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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Percona
Rank 875 846 860
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Permanent jobs citing Percona 32 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.021% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.058% 0.044% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 26
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £58,750 £115,000
% change year-on-year
-6.38% -48.91%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55252 52318 56940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.27% 48.12% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44336 42784 48042
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,299
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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Percona Salary Histogram in the UK

Percona
Top 16 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 29 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 -35 32 £50,000 -4.76% 1
London -25 23 £47,500 -9.52% 1
South East +3 5 £53,750 -25.86%
Oxford +12 2 £55,000 -24.13%
East of England -2 2 £72,500 +61.11%
Oxfordshire -3 2 £55,000 -24.13%
Hertfordshire -9 2 £72,500 +61.11%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £72,500 -
Surrey - 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £51,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 83 (98.81%) MySQL
2 57 (67.86%) Linux
3 49 (58.33%) E-Commerce
4 46 (54.76%) Amazon AWS
5 40 (47.62%) Puppet
6 39 (46.43%) NoSQL
7 36 (42.86%) DevOps
8 34 (40.48%) Opscode Chef
8 34 (40.48%) Couchbase
9 31 (36.90%) Python
10 29 (34.52%) Analytics
11 26 (30.95%) Bash Shell
12 25 (29.76%) Redis
13 24 (28.57%) Replication
14 23 (27.38%) Debian
14 23 (27.38%) Red Hat
14 23 (27.38%) Web Services
14 23 (27.38%) CentOS
15 22 (26.19%) Oracle
16 21 (25.00%) Ubuntu
16 21 (25.00%) Hadoop
17 20 (23.81%) Big Data
17 20 (23.81%) Relational Database
17 20 (23.81%) Git (software)
17 20 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (22.62%) PHP
18 19 (22.62%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (22.62%) Finance
19 18 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
19 18 (21.43%) Amazon S3

Percona
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (20.24%) Apache
1 17 (20.24%) nginx
2 3 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.38%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.19%) Node.js
4 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Magento
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (54.76%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (21.43%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) HTTP
2 5 (5.95%) Firewall
3 3 (3.57%) Wireless
3 3 (3.57%) VPN
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) SAN
4 2 (2.38%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.38%) DHCP
5 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (98.81%) MySQL
2 39 (46.43%) NoSQL
3 34 (40.48%) Couchbase
4 25 (29.76%) Redis
5 21 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 20 (23.81%) Big Data
6 20 (23.81%) Relational Database
7 19 (22.62%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (20.24%) MongoDB
9 15 (17.86%) CouchDB
9 15 (17.86%) Riak
9 15 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (17.86%) QlikView
9 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
9 15 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (13.10%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (8.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.76%) Selenium
4 2 (2.38%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (22.62%) Finance
2 17 (20.24%) Retail
3 16 (19.05%) Marketing
4 14 (16.67%) Advertising
5 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (45.24%) Administrator
2 34 (40.48%) Systems Administrator
3 32 (38.10%) DBA
4 19 (22.62%) Developer
4 19 (22.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 19 (22.62%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (20.24%) MySQL DBA
6 16 (19.05%) Database Developer
7 10 (11.90%) SQL Developer
7 10 (11.90%) SQL DBA
7 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Developer
7 10 (11.90%) SQL Database Developer
7 10 (11.90%) SQL Server DBA
8 8 (9.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Designer
10 4 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Database Designer
10 4 (4.76%) Architect
11 3 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) Web Services
2 11 (13.10%) LAMP
3 4 (4.76%) Memcached
4 3 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (3.57%) .NET
5 2 (2.38%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.19%) jQuery
6 1 (1.19%) MapReduce
6 1 (1.19%) CSS
6 1 (1.19%) JMX
6 1 (1.19%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.19%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.57%) Replication
2 15 (17.86%) Data Integration
3 8 (9.52%) Social Media
4 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.14%) Open Source
4 6 (7.14%) Clustering
5 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 57 (67.86%) Linux
2 23 (27.38%) CentOS
2 23 (27.38%) Debian
3 21 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 11 (13.10%) UNIX
5 10 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.95%) Windows
7 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.19%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 36 (42.86%) DevOps
3 29 (34.52%) Analytics
4 20 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (17.86%) ETL
6 13 (15.48%) Web Development
7 8 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
9 5 (5.95%) Capacity Management
9 5 (5.95%) Scrum
9 5 (5.95%) Data Management
10 4 (4.76%) OO
10 4 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (4.76%) Demand Forecasting
11 3 (3.57%) Load Balancing
11 3 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.90%) Python
2 26 (30.95%) Bash Shell
3 19 (22.62%) PHP
4 17 (20.24%) Ruby
5 14 (16.67%) SQL
6 6 (7.14%) Java
7 5 (5.95%) PHP5
7 5 (5.95%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) sed
8 1 (1.19%) AWK
8 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Varnish
2 4 (4.76%) NFS
3 3 (3.57%) XenServer
4 2 (2.38%) KVM
4 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.38%) Xen
4 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (47.62%) Puppet
2 34 (40.48%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (13.10%) Nagios
3 11 (13.10%) ZABBIX
4 6 (7.14%) Ganglia
5 5 (5.95%) Cacti
6 3 (3.57%) StatsD
7 1 (1.19%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.19%) Munin
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Red Hat
2 22 (26.19%) Oracle
3 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
4 15 (17.86%) Cognos
5 5 (5.95%) Citrix
6 3 (3.57%) SAP
6 3 (3.57%) JD Edwards
6 3 (3.57%) VMware
7 2 (2.38%) HP
7 2 (2.38%) Vertica
7 2 (2.38%) New Relic
8 1 (1.19%) JBoss
8 1 (1.19%) Splunk
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