Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South East > Kent
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 45 51
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 +9
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 54 78 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.81% 5.86% 4.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.77% 18.35% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 65 68
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,500 £26,100
90th Percentile £65,250 £53,750 £56,450
South East median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -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 260 425 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 27.96% 31.91% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 222 368 397
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £60,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +31 25 £47,500 +58.33% 13
Maidstone -6 8 £32,500 -18.75% 12
Tunbridge Wells +9 3 £65,000 +78.08% 2
Tonbridge -10 2 - - 1
West Malling - 2 £28,750 -
Sevenoaks +1 1 £40,000 -13.51%
Canterbury - 1 £35,000 -
MySQL
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 36 (66.67%) PHP
2 30 (55.56%) HTML
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (31.48%) CSS
5 17 (31.48%) Finance
6 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
7 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
8 11 (20.37%) CRM
8 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (20.37%) Linux
8 11 (20.37%) jQuery
9 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
9 10 (18.52%) XML
10 9 (16.67%) MVC
11 8 (14.81%) Windows
11 8 (14.81%) Symfony
11 8 (14.81%) Analytics
12 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (12.96%) TDD
12 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (12.96%) ETL
13 6 (11.11%) Clustering
13 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
13 6 (11.11%) PHPUnit
13 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
13 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
13 6 (11.11%) Google

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 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) Confluence
2 2 (3.70%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) AdWords
2 3 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.85%) GitHub
4 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.85%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (7.41%) Power BI
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.85%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.85%) DB2
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.11%) PHPUnit
3 5 (9.26%) JIRA
4 4 (7.41%) Bitbucket
4 4 (7.41%) Selenium
5 3 (5.56%) Subversion
6 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.70%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.70%) PhpStorm
7 1 (1.85%) Grunt
7 1 (1.85%) gulp
7 1 (1.85%) Robot Framework
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Publishing
4 1 (1.85%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Developer
2 25 (46.30%) PHP Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Lead Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Lead PHP Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) DBA
4 6 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Data Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Junior
6 4 (7.41%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Head of Development
7 3 (5.56%) Head of E-Commerce
7 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) HTML
2 17 (31.48%) CSS
3 11 (20.37%) jQuery
4 10 (18.52%) XML
5 8 (14.81%) Symfony
6 5 (9.26%) LAMP
7 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.41%) HTML5
8 3 (5.56%) CSS3
8 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.56%) JSON
8 3 (5.56%) React
8 3 (5.56%) SOAP
9 2 (3.70%) .NET
9 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.70%) Laravel
9 2 (3.70%) LESS
9 2 (3.70%) Sass
9 2 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Clustering
1 6 (11.11%) User Experience
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.41%) Replication
4 3 (5.56%) Fintech
5 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Android
4 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
3 11 (20.37%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (20.37%) CRM
4 9 (16.67%) MVC
5 8 (14.81%) Analytics
6 7 (12.96%) ETL
6 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (12.96%) TDD
6 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.26%) Line Management
8 5 (9.26%) OO
8 5 (9.26%) OO PHP
9 4 (7.41%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (7.41%) Migration
9 4 (7.41%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) PHP
2 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.56%) Apple Swift
4 3 (5.56%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (3.70%) Java 8
5 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) ES6
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Google
2 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.56%) Facebook
4 2 (3.70%) Compaq
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle