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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 22 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 134 64 80
Rank change year-on-year -70 +16 -10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 273 336 244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.48% 4.11% 3.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.50% 16.87% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 173 309 204
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £51,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 2,374 1,992 1,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 21.56% 24.39% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,634 1,667 1,645
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,375 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.17% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 22 May 2022.

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 22 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -63 160 £47,500 +11.76% 44
East Midlands -48 112 £45,500 +21.33% 18
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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.

1 145 (53.11%) JavaScript
2 136 (49.82%) Agile
3 123 (45.05%) Git (software)
4 115 (42.12%) PHP
5 111 (40.66%) SQL
6 107 (39.19%) HTML
7 106 (38.83%) CSS
8 96 (35.16%) AWS
9 80 (29.30%) Java
9 80 (29.30%) MVC
10 77 (28.21%) Linux
10 77 (28.21%) Software Engineering
10 77 (28.21%) RESTful
11 76 (27.84%) Web Development
12 64 (23.44%) TDD
12 64 (23.44%) Scrum
13 61 (22.34%) JIRA
13 61 (22.34%) Mentoring
14 59 (21.61%) Marketing
15 57 (20.88%) .NET
15 57 (20.88%) Node.js
16 56 (20.51%) Laravel
17 55 (20.15%) CI/CD
18 53 (19.41%) Python
18 53 (19.41%) Full Stack Development
19 51 (18.68%) Degree
20 50 (18.32%) Azure
21 47 (17.22%) Unix
22 46 (16.85%) SQL Server
22 46 (16.85%) React

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 18 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (5.49%) CMS
3 13 (4.76%) Apache
4 12 (4.40%) WordPress
5 11 (4.03%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.30%) Confluence
7 8 (2.93%) Apache Spark
7 8 (2.93%) SAS
8 7 (2.56%) IIS
9 6 (2.20%) nginx
10 5 (1.83%) Apache Airflow
11 4 (1.47%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.37%) Drupal
12 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.10%) FileZilla
2 3 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (4.03%) Magento
2 6 (2.20%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (1.83%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 96 (35.16%) AWS
2 50 (18.32%) Azure
3 33 (12.09%) Amazon S3
4 32 (11.72%) AWS Lambda
4 32 (11.72%) Serverless
5 24 (8.79%) GitHub
6 23 (8.42%) Amazon ECS
7 19 (6.96%) OpenShift
8 18 (6.59%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (4.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 12 (4.40%) Google Analytics
9 12 (4.40%) Google Tag Manager
9 12 (4.40%) Power Platform
10 11 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (3.66%) Amazon EKS
12 9 (3.30%) GCP
13 8 (2.93%) IaaS
13 8 (2.93%) PaaS
14 7 (2.56%) Cloud Functions
15 6 (2.20%) Azure Monitor
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.09%) Internet
2 24 (8.79%) DNS
3 12 (4.40%) FTP
4 10 (3.66%) DKIM
4 10 (3.66%) DMARC
5 8 (2.93%) Firewall
6 5 (1.83%) HTTP
7 4 (1.47%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.10%) SMTP
8 3 (1.10%) SSH
9 2 (0.73%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.37%) DHCP
10 1 (0.37%) MPLS
10 1 (0.37%) NAS
10 1 (0.37%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.37%) RS-232
10 1 (0.37%) SAN
10 1 (0.37%) SD-WAN
10 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 45 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (16.12%) MongoDB
4 42 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 27 (9.89%) Relational Database
6 24 (8.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (8.06%) Redis
8 18 (6.59%) Amazon RDS
9 17 (6.23%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (5.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (4.40%) Power BI
12 9 (3.30%) Hadoop
12 9 (3.30%) MariaDB
12 9 (3.30%) MS Access
13 8 (2.93%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (2.93%) Apache Hive
13 8 (2.93%) Flink
13 8 (2.93%) Impala
13 8 (2.93%) Pentaho
13 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 123 (45.05%) Git (software)
2 61 (22.34%) JIRA
3 29 (10.62%) Jenkins
4 21 (7.69%) JUnit
5 16 (5.86%) webpack
6 15 (5.49%) GitLab
7 9 (3.30%) Babel
8 8 (2.93%) Ant
8 8 (2.93%) PHPUnit
8 8 (2.93%) Subversion
9 7 (2.56%) Bitbucket
9 7 (2.56%) Gradle
9 7 (2.56%) Maven
9 7 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.47%) ESLint
10 4 (1.47%) git-flow
11 3 (1.10%) Selenium
12 2 (0.73%) eggPlant
12 2 (0.73%) Gatling
12 2 (0.73%) SonarQube
General
1 59 (21.61%) Marketing
2 33 (12.09%) Games
3 26 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (8.42%) Manufacturing
4 23 (8.42%) Social Skills
5 17 (6.23%) Law
6 15 (5.49%) Finance
6 15 (5.49%) Public Sector
7 12 (4.40%) Publishing
8 9 (3.30%) Retail
9 8 (2.93%) Organisational Skills
10 7 (2.56%) Advertising
10 7 (2.56%) Electronics
10 7 (2.56%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.73%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.73%) Legal
11 2 (0.73%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 135 (49.45%) Developer
2 54 (19.78%) Senior Developer
3 39 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 38 (13.92%) Software Engineer
5 34 (12.45%) Java Developer
6 17 (6.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 17 (6.23%) Software Developer
7 16 (5.86%) Data Engineer
8 15 (5.49%) Web Developer
9 14 (5.13%) Java Engineer
9 14 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (4.40%) Creative Developer
11 12 (4.40%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (4.03%) Senior PHP Developer
12 11 (4.03%) Senior Software Developer
13 8 (2.93%) Senior DevOps
13 8 (2.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 7 (2.56%) Java Software Engineer
14 7 (2.56%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (39.19%) HTML
2 106 (38.83%) CSS
3 77 (28.21%) RESTful
4 57 (20.88%) .NET
4 57 (20.88%) Node.js
5 56 (20.51%) Laravel
6 46 (16.85%) React
7 42 (15.38%) HTML5
8 36 (13.19%) Spring
9 35 (12.82%) Spring Boot
10 33 (12.09%) Sass
11 29 (10.62%) CSS3
12 27 (9.89%) jQuery
13 24 (8.79%) Vue.js
14 21 (7.69%) ASP.NET
14 21 (7.69%) Spring MVC
14 21 (7.69%) Thymeleaf
15 20 (7.33%) XML
16 18 (6.59%) Next.js
16 18 (6.59%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.36%) Data Structures
2 25 (9.16%) Algorithms
3 24 (8.79%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (5.49%) W3C
5 12 (4.40%) Social Media
6 10 (3.66%) Cloud Native
6 10 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.93%) Private Cloud
7 8 (2.93%) User Experience
8 7 (2.56%) Life Science
9 6 (2.20%) Over-the-Top Content
10 5 (1.83%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.47%) NHS
11 4 (1.47%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.10%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.10%) IoT
13 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.73%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (28.21%) Linux
2 47 (17.22%) Unix
3 11 (4.03%) Windows
4 7 (2.56%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.83%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.10%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.73%) CentOS
7 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.37%) Android
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) Debian
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (49.82%) Agile
2 80 (29.30%) MVC
3 77 (28.21%) Software Engineering
4 76 (27.84%) Web Development
5 64 (23.44%) Scrum
5 64 (23.44%) TDD
6 61 (22.34%) Mentoring
7 55 (20.15%) CI/CD
8 53 (19.41%) Full Stack Development
9 43 (15.75%) Microservices
10 41 (15.02%) DevOps
10 41 (15.02%) Problem-Solving
11 33 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (12.09%) Test Automation
12 32 (11.72%) Computer Science
13 30 (10.99%) Digital Marketing
14 28 (10.26%) Analytics
15 27 (9.89%) E-Commerce
16 24 (8.79%) Software Delivery
17 22 (8.06%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 145 (53.11%) JavaScript
2 115 (42.12%) PHP
3 111 (40.66%) SQL
4 80 (29.30%) Java
5 53 (19.41%) Python
6 27 (9.89%) TypeScript
7 26 (9.52%) Bash
8 25 (9.16%) C#
9 23 (8.42%) Ruby
10 20 (7.33%) T-SQL
11 17 (6.23%) PowerShell
12 16 (5.86%) ES6
13 15 (5.49%) Perl
14 14 (5.13%) XAML
15 12 (4.40%) PL/SQL
16 11 (4.03%) Shell Script
17 9 (3.30%) VB
18 7 (2.56%) C++
18 7 (2.56%) VBA
19 6 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (18.68%) Degree
2 15 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.83%) Accessibility
2 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (1.10%) QA
3 2 (0.73%) GDPR
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (15.02%) Docker
2 6 (2.20%) HDFS
2 6 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (0.37%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.37%) iptables
Systems Management
1 22 (8.06%) Kibana
2 18 (6.59%) Kubernetes
3 15 (5.49%) Ansible
4 11 (4.03%) Terraform
5 6 (2.20%) ZABBIX
6 5 (1.83%) Puppet
7 3 (1.10%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.73%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.37%) Grafana
Vendors
1 33 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.16%) Google
3 19 (6.96%) Oracle
4 13 (4.76%) Adobe
5 10 (3.66%) Sun
6 9 (3.30%) Informatica
7 8 (2.93%) LexisNexis
7 8 (2.93%) New Relic
8 7 (2.56%) SAP
8 7 (2.56%) Talend
9 6 (2.20%) AppDynamics
9 6 (2.20%) VMware
10 3 (1.10%) Facebook
10 3 (1.10%) Sybase
11 2 (0.73%) Apple
11 2 (0.73%) Databricks
11 2 (0.73%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.73%) PayPal
12 1 (0.37%) Cisco
12 1 (0.37%) Nimble Storage