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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 55 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 4786 5010 6373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.90% 4.66% 5.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.49% 14.98% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4195 4212 5459
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,338
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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
29015 33436 36926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.68% 31.08% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24783 28215 31110
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,000
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 29 August 2016 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 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 4584 £43,500 +2.35% 572
London +4 1714 £55,000 +4.76% 171
South East +9 1136 £42,500 +6.25% 105
West Midlands +22 381 £32,500 - 37
North West +3 374 £37,500 +7.14% 76
South West +2 300 £38,500 +6.94% 45
Hampshire +20 298 £40,000 +3.89% 34
City of London +7 250 £55,000 +4.76% 40
Yorkshire -10 246 £35,000 -12.50% 54
Manchester +6 242 £37,500 - 51
Berkshire +2 236 £47,500 +5.55% 16
East of England -3 228 £40,000 -5.32% 39
Birmingham +44 185 £37,500 +18.11% 10
East Midlands -6 161 £40,000 +14.28% 33
Surrey -8 152 £47,500 +18.75% 20
West Yorkshire -22 142 £40,000 -11.11% 33
Reading -4 132 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East Sussex +8 125 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Leeds -17 114 £40,000 -11.11% 20
Buckinghamshire +9 99 £31,250 -17.76% 7
Brighton +5 97 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Oxfordshire -12 92 £44,500 +27.14% 6
Basingstoke +2 86 £35,000 -20.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 75 £37,500 -16.66% 19
West Sussex +8 74 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Gloucestershire +2 73 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Bristol -9 70 £37,500 - 8
Cheshire +8 69 £38,000 +8.57% 10
Warwickshire +5 69 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Scotland -30 68 £37,500 +7.14% 14

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 4706 (48.05%) PHP
2 4589 (46.86%) JavaScript
3 4179 (42.67%) HTML
4 4089 (41.75%) Linux
5 3940 (40.23%) CSS
6 3147 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2837 (28.97%) SQL
8 2645 (27.01%) Java
9 2617 (26.72%) jQuery
10 2255 (23.03%) Git (software)
11 2101 (21.45%) SQL Server
12 1988 (20.30%) LAMP
13 1916 (19.56%) Apache
14 1890 (19.30%) MVC
15 1853 (18.92%) Web Development
16 1808 (18.46%) Oracle
17 1669 (17.04%) Python
18 1635 (16.70%) OO
19 1498 (15.30%) HTML5
20 1423 (14.53%) TDD
21 1383 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
22 1364 (13.93%) Scrum
23 1336 (13.64%) Web Services
24 1283 (13.10%) Degree
25 1198 (12.23%) AngularJS
26 1179 (12.04%) Windows
27 1138 (11.62%) PostgreSQL
28 1129 (11.53%) MongoDB
29 1124 (11.48%) E-Commerce
30 1112 (11.36%) DevOps

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 1916 (19.56%) Apache
2 744 (7.60%) Tomcat
3 496 (5.06%) WordPress
4 456 (4.66%) nginx
5 449 (4.58%) CMS
6 442 (4.51%) Elasticsearch
7 440 (4.49%) JBoss
8 418 (4.27%) Drupal
9 237 (2.42%) IIS
10 232 (2.37%) WebSphere
11 225 (2.30%) WebLogic
12 212 (2.16%) Apache Spark
13 174 (1.78%) OpenStack
14 155 (1.58%) Apache Solr
15 123 (1.26%) SharePoint
16 115 (1.17%) Confluence
17 109 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 90 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
19 86 (0.88%) Jetty
20 75 (0.77%) GlassFish
Applications
1 409 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 178 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 92 (0.94%) MS Office
4 48 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 45 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 15 (0.15%) Gliffy
6 15 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
7 13 (0.13%) SPSS
8 11 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 11 (0.11%) InDesign
9 9 (0.092%) GIMP
10 8 (0.082%) HipChat
11 7 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (0.061%) MS Visio
13 4 (0.041%) 3ds Max
13 4 (0.041%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (0.041%) Mathematica
13 4 (0.041%) Weka
14 1 (0.010%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 397 (4.05%) Magento
2 49 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 38 (0.39%) Shopify
4 37 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
5 27 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 20 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
7 17 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 12 (0.12%) Eloqua
8 12 (0.12%) OpenCart
9 10 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (0.082%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 7 (0.071%) Adobe Campaign
11 7 (0.071%) Markit EDM
11 7 (0.071%) MultiFonds
11 7 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (0.071%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.071%) thinkFolio
12 6 (0.061%) Unit4 Business World
12 6 (0.061%) WebTrends
13 5 (0.051%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1383 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
2 333 (3.40%) SaaS
3 306 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 269 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
5 212 (2.16%) GitHub
6 138 (1.41%) PaaS
7 137 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
8 124 (1.27%) Amazon S3
9 123 (1.26%) IaaS
10 90 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
11 83 (0.85%) Office 365
12 51 (0.52%) Route 53
13 50 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 49 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
14 49 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 45 (0.46%) Google Apps
16 41 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 40 (0.41%) Google Analytics
18 33 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
19 31 (0.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 408 (4.17%) DNS
2 400 (4.08%) Firewall
3 391 (3.99%) HTTP
4 344 (3.51%) TCP/IP
5 317 (3.24%) SAN
6 297 (3.03%) Internet
7 255 (2.60%) LDAP
8 146 (1.49%) SSL
9 135 (1.38%) NAS
10 129 (1.32%) VPN
11 102 (1.04%) SMTP
12 101 (1.03%) Intranet
13 100 (1.02%) SSH
14 96 (0.98%) WAN
15 93 (0.95%) LAN
16 71 (0.73%) VoIP
17 67 (0.68%) FTP
18 66 (0.67%) DHCP
19 49 (0.50%) IPsec
19 49 (0.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2101 (21.45%) SQL Server
2 1138 (11.62%) PostgreSQL
3 1129 (11.53%) MongoDB
4 1109 (11.32%) Relational Database
5 946 (9.66%) NoSQL
6 469 (4.79%) RDBMS
7 454 (4.64%) Big Data
8 449 (4.58%) Redis
9 401 (4.09%) Hadoop
10 372 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
11 258 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
12 189 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 169 (1.73%) MariaDB
14 157 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
15 153 (1.56%) DB2
16 146 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
17 142 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 140 (1.43%) Oracle Database
19 111 (1.13%) CouchDB
20 109 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2255 (23.03%) Git (software)
2 995 (10.16%) Jenkins
3 759 (7.75%) Subversion
4 484 (4.94%) JIRA
5 439 (4.48%) Maven
6 368 (3.76%) JUnit
7 325 (3.32%) Selenium
8 265 (2.71%) Cucumber
9 240 (2.45%) PHPUnit
10 205 (2.09%) Vagrant
11 202 (2.06%) Eclipse
12 190 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 168 (1.72%) Visual Studio
14 157 (1.60%) Mockito
15 155 (1.58%) Grunt
16 147 (1.50%) Hudson
17 144 (1.47%) Gradle
18 138 (1.41%) gulp
19 135 (1.38%) TeamCity
20 130 (1.33%) RSpec
General
1 1026 (10.48%) Finance
2 699 (7.14%) Marketing
3 345 (3.52%) Games
3 345 (3.52%) Retail
4 305 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 284 (2.90%) Advertising
6 243 (2.48%) Banking
7 196 (2.00%) Publishing
8 159 (1.62%) Law
9 127 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 77 (0.79%) Billing
11 68 (0.69%) Back Office
12 64 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 62 (0.63%) Legal
14 58 (0.59%) Electronics
15 30 (0.31%) Automotive
15 30 (0.31%) French Language
16 29 (0.30%) Music Industry
17 26 (0.27%) Front Office
18 22 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6249 (63.81%) Developer
2 2757 (28.15%) PHP Developer
3 1147 (11.71%) Senior Developer
4 1098 (11.21%) Java Developer
5 887 (9.06%) Web Developer
6 731 (7.46%) MySQL Developer
7 622 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
8 555 (5.67%) HTML Developer
9 543 (5.54%) Administrator
10 528 (5.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 499 (5.10%) Linux Engineer
12 498 (5.09%) PHP Web Developer
13 457 (4.67%) HTML CSS Developer
14 442 (4.51%) Senior PHP Developer
15 418 (4.27%) Junior
16 416 (4.25%) Software Developer
17 397 (4.05%) Analyst
18 387 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
19 379 (3.87%) .NET Developer
20 376 (3.84%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4179 (42.67%) HTML
2 3940 (40.23%) CSS
3 2617 (26.72%) jQuery
4 1988 (20.30%) LAMP
5 1498 (15.30%) HTML5
6 1336 (13.64%) Web Services
7 1198 (12.23%) AngularJS
8 1015 (10.36%) XML
9 1011 (10.32%) .NET
10 954 (9.74%) CSS3
11 899 (9.18%) Spring
12 854 (8.72%) Node.js
13 791 (8.08%) Ajax
14 773 (7.89%) Laravel
15 757 (7.73%) REST
16 750 (7.66%) Symfony
17 716 (7.31%) JSON
18 607 (6.20%) RESTful
19 530 (5.41%) Hibernate
20 465 (4.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 900 (9.19%) Computer Science
2 573 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 502 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 478 (4.88%) User Experience
5 282 (2.88%) Data Centre
6 229 (2.34%) Replication
7 205 (2.09%) Clustering
8 193 (1.97%) Fintech
9 185 (1.89%) Mathematics
10 165 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
11 153 (1.56%) iPad
12 148 (1.51%) Social Media
13 121 (1.24%) Visualisation
14 115 (1.17%) Management Information System
15 96 (0.98%) Digital Media
16 87 (0.89%) Algorithms
17 81 (0.83%) Data Structures
18 77 (0.79%) CMDB
18 77 (0.79%) N-Tier
19 71 (0.73%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4089 (41.75%) Linux
2 1179 (12.04%) Windows
3 898 (9.17%) Unix
4 406 (4.15%) CentOS
5 402 (4.10%) Windows Server
6 399 (4.07%) Ubuntu
7 394 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 265 (2.71%) Android
9 240 (2.45%) Apple iOS
10 202 (2.06%) Debian
11 140 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 132 (1.35%) Solaris
13 78 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
14 56 (0.57%) Mac OS X
15 35 (0.36%) Windows 7
15 35 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 30 (0.31%) CoreOS
17 29 (0.30%) AIX
18 22 (0.22%) Fedora
19 21 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3147 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1890 (19.30%) MVC
3 1853 (18.92%) Web Development
4 1635 (16.70%) OO
5 1423 (14.53%) TDD
6 1364 (13.93%) Scrum
7 1124 (11.48%) E-Commerce
8 1112 (11.36%) DevOps
9 1085 (11.08%) OOP
10 993 (10.14%) Software Engineering
11 963 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
12 719 (7.34%) Open Source
13 593 (6.06%) BDD
14 591 (6.03%) Front End Development
15 544 (5.55%) OO PHP
16 532 (5.43%) Mentoring
17 523 (5.34%) Unit Testing
18 448 (4.57%) SDLC
19 416 (4.25%) Analytics
20 412 (4.21%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4706 (48.05%) PHP
2 4589 (46.86%) JavaScript
3 2837 (28.97%) SQL
4 2645 (27.01%) Java
5 1669 (17.04%) Python
6 1017 (10.38%) Ruby
7 882 (9.01%) C#
8 787 (8.04%) Perl
9 682 (6.96%) Bash Shell
10 499 (5.10%) C++
11 344 (3.51%) PHP 5
12 331 (3.38%) T-SQL
13 325 (3.32%) Scala
14 323 (3.30%) Shell Script
15 295 (3.01%) C
16 266 (2.72%) PowerShell
17 167 (1.71%) PL/SQL
18 146 (1.49%) VB.NET
19 120 (1.23%) Go
19 120 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 1283 (13.10%) Degree
2 168 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 115 (1.17%) ISEB
4 86 (0.88%) RHCE
5 71 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 60 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 59 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 54 (0.55%) PMP
9 47 (0.48%) PhD
10 45 (0.46%) DV Cleared
11 39 (0.40%) ISTQB
11 39 (0.40%) RHCSA
12 34 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 30 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
14 29 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
15 27 (0.28%) CISSP
16 24 (0.25%) OCP
17 22 (0.22%) MCSE
18 17 (0.17%) HND
19 15 (0.15%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 474 (4.84%) QA
2 87 (0.89%) SLA
3 75 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 48 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.13%) WAI
7 10 (0.10%) HL7
7 10 (0.10%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.082%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.031%) DICOM
9 3 (0.031%) PA-DSS
9 3 (0.031%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.031%) WCAG
10 1 (0.010%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.010%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.010%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 461 (4.71%) Docker
2 460 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 143 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
5 130 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
6 124 (1.27%) Varnish
7 117 (1.19%) KVM
7 117 (1.19%) NFS
8 107 (1.09%) Hyper-V
9 93 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
10 81 (0.83%) Xen
11 55 (0.56%) VMware ESX
12 52 (0.53%) Postfix
13 50 (0.51%) HDFS
14 48 (0.49%) iptables
15 45 (0.46%) GlusterFS
16 39 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
16 39 (0.40%) vSphere
17 38 (0.39%) Squid
17 38 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1019 (10.41%) Puppet
2 659 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
3 535 (5.46%) Ansible
4 347 (3.54%) Nagios
5 151 (1.54%) Salt
6 105 (1.07%) HAProxy
7 97 (0.99%) ZABBIX
8 90 (0.92%) logstash
9 79 (0.81%) OpenAM
10 72 (0.74%) Cacti
11 54 (0.55%) SCVMM
12 48 (0.49%) Backup Exec
13 46 (0.47%) Graphite
14 45 (0.46%) Kibana
15 36 (0.37%) Icinga
16 33 (0.34%) Kubernetes
16 33 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
17 32 (0.33%) Ganglia
18 31 (0.32%) NetBackup
19 28 (0.29%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 1808 (18.46%) Oracle
2 795 (8.12%) Microsoft
3 713 (7.28%) VMware
4 577 (5.89%) Zend
5 532 (5.43%) Red Hat
6 309 (3.16%) Cisco
7 304 (3.10%) Google
8 198 (2.02%) HP
9 164 (1.67%) Rackspace
10 140 (1.43%) IBM
11 134 (1.37%) Adobe
12 122 (1.25%) Tableau
13 120 (1.23%) Citrix
14 116 (1.18%) EMC
15 115 (1.17%) Sun
16 113 (1.15%) Facebook
17 105 (1.07%) Sybase
18 92 (0.94%) Twitter
19 85 (0.87%) NetApp
20 77 (0.79%) SAP
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum perm
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hastings, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wales
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Xcede
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Home Working + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Home Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + flexi hours
Posted: 3 days ago