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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 55 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 41 45 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.01% 3.34% 2.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.92% 10.98% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 22
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,595 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,750 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
344 410 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.24% 30.42% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 258 307 267
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,459 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (54.22%) HTML
2 44 (53.01%) PHP
3 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
3 42 (50.60%) CSS
4 38 (45.78%) Linux
5 35 (42.17%) OO
6 26 (31.33%) Java
6 26 (31.33%) Relational Database
7 23 (27.71%) Apache
8 20 (24.10%) jQuery
8 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
9 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (21.69%) Degree
11 17 (20.48%) SQL
11 17 (20.48%) WordPress
12 16 (19.28%) Software Engineering
13 15 (18.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (18.07%) HTML5
13 15 (18.07%) DevOps
14 14 (16.87%) CMS
14 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
14 14 (16.87%) Perl
14 14 (16.87%) Tomcat
14 14 (16.87%) RDBMS
15 13 (15.66%) Internet
15 13 (15.66%) Debian
15 13 (15.66%) MVC
15 13 (15.66%) Drupal
15 13 (15.66%) PHP5
16 12 (14.46%) Open Source

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (27.71%) Apache
2 17 (20.48%) WordPress
3 14 (16.87%) CMS
3 14 (16.87%) Tomcat
4 13 (15.66%) Drupal
5 6 (7.23%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (4.82%) IIS
7 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
8 2 (2.41%) nginx
8 2 (2.41%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.20%) Moodle
9 1 (1.20%) Node.js
9 1 (1.20%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Office
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) Internet
2 3 (3.61%) Intranet
2 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.20%) Network Security
3 1 (1.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.87%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.61%) Big Data
5 2 (2.41%) DB2
5 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.20%) Redis
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (6.02%) Hudson
4 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.20%) JMeter
5 1 (1.20%) JUnit
General
1 6 (7.23%) Marketing
2 3 (3.61%) Local Government
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 59 (71.08%) Developer
2 20 (24.10%) PHP Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Web Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Lead Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Lead PHP Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Performance Test Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Performance Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Database Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.22%) HTML
2 42 (50.60%) CSS
3 20 (24.10%) jQuery
4 15 (18.07%) HTML5
5 12 (14.46%) Servlets
5 12 (14.46%) SOAP
5 12 (14.46%) Web Services
6 11 (13.25%) JSP
6 11 (13.25%) CGI
6 11 (13.25%) Flash
6 11 (13.25%) LAMP
7 10 (12.05%) XML
8 7 (8.43%) CSS3
8 7 (8.43%) Django
9 6 (7.23%) Laravel
9 6 (7.23%) REST
10 4 (4.82%) .NET
11 3 (3.61%) GWT
11 3 (3.61%) JSON
11 3 (3.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.46%) Open Source
1 12 (14.46%) Mobile App
1 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.84%) Social Media
4 6 (7.23%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.82%) Replication
6 3 (3.61%) Photography
7 2 (2.41%) Blog
8 1 (1.20%) New Media
8 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.20%) VLE
8 1 (1.20%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.78%) Linux
2 15 (18.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (15.66%) Debian
4 10 (12.05%) Apple iOS
4 10 (12.05%) Android
5 9 (10.84%) Windows
6 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.41%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) OO
2 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.28%) Software Engineering
4 15 (18.07%) DevOps
5 13 (15.66%) MVC
6 12 (14.46%) Automated Testing
7 11 (13.25%) Web Development
8 7 (8.43%) Web Application Development
8 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.43%) Android Development
8 7 (8.43%) iOS Development
8 7 (8.43%) Project Management
8 7 (8.43%) OOP
9 6 (7.23%) Use Case
9 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.02%) Quality Management
10 5 (6.02%) SEO
10 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.01%) PHP
2 42 (50.60%) JavaScript
3 26 (31.33%) Java
4 17 (20.48%) SQL
5 14 (16.87%) Perl
6 13 (15.66%) PHP5
7 11 (13.25%) Python
8 10 (12.05%) Ruby
9 5 (6.02%) C#
10 4 (4.82%) C++
11 2 (2.41%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.41%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (21.69%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.23%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.23%) Puppet
2 4 (4.82%) Nagios
3 3 (3.61%) Cacti
3 3 (3.61%) Munin
3 3 (3.61%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.61%) Ansible
4 1 (1.20%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Appcelerator
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.20%) Hyland
4 1 (1.20%) Adobe
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