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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 159 141 143
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 -70
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 146 106 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.81% 1.95% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.12% 6.87% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 126 98 83
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,375 £49,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £51,563 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.71% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £98,250 £91,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +3.70% +3.85%

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 2,052 1,543 1,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.48% 28.46% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 1,372 1,229
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £71,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.11% +1.43% +3.70%
75th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,500 £107,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge -6 1 £70,000 +40.00%
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 75 (51.37%) SQL
2 51 (34.93%) Software Engineering
3 47 (32.19%) DevOps
4 42 (28.77%) Java
5 40 (27.40%) Relational Database
6 38 (26.03%) .NET
7 37 (25.34%) PHP
8 36 (24.66%) Agile
8 36 (24.66%) Git (software)
9 35 (23.97%) C#
9 35 (23.97%) HTML
9 35 (23.97%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (22.60%) Data Science
10 33 (22.60%) AngularJS
10 33 (22.60%) JavaScript
10 33 (22.60%) SQL Server
11 32 (21.92%) Linux
11 32 (21.92%) Python
11 32 (21.92%) RDBMS
11 32 (21.92%) Analytics
11 32 (21.92%) React
12 31 (21.23%) Machine Learning
12 31 (21.23%) Greenfield Project
13 30 (20.55%) Finance
13 30 (20.55%) Test Automation
14 29 (19.86%) JIRA
14 29 (19.86%) Unit Testing
14 29 (19.86%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (19.18%) CSS
15 28 (19.18%) NoSQL

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 26 (17.81%) Apache
2 20 (13.70%) WordPress
3 19 (13.01%) CMS
4 11 (7.53%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.11%) SAS
5 6 (4.11%) SugarCRM
6 4 (2.74%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.74%) Confluence
7 3 (2.05%) nginx
7 3 (2.05%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.05%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.68%) Appian
9 1 (0.68%) JBoss
9 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.37%) Elite 3E
1 2 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (1.37%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.38%) Azure
2 19 (13.01%) AWS
2 19 (13.01%) npm
3 15 (10.27%) GitHub
4 10 (6.85%) GCP
4 10 (6.85%) Power Platform
5 6 (4.11%) Datadog
5 6 (4.11%) Microsoft 365
6 5 (3.42%) OpenShift
6 5 (3.42%) Snowflake
7 3 (2.05%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.05%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (2.05%) Power Automate
7 3 (2.05%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.37%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.37%) CloudFront
8 2 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) Firewall
2 3 (2.05%) DNS
2 3 (2.05%) LAN
2 3 (2.05%) WAN
3 2 (1.37%) DHCP
4 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.40%) Relational Database
2 33 (22.60%) SQL Server
3 32 (21.92%) RDBMS
4 29 (19.86%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (19.18%) NoSQL
6 16 (10.96%) Hadoop
7 13 (8.90%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (8.22%) MongoDB
8 12 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (7.53%) Amazon Redshift
10 8 (5.48%) Big Data
10 8 (5.48%) MariaDB
10 8 (5.48%) Power BI
11 7 (4.79%) Apache Hive
11 7 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (4.79%) Impala
11 7 (4.79%) Tableau
11 7 (4.79%) Yellowfin
12 6 (4.11%) QlikView
12 6 (4.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (24.66%) Git (software)
2 29 (19.86%) JIRA
3 19 (13.01%) Grunt
3 19 (13.01%) gulp
4 11 (7.53%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.48%) GitLab
6 5 (3.42%) CircleCI
7 4 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.74%) ER Studio
7 4 (2.74%) ERwin
7 4 (2.74%) Gradle
7 4 (2.74%) Maven
7 4 (2.74%) PHPUnit
7 4 (2.74%) PowerDesigner
8 3 (2.05%) Subversion
8 3 (2.05%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.37%) JUnit
9 2 (1.37%) NUnit
9 2 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 30 (20.55%) Finance
2 26 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (16.44%) Advertising
4 19 (13.01%) Marketing
5 14 (9.59%) Social Skills
6 10 (6.85%) Banking
7 8 (5.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 8 (5.48%) Public Sector
8 4 (2.74%) Automotive
8 4 (2.74%) Back Office
8 4 (2.74%) Front Office
9 3 (2.05%) Games
10 2 (1.37%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (1.37%) French Language
10 2 (1.37%) German Language
10 2 (1.37%) Legal
10 2 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.37%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (1.37%) Russian Language
10 2 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 84 (57.53%) Developer
2 20 (13.70%) Analytics Developer
2 20 (13.70%) C# Developer
2 20 (13.70%) PHP Developer
3 13 (8.90%) Java Developer
4 11 (7.53%) Analyst
4 11 (7.53%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 11 (7.53%) WordPress Developer
5 10 (6.85%) Data Engineer
5 10 (6.85%) Software Developer
6 9 (6.16%) .NET Developer
6 9 (6.16%) Technical Leader
7 8 (5.48%) C# Quant Developer
7 8 (5.48%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (5.48%) Quantitative Developer
7 8 (5.48%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (4.79%) Data Analyst
8 7 (4.79%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (26.03%) .NET
2 35 (23.97%) HTML
3 33 (22.60%) AngularJS
4 32 (21.92%) React
5 28 (19.18%) CSS
6 27 (18.49%) .NET Core
7 20 (13.70%) LAMP
7 20 (13.70%) Sass
8 19 (13.01%) Twig
9 17 (11.64%) RESTful
10 16 (10.96%) Spring
11 11 (7.53%) HTML5
12 10 (6.85%) Apache Camel
13 9 (6.16%) Hibernate
13 9 (6.16%) Kafka
14 7 (4.79%) Spring Boot
15 6 (4.11%) JSON
15 6 (4.11%) REST
16 5 (3.42%) jQuery
16 5 (3.42%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.23%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.48%) Cyber Defence
2 8 (5.48%) Cyberattack
3 5 (3.42%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.05%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.05%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.37%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.37%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.68%) Educational Technology
6 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) PropTech
6 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.68%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.92%) Linux
2 13 (8.90%) Unix
3 12 (8.22%) Windows
4 8 (5.48%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.05%) CentOS
6 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.93%) Software Engineering
2 47 (32.19%) DevOps
3 36 (24.66%) Agile
4 35 (23.97%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (22.60%) Data Science
6 32 (21.92%) Analytics
7 31 (21.23%) Machine Learning
8 30 (20.55%) Test Automation
9 29 (19.86%) Unit Testing
10 28 (19.18%) Clean Code
11 27 (18.49%) Technical Debt
12 25 (17.12%) Test Strategy
13 21 (14.38%) Full Stack Development
14 20 (13.70%) Data Analytics
14 20 (13.70%) Data Modelling
14 20 (13.70%) SEO
14 20 (13.70%) TDD
15 19 (13.01%) CI/CD
16 18 (12.33%) Fintech
16 18 (12.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 75 (51.37%) SQL
2 42 (28.77%) Java
3 37 (25.34%) PHP
4 35 (23.97%) C#
5 33 (22.60%) JavaScript
6 32 (21.92%) Python
7 19 (13.01%) TypeScript
8 8 (5.48%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.79%) HiveQL
9 7 (4.79%) Kotlin
10 6 (4.11%) Bash
10 6 (4.11%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.05%) Go
11 3 (2.05%) R
11 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.68%) ES6
13 1 (0.68%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (14.38%) Degree
2 13 (8.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.11%) PhD
4 4 (2.74%) MCSE
4 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.37%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.37%) MCSA
5 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.05%) QA
3 2 (1.37%) ISO 15022
3 2 (1.37%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.68%) Accessibility
System Software
1 17 (11.64%) Docker
2 7 (4.79%) HDFS
3 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (10.96%) Kubernetes
2 12 (8.22%) Ansible
3 5 (3.42%) Puppet
4 4 (2.74%) Grafana
4 4 (2.74%) Prometheus
5 3 (2.05%) HAProxy
5 3 (2.05%) Kibana
6 2 (1.37%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.68%) logstash
7 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) Google
1 23 (15.75%) Oracle
2 12 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.48%) VMware
4 4 (2.74%) Databricks
4 4 (2.74%) Okta
5 3 (2.05%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.05%) F5
5 3 (2.05%) iManage
5 3 (2.05%) Informatica
5 3 (2.05%) Sybase
5 3 (2.05%) Talend
6 2 (1.37%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.37%) Facebook
6 2 (1.37%) Percona
6 2 (1.37%) Perforce
7 1 (0.68%) Cadence
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) OpenText
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com