The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 38 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 95 118 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.45% 8.09% 7.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.05% 33.33% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83 104 165
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
395 354 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.68% 24.26% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 320 319 620
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MySQL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Cambridge

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 157 (62.55%) JavaScript
2 141 (56.18%) HTML
3 127 (50.60%) CSS
4 113 (45.02%) PHP
5 110 (43.82%) jQuery
6 87 (34.66%) Java
7 84 (33.47%) Python
8 80 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (26.69%) Software Engineering
10 62 (24.70%) NoSQL
11 57 (22.71%) Linux
12 54 (21.51%) SQL
13 47 (18.73%) MongoDB
14 46 (18.33%) HTML5
15 45 (17.93%) Degree
16 44 (17.53%) Perl
16 44 (17.53%) SQL Server
17 40 (15.94%) Oracle
18 39 (15.54%) .NET
19 38 (15.14%) PostgreSQL
19 38 (15.14%) Open Source
20 37 (14.74%) Node.js
21 36 (14.34%) CSS3
22 35 (13.94%) Algorithms
23 34 (13.55%) Ruby
24 32 (12.75%) REST
25 31 (12.35%) Subversion
25 31 (12.35%) Web Services
26 30 (11.95%) XML
26 30 (11.95%) C#

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 37 (14.74%) Node.js
2 16 (6.37%) Apache
2 16 (6.37%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.98%) Drupal
4 9 (3.59%) IIS
4 9 (3.59%) CMS
5 6 (2.39%) nginx
6 3 (1.20%) Moodle
6 3 (1.20%) WordPress
7 2 (0.80%) iPlanet
7 2 (0.80%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
Applications
1 17 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.59%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.38%) SaaS
2 7 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.39%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (1.59%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.57%) Internet
2 18 (7.17%) LTE
3 10 (3.98%) SS7
3 10 (3.98%) 3GPP
4 9 (3.59%) 3G
4 9 (3.59%) 2G
4 9 (3.59%) VoLTE
5 8 (3.19%) 4G
6 6 (2.39%) UMTS
6 6 (2.39%) GSM
7 5 (1.99%) SSL
7 5 (1.99%) ZigBee
8 4 (1.59%) SNMP
8 4 (1.59%) DHCP
9 3 (1.20%) HTTP
10 2 (0.80%) DNS
10 2 (0.80%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.80%) LDAP
10 2 (0.80%) Wireless
11 1 (0.40%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (24.70%) NoSQL
2 47 (18.73%) MongoDB
3 44 (17.53%) SQL Server
4 38 (15.14%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (5.98%) Big Data
6 11 (4.38%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.98%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.59%) DB2
9 5 (1.99%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.59%) SQLite
11 3 (1.20%) MS Access
12 2 (0.80%) SimpleDB
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 31 (12.35%) Subversion
2 22 (8.76%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.37%) NUnit
4 12 (4.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (3.98%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.59%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.19%) Firebug
8 7 (2.79%) Grunt
8 7 (2.79%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (2.79%) Jasmine
8 7 (2.79%) Hudson
9 6 (2.39%) QUnit
9 6 (2.39%) Moq
9 6 (2.39%) Selenium
9 6 (2.39%) CruiseControl
9 6 (2.39%) Bugzilla
10 5 (1.99%) Xcode
10 5 (1.99%) Fiddler
10 5 (1.99%) Valgrind
General
1 27 (10.76%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.76%) Finance
3 10 (3.98%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.59%) Billing
5 8 (3.19%) Retail
5 8 (3.19%) Games
6 7 (2.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.39%) Marketing
8 5 (1.99%) Back Office
9 4 (1.59%) Banking
10 2 (0.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 164 (65.34%) Developer
2 60 (23.90%) Web Developer
3 32 (12.75%) PHP Developer
4 26 (10.36%) Senior Developer
5 23 (9.16%) Software Engineer
6 18 (7.17%) Software Developer
7 14 (5.58%) Java Developer
8 13 (5.18%) Graduate
9 12 (4.78%) Analyst
9 12 (4.78%) .NET Developer
10 11 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (4.38%) Business Analyst
10 11 (4.38%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.98%) PHP Web Developer
11 10 (3.98%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.59%) UNIX Administrator
12 9 (3.59%) Telecoms Engineer
13 8 (3.19%) Senior Software Developer
13 8 (3.19%) Senior UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (56.18%) HTML
2 127 (50.60%) CSS
3 110 (43.82%) jQuery
4 46 (18.33%) HTML5
5 39 (15.54%) .NET
6 36 (14.34%) CSS3
7 32 (12.75%) REST
8 31 (12.35%) Web Services
9 30 (11.95%) XML
10 29 (11.55%) RESTful
11 28 (11.16%) Ruby on Rails
12 25 (9.96%) ASP.NET
13 23 (9.16%) Django
13 23 (9.16%) AngularJS
14 21 (8.37%) LAMP
15 20 (7.97%) Symfony
16 16 (6.37%) Middleware
16 16 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (5.58%) XHTML
18 13 (5.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.14%) Open Source
2 35 (13.94%) Algorithms
3 27 (10.76%) User Experience
4 23 (9.16%) Computer Science
5 20 (7.97%) Mobile App
6 18 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (5.98%) Blog
8 8 (3.19%) Device Driver
8 8 (3.19%) Replication
9 6 (2.39%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.39%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.99%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.99%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.20%) VLE
12 2 (0.80%) Clustering
12 2 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.80%) iPhone
12 2 (0.80%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.80%) Social Media
13 1 (0.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (22.71%) Linux
2 27 (10.76%) Windows
3 23 (9.16%) UNIX
4 19 (7.57%) Solaris
5 16 (6.37%) Android
5 16 (6.37%) Apple iOS
6 14 (5.58%) Ubuntu
7 12 (4.78%) CentOS
8 8 (3.19%) Debian
9 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (26.69%) Software Engineering
3 28 (11.16%) TDD
4 27 (10.76%) Web Development
4 27 (10.76%) OO
5 25 (9.96%) Mentoring
6 23 (9.16%) MVC
7 17 (6.77%) SOA
8 15 (5.98%) Project Management
9 14 (5.58%) Scrum
9 14 (5.58%) Web Application Development
10 13 (5.18%) iOS Development
10 13 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (5.18%) High Availability
11 12 (4.78%) Product Management
11 12 (4.78%) Android Development
11 12 (4.78%) OOP
12 10 (3.98%) E-Commerce
12 10 (3.98%) Validation
12 10 (3.98%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 157 (62.55%) JavaScript
2 113 (45.02%) PHP
3 87 (34.66%) Java
4 84 (33.47%) Python
5 54 (21.51%) SQL
6 44 (17.53%) Perl
7 34 (13.55%) Ruby
8 30 (11.95%) C#
9 21 (8.37%) Bash Shell
10 20 (7.97%) C
11 16 (6.37%) C++
12 9 (3.59%) PHP5
13 8 (3.19%) Objective-C
13 8 (3.19%) Embedded C
14 4 (1.59%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.59%) VB
14 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.20%) Tcl
15 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (17.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.99%) Squid
2 5 (1.99%) Corosync
3 2 (0.80%) Sendmail
3 2 (0.80%) NFS
3 2 (0.80%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.99%) Puppet
2 3 (1.20%) CFEngine
2 3 (1.20%) Nagios
2 3 (1.20%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.40%) Ansible
4 1 (0.40%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 40 (15.94%) Oracle
2 15 (5.98%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.98%) Zend
3 11 (4.38%) Red Hat
4 10 (3.98%) HP
4 10 (3.98%) Dell
4 10 (3.98%) IBM
4 10 (3.98%) VMware
5 4 (1.59%) Coverity
5 4 (1.59%) Adobe
6 2 (0.80%) SAP
6 2 (0.80%) Vertica
7 1 (0.40%) Symbian
7 1 (0.40%) Apple
7 1 (0.40%) Sage
7 1 (0.40%) MKS
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