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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 70 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 90 100 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.90% 3.03% 3.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.54% 10.10% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 70 78 74
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £45,000 £42,500
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
943 990 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.35% 30.03% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 648 700 697
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 0 44 £30,750 -12.14% 6
Glasgow +7 31 £35,000 -12.50% 8
West Lothian - 5 £37,500 -
Aberdeen +1 2 £31,750 -19.10% 1
Dundee +7 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 £35,000 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £23,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
East Lothian - 1 £20,500 -
Fife - 1 - -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 94 (52.22%) JavaScript
2 89 (49.44%) PHP
2 89 (49.44%) HTML
3 83 (46.11%) CSS
4 80 (44.44%) OO
5 72 (40.00%) Linux
6 65 (36.11%) Java
7 57 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (30.00%) jQuery
9 50 (27.78%) Relational Database
10 49 (27.22%) Degree
11 42 (23.33%) TDD
11 42 (23.33%) SQL Server
12 40 (22.22%) MVC
13 38 (21.11%) SQL
14 37 (20.56%) Software Engineering
15 36 (20.00%) Apache
16 31 (17.22%) Oracle
16 31 (17.22%) Drupal
16 31 (17.22%) Git (software)
17 29 (16.11%) Ruby
18 28 (15.56%) Computer Science
18 28 (15.56%) HTML5
19 27 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (15.00%) RDBMS
20 25 (13.89%) Web Services
20 25 (13.89%) C#
21 23 (12.78%) OOP
21 23 (12.78%) CMS
22 21 (11.67%) Tomcat

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 36 (20.00%) Apache
2 31 (17.22%) Drupal
3 23 (12.78%) CMS
4 21 (11.67%) Tomcat
5 18 (10.00%) WordPress
6 14 (7.78%) IIS
7 9 (5.00%) JBoss
8 6 (3.33%) ExpressionEngine
9 5 (2.78%) nginx
10 4 (2.22%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.67%) Moodle
11 3 (1.67%) Joomla!
11 3 (1.67%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.56%) Lync
12 1 (0.56%) Node.js
12 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.56%) ColdFusion MX
12 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.67%) MS Office
1 3 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.22%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.78%) Internet
2 4 (2.22%) Intranet
3 3 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.67%) DNS
4 2 (1.11%) SMTP
4 2 (1.11%) HTTP
5 1 (0.56%) LAN
5 1 (0.56%) WAN
5 1 (0.56%) SSL
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
5 1 (0.56%) Extranet
5 1 (0.56%) VLAN
5 1 (0.56%) Network Security
5 1 (0.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 42 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 27 (15.00%) RDBMS
4 11 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.00%) Datomic
5 9 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.78%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.22%) Big Data
9 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.11%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.11%) DB2
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.56%) Redis
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 31 (17.22%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.22%) Subversion
3 8 (4.44%) Cucumber
4 7 (3.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (2.78%) Hudson
5 5 (2.78%) RSpec
5 5 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.78%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.22%) JUnit
6 4 (2.22%) Selenium
6 4 (2.22%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.67%) Maven
8 2 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.11%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.11%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.56%) JMeter
General
1 10 (5.56%) Marketing
2 4 (2.22%) Finance
3 3 (1.67%) Local Government
4 2 (1.11%) Games
4 2 (1.11%) Retail
4 2 (1.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 129 (71.67%) Developer
2 43 (23.89%) PHP Developer
3 25 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 21 (11.67%) Web Developer
5 18 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 16 (8.89%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.67%) Junior
7 12 (6.67%) Lead Developer
8 10 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Drupal Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Analyst
10 7 (3.89%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.33%) Junior Developer
11 6 (3.33%) Lead PHP Developer
12 5 (2.78%) Junior Software Engineer
12 5 (2.78%) Ruby Developer
12 5 (2.78%) Performance Analyst
12 5 (2.78%) PHP Web Developer
12 5 (2.78%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (49.44%) HTML
2 83 (46.11%) CSS
3 54 (30.00%) jQuery
4 28 (15.56%) HTML5
5 25 (13.89%) Web Services
6 20 (11.11%) .NET
7 18 (10.00%) SOAP
7 18 (10.00%) XML
7 18 (10.00%) LAMP
8 17 (9.44%) Ruby on Rails
9 16 (8.89%) Flash
10 13 (7.22%) XHTML
10 13 (7.22%) JSP
10 13 (7.22%) ASP.NET
10 13 (7.22%) Spring
11 12 (6.67%) Servlets
12 11 (6.11%) CGI
12 11 (6.11%) CSS3
13 10 (5.56%) REST
13 10 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.44%) Open Source
3 13 (7.22%) Mobile App
4 12 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.11%) User Experience
6 9 (5.00%) Social Media
6 9 (5.00%) Semantic Web
7 6 (3.33%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.22%) Replication
9 3 (1.67%) Photography
9 3 (1.67%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.11%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.11%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.11%) VLE
10 2 (1.11%) Social Gaming
10 2 (1.11%) Mobile Games
10 2 (1.11%) Blog
10 2 (1.11%) Online Games
11 1 (0.56%) New Media
11 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 72 (40.00%) Linux
2 20 (11.11%) Android
3 18 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (8.33%) Windows
5 14 (7.78%) UNIX
6 13 (7.22%) Debian
7 10 (5.56%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.22%) CentOS
8 4 (2.22%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.67%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.11%) Solaris
10 2 (1.11%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.56%) OpenSolaris
11 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (44.44%) OO
2 57 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (23.33%) TDD
4 40 (22.22%) MVC
5 37 (20.56%) Software Engineering
6 27 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.78%) OOP
8 19 (10.56%) Web Development
9 16 (8.89%) DevOps
10 15 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 14 (7.78%) Android Development
11 14 (7.78%) Mentoring
12 13 (7.22%) Scrum
13 9 (5.00%) SEO
13 9 (5.00%) Project Management
13 9 (5.00%) Functional Programming
13 9 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 7 (3.89%) BDD
14 7 (3.89%) iOS Development
14 7 (3.89%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 94 (52.22%) JavaScript
2 89 (49.44%) PHP
3 65 (36.11%) Java
4 38 (21.11%) SQL
5 29 (16.11%) Ruby
6 25 (13.89%) C#
7 21 (11.67%) PHP5
8 19 (10.56%) Python
9 18 (10.00%) Perl
10 12 (6.67%) C++
11 9 (5.00%) Clojure
12 6 (3.33%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (1.11%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (1.11%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.11%) Jython
14 2 (1.11%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.56%) VBA
15 1 (0.56%) Groovy
15 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (27.22%) Degree
2 3 (1.67%) RHCE
3 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.22%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.11%) NFS
2 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.11%) Samba
2 2 (1.11%) vSphere
2 2 (1.11%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) Puppet
1 7 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.22%) Nagios
2 4 (2.22%) Capistrano
3 3 (1.67%) Cacti
3 3 (1.67%) Munin
3 3 (1.67%) Ansible
3 3 (1.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.56%) Graphite
4 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (17.22%) Oracle
2 14 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.89%) Appcelerator
5 4 (2.22%) VMware
6 2 (1.11%) Sybase
6 2 (1.11%) Cisco
6 2 (1.11%) Adobe
6 2 (1.11%) Zend
7 1 (0.56%) Veeam
7 1 (0.56%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.56%) Dell
7 1 (0.56%) NetApp
7 1 (0.56%) Hyland
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pertemps Recruitment Partnership
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Fantastic Holiday Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 45k+ bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Amazon
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Plus Standard Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Asssociates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Glasgow
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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