Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > South West
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 55 52
Rank change year-on-year +21 -3 -5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 389 504 629
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 6.94% 5.17% 5.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.50% 17.20% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 359 458 575
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £29,400 £30,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,550 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 1,468 2,930 3,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.17% 30.08% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,219 2,409 2,929
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

MySQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing MySQL as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MySQL in the South West.

Salary trend for MySQL in the South West

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing MySQL in the South West over the 6 months to 3 June 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 3 June 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
Dorset +28 117 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Bristol +32 90 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Gloucestershire +27 61 £60,000 +20.00% 15
Devon +7 54 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Wiltshire +13 48 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Somerset -20 14 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Cornwall -4 1 - -
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 239 (61.44%) JavaScript
2 231 (59.38%) PHP
3 191 (49.10%) HTML
4 165 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (41.90%) CSS
6 134 (34.45%) Linux
7 131 (33.68%) MVC
8 122 (31.36%) Git (software)
9 89 (22.88%) jQuery
9 89 (22.88%) AWS
10 83 (21.34%) Laravel
10 83 (21.34%) Java
11 76 (19.54%) SQL
12 64 (16.45%) E-Commerce
13 63 (16.20%) LAMP
14 61 (15.68%) Web Development
14 61 (15.68%) Apache
15 60 (15.42%) SQL Server
15 60 (15.42%) Problem-Solving
16 59 (15.17%) React
17 57 (14.65%) OOP
17 57 (14.65%) Symfony
18 56 (14.40%) AngularJS
19 55 (14.14%) Node.js
19 55 (14.14%) Oracle
20 54 (13.88%) TDD
20 54 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
21 52 (13.37%) Scrum
22 51 (13.11%) Jenkins
23 50 (12.85%) HTML5

