Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 43 40
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +6
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 584 539 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.06% 6.56% 5.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.34% 19.23% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 512 455 371
Manchester median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +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 2,399 2,803 2,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 33.09% 34.13% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,111 2,410 1,961
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 46 £42,500 +21.43% 9
Altrincham +2 15 £48,750 +62.50% 8
Wigan +7 12 £39,250 +4.67% 1
Bolton +3 12 £30,000 - 2
Cheadle +9 9 £42,500 +41.67% 3
Salford +1 9 £45,625 +35.19% 1
Oldham +6 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Rochdale -2 5 £40,000 -13.04% 2
Bury -18 4 £27,500 -23.61% 2
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £35,000 -
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 417 (71.40%) PHP
2 329 (56.34%) JavaScript
3 268 (45.89%) HTML
4 255 (43.66%) CSS
5 211 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
6 207 (35.45%) MVC
7 162 (27.74%) Java
7 162 (27.74%) Linux
8 147 (25.17%) Laravel
9 146 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 136 (23.29%) SQL
11 124 (21.23%) AngularJS
12 118 (20.21%) jQuery
12 118 (20.21%) E-Commerce
13 114 (19.52%) OOP
14 107 (18.32%) Symfony
15 104 (17.81%) Web Development
16 102 (17.47%) React
17 101 (17.29%) LAMP
18 100 (17.12%) Scrum
18 100 (17.12%) OO
19 93 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
20 90 (15.41%) TDD
21 89 (15.24%) Web Services
22 86 (14.73%) Python
23 85 (14.55%) Apache
23 85 (14.55%) Node.js
24 84 (14.38%) Software Engineering
25 80 (13.70%) Zend
25 80 (13.70%) OO PHP

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 85 (14.55%) Apache
2 34 (5.82%) nginx
3 30 (5.14%) WordPress
4 16 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.05%) CMS
6 11 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.71%) Drupal
8 9 (1.54%) Confluence
9 8 (1.37%) Apache Pig
10 6 (1.03%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.51%) JBoss
12 2 (0.34%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.34%) Moodle
12 2 (0.34%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.17%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.17%) Jupyter
Applications
1 12 (2.05%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.51%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.51%) GIMP
4 2 (0.34%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 47 (8.05%) Magento
2 2 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.34%) Shopify
3 1 (0.17%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.17%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 93 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (6.16%) GitHub
4 27 (4.62%) SaaS
5 22 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (2.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 15 (2.57%) Twilio
7 9 (1.54%) IaaS
7 9 (1.54%) PaaS
8 7 (1.20%) Firebase
9 6 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.34%) Serverless
13 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.79%) HTTP
2 23 (3.94%) SSL
3 11 (1.88%) Firewall
3 11 (1.88%) Internet
3 11 (1.88%) SAN
4 9 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.20%) NAS
6 5 (0.86%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (0.68%) Broadband
7 4 (0.68%) Skype
8 3 (0.51%) DNS
8 3 (0.51%) SMS
8 3 (0.51%) SMTP
9 2 (0.34%) VoIP
10 1 (0.17%) DSL
10 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.17%) LAN
10 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.17%) VPN
10 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
2 52 (8.90%) NoSQL
3 51 (8.73%) SQL Server
4 48 (8.22%) MongoDB
5 23 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (3.42%) Redis
7 19 (3.25%) Relational Database
8 17 (2.91%) Hadoop
9 15 (2.57%) Big Data
10 13 (2.23%) Neo4j
11 10 (1.71%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (1.37%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.86%) Blockchain
15 5 (0.86%) CouchDB
15 5 (0.86%) OLTP
15 5 (0.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 146 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 38 (6.51%) Subversion
3 29 (4.97%) Jenkins
4 23 (3.94%) JIRA
5 21 (3.60%) Grunt
6 20 (3.42%) Selenium
7 17 (2.91%) webpack
8 13 (2.23%) Bitbucket
9 12 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (2.05%) gulp
9 12 (2.05%) Mercurial
9 12 (2.05%) PHPUnit
10 11 (1.88%) Mocha
11 10 (1.71%) git-flow
12 9 (1.54%) Vagrant
13 8 (1.37%) CodeSonar
13 8 (1.37%) Robot Framework
14 7 (1.20%) Bundler
15 6 (1.03%) Jasmine
15 6 (1.03%) Maven
General
1 69 (11.82%) Finance
2 48 (8.22%) Advertising
3 40 (6.85%) Retail
4 13 (2.23%) Games
4 13 (2.23%) Marketing
5 5 (0.86%) Law
6 4 (0.68%) Automotive
6 4 (0.68%) Banking
6 4 (0.68%) Electronics
6 4 (0.68%) Legal
7 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.17%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 445 (76.20%) Developer
2 239 (40.92%) PHP Developer
3 76 (13.01%) Senior Developer
4 38 (6.51%) Architect
4 38 (6.51%) Senior PHP Developer
5 32 (5.48%) Java Developer
5 32 (5.48%) Software Engineer
6 30 (5.14%) Software Developer
7 26 (4.45%) Web Developer
8 24 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 23 (3.94%) Full Stack Developer
9 23 (3.94%) Java Engineer
9 23 (3.94%) Java Software Engineer
10 21 (3.60%) Junior
11 20 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
11 20 (3.42%) Magento Developer
12 19 (3.25%) Junior Developer
13 18 (3.08%) .NET Developer
14 16 (2.74%) Senior Software Engineer
15 15 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (45.89%) HTML
2 255 (43.66%) CSS
3 147 (25.17%) Laravel
4 124 (21.23%) AngularJS
5 118 (20.21%) jQuery
6 107 (18.32%) Symfony
7 102 (17.47%) React
8 101 (17.29%) LAMP
9 89 (15.24%) Web Services
10 85 (14.55%) Node.js
11 78 (13.36%) RESTful
12 76 (13.01%) HTML5
13 67 (11.47%) Ajax
14 63 (10.79%) XML
15 61 (10.45%) CSS3
15 61 (10.45%) JSON
16 60 (10.27%) REST
16 60 (10.27%) Spring
17 51 (8.73%) SOAP
18 50 (8.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.56%) Mobile App
2 29 (4.97%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
4 26 (4.45%) User Experience
5 25 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.28%) Computer Science
6 23 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.23%) Blog
8 9 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.54%) Wiki
9 7 (1.20%) Fintech
10 5 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 5 (0.86%) Internet of Things
10 5 (0.86%) Social Media
11 4 (0.68%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.68%) Renewable Energy
12 3 (0.51%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.51%) Replication
13 2 (0.34%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 162 (27.74%) Linux
2 33 (5.65%) Windows
3 32 (5.48%) Android
3 32 (5.48%) Apple iOS
4 24 (4.11%) Unix
5 15 (2.57%) CentOS
6 8 (1.37%) Mac OS X
6 8 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.20%) Debian
8 6 (1.03%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (35.45%) MVC
3 118 (20.21%) E-Commerce
4 114 (19.52%) OOP
5 104 (17.81%) Web Development
6 100 (17.12%) OO
6 100 (17.12%) Scrum
7 90 (15.41%) TDD
8 84 (14.38%) Software Engineering
9 80 (13.70%) OO PHP
10 78 (13.36%) DevOps
11 75 (12.84%) Mentoring
12 68 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
13 67 (11.47%) Test Automation
14 55 (9.42%) Front End Development
15 45 (7.71%) SOA
16 43 (7.36%) Open Source
17 42 (7.19%) Microservices
18 35 (5.99%) Problem-Solving
19 33 (5.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 417 (71.40%) PHP
2 329 (56.34%) JavaScript
3 162 (27.74%) Java
4 136 (23.29%) SQL
5 86 (14.73%) Python
6 46 (7.88%) C#
7 43 (7.36%) Perl
8 35 (5.99%) Ruby
9 24 (4.11%) T-SQL
10 23 (3.94%) Bash Shell
11 19 (3.25%) ES6
12 16 (2.74%) C
13 15 (2.57%) Go
14 14 (2.40%) Objective-C
15 13 (2.23%) PowerShell
15 13 (2.23%) R
16 12 (2.05%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.71%) C++
18 6 (1.03%) Java 8
18 6 (1.03%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 33 (5.65%) Degree
2 16 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.37%) CCNA
4 8 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.37%) CISSP
4 8 (1.37%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.37%) GIAC
4 8 (1.37%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (1.37%) MCSE
4 8 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (1.37%) SANS
4 8 (1.37%) SSCP
5 5 (0.86%) Master's Degree
5 5 (0.86%) SAFe Agilist
6 3 (0.51%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.34%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.82%) QA
2 10 (1.71%) GCP
2 10 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.03%) SLA
4 5 (0.86%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 3 (0.51%) GDPR
5 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (9.25%) Docker
2 8 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.37%) vSphere
3 6 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.68%) Varnish
5 3 (0.51%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.51%) GlusterFS
5 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.51%) LXC
6 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (5.99%) Puppet
2 26 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.74%) Ansible
4 8 (1.37%) Salt
5 7 (1.20%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.17%) Kibana
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) Terraform
6 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 80 (13.70%) Zend
2 54 (9.25%) Oracle
3 28 (4.79%) Microsoft
4 24 (4.11%) Google
5 20 (3.42%) Capita
6 15 (2.57%) VMware
7 13 (2.23%) WooCommerce
8 11 (1.88%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.20%) Adobe
10 5 (0.86%) HP
10 5 (0.86%) Twitter
11 4 (0.68%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.68%) Cisco
11 4 (0.68%) Remedy
11 4 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.51%) Meraki
13 2 (0.34%) NetApp
13 2 (0.34%) Progress
14 1 (0.17%) Ericsson
14 1 (0.17%) Juniper