The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 33 31 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 9 7 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.69% 3.10% 17.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.47% 12.28% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 33
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
London

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 Croydon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
86 57 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 35.25% 25.22% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 73 50 72
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

MySQL
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Croydon

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Croydon

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
3 11 (61.11%) CSS
3 11 (61.11%) HTML
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (44.44%) OO
5 7 (38.89%) CMS
5 7 (38.89%) LAMP
5 7 (38.89%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
5 7 (38.89%) Zend
5 7 (38.89%) Drupal
5 7 (38.89%) Magento
5 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (27.78%) GIMP
7 5 (27.78%) CakePHP
7 5 (27.78%) Symfony
7 5 (27.78%) Content Management
7 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (27.78%) Bazaar
8 4 (22.22%) Apache
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
9 3 (16.67%) Retail
9 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) jQuery
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 2 (11.11%) XML

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 7 (38.89%) CMS
1 7 (38.89%) Drupal
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) WordPress
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Bazaar
3 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Web Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Drupal Developer
4 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Magento Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) LAMP
3 5 (27.78%) Symfony
3 5 (27.78%) CakePHP
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE
5 2 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (11.11%) Yii
5 2 (11.11%) Laravel
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) OO
2 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Content Management
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Product Management
7 1 (5.56%) Network Management
7 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.56%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) PHP5
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Zend
2 2 (11.11%) hybris
3 1 (5.56%) Dell