Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 105 56
Rank change year-on-year +12 -49 -10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 56 77 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.60% 2.83% 4.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.66% 11.37% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 51 44 85
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £54,250 £58,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,865 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +11.04% -22.22%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 580 677 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 26.93% 24.90% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 439 542 481
Cambridge median annual salary £47,773 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.16% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Cambridge

MySQL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Cambridge

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 22 (39.29%) Java
2 22 (39.29%) Linux
3 20 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 19 (33.93%) Python
4 19 (33.93%) SQL
5 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (30.36%) Web Development
7 15 (26.79%) CSS
7 15 (26.79%) HTML
7 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
7 15 (26.79%) REST
8 12 (21.43%) Vue.js
9 11 (19.64%) HTML5
9 11 (19.64%) Node.js
9 11 (19.64%) Ansible
9 11 (19.64%) OO
9 11 (19.64%) Degree
9 11 (19.64%) Spring
10 10 (17.86%) MVC
10 10 (17.86%) PHP
10 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
10 10 (17.86%) Front End Development
11 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
11 9 (16.07%) Web Services
11 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
12 8 (14.29%) jQuery
12 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
12 8 (14.29%) OOP

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 7 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.36%) WordPress
4 2 (3.57%) nginx
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
5 1 (1.79%) Drupal
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) HipChat
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.36%) GitHub
4 2 (3.57%) Dropbox
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.79%) Serverless
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) SMS
2 2 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
4 7 (12.50%) Big Data
4 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 6 (10.71%) MariaDB
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.36%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (3.57%) Power BI
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.79%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.79%) Informix
8 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Maven
3 4 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 4 (7.14%) Mocha
4 2 (3.57%) git-flow
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.57%) NUnit
5 1 (1.79%) GitLab
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.14%) Law
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Publishing
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Graduate
5 6 (10.71%) JavaScript Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) CSS
1 15 (26.79%) HTML
1 15 (26.79%) REST
2 12 (21.43%) Vue.js
3 11 (19.64%) HTML5
3 11 (19.64%) Node.js
3 11 (19.64%) Spring
4 9 (16.07%) Web Services
5 8 (14.29%) jQuery
5 8 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (14.29%) React
6 7 (12.50%) SOAP
7 6 (10.71%) Apache Commons
7 6 (10.71%) OSGi
7 6 (10.71%) WSDL
8 5 (8.93%) CSS3
9 4 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (5.36%) .NET
10 3 (5.36%) Django
10 3 (5.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) User Experience
3 5 (8.93%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.14%) LIMS
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.57%) Fintech
6 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Debian
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Android
3 3 (5.36%) CentOS
3 3 (5.36%) Mac OS
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.36%) Web Development
4 11 (19.64%) OO
5 10 (17.86%) Front End Development
5 10 (17.86%) MVC
6 8 (14.29%) OOP
6 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (12.50%) Scrum
8 6 (10.71%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (10.71%) Data Science
8 6 (10.71%) Due Diligence
8 6 (10.71%) TDD
8 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 5 (8.93%) Biology
9 5 (8.93%) SDLC
10 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.14%) DevOps
10 4 (7.14%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 22 (39.29%) Java
3 19 (33.93%) Python
3 19 (33.93%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) PHP
5 7 (12.50%) ES6
6 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.14%) C
7 4 (7.14%) C++
7 4 (7.14%) Ruby
8 3 (5.36%) C#
9 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.57%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.57%) Erlang
9 2 (3.57%) Go
9 2 (3.57%) Haskell
9 2 (3.57%) Perl
10 1 (1.79%) Java 8
10 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Ansible
2 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.14%) Puppet
3 3 (5.36%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.79%) Grafana
5 1 (1.79%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Google
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.36%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) Adobe
4 2 (3.57%) Perforce
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.79%) Talend