Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 29 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 +7
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 605 565 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.65% 7.57% 6.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.20% 22.02% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 516 522 400
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,875 £59,500 £51,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

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 2608 2566 2400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 32.98% 34.40% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 2290 2070
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -4 34 £42,500 +26.87% 3
Wigan +2 29 £40,000 +53.85% 1
Rochdale +22 10 £46,000 - 1
Altrincham -14 10 £38,750 +55.00% 3
Bolton +7 9 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Salford -3 6 £38,750 +10.71%
Oldham +6 4 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Bury -3 4 £27,500 -46.60%
Cheadle - 4 £30,000 -
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
MySQL
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 377 (62.31%) PHP
2 340 (56.20%) JavaScript
3 289 (47.77%) HTML
4 286 (47.27%) CSS
5 241 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
6 233 (38.51%) jQuery
7 213 (35.21%) MVC
8 205 (33.88%) Linux
9 168 (27.77%) E-Commerce
10 154 (25.45%) Web Services
11 139 (22.98%) OOP
11 139 (22.98%) AngularJS
12 138 (22.81%) OO
13 137 (22.64%) SQL
14 136 (22.48%) Java
15 128 (21.16%) Git (software)
16 119 (19.67%) Software Engineering
17 118 (19.50%) Web Development
18 117 (19.34%) HTML5
19 116 (19.17%) DevOps
20 115 (19.01%) Apache
21 111 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
22 108 (17.85%) Laravel
23 107 (17.69%) TDD
24 101 (16.69%) Retail
25 96 (15.87%) Mentoring
26 93 (15.37%) LAMP
26 93 (15.37%) Scrum
27 89 (14.71%) SQL Server
28 82 (13.55%) Oracle

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
1 115 (19.01%) Apache
2 39 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 38 (6.28%) nginx
4 34 (5.62%) WordPress
5 28 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (4.30%) Apache Solr
7 15 (2.48%) CMS
8 9 (1.49%) Apache Pig
8 9 (1.49%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.49%) JBoss
9 8 (1.32%) Drupal
10 5 (0.83%) OpenEdge
11 4 (0.66%) Confluence
12 3 (0.50%) concrete5
12 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.17%) IIS
14 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (1.98%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.50%) SPSS
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.17%) HipChat
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 65 (10.74%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 111 (18.35%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (6.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (6.12%) GitHub
4 24 (3.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (3.14%) Google App Engine
6 16 (2.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 11 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (1.49%) SaaS
9 8 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.16%) Serverless
11 6 (0.99%) Route 53
12 3 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.50%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.33%) Office 365
13 2 (0.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.60%) HTTP
2 17 (2.81%) SSL
3 14 (2.31%) WAN
4 10 (1.65%) Firewall
4 10 (1.65%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.49%) Internet
6 8 (1.32%) LAN
7 5 (0.83%) Broadband
8 4 (0.66%) SAN
9 2 (0.33%) DNS
9 2 (0.33%) VoIP
9 2 (0.33%) VPN
10 1 (0.17%) Intranet
10 1 (0.17%) SSH
10 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 64 (10.58%) NoSQL
3 41 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 40 (6.61%) MongoDB
5 31 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (3.64%) Big Data
7 19 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (3.14%) Redis
8 16 (2.64%) Hadoop
9 14 (2.31%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.82%) CouchDB
11 9 (1.49%) Apache Hive
11 9 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.49%) Power BI
11 9 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (1.32%) SQLite
13 7 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.99%) Neo4j
14 6 (0.99%) Riak
Development Applications
1 128 (21.16%) Git (software)
2 43 (7.11%) Jenkins
3 31 (5.12%) JIRA
3 31 (5.12%) Vagrant
4 26 (4.30%) PHPUnit
5 24 (3.97%) Subversion
6 20 (3.31%) Codeception
7 18 (2.98%) Grunt
8 16 (2.64%) gulp
8 16 (2.64%) Selenium
9 14 (2.31%) Bitbucket
10 9 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (1.49%) Maven
11 7 (1.16%) Xdebug
12 6 (0.99%) Gradle
13 4 (0.66%) JUnit
13 4 (0.66%) Mockito
13 4 (0.66%) Visual Studio
14 3 (0.50%) Ant
14 3 (0.50%) HP UFT
General
1 101 (16.69%) Retail
2 27 (4.46%) Finance
2 27 (4.46%) Marketing
3 21 (3.47%) Advertising
4 14 (2.31%) Back Office
5 9 (1.49%) Games
5 9 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.16%) Legal
7 4 (0.66%) Publishing
7 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.33%) Military
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) Banking
9 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 432 (71.40%) Developer
2 239 (39.50%) PHP Developer
3 123 (20.33%) Senior Developer
4 78 (12.89%) Senior PHP Developer
5 48 (7.93%) Java Developer
6 44 (7.27%) Web Developer
7 42 (6.94%) Software Engineer
8 28 (4.63%) Lead Developer
8 28 (4.63%) Software Developer
9 26 (4.30%) .NET Developer
9 26 (4.30%) C# Developer
9 26 (4.30%) Junior
10 25 (4.13%) HTML Developer
11 24 (3.97%) Junior Developer
11 24 (3.97%) Lead PHP Developer
11 24 (3.97%) MySQL Developer
12 23 (3.80%) Cloud Developer
12 23 (3.80%) Magento Developer
13 21 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
13 21 (3.47%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (47.77%) HTML
2 286 (47.27%) CSS
3 233 (38.51%) jQuery
4 154 (25.45%) Web Services
5 139 (22.98%) AngularJS
6 117 (19.34%) HTML5
7 108 (17.85%) Laravel
8 93 (15.37%) LAMP
9 82 (13.55%) Node.js
10 74 (12.23%) .NET
10 74 (12.23%) CSS3
10 74 (12.23%) RESTful
10 74 (12.23%) Spring
11 73 (12.07%) XML
12 72 (11.90%) Symfony
13 69 (11.40%) JSON
14 62 (10.25%) REST
15 59 (9.75%) Sass
15 59 (9.75%) SOAP
15 59 (9.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.60%) iPad
2 45 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.63%) User Experience
4 26 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (2.98%) N-Tier
7 15 (2.48%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.98%) Replication
9 9 (1.49%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.49%) PKI
10 6 (0.99%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.99%) Wiki
11 5 (0.83%) Blog
11 5 (0.83%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.83%) Life Science
11 5 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.83%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.66%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 205 (33.88%) Linux
2 48 (7.93%) Unix
3 36 (5.95%) Windows
4 26 (4.30%) Ubuntu
5 22 (3.64%) CentOS
6 16 (2.64%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.16%) Debian
9 6 (0.99%) Android
9 6 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.66%) HPUX
10 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (35.21%) MVC
3 168 (27.77%) E-Commerce
4 139 (22.98%) OOP
5 138 (22.81%) OO
6 119 (19.67%) Software Engineering
7 118 (19.50%) Web Development
8 116 (19.17%) DevOps
9 107 (17.69%) TDD
10 96 (15.87%) Mentoring
11 93 (15.37%) Scrum
12 63 (10.41%) OO PHP
13 62 (10.25%) BDD
14 59 (9.75%) SOA
15 52 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (7.27%) Front End Development
17 36 (5.95%) Coaching
18 34 (5.62%) Test Automation
19 33 (5.45%) Kanban
19 33 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 377 (62.31%) PHP
2 340 (56.20%) JavaScript
3 137 (22.64%) SQL
4 136 (22.48%) Java
5 73 (12.07%) C#
6 65 (10.74%) Python
7 55 (9.09%) Ruby
8 29 (4.79%) T-SQL
9 26 (4.30%) Perl
10 24 (3.97%) Bash Shell
11 23 (3.80%) Scala
12 20 (3.31%) C
12 20 (3.31%) PHP 7
13 19 (3.14%) Go
14 16 (2.64%) Groovy
15 15 (2.48%) C++
16 12 (1.98%) PHP 5
17 9 (1.49%) PowerShell
18 8 (1.32%) Shell Script
19 6 (0.99%) Korn
Qualifications
1 40 (6.61%) Degree
2 18 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.65%) DV Cleared
3 10 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.49%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (0.83%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.50%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.50%) MCP
6 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.44%) QA
2 12 (1.98%) GCP
3 6 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.83%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 4 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.50%) WAI
System Software
1 48 (7.93%) Docker
2 16 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.99%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.99%) Samba
5 2 (0.33%) Varnish
5 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 58 (9.59%) Puppet
2 32 (5.29%) Kubernetes
3 20 (3.31%) Capistrano
3 20 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.98%) Ansible
5 8 (1.32%) Nagios
5 8 (1.32%) Terraform
6 5 (0.83%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (0.83%) Kibana
6 5 (0.83%) Mesos
6 5 (0.83%) systemd
7 2 (0.33%) Cacti
7 2 (0.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 82 (13.55%) Oracle
2 65 (10.74%) Zend
3 41 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 30 (4.96%) VMware
5 29 (4.79%) Google
6 25 (4.13%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.98%) Adobe
8 9 (1.49%) Twitter
9 8 (1.32%) NetApp
9 8 (1.32%) Percona
10 7 (1.16%) HP
11 6 (0.99%) Veeam
12 4 (0.66%) Progress
12 4 (0.66%) WooCommerce
12 4 (0.66%) Zerto
13 3 (0.50%) hybris
13 3 (0.50%) IBM
13 3 (0.50%) New Relic
14 2 (0.33%) Facebook
14 2 (0.33%) SaltStack