The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 24 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.89% 0.75% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.16% 3.17% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £30,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.08% -11.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38 63 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.34% 23.68% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 56 59
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MySQL
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Aberdeen region.

MySQL Salary Trend in Aberdeen

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 5 (62.50%) CSS3
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) E-Learning
5 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (50.00%) Symfony
5 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
5 4 (50.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (50.00%) OO
6 3 (37.50%) Java
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) Apache
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 2 (25.00%) OOP
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) OOD
7 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
8 1 (12.50%) VLE
8 1 (12.50%) Marketing
8 1 (12.50%) SWT

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MySQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MySQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMTP
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) HTML5
4 5 (62.50%) CSS3
5 4 (50.00%) Symfony
6 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) XHTML
7 1 (12.50%) SWT
7 1 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) E-Learning
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
2 1 (12.50%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Avaya
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec
1 1 (12.50%) VMware