Period
to 17 November 2017

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

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 78 77
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1 -12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 458 453 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.48% 3.87% 3.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.34% 12.89% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 423 429 586
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,500 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +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 3193 3513 5162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.22% 30.00% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2919 3223 4487
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,400 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% - -

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
London Bridge +11 10 £35,000 +27.27%
Moorgate - 1 £42,500 -
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 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 City of London region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 212 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (39.96%) Linux
3 162 (35.37%) JavaScript
4 150 (32.75%) Java
5 148 (32.31%) PHP
6 143 (31.22%) SQL Server
7 134 (29.26%) Amazon AWS
8 121 (26.42%) TDD
8 121 (26.42%) SQL
9 117 (25.55%) HTML
10 115 (25.11%) Python
11 102 (22.27%) NoSQL
12 98 (21.40%) CSS
13 97 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
14 92 (20.09%) Finance
15 86 (18.78%) Web Services
16 85 (18.56%) DevOps
17 81 (17.69%) Git (software)
18 70 (15.28%) Apache
19 69 (15.07%) LAMP
19 69 (15.07%) Puppet
20 66 (14.41%) Oracle
21 65 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
22 64 (13.97%) Degree
22 64 (13.97%) PostgreSQL
23 63 (13.76%) Windows
24 60 (13.10%) Docker
25 58 (12.66%) OO
26 56 (12.23%) Microsoft
26 56 (12.23%) Software Engineering

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 70 (15.28%) Apache
2 40 (8.73%) Tomcat
3 39 (8.52%) nginx
4 27 (5.90%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (3.71%) Apache Spark
5 17 (3.71%) WordPress
6 16 (3.49%) CMS
6 16 (3.49%) Jetty
7 15 (3.28%) IIS
7 15 (3.28%) JBoss
7 15 (3.28%) OpenStack
8 14 (3.06%) Apache Solr
9 13 (2.84%) WebLogic
10 11 (2.40%) MS Exchange
10 11 (2.40%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.97%) Confluence
11 9 (1.97%) Drupal
11 9 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
12 7 (1.53%) SharePoint
13 6 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (7.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (3.93%) Spreadsheet
3 17 (3.71%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.22%) HipChat
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.75%) Magento
2 2 (0.44%) Odoo
3 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Shopify
3 1 (0.22%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 134 (29.26%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (6.11%) SaaS
4 20 (4.37%) Office 365
5 16 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (3.06%) GitHub
7 10 (2.18%) DigitalOcean
8 9 (1.97%) IaaS
9 8 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (1.75%) Heroku
10 7 (1.53%) Amazon S3
10 7 (1.53%) PaaS
11 6 (1.31%) Slack
12 5 (1.09%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.87%) Rackspace Cloud
13 4 (0.87%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.83%) Firewall
2 27 (5.90%) Internet
3 21 (4.59%) HTTP
4 20 (4.37%) DNS
5 16 (3.49%) SSL
5 16 (3.49%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.40%) Intranet
7 7 (1.53%) DHCP
7 7 (1.53%) SAN
8 5 (1.09%) FTP
8 5 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.09%) Kerberos
8 5 (1.09%) LDAP
9 4 (0.87%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.66%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.66%) IPsec
10 3 (0.66%) LAN
10 3 (0.66%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.66%) VoIP
11 2 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (31.22%) SQL Server
2 102 (22.27%) NoSQL
3 64 (13.97%) PostgreSQL
4 52 (11.35%) MongoDB
5 38 (8.30%) Redis
6 33 (7.21%) Relational Database
7 26 (5.68%) Hadoop
8 25 (5.46%) Big Data
9 24 (5.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (4.15%) HBase
11 17 (3.71%) MS Access
12 16 (3.49%) SQLite
13 15 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (2.62%) Couchbase
15 10 (2.18%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.97%) Riak
16 9 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 8 (1.75%) CouchDB
18 7 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 7 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 81 (17.69%) Git (software)
2 42 (9.17%) Jenkins
3 35 (7.64%) JIRA
4 24 (5.24%) PHPUnit
5 21 (4.59%) Subversion
6 16 (3.49%) webpack
7 13 (2.84%) TeamCity
8 11 (2.40%) gulp
8 11 (2.40%) Maven
9 10 (2.18%) Gradle
10 9 (1.97%) Grunt
11 8 (1.75%) JUnit
12 7 (1.53%) Vagrant
13 6 (1.31%) RSpec
14 5 (1.09%) Babel
14 5 (1.09%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.09%) GitLab
14 5 (1.09%) Hamcrest
14 5 (1.09%) jMock
15 4 (0.87%) Travis CI
General
1 92 (20.09%) Finance
2 31 (6.77%) Banking
3 22 (4.80%) Legal
4 17 (3.71%) Advertising
4 17 (3.71%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.28%) Retail
6 12 (2.62%) Marketing
7 11 (2.40%) Online Betting
8 9 (1.97%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.31%) Front Office
10 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.66%) Electronics
11 3 (0.66%) Law
12 2 (0.44%) Back Office
12 2 (0.44%) Games
12 2 (0.44%) Publishing
13 1 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.22%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 242 (52.84%) Developer
2 78 (17.03%) Java Developer
3 62 (13.54%) PHP Developer
4 40 (8.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 36 (7.86%) Senior Developer
6 32 (6.99%) Analyst
7 25 (5.46%) Full Stack Developer
8 24 (5.24%) Administrator
8 24 (5.24%) Web Developer
9 20 (4.37%) Agile Developer
9 20 (4.37%) C# Developer
9 20 (4.37%) Lead Developer
10 19 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
10 19 (4.15%) Python Developer
11 18 (3.93%) Business Analyst
11 18 (3.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (3.71%) MySQL Developer
12 17 (3.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 16 (3.49%) Azure Engineer
13 16 (3.49%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (25.55%) HTML
2 98 (21.40%) CSS
3 86 (18.78%) Web Services
4 69 (15.07%) LAMP
5 50 (10.92%) .NET
5 50 (10.92%) jQuery
6 49 (10.70%) HTML5
6 49 (10.70%) RESTful
7 48 (10.48%) REST
8 44 (9.61%) Node.js
9 43 (9.39%) Laravel
9 43 (9.39%) Symfony
10 42 (9.17%) React
11 39 (8.52%) AngularJS
12 27 (5.90%) LEMP Stack
12 27 (5.90%) RabbitMQ
12 27 (5.90%) XML
13 22 (4.80%) ASP.NET
14 21 (4.59%) CSS3
15 20 (4.37%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.83%) Computer Science
2 36 (7.86%) User Experience
3 35 (7.64%) Fintech
3 35 (7.64%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.71%) Client/Server
6 15 (3.28%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.84%) Linux Command Line
7 13 (2.84%) Public Cloud
7 13 (2.84%) Replication
7 13 (2.84%) Social Network
8 12 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (1.97%) Clustering
11 7 (1.53%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.31%) Equities
13 5 (1.09%) BBC
13 5 (1.09%) Bitcoin
13 5 (1.09%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.87%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 183 (39.96%) Linux
2 63 (13.76%) Windows
3 35 (7.64%) Unix
4 20 (4.37%) Ubuntu
4 20 (4.37%) Windows Server
5 19 (4.15%) CentOS
6 10 (2.18%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.31%) Android
8 5 (1.09%) Debian
9 4 (0.87%) Fedora
9 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.87%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.66%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.44%) VMS
12 1 (0.22%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (26.42%) TDD
3 97 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
4 85 (18.56%) DevOps
5 58 (12.66%) OO
6 56 (12.23%) Software Engineering
7 47 (10.26%) MVC
8 46 (10.04%) Web Development
9 45 (9.83%) Scrum
10 42 (9.17%) Microservices
11 38 (8.30%) Unit Testing
12 35 (7.64%) E-Commerce
12 35 (7.64%) Multithreading
13 34 (7.42%) SDLC
14 30 (6.55%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (6.33%) IT Strategy
15 29 (6.33%) OOP
16 28 (6.11%) Continuous Delivery
17 24 (5.24%) BDD
17 24 (5.24%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 162 (35.37%) JavaScript
2 150 (32.75%) Java
3 148 (32.31%) PHP
4 121 (26.42%) SQL
5 115 (25.11%) Python
6 53 (11.57%) Bash Shell
7 46 (10.04%) C#
8 41 (8.95%) Ruby
9 40 (8.73%) Perl
10 30 (6.55%) PowerShell
11 26 (5.68%) Go
12 20 (4.37%) Shell Script
13 19 (4.15%) T-SQL
14 18 (3.93%) PHP 7
15 15 (3.28%) PHP 5
16 14 (3.06%) Scala
17 13 (2.84%) C++
18 11 (2.40%) ES6
18 11 (2.40%) R
18 11 (2.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (13.97%) Degree
2 25 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.31%) CISSP
4 4 (0.87%) CISM
5 3 (0.66%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.44%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.44%) CCIE
6 2 (0.44%) CCIE Security
6 2 (0.44%) CCNA
6 2 (0.44%) CCSA
6 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.44%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.28%) QA
2 2 (0.44%) COBIT
2 2 (0.44%) EMIR
2 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.44%) MiFID
2 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) DICOM
3 1 (0.22%) HL7
3 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (13.10%) Docker
2 21 (4.59%) Active Directory
3 19 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.40%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (1.09%) Xen
6 4 (0.87%) Varnish
6 4 (0.87%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.66%) iptables
7 3 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.66%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.44%) HDFS
8 2 (0.44%) KVM
9 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.22%) Ceph
9 1 (0.22%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.22%) LXC
9 1 (0.22%) oVirt
9 1 (0.22%) PowerDNS
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 69 (15.07%) Puppet
2 49 (10.70%) Ansible
3 44 (9.61%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (3.49%) Salt
5 14 (3.06%) Kubernetes
6 13 (2.84%) Terraform
7 12 (2.62%) Nagios
8 11 (2.40%) Kibana
9 10 (2.18%) logstash
9 10 (2.18%) vRealize
10 7 (1.53%) HAProxy
10 7 (1.53%) Packer
11 6 (1.31%) Perfmon
12 5 (1.09%) SCCM
13 4 (0.87%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.66%) Control-M
14 3 (0.66%) Grafana
14 3 (0.66%) Munin
14 3 (0.66%) Rancher
14 3 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 66 (14.41%) Oracle
2 56 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 34 (7.42%) VMware
4 21 (4.59%) Google
5 13 (2.84%) Red Hat
6 11 (2.40%) Zend
7 8 (1.75%) Rackspace
8 7 (1.53%) Cisco
8 7 (1.53%) Infragistics
8 7 (1.53%) Splunk
8 7 (1.53%) Sybase
8 7 (1.53%) Tableau
9 6 (1.31%) Adobe
9 6 (1.31%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.31%) Calypso
9 6 (1.31%) Murex
9 6 (1.31%) Reuters
10 5 (1.09%) BT
11 4 (0.87%) EMC
11 4 (0.87%) Veritas