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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 27 22 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 538 630 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.30% 9.28% 6.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.32% 24.49% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 478 576 475
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,450 £42,500
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
2410 2573 3188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.71% 37.88% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2098 2245 2915
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -2 330 £35,000 +16.66% 44
Cheshire -11 91 £37,500 +7.14% 16
Lancashire +16 68 £30,000 +9.09% 8
Merseyside -14 45 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Cumbria - 2 £10,500 - 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 642 (69.33%) HTML
2 640 (69.11%) PHP
3 611 (65.98%) CSS
4 598 (64.58%) JavaScript
5 428 (46.22%) jQuery
6 336 (36.29%) Linux
7 326 (35.21%) MVC
8 287 (30.99%) SQL
9 270 (29.16%) OO
10 230 (24.84%) OOP
11 216 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
11 216 (23.33%) HTML5
12 202 (21.81%) Git (software)
13 182 (19.65%) CSS3
14 179 (19.33%) E-Commerce
15 169 (18.25%) C#
16 162 (17.49%) WordPress
17 160 (17.28%) Zend
18 157 (16.95%) Magento
18 157 (16.95%) .NET
18 157 (16.95%) Web Services
19 152 (16.41%) SQL Server
20 146 (15.77%) Apache
21 135 (14.58%) Ajax
22 125 (13.50%) CMS
23 121 (13.07%) OO PHP
24 119 (12.85%) ASP.NET
25 112 (12.10%) Java
26 111 (11.99%) PHP5
27 107 (11.56%) Windows

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 162 (17.49%) WordPress
2 146 (15.77%) Apache
3 125 (13.50%) CMS
4 47 (5.08%) Drupal
5 44 (4.75%) Umbraco
6 37 (4.00%) IIS
7 32 (3.46%) JBoss
8 31 (3.35%) nginx
9 24 (2.59%) Tomcat
10 18 (1.94%) Confluence
11 17 (1.84%) Joomla!
12 15 (1.62%) Node.js
13 14 (1.51%) WebSphere
14 12 (1.30%) WebLogic
15 10 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
17 7 (0.76%) GlassFish
18 5 (0.54%) Jetty
18 5 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 5 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 60 (6.48%) Photoshop
2 24 (2.59%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.32%) MS Office
6 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.11%) InDesign
6 1 (0.11%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 157 (16.95%) Magento
2 7 (0.76%) Tridion
3 2 (0.22%) Zen Cart
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.11%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 43 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.65%) Amazon S3
4 6 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.54%) Route 53
5 5 (0.54%) GitHub
6 4 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.32%) ElastiCache
7 3 (0.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.32%) IaaS
8 2 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.00%) Internet
2 23 (2.48%) HTTP
3 17 (1.84%) SSL
3 17 (1.84%) Intranet
4 16 (1.73%) SSH
4 16 (1.73%) DNS
5 13 (1.40%) FTP
6 9 (0.97%) IPsec
6 9 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.86%) SAN
7 8 (0.86%) Firewall
8 6 (0.65%) VPN
8 6 (0.65%) WAN
9 5 (0.54%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.43%) VLAN
10 4 (0.43%) SMTP
10 4 (0.43%) VoIP
10 4 (0.43%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.43%) OpenVPN
11 3 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (16.41%) SQL Server
2 75 (8.10%) PostgreSQL
3 60 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.56%) DB2
5 27 (2.92%) Big Data
6 24 (2.59%) Oracle Database
7 23 (2.48%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.05%) NoSQL
9 18 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 17 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (1.62%) RDBMS
12 14 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
17 7 (0.76%) MariaDB
18 6 (0.65%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 202 (21.81%) Git (software)
2 95 (10.26%) Subversion
3 59 (6.37%) Visual Studio
4 46 (4.97%) JIRA
5 45 (4.86%) Selenium
6 43 (4.64%) Eclipse
7 33 (3.56%) Jenkins
8 32 (3.46%) JUnit
9 19 (2.05%) Bitbucket
9 19 (2.05%) Gradle
10 16 (1.73%) Mercurial
11 13 (1.40%) Maven
12 10 (1.08%) Ant
12 10 (1.08%) Flash Builder
12 10 (1.08%) PHPUnit
13 9 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
14 8 (0.86%) NUnit
14 8 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (0.86%) MSBuild
14 8 (0.86%) Grunt
General
1 104 (11.23%) Marketing
2 78 (8.42%) Finance
3 33 (3.56%) Retail
4 26 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.62%) Automotive
6 12 (1.30%) Advertising
6 12 (1.30%) Back Office
7 11 (1.19%) Games
8 10 (1.08%) Music Industry
9 8 (0.86%) Military
9 8 (0.86%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.76%) Legal
10 7 (0.76%) Banking
11 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.32%) Publishing
12 2 (0.22%) Billing
13 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 762 (82.29%) Developer
2 436 (47.08%) PHP Developer
3 171 (18.47%) Web Developer
4 114 (12.31%) Senior Developer
5 81 (8.75%) .NET Developer
5 81 (8.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 60 (6.48%) Junior Developer
6 60 (6.48%) Junior
7 57 (6.16%) PHP Web Developer
8 52 (5.62%) Senior PHP Developer
9 47 (5.08%) Java Developer
10 46 (4.97%) C# Developer
11 42 (4.54%) ASP.NET Developer
12 39 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 39 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 37 (4.00%) Magento Developer
14 32 (3.46%) Junior PHP Developer
15 28 (3.02%) Software Developer
16 27 (2.92%) PHP Magento Developer
17 26 (2.81%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 642 (69.33%) HTML
2 611 (65.98%) CSS
3 428 (46.22%) jQuery
4 216 (23.33%) HTML5
5 182 (19.65%) CSS3
6 157 (16.95%) .NET
6 157 (16.95%) Web Services
7 135 (14.58%) Ajax
8 119 (12.85%) ASP.NET
9 105 (11.34%) SOAP
10 90 (9.72%) XML
11 88 (9.50%) Symfony
12 79 (8.53%) XHTML
13 78 (8.42%) LAMP
14 74 (7.99%) Laravel
15 68 (7.34%) CodeIgniter
16 64 (6.91%) REST
17 47 (5.08%) LINQ
18 46 (4.97%) Backbone.js
19 45 (4.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.02%) Mobile App
2 53 (5.72%) Open Source
3 35 (3.78%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.24%) Graphic Design
5 26 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.05%) W3C
8 18 (1.94%) Social Media
9 17 (1.84%) User Experience
10 12 (1.30%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.19%) Clustering
12 9 (0.97%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.86%) iPhone
13 8 (0.86%) Replication
13 8 (0.86%) EPoS
14 7 (0.76%) Photography
15 6 (0.65%) Mathematics
15 6 (0.65%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.54%) Telematics
16 5 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 336 (36.29%) Linux
2 107 (11.56%) Windows
3 50 (5.40%) UNIX
4 25 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 24 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (2.59%) Android
6 19 (2.05%) Debian
7 18 (1.94%) AIX
8 17 (1.84%) CentOS
9 9 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.86%) Solaris
11 7 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.65%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.54%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.43%) SUSE
14 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.32%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (35.21%) MVC
2 270 (29.16%) OO
3 230 (24.84%) OOP
4 216 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 179 (19.33%) E-Commerce
6 121 (13.07%) OO PHP
7 70 (7.56%) TDD
8 67 (7.24%) Web Development
9 64 (6.91%) Web Design
10 55 (5.94%) CRM
11 43 (4.64%) Mentoring
12 40 (4.32%) Scrum
12 40 (4.32%) Unit Testing
13 38 (4.10%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (3.67%) Software Engineering
15 33 (3.56%) Mobile Application Development
16 29 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
16 29 (3.13%) Email Marketing
16 29 (3.13%) ERP
17 28 (3.02%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 640 (69.11%) PHP
2 598 (64.58%) JavaScript
3 287 (30.99%) SQL
4 169 (18.25%) C#
5 112 (12.10%) Java
6 111 (11.99%) PHP5
7 44 (4.75%) Perl
8 41 (4.43%) Python
9 33 (3.56%) Ruby
10 31 (3.35%) VB.NET
11 21 (2.27%) T-SQL
11 21 (2.27%) Bash Shell
12 20 (2.16%) C++
13 13 (1.40%) C
13 13 (1.40%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.76%) VB
14 7 (0.76%) Korn
15 6 (0.65%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.32%) sed
16 3 (0.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 90 (9.72%) Degree
2 10 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.76%) RHCA
4 5 (0.54%) RHCE
5 4 (0.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.22%) LPIC
6 2 (0.22%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.22%) CCNA
6 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.11%) ISEB
7 1 (0.11%) MCP
7 1 (0.11%) MCSA
7 1 (0.11%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.11%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.19%) WAI
2 8 (0.86%) QA
2 8 (0.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.86%) vSphere
5 4 (0.43%) Squid
6 3 (0.32%) Varnish
6 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.32%) Kamailio
6 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.22%) vCloud
7 2 (0.22%) KVM
7 2 (0.22%) XenApp
8 1 (0.11%) NFS
8 1 (0.11%) Postfix
8 1 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 38 (4.10%) Puppet
2 21 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.08%) Nagios
4 8 (0.86%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (0.65%) CFEngine
6 5 (0.54%) SCCM
6 5 (0.54%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.43%) Webmin
7 4 (0.43%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.22%) Ansible
8 2 (0.22%) SCOM
8 2 (0.22%) Cacti
8 2 (0.22%) OpenNMS
8 2 (0.22%) Plesk
8 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.11%) Opsview
9 1 (0.11%) cPanel
Vendors
1 160 (17.28%) Zend
2 100 (10.80%) Oracle
3 81 (8.75%) Microsoft
4 40 (4.32%) Twitter
5 39 (4.21%) Red Hat
5 39 (4.21%) VMware
6 32 (3.46%) Adobe
7 28 (3.02%) Facebook
8 23 (2.48%) EPiServer
9 21 (2.27%) IBM
10 18 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (1.84%) Sitecore
12 16 (1.73%) Eloqua
13 9 (0.97%) Rackspace
14 8 (0.86%) Google
14 8 (0.86%) Sybase
15 7 (0.76%) Teradata
15 7 (0.76%) RainStor
16 6 (0.65%) Perforce
17 5 (0.54%) New Relic
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits AND bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £35,300 to £40,351 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £38k + pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago