Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 154 79 83
Rank change year-on-year -75 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 152 373 402
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.77% 3.62% 3.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.37% 11.90% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 134 353 371
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £48,750 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,125 £90,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +9.09%

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 2,062 3,135 3,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.00% 30.40% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,796 2,810 2,987
Median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +3.45%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MySQL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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
Moorgate -5 3 £75,000 +15.38%
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 75 (49.34%) AWS
2 71 (46.71%) JavaScript
3 67 (44.08%) Git (software)
4 61 (40.13%) PHP
5 58 (38.16%) Python
6 52 (34.21%) Docker
7 49 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (31.58%) React
9 43 (28.29%) PostgreSQL
10 42 (27.63%) DevOps
11 41 (26.97%) Java
12 40 (26.32%) HTML
12 40 (26.32%) Linux
12 40 (26.32%) Software Engineering
13 39 (25.66%) CSS
14 38 (25.00%) SQL
15 37 (24.34%) TDD
16 35 (23.03%) Microservices
17 34 (22.37%) Node.js
18 33 (21.71%) Relational Database
19 29 (19.08%) Finance
20 28 (18.42%) Symfony
20 28 (18.42%) MongoDB
21 27 (17.76%) OO
22 26 (17.11%) Fintech
23 25 (16.45%) SaaS
23 25 (16.45%) Laravel
24 24 (15.79%) REST
24 24 (15.79%) Kubernetes
24 24 (15.79%) Web Services

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 12 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (7.24%) Drupal
3 8 (5.26%) CMS
4 7 (4.61%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.61%) WordPress
5 6 (3.95%) Apache
5 6 (3.95%) Apache Spark
6 5 (3.29%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.63%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (2.63%) JBoss
7 4 (2.63%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.63%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.97%) Confluence
8 3 (1.97%) Luigi
9 2 (1.32%) IIS
9 2 (1.32%) Kentico
9 2 (1.32%) Resin
9 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.32%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 75 (49.34%) AWS
2 25 (16.45%) SaaS
3 21 (13.82%) GCP
4 20 (13.16%) Azure
5 10 (6.58%) Serverless
6 8 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (4.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (4.61%) Azure Stack
8 5 (3.29%) Heroku
8 5 (3.29%) PaaS
9 4 (2.63%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.63%) Google Analytics
10 3 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.97%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (1.97%) IaaS
11 2 (1.32%) Apple Pay
11 2 (1.32%) CloudFront
11 2 (1.32%) Google Pay
11 2 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) HTTP
2 6 (3.95%) DNS
2 6 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.97%) Firewall
5 2 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.32%) IPsec
5 2 (1.32%) LAN
5 2 (1.32%) SSL
5 2 (1.32%) VPN
5 2 (1.32%) WAN
6 1 (0.66%) Intranet
6 1 (0.66%) MVNO
6 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (28.29%) PostgreSQL
2 33 (21.71%) Relational Database
3 28 (18.42%) MongoDB
4 23 (15.13%) SQL Server
5 21 (13.82%) MariaDB
6 20 (13.16%) NoSQL
7 15 (9.87%) RDBMS
7 15 (9.87%) Redis
8 6 (3.95%) Big Data
9 5 (3.29%) Amazon Athena
9 5 (3.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.63%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.63%) BigQuery
10 4 (2.63%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.97%) Flink
11 3 (1.97%) HBase
11 3 (1.97%) Presto
11 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 67 (44.08%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.18%) PHPUnit
3 15 (9.87%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.24%) webpack
5 9 (5.92%) JUnit
5 9 (5.92%) Vagrant
6 7 (4.61%) Gradle
6 7 (4.61%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (3.95%) JIRA
7 6 (3.95%) Maven
8 5 (3.29%) Gatling
8 5 (3.29%) Spock
9 3 (1.97%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.97%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.97%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.97%) Mockito
9 3 (1.97%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.32%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.32%) GitLab
11 1 (0.66%) gulp
General
1 29 (19.08%) Finance
2 19 (12.50%) Marketing
3 12 (7.89%) Advertising
4 10 (6.58%) Retail
5 5 (3.29%) Automotive
6 4 (2.63%) Banking
7 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.32%) Electronics
8 2 (1.32%) Front Office
8 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.32%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.66%) Games
9 1 (0.66%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 93 (61.18%) Developer
2 30 (19.74%) PHP Developer
3 17 (11.18%) Senior Developer
4 15 (9.87%) Full Stack Developer
5 14 (9.21%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.55%) Python Developer
7 10 (6.58%) .NET Developer
7 10 (6.58%) Lead Developer
7 10 (6.58%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 9 (5.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.26%) React Developer
9 8 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.61%) Node.js Developer
10 7 (4.61%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (4.61%) Python Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Digital Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Marketing Web Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (31.58%) React
2 40 (26.32%) HTML
3 39 (25.66%) CSS
4 34 (22.37%) Node.js
5 28 (18.42%) Symfony
6 25 (16.45%) Laravel
7 24 (15.79%) REST
7 24 (15.79%) Web Services
8 21 (13.82%) AngularJS
9 16 (10.53%) .NET
10 14 (9.21%) RESTful
10 14 (9.21%) Vue.js
11 12 (7.89%) CSS3
11 12 (7.89%) HTML5
12 11 (7.24%) jQuery
12 11 (7.24%) Spring
13 10 (6.58%) Django
13 10 (6.58%) Redux
14 9 (5.92%) LAMP
14 9 (5.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.55%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (6.58%) User Experience
4 6 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.29%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.32%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.32%) Media Streaming
7 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.66%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.66%) Equities
8 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.66%) Social Media
8 1 (0.66%) Social Network
8 1 (0.66%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 40 (26.32%) Linux
2 14 (9.21%) Unix
3 13 (8.55%) Windows
4 8 (5.26%) CentOS
4 8 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.63%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.63%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.97%) Solaris
7 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.63%) DevOps
3 40 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 37 (24.34%) TDD
5 35 (23.03%) Microservices
6 27 (17.76%) OO
7 26 (17.11%) Fintech
8 23 (15.13%) Test Automation
9 20 (13.16%) MVC
10 17 (11.18%) OO PHP
11 16 (10.53%) OOP
11 16 (10.53%) Web Development
12 15 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (9.87%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (9.87%) Scrum
13 14 (9.21%) Digital Marketing
14 13 (8.55%) Analytics
15 12 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (7.89%) Lean Software Development
15 12 (7.89%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 71 (46.71%) JavaScript
2 61 (40.13%) PHP
3 58 (38.16%) Python
4 41 (26.97%) Java
5 38 (25.00%) SQL
6 20 (13.16%) C#
7 16 (10.53%) Bash Shell
8 11 (7.24%) Go
9 10 (6.58%) ES6
9 10 (6.58%) Groovy
9 10 (6.58%) Java 8
9 10 (6.58%) Ruby
10 8 (5.26%) C++
10 8 (5.26%) Korn
11 7 (4.61%) Scala
12 6 (3.95%) Perl
12 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
13 5 (3.29%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.63%) R
15 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.29%) Degree
2 3 (1.97%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) QA
System Software
1 52 (34.21%) Docker
2 10 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.61%) KVM
4 4 (2.63%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.32%) XenApp
6 1 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.66%) NFS
6 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (15.79%) Kubernetes
2 20 (13.16%) Ansible
3 11 (7.24%) Packer
4 8 (5.26%) Terraform
5 7 (4.61%) Puppet
6 6 (3.95%) Kibana
7 5 (3.29%) Grafana
7 5 (3.29%) Matomo
7 5 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.97%) Nagios
8 3 (1.97%) Oozie
9 2 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.32%) Rancher
10 1 (0.66%) MIIS
10 1 (0.66%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (15.79%) Google
2 14 (9.21%) Oracle
3 10 (6.58%) VMware
4 6 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.95%) Sybase
5 4 (2.63%) Zend
6 2 (1.32%) ATG
6 2 (1.32%) Citrix
6 2 (1.32%) CyberArk
6 2 (1.32%) IBM
6 2 (1.32%) McAfee
6 2 (1.32%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.32%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.32%) SAP
6 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.66%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.66%) Carbon Black
7 1 (0.66%) Darktrace
7 1 (0.66%) Splunk
7 1 (0.66%) Spotify