Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 76 75
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 -8
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 370 401 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.29% 3.89% 3.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.41% 12.20% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 334 359 497
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.21% -3.64% +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 3,554 3,288 3,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.58% 31.89% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,220 2,954 3,436
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,375 £87,500 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 0 5 £55,000 +48.65%
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 143 (38.65%) Java
1 143 (38.65%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (38.38%) SQL
3 139 (37.57%) JavaScript
4 136 (36.76%) Linux
5 125 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (32.97%) PHP
7 109 (29.46%) CSS
7 109 (29.46%) Python
8 108 (29.19%) HTML
9 107 (28.92%) Git (software)
10 93 (25.14%) Finance
11 81 (21.89%) Node.js
12 80 (21.62%) Docker
12 80 (21.62%) TDD
13 77 (20.81%) NoSQL
14 73 (19.73%) PostgreSQL
14 73 (19.73%) Oracle
15 69 (18.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 63 (17.03%) DevOps
17 62 (16.76%) Test Automation
17 62 (16.76%) SQL Server
18 56 (15.14%) Web Services
19 55 (14.86%) Front End Development
20 53 (14.32%) Problem-Solving
20 53 (14.32%) Redis
21 50 (13.51%) Scrum
22 48 (12.97%) Apache
22 48 (12.97%) Microservices
23 47 (12.70%) Ansible

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 48 (12.97%) Apache
2 23 (6.22%) Apache Spark
2 23 (6.22%) Ethereum
3 21 (5.68%) nginx
4 20 (5.41%) WordPress
5 19 (5.14%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (4.86%) JBoss
6 18 (4.86%) Tomcat
7 14 (3.78%) CMS
8 10 (2.70%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.43%) SharePoint
10 8 (2.16%) WildFly
11 7 (1.89%) Drupal
12 5 (1.35%) IIS
12 5 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
13 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.81%) Moodle
13 3 (0.81%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.35%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 27 (7.30%) Distributed Ledger
2 7 (1.89%) Magento
3 4 (1.08%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.27%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 143 (38.65%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (18.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (10.27%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (8.92%) GitHub
5 26 (7.03%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (5.14%) SaaS
7 16 (4.32%) Amazon S3
7 16 (4.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (2.97%) Serverless
9 10 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (2.43%) IaaS
11 6 (1.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (1.62%) Datadog
11 6 (1.62%) Loggly
11 6 (1.62%) Sumo Logic
12 5 (1.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (1.08%) OpenShift
13 4 (1.08%) Route 53
13 4 (1.08%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.86%) Internet
2 14 (3.78%) Firewall
3 13 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.97%) VPN
5 10 (2.70%) DNS
6 9 (2.43%) SSH
7 8 (2.16%) HTTP
7 8 (2.16%) SAN
8 6 (1.62%) SMS
9 4 (1.08%) BGP
9 4 (1.08%) NAS
9 4 (1.08%) SMTP
10 3 (0.81%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.81%) Intranet
10 3 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.81%) SSL
10 3 (0.81%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.54%) PBX
11 2 (0.54%) VLAN
11 2 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (20.81%) NoSQL
2 73 (19.73%) PostgreSQL
3 62 (16.76%) SQL Server
4 53 (14.32%) Redis
5 46 (12.43%) Relational Database
6 33 (8.92%) MongoDB
7 32 (8.65%) Blockchain
8 29 (7.84%) Big Data
9 24 (6.49%) Hadoop
10 21 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (4.59%) RDBMS
12 14 (3.78%) BigQuery
13 13 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (3.24%) Amazon RDS
14 12 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (2.43%) HBase
15 9 (2.43%) OLAP
15 9 (2.43%) OLTP
15 9 (2.43%) Oracle Database
16 8 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 107 (28.92%) Git (software)
2 42 (11.35%) Jenkins
3 17 (4.59%) JIRA
4 15 (4.05%) Maven
4 15 (4.05%) Subversion
5 12 (3.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (2.70%) JUnit
6 10 (2.70%) webpack
7 8 (2.16%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.89%) Mockito
8 7 (1.89%) Selenium
9 6 (1.62%) Emacs
9 6 (1.62%) Grunt
10 5 (1.35%) Gradle
10 5 (1.35%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.35%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.08%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.08%) Mocha
11 4 (1.08%) RSpec
General
1 93 (25.14%) Finance
2 38 (10.27%) Banking
3 28 (7.57%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.41%) Retail
5 16 (4.32%) Advertising
6 12 (3.24%) Marketing
7 11 (2.97%) Games
8 10 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (2.16%) Automotive
9 8 (2.16%) Legal
10 5 (1.35%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.08%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.81%) Front Office
13 2 (0.54%) Back Office
13 2 (0.54%) Billing
13 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.54%) Law
14 1 (0.27%) German Language
14 1 (0.27%) Publishing
14 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 213 (57.57%) Developer
2 58 (15.68%) Java Developer
3 53 (14.32%) Senior Developer
4 45 (12.16%) PHP Developer
5 35 (9.46%) Backend Developer
6 28 (7.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 28 (7.57%) Node.js Developer
7 25 (6.76%) Blockchain Developer
8 24 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 18 (4.86%) Java Engineer
9 18 (4.86%) JavaScript Developer
9 18 (4.86%) Software Developer
9 18 (4.86%) Team Leader
10 17 (4.59%) Senior Java Developer
11 15 (4.05%) Python Developer
12 14 (3.78%) DBA
12 14 (3.78%) Senior Backend Developer
13 13 (3.51%) Analyst
14 12 (3.24%) Data Engineer
14 12 (3.24%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (29.46%) CSS
2 108 (29.19%) HTML
3 81 (21.89%) Node.js
4 56 (15.14%) Web Services
5 46 (12.43%) RESTful
6 44 (11.89%) LAMP
7 36 (9.73%) React
7 36 (9.73%) Spring
8 33 (8.92%) HTML5
8 33 (8.92%) JSON
9 32 (8.65%) RabbitMQ
10 31 (8.38%) Hibernate
10 31 (8.38%) REST
10 31 (8.38%) Smart Contracts
11 28 (7.57%) Laravel
12 26 (7.03%) jQuery
13 24 (6.49%) .NET
14 23 (6.22%) Kafka
15 22 (5.95%) AngularJS
15 22 (5.95%) Truffle
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.62%) Computer Science
2 37 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (8.65%) Fintech
4 27 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (6.22%) Bitcoin
5 23 (6.22%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (5.68%) User Experience
7 17 (4.59%) Linux Command Line
8 15 (4.05%) Algorithms
8 15 (4.05%) Mobile App
9 13 (3.51%) Data Structures
10 9 (2.43%) Clustering
11 8 (2.16%) Public Cloud
11 8 (2.16%) Tandem
12 7 (1.89%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.89%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.62%) Fixed Income
13 6 (1.62%) Spread Betting
14 5 (1.35%) Hedge funds
14 5 (1.35%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 136 (36.76%) Linux
2 33 (8.92%) Unix
3 26 (7.03%) Windows
4 16 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.97%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.70%) CentOS
6 10 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.89%) Debian
8 6 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.81%) Android
10 3 (0.81%) VMS
10 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (21.62%) TDD
3 63 (17.03%) DevOps
4 62 (16.76%) Test Automation
5 55 (14.86%) Front End Development
6 53 (14.32%) Problem-Solving
7 50 (13.51%) Scrum
8 48 (12.97%) Microservices
9 45 (12.16%) Software Engineering
10 43 (11.62%) Web Development
11 41 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (11.08%) Open Source
12 35 (9.46%) MVC
12 35 (9.46%) OO
13 32 (8.65%) Data Security
14 30 (8.11%) Unit Testing
15 28 (7.57%) KYC
16 27 (7.30%) BDD
16 27 (7.30%) Identity Management
17 25 (6.76%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 143 (38.65%) Java
2 142 (38.38%) SQL
3 139 (37.57%) JavaScript
4 122 (32.97%) PHP
5 109 (29.46%) Python
6 41 (11.08%) Bash Shell
7 37 (10.00%) Ruby
8 26 (7.03%) ES6
9 24 (6.49%) Java 8
9 24 (6.49%) Perl
9 24 (6.49%) Solidity
10 23 (6.22%) Shell Script
11 19 (5.14%) C#
11 19 (5.14%) Go
12 16 (4.32%) C++
13 13 (3.51%) Groovy
13 13 (3.51%) Scala
14 11 (2.97%) C
14 11 (2.97%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.89%) Korn
Qualifications
1 37 (10.00%) Degree
2 20 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.08%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.81%) MCSA
4 3 (0.81%) MCSE
4 3 (0.81%) PhD
5 1 (0.27%) CCIE
5 1 (0.27%) CCIE Security
5 1 (0.27%) CCNA
5 1 (0.27%) CCSA
5 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.27%) CISM
5 1 (0.27%) CISSP
5 1 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.27%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.59%) QA
2 7 (1.89%) GCP
3 3 (0.81%) GDPR
3 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (21.62%) Docker
2 27 (7.30%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.62%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.81%) XenApp
6 2 (0.54%) KVM
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.27%) HDFS
7 1 (0.27%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.27%) PowerDNS
7 1 (0.27%) QEMU
7 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.27%) vSphere
7 1 (0.27%) Xen
7 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (12.70%) Ansible
2 35 (9.46%) Puppet
3 33 (8.92%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (8.11%) Kubernetes
4 30 (8.11%) Nagios
5 27 (7.30%) Terraform
6 13 (3.51%) ZABBIX
7 11 (2.97%) Prometheus
8 10 (2.70%) Salt
9 7 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (1.89%) Rancher
10 6 (1.62%) Data Guard
10 6 (1.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 6 (1.62%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (1.08%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.08%) Consul
11 4 (1.08%) LiteSpeed
11 4 (1.08%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 73 (19.73%) Oracle
2 33 (8.92%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.41%) Splunk
4 19 (5.14%) Google
5 18 (4.86%) VMware
6 14 (3.78%) New Relic
7 13 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 12 (3.24%) Atlassian
9 8 (2.16%) SaltStack
9 8 (2.16%) Tableau
10 7 (1.89%) Solace
11 6 (1.62%) Citrix
11 6 (1.62%) Rackspace
12 4 (1.08%) Epicor
12 4 (1.08%) IFS
12 4 (1.08%) Infor
12 4 (1.08%) Sage
12 4 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.08%) SAP
12 4 (1.08%) Sun