Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 69 105
Rank change year-on-year +15 +36 -43
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 122 268 335
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.38% 3.71% 2.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.86% 14.82% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 220 275
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,969 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,875 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +10.59%

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 683 1,808 3,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 24.51% 25.02% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 552 1,457 2,606
Median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 12 August 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 12 August 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 +38 45 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Essex -11 32 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Cambridgeshire +18 29 £40,000 -27.27% 6
Suffolk +20 8 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Bedfordshire +49 6 £45,000 +4.65% 5
Norfolk +3 2 £35,000 -3.86% 2
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 72 (59.02%) PHP
2 63 (51.64%) Linux
3 56 (45.90%) SQL
4 51 (41.80%) JavaScript
5 38 (31.15%) Git (software)
6 37 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (29.51%) CSS
8 35 (28.69%) SQL Server
9 32 (26.23%) HTML
9 32 (26.23%) Laravel
10 31 (25.41%) jQuery
11 29 (23.77%) Java
12 28 (22.95%) Python
12 28 (22.95%) DevOps
13 25 (20.49%) AWS
14 24 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (18.85%) LAMP
16 22 (18.03%) Azure
17 21 (17.21%) Symfony
17 21 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (16.39%) AngularJS
18 20 (16.39%) Apache
18 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
19 19 (15.57%) .NET
19 19 (15.57%) Bash Shell
19 19 (15.57%) Docker
20 18 (14.75%) Jenkins
20 18 (14.75%) Node.js
20 18 (14.75%) HTML5
21 17 (13.93%) CSS3

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 20 (16.39%) Apache
2 16 (13.11%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.74%) CMS
3 7 (5.74%) Confluence
3 7 (5.74%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.92%) WordPress
5 4 (3.28%) IIS
5 4 (3.28%) nginx
6 3 (2.46%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.82%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.82%) Documentum
7 1 (0.82%) Drupal
7 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.82%) Mule
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.82%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.49%) AWS
2 22 (18.03%) Azure
3 11 (9.02%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (9.02%) Serverless
4 10 (8.20%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (7.38%) GCP
5 9 (7.38%) Power Platform
6 8 (6.56%) npm
7 4 (3.28%) Amazon S3
7 4 (3.28%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (3.28%) GitHub
7 4 (3.28%) SaaS
8 3 (2.46%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.64%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.82%) Akamai
10 1 (0.82%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) HTTP
2 4 (3.28%) Firewall
3 2 (1.64%) DNS
3 2 (1.64%) Skype
3 2 (1.64%) VPN
4 1 (0.82%) DHCP
4 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.82%) Internet
4 1 (0.82%) LAN
4 1 (0.82%) SAN
4 1 (0.82%) SSL
4 1 (0.82%) VoIP
4 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (28.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.66%) MS Access
3 10 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.38%) MariaDB
4 9 (7.38%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.38%) Power BI
5 8 (6.56%) BigQuery
5 8 (6.56%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.74%) Big Data
7 4 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (3.28%) Redis
8 3 (2.46%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.46%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.46%) Spotfire
9 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 38 (31.15%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.75%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.48%) PHPUnit
4 12 (9.84%) Bitbucket
5 11 (9.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (9.02%) Cypress.io
5 11 (9.02%) JIRA
6 8 (6.56%) GitLab
6 8 (6.56%) TeamCity
6 8 (6.56%) Travis CI
7 6 (4.92%) Selenium
7 6 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (4.10%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.46%) Maven
10 2 (1.64%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.64%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.64%) Subversion
10 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.64%) Xcode
General
1 8 (6.56%) Marketing
2 6 (4.92%) Law
3 5 (4.10%) Games
3 5 (4.10%) Retail
4 4 (3.28%) Finance
5 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.64%) Legal
6 2 (1.64%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (59.02%) Developer
2 36 (29.51%) PHP Developer
3 10 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (7.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (6.56%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.56%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Analyst
6 6 (4.92%) IT Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (4.10%) Database Developer
7 5 (4.10%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (4.10%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.28%) Consultant
8 4 (3.28%) DBA
8 4 (3.28%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) PHP Software Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 4 (3.28%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) SQL DBA
8 4 (3.28%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (29.51%) CSS
2 32 (26.23%) HTML
2 32 (26.23%) Laravel
3 31 (25.41%) jQuery
4 23 (18.85%) LAMP
5 21 (17.21%) Symfony
6 20 (16.39%) AngularJS
7 19 (15.57%) .NET
8 18 (14.75%) HTML5
8 18 (14.75%) Node.js
9 17 (13.93%) CSS3
10 12 (9.84%) React
11 11 (9.02%) Spring
12 10 (8.20%) RESTful
12 10 (8.20%) Sass
13 9 (7.38%) Elastic Stack
13 9 (7.38%) REST
13 9 (7.38%) SOAP
13 9 (7.38%) Vue.js
13 9 (7.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.11%) User Experience
3 7 (5.74%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.28%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.82%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.82%) Handset
7 1 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.82%) Tandem
7 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (51.64%) Linux
2 16 (13.11%) Windows
3 14 (11.48%) Ubuntu
4 10 (8.20%) CentOS
5 8 (6.56%) Debian
5 8 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.28%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.46%) Android
7 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.95%) DevOps
3 24 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (13.93%) MVC
5 16 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (13.11%) Software Engineering
5 16 (13.11%) Time Management
6 15 (12.30%) Scrum
7 14 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (11.48%) OO
8 13 (10.66%) Analytics
8 13 (10.66%) Server Management
9 12 (9.84%) TDD
9 12 (9.84%) Test Automation
10 11 (9.02%) BDD
10 11 (9.02%) OOP
11 9 (7.38%) Data Analytics
11 9 (7.38%) Migration
11 9 (7.38%) OO PHP
11 9 (7.38%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 72 (59.02%) PHP
2 56 (45.90%) SQL
3 51 (41.80%) JavaScript
4 29 (23.77%) Java
5 28 (22.95%) Python
6 19 (15.57%) Bash Shell
7 15 (12.30%) PHP 7
8 11 (9.02%) VB
9 10 (8.20%) VBA
10 9 (7.38%) C#
11 8 (6.56%) TypeScript
12 6 (4.92%) PowerShell
13 4 (3.28%) C++
14 3 (2.46%) R
15 2 (1.64%) C
16 1 (0.82%) Groovy
16 1 (0.82%) PHP 5
16 1 (0.82%) Ruby
16 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) HND
3 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 5 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (15.57%) Docker
2 8 (6.56%) Hyper-V
2 8 (6.56%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.64%) iptables
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (9.84%) Kubernetes
2 9 (7.38%) Ansible
2 9 (7.38%) Kibana
2 9 (7.38%) logstash
2 9 (7.38%) Puppet
3 8 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.56%) Terraform
4 4 (3.28%) Grafana
4 4 (3.28%) Graphite
4 4 (3.28%) Graylog
4 4 (3.28%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.64%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.66%) Oracle
3 9 (7.38%) Zend
4 6 (4.92%) Google
4 6 (4.92%) New Relic
4 6 (4.92%) Tableau
5 5 (4.10%) HP
6 4 (3.28%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.28%) VMware
7 3 (2.46%) hybris
7 3 (2.46%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (2.46%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.64%) Apple
8 2 (1.64%) Cisco
8 2 (1.64%) Juniper
8 2 (1.64%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.64%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.82%) Aruba
9 1 (0.82%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.82%) Sencha