Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a MySQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 923 752 667
Rank change year-on-year -171 -85 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL Developer 282 479 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.28% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 251 450 728
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £21,675
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.69% -

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 167,987 170,855 196,490
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.21% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,960 139,529 164,954
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 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
England -194 250 £40,000 +6.67% 42
UK excluding London -139 201 £38,500 +10.00% 38
North of England +3 60 £37,500 +7.14% 9
London -51 60 £55,000 - 7
South East -23 58 £40,000 +6.67% 8
North West +10 47 £38,500 +4.76% 5
East of England +29 25 £40,000 +23.08% 2
South West -33 25 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Midlands -114 24 £37,500 +29.31% 3
West Midlands -56 19 £37,500 +20.97% 3
Yorkshire +19 13 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Scotland - 8 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands -45 5 £36,000 +44.00%
Wales - 1 £32,500 - 2

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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.

1 282 (100.00%) MySQL
2 229 (81.21%) PHP
3 179 (63.48%) JavaScript
4 163 (57.80%) HTML
5 162 (57.45%) CSS
6 110 (39.01%) jQuery
7 101 (35.82%) Linux
8 97 (34.40%) Laravel
9 95 (33.69%) Git (software)
10 93 (32.98%) MVC
11 79 (28.01%) Web Development
12 74 (26.24%) OO
13 66 (23.40%) SQL
14 62 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
15 45 (15.96%) Ajax
15 45 (15.96%) MongoDB
16 40 (14.18%) OOP
16 40 (14.18%) E-Commerce
17 39 (13.83%) Symfony
18 38 (13.48%) SQL Server
18 38 (13.48%) Unix
18 38 (13.48%) LAMP
19 37 (13.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 36 (12.77%) HTML5
21 35 (12.41%) Marketing
21 35 (12.41%) JSON
21 35 (12.41%) Retail
21 35 (12.41%) Linux Command Line
22 34 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
23 33 (11.70%) Software Engineering

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 30 (10.64%) Apache
2 24 (8.51%) WordPress
3 12 (4.26%) Drupal
4 11 (3.90%) CMS
5 7 (2.48%) Confluence
5 7 (2.48%) Joomla!
6 6 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.71%) IIS
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.35%) Moodle
8 1 (0.35%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.90%) Magento
1 11 (3.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (10.28%) GitHub
3 23 (8.16%) DigitalOcean
4 10 (3.55%) SaaS
5 6 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.77%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.71%) AdWords
8 2 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.71%) Serverless
9 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.13%) SMS
2 3 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) DNS
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (100.00%) MySQL
2 45 (15.96%) MongoDB
3 38 (13.48%) SQL Server
4 19 (6.74%) Relational Database
5 16 (5.67%) MariaDB
6 7 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.77%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.71%) Redis
11 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.35%) Big Data
11 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.35%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 95 (33.69%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.28%) PHPUnit
3 17 (6.03%) Subversion
4 8 (2.84%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.48%) JIRA
5 7 (2.48%) Phabricator
6 5 (1.77%) git-flow
7 4 (1.42%) gulp
8 3 (1.06%) Maven
8 3 (1.06%) Selenium
9 2 (0.71%) Bower
9 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.71%) Grunt
9 2 (0.71%) JUnit
9 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.35%) GitLab
10 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (12.41%) Marketing
1 35 (12.41%) Retail
2 31 (10.99%) Finance
3 5 (1.77%) Automotive
4 4 (1.42%) Banking
5 3 (1.06%) Games
6 2 (0.71%) Electronics
6 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (57.80%) HTML
2 162 (57.45%) CSS
3 110 (39.01%) jQuery
4 97 (34.40%) Laravel
5 45 (15.96%) Ajax
6 39 (13.83%) Symfony
7 38 (13.48%) LAMP
8 37 (13.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 36 (12.77%) HTML5
10 35 (12.41%) JSON
11 31 (10.99%) Web Services
12 29 (10.28%) REST
13 26 (9.22%) XML
14 23 (8.16%) Node.js
14 23 (8.16%) RabbitMQ
15 21 (7.45%) CSS3
16 19 (6.74%) AngularJS
17 18 (6.38%) Sass
18 16 (5.67%) .NET
19 15 (5.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.41%) Linux Command Line
2 21 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.38%) Fintech
4 12 (4.26%) Replication
5 9 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.19%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.19%) User Experience
6 5 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.42%) Clustering
8 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.71%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.71%) Social Media
9 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.35%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.35%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 101 (35.82%) Linux
2 38 (13.48%) Unix
3 9 (3.19%) Windows
4 8 (2.84%) CentOS
5 5 (1.77%) Android
6 4 (1.42%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (32.98%) MVC
2 79 (28.01%) Web Development
3 74 (26.24%) OO
4 62 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (14.18%) E-Commerce
5 40 (14.18%) OOP
6 33 (11.70%) Software Engineering
7 28 (9.93%) Test Automation
8 27 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (8.87%) Process Improvement
10 23 (8.16%) Collaborative Working
10 23 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
11 22 (7.80%) Front End Development
12 16 (5.67%) Task Automation
13 15 (5.32%) API Integration
13 15 (5.32%) OO PHP
13 15 (5.32%) TDD
14 13 (4.61%) CRM
14 13 (4.61%) Online Marketing
15 11 (3.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 229 (81.21%) PHP
2 179 (63.48%) JavaScript
3 66 (23.40%) SQL
4 32 (11.35%) Python
5 28 (9.93%) Java
6 18 (6.38%) C#
7 11 (3.90%) Perl
8 10 (3.55%) C++
9 8 (2.84%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.48%) C
10 7 (2.48%) Scala
10 7 (2.48%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.42%) ES6
12 4 (1.42%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.71%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.71%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.35%) Java 8
14 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (9.22%) Degree
2 10 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.71%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.19%) Docker
2 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) Galera Cluster
1 4 (1.42%) LiteSpeed
2 3 (1.06%) Plesk
3 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (8.16%) New Relic
2 15 (5.32%) Oracle
2 15 (5.32%) Zend
3 8 (2.84%) Google
4 6 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.42%) Apple
6 3 (1.06%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.06%) Perforce
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco
7 1 (0.35%) Freshdesk
7 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.35%) VMware