Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 47 64
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17 -13
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 54 7 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.67% 1.92% 2.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.79% 9.72% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 2 10
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,500 £33,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £36,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,250 £45,000 £41,250
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09% +3.13%
75th Percentile £82,500 £52,500 £57,188
90th Percentile £87,500 £55,500 £66,375
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +4.40%

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 227 72 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 36.44% 19.73% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 109 13 106
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,000 £26,875
25th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £34,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% -5.26% +31.03%
75th Percentile £77,500 £57,500 £57,188
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £68,058
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +1 41 £56,250 +25.00% 3
County Londonderry 0 8 - - 1
County Down - 4 - -
MySQL
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 29 (53.70%) Serverless
2 26 (48.15%) AWS
3 24 (44.44%) Python
4 23 (42.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 22 (40.74%) MongoDB
5 22 (40.74%) NoSQL
5 22 (40.74%) Microservices
5 22 (40.74%) Infrastructure as Code
5 22 (40.74%) SQL
5 22 (40.74%) Amazon S3
6 21 (38.89%) Amazon Aurora
6 21 (38.89%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (37.04%) Mentoring
8 19 (35.19%) SaaS
8 19 (35.19%) Machine Learning
8 19 (35.19%) Big Data
8 19 (35.19%) Artificial Intelligence
8 19 (35.19%) Web Services
9 18 (33.33%) Scrum
9 18 (33.33%) Django
9 18 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 18 (33.33%) Flask
10 17 (31.48%) Deep Learning
10 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (31.48%) Swagger
10 17 (31.48%) Amazon RDS
10 17 (31.48%) CloudFront
10 17 (31.48%) Computer Vision
10 17 (31.48%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (31.48%) Edge Computing

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 3 (5.56%) CMS
1 3 (5.56%) WordPress
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.70%) Kentico
2 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Pulsar
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) nginx
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Magento
1 4 (7.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 29 (53.70%) Serverless
2 26 (48.15%) AWS
3 22 (40.74%) Amazon S3
4 21 (38.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (35.19%) SaaS
6 17 (31.48%) AWS Lambda
6 17 (31.48%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (31.48%) CloudFront
7 8 (14.81%) Azure
7 8 (14.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (14.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 8 (14.81%) Azure Functions
7 8 (14.81%) Azure Key Vault
8 2 (3.70%) Amazon Alexa
8 2 (3.70%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (3.70%) Google Analytics
8 2 (3.70%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.85%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Network Security
2 4 (7.41%) SMS
3 2 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.85%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.85%) SMTP
4 1 (1.85%) SSH
4 1 (1.85%) SSL
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) Telnet
4 1 (1.85%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 22 (40.74%) MongoDB
2 22 (40.74%) NoSQL
3 21 (38.89%) Amazon Aurora
4 19 (35.19%) Big Data
5 17 (31.48%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
7 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
8 4 (7.41%) Amazon Athena
8 4 (7.41%) Amazon QuickSight
8 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.85%) GitLab
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Social Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Python Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Backend Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) Web Services
2 18 (33.33%) Django
2 18 (33.33%) Flask
3 17 (31.48%) Swagger
4 11 (20.37%) HTML
4 11 (20.37%) REST
5 10 (18.52%) CSS
6 7 (12.96%) Vue.js
7 6 (11.11%) .NET
7 6 (11.11%) Node.js
8 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
8 5 (9.26%) Laravel
8 5 (9.26%) React
8 5 (9.26%) Symfony
9 4 (7.41%) Apollo GraphQL
9 4 (7.41%) GraphQL
9 4 (7.41%) HTML5
9 4 (7.41%) jQuery
9 4 (7.41%) Spring
9 4 (7.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Tandem
2 9 (16.67%) User Experience
3 4 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) CentOS
3 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Infrastructure as Code
1 22 (40.74%) Microservices
2 20 (37.04%) Mentoring
3 19 (35.19%) Artificial Intelligence
3 19 (35.19%) Machine Learning
4 18 (33.33%) Scrum
5 17 (31.48%) Computer Vision
5 17 (31.48%) Deep Learning
5 17 (31.48%) Edge Computing
6 8 (14.81%) Network Virtualisation
6 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.81%) Software Testing
6 8 (14.81%) WFM
7 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.96%) Analytics
7 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
8 5 (9.26%) Data Analytics
8 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.26%) Front End Development
9 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 24 (44.44%) Python
2 22 (40.74%) SQL
3 11 (20.37%) PHP
4 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.11%) C#
5 6 (11.11%) Java
6 4 (7.41%) Scala
6 4 (7.41%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) AWS Certification
2 4 (7.41%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) GDPR
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
1 8 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (5.56%) Docker
3 1 (1.85%) Postfix
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Terraform
2 3 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.70%) Nagios
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.85%) Grafana
4 1 (1.85%) Munin
4 1 (1.85%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Sony
3 4 (7.41%) Google
4 3 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.85%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.85%) Lets Encrypt
5 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow