Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 60 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 -26 +6
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 99 122 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.83% 4.03% 6.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.76% 13.44% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 66 106 157
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £27,375 £27,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,625 £55,000 £61,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 776 908 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 29.98% 29.96% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 629 755 682
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +16.44% -8.75%
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Cheshire

MySQL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Cheshire

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Cheshire

MySQL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Warrington +8 25 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Daresbury - 14 - -
Chester -3 10 £48,750 +44.44% 6
Macclesfield +9 8 £25,000 -41.18% 3
Wilmslow - 7 £35,000 -
Runcorn +11 4 £36,250 -34.09% 2
Knutsford +4 4 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Nantwich - 2 £37,500 - 4
Congleton 0 1 £55,000 +15.79%
Crewe -5 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Winsford - 1 £40,000 -
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 73 (73.74%) JavaScript
2 71 (71.72%) PHP
3 56 (56.57%) HTML
4 50 (50.51%) CSS
5 47 (47.47%) SQL Server
6 46 (46.46%) SQL
7 42 (42.42%) MVC
8 40 (40.40%) jQuery
9 39 (39.39%) Web Services
9 39 (39.39%) Linux
10 37 (37.37%) OO
10 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (36.36%) REST
12 33 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
13 28 (28.28%) Laravel
13 28 (28.28%) GitHub
13 28 (28.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 28 (28.28%) Unix
14 27 (27.27%) MariaDB
14 27 (27.27%) Git (software)
14 27 (27.27%) API Integration
15 26 (26.26%) Java
16 25 (25.25%) Web Development
17 22 (22.22%) MongoDB
18 20 (20.20%) Dependency Injection
18 20 (20.20%) Test Automation
19 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
20 18 (18.18%) PHPUnit
20 18 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
20 18 (18.18%) Process Improvement

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (4.04%) Apache
2 2 (2.02%) nginx
3 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.01%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.01%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (28.28%) GitHub
3 8 (8.08%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.01%) Office 365
4 1 (1.01%) Route 53
4 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (3.03%) Firewall
1 3 (3.03%) SMS
2 2 (2.02%) DNS
2 2 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.02%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (47.47%) SQL Server
2 27 (27.27%) MariaDB
3 22 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 11 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.07%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.06%) Big Data
7 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.03%) OLAP
9 3 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.02%) GIS
10 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.01%) DB2
11 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.18%) PHPUnit
3 4 (4.04%) Xcode
4 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.01%) Gradle
5 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.01%) JUnit
5 1 (1.01%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.01%) Liquibase
5 1 (1.01%) Subversion
5 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.07%) Advertising
2 6 (6.06%) Marketing
3 3 (3.03%) Finance
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (77.78%) Developer
2 50 (50.51%) PHP Developer
3 21 (21.21%) Backend Developer
4 14 (14.14%) Junior
4 14 (14.14%) Junior Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Junior PHP Developer
5 11 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Junior Web Developer
6 10 (10.10%) MySQL Developer
6 10 (10.10%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 10 (10.10%) PHP Web Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Junior PHP Web Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Junior Backend Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.06%) DBA
11 5 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (4.04%) Administrator
12 4 (4.04%) Senior Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (56.57%) HTML
2 50 (50.51%) CSS
3 40 (40.40%) jQuery
4 39 (39.39%) Web Services
5 36 (36.36%) REST
6 28 (28.28%) Laravel
6 28 (28.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
8 16 (16.16%) XML
9 15 (15.15%) Ajax
10 12 (12.12%) JSON
11 10 (10.10%) SOAP
12 8 (8.08%) HTML5
12 8 (8.08%) Spring
13 7 (7.07%) Node.js
14 6 (6.06%) .NET
15 4 (4.04%) AngularJS
15 4 (4.04%) React Native
15 4 (4.04%) Symfony
15 4 (4.04%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.07%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.04%) Blog
4 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) Clustering
5 2 (2.02%) Replication
5 2 (2.02%) Xbox
6 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.01%) User Experience
6 1 (1.01%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 39 (39.39%) Linux
2 28 (28.28%) Unix
3 9 (9.09%) Windows
4 4 (4.04%) Android
4 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.04%) CentOS
4 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) MVC
2 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.37%) OO
3 27 (27.27%) API Integration
4 25 (25.25%) Web Development
5 20 (20.20%) Dependency Injection
5 20 (20.20%) Test Automation
6 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
7 18 (18.18%) Process Improvement
7 18 (18.18%) Task Automation
8 12 (12.12%) OO PHP
9 9 (9.09%) OOP
10 6 (6.06%) DevOps
10 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (6.06%) Webhook
11 5 (5.05%) Customer-Centricity
11 5 (5.05%) High Availability
11 5 (5.05%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (73.74%) JavaScript
2 71 (71.72%) PHP
3 46 (46.46%) SQL
4 26 (26.26%) Java
5 10 (10.10%) Perl
6 8 (8.08%) Python
7 7 (7.07%) C#
8 5 (5.05%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.05%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.04%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.03%) C++
10 3 (3.03%) Ruby
10 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.01%) C
12 1 (1.01%) Java 8
12 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) Degree
2 3 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.02%) CISA
3 2 (2.02%) CISM
3 2 (2.02%) CISSP
3 2 (2.02%) MCSE
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) OCP
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (5.05%) vSphere
2 3 (3.03%) Corosync
3 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.01%) Docker
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.01%) RACF
4 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) HAProxy
1 3 (3.03%) Icinga
1 3 (3.03%) Nagios
1 3 (3.03%) Opsview
1 3 (3.03%) Pacemaker
2 1 (1.01%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.01%) Webmin
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) New Relic
2 6 (6.06%) Oracle
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.05%) VMware
4 3 (3.03%) ArcSight
4 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.03%) CyberArk
4 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.03%) Zend
5 2 (2.02%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.02%) Sybase
5 2 (2.02%) Tableau
6 1 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.01%) SAP
6 1 (1.01%) Twitter