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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 336 348 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.08% 22.21% 19.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.62% 39.32% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 282 315 367
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +6.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1174 885 1259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 63.19% 56.48% 64.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2294 1825 2483
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,125 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 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 - 2 £30,000 -
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 242 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (34.38%) C#
3 218 (34.22%) .NET
4 214 (33.59%) SQL Server
5 209 (32.81%) JavaScript
6 201 (31.55%) Java
7 180 (28.26%) HTML
8 137 (21.51%) SDLC
9 136 (21.35%) CSS
10 131 (20.57%) Business Intelligence
11 124 (19.47%) Degree
12 123 (19.31%) OO
13 118 (18.52%) Finance
14 112 (17.58%) Microsoft
14 112 (17.58%) Computer Science
15 103 (16.17%) T-SQL
16 101 (15.86%) ASP.NET
17 98 (15.38%) MVC
18 93 (14.60%) XML
18 93 (14.60%) Windows
19 89 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
20 86 (13.50%) Microsoft Azure
21 84 (13.19%) Oracle
22 83 (13.03%) Marketing
22 83 (13.03%) REST
23 77 (12.09%) Mathematics
24 75 (11.77%) TDD
25 73 (11.46%) C++
26 72 (11.30%) AngularJS
27 70 (10.99%) 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 32 (5.02%) IIS
2 20 (3.14%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.83%) SAS
4 16 (2.51%) Apache
4 16 (2.51%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.57%) CMS
5 10 (1.57%) JBoss
5 10 (1.57%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.26%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.94%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.94%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.78%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.78%) CloudStack
9 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.47%) Liferay
10 3 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.78%) SPSS
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 55 (8.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.78%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.47%) Maximo
4 3 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.31%) Magento
6 1 (0.16%) HFM
6 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 86 (13.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.14%) IaaS
3 20 (3.14%) PaaS
3 20 (3.14%) SaaS
4 15 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.57%) Slack
6 6 (0.94%) Office 365
7 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.31%) GitHub
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.16%) G Suite
9 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.51%) HTTP
1 16 (2.51%) SSL
1 16 (2.51%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.20%) Firewall
3 12 (1.88%) Internet
4 11 (1.73%) Intranet
5 5 (0.78%) DNS
6 4 (0.63%) DHCP
6 4 (0.63%) Extranet
6 4 (0.63%) VLAN
7 3 (0.47%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.47%) VPN
8 2 (0.31%) MPLS
8 2 (0.31%) SAN
8 2 (0.31%) Skype
8 2 (0.31%) VoIP
9 1 (0.16%) LAN
9 1 (0.16%) SMS
9 1 (0.16%) WAN
9 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (33.59%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.11%) NoSQL
3 56 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
4 53 (8.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (8.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (4.87%) Relational Database
6 29 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (3.61%) Power BI
8 22 (3.45%) MySQL
9 21 (3.30%) SQL Server 2014
10 18 (2.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 18 (2.83%) MongoDB
10 18 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (2.35%) Oracle Database
12 14 (2.20%) RDBMS
13 13 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.88%) Big Data
15 10 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (1.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 50 (7.85%) Git (software)
2 48 (7.54%) Selenium
3 37 (5.81%) Jenkins
4 31 (4.87%) Jasmine
4 31 (4.87%) Protractor
5 29 (4.55%) JUnit
6 24 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (3.30%) Cucumber
8 20 (3.14%) TestNG
9 18 (2.83%) Visual Studio
10 17 (2.67%) SpecFlow
10 17 (2.67%) WebDriver
11 16 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 16 (2.51%) Maven
12 15 (2.35%) JIRA
12 15 (2.35%) Mercurial
13 13 (2.04%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.73%) NUnit
15 10 (1.57%) Subversion
16 9 (1.41%) WATIR
General
1 118 (18.52%) Finance
2 83 (13.03%) Marketing
3 61 (9.58%) Telecoms
4 56 (8.79%) Manufacturing
5 55 (8.63%) Electronics
6 12 (1.88%) Advertising
7 11 (1.73%) Banking
8 9 (1.41%) Retail
9 8 (1.26%) Publishing
10 7 (1.10%) Legal
11 5 (0.78%) Games
11 5 (0.78%) Law
12 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.63%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.31%) German Language
14 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) French Language
15 1 (0.16%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 323 (50.71%) Developer
2 97 (15.23%) Software Developer
3 80 (12.56%) .NET Developer
4 79 (12.40%) Junior
5 73 (11.46%) Graduate
6 72 (11.30%) Java Developer
7 71 (11.15%) Analyst
8 69 (10.83%) C# Developer
9 68 (10.68%) Junior Developer
10 62 (9.73%) Graduate Developer
11 56 (8.79%) Senior Developer
12 55 (8.63%) Graduate Software Developer
13 44 (6.91%) Junior Software Developer
14 36 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
15 28 (4.40%) Applications Support
15 28 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 27 (4.24%) Tester
17 23 (3.61%) Test Engineer
18 22 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
18 22 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (34.22%) .NET
2 180 (28.26%) HTML
3 136 (21.35%) CSS
4 101 (15.86%) ASP.NET
5 93 (14.60%) XML
6 83 (13.03%) REST
7 72 (11.30%) AngularJS
8 63 (9.89%) HTML5
8 63 (9.89%) Spring
9 42 (6.59%) jQuery
10 39 (6.12%) .NET Framework
11 37 (5.81%) J2EE
12 36 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 32 (5.02%) Web Services
14 31 (4.87%) React
14 31 (4.87%) SOAP
15 28 (4.40%) Node.js
16 26 (4.08%) Entity Framework
17 21 (3.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 112 (17.58%) Computer Science
2 45 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (4.40%) User Experience
5 27 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (2.20%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.10%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.94%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.78%) Clustering
10 5 (0.78%) Fintech
11 4 (0.63%) CMDB
11 4 (0.63%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.63%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.47%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.47%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.47%) Replication
13 2 (0.31%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.31%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 93 (14.60%) Windows
2 46 (7.22%) Linux
3 32 (5.02%) Windows Server
4 30 (4.71%) Unix
5 17 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.51%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.20%) Solaris
8 12 (1.88%) Windows 8
9 11 (1.73%) AIX
10 9 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.63%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.47%) HPUX
13 3 (0.47%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.47%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.31%) Android
15 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (21.51%) SDLC
3 131 (20.57%) Business Intelligence
4 123 (19.31%) OO
5 98 (15.38%) MVC
6 89 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
7 77 (12.09%) Mathematics
8 75 (11.77%) TDD
9 66 (10.36%) Scrum
10 61 (9.58%) Software Engineering
10 61 (9.58%) Test Automation
11 56 (8.79%) Digital Marketing
12 55 (8.63%) ETL
12 55 (8.63%) Programme Management
13 45 (7.06%) DevOps
13 45 (7.06%) Open Source
14 43 (6.75%) CRM
15 41 (6.44%) Web Development
16 36 (5.65%) Migration
17 34 (5.34%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 219 (34.38%) C#
2 209 (32.81%) JavaScript
3 201 (31.55%) Java
4 103 (16.17%) T-SQL
5 73 (11.46%) C++
6 38 (5.97%) Python
7 31 (4.87%) Ruby
8 25 (3.92%) VB.NET
9 18 (2.83%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.51%) PowerShell
10 16 (2.51%) R
11 13 (2.04%) VBA
11 13 (2.04%) VBScript
12 12 (1.88%) VB
13 10 (1.57%) C
14 9 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.26%) Scala
16 7 (1.10%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.78%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 124 (19.47%) Degree
2 46 (7.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (4.08%) ISEB
4 21 (3.30%) ISTQB
4 21 (3.30%) Security Cleared
5 17 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.88%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.94%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.94%) PMP
8 4 (0.63%) PhD
9 3 (0.47%) MCP
10 2 (0.31%) CCNA
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.16%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.16%) OSCE
11 1 (0.16%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.08%) QA
2 16 (2.51%) SLA
3 7 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.31%) PMO
5 1 (0.16%) GCP
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.73%) vSphere
4 5 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.78%) Xen
4 5 (0.78%) XenServer
5 4 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.47%) MetaFrame
6 3 (0.47%) NFS
6 3 (0.47%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.47%) XenApp
7 1 (0.16%) HDFS
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (1.88%) Puppet
2 11 (1.73%) Ansible
2 11 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.78%) Cobbler
3 5 (0.78%) Terraform
3 5 (0.78%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (0.63%) SCCM
4 4 (0.63%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.47%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.47%) Salt
5 3 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.47%) vMotion
6 1 (0.16%) Graphite
6 1 (0.16%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.16%) Nagios
6 1 (0.16%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 112 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 84 (13.19%) Oracle
3 61 (9.58%) SAP
4 24 (3.77%) VMware
5 22 (3.45%) Tableau
6 19 (2.98%) Google
7 17 (2.67%) IBM
8 14 (2.20%) Citrix
9 9 (1.41%) Cisco
10 8 (1.26%) Teradata
11 7 (1.10%) Cognos
11 7 (1.10%) NetApp
11 7 (1.10%) Sybase
12 6 (0.94%) CA
12 6 (0.94%) Lotus
12 6 (0.94%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.78%) HP
13 5 (0.78%) Informatica
13 5 (0.78%) Juniper
13 5 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits + Flexi
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £45,000-£55,000 + 20% Non-Contributory Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive+flexi time+pension +great bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Granite Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cloudscope
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago