Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a MySQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 929 799 642
Rank change year-on-year -130 -157 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a MySQL Developer 229 417 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.25% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 218 390 720
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -0.67%
10th Percentile £28,375 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +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 158,736 168,631 187,378
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 95.98% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 127,871 135,177 157,416
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for MySQL Developer in the UK

MySQL Developer
Top 13 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 23 September 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 -153 200 £40,000 +6.67% 42
UK excluding London -95 167 £40,000 +14.29% 39
South East +12 60 £40,000 +14.29% 10
London -32 43 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North of England -5 37 £37,500 -16.67% 10
South West -5 32 £35,000 -12.50% 7
North West -10 22 £38,500 -15.38% 6
East of England +33 17 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Yorkshire +31 15 £37,500 +13.64% 3
West Midlands -58 13 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Midlands -85 13 £40,000 +29.03% 9
Scotland 0 7 £36,500 +14.06%
Wales +5 1 £32,500 -7.14%

MySQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 229 (100.00%) MySQL
2 187 (81.66%) PHP
3 149 (65.07%) JavaScript
4 137 (59.83%) HTML
5 133 (58.08%) CSS
6 88 (38.43%) Laravel
7 81 (35.37%) Git (software)
8 77 (33.62%) jQuery
8 77 (33.62%) Linux
8 77 (33.62%) MVC
9 70 (30.57%) Web Development
10 45 (19.65%) SQL
10 45 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (19.21%) OO
12 43 (18.78%) Ajax
13 42 (18.34%) Symfony
14 32 (13.97%) MongoDB
15 31 (13.54%) OOP
15 31 (13.54%) Retail
16 29 (12.66%) JSON
17 28 (12.23%) HTML5
17 28 (12.23%) AngularJS
18 27 (11.79%) Apache
19 26 (11.35%) SQL Server
19 26 (11.35%) Java
19 26 (11.35%) E-Commerce
20 25 (10.92%) Python
20 25 (10.92%) LAMP
21 24 (10.48%) C#
21 24 (10.48%) .NET

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 27 (11.79%) Apache
2 22 (9.61%) WordPress
3 15 (6.55%) CMS
3 15 (6.55%) Drupal
4 8 (3.49%) Joomla!
5 3 (1.31%) nginx
6 2 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.87%) IIS
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.44%) Confluence
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.44%) TYPO3
7 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (3.93%) Magento
2 3 (1.31%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.42%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (7.42%) GitHub
2 9 (3.93%) DigitalOcean
2 9 (3.93%) SaaS
3 6 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.75%) Serverless
5 3 (1.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (1.31%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.31%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.49%) SMS
2 3 (1.31%) Firewall
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (100.00%) MySQL
2 32 (13.97%) MongoDB
3 26 (11.35%) SQL Server
4 15 (6.55%) MariaDB
4 15 (6.55%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.31%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (1.31%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.44%) Big Data
8 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.44%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.44%) Power BI
8 1 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 81 (35.37%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.55%) Subversion
3 12 (5.24%) PHPUnit
4 5 (2.18%) git-flow
4 5 (2.18%) gulp
4 5 (2.18%) JIRA
5 3 (1.31%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.31%) JUnit
5 3 (1.31%) Maven
5 3 (1.31%) Selenium
6 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.87%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (0.87%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.44%) Bower
7 1 (0.44%) GitLab
7 1 (0.44%) Phabricator
General
1 31 (13.54%) Retail
2 24 (10.48%) Marketing
3 21 (9.17%) Finance
4 4 (1.75%) Automotive
5 3 (1.31%) Banking
5 3 (1.31%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (59.83%) HTML
2 133 (58.08%) CSS
3 88 (38.43%) Laravel
4 77 (33.62%) jQuery
5 43 (18.78%) Ajax
6 42 (18.34%) Symfony
7 29 (12.66%) JSON
8 28 (12.23%) AngularJS
8 28 (12.23%) HTML5
9 25 (10.92%) LAMP
10 24 (10.48%) .NET
10 24 (10.48%) Node.js
11 22 (9.61%) Sass
11 22 (9.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (8.30%) REST
13 17 (7.42%) XML
14 16 (6.99%) CSS3
14 16 (6.99%) SOAP
14 16 (6.99%) Web Services
15 15 (6.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.73%) Linux Command Line
2 18 (7.86%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.68%) User Experience
4 9 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.06%) Fintech
5 7 (3.06%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.18%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.18%) Replication
7 3 (1.31%) Clustering
7 3 (1.31%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.87%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.87%) Social Media
9 1 (0.44%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 77 (33.62%) Linux
2 17 (7.42%) Unix
3 10 (4.37%) Windows
4 7 (3.06%) CentOS
5 6 (2.62%) Android
6 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.31%) Amazon Linux
7 3 (1.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (33.62%) MVC
2 70 (30.57%) Web Development
3 45 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (19.21%) OO
5 31 (13.54%) OOP
6 26 (11.35%) E-Commerce
7 22 (9.61%) Software Engineering
8 21 (9.17%) Front End Development
9 14 (6.11%) TDD
10 13 (5.68%) API Integration
11 12 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (5.24%) Process Improvement
11 12 (5.24%) Test Automation
12 11 (4.80%) Online Marketing
13 10 (4.37%) OO PHP
13 10 (4.37%) Task Automation
14 9 (3.93%) Collaborative Working
14 9 (3.93%) Dependency Injection
14 9 (3.93%) E-business
15 7 (3.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 187 (81.66%) PHP
2 149 (65.07%) JavaScript
3 45 (19.65%) SQL
4 26 (11.35%) Java
5 25 (10.92%) Python
6 24 (10.48%) C#
7 8 (3.49%) C++
8 7 (3.06%) ES6
9 6 (2.62%) PHP 7
10 5 (2.18%) C
10 5 (2.18%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.75%) Java 8
11 4 (1.75%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.31%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.31%) Perl
13 2 (0.87%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.44%) R
14 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (8.30%) Degree
2 9 (3.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.31%) DBS Check
3 3 (1.31%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) LiteSpeed
2 3 (1.31%) Galera Cluster
2 3 (1.31%) Plesk
3 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (6.11%) Oracle
2 11 (4.80%) Zend
3 9 (3.93%) New Relic
4 7 (3.06%) Google
5 4 (1.75%) Apple
5 4 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.31%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.87%) Perforce
7 2 (0.87%) Sencha
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco
8 1 (0.44%) Freshdesk
8 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.44%) Splunk
8 1 (0.44%) VMware