Period
to 2 July 2020

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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > Midlands
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 63 68
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -33
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 226 486 635
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.71% 4.03% 4.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.87% 14.96% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 212 492 599
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 1,630 3,248 4,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 26.75% 26.95% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,405 2,611 3,650
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2 July 2020.

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 2 July 2020. 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 -21 127 £42,500 +6.25% 38
East Midlands +24 97 £40,000 +6.67% 25
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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.

1 131 (57.96%) PHP
2 114 (50.44%) HTML
3 111 (49.12%) JavaScript
4 98 (43.36%) CSS
5 75 (33.19%) Linux
6 72 (31.86%) Git (software)
7 69 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (28.76%) AngularJS
9 54 (23.89%) AWS
10 50 (22.12%) .NET
11 48 (21.24%) SQL Server
12 47 (20.80%) SQL
13 46 (20.35%) Microsoft
14 44 (19.47%) C#
15 41 (18.14%) HTML5
16 40 (17.70%) Web Development
17 38 (16.81%) OO
18 37 (16.37%) jQuery
19 34 (15.04%) Java
20 33 (14.60%) MVC
20 33 (14.60%) Azure
21 32 (14.16%) Laravel
22 30 (13.27%) DevOps
23 29 (12.83%) Node.js
24 28 (12.39%) OOP
24 28 (12.39%) E-Commerce
24 28 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
25 27 (11.95%) LAMP
25 27 (11.95%) Scrum
26 26 (11.50%) JIRA

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 (7.96%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (5.31%) Apache
3 10 (4.42%) CMS
3 10 (4.42%) WordPress
4 9 (3.98%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.65%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.65%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.21%) nginx
6 5 (2.21%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.77%) Confluence
7 4 (1.77%) IIS
8 2 (0.88%) JBoss
9 1 (0.44%) Liferay
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.44%) PrestaShop
9 1 (0.44%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (6.64%) Magento
2 5 (2.21%) OpenCart
2 5 (2.21%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.77%) Eikon
4 3 (1.33%) Shopify
5 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.88%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (23.89%) AWS
2 33 (14.60%) Azure
3 20 (8.85%) SaaS
4 18 (7.96%) PaaS
5 16 (7.08%) AWS Lambda
5 16 (7.08%) Serverless
6 11 (4.87%) Amazon ECS
6 11 (4.87%) Amazon S3
7 10 (4.42%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (3.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 9 (3.98%) IaaS
9 6 (2.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (2.65%) npm
10 5 (2.21%) GitHub
11 4 (1.77%) Amazon EKS
11 4 (1.77%) GCP
12 3 (1.33%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (1.33%) Loggly
13 2 (0.88%) Yarn
13 2 (0.88%) ZenHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.10%) Intranet
2 5 (2.21%) HTTP
3 4 (1.77%) DNS
3 4 (1.77%) Extranet
3 4 (1.77%) Internet
4 3 (1.33%) AMQP
4 3 (1.33%) SAN
4 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.88%) Firewall
5 2 (0.88%) MPLS
5 2 (0.88%) SMS
5 2 (0.88%) VPN
5 2 (0.88%) WAN
5 2 (0.88%) Wireless
6 1 (0.44%) CTI
6 1 (0.44%) Network Security
6 1 (0.44%) PPP
6 1 (0.44%) SSH
6 1 (0.44%) SSL
6 1 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.24%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.06%) MongoDB
3 22 (9.73%) Relational Database
4 21 (9.29%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (6.64%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (4.87%) Big Data
6 11 (4.87%) Redis
7 7 (3.10%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.65%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.21%) Amazon Aurora
10 4 (1.77%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.77%) BigQuery
10 4 (1.77%) Flink
10 4 (1.77%) HBase
10 4 (1.77%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 72 (31.86%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.50%) JIRA
3 22 (9.73%) Jenkins
4 14 (6.19%) GitLab
4 14 (6.19%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.54%) Bitbucket
5 8 (3.54%) Subversion
6 4 (1.77%) Postman
6 4 (1.77%) Selenium
6 4 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.77%) webpack
7 3 (1.33%) Capybara
7 3 (1.33%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.33%) JUnit
7 3 (1.33%) minitest
7 3 (1.33%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.33%) RSpec
8 2 (0.88%) Gradle
8 2 (0.88%) PuPHPet
8 2 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (5.75%) Retail
2 12 (5.31%) Digital Economy
3 10 (4.42%) Finance
4 4 (1.77%) Games
4 4 (1.77%) Law
5 2 (0.88%) Advertising
5 2 (0.88%) Automotive
5 2 (0.88%) Back Office
5 2 (0.88%) Banking
5 2 (0.88%) Marketing
5 2 (0.88%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 147 (65.04%) Developer
2 68 (30.09%) PHP Developer
3 31 (13.72%) Web Developer
4 30 (13.27%) Senior Developer
5 21 (9.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 20 (8.85%) PHP Web Developer
7 14 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (5.75%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.31%) Lead Developer
9 12 (5.31%) Software Engineer
10 11 (4.87%) C++ Developer
11 9 (3.98%) Analyst
11 9 (3.98%) Magento Developer
12 8 (3.54%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.54%) DBA
12 8 (3.54%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.54%) Senior PHP Developer
13 7 (3.10%) Architect
13 7 (3.10%) Support Analyst
14 6 (2.65%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (50.44%) HTML
2 98 (43.36%) CSS
3 65 (28.76%) AngularJS
4 50 (22.12%) .NET
5 41 (18.14%) HTML5
6 37 (16.37%) jQuery
7 32 (14.16%) Laravel
8 29 (12.83%) Node.js
9 27 (11.95%) LAMP
10 26 (11.50%) REST
11 25 (11.06%) RabbitMQ
12 24 (10.62%) ASP.NET
13 22 (9.73%) Ajax
13 22 (9.73%) Symfony
14 21 (9.29%) SOAP
15 20 (8.85%) CSS3
15 20 (8.85%) Web Services
16 19 (8.41%) .NET Framework
17 18 (7.96%) .NET Core
17 18 (7.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.50%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (9.73%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (5.31%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.98%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (3.98%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.65%) Replication
7 5 (2.21%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.21%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.21%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.21%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.77%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.33%) User Experience
9 3 (1.33%) Xbox
10 2 (0.88%) Clustering
10 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.88%) NHS
10 2 (0.88%) PKI
11 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 75 (33.19%) Linux
2 22 (9.73%) Windows
3 20 (8.85%) Unix
4 13 (5.75%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.10%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.65%) CentOS
7 3 (1.33%) HPUX
8 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (17.70%) Web Development
3 38 (16.81%) OO
4 33 (14.60%) MVC
5 30 (13.27%) DevOps
6 28 (12.39%) E-Commerce
6 28 (12.39%) OOP
6 28 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (11.95%) Scrum
8 25 (11.06%) TDD
9 24 (10.62%) OO PHP
10 21 (9.29%) Software Engineering
11 19 (8.41%) Mentoring
11 19 (8.41%) Unit Testing
12 17 (7.52%) Test Automation
13 13 (5.75%) ITIL
13 13 (5.75%) SDLC
14 12 (5.31%) Analytics
14 12 (5.31%) ERP
14 12 (5.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (57.96%) PHP
2 111 (49.12%) JavaScript
3 47 (20.80%) SQL
4 44 (19.47%) C#
5 34 (15.04%) Java
6 25 (11.06%) Python
7 21 (9.29%) C++
8 12 (5.31%) PHP 7
8 12 (5.31%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.42%) C
10 6 (2.65%) Embedded C
10 6 (2.65%) Perl
11 4 (1.77%) Ruby
11 4 (1.77%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.33%) Scala
13 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.88%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (0.88%) Pascal
13 2 (0.88%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (4.87%) Degree
2 6 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.77%) HNC
4 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.88%) MCSA
6 1 (0.44%) HND
6 1 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.19%) GDPR
1 14 (6.19%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (9.29%) Docker
2 12 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.10%) vSphere
4 4 (1.77%) Varnish
5 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.44%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.21%) Kubernetes
1 5 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.77%) Puppet
3 3 (1.33%) Fluentd
3 3 (1.33%) Terraform
4 2 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (0.88%) Netcool
4 2 (0.88%) OpenView
5 1 (0.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.44%) MIIS
5 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (20.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.06%) Oracle
3 13 (5.75%) VMware
4 10 (4.42%) Atlassian
5 7 (3.10%) Google
6 6 (2.65%) Zend
7 5 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.77%) Capita
8 4 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.33%) HP
9 3 (1.33%) Percona
9 3 (1.33%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.33%) Splunk
10 2 (0.88%) BMC
10 2 (0.88%) Cisco
10 2 (0.88%) Remedy
10 2 (0.88%) Sage
10 2 (0.88%) Spotify
11 1 (0.44%) hybris
11 1 (0.44%) RedPrairie