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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 40 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 84 109 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.17% 7.46% 8.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.64% 27.95% 24.57%
Number of salaries quoted 70 88 130
Average salary £38,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.65% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,100
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
407 390 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.06% 26.69% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 341 342 535
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 101 (56.42%) JavaScript
2 99 (55.31%) HTML
3 93 (51.96%) CSS
4 76 (42.46%) PHP
4 76 (42.46%) jQuery
5 71 (39.66%) Python
6 58 (32.40%) Linux
7 52 (29.05%) Java
8 49 (27.37%) SQL
8 49 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (25.70%) PostgreSQL
9 46 (25.70%) C
10 45 (25.14%) Software Engineering
11 44 (24.58%) Perl
12 37 (20.67%) Degree
13 36 (20.11%) NoSQL
14 33 (18.44%) Ruby
14 33 (18.44%) SQL Server
15 32 (17.88%) .NET
15 32 (17.88%) Web Development
15 32 (17.88%) Open Source
16 31 (17.32%) Oracle
17 30 (16.76%) MongoDB
18 28 (15.64%) Ruby on Rails
19 26 (14.53%) Computer Science
20 24 (13.41%) HTML5
20 24 (13.41%) Internet
21 22 (12.29%) Web Application Development
21 22 (12.29%) Algorithms
22 21 (11.73%) Node.js

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 21 (11.73%) Node.js
2 17 (9.50%) Tomcat
3 9 (5.03%) Apache
4 5 (2.79%) IIS
5 4 (2.23%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.23%) JBoss
5 4 (2.23%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.23%) iPlanet
5 4 (2.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) nginx
6 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (5.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.41%) Internet
2 9 (5.03%) LTE
3 7 (3.91%) 2G
3 7 (3.91%) 3G
3 7 (3.91%) 4G
4 5 (2.79%) GSM
5 4 (2.23%) UMTS
5 4 (2.23%) DHCP
5 4 (2.23%) DNS
5 4 (2.23%) SS7
5 4 (2.23%) Wireless
6 2 (1.12%) VoLTE
6 2 (1.12%) LDAP
6 2 (1.12%) 3GPP
6 2 (1.12%) SNMP
6 2 (1.12%) SSL
6 2 (1.12%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.12%) Intranet
7 1 (0.56%) AMQP
7 1 (0.56%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.70%) PostgreSQL
2 36 (20.11%) NoSQL
3 33 (18.44%) SQL Server
4 30 (16.76%) MongoDB
5 17 (9.50%) Relational Database
6 9 (5.03%) Big Data
7 8 (4.47%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.91%) DB2
8 7 (3.91%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.56%) MS Access
11 1 (0.56%) Triplestore
11 1 (0.56%) HBase
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (5.59%) Git (software)
1 10 (5.59%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (5.59%) NUnit
2 8 (4.47%) Hudson
2 8 (4.47%) Subversion
3 7 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.35%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.79%) Selenium
5 5 (2.79%) Moq
5 5 (2.79%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.79%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.79%) QUnit
5 5 (2.79%) MSTest
6 4 (2.23%) Bugzilla
6 4 (2.23%) JIRA
7 3 (1.68%) GCC
8 2 (1.12%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.12%) Valgrind
8 2 (1.12%) CppUnit
8 2 (1.12%) Firebug
General
1 21 (11.73%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.50%) Finance
3 8 (4.47%) Electronics
3 8 (4.47%) Marketing
4 7 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.79%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.12%) Games
6 2 (1.12%) Billing
6 2 (1.12%) Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Retail
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 113 (63.13%) Developer
2 48 (26.82%) Web Developer
3 23 (12.85%) Graduate
3 23 (12.85%) Graduate Developer
4 22 (12.29%) Senior Developer
4 22 (12.29%) Software Developer
5 16 (8.94%) Software Engineer
6 12 (6.70%) Graduate Software Developer
7 11 (6.15%) Graduate Web Developer
7 11 (6.15%) Analyst
8 10 (5.59%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (3.91%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.35%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.35%) PHP Developer
10 6 (3.35%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (2.79%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (2.79%) Junior Developer
11 5 (2.79%) UI Developer
11 5 (2.79%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (55.31%) HTML
2 93 (51.96%) CSS
3 76 (42.46%) jQuery
4 32 (17.88%) .NET
5 28 (15.64%) Ruby on Rails
6 24 (13.41%) HTML5
7 20 (11.17%) LAMP
8 19 (10.61%) CSS3
9 17 (9.50%) Django
10 16 (8.94%) Web Services
10 16 (8.94%) RESTful
11 14 (7.82%) ASP.NET
11 14 (7.82%) XHTML
12 11 (6.15%) Symfony
12 11 (6.15%) Middleware
12 11 (6.15%) AngularJS
13 10 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (5.59%) Spring
14 9 (5.03%) J2EE
15 8 (4.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.88%) Open Source
2 26 (14.53%) Computer Science
3 22 (12.29%) Algorithms
4 15 (8.38%) User Experience
5 13 (7.26%) Internet of Things
6 10 (5.59%) Mobile App
6 10 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.35%) Device Driver
7 6 (3.35%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.79%) Verilog
9 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.23%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.23%) Clustering
9 4 (2.23%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.23%) Blog
10 3 (1.68%) RIA
10 3 (1.68%) LIMS
10 3 (1.68%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 58 (32.40%) Linux
2 18 (10.06%) Windows
3 13 (7.26%) UNIX
4 6 (3.35%) Solaris
5 5 (2.79%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.23%) Android
6 4 (2.23%) CentOS
7 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Debian
8 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (25.14%) Software Engineering
3 32 (17.88%) Web Development
4 22 (12.29%) Web Application Development
5 18 (10.06%) Mentoring
5 18 (10.06%) TDD
6 15 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (8.38%) MVC
7 12 (6.70%) OO
7 12 (6.70%) Project Management
8 10 (5.59%) Product Management
9 9 (5.03%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.47%) Analytics
11 7 (3.91%) SOA
11 7 (3.91%) High Availability
12 6 (3.35%) OOP
13 5 (2.79%) Load Balancing
13 5 (2.79%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (2.79%) Benchmarking
13 5 (2.79%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 101 (56.42%) JavaScript
2 76 (42.46%) PHP
3 71 (39.66%) Python
4 52 (29.05%) Java
5 49 (27.37%) SQL
6 46 (25.70%) C
7 44 (24.58%) Perl
8 33 (18.44%) Ruby
9 19 (10.61%) C++
10 18 (10.06%) Bash Shell
11 17 (9.50%) C#
12 9 (5.03%) PHP5
13 7 (3.91%) Embedded C
14 5 (2.79%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.56%) PHP4
16 1 (0.56%) Erlang
16 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (20.67%) Degree
2 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.56%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.23%) Varnish
2 4 (2.23%) NFS
2 4 (2.23%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.56%) Squid
3 1 (0.56%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 8 (4.47%) Puppet
2 4 (2.23%) CFEngine
3 3 (1.68%) Nagios
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (17.32%) Oracle
2 12 (6.70%) VMware
3 10 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.59%) Zend
4 9 (5.03%) IBM
5 6 (3.35%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.79%) SAP
6 5 (2.79%) Vertica
7 4 (2.23%) HP
7 4 (2.23%) Dell
7 4 (2.23%) Google
8 2 (1.12%) Sun
8 2 (1.12%) Coverity
9 1 (0.56%) Capita
9 1 (0.56%) Apple
9 1 (0.56%) Symbian
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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