The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 72 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 38 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.29% 3.55% 3.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.56% 10.37% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 48
Average salary £39,750 £30,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.40% -13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
444 376 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.78% 34.24% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 321 237 377
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
MySQL
Scotland

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MySQL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 52 (63.41%) PHP
2 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
2 45 (54.88%) HTML
2 45 (54.88%) Linux
3 44 (53.66%) CSS
4 33 (40.24%) Java
5 26 (31.71%) Degree
6 25 (30.49%) SQL
6 25 (30.49%) MVC
7 22 (26.83%) OO
8 19 (23.17%) OOP
8 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
8 19 (23.17%) jQuery
8 19 (23.17%) HTML5
9 18 (21.95%) CSS3
10 17 (20.73%) Web Development
11 16 (19.51%) Symfony
11 16 (19.51%) E-Commerce
11 16 (19.51%) TDD
12 15 (18.29%) Finance
12 15 (18.29%) Apache
13 13 (15.85%) C++
13 13 (15.85%) Zend
14 12 (14.63%) C#
14 12 (14.63%) .NET
14 12 (14.63%) Oracle
14 12 (14.63%) Python
14 12 (14.63%) CMS
15 11 (13.41%) LAMP
15 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (18.29%) Apache
2 12 (14.63%) CMS
3 10 (12.20%) Drupal
4 4 (4.88%) Node.js
4 4 (4.88%) WordPress
4 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.44%) nginx
6 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.22%) IIS
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Magento
2 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) SSL
2 2 (2.44%) Firewall
2 2 (2.44%) IPsec
2 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.44%) VPN
2 2 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) L2TP
3 1 (1.22%) VoIP
3 1 (1.22%) SMTP
3 1 (1.22%) DHCP
3 1 (1.22%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) LDAP
3 1 (1.22%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.22%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Ant
2 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) Mercurial
2 4 (4.88%) Maven
3 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.44%) RSpec
3 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.44%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.22%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Banking
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (80.49%) Developer
2 21 (25.61%) Web Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Senior Developer
3 16 (19.51%) PHP Developer
4 10 (12.20%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.20%) Administrator
5 9 (10.98%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.76%) .NET Developer
7 7 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior PHP Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Programmer
9 5 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.10%) DBA
9 5 (6.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.88%) UI Programmer
10 4 (4.88%) UI Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Database Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.88%) HTML
2 44 (53.66%) CSS
3 19 (23.17%) jQuery
3 19 (23.17%) HTML5
4 18 (21.95%) CSS3
5 16 (19.51%) Symfony
6 12 (14.63%) .NET
7 11 (13.41%) LAMP
7 11 (13.41%) Ajax
7 11 (13.41%) XML
8 10 (12.20%) JSON
9 9 (10.98%) CodeIgniter
10 8 (9.76%) Spring
10 8 (9.76%) Web Services
10 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
11 7 (8.54%) SOAP
11 7 (8.54%) Hibernate
12 6 (7.32%) Backbone.js
13 4 (4.88%) Open Graph
13 4 (4.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.54%) PDA
3 4 (4.88%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.88%) Physics
3 4 (4.88%) Graphic Design
3 4 (4.88%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) Open Source
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.88%) Linux
2 8 (9.76%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.10%) CentOS
4 5 (6.10%) Android
4 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.88%) Debian
5 4 (4.88%) UNIX
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.44%) AIX
6 2 (2.44%) Solaris
6 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.22%) Fedora
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) MVC
2 22 (26.83%) OO
3 19 (23.17%) OOP
4 17 (20.73%) Web Development
5 16 (19.51%) E-Commerce
5 16 (19.51%) TDD
6 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (13.41%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.98%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.54%) Logistics
10 6 (7.32%) Scrum
11 5 (6.10%) Android Development
11 5 (6.10%) iOS Development
12 4 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (4.88%) Change Control
12 4 (4.88%) Refactoring
12 4 (4.88%) Time Management
13 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
13 3 (3.66%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 52 (63.41%) PHP
2 45 (54.88%) JavaScript
3 33 (40.24%) Java
4 25 (30.49%) SQL
5 13 (15.85%) C++
6 12 (14.63%) C#
6 12 (14.63%) Python
7 8 (9.76%) Perl
8 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.66%) PHP5
10 2 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (2.44%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (2.44%) Ruby
10 2 (2.44%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (31.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.22%) NFS
1 1 (1.22%) Postfix
1 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.22%) Squid
1 1 (1.22%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Nagios
2 2 (2.44%) SmokePing
2 2 (2.44%) Cacti
2 2 (2.44%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.22%) Puppet
3 1 (1.22%) Munin
3 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Zend
2 12 (14.63%) Oracle
3 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.32%) JBoss
5 5 (6.10%) Twitter
6 4 (4.88%) Facebook
6 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.66%) Google
8 2 (2.44%) VMware
8 2 (2.44%) Adobe
9 1 (1.22%) BMC
9 1 (1.22%) Remedy
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