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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 51 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 52 47 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.00% 4.30% 4.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.77% 10.93% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 36
Average salary £36,250 £28,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.19% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,000 £43,750
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
352 430 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.88% 39.34% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 291 373 284
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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
Maidstone -11 11 £28,500 -5.00% 2
West Malling +8 6 £63,750 +123.68%
Canterbury -4 4 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Dartford - 4 £32,500 -
Sittingbourne - 4 £46,250 -
Folkestone -8 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Gravesend - 1 - -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 68 (62.39%) JavaScript
2 54 (49.54%) HTML
3 52 (47.71%) CSS
4 49 (44.95%) PHP
5 47 (43.12%) Java
6 44 (40.37%) E-Commerce
7 43 (39.45%) Oracle
8 41 (37.61%) SQL Server
9 39 (35.78%) Linux
10 31 (28.44%) .NET
10 31 (28.44%) Spring
11 30 (27.52%) Maven
12 27 (24.77%) VB
12 27 (24.77%) MVC
13 24 (22.02%) JSON
14 23 (21.10%) Apache
15 22 (20.18%) SQL
15 22 (20.18%) Hibernate
15 22 (20.18%) jQuery
16 20 (18.35%) OO
17 19 (17.43%) Windows
17 19 (17.43%) REST
17 19 (17.43%) Spring Integration
18 18 (16.51%) Relational Database
19 17 (15.60%) OOD
19 17 (15.60%) VB6
20 16 (14.68%) VB.NET
20 16 (14.68%) Open Source
21 15 (13.76%) RDBMS
22 14 (12.84%) Eclipse

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 23 (21.10%) Apache
2 13 (11.93%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.26%) Joomla!
4 7 (6.42%) CMS
5 4 (3.67%) Drupal
6 3 (2.75%) TYPO3
7 2 (1.83%) Mule
7 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.83%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.83%) nginx
8 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Pure360
2 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) DNS
2 9 (8.26%) Firewall
3 8 (7.34%) Internet
4 7 (6.42%) Intranet
4 7 (6.42%) LDAP
4 7 (6.42%) HTTP
5 6 (5.50%) DHCP
5 6 (5.50%) SAN
5 6 (5.50%) VLAN
6 4 (3.67%) SSL
6 4 (3.67%) VPN
7 3 (2.75%) Kerberos
7 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.75%) LAN
7 3 (2.75%) WAN
8 2 (1.83%) SMTP
8 2 (1.83%) VRRP
8 2 (1.83%) IPsec
8 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (37.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.51%) Relational Database
3 15 (13.76%) RDBMS
4 10 (9.17%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.26%) NoSQL
6 7 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.75%) Ingres
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.83%) Big Data
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.83%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.92%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (27.52%) Maven
2 14 (12.84%) Eclipse
2 14 (12.84%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.09%) Subversion
4 9 (8.26%) NetBeans
5 6 (5.50%) JUnit
6 5 (4.59%) Ant
7 4 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.75%) Firebug
8 3 (2.75%) Fiddler
8 3 (2.75%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.75%) Selenium
8 3 (2.75%) WebLOAD
9 2 (1.83%) jMock
9 2 (1.83%) Gradle
9 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.83%) Mockito
9 2 (1.83%) TestNG
General
1 10 (9.17%) Advertising
2 6 (5.50%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Marketing
3 4 (3.67%) Publishing
3 4 (3.67%) Games
3 4 (3.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
4 2 (1.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (57.80%) Developer
2 30 (27.52%) Web Developer
3 18 (16.51%) Software Developer
4 17 (15.60%) Senior Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Java Developer
6 12 (11.01%) PHP Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Technical Design Authority
7 9 (8.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) DBA
8 8 (7.34%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (7.34%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Support Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Administrator
10 6 (5.50%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Software Support Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) SQL DBA
11 5 (4.59%) Programmer
12 4 (3.67%) Technical Architect
12 4 (3.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (49.54%) HTML
2 52 (47.71%) CSS
3 31 (28.44%) Spring
3 31 (28.44%) .NET
4 24 (22.02%) JSON
5 22 (20.18%) Hibernate
5 22 (20.18%) jQuery
6 19 (17.43%) REST
6 19 (17.43%) Spring Integration
7 12 (11.01%) Web Services
8 10 (9.17%) XML
8 10 (9.17%) Dojo
9 8 (7.34%) LAMP
9 8 (7.34%) CodeIgniter
9 8 (7.34%) Laravel
10 6 (5.50%) CakePHP
11 5 (4.59%) J2EE
11 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.59%) HTML5
12 4 (3.67%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.68%) Open Source
2 5 (4.59%) Social Network
3 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.75%) AS400
3 3 (2.75%) Replication
4 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.92%) Xbox
5 1 (0.92%) Social Media
5 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.92%) Clustering
5 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.78%) Linux
2 19 (17.43%) Windows
3 9 (8.26%) Solaris
3 9 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.34%) UNIX
5 5 (4.59%) Debian
5 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.59%) CentOS
6 4 (3.67%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.67%) Android
6 4 (3.67%) AIX
6 4 (3.67%) OS/400
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.83%) SELinux
8 2 (1.83%) OpenBSD
8 2 (1.83%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.83%) FreeBSD
8 2 (1.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.37%) E-Commerce
2 27 (24.77%) MVC
3 20 (18.35%) OO
4 17 (15.60%) OOD
5 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (11.01%) OOP
7 10 (9.17%) Project Management
7 10 (9.17%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (8.26%) Load Balancing
9 8 (7.34%) Scrum
10 7 (6.42%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.67%) DevOps
12 4 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (3.67%) Web Development
12 4 (3.67%) Configuration Management
13 3 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (2.75%) SEO
13 3 (2.75%) Android Development
13 3 (2.75%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (62.39%) JavaScript
2 49 (44.95%) PHP
3 47 (43.12%) Java
4 27 (24.77%) VB
5 22 (20.18%) SQL
6 17 (15.60%) VB6
7 16 (14.68%) VB.NET
8 11 (10.09%) Perl
9 7 (6.42%) Ruby
10 6 (5.50%) C
10 6 (5.50%) C++
10 6 (5.50%) Python
11 5 (4.59%) C#
12 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.83%) VBScript
13 2 (1.83%) Delphi
14 1 (0.92%) RPG
14 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.92%) ActionScript 2.0
14 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.83%) MCP
3 2 (1.83%) MCSA
4 1 (0.92%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.92%) MCITP
4 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Squid
2 4 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.67%) NFS
3 3 (2.75%) Varnish
4 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.83%) KVM
4 2 (1.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) Puppet
2 5 (4.59%) Nagios
3 4 (3.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.67%) OpenView
3 4 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.67%) Control-M
4 2 (1.83%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.83%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 43 (39.45%) Oracle
2 12 (11.01%) JBoss
2 12 (11.01%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.42%) VMware
3 7 (6.42%) IBM
4 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.59%) Google
6 4 (3.67%) Sun
6 4 (3.67%) HP
6 4 (3.67%) Dell
6 4 (3.67%) Veritas
7 3 (2.75%) Adobe
7 3 (2.75%) Riverbed
7 3 (2.75%) Infoblox
7 3 (2.75%) Cisco
8 2 (1.83%) Percona
8 2 (1.83%) Lotus
9 1 (0.92%) Cognos
9 1 (0.92%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.92%) Neolane
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