Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 71 64
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -13
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 2,912 2,922 3,924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.16% 4.19% 4.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.68% 14.03% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,468 2,543 3,419
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 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 21,286 20,828 26,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.38% 29.83% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17,594 18,169 23,097
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +21 695 £60,000 +9.09% 124
West London -1 183 £50,000 -9.09% 59
South London +30 119 £50,000 +11.11% 11
East London -8 48 £50,250 +3.08% 38
North London +12 29 £45,000 +12.50% 6
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 1,240 (42.58%) Linux
2 1,226 (42.10%) PHP
3 1,121 (38.50%) JavaScript
4 1,100 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
5 997 (34.24%) SQL
6 861 (29.57%) HTML
7 837 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
8 835 (28.67%) Java
9 828 (28.43%) CSS
10 803 (27.58%) Git (software)
11 743 (25.52%) Python
12 597 (20.50%) Finance
13 542 (18.61%) SQL Server
14 532 (18.27%) TDD
15 529 (18.17%) NoSQL
16 526 (18.06%) DevOps
17 490 (16.83%) PostgreSQL
18 489 (16.79%) Docker
19 486 (16.69%) LAMP
20 457 (15.69%) Apache
21 449 (15.42%) jQuery
22 447 (15.35%) Oracle
23 400 (13.74%) MongoDB
24 388 (13.32%) Web Development
25 387 (13.29%) Degree
26 385 (13.22%) Scrum
27 379 (13.02%) Software Engineering
28 376 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
29 374 (12.84%) AngularJS
30 367 (12.60%) Node.js

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
1 457 (15.69%) Apache
2 235 (8.07%) nginx
3 232 (7.97%) Elasticsearch
4 186 (6.39%) Tomcat
5 179 (6.15%) CMS
6 168 (5.77%) WordPress
7 160 (5.49%) Drupal
8 113 (3.88%) Apache Spark
9 83 (2.85%) Confluence
10 67 (2.30%) IIS
11 53 (1.82%) Apache Solr
12 52 (1.79%) OpenStack
13 41 (1.41%) Ethereum
14 37 (1.27%) Jetty
14 37 (1.27%) WebSphere
15 36 (1.24%) SharePoint
16 35 (1.20%) MS Exchange
17 27 (0.93%) SAS
18 25 (0.86%) JBoss
19 24 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 64 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 44 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 43 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 23 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
6 20 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (0.17%) HipChat
9 3 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.069%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 1 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.034%) Weka
Business Applications
1 63 (2.16%) Magento
2 55 (1.89%) Distributed Ledger
3 30 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
4 22 (0.76%) SAP Hybris
5 6 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.14%) Eloqua
7 4 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.14%) Workday HCM
8 3 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.10%) Shopify
9 2 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.069%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.069%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.034%) Unica
10 1 (0.034%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 837 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
2 316 (10.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 206 (7.07%) GitHub
4 187 (6.42%) SaaS
5 117 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
6 111 (3.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 103 (3.54%) Amazon S3
8 78 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
9 56 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 45 (1.55%) Slack
11 35 (1.20%) PaaS
12 29 (1.00%) Office 365
13 27 (0.93%) Serverless
13 27 (0.93%) Trello
14 26 (0.89%) IaaS
15 25 (0.86%) CloudFront
16 24 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
16 24 (0.82%) Datadog
17 23 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
18 22 (0.76%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 141 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 137 (4.70%) Firewall
3 130 (4.46%) HTTP
4 127 (4.36%) DNS
5 92 (3.16%) Internet
6 52 (1.79%) VPN
7 51 (1.75%) SSL
8 38 (1.30%) SSH
9 37 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (1.24%) Intranet
11 33 (1.13%) SMTP
12 31 (1.06%) VLAN
13 29 (1.00%) SAN
14 26 (0.89%) Network Security
15 22 (0.76%) FTP
16 21 (0.72%) SMPP
16 21 (0.72%) SNMP
17 18 (0.62%) Ethernet
18 17 (0.58%) BGP
18 17 (0.58%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 542 (18.61%) SQL Server
2 529 (18.17%) NoSQL
3 490 (16.83%) PostgreSQL
4 400 (13.74%) MongoDB
5 290 (9.96%) Redis
6 268 (9.20%) Relational Database
7 194 (6.66%) Big Data
8 185 (6.35%) Hadoop
9 146 (5.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 107 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
11 104 (3.57%) Blockchain
12 91 (3.13%) RDBMS
13 72 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
13 72 (2.47%) MariaDB
14 66 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
15 62 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 62 (2.13%) Oracle Database
16 59 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 41 (1.41%) HBase
18 38 (1.30%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 803 (27.58%) Git (software)
2 365 (12.53%) Jenkins
3 240 (8.24%) JIRA
4 146 (5.01%) Subversion
5 145 (4.98%) PHPUnit
6 143 (4.91%) Maven
7 81 (2.78%) webpack
8 73 (2.51%) Grunt
9 70 (2.40%) Selenium
10 67 (2.30%) Vagrant
11 64 (2.20%) gulp
12 59 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 58 (1.99%) JUnit
14 56 (1.92%) Bitbucket
14 56 (1.92%) Cucumber
15 55 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
16 46 (1.58%) Mocha
17 45 (1.55%) TeamCity
18 40 (1.37%) Gradle
19 35 (1.20%) Eclipse
General
1 597 (20.50%) Finance
2 153 (5.25%) Banking
3 149 (5.12%) Telecoms
4 129 (4.43%) Marketing
5 116 (3.98%) Retail
6 115 (3.95%) Games
7 84 (2.88%) Advertising
8 45 (1.55%) Publishing
9 37 (1.27%) Legal
10 31 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 31 (1.06%) Front Office
11 25 (0.86%) Billing
12 20 (0.69%) Law
13 18 (0.62%) Back Office
14 11 (0.38%) Automotive
14 11 (0.38%) Online Betting
15 9 (0.31%) Investment Banking
16 7 (0.24%) Digital Economy
17 5 (0.17%) Electronics
17 5 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1,699 (58.34%) Developer
2 569 (19.54%) PHP Developer
3 383 (13.15%) Senior Developer
4 289 (9.92%) Java Developer
5 230 (7.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 151 (5.19%) Web Developer
7 134 (4.60%) Administrator
8 127 (4.36%) Lead Developer
9 121 (4.16%) Senior PHP Developer
10 116 (3.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 114 (3.91%) Full Stack Developer
12 111 (3.81%) JavaScript Developer
13 107 (3.67%) Software Developer
14 105 (3.61%) Software Engineer
15 98 (3.37%) MySQL Developer
16 95 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
17 94 (3.23%) DBA
18 92 (3.16%) Architect
19 85 (2.92%) Linux Engineer
20 82 (2.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 861 (29.57%) HTML
2 828 (28.43%) CSS
3 486 (16.69%) LAMP
4 449 (15.42%) jQuery
5 374 (12.84%) AngularJS
6 367 (12.60%) Node.js
7 361 (12.40%) Web Services
8 341 (11.71%) Symfony
9 322 (11.06%) HTML5
10 316 (10.85%) REST
11 297 (10.20%) RESTful
12 276 (9.48%) Spring
13 253 (8.69%) Laravel
14 248 (8.52%) React
15 234 (8.04%) XML
16 219 (7.52%) .NET
17 218 (7.49%) CSS3
18 167 (5.73%) Sass
19 161 (5.53%) JSON
20 159 (5.46%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 313 (10.75%) Computer Science
2 293 (10.06%) Fintech
3 169 (5.80%) Mobile App
4 160 (5.49%) User Experience
5 145 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
6 135 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
7 130 (4.46%) Linux Command Line
8 82 (2.82%) Data Centre
8 82 (2.82%) Replication
9 60 (2.06%) Data Structures
10 56 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
11 55 (1.89%) Public Cloud
12 50 (1.72%) Algorithms
13 36 (1.24%) Bitcoin
14 30 (1.03%) Private Cloud
15 28 (0.96%) Hedge funds
16 26 (0.89%) Clustering
17 24 (0.82%) Digital Media
17 24 (0.82%) iPad
18 23 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1,240 (42.58%) Linux
2 293 (10.06%) Windows
3 292 (10.03%) Unix
4 155 (5.32%) CentOS
5 102 (3.50%) Ubuntu
6 91 (3.13%) Android
7 81 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 73 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 71 (2.44%) Debian
10 54 (1.85%) Windows Server
11 22 (0.76%) VMS
12 20 (0.69%) Solaris
13 19 (0.65%) Mac OS
14 18 (0.62%) Amazon Linux
15 15 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (0.41%) FreeBSD
17 12 (0.41%) HPUX
17 12 (0.41%) Windows 7
18 11 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,100 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
2 532 (18.27%) TDD
3 526 (18.06%) DevOps
4 388 (13.32%) Web Development
5 385 (13.22%) Scrum
6 379 (13.02%) Software Engineering
7 376 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
8 319 (10.95%) MVC
9 318 (10.92%) OO
10 306 (10.51%) Microservices
11 297 (10.20%) Open Source
12 295 (10.13%) Test Automation
13 279 (9.58%) OOP
14 275 (9.44%) Analytics
15 259 (8.89%) Front End Development
16 247 (8.48%) E-Commerce
17 221 (7.59%) BDD
18 218 (7.49%) Unit Testing
19 202 (6.94%) Mentoring
20 186 (6.39%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1,226 (42.10%) PHP
2 1,121 (38.50%) JavaScript
3 997 (34.24%) SQL
4 835 (28.67%) Java
5 743 (25.52%) Python
6 321 (11.02%) Bash Shell
7 314 (10.78%) Ruby
8 237 (8.14%) C#
9 192 (6.59%) Perl
10 149 (5.12%) Scala
11 130 (4.46%) ES6
12 121 (4.16%) C++
12 121 (4.16%) Go
13 103 (3.54%) PHP 7
14 94 (3.23%) Shell Script
15 84 (2.88%) PowerShell
16 73 (2.51%) PHP 5
17 63 (2.16%) T-SQL
18 45 (1.55%) VBA
19 41 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 387 (13.29%) Degree
2 147 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (0.93%) AWS Certification
3 27 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 22 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 17 (0.58%) MCSE
7 13 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.41%) CISSP
8 12 (0.41%) MCSA
9 11 (0.38%) CCNA
9 11 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (0.38%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.31%) MCITP
11 8 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.24%) Postgraduate
13 6 (0.21%) PhD
14 5 (0.17%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.17%) SANS
15 4 (0.14%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (4.05%) QA
2 38 (1.30%) GCP
3 30 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.27%) GDPR
4 8 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.21%) SLA
7 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.034%) DICOM
8 1 (0.034%) EMIR
8 1 (0.034%) HL7
8 1 (0.034%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.034%) MiFID
8 1 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.034%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 489 (16.79%) Docker
2 90 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (2.61%) Active Directory
4 40 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
5 30 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (1.00%) iptables
6 29 (1.00%) KVM
7 26 (0.89%) Hyper-V
8 23 (0.79%) Varnish
9 20 (0.69%) HDFS
10 19 (0.65%) vSphere
11 15 (0.52%) NFS
11 15 (0.52%) Postfix
12 14 (0.48%) XenDesktop
13 13 (0.45%) Kamailio
13 13 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
14 12 (0.41%) BIND 9
14 12 (0.41%) VMware NSX
15 11 (0.38%) Apache Flume
16 10 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 317 (10.89%) Puppet
2 296 (10.16%) Ansible
3 222 (7.62%) Opscode Chef
4 202 (6.94%) Kubernetes
5 102 (3.50%) Nagios
6 87 (2.99%) Terraform
7 64 (2.20%) HAProxy
8 50 (1.72%) Salt
9 40 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
10 31 (1.06%) ZABBIX
11 26 (0.89%) Cacti
12 24 (0.82%) Kibana
12 24 (0.82%) logstash
13 22 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
13 22 (0.76%) Grafana
14 16 (0.55%) Icinga
15 14 (0.48%) Munin
15 14 (0.48%) SELinux
16 13 (0.45%) Consul
16 13 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 447 (15.35%) Oracle
2 214 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 150 (5.15%) VMware
4 143 (4.91%) Google
5 126 (4.33%) Zend
6 121 (4.16%) Red Hat
7 71 (2.44%) Splunk
8 64 (2.20%) Adobe
8 64 (2.20%) Cisco
9 57 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
10 45 (1.55%) hybris
11 44 (1.51%) Atlassian
11 44 (1.51%) New Relic
12 35 (1.20%) SAP
13 32 (1.10%) SaltStack
14 28 (0.96%) Sybase
14 28 (0.96%) Twitter
15 26 (0.89%) Tableau
16 21 (0.72%) Cloudera
16 21 (0.72%) IBM