Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 66 63
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 -5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 2,610 3,130 3,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.77% 4.48% 4.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.00% 14.80% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,191 2,598 3,361
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.48% +2.86%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 21,746 21,142 24,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.42% 30.28% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17,280 18,008 21,613
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in London

MySQL
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MySQL in London

MySQL
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in London over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in London

MySQL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the London region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Central London -11 534 £60,000 +9.09% 111
West London -10 181 £50,000 -13.04% 90
South London +4 72 £60,000 +20.00% 9
East London +12 61 £50,000 +25.00% 36
North London -7 9 £50,000 +5.26% 7
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 London region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 1,109 (42.49%) Linux
2 1,005 (38.51%) SQL
3 939 (35.98%) JavaScript
4 937 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 910 (34.87%) PHP
6 832 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
7 831 (31.84%) Java
8 797 (30.54%) Git (software)
9 787 (30.15%) HTML
10 771 (29.54%) CSS
11 710 (27.20%) Python
12 600 (22.99%) PostgreSQL
13 592 (22.68%) Finance
14 542 (20.77%) Docker
15 526 (20.15%) NoSQL
16 506 (19.39%) DevOps
17 493 (18.89%) SQL Server
18 481 (18.43%) Node.js
19 473 (18.12%) Oracle
20 417 (15.98%) TDD
21 402 (15.40%) Jenkins
22 397 (15.21%) MongoDB
23 396 (15.17%) Apache
24 362 (13.87%) Web Services
25 360 (13.79%) LAMP
26 359 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
27 356 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
28 352 (13.49%) Redis
29 347 (13.30%) Web Development
30 339 (12.99%) Software Engineering

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 396 (15.17%) Apache
2 187 (7.16%) CMS
3 180 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 171 (6.55%) Elasticsearch
5 167 (6.40%) nginx
6 109 (4.18%) Apache Spark
7 106 (4.06%) WordPress
8 101 (3.87%) Drupal
9 90 (3.45%) Ethereum
10 83 (3.18%) JBoss
11 63 (2.41%) WebSphere
12 62 (2.38%) Confluence
13 53 (2.03%) IIS
14 42 (1.61%) WebLogic
15 41 (1.57%) Apache Solr
16 34 (1.30%) WildFly
17 32 (1.23%) Jetty
18 31 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 29 (1.11%) OpenStack
20 22 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (1.76%) Photoshop
2 31 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.15%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.077%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.077%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.077%) SPSS
9 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.038%) Mingle
9 1 (0.038%) Weka
Business Applications
1 83 (3.18%) Distributed Ledger
2 58 (2.22%) Magento
3 24 (0.92%) NetSuite
3 24 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
4 17 (0.65%) SAP Hybris
5 10 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.23%) Shopify
7 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.11%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.077%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.077%) SDL Web 8
9 2 (0.077%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.038%) Concordance
10 1 (0.038%) Relativity
10 1 (0.038%) Ripple
10 1 (0.038%) Unica
10 1 (0.038%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 832 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
2 359 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 225 (8.62%) GitHub
4 202 (7.74%) SaaS
5 183 (7.01%) Amazon EC2
6 161 (6.17%) Amazon S3
7 125 (4.79%) Cloud Computing
8 119 (4.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 56 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 51 (1.95%) Serverless
11 48 (1.84%) Slack
12 46 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
12 46 (1.76%) Route 53
13 39 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 34 (1.30%) CloudFront
15 33 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 31 (1.19%) npm
16 31 (1.19%) Office 365
17 29 (1.11%) PaaS
17 29 (1.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 140 (5.36%) HTTP
2 110 (4.21%) TCP/IP
3 94 (3.60%) Firewall
4 72 (2.76%) SAN
5 71 (2.72%) DNS
6 67 (2.57%) Internet
7 61 (2.34%) VPN
8 41 (1.57%) SSH
9 33 (1.26%) NAS
10 31 (1.19%) SSL
11 21 (0.80%) SMPP
12 20 (0.77%) Network Security
12 20 (0.77%) SMS
13 19 (0.73%) SMTP
14 16 (0.61%) DHCP
14 16 (0.61%) LAN
15 15 (0.57%) WAN
16 14 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (0.50%) iSCSI
18 12 (0.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 600 (22.99%) PostgreSQL
2 526 (20.15%) NoSQL
3 493 (18.89%) SQL Server
4 397 (15.21%) MongoDB
5 352 (13.49%) Redis
6 239 (9.16%) Relational Database
7 189 (7.24%) Hadoop
8 178 (6.82%) Big Data
9 170 (6.51%) Blockchain
10 155 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 104 (3.98%) RDBMS
12 102 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
13 87 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
14 56 (2.15%) HBase
15 55 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 52 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 51 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 49 (1.88%) MariaDB
19 45 (1.72%) Oracle Database
20 43 (1.65%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 797 (30.54%) Git (software)
2 402 (15.40%) Jenkins
3 204 (7.82%) JIRA
4 137 (5.25%) Subversion
5 130 (4.98%) Maven
6 94 (3.60%) JUnit
7 89 (3.41%) Mocha
8 86 (3.30%) Selenium
8 86 (3.30%) webpack
9 63 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 63 (2.41%) Eclipse
10 59 (2.26%) PHPUnit
10 59 (2.26%) Vagrant
11 57 (2.18%) Grunt
12 52 (1.99%) gulp
13 40 (1.53%) Bitbucket
14 37 (1.42%) Gradle
15 36 (1.38%) TeamCity
16 29 (1.11%) git-flow
16 29 (1.11%) RSpec
General
1 592 (22.68%) Finance
2 238 (9.12%) Banking
3 155 (5.94%) Retail
3 155 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 102 (3.91%) Marketing
5 94 (3.60%) Games
6 71 (2.72%) Advertising
7 32 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 31 (1.19%) Billing
9 30 (1.15%) Front Office
9 30 (1.15%) Legal
10 24 (0.92%) Investment Banking
10 24 (0.92%) Publishing
11 14 (0.54%) Automotive
11 14 (0.54%) Law
12 11 (0.42%) Back Office
12 11 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.31%) Japanese Language
14 7 (0.27%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.19%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 1,508 (57.78%) Developer
2 421 (16.13%) PHP Developer
3 371 (14.21%) Senior Developer
4 272 (10.42%) Java Developer
5 208 (7.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 158 (6.05%) Backend Developer
7 129 (4.94%) Software Developer
8 127 (4.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 118 (4.52%) Web Developer
10 113 (4.33%) Administrator
11 108 (4.14%) Full Stack Developer
12 107 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
13 105 (4.02%) Lead Developer
14 93 (3.56%) Data Engineer
15 92 (3.52%) Blockchain Developer
16 91 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
17 88 (3.37%) Software Engineer
18 86 (3.30%) Analyst
18 86 (3.30%) SQL Developer
19 85 (3.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 787 (30.15%) HTML
2 771 (29.54%) CSS
3 481 (18.43%) Node.js
4 362 (13.87%) Web Services
5 360 (13.79%) LAMP
6 314 (12.03%) jQuery
7 302 (11.57%) AngularJS
8 296 (11.34%) RESTful
9 291 (11.15%) React
9 291 (11.15%) Spring
10 262 (10.04%) Symfony
11 260 (9.96%) REST
12 259 (9.92%) HTML5
13 240 (9.20%) Laravel
14 213 (8.16%) .NET
15 210 (8.05%) CSS3
16 195 (7.47%) XML
17 184 (7.05%) Hibernate
18 158 (6.05%) SOAP
19 134 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 271 (10.38%) Computer Science
2 265 (10.15%) Fintech
3 141 (5.40%) Self-Motivation
4 135 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
5 130 (4.98%) User Experience
6 127 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
7 116 (4.44%) Mobile App
8 115 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
9 93 (3.56%) Algorithms
10 85 (3.26%) Bitcoin
11 78 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
12 61 (2.34%) Data Structures
12 61 (2.34%) Replication
13 58 (2.22%) Data Centre
14 47 (1.80%) Hedge funds
15 43 (1.65%) Public Cloud
16 38 (1.46%) Management Information System
17 27 (1.03%) Fixed Income
18 26 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
18 26 (1.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,109 (42.49%) Linux
2 258 (9.89%) Windows
3 204 (7.82%) Unix
4 121 (4.64%) CentOS
5 99 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 72 (2.76%) Android
7 54 (2.07%) VMS
8 52 (1.99%) Windows Server
9 47 (1.80%) Ubuntu
10 46 (1.76%) Apple iOS
11 42 (1.61%) Debian
12 30 (1.15%) Mac OS
13 22 (0.84%) Amazon Linux
14 18 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (0.61%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (0.38%) AIX
17 10 (0.38%) CoreOS
17 10 (0.38%) Solaris
18 5 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 937 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 506 (19.39%) DevOps
3 417 (15.98%) TDD
4 356 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 347 (13.30%) Web Development
6 339 (12.99%) Software Engineering
7 338 (12.95%) Scrum
8 326 (12.49%) Test Automation
9 313 (11.99%) Front End Development
10 304 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
11 273 (10.46%) MVC
12 268 (10.27%) Microservices
13 260 (9.96%) OO
14 224 (8.58%) Open Source
15 220 (8.43%) E-Commerce
16 196 (7.51%) Analytics
17 187 (7.16%) OOP
18 166 (6.36%) BDD
19 152 (5.82%) Unit Testing
20 150 (5.75%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1,005 (38.51%) SQL
2 939 (35.98%) JavaScript
3 910 (34.87%) PHP
4 831 (31.84%) Java
5 710 (27.20%) Python
6 297 (11.38%) Bash Shell
7 238 (9.12%) Ruby
8 221 (8.47%) C#
9 166 (6.36%) Perl
10 156 (5.98%) ES6
11 141 (5.40%) Java 8
12 139 (5.33%) C++
13 138 (5.29%) PowerShell
14 134 (5.13%) Scala
15 104 (3.98%) Go
16 85 (3.26%) Solidity
17 81 (3.10%) PHP 7
18 70 (2.68%) Shell Script
19 56 (2.15%) Groovy
20 55 (2.11%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 325 (12.45%) Degree
2 105 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (1.80%) AWS Certification
4 42 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (1.46%) MCSE
6 32 (1.23%) MCSA
7 31 (1.19%) PhD
8 26 (1.00%) MCITP
9 22 (0.84%) Security Cleared
10 20 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
11 16 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
12 15 (0.57%) ISTQB
13 13 (0.50%) Master's Degree
14 12 (0.46%) CISSP
15 10 (0.38%) SC Cleared
16 9 (0.34%) CCNA
16 9 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (0.31%) SANS
18 7 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.02%) QA
2 44 (1.69%) GCP
3 20 (0.77%) GDPR
4 12 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.23%) SLA
7 3 (0.11%) DICOM
7 3 (0.11%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.11%) HL7
7 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.077%) PMO
8 2 (0.077%) WAI
8 2 (0.077%) WCAG
9 1 (0.038%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 542 (20.77%) Docker
2 83 (3.18%) Virtual Machines
3 74 (2.84%) Active Directory
4 47 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (1.72%) Hyper-V
6 34 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
7 26 (1.00%) HDFS
8 20 (0.77%) KVM
9 16 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (0.61%) vSphere
10 15 (0.57%) Apache Flume
11 11 (0.42%) Varnish
11 11 (0.42%) VirtualBox
11 11 (0.42%) XenDesktop
12 9 (0.34%) Squid
13 7 (0.27%) iptables
13 7 (0.27%) XenApp
14 5 (0.19%) VMware NSX
15 4 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 4 (0.15%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 282 (10.80%) Puppet
2 258 (9.89%) Ansible
3 243 (9.31%) Kubernetes
4 175 (6.70%) Opscode Chef
5 112 (4.29%) Terraform
6 106 (4.06%) Nagios
7 66 (2.53%) Docker Swarm
8 43 (1.65%) Salt
9 39 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
10 36 (1.38%) HAProxy
11 33 (1.26%) ZABBIX
12 30 (1.15%) Prometheus
13 24 (0.92%) logstash
14 20 (0.77%) Consul
14 20 (0.77%) Rancher
15 18 (0.69%) Oozie
16 15 (0.57%) Grafana
17 12 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
18 10 (0.38%) cPanel
18 10 (0.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 473 (18.12%) Oracle
2 179 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 153 (5.86%) Google
4 114 (4.37%) Red Hat
5 105 (4.02%) VMware
6 85 (3.26%) Splunk
7 64 (2.45%) New Relic
8 60 (2.30%) Zend
9 51 (1.95%) SAP
10 50 (1.92%) Tableau
11 48 (1.84%) Cisco
12 46 (1.76%) Atlassian
13 43 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
14 37 (1.42%) hybris
14 37 (1.42%) Sybase
15 35 (1.34%) Adobe
15 35 (1.34%) ServiceNow
16 30 (1.15%) SaltStack
16 30 (1.15%) Veeam
17 29 (1.11%) Sun