The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South East / Kent
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 35 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 59 53 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 8.87% 5.63% 4.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.61% 18.28% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 38
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -24.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 Kent with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 273 290 442
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 41.05% 30.79% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 246 262 403
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

MySQL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Kent

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Kent over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Kent

MySQL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 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
Maidstone +13 11 £35,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +6 6 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Canterbury - 4 £42,500 -
Sevenoaks - 3 £52,500 - 2
Sittingbourne -8 2 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Folkestone -10 2 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Westerham - 1 £40,000 - 1
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Kent region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 41 (43.62%) PHP
2 40 (42.55%) Java
3 35 (37.23%) SQL
4 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
5 29 (30.85%) CSS
5 29 (30.85%) Linux
5 29 (30.85%) Web Development
6 25 (26.60%) Spring
6 25 (26.60%) Ajax
6 25 (26.60%) HTML
7 24 (25.53%) XML
7 24 (25.53%) Git (software)
8 23 (24.47%) jQuery
9 22 (23.40%) Jenkins
10 16 (17.02%) Marketing
10 16 (17.02%) Finance
11 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
11 15 (15.96%) JSP
11 15 (15.96%) Hibernate
11 15 (15.96%) Confluence
11 15 (15.96%) Fiddler
12 14 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (13.83%) DevOps
13 13 (13.83%) Swing
14 12 (12.77%) Windows
14 12 (12.77%) LAMP
14 12 (12.77%) Docker
15 11 (11.70%) Pentaho
15 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (11.70%) JSON

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 15 (15.96%) Confluence
2 9 (9.57%) CMS
3 8 (8.51%) Apache
4 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.32%) Luigi
6 3 (3.19%) WordPress
7 2 (2.13%) JBoss
7 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.06%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.19%) Firebase
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) Pentaho
2 10 (10.64%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.45%) MariaDB
3 7 (7.45%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.32%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (5.32%) BigQuery
5 5 (5.32%) DB2
5 5 (5.32%) Redis
6 3 (3.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.19%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.13%) MySQL Workbench
7 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (25.53%) Git (software)
2 22 (23.40%) Jenkins
3 15 (15.96%) Fiddler
4 5 (5.32%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (3.19%) JIRA
6 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.06%) Gradle
7 1 (1.06%) JMeter
7 1 (1.06%) JUnit
General
1 16 (17.02%) Finance
1 16 (17.02%) Marketing
2 5 (5.32%) Games
3 4 (4.26%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Electronics
4 2 (2.13%) Law
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (81.91%) Developer
2 28 (29.79%) Java Developer
3 27 (28.72%) PHP Developer
4 18 (19.15%) MySQL Developer
5 16 (17.02%) Web Developer
6 15 (15.96%) PHP Web Developer
7 13 (13.83%) HTML Developer
8 12 (12.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 10 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (9.57%) AS400 Developer
10 9 (9.57%) Junior
10 9 (9.57%) Junior Developer
10 9 (9.57%) RPG Developer
11 6 (6.38%) HTML CSS Developer
12 5 (5.32%) Data Engineer
12 5 (5.32%) Junior Java Developer
12 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
12 5 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (5.32%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.85%) CSS
2 25 (26.60%) Ajax
2 25 (26.60%) HTML
2 25 (26.60%) Spring
3 24 (25.53%) XML
4 23 (24.47%) jQuery
5 15 (15.96%) Hibernate
5 15 (15.96%) JSP
6 13 (13.83%) Swing
7 12 (12.77%) LAMP
8 11 (11.70%) JSON
9 9 (9.57%) EDI
9 9 (9.57%) EDIFACT
9 9 (9.57%) HTML5
9 9 (9.57%) Laravel
10 8 (8.51%) CSS3
10 8 (8.51%) Django
10 8 (8.51%) Symfony
11 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) AS400
1 9 (9.57%) iSeries
2 8 (8.51%) User Experience
3 5 (5.32%) Blog
4 4 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 29 (30.85%) Linux
2 12 (12.77%) Windows
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.19%) CentOS
4 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) Web Development
2 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
3 13 (13.83%) DevOps
4 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (10.64%) High Availability
5 10 (10.64%) Microservices
6 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
6 9 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (9.57%) ERP
6 9 (9.57%) MVC
7 8 (8.51%) CRM
7 8 (8.51%) Email Marketing
7 8 (8.51%) OO PHP
7 8 (8.51%) Scrum
7 8 (8.51%) UX Design
7 8 (8.51%) Web Design
8 7 (7.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (43.62%) PHP
2 40 (42.55%) Java
3 35 (37.23%) SQL
4 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.70%) VBA
6 9 (9.57%) ActionScript
6 9 (9.57%) ActionScript 2.0
6 9 (9.57%) Bash Shell
6 9 (9.57%) RPG
6 9 (9.57%) RPG IV
7 8 (8.51%) Python
8 6 (6.38%) Ruby
9 4 (4.26%) Delphi
9 4 (4.26%) PHP 5
9 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.19%) C#
10 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (10.64%) Puppet
3 6 (6.38%) Galera Cluster
4 5 (5.32%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.19%) Ansible
6 1 (1.06%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) Google
1 10 (10.64%) Oracle
2 9 (9.57%) Cognos
2 9 (9.57%) IBM
3 5 (5.32%) Talend
4 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.06%) Twitter
5 1 (1.06%) Zend
Kent
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Prohire Software Systems Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Act Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Insta Research Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
ib3 Limited
Salary: Unspecified (a competitive package is on offer to the right candidate)
Posted: 8 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Otford, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 26 days ago