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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 111 77 72
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -5
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 50 84 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.68% 2.75% 3.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.25% 8.90% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42 62 87
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £26,200 £28,597
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
953 944 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.96% 30.95% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 613 640 707
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +5 37 £42,500 +34.92% 10
Glasgow -34 7 £33,750 -3.57% 3
East Ayrshire - 3 £32,500 -
Aberdeen +15 1 £50,000 +57.48%
Dundee -15 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £36,000 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 81 (47.37%) Linux
2 76 (44.44%) Degree
3 60 (35.09%) Java
4 59 (34.50%) JavaScript
5 53 (30.99%) Apache
6 50 (29.24%) Oracle
7 49 (28.65%) SQL Server
7 49 (28.65%) PHP
8 47 (27.49%) HTML
9 46 (26.90%) Windows
9 46 (26.90%) Relational Database
10 45 (26.32%) SQL
11 44 (25.73%) CSS
12 42 (24.56%) Git (software)
13 41 (23.98%) High Availability
13 41 (23.98%) RDBMS
14 39 (22.81%) LAMP
14 39 (22.81%) Web Services
15 38 (22.22%) Perl
15 38 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 38 (22.22%) Computer Science
16 34 (19.88%) Finance
16 34 (19.88%) OO
17 32 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
18 30 (17.54%) Configuration Management
19 27 (15.79%) Tomcat
19 27 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (15.79%) Software Engineering
19 27 (15.79%) Windows Server
20 26 (15.20%) Analytical Skills

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 53 (30.99%) Apache
2 27 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 16 (9.36%) JBoss
4 13 (7.60%) CMS
5 12 (7.02%) Drupal
6 4 (2.34%) IIS
6 4 (2.34%) nginx
6 4 (2.34%) Node.js
6 4 (2.34%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.34%) WordPress
7 3 (1.75%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.75%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.17%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.58%) Magnolia
9 1 (0.58%) Moodle
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 23 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.85%) Markit EDM
1 10 (5.85%) MultiFonds
1 10 (5.85%) thinkFolio
2 4 (2.34%) Magento
2 4 (2.34%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.45%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.85%) DigitalOcean
3 10 (5.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (3.51%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.58%) Engine Yard
5 1 (0.58%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.19%) Internet
2 13 (7.60%) SAN
3 12 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.85%) LAN
4 10 (5.85%) Multicast
4 10 (5.85%) WAN
5 7 (4.09%) Firewall
6 5 (2.92%) DNS
6 5 (2.92%) SSL
7 3 (1.75%) DHCP
7 3 (1.75%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.75%) InfiniBand
7 3 (1.75%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.75%) LDAP
7 3 (1.75%) NAS
7 3 (1.75%) SNMP
7 3 (1.75%) SSH
8 2 (1.17%) HTTP
8 2 (1.17%) SMTP
9 1 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (28.65%) SQL Server
2 46 (26.90%) Relational Database
3 41 (23.98%) RDBMS
4 32 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.68%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.09%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.51%) Big Data
9 4 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.17%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.17%) OLTP
11 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (24.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.26%) Subversion
3 6 (3.51%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.51%) JIRA
3 6 (3.51%) Mercurial
4 5 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.34%) Maven
5 4 (2.34%) MSBuild
5 4 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (2.34%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.75%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.75%) Bower
6 3 (1.75%) Grunt
6 3 (1.75%) Hudson
6 3 (1.75%) JUnit
6 3 (1.75%) Trac
7 2 (1.17%) Ant
7 2 (1.17%) Selenium
8 1 (0.58%) Gradle
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
General
1 34 (19.88%) Finance
2 24 (14.04%) Banking
3 10 (5.85%) Financial Institution
3 10 (5.85%) Investment Banking
3 10 (5.85%) Private Banking
4 9 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.92%) Marketing
6 4 (2.34%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 81 (47.37%) Developer
2 27 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.04%) PHP Developer
4 20 (11.70%) Senior Developer
5 16 (9.36%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (8.77%) Software Engineer
7 14 (8.19%) Administrator
8 10 (5.85%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (5.85%) Java Engineer
8 10 (5.85%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (5.85%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.26%) Analyst
9 9 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.68%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.68%) DBA
10 8 (4.68%) Senior Java Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (27.49%) HTML
2 44 (25.73%) CSS
3 39 (22.81%) LAMP
3 39 (22.81%) Web Services
4 22 (12.87%) .NET
5 20 (11.70%) HTML5
6 19 (11.11%) SOAP
7 18 (10.53%) JSP
8 17 (9.94%) CSS3
8 17 (9.94%) Servlets
9 16 (9.36%) CGI
9 16 (9.36%) jQuery
10 15 (8.77%) Ajax
11 13 (7.60%) XML
12 12 (7.02%) ASP.NET
13 11 (6.43%) Spring
14 10 (5.85%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.68%) Hibernate
15 8 (4.68%) Symfony
16 7 (4.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (12.87%) Replication
4 21 (12.28%) Data Centre
5 13 (7.60%) Grid Computing
6 8 (4.68%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.51%) EPoS
7 6 (3.51%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.34%) Mobile Games
8 4 (2.34%) Physics
8 4 (2.34%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.34%) User Experience
9 3 (1.75%) EqualLogic
9 3 (1.75%) Health Informatics
9 3 (1.75%) Informatics
9 3 (1.75%) Life Science
9 3 (1.75%) Social Media
10 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 81 (47.37%) Linux
2 46 (26.90%) Windows
3 27 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 22 (12.87%) Debian
4 22 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.51%) Android
5 6 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.51%) CentOS
5 6 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.34%) VMS
7 2 (1.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.98%) High Availability
2 34 (19.88%) OO
3 30 (17.54%) Configuration Management
4 27 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 21 (12.28%) Web Development
6 18 (10.53%) DevOps
7 17 (9.94%) Mentoring
8 16 (9.36%) PRINCE2
8 16 (9.36%) Project Management
9 14 (8.19%) Automated Testing
9 14 (8.19%) Quality Management
10 12 (7.02%) Mobile Development
10 12 (7.02%) Open Source
11 11 (6.43%) People Management
12 10 (5.85%) Electronic Trading
12 10 (5.85%) Investment Management
12 10 (5.85%) ITIL
13 9 (5.26%) MVC
14 8 (4.68%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 60 (35.09%) Java
2 59 (34.50%) JavaScript
3 49 (28.65%) PHP
4 45 (26.32%) SQL
5 38 (22.22%) Perl
6 25 (14.62%) Ruby
7 24 (14.04%) Python
8 22 (12.87%) Bash Shell
9 20 (11.70%) C#
10 11 (6.43%) VB.NET
11 9 (5.26%) VB
12 7 (4.09%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.51%) C++
14 5 (2.92%) PL/SQL
15 4 (2.34%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.17%) C
17 1 (0.58%) Groovy
17 1 (0.58%) Jython
Qualifications
1 76 (44.44%) Degree
2 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.92%) MCSE
4 3 (1.75%) MCITP
4 3 (1.75%) RHCE
5 2 (1.17%) MCSA
5 2 (1.17%) MCTS
6 1 (0.58%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) QA
2 5 (2.92%) SLA
3 4 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.09%) vSphere
2 6 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.92%) NFS
4 3 (1.75%) GPFS
4 3 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.75%) iptables
4 3 (1.75%) Postfix
4 3 (1.75%) Samba
4 3 (1.75%) Varnish
4 3 (1.75%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (12.87%) Puppet
2 18 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.85%) Nagios
4 8 (4.68%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 6 (3.51%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (1.75%) BMC Marimba
6 3 (1.75%) Cacti
6 3 (1.75%) Check_MK
6 3 (1.75%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.75%) yum
7 1 (0.58%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.58%) Munin
Vendors
1 50 (29.24%) Oracle
2 38 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.53%) HP
4 16 (9.36%) VMware
5 13 (7.60%) IBM
6 12 (7.02%) Google
7 11 (6.43%) Rackspace
8 10 (5.85%) Bloomberg
8 10 (5.85%) Calypso
8 10 (5.85%) Charles River
8 10 (5.85%) Fidessa
8 10 (5.85%) Linedata
8 10 (5.85%) Reuters
8 10 (5.85%) Sybase
9 9 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.51%) Dell
11 5 (2.92%) Xamarin
11 5 (2.92%) Zend
12 4 (2.34%) Dynatrace
13 3 (1.75%) Veeam
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
greyspark
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 48k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago