Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 50 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 1,630 1,540 2,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.38% 5.24% 5.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.20% 17.56% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,489 1,396 2,057
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +3.53%

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 8,954 8,768 11,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.57% 29.84% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7,644 7,556 10,404
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,625 £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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -6 589 £42,500 -5.56% 108
Hampshire -20 352 £40,000 - 53
Berkshire -9 266 £45,000 -5.26% 37
Surrey +24 246 £46,250 +5.11% 35
East Sussex +16 224 £45,000 - 24
Oxfordshire -5 167 £42,500 -5.56% 40
Buckinghamshire +7 156 £45,000 +5.88% 31
West Sussex -2 94 £35,000 -6.67% 8
Kent -7 79 £42,500 +21.43% 16
Isle of Wight - 17 £30,000 -
Sussex - 13 £32,500 -
Home Counties - 11 £35,000 -
Middlesex +18 2 £60,000 +166.67%
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 935 (57.36%) JavaScript
2 833 (51.10%) HTML
3 810 (49.69%) CSS
4 762 (46.75%) PHP
5 592 (36.32%) SQL
5 592 (36.32%) Linux
6 551 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
7 504 (30.92%) jQuery
8 458 (28.10%) Git (software)
9 412 (25.28%) Web Development
10 403 (24.72%) Java
11 357 (21.90%) MVC
12 296 (18.16%) Python
13 283 (17.36%) AngularJS
14 281 (17.24%) SQL Server
15 271 (16.63%) HTML5
16 264 (16.20%) Amazon AWS
17 244 (14.97%) LAMP
18 232 (14.23%) Oracle
19 227 (13.93%) OOP
20 225 (13.80%) OO
21 220 (13.50%) Degree
22 219 (13.44%) Software Engineering
23 218 (13.37%) Apache
24 216 (13.25%) Laravel
25 211 (12.94%) Web Services
26 201 (12.33%) Relational Database
27 199 (12.21%) Windows
28 186 (11.41%) Spring
29 185 (11.35%) 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
1 218 (13.37%) Apache
2 120 (7.36%) Tomcat
3 111 (6.81%) CMS
4 92 (5.64%) WordPress
5 62 (3.80%) Drupal
6 53 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
7 45 (2.76%) Apache Solr
8 40 (2.45%) JBoss
9 37 (2.27%) nginx
10 36 (2.21%) OpenStack
11 28 (1.72%) Confluence
11 28 (1.72%) IIS
12 16 (0.98%) WebLogic
12 16 (0.98%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.61%) Apache Spark
13 10 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 8 (0.49%) EPiServer
16 7 (0.43%) Joomla!
17 6 (0.37%) Jetty
Applications
1 50 (3.07%) Photoshop
2 22 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 20 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.31%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.31%) GIMP
6 4 (0.25%) InDesign
7 1 (0.061%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.061%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 21 (1.29%) Magento
2 4 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.25%) TRIRIGA
3 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.12%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.061%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.061%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 264 (16.20%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (3.01%) SaaS
4 47 (2.88%) GitHub
5 27 (1.66%) npm
6 20 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (0.98%) OpenShift
8 13 (0.80%) Amazon S3
8 13 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.80%) Serverless
9 12 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
9 12 (0.74%) Asana
10 11 (0.67%) Google Analytics
11 10 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (0.55%) Office 365
12 9 (0.55%) PaaS
13 7 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.43%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.07%) TCP/IP
2 36 (2.21%) Firewall
3 35 (2.15%) DNS
4 29 (1.78%) HTTP
4 29 (1.78%) VPN
5 27 (1.66%) Internet
6 21 (1.29%) AMQP
7 19 (1.17%) VoIP
8 17 (1.04%) SSH
9 15 (0.92%) FTP
10 13 (0.80%) DHCP
10 13 (0.80%) VLAN
10 13 (0.80%) WAN
11 12 (0.74%) SAN
11 12 (0.74%) Telnet
12 11 (0.67%) LAN
13 10 (0.61%) SSL
14 9 (0.55%) NAS
15 8 (0.49%) DAB
16 7 (0.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 201 (12.33%) Relational Database
3 150 (9.20%) PostgreSQL
4 144 (8.83%) NoSQL
5 131 (8.04%) MongoDB
6 89 (5.46%) MariaDB
7 45 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 43 (2.64%) RDBMS
9 41 (2.52%) Big Data
10 36 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (1.72%) Oracle Database
12 27 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 24 (1.47%) Redis
14 22 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (1.29%) SQLite
16 20 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 17 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
19 16 (0.98%) Oracle Exadata
20 14 (0.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 458 (28.10%) Git (software)
2 165 (10.12%) Jenkins
3 157 (9.63%) Subversion
4 80 (4.91%) Maven
5 74 (4.54%) JIRA
6 53 (3.25%) Selenium
7 43 (2.64%) Eclipse
8 39 (2.39%) gulp
9 38 (2.33%) Vagrant
10 30 (1.84%) JUnit
11 28 (1.72%) git-flow
12 21 (1.29%) Grunt
13 20 (1.23%) Bitbucket
14 18 (1.10%) Bower
14 18 (1.10%) Mocha
15 17 (1.04%) Cucumber
15 17 (1.04%) Mercurial
16 16 (0.98%) Visual Studio
17 14 (0.86%) Mockito
17 14 (0.86%) TeamCity
General
1 169 (10.37%) Finance
2 146 (8.96%) Marketing
3 71 (4.36%) Retail
4 42 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 31 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 28 (1.72%) Games
7 24 (1.47%) Banking
8 14 (0.86%) Back Office
9 12 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.49%) Electronics
11 7 (0.43%) Billing
11 7 (0.43%) Hindi Language
11 7 (0.43%) Publishing
11 7 (0.43%) Punjabi Language
11 7 (0.43%) Urdu Language
12 5 (0.31%) Advertising
13 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.18%) Automotive
14 3 (0.18%) German Language
15 2 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,126 (69.08%) Developer
2 464 (28.47%) PHP Developer
3 224 (13.74%) Java Developer
4 199 (12.21%) Senior Developer
5 161 (9.88%) Web Developer
6 155 (9.51%) Software Developer
7 129 (7.91%) Full Stack Developer
8 97 (5.95%) Junior
9 88 (5.40%) Administrator
10 84 (5.15%) Junior Developer
11 83 (5.09%) JavaScript Developer
12 74 (4.54%) Software Engineer
13 73 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
14 72 (4.42%) C# Developer
15 70 (4.29%) Python Developer
16 66 (4.05%) .NET Developer
17 65 (3.99%) Senior PHP Developer
18 64 (3.93%) HTML Developer
19 63 (3.87%) MySQL Developer
20 62 (3.80%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 833 (51.10%) HTML
2 810 (49.69%) CSS
3 504 (30.92%) jQuery
4 283 (17.36%) AngularJS
5 271 (16.63%) HTML5
6 244 (14.97%) LAMP
7 216 (13.25%) Laravel
8 211 (12.94%) Web Services
9 186 (11.41%) Spring
10 171 (10.49%) CSS3
11 167 (10.25%) .NET
12 154 (9.45%) JSON
13 144 (8.83%) RESTful
14 142 (8.71%) React
15 136 (8.34%) XML
16 125 (7.67%) Ajax
17 124 (7.61%) Node.js
18 123 (7.55%) REST
19 121 (7.42%) Symfony
20 120 (7.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 137 (8.40%) Computer Science
2 96 (5.89%) Mobile App
3 88 (5.40%) User Experience
4 78 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
5 66 (4.05%) Linux Command Line
6 52 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
7 50 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
8 38 (2.33%) Data Centre
8 38 (2.33%) Public Cloud
9 34 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (1.96%) Replication
11 25 (1.53%) Clustering
12 24 (1.47%) Algorithms
13 20 (1.23%) Fintech
14 12 (0.74%) Animation
15 11 (0.67%) Driving Licence
16 10 (0.61%) Life Science
16 10 (0.61%) Management Information System
16 10 (0.61%) Social Media
17 9 (0.55%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 592 (36.32%) Linux
2 199 (12.21%) Windows
3 87 (5.34%) Unix
4 77 (4.72%) Ubuntu
5 75 (4.60%) CentOS
6 47 (2.88%) Android
6 47 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (2.09%) Apple iOS
7 34 (2.09%) Debian
8 29 (1.78%) Windows Server
9 16 (0.98%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.061%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (25.28%) Web Development
3 357 (21.90%) MVC
4 227 (13.93%) OOP
5 225 (13.80%) OO
6 219 (13.44%) Software Engineering
7 174 (10.67%) Scrum
8 168 (10.31%) DevOps
9 139 (8.53%) TDD
10 127 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
11 120 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
12 112 (6.87%) E-Commerce
13 107 (6.56%) Front End Development
14 99 (6.07%) Mentoring
15 87 (5.34%) Open Source
16 82 (5.03%) Test Automation
17 79 (4.85%) Unit Testing
18 78 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
19 74 (4.54%) Configuration Management
20 70 (4.29%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 935 (57.36%) JavaScript
2 762 (46.75%) PHP
3 592 (36.32%) SQL
4 403 (24.72%) Java
5 296 (18.16%) Python
6 185 (11.35%) C#
7 111 (6.81%) Perl
8 105 (6.44%) Ruby
9 85 (5.21%) Bash Shell
10 70 (4.29%) Java 8
11 55 (3.37%) ES6
12 43 (2.64%) C++
12 43 (2.64%) TypeScript
13 39 (2.39%) PHP 5
13 39 (2.39%) T-SQL
14 36 (2.21%) PowerShell
15 32 (1.96%) C
16 30 (1.84%) VB
17 24 (1.47%) Shell Script
18 21 (1.29%) Go
Qualifications
1 220 (13.50%) Degree
2 73 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (2.15%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.10%) ISEB
4 18 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
6 11 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.67%) OCP
7 10 (0.61%) RHCA
8 6 (0.37%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.37%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.31%) CCNA
9 5 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.31%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.25%) RHCE
10 4 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.47%) PCI DSS
2 21 (1.29%) QA
3 20 (1.23%) SLA
4 14 (0.86%) GDPR
5 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.061%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 112 (6.87%) Docker
2 94 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.45%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (0.74%) vSphere
6 10 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.43%) KVM
8 6 (0.37%) iptables
8 6 (0.37%) Xen
9 5 (0.31%) LXC
9 5 (0.31%) vCloud
9 5 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.25%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.18%) OpenAM
12 1 (0.061%) Postfix
12 1 (0.061%) SpamAssassin
12 1 (0.061%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 112 (6.87%) Puppet
2 90 (5.52%) Ansible
3 71 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (2.88%) Kubernetes
5 39 (2.39%) Terraform
6 27 (1.66%) logstash
7 23 (1.41%) Kibana
8 20 (1.23%) Nagios
8 20 (1.23%) Packer
9 14 (0.86%) Galera Cluster
10 13 (0.80%) SCCM
11 12 (0.74%) HAProxy
12 8 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 8 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 8 (0.49%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 7 (0.43%) Rancher
13 7 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
13 7 (0.43%) Xymon
14 6 (0.37%) Netcool
Vendors
1 232 (14.23%) Oracle
2 121 (7.42%) Microsoft
3 101 (6.20%) VMware
4 70 (4.29%) Zend
5 53 (3.25%) Google
6 49 (3.01%) Red Hat
7 20 (1.23%) Capita
8 18 (1.10%) Adobe
8 18 (1.10%) Cisco
9 16 (0.98%) Atlassian
10 14 (0.86%) WooCommerce
11 13 (0.80%) Perforce
11 13 (0.80%) SAP
11 13 (0.80%) Sybase
12 12 (0.74%) Assembla
12 12 (0.74%) Twitter
12 12 (0.74%) Xamarin
13 10 (0.61%) HP
13 10 (0.61%) IBM
13 10 (0.61%) New Relic