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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 80 67 83
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 90 99 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.70% 3.15% 2.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.48% 8.92% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 72 50
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £45,200
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
1061 1110 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.87% 35.27% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 682 705 628
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 £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(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 -13 39 £36,000 +10.76% 6
Glasgow -1 29 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Dundee +4 7 £35,000 -2.77% 1
South Lanarkshire - 6 £32,500 - 4
West Lothian +1 4 £36,250 +0.69%
Fife +1 4 £22,000 +4.76%
Midlothian - 1 £34,000 -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 100 (54.05%) PHP
2 98 (52.97%) Linux
3 96 (51.89%) JavaScript
4 94 (50.81%) OO
5 92 (49.73%) HTML
6 79 (42.70%) Java
6 79 (42.70%) CSS
7 60 (32.43%) Apache
8 56 (30.27%) MVC
8 56 (30.27%) Relational Database
9 52 (28.11%) SQL
10 49 (26.49%) Oracle
11 47 (25.41%) Degree
12 45 (24.32%) Software Engineering
12 45 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (24.32%) OOP
13 39 (21.08%) Web Services
14 37 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 35 (18.92%) RDBMS
15 35 (18.92%) Git (software)
16 33 (17.84%) SOAP
16 33 (17.84%) jQuery
17 32 (17.30%) XML
18 31 (16.76%) Tomcat
19 30 (16.22%) TDD
20 28 (15.14%) Spring
20 28 (15.14%) Ruby
20 28 (15.14%) Python
21 27 (14.59%) Computer Science
21 27 (14.59%) HTML5

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 60 (32.43%) Apache
2 31 (16.76%) Tomcat
3 19 (10.27%) Drupal
4 18 (9.73%) IIS
5 15 (8.11%) CMS
6 12 (6.49%) nginx
7 11 (5.95%) JBoss
8 6 (3.24%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.24%) Lync
8 6 (3.24%) WordPress
9 5 (2.70%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.16%) GlassFish
10 4 (2.16%) Node.js
11 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (1.62%) WebLogic
12 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.08%) Joomla!
12 2 (1.08%) Umbraco
12 2 (1.08%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 6 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.70%) SaaS
2 4 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.62%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.08%) Route 53
5 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.54%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.54%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.19%) Internet
2 8 (4.32%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.70%) DNS
3 5 (2.70%) VoIP
4 4 (2.16%) Intranet
5 3 (1.62%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (1.62%) SMTP
5 3 (1.62%) HTTP
5 3 (1.62%) SSL
6 2 (1.08%) SAN
6 2 (1.08%) WAN
6 2 (1.08%) Broadband
7 1 (0.54%) LAN
7 1 (0.54%) PBX
7 1 (0.54%) LDAP
7 1 (0.54%) DHCP
7 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.54%) Extranet
7 1 (0.54%) Firewall
7 1 (0.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (30.27%) Relational Database
2 37 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 35 (18.92%) RDBMS
4 19 (10.27%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (8.11%) Oracle Database
6 12 (6.49%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.24%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.62%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.08%) Big Data
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.54%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.54%) Redis
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.19%) Subversion
3 7 (3.78%) Mercurial
3 7 (3.78%) JUnit
3 7 (3.78%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.24%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.70%) IntelliJ
5 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.70%) Hudson
6 4 (2.16%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.16%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.16%) RSpec
6 4 (2.16%) Maven
7 3 (1.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.08%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.08%) Mockito
8 2 (1.08%) Ant
8 2 (1.08%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.54%) Toad
General
1 10 (5.41%) Games
2 9 (4.86%) Finance
3 8 (4.32%) Marketing
4 3 (1.62%) Dutch Language
4 3 (1.62%) French Language
4 3 (1.62%) German Language
4 3 (1.62%) Spanish Language
4 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.62%) Local Government
5 1 (0.54%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.54%) Electronics
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 127 (68.65%) Developer
2 31 (16.76%) PHP Developer
3 27 (14.59%) Java Developer
4 20 (10.81%) Senior Developer
4 20 (10.81%) Software Developer
5 19 (10.27%) Software Engineer
6 17 (9.19%) Web Developer
7 12 (6.49%) Junior
8 10 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (4.86%) UI Developer
9 9 (4.86%) UI Programmer
10 7 (3.78%) Drupal Developer
10 7 (3.78%) Junior Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Server Engineer
12 5 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (2.70%) Programmer
12 5 (2.70%) Analyst
12 5 (2.70%) Test Analyst
12 5 (2.70%) Development Engineer
12 5 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (49.73%) HTML
2 79 (42.70%) CSS
3 39 (21.08%) Web Services
4 33 (17.84%) SOAP
4 33 (17.84%) jQuery
5 32 (17.30%) XML
6 28 (15.14%) Spring
7 27 (14.59%) HTML5
8 23 (12.43%) Hibernate
9 20 (10.81%) LAMP
10 19 (10.27%) JSP
11 18 (9.73%) Backbone.js
12 16 (8.65%) JSON
12 16 (8.65%) Servlets
12 16 (8.65%) .NET
13 15 (8.11%) XHTML
13 15 (8.11%) CGI
14 14 (7.57%) CSS3
15 13 (7.03%) Symfony
16 10 (5.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.59%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.81%) Open Source
3 19 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.95%) Digital Media
5 10 (5.41%) Replication
6 9 (4.86%) Graphic Design
6 9 (4.86%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.24%) Social Media
7 6 (3.24%) Mobile Games
7 6 (3.24%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.70%) E-Learning
8 5 (2.70%) Social Gaming
9 4 (2.16%) User Experience
9 4 (2.16%) Statistics
10 3 (1.62%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.08%) Streaming Video
11 2 (1.08%) Online Games
12 1 (0.54%) EPoS
12 1 (0.54%) DTV
12 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 98 (52.97%) Linux
2 26 (14.05%) Windows
3 24 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (10.27%) Android
5 18 (9.73%) Debian
6 15 (8.11%) Apple iOS
7 12 (6.49%) UNIX
8 10 (5.41%) Solaris
8 10 (5.41%) Ubuntu
9 7 (3.78%) CentOS
10 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.70%) OpenSolaris
12 4 (2.16%) AIX
13 3 (1.62%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (50.81%) OO
2 56 (30.27%) MVC
3 45 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (24.32%) Software Engineering
3 45 (24.32%) OOP
4 30 (16.22%) TDD
5 24 (12.97%) Web Development
6 20 (10.81%) Mentoring
7 18 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (9.19%) Automated Testing
8 17 (9.19%) E-Commerce
9 14 (7.57%) Android Development
10 13 (7.03%) iOS Development
11 12 (6.49%) Project Management
12 10 (5.41%) OO PHP
12 10 (5.41%) DevOps
13 8 (4.32%) BDD
14 7 (3.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (3.78%) Quality Management
14 7 (3.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 100 (54.05%) PHP
2 96 (51.89%) JavaScript
3 79 (42.70%) Java
4 52 (28.11%) SQL
5 28 (15.14%) Python
5 28 (15.14%) Ruby
6 23 (12.43%) Perl
7 19 (10.27%) C#
8 13 (7.03%) PHP5
9 11 (5.95%) C++
10 9 (4.86%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.24%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.16%) Groovy
12 4 (2.16%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (2.16%) Jython
13 3 (1.62%) VB
14 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.08%) ActionScript
14 2 (1.08%) C
14 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (25.41%) Degree
2 6 (3.24%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.73%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.70%) vSphere
3 3 (1.62%) Docker
4 2 (1.08%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.54%) Gluster
5 1 (0.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (5.41%) Puppet
1 10 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.78%) Nagios
3 6 (3.24%) Ansible
3 6 (3.24%) Vagrant
4 5 (2.70%) Cacti
4 5 (2.70%) Munin
5 4 (2.16%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.54%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (26.49%) Oracle
2 22 (11.89%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.57%) Red Hat
4 12 (6.49%) VMware
4 12 (6.49%) Zend
5 6 (3.24%) Cisco
5 6 (3.24%) NetApp
6 5 (2.70%) Facebook
6 5 (2.70%) Twitter
6 5 (2.70%) Dell
6 5 (2.70%) Veeam
7 4 (2.16%) Google
8 3 (1.62%) Appcelerator
8 3 (1.62%) Sybase
9 2 (1.08%) Adobe
10 1 (0.54%) Citrix
10 1 (0.54%) SAP
10 1 (0.54%) IBM
10 1 (0.54%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.54%) Brocade
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