Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 67 33
Rank change year-on-year +14 -34 +4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 203 137 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.57% 4.23% 6.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.59% 14.39% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 174 104 217
Bristol median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £75,750 £68,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +10.29%

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 Bristol with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,154 952 1,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 31.69% 29.40% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 983 838 1,144
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +10.77% +2.85%
10th Percentile £28,800 £29,925 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +8.97% +4.00%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Bristol

MySQL
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Bristol

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Bristol

MySQL
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £35,000 -
MySQL
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 across the Bristol region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 123 (60.59%) JavaScript
2 111 (54.68%) PHP
3 91 (44.83%) HTML
4 89 (43.84%) CSS
4 89 (43.84%) Linux
5 81 (39.90%) Web Development
6 66 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (31.03%) SQL Server
7 63 (31.03%) jQuery
8 56 (27.59%) Git (software)
9 55 (27.09%) OO
10 52 (25.62%) E-Commerce
11 50 (24.63%) SQL
12 44 (21.67%) Java
13 41 (20.20%) Web Services
14 37 (18.23%) OOP
14 37 (18.23%) TDD
15 36 (17.73%) Laravel
15 36 (17.73%) Ajax
16 34 (16.75%) MVC
17 32 (15.76%) SaaS
18 31 (15.27%) AngularJS
19 29 (14.29%) Python
20 28 (13.79%) Apache
20 28 (13.79%) Puppet
20 28 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
21 27 (13.30%) PostgreSQL
22 26 (12.81%) Marketing
23 24 (11.82%) HTML5
24 23 (11.33%) Ubuntu

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 28 (13.79%) Apache
2 16 (7.88%) SilverStripe
3 14 (6.90%) Drupal
4 10 (4.93%) WordPress
5 8 (3.94%) CMS
6 5 (2.46%) IIS
6 5 (2.46%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.97%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.48%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.99%) nginx
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (7.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.76%) SaaS
2 28 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (7.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.97%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.48%) GitHub
7 2 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
7 2 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.99%) IaaS
7 2 (0.99%) PaaS
7 2 (0.99%) Serverless
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.49%) Firebase
8 1 (0.49%) npm
8 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.37%) Internet
2 16 (7.88%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.42%) DNS
4 8 (3.94%) OpenVPN
5 4 (1.97%) Firewall
6 2 (0.99%) AMQP
6 2 (0.99%) LAN
6 2 (0.99%) VPN
7 1 (0.49%) DHCP
7 1 (0.49%) LDAP
7 1 (0.49%) SMTP
7 1 (0.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.30%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (6.40%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.93%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.97%) Neo4j
8 4 (1.97%) Redis
9 3 (1.48%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.99%) Amazon Athena
10 2 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.99%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.99%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.49%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 56 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.34%) Subversion
3 17 (8.37%) JIRA
4 9 (4.43%) JUnit
5 8 (3.94%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.96%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.46%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.48%) Babel
9 3 (1.48%) MSTest
9 3 (1.48%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.48%) Spock
10 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.49%) GitLab
11 1 (0.49%) Selenium
11 1 (0.49%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.49%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.49%) webpack
General
1 26 (12.81%) Marketing
2 11 (5.42%) Finance
3 10 (4.93%) Advertising
3 10 (4.93%) Retail
3 10 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.94%) Electronics
4 8 (3.94%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.96%) Banking
6 5 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 141 (69.46%) Developer
2 90 (44.33%) PHP Developer
3 26 (12.81%) Senior Developer
4 18 (8.87%) Web Developer
5 17 (8.37%) Administrator
5 17 (8.37%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (8.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 17 (8.37%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (7.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (7.39%) Java Engineer
8 14 (6.90%) Java Developer
8 14 (6.90%) Senior PHP Developer
9 13 (6.40%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (5.42%) PHP Web Developer
10 11 (5.42%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.93%) Cloud Administrator
12 9 (4.43%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (3.45%) Junior
13 7 (3.45%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (44.83%) HTML
2 89 (43.84%) CSS
3 63 (31.03%) jQuery
4 41 (20.20%) Web Services
5 36 (17.73%) Ajax
5 36 (17.73%) Laravel
6 31 (15.27%) AngularJS
7 24 (11.82%) HTML5
8 22 (10.84%) SOAP
9 21 (10.34%) React
9 21 (10.34%) XML
10 20 (9.85%) Node.js
11 18 (8.87%) .NET
12 16 (7.88%) RESTful
13 15 (7.39%) REST
14 14 (6.90%) Hibernate
14 14 (6.90%) LAMP
14 14 (6.90%) Spring
15 11 (5.42%) Symfony
16 9 (4.43%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.94%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 7 (3.45%) User Experience
3 6 (2.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.96%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (2.96%) NHS
3 6 (2.96%) Photography
4 3 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.99%) BBC
5 2 (0.99%) PKI
6 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 89 (43.84%) Linux
2 23 (11.33%) Ubuntu
3 14 (6.90%) Windows
4 8 (3.94%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.45%) Debian
5 7 (3.45%) VMS
5 7 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.97%) Unix
7 2 (0.99%) CentOS
7 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.49%) Android
8 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (39.90%) Web Development
2 66 (32.51%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (27.09%) OO
4 52 (25.62%) E-Commerce
5 37 (18.23%) OOP
5 37 (18.23%) TDD
6 34 (16.75%) MVC
7 22 (10.84%) Configuration Management
8 21 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 20 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (9.85%) OO PHP
10 19 (9.36%) E-business
11 16 (7.88%) DevOps
12 15 (7.39%) Scrum
13 13 (6.40%) Microservices
14 12 (5.91%) BDD
15 11 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (5.42%) Digital Marketing
15 11 (5.42%) OOD
16 10 (4.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 123 (60.59%) JavaScript
2 111 (54.68%) PHP
3 50 (24.63%) SQL
4 44 (21.67%) Java
5 29 (14.29%) Python
6 21 (10.34%) C#
7 15 (7.39%) Shell Script
8 12 (5.91%) Bash Shell
8 12 (5.91%) Ruby
9 11 (5.42%) Go
10 5 (2.46%) Perl
11 4 (1.97%) ES6
12 3 (1.48%) ES7
12 3 (1.48%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.48%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.48%) VB
12 3 (1.48%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.48%) VBScript
13 2 (0.99%) R
14 1 (0.49%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 13 (6.40%) Degree
2 6 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.48%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) HL7
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Docker
2 8 (3.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.49%) NFS
3 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (13.79%) Puppet
2 13 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.94%) ZABBIX
4 5 (2.46%) Ansible
5 4 (1.97%) Terraform
6 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (8.37%) Google
2 15 (7.39%) Remedy
2 15 (7.39%) Zend
3 13 (6.40%) Oracle
4 11 (5.42%) Apple
4 11 (5.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.42%) SAP
5 8 (3.94%) VMware
6 7 (3.45%) Percona
6 7 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.45%) Samsung
7 3 (1.48%) Tableau
8 2 (0.99%) Informatica
9 1 (0.49%) Coverity
9 1 (0.49%) Xamarin