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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 57 83 44
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -39
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 122 90 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.69% 2.45% 4.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.65% 7.94% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 99 66 120
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £45,500 £50,000
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
1047 1134 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.66% 30.82% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 668 737 715
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +36 67 £35,000 -4.76% 9
Glasgow -9 24 £33,750 +3.84% 5
Dundee -8 14 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Stirling - 8 £28,000 -
Aberdeen +11 3 £32,500 +6.55% 1
Fife - 1 £34,000 - 2
Renfrewshire - 1 £35,000 -
Moray - 1 - -
South Ayrshire - 1 £34,000 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 126 (55.02%) Linux
2 116 (50.66%) Java
3 80 (34.93%) JavaScript
4 79 (34.50%) Apache
5 77 (33.62%) HTML
6 74 (32.31%) PHP
6 74 (32.31%) Relational Database
7 72 (31.44%) Degree
8 68 (29.69%) CSS
9 67 (29.26%) Web Services
10 59 (25.76%) Tomcat
11 58 (25.33%) OO
11 58 (25.33%) SQL
12 57 (24.89%) Spring
13 56 (24.45%) XML
14 55 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
15 52 (22.71%) Oracle
15 52 (22.71%) Perl
16 46 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
17 45 (19.65%) SQL Server
18 44 (19.21%) SOAP
19 43 (18.78%) TDD
19 43 (18.78%) Git (software)
20 41 (17.90%) PostgreSQL
20 41 (17.90%) RDBMS
21 40 (17.47%) Servlets
22 39 (17.03%) J2EE
23 37 (16.16%) JSP
23 37 (16.16%) Microsoft
24 36 (15.72%) Software Engineering

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 79 (34.50%) Apache
2 59 (25.76%) Tomcat
3 24 (10.48%) JBoss
4 21 (9.17%) CMS
5 10 (4.37%) Mule
6 9 (3.93%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.93%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.62%) Drupal
7 6 (2.62%) Lync
7 6 (2.62%) Node.js
8 5 (2.18%) Mule ESB
8 5 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (1.31%) GlassFish
10 3 (1.31%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.31%) IIS
10 3 (1.31%) WordPress
11 2 (0.87%) Joomla!
Applications
1 18 (7.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (8.30%) Magento
2 4 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.44%) MultiFonds
4 1 (0.44%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.44%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 34 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.44%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.92%) Internet
2 12 (5.24%) SAN
3 9 (3.93%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (3.49%) DNS
5 7 (3.06%) DHCP
6 6 (2.62%) LDAP
6 6 (2.62%) WAN
6 6 (2.62%) IPsec
7 5 (2.18%) HTTP
8 4 (1.75%) SNMP
8 4 (1.75%) NAS
9 3 (1.31%) Firewall
9 3 (1.31%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.31%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.87%) SSL
11 1 (0.44%) IPv4
11 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.44%) Intranet
11 1 (0.44%) L2TP
11 1 (0.44%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (32.31%) Relational Database
2 45 (19.65%) SQL Server
3 41 (17.90%) RDBMS
3 41 (17.90%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (10.04%) NoSQL
5 15 (6.55%) Big Data
6 10 (4.37%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.31%) DB2
10 3 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.87%) MS Access
11 2 (0.87%) OLTP
11 2 (0.87%) Informix
11 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.87%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 43 (18.78%) Git (software)
2 29 (12.66%) Maven
3 18 (7.86%) Subversion
4 14 (6.11%) JUnit
5 13 (5.68%) Ant
6 10 (4.37%) IntelliJ
7 8 (3.49%) JMeter
7 8 (3.49%) HttpUnit
8 5 (2.18%) JIRA
8 5 (2.18%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.18%) Mockito
9 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.31%) RSpec
10 3 (1.31%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.44%) Hudson
11 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 1 (0.44%) Redmine
General
1 28 (12.23%) Finance
2 20 (8.73%) Games
3 18 (7.86%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.55%) Banking
5 8 (3.49%) Marketing
6 7 (3.06%) Retail
7 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Advertising
8 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (63.32%) Developer
2 68 (29.69%) Java Developer
3 25 (10.92%) Senior Developer
3 25 (10.92%) Web Developer
4 23 (10.04%) PHP Developer
5 17 (7.42%) Software Developer
6 15 (6.55%) DBA
7 14 (6.11%) Analyst
8 12 (5.24%) Administrator
8 12 (5.24%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (4.80%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (4.80%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.37%) Software Engineer
11 8 (3.49%) Java Software Developer
