Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 44 65
Rank change year-on-year +7 +21 -17
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 78 91 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.95% 5.34% 4.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.01% 20.31% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 65 76 80
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,100
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 433 448 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 33.03% 26.28% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 376 391 788
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £57,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Westerham 0 20 £42,500 +27.82% 4
Maidstone +32 12 £40,000 +45.45%
Tunbridge Wells -18 6 £35,000 -17.65%
Sittingbourne +1 3 £52,500 -7.89%
Sevenoaks +5 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Stansted +1 2 £37,500 +20.97% 1
Tonbridge -1 2 £61,250 -12.50%
Canterbury - 2 £42,500 -
Folkestone +1 1 £42,500 +30.77%
Dartford -5 1 £30,000 -2.44%
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 54 (69.23%) PHP
2 37 (47.44%) JavaScript
3 29 (37.18%) CSS
4 25 (32.05%) Java
5 24 (30.77%) HTML
6 23 (29.49%) XML
7 20 (25.64%) Linux
8 19 (24.36%) SQL
8 19 (24.36%) Finance
9 18 (23.08%) JSON
9 18 (23.08%) PCI DSS
10 17 (21.79%) jQuery
10 17 (21.79%) OO
11 16 (20.51%) Web Development
11 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
12 15 (19.23%) SOAP
13 11 (14.10%) Apache
13 11 (14.10%) HTML5
14 10 (12.82%) AngularJS
14 10 (12.82%) Spring
15 9 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (11.54%) Ajax
16 7 (8.97%) Advertising
16 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
16 7 (8.97%) Windows
16 7 (8.97%) LAMP
16 7 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
17 6 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
17 6 (7.69%) Windows Server

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 11 (14.10%) Apache
2 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.41%) WordPress
4 3 (3.85%) Confluence
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.56%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.28%) Firebase
2 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.28%) PaaS
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.69%) Pentaho
3 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.56%) Redis
6 1 (1.28%) Big Data
6 1 (1.28%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.56%) Fiddler
3 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.28%) JIRA
4 1 (1.28%) PhpStorm
4 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Advertising
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Back Office
5 2 (2.56%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (89.74%) Developer
2 36 (46.15%) PHP Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Java Developer
4 9 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (7.69%) AS400 Developer
5 6 (7.69%) RPG Developer
5 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 3 (3.85%) DBA
6 3 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (2.56%) HTML Developer
7 2 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Junior
7 2 (2.56%) Junior Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Lead PHP Developer
7 2 (2.56%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (2.56%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.18%) CSS
2 24 (30.77%) HTML
3 23 (29.49%) XML
4 18 (23.08%) JSON
5 17 (21.79%) jQuery
6 15 (19.23%) SOAP
7 11 (14.10%) HTML5
8 10 (12.82%) AngularJS
8 10 (12.82%) Spring
9 9 (11.54%) Ajax
10 7 (8.97%) LAMP
11 6 (7.69%) EDI
11 6 (7.69%) EDIFACT
11 6 (7.69%) Kafka
11 6 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (7.69%) Spring Boot
12 5 (6.41%) Lucene
13 4 (5.13%) RESTful
13 4 (5.13%) Smarty
14 3 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.69%) AS400
2 6 (7.69%) iSeries
2 6 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) Replication
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Linux
2 7 (8.97%) Windows
3 6 (7.69%) Unix
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.56%) CentOS
4 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.28%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.28%) Debian
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) OO
2 16 (20.51%) Web Development
3 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.97%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (7.69%) ERP
4 6 (7.69%) High Availability
4 6 (7.69%) OO PHP
4 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.41%) BPMN
5 5 (6.41%) DNA
5 5 (6.41%) Integration Testing
5 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.41%) Microservices
5 5 (6.41%) SDLC
5 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.13%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 54 (69.23%) PHP
2 37 (47.44%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.05%) Java
4 19 (24.36%) SQL
5 6 (7.69%) ActionScript
5 6 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
5 6 (7.69%) RPG
5 6 (7.69%) RPG IV
5 6 (7.69%) VBA
6 5 (6.41%) Delphi
6 5 (6.41%) PHP 5
6 5 (6.41%) Python
7 3 (3.85%) C++
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
7 3 (3.85%) Ruby
8 2 (2.56%) CFML
8 2 (2.56%) Go
9 1 (1.28%) Clojure
9 1 (1.28%) Elixir
9 1 (1.28%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Cognos
1 6 (7.69%) IBM
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) Google
3 2 (2.56%) Percona
3 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.28%) TOWER Software