Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > South East
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 62 50
Rank change year-on-year +11 -12 +4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 391 1,134 1,495
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.91% 4.40% 5.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.91% 17.33% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 407 1,110 1,472
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,323
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.87% +1.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 2,183 6,545 8,502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.39% 25.39% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,841 5,512 7,156
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MySQL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MySQL in the South East.

Salary trend for MySQL in the South East

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in the South East over the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

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 26 September 2020. 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
Hampshire +17 189 £43,250 +8.13% 16
Thames Valley +7 125 £55,000 +10.00% 35
Berkshire +30 88 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Buckinghamshire +15 26 £51,250 +2.50% 17
East Sussex -17 19 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Surrey +48 18 £41,000 -6.29% 7
Kent +20 11 £35,000 -17.65% 4
Oxfordshire -16 11 £47,500 +5.56% 8
West Sussex +32 5 £55,000 +41.94% 1
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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.

1 226 (57.80%) JavaScript
2 207 (52.94%) PHP
3 184 (47.06%) HTML
4 166 (42.46%) CSS
5 150 (38.36%) Linux
6 132 (33.76%) OOP
7 114 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
8 113 (28.90%) Web Development
9 108 (27.62%) OO
9 108 (27.62%) Java
10 100 (25.58%) SQL Server
11 98 (25.06%) jQuery
11 98 (25.06%) Laravel
12 91 (23.27%) MVC
13 87 (22.25%) Web Services
14 82 (20.97%) SQL
15 78 (19.95%) Python
16 75 (19.18%) Git (software)
17 69 (17.65%) REST
18 63 (16.11%) Zend
19 61 (15.60%) LAMP
20 58 (14.83%) Symfony
21 55 (14.07%) AWS
22 54 (13.81%) Software Engineering
23 53 (13.55%) SaaS
24 49 (12.53%) TDD
24 49 (12.53%) Vue.js
25 47 (12.02%) CodeIgniter
26 44 (11.25%) RESTful
26 44 (11.25%) C#

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 37 (9.46%) WordPress
2 32 (8.18%) IIS
3 29 (7.42%) CMS
4 22 (5.63%) Apache
5 20 (5.12%) Tomcat
6 15 (3.84%) SAS
6 15 (3.84%) WebSphere
7 14 (3.58%) Joomla!
8 7 (1.79%) Drupal
8 7 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.28%) nginx
10 4 (1.02%) CloudStack
10 4 (1.02%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.51%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.77%) Figma
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (6.65%) Magento
2 15 (3.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (3.84%) SAP GTS
3 12 (3.07%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (1.53%) Eloqua
5 5 (1.28%) Shopify
6 3 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (14.07%) AWS
2 53 (13.55%) SaaS
3 34 (8.70%) Azure
4 24 (6.14%) PaaS
5 21 (5.37%) GCP
6 18 (4.60%) IaaS
7 15 (3.84%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (2.56%) GitHub
8 10 (2.56%) Serverless
9 4 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.51%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.51%) G Suite
11 2 (0.51%) Slack
12 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.26%) Office 365
12 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.26%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.09%) DNS
2 9 (2.30%) RTP
3 8 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.53%) Firewall
5 5 (1.28%) 2G
5 5 (1.28%) 3G
5 5 (1.28%) 4G
6 4 (1.02%) SAN
6 4 (1.02%) SSH
7 3 (0.77%) Modbus
7 3 (0.77%) MQTT
7 3 (0.77%) Profibus
7 3 (0.77%) RS-232
7 3 (0.77%) RS-485
8 2 (0.51%) HTTP
8 2 (0.51%) Network Security
8 2 (0.51%) Skype
8 2 (0.51%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.51%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.42%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (6.39%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.86%) DB2
4 19 (4.86%) MongoDB
4 19 (4.86%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.09%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (3.58%) MariaDB
7 9 (2.30%) Redis
8 7 (1.79%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.28%) SQLite
10 4 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.77%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.77%) Big Data
11 3 (0.77%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 75 (19.18%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.09%) PHPUnit
3 12 (3.07%) Selenium
4 11 (2.81%) JIRA
5 9 (2.30%) Android Studio
5 9 (2.30%) Xcode
6 7 (1.79%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.53%) Subversion
7 6 (1.53%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.02%) CircleCI
8 4 (1.02%) Grunt
8 4 (1.02%) gulp
8 4 (1.02%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.02%) webpack
9 3 (0.77%) Ant
9 3 (0.77%) Gradle
9 3 (0.77%) Hudson
9 3 (0.77%) Maven
10 2 (0.51%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.26%) Liquibase
General
1 29 (7.42%) Finance
2 21 (5.37%) Marketing
3 17 (4.35%) Retail
4 11 (2.81%) Electronics
4 11 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.05%) Games
6 5 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.02%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.51%) Law
8 2 (0.51%) Military
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) French Language
9 1 (0.26%) German Language
9 1 (0.26%) Police
9 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 266 (68.03%) Developer
2 143 (36.57%) PHP Developer
3 77 (19.69%) Senior Developer
4 60 (15.35%) Senior PHP Developer
5 34 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 34 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 23 (5.88%) Architect
7 22 (5.63%) Python Developer
8 21 (5.37%) Software Engineer
9 19 (4.86%) LAMP Developer
9 19 (4.86%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 19 (4.86%) Senior Software Developer
10 18 (4.60%) Senior LAMP Developer
11 17 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (4.09%) Full Stack Developer
13 15 (3.84%) Applications Support
13 15 (3.84%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
13 15 (3.84%) Junior
13 15 (3.84%) Junior Developer
13 15 (3.84%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (47.06%) HTML
2 166 (42.46%) CSS
3 98 (25.06%) jQuery
3 98 (25.06%) Laravel
4 87 (22.25%) Web Services
5 69 (17.65%) REST
6 61 (15.60%) LAMP
7 58 (14.83%) Symfony
8 49 (12.53%) Vue.js
9 47 (12.02%) CodeIgniter
10 44 (11.25%) RESTful
11 43 (11.00%) Ajax
12 41 (10.49%) .NET
13 38 (9.72%) XML
14 37 (9.46%) SOAP
15 35 (8.95%) Django
15 35 (8.95%) React Native
16 34 (8.70%) React
17 30 (7.67%) AngularJS
18 28 (7.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.97%) Mobile App
2 32 (8.18%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (7.42%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (7.16%) NHS
5 11 (2.81%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.05%) User Experience
8 7 (1.79%) Replication
9 2 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.51%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.51%) Robotics
10 1 (0.26%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.26%) PKI
10 1 (0.26%) Tandem
10 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.26%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 150 (38.36%) Linux
2 42 (10.74%) Android
2 42 (10.74%) Apple iOS
3 31 (7.93%) Windows
4 28 (7.16%) Ubuntu
5 22 (5.63%) Windows Server
6 15 (3.84%) CentOS
7 6 (1.53%) Unix
8 4 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (33.76%) OOP
2 114 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (28.90%) Web Development
4 108 (27.62%) OO
5 91 (23.27%) MVC
6 54 (13.81%) Software Engineering
7 49 (12.53%) TDD
8 39 (9.97%) OO PHP
9 36 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
10 34 (8.70%) Android Development
10 34 (8.70%) iOS Development
11 33 (8.44%) Microservices
11 33 (8.44%) Multithreading
12 32 (8.18%) Mobile Development
13 28 (7.16%) CRM
14 27 (6.91%) DevOps
14 27 (6.91%) Mobile Application Development
15 25 (6.39%) Computer Science
16 24 (6.14%) Test Automation
17 21 (5.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 226 (57.80%) JavaScript
2 207 (52.94%) PHP
3 108 (27.62%) Java
4 82 (20.97%) SQL
5 78 (19.95%) Python
6 44 (11.25%) C#
7 32 (8.18%) Apple Swift
8 29 (7.42%) C
9 27 (6.91%) Objective-C
10 26 (6.65%) C++
11 21 (5.37%) T-SQL
12 20 (5.12%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.56%) PHP 7
13 10 (2.56%) VB.NET
14 7 (1.79%) PHP 5
14 7 (1.79%) Ruby
15 5 (1.28%) Perl
15 5 (1.28%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.02%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.51%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (8.44%) Degree
2 19 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.02%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.77%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CEH
6 1 (0.26%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.26%) OCP
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.26%) SANS
6 1 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.84%) COBIT
2 6 (1.53%) HL7
3 5 (1.28%) SLA
4 4 (1.02%) HIPAA
4 4 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.51%) NIST
6 1 (0.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (9.46%) Docker
2 19 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.53%) Firmware
5 5 (1.28%) KVM
6 4 (1.02%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.77%) vSphere
8 2 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (3.58%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.53%) Ansible
4 4 (1.02%) Terraform
5 3 (0.77%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.26%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 63 (16.11%) Zend
2 35 (8.95%) Oracle
3 26 (6.65%) Google
4 17 (4.35%) SAP
5 15 (3.84%) CA
5 15 (3.84%) HP
5 15 (3.84%) Hyperion
5 15 (3.84%) IBM
5 15 (3.84%) PeopleSoft
5 15 (3.84%) Remedy
5 15 (3.84%) ServiceNow
5 15 (3.84%) Siebel
6 13 (3.32%) Microsoft
7 12 (3.07%) Xamarin
8 10 (2.56%) Percona
8 10 (2.56%) VMware
9 6 (1.53%) HubSpot
9 6 (1.53%) Marketo
9 6 (1.53%) Pardot
10 5 (1.28%) Red Hat