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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 389 348 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.67% 19.46% 22.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.16% 38.12% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 367 305 331
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
1173 913 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 62.33% 51.06% 60.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 773 899
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 3 September 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Bristol

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 273 (35.69%) SQL Server
2 250 (32.68%) .NET
3 235 (30.72%) Java
4 221 (28.89%) C#
5 197 (25.75%) JavaScript
6 196 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
7 179 (23.40%) Oracle
8 175 (22.88%) HTML
9 174 (22.75%) Finance
10 142 (18.56%) CSS
11 136 (17.78%) Degree
12 132 (17.25%) XML
13 123 (16.08%) T-SQL
14 122 (15.95%) ASP.NET
15 120 (15.69%) Microsoft
16 117 (15.29%) MS Excel
17 109 (14.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 105 (13.73%) OO
19 101 (13.20%) Computer Science
20 99 (12.94%) MVC
21 98 (12.81%) jQuery
22 96 (12.55%) Scrum
22 96 (12.55%) Windows
23 95 (12.42%) Software Engineering
24 93 (12.16%) PL/SQL
24 93 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
25 84 (10.98%) TDD
26 83 (10.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 77 (10.07%) Spring
28 76 (9.93%) Continuous Integration

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 42 (5.49%) JBoss
2 41 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 35 (4.58%) WebSphere
4 34 (4.44%) WebLogic
5 33 (4.31%) Apache
6 26 (3.40%) MS Exchange
7 25 (3.27%) SAS
7 25 (3.27%) SharePoint
8 20 (2.61%) Lync
9 19 (2.48%) IIS
9 19 (2.48%) Apache ServiceMix
10 16 (2.09%) Confluence
11 15 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (1.70%) nginx
12 13 (1.70%) Office Communications Server
13 11 (1.44%) Node.js
14 9 (1.18%) MediaWiki
14 9 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (0.92%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.92%) CMS
Applications
1 117 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.44%) MS Office
3 11 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.26%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.26%) HipChat
4 2 (0.26%) SPSS
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
5 1 (0.13%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.39%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Maximo
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (0.26%) Sage 1000
3 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.13%) Shopify
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.92%) SaaS
4 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.39%) PaaS
6 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.26%) Office 365
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.40%) Firewall
2 23 (3.01%) WAN
3 22 (2.88%) LAN
4 16 (2.09%) Internet
5 15 (1.96%) VPN
6 13 (1.70%) LDAP
7 9 (1.18%) HTTP
7 9 (1.18%) IPv6
7 9 (1.18%) OSPF
7 9 (1.18%) BGP
7 9 (1.18%) EIGRP
7 9 (1.18%) IPsec
7 9 (1.18%) Network Security
8 7 (0.92%) MPLS
8 7 (0.92%) DNS
9 6 (0.78%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.65%) VoIP
10 5 (0.65%) DHCP
10 5 (0.65%) FTP
10 5 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (35.69%) SQL Server
2 109 (14.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 83 (10.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 72 (9.41%) Relational Database
5 60 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (6.67%) MySQL
7 50 (6.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 47 (6.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (6.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 42 (5.49%) RDBMS
11 33 (4.31%) Oracle Database
12 26 (3.40%) BusinessObjects
13 22 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (1.96%) MS Access
15 15 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (1.83%) NoSQL
17 11 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 10 (1.31%) Oracle9i Database
19 8 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 67 (8.76%) Git (software)
2 60 (7.84%) JUnit
3 48 (6.27%) Eclipse
4 46 (6.01%) Jenkins
5 43 (5.62%) Maven
6 32 (4.18%) Ant
7 31 (4.05%) Visual Studio
8 30 (3.92%) Subversion
9 28 (3.66%) Eclipse RCP
10 27 (3.53%) JIRA
11 26 (3.40%) Selenium
12 23 (3.01%) Cucumber
12 23 (3.01%) WebDriver
13 19 (2.48%) Oracle APEX
14 14 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (1.83%) SoapUI
15 12 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
16 9 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 9 (1.18%) Hudson
16 9 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 174 (22.75%) Finance
2 61 (7.97%) Banking
3 43 (5.62%) Advertising
4 28 (3.66%) Marketing
5 24 (3.14%) Manufacturing
6 19 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.48%) Back Office
7 16 (2.09%) Law
7 16 (2.09%) Retail
8 15 (1.96%) French Language
9 14 (1.83%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.18%) Legal
11 8 (1.05%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.92%) Military
13 6 (0.78%) Electronics
14 4 (0.52%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.39%) German Language
15 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 454 (59.35%) Developer
2 112 (14.64%) Analyst
3 108 (14.12%) .NET Developer
4 82 (10.72%) Java Developer
5 76 (9.93%) C# Developer
6 63 (8.24%) Senior Developer
7 62 (8.10%) SQL Developer
8 57 (7.45%) Software Developer
9 55 (7.19%) C# .NET Developer
10 41 (5.36%) Software Engineer
11 32 (4.18%) Graduate
11 32 (4.18%) Junior
11 32 (4.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 31 (4.05%) Applications Support
13 26 (3.40%) Support Analyst
14 24 (3.14%) DBA
15 23 (3.01%) Web Developer
16 22 (2.88%) Consultant
16 22 (2.88%) Support Engineer
17 21 (2.75%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (32.68%) .NET
2 175 (22.88%) HTML
3 142 (18.56%) CSS
4 132 (17.25%) XML
5 122 (15.95%) ASP.NET
6 98 (12.81%) jQuery
7 77 (10.07%) Spring
8 58 (7.58%) Web Services
9 48 (6.27%) .NET Framework
10 47 (6.14%) Hibernate
11 43 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (4.84%) J2EE
13 34 (4.44%) JSON
14 33 (4.31%) SOAP
15 32 (4.18%) Servlets
16 29 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 28 (3.66%) GWT
18 26 (3.40%) RESTful
19 25 (3.27%) AngularJS
19 25 (3.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 101 (13.20%) Computer Science
2 71 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (3.53%) Mathematics
5 24 (3.14%) Data Centre
6 23 (3.01%) Inversion of Control
7 20 (2.61%) Client/Server
7 20 (2.61%) N-Tier
8 19 (2.48%) SWIFT
9 16 (2.09%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.83%) Replication
11 12 (1.57%) Clustering
11 12 (1.57%) User Experience
12 11 (1.44%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.44%) Wiki
13 10 (1.31%) Visualisation
14 9 (1.18%) Statistics
15 8 (1.05%) Data Structures
16 6 (0.78%) Informatics
16 6 (0.78%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 96 (12.55%) Windows
2 59 (7.71%) Linux
3 48 (6.27%) UNIX
4 32 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.70%) Windows XP
8 11 (1.44%) CentOS
9 9 (1.18%) Debian
9 9 (1.18%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.65%) Android
11 4 (0.52%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.52%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) AIX
13 1 (0.13%) HPUX
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (13.73%) OO
3 99 (12.94%) MVC
4 96 (12.55%) Scrum
5 95 (12.42%) Software Engineering
6 93 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
7 84 (10.98%) TDD
8 76 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
9 73 (9.54%) SDLC
10 53 (6.93%) Unit Testing
11 45 (5.88%) ITIL
12 39 (5.10%) Project Management
13 38 (4.97%) Data Modelling
14 34 (4.44%) ETL
15 32 (4.18%) OOD
16 28 (3.66%) UML
16 28 (3.66%) OOP
16 28 (3.66%) Problem Management
17 27 (3.53%) Mentoring
18 26 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 235 (30.72%) Java
2 221 (28.89%) C#
3 197 (25.75%) JavaScript
4 123 (16.08%) T-SQL
5 93 (12.16%) PL/SQL
6 45 (5.88%) PHP
7 44 (5.75%) VB.NET
8 35 (4.58%) C++
9 30 (3.92%) VBA
10 23 (3.01%) VB
10 23 (3.01%) Ruby
11 19 (2.48%) VBScript
12 17 (2.22%) COBOL
12 17 (2.22%) C
13 12 (1.57%) Perl
14 10 (1.31%) Python
14 10 (1.31%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.18%) ActionScript
15 9 (1.18%) Bash Shell
15 9 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 136 (17.78%) Degree
2 23 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.18%) ISEB
6 6 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.52%) MCP
8 2 (0.26%) MCSE
8 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.26%) MCTS
8 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.26%) CCNA
8 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.13%) MCITP
9 1 (0.13%) PhD
9 1 (0.13%) HND
9 1 (0.13%) MBA
9 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.66%) SLA
2 26 (3.40%) QA
3 6 (0.78%) HL7
4 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) COREP
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.26%) Basel II
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.18%) Samba
3 9 (1.18%) Postfix
3 9 (1.18%) XenServer
3 9 (1.18%) iptables
4 5 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.39%) Docker
6 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 32 (4.18%) Puppet
2 17 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.70%) SCOM
4 12 (1.57%) SCCM
5 9 (1.18%) ZABBIX
6 7 (0.92%) Ansible
6 7 (0.92%) Salt
7 3 (0.39%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.13%) WSUS
8 1 (0.13%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 179 (23.40%) Oracle
2 120 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 59 (7.71%) VMware
4 26 (3.40%) Citrix
5 24 (3.14%) Sybase
6 22 (2.88%) Google
7 18 (2.35%) IBM
8 17 (2.22%) SAP
9 15 (1.96%) Xamarin
10 14 (1.83%) BEA
11 13 (1.70%) Cisco
12 11 (1.44%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.18%) CheckPoint
14 8 (1.05%) Avaya
14 8 (1.05%) Adobe
15 6 (0.78%) Cognos
16 5 (0.65%) Atlassian
16 5 (0.65%) Tableau
17 4 (0.52%) Facebook
17 4 (0.52%) Informatica
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Gold
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Harvey Nash
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday