Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1161 1127 1233
Rank change year-on-year -34 +106 +21
Permanent jobs citing Percona 22 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.023% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.029% 0.052% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 29
UK median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £49,875 £40,700
90th Percentile £60,000 £73,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% -7.69% +73.33%

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 76,513 74,784 91,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.21% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 59,983 60,084 74,571
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,940 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% -1.19% +5.00%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -8 22 £45,000 -25.00% 13
UK excluding London -55 12 £45,000 -25.00% 10
London 0 10 £55,000 -21.43% 4
North of England +4 6 £45,000 +28.57% 7
North West +7 4 £45,000 +28.57% 7
South West - 4 £30,000 -
South East -35 2 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 22 (100.00%) MySQL
2 20 (90.91%) Linux
3 16 (72.73%) Replication
4 13 (59.09%) Ubuntu
4 13 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (54.55%) Web Services
6 11 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
7 10 (45.45%) PHP
7 10 (45.45%) CentOS
8 9 (40.91%) Migration
8 9 (40.91%) Redis
8 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
8 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (36.36%) OO
10 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
10 7 (31.82%) Retail
10 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
10 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (31.82%) Kubernetes
10 7 (31.82%) Docker
11 6 (27.27%) High Availability
11 6 (27.27%) Couchbase
11 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (22.73%) TDD
12 5 (22.73%) Scrum
12 5 (22.73%) Legal

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 9 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Spark
3 3 (13.64%) nginx
4 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
2 5 (22.73%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (22.73%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (22.73%) CloudFront
2 5 (22.73%) GitHub
2 5 (22.73%) Serverless
2 5 (22.73%) Slack
2 5 (22.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) MySQL
2 11 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
4 9 (40.91%) Redis
5 7 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (27.27%) Couchbase
7 5 (22.73%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
7 5 (22.73%) Big Data
7 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
8 4 (18.18%) OLTP
9 3 (13.64%) MariaDB
9 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
9 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
10 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
1 5 (22.73%) Liquibase
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
2 5 (22.73%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) DBA
1 12 (54.55%) MySQL DBA
2 5 (22.73%) Database Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Junior
3 4 (18.18%) Junior DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Zend Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Senior MySQL DBA
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) NoSQL Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Data Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) Kafka
2 5 (22.73%) LAMP
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) CSS3
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) HTML5
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (13.64%) Zend Framework
4 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Ubuntu
3 10 (45.45%) CentOS
4 5 (22.73%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
1 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (36.36%) OO
2 8 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) High Availability
5 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (22.73%) Creative Thinking
5 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
5 5 (22.73%) DevOps
5 5 (22.73%) ETL
5 5 (22.73%) Kanban
5 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 5 (22.73%) Task Automation
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) PHP
2 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) Bourne shell
5 2 (9.09%) C-shell
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Korn
5 2 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
2 5 (22.73%) HDFS
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Kubernetes
2 4 (18.18%) Grafana
2 4 (18.18%) ZABBIX
3 3 (13.64%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
2 5 (22.73%) Google
3 4 (18.18%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 3 (13.64%) PayPal
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.64%) WorldPay
4 3 (13.64%) Zend
5 2 (9.09%) VMware