Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 34 26
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 +12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 395 615 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.98% 8.37% 8.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.99% 25.20% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 331 535 538
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,175
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,000 £59,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 2,080 2,440 2,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.50% 33.19% 35.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,815 2,094 2,326
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,038 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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
Salford +16 22 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Stockport -1 21 £27,500 -31.25% 4
Altrincham -1 8 £50,000 - 6
Oldham +10 5 £50,000 +35.14% 2
Rochdale +20 4 £49,000 +48.48% 1
Bolton +16 4 £46,500 +6.90% 4
Wigan -13 4 £38,750 -6.63% 3
Cheadle +3 1 - - 1
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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.

1 213 (53.92%) PHP
2 183 (46.33%) JavaScript
3 150 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (32.91%) CSS
5 127 (32.15%) HTML
6 118 (29.87%) Java
7 114 (28.86%) SQL
8 106 (26.84%) Git (software)
9 91 (23.04%) NoSQL
10 84 (21.27%) Node.js
11 81 (20.51%) Linux
12 80 (20.25%) MVC
13 79 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 77 (19.49%) Docker
15 75 (18.99%) TDD
16 74 (18.73%) PostgreSQL
17 72 (18.23%) SQL Server
18 66 (16.71%) OO
19 65 (16.46%) DevOps
20 63 (15.95%) MongoDB
20 63 (15.95%) Python
21 61 (15.44%) Relational Database
22 58 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
22 58 (14.68%) jQuery
23 56 (14.18%) Mentoring
24 54 (13.67%) AngularJS
25 53 (13.42%) Jenkins
25 53 (13.42%) E-Commerce
26 51 (12.91%) Spring
27 49 (12.41%) Ajax

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 39 (9.87%) Apache
2 30 (7.59%) WordPress
3 24 (6.08%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (5.82%) CMS
5 11 (2.78%) IIS
5 11 (2.78%) nginx
6 10 (2.53%) Confluence
7 9 (2.28%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (2.03%) Drupal
9 7 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.52%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.01%) IBM Domino
11 4 (1.01%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.51%) Resin
13 1 (0.25%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.25%) JBoss
13 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.25%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.76%) SPSS
4 2 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 38 (9.62%) Magento
2 11 (2.78%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (2.53%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 58 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (8.10%) GitHub
2 32 (8.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (5.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (3.54%) SaaS
5 10 (2.53%) IaaS
6 8 (2.03%) PaaS
6 8 (2.03%) Serverless
7 7 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (1.77%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.01%) npm
9 3 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.76%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.76%) Firebase
9 3 (0.76%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.53%) Internet
2 7 (1.77%) HTTP
3 5 (1.27%) Broadband
3 5 (1.27%) DNS
4 4 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (0.76%) Firewall
5 3 (0.76%) FTP
5 3 (0.76%) Skype
5 3 (0.76%) SSL
5 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.51%) Intranet
7 1 (0.25%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.25%) LLU
7 1 (0.25%) RS-232
7 1 (0.25%) SMS
7 1 (0.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (23.04%) NoSQL
2 74 (18.73%) PostgreSQL
3 72 (18.23%) SQL Server
4 63 (15.95%) MongoDB
5 61 (15.44%) Relational Database
6 24 (6.08%) Redis
7 23 (5.82%) MariaDB
8 21 (5.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (3.54%) Neo4j
10 12 (3.04%) RethinkDB
11 10 (2.53%) CouchDB
12 9 (2.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.01%) Hadoop
15 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.76%) Big Data
16 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 106 (26.84%) Git (software)
2 53 (13.42%) Jenkins
3 44 (11.14%) Maven
4 37 (9.37%) Gradle
5 21 (5.32%) JIRA
5 21 (5.32%) JUnit
6 19 (4.81%) Grunt
6 19 (4.81%) gulp
7 18 (4.56%) Subversion
8 15 (3.80%) Gatling
8 15 (3.80%) GitLab
8 15 (3.80%) Spock
9 14 (3.54%) Selenium
10 9 (2.28%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.52%) git-flow
11 6 (1.52%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.52%) webpack
11 6 (1.52%) Xcode
12 5 (1.27%) Protractor
General
1 49 (12.41%) Retail
2 22 (5.57%) Finance
3 18 (4.56%) Legal
4 13 (3.29%) Marketing
5 11 (2.78%) Advertising
6 6 (1.52%) Publishing
7 4 (1.01%) Back Office
7 4 (1.01%) Games
7 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.01%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.76%) Banking
8 3 (0.76%) Electronics
8 3 (0.76%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 253 (64.05%) Developer
2 117 (29.62%) PHP Developer
3 52 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 39 (9.87%) Senior Developer
5 32 (8.10%) Java Engineer
6 31 (7.85%) Java Software Engineer
7 28 (7.09%) Java Developer
8 21 (5.32%) Backend Developer
8 21 (5.32%) Junior
8 21 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
9 20 (5.06%) C# Developer
10 18 (4.56%) Junior Developer
10 18 (4.56%) Software Developer
11 17 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
12 16 (4.05%) .NET Developer
12 16 (4.05%) Lead Developer
12 16 (4.05%) Senior PHP Developer
13 15 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (3.80%) Senior Java Engineer
13 15 (3.80%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (32.91%) CSS
2 127 (32.15%) HTML
3 84 (21.27%) Node.js
4 58 (14.68%) jQuery
5 54 (13.67%) AngularJS
6 51 (12.91%) Spring
7 49 (12.41%) Ajax
8 48 (12.15%) LAMP
9 47 (11.90%) React
10 45 (11.39%) XML
11 44 (11.14%) Laravel
12 42 (10.63%) HTML5
13 41 (10.38%) Web Services
14 38 (9.62%) RESTful
15 37 (9.37%) .NET
16 31 (7.85%) Hibernate
17 30 (7.59%) CSS3
18 27 (6.84%) REST
19 26 (6.58%) Symfony
20 24 (6.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.37%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (6.84%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (4.81%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (3.80%) User Experience
5 13 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.28%) Cloud Native
7 6 (1.52%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.27%) Blog
9 4 (1.01%) CCTV
9 4 (1.01%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.76%) NHS
10 3 (0.76%) Replication
10 3 (0.76%) Social Media
10 3 (0.76%) Wiki
11 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.51%) Clustering
11 2 (0.51%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 81 (20.51%) Linux
2 20 (5.06%) Unix
3 18 (4.56%) Windows
4 14 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 13 (3.29%) Android
5 13 (3.29%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.76%) CentOS
7 3 (0.76%) Debian
7 3 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (20.25%) MVC
3 79 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 75 (18.99%) TDD
5 66 (16.71%) OO
6 65 (16.46%) DevOps
7 56 (14.18%) Mentoring
8 53 (13.42%) E-Commerce
9 47 (11.90%) OOP
10 39 (9.87%) OO PHP
11 37 (9.37%) Microservices
11 37 (9.37%) Web Development
12 35 (8.86%) Test Automation
13 34 (8.61%) Problem-Solving
14 33 (8.35%) BDD
14 33 (8.35%) Scrum
15 31 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (7.85%) Open Source
16 26 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (5.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 213 (53.92%) PHP
2 183 (46.33%) JavaScript
3 118 (29.87%) Java
4 114 (28.86%) SQL
5 63 (15.95%) Python
6 40 (10.13%) C#
7 35 (8.86%) Java 8
8 20 (5.06%) Perl
9 17 (4.30%) Ruby
10 16 (4.05%) C++
11 15 (3.80%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.78%) ES6
12 11 (2.78%) Go
12 11 (2.78%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.28%) C
13 9 (2.28%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.28%) Scala
13 9 (2.28%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.77%) Groovy
15 6 (1.52%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 12 (3.04%) Degree
2 4 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.25%) ISEB
3 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.82%) QA
2 5 (1.27%) GDPR
3 2 (0.51%) WCAG
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (19.49%) Docker
2 10 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.51%) Firmware
5 1 (0.25%) KVM
5 1 (0.25%) NFS
5 1 (0.25%) pfSense
5 1 (0.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 26 (6.58%) Ansible
2 23 (5.82%) Kubernetes
2 23 (5.82%) Terraform
3 21 (5.32%) Puppet
4 17 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.01%) cPanel
6 2 (0.51%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.25%) Grafana
7 1 (0.25%) Graphite
7 1 (0.25%) Graylog
7 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.25%) Kibana
7 1 (0.25%) logstash
7 1 (0.25%) Nagios
7 1 (0.25%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 40 (10.13%) Oracle
2 36 (9.11%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.32%) Zend
4 15 (3.80%) Google
5 13 (3.29%) VMware
6 9 (2.28%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.03%) Adobe
8 3 (0.76%) Askia
8 3 (0.76%) Nebu
8 3 (0.76%) NetApp
9 2 (0.51%) Cisco
9 2 (0.51%) Facebook
9 2 (0.51%) Telerik
9 2 (0.51%) Twitter
10 1 (0.25%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.25%) Pega
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.25%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.25%) Xero