Period
to 15 February 2019

The median annual salary for a MySQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

MySQL Developer
UK
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1010 862 720
Rank change year-on-year -148 -142 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL Developer 109 340 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.20% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 102 304 492
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,125 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +10.29% -0.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 145,316 169,257 169,664
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 96.30% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 116,207 138,647 141,062
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

MySQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured MySQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MySQL Developer in the UK

MySQL Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MySQL Developer in the UK

MySQL Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MySQL Developer over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for MySQL Developer in the UK

MySQL Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 15 February 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
UK excluding London -87 94 £42,500 +13.33% 16
England -145 94 £42,500 - 19
South West +31 22 £45,000 +50.00%
South East +12 21 £40,000 -11.11% 4
North of England -5 18 £42,500 - 8
East of England +44 17 £42,500 -
London -21 14 £50,000 -11.11% 4
Scotland +12 10 £35,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +47 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North West -24 9 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Midlands -30 5 £42,000 +20.86% 3
Wales +22 4 £45,000 +38.46% 1
West Midlands -20 4 £42,000 +29.23%
East Midlands +8 1 £47,500 +25.00% 3

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, MySQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring MySQL Developer in the job title.

1 109 (100.00%) MySQL
2 80 (73.39%) JavaScript
3 74 (67.89%) PHP
4 66 (60.55%) CSS
5 64 (58.72%) HTML
6 43 (39.45%) MVC
7 41 (37.61%) jQuery
8 40 (36.70%) Web Development
9 35 (32.11%) Git (software)
10 34 (31.19%) Laravel
11 31 (28.44%) SQL
11 31 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (26.61%) C#
13 28 (25.69%) .NET
13 28 (25.69%) AngularJS
14 27 (24.77%) HTML5
15 26 (23.85%) Linux
16 24 (22.02%) OO
16 24 (22.02%) Relational Database
17 23 (21.10%) SOAP
18 21 (19.27%) SQL Server
18 21 (19.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 20 (18.35%) REST
19 20 (18.35%) Symfony
20 19 (17.43%) JSON
21 18 (16.51%) Web Services
22 16 (14.68%) WCF
22 16 (14.68%) LAMP
22 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET Web API
22 16 (14.68%) Front End Development

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (10.09%) CMS
2 6 (5.50%) Apache
2 6 (5.50%) WordPress
3 5 (4.59%) Drupal
4 3 (2.75%) nginx
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.92%) Confluence
5 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.92%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) npm
3 1 (0.92%) PaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Firewall
1 1 (0.92%) HTTP
1 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (100.00%) MySQL
2 24 (22.02%) Relational Database
3 21 (19.27%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.42%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.67%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.83%) SQLite
9 1 (0.92%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.92%) Redis
9 1 (0.92%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 35 (32.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.59%) JIRA
2 5 (4.59%) PHPUnit
3 4 (3.67%) Subversion
4 3 (2.75%) git-flow
4 3 (2.75%) Gradle
5 2 (1.83%) gulp
5 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.83%) Selenium
6 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.92%) Bower
6 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.92%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.92%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.92%) JUnit
6 1 (0.92%) Maven
General
1 5 (4.59%) Finance
1 5 (4.59%) Retail
2 3 (2.75%) Back Office
2 3 (2.75%) Marketing
3 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (60.55%) CSS
2 64 (58.72%) HTML
3 41 (37.61%) jQuery
4 34 (31.19%) Laravel
5 28 (25.69%) .NET
5 28 (25.69%) AngularJS
6 27 (24.77%) HTML5
7 23 (21.10%) SOAP
8 21 (19.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (18.35%) REST
9 20 (18.35%) Symfony
10 19 (17.43%) JSON
11 18 (16.51%) Web Services
12 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (14.68%) LAMP
12 16 (14.68%) WCF
13 15 (13.76%) Ajax
13 15 (13.76%) CSS3
13 15 (13.76%) XML
14 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.34%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.59%) User Experience
4 3 (2.75%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.75%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.83%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.83%) Fintech
5 2 (1.83%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.92%) BBC
6 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.92%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.85%) Linux
2 5 (4.59%) Unix
2 5 (4.59%) Windows
3 4 (3.67%) Android
3 4 (3.67%) CentOS
3 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) MVC
2 40 (36.70%) Web Development
3 31 (28.44%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (22.02%) OO
5 16 (14.68%) Front End Development
6 14 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (11.01%) OO PHP
8 11 (10.09%) TDD
9 10 (9.17%) OOP
10 9 (8.26%) SOA
10 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.34%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.42%) Microservices
12 7 (6.42%) Project Management
12 7 (6.42%) SDLC
13 5 (4.59%) API Development
13 5 (4.59%) Dimensional Modelling
13 5 (4.59%) ETL
13 5 (4.59%) Scrum
13 5 (4.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (73.39%) JavaScript
2 74 (67.89%) PHP
3 31 (28.44%) SQL
4 29 (26.61%) C#
5 13 (11.93%) Python
6 9 (8.26%) Java
7 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.59%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.67%) C++
8 4 (3.67%) Java 8
8 4 (3.67%) PHP 7
9 3 (2.75%) C
9 3 (2.75%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.83%) AWK
10 2 (1.83%) Ruby
10 2 (1.83%) sed
10 2 (1.83%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.92%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.92%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.92%) DBS Check
1 1 (0.92%) Degree
1 1 (0.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) PMO
3 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) Oracle
2 9 (8.26%) Zend
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.83%) Google
4 2 (1.83%) Sencha
5 1 (0.92%) Apple
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.92%) Splunk