Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 129 66
Rank change year-on-year +62 -63 +47
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 103 96 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.58% 2.10% 4.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.21% 7.86% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79 83 197
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -15.73%
10th Percentile £38,750 £25,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,250 £60,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 725 1,222 1,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 25.16% 26.76% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 558 1,018 1,030
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Hertfordshire

MySQL
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2019. 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
Watford +36 41 £50,000 +12.36% 3
Harpenden +9 13 - -
Hemel Hempstead 0 13 £45,000 +57.89% 3
Hitchin 0 8 £47,500 +53.23% 1
Stevenage +5 5 £50,000 +86.92%
St Albans +26 3 £30,000 -50.00% 1
Hatfield - 3 £60,000 -
Baldock -1 2 £36,250 +7.41%
Hertford - 2 £57,500 - 2
Cheshunt - 2 £47,500 -
Borehamwood +11 1 - - 1
Bishop's Stortford 0 1 £40,000 +3.23% 1
MySQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 63 (61.17%) HTML
2 58 (56.31%) JavaScript
3 54 (52.43%) CSS
4 53 (51.46%) PHP
5 47 (45.63%) Linux
6 29 (28.16%) VMware
6 29 (28.16%) Magento
7 27 (26.21%) SQL
8 26 (25.24%) DNS
9 25 (24.27%) OO
9 25 (24.27%) CentOS
10 24 (23.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 23 (22.33%) Python
11 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
12 20 (19.42%) Red Hat
12 20 (19.42%) OO PHP
13 18 (17.48%) Debian
13 18 (17.48%) HTML5
14 17 (16.50%) Puppet
14 17 (16.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
14 17 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (15.53%) Oracle
15 16 (15.53%) Migration
15 16 (15.53%) Replication
15 16 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (15.53%) SaaS
16 15 (14.56%) CSS3
16 15 (14.56%) jQuery
16 15 (14.56%) MVC

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (4.85%) IIS
1 5 (4.85%) WordPress
2 4 (3.88%) Apache
2 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.94%) CMS
4 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.97%) Confluence
5 1 (0.97%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 29 (28.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.97%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.97%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.53%) SaaS
2 13 (12.62%) IaaS
3 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.85%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.94%) MailChimp
6 2 (1.94%) npm
6 2 (1.94%) Office 365
7 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.97%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Flow
7 1 (0.97%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.97%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.24%) DNS
2 14 (13.59%) HTTP
2 14 (13.59%) SMTP
3 13 (12.62%) SAN
3 13 (12.62%) SNMP
4 9 (8.74%) DHCP
4 9 (8.74%) Firewall
4 9 (8.74%) LAN
4 9 (8.74%) WAN
5 7 (6.80%) Reverse Proxy
5 7 (6.80%) VPN
5 7 (6.80%) WLAN
6 6 (5.83%) Converged Networks
6 6 (5.83%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.91%) SMS
8 2 (1.94%) FTP
8 2 (1.94%) Internet
8 2 (1.94%) SSL
8 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.59%) MariaDB
3 12 (11.65%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (8.74%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.80%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.94%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.97%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.83%) JIRA
3 4 (3.88%) GitLab
3 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.88%) Selenium
4 3 (2.91%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.91%) Gradle
5 2 (1.94%) Ant
5 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.94%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.94%) Maven
5 2 (1.94%) Subversion
6 1 (0.97%) PROIV
6 1 (0.97%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.97%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.97%) webpack
General
1 24 (23.30%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (4.85%) Marketing
2 5 (4.85%) Retail
3 3 (2.91%) Finance
4 2 (1.94%) Publishing
5 1 (0.97%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 69 (66.99%) Developer
2 29 (28.16%) Magento Developer
3 19 (18.45%) PHP Developer
4 13 (12.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 11 (10.68%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Architect
7 7 (6.80%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.83%) DBA
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Magento Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.88%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Administrator
10 4 (3.88%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (61.17%) HTML
2 54 (52.43%) CSS
3 18 (17.48%) HTML5
4 15 (14.56%) CSS3
4 15 (14.56%) jQuery
5 14 (13.59%) .NET
6 13 (12.62%) LDAP
7 11 (10.68%) AngularJS
8 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET
8 10 (9.71%) Laravel
9 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (7.77%) React
10 8 (7.77%) XML
11 7 (6.80%) LAMP
11 7 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (5.83%) JSON
12 6 (5.83%) Vue.js
13 5 (4.85%) Middleware
14 4 (3.88%) Web Services
14 4 (3.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Replication
2 7 (6.80%) CMDB
2 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.80%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (6.80%) Public Cloud
2 7 (6.80%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.91%) Robotics
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) Social Network
6 1 (0.97%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 47 (45.63%) Linux
2 25 (24.27%) CentOS
3 18 (17.48%) Debian
4 13 (12.62%) Windows
5 12 (11.65%) Ubuntu
6 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.80%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.88%) Unix
9 3 (2.91%) AIX
9 3 (2.91%) Android
10 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) OO
2 20 (19.42%) OO PHP
3 17 (16.50%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (15.53%) Migration
5 15 (14.56%) MVC
6 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (13.59%) DevOps
7 13 (12.62%) Records Management
8 11 (10.68%) Web Development
9 8 (7.77%) ERP
10 7 (6.80%) BCP
10 7 (6.80%) High Availability
10 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 7 (6.80%) ITSM
10 7 (6.80%) Project Management
10 7 (6.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (6.80%) Scrum
10 7 (6.80%) SDLC
10 7 (6.80%) Server Virtualisation
11 6 (5.83%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.31%) JavaScript
2 53 (51.46%) PHP
3 27 (26.21%) SQL
4 23 (22.33%) Python
5 15 (14.56%) C#
6 13 (12.62%) Perl
7 7 (6.80%) Java
8 5 (4.85%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.88%) VBScript
10 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.91%) Ruby
11 2 (1.94%) C
11 2 (1.94%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.97%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) LPIC
1 13 (12.62%) RHCE
1 13 (12.62%) RHCT
2 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) HND
4 2 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.74%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.74%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (6.80%) Terminal Services
3 7 (6.80%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.94%) Varnish
4 2 (1.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (16.50%) Puppet
2 7 (6.80%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (6.80%) SCCM
2 7 (6.80%) SCOM
2 7 (6.80%) SCVMM
2 7 (6.80%) vRealize
3 5 (4.85%) Nagios
4 4 (3.88%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (28.16%) VMware
2 20 (19.42%) Red Hat
3 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
4 16 (15.53%) Oracle
5 7 (6.80%) Cisco
5 7 (6.80%) Citrix
5 7 (6.80%) Dell
5 7 (6.80%) EMC
5 7 (6.80%) Hitachi
5 7 (6.80%) HP
5 7 (6.80%) IBM
5 7 (6.80%) NetApp
5 7 (6.80%) Snow
5 7 (6.80%) Symantec
6 6 (5.83%) Zend
7 5 (4.85%) Google
8 4 (3.88%) New Relic
9 2 (1.94%) SendGrid
9 2 (1.94%) Sybase
10 1 (0.97%) NGA Human Resources