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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 93 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 68 122 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.13% 3.17% 3.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.42% 10.21% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 46 102 90
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £42,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
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
917 1195 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.74% 31.04% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 570 803 616
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,150 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 -16 29 £35,000 - 8
Edinburgh -10 25 £30,250 -23.41% 9
West Lothian +1 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Aberdeen +3 3 £37,500 +7.91%
Dundee -3 2 £37,500 -4.45% 2
Stirling -11 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £23,000 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 83 (55.70%) JavaScript
1 83 (55.70%) PHP
2 74 (49.66%) CSS
3 73 (48.99%) HTML
4 57 (38.26%) Linux
5 46 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (27.52%) Java
7 40 (26.85%) jQuery
8 38 (25.50%) OO
9 34 (22.82%) SQL Server
10 33 (22.15%) HTML5
11 30 (20.13%) MVC
12 29 (19.46%) Ruby
12 29 (19.46%) Degree
13 28 (18.79%) TDD
13 28 (18.79%) Relational Database
14 26 (17.45%) Oracle
15 25 (16.78%) Drupal
16 24 (16.11%) SQL
16 24 (16.11%) CMS
17 22 (14.77%) Git (software)
18 21 (14.09%) UNIX
18 21 (14.09%) Apache
19 20 (13.42%) Perl
19 20 (13.42%) Python
20 19 (12.75%) RDBMS
20 19 (12.75%) WordPress
21 18 (12.08%) C#
21 18 (12.08%) .NET
21 18 (12.08%) Continuous Integration

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 25 (16.78%) Drupal
2 24 (16.11%) CMS
3 21 (14.09%) Apache
4 19 (12.75%) WordPress
5 7 (4.70%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.70%) JBoss
6 5 (3.36%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (2.68%) Umbraco
8 3 (2.01%) Joomla!
8 3 (2.01%) Node.js
8 3 (2.01%) Moodle
9 2 (1.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.67%) nginx
10 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS Office
1 3 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (8.05%) Magento
2 6 (4.03%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.36%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.03%) SAN
2 5 (3.36%) Internet
3 3 (2.01%) HTTP
4 2 (1.34%) LAN
4 2 (1.34%) WAN
5 1 (0.67%) SMTP
5 1 (0.67%) Intranet
5 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.67%) VPN
5 1 (0.67%) DNS
5 1 (0.67%) SSL
5 1 (0.67%) Firewall
5 1 (0.67%) VLAN
5 1 (0.67%) Network Security
5 1 (0.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.82%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.79%) Relational Database
3 19 (12.75%) RDBMS
4 16 (10.74%) Oracle Database
5 9 (6.04%) Datomic
5 9 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (5.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (4.03%) MarkLogic
8 6 (4.03%) MongoDB
8 6 (4.03%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (4.03%) TimesTen
9 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
9 5 (3.36%) Big Data
10 3 (2.01%) DB2
11 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.34%) Pentaho
11 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (14.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (3.36%) RSpec
3 5 (3.36%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.36%) Subversion
4 4 (2.68%) Selenium
4 4 (2.68%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.34%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.34%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.34%) Maven
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.67%) JUnit
6 1 (0.67%) JMeter
6 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.67%) PhpStorm
General
1 12 (8.05%) Finance
2 6 (4.03%) Retail
2 6 (4.03%) Marketing
3 2 (1.34%) German Language
3 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.34%) Banking
4 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (72.48%) Developer
2 43 (28.86%) PHP Developer
3 22 (14.77%) Web Developer
4 17 (11.41%) Senior Developer
5 11 (7.38%) Lead Developer
5 11 (7.38%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.04%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.04%) DBA
7 7 (4.70%) Administrator
7 7 (4.70%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (4.03%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.03%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.03%) Lead PHP Developer
8 6 (4.03%) AWS Developer
9 5 (3.36%) Applications Developer
9 5 (3.36%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (2.68%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (2.68%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (2.68%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (49.66%) CSS
2 73 (48.99%) HTML
3 40 (26.85%) jQuery
4 33 (22.15%) HTML5
5 18 (12.08%) .NET
6 16 (10.74%) CSS3
7 15 (10.07%) LAMP
7 15 (10.07%) Ruby on Rails
8 11 (7.38%) XML
8 11 (7.38%) ASP.NET
9 10 (6.71%) Flash
10 8 (5.37%) Hibernate
10 8 (5.37%) Web Services
10 8 (5.37%) WCF
11 7 (4.70%) .NET Framework
11 7 (4.70%) Spring
11 7 (4.70%) Django
11 7 (4.70%) Entity Framework
11 7 (4.70%) REST
11 7 (4.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.41%) Computer Science
1 17 (11.41%) Open Source
2 12 (8.05%) User Experience
3 9 (6.04%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.04%) Semantic Web
4 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.70%) Social Media
6 5 (3.36%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.68%) Photography
8 2 (1.34%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.34%) VLE
8 2 (1.34%) Blog
8 2 (1.34%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.67%) W3C
9 1 (0.67%) Replication
9 1 (0.67%) Clustering
9 1 (0.67%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (38.26%) Linux
2 21 (14.09%) UNIX
3 18 (12.08%) Android
4 13 (8.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (8.05%) Windows
6 9 (6.04%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.70%) Solaris
8 6 (4.03%) Debian
9 3 (2.01%) CentOS
9 3 (2.01%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.34%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.34%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.34%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.50%) OO
3 30 (20.13%) MVC
4 28 (18.79%) TDD
5 18 (12.08%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (11.41%) Web Development
7 15 (10.07%) Software Engineering
8 12 (8.05%) Android Development
9 11 (7.38%) DevOps
9 11 (7.38%) Scrum
10 9 (6.04%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.04%) Functional Programming
11 8 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (5.37%) OOP
11 8 (5.37%) Content Management
12 7 (4.70%) Web Application Development
13 6 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (4.03%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (4.03%) iOS Development
13 6 (4.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (55.70%) JavaScript
1 83 (55.70%) PHP
2 41 (27.52%) Java
3 29 (19.46%) Ruby
4 24 (16.11%) SQL
5 20 (13.42%) Perl
5 20 (13.42%) Python
6 18 (12.08%) C#
7 13 (8.72%) PHP5
8 10 (6.71%) C++
9 9 (6.04%) Clojure
10 7 (4.70%) PL/SQL
11 6 (4.03%) AWK
11 6 (4.03%) Bourne shell
11 6 (4.03%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.03%) sed
12 4 (2.68%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (1.34%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.67%) Jython
14 1 (0.67%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 29 (19.46%) Degree
2 2 (1.34%) CCNA
2 2 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) SLA
1 2 (1.34%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.01%) NFS
3 2 (1.34%) Samba
3 2 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.67%) vSphere
4 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (4.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (4.70%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.68%) Capistrano
3 2 (1.34%) Puppet
3 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.67%) Graphite
4 1 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.67%) Nagios
4 1 (0.67%) Munin
Vendors
1 26 (17.45%) Oracle
2 14 (9.40%) Red Hat
3 10 (6.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.04%) Sybase
5 6 (4.03%) Appcelerator
5 6 (4.03%) Vertica
5 6 (4.03%) MapR
6 4 (2.68%) VMware
7 3 (2.01%) Zend
7 3 (2.01%) Adobe
8 2 (1.34%) Cisco
8 2 (1.34%) Hyland
8 2 (1.34%) Talend
9 1 (0.67%) Twitter
9 1 (0.67%) Blackboard
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EPSN Workforce UK Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £34999 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent culture, bonus + benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum £30-50k depending on experience plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
SIMUL8 Corporation
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
RightScale
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago