Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 47 33
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14 -15
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 102 71 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 8.21% 5.79% 7.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.62% 14.73% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 89 77 93
Somerset median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,800 £60,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +10.29%

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 Somerset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 520 482 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 41.83% 39.28% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 458 443 424
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +8.97% +4.00%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in Somerset

MySQL
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for MySQL in Somerset

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in Somerset over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in Somerset

MySQL
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Bath -3 58 £39,500 -12.22% 10
Clevedon - 12 £35,000 - 1
Bridgwater - 11 £50,000 - 2
Yeovil +9 4 £37,000 +42.31% 1
Taunton +14 1 £35,000 +34.62% 2
Street +8 1 £34,757 -7.32% 1
Glastonbury - 1 £35,000 -
MySQL
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 65 (63.73%) PHP
2 50 (49.02%) CSS
3 46 (45.10%) Linux
4 40 (39.22%) HTML
5 39 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (38.24%) Git (software)
6 37 (36.27%) jQuery
7 36 (35.29%) Web Development
8 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
9 34 (33.33%) OO
10 33 (32.35%) SQL
10 33 (32.35%) LAMP
11 27 (26.47%) SQL Server
12 25 (24.51%) Degree
12 25 (24.51%) AngularJS
13 24 (23.53%) Laravel
14 22 (21.57%) PHPUnit
14 22 (21.57%) E-Commerce
15 21 (20.59%) REST
16 20 (19.61%) Java
17 19 (18.63%) Scrum
17 19 (18.63%) MVC
18 18 (17.65%) Ajax
19 17 (16.67%) Software Engineering
19 17 (16.67%) Windows
19 17 (16.67%) Internet
20 16 (15.69%) OOP
20 16 (15.69%) Web Services
20 16 (15.69%) Apache
20 16 (15.69%) Python

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 16 (15.69%) Apache
2 5 (4.90%) JBoss
3 4 (3.92%) CMS
3 4 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.94%) SilverStripe
4 3 (2.94%) WordPress
5 2 (1.96%) Confluence
5 2 (1.96%) Drupal
5 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.98%) Gunicorn
6 1 (0.98%) nginx
6 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.96%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.78%) SaaS
2 7 (6.86%) GitHub
3 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.96%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.96%) IaaS
5 2 (1.96%) Office 365
5 2 (1.96%) PaaS
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.98%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (3.92%) Firewall
3 3 (2.94%) DNS
4 2 (1.96%) HTTP
4 2 (1.96%) Wireless
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.98%) DHCP
5 1 (0.98%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.98%) IPv4
5 1 (0.98%) IPv6
5 1 (0.98%) SMS
5 1 (0.98%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.73%) NoSQL
3 12 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (9.80%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.86%) Redis
7 5 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.92%) Big Data
8 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.94%) OLAP
9 3 (2.94%) Power BI
9 3 (2.94%) Riak
9 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.96%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (1.96%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (38.24%) Git (software)
2 22 (21.57%) PHPUnit
3 15 (14.71%) Subversion
4 13 (12.75%) Jenkins
5 9 (8.82%) Bugzilla
5 9 (8.82%) Trac
6 7 (6.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (6.86%) Grunt
7 6 (5.88%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.88%) PEAR
8 5 (4.90%) gulp
9 4 (3.92%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.92%) JIRA
9 4 (3.92%) JUnit
9 4 (3.92%) Maven
9 4 (3.92%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.98%) MSI
10 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.98%) tSQLt
10 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.78%) Retail
2 5 (4.90%) Marketing
3 4 (3.92%) Advertising
3 4 (3.92%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.92%) Electronics
3 4 (3.92%) Finance
3 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Games
4 1 (0.98%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 72 (70.59%) Developer
2 42 (41.18%) PHP Developer
3 12 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (9.80%) Web Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Junior
6 8 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Junior Developer
6 8 (7.84%) QA Automation Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) QA Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) QA Test Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Senior PHP Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Software QA Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Junior PHP Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Linux Support
8 6 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (49.02%) CSS
2 40 (39.22%) HTML
3 37 (36.27%) jQuery
4 33 (32.35%) LAMP
5 25 (24.51%) AngularJS
6 24 (23.53%) Laravel
7 21 (20.59%) REST
8 18 (17.65%) Ajax
9 16 (15.69%) Web Services
10 14 (13.73%) HTML5
10 14 (13.73%) Symfony
11 13 (12.75%) Node.js
11 13 (12.75%) React
12 8 (7.84%) CSS3
13 7 (6.86%) Doctrine
13 7 (6.86%) Sass
13 7 (6.86%) Spring
14 6 (5.88%) .NET
15 5 (4.90%) Hibernate
15 5 (4.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.88%) User Experience
4 4 (3.92%) Social Media
5 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.96%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.98%) Clustering
7 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.98%) Fintech
7 1 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 46 (45.10%) Linux
2 17 (16.67%) Windows
3 14 (13.73%) Unix
4 8 (7.84%) Windows 10
4 8 (7.84%) Windows 7
4 8 (7.84%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.94%) Android
6 3 (2.94%) Debian
7 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.98%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (35.29%) Web Development
3 34 (33.33%) OO
4 22 (21.57%) E-Commerce
5 19 (18.63%) MVC
5 19 (18.63%) Scrum
6 17 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 16 (15.69%) OOP
8 15 (14.71%) TDD
9 14 (13.73%) SDLC
10 13 (12.75%) Open Source
10 13 (12.75%) Project Management
11 12 (11.76%) Test Automation
11 12 (11.76%) Time Management
12 11 (10.78%) Workflow
13 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
14 8 (7.84%) Analytics
14 8 (7.84%) Defect Management
14 8 (7.84%) Load Testing
14 8 (7.84%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (63.73%) PHP
2 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
3 33 (32.35%) SQL
4 20 (19.61%) Java
5 16 (15.69%) Python
6 12 (11.76%) Ruby
7 8 (7.84%) VBScript
8 4 (3.92%) C++
9 3 (2.94%) C#
9 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.96%) R
10 2 (1.96%) VB
11 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.98%) Dart
11 1 (0.98%) Groovy
11 1 (0.98%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.98%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (24.51%) Degree
2 11 (10.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (7.84%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) APMP
5 1 (0.98%) CCNA
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.98%) RHCE
5 1 (0.98%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) KVM
1 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.98%) Dovecot
2 1 (0.98%) Gluster
2 1 (0.98%) iptables
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Puppet
2 2 (1.96%) Ansible
2 2 (1.96%) Grafana
2 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.98%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.98%) Ganeti
3 1 (0.98%) Graylog
3 1 (0.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.98%) Icinga
3 1 (0.98%) Kibana
3 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.98%) Marathon
3 1 (0.98%) Mesos
3 1 (0.98%) Nagios
3 1 (0.98%) Pingdom
3 1 (0.98%) SCCM
3 1 (0.98%) StackStorm
3 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.82%) Zend
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle
4 4 (3.92%) Google
5 3 (2.94%) Apple
5 3 (2.94%) Tableau
6 2 (1.96%) Facebook
6 2 (1.96%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.96%) IDERA
6 2 (1.96%) PayPal
6 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.96%) Talend
7 1 (0.98%) Birst
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco
7 1 (0.98%) Infobright
7 1 (0.98%) New Relic
7 1 (0.98%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.98%) RedGate
7 1 (0.98%) Splunk