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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 77 29 58
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +29
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 27 78 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.80% 6.51% 2.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.54% 18.06% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 65 21
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,500
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
413 432 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.59% 36.03% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 310 279 250
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 £29,400 £30,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 59 (73.75%) Linux
2 46 (57.50%) HTML
3 45 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 41 (51.25%) CSS
5 38 (47.50%) PHP
6 34 (42.50%) OO
7 32 (40.00%) Java
8 28 (35.00%) MVC
9 26 (32.50%) Apache
9 26 (32.50%) OOP
10 23 (28.75%) SOAP
11 22 (27.50%) Web Development
12 21 (26.25%) XML
12 21 (26.25%) E-Commerce
13 19 (23.75%) TDD
13 19 (23.75%) Backbone.js
14 18 (22.50%) JSON
14 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
15 17 (21.25%) Relational Database
16 16 (20.00%) Web Services
16 16 (20.00%) Android
17 14 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (17.50%) HTML5
17 14 (17.50%) SQL
18 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (16.25%) Apple iOS
18 13 (16.25%) Android Development
18 13 (16.25%) iOS Development
18 13 (16.25%) Digital Media
18 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 26 (32.50%) Apache
2 9 (11.25%) CMS
3 8 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.25%) Drupal
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.50%) IIS
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.25%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.25%) WordPress
7 1 (1.25%) nginx
7 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) SSL
2 3 (3.75%) VoIP
3 2 (2.50%) Firewall
3 2 (2.50%) IPsec
4 1 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.25%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.25%) L2TP
4 1 (1.25%) LDAP
4 1 (1.25%) WAN
4 1 (1.25%) DHCP
4 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.25%) SAN
4 1 (1.25%) VPN
4 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.25%) Ant
2 5 (6.25%) RSpec
2 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 5 (6.25%) Jasmine
3 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.00%) Maven
4 3 (3.75%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.50%) RubyMine
6 1 (1.25%) Toad
6 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.25%) Subversion
6 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Dutch Language
3 3 (3.75%) French Language
3 3 (3.75%) German Language
3 3 (3.75%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (66.25%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) Senior Developer
2 17 (21.25%) PHP Developer
3 13 (16.25%) UI Developer
3 13 (16.25%) UI Programmer
4 10 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Programmer
5 9 (11.25%) Senior PHP Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Java Programmer
9 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.75%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Development Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Service Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Performance Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (57.50%) HTML
2 41 (51.25%) CSS
3 23 (28.75%) SOAP
4 21 (26.25%) XML
5 19 (23.75%) Backbone.js
6 18 (22.50%) JSON
7 16 (20.00%) Web Services
8 14 (17.50%) HTML5
9 12 (15.00%) LAMP
10 11 (13.75%) jQuery
11 10 (12.50%) Symfony
11 10 (12.50%) CSS3
12 9 (11.25%) CodeIgniter
13 7 (8.75%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (8.75%) Hibernate
13 7 (8.75%) Spring
13 7 (8.75%) JSP
13 7 (8.75%) Servlets
14 6 (7.50%) CGI
15 5 (6.25%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Graphic Design
1 13 (16.25%) Digital Media
2 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.00%) Open Source
4 5 (6.25%) Replication
5 3 (3.75%) Social Media
6 1 (1.25%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.25%) Wiki
6 1 (1.25%) EPoS
6 1 (1.25%) DTV
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 59 (73.75%) Linux
2 16 (20.00%) Android
3 14 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (16.25%) Apple iOS
5 11 (13.75%) Debian
5 11 (13.75%) Windows
6 7 (8.75%) UNIX
6 7 (8.75%) Solaris
7 5 (6.25%) AIX
7 5 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 5 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.25%) CentOS
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) OO
2 28 (35.00%) MVC
3 26 (32.50%) OOP
4 22 (27.50%) Web Development
5 21 (26.25%) E-Commerce
6 19 (23.75%) TDD
7 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
8 13 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (16.25%) Android Development
8 13 (16.25%) iOS Development
9 7 (8.75%) Automated Testing
10 6 (7.50%) Scrum
10 6 (7.50%) BDD
11 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.25%) Pair Programming
12 4 (5.00%) Refactoring
12 4 (5.00%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.00%) Project Management
12 4 (5.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 38 (47.50%) PHP
3 32 (40.00%) Java
4 14 (17.50%) SQL
5 10 (12.50%) Perl
5 10 (12.50%) Python
6 7 (8.75%) Ruby
7 5 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (6.25%) C++
8 3 (3.75%) PHP5
9 2 (2.50%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.50%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (2.50%) C#
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) Postfix
2 1 (1.25%) DFS Replication
2 1 (1.25%) Gluster
2 1 (1.25%) Openswan
2 1 (1.25%) KVM
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Puppet
1 6 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.25%) Ansible
2 5 (6.25%) Vagrant
2 5 (6.25%) Capistrano
3 4 (5.00%) Nagios
3 4 (5.00%) Cacti
4 3 (3.75%) Munin
5 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.25%) SCCM
5 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Zend
3 8 (10.00%) VMware
3 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.75%) Google
4 3 (3.75%) Facebook
4 3 (3.75%) Twitter
5 2 (2.50%) Greenplum
5 2 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) Perforce
6 1 (1.25%) Citrix
6 1 (1.25%) NetApp
6 1 (1.25%) Brocade
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