Period
to 23 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 44 47
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 177 334 391
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 5.63% 5.98% 5.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.07% 21.21% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 219 357 394
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,250 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +5.59%

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 928 1,575 2,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.53% 28.20% 30.86%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1,271 1,879
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Manchester

MySQL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Manchester

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 January 2021.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Manchester

MySQL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 January 2021. 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
Stockport -3 3 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Bury - 3 £36,250 -
Salford +5 2 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Bolton +3 1 £45,000 +45.16% 2
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 112 (63.28%) JavaScript
2 111 (62.71%) PHP
3 63 (35.59%) HTML
4 60 (33.90%) CSS
4 60 (33.90%) Laravel
5 58 (32.77%) Docker
6 55 (31.07%) React
7 54 (30.51%) Node.js
7 54 (30.51%) MVC
8 48 (27.12%) Linux
9 47 (26.55%) E-Commerce
10 46 (25.99%) OOP
10 46 (25.99%) Git (software)
11 45 (25.42%) Zend
12 43 (24.29%) AWS
13 42 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (22.03%) AngularJS
14 39 (22.03%) DevOps
15 37 (20.90%) Go
16 36 (20.34%) MongoDB
17 35 (19.77%) SQL Server
18 34 (19.21%) Symfony
19 33 (18.64%) Kafka
19 33 (18.64%) SQL
19 33 (18.64%) Vue.js
20 32 (18.08%) jQuery
21 31 (17.51%) Microservices
22 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
23 25 (14.12%) Retail
24 23 (12.99%) OO

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 23 (12.99%) Apache
2 9 (5.08%) WordPress
3 7 (3.95%) CMS
4 6 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.82%) JBoss
5 5 (2.82%) nginx
6 4 (2.26%) IIS
7 2 (1.13%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.13%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.56%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Adobe XD
1 2 (1.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (10.17%) Magento
2 11 (6.21%) Shopify
3 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (24.29%) AWS
2 21 (11.86%) Azure
3 12 (6.78%) GitHub
4 8 (4.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (3.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (3.95%) Serverless
6 6 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (3.39%) GCP
6 6 (3.39%) SaaS
7 5 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.69%) IaaS
9 3 (1.69%) PaaS
10 2 (1.13%) Amazon Alexa
10 2 (1.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.56%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) Network Security
2 3 (1.69%) Internet
3 2 (1.13%) DHCP
3 2 (1.13%) DNS
3 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.13%) VLAN
3 2 (1.13%) VPN
4 1 (0.56%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.56%) Firewall
4 1 (0.56%) LAN
4 1 (0.56%) MPLS
4 1 (0.56%) SSL
4 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.34%) MongoDB
2 35 (19.77%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.91%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (7.34%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.52%) Redis
7 4 (2.26%) Big Data
7 4 (2.26%) MariaDB
7 4 (2.26%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.13%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (25.99%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.91%) Jenkins
3 12 (6.78%) PHPUnit
4 8 (4.52%) Vagrant
4 8 (4.52%) webpack
5 7 (3.95%) Selenium
6 6 (3.39%) JIRA
7 5 (2.82%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.82%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.26%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.13%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.13%) GitLab
11 1 (0.56%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.56%) Gradle
11 1 (0.56%) Maven
11 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 25 (14.12%) Retail
2 16 (9.04%) Games
3 8 (4.52%) Finance
4 6 (3.39%) Marketing
5 4 (2.26%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 136 (76.84%) Developer
2 84 (47.46%) PHP Developer
3 38 (21.47%) Software Developer
4 27 (15.25%) Senior Developer
5 23 (12.99%) JavaScript Developer
6 15 (8.47%) Senior PHP Developer
7 12 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (6.78%) MySQL Developer
8 11 (6.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 11 (6.21%) React Developer
9 10 (5.65%) Backend Developer
10 9 (5.08%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.52%) PHP Laravel Developer
11 8 (4.52%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (3.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (3.95%) Magento Developer
13 6 (3.39%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 5 (2.82%) PHP Magento Developer
14 5 (2.82%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (35.59%) HTML
2 60 (33.90%) CSS
2 60 (33.90%) Laravel
3 55 (31.07%) React
4 54 (30.51%) Node.js
5 39 (22.03%) AngularJS
6 34 (19.21%) Symfony
7 33 (18.64%) Kafka
7 33 (18.64%) Vue.js
8 32 (18.08%) jQuery
9 23 (12.99%) REST
10 13 (7.34%) Middleware
11 12 (6.78%) Apache Flex
12 11 (6.21%) GraphQL
12 11 (6.21%) HTML5
12 11 (6.21%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (6.21%) Web Services
13 10 (5.65%) CodeIgniter
13 10 (5.65%) CSS3
13 10 (5.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.60%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (7.34%) User Experience
3 5 (2.82%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (2.26%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.13%) Life Science
6 2 (1.13%) LIMS
7 1 (0.56%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) SCORM
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (27.12%) Linux
2 7 (3.95%) Windows
3 4 (2.26%) CentOS
4 3 (1.69%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.56%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) Unix
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.51%) MVC
2 47 (26.55%) E-Commerce
3 46 (25.99%) OOP
4 42 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (22.03%) DevOps
6 31 (17.51%) Microservices
7 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (12.99%) OO
9 19 (10.73%) TDD
10 13 (7.34%) Coaching
10 13 (7.34%) Web Development
11 12 (6.78%) Front End Development
11 12 (6.78%) Scrum
12 11 (6.21%) Software Engineering
12 11 (6.21%) Visualisation
13 10 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.65%) Infrastructure as Code
14 9 (5.08%) OO PHP
14 9 (5.08%) Project Delivery
15 8 (4.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 112 (63.28%) JavaScript
2 111 (62.71%) PHP
3 37 (20.90%) Go
4 33 (18.64%) SQL
5 19 (10.73%) Python
6 18 (10.17%) C#
7 15 (8.47%) Java
8 13 (7.34%) TypeScript
9 10 (5.65%) PHP 7
10 6 (3.39%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.82%) C++
11 5 (2.82%) ES6
12 4 (2.26%) Kotlin
12 4 (2.26%) Ruby
12 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.56%) ES8
Qualifications
1 5 (2.82%) DV Cleared
1 5 (2.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.26%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.69%) Degree
4 2 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.13%) ISEB
4 2 (1.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) GxP
2 2 (1.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 58 (32.77%) Docker
2 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (12.43%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (8.47%) Kubernetes
3 14 (7.91%) Ansible
4 7 (3.95%) Prometheus
4 7 (3.95%) ZABBIX
5 6 (3.39%) Graphite
6 3 (1.69%) Grafana
6 3 (1.69%) Terraform
7 2 (1.13%) Kibana
7 2 (1.13%) logstash
7 2 (1.13%) Puppet
8 1 (0.56%) Graylog
8 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.56%) Nagios
8 1 (0.56%) Rancher
Vendors
1 45 (25.42%) Zend
2 16 (9.04%) Oracle
3 3 (1.69%) VMware
4 2 (1.13%) Adobe
4 2 (1.13%) Google
4 2 (1.13%) Splunk
4 2 (1.13%) Veeam
5 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.56%) SAP