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 61 (15.68%) Apache
2 23 (5.91%) CMS
2 23 (5.91%) WordPress
3 22 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 18 (4.63%) Confluence
5 16 (4.11%) Apache Solr
6 15 (3.86%) Drupal
7 14 (3.60%) nginx
8 13 (3.34%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.06%) JBoss
10 6 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.54%) Joomla!
11 4 (1.03%) IIS
12 3 (0.77%) WildFly
13 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (5.91%) Magento
2 11 (2.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 89 (22.88%) AWS
2 49 (12.60%) Azure
3 17 (4.37%) Office 365
4 16 (4.11%) GCP
5 15 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.34%) SaaS
7 11 (2.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 9 (2.31%) Amazon S3
9 8 (2.06%) Serverless
10 6 (1.54%) IaaS
11 5 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (1.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 5 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.29%) OpenShift
11 5 (1.29%) Route 53
11 5 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (1.03%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 4 (1.03%) Datadog
12 4 (1.03%) PaaS
13 3 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.37%) DNS
1 17 (4.37%) Network Security
2 11 (2.83%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.54%) DPNSS
3 6 (1.54%) Extranet
3 6 (1.54%) HTTP
3 6 (1.54%) LAN
3 6 (1.54%) QSIG
3 6 (1.54%) VPN
3 6 (1.54%) WAN
4 5 (1.29%) SSL
5 2 (0.51%) DHCP
5 2 (0.51%) Firewall
5 2 (0.51%) Skype
5 2 (0.51%) SSH
6 1 (0.26%) FTP
6 1 (0.26%) Internet
6 1 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 47 (12.08%) MongoDB
3 32 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (6.17%) Redis
5 23 (5.91%) Relational Database
6 21 (5.40%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 10 (2.57%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.31%) Amazon Redshift
10 8 (2.06%) Big Data
10 8 (2.06%) MariaDB
11 7 (1.80%) Amazon Aurora
11 7 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.29%) BigQuery
12 5 (1.29%) Couchbase
12 5 (1.29%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.29%) MySQL Workbench
12 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (1.03%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 122 (31.36%) Git (software)
2 51 (13.11%) Jenkins
3 40 (10.28%) JIRA
4 29 (7.46%) Selenium
5 18 (4.63%) Maven
6 17 (4.37%) Bitbucket
6 17 (4.37%) Cucumber
6 17 (4.37%) Eclipse
7 16 (4.11%) Grunt
8 14 (3.60%) gulp
8 14 (3.60%) JUnit
9 13 (3.34%) webpack
10 9 (2.31%) PHPUnit
11 8 (2.06%) Subversion
11 8 (2.06%) Vagrant
11 8 (2.06%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.80%) PhpStorm
13 6 (1.54%) SonarQube
14 5 (1.29%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 48 (12.34%) Finance
2 42 (10.80%) Retail
3 23 (5.91%) Marketing
4 6 (1.54%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.03%) Automotive
6 4 (1.03%) Publishing
7 3 (0.77%) Legal
8 2 (0.51%) Advertising
8 2 (0.51%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 289 (74.29%) Developer
2 96 (24.68%) PHP Developer
3 52 (13.37%) Software Developer
4 49 (12.60%) Full Stack Developer
5 39 (10.03%) Java Developer
6 33 (8.48%) Web Developer
7 27 (6.94%) Senior Developer
8 18 (4.63%) Architect
8 18 (4.63%) Backend Developer
8 18 (4.63%) Software Engineer
9 16 (4.11%) .NET Developer
9 16 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
11 13 (3.34%) E-Commerce Developer
11 13 (3.34%) Junior
12 12 (3.08%) .NET Web Developer
12 12 (3.08%) Junior Developer
13 11 (2.83%) LAMP Developer
14 10 (2.57%) Analyst
14 10 (2.57%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (49.10%) HTML
2 163 (41.90%) CSS
3 89 (22.88%) jQuery
4 83 (21.34%) Laravel
5 63 (16.20%) LAMP
6 59 (15.17%) React
7 57 (14.65%) Symfony
8 56 (14.40%) AngularJS
9 55 (14.14%) Node.js
10 50 (12.85%) HTML5
11 48 (12.34%) JSON
11 48 (12.34%) REST
12 47 (12.08%) Vue.js
13 41 (10.54%) RESTful
14 39 (10.03%) .NET
15 32 (8.23%) Sass
16 30 (7.71%) Hibernate
16 30 (7.71%) Spring
16 30 (7.71%) Web Services
16 30 (7.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.91%) User Experience
3 10 (2.57%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (2.57%) Public Cloud
3 10 (2.57%) Virtual Team
4 9 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.54%) EPoS
6 5 (1.29%) CESG
6 5 (1.29%) Clustering
6 5 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.03%) Arduino
7 4 (1.03%) Learning Management System
7 4 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.03%) Tandem
7 4 (1.03%) W3C
8 3 (0.77%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.51%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 134 (34.45%) Linux
2 36 (9.25%) Windows
3 23 (5.91%) Windows Server
4 19 (4.88%) Android
5 9 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.06%) CentOS
6 8 (2.06%) Unix
7 7 (1.80%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.80%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.29%) CoreOS
9 4 (1.03%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (0.77%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.77%) Debian
11 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (33.68%) MVC
3 64 (16.45%) E-Commerce
4 61 (15.68%) Web Development
5 60 (15.42%) Problem-Solving
6 57 (14.65%) OOP
7 54 (13.88%) TDD
8 52 (13.37%) Scrum
9 48 (12.34%) Test Automation
10 42 (10.80%) DevOps
11 36 (9.25%) Software Engineering
12 34 (8.74%) Front End Development
13 33 (8.48%) Project Delivery
14 31 (7.97%) BDD
14 31 (7.97%) Technical Architecture
15 29 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
16 26 (6.68%) Microservices
16 26 (6.68%) OO
17 25 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (6.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 239 (61.44%) JavaScript
2 231 (59.38%) PHP
3 83 (21.34%) Java
4 76 (19.54%) SQL
5 46 (11.83%) Python
6 35 (9.00%) Go
7 33 (8.48%) C#
8 23 (5.91%) PHP 7
9 21 (5.40%) Ruby
10 19 (4.88%) C
11 17 (4.37%) Bash Shell
11 17 (4.37%) TypeScript
12 15 (3.86%) C++
13 9 (2.31%) ES6
13 9 (2.31%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.54%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.54%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.54%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.29%) PHP 5
16 3 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (4.88%) Degree
2 9 (2.31%) DV Cleared
2 9 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.29%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.51%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.17%) QA
2 11 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.31%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (11.31%) Docker
2 16 (4.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.29%) GlusterFS
3 5 (1.29%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.51%) vSphere
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (5.91%) Kubernetes
2 14 (3.60%) Ansible
3 11 (2.83%) Terraform
4 6 (1.54%) Nagios
5 5 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.29%) OSSEC
6 2 (0.51%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.51%) Puppet
6 2 (0.51%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.26%) Grafana
Vendors
1 55 (14.14%) Oracle
2 28 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.88%) Atlassian
4 17 (4.37%) Zend
5 16 (4.11%) Google
5 16 (4.11%) MuleSoft
6 12 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.57%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.29%) New Relic
9 4 (1.03%) Tableau
9 4 (1.03%) Teradata
10 3 (0.77%) Talend
11 2 (0.51%) HP
11 2 (0.51%) SIMUL8
12 1 (0.26%) Adobe
12 1 (0.26%) Apple
12 1 (0.26%) Informatica
12 1 (0.26%) Juniper
12 1 (0.26%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.26%) VMware