Period
to 14 April 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 14 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 37 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -9
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 230 305 400
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 6.19% 6.26% 6.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.84% 22.13% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 206 283 325
10th Percentile " £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 1,007 1,378 1,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 27.11% 28.28% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 907 1,109 1,642
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,645 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,314 £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 14 April 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 14 April 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
Bury +1 3 £36,250 -16.18% 1
Stockport +2 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Salford +7 1 £40,000 -23.81% 3
Bolton -14 1 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Cheadle - 1 £57,500 - 1
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 14 April 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.

1 146 (63.48%) PHP
2 142 (61.74%) JavaScript
3 89 (38.70%) Docker
4 87 (37.83%) MVC
5 80 (34.78%) Linux
6 75 (32.61%) OOP
7 73 (31.74%) Node.js
8 71 (30.87%) HTML
8 71 (30.87%) React
9 70 (30.43%) Git (software)
10 69 (30.00%) Laravel
11 67 (29.13%) CSS
12 63 (27.39%) Symfony
13 61 (26.52%) AWS
14 58 (25.22%) MongoDB
14 58 (25.22%) SQL Server
14 58 (25.22%) AngularJS
15 56 (24.35%) Zend
16 54 (23.48%) jQuery
17 53 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
18 51 (22.17%) Microservices
19 50 (21.74%) Kafka
20 48 (20.87%) DevOps
20 48 (20.87%) Go
21 44 (19.13%) SQL
22 43 (18.70%) E-Commerce
23 37 (16.09%) REST
23 37 (16.09%) Vue.js
24 34 (14.78%) Azure
25 31 (13.48%) Problem-Solving

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 24 (10.43%) Apache
2 13 (5.65%) WordPress
3 9 (3.91%) CMS
4 8 (3.48%) nginx
5 6 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.61%) IIS
6 5 (2.17%) JBoss
7 4 (1.74%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.74%) Drupal
7 4 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.30%) CloudStack
8 3 (1.30%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.87%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 10 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.30%) Adobe XD
2 3 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Magento
2 2 (0.87%) Shopify
3 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 61 (26.52%) AWS
2 34 (14.78%) Azure
3 16 (6.96%) SaaS
4 13 (5.65%) Serverless
5 12 (5.22%) Microsoft 365
6 9 (3.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (3.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (3.48%) GCP
8 7 (3.04%) npm
9 6 (2.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (2.17%) Datadog
10 5 (2.17%) GitHub
10 5 (2.17%) Pulumi
11 4 (1.74%) Yarn
12 3 (1.30%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (1.30%) Amazon EKS
12 3 (1.30%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.87%) Cloud Run
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.48%) Network Security
2 7 (3.04%) Internet
3 5 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.74%) DNS
4 4 (1.74%) VLAN
5 3 (1.30%) Firewall
6 2 (0.87%) DHCP
6 2 (0.87%) SSH
6 2 (0.87%) VPN
7 1 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.43%) HTTP
7 1 (0.43%) LAN
7 1 (0.43%) MPLS
7 1 (0.43%) SSL
7 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (25.22%) MongoDB
1 58 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.17%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (7.83%) NoSQL
4 15 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.91%) Redis
6 8 (3.48%) MariaDB
7 7 (3.04%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.74%) Amazon Aurora
9 4 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.74%) Big Data
9 4 (1.74%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.30%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.87%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 70 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.39%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.04%) Vagrant
3 7 (3.04%) webpack
4 5 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.17%) gulp
4 5 (2.17%) JIRA
4 5 (2.17%) Selenium
5 4 (1.74%) Grunt
5 4 (1.74%) Mocha
5 4 (1.74%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.30%) GitLab
6 3 (1.30%) Gradle
6 3 (1.30%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.30%) Maven
6 3 (1.30%) PhpStorm
6 3 (1.30%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
General
1 25 (10.87%) Retail
2 15 (6.52%) Games
3 8 (3.48%) Law
3 8 (3.48%) Marketing
4 7 (3.04%) Finance
5 4 (1.74%) Back Office
5 4 (1.74%) Banking
6 3 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 168 (73.04%) Developer
2 123 (53.48%) PHP Developer
3 55 (23.91%) Software Developer
4 47 (20.43%) Senior Developer
5 40 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
6 34 (14.78%) Senior PHP Developer
7 20 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (8.26%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 18 (7.83%) Senior Software Developer
10 16 (6.96%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 13 (5.65%) Web Developer
12 12 (5.22%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (5.22%) Software Engineer
13 10 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
14 9 (3.91%) AWS Engineer
14 9 (3.91%) React Developer
15 8 (3.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
15 8 (3.48%) PHP Web Developer
16 7 (3.04%) Junior
16 7 (3.04%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (31.74%) Node.js
2 71 (30.87%) HTML
2 71 (30.87%) React
3 69 (30.00%) Laravel
4 67 (29.13%) CSS
5 63 (27.39%) Symfony
6 58 (25.22%) AngularJS
7 54 (23.48%) jQuery
8 50 (21.74%) Kafka
9 37 (16.09%) REST
9 37 (16.09%) Vue.js
10 18 (7.83%) LAMP
11 17 (7.39%) Web Services
12 16 (6.96%) CodeIgniter
12 16 (6.96%) CSS3
13 15 (6.52%) HTML5
14 12 (5.22%) Apache Flex
15 11 (4.78%) RabbitMQ
15 11 (4.78%) RESTful
16 9 (3.91%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.43%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.04%) User Experience
3 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (1.74%) Animation
4 4 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.87%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.43%) Life Science
7 1 (0.43%) LIMS
7 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.43%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 80 (34.78%) Linux
2 19 (8.26%) Windows
3 13 (5.65%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.48%) CentOS
5 6 (2.61%) Unix
6 3 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.30%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.43%) Android
8 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (37.83%) MVC
2 75 (32.61%) OOP
3 53 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (22.17%) Microservices
5 48 (20.87%) DevOps
6 43 (18.70%) E-Commerce
7 31 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
8 28 (12.17%) Web Development
9 22 (9.57%) OO
10 20 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 16 (6.96%) Coaching
11 16 (6.96%) Fintech
12 15 (6.52%) TDD
13 14 (6.09%) Mentoring
13 14 (6.09%) Visualisation
14 13 (5.65%) Infrastructure as Code
14 13 (5.65%) Server Management
15 12 (5.22%) Configuration Management
15 12 (5.22%) Scrum
16 10 (4.35%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 146 (63.48%) PHP
2 142 (61.74%) JavaScript
3 48 (20.87%) Go
4 44 (19.13%) SQL
5 25 (10.87%) Java
5 25 (10.87%) Python
6 17 (7.39%) TypeScript
7 14 (6.09%) C#
8 11 (4.78%) Ruby
9 10 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.35%) PHP 7
10 8 (3.48%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.04%) ES6
12 5 (2.17%) C++
12 5 (2.17%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.74%) Kotlin
13 4 (1.74%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.30%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.87%) Groovy
15 2 (0.87%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 11 (4.78%) Degree
2 8 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.30%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) ISEB
6 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) WCAG
2 2 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) GxP
System Software
1 89 (38.70%) Docker
2 15 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (12.17%) Kubernetes
1 28 (12.17%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (10.00%) Ansible
3 17 (7.39%) Terraform
4 10 (4.35%) Prometheus
5 9 (3.91%) Puppet
6 7 (3.04%) ZABBIX
7 6 (2.61%) Graphite
8 4 (1.74%) Grafana
9 2 (0.87%) Kibana
9 2 (0.87%) logstash
10 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.43%) Nagios
10 1 (0.43%) Rancher
Vendors
1 56 (24.35%) Zend
2 23 (10.00%) Oracle
3 13 (5.65%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.17%) Google
5 3 (1.30%) Adobe
5 3 (1.30%) VMware
6 2 (0.87%) IBM
6 2 (0.87%) New Relic
6 2 (0.87%) PayPal
6 2 (0.87%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.87%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.87%) Veeam
7 1 (0.43%) Splunk
7 1 (0.43%) Twitter
7 1 (0.43%) WooCommerce