Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 37 33
Rank change year-on-year -37 -4 +25
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 140 228 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.66% 6.06% 5.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.88% 22.40% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 137 204 243
Birmingham median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,375 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -4.41%

MySQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 941 1,018 1,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.61% 27.05% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 783 864 888
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Birmingham

MySQL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Birmingham

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 81 (57.86%) JavaScript
2 71 (50.71%) Linux
3 67 (47.86%) PHP
4 65 (46.43%) HTML
5 56 (40.00%) CSS
6 54 (38.57%) SQL
7 43 (30.71%) Java
8 42 (30.00%) Apache
9 40 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 30 (21.43%) Web Development
11 28 (20.00%) jQuery
11 28 (20.00%) MVC
12 23 (16.43%) LAMP
12 23 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (15.00%) AngularJS
14 20 (14.29%) WordPress
14 20 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (13.57%) SQL Server
15 19 (13.57%) Jenkins
16 18 (12.86%) RESTful
17 17 (12.14%) HTML5
17 17 (12.14%) Software Engineering
17 17 (12.14%) J2EE
17 17 (12.14%) OO
17 17 (12.14%) Laravel
18 16 (11.43%) Mentoring
18 16 (11.43%) Symfony
19 15 (10.71%) Spring
19 15 (10.71%) CentOS
19 15 (10.71%) User Experience

MySQL
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 42 (30.00%) Apache
2 20 (14.29%) WordPress
3 14 (10.00%) CMS
4 6 (4.29%) Confluence
5 5 (3.57%) nginx
5 5 (3.57%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.14%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.43%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.71%) Drupal
9 1 (0.71%) Moodle
9 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (2.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.43%) Magento
2 2 (1.43%) Shopify
3 1 (0.71%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.57%) GitHub
3 6 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.86%) BrowserStack
4 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.14%) Serverless
6 2 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.43%) MailChimp
6 2 (1.43%) npm
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.71%) Office 365
7 1 (0.71%) SaaS
7 1 (0.71%) Slack
7 1 (0.71%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) DNS
1 2 (1.43%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) AMQP
2 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
2 1 (0.71%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.71%) NAS
2 1 (0.71%) SAN
2 1 (0.71%) SMS
2 1 (0.71%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.29%) MongoDB
2 13 (9.29%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.43%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.86%) MariaDB
4 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.14%) Big Data
5 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.14%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.43%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.43%) Bigtable
6 2 (1.43%) Flink
6 2 (1.43%) HBase
6 2 (1.43%) Impala
6 2 (1.43%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (1.43%) Riak
Development Applications
1 40 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.57%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.14%) JUnit
3 10 (7.14%) Maven
4 8 (5.71%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.29%) JIRA
5 6 (4.29%) TestNG
6 5 (3.57%) Bitbucket
6 5 (3.57%) Subversion
7 4 (2.86%) Appium
7 4 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.86%) PHPUnit
7 4 (2.86%) Robot Framework
7 4 (2.86%) Robotium
7 4 (2.86%) Selenium
7 4 (2.86%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.14%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.43%) gulp
10 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 8 (5.71%) Finance
2 6 (4.29%) Advertising
2 6 (4.29%) Marketing
3 5 (3.57%) Retail
4 4 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (77.14%) Developer
2 48 (34.29%) PHP Developer
3 31 (22.14%) Java Developer
4 24 (17.14%) Web Developer
5 17 (12.14%) PHP Web Developer
6 16 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.57%) Lead Developer
7 12 (8.57%) Lead Java Developer
8 10 (7.14%) Administrator
8 10 (7.14%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 10 (7.14%) WordPress Developer
9 9 (6.43%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (5.71%) MySQL Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Perl Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Perl Programmer
10 8 (5.71%) Programmer
11 7 (5.00%) DBA
11 7 (5.00%) Junior
11 7 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (46.43%) HTML
2 56 (40.00%) CSS
3 28 (20.00%) jQuery
4 23 (16.43%) LAMP
5 21 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 18 (12.86%) RESTful
7 17 (12.14%) HTML5
7 17 (12.14%) J2EE
7 17 (12.14%) Laravel
8 16 (11.43%) Symfony
9 15 (10.71%) Spring
10 14 (10.00%) Node.js
11 12 (8.57%) CakePHP
11 12 (8.57%) Sass
11 12 (8.57%) Web Services
12 11 (7.86%) Hibernate
13 10 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
14 9 (6.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (5.71%) CSS3
15 8 (5.71%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) User Experience
2 11 (7.86%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.43%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (4.29%) Fintech
6 5 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.86%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.14%) Replication
8 3 (2.14%) Social Media
9 2 (1.43%) Clustering
10 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.71%) iPhone
10 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.71%) New Media
10 1 (0.71%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 71 (50.71%) Linux
2 15 (10.71%) CentOS
3 10 (7.14%) Windows
4 7 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.29%) Android
5 6 (4.29%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.29%) Unix
6 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.43%) Web Development
2 28 (20.00%) MVC
3 23 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (12.14%) OO
4 17 (12.14%) Software Engineering
5 16 (11.43%) Mentoring
6 14 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (9.29%) DevOps
8 12 (8.57%) OOP
8 12 (8.57%) TDD
9 10 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 10 (7.14%) Scrum
10 9 (6.43%) Project Management
11 7 (5.00%) Business Continuity
11 7 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.00%) Load Balancing
11 7 (5.00%) Migration
11 7 (5.00%) Multithreading
11 7 (5.00%) OO PHP
11 7 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 81 (57.86%) JavaScript
2 67 (47.86%) PHP
3 54 (38.57%) SQL
4 43 (30.71%) Java
5 15 (10.71%) Java 8
6 13 (9.29%) Python
7 11 (7.86%) C#
8 9 (6.43%) Ruby
9 8 (5.71%) Perl
10 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.14%) C
11 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.14%) VBA
12 2 (1.43%) C++
12 2 (1.43%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.43%) Scala
12 2 (1.43%) VB
13 1 (0.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.71%) Degree
2 4 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.14%) ISEB
3 3 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.43%) PhD
4 2 (1.43%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (7.86%) Docker
2 5 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (3.57%) KVM
3 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.43%) HDFS
5 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (5.00%) Puppet
2 4 (2.86%) Nagios
3 3 (2.14%) Ambari
3 3 (2.14%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (2.14%) logstash
4 2 (1.43%) cPanel
4 2 (1.43%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (1.43%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.71%) Packer
5 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (7.86%) VMware
2 9 (6.43%) Oracle
2 9 (6.43%) Zend
3 8 (5.71%) Google
4 7 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.86%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.86%) Twitter
6 3 (2.14%) BMC
6 3 (2.14%) Remedy
6 3 (2.14%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.43%) Apple
7 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.43%) Tableau
7 2 (1.43%) Vertica
8 1 (0.71%) Epicor
8 1 (0.71%) IFS
8 1 (0.71%) New Relic
8 1 (0.71%) Sage
8 1 (0.71%) SAP
8 1 (0.71%) Xamarin