The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 48 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 10 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.56% 11.76% 12.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.13% 31.58% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 42 54
Average salary £37,250 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.29% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,025 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
123 133 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.46% 37.25% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 92 130 145
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MySQL
Salary Trend in Luton

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Luton

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Luton region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Luton

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 25 (86.21%) Oracle
2 24 (82.76%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) IIS
4 13 (44.83%) SAN
4 13 (44.83%) VMware
4 13 (44.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (44.83%) vSphere
4 13 (44.83%) VCP5
5 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
6 11 (37.93%) Apache
7 10 (34.48%) Linux
8 9 (31.03%) Windows
8 9 (31.03%) NetApp
8 9 (31.03%) Dell
9 7 (24.14%) HP
9 7 (24.14%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (24.14%) SaaS
9 7 (24.14%) HP SIM
9 7 (24.14%) iSCSI
10 6 (20.69%) ERP
11 5 (17.24%) .NET
11 5 (17.24%) Web Services
11 5 (17.24%) XML
11 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.24%) HTML
12 4 (13.79%) Degree
12 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
12 4 (13.79%) VMware Server
12 4 (13.79%) Waterfall

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 14 (48.28%) IIS
2 11 (37.93%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) SAN
2 7 (24.14%) iSCSI
2 7 (24.14%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (13.79%) Internet
4 3 (10.34%) DMZ
4 3 (10.34%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) JMeter
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Automotive
1 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Coordinator
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Service Performance Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
1 5 (17.24%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) LAMP
3 2 (6.90%) XHTML
4 1 (3.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.45%) WCF
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) CSLA
4 1 (3.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ERP
2 4 (13.79%) Change Management
2 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
3 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.34%) CRM
3 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.34%) Line Management
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
4 2 (6.90%) B2B
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.45%) OWASP
5 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 13 (44.83%) VCP5
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (44.83%) vSphere
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Server
3 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
3 3 (10.34%) VMFS
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 9 (31.03%) Dell
3 9 (31.03%) NetApp
4 7 (24.14%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Lumesse
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) JBoss
6 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.45%) Nimsoft