Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 92 64
Rank change year-on-year -2 -28 -23
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 65 83 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.50% 3.05% 4.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.27% 11.67% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 54 46 76
Cambridge median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £30,625 £26,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,500 £57,500 £55,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -16.67%

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 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 633 711 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 24.35% 26.15% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 471 578 509
Cambridge median annual salary £47,773 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.16% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £62,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 36 (55.38%) Linux
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (52.31%) Java
3 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
4 30 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 27 (41.54%) Python
6 22 (33.85%) HTML
6 22 (33.85%) CSS
7 20 (30.77%) Relational Database
8 19 (29.23%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (26.15%) Degree
9 17 (26.15%) SQL
9 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
9 17 (26.15%) HTML5
10 16 (24.62%) OO
10 16 (24.62%) MVC
11 15 (23.08%) Debian
11 15 (23.08%) jQuery
11 15 (23.08%) Spring
12 14 (21.54%) Web Development
12 14 (21.54%) C++
12 14 (21.54%) PHP
12 14 (21.54%) Web Services
13 13 (20.00%) Scrum
13 13 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (18.46%) Node.js
14 12 (18.46%) OOP
15 11 (16.92%) CSS3
15 11 (16.92%) Data Structures
15 11 (16.92%) Algorithms

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 8 (12.31%) Apache
2 7 (10.77%) nginx
3 4 (6.15%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.62%) WordPress
5 2 (3.08%) Drupal
6 1 (1.54%) CMS
6 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) HipChat
2 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.77%) Dropbox
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) GitHub
4 1 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.54%) Serverless
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) SAN
1 3 (4.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 19 (29.23%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.23%) Big Data
5 6 (9.23%) Hadoop
6 5 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.62%) Couchbase
8 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.08%) MariaDB
9 2 (3.08%) Power BI
9 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.54%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (1.54%) Informix
10 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.31%) Mercurial
3 6 (9.23%) Maven
4 2 (3.08%) NUnit
General
1 7 (10.77%) Manufacturing
1 7 (10.77%) Multimedia
1 7 (10.77%) Publishing
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Law
3 3 (4.62%) Electronics
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Games
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (60.00%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) Software Developer
3 10 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 10 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Linux Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Backend Developer
6 6 (9.23%) JavaScript Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
6 6 (9.23%) Technical Leader
6 6 (9.23%) Technical Team Leader
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.15%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Embedded C Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (4.62%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) CSS
1 22 (33.85%) HTML
2 17 (26.15%) HTML5
3 15 (23.08%) jQuery
3 15 (23.08%) Spring
4 14 (21.54%) Web Services
5 13 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (18.46%) Node.js
7 11 (16.92%) CSS3
8 10 (15.38%) REST
9 9 (13.85%) LAMP
10 8 (12.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 8 (12.31%) STL
10 8 (12.31%) Vue.js
11 7 (10.77%) LEMP Stack
12 6 (9.23%) Apache Commons
12 6 (9.23%) OSGi
12 6 (9.23%) SOAP
12 6 (9.23%) WSDL
13 4 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Algorithms
1 11 (16.92%) Data Structures
2 7 (10.77%) Digital Media
2 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.23%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (6.15%) LIMS
4 4 (6.15%) User Experience
5 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.08%) Fintech
6 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.54%) Life Science
7 1 (1.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (55.38%) Linux
2 15 (23.08%) Debian
3 9 (13.85%) Mac OS
4 4 (6.15%) Windows
5 2 (3.08%) Android
5 2 (3.08%) Unix
6 1 (1.54%) CentOS
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 16 (24.62%) MVC
3 16 (24.62%) OO
4 14 (21.54%) Web Development
5 13 (20.00%) Scrum
6 12 (18.46%) OOP
7 11 (16.92%) SDLC
8 8 (12.31%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (12.31%) Logistics
8 8 (12.31%) Release Management
8 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
8 8 (12.31%) Validation
9 7 (10.77%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (10.77%) Asset Management
9 7 (10.77%) Microservices
9 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
9 7 (10.77%) Workflow
10 6 (9.23%) High Availability
10 6 (9.23%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) Java
2 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
3 27 (41.54%) Python
4 17 (26.15%) SQL
5 14 (21.54%) C++
5 14 (21.54%) PHP
6 9 (13.85%) C#
7 7 (10.77%) Erlang
7 7 (10.77%) Go
7 7 (10.77%) Haskell
8 5 (7.69%) C
9 4 (6.15%) Ruby
10 3 (4.62%) Embedded C
10 3 (4.62%) Embedded C++
11 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 2 (3.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (10.77%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Ansible
2 7 (10.77%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.54%) Grafana
4 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.54%) Puppet
4 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle
2 7 (10.77%) Perforce
2 7 (10.77%) VMware
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.15%) Google
5 2 (3.08%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) Sitecore