The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
UK
Rank 57 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 4150 4930 5476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.94% 4.82% 5.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.26% 15.28% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3529 4257 4746
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25515 32262 33359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.39% 31.56% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21702 27349 28585
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MySQL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL within the UK.

MySQL Salary Trend in the UK

MySQL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 within the UK.

MySQL Salary Histogram in the UK

MySQL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 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
England 0 3951 £42,500 - 749
London -8 1409 £55,000 +4.76% 242
South East +2 840 £44,000 +17.33% 118
North West +9 405 £36,000 +2.85% 107
West Midlands +9 314 £37,500 - 69
Manchester +7 296 £36,000 +2.85% 66
South West -14 285 £37,500 +7.14% 50
East of England +19 271 £42,500 +18.05% 40
Hampshire 0 243 £40,000 +14.28% 34
Yorkshire -24 220 £35,000 -6.66% 63
East Midlands +6 174 £35,000 - 47
City of London -12 162 £55,000 +10.00% 55
Berkshire +41 161 £50,000 +11.11% 17
West Yorkshire -34 128 £37,500 -6.25% 42
Bristol -4 105 £37,500 - 22
Scotland +55 103 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Cambridgeshire +22 93 £37,500 +4.16% 14
Birmingham 0 93 £35,000 -12.50% 24
Surrey -36 89 £42,750 +6.87% 12
West Sussex +15 84 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Leeds -50 83 £40,000 - 22
Buckinghamshire +16 81 £41,500 +9.21% 10
Hertfordshire +39 80 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Cambridge +22 77 £37,500 - 6
Oxfordshire +18 77 £50,000 +33.33% 18
Reading +39 76 £50,000 +8.10% 11
Basingstoke +2 74 £55,000 +51.72% 9
Staffordshire +39 68 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Leicestershire +27 62 £35,000 -17.64% 13
East Sussex -6 59 £42,500 +6.25% 9

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MySQL.

1 4124 (48.15%) PHP
2 4034 (47.10%) JavaScript
3 3582 (41.82%) HTML
4 3415 (39.87%) CSS
5 3310 (38.65%) Linux
6 2866 (33.46%) Agile Software Development
7 2461 (28.73%) SQL
8 2259 (26.37%) Java
9 2084 (24.33%) Git (software)
10 2036 (23.77%) jQuery
11 1848 (21.58%) SQL Server
12 1686 (19.68%) Web Development
13 1628 (19.01%) MVC
14 1533 (17.90%) Python
15 1532 (17.89%) LAMP
16 1491 (17.41%) OO
17 1423 (16.61%) Oracle
18 1365 (15.94%) Apache
19 1338 (15.62%) HTML5
20 1212 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
21 1211 (14.14%) Web Services
22 1198 (13.99%) Software Engineering
23 1154 (13.47%) TDD
24 1137 (13.27%) MongoDB
25 1124 (13.12%) Scrum
26 1120 (13.08%) AngularJS
27 1113 (12.99%) Degree
28 1041 (12.15%) PostgreSQL
29 1020 (11.91%) E-Commerce
30 1018 (11.89%) OOP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills 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 1365 (15.94%) Apache
2 610 (7.12%) Tomcat
3 517 (6.04%) Elasticsearch
4 502 (5.86%) WordPress
5 414 (4.83%) nginx
6 381 (4.45%) CMS
7 346 (4.04%) JBoss
8 311 (3.63%) Drupal
9 273 (3.19%) Apache Spark
10 245 (2.86%) WebLogic
11 233 (2.72%) WebSphere
12 228 (2.66%) IIS
13 217 (2.53%) OpenStack
14 201 (2.35%) Apache Solr
15 138 (1.61%) Jetty
16 98 (1.14%) Apache Pig
17 92 (1.07%) Confluence
18 67 (0.78%) MS Exchange
19 61 (0.71%) SharePoint
20 60 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 325 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 133 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 94 (1.10%) MS Office
4 45 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 40 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 20 (0.23%) InDesign
7 15 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.11%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.11%) SPSS
9 8 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.082%) MicroStation
11 6 (0.070%) Adobe Captivate
12 5 (0.058%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.047%) HipChat
13 4 (0.047%) Weka
14 3 (0.035%) SPSS Modeler
15 2 (0.023%) GIMP
15 2 (0.023%) Mingle
16 1 (0.012%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 341 (3.98%) Magento
2 44 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 25 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 22 (0.26%) Shopify
5 16 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 15 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 13 (0.15%) SAP ERP
8 11 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
9 10 (0.12%) OpenCart
9 10 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 8 (0.093%) FastStats
10 8 (0.093%) Sage 200
10 8 (0.093%) SAP CRM
11 6 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.070%) osCommerce
12 5 (0.058%) Movex
12 5 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
13 4 (0.047%) Sage X3
13 4 (0.047%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1212 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
2 376 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 334 (3.90%) SaaS
4 234 (2.73%) GitHub
5 165 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
6 120 (1.40%) PaaS
7 109 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 103 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
9 97 (1.13%) IaaS
10 93 (1.09%) Amazon S3
11 82 (0.96%) Office 365
12 67 (0.78%) Google Analytics
13 55 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
14 44 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 39 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 36 (0.42%) Heroku
17 34 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
18 28 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 28 (0.33%) Route 53
19 27 (0.32%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 290 (3.39%) TCP/IP
2 285 (3.33%) Internet
3 262 (3.06%) HTTP
4 252 (2.94%) Firewall
5 234 (2.73%) DNS
6 165 (1.93%) SAN
7 150 (1.75%) LDAP
8 118 (1.38%) SSL
9 90 (1.05%) LAN
9 90 (1.05%) VPN
9 90 (1.05%) WAN
10 80 (0.93%) SSH
11 78 (0.91%) DHCP
12 76 (0.89%) NAS
13 63 (0.74%) SMTP
14 59 (0.69%) FTP
15 57 (0.67%) VoIP
16 47 (0.55%) Network Security
16 47 (0.55%) VLAN
17 43 (0.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1848 (21.58%) SQL Server
2 1137 (13.27%) MongoDB
3 1041 (12.15%) PostgreSQL
4 954 (11.14%) NoSQL
5 939 (10.96%) Relational Database
6 558 (6.51%) Big Data
7 498 (5.81%) Redis
8 436 (5.09%) Hadoop
9 356 (4.16%) RDBMS
10 323 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
11 257 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
12 242 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 233 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 186 (2.17%) Oracle Database
15 155 (1.81%) Apache Hive
16 151 (1.76%) DB2
17 129 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 116 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
19 101 (1.18%) MariaDB
20 99 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2084 (24.33%) Git (software)
2 664 (7.75%) Jenkins
3 637 (7.44%) Subversion
4 470 (5.49%) JIRA
5 315 (3.68%) JUnit
6 301 (3.51%) Maven
7 235 (2.74%) Selenium
8 192 (2.24%) PHPUnit
9 191 (2.23%) Cucumber
10 182 (2.12%) Vagrant
11 173 (2.02%) Eclipse
12 172 (2.01%) gulp
13 144 (1.68%) Visual Studio
14 128 (1.49%) Grunt
15 110 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 104 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
17 94 (1.10%) Gradle
18 89 (1.04%) Mockito
19 76 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
19 76 (0.89%) webpack
General
1 896 (10.46%) Finance
2 529 (6.18%) Marketing
3 472 (5.51%) Retail
4 276 (3.22%) Banking
5 242 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 222 (2.59%) Games
7 175 (2.04%) Advertising
8 161 (1.88%) Publishing
9 125 (1.46%) Manufacturing
10 88 (1.03%) Electronics
11 75 (0.88%) Financial Institution
12 70 (0.82%) Legal
13 58 (0.68%) Automotive
14 50 (0.58%) Back Office
15 46 (0.54%) Front Office
16 41 (0.48%) Billing
17 39 (0.46%) Military
18 34 (0.40%) Law
19 30 (0.35%) Music Industry
20 20 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5313 (62.03%) Developer
2 2345 (27.38%) PHP Developer
3 1014 (11.84%) Senior Developer
4 843 (9.84%) Java Developer
5 730 (8.52%) Web Developer
6 543 (6.34%) JavaScript Developer
7 506 (5.91%) MySQL Developer
8 487 (5.69%) Software Engineer
9 474 (5.53%) Administrator
10 444 (5.18%) Software Developer
11 403 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
12 402 (4.69%) Senior PHP Developer
13 394 (4.60%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 385 (4.50%) HTML Developer
15 356 (4.16%) Junior
16 349 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
16 349 (4.07%) PHP Web Developer
17 331 (3.86%) Systems Administrator
18 307 (3.58%) .NET Developer
19 300 (3.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3582 (41.82%) HTML
2 3415 (39.87%) CSS
3 2036 (23.77%) jQuery
4 1532 (17.89%) LAMP
5 1338 (15.62%) HTML5
6 1211 (14.14%) Web Services
7 1120 (13.08%) AngularJS
8 884 (10.32%) .NET
9 807 (9.42%) Spring
10 781 (9.12%) Symfony
10 781 (9.12%) XML
11 769 (8.98%) Node.js
12 725 (8.46%) Laravel
13 724 (8.45%) REST
14 722 (8.43%) CSS3
15 564 (6.58%) JSON
16 522 (6.09%) Hibernate
17 510 (5.95%) Ajax
18 497 (5.80%) RESTful
19 458 (5.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 809 (9.45%) Computer Science
2 480 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
3 390 (4.55%) User Experience
4 343 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 246 (2.87%) Data Centre
6 208 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
7 206 (2.41%) Fintech
8 155 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
9 146 (1.70%) iPad
10 136 (1.59%) Data Structures
11 131 (1.53%) Management Information System
12 130 (1.52%) Clustering
13 128 (1.49%) Replication
14 107 (1.25%) Social Media
15 98 (1.14%) Algorithms
16 58 (0.68%) Digital Media
16 58 (0.68%) PKI
17 57 (0.67%) CMDB
18 55 (0.64%) Wiki
19 52 (0.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3310 (38.65%) Linux
2 868 (10.13%) Windows
3 717 (8.37%) Unix
4 357 (4.17%) Ubuntu
5 355 (4.14%) CentOS
6 305 (3.56%) Windows Server
7 299 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 291 (3.40%) Android
9 288 (3.36%) Apple iOS
10 172 (2.01%) Debian
11 105 (1.23%) Solaris
12 101 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 94 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 73 (0.85%) Mac OS X
15 34 (0.40%) Mac OS
15 34 (0.40%) Windows 7
16 28 (0.33%) AIX
17 22 (0.26%) Windows 8
18 21 (0.25%) SUSE
19 20 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2866 (33.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1686 (19.68%) Web Development
3 1628 (19.01%) MVC
4 1491 (17.41%) OO
5 1198 (13.99%) Software Engineering
6 1154 (13.47%) TDD
7 1124 (13.12%) Scrum
8 1020 (11.91%) E-Commerce
9 1018 (11.89%) OOP
10 981 (11.45%) DevOps
11 751 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
12 561 (6.55%) Open Source
13 558 (6.51%) Mentoring
14 500 (5.84%) OO PHP
15 478 (5.58%) Unit Testing
16 468 (5.46%) Front End Development
17 453 (5.29%) Analytics
18 447 (5.22%) SDLC
19 437 (5.10%) BDD
20 418 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4124 (48.15%) PHP
2 4034 (47.10%) JavaScript
3 2461 (28.73%) SQL
4 2259 (26.37%) Java
5 1533 (17.90%) Python
6 911 (10.64%) C#
