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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 46 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 400 476 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.42% 7.12% 5.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.50% 19.29% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 336 435 394
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2758 2468 2760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.36% 36.92% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2319 2158 2478
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 +2 241 £32,500 +3.17% 45
Cheshire -13 92 £30,000 -7.69% 21
Merseyside -23 27 £35,000 -22.22% 7
Lancashire -17 23 £30,000 +20.00% 12
Cumbria +4 4 £29,750 -0.83%
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 540 (65.77%) PHP
2 530 (64.56%) HTML
3 496 (60.41%) JavaScript
4 495 (60.29%) CSS
5 325 (39.59%) Linux
6 290 (35.32%) SQL
7 284 (34.59%) jQuery
8 225 (27.41%) MVC
9 209 (25.46%) OO
10 195 (23.75%) E-Commerce
11 180 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
12 155 (18.88%) Magento
13 140 (17.05%) Apache
14 139 (16.93%) Zend
15 138 (16.81%) SQL Server
16 137 (16.69%) OOP
17 128 (15.59%) HTML5
18 127 (15.47%) Web Services
19 125 (15.23%) Java
19 125 (15.23%) C#
20 121 (14.74%) OO PHP
21 117 (14.25%) Git (software)
22 113 (13.76%) .NET
23 112 (13.64%) Windows
24 106 (12.91%) WordPress
25 105 (12.79%) Ajax
26 102 (12.42%) Oracle
27 101 (12.30%) CSS3
28 100 (12.18%) Subversion
29 98 (11.94%) XML

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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
1 140 (17.05%) Apache
2 106 (12.91%) WordPress
3 83 (10.11%) CMS
4 35 (4.26%) Drupal
5 33 (4.02%) nginx
6 29 (3.53%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.56%) IIS
8 19 (2.31%) Umbraco
9 15 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
9 15 (1.83%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.22%) SharePoint
10 10 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.22%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.22%) OpenStack
11 9 (1.10%) uWSGI
12 8 (0.97%) Liferay
13 7 (0.85%) Confluence
13 7 (0.85%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.73%) Jetty
14 6 (0.73%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (3.65%) Photoshop
2 18 (2.19%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.10%) FastStats
5 2 (0.24%) MS Office
6 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.12%) Edge Animate
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 155 (18.88%) Magento
2 13 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.61%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.12%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.12%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.12%) Tridion
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.73%) Amazon S3
4 6 (0.73%) Route 53
5 5 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.49%) GitHub
6 4 (0.49%) IaaS
7 3 (0.37%) SaaS
7 3 (0.37%) ElastiCache
7 3 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.14%) DNS
2 27 (3.29%) Internet
2 27 (3.29%) HTTP
3 26 (3.17%) SSL
4 19 (2.31%) Intranet
5 18 (2.19%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.83%) Firewall
7 12 (1.46%) SMTP
8 10 (1.22%) DHCP
9 8 (0.97%) LDAP
10 7 (0.85%) FTP
11 6 (0.73%) SAN
11 6 (0.73%) SSH
11 6 (0.73%) Software-Defined Networking
11 6 (0.73%) iSCSI
12 5 (0.61%) tcpdump
12 5 (0.61%) VLAN
12 5 (0.61%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 65 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
3 55 (6.70%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.05%) Oracle Database
4 25 (3.05%) MongoDB
5 22 (2.68%) DB2
6 20 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 15 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (1.83%) Big Data
10 14 (1.71%) Hadoop
10 14 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (0.97%) Pentaho
15 8 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 117 (14.25%) Git (software)
2 100 (12.18%) Subversion
3 44 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 33 (4.02%) Eclipse
5 28 (3.41%) Selenium
6 25 (3.05%) JUnit
7 24 (2.92%) JIRA
8 22 (2.68%) Jenkins
9 21 (2.56%) Mercurial
10 16 (1.95%) Maven
11 10 (1.22%) Gradle
12 9 (1.10%) Bitbucket
12 9 (1.10%) PHPUnit
12 9 (1.10%) Dreamweaver
13 8 (0.97%) Ant
13 8 (0.97%) NUnit
13 8 (0.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 5 (0.61%) IntelliJ
15 4 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (0.49%) Hudson
General
1 96 (11.69%) Marketing
2 54 (6.58%) Finance
3 50 (6.09%) Retail
4 10 (1.22%) Back Office
5 9 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 8 (0.97%) Automotive
6 8 (0.97%) Games
7 7 (0.85%) Publishing
8 6 (0.73%) Banking
9 5 (0.61%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.61%) Legal
9 5 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.61%) Local Government
10 4 (0.49%) Advertising
11 3 (0.37%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.24%) Military
12 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 642 (78.20%) Developer
2 353 (43.00%) PHP Developer
3 127 (15.47%) Web Developer
4 86 (10.48%) Senior Developer
5 75 (9.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 59 (7.19%) Java Developer
6 59 (7.19%) .NET Developer
7 58 (7.06%) C# Developer
7 58 (7.06%) PHP Web Developer
8 52 (6.33%) Magento Developer
9 50 (6.09%) Junior
10 46 (5.60%) Junior Developer
11 45 (5.48%) Senior PHP Developer
12 44 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
13 42 (5.12%) C# .NET Developer
14 40 (4.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 36 (4.38%) PHP Magento Developer
16 30 (3.65%) Software Developer
17 28 (3.41%) DBA
18 22 (2.68%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 530 (64.56%) HTML
2 495 (60.29%) CSS
3 284 (34.59%) jQuery
4 128 (15.59%) HTML5
5 127 (15.47%) Web Services
6 113 (13.76%) .NET
7 105 (12.79%) Ajax
8 101 (12.30%) CSS3
9 98 (11.94%) XML
10 84 (10.23%) ASP.NET
11 83 (10.11%) XHTML
12 79 (9.62%) SOAP
13 72 (8.77%) Symfony
14 65 (7.92%) LAMP
15 57 (6.94%) Spring
16 53 (6.46%) CodeIgniter
17 50 (6.09%) Hibernate
18 42 (5.12%) RESTful
19 41 (4.99%) REST
20 39 (4.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 46 (5.60%) Open Source
2 38 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 26 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.44%) Replication
7 18 (2.19%) W3C
8 17 (2.07%) Graphic Design
9 16 (1.95%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.46%) Clustering
11 11 (1.34%) EPoS
11 11 (1.34%) User Experience
12 8 (0.97%) Social Media
12 8 (0.97%) iPhone
12 8 (0.97%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.85%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.61%) VLE
15 4 (0.49%) Blog
16 3 (0.37%) Human Factors
17 2 (0.24%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 325 (39.59%) Linux
2 112 (13.64%) Windows
3 57 (6.94%) UNIX
4 33 (4.02%) Apple iOS
5 29 (3.53%) Android
6 27 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (2.92%) CentOS
8 12 (1.46%) Debian
9 10 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.22%) AIX
9 10 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.85%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.73%) Solaris
11 6 (0.73%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.49%) SUSE
14 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.12%) Fedora
15 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (27.41%) MVC
2 209 (25.46%) OO
3 195 (23.75%) E-Commerce
4 180 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
5 137 (16.69%) OOP
6 121 (14.74%) OO PHP
7 88 (10.72%) Web Development
8 85 (10.35%) TDD
9 42 (5.12%) CRM
10 41 (4.99%) Scrum
11 40 (4.87%) Unit Testing
12 35 (4.26%) SEO
13 34 (4.14%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (4.02%) ERP
15 31 (3.78%) Mentoring
16 27 (3.29%) SOA
17 26 (3.17%) ITIL
17 26 (3.17%) Load Balancing
18 25 (3.05%) Web Design
18 25 (3.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 540 (65.77%) PHP
2 496 (60.41%) JavaScript
3 290 (35.32%) SQL
4 125 (15.23%) C#
4 125 (15.23%) Java
5 95 (11.57%) PHP5
6 54 (6.58%) Perl
7 50 (6.09%) Python
8 41 (4.99%) Ruby
9 25 (3.05%) VB.NET
10 23 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 22 (2.68%) Bash Shell
12 18 (2.19%) PowerShell
13 17 (2.07%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.34%) C
15 9 (1.10%) C++
15 9 (1.10%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.97%) VB
17 7 (0.85%) Korn
18 5 (0.61%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 83 (10.11%) Degree
2 7 (0.85%) MCP
2 7 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.61%) RHCA
4 5 (0.61%) CCNP
5 4 (0.49%) RHCE
5 4 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.37%) MCSE
7 2 (0.24%) CCNA
7 2 (0.24%) LPIC
7 2 (0.24%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.12%) ISEB
8 1 (0.12%) MCSA
8 1 (0.12%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.83%) WAI
2 6 (0.73%) QA
2 6 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.46%) Squid
4 9 (1.10%) vSphere
5 8 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.61%) KVM
6 5 (0.61%) Varnish
7 4 (0.49%) vCloud
7 4 (0.49%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.37%) Samba
8 3 (0.37%) NFS
9 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.12%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.12%) XenApp
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 43 (5.24%) Puppet
2 24 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.71%) Nagios
4 10 (1.22%) SCCM
5 8 (0.97%) SCOM
5 8 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (0.73%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.73%) CFEngine
7 5 (0.61%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.61%) Capistrano
8 4 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.37%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.24%) OpenNMS
10 2 (0.24%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.24%) Ansible
10 2 (0.24%) logstash
10 2 (0.24%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.24%) WSUS
11 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.12%) Kibana
Vendors
1 139 (16.93%) Zend
2 102 (12.42%) Oracle
3 81 (9.87%) Microsoft
4 47 (5.72%) VMware
4 47 (5.72%) Red Hat
5 23 (2.80%) JBoss
6 17 (2.07%) Sitecore
7 15 (1.83%) Rackspace
8 14 (1.71%) IBM
9 12 (1.46%) Adobe
9 12 (1.46%) Google
10 8 (0.97%) Twitter
10 8 (0.97%) Business Objects
11 7 (0.85%) Sybase
12 6 (0.73%) SAP
12 6 (0.73%) Teradata
12 6 (0.73%) RainStor
13 5 (0.61%) F5
13 5 (0.61%) Epicor
14 4 (0.49%) Cisco
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000+ per annum depending on experien
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
TheSmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago