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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 43 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 53 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.07% 3.18% 4.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.82% 11.01% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 44 35 34
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £48,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
335 454 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.75% 28.86% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 211 337 223
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 22 May 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 44 (51.76%) Linux
2 43 (50.59%) PHP
3 35 (41.18%) HTML
4 34 (40.00%) Java
5 30 (35.29%) CSS
6 29 (34.12%) JavaScript
6 29 (34.12%) Apache
7 24 (28.24%) Perl
8 21 (24.71%) SQL
8 21 (24.71%) Tomcat
8 21 (24.71%) Relational Database
9 20 (23.53%) OO
9 20 (23.53%) Oracle
10 19 (22.35%) SOAP
11 18 (21.18%) XML
12 17 (20.00%) Degree
13 16 (18.82%) jQuery
13 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (18.82%) RDBMS
14 15 (17.65%) Debian
14 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
15 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
15 14 (16.47%) Web Services
16 13 (15.29%) Windows
16 13 (15.29%) Internet
16 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 12 (14.12%) QA
17 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (14.12%) Servlets
17 12 (14.12%) SQL Server

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 29 (34.12%) Apache
2 21 (24.71%) Tomcat
3 11 (12.94%) CMS
3 11 (12.94%) WordPress
4 7 (8.24%) Drupal
5 5 (5.88%) JBoss
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.35%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.18%) IIS
8 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.18%) Moodle
8 1 (1.18%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) Internet
2 5 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.35%) LAN
3 2 (2.35%) WAN
3 2 (2.35%) SSL
3 2 (2.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) IPv4
4 1 (1.18%) L2TP
4 1 (1.18%) PPTP
4 1 (1.18%) Wireless
4 1 (1.18%) IPsec
4 1 (1.18%) SMTP
4 1 (1.18%) DHCP
4 1 (1.18%) VPN
4 1 (1.18%) SNMP
4 1 (1.18%) VLAN
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) Relational Database
2 16 (18.82%) RDBMS
3 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
4 10 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 8 (9.41%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.71%) Big Data
8 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.35%) DB2
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.18%) Informix
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.18%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) Maven
3 3 (3.53%) JMeter
3 3 (3.53%) JUnit
3 3 (3.53%) HttpUnit
4 2 (2.35%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.35%) Subversion
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.18%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (5.88%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Banking
2 4 (4.71%) Marketing
2 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.35%) German Language
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (15.29%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.12%) PHP Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 9 (10.59%) AWS Developer
6 7 (8.24%) DBA
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Administrator
7 6 (7.06%) Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) MySQL DBA
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.71%) Database Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Designer
11 2 (2.35%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Technical Engineer
11 2 (2.35%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) HTML
2 30 (35.29%) CSS
3 19 (22.35%) SOAP
4 18 (21.18%) XML
5 16 (18.82%) jQuery
6 14 (16.47%) Web Services
7 12 (14.12%) Servlets
8 11 (12.94%) HTML5
9 10 (11.76%) JSP
9 10 (11.76%) CGI
10 8 (9.41%) Spring
10 8 (9.41%) .NET
10 8 (9.41%) J2EE
10 8 (9.41%) Hibernate
11 6 (7.06%) REST
11 6 (7.06%) JSON
12 5 (5.88%) Django
12 5 (5.88%) CSS3
13 4 (4.71%) RESTful
13 4 (4.71%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.94%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.24%) Open Source
4 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.71%) Photography
5 2 (2.35%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.35%) Social Media
5 2 (2.35%) Blog
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 44 (51.76%) Linux
2 15 (17.65%) Debian
3 13 (15.29%) Windows
3 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (8.24%) UNIX
5 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.35%) Android
7 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) OO
2 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 11 (12.94%) Automated Testing
5 10 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 8 (9.41%) Web Development
7 7 (8.24%) MVC
7 7 (8.24%) Project Management
8 6 (7.06%) Web Application Development
9 5 (5.88%) Content Management
10 4 (4.71%) Data Analytics
10 4 (4.71%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (4.71%) Big Data Analytics
10 4 (4.71%) Analytics
10 4 (4.71%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.71%) Pay per click
10 4 (4.71%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.53%) Quality Management
11 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.59%) PHP
2 34 (40.00%) Java
3 29 (34.12%) JavaScript
4 24 (28.24%) Perl
5 21 (24.71%) SQL
6 10 (11.76%) C#
7 9 (10.59%) Python
7 9 (10.59%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.06%) Ruby
9 5 (5.88%) C++
10 3 (3.53%) C
10 3 (3.53%) PHP5
11 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) NFS
1 1 (1.18%) pfSense
1 1 (1.18%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Nagios
1 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Oracle
2 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.24%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.35%) Alterian
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.18%) Symantec
6 1 (1.18%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) EMC
6 1 (1.18%) NetApp
6 1 (1.18%) Sybase
6 1 (1.18%) Hyland
6 1 (1.18%) Zend
6 1 (1.18%) Appcelerator
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £ DOE very competitive
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Networkers International Plc
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
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Change Recruitment Group
Posted: 6 days ago
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Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 30k + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago