Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 34 39
Rank change year-on-year -54 +5 +4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 422 996 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.52% 6.71% 6.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.14% 22.30% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 370 868 884
Midlands median annual salary £42,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.71% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 3,212 4,467 4,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 26.80% 30.10% 28.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,550 3,791 3,991
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,000 £61,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -42 312 £43,250 +23.57% 86
East Midlands -64 110 £34,000 -7.59% 63
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 216 (51.18%) JavaScript
1 216 (51.18%) PHP
2 215 (50.95%) CSS
3 213 (50.47%) HTML
4 165 (39.10%) Linux
5 162 (38.39%) SQL
6 125 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
7 109 (25.83%) Java
8 95 (22.51%) Web Development
9 93 (22.04%) AngularJS
10 90 (21.33%) Laravel
11 84 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
12 80 (18.96%) Git (software)
13 74 (17.54%) Windows
14 70 (16.59%) C#
15 69 (16.35%) MongoDB
16 67 (15.88%) jQuery
17 64 (15.17%) MVC
18 62 (14.69%) HTML5
19 60 (14.22%) Degree
19 60 (14.22%) PostgreSQL
20 57 (13.51%) TDD
20 57 (13.51%) SQL Server
21 56 (13.27%) OO
21 56 (13.27%) NoSQL
22 53 (12.56%) QA
23 50 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
24 49 (11.61%) LAMP
24 49 (11.61%) .NET
24 49 (11.61%) Microsoft

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 28 (6.64%) Apache
2 23 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 23 (5.45%) WordPress
3 20 (4.74%) CMS
4 19 (4.50%) MS Exchange
5 17 (4.03%) Confluence
5 17 (4.03%) nginx
6 16 (3.79%) IIS
7 10 (2.37%) JBoss
8 8 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.66%) Joomla!
9 7 (1.66%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.18%) Drupal
10 5 (1.18%) eZ Publish
10 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.95%) Moodle
11 4 (0.95%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 4 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.71%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.84%) Magento
2 4 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (4.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (4.74%) Amazon S3
6 19 (4.50%) npm
7 16 (3.79%) NuGet
7 16 (3.79%) SaaS
8 12 (2.84%) IaaS
8 12 (2.84%) PaaS
9 10 (2.37%) GitHub
10 9 (2.13%) Route 53
11 7 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (1.18%) MailChimp
13 4 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.71%) Slack
15 2 (0.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.69%) Internet
2 15 (3.55%) DNS
3 14 (3.32%) LAN
4 13 (3.08%) WAN
5 12 (2.84%) VLAN
6 7 (1.66%) SSH
6 7 (1.66%) VoIP
7 5 (1.18%) FTP
7 5 (1.18%) SSL
7 5 (1.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.95%) HTTP
8 4 (0.95%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.95%) OpenVPN
9 3 (0.71%) Firewall
10 2 (0.47%) Intranet
10 2 (0.47%) SAN
10 2 (0.47%) Skype
11 1 (0.24%) ISDN
11 1 (0.24%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (16.35%) MongoDB
2 60 (14.22%) PostgreSQL
3 57 (13.51%) SQL Server
4 56 (13.27%) NoSQL
5 48 (11.37%) DB2
6 35 (8.29%) Amazon RDS
7 33 (7.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 27 (6.40%) Redis
9 24 (5.69%) Relational Database
10 21 (4.98%) SQLite
11 8 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.66%) Big Data
12 7 (1.66%) Informix
13 6 (1.42%) InterSystems Cache
14 5 (1.18%) Amazon Aurora
14 5 (1.18%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 80 (18.96%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.21%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.50%) Visual Studio
4 16 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (3.79%) Visual Studio Code
5 15 (3.55%) JUnit
6 13 (3.08%) Selenium
7 12 (2.84%) Cucumber
7 12 (2.84%) JIRA
8 11 (2.61%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.13%) SoapUI
10 7 (1.66%) Maven
11 5 (1.18%) Concordion
11 5 (1.18%) FitNesse
12 4 (0.95%) Gradle
12 4 (0.95%) gulp
12 4 (0.95%) HP UFT
12 4 (0.95%) Subversion
13 3 (0.71%) Grunt
13 3 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 27 (6.40%) Finance
2 22 (5.21%) Retail
3 20 (4.74%) Marketing
4 13 (3.08%) Back Office
5 12 (2.84%) Advertising
6 11 (2.61%) Automotive
7 8 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.47%) Banking
9 2 (0.47%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 268 (63.51%) Developer
2 95 (22.51%) PHP Developer
3 52 (12.32%) Web Developer
4 43 (10.19%) Architect
4 43 (10.19%) Senior Developer
5 33 (7.82%) Full Stack Developer
6 30 (7.11%) Java Developer
7 28 (6.64%) Lead Developer
8 27 (6.40%) Software Developer
9 25 (5.92%) DevOps Engineer
10 23 (5.45%) DBA
11 21 (4.98%) Analyst
11 21 (4.98%) Database Architect
12 19 (4.50%) .NET Developer
13 17 (4.03%) Administrator
13 17 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (3.55%) PHP Web Developer
15 14 (3.32%) Software Engineer
16 13 (3.08%) Junior
16 13 (3.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (50.95%) CSS
2 213 (50.47%) HTML
3 93 (22.04%) AngularJS
4 90 (21.33%) Laravel
5 67 (15.88%) jQuery
6 62 (14.69%) HTML5
7 49 (11.61%) .NET
7 49 (11.61%) LAMP
8 48 (11.37%) Sass
9 44 (10.43%) CSS3
9 44 (10.43%) Web Services
10 42 (9.95%) Node.js
10 42 (9.95%) Vue.js
11 41 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 41 (9.72%) XML
12 38 (9.00%) SOAP
13 37 (8.77%) REST
13 37 (8.77%) Spring
14 34 (8.06%) React
15 30 (7.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (7.11%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (4.50%) Clustering
3 19 (4.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 19 (4.50%) User Experience
4 17 (4.03%) CCTV
5 14 (3.32%) Data Structures
6 13 (3.08%) Internet of Things
6 13 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.84%) Replication
8 10 (2.37%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.66%) NHS
10 6 (1.42%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.18%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.18%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.95%) AS400
12 4 (0.95%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.71%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 165 (39.10%) Linux
2 74 (17.54%) Windows
3 34 (8.06%) Unix
4 22 (5.21%) Windows Server
5 18 (4.27%) Windows 10
6 7 (1.66%) CentOS
7 6 (1.42%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.95%) Solaris
9 3 (0.71%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.47%) Android
10 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.24%) Debian
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (29.62%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (22.51%) Web Development
3 64 (15.17%) MVC
4 57 (13.51%) TDD
5 56 (13.27%) OO
6 50 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
7 48 (11.37%) Scrum
8 47 (11.14%) Software Engineering
9 44 (10.43%) OOP
10 39 (9.24%) High Availability
11 35 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (7.82%) Microservices
13 33 (7.82%) SDLC
14 30 (7.11%) Computer Science
14 30 (7.11%) DevOps
15 28 (6.64%) E-Commerce
15 28 (6.64%) Technical Leadership
16 26 (6.16%) Change Management
17 24 (5.69%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 216 (51.18%) JavaScript
1 216 (51.18%) PHP
2 162 (38.39%) SQL
3 109 (25.83%) Java
4 70 (16.59%) C#
5 48 (11.37%) Python
6 23 (5.45%) Bash Shell
7 18 (4.27%) Ruby
8 15 (3.55%) Java 8
9 11 (2.61%) C++
10 7 (1.66%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.66%) VB
11 6 (1.42%) C
12 5 (1.18%) Perl
12 5 (1.18%) Scala
12 5 (1.18%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.18%) TypeScript
13 4 (0.95%) ES6
13 4 (0.95%) Groovy
13 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (14.22%) Degree
2 16 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.84%) CCA
3 12 (2.84%) CCAA
3 12 (2.84%) CCNA
3 12 (2.84%) CCNP
3 12 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (2.84%) VCAP
3 12 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (1.90%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.18%) HNC
7 4 (0.95%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.95%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.47%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.47%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.24%) RHCE
9 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.56%) QA
2 12 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.13%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 42 (9.95%) Docker
2 11 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.18%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.95%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.47%) KVM
5 2 (0.47%) pfSense
6 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.24%) iptables
6 1 (0.24%) Postfix
6 1 (0.24%) Varnish
6 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (6.16%) Ansible
2 25 (5.92%) Puppet
3 20 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (3.79%) Linux-HA
5 9 (2.13%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.42%) Terraform
7 5 (1.18%) cPanel
7 5 (1.18%) Packer
8 4 (0.95%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.95%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.47%) SCCM
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.24%) Nagios
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.24%) SELinux
10 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 45 (10.66%) Oracle
3 27 (6.40%) VMware
4 23 (5.45%) Zend
5 20 (4.74%) Atlassian
6 19 (4.50%) Citrix
7 18 (4.27%) HP
8 14 (3.32%) Cisco
9 12 (2.84%) BT
10 8 (1.90%) Fujitsu
11 7 (1.66%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.66%) Sybase
12 6 (1.42%) Google
13 5 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.95%) Adobe
15 3 (0.71%) Northgate
15 3 (0.71%) Tableau
16 2 (0.47%) Apple
16 2 (0.47%) SAP