Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 158 83 87
Rank change year-on-year -75 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 114 150 459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.67% 3.35% 3.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.72% 12.09% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 98 102 429
10th Percentile £45,529 £46,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £59,063 £52,813 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +12.50%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £98,250 £90,000 £95,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +12.00% +4.17%

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 1,994 1,241 3,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 29.26% 27.68% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,759 1,051 3,597
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +3.17%
75th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £98,750 £95,100
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Central London

MySQL
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MySQL in Central London.

Salary trend for MySQL in Central London

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in Central London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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 21 September 2021. 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 -72 101 £70,000 - 66
City of Westminster -17 2 £75,000 +15.38%
Kensington and Chelsea - 2 £85,000 -
West End of London -17 1 £90,000 +28.57% 1
MySQL
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 64 (56.14%) SQL
2 43 (37.72%) Java
3 42 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (35.96%) PostgreSQL
5 40 (35.09%) Finance
6 39 (34.21%) Python
6 39 (34.21%) Docker
7 36 (31.58%) Microservices
7 36 (31.58%) AWS
8 34 (29.82%) PHP
8 34 (29.82%) Kubernetes
9 33 (28.95%) Oracle
9 33 (28.95%) NoSQL
10 30 (26.32%) MongoDB
11 29 (25.44%) HTML
11 29 (25.44%) CSS
11 29 (25.44%) Redis
12 27 (23.68%) Software Engineering
13 26 (22.81%) React
14 25 (21.93%) JavaScript
15 24 (21.05%) Data Modelling
15 24 (21.05%) Scrum
15 24 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
16 23 (20.18%) DevOps
17 21 (18.42%) Node.js
18 20 (17.54%) RabbitMQ
19 19 (16.67%) Hadoop
19 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
19 19 (16.67%) GCP
20 18 (15.79%) Big Data

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 24 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (13.16%) Apache Solr
3 13 (11.40%) CMS
3 13 (11.40%) Drupal
4 7 (6.14%) Apache Spark
4 7 (6.14%) nginx
5 5 (4.39%) Moodle
6 4 (3.51%) SAS
7 3 (2.63%) Apache
7 3 (2.63%) Confluence
7 3 (2.63%) SugarCRM
8 2 (1.75%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (1.75%) WordPress
9 1 (0.88%) Apache Pulsar
9 1 (0.88%) Appian
9 1 (0.88%) IIS
9 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.88%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.88%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.88%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 36 (31.58%) AWS
2 19 (16.67%) GCP
3 11 (9.65%) Azure
4 8 (7.02%) Snowflake
5 5 (4.39%) Serverless
6 4 (3.51%) Power Platform
6 4 (3.51%) SaaS
7 3 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.63%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.75%) Apigee
8 2 (1.75%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.75%) GitHub
8 2 (1.75%) Google Data Studio
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.88%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.88%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.88%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) SMTP
2 1 (0.88%) SSL
2 1 (0.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.96%) PostgreSQL
2 33 (28.95%) NoSQL
3 30 (26.32%) MongoDB
4 29 (25.44%) Redis
5 19 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 18 (15.79%) Big Data
7 16 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (10.53%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (8.77%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (7.89%) Relational Database
11 8 (7.02%) Amazon Aurora
12 7 (6.14%) OLTP
13 6 (5.26%) Apache Hive
13 6 (5.26%) Metadata
13 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
13 6 (5.26%) RDBMS
13 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.65%) webpack
3 7 (6.14%) ER Studio
3 7 (6.14%) ERwin
3 7 (6.14%) GitLab
4 6 (5.26%) Gradle
4 6 (5.26%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (4.39%) Subversion
5 5 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.39%) Toad
5 5 (4.39%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.63%) JIRA
8 2 (1.75%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.88%) AppScan
9 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.88%) GDB
9 1 (0.88%) Maven
9 1 (0.88%) Sourcetree
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (35.09%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Social Skills
3 7 (6.14%) Banking
3 7 (6.14%) Public Sector
4 6 (5.26%) Advertising
5 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.39%) Front Office
5 5 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (3.51%) Marketing
7 3 (2.63%) Publishing
8 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.75%) Law
9 1 (0.88%) Electronics
9 1 (0.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.88%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.88%) Public Speaking
9 1 (0.88%) Retail
9 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (56.14%) Developer
2 20 (17.54%) Senior Developer
3 15 (13.16%) Data Engineer
4 13 (11.40%) PHP Developer
5 11 (9.65%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Architect
7 7 (6.14%) Big Data Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.26%) Database Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Moodle Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) E-Commerce Developer
10 4 (3.51%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 4 (3.51%) Informatica Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.44%) CSS
1 29 (25.44%) HTML
2 26 (22.81%) React
3 21 (18.42%) Node.js
4 20 (17.54%) RabbitMQ
5 16 (14.04%) React Native
6 13 (11.40%) RESTful
7 12 (10.53%) Web Services
8 11 (9.65%) Express
9 10 (8.77%) AngularJS
9 10 (8.77%) Vue.js
10 8 (7.02%) Symfony
11 7 (6.14%) .NET
11 7 (6.14%) Micronaut
11 7 (6.14%) Ratpack
11 7 (6.14%) Spring
12 6 (5.26%) Django
12 6 (5.26%) jQuery
12 6 (5.26%) Kafka
12 6 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.63%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.75%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.75%) Blog
5 2 (1.75%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.75%) Media Streaming
5 2 (1.75%) Podcast
6 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) Derivative
6 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) User Experience
6 1 (0.88%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.40%) Linux
2 10 (8.77%) Unix
3 2 (1.75%) Android
3 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) CentOS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.58%) Microservices
3 27 (23.68%) Software Engineering
4 24 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 24 (21.05%) Scrum
5 23 (20.18%) DevOps
6 17 (14.91%) TDD
7 16 (14.04%) Fintech
8 15 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 14 (12.28%) Analytics
10 13 (11.40%) Data Analysis
10 13 (11.40%) Test Automation
11 12 (10.53%) BDD
12 11 (9.65%) Asynchronous Programming
12 11 (9.65%) Data Engineering
12 11 (9.65%) Full Stack Development
12 11 (9.65%) Sprint Planning
12 11 (9.65%) Sprint Retrospective
13 10 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (7.89%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 64 (56.14%) SQL
2 43 (37.72%) Java
3 39 (34.21%) Python
4 34 (29.82%) PHP
5 25 (21.93%) JavaScript
6 12 (10.53%) Scala
7 10 (8.77%) C#
8 7 (6.14%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.14%) Go
8 7 (6.14%) TypeScript
9 6 (5.26%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.51%) HiveQL
10 4 (3.51%) Ruby
11 3 (2.63%) C++
11 3 (2.63%) Java 8
11 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.75%) VBA
13 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (13.16%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.63%) PhD
4 2 (1.75%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.88%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.88%) CEH
5 1 (0.88%) CISA
5 1 (0.88%) CISSP
5 1 (0.88%) EC-Council LPT
5 1 (0.88%) ECSA
5 1 (0.88%) SANS
5 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) Data Quality
2 12 (10.53%) QA
3 2 (1.75%) PSD2
4 1 (0.88%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (34.21%) Docker
2 4 (3.51%) HDFS
3 3 (2.63%) OpenAM
3 3 (2.63%) OpenDJ
4 1 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (29.82%) Kubernetes
2 8 (7.02%) Ansible
3 5 (4.39%) Puppet
4 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.63%) Grafana
5 3 (2.63%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.75%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.75%) Salt
6 2 (1.75%) Terraform
7 1 (0.88%) Consul
7 1 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.88%) Graphite
7 1 (0.88%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.88%) Mesos
7 1 (0.88%) Nessus
7 1 (0.88%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 33 (28.95%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) Google
3 8 (7.02%) Databricks
4 4 (3.51%) Informatica
4 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.51%) Talend
5 3 (2.63%) ForgeRock
6 2 (1.75%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.75%) IBM
6 2 (1.75%) Teradata
7 1 (0.88%) Actuate
7 1 (0.88%) F5
7 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.88%) Netezza
7 1 (0.88%) Pega
7 1 (0.88%) Qualys
7 1 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) Splunk
7 1 (0.88%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) Zend