Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL
England > South West
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 47 52
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 -6
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 450 614 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.45% 5.87% 6.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.40% 19.67% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 396 523 561
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +7.95% -2.22%

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 2,922 3,122 3,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.89% 29.85% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,382 2,705 2,784
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,525 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 -34 112 £40,000 -11.11% 36
Dorset +17 80 £35,000 - 23
Wiltshire +10 74 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Gloucestershire -33 74 £50,000 +25.00% 16
Devon 0 68 £45,000 +28.57% 15
Somerset -30 28 £40,000 - 7
Cornwall +17 13 £35,000 +16.67% 14
MySQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 293 (65.11%) PHP
2 264 (58.67%) JavaScript
3 210 (46.67%) HTML
4 200 (44.44%) CSS
5 197 (43.78%) Linux
6 170 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
7 149 (33.11%) SQL
8 141 (31.33%) Git (software)
9 131 (29.11%) MVC
10 128 (28.44%) jQuery
11 107 (23.78%) Laravel
12 101 (22.44%) Web Development
13 92 (20.44%) Java
14 85 (18.89%) LAMP
14 85 (18.89%) MongoDB
15 84 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
16 81 (18.00%) C#
17 79 (17.56%) Python
18 75 (16.67%) Oracle
18 75 (16.67%) SQL Server
19 72 (16.00%) Software Engineering
19 72 (16.00%) Node.js
20 70 (15.56%) Test Automation
21 66 (14.67%) Relational Database
22 64 (14.22%) Docker
23 62 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
23 62 (13.78%) Apache
24 61 (13.56%) .NET
24 61 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
25 59 (13.11%) React

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 62 (13.78%) Apache
2 41 (9.11%) WordPress
3 28 (6.22%) CMS
4 27 (6.00%) nginx
5 24 (5.33%) Apache Solr
6 21 (4.67%) Joomla!
7 20 (4.44%) Drupal
7 20 (4.44%) JBoss
8 18 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (3.33%) Tomcat
10 14 (3.11%) Confluence
11 9 (2.00%) Apache Spark
12 8 (1.78%) IIS
12 8 (1.78%) SharePoint
12 8 (1.78%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.78%) WebSphere
13 7 (1.56%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.22%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.22%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 8 (1.78%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.33%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 36 (8.00%) Magento
2 21 (4.67%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (1.33%) Shopify
4 5 (1.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.22%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 84 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (9.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (7.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 19 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (3.56%) Amazon EMR
5 16 (3.56%) Amazon S3
6 15 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (2.22%) GitHub
7 10 (2.22%) Google Compute Engine
8 8 (1.78%) SaaS
9 7 (1.56%) Serverless
10 6 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 6 (1.33%) MailChimp
10 6 (1.33%) Office 365
11 5 (1.11%) Power Platform
12 4 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.89%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.67%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 3 (0.67%) Azure Data Factory
14 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.33%) Extranet
2 15 (3.33%) Firewall
3 12 (2.67%) Internet
4 9 (2.00%) DNS
5 8 (1.78%) Asterisk PBX
5 8 (1.78%) Intranet
5 8 (1.78%) Wireshark
6 7 (1.56%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.11%) Network Security
8 4 (0.89%) SSL
9 3 (0.67%) DHCP
9 3 (0.67%) HTTP
9 3 (0.67%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.67%) IPsec
10 1 (0.22%) SNMP
10 1 (0.22%) SSH
10 1 (0.22%) VoIP
10 1 (0.22%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (18.89%) MongoDB
2 75 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 66 (14.67%) Relational Database
4 54 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 33 (7.33%) PostgreSQL
6 29 (6.44%) Big Data
6 29 (6.44%) MariaDB
7 20 (4.44%) Hadoop
8 18 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
9 17 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (3.33%) Oracle Database
11 14 (3.11%) BigQuery
12 13 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
13 12 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (2.00%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.56%) OrientDB
15 7 (1.56%) QlikView
15 7 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 141 (31.33%) Git (software)
2 59 (13.11%) Jenkins
3 34 (7.56%) JIRA
4 28 (6.22%) Subversion
5 22 (4.89%) Eclipse
6 21 (4.67%) PHPUnit
7 19 (4.22%) Selenium
8 16 (3.56%) Bitbucket
8 16 (3.56%) Cucumber
9 15 (3.33%) Maven
10 14 (3.11%) JUnit
11 11 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (1.78%) Ant
12 8 (1.78%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.33%) Grunt
13 6 (1.33%) gulp
14 5 (1.11%) IntelliJ
14 5 (1.11%) PostCSS
14 5 (1.11%) Robot Framework
15 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 47 (10.44%) Retail
2 25 (5.56%) Marketing
3 23 (5.11%) Finance
4 12 (2.67%) Law
5 11 (2.44%) Games
6 9 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.11%) Billing
7 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.89%) Automotive
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Back Office
9 2 (0.44%) Local Government
9 2 (0.44%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 303 (67.33%) Developer
2 183 (40.67%) PHP Developer
3 38 (8.44%) Software Developer
4 36 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 34 (7.56%) Software Engineer
6 31 (6.89%) Senior Developer
7 29 (6.44%) Java Developer
8 25 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 23 (5.11%) Analyst
10 19 (4.22%) DevOps Engineer
11 18 (4.00%) Administrator
12 16 (3.56%) Analyst Programmer
12 16 (3.56%) Architect
12 16 (3.56%) Programmer
13 13 (2.89%) Linux Engineer
14 12 (2.67%) Senior PHP Developer
15 11 (2.44%) Data Architect
15 11 (2.44%) DBA
15 11 (2.44%) React Developer
16 10 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (46.67%) HTML
2 200 (44.44%) CSS
3 128 (28.44%) jQuery
4 107 (23.78%) Laravel
5 85 (18.89%) LAMP
6 72 (16.00%) Node.js
7 61 (13.56%) .NET
8 59 (13.11%) React
9 58 (12.89%) HTML5
10 50 (11.11%) XML
11 45 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 45 (10.00%) CSS3
11 45 (10.00%) Symfony
12 44 (9.78%) Web Services
13 43 (9.56%) Ajax
14 38 (8.44%) REST
15 37 (8.22%) Vue.js
16 34 (7.56%) JSON
17 32 (7.11%) ASP.NET
18 26 (5.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.67%) Clustering
3 24 (5.33%) EPoS
4 23 (5.11%) Replication
5 18 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.78%) Linux Command Line
7 16 (3.56%) User Experience
8 14 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (2.22%) Social Media
10 9 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (1.33%) Blog
11 6 (1.33%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.11%) 3D Printing
12 5 (1.11%) Arduino
12 5 (1.11%) Raspberry Pi
13 4 (0.89%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.89%) PKI
14 3 (0.67%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 197 (43.78%) Linux
2 52 (11.56%) Unix
3 43 (9.56%) Windows
4 29 (6.44%) Ubuntu
5 28 (6.22%) Android
6 27 (6.00%) Apple iOS
7 21 (4.67%) Debian
7 21 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (3.56%) Windows Server
9 14 (3.11%) CentOS
10 4 (0.89%) AIX
11 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (29.11%) MVC
3 101 (22.44%) Web Development
4 72 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 70 (15.56%) Test Automation
6 62 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
7 61 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
8 56 (12.44%) OOP
9 54 (12.00%) DevOps
9 54 (12.00%) Scrum
10 50 (11.11%) TDD
11 42 (9.33%) Open Source
12 41 (9.11%) E-Commerce
13 39 (8.67%) OO
14 35 (7.78%) Continuous Delivery
15 33 (7.33%) Configuration Management
16 32 (7.11%) Project Management
17 30 (6.67%) Task Automation
17 30 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
18 26 (5.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 293 (65.11%) PHP
2 264 (58.67%) JavaScript
3 149 (33.11%) SQL
4 92 (20.44%) Java
5 81 (18.00%) C#
6 79 (17.56%) Python
7 42 (9.33%) Ruby
8 26 (5.78%) Go
9 23 (5.11%) Bash Shell
10 19 (4.22%) C++
11 17 (3.78%) Perl
12 16 (3.56%) C
12 16 (3.56%) PHP 5
12 16 (3.56%) PHP 7
13 15 (3.33%) TypeScript
14 13 (2.89%) PowerShell
15 11 (2.44%) Shell Script
16 9 (2.00%) ES6
17 8 (1.78%) R
18 7 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 34 (7.56%) DV Cleared
3 17 (3.78%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.56%) Degree
5 10 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.89%) CCNA
6 4 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.33%) QA
2 8 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (14.22%) Docker
2 8 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (1.56%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.11%) vSphere
6 4 (0.89%) Ceph
6 4 (0.89%) Dovecot
6 4 (0.89%) Postfix
7 3 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.22%) KVM
8 1 (0.22%) LXC
8 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (9.78%) Puppet
2 32 (7.11%) Kubernetes
3 25 (5.56%) ZABBIX
4 22 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (3.78%) Nagios
6 16 (3.56%) Ansible
6 16 (3.56%) Docker Swarm
7 15 (3.33%) Prometheus
7 15 (3.33%) Terraform
8 8 (1.78%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 6 (1.33%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.89%) Galera Cluster
10 4 (0.89%) HP ALM
11 3 (0.67%) Grafana
12 2 (0.44%) Salt
13 1 (0.22%) Icinga
Vendors
1 75 (16.67%) Oracle
2 41 (9.11%) Google
3 22 (4.89%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.22%) Red Hat
5 16 (3.56%) Tableau
6 15 (3.33%) Adobe
6 15 (3.33%) Zend
7 12 (2.67%) HP
8 10 (2.22%) Atlassian
9 9 (2.00%) Cisco
9 9 (2.00%) Teradata
10 8 (1.78%) Palo Alto
10 8 (1.78%) Sybase
10 8 (1.78%) Talend
10 8 (1.78%) VMware
11 6 (1.33%) MuleSoft
11 6 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.89%) Adyen
12 4 (0.89%) Scality
12 4 (0.89%) WorldPay