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 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 76 37 58
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +21
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 33 66 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.21% 5.22% 2.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.13% 15.35% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 22
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
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
406 430 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.19% 33.99% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 302 284 268
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 65 (79.27%) Linux
2 42 (51.22%) HTML
3 37 (45.12%) JavaScript
3 37 (45.12%) PHP
4 36 (43.90%) OO
4 36 (43.90%) CSS
5 33 (40.24%) Java
6 29 (35.37%) Apache
7 27 (32.93%) SOAP
8 26 (31.71%) MVC
9 23 (28.05%) XML
10 22 (26.83%) OOP
10 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
10 22 (26.83%) Web Development
10 22 (26.83%) Relational Database
11 21 (25.61%) E-Commerce
12 20 (24.39%) Web Services
12 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (23.17%) Backbone.js
13 19 (23.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 18 (21.95%) JSON
15 16 (19.51%) Degree
15 16 (19.51%) Android
15 16 (19.51%) TDD
15 16 (19.51%) Debian
15 16 (19.51%) SQL
16 15 (18.29%) Perl
16 15 (18.29%) Git (software)
16 15 (18.29%) Computer Science
17 13 (15.85%) RDBMS

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (35.37%) Apache
2 11 (13.41%) Tomcat
3 9 (10.98%) CMS
4 5 (6.10%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.10%) Drupal
5 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.66%) IIS
6 3 (3.66%) nginx
7 2 (2.44%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.22%) WordPress
8 1 (1.22%) Lync
8 1 (1.22%) Node.js
8 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.22%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Internet
2 8 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.66%) SSL
3 3 (3.66%) VoIP
4 2 (2.44%) Intranet
4 2 (2.44%) Firewall
4 2 (2.44%) IPsec
5 1 (1.22%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.22%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.22%) LDAP
5 1 (1.22%) L2TP
5 1 (1.22%) WAN
5 1 (1.22%) DHCP
5 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.22%) SAN
5 1 (1.22%) VPN
5 1 (1.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.83%) Relational Database
2 13 (15.85%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.10%) Jasmine
3 5 (6.10%) RSpec
3 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.88%) Hudson
4 4 (4.88%) Ant
4 4 (4.88%) Maven
5 3 (3.66%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.44%) RubyMine
7 1 (1.22%) Toad
7 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.98%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Dutch Language
3 3 (3.66%) French Language
3 3 (3.66%) German Language
3 3 (3.66%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.44%) Local Government
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (62.20%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) PHP Developer
3 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
3 13 (15.85%) UI Developer
3 13 (15.85%) UI Programmer
4 11 (13.41%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Programmer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Ruby Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Java Programmer
8 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Performance Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.66%) Performance Test Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (51.22%) HTML
2 36 (43.90%) CSS
3 27 (32.93%) SOAP
4 23 (28.05%) XML
5 20 (24.39%) Web Services
6 19 (23.17%) Backbone.js
7 18 (21.95%) JSON
8 13 (15.85%) HTML5
9 12 (14.63%) LAMP
10 10 (12.20%) JSP
10 10 (12.20%) Servlets
10 10 (12.20%) CGI
10 10 (12.20%) Symfony
11 9 (10.98%) CodeIgniter
11 9 (10.98%) jQuery
11 9 (10.98%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (10.98%) CSS3
12 6 (7.32%) Hibernate
12 6 (7.32%) Spring
13 5 (6.10%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.85%) Digital Media
2 13 (15.85%) Graphic Design
3 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.76%) Open Source
5 5 (6.10%) Social Media
5 5 (6.10%) Replication
6 3 (3.66%) User Experience
7 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.22%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.22%) Wiki
8 1 (1.22%) EPoS
8 1 (1.22%) DTV
8 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 65 (79.27%) Linux
2 19 (23.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (19.51%) Debian
3 16 (19.51%) Android
4 13 (15.85%) Apple iOS
5 11 (13.41%) Windows
6 7 (8.54%) UNIX
6 7 (8.54%) Solaris
7 5 (6.10%) AIX
7 5 (6.10%) Mac OS X
7 5 (6.10%) CentOS
7 5 (6.10%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.90%) OO
2 26 (31.71%) MVC
3 22 (26.83%) OOP
3 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
3 22 (26.83%) Web Development
4 21 (25.61%) E-Commerce
5 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (19.51%) TDD
7 13 (15.85%) Android Development
7 13 (15.85%) iOS Development
8 11 (13.41%) Automated Testing
8 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.32%) BDD
10 6 (7.32%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.32%) Project Management
11 5 (6.10%) Quality Management
11 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.10%) Pair Programming
11 5 (6.10%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.12%) JavaScript
1 37 (45.12%) PHP
2 33 (40.24%) Java
3 16 (19.51%) SQL
4 15 (18.29%) Perl
5 12 (14.63%) Python
6 9 (10.98%) Ruby
7 5 (6.10%) CoffeeScript
8 4 (4.88%) C++
9 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.66%) PHP5
10 2 (2.44%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.44%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.22%) C
11 1 (1.22%) C#
11 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.22%) Squid
3 1 (1.22%) Postfix
3 1 (1.22%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.22%) Gluster
3 1 (1.22%) Openswan
3 1 (1.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Puppet
1 8 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.10%) Ansible
2 5 (6.10%) Vagrant
2 5 (6.10%) Capistrano
3 4 (4.88%) Nagios
3 4 (4.88%) Cacti
4 3 (3.66%) Munin
5 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.22%) SCCM
5 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle
2 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) Zend
3 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.76%) VMware
5 3 (3.66%) Google
5 3 (3.66%) Facebook
5 3 (3.66%) Twitter
6 2 (2.44%) Greenplum
6 2 (2.44%) JBoss
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco
7 1 (1.22%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) SAP
7 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.22%) Perforce
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix
7 1 (1.22%) NetApp
7 1 (1.22%) Brocade
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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The City of Edinburgh Council
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Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago