Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 63 90
Rank change year-on-year +13 +27 -57
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 271 428 419
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.89% 4.08% 3.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.42% 15.18% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 293 464 419
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 1,556 2,819 3,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 28.06% 26.89% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,268 2,474 2,566
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,175 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the Midlands

MySQL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MySQL in the Midlands.

Salary trend for MySQL in the Midlands

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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 20 January 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
East Midlands +20 138 £40,000 +6.67% 52
West Midlands +5 133 £45,000 +12.50% 59
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 169 (62.36%) PHP
2 160 (59.04%) JavaScript
3 146 (53.87%) HTML
4 144 (53.14%) CSS
5 73 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (25.46%) Linux
7 56 (20.66%) Laravel
8 53 (19.56%) SQL
9 50 (18.45%) Git (software)
10 45 (16.61%) DevOps
11 44 (16.24%) jQuery
12 43 (15.87%) AngularJS
13 42 (15.50%) AWS
13 42 (15.50%) Web Development
14 40 (14.76%) MVC
15 37 (13.65%) OO
16 36 (13.28%) REST
17 35 (12.92%) HTML5
17 35 (12.92%) E-Commerce
18 34 (12.55%) Java
18 34 (12.55%) Sass
19 33 (12.18%) Vue.js
20 32 (11.81%) User Experience
20 32 (11.81%) Magento
20 32 (11.81%) PostgreSQL
20 32 (11.81%) Scrum
21 31 (11.44%) LAMP
22 30 (11.07%) WordPress
23 29 (10.70%) Relational Database
23 29 (10.70%) Problem-Solving

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 30 (11.07%) WordPress
2 23 (8.49%) Apache
3 17 (6.27%) Drupal
4 8 (2.95%) nginx
5 7 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.85%) CMS
6 5 (1.85%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.74%) Confluence
7 2 (0.74%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.37%) Mule
8 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (5.17%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.37%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 32 (11.81%) Magento
2 4 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.11%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (0.37%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 42 (15.50%) AWS
2 27 (9.96%) Azure
3 11 (4.06%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.95%) GCP
5 6 (2.21%) GitHub
6 5 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (1.85%) SaaS
7 4 (1.48%) Amazon EKS
7 4 (1.48%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.48%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.11%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.11%) npm
8 3 (1.11%) Office 365
8 3 (1.11%) Serverless
9 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.37%) Stackdriver
10 1 (0.37%) ZenHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.95%) HTTP
2 7 (2.58%) VoIP
3 6 (2.21%) RTP
4 4 (1.48%) DNS
4 4 (1.48%) Firewall
5 3 (1.11%) Intranet
5 3 (1.11%) SSH
5 3 (1.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.74%) Internet
6 2 (0.74%) SSL
7 1 (0.37%) VLAN
7 1 (0.37%) VPN
7 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.81%) PostgreSQL
2 29 (10.70%) Relational Database
3 20 (7.38%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.69%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.69%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.95%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.21%) Big Data
6 6 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.21%) Redis
7 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.85%) SQLite
8 4 (1.48%) Amazon Aurora
8 4 (1.48%) BigQuery
8 4 (1.48%) Informix
8 4 (1.48%) Power BI
9 3 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.11%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 50 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.54%) JIRA
3 13 (4.80%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.69%) Maven
5 7 (2.58%) Bitbucket
5 7 (2.58%) Gradle
6 4 (1.48%) Grunt
6 4 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.11%) C++Builder
7 3 (1.11%) GitLab
7 3 (1.11%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.11%) Selenium
7 3 (1.11%) webpack
8 2 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.74%) Bower
8 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.37%) gulp
9 1 (0.37%) RSpec
9 1 (0.37%) Toad
General
1 26 (9.59%) Games
2 25 (9.23%) Marketing
3 24 (8.86%) Finance
4 15 (5.54%) Public Sector
5 14 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.06%) Retail
7 8 (2.95%) Automotive
7 8 (2.95%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.21%) Electronics
9 3 (1.11%) Digital Economy
9 3 (1.11%) French Language
9 3 (1.11%) German Language
9 3 (1.11%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.74%) Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 199 (73.43%) Developer
2 103 (38.01%) PHP Developer
3 43 (15.87%) Full Stack Developer
4 26 (9.59%) Magento Developer
4 26 (9.59%) Senior Developer
5 23 (8.49%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 20 (7.38%) Web Developer
7 18 (6.64%) Java Developer
8 15 (5.54%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (5.54%) Drupal Developer
9 13 (4.80%) PHP Web Developer
9 13 (4.80%) Senior PHP Developer
10 11 (4.06%) Full Stack Web Developer
10 11 (4.06%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (3.32%) AWS Engineer
11 9 (3.32%) Backend Developer
11 9 (3.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (3.32%) Junior
12 8 (2.95%) Analyst
12 8 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (53.87%) HTML
2 144 (53.14%) CSS
3 56 (20.66%) Laravel
4 44 (16.24%) jQuery
5 43 (15.87%) AngularJS
6 36 (13.28%) REST
7 35 (12.92%) HTML5
8 34 (12.55%) Sass
9 33 (12.18%) Vue.js
10 31 (11.44%) LAMP
11 27 (9.96%) JSON
12 24 (8.86%) Node.js
13 22 (8.12%) LESS
14 21 (7.75%) React
14 21 (7.75%) RESTful
14 21 (7.75%) SOAP
15 19 (7.01%) CSS3
16 17 (6.27%) Spring
17 15 (5.54%) Kafka
17 15 (5.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.81%) User Experience
2 22 (8.12%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.21%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.48%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.48%) Replication
7 3 (1.11%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.11%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.74%) Cybercrime
8 2 (0.74%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.74%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.74%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.74%) Wiki
9 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.37%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.46%) Linux
2 14 (5.17%) Unix
3 10 (3.69%) Windows
4 5 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.48%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.74%) Debian
7 2 (0.74%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.74%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.37%) Android
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) CentOS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (16.61%) DevOps
3 42 (15.50%) Web Development
4 40 (14.76%) MVC
5 37 (13.65%) OO
6 35 (12.92%) E-Commerce
7 32 (11.81%) Scrum
8 29 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (9.23%) TDD
10 24 (8.86%) Coaching
11 23 (8.49%) Front End Development
11 23 (8.49%) OOP
12 22 (8.12%) SDLC
13 18 (6.64%) Microservices
14 15 (5.54%) Analytics
15 14 (5.17%) ETL
15 14 (5.17%) OO PHP
16 13 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (4.43%) Digital Marketing
17 12 (4.43%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 169 (62.36%) PHP
2 160 (59.04%) JavaScript
3 53 (19.56%) SQL
4 34 (12.55%) Java
5 21 (7.75%) Python
6 12 (4.43%) C#
6 12 (4.43%) TypeScript
7 10 (3.69%) Bash Shell
7 10 (3.69%) Go
7 10 (3.69%) Ruby
8 9 (3.32%) C++
9 7 (2.58%) ES6
10 6 (2.21%) PHP 5
11 5 (1.85%) C
11 5 (1.85%) Kotlin
11 5 (1.85%) PHP 7
12 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (2.95%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.58%) Degree
2 7 (2.58%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.74%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.37%) HND
4 1 (0.37%) ISEB
4 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.37%) OCP
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.69%) QA
2 6 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.48%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (9.96%) Docker
2 4 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.11%) Varnish
4 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.74%) HDFS
4 2 (0.74%) KVM
5 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.37%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 27 (9.96%) Ansible
2 15 (5.54%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.80%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.95%) Terraform
5 5 (1.85%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.48%) Graphite
6 4 (1.48%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.48%) Puppet
7 3 (1.11%) Packer
8 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.74%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.37%) Grafana
9 1 (0.37%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.37%) Nagios
9 1 (0.37%) Opsgenie
9 1 (0.37%) Rancher
9 1 (0.37%) Salt
9 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (8.49%) Oracle
2 15 (5.54%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.80%) Google
4 12 (4.43%) Zend
5 7 (2.58%) Adobe
5 7 (2.58%) SAP
6 5 (1.85%) VMware
7 3 (1.11%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.11%) Borland
8 2 (0.74%) Intel
8 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.74%) Xero
9 1 (0.37%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.37%) Cisco
9 1 (0.37%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.37%) Informatica
9 1 (0.37%) Juniper
9 1 (0.37%) Teradata
9 1 (0.37%) WooCommerce