The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 30 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 56 58 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -28
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 74 72 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.72% 3.51% 5.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.73% 12.52% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 69 63 86
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
539 575 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.09% 28.06% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 485 521 402
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
MySQL
West Midlands

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MySQL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Birmingham

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Birmingham

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 122 (76.25%) PHP
2 112 (70.00%) HTML
2 112 (70.00%) CSS
3 110 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 66 (41.25%) Zend
5 64 (40.00%) jQuery
6 51 (31.88%) Web Development
7 42 (26.25%) Linux
8 39 (24.38%) Git (software)
9 38 (23.75%) Apache
10 37 (23.13%) Symfony
11 36 (22.50%) Magento
11 36 (22.50%) WordPress
12 34 (21.25%) MVC
12 34 (21.25%) CMS
13 33 (20.63%) Open Source
14 30 (18.75%) Backbone.js
15 29 (18.13%) KnockoutJS
15 29 (18.13%) Ember.js
15 29 (18.13%) AngularJS
16 28 (17.50%) E-Commerce
17 27 (16.88%) SQL
18 25 (15.63%) HTML5
19 24 (15.00%) SEO
20 22 (13.75%) CSS3
21 21 (13.13%) Web Services
21 21 (13.13%) Enterprise Software
22 20 (12.50%) OO
23 19 (11.88%) Subversion
24 18 (11.25%) Photoshop

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 38 (23.75%) Apache
2 36 (22.50%) WordPress
3 34 (21.25%) CMS
4 17 (10.63%) Drupal
5 15 (9.38%) Joomla!
6 9 (5.63%) IIS
6 9 (5.63%) Node.js
7 7 (4.38%) nginx
8 5 (3.13%) OpenStack
8 5 (3.13%) MTS
8 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.50%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 18 (11.25%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 36 (22.50%) Magento
2 18 (11.25%) WebTrends
3 7 (4.38%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.63%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.00%) SaaS
2 3 (1.88%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.88%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.88%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.38%) DNS
1 7 (4.38%) LDAP
2 5 (3.13%) SSL
2 5 (3.13%) SNMP
3 3 (1.88%) VoIP
4 2 (1.25%) WAN
4 2 (1.25%) DHCP
4 2 (1.25%) LAN
5 1 (0.63%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.63%) Firewall
5 1 (0.63%) Internet
5 1 (0.63%) VPN
5 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.38%) MongoDB
2 5 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (24.38%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.88%) Subversion
3 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (10.00%) Retail
2 12 (7.50%) Marketing
3 4 (2.50%) Games
3 4 (2.50%) Finance
3 4 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (78.75%) Developer
2 56 (35.00%) PHP Developer
3 45 (28.13%) Web Developer
4 21 (13.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 13 (8.13%) PHP Web Developer
6 10 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.63%) Web Applications Developer
7 9 (5.63%) Junior Developer
7 9 (5.63%) Junior
7 9 (5.63%) Analyst
7 9 (5.63%) Applications Developer
8 7 (4.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 7 (4.38%) Administrator
9 6 (3.75%) Python Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Junior Web Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (3.13%) Graduate
11 4 (2.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (70.00%) HTML
1 112 (70.00%) CSS
2 64 (40.00%) jQuery
3 37 (23.13%) Symfony
4 30 (18.75%) Backbone.js
5 29 (18.13%) KnockoutJS
5 29 (18.13%) Ember.js
5 29 (18.13%) AngularJS
6 25 (15.63%) HTML5
7 22 (13.75%) CSS3
8 21 (13.13%) Web Services
9 17 (10.63%) Zend Framework
10 15 (9.38%) JSON
11 14 (8.75%) REST
12 13 (8.13%) XHTML
13 10 (6.25%) LAMP
14 9 (5.63%) XML
14 9 (5.63%) Underscore.js
15 8 (5.00%) CodeIgniter
15 8 (5.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.63%) Open Source
2 21 (13.13%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (6.25%) Social Media
4 8 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.38%) Physics
5 7 (4.38%) Statistics
5 7 (4.38%) Economics
5 7 (4.38%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.50%) Xbox
6 4 (2.50%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.88%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.88%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.25%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.25%) PDA
9 1 (0.63%) Blog
9 1 (0.63%) Social Network
9 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.25%) Linux
2 15 (9.38%) UNIX
3 9 (5.63%) Windows
3 9 (5.63%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.88%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.25%) Debian
6 2 (1.25%) Android
6 2 (1.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) CentOS
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.88%) Web Development
2 34 (21.25%) MVC
3 28 (17.50%) E-Commerce
4 24 (15.00%) SEO
5 20 (12.50%) OO
6 15 (9.38%) OOP
7 13 (8.13%) Analytics
8 11 (6.88%) User Experience Design
9 10 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.63%) OOD
10 9 (5.63%) Content Management
10 9 (5.63%) OO PHP
11 7 (4.38%) Web Analytics
11 7 (4.38%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (4.38%) Statistical Modelling
11 7 (4.38%) Time Management
11 7 (4.38%) CRM
11 7 (4.38%) Benchmarking
11 7 (4.38%) Customer Segmentation
12 6 (3.75%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 122 (76.25%) PHP
2 110 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 27 (16.88%) SQL
4 14 (8.75%) PHP5
5 12 (7.50%) Python
6 9 (5.63%) Java
7 7 (4.38%) Perl
7 7 (4.38%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.75%) ActionScript
8 6 (3.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.88%) C#
9 3 (1.88%) C++
10 2 (1.25%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.25%) VBScript
10 2 (1.25%) PowerHouse
10 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.25%) Ruby
10 2 (1.25%) PHP4
11 1 (0.63%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.63%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 13 (8.13%) Degree
2 4 (2.50%) ISEB
2 4 (2.50%) CBAP
3 1 (0.63%) OCA
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 66 (41.25%) Zend
2 13 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.38%) Google
3 7 (4.38%) Apple
4 6 (3.75%) Oracle
5 4 (2.50%) Citrix
6 3 (1.88%) Facebook
6 3 (1.88%) VMware
6 3 (1.88%) Sony
7 2 (1.25%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.25%) SAP
7 2 (1.25%) Northgate
8 1 (0.63%) Acronis
8 1 (0.63%) Juniper
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe
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