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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 74 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 -22  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 173 261 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.36% 3.64% 4.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.40% 12.72% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 157 239 377
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +3.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1663 2052 2882
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 32.32% 28.58% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1821 2527
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing MySQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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.

1 177 (47.58%) JavaScript
2 157 (42.20%) Linux
3 156 (41.94%) PHP
4 136 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (35.48%) SQL
6 131 (35.22%) Java
7 120 (32.26%) CSS
8 118 (31.72%) HTML
9 90 (24.19%) jQuery
10 85 (22.85%) TDD
11 80 (21.51%) Scrum
12 79 (21.24%) SQL Server
13 74 (19.89%) DevOps
14 73 (19.62%) Finance
15 72 (19.35%) Python
15 72 (19.35%) Git (software)
16 68 (18.28%) Apache
17 67 (18.01%) LAMP
18 65 (17.47%) Jenkins
19 63 (16.94%) Oracle
20 62 (16.67%) Fintech
21 60 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
22 58 (15.59%) Node.js
23 57 (15.32%) Puppet
24 55 (14.78%) Perl
25 54 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
25 54 (14.52%) React
26 53 (14.25%) Degree
26 53 (14.25%) Spring
27 51 (13.71%) Docker

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 68 (18.28%) Apache
2 40 (10.75%) Tomcat
3 24 (6.45%) IIS
4 23 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (5.38%) Apache Solr
6 18 (4.84%) WordPress
7 16 (4.30%) Apache Spark
8 15 (4.03%) JBoss
9 14 (3.76%) OpenStack
9 14 (3.76%) WebLogic
10 11 (2.96%) Jetty
10 11 (2.96%) WebSphere
11 10 (2.69%) Alfresco
12 8 (2.15%) Confluence
12 8 (2.15%) nginx
13 7 (1.88%) CMS
14 6 (1.61%) Drupal
15 3 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
15 3 (0.81%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.54%) MS Office
3 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.15%) Magento
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 54 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.69%) G Suite
4 9 (2.42%) SaaS
5 8 (2.15%) GitHub
6 6 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.34%) TestFlight
8 4 (1.08%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.08%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.08%) IaaS
8 4 (1.08%) PaaS
9 3 (0.81%) AdWords
9 3 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.54%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.54%) Linode
11 1 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.49%) Internet
2 11 (2.96%) Extranet
2 11 (2.96%) Firewall
2 11 (2.96%) Intranet
3 10 (2.69%) NetScaler
3 10 (2.69%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.42%) LDAP
5 7 (1.88%) FTP
5 7 (1.88%) Kerberos
5 7 (1.88%) SSL
5 7 (1.88%) VPN
6 6 (1.61%) DNS
7 4 (1.08%) DHCP
7 4 (1.08%) LAN
7 4 (1.08%) Network Security
7 4 (1.08%) SAN
8 3 (0.81%) HTTP
8 3 (0.81%) WAN
9 2 (0.54%) SMTP
9 2 (0.54%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (21.24%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.63%) MongoDB
3 45 (12.10%) NoSQL
3 45 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 30 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (8.06%) Redis
6 22 (5.91%) Oracle Database
7 20 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (5.38%) Big Data
8 16 (4.30%) Couchbase
8 16 (4.30%) Hadoop
8 16 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (4.03%) DB2
10 13 (3.49%) RDBMS
11 9 (2.42%) Riak
12 8 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.61%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.61%) KDB
13 6 (1.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 72 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 65 (17.47%) Jenkins
3 27 (7.26%) Subversion
4 24 (6.45%) JIRA
5 15 (4.03%) Maven
6 13 (3.49%) Cucumber
6 13 (3.49%) JUnit
7 10 (2.69%) Mockito
8 9 (2.42%) Talend Open Studio
9 8 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.88%) PHPUnit
10 7 (1.88%) Selenium
11 6 (1.61%) Travis CI
11 6 (1.61%) Vagrant
12 5 (1.34%) Bundler
13 4 (1.08%) Gatling
14 3 (0.81%) Phing
15 2 (0.54%) Artifactory
15 2 (0.54%) GitLab
15 2 (0.54%) QUnit
General
1 73 (19.62%) Finance
2 37 (9.95%) Retail
3 31 (8.33%) Banking
4 19 (5.11%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.42%) Advertising
5 9 (2.42%) Publishing
6 8 (2.15%) Marketing
7 7 (1.88%) Back Office
8 6 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.61%) Legal
9 5 (1.34%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.81%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.81%) Games
10 3 (0.81%) Law
11 2 (0.54%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.27%) Automotive
12 1 (0.27%) French Language
12 1 (0.27%) German Language
12 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 214 (57.53%) Developer
2 65 (17.47%) Java Developer
3 42 (11.29%) Senior Developer
4 39 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
5 34 (9.14%) PHP Developer
6 32 (8.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 29 (7.80%) Analyst
8 28 (7.53%) DevOps Engineer
9 23 (6.18%) Junior
10 20 (5.38%) Junior Developer
11 15 (4.03%) Data Analyst
11 15 (4.03%) Junior Java Developer
11 15 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
12 14 (3.76%) Web Developer
13 13 (3.49%) E-Commerce Developer
13 13 (3.49%) Hybris Developer
13 13 (3.49%) Java E-Commerce Developer
14 11 (2.96%) Software Engineer
15 10 (2.69%) Graduate
15 10 (2.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (32.26%) CSS
2 118 (31.72%) HTML
3 90 (24.19%) jQuery
4 67 (18.01%) LAMP
5 58 (15.59%) Node.js
6 54 (14.52%) React
7 53 (14.25%) Spring
8 46 (12.37%) AngularJS
9 44 (11.83%) Web Services
10 43 (11.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 41 (11.02%) HTML5
12 37 (9.95%) Hibernate
13 31 (8.33%) REST
14 28 (7.53%) J2EE
15 27 (7.26%) XML
16 23 (6.18%) SOAP
16 23 (6.18%) Symfony
17 19 (5.11%) Ext JS
17 19 (5.11%) iBATIS
17 19 (5.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.67%) Fintech
2 43 (11.56%) User Experience
3 39 (10.48%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.03%) Data Structures
6 12 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.23%) Social Media
7 11 (2.96%) EMC VNX
8 8 (2.15%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.61%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.08%) Clustering
11 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.08%) Photography
11 4 (1.08%) Replication
12 3 (0.81%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.81%) Grid Computing
12 3 (0.81%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 157 (42.20%) Linux
2 42 (11.29%) Windows
3 40 (10.75%) Unix
4 27 (7.26%) Ubuntu
5 22 (5.91%) Apple iOS
6 20 (5.38%) Android
7 19 (5.11%) Debian
8 15 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (3.76%) CentOS
10 11 (2.96%) Mac OS X
11 10 (2.69%) NetWare
11 10 (2.69%) SUSE
12 9 (2.42%) Windows Server
13 8 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.54%) CoreOS
15 2 (0.54%) Fedora
15 2 (0.54%) Solaris
15 2 (0.54%) VMS
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (22.85%) TDD
3 80 (21.51%) Scrum
4 74 (19.89%) DevOps
5 60 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (12.90%) Front End Development
7 44 (11.83%) E-Commerce
7 44 (11.83%) OO
8 38 (10.22%) Visualisation
9 37 (9.95%) Data Visualisation
10 36 (9.68%) Web Development
11 34 (9.14%) Kanban
12 33 (8.87%) MVC
13 31 (8.33%) Software Engineering
14 29 (7.80%) BDD
15 28 (7.53%) Open Source
16 26 (6.99%) Mentoring
16 26 (6.99%) Multithreading
16 26 (6.99%) OOP
17 24 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 177 (47.58%) JavaScript
2 156 (41.94%) PHP
3 132 (35.48%) SQL
4 131 (35.22%) Java
5 72 (19.35%) Python
6 55 (14.78%) Perl
7 41 (11.02%) Bash Shell
8 35 (9.41%) Ruby
9 22 (5.91%) PHP 5
10 20 (5.38%) Go
11 19 (5.11%) T-SQL
12 16 (4.30%) PowerShell
13 12 (3.23%) Scala
13 12 (3.23%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.96%) C#
15 8 (2.15%) Groovy
16 6 (1.61%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.61%) C++
16 6 (1.61%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.34%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 53 (14.25%) Degree
2 6 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) CCNA
5 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.54%) MCP
5 2 (0.54%) MCSE
5 2 (0.54%) MCTS
5 2 (0.54%) OCP
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.27%) CITP
6 1 (0.27%) MCSD
6 1 (0.27%) PhD
6 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.76%) QA
2 8 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.08%) MiFID
3 4 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.54%) PMO
6 1 (0.27%) EMIR
6 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (13.71%) Docker
2 19 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.03%) Active Directory
4 10 (2.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (2.69%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (2.69%) vSphere
4 10 (2.69%) XenApp
5 8 (2.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.88%) Varnish
7 5 (1.34%) LXC
7 5 (1.34%) Xen
8 4 (1.08%) KVM
9 3 (0.81%) NFS
10 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.27%) HDFS
11 1 (0.27%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 57 (15.32%) Puppet
2 44 (11.83%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (11.56%) Ansible
4 20 (5.38%) Salt
5 19 (5.11%) Nagios
6 12 (3.23%) Kibana
6 12 (3.23%) logstash
6 12 (3.23%) Terraform
7 10 (2.69%) EMC VPLEX
7 10 (2.69%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 10 (2.69%) Simpana
8 7 (1.88%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.34%) Grafana
10 4 (1.08%) Marathon
10 4 (1.08%) Mesos
11 3 (0.81%) StatsD
12 2 (0.54%) Cacti
12 2 (0.54%) Graphite
12 2 (0.54%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.54%) SELinux
Vendors
1 63 (16.94%) Oracle
2 33 (8.87%) Twitter
3 32 (8.60%) Google
3 32 (8.60%) Microsoft
4 29 (7.80%) VMware
5 25 (6.72%) Zend
6 19 (5.11%) Red Hat
7 14 (3.76%) hybris
8 11 (2.96%) EMC
9 10 (2.69%) Citrix
9 10 (2.69%) CommVault
9 10 (2.69%) Novell
10 9 (2.42%) Talend
11 5 (1.34%) New Relic
11 5 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.08%) Facebook
12 4 (1.08%) Tableau
12 4 (1.08%) Vertica
13 3 (0.81%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.81%) Sybase
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + 35% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
KV Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
blu digital
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago