Period
to 16 October 2018

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 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 32 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +36
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 65 84 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 6.33% 6.58% 5.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.65% 19.09% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 60 74 89
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £28,625 £27,500 £21,450
90th Percentile £69,250 £52,500 £56,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 Kent with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 287 440 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 27.95% 34.46% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 258 395 428
Kent median annual salary £38,415 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.96% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,400 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,375 £56,250 £60,075
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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 6 months to 16 October 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
Dartford +28 31 £55,000 +83.33% 6
Maidstone -16 8 £33,750 -8.78% 4
Westerham 0 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Tunbridge Wells +4 3 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Sevenoaks +1 2 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Tonbridge - 2 - -
West Malling - 2 £28,750 - 1
Canterbury +11 1 £50,000 +17.65%
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 42 (64.62%) PHP
2 36 (55.38%) HTML
3 25 (38.46%) Finance
4 23 (35.38%) SQL
5 22 (33.85%) CSS
6 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
6 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
8 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
9 14 (21.54%) XML
10 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (18.46%) jQuery
11 12 (18.46%) CRM
12 11 (16.92%) E-Commerce
13 10 (15.38%) HTML5
13 10 (15.38%) Analytics
13 10 (15.38%) Marketing
13 10 (15.38%) Linux
14 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
14 9 (13.85%) MVC
14 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
14 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
15 8 (12.31%) Laravel
16 7 (10.77%) Replication
16 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
16 7 (10.77%) JSON
16 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
16 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
17 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (9.23%) Line Management

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 2 (3.08%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Confluence
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) AdWords
2 3 (4.62%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.54%) GitHub
3 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.54%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (6.15%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.15%) Power BI
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.54%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.54%) DB2
5 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.69%) JIRA
3 5 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (6.15%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.62%) Selenium
6 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.08%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.08%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.54%) Grunt
7 1 (1.54%) gulp
7 1 (1.54%) PhpStorm
7 1 (1.54%) Robot Framework
General
1 25 (38.46%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Marketing
3 3 (4.62%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (61.54%) Developer
2 30 (46.15%) PHP Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Lead PHP Developer
4 11 (16.92%) MySQL Developer
4 11 (16.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Data Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) DBA
6 8 (12.31%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Analyst
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Data Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Administrator
8 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.69%) SQL DBA
9 4 (6.15%) Junior
9 4 (6.15%) Junior Developer
9 4 (6.15%) MySQL DBA
10 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (55.38%) HTML
2 22 (33.85%) CSS
3 14 (21.54%) XML
4 12 (18.46%) jQuery
5 10 (15.38%) HTML5
6 8 (12.31%) Laravel
7 7 (10.77%) JSON
8 6 (9.23%) SOAP
8 6 (9.23%) Symfony
9 5 (7.69%) CSS3
9 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.62%) .NET
10 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
10 3 (4.62%) Node.js
10 3 (4.62%) REST
10 3 (4.62%) RESTful
10 3 (4.62%) Spring
11 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Replication
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.69%) Clustering
3 5 (7.69%) User Experience
4 3 (4.62%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) Fintech
6 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) PMI
6 1 (1.54%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Linux
2 6 (9.23%) Windows
3 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.62%) Android
4 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) Debian
4 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (18.46%) CRM
4 11 (16.92%) E-Commerce
5 10 (15.38%) Analytics
6 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.85%) MVC
6 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
7 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (9.23%) ETL
8 6 (9.23%) Line Management
8 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (6.15%) Dashboard Development
10 4 (6.15%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (6.15%) OO PHP
10 4 (6.15%) People Management
10 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.15%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (64.62%) PHP
2 23 (35.38%) SQL
3 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.85%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.69%) C#
5 5 (7.69%) Java
6 3 (4.62%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.62%) Perl
6 3 (4.62%) VBA
7 2 (3.08%) C
7 2 (3.08%) C++
7 2 (3.08%) Java 8
8 1 (1.54%) ES6
8 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.54%) Python
8 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Google
2 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.62%) Facebook
3 3 (4.62%) Percona
4 2 (3.08%) Compaq
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle