The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 76 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 112 126 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.77% 4.04% 3.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.82% 11.44% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 94 96 100
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1270 1101 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.36% 35.33% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 863 626 791
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
MySQL
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -15 47 £35,000 +25.00% 8
Edinburgh -21 38 £39,750 +31.40% 4
Aberdeen +11 12 £33,500 -16.25%
Dundee +12 10 £40,000 - 4
East Lothian +2 2 £19,500 +8.33% 1
West Lothian +5 1 £40,000 +11.11%
Stirling -8 1 - -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 123 (60.29%) PHP
2 122 (59.80%) JavaScript
3 118 (57.84%) HTML
4 114 (55.88%) CSS
5 88 (43.14%) Java
5 88 (43.14%) Linux
6 62 (30.39%) OO
7 58 (28.43%) SQL
8 53 (25.98%) jQuery
9 45 (22.06%) Web Development
9 45 (22.06%) OOP
10 44 (21.57%) Relational Database
11 43 (21.08%) Degree
12 41 (20.10%) Oracle
13 39 (19.12%) MVC
14 38 (18.63%) SQL Server
15 36 (17.65%) HTML5
16 33 (16.18%) TDD
17 32 (15.69%) CSS3
18 31 (15.20%) Computer Science
18 31 (15.20%) Apache
19 30 (14.71%) C++
20 29 (14.22%) Agile Software Development
21 28 (13.73%) Python
21 28 (13.73%) Windows
22 26 (12.75%) Symfony
23 24 (11.76%) Zend
23 24 (11.76%) E-Commerce
24 22 (10.78%) XML
24 22 (10.78%) C#

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (15.20%) Apache
2 21 (10.29%) CMS
3 17 (8.33%) Drupal
4 8 (3.92%) WordPress
5 7 (3.43%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.43%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.94%) nginx
7 5 (2.45%) Facebook Platform
7 5 (2.45%) Node.js
8 4 (1.96%) IIS
8 4 (1.96%) SugarCRM
8 4 (1.96%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.96%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.96%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.47%) LiveLink
9 3 (1.47%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.98%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.96%) SaaS
3 3 (1.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.94%) DNS
2 5 (2.45%) Firewall
3 4 (1.96%) DHCP
4 3 (1.47%) HTTP
4 3 (1.47%) VPN
4 3 (1.47%) SSL
4 3 (1.47%) SAN
5 2 (0.98%) BGP
5 2 (0.98%) Intranet
5 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.98%) WAN
5 2 (0.98%) SMTP
5 2 (0.98%) LAN
5 2 (0.98%) IPsec
5 2 (0.98%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.49%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.49%) VSAT
6 1 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.49%) SSH
6 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (21.57%) Relational Database
2 38 (18.63%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.86%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.90%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.41%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.92%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.94%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.94%) Big Data
9 4 (1.96%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.47%) Redis
10 3 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.47%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.98%) Informix
11 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.49%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.49%) TimesTen
12 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 11 (5.39%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.90%) Ant
3 10 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.41%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.92%) Subversion
5 8 (3.92%) Maven
5 8 (3.92%) Mercurial
5 8 (3.92%) RSpec
6 7 (3.43%) JUnit
7 5 (2.45%) Selenium
8 4 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (1.47%) Behat
9 3 (1.47%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (8.33%) Finance
2 10 (4.90%) Marketing
3 7 (3.43%) Games
4 4 (1.96%) Advertising
5 3 (1.47%) Banking
6 2 (0.98%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.98%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 158 (77.45%) Developer
2 47 (23.04%) PHP Developer
3 44 (21.57%) Senior Developer
4 30 (14.71%) Web Developer
5 26 (12.75%) Java Developer
6 20 (9.80%) Software Developer
6 20 (9.80%) Senior PHP Developer
7 11 (5.39%) Administrator
8 10 (4.90%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Ruby Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.92%) DBA
10 8 (3.92%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.43%) UI Programmer
11 7 (3.43%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (3.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 7 (3.43%) UI Developer
11 7 (3.43%) Programmer
12 6 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (57.84%) HTML
2 114 (55.88%) CSS
3 53 (25.98%) jQuery
4 36 (17.65%) HTML5
5 32 (15.69%) CSS3
6 26 (12.75%) Symfony
7 22 (10.78%) XML
7 22 (10.78%) LAMP
8 21 (10.29%) .NET
9 19 (9.31%) Web Services
10 18 (8.82%) Spring
10 18 (8.82%) CodeIgniter
11 15 (7.35%) Ajax
12 14 (6.86%) Ruby on Rails
12 14 (6.86%) JSON
13 13 (6.37%) Hibernate
14 11 (5.39%) Backbone.js
15 9 (4.41%) AngularJS
15 9 (4.41%) J2EE
16 8 (3.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.20%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.39%) Open Source
3 10 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.43%) PDA
6 5 (2.45%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.96%) Physics
7 4 (1.96%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.96%) GIS
7 4 (1.96%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.96%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.96%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.47%) Social Media
8 3 (1.47%) Clustering
8 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.98%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.98%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.98%) VLE
10 1 (0.49%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 88 (43.14%) Linux
2 28 (13.73%) Windows
3 17 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (7.35%) UNIX
5 13 (6.37%) CentOS
6 12 (5.88%) Android
7 11 (5.39%) Apple iOS
8 9 (4.41%) Solaris
9 8 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (3.43%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.94%) AIX
12 5 (2.45%) Debian
12 5 (2.45%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.96%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.98%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.49%) Fedora
15 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.39%) OO
2 45 (22.06%) Web Development
2 45 (22.06%) OOP
3 39 (19.12%) MVC
4 33 (16.18%) TDD
5 29 (14.22%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 22 (10.78%) Software Engineering
8 20 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (8.82%) Content Management
10 13 (6.37%) OOD
11 12 (5.88%) Scrum
12 11 (5.39%) BDD
13 10 (4.90%) Refactoring
13 10 (4.90%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (4.41%) OO PHP
14 9 (4.41%) Software Testing
14 9 (4.41%) Web Design
15 8 (3.92%) Time Management
16 7 (3.43%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 123 (60.29%) PHP
2 122 (59.80%) JavaScript
3 88 (43.14%) Java
4 58 (28.43%) SQL
5 30 (14.71%) C++
6 28 (13.73%) Python
7 22 (10.78%) C#
8 20 (9.80%) Ruby
9 14 (6.86%) Perl
10 8 (3.92%) PHP5
10 8 (3.92%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.92%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (2.45%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.47%) Groovy
14 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.98%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.98%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.49%) sed
15 1 (0.49%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 43 (21.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.45%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.49%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Openswan
2 1 (0.49%) Postfix
2 1 (0.49%) XenApp
2 1 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.49%) Squid
2 1 (0.49%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.92%) Capistrano
2 5 (2.45%) Puppet
2 5 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.47%) Nagios
4 2 (0.98%) SmokePing
4 2 (0.98%) Cacti
5 1 (0.49%) Munin
5 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.49%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (20.10%) Oracle
2 24 (11.76%) Zend
3 18 (8.82%) JBoss
4 13 (6.37%) Google
5 12 (5.88%) Facebook
6 11 (5.39%) Twitter
6 11 (5.39%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.92%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.45%) VMware
9 4 (1.96%) Cisco
9 4 (1.96%) Talend
9 4 (1.96%) Jaspersoft
10 3 (1.47%) Open Text
10 3 (1.47%) IBM
10 3 (1.47%) Adobe
11 2 (0.98%) HP
11 2 (0.98%) Dell
11 2 (0.98%) Sybase
12 1 (0.49%) MapR
12 1 (0.49%) Xamarin
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £32000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Musselburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
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Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Dundee
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Aberdeenshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits package
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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