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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West / Bristol
Rank 11 11 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 258 330 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.04% 17.82% 13.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.33% 57.49% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 233 290 243
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 523 574 539
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 28.45% 30.99% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 462 499 478
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,713 £30,000 £28,500
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 24 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 24 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 1 £30,000 -7.69% 1
SQL Server
South West

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 284 (60.55%) .NET
2 276 (58.85%) C#
3 226 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
4 222 (47.33%) ASP.NET
5 177 (37.74%) JavaScript
6 174 (37.10%) MVC
7 154 (32.84%) SQL
8 153 (32.62%) HTML
9 133 (28.36%) Microsoft
10 130 (27.72%) CSS
11 126 (26.87%) TDD
12 117 (24.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 107 (22.81%) AngularJS
14 98 (20.90%) Oracle
15 90 (19.19%) Scrum
16 87 (18.55%) Finance
17 82 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
18 73 (15.57%) ASP.NET Web API
19 69 (14.71%) Windows
20 68 (14.50%) MS Excel
20 68 (14.50%) Amazon AWS
21 67 (14.29%) Degree
22 65 (13.86%) Java
22 65 (13.86%) MongoDB
23 63 (13.43%) Web Development
23 63 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
24 60 (12.79%) .NET Framework
25 59 (12.58%) MySQL
26 58 (12.37%) OO
26 58 (12.37%) RESTful

SQL Server
Top Related 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 (8.53%) WebSphere
2 37 (7.89%) WebLogic
3 36 (7.68%) Tomcat
4 33 (7.04%) Apache Spark
5 32 (6.82%) JBoss
6 31 (6.61%) Apache Solr
6 31 (6.61%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (6.61%) Jetty
6 31 (6.61%) OpenStack
7 24 (5.12%) BizTalk Server
7 24 (5.12%) SharePoint
8 21 (4.48%) IIS
9 19 (4.05%) CMS
10 16 (3.41%) MS Exchange
11 10 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (1.92%) Umbraco
13 7 (1.49%) Apache
14 6 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (1.07%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 68 (14.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) HipChat
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.28%) Visualfiles
3 5 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.07%) OpenText MBPM
4 4 (0.85%) Maximo
5 2 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.21%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 82 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (14.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.28%) IaaS
3 6 (1.28%) PaaS
4 5 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.43%) Office 365
5 2 (0.43%) SaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.26%) Firewall
2 13 (2.77%) Internet
2 13 (2.77%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.56%) LAN
4 11 (2.35%) DNS
4 11 (2.35%) WAN
5 9 (1.92%) Intranet
6 8 (1.71%) HTTP
6 8 (1.71%) Skype
6 8 (1.71%) VPN
7 7 (1.49%) SAN
8 6 (1.28%) NAS
9 5 (1.07%) DHCP
10 3 (0.64%) VoIP
11 2 (0.43%) Broadband
11 2 (0.43%) Extranet
11 2 (0.43%) MPLS
11 2 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.43%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (13.86%) MongoDB
2 59 (12.58%) MySQL
3 48 (10.23%) NoSQL
4 45 (9.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 44 (9.38%) Big Data
6 42 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (8.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 38 (8.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (7.89%) Hadoop
10 35 (7.46%) Redis
10 35 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (6.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 31 (6.61%) Couchbase
11 31 (6.61%) Riak
12 29 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
13 26 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (4.48%) Relational Database
15 18 (3.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (3.41%) RDBMS
17 12 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.46%) Visual Studio
3 18 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.77%) TeamCity
5 12 (2.56%) MSTest
6 7 (1.49%) PROIV
7 6 (1.28%) JIRA
7 6 (1.28%) Maven
8 5 (1.07%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.07%) NUnit
9 4 (0.85%) Selenium
9 4 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.64%) Moq
10 3 (0.64%) NCrunch
10 3 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
10 3 (0.64%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.64%) Subversion
11 2 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 87 (18.55%) Finance
2 50 (10.66%) Retail
3 31 (6.61%) Banking
4 24 (5.12%) Marketing
5 23 (4.90%) Telecoms
6 20 (4.26%) Games
7 16 (3.41%) Electronics
7 16 (3.41%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.77%) Advertising
9 11 (2.35%) Online Betting
10 6 (1.28%) Legal
11 5 (1.07%) 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 (0.21%) Billing
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 316 (67.38%) Developer
2 176 (37.53%) .NET Developer
3 106 (22.60%) C# Developer
4 91 (19.40%) Senior Developer
5 71 (15.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 57 (12.15%) Software Developer
7 50 (10.66%) Senior .NET Developer
8 46 (9.81%) ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 39 (8.32%) C# Software Developer
11 35 (7.46%) Analyst
12 34 (7.25%) Senior C# Developer
13 33 (7.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 33 (7.04%) Java Developer
14 28 (5.97%) Architect
14 28 (5.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 27 (5.76%) .NET Software Developer
16 23 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
17 22 (4.69%) Applications Support
17 22 (4.69%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (60.55%) .NET
2 222 (47.33%) ASP.NET
3 153 (32.62%) HTML
4 130 (27.72%) CSS
5 117 (24.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 107 (22.81%) AngularJS
7 73 (15.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 60 (12.79%) .NET Framework
9 58 (12.37%) RESTful
10 57 (12.15%) jQuery
11 56 (11.94%) WCF
12 53 (11.30%) React
13 42 (8.96%) HTML5
13 42 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 32 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 32 (6.82%) Node.js
15 31 (6.61%) Elastic Stack
15 31 (6.61%) Lucene
16 30 (6.40%) Entity Framework
17 26 (5.54%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (5.33%) User Experience
3 17 (3.62%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.77%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 11 (2.35%) Online Games
7 9 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.71%) iPad
9 7 (1.49%) Clustering
9 7 (1.49%) Streaming Video
9 7 (1.49%) Video on Demand
10 6 (1.28%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.07%) CMDB
12 4 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.85%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.85%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.64%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.64%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (14.71%) Windows
2 25 (5.33%) Linux
3 24 (5.12%) Android
3 24 (5.12%) Apple iOS
4 21 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (3.84%) Windows Server
6 16 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.20%) Unix
8 14 (2.99%) Solaris
9 11 (2.35%) AIX
10 7 (1.49%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.85%) CentOS
11 4 (0.85%) HPUX
11 4 (0.85%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.85%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.43%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (37.10%) MVC
3 126 (26.87%) TDD
4 90 (19.19%) Scrum
5 63 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (13.43%) Web Development
6 58 (12.37%) OO
7 56 (11.94%) BDD
8 55 (11.73%) Mentoring
9 49 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (8.53%) DSDM
10 40 (8.53%) RUP
11 38 (8.10%) Coaching
11 38 (8.10%) UML
12 37 (7.89%) Software Delivery
13 33 (7.04%) Concurrent Programming
13 33 (7.04%) Kanban
13 33 (7.04%) Multithreading
14 31 (6.61%) Migration
14 31 (6.61%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 276 (58.85%) C#
2 177 (37.74%) JavaScript
3 154 (32.84%) SQL
4 65 (13.86%) Java
5 53 (11.30%) T-SQL
6 30 (6.40%) Python
6 30 (6.40%) VB.NET
7 25 (5.33%) Perl
8 23 (4.90%) Bash Shell
8 23 (4.90%) Go
9 17 (3.62%) PHP
10 16 (3.41%) Ruby
11 14 (2.99%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.92%) VBA
13 7 (1.49%) VBScript
14 5 (1.07%) Scala
14 5 (1.07%) VB
15 4 (0.85%) C
15 4 (0.85%) C++
15 4 (0.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 67 (14.29%) Degree
2 18 (3.84%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.13%) ISEB
5 8 (1.71%) MCP
6 6 (1.28%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.07%) PMP
8 4 (0.85%) 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 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.48%) QA
2 12 (2.56%) SLA
3 6 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.43%) WCAG
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (6.61%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.71%) Hyper-V
2 8 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.28%) Firmware
3 6 (1.28%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.85%) MetaFrame
5 4 (0.85%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.21%) Docker
7 1 (0.21%) LXC
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (6.61%) Ansible
1 31 (6.61%) Kibana
1 31 (6.61%) logstash
1 31 (6.61%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (6.61%) Puppet
1 31 (6.61%) Salt
2 6 (1.28%) SCCM
3 5 (1.07%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.21%) Grafana
4 1 (0.21%) Graphite
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.21%) WMI
4 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 133 (28.36%) Microsoft
2 98 (20.90%) Oracle
3 23 (4.90%) Citrix
4 21 (4.48%) IBM
4 21 (4.48%) SAP
5 14 (2.99%) VMware
6 13 (2.77%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.56%) HP
7 12 (2.56%) TIBCO
8 9 (1.92%) Cisco
9 8 (1.71%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.71%) Sybase
10 7 (1.49%) iManage
11 6 (1.28%) Facebook
11 6 (1.28%) Sophos
12 5 (1.07%) BMC
12 5 (1.07%) CommVault
12 5 (1.07%) EMC
12 5 (1.07%) NetApp
12 5 (1.07%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per month
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits pension, holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits + Flexi
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Automation Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + Internal Progression
Posted: 8 days ago