Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a MySQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL Developer
England > North West
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 316 281
Rank change year-on-year +11 -35 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL Developer 57 43 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.35% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.36% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 71
North West median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £27,275 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £41,250 £45,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12,421 11,972 11,431
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 96.65% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10,012 10,061 9,543
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

MySQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured MySQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL Developer in the North West

MySQL Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL Developer in the North West.

Salary trend for MySQL Developer in the North West

MySQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL Developer in the North West

MySQL Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
Cheshire -29 18 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Manchester +9 14 £38,750 +39.64% 3
Merseyside +23 13 £50,000 +33.33%
Lancashire +4 12 £32,500 - 3
MySQL Developer
England

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, MySQL Developer job roles required the following IT 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 West region featuring MySQL Developer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) MySQL
2 53 (92.98%) PHP
3 42 (73.68%) JavaScript
4 41 (71.93%) CSS
5 40 (70.18%) HTML
5 40 (70.18%) MVC
6 39 (68.42%) Laravel
7 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (50.88%) jQuery
8 29 (50.88%) REST
9 22 (38.60%) Git (software)
10 21 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (36.84%) Linux
11 20 (35.09%) OO
12 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 19 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
13 18 (31.58%) HTML5
13 18 (31.58%) CSS3
13 18 (31.58%) TDD
14 17 (29.82%) SQL
15 16 (28.07%) Web Services
15 16 (28.07%) Unix
15 16 (28.07%) MongoDB
15 16 (28.07%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (28.07%) Process Improvement
15 16 (28.07%) PHPUnit
15 16 (28.07%) GitHub
15 16 (28.07%) Dependency Injection
15 16 (28.07%) Test Automation

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (10.53%) WordPress
2 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.26%) CMS
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (28.07%) DigitalOcean
2 16 (28.07%) GitHub
3 3 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) MySQL
2 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 16 (28.07%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Git (software)
2 16 (28.07%) PHPUnit
3 13 (22.81%) Selenium
3 13 (22.81%) Selenium IDE
3 13 (22.81%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.26%) Maven
5 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.51%) PhpStorm
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
6 1 (1.75%) GitLab
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 13 (22.81%) Banking
3 8 (14.04%) Marketing
4 3 (5.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (71.93%) CSS
2 40 (70.18%) HTML
3 39 (68.42%) Laravel
4 29 (50.88%) jQuery
4 29 (50.88%) REST
5 18 (31.58%) CSS3
5 18 (31.58%) HTML5
6 16 (28.07%) RabbitMQ
6 16 (28.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (28.07%) Web Services
7 15 (26.32%) CakePHP
8 13 (22.81%) SOAP
9 8 (14.04%) Symfony
10 4 (7.02%) LAMP
11 3 (5.26%) Spring
12 2 (3.51%) CodeIgniter
12 2 (3.51%) LEMP Stack
12 2 (3.51%) Sass
13 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.51%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Linux
2 16 (28.07%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) MVC
2 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.09%) OO
4 19 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 19 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (31.58%) TDD
6 16 (28.07%) Dependency Injection
6 16 (28.07%) Process Improvement
6 16 (28.07%) Test Automation
7 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
8 13 (22.81%) API Development
8 13 (22.81%) Functional Testing
9 8 (14.04%) Web Development
10 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.53%) Front End Development
11 5 (8.77%) OOP
12 4 (7.02%) Scrum
13 3 (5.26%) BDD
13 3 (5.26%) Microservices
14 2 (3.51%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 53 (92.98%) PHP
2 42 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 17 (29.82%) SQL
4 3 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) PHP 5
5 1 (1.75%) PHP 7
5 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
1 2 (3.51%) HND
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) New Relic
2 14 (24.56%) Zend
3 3 (5.26%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) Adobe
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle