Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 64 84
Rank change year-on-year -30 +20 -7
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 375 433 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.37% 4.33% 3.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.02% 13.81% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 348 399 408
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
10th Percentile £35,675 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 3,402 3,135 3,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.57% 31.36% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3,089 2,860 3,188
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -6 8 £52,500 +45.83%
Moorgate +2 2 £65,000 +52.94%
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 157 (41.87%) JavaScript
2 150 (40.00%) Java
3 137 (36.53%) Amazon AWS
4 133 (35.47%) Python
5 131 (34.93%) PHP
6 127 (33.87%) Linux
7 116 (30.93%) SQL
8 114 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
9 109 (29.07%) HTML
10 102 (27.20%) CSS
11 93 (24.80%) Git (software)
12 82 (21.87%) Node.js
12 82 (21.87%) Finance
13 75 (20.00%) Docker
14 70 (18.67%) DevOps
15 66 (17.60%) Oracle
16 60 (16.00%) NoSQL
17 58 (15.47%) Relational Database
18 55 (14.67%) Redis
18 55 (14.67%) RESTful
18 55 (14.67%) Ruby
18 55 (14.67%) Web Development
19 54 (14.40%) RabbitMQ
19 54 (14.40%) Microservices
20 52 (13.87%) PostgreSQL
21 51 (13.60%) TDD
21 51 (13.60%) Web Services
22 49 (13.07%) OO
22 49 (13.07%) Front End Development
23 48 (12.80%) Fintech

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 31 (8.27%) Apache
2 28 (7.47%) CMS
3 27 (7.20%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (6.67%) nginx
5 19 (5.07%) Ethereum
5 19 (5.07%) Tomcat
5 19 (5.07%) WordPress
6 13 (3.47%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.40%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.60%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.33%) Drupal
10 4 (1.07%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.07%) IIS
10 4 (1.07%) JBoss
11 3 (0.80%) Confluence
11 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.80%) uWSGI
12 2 (0.53%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (5.07%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (1.33%) Magento
3 2 (0.53%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.53%) Shopify
4 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 137 (36.53%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (11.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (7.47%) Cloud Computing
3 28 (7.47%) GitHub
4 23 (6.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (5.87%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (4.53%) SaaS
7 14 (3.73%) Amazon S3
8 9 (2.40%) Serverless
9 8 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.87%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (1.87%) IaaS
11 6 (1.60%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (1.60%) Apple Pay
11 6 (1.60%) Google Pay
11 6 (1.60%) Office 365
12 5 (1.33%) PaaS
13 4 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (1.07%) CloudFront
13 4 (1.07%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.53%) Firewall
2 13 (3.47%) Internet
3 11 (2.93%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.40%) VLAN
4 9 (2.40%) VPN
5 8 (2.13%) SAN
6 7 (1.87%) BGP
6 7 (1.87%) BIG-IP
6 7 (1.87%) DNS
6 7 (1.87%) SSL
7 6 (1.60%) NAS
8 5 (1.33%) HTTP
8 5 (1.33%) SMS
9 3 (0.80%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.80%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.53%) SSH
10 2 (0.53%) VoIP
10 2 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 58 (15.47%) Relational Database
3 55 (14.67%) Redis
4 52 (13.87%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (11.47%) MongoDB
6 40 (10.67%) SQL Server
7 24 (6.40%) Blockchain
8 21 (5.60%) Big Data
9 16 (4.27%) BigQuery
10 15 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
11 14 (3.73%) Hadoop
12 13 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (3.20%) MariaDB
14 11 (2.93%) HBase
14 11 (2.93%) RDBMS
14 11 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (2.13%) QlikView
15 8 (2.13%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 93 (24.80%) Git (software)
2 34 (9.07%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.73%) JIRA
3 14 (3.73%) Subversion
4 11 (2.93%) JUnit
5 9 (2.40%) Gradle
6 8 (2.13%) Mockito
7 6 (1.60%) Maven
7 6 (1.60%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.60%) webpack
8 5 (1.33%) Artifactory
8 5 (1.33%) GitLab
8 5 (1.33%) RSpec
8 5 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.07%) CA Release Automation
9 4 (1.07%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.07%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.07%) Visual Studio Code
10 3 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 82 (21.87%) Finance
2 37 (9.87%) Banking
3 23 (6.13%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.07%) Marketing
5 18 (4.80%) Retail
6 11 (2.93%) Games
7 9 (2.40%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.33%) Advertising
9 4 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.80%) Back Office
10 3 (0.80%) Front Office
10 3 (0.80%) Law
10 3 (0.80%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.53%) Billing
11 2 (0.53%) Electronics
11 2 (0.53%) German Language
11 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.27%) Legal
12 1 (0.27%) Publishing
12 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 233 (62.13%) Developer
2 64 (17.07%) PHP Developer
3 55 (14.67%) Java Developer
4 51 (13.60%) Senior Developer
5 30 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 29 (7.73%) DevOps Engineer
7 28 (7.47%) Backend Developer
7 28 (7.47%) Lead Developer
8 26 (6.93%) Node.js Developer
9 24 (6.40%) JavaScript Developer
9 24 (6.40%) Senior Java Developer
10 20 (5.33%) Python Developer
11 19 (5.07%) Blockchain Developer
12 16 (4.27%) PHP Laravel Developer
13 14 (3.73%) DBA
14 13 (3.47%) Web Developer
15 12 (3.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 12 (3.20%) Lead PHP Developer
15 12 (3.20%) Team Leader
16 11 (2.93%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (29.07%) HTML
2 102 (27.20%) CSS
3 82 (21.87%) Node.js
4 55 (14.67%) RESTful
5 54 (14.40%) RabbitMQ
6 51 (13.60%) Web Services
7 46 (12.27%) LAMP
8 44 (11.73%) Laravel
9 41 (10.93%) jQuery
10 40 (10.67%) HTML5
10 40 (10.67%) Spring
11 36 (9.60%) Kafka
12 35 (9.33%) JSON
13 30 (8.00%) React
14 25 (6.67%) CSS3
15 24 (6.40%) XML
16 23 (6.13%) REST
16 23 (6.13%) Symfony
17 22 (5.87%) Hibernate
17 22 (5.87%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.80%) Fintech
2 39 (10.40%) Computer Science
3 37 (9.87%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (7.73%) User Experience
5 24 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (5.07%) Bitcoin
7 13 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.20%) Algorithms
8 12 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (2.93%) Clustering
9 11 (2.93%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (2.93%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.13%) Replication
11 7 (1.87%) Fixed Income
11 7 (1.87%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.60%) Augmented Reality
12 6 (1.60%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.60%) Reinsurance
13 5 (1.33%) Public Cloud
14 4 (1.07%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 127 (33.87%) Linux
2 25 (6.67%) Windows
3 18 (4.80%) Unix
4 14 (3.73%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.67%) CentOS
5 10 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.87%) CoreOS
8 6 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.33%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.80%) Debian
10 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.53%) Android
11 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.27%) VMS
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (18.67%) DevOps
3 55 (14.67%) Web Development
4 54 (14.40%) Microservices
5 51 (13.60%) TDD
6 49 (13.07%) Front End Development
6 49 (13.07%) OO
7 46 (12.27%) Problem-Solving
8 41 (10.93%) Software Engineering
9 39 (10.40%) Scrum
10 37 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (9.07%) MVC
11 34 (9.07%) Test Automation
12 31 (8.27%) API Design
13 26 (6.93%) Configuration Management
14 25 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
14 25 (6.67%) Open Source
15 23 (6.13%) E-Commerce
16 22 (5.87%) Data Security
16 22 (5.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 157 (41.87%) JavaScript
2 150 (40.00%) Java
3 133 (35.47%) Python
4 131 (34.93%) PHP
5 116 (30.93%) SQL
6 55 (14.67%) Ruby
7 39 (10.40%) Bash Shell
8 30 (8.00%) Java 8
9 28 (7.47%) Scala
10 26 (6.93%) Go
11 24 (6.40%) ES6
12 23 (6.13%) Perl
13 19 (5.07%) Solidity
14 18 (4.80%) PowerShell
14 18 (4.80%) Shell Script
15 14 (3.73%) C++
16 13 (3.47%) PHP 7
17 12 (3.20%) Elixir
18 11 (2.93%) C
19 9 (2.40%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (8.80%) Degree
2 19 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.87%) AWS Certification
3 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.60%) MCSA
5 4 (1.07%) MCSE
6 2 (0.53%) OCP
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.53%) PhD
6 2 (0.53%) RHCA
7 1 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.73%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (20.00%) Docker
2 24 (6.40%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (2.93%) Active Directory
4 10 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.87%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.87%) iptables
6 5 (1.33%) KVM
7 4 (1.07%) QEMU
7 4 (1.07%) Varnish
7 4 (1.07%) Xen
8 3 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.80%) HDFS
8 3 (0.80%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.80%) XenApp
8 3 (0.80%) XenServer
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.27%) PowerDNS
10 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 44 (11.73%) Puppet
3 38 (10.13%) Ansible
4 33 (8.80%) Kubernetes
5 20 (5.33%) Nagios
6 14 (3.73%) Terraform
7 12 (3.20%) ZABBIX
8 11 (2.93%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (2.93%) Prometheus
9 10 (2.67%) HAProxy
9 10 (2.67%) Rancher
10 7 (1.87%) Salt
11 4 (1.07%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.07%) LiteSpeed
11 4 (1.07%) Oozie
11 4 (1.07%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.80%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 3 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.53%) cPanel
Vendors
1 66 (17.60%) Oracle
2 27 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.60%) Google
4 14 (3.73%) Tableau
5 12 (3.20%) VMware
6 9 (2.40%) Citrix
6 9 (2.40%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.40%) Splunk
6 9 (2.40%) Zend
7 8 (2.13%) F5
7 8 (2.13%) Remedy
7 8 (2.13%) Solace
8 7 (1.87%) Talend
9 5 (1.33%) Cisco
9 5 (1.33%) Rackspace
9 5 (1.33%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.07%) New Relic
11 3 (0.80%) Hortonworks
11 3 (0.80%) IBM
12 2 (0.53%) SAP