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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 283 398 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.36% 21.29% 19.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.01% 37.62% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 240 347 379
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +8.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 1088 1058 1143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 59.03% 56.61% 56.28%
Number of salaries quoted 946 968 1015
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 229 (39.62%) Java
2 215 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (30.28%) SQL Server
4 170 (29.41%) C#
5 168 (29.07%) JavaScript
5 168 (29.07%) SDLC
6 158 (27.34%) HTML
7 157 (27.16%) .NET
8 149 (25.78%) OO
9 137 (23.70%) Computer Science
10 128 (22.15%) Degree
11 117 (20.24%) XML
12 107 (18.51%) CSS
13 105 (18.17%) Finance
14 104 (17.99%) Mathematics
15 97 (16.78%) Microsoft
16 93 (16.09%) C++
17 85 (14.71%) Spring
18 84 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
19 83 (14.36%) Oracle
20 82 (14.19%) REST
21 81 (14.01%) MVC
22 79 (13.67%) T-SQL
23 73 (12.63%) HTML5
24 70 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
25 66 (11.42%) ASP.NET
25 66 (11.42%) Microsoft Azure
26 64 (11.07%) Windows
27 59 (10.21%) TDD
28 57 (9.86%) Enterprise Software

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 22 (3.81%) IIS
1 22 (3.81%) SAS
2 17 (2.94%) Apache
3 15 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.60%) WebSphere
4 13 (2.25%) WebLogic
5 11 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.21%) JBoss
7 6 (1.04%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.87%) CloudStack
8 5 (0.87%) CMS
8 5 (0.87%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.87%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.69%) Liferay
9 4 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.04%) SPSS
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.52%) SPSS Modeler
5 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (4.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.69%) Maximo
4 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.35%) HFM
5 2 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.35%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.17%) Magento
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 66 (11.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.73%) Slack
4 9 (1.56%) IaaS
4 9 (1.56%) PaaS
5 7 (1.21%) SaaS
6 5 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.52%) Office 365
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.17%) G Suite
8 1 (0.17%) GitHub
8 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 15 (2.60%) Firewall
3 12 (2.08%) HTTP
4 11 (1.90%) Internet
5 6 (1.04%) Intranet
6 5 (0.87%) LAN
6 5 (0.87%) Unified Communications
6 5 (0.87%) VoIP
6 5 (0.87%) WAN
7 4 (0.69%) Skype
7 4 (0.69%) SSL
8 3 (0.52%) DNS
9 2 (0.35%) DHCP
9 2 (0.35%) Extranet
9 2 (0.35%) MPLS
9 2 (0.35%) SAN
9 2 (0.35%) VPN
10 1 (0.17%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.17%) VLAN
10 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (30.28%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.13%) NoSQL
3 44 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (5.19%) Relational Database
7 27 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (3.46%) MySQL
9 18 (3.11%) Oracle Database
9 18 (3.11%) Power BI
10 17 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (2.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 14 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (1.90%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.73%) Big Data
15 7 (1.21%) DB2
15 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (1.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 33 (5.71%) Selenium
2 24 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (3.63%) JUnit
4 19 (3.29%) Jasmine
4 19 (3.29%) Protractor
5 18 (3.11%) Jenkins
5 18 (3.11%) Visual Studio
6 14 (2.42%) TestNG
7 13 (2.25%) Maven
8 10 (1.73%) Cucumber
8 10 (1.73%) JIRA
8 10 (1.73%) WebDriver
9 9 (1.56%) SpecFlow
10 8 (1.38%) NUnit
11 7 (1.21%) PROIV
11 7 (1.21%) Subversion
11 7 (1.21%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.04%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.87%) MSTest
General
1 105 (18.17%) Finance
2 44 (7.61%) Marketing
3 34 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 25 (4.33%) Electronics
4 25 (4.33%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.56%) Retail
6 8 (1.38%) Advertising
7 7 (1.21%) Legal
8 5 (0.87%) Banking
8 5 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.87%) Publishing
9 4 (0.69%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.52%) Back Office
10 3 (0.52%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
12 1 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 313 (54.15%) Developer
2 107 (18.51%) Software Developer
3 93 (16.09%) Junior
4 92 (15.92%) Graduate
4 92 (15.92%) Java Developer
5 86 (14.88%) Junior Developer
6 82 (14.19%) Graduate Developer
7 80 (13.84%) Graduate Software Developer
8 76 (13.15%) Junior Software Developer
9 66 (11.42%) .NET Developer
10 65 (11.25%) Analyst
11 53 (9.17%) Senior Developer
12 50 (8.65%) C# Developer
13 28 (4.84%) Applications Support
13 28 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
14 25 (4.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 25 (4.33%) C# .NET Developer
15 23 (3.98%) SQL Developer
16 22 (3.81%) DBA
16 22 (3.81%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (27.34%) HTML
2 157 (27.16%) .NET
3 117 (20.24%) XML
4 107 (18.51%) CSS
5 85 (14.71%) Spring
6 82 (14.19%) REST
7 73 (12.63%) HTML5
8 66 (11.42%) ASP.NET
9 52 (9.00%) AngularJS
10 38 (6.57%) .NET Framework
11 37 (6.40%) J2EE
11 37 (6.40%) jQuery
12 32 (5.54%) Web Services
13 27 (4.67%) SOAP
13 27 (4.67%) WCF
14 25 (4.33%) Hibernate
15 24 (4.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (4.15%) Node.js
16 22 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (3.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 137 (23.70%) Computer Science
2 57 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (2.60%) N-Tier
6 14 (2.42%) User Experience
7 12 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.04%) Data Centre
9 5 (0.87%) CMDB
9 5 (0.87%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.52%) AS400
10 3 (0.52%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.52%) Fintech
11 2 (0.35%) Clustering
11 2 (0.35%) Replication
12 1 (0.17%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.17%) Digital TV
12 1 (0.17%) e-Health
12 1 (0.17%) FMCG
12 1 (0.17%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 64 (11.07%) Windows
2 44 (7.61%) Linux
3 33 (5.71%) Unix
4 23 (3.98%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.42%) Solaris
6 13 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.90%) AIX
8 8 (1.38%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.04%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.69%) HPUX
11 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (0.69%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.52%) OS/400
13 2 (0.35%) Android
13 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (29.07%) SDLC
3 149 (25.78%) OO
4 104 (17.99%) Mathematics
5 84 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
6 81 (14.01%) MVC
7 70 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (10.21%) TDD
9 53 (9.17%) Scrum
10 52 (9.00%) Open Source
11 49 (8.48%) Software Engineering
12 43 (7.44%) ETL
13 42 (7.27%) ITIL
14 38 (6.57%) Microservices
15 36 (6.23%) Migration
16 33 (5.71%) Mentoring
17 30 (5.19%) CRM
18 27 (4.67%) DevOps
19 26 (4.50%) Digital Marketing
20 25 (4.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 229 (39.62%) Java
2 170 (29.41%) C#
3 168 (29.07%) JavaScript
4 93 (16.09%) C++
5 79 (13.67%) T-SQL
6 21 (3.63%) Ruby
6 21 (3.63%) VB.NET
7 20 (3.46%) PL/SQL
8 18 (3.11%) Python
8 18 (3.11%) VBA
9 11 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.38%) PHP
10 8 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.21%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.04%) VB
13 5 (0.87%) C
13 5 (0.87%) RPG
14 4 (0.69%) XAML
15 3 (0.52%) COBOL
15 3 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 128 (22.15%) Degree
2 20 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.94%) ISEB
4 16 (2.77%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.87%) PhD
8 5 (0.87%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.87%) PMP
9 3 (0.52%) MCITP
9 3 (0.52%) MCP
10 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.17%) CCNA
11 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.81%) QA
2 15 (2.60%) SLA
3 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) FATCA
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.90%) vSphere
4 5 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.87%) Xen
4 5 (0.87%) XenServer
5 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.69%) MetaFrame
5 4 (0.69%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (1.90%) Ansible
1 11 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (1.90%) Puppet
2 5 (0.87%) Cobbler
2 5 (0.87%) SCVMM
2 5 (0.87%) Terraform
2 5 (0.87%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.69%) Salt
4 2 (0.35%) SCCM
5 1 (0.17%) Grafana
5 1 (0.17%) Graphite
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.17%) Nagios
5 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 97 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 83 (14.36%) Oracle
3 33 (5.71%) SAP
4 25 (4.33%) VMware
5 16 (2.77%) IBM
6 12 (2.08%) Tableau
7 11 (1.90%) Citrix
8 10 (1.73%) Teradata
9 9 (1.56%) Sybase
10 8 (1.38%) Cisco
11 7 (1.21%) Avaya
11 7 (1.21%) Informatica
12 6 (1.04%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.04%) EMC
12 6 (1.04%) HP
12 6 (1.04%) NetApp
12 6 (1.04%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.87%) BMC
13 5 (0.87%) Juniper
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension + Ben
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits 20% Non-Contributory Pension + Ben
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £25000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits d.o.e.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Icore Tech
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: Pension, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Curve Group
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 58000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Webrecruit
Salary: £Competitive Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago