Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 77 73
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4 -8
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 2,288 2,972 3,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.45% 4.01% 4.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.54% 13.56% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,898 2,497 2,726
London median annual salary £59,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.36% +1.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,002 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.82% -2.22% +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 19,828 21,919 22,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.86% 29.59% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16,268 17,625 19,228
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 £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -25 496 £62,500 +8.70% 107
West London -6 123 £48,750 -2.50% 89
South London -26 72 £52,500 +10.53% 13
East London +6 37 £52,500 -4.55% 33
North London 0 13 £60,000 +33.33% 5
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 928 (40.56%) JavaScript
2 902 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
3 859 (37.54%) PHP
4 788 (34.44%) Java
5 784 (34.27%) SQL
6 736 (32.17%) Linux
7 727 (31.77%) HTML
8 684 (29.90%) Python
9 655 (28.63%) CSS
10 615 (26.88%) Amazon AWS
11 613 (26.79%) Git (software)
12 552 (24.13%) Finance
13 503 (21.98%) SQL Server
14 493 (21.55%) DevOps
15 476 (20.80%) PostgreSQL
16 427 (18.66%) Oracle
17 423 (18.49%) Docker
18 369 (16.13%) MongoDB
19 360 (15.73%) TDD
20 358 (15.65%) Node.js
21 354 (15.47%) Jenkins
22 332 (14.51%) AngularJS
23 323 (14.12%) NoSQL
24 315 (13.77%) LAMP
25 312 (13.64%) Web Services
26 296 (12.94%) Microservices
27 292 (12.76%) HTML5
28 291 (12.72%) Apache
29 290 (12.67%) jQuery
30 289 (12.63%) Spring

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
1 291 (12.72%) Apache
2 245 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
3 189 (8.26%) CMS
4 143 (6.25%) nginx
5 138 (6.03%) WordPress
6 129 (5.64%) Tomcat
7 119 (5.20%) Drupal
8 80 (3.50%) Apache Spark
9 54 (2.36%) Apache Solr
10 42 (1.84%) Confluence
11 40 (1.75%) Ethereum
11 40 (1.75%) IIS
12 37 (1.62%) JBoss
13 30 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 28 (1.22%) SharePoint
15 26 (1.14%) Apache Pig
16 19 (0.83%) WebSphere
17 16 (0.70%) MS Exchange
17 16 (0.70%) OpenStack
17 16 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.044%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.044%) Maya
6 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.044%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 74 (3.23%) Magento
2 15 (0.66%) Distributed Ledger
3 13 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.39%) Shopify
5 5 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
6 4 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.087%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.087%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.087%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.087%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.087%) ScheduALL
7 2 (0.087%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.044%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.044%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.044%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.044%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.044%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 615 (26.88%) Amazon AWS
2 230 (10.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 135 (5.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 123 (5.38%) SaaS
5 120 (5.24%) GitHub
6 112 (4.90%) Amazon EC2
7 85 (3.72%) Amazon S3
8 75 (3.28%) Serverless
9 73 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
10 48 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
11 41 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 38 (1.66%) Office 365
13 34 (1.49%) CloudFront
14 31 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 27 (1.18%) IaaS
16 26 (1.14%) npm
17 25 (1.09%) Route 53
18 22 (0.96%) PaaS
19 19 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 19 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.84%) Firewall
2 61 (2.67%) DNS
3 58 (2.53%) Internet
4 52 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 44 (1.92%) SSL
6 42 (1.84%) HTTP
7 34 (1.49%) LAN
7 34 (1.49%) WAN
8 26 (1.14%) VPN
9 19 (0.83%) SAN
10 16 (0.70%) Network Security
10 16 (0.70%) VLAN
11 13 (0.57%) DHCP
11 13 (0.57%) NAS
12 12 (0.52%) BIG-IP
12 12 (0.52%) VoIP
13 11 (0.48%) Kerberos
14 10 (0.44%) SSH
15 9 (0.39%) FTP
16 8 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 503 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 476 (20.80%) PostgreSQL
3 369 (16.13%) MongoDB
4 323 (14.12%) NoSQL
5 271 (11.84%) Relational Database
6 204 (8.92%) Redis
7 162 (7.08%) Big Data
8 128 (5.59%) Hadoop
9 106 (4.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 79 (3.45%) MariaDB
11 75 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
11 75 (3.28%) Blockchain
12 74 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
13 71 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 61 (2.67%) Apache Hive
15 57 (2.49%) RDBMS
16 52 (2.27%) Oracle Database
17 51 (2.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 45 (1.97%) HBase
19 37 (1.62%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 613 (26.79%) Git (software)
2 354 (15.47%) Jenkins
3 127 (5.55%) JIRA
4 110 (4.81%) Subversion
5 105 (4.59%) Maven
6 100 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 92 (4.02%) JUnit
8 73 (3.19%) Selenium
9 59 (2.58%) Grunt
10 58 (2.53%) gulp
11 55 (2.40%) TeamCity
12 54 (2.36%) Cucumber
13 52 (2.27%) Bitbucket
14 48 (2.10%) Vagrant
15 46 (2.01%) Gradle
16 45 (1.97%) Eclipse
17 43 (1.88%) Mocha
18 41 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
19 40 (1.75%) Mockito
20 39 (1.70%) webpack
General
1 552 (24.13%) Finance
2 206 (9.00%) Banking
3 133 (5.81%) Marketing
4 107 (4.68%) Retail
5 85 (3.72%) Games
6 78 (3.41%) Telecoms
7 62 (2.71%) Advertising
8 54 (2.36%) Publishing
9 37 (1.62%) Law
10 25 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.09%) Front Office
11 17 (0.74%) Legal
12 15 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 14 (0.61%) Billing
14 13 (0.57%) Electronics
15 12 (0.52%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.52%) Military
16 11 (0.48%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.26%) Back Office
18 5 (0.22%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,358 (59.35%) Developer
2 396 (17.31%) PHP Developer
3 330 (14.42%) Senior Developer
4 267 (11.67%) Java Developer
5 144 (6.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 131 (5.73%) Web Developer
7 110 (4.81%) Senior PHP Developer
8 108 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
9 102 (4.46%) Backend Developer
10 100 (4.37%) Architect
11 95 (4.15%) Python Developer
12 90 (3.93%) DBA
13 86 (3.76%) Senior Java Developer
14 80 (3.50%) Software Engineer
15 79 (3.45%) Software Developer
16 75 (3.28%) Support Engineer
17 74 (3.23%) Administrator
18 73 (3.19%) Lead Developer
19 70 (3.06%) Linux Engineer
20 66 (2.88%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 727 (31.77%) HTML
2 655 (28.63%) CSS
3 358 (15.65%) Node.js
4 332 (14.51%) AngularJS
5 315 (13.77%) LAMP
6 312 (13.64%) Web Services
7 292 (12.76%) HTML5
8 290 (12.67%) jQuery
9 289 (12.63%) Spring
10 278 (12.15%) RESTful
11 247 (10.80%) React
12 242 (10.58%) Laravel
13 214 (9.35%) CSS3
14 211 (9.22%) .NET
15 200 (8.74%) Symfony
16 192 (8.39%) RabbitMQ
17 174 (7.60%) Kafka
18 171 (7.47%) XML
19 166 (7.26%) REST
20 157 (6.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 185 (8.09%) Fintech
2 129 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
3 109 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 107 (4.68%) User Experience
5 96 (4.20%) Self-Motivation
6 86 (3.76%) Management Information System
7 53 (2.32%) Bitcoin
8 52 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 48 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
10 47 (2.05%) Mobile App
11 44 (1.92%) Clustering
12 40 (1.75%) Algorithms
13 38 (1.66%) Data Structures
13 38 (1.66%) Public Cloud
14 35 (1.53%) Tandem
15 34 (1.49%) Hedge funds
16 33 (1.44%) Data Centre
17 32 (1.40%) Robotics
18 27 (1.18%) Replication
19 21 (0.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 736 (32.17%) Linux
2 219 (9.57%) Windows
3 133 (5.81%) Unix
4 78 (3.41%) CentOS
5 76 (3.32%) Windows Server
6 74 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 39 (1.70%) Android
7 39 (1.70%) Ubuntu
8 32 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (1.31%) Apple iOS
10 26 (1.14%) VMS
11 20 (0.87%) Debian
12 16 (0.70%) Solaris
13 14 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 13 (0.57%) CoreOS
15 9 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.22%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.22%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.17%) FreeBSD
17 4 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 902 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
2 493 (21.55%) DevOps
3 360 (15.73%) TDD
4 296 (12.94%) Microservices
5 279 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
6 271 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
6 271 (11.84%) Web Development
7 263 (11.49%) Scrum
8 245 (10.71%) OO
9 244 (10.66%) Computer Science
10 241 (10.53%) Software Engineering
11 226 (9.88%) MVC
12 211 (9.22%) E-Commerce
13 206 (9.00%) Test Automation
14 185 (8.09%) Open Source
15 184 (8.04%) BDD
16 171 (7.47%) Front End Development
17 159 (6.95%) OOP
18 135 (5.90%) Analytics
19 134 (5.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 928 (40.56%) JavaScript
2 859 (37.54%) PHP
3 788 (34.44%) Java
4 784 (34.27%) SQL
5 684 (29.90%) Python
6 243 (10.62%) Ruby
7 236 (10.31%) C#
8 210 (9.18%) Bash Shell
9 159 (6.95%) Java 8
10 154 (6.73%) PowerShell
11 127 (5.55%) Go
12 117 (5.11%) Scala
13 110 (4.81%) Perl
14 97 (4.24%) ES6
15 94 (4.11%) C++
16 72 (3.15%) Shell Script
17 61 (2.67%) PHP 7
18 49 (2.14%) PHP 5
19 47 (2.05%) TypeScript
20 44 (1.92%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 276 (12.06%) Degree
2 150 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (0.83%) AWS Certification
4 19 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (0.52%) MCSE
6 11 (0.48%) Master's Degree
7 10 (0.44%) CCNA
8 9 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
9 8 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.35%) PhD
9 8 (0.35%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.31%) MCSA
10 7 (0.31%) RHCE
11 6 (0.26%) GIAC
11 6 (0.26%) Linux+ Certification
11 6 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (0.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (2.40%) QA
2 26 (1.14%) GDPR
3 22 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.57%) SLA
5 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.087%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.044%) PMO
7 1 (0.044%) PSD2
System Software
1 423 (18.49%) Docker
2 90 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
4 51 (2.23%) Active Directory
5 31 (1.35%) Varnish
6 26 (1.14%) HDFS
7 15 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 15 (0.66%) Hyper-V
8 14 (0.61%) Apache Flume
9 13 (0.57%) KVM
10 11 (0.48%) iptables
11 10 (0.44%) Xen
12 9 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (0.39%) vSphere
13 8 (0.35%) QEMU
13 8 (0.35%) VirtualBox
14 6 (0.26%) NFS
15 5 (0.22%) PowerDNS
15 5 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 264 (11.54%) Ansible
2 254 (11.10%) Puppet
3 208 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 197 (8.61%) Kubernetes
5 83 (3.63%) Terraform
6 50 (2.19%) Docker Swarm
7 44 (1.92%) Salt
8 41 (1.79%) Nagios
9 34 (1.49%) HAProxy
10 32 (1.40%) Prometheus
11 24 (1.05%) ZABBIX
12 17 (0.74%) Grafana
12 17 (0.74%) Oozie
13 16 (0.70%) Kibana
14 15 (0.66%) logstash
15 14 (0.61%) SCOM
16 13 (0.57%) Rancher
17 9 (0.39%) Graphite
17 9 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
17 9 (0.39%) Packer
Vendors
1 427 (18.66%) Oracle
2 163 (7.12%) Microsoft
3 150 (6.56%) Google
4 108 (4.72%) Red Hat
5 105 (4.59%) VMware
6 74 (3.23%) Tableau
7 61 (2.67%) Zend
8 53 (2.32%) Cisco
9 44 (1.92%) ServiceNow
10 41 (1.79%) Atlassian
10 41 (1.79%) Splunk
11 39 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
12 34 (1.49%) New Relic
13 27 (1.18%) Cloudera
14 26 (1.14%) Talend
15 23 (1.01%) IBM
16 20 (0.87%) SaltStack
17 19 (0.83%) Citrix
17 19 (0.83%) NETGEAR
17 19 (0.83%) Remedy