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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 306 321 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.78% 19.84% 20.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 54.26% 64.07% 65.08%
Number of salaries quoted 268 292 299
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
564 501 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.92% 30.96% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 465 446 459
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 31 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 328 (50.23%) .NET
2 299 (45.79%) SQL
3 267 (40.89%) C#
4 231 (35.38%) ASP.NET
5 193 (29.56%) Microsoft
6 170 (26.03%) MVC
7 161 (24.66%) Windows
8 157 (24.04%) HTML
9 147 (22.51%) JavaScript
10 145 (22.21%) Oracle
11 122 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
12 121 (18.53%) Scrum
13 119 (18.22%) CSS
14 118 (18.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 116 (17.76%) Degree
16 108 (16.54%) VMware
17 102 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 101 (15.47%) MS Excel
18 101 (15.47%) Finance
19 100 (15.31%) Java
20 98 (15.01%) XML
21 97 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 88 (13.48%) T-SQL
23 86 (13.17%) VMware Infrastructure
24 85 (13.02%) TDD
25 83 (12.71%) Software Engineering
26 78 (11.94%) Relational Database
27 75 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 72 (11.03%) MySQL
28 72 (11.03%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 60 (9.19%) SharePoint
2 59 (9.04%) WebSphere
3 54 (8.27%) IIS
4 50 (7.66%) WebLogic
5 36 (5.51%) Umbraco
6 27 (4.13%) MS Exchange
7 26 (3.98%) CMS
7 26 (3.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 26 (3.98%) Apache ServiceMix
8 16 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (1.84%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.53%) Apache
11 10 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (1.38%) GlassFish
13 8 (1.23%) Node.js
14 7 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 101 (15.47%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.13%) MS Office
3 9 (1.38%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) Revit
5 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.15%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.31%) Agresso
4 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.61%) SaaS
2 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.31%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.31%) Pure360
4 1 (0.15%) Office 365
4 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.13%) SAN
2 39 (5.97%) Firewall
3 36 (5.51%) DNS
4 24 (3.68%) HTTP
5 23 (3.52%) VPN
6 21 (3.22%) DHCP
7 20 (3.06%) SMTP
8 14 (2.14%) Intranet
8 14 (2.14%) LAN
9 10 (1.53%) TCP/IP
9 10 (1.53%) IPsec
9 10 (1.53%) PPTP
10 9 (1.38%) Ethernet
11 8 (1.23%) ISDN
11 8 (1.23%) VoIP
11 8 (1.23%) H.323
11 8 (1.23%) Network Security
12 7 (1.07%) Internet
13 6 (0.92%) WAN
13 6 (0.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (18.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 97 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 78 (11.94%) Relational Database
4 75 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 72 (11.03%) MySQL
6 58 (8.88%) RDBMS
7 54 (8.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 52 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (7.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 40 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (3.98%) MongoDB
12 25 (3.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 16 (2.45%) NoSQL
13 16 (2.45%) Big Data
14 15 (2.30%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.84%) QlikView
16 11 (1.68%) MS Access
16 11 (1.68%) OLAP
17 7 (1.07%) DB2
17 7 (1.07%) Informix
Development Applications
1 48 (7.35%) JUnit
2 40 (6.13%) Ant
2 40 (6.13%) Eclipse
3 33 (5.05%) Eclipse RCP
4 32 (4.90%) Visual Studio
5 29 (4.44%) NUnit
6 28 (4.29%) Moq
7 27 (4.13%) Rhino Mocks
8 25 (3.83%) MSTest
9 20 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (2.45%) Maven
11 15 (2.30%) Jenkins
12 14 (2.14%) Git (software)
13 6 (0.92%) Selenium
14 5 (0.77%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.77%) Subversion
14 5 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.61%) MSI
15 4 (0.61%) NetBeans
16 3 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 101 (15.47%) Finance
2 44 (6.74%) Banking
3 33 (5.05%) French Language
4 28 (4.29%) Marketing
5 23 (3.52%) Legal
6 21 (3.22%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.60%) Advertising
8 15 (2.30%) Back Office
9 11 (1.68%) Law
9 11 (1.68%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.07%) Games
10 7 (1.07%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.92%) Publishing
11 6 (0.92%) Military
12 5 (0.77%) Retail
12 5 (0.77%) Electronics
13 4 (0.61%) Automotive
13 4 (0.61%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 348 (53.29%) Developer
2 164 (25.11%) .NET Developer
3 84 (12.86%) C# Developer
4 72 (11.03%) Senior Developer
5 66 (10.11%) Analyst
6 56 (8.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 54 (8.27%) Administrator
8 42 (6.43%) Applications Support
9 41 (6.28%) ASP.NET Developer
10 36 (5.51%) DBA
11 33 (5.05%) Senior .NET Developer
