Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > Midlands
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 34 36
Rank change year-on-year -40 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 503 1,047 1,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.79% 6.76% 6.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.56% 22.40% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 443 942 993
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -1.41% +1.43%
10th Percentile £24,550 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.75% -3.33% +5.88%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,709 4,674 5,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 27.98% 30.20% 28.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,062 4,032 4,285
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,050 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.10% +5.26% +5.56%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the Midlands

MySQL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL in the Midlands.

Salary trend for MySQL in the Midlands

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the Midlands over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in the Midlands

MySQL
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
West Midlands -42 336 £42,500 +21.43% 107
East Midlands -30 165 £35,000 - 65
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 270 (53.68%) PHP
2 264 (52.49%) JavaScript
3 241 (47.91%) HTML
4 237 (47.12%) CSS
5 179 (35.59%) Linux
6 173 (34.39%) SQL
7 138 (27.44%) Java
8 132 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
9 108 (21.47%) Web Development
10 107 (21.27%) Amazon AWS
11 96 (19.09%) AngularJS
12 91 (18.09%) jQuery
13 90 (17.89%) Git (software)
14 88 (17.50%) MVC
15 84 (16.70%) PostgreSQL
16 83 (16.50%) NoSQL
16 83 (16.50%) Laravel
17 76 (15.11%) MongoDB
18 75 (14.91%) SQL Server
18 75 (14.91%) Python
19 73 (14.51%) OO
20 68 (13.52%) Degree
21 64 (12.72%) HTML5
22 63 (12.52%) Oracle
23 62 (12.33%) Spring
24 61 (12.13%) Software Engineering
24 61 (12.13%) LAMP
25 59 (11.73%) OOP
25 59 (11.73%) Windows
25 59 (11.73%) TDD

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 43 (8.55%) Apache
1 43 (8.55%) WordPress
2 21 (4.17%) CMS
2 21 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.78%) Confluence
3 14 (2.78%) nginx
4 11 (2.19%) IIS
4 11 (2.19%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.99%) JBoss
5 10 (1.99%) MS Exchange
6 9 (1.79%) Drupal
7 7 (1.39%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.19%) eZ Publish
8 6 (1.19%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.80%) Moodle
11 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.60%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 14 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.19%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 24 (4.77%) Magento
2 4 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) assyst
4 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 107 (21.27%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 20 (3.98%) SaaS
5 19 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (3.38%) Amazon S3
7 15 (2.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (2.98%) IaaS
7 15 (2.98%) npm
7 15 (2.98%) PaaS
8 8 (1.59%) GitHub
8 8 (1.59%) NuGet
8 8 (1.59%) Office 365
9 7 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (1.19%) MailChimp
11 5 (0.99%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.80%) Route 53
12 4 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.97%) Internet
2 22 (4.37%) DNS
3 12 (2.39%) NAS
3 12 (2.39%) SAN
4 9 (1.79%) SSL
5 8 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.39%) VLAN
7 5 (0.99%) LAN
7 5 (0.99%) SSH
8 4 (0.80%) Firewall
8 4 (0.80%) WAN
9 3 (0.60%) DDNS
9 3 (0.60%) Intranet
9 3 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.60%) VoIP
10 2 (0.40%) DHCP
10 2 (0.40%) IPsec
10 2 (0.40%) VPN
10 2 (0.40%) VSAN
10 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (16.70%) PostgreSQL
2 83 (16.50%) NoSQL
3 76 (15.11%) MongoDB
4 75 (14.91%) SQL Server
5 44 (8.75%) DB2
6 41 (8.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 37 (7.36%) Amazon RDS
8 35 (6.96%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.39%) Redis
10 9 (1.79%) MariaDB
10 9 (1.79%) SQLite
11 8 (1.59%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.59%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.19%) InterSystems Cache
12 6 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.99%) Big Data
13 5 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 90 (17.89%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.36%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.57%) JUnit
4 22 (4.37%) Maven
5 19 (3.78%) Cucumber
6 18 (3.58%) Selenium
7 15 (2.98%) Subversion
7 15 (2.98%) Visual Studio
8 13 (2.58%) JIRA
9 11 (2.19%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.79%) gulp
10 9 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.59%) SoapUI
11 8 (1.59%) Visual Studio Code
12 7 (1.39%) FitNesse
13 6 (1.19%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.19%) Concordion
13 6 (1.19%) Grunt
13 6 (1.19%) PHPUnit
13 6 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 41 (8.15%) Marketing
2 36 (7.16%) Finance
3 26 (5.17%) Retail
4 23 (4.57%) Advertising
5 15 (2.98%) Back Office
6 13 (2.58%) Automotive
7 10 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.40%) Banking
9 2 (0.40%) Games
9 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 331 (65.81%) Developer
2 137 (27.24%) PHP Developer
3 60 (11.93%) Senior Developer
4 56 (11.13%) Java Developer
5 55 (10.93%) Web Developer
6 46 (9.15%) Architect
7 36 (7.16%) Software Developer
8 31 (6.16%) DBA
9 29 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
10 28 (5.57%) Lead Developer
11 27 (5.37%) PHP Web Developer
12 26 (5.17%) Analyst
12 26 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
13 25 (4.97%) Administrator
13 25 (4.97%) Full Stack Developer
14 24 (4.77%) Software Engineer
15 23 (4.57%) Database Architect
16 21 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
17 14 (2.78%) Graduate
17 14 (2.78%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (47.91%) HTML
2 237 (47.12%) CSS
3 96 (19.09%) AngularJS
4 91 (18.09%) jQuery
5 83 (16.50%) Laravel
6 64 (12.72%) HTML5
7 62 (12.33%) Spring
8 61 (12.13%) LAMP
9 51 (10.14%) Node.js
10 42 (8.35%) .NET
11 40 (7.95%) CSS3
11 40 (7.95%) Web Services
12 38 (7.55%) Hibernate
13 35 (6.96%) React
13 35 (6.96%) Sass
14 33 (6.56%) SOAP
15 32 (6.36%) Java EE
16 31 (6.16%) XML
17 30 (5.96%) REST
18 29 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.54%) Computer Science
2 46 (9.15%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (6.36%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (5.57%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (3.58%) User Experience
6 15 (2.98%) Social Media
7 14 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.78%) Data Structures
7 14 (2.78%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.39%) Driving Licence
9 11 (2.19%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.79%) CCTV
10 9 (1.79%) Clustering
11 7 (1.39%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.39%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.39%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.39%) Replication
11 7 (1.39%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.19%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.19%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 179 (35.59%) Linux
2 59 (11.73%) Windows
3 50 (9.94%) Unix
4 17 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.98%) CentOS
6 11 (2.19%) Windows 10
7 8 (1.59%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.99%) Android
10 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.60%) Debian
12 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (21.47%) Web Development
3 88 (17.50%) MVC
4 73 (14.51%) OO
5 61 (12.13%) Software Engineering
6 59 (11.73%) OOP
6 59 (11.73%) TDD
7 54 (10.74%) Problem-Solving
8 49 (9.74%) Scrum
9 45 (8.95%) DevOps
10 42 (8.35%) E-Commerce
11 40 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (7.95%) Microservices
12 36 (7.16%) Open Source
13 32 (6.36%) High Availability
14 30 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (5.96%) OO PHP
15 29 (5.77%) Front End Development
16 27 (5.37%) SDLC
17 26 (5.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 270 (53.68%) PHP
2 264 (52.49%) JavaScript
3 173 (34.39%) SQL
4 138 (27.44%) Java
5 75 (14.91%) Python
6 58 (11.53%) C#
7 34 (6.76%) Java 8
8 29 (5.77%) Bash Shell
9 24 (4.77%) Ruby
10 14 (2.78%) Perl
11 13 (2.58%) C++
12 10 (1.99%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.79%) C
13 9 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.59%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.39%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.99%) ES6
16 5 (0.99%) PHP 7
16 5 (0.99%) Scala
17 4 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (13.52%) Degree
2 31 (6.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.98%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (0.99%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.80%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.60%) CCNA
7 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.60%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.60%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.60%) RHCE
8 2 (0.40%) CCA
8 2 (0.40%) CCAA
8 2 (0.40%) ISEB
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) VCAP
8 2 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (9.74%) QA
2 15 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.39%) SLA
4 2 (0.40%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (8.75%) Docker
2 18 (3.58%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.19%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.40%) iptables
5 2 (0.40%) KVM
5 2 (0.40%) pfSense
5 2 (0.40%) Snort
6 1 (0.20%) NFS
6 1 (0.20%) Postfix
6 1 (0.20%) PowerDNS
6 1 (0.20%) Squid
6 1 (0.20%) vCloud
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (6.36%) Ansible
2 30 (5.96%) Puppet
3 26 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (4.37%) Kubernetes
5 8 (1.59%) SCCM
6 4 (0.80%) cPanel
7 3 (0.60%) Linux-HA
7 3 (0.60%) logstash
7 3 (0.60%) Nagios
8 2 (0.40%) Consul
8 2 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.40%) Grafana
8 2 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.40%) Kibana
8 2 (0.40%) Rancher
8 2 (0.40%) SELinux
8 2 (0.40%) Snorby
8 2 (0.40%) Suricata
8 2 (0.40%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (12.52%) Oracle
2 56 (11.13%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.97%) Google
3 25 (4.97%) VMware
4 19 (3.78%) Zend
5 12 (2.39%) Atlassian
6 11 (2.19%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.79%) Twitter
8 8 (1.59%) Cisco
8 8 (1.59%) Citrix
9 7 (1.39%) HP
10 6 (1.19%) Adobe
10 6 (1.19%) Apple
10 6 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.99%) BT
11 5 (0.99%) SAP
12 4 (0.80%) Fujitsu
12 4 (0.80%) Northgate
13 3 (0.60%) Sybase