Period
to 27 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
London > Central London
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 84 87
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 -10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 548 528 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.26% 3.79% 3.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.13% 12.27% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 506 474 416
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%

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 Central London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,879 4,304 3,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 30.19% 30.92% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,526 3,839 3,539
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Central London

MySQL
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Central London

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Central London over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Central London

MySQL
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Central London region over the 6 months to 27 May 2019. 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
City of London +18 408 £65,000 - 18
City of Westminster -11 22 £78,750 +57.50% 1
West End of London +2 8 £80,000 +52.38%
Kensington and Chelsea - 5 £46,250 -
Lambeth -9 4 £42,500 -19.05%
Southwark +5 2 £63,750 +27.50%
Camden +2 1 - -
MySQL
London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 Central London region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 240 (43.80%) JavaScript
2 189 (34.49%) PHP
3 188 (34.31%) Amazon AWS
4 176 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (31.93%) Linux
6 165 (30.11%) Python
7 154 (28.10%) SQL
8 149 (27.19%) Java
9 142 (25.91%) SQL Server
10 137 (25.00%) HTML
11 134 (24.45%) CSS
12 130 (23.72%) Finance
13 114 (20.80%) Oracle
14 108 (19.71%) PostgreSQL
15 97 (17.70%) Microservices
16 93 (16.97%) Node.js
17 90 (16.42%) Web Services
18 89 (16.24%) Software Engineering
19 85 (15.51%) TDD
20 82 (14.96%) NoSQL
21 80 (14.60%) DevOps
21 80 (14.60%) Docker
22 79 (14.42%) RESTful
22 79 (14.42%) C#
23 78 (14.23%) .NET
24 73 (13.32%) Spring
24 73 (13.32%) Git (software)
25 62 (11.31%) Windows
26 60 (10.95%) React
27 59 (10.77%) REST

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 48 (8.76%) Elasticsearch
2 37 (6.75%) Apache
3 22 (4.01%) WordPress
4 19 (3.47%) nginx
5 17 (3.10%) CMS
6 16 (2.92%) Tomcat
7 13 (2.37%) Apache Spark
8 10 (1.82%) Drupal
9 8 (1.46%) JBoss
10 6 (1.09%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.91%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.55%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.36%) Confluence
13 2 (0.36%) Moodle
13 2 (0.36%) Mule
13 2 (0.36%) SAS
14 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.18%) IIS
14 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.18%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 15 (2.74%) Magento
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 188 (34.31%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (6.75%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (5.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (5.29%) Amazon SQS
6 27 (4.93%) AWS Lambda
7 21 (3.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 20 (3.65%) SaaS
9 18 (3.28%) Route 53
10 17 (3.10%) GitHub
10 17 (3.10%) Serverless
11 14 (2.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 14 (2.55%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.46%) Heroku
12 8 (1.46%) PaaS
13 5 (0.91%) CloudFront
13 5 (0.91%) Data Lake Analytics
13 5 (0.91%) IaaS
13 5 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.55%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.93%) HTTP
2 21 (3.83%) Firewall
3 20 (3.65%) TCP/IP
4 17 (3.10%) HTTPS
4 17 (3.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 17 (3.10%) IPsec
5 7 (1.28%) Intranet
6 6 (1.09%) DNS
7 3 (0.55%) BIG-IP
7 3 (0.55%) Internet
7 3 (0.55%) SSL
7 3 (0.55%) VLAN
8 2 (0.36%) SSH
9 1 (0.18%) DHCP
9 1 (0.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (25.91%) SQL Server
2 108 (19.71%) PostgreSQL
3 82 (14.96%) NoSQL
4 55 (10.04%) Redis
5 52 (9.49%) Relational Database
6 48 (8.76%) MongoDB
7 38 (6.93%) Big Data
8 34 (6.20%) Oracle Database
9 31 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
10 23 (4.20%) Amazon Aurora
11 22 (4.01%) Oracle Database 11g
11 22 (4.01%) Oracle Database 12c
12 20 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (3.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (2.74%) HBase
15 14 (2.55%) RDBMS
16 13 (2.37%) Hadoop
17 12 (2.19%) Apache Hive
18 10 (1.82%) Data Lake
19 9 (1.64%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 73 (13.32%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.20%) JIRA
3 31 (5.66%) Jenkins
4 21 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.37%) gulp
6 12 (2.19%) webpack
7 11 (2.01%) Selenium
8 10 (1.82%) Gradle
9 9 (1.64%) Grunt
10 8 (1.46%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.46%) Maven
11 7 (1.28%) Subversion
12 5 (0.91%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.91%) Vagrant
13 3 (0.55%) Ant
13 3 (0.55%) ERwin
13 3 (0.55%) Hudson
13 3 (0.55%) JUnit
13 3 (0.55%) Katalon Studio
13 3 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 130 (23.72%) Finance
2 43 (7.85%) Banking
3 25 (4.56%) Advertising
4 24 (4.38%) Retail
5 21 (3.83%) Games
6 18 (3.28%) Law
6 18 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.19%) Marketing
8 6 (1.09%) Electronics
8 6 (1.09%) Publishing
9 5 (0.91%) Automotive
9 5 (0.91%) Front Office
10 4 (0.73%) Back Office
11 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.55%) Legal
12 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 301 (54.93%) Developer
2 94 (17.15%) PHP Developer
3 70 (12.77%) Senior Developer
4 66 (12.04%) Java Developer
5 41 (7.48%) DBA
5 41 (7.48%) Python Engineer
6 33 (6.02%) Lead Developer
6 33 (6.02%) Software Engineer
7 31 (5.66%) Python Developer
8 24 (4.38%) .NET Developer
9 23 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
9 23 (4.20%) Oracle DBA
10 22 (4.01%) Administrator
11 20 (3.65%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 18 (3.28%) Applications Support
12 18 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
13 17 (3.10%) Security Engineer
14 16 (2.92%) Architect
14 16 (2.92%) Backend Developer
14 16 (2.92%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (25.00%) HTML
2 134 (24.45%) CSS
3 93 (16.97%) Node.js
4 90 (16.42%) Web Services
5 79 (14.42%) RESTful
6 78 (14.23%) .NET
7 73 (13.32%) Spring
8 60 (10.95%) React
9 59 (10.77%) REST
10 52 (9.49%) Laravel
11 46 (8.39%) AngularJS
12 39 (7.12%) LAMP
13 32 (5.84%) Vue.js
14 31 (5.66%) jQuery
15 29 (5.29%) RabbitMQ
16 27 (4.93%) Spring Boot
16 27 (4.93%) Symfony
17 26 (4.74%) Ajax
18 24 (4.38%) XML
19 23 (4.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.40%) Greenfield Project
2 56 (10.22%) Fintech
3 21 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.83%) User Experience
4 19 (3.47%) Freedom of Information
5 18 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.19%) Clustering
6 12 (2.19%) Spread Betting
7 10 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 10 (1.82%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.64%) Replication
9 8 (1.46%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.46%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.28%) Reinsurance
10 7 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.09%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.91%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.91%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 175 (31.93%) Linux
2 62 (11.31%) Windows
3 58 (10.58%) Unix
4 25 (4.56%) Ubuntu
5 23 (4.20%) CentOS
6 16 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.82%) Mac OS
8 9 (1.64%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.28%) Android
10 6 (1.09%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.55%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.36%) Debian
12 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (17.70%) Microservices
3 89 (16.24%) Software Engineering
4 85 (15.51%) TDD
5 80 (14.60%) DevOps
6 54 (9.85%) Problem-Solving
7 53 (9.67%) E-Commerce
8 47 (8.58%) MVC
8 47 (8.58%) Unit Testing
9 46 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (8.21%) Open Source
11 39 (7.12%) SDLC
12 37 (6.75%) Test Automation
12 37 (6.75%) Web Development
13 36 (6.57%) Multithreading
13 36 (6.57%) OOP
14 35 (6.39%) Analytics
15 34 (6.20%) Computer Science
16 33 (6.02%) Front End Development
17 31 (5.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 240 (43.80%) JavaScript
2 189 (34.49%) PHP
3 165 (30.11%) Python
4 154 (28.10%) SQL
5 149 (27.19%) Java
6 79 (14.42%) C#
7 49 (8.94%) Ruby
8 44 (8.03%) Java 8
9 42 (7.66%) Shell Script
10 34 (6.20%) Scala
11 30 (5.47%) PL/SQL
12 21 (3.83%) C++
13 16 (2.92%) Bash Shell
13 16 (2.92%) Go
13 16 (2.92%) Groovy
14 15 (2.74%) PowerShell
15 14 (2.55%) TypeScript
16 12 (2.19%) Apex Code
16 12 (2.19%) R
17 9 (1.64%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 36 (6.57%) Degree
2 32 (5.84%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (3.65%) OCP
4 20 (3.65%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.55%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.55%) CCNA
6 3 (0.55%) CCNP
6 3 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.55%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) CISSP
7 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.18%) MCSA
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.28%) QA
2 6 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 80 (14.60%) Docker
2 9 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.55%) iptables
4 3 (0.55%) Varnish
5 2 (0.36%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.36%) KVM
6 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.18%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) NFS
6 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 24 (4.38%) Puppet
3 23 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (4.01%) Data Guard
4 22 (4.01%) Oracle RMAN
5 19 (3.47%) Ansible
6 11 (2.01%) Terraform
7 7 (1.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.55%) Grafana
9 3 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.55%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.55%) Salt
10 2 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.36%) Nagios
10 2 (0.36%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.36%) Rancher
10 2 (0.36%) SCCM
11 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 114 (20.80%) Oracle
2 46 (8.39%) Google
3 38 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 20 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (3.10%) CyberArk
6 16 (2.92%) Zend
7 11 (2.01%) Facebook
8 9 (1.64%) NVIDIA
8 9 (1.64%) Sybase
9 8 (1.46%) Cloudera
9 8 (1.46%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.28%) HP
11 6 (1.09%) Tableau
12 5 (0.91%) Rackspace
13 4 (0.73%) Infragistics
14 3 (0.55%) Alteryx
14 3 (0.55%) F5
14 3 (0.55%) Splunk
14 3 (0.55%) Spotify
15 2 (0.36%) IDERA