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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 341 353 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.28% 22.10% 19.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.83% 39.44% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 286 321 361
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 1183 895 1238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 63.43% 56.04% 64.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 825 1106
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 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 27 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 27 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.

1 239 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (34.12%) C#
3 215 (33.97%) .NET
4 213 (33.65%) SQL Server
5 208 (32.86%) JavaScript
6 204 (32.23%) Java
7 179 (28.28%) HTML
8 138 (21.80%) SDLC
9 134 (21.17%) CSS
10 127 (20.06%) Business Intelligence
11 124 (19.59%) Degree
12 123 (19.43%) OO
13 118 (18.64%) Finance
14 112 (17.69%) Computer Science
15 111 (17.54%) Microsoft
16 102 (16.11%) T-SQL
17 99 (15.64%) ASP.NET
18 96 (15.17%) MVC
19 94 (14.85%) XML
20 92 (14.53%) Windows
21 87 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
22 84 (13.27%) Oracle
23 83 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
24 82 (12.95%) REST
24 82 (12.95%) Marketing
25 80 (12.64%) Mathematics
26 74 (11.69%) C++
27 73 (11.53%) TDD
28 70 (11.06%) AngularJS
29 65 (10.27%) Scrum

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 (5.06%) IIS
2 20 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.00%) SAS
4 16 (2.53%) Apache
4 16 (2.53%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.58%) CMS
5 10 (1.58%) JBoss
5 10 (1.58%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.26%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.95%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.95%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.95%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.79%) CloudStack
9 4 (0.63%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.47%) Liferay
10 3 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.79%) SPSS
5 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 53 (8.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.79%) 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 (0.32%) 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 83 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.84%) IaaS
3 18 (2.84%) PaaS
3 18 (2.84%) SaaS
4 13 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.58%) Slack
6 6 (0.95%) Office 365
7 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.32%) GitHub
9 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.16%) G Suite
9 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 15 (2.37%) HTTP
3 14 (2.21%) Firewall
3 14 (2.21%) SSL
4 11 (1.74%) Internet
4 11 (1.74%) Intranet
5 5 (0.79%) 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 (0.32%) MPLS
8 2 (0.32%) SAN
8 2 (0.32%) Skype
8 2 (0.32%) VoIP
9 1 (0.16%) LAN
9 1 (0.16%) SMS
9 1 (0.16%) WAN
9 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (33.65%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.16%) NoSQL
3 56 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (8.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (4.58%) Relational Database
5 29 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (3.48%) MySQL
6 22 (3.48%) Power BI
7 20 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
8 18 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (2.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 17 (2.69%) MongoDB
10 15 (2.37%) Oracle Database
11 13 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.74%) Big Data
14 10 (1.58%) Azure SQL Database
15 9 (1.42%) DB2
16 8 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 48 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 46 (7.27%) Selenium
3 35 (5.53%) Jenkins
4 30 (4.74%) Jasmine
4 30 (4.74%) Protractor
5 29 (4.58%) JUnit
6 23 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (3.16%) Cucumber
7 20 (3.16%) TestNG
8 18 (2.84%) Visual Studio
9 16 (2.53%) Maven
9 16 (2.53%) SpecFlow
9 16 (2.53%) WebDriver
10 15 (2.37%) JIRA
11 14 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (2.05%) Mercurial
12 13 (2.05%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.74%) NUnit
14 10 (1.58%) Subversion
15 8 (1.26%) WATIR
General
1 118 (18.64%) Finance
2 82 (12.95%) Marketing
3 60 (9.48%) Telecoms
4 54 (8.53%) Manufacturing
5 53 (8.37%) Electronics
6 12 (1.90%) Banking
7 11 (1.74%) Advertising
8 9 (1.42%) Retail
9 8 (1.26%) Publishing
10 7 (1.11%) Legal
11 5 (0.79%) Games
11 5 (0.79%) Law
12 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.63%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.32%) German Language
14 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) French Language
15 1 (0.16%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 322 (50.87%) Developer
2 97 (15.32%) Software Developer
3 82 (12.95%) Junior
4 79 (12.48%) .NET Developer
5 75 (11.85%) Graduate
6 74 (11.69%) Java Developer
7 71 (11.22%) Junior Developer
8 70 (11.06%) Analyst
9 68 (10.74%) C# Developer
10 64 (10.11%) Graduate Developer
11 57 (9.00%) Graduate Software Developer
12 56 (8.85%) Senior Developer
13 46 (7.27%) Junior Software Developer
14 35 (5.53%) C# .NET Developer
15 27 (4.27%) Applications Support
15 27 (4.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 27 (4.27%) Tester
16 22 (3.48%) Senior .NET Developer
16 22 (3.48%) Senior C# Developer
16 22 (3.48%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (33.97%) .NET
2 179 (28.28%) HTML
3 134 (21.17%) CSS
4 99 (15.64%) ASP.NET
5 94 (14.85%) XML
6 82 (12.95%) REST
7 70 (11.06%) AngularJS
8 64 (10.11%) Spring
9 63 (9.95%) HTML5
10 42 (6.64%) jQuery
11 39 (6.16%) .NET Framework
12 37 (5.85%) J2EE
13 35 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (5.06%) Web Services
15 31 (4.90%) SOAP
16 30 (4.74%) React
17 28 (4.42%) Node.js
18 26 (4.11%) Entity Framework
19 21 (3.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 112 (17.69%) Computer Science
2 44 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
4 27 (4.27%) User Experience
5 14 (2.21%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.26%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.11%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.95%) N-Tier
9 5 (0.79%) Clustering
9 5 (0.79%) Fintech
10 4 (0.63%) CMDB
10 4 (0.63%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.63%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.47%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.47%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.47%) Replication
12 2 (0.32%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.32%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 92 (14.53%) Windows
2 46 (7.27%) Linux
3 31 (4.90%) Windows Server
4 30 (4.74%) Unix
5 17 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.53%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.05%) Solaris
8 12 (1.90%) Windows 8
9 11 (1.74%) AIX
10 9 (1.42%) 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 (0.32%) Android
15 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (21.80%) SDLC
3 127 (20.06%) Business Intelligence
4 123 (19.43%) OO
5 96 (15.17%) MVC
6 87 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
7 80 (12.64%) Mathematics
8 73 (11.53%) TDD
9 65 (10.27%) Scrum
10 60 (9.48%) Test Automation
11 59 (9.32%) Software Engineering
12 54 (8.53%) Digital Marketing
12 54 (8.53%) ETL
13 53 (8.37%) Programme Management
14 45 (7.11%) Open Source
15 43 (6.79%) CRM
15 43 (6.79%) DevOps
16 40 (6.32%) Web Development
17 35 (5.53%) Migration
18 34 (5.37%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 216 (34.12%) C#
2 208 (32.86%) JavaScript
3 204 (32.23%) Java
4 102 (16.11%) T-SQL
5 74 (11.69%) C++
6 36 (5.69%) Python
7 29 (4.58%) Ruby
8 24 (3.79%) VB.NET
9 17 (2.69%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.21%) R
12 13 (2.05%) VBA
12 13 (2.05%) VBScript
13 12 (1.90%) VB
14 9 (1.42%) C
15 8 (1.26%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.26%) Scala
16 7 (1.11%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.79%) PHP
17 5 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 124 (19.59%) Degree
2 44 (6.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (3.95%) ISEB
4 21 (3.32%) Security Cleared
5 20 (3.16%) ISTQB
6 17 (2.69%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.95%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.95%) PMP
9 4 (0.63%) PhD
10 3 (0.47%) MCP
11 2 (0.32%) CCNA
11 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.16%) CREST Certified
12 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.16%) OSCE
12 1 (0.16%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.11%) QA
2 16 (2.53%) SLA
3 7 (1.11%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.32%) PMO
5 1 (0.16%) GCP
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.74%) vSphere
4 5 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.79%) Xen
4 5 (0.79%) 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 11 (1.74%) Ansible
1 11 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (1.74%) Puppet
2 5 (0.79%) Cobbler
2 5 (0.79%) Terraform
2 5 (0.79%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (0.63%) SCCM
3 4 (0.63%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.47%) Salt
4 3 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.47%) vMotion
5 1 (0.16%) Graphite
5 1 (0.16%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.16%) Nagios
5 1 (0.16%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 84 (13.27%) Oracle
3 59 (9.32%) SAP
4 24 (3.79%) VMware
5 20 (3.16%) Tableau
6 17 (2.69%) Google
6 17 (2.69%) IBM
7 13 (2.05%) Citrix
8 9 (1.42%) Cisco
8 9 (1.42%) Teradata
9 7 (1.11%) Cognos
9 7 (1.11%) NetApp
9 7 (1.11%) Sybase
10 6 (0.95%) CA
10 6 (0.95%) Lotus
10 6 (0.95%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.79%) HP
11 5 (0.79%) Informatica
11 5 (0.79%) Juniper
11 5 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Granite Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Cloudscope
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits + Flexi
Posted: 5 days ago