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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 41 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 85 106 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.40% 7.28% 5.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.29% 25.85% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 70 94 90
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £73,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
419 410 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.64% 28.16% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 355 357 470
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 90 (53.25%) HTML
2 84 (49.70%) JavaScript
3 80 (47.34%) CSS
4 67 (39.64%) Python
5 65 (38.46%) PHP
5 65 (38.46%) jQuery
6 59 (34.91%) Linux
7 57 (33.73%) Java
8 51 (30.18%) SQL
9 47 (27.81%) C
10 46 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (26.63%) Perl
12 41 (24.26%) PostgreSQL
13 37 (21.89%) Degree
14 30 (17.75%) Software Engineering
14 30 (17.75%) Oracle
14 30 (17.75%) .NET
15 28 (16.57%) SQL Server
15 28 (16.57%) Ruby
16 27 (15.98%) Web Development
16 27 (15.98%) HTML5
17 26 (15.38%) NoSQL
17 26 (15.38%) Open Source
18 25 (14.79%) MongoDB
19 23 (13.61%) Relational Database
19 23 (13.61%) Computer Science
20 21 (12.43%) C++
20 21 (12.43%) Web Application Development
21 20 (11.83%) OO
22 19 (11.24%) Telecoms

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (8.28%) Tomcat
1 14 (8.28%) Node.js
2 10 (5.92%) Apache
3 9 (5.33%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.96%) IIS
4 5 (2.96%) JBoss
5 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.18%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.18%) SaaS
4 1 (0.59%) PaaS
4 1 (0.59%) GitHub
4 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.24%) Internet
2 7 (4.14%) LTE
3 5 (2.96%) SS7
4 4 (2.37%) VoLTE
5 3 (1.78%) 2G
5 3 (1.78%) 4G
5 3 (1.78%) INAP
5 3 (1.78%) Wireless
5 3 (1.78%) 3G
5 3 (1.78%) Intranet
5 3 (1.78%) DHCP
5 3 (1.78%) DNS
6 2 (1.18%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.18%) SSL
6 2 (1.18%) GSM
7 1 (0.59%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.59%) UMTS
7 1 (0.59%) SMTP
7 1 (0.59%) SNMP
7 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.26%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (16.57%) SQL Server
3 26 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 25 (14.79%) MongoDB
5 23 (13.61%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.92%) Big Data
7 8 (4.73%) DB2
8 7 (4.14%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.96%) MariaDB
10 5 (2.96%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.96%) CouchDB
11 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.78%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.59%) Triplestore
13 1 (0.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.73%) Subversion
2 8 (4.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.14%) NUnit
3 7 (4.14%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (4.14%) Hudson
4 6 (3.55%) JIRA
4 6 (3.55%) Bugzilla
4 6 (3.55%) GCC
5 5 (2.96%) QUnit
5 5 (2.96%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.96%) Maven
5 5 (2.96%) Selenium
5 5 (2.96%) Moq
6 2 (1.18%) MSTest
6 2 (1.18%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.59%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.59%) AQtime
General
1 19 (11.24%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.51%) Finance
3 8 (4.73%) Electronics
3 8 (4.73%) Marketing
4 7 (4.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.55%) Games
6 5 (2.96%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.37%) Billing
8 1 (0.59%) Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (65.68%) Developer
2 41 (24.26%) Web Developer
3 27 (15.98%) Senior Developer
4 22 (13.02%) Graduate
5 21 (12.43%) Software Developer
5 21 (12.43%) Graduate Developer
6 11 (6.51%) Graduate Web Developer
7 10 (5.92%) Lead Developer
7 10 (5.92%) Software Engineer
8 9 (5.33%) Graduate Software Developer
9 8 (4.73%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (4.73%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.55%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Junior Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Analyst
10 6 (3.55%) Junior
10 6 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (3.55%) UI Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (53.25%) HTML
2 80 (47.34%) CSS
3 65 (38.46%) jQuery
4 30 (17.75%) .NET
5 27 (15.98%) HTML5
6 18 (10.65%) Ruby on Rails
6 18 (10.65%) LAMP
7 17 (10.06%) Web Services
7 17 (10.06%) CSS3
8 14 (8.28%) RESTful
8 14 (8.28%) ASP.NET
9 12 (7.10%) REST
10 11 (6.51%) Django
11 10 (5.92%) Symfony
11 10 (5.92%) Spring
12 9 (5.33%) J2EE
12 9 (5.33%) XML
12 9 (5.33%) Hibernate
12 9 (5.33%) XHTML
12 9 (5.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.38%) Open Source
2 23 (13.61%) Computer Science
3 16 (9.47%) Algorithms
4 13 (7.69%) Internet of Things
5 12 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.92%) User Experience
6 10 (5.92%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.14%) Mathematics
7 7 (4.14%) Physics
7 7 (4.14%) Informatics
8 6 (3.55%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.96%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.96%) Verilog
9 5 (2.96%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (2.96%) Statistics
10 4 (2.37%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.37%) RIA
11 3 (1.78%) LIMS
11 3 (1.78%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 59 (34.91%) Linux
2 17 (10.06%) Windows
3 15 (8.88%) UNIX
4 4 (2.37%) CentOS
4 4 (2.37%) Android
5 3 (1.78%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.78%) Solaris
6 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.59%) Debian
7 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.75%) Software Engineering
3 27 (15.98%) Web Development
4 21 (12.43%) Web Application Development
5 20 (11.83%) OO
6 16 (9.47%) Mentoring
7 15 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (8.28%) TDD
9 12 (7.10%) MVC
10 9 (5.33%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.73%) OOD
11 8 (4.73%) Analytics
12 7 (4.14%) SOA
13 6 (3.55%) Project Management
13 6 (3.55%) Bioinformatics
13 6 (3.55%) DevOps
14 5 (2.96%) Hidden Markov Model
14 5 (2.96%) Game Theory
14 5 (2.96%) Gibbs Sampling
14 5 (2.96%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (49.70%) JavaScript
2 67 (39.64%) Python
3 65 (38.46%) PHP
4 57 (33.73%) Java
5 51 (30.18%) SQL
6 47 (27.81%) C
7 45 (26.63%) Perl
8 28 (16.57%) Ruby
9 21 (12.43%) C++
10 18 (10.65%) C#
11 15 (8.88%) Bash Shell
12 8 (4.73%) PHP5
13 6 (3.55%) Golang
14 5 (2.96%) R
14 5 (2.96%) Haskell
15 3 (1.78%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.78%) Embedded C++
16 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.18%) Erlang
17 1 (0.59%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 37 (21.89%) Degree
2 4 (2.37%) VCP4
3 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.59%) LPIC
4 1 (0.59%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Xen
1 6 (3.55%) KVM
2 5 (2.96%) Docker
2 5 (2.96%) LXC
3 4 (2.37%) Varnish
4 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.18%) NFS
4 2 (1.18%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.59%) Squid
5 1 (0.59%) Postfix
5 1 (0.59%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) Puppet
2 5 (2.96%) Mesos
3 2 (1.18%) Nagios
3 2 (1.18%) CFEngine
3 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.59%) Ansible
4 1 (0.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (17.75%) Oracle
2 10 (5.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.33%) Zend
4 7 (4.14%) IBM
4 7 (4.14%) SAP
5 6 (3.55%) VMware
6 5 (2.96%) Pegasus
6 5 (2.96%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.37%) Google
8 3 (1.78%) Vertica
8 3 (1.78%) Sun
9 2 (1.18%) HP
9 2 (1.18%) Dell
10 1 (0.59%) Apple
10 1 (0.59%) Symbian
10 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.59%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.59%) Capita
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