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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 373 451 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.37% 25.10% 22.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.22% 43.96% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 354 396 348
Average salary £37,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1059 1026 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 54.98% 57.10% 67.66%
Number of salaries quoted 946 904 1076
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 30 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 254 (32.36%) SQL Server
2 236 (30.06%) Java
3 224 (28.54%) .NET
4 216 (27.52%) Oracle
5 196 (24.97%) Agile Software Development
6 193 (24.59%) Finance
7 179 (22.80%) C#
8 149 (18.98%) JavaScript
9 145 (18.47%) Microsoft
10 117 (14.90%) Degree
11 116 (14.78%) XML
12 109 (13.89%) T-SQL
12 109 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
13 108 (13.76%) MS Excel
14 105 (13.38%) HTML
15 101 (12.87%) Spring
16 100 (12.74%) PL/SQL
17 98 (12.48%) ASP.NET
18 93 (11.85%) Windows
19 90 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 88 (11.21%) TDD
21 87 (11.08%) JUnit
22 85 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
23 84 (10.70%) MVC
24 83 (10.57%) CSS
25 78 (9.94%) OO
26 74 (9.43%) Web Services
27 73 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
28 71 (9.04%) J2EE
29 67 (8.54%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 44 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 42 (5.35%) WebLogic
2 42 (5.35%) Tomcat
3 41 (5.22%) JBoss
4 34 (4.33%) WebSphere
5 26 (3.31%) MS Exchange
6 20 (2.55%) Lync
7 17 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
8 16 (2.04%) IIS
9 14 (1.78%) Apache
10 12 (1.53%) SAS
10 12 (1.53%) Confluence
11 11 (1.40%) Apache ServiceMix
12 8 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.76%) nginx
13 6 (0.76%) MediaWiki
14 5 (0.64%) Joomla!
15 4 (0.51%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.51%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 108 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.08%) MS Office
3 7 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.51%) SPSS
4 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.38%) MS Project
6 2 (0.25%) FastStats
6 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.13%) Revit
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.78%) Oracle Financials
2 14 (1.78%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
4 11 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.76%) Agresso
6 4 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.38%) Visualfiles
8 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.25%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle SCM
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle HRMS
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.53%) SaaS
2 9 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.13%) PaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.68%) Firewall
2 20 (2.55%) HTTP
3 14 (1.78%) LAN
4 13 (1.66%) WAN
4 13 (1.66%) VPN
5 11 (1.40%) SAN
6 8 (1.02%) Network Security
7 7 (0.89%) DHCP
8 6 (0.76%) LDAP
8 6 (0.76%) ISDN
8 6 (0.76%) MPLS
8 6 (0.76%) OSPF
8 6 (0.76%) BGP
8 6 (0.76%) EIGRP
8 6 (0.76%) IPsec
8 6 (0.76%) IPv6
8 6 (0.76%) VLAN
9 5 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.51%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (0.51%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (32.36%) SQL Server
2 90 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 73 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 65 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (7.64%) MySQL
6 55 (7.01%) Data Warehouse
7 49 (6.24%) Relational Database
8 36 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (4.20%) RDBMS
10 22 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
10 22 (2.80%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (1.78%) MS Access
13 14 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 12 (1.53%) QlikView
15 11 (1.40%) OLAP
16 10 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 87 (11.08%) JUnit
2 65 (8.28%) Eclipse
3 44 (5.61%) Visual Studio
4 42 (5.35%) Jenkins
5 37 (4.71%) Subversion
6 34 (4.33%) Git (software)
7 30 (3.82%) Maven
8 27 (3.44%) JIRA
9 23 (2.93%) Oracle Forms
10 22 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (2.80%) Selenium
11 21 (2.68%) Eclipse RCP
12 19 (2.42%) Cucumber
13 16 (2.04%) WebDriver
14 15 (1.91%) Ant
14 15 (1.91%) JDeveloper
15 9 (1.15%) TeamCity
16 8 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
16 8 (1.02%) PVCS
17 7 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 193 (24.59%) Finance
2 48 (6.11%) Banking
3 32 (4.08%) Legal
4 29 (3.69%) Advertising
5 28 (3.57%) Law
6 25 (3.18%) Retail
7 21 (2.68%) French Language
8 17 (2.17%) Marketing
9 16 (2.04%) Aerospace
10 15 (1.91%) Telecoms
10 15 (1.91%) General Ledger
11 8 (1.02%) Back Office
12 7 (0.89%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.64%) Billing
14 4 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
15 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.25%) Publishing
17 1 (0.13%) Military
17 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 418 (53.25%) Developer
2 145 (18.47%) Java Developer
3 143 (18.22%) Analyst
4 81 (10.32%) .NET Developer
5 49 (6.24%) Senior Developer
6 48 (6.11%) SQL Developer
7 47 (5.99%) Junior
8 46 (5.86%) C# Developer
9 44 (5.61%) Applications Support
10 36 (4.59%) Consultant
11 35 (4.46%) Software Engineer
12 31 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 29 (3.69%) Support Analyst
14 28 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
15 26 (3.31%) Software Developer
16 24 (3.06%) Data Analyst
16 24 (3.06%) Junior Developer
16 24 (3.06%) Java Software Engineer
17 22 (2.80%) Support Engineer
17 22 (2.80%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (28.54%) .NET
2 116 (14.78%) XML
3 105 (13.38%) HTML
4 101 (12.87%) Spring
5 98 (12.48%) ASP.NET
6 83 (10.57%) CSS
7 74 (9.43%) Web Services
8 71 (9.04%) J2EE
9 48 (6.11%) Hibernate
10 38 (4.84%) XSLT
11 34 (4.33%) jQuery
12 33 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (4.08%) WCF
14 29 (3.69%) SOAP
15 28 (3.57%) JSP
16 27 (3.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 26 (3.31%) Ajax
18 25 (3.18%) GWT
19 24 (3.06%) .NET Framework
20 22 (2.80%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 85 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (8.15%) Computer Science
3 28 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (2.29%) N-Tier
5 17 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 16 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 16 (2.04%) Open Source
7 12 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (1.40%) SWIFT
9 9 (1.15%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.02%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.02%) Data Integration
11 7 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.76%) Wiki
12 6 (0.76%) NHS
12 6 (0.76%) Clustering
13 4 (0.51%) Replication
13 4 (0.51%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 93 (11.85%) Windows
2 43 (5.48%) Linux
3 32 (4.08%) UNIX
4 15 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.27%) Android
7 8 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.89%) CentOS
8 7 (0.89%) Debian
8 7 (0.89%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.64%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.64%) Solaris
11 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (24.97%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
3 88 (11.21%) TDD
4 84 (10.70%) MVC
5 78 (9.94%) OO
6 67 (8.54%) Scrum
7 64 (8.15%) Software Engineering
8 62 (7.90%) ETL
9 46 (5.86%) ITIL
10 43 (5.48%) Unit Testing
11 40 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (4.08%) Data Analysis
13 30 (3.82%) OOD
13 30 (3.82%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (3.82%) Problem Management
14 28 (3.57%) UML
14 28 (3.57%) Validation
15 27 (3.44%) Data Modelling
15 27 (3.44%) Mentoring
16 25 (3.18%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 236 (30.06%) Java
2 179 (22.80%) C#
3 149 (18.98%) JavaScript
4 109 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 100 (12.74%) PL/SQL
6 58 (7.39%) VB.NET
7 40 (5.10%) C++
8 37 (4.71%) VBA
9 33 (4.20%) VB
10 32 (4.08%) PowerShell
10 32 (4.08%) PHP
11 13 (1.66%) Python
12 12 (1.53%) Perl
13 11 (1.40%) Ruby
14 9 (1.15%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.02%) VBScript
16 7 (0.89%) C
17 5 (0.64%) Delphi
17 5 (0.64%) ActionScript
17 5 (0.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 117 (14.90%) Degree
2 45 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 30 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.42%) ISEB
5 11 (1.40%) MCP
6 9 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.38%) AAT
9 3 (0.38%) CCNA
9 3 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.38%) HND
9 3 (0.38%) MCSE
9 3 (0.38%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.13%) MBA
11 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.10%) QA
2 30 (3.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.25%) HL7
3 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (7.64%) Active Directory
2 28 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.76%) Postfix
4 6 (0.76%) Terminal Services
4 6 (0.76%) Samba
4 6 (0.76%) XenServer
4 6 (0.76%) iptables
5 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (2.93%) SCCM
2 22 (2.80%) SCOM
3 17 (2.17%) Puppet
4 7 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.76%) Salt
5 6 (0.76%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.38%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.13%) Ansible
7 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 216 (27.52%) Oracle
2 145 (18.47%) Microsoft
3 46 (5.86%) VMware
4 36 (4.59%) Citrix
5 28 (3.57%) IBM
6 23 (2.93%) Business Objects
7 15 (1.91%) Informatica
8 13 (1.66%) Google
9 11 (1.40%) Teradata
10 10 (1.27%) SAP
10 10 (1.27%) Sybase
11 9 (1.15%) Xamarin
12 7 (0.89%) Cisco
12 7 (0.89%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.64%) Compuware
14 5 (0.64%) GoldenSource
14 5 (0.64%) BancTec
15 4 (0.51%) Metastorm
15 4 (0.51%) HP
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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