Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1154 1185 1245
Rank change year-on-year +31 +60 +7
Permanent jobs citing Percona 44 33 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.017% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.055% 0.040% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 33
UK median annual salary £52,500 £56,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,500 £48,000
90th Percentile £74,750 £71,250 £112,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +20.00%

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 79389 82710 99941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.54% 43.84% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61363 66769 81384
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +54 44 £52,500 -8.70% 4
UK excluding London +47 31 £52,500 - 1
South East +55 15 £62,500 +8.70%
London +9 13 £35,000 -48.15% 3
North of England - 9 £42,500 - 1
North West - 8 £42,500 - 1
South West - 7 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Percona also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Percona.

1 42 (95.45%) MySQL
2 33 (75.00%) Linux
3 23 (52.27%) PHP
3 23 (52.27%) SQL
4 22 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (40.91%) Puppet
6 18 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (38.64%) Docker
7 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
8 16 (36.36%) DevOps
9 15 (34.09%) Unix
9 15 (34.09%) Python
9 15 (34.09%) Marketing
10 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
10 14 (31.82%) Perl
11 12 (27.27%) High Availability
12 11 (25.00%) Nagios
12 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
13 10 (22.73%) Analytics
13 10 (22.73%) HAProxy
13 10 (22.73%) KVM
13 10 (22.73%) LEMP Stack
13 10 (22.73%) Replication
13 10 (22.73%) VMware
13 10 (22.73%) CSS
13 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
13 10 (22.73%) NFS

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 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (22.73%) nginx
3 9 (20.45%) Apache
4 7 (15.91%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.55%) CMS
5 2 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.91%) GitHub
2 7 (15.91%) Google App Engine
2 7 (15.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.55%) Akamai
3 2 (4.55%) Cloudflare
3 2 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) DNS
1 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.91%) OpenVPN
3 3 (6.82%) LDAP
4 2 (4.55%) Firewall
4 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) HTTP
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (95.45%) MySQL
2 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
3 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 8 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (18.18%) Redis
4 5 (11.36%) TokuDB
5 4 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.55%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.55%) OLAP
7 1 (2.27%) Big Data
7 1 (2.27%) InfluxDB
7 1 (2.27%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.91%) Codeception
2 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.91%) PHPUnit
2 7 (15.91%) Selenium
2 7 (15.91%) Vagrant
2 7 (15.91%) Xdebug
3 3 (6.82%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.55%) JMeter
4 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Mockito
4 2 (4.55%) VisualVM
General
1 15 (34.09%) Marketing
2 9 (20.45%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Administrator
2 16 (36.36%) DBA
3 15 (34.09%) MySQL DBA
4 10 (22.73%) Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (20.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (20.45%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (18.18%) PHP Developer
6 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (15.91%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (15.91%) HTML Developer
7 7 (15.91%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Senior PHP Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (15.91%) Web Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Senior DBA
8 4 (9.09%) Senior MySQL DBA
9 2 (4.55%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) CSS
1 10 (22.73%) LEMP Stack
2 9 (20.45%) HTML
3 8 (18.18%) jQuery
3 8 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (18.18%) Regular Expression
4 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
4 7 (15.91%) Ext JS
4 7 (15.91%) HTML5
4 7 (15.91%) Sass
4 7 (15.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (6.82%) LAMP
6 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.55%) PHP-FPM
6 2 (4.55%) Spring
6 2 (4.55%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) CSS3
7 1 (2.27%) JSP
7 1 (2.27%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.73%) Replication
3 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 33 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (34.09%) Unix
3 10 (22.73%) CentOS
4 8 (18.18%) Debian
4 8 (18.18%) FreeBSD
5 7 (15.91%) VMS
5 7 (15.91%) Windows
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) DevOps
3 12 (27.27%) High Availability
4 10 (22.73%) Analytics
4 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 9 (20.45%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) Benchmarking
6 8 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 8 (18.18%) Database Security
6 8 (18.18%) Performance Optimisation
6 8 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.18%) SQL Optimisation
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.91%) OO
7 7 (15.91%) Patch Management
7 7 (15.91%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (15.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) PHP
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 22 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 15 (34.09%) Python
4 14 (31.82%) Perl
5 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.55%) Java
7 2 (4.55%) R
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Docker
2 10 (22.73%) KVM
2 10 (22.73%) NFS
3 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.55%) Corosync
5 2 (4.55%) PowerDNS
6 1 (2.27%) Gluster
6 1 (2.27%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (40.91%) Puppet
2 11 (25.00%) Nagios
3 10 (22.73%) HAProxy
4 9 (20.45%) Kubernetes
5 8 (18.18%) Kibana
6 7 (15.91%) Capistrano
7 4 (9.09%) Ansible
7 4 (9.09%) Galera Cluster
8 2 (4.55%) Check_MK
8 2 (4.55%) logstash
8 2 (4.55%) Pacemaker
8 2 (4.55%) Packer
8 2 (4.55%) Terraform
9 1 (2.27%) Grafana
9 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (2.27%) vCenter Server
9 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
2 10 (22.73%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) Google
4 7 (15.91%) Samsung
5 3 (6.82%) New Relic
6 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.55%) hybris
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.27%) SAP