Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 77 30
Rank change year-on-year +22 -47 +7
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 498 470 1,069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.45% 3.69% 7.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.58% 13.47% 23.07%
Number of salaries quoted 460 412 959
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +20.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,775 £23,250
90th Percentile £56,375 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +6.82% -2.22%

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 3,004 3,489 4,633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 26.83% 27.40% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,631 2,842 3,979
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 2019. 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 0 290 £40,000 -7.51% 96
East Midlands +47 205 £37,500 +8.70% 54
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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.

1 304 (61.04%) PHP
2 273 (54.82%) JavaScript
3 233 (46.79%) CSS
4 213 (42.77%) HTML
5 193 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
6 167 (33.53%) AngularJS
7 126 (25.30%) MVC
8 125 (25.10%) jQuery
9 121 (24.30%) Git (software)
10 117 (23.49%) OO
11 114 (22.89%) C#
12 112 (22.49%) SQL
13 110 (22.09%) Laravel
14 103 (20.68%) Web Development
15 99 (19.88%) .NET
16 95 (19.08%) Linux
17 89 (17.87%) Scrum
18 84 (16.87%) OOP
19 77 (15.46%) AWS
20 71 (14.26%) LAMP
20 71 (14.26%) TDD
20 71 (14.26%) SQL Server
21 68 (13.65%) Symfony
21 68 (13.65%) OO PHP
22 66 (13.25%) Web Services
23 63 (12.65%) ASP.NET
23 63 (12.65%) Java
23 63 (12.65%) HTML5
23 63 (12.65%) Greenfield Project
24 59 (11.85%) Node.js

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 41 (8.23%) Apache
2 24 (4.82%) WordPress
3 14 (2.81%) CMS
4 12 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.20%) Drupal
5 6 (1.20%) IIS
5 6 (1.20%) SAS
5 6 (1.20%) TPMS
6 5 (1.00%) Confluence
6 5 (1.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.80%) JBoss
7 4 (0.80%) nginx
7 4 (0.80%) PrestaShop
7 4 (0.80%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.20%) InDesign
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Magento
2 5 (1.00%) NetSuite
2 5 (1.00%) OpenCart
3 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.60%) Shopify
4 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 77 (15.46%) AWS
2 33 (6.63%) Azure
3 26 (5.22%) SaaS
4 19 (3.82%) GCP
5 14 (2.81%) GitHub
5 14 (2.81%) Serverless
6 10 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (1.41%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (1.00%) npm
9 4 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.80%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.60%) Apigee
10 3 (0.60%) Office 365
11 2 (0.40%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.40%) Boomi
11 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.40%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.02%) Internet
2 9 (1.81%) Extranet
2 9 (1.81%) Intranet
3 5 (1.00%) SSH
4 4 (0.80%) HTTP
5 3 (0.60%) SAN
5 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.60%) tcpdump
5 3 (0.60%) VPN
6 2 (0.40%) LAN
6 2 (0.40%) WAN
6 2 (0.40%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.20%) DNS
7 1 (0.20%) Firewall
7 1 (0.20%) FTP
7 1 (0.20%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.20%) Network Security
7 1 (0.20%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.20%) RTMP
7 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.04%) Relational Database
3 42 (8.43%) MongoDB
4 31 (6.22%) SQLite
5 28 (5.62%) Big Data
6 24 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (3.82%) MariaDB
8 17 (3.41%) Amazon Aurora
9 11 (2.21%) NoSQL
10 10 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.01%) Redis
10 10 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.61%) QlikView
12 8 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.41%) BigQuery
13 7 (1.41%) Power BI
13 7 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 121 (24.30%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.43%) Jenkins
3 28 (5.62%) JIRA
4 24 (4.82%) Selenium
5 20 (4.02%) PHPUnit
6 19 (3.82%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.21%) Maven
8 14 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (2.41%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.61%) GitLab
11 7 (1.41%) Ant
11 7 (1.41%) Gradle
11 7 (1.41%) Protractor
11 7 (1.41%) SonarQube
11 7 (1.41%) Subversion
12 6 (1.20%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.80%) JMeter
13 4 (0.80%) JUnit
13 4 (0.80%) Xdebug
14 3 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (7.03%) Finance
2 29 (5.82%) Retail
3 24 (4.82%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.21%) Marketing
5 9 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.00%) Banking
7 4 (0.80%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.60%) Advertising
8 3 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 400 (80.32%) Developer
2 223 (44.78%) PHP Developer
3 77 (15.46%) Full Stack Developer
4 75 (15.06%) Senior Developer
5 39 (7.83%) Software Developer
6 26 (5.22%) Java Developer
7 25 (5.02%) .NET Developer
8 23 (4.62%) Web Developer
9 22 (4.42%) Senior PHP Developer
10 19 (3.82%) C# Developer
11 18 (3.61%) Lead Developer
12 14 (2.81%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (2.81%) Junior
13 13 (2.61%) Consultant
13 13 (2.61%) PHP Web Developer
13 13 (2.61%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (2.61%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (2.41%) Data Engineer
15 11 (2.21%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
15 11 (2.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (46.79%) CSS
2 213 (42.77%) HTML
3 167 (33.53%) AngularJS
4 125 (25.10%) jQuery
5 110 (22.09%) Laravel
6 99 (19.88%) .NET
7 71 (14.26%) LAMP
8 68 (13.65%) Symfony
9 66 (13.25%) Web Services
10 63 (12.65%) ASP.NET
10 63 (12.65%) HTML5
11 59 (11.85%) Node.js
12 57 (11.45%) RESTful
13 47 (9.44%) Ajax
14 46 (9.24%) Spring
15 41 (8.23%) Vue.js
16 37 (7.43%) CSS3
17 36 (7.23%) REST
18 35 (7.03%) .NET Core
19 34 (6.83%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.65%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (6.63%) Mobile App
3 22 (4.42%) Data Structures
4 17 (3.41%) Algorithms
5 14 (2.81%) User Experience
6 13 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (2.61%) Virtual Team
7 11 (2.21%) NHS
8 10 (2.01%) iSeries
8 10 (2.01%) Replication
8 10 (2.01%) SCADA
9 9 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (1.81%) AS400
9 9 (1.81%) Clustering
10 8 (1.61%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.20%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.00%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.00%) e-Learning
12 5 (1.00%) Life Science
13 4 (0.80%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 95 (19.08%) Linux
2 23 (4.62%) Windows
3 16 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.61%) Unix
5 11 (2.21%) CentOS
6 7 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.20%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.40%) HPUX
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) Android
9 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (25.30%) MVC
3 117 (23.49%) OO
4 103 (20.68%) Web Development
5 89 (17.87%) Scrum
6 84 (16.87%) OOP
7 71 (14.26%) TDD
8 68 (13.65%) OO PHP
9 53 (10.64%) Mentoring
10 52 (10.44%) Unit Testing
11 45 (9.04%) DevOps
12 41 (8.23%) E-Commerce
12 41 (8.23%) Front End Development
13 38 (7.63%) SDLC
14 34 (6.83%) Software Engineering
15 28 (5.62%) Microservices
15 28 (5.62%) Problem-Solving
16 26 (5.22%) Test Automation
17 22 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (4.02%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 304 (61.04%) PHP
2 273 (54.82%) JavaScript
3 114 (22.89%) C#
4 112 (22.49%) SQL
5 63 (12.65%) Java
6 48 (9.64%) Python
7 19 (3.82%) C
8 18 (3.61%) PHP 7
9 17 (3.41%) C++
10 12 (2.41%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.21%) PHP 5
12 9 (1.81%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.61%) ES6
13 8 (1.61%) Ruby
14 6 (1.20%) Go
14 6 (1.20%) Scala
15 5 (1.00%) Elixir
16 4 (0.80%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (8.03%) Degree
2 15 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.40%) HNC
4 2 (0.40%) MCSA
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.40%) PMP
5 1 (0.20%) HND
5 1 (0.20%) MCIPD
5 1 (0.20%) MCSE
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.62%) QA
2 7 (1.41%) GDPR
3 1 (0.20%) HL7
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (8.43%) Docker
2 12 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.40%) vCloud
4 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (2.41%) Puppet
2 11 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.61%) Ansible
4 6 (1.20%) Nagios
5 5 (1.00%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.40%) Icinga
7 2 (0.40%) Netcool
7 2 (0.40%) OpenView
7 2 (0.40%) SCCM
7 2 (0.40%) Terraform
7 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.20%) Opsview
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.20%) Packer
8 1 (0.20%) Salt
8 1 (0.20%) SCOM
8 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (8.03%) Microsoft
1 40 (8.03%) Oracle
2 29 (5.82%) Zend
3 21 (4.22%) Atlassian
4 15 (3.01%) Google
5 12 (2.41%) IBM
6 11 (2.21%) Tableau
7 9 (1.81%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.00%) VMware
9 4 (0.80%) Adobe
9 4 (0.80%) Cisco
9 4 (0.80%) HP
9 4 (0.80%) Percona
10 3 (0.60%) CA
10 3 (0.60%) F5
10 3 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.60%) WooCommerce
10 3 (0.60%) WSO2
11 2 (0.40%) Remedy
11 2 (0.40%) TIBCO