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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 269 276 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.62% 17.20% 17.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 49.72% 59.10% 56.15%
Number of salaries quoted 240 248 324
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,250
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 541 467 602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 29.40% 29.10% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 486 403 547
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 - 3 £30,000 -
SQL Server
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 352 (66.79%) .NET
2 332 (63.00%) C#
3 260 (49.34%) ASP.NET
4 250 (47.44%) JavaScript
5 238 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (39.47%) SQL
7 199 (37.76%) HTML
8 188 (35.67%) MVC
9 169 (32.07%) Microsoft
10 165 (31.31%) CSS
11 122 (23.15%) Oracle
12 114 (21.63%) TDD
13 112 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 100 (18.98%) Degree
14 100 (18.98%) Finance
15 95 (18.03%) Java
16 94 (17.84%) Microsoft Azure
17 91 (17.27%) jQuery
17 91 (17.27%) Windows
18 90 (17.08%) Scrum
19 86 (16.32%) .NET Framework
20 85 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
21 78 (14.80%) AngularJS
22 73 (13.85%) OO
23 71 (13.47%) WCF
24 70 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
25 68 (12.90%) T-SQL
26 62 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
27 58 (11.01%) Marketing
27 58 (11.01%) Telecoms

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 38 (7.21%) IIS
2 24 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 22 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 19 (3.61%) WebLogic
5 18 (3.42%) CMS
6 16 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (3.04%) Umbraco
7 15 (2.85%) Apache Solr
7 15 (2.85%) Apache Spark
7 15 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
7 15 (2.85%) JBoss
7 15 (2.85%) Jetty
7 15 (2.85%) OpenStack
8 8 (1.52%) Apache
9 6 (1.14%) IBM Notes
9 6 (1.14%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.95%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (8.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.76%) Maximo
3 4 (0.76%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 94 (17.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (13.28%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.09%) IaaS
3 11 (2.09%) PaaS
4 7 (1.33%) SaaS
5 5 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.57%) Google Play
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.38%) Office 365
8 1 (0.19%) G Suite
8 1 (0.19%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.04%) HTTP
2 14 (2.66%) Internet
3 13 (2.47%) Intranet
4 11 (2.09%) Firewall
5 7 (1.33%) Broadband
5 7 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.14%) Skype
7 5 (0.95%) SSL
8 4 (0.76%) Extranet
8 4 (0.76%) LAN
8 4 (0.76%) SAN
8 4 (0.76%) VLAN
9 3 (0.57%) WAN
10 2 (0.38%) DHCP
10 2 (0.38%) DNS
10 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.38%) VoIP
10 2 (0.38%) Wireless
11 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (9.68%) MySQL
1 51 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 50 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (7.97%) MongoDB
4 38 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (6.64%) NoSQL
6 34 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (6.26%) Relational Database
7 33 (6.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 29 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (4.55%) Power BI
11 22 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
12 21 (3.98%) Oracle Database
12 21 (3.98%) RDBMS
13 20 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (3.80%) Big Data
14 19 (3.61%) Redis
15 18 (3.42%) Hadoop
16 17 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 46 (8.73%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 30 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (4.36%) MSTest
5 16 (3.04%) Subversion
6 15 (2.85%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (2.47%) NUnit
8 10 (1.90%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.71%) MSBuild
9 9 (1.71%) PROIV
10 8 (1.52%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.52%) Moq
11 6 (1.14%) PowerBuilder
12 5 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.95%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.76%) JUnit
13 4 (0.76%) Selenium
13 4 (0.76%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 100 (18.98%) Finance
2 58 (11.01%) Marketing
2 58 (11.01%) Telecoms
3 43 (8.16%) Electronics
3 43 (8.16%) Manufacturing
4 19 (3.61%) Retail
5 17 (3.23%) Banking
6 16 (3.04%) Games
7 14 (2.66%) Advertising
8 9 (1.71%) Publishing
9 3 (0.57%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 359 (68.12%) Developer
2 198 (37.57%) .NET Developer
3 129 (24.48%) C# Developer
4 90 (17.08%) Software Developer
5 83 (15.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 78 (14.80%) Senior Developer
7 58 (11.01%) C# Software Developer
8 57 (10.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 55 (10.44%) Graduate
10 49 (9.30%) .NET Software Developer
11 47 (8.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 43 (8.16%) Junior
13 42 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 41 (7.78%) Java Developer
14 41 (7.78%) Senior .NET Developer
15 32 (6.07%) Senior C# Developer
16 31 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
17 30 (5.69%) Analyst
18 27 (5.12%) Architect
18 27 (5.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (66.79%) .NET
2 260 (49.34%) ASP.NET
3 199 (37.76%) HTML
4 165 (31.31%) CSS
5 112 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 91 (17.27%) jQuery
7 86 (16.32%) .NET Framework
8 78 (14.80%) AngularJS
9 71 (13.47%) WCF
10 57 (10.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 48 (9.11%) RESTful
12 42 (7.97%) Entity Framework
13 39 (7.40%) HTML5
14 35 (6.64%) Node.js
15 32 (6.07%) React
15 32 (6.07%) XML
16 30 (5.69%) REST
17 27 (5.12%) KnockoutJS
18 26 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 25 (4.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (7.40%) Computer Science
3 37 (7.02%) User Experience
4 20 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.09%) Fintech
7 8 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.52%) e-Learning
8 7 (1.33%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.14%) Augmented Reality
9 6 (1.14%) iPad
10 5 (0.95%) CMDB
10 5 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.95%) Streaming Video
10 5 (0.95%) Video on Demand
11 4 (0.76%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.57%) Clustering
12 3 (0.57%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.57%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 91 (17.27%) Windows
2 33 (6.26%) Linux
3 22 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (3.42%) Solaris
5 16 (3.04%) Unix
5 16 (3.04%) Windows Server
6 14 (2.66%) AIX
6 14 (2.66%) Android
7 11 (2.09%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.33%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.95%) CentOS
9 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.76%) HPUX
10 4 (0.76%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.76%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (35.67%) MVC
3 114 (21.63%) TDD
4 90 (17.08%) Scrum
5 85 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (13.85%) OO
7 62 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (10.63%) Web Development
9 52 (9.87%) BDD
10 46 (8.73%) Mentoring
11 43 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
11 43 (8.16%) Programme Management
12 37 (7.02%) Unit Testing
13 35 (6.64%) E-Commerce
14 30 (5.69%) Web Application Development
15 29 (5.50%) Migration
16 28 (5.31%) CRM
16 28 (5.31%) Dependency Injection
16 28 (5.31%) Kanban
16 28 (5.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 332 (63.00%) C#
2 250 (47.44%) JavaScript
3 208 (39.47%) SQL
4 95 (18.03%) Java
5 68 (12.90%) T-SQL
6 40 (7.59%) Python
7 36 (6.83%) VB.NET
8 32 (6.07%) Perl
9 30 (5.69%) C++
10 26 (4.93%) PHP
11 17 (3.23%) VBScript
12 16 (3.04%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.09%) Ruby
14 10 (1.90%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.90%) Go
14 10 (1.90%) VB
15 9 (1.71%) Delphi
15 9 (1.71%) VBA
16 5 (0.95%) C
16 5 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 100 (18.98%) Degree
2 47 (8.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (3.98%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (1.52%) MCP
7 7 (1.33%) ISEB
8 5 (0.95%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.95%) PMP
9 3 (0.57%) CCNA
9 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.57%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.38%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.19%) CCDA
11 1 (0.19%) CCDP
11 1 (0.19%) CCIE
11 1 (0.19%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.98%) QA
2 12 (2.28%) SLA
3 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.76%) MetaFrame
5 4 (0.76%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (2.85%) Ansible
1 15 (2.85%) Kibana
1 15 (2.85%) logstash
1 15 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (2.85%) Puppet
1 15 (2.85%) Salt
2 5 (0.95%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.38%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) Grafana
4 1 (0.19%) Graphite
4 1 (0.19%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.19%) Nagios
4 1 (0.19%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 169 (32.07%) Microsoft
2 122 (23.15%) Oracle
3 48 (9.11%) SAP
4 20 (3.80%) IBM
5 16 (3.04%) Citrix
6 14 (2.66%) VMware
7 13 (2.47%) Cisco
7 13 (2.47%) TIBCO
8 10 (1.90%) Sybase
9 9 (1.71%) Facebook
10 8 (1.52%) Tableau
11 7 (1.33%) HP
11 7 (1.33%) Zend
12 6 (1.14%) Adobe
12 6 (1.14%) CA
12 6 (1.14%) Google
12 6 (1.14%) Juniper
12 6 (1.14%) Lotus
12 6 (1.14%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.95%) NetApp
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