The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 20 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 7 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 6.36% 3.19% 6.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.17% 7.89% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 11
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
West Sussex

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 Gatwick region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 21.82% 40.43% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 24
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

MySQL
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Gatwick region.

MySQL Salary Trend in Gatwick

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 7 (100.00%) hybris
2 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Endeca
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Velocity
3 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 3 (42.86%) XHTML
3 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) Ant
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) JSP
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Ant
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) JSP
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) XSLT
1 3 (42.86%) XHTML
1 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) JSF
1 3 (42.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) HQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) hybris
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Endeca