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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 33 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 425 611 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.14% 9.20% 6.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.73% 23.90% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 375 536 453
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2269 2557 2901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.78% 38.52% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1954 2231 2523
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 £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -9 255 £34,000 +4.61% 47
Cheshire -5 72 £37,500 +7.14% 25
Merseyside -14 51 £37,500 +4.16% 9
Lancashire +4 47 £27,500 -14.06% 14
Cumbria - 4 £41,750 - 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 659 (70.78%) PHP
2 638 (68.53%) HTML
3 589 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 589 (63.27%) CSS
4 402 (43.18%) jQuery
5 318 (34.16%) OO
5 318 (34.16%) MVC
6 305 (32.76%) Linux
7 274 (29.43%) SQL
8 264 (28.36%) OOP
9 209 (22.45%) HTML5
10 201 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
11 186 (19.98%) .NET
12 182 (19.55%) C#
13 171 (18.37%) Git (software)
14 164 (17.62%) SQL Server
14 164 (17.62%) E-Commerce
14 164 (17.62%) CSS3
15 156 (16.76%) Zend
16 152 (16.33%) Magento
17 150 (16.11%) Web Services
18 146 (15.68%) Apache
19 133 (14.29%) Ajax
20 132 (14.18%) OO PHP
21 128 (13.75%) ASP.NET
22 120 (12.89%) WordPress
23 113 (12.14%) CMS
24 108 (11.60%) Symfony
25 106 (11.39%) Windows
26 100 (10.74%) Marketing

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 146 (15.68%) Apache
2 120 (12.89%) WordPress
3 113 (12.14%) CMS
4 43 (4.62%) Drupal
5 42 (4.51%) Umbraco
6 40 (4.30%) nginx
7 39 (4.19%) IIS
8 25 (2.69%) Tomcat
9 24 (2.58%) JBoss
10 18 (1.93%) Confluence
10 18 (1.93%) Joomla!
11 15 (1.61%) Node.js
12 9 (0.97%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.75%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 5 (0.54%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (0.43%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.43%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 51 (5.48%) Photoshop
2 31 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.43%) MS Office
6 4 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.11%) InDesign
7 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 152 (16.33%) 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 45 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.75%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.64%) Route 53
7 5 (0.54%) GitHub
8 4 (0.43%) ElastiCache
8 4 (0.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.22%) HTTP
2 24 (2.58%) Internet
3 14 (1.50%) SSH
3 14 (1.50%) DNS
4 13 (1.40%) SSL
5 11 (1.18%) FTP
5 11 (1.18%) Firewall
6 8 (0.86%) IPsec
7 7 (0.75%) SAN
7 7 (0.75%) OpenVPN
8 6 (0.64%) VoIP
8 6 (0.64%) WAN
9 5 (0.54%) Intranet
10 4 (0.43%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.43%) VPN
11 3 (0.32%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.32%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.32%) Broadband
11 3 (0.32%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.32%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (17.62%) SQL Server
2 64 (6.87%) PostgreSQL
3 55 (5.91%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.54%) Big Data
5 24 (2.58%) RDBMS
6 21 (2.26%) Oracle Database
7 19 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (2.04%) DB2
8 18 (1.93%) MongoDB
8 18 (1.93%) NoSQL
9 17 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 16 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
13 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (0.86%) OLTP
14 8 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (0.75%) VLDB
15 7 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 171 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 84 (9.02%) Subversion
3 52 (5.59%) JIRA
4 50 (5.37%) Visual Studio
5 30 (3.22%) Jenkins
6 29 (3.11%) Selenium
7 27 (2.90%) Eclipse
8 22 (2.36%) Mercurial
9 21 (2.26%) Bitbucket
10 19 (2.04%) JUnit
11 13 (1.40%) Gradle
12 12 (1.29%) PHPUnit
13 10 (1.07%) Flash Builder
14 8 (0.86%) MSBuild
14 8 (0.86%) Grunt
15 7 (0.75%) SoapUI
15 7 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (0.75%) Ant
15 7 (0.75%) JMeter
16 6 (0.64%) Zend Studio
General
1 100 (10.74%) Marketing
2 88 (9.45%) Finance
3 28 (3.01%) Retail
4 25 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.83%) Automotive
6 13 (1.40%) Back Office
7 12 (1.29%) Music Industry
8 11 (1.18%) Advertising
9 10 (1.07%) Games
10 8 (0.86%) Military
10 8 (0.86%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.75%) Banking
12 4 (0.43%) Legal
13 2 (0.21%) Billing
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 766 (82.28%) Developer
2 444 (47.69%) PHP Developer
3 142 (15.25%) Web Developer
4 106 (11.39%) Senior Developer
5 98 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 71 (7.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 59 (6.34%) C# Developer
8 56 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 55 (5.91%) Junior Developer
9 55 (5.91%) Junior
10 52 (5.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 49 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 45 (4.83%) Senior PHP Developer
13 41 (4.40%) Java Developer
14 40 (4.30%) Software Developer
15 39 (4.19%) PHP Web Developer
16 34 (3.65%) Senior .NET Developer
17 30 (3.22%) Administrator
17 30 (3.22%) Magento Developer
18 27 (2.90%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 638 (68.53%) HTML
2 589 (63.27%) CSS
3 402 (43.18%) jQuery
4 209 (22.45%) HTML5
5 186 (19.98%) .NET
6 164 (17.62%) CSS3
7 150 (16.11%) Web Services
8 133 (14.29%) Ajax
9 128 (13.75%) ASP.NET
10 108 (11.60%) Symfony
11 96 (10.31%) SOAP
12 90 (9.67%) LAMP
12 90 (9.67%) Laravel
13 88 (9.45%) XML
14 67 (7.20%) CodeIgniter
15 66 (7.09%) REST
16 64 (6.87%) XHTML
17 54 (5.80%) AngularJS
18 52 (5.59%) .NET Framework
19 45 (4.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.30%) Mobile App
2 40 (4.30%) Open Source
3 31 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 29 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (2.04%) User Experience
6 19 (2.04%) N-Tier
7 18 (1.93%) Graphic Design
8 17 (1.83%) Social Media
9 16 (1.72%) W3C
10 15 (1.61%) Data Integration
11 12 (1.29%) Replication
12 9 (0.97%) Clustering
12 9 (0.97%) iPhone
13 7 (0.75%) Cryptography
13 7 (0.75%) PKI
13 7 (0.75%) Photography
14 6 (0.64%) Telematics
14 6 (0.64%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 305 (32.76%) Linux
2 106 (11.39%) Windows
3 38 (4.08%) UNIX
4 33 (3.54%) Android
5 28 (3.01%) CentOS
6 26 (2.79%) Apple iOS
7 22 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (2.26%) Debian
9 12 (1.29%) AIX
10 11 (1.18%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (0.97%) Solaris
12 3 (0.32%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.32%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.32%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.21%) OpenBSD
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (34.16%) OO
1 318 (34.16%) MVC
2 264 (28.36%) OOP
3 201 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (17.62%) E-Commerce
5 132 (14.18%) OO PHP
6 82 (8.81%) Web Development
7 77 (8.27%) Web Design
8 56 (6.02%) TDD
9 46 (4.94%) Unit Testing
10 44 (4.73%) CRM
11 42 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (4.30%) Mobile Application Development
12 40 (4.30%) Software Engineering
13 32 (3.44%) Mentoring
14 30 (3.22%) Scrum
15 29 (3.11%) Responsive Web Design
16 28 (3.01%) UML
17 26 (2.79%) DevOps
18 25 (2.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 659 (70.78%) PHP
2 589 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 274 (29.43%) SQL
4 182 (19.55%) C#
5 87 (9.34%) Java
6 84 (9.02%) PHP5
7 44 (4.73%) Python
8 34 (3.65%) Perl
9 32 (3.44%) C++
10 30 (3.22%) Ruby
11 28 (3.01%) Bash Shell
11 28 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 19 (2.04%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.18%) C
14 5 (0.54%) VB
15 3 (0.32%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.21%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.21%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.21%) RPG
17 1 (0.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 83 (8.92%) Degree
2 10 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (0.97%) VCP4
4 7 (0.75%) RHCA
5 5 (0.54%) RHCE
6 3 (0.32%) CCNA
6 3 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.21%) LPIC
7 2 (0.21%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.11%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.11%) ISEB
8 1 (0.11%) MCP
8 1 (0.11%) MCSE
8 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.93%) WAI
2 15 (1.61%) QA
3 10 (1.07%) SLA
4 5 (0.54%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.07%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.54%) Varnish
4 5 (0.54%) Squid
4 5 (0.54%) Docker
5 4 (0.43%) vSphere
6 3 (0.32%) NFS
6 3 (0.32%) Kamailio
6 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.32%) Samba
6 3 (0.32%) Postfix
7 2 (0.21%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.21%) XenApp
7 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.21%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (0.21%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (0.21%) Corosync
7 2 (0.21%) KVM
7 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (3.01%) Puppet
2 19 (2.04%) Nagios
3 12 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.64%) Cacti
5 4 (0.43%) Munin
5 4 (0.43%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.32%) Hyperic
7 2 (0.21%) SmokePing
7 2 (0.21%) logstash
7 2 (0.21%) Rsyslog
7 2 (0.21%) Bacula
7 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (0.21%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.21%) Plesk
7 2 (0.21%) yum
8 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.11%) Webmin
8 1 (0.11%) Opsview
8 1 (0.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 156 (16.76%) Zend
2 93 (9.99%) Microsoft
3 87 (9.34%) Oracle
4 46 (4.94%) Twitter
5 39 (4.19%) Red Hat
6 30 (3.22%) Adobe
6 30 (3.22%) Facebook
7 28 (3.01%) VMware
8 23 (2.47%) EPiServer
9 21 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.72%) Eloqua
11 13 (1.40%) Sitecore
12 9 (0.97%) IBM
12 9 (0.97%) Vertica
12 9 (0.97%) Rackspace
13 7 (0.75%) Percona
13 7 (0.75%) Sybase
13 7 (0.75%) Google
14 6 (0.64%) Teradata
14 6 (0.64%) SolarWinds
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 4 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits, holidays & pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent package & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Worship digital
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago