The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 48 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 19 47 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.81% 8.56% 2.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.50% 34.31% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 31 8
Average salary £37,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £22,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £35,000 £34,210
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.31%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
181 137 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.78% 24.95% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 165 106 111
Average salary £37,000 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
MySQL
South Wales

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MySQL
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Cardiff region.

MySQL Salary Trend in Cardiff

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) HTML
3 15 (40.54%) Apache
4 14 (37.84%) PHP
4 14 (37.84%) VMware
5 13 (35.14%) Perl
5 13 (35.14%) CSS
6 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (32.43%) Debian
7 10 (27.03%) Finance
7 10 (27.03%) UNIX
7 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (24.32%) SaaS
8 9 (24.32%) Puppet
8 9 (24.32%) HTTP
9 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
9 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
9 8 (21.62%) Python
9 8 (21.62%) Xen
9 8 (21.62%) Welsh Language
9 8 (21.62%) tcpdump
10 6 (16.22%) ITIL
10 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
10 6 (16.22%) CentOS
10 6 (16.22%) jQuery
10 6 (16.22%) HTML5
11 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
11 5 (13.51%) Zend
11 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 15 (40.54%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) nginx
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) CMS
4 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.41%) Node.js
4 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.70%) Drupal
5 1 (2.70%) WordPress
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) SaaS
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) HTTP
2 8 (21.62%) tcpdump
3 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
3 5 (13.51%) SAN
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) VLAN
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) DHCP
4 4 (10.81%) DNS
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (2.70%) ADSL
5 1 (2.70%) ISDN
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) SNMP
5 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.41%) CouchDB
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.70%) OLAP
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) JUnit
2 2 (5.41%) Mockito
2 2 (5.41%) Gradle
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Ivy
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Welsh Language
3 3 (8.11%) French Language
3 3 (8.11%) German Language
3 3 (8.11%) Italian Language
3 3 (8.11%) Spanish Language
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) PHP Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Provisioning Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Coordinator
8 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) CSS
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
3 6 (16.22%) HTML5
4 5 (13.51%) LAMP
5 4 (10.81%) Zend Framework
5 4 (10.81%) CSS3
6 3 (8.11%) LESS
6 3 (8.11%) REST
6 3 (8.11%) Web Services
7 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.41%) Spring
7 2 (5.41%) Grails
7 2 (5.41%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (5.41%) Yii
7 2 (5.41%) D3.js
8 1 (2.70%) Sass
8 1 (2.70%) XML
8 1 (2.70%) SOAP
8 1 (2.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Debian
3 10 (27.03%) UNIX
4 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.22%) CentOS
6 5 (13.51%) Windows
7 4 (10.81%) Solaris
8 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.41%) SUSE
9 2 (5.41%) AIX
9 2 (5.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) Web Development
5 3 (8.11%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Web Design
6 2 (5.41%) TDD
6 2 (5.41%) Release Management
6 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.70%) Web Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Network Management
7 1 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) Email Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) PHP
2 13 (35.14%) Perl
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) Java
5 5 (13.51%) Ruby
6 3 (8.11%) PHP5
7 2 (5.41%) C
7 2 (5.41%) C#
7 2 (5.41%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) Groovy
7 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) SQL
8 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.70%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (5.41%) RHCE
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.62%) Xen
3 5 (13.51%) Nmap
4 3 (8.11%) XenServer
5 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Puppet
2 5 (13.51%) Nagios
2 5 (13.51%) Nessus
3 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.70%) YUM
4 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.51%) Zend
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Dell
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) Adobe
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.70%) Nokia
7 1 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
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