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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 64 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 36 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.83% 2.99% 3.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 11.02% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 36
Average salary £42,500 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,994
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
360 372 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.26% 27.11% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 267 274 307
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 70 (59.32%) Linux
2 53 (44.92%) Degree
3 43 (36.44%) Apache
4 41 (34.75%) Java
5 37 (31.36%) High Availability
6 36 (30.51%) Relational Database
6 36 (30.51%) RDBMS
7 35 (29.66%) Windows
7 35 (29.66%) JavaScript
7 35 (29.66%) Git (software)
8 34 (28.81%) LAMP
9 33 (27.97%) Perl
10 31 (26.27%) HTML
11 30 (25.42%) PHP
12 28 (23.73%) Finance
13 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
13 27 (22.88%) CSS
13 27 (22.88%) Web Services
14 25 (21.19%) Tomcat
15 23 (19.49%) OO
15 23 (19.49%) Configuration Management
15 23 (19.49%) Computer Science
16 22 (18.64%) Debian
17 21 (17.80%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (17.80%) Software Engineering
17 21 (17.80%) Oracle
18 20 (16.95%) Banking
18 20 (16.95%) Data Centre
19 19 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (16.10%) Windows Server

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 43 (36.44%) Apache
2 25 (21.19%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.93%) CMS
4 5 (4.24%) Drupal
5 4 (3.39%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.54%) JBoss
6 3 (2.54%) Node.js
6 3 (2.54%) WordPress
7 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.69%) nginx
8 1 (0.85%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Markit EDM
1 10 (8.47%) MultiFonds
1 10 (8.47%) thinkFolio
2 4 (3.39%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.08%) DigitalOcean
3 6 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (5.08%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.86%) Internet
2 13 (11.02%) SAN
3 12 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.47%) LAN
4 10 (8.47%) Multicast
4 10 (8.47%) WAN
5 5 (4.24%) SSL
6 3 (2.54%) Firewall
6 3 (2.54%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.54%) NAS
6 3 (2.54%) SSH
7 2 (1.69%) DNS
7 2 (1.69%) HTTP
7 2 (1.69%) SMTP
8 1 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.51%) RDBMS
1 36 (30.51%) Relational Database
2 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
3 21 (17.80%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.39%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.69%) OLTP
8 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (29.66%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.93%) Subversion
3 5 (4.24%) Mercurial
4 4 (3.39%) MSBuild
4 4 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.39%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.54%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.54%) Bower
5 3 (2.54%) Grunt
5 3 (2.54%) JIRA
6 2 (1.69%) JUnit
6 2 (1.69%) Maven
6 2 (1.69%) Selenium
7 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (23.73%) Finance
2 20 (16.95%) Banking
3 10 (8.47%) Financial Institution
3 10 (8.47%) Investment Banking
3 10 (8.47%) Private Banking
4 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.54%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (34.75%) Developer
2 18 (15.25%) PHP Developer
3 16 (13.56%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.86%) Administrator
4 14 (11.86%) Software Engineer
5 12 (10.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.63%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (7.63%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Java Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) DBA
9 7 (5.93%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (5.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.93%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (5.93%) Senior Java Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.81%) LAMP
2 31 (26.27%) HTML
3 27 (22.88%) CSS
3 27 (22.88%) Web Services
4 17 (14.41%) SOAP
5 16 (13.56%) CGI
5 16 (13.56%) JSP
6 14 (11.86%) Servlets
7 13 (11.02%) HTML5
8 11 (9.32%) CSS3
9 9 (7.63%) AngularJS
9 9 (7.63%) jQuery
10 8 (6.78%) XML
11 7 (5.93%) JSON
12 6 (5.08%) .NET
12 6 (5.08%) Ajax
12 6 (5.08%) Symfony
13 5 (4.24%) Sass
14 4 (3.39%) Spring
15 3 (2.54%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) Computer Science
2 20 (16.95%) Data Centre
3 19 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (14.41%) Replication
5 10 (8.47%) Grid Computing
6 6 (5.08%) EPoS
7 4 (3.39%) User Experience
8 3 (2.54%) EqualLogic
8 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.54%) Social Media
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 70 (59.32%) Linux
2 35 (29.66%) Windows
3 22 (18.64%) Debian
4 19 (16.10%) Windows Server
5 18 (15.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.39%) VMS
8 3 (2.54%) CentOS
9 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) High Availability
2 23 (19.49%) Configuration Management
2 23 (19.49%) OO
3 21 (17.80%) Software Engineering
4 16 (13.56%) Mentoring
4 16 (13.56%) PRINCE2
4 16 (13.56%) Project Management
4 16 (13.56%) Web Development
5 14 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.86%) Automated Testing
5 14 (11.86%) Quality Management
6 13 (11.02%) DevOps
7 10 (8.47%) Electronic Trading
7 10 (8.47%) Investment Management
7 10 (8.47%) People Management
8 7 (5.93%) ITIL
8 7 (5.93%) Time Management
9 6 (5.08%) OOP
9 6 (5.08%) Open Source
9 6 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.75%) Java
2 35 (29.66%) JavaScript
3 33 (27.97%) Perl
4 30 (25.42%) PHP
5 19 (16.10%) Python
5 19 (16.10%) SQL
6 17 (14.41%) Ruby
7 16 (13.56%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.78%) VB
9 6 (5.08%) C#
10 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.69%) C
11 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 53 (44.92%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) MCITP
2 2 (1.69%) MCSA
2 2 (1.69%) MCSE
2 2 (1.69%) MCTS
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
2 4 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.93%) vSphere
2 5 (4.24%) NFS
3 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.54%) iptables
3 3 (2.54%) Postfix
3 3 (2.54%) Samba
3 3 (2.54%) Varnish
3 3 (2.54%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (12.71%) Puppet
2 10 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 7 (5.93%) Nagios
5 6 (5.08%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (2.54%) BMC Marimba
6 3 (2.54%) Cacti
6 3 (2.54%) Check_MK
6 3 (2.54%) yum
7 1 (0.85%) Munin
Vendors
1 21 (17.80%) Oracle
2 19 (16.10%) Microsoft
3 18 (15.25%) HP
4 13 (11.02%) VMware
5 10 (8.47%) Bloomberg
5 10 (8.47%) Calypso
5 10 (8.47%) Charles River
5 10 (8.47%) Fidessa
5 10 (8.47%) IBM
5 10 (8.47%) Linedata
5 10 (8.47%) Reuters
5 10 (8.47%) Sybase
6 8 (6.78%) Google
7 7 (5.93%) Rackspace
7 7 (5.93%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.39%) Dynatrace
8 4 (3.39%) Zend
9 3 (2.54%) Dell
9 3 (2.54%) Veeam
10 2 (1.69%) Facebook
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
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Salary: £28k - 48k per year + benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
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