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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 56 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 52 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.78% 2.38% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.65% 7.31% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 18
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,994 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,250 £43,250
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
355 465 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.78% 32.54% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 265 345 252
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 December 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 45 (52.94%) HTML
2 44 (51.76%) Linux
3 43 (50.59%) PHP
4 42 (49.41%) CSS
5 41 (48.24%) JavaScript
6 36 (42.35%) OO
7 27 (31.76%) Java
8 26 (30.59%) Relational Database
9 25 (29.41%) Apache
10 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
11 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (23.53%) SQL
12 19 (22.35%) jQuery
13 17 (20.00%) Degree
13 17 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (18.82%) CMS
15 15 (17.65%) Debian
15 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
15 15 (17.65%) WordPress
15 15 (17.65%) DevOps
16 14 (16.47%) HTML5
16 14 (16.47%) Perl
16 14 (16.47%) Web Services
16 14 (16.47%) Tomcat
16 14 (16.47%) RDBMS
17 13 (15.29%) Internet
17 13 (15.29%) LAMP
17 13 (15.29%) Android
17 13 (15.29%) Automated Testing
17 13 (15.29%) PHP5

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 25 (29.41%) Apache
2 16 (18.82%) CMS
3 15 (17.65%) WordPress
4 14 (16.47%) Tomcat
5 13 (15.29%) Drupal
6 6 (7.06%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (4.71%) IIS
8 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
8 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (3.53%) Umbraco
9 2 (2.35%) nginx
9 2 (2.35%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.18%) Joomla!
10 1 (1.18%) JBoss
10 1 (1.18%) Moodle
10 1 (1.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) Internet
2 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.53%) VoIP
3 3 (3.53%) Intranet
4 1 (1.18%) SSL
4 1 (1.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.47%) RDBMS
3 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.35%) Big Data
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (5.88%) Hudson
4 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.18%) JUnit
5 1 (1.18%) Toad
5 1 (1.18%) JMeter
5 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 5 (5.88%) Marketing
2 3 (3.53%) Dutch Language
2 3 (3.53%) French Language
2 3 (3.53%) German Language
2 3 (3.53%) Spanish Language
2 3 (3.53%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 58 (68.24%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) PHP Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Web Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Lead Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Lead PHP Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Performance Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Performance Test Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Development Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (2.35%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (52.94%) HTML
2 42 (49.41%) CSS
3 19 (22.35%) jQuery
4 14 (16.47%) HTML5
4 14 (16.47%) Web Services
5 13 (15.29%) LAMP
6 12 (14.12%) Servlets
6 12 (14.12%) SOAP
7 11 (12.94%) JSP
7 11 (12.94%) XML
7 11 (12.94%) Flash
7 11 (12.94%) CGI
8 8 (9.41%) CSS3
9 7 (8.24%) Django
10 6 (7.06%) REST
10 6 (7.06%) Laravel
11 4 (4.71%) JSON
12 3 (3.53%) GWT
12 3 (3.53%) .NET
13 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Open Source
1 12 (14.12%) Mobile App
2 11 (12.94%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.76%) Social Media
4 6 (7.06%) Digital Media
5 5 (5.88%) Replication
6 2 (2.35%) Photography
6 2 (2.35%) Blog
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.18%) EPoS
7 1 (1.18%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.18%) VLE
7 1 (1.18%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (51.76%) Linux
2 17 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (17.65%) Debian
4 13 (15.29%) Android
5 12 (14.12%) Windows
6 10 (11.76%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.71%) CentOS
7 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.18%) Solaris
8 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.18%) UNIX
8 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.35%) OO
2 20 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 15 (17.65%) DevOps
4 13 (15.29%) Automated Testing
5 12 (14.12%) MVC
6 10 (11.76%) Web Development
7 9 (10.59%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.41%) OOP
9 7 (8.24%) Project Management
9 7 (8.24%) Android Development
9 7 (8.24%) iOS Development
9 7 (8.24%) Web Application Development
10 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.06%) Use Case
11 5 (5.88%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.88%) Quality Management
11 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.88%) SEO
11 5 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.59%) PHP
2 41 (48.24%) JavaScript
3 27 (31.76%) Java
4 20 (23.53%) SQL
5 14 (16.47%) Perl
6 13 (15.29%) PHP5
7 11 (12.94%) Python
8 10 (11.76%) Ruby
9 4 (4.71%) C#
9 4 (4.71%) C++
10 2 (2.35%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.35%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Puppet
1 7 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.71%) Ansible
2 4 (4.71%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.71%) Nagios
3 3 (3.53%) Cacti
3 3 (3.53%) Munin
4 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.18%) Graphite
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Oracle
1 9 (10.59%) Red Hat
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.24%) Appcelerator
4 5 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) Hyland
5 1 (1.18%) Google
5 1 (1.18%) Zend
5 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.18%) Facebook
5 1 (1.18%) Twitter
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