Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 51 52
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 222 219 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.68% 5.74% 5.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.14% 19.96% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 193 181 154
Bristol median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%

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 1,224 1,097 1,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 31.30% 28.75% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,092 986 905
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +2 2 £35,000 -
MySQL
South West

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 126 (56.76%) PHP
2 119 (53.60%) JavaScript
3 107 (48.20%) HTML
4 95 (42.79%) CSS
5 86 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (37.84%) Linux
7 77 (34.68%) jQuery
8 74 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 73 (32.88%) Web Development
9 73 (32.88%) SQL
10 70 (31.53%) SQL Server
11 53 (23.87%) MVC
11 53 (23.87%) Laravel
12 47 (21.17%) AngularJS
13 45 (20.27%) Java
14 42 (18.92%) Retail
15 41 (18.47%) OO
15 41 (18.47%) HTML5
16 40 (18.02%) E-Commerce
17 38 (17.12%) Symfony
18 37 (16.67%) Python
18 37 (16.67%) REST
19 36 (16.22%) PHPUnit
19 36 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
20 35 (15.77%) Apache
20 35 (15.77%) Oracle
20 35 (15.77%) Software Engineering
21 33 (14.86%) Open Source
22 32 (14.41%) Docker
23 30 (13.51%) PostgreSQL

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 35 (15.77%) Apache
2 21 (9.46%) CMS
3 18 (8.11%) nginx
4 13 (5.86%) WordPress
5 8 (3.60%) Drupal
5 8 (3.60%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.15%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (2.70%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.80%) IIS
9 3 (1.35%) Joomla!
9 3 (1.35%) Mattermost
9 3 (1.35%) XWiki
10 2 (0.90%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.90%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.90%) Confluence
10 2 (0.90%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Magento
2 2 (0.90%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 36 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (9.91%) GitHub
3 15 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.35%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.35%) Serverless
6 2 (0.90%) Slack
7 1 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.45%) Firebase
7 1 (0.45%) G Suite
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
7 1 (0.45%) npm
7 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.01%) Internet
2 11 (4.95%) DNS
3 8 (3.60%) HTTP
4 7 (3.15%) SSH
5 6 (2.70%) FTP
5 6 (2.70%) SMTP
5 6 (2.70%) SSL
6 5 (2.25%) DHCP
6 5 (2.25%) Extranet
7 3 (1.35%) SMS
7 3 (1.35%) SNMP
8 2 (0.90%) SAN
8 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.45%) Broadband
9 1 (0.45%) Firewall
9 1 (0.45%) NAS
9 1 (0.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (31.53%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (13.06%) MongoDB
4 27 (12.16%) NoSQL
5 23 (10.36%) Relational Database
6 17 (7.66%) Redis
7 13 (5.86%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (4.95%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (3.60%) MariaDB
11 6 (2.70%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.80%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.80%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.35%) DataStage
13 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (1.35%) Power BI
13 3 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 74 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 36 (16.22%) PHPUnit
3 23 (10.36%) Jenkins
4 22 (9.91%) JIRA
5 21 (9.46%) Subversion
6 8 (3.60%) Bitbucket
6 8 (3.60%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.60%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.60%) JUnit
6 8 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.70%) GitLab
7 6 (2.70%) Log4Net
8 4 (1.80%) gulp
8 4 (1.80%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.35%) GoCD
9 3 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.35%) Redmine
9 3 (1.35%) RSpec
10 2 (0.90%) Maven
10 2 (0.90%) Mockito
General
1 42 (18.92%) Retail
2 26 (11.71%) Finance
3 21 (9.46%) Marketing
4 16 (7.21%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.95%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.50%) Electronics
7 3 (1.35%) Games
8 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.90%) Automotive
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 172 (77.48%) Developer
2 89 (40.09%) PHP Developer
3 43 (19.37%) Web Developer
4 38 (17.12%) Senior Developer
5 32 (14.41%) Java Developer
6 28 (12.61%) PHP Web Developer
7 26 (11.71%) Software Engineer
8 24 (10.81%) Backend Developer
9 18 (8.11%) Senior PHP Developer
10 17 (7.66%) Software Developer
11 16 (7.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 16 (7.21%) Java Engineer
11 16 (7.21%) Java Software Developer
11 16 (7.21%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (7.21%) Senior Java Developer
12 14 (6.31%) Junior
13 12 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
14 11 (4.95%) Full Stack Developer
14 11 (4.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 11 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (48.20%) HTML
2 95 (42.79%) CSS
3 77 (34.68%) jQuery
4 53 (23.87%) Laravel
5 47 (21.17%) AngularJS
6 41 (18.47%) HTML5
7 38 (17.12%) Symfony
8 37 (16.67%) REST
9 25 (11.26%) Hibernate
9 25 (11.26%) LAMP
9 25 (11.26%) RESTful
9 25 (11.26%) Web Services
10 24 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (9.46%) Doctrine
12 19 (8.56%) .NET
12 19 (8.56%) Ajax
13 18 (8.11%) JSON
13 18 (8.11%) React
13 18 (8.11%) XML
14 17 (7.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (6.76%) Computer Science
1 15 (6.76%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.05%) Social Network
5 8 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.60%) User Experience
6 6 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.70%) EPoS
7 5 (2.25%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.80%) Clustering
8 4 (1.80%) Fintech
8 4 (1.80%) Replication
9 3 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.90%) RIA
11 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 84 (37.84%) Linux
2 28 (12.61%) Unix
3 20 (9.01%) Windows
4 9 (4.05%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (32.88%) Web Development
3 53 (23.87%) MVC
4 41 (18.47%) OO
5 40 (18.02%) E-Commerce
6 35 (15.77%) Software Engineering
7 33 (14.86%) Open Source
8 28 (12.61%) Workflow
9 27 (12.16%) Project Management
10 24 (10.81%) OOP
10 24 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (9.01%) Time Management
12 19 (8.56%) Mentoring
13 18 (8.11%) TDD
14 16 (7.21%) Scrum
15 14 (6.31%) E-business
16 13 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (5.86%) SDLC
17 12 (5.41%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 126 (56.76%) PHP
2 119 (53.60%) JavaScript
3 73 (32.88%) SQL
4 45 (20.27%) Java
5 37 (16.67%) Python
6 26 (11.71%) Ruby
7 24 (10.81%) C#
8 13 (5.86%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.50%) ES6
10 9 (4.05%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.05%) PL/SQL
11 7 (3.15%) Java 8
12 6 (2.70%) C++
12 6 (2.70%) TypeScript
13 5 (2.25%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.80%) C
14 4 (1.80%) JSX
14 4 (1.80%) PHP 5
15 3 (1.35%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (7.66%) Degree
1 17 (7.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.25%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.45%) MCSA
5 1 (0.45%) MCSE
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.05%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 32 (14.41%) Docker
2 6 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.45%) KVM
5 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (6.31%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.60%) Puppet
3 7 (3.15%) ZABBIX
4 6 (2.70%) Ansible
4 6 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.80%) Grafana
6 1 (0.45%) Galera Cluster
6 1 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (15.77%) Oracle
2 22 (9.91%) Google
3 14 (6.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.50%) SAP
5 7 (3.15%) Zend
6 6 (2.70%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.70%) VMware
7 4 (1.80%) HP
7 4 (1.80%) Percona
7 4 (1.80%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.35%) IBM
8 3 (1.35%) Informatica
8 3 (1.35%) Remedy
8 3 (1.35%) Twitter
9 2 (0.90%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.90%) Tableau
10 1 (0.45%) Coverity
10 1 (0.45%) Perforce
10 1 (0.45%) Splunk