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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 31 76 14
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -62
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 72 33 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.54% 2.92% 10.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.94% 7.11% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 65 31 78
Average salary £47,500 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
361 464 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.80% 41.03% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 339 386 238
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Maidstone +26 13 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Sittingbourne +1 13 £47,500 +11.76%
Tunbridge Wells - 12 £46,250 -
Tonbridge - 8 £55,000 - 1
West Malling +6 2 £48,250 -9.81%
Sevenoaks - 2 £30,000 -
Canterbury -4 1 £31,500 +5.00% 1
MySQL
South East

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 93 (56.71%) Java
2 82 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 82 (50.00%) HTML
3 72 (43.90%) CSS
4 65 (39.63%) Linux
5 59 (35.98%) SQL
6 55 (33.54%) Hibernate
7 53 (32.32%) PHP
8 51 (31.10%) OO
9 48 (29.27%) JSON
10 45 (27.44%) Spring
11 43 (26.22%) Maven
11 43 (26.22%) OOD
11 43 (26.22%) Eclipse
12 42 (25.61%) J2EE
12 42 (25.61%) SQL Server
12 42 (25.61%) Ant
12 42 (25.61%) JSP
13 40 (24.39%) Web Services
14 39 (23.78%) Apache
15 38 (23.17%) .NET
16 35 (21.34%) MVC
17 34 (20.73%) Oracle
18 33 (20.12%) jQuery
18 33 (20.12%) Unit Testing
19 31 (18.90%) Content Management
20 30 (18.29%) Project Management
21 29 (17.68%) REST
22 28 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
23 27 (16.46%) CSS3

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 39 (23.78%) Apache
2 26 (15.85%) JBoss
3 15 (9.15%) Tomcat
4 14 (8.54%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (4.88%) Joomla!
6 7 (4.27%) CMS
7 5 (3.05%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (3.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.44%) WordPress
8 4 (2.44%) Confluence
8 4 (2.44%) Railo
8 4 (2.44%) ColdFusion
9 2 (1.22%) Drupal
9 2 (1.22%) IIS
10 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (7.93%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.05%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.83%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.66%) LDAP
1 6 (3.66%) DNS
1 6 (3.66%) Internet
2 5 (3.05%) HTTP
2 5 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.44%) SAN
4 3 (1.83%) Intranet
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.61%) SSL
5 1 (0.61%) LAN
5 1 (0.61%) WAN
5 1 (0.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.37%) MariaDB
3 14 (8.54%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.32%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.05%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.22%) DB2
10 1 (0.61%) Big Data
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.61%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 43 (26.22%) Eclipse
1 43 (26.22%) Maven
2 42 (25.61%) Ant
3 26 (15.85%) JUnit
3 26 (15.85%) TestNG
3 26 (15.85%) SoapUI
4 24 (14.63%) Git (software)
5 20 (12.20%) JIRA
6 18 (10.98%) Subversion
7 10 (6.10%) Selenium
8 7 (4.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.44%) Hudson
11 4 (2.44%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.83%) PEAR
13 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.61%) Firebug
13 1 (0.61%) Fiddler
General
1 18 (10.98%) Games
2 15 (9.15%) Publishing
3 9 (5.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.88%) Finance
5 5 (3.05%) Marketing
6 4 (2.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 141 (85.98%) Developer
2 71 (43.29%) Java Developer
3 40 (24.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 27 (16.46%) Senior Developer
5 26 (15.85%) Web Developer
6 18 (10.98%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (8.54%) J2EE Developer
8 13 (7.93%) Junior
8 13 (7.93%) Front-End Developer
9 12 (7.32%) Designer
9 12 (7.32%) Database Designer
9 12 (7.32%) Database Developer
9 12 (7.32%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Junior Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Administrator
10 10 (6.10%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Graduate
11 8 (4.88%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
11 8 (4.88%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (50.00%) HTML
2 72 (43.90%) CSS
3 55 (33.54%) Hibernate
4 48 (29.27%) JSON
5 45 (27.44%) Spring
6 42 (25.61%) JSP
6 42 (25.61%) J2EE
7 40 (24.39%) Web Services
8 38 (23.17%) .NET
9 33 (20.12%) jQuery
10 29 (17.68%) REST
11 27 (16.46%) CSS3
12 26 (15.85%) RESTful
12 26 (15.85%) RichFaces
12 26 (15.85%) FreeMarker
12 26 (15.85%) JSTL
12 26 (15.85%) SOAP
12 26 (15.85%) XML
12 26 (15.85%) JSF
13 23 (14.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.41%) Clustering
2 15 (9.15%) Replication
3 10 (6.10%) User Experience
4 7 (4.27%) Open Source
5 6 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.05%) iPhone
6 5 (3.05%) HACMP
6 5 (3.05%) iPad
6 5 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.44%) Mobile Games
8 3 (1.83%) Social Media
9 2 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.22%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.61%) Animation
10 1 (0.61%) W3C
10 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 65 (39.63%) Linux
2 9 (5.49%) Android
2 9 (5.49%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.88%) CentOS
4 7 (4.27%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.05%) UNIX
5 5 (3.05%) AIX
5 5 (3.05%) Solaris
5 5 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.83%) Windows
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.10%) OO
2 43 (26.22%) OOD
3 35 (21.34%) MVC
4 33 (20.12%) Unit Testing
5 31 (18.90%) Content Management
6 30 (18.29%) Project Management
7 28 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (15.85%) Integration Testing
9 24 (14.63%) E-Commerce
10 22 (13.41%) Multivariate Testing
10 22 (13.41%) Software Architecture
11 18 (10.98%) Scrum
12 17 (10.37%) Time Management
12 17 (10.37%) Performance Analysis
13 16 (9.76%) AOP
13 16 (9.76%) RUP
13 16 (9.76%) UML
14 15 (9.15%) OOP
14 15 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (4.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (56.71%) Java
2 82 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 59 (35.98%) SQL
4 53 (32.32%) PHP
5 24 (14.63%) VB
6 23 (14.02%) VB.NET
7 20 (12.20%) VB6
8 16 (9.76%) AspectJ
8 16 (9.76%) Python
9 8 (4.88%) Perl
10 5 (3.05%) C++
10 5 (3.05%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.05%) Ruby
11 4 (2.44%) PHP5
11 4 (2.44%) C#
12 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.61%) C
13 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) WCAG
1 5 (3.05%) WAI
2 2 (1.22%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.05%) NFS
1 5 (3.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (3.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.61%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (4.27%) Puppet
2 5 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.05%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.44%) Capistrano
3 4 (2.44%) OpenView
3 4 (2.44%) Control-M
4 1 (0.61%) Salt
4 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (20.73%) Oracle
2 17 (10.37%) IBM
3 11 (6.71%) Adobe
4 8 (4.88%) Zend
5 7 (4.27%) Appcelerator
5 7 (4.27%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.05%) Sitecore
6 5 (3.05%) Veritas
6 5 (3.05%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.44%) SAP
7 4 (2.44%) HP
8 3 (1.83%) Dell
8 3 (1.83%) Sun
8 3 (1.83%) Symantec
8 3 (1.83%) Facebook
8 3 (1.83%) Twitter
8 3 (1.83%) Neolane
8 3 (1.83%) Google
8 3 (1.83%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.61%) SaltStack
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