Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 72 65
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 -4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 2,523 3,106 3,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.64% 4.20% 4.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.57% 14.19% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,117 2,561 3,222
London median annual salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.61% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -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 21,797 21,885 24,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.48% 29.58% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17,190 17,879 21,177
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 £92,500 £90,000 £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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -27 510 £60,000 +9.09% 123
West London -19 153 £50,000 -13.04% 64
South London +15 73 £60,000 +30.43% 8
East London +12 56 £47,500 -15.56% 43
North London -1 9 £60,000 +26.32% 3
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 980 (38.84%) SQL
2 976 (38.68%) Linux
3 951 (37.69%) JavaScript
4 890 (35.28%) Java
5 864 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
6 856 (33.93%) PHP
7 812 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
8 760 (30.12%) HTML
9 743 (29.45%) Git (software)
10 716 (28.38%) Python
11 708 (28.06%) CSS
12 634 (25.13%) Finance
13 555 (22.00%) SQL Server
14 544 (21.56%) PostgreSQL
15 538 (21.32%) Docker
16 535 (21.20%) DevOps
17 502 (19.90%) Oracle
18 476 (18.87%) NoSQL
19 467 (18.51%) Node.js
20 416 (16.49%) Jenkins
21 400 (15.85%) MongoDB
22 370 (14.67%) TDD
23 359 (14.23%) Web Services
24 354 (14.03%) Apache
25 348 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
26 341 (13.52%) Software Engineering
27 335 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
28 324 (12.84%) LAMP
29 322 (12.76%) Redis
30 316 (12.52%) Continuous Integration

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
1 354 (14.03%) Apache
2 179 (7.09%) CMS
3 178 (7.06%) Tomcat
4 167 (6.62%) Elasticsearch
5 146 (5.79%) nginx
6 128 (5.07%) WordPress
7 103 (4.08%) JBoss
8 100 (3.96%) Apache Spark
9 99 (3.92%) Ethereum
10 94 (3.73%) Drupal
11 61 (2.42%) WebSphere
12 50 (1.98%) IIS
13 48 (1.90%) Confluence
14 44 (1.74%) WebLogic
15 29 (1.15%) Apache Pig
15 29 (1.15%) Apache Solr
16 28 (1.11%) SharePoint
17 26 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 26 (1.03%) WildFly
18 25 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (1.19%) Photoshop
2 28 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.079%) SPSS
8 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.040%) Mingle
8 1 (0.040%) Weka
Business Applications
1 66 (2.62%) Magento
2 62 (2.46%) Distributed Ledger
3 26 (1.03%) NetSuite
4 21 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 10 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
6 9 (0.36%) Shopify
7 6 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
8 5 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.16%) WebTrends
10 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
11 2 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.079%) OpenCart
11 2 (0.079%) Sentinel
12 1 (0.040%) Oracle BPM
12 1 (0.040%) Oracle Cash Management
12 1 (0.040%) osCommerce
12 1 (0.040%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 812 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
2 348 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 201 (7.97%) SaaS
4 195 (7.73%) GitHub
5 183 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
6 149 (5.91%) Amazon S3
7 134 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
8 109 (4.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 65 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 60 (2.38%) Serverless
11 49 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
12 47 (1.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 40 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 38 (1.51%) Office 365
15 37 (1.47%) CloudFront
15 37 (1.47%) IaaS
16 36 (1.43%) Route 53
17 34 (1.35%) npm
18 30 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 30 (1.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 104 (4.12%) HTTP
2 100 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 94 (3.73%) Firewall
4 71 (2.81%) DNS
5 64 (2.54%) Internet
6 63 (2.50%) SAN
7 53 (2.10%) VPN
8 37 (1.47%) SSL
9 35 (1.39%) NAS
10 30 (1.19%) LAN
11 29 (1.15%) WAN
12 16 (0.63%) DHCP
12 16 (0.63%) SMS
13 15 (0.59%) SSH
14 14 (0.55%) FIX Connectivity
14 14 (0.55%) VLAN
15 13 (0.52%) SMPP
16 12 (0.48%) Kerberos
16 12 (0.48%) SMTP
17 10 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 555 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 544 (21.56%) PostgreSQL
3 476 (18.87%) NoSQL
4 400 (15.85%) MongoDB
5 322 (12.76%) Redis
6 232 (9.20%) Relational Database
7 193 (7.65%) Big Data
8 177 (7.02%) Hadoop
9 152 (6.02%) Blockchain
10 138 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 107 (4.24%) Amazon RDS
12 98 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
13 83 (3.29%) RDBMS
14 72 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 66 (2.62%) Oracle Database
16 59 (2.34%) Apache Hive
17 57 (2.26%) MariaDB
18 56 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 50 (1.98%) HBase
20 48 (1.90%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 743 (29.45%) Git (software)
2 416 (16.49%) Jenkins
3 191 (7.57%) JIRA
4 157 (6.22%) Subversion
5 132 (5.23%) Maven
6 123 (4.88%) JUnit
7 94 (3.73%) Selenium
8 92 (3.65%) Mocha
9 80 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 75 (2.97%) Eclipse
10 75 (2.97%) webpack
11 61 (2.42%) Grunt
12 57 (2.26%) gulp
13 53 (2.10%) TeamCity
14 50 (1.98%) Gradle
14 50 (1.98%) Vagrant
15 47 (1.86%) Bitbucket
16 41 (1.63%) git-flow
17 35 (1.39%) Mockito
18 33 (1.31%) PHPUnit
General
1 634 (25.13%) Finance
2 270 (10.70%) Banking
3 153 (6.06%) Retail
4 139 (5.51%) Telecoms
5 108 (4.28%) Marketing
6 85 (3.37%) Games
7 65 (2.58%) Advertising
8 35 (1.39%) Front Office
9 34 (1.35%) Publishing
10 31 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 27 (1.07%) Investment Banking
12 24 (0.95%) Law
12 24 (0.95%) Legal
13 22 (0.87%) Billing
14 15 (0.59%) Back Office
15 12 (0.48%) Japanese Language
16 11 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.40%) Automotive
17 10 (0.40%) Manufacturing
17 10 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,446 (57.31%) Developer
2 387 (15.34%) PHP Developer
3 329 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 267 (10.58%) Java Developer
5 193 (7.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 143 (5.67%) Backend Developer
7 130 (5.15%) Software Developer
8 128 (5.07%) Web Developer
9 127 (5.03%) Full Stack Developer
10 102 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
11 98 (3.88%) Administrator
12 97 (3.84%) DBA
13 95 (3.77%) Blockchain Developer
14 94 (3.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 94 (3.73%) Software Engineer
15 87 (3.45%) Analyst
15 87 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
16 86 (3.41%) Lead Developer
17 84 (3.33%) Node.js Developer
17 84 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 760 (30.12%) HTML
2 708 (28.06%) CSS
3 467 (18.51%) Node.js
4 359 (14.23%) Web Services
5 324 (12.84%) LAMP
6 304 (12.05%) Spring
7 290 (11.49%) AngularJS
8 282 (11.18%) jQuery
9 263 (10.42%) React
10 253 (10.03%) RESTful
11 250 (9.91%) REST
12 249 (9.87%) HTML5
13 242 (9.59%) .NET
13 242 (9.59%) Symfony
14 234 (9.27%) Laravel
15 204 (8.09%) CSS3
16 190 (7.53%) Hibernate
17 189 (7.49%) XML
18 181 (7.17%) SOAP
19 157 (6.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 267 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 239 (9.47%) Fintech
3 140 (5.55%) Greenfield Project
4 122 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 119 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
6 117 (4.64%) User Experience
7 107 (4.24%) Mobile App
8 96 (3.80%) Bitcoin
9 92 (3.65%) Algorithms
10 84 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
11 79 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
12 69 (2.73%) Management Information System
13 53 (2.10%) Data Structures
14 51 (2.02%) Hedge funds
15 45 (1.78%) Data Centre
16 42 (1.66%) Replication
17 40 (1.59%) Tandem
18 35 (1.39%) Public Cloud
19 32 (1.27%) Clustering
19 32 (1.27%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 976 (38.68%) Linux
2 274 (10.86%) Windows
3 178 (7.06%) Unix
4 109 (4.32%) CentOS
5 102 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 77 (3.05%) Android
7 74 (2.93%) Windows Server
8 58 (2.30%) VMS
9 54 (2.14%) Ubuntu
10 53 (2.10%) Apple iOS
11 26 (1.03%) Debian
12 22 (0.87%) Mac OS
12 22 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (0.83%) Mac OS X
14 19 (0.75%) Solaris
15 15 (0.59%) Amazon Linux
16 13 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.44%) AIX
18 10 (0.40%) CoreOS
19 6 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 864 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
2 535 (21.20%) DevOps
3 370 (14.67%) TDD
4 341 (13.52%) Software Engineering
5 335 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
6 316 (12.52%) Continuous Integration
7 313 (12.41%) Test Automation
8 312 (12.37%) Web Development
9 292 (11.57%) MVC
10 288 (11.41%) OO
11 281 (11.14%) Scrum
12 267 (10.58%) Microservices
13 257 (10.19%) Front End Development
14 217 (8.60%) E-Commerce
15 200 (7.93%) Open Source
16 187 (7.41%) OOP
17 163 (6.46%) BDD
18 162 (6.42%) Analytics
19 153 (6.06%) API Design
20 144 (5.71%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 980 (38.84%) SQL
2 951 (37.69%) JavaScript
3 890 (35.28%) Java
4 856 (33.93%) PHP
5 716 (28.38%) Python
6 283 (11.22%) Bash Shell
7 257 (10.19%) C#
8 229 (9.08%) Ruby
9 184 (7.29%) PowerShell
10 153 (6.06%) Java 8
11 148 (5.87%) C++
11 148 (5.87%) Perl
12 145 (5.75%) ES6
13 117 (4.64%) Scala
14 109 (4.32%) Go
15 93 (3.69%) Solidity
16 62 (2.46%) Shell Script
17 59 (2.34%) PL/SQL
18 57 (2.26%) PHP 7
19 53 (2.10%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 304 (12.05%) Degree
2 114 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (1.90%) AWS Certification
3 48 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (1.47%) MCSE
5 27 (1.07%) PhD
6 26 (1.03%) MCSA
7 21 (0.83%) Security Cleared
8 19 (0.75%) MCITP
9 18 (0.71%) Master's Degree
9 18 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
10 17 (0.67%) CISSP
11 16 (0.63%) CCNA
11 16 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (0.55%) SANS
13 13 (0.52%) CompTIA Security+
13 13 (0.52%) GIAC
13 13 (0.52%) Linux+ Certification
13 13 (0.52%) Network+ Certification
13 13 (0.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.41%) QA
2 47 (1.86%) GCP
3 22 (0.87%) GDPR
4 9 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.24%) SLA
7 3 (0.12%) DICOM
7 3 (0.12%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.12%) HL7
7 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.079%) PMO
8 2 (0.079%) WAI
8 2 (0.079%) WCAG
9 1 (0.040%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.040%) PSD2
System Software
1 538 (21.32%) Docker
2 108 (4.28%) Virtual Machines
3 71 (2.81%) Active Directory
4 58 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 30 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
7 27 (1.07%) HDFS
8 17 (0.67%) Apache Flume
8 17 (0.67%) vSphere
9 15 (0.59%) KVM
10 14 (0.55%) Varnish
11 12 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (0.44%) VirtualBox
13 7 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 7 (0.28%) NFS
14 6 (0.24%) Xen
15 5 (0.20%) iptables
15 5 (0.20%) Squid
15 5 (0.20%) XenServer
16 4 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 301 (11.93%) Puppet
2 265 (10.50%) Ansible
3 245 (9.71%) Kubernetes
4 201 (7.97%) Opscode Chef
5 123 (4.88%) Terraform
6 94 (3.73%) Nagios
7 79 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
8 50 (1.98%) Salt
9 42 (1.66%) Prometheus
10 41 (1.63%) ZABBIX
11 31 (1.23%) HAProxy
12 24 (0.95%) logstash
13 23 (0.91%) Rancher
14 21 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
14 21 (0.83%) Oozie
15 20 (0.79%) Grafana
16 17 (0.67%) Consul
17 15 (0.59%) SCOM
18 14 (0.55%) Kibana
19 11 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 502 (19.90%) Oracle
2 210 (8.32%) Microsoft
3 141 (5.59%) Google
4 127 (5.03%) Red Hat
5 108 (4.28%) VMware
6 75 (2.97%) Tableau
7 68 (2.70%) Splunk
8 65 (2.58%) New Relic
9 56 (2.22%) Zend
10 55 (2.18%) ServiceNow
11 48 (1.90%) Atlassian
12 46 (1.82%) Sybase
13 45 (1.78%) SAP
14 42 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
15 39 (1.55%) Cisco
16 28 (1.11%) Adobe
17 27 (1.07%) IBM
17 27 (1.07%) SaltStack
18 26 (1.03%) OutSystems
19 25 (0.99%) Sun