Period
to 7 March 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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 64 62 91
Rank change year-on-year -2 +29 -5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 104 255 289
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.51% 4.30% 3.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.20% 16.70% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 97 235 245
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 642 1,527 2,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.67% 25.77% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 493 1,254 1,815
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £79,950 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 7 March 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 7 March 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 +13 39 £43,750 +7.36% 13
Essex -14 33 £60,000 +50.00% 8
Hertfordshire +8 21 £53,750 -6.52% 9
Bedfordshire +28 8 £45,000 -21.74% 6
Suffolk +23 2 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Norfolk -5 1 - - 2
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 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 66 (63.46%) JavaScript
2 49 (47.12%) HTML
3 48 (46.15%) PHP
3 48 (46.15%) CSS
4 36 (34.62%) SQL
4 36 (34.62%) Linux
5 31 (29.81%) Laravel
6 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (23.08%) Java
8 24 (23.08%) Vue.js
9 23 (22.12%) Oracle
9 23 (22.12%) Web Development
10 21 (20.19%) RESTful
10 21 (20.19%) AWS
10 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
11 20 (19.23%) jQuery
12 19 (18.27%) REST
12 19 (18.27%) DevOps
13 18 (17.31%) Python
14 17 (16.35%) Spring
14 17 (16.35%) Scrum
15 16 (15.38%) Microservices
16 15 (14.42%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (13.46%) MVC
17 14 (13.46%) Web Services
17 14 (13.46%) HTML5
17 14 (13.46%) Symfony
18 13 (12.50%) .NET
18 13 (12.50%) LAMP

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 9 (8.65%) Confluence
1 9 (8.65%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.77%) Apache
2 6 (5.77%) OpenEdge
3 5 (4.81%) Drupal
4 3 (2.88%) SugarCRM
5 2 (1.92%) IIS
5 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.92%) nginx
5 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.96%) CMS
6 1 (0.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Magento
2 1 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.96%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.96%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.19%) AWS
2 10 (9.62%) Azure
3 6 (5.77%) SaaS
3 6 (5.77%) Serverless
4 5 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.81%) PaaS
4 5 (4.81%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.88%) GCP
6 2 (1.92%) GitHub
6 2 (1.92%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.92%) npm
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (0.96%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) HTTP
2 6 (5.77%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.42%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 11 (10.58%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2017
7 5 (4.81%) MariaDB
7 5 (4.81%) Power BI
7 5 (4.81%) Redis
8 4 (3.85%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.85%) SQLite
9 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.96%) QlikView
10 1 (0.96%) SQLBase
10 1 (0.96%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.62%) JIRA
3 9 (8.65%) Cucumber
3 9 (8.65%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.69%) GitLab
4 8 (7.69%) Maven
5 4 (3.85%) NUnit
6 3 (2.88%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.92%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.92%) JUnit
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.92%) Subversion
7 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.92%) webpack
8 1 (0.96%) Postman
8 1 (0.96%) Selenium
8 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.96%) TestNG
8 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.96%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (9.62%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Public Sector
2 6 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 62 (59.62%) Developer
2 39 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 14 (13.46%) Full Stack Developer
4 13 (12.50%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 13 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 13 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 10 (9.62%) DBA
6 9 (8.65%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) SQL DBA
8 7 (6.73%) MySQL Developer
8 7 (6.73%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (6.73%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Senior PHP Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Drupal Developer
10 5 (4.81%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 5 (4.81%) Senior Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (47.12%) HTML
2 48 (46.15%) CSS
3 31 (29.81%) Laravel
4 24 (23.08%) Vue.js
5 21 (20.19%) RESTful
6 20 (19.23%) jQuery
7 19 (18.27%) REST
8 17 (16.35%) Spring
9 14 (13.46%) HTML5
9 14 (13.46%) Symfony
9 14 (13.46%) Web Services
10 13 (12.50%) .NET
10 13 (12.50%) LAMP
11 12 (11.54%) CSS3
12 11 (10.58%) AngularJS
12 11 (10.58%) Node.js
12 11 (10.58%) Spring Boot
13 9 (8.65%) SOAP
14 8 (7.69%) JMS
14 8 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (6.73%) Clustering
3 6 (5.77%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (5.77%) Replication
4 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.85%) User Experience
5 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.96%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.96%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.62%) Linux
2 12 (11.54%) Windows
3 8 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.73%) Debian
4 7 (6.73%) Ubuntu
5 6 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.85%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.88%) Unix
8 2 (1.92%) Android
8 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.12%) Web Development
3 19 (18.27%) DevOps
4 17 (16.35%) Scrum
5 16 (15.38%) Microservices
6 14 (13.46%) MVC
7 13 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 12 (11.54%) OO
8 12 (11.54%) TDD
9 11 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (10.58%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.65%) Computer Science
10 9 (8.65%) ITIL
11 8 (7.69%) BDD
11 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 8 (7.69%) Kanban
11 8 (7.69%) Process Improvement
12 7 (6.73%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 7 (6.73%) Refactoring
13 6 (5.77%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 66 (63.46%) JavaScript
2 48 (46.15%) PHP
3 36 (34.62%) SQL
4 24 (23.08%) Java
5 18 (17.31%) Python
6 12 (11.54%) C#
7 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.81%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.92%) PHP 7
8 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.96%) C
9 1 (0.96%) Groovy
9 1 (0.96%) Java 8
9 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.96%) Scala
9 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.96%) MCSA
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) Ansible
2 8 (7.69%) Kibana
3 2 (1.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (22.12%) Oracle
2 11 (10.58%) Zend
3 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.69%) AppDynamics
4 8 (7.69%) IBM
4 8 (7.69%) ServiceNow
5 6 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.77%) VMware
6 5 (4.81%) Cisco
7 4 (3.85%) Perforce
8 2 (1.92%) Broadcom
8 2 (1.92%) Qualys
8 2 (1.92%) Rapid7
8 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.96%) Cognos
9 1 (0.96%) Google
9 1 (0.96%) Netezza
9 1 (0.96%) Splunk
9 1 (0.96%) Teradata
9 1 (0.96%) Xamarin