Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 51 28
Rank change year-on-year +31 -23 -8
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 83 69 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.62% 5.24% 7.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.52% 14.02% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 67 66 101
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,300 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -

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 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 291 492 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 33.72% 37.33% 35.61%
Number of salaries quoted 246 410 408
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,875 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +32 41 £35,000 -17.65% 8
Bridgwater +3 26 £50,000 - 4
Clevedon - 3 £50,000 -
Yeovil -12 2 £29,250 -20.95% 2
Portishead - 2 £48,000 -
Taunton +3 1 £45,000 -30.77% 6
MySQL
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 57 (68.67%) PHP
2 55 (66.27%) Linux
3 43 (51.81%) Git (software)
4 37 (44.58%) CSS
5 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
6 33 (39.76%) Python
7 27 (32.53%) jQuery
8 26 (31.33%) Retail
9 23 (27.71%) Unix
9 23 (27.71%) Open Source
10 22 (26.51%) HTML
11 19 (22.89%) Laravel
12 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
12 18 (21.69%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (20.48%) Project Management
13 17 (20.48%) PHPUnit
13 17 (20.48%) REST
14 16 (19.28%) Workflow
14 16 (19.28%) Web Development
15 15 (18.07%) Ruby
15 15 (18.07%) Internet
15 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
15 15 (18.07%) Time Management
16 14 (16.87%) LAMP
17 13 (15.66%) TDD
17 13 (15.66%) CCNA
17 13 (15.66%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (15.66%) Elasticsearch
17 13 (15.66%) Puppet
18 12 (14.46%) AngularJS

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 13 (15.66%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (13.25%) nginx
3 9 (10.84%) Apache
4 7 (8.43%) CMS
4 7 (8.43%) WordPress
5 6 (7.23%) JBoss
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) OpenCart
2 2 (2.41%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) GitHub
3 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) Internet
2 5 (6.02%) DHCP
3 3 (3.61%) LAN
3 3 (3.61%) Wireless
3 3 (3.61%) WLAN
4 2 (2.41%) SSH
4 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
3 11 (13.25%) Redis
4 4 (4.82%) MS Access
5 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.41%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.20%) Big Data
7 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.20%) Power BI
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (51.81%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.48%) PHPUnit
3 7 (8.43%) JIRA
4 6 (7.23%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.41%) GitLab
6 2 (2.41%) Grunt
6 2 (2.41%) gulp
6 2 (2.41%) JMeter
6 2 (2.41%) PhantomJS
6 2 (2.41%) PhpStorm
6 2 (2.41%) PostCSS
6 2 (2.41%) Selenium
6 2 (2.41%) Subversion
6 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.20%) Babel
7 1 (1.20%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.20%) Mockito
7 1 (1.20%) webpack
General
1 26 (31.33%) Retail
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Law
4 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (72.29%) Developer
2 34 (40.96%) PHP Developer
3 15 (18.07%) Backend Developer
4 11 (13.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Python Developer
5 8 (9.64%) IT Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (7.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Administrator
8 5 (6.02%) Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (4.82%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Junior
9 4 (4.82%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.58%) CSS
2 27 (32.53%) jQuery
3 22 (26.51%) HTML
4 19 (22.89%) Laravel
5 17 (20.48%) REST
6 14 (16.87%) LAMP
7 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
8 11 (13.25%) D3.js
8 11 (13.25%) Django
8 11 (13.25%) JSON
8 11 (13.25%) LEMP Stack
9 10 (12.05%) CSS3
10 7 (8.43%) RESTful
10 7 (8.43%) Symfony
11 6 (7.23%) HTML5
12 4 (4.82%) Ajax
12 4 (4.82%) Sass
12 4 (4.82%) XML
13 2 (2.41%) SOAP
13 2 (2.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.82%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.82%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.61%) Fintech
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 55 (66.27%) Linux
2 23 (27.71%) Unix
3 9 (10.84%) Windows
4 8 (9.64%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Open Source
2 17 (20.48%) Project Management
3 16 (19.28%) Web Development
3 16 (19.28%) Workflow
4 15 (18.07%) Time Management
5 13 (15.66%) TDD
6 11 (13.25%) Collaborative Working
6 11 (13.25%) Kanban
7 9 (10.84%) ITIL
7 9 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (9.64%) Configuration Management
8 8 (9.64%) DevOps
8 8 (9.64%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.23%) MVC
11 5 (6.02%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (6.02%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.02%) OO
11 5 (6.02%) SDLC
12 4 (4.82%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 57 (68.67%) PHP
2 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
3 33 (39.76%) Python
4 15 (18.07%) Ruby
5 12 (14.46%) SQL
6 11 (13.25%) TypeScript
7 7 (8.43%) Java
8 4 (4.82%) ES6
9 3 (3.61%) PHP 7
10 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.41%) C#
10 2 (2.41%) C++
10 2 (2.41%) Go
10 2 (2.41%) Perl
11 1 (1.20%) Java 8
11 1 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) CCNA
1 13 (15.66%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (9.64%) CISSP
2 8 (9.64%) LPIC
2 8 (9.64%) SSCP
3 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) GDPR
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Docker
2 5 (6.02%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.02%) KVM
2 5 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Puppet
2 8 (9.64%) Cacti
2 8 (9.64%) ZABBIX
3 3 (3.61%) Nagios
3 3 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.05%) Cisco
3 5 (6.02%) VMware
4 4 (4.82%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.82%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.61%) Capita
6 2 (2.41%) Adobe
6 2 (2.41%) Zend
7 1 (1.20%) Birst
7 1 (1.20%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.20%) Tableau