Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 49 58
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 -12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 521 822 881
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 5.55% 5.06% 4.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.10% 18.91% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 604 866 826
Median annual salary £42,500 £44,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.03% +11.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £59,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 2,592 4,346 5,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 27.59% 26.73% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,286 3,565 4,764
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,993 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,659 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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 +10 281 £41,500 -2.35% 106
Yorkshire +7 212 £45,000 +5.88% 68
North East -20 28 £52,500 +16.67% 14
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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.

1 326 (62.57%) JavaScript
2 306 (58.73%) PHP
3 199 (38.20%) HTML
4 196 (37.62%) CSS
5 175 (33.59%) Laravel
6 154 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
7 143 (27.45%) Docker
8 140 (26.87%) Git (software)
9 129 (24.76%) DevOps
10 122 (23.42%) AWS
11 116 (22.26%) Problem-Solving
12 112 (21.50%) Node.js
13 109 (20.92%) Linux
13 109 (20.92%) SQL
14 103 (19.77%) MVC
15 98 (18.81%) SQL Server
16 96 (18.43%) Opscode Chef
17 95 (18.23%) Vue.js
18 94 (18.04%) Java
19 91 (17.47%) React
20 90 (17.27%) MongoDB
20 90 (17.27%) jQuery
21 88 (16.89%) Ansible
21 88 (16.89%) PostgreSQL
22 84 (16.12%) Go
22 84 (16.12%) Azure
23 82 (15.74%) E-Commerce
24 80 (15.36%) AngularJS
25 78 (14.97%) C#
25 78 (14.97%) Greenfield Project

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 69 (13.24%) Apache
2 18 (3.45%) WordPress
3 12 (2.30%) Confluence
4 11 (2.11%) CMS
5 10 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.54%) nginx
7 5 (0.96%) IIS
7 5 (0.96%) JBoss
8 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.38%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.38%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.38%) Drupal
9 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.19%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.19%) Moodle
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 27 (5.18%) Magento
2 11 (2.11%) Shopify
3 3 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 122 (23.42%) AWS
2 84 (16.12%) Azure
3 34 (6.53%) Datadog
3 34 (6.53%) Pulumi
4 20 (3.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 18 (3.45%) GitHub
6 17 (3.26%) SaaS
7 15 (2.88%) GCP
8 10 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.34%) Amazon EKS
10 7 (1.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (1.34%) Serverless
11 6 (1.15%) Amazon ECS
11 6 (1.15%) AWS CodePipeline
11 6 (1.15%) PaaS
11 6 (1.15%) Power Platform
12 5 (0.96%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.69%) Firewall
2 11 (2.11%) SAN
2 11 (2.11%) VoIP
3 10 (1.92%) NAS
4 7 (1.34%) Internet
4 7 (1.34%) Network Security
5 6 (1.15%) DNS
6 5 (0.96%) HTTP
7 3 (0.58%) DHCP
8 2 (0.38%) AMQP
8 2 (0.38%) CTI
8 2 (0.38%) FTP
8 2 (0.38%) RTP
8 2 (0.38%) Softphone
8 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.38%) VPN
8 2 (0.38%) WAN
9 1 (0.19%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.19%) SSH
9 1 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 90 (17.27%) MongoDB
3 88 (16.89%) PostgreSQL
4 52 (9.98%) Redis
5 43 (8.25%) MariaDB
6 36 (6.91%) Azure SQL Database
7 35 (6.72%) Relational Database
8 34 (6.53%) Cosmos DB
9 17 (3.26%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.34%) Big Data
11 7 (1.34%) Couchbase
12 6 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
12 6 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.15%) Power BI
12 6 (1.15%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.96%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.77%) phpMyAdmin
15 3 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 140 (26.87%) Git (software)
2 64 (12.28%) Jenkins
3 35 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (6.14%) PHPUnit
5 21 (4.03%) Vagrant
6 20 (3.84%) JIRA
6 20 (3.84%) Selenium
7 18 (3.45%) webpack
8 10 (1.92%) Subversion
9 8 (1.54%) gulp
9 8 (1.54%) Postman
10 7 (1.34%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.34%) Grunt
11 6 (1.15%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.96%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.77%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.38%) Gerrit
14 2 (0.38%) JMeter
14 2 (0.38%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (12.28%) Games
2 35 (6.72%) Retail
3 20 (3.84%) Marketing
4 16 (3.07%) Finance
5 9 (1.73%) Automotive
6 7 (1.34%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.15%) Back Office
8 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.38%) Publishing
9 1 (0.19%) Banking
9 1 (0.19%) Electronics
9 1 (0.19%) French Language
9 1 (0.19%) Front Office
9 1 (0.19%) German Language
9 1 (0.19%) Law
9 1 (0.19%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 340 (65.26%) Developer
2 182 (34.93%) PHP Developer
3 84 (16.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 77 (14.78%) Senior Developer
5 42 (8.06%) Software Developer
6 36 (6.91%) Senior PHP Developer
7 35 (6.72%) Azure DevOps
7 35 (6.72%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 35 (6.72%) Azure Engineer
7 35 (6.72%) JavaScript Developer
8 34 (6.53%) Full Stack Developer
9 30 (5.76%) MySQL Developer
10 25 (4.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 25 (4.80%) Web Developer
11 24 (4.61%) PHP Laravel Developer
12 21 (4.03%) Senior DevOps
12 21 (4.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 19 (3.65%) .NET Developer
13 19 (3.65%) Software Engineer
14 17 (3.26%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (38.20%) HTML
2 196 (37.62%) CSS
3 175 (33.59%) Laravel
4 112 (21.50%) Node.js
5 95 (18.23%) Vue.js
6 91 (17.47%) React
7 90 (17.27%) jQuery
8 80 (15.36%) AngularJS
9 71 (13.63%) Kafka
10 59 (11.32%) Symfony
11 52 (9.98%) Apache Flex
12 49 (9.40%) RESTful
13 47 (9.02%) HTML5
14 43 (8.25%) REST
15 39 (7.49%) CSS3
16 33 (6.33%) .NET
17 30 (5.76%) Web Services
18 28 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 25 (4.80%) CodeIgniter
20 19 (3.65%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.97%) Greenfield Project
2 44 (8.45%) Linux Command Line
3 27 (5.18%) User Experience
4 17 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.50%) Life Science
5 13 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.54%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
10 5 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.58%) Social Media
12 3 (0.58%) W3C
13 2 (0.38%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.38%) IVR
13 2 (0.38%) LIMS
13 2 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.19%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 109 (20.92%) Linux
2 38 (7.29%) Windows
3 14 (2.69%) CentOS
4 12 (2.30%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.30%) Windows Server 2016
5 11 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.11%) Unix
5 11 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.77%) Android
8 3 (0.58%) Solaris
9 2 (0.38%) Fedora
9 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (24.76%) DevOps
3 116 (22.26%) Problem-Solving
4 103 (19.77%) MVC
5 82 (15.74%) E-Commerce
6 75 (14.40%) OOP
7 69 (13.24%) Infrastructure as Code
8 57 (10.94%) Web Development
9 50 (9.60%) Microservices
10 48 (9.21%) Analytics
10 48 (9.21%) OO
11 44 (8.45%) Configuration Management
12 40 (7.68%) Coaching
12 40 (7.68%) TDD
13 38 (7.29%) Software Engineering
14 36 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (6.72%) Visualisation
15 35 (6.72%) Web Application Development
16 23 (4.41%) Front End Development
16 23 (4.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 326 (62.57%) JavaScript
2 306 (58.73%) PHP
3 109 (20.92%) SQL
4 94 (18.04%) Java
5 84 (16.12%) Go
6 78 (14.97%) C#
7 76 (14.59%) Python
8 51 (9.79%) Bash Shell
8 51 (9.79%) TypeScript
9 45 (8.64%) Ruby
10 39 (7.49%) PowerShell
11 34 (6.53%) Groovy
12 18 (3.45%) Kotlin
13 13 (2.50%) PHP 7
14 11 (2.11%) ES6
15 8 (1.54%) C++
16 4 (0.77%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.58%) Java 8
17 3 (0.58%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.38%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 19 (3.65%) Degree
2 5 (0.96%) DV Cleared
2 5 (0.96%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.77%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.38%) ISEB
5 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.19%) OCP
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.69%) QA
2 8 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.15%) GDPR
4 2 (0.38%) GxP
4 2 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 143 (27.45%) Docker
2 18 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 96 (18.43%) Opscode Chef
2 88 (16.89%) Ansible
3 77 (14.78%) Kubernetes
4 54 (10.36%) Prometheus
5 50 (9.60%) Terraform
6 43 (8.25%) Puppet
7 38 (7.29%) Grafana
8 20 (3.84%) ZABBIX
9 19 (3.65%) Graphite
10 4 (0.77%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.58%) cPanel
11 3 (0.58%) Plesk
11 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (0.38%) Graylog
12 2 (0.38%) Kibana
12 2 (0.38%) logstash
12 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.38%) Nagios
12 2 (0.38%) Rancher
13 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (11.32%) Zend
2 34 (6.53%) New Relic
2 34 (6.53%) SaltStack
3 25 (4.80%) Oracle
4 16 (3.07%) VMware
5 13 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 11 (2.11%) Cisco
7 10 (1.92%) Google
8 7 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.58%) SAP
10 3 (0.58%) Splunk
10 3 (0.58%) Veeam
10 3 (0.58%) WooCommerce
11 2 (0.38%) Apple
11 2 (0.38%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.38%) Pardot
12 1 (0.19%) Borland
12 1 (0.19%) Dell
12 1 (0.19%) Sage