Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 70 64
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 -20
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 2983 3129 3838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.02% 4.23% 4.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.60% 14.22% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2513 2732 3281
London median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +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 21937 21998 26862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.54% 29.72% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17645 19158 22890
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +15 695 £57,500 +4.55% 58
West London -9 179 £50,000 -9.09% 28
South London +4 98 £47,500 - 4
East London -9 34 £55,000 +4.76% 10
North London +17 28 £45,000 +12.50% 1
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 1225 (41.07%) PHP
2 1219 (40.86%) Linux
3 1209 (40.53%) Agile Software Development
4 1185 (39.73%) JavaScript
5 944 (31.65%) SQL
6 922 (30.91%) Java
7 858 (28.76%) HTML
8 816 (27.36%) Amazon AWS
9 803 (26.92%) Git (software)
10 794 (26.62%) CSS
11 715 (23.97%) Python
12 632 (21.19%) SQL Server
13 626 (20.99%) DevOps
14 586 (19.64%) Finance
15 574 (19.24%) TDD
16 526 (17.63%) LAMP
17 525 (17.60%) NoSQL
18 497 (16.66%) Apache
19 491 (16.46%) Oracle
20 460 (15.42%) Docker
21 452 (15.15%) jQuery
22 445 (14.92%) MongoDB
23 434 (14.55%) Degree
24 422 (14.15%) Web Services
24 422 (14.15%) PostgreSQL
25 418 (14.01%) Jenkins
26 393 (13.17%) OO
27 390 (13.07%) Puppet
28 386 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
29 382 (12.81%) MVC

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
1 497 (16.66%) Apache
2 250 (8.38%) nginx
3 235 (7.88%) Elasticsearch
4 225 (7.54%) Tomcat
5 191 (6.40%) WordPress
6 156 (5.23%) CMS
7 149 (4.99%) Drupal
8 105 (3.52%) IIS
9 103 (3.45%) Apache Spark
10 80 (2.68%) OpenStack
11 60 (2.01%) Confluence
12 58 (1.94%) Apache Solr
13 54 (1.81%) WebSphere
14 46 (1.54%) Jetty
15 44 (1.48%) JBoss
16 38 (1.27%) WebLogic
17 32 (1.07%) SharePoint
18 29 (0.97%) MS Exchange
19 26 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
19 26 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 65 (2.18%) Photoshop
2 45 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 26 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 23 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 23 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
6 16 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (0.23%) HipChat
8 6 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.034%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.034%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.034%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.034%) SPSS
9 1 (0.034%) Weka
Business Applications
1 65 (2.18%) Magento
2 19 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
3 14 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
4 7 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.13%) Workday HCM
8 3 (0.10%) Odoo
8 3 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.10%) R3 Corda
8 3 (0.10%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.067%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.067%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.034%) Shopify
10 1 (0.034%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 816 (27.36%) Amazon AWS
2 293 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 176 (5.90%) SaaS
4 144 (4.83%) GitHub
5 100 (3.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 71 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
7 63 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
8 61 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 56 (1.88%) Amazon S3
10 37 (1.24%) IaaS
11 35 (1.17%) PaaS
12 34 (1.14%) Office 365
13 25 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
14 23 (0.77%) Slack
15 19 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
16 17 (0.57%) npm
17 16 (0.54%) Serverless
18 15 (0.50%) Datadog
19 13 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 13 (0.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 167 (5.60%) Firewall
2 160 (5.36%) DNS
3 118 (3.96%) TCP/IP
4 113 (3.79%) HTTP
5 98 (3.29%) Internet
6 54 (1.81%) SSL
7 40 (1.34%) Intranet
8 35 (1.17%) VPN
9 33 (1.11%) SAN
10 30 (1.01%) LDAP
10 30 (1.01%) VLAN
11 28 (0.94%) SMTP
12 26 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
13 25 (0.84%) DHCP
14 22 (0.74%) Network Security
15 21 (0.70%) FTP
15 21 (0.70%) SSH
16 19 (0.64%) SMPP
17 18 (0.60%) Ethernet
18 17 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (21.19%) SQL Server
2 525 (17.60%) NoSQL
3 445 (14.92%) MongoDB
4 422 (14.15%) PostgreSQL
5 269 (9.02%) Relational Database
6 257 (8.62%) Redis
7 208 (6.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 207 (6.94%) Big Data
9 192 (6.44%) Hadoop
10 94 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
11 81 (2.72%) MariaDB
12 78 (2.61%) Oracle Database
13 73 (2.45%) Amazon RDS
14 71 (2.38%) RDBMS
15 61 (2.04%) OLTP
16 60 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 60 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 52 (1.74%) HBase
18 47 (1.58%) OLAP
18 47 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 803 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 418 (14.01%) Jenkins
3 222 (7.44%) JIRA
4 175 (5.87%) Maven
5 162 (5.43%) Subversion
6 140 (4.69%) PHPUnit
7 106 (3.55%) gulp
8 102 (3.42%) Grunt
9 82 (2.75%) Selenium
10 70 (2.35%) Vagrant
11 65 (2.18%) Cucumber
12 64 (2.15%) JUnit
13 60 (2.01%) Gradle
14 58 (1.94%) TeamCity
15 57 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 55 (1.84%) webpack
17 53 (1.78%) Visual Studio
18 51 (1.71%) Bitbucket
19 41 (1.37%) Bower
20 40 (1.34%) Eclipse
General
1 586 (19.64%) Finance
2 158 (5.30%) Marketing
3 137 (4.59%) Banking
4 119 (3.99%) Retail
5 115 (3.86%) Telecoms
6 101 (3.39%) Games
7 75 (2.51%) Advertising
8 50 (1.68%) Publishing
9 46 (1.54%) Legal
10 43 (1.44%) Front Office
11 26 (0.87%) Billing
12 24 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 24 (0.80%) Law
13 23 (0.77%) Investment Banking
14 22 (0.74%) Back Office
15 16 (0.54%) Electronics
16 14 (0.47%) Manufacturing
17 13 (0.44%) Online Betting
17 13 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1682 (56.39%) Developer
2 548 (18.37%) PHP Developer
3 362 (12.14%) Java Developer
4 319 (10.69%) Senior Developer
5 270 (9.05%) DevOps Engineer
6 161 (5.40%) Web Developer
7 158 (5.30%) Full Stack Developer
7 158 (5.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 150 (5.03%) Administrator
9 138 (4.63%) Lead Developer
10 119 (3.99%) DBA
11 115 (3.86%) MySQL Developer
12 112 (3.75%) Software Developer
13 111 (3.72%) Systems Administrator
14 103 (3.45%) Software Engineer
15 101 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
16 100 (3.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 95 (3.18%) Linux Engineer
18 90 (3.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 90 (3.02%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 858 (28.76%) HTML
2 794 (26.62%) CSS
3 526 (17.63%) LAMP
4 452 (15.15%) jQuery
5 422 (14.15%) Web Services
6 382 (12.81%) AngularJS
7 337 (11.30%) REST
8 325 (10.90%) Spring
9 314 (10.53%) HTML5
9 314 (10.53%) Symfony
10 302 (10.12%) Node.js
11 274 (9.19%) .NET
12 263 (8.82%) RESTful
13 260 (8.72%) XML
14 258 (8.65%) Laravel
15 232 (7.78%) React
16 228 (7.64%) CSS3
17 200 (6.70%) LEMP Stack
18 193 (6.47%) Hibernate
19 184 (6.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 346 (11.60%) Computer Science
2 235 (7.88%) Fintech
3 188 (6.30%) User Experience
4 162 (5.43%) Mobile App
5 160 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 118 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
7 98 (3.29%) Data Centre
7 98 (3.29%) Replication
8 71 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
9 65 (2.18%) Algorithms
10 59 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
11 57 (1.91%) Clustering
12 55 (1.84%) Data Structures
13 41 (1.37%) Public Cloud
14 32 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 32 (1.07%) Private Cloud
15 30 (1.01%) Digital Media
15 30 (1.01%) Management Information System
16 29 (0.97%) iPad
17 26 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1219 (40.86%) Linux
2 333 (11.16%) Windows
3 290 (9.72%) Unix
4 163 (5.46%) CentOS
5 141 (4.73%) Ubuntu
6 119 (3.99%) Android
7 104 (3.49%) Apple iOS
8 76 (2.55%) Windows Server
9 66 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 61 (2.04%) Debian
11 25 (0.84%) Solaris
12 19 (0.64%) HPUX
13 17 (0.57%) Mac OS X
14 16 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (0.47%) Mac OS
15 14 (0.47%) Windows 7
15 14 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (0.40%) FreeBSD
17 11 (0.37%) CoreOS
18 9 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1209 (40.53%) Agile Software Development
2 626 (20.99%) DevOps
3 574 (19.24%) TDD
4 393 (13.17%) OO
5 386 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
6 382 (12.81%) MVC
7 365 (12.24%) Scrum
8 362 (12.14%) Web Development
9 334 (11.20%) Software Engineering
10 324 (10.86%) Microservices
11 300 (10.06%) OOP
12 282 (9.45%) E-Commerce
13 278 (9.32%) Open Source
14 264 (8.85%) Test Automation
15 252 (8.45%) Analytics
16 241 (8.08%) Mentoring
17 237 (7.95%) BDD
18 200 (6.70%) Unit Testing
19 196 (6.57%) Front End Development
20 192 (6.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1225 (41.07%) PHP
2 1185 (39.73%) JavaScript
3 944 (31.65%) SQL
4 922 (30.91%) Java
5 715 (23.97%) Python
6 338 (11.33%) Bash Shell
7 313 (10.49%) Ruby
8 261 (8.75%) C#
9 222 (7.44%) Perl
10 142 (4.76%) PowerShell
11 139 (4.66%) Scala
12 125 (4.19%) C++
13 116 (3.89%) Go
14 89 (2.98%) Shell Script
15 87 (2.92%) ES6
16 84 (2.82%) T-SQL
17 83 (2.78%) PHP 7
18 82 (2.75%) PHP 5
19 52 (1.74%) VB
20 49 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 434 (14.55%) Degree
2 181 (6.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 19 (0.64%) CISSP
4 19 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (0.60%) AWS Certification
6 16 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.47%) Master's Degree
8 12 (0.40%) CCNA
8 12 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.34%) CISM
10 8 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.27%) MCITP
10 8 (0.27%) MCSE
10 8 (0.27%) MCTS
11 7 (0.23%) MySQL Certification
12 6 (0.20%) A+ Certification
12 6 (0.20%) Postgraduate
13 5 (0.17%) CCIE
13 5 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (5.16%) QA
2 35 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 29 (0.97%) GCP
4 15 (0.50%) GDPR
4 15 (0.50%) SLA
5 14 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.17%) COBIT
7 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.10%) DICOM
8 3 (0.10%) HL7
8 3 (0.10%) MiFID
8 3 (0.10%) SSAE 16
9 2 (0.067%) EMIR
9 2 (0.067%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.034%) WAI
10 1 (0.034%) WCAG
System Software
1 460 (15.42%) Docker
2 96 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 51 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (1.07%) Varnish
6 30 (1.01%) iptables
7 29 (0.97%) NFS
8 22 (0.74%) KVM
8 22 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (0.70%) VMware NSX
10 17 (0.57%) vSphere
11 15 (0.50%) Postfix
12 14 (0.47%) Hyper-V
12 14 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
13 12 (0.40%) LXC
13 12 (0.40%) Xen
14 11 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
15 10 (0.34%) HDFS
15 10 (0.34%) Kamailio
15 10 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 390 (13.07%) Puppet
2 326 (10.93%) Ansible
3 264 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
4 179 (6.00%) Kubernetes
5 119 (3.99%) Nagios
6 86 (2.88%) Terraform
7 61 (2.04%) HAProxy
8 50 (1.68%) Salt
9 40 (1.34%) Kibana
10 37 (1.24%) logstash
10 37 (1.24%) ZABBIX
11 32 (1.07%) vRealize
12 30 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
13 26 (0.87%) SCCM
14 23 (0.77%) Cacti
15 22 (0.74%) Grafana
16 20 (0.67%) Packer
17 19 (0.64%) Icinga
17 19 (0.64%) Perfmon
18 18 (0.60%) SELinux
Vendors
1 491 (16.46%) Oracle
2 264 (8.85%) Microsoft
3 182 (6.10%) VMware
4 143 (4.79%) Zend
5 139 (4.66%) Google
6 114 (3.82%) Red Hat
7 71 (2.38%) Splunk
8 65 (2.18%) Cisco
9 51 (1.71%) Adobe
10 42 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
11 41 (1.37%) Sybase
12 39 (1.31%) IBM
13 37 (1.24%) Apple
13 37 (1.24%) SAP
14 36 (1.21%) Atlassian
15 35 (1.17%) SaltStack
16 34 (1.14%) Tableau
17 29 (0.97%) hybris
18 27 (0.91%) HP
18 27 (0.91%) TIBCO