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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 30 34
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 38 92 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.73% 8.08% 7.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.19% 26.36% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 82 57
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £29,550 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

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 288 349 359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 35.82% 30.64% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 242 306 326
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +1 15 £32,500 -26.13%
Tonbridge +7 6 £36,250 -9.37%
Tunbridge Wells +7 6 £30,000 - 1
West Malling +1 2 £28,750 +17.34%
Chatham - 2 £33,000 -
Canterbury -1 1 £37,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £35,000 - 1
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
2 22 (41.51%) PHP
3 21 (39.62%) HTML
3 21 (39.62%) CSS
4 19 (35.85%) Java
5 18 (33.96%) SQL
6 17 (32.08%) Web Development
7 15 (28.30%) Ajax
7 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
7 15 (28.30%) XML
8 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
9 12 (22.64%) MVC
9 12 (22.64%) Spring
10 11 (20.75%) Marketing
10 11 (20.75%) jQuery
10 11 (20.75%) Web Services
11 10 (18.87%) JSP
11 10 (18.87%) Finance
11 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
11 10 (18.87%) Confluence
11 10 (18.87%) HTML5
11 10 (18.87%) Fiddler
11 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
12 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.98%) CSS3
12 9 (16.98%) Talend
12 9 (16.98%) Talend Open Studio
12 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
12 9 (16.98%) ETL
13 8 (15.09%) Swing

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 10 (18.87%) Confluence
2 5 (9.43%) CMS
2 5 (9.43%) Luigi
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.77%) Firebase
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (9.43%) BigQuery
2 5 (9.43%) DB2
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.55%) Star Schema
4 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.66%) Redis
5 2 (3.77%) CouchDB
5 2 (3.77%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.77%) MySQL Workbench
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 13 (24.53%) Jenkins
3 10 (18.87%) Fiddler
4 9 (16.98%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (5.66%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) Gradle
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
6 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 11 (20.75%) Marketing
2 10 (18.87%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (86.79%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) PHP Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Web Developer
4 12 (22.64%) MySQL Developer
4 12 (22.64%) PHP Web Developer
5 11 (20.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 10 (18.87%) HTML Developer
7 8 (15.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (13.21%) SQL Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Junior
9 6 (11.32%) Junior Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Data Engineer
10 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
11 4 (7.55%) HTML CSS Developer
11 4 (7.55%) SQL BI Developer
11 4 (7.55%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 4 (7.55%) SSAS Developer
11 4 (7.55%) SSIS Developer
11 4 (7.55%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) CSS
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
2 15 (28.30%) Ajax
2 15 (28.30%) XML
3 12 (22.64%) Spring
4 11 (20.75%) jQuery
4 11 (20.75%) Web Services
5 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
5 10 (18.87%) HTML5
5 10 (18.87%) JSP
6 9 (16.98%) CSS3
7 8 (15.09%) Swing
8 6 (11.32%) Laravel
9 5 (9.43%) .NET
9 5 (9.43%) Django
9 5 (9.43%) JSON
9 5 (9.43%) LAMP
9 5 (9.43%) Sass
9 5 (9.43%) Symfony
10 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) CentOS
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Web Development
2 12 (22.64%) MVC
3 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
3 9 (16.98%) ETL
4 8 (15.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.21%) OO PHP
6 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.32%) Mobile Development
7 5 (9.43%) CRM
7 5 (9.43%) Email Marketing
7 5 (9.43%) OO
7 5 (9.43%) Scrum
7 5 (9.43%) UX Design
7 5 (9.43%) Web Design
8 4 (7.55%) Analytics
8 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
2 22 (41.51%) PHP
3 19 (35.85%) Java
4 18 (33.96%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) Python
6 4 (7.55%) C#
7 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Galera Cluster
1 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Talend
2 5 (9.43%) Google
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Jaspersoft
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) Twitter
5 1 (1.89%) Zend
Folkestone, Kent
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Salary: Up to £45,000 PA
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + other benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Depending on experience
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