Period
to 26 October 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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 99 97
Rank change year-on-year +22 -2 -33
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 125 317 374
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.42% 3.19% 3.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.35% 10.50% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 92 313 374
Median annual salary £68,750 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% +12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £47,500 £39,000 £36,400
90th Percentile £90,000 £96,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +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 1,012 3,018 3,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 27.71% 30.33% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 846 2,702 3,124
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 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
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 26 October 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 26 October 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
London Bridge +18 1 £60,000 +4.35%
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 October 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 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 53 (42.40%) AWS
3 50 (40.00%) PHP
3 50 (40.00%) TDD
4 43 (34.40%) HTML
5 40 (32.00%) CSS
6 39 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (30.40%) Git (software)
8 36 (28.80%) Docker
9 34 (27.20%) Python
10 32 (25.60%) SQL
10 32 (25.60%) DevOps
11 31 (24.80%) SQL Server
12 29 (23.20%) Linux
12 29 (23.20%) REST
13 28 (22.40%) Microservices
14 27 (21.60%) Java
15 26 (20.80%) Test Automation
16 22 (17.60%) .NET
16 22 (17.60%) Oracle
17 21 (16.80%) MongoDB
18 20 (16.00%) Moodle
18 20 (16.00%) Azure
18 20 (16.00%) Software Engineering
18 20 (16.00%) OO
18 20 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
18 20 (16.00%) e-Learning
18 20 (16.00%) Finance
19 19 (15.20%) Redis
19 19 (15.20%) Big Data

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 20 (16.00%) Moodle
2 14 (11.20%) Apache
3 9 (7.20%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (6.40%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.40%) CMS
5 3 (2.40%) nginx
5 3 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.40%) WordPress
6 2 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.60%) Confluence
7 1 (0.80%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.80%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.80%) IIS
7 1 (0.80%) SilverStripe
7 1 (0.80%) uWSGI
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Magento
2 1 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 53 (42.40%) AWS
2 20 (16.00%) Azure
3 11 (8.80%) Azure Data Factory
4 10 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.00%) GCP
5 5 (4.00%) Heroku
6 3 (2.40%) Serverless
7 2 (1.60%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.60%) GitHub
7 2 (1.60%) PaaS
7 2 (1.60%) SaaS
8 1 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.80%) IaaS
8 1 (0.80%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.80%) npm
8 1 (0.80%) Office 365
8 1 (0.80%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) SNMP
2 2 (1.60%) DNS
2 2 (1.60%) Firewall
2 2 (1.60%) HTTP
2 2 (1.60%) Skype
3 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.80%) VPN
3 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.80%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.80%) MongoDB
3 20 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (15.20%) Big Data
4 19 (15.20%) Redis
5 15 (12.00%) NoSQL
6 13 (10.40%) Relational Database
7 10 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (7.20%) MS Access
9 4 (3.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.60%) BigQuery
11 2 (1.60%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.60%) Looker
11 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.80%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 38 (30.40%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.20%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.80%) Selenium
4 9 (7.20%) Cypress.io
5 7 (5.60%) GitLab
6 3 (2.40%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.40%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.40%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.60%) JIRA
7 2 (1.60%) JUnit
7 2 (1.60%) Maven
7 2 (1.60%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.60%) Subversion
7 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.80%) gulp
8 1 (0.80%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.80%) Mocha
8 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (16.00%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Marketing
3 5 (4.00%) Advertising
4 4 (3.20%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.20%) Publishing
5 3 (2.40%) Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.60%) Electronics
6 2 (1.60%) French Language
6 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.80%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (53.60%) Developer
2 28 (22.40%) PHP Developer
3 20 (16.00%) Moodle Developer
4 16 (12.80%) Software Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (8.80%) Java Developer
6 11 (8.80%) Python Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Web Developer
7 10 (8.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 9 (7.20%) Java Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Analyst
9 8 (6.40%) Backend Developer
9 8 (6.40%) ETL Analyst
9 8 (6.40%) Test Analyst
10 7 (5.60%) Python Developer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Azure Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (34.40%) HTML
2 40 (32.00%) CSS
3 29 (23.20%) REST
4 22 (17.60%) .NET
5 19 (15.20%) AngularJS
6 16 (12.80%) Node.js
6 16 (12.80%) React
7 15 (12.00%) LAMP
8 12 (9.60%) Kafka
8 12 (9.60%) Web Services
9 10 (8.00%) OLE
10 8 (6.40%) jQuery
11 7 (5.60%) Vue.js
12 6 (4.80%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET
13 5 (4.00%) Laravel
13 5 (4.00%) RESTful
14 4 (3.20%) .NET Core
14 4 (3.20%) HTML5
14 4 (3.20%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) e-Learning
2 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.00%) SCORM
3 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.20%) User Experience
4 3 (2.40%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.40%) Derivative
4 3 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.60%) Media Streaming
5 2 (1.60%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.60%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.80%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.80%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.20%) Linux
2 13 (10.40%) Windows
3 5 (4.00%) Mac OS
4 4 (3.20%) Unix
5 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.00%) TDD
2 39 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (25.60%) DevOps
4 28 (22.40%) Microservices
5 26 (20.80%) Test Automation
6 20 (16.00%) OO
6 20 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 19 (15.20%) SDLC
8 18 (14.40%) BDD
9 16 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (12.00%) MVC
10 15 (12.00%) Web Development
11 14 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (11.20%) Validation
12 13 (10.40%) Migration
13 12 (9.60%) ETL
13 12 (9.60%) Front End Development
13 12 (9.60%) SOLID
14 11 (8.80%) Fintech
14 11 (8.80%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 65 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 50 (40.00%) PHP
3 34 (27.20%) Python
4 32 (25.60%) SQL
5 27 (21.60%) Java
6 17 (13.60%) C#
7 13 (10.40%) Ruby
8 8 (6.40%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.80%) Go
10 5 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.20%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.40%) Java 8
12 3 (2.40%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.60%) C++
13 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.80%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (9.60%) Degree
2 7 (5.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.20%) PhD
4 3 (2.40%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.80%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.80%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.80%) CCNA
6 1 (0.80%) CCSP
6 1 (0.80%) CISA
6 1 (0.80%) CISM
6 1 (0.80%) CRISC
6 1 (0.80%) MCP
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.80%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) PSD2
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) GDPR
4 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.80%) MiFID
System Software
1 36 (28.80%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.80%) XenApp
4 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (10.40%) Kubernetes
2 11 (8.80%) Ansible
3 5 (4.00%) Nagios
3 5 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.00%) Puppet
3 5 (4.00%) Terraform
4 1 (0.80%) Cacti
4 1 (0.80%) CASB
4 1 (0.80%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.80%) Packer
4 1 (0.80%) Salt
4 1 (0.80%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (17.60%) Oracle
2 7 (5.60%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.00%) Google
3 5 (4.00%) VMware
4 4 (3.20%) Cisco
4 4 (3.20%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.40%) Adobe
5 3 (2.40%) Informatica
6 2 (1.60%) Databricks
6 2 (1.60%) SAP
6 2 (1.60%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.60%) Spotify
6 2 (1.60%) Talend
7 1 (0.80%) Citrix
7 1 (0.80%) Foundry
7 1 (0.80%) HP
7 1 (0.80%) IBM
7 1 (0.80%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.80%) Solarflare
7 1 (0.80%) Sun