Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 43 40 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 -4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 51 11 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.69% 3.44% 1.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.77% 14.86% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 9
10th Percentile £27,875 " £30,500
25th Percentile £35,313 £22,750 £31,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £23,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +240.43% -60.83% +100.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £37,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £40,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 224 74 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 29.40% 23.13% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 110 32 83
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £24,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £29,500 £34,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £38,750 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +64.52% -18.42% +26.67%
75th Percentile £77,500 £47,500 £63,125
90th Percentile £82,500 £63,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MySQL in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for MySQL in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 28 October 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
County Antrim -10 38 £80,000 +240.43% 6
County Londonderry -3 8 - -
County Down - 4 - -
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 31 (60.78%) Serverless
2 27 (52.94%) AWS
3 25 (49.02%) Microservices
4 24 (47.06%) Python
5 23 (45.10%) NoSQL
5 23 (45.10%) Amazon S3
5 23 (45.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 23 (45.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (45.10%) Amazon Aurora
5 23 (45.10%) Infrastructure as Code
6 22 (43.14%) SaaS
7 21 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (41.18%) Jenkins
8 20 (39.22%) Scrum
9 19 (37.25%) Web Services
9 19 (37.25%) MongoDB
9 19 (37.25%) CloudFront
9 19 (37.25%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (37.25%) Tandem
9 19 (37.25%) Artificial Intelligence
9 19 (37.25%) Django
9 19 (37.25%) Flask
9 19 (37.25%) Mentoring
9 19 (37.25%) Amazon RDS
9 19 (37.25%) Deep Learning
9 19 (37.25%) Machine Learning
9 19 (37.25%) Big Data
9 19 (37.25%) Computer Vision
9 19 (37.25%) Swagger
9 19 (37.25%) AWS Lambda

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (7.84%) CMS
1 4 (7.84%) WordPress
2 2 (3.92%) Kentico
2 2 (3.92%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (3.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (60.78%) Serverless
2 27 (52.94%) AWS
3 23 (45.10%) Amazon S3
3 23 (45.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 22 (43.14%) SaaS
5 19 (37.25%) AWS Lambda
5 19 (37.25%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (37.25%) CloudFront
6 8 (15.69%) Azure
6 8 (15.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (15.69%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 8 (15.69%) Azure Functions
6 8 (15.69%) Azure Key Vault
7 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon Alexa
8 1 (1.96%) Kong
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Network Security
2 4 (7.84%) SMS
3 1 (1.96%) DHCP
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) FTP
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.96%) SMTP
3 1 (1.96%) SSH
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) Telnet
3 1 (1.96%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) Amazon Aurora
1 23 (45.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 23 (45.10%) NoSQL
2 19 (37.25%) Amazon RDS
2 19 (37.25%) Big Data
2 19 (37.25%) MongoDB
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.84%) Amazon Athena
5 4 (7.84%) Amazon QuickSight
5 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.92%) DB2
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.92%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.92%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.76%) Public Sector
2 6 (11.76%) Social Skills
3 5 (9.80%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Python Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Applications Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Data Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (9.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (9.80%) Web Applications Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Support Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) Django
1 19 (37.25%) Flask
1 19 (37.25%) Swagger
1 19 (37.25%) Web Services
2 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) CSS
4 10 (19.61%) REST
5 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
5 8 (15.69%) HTML5
6 7 (13.73%) jQuery
6 7 (13.73%) React
6 7 (13.73%) Vue.js
7 6 (11.76%) .NET
7 6 (11.76%) CSS3
7 6 (11.76%) Spring
7 6 (11.76%) Spring Boot
8 5 (9.80%) Ajax
8 5 (9.80%) LESS
8 5 (9.80%) Sass
9 4 (7.84%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Tandem
2 9 (17.65%) User Experience
3 4 (7.84%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.84%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.84%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Microservices
2 23 (45.10%) Infrastructure as Code
3 20 (39.22%) Scrum
4 19 (37.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 19 (37.25%) Computer Vision
4 19 (37.25%) Deep Learning
4 19 (37.25%) Edge Computing
4 19 (37.25%) Machine Learning
4 19 (37.25%) Mentoring
5 13 (25.49%) Software Testing
6 8 (15.69%) Network Virtualisation
6 8 (15.69%) WFM
7 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
7 7 (13.73%) Front End Development
7 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.80%) Wireframes
9 4 (7.84%) Behavioural Analytics
9 4 (7.84%) Decision-Making
9 4 (7.84%) Product Roadmap
9 4 (7.84%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) Python
2 18 (35.29%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) PHP
4 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.76%) Java
6 4 (7.84%) Scala
7 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.92%) ES6
8 2 (3.92%) Java 8
8 2 (3.92%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) AWS Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) GDPR
2 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
1 8 (15.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Terraform
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 8 (15.69%) Sony
3 3 (5.88%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow