Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 120 87 141
Rank change year-on-year -33 +54 -45
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 136 145 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.22% 3.37% 2.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.83% 11.10% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 123 101 180
10th Percentile £37,600 £45,750 £39,875
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% -7.14% +9.80%
75th Percentile £83,125 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £102,250 £92,500 £97,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,625 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.51% -3.39% +11.50%

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 1,738 1,306 2,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 28.33% 30.36% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,552 1,109 2,214
10th Percentile £45,125 £45,000 £42,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £103,750 £102,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

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 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for MySQL in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 62 (45.59%) SQL
2 51 (37.50%) React
3 50 (36.76%) DevOps
4 47 (34.56%) Java
5 44 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (30.88%) PHP
7 39 (28.68%) Finance
8 37 (27.21%) Python
9 36 (26.47%) NoSQL
10 34 (25.00%) Google
10 34 (25.00%) HTML
10 34 (25.00%) CSS
10 34 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (25.00%) Analytics
11 32 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 31 (22.79%) Advertising
12 31 (22.79%) Hadoop
12 31 (22.79%) AngularJS
12 31 (22.79%) Microservices
13 30 (22.06%) Docker
13 30 (22.06%) Oracle
13 30 (22.06%) Linux
14 28 (20.59%) Data Modelling
14 28 (20.59%) TypeScript
15 27 (19.85%) Kubernetes
16 26 (19.12%) Git (software)
17 25 (18.38%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (17.65%) Scrum
19 23 (16.91%) Marketing
19 23 (16.91%) Amazon Redshift

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 21 (15.44%) SAS
2 20 (14.71%) CMS
2 20 (14.71%) WordPress
3 19 (13.97%) Apache
4 8 (5.88%) nginx
5 6 (4.41%) Apache Spark
5 6 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.41%) Moodle
6 4 (2.94%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.94%) SugarCRM
7 2 (1.47%) Drupal
7 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Pulsar
8 1 (0.74%) Confluence
8 1 (0.74%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.74%) Tornado
8 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Relativity
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.74%) Ringtail
2 1 (0.74%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.71%) GCP
2 19 (13.97%) npm
3 17 (12.50%) AWS
4 14 (10.29%) Snowflake
5 12 (8.82%) Azure
6 6 (4.41%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.94%) Microsoft 365
8 3 (2.21%) GitHub
8 3 (2.21%) Nutanix
8 3 (2.21%) PowerApps
9 2 (1.47%) Apigee
9 2 (1.47%) Google Data Studio
9 2 (1.47%) MinIO
9 2 (1.47%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.47%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.74%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) DNS
2 3 (2.21%) DHCP
3 2 (1.47%) Firewall
3 2 (1.47%) SSL
4 1 (0.74%) HTTP
4 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.47%) NoSQL
2 34 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (22.79%) Hadoop
4 25 (18.38%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (16.91%) Amazon Redshift
6 22 (16.18%) Big Data
7 21 (15.44%) Relational Database
8 16 (11.76%) OLTP
8 16 (11.76%) RDBMS
9 15 (11.03%) Redis
10 14 (10.29%) Metadata
10 14 (10.29%) MongoDB
11 13 (9.56%) Amazon Aurora
11 13 (9.56%) SQL Server
12 12 (8.82%) Apache Hive
13 11 (8.09%) Pentaho
14 10 (7.35%) Impala
14 10 (7.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 7 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (5.15%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 26 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.71%) JIRA
3 19 (13.97%) Grunt
3 19 (13.97%) gulp
4 12 (8.82%) ER Studio
4 12 (8.82%) ERwin
4 12 (8.82%) PowerDesigner
5 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.41%) Gradle
7 5 (3.68%) Subversion
8 3 (2.21%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.21%) GitLab
8 3 (2.21%) NUnit
8 3 (2.21%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.47%) Maven
9 2 (1.47%) Toad
9 2 (1.47%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (1.47%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (28.68%) Finance
2 31 (22.79%) Advertising
3 23 (16.91%) Marketing
4 17 (12.50%) Banking
5 13 (9.56%) Public Sector
6 11 (8.09%) Social Skills
7 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (2.94%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.94%) Games
10 3 (2.21%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (2.21%) Presentation Skills
11 2 (1.47%) Electronics
11 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.47%) Retail
11 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.74%) Law
12 1 (0.74%) Legal
12 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (61.76%) Developer
2 30 (22.06%) PHP Developer
3 24 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 22 (16.18%) Data Engineer
5 12 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (6.62%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 9 (6.62%) WordPress Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Lead Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Big Data Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Data Modeller
8 7 (5.15%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Analytics Developer
9 6 (4.41%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Informatica Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Moodle Developer
10 5 (3.68%) Architect
10 5 (3.68%) Data Architect
11 4 (2.94%) Database Engineer
11 4 (2.94%) Lead PHP Developer
11 4 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (37.50%) React
2 34 (25.00%) CSS
2 34 (25.00%) HTML
3 31 (22.79%) AngularJS
4 19 (13.97%) LAMP
4 19 (13.97%) Sass
4 19 (13.97%) Twig
5 12 (8.82%) .NET
6 11 (8.09%) Vue.js
7 10 (7.35%) Micronaut
7 10 (7.35%) Ratpack
8 9 (6.62%) jQuery
8 9 (6.62%) Node.js
8 9 (6.62%) RESTful
9 8 (5.88%) WebSockets
10 7 (5.15%) .NET Core
10 7 (5.15%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (4.41%) REST
11 6 (4.41%) ZeroMQ
12 5 (3.68%) FastAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.21%) Media Streaming
2 3 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.47%) Cloud Native
3 2 (1.47%) Clustering
3 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.47%) Replication
3 2 (1.47%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.74%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.74%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.74%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.74%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.06%) Linux
2 11 (8.09%) Unix
3 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.21%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.21%) Windows
3 3 (2.21%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (36.76%) DevOps
2 44 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.00%) Analytics
4 31 (22.79%) Microservices
5 28 (20.59%) Data Modelling
6 24 (17.65%) Scrum
7 22 (16.18%) Fintech
8 20 (14.71%) Software Engineering
9 19 (13.97%) Machine Learning
9 19 (13.97%) SEO
10 18 (13.24%) Data Science
10 18 (13.24%) ETL
11 17 (12.50%) Full Stack Development
11 17 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 16 (11.76%) CI/CD
13 15 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (11.03%) Clean Code
14 13 (9.56%) Data Analysis
15 12 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (8.82%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 62 (45.59%) SQL
2 47 (34.56%) Java
3 42 (30.88%) PHP
4 37 (27.21%) Python
5 32 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 28 (20.59%) TypeScript
7 11 (8.09%) PL/SQL
8 10 (7.35%) C#
8 10 (7.35%) HiveQL
9 6 (4.41%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.68%) Go
10 5 (3.68%) Kotlin
10 5 (3.68%) Scala
11 3 (2.21%) C
11 3 (2.21%) C++
11 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.21%) VB
12 2 (1.47%) Bash
12 2 (1.47%) VBA
12 2 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.76%) Degree
2 7 (5.15%) Master's Degree
3 6 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.94%) PhD
5 3 (2.21%) MCSE
5 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.74%) CEH
6 1 (0.74%) CISA
6 1 (0.74%) CISSP
6 1 (0.74%) EC-Council LPT
6 1 (0.74%) ECSA
6 1 (0.74%) HND
6 1 (0.74%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.97%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.74%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.74%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (22.06%) Docker
2 10 (7.35%) HDFS
3 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (19.85%) Kubernetes
2 11 (8.09%) Ansible
3 6 (4.41%) Puppet
4 3 (2.21%) HAProxy
4 3 (2.21%) Rundeck
5 2 (1.47%) Grafana
5 2 (1.47%) Perfmon
5 2 (1.47%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.74%) Graphite
6 1 (0.74%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.74%) Nessus
6 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.74%) Salt
6 1 (0.74%) Terraform
6 1 (0.74%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 34 (25.00%) Google
2 30 (22.06%) Oracle
3 12 (8.82%) Databricks
4 11 (8.09%) Informatica
4 11 (8.09%) Talend
5 5 (3.68%) VMware
6 4 (2.94%) Sybase
7 3 (2.21%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.21%) Percona
7 3 (2.21%) Perforce
8 2 (1.47%) F5
8 2 (1.47%) SAP
8 2 (1.47%) Splunk
8 2 (1.47%) Zend
9 1 (0.74%) Adobe
9 1 (0.74%) Checkmarx
9 1 (0.74%) iManage
9 1 (0.74%) Nuix
9 1 (0.74%) Qualys
9 1 (0.74%) Recommind