7 810 (9.46%) Perl
8 692 (8.08%) Ruby
9 626 (7.31%) Bash Shell
10 337 (3.93%) C++
11 273 (3.19%) T-SQL
12 271 (3.16%) C
13 242 (2.83%) Shell Script
14 221 (2.58%) Scala
15 214 (2.50%) PowerShell
16 209 (2.44%) Go
17 180 (2.10%) PHP 5
18 137 (1.60%) PL/SQL
19 136 (1.59%) VB.NET
20 106 (1.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1113 (12.99%) Degree
2 172 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 93 (1.09%) DV Cleared
4 81 (0.95%) ISEB
5 63 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 61 (0.71%) SC Cleared
7 56 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 56 (0.65%) PMP
8 55 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 51 (0.60%) MySQL Certification
10 40 (0.47%) CCNA
11 34 (0.40%) RHCE
12 31 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 28 (0.33%) ISTQB
14 23 (0.27%) CCNP
15 22 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
16 18 (0.21%) OCP
17 17 (0.20%) HNC
17 17 (0.20%) RHCSA
18 16 (0.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (4.39%) QA
2 89 (1.04%) SLA
3 76 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 58 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 38 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.25%) WAI
7 15 (0.18%) SDET
8 11 (0.13%) GCP
9 5 (0.058%) MiFID
9 5 (0.058%) PA-DSS
10 4 (0.047%) WCAG
11 3 (0.035%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.023%) COBIT
12 2 (0.023%) EMIR
12 2 (0.023%) HL7
12 2 (0.023%) ISO22301
12 2 (0.023%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.012%) DICOM
13 1 (0.012%) GDPR
13 1 (0.012%) GPG13
System Software
1 452 (5.28%) Docker
2 428 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (1.94%) Active Directory
4 165 (1.93%) Hyper-V
5 164 (1.91%) Varnish
6 103 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
7 78 (0.91%) KVM
8 74 (0.86%) Xen
9 67 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
10 64 (0.75%) vSphere
11 51 (0.60%) Firmware
12 49 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
13 46 (0.54%) iptables
14 40 (0.47%) NFS
14 40 (0.47%) Samba
15 34 (0.40%) XenServer
16 32 (0.37%) Postfix
17 28 (0.33%) HDFS
17 28 (0.33%) LXC
18 26 (0.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 739 (8.63%) Puppet
2 535 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 450 (5.25%) Ansible
4 254 (2.97%) Nagios
5 138 (1.61%) Salt
6 108 (1.26%) Kibana
7 106 (1.24%) logstash
8 63 (0.74%) Kubernetes
9 61 (0.71%) NetBackup
10 56 (0.65%) SCVMM
11 52 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
12 51 (0.60%) Red Hat Satellite
13 45 (0.53%) Cacti
13 45 (0.53%) ZABBIX
14 44 (0.51%) HAProxy
15 40 (0.47%) Data Guard
16 31 (0.36%) Galera Cluster
17 28 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
17 28 (0.33%) Oracle ZFS
18 25 (0.29%) cPanel
Vendors
1 1423 (16.61%) Oracle
2 687 (8.02%) Microsoft
3 598 (6.98%) Zend
4 582 (6.80%) VMware
5 454 (5.30%) Red Hat
6 296 (3.46%) Google
7 187 (2.18%) Cisco
8 129 (1.51%) Adobe
8 129 (1.51%) HP
9 126 (1.47%) NetApp
10 121 (1.41%) Citrix
10 121 (1.41%) IBM
11 120 (1.40%) Splunk
12 106 (1.24%) EMC
13 105 (1.23%) Tableau
14 104 (1.21%) Talend
15 100 (1.17%) SAP
16 88 (1.03%) hybris
16 88 (1.03%) Sun
17 83 (0.97%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Posted: 19 hours ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Great benefits, training and flexi
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Flexi time, fun days out, exceptio
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
247 Jobline
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + and additional benefits
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
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Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum plus annual bonus plus package
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