Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 692 758 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.99% 22.34% 20.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.05% 38.83% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 584 684 747
Bristol median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,864 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year -2.50% +10.34% +3.57%

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 2382 1952 2406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.93% 57.53% 62.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2012 1788 2150
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,775 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Bristol

SQL
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 within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 22 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth 0 4 £30,000 -3.23%
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 270 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (38.15%) C#
3 259 (37.43%) .NET
4 235 (33.96%) JavaScript
5 222 (32.08%) SQL Server
6 195 (28.18%) HTML
7 193 (27.89%) Java
8 181 (26.16%) Business Intelligence
9 146 (21.10%) CSS
10 128 (18.50%) SDLC
11 127 (18.35%) Microsoft
11 127 (18.35%) Finance
12 126 (18.21%) Degree
13 116 (16.76%) T-SQL
14 115 (16.62%) ASP.NET
15 113 (16.33%) OO
16 109 (15.75%) Marketing
17 103 (14.88%) Computer Science
17 103 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
18 101 (14.60%) MVC
19 95 (13.73%) Test Automation
20 92 (13.29%) Microsoft Azure
20 92 (13.29%) Windows
21 90 (13.01%) XML
22 80 (11.56%) Telecoms
23 79 (11.42%) SAP
23 79 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 79 (11.42%) TDD
23 79 (11.42%) REST
24 78 (11.27%) Amazon AWS

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 31 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.19%) IIS
3 14 (2.02%) CMS
3 14 (2.02%) WebSphere
4 13 (1.88%) Apache
4 13 (1.88%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.73%) SAS
6 10 (1.45%) JBoss
7 8 (1.16%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.16%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.16%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.01%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.87%) Confluence
9 6 (0.87%) IBM Notes
9 6 (0.87%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.72%) CloudStack
10 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.72%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 30 (4.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.58%) SPSS
5 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (0.72%) Visualfiles
3 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.29%) Magento
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 92 (13.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.61%) SaaS
4 22 (3.18%) IaaS
4 22 (3.18%) PaaS
5 21 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.87%) Office 365
6 6 (0.87%) Slack
7 4 (0.58%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.29%) GitHub
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.14%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.14%) G Suite
10 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.89%) SSL
2 16 (2.31%) HTTP
3 13 (1.88%) Firewall
4 12 (1.73%) Intranet
5 10 (1.45%) Internet
6 8 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.72%) DNS
7 5 (0.72%) SMS
8 4 (0.58%) DHCP
8 4 (0.58%) Extranet
8 4 (0.58%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.58%) VLAN
8 4 (0.58%) VPN
9 2 (0.29%) MPLS
9 2 (0.29%) Skype
9 2 (0.29%) VoIP
9 2 (0.29%) WAN
10 1 (0.14%) LAN
10 1 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 79 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 77 (11.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 74 (10.69%) Data Warehouse
5 68 (9.83%) NoSQL
6 36 (5.20%) Relational Database
7 34 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (4.62%) Power BI
9 30 (4.34%) SQL Server 2014
10 24 (3.47%) Big Data
10 24 (3.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 23 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (3.18%) MongoDB
13 20 (2.89%) RDBMS
14 17 (2.46%) MySQL
15 16 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (2.02%) Apache Hive
16 14 (2.02%) Oracle Database
17 13 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (1.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 67 (9.68%) Selenium
2 52 (7.51%) Git (software)
3 47 (6.79%) Jenkins
4 41 (5.92%) JUnit
4 41 (5.92%) Protractor
5 40 (5.78%) Jasmine
6 37 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (4.19%) Cucumber
8 27 (3.90%) TestNG
9 25 (3.61%) SpecFlow
10 21 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (3.03%) Visual Studio
11 20 (2.89%) JIRA
12 19 (2.75%) Mercurial
12 19 (2.75%) TeamCity
13 18 (2.60%) WebDriver
14 16 (2.31%) Maven
15 15 (2.17%) NUnit
16 11 (1.59%) Capybara
16 11 (1.59%) WATIR
General
1 127 (18.35%) Finance
2 109 (15.75%) Marketing
3 80 (11.56%) Telecoms
4 78 (11.27%) Manufacturing
5 75 (10.84%) Electronics
6 16 (2.31%) Advertising
7 10 (1.45%) Banking
8 7 (1.01%) Games
8 7 (1.01%) Legal
8 7 (1.01%) Publishing
9 6 (0.87%) Retail
10 5 (0.72%) Law
11 4 (0.58%) Local Government
11 4 (0.58%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.29%) German Language
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 342 (49.42%) Developer
2 91 (13.15%) Software Developer
3 90 (13.01%) Analyst
4 88 (12.72%) .NET Developer
5 68 (9.83%) Java Developer
6 67 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 64 (9.25%) Graduate
8 62 (8.96%) Senior Developer
9 58 (8.38%) Junior
10 53 (7.66%) Graduate Developer
11 49 (7.08%) Junior Developer
12 39 (5.64%) C# .NET Developer
12 39 (5.64%) Graduate Software Developer
13 37 (5.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 37 (5.35%) Tester
14 29 (4.19%) Automation Tester
14 29 (4.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 29 (4.19%) Test Engineer
15 27 (3.90%) Applications Support
15 27 (3.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (37.43%) .NET
2 195 (28.18%) HTML
3 146 (21.10%) CSS
4 115 (16.62%) ASP.NET
5 90 (13.01%) XML
6 79 (11.42%) REST
7 70 (10.12%) AngularJS
8 61 (8.82%) Spring
9 51 (7.37%) HTML5
10 44 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 43 (6.21%) React
12 39 (5.64%) Node.js
13 38 (5.49%) jQuery
14 36 (5.20%) J2EE
15 35 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
16 31 (4.48%) .NET Framework
16 31 (4.48%) RESTful
17 26 (3.76%) SOAP
17 26 (3.76%) Web Services
18 24 (3.47%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 103 (14.88%) Computer Science
2 53 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (4.62%) User Experience
5 31 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (2.31%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.45%) Fintech
10 6 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.72%) Clustering
12 4 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.58%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.58%) NHS
12 4 (0.58%) Replication
13 3 (0.43%) Blog
13 3 (0.43%) Learning Management System
13 3 (0.43%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.29%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 92 (13.29%) Windows
2 41 (5.92%) Linux
3 34 (4.91%) Windows Server
4 20 (2.89%) Unix
5 16 (2.31%) Windows 7
6 14 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.73%) Solaris
7 12 (1.73%) Windows 8
8 9 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.72%) AIX
11 4 (0.58%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.43%) Android
13 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (26.16%) Business Intelligence
3 128 (18.50%) SDLC
4 113 (16.33%) OO
5 103 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
6 101 (14.60%) MVC
7 95 (13.73%) Test Automation
8 79 (11.42%) TDD
9 78 (11.27%) Digital Marketing
10 76 (10.98%) Software Engineering
11 75 (10.84%) Programme Management
12 72 (10.40%) ETL
13 69 (9.97%) Mathematics
13 69 (9.97%) Scrum
14 59 (8.53%) Web Development
15 56 (8.09%) CRM
16 53 (7.66%) DevOps
17 50 (7.23%) Open Source
18 46 (6.65%) Analytics
19 42 (6.07%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 264 (38.15%) C#
2 235 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 193 (27.89%) Java
4 116 (16.76%) T-SQL
5 61 (8.82%) C++
6 55 (7.95%) Python
7 45 (6.50%) Ruby
8 29 (4.19%) VB.NET
9 28 (4.05%) R
10 21 (3.03%) PL/SQL
11 19 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 16 (2.31%) VBScript
13 12 (1.73%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.59%) C
14 11 (1.59%) VB
15 10 (1.45%) MATLAB
15 10 (1.45%) PHP
15 10 (1.45%) VBA
16 8 (1.16%) TypeScript
17 7 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 126 (18.21%) Degree
2 43 (6.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 26 (3.76%) ISEB
4 26 (3.76%) ISTQB
4 26 (3.76%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
6 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.43%) MCP
7 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.43%) PMP
7 3 (0.43%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.14%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.14%) MCSA
8 1 (0.14%) MCSE
8 1 (0.14%) OSCE
8 1 (0.14%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.05%) QA
2 11 (1.59%) SLA
3 9 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.29%) PMO
6 1 (0.14%) GCP
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 21 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.45%) vSphere
4 5 (0.72%) Xen
4 5 (0.72%) XenServer
5 4 (0.58%) NFS
5 4 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.58%) XenApp
6 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.29%) Docker
8 1 (0.14%) HDFS
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (2.02%) Puppet
2 10 (1.45%) Ansible
2 10 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.72%) Cobbler
3 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (0.72%) Terraform
3 5 (0.72%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.58%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (0.58%) vMotion
5 3 (0.43%) Salt
6 2 (0.29%) SCCM
6 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.14%) Graphite
7 1 (0.14%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.14%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.14%) Oozie
7 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 127 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 79 (11.42%) SAP
3 75 (10.84%) Oracle
4 31 (4.48%) Tableau
5 23 (3.32%) Google
6 20 (2.89%) VMware
7 13 (1.88%) Citrix
8 9 (1.30%) Cognos
9 8 (1.16%) IBM
10 6 (0.87%) CA
10 6 (0.87%) Lotus
11 5 (0.72%) Adobe
11 5 (0.72%) Cisco
11 5 (0.72%) EnterpriseDB
11 5 (0.72%) Informatica
11 5 (0.72%) NetApp
11 5 (0.72%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.72%) Sybase
11 5 (0.72%) Symantec
11 5 (0.72%) Teradata