The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 59 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 43 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.15% 2.68% 3.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.88% 9.87% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 39 31 26
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +30.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
MySQL
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
362 446 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.52% 27.20% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 238 322 229
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 48 (57.83%) PHP
2 43 (51.81%) Linux
3 41 (49.40%) HTML
4 39 (46.99%) CSS
5 38 (45.78%) JavaScript
6 29 (34.94%) Java
7 26 (31.33%) Apache
8 22 (26.51%) OO
9 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (25.30%) jQuery
9 21 (25.30%) Relational Database
10 19 (22.89%) Perl
11 18 (21.69%) Tomcat
12 16 (19.28%) XML
12 16 (19.28%) HTML5
13 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
13 15 (18.07%) Degree
13 15 (18.07%) SOAP
14 14 (16.87%) Windows
14 14 (16.87%) SQL
14 14 (16.87%) Oracle
15 13 (15.66%) RDBMS
15 13 (15.66%) Open Source
16 12 (14.46%) Drupal
16 12 (14.46%) WordPress
16 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
16 12 (14.46%) Web Services
16 12 (14.46%) CMS
16 12 (14.46%) Debian
17 11 (13.25%) Internet

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 26 (31.33%) Apache
2 18 (21.69%) Tomcat
3 12 (14.46%) CMS
3 12 (14.46%) Drupal
3 12 (14.46%) WordPress
4 5 (6.02%) JBoss
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (3.61%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (2.41%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.20%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.20%) IIS
8 1 (1.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Office
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.61%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) Internet
2 5 (6.02%) HTTP
3 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.41%) LAN
3 2 (2.41%) WAN
3 2 (2.41%) DNS
3 2 (2.41%) SSL
4 1 (1.20%) IPv4
4 1 (1.20%) SMTP
4 1 (1.20%) DHCP
4 1 (1.20%) VPN
4 1 (1.20%) SNMP
4 1 (1.20%) L2TP
4 1 (1.20%) PPTP
4 1 (1.20%) Firewall
4 1 (1.20%) Wireless
4 1 (1.20%) IPsec
4 1 (1.20%) VLAN
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.30%) Relational Database
2 13 (15.66%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.82%) Big Data
7 2 (2.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.41%) DB2
8 1 (1.20%) Informix
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.82%) Maven
3 3 (3.61%) HttpUnit
3 3 (3.61%) JUnit
3 3 (3.61%) JMeter
3 3 (3.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.20%) PhpStorm
General
1 4 (4.82%) Marketing
2 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) German Language
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (68.67%) Developer
2 18 (21.69%) PHP Developer
3 12 (14.46%) Web Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.84%) AWS Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Applications Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Database Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Administrator
8 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.61%) DBA
8 3 (3.61%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (3.61%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (49.40%) HTML
2 39 (46.99%) CSS
3 21 (25.30%) jQuery
4 16 (19.28%) XML
4 16 (19.28%) HTML5
5 15 (18.07%) SOAP
6 12 (14.46%) Web Services
7 10 (12.05%) Servlets
8 8 (9.64%) CGI
8 8 (9.64%) JSP
8 8 (9.64%) CSS3
9 7 (8.43%) Hibernate
9 7 (8.43%) Spring
9 7 (8.43%) JSON
9 7 (8.43%) .NET
9 7 (8.43%) J2EE
9 7 (8.43%) REST
10 6 (7.23%) Django
11 4 (4.82%) LAMP
11 4 (4.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Open Source
2 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.64%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.43%) Social Media
5 4 (4.82%) Photography
6 3 (3.61%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.41%) Blog
8 1 (1.20%) VLE
8 1 (1.20%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.81%) Linux
2 14 (16.87%) Windows
3 12 (14.46%) Debian
4 10 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.23%) UNIX
6 4 (4.82%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.61%) Android
7 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.20%) CentOS
9 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) OO
2 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.46%) Software Engineering
4 10 (12.05%) Web Development
4 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
5 9 (10.84%) Automated Testing
6 8 (9.64%) MVC
6 8 (9.64%) Web Application Development
7 6 (7.23%) SEO
8 5 (6.02%) Project Management
8 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.02%) DevOps
9 4 (4.82%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (4.82%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (4.82%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (4.82%) Data Analytics
9 4 (4.82%) Analytics
9 4 (4.82%) Pay per click
9 4 (4.82%) TDD
9 4 (4.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.83%) PHP
2 38 (45.78%) JavaScript
3 29 (34.94%) Java
4 19 (22.89%) Perl
5 14 (16.87%) SQL
6 11 (13.25%) Python
7 10 (12.05%) C#
8 9 (10.84%) PHP5
9 8 (9.64%) Bash Shell
10 7 (8.43%) Ruby
10 7 (8.43%) C++
11 3 (3.61%) C
12 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) CCNA
2 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) NFS
1 1 (1.20%) pfSense
1 1 (1.20%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Nagios
1 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Oracle
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.61%) Appcelerator
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.41%) Hyland
5 2 (2.41%) Alterian
5 2 (2.41%) Adobe
6 1 (1.20%) HP
6 1 (1.20%) Sybase
6 1 (1.20%) Symantec
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension, R
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Explore Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
RightScale
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago