Period
to 25 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Percona over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Percona, Inc.

Percona
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1142 1132 1240
Rank change year-on-year -10 +108 -14
Permanent jobs citing Percona 39 42 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.024% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.055% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 33
UK median annual salary £48,750 £57,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.22% -11.54% +30.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £74,875 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +41.18%

Percona is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 77,776 76,489 96,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.66% 43.83% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61,840 61,435 78,587
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,820
% change year-on-year - +1.63% +4.55%

Percona
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Percona as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Percona in the UK

Percona
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Percona in the UK

Percona
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Percona over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Percona in the UK

Percona
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Percona within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 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 +21 39 £48,750 -18.75% 5
UK excluding London -4 23 £52,500 -12.50% 3
London -3 16 £35,000 -36.36% 2
South East -4 13 £70,000 +14.29%
North of England - 7 £42,500 -
North West - 6 £42,500 -
South West - 3 £30,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing Percona 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 with a requirement for Percona.

1 39 (100.00%) MySQL
2 29 (74.36%) Linux
3 22 (56.41%) PHP
3 22 (56.41%) SQL
4 18 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (41.03%) DevOps
5 16 (41.03%) CentOS
5 16 (41.03%) Bash Shell
6 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (38.46%) Docker
7 13 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
7 13 (33.33%) Replication
7 13 (33.33%) Perl
7 13 (33.33%) Python
7 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 13 (33.33%) nginx
7 13 (33.33%) Redis
8 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
8 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (28.21%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (28.21%) Puppet
9 11 (28.21%) Nagios
9 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
9 11 (28.21%) Unix
10 10 (25.64%) NFS
10 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (25.64%) Retail
10 10 (25.64%) MongoDB
10 10 (25.64%) HAProxy
11 9 (23.08%) High Availability

Percona
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 18 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (33.33%) nginx
3 5 (12.82%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.13%) Apache Spark
5 2 (5.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) GitHub
3 3 (7.69%) Google App Engine
3 3 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.13%) Akamai
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.13%) Cloudflare
4 2 (5.13%) CloudFront
4 2 (5.13%) Serverless
4 2 (5.13%) Slack
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
1 2 (5.13%) Kerberos
1 2 (5.13%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) MySQL
2 13 (33.33%) Redis
3 10 (25.64%) MongoDB
3 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
5 7 (17.95%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (7.69%) Couchbase
6 3 (7.69%) MariaDB
6 3 (7.69%) OLTP
6 3 (7.69%) TokuDB
7 2 (5.13%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (5.13%) Apache Hive
7 2 (5.13%) Big Data
7 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) Codeception
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) PHPUnit
3 3 (7.69%) Selenium
3 3 (7.69%) Vagrant
3 3 (7.69%) Xdebug
4 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.13%) Liquibase
General
1 10 (25.64%) Retail
2 8 (20.51%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) DBA
2 19 (48.72%) MySQL DBA
3 10 (25.64%) Administrator
4 8 (20.51%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Developer
5 6 (15.38%) PHP Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior DBA
6 5 (12.82%) Senior MySQL DBA
7 3 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (7.69%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior
7 3 (7.69%) Junior DBA
7 3 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) PHP Zend Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 8 (20.51%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (20.51%) Regular Expression
2 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 6 (15.38%) CSS
3 6 (15.38%) HTML
3 6 (15.38%) HTML5
3 6 (15.38%) jQuery
3 6 (15.38%) LAMP
4 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.69%) CSS3
4 3 (7.69%) Ext JS
4 3 (7.69%) LDAP
4 3 (7.69%) Sass
4 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (7.69%) Zend Framework
5 2 (5.13%) Kafka
5 2 (5.13%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Replication
2 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.26%) Clustering
5 3 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) CentOS
3 11 (28.21%) Unix
4 8 (20.51%) FreeBSD
5 7 (17.95%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.13%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) DevOps
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
4 9 (23.08%) High Availability
5 8 (20.51%) Analytics
5 8 (20.51%) Benchmarking
5 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
5 8 (20.51%) OO
5 8 (20.51%) Performance Testing
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Optimisation
6 7 (17.95%) Database Security
6 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (17.95%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (15.38%) Web Development
8 5 (12.82%) Migration
8 5 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (12.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) PHP
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) Bash Shell
3 13 (33.33%) Perl
3 13 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Docker
2 10 (25.64%) NFS
3 8 (20.51%) KVM
4 2 (5.13%) Corosync
4 2 (5.13%) HDFS
4 2 (5.13%) PowerDNS
5 1 (2.56%) Gluster
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Nagios
1 11 (28.21%) Puppet
2 10 (25.64%) HAProxy
3 8 (20.51%) Kibana
4 7 (17.95%) Galera Cluster
4 7 (17.95%) Kubernetes
5 4 (10.26%) Grafana
5 4 (10.26%) ZABBIX
6 3 (7.69%) Capistrano
6 3 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (5.13%) Ansible
7 2 (5.13%) Check_MK
7 2 (5.13%) logstash
7 2 (5.13%) Pacemaker
7 2 (5.13%) Packer
7 2 (5.13%) Terraform
8 1 (2.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.82%) Google
3 4 (10.26%) Atlassian
3 4 (10.26%) HP
4 3 (7.69%) PayPal
4 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.69%) WorldPay
4 3 (7.69%) Zend
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.56%) New Relic
6 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.56%) VMware