Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 31 37
Rank change year-on-year -34 +6 +23
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 126 155 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.10% 6.84% 6.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.50% 20.48% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 108 161 170
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £50,025
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

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 933 757 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.37% 33.42% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 771 681 1098
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% +2.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -5 23 £32,500 -23.53% 3
Warrington -12 23 £39,000 -13.33% 3
Knutsford -23 20 £42,500 +57.41% 3
Macclesfield -17 17 £42,500 +21.43% 4
Crewe +5 11 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Northwich +10 4 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Congleton - 3 £47,500 -
Runcorn -5 1 £55,000 +29.41%
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 62 (49.21%) PHP
2 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 49 (38.89%) Java
3 49 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (31.75%) CSS
5 39 (30.95%) HTML
6 38 (30.16%) SQL
7 37 (29.37%) Linux
8 29 (23.02%) Git (software)
9 27 (21.43%) jQuery
9 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 27 (21.43%) MVC
10 26 (20.63%) Oracle
11 25 (19.84%) Python
12 23 (18.25%) .NET
12 23 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (16.67%) C#
14 20 (15.87%) Web Services
14 20 (15.87%) Tomcat
15 19 (15.08%) Windows
15 19 (15.08%) Apache
15 19 (15.08%) Software Engineering
16 17 (13.49%) Web Development
16 17 (13.49%) Finance
17 16 (12.70%) Advertising
17 16 (12.70%) MongoDB
17 16 (12.70%) AngularJS
18 15 (11.90%) Laravel
18 15 (11.90%) LAMP
18 15 (11.90%) ASP.NET

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 20 (15.87%) Tomcat
2 19 (15.08%) Apache
3 12 (9.52%) JBoss
4 10 (7.94%) IIS
5 6 (4.76%) CMS
5 6 (4.76%) Drupal
6 5 (3.97%) nginx
7 4 (3.17%) WordPress
8 2 (1.59%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.79%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.79%) Confluence
9 1 (0.79%) Resin
9 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.56%) GitHub
3 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.17%) SaaS
5 3 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.38%) CloudFront
5 3 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.59%) AdWords
6 2 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.59%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) Intranet
2 2 (1.59%) PBX
3 1 (0.79%) DNS
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) LAN
3 1 (0.79%) VPN
3 1 (0.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.79%) WebEx
3 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.79%) Wireless
3 1 (0.79%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.70%) MongoDB
3 14 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.76%) Power BI
7 5 (3.97%) MariaDB
7 5 (3.97%) NoSQL
7 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.17%) Big Data
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.59%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (23.02%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.14%) JIRA
4 8 (6.35%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.56%) Subversion
6 3 (2.38%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.38%) PHPUnit
6 3 (2.38%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.59%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.79%) Grunt
8 1 (0.79%) gulp
8 1 (0.79%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.79%) Maven
8 1 (0.79%) PhpStorm
General
1 17 (13.49%) Finance
2 16 (12.70%) Advertising
3 10 (7.94%) Retail
4 7 (5.56%) Banking
4 7 (5.56%) Marketing
5 6 (4.76%) Back Office
6 5 (3.97%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.17%) Games
8 3 (2.38%) Multimedia
9 2 (1.59%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.59%) Law
9 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (70.63%) Developer
2 36 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 17 (13.49%) Software Developer
4 13 (10.32%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Java Engineer
6 11 (8.73%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.94%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.94%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (7.94%) Senior PHP Developer
8 9 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Java Developer
9 8 (6.35%) Senior Java Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.75%) CSS
2 39 (30.95%) HTML
3 27 (21.43%) jQuery
4 23 (18.25%) .NET
5 20 (15.87%) Web Services
6 16 (12.70%) AngularJS
7 15 (11.90%) ASP.NET
7 15 (11.90%) LAMP
7 15 (11.90%) Laravel
7 15 (11.90%) Spring
8 10 (7.94%) HTML5
9 9 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
9 9 (7.14%) CSS3
9 9 (7.14%) React
10 8 (6.35%) Node.js
11 7 (5.56%) JSON
11 7 (5.56%) Middleware
11 7 (5.56%) Symfony
12 6 (4.76%) Django
12 6 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.17%) User Experience
5 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.38%) Video Editing
6 2 (1.59%) Animation
7 1 (0.79%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.37%) Linux
2 19 (15.08%) Windows
3 11 (8.73%) Unix
4 8 (6.35%) Android
4 8 (6.35%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.76%) AIX
6 5 (3.97%) Debian
7 4 (3.17%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.38%) CentOS
8 3 (2.38%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.43%) MVC
3 19 (15.08%) Software Engineering
4 17 (13.49%) Web Development
5 15 (11.90%) TDD
6 14 (11.11%) OOP
7 12 (9.52%) Scrum
8 11 (8.73%) DevOps
9 10 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (7.94%) ETL
10 9 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (7.14%) Visualisation
11 7 (5.56%) B2B
11 7 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.56%) OO
12 6 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.76%) Content Management
12 6 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 62 (49.21%) PHP
2 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 49 (38.89%) Java
4 38 (30.16%) SQL
5 25 (19.84%) Python
6 21 (16.67%) C#
7 11 (8.73%) VB.NET
8 9 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.14%) C
8 9 (7.14%) Perl
9 8 (6.35%) C++
10 7 (5.56%) PHP 5
11 5 (3.97%) VB
12 4 (3.17%) Go
12 4 (3.17%) PowerShell
12 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.38%) Embedded C
13 3 (2.38%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.79%) ISEB
2 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Docker
2 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.76%) Ansible
1 6 (4.76%) BladeLogic
1 6 (4.76%) CA Wily
2 5 (3.97%) Puppet
3 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.59%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.59%) Salt
4 1 (0.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (20.63%) Oracle
2 12 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.94%) Google
4 8 (6.35%) Tableau
4 8 (6.35%) Zend
5 7 (5.56%) Sybase
6 6 (4.76%) AppDynamics
6 6 (4.76%) Splunk
7 4 (3.17%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.38%) Adobe
8 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.38%) Twitter
8 3 (2.38%) Vertica
9 2 (1.59%) ParAccel
9 2 (1.59%) Talend
10 1 (0.79%) ATG
10 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.79%) Juniper
10 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.79%) VMware