Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a MySQL Developer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 151 168
Rank change year-on-year -15 +17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL Developer 16 57 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.44% 1.31% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.35% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 55 33
Birmingham median annual salary £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.70% +5.00% -4.76%
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,507 4,227 3,670
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.06% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,658 3,172 3,078
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MySQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured MySQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL Developer in Birmingham

MySQL Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for MySQL Developer in Birmingham

MySQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL Developer in Birmingham

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, MySQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring MySQL Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) MySQL
2 13 (81.25%) PHP
3 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (18.75%) Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (18.75%) Telematics
6 2 (12.50%) Node.js
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) WordPress
6 2 (12.50%) CMS
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) Laravel
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
1 1 (6.25%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) gulp
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) Laravel
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) Django
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
3 3 (18.75%) Telematics
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Adaptive Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore