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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 343 350 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 19.22% 22.28% 19.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.94% 36.69% 34.73%
Number of salaries quoted 297 325 275
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 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
904 954 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.64% 60.73% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 759 885 809
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 £53,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 275 (37.36%) SQL Server
2 222 (30.16%) Oracle
3 193 (26.22%) Java
4 171 (23.23%) .NET
5 165 (22.42%) Finance
6 164 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
7 161 (21.88%) Degree
8 145 (19.70%) C#
9 135 (18.34%) HTML
10 123 (16.71%) Linux
11 122 (16.58%) Windows
12 117 (15.90%) XML
12 117 (15.90%) JavaScript
13 114 (15.49%) Microsoft
14 113 (15.35%) MySQL
15 109 (14.81%) ASP.NET
16 107 (14.54%) Software Engineering
17 106 (14.40%) Scrum
18 105 (14.27%) Spring
19 103 (13.99%) Relational Database
20 101 (13.72%) PHP
21 99 (13.45%) Unit Testing
22 96 (13.04%) Web Services
23 95 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
24 90 (12.23%) VMware
25 87 (11.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 85 (11.55%) RDBMS
27 84 (11.41%) Computer Science
28 83 (11.28%) T-SQL
29 82 (11.14%) OO

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 66 (8.97%) WebLogic
2 65 (8.83%) WebSphere
3 51 (6.93%) SharePoint
4 41 (5.57%) IIS
5 28 (3.80%) Apache ServiceMix
6 26 (3.53%) MS Exchange
7 15 (2.04%) SAS
8 14 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.09%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.09%) CMS
12 7 (0.95%) Apache
13 6 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 68 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.08%) MS Office
3 6 (0.82%) SPSS
4 4 (0.54%) MS Project
4 4 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (3.80%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (2.99%) Magento
3 20 (2.72%) Shopify
4 15 (2.04%) Oracle iProcurement
5 14 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
6 11 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
6 11 (1.49%) Oracle Cash Management
6 11 (1.49%) Oracle Assets
6 11 (1.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 11 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (1.09%) Visualfiles
7 8 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (0.82%) Agresso
9 5 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
10 4 (0.54%) ResourceLink
11 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.58%) SaaS
2 17 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.54%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.14%) Heroku
6 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.80%) SAN
2 23 (3.13%) Firewall
3 12 (1.63%) HTTP
4 10 (1.36%) DHCP
4 10 (1.36%) DNS
4 10 (1.36%) Internet
5 9 (1.22%) Intranet
5 9 (1.22%) LAN
5 9 (1.22%) NAS
6 7 (0.95%) WAN
7 6 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
7 6 (0.82%) Ethernet
7 6 (0.82%) VPN
7 6 (0.82%) LDAP
8 5 (0.68%) Extranet
8 5 (0.68%) PBX
8 5 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (0.54%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (37.36%) SQL Server
2 113 (15.35%) MySQL
3 103 (13.99%) Relational Database
4 87 (11.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 85 (11.55%) RDBMS
6 65 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
6 65 (8.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 65 (8.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 41 (5.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (5.16%) Oracle Database
9 28 (3.80%) Oracle BI EE
10 26 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 24 (3.26%) Oracle Reports
12 22 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (2.85%) NoSQL
14 20 (2.72%) Hazelcast
15 19 (2.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 16 (2.17%) QlikView
17 15 (2.04%) Oracle Discoverer
18 14 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (8.97%) JUnit
2 63 (8.56%) Eclipse
3 49 (6.66%) Eclipse RCP
4 47 (6.39%) Selenium
5 42 (5.71%) Ant
6 36 (4.89%) Visual Studio
7 29 (3.94%) Git (software)
8 28 (3.80%) Maven
9 18 (2.45%) Jenkins
10 15 (2.04%) FitNesse
11 14 (1.90%) WebDriver
12 12 (1.63%) Cucumber
12 12 (1.63%) PHPUnit
13 10 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (1.36%) MSI
13 10 (1.36%) Subversion
14 8 (1.09%) JMeter
15 7 (0.95%) NetBeans
15 7 (0.95%) Hudson
16 6 (0.82%) WATIR
General
1 165 (22.42%) Finance
2 80 (10.87%) Banking
3 49 (6.66%) French Language
4 40 (5.43%) Marketing
5 31 (4.21%) Legal
6 30 (4.08%) Telecoms
7 23 (3.13%) Advertising
8 18 (2.45%) Retail
9 11 (1.49%) General Ledger
9 11 (1.49%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.49%) Law
9 11 (1.49%) Electronics
10 6 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.82%) Automotive
11 5 (0.68%) Billing
12 4 (0.54%) Back Office
13 3 (0.41%) Games
14 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 320 (43.48%) Developer
2 147 (19.97%) Analyst
3 60 (8.15%) Java Developer
4 59 (8.02%) Senior Developer
5 51 (6.93%) .NET Developer
6 50 (6.79%) Software Engineer
7 43 (5.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 36 (4.89%) Software Developer
8 36 (4.89%) Support Engineer
9 35 (4.76%) Support Analyst
9 35 (4.76%) DBA
10 34 (4.62%) Applications Support
11 32 (4.35%) PHP Developer
12 30 (4.08%) Administrator
13 29 (3.94%) Data Analyst
14 27 (3.67%) Junior
14 27 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
14 27 (3.67%) C# Developer
14 27 (3.67%) Team Leader
15 24 (3.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (23.23%) .NET
2 135 (18.34%) HTML
3 117 (15.90%) XML
4 109 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 105 (14.27%) Spring
6 96 (13.04%) Web Services
7 78 (10.60%) CSS
8 71 (9.65%) J2EE
9 68 (9.24%) jQuery
10 63 (8.56%) XSLT
11 55 (7.47%) JSP
12 54 (7.34%) GWT
13 45 (6.11%) Servlets
14 43 (5.84%) WebSphere MQ
14 43 (5.84%) .NET Framework
15 39 (5.30%) JMS
16 28 (3.80%) WCF
17 27 (3.67%) RESTful
18 26 (3.53%) Hibernate
18 26 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 84 (11.41%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.66%) N-Tier
3 47 (6.39%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (5.84%) Client/Server
5 34 (4.62%) Inversion of Control
6 33 (4.48%) SWIFT
7 23 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 23 (3.13%) Open Source
8 20 (2.72%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.58%) Mobile App
10 18 (2.45%) Replication
11 12 (1.63%) GIS
12 8 (1.09%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.09%) Blackberry
13 7 (0.95%) Statistics
13 7 (0.95%) PMI
13 7 (0.95%) Semantic Web
13 7 (0.95%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.82%) Social Media
15 5 (0.68%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 123 (16.71%) Linux
2 122 (16.58%) Windows
3 58 (7.88%) UNIX
4 28 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (2.72%) Android
6 17 (2.31%) Apple iOS
7 15 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 15 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.04%) CentOS
8 12 (1.63%) Fedora
9 10 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (1.22%) AIX
11 7 (0.95%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.41%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.27%) Solaris
15 1 (0.14%) Debian
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (14.54%) Software Engineering
3 106 (14.40%) Scrum
4 99 (13.45%) Unit Testing
5 95 (12.91%) Business Intelligence
6 82 (11.14%) OO
7 68 (9.24%) ITIL
8 65 (8.83%) TDD
9 62 (8.42%) UML
10 59 (8.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 55 (7.47%) MVC
12 54 (7.34%) Problem Management
13 53 (7.20%) ETL
14 34 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (4.21%) CRM
16 28 (3.80%) E-Commerce
17 27 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
17 27 (3.67%) Workflow
17 27 (3.67%) Software Testing
18 26 (3.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 193 (26.22%) Java
2 145 (19.70%) C#
3 117 (15.90%) JavaScript
4 101 (13.72%) PHP
5 83 (11.28%) T-SQL
6 54 (7.34%) VB.NET
7 52 (7.07%) PL/SQL
8 36 (4.89%) C++
9 30 (4.08%) PHP5
10 27 (3.67%) Python
11 24 (3.26%) Ruby
12 23 (3.13%) VBA
13 22 (2.99%) VB
13 22 (2.99%) C
13 22 (2.99%) Perl
14 18 (2.45%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.63%) VB6
16 11 (1.49%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.95%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.68%) JCL
Qualifications
1 161 (21.88%) Degree
2 22 (2.99%) ISEB
3 18 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (1.90%) CCNA
5 14 (1.90%) HND
5 14 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.63%) MCSE
7 7 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.68%) MCSA
9 4 (0.54%) MCP
9 4 (0.54%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.41%) MCTS
10 3 (0.41%) MBA
10 3 (0.41%) PMP
10 3 (0.41%) PhD
10 3 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.29%) QA
2 26 (3.53%) SLA
3 3 (0.41%) COBIT
3 3 (0.41%) GAMP
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 67 (9.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (6.79%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.95%) vSphere
4 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.41%) Samba
6 2 (0.27%) NFS
6 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.14%) Postfix
7 1 (0.14%) XenServer
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.68%) Puppet
3 4 (0.54%) ARCserve
3 4 (0.54%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.41%) Nagios
4 3 (0.41%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.14%) logstash
6 1 (0.14%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 222 (30.16%) Oracle
2 114 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 90 (12.23%) VMware
4 69 (9.38%) JBoss
5 53 (7.20%) IBM
6 42 (5.71%) Zend
7 34 (4.62%) Google
8 31 (4.21%) Informatica
9 21 (2.85%) Citrix
10 17 (2.31%) Red Hat
11 16 (2.17%) Teradata
12 14 (1.90%) Tableau
12 14 (1.90%) Cisco
13 12 (1.63%) Business Objects
14 10 (1.36%) SAP
15 9 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
16 8 (1.09%) Logi Analytics
16 8 (1.09%) Cognos
17 6 (0.82%) LANDesk
17 6 (0.82%) Sitecore
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sparkol
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-55,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + pension and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday