Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 63 59
Rank change year-on-year +46 -4 +12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 103 54 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.86% 3.85% 4.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.50% 11.25% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 76 45 73
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -14.77% +10.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 327 480 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 28.14% 34.19% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 262 397 468
Essex median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Essex

MySQL
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Essex

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Essex over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Essex

MySQL
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Essex region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Colchester +20 37 £38,750 -38.00% 4
Basildon +3 13 £42,500 -44.08%
Chelmsford +6 10 £30,750 -12.14% 3
Southend-on-Sea +1 9 £22,500 -56.68% 11
Harlow - 6 - -
Witham +10 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Brentwood +8 1 £22,500 -14.29%
MySQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 80 (77.67%) CSS
2 72 (69.90%) HTML
3 66 (64.08%) JavaScript
4 50 (48.54%) PHP
4 50 (48.54%) SQL Server
4 50 (48.54%) jQuery
5 41 (39.81%) Web Development
6 40 (38.83%) Oracle
7 37 (35.92%) Degree
8 36 (34.95%) Computer Science
8 36 (34.95%) MVC
9 35 (33.98%) C#
10 34 (33.01%) HTML5
11 33 (32.04%) SQL
12 29 (28.16%) .NET
12 29 (28.16%) E-Commerce
13 28 (27.18%) Ajax
14 25 (24.27%) Microsoft
14 25 (24.27%) Relational Database
15 24 (23.30%) Git (software)
15 24 (23.30%) SOAP
16 23 (22.33%) OOP
17 22 (21.36%) Web Services
17 22 (21.36%) Java
18 21 (20.39%) Linux
18 21 (20.39%) CSS3
19 20 (19.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 20 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
20 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (18.45%) Front End Development

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 11 (10.68%) Apache Spark
1 11 (10.68%) JBoss
1 11 (10.68%) Tomcat
1 11 (10.68%) WebSphere
2 10 (9.71%) Apache
2 10 (9.71%) Apache Geronimo
2 10 (9.71%) GlassFish
3 6 (5.83%) Drupal
4 3 (2.91%) nginx
4 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.94%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.94%) WordPress
6 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Weka
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.91%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) SMS
2 3 (2.91%) Internet
3 1 (0.97%) DHCP
3 1 (0.97%) DNS
3 1 (0.97%) Firewall
3 1 (0.97%) LAN
3 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (48.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (24.27%) Relational Database
3 14 (13.59%) Hadoop
4 12 (11.65%) Big Data
4 12 (11.65%) RDBMS
5 11 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (9.71%) Apache Hive
6 10 (9.71%) CouchDB
6 10 (9.71%) Mahout
6 10 (9.71%) MongoDB
6 10 (9.71%) Neo4j
6 10 (9.71%) NoSQL
6 10 (9.71%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.94%) GIS
7 2 (1.94%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.97%) Ingres
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.97%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.97%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 24 (23.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.65%) Subversion
3 11 (10.68%) Ant
3 11 (10.68%) Gradle
3 11 (10.68%) Maven
4 6 (5.83%) JUnit
5 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.94%) JIRA
6 2 (1.94%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.97%) gulp
General
1 6 (5.83%) Automotive
2 4 (3.88%) Games
2 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.94%) Finance
4 1 (0.97%) Advertising
4 1 (0.97%) Back Office
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
4 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (92.23%) Developer
2 31 (30.10%) Web Developer
3 26 (25.24%) Graduate
3 26 (25.24%) Graduate Developer
3 26 (25.24%) Software Developer
4 20 (19.42%) PHP Developer
5 17 (16.50%) Java Developer
6 16 (15.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (12.62%) .NET Developer
7 13 (12.62%) .NET Web Developer
7 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (12.62%) C# Developer
7 13 (12.62%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (12.62%) C# Web Developer
7 13 (12.62%) Graduate Web Developer
7 13 (12.62%) MySQL Developer
7 13 (12.62%) Trainee
7 13 (12.62%) Trainee Developer
7 13 (12.62%) Trainee Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (77.67%) CSS
2 72 (69.90%) HTML
3 50 (48.54%) jQuery
4 34 (33.01%) HTML5
5 29 (28.16%) .NET
6 28 (27.18%) Ajax
7 24 (23.30%) SOAP
8 22 (21.36%) Web Services
9 21 (20.39%) CSS3
10 20 (19.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (16.50%) Spring
12 16 (15.53%) AngularJS
12 16 (15.53%) ASP.NET
12 16 (15.53%) Hibernate
12 16 (15.53%) Java EE
13 15 (14.56%) JPA
13 15 (14.56%) XML
14 14 (13.59%) JSON
15 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 13 (12.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (12.62%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (12.62%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (3.88%) Life Science
3 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.97%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.97%) IVR
4 1 (0.97%) Online Gambling
4 1 (0.97%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (0.97%) Social Gaming
4 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.39%) Linux
2 18 (17.48%) Windows
3 3 (2.91%) CentOS
3 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.94%) Unix
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.81%) Web Development
2 36 (34.95%) Computer Science
2 36 (34.95%) MVC
3 29 (28.16%) E-Commerce
4 23 (22.33%) OOP
5 20 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (18.45%) Front End Development
7 14 (13.59%) Mathematics
8 13 (12.62%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 12 (11.65%) Analytics
9 12 (11.65%) TDD
9 12 (11.65%) Unit Testing
10 10 (9.71%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.77%) OO
11 8 (7.77%) Scrum-ban
12 7 (6.80%) BDD
13 5 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (4.85%) Pair Programming
14 4 (3.88%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 66 (64.08%) JavaScript
2 50 (48.54%) PHP
3 35 (33.98%) C#
4 33 (32.04%) SQL
5 22 (21.36%) Java
6 13 (12.62%) TypeScript
7 10 (9.71%) PL/SQL
7 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.83%) PHP 5
9 5 (4.85%) Java 8
10 4 (3.88%) Python
11 3 (2.91%) Ruby
12 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (35.92%) Degree
2 15 (14.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) HDFS
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (38.83%) Oracle
2 25 (24.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) Tableau
4 10 (9.71%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.94%) Epicor
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix
6 1 (0.97%) Informatica
6 1 (0.97%) SAP
6 1 (0.97%) Sybase
6 1 (0.97%) VMware