Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > London
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 71 65
Rank change year-on-year -21 -6 -3
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 2,118 2,860 3,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.49% 4.09% 4.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.02% 13.27% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,781 2,407 2,571
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £34,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -3.41%

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 17,619 21,554 20,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.04% 30.82% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14,653 17,691 18,046
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 +9 544 £62,500 +4.17% 27
West London -2 118 £40,000 -20.00% 22
South London -22 59 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East London -18 15 £50,000 - 6
North London +9 4 £41,250 -8.33% 4
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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.

1 862 (40.70%) JavaScript
2 791 (37.35%) PHP
3 726 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
4 688 (32.48%) Python
5 684 (32.29%) Linux
6 632 (29.84%) Java
7 630 (29.75%) Amazon AWS
8 620 (29.27%) SQL
9 554 (26.16%) HTML
10 514 (24.27%) CSS
11 494 (23.32%) PostgreSQL
12 458 (21.62%) SQL Server
12 458 (21.62%) Git (software)
13 448 (21.15%) DevOps
14 445 (21.01%) Finance
15 444 (20.96%) Oracle
16 366 (17.28%) Docker
17 345 (16.29%) Web Services
18 316 (14.92%) LAMP
19 309 (14.59%) Node.js
20 293 (13.83%) TDD
21 290 (13.69%) NoSQL
22 274 (12.94%) MongoDB
22 274 (12.94%) RESTful
23 273 (12.89%) Software Engineering
24 271 (12.80%) Microservices
25 269 (12.70%) Apache
26 267 (12.61%) AngularJS
27 249 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
28 242 (11.43%) Windows

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
1 269 (12.70%) Apache
2 182 (8.59%) Elasticsearch
3 130 (6.14%) nginx
4 114 (5.38%) CMS
5 112 (5.29%) Tomcat
6 97 (4.58%) Apache Spark
7 95 (4.49%) Drupal
8 90 (4.25%) WordPress
9 49 (2.31%) JBoss
10 45 (2.12%) Apache Solr
11 43 (2.03%) WebLogic
12 41 (1.94%) Confluence
13 40 (1.89%) WebSphere
14 27 (1.27%) SharePoint
15 26 (1.23%) IIS
16 20 (0.94%) Apache Pig
17 13 (0.61%) MS Exchange
18 11 (0.52%) Mule
18 11 (0.52%) SAS
19 9 (0.42%) Tornado
Applications
1 11 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.42%) Chatbot
2 9 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.19%) Notepad++
6 3 (0.14%) SPSS
7 2 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.047%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 65 (3.07%) Magento
2 17 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.24%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.094%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.047%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.047%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.047%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.047%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 630 (29.75%) Amazon AWS
2 178 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 162 (7.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 109 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
5 84 (3.97%) GitHub
6 80 (3.78%) Amazon S3
6 80 (3.78%) SaaS
7 79 (3.73%) AWS Lambda
8 75 (3.54%) Serverless
9 56 (2.64%) Amazon SQS
10 53 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
11 47 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 36 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
12 36 (1.70%) Route 53
13 27 (1.27%) PaaS
14 23 (1.09%) IaaS
15 22 (1.04%) Slack
16 21 (0.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 21 (0.99%) npm
16 21 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.78%) Firewall
2 75 (3.54%) TCP/IP
3 61 (2.88%) DNS
4 37 (1.75%) Internet
5 36 (1.70%) HTTP
6 20 (0.94%) VPN
7 18 (0.85%) Intranet
7 18 (0.85%) Network Security
7 18 (0.85%) SSL
8 16 (0.76%) HTTPS
8 16 (0.76%) LAN
8 16 (0.76%) VLAN
8 16 (0.76%) WAN
9 15 (0.71%) SAN
10 13 (0.61%) IPsec
11 12 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (0.47%) SSH
13 9 (0.42%) FTP
14 8 (0.38%) NetScaler
14 8 (0.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 494 (23.32%) PostgreSQL
2 458 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 290 (13.69%) NoSQL
4 274 (12.94%) MongoDB
5 226 (10.67%) Relational Database
6 212 (10.01%) Redis
7 156 (7.37%) Big Data
8 116 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
9 115 (5.43%) Hadoop
10 97 (4.58%) Amazon RDS
11 85 (4.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 82 (3.87%) RDBMS
13 65 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
14 62 (2.93%) MariaDB
15 61 (2.88%) Oracle Database
16 57 (2.69%) Amazon Redshift
17 56 (2.64%) Apache Hive
18 49 (2.31%) HBase
19 44 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 37 (1.75%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 458 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 239 (11.28%) Jenkins
3 134 (6.33%) JIRA
4 76 (3.59%) Maven
5 69 (3.26%) Subversion
6 63 (2.97%) Cucumber
7 61 (2.88%) Selenium
7 61 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 58 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 48 (2.27%) JUnit
10 46 (2.17%) Ant
11 45 (2.12%) Eclipse
12 37 (1.75%) Bitbucket
13 36 (1.70%) Gradle
14 35 (1.65%) gulp
15 32 (1.51%) Vagrant
15 32 (1.51%) webpack
16 30 (1.42%) Grunt
17 28 (1.32%) SonarQube
18 27 (1.27%) GitLab
General
1 445 (21.01%) Finance
2 140 (6.61%) Banking
3 133 (6.28%) Marketing
4 86 (4.06%) Retail
5 68 (3.21%) Games
6 62 (2.93%) Advertising
7 56 (2.64%) Law
8 54 (2.55%) Telecoms
9 38 (1.79%) Military
10 34 (1.61%) Front Office
11 32 (1.51%) Publishing
12 25 (1.18%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.90%) Billing
14 14 (0.66%) Legal
15 13 (0.61%) Electronics
15 13 (0.61%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.52%) Automotive
17 6 (0.28%) Back Office
17 6 (0.28%) Manufacturing
18 4 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,133 (53.49%) Developer
2 369 (17.42%) PHP Developer
3 219 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 213 (10.06%) Senior Developer
5 142 (6.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 129 (6.09%) Administrator
7 117 (5.52%) Full Stack Developer
8 96 (4.53%) Software Engineer
9 90 (4.25%) Architect
10 88 (4.15%) DBA
11 86 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
12 80 (3.78%) Python Developer
13 74 (3.49%) Lead Developer
14 71 (3.35%) Data Engineer
15 68 (3.21%) Senior PHP Developer
15 68 (3.21%) Web Developer
16 67 (3.16%) Backend Developer
16 67 (3.16%) Linux Administrator
16 67 (3.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 66 (3.12%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 554 (26.16%) HTML
2 514 (24.27%) CSS
3 345 (16.29%) Web Services
4 316 (14.92%) LAMP
5 309 (14.59%) Node.js
6 274 (12.94%) RESTful
7 267 (12.61%) AngularJS
8 209 (9.87%) Spring
9 207 (9.77%) .NET
10 206 (9.73%) React
11 204 (9.63%) Laravel
12 195 (9.21%) jQuery
13 185 (8.73%) REST
14 158 (7.46%) RabbitMQ
15 153 (7.22%) Symfony
16 142 (6.70%) HTML5
16 142 (6.70%) Kafka
17 128 (6.04%) XML
18 120 (5.67%) CSS3
19 117 (5.52%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 135 (6.37%) Fintech
2 116 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
3 88 (4.15%) User Experience
4 81 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 70 (3.31%) Data Structures
6 60 (2.83%) Algorithms
6 60 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
7 49 (2.31%) Linux Command Line
8 47 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 44 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 42 (1.98%) Digital Media
11 37 (1.75%) Clustering
11 37 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
12 35 (1.65%) Mobile App
13 31 (1.46%) Cloud Native
14 30 (1.42%) Public Cloud
15 28 (1.32%) Replication
16 27 (1.27%) Virtual Team
17 26 (1.23%) PKI
18 19 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 684 (32.29%) Linux
2 242 (11.43%) Windows
3 174 (8.22%) Unix
4 126 (5.95%) CentOS
5 105 (4.96%) Ubuntu
6 90 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (1.94%) Windows Server
8 36 (1.70%) Android
9 32 (1.51%) Apple iOS
10 29 (1.37%) Debian
11 20 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (0.80%) Mac OS
13 11 (0.52%) FreeBSD
13 11 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.47%) Windows 10
15 9 (0.42%) VyOS
16 8 (0.38%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.33%) CoreOS
18 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
19 4 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 726 (34.28%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (21.15%) DevOps
3 293 (13.83%) TDD
4 273 (12.89%) Software Engineering
5 271 (12.80%) Microservices
6 249 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 231 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 220 (10.39%) Scrum
9 191 (9.02%) OO
10 188 (8.88%) Test Automation
11 180 (8.50%) Computer Science
11 180 (8.50%) MVC
11 180 (8.50%) Open Source
12 178 (8.40%) Web Development
13 173 (8.17%) E-Commerce
14 141 (6.66%) BDD
15 135 (6.37%) OOP
16 129 (6.09%) Analytics
17 118 (5.57%) Project Management
18 117 (5.52%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 862 (40.70%) JavaScript
2 791 (37.35%) PHP
3 688 (32.48%) Python
4 632 (29.84%) Java
5 620 (29.27%) SQL
6 220 (10.39%) Ruby
7 215 (10.15%) C#
8 198 (9.35%) Bash Shell
9 133 (6.28%) Shell Script
10 122 (5.76%) Perl
11 116 (5.48%) PowerShell
12 115 (5.43%) Java 8
13 102 (4.82%) Go
14 101 (4.77%) Scala
15 71 (3.35%) PHP 7
16 70 (3.31%) C++
17 68 (3.21%) PHP 5
18 63 (2.97%) TypeScript
19 52 (2.46%) PL/SQL
20 47 (2.22%) ES6
Qualifications
1 198 (9.35%) Degree
2 99 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
5 20 (0.94%) OCP
6 16 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.71%) PhD
7 15 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.57%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.42%) MCP
10 7 (0.33%) MCSE
11 6 (0.28%) RHCE
11 6 (0.28%) VCP5
11 6 (0.28%) VCP6
11 6 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
13 4 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.19%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (4.67%) QA
2 27 (1.27%) GDPR
3 12 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.19%) PMO
5 4 (0.19%) SLA
6 1 (0.047%) COBIT
System Software
1 366 (17.28%) Docker
2 69 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 31 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
5 29 (1.37%) Varnish
6 28 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
7 20 (0.94%) KVM
8 18 (0.85%) Apache Flume
8 18 (0.85%) HDFS
9 9 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (0.38%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.33%) iptables
11 7 (0.33%) vCloud
11 7 (0.33%) vSphere
11 7 (0.33%) XenServer
12 6 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.24%) NFS
13 5 (0.24%) Postfix
14 4 (0.19%) VirtualBox
15 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 217 (10.25%) Ansible
2 192 (9.07%) Puppet
3 187 (8.83%) Kubernetes
4 135 (6.37%) Opscode Chef
5 73 (3.45%) Terraform
6 33 (1.56%) Salt
7 29 (1.37%) HAProxy
8 24 (1.13%) Grafana
9 23 (1.09%) Prometheus
10 22 (1.04%) Data Guard
10 22 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
11 21 (0.99%) Nagios
12 14 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
13 11 (0.52%) Mesos
13 11 (0.52%) Packer
14 10 (0.47%) logstash
15 9 (0.42%) Rundeck
16 8 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
16 8 (0.38%) SCCM
17 7 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 444 (20.96%) Oracle
2 143 (6.75%) Google
3 122 (5.76%) Microsoft
4 96 (4.53%) VMware
5 94 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 46 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
7 44 (2.08%) Zend
8 43 (2.03%) Tableau
9 37 (1.75%) Cloudera
9 37 (1.75%) Talend
10 31 (1.46%) Atlassian
10 31 (1.46%) Cisco
11 28 (1.32%) Splunk
12 22 (1.04%) IBM
13 18 (0.85%) Facebook
13 18 (0.85%) Teradata
14 17 (0.80%) F5
14 17 (0.80%) HP
15 16 (0.76%) Brocade
16 13 (0.61%) NETGEAR