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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 29 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 507 648 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.37% 9.81% 6.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.76% 25.73% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 455 579 476
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 £25,000 £25,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £44,100
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
2228 2518 3169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.40% 38.11% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1950 2200 2854
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 January 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 -3 317 £35,000 +7.69% 46
Cheshire -9 83 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Lancashire +10 60 £29,000 -3.33% 22
Merseyside -10 49 £37,500 +10.29% 4
Cumbria - 2 £10,500 -
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 654 (69.87%) PHP
2 643 (68.70%) HTML
3 606 (64.74%) CSS
4 590 (63.03%) JavaScript
5 427 (45.62%) jQuery
6 322 (34.40%) Linux
6 322 (34.40%) MVC
7 300 (32.05%) OO
8 283 (30.24%) SQL
9 256 (27.35%) OOP
10 218 (23.29%) HTML5
11 208 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 192 (20.51%) Git (software)
13 183 (19.55%) C#
14 178 (19.02%) .NET
15 176 (18.80%) CSS3
16 175 (18.70%) E-Commerce
17 161 (17.20%) SQL Server
18 158 (16.88%) Magento
18 158 (16.88%) Zend
19 154 (16.45%) Web Services
20 151 (16.13%) Apache
21 145 (15.49%) WordPress
22 141 (15.06%) Ajax
23 128 (13.68%) ASP.NET
24 124 (13.25%) OO PHP
25 117 (12.50%) CMS
26 110 (11.75%) Marketing
27 105 (11.22%) Windows
28 99 (10.58%) PHP5

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 151 (16.13%) Apache
2 145 (15.49%) WordPress
3 117 (12.50%) CMS
4 48 (5.13%) Drupal
5 43 (4.59%) Umbraco
6 39 (4.17%) nginx
7 36 (3.85%) IIS
8 27 (2.88%) JBoss
9 24 (2.56%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.92%) Confluence
11 17 (1.82%) Joomla!
12 15 (1.60%) Node.js
13 10 (1.07%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.85%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
16 6 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 5 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.53%) GlassFish
18 4 (0.43%) MS Exchange
19 3 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 54 (5.77%) Photoshop
2 25 (2.67%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.32%) MS Office
6 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 158 (16.88%) Magento
2 7 (0.75%) Tridion
3 2 (0.21%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.85%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.53%) Route 53
6 5 (0.53%) GitHub
7 4 (0.43%) ElastiCache
7 4 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.21%) SaaS
9 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.31%) Internet
2 27 (2.88%) HTTP
3 14 (1.50%) DNS
3 14 (1.50%) SSL
3 14 (1.50%) SSH
4 12 (1.28%) Intranet
5 10 (1.07%) IPsec
5 10 (1.07%) FTP
6 8 (0.85%) SAN
7 6 (0.64%) WAN
7 6 (0.64%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.53%) VPN
8 5 (0.53%) VoIP
8 5 (0.53%) Firewall
8 5 (0.53%) iSCSI
8 5 (0.53%) OpenVPN
9 4 (0.43%) SMTP
10 3 (0.32%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.32%) Broadband
10 3 (0.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 67 (7.16%) PostgreSQL
3 56 (5.98%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.21%) Big Data
5 27 (2.88%) DB2
6 26 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 21 (2.24%) RDBMS
8 20 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (1.92%) NoSQL
10 17 (1.82%) Hadoop
10 17 (1.82%) MongoDB
11 14 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
13 9 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (0.75%) OLTP
16 6 (0.64%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 192 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 93 (9.94%) Subversion
3 52 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 51 (5.45%) JIRA
5 35 (3.74%) Eclipse
5 35 (3.74%) Selenium
6 31 (3.31%) Jenkins
7 24 (2.56%) JUnit
8 22 (2.35%) Mercurial
9 21 (2.24%) Bitbucket
10 16 (1.71%) Gradle
11 10 (1.07%) Flash Builder
12 9 (0.96%) PHPUnit
13 8 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (0.85%) MSBuild
13 8 (0.85%) Ant
13 8 (0.85%) Grunt
14 6 (0.64%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.64%) IntelliJ
14 6 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 110 (11.75%) Marketing
2 81 (8.65%) Finance
3 33 (3.53%) Retail
4 28 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.82%) Automotive
6 14 (1.50%) Back Office
7 11 (1.18%) Advertising
7 11 (1.18%) Music Industry
8 9 (0.96%) Games
9 8 (0.85%) Military
9 8 (0.85%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.75%) Banking
11 5 (0.53%) Legal
12 2 (0.21%) Billing
13 1 (0.11%) Publishing
13 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 769 (82.16%) Developer
2 443 (47.33%) PHP Developer
3 157 (16.77%) Web Developer
4 114 (12.18%) Senior Developer
5 93 (9.94%) .NET Developer
6 77 (8.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 58 (6.20%) Junior Developer
7 58 (6.20%) Junior
8 54 (5.77%) C# Developer
9 52 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
10 50 (5.34%) PHP Web Developer
11 48 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 48 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
12 47 (5.02%) ASP.NET Developer
13 41 (4.38%) Java Developer
14 37 (3.95%) Magento Developer
15 36 (3.85%) Software Developer
16 31 (3.31%) Senior .NET Developer
17 28 (2.99%) Junior PHP Developer
18 25 (2.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 643 (68.70%) HTML
2 606 (64.74%) CSS
3 427 (45.62%) jQuery
4 218 (23.29%) HTML5
5 178 (19.02%) .NET
6 176 (18.80%) CSS3
7 154 (16.45%) Web Services
8 141 (15.06%) Ajax
9 128 (13.68%) ASP.NET
10 96 (10.26%) SOAP
11 93 (9.94%) Symfony
12 83 (8.87%) XML
13 81 (8.65%) LAMP
14 79 (8.44%) Laravel
15 71 (7.59%) XHTML
16 64 (6.84%) CodeIgniter
17 63 (6.73%) REST
18 51 (5.45%) .NET Framework
19 45 (4.81%) LINQ
19 45 (4.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.52%) Mobile App
2 43 (4.59%) Open Source
3 31 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (2.56%) Graphic Design
6 17 (1.82%) W3C
6 17 (1.82%) User Experience
6 17 (1.82%) Social Media
7 16 (1.71%) N-Tier
8 15 (1.60%) Data Integration
9 11 (1.18%) Replication
9 11 (1.18%) Clustering
10 9 (0.96%) iPhone
11 7 (0.75%) Cryptography
11 7 (0.75%) PKI
11 7 (0.75%) Photography
12 6 (0.64%) EPoS
12 6 (0.64%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.53%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 322 (34.40%) Linux
2 105 (11.22%) Windows
3 43 (4.59%) UNIX
4 32 (3.42%) Android
5 28 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 22 (2.35%) CentOS
8 21 (2.24%) Debian
9 14 (1.50%) AIX
10 7 (0.75%) Solaris
11 6 (0.64%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.43%) SUSE
13 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.32%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.32%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (34.40%) MVC
2 300 (32.05%) OO
3 256 (27.35%) OOP
4 208 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (18.70%) E-Commerce
6 124 (13.25%) OO PHP
7 74 (7.91%) Web Development
8 72 (7.69%) Web Design
9 65 (6.94%) TDD
10 50 (5.34%) CRM
11 40 (4.27%) Unit Testing
12 38 (4.06%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (3.95%) Software Engineering
13 37 (3.95%) Mentoring
14 36 (3.85%) Scrum
15 34 (3.63%) Mobile Application Development
16 30 (3.21%) SEO
17 28 (2.99%) Responsive Web Design
18 27 (2.88%) Email Marketing
19 26 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 654 (69.87%) PHP
2 590 (63.03%) JavaScript
3 283 (30.24%) SQL
4 183 (19.55%) C#
5 99 (10.58%) PHP5
6 97 (10.36%) Java
7 41 (4.38%) Python
8 39 (4.17%) Perl
9 32 (3.42%) Ruby
10 31 (3.31%) VB.NET
11 29 (3.10%) Bash Shell
12 27 (2.88%) C++
13 21 (2.24%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.39%) C
15 7 (0.75%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.53%) VB
17 4 (0.43%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.32%) Korn
19 2 (0.21%) Objective-C
19 2 (0.21%) AWK
Qualifications
1 88 (9.40%) Degree
2 10 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.75%) RHCA
4 5 (0.53%) RHCE
5 2 (0.21%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.21%) CCNA
5 2 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.21%) LPIC
5 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.11%) ISEB
6 1 (0.11%) MCP
6 1 (0.11%) MCSA
6 1 (0.11%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.60%) WAI
2 12 (1.28%) QA
3 10 (1.07%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.07%) Hyper-V
2 10 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.85%) vSphere
4 4 (0.43%) Varnish
4 4 (0.43%) Squid
5 3 (0.32%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.32%) Kamailio
5 3 (0.32%) Docker
6 2 (0.21%) KVM
6 2 (0.21%) vCloud
6 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.21%) Samba
6 2 (0.21%) Postfix
6 2 (0.21%) NFS
6 2 (0.21%) XenApp
7 1 (0.11%) Dovecot
7 1 (0.11%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 33 (3.53%) Puppet
2 19 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.18%) Nagios
4 5 (0.53%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.53%) Cacti
5 3 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.32%) Ansible
5 3 (0.32%) Hyperic
5 3 (0.32%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.21%) Webmin
6 2 (0.21%) Plesk
6 2 (0.21%) SCCM
6 2 (0.21%) SCOM
6 2 (0.21%) Munin
6 2 (0.21%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.11%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.11%) yum
7 1 (0.11%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 158 (16.88%) Zend
2 91 (9.72%) Oracle
3 82 (8.76%) Microsoft
4 44 (4.70%) Twitter
5 42 (4.49%) Red Hat
6 36 (3.85%) VMware
7 29 (3.10%) Adobe
7 29 (3.10%) Facebook
8 23 (2.46%) EPiServer
9 19 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.71%) Sitecore
10 16 (1.71%) Eloqua
10 16 (1.71%) IBM
11 9 (0.96%) Rackspace
12 8 (0.85%) Sybase
13 7 (0.75%) Teradata
13 7 (0.75%) RainStor
13 7 (0.75%) Google
13 7 (0.75%) Vertica
14 5 (0.53%) New Relic
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent package & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £32,000 - £37,000 + benefits - Training and development - CAREER!
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EvaluAgent
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago