Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 29 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +25
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 78 102 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.12% 7.54% 6.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.53% 20.32% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 72 92 113
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £50,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 318 502 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 29.01% 37.13% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 282 453 514
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,825
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 - 30 £57,500 -
Maidstone -9 15 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Westerham -4 10 £42,500 +13.33%
Sevenoaks +2 4 £43,750 -16.67%
Tonbridge -8 2 - -
Canterbury +10 1 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Tunbridge Wells -2 1 £65,000 +85.71% 1
West Malling - 1 £27,500 - 1
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 49 (62.82%) PHP
2 42 (53.85%) HTML
3 32 (41.03%) CSS
4 31 (39.74%) JavaScript
5 30 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 28 (35.90%) Finance
7 23 (29.49%) XML
8 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (24.36%) SQL
10 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
11 16 (20.51%) jQuery
12 15 (19.23%) JSON
13 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (17.95%) HTML5
14 13 (16.67%) SOAP
15 11 (14.10%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
15 11 (14.10%) Java
15 11 (14.10%) Laravel
15 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
15 11 (14.10%) Mentoring
16 10 (12.82%) Analytics
16 10 (12.82%) Hibernate
16 10 (12.82%) Marketing
17 9 (11.54%) Linux
18 8 (10.26%) Bitbucket
18 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
18 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
18 8 (10.26%) MVC
18 8 (10.26%) Risk 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 6 (7.69%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.28%) Apache
2 1 (1.28%) CMS
2 1 (1.28%) IIS
2 1 (1.28%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) Google Play
2 3 (3.85%) iTunes
3 1 (1.28%) AdWords
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.28%) GitHub
3 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.28%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.85%) Pentaho
3 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.28%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.28%) DB2
4 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.26%) Bitbucket
3 8 (10.26%) JIRA
4 6 (7.69%) NetBeans
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (3.85%) Subversion
5 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.56%) Selenium
7 1 (1.28%) Gradle
7 1 (1.28%) Grunt
7 1 (1.28%) gulp
7 1 (1.28%) Robot Framework
General
1 28 (35.90%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Publishing
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (74.36%) Developer
2 36 (46.15%) PHP Developer
3 15 (19.23%) MySQL Developer
4 14 (17.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Lead PHP Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Analyst
6 11 (14.10%) Data Analyst
6 11 (14.10%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Java Developer
7 10 (12.82%) Senior Developer
8 9 (11.54%) SQL Analyst
8 9 (11.54%) SQL Data Analyst
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Junior
10 4 (5.13%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.85%) DBA
11 3 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (53.85%) HTML
2 32 (41.03%) CSS
3 23 (29.49%) XML
4 16 (20.51%) jQuery
5 15 (19.23%) JSON
6 14 (17.95%) HTML5
7 13 (16.67%) SOAP
8 11 (14.10%) Laravel
9 10 (12.82%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.13%) CSS3
11 3 (3.85%) .NET
11 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.85%) Node.js
11 3 (3.85%) RESTful
11 3 (3.85%) Spring
11 3 (3.85%) Symfony
12 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.56%) LESS
12 2 (2.56%) REST
12 2 (2.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.85%) NHS
3 3 (3.85%) Replication
4 2 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.56%) Social Media
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.28%) Fintech
5 1 (1.28%) PMI
5 1 (1.28%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) Android
2 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.85%) Debian
3 3 (3.85%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.10%) Mentoring
3 11 (14.10%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (12.82%) Analytics
5 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 8 (10.26%) MVC
5 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
5 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
6 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
6 7 (8.97%) OO
7 6 (7.69%) Line Management
7 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.41%) CRM
8 5 (6.41%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (6.41%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.13%) iOS Development
9 4 (5.13%) Scrum
9 4 (5.13%) TDD
9 4 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.82%) PHP
2 31 (39.74%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.36%) SQL
4 11 (14.10%) Java
4 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.69%) Java 8
5 6 (7.69%) VBA
6 5 (6.41%) C#
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
8 2 (2.56%) C
8 2 (2.56%) C++
9 1 (1.28%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.28%) ES6
9 1 (1.28%) Python
9 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.28%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (8.97%) Google
2 3 (3.85%) Percona
2 3 (3.85%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.56%) Compaq
4 1 (1.28%) Facebook
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle