Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 84 63
Rank change year-on-year +18 -21 +10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 461 380 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.41% 3.57% 4.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.33% 11.49% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 421 361 547
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 3,217 3,307 4,369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.78% 31.03% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,891 3,060 3,857
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,750 £37,000
90th Percentile £88,000 £87,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +5.50%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +15 12 £40,000 -33.33%
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 224 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (36.23%) Linux
3 166 (36.01%) JavaScript
4 163 (35.36%) PHP
5 134 (29.07%) TDD
6 128 (27.77%) Java
7 126 (27.33%) Amazon AWS
8 124 (26.90%) Finance
9 123 (26.68%) SQL
10 119 (25.81%) SQL Server
11 117 (25.38%) HTML
12 115 (24.95%) Python
13 107 (23.21%) Git (software)
14 106 (22.99%) CSS
15 85 (18.44%) NoSQL
16 84 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
17 82 (17.79%) jQuery
18 75 (16.27%) LAMP
19 72 (15.62%) Apache
19 72 (15.62%) DevOps
20 71 (15.40%) Software Engineering
21 68 (14.75%) Web Development
22 67 (14.53%) Docker
23 66 (14.32%) Unit Testing
24 65 (14.10%) Oracle
25 64 (13.88%) Web Services
26 61 (13.23%) Degree
26 61 (13.23%) Node.js
27 60 (13.02%) Windows
28 59 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure

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 72 (15.62%) Apache
2 48 (10.41%) CMS
2 48 (10.41%) nginx
3 33 (7.16%) Tomcat
4 29 (6.29%) WordPress
5 22 (4.77%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (3.25%) Drupal
7 13 (2.82%) IIS
8 12 (2.60%) Confluence
8 12 (2.60%) Ethereum
9 11 (2.39%) MS Exchange
10 10 (2.17%) Jetty
11 8 (1.74%) Apache Spark
11 8 (1.74%) JBoss
11 8 (1.74%) OpenStack
12 7 (1.52%) Apache Solr
13 6 (1.30%) Hyperledger
13 6 (1.30%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.30%) WildFly
14 5 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 18 (3.90%) Spreadsheet
2 17 (3.69%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.22%) HipChat
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 18 (3.90%) Distributed Ledger
2 10 (2.17%) Magento
3 6 (1.30%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.43%) Odoo
5 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Shopify
5 1 (0.22%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 126 (27.33%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (12.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (5.86%) GitHub
4 25 (5.42%) SaaS
5 21 (4.56%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (3.69%) Office 365
7 15 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (3.04%) Amazon S3
9 13 (2.82%) Slack
10 11 (2.39%) Trello
11 9 (1.95%) IaaS
12 8 (1.74%) PaaS
13 7 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
15 3 (0.65%) npm
16 2 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 2 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
16 2 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
16 2 (0.43%) Loggly
16 2 (0.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 42 (9.11%) Firewall
2 30 (6.51%) Internet
3 25 (5.42%) HTTP
4 20 (4.34%) Intranet
5 18 (3.90%) DNS
6 16 (3.47%) SSL
6 16 (3.47%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.30%) DHCP
7 6 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.30%) SAN
7 6 (1.30%) SSH
8 5 (1.08%) FTP
8 5 (1.08%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.87%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.65%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.65%) IPsec
11 2 (0.43%) Broadband
11 2 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 85 (18.44%) NoSQL
3 54 (11.71%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (9.33%) MongoDB
5 37 (8.03%) Redis
6 30 (6.51%) Relational Database
7 20 (4.34%) Big Data
7 20 (4.34%) Blockchain
8 17 (3.69%) MS Access
9 12 (2.60%) RDBMS
10 11 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (2.39%) Hadoop
11 10 (2.17%) HBase
12 6 (1.30%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.87%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.87%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.87%) SQLite
14 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 107 (23.21%) Git (software)
2 44 (9.54%) JIRA
3 34 (7.38%) Jenkins
4 31 (6.72%) PHPUnit
5 16 (3.47%) webpack
6 14 (3.04%) Subversion
7 12 (2.60%) TeamCity
8 11 (2.39%) Maven
9 10 (2.17%) Gradle
9 10 (2.17%) Grunt
9 10 (2.17%) gulp
10 9 (1.95%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (1.52%) RSpec
12 6 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.30%) Babel
12 6 (1.30%) Emacs
12 6 (1.30%) Mocha
13 5 (1.08%) Vagrant
14 4 (0.87%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.87%) GitLab
General
1 124 (26.90%) Finance
2 36 (7.81%) Banking
3 26 (5.64%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.77%) Retail
5 18 (3.90%) Advertising
6 13 (2.82%) Online Betting
7 11 (2.39%) Marketing
8 8 (1.74%) Games
9 6 (1.30%) Legal
10 5 (1.08%) Front Office
11 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.65%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Back Office
12 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 255 (55.31%) Developer
2 72 (15.62%) Senior Developer
3 71 (15.40%) PHP Developer
4 59 (12.80%) Java Developer
5 34 (7.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (6.07%) Analyst
6 28 (6.07%) Web Developer
7 24 (5.21%) Technical Leader
8 22 (4.77%) Senior Web Developer
9 21 (4.56%) Senior PHP Developer
10 19 (4.12%) Python Developer
11 18 (3.90%) Administrator
11 18 (3.90%) Agile Developer
11 18 (3.90%) Blockchain Developer
11 18 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
12 17 (3.69%) Business Analyst
12 17 (3.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (3.04%) Azure Engineer
14 13 (2.82%) Agile Java Developer
14 13 (2.82%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (25.38%) HTML
2 106 (22.99%) CSS
3 82 (17.79%) jQuery
4 75 (16.27%) LAMP
5 64 (13.88%) Web Services
6 61 (13.23%) Node.js
7 54 (11.71%) AngularJS
8 53 (11.50%) REST
9 51 (11.06%) Symfony
10 45 (9.76%) HTML5
11 44 (9.54%) React
12 40 (8.68%) .NET
13 37 (8.03%) RESTful
14 34 (7.38%) Laravel
15 30 (6.51%) LEMP Stack
16 29 (6.29%) SOAP
17 27 (5.86%) XML
18 26 (5.64%) RabbitMQ
19 25 (5.42%) Java EE
19 25 (5.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.93%) Fintech
2 53 (11.50%) Computer Science
3 39 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (8.03%) Mobile App
5 29 (6.29%) User Experience
6 18 (3.90%) Linux Command Line
7 17 (3.69%) Client/Server
8 14 (3.04%) Data Centre
9 12 (2.60%) Bitcoin
9 12 (2.60%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.95%) Spread Betting
11 8 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (1.52%) Replication
13 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (1.08%) BBC
14 5 (1.08%) Equities
14 5 (1.08%) Social Network
15 4 (0.87%) RIA
15 4 (0.87%) STB
16 3 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 167 (36.23%) Linux
2 60 (13.02%) Windows
3 38 (8.24%) Unix
4 21 (4.56%) Windows Server
5 18 (3.90%) CentOS
6 17 (3.69%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.30%) VMS
8 5 (1.08%) Debian
8 5 (1.08%) Fedora
9 4 (0.87%) Android
9 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.43%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (29.07%) TDD
3 84 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
4 72 (15.62%) DevOps
5 71 (15.40%) Software Engineering
6 68 (14.75%) Web Development
7 66 (14.32%) Unit Testing
8 54 (11.71%) MVC
8 54 (11.71%) OO
9 42 (9.11%) E-Commerce
9 42 (9.11%) Scrum
9 42 (9.11%) Test Automation
10 40 (8.68%) SDLC
11 37 (8.03%) Microservices
12 36 (7.81%) Mentoring
13 35 (7.59%) Multithreading
14 34 (7.38%) BDD
15 31 (6.72%) Front End Development
16 25 (5.42%) Analytics
16 25 (5.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (36.01%) JavaScript
2 163 (35.36%) PHP
3 128 (27.77%) Java
4 123 (26.68%) SQL
5 115 (24.95%) Python
6 49 (10.63%) Bash Shell
7 42 (9.11%) C#
8 40 (8.68%) Ruby
9 30 (6.51%) Perl
9 30 (6.51%) PHP 7
10 23 (4.99%) Shell Script
11 18 (3.90%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.82%) Scala
12 13 (2.82%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.60%) C++
13 12 (2.60%) ES6
13 12 (2.60%) Go
13 12 (2.60%) PHP 5
14 11 (2.39%) Solidity
15 9 (1.95%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (13.23%) Degree
2 35 (7.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.52%) CISSP
4 5 (1.08%) CISM
5 3 (0.65%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.65%) CCIE
5 3 (0.65%) CCIE Security
5 3 (0.65%) CCNA
5 3 (0.65%) CCSA
5 3 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.65%) JNCIA
6 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.43%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.22%) CFA
7 1 (0.22%) MCSE
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.82%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) COBIT
2 2 (0.43%) GDPR
2 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.22%) DICOM
3 1 (0.22%) EMIR
3 1 (0.22%) HL7
3 1 (0.22%) MiFID
3 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 67 (14.53%) Docker
2 19 (4.12%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.39%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.87%) Varnish
7 3 (0.65%) iptables
7 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.43%) HDFS
8 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.43%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.43%) Xen
9 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.22%) Ceph
9 1 (0.22%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.22%) KVM
9 1 (0.22%) LXC
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 51 (11.06%) Puppet
2 40 (8.68%) Ansible
3 29 (6.29%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (4.77%) Kubernetes
5 14 (3.04%) Nagios
6 10 (2.17%) Terraform
7 7 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (1.52%) Packer
7 7 (1.52%) Salt
7 7 (1.52%) vRealize
8 5 (1.08%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.87%) Kibana
9 4 (0.87%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.65%) Control-M
10 3 (0.65%) logstash
10 3 (0.65%) Nessus
11 2 (0.43%) Rancher
11 2 (0.43%) SCCM
11 2 (0.43%) SELinux
11 2 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (14.10%) Oracle
2 52 (11.28%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.42%) VMware
4 18 (3.90%) Zend
5 11 (2.39%) Google
5 11 (2.39%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.17%) Splunk
7 7 (1.52%) Cisco
8 6 (1.30%) Infragistics
9 5 (1.08%) BT
10 4 (0.87%) Arqiva
10 4 (0.87%) CenturyLink
10 4 (0.87%) EMC
10 4 (0.87%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.87%) Veritas
11 3 (0.65%) CyberArk
11 3 (0.65%) New Relic
11 3 (0.65%) SaltStack
11 3 (0.65%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.65%) Xamarin