Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 59 73
Rank change year-on-year -27 +14 -4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 510 575 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.60% 4.65% 4.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.09% 14.90% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 472 540 555
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £89,875 £83,875 £77,500
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 4,218 3,860 4,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 29.80% 31.18% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,847 3,520 4,050
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £39,750 £38,750 £35,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -35 374 £62,500 +13.64% 75
City of Westminster +15 17 £60,000 +8.60%
West End of London -8 17 £52,500 -25.00% 27
Southwark +5 11 £52,500 +31.25%
Camden +5 6 £55,000 +100.00%
Kensington and Chelsea -6 6 £52,500 -0.94%
MySQL
London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 208 (40.78%) JavaScript
2 205 (40.20%) Java
3 180 (35.29%) PHP
4 171 (33.53%) HTML
5 168 (32.94%) Linux
6 166 (32.55%) Amazon AWS
7 165 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
8 163 (31.96%) SQL
9 162 (31.76%) CSS
10 160 (31.37%) Python
11 131 (25.69%) Git (software)
12 109 (21.37%) Finance
13 106 (20.78%) Node.js
14 103 (20.20%) Oracle
15 96 (18.82%) Docker
16 94 (18.43%) DevOps
17 90 (17.65%) RESTful
18 85 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
19 80 (15.69%) Front End Development
20 77 (15.10%) HTML5
20 77 (15.10%) NoSQL
21 75 (14.71%) Microservices
21 75 (14.71%) Web Development
22 74 (14.51%) TDD
22 74 (14.51%) Relational Database
23 73 (14.31%) SQL Server
24 70 (13.73%) Web Services
25 67 (13.14%) Spring
25 67 (13.14%) Redis
26 66 (12.94%) Ruby

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 58 (11.37%) Apache
2 54 (10.59%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (6.67%) CMS
4 30 (5.88%) nginx
5 29 (5.69%) WordPress
6 27 (5.29%) Tomcat
7 22 (4.31%) Ethereum
8 19 (3.73%) WebSphere
9 16 (3.14%) Apache Spark
9 16 (3.14%) Drupal
10 11 (2.16%) SharePoint
11 10 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (1.37%) Apache Solr
12 7 (1.37%) Confluence
12 7 (1.37%) JBoss
13 6 (1.18%) IIS
14 4 (0.78%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.78%) SAS
15 3 (0.59%) Jetty
15 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (1.57%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (3.73%) Distributed Ledger
2 12 (2.35%) Magento
3 7 (1.37%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.39%) ScheduALL
4 2 (0.39%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.39%) Shopify
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 166 (32.55%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (12.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (8.04%) GitHub
4 34 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (6.08%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (5.69%) SaaS
7 27 (5.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (4.31%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.96%) CloudFront
9 10 (1.96%) IaaS
9 10 (1.96%) Serverless
10 9 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (1.76%) PaaS
11 8 (1.57%) Route 53
12 7 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
12 7 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
12 7 (1.37%) Office 365
12 7 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (1.18%) Apple Pay
13 6 (1.18%) Google Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.92%) DNS
2 19 (3.73%) Firewall
3 17 (3.33%) Internet
4 15 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.35%) SAN
6 11 (2.16%) VPN
7 9 (1.76%) VLAN
8 8 (1.57%) DHCP
8 8 (1.57%) SSL
9 7 (1.37%) BGP
9 7 (1.37%) BIG-IP
10 6 (1.18%) HTTP
10 6 (1.18%) LAN
10 6 (1.18%) NAS
11 5 (0.98%) SMS
11 5 (0.98%) WAN
12 3 (0.59%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.59%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 77 (15.10%) NoSQL
3 74 (14.51%) Relational Database
4 73 (14.31%) SQL Server
5 67 (13.14%) Redis
6 63 (12.35%) MongoDB
7 29 (5.69%) Blockchain
8 26 (5.10%) Amazon RDS
8 26 (5.10%) Big Data
9 24 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (3.14%) BigQuery
10 16 (3.14%) Hadoop
11 15 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (2.55%) MariaDB
12 13 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (2.35%) RDBMS
13 12 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (2.16%) HBase
15 10 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 9 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 131 (25.69%) Git (software)
2 52 (10.20%) Jenkins
3 22 (4.31%) JIRA
4 20 (3.92%) Subversion
5 14 (2.75%) Gradle
5 14 (2.75%) Grunt
5 14 (2.75%) Maven
6 12 (2.35%) Bitbucket
6 12 (2.35%) JUnit
7 11 (2.16%) gulp
7 11 (2.16%) webpack
8 9 (1.76%) Jasmine
8 9 (1.76%) Mockito
9 7 (1.37%) Ant
9 7 (1.37%) Artifactory
9 7 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.37%) RSpec
9 7 (1.37%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.18%) GitLab
10 6 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 109 (21.37%) Finance
2 40 (7.84%) Banking
3 28 (5.49%) Retail
4 26 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.92%) Marketing
6 13 (2.55%) Games
7 10 (1.96%) Publishing
8 9 (1.76%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.18%) Advertising
10 4 (0.78%) Back Office
10 4 (0.78%) Law
10 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.59%) Front Office
11 3 (0.59%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.39%) Billing
12 2 (0.39%) Digital Economy
12 2 (0.39%) Electronics
12 2 (0.39%) German Language
12 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 321 (62.94%) Developer
2 97 (19.02%) PHP Developer
3 80 (15.69%) Senior Developer
4 79 (15.49%) Java Developer
5 38 (7.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 33 (6.47%) Full Stack Developer
6 33 (6.47%) Lead Developer
6 33 (6.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 30 (5.88%) Backend Developer
8 29 (5.69%) Node.js Developer
9 26 (5.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 26 (5.10%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (4.31%) Blockchain Developer
11 21 (4.12%) Web Developer
12 20 (3.92%) Python Developer
12 20 (3.92%) Support Engineer
13 19 (3.73%) Senior PHP Developer
14 17 (3.33%) Administrator
14 17 (3.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
15 15 (2.94%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (33.53%) HTML
2 162 (31.76%) CSS
3 106 (20.78%) Node.js
4 90 (17.65%) RESTful
5 77 (15.10%) HTML5
6 70 (13.73%) Web Services
7 67 (13.14%) Spring
8 61 (11.96%) Laravel
9 60 (11.76%) jQuery
10 58 (11.37%) CSS3
10 58 (11.37%) LAMP
11 55 (10.78%) Kafka
11 55 (10.78%) RabbitMQ
12 46 (9.02%) Symfony
13 45 (8.82%) JSON
14 41 (8.04%) Spring Boot
15 39 (7.65%) React
15 39 (7.65%) XML
16 36 (7.06%) SOAP
17 34 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.39%) Fintech
2 43 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (8.24%) User Experience
4 41 (8.04%) Computer Science
5 27 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (4.31%) Bitcoin
7 17 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (3.14%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.55%) Algorithms
10 12 (2.35%) Clustering
10 12 (2.35%) Hedge funds
10 12 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (2.16%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.76%) Replication
13 7 (1.37%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.37%) Fixed Income
14 6 (1.18%) Augmented Reality
14 6 (1.18%) Data Centre
14 6 (1.18%) Reinsurance
15 5 (0.98%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 168 (32.94%) Linux
2 42 (8.24%) Windows
3 24 (4.71%) Unix
4 16 (3.14%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.75%) CentOS
5 14 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.37%) CoreOS
8 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.98%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.78%) Android
10 4 (0.78%) VMS
11 3 (0.59%) Debian
11 3 (0.59%) Solaris
11 3 (0.59%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (18.43%) DevOps
3 80 (15.69%) Front End Development
4 75 (14.71%) Microservices
4 75 (14.71%) Web Development
5 74 (14.51%) TDD
6 62 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
7 58 (11.37%) OO
8 55 (10.78%) Scrum
9 47 (9.22%) Software Engineering
9 47 (9.22%) Test Automation
10 46 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (8.43%) MVC
12 42 (8.24%) E-Commerce
13 36 (7.06%) API Design
14 31 (6.08%) BDD
14 31 (6.08%) Configuration Management
14 31 (6.08%) Open Source
15 28 (5.49%) Continuous Delivery
15 28 (5.49%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 208 (40.78%) JavaScript
2 205 (40.20%) Java
3 180 (35.29%) PHP
4 163 (31.96%) SQL
5 160 (31.37%) Python
6 66 (12.94%) Ruby
7 57 (11.18%) Bash Shell
8 35 (6.86%) Java 8
9 31 (6.08%) Perl
9 31 (6.08%) Scala
10 29 (5.69%) ES6
10 29 (5.69%) PowerShell
11 28 (5.49%) Go
12 27 (5.29%) C#
13 22 (4.31%) Solidity
14 18 (3.53%) C++
14 18 (3.53%) Shell Script
15 16 (3.14%) PHP 7
16 14 (2.75%) R
17 12 (2.35%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (8.04%) Degree
2 21 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.16%) AWS Certification
4 8 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.37%) MCSA
6 5 (0.98%) MCSE
7 2 (0.39%) OCP
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.39%) PhD
7 2 (0.39%) RHCA
8 1 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.53%) QA
2 4 (0.78%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.59%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 96 (18.82%) Docker
2 27 (5.29%) Virtual Machines
3 20 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (3.53%) Active Directory
5 10 (1.96%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.37%) iptables
7 6 (1.18%) Varnish
8 5 (0.98%) KVM
8 5 (0.98%) XenServer
9 4 (0.78%) QEMU
9 4 (0.78%) Xen
10 3 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.59%) HDFS
10 3 (0.59%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.59%) XenApp
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 61 (11.96%) Opscode Chef
2 60 (11.76%) Puppet
3 56 (10.98%) Ansible
4 40 (7.84%) Kubernetes
5 21 (4.12%) Nagios
6 20 (3.92%) Terraform
7 15 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
8 14 (2.75%) HAProxy
8 14 (2.75%) ZABBIX
9 11 (2.16%) Prometheus
9 11 (2.16%) Rancher
10 9 (1.76%) Salt
11 5 (0.98%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.98%) SCOM
12 4 (0.78%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.78%) LiteSpeed
12 4 (0.78%) Oozie
12 4 (0.78%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.78%) WSUS
13 3 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 103 (20.20%) Oracle
2 45 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 32 (6.27%) Google
4 24 (4.71%) VMware
5 17 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.75%) Tableau
7 13 (2.55%) Citrix
8 12 (2.35%) Cisco
9 11 (2.16%) Remedy
10 10 (1.96%) Zend
11 9 (1.76%) SAP
11 9 (1.76%) Splunk
12 8 (1.57%) F5
12 8 (1.57%) New Relic
12 8 (1.57%) Solace
13 7 (1.37%) ATG
13 7 (1.37%) Facebook
13 7 (1.37%) hybris
13 7 (1.37%) SaltStack
13 7 (1.37%) Talend