The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 52 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 457 445 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.32% 3.87% 3.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.92% 13.80% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 384 393 395
Average salary £52,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
MySQL
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2870 3225 3182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.11% 28.04% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2515 2794 2874
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,962 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MySQL
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the City of London region.

MySQL Salary Trend in the City of London

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in the City of London

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL.

1 379 (46.11%) PHP
2 318 (38.69%) Linux
3 289 (35.16%) HTML
4 270 (32.85%) JavaScript
5 247 (30.05%) Agile Software Development
6 234 (28.47%) SQL
7 233 (28.35%) CSS
8 224 (27.25%) Java
9 174 (21.17%) Oracle
10 172 (20.92%) Python
11 165 (20.07%) jQuery
12 158 (19.22%) Git (software)
13 151 (18.37%) Apache
14 142 (17.27%) SQL Server
15 139 (16.91%) TDD
16 137 (16.67%) OO
17 136 (16.55%) Windows
18 118 (14.36%) Finance
19 117 (14.23%) HTML5
20 116 (14.11%) Web Services
20 116 (14.11%) MVC
21 115 (13.99%) LAMP
22 105 (12.77%) UNIX
23 102 (12.41%) Relational Database
24 94 (11.44%) Tomcat
25 93 (11.31%) CMS
25 93 (11.31%) Ruby
26 92 (11.19%) C#
26 92 (11.19%) .NET
27 91 (11.07%) MongoDB

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 151 (18.37%) Apache
2 94 (11.44%) Tomcat
3 93 (11.31%) CMS
4 53 (6.45%) WordPress
5 51 (6.20%) Drupal
6 47 (5.72%) Apache Solr
7 46 (5.60%) nginx
8 42 (5.11%) IIS
9 40 (4.87%) Elasticsearch
10 30 (3.65%) GlassFish
11 21 (2.55%) MS Exchange
12 19 (2.31%) Node.js
13 18 (2.19%) JBoss
14 17 (2.07%) SharePoint
15 16 (1.95%) OpenStack
16 11 (1.34%) Umbraco
16 11 (1.34%) WebSphere
17 9 (1.09%) WebLogic
17 9 (1.09%) Moodle
18 8 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 53 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.07%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.73%) MS Office
5 5 (0.61%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.49%) SPSS
7 1 (0.12%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 23 (2.80%) Magento
2 8 (0.97%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) Shopify
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 73 (8.88%) SaaS
2 41 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (1.95%) GitHub
6 11 (1.34%) Amazon S3
6 11 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.85%) Route 53
8 6 (0.73%) Office 365
8 6 (0.73%) PaaS
9 4 (0.49%) IaaS
9 4 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.36%) Joyent
11 2 (0.24%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.24%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.20%) HTTP
2 47 (5.72%) TCP/IP
3 44 (5.35%) DNS
4 43 (5.23%) Internet
5 29 (3.53%) Firewall
6 26 (3.16%) LDAP
7 22 (2.68%) VPN
8 19 (2.31%) SMTP
9 17 (2.07%) DHCP
10 13 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (1.22%) SAN
12 9 (1.09%) IMAP
12 9 (1.09%) iSCSI
13 8 (0.97%) Broadband
13 8 (0.97%) LAN
13 8 (0.97%) SSH
14 7 (0.85%) IPsec
14 7 (0.85%) MPLS
14 7 (0.85%) VoIP
15 6 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (17.27%) SQL Server
2 102 (12.41%) Relational Database
3 91 (11.07%) NoSQL
3 91 (11.07%) MongoDB
4 71 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (5.23%) Redis
6 40 (4.87%) Big Data
7 38 (4.62%) RDBMS
8 30 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (3.16%) Oracle Database
11 25 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
12 24 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (2.80%) QlikView
14 21 (2.55%) Hadoop
15 18 (2.19%) Couchbase
16 17 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (1.46%) MariaDB
19 11 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 158 (19.22%) Git (software)
2 75 (9.12%) Jenkins
3 60 (7.30%) Subversion
4 45 (5.47%) Maven
5 35 (4.26%) JIRA
6 30 (3.65%) JUnit
7 23 (2.80%) TeamCity
7 23 (2.80%) Cucumber
7 23 (2.80%) Hudson
8 21 (2.55%) PHPUnit
9 19 (2.31%) Mercurial
10 17 (2.07%) Selenium
11 13 (1.58%) Mockito
12 12 (1.46%) Eclipse
13 11 (1.34%) Jasmine
14 10 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (1.09%) Ant
15 9 (1.09%) Xcode
15 9 (1.09%) Calabash
15 9 (1.09%) Grunt
General
1 118 (14.36%) Finance
2 78 (9.49%) Marketing
3 66 (8.03%) Advertising
4 47 (5.72%) Banking
5 38 (4.62%) Retail
6 35 (4.26%) Telecoms
7 24 (2.92%) Games
8 20 (2.43%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.46%) Publishing
9 12 (1.46%) Law
10 10 (1.22%) Billing
11 9 (1.09%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.73%) Back Office
13 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.24%) Front Office
15 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.12%) iGaming
16 1 (0.12%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 415 (50.49%) Developer
2 152 (18.49%) PHP Developer
3 110 (13.38%) Senior Developer
4 88 (10.71%) Administrator
5 64 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
6 62 (7.54%) Java Developer
7 55 (6.69%) Web Developer
8 48 (5.84%) DBA
9 37 (4.50%) Consultant
10 34 (4.14%) Linux Administrator
10 34 (4.14%) Senior PHP Developer
10 34 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
11 32 (3.89%) Senior Java Developer
12 29 (3.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 29 (3.53%) SQL DBA
13 28 (3.41%) Architect
14 23 (2.80%) Junior
15 22 (2.68%) Ruby Developer
16 21 (2.55%) Drupal Developer
17 20 (2.43%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (35.16%) HTML
2 233 (28.35%) CSS
3 165 (20.07%) jQuery
4 117 (14.23%) HTML5
5 116 (14.11%) Web Services
6 115 (13.99%) LAMP
7 92 (11.19%) .NET
8 90 (10.95%) XML
9 72 (8.76%) Symfony
10 71 (8.64%) Spring
11 67 (8.15%) JSON
12 64 (7.79%) Ajax
13 58 (7.06%) CSS3
14 47 (5.72%) Django
15 46 (5.60%) AngularJS
16 45 (5.47%) RESTful
17 43 (5.23%) ASP.NET
18 38 (4.62%) REST
19 37 (4.50%) Backbone.js
20 36 (4.38%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 82 (9.98%) Computer Science
2 78 (9.49%) Open Source
3 60 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.74%) Mobile App
5 30 (3.65%) Data Structures
6 29 (3.53%) User Experience
7 25 (3.04%) Algorithms
7 25 (3.04%) Clustering
8 21 (2.55%) Social Media
9 16 (1.95%) Visualisation
10 15 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.70%) Replication
12 12 (1.46%) Data Integration
12 12 (1.46%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.22%) Kindle
13 10 (1.22%) Digital Media
13 10 (1.22%) Statistics
14 9 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (0.97%) Mathematics
15 8 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 318 (38.69%) Linux
2 136 (16.55%) Windows
3 105 (12.77%) UNIX
4 46 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (4.99%) Ubuntu
6 38 (4.62%) CentOS
7 28 (3.41%) Debian
8 26 (3.16%) Android
9 22 (2.68%) Apple iOS
10 20 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (1.34%) Solaris
13 6 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.61%) Amazon Linux
15 4 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
15 4 (0.49%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.49%) SUSE
16 2 (0.24%) AIX
16 2 (0.24%) VMS
16 2 (0.24%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (30.05%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (16.91%) TDD
3 137 (16.67%) OO
4 116 (14.11%) MVC
5 82 (9.98%) Scrum
6 77 (9.37%) DevOps
7 75 (9.12%) OOP
8 74 (9.00%) Web Development
9 69 (8.39%) CRM
10 66 (8.03%) E-Commerce
11 56 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (6.45%) ITIL
13 51 (6.20%) Unit Testing
13 51 (6.20%) Analytics
14 47 (5.72%) BDD
14 47 (5.72%) Configuration Management
15 45 (5.47%) Project Management
16 42 (5.11%) Multithreading
17 41 (4.99%) ETL
17 41 (4.99%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 379 (46.11%) PHP
2 270 (32.85%) JavaScript
3 234 (28.47%) SQL
4 224 (27.25%) Java
5 172 (20.92%) Python
6 93 (11.31%) Ruby
7 92 (11.19%) C#
8 77 (9.37%) Perl
9 68 (8.27%) Bash Shell
10 53 (6.45%) PHP5
11 47 (5.72%) C++
12 38 (4.62%) C
13 31 (3.77%) Scala
14 28 (3.41%) T-SQL
15 26 (3.16%) Shell Script
16 23 (2.80%) PL/SQL
17 22 (2.68%) Objective-C
18 20 (2.43%) PowerShell
19 11 (1.34%) Groovy
20 8 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (10.83%) Degree
2 9 (1.09%) PhD
3 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.73%) MCDBA
4 6 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.61%) CCNA
5 5 (0.61%) RHCE
6 4 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.36%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.24%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.24%) MCSE
9 1 (0.12%) ISEB
9 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.12%) MCTS
9 1 (0.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.96%) QA
2 10 (1.22%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.61%) SLA
3 5 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
4 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 54 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (3.04%) Varnish
3 24 (2.92%) Active Directory
4 17 (2.07%) NFS
4 17 (2.07%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.82%) KVM
6 12 (1.46%) Terminal Services
7 10 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 9 (1.09%) iptables
8 9 (1.09%) Squid
8 9 (1.09%) XenServer
9 8 (0.97%) Xen
10 7 (0.85%) HDFS
11 5 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.61%) Postfix
12 4 (0.49%) XenApp
12 4 (0.49%) Samba
13 3 (0.36%) Docker
14 2 (0.24%) vCloud
14 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 89 (10.83%) Puppet
2 63 (7.66%) Nagios
3 49 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (3.41%) Ansible
5 27 (3.28%) logstash
5 27 (3.28%) ZABBIX
6 23 (2.80%) StatsD
6 23 (2.80%) Kibana
7 17 (2.07%) HAProxy
7 17 (2.07%) Cacti
8 9 (1.09%) Sysprep
8 9 (1.09%) Tivoli
9 8 (0.97%) Vagrant
10 6 (0.73%) Salt
10 6 (0.73%) OpenView
10 6 (0.73%) OPNET
11 5 (0.61%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.61%) Munin
11 5 (0.61%) SmokePing
12 4 (0.49%) Oozie
Vendors
1 174 (21.17%) Oracle
2 85 (10.34%) VMware
3 64 (7.79%) Zend
4 61 (7.42%) Red Hat
5 53 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 30 (3.65%) Google
7 28 (3.41%) New Relic
8 26 (3.16%) Adobe
9 24 (2.92%) SAP
10 20 (2.43%) HP
10 20 (2.43%) Facebook
11 19 (2.31%) Cisco
12 17 (2.07%) Citrix
13 15 (1.82%) NetApp
14 13 (1.58%) Splunk
15 12 (1.46%) Sybase
16 10 (1.22%) IBM
16 10 (1.22%) Twitter
16 10 (1.22%) Rackspace
17 9 (1.09%) Percona
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-41,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Premier Media
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits Available
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago