The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 51 50
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 4173 4800 5359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.05% 5.19% 5.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.44% 17.30% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3559 4239 4594
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 25379 27738 33953
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 30.69% 29.99% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21587 23979 28983
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing MySQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in England

MySQL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL in England.

Salary trend for MySQL in England

MySQL
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in England

MySQL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 1604 £57,500 +4.54% 222
South East -15 726 £42,500 +6.25% 131
North West -3 413 £40,000 +6.66% 94
West Midlands -7 329 £35,000 +12.90% 68
Yorkshire +4 325 £37,500 -1.31% 71
South West -11 325 £40,000 +6.66% 57
East of England +8 286 £37,250 -6.87% 40
East Midlands +4 135 £35,000 -12.50% 36
North East -7 23 £35,000 +7.69% 11
South Coast - 7 £40,500 -
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 4002 (48.05%) JavaScript
2 3988 (47.88%) PHP
3 3608 (43.32%) HTML
4 3400 (40.82%) CSS
5 3309 (39.73%) Linux
6 2923 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2402 (28.84%) Java
8 2373 (28.49%) SQL
9 2209 (26.52%) Git (software)
10 1850 (22.21%) jQuery
11 1742 (20.91%) SQL Server
12 1642 (19.71%) MVC
12 1642 (19.71%) Web Development
13 1565 (18.79%) LAMP
14 1455 (17.47%) Python
15 1448 (17.39%) Apache
16 1334 (16.02%) Oracle
17 1323 (15.88%) OO
18 1305 (15.67%) Amazon AWS
19 1260 (15.13%) TDD
20 1249 (15.00%) HTML5
21 1203 (14.44%) Web Services
22 1185 (14.23%) MongoDB
23 1173 (14.08%) DevOps
24 1118 (13.42%) Software Engineering
25 1117 (13.41%) AngularJS
26 1072 (12.87%) Scrum
27 1052 (12.63%) E-Commerce
28 1035 (12.43%) PostgreSQL
29 1009 (12.11%) Degree

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1448 (17.39%) Apache
2 706 (8.48%) Tomcat
3 490 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 470 (5.64%) WordPress
5 437 (5.25%) nginx
6 407 (4.89%) CMS
7 344 (4.13%) Drupal
8 328 (3.94%) JBoss
9 242 (2.91%) Apache Spark
10 230 (2.76%) OpenStack
11 221 (2.65%) WebLogic
12 208 (2.50%) Apache Solr
13 200 (2.40%) WebSphere
14 178 (2.14%) IIS
15 132 (1.58%) Confluence
16 127 (1.52%) Jetty
17 126 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 64 (0.77%) MS Exchange
19 57 (0.68%) GlassFish
20 51 (0.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 141 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 100 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 84 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
4 38 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 37 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 25 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 18 (0.22%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.096%) InDesign
8 8 (0.096%) SPSS
9 7 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.060%) Weka
11 4 (0.048%) HipChat
12 3 (0.036%) SPSS Modeler
13 2 (0.024%) GIMP
13 2 (0.024%) MicroStation
14 1 (0.012%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 335 (4.02%) Magento
2 104 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 53 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
4 25 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
5 17 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 16 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (0.18%) SAP ERP
8 14 (0.17%) OpenCart
9 13 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
9 13 (0.16%) Shopify
10 11 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
11 10 (0.12%) Movex
12 8 (0.096%) FastStats
12 8 (0.096%) NetSuite
13 6 (0.072%) FastStats PeopleStage
13 6 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
13 6 (0.072%) Sage X3
14 5 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
14 5 (0.060%) SAP Business One
15 4 (0.048%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1305 (15.67%) Amazon AWS
2 435 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 393 (4.72%) SaaS
4 299 (3.59%) GitHub
5 213 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
6 153 (1.84%) Amazon S3
7 129 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 110 (1.32%) PaaS
9 89 (1.07%) IaaS
10 82 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
11 73 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
12 58 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
13 56 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 53 (0.64%) Google Analytics
15 43 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
15 43 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 41 (0.49%) Route 53
17 40 (0.48%) Office 365
18 30 (0.36%) Heroku
19 26 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 264 (3.17%) Firewall
2 240 (2.88%) DNS
3 233 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 231 (2.77%) Internet
5 230 (2.76%) HTTP
6 144 (1.73%) SAN
7 141 (1.69%) VPN
8 103 (1.24%) LDAP
9 85 (1.02%) SSH
10 80 (0.96%) SSL
10 80 (0.96%) WAN
11 73 (0.88%) LAN
12 67 (0.80%) Network Security
13 61 (0.73%) DHCP
13 61 (0.73%) FTP
14 52 (0.62%) VLAN
15 45 (0.54%) iSCSI
16 42 (0.50%) SNMP
17 40 (0.48%) AMQP
18 38 (0.46%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1742 (20.91%) SQL Server
2 1185 (14.23%) MongoDB
3 1035 (12.43%) PostgreSQL
4 986 (11.84%) NoSQL
5 897 (10.77%) Relational Database
6 474 (5.69%) Redis
7 414 (4.97%) Big Data
8 389 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 372 (4.47%) Hadoop
10 348 (4.18%) RDBMS
11 234 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 223 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
13 209 (2.51%) MariaDB
14 208 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 157 (1.88%) Oracle Database
16 155 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
17 146 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
18 131 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 117 (1.40%) DB2
20 104 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2209 (26.52%) Git (software)
2 760 (9.12%) Jenkins
3 678 (8.14%) Subversion
4 472 (5.67%) JIRA
5 367 (4.41%) Maven
6 314 (3.77%) Selenium
7 275 (3.30%) JUnit
8 253 (3.04%) gulp
9 180 (2.16%) Visual Studio
10 174 (2.09%) Eclipse
11 171 (2.05%) Vagrant
12 169 (2.03%) Grunt
13 166 (1.99%) PHPUnit
14 158 (1.90%) Cucumber
15 132 (1.58%) Gradle
16 119 (1.43%) Ant
17 111 (1.33%) webpack
18 106 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 93 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
20 91 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 896 (10.76%) Finance
2 663 (7.96%) Marketing
3 465 (5.58%) Retail
4 252 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 248 (2.98%) Banking
6 245 (2.94%) Games
7 237 (2.85%) Electronics
8 186 (2.23%) Manufacturing
9 176 (2.11%) Advertising
10 133 (1.60%) Legal
11 97 (1.16%) Publishing
12 82 (0.98%) Back Office
13 77 (0.92%) Automotive
14 54 (0.65%) Billing
15 51 (0.61%) Front Office
16 48 (0.58%) Financial Institution
17 22 (0.26%) Military
17 22 (0.26%) Music Industry
18 20 (0.24%) Multimedia
19 19 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5435 (65.25%) Developer
2 2272 (27.28%) PHP Developer
3 983 (11.80%) Java Developer
4 971 (11.66%) Senior Developer
5 789 (9.47%) Web Developer
6 577 (6.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 471 (5.65%) Software Developer
8 460 (5.52%) MySQL Developer
9 457 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
10 386 (4.63%) PHP Web Developer
11 371 (4.45%) Administrator
12 370 (4.44%) Senior PHP Developer
13 365 (4.38%) HTML Developer
14 364 (4.37%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 364 (4.37%) Software Engineer
15 348 (4.18%) Full Stack Developer
16 325 (3.90%) Junior
17 288 (3.46%) HTML CSS Developer
18 284 (3.41%) Linux Engineer
19 278 (3.34%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3608 (43.32%) HTML
2 3400 (40.82%) CSS
3 1850 (22.21%) jQuery
4 1565 (18.79%) LAMP
5 1249 (15.00%) HTML5
6 1203 (14.44%) Web Services
7 1117 (13.41%) AngularJS
8 935 (11.23%) Spring
9 907 (10.89%) .NET
10 887 (10.65%) XML
11 865 (10.39%) Laravel
12 822 (9.87%) REST
13 748 (8.98%) Symfony
14 723 (8.68%) CSS3
15 718 (8.62%) Node.js
16 625 (7.50%) Hibernate
17 566 (6.80%) RESTful
18 563 (6.76%) SOAP
19 546 (6.56%) JSON
20 512 (6.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 711 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 474 (5.69%) User Experience
3 465 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
4 435 (5.22%) Mobile App
5 351 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
6 254 (3.05%) Fintech
7 250 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
8 187 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
9 175 (2.10%) Data Centre
10 165 (1.98%) Data Structures
11 152 (1.82%) Replication
12 128 (1.54%) Clustering
13 123 (1.48%) iPad
14 118 (1.42%) Algorithms
15 93 (1.12%) Management Information System
16 74 (0.89%) Social Media
17 59 (0.71%) Blog
18 54 (0.65%) N-Tier
19 53 (0.64%) Digital Media
20 47 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3309 (39.73%) Linux
2 822 (9.87%) Windows
3 599 (7.19%) Unix
4 380 (4.56%) Android
5 378 (4.54%) Apple iOS
6 355 (4.26%) CentOS
7 316 (3.79%) Ubuntu
8 260 (3.12%) Windows Server
9 247 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 177 (2.13%) Debian
11 138 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 124 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 68 (0.82%) Solaris
14 45 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 40 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (0.31%) HPUX
17 21 (0.25%) AIX
18 18 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
18 18 (0.22%) Windows 7
19 15 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2923 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1642 (19.71%) MVC
2 1642 (19.71%) Web Development
3 1323 (15.88%) OO
4 1260 (15.13%) TDD
5 1173 (14.08%) DevOps
6 1118 (13.42%) Software Engineering
7 1072 (12.87%) Scrum
8 1052 (12.63%) E-Commerce
9 961 (11.54%) OOP
10 837 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
11 612 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
12 570 (6.84%) Mentoring
13 562 (6.75%) Open Source
14 522 (6.27%) Test Automation
15 496 (5.96%) Microservices
16 476 (5.71%) Front End Development
17 468 (5.62%) Kanban
18 440 (5.28%) SDLC
19 435 (5.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4002 (48.05%) JavaScript
2 3988 (47.88%) PHP
3 2402 (28.84%) Java
4 2373 (28.49%) SQL
5 1455 (17.47%) Python
6 816 (9.80%) C#
7 666 (8.00%) Bash Shell
8 630 (7.56%) Ruby
9 623 (7.48%) Perl
10 312 (3.75%) C++
11 250 (3.00%) C
12 234 (2.81%) T-SQL
13 229 (2.75%) Scala
14 224 (2.69%) PowerShell
15 189 (2.27%) Shell Script
16 187 (2.25%) VB.NET
17 178 (2.14%) PHP 5
18 148 (1.78%) PHP 7
19 140 (1.68%) Go
20 132 (1.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1009 (12.11%) Degree
2 407 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 104 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 60 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 55 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 43 (0.52%) ISEB
7 39 (0.47%) DV Cleared
8 34 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (0.40%) CCNA
10 31 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
10 31 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 25 (0.30%) PMP
12 23 (0.28%) ISTQB
12 23 (0.28%) RHCE
13 18 (0.22%) Master's Degree
13 18 (0.22%) MySQL Certification
14 16 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 15 (0.18%) MCTS
15 15 (0.18%) PhD
16 13 (0.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 388 (4.66%) QA
2 85 (1.02%) SLA
3 59 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 49 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 20 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 17 (0.20%) GDPR
8 13 (0.16%) GCP
9 12 (0.14%) PMO
10 8 (0.096%) HL7
11 7 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 7 (0.084%) WAI
12 6 (0.072%) WCAG
13 5 (0.060%) ISO 22301
14 3 (0.036%) Actionable Recommendations
14 3 (0.036%) DICOM
14 3 (0.036%) Disclosure Scotland
14 3 (0.036%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.036%) SSAE 16
15 2 (0.024%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 695 (8.34%) Docker
2 305 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 124 (1.49%) Varnish
5 121 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 96 (1.15%) KVM
7 71 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
8 66 (0.79%) Xen
9 64 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
10 54 (0.65%) NFS
11 50 (0.60%) vSphere
12 49 (0.59%) XenServer
13 39 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
14 35 (0.42%) Firmware
14 35 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
15 34 (0.41%) iptables
16 31 (0.37%) LXC
16 31 (0.37%) Postfix
17 27 (0.32%) XenApp
18 26 (0.31%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 778 (9.34%) Puppet
2 589 (7.07%) Opscode Chef
3 561 (6.74%) Ansible
4 252 (3.03%) Nagios
5 140 (1.68%) Kubernetes
6 116 (1.39%) Salt
7 114 (1.37%) logstash
8 105 (1.26%) Kibana
9 76 (0.91%) ZABBIX
10 75 (0.90%) Terraform
11 73 (0.88%) HAProxy
12 47 (0.56%) Grafana
13 36 (0.43%) Graphite
14 34 (0.41%) cPanel
15 33 (0.40%) Cacti
16 32 (0.38%) Icinga
16 32 (0.38%) SELinux
17 30 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
18 29 (0.35%) Capistrano
19 27 (0.32%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 1334 (16.02%) Oracle
2 660 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 577 (6.93%) Zend
4 484 (5.81%) VMware
5 354 (4.25%) Red Hat
6 292 (3.51%) Google
7 172 (2.07%) SAP
8 138 (1.66%) Cisco
9 134 (1.61%) IBM
10 127 (1.52%) Splunk
11 102 (1.22%) HP
12 99 (1.19%) Adobe
13 90 (1.08%) Citrix
13 90 (1.08%) New Relic
13 90 (1.08%) Tableau
14 67 (0.80%) NetApp
15 62 (0.74%) Talend
16 61 (0.73%) Atlassian
17 58 (0.70%) Twitter
18 57 (0.68%) Sybase
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £300000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Pearson Frank
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, great benefits and bonus.
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday