Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 146 94
Rank change year-on-year -2 -52 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 46 27 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.27% 0.84% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.87% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 104
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £53,875
South West median annual salary £35,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.63% +6.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,517 3,112 3,492
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.05% 96.83% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,910 2,582 3,068
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £44,159 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.76% +10.40% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,075 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Bristol

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Bristol

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Bristol

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 39 (84.78%) SQL Server
2 37 (80.43%) SQL
3 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 25 (54.35%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 23 (50.00%) .NET
6 22 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (45.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (43.48%) C#
8 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET
9 19 (41.30%) Microsoft Excel
9 19 (41.30%) ETL
10 14 (30.43%) Visualisation
11 13 (28.26%) MVC
11 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (28.26%) HTML
11 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
11 13 (28.26%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (19.57%) CSS
14 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (15.22%) Web Development
16 6 (13.04%) Degree
16 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
16 6 (13.04%) MS Access
16 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
16 6 (13.04%) SDLC
16 6 (13.04%) Power BI
17 5 (10.87%) Greenfield Project

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
1 3 (6.52%) Intranet
2 2 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (84.78%) SQL Server
2 22 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (45.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.04%) MS Access
5 6 (13.04%) Power BI
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (4.35%) Big Data
9 2 (4.35%) QlikView
10 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.35%) Advertising
1 2 (4.35%) Legal
1 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) .NET
2 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 13 (28.26%) HTML
4 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (19.57%) CSS
5 5 (10.87%) jQuery
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.70%) Classic ASP
6 4 (8.70%) HTML5
7 3 (6.52%) Ajax
7 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
7 3 (6.52%) RESTful
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.35%) WCF
8 2 (4.35%) Web Services
8 2 (4.35%) XML
9 1 (2.17%) LINQ
9 1 (2.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
1 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (41.30%) ETL
3 14 (30.43%) Visualisation
4 13 (28.26%) Data Visualisation
4 13 (28.26%) MVC
4 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) Web Development
7 6 (13.04%) SDLC
7 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.70%) OO
9 4 (8.70%) Open Source
9 4 (8.70%) Scrum
10 3 (6.52%) Analytics
11 2 (4.35%) Data Architecture
11 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.35%) Data Transformation
11 2 (4.35%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 20 (43.48%) C#
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) PHP
6 4 (8.70%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) VBA
7 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.52%) VBScript
8 1 (2.17%) Delphi
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Remedy
2 4 (8.70%) SAP
2 4 (8.70%) Tableau
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos
3 1 (2.17%) Embarcadero
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com