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

MySQL
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 98 64 72
Rank change year-on-year -34 +8 +37
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 111 159 280
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.49% 4.18% 3.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.14% 17.04% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 136 237
10th Percentile £37,200 £31,875 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £32,688 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 845 933 1,901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.97% 24.55% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 563 783 1,557
10th Percentile £33,668 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 June 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 June 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 -9 49 £54,500 +36.25% 17
Essex -16 27 £60,000 +50.00% 11
Hertfordshire -32 19 £58,750 +17.50% 16
Bedfordshire +1 6 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Suffolk +7 5 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Norfolk -7 5 £43,750 +9.38% 7
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
2 44 (39.64%) PHP
2 44 (39.64%) CSS
3 40 (36.04%) AWS
4 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (32.43%) HTML
6 33 (29.73%) Linux
6 33 (29.73%) Docker
7 31 (27.93%) Java
8 29 (26.13%) Python
8 29 (26.13%) REST
9 28 (25.23%) jQuery
10 27 (24.32%) RESTful
10 27 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (23.42%) DevOps
12 25 (22.52%) Git (software)
13 24 (21.62%) Oracle
14 23 (20.72%) Relational Database
14 23 (20.72%) Microservices
15 22 (19.82%) Vue.js
15 22 (19.82%) Laravel
15 22 (19.82%) Web Services
16 21 (18.92%) CSS3
16 21 (18.92%) HTML5
16 21 (18.92%) Test Automation
17 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
17 20 (18.02%) Spring
18 19 (17.12%) Software Engineering
19 18 (16.22%) TDD
19 18 (16.22%) JIRA

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 13 (11.71%) Confluence
2 11 (9.91%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (8.11%) Drupal
4 6 (5.41%) Apache
5 5 (4.50%) CMS
5 5 (4.50%) WordPress
6 4 (3.60%) nginx
7 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.80%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.90%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 40 (36.04%) AWS
2 9 (8.11%) Serverless
3 8 (7.21%) Azure
4 7 (6.31%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.50%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (4.50%) PaaS
6 3 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (2.70%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.70%) GCP
6 3 (2.70%) npm
6 3 (2.70%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.80%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (1.80%) GitHub
7 2 (1.80%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.80%) SaaS
8 1 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.90%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.90%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) HTTP
2 4 (3.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (20.72%) Relational Database
3 20 (18.02%) SQL Server
4 14 (12.61%) NoSQL
5 10 (9.01%) MariaDB
6 8 (7.21%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (5.41%) Redis
8 4 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.70%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (2.70%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.70%) Power BI
9 3 (2.70%) Star Schema
10 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2017
10 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.90%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (22.52%) Git (software)
2 18 (16.22%) JIRA
3 15 (13.51%) Cucumber
4 12 (10.81%) GitLab
4 12 (10.81%) Jenkins
5 11 (9.91%) Maven
6 5 (4.50%) Subversion
7 4 (3.60%) Postman
7 4 (3.60%) Selenium
7 4 (3.60%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.60%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.60%) Zephyr
8 2 (1.80%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.80%) JUnit
9 1 (0.90%) TestNG
General
1 12 (10.81%) Social Skills
2 11 (9.91%) Retail
3 8 (7.21%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (6.31%) Finance
4 7 (6.31%) Public Sector
5 5 (4.50%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 3 (2.70%) Publishing
7 2 (1.80%) Legal
8 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (53.15%) Developer
2 16 (14.41%) Full Stack Developer
3 15 (13.51%) PHP Developer
4 13 (11.71%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Software Engineer
6 10 (9.01%) Web Developer
7 9 (8.11%) Architect
7 9 (8.11%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Data Architect
9 6 (5.41%) PHP Laravel Developer
10 5 (4.50%) DBA
10 5 (4.50%) Drupal Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 5 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 5 (4.50%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Drupal Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Senior PHP Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (39.64%) CSS
2 36 (32.43%) HTML
3 29 (26.13%) REST
4 28 (25.23%) jQuery
5 27 (24.32%) RESTful
6 22 (19.82%) Laravel
6 22 (19.82%) Vue.js
6 22 (19.82%) Web Services
7 21 (18.92%) CSS3
7 21 (18.92%) HTML5
8 20 (18.02%) Spring
9 17 (15.32%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (13.51%) SOAP
11 14 (12.61%) Spring Boot
12 13 (11.71%) JSON
12 13 (11.71%) Node.js
12 13 (11.71%) React
12 13 (11.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (10.81%) LAMP
14 10 (9.01%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Algorithms
2 7 (6.31%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.41%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.50%) Social Media
5 3 (2.70%) Cloud Native
5 3 (2.70%) CMDB
5 3 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.70%) Life Science
5 3 (2.70%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (2.70%) User Experience
6 2 (1.80%) Clustering
6 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.90%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.90%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.73%) Linux
2 13 (11.71%) Android
3 12 (10.81%) Apple iOS
4 10 (9.01%) Ubuntu
5 7 (6.31%) Debian
6 5 (4.50%) Windows
7 4 (3.60%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.80%) Unix
9 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.42%) DevOps
3 23 (20.72%) Microservices
4 21 (18.92%) Test Automation
5 19 (17.12%) Software Engineering
6 18 (16.22%) TDD
7 16 (14.41%) Web Development
8 14 (12.61%) MVC
9 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
10 12 (10.81%) Data Modelling
11 11 (9.91%) BDD
11 11 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (9.91%) Kanban
11 11 (9.91%) OO
11 11 (9.91%) Scrum
12 9 (8.11%) Biology
12 9 (8.11%) Data Science
13 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
13 8 (7.21%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (7.21%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
2 44 (39.64%) PHP
3 31 (27.93%) Java
4 29 (26.13%) Python
5 17 (15.32%) SQL
6 14 (12.61%) PHP 7
7 9 (8.11%) TypeScript
8 8 (7.21%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.21%) C#
9 4 (3.60%) Groovy
9 4 (3.60%) Java 8
10 3 (2.70%) C
10 3 (2.70%) C++
10 3 (2.70%) R
10 3 (2.70%) VBA
11 2 (1.80%) Ruby
12 1 (0.90%) ES6
12 1 (0.90%) Perl
12 1 (0.90%) Scala
12 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) Master's Degree
5 4 (3.60%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) IEC 62304
2 3 (2.70%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.90%) GDPR
3 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (29.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) Kubernetes
2 12 (10.81%) Ansible
3 10 (9.01%) Kibana
4 5 (4.50%) Terraform
5 3 (2.70%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 24 (21.62%) Oracle
2 11 (9.91%) IBM
2 11 (9.91%) ServiceNow
3 8 (7.21%) AppDynamics
4 6 (5.41%) Cisco
5 5 (4.50%) Facebook
5 5 (4.50%) Instagram
5 5 (4.50%) Talend
5 5 (4.50%) Zend
6 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.80%) Broadcom
7 2 (1.80%) Qualys
7 2 (1.80%) Rapid7
7 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.80%) VMware
8 1 (0.90%) Google
8 1 (0.90%) Netezza
8 1 (0.90%) Splunk
8 1 (0.90%) Teradata
8 1 (0.90%) Xamarin