Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

SQL Server Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 173 180
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 24 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.62% 0.28% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.29% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 23
Bristol median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% -5.56% +16.13%
10th Percentile £29,250 £36,400 £32,100
90th Percentile £44,250 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.43% -12.50% +14.29%

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 3764 3130 3695
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 96.99% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3134 2686 3198
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,150
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Bristol

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in Bristol

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, SQL Server Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (50.00%) .NET
5 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (50.00%) Visualisation
6 11 (45.83%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (45.83%) ETL
6 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (33.33%) MVC
8 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
8 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (25.00%) CSS
10 5 (20.83%) C#
10 5 (20.83%) Scrum
10 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (16.67%) Classic ASP
11 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (16.67%) Remedy
11 4 (16.67%) PHP
11 4 (16.67%) Java
11 4 (16.67%) VBA
11 4 (16.67%) MS Access

SQL Server 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (4.17%) CouchDB
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Power BI
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
1 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (16.67%) Classic ASP
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Core
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) LINQ
6 2 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) RESTful
7 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.17%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) XHTML
7 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 11 (45.83%) Data Visualisation
3 11 (45.83%) ETL
3 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) SOLID
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (4.17%) Kanban
7 1 (4.17%) Microservices
7 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) PHP
5 4 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) SAP