Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 79 76
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 -8
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 396 376 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.66% 3.63% 4.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.56% 11.57% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 344 355 529
City of London median annual salary £60,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.45% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £40,075 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,125 £77,500 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,427 3,250 3,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.66% 31.38% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3,041 2,975 3,551
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the City of London

MySQL
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for MySQL in the City of London

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in the City of London

MySQL
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
London Bridge +17 11 £42,500 -29.17%
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 183 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (37.12%) JavaScript
3 138 (34.85%) PHP
3 138 (34.85%) Linux
4 137 (34.60%) SQL
5 132 (33.33%) TDD
6 131 (33.08%) Amazon AWS
7 123 (31.06%) Git (software)
8 115 (29.04%) Java
9 114 (28.79%) Finance
10 113 (28.54%) CSS
11 103 (26.01%) HTML
12 99 (25.00%) Python
13 91 (22.98%) NoSQL
13 91 (22.98%) Docker
14 80 (20.20%) SQL Server
15 76 (19.19%) PostgreSQL
16 71 (17.93%) Test Automation
17 69 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
17 69 (17.42%) Node.js
17 69 (17.42%) Unit Testing
18 68 (17.17%) jQuery
18 68 (17.17%) Web Development
19 67 (16.92%) Oracle
20 65 (16.41%) Software Engineering
21 63 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
21 63 (15.91%) LAMP
22 62 (15.66%) Apache
23 58 (14.65%) Scrum
24 53 (13.38%) DevOps

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 62 (15.66%) Apache
2 44 (11.11%) CMS
3 33 (8.33%) nginx
4 26 (6.57%) WordPress
5 23 (5.81%) Ethereum
6 21 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (4.80%) Tomcat
8 14 (3.54%) Drupal
8 14 (3.54%) JBoss
9 13 (3.28%) Apache Spark
9 13 (3.28%) WildFly
10 10 (2.53%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.77%) Hyperledger
12 6 (1.52%) Confluence
12 6 (1.52%) IIS
13 4 (1.01%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.01%) OpenStack
13 4 (1.01%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.76%) Moodle
14 3 (0.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.26%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 32 (8.08%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (1.52%) Magento
2 6 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.01%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 131 (33.08%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (9.85%) GitHub
4 30 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (6.31%) SaaS
6 21 (5.30%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (3.79%) Slack
8 14 (3.54%) Amazon S3
8 14 (3.54%) Trello
9 7 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.52%) Datadog
10 6 (1.52%) IaaS
11 5 (1.26%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (1.01%) PaaS
12 4 (1.01%) Serverless
13 3 (0.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.76%) npm
14 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.05%) Intranet
2 17 (4.29%) Internet
3 16 (4.04%) Firewall
3 16 (4.04%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.28%) HTTP
5 12 (3.03%) SSH
6 8 (2.02%) VPN
7 6 (1.52%) DNS
8 5 (1.26%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (1.01%) SMTP
10 3 (0.76%) FTP
10 3 (0.76%) SAN
10 3 (0.76%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.76%) VoIP
11 2 (0.51%) NAS
11 2 (0.51%) PBX
11 2 (0.51%) VLAN
12 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (22.98%) NoSQL
2 80 (20.20%) SQL Server
3 76 (19.19%) PostgreSQL
4 51 (12.88%) Redis
5 38 (9.60%) Blockchain
6 36 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 34 (8.59%) MongoDB
8 19 (4.80%) RDBMS
9 15 (3.79%) Big Data
9 15 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (3.28%) Hadoop
11 10 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (2.02%) HBase
14 6 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (1.52%) Neo4j
15 5 (1.26%) OLTP
15 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database
15 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 123 (31.06%) Git (software)
2 42 (10.61%) Jenkins
3 26 (6.57%) JIRA
4 22 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 20 (5.05%) Maven
6 18 (4.55%) webpack
7 16 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (2.78%) Emacs
9 10 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (2.53%) Subversion
10 8 (2.02%) Mocha
11 7 (1.77%) Babel
11 7 (1.77%) Grunt
12 6 (1.52%) gulp
12 6 (1.52%) RSpec
12 6 (1.52%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.26%) JUnit
14 4 (1.01%) Eclipse
14 4 (1.01%) Selenium
14 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 114 (28.79%) Finance
2 39 (9.85%) Banking
3 27 (6.82%) Retail
3 27 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.05%) Advertising
5 16 (4.04%) Games
6 10 (2.53%) Legal
7 8 (2.02%) Automotive
7 8 (2.02%) Marketing
8 6 (1.52%) Online Betting
8 6 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.76%) Law
10 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 238 (60.10%) Developer
2 84 (21.21%) Senior Developer
3 57 (14.39%) Java Developer
4 54 (13.64%) PHP Developer
5 30 (7.58%) Blockchain Developer
6 25 (6.31%) Web Developer
7 24 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 21 (5.30%) Technical Leader
9 20 (5.05%) Backend Developer
9 20 (5.05%) Full Stack Developer
9 20 (5.05%) Senior PHP Developer
9 20 (5.05%) Software Developer
10 19 (4.80%) Python Engineer
10 19 (4.80%) Senior Web Developer
11 18 (4.55%) Analyst
12 17 (4.29%) Senior Backend Developer
13 16 (4.04%) Node.js Developer
14 14 (3.54%) Java Engineer
14 14 (3.54%) Python Developer
15 13 (3.28%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (28.54%) CSS
2 103 (26.01%) HTML
3 69 (17.42%) Node.js
4 68 (17.17%) jQuery
5 63 (15.91%) LAMP
6 47 (11.87%) REST
6 47 (11.87%) Web Services
7 46 (11.62%) React
8 45 (11.36%) AngularJS
9 32 (8.08%) .NET
9 32 (8.08%) Symfony
10 31 (7.83%) RESTful
11 30 (7.58%) HTML5
11 30 (7.58%) Smart Contracts
12 28 (7.07%) Hibernate
13 27 (6.82%) SOAP
14 26 (6.57%) Spring
15 24 (6.06%) Laravel
16 22 (5.56%) Java EE
16 22 (5.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.88%) Fintech
2 49 (12.37%) Computer Science
3 39 (9.85%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 23 (5.81%) Bitcoin
6 21 (5.30%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (4.55%) User Experience
9 14 (3.54%) Spread Betting
10 10 (2.53%) Algorithms
10 10 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (2.02%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.52%) Clustering
12 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.26%) Public Cloud
14 4 (1.01%) BBC
14 4 (1.01%) Replication
14 4 (1.01%) RIA
14 4 (1.01%) STB
14 4 (1.01%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 138 (34.85%) Linux
2 34 (8.59%) Unix
3 25 (6.31%) Windows
4 13 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.03%) Ubuntu
6 11 (2.78%) CentOS
7 9 (2.27%) Debian
8 8 (2.02%) VMS
9 5 (1.26%) Fedora
9 5 (1.26%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.51%) Android
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (33.33%) TDD
3 71 (17.93%) Test Automation
4 69 (17.42%) Unit Testing
5 68 (17.17%) Web Development
6 65 (16.41%) Software Engineering
7 63 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (14.65%) Scrum
9 53 (13.38%) DevOps
10 42 (10.61%) Front End Development
10 42 (10.61%) Microservices
11 41 (10.35%) MVC
12 40 (10.10%) BDD
13 37 (9.34%) Mentoring
14 32 (8.08%) OO
15 30 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
15 30 (7.58%) SDLC
16 29 (7.32%) Data Security
17 28 (7.07%) KYC
17 28 (7.07%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 147 (37.12%) JavaScript
2 138 (34.85%) PHP
3 137 (34.60%) SQL
4 115 (29.04%) Java
5 99 (25.00%) Python
6 41 (10.35%) Bash Shell
7 40 (10.10%) C#
8 38 (9.60%) Ruby
9 25 (6.31%) Shell Script
10 23 (5.81%) ES6
10 23 (5.81%) Solidity
11 20 (5.05%) PHP 7
12 16 (4.04%) Perl
13 15 (3.79%) Java 8
14 12 (3.03%) Go
14 12 (3.03%) Groovy
15 10 (2.53%) C++
16 8 (2.02%) PowerShell
16 8 (2.02%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.52%) ES7
Qualifications
1 47 (11.87%) Degree
2 34 (8.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.01%) CCIE
3 4 (1.01%) CCIE Security
3 4 (1.01%) CCNA
3 4 (1.01%) CCSA
3 4 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.01%) CISM
3 4 (1.01%) CISSP
3 4 (1.01%) JNCIA
4 3 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.51%) RHCE
6 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.25%) CFA
6 1 (0.25%) MCSE
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.77%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.76%) GCP
2 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.51%) GDPR
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 91 (22.98%) Docker
2 17 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.76%) Varnish
3 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.25%) HDFS
5 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.25%) iptables
5 1 (0.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.25%) LXC
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 49 (12.37%) Ansible
2 37 (9.34%) Kubernetes
3 33 (8.33%) Puppet
4 26 (6.57%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (6.31%) Nagios
6 21 (5.30%) Terraform
7 8 (2.02%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (1.52%) Salt
9 5 (1.26%) Prometheus
9 5 (1.26%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.01%) Consul
10 4 (1.01%) Nessus
11 3 (0.76%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 3 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.51%) logstash
13 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.25%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 67 (16.92%) Oracle
2 36 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.55%) VMware
4 15 (3.79%) Splunk
5 14 (3.54%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.28%) Google
6 13 (3.28%) Zend
7 11 (2.78%) New Relic
8 10 (2.53%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.01%) Adobe
9 4 (1.01%) Arqiva
9 4 (1.01%) BT
9 4 (1.01%) Epicor
9 4 (1.01%) IFS
9 4 (1.01%) Infor
9 4 (1.01%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.01%) Sage
9 4 (1.01%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.01%) SAP
9 4 (1.01%) ServiceNow