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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 24 6 45
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +39
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 39 142 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.01% 22.40% 3.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.10% 39.34% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31 136 18
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £61,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £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
194 361 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 39.84% 56.94% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 161 336 202
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 March 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 30 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
Liverpool -18 36 £37,500 +4.16% 4
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
MySQL
North West

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 82 (96.47%) PHP
2 59 (69.41%) JavaScript
3 56 (65.88%) HTML
4 42 (49.41%) Zend
4 42 (49.41%) CSS
5 38 (44.71%) MVC
6 37 (43.53%) E-Commerce
6 37 (43.53%) OO PHP
7 36 (42.35%) OO
8 33 (38.82%) Magento
9 29 (34.12%) Linux
9 29 (34.12%) Symfony
10 25 (29.41%) Yii
11 24 (28.24%) SOAP
12 22 (25.88%) Apache
13 21 (24.71%) Finance
14 20 (23.53%) TDD
15 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
15 19 (22.35%) REST
16 17 (20.00%) jQuery
16 17 (20.00%) Ajax
17 13 (15.29%) OOP
18 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
18 12 (14.12%) Web Development
19 11 (12.94%) CodeIgniter
19 11 (12.94%) Umbraco
19 11 (12.94%) .NET
20 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET
20 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
21 9 (10.59%) MS Excel

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 22 (25.88%) Apache
2 11 (12.94%) Umbraco
3 5 (5.88%) CMS
4 4 (4.71%) nginx
5 3 (3.53%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (38.82%) Magento
2 7 (8.24%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Telnet
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) SSH
2 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.18%) MS Access
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.24%) Subversion
3 6 (7.06%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.18%) WinDbg
General
1 21 (24.71%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (89.41%) Developer
2 50 (58.82%) PHP Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Web Developer
4 11 (12.94%) Magento Developer
5 9 (10.59%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (7.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (7.06%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.35%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (2.35%) Applications Support
11 1 (1.18%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (65.88%) HTML
2 42 (49.41%) CSS
3 29 (34.12%) Symfony
4 25 (29.41%) Yii
5 24 (28.24%) SOAP
6 19 (22.35%) REST
7 17 (20.00%) jQuery
7 17 (20.00%) Ajax
8 11 (12.94%) .NET
8 11 (12.94%) CodeIgniter
9 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 8 (9.41%) Laravel
11 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (8.24%) CSS3
11 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 6 (7.06%) HTML5
13 5 (5.88%) CakePHP
13 5 (5.88%) Web Services
14 2 (2.35%) Flash
14 2 (2.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Open Source
3 2 (2.35%) EPoS
4 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.12%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.53%) Debian
3 3 (3.53%) CentOS
4 2 (2.35%) UNIX
4 2 (2.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) MVC
2 37 (43.53%) E-Commerce
2 37 (43.53%) OO PHP
3 36 (42.35%) OO
4 20 (23.53%) TDD
5 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
6 13 (15.29%) OOP
7 12 (14.12%) Web Development
8 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.41%) Content Management
9 8 (9.41%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.88%) OOD
10 5 (5.88%) Web Design
11 4 (4.71%) Refactoring
11 4 (4.71%) Problem Management
12 2 (2.35%) SOA
12 2 (2.35%) ITIL
13 1 (1.18%) Workflow
13 1 (1.18%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 82 (96.47%) PHP
2 59 (69.41%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.41%) SQL
4 7 (8.24%) C#
5 6 (7.06%) Python
6 5 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.88%) Java
7 4 (4.71%) Perl
7 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.71%) Ruby
8 3 (3.53%) PHP5
9 2 (2.35%) VB
10 1 (1.18%) VBScript
10 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.18%) MCP
2 1 (1.18%) MCSE
2 1 (1.18%) CCNA
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Samba
2 3 (3.53%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Nagios
2 3 (3.53%) Munin
2 3 (3.53%) Zenoss
2 3 (3.53%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 42 (49.41%) Zend
2 12 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.24%) EPiServer
4 2 (2.35%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.18%) Unisys
5 1 (1.18%) IBM
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.18%) Alias
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago