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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 45 81 31
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -50
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 67 24 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.25% 1.63% 6.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.92% 5.91% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 53 20 66
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,900 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
449 406 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.51% 27.66% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 298 302 278
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 81 (64.29%) Linux
2 64 (50.79%) Java
3 59 (46.83%) Apache
4 52 (41.27%) Tomcat
5 46 (36.51%) Perl
6 40 (31.75%) Web Services
6 40 (31.75%) Degree
7 39 (30.95%) PHP
8 38 (30.16%) Relational Database
9 37 (29.37%) HTML
10 36 (28.57%) SOAP
11 34 (26.98%) RDBMS
12 33 (26.19%) SQL
13 30 (23.81%) Servlets
14 29 (23.02%) Debian
14 29 (23.02%) Software Engineering
14 29 (23.02%) QA
14 29 (23.02%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (22.22%) Oracle
15 28 (22.22%) OO
16 27 (21.43%) Windows
16 27 (21.43%) JSP
17 26 (20.63%) CSS
17 26 (20.63%) JavaScript
17 26 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
17 26 (20.63%) Git (software)
18 25 (19.84%) Internet
19 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
19 24 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 24 (19.05%) Automated Testing

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (46.83%) Apache
2 52 (41.27%) Tomcat
3 16 (12.70%) CMS
4 8 (6.35%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.97%) JBoss
6 5 (3.97%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (3.97%) Lync
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.38%) WordPress
9 2 (1.59%) Drupal
10 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.79%) Node.js
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.79%) nginx
10 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.79%) Moodle
10 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.79%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.79%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.08%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.84%) Internet
2 12 (9.52%) SAN
3 9 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (5.56%) DNS
5 6 (4.76%) IPsec
5 6 (4.76%) WAN
5 6 (4.76%) DHCP
6 5 (3.97%) HTTP
6 5 (3.97%) LDAP
7 4 (3.17%) NAS
8 3 (2.38%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.59%) SSL
10 1 (0.79%) IPv4
10 1 (0.79%) VLAN
10 1 (0.79%) L2TP
10 1 (0.79%) PPTP
10 1 (0.79%) Firewall
10 1 (0.79%) Wireless
10 1 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (30.16%) Relational Database
2 34 (26.98%) RDBMS
3 26 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 15 (11.90%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.17%) Big Data
8 3 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.59%) Informix
9 2 (1.59%) OLTP
10 1 (0.79%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.79%) SQLite
10 1 (0.79%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (20.63%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.14%) JUnit
3 8 (6.35%) JMeter
3 8 (6.35%) HttpUnit
4 5 (3.97%) Maven
5 4 (3.17%) JIRA
6 2 (1.59%) Subversion
7 1 (0.79%) Ant
7 1 (0.79%) Redmine
7 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.79%) PhpStorm
General
1 19 (15.08%) Finance
2 15 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.52%) Banking
4 7 (5.56%) Games
5 5 (3.97%) Marketing
6 4 (3.17%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.17%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (52.38%) Developer
2 35 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.32%) Web Developer
4 11 (8.73%) Senior Developer
4 11 (8.73%) Administrator
4 11 (8.73%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (8.73%) DBA
5 10 (7.94%) Analyst
5 10 (7.94%) PHP Developer
6 7 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (4.76%) MySQL DBA
7 6 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Database Analyst
8 5 (3.97%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.97%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.75%) Web Services
2 37 (29.37%) HTML
3 36 (28.57%) SOAP
4 30 (23.81%) Servlets
5 27 (21.43%) JSP
6 26 (20.63%) CSS
7 23 (18.25%) XML
8 22 (17.46%) CGI
9 16 (12.70%) .NET
10 14 (11.11%) J2EE
10 14 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 14 (11.11%) Spring
11 11 (8.73%) RESTful
12 10 (7.94%) jQuery
12 10 (7.94%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (6.35%) JPA
14 7 (5.56%) CSS3
14 7 (5.56%) HTML5
14 7 (5.56%) JSON
15 5 (3.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.02%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (17.46%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.32%) Replication
4 8 (6.35%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.97%) W3C
6 4 (3.17%) DTV
6 4 (3.17%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.38%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.59%) Social Media
8 2 (1.59%) EPoS
9 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.79%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.79%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 81 (64.29%) Linux
2 29 (23.02%) Debian
3 27 (21.43%) Windows
4 24 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.35%) Data ONTAP
5 8 (6.35%) UNIX
6 7 (5.56%) Android
6 7 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.02%) Software Engineering
2 28 (22.22%) OO
3 24 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 23 (18.25%) Open Source
5 17 (13.49%) Mentoring
5 17 (13.49%) Configuration Management
6 14 (11.11%) Project Management
6 14 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.32%) PRINCE2
8 12 (9.52%) Quality Management
8 12 (9.52%) Web Development
9 11 (8.73%) Content Management
9 11 (8.73%) Web Application Development
9 11 (8.73%) DevOps
10 9 (7.14%) ITIL
11 7 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.56%) TDD
11 7 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.79%) Java
2 46 (36.51%) Perl
3 39 (30.95%) PHP
4 33 (26.19%) SQL
5 26 (20.63%) JavaScript
6 23 (18.25%) Python
7 22 (17.46%) Bash Shell
8 20 (15.87%) Ruby
9 9 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 7 (5.56%) C#
10 7 (5.56%) C++
11 5 (3.97%) C
12 3 (2.38%) Lua
13 2 (1.59%) PHP5
14 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (31.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) MCSE
2 2 (1.59%) MCSA
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.59%) MCTS
2 2 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (23.02%) QA
2 5 (3.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (6.35%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.35%) vSphere
2 5 (3.97%) DFS Replication
3 3 (2.38%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.79%) NFS
4 1 (0.79%) pfSense
4 1 (0.79%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) Puppet
2 7 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.97%) SCCM
4 4 (3.17%) Nagios
5 3 (2.38%) Check_MK
5 3 (2.38%) BMC Marimba
5 3 (2.38%) Cacti
6 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 28 (22.22%) Oracle
2 22 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.08%) VMware
4 10 (7.94%) Cisco
4 10 (7.94%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.14%) NetApp
6 8 (6.35%) Perforce
6 8 (6.35%) Brocade
7 7 (5.56%) Alterian
7 7 (5.56%) Google
7 7 (5.56%) Rackspace
8 6 (4.76%) DigitalOcean
9 4 (3.17%) SAP
10 3 (2.38%) Dell
10 3 (2.38%) Veeam
11 2 (1.59%) HP
11 2 (1.59%) Sybase
11 2 (1.59%) Adobe
12 1 (0.79%) Calypso
12 1 (0.79%) Fidessa
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus on call, bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Edgar Stewart
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Edgar Stewart
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago