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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 56 42 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 446 656 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.06% 5.40% 4.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.41% 18.01% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 384 614 469
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3096 3643 3394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.21% 30.00% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2729 3263 3102
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 22 October 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in the City of London

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 425 (43.41%) PHP
2 420 (42.90%) HTML
3 403 (41.16%) JavaScript
4 402 (41.06%) Linux
5 362 (36.98%) CSS
6 342 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
7 308 (31.46%) Java
8 287 (29.32%) jQuery
9 243 (24.82%) SQL
10 224 (22.88%) Apache
11 184 (18.79%) SQL Server
11 184 (18.79%) Git (software)
12 179 (18.28%) Python
13 173 (17.67%) Tomcat
14 170 (17.36%) Oracle
15 166 (16.96%) XML
15 166 (16.96%) Ruby
16 157 (16.04%) OO
17 153 (15.63%) Windows
18 150 (15.32%) HTML5
19 141 (14.40%) TDD
20 140 (14.30%) E-Commerce
21 134 (13.69%) Degree
22 130 (13.28%) MVC
23 129 (13.18%) UNIX
23 129 (13.18%) Puppet
24 126 (12.87%) Finance
24 126 (12.87%) Spring
25 125 (12.77%) Scrum
25 125 (12.77%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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
1 224 (22.88%) Apache
2 173 (17.67%) Tomcat
3 70 (7.15%) nginx
4 66 (6.74%) JBoss
5 64 (6.54%) IIS
6 52 (5.31%) CMS
6 52 (5.31%) Drupal
7 47 (4.80%) Node.js
8 46 (4.70%) WordPress
9 44 (4.49%) Apache Solr
10 39 (3.98%) WebLogic
11 30 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
12 24 (2.45%) SharePoint
13 22 (2.25%) Adobe CQ
14 21 (2.15%) Jetty
15 20 (2.04%) GlassFish
16 15 (1.53%) Confluence
16 15 (1.53%) Joomla!
17 11 (1.12%) MS Exchange
18 8 (0.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 61 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.74%) MS Office
2 17 (1.74%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.61%) MS Project
5 3 (0.31%) FastStats
5 3 (0.31%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.10%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 14 (1.43%) Magento
2 12 (1.23%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) Shopify
4 1 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.10%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 75 (7.66%) SaaS
2 52 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (2.15%) GitHub
5 18 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.84%) Amazon S3
6 11 (1.12%) PaaS
7 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (0.92%) Joyent
9 8 (0.82%) Basecamp
10 7 (0.72%) IaaS
11 6 (0.61%) Office 365
12 4 (0.41%) Heroku
13 3 (0.31%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.31%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.20%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.10%) MailChimp
15 1 (0.10%) Route 53
15 1 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.60%) TCP/IP
2 37 (3.78%) HTTP
3 32 (3.27%) Firewall
3 32 (3.27%) VoIP
4 31 (3.17%) DNS
4 31 (3.17%) BIG-IP
4 31 (3.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 28 (2.86%) NetScaler
6 24 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
7 22 (2.25%) VPN
7 22 (2.25%) Internet
8 19 (1.94%) LAN
9 17 (1.74%) LDAP
10 15 (1.53%) SSH
10 15 (1.53%) GSM
10 15 (1.53%) SAN
10 15 (1.53%) Extranet
10 15 (1.53%) Intranet
11 13 (1.33%) Network Security
11 13 (1.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 111 (11.34%) MongoDB
3 88 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
4 82 (8.38%) Relational Database
5 74 (7.56%) NoSQL
6 52 (5.31%) Redis
7 40 (4.09%) Hadoop
8 37 (3.78%) Big Data
9 34 (3.47%) DB2
10 29 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (2.15%) RDBMS
14 20 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (1.84%) MS Access
15 18 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (1.63%) Oracle Database
18 15 (1.53%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 184 (18.79%) Git (software)
2 116 (11.85%) Subversion
3 67 (6.84%) Jenkins
3 67 (6.84%) JIRA
4 38 (3.88%) Maven
5 36 (3.68%) Cucumber
6 35 (3.58%) Selenium
7 34 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (3.27%) Hudson
9 24 (2.45%) JUnit
10 23 (2.35%) TeamCity
10 23 (2.35%) PHPUnit
11 22 (2.25%) Ant
12 21 (2.15%) RSpec
13 15 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
14 13 (1.33%) Eclipse
15 12 (1.23%) CruiseControl
16 11 (1.12%) Visual Studio
17 10 (1.02%) Gradle
18 9 (0.92%) Behat
General
1 126 (12.87%) Finance
2 125 (12.77%) Marketing
3 51 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 46 (4.70%) Advertising
5 40 (4.09%) Games
6 24 (2.45%) Retail
7 21 (2.15%) Banking
8 13 (1.33%) Back Office
9 10 (1.02%) Legal
10 7 (0.72%) Electronics
10 7 (0.72%) Law
11 6 (0.61%) Billing
12 5 (0.51%) Publishing
12 5 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.41%) Dutch Language
13 4 (0.41%) German Language
14 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Front Office
15 2 (0.20%) Automotive
15 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 514 (52.50%) Developer
2 176 (17.98%) PHP Developer
3 119 (12.16%) Administrator
4 114 (11.64%) Senior Developer
5 106 (10.83%) Java Developer
6 80 (8.17%) Systems Administrator
7 60 (6.13%) Linux Administrator
8 58 (5.92%) Web Developer
9 41 (4.19%) Architect
9 41 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
10 38 (3.88%) Senior PHP Developer
11 37 (3.78%) Analyst
12 35 (3.58%) DBA
13 31 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
14 27 (2.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 25 (2.55%) Front-End Developer
15 25 (2.55%) Linux Engineer
15 25 (2.55%) Support Engineer
16 24 (2.45%) Applications Support
17 22 (2.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (42.90%) HTML
2 362 (36.98%) CSS
3 287 (29.32%) jQuery
4 166 (16.96%) XML
5 150 (15.32%) HTML5
6 126 (12.87%) Spring
7 117 (11.95%) Web Services
8 111 (11.34%) LAMP
9 102 (10.42%) Ajax
10 93 (9.50%) CSS3
11 87 (8.89%) Hibernate
12 79 (8.07%) .NET
13 78 (7.97%) J2EE
14 77 (7.87%) REST
15 73 (7.46%) JSON
16 65 (6.64%) Symfony
17 60 (6.13%) Backbone.js
18 58 (5.92%) AngularJS
18 58 (5.92%) SOAP
19 56 (5.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.19%) Open Source
2 76 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 71 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (3.98%) User Experience
4 39 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 28 (2.86%) Clustering
6 23 (2.35%) Statistics
7 18 (1.84%) Replication
7 18 (1.84%) Algorithms
8 17 (1.74%) iPhone
9 16 (1.63%) Social Media
10 13 (1.33%) Video on Demand
10 13 (1.33%) W3C
11 12 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.23%) Handset
11 12 (1.23%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.12%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
14 9 (0.92%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 402 (41.06%) Linux
2 153 (15.63%) Windows
3 129 (13.18%) UNIX
4 75 (7.66%) Ubuntu
5 71 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 57 (5.82%) CentOS
7 52 (5.31%) Android
8 33 (3.37%) Debian
9 31 (3.17%) Apple iOS
10 25 (2.55%) Solaris
11 21 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (0.92%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.41%) FreeBSD
15 4 (0.41%) OpenBSD
16 3 (0.31%) AIX
16 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.20%) VMS
17 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (16.04%) OO
3 141 (14.40%) TDD
4 140 (14.30%) E-Commerce
5 130 (13.28%) MVC
6 125 (12.77%) Scrum
7 110 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
8 94 (9.60%) Web Development
9 82 (8.38%) DevOps
10 79 (8.07%) OOP
11 64 (6.54%) ITIL
12 61 (6.23%) Load Balancing
13 60 (6.13%) OO PHP
14 53 (5.41%) BDD
15 47 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
15 47 (4.80%) Software Engineering
16 46 (4.70%) Mentoring
17 45 (4.60%) Unit Testing
18 43 (4.39%) Analytics
18 43 (4.39%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 425 (43.41%) PHP
2 403 (41.16%) JavaScript
3 308 (31.46%) Java
4 243 (24.82%) SQL
5 179 (18.28%) Python
6 166 (16.96%) Ruby
7 123 (12.56%) PHP5
8 92 (9.40%) Perl
9 88 (8.99%) Bash Shell
10 43 (4.39%) C#
11 33 (3.37%) Shell Script
12 32 (3.27%) T-SQL
13 17 (1.74%) C++
14 16 (1.63%) Scala
15 14 (1.43%) VB
16 13 (1.33%) C
17 12 (1.23%) VBA
18 9 (0.92%) VB.NET
19 7 (0.72%) Groovy
20 6 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 134 (13.69%) Degree
2 7 (0.72%) Security Cleared
2 7 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (0.61%) CCNA
4 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.31%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.20%) PMP
5 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.20%) PhD
5 2 (0.20%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.20%) OCPJP
5 2 (0.20%) CAPM
5 2 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.10%) MBA
6 1 (0.10%) OCP
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (7.25%) QA
2 17 (1.74%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.61%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 54 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (4.19%) Xen
3 40 (4.09%) KVM
4 28 (2.86%) Varnish
5 20 (2.04%) Active Directory
6 19 (1.94%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.92%) XenServer
8 6 (0.61%) NFS
9 5 (0.51%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.41%) SpamAssassin
10 4 (0.41%) vSphere
10 4 (0.41%) Ceph
11 2 (0.20%) Docker
12 1 (0.10%) HDFS
12 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.10%) Postfix
12 1 (0.10%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 129 (13.18%) Puppet
2 102 (10.42%) Nagios
3 90 (9.19%) Opscode Chef
4 51 (5.21%) Ansible
5 48 (4.90%) ZABBIX
6 41 (4.19%) Cacti
7 35 (3.58%) Salt
8 33 (3.37%) CFEngine
9 26 (2.66%) StatsD
10 21 (2.15%) logstash
11 20 (2.04%) Kibana
12 18 (1.84%) Capistrano
13 16 (1.63%) Opsview
14 12 (1.23%) HAProxy
15 7 (0.72%) Vagrant
15 7 (0.72%) Munin
16 5 (0.51%) Zenoss
17 4 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 4 (0.41%) SCOM
17 4 (0.41%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 170 (17.36%) Oracle
2 108 (11.03%) Zend
3 77 (7.87%) Red Hat
3 77 (7.87%) VMware
4 71 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 41 (4.19%) Google
6 39 (3.98%) Adobe
7 32 (3.27%) F5
8 30 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
9 28 (2.86%) Citrix
10 27 (2.76%) Twitter
10 27 (2.76%) Facebook
10 27 (2.76%) Cisco
11 21 (2.15%) New Relic
12 20 (2.04%) HP
13 19 (1.94%) Atlassian
14 17 (1.74%) CyberSource
15 13 (1.33%) TEOCO
16 9 (0.92%) Rackspace
17 8 (0.82%) Business Objects
City, London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus scheme
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 55,000 - 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + share options
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £26,000 to £41,715 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Huge Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago