Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1139 1170 1253
Rank change year-on-year +31 +83 +16
Permanent jobs citing Percona 30 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.039% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 26
UK median annual salary £44,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.83% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £28,875 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £65,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% +36.90% -26.96%

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 74,313 78,984 87,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.97% 44.58% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 57,554 61,622 71,489
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%

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 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Percona in the UK

Percona
Top 9 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 August 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 +16 30 £44,500 -25.83% 5
UK excluding London +23 22 £45,000 -21.74% 5
North of England +22 12 £42,500 - 2
London +40 8 £42,000 -32.80%
Yorkshire - 7 £45,000 - 1
North West +16 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
East of England - 5 £70,000 - 1
South East +8 3 £57,500 -4.17% 2
South West +11 2 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) MySQL
3 20 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 17 (56.67%) Replication
5 16 (53.33%) Perl
5 16 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (53.33%) Ubuntu
6 15 (50.00%) Apache
7 14 (46.67%) Python
8 13 (43.33%) PHP
8 13 (43.33%) VMware
9 12 (40.00%) LAMP
9 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
9 12 (40.00%) Load Balancing
10 11 (36.67%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (36.67%) Docker
10 11 (36.67%) Kubernetes
11 10 (33.33%) CentOS
12 9 (30.00%) nginx
12 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
12 9 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (30.00%) Ruby
12 9 (30.00%) DevOps
13 8 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (26.67%) Google
13 8 (26.67%) Firewall
13 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
13 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
14 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure

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 15 (50.00%) Apache
2 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (30.00%) nginx
4 8 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (16.67%) OpenStack
6 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
6 4 (13.33%) CloudStack
7 3 (10.00%) Confluence
8 1 (3.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon S3
2 4 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (13.33%) CloudFront
2 4 (13.33%) GitHub
2 4 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (13.33%) Serverless
2 4 (13.33%) Slack
2 4 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.67%) Stackdriver
5 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) Internet
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.33%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) MySQL
2 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
5 6 (20.00%) Redis
6 4 (13.33%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (13.33%) Apache Hive
6 4 (13.33%) Big Data
6 4 (13.33%) Couchbase
6 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (6.67%) OLTP
7 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
8 1 (3.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (13.33%) Liquibase
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Legal
3 3 (10.00%) Games
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) DBA
2 8 (26.67%) MySQL DBA
3 6 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Database Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Junior
7 2 (6.67%) Junior DBA
7 2 (6.67%) NoSQL Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) AWS Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) AWS DevOps
8 1 (3.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Python Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) LAMP
2 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) Kafka
3 4 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (13.33%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (13.33%) OpenVZ
4 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (10.00%) Node.js
4 3 (10.00%) React
5 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Replication
2 6 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (3.33%) Fintech
5 1 (3.33%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) Ubuntu
3 10 (33.33%) CentOS
4 4 (13.33%) Amazon Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Debian
4 4 (13.33%) FreeBSD
4 4 (13.33%) OpenBSD
4 4 (13.33%) Solaris
5 2 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (30.00%) DevOps
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (13.33%) BDD
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (13.33%) Creative Thinking
6 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (13.33%) ETL
6 4 (13.33%) Kanban
6 4 (13.33%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Task Automation
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 16 (53.33%) Perl
3 14 (46.67%) Python
4 13 (43.33%) PHP
5 9 (30.00%) Ruby
6 6 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.67%) Bourne shell
8 2 (6.67%) C-shell
8 2 (6.67%) Korn
8 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Docker
1 11 (36.67%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Ceph
3 4 (13.33%) Corosync
3 4 (13.33%) DRBD
3 4 (13.33%) HDFS
3 4 (13.33%) iptables
3 4 (13.33%) KVM
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Kubernetes
2 6 (20.00%) Nagios
3 4 (13.33%) Cacti
3 4 (13.33%) HAProxy
3 4 (13.33%) Munin
3 4 (13.33%) Pacemaker
3 4 (13.33%) Puppet
3 4 (13.33%) Terraform
4 2 (6.67%) Grafana
4 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.33%) Ansible
5 1 (3.33%) Check_MK
5 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Google
2 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle
6 3 (10.00%) F5
7 2 (6.67%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) New Relic
8 1 (3.33%) Brocade
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco
8 1 (3.33%) Citrix
8 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.33%) Perforce
8 1 (3.33%) Riverbed