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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 38 53 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 60 56 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.27% 4.58% 5.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.75% 11.27% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 55
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
338 497 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.32% 40.67% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 303 419 295
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 - 1
Canterbury -5 9 £33,250 +10.83% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 9 £50,000 - 1
Maidstone +20 7 £40,000 +56.86% 6
Sittingbourne +12 4 £46,250 +4.22%
Sevenoaks +6 4 £30,000 - 1
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 94 (58.39%) Java
2 80 (49.69%) HTML
3 73 (45.34%) Linux
4 68 (42.24%) JavaScript
5 63 (39.13%) SQL
5 63 (39.13%) CSS
6 47 (29.19%) JSP
6 47 (29.19%) J2EE
6 47 (29.19%) Ant
6 47 (29.19%) Eclipse
6 47 (29.19%) JSON
7 46 (28.57%) Spring
8 44 (27.33%) OO
8 44 (27.33%) PHP
9 43 (26.71%) OOD
9 43 (26.71%) Hibernate
9 43 (26.71%) Maven
10 42 (26.09%) Apache
10 42 (26.09%) Web Services
10 42 (26.09%) .NET
11 41 (25.47%) SQL Server
12 37 (22.98%) Unit Testing
12 37 (22.98%) Git (software)
13 36 (22.36%) MVC
14 33 (20.50%) JIRA
15 32 (19.88%) jQuery
16 30 (18.63%) Clustering
16 30 (18.63%) XML
17 29 (18.01%) Subversion
18 26 (16.15%) Oracle

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 42 (26.09%) Apache
2 22 (13.66%) Tomcat
2 22 (13.66%) JBoss
2 22 (13.66%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (4.97%) Joomla!
4 7 (4.35%) CMS
5 5 (3.11%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (3.11%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.48%) ColdFusion
6 4 (2.48%) WordPress
6 4 (2.48%) Confluence
6 4 (2.48%) Railo
7 2 (1.24%) Drupal
7 2 (1.24%) IIS
8 1 (0.62%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.11%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) LDAP
1 9 (5.59%) DNS
2 8 (4.97%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.35%) SAN
3 7 (4.35%) Internet
4 6 (3.73%) HTTP
5 3 (1.86%) Intranet
6 1 (0.62%) Firewall
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.70%) MariaDB
3 13 (8.07%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.83%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.97%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.11%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.24%) DB2
10 1 (0.62%) Big Data
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.62%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 47 (29.19%) Ant
1 47 (29.19%) Eclipse
2 43 (26.71%) Maven
3 37 (22.98%) Git (software)
4 33 (20.50%) JIRA
5 29 (18.01%) Subversion
6 22 (13.66%) JUnit
6 22 (13.66%) TestNG
6 22 (13.66%) SoapUI
7 15 (9.32%) Selenium
8 10 (6.21%) Hudson
9 8 (4.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.11%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.11%) PEAR
11 4 (2.48%) PHPUnit
11 4 (2.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (2.48%) Bitbucket
General
1 21 (13.04%) Games
2 15 (9.32%) Publishing
3 11 (6.83%) Finance
4 10 (6.21%) Marketing
5 9 (5.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (4.35%) Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 138 (85.71%) Developer
2 68 (42.24%) Java Developer
3 43 (26.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 37 (22.98%) Senior Developer
5 28 (17.39%) Web Developer
5 28 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 21 (13.04%) J2EE Developer
7 19 (11.80%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 17 (10.56%) PHP Developer
9 14 (8.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 13 (8.07%) Administrator
11 12 (7.45%) Database Developer
11 12 (7.45%) Database Designer
11 12 (7.45%) Designer
12 11 (6.83%) PHP Web Developer
12 11 (6.83%) DBA
12 11 (6.83%) Junior
12 11 (6.83%) Junior Developer
13 10 (6.21%) Software Developer
13 10 (6.21%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (49.69%) HTML
2 63 (39.13%) CSS
3 47 (29.19%) JSP
3 47 (29.19%) J2EE
3 47 (29.19%) JSON
4 46 (28.57%) Spring
5 43 (26.71%) Hibernate
6 42 (26.09%) Web Services
6 42 (26.09%) .NET
7 32 (19.88%) jQuery
8 30 (18.63%) XML
9 25 (15.53%) Servlets
9 25 (15.53%) JDBC
10 24 (14.91%) CSS3
11 22 (13.66%) RESTful
11 22 (13.66%) RichFaces
11 22 (13.66%) SOAP
11 22 (13.66%) JSF
11 22 (13.66%) FreeMarker
11 22 (13.66%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.63%) Clustering
2 19 (11.80%) Replication
3 13 (8.07%) Open Source
4 8 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.97%) HACMP
5 7 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.35%) User Experience
6 5 (3.11%) Social Media
6 5 (3.11%) iPad
6 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.11%) iPhone
7 4 (2.48%) Mobile Games
8 2 (1.24%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.62%) W3C
9 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.62%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 73 (45.34%) Linux
2 8 (4.97%) UNIX
2 8 (4.97%) AIX
2 8 (4.97%) Solaris
2 8 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.35%) Android
4 5 (3.11%) CentOS
5 4 (2.48%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.33%) OO
2 43 (26.71%) OOD
3 37 (22.98%) Unit Testing
4 36 (22.36%) MVC
5 26 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (15.53%) AOP
6 25 (15.53%) Scrum
6 25 (15.53%) Project Management
6 25 (15.53%) UML
6 25 (15.53%) RUP
7 24 (14.91%) Content Management
8 23 (14.29%) OOP
9 22 (13.66%) Integration Testing
10 20 (12.42%) Performance Analysis
11 18 (11.18%) Multivariate Testing
11 18 (11.18%) Software Architecture
12 16 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (8.70%) Web Development
14 13 (8.07%) Time Management
15 12 (7.45%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 94 (58.39%) Java
2 68 (42.24%) JavaScript
3 63 (39.13%) SQL
4 44 (27.33%) PHP
5 26 (16.15%) VB
6 25 (15.53%) AspectJ
7 19 (11.80%) VB.NET
7 19 (11.80%) Python
8 16 (9.94%) VB6
9 10 (6.21%) Perl
9 10 (6.21%) C++
10 8 (4.97%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.35%) C#
12 5 (3.11%) Ruby
13 4 (2.48%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.62%) PHP5
14 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) WCAG
1 5 (3.11%) WAI
2 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.97%) NFS
1 8 (4.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 8 (4.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.62%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (6.21%) Puppet
2 8 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.97%) NetBackup
3 7 (4.35%) OpenView
3 7 (4.35%) Control-M
4 1 (0.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (16.15%) Oracle
1 26 (16.15%) IBM
2 11 (6.83%) Zend
3 8 (4.97%) Veritas
3 8 (4.97%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.97%) Adobe
4 7 (4.35%) HP
4 7 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.73%) Twitter
6 5 (3.11%) Sitecore
6 5 (3.11%) Symantec
6 5 (3.11%) Google
6 5 (3.11%) Facebook
7 4 (2.48%) Appcelerator
7 4 (2.48%) SAP
7 4 (2.48%) Dell
7 4 (2.48%) Sun
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco
8 1 (0.62%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Candidate Source
Salary: £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Sevenoaks
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £15000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago