Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 58 55
Rank change year-on-year +35 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 28 10 24
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.75% 1.79% 3.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.87% 6.21% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 15
Median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,875 £67,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 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 97 161 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 30.31% 28.80% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 64 109 108
Median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.48% +18.57%
10th Percentile £24,175 £26,250 £26,175
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £56,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +9.38%

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 16 January 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 16 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
County Antrim +29 19 £45,000 -25.00% 2
County Londonderry - 2 £40,000 -
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 16 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) PHP
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) CSS
3 9 (32.14%) Web Services
3 9 (32.14%) Analytics
4 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (25.00%) Migration
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 7 (25.00%) Data Analytics
6 6 (21.43%) HTML5
6 6 (21.43%) REST
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (21.43%) MVC
6 6 (21.43%) SOAP
6 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 5 (17.86%) AWS
8 4 (14.29%) Puppet
8 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
8 4 (14.29%) OpenVPN
8 4 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (14.29%) Kafka
8 4 (14.29%) Route 53
8 4 (14.29%) CSS3
8 4 (14.29%) Laravel
8 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2

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 (14.29%) Apache
1 4 (14.29%) Apache Pulsar
1 4 (14.29%) nginx
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) Appian
2 2 (7.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 4 (14.29%) Route 53
2 4 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Google Analytics
3 2 (7.14%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) OpenVPN
2 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.14%) Big Data
5 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.14%) HBase
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (7.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Artifactory
2 4 (14.29%) GitLab
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Subversion
2 4 (14.29%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Data Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Data Migration Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Migration Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Backend Developer
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP Web Applications Developer
4 4 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) CSS
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) HTML5
3 6 (21.43%) REST
3 6 (21.43%) SOAP
4 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 4 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (14.29%) CSS3
4 4 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (14.29%) Kafka
4 4 (14.29%) LAMP
4 4 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (14.29%) Laravel
4 4 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (14.29%) Symfony
4 4 (14.29%) Vue.js
5 3 (10.71%) Ajax
6 2 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) e-Learning
2 2 (7.14%) Learning Management System
2 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) CentOS
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
1 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Analytics
2 7 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 7 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (21.43%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps
4 4 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.29%) Microservices
4 4 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 4 (14.29%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) OO PHP
4 4 (14.29%) People Management
4 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) PHP
3 4 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
1 4 (14.29%) Postfix
2 2 (7.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Ansible
1 4 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (14.29%) Grafana
1 4 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 4 (14.29%) Munin
1 4 (14.29%) Nagios
1 4 (14.29%) Prometheus
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
1 4 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Lets Encrypt
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Cloudera
2 2 (7.14%) Google