The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 64 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 9 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.52% 2.31% 4.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.57% 5.59% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 16
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
197 161 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 55.18% 41.39% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134 144 94
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MySQL
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Portsmouth

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 22 (91.67%) PHP
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) OO
5 7 (29.17%) Advertising
5 7 (29.17%) Zend
6 6 (25.00%) PHP5
6 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) OOP
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) E-Learning
8 4 (16.67%) BT
8 4 (16.67%) Python
8 4 (16.67%) Perl
8 4 (16.67%) Node.js
8 4 (16.67%) Clojure
8 4 (16.67%) Learning Management System
8 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
8 4 (16.67%) jQuery
8 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
8 4 (16.67%) Golang
9 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.50%) Laravel
9 3 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
9 3 (12.50%) Email Marketing
9 3 (12.50%) Symfony
9 3 (12.50%) Marketing
9 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (16.67%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Moodle
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.17%) Redis
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JUnit
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (29.17%) Advertising
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) PHP Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 6 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Perl Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Perl Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Graduate PHP Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Cloud Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) HTML
1 15 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (16.67%) jQuery
2 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 3 (12.50%) Laravel
3 3 (12.50%) Symfony
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
4 2 (8.33%) Yii
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) RESTful
4 2 (8.33%) CakePHP
4 2 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) E-Learning
1 4 (16.67%) Learning Management System
2 2 (8.33%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) OO
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) OOP
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
4 3 (12.50%) Email Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Data Security
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) PHP
2 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) PHP5
4 4 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Perl
4 4 (16.67%) Clojure
4 4 (16.67%) Golang
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) Erlang
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Zend
2 4 (16.67%) BT
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle