The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 28 21 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 149 177 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.36% 10.68% 5.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.04% 31.05% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 138 171 91
Average salary £40,250 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,420
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.68%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
513 570 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.77% 34.38% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 436 525 457
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
MySQL
Cambridgeshire

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 29 July 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 177 (57.28%) JavaScript
2 173 (55.99%) PHP
3 166 (53.72%) HTML
4 139 (44.98%) CSS
5 116 (37.54%) jQuery
6 103 (33.33%) Java
7 93 (30.10%) Linux
8 74 (23.95%) Python
9 71 (22.98%) Oracle
10 66 (21.36%) Subversion
10 66 (21.36%) Degree
11 54 (17.48%) SQL Server
11 54 (17.48%) SQL
12 53 (17.15%) Software Engineering
13 51 (16.50%) XML
14 47 (15.21%) OO
15 43 (13.92%) MVC
16 41 (13.27%) Apache
16 41 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (13.27%) Ajax
17 40 (12.94%) Web Services
18 38 (12.30%) Perl
18 38 (12.30%) NoSQL
18 38 (12.30%) REST
19 37 (11.97%) Git (software)
20 35 (11.33%) HTML5
21 33 (10.68%) MongoDB
22 32 (10.36%) UNIX
22 32 (10.36%) Windows
22 32 (10.36%) Web Development

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 41 (13.27%) Apache
2 27 (8.74%) Node.js
3 21 (6.80%) CMS
4 16 (5.18%) IIS
5 15 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 15 (4.85%) Drupal
6 6 (1.94%) nginx
7 5 (1.62%) WordPress
8 3 (0.97%) Moodle
9 2 (0.65%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.29%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) CubeCart
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.88%) SaaS
3 10 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.94%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.29%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.06%) LTE
2 25 (8.09%) VoLTE
2 25 (8.09%) SS7
3 22 (7.12%) Internet
4 16 (5.18%) 3GPP
5 10 (3.24%) INAP
6 7 (2.27%) ZigBee
7 5 (1.62%) HTTP
8 4 (1.29%) SSL
9 3 (0.97%) 3G
9 3 (0.97%) 2G
10 2 (0.65%) 4G
10 2 (0.65%) GSM
10 2 (0.65%) SNMP
10 2 (0.65%) UMTS
10 2 (0.65%) DHCP
11 1 (0.32%) RNC
11 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.30%) NoSQL
3 33 (10.68%) MongoDB
4 19 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (5.83%) Oracle Database
6 14 (4.53%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.59%) DB2
8 7 (2.27%) Big Data
8 7 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.29%) SQLite
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.65%) SimpleDB
10 2 (0.65%) MS Access
10 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 66 (21.36%) Subversion
2 37 (11.97%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.24%) Firebug
4 9 (2.91%) NUnit
4 9 (2.91%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.94%) Grunt
7 6 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (1.94%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.62%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.62%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.62%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (1.29%) Moq
9 4 (1.29%) Fiddler
9 4 (1.29%) JIRA
9 4 (1.29%) Selenium
9 4 (1.29%) Xcode
9 4 (1.29%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.29%) QUnit
General
1 31 (10.03%) Telecoms
2 25 (8.09%) Billing
3 12 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.91%) Games
4 9 (2.91%) Finance
4 9 (2.91%) Retail
5 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.29%) Back Office
5 4 (1.29%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) Marketing
6 1 (0.32%) French Language
6 1 (0.32%) German Language
6 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 197 (63.75%) Developer
2 86 (27.83%) PHP Developer
3 60 (19.42%) Web Developer
4 25 (8.09%) Support Engineer
5 19 (6.15%) Software Engineer
6 17 (5.50%) Architect
7 16 (5.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 15 (4.85%) Telecoms Engineer
9 14 (4.53%) Junior Developer
9 14 (4.53%) PHP Web Developer
9 14 (4.53%) Junior
9 14 (4.53%) Administrator
10 13 (4.21%) Senior Developer
10 13 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (3.88%) Technical Support
11 12 (3.88%) Java Developer
12 11 (3.56%) Graduate
13 10 (3.24%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.24%) UNIX Administrator
14 9 (2.91%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (53.72%) HTML
2 139 (44.98%) CSS
3 116 (37.54%) jQuery
4 51 (16.50%) XML
5 41 (13.27%) Ajax
6 40 (12.94%) Web Services
7 38 (12.30%) REST
8 35 (11.33%) HTML5
9 29 (9.39%) LAMP
9 29 (9.39%) Symfony
10 28 (9.06%) .NET
11 24 (7.77%) RESTful
11 24 (7.77%) CSS3
12 22 (7.12%) SOAP
13 19 (6.15%) Django
13 19 (6.15%) JSON
13 19 (6.15%) XHTML
13 19 (6.15%) AngularJS
14 18 (5.83%) ASP.NET
15 17 (5.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.39%) Mobile App
2 26 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.80%) Open Source
4 12 (3.88%) Mathematics
5 11 (3.56%) Blog
6 8 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.27%) Replication
8 6 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.29%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (0.97%) Xbox
10 3 (0.97%) VLE
10 3 (0.97%) GIS
11 2 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.65%) Life Science
11 2 (0.65%) iPhone
11 2 (0.65%) Social Media
11 2 (0.65%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.32%) Handset
12 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 93 (30.10%) Linux
2 32 (10.36%) UNIX
2 32 (10.36%) Windows
3 26 (8.41%) Solaris
4 24 (7.77%) Apple iOS
5 23 (7.44%) Android
6 22 (7.12%) CentOS
7 21 (6.80%) Ubuntu
8 8 (2.59%) Debian
9 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.15%) Software Engineering
2 47 (15.21%) OO
3 43 (13.92%) MVC
4 41 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (10.36%) Web Development
6 26 (8.41%) Unit Testing
6 26 (8.41%) OOP
7 24 (7.77%) E-Commerce
8 23 (7.44%) TDD
8 23 (7.44%) OO PHP
9 19 (6.15%) SOA
10 18 (5.83%) Rapid Prototyping
11 16 (5.18%) Scrum
12 15 (4.85%) iOS Development
13 14 (4.53%) Android Development
14 11 (3.56%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.56%) Validation
15 10 (3.24%) OOD
16 9 (2.91%) Online Security
16 9 (2.91%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 177 (57.28%) JavaScript
2 173 (55.99%) PHP
3 103 (33.33%) Java
4 74 (23.95%) Python
5 54 (17.48%) SQL
6 38 (12.30%) Perl
7 30 (9.71%) C#
8 23 (7.44%) PHP5
9 22 (7.12%) Ruby
10 17 (5.50%) Objective-C
11 13 (4.21%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.88%) C++
13 11 (3.56%) C
14 10 (3.24%) PL/SQL
14 10 (3.24%) VB
15 9 (2.91%) Tcl
16 5 (1.62%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.29%) Bourne shell
17 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (21.36%) Degree
2 3 (0.97%) RHCE
3 2 (0.65%) PhD
4 1 (0.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.91%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.29%) Squid
1 4 (1.29%) Corosync
2 3 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.32%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (2.91%) OpenSSO
2 8 (2.59%) Nagios
3 6 (1.94%) Puppet
4 2 (0.65%) CFEngine
4 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.65%) Ansible
5 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 71 (22.98%) Oracle
2 23 (7.44%) Red Hat
3 20 (6.47%) Zend
4 16 (5.18%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.56%) IBM
6 8 (2.59%) HP
6 8 (2.59%) Dell
7 4 (1.29%) Adobe
7 4 (1.29%) Google
7 4 (1.29%) Facebook
8 3 (0.97%) VMware
8 3 (0.97%) Intel
8 3 (0.97%) Sage
9 2 (0.65%) Coverity
9 2 (0.65%) Twitter
10 1 (0.32%) MKS
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £35,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS!
Posted: 6 days ago
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Amazon
Posted: 12 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago