Period
to 20 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > South West
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 40 49
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 +4
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 530 694 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.41% 6.87% 5.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.93% 23.63% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 468 556 523
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,425 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,126 2,937 3,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.70% 29.06% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,811 2,504 2,913
South West median annual salary £44,490 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £67,787 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for MySQL in the South West

MySQL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for MySQL in the South West

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL in the South West over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for MySQL in the South West

MySQL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Bristol +13 154 £40,000 -11.11% 40
Dorset +12 107 £37,500 - 20
Wiltshire +5 90 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Gloucestershire -28 70 £57,500 +27.78% 19
Devon 0 65 £40,000 - 40
Somerset -23 36 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Cornwall +4 8 £57,500 +130.00% 6
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 West region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 313 (59.06%) JavaScript
2 296 (55.85%) PHP
3 223 (42.08%) HTML
4 209 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
5 202 (38.11%) CSS
6 183 (34.53%) Linux
7 151 (28.49%) Git (software)
8 135 (25.47%) SQL
9 131 (24.72%) Java
10 124 (23.40%) MVC
11 114 (21.51%) Laravel
12 105 (19.81%) jQuery
13 96 (18.11%) AWS
14 85 (16.04%) Oracle
15 82 (15.47%) SQL Server
16 78 (14.72%) React
17 77 (14.53%) AngularJS
18 76 (14.34%) MongoDB
18 76 (14.34%) C#
19 75 (14.15%) HTML5
20 74 (13.96%) Vue.js
21 73 (13.77%) Symfony
22 71 (13.40%) Jenkins
23 70 (13.21%) Node.js
24 68 (12.83%) Python
25 66 (12.45%) .NET
26 64 (12.08%) Scrum
26 64 (12.08%) DevOps
27 62 (11.70%) Web Development
27 62 (11.70%) Finance

MySQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 57 (10.75%) Apache
2 36 (6.79%) WordPress
3 34 (6.42%) CMS
4 30 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 25 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (4.72%) JBoss
5 25 (4.72%) nginx
6 23 (4.34%) Apache Solr
6 23 (4.34%) Drupal
7 18 (3.40%) SharePoint
8 17 (3.21%) Confluence
9 9 (1.70%) IIS
10 5 (0.94%) Apache Spark
10 5 (0.94%) Ethereum
10 5 (0.94%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.94%) WildFly
11 4 (0.75%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 42 (7.92%) Magento
2 12 (2.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (1.32%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 96 (18.11%) AWS
2 53 (10.00%) Azure
3 25 (4.72%) GCP
4 24 (4.53%) Serverless
5 20 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (3.77%) SaaS
6 13 (2.45%) Office 365
7 11 (2.08%) Amazon S3
8 10 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.70%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (1.32%) IaaS
11 6 (1.13%) Yarn
12 5 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (0.94%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.94%) Route 53
12 5 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.96%) DNS
2 20 (3.77%) Extranet
3 16 (3.02%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.08%) HTTP
5 9 (1.70%) SSL
6 8 (1.51%) Internet
6 8 (1.51%) SSH
7 7 (1.32%) Firewall
8 6 (1.13%) VPN
9 4 (0.75%) BGP
9 4 (0.75%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.75%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.75%) MPLS
9 4 (0.75%) OSPF
9 4 (0.75%) PPP
9 4 (0.75%) VoIP
10 3 (0.57%) Network Security
11 2 (0.38%) DPNSS
11 2 (0.38%) QSIG
11 2 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 76 (14.34%) MongoDB
3 61 (11.51%) Relational Database
4 47 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (7.92%) NoSQL
6 28 (5.28%) MariaDB
7 25 (4.72%) Amazon Redshift
8 16 (3.02%) Big Data
9 15 (2.83%) RDBMS
10 14 (2.64%) Amazon Aurora
10 14 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (2.64%) Redis
11 12 (2.26%) BigQuery
11 12 (2.26%) Hadoop
12 10 (1.89%) Bigtable
12 10 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (1.51%) Ingres
15 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 151 (28.49%) Git (software)
2 71 (13.40%) Jenkins
3 52 (9.81%) JIRA
4 35 (6.60%) Cucumber
5 32 (6.04%) Eclipse
5 32 (6.04%) Selenium
6 26 (4.91%) JUnit
7 25 (4.72%) Maven
8 21 (3.96%) Bitbucket
8 21 (3.96%) Subversion
9 18 (3.40%) Grunt
10 17 (3.21%) gulp
11 13 (2.45%) PHPUnit
12 10 (1.89%) Ant
12 10 (1.89%) Vagrant
13 7 (1.32%) Visual Studio
14 6 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (1.13%) GitLab
14 6 (1.13%) webpack
15 5 (0.94%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 62 (11.70%) Finance
2 51 (9.62%) Retail
3 34 (6.42%) Marketing
4 14 (2.64%) Automotive
5 7 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.13%) Public Sector
7 5 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.57%) Publishing
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 391 (73.77%) Developer
2 159 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 75 (14.15%) Full Stack Developer
4 67 (12.64%) Software Developer
5 52 (9.81%) Java Developer
5 52 (9.81%) Senior Developer
6 45 (8.49%) Web Developer
7 31 (5.85%) .NET Developer
8 30 (5.66%) Architect
9 26 (4.91%) C# Developer
9 26 (4.91%) Junior
10 25 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 25 (4.72%) Junior Developer
11 24 (4.53%) Senior PHP Developer
12 21 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (3.40%) Software Engineer
14 16 (3.02%) .NET Web Developer
15 14 (2.64%) Backend Developer
15 14 (2.64%) Java Software Developer
15 14 (2.64%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (42.08%) HTML
2 202 (38.11%) CSS
3 114 (21.51%) Laravel
4 105 (19.81%) jQuery
5 78 (14.72%) React
6 77 (14.53%) AngularJS
7 75 (14.15%) HTML5
8 74 (13.96%) Vue.js
9 73 (13.77%) Symfony
10 70 (13.21%) Node.js
11 66 (12.45%) .NET
12 61 (11.51%) LAMP
13 53 (10.00%) Sass
14 49 (9.25%) REST
15 44 (8.30%) Spring
16 43 (8.11%) CSS3
17 42 (7.92%) JSON
18 41 (7.74%) RESTful
18 41 (7.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 40 (7.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.04%) Linux Command Line
2 32 (6.04%) User Experience
3 21 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (3.77%) EPoS
5 19 (3.58%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.21%) Public Cloud
7 15 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.64%) Cyberthreat
9 13 (2.45%) Clustering
10 8 (1.51%) Replication
11 7 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.94%) CESG
13 4 (0.75%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.75%) Learning Management System
13 4 (0.75%) W3C
14 3 (0.57%) Arduino
14 3 (0.57%) Data Centre
15 2 (0.38%) Cybercrime
15 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 183 (34.53%) Linux
2 38 (7.17%) Windows
3 36 (6.79%) Unix
4 25 (4.72%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.02%) Android
6 8 (1.51%) CentOS
7 7 (1.32%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.13%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.94%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.94%) Debian
10 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.38%) AIX
12 2 (0.38%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (23.40%) MVC
3 64 (12.08%) DevOps
3 64 (12.08%) Scrum
4 62 (11.70%) Web Development
5 54 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (10.19%) Test Automation
6 50 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 48 (9.06%) Problem-Solving
7 48 (9.06%) Software Engineering
8 42 (7.92%) Open Source
9 41 (7.74%) OOP
10 40 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
11 39 (7.36%) TDD
12 36 (6.79%) Microservices
12 36 (6.79%) Project Delivery
13 35 (6.60%) OO
14 31 (5.85%) Project Management
15 30 (5.66%) Time Management
16 29 (5.47%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 313 (59.06%) JavaScript
2 296 (55.85%) PHP
3 135 (25.47%) SQL
4 131 (24.72%) Java
5 76 (14.34%) C#
6 68 (12.83%) Python
7 40 (7.55%) Bash Shell
7 40 (7.55%) Go
8 31 (5.85%) PHP 7
9 30 (5.66%) C++
10 26 (4.91%) Ruby
11 20 (3.77%) TypeScript
12 17 (3.21%) VB.NET
13 14 (2.64%) ES6
14 12 (2.26%) C
15 10 (1.89%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.51%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.32%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.32%) PowerShell
18 6 (1.13%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 28 (5.28%) Security Cleared
2 23 (4.34%) SC Cleared
3 20 (3.77%) Degree
4 18 (3.40%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.94%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.19%) LFCS
7 1 (0.19%) MCIPD
7 1 (0.19%) MCSA
7 1 (0.19%) MCSE
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.91%) QA
2 11 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.89%) GDPR
4 6 (1.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (10.38%) Docker
2 17 (3.21%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.94%) GlusterFS
3 5 (0.94%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.75%) Corosync
4 4 (0.75%) DRBD
4 4 (0.75%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (0.75%) Postfix
5 3 (0.57%) vSphere
6 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.38%) Samba
6 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.19%) KVM
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (6.04%) Kubernetes
2 21 (3.96%) Ansible
3 18 (3.40%) Puppet
4 13 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.45%) Terraform
5 12 (2.26%) Nagios
6 8 (1.51%) ZABBIX
7 7 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (0.94%) OSSEC
9 4 (0.75%) HAProxy
9 4 (0.75%) Pacemaker
9 4 (0.75%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.19%) Grafana
Vendors
1 85 (16.04%) Oracle
2 29 (5.47%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.91%) Google
4 19 (3.58%) Atlassian
5 14 (2.64%) Adobe
6 13 (2.45%) MuleSoft
6 13 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.26%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.89%) Tableau
8 10 (1.89%) Teradata
9 7 (1.32%) Talend
10 6 (1.13%) Zend
11 5 (0.94%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.94%) Hortonworks
11 5 (0.94%) Juniper
11 5 (0.94%) New Relic
12 4 (0.75%) Fortinet
12 4 (0.75%) MikroTik
13 3 (0.57%) VMware
13 3 (0.57%) WooCommerce