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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 48 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 5 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.48% 3.10% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.79% 6.25% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 6
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
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
132 224 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.05% 49.67% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 115 163 153
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 4 August 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 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) HTML
4 10 (76.92%) CSS
5 8 (61.54%) HTML5
6 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
6 7 (53.85%) Adobe
6 7 (53.85%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (53.85%) XHTML
6 7 (53.85%) W3C
6 7 (53.85%) Fireworks
6 7 (53.85%) SEO
6 7 (53.85%) CMS
6 7 (53.85%) Content Management
7 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) OOP
7 5 (38.46%) Subversion
7 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
8 4 (30.77%) User Experience
8 4 (30.77%) CSS3
8 4 (30.77%) Information Architecture
8 4 (30.77%) Graceful Degradation
8 4 (30.77%) Multimedia
8 4 (30.77%) Progressive Enhancement
8 4 (30.77%) SSH
8 4 (30.77%) DNS
8 4 (30.77%) SSL
9 3 (23.08%) OO
9 3 (23.08%) Apache

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (53.85%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Photoshop
1 7 (53.85%) Fireworks
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
1 4 (30.77%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
3 7 (53.85%) XHTML
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Laravel
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) LAMP
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) Symfony
6 2 (15.38%) CakePHP
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) W3C
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) CentOS
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) SEO
1 7 (53.85%) Content Management
2 5 (38.46%) OOP
2 5 (38.46%) OO PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Information Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Progressive Enhancement
3 4 (30.77%) Graceful Degradation
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) PHP5
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe