Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 44 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +28
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 200 121 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 6.44% 5.07% 5.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.69% 14.92% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 144 120 102
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £22,050
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,000 £48,625
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% 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 1,016 811 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 32.71% 34.00% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 807 679 633
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Chester +3 42 £35,000 +7.69% 16
Warrington +19 32 £50,000 +42.86% 9
Knutsford -3 27 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Runcorn +11 14 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Crewe -18 14 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Macclesfield -15 11 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Alderley Edge - 6 £29,500 -
Northwich -3 3 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Nantwich - 2 £45,000 - 3
Congleton - 2 £48,750 -
Wilmslow +3 1 - - 1
Daresbury - 1 - -
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 127 (63.50%) JavaScript
2 107 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (49.00%) PHP
4 80 (40.00%) HTML
5 76 (38.00%) Linux
6 75 (37.50%) CSS
7 72 (36.00%) SQL
8 67 (33.50%) Java
9 66 (33.00%) Amazon AWS
10 62 (31.00%) MVC
11 57 (28.50%) Web Services
11 57 (28.50%) SQL Server
12 50 (25.00%) jQuery
13 48 (24.00%) AngularJS
14 47 (23.50%) MongoDB
15 46 (23.00%) Laravel
15 46 (23.00%) Git (software)
16 45 (22.50%) Oracle
16 45 (22.50%) Python
17 42 (21.00%) OO
18 41 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
19 38 (19.00%) Software Engineering
19 38 (19.00%) Unix
19 38 (19.00%) REST
20 36 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 34 (17.00%) Scrum
22 32 (16.00%) Test Automation
22 32 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
23 30 (15.00%) Spring
24 29 (14.50%) Windows

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 22 (11.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (5.00%) JBoss
3 9 (4.50%) Apache
4 8 (4.00%) IIS
5 6 (3.00%) Drupal
6 4 (2.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.50%) nginx
7 3 (1.50%) Resin
7 3 (1.50%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.50%) WordPress
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.50%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (9.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 66 (33.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (11.50%) GitHub
3 22 (11.00%) DigitalOcean
4 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) Firebase
5 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.50%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.00%) DNS
3 7 (3.50%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.00%) FTP
4 2 (1.00%) HTTP
4 2 (1.00%) SSH
5 1 (0.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (28.50%) SQL Server
2 47 (23.50%) MongoDB
3 23 (11.50%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.00%) Big Data
5 9 (4.50%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (3.50%) MariaDB
8 5 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (2.00%) Power BI
9 4 (2.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.50%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.00%) OLTP
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (1.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (23.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.00%) PHPUnit
3 21 (10.50%) Jenkins
4 15 (7.50%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.00%) JIRA
6 11 (5.50%) Subversion
7 10 (5.00%) JUnit
8 8 (4.00%) Mercurial
9 6 (3.00%) CA Release Automation
9 6 (3.00%) Gradle
9 6 (3.00%) Liquibase
10 5 (2.50%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.50%) Maven
10 5 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.50%) Bundler
12 1 (0.50%) Grunt
12 1 (0.50%) gulp
12 1 (0.50%) webpack
General
1 18 (9.00%) Finance
2 16 (8.00%) Advertising
3 11 (5.50%) Banking
4 9 (4.50%) Marketing
5 5 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.50%) Law
6 4 (2.00%) Games
6 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.50%) Back Office
7 3 (1.50%) Retail
8 2 (1.00%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 139 (69.50%) Developer
2 53 (26.50%) PHP Developer
3 28 (14.00%) Software Developer
4 22 (11.00%) MySQL Developer
4 22 (11.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 21 (10.50%) Java Developer
6 20 (10.00%) MongoDB Developer
6 20 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 18 (9.00%) .NET Developer
8 17 (8.50%) Java Engineer
8 17 (8.50%) Java Software Engineer
9 16 (8.00%) Senior Developer
10 14 (7.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
10 14 (7.00%) Python Developer
11 12 (6.00%) Backend Developer
12 10 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.00%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (40.00%) HTML
2 75 (37.50%) CSS
3 57 (28.50%) Web Services
4 50 (25.00%) jQuery
5 48 (24.00%) AngularJS
6 46 (23.00%) Laravel
7 38 (19.00%) REST
8 36 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 30 (15.00%) Spring
10 26 (13.00%) .NET
11 23 (11.50%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (9.00%) ASP.NET
12 18 (9.00%) Django
12 18 (9.00%) React
13 17 (8.50%) Node.js
14 16 (8.00%) JSON
15 15 (7.50%) Java EE
16 13 (6.50%) J2EE
17 12 (6.00%) Ajax
17 12 (6.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (14.50%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (4.50%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.50%) Clustering
6 4 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.00%) User Experience
7 3 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.50%) CCTV
9 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.50%) iSeries
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Replication
9 1 (0.50%) Tandem
9 1 (0.50%) Wiki
9 1 (0.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 76 (38.00%) Linux
2 38 (19.00%) Unix
3 29 (14.50%) Windows
4 10 (5.00%) Android
4 10 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.00%) AIX
6 7 (3.50%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.00%) Debian
8 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.00%) SUSE
9 1 (0.50%) CentOS
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (53.50%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (31.00%) MVC
3 42 (21.00%) OO
4 41 (20.50%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (19.00%) Software Engineering
6 34 (17.00%) Scrum
7 32 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 24 (12.00%) DevOps
9 22 (11.00%) Collaborative Working
9 22 (11.00%) Dependency Injection
9 22 (11.00%) Process Improvement
10 20 (10.00%) Web Development
11 17 (8.50%) Mentoring
11 17 (8.50%) Microservices
11 17 (8.50%) TDD
12 15 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (6.50%) Coaching
14 12 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (6.00%) Creative Thinking
14 12 (6.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 127 (63.50%) JavaScript
2 98 (49.00%) PHP
3 72 (36.00%) SQL
4 67 (33.50%) Java
5 45 (22.50%) Python
6 28 (14.00%) C#
7 15 (7.50%) Java 8
7 15 (7.50%) PowerShell
8 10 (5.00%) R
8 10 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.50%) Perl
11 6 (3.00%) C
11 6 (3.00%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.50%) Embedded C
12 5 (2.50%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.00%) PHP 5
14 3 (1.50%) C++
15 2 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (9.00%) Degree
2 8 (4.00%) MCSE
2 8 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.00%) CISSP
5 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.50%) OCP
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.00%) Docker
2 8 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.50%) Terminal Services
3 7 (3.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) BladeLogic
1 6 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.50%) Puppet
3 3 (1.50%) Nagios
4 2 (1.00%) SCCM
4 2 (1.00%) WSUS
5 1 (0.50%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.50%) Netcool
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (0.50%) Terraform
5 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (22.50%) Oracle
2 22 (11.00%) New Relic
3 18 (9.00%) Google
4 14 (7.00%) Zend
5 12 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.50%) VMware
6 9 (4.50%) Yahoo!
7 8 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.50%) Sybase
9 4 (2.00%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.00%) Capita
9 4 (2.00%) IBM
10 3 (1.50%) ATG
10 3 (1.50%) Citrix
10 3 (1.50%) Tableau
11 2 (1.00%) Cognizant
11 2 (1.00%) HP
11 2 (1.00%) Novell
11 2 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.00%) Sun