Period
to 18 August 2018

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

MySQL
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 70 73
Rank change year-on-year -23 +3 -10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 509 532 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.59% 4.25% 4.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.62% 13.76% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 472 489 628
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £77,500
London median annual salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.61% +4.55% +4.76%

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 4,382 3,865 4,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 30.89% 30.86% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3,970 3,493 4,287
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 2018. 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 -22 370 £65,000 +18.18% 99
City of Westminster +23 22 £50,000 -27.01%
West End of London -3 21 £52,500 -25.00% 24
Camden +8 18 £60,000 +118.18% 1
Southwark -20 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Kensington and Chelsea -10 3 £52,500 -0.94%
MySQL
London

For the 6 months to 18 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 Central London region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 214 (42.04%) JavaScript
2 195 (38.31%) PHP
2 195 (38.31%) Java
3 193 (37.92%) Linux
4 192 (37.72%) Amazon AWS
5 183 (35.95%) HTML
6 181 (35.56%) SQL
7 179 (35.17%) CSS
8 153 (30.06%) Python
9 152 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
10 149 (29.27%) Git (software)
11 123 (24.17%) Finance
12 114 (22.40%) Node.js
13 111 (21.81%) Docker
14 98 (19.25%) Oracle
15 97 (19.06%) DevOps
16 96 (18.86%) NoSQL
17 94 (18.47%) PostgreSQL
18 86 (16.90%) Front End Development
19 79 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
20 78 (15.32%) HTML5
20 78 (15.32%) LAMP
20 78 (15.32%) Apache
20 78 (15.32%) TDD
20 78 (15.32%) Web Development
21 76 (14.93%) Web Services
22 75 (14.73%) Redis
23 74 (14.54%) Test Automation
24 72 (14.15%) SQL Server
25 66 (12.97%) OO

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 78 (15.32%) Apache
2 36 (7.07%) WordPress
3 30 (5.89%) Tomcat
4 29 (5.70%) nginx
5 28 (5.50%) Ethereum
6 27 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
7 24 (4.72%) CMS
8 22 (4.32%) Apache Spark
8 22 (4.32%) JBoss
9 16 (3.14%) WebSphere
10 13 (2.55%) Drupal
11 11 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (1.96%) WebLogic
13 9 (1.77%) SharePoint
14 8 (1.57%) IIS
15 5 (0.98%) Confluence
15 5 (0.98%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.79%) Apache Airflow
16 4 (0.79%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.59%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (2.55%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (4.91%) Distributed Ledger
2 15 (2.95%) Magento
3 8 (1.57%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.79%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.39%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 192 (37.72%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (9.23%) GitHub
4 45 (8.84%) Cloud Computing
5 36 (7.07%) SaaS
6 35 (6.88%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (6.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (4.72%) Amazon S3
9 12 (2.36%) IaaS
10 10 (1.96%) Serverless
11 9 (1.77%) npm
12 8 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (1.57%) Route 53
13 7 (1.38%) CloudFront
13 7 (1.38%) Office 365
14 6 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
14 6 (1.18%) Sumo Logic
14 6 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.72%) DNS
2 22 (4.32%) Internet
3 18 (3.54%) Firewall
4 17 (3.34%) TCP/IP
5 15 (2.95%) VPN
6 9 (1.77%) HTTP
7 8 (1.57%) SAN
8 7 (1.38%) BGP
9 6 (1.18%) SMS
9 6 (1.18%) SSL
9 6 (1.18%) VLAN
10 5 (0.98%) DHCP
10 5 (0.98%) LAN
11 4 (0.79%) SMTP
11 4 (0.79%) VoIP
11 4 (0.79%) WAN
12 3 (0.59%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.59%) Intranet
12 3 (0.59%) PBX
12 3 (0.59%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (18.86%) NoSQL
2 94 (18.47%) PostgreSQL
3 75 (14.73%) Redis
4 72 (14.15%) SQL Server
5 59 (11.59%) MongoDB
6 58 (11.39%) Relational Database
7 37 (7.27%) Blockchain
8 30 (5.89%) Big Data
9 24 (4.72%) Amazon RDS
10 23 (4.52%) Hadoop
11 21 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (3.73%) BigQuery
14 18 (3.54%) RDBMS
15 14 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 11 (2.16%) MariaDB
17 9 (1.77%) Apache Hive
17 9 (1.77%) Oracle Database
17 9 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 149 (29.27%) Git (software)
2 62 (12.18%) Jenkins
3 33 (6.48%) Subversion
4 27 (5.30%) JIRA
5 20 (3.93%) Grunt
5 20 (3.93%) gulp
6 19 (3.73%) webpack
7 15 (2.95%) Maven
8 13 (2.55%) JUnit
9 11 (2.16%) Gradle
10 10 (1.96%) Bitbucket
10 10 (1.96%) Mocha
10 10 (1.96%) Mockito
10 10 (1.96%) Selenium
11 9 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (1.77%) Jasmine
12 8 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (1.57%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.57%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.18%) RSpec
General
1 123 (24.17%) Finance
2 48 (9.43%) Banking
3 30 (5.89%) Telecoms
4 24 (4.72%) Retail
5 17 (3.34%) Marketing
6 14 (2.75%) Advertising
7 9 (1.77%) Games
8 8 (1.57%) Automotive
8 8 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.18%) Legal
11 5 (0.98%) Publishing
12 4 (0.79%) Back Office
12 4 (0.79%) Front Office
12 4 (0.79%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.59%) Law
14 2 (0.39%) Billing
14 2 (0.39%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 307 (60.31%) Developer
2 85 (16.70%) PHP Developer
3 80 (15.72%) Senior Developer
4 61 (11.98%) Java Developer
5 42 (8.25%) Full Stack Developer
6 41 (8.06%) Backend Developer
7 39 (7.66%) DevOps Engineer
8 38 (7.47%) Node.js Developer
9 31 (6.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 28 (5.50%) Blockchain Developer
11 27 (5.30%) JavaScript Developer
12 26 (5.11%) Web Developer
13 23 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
14 20 (3.93%) Java Engineer
15 18 (3.54%) Support Engineer
16 17 (3.34%) Team Leader
17 16 (3.14%) Analyst
17 16 (3.14%) Junior
17 16 (3.14%) Python Developer
17 16 (3.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (35.95%) HTML
2 179 (35.17%) CSS
3 114 (22.40%) Node.js
4 78 (15.32%) HTML5
4 78 (15.32%) LAMP
5 76 (14.93%) Web Services
6 64 (12.57%) RESTful
7 57 (11.20%) CSS3
7 57 (11.20%) jQuery
8 51 (10.02%) Laravel
9 50 (9.82%) Symfony
10 44 (8.64%) RabbitMQ
11 43 (8.45%) React
11 43 (8.45%) Spring
12 41 (8.06%) REST
13 40 (7.86%) JSON
14 38 (7.47%) AngularJS
15 36 (7.07%) XML
16 35 (6.88%) Hibernate
17 34 (6.68%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.22%) Fintech
2 46 (9.04%) Greenfield Project
3 45 (8.84%) Computer Science
4 35 (6.88%) User Experience
5 34 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (5.50%) Bitcoin
7 24 (4.72%) Algorithms
8 23 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
9 19 (3.73%) Data Structures
10 17 (3.34%) Mobile App
11 16 (3.14%) Linux Command Line
12 13 (2.55%) Clustering
12 13 (2.55%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.77%) Replication
14 8 (1.57%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.57%) Public Cloud
14 8 (1.57%) Reference Data
14 8 (1.57%) Tandem
15 6 (1.18%) Fixed Income
15 6 (1.18%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 193 (37.92%) Linux
2 42 (8.25%) Windows
3 29 (5.70%) Unix
4 19 (3.73%) CentOS
4 19 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.14%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.96%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.38%) Android
8 7 (1.38%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.38%) Debian
9 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.98%) VMS
11 3 (0.59%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.59%) Solaris
11 3 (0.59%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (19.06%) DevOps
3 86 (16.90%) Front End Development
4 78 (15.32%) TDD
4 78 (15.32%) Web Development
5 74 (14.54%) Test Automation
6 66 (12.97%) OO
7 63 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
8 62 (12.18%) Software Engineering
9 61 (11.98%) MVC
10 59 (11.59%) Scrum
11 53 (10.41%) Microservices
12 46 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (8.84%) Open Source
14 38 (7.47%) BDD
15 35 (6.88%) API Development
16 32 (6.29%) API Design
16 32 (6.29%) Data Security
17 31 (6.09%) OOP
18 30 (5.89%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 214 (42.04%) JavaScript
2 195 (38.31%) Java
2 195 (38.31%) PHP
3 181 (35.56%) SQL
4 153 (30.06%) Python
5 57 (11.20%) Bash Shell
6 55 (10.81%) Ruby
7 47 (9.23%) ES6
8 37 (7.27%) Perl
9 31 (6.09%) Go
10 29 (5.70%) Solidity
11 26 (5.11%) Java 8
12 23 (4.52%) PowerShell
13 22 (4.32%) C#
14 21 (4.13%) Scala
15 20 (3.93%) C++
16 18 (3.54%) Shell Script
17 16 (3.14%) TypeScript
18 13 (2.55%) C
18 13 (2.55%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 43 (8.45%) Degree
2 22 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.96%) AWS Certification
4 6 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.98%) MCSA
5 5 (0.98%) MCSE
6 3 (0.59%) PhD
7 1 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.52%) QA
2 11 (2.16%) GCP
3 3 (0.59%) GDPR
3 3 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 111 (21.81%) Docker
2 33 (6.48%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (2.55%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.57%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.98%) XenServer
7 4 (0.79%) KVM
8 3 (0.59%) HDFS
8 3 (0.59%) iptables
8 3 (0.59%) QEMU
8 3 (0.59%) Varnish
8 3 (0.59%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.59%) Xen
8 3 (0.59%) XenApp
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.20%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (10.81%) Ansible
2 54 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
2 54 (10.61%) Puppet
3 48 (9.43%) Kubernetes
4 30 (5.89%) Nagios
5 28 (5.50%) Terraform
6 19 (3.73%) ZABBIX
7 15 (2.95%) Docker Swarm
7 15 (2.95%) Prometheus
8 11 (2.16%) HAProxy
9 10 (1.96%) Rancher
9 10 (1.96%) Salt
10 5 (0.98%) SCOM
11 4 (0.79%) Cobbler
11 4 (0.79%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 4 (0.79%) LiteSpeed
11 4 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 98 (19.25%) Oracle
2 44 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 31 (6.09%) Google
4 24 (4.72%) VMware
5 20 (3.93%) Red Hat
6 15 (2.95%) New Relic
6 15 (2.95%) Splunk
7 12 (2.36%) SAP
8 10 (1.96%) Adobe
8 10 (1.96%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.77%) Citrix
9 9 (1.77%) IBM
9 9 (1.77%) Tableau
10 8 (1.57%) ATG
10 8 (1.57%) hybris
10 8 (1.57%) SaltStack
10 8 (1.57%) Solace
11 7 (1.38%) Cisco
11 7 (1.38%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.38%) Remedy