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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 34 24 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 119 145 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.77% 9.27% 6.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.04% 33.26% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 111 137 117
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
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
457 436 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.00% 27.88% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 370 403 531
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 169 (59.51%) JavaScript
2 151 (53.17%) HTML
3 139 (48.94%) PHP
4 129 (45.42%) CSS
5 119 (41.90%) jQuery
6 93 (32.75%) Java
7 84 (29.58%) Python
8 78 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (24.65%) Software Engineering
9 70 (24.65%) Linux
10 60 (21.13%) SQL
11 57 (20.07%) SQL Server
12 55 (19.37%) Degree
13 53 (18.66%) Oracle
14 51 (17.96%) NoSQL
15 47 (16.55%) Subversion
16 45 (15.85%) MongoDB
17 44 (15.49%) Perl
18 43 (15.14%) XML
19 37 (13.03%) HTML5
20 36 (12.68%) .NET
21 35 (12.32%) MVC
21 35 (12.32%) Open Source
21 35 (12.32%) Node.js
22 34 (11.97%) User Experience
23 33 (11.62%) REST
23 33 (11.62%) PostgreSQL
23 33 (11.62%) Ruby
24 31 (10.92%) TDD
25 30 (10.56%) Computer Science

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (12.32%) Node.js
2 28 (9.86%) Apache
3 19 (6.69%) Tomcat
4 17 (5.99%) IIS
5 15 (5.28%) Drupal
6 14 (4.93%) CMS
7 7 (2.46%) nginx
8 5 (1.76%) WordPress
9 3 (1.06%) Moodle
10 2 (0.70%) iPlanet
10 2 (0.70%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
Applications
1 17 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.41%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.41%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) CubeCart
2 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.23%) SaaS
2 9 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.11%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.41%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.80%) Internet
2 22 (7.75%) LTE
3 14 (4.93%) SS7
3 14 (4.93%) 3GPP
4 13 (4.58%) VoLTE
5 9 (3.17%) 3G
5 9 (3.17%) 2G
6 8 (2.82%) 4G
7 6 (2.11%) ZigBee
7 6 (2.11%) UMTS
7 6 (2.11%) GSM
8 5 (1.76%) SSL
9 4 (1.41%) SNMP
9 4 (1.41%) DHCP
10 3 (1.06%) HTTP
11 2 (0.70%) DNS
11 2 (0.70%) LDAP
11 2 (0.70%) Wireless
12 1 (0.35%) RNC
12 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (20.07%) SQL Server
2 51 (17.96%) NoSQL
3 45 (15.85%) MongoDB
4 33 (11.62%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.63%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.87%) DB2
7 10 (3.52%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.17%) Big Data
9 4 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.41%) SQLite
10 3 (1.06%) MS Access
10 3 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.70%) SimpleDB
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 47 (16.55%) Subversion
2 26 (9.15%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.99%) NUnit
4 13 (4.58%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (3.52%) Firebug
7 9 (3.17%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.17%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.46%) Grunt
8 7 (2.46%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (2.46%) QUnit
8 7 (2.46%) Jasmine
8 7 (2.46%) Selenium
8 7 (2.46%) Moq
9 6 (2.11%) Bugzilla
9 6 (2.11%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.76%) Valgrind
10 5 (1.76%) Fiddler
10 5 (1.76%) CppUnit
10 5 (1.76%) MSTest
General
1 29 (10.21%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.34%) Finance
3 13 (4.58%) Billing
4 10 (3.52%) Retail
4 10 (3.52%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.82%) Games
6 5 (1.76%) Banking
6 5 (1.76%) Back Office
7 4 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.70%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 180 (63.38%) Developer
2 62 (21.83%) PHP Developer
3 60 (21.13%) Web Developer
4 25 (8.80%) Software Engineer
5 22 (7.75%) Senior Developer
6 20 (7.04%) Support Engineer
7 16 (5.63%) Software Developer
8 13 (4.58%) Telecoms Engineer
8 13 (4.58%) PHP Web Developer
9 12 (4.23%) Administrator
9 12 (4.23%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.87%) .NET Developer
10 11 (3.87%) Analyst
11 10 (3.52%) Graduate
11 10 (3.52%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (3.17%) UNIX Administrator
12 9 (3.17%) Senior Software Developer
12 9 (3.17%) DBA
12 9 (3.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (53.17%) HTML
2 129 (45.42%) CSS
3 119 (41.90%) jQuery
4 43 (15.14%) XML
5 37 (13.03%) HTML5
6 36 (12.68%) .NET
7 33 (11.62%) REST
8 27 (9.51%) CSS3
8 27 (9.51%) Web Services
8 27 (9.51%) Ruby on Rails
9 25 (8.80%) ASP.NET
9 25 (8.80%) Django
10 24 (8.45%) RESTful
10 24 (8.45%) Ajax
10 24 (8.45%) Symfony
11 22 (7.75%) AngularJS
12 20 (7.04%) Middleware
12 20 (7.04%) LAMP
13 17 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (5.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.32%) Open Source
2 34 (11.97%) User Experience
3 30 (10.56%) Computer Science
4 28 (9.86%) Mobile App
5 21 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (5.28%) Blog
7 12 (4.23%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.82%) Device Driver
8 8 (2.82%) Replication
9 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.76%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.06%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.06%) VLE
12 2 (0.70%) Clustering
12 2 (0.70%) iPhone
12 2 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.70%) Life Science
12 2 (0.70%) Social Media
13 1 (0.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 70 (24.65%) Linux
2 29 (10.21%) Windows
3 28 (9.86%) UNIX
4 24 (8.45%) Solaris
5 20 (7.04%) Ubuntu
5 20 (7.04%) Apple iOS
6 19 (6.69%) CentOS
6 19 (6.69%) Android
7 9 (3.17%) Debian
8 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (27.46%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (24.65%) Software Engineering
3 35 (12.32%) MVC
4 31 (10.92%) TDD
5 30 (10.56%) OO
6 29 (10.21%) Web Development
7 21 (7.39%) Mentoring
8 17 (5.99%) Unit Testing
9 16 (5.63%) OOP
10 15 (5.28%) SOA
10 15 (5.28%) Scrum
11 14 (4.93%) Project Management
12 13 (4.58%) E-Commerce
12 13 (4.58%) Android Development
12 13 (4.58%) iOS Development
12 13 (4.58%) High Availability
13 12 (4.23%) OO PHP
13 12 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.87%) Product Management
14 11 (3.87%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 169 (59.51%) JavaScript
2 139 (48.94%) PHP
3 93 (32.75%) Java
4 84 (29.58%) Python
5 60 (21.13%) SQL
6 44 (15.49%) Perl
7 33 (11.62%) Ruby
8 29 (10.21%) C#
9 22 (7.75%) Bash Shell
10 15 (5.28%) C++
11 14 (4.93%) C
12 12 (4.23%) PHP5
13 9 (3.17%) VB
14 8 (2.82%) Embedded C
14 8 (2.82%) Tcl
14 8 (2.82%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.82%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.76%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.41%) Embedded C++
17 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (19.37%) Degree
2 2 (0.70%) PhD
3 1 (0.35%) ISEB
3 1 (0.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.76%) Squid
2 5 (1.76%) Corosync
3 2 (0.70%) Sendmail
3 2 (0.70%) NFS
3 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.82%) OpenSSO
2 7 (2.46%) Puppet
3 6 (2.11%) Nagios
4 4 (1.41%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.70%) Ansible
6 1 (0.35%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 53 (18.66%) Oracle
2 19 (6.69%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.34%) Red Hat
4 14 (4.93%) Zend
5 11 (3.87%) IBM
5 11 (3.87%) VMware
6 10 (3.52%) HP
6 10 (3.52%) Dell
7 4 (1.41%) Adobe
7 4 (1.41%) Coverity
8 2 (0.70%) Vertica
9 1 (0.35%) SAP
9 1 (0.35%) Intel
9 1 (0.35%) Sage
9 1 (0.35%) MKS
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + 28 day holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago