Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 42 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 +9
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 491 538 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.73% 6.63% 6.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.49% 19.40% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 423 468 454
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.84% +8.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,500 £56,250 £57,500
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 2,285 2,773 2,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.33% 34.15% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,026 2,397 2,093
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +30 45 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Salford -2 14 £46,250 +15.63% 2
Altrincham -13 13 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Bolton +13 11 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Cheadle +8 9 £42,500 +41.67% 4
Wigan -10 9 £39,250 -4.27% 2
Oldham +11 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bury -14 4 £27,500 -42.11%
Sale -1 2 £36,000 -15.29%
Rochdale -6 2 £50,000 +8.70% 1
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 322 (65.58%) PHP
2 265 (53.97%) JavaScript
3 188 (38.29%) HTML
4 180 (36.66%) CSS
5 169 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
6 168 (34.22%) Java
7 150 (30.55%) SQL
8 147 (29.94%) MVC
9 123 (25.05%) Laravel
10 121 (24.64%) Git (software)
11 114 (23.22%) Linux
12 92 (18.74%) AngularJS
13 90 (18.33%) Web Development
13 90 (18.33%) React
14 89 (18.13%) Scrum
15 88 (17.92%) Symfony
16 87 (17.72%) jQuery
16 87 (17.72%) Node.js
17 83 (16.90%) OO
18 81 (16.50%) E-Commerce
18 81 (16.50%) TDD
19 71 (14.46%) LAMP
19 71 (14.46%) DevOps
20 70 (14.26%) Software Engineering
21 69 (14.05%) Zend
22 68 (13.85%) OOP
23 67 (13.65%) Python
23 67 (13.65%) Mentoring
24 66 (13.44%) Finance
25 65 (13.24%) Spring

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 46 (9.37%) Apache
2 27 (5.50%) WordPress
3 15 (3.05%) Drupal
4 14 (2.85%) CMS
5 12 (2.44%) nginx
5 12 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.04%) Apache Pig
6 10 (2.04%) Confluence
7 7 (1.43%) Apache Spark
8 6 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.81%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.41%) Tuxedo
10 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.20%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 12 (2.44%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.61%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.41%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.41%) SPSS
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 24 (4.89%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 53 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.52%) GitHub
3 18 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (3.05%) Twilio
5 14 (2.85%) SaaS
6 13 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (1.83%) IaaS
8 9 (1.83%) PaaS
9 8 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.20%) Amazon SageMaker
12 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.20%) Firebase
12 1 (0.20%) npm
12 1 (0.20%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.20%) Serverless
12 1 (0.20%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.09%) HTTP
2 21 (4.28%) SSL
3 16 (3.26%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.85%) Firewall
5 9 (1.83%) SAN
6 8 (1.63%) Internet
7 6 (1.22%) NAS
8 4 (0.81%) Skype
9 3 (0.61%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (0.61%) DNS
9 3 (0.61%) SMS
9 3 (0.61%) SMTP
10 2 (0.41%) Broadband
10 2 (0.41%) VoIP
11 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.20%) DSL
11 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.20%) LLU
11 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (11.81%) PostgreSQL
2 54 (11.00%) NoSQL
3 53 (10.79%) MongoDB
4 51 (10.39%) SQL Server
5 21 (4.28%) Big Data
5 21 (4.28%) Hadoop
5 21 (4.28%) Relational Database
6 20 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (3.26%) Apache Hive
8 15 (3.05%) Neo4j
9 12 (2.44%) Redis
10 10 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.43%) Blockchain
13 7 (1.43%) MariaDB
14 6 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 121 (24.64%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.92%) Subversion
3 31 (6.31%) Jenkins
4 25 (5.09%) JIRA
5 20 (4.07%) Selenium
6 14 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (2.65%) git-flow
8 12 (2.44%) Bitbucket
8 12 (2.44%) Maven
9 11 (2.24%) Mocha
10 10 (2.04%) CodeSonar
10 10 (2.04%) Grunt
10 10 (2.04%) Robot Framework
10 10 (2.04%) webpack
10 10 (2.04%) Xcode
11 9 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.22%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.22%) JMeter
12 6 (1.22%) JUnit
12 6 (1.22%) NetBeans
General
1 66 (13.44%) Finance
2 38 (7.74%) Advertising
3 31 (6.31%) Retail
4 16 (3.26%) Games
5 8 (1.63%) Banking
5 8 (1.63%) Legal
6 7 (1.43%) Electronics
6 7 (1.43%) Marketing
7 6 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.81%) Automotive
8 4 (0.81%) Law
9 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 354 (72.10%) Developer
2 174 (35.44%) PHP Developer
3 52 (10.59%) Senior Developer
4 43 (8.76%) Java Developer
5 36 (7.33%) Software Engineer
6 28 (5.70%) Junior
6 28 (5.70%) Software Developer
7 26 (5.30%) Java Engineer
7 26 (5.30%) Java Software Engineer
8 25 (5.09%) Junior Developer
8 25 (5.09%) Senior PHP Developer
9 24 (4.89%) Architect
9 24 (4.89%) Web Developer
10 21 (4.28%) .NET Developer
10 21 (4.28%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (3.87%) Full Stack Developer
12 18 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 17 (3.46%) SQL Developer
14 16 (3.26%) C# Developer
15 15 (3.05%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (38.29%) HTML
2 180 (36.66%) CSS
3 123 (25.05%) Laravel
4 92 (18.74%) AngularJS
5 90 (18.33%) React
6 88 (17.92%) Symfony
7 87 (17.72%) jQuery
7 87 (17.72%) Node.js
8 71 (14.46%) LAMP
9 65 (13.24%) Spring
10 58 (11.81%) HTML5
11 53 (10.79%) Ajax
12 51 (10.39%) RESTful
13 49 (9.98%) .NET
14 46 (9.37%) XML
15 44 (8.96%) CSS3
15 44 (8.96%) REST
16 43 (8.76%) JSON
17 42 (8.55%) SOAP
18 37 (7.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.94%) Mobile App
2 28 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (4.68%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.05%) User Experience
8 12 (2.44%) Blog
9 9 (1.83%) Wiki
10 7 (1.43%) Fintech
11 6 (1.22%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.02%) Replication
13 4 (0.81%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.81%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.81%) Renewable Energy
14 3 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
15 2 (0.41%) Algorithms
15 2 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
15 2 (0.41%) IVR
15 2 (0.41%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 114 (23.22%) Linux
2 41 (8.35%) Android
3 39 (7.94%) Apple iOS
4 27 (5.50%) Windows
5 16 (3.26%) Unix
6 13 (2.65%) Windows Server
7 11 (2.24%) CentOS
8 10 (2.04%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.22%) Debian
10 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.61%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (29.94%) MVC
3 90 (18.33%) Web Development
4 89 (18.13%) Scrum
5 83 (16.90%) OO
6 81 (16.50%) E-Commerce
6 81 (16.50%) TDD
7 71 (14.46%) DevOps
8 70 (14.26%) Software Engineering
9 68 (13.85%) OOP
10 67 (13.65%) Mentoring
11 58 (11.81%) OO PHP
11 58 (11.81%) Test Automation
12 55 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (8.96%) Open Source
14 41 (8.35%) SOA
15 37 (7.54%) Microservices
16 36 (7.33%) Front End Development
17 33 (6.72%) Kanban
17 33 (6.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 322 (65.58%) PHP
2 265 (53.97%) JavaScript
3 168 (34.22%) Java
4 150 (30.55%) SQL
5 67 (13.65%) Python
6 48 (9.78%) C#
7 44 (8.96%) Perl
8 30 (6.11%) Ruby
9 25 (5.09%) Bash Shell
10 24 (4.89%) C
11 21 (4.28%) PowerShell
12 20 (4.07%) C++
12 20 (4.07%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.65%) Go
14 12 (2.44%) ES6
15 11 (2.24%) R
15 11 (2.24%) Shell Script
16 10 (2.04%) Java 8
17 7 (1.43%) PHP 7
18 6 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (6.52%) Degree
2 14 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.24%) CCNA
3 11 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.04%) CISSP
4 10 (2.04%) CompTIA Security+
4 10 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 10 (2.04%) GIAC
4 10 (2.04%) Linux+ Certification
4 10 (2.04%) MCSE
4 10 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
4 10 (2.04%) SANS
4 10 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.04%) SSCP
5 3 (0.61%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.28%) QA
2 9 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.63%) GDPR
4 7 (1.43%) GCP
4 7 (1.43%) SLA
5 3 (0.61%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 43 (8.76%) Docker
2 12 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.04%) vSphere
4 6 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.61%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 36 (7.33%) Puppet
2 25 (5.09%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.24%) Ansible
4 10 (2.04%) Salt
5 4 (0.81%) Kibana
6 3 (0.61%) Terraform
7 2 (0.41%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 69 (14.05%) Zend
2 48 (9.78%) Oracle
3 28 (5.70%) Microsoft
4 26 (5.30%) Capita
5 13 (2.65%) VMware
6 12 (2.44%) Google
7 9 (1.83%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.63%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.43%) Adobe
10 6 (1.22%) WooCommerce
11 5 (1.02%) Cisco
12 3 (0.61%) Meraki
13 2 (0.41%) Askia
13 2 (0.41%) Juniper
13 2 (0.41%) Nebu
13 2 (0.41%) Progress
13 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.41%) Telerik
14 1 (0.20%) Remedy
14 1 (0.20%) Sophos