11 8 (3.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 8 (3.49%) MySQL DBA
11 8 (3.49%) AWS Developer
12 7 (3.06%) Linux Administrator
13 6 (2.62%) Graduate Developer
13 6 (2.62%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (33.62%) HTML
2 68 (29.69%) CSS
3 67 (29.26%) Web Services
4 57 (24.89%) Spring
5 56 (24.45%) XML
6 44 (19.21%) SOAP
7 40 (17.47%) Servlets
8 39 (17.03%) J2EE
9 37 (16.16%) JSP
10 32 (13.97%) Hibernate
11 29 (12.66%) Java EE
11 29 (12.66%) .NET
12 26 (11.35%) jQuery
13 22 (9.61%) CGI
14 20 (8.73%) HTML5
15 18 (7.86%) CSS3
16 17 (7.42%) RESTful
16 17 (7.42%) Ruby on Rails
17 13 (5.68%) Spring MVC
18 12 (5.24%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (14.41%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.55%) Replication
4 9 (3.93%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.49%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.49%) W3C
6 6 (2.62%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.18%) Physics
7 5 (2.18%) User Experience
8 4 (1.75%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.75%) DTV
9 3 (1.31%) EPoS
9 3 (1.31%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.87%) Social Media
10 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.87%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.87%) Statistics
10 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 126 (55.02%) Linux
2 34 (14.85%) Windows
3 29 (12.66%) Debian
4 25 (10.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (9.61%) UNIX
6 11 (4.80%) Android
6 11 (4.80%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.49%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.75%) CentOS
10 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.33%) OO
2 55 (24.02%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (18.78%) TDD
4 36 (15.72%) Software Engineering
5 32 (13.97%) MVC
6 30 (13.10%) Open Source
7 27 (11.79%) Content Management
8 26 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (10.92%) E-Commerce
9 25 (10.92%) Web Application Development
9 25 (10.92%) Mentoring
10 24 (10.48%) Automated Testing
11 20 (8.73%) Configuration Management
12 19 (8.30%) SDLC
13 17 (7.42%) OOP
14 16 (6.99%) Project Management
14 16 (6.99%) OOD
14 16 (6.99%) Web Development
15 15 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (6.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 116 (50.66%) Java
2 80 (34.93%) JavaScript
3 74 (32.31%) PHP
4 58 (25.33%) SQL
5 52 (22.71%) Perl
6 32 (13.97%) Ruby
7 29 (12.66%) Python
8 28 (12.23%) Bash Shell
9 15 (6.55%) C#
10 13 (5.68%) C++
11 12 (5.24%) PowerShell
12 7 (3.06%) PHP5
13 5 (2.18%) C
14 3 (1.31%) Jython
14 3 (1.31%) Groovy
14 3 (1.31%) Lua
14 3 (1.31%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (31.44%) Degree
2 4 (1.75%) MCSE
2 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.31%) HNC
3 3 (1.31%) HND
4 2 (0.87%) MCSA
4 2 (0.87%) MCTS
4 2 (0.87%) MCITP
4 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.97%) QA
2 8 (3.49%) SLA
3 3 (1.31%) Section 508
3 3 (1.31%) WAI
4 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.93%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.49%) vSphere
3 5 (2.18%) DFS Replication
4 4 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.31%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.44%) XenApp
7 1 (0.44%) pfSense
7 1 (0.44%) GPFS
7 1 (0.44%) iptables
7 1 (0.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (7.42%) Puppet
2 12 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.06%) Nagios
4 6 (2.62%) SCCM
5 3 (1.31%) BMC Marimba
5 3 (1.31%) Check_MK
5 3 (1.31%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.31%) Cacti
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.44%) SCOM
7 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (22.71%) Oracle
2 37 (16.16%) Microsoft
3 22 (9.61%) VMware
4 12 (5.24%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.80%) Cisco
6 9 (3.93%) NetApp
6 9 (3.93%) Alterian
6 9 (3.93%) Google
6 9 (3.93%) Brocade
6 9 (3.93%) Rackspace
7 8 (3.49%) Perforce
7 8 (3.49%) DigitalOcean
8 7 (3.06%) Zend
9 4 (1.75%) SAP
9 4 (1.75%) Dell
10 3 (1.31%) Adobe
10 3 (1.31%) HP
10 3 (1.31%) Veeam
10 3 (1.31%) PayPal
10 3 (1.31%) WorldPay
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to EUR 65K
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus on call, bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Edgar Stewart
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Edgar Stewart
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
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Dunfermline
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Dunfermline
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Aberdeen
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Glasgow
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Salary: superb benefits
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Kilmarnock
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Edinburgh
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