12 32 (4.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 32 (4.90%) Software Engineer
13 26 (3.98%) Senior C# Developer
13 26 (3.98%) SQL Developer
14 25 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
15 24 (3.68%) Support Analyst
15 24 (3.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 24 (3.68%) Java Software Engineer
15 24 (3.68%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (50.23%) .NET
2 231 (35.38%) ASP.NET
3 157 (24.04%) HTML
4 119 (18.22%) CSS
5 102 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 98 (15.01%) XML
7 71 (10.87%) WCF
8 62 (9.49%) jQuery
9 59 (9.04%) .NET Framework
10 53 (8.12%) JSP
11 48 (7.35%) WPF
12 45 (6.89%) Spring
12 45 (6.89%) Servlets
13 44 (6.74%) J2EE
14 43 (6.58%) WebSphere MQ
15 42 (6.43%) Web Services
15 42 (6.43%) GWT
16 41 (6.28%) XSLT
17 40 (6.13%) JMS
18 36 (5.51%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 59 (9.04%) N-Tier
3 58 (8.88%) Inversion of Control
4 43 (6.58%) Client/Server
5 41 (6.28%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (5.05%) SWIFT
7 24 (3.68%) Replication
8 23 (3.52%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.84%) Visualisation
10 11 (1.68%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.53%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.53%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.38%) Open Source
13 7 (1.07%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.07%) Semantic Web
14 6 (0.92%) BBC
14 6 (0.92%) Social Media
15 5 (0.77%) DTV
16 4 (0.61%) W3C
16 4 (0.61%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 161 (24.66%) Windows
2 58 (8.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (7.96%) Linux
4 47 (7.20%) UNIX
5 28 (4.29%) Windows 7
6 24 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.53%) Windows XP
8 10 (1.53%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.38%) Windows Vista
9 9 (1.38%) Solaris
10 8 (1.23%) AIX
11 7 (1.07%) Android
11 7 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.77%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.61%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.31%) HPUX
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (26.03%) MVC
2 122 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (18.53%) Scrum
4 85 (13.02%) TDD
5 83 (12.71%) Software Engineering
6 72 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
7 62 (9.49%) Unit Testing
8 57 (8.73%) OO
9 49 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (6.28%) UML
11 39 (5.97%) Web Application Development
12 35 (5.36%) CRM
13 34 (5.21%) ITIL
13 34 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
14 29 (4.44%) Content Management
15 27 (4.13%) MVVM
16 26 (3.98%) ETL
16 26 (3.98%) Web Development
16 26 (3.98%) Problem Management
17 25 (3.83%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 299 (45.79%) SQL
2 267 (40.89%) C#
3 147 (22.51%) JavaScript
4 100 (15.31%) Java
5 88 (13.48%) T-SQL
6 64 (9.80%) VB.NET
7 26 (3.98%) C
8 25 (3.83%) VB
9 18 (2.76%) C++
9 18 (2.76%) Ruby
10 16 (2.45%) VBA
10 16 (2.45%) PHP
11 14 (2.14%) Python
12 10 (1.53%) Delphi
12 10 (1.53%) Perl
12 10 (1.53%) VB6
13 9 (1.38%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.07%) VBScript
15 5 (0.77%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 116 (17.76%) Degree
2 72 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (5.05%) MCP
4 29 (4.44%) MCTS
4 29 (4.44%) MCSD
5 27 (4.13%) MCSE
6 25 (3.83%) MCAD
7 20 (3.06%) MCSA
8 14 (2.14%) Security Cleared
9 12 (1.84%) ISEB
10 11 (1.68%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (1.68%) CCNA
11 8 (1.23%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.77%) CCA
13 5 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (0.77%) HND
14 4 (0.61%) MCITP
14 4 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.37%) QA
2 8 (1.23%) SLA
3 4 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.46%) COBIT
4 3 (0.46%) GAMP
5 1 (0.15%) WAI
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 86 (13.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (10.11%) Active Directory
3 31 (4.75%) VMware ESX
4 30 (4.59%) vSphere
5 10 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.46%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.15%) XenApp
10 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (1.23%) Nagios
1 8 (1.23%) logstash
2 4 (0.61%) WSUS
3 3 (0.46%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.46%) Puppet
3 3 (0.46%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.46%) ARCserve
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.31%) OpenView
4 2 (0.31%) SCCM
4 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.15%) WMI
5 1 (0.15%) SCOM
5 1 (0.15%) MOM
Vendors
1 193 (29.56%) Microsoft
2 145 (22.21%) Oracle
3 108 (16.54%) VMware
4 55 (8.42%) JBoss
5 48 (7.35%) IBM
6 46 (7.04%) Google
7 22 (3.37%) Citrix
8 15 (2.30%) SAP
9 13 (1.99%) Tableau
10 12 (1.84%) Apple
11 10 (1.53%) Sage
11 10 (1.53%) Logi Analytics
12 9 (1.38%) Cisco
12 9 (1.38%) HP
13 8 (1.23%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.07%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.92%) Sybase
15 6 (0.92%) Informatica
15 6 (0.92%) Juniper
16 5 (0.77%) Facebook
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