Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 57 72
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 -23
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 225 199 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.07% 5.26% 3.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.18% 17.38% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 202 168 93
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £27,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £68,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.18% +4.67%

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 1,115 1,145 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 30.09% 30.28% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 992 998 835
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £28,075 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,325 £68,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 121 (53.78%) PHP
2 106 (47.11%) JavaScript
3 101 (44.89%) HTML
4 98 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (42.67%) Linux
6 92 (40.89%) CSS
7 71 (31.56%) Web Development
8 61 (27.11%) OO
9 59 (26.22%) jQuery
10 57 (25.33%) Git (software)
11 56 (24.89%) Internet
12 51 (22.67%) SQL
13 50 (22.22%) PHPUnit
14 49 (21.78%) SQL Server
15 47 (20.89%) E-Commerce
15 47 (20.89%) Finance
16 44 (19.56%) Oracle
17 42 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
17 42 (18.67%) REST
18 40 (17.78%) Java
19 39 (17.33%) Apache
19 39 (17.33%) Docker
20 38 (16.89%) Google
21 37 (16.44%) PostgreSQL
21 37 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
22 36 (16.00%) MVC
23 35 (15.56%) XML
23 35 (15.56%) Unix
24 34 (15.11%) Web Services
24 34 (15.11%) Retail

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 39 (17.33%) Apache
2 13 (5.78%) CMS
3 12 (5.33%) Drupal
4 9 (4.00%) nginx
4 9 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.56%) WordPress
6 7 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.67%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (2.67%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.78%) IIS
9 3 (1.33%) Mattermost
9 3 (1.33%) XWiki
10 2 (0.89%) Confluence
10 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.44%) Maya
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.67%) Magento
2 2 (0.89%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 42 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (10.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.22%) SaaS
5 3 (1.33%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.33%) GitHub
5 3 (1.33%) Serverless
6 1 (0.44%) G Suite
6 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (24.89%) Internet
2 20 (8.89%) DNS
3 14 (6.22%) DHCP
4 7 (3.11%) HTTP
5 6 (2.67%) FTP
5 6 (2.67%) SMTP
5 6 (2.67%) SSL
6 4 (1.78%) Extranet
7 3 (1.33%) SNMP
8 2 (0.89%) SMS
8 2 (0.89%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.44%) Broadband
9 1 (0.44%) NAS
9 1 (0.44%) SAN
9 1 (0.44%) Skype
9 1 (0.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.78%) SQL Server
2 37 (16.44%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (10.67%) Relational Database
4 20 (8.89%) MariaDB
5 19 (8.44%) NoSQL
6 14 (6.22%) MongoDB
7 13 (5.78%) Oracle Database
8 12 (5.33%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (4.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (2.67%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.78%) Redis
13 3 (1.33%) DataStage
13 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.89%) Power BI
14 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (25.33%) Git (software)
2 50 (22.22%) PHPUnit
3 22 (9.78%) Jenkins
3 22 (9.78%) JIRA
4 9 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 8 (3.56%) gulp
5 8 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.11%) JUnit
6 7 (3.11%) Redmine
7 6 (2.67%) Grunt
7 6 (2.67%) Log4Net
7 6 (2.67%) Maven
7 6 (2.67%) Subversion
7 6 (2.67%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.22%) Selenium
9 4 (1.78%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.78%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.78%) JMeter
9 4 (1.78%) PhpStorm
10 3 (1.33%) RSpec
General
1 47 (20.89%) Finance
2 34 (15.11%) Retail
3 16 (7.11%) Marketing
4 7 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.22%) Electronics
5 5 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.89%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.89%) Automotive
6 2 (0.89%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 156 (69.33%) Developer
2 90 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 52 (23.11%) Web Developer
4 46 (20.44%) PHP Web Developer
5 43 (19.11%) Senior Developer
6 25 (11.11%) Backend Developer
6 25 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 23 (10.22%) Software Engineer
8 19 (8.44%) Administrator
8 19 (8.44%) Systems Administrator
9 18 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (7.11%) Linux Administrator
10 16 (7.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 16 (7.11%) Senior PHP Developer
11 15 (6.67%) Cloud Administrator
12 13 (5.78%) Java Software Developer
13 12 (5.33%) Java Engineer
13 12 (5.33%) Java Software Engineer
13 12 (5.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 12 (5.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (44.89%) HTML
2 92 (40.89%) CSS
3 59 (26.22%) jQuery
4 42 (18.67%) REST
5 35 (15.56%) XML
6 34 (15.11%) Laravel
6 34 (15.11%) Web Services
7 31 (13.78%) AngularJS
8 29 (12.89%) RESTful
9 25 (11.11%) HTML5
10 24 (10.67%) Symfony
11 22 (9.78%) Hibernate
12 20 (8.89%) XHTML
13 19 (8.44%) .NET
13 19 (8.44%) LAMP
14 15 (6.67%) JPA
14 15 (6.67%) JSON
15 14 (6.22%) Ajax
16 13 (5.78%) Sass
17 12 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.89%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.67%) Fintech
6 6 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.22%) EPoS
7 5 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.33%) Social Network
9 2 (0.89%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.89%) User Experience
10 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 96 (42.67%) Linux
2 35 (15.56%) Unix
3 17 (7.56%) Ubuntu
4 15 (6.67%) Windows
5 3 (1.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.89%) Debian
6 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (31.56%) Web Development
3 61 (27.11%) OO
4 47 (20.89%) E-Commerce
5 37 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (16.00%) MVC
7 33 (14.67%) Software Engineering
8 30 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 24 (10.67%) OO PHP
10 23 (10.22%) Open Source
10 23 (10.22%) Time Management
11 22 (9.78%) API Development
11 22 (9.78%) E-business
12 21 (9.33%) API Integration
12 21 (9.33%) Project Management
12 21 (9.33%) SDLC
12 21 (9.33%) TDD
13 17 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 121 (53.78%) PHP
2 106 (47.11%) JavaScript
3 51 (22.67%) SQL
4 40 (17.78%) Java
5 32 (14.22%) Python
6 24 (10.67%) Ruby
7 21 (9.33%) C#
8 12 (5.33%) PL/SQL
9 9 (4.00%) C++
9 9 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.56%) Java 8
11 5 (2.22%) C
11 5 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.33%) Go
12 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.89%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.44%) Korn
14 1 (0.44%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (13.33%) Degree
2 12 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.89%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) MCSA
6 1 (0.44%) MCSE
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.56%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 39 (17.33%) Docker
2 14 (6.22%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.89%) KVM
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (12.89%) Puppet
2 15 (6.67%) ZABBIX
3 13 (5.78%) Kubernetes
4 10 (4.44%) Ansible
4 10 (4.44%) Galera Cluster
5 6 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.89%) Graphite
6 2 (0.89%) Kibana
6 2 (0.89%) logstash
6 2 (0.89%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 44 (19.56%) Oracle
2 38 (16.89%) Google
3 15 (6.67%) Remedy
4 14 (6.22%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.78%) VMware
6 6 (2.67%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.67%) Zend
7 5 (2.22%) SAP
8 4 (1.78%) Panasonic
9 3 (1.33%) IBM
9 3 (1.33%) Informatica
9 3 (1.33%) Twitter
10 2 (0.89%) Tableau
11 1 (0.44%) Perforce