Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > East of England
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 78 109
Rank change year-on-year +18 +31 -50
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 176 278 356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.22% 3.56% 2.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.96% 14.16% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 175 240 322
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,038 1,963 3,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 24.87% 25.12% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1,575 2,910
Median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% - +6.74%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the East of England

MySQL
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MySQL in the East of England.

Salary trend for MySQL in the East of England

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in the East of England over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for MySQL in the East of England

MySQL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the East of England region over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. 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
Hertfordshire +5 60 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Essex -8 50 £40,000 - 14
Cambridgeshire +40 45 £40,000 -20.54% 7
Norfolk +2 10 £40,000 +9.88%
Bedfordshire +33 6 £57,500 +33.72%
Suffolk +8 5 £42,500 +27.82% 1
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 East of England region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 106 (60.23%) PHP
2 73 (41.48%) JavaScript
3 72 (40.91%) SQL
4 58 (32.95%) Linux
5 52 (29.55%) CSS
6 50 (28.41%) AWS
7 47 (26.70%) Java
8 45 (25.57%) HTML
9 42 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
10 40 (22.73%) Git (software)
10 40 (22.73%) jQuery
11 38 (21.59%) .NET
11 38 (21.59%) SQL Server
12 36 (20.45%) Microsoft
12 36 (20.45%) Web Development
12 36 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (18.18%) Symfony
14 30 (17.05%) MVC
15 29 (16.48%) Python
15 29 (16.48%) Laravel
16 27 (15.34%) Degree
17 26 (14.77%) Jenkins
18 25 (14.20%) Serverless
18 25 (14.20%) DevOps
18 25 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (14.20%) AWS Lambda
18 25 (14.20%) Oracle
19 24 (13.64%) OO
19 24 (13.64%) User Experience
19 24 (13.64%) Bitbucket

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 21 (11.93%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (7.95%) Apache
3 8 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (4.55%) WordPress
4 7 (3.98%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.41%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.84%) CMS
6 5 (2.84%) Confluence
6 5 (2.84%) nginx
7 3 (1.70%) IIS
8 2 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.14%) Drupal
9 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.57%) Documentum
9 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.57%) Mule
9 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (10.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (28.41%) AWS
2 25 (14.20%) AWS Lambda
2 25 (14.20%) Serverless
3 20 (11.36%) Amazon SQS
4 15 (8.52%) Azure
5 11 (6.25%) GCP
5 11 (6.25%) SaaS
6 7 (3.98%) Power Platform
7 6 (3.41%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (2.27%) GitHub
9 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.14%) PaaS
10 1 (0.57%) Akamai
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.57%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.57%) Google Sheets
10 1 (0.57%) Heroku
10 1 (0.57%) Office 365
10 1 (0.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.82%) HTTP
2 2 (1.14%) DHCP
2 2 (1.14%) DNS
2 2 (1.14%) Firewall
2 2 (1.14%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) Skype
2 2 (1.14%) WAN
3 1 (0.57%) LAN
3 1 (0.57%) SAN
3 1 (0.57%) VLAN
3 1 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.59%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.07%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 17 (9.66%) MS Access
5 10 (5.68%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.11%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.55%) BigQuery
8 7 (3.98%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (3.98%) Power BI
9 6 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (3.41%) MariaDB
10 5 (2.84%) Big Data
11 4 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (2.27%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 40 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.77%) Jenkins
3 24 (13.64%) Bitbucket
3 24 (13.64%) PHPUnit
4 15 (8.52%) Cypress.io
5 10 (5.68%) Eclipse
5 10 (5.68%) JUnit
5 10 (5.68%) Maven
5 10 (5.68%) Subversion
6 9 (5.11%) Visual Studio
7 8 (4.55%) Ant
7 8 (4.55%) Gradle
7 8 (4.55%) Selenium
8 7 (3.98%) JIRA
8 7 (3.98%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.70%) GitLab
10 3 (1.70%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.70%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.70%) Travis CI
General
1 19 (10.80%) Marketing
2 16 (9.09%) Retail
3 8 (4.55%) Games
4 7 (3.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.70%) Finance
5 3 (1.70%) Legal
5 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Advertising
6 2 (1.14%) Back Office
6 2 (1.14%) Law
6 2 (1.14%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 129 (73.30%) Developer
2 56 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 21 (11.93%) Senior Developer
4 18 (10.23%) Web Developer
5 14 (7.95%) Software Engineer
6 13 (7.39%) Java Developer
7 11 (6.25%) AWS Developer
7 11 (6.25%) React Developer
8 10 (5.68%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (5.68%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.68%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.11%) Database Developer
9 9 (5.11%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.41%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 6 (3.41%) IT Engineer
11 6 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (3.41%) Senior PHP Developer
11 6 (3.41%) Symfony Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Access VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.55%) CSS
2 45 (25.57%) HTML
3 40 (22.73%) jQuery
4 38 (21.59%) .NET
5 32 (18.18%) Symfony
6 29 (16.48%) Laravel
7 24 (13.64%) CSS3
8 23 (13.07%) React
9 21 (11.93%) AngularJS
9 21 (11.93%) HTML5
10 20 (11.36%) XML
11 19 (10.80%) LAMP
12 16 (9.09%) phpspec
13 14 (7.95%) Node.js
13 14 (7.95%) REST
13 14 (7.95%) Spring
13 14 (7.95%) Web Services
14 13 (7.39%) JSP
15 9 (5.11%) Hibernate
15 9 (5.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (13.64%) User Experience
3 16 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.98%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.98%) Robotics
5 3 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.14%) Clustering
6 2 (1.14%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.14%) Replication
7 1 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.57%) Handset
7 1 (0.57%) NHS
7 1 (0.57%) Tandem
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (32.95%) Linux
2 22 (12.50%) Windows
3 13 (7.39%) Android
4 12 (6.82%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.84%) CentOS
5 5 (2.84%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.27%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.70%) Debian
7 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.70%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.57%) AIX
8 1 (0.57%) HPUX
8 1 (0.57%) Solaris
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.86%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.45%) Web Development
3 30 (17.05%) MVC
4 25 (14.20%) DevOps
5 24 (13.64%) OO
6 22 (12.50%) Analytics
6 22 (12.50%) BDD
7 21 (11.93%) Computer Science
8 20 (11.36%) TDD
9 19 (10.80%) Scrum
9 19 (10.80%) Server Management
9 19 (10.80%) Time Management
10 17 (9.66%) Data Analytics
10 17 (9.66%) Development Roadmap
10 17 (9.66%) Performance Metrics
10 17 (9.66%) Software Engineering
11 16 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 15 (8.52%) Front End Development
13 14 (7.95%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 106 (60.23%) PHP
2 73 (41.48%) JavaScript
3 72 (40.91%) SQL
4 47 (26.70%) Java
5 29 (16.48%) Python
6 21 (11.93%) C#
7 20 (11.36%) PHP 7
8 19 (10.80%) VB
9 18 (10.23%) VBA
10 12 (6.82%) Bash Shell
11 11 (6.25%) C++
12 9 (5.11%) C
13 7 (3.98%) Embedded C
13 7 (3.98%) Embedded C++
14 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.84%) Ruby
15 4 (2.27%) R
16 3 (1.70%) Kotlin
16 3 (1.70%) T-SQL
17 2 (1.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (15.34%) Degree
2 9 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.70%) HND
3 3 (1.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.27%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) HL7
4 1 (0.57%) CDISC
4 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (9.66%) Docker
2 5 (2.84%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.70%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (5.11%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.41%) Terraform
3 5 (2.84%) Ansible
3 5 (2.84%) Puppet
4 4 (2.27%) Grafana
4 4 (2.27%) Graphite
4 4 (2.27%) Graylog
4 4 (2.27%) Kibana
4 4 (2.27%) logstash
4 4 (2.27%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.14%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 36 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.20%) Oracle
3 10 (5.68%) Zend
4 8 (4.55%) Google
5 5 (2.84%) HP
6 4 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (2.27%) New Relic
6 4 (2.27%) Tableau
6 4 (2.27%) VMware
7 3 (1.70%) hybris
7 3 (1.70%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.14%) Adobe
8 2 (1.14%) Apple
8 2 (1.14%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.14%) IBM
8 2 (1.14%) Netezza
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix
9 1 (0.57%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.57%) Mitel
9 1 (0.57%) Sybase