The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 36 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 390 369 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.99% 5.15% 6.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.50% 14.70% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 343 307 465
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
MySQL
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2228 2511 2658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.22% 35.02% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 2098 2341
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MySQL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MySQL Salary Trend in the North West

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in the North West

MySQL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Manchester +7 219 £35,000 +2.94% 51
Cheshire +13 90 £35,000 +7.69% 23
Lancashire +5 41 £32,500 +8.33% 14
Merseyside 0 34 £35,000 - 6
Cumbria -2 5 £42,500 +39.34%
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 499 (68.92%) PHP
2 438 (60.50%) HTML
3 423 (58.43%) JavaScript
4 387 (53.45%) CSS
5 252 (34.81%) Linux
6 225 (31.08%) jQuery
7 210 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
8 175 (24.17%) MVC
9 164 (22.65%) SQL
10 161 (22.24%) OO
11 142 (19.61%) Java
12 139 (19.20%) OOP
13 132 (18.23%) Apache
14 114 (15.75%) Git (software)
15 113 (15.61%) WordPress
16 112 (15.47%) SQL Server
17 108 (14.92%) E-Commerce
18 105 (14.50%) LAMP
18 105 (14.50%) Web Development
19 103 (14.23%) Web Services
20 102 (14.09%) Magento
20 102 (14.09%) HTML5
21 98 (13.54%) Zend
21 98 (13.54%) .NET
22 97 (13.40%) XML
23 94 (12.98%) C#
24 91 (12.57%) Scrum
25 82 (11.33%) Oracle
26 80 (11.05%) PostgreSQL
26 80 (11.05%) Finance

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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
1 132 (18.23%) Apache
2 113 (15.61%) WordPress
3 52 (7.18%) Drupal
3 52 (7.18%) CMS
4 48 (6.63%) nginx
5 26 (3.59%) Tomcat
6 24 (3.31%) JBoss
7 16 (2.21%) Node.js
8 15 (2.07%) Joomla!
9 12 (1.66%) SharePoint
10 11 (1.52%) IIS
11 8 (1.10%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.69%) concrete5
13 5 (0.69%) Jetty
14 4 (0.55%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.55%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.55%) Liferay
14 4 (0.55%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.55%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 20 (2.76%) Photoshop
2 15 (2.07%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (1.52%) MS Office
5 10 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.83%) MS Project
7 5 (0.69%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.41%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 102 (14.09%) Magento
2 6 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.41%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 44 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.35%) Route 53
3 12 (1.66%) Amazon ELB
4 10 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.24%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.97%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (0.69%) Amazon Glacier
9 4 (0.55%) GitHub
9 4 (0.55%) SaaS
10 2 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.83%) VPN
2 25 (3.45%) DNS
3 20 (2.76%) Firewall
4 19 (2.62%) FTP
5 17 (2.35%) Wireless
6 16 (2.21%) SSL
7 14 (1.93%) SSH
7 14 (1.93%) OpenVPN
8 13 (1.80%) Network Security
9 12 (1.66%) IPsec
9 12 (1.66%) PPTP
9 12 (1.66%) HTTP
10 9 (1.24%) TCP/IP
11 8 (1.10%) DHCP
12 7 (0.97%) Internet
13 6 (0.83%) SMTP
13 6 (0.83%) Asterisk PBX
14 5 (0.69%) PBX
15 4 (0.55%) PSTN
15 4 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 80 (11.05%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (6.08%) Relational Database
4 39 (5.39%) Big Data
5 24 (3.31%) MongoDB
6 18 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (1.80%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.52%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.38%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.38%) NoSQL
13 7 (0.97%) Redis
14 6 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.69%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.55%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 114 (15.75%) Git (software)
2 51 (7.04%) Subversion
3 38 (5.25%) JIRA
4 24 (3.31%) Selenium
5 21 (2.90%) Eclipse
6 20 (2.76%) Maven
7 18 (2.49%) Jenkins
8 17 (2.35%) Grunt
9 16 (2.21%) Ant
10 15 (2.07%) JUnit
11 13 (1.80%) Visual Studio
12 12 (1.66%) PHPUnit
13 9 (1.24%) Mercurial
14 8 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
15 7 (0.97%) PhpStorm
16 5 (0.69%) Servoy
16 5 (0.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 5 (0.69%) TestNG
17 4 (0.55%) MyEclipse
17 4 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 80 (11.05%) Finance
2 50 (6.91%) Marketing
3 37 (5.11%) Retail
4 27 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.49%) Financial Institution
6 17 (2.35%) Back Office
7 16 (2.21%) Banking
8 6 (0.83%) Advertising
8 6 (0.83%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.83%) Music Industry
9 5 (0.69%) Legal
10 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.28%) Automotive
11 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.28%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 552 (76.24%) Developer
2 295 (40.75%) PHP Developer
3 89 (12.29%) Web Developer
4 69 (9.53%) Java Developer
5 59 (8.15%) Senior Developer
6 56 (7.73%) .NET Developer
7 51 (7.04%) Junior
8 47 (6.49%) Junior Developer
9 42 (5.80%) Administrator
10 41 (5.66%) PHP Web Developer
10 41 (5.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 29 (4.01%) Linux Administrator
12 27 (3.73%) Senior PHP Developer
12 27 (3.73%) C# Developer
13 25 (3.45%) Graduate
13 25 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
14 24 (3.31%) C# .NET Developer
15 23 (3.18%) Front-End Developer
15 23 (3.18%) Linux Engineer
15 23 (3.18%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 438 (60.50%) HTML
2 387 (53.45%) CSS
3 225 (31.08%) jQuery
4 105 (14.50%) LAMP
5 103 (14.23%) Web Services
6 102 (14.09%) HTML5
7 98 (13.54%) .NET
8 97 (13.40%) XML
9 78 (10.77%) Ajax
10 71 (9.81%) AngularJS
11 67 (9.25%) Symfony
12 66 (9.12%) REST
13 65 (8.98%) J2EE
14 61 (8.43%) CSS3
15 57 (7.87%) Laravel
15 57 (7.87%) ASP.NET
16 56 (7.73%) Spring
17 54 (7.46%) Hibernate
18 51 (7.04%) XHTML
19 47 (6.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.91%) User Experience
2 48 (6.63%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (3.87%) Replication
5 24 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.49%) Data Centre
7 13 (1.80%) Clustering
8 12 (1.66%) Cryptography
8 12 (1.66%) PKI
9 11 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.52%) W3C
9 11 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.52%) Social Media
10 6 (0.83%) Telematics
10 6 (0.83%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.83%) Animation
10 6 (0.83%) Video Editing
11 5 (0.69%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 252 (34.81%) Linux
2 62 (8.56%) Windows
3 49 (6.77%) CentOS
4 34 (4.70%) Android
5 32 (4.42%) Apple iOS
6 28 (3.87%) UNIX
7 23 (3.18%) Debian
8 16 (2.21%) Ubuntu
9 13 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.38%) Solaris
12 7 (0.97%) AIX
13 6 (0.83%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.69%) SUSE
15 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.41%) openSUSE
16 3 (0.41%) VMS
17 2 (0.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (24.17%) MVC
3 161 (22.24%) OO
4 139 (19.20%) OOP
5 108 (14.92%) E-Commerce
6 105 (14.50%) Web Development
7 91 (12.57%) Scrum
8 59 (8.15%) TDD
9 58 (8.01%) OO PHP
10 57 (7.87%) Unit Testing
11 54 (7.46%) Open Source
12 49 (6.77%) Software Engineering
13 46 (6.35%) Analytics
14 45 (6.22%) SDLC
15 38 (5.25%) DevOps
16 37 (5.11%) SEO
17 35 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (4.56%) Content Management
19 31 (4.28%) Mentoring
20 25 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 499 (68.92%) PHP
2 423 (58.43%) JavaScript
3 164 (22.65%) SQL
4 142 (19.61%) Java
5 94 (12.98%) C#
6 55 (7.60%) Python
7 50 (6.91%) Perl
8 47 (6.49%) C++
9 40 (5.52%) Ruby
10 36 (4.97%) Bash Shell
11 34 (4.70%) VB.NET
12 25 (3.45%) PHP5
13 22 (3.04%) T-SQL
14 17 (2.35%) VB
15 12 (1.66%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.52%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.52%) CoffeeScript
17 9 (1.24%) C
18 8 (1.10%) ActionScript
19 4 (0.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 79 (10.91%) Degree
2 13 (1.80%) RHCE
3 12 (1.66%) RHCA
4 9 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.10%) CCNP
6 7 (0.97%) CCNA
7 6 (0.83%) CCIE
8 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.41%) OCP
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.41%) MCTS
9 3 (0.41%) MCITP
10 2 (0.28%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.14%) NCDA
11 1 (0.14%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.14%) MCP
11 1 (0.14%) HND
11 1 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.10%) QA
2 6 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.69%) WAI
4 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (2.90%) Docker
2 15 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.24%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.55%) Samba
4 4 (0.55%) Kamailio
5 3 (0.41%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.41%) NFS
6 2 (0.28%) iptables
6 2 (0.28%) Squid
6 2 (0.28%) vSphere
6 2 (0.28%) HDFS
7 1 (0.14%) Ceph
7 1 (0.14%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.14%) Varnish
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) KVM
7 1 (0.14%) Xen
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 37 (5.11%) Puppet
2 21 (2.90%) Vagrant
3 20 (2.76%) Nagios
4 14 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.97%) Opsview
6 5 (0.69%) HAProxy
6 5 (0.69%) Munin
7 4 (0.55%) Cacti
7 4 (0.55%) Graphite
8 3 (0.41%) Zenoss
8 3 (0.41%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.28%) SmokePing
9 2 (0.28%) Ansible
9 2 (0.28%) logstash
10 1 (0.14%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.14%) cPanel
10 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.14%) Plesk
10 1 (0.14%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 98 (13.54%) Zend
2 82 (11.33%) Oracle
3 59 (8.15%) Microsoft
4 31 (4.28%) Red Hat
5 28 (3.87%) Adobe
6 24 (3.31%) Google
7 21 (2.90%) Perforce
8 20 (2.76%) VMware
9 13 (1.80%) Cisco
10 9 (1.24%) Twitter
11 7 (0.97%) Facebook
11 7 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.83%) Vertica
13 5 (0.69%) Apple
13 5 (0.69%) HP
14 4 (0.55%) Dell
14 4 (0.55%) Juniper
14 4 (0.55%) Tableau
14 4 (0.55%) Talend
15 3 (0.41%) New Relic
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
ISL Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Edwin Alsop Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago