Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > South West
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 62 48
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14 +2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 694 555 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.80% 5.36% 5.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.76% 16.71% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 590 501 536
South West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.14% -2.78% +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 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 2,921 3,322 3,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.62% 32.11% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,518 2,838 2,849
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.81%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,500 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Bristol +12 226 £45,000 +20.00% 49
Gloucestershire +34 122 £45,000 +16.13% 20
Somerset +23 94 £45,000 +16.13% 25
Dorset -3 84 £37,500 +25.00% 10
Wiltshire +8 76 £42,500 +6.25% 18
Devon +43 68 £35,000 -12.50% 14
Cornwall -10 21 £28,250 +2.73% 10
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 West region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 387 (55.76%) PHP
2 371 (53.46%) JavaScript
3 361 (52.02%) Linux
4 329 (47.41%) HTML
5 310 (44.67%) CSS
6 217 (31.27%) Agile Software Development
7 199 (28.67%) SQL Server
8 182 (26.22%) Git (software)
9 176 (25.36%) SQL
10 173 (24.93%) Amazon AWS
11 169 (24.35%) Web Development
12 159 (22.91%) MVC
13 156 (22.48%) jQuery
14 145 (20.89%) PostgreSQL
15 139 (20.03%) C#
16 133 (19.16%) Apache
17 128 (18.44%) Python
17 128 (18.44%) Software Engineering
18 123 (17.72%) LAMP
19 118 (17.00%) AngularJS
20 115 (16.57%) Windows
21 113 (16.28%) Web Services
22 108 (15.56%) Java
22 108 (15.56%) REST
23 104 (14.99%) Problem-Solving
24 103 (14.84%) .NET
25 100 (14.41%) Oracle
26 94 (13.54%) Laravel
27 90 (12.97%) OO
28 85 (12.25%) Internet

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
1 133 (19.16%) Apache
2 34 (4.90%) CMS
3 26 (3.75%) WordPress
4 19 (2.74%) Drupal
5 15 (2.16%) nginx
6 13 (1.87%) Apache Pig
6 13 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (1.73%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.15%) Confluence
9 7 (1.01%) IIS
9 7 (1.01%) JBoss
10 6 (0.86%) Moodle
10 6 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.86%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.58%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.58%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 36 (5.19%) Chatbot
2 6 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.14%) Maya
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) Magento
2 4 (0.58%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) FastStats
4 1 (0.14%) Shopify
4 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 173 (24.93%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (7.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 26 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (3.75%) Amazon S3
5 21 (3.03%) SaaS
6 12 (1.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 10 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.58%) GitHub
9 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.43%) Google Container Engine
10 2 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.29%) npm
10 2 (0.29%) Office 365
10 2 (0.29%) PaaS
10 2 (0.29%) Serverless
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 85 (12.25%) Internet
2 29 (4.18%) TCP/IP
3 26 (3.75%) DNS
4 25 (3.60%) SSL
5 23 (3.31%) HTTP
6 18 (2.59%) DHCP
7 15 (2.16%) Network Security
8 13 (1.87%) Firewall
9 10 (1.44%) SAN
10 6 (0.86%) FTP
10 6 (0.86%) SMTP
11 5 (0.72%) NAS
11 5 (0.72%) SMS
12 4 (0.58%) DDNS
12 4 (0.58%) Extranet
12 4 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (0.43%) SNMP
13 3 (0.43%) VoIP
14 2 (0.29%) Broadband
14 2 (0.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (28.67%) SQL Server
2 145 (20.89%) PostgreSQL
3 70 (10.09%) Relational Database
4 58 (8.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 53 (7.64%) MariaDB
6 38 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (5.19%) MongoDB
8 32 (4.61%) NoSQL
9 30 (4.32%) Amazon RDS
10 29 (4.18%) Hadoop
11 25 (3.60%) Big Data
12 24 (3.46%) RDBMS
13 22 (3.17%) Oracle Database
14 16 (2.31%) Apache Hive
15 14 (2.02%) Redis
16 13 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
17 12 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
17 12 (1.73%) Power BI
17 12 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 11 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 182 (26.22%) Git (software)
2 77 (11.10%) JIRA
3 66 (9.51%) PHPUnit
4 54 (7.78%) Jenkins
5 39 (5.62%) Eclipse
6 30 (4.32%) Selenium
7 24 (3.46%) Maven
8 21 (3.03%) Bitbucket
8 21 (3.03%) Subversion
9 20 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (2.16%) CodeSonar
10 15 (2.16%) git-flow
10 15 (2.16%) JUnit
10 15 (2.16%) Robot Framework
11 13 (1.87%) gulp
12 12 (1.73%) Liquibase
13 11 (1.59%) Grunt
14 10 (1.44%) GitLab
15 9 (1.30%) webpack
16 8 (1.15%) Travis CI
General
1 74 (10.66%) Retail
2 72 (10.37%) Finance
3 36 (5.19%) Marketing
4 14 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 6 (0.86%) Back Office
5 6 (0.86%) Legal
6 5 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 5 (0.72%) Electronics
7 4 (0.58%) Games
7 4 (0.58%) Law
8 2 (0.29%) Advertising
8 2 (0.29%) Automotive
8 2 (0.29%) Banking
9 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 431 (62.10%) Developer
2 216 (31.12%) PHP Developer
3 103 (14.84%) Web Developer
4 85 (12.25%) Software Engineer
5 69 (9.94%) Senior Developer
6 66 (9.51%) PHP Web Developer
