Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 716 675 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.55% 20.92% 20.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.24% 37.07% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 626 578 727
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2368 1821 2319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.35% 56.43% 60.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1998 1603 2105
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Bristol

SQL
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SQL in Bristol

SQL
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

Salary histogram for SQL in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 289 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (39.39%) C#
3 245 (34.22%) .NET
4 241 (33.66%) JavaScript
4 241 (33.66%) SQL Server
5 207 (28.91%) HTML
6 196 (27.37%) Business Intelligence
7 182 (25.42%) Java
8 152 (21.23%) CSS
9 145 (20.25%) Microsoft
10 137 (19.13%) Finance
11 132 (18.44%) ASP.NET
12 120 (16.76%) T-SQL
13 115 (16.06%) OO
14 108 (15.08%) Software Engineering
14 108 (15.08%) Degree
15 106 (14.80%) MVC
16 105 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 104 (14.53%) Test Automation
18 100 (13.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 99 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
20 98 (13.69%) SDLC
21 94 (13.13%) Marketing
22 83 (11.59%) ETL
22 83 (11.59%) Web Development
22 83 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
23 82 (11.45%) XML
23 82 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
24 79 (11.03%) Data Warehouse
24 79 (11.03%) TDD

SQL
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 50 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.35%) Apache Spark
3 18 (2.51%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.82%) Apache
5 13 (1.82%) Confluence
6 12 (1.68%) IIS
7 11 (1.54%) CMS
7 11 (1.54%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.40%) Umbraco
9 9 (1.26%) JBoss
9 9 (1.26%) NetWeaver
9 9 (1.26%) SilverStripe
10 8 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.84%) MS Exchange
11 6 (0.84%) SAS
11 6 (0.84%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.70%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 50 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.70%) SPSS
5 2 (0.28%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.82%) Visualfiles
3 8 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 99 (13.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 82 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (7.12%) SaaS
4 29 (4.05%) IaaS
4 29 (4.05%) PaaS
5 18 (2.51%) Amazon Kinesis
5 18 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
7 11 (1.54%) npm
8 8 (1.12%) GitHub
9 5 (0.70%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.56%) Office 365
11 3 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
12 2 (0.28%) Slack
13 1 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.14%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.21%) SSL
2 18 (2.51%) HTTP
3 12 (1.68%) SMS
4 11 (1.54%) Internet
5 9 (1.26%) Intranet
6 8 (1.12%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.98%) Firewall
8 5 (0.70%) DNS
8 5 (0.70%) VPN
9 4 (0.56%) DHCP
9 4 (0.56%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.56%) VLAN
9 4 (0.56%) WAN
10 3 (0.42%) Extranet
10 3 (0.42%) LAN
10 3 (0.42%) Skype
11 2 (0.28%) AMQP
11 2 (0.28%) MPLS
12 1 (0.14%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (33.66%) SQL Server
2 105 (14.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 100 (13.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 79 (11.03%) Data Warehouse
5 65 (9.08%) NoSQL
6 42 (5.87%) Relational Database
7 40 (5.59%) Power BI
8 34 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 33 (4.61%) MySQL
10 29 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
11 28 (3.91%) MongoDB
11 28 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 26 (3.63%) Big Data
13 22 (3.07%) RDBMS
14 21 (2.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 21 (2.93%) QlikView
15 19 (2.65%) Amazon Redshift
16 17 (2.37%) Apache Hive
16 17 (2.37%) BigQuery
16 17 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 60 (8.38%) Jenkins
3 59 (8.24%) Selenium
4 43 (6.01%) JUnit
5 37 (5.17%) Cucumber
5 37 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 33 (4.61%) Protractor
7 32 (4.47%) Jasmine
8 31 (4.33%) SpecFlow
9 28 (3.91%) Visual Studio
10 27 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 27 (3.77%) JIRA
11 26 (3.63%) TeamCity
12 25 (3.49%) Maven
12 25 (3.49%) Mercurial
13 21 (2.93%) NUnit
14 19 (2.65%) TestNG
15 14 (1.96%) Eclipse
16 13 (1.82%) JBehave
16 13 (1.82%) JMeter
General
1 137 (19.13%) Finance
2 94 (13.13%) Marketing
3 77 (10.75%) Electronics
3 77 (10.75%) Telecoms
4 75 (10.47%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.79%) Advertising
6 16 (2.23%) Law
7 14 (1.96%) Banking
7 14 (1.96%) Legal
8 9 (1.26%) Local Government
8 9 (1.26%) Retail
9 5 (0.70%) Back Office
9 5 (0.70%) Games
9 5 (0.70%) German Language
9 5 (0.70%) Publishing
10 4 (0.56%) French Language
10 4 (0.56%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 357 (49.86%) Developer
2 116 (16.20%) Analyst
3 93 (12.99%) .NET Developer
4 88 (12.29%) Software Developer
5 67 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 65 (9.08%) Senior Developer
7 53 (7.40%) Graduate
8 50 (6.98%) Java Developer
9 49 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 46 (6.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 42 (5.87%) Junior
12 41 (5.73%) Graduate Developer
13 40 (5.59%) Software Engineer
14 37 (5.17%) Tester
15 33 (4.61%) Applications Support
16 32 (4.47%) Junior Developer
17 31 (4.33%) ASP.NET Developer
17 31 (4.33%) Automation Tester
17 31 (4.33%) Senior .NET Developer
18 29 (4.05%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (34.22%) .NET
2 207 (28.91%) HTML
3 152 (21.23%) CSS
4 132 (18.44%) ASP.NET
5 82 (11.45%) XML
6 76 (10.61%) AngularJS
7 71 (9.92%) REST
8 55 (7.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (7.68%) Spring
9 51 (7.12%) HTML5
10 44 (6.15%) jQuery
11 43 (6.01%) RESTful
12 42 (5.87%) Web Services
13 39 (5.45%) React
14 35 (4.89%) Node.js
15 31 (4.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 31 (4.33%) JSON
16 28 (3.91%) SOAP
17 27 (3.77%) J2EE
18 26 (3.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.03%) User Experience
4 30 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (2.79%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.65%) Client/Server
8 17 (2.37%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.96%) Clustering
10 12 (1.68%) Internet of Things
11 8 (1.12%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.12%) Fintech
11 8 (1.12%) Virtual Team
12 7 (0.98%) NHS
13 6 (0.84%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.56%) Learning Management System
14 4 (0.56%) Replication
15 3 (0.42%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.42%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 69 (9.64%) Windows
2 46 (6.42%) Linux
3 21 (2.93%) Windows 7
3 21 (2.93%) Windows Server
4 16 (2.23%) Unix
5 9 (1.26%) Windows 10
6 7 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.98%) Solaris
6 7 (0.98%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.28%) Android
8 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (27.37%) Business Intelligence
3 115 (16.06%) OO
4 108 (15.08%) Software Engineering
5 106 (14.80%) MVC
6 104 (14.53%) Test Automation
7 98 (13.69%) SDLC
8 83 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
8 83 (11.59%) ETL
8 83 (11.59%) Web Development
9 79 (11.03%) TDD
10 77 (10.75%) Scrum
11 73 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
12 71 (9.92%) Programme Management
13 53 (7.40%) Mathematics
14 50 (6.98%) Analytics
14 50 (6.98%) DevOps
15 49 (6.84%) CRM
15 49 (6.84%) Open Source
16 48 (6.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 282 (39.39%) C#
2 241 (33.66%) JavaScript
3 182 (25.42%) Java
4 120 (16.76%) T-SQL
5 72 (10.06%) Python
6 54 (7.54%) Ruby
7 42 (5.87%) C++
8 33 (4.61%) VB.NET
9 27 (3.77%) PL/SQL
10 26 (3.63%) PHP
10 26 (3.63%) R
11 19 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 19 (2.65%) VBScript
12 18 (2.51%) Scala
13 16 (2.23%) TypeScript
14 12 (1.68%) VB
15 11 (1.54%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.40%) MATLAB
17 9 (1.26%) C
18 6 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 108 (15.08%) Degree
2 36 (5.03%) Security Cleared
3 34 (4.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (3.63%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.07%) ISTQB
6 20 (2.79%) ISEB
7 8 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.56%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.28%) CCNA
11 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.28%) MCSA
11 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.28%) PMP
12 1 (0.14%) CCDA
12 1 (0.14%) CCDP
12 1 (0.14%) CCIE
12 1 (0.14%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.05%) QA
2 11 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.70%) SLA
4 2 (0.28%) HL7
4 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.28%) PMO
5 1 (0.14%) GCP
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (4.19%) Docker
2 17 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.12%) XenApp
4 6 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.70%) NFS
5 5 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.42%) Xen
7 2 (0.28%) vSphere
7 2 (0.28%) XenServer
8 1 (0.14%) HDFS
8 1 (0.14%) LXC
8 1 (0.14%) Samba
8 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (0.98%) Puppet
2 4 (0.56%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.56%) vMotion
3 3 (0.42%) Kibana
3 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.28%) Ansible
4 2 (0.28%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.28%) SCCM
4 2 (0.28%) Terraform
4 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.14%) Nagios
5 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.14%) Oozie
5 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 145 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 76 (10.61%) SAP
3 59 (8.24%) Oracle
4 37 (5.17%) Tableau
5 17 (2.37%) Citrix
6 16 (2.23%) Google
7 15 (2.09%) VMware
8 11 (1.54%) Cognos
9 10 (1.40%) iManage
10 7 (0.98%) IBM
11 6 (0.84%) Adobe
11 6 (0.84%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.84%) Cadence
11 6 (0.84%) Symantec
12 5 (0.70%) Cisco
12 5 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.56%) Informatica
13 4 (0.56%) NetApp
13 4 (0.56%) Xamarin
14 3 (0.42%) Blackboard