Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 91 67
Rank change year-on-year -43 -24 +18
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 199 338 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.18% 3.33% 4.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.07% 11.06% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 183 300 421
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +13.04% +4.55%

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 2,465 3,056 3,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 26.98% 30.12% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,174 2,749 2,891
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £96,250 £88,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

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 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 20 January 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 -16 3 - -
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 94 (47.24%) JavaScript
2 87 (43.72%) AWS
3 74 (37.19%) Python
4 71 (35.68%) Docker
5 69 (34.67%) Linux
6 66 (33.17%) PHP
7 64 (32.16%) Java
8 56 (28.14%) Git (software)
9 53 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (25.13%) SQL
10 50 (25.13%) HTML
11 49 (24.62%) CSS
12 47 (23.62%) Finance
13 45 (22.61%) Fintech
14 44 (22.11%) Software Engineering
14 44 (22.11%) PostgreSQL
15 43 (21.61%) DevOps
16 41 (20.60%) SQL Server
17 38 (19.10%) React
18 37 (18.59%) Relational Database
18 37 (18.59%) TDD
19 34 (17.09%) Web Development
19 34 (17.09%) REST
20 32 (16.08%) Microservices
20 32 (16.08%) Google
21 30 (15.08%) Symfony
21 30 (15.08%) Windows
22 29 (14.57%) AngularJS
23 28 (14.07%) NoSQL
23 28 (14.07%) 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 13 (6.53%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.03%) Apache Spark
3 9 (4.52%) Drupal
4 8 (4.02%) Apache
5 7 (3.52%) JBoss
5 7 (3.52%) WebLogic
5 7 (3.52%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.02%) Apache Airflow
6 6 (3.02%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.51%) Luigi
8 4 (2.01%) Confluence
9 3 (1.51%) CMS
9 3 (1.51%) nginx
9 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.51%) WordPress
10 1 (0.50%) IIS
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.50%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
1 1 (0.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 87 (43.72%) AWS
2 25 (12.56%) GCP
3 21 (10.55%) Azure
4 16 (8.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (7.04%) SaaS
6 11 (5.53%) Serverless
7 10 (5.03%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (4.52%) GitHub
9 8 (4.02%) PaaS
10 7 (3.52%) Amazon S3
11 6 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (3.02%) Azure Stack
11 6 (3.02%) Heroku
12 4 (2.01%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (2.01%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (2.01%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (1.51%) CloudFront
14 2 (1.01%) Amazon Kinesis
14 2 (1.01%) IaaS
14 2 (1.01%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.54%) HTTP
2 11 (5.53%) HTTPS
3 9 (4.52%) Firewall
4 7 (3.52%) Internet
5 6 (3.02%) Broadband
5 6 (3.02%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (3.02%) IPsec
5 6 (3.02%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.51%) SSH
6 5 (2.51%) SSL
7 4 (2.01%) DNS
8 2 (1.01%) DHCP
8 2 (1.01%) VPN
9 1 (0.50%) Intranet
9 1 (0.50%) SAN
9 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.11%) PostgreSQL
2 41 (20.60%) SQL Server
3 37 (18.59%) Relational Database
4 28 (14.07%) NoSQL
5 26 (13.07%) MongoDB
6 20 (10.05%) Redis
7 15 (7.54%) Hadoop
7 15 (7.54%) Presto
8 14 (7.04%) Apache Hive
9 13 (6.53%) Big Data
10 10 (5.03%) MariaDB
11 9 (4.52%) RDBMS
12 8 (4.02%) Amazon Athena
12 8 (4.02%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (3.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (3.02%) BigQuery
13 6 (3.02%) Flink
13 6 (3.02%) Infinispan
14 5 (2.51%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (2.51%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 56 (28.14%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.06%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.03%) JIRA
4 8 (4.02%) Eclipse
5 7 (3.52%) JUnit
5 7 (3.52%) Vagrant
6 6 (3.02%) Grunt
6 6 (3.02%) gulp
6 6 (3.02%) IntelliJ
6 6 (3.02%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (2.51%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.51%) PHPUnit
8 4 (2.01%) webpack
9 3 (1.51%) Gradle
9 3 (1.51%) Maven
9 3 (1.51%) Mockito
9 3 (1.51%) Subversion
9 3 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.01%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (23.62%) Finance
2 20 (10.05%) Advertising
2 20 (10.05%) Marketing
3 11 (5.53%) Banking
3 11 (5.53%) Retail
4 4 (2.01%) Automotive
4 4 (2.01%) Publishing
5 3 (1.51%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.01%) Electronics
6 2 (1.01%) Front Office
6 2 (1.01%) Games
6 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 116 (58.29%) Developer
2 40 (20.10%) Senior Developer
3 36 (18.09%) PHP Developer
4 24 (12.06%) Software Engineer
5 19 (9.55%) Java Developer
6 18 (9.05%) Python Developer
7 15 (7.54%) .NET Developer
8 13 (6.53%) Full Stack Developer
8 13 (6.53%) Lead Developer
8 13 (6.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (6.03%) Data Engineer
9 12 (6.03%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.03%) Python Engineer
10 11 (5.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 11 (5.53%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.03%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (5.03%) Web Developer
12 9 (4.52%) Digital Developer
12 9 (4.52%) Marketing Web Developer
12 9 (4.52%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.13%) HTML
2 49 (24.62%) CSS
3 38 (19.10%) React
4 34 (17.09%) REST
5 30 (15.08%) Symfony
6 29 (14.57%) AngularJS
7 28 (14.07%) Web Services
8 26 (13.07%) Node.js
9 23 (11.56%) Laravel
10 21 (10.55%) .NET
11 16 (8.04%) Spring
11 16 (8.04%) Vue.js
12 14 (7.04%) jQuery
12 14 (7.04%) XML
13 13 (6.53%) RESTful
14 12 (6.03%) Django
15 10 (5.03%) Hibernate
15 10 (5.03%) HTML5
16 9 (4.52%) Kafka
16 9 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.52%) Algorithms
3 7 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.02%) User Experience
5 5 (2.51%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.51%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.01%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.01%) Derivative
8 2 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.01%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.01%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (1.01%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.01%) Replication
8 2 (1.01%) Robotics
9 1 (0.50%) Social Network
9 1 (0.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 69 (34.67%) Linux
2 30 (15.08%) Windows
3 22 (11.06%) Unix
4 8 (4.02%) CentOS
5 7 (3.52%) Mac OS
5 7 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.52%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.01%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.50%) Android
8 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.50%) Debian
8 1 (0.50%) FreeNAS
8 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.63%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (22.61%) Fintech
3 44 (22.11%) Software Engineering
4 43 (21.61%) DevOps
5 37 (18.59%) TDD
6 34 (17.09%) Web Development
7 32 (16.08%) Microservices
8 28 (14.07%) Scrum
9 27 (13.57%) Analytics
10 25 (12.56%) MVC
11 23 (11.56%) OO
12 20 (10.05%) Computer Science
13 19 (9.55%) Test Automation
14 18 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (8.04%) Digital Marketing
15 16 (8.04%) Front End Development
16 15 (7.54%) Machine Learning
16 15 (7.54%) SDLC
17 14 (7.04%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 94 (47.24%) JavaScript
2 74 (37.19%) Python
3 66 (33.17%) PHP
4 64 (32.16%) Java
5 50 (25.13%) SQL
6 25 (12.56%) C#
7 14 (7.04%) Bash Shell
7 14 (7.04%) Groovy
8 11 (5.53%) Java 8
8 11 (5.53%) Ruby
8 11 (5.53%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.03%) Go
9 10 (5.03%) Scala
10 9 (4.52%) R
10 9 (4.52%) TypeScript
11 8 (4.02%) Korn
12 7 (3.52%) C++
13 6 (3.02%) Apex Code
13 6 (3.02%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.51%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 18 (9.05%) Degree
2 5 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.50%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.50%) CISSP
3 1 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.03%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) WAI
System Software
1 71 (35.68%) Docker
2 6 (3.02%) KVM
2 6 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) HDFS
4 1 (0.50%) NFS
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (13.07%) Kubernetes
2 25 (12.56%) Ansible
3 13 (6.53%) Terraform
4 10 (5.03%) Packer
5 5 (2.51%) Oozie
6 4 (2.01%) Grafana
6 4 (2.01%) Kibana
6 4 (2.01%) Matomo
6 4 (2.01%) Puppet
7 3 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.01%) Prometheus
8 2 (1.01%) Rancher
9 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.50%) Control-M
9 1 (0.50%) MIIS
9 1 (0.50%) Nagios
9 1 (0.50%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.50%) Salt
9 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (16.08%) Google
2 23 (11.56%) Oracle
3 13 (6.53%) Zend
4 11 (5.53%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.52%) VMware
6 6 (3.02%) CyberArk
6 6 (3.02%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.51%) Sybase
8 2 (1.01%) Blue Prism
8 2 (1.01%) McAfee
8 2 (1.01%) SAP
8 2 (1.01%) Spotify
8 2 (1.01%) UiPath
9 1 (0.50%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.50%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.50%) Darktrace
9 1 (0.50%) New Relic
9 1 (0.50%) Samsung
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk
9 1 (0.50%) Tableau