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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 33 59 35
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -24
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 79 54 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.54% 3.42% 6.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.27% 11.66% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 68 39 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
410 463 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.77% 29.36% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 268 347 282
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 2 July 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 66 (63.46%) Linux
2 54 (51.92%) Java
3 45 (43.27%) Apache
4 41 (39.42%) PHP
5 39 (37.50%) HTML
5 39 (37.50%) Perl
6 37 (35.58%) Tomcat
7 33 (31.73%) Relational Database
8 30 (28.85%) SOAP
9 29 (27.88%) JavaScript
10 28 (26.92%) Web Services
10 28 (26.92%) OO
10 28 (26.92%) RDBMS
11 27 (25.96%) CSS
11 27 (25.96%) SQL
11 27 (25.96%) Degree
12 26 (25.00%) Debian
13 25 (24.04%) Software Engineering
14 24 (23.08%) Oracle
14 24 (23.08%) Servlets
15 23 (22.12%) XML
15 23 (22.12%) QA
15 23 (22.12%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (21.15%) Git (software)
17 21 (20.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 21 (20.19%) JSP
17 21 (20.19%) Internet
18 20 (19.23%) Windows
18 20 (19.23%) Automated Testing
19 19 (18.27%) Computer Science

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 45 (43.27%) Apache
2 37 (35.58%) Tomcat
3 14 (13.46%) CMS
4 7 (6.73%) WordPress
5 5 (4.81%) Drupal
6 4 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (3.85%) JBoss
7 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.92%) Lync
9 1 (0.96%) Node.js
9 1 (0.96%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.96%) Moodle
9 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.19%) Internet
2 5 (4.81%) HTTP
2 5 (4.81%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (3.85%) WAN
3 4 (3.85%) DNS
3 4 (3.85%) SAN
4 3 (2.88%) DHCP
4 3 (2.88%) IPsec
5 2 (1.92%) SSL
5 2 (1.92%) LDAP
5 2 (1.92%) LAN
5 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.96%) VPN
6 1 (0.96%) SNMP
6 1 (0.96%) SMTP
6 1 (0.96%) IPv4
6 1 (0.96%) L2TP
6 1 (0.96%) PPTP
6 1 (0.96%) Firewall
6 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.73%) Relational Database
2 28 (26.92%) RDBMS
3 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
4 15 (14.42%) NoSQL
5 14 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.77%) Big Data
6 6 (5.77%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.81%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.92%) DB2
9 2 (1.92%) Informix
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.96%) SQLite
10 1 (0.96%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.96%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.77%) JUnit
2 6 (5.77%) JMeter
2 6 (5.77%) HttpUnit
3 4 (3.85%) Maven
4 2 (1.92%) Subversion
4 2 (1.92%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.96%) Redmine
5 1 (0.96%) PhpStorm
5 1 (0.96%) JIRA
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.81%) Banking
4 3 (2.88%) Marketing
4 3 (2.88%) Games
5 2 (1.92%) Advertising
5 2 (1.92%) German Language
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (57.69%) Developer
2 25 (24.04%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Senior Developer
4 13 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) DBA
5 8 (7.69%) Administrator
5 8 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) AWS Developer
8 4 (3.85%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.85%) Database Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Applications Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (2.88%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.50%) HTML
2 30 (28.85%) SOAP
3 28 (26.92%) Web Services
4 27 (25.96%) CSS
5 24 (23.08%) Servlets
6 23 (22.12%) XML
7 21 (20.19%) JSP
8 18 (17.31%) CGI
9 12 (11.54%) .NET
9 12 (11.54%) J2EE
10 11 (10.58%) Hibernate
10 11 (10.58%) Spring
10 11 (10.58%) jQuery
10 11 (10.58%) HTML5
11 9 (8.65%) RESTful
12 8 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (6.73%) JSON
14 6 (5.77%) CSS3
14 6 (5.77%) JPA
15 5 (4.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.12%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (18.27%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.88%) W3C
5 2 (1.92%) Replication
5 2 (1.92%) Photography
5 2 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.96%) EPoS
6 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.96%) VLE
6 1 (0.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 66 (63.46%) Linux
2 26 (25.00%) Debian
3 21 (20.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (19.23%) Windows
5 8 (7.69%) UNIX
6 4 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.85%) Android
6 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.96%) CentOS
8 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.92%) OO
2 25 (24.04%) Software Engineering
3 20 (19.23%) Automated Testing
4 17 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (15.38%) Open Source
6 13 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 11 (10.58%) Web Development
8 10 (9.62%) Project Management
9 9 (8.65%) Web Application Development
10 8 (7.69%) Quality Management
10 8 (7.69%) Content Management
11 7 (6.73%) TDD
11 7 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.73%) Configuration Management
11 7 (6.73%) MVC
11 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2
12 6 (5.77%) OOP
13 4 (3.85%) E-Commerce
13 4 (3.85%) Scrum
13 4 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 54 (51.92%) Java
2 41 (39.42%) PHP
3 39 (37.50%) Perl
4 29 (27.88%) JavaScript
5 27 (25.96%) SQL
6 17 (16.35%) Bash Shell
7 13 (12.50%) Python
8 11 (10.58%) Ruby
9 9 (8.65%) C#
9 9 (8.65%) C++
10 5 (4.81%) C
10 5 (4.81%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.92%) Lua
11 2 (1.92%) PHP5
11 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (25.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) CCNA
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (22.12%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.92%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.96%) vSphere
3 1 (0.96%) pfSense
3 1 (0.96%) iptables
3 1 (0.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) SCCM
2 1 (0.96%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) Nagios
2 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (23.08%) Oracle
2 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.69%) VMware
5 6 (5.77%) Cisco
6 5 (4.81%) NetApp
6 5 (4.81%) Alterian
7 4 (3.85%) Brocade
7 4 (3.85%) Adobe
7 4 (3.85%) Perforce
8 2 (1.92%) Hyland
9 1 (0.96%) Symantec
9 1 (0.96%) Zend
9 1 (0.96%) Google
9 1 (0.96%) HP
9 1 (0.96%) EMC
9 1 (0.96%) Sybase
9 1 (0.96%) SAP
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Compeititve Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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The People Network
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Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
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