Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 38 74
Rank change year-on-year -40 +36 +21
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 172 110 264
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.13% 6.12% 3.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.70% 25.40% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 103 95 228
10th Percentile £40,250 £31,750 £30,782
25th Percentile £43,375 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +11.69%
75th Percentile £63,125 £54,375 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £64,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%

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 1,030 433 1,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.75% 24.08% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 600 362 1,444
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - +4.40%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%

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 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 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
Cambridgeshire -27 70 £56,250 +12.50% 10
Norfolk +4 32 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Hertfordshire -67 31 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Essex -27 19 £62,500 +72.41% 12
Bedfordshire -15 11 - - 4
Suffolk -14 9 - - 3
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 65 (37.79%) PHP
2 57 (33.14%) JavaScript
2 57 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (29.65%) SQL
4 50 (29.07%) AWS
5 48 (27.91%) Docker
6 45 (26.16%) Git (software)
7 44 (25.58%) Python
8 43 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
9 42 (24.42%) SQL Server
9 42 (24.42%) Relational Database
9 42 (24.42%) React
10 41 (23.84%) Jenkins
11 37 (21.51%) Social Skills
12 35 (20.35%) Node.js
13 33 (19.19%) Java
13 33 (19.19%) Full Stack Development
13 33 (19.19%) DevOps
13 33 (19.19%) Microservices
13 33 (19.19%) GitLab
14 31 (18.02%) Data Science
15 30 (17.44%) Data Modelling
16 29 (16.86%) Machine Learning
16 29 (16.86%) Front End Development
17 28 (16.28%) Oracle
18 27 (15.70%) CSS
18 27 (15.70%) E-Commerce
18 27 (15.70%) Analytics
19 26 (15.12%) PHP 7
19 26 (15.12%) Retail

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 22 (12.79%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (8.72%) Apache
3 11 (6.40%) IIS
4 8 (4.65%) Apache Spark
5 7 (4.07%) CMS
5 7 (4.07%) OpenEdge
6 4 (2.33%) Drupal
6 4 (2.33%) WordPress
7 3 (1.74%) Apache Synapse
7 3 (1.74%) Confluence
8 1 (0.58%) JBoss
8 1 (0.58%) nginx
8 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (29.07%) AWS
2 24 (13.95%) Azure
3 21 (12.21%) Power Platform
4 16 (9.30%) GCP
5 13 (7.56%) GitHub
6 9 (5.23%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (4.65%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (4.65%) Amazon S3
8 6 (3.49%) Serverless
9 5 (2.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (2.91%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (2.91%) PowerApps
10 4 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (2.33%) SaaS
10 4 (2.33%) Stripe
11 3 (1.74%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (1.16%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (1.16%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (1.16%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.07%) DNS
1 7 (4.07%) SMTP
2 4 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 42 (24.42%) Relational Database
2 42 (24.42%) SQL Server
3 22 (12.79%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (12.79%) NoSQL
4 21 (12.21%) Power BI
5 16 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (9.30%) Star Schema
6 13 (7.56%) Amazon Redshift
7 12 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (6.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 9 (5.23%) MongoDB
9 9 (5.23%) Redis
10 8 (4.65%) Amazon Aurora
10 8 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (4.65%) Apache Hive
10 8 (4.65%) MariaDB
11 7 (4.07%) Big Data
12 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (26.16%) Git (software)
2 41 (23.84%) Jenkins
3 33 (19.19%) GitLab
4 26 (15.12%) JIRA
5 11 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.91%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.91%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.33%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.74%) Maven
8 3 (1.74%) Subversion
9 2 (1.16%) PhpStorm
10 1 (0.58%) Postman
10 1 (0.58%) Selenium
10 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.58%) TestNG
10 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.58%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (21.51%) Social Skills
2 26 (15.12%) Retail
3 23 (13.37%) Marketing
4 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (11.05%) Presentation Skills
6 11 (6.40%) Influencing Skills
7 9 (5.23%) Finance
7 9 (5.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (4.07%) Games
9 6 (3.49%) Organisational Skills
10 5 (2.91%) Law
10 5 (2.91%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.74%) Electronics
11 3 (1.74%) Publishing
12 2 (1.16%) Legal
12 2 (1.16%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.58%) Advertising
13 1 (0.58%) Banking
13 1 (0.58%) Police
Job Titles
1 113 (65.70%) Developer
2 34 (19.77%) PHP Developer
3 24 (13.95%) Full Stack Developer
4 22 (12.79%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.14%) Software Engineer
6 11 (6.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (5.23%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.65%) Power BI Developer
8 8 (4.65%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 8 (4.65%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 8 (4.65%) SSRS Developer
9 7 (4.07%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 7 (4.07%) Linux Specialist
9 7 (4.07%) Report Developer
10 6 (3.49%) Java Engineer
11 5 (2.91%) Administrator
11 5 (2.91%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (2.91%) Machine Learning Developer
12 4 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.33%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (24.42%) React
2 35 (20.35%) Node.js
3 27 (15.70%) CSS
4 24 (13.95%) Laravel
5 23 (13.37%) HTML
6 22 (12.79%) RESTful
7 21 (12.21%) jQuery
8 20 (11.63%) .NET
8 20 (11.63%) GraphQL
8 20 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (11.05%) RabbitMQ
9 19 (11.05%) Spring
10 18 (10.47%) JSON
10 18 (10.47%) Vue.js
11 16 (9.30%) Kafka
11 16 (9.30%) LAMP
11 16 (9.30%) Spring Boot
12 15 (8.72%) AngularJS
12 15 (8.72%) REST
13 14 (8.14%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 12 (6.98%) Renewable Energy
3 11 (6.40%) Social Media
3 11 (6.40%) User Experience
4 9 (5.23%) Data Structures
5 7 (4.07%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.33%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.33%) CMDB
7 4 (2.33%) Life Science
8 3 (1.74%) Blog
8 3 (1.74%) Legacy Code
8 3 (1.74%) Tandem
9 2 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.16%) NHS
9 2 (1.16%) Online Games
9 2 (1.16%) Replication
10 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.95%) Linux
2 14 (8.14%) Windows
3 8 (4.65%) Android
3 8 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.07%) Unix
5 6 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.14%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (19.19%) DevOps
2 33 (19.19%) Full Stack Development
2 33 (19.19%) Microservices
3 31 (18.02%) Data Science
4 30 (17.44%) Data Modelling
5 29 (16.86%) Front End Development
5 29 (16.86%) Machine Learning
6 27 (15.70%) Analytics
6 27 (15.70%) E-Commerce
7 26 (15.12%) Software Engineering
8 23 (13.37%) Clean Code
8 23 (13.37%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (13.37%) Web Development
9 22 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (12.21%) ETL
11 18 (10.47%) TDD
12 16 (9.30%) Mobile Application Development
12 16 (9.30%) SDLC
12 16 (9.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 65 (37.79%) PHP
2 57 (33.14%) JavaScript
3 51 (29.65%) SQL
4 44 (25.58%) Python
5 33 (19.19%) Java
6 26 (15.12%) PHP 7
7 24 (13.95%) C#
8 23 (13.37%) TypeScript
9 8 (4.65%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.07%) Perl
11 6 (3.49%) Groovy
12 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.33%) R
13 4 (2.33%) VBA
14 3 (1.74%) C
14 3 (1.74%) C++
15 2 (1.16%) Java 8
15 2 (1.16%) Ruby
16 1 (0.58%) ES6
16 1 (0.58%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 14 (8.14%) SC Cleared
1 14 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.33%) Degree
3 3 (1.74%) PhD
4 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) IEC 62304
1 3 (1.74%) ISO 13485
1 3 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 48 (27.91%) Docker
2 7 (4.07%) iptables
2 7 (4.07%) NFS
2 7 (4.07%) Postfix
2 7 (4.07%) Samba
2 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (13.95%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.65%) Ansible
3 7 (4.07%) Puppet
4 5 (2.91%) Prometheus
4 5 (2.91%) Terraform
5 3 (1.74%) Kibana
6 1 (0.58%) Galera Cluster
6 1 (0.58%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.58%) logstash
6 1 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (16.28%) Oracle
2 13 (7.56%) Google
3 11 (6.40%) Facebook
4 10 (5.81%) Talend
5 7 (4.07%) Clearswift
5 7 (4.07%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.07%) Symantec
5 7 (4.07%) VMware
6 6 (3.49%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.91%) Alibaba
7 5 (2.91%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (2.91%) Splunk
8 4 (2.33%) IBM
9 3 (1.74%) Databricks
9 3 (1.74%) NVIDIA
9 3 (1.74%) SAP
9 3 (1.74%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.58%) Pega
10 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.58%) WSO2