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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 35 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 100 131 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.73% 8.44% 6.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.53% 32.43% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 89 122 131
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
425 404 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.34% 26.03% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 341 368 562
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 1 October 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 159 (58.46%) JavaScript
2 142 (52.21%) HTML
3 129 (47.43%) PHP
4 123 (45.22%) CSS
5 113 (41.54%) jQuery
6 92 (33.82%) Java
7 83 (30.51%) Python
8 76 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 65 (23.90%) Linux
11 58 (21.32%) SQL
12 54 (19.85%) NoSQL
13 53 (19.49%) SQL Server
14 51 (18.75%) Degree
15 49 (18.01%) Oracle
16 44 (16.18%) MongoDB
17 43 (15.81%) Perl
18 40 (14.71%) XML
19 39 (14.34%) Subversion
20 38 (13.97%) HTML5
21 36 (13.24%) .NET
22 35 (12.87%) Node.js
22 35 (12.87%) Open Source
23 33 (12.13%) REST
23 33 (12.13%) Algorithms
23 33 (12.13%) Ruby
24 32 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
24 32 (11.76%) User Experience
25 30 (11.03%) TDD
26 29 (10.66%) MVC

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 35 (12.87%) Node.js
2 24 (8.82%) Apache
3 19 (6.99%) Tomcat
4 15 (5.51%) Drupal
5 14 (5.15%) IIS
6 12 (4.41%) CMS
7 7 (2.57%) nginx
8 4 (1.47%) WordPress
9 3 (1.10%) Moodle
10 2 (0.74%) iPlanet
10 2 (0.74%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
Applications
1 17 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.47%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) CubeCart
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.41%) SaaS
2 8 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.21%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.47%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.82%) Internet
2 21 (7.72%) LTE
3 13 (4.78%) SS7
3 13 (4.78%) 3GPP
4 12 (4.41%) VoLTE
5 9 (3.31%) 3G
5 9 (3.31%) 2G
6 8 (2.94%) 4G
7 6 (2.21%) GSM
7 6 (2.21%) UMTS
8 5 (1.84%) SSL
8 5 (1.84%) ZigBee
9 4 (1.47%) DHCP
9 4 (1.47%) SNMP
10 3 (1.10%) HTTP
11 2 (0.74%) Wireless
11 2 (0.74%) DNS
11 2 (0.74%) LDAP
12 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.37%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.85%) NoSQL
2 53 (19.49%) SQL Server
3 44 (16.18%) MongoDB
4 32 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (5.51%) Oracle Database
6 12 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.04%) Big Data
8 10 (3.68%) DB2
9 5 (1.84%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.47%) SQLite
11 3 (1.10%) MS Access
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.74%) SimpleDB
13 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (14.34%) Subversion
2 24 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 16 (5.88%) NUnit
4 12 (4.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.31%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.31%) Firebug
6 9 (3.31%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.57%) Jasmine
7 7 (2.57%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (2.57%) Grunt
8 6 (2.21%) QUnit
8 6 (2.21%) Moq
8 6 (2.21%) Selenium
8 6 (2.21%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.21%) Bugzilla
9 5 (1.84%) CppUnit
9 5 (1.84%) Fiddler
9 5 (1.84%) Valgrind
9 5 (1.84%) MSTest
General
1 28 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.62%) Finance
3 12 (4.41%) Billing
4 10 (3.68%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.31%) Retail
6 8 (2.94%) Games
7 5 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.84%) Back Office
7 5 (1.84%) Marketing
8 4 (1.47%) Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 170 (62.50%) Developer
2 58 (21.32%) Web Developer
3 50 (18.38%) PHP Developer
4 25 (9.19%) Software Engineer
5 24 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 18 (6.62%) Support Engineer
7 16 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 13 (4.78%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.41%) PHP Web Developer
9 12 (4.41%) .NET Developer
9 12 (4.41%) Telecoms Engineer
9 12 (4.41%) Administrator
10 11 (4.04%) Analyst
11 10 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.68%) Graduate
11 10 (3.68%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.31%) UNIX Administrator
12 9 (3.31%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (3.31%) Senior Software Developer
13 8 (2.94%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (52.21%) HTML
2 123 (45.22%) CSS
3 113 (41.54%) jQuery
4 40 (14.71%) XML
5 38 (13.97%) HTML5
6 36 (13.24%) .NET
7 33 (12.13%) REST
8 28 (10.29%) CSS3
9 27 (9.93%) Web Services
9 27 (9.93%) Ruby on Rails
10 25 (9.19%) RESTful
11 24 (8.82%) ASP.NET
12 23 (8.46%) Symfony
12 23 (8.46%) Django
13 22 (8.09%) AngularJS
14 20 (7.35%) Middleware
15 19 (6.99%) LAMP
16 17 (6.25%) Ajax
17 16 (5.88%) J2EE
17 16 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.87%) Open Source
2 33 (12.13%) Algorithms
3 32 (11.76%) User Experience
4 27 (9.93%) Computer Science
5 26 (9.56%) Mobile App
6 21 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (5.51%) Blog
8 10 (3.68%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.94%) Device Driver
9 8 (2.94%) Replication
10 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.84%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (1.47%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.10%) VLE
14 2 (0.74%) Social Media
14 2 (0.74%) iPhone
14 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
14 2 (0.74%) Clustering
15 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 65 (23.90%) Linux
2 28 (10.29%) UNIX
3 27 (9.93%) Windows
4 23 (8.46%) Solaris
5 19 (6.99%) Ubuntu
6 18 (6.62%) CentOS
7 17 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 16 (5.88%) Android
9 9 (3.31%) Debian
10 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 30 (11.03%) TDD
4 29 (10.66%) MVC
5 28 (10.29%) OO
6 27 (9.93%) Web Development
7 23 (8.46%) Mentoring
8 17 (6.25%) SOA
9 15 (5.51%) OOP
10 14 (5.15%) Scrum
10 14 (5.15%) Project Management
11 13 (4.78%) High Availability
12 12 (4.41%) Android Development
12 12 (4.41%) iOS Development
13 11 (4.04%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.04%) OO PHP
13 11 (4.04%) Product Management
13 11 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (3.68%) Web Application Development
14 10 (3.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (58.46%) JavaScript
2 129 (47.43%) PHP
3 92 (33.82%) Java
4 83 (30.51%) Python
5 58 (21.32%) SQL
6 43 (15.81%) Perl
7 33 (12.13%) Ruby
8 27 (9.93%) C#
9 22 (8.09%) Bash Shell
10 16 (5.88%) C++
11 14 (5.15%) C
12 9 (3.31%) PHP5
13 8 (2.94%) Embedded C
14 7 (2.57%) VB
14 7 (2.57%) Objective-C
15 6 (2.21%) PL/SQL
15 6 (2.21%) Tcl
16 5 (1.84%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.47%) Embedded C++
18 3 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.37%) PhD
2 1 (0.37%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.78%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.84%) Squid
2 5 (1.84%) Corosync
3 2 (0.74%) Sendmail
3 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.74%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.57%) Puppet
2 6 (2.21%) OpenSSO
3 5 (1.84%) Nagios
4 4 (1.47%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.74%) Ansible
6 1 (0.37%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 49 (18.01%) Oracle
2 17 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 14 (5.15%) Zend
4 11 (4.04%) IBM
4 11 (4.04%) VMware
5 10 (3.68%) HP
5 10 (3.68%) Dell
6 4 (1.47%) Coverity
6 4 (1.47%) Adobe
7 2 (0.74%) Vertica
8 1 (0.37%) SAP
8 1 (0.37%) MKS
8 1 (0.37%) Sage
8 1 (0.37%) Intel
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: to £50k
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Salary: Competitive
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45,000 + Excellent Benefits
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