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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 95 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-32 0
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 65 119 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.15% 3.49% 3.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.47% 11.29% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45 98 73
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
870 1054 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.71% 30.89% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 568 710 602
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -4 29 £34,000 -5.55% 5
Edinburgh -17 22 £31,500 -10.00% 3
West Lothian +1 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Aberdeen +2 3 £37,500 -
Dundee -2 2 £37,500 -4.45%
Stirling -9 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 5 March 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 87 (54.04%) JavaScript
2 81 (50.31%) PHP
2 81 (50.31%) HTML
3 75 (46.58%) CSS
4 61 (37.89%) Linux
5 59 (36.65%) OO
6 56 (34.78%) Java
7 51 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (27.95%) Relational Database
9 44 (27.33%) jQuery
10 42 (26.09%) Degree
11 41 (25.47%) SQL Server
12 40 (24.84%) MVC
13 34 (21.12%) TDD
13 34 (21.12%) SQL
14 32 (19.88%) HTML5
15 31 (19.25%) Oracle
15 31 (19.25%) RDBMS
16 29 (18.01%) Ruby
17 27 (16.77%) Git (software)
18 26 (16.15%) Computer Science
18 26 (16.15%) Software Engineering
18 26 (16.15%) Apache
19 25 (15.53%) Perl
19 25 (15.53%) Drupal
20 23 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (14.29%) CMS
21 22 (13.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 21 (13.04%) WordPress
23 20 (12.42%) Android

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 26 (16.15%) Apache
2 25 (15.53%) Drupal
3 23 (14.29%) CMS
4 21 (13.04%) WordPress
5 14 (8.70%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.73%) JBoss
6 6 (3.73%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (2.48%) IIS
7 4 (2.48%) Umbraco
7 4 (2.48%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.86%) Moodle
9 2 (1.24%) nginx
10 1 (0.62%) Node.js
10 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.62%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.62%) ColdFusion MX
Applications
1 3 (1.86%) MS Office
1 3 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (6.21%) Magento
2 6 (3.73%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.45%) Internet
2 6 (3.73%) SAN
3 4 (2.48%) Intranet
4 2 (1.24%) DNS
4 2 (1.24%) LAN
4 2 (1.24%) WAN
5 1 (0.62%) VLAN
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.62%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.62%) Network Security
5 1 (0.62%) Firewall
5 1 (0.62%) Extranet
5 1 (0.62%) SMTP
5 1 (0.62%) HTTP
5 1 (0.62%) SSL
5 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (27.95%) Relational Database
2 41 (25.47%) SQL Server
3 31 (19.25%) RDBMS
4 14 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.59%) Datomic
6 8 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (3.73%) MarkLogic
8 6 (3.73%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.73%) TimesTen
8 6 (3.73%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (3.11%) Big Data
10 4 (2.48%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.24%) DB2
12 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (16.77%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.97%) Cucumber
3 7 (4.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (3.11%) RSpec
5 4 (2.48%) JUnit
5 4 (2.48%) Selenium
5 4 (2.48%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.86%) Hudson
6 3 (1.86%) Subversion
6 3 (1.86%) Maven
7 2 (1.24%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.24%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.24%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.62%) JMeter
General
1 9 (5.59%) Marketing
1 9 (5.59%) Finance
2 3 (1.86%) Local Government
2 3 (1.86%) Retail
3 2 (1.24%) German Language
4 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 118 (73.29%) Developer
2 40 (24.84%) PHP Developer
3 22 (13.66%) Java Developer
4 20 (12.42%) Web Developer
4 20 (12.42%) Senior Developer
5 12 (7.45%) Lead Developer
6 11 (6.83%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.21%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.59%) Junior
9 7 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (3.73%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (3.73%) DBA
10 6 (3.73%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (3.73%) Administrator
10 6 (3.73%) Lead PHP Developer
11 5 (3.11%) PHP Web Developer
11 5 (3.11%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.11%) Junior Developer
11 5 (3.11%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (3.11%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (50.31%) HTML
2 75 (46.58%) CSS
3 44 (27.33%) jQuery
4 32 (19.88%) HTML5
5 20 (12.42%) .NET
6 19 (11.80%) Web Services
7 16 (9.94%) XML
7 16 (9.94%) LAMP
8 15 (9.32%) Ruby on Rails
8 15 (9.32%) SOAP
8 15 (9.32%) Flash
9 13 (8.07%) CSS3
9 13 (8.07%) ASP.NET
10 10 (6.21%) JSP
10 10 (6.21%) Servlets
10 10 (6.21%) Spring
10 10 (6.21%) WCF
10 10 (6.21%) REST
11 9 (5.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (5.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.15%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.94%) Open Source
3 13 (8.07%) Mobile App
4 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.21%) User Experience
6 9 (5.59%) Semantic Web
7 7 (4.35%) Social Media
8 6 (3.73%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.48%) Photography
10 2 (1.24%) VLE
10 2 (1.24%) Blog
10 2 (1.24%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.62%) New Media
11 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.62%) Clustering
11 1 (0.62%) Replication
11 1 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 61 (37.89%) Linux
2 22 (13.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (12.42%) Android
4 19 (11.80%) UNIX
5 14 (8.70%) Debian
6 11 (6.83%) Windows
7 10 (6.21%) Apple iOS
8 7 (4.35%) Solaris
9 4 (2.48%) CentOS
10 3 (1.86%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.24%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.24%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.24%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.65%) OO
2 51 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (24.84%) MVC
4 34 (21.12%) TDD
5 26 (16.15%) Software Engineering
6 23 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (9.32%) Web Development
8 14 (8.70%) Android Development
9 13 (8.07%) Scrum
9 13 (8.07%) OOP
10 12 (7.45%) Automated Testing
10 12 (7.45%) DevOps
11 9 (5.59%) Functional Programming
11 9 (5.59%) SEO
12 8 (4.97%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.35%) BDD
13 7 (4.35%) iOS Development
13 7 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (4.35%) Web Application Development
13 7 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (54.04%) JavaScript
2 81 (50.31%) PHP
3 56 (34.78%) Java
4 34 (21.12%) SQL
5 29 (18.01%) Ruby
6 25 (15.53%) Perl
7 20 (12.42%) C#
8 18 (11.18%) Python
9 14 (8.70%) PHP5
10 12 (7.45%) C++
11 9 (5.59%) Clojure
12 7 (4.35%) PL/SQL
13 6 (3.73%) AWK
13 6 (3.73%) Bourne shell
13 6 (3.73%) Bash Shell
13 6 (3.73%) sed
14 4 (2.48%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (1.24%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.62%) ActionScript 3.0
16 1 (0.62%) Jython
Qualifications
1 42 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.24%) CCNA
3 1 (0.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) WCAG
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.73%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (3.73%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.86%) NFS
3 2 (1.24%) Samba
3 2 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.62%) vSphere
4 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (3.73%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.48%) Capistrano
3 2 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.62%) Graphite
4 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.62%) Munin
4 1 (0.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (19.25%) Oracle
2 16 (9.94%) Red Hat
3 12 (7.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.97%) Sybase
5 7 (4.35%) Appcelerator
6 6 (3.73%) Vertica
6 6 (3.73%) MapR
7 3 (1.86%) VMware
7 3 (1.86%) Adobe
8 2 (1.24%) Hyland
8 2 (1.24%) Zend
9 1 (0.62%) Twitter
9 1 (0.62%) Talend
9 1 (0.62%) Blackboard
9 1 (0.62%) Cisco
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