The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 27 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.85% 1.56% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.47% 6.41% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £30,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.95% -16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
59 78 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 21.77% 24.38% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 62 78
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
MySQL
Scotland

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 25 July 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 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) CSS
4 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (76.92%) jQuery
5 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
5 7 (53.85%) OO PHP
5 7 (53.85%) OO
6 6 (46.15%) Java
6 6 (46.15%) Degree
7 5 (38.46%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (38.46%) HTML5
7 5 (38.46%) CSS3
8 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
8 4 (30.77%) Mercurial
8 4 (30.77%) Symfony
8 4 (30.77%) E-Learning
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) Web Services
9 3 (23.08%) OOP
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 2 (15.38%) Windows
10 2 (15.38%) Apache
10 2 (15.38%) XHTML
10 2 (15.38%) OOD
11 1 (7.69%) SMTP
11 1 (7.69%) DHCP
11 1 (7.69%) VPN
11 1 (7.69%) DNS
11 1 (7.69%) Microsoft

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMTP
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) OO PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) CodeIgniter
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
5 4 (30.77%) Symfony
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) XHTML
8 1 (7.69%) SWT
8 1 (7.69%) RESTful
8 1 (7.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 4 (30.77%) E-Learning
3 1 (7.69%) VLE
3 1 (7.69%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OO
1 7 (53.85%) OO PHP
2 3 (23.08%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) Avaya
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec
1 1 (7.69%) VMware