The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 36 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 41 87 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.84% 9.54% 7.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.52% 26.44% 19.36%
Number of salaries quoted 37 79 56
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
234 329 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.33% 36.07% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 206 309 319
Average salary £45,000 £44,572 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MySQL
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Oxford

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Oxford

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 91 (75.21%) PHP
2 74 (61.16%) JavaScript
3 69 (57.02%) HTML
4 65 (53.72%) CSS
5 46 (38.02%) Linux
6 38 (31.40%) jQuery
7 35 (28.93%) OO
8 33 (27.27%) .NET
9 30 (24.79%) Java
10 28 (23.14%) Git (software)
11 26 (21.49%) Apache
12 22 (18.18%) LAMP
12 22 (18.18%) Computer Science
13 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (17.36%) C#
14 20 (16.53%) Ruby
15 19 (15.70%) SQL
15 19 (15.70%) Python
16 18 (14.88%) SQL Server
16 18 (14.88%) Unit Testing
17 17 (14.05%) Degree
17 17 (14.05%) Subversion
17 17 (14.05%) MVC
18 16 (13.22%) Debian
18 16 (13.22%) Perl
18 16 (13.22%) QA
18 16 (13.22%) HTML5
19 14 (11.57%) CSS3
19 14 (11.57%) Mercurial
19 14 (11.57%) Ajax

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 26 (21.49%) Apache
2 14 (11.57%) CMS
3 12 (9.92%) Drupal
3 12 (9.92%) nginx
4 8 (6.61%) WordPress
4 8 (6.61%) IIS
5 6 (4.96%) ColdFusion
6 4 (3.31%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (11.57%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (2.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) GitHub
2 6 (4.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.74%) HTTP
2 4 (3.31%) Firewall
3 2 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.65%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) MS Access
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) QlikView
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (23.14%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.05%) Subversion
3 14 (11.57%) Mercurial
4 6 (4.96%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.31%) JIRA
5 4 (3.31%) Selenium
6 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (9.09%) Publishing
1 11 (9.09%) Marketing
2 5 (4.13%) Advertising
3 1 (0.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Local Government
3 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 86 (71.07%) Developer
2 35 (28.93%) PHP Developer
3 25 (20.66%) Web Developer
4 16 (13.22%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (13.22%) Administrator
5 14 (11.57%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.92%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 10 (8.26%) Senior Developer
9 9 (7.44%) Architect
9 9 (7.44%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.44%) Java Developer
9 9 (7.44%) .NET Developer
9 9 (7.44%) Team Leader
10 8 (6.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (6.61%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (6.61%) Senior PHP Developer
10 8 (6.61%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 8 (6.61%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (6.61%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (57.02%) HTML
2 65 (53.72%) CSS
3 38 (31.40%) jQuery
4 33 (27.27%) .NET
5 22 (18.18%) LAMP
6 16 (13.22%) HTML5
7 14 (11.57%) CSS3
7 14 (11.57%) Ajax
8 13 (10.74%) Symfony
9 11 (9.09%) Laravel
9 11 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (8.26%) Backbone.js
11 9 (7.44%) Spring
11 9 (7.44%) CodeIgniter
11 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET
11 9 (7.44%) XML
12 7 (5.79%) SOAP
13 6 (4.96%) Classic ASP
13 6 (4.96%) JSON
13 6 (4.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.44%) Open Source
3 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.31%) User Experience
6 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Replication
8 1 (0.83%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.83%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.02%) Linux
2 16 (13.22%) Debian
3 12 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (8.26%) Windows
5 7 (5.79%) UNIX
6 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) OO
2 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.88%) Unit Testing
4 17 (14.05%) MVC
5 14 (11.57%) CRM
6 12 (9.92%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.09%) Web Development
8 10 (8.26%) TDD
8 10 (8.26%) DevOps
9 9 (7.44%) OOP
10 8 (6.61%) OO PHP
11 7 (5.79%) OOD
11 7 (5.79%) Software Architecture
12 6 (4.96%) E-Commerce
13 5 (4.13%) B2B
13 5 (4.13%) Configuration Management
13 5 (4.13%) Project Management
13 5 (4.13%) Content Management
14 4 (3.31%) Automated Testing
14 4 (3.31%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (75.21%) PHP
2 74 (61.16%) JavaScript
3 30 (24.79%) Java
4 21 (17.36%) C#
5 20 (16.53%) Ruby
6 19 (15.70%) Python
6 19 (15.70%) SQL
7 16 (13.22%) Perl
8 8 (6.61%) PHP5
9 6 (4.96%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.13%) ActionScript
10 5 (4.13%) VBScript
10 5 (4.13%) C++
11 3 (2.48%) C
12 2 (1.65%) VB
12 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.65%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (3.31%) ISEB
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.22%) QA
2 4 (3.31%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (9.92%) Xen
1 12 (9.92%) XenServer
2 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.65%) Dovecot
3 2 (1.65%) Kamailio
3 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) Puppet
2 2 (1.65%) Nagios
2 2 (1.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (11.57%) Citrix
2 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.92%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.96%) Adobe
5 5 (4.13%) BT
6 4 (3.31%) Zend
7 3 (2.48%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.48%) Oracle
7 3 (2.48%) SAP
8 2 (1.65%) Cisco
8 2 (1.65%) Twitter
8 2 (1.65%) New Relic
8 2 (1.65%) Akamai
8 2 (1.65%) Percona
9 1 (0.83%) Facebook
9 1 (0.83%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.83%) Google
9 1 (0.83%) Apple
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