The first table below looks at the demand for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 28 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.60% 3.13% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 11.54% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
54 78 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 28.88% 27.08% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 49
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the Northern Ireland region.

MySQL Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) Apache
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) Node.js
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) JSF
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) HSQLDB
5 3 (37.50%) JSTL
5 3 (37.50%) Struts2
5 3 (37.50%) Ruby
5 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) System Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Time Management
5 3 (37.50%) nginx
5 3 (37.50%) JSP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) Modbus
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (37.50%) HSQLDB
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) JSF
2 3 (37.50%) JSTL
2 3 (37.50%) Struts2
2 3 (37.50%) JSP
2 3 (37.50%) Servlets
2 3 (37.50%) Struts
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft