Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 12 24
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12 -12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 11 41 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 5.53% 16.27% 4.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.49% 40.20% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 7
Preston median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +3.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £42,750 £38,750 £38,250
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -

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 Preston with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 71 102 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 35.68% 40.48% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 59 93 65
Preston median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £41,250 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Preston.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Preston

MySQL
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Preston region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) Symfony
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) HTML5
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) jQuery
6 5 (45.45%) nginx
7 4 (36.36%) CSS3
7 4 (36.36%) Doctrine
7 4 (36.36%) CakePHP
8 3 (27.27%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (27.27%) PHP 5
8 3 (27.27%) WordPress
8 3 (27.27%) Marketing
8 3 (27.27%) OO
8 3 (27.27%) Apache
8 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 3 (27.27%) Laravel
8 3 (27.27%) PHPUnit
9 2 (18.18%) PHP 7
9 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
9 2 (18.18%) PhpStorm
9 2 (18.18%) GitLab
9 2 (18.18%) Linux
9 2 (18.18%) OOP
9 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
9 2 (18.18%) MVC

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 5 (45.45%) nginx
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) PHPUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) GitLab
2 2 (18.18%) PhpStorm
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
1 9 (81.82%) Symfony
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) CakePHP
5 4 (36.36%) CSS3
5 4 (36.36%) Doctrine
6 3 (27.27%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (27.27%) Laravel
7 2 (18.18%) Ajax
7 2 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (9.09%) Behat
8 1 (9.09%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Creative Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) PHP 5
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) PHP 7
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Zend