Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > North of England
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 59 37
Rank change year-on-year +7 -22 +4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 489 946 1,553
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 4.71% 4.80% 6.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.76% 18.30% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 493 861 1,442
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £27,450
90th Percentile £60,516 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £49,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.74% +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 North of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,917 5,170 7,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 28.08% 26.22% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,463 4,206 6,412
Median annual salary £46,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.75% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the North of England

MySQL
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MySQL in the North of England.

Salary trend for MySQL in the North of England

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in the North of England over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for MySQL in the North of England

MySQL
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the North of England region over the 6 months to 13 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
North West -14 248 £45,000 +5.88% 53
Yorkshire +36 178 £45,000 +11.80% 45
North East +22 63 £45,000 - 12
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 13 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 North of England region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 297 (60.74%) PHP
2 281 (57.46%) JavaScript
3 160 (32.72%) HTML
4 156 (31.90%) CSS
5 145 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (26.18%) Git (software)
7 119 (24.34%) Laravel
8 115 (23.52%) SQL
9 111 (22.70%) Docker
10 105 (21.47%) Linux
11 102 (20.86%) AWS
12 101 (20.65%) Python
13 91 (18.61%) MVC
14 84 (17.18%) jQuery
15 82 (16.77%) DevOps
16 80 (16.36%) E-Commerce
17 79 (16.16%) Java
18 77 (15.75%) Web Development
19 75 (15.34%) OO
20 72 (14.72%) React
21 70 (14.31%) SQL Server
22 63 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
23 62 (12.68%) OOP
23 62 (12.68%) NoSQL
24 59 (12.07%) Node.js
25 58 (11.86%) Mobile App
26 57 (11.66%) PostgreSQL
27 56 (11.45%) C#
27 56 (11.45%) JIRA
28 53 (10.84%) Marketing

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 39 (7.98%) Apache
2 17 (3.48%) OpenStack
3 16 (3.27%) CMS
3 16 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (3.07%) Confluence
5 14 (2.86%) WordPress
6 12 (2.45%) nginx
6 12 (2.45%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.04%) ExpressionEngine
8 7 (1.43%) Drupal
8 7 (1.43%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.23%) IIS
9 6 (1.23%) Liferay
9 6 (1.23%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.02%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.02%) SilverStripe
10 5 (1.02%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) Sketch
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (6.75%) Magento
2 9 (1.84%) Shopify
3 3 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 102 (20.86%) AWS
2 53 (10.84%) SaaS
3 46 (9.41%) Azure
4 25 (5.11%) GCP
5 20 (4.09%) GitHub
6 17 (3.48%) Power Platform
7 14 (2.86%) Amazon ECS
7 14 (2.86%) IaaS
8 12 (2.45%) Office 365
9 10 (2.04%) AWS CodeBuild
9 10 (2.04%) AWS CodePipeline
10 9 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (1.64%) Slack
12 7 (1.43%) Serverless
13 6 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (1.23%) Amazon S3
13 6 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
13 6 (1.23%) Route 53
14 5 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.07%) Firewall
2 11 (2.25%) DNS
3 10 (2.04%) SAN
3 10 (2.04%) SSL
4 7 (1.43%) LAN
4 7 (1.43%) WAN
5 6 (1.23%) NAS
5 6 (1.23%) Skype
5 6 (1.23%) VoIP
6 5 (1.02%) DHCP
6 5 (1.02%) Internet
6 5 (1.02%) RFID
7 4 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
7 4 (0.82%) PBX
7 4 (0.82%) SMPP
7 4 (0.82%) SMS
8 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.61%) VLAN
9 2 (0.41%) RTP
9 2 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (14.31%) SQL Server
2 62 (12.68%) NoSQL
3 57 (11.66%) PostgreSQL
4 51 (10.43%) Redis
5 45 (9.20%) Relational Database
6 39 (7.98%) MongoDB
7 17 (3.48%) Amazon Aurora
7 17 (3.48%) Power BI
8 13 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (2.45%) MariaDB
10 10 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (1.84%) Big Data
11 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.64%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.23%) GIS
14 5 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.82%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 128 (26.18%) Git (software)
2 56 (11.45%) JIRA
3 43 (8.79%) PHPUnit
4 29 (5.93%) Subversion
5 28 (5.73%) Bitbucket
6 21 (4.29%) Jenkins
7 15 (3.07%) Maven
8 12 (2.45%) Selenium
8 12 (2.45%) Vagrant
8 12 (2.45%) webpack
9 11 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (1.84%) Babel
10 9 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (1.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 5 (1.02%) GitLab
12 5 (1.02%) JIRA Agile
12 5 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.82%) gulp
13 4 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 53 (10.84%) Marketing
2 39 (7.98%) Finance
3 35 (7.16%) Retail
4 22 (4.50%) Games
5 10 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.84%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.43%) Automotive
8 6 (1.23%) Publishing
9 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.41%) Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 344 (70.35%) Developer
2 182 (37.22%) PHP Developer
3 52 (10.63%) Senior Developer
4 35 (7.16%) Web Developer
5 30 (6.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 28 (5.73%) Full Stack Developer
6 28 (5.73%) Software Engineer
7 25 (5.11%) Senior PHP Developer
8 24 (4.91%) .NET Developer
9 23 (4.70%) Java Developer
9 23 (4.70%) Software Developer
10 22 (4.50%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (4.50%) PHP Web Developer
11 19 (3.89%) PHP Software Engineer
12 18 (3.68%) AWS Engineer
12 18 (3.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 18 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
13 17 (3.48%) Lead Developer
14 16 (3.27%) Administrator
15 15 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (32.72%) HTML
2 156 (31.90%) CSS
3 119 (24.34%) Laravel
4 84 (17.18%) jQuery
5 72 (14.72%) React
6 59 (12.07%) Node.js
7 52 (10.63%) AngularJS
7 52 (10.63%) LAMP
8 51 (10.43%) .NET
9 50 (10.22%) Symfony
10 47 (9.61%) Web Services
11 45 (9.20%) HTML5
12 43 (8.79%) Vue.js
13 40 (8.18%) REST
14 32 (6.54%) CSS3
15 31 (6.34%) Redux
16 29 (5.93%) RESTful
17 28 (5.73%) XML
18 26 (5.32%) CodeIgniter
19 25 (5.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.86%) Mobile App
2 46 (9.41%) User Experience
3 28 (5.73%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.27%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.27%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (2.45%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.64%) Blog
7 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.23%) Life Science
9 4 (0.82%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.82%) NHS
10 3 (0.61%) BBC
11 2 (0.41%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.41%) Cyber Defence
11 2 (0.41%) FMCG
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Licensing
12 1 (0.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 105 (21.47%) Linux
2 44 (9.00%) Windows
3 24 (4.91%) CentOS
4 19 (3.89%) Android
4 19 (3.89%) Ubuntu
4 19 (3.89%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.48%) Unix
6 12 (2.45%) Debian
7 11 (2.25%) FreeBSD
7 11 (2.25%) FreeNAS
8 8 (1.64%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.23%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (18.61%) MVC
3 82 (16.77%) DevOps
4 80 (16.36%) E-Commerce
5 77 (15.75%) Web Development
6 75 (15.34%) OO
7 63 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
8 62 (12.68%) OOP
9 51 (10.43%) SDLC
10 47 (9.61%) Software Engineering
11 43 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (8.59%) TDD
13 41 (8.38%) Front End Development
14 34 (6.95%) Open Source
15 31 (6.34%) Computer Science
16 30 (6.13%) Configuration Management
16 30 (6.13%) Mentoring
16 30 (6.13%) Microservices
16 30 (6.13%) Scrum
17 27 (5.52%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 297 (60.74%) PHP
2 281 (57.46%) JavaScript
3 115 (23.52%) SQL
4 101 (20.65%) Python
5 79 (16.16%) Java
6 56 (11.45%) C#
7 31 (6.34%) Bash Shell
8 25 (5.11%) PHP 7
9 21 (4.29%) PowerShell
10 18 (3.68%) Lua
10 18 (3.68%) Ruby
10 18 (3.68%) TypeScript
11 17 (3.48%) ES6
12 15 (3.07%) Go
12 15 (3.07%) Java 8
13 11 (2.25%) PHP 5
14 8 (1.64%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.43%) Apex Code
16 6 (1.23%) C++
16 6 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (9.00%) Degree
2 24 (4.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.82%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.82%) MCPD
4 4 (0.82%) MCSD
4 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.41%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.20%) CCA
6 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.77%) QA
2 7 (1.43%) GDPR
3 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 111 (22.70%) Docker
2 23 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.68%) Active Directory
4 13 (2.66%) KVM
5 12 (2.45%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.02%) Varnish
6 5 (1.02%) vCloud
6 5 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.02%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.20%) NFS
8 1 (0.20%) pfSense
8 1 (0.20%) Samba
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (10.02%) Ansible
2 47 (9.61%) Kubernetes
3 46 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (7.57%) Puppet
5 30 (6.13%) Terraform
6 12 (2.45%) Grafana
6 12 (2.45%) Proxmox
7 9 (1.84%) Kibana
8 6 (1.23%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.82%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.41%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.20%) Nagios
11 1 (0.20%) Rancher
11 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (7.98%) Microsoft
1 39 (7.98%) Oracle
2 37 (7.57%) Zend
3 33 (6.75%) VMware
4 25 (5.11%) Google
5 22 (4.50%) SaltStack
6 14 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.45%) Percona
9 11 (2.25%) Atlassian
9 11 (2.25%) Cisco
10 8 (1.64%) Rackspace
11 6 (1.23%) SAP
12 5 (1.02%) Adobe
12 5 (1.02%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.02%) NetApp
13 4 (0.82%) New Relic
13 4 (0.82%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.82%) Xamarin
14 3 (0.61%) Tableau