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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 47 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 6 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.98% 5.74% 8.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.94% 16.67% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 16
Average salary £23,000 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% +21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
101 114 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 33.33% 34.44% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 94 101 61
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (78.95%) PHP
2 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) CSS
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Photoshop
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) jQuery
5 8 (42.11%) HTML5
6 7 (36.84%) Fireworks
6 7 (36.84%) Subversion
7 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (31.58%) TDD
7 6 (31.58%) SQLite
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
7 6 (31.58%) JIRA
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) SEO
7 6 (31.58%) Bugzilla
7 6 (31.58%) Adobe
7 6 (31.58%) UML
7 6 (31.58%) Software Architecture
7 6 (31.58%) Redmine
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) OOP
8 4 (21.05%) OO
8 4 (21.05%) C++
8 4 (21.05%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) W3C
8 4 (21.05%) XHTML

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (21.05%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Drupal
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Photoshop
2 7 (36.84%) Fireworks
3 4 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
1 3 (15.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQLite
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Subversion
2 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) Bugzilla
2 6 (31.58%) Redmine
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (15.79%) Multimedia
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Web Developer
3 6 (31.58%) PHP Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C++ Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (10.53%) PHP Zend Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (10.53%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) CSS
1 12 (63.16%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
2 8 (42.11%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) CSS3
3 4 (21.05%) XHTML
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
5 2 (10.53%) Sass
5 2 (10.53%) Zend Framework
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) Symfony
6 1 (5.26%) .NET
6 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) W3C
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) SEO
2 6 (31.58%) Software Architecture
2 6 (31.58%) UML
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) OOP
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Information Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (15.79%) Graceful Degradation
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) PHP
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) PHP5
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) Zend
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle