Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 88 141 90
Rank change year-on-year +53 -51 -24
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 141 194 344
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.29% 2.12% 3.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.82% 7.83% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 115 191 339
Median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +13.04%
10th Percentile £45,750 £42,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £97,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +13.04%

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 1,303 2,478 3,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 30.37% 27.06% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,099 2,200 2,822
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £102,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 2021. 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 +18 4 £45,000 -
MySQL
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 70 (49.65%) JavaScript
2 53 (37.59%) PHP
3 52 (36.88%) SQL
4 50 (35.46%) HTML
5 49 (34.75%) CSS
6 44 (31.21%) AWS
7 42 (29.79%) Docker
8 38 (26.95%) Java
9 37 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (26.24%) TDD
10 35 (24.82%) SQL Server
11 33 (23.40%) PostgreSQL
11 33 (23.40%) DevOps
11 33 (23.40%) Microservices
12 31 (21.99%) Python
12 31 (21.99%) Git (software)
13 28 (19.86%) Kubernetes
14 27 (19.15%) Fintech
15 26 (18.44%) AngularJS
16 24 (17.02%) REST
17 20 (14.18%) Jenkins
18 19 (13.48%) .NET
19 18 (12.77%) OO
19 18 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (12.77%) Finance
19 18 (12.77%) MVC
19 18 (12.77%) Software Engineering
19 18 (12.77%) Big Data
20 17 (12.06%) Node.js
20 17 (12.06%) SDLC

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 16 (11.35%) Apache
1 16 (11.35%) Moodle
2 10 (7.09%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (5.67%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.55%) CMS
5 4 (2.84%) WordPress
6 3 (2.13%) Drupal
7 2 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.42%) Confluence
7 2 (1.42%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.42%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.71%) IIS
8 1 (0.71%) JBoss
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Fuse
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 44 (31.21%) AWS
2 16 (11.35%) Azure
3 14 (9.93%) GCP
4 8 (5.67%) Azure Data Factory
5 6 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.55%) Stackdriver
7 4 (2.84%) GitHub
7 4 (2.84%) OpenShift
8 3 (2.13%) Apple Pay
8 3 (2.13%) Google Pay
8 3 (2.13%) PaaS
8 3 (2.13%) SaaS
9 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.71%) Heroku
9 1 (0.71%) npm
9 1 (0.71%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.71%) Serverless
9 1 (0.71%) Veeva
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) Firewall
2 6 (4.26%) VPN
3 3 (2.13%) DNS
3 3 (2.13%) SNMP
4 2 (1.42%) HTTP
4 2 (1.42%) Internet
4 2 (1.42%) Skype
4 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.82%) SQL Server
2 33 (23.40%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (12.77%) Big Data
4 16 (11.35%) MongoDB
5 15 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (8.51%) Redis
7 11 (7.80%) NoSQL
8 9 (6.38%) Relational Database
9 8 (5.67%) MS Access
10 7 (4.96%) Tableau
11 6 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (3.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (3.55%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (3.55%) Looker
12 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database
12 5 (3.55%) QlikView
12 5 (3.55%) Yellowfin
13 4 (2.84%) BigQuery
14 3 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 31 (21.99%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.18%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.38%) Selenium
4 8 (5.67%) Bitbucket
4 8 (5.67%) Cypress.io
5 6 (4.26%) GitLab
5 6 (4.26%) JIRA
6 4 (2.84%) JUnit
6 4 (2.84%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.13%) Mockito
8 2 (1.42%) Maven
8 2 (1.42%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.42%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.71%) Appium
9 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.71%) Capybara
9 1 (0.71%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.71%) gulp
9 1 (0.71%) RSpec
General
1 18 (12.77%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Marketing
3 6 (4.26%) Banking
4 5 (3.55%) Publishing
5 4 (2.84%) Advertising
6 3 (2.13%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.42%) Electronics
7 2 (1.42%) French Language
7 2 (1.42%) Law
7 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (53.19%) Developer
2 28 (19.86%) PHP Developer
3 22 (15.60%) Full Stack Developer
4 15 (10.64%) Java Engineer
5 13 (9.22%) Moodle Developer
6 12 (8.51%) Analyst
6 12 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) Backend Developer
8 8 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) ETL Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Python Developer
8 8 (5.67%) Python Engineer
8 8 (5.67%) Test Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.96%) Data Engineer
10 6 (4.26%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Ruby Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (35.46%) HTML
2 49 (34.75%) CSS
3 26 (18.44%) AngularJS
4 24 (17.02%) REST
5 19 (13.48%) .NET
6 17 (12.06%) Node.js
7 15 (10.64%) Vue.js
8 14 (9.93%) jQuery
8 14 (9.93%) LAMP
9 12 (8.51%) HTML5
10 11 (7.80%) React
10 11 (7.80%) Spring
10 11 (7.80%) Spring Boot
11 9 (6.38%) Kafka
11 9 (6.38%) Laravel
12 8 (5.67%) CSS3
12 8 (5.67%) JSON
12 8 (5.67%) RESTful
12 8 (5.67%) Web Services
13 7 (4.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (7.80%) e-Learning
2 8 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.96%) User Experience
4 5 (3.55%) SCORM
5 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.13%) Derivative
6 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.42%) Clustering
7 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.42%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.42%) Media Streaming
7 2 (1.42%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.42%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.06%) Linux
2 9 (6.38%) Windows
3 4 (2.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (26.24%) TDD
2 33 (23.40%) DevOps
2 33 (23.40%) Microservices
3 27 (19.15%) Fintech
4 18 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (12.77%) MVC
4 18 (12.77%) OO
4 18 (12.77%) Software Engineering
5 17 (12.06%) ETL
5 17 (12.06%) SDLC
5 17 (12.06%) Test Automation
6 15 (10.64%) Migration
7 14 (9.93%) BDD
8 13 (9.22%) Scrum
9 12 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (8.51%) Web Development
10 11 (7.80%) Front End Development
10 11 (7.80%) OO PHP
10 11 (7.80%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 70 (49.65%) JavaScript
2 53 (37.59%) PHP
3 52 (36.88%) SQL
4 38 (26.95%) Java
5 31 (21.99%) Python
6 14 (9.93%) Ruby
7 13 (9.22%) C#
8 7 (4.96%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.55%) Go
9 5 (3.55%) Kotlin
10 4 (2.84%) Java 8
10 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.84%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.13%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.42%) C++
12 2 (1.42%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.71%) Perl
13 1 (0.71%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.71%) R
13 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (7.80%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.13%) PhD
4 1 (0.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (0.71%) CCSP
4 1 (0.71%) CISA
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.71%) CISM
4 1 (0.71%) CRISC
4 1 (0.71%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.09%) QA
2 5 (3.55%) PSD2
3 3 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.71%) GDPR
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 42 (29.79%) Docker
2 5 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) XenApp
4 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (19.86%) Kubernetes
2 16 (11.35%) Terraform
3 11 (7.80%) Ansible
4 5 (3.55%) Grafana
4 5 (3.55%) Istio
4 5 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.55%) Puppet
5 3 (2.13%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (2.13%) HAProxy
5 3 (2.13%) Rancher
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.42%) Packer
6 2 (1.42%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.71%) Cacti
7 1 (0.71%) CASB
7 1 (0.71%) Foglight
7 1 (0.71%) Nagios
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.71%) Salt
7 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (12.06%) Oracle
2 6 (4.26%) Talend
2 6 (4.26%) VMware
3 5 (3.55%) Adobe
3 5 (3.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.84%) Google
4 4 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.13%) Cisco
5 3 (2.13%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.42%) Informatica
6 2 (1.42%) Remedy
6 2 (1.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (1.42%) SAP
6 2 (1.42%) Spotify
7 1 (0.71%) EXASOL
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.71%) Solarflare
7 1 (0.71%) Sun
7 1 (0.71%) Sybase
7 1 (0.71%) Zend