Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 26 38
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 -10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 596 622 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.00% 8.37% 5.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.31% 23.61% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 515 548 356
Manchester median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,500 £51,875
North West median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +13.64%

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 2,452 2,635 2,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 32.91% 35.44% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,091 2,338 1,892
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,188
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Manchester

MySQL
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL in Manchester.

Salary trend for MySQL in Manchester

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 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
Stockport +5 42 £40,000 +23.08% 10
Wigan -1 21 £41,000 +57.69% 3
Bolton +17 7 £43,500 -3.33% 3
Altrincham -19 7 £50,000 +100.00% 8
Cheadle - 6 £30,000 - 2
Rochdale +8 5 £33,000 -28.26% 6
Oldham +5 4 £38,500 +25.71%
Salford -1 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Bury -2 2 £31,250 -13.19% 1
Sale +6 1 £45,000 +95.65%
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 352 (59.06%) PHP
2 322 (54.03%) JavaScript
3 256 (42.95%) HTML
3 256 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
4 253 (42.45%) CSS
5 235 (39.43%) MVC
6 204 (34.23%) jQuery
7 171 (28.69%) Linux
8 159 (26.68%) Web Services
8 159 (26.68%) E-Commerce
9 148 (24.83%) OOP
10 142 (23.83%) Java
11 139 (23.32%) SQL
12 136 (22.82%) AngularJS
13 127 (21.31%) TDD
14 125 (20.97%) Software Engineering
15 124 (20.81%) Git (software)
16 113 (18.96%) Web Development
17 112 (18.79%) Laravel
18 110 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
19 106 (17.79%) HTML5
20 104 (17.45%) Scrum
21 103 (17.28%) DevOps
22 102 (17.11%) OO
23 101 (16.95%) Apache
24 95 (15.94%) Node.js
25 92 (15.44%) Mentoring
26 89 (14.93%) Spring
27 86 (14.43%) SQL Server
28 84 (14.09%) LAMP

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
1 101 (16.95%) Apache
2 35 (5.87%) nginx
3 34 (5.70%) Tomcat
4 25 (4.19%) WordPress
5 20 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (3.19%) Apache Solr
7 16 (2.68%) CMS
8 11 (1.85%) JBoss
9 10 (1.68%) Apache Pig
9 10 (1.68%) Apache Spark
10 9 (1.51%) Confluence
11 8 (1.34%) Drupal
12 4 (0.67%) concrete5
12 4 (0.67%) IIS
13 2 (0.34%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.34%) OpenEdge
14 1 (0.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (2.18%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) SPSS
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) HipChat
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 75 (12.58%) Magento
2 2 (0.34%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 110 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.03%) GitHub
4 22 (3.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 14 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (2.01%) SaaS
8 10 (1.68%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (1.51%) Google App Engine
9 9 (1.51%) Serverless
10 6 (1.01%) Route 53
11 5 (0.84%) Office 365
12 4 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.34%) npm
15 1 (0.17%) Heroku
15 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.40%) HTTP
2 17 (2.85%) SSL
3 7 (1.17%) Internet
4 6 (1.01%) Broadband
4 6 (1.01%) SAN
5 5 (0.84%) Asterisk PBX
5 5 (0.84%) WAN
6 3 (0.50%) ISDN
6 3 (0.50%) PBX
6 3 (0.50%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.17%) FTP
8 1 (0.17%) SSH
8 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 69 (11.58%) NoSQL
3 47 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 45 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 35 (5.87%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (4.53%) Redis
7 26 (4.36%) Big Data
7 26 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (3.02%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.85%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (1.68%) Apache Hive
10 10 (1.68%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.17%) CouchDB
11 7 (1.17%) OLTP
11 7 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.01%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.01%) Power BI
12 6 (1.01%) Riak
12 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 124 (20.81%) Git (software)
2 36 (6.04%) Jenkins
3 26 (4.36%) JIRA
3 26 (4.36%) Subversion
4 18 (3.02%) gulp
5 16 (2.68%) PHPUnit
6 14 (2.35%) Selenium
7 13 (2.18%) Grunt
7 13 (2.18%) Vagrant
8 10 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (1.51%) Codeception
10 8 (1.34%) Mockito
11 7 (1.17%) Maven
11 7 (1.17%) Xdebug
12 6 (1.01%) Artifactory
13 5 (0.84%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.84%) Visual Studio
14 4 (0.67%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.67%) JUnit
14 4 (0.67%) NUnit
General
1 74 (12.42%) Retail
2 27 (4.53%) Finance
3 25 (4.19%) Marketing
4 22 (3.69%) Advertising
5 14 (2.35%) Legal
6 12 (2.01%) Back Office
7 11 (1.85%) Games
8 6 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.34%) Law
10 2 (0.34%) Military
10 2 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 428 (71.81%) Developer
2 211 (35.40%) PHP Developer
3 124 (20.81%) Senior Developer
4 78 (13.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 53 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 41 (6.88%) Web Developer
7 40 (6.71%) Software Engineer
8 36 (6.04%) Magento Developer
9 31 (5.20%) Software Developer
10 30 (5.03%) C# Developer
11 26 (4.36%) .NET Developer
12 25 (4.19%) MySQL Developer
13 23 (3.86%) Lead Developer
13 23 (3.86%) Senior Java Developer
14 22 (3.69%) C# Software Developer
15 20 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
15 20 (3.36%) Junior
15 20 (3.36%) Lead PHP Developer
15 20 (3.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 19 (3.19%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (42.95%) HTML
2 253 (42.45%) CSS
3 204 (34.23%) jQuery
4 159 (26.68%) Web Services
5 136 (22.82%) AngularJS
6 112 (18.79%) Laravel
7 106 (17.79%) HTML5
8 95 (15.94%) Node.js
9 89 (14.93%) Spring
10 84 (14.09%) LAMP
11 81 (13.59%) RESTful
12 75 (12.58%) .NET
13 73 (12.25%) CSS3
14 70 (11.74%) REST
15 69 (11.58%) Symfony
16 66 (11.07%) SOAP
17 62 (10.40%) XML
18 61 (10.23%) JSON
19 60 (10.07%) React
20 55 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.54%) User Experience
3 32 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
4 27 (4.53%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.85%) iPad
8 15 (2.52%) Replication
9 11 (1.85%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.85%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.68%) PKI
11 6 (1.01%) Cyberattack
11 6 (1.01%) Wiki
12 5 (0.84%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.84%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.84%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.67%) Digital Signage
13 4 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 171 (28.69%) Linux
2 29 (4.87%) CentOS
2 29 (4.87%) Ubuntu
2 29 (4.87%) Windows
3 23 (3.86%) Unix
4 18 (3.02%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.17%) Android
8 6 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.84%) Debian
10 4 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (39.43%) MVC
3 159 (26.68%) E-Commerce
4 148 (24.83%) OOP
5 127 (21.31%) TDD
6 125 (20.97%) Software Engineering
7 113 (18.96%) Web Development
8 104 (17.45%) Scrum
9 103 (17.28%) DevOps
10 102 (17.11%) OO
11 92 (15.44%) Mentoring
12 64 (10.74%) BDD
13 62 (10.40%) SOA
14 51 (8.56%) Front End Development
15 47 (7.89%) OO PHP
16 46 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (6.71%) Coaching
18 39 (6.54%) Kanban
18 39 (6.54%) Responsive Web Design
19 34 (5.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 352 (59.06%) PHP
2 322 (54.03%) JavaScript
3 142 (23.83%) Java
4 139 (23.32%) SQL
5 77 (12.92%) C#
6 72 (12.08%) Python
7 69 (11.58%) Ruby
8 36 (6.04%) T-SQL
9 29 (4.87%) Scala
10 27 (4.53%) Perl
11 25 (4.19%) Go
12 20 (3.36%) Bash Shell
12 20 (3.36%) C
13 18 (3.02%) Groovy
14 12 (2.01%) PHP 7
15 11 (1.85%) C++
16 8 (1.34%) PHP 5
17 6 (1.01%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.01%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 54 (9.06%) Degree
2 21 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.68%) DV Cleared
3 10 (1.68%) Master's Degree
3 10 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (1.68%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.50%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.50%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (0.50%) LPIC
4 3 (0.50%) MCP
4 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.50%) RHCE
5 2 (0.34%) HND
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
6 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.56%) QA
2 10 (1.68%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 5 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.34%) GCP
4 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.34%) WAI
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (7.72%) Docker
2 19 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.18%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.50%) XenServer
6 2 (0.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (6.38%) Puppet
2 26 (4.36%) Kubernetes
3 16 (2.68%) Ansible
4 12 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (1.68%) Capistrano
6 8 (1.34%) Terraform
7 6 (1.01%) Nagios
8 5 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (0.84%) Kibana
8 5 (0.84%) Mesos
8 5 (0.84%) systemd
9 3 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.50%) Galera Cluster
10 2 (0.34%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 81 (13.59%) Oracle
2 48 (8.05%) Zend
3 36 (6.04%) VMware
4 30 (5.03%) Google
5 27 (4.53%) Red Hat
6 26 (4.36%) Microsoft
7 12 (2.01%) Adobe
8 10 (1.68%) NetApp
8 10 (1.68%) Percona
9 7 (1.17%) Twitter
10 5 (0.84%) HP
10 5 (0.84%) Veeam
11 4 (0.67%) hybris
12 3 (0.50%) Cisco
12 3 (0.50%) IBM
12 3 (0.50%) New Relic
13 2 (0.34%) Progress
13 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.34%) SaltStack
13 2 (0.34%) Tableau