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

MySQL
England > South East
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 53 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 +2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 1,511 1,491 2,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.10% 5.12% 6.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.76% 16.69% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,379 1,344 2,099
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% -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 8,509 8,936 11,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.71% 30.71% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7,162 7,708 10,061
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +4 526 £45,000 - 77
Hampshire -19 346 £40,000 - 44
East Sussex +14 231 £45,000 - 17
Berkshire -27 219 £50,000 +11.11% 31
Surrey +3 215 £45,000 - 36
Buckinghamshire +27 165 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Oxfordshire -9 142 £42,500 - 33
West Sussex +16 87 £40,000 +17.65% 8
Kent +1 78 £42,500 +21.43% 9
Home Counties - 13 £35,000 -
Isle of Wight - 9 £30,000 - 1
Sussex - 4 £31,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £65,000 -
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 876 (57.97%) JavaScript
2 737 (48.78%) HTML
3 725 (47.98%) CSS
4 710 (46.99%) PHP
5 578 (38.25%) Linux
6 507 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
7 496 (32.83%) SQL
8 494 (32.69%) Git (software)
9 443 (29.32%) jQuery
10 363 (24.02%) Java
11 355 (23.49%) Web Development
12 313 (20.71%) Python
13 293 (19.39%) MVC
14 285 (18.86%) Amazon AWS
15 276 (18.27%) AngularJS
16 258 (17.07%) SQL Server
17 246 (16.28%) HTML5
18 245 (16.21%) LAMP
19 231 (15.29%) OOP
20 219 (14.49%) Software Engineering
21 217 (14.36%) OO
22 203 (13.43%) Windows
23 196 (12.97%) Laravel
24 195 (12.91%) Scrum
25 190 (12.57%) Relational Database
26 182 (12.05%) Apache
27 174 (11.52%) Degree
28 172 (11.38%) Web Services
28 172 (11.38%) C#
29 165 (10.92%) Oracle

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
1 182 (12.05%) Apache
2 102 (6.75%) Tomcat
3 89 (5.89%) CMS
4 74 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
5 68 (4.50%) WordPress
6 56 (3.71%) Drupal
7 33 (2.18%) nginx
8 30 (1.99%) Apache Solr
8 30 (1.99%) IIS
9 29 (1.92%) JBoss
10 28 (1.85%) OpenStack
11 27 (1.79%) Confluence
12 13 (0.86%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.66%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.60%) WildFly
15 8 (0.53%) Apache Spark
15 8 (0.53%) Liferay
16 7 (0.46%) GlassFish
17 6 (0.40%) IPython
17 6 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 22 (1.46%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.33%) GIMP
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (0.73%) Magento
2 6 (0.40%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.26%) TRIRIGA
4 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.066%) Lorenzo
6 1 (0.066%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.066%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 285 (18.86%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (3.90%) SaaS
4 49 (3.24%) GitHub
5 31 (2.05%) Serverless
6 29 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
7 26 (1.72%) npm
8 20 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (1.26%) DigitalOcean
10 15 (0.99%) Google Analytics
10 15 (0.99%) Office 365
11 14 (0.93%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.86%) OpenShift
12 13 (0.86%) PaaS
13 12 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
13 12 (0.79%) Asana
14 10 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 10 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.85%) TCP/IP
2 23 (1.52%) Firewall
2 23 (1.52%) VPN
3 22 (1.46%) HTTP
4 21 (1.39%) DNS
5 17 (1.13%) Internet
6 16 (1.06%) AMQP
6 16 (1.06%) RTMP
6 16 (1.06%) RTSP
6 16 (1.06%) VLAN
7 14 (0.93%) SAN
7 14 (0.93%) VoIP
8 12 (0.79%) WAN
9 10 (0.66%) LAN
9 10 (0.66%) NAS
9 10 (0.66%) RTP
9 10 (0.66%) SSL
10 9 (0.60%) IPsec
11 8 (0.53%) Skype
12 7 (0.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 190 (12.57%) Relational Database
3 153 (10.13%) PostgreSQL
4 117 (7.74%) MongoDB
5 112 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 76 (5.03%) MariaDB
7 47 (3.11%) Redis
8 42 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 37 (2.45%) Big Data
10 34 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (2.12%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.06%) DB2
13 16 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 15 (0.99%) Hadoop
15 14 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (0.86%) Oracle Database
16 13 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 494 (32.69%) Git (software)
2 131 (8.67%) Jenkins
3 103 (6.82%) Subversion
4 71 (4.70%) JIRA
4 71 (4.70%) Maven
5 38 (2.51%) Vagrant
6 36 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 34 (2.25%) Selenium
8 33 (2.18%) git-flow
9 30 (1.99%) gulp
10 29 (1.92%) Bitbucket
11 26 (1.72%) JUnit
12 21 (1.39%) Mercurial
13 19 (1.26%) Bower
13 19 (1.26%) Mocha
13 19 (1.26%) PHPUnit
14 18 (1.19%) TeamCity
15 17 (1.13%) Mockito
16 15 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
16 15 (0.99%) webpack
General
1 154 (10.19%) Finance
2 140 (9.27%) Marketing
3 82 (5.43%) Retail
4 37 (2.45%) Games
5 35 (2.32%) Manufacturing
6 33 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 19 (1.26%) Banking
7 19 (1.26%) Hindi Language
7 19 (1.26%) Punjabi Language
7 19 (1.26%) Urdu Language
8 11 (0.73%) Electronics
9 10 (0.66%) Publishing
10 9 (0.60%) Automotive
11 7 (0.46%) Back Office
12 6 (0.40%) Advertising
12 6 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.26%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.20%) Billing
14 3 (0.20%) German Language
15 2 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,044 (69.09%) Developer
2 440 (29.12%) PHP Developer
3 192 (12.71%) Java Developer
4 187 (12.38%) Senior Developer
5 177 (11.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 154 (10.19%) Web Developer
7 129 (8.54%) Software Developer
8 95 (6.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 88 (5.82%) Junior
10 75 (4.96%) Junior Developer
10 75 (4.96%) Python Developer
11 70 (4.63%) Administrator
11 70 (4.63%) HTML Developer
12 64 (4.24%) PHP Web Developer
12 64 (4.24%) Software Engineer
13 61 (4.04%) DevOps Engineer
14 59 (3.90%) Senior PHP Developer
15 58 (3.84%) MySQL Developer
16 54 (3.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 53 (3.51%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 737 (48.78%) HTML
2 725 (47.98%) CSS
3 443 (29.32%) jQuery
4 276 (18.27%) AngularJS
5 246 (16.28%) HTML5
6 245 (16.21%) LAMP
7 196 (12.97%) Laravel
8 172 (11.38%) Web Services
9 159 (10.52%) CSS3
10 158 (10.46%) .NET
11 149 (9.86%) React
12 147 (9.73%) Spring
13 132 (8.74%) RESTful
14 127 (8.41%) Node.js
15 120 (7.94%) JSON
16 104 (6.88%) REST
16 104 (6.88%) Sass
17 103 (6.82%) Symfony
18 97 (6.42%) Ajax
19 96 (6.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 112 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 92 (6.09%) User Experience
3 89 (5.89%) Mobile App
4 69 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
5 65 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (4.04%) Linux Command Line
7 50 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
8 44 (2.91%) Replication
9 31 (2.05%) Data Centre
10 23 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 23 (1.52%) Fintech
10 23 (1.52%) Public Cloud
11 18 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (1.13%) Clustering
12 17 (1.13%) Video\Live Streaming
13 14 (0.93%) Life Science
14 11 (0.73%) Augmented Reality
15 9 (0.60%) Social Media
16 8 (0.53%) e-Learning
16 8 (0.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 578 (38.25%) Linux
2 203 (13.43%) Windows
3 68 (4.50%) CentOS
4 65 (4.30%) Ubuntu
5 50 (3.31%) Unix
6 40 (2.65%) Debian
7 37 (2.45%) Apple iOS
8 34 (2.25%) Android
9 33 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (2.05%) Windows Server
11 13 (0.86%) Windows 10
12 10 (0.66%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.40%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.33%) VMS
15 4 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
16 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
17 1 (0.066%) FreeBSD
17 1 (0.066%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (23.49%) Web Development
3 293 (19.39%) MVC
4 231 (15.29%) OOP
5 219 (14.49%) Software Engineering
6 217 (14.36%) OO
7 195 (12.91%) Scrum
8 143 (9.46%) DevOps
9 130 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
10 126 (8.34%) TDD
11 96 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
11 96 (6.35%) Mentoring
12 94 (6.22%) E-Commerce
13 91 (6.02%) Front End Development
14 83 (5.49%) Open Source
15 78 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 70 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
17 62 (4.10%) Digital Marketing
18 61 (4.04%) Test Automation
19 60 (3.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 876 (57.97%) JavaScript
2 710 (46.99%) PHP
3 496 (32.83%) SQL
4 363 (24.02%) Java
5 313 (20.71%) Python
6 172 (11.38%) C#
7 98 (6.49%) Ruby
8 97 (6.42%) Bash Shell
9 73 (4.83%) ES6
10 72 (4.77%) Java 8
11 62 (4.10%) Perl
12 58 (3.84%) C++
13 57 (3.77%) TypeScript
14 49 (3.24%) PHP 5
15 37 (2.45%) T-SQL
16 33 (2.18%) PowerShell
16 33 (2.18%) VB.NET
17 28 (1.85%) Shell Script
18 27 (1.79%) C
18 27 (1.79%) ES8
Qualifications
1 174 (11.52%) Degree
2 74 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.06%) RHCA
6 12 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.73%) DBS Check
8 7 (0.46%) RHCE
9 6 (0.40%) CCNA
9 6 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.40%) ISEB
9 6 (0.40%) OCP
9 6 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.33%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.33%) Master's Degree
10 5 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
10 5 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.20%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.32%) SLA
2 24 (1.59%) QA
3 22 (1.46%) GDPR
4 13 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.066%) HL7
System Software
1 112 (7.41%) Docker
2 91 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (2.32%) Active Directory
4 18 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.66%) KVM
6 10 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.46%) Xen
9 6 (0.40%) vSphere
10 5 (0.33%) LXC
10 5 (0.33%) vCloud
10 5 (0.33%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.26%) Firmware
11 4 (0.26%) GPFS
11 4 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.26%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.20%) iptables
13 2 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 75 (4.96%) Puppet
2 67 (4.43%) Ansible
3 50 (3.31%) Kubernetes
4 46 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (2.38%) Terraform
6 14 (0.93%) Kibana
6 14 (0.93%) Nagios
7 13 (0.86%) logstash
7 13 (0.86%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.66%) HAProxy
8 10 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 10 (0.66%) SCCM
8 10 (0.66%) Xymon
9 8 (0.53%) Galera Cluster
9 8 (0.53%) Packer
9 8 (0.53%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 6 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (0.33%) StatsD
Vendors
1 165 (10.92%) Oracle
2 117 (7.74%) Microsoft
3 101 (6.68%) VMware
4 53 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 52 (3.44%) Google
6 45 (2.98%) Zend
7 27 (1.79%) Capita
8 18 (1.19%) Adobe
9 17 (1.13%) Cisco
9 17 (1.13%) SAP
9 17 (1.13%) Xamarin
10 13 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.86%) OutSystems
10 13 (0.86%) Sybase
11 12 (0.79%) Assembla
12 11 (0.73%) IBM
12 11 (0.73%) WooCommerce
13 10 (0.66%) Perforce
13 10 (0.66%) Twitter
14 9 (0.60%) New Relic