Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 34 27
Rank change year-on-year -15 -7 +10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 421 618 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.72% 7.76% 7.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.80% 23.50% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 358 527 517
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,275 £27,500 £23,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,800 £59,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 2,239 2,630 2,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.43% 33.04% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,997 2,272 2,260
Manchester median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +15 34 £30,500 -23.75% 9
Salford +3 20 £50,000 +29.03% 2
Altrincham -6 14 £47,500 +22.58% 13
Oldham +5 9 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Bolton +17 6 £30,000 -30.23% 1
Cheadle +5 4 £42,500 +41.67%
Bury -2 4 £27,500 - 2
Wigan -25 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Sale -3 2 £36,000 -20.00%
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 237 (56.29%) PHP
2 209 (49.64%) JavaScript
3 154 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (36.34%) Java
5 141 (33.49%) HTML
6 140 (33.25%) SQL
7 137 (32.54%) CSS
8 106 (25.18%) MVC
9 96 (22.80%) Linux
10 94 (22.33%) Git (software)
11 81 (19.24%) Node.js
12 74 (17.58%) jQuery
13 72 (17.10%) Laravel
14 71 (16.86%) TDD
15 69 (16.39%) AngularJS
16 67 (15.91%) OO
17 66 (15.68%) NoSQL
18 64 (15.20%) DevOps
19 63 (14.96%) Python
19 63 (14.96%) Software Engineering
20 61 (14.49%) React
21 60 (14.25%) Docker
22 59 (14.01%) LAMP
23 58 (13.78%) PostgreSQL
23 58 (13.78%) Spring
23 58 (13.78%) SQL Server
23 58 (13.78%) Web Development
24 57 (13.54%) Scrum
25 55 (13.06%) Mentoring
26 54 (12.83%) .NET

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 40 (9.50%) Apache
2 27 (6.41%) WordPress
3 14 (3.33%) CMS
4 13 (3.09%) Drupal
5 11 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.14%) nginx
7 8 (1.90%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.90%) Confluence
8 7 (1.66%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.43%) IBM Domino
9 6 (1.43%) IIS
10 5 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.95%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.48%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.24%) JBoss
13 1 (0.24%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.24%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 10 (2.38%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.71%) SPSS
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (5.23%) Magento
2 4 (0.95%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.48%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 48 (11.40%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.18%) GitHub
3 15 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (2.14%) SaaS
6 6 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
7 5 (1.19%) IaaS
7 5 (1.19%) PaaS
8 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.71%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.71%) Twilio
9 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.48%) npm
9 2 (0.48%) Yarn
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon SageMaker
10 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.24%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.51%) HTTP
2 14 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.61%) SSL
4 9 (2.14%) Firewall
4 9 (2.14%) Internet
5 5 (1.19%) Skype
6 2 (0.48%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.48%) Broadband
6 2 (0.48%) DNS
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.24%) LLU
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) SAN
7 1 (0.24%) SMS
7 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.68%) NoSQL
2 58 (13.78%) PostgreSQL
2 58 (13.78%) SQL Server
3 52 (12.35%) MongoDB
4 35 (8.31%) Relational Database
5 19 (4.51%) Hadoop
6 18 (4.28%) Big Data
7 14 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 14 (3.33%) Apache Hive
8 13 (3.09%) Neo4j
9 12 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.61%) MariaDB
10 11 (2.61%) Redis
11 10 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (1.19%) Blockchain
14 5 (1.19%) RethinkDB
14 5 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 94 (22.33%) Git (software)
2 45 (10.69%) Jenkins
3 30 (7.13%) Subversion
4 25 (5.94%) Maven
5 24 (5.70%) JIRA
6 20 (4.75%) Gradle
7 17 (4.04%) Selenium
8 15 (3.56%) Grunt
9 13 (3.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (3.09%) gulp
10 12 (2.85%) git-flow
11 11 (2.61%) Bitbucket
12 10 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (2.38%) Xcode
13 8 (1.90%) GitLab
13 8 (1.90%) JUnit
14 7 (1.66%) CodeSonar
14 7 (1.66%) Robot Framework
14 7 (1.66%) Visual Studio
15 6 (1.43%) Spock
General
1 41 (9.74%) Finance
2 31 (7.36%) Retail
3 26 (6.18%) Advertising
4 12 (2.85%) Games
5 11 (2.61%) Legal
5 11 (2.61%) Marketing
6 8 (1.90%) Banking
7 7 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.43%) Electronics
9 4 (0.95%) Automotive
9 4 (0.95%) Law
9 4 (0.95%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.71%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.48%) Back Office
11 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 289 (68.65%) Developer
2 126 (29.93%) PHP Developer
3 43 (10.21%) Java Developer
4 38 (9.03%) Senior Developer
5 35 (8.31%) Software Engineer
6 33 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 28 (6.65%) Java Engineer
8 27 (6.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 24 (5.70%) .NET Developer
9 24 (5.70%) C# Developer
9 24 (5.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 24 (5.70%) Junior
10 23 (5.46%) Junior Developer
11 20 (4.75%) SQL Developer
12 18 (4.28%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (4.28%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.04%) Web Developer
14 15 (3.56%) C# Software Developer
15 14 (3.33%) Architect
16 12 (2.85%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (33.49%) HTML
2 137 (32.54%) CSS
3 81 (19.24%) Node.js
4 74 (17.58%) jQuery
5 72 (17.10%) Laravel
6 69 (16.39%) AngularJS
7 61 (14.49%) React
8 59 (14.01%) LAMP
9 58 (13.78%) Spring
10 54 (12.83%) .NET
11 48 (11.40%) HTML5
12 45 (10.69%) Ajax
12 45 (10.69%) XML
13 38 (9.03%) JSON
14 37 (8.79%) CSS3
14 37 (8.79%) RESTful
14 37 (8.79%) Web Services
15 36 (8.55%) Symfony
16 32 (7.60%) Hibernate
17 30 (7.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.36%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.56%) User Experience
6 7 (1.66%) Blog
7 6 (1.43%) Fintech
7 6 (1.43%) Wiki
8 4 (0.95%) CCTV
8 4 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.71%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.71%) Replication
10 2 (0.48%) Clustering
10 2 (0.48%) IVR
10 2 (0.48%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 96 (22.80%) Linux
2 33 (7.84%) Android
3 31 (7.36%) Apple iOS
4 29 (6.89%) Windows
5 17 (4.04%) Windows Server
6 11 (2.61%) Unix
7 7 (1.66%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.43%) CentOS
9 3 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.24%) Debian
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (25.18%) MVC
3 71 (16.86%) TDD
4 67 (15.91%) OO
5 64 (15.20%) DevOps
6 63 (14.96%) Software Engineering
7 58 (13.78%) Web Development
8 57 (13.54%) Scrum
9 55 (13.06%) Mentoring
10 54 (12.83%) E-Commerce
11 43 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (10.21%) OOP
12 42 (9.98%) OO PHP
12 42 (9.98%) Test Automation
13 37 (8.79%) Open Source
14 36 (8.55%) Microservices
15 31 (7.36%) SOA
16 27 (6.41%) BDD
17 25 (5.94%) Kanban
18 24 (5.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 237 (56.29%) PHP
2 209 (49.64%) JavaScript
3 153 (36.34%) Java
4 140 (33.25%) SQL
5 63 (14.96%) Python
6 54 (12.83%) C#
7 30 (7.13%) Perl
8 23 (5.46%) Bash Shell
9 21 (4.99%) C
9 21 (4.99%) C++
10 19 (4.51%) PowerShell
10 19 (4.51%) Ruby
11 18 (4.28%) Java 8
12 17 (4.04%) Objective-C
13 13 (3.09%) Go
14 8 (1.90%) PHP 7
15 7 (1.66%) R
16 6 (1.43%) ES6
17 5 (1.19%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.95%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (6.65%) Degree
2 10 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.90%) CCNA
3 8 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.66%) CISSP
4 7 (1.66%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (1.66%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.66%) GIAC
4 7 (1.66%) Linux+ Certification
4 7 (1.66%) MCSE
4 7 (1.66%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (1.66%) SANS
4 7 (1.66%) SSCP
5 3 (0.71%) ISEB
6 2 (0.48%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.70%) QA
2 8 (1.90%) GDPR
3 3 (0.71%) SLA
4 2 (0.48%) WCAG
4 2 (0.48%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (14.25%) Docker
2 9 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.66%) vSphere
4 6 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.71%) Firmware
6 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.24%) KVM
7 1 (0.24%) NFS
7 1 (0.24%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 30 (7.13%) Puppet
2 22 (5.23%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (4.04%) Ansible
4 12 (2.85%) Kubernetes
5 11 (2.61%) Terraform
6 7 (1.66%) Salt
7 4 (0.95%) cPanel
7 4 (0.95%) Kibana
8 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.24%) Grafana
8 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (12.59%) Oracle
2 30 (7.13%) Zend
3 29 (6.89%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.09%) Google
5 12 (2.85%) Adobe
5 12 (2.85%) VMware
6 11 (2.61%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.71%) Askia
7 3 (0.71%) Cisco
7 3 (0.71%) Nebu
7 3 (0.71%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.48%) Facebook
8 2 (0.48%) Progress
8 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.48%) Telerik
8 2 (0.48%) Twitter
9 1 (0.24%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.24%) PayPal
9 1 (0.24%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.24%) WorldPay