Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 61 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -29 +18
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 211 232 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.25% 4.25% 6.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.82% 13.70% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 201 221 426
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +17.14%

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 Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1424 1694 2324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 28.69% 31.05% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1259 1531 1872
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,500 £61,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,471 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.18% - +2.56%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Leeds

MySQL
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL in Leeds.

Salary trend for MySQL in Leeds

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 133 (63.03%) PHP
2 98 (46.45%) JavaScript
3 81 (38.39%) HTML
4 80 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (34.12%) Java
6 70 (33.18%) CSS
7 56 (26.54%) Software Engineering
8 55 (26.07%) Git (software)
9 53 (25.12%) Node.js
10 48 (22.75%) Linux
10 48 (22.75%) Docker
11 47 (22.27%) TDD
12 46 (21.80%) Python
13 45 (21.33%) Oracle
13 45 (21.33%) AngularJS
14 42 (19.91%) React
15 41 (19.43%) SQL Server
16 39 (18.48%) OO
16 39 (18.48%) MVC
16 39 (18.48%) LAMP
17 36 (17.06%) OOP
18 35 (16.59%) SQL
19 32 (15.17%) Opscode Chef
19 32 (15.17%) Laravel
19 32 (15.17%) MongoDB
20 31 (14.69%) Web Development
20 31 (14.69%) Symfony
20 31 (14.69%) jQuery
21 28 (13.27%) E-Commerce
22 27 (12.80%) .NET

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 22 (10.43%) WordPress
2 17 (8.06%) Apache
3 11 (5.21%) IIS
4 9 (4.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (3.79%) CMS
6 7 (3.32%) Confluence
6 7 (3.32%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.90%) Drupal
8 3 (1.42%) JBoss
8 3 (1.42%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.42%) nginx
8 3 (1.42%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.42%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.95%) Jetty
9 2 (0.95%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (7.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.84%) SaaS
4 3 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.95%) GitHub
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.47%) Boomi
6 1 (0.47%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.84%) Firewall
1 6 (2.84%) SAN
2 5 (2.37%) WAN
3 4 (1.90%) LAN
3 4 (1.90%) NAS
4 3 (1.42%) Internet
4 3 (1.42%) Network Security
5 2 (0.95%) DHCP
5 2 (0.95%) DMZ
5 2 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.95%) LDAP
5 2 (0.95%) MPLS
5 2 (0.95%) Skype
6 1 (0.47%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.47%) Intranet
6 1 (0.47%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.43%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.17%) MongoDB
3 19 (9.00%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (5.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.27%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.84%) DB2
8 6 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.37%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.95%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 55 (26.07%) Git (software)
2 26 (12.32%) Subversion
3 22 (10.43%) PHPUnit
4 14 (6.64%) JIRA
5 9 (4.27%) MSTest
5 9 (4.27%) NUnit
6 8 (3.79%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.79%) Maven
7 7 (3.32%) Selenium
7 7 (3.32%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.37%) JUnit
8 5 (2.37%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.90%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.42%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.42%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.42%) GCC
10 3 (1.42%) JBehave
10 3 (1.42%) PhpStorm
10 3 (1.42%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (4.27%) Advertising
1 9 (4.27%) Finance
2 6 (2.84%) Games
2 6 (2.84%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.37%) Retail
4 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.47%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 134 (63.51%) Developer
2 50 (23.70%) PHP Developer
3 35 (16.59%) Software Engineer
4 23 (10.90%) Java Developer
5 19 (9.00%) PHP Software Engineer
6 18 (8.53%) Python Developer
7 17 (8.06%) Senior Developer
8 16 (7.58%) Principal Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) Administrator
10 13 (6.16%) Web Developer
11 11 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.27%) Lead Developer
12 9 (4.27%) Linux Administrator
12 9 (4.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 7 (3.32%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.32%) Agile Developer
13 7 (3.32%) Magento Developer
13 7 (3.32%) Principal Software Engineer
13 7 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
14 6 (2.84%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (38.39%) HTML
2 70 (33.18%) CSS
3 53 (25.12%) Node.js
4 45 (21.33%) AngularJS
5 42 (19.91%) React
6 39 (18.48%) LAMP
7 32 (15.17%) Laravel
8 31 (14.69%) jQuery
8 31 (14.69%) Symfony
9 27 (12.80%) .NET
10 26 (12.32%) CSS3
11 23 (10.90%) Spring
12 22 (10.43%) HTML5
13 19 (9.00%) Hibernate
13 19 (9.00%) RabbitMQ
14 14 (6.64%) Sass
14 14 (6.64%) WCF
15 13 (6.16%) RESTful
16 12 (5.69%) Ajax
17 9 (4.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.64%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.69%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.84%) User Experience
5 5 (2.37%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.42%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.42%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (1.42%) Replication
8 2 (0.95%) BYOD
8 2 (0.95%) Fintech
8 2 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.95%) iPad
8 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.95%) New Media
9 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.47%) Smart City
9 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.75%) Linux
2 9 (4.27%) Windows
3 7 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.84%) Unix
5 5 (2.37%) CentOS
6 4 (1.90%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.42%) AIX
7 3 (1.42%) Debian
7 3 (1.42%) Fedora
7 3 (1.42%) HPUX
7 3 (1.42%) Solaris
8 2 (0.95%) SUSE
8 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.54%) Software Engineering
3 47 (22.27%) TDD
4 39 (18.48%) MVC
4 39 (18.48%) OO
5 36 (17.06%) OOP
6 31 (14.69%) Web Development
7 28 (13.27%) E-Commerce
8 23 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.48%) DevOps
10 19 (9.00%) High Availability
10 19 (9.00%) Scrum
11 18 (8.53%) BDD
12 17 (8.06%) Unit Testing
13 16 (7.58%) Mentoring
13 16 (7.58%) SDLC
14 14 (6.64%) Pair Programming
15 13 (6.16%) Front End Development
15 13 (6.16%) Open Source
16 12 (5.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 133 (63.03%) PHP
2 98 (46.45%) JavaScript
3 72 (34.12%) Java
4 46 (21.80%) Python
5 35 (16.59%) SQL
6 22 (10.43%) C#
6 22 (10.43%) Ruby
7 21 (9.95%) T-SQL
8 19 (9.00%) C++
9 18 (8.53%) Bash Shell
10 12 (5.69%) VB
11 9 (4.27%) Go
11 9 (4.27%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.32%) Scala
13 5 (2.37%) PHP 7
14 4 (1.90%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.90%) PHP 5
15 3 (1.42%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (1.42%) VB6
15 3 (1.42%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (3.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.84%) Degree
3 4 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.42%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.95%) ISEB
6 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (22.75%) Docker
2 7 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.90%) KVM
4 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.47%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.47%) Samba
5 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (15.17%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (10.43%) Puppet
3 21 (9.95%) Ansible
4 11 (5.21%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.90%) Rancher
6 3 (1.42%) Cobbler
6 3 (1.42%) Salt
7 2 (0.95%) Terraform
8 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.47%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (21.33%) Oracle
2 25 (11.85%) Zend
3 13 (6.16%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.69%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.74%) Google
6 8 (3.79%) VMware
7 6 (2.84%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.90%) Adobe
8 4 (1.90%) WooCommerce
9 3 (1.42%) IBM
10 2 (0.95%) Cisco
10 2 (0.95%) F5
10 2 (0.95%) HP
10 2 (0.95%) Twitter
11 1 (0.47%) Avaya
11 1 (0.47%) Dell
11 1 (0.47%) EMC
11 1 (0.47%) Infoblox
11 1 (0.47%) Splunk
11 1 (0.47%) Xero