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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 73 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 82 114 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.60% 2.85% 3.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.65% 9.07% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 64 95 95
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
948 1257 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.11% 31.48% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 588 863 630
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 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 24 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
Edinburgh +16 41 £37,250 -6.87% 14
Glasgow -5 30 £35,000 - 5
Dundee +2 7 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Aberdeen +13 1 £37,500 +11.94%
Highlands - 1 - -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 86 (50.89%) PHP
2 82 (48.52%) JavaScript
3 76 (44.97%) HTML
4 75 (44.38%) Linux
5 73 (43.20%) CSS
6 59 (34.91%) Java
7 51 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (24.85%) jQuery
9 41 (24.26%) OO
10 40 (23.67%) Relational Database
11 35 (20.71%) HTML5
11 35 (20.71%) Degree
11 35 (20.71%) SQL Server
12 34 (20.12%) Oracle
13 32 (18.93%) TDD
14 31 (18.34%) Apache
14 31 (18.34%) MVC
15 27 (15.98%) SQL
15 27 (15.98%) Perl
15 27 (15.98%) Ruby
16 26 (15.38%) Git (software)
16 26 (15.38%) RDBMS
17 24 (14.20%) Drupal
18 23 (13.61%) Computer Science
18 23 (13.61%) CMS
19 22 (13.02%) UNIX
20 21 (12.43%) XML
21 20 (11.83%) C#
21 20 (11.83%) .NET
21 20 (11.83%) Python

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 31 (18.34%) Apache
2 24 (14.20%) Drupal
3 23 (13.61%) CMS
4 17 (10.06%) WordPress
5 16 (9.47%) Tomcat
6 13 (7.69%) JBoss
7 5 (2.96%) Umbraco
8 4 (2.37%) Joomla!
8 4 (2.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (2.37%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (1.78%) Node.js
9 3 (1.78%) Moodle
10 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.59%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.59%) nginx
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.78%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (7.10%) Magento
2 6 (3.55%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.37%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.51%) Internet
2 6 (3.55%) SAN
3 5 (2.96%) HTTP
4 2 (1.18%) SNMP
4 2 (1.18%) LAN
4 2 (1.18%) WAN
5 1 (0.59%) SMTP
5 1 (0.59%) Intranet
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) VPN
5 1 (0.59%) DNS
5 1 (0.59%) SSL
5 1 (0.59%) Firewall
5 1 (0.59%) VLAN
5 1 (0.59%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.67%) Relational Database
2 35 (20.71%) SQL Server
3 26 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 15 (8.88%) Oracle Database
5 12 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.92%) NoSQL
7 9 (5.33%) Datomic
8 8 (4.73%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (4.14%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (3.55%) MarkLogic
10 6 (3.55%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (3.55%) TimesTen
11 5 (2.96%) Big Data
11 5 (2.96%) DB2
12 2 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.18%) Pentaho
13 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.59%) Informix
Development Applications
1 26 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.14%) Subversion
2 7 (4.14%) Maven
3 4 (2.37%) Selenium
3 4 (2.37%) RSpec
3 4 (2.37%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 3 (1.78%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.18%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.18%) JUnit
5 2 (1.18%) JMeter
5 2 (1.18%) HttpUnit
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.59%) PhpStorm
General
1 17 (10.06%) Finance
2 6 (3.55%) Retail
2 6 (3.55%) Marketing
3 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.37%) Games
3 4 (2.37%) Banking
4 2 (1.18%) German Language
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 118 (69.82%) Developer
2 40 (23.67%) PHP Developer
3 24 (14.20%) Web Developer
4 22 (13.02%) Java Developer
5 20 (11.83%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.51%) DBA
7 9 (5.33%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.33%) AWS Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Lead Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Administrator
9 7 (4.14%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (3.55%) Analyst
10 6 (3.55%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.96%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.37%) .NET Developer
12 4 (2.37%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (2.37%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (44.97%) HTML
2 73 (43.20%) CSS
3 42 (24.85%) jQuery
4 35 (20.71%) HTML5
5 21 (12.43%) XML
6 20 (11.83%) .NET
6 20 (11.83%) CSS3
7 19 (11.24%) Web Services
8 16 (9.47%) Ruby on Rails
9 15 (8.88%) LAMP
9 15 (8.88%) Spring
10 13 (7.69%) Hibernate
10 13 (7.69%) SOAP
11 11 (6.51%) Servlets
11 11 (6.51%) ASP.NET
12 9 (5.33%) J2EE
12 9 (5.33%) Java EE
13 8 (4.73%) WCF
13 8 (4.73%) REST
14 7 (4.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.61%) Computer Science
2 18 (10.65%) Open Source
3 14 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.10%) User Experience
5 9 (5.33%) Semantic Web
5 9 (5.33%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.73%) Social Media
7 4 (2.37%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.37%) Photography
8 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.18%) Blog
8 2 (1.18%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.18%) VLE
8 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.18%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.59%) New Media
9 1 (0.59%) Statistics
9 1 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 75 (44.38%) Linux
2 22 (13.02%) UNIX
3 16 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (8.28%) Windows
4 14 (8.28%) Android
5 11 (6.51%) Debian
6 7 (4.14%) Solaris
7 5 (2.96%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.37%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.37%) CentOS
9 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.18%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (24.26%) OO
3 32 (18.93%) TDD
4 31 (18.34%) MVC
5 20 (11.83%) Software Engineering
6 19 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (9.47%) Web Development
8 11 (6.51%) Web Application Development
8 11 (6.51%) Mentoring
9 10 (5.92%) DevOps
9 10 (5.92%) Android Development
9 10 (5.92%) Automated Testing
9 10 (5.92%) Scrum
10 9 (5.33%) OOP
10 9 (5.33%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.33%) Functional Programming
11 8 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (4.73%) Project Management
11 8 (4.73%) Content Management
12 7 (4.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 86 (50.89%) PHP
2 82 (48.52%) JavaScript
3 59 (34.91%) Java
4 27 (15.98%) Perl
4 27 (15.98%) SQL
4 27 (15.98%) Ruby
5 20 (11.83%) Python
5 20 (11.83%) C#
6 13 (7.69%) PHP5
7 12 (7.10%) C++
8 9 (5.33%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.33%) Clojure
9 7 (4.14%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.55%) Bourne shell
10 6 (3.55%) AWK
10 6 (3.55%) sed
11 3 (1.78%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.18%) C
13 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (20.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) CCNA
2 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.73%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.14%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.78%) NFS
3 2 (1.18%) Samba
3 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.59%) vSphere
4 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (4.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (4.14%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.78%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.78%) Puppet
2 3 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.18%) Nagios
4 1 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 34 (20.12%) Oracle
2 14 (8.28%) Red Hat
3 10 (5.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.33%) Sybase
5 7 (4.14%) VMware
6 6 (3.55%) Vertica
6 6 (3.55%) MapR
7 4 (2.37%) Appcelerator
7 4 (2.37%) Zend
8 3 (1.78%) Adobe
9 2 (1.18%) Hyland
9 2 (1.18%) Cisco
9 2 (1.18%) Splunk
9 2 (1.18%) Talend
10 1 (0.59%) Twitter
10 1 (0.59%) Blackboard
10 1 (0.59%) Alterian
10 1 (0.59%) Business Objects
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