7 52 (7.49%) Backend Developer
7 52 (7.49%) Java Developer
7 52 (7.49%) Software Developer
8 42 (6.05%) Senior Software Engineer
9 37 (5.33%) MySQL Developer
10 36 (5.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 31 (4.47%) Administrator
12 30 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 28 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
13 28 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
14 27 (3.89%) Analyst
14 27 (3.89%) Senior PHP Developer
14 27 (3.89%) Systems Administrator
15 26 (3.75%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (47.41%) HTML
2 310 (44.67%) CSS
3 156 (22.48%) jQuery
4 123 (17.72%) LAMP
5 118 (17.00%) AngularJS
6 113 (16.28%) Web Services
7 108 (15.56%) REST
8 103 (14.84%) .NET
9 94 (13.54%) Laravel
10 75 (10.81%) XML
11 66 (9.51%) JSON
12 61 (8.79%) ASP.NET
13 58 (8.36%) Node.js
14 56 (8.07%) HTML5
15 51 (7.35%) Symfony
16 48 (6.92%) RESTful
17 44 (6.34%) SOAP
17 44 (6.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 38 (5.48%) Django
19 37 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.89%) Linux Command Line
3 22 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 18 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (2.59%) Fintech
4 18 (2.59%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.45%) User Experience
6 16 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
7 15 (2.16%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.87%) Clustering
9 12 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.59%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.44%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.30%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.15%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.15%) Video\Live Streaming
14 7 (1.01%) Digital Signage
14 7 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (1.01%) Graphic Design
14 7 (1.01%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 361 (52.02%) Linux
2 115 (16.57%) Windows
3 70 (10.09%) Unix
4 49 (7.06%) Ubuntu
5 25 (3.60%) CentOS
6 19 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (2.59%) Android
7 18 (2.59%) Apple iOS
7 18 (2.59%) Windows Server
8 15 (2.16%) Mac OS X
9 9 (1.30%) Debian
10 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.29%) Solaris
13 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (31.27%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (24.35%) Web Development
3 159 (22.91%) MVC
4 128 (18.44%) Software Engineering
5 104 (14.99%) Problem-Solving
6 90 (12.97%) OO
7 84 (12.10%) Mentoring
8 67 (9.65%) E-Commerce
9 63 (9.08%) Continuous Delivery
10 62 (8.93%) Open Source
11 59 (8.50%) OOP
11 59 (8.50%) Scrum
12 58 (8.36%) API Development
13 57 (8.21%) Project Management
14 55 (7.93%) Microservices
15 54 (7.78%) Coaching
16 49 (7.06%) Configuration Management
17 47 (6.77%) SDLC
17 47 (6.77%) Test Automation
18 46 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 387 (55.76%) PHP
2 371 (53.46%) JavaScript
3 176 (25.36%) SQL
4 139 (20.03%) C#
5 128 (18.44%) Python
6 108 (15.56%) Java
7 49 (7.06%) C++
8 43 (6.20%) Ruby
9 40 (5.76%) C
10 39 (5.62%) Bash Shell
11 34 (4.90%) TypeScript
12 18 (2.59%) PowerShell
13 17 (2.45%) PL/SQL
14 16 (2.31%) Go
14 16 (2.31%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.73%) Java 8
15 12 (1.73%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.59%) PHP 7
17 8 (1.15%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 62 (8.93%) Degree
2 30 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.46%) CCNA
3 24 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (2.88%) CISSP
4 20 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (2.88%) SSCP
5 16 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 16 (2.31%) MCSE
6 15 (2.16%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.87%) CompTIA Security+
7 13 (1.87%) GIAC
7 13 (1.87%) Linux+ Certification
7 13 (1.87%) Network+ Certification
7 13 (1.87%) SANS
8 10 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (1.01%) LPIC
10 6 (0.86%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.45%) ISO 9001
2 14 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.59%) QA
4 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.29%) GDPR
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 71 (10.23%) Docker
2 23 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.59%) Active Directory
4 15 (2.16%) vSphere
5 9 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.30%) KVM
5 9 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.43%) HDFS
7 2 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.29%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 80 (11.53%) Puppet
2 31 (4.47%) ZABBIX
3 22 (3.17%) Ansible
4 18 (2.59%) Kubernetes
5 17 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.16%) Salt
7 11 (1.59%) Cacti
7 11 (1.59%) Galera Cluster
8 5 (0.72%) Nagios
9 4 (0.58%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.43%) Plesk
10 3 (0.43%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.43%) Terraform
11 2 (0.29%) Ganeti
11 2 (0.29%) Graphite
11 2 (0.29%) Kibana
11 2 (0.29%) logstash
11 2 (0.29%) Marathon
11 2 (0.29%) Mesos
11 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 100 (14.41%) Oracle
2 75 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 58 (8.36%) Google
4 26 (3.75%) VMware
5 22 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 18 (2.59%) Atlassian
6 18 (2.59%) Remedy
6 18 (2.59%) Zend
7 13 (1.87%) Cisco
8 10 (1.44%) Adobe
8 10 (1.44%) Tableau
9 8 (1.15%) Teradata
10 7 (1.01%) SAP
11 6 (0.86%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.72%) IBM
12 5 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.72%) Sencha
13 4 (0.58%) Citrix
13 4 (0.58%) Informatica
13 4 (0.58%) Panasonic