Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > South East
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 56 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17 +4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 1,475 1,426 2,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.07% 4.96% 6.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.49% 15.94% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,366 1,267 1,922
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +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 8,432 8,945 10,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.96% 31.12% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7,078 7,663 9,347
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 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +14 524 £45,000 - 84
Hampshire -15 368 £40,000 - 46
Berkshire -26 216 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Surrey +2 212 £45,000 -10.00% 48
East Sussex +10 211 £47,500 +15.85% 13
Buckinghamshire +42 166 £42,500 +13.33% 24
Oxfordshire +26 142 £45,000 - 36
West Sussex +19 81 £45,000 +32.35% 4
Kent 0 65 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Home Counties - 8 £35,000 -
Isle of Wight - 3 £32,500 -
Middlesex +15 2 £70,000 +100.00%
Sussex - 2 £28,000 -
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 841 (57.02%) JavaScript
2 681 (46.17%) PHP
3 680 (46.10%) HTML
4 662 (44.88%) CSS
5 600 (40.68%) Linux
6 501 (33.97%) Git (software)
7 489 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
8 459 (31.12%) SQL
9 376 (25.49%) jQuery
10 365 (24.75%) Java
11 320 (21.69%) Python
12 319 (21.63%) Web Development
13 298 (20.20%) MVC
14 277 (18.78%) AngularJS
15 264 (17.90%) Amazon AWS
16 255 (17.29%) SQL Server
17 234 (15.86%) LAMP
18 220 (14.92%) OOP
19 217 (14.71%) Software Engineering
20 212 (14.37%) Windows
21 210 (14.24%) OO
22 208 (14.10%) HTML5
23 199 (13.49%) Scrum
24 188 (12.75%) Laravel
25 179 (12.14%) C#
26 174 (11.80%) Relational Database
27 173 (11.73%) Degree
28 172 (11.66%) .NET
28 172 (11.66%) Apache
29 164 (11.12%) 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
1 172 (11.66%) Apache
2 103 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 83 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
4 78 (5.29%) CMS
5 58 (3.93%) WordPress
6 37 (2.51%) nginx
7 31 (2.10%) Drupal
8 29 (1.97%) Confluence
9 25 (1.69%) OpenStack
10 24 (1.63%) IIS
11 23 (1.56%) Apache Solr
11 23 (1.56%) JBoss
12 16 (1.08%) SharePoint
13 14 (0.95%) WebLogic
14 9 (0.61%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.61%) WildFly
15 8 (0.54%) Liferay
15 8 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
15 8 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 7 (0.47%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 23 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.34%) GIMP
5 4 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.20%) InDesign
7 1 (0.068%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 18 (1.22%) Magento
2 6 (0.41%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.27%) TRIRIGA
5 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.068%) Lorenzo
7 1 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.068%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 264 (17.90%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (5.56%) SaaS
4 53 (3.59%) GitHub
5 33 (2.24%) Serverless
6 31 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
7 28 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (1.56%) Office 365
9 21 (1.42%) PaaS
10 20 (1.36%) Google Analytics
10 20 (1.36%) npm
11 19 (1.29%) DigitalOcean
11 19 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (1.08%) IaaS
13 14 (0.95%) Amazon S3
14 13 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
15 10 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 10 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 10 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.54%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.69%) DNS
2 24 (1.63%) Internet
3 21 (1.42%) Firewall
4 19 (1.29%) RTMP
4 19 (1.29%) RTSP
5 17 (1.15%) HTTP
6 14 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.75%) RTP
7 11 (0.75%) VPN
8 10 (0.68%) AMQP
8 10 (0.68%) VoIP
9 9 (0.61%) SAN
10 8 (0.54%) Skype
11 7 (0.47%) FTP
11 7 (0.47%) SSH
11 7 (0.47%) VLAN
12 6 (0.41%) PPP
12 6 (0.41%) SSL
13 5 (0.34%) NAS
13 5 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 174 (11.80%) Relational Database
3 147 (9.97%) PostgreSQL
4 121 (8.20%) MongoDB
5 108 (7.32%) NoSQL
6 66 (4.47%) Redis
7 65 (4.41%) MariaDB
8 53 (3.59%) RDBMS
9 44 (2.98%) Big Data
10 37 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 35 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 24 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
15 20 (1.36%) Power BI
16 15 (1.02%) CouchDB
16 15 (1.02%) Oracle Database
17 14 (0.95%) Couchbase
17 14 (0.95%) DB2
17 14 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 501 (33.97%) Git (software)
2 122 (8.27%) Jenkins
3 112 (7.59%) Subversion
4 86 (5.83%) JIRA
5 81 (5.49%) Maven
6 47 (3.19%) Eclipse
7 38 (2.58%) JUnit
8 31 (2.10%) Vagrant
9 28 (1.90%) webpack
10 27 (1.83%) git-flow
11 26 (1.76%) Mercurial
12 25 (1.69%) Bitbucket
13 24 (1.63%) PHPUnit
14 23 (1.56%) Selenium
15 22 (1.49%) TeamCity
16 21 (1.42%) gulp
17 18 (1.22%) Mockito
17 18 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
18 16 (1.08%) Cucumber
19 15 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 159 (10.78%) Finance
2 124 (8.41%) Marketing
3 87 (5.90%) Retail
4 40 (2.71%) Games
5 37 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 34 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 23 (1.56%) Electronics
8 19 (1.29%) Banking
8 19 (1.29%) Hindi Language
8 19 (1.29%) Punjabi Language
8 19 (1.29%) Urdu Language
9 11 (0.75%) Automotive
10 10 (0.68%) Advertising
11 9 (0.61%) Publishing
12 4 (0.27%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.20%) Back Office
13 3 (0.20%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.14%) German Language
14 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,006 (68.20%) Developer
2 412 (27.93%) PHP Developer
3 207 (14.03%) Full Stack Developer
4 175 (11.86%) Java Developer
5 161 (10.92%) Senior Developer
6 146 (9.90%) Web Developer
7 118 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 87 (5.90%) JavaScript Developer
9 85 (5.76%) Python Developer
10 82 (5.56%) Junior
11 75 (5.08%) Junior Developer
12 74 (5.02%) Administrator
12 74 (5.02%) Software Engineer
13 58 (3.93%) Lead Developer
14 57 (3.86%) HTML Developer
14 57 (3.86%) PHP Web Developer
15 53 (3.59%) MySQL Developer
16 50 (3.39%) .NET Developer
16 50 (3.39%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 47 (3.19%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 680 (46.10%) HTML
2 662 (44.88%) CSS
3 376 (25.49%) jQuery
4 277 (18.78%) AngularJS
5 234 (15.86%) LAMP
6 208 (14.10%) HTML5
7 188 (12.75%) Laravel
8 172 (11.66%) .NET
9 164 (11.12%) React
10 153 (10.37%) Web Services
11 140 (9.49%) CSS3
12 134 (9.08%) REST
12 134 (9.08%) Spring
13 125 (8.47%) RESTful
14 115 (7.80%) Node.js
15 107 (7.25%) Sass
16 104 (7.05%) JSON
17 92 (6.24%) SOAP
18 91 (6.17%) Symfony
19 87 (5.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.61%) Computer Science
2 103 (6.98%) User Experience
3 86 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 70 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 62 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
5 62 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
6 53 (3.59%) Replication
6 53 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (1.76%) Fintech
8 24 (1.63%) Algorithms
9 20 (1.36%) Video\Live Streaming
10 17 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
10 17 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.02%) Clustering
12 12 (0.81%) Data Centre
12 12 (0.81%) e-Learning
13 11 (0.75%) Public Cloud
14 8 (0.54%) Life Science
15 6 (0.41%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 600 (40.68%) Linux
2 212 (14.37%) Windows
3 71 (4.81%) Unix
4 66 (4.47%) CentOS
5 60 (4.07%) Ubuntu
6 51 (3.46%) Apple iOS
7 48 (3.25%) Debian
8 46 (3.12%) Android
9 34 (2.31%) Windows Server
10 30 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.68%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.34%) VMS
16 4 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
16 4 (0.27%) Solaris
16 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.20%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (33.15%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (21.63%) Web Development
3 298 (20.20%) MVC
4 220 (14.92%) OOP
5 217 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 210 (14.24%) OO
7 199 (13.49%) Scrum
8 144 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
9 136 (9.22%) DevOps
10 125 (8.47%) TDD
11 113 (7.66%) E-Commerce
12 99 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
13 98 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
14 83 (5.63%) Mentoring
15 78 (5.29%) Front End Development
16 77 (5.22%) Analytics
17 73 (4.95%) Test Automation
18 69 (4.68%) Continuous Improvement
19 68 (4.61%) Microservices
20 64 (4.34%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 841 (57.02%) JavaScript
2 681 (46.17%) PHP
3 459 (31.12%) SQL
4 365 (24.75%) Java
5 320 (21.69%) Python
6 179 (12.14%) C#
7 94 (6.37%) Bash Shell
8 88 (5.97%) ES6
9 84 (5.69%) Ruby
10 78 (5.29%) C++
11 72 (4.88%) Java 8
12 58 (3.93%) T-SQL
13 53 (3.59%) TypeScript
14 51 (3.46%) PHP 5
15 42 (2.85%) PowerShell
16 40 (2.71%) Perl
17 35 (2.37%) Shell Script
17 35 (2.37%) VB.NET
18 33 (2.24%) C
19 30 (2.03%) Go
Qualifications
1 173 (11.73%) Degree
2 83 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (1.90%) RHCA
5 14 (0.95%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.61%) RHCE
7 8 (0.54%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
8 7 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
8 7 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.41%) CCNA
9 6 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.41%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.41%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.34%) Analytics IQ
10 5 (0.34%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.20%) VCP6
12 2 (0.14%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.97%) QA
2 27 (1.83%) GDPR
3 25 (1.69%) SLA
4 10 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.068%) HL7
System Software
1 106 (7.19%) Docker
2 68 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.90%) Active Directory
4 23 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.68%) KVM
8 9 (0.61%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.47%) LXC
10 5 (0.34%) HDFS
11 4 (0.27%) Firmware
11 4 (0.27%) GPFS
11 4 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.27%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.27%) Xen
12 3 (0.20%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.20%) iptables
13 2 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.14%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 57 (3.86%) Ansible
2 53 (3.59%) Puppet
3 37 (2.51%) Kubernetes
4 27 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (1.36%) Terraform
6 14 (0.95%) Nagios
6 14 (0.95%) ZABBIX
7 13 (0.88%) HAProxy
8 10 (0.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 10 (0.68%) Kibana
8 10 (0.68%) Xymon
9 8 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
10 7 (0.47%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.41%) Galera Cluster
11 6 (0.41%) Grafana
11 6 (0.41%) logstash
12 5 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.34%) Icinga
12 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 164 (11.12%) Oracle
2 124 (8.41%) Microsoft
3 77 (5.22%) VMware
4 67 (4.54%) Red Hat
5 53 (3.59%) Google
6 51 (3.46%) Zend
7 23 (1.56%) SAP
8 22 (1.49%) IBM
9 18 (1.22%) Adobe
9 18 (1.22%) Xamarin
10 17 (1.15%) Sybase
11 15 (1.02%) Cisco
12 12 (0.81%) Capita
12 12 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (0.81%) Tableau
13 10 (0.68%) New Relic
14 9 (0.61%) Perforce
15 8 (0.54%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.54%) Twitter
16 7 (0.47%) Juniper