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

MySQL
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 63 75
Rank change year-on-year -48 +12 -32
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 73 118 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.37% 4.62% 3.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.74% 17.00% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 60 102 74
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £34,500 £26,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £53,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -10.00%

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 680 694 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 22.07% 27.19% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 491 598 483
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £63,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 43 (58.90%) Linux
2 42 (57.53%) Software Engineering
3 36 (49.32%) Java
4 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (45.21%) Degree
6 32 (43.84%) Relational Database
7 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
8 26 (35.62%) Python
8 26 (35.62%) Validation
9 22 (30.14%) C++
10 21 (28.77%) HTML
10 21 (28.77%) CSS
10 21 (28.77%) SDLC
11 20 (27.40%) Debian
12 18 (24.66%) OO
13 17 (23.29%) PHP
14 15 (20.55%) OOP
14 15 (20.55%) Google
14 15 (20.55%) jQuery
14 15 (20.55%) HTML5
14 15 (20.55%) CSS3
15 14 (19.18%) C#
16 13 (17.81%) Spring
16 13 (17.81%) Logistics
16 13 (17.81%) Mercurial
16 13 (17.81%) Release Management
17 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
17 12 (16.44%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (16.44%) MVC
18 11 (15.07%) GIS

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 (9.59%) nginx
2 1 (1.37%) Apache
2 1 (1.37%) Drupal
2 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) HipChat
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.59%) Dropbox
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.37%) GitHub
4 1 (1.37%) Serverless
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) SAN
2 2 (2.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.84%) Relational Database
2 12 (16.44%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (15.07%) Apache Hive
3 11 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (15.07%) Geospatial Data
3 11 (15.07%) GIS
3 11 (15.07%) Hadoop
4 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (10.96%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
7 5 (6.85%) Couchbase
8 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.37%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.37%) Informix
9 1 (1.37%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Mercurial
2 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 10 (13.70%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.59%) Multimedia
2 7 (9.59%) Publishing
3 6 (8.22%) Electronics
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Finance
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (65.75%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) C++ Developer
2 14 (19.18%) Linux Developer
2 14 (19.18%) Software Developer
3 12 (16.44%) C++ Software Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Analytics Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Report Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Team Leader
6 8 (10.96%) MySQL Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Technical Leader
6 8 (10.96%) Technical Team Leader
7 7 (9.59%) Backend Developer
8 6 (8.22%) C Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Embedded C Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) IoT Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.77%) CSS
1 21 (28.77%) HTML
2 15 (20.55%) CSS3
2 15 (20.55%) HTML5
2 15 (20.55%) jQuery
3 13 (17.81%) Spring
4 11 (15.07%) Google Maps API
4 11 (15.07%) STL
5 10 (13.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (13.70%) LAMP
5 10 (13.70%) Node.js
6 8 (10.96%) Web Services
7 7 (9.59%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (9.59%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (6.85%) .NET
8 5 (6.85%) React
9 3 (4.11%) RESTful
9 3 (4.11%) XML
10 2 (2.74%) Ajax
10 2 (2.74%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
1 11 (15.07%) Mobile Payment
2 10 (13.70%) Algorithms
2 10 (13.70%) Data Structures
3 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.59%) Digital Media
4 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.11%) Replication
6 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Life Science
7 1 (1.37%) BBC
7 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.90%) Linux
2 20 (27.40%) Debian
3 11 (15.07%) Mac OS
4 5 (6.85%) Unix
4 5 (6.85%) Windows
5 3 (4.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Software Engineering
2 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (35.62%) Validation
4 21 (28.77%) SDLC
5 18 (24.66%) OO
6 15 (20.55%) OOP
7 13 (17.81%) Logistics
7 13 (17.81%) Release Management
8 12 (16.44%) MVC
9 11 (15.07%) Analytics
9 11 (15.07%) Data Modelling
10 10 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (13.70%) High Availability
10 10 (13.70%) Line Management
11 8 (10.96%) Artificial Intelligence
11 8 (10.96%) Deployment Automation
11 8 (10.96%) Scrum
11 8 (10.96%) Web Development
12 7 (9.59%) Asset Management
12 7 (9.59%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) Java
2 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.62%) Python
4 22 (30.14%) C++
5 17 (23.29%) PHP
6 14 (19.18%) C#
7 10 (13.70%) C
8 7 (9.59%) Erlang
8 7 (9.59%) Go
8 7 (9.59%) Haskell
9 6 (8.22%) Embedded C
9 6 (8.22%) Embedded C++
9 6 (8.22%) SQL
10 2 (2.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (45.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (9.59%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.37%) Ansible
2 1 (1.37%) Grafana
2 1 (1.37%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Google
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Perforce
2 7 (9.59%) VMware
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe
4 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.37%) Facebook