Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 66 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 -8
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 2,847 3,004 3,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.07% 4.38% 4.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.19% 14.53% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,396 2,563 3,528
London median annual salary £57,500 £56,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.68% +6.67% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49% +11.25%

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 21,579 20,678 26,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.82% 30.14% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17,688 17,978 22,849
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,015
90th Percentile £92,500 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +14 651 £60,000 +4.35% 106
West London -9 167 £50,000 -13.04% 93
South London +13 86 £50,000 +11.11% 9
East London +15 58 £50,000 +5.26% 33
North London -8 13 £45,000 - 2
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1,233 (43.31%) Linux
2 1,107 (38.88%) PHP
3 1,072 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
4 1,068 (37.51%) JavaScript
5 1,034 (36.32%) SQL
6 876 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
7 846 (29.72%) Git (software)
8 845 (29.68%) Java
9 828 (29.08%) HTML
10 820 (28.80%) CSS
11 764 (26.84%) Python
12 610 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
13 575 (20.20%) Finance
14 557 (19.56%) Docker
15 555 (19.49%) DevOps
16 541 (19.00%) NoSQL
17 528 (18.55%) TDD
18 508 (17.84%) SQL Server
19 481 (16.89%) Oracle
20 441 (15.49%) Node.js
21 437 (15.35%) Apache
22 435 (15.28%) LAMP
23 402 (14.12%) Scrum
24 400 (14.05%) Jenkins
25 397 (13.94%) MongoDB
26 395 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
27 386 (13.56%) jQuery
28 379 (13.31%) Software Engineering
29 378 (13.28%) Web Development
30 376 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 437 (15.35%) Apache
2 210 (7.38%) nginx
3 200 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
4 198 (6.95%) CMS
5 178 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 138 (4.85%) WordPress
7 137 (4.81%) Drupal
8 131 (4.60%) Apache Spark
9 78 (2.74%) Confluence
10 74 (2.60%) Ethereum
11 68 (2.39%) JBoss
12 57 (2.00%) IIS
13 47 (1.65%) WebSphere
14 43 (1.51%) Apache Solr
14 43 (1.51%) OpenStack
15 39 (1.37%) WebLogic
16 36 (1.26%) SAS
17 32 (1.12%) WildFly
18 30 (1.05%) SharePoint
19 25 (0.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 49 (1.72%) Photoshop
2 37 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 18 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (0.35%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.070%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.070%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.035%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.035%) HipChat
10 1 (0.035%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 88 (3.09%) Distributed Ledger
2 60 (2.11%) Magento
3 29 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
4 23 (0.81%) NetSuite
5 19 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
6 9 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 6 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.14%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.14%) Shopify
10 3 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (0.11%) Workday HCM
11 2 (0.070%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.070%) WebTrends
12 1 (0.035%) OpenCart
12 1 (0.035%) ScheduALL
12 1 (0.035%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 876 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 376 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 225 (7.90%) GitHub
4 198 (6.95%) SaaS
5 148 (5.20%) Amazon EC2
6 138 (4.85%) Amazon S3
7 135 (4.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 119 (4.18%) Cloud Computing
9 61 (2.14%) Slack
10 58 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 43 (1.51%) Serverless
12 40 (1.40%) Trello
13 37 (1.30%) PaaS
14 34 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
15 31 (1.09%) Route 53
16 30 (1.05%) IaaS
17 29 (1.02%) Datadog
18 28 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 26 (0.91%) npm
20 24 (0.84%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 138 (4.85%) HTTP
1 138 (4.85%) TCP/IP
2 107 (3.76%) DNS
3 106 (3.72%) Firewall
4 85 (2.99%) Internet
5 68 (2.39%) VPN
6 59 (2.07%) SAN
7 41 (1.44%) SSH
8 40 (1.40%) SSL
9 35 (1.23%) SMTP
10 29 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (0.84%) VLAN
12 23 (0.81%) NAS
13 22 (0.77%) Intranet
13 22 (0.77%) Network Security
14 19 (0.67%) DHCP
15 17 (0.60%) SMPP
15 17 (0.60%) SNMP
16 16 (0.56%) Ethernet
17 15 (0.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 610 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 541 (19.00%) NoSQL
3 508 (17.84%) SQL Server
4 397 (13.94%) MongoDB
5 338 (11.87%) Redis
6 246 (8.64%) Relational Database
7 208 (7.31%) Big Data
8 201 (7.06%) Hadoop
9 169 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 155 (5.44%) Blockchain
11 143 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
12 106 (3.72%) RDBMS
13 69 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
14 66 (2.32%) Amazon Redshift
15 60 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 59 (2.07%) MariaDB
17 53 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 51 (1.79%) Oracle Database
19 48 (1.69%) HBase
20 43 (1.51%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 846 (29.72%) Git (software)
2 400 (14.05%) Jenkins
3 233 (8.18%) JIRA
4 136 (4.78%) Subversion
5 131 (4.60%) Maven
6 104 (3.65%) PHPUnit
7 86 (3.02%) webpack
8 80 (2.81%) JUnit
9 77 (2.70%) Selenium
10 74 (2.60%) Mocha
11 68 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 60 (2.11%) Vagrant
13 56 (1.97%) Grunt
14 50 (1.76%) Bitbucket
15 49 (1.72%) gulp
16 45 (1.58%) Cucumber
17 43 (1.51%) Eclipse
18 40 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
19 39 (1.37%) TeamCity
20 31 (1.09%) RSpec
General
1 575 (20.20%) Finance
2 205 (7.20%) Banking
3 180 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 159 (5.58%) Retail
5 119 (4.18%) Games
6 117 (4.11%) Marketing
7 97 (3.41%) Advertising
8 36 (1.26%) Publishing
9 35 (1.23%) Legal
10 31 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 29 (1.02%) Billing
12 23 (0.81%) Law
13 15 (0.53%) Front Office
13 15 (0.53%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.46%) Automotive
15 10 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.25%) Back Office
16 7 (0.25%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.21%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1,655 (58.13%) Developer
2 508 (17.84%) PHP Developer
3 401 (14.09%) Senior Developer
4 296 (10.40%) Java Developer
5 224 (7.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 137 (4.81%) Administrator
7 134 (4.71%) Software Developer
8 118 (4.14%) Web Developer
9 117 (4.11%) Full Stack Developer
10 113 (3.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 112 (3.93%) Senior PHP Developer
12 111 (3.90%) Lead Developer
13 109 (3.83%) Software Engineer
14 102 (3.58%) JavaScript Developer
15 96 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
16 94 (3.30%) Architect
17 93 (3.27%) Data Engineer
18 85 (2.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
19 83 (2.92%) SQL Developer
20 81 (2.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 828 (29.08%) HTML
2 820 (28.80%) CSS
3 441 (15.49%) Node.js
4 435 (15.28%) LAMP
5 386 (13.56%) jQuery
6 376 (13.21%) Web Services
7 331 (11.63%) AngularJS
8 317 (11.13%) Symfony
9 307 (10.78%) REST
10 304 (10.68%) RESTful
11 286 (10.05%) Spring
12 277 (9.73%) HTML5
13 275 (9.66%) React
14 256 (8.99%) Laravel
15 234 (8.22%) XML
16 216 (7.59%) CSS3
17 213 (7.48%) .NET
18 171 (6.01%) Hibernate
19 169 (5.94%) SOAP
20 150 (5.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 288 (10.12%) Fintech
2 272 (9.55%) Computer Science
3 161 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
4 155 (5.44%) Mobile App
5 148 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
6 134 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 133 (4.67%) Linux Command Line
8 113 (3.97%) User Experience
9 75 (2.63%) Data Structures
10 74 (2.60%) Data Centre
10 74 (2.60%) Replication
11 69 (2.42%) Bitcoin
11 69 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
12 66 (2.32%) Algorithms
13 50 (1.76%) Public Cloud
14 38 (1.33%) Private Cloud
15 31 (1.09%) Hedge funds
16 24 (0.84%) Management Information System
17 23 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
18 21 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,233 (43.31%) Linux
2 277 (9.73%) Windows
3 245 (8.61%) Unix
4 145 (5.09%) CentOS
5 90 (3.16%) Android
6 88 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 72 (2.53%) Ubuntu
8 67 (2.35%) Debian
9 60 (2.11%) Apple iOS
10 46 (1.62%) Windows Server
11 42 (1.48%) VMS
12 27 (0.95%) Mac OS
13 25 (0.88%) Amazon Linux
14 17 (0.60%) Solaris
15 13 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (0.42%) CoreOS
16 12 (0.42%) Fedora
16 12 (0.42%) Mac OS X
17 10 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,072 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 555 (19.49%) DevOps
3 528 (18.55%) TDD
4 402 (14.12%) Scrum
5 395 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
6 379 (13.31%) Software Engineering
7 378 (13.28%) Web Development
8 344 (12.08%) Test Automation
9 316 (11.10%) Problem-Solving
10 304 (10.68%) MVC
11 284 (9.98%) OO
12 283 (9.94%) Front End Development
13 282 (9.91%) Microservices
14 277 (9.73%) Open Source
15 260 (9.13%) OOP
16 257 (9.03%) Analytics
17 229 (8.04%) E-Commerce
18 207 (7.27%) Unit Testing
19 206 (7.24%) BDD
20 186 (6.53%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1,107 (38.88%) PHP
2 1,068 (37.51%) JavaScript
3 1,034 (36.32%) SQL
4 845 (29.68%) Java
5 764 (26.84%) Python
6 346 (12.15%) Bash Shell
7 302 (10.61%) Ruby
8 215 (7.55%) C#
9 173 (6.08%) Perl
10 153 (5.37%) ES6
11 145 (5.09%) Java 8
12 144 (5.06%) Scala
13 121 (4.25%) C++
14 105 (3.69%) Go
14 105 (3.69%) PHP 7
15 103 (3.62%) PowerShell
16 83 (2.92%) Shell Script
17 75 (2.63%) PHP 5
18 69 (2.42%) Solidity
19 62 (2.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 330 (11.59%) Degree
2 121 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (1.44%) AWS Certification
4 34 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (1.09%) MCSE
6 26 (0.91%) Security Cleared
7 25 (0.88%) MCSA
8 21 (0.74%) MCITP
9 20 (0.70%) TOGAF Certification
10 17 (0.60%) ISTQB
11 16 (0.56%) PhD
12 12 (0.42%) CISSP
12 12 (0.42%) SC Cleared
13 10 (0.35%) CCNA
13 10 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.35%) Master's Degree
14 8 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.25%) Postgraduate
15 7 (0.25%) SANS
16 6 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (3.97%) QA
2 52 (1.83%) GCP
3 14 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.46%) GDPR
5 9 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.18%) SLA
7 3 (0.11%) DICOM
7 3 (0.11%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.11%) HL7
7 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.070%) WAI
8 2 (0.070%) WCAG
9 1 (0.035%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 557 (19.56%) Docker
2 72 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 67 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
4 56 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 26 (0.91%) HDFS
7 24 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
8 21 (0.74%) KVM
8 21 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 20 (0.70%) iptables
10 19 (0.67%) vSphere
11 17 (0.60%) Varnish
12 16 (0.56%) Apache Flume
13 14 (0.49%) XenDesktop
14 11 (0.39%) VirtualBox
15 10 (0.35%) Postfix
16 8 (0.28%) BIND 9
16 8 (0.28%) Kamailio
17 7 (0.25%) Squid
17 7 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 317 (11.13%) Puppet
2 308 (10.82%) Ansible
3 257 (9.03%) Kubernetes
4 213 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
5 122 (4.29%) Nagios
6 105 (3.69%) Terraform
7 53 (1.86%) HAProxy
8 51 (1.79%) Salt
9 50 (1.76%) Docker Swarm
10 36 (1.26%) Failover Clustering
10 36 (1.26%) ZABBIX
11 32 (1.12%) logstash
12 25 (0.88%) Grafana
13 24 (0.84%) Prometheus
14 22 (0.77%) Consul
15 19 (0.67%) Cacti
16 17 (0.60%) Kibana
17 16 (0.56%) Oozie
18 15 (0.53%) Rancher
19 14 (0.49%) Icinga
Vendors
1 481 (16.89%) Oracle
2 201 (7.06%) Microsoft
3 156 (5.48%) Google
4 125 (4.39%) VMware
5 114 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 85 (2.99%) Zend
7 79 (2.77%) Splunk
8 66 (2.32%) Cisco
9 57 (2.00%) New Relic
10 54 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
11 51 (1.79%) SAP
12 50 (1.76%) Adobe
13 49 (1.72%) Atlassian
14 47 (1.65%) hybris
15 33 (1.16%) SaltStack
16 30 (1.05%) Cloudera
16 30 (1.05%) Tableau
17 29 (1.02%) Twitter
18 28 (0.98%) ServiceNow
19 27 (0.95%) Veeam