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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > London
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 82 100 109
Rank change year-on-year +18 +9 -12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 2,979 1,157 1,200
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.31% 3.44% 3.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.55% 12.01% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 805 838 1,004
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £42,129
25th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £50,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £70,000 £67,656
Median % change year-on-year -3.57% +3.46% +12.76%
75th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £102,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 21,980 9,632 10,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.78% 28.65% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,897 7,047 8,948
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £102,200 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in London

MySQL
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MySQL in London.

Salary trend for MySQL in London

MySQL
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in London over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -8 174 £65,000 -7.14% 59
West London +2 107 £55,000 -2.22% 16
South London +1 66 £50,000 -25.93% 5
East London -29 46 £67,500 +12.50% 18
North London -19 19 £47,500 -32.14%
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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 1,445 (48.51%) Agile
2 1,417 (47.57%) AWS
3 1,346 (45.18%) Docker
4 1,310 (43.97%) JavaScript
5 1,102 (36.99%) Java
6 1,019 (34.21%) Python
7 1,010 (33.90%) PostgreSQL
8 1,005 (33.74%) React
9 998 (33.50%) CI/CD
10 955 (32.06%) SQL
11 940 (31.55%) Kubernetes
12 911 (30.58%) PHP
13 839 (28.16%) Software Engineering
13 839 (28.16%) Microservices
14 821 (27.56%) Git (software)
15 818 (27.46%) DevOps
16 811 (27.22%) Social Skills
17 775 (26.02%) TDD
18 771 (25.88%) CSS
19 768 (25.78%) Finance
20 721 (24.20%) Full Stack Development
21 716 (24.03%) HTML
22 693 (23.26%) Test Automation
23 663 (22.26%) Relational Database
24 645 (21.65%) Node.js
25 629 (21.11%) MongoDB
26 617 (20.71%) SQL Server
27 597 (20.04%) TypeScript
28 594 (19.94%) Google
29 585 (19.64%) Serverless

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
1 262 (8.79%) Elasticsearch
2 208 (6.98%) Apache Spark
3 185 (6.21%) Apache
4 137 (4.60%) CMS
5 93 (3.12%) Confluence
5 93 (3.12%) WordPress
6 90 (3.02%) nginx
7 44 (1.48%) Apache Airflow
8 38 (1.28%) Apache Solr
9 32 (1.07%) OpenStack
10 27 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
11 24 (0.81%) SAS
12 22 (0.74%) Jupyter
12 22 (0.74%) Luigi
13 18 (0.60%) Tomcat
14 17 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
14 17 (0.57%) Drupal
14 17 (0.57%) Headless CMS
15 16 (0.54%) IIS
16 13 (0.44%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 22 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.47%) Adobe XD
3 8 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.20%) InVision
4 6 (0.20%) SPSS
5 5 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.17%) Sketch
6 4 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.067%) FileZilla
9 1 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.034%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (0.54%) Magento
3 12 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.37%) Ripple
4 11 (0.37%) Ripple XRP
5 7 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
6 5 (0.17%) MetaTrader
7 3 (0.10%) Relativity
8 2 (0.067%) Elite 3E
8 2 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.034%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.034%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.034%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.034%) Ringtail
9 1 (0.034%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 1,417 (47.57%) AWS
2 585 (19.64%) Serverless
3 508 (17.05%) Azure
4 493 (16.55%) GCP
5 456 (15.31%) AWS Lambda
6 306 (10.27%) SaaS
7 237 (7.96%) GitHub
8 192 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
9 188 (6.31%) Amazon SQS
10 173 (5.81%) Amazon S3
11 157 (5.27%) Amazon ECS
12 154 (5.17%) AWS Fargate
13 147 (4.93%) OpenShift
14 145 (4.87%) AWS CloudFormation
15 126 (4.23%) Cloud Functions
16 94 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
17 83 (2.79%) npm
18 65 (2.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 56 (1.88%) CloudFront
20 51 (1.71%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 183 (6.14%) Internet
2 89 (2.99%) HTTP
3 71 (2.38%) Firewall
4 56 (1.88%) DNS
5 33 (1.11%) MQTT
6 24 (0.81%) SSH
7 22 (0.74%) VPN
8 21 (0.70%) Intranet
8 21 (0.70%) TCP/IP
9 16 (0.54%) SSL
10 15 (0.50%) FTP
11 14 (0.47%) 5G
11 14 (0.47%) DHCP
12 11 (0.37%) SAN
12 11 (0.37%) WAN
13 10 (0.34%) Broadband
13 10 (0.34%) SMS
13 10 (0.34%) VLAN
14 9 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
15 7 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,010 (33.90%) PostgreSQL
2 663 (22.26%) Relational Database
3 629 (21.11%) MongoDB
4 617 (20.71%) SQL Server
5 555 (18.63%) NoSQL
6 446 (14.97%) Redis
7 340 (11.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 266 (8.93%) Amazon Aurora
9 226 (7.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 214 (7.18%) Amazon RDS
11 153 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
12 150 (5.04%) Big Data
13 133 (4.46%) RDBMS
14 130 (4.36%) Flink
15 125 (4.20%) Hadoop
16 118 (3.96%) BigQuery
17 97 (3.26%) Amazon Redshift
18 68 (2.28%) Data Lake
19 47 (1.58%) Couchbase
20 46 (1.54%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 821 (27.56%) Git (software)
2 440 (14.77%) Jenkins
3 427 (14.33%) JIRA
4 215 (7.22%) GitLab
5 208 (6.98%) Maven
6 191 (6.41%) Bitbucket
7 162 (5.44%) Subversion
8 160 (5.37%) Gradle
9 150 (5.04%) Selenium
10 131 (4.40%) CircleCI
11 127 (4.26%) webpack
12 126 (4.23%) Ant
13 113 (3.79%) JUnit
14 104 (3.49%) Cypress.io
15 73 (2.45%) NUnit
16 70 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 58 (1.95%) Babel
18 54 (1.81%) PHPUnit
19 52 (1.75%) JMeter
20 49 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 811 (27.22%) Social Skills
2 768 (25.78%) Finance
3 340 (11.41%) Retail
4 276 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
5 274 (9.20%) Marketing
6 209 (7.02%) Games
7 177 (5.94%) Manufacturing
8 133 (4.46%) Advertising
9 120 (4.03%) Banking
10 105 (3.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 89 (2.99%) Financial Institution
12 76 (2.55%) Wearables
13 71 (2.38%) Organisational Skills
14 70 (2.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 68 (2.28%) Public Sector
16 67 (2.25%) Music Industry
17 65 (2.18%) Legal
18 49 (1.64%) Law
19 37 (1.24%) Publishing
20 34 (1.14%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 1,235 (41.46%) Developer
2 465 (15.61%) Software Engineer
3 347 (11.65%) Full Stack Developer
4 276 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 262 (8.79%) Java Engineer
6 227 (7.62%) Senior Software Engineer
7 211 (7.08%) Senior Java Engineer
8 193 (6.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 193 (6.48%) Java Developer
9 154 (5.17%) PHP Developer
10 109 (3.66%) Backend Developer
11 104 (3.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 88 (2.95%) Data Engineer
13 83 (2.79%) Software Developer
14 81 (2.72%) React Developer
15 80 (2.69%) DBA
15 80 (2.69%) Lead Developer
16 78 (2.62%) Analyst
17 64 (2.15%) Architect
18 63 (2.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,005 (33.74%) React
2 771 (25.88%) CSS
3 716 (24.03%) HTML
4 645 (21.65%) Node.js
5 522 (17.52%) REST
6 513 (17.22%) RESTful
7 477 (16.01%) Spring
8 426 (14.30%) Spring Boot
9 397 (13.33%) .NET
10 377 (12.66%) Laravel
11 356 (11.95%) AngularJS
11 356 (11.95%) Kafka
12 280 (9.40%) GraphQL
13 257 (8.63%) React Native
14 216 (7.25%) Redux
15 215 (7.22%) Sass
16 212 (7.12%) Symfony
17 207 (6.95%) Vue.js
18 206 (6.92%) jQuery
19 198 (6.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 299 (10.04%) User Experience
2 201 (6.75%) Algorithms
3 195 (6.55%) Mobile App
4 161 (5.40%) Data Structures
5 152 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
6 150 (5.04%) Linux Command Line
7 148 (4.97%) Self-Motivation
8 145 (4.87%) Life Science
9 104 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
10 71 (2.38%) Cloud Native
11 59 (1.98%) Management Information System
12 50 (1.68%) Legacy Code
13 43 (1.44%) Social Media
14 40 (1.34%) NHS
14 40 (1.34%) Public Cloud
15 39 (1.31%) PropTech
16 38 (1.28%) Clustering
17 37 (1.24%) Blockchain
18 34 (1.14%) Replication
19 32 (1.07%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 510 (17.12%) Linux
2 286 (9.60%) Unix
3 188 (6.31%) Windows
4 143 (4.80%) Android
5 141 (4.73%) Apple iOS
6 73 (2.45%) Ubuntu
7 56 (1.88%) CentOS
8 48 (1.61%) Windows Server
9 26 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (0.77%) Debian
11 12 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 12 (0.40%) VMS
12 8 (0.27%) SUSE
13 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
14 5 (0.17%) CoreOS
14 5 (0.17%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.17%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
15 4 (0.13%) VyOS
16 2 (0.067%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,445 (48.51%) Agile
2 998 (33.50%) CI/CD
3 839 (28.16%) Microservices
3 839 (28.16%) Software Engineering
4 818 (27.46%) DevOps
5 775 (26.02%) TDD
6 721 (24.20%) Full Stack Development
7 693 (23.26%) Test Automation
8 575 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
9 540 (18.13%) Mentoring
10 451 (15.14%) BDD
11 389 (13.06%) Analytics
12 386 (12.96%) Coaching
13 367 (12.32%) Scrum
14 358 (12.02%) Computer Science
15 322 (10.81%) Machine Learning
16 285 (9.57%) OOP
17 277 (9.30%) Fintech
17 277 (9.30%) OO
18 273 (9.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1,310 (43.97%) JavaScript
2 1,102 (36.99%) Java
3 1,019 (34.21%) Python
4 955 (32.06%) SQL
5 911 (30.58%) PHP
6 597 (20.04%) TypeScript
7 320 (10.74%) Go
8 304 (10.20%) C#
9 286 (9.60%) Ruby
10 256 (8.59%) PowerShell
11 200 (6.71%) Bash
12 192 (6.45%) Perl
13 178 (5.98%) Shell Script
14 101 (3.39%) C++
15 95 (3.19%) ES6
16 85 (2.85%) Kotlin
17 78 (2.62%) Scala
18 53 (1.78%) R
19 38 (1.28%) Rust
20 29 (0.97%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 411 (13.80%) Degree
2 241 (8.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 35 (1.17%) Master's Degree
5 30 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
6 25 (0.84%) PhD
7 22 (0.74%) MCSE
7 22 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (0.60%) AWS Certification
9 12 (0.40%) HND
9 12 (0.40%) PMI Certification
10 11 (0.37%) HNC
10 11 (0.37%) MCSA
11 10 (0.34%) CCNA
11 10 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.27%) MySQL Certification
12 8 (0.27%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.23%) RHCE
14 4 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (5.10%) QA
2 70 (2.35%) Accessibility
3 41 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 32 (1.07%) GDPR
5 25 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (0.74%) IEC 62304
6 22 (0.74%) ISO 13485
7 21 (0.70%) FATCA
8 14 (0.47%) SLA
9 6 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
10 3 (0.10%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.067%) SOC 1
11 2 (0.067%) SOC 2
12 1 (0.034%) DICOM
12 1 (0.034%) HL7
System Software
1 1,346 (45.18%) Docker
2 39 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 18 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 13 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.37%) BitLocker
6 11 (0.37%) HDFS
7 10 (0.34%) ISA Server
8 7 (0.23%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.23%) KVM
8 7 (0.23%) LXC
9 6 (0.20%) vSphere
10 5 (0.17%) Firmware
10 5 (0.17%) Varnish
10 5 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.13%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.10%) NFS
13 2 (0.067%) Dovecot
13 2 (0.067%) Postfix
13 2 (0.067%) Squid
Systems Management
1 940 (31.55%) Kubernetes
2 343 (11.51%) Terraform
3 244 (8.19%) Ansible
4 162 (5.44%) Puppet
5 152 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
6 137 (4.60%) Grafana
7 72 (2.42%) Docker Swarm
8 68 (2.28%) Prometheus
9 61 (2.05%) Kibana
10 51 (1.71%) HAProxy
11 45 (1.51%) Opsgenie
12 32 (1.07%) ZABBIX
13 30 (1.01%) logstash
14 28 (0.94%) MIIS
14 28 (0.94%) Pingdom
15 24 (0.81%) Istio
16 18 (0.60%) Nagios
17 17 (0.57%) Graphite
18 11 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
19 10 (0.34%) Mesos
Vendors
1 594 (19.94%) Google
2 236 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 206 (6.92%) Oracle
4 91 (3.05%) New Relic
5 59 (1.98%) VMware
6 53 (1.78%) Zend
7 46 (1.54%) Spotify
8 41 (1.38%) Splunk
9 37 (1.24%) Twitter
10 36 (1.21%) Atlassian
11 33 (1.11%) Elastic Path
12 31 (1.04%) Optimizely
13 30 (1.01%) Red Hat
14 29 (0.97%) Facebook
15 28 (0.94%) Sun
16 26 (0.87%) Reuters
17 24 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
17 24 (0.81%) Teradata
18 23 (0.77%) Databricks
19 22 (0.74%) Autodesk