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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 43 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 329 525 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.07% 7.47% 7.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.75% 19.34% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 279 463 494
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
2230 2715 2907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.39% 38.63% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1889 2370 2530
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -4 191 £35,000 +7.69% 52
Cheshire -23 66 £34,000 -2.85% 24
Lancashire +3 37 £30,000 -19.18% 13
Merseyside -23 29 £35,000 -7.89% 6
Cumbria - 6 £25,000 - 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 600 (71.86%) PHP
2 569 (68.14%) HTML
3 534 (63.95%) JavaScript
4 518 (62.04%) CSS
5 340 (40.72%) jQuery
6 283 (33.89%) OO
7 266 (31.86%) MVC
8 259 (31.02%) Linux
9 258 (30.90%) OOP
10 220 (26.35%) SQL
11 197 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
12 187 (22.40%) HTML5
13 151 (18.08%) .NET
14 150 (17.96%) Git (software)
15 142 (17.01%) C#
16 137 (16.41%) Zend
17 136 (16.29%) SQL Server
18 135 (16.17%) E-Commerce
19 130 (15.57%) Web Services
19 130 (15.57%) CSS3
20 126 (15.09%) Apache
21 124 (14.85%) Magento
22 111 (13.29%) Java
22 111 (13.29%) Ajax
23 107 (12.81%) OO PHP
24 103 (12.34%) WordPress
25 101 (12.10%) ASP.NET
26 98 (11.74%) Symfony
27 96 (11.50%) LAMP
28 92 (11.02%) XML

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 126 (15.09%) Apache
2 103 (12.34%) WordPress
3 83 (9.94%) CMS
4 44 (5.27%) Drupal
4 44 (5.27%) nginx
5 25 (2.99%) IIS
6 24 (2.87%) Tomcat
7 22 (2.63%) JBoss
8 21 (2.51%) Umbraco
9 18 (2.16%) Joomla!
10 12 (1.44%) Confluence
11 11 (1.32%) Node.js
12 8 (0.96%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.96%) SharePoint
13 7 (0.84%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.72%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
16 3 (0.36%) Moodle
17 2 (0.24%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 41 (4.91%) Photoshop
2 24 (2.87%) MS Excel
3 16 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.24%) MS Office
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 124 (14.85%) Magento
2 2 (0.24%) Tridion
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.12%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 56 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (0.96%) Amazon S3
3 8 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.84%) Silverpop
5 6 (0.72%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.72%) Amazon Glacier
5 6 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (0.72%) Route 53
6 4 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.24%) GitHub
7 2 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.23%) HTTP
2 19 (2.28%) Internet
3 17 (2.04%) Firewall
4 13 (1.56%) DNS
5 11 (1.32%) FTP
5 11 (1.32%) SSL
5 11 (1.32%) VPN
6 10 (1.20%) SSH
7 8 (0.96%) OpenVPN
7 8 (0.96%) IPsec
8 6 (0.72%) Wireless
8 6 (0.72%) Network Security
9 5 (0.60%) Broadband
10 4 (0.48%) SAN
11 3 (0.36%) VoIP
11 3 (0.36%) LDAP
11 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.36%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.24%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (16.29%) SQL Server
2 68 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (5.39%) Big Data
3 45 (5.39%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.87%) RDBMS
5 21 (2.51%) NoSQL
6 19 (2.28%) MongoDB
7 15 (1.80%) Hadoop
7 15 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
9 12 (1.44%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.96%) Apache Hive
11 8 (0.96%) OLTP
12 7 (0.84%) VLDB
13 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.72%) DB2
13 6 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 150 (17.96%) Git (software)
2 69 (8.26%) Subversion
3 49 (5.87%) JIRA
4 27 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 22 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 19 (2.28%) Mercurial
7 17 (2.04%) Eclipse
8 16 (1.92%) Selenium
9 12 (1.44%) Ant
10 10 (1.20%) Bitbucket
11 9 (1.08%) PHPUnit
11 9 (1.08%) JUnit
12 8 (0.96%) Maven
13 6 (0.72%) JMeter
13 6 (0.72%) Flash Builder
13 6 (0.72%) Gradle
13 6 (0.72%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.72%) Grunt
14 5 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 88 (10.54%) Finance
2 81 (9.70%) Marketing
3 28 (3.35%) Retail
4 22 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.68%) Advertising
6 11 (1.32%) Back Office
7 10 (1.20%) Automotive
7 10 (1.20%) Music Industry
8 8 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.72%) Military
10 4 (0.48%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.36%) Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Games
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
12 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 690 (82.63%) Developer
2 390 (46.71%) PHP Developer
3 118 (14.13%) Web Developer
4 86 (10.30%) Senior Developer
5 80 (9.58%) .NET Developer
6 60 (7.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 58 (6.95%) Java Developer
8 55 (6.59%) Junior
9 53 (6.35%) Junior Developer
10 48 (5.75%) C# Developer
10 48 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
11 44 (5.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 41 (4.91%) ASP.NET Developer
13 38 (4.55%) Software Developer
13 38 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
14 35 (4.19%) PHP Web Developer
15 33 (3.95%) Administrator
16 28 (3.35%) Junior PHP Developer
17 25 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
17 25 (2.99%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 569 (68.14%) HTML
2 518 (62.04%) CSS
3 340 (40.72%) jQuery
4 187 (22.40%) HTML5
5 151 (18.08%) .NET
6 130 (15.57%) Web Services
6 130 (15.57%) CSS3
7 111 (13.29%) Ajax
8 101 (12.10%) ASP.NET
9 98 (11.74%) Symfony
10 96 (11.50%) LAMP
11 92 (11.02%) XML
12 91 (10.90%) Laravel
13 69 (8.26%) AngularJS
14 68 (8.14%) SOAP
15 64 (7.66%) CodeIgniter
16 54 (6.47%) REST
16 54 (6.47%) XHTML
17 48 (5.75%) J2EE
18 47 (5.63%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.11%) Mobile App
2 32 (3.83%) Open Source
3 26 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (2.28%) User Experience
5 18 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.16%) N-Tier
6 16 (1.92%) Replication
6 16 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.80%) W3C
7 15 (1.80%) Data Integration
8 13 (1.56%) Graphic Design
9 11 (1.32%) Social Media
10 9 (1.08%) iPhone
11 8 (0.96%) Clustering
12 7 (0.84%) Cryptography
12 7 (0.84%) PKI
13 6 (0.72%) Animation
13 6 (0.72%) Photography
14 4 (0.48%) Video Editing
14 4 (0.48%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 259 (31.02%) Linux
2 75 (8.98%) Windows
3 32 (3.83%) CentOS
4 29 (3.47%) Android
5 24 (2.87%) UNIX
6 22 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.92%) Debian
9 11 (1.32%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
9 11 (1.32%) Solaris
10 7 (0.84%) AIX
11 3 (0.36%) FreeBSD
11 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.24%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (33.89%) OO
2 266 (31.86%) MVC
3 258 (30.90%) OOP
4 197 (23.59%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (16.17%) E-Commerce
6 107 (12.81%) OO PHP
7 89 (10.66%) Web Development
8 68 (8.14%) Web Design
9 54 (6.47%) Unit Testing
10 46 (5.51%) TDD
11 41 (4.91%) Software Engineering
12 35 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (3.95%) Mobile Application Development
14 31 (3.71%) Scrum
14 31 (3.71%) UML
15 30 (3.59%) Responsive Web Design
16 28 (3.35%) DevOps
16 28 (3.35%) Mentoring
16 28 (3.35%) SEO
16 28 (3.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 600 (71.86%) PHP
2 534 (63.95%) JavaScript
3 220 (26.35%) SQL
4 142 (17.01%) C#
5 111 (13.29%) Java
6 56 (6.71%) PHP5
7 47 (5.63%) C++
8 46 (5.51%) Python
9 38 (4.55%) Ruby
10 28 (3.35%) Perl
11 21 (2.51%) VB.NET
11 21 (2.51%) Bash Shell
12 13 (1.56%) T-SQL
12 13 (1.56%) C
13 8 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
13 8 (0.96%) VB
14 3 (0.36%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.24%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (9.10%) Degree
2 5 (0.60%) RHCA
2 5 (0.60%) RHCE
3 3 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.24%) CCNP
4 2 (0.24%) JNCIS
5 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.12%) CCNA
5 1 (0.12%) MCP
5 1 (0.12%) MCSE
5 1 (0.12%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.16%) WAI
2 10 (1.20%) QA
3 4 (0.48%) SLA
3 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.96%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.72%) Squid
4 5 (0.60%) Docker
5 4 (0.48%) NFS
5 4 (0.48%) Samba
6 3 (0.36%) Postfix
6 3 (0.36%) Varnish
6 3 (0.36%) iptables
7 2 (0.24%) Ceph
7 2 (0.24%) Dovecot
7 2 (0.24%) Openswan
7 2 (0.24%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (0.24%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (0.24%) Corosync
7 2 (0.24%) KVM
7 2 (0.24%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.12%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 28 (3.35%) Puppet
2 21 (2.51%) Nagios
3 12 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.72%) Cacti
5 5 (0.60%) Munin
6 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.36%) Zenoss
7 3 (0.36%) SmokePing
8 2 (0.24%) Ansible
8 2 (0.24%) logstash
8 2 (0.24%) Opsview
8 2 (0.24%) Rsyslog
8 2 (0.24%) Bacula
8 2 (0.24%) Pacemaker
8 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (0.24%) Plesk
8 2 (0.24%) yum
9 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 137 (16.41%) Zend
2 71 (8.50%) Microsoft
3 67 (8.02%) Oracle
4 40 (4.79%) Twitter
5 32 (3.83%) Red Hat
6 28 (3.35%) Adobe
7 27 (3.23%) Facebook
8 20 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (2.16%) VMware
10 14 (1.68%) Perforce
11 12 (1.44%) EPiServer
12 11 (1.32%) Google
13 10 (1.20%) Eloqua
13 10 (1.20%) Vertica
14 7 (0.84%) Apple
15 6 (0.72%) Percona
15 6 (0.72%) SolarWinds
16 5 (0.60%) IBM
16 5 (0.60%) Rackspace
17 4 (0.48%) Cisco
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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