Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 62 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -29
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 72 105 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.19% 3.92% 4.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.18% 12.93% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64 73 110
Cheshire median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,750 £26,125
90th Percentile £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 445 812 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 25.92% 30.34% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 366 664 724
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +14.86%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 +22 15 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Chester -5 15 £28,500 -48.18% 5
Knutsford +30 13 £59,000 +57.33% 2
Crewe -5 8 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Macclesfield -3 4 £37,000 +18.40% 4
Wilmslow +16 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Nantwich +6 1 £35,000 -17.65%
Runcorn -6 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Sandbach - 1 £43,500 -
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 46 (63.89%) HTML
1 46 (63.89%) CSS
2 41 (56.94%) JavaScript
3 36 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 33 (45.83%) PHP
5 29 (40.28%) Linux
6 27 (37.50%) Node.js
7 26 (36.11%) AngularJS
8 23 (31.94%) Python
8 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (30.56%) Laravel
10 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
11 20 (27.78%) OO
12 19 (26.39%) MVC
12 19 (26.39%) Marketing
13 16 (22.22%) OOP
13 16 (22.22%) Windows
13 16 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (20.83%) Analytics
14 15 (20.83%) LAMP
14 15 (20.83%) WordPress
14 15 (20.83%) RESTful
15 14 (19.44%) Java
15 14 (19.44%) LEMP Stack
16 13 (18.06%) OO PHP
16 13 (18.06%) Perl
16 13 (18.06%) CGI
16 13 (18.06%) Performance Management
16 13 (18.06%) TDD
16 13 (18.06%) Banking

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 15 (20.83%) WordPress
2 10 (13.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) GitHub
2 8 (11.11%) Asana
3 4 (5.56%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.78%) Azure
4 2 (2.78%) SaaS
5 1 (1.39%) AWS
5 1 (1.39%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
4 2 (2.78%) DB2
4 2 (2.78%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.78%) Redis
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.89%) Bitbucket
2 10 (13.89%) GitLab
2 10 (13.89%) JIRA
3 5 (6.94%) Subversion
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.78%) Selenium
5 2 (2.78%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.39%) gulp
6 1 (1.39%) JUnit
6 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.39%) NUnit
6 1 (1.39%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.39%) TestRail
General
1 19 (26.39%) Marketing
2 13 (18.06%) Banking
3 11 (15.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.56%) Retail
5 3 (4.17%) Finance
6 2 (2.78%) Games
6 2 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (88.89%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) PHP Developer
3 21 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Programmer
5 9 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
5 9 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Java Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Java Programmer
8 6 (8.33%) Python Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Programmer
9 5 (6.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (6.94%) Tools Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Python/Django Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.89%) CSS
1 46 (63.89%) HTML
2 27 (37.50%) Node.js
3 26 (36.11%) AngularJS
4 22 (30.56%) Laravel
5 16 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (20.83%) LAMP
6 15 (20.83%) RESTful
7 14 (19.44%) LEMP Stack
8 13 (18.06%) CGI
9 8 (11.11%) jQuery
9 8 (11.11%) Tailwind CSS
10 7 (9.72%) Web Services
11 6 (8.33%) Ajax
12 5 (6.94%) .NET
12 5 (6.94%) Django
12 5 (6.94%) JSON
13 4 (5.56%) CSS3
13 4 (5.56%) HTML5
14 3 (4.17%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) User Experience
3 3 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.39%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Linux
2 16 (22.22%) Windows
3 12 (16.67%) AIX
4 9 (12.50%) Mac OS
5 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
3 20 (27.78%) OO
4 19 (26.39%) MVC
5 16 (22.22%) OOP
6 15 (20.83%) Analytics
7 13 (18.06%) OO PHP
7 13 (18.06%) Performance Management
7 13 (18.06%) TDD
8 12 (16.67%) Microservices
8 12 (16.67%) Open Source
9 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (15.28%) CRM
9 11 (15.28%) ERP
10 9 (12.50%) API Integration
11 8 (11.11%) Migration
12 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
13 6 (8.33%) Refactoring
14 5 (6.94%) Front End Development
14 5 (6.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.94%) JavaScript
2 33 (45.83%) PHP
3 23 (31.94%) Python
4 14 (19.44%) Java
5 13 (18.06%) Perl
6 11 (15.28%) SQL
7 9 (12.50%) C#
8 7 (9.72%) C
9 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.78%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) Ganglia
1 12 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Marketo
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle
1 8 (11.11%) Pardot
1 8 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (6.94%) Google
3 4 (5.56%) Zend
4 3 (4.17%) Apple
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Facebook
6 1 (1.39%) RedGate