The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 24 79 14
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -65
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 104 26 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.79% 2.33% 11.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.70% 5.51% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 86 25 74
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,125 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
421 472 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.64% 42.26% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 388 418 260
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MySQL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Kent

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Kent

MySQL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +30 24 £45,000 +181.25% 1
Sittingbourne -3 21 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Maidstone +16 10 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Tonbridge - 10 £55,000 -
West Malling - 4 £49,500 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £30,000 - 1
Dartford -12 1 £32,500 +18.18%
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 84 (53.50%) Java
2 77 (49.04%) JavaScript
2 77 (49.04%) HTML
3 70 (44.59%) CSS
4 67 (42.68%) Linux
5 56 (35.67%) Hibernate
6 51 (32.48%) SQL
7 46 (29.30%) OO
7 46 (29.30%) JSON
8 44 (28.03%) Maven
8 44 (28.03%) Apache
8 44 (28.03%) PHP
8 44 (28.03%) SQL Server
9 42 (26.75%) Spring
10 41 (26.11%) Eclipse
11 40 (25.48%) Web Services
11 40 (25.48%) OOD
11 40 (25.48%) Oracle
12 37 (23.57%) .NET
12 37 (23.57%) MVC
13 36 (22.93%) J2EE
13 36 (22.93%) Ant
13 36 (22.93%) JSP
14 35 (22.29%) REST
15 33 (21.02%) Project Management
16 32 (20.38%) jQuery
17 30 (19.11%) Unit Testing
18 29 (18.47%) Content Management
19 27 (17.20%) JBoss
20 26 (16.56%) E-Commerce

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 44 (28.03%) Apache
2 27 (17.20%) JBoss
3 16 (10.19%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.73%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (5.10%) CMS
6 4 (2.55%) ColdFusion
6 4 (2.55%) Railo
6 4 (2.55%) Confluence
7 3 (1.91%) WordPress
8 2 (1.27%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.27%) Drupal
8 2 (1.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (8.92%) Photoshop
2 8 (5.10%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.91%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) LDAP
1 10 (6.37%) DNS
2 8 (5.10%) SAN
3 7 (4.46%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.82%) HTTP
5 5 (3.18%) SSL
6 3 (1.91%) Intranet
6 3 (1.91%) Internet
6 3 (1.91%) Firewall
7 2 (1.27%) VLAN
7 2 (1.27%) VPN
8 1 (0.64%) LAN
8 1 (0.64%) WAN
8 1 (0.64%) FTP
8 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.03%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.10%) NoSQL
3 17 (10.83%) MariaDB
4 11 (7.01%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.46%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.18%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.55%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.27%) DB2
10 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.64%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.64%) Big Data
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (28.03%) Maven
2 41 (26.11%) Eclipse
3 36 (22.93%) Ant
4 25 (15.92%) JUnit
4 25 (15.92%) TestNG
4 25 (15.92%) SoapUI
5 21 (13.38%) Git (software)
6 15 (9.55%) Subversion
6 15 (9.55%) JIRA
7 9 (5.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (4.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 6 (3.82%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.18%) Selenium
10 5 (3.18%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.55%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.55%) Hudson
12 1 (0.64%) Firebug
12 1 (0.64%) Fiddler
General
1 15 (9.55%) Publishing
2 14 (8.92%) Games
3 12 (7.64%) Finance
4 8 (5.10%) Banking
5 4 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.55%) Marketing
6 2 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (82.80%) Developer
2 66 (42.04%) Java Developer
3 33 (21.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 22 (14.01%) Senior Developer
5 19 (12.10%) Web Developer
6 15 (9.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (8.28%) Junior
8 12 (7.64%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Database Designer
8 12 (7.64%) Administrator
8 12 (7.64%) Database Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Front-End Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Designer
9 10 (6.37%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.73%) J2EE Developer
10 9 (5.73%) Front-End Web Developer
11 8 (5.10%) Graduate
11 8 (5.10%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (5.10%) MySQL Developer
12 7 (4.46%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (49.04%) HTML
2 70 (44.59%) CSS
3 56 (35.67%) Hibernate
4 46 (29.30%) JSON
5 42 (26.75%) Spring
6 40 (25.48%) Web Services
7 37 (23.57%) .NET
8 36 (22.93%) J2EE
8 36 (22.93%) JSP
9 35 (22.29%) REST
10 32 (20.38%) jQuery
11 25 (15.92%) SOAP
11 25 (15.92%) FreeMarker
11 25 (15.92%) JSTL
11 25 (15.92%) JSF
11 25 (15.92%) RESTful
11 25 (15.92%) RichFaces
12 22 (14.01%) Spring Integration
13 21 (13.38%) XML
14 20 (12.74%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.29%) Clustering
2 15 (9.55%) Replication
3 11 (7.01%) User Experience
4 10 (6.37%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.46%) HACMP
5 7 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.82%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.55%) Mobile Games
7 4 (2.55%) Open Source
8 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.64%) W3C
9 1 (0.64%) Social Network
9 1 (0.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 67 (42.68%) Linux
2 11 (7.01%) Android
2 11 (7.01%) Apple iOS
3 9 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (5.73%) UNIX
3 9 (5.73%) Windows
3 9 (5.73%) AIX
3 9 (5.73%) Solaris
4 8 (5.10%) CentOS
5 7 (4.46%) Ubuntu
6 5 (3.18%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.30%) OO
2 40 (25.48%) OOD
3 37 (23.57%) MVC
4 33 (21.02%) Project Management
5 30 (19.11%) Unit Testing
6 29 (18.47%) Content Management
7 26 (16.56%) E-Commerce
8 25 (15.92%) Integration Testing
9 23 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (12.74%) Multivariate Testing
10 20 (12.74%) Software Architecture
11 19 (12.10%) Performance Analysis
12 17 (10.83%) Scrum
13 15 (9.55%) Time Management
14 12 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (7.01%) AOP
15 11 (7.01%) Web Development
15 11 (7.01%) RUP
15 11 (7.01%) UML
15 11 (7.01%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 84 (53.50%) Java
2 77 (49.04%) JavaScript
3 51 (32.48%) SQL
4 44 (28.03%) PHP
5 26 (16.56%) VB
6 25 (15.92%) VB.NET
7 22 (14.01%) VB6
8 16 (10.19%) Perl
9 11 (7.01%) C++
9 11 (7.01%) AspectJ
10 9 (5.73%) Python
11 7 (4.46%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.46%) C
12 4 (2.55%) C#
12 4 (2.55%) Ruby
12 4 (2.55%) PHP5
13 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (16.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) NFS
2 7 (4.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (4.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.64%) Squid
3 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.01%) Puppet
2 9 (5.73%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.73%) NetBackup
3 8 (5.10%) Capistrano
3 8 (5.10%) OpenView
3 8 (5.10%) Control-M
4 5 (3.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (25.48%) Oracle
2 16 (10.19%) IBM
3 9 (5.73%) Veritas
3 9 (5.73%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.10%) HP
5 7 (4.46%) Dell
5 7 (4.46%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.46%) Sun
5 7 (4.46%) Appcelerator
6 5 (3.18%) Percona
6 5 (3.18%) Zend
6 5 (3.18%) Adobe
7 4 (2.55%) SAP
8 3 (1.91%) Symantec
8 3 (1.91%) Neolane
8 3 (1.91%) ExactTarget
9 2 (1.27%) VMware
10 1 (0.64%) Google
10 1 (0.64%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.64%) Cisco
Stansted, Essex
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Canterbury, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago