The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 257 333 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.07% 17.93% 14.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.81% 57.71% 50.46%
Number of salaries quoted 232 292 254
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 516 577 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.26% 31.07% 28.34%
Number of salaries quoted 456 502 487
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,682 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Bristol

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Bristol

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Bristol

SQL Server
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth +2 2 £30,000 -7.69%
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 281 (60.82%) .NET
2 274 (59.31%) C#
3 227 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
4 217 (46.97%) ASP.NET
5 174 (37.66%) JavaScript
6 172 (37.23%) MVC
7 155 (33.55%) SQL
8 150 (32.47%) HTML
9 130 (28.14%) Microsoft
10 128 (27.71%) CSS
11 127 (27.49%) TDD
12 113 (24.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 105 (22.73%) AngularJS
14 99 (21.43%) Oracle
15 91 (19.70%) Scrum
16 84 (18.18%) Finance
17 82 (17.75%) Microsoft Azure
18 71 (15.37%) ASP.NET Web API
19 69 (14.94%) MS Excel
20 68 (14.72%) Windows
20 68 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
21 67 (14.50%) Degree
22 65 (14.07%) Java
23 64 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
23 64 (13.85%) MongoDB
24 62 (13.42%) Web Development
25 60 (12.99%) .NET Framework
26 59 (12.77%) MySQL
27 58 (12.55%) OO
28 57 (12.34%) jQuery

SQL Server
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 40 (8.66%) WebSphere
2 37 (8.01%) WebLogic
3 36 (7.79%) Tomcat
4 33 (7.14%) Apache Spark
5 32 (6.93%) JBoss
6 31 (6.71%) Apache Solr
6 31 (6.71%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (6.71%) Jetty
6 31 (6.71%) OpenStack
7 24 (5.19%) SharePoint
8 22 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
8 22 (4.76%) IIS
9 19 (4.11%) CMS
10 14 (3.03%) MS Exchange
11 10 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (1.95%) Umbraco
13 8 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (1.52%) Apache
15 6 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 69 (14.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.81%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) HipChat
4 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.30%) Visualfiles
3 5 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.08%) OpenText MBPM
4 4 (0.87%) Maximo
5 2 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.22%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 82 (17.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.30%) IaaS
3 6 (1.30%) PaaS
4 5 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.43%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) G Suite
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.90%) Firewall
2 13 (2.81%) Internet
3 12 (2.60%) LAN
4 11 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.38%) WAN
5 10 (2.16%) Intranet
6 9 (1.95%) DNS
7 8 (1.73%) HTTP
7 8 (1.73%) Skype
7 8 (1.73%) VPN
8 7 (1.52%) SAN
9 6 (1.30%) NAS
10 5 (1.08%) DHCP
11 3 (0.65%) Broadband
11 3 (0.65%) VoIP
12 2 (0.43%) Extranet
12 2 (0.43%) MPLS
12 2 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.43%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.85%) MongoDB
2 59 (12.77%) MySQL
3 47 (10.17%) NoSQL
4 44 (9.52%) Big Data
4 44 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
5 42 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (8.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 38 (8.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (8.01%) Hadoop
9 35 (7.58%) Redis
9 35 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (6.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 31 (6.71%) Couchbase
10 31 (6.71%) Riak
11 29 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (4.55%) Relational Database
14 18 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (3.46%) RDBMS
16 12 (2.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (9.74%) Git (software)
2 34 (7.36%) Visual Studio
3 17 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.81%) MSTest
4 13 (2.81%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.52%) PROIV
6 6 (1.30%) JIRA
6 6 (1.30%) Maven
6 6 (1.30%) NUnit
7 5 (1.08%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.87%) Moq
8 4 (0.87%) Selenium
8 4 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.65%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.65%) NCrunch
9 3 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.65%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (0.65%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 84 (18.18%) Finance
2 49 (10.61%) Retail
3 31 (6.71%) Banking
4 25 (5.41%) Marketing
5 22 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 19 (4.11%) Games
7 16 (3.46%) Electronics
7 16 (3.46%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.81%) Advertising
9 10 (2.16%) Online Betting
10 6 (1.30%) Legal
11 5 (1.08%) Publishing
12 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.43%) Back Office
12 2 (0.43%) Front Office
12 2 (0.43%) Law
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) Local Government
13 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 314 (67.97%) Developer
2 175 (37.88%) .NET Developer
3 105 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 90 (19.48%) Senior Developer
5 69 (14.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 55 (11.90%) Software Developer
7 50 (10.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 46 (9.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 38 (8.23%) C# Software Developer
11 34 (7.36%) Senior C# Developer
12 33 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 33 (7.14%) Java Developer
13 31 (6.71%) Analyst
14 28 (6.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 27 (5.84%) Architect
16 26 (5.63%) .NET Software Developer
17 22 (4.76%) Applications Support
17 22 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 22 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (60.82%) .NET
2 217 (46.97%) ASP.NET
3 150 (32.47%) HTML
4 128 (27.71%) CSS
5 113 (24.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 105 (22.73%) AngularJS
7 71 (15.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 60 (12.99%) .NET Framework
9 57 (12.34%) jQuery
9 57 (12.34%) RESTful
10 56 (12.12%) WCF
11 52 (11.26%) React
12 40 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 39 (8.44%) HTML5
14 33 (7.14%) Node.js
15 31 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 31 (6.71%) Elastic Stack
15 31 (6.71%) Lucene
16 29 (6.28%) Entity Framework
17 27 (5.84%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (5.41%) User Experience
3 16 (3.46%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.81%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.60%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.16%) Online Games
7 9 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.73%) iPad
9 7 (1.52%) Clustering
9 7 (1.52%) Streaming Video
9 7 (1.52%) Video on Demand
10 6 (1.30%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.08%) CMDB
12 4 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.87%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.87%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.65%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 68 (14.72%) Windows
2 25 (5.41%) Linux
3 24 (5.19%) Android
3 24 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 21 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (3.90%) Windows Server
6 16 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.25%) Unix
8 14 (3.03%) Solaris
9 11 (2.38%) AIX
10 7 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.87%) CentOS
11 4 (0.87%) HPUX
11 4 (0.87%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.87%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.43%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (37.23%) MVC
3 127 (27.49%) TDD
4 91 (19.70%) Scrum
5 64 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (13.42%) Web Development
7 58 (12.55%) OO
8 55 (11.90%) BDD
8 55 (11.90%) Mentoring
9 49 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (8.66%) DSDM
10 40 (8.66%) RUP
11 38 (8.23%) Coaching
11 38 (8.23%) UML
12 37 (8.01%) Software Delivery
13 34 (7.36%) Kanban
14 33 (7.14%) Concurrent Programming
14 33 (7.14%) Multithreading
15 31 (6.71%) Migration
16 30 (6.49%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 274 (59.31%) C#
2 174 (37.66%) JavaScript
3 155 (33.55%) SQL
4 65 (14.07%) Java
5 55 (11.90%) T-SQL
6 30 (6.49%) Python
6 30 (6.49%) VB.NET
7 25 (5.41%) Perl
8 23 (4.98%) Bash Shell
8 23 (4.98%) Go
9 17 (3.68%) PHP
10 16 (3.46%) Ruby
11 14 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.95%) VBA
13 8 (1.73%) VBScript
14 6 (1.30%) VB
15 5 (1.08%) Delphi
15 5 (1.08%) Scala
16 4 (0.87%) C
16 4 (0.87%) C++
Qualifications
1 67 (14.50%) Degree
2 17 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.16%) ISEB
5 8 (1.73%) MCP
6 6 (1.30%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.08%) PMP
8 4 (0.87%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.43%) CCNA
9 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.43%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.43%) MCITP
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.55%) QA
2 11 (2.38%) SLA
3 6 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.43%) WCAG
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.73%) Hyper-V
2 8 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.30%) Firmware
3 6 (1.30%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.87%) MetaFrame
5 4 (0.87%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.22%) Docker
7 1 (0.22%) LXC
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (6.71%) Ansible
1 31 (6.71%) Kibana
1 31 (6.71%) logstash
1 31 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (6.71%) Puppet
1 31 (6.71%) Salt
2 6 (1.30%) SCCM
3 5 (1.08%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.22%) Grafana
4 1 (0.22%) Graphite
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.22%) WMI
4 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 130 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 99 (21.43%) Oracle
3 23 (4.98%) Citrix
4 21 (4.55%) SAP
5 20 (4.33%) IBM
6 14 (3.03%) VMware
7 12 (2.60%) HP
7 12 (2.60%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.60%) TIBCO
8 9 (1.95%) Cisco
9 8 (1.73%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.73%) Sybase
10 7 (1.52%) iManage
11 6 (1.30%) Facebook
12 5 (1.08%) BMC
12 5 (1.08%) CA Agile Central
12 5 (1.08%) Juniper
12 5 (1.08%) NetApp
12 5 (1.08%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.08%) Tableau
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £30-45K + 20% Pension & 10% Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per month
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits pension, holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits + Flexi
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + Internal Progression
Posted: 11 days ago