The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 75 40 83
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +43
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 90 144 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.43% 4.74% 2.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.93% 13.24% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 66 120 67
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1135 1088 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.68% 35.84% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 741 715 681
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MySQL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Scotland

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Scotland

MySQL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 39 £32,500 -21.68% 10
Edinburgh -46 24 £36,750 -6.96% 9
Dundee +6 18 £35,000 -4.10%
Aberdeen +16 5 £30,500 -14.08%
West Lothian +1 1 £22,500 -37.50%
Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £34,000 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 116 (62.70%) PHP
2 113 (61.08%) JavaScript
3 109 (58.92%) Linux
4 96 (51.89%) HTML
5 92 (49.73%) CSS
6 87 (47.03%) OO
7 80 (43.24%) Java
8 60 (32.43%) OOP
9 59 (31.89%) Apache
10 56 (30.27%) MVC
11 49 (26.49%) Relational Database
12 48 (25.95%) Oracle
13 44 (23.78%) SQL
14 37 (20.00%) Python
14 37 (20.00%) Web Development
14 37 (20.00%) jQuery
15 35 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (18.38%) Software Engineering
16 34 (18.38%) HTML5
17 31 (16.76%) Ruby
17 31 (16.76%) TDD
18 30 (16.22%) Degree
19 29 (15.68%) Spring
19 29 (15.68%) Web Services
20 28 (15.14%) SQL Server
20 28 (15.14%) Hibernate
21 27 (14.59%) Windows
22 25 (13.51%) XML
22 25 (13.51%) RDBMS
23 23 (12.43%) E-Commerce

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 59 (31.89%) Apache
2 20 (10.81%) Drupal
3 16 (8.65%) Tomcat
3 16 (8.65%) CMS
4 13 (7.03%) IIS
5 11 (5.95%) nginx
6 7 (3.78%) MS Exchange
7 6 (3.24%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.24%) Lync
8 5 (2.70%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.70%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.16%) SugarCRM
9 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (2.16%) Alfresco
9 4 (2.16%) Node.js
9 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.62%) WordPress
10 3 (1.62%) Joomla!
10 3 (1.62%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.08%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.16%) SaaS
2 3 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.62%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.08%) Route 53
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.54%) Heroku
4 1 (0.54%) PaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.54%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.78%) DNS
3 6 (3.24%) Internet
4 5 (2.70%) VoIP
5 4 (2.16%) SMTP
5 4 (2.16%) HTTP
5 4 (2.16%) SSL
5 4 (2.16%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (1.62%) Firewall
6 3 (1.62%) Intranet
7 2 (1.08%) Broadband
7 2 (1.08%) WAN
7 2 (1.08%) PBX
7 2 (1.08%) DHCP
7 2 (1.08%) VPN
7 2 (1.08%) SAN
7 2 (1.08%) Extranet
7 2 (1.08%) IPsec
8 1 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.54%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (26.49%) Relational Database
2 28 (15.14%) SQL Server
3 25 (13.51%) RDBMS
4 20 (10.81%) Oracle Database
5 19 (10.27%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (7.57%) NoSQL
7 11 (5.95%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.24%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.24%) Big Data
9 4 (2.16%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.08%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (12.43%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.27%) Subversion
3 10 (5.41%) Jasmine
4 9 (4.86%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.32%) Maven
6 7 (3.78%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.78%) Mercurial
7 6 (3.24%) Ant
7 6 (3.24%) RSpec
8 4 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.16%) Selenium
8 4 (2.16%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (1.62%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.62%) JUnit
10 2 (1.08%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.08%) RubyMine
10 2 (1.08%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.08%) Mockito
General
1 13 (7.03%) Games
2 11 (5.95%) Finance
3 5 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.16%) Banking
5 3 (1.62%) Marketing
5 3 (1.62%) Dutch Language
5 3 (1.62%) French Language
5 3 (1.62%) German Language
5 3 (1.62%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 129 (69.73%) Developer
2 35 (18.92%) PHP Developer
3 29 (15.68%) Senior Developer
4 21 (11.35%) Software Developer
5 18 (9.73%) Software Engineer
5 18 (9.73%) Java Developer
6 17 (9.19%) Web Developer
7 13 (7.03%) UI Developer
7 13 (7.03%) UI Programmer
8 10 (5.41%) Senior PHP Developer
9 9 (4.86%) Programmer
10 8 (4.32%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.78%) Server Engineer
11 7 (3.78%) Junior
12 6 (3.24%) Ruby Developer
12 6 (3.24%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 5 (2.70%) Drupal Developer
13 5 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 5 (2.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (51.89%) HTML
2 92 (49.73%) CSS
3 37 (20.00%) jQuery
4 34 (18.38%) HTML5
5 29 (15.68%) Spring
5 29 (15.68%) Web Services
6 28 (15.14%) Hibernate
7 25 (13.51%) XML
8 23 (12.43%) Backbone.js
9 22 (11.89%) CSS3
9 22 (11.89%) SOAP
10 20 (10.81%) JSON
11 18 (9.73%) LAMP
12 15 (8.11%) .NET
13 14 (7.57%) Symfony
14 11 (5.95%) CodeIgniter
15 10 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
16 9 (4.86%) XHTML
16 9 (4.86%) J2EE
17 8 (4.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.43%) Open Source
2 16 (8.65%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.03%) Graphic Design
3 13 (7.03%) Digital Media
4 9 (4.86%) Replication
5 6 (3.24%) Mobile Games
5 6 (3.24%) Social Gaming
6 5 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.70%) E-Learning
7 4 (2.16%) GIS
7 4 (2.16%) Statistics
7 4 (2.16%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.16%) Social Media
8 2 (1.08%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.08%) Online Games
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Wiki
9 1 (0.54%) VLE
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 109 (58.92%) Linux
2 27 (14.59%) Windows
3 21 (11.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (10.27%) UNIX
5 18 (9.73%) Android
6 15 (8.11%) Apple iOS
7 13 (7.03%) Ubuntu
7 13 (7.03%) Solaris
8 12 (6.49%) CentOS
9 9 (4.86%) Debian
10 8 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (3.78%) AIX
12 6 (3.24%) Mac OS X
13 5 (2.70%) OpenSolaris
14 3 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
15 2 (1.08%) Windows Vista
15 2 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (47.03%) OO
2 60 (32.43%) OOP
3 56 (30.27%) MVC
4 37 (20.00%) Web Development
5 35 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (18.38%) Software Engineering
7 31 (16.76%) TDD
8 23 (12.43%) E-Commerce
9 19 (10.27%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (7.57%) Android Development
10 14 (7.57%) iOS Development
11 12 (6.49%) OO PHP
12 11 (5.95%) Scrum
13 9 (4.86%) Automated Testing
13 9 (4.86%) OOD
14 8 (4.32%) Project Management
14 8 (4.32%) Web Design
15 7 (3.78%) BDD
15 7 (3.78%) Time Management
15 7 (3.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 116 (62.70%) PHP
2 113 (61.08%) JavaScript
3 80 (43.24%) Java
4 44 (23.78%) SQL
5 37 (20.00%) Python
6 31 (16.76%) Ruby
7 16 (8.65%) C#
7 16 (8.65%) C++
8 15 (8.11%) Perl
9 10 (5.41%) PHP5
10 8 (4.32%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.24%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.24%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (2.16%) Jython
12 4 (2.16%) Groovy
13 3 (1.62%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (1.62%) C
13 3 (1.62%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.62%) VB
13 3 (1.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (16.22%) Degree
2 6 (3.24%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.70%) vSphere
2 5 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.54%) Gluster
4 1 (0.54%) Openswan
4 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.54%) Postfix
4 1 (0.54%) XenApp
4 1 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.54%) KVM
4 1 (0.54%) Docker
4 1 (0.54%) Squid
4 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (5.95%) Puppet
2 6 (3.24%) Nagios
2 6 (3.24%) Vagrant
2 6 (3.24%) Ansible
3 5 (2.70%) Capistrano
3 5 (2.70%) Cacti
4 4 (2.16%) Munin
5 1 (0.54%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.54%) SCCM
5 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (25.95%) Oracle
2 21 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.73%) Red Hat
4 16 (8.65%) Zend
5 14 (7.57%) VMware
6 13 (7.03%) JBoss
7 6 (3.24%) Cisco
7 6 (3.24%) NetApp
8 5 (2.70%) Facebook
8 5 (2.70%) Twitter
8 5 (2.70%) Veeam
8 5 (2.70%) Dell
9 4 (2.16%) Google
9 4 (2.16%) Jaspersoft
9 4 (2.16%) Talend
10 3 (1.62%) Sybase
11 2 (1.08%) Citrix
11 2 (1.08%) Adobe
11 2 (1.08%) Greenplum
12 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
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