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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 36 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 387 421 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.02% 5.98% 6.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.23% 17.17% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 333 369 463
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
2246 2452 2799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.93% 34.80% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 2073 2450
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -1 221 £35,000 - 53
Cheshire -13 71 £35,000 - 26
Lancashire -1 53 £32,500 +8.33% 11
Merseyside -7 34 £35,000 - 5
Cumbria -1 6 £42,500 +70.00% 2
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 515 (70.36%) PHP
2 440 (60.11%) HTML
3 422 (57.65%) JavaScript
4 380 (51.91%) CSS
5 260 (35.52%) Linux
6 218 (29.78%) jQuery
7 202 (27.60%) OO
8 193 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
9 176 (24.04%) MVC
10 170 (23.22%) SQL
11 164 (22.40%) OOP
12 128 (17.49%) Apache
13 122 (16.67%) Java
14 118 (16.12%) E-Commerce
15 115 (15.71%) Zend
15 115 (15.71%) Magento
16 113 (15.44%) SQL Server
17 110 (15.03%) .NET
18 108 (14.75%) Web Development
19 103 (14.07%) C#
20 102 (13.93%) LAMP
20 102 (13.93%) HTML5
21 96 (13.11%) Web Services
22 94 (12.84%) Git (software)
23 93 (12.70%) XML
24 91 (12.43%) Ajax
25 89 (12.16%) WordPress
26 83 (11.34%) Finance
27 77 (10.52%) Oracle
28 76 (10.38%) Symfony

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 128 (17.49%) Apache
2 89 (12.16%) WordPress
3 56 (7.65%) nginx
4 53 (7.24%) Drupal
5 46 (6.28%) CMS
6 20 (2.73%) Tomcat
7 17 (2.32%) JBoss
8 15 (2.05%) Node.js
9 13 (1.78%) SharePoint
10 12 (1.64%) IIS
11 10 (1.37%) Joomla!
12 8 (1.09%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.82%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.55%) SilverStripe
14 4 (0.55%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.41%) concrete5
15 3 (0.41%) Lync
15 3 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.41%) Apache ServiceMix
15 3 (0.41%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (2.19%) Photoshop
2 14 (1.91%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.23%) MS Office
5 8 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.68%) MS Project
7 3 (0.41%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 115 (15.71%) Magento
2 6 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.41%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.46%) Route 53
3 13 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 9 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (1.23%) Amazon Glacier
5 9 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (0.96%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.55%) GitHub
9 4 (0.55%) SaaS
9 4 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.23%) VPN
2 28 (3.83%) DNS
3 22 (3.01%) Firewall
4 19 (2.60%) FTP
5 17 (2.32%) HTTP
5 17 (2.32%) SSL
6 15 (2.05%) Network Security
6 15 (2.05%) OpenVPN
7 14 (1.91%) SSH
8 11 (1.50%) IPsec
9 9 (1.23%) Wireless
9 9 (1.23%) PPTP
10 8 (1.09%) Internet
10 8 (1.09%) TCP/IP
10 8 (1.09%) DHCP
11 7 (0.96%) SMTP
12 5 (0.68%) Asterisk PBX
13 4 (0.55%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.55%) WAN
13 4 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 75 (10.25%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (6.15%) Big Data
4 29 (3.96%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.01%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.78%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.64%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.64%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.37%) NoSQL
11 10 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
11 10 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (0.96%) Apache Hive
13 6 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (0.68%) OLAP
15 4 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 94 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 40 (5.46%) Subversion
3 34 (4.64%) JIRA
4 24 (3.28%) Selenium
5 18 (2.46%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.78%) PHPUnit
6 13 (1.78%) Visual Studio
7 12 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 12 (1.64%) Grunt
8 10 (1.37%) JUnit
9 9 (1.23%) Ant
9 9 (1.23%) Maven
9 9 (1.23%) Mercurial
10 8 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.68%) PhpStorm
11 5 (0.68%) Servoy
11 5 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.41%) TestNG
12 3 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.27%) JMeter
General
1 83 (11.34%) Finance
2 49 (6.69%) Marketing
3 31 (4.23%) Retail
4 22 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.46%) Back Office
6 14 (1.91%) Banking
7 10 (1.37%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.82%) Music Industry
8 6 (0.82%) Advertising
9 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.55%) Legal
10 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.27%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 553 (75.55%) Developer
2 312 (42.62%) PHP Developer
3 79 (10.79%) Web Developer
4 60 (8.20%) .NET Developer
5 59 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 53 (7.24%) Java Developer
7 45 (6.15%) Administrator
8 42 (5.74%) Junior
9 41 (5.60%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 38 (5.19%) Junior Developer
11 32 (4.37%) Linux Administrator
11 32 (4.37%) PHP Web Developer
12 29 (3.96%) C# Developer
13 28 (3.83%) Systems Administrator
13 28 (3.83%) Senior PHP Developer
13 28 (3.83%) C# .NET Developer
14 26 (3.55%) Magento Developer
15 25 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
15 25 (3.42%) Software Developer
16 24 (3.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (60.11%) HTML
2 380 (51.91%) CSS
3 218 (29.78%) jQuery
4 110 (15.03%) .NET
5 102 (13.93%) LAMP
5 102 (13.93%) HTML5
6 96 (13.11%) Web Services
7 93 (12.70%) XML
8 91 (12.43%) Ajax
9 76 (10.38%) Symfony
10 71 (9.70%) AngularJS
11 65 (8.88%) ASP.NET
12 63 (8.61%) CSS3
13 60 (8.20%) Laravel
14 59 (8.06%) J2EE
15 58 (7.92%) REST
16 50 (6.83%) XHTML
17 44 (6.01%) SOAP
18 41 (5.60%) JSON
19 40 (5.46%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.74%) Mobile App
2 37 (5.05%) User Experience
3 27 (3.69%) Replication
4 25 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (2.32%) Data Centre
6 16 (2.19%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.78%) Clustering
9 11 (1.50%) Cryptography
9 11 (1.50%) PKI
10 10 (1.37%) Social Media
11 9 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.23%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.23%) W3C
12 6 (0.82%) Telematics
13 5 (0.68%) iPhone
13 5 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.55%) Animation
14 4 (0.55%) Video Editing
14 4 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 260 (35.52%) Linux
2 69 (9.43%) Windows
3 44 (6.01%) Android
3 44 (6.01%) CentOS
4 40 (5.46%) Apple iOS
5 26 (3.55%) UNIX
6 22 (3.01%) Debian
7 16 (2.19%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (1.78%) Solaris
10 11 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.09%) AIX
12 7 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.68%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.27%) Tru64
15 2 (0.27%) HPUX
15 2 (0.27%) OpenBSD
15 2 (0.27%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (27.60%) OO
2 193 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (24.04%) MVC
4 164 (22.40%) OOP
5 118 (16.12%) E-Commerce
6 108 (14.75%) Web Development
7 76 (10.38%) OO PHP
8 66 (9.02%) Scrum
9 59 (8.06%) Unit Testing
10 55 (7.51%) TDD
11 48 (6.56%) Open Source
12 45 (6.15%) Software Engineering
13 42 (5.74%) SDLC
14 41 (5.60%) DevOps
15 38 (5.19%) Analytics
15 38 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (4.51%) SEO
17 31 (4.23%) Content Management
18 30 (4.10%) Mentoring
19 28 (3.83%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 515 (70.36%) PHP
2 422 (57.65%) JavaScript
3 170 (23.22%) SQL
4 122 (16.67%) Java
5 103 (14.07%) C#
6 50 (6.83%) C++
7 49 (6.69%) Python
8 47 (6.42%) Perl
9 39 (5.33%) Ruby
10 35 (4.78%) Bash Shell
11 31 (4.23%) VB.NET
12 25 (3.42%) PHP5
13 18 (2.46%) T-SQL
14 16 (2.19%) VB
15 12 (1.64%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.50%) C
17 9 (1.23%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.23%) CoffeeScript
18 8 (1.09%) ActionScript
19 5 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (9.84%) Degree
2 12 (1.64%) RHCE
2 12 (1.64%) RHCA
3 9 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.09%) CCNP
5 7 (0.96%) CCNA
6 6 (0.82%) CCIE
7 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.41%) OCP
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.41%) MCTS
8 3 (0.41%) MCITP
9 2 (0.27%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) MCP
10 1 (0.14%) HND
10 1 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.78%) QA
2 9 (1.23%) WAI
3 6 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.27%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (3.01%) Docker
2 17 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.68%) Samba
4 5 (0.68%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.68%) NFS
5 4 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.41%) Squid
6 3 (0.41%) Varnish
6 3 (0.41%) KVM
6 3 (0.41%) Ceph
6 3 (0.41%) iptables
7 2 (0.27%) Dovecot
7 2 (0.27%) Openswan
7 2 (0.27%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (0.27%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (0.27%) Corosync
7 2 (0.27%) Postfix
7 2 (0.27%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 39 (5.33%) Puppet
2 20 (2.73%) Nagios
3 15 (2.05%) Vagrant
4 10 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.96%) Munin
6 6 (0.82%) Cacti
7 4 (0.55%) Zenoss
8 3 (0.41%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.41%) SmokePing
8 3 (0.41%) Opsview
9 2 (0.27%) Rsyslog
9 2 (0.27%) Bacula
9 2 (0.27%) Pacemaker
9 2 (0.27%) Ansible
9 2 (0.27%) logstash
9 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.27%) yum
10 1 (0.14%) Plesk
Vendors
1 115 (15.71%) Zend
2 77 (10.52%) Oracle
3 62 (8.47%) Microsoft
4 37 (5.05%) Red Hat
5 22 (3.01%) VMware
6 21 (2.87%) Google
6 21 (2.87%) Adobe
7 17 (2.32%) Perforce
8 12 (1.64%) Cisco
9 9 (1.23%) Twitter
10 8 (1.09%) Vertica
10 8 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.96%) Apple
11 7 (0.96%) Facebook
12 6 (0.82%) SolarWinds
13 5 (0.68%) Tableau
13 5 (0.68%) Talend
14 4 (0.55%) Percona
14 4 (0.55%) Dundas
14 4 (0.55%) Ab Initio
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. flexible working hours
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £250 - £350 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 8 hours ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Standard benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Telecommuting + Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago