Period
to 16 December 2018

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

MySQL
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 50 41
Rank change year-on-year -6 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 1,310 1,653 1,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.70% 5.32% 5.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.31% 16.75% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,188 1,462 1,744
South East median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -8.05% +8.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.82% -2.22% +5.88%

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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8,030 9,867 9,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.83% 31.78% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6,629 8,481 8,631
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MySQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the South East

MySQL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MySQL in the South East

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL in the South East

MySQL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Thames Valley +5 469 £47,250 +11.18% 71
Hampshire -9 393 £40,000 - 42
Berkshire -29 203 £53,750 +25.73% 25
Surrey -31 164 £42,500 -15.00% 32
Buckinghamshire +54 158 £42,500 +21.43% 16
East Sussex -10 158 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Oxfordshire 0 108 £48,000 +12.94% 30
West Sussex +5 64 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Kent +3 53 £40,000 - 37
Home Counties - 3 £35,000 -
Middlesex -2 2 £70,000 +100.00%
Sussex +6 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Isle of Wight -2 1 £32,500 +8.33%
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 South East region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 742 (56.64%) JavaScript
2 614 (46.87%) PHP
3 593 (45.27%) HTML
4 584 (44.58%) CSS
5 567 (43.28%) Linux
6 453 (34.58%) Git (software)
7 412 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
8 372 (28.40%) SQL
9 345 (26.34%) jQuery
10 326 (24.89%) Java
11 297 (22.67%) Python
12 284 (21.68%) Web Development
13 274 (20.92%) MVC
14 247 (18.85%) SQL Server
15 230 (17.56%) AngularJS
16 222 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
17 213 (16.26%) LAMP
18 204 (15.57%) OOP
19 202 (15.42%) Software Engineering
20 199 (15.19%) Windows
21 195 (14.89%) OO
22 184 (14.05%) HTML5
23 177 (13.51%) Scrum
24 174 (13.28%) Laravel
25 153 (11.68%) Relational Database
25 153 (11.68%) C#
26 151 (11.53%) Web Services
27 146 (11.15%) Oracle
28 143 (10.92%) .NET
29 141 (10.76%) PostgreSQL

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 128 (9.77%) Apache
2 95 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
3 85 (6.49%) Tomcat
4 71 (5.42%) CMS
5 62 (4.73%) WordPress
6 39 (2.98%) nginx
7 25 (1.91%) SharePoint
8 22 (1.68%) Drupal
8 22 (1.68%) OpenStack
9 21 (1.60%) Confluence
10 19 (1.45%) IIS
11 16 (1.22%) WebLogic
12 12 (0.92%) JBoss
13 8 (0.61%) Kentico
14 7 (0.53%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.53%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.53%) Liferay
14 7 (0.53%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.53%) WildFly
15 6 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.31%) GIMP
5 1 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.076%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.076%) InDesign
5 1 (0.076%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (1.76%) Magento
2 6 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.46%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.076%) Lorenzo
4 1 (0.076%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.076%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 222 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (7.25%) SaaS
3 93 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (3.89%) GitHub
5 28 (2.14%) Serverless
6 26 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
7 24 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (1.83%) Office 365
8 22 (1.68%) PaaS
9 21 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (1.53%) Google Analytics
11 16 (1.22%) IaaS
12 15 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 15 (1.15%) npm
13 14 (1.07%) DigitalOcean
14 12 (0.92%) Amazon S3
14 12 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.61%) AdWords
16 8 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.29%) DNS
2 29 (2.21%) Internet
3 26 (1.98%) RTMP
3 26 (1.98%) RTSP
4 24 (1.83%) Firewall
5 12 (0.92%) FTP
5 12 (0.92%) HTTP
5 12 (0.92%) SSH
6 11 (0.84%) SAN
6 11 (0.84%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.76%) RTP
8 9 (0.69%) VPN
9 8 (0.61%) SSL
9 8 (0.61%) VLAN
10 7 (0.53%) AMQP
11 6 (0.46%) Extranet
11 6 (0.46%) Skype
12 5 (0.38%) NAS
12 5 (0.38%) Network Security
12 5 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (18.85%) SQL Server
2 153 (11.68%) Relational Database
3 141 (10.76%) PostgreSQL
4 124 (9.47%) MongoDB
5 99 (7.56%) NoSQL
6 73 (5.57%) Redis
7 68 (5.19%) MariaDB
8 56 (4.27%) RDBMS
9 34 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 33 (2.52%) Big Data
11 28 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 23 (1.76%) Couchbase
13 22 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (1.45%) CouchDB
15 19 (1.45%) Power BI
16 17 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (0.92%) DB2
17 12 (0.92%) Oracle Database
18 11 (0.84%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 453 (34.58%) Git (software)
2 102 (7.79%) Jenkins
3 78 (5.95%) JIRA
4 74 (5.65%) Subversion
5 64 (4.89%) Maven
6 41 (3.13%) webpack
7 40 (3.05%) Mercurial
8 32 (2.44%) Eclipse
8 32 (2.44%) JUnit
9 25 (1.91%) Bitbucket
9 25 (1.91%) Vagrant
10 22 (1.68%) Selenium
11 21 (1.60%) PHPUnit
11 21 (1.60%) Visual Studio
12 17 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 17 (1.30%) TeamCity
13 15 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (1.07%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.07%) git-flow
14 14 (1.07%) gulp
General
1 124 (9.47%) Finance
2 99 (7.56%) Marketing
3 74 (5.65%) Retail
4 30 (2.29%) Games
5 27 (2.06%) Electronics
5 27 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 24 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.07%) Hindi Language
7 14 (1.07%) Punjabi Language
7 14 (1.07%) Urdu Language
8 12 (0.92%) Publishing
9 10 (0.76%) Advertising
10 9 (0.69%) Automotive
11 7 (0.53%) Back Office
12 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.31%) Banking
13 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.076%) Legal
Job Titles
1 863 (65.88%) Developer
2 358 (27.33%) PHP Developer
3 175 (13.36%) Full Stack Developer
4 131 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 129 (9.85%) Web Developer
6 127 (9.69%) Java Developer
7 88 (6.72%) Software Engineer
8 85 (6.49%) Software Developer
9 78 (5.95%) Administrator
10 74 (5.65%) Junior
11 73 (5.57%) Python Developer
12 68 (5.19%) Junior Developer
13 53 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
14 51 (3.89%) Lead Developer
15 45 (3.44%) PHP Web Developer
16 44 (3.36%) .NET Developer
17 42 (3.21%) Full Stack Web Developer
18 41 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
19 39 (2.98%) Linux Engineer
19 39 (2.98%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 593 (45.27%) HTML
2 584 (44.58%) CSS
3 345 (26.34%) jQuery
4 230 (17.56%) AngularJS
5 213 (16.26%) LAMP
6 184 (14.05%) HTML5
7 174 (13.28%) Laravel
8 151 (11.53%) Web Services
9 143 (10.92%) .NET
10 139 (10.61%) React
10 139 (10.61%) RESTful
11 135 (10.31%) REST
12 128 (9.77%) CSS3
13 113 (8.63%) Spring
14 106 (8.09%) Sass
15 88 (6.72%) SOAP
16 86 (6.56%) Node.js
16 86 (6.56%) XML
17 81 (6.18%) Vue.js
18 75 (5.73%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 99 (7.56%) User Experience
2 96 (7.33%) Mobile App
3 76 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
5 56 (4.27%) Replication
6 45 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
7 42 (3.21%) Fintech
8 39 (2.98%) Linux Command Line
9 27 (2.06%) Video\Live Streaming
10 19 (1.45%) Augmented Reality
11 18 (1.37%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.84%) Clustering
14 10 (0.76%) Data Centre
14 10 (0.76%) FMCG
15 9 (0.69%) Smartphone
16 8 (0.61%) Data Structures
17 7 (0.53%) e-Learning
17 7 (0.53%) Public Cloud
17 7 (0.53%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 567 (43.28%) Linux
2 199 (15.19%) Windows
3 82 (6.26%) Unix
4 52 (3.97%) CentOS
5 49 (3.74%) Apple iOS
5 49 (3.74%) Debian
6 43 (3.28%) Android
7 40 (3.05%) Ubuntu
8 33 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (2.29%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.53%) Amazon Linux
11 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.46%) VMS
13 5 (0.38%) Solaris
14 4 (0.31%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.15%) AIX
16 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (21.68%) Web Development
3 274 (20.92%) MVC
4 204 (15.57%) OOP
5 202 (15.42%) Software Engineering
6 195 (14.89%) OO
7 177 (13.51%) Scrum
8 137 (10.46%) DevOps
9 125 (9.54%) E-Commerce
10 117 (8.93%) Computer Science
10 117 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
11 108 (8.24%) TDD
12 84 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
13 82 (6.26%) Business Intelligence
14 77 (5.88%) Front End Development
15 76 (5.80%) Open Source
15 76 (5.80%) Test Automation
16 72 (5.50%) Analytics
17 70 (5.34%) Mentoring
18 66 (5.04%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 742 (56.64%) JavaScript
2 614 (46.87%) PHP
3 372 (28.40%) SQL
4 326 (24.89%) Java
5 297 (22.67%) Python
6 153 (11.68%) C#
7 94 (7.18%) C++
8 89 (6.79%) Bash Shell
9 84 (6.41%) Ruby
10 78 (5.95%) ES6
11 66 (5.04%) Java 8
12 57 (4.35%) T-SQL
13 43 (3.28%) Perl
14 40 (3.05%) C
15 38 (2.90%) PowerShell
16 35 (2.67%) PHP 5
16 35 (2.67%) PL/SQL
16 35 (2.67%) TypeScript
17 31 (2.37%) Shell Script
18 30 (2.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 126 (9.62%) Degree
2 56 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (1.76%) RHCA
5 14 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (0.61%) DBS Check
7 7 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.46%) RHCE
9 5 (0.38%) Analytics IQ
9 5 (0.38%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.38%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.31%) CCNA
10 4 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.23%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.15%) HND
12 2 (0.15%) ISEB
12 2 (0.15%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.15%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.37%) QA
2 20 (1.53%) GDPR
3 19 (1.45%) SLA
4 13 (0.99%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.076%) HL7
7 1 (0.076%) PMO
System Software
1 106 (8.09%) Docker
2 64 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
4 27 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (0.99%) Active Directory
6 10 (0.76%) VirtualBox
7 9 (0.69%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.61%) KVM
9 6 (0.46%) HDFS
10 5 (0.38%) LXC
11 4 (0.31%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.31%) Firmware
11 4 (0.31%) GPFS
11 4 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.31%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.31%) Xen
12 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.15%) pfSense
12 2 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 51 (3.89%) Ansible
2 39 (2.98%) Puppet
3 37 (2.82%) Kubernetes
4 25 (1.91%) Terraform
5 22 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (1.30%) Kibana
7 16 (1.22%) HAProxy
8 13 (0.99%) logstash
9 11 (0.84%) Nagios
10 10 (0.76%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.53%) Capistrano
11 7 (0.53%) Icinga
11 7 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
14 4 (0.31%) Oozie
14 4 (0.31%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 146 (11.15%) Oracle
2 109 (8.32%) Microsoft
3 72 (5.50%) VMware
4 59 (4.50%) Zend
5 52 (3.97%) Red Hat
6 40 (3.05%) Google
7 23 (1.76%) IBM
8 22 (1.68%) SAP
9 18 (1.37%) Capita
9 18 (1.37%) New Relic
10 17 (1.30%) Sybase
11 14 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (1.07%) Xamarin
12 13 (0.99%) Adobe
12 13 (0.99%) Atlassian
12 13 (0.99%) Cisco
13 12 (0.92%) Tableau
14 6 (0.46%) Juniper
14 6 (0.46%) Wonderware
14 6 (0.46%) WooCommerce