Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
London > Central London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 59 72
Rank change year-on-year -25 +13 -7
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 496 690 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.69% 4.82% 4.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.38% 15.55% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 460 631 542
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,000 £85,000 £75,000
London median annual salary £59,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.36% +1.82% +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 4,006 4,436 4,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 29.80% 30.97% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,648 4,004 3,978
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +0.88%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -29 350 £62,500 +8.70% 86
City of Westminster -1 17 £77,500 +40.91%
West End of London -9 14 £52,500 -25.00%
Southwark +25 7 £52,500 -4.55%
Kensington and Chelsea -3 7 £52,500 -0.94%
Camden -1 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
MySQL
London

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 211 (42.54%) Java
2 208 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 194 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (32.26%) Python
5 159 (32.06%) PHP
6 154 (31.05%) Amazon AWS
7 144 (29.03%) Linux
8 141 (28.43%) HTML
9 135 (27.22%) SQL
10 131 (26.41%) CSS
11 117 (23.59%) Git (software)
12 112 (22.58%) DevOps
13 105 (21.17%) Docker
14 100 (20.16%) Node.js
15 97 (19.56%) RESTful
16 94 (18.95%) Microservices
17 93 (18.75%) Spring
17 93 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
18 90 (18.15%) Finance
19 89 (17.94%) Oracle
20 86 (17.34%) TDD
21 74 (14.92%) Web Services
22 72 (14.52%) Elasticsearch
23 70 (14.11%) SQL Server
24 68 (13.71%) Ruby
24 68 (13.71%) Relational Database
25 67 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
26 63 (12.70%) Redis
26 63 (12.70%) Fintech
27 62 (12.50%) Puppet

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 72 (14.52%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (9.27%) Apache
3 36 (7.26%) CMS
3 36 (7.26%) Tomcat
4 30 (6.05%) nginx
4 30 (6.05%) WordPress
5 17 (3.43%) Apache Spark
6 15 (3.02%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.42%) Ethereum
8 10 (2.02%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.81%) Drupal
10 8 (1.61%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.21%) SAS
12 5 (1.01%) IIS
12 5 (1.01%) JBoss
13 4 (0.81%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.60%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.60%) Confluence
14 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.60%) uWSGI
Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.42%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.60%) Magento
3 2 (0.40%) ScheduALL
3 2 (0.40%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.40%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 154 (31.05%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (10.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (6.25%) SaaS
4 30 (6.05%) GitHub
5 25 (5.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (3.63%) Amazon S3
8 13 (2.62%) Serverless
9 12 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (2.22%) CloudFront
11 9 (1.81%) PaaS
12 8 (1.61%) Office 365
12 8 (1.61%) Route 53
13 7 (1.41%) Data Lake Analytics
13 7 (1.41%) IaaS
13 7 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (1.01%) Apple Pay
15 5 (1.01%) Google Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.23%) DNS
2 17 (3.43%) Firewall
3 12 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.42%) VLAN
4 11 (2.22%) SAN
4 11 (2.22%) VPN
5 10 (2.02%) BIG-IP
5 10 (2.02%) SSL
6 9 (1.81%) Internet
7 8 (1.61%) DHCP
7 8 (1.61%) HTTP
8 6 (1.21%) BGP
9 5 (1.01%) LAN
10 4 (0.81%) NAS
10 4 (0.81%) WAN
11 3 (0.60%) Intranet
11 3 (0.60%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.60%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 70 (14.11%) SQL Server
3 68 (13.71%) Relational Database
4 63 (12.70%) Redis
5 62 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 59 (11.90%) MongoDB
7 35 (7.06%) Big Data
8 27 (5.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (4.23%) Amazon RDS
10 17 (3.43%) Blockchain
10 17 (3.43%) HBase
11 16 (3.23%) Hadoop
12 15 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (2.62%) Data Lake
15 12 (2.42%) MariaDB
15 12 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.81%) Amazon Redshift
16 9 (1.81%) BigQuery
17 8 (1.61%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 117 (23.59%) Git (software)
2 54 (10.89%) Jenkins
3 19 (3.83%) Gradle
4 13 (2.62%) JUnit
5 12 (2.42%) JIRA
5 12 (2.42%) Maven
5 12 (2.42%) Subversion
6 11 (2.22%) gulp
6 11 (2.22%) Mockito
7 10 (2.02%) webpack
8 9 (1.81%) Grunt
9 8 (1.61%) Bitbucket
9 8 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (1.41%) Artifactory
10 7 (1.41%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.21%) ER Studio
11 6 (1.21%) ERwin
11 6 (1.21%) Selenium
11 6 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (1.21%) TeamCity
General
1 90 (18.15%) Finance
2 33 (6.65%) Retail
3 29 (5.85%) Banking
4 25 (5.04%) Games
5 18 (3.63%) Marketing
6 17 (3.43%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.22%) Publishing
8 8 (1.61%) Advertising
9 5 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.01%) Law
10 4 (0.81%) Electronics
10 4 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.60%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.40%) Automotive
12 2 (0.40%) Back Office
12 2 (0.40%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.40%) Front Office
12 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Billing
13 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 319 (64.31%) Developer
2 101 (20.36%) Java Developer
3 89 (17.94%) PHP Developer
4 81 (16.33%) Senior Developer
5 40 (8.06%) Lead Developer
6 37 (7.46%) Senior Java Developer
7 30 (6.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 28 (5.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 26 (5.24%) Architect
10 24 (4.84%) Software Engineer
11 23 (4.64%) Backend Developer
11 23 (4.64%) Full Stack Developer
11 23 (4.64%) Python Developer
12 22 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
13 21 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 18 (3.63%) Administrator
14 18 (3.63%) Node.js Developer
14 18 (3.63%) Support Engineer
15 16 (3.23%) PHP Laravel Developer
16 15 (3.02%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (28.43%) HTML
2 131 (26.41%) CSS
3 100 (20.16%) Node.js
4 97 (19.56%) RESTful
5 93 (18.75%) Spring
6 74 (14.92%) Web Services
7 60 (12.10%) HTML5
7 60 (12.10%) Kafka
8 59 (11.90%) jQuery
8 59 (11.90%) Laravel
9 58 (11.69%) RabbitMQ
10 54 (10.89%) Spring Boot
11 47 (9.48%) LAMP
12 45 (9.07%) CSS3
13 44 (8.87%) AngularJS
13 44 (8.87%) React
14 37 (7.46%) REST
15 35 (7.06%) Symfony
16 34 (6.85%) .NET
16 34 (6.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.70%) Fintech
2 53 (10.69%) Greenfield Project
3 40 (8.06%) User Experience
4 16 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.02%) Hedge funds
6 14 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.42%) Bitcoin
9 9 (1.81%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.81%) Clustering
10 8 (1.61%) Cloud Native
10 8 (1.61%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.61%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.61%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.61%) Reinsurance
10 8 (1.61%) Replication
10 8 (1.61%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.21%) Augmented Reality
12 4 (0.81%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 144 (29.03%) Linux
2 38 (7.66%) Windows
3 22 (4.44%) Unix
4 12 (2.42%) CentOS
5 10 (2.02%) CoreOS
5 10 (2.02%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.21%) Android
7 6 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.60%) Solaris
10 3 (0.60%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.40%) Debian
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.20%) VMS
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (22.58%) DevOps
3 94 (18.95%) Microservices
4 86 (17.34%) TDD
5 60 (12.10%) Front End Development
6 54 (10.89%) Scrum
7 53 (10.69%) Web Development
8 50 (10.08%) Software Engineering
9 47 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
10 45 (9.07%) OO
11 41 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (8.06%) E-Commerce
13 39 (7.86%) Kanban
14 35 (7.06%) OOP
15 34 (6.85%) API Design
16 32 (6.45%) MVC
17 30 (6.05%) Configuration Management
18 29 (5.85%) BDD
19 28 (5.65%) Open Source
20 27 (5.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 211 (42.54%) Java
2 208 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 160 (32.26%) Python
4 159 (32.06%) PHP
5 135 (27.22%) SQL
6 68 (13.71%) Ruby
7 51 (10.28%) Java 8
8 42 (8.47%) Bash Shell
9 39 (7.86%) Scala
10 35 (7.06%) Go
11 32 (6.45%) PowerShell
12 30 (6.05%) C#
13 29 (5.85%) C++
14 21 (4.23%) ES6
15 20 (4.03%) Elixir
15 20 (4.03%) Perl
15 20 (4.03%) PHP 7
16 17 (3.43%) R
17 15 (3.02%) Groovy
18 14 (2.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (6.25%) Degree
2 20 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.41%) AWS Certification
3 7 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.21%) MCSA
5 4 (0.81%) MCSE
6 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.40%) OCP
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.40%) RHCA
7 1 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.81%) QA
2 7 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (21.17%) Docker
2 20 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.63%) Active Directory
4 16 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (2.02%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.02%) iptables
6 6 (1.21%) Varnish
7 5 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (1.01%) XenServer
8 4 (0.81%) KVM
8 4 (0.81%) QEMU
8 4 (0.81%) Xen
9 3 (0.60%) HDFS
9 3 (0.60%) XenApp
10 2 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.40%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.20%) PowerDNS
11 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 67 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 62 (12.50%) Puppet
3 61 (12.30%) Ansible
4 50 (10.08%) Kubernetes
5 20 (4.03%) Terraform
6 16 (3.23%) Nagios
7 15 (3.02%) HAProxy
8 11 (2.22%) Docker Swarm
9 10 (2.02%) ZABBIX
10 9 (1.81%) Salt
11 8 (1.61%) Prometheus
11 8 (1.61%) Rancher
12 6 (1.21%) Oozie
13 5 (1.01%) Backup Exec
13 5 (1.01%) SCOM
14 4 (0.81%) WSUS
15 3 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
15 3 (0.60%) LiteSpeed
15 3 (0.60%) SCCM
16 2 (0.40%) SCSM
Vendors
1 89 (17.94%) Oracle
2 36 (7.26%) Google
2 36 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.84%) VMware
4 13 (2.62%) Citrix
4 13 (2.62%) Facebook
5 12 (2.42%) Tableau
6 11 (2.22%) Cisco
6 11 (2.22%) Zend
7 10 (2.02%) F5
7 10 (2.02%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.02%) Remedy
8 9 (1.81%) Talend
9 7 (1.41%) NVIDIA
9 7 (1.41%) SaltStack
9 7 (1.41%) Splunk
10 6 (1.21%) IDERA
10 6 (1.21%) Solace
11 5 (1.01%) New Relic
11 5 (1.01%) Veritas