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.14%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 254 (36.44%) Microsoft
2 113 (16.21%) Oracle
3 81 (11.62%) VMware
4 40 (5.74%) IBM
5 39 (5.60%) JBoss
6 24 (3.44%) Sitecore
6 24 (3.44%) Citrix
6 24 (3.44%) Google
7 21 (3.01%) Cognos
8 16 (2.30%) Tableau
9 8 (1.15%) Logi Analytics
10 7 (1.00%) HP
10 7 (1.00%) SAP
11 6 (0.86%) Neolane
11 6 (0.86%) Unica
12 5 (0.72%) Apple
12 5 (0.72%) Business Objects
13 4 (0.57%) SolarWinds
13 4 (0.57%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.57%) Bloomberg
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