The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for MySQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MySQL
England / North West
Rank 35 47 43
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 422 263 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.96% 4.67% 5.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.28% 14.68% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 337 222 298
Median salary £36,750 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

MySQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 2081 1791 2234
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.33% 31.83% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 1547 1898
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.32% +5.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing MySQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the North West

MySQL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for MySQL in the North West

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the North West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MySQL in the North West

MySQL
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +20 309 £36,750 +5.00% 64
Cheshire -10 45 £40,000 +25.00% 15
Lancashire +28 44 £35,000 +27.27% 12
Merseyside +1 22 £45,000 +16.88% 3
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 539 (60.56%) PHP
2 521 (58.54%) HTML
3 518 (58.20%) JavaScript
4 495 (55.62%) CSS
5 344 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
6 334 (37.53%) jQuery
7 269 (30.22%) MVC
8 229 (25.73%) SQL
9 228 (25.62%) SQL Server
10 210 (23.60%) Linux
11 197 (22.13%) AngularJS
12 187 (21.01%) Java
13 184 (20.67%) OO
14 182 (20.45%) Git (software)
15 178 (20.00%) HTML5
16 173 (19.44%) C#
17 172 (19.33%) .NET
18 168 (18.88%) Web Development
19 167 (18.76%) Software Engineering
20 157 (17.64%) LAMP
21 154 (17.30%) Laravel
22 140 (15.73%) OOP
23 137 (15.39%) Degree
24 130 (14.61%) Oracle
25 126 (14.16%) E-Commerce
26 124 (13.93%) Node.js
27 115 (12.92%) Web Services
28 114 (12.81%) Spring
29 111 (12.47%) ASP.NET
29 111 (12.47%) Scrum

MySQL
Top Related 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 85 (9.55%) WordPress
2 64 (7.19%) Apache
3 58 (6.52%) Apache Spark
4 56 (6.29%) CMS
5 53 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
6 41 (4.61%) Apache Pig
7 33 (3.71%) Tomcat
8 25 (2.81%) Drupal
9 21 (2.36%) nginx
10 18 (2.02%) JBoss
11 16 (1.80%) Apache Solr
12 13 (1.46%) Mule
12 13 (1.46%) Mule ESB
12 13 (1.46%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.01%) Jetty
13 9 (1.01%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.90%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.79%) IIS
15 7 (0.79%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 54 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.47%) Photoshop
3 12 (1.35%) MS Office
4 8 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.45%) HipChat
7 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 73 (8.20%) Magento
2 6 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.34%) OpenCart
3 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.22%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 62 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.25%) GitHub
4 14 (1.57%) SaaS
5 9 (1.01%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.67%) Office 365
7 5 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.56%) Sage Pay
8 4 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.45%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.34%) IaaS
10 2 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.22%) PaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.11%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.51%) HTTP
2 14 (1.57%) DNS
3 13 (1.46%) Internet
4 11 (1.24%) Firewall
5 8 (0.90%) FTP
6 7 (0.79%) Skype
7 6 (0.67%) SSL
8 5 (0.56%) SAN
9 4 (0.45%) SMTP
10 2 (0.22%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (0.22%) IPsec
10 2 (0.22%) SSH
10 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.22%) VoIP
10 2 (0.22%) WAN
11 1 (0.11%) DHCP
11 1 (0.11%) HSRP
11 1 (0.11%) VLAN
11 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (25.62%) SQL Server
2 101 (11.35%) MongoDB
3 97 (10.90%) Relational Database
4 92 (10.34%) Big Data
5 81 (9.10%) Hadoop
6 65 (7.30%) RDBMS
7 55 (6.18%) PostgreSQL
8 54 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 51 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 43 (4.83%) Apache Hive
11 42 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 40 (4.49%) NoSQL
13 27 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (2.47%) MS Access
15 21 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
16 17 (1.91%) Redis
16 17 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (1.80%) Oracle Database
18 13 (1.46%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 182 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 57 (6.40%) JIRA
3 40 (4.49%) Subversion
4 32 (3.60%) Visual Studio
5 20 (2.25%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.57%) Eclipse
7 13 (1.46%) Vagrant
8 12 (1.35%) Maven
9 11 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (1.12%) gulp
11 8 (0.90%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.79%) Grunt
12 7 (0.79%) PHPUnit
13 6 (0.67%) Selenium
14 4 (0.45%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
15 3 (0.34%) Artifactory
15 3 (0.34%) Firebug
15 3 (0.34%) SonarQube
15 3 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 57 (6.40%) Marketing
2 41 (4.61%) Finance
2 41 (4.61%) Retail
3 31 (3.48%) Military
4 25 (2.81%) Electronics
5 19 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.46%) Advertising
6 13 (1.46%) Legal
7 8 (0.90%) Banking
7 8 (0.90%) Games
8 4 (0.45%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.22%) Billing
9 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 657 (73.82%) Developer
2 329 (36.97%) PHP Developer
3 127 (14.27%) Senior Developer
4 104 (11.69%) Software Developer
5 97 (10.90%) Java Developer
6 77 (8.65%) C# Developer
7 75 (8.43%) Web Developer
8 73 (8.20%) Senior PHP Developer
9 71 (7.98%) .NET Developer
10 63 (7.08%) Software Engineer
11 59 (6.63%) Lead Developer
12 58 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 57 (6.40%) Junior
13 57 (6.40%) Junior Developer
14 52 (5.84%) ASP.NET Developer
15 50 (5.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 44 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
16 44 (4.94%) MySQL Developer
17 41 (4.61%) Lead PHP Developer
18 40 (4.49%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 521 (58.54%) HTML
2 495 (55.62%) CSS
3 334 (37.53%) jQuery
4 197 (22.13%) AngularJS
5 178 (20.00%) HTML5
6 172 (19.33%) .NET
7 157 (17.64%) LAMP
8 154 (17.30%) Laravel
9 124 (13.93%) Node.js
10 115 (12.92%) Web Services
11 114 (12.81%) Spring
12 111 (12.47%) ASP.NET
13 92 (10.34%) CSS3
14 77 (8.65%) XML
15 76 (8.54%) Hibernate
16 66 (7.42%) Symfony
17 61 (6.85%) REST
18 58 (6.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 57 (6.40%) Ajax
20 55 (6.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 106 (11.91%) iPad
2 64 (7.19%) User Experience
3 58 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 50 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (3.26%) PKI
6 28 (3.15%) Mobile App
7 27 (3.03%) Algorithms
8 20 (2.25%) Replication
9 19 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (1.80%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.35%) Clustering
12 11 (1.24%) Blog
13 10 (1.12%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.01%) Management Information System
15 8 (0.90%) Data Structures
16 7 (0.79%) mHealth
17 5 (0.56%) Client/Server
18 4 (0.45%) Smart Meter
18 4 (0.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 210 (23.60%) Linux
2 54 (6.07%) Windows
3 37 (4.16%) Unix
4 32 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 27 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 25 (2.81%) Android
7 19 (2.13%) CentOS
7 19 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
8 16 (1.80%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.56%) Solaris
11 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.22%) Debian
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.11%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (30.22%) MVC
3 184 (20.67%) OO
4 168 (18.88%) Web Development
5 167 (18.76%) Software Engineering
6 140 (15.73%) OOP
7 126 (14.16%) E-Commerce
8 111 (12.47%) Scrum
9 93 (10.45%) DevOps
10 88 (9.89%) TDD
11 83 (9.33%) SDLC
12 78 (8.76%) OO PHP
13 66 (7.42%) Analytics
14 58 (6.52%) Unit Testing
15 52 (5.84%) Front End Development
15 52 (5.84%) Mentoring
16 48 (5.39%) Data Analytics
17 46 (5.17%) Information Security
18 45 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
18 45 (5.06%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 539 (60.56%) PHP
2 518 (58.20%) JavaScript
3 229 (25.73%) SQL
4 187 (21.01%) Java
5 173 (19.44%) C#
6 82 (9.21%) C
6 82 (9.21%) Python
7 66 (7.42%) Perl
8 54 (6.07%) Ruby
9 50 (5.62%) T-SQL
10 38 (4.27%) C++
11 36 (4.04%) Embedded C
12 29 (3.26%) PHP 5
13 28 (3.15%) Bash Shell
14 27 (3.03%) VB
14 27 (3.03%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.57%) Embedded C++
16 13 (1.46%) PL/SQL
17 12 (1.35%) Go
18 11 (1.24%) VB6
Qualifications
1 137 (15.39%) Degree
2 33 (3.71%) DV Cleared
2 33 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.24%) HNC
3 11 (1.24%) HND
3 11 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.45%) MySQL Certification
5 2 (0.22%) CCNA
5 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.22%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (0.11%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.11%) CCNP
6 1 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.58%) QA
2 15 (1.69%) WAI
3 2 (0.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) GCP
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 49 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (5.06%) Hyper-V
3 31 (3.48%) Firmware
4 17 (1.91%) Docker
5 7 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.79%) Varnish
6 4 (0.45%) KVM
7 3 (0.34%) NFS
8 2 (0.22%) vCloud
8 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.22%) vSphere
8 2 (0.22%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.11%) pfSense
9 1 (0.11%) Postfix
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (2.25%) Puppet
2 17 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.69%) Ansible
4 8 (0.90%) Kibana
4 8 (0.90%) logstash
4 8 (0.90%) Salt
5 5 (0.56%) cPanel
5 5 (0.56%) Nagios
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.22%) Cacti
7 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.22%) SCCM
7 2 (0.22%) Terraform
7 2 (0.22%) vMotion
8 1 (0.11%) Graylog
8 1 (0.11%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.11%) Icinga
8 1 (0.11%) Marathon
8 1 (0.11%) Mesos
8 1 (0.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 130 (14.61%) Oracle
2 110 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 64 (7.19%) Zend
4 61 (6.85%) VMware
5 16 (1.80%) Adobe
6 12 (1.35%) Google
6 12 (1.35%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.12%) Tableau
8 8 (0.90%) Facebook
8 8 (0.90%) RedGate
9 7 (0.79%) Twitter
10 6 (0.67%) IDERA
10 6 (0.67%) Sybase
11 5 (0.56%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.45%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.45%) Talend
12 4 (0.45%) Zerto
13 3 (0.34%) HP
13 3 (0.34%) Xamarin
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18,000 - 25,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Digital Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Calibre Digital Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Holidays, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £32500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £32,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flextime + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago