Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 78 67
Rank change year-on-year -11 -11 -1
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 2,379 3,003 3,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.50% 4.05% 4.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.35% 13.66% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,984 2,490 2,829
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,125 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

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 20,954 21,984 22,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.79% 29.63% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16,700 17,590 19,457
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -27 510 £60,000 +9.09% 105
West London -10 140 £50,000 -9.09% 73
South London -10 65 £60,000 +26.32% 12
East London +11 50 £52,500 -4.55% 39
North London -8 12 £60,000 +26.32% 4
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 941 (39.55%) JavaScript
2 874 (36.74%) SQL
3 867 (36.44%) PHP
4 864 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
5 833 (35.01%) Java
6 806 (33.88%) Linux
7 784 (32.96%) HTML
8 715 (30.05%) CSS
9 685 (28.79%) Python
10 662 (27.83%) Amazon AWS
11 653 (27.45%) Git (software)
12 635 (26.69%) Finance
13 546 (22.95%) SQL Server
14 454 (19.08%) DevOps
15 450 (18.92%) Oracle
16 445 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
17 442 (18.58%) Docker
18 380 (15.97%) Node.js
19 377 (15.85%) MongoDB
20 369 (15.51%) NoSQL
21 368 (15.47%) Jenkins
22 341 (14.33%) TDD
23 323 (13.58%) Web Services
24 317 (13.32%) HTML5
25 316 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
26 313 (13.16%) AngularJS
27 310 (13.03%) jQuery
27 310 (13.03%) LAMP
28 307 (12.90%) Degree
29 303 (12.74%) Apache

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
1 303 (12.74%) Apache
2 208 (8.74%) Elasticsearch
3 192 (8.07%) CMS
4 136 (5.72%) WordPress
5 133 (5.59%) nginx
5 133 (5.59%) Tomcat
6 99 (4.16%) Drupal
7 71 (2.98%) Apache Spark
8 67 (2.82%) Ethereum
9 51 (2.14%) JBoss
10 43 (1.81%) Apache Solr
11 40 (1.68%) IIS
12 35 (1.47%) Confluence
13 34 (1.43%) WebSphere
14 33 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 29 (1.22%) Apache Pig
16 27 (1.13%) SharePoint
17 22 (0.92%) Umbraco
18 19 (0.80%) WebLogic
19 18 (0.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (1.05%) Photoshop
2 22 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.17%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.084%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.042%) Maya
8 1 (0.042%) Mingle
8 1 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.042%) SPSS
8 1 (0.042%) Weka
Business Applications
1 78 (3.28%) Magento
2 27 (1.13%) Distributed Ledger
3 19 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
4 11 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
4 11 (0.46%) Shopify
5 6 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.17%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.13%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.084%) OpenCart
9 2 (0.084%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.084%) ScheduALL
9 2 (0.084%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.042%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.042%) osCommerce
10 1 (0.042%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 662 (27.83%) Amazon AWS
2 254 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 162 (6.81%) SaaS
4 149 (6.26%) Amazon EC2
5 142 (5.97%) GitHub
6 111 (4.67%) Amazon S3
6 111 (4.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 92 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
8 68 (2.86%) Serverless
9 50 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 43 (1.81%) Office 365
11 41 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
12 39 (1.64%) CloudFront
13 36 (1.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 31 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 29 (1.22%) IaaS
15 29 (1.22%) Route 53
16 27 (1.13%) npm
17 23 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
18 21 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 83 (3.49%) Firewall
2 74 (3.11%) TCP/IP
3 65 (2.73%) HTTP
4 61 (2.56%) DNS
5 57 (2.40%) Internet
6 47 (1.98%) SSL
7 35 (1.47%) SAN
8 28 (1.18%) LAN
8 28 (1.18%) WAN
9 25 (1.05%) VPN
10 24 (1.01%) NAS
11 14 (0.59%) DHCP
11 14 (0.59%) VLAN
12 12 (0.50%) Kerberos
12 12 (0.50%) SMS
13 10 (0.42%) FIX Connectivity
13 10 (0.42%) SMPP
13 10 (0.42%) VoIP
14 8 (0.34%) BIG-IP
14 8 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 445 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
3 377 (15.85%) MongoDB
4 369 (15.51%) NoSQL
5 269 (11.31%) Relational Database
6 235 (9.88%) Redis
7 162 (6.81%) Big Data
8 129 (5.42%) Hadoop
9 110 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 106 (4.46%) Blockchain
11 88 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
12 84 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 81 (3.40%) MariaDB
14 66 (2.77%) RDBMS
15 63 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
16 61 (2.56%) Oracle Database
17 53 (2.23%) Apache Hive
18 47 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 45 (1.89%) HBase
20 44 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 653 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 368 (15.47%) Jenkins
3 134 (5.63%) Subversion
4 133 (5.59%) JIRA
5 115 (4.83%) Maven
6 102 (4.29%) JUnit
7 94 (3.95%) Selenium
8 89 (3.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 63 (2.65%) Mocha
10 60 (2.52%) Eclipse
10 60 (2.52%) TeamCity
11 55 (2.31%) Bitbucket
11 55 (2.31%) Grunt
12 50 (2.10%) gulp
13 49 (2.06%) webpack
14 48 (2.02%) Gradle
15 43 (1.81%) Vagrant
16 39 (1.64%) git-flow
17 38 (1.60%) Cucumber
18 37 (1.56%) Mockito
General
1 635 (26.69%) Finance
2 251 (10.55%) Banking
3 113 (4.75%) Marketing
4 111 (4.67%) Retail
5 101 (4.25%) Telecoms
6 72 (3.03%) Games
7 61 (2.56%) Advertising
8 52 (2.19%) Publishing
9 33 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 33 (1.39%) Front Office
10 29 (1.22%) Law
11 18 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 15 (0.63%) Back Office
12 15 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 14 (0.59%) Legal
14 11 (0.46%) Electronics
15 10 (0.42%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.38%) Billing
17 8 (0.34%) Japanese Language
17 8 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,400 (58.85%) Developer
2 414 (17.40%) PHP Developer
3 332 (13.96%) Senior Developer
4 262 (11.01%) Java Developer
5 161 (6.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 136 (5.72%) Web Developer
7 122 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 118 (4.96%) Backend Developer
9 114 (4.79%) DBA
10 101 (4.25%) Senior PHP Developer
11 94 (3.95%) Python Developer
11 94 (3.95%) Software Developer
12 84 (3.53%) Architect
13 82 (3.45%) Lead Developer
13 82 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
14 81 (3.40%) AWS Engineer
15 78 (3.28%) Analyst
16 76 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
16 76 (3.19%) Linux Engineer
17 73 (3.07%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 784 (32.96%) HTML
2 715 (30.05%) CSS
3 380 (15.97%) Node.js
4 323 (13.58%) Web Services
5 317 (13.32%) HTML5
6 313 (13.16%) AngularJS
7 310 (13.03%) jQuery
7 310 (13.03%) LAMP
8 302 (12.69%) Spring
9 263 (11.06%) React
10 261 (10.97%) RESTful
11 247 (10.38%) Laravel
12 240 (10.09%) .NET
13 239 (10.05%) Symfony
14 237 (9.96%) CSS3
15 189 (7.94%) REST
16 182 (7.65%) XML
17 174 (7.31%) RabbitMQ
18 172 (7.23%) Hibernate
19 168 (7.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 268 (11.27%) Computer Science
2 210 (8.83%) Fintech
3 125 (5.25%) User Experience
4 120 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 117 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
6 93 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
7 84 (3.53%) Management Information System
8 79 (3.32%) Bitcoin
9 72 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
10 67 (2.82%) Mobile App
11 59 (2.48%) Algorithms
12 55 (2.31%) Linux Command Line
13 53 (2.23%) Hedge funds
14 46 (1.93%) Clustering
15 40 (1.68%) Replication
16 39 (1.64%) Tandem
17 38 (1.60%) Data Structures
18 35 (1.47%) Robotics
19 34 (1.43%) Data Centre
20 31 (1.30%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 806 (33.88%) Linux
2 232 (9.75%) Windows
3 150 (6.31%) Unix
4 83 (3.49%) Windows Server
5 77 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 76 (3.19%) CentOS
7 43 (1.81%) VMS
8 42 (1.77%) Android
9 40 (1.68%) Ubuntu
10 38 (1.60%) Apple iOS
11 23 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (0.80%) Mac OS X
13 16 (0.67%) Solaris
14 15 (0.63%) Debian
15 12 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (0.42%) CoreOS
17 9 (0.38%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.25%) AIX
18 6 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
19 4 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 864 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (19.08%) DevOps
3 341 (14.33%) TDD
4 316 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
5 294 (12.36%) Web Development
6 292 (12.27%) Microservices
7 289 (12.15%) Continuous Integration
8 282 (11.85%) Software Engineering
9 264 (11.10%) MVC
9 264 (11.10%) Scrum
10 263 (11.06%) OO
11 248 (10.42%) Test Automation
12 231 (9.71%) E-Commerce
13 215 (9.04%) Front End Development
14 180 (7.57%) Open Source
15 172 (7.23%) BDD
16 158 (6.64%) OOP
17 136 (5.72%) Analytics
18 132 (5.55%) Project Management
19 131 (5.51%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 941 (39.55%) JavaScript
2 874 (36.74%) SQL
3 867 (36.44%) PHP
4 833 (35.01%) Java
5 685 (28.79%) Python
6 277 (11.64%) C#
7 220 (9.25%) Ruby
8 214 (9.00%) Bash Shell
9 172 (7.23%) PowerShell
10 148 (6.22%) Java 8
11 119 (5.00%) C++
12 118 (4.96%) Perl
13 117 (4.92%) Scala
14 113 (4.75%) ES6
15 110 (4.62%) Go
16 64 (2.69%) Solidity
17 57 (2.40%) Shell Script
18 53 (2.23%) T-SQL
19 49 (2.06%) PHP 7
20 44 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 307 (12.90%) Degree
2 140 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (1.35%) AWS Certification
5 23 (0.97%) Security Cleared
6 22 (0.92%) MCSE
7 19 (0.80%) PhD
8 17 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
9 16 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (0.67%) Master's Degree
10 15 (0.63%) CCNA
10 15 (0.63%) CISSP
10 15 (0.63%) MCSA
11 12 (0.50%) DV Cleared
12 11 (0.46%) CompTIA Security+
12 11 (0.46%) GIAC
12 11 (0.46%) Linux+ Certification
12 11 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
12 11 (0.46%) SANS
12 11 (0.46%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (2.86%) QA
2 22 (0.92%) GDPR
3 16 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 14 (0.59%) SLA
5 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.084%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.084%) PMO
7 1 (0.042%) PSD2
System Software
1 442 (18.58%) Docker
2 87 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
3 78 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (2.10%) Active Directory
5 22 (0.92%) HDFS
5 22 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 21 (0.88%) Varnish
7 15 (0.63%) KVM
8 14 (0.59%) vSphere
9 12 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 10 (0.42%) Apache Flume
11 10 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.38%) Xen
13 8 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (0.29%) iptables
14 7 (0.29%) QEMU
15 6 (0.25%) VirtualBox
16 5 (0.21%) XenServer
17 4 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 259 (10.89%) Puppet
2 234 (9.84%) Ansible
3 197 (8.28%) Opscode Chef
4 187 (7.86%) Kubernetes
5 91 (3.83%) Terraform
6 66 (2.77%) Docker Swarm
7 53 (2.23%) Nagios
8 46 (1.93%) Salt
9 35 (1.47%) Prometheus
10 30 (1.26%) ZABBIX
11 27 (1.13%) HAProxy
12 21 (0.88%) Rancher
13 19 (0.80%) logstash
14 18 (0.76%) Kibana
15 16 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
15 16 (0.67%) Oozie
15 16 (0.67%) SCOM
16 13 (0.55%) Grafana
17 10 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
17 10 (0.42%) Packer
Vendors
1 450 (18.92%) Oracle
2 196 (8.24%) Microsoft
3 143 (6.01%) Google
4 113 (4.75%) Red Hat
5 104 (4.37%) VMware
6 84 (3.53%) Tableau
7 70 (2.94%) Zend
8 48 (2.02%) ServiceNow
9 45 (1.89%) New Relic
10 43 (1.81%) Splunk
11 41 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
12 37 (1.56%) Cisco
12 37 (1.56%) Sybase
13 35 (1.47%) Atlassian
14 27 (1.13%) SAP
15 23 (0.97%) SaltStack
16 22 (0.92%) IBM
16 22 (0.92%) Talend
17 19 (0.80%) Adobe
17 19 (0.80%) Remedy