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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 701 688 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.54% 21.58% 19.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 37.84% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 599 609 691
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,700 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £56,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.84%

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 2337 1818 2305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.81% 57.03% 61.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 1631 2089
Bristol median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +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 23 October 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 23 October 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 1 £30,000 -3.23%
SQL
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 271 (38.66%) C#
2 267 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
3 259 (36.95%) .NET
4 237 (33.81%) JavaScript
4 237 (33.81%) SQL Server
5 203 (28.96%) HTML
6 186 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
7 176 (25.11%) Java
8 150 (21.40%) Microsoft
9 143 (20.40%) CSS
10 132 (18.83%) ASP.NET
10 132 (18.83%) Finance
11 117 (16.69%) OO
11 117 (16.69%) T-SQL
12 110 (15.69%) SDLC
13 107 (15.26%) Degree
14 105 (14.98%) MVC
15 98 (13.98%) Marketing
15 98 (13.98%) Test Automation
16 94 (13.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 94 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 91 (12.98%) Software Engineering
18 90 (12.84%) XML
19 86 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
20 85 (12.13%) Computer Science
21 84 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
22 82 (11.70%) Windows
23 79 (11.27%) SAP
23 79 (11.27%) Telecoms
24 77 (10.98%) Web Development

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 52 (7.42%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.71%) WebSphere
3 18 (2.57%) IIS
4 14 (2.00%) Confluence
5 13 (1.85%) Apache
5 13 (1.85%) Apache Spark
5 13 (1.85%) CMS
5 13 (1.85%) JBoss
6 10 (1.43%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.43%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.28%) NetWeaver
7 9 (1.28%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.86%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.71%) CloudStack
11 5 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.71%) SAS
11 5 (0.71%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 47 (6.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.57%) SPSS
6 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (3.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.71%) Visualfiles
3 8 (1.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.14%) Magento
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 86 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (6.13%) SaaS
4 27 (3.85%) IaaS
4 27 (3.85%) PaaS
5 22 (3.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.43%) npm
7 4 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.57%) Office 365
8 3 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.29%) GitHub
9 2 (0.29%) Slack
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.14%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.00%) SSL
2 16 (2.28%) HTTP
3 12 (1.71%) Internet
4 11 (1.57%) Firewall
4 11 (1.57%) Intranet
5 9 (1.28%) SMS
6 8 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.71%) DNS
7 5 (0.71%) VPN
8 4 (0.57%) DHCP
8 4 (0.57%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.57%) VLAN
9 3 (0.43%) WAN
10 2 (0.29%) AMQP
10 2 (0.29%) Extranet
10 2 (0.29%) LAN
10 2 (0.29%) MPLS
10 2 (0.29%) Skype
10 2 (0.29%) VoIP
11 1 (0.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (33.81%) SQL Server
2 94 (13.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 94 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (10.27%) Data Warehouse
4 64 (9.13%) NoSQL
5 37 (5.28%) Relational Database
6 31 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (3.99%) Power BI
8 26 (3.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 25 (3.57%) MongoDB
9 25 (3.57%) MySQL
9 25 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
10 22 (3.14%) Big Data
11 20 (2.85%) RDBMS
12 19 (2.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 18 (2.57%) QlikView
14 17 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
15 14 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (2.00%) Apache Hive
16 13 (1.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 62 (8.84%) Git (software)
2 59 (8.42%) Selenium
3 56 (7.99%) Jenkins
4 44 (6.28%) JUnit
5 35 (4.99%) Cucumber
5 35 (4.99%) Protractor
5 35 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (4.85%) Jasmine
7 29 (4.14%) SpecFlow
8 26 (3.71%) TeamCity
9 24 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (3.42%) Visual Studio
10 23 (3.28%) JIRA
10 23 (3.28%) Maven
10 23 (3.28%) Mercurial
11 22 (3.14%) TestNG
12 18 (2.57%) NUnit
13 14 (2.00%) Appium
13 14 (2.00%) Calabash
13 14 (2.00%) JBehave
General
1 132 (18.83%) Finance
2 98 (13.98%) Marketing
3 79 (11.27%) Telecoms
4 76 (10.84%) Manufacturing
5 73 (10.41%) Electronics
6 17 (2.43%) Advertising
7 14 (2.00%) Banking
8 13 (1.85%) Law
8 13 (1.85%) Legal
9 10 (1.43%) Retail
10 9 (1.28%) Local Government
11 7 (1.00%) Publishing
12 6 (0.86%) Games
13 5 (0.71%) German Language
14 4 (0.57%) French Language
14 4 (0.57%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.14%) Back Office
16 1 (0.14%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 346 (49.36%) Developer
2 107 (15.26%) Analyst
3 94 (13.41%) .NET Developer
4 87 (12.41%) Software Developer
5 69 (9.84%) C# Developer
6 59 (8.42%) Senior Developer
7 57 (8.13%) Graduate
8 56 (7.99%) Java Developer
9 50 (7.13%) Junior
10 48 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 45 (6.42%) Graduate Developer
12 40 (5.71%) Tester
13 38 (5.42%) Junior Developer
14 37 (5.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 33 (4.71%) Applications Support
15 33 (4.71%) Automation Tester
16 32 (4.56%) Software Engineer
17 30 (4.28%) ASP.NET Developer
17 30 (4.28%) Graduate Software Developer
18 28 (3.99%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (36.95%) .NET
2 203 (28.96%) HTML
3 143 (20.40%) CSS
4 132 (18.83%) ASP.NET
5 90 (12.84%) XML
6 73 (10.41%) AngularJS
7 70 (9.99%) REST
8 55 (7.85%) Spring
9 54 (7.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 45 (6.42%) HTML5
11 40 (5.71%) jQuery
12 38 (5.42%) React
13 36 (5.14%) RESTful
14 35 (4.99%) Web Services
15 34 (4.85%) Node.js
16 33 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 31 (4.42%) J2EE
18 27 (3.85%) .NET Framework
18 27 (3.85%) JSON
19 24 (3.42%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.13%) Computer Science
2 63 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (4.14%) User Experience
5 28 (3.99%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (2.57%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.57%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.14%) Fintech
8 8 (1.14%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.00%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.00%) NHS
10 6 (0.86%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.71%) Learning Management System
12 4 (0.57%) Clustering
12 4 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.57%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.57%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.57%) Replication
13 3 (0.43%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 82 (11.70%) Windows
2 43 (6.13%) Linux
3 26 (3.71%) Windows Server
4 24 (3.42%) Windows 7
5 15 (2.14%) Unix
6 10 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.43%) Windows 10
7 9 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.14%) Solaris
8 8 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.29%) Android
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.14%) CentOS
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (38.09%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
3 117 (16.69%) OO
4 110 (15.69%) SDLC
5 105 (14.98%) MVC
6 98 (13.98%) Test Automation
7 91 (12.98%) Software Engineering
8 84 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
9 77 (10.98%) Web Development
10 75 (10.70%) Digital Marketing
11 73 (10.41%) Programme Management
12 70 (9.99%) TDD
13 67 (9.56%) Scrum
14 66 (9.42%) ETL
15 60 (8.56%) Mathematics
16 52 (7.42%) CRM
17 47 (6.70%) DevOps
18 44 (6.28%) Mentoring
19 43 (6.13%) Open Source
20 42 (5.99%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 271 (38.66%) C#
2 237 (33.81%) JavaScript
3 176 (25.11%) Java
4 117 (16.69%) T-SQL
5 62 (8.84%) Python
6 55 (7.85%) Ruby
7 51 (7.28%) C++
8 29 (4.14%) R
9 27 (3.85%) VB.NET
10 26 (3.71%) PL/SQL
11 22 (3.14%) VBScript
12 18 (2.57%) PowerShell
13 17 (2.43%) PHP
14 16 (2.28%) TypeScript
15 13 (1.85%) VB
16 12 (1.71%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.43%) C
17 10 (1.43%) MATLAB
18 8 (1.14%) Scala
18 8 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (15.26%) Degree
2 35 (4.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (4.71%) Security Cleared
4 23 (3.28%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.14%) ISTQB
6 21 (3.00%) ISEB
7 8 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.57%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.43%) PMP
11 2 (0.29%) CCNA
11 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.29%) MCSA
12 1 (0.14%) CCDA
12 1 (0.14%) CCIE
12 1 (0.14%) CCNP
12 1 (0.14%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.28%) QA
2 12 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.86%) SLA
4 2 (0.29%) HL7
4 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.29%) PMO
5 1 (0.14%) GCP
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.00%) Docker
3 10 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.86%) Xen
5 5 (0.71%) NFS
5 5 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.71%) vSphere
5 5 (0.71%) XenApp
5 5 (0.71%) XenServer
6 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.14%) HDFS
7 1 (0.14%) Samba
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (1.43%) Puppet
2 6 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.71%) Ansible
3 5 (0.71%) Cobbler
3 5 (0.71%) Terraform
3 5 (0.71%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.57%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (0.57%) vMotion
5 3 (0.43%) Kibana
5 3 (0.43%) Salt
5 3 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.29%) Nagios
6 2 (0.29%) SCCM
7 1 (0.14%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.14%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.14%) Oozie
7 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 150 (21.40%) Microsoft
2 79 (11.27%) SAP
3 71 (10.13%) Oracle
4 31 (4.42%) Tableau
5 20 (2.85%) Google
6 15 (2.14%) VMware
7 14 (2.00%) Citrix
8 12 (1.71%) Cognos
9 10 (1.43%) iManage
10 9 (1.28%) IBM
11 7 (1.00%) Cisco
12 6 (0.86%) Adobe
12 6 (0.86%) CA
12 6 (0.86%) Lotus
12 6 (0.86%) Symantec
13 5 (0.71%) EnterpriseDB
13 5 (0.71%) Informatica
13 5 (0.71%) NetApp
13 5 (0.71%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.57%) IFS