The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 20 3 40
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +37
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 51 150 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.18% 25.21% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.29% 45.05% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 40 140 25
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £62,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
MySQL
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
194 333 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.72% 55.97% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 167 298 225
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,150 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MySQL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Merseyside

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Merseyside

MySQL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Liverpool -14 47 £37,500 +4.16% 9
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 88 (95.65%) PHP
2 63 (68.48%) HTML
2 63 (68.48%) JavaScript
3 50 (54.35%) CSS
4 44 (47.83%) OO
5 43 (46.74%) Zend
6 42 (45.65%) OO PHP
7 41 (44.57%) E-Commerce
8 40 (43.48%) MVC
9 36 (39.13%) Magento
10 31 (33.70%) Linux
11 30 (32.61%) Symfony
12 28 (30.43%) SOAP
13 27 (29.35%) Yii
14 25 (27.17%) Apache
14 25 (27.17%) TDD
15 23 (25.00%) REST
16 22 (23.91%) jQuery
16 22 (23.91%) Finance
17 21 (22.83%) Unit Testing
18 20 (21.74%) Ajax
19 13 (14.13%) OOP
19 13 (14.13%) CodeIgniter
20 12 (13.04%) Web Development
20 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
21 11 (11.96%) .NET
21 11 (11.96%) Umbraco
21 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
22 10 (10.87%) Automated Testing
22 10 (10.87%) Retail

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 25 (27.17%) Apache
2 11 (11.96%) Umbraco
3 5 (5.43%) CMS
4 3 (3.26%) nginx
4 3 (3.26%) IIS
5 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (39.13%) Magento
2 7 (7.61%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) Telnet
2 1 (1.09%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) SSH
2 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.09%) MS Access
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.52%) Subversion
2 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.43%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.09%) WinDbg
General
1 22 (23.91%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (91.30%) Developer
2 57 (61.96%) PHP Developer
3 16 (17.39%) Web Developer
4 11 (11.96%) PHP Web Developer
4 11 (11.96%) Magento Developer
5 6 (6.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (6.52%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.43%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Administrator
8 3 (3.26%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.17%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.17%) Senior PHP Developer
9 2 (2.17%) HTML Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.09%) CSS Developer
10 1 (1.09%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (68.48%) HTML
2 50 (54.35%) CSS
3 30 (32.61%) Symfony
4 28 (30.43%) SOAP
5 27 (29.35%) Yii
6 23 (25.00%) REST
7 22 (23.91%) jQuery
8 20 (21.74%) Ajax
9 13 (14.13%) CodeIgniter
10 11 (11.96%) .NET
11 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET
12 8 (8.70%) Laravel
13 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (7.61%) CSS3
13 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 6 (6.52%) HTML5
14 6 (6.52%) Web Services
15 5 (5.43%) CakePHP
16 2 (2.17%) SQLAlchemy
16 2 (2.17%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) Open Source
3 3 (3.26%) EPoS
4 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.70%) Linux
2 2 (2.17%) Debian
2 2 (2.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) CentOS
2 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.09%) UNIX
3 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.83%) OO
2 42 (45.65%) OO PHP
3 41 (44.57%) E-Commerce
4 40 (43.48%) MVC
5 25 (27.17%) TDD
6 21 (22.83%) Unit Testing
7 13 (14.13%) OOP
8 12 (13.04%) Web Development
9 10 (10.87%) Automated Testing
9 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.70%) Content Management
11 6 (6.52%) Refactoring
12 5 (5.43%) Web Design
12 5 (5.43%) OOD
12 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (2.17%) SOA
13 2 (2.17%) Problem Management
14 1 (1.09%) Release Management
14 1 (1.09%) Digital Marketing
14 1 (1.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (95.65%) PHP
2 63 (68.48%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.70%) SQL
4 7 (7.61%) C#
5 6 (6.52%) Python
6 5 (5.43%) Java
6 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.26%) Perl
7 3 (3.26%) Ruby
7 3 (3.26%) PHP5
8 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.17%) VB
9 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.09%) VCP4
2 1 (1.09%) MCP
2 1 (1.09%) MCSE
2 1 (1.09%) CCNA
2 1 (1.09%) ISEB
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Samba
2 2 (2.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Nagios
2 2 (2.17%) Munin
2 2 (2.17%) Zenoss
2 2 (2.17%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 43 (46.74%) Zend
2 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.61%) EPiServer
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.09%) Unisys
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) Alias
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