The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 363 360 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.57% 22.77% 17.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.46% 37.08% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 329 342 249
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
969 971 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.24% 61.42% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 839 898 748
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,450 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SQL
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Bristol region.

SQL Salary Trend in Bristol

SQL
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SQL 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.

1 279 (36.90%) SQL Server
2 236 (31.22%) Oracle
3 205 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (25.53%) Java
5 183 (24.21%) .NET
6 167 (22.09%) Finance
7 152 (20.11%) C#
8 150 (19.84%) Degree
9 131 (17.33%) HTML
10 127 (16.80%) Windows
10 127 (16.80%) Linux
11 125 (16.53%) Microsoft
12 117 (15.48%) JavaScript
13 114 (15.08%) XML
14 108 (14.29%) MySQL
14 108 (14.29%) Spring
15 107 (14.15%) ASP.NET
16 106 (14.02%) Web Services
17 101 (13.36%) Scrum
18 98 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
19 96 (12.70%) Software Engineering
20 93 (12.30%) Relational Database
21 91 (12.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 91 (12.04%) VMware
22 90 (11.90%) Unit Testing
23 87 (11.51%) PHP
24 86 (11.38%) MS Excel
25 81 (10.71%) CSS
25 81 (10.71%) Computer Science
26 79 (10.45%) RDBMS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 64 (8.47%) WebLogic
2 63 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 61 (8.07%) WebSphere
4 41 (5.42%) IIS
5 30 (3.97%) Apache ServiceMix
6 26 (3.44%) MS Exchange
7 16 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (1.98%) SAS
8 15 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.19%) CMS
11 8 (1.06%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.79%) Apache
14 5 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.66%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 86 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.97%) MS Office
3 6 (0.79%) SPSS
4 4 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (3.04%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (2.25%) Magento
3 16 (2.12%) Shopify
4 15 (1.98%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (1.85%) Oracle iProcurement
6 12 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
6 12 (1.59%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (1.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 11 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (1.06%) Visualfiles
9 6 (0.79%) Agresso
9 6 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.53%) ResourceLink
12 2 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
13 1 (0.13%) Summit
13 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.51%) SaaS
2 17 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.26%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.13%) Heroku
6 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.97%) SAN
2 26 (3.44%) Firewall
3 12 (1.59%) Asterisk PBX
4 11 (1.46%) HTTP
5 10 (1.32%) Intranet
5 10 (1.32%) NAS
5 10 (1.32%) VPN
6 9 (1.19%) WAN
6 9 (1.19%) DHCP
6 9 (1.19%) LAN
7 8 (1.06%) PBX
7 8 (1.06%) Internet
7 8 (1.06%) DNS
8 7 (0.93%) Extranet
9 6 (0.79%) MPLS
9 6 (0.79%) LDAP
9 6 (0.79%) Ethernet
9 6 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.66%) VoIP
10 5 (0.66%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (36.90%) SQL Server
2 108 (14.29%) MySQL
3 93 (12.30%) Relational Database
4 91 (12.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 79 (10.45%) RDBMS
6 74 (9.79%) Data Warehouse
7 70 (9.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 61 (8.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 41 (5.42%) Oracle Database
10 36 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (3.84%) Oracle BI EE
12 24 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
13 23 (3.04%) NoSQL
14 22 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (2.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 18 (2.38%) QlikView
18 16 (2.12%) Hazelcast
18 16 (2.12%) MongoDB
19 14 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 71 (9.39%) JUnit
2 66 (8.73%) Eclipse
3 48 (6.35%) Selenium
4 46 (6.08%) Eclipse RCP
5 40 (5.29%) Ant
6 37 (4.89%) Visual Studio
7 30 (3.97%) Maven
8 28 (3.70%) Git (software)
9 21 (2.78%) Jenkins
10 15 (1.98%) Cucumber
11 14 (1.85%) WebDriver
11 14 (1.85%) FitNesse
12 13 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
13 11 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (1.19%) PHPUnit
15 8 (1.06%) Subversion
16 7 (0.93%) JDeveloper
16 7 (0.93%) NetBeans
16 7 (0.93%) Hudson
17 6 (0.79%) JMeter
General
1 167 (22.09%) Finance
2 78 (10.32%) Banking
3 46 (6.08%) French Language
4 39 (5.16%) Marketing
5 32 (4.23%) Legal
6 30 (3.97%) Advertising
7 27 (3.57%) Telecoms
8 19 (2.51%) Retail
9 12 (1.59%) General Ledger
10 11 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.32%) Electronics
12 9 (1.19%) Law
13 6 (0.79%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.79%) Automotive
14 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.53%) Back Office
15 4 (0.53%) Billing
16 3 (0.40%) Games
17 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.26%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 329 (43.52%) Developer
2 153 (20.24%) Analyst
3 70 (9.26%) Java Developer
4 60 (7.94%) Senior Developer
5 51 (6.75%) .NET Developer
6 46 (6.08%) Software Engineer
7 45 (5.95%) Support Engineer
8 42 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 36 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 36 (4.76%) Support Analyst
10 35 (4.63%) DBA
10 35 (4.63%) Junior
10 35 (4.63%) Applications Support
10 35 (4.63%) Data Analyst
11 31 (4.10%) Administrator
12 29 (3.84%) PHP Developer
13 28 (3.70%) Team Leader
13 28 (3.70%) C# Developer
14 26 (3.44%) Technical Support
15 24 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (24.21%) .NET
2 131 (17.33%) HTML
3 114 (15.08%) XML
4 108 (14.29%) Spring
5 107 (14.15%) ASP.NET
6 106 (14.02%) Web Services
7 81 (10.71%) CSS
8 75 (9.92%) J2EE
9 62 (8.20%) jQuery
10 61 (8.07%) XSLT
11 55 (7.28%) JSP
12 51 (6.75%) GWT
13 46 (6.08%) Servlets
14 43 (5.69%) .NET Framework
15 41 (5.42%) WebSphere MQ
16 37 (4.89%) JMS
17 29 (3.84%) Hibernate
17 29 (3.84%) WCF
18 25 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
18 25 (3.31%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 55 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.35%) N-Tier
4 45 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (5.29%) Client/Server
6 32 (4.23%) Inversion of Control
7 31 (4.10%) SWIFT
8 22 (2.91%) Open Source
9 21 (2.78%) Management Information System
9 21 (2.78%) Mathematics
10 16 (2.12%) Replication
10 16 (2.12%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.59%) GIS
12 8 (1.06%) IVR
12 8 (1.06%) Blackberry
13 7 (0.93%) PMI
13 7 (0.93%) Mainframe
13 7 (0.93%) Statistics
13 7 (0.93%) Semantic Web
14 5 (0.66%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 127 (16.80%) Linux
1 127 (16.80%) Windows
2 56 (7.41%) UNIX
3 26 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (2.65%) Android
5 16 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.98%) Ubuntu
6 15 (1.98%) CentOS
6 15 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.59%) Fedora
8 9 (1.19%) AIX
9 8 (1.06%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.40%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.26%) MVS
12 2 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) Debian
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (13.36%) Scrum
3 98 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
4 96 (12.70%) Software Engineering
5 90 (11.90%) Unit Testing
6 77 (10.19%) OO
7 74 (9.79%) TDD
8 73 (9.66%) ITIL
9 61 (8.07%) ETL
10 60 (7.94%) UML
11 59 (7.80%) Problem Management
12 56 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 52 (6.88%) MVC
14 45 (5.95%) Mentoring
15 36 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (4.50%) Software Testing
17 28 (3.70%) Project Management
18 27 (3.57%) CRM
19 26 (3.44%) E-Commerce
19 26 (3.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 193 (25.53%) Java
2 152 (20.11%) C#
3 117 (15.48%) JavaScript
4 87 (11.51%) PHP
5 76 (10.05%) T-SQL
6 58 (7.67%) PL/SQL
7 53 (7.01%) VB.NET
8 37 (4.89%) C++
9 30 (3.97%) PHP5
10 29 (3.84%) VB
11 22 (2.91%) VBA
12 21 (2.78%) Python
12 21 (2.78%) C
13 19 (2.51%) Ruby
14 17 (2.25%) VB6
15 16 (2.12%) Perl
16 15 (1.98%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.59%) PowerShell
18 8 (1.06%) VBScript
18 8 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 150 (19.84%) Degree
2 27 (3.57%) ISEB
3 19 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (2.12%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (2.12%) CCNA
5 14 (1.85%) HND
6 13 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.46%) MCSE
8 7 (0.93%) MCP
8 7 (0.93%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.53%) MCSA
9 4 (0.53%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.40%) PMP
10 3 (0.40%) MCTS
10 3 (0.40%) APMP
10 3 (0.40%) PhD
11 2 (0.26%) HNC
11 2 (0.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.54%) QA
2 27 (3.57%) SLA
3 4 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.40%) COBIT
4 3 (0.40%) GAMP
System Software
1 66 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (6.88%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.66%) Terminal Services
3 5 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.53%) vSphere
5 3 (0.40%) Samba
6 2 (0.26%) NFS
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.13%) Postfix
7 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (0.66%) Backup Exec
1 5 (0.66%) Puppet
2 4 (0.53%) ARCserve
3 3 (0.40%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.40%) Nagios
4 2 (0.26%) SCCM
4 2 (0.26%) SCOM
4 2 (0.26%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.13%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.13%) WSUS
5 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 236 (31.22%) Oracle
2 125 (16.53%) Microsoft
3 91 (12.04%) VMware
4 66 (8.73%) JBoss
5 52 (6.88%) IBM
6 36 (4.76%) Informatica
6 36 (4.76%) Zend
7 32 (4.23%) Google
8 20 (2.65%) Teradata
9 17 (2.25%) Red Hat
9 17 (2.25%) Citrix
9 17 (2.25%) Cisco
10 13 (1.72%) Business Objects
11 12 (1.59%) Tableau
12 11 (1.46%) SAP
13 8 (1.06%) Cognos
14 7 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
14 7 (0.93%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.93%) Logi Analytics
15 5 (0.66%) Metastorm
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37500 - £43500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Miro Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £43500 per annum + bonus + great bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + bonus + health + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago