Period
to 7 August 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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 84 95
Rank change year-on-year -23 +11 -27
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 129 399 354
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.55% 3.90% 3.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.52% 12.31% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 97 389 340
Median annual salary £66,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.69% +13.04%
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,000 £35,725
90th Percentile £90,000 £93,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,226 3,240 3,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.25% 31.67% 31.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 2,924 3,135
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,400 £40,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%

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 7 August 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 7 August 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 -3 3 £75,000 +15.38%
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 7 August 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 65 (50.39%) JavaScript
2 64 (49.61%) AWS
3 52 (40.31%) PHP
4 46 (35.66%) Git (software)
4 46 (35.66%) TDD
5 44 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (31.78%) Python
7 40 (31.01%) HTML
7 40 (31.01%) DevOps
8 38 (29.46%) CSS
9 37 (28.68%) Microservices
10 35 (27.13%) React
10 35 (27.13%) Linux
11 34 (26.36%) Java
11 34 (26.36%) REST
12 32 (24.81%) PostgreSQL
12 32 (24.81%) Test Automation
13 31 (24.03%) Docker
14 29 (22.48%) OO
15 27 (20.93%) Node.js
16 26 (20.16%) SQL
16 26 (20.16%) Finance
16 26 (20.16%) Software Engineering
17 25 (19.38%) MongoDB
18 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
19 23 (17.83%) .NET
20 22 (17.05%) Azure
21 20 (15.50%) SaaS
21 20 (15.50%) Oracle
21 20 (15.50%) Redis

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 14 (10.85%) Moodle
2 9 (6.98%) Apache
3 6 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.65%) WordPress
4 5 (3.88%) CMS
5 4 (3.10%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.10%) Drupal
6 3 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.33%) nginx
7 2 (1.55%) IIS
7 2 (1.55%) JBoss
7 2 (1.55%) Resin
7 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.78%) Confluence
8 1 (0.78%) SilverStripe
8 1 (0.78%) uWSGI
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 64 (49.61%) AWS
2 22 (17.05%) Azure
3 20 (15.50%) SaaS
4 18 (13.95%) GCP
5 9 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (6.20%) Heroku
7 6 (4.65%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (3.10%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (3.10%) Serverless
9 3 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (2.33%) Google Analytics
9 3 (2.33%) PaaS
10 2 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.55%) IaaS
10 2 (1.55%) Office 365
11 1 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.78%) Apple Pay
11 1 (0.78%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.78%) Datadog
11 1 (0.78%) Google Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) DNS
2 4 (3.10%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.33%) WAN
4 2 (1.55%) HTTP
4 2 (1.55%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.55%) LAN
4 2 (1.55%) Skype
4 2 (1.55%) SNMP
4 2 (1.55%) SSL
4 2 (1.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.81%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (19.38%) MongoDB
3 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
4 20 (15.50%) Redis
4 20 (15.50%) Relational Database
5 17 (13.18%) NoSQL
6 15 (11.63%) Big Data
7 9 (6.98%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (6.98%) MariaDB
8 5 (3.88%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.33%) MS Access
11 2 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.55%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (35.66%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.08%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.53%) PHPUnit
4 7 (5.43%) webpack
5 6 (4.65%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.65%) JUnit
5 6 (4.65%) Selenium
6 5 (3.88%) Artifactory
7 4 (3.10%) GitLab
7 4 (3.10%) Gradle
7 4 (3.10%) Maven
8 3 (2.33%) Cypress.io
8 3 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.55%) JIRA
9 2 (1.55%) Mockito
9 2 (1.55%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.55%) Subversion
9 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.55%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (20.16%) Finance
2 11 (8.53%) Marketing
3 5 (3.88%) Advertising
4 3 (2.33%) Banking
4 3 (2.33%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.55%) Front Office
5 2 (1.55%) Publishing
5 2 (1.55%) Retail
5 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) French Language
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (58.91%) Developer
2 32 (24.81%) PHP Developer
3 15 (11.63%) Full Stack Developer
4 14 (10.85%) Moodle Developer
5 13 (10.08%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Python Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) React Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) Node.js Developer
9 8 (6.20%) Python Developer
10 7 (5.43%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 7 (5.43%) PHP Web Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.65%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.65%) Azure Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) Backend Developer
11 6 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.01%) HTML
2 38 (29.46%) CSS
3 35 (27.13%) React
4 34 (26.36%) REST
5 27 (20.93%) Node.js
6 23 (17.83%) .NET
7 19 (14.73%) Web Services
8 16 (12.40%) AngularJS
9 14 (10.85%) Laravel
10 13 (10.08%) LAMP
11 11 (8.53%) Symfony
12 10 (7.75%) CSS3
12 10 (7.75%) HTML5
12 10 (7.75%) RESTful
13 8 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (6.20%) Vue.js
14 7 (5.43%) Django
14 7 (5.43%) Kafka
14 7 (5.43%) Redux
14 7 (5.43%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) e-Learning
2 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.75%) User Experience
3 9 (6.98%) SCORM
4 5 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.10%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.55%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.78%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.78%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.78%) Media Streaming
8 1 (0.78%) Social Media
8 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.78%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.13%) Linux
2 13 (10.08%) Windows
3 8 (6.20%) Mac OS
4 5 (3.88%) Unix
5 2 (1.55%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.66%) TDD
2 44 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (31.01%) DevOps
4 37 (28.68%) Microservices
5 32 (24.81%) Test Automation
6 29 (22.48%) OO
7 26 (20.16%) Software Engineering
8 20 (15.50%) OO PHP
9 18 (13.95%) MVC
10 16 (12.40%) BDD
11 15 (11.63%) OOP
12 14 (10.85%) SDLC
12 14 (10.85%) SOLID
12 14 (10.85%) Unit Testing
13 13 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (10.08%) E-Commerce
13 13 (10.08%) Web Development
14 12 (9.30%) Front End Development
14 12 (9.30%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 11 (8.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.39%) JavaScript
2 52 (40.31%) PHP
3 41 (31.78%) Python
4 34 (26.36%) Java
5 26 (20.16%) SQL
6 19 (14.73%) C#
7 14 (10.85%) Go
7 14 (10.85%) Ruby
8 13 (10.08%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.20%) Java 8
10 7 (5.43%) ES6
11 6 (4.65%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.88%) Perl
13 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.10%) TypeScript
14 3 (2.33%) C++
14 3 (2.33%) PHP 7
15 2 (1.55%) Scala
15 2 (1.55%) VBScript
16 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.20%) Degree
2 4 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.33%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.55%) PhD
5 1 (0.78%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.78%) CCNA
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCP
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) MiFID
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 31 (24.03%) Docker
2 6 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.55%) XenApp
4 1 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (12.40%) Kubernetes
2 14 (10.85%) Ansible
3 9 (6.98%) Puppet
4 8 (6.20%) Terraform
5 7 (5.43%) Nagios
5 7 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.78%) Kibana
6 1 (0.78%) Rancher
6 1 (0.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (15.50%) Oracle
2 18 (13.95%) Google
3 9 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.65%) VMware
5 5 (3.88%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.10%) IBM
6 4 (3.10%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.55%) ATG
7 2 (1.55%) Citrix
7 2 (1.55%) Databricks
7 2 (1.55%) Foundry
7 2 (1.55%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.55%) Zend
8 1 (0.78%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.78%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.78%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.78%) Informatica
8 1 (0.78%) Palantir
8 1 (0.78%) Splunk
8 1 (0.78%) Talend