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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 40 41
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 413 319 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.12% 5.70% 5.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.54% 18.05% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 352 285 316
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

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 2355 1767 2273
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.88% 31.58% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2013 1534 1940
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -14 236 £40,000 - 49
Cheshire -1 76 £35,000 -7.28% 21
Merseyside +17 58 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Lancashire +10 40 £35,000 +16.66% 7
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 540 (64.67%) PHP
2 495 (59.28%) JavaScript
3 481 (57.60%) HTML
4 447 (53.53%) CSS
5 312 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
6 272 (32.57%) jQuery
7 263 (31.50%) MVC
8 246 (29.46%) Linux
9 192 (22.99%) SQL
10 184 (22.04%) HTML5
11 181 (21.68%) OO
12 179 (21.44%) LAMP
13 160 (19.16%) Git (software)
14 159 (19.04%) AngularJS
15 157 (18.80%) SQL Server
16 156 (18.68%) Java
17 144 (17.25%) .NET
18 139 (16.65%) Web Services
19 138 (16.53%) E-Commerce
20 137 (16.41%) Web Development
21 136 (16.29%) Laravel
22 135 (16.17%) OOP
23 130 (15.57%) Software Engineering
24 116 (13.89%) Apache
24 116 (13.89%) C#
25 115 (13.77%) Degree
26 99 (11.86%) CSS3
26 99 (11.86%) DevOps
27 95 (11.38%) Oracle
28 89 (10.66%) Node.js

MySQL
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
1 116 (13.89%) Apache
2 78 (9.34%) WordPress
3 57 (6.83%) CMS
4 34 (4.07%) Drupal
5 29 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (3.47%) nginx
6 24 (2.87%) Apache Spark
7 21 (2.51%) Apache Pig
7 21 (2.51%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.80%) OpenEdge
9 11 (1.32%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.96%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.84%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.60%) Mule
14 5 (0.60%) Mule ESB
15 4 (0.48%) IIS
15 4 (0.48%) Jetty
15 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.24%) HipChat
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 88 (10.54%) Magento
2 3 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.36%) Shopify
3 2 (0.24%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 78 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.95%) GitHub
4 10 (1.20%) SaaS
5 8 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (0.72%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.48%) Trello
10 3 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.36%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.24%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.24%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.12%) IaaS
12 1 (0.12%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.99%) HTTP
2 15 (1.80%) WAN
3 14 (1.68%) Firewall
4 11 (1.32%) DNS
4 11 (1.32%) Internet
5 9 (1.08%) LAN
6 8 (0.96%) SAN
6 8 (0.96%) VPN
7 6 (0.72%) Skype
7 6 (0.72%) SSL
8 5 (0.60%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.48%) VoIP
10 3 (0.36%) FTP
10 3 (0.36%) Intranet
10 3 (0.36%) SSH
11 2 (0.24%) AMQP
12 1 (0.12%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.12%) OpenVPN
12 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 74 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 73 (8.74%) MongoDB
4 56 (6.71%) PostgreSQL
5 46 (5.51%) Big Data
6 43 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (5.03%) Hadoop
8 40 (4.79%) NoSQL
9 39 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 32 (3.83%) RDBMS
11 31 (3.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 24 (2.87%) Apache Hive
13 22 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (1.68%) MS Access
14 14 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (1.56%) Redis
15 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (1.32%) CouchDB
17 10 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 160 (19.16%) Git (software)
2 51 (6.11%) JIRA
3 41 (4.91%) Jenkins
4 29 (3.47%) Selenium
4 29 (3.47%) Subversion
5 27 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 19 (2.28%) Eclipse
7 16 (1.92%) Grunt
8 15 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (1.68%) Selenium IDE
9 14 (1.68%) WebDriver
10 12 (1.44%) Vagrant
11 9 (1.08%) PhpStorm
12 8 (0.96%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.96%) gulp
13 7 (0.84%) Maven
13 7 (0.84%) PHPUnit
14 6 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.72%) Xcode
15 5 (0.60%) IntelliJ
General
1 61 (7.31%) Retail
2 60 (7.19%) Finance
3 41 (4.91%) Marketing
4 21 (2.51%) Banking
4 21 (2.51%) Electronics
5 15 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.56%) Advertising
7 11 (1.32%) Military
8 9 (1.08%) Legal
8 9 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.84%) Back Office
9 7 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.84%) Publishing
10 4 (0.48%) Games
11 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 622 (74.49%) Developer
2 351 (42.04%) PHP Developer
3 124 (14.85%) Senior Developer
4 92 (11.02%) Software Developer
5 86 (10.30%) Senior PHP Developer
6 73 (8.74%) Lead Developer
7 71 (8.50%) Java Developer
8 51 (6.11%) Lead PHP Developer
8 51 (6.11%) Web Developer
9 48 (5.75%) Junior
9 48 (5.75%) Junior Developer
10 47 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
11 45 (5.39%) Software Engineer
12 42 (5.03%) MySQL Developer
13 35 (4.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 33 (3.95%) .NET Developer
14 33 (3.95%) C# Developer
15 32 (3.83%) Senior Software Developer
16 27 (3.23%) Administrator
16 27 (3.23%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (57.60%) HTML
2 447 (53.53%) CSS
3 272 (32.57%) jQuery
4 184 (22.04%) HTML5
5 179 (21.44%) LAMP
6 159 (19.04%) AngularJS
7 144 (17.25%) .NET
8 139 (16.65%) Web Services
9 136 (16.29%) Laravel
10 99 (11.86%) CSS3
11 89 (10.66%) Node.js
12 85 (10.18%) Symfony
13 78 (9.34%) Ajax
14 76 (9.10%) ASP.NET
14 76 (9.10%) SOAP
15 74 (8.86%) REST
16 71 (8.50%) XML
17 65 (7.78%) Spring
17 65 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 52 (6.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.30%) iPad
2 60 (7.19%) User Experience
3 48 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 44 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (3.71%) Mobile App
7 25 (2.99%) Algorithms
7 25 (2.99%) N-Tier
8 22 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
9 21 (2.51%) Replication
10 18 (2.16%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.16%) PKI
11 16 (1.92%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.08%) Blog
12 9 (1.08%) Clustering
12 9 (1.08%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.72%) mHealth
14 5 (0.60%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.36%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 246 (29.46%) Linux
2 64 (7.66%) Windows
3 38 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 38 (4.55%) Unix
4 33 (3.95%) Android
5 22 (2.63%) CentOS
6 18 (2.16%) Embedded Linux
6 18 (2.16%) Windows Server
7 14 (1.68%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.60%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.48%) Debian
10 4 (0.48%) HPUX
10 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.48%) Solaris
11 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (31.50%) MVC
3 181 (21.68%) OO
4 138 (16.53%) E-Commerce
5 137 (16.41%) Web Development
6 135 (16.17%) OOP
7 130 (15.57%) Software Engineering
8 99 (11.86%) DevOps
9 87 (10.42%) TDD
10 84 (10.06%) OO PHP
11 66 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
11 66 (7.90%) Scrum
12 60 (7.19%) SDLC
13 58 (6.95%) Front End Development
13 58 (6.95%) Mentoring
14 56 (6.71%) Test Automation
15 47 (5.63%) Open Source
16 44 (5.27%) Unit Testing
17 38 (4.55%) Analytics
18 37 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 540 (64.67%) PHP
2 495 (59.28%) JavaScript
3 192 (22.99%) SQL
4 156 (18.68%) Java
5 116 (13.89%) C#
6 88 (10.54%) Python
7 61 (7.31%) C
8 55 (6.59%) Perl
9 42 (5.03%) C++
10 41 (4.91%) Ruby
11 39 (4.67%) T-SQL
12 36 (4.31%) Bash Shell
13 34 (4.07%) Embedded C
13 34 (4.07%) VB
14 27 (3.23%) PHP 5
15 21 (2.51%) VB.NET
16 14 (1.68%) XQuery
17 13 (1.56%) Embedded C++
18 12 (1.44%) PowerShell
19 11 (1.32%) ES6
Qualifications
1 115 (13.77%) Degree
2 35 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
4 12 (1.44%) DV Cleared
4 12 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.96%) HND
7 7 (0.84%) HNC
8 4 (0.48%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.24%) ISEB
9 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.12%) CCNA
10 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.71%) QA
2 7 (0.84%) WAI
3 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.24%) GCP
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 32 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (3.47%) Firmware
3 27 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.20%) Docker
5 6 (0.72%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.48%) NFS
6 4 (0.48%) Varnish
7 3 (0.36%) KVM
8 2 (0.24%) Samba
9 1 (0.12%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.12%) Postfix
9 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (4.79%) Puppet
2 25 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.80%) Ansible
4 7 (0.84%) Nagios
5 4 (0.48%) Salt
6 3 (0.36%) Cacti
6 3 (0.36%) Kibana
6 3 (0.36%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.36%) logstash
7 2 (0.24%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.24%) Plesk
8 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.12%) Icinga
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.12%) Packer
8 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 95 (11.38%) Oracle
2 78 (9.34%) Zend
3 76 (9.10%) Microsoft
4 51 (6.11%) VMware
5 15 (1.80%) Red Hat
6 14 (1.68%) Adobe
7 13 (1.56%) Google
8 11 (1.32%) Yahoo!
9 8 (0.96%) Facebook
9 8 (0.96%) Twitter
10 6 (0.72%) RedGate
10 6 (0.72%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.72%) Veeam
10 6 (0.72%) Zerto
11 5 (0.60%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.60%) NetApp
12 4 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.48%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.36%) IDERA
13 3 (0.36%) Percona
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flextime + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago