Period
to 27 September 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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 54 48
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 -9
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 290 112 359
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 5.35% 4.40% 5.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 13.61% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 229 105 287
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £69,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 1,305 823 1,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.08% 32.34% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 991 714 1,415
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Ashton-under-Lyne - 4 £40,000 -
Stockport -1 2 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Salford -3 2 £41,250 +36.36% 2
Bolton - 2 £31,000 - 2
Altrincham - 1 - - 2
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 173 (59.66%) JavaScript
2 148 (51.03%) PHP
3 123 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (39.31%) Docker
5 109 (37.59%) SQL Server
6 103 (35.52%) SQL
7 101 (34.83%) Linux
8 94 (32.41%) Microservices
8 94 (32.41%) MongoDB
9 92 (31.72%) Java
10 88 (30.34%) Node.js
11 87 (30.00%) React
12 84 (28.97%) Git (software)
13 82 (28.28%) REST
14 77 (26.55%) OOP
15 76 (26.21%) Oracle
15 76 (26.21%) AngularJS
16 75 (25.86%) AWS
17 72 (24.83%) MVC
17 72 (24.83%) Full Stack Development
18 69 (23.79%) Go
19 68 (23.45%) Kafka
20 66 (22.76%) Redis
20 66 (22.76%) Symfony
21 64 (22.07%) jQuery
22 63 (21.72%) RabbitMQ
23 59 (20.34%) Zend
24 58 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
25 56 (19.31%) DevOps
26 54 (18.62%) 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 19 (6.55%) Apache
2 18 (6.21%) nginx
3 14 (4.83%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (4.48%) Drupal
5 11 (3.79%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.45%) WordPress
7 8 (2.76%) Apache Solr
8 6 (2.07%) Apache Spark
8 6 (2.07%) CMS
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.34%) Confluence
10 1 (0.34%) IIS
10 1 (0.34%) JBoss
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.34%) SAS
10 1 (0.34%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (2.41%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Magento
1 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.34%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 75 (25.86%) AWS
2 48 (16.55%) Azure
3 20 (6.90%) Datadog
4 19 (6.55%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 19 (6.55%) Pulumi
4 19 (6.55%) SaaS
5 15 (5.17%) Amazon SQS
6 12 (4.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 12 (4.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 9 (3.10%) GCP
7 9 (3.10%) Serverless
8 8 (2.76%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (2.07%) GitHub
10 5 (1.72%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.72%) Fivetran
11 4 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (1.38%) AWS CodePipeline
11 4 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.38%) Cloudflare
11 4 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.00%) Internet
2 23 (7.93%) AMQP
3 13 (4.48%) HTTP
4 5 (1.72%) SSH
5 4 (1.38%) DNS
6 3 (1.03%) DHCP
6 3 (1.03%) Network Security
6 3 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (1.03%) SSL
6 3 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (37.59%) SQL Server
2 94 (32.41%) MongoDB
3 66 (22.76%) Redis
4 58 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 49 (16.90%) Relational Database
6 27 (9.31%) MariaDB
7 24 (8.28%) NoSQL
8 23 (7.93%) Apache Accumulo
9 19 (6.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 17 (5.86%) Oracle Database
11 15 (5.17%) Amazon Aurora
12 14 (4.83%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (3.10%) Couchbase
16 8 (2.76%) InterSystems Cache
17 5 (1.72%) Big Data
18 4 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
18 4 (1.38%) RDBMS
19 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 84 (28.97%) Git (software)
2 30 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 19 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.41%) PHPUnit
5 6 (2.07%) JIRA
6 5 (1.72%) Maven
7 4 (1.38%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.03%) Bower
8 3 (1.03%) gulp
8 3 (1.03%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.34%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.34%) GitLab
9 1 (0.34%) Grunt
9 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.34%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.34%) Subversion
9 1 (0.34%) webpack
General
1 47 (16.21%) Social Skills
2 25 (8.62%) Finance
3 22 (7.59%) Law
4 21 (7.24%) Retail
5 20 (6.90%) Public Sector
6 13 (4.48%) Games
6 13 (4.48%) Presentation Skills
7 11 (3.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 7 (2.41%) Marketing
9 6 (2.07%) Legal
10 5 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.38%) Back Office
12 2 (0.69%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (0.69%) Publishing
13 1 (0.34%) Advertising
13 1 (0.34%) Automotive
13 1 (0.34%) Banking
13 1 (0.34%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (66.21%) Developer
2 104 (35.86%) PHP Developer
3 58 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 53 (18.28%) JavaScript Developer
5 48 (16.55%) Senior Developer
6 34 (11.72%) Senior PHP Developer
7 32 (11.03%) Java Developer
8 29 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 26 (8.97%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 26 (8.97%) Senior Software Developer
10 23 (7.93%) Azure Engineer
11 22 (7.59%) Azure DevOps
11 22 (7.59%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 16 (5.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 15 (5.17%) Software Engineer
14 11 (3.79%) Data Engineer
15 10 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
16 9 (3.10%) Ruby Developer
16 9 (3.10%) Senior Software Engineer
17 8 (2.76%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (30.34%) Node.js
2 87 (30.00%) React
3 82 (28.28%) REST
4 76 (26.21%) AngularJS
5 68 (23.45%) Kafka
6 66 (22.76%) Symfony
7 64 (22.07%) jQuery
8 63 (21.72%) RabbitMQ
9 54 (18.62%) Spring
10 42 (14.48%) Spring Boot
11 38 (13.10%) RESTful
12 36 (12.41%) SOAP
13 35 (12.07%) HTML
14 33 (11.38%) CSS
15 29 (10.00%) Laravel
16 21 (7.24%) Web Services
17 19 (6.55%) ARM Templates
18 18 (6.21%) XML
19 15 (5.17%) JMS
19 15 (5.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.59%) Linux Command Line
2 20 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (4.48%) Client/Server
4 11 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.10%) User Experience
6 8 (2.76%) e-Learning
6 8 (2.76%) Legacy Code
7 4 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.03%) Clustering
8 3 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.03%) PKI
8 3 (1.03%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.69%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.34%) Animation
10 1 (0.34%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.34%) Life Science
10 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.34%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 101 (34.83%) Linux
2 19 (6.55%) Unix
3 14 (4.83%) Windows
4 7 (2.41%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.38%) Android
5 4 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.03%) CentOS
6 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (32.41%) Microservices
3 77 (26.55%) OOP
4 72 (24.83%) Full Stack Development
4 72 (24.83%) MVC
5 56 (19.31%) DevOps
6 48 (16.55%) Configuration Management
7 46 (15.86%) Problem-Solving
8 42 (14.48%) OO
9 38 (13.10%) Scrum
9 38 (13.10%) Software Engineering
10 33 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (11.38%) TDD
11 32 (11.03%) E-Commerce
12 30 (10.34%) Kanban
12 30 (10.34%) Web Application Development
13 26 (8.97%) Service Management
14 25 (8.62%) Open Source
14 25 (8.62%) Web Development
15 24 (8.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 173 (59.66%) JavaScript
2 148 (51.03%) PHP
3 103 (35.52%) SQL
4 92 (31.72%) Java
5 69 (23.79%) Go
6 43 (14.83%) Python
7 42 (14.48%) Ruby
8 33 (11.38%) C#
9 31 (10.69%) Java 8
10 29 (10.00%) TypeScript
11 24 (8.28%) Bash Shell
12 23 (7.93%) PowerShell
13 20 (6.90%) C++
14 19 (6.55%) Groovy
15 8 (2.76%) Dart
15 8 (2.76%) Shell Script
16 7 (2.41%) VB
17 5 (1.72%) Java 11
18 4 (1.38%) PHP 7
19 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (5.17%) Degree
2 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.03%) MCSA
2 3 (1.03%) MCTS
2 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.03%) Accessibility
System Software
1 114 (39.31%) Docker
2 7 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (17.59%) Ansible
2 49 (16.90%) Kubernetes
2 49 (16.90%) Terraform
3 48 (16.55%) Puppet
4 31 (10.69%) Grafana
5 29 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (8.28%) Prometheus
7 9 (3.10%) ZABBIX
8 8 (2.76%) Graphite
8 8 (2.76%) Kibana
8 8 (2.76%) logstash
9 7 (2.41%) Rancher
10 4 (1.38%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.38%) Rsyslog
10 4 (1.38%) Salt
11 3 (1.03%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.03%) SCCM
12 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 76 (26.21%) Oracle
2 59 (20.34%) Zend
3 22 (7.59%) SaltStack
4 19 (6.55%) New Relic
5 18 (6.21%) Microsoft
6 11 (3.79%) BMC
6 11 (3.79%) HP
6 11 (3.79%) Ivanti
6 11 (3.79%) ServiceNow
7 8 (2.76%) VMware
8 6 (2.07%) Google
9 5 (1.72%) Alteryx
9 5 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.03%) Citrix
10 3 (1.03%) Informatica
10 3 (1.03%) PayPal
10 3 (1.03%) Talend
11 2 (0.69%) Dynatrace
12 1 (0.34%) Apple
12 1 (0.34%) Splunk