The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Percona over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Percona, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Percona
Rank 882 846 862
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +16
Permanent jobs citing Percona 33 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.021% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.044% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 25
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £115,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -60.86%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55518 52339 56957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.18% 48.07% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44615 42812 48046
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Percona
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Percona within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Percona Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Percona
Salary Trend

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

Percona Salary Trend in the UK

Percona
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Percona over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 within the UK.

Percona Salary Histogram in the UK

Percona
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Percona within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 33 £50,000 - 4
London -30 24 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South East - 6 £52,500 -
East of England -10 2 £72,500 +61.11%
Hertfordshire -20 2 £72,500 +61.11%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £72,500 -
Oxford - 2 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Surrey - 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £51,500 -
Brighton - 1 £37,500 -
Windsor - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Percona 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 Percona.

1 82 (98.80%) MySQL
2 56 (67.47%) Linux
3 49 (59.04%) E-Commerce
4 46 (55.42%) Amazon AWS
5 39 (46.99%) Puppet
5 39 (46.99%) NoSQL
6 35 (42.17%) DevOps
7 34 (40.96%) Couchbase
8 33 (39.76%) Opscode Chef
9 30 (36.14%) Python
10 29 (34.94%) Analytics
11 25 (30.12%) Redis
11 25 (30.12%) Bash Shell
12 24 (28.92%) Replication
13 23 (27.71%) Debian
13 23 (27.71%) Red Hat
13 23 (27.71%) Web Services
13 23 (27.71%) CentOS
14 22 (26.51%) Oracle
15 21 (25.30%) Ubuntu
15 21 (25.30%) Hadoop
16 20 (24.10%) Big Data
16 20 (24.10%) Relational Database
16 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
16 20 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (22.89%) PostgreSQL
17 19 (22.89%) Finance
18 18 (21.69%) PHP
18 18 (21.69%) Amazon EC2
18 18 (21.69%) Amazon S3

Percona
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Percona 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 Percona. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (20.48%) Apache
2 16 (19.28%) nginx
3 3 (3.61%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.41%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Magento
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (55.42%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (21.69%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (21.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) HTTP
2 5 (6.02%) Firewall
3 3 (3.61%) VPN
3 3 (3.61%) Wireless
4 2 (2.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.41%) SAN
4 2 (2.41%) DHCP
4 2 (2.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (98.80%) MySQL
2 39 (46.99%) NoSQL
3 34 (40.96%) Couchbase
4 25 (30.12%) Redis
5 21 (25.30%) Hadoop
6 20 (24.10%) Big Data
6 20 (24.10%) Relational Database
7 19 (22.89%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (20.48%) MongoDB
9 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (18.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (18.07%) QlikView
9 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
9 15 (18.07%) CouchDB
9 15 (18.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (18.07%) Riak
10 11 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (8.43%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.82%) Selenium
4 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (22.89%) Finance
2 17 (20.48%) Retail
3 16 (19.28%) Marketing
4 14 (16.87%) Advertising
5 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (44.58%) Administrator
2 33 (39.76%) Systems Administrator
3 32 (38.55%) DBA
4 19 (22.89%) Developer
4 19 (22.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 19 (22.89%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (20.48%) MySQL DBA
6 16 (19.28%) Database Developer
7 10 (12.05%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (12.05%) SQL Developer
7 10 (12.05%) SQL DBA
7 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Developer
7 10 (12.05%) SQL Database Developer
8 8 (9.64%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Designer
10 4 (4.82%) Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Database Designer
10 4 (4.82%) Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) Web Services
2 11 (13.25%) LAMP
3 4 (4.82%) Memcached
4 3 (3.61%) .NET
4 3 (3.61%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.41%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.20%) MapReduce
6 1 (1.20%) CSS
6 1 (1.20%) JMX
6 1 (1.20%) Symfony
6 1 (1.20%) jQuery
6 1 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.92%) Replication
2 15 (18.07%) Data Integration
3 8 (9.64%) Social Media
4 6 (7.23%) Clustering
4 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.23%) Open Source
5 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 56 (67.47%) Linux
2 23 (27.71%) Debian
2 23 (27.71%) CentOS
3 21 (25.30%) Ubuntu
4 11 (13.25%) UNIX
5 10 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.02%) Windows
7 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.20%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.04%) E-Commerce
2 35 (42.17%) DevOps
3 29 (34.94%) Analytics
4 20 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (18.07%) ETL
6 13 (15.66%) Web Development
7 8 (9.64%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.23%) Big Data Analytics
9 5 (6.02%) Capacity Management
9 5 (6.02%) Scrum
9 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.02%) Data Management
10 4 (4.82%) OO
10 4 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.82%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) Demand Forecasting
11 3 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.61%) CRM
11 3 (3.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.14%) Python
2 25 (30.12%) Bash Shell
3 18 (21.69%) PHP
4 16 (19.28%) Ruby
5 14 (16.87%) SQL
6 5 (6.02%) Perl
6 5 (6.02%) Java
6 5 (6.02%) PHP5
7 1 (1.20%) sed
7 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.20%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Varnish
2 4 (4.82%) NFS
3 3 (3.61%) XenServer
4 2 (2.41%) Xen
4 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 39 (46.99%) Puppet
2 33 (39.76%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (13.25%) ZABBIX
3 11 (13.25%) Nagios
4 6 (7.23%) Ganglia
5 5 (6.02%) Cacti
6 3 (3.61%) StatsD
7 1 (1.20%) Munin
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Red Hat
2 22 (26.51%) Oracle
3 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (18.07%) Cognos
5 5 (6.02%) Citrix
6 3 (3.61%) SAP
6 3 (3.61%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.61%) VMware
7 2 (2.41%) HP
7 2 (2.41%) Vertica
7 2 (2.41%) New Relic
8 1 (1.20%) Splunk
8 1 (1.20%) JBoss
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