Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 57 54
Rank change year-on-year -39 -3 -18
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 85 104 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.74% 4.53% 4.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.85% 17.72% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 56 88 114
Cambridge median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £30,375
90th Percentile £55,250 £60,375 £55,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £38,865 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.84% -5.88% +6.25%

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 717 587 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 23.13% 25.57% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 560 480 695
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £30,225 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,875 £65,000 £55,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 54 (63.53%) Java
2 51 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 50 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 48 (56.47%) Linux
4 48 (56.47%) Degree
5 42 (49.41%) CSS
6 41 (48.24%) HTML
7 40 (47.06%) Relational Database
8 38 (44.71%) HTML5
8 38 (44.71%) Validation
9 37 (43.53%) Spring
9 37 (43.53%) Web Development
10 35 (41.18%) OO
11 33 (38.82%) OOP
11 33 (38.82%) Debian
12 32 (37.65%) jQuery
12 32 (37.65%) CSS3
13 31 (36.47%) Release Management
13 31 (36.47%) Logistics
13 31 (36.47%) Mercurial
14 30 (35.29%) TDD
15 27 (31.76%) Android
15 27 (31.76%) Android Development
16 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
18 17 (20.00%) C++
18 17 (20.00%) PHP
18 17 (20.00%) Python
19 16 (18.82%) SDLC
20 13 (15.29%) Web Services

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 5 (5.88%) Apache
1 5 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.53%) JBoss
2 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.35%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.18%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.06%) SaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) DNS
2 2 (2.35%) AMQP
2 2 (2.35%) DHCP
2 2 (2.35%) Firewall
2 2 (2.35%) HTTP
2 2 (2.35%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.35%) IPv6
2 2 (2.35%) LDAP
2 2 (2.35%) OpenVPN
2 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.24%) Geospatial Data
2 7 (8.24%) GIS
2 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.71%) DB2
4 4 (4.71%) Redis
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.53%) Big Data
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.18%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.18%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.18%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 31 (36.47%) Mercurial
2 8 (9.41%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.06%) Xcode
4 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.53%) NUnit
6 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.35%) JUnit
6 2 (2.35%) Mockito
6 2 (2.35%) Selenium
6 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.35%) TestNG
7 1 (1.18%) ERwin
7 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.18%) Maven
7 1 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (8.24%) Electronics
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (69.41%) Developer
2 27 (31.76%) Web Developer
3 25 (29.41%) Graduate
3 25 (29.41%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (29.41%) Graduate Web Developer
4 12 (14.12%) PHP Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Analytics Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Report Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Linux Support
8 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (49.41%) CSS
2 41 (48.24%) HTML
3 38 (44.71%) HTML5
4 37 (43.53%) Spring
5 32 (37.65%) CSS3
5 32 (37.65%) jQuery
6 13 (15.29%) Web Services
7 10 (11.76%) LAMP
8 7 (8.24%) Google Maps API
8 7 (8.24%) REST
9 6 (7.06%) OpenGL
9 6 (7.06%) STL
10 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.71%) JSON
11 4 (4.71%) Node.js
12 3 (3.53%) JPA
12 3 (3.53%) Kafka
12 3 (3.53%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.71%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.71%) Fintech
5 4 (4.71%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.35%) PKI
6 2 (2.35%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 48 (56.47%) Linux
2 33 (38.82%) Debian
3 27 (31.76%) Android
4 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 38 (44.71%) Validation
3 37 (43.53%) Web Development
4 35 (41.18%) OO
5 33 (38.82%) OOP
6 31 (36.47%) Logistics
6 31 (36.47%) Release Management
7 30 (35.29%) TDD
8 27 (31.76%) Android Development
9 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (18.82%) SDLC
11 8 (9.41%) Analytics
12 7 (8.24%) Data Analysis
12 7 (8.24%) Statistics
13 6 (7.06%) Mathematics
13 6 (7.06%) Open Source
13 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
14 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (5.88%) Cross-Platform Development
14 5 (5.88%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 54 (63.53%) Java
2 51 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (20.00%) C++
3 17 (20.00%) PHP
3 17 (20.00%) Python
4 11 (12.94%) Perl
5 10 (11.76%) C
6 8 (9.41%) Bash Shell
6 8 (9.41%) C#
6 8 (9.41%) SQL
7 5 (5.88%) Embedded C
7 5 (5.88%) Embedded C++
7 5 (5.88%) Julia
7 5 (5.88%) R
8 4 (4.71%) Scala
9 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.53%) VBScript
10 2 (2.35%) Ruby
10 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (56.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Docker
2 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) iptables
3 2 (2.35%) NFS
3 2 (2.35%) Samba
3 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Puppet
2 6 (7.06%) Ansible
3 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Oracle
2 7 (8.24%) Google
2 7 (8.24%) VMware
3 2 (2.35%) IBM
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.18%) Informatica
4 1 (1.18%) Plumtree
4 1 (1.18%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Talend