Period
to 16 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 53 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 -19 +19
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 146 126 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.02% 4.65% 5.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.13% 13.92% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 108 124 110
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -0.66% +7.86%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £52,500 £51,375
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 905 905 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 31.09% 33.38% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 735 746 606
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,200 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 16 August 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 August 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 -4 27 £35,000 +7.69% 17
Warrington +8 22 £47,500 +31.03% 11
Knutsford +7 20 £47,500 -
Daresbury - 11 - -
Runcorn +14 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Macclesfield -6 8 £23,000 -44.24%
Crewe -19 8 £37,500 - 1
Wilmslow +1 5 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Nantwich - 3 £42,500 -
Congleton - 2 £48,750 - 1
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 108 (73.97%) JavaScript
2 85 (58.22%) PHP
3 65 (44.52%) HTML
4 61 (41.78%) CSS
4 61 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (40.41%) MVC
6 58 (39.73%) SQL
7 56 (38.36%) Web Services
8 53 (36.30%) SQL Server
9 51 (34.93%) Java
10 50 (34.25%) Amazon AWS
11 48 (32.88%) Linux
12 46 (31.51%) OO
13 37 (25.34%) REST
14 36 (24.66%) jQuery
15 35 (23.97%) Python
16 34 (23.29%) Unix
16 34 (23.29%) Git (software)
16 34 (23.29%) Laravel
17 33 (22.60%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (21.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 31 (21.23%) MongoDB
19 31 (21.23%) Web Development
20 30 (20.55%) Oracle
21 29 (19.86%) AngularJS
21 29 (19.86%) Greenfield Project
22 28 (19.18%) Test Automation
23 26 (17.81%) GitHub
24 24 (16.44%) Software Engineering
25 23 (15.75%) Spring

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 11 (7.53%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.79%) Apache
2 7 (4.79%) IIS
3 5 (3.42%) Drupal
4 4 (2.74%) JBoss
5 3 (2.05%) WordPress
6 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.37%) Resin
6 2 (1.37%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.68%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (34.25%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (17.81%) GitHub
3 12 (8.22%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) Firebase
4 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) Route 53
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.42%) DNS
3 3 (2.05%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (2.05%) SMS
4 2 (1.37%) FTP
4 2 (1.37%) HTTP
4 2 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.37%) SSH
5 1 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (36.30%) SQL Server
2 31 (21.23%) MongoDB
3 21 (14.38%) MariaDB
4 16 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.74%) Big Data
7 4 (2.74%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.05%) OLAP
8 3 (2.05%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.37%) GIS
9 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (23.29%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.01%) PHPUnit
3 6 (4.11%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.74%) CA Release Automation
4 4 (2.74%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.74%) Subversion
5 3 (2.05%) JIRA
5 3 (2.05%) Maven
6 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.37%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.37%) Xcode
7 1 (0.68%) Bundler
7 1 (0.68%) Gradle
7 1 (0.68%) Grunt
7 1 (0.68%) gulp
7 1 (0.68%) JUnit
7 1 (0.68%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 13 (8.90%) Advertising
2 7 (4.79%) Finance
3 6 (4.11%) Marketing
4 4 (2.74%) Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Law
5 3 (2.05%) Retail
6 2 (1.37%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (67.81%) Developer
2 47 (32.19%) PHP Developer
3 16 (10.96%) Software Developer
3 16 (10.96%) Software Engineer
4 15 (10.27%) Backend Developer
4 15 (10.27%) Java Engineer
4 15 (10.27%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (9.59%) MySQL Developer
5 14 (9.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 13 (8.90%) Junior
6 13 (8.90%) Junior Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Web Developer
8 9 (6.16%) .NET Developer
8 9 (6.16%) Python Developer
9 8 (5.48%) DBA
9 8 (5.48%) Junior PHP Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.79%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (44.52%) HTML
2 61 (41.78%) CSS
3 56 (38.36%) Web Services
4 37 (25.34%) REST
5 36 (24.66%) jQuery
6 34 (23.29%) Laravel
7 32 (21.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 29 (19.86%) AngularJS
9 23 (15.75%) Spring
10 21 (14.38%) XML
11 20 (13.70%) Ajax
11 20 (13.70%) RabbitMQ
12 18 (12.33%) JSON
13 14 (9.59%) .NET
13 14 (9.59%) React
14 13 (8.90%) Django
14 13 (8.90%) Java EE
14 13 (8.90%) Node.js
14 13 (8.90%) SOAP
15 12 (8.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.86%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (15.07%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.74%) Blog
7 3 (2.05%) Clustering
8 2 (1.37%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.37%) Replication
8 2 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.37%) Xbox
9 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.68%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) Tandem
9 1 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.88%) Linux
2 34 (23.29%) Unix
3 15 (10.27%) Windows
4 8 (5.48%) Android
4 8 (5.48%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.42%) AIX
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.37%) SUSE
8 1 (0.68%) CentOS
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (40.41%) MVC
3 46 (31.51%) OO
4 33 (22.60%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (21.23%) Web Development
6 28 (19.18%) Test Automation
7 24 (16.44%) Software Engineering
8 21 (14.38%) API Integration
8 21 (14.38%) Dependency Injection
8 21 (14.38%) Scrum
9 19 (13.01%) Collaborative Working
9 19 (13.01%) Process Improvement
10 17 (11.64%) DevOps
11 16 (10.96%) Microservices
11 16 (10.96%) Task Automation
11 16 (10.96%) TDD
12 14 (9.59%) OO PHP
13 13 (8.90%) E-Commerce
14 12 (8.22%) Coaching
15 11 (7.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 108 (73.97%) JavaScript
2 85 (58.22%) PHP
3 58 (39.73%) SQL
4 51 (34.93%) Java
5 35 (23.97%) Python
6 16 (10.96%) C#
7 11 (7.53%) Java 8
8 10 (6.85%) Perl
8 10 (6.85%) R
9 8 (5.48%) PowerShell
10 6 (4.11%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.42%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.05%) C
12 3 (2.05%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.37%) VBScript
14 1 (0.68%) BeanShell
14 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (7.53%) Degree
2 4 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.74%) MCSE
2 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.05%) CISSP
4 2 (1.37%) CISA
4 2 (1.37%) CISM
4 2 (1.37%) OCP
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.11%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.11%) Docker
2 3 (2.05%) Terminal Services
2 3 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.05%) vSphere
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.68%) RACF
3 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.74%) BladeLogic
2 4 (2.74%) Puppet
3 2 (1.37%) Nagios
3 2 (1.37%) SCCM
3 2 (1.37%) WSUS
4 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.68%) Netcool
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Sentry
4 1 (0.68%) Terraform
4 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.68%) Webmin
Vendors
1 30 (20.55%) Oracle
2 19 (13.01%) New Relic
3 11 (7.53%) Google
4 10 (6.85%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.16%) Yahoo!
6 6 (4.11%) Zend
7 5 (3.42%) Sybase
8 4 (2.74%) CyberArk
8 4 (2.74%) VMware
9 3 (2.05%) AppDynamics
9 3 (2.05%) Citrix
10 2 (1.37%) ATG
10 2 (1.37%) Capita
10 2 (1.37%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.37%) IBM
10 2 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.37%) SAP
10 2 (1.37%) Tableau
11 1 (0.68%) RedGate
11 1 (0.68%) Splunk