The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 84 60 88
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 76 108 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.70% 3.49% 2.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.38% 10.79% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 42 92 74
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £54,500 £46,800
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
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
907 1001 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.23% 32.37% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 461 632 861
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing MySQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Scotland

MySQL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -11 41 £38,000 -5.00% 7
Glasgow -6 31 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Fife - 2 £35,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £40,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing MySQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for MySQL.

1 46 (36.80%) Java
2 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 41 (32.80%) PHP
5 40 (32.00%) Degree
6 39 (31.20%) Linux
7 36 (28.80%) Oracle
8 35 (28.00%) CSS
9 33 (26.40%) HTML
10 32 (25.60%) Relational Database
11 30 (24.00%) Git (software)
12 29 (23.20%) RDBMS
13 28 (22.40%) Apache
13 28 (22.40%) Finance
14 27 (21.60%) LAMP
14 27 (21.60%) Software Engineering
14 27 (21.60%) Mentoring
15 25 (20.00%) C#
16 24 (19.20%) SQL Server
16 24 (19.20%) Computer Science
17 23 (18.40%) Spring
17 23 (18.40%) .NET
18 22 (17.60%) MVC
18 22 (17.60%) High Availability
19 20 (16.00%) Web Services
19 20 (16.00%) Web Development
20 19 (15.20%) OO
21 18 (14.40%) CMS
21 18 (14.40%) Windows
21 18 (14.40%) SOAP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (22.40%) Apache
2 18 (14.40%) CMS
3 14 (11.20%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.60%) Drupal
4 7 (5.60%) IIS
4 7 (5.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (5.60%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.20%) Node.js
6 3 (2.40%) Moodle
7 2 (1.60%) Apache Qpid
7 2 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.80%) Flash Media Server
8 1 (0.80%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.80%) JBoss
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.80%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Markit EDM
1 12 (9.60%) MultiFonds
1 12 (9.60%) thinkFolio
2 3 (2.40%) Magento
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.40%) SaaS
4 2 (1.60%) GitHub
4 2 (1.60%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.60%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (1.60%) Heroku
4 2 (1.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) Internet
1 12 (9.60%) LAN
1 12 (9.60%) Multicast
1 12 (9.60%) SAN
1 12 (9.60%) TCP/IP
1 12 (9.60%) WAN
2 4 (3.20%) SSL
3 2 (1.60%) AMQP
3 2 (1.60%) Firewall
3 2 (1.60%) HTTP
3 2 (1.60%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.80%) Network Security
4 1 (0.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.60%) Relational Database
2 29 (23.20%) RDBMS
3 24 (19.20%) SQL Server
4 15 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (8.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.60%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.00%) Redis
8 4 (3.20%) Big Data
8 4 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.80%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.00%) Maven
2 10 (8.00%) Subversion
3 7 (5.60%) JIRA
3 7 (5.60%) JUnit
3 7 (5.60%) Redmine
3 7 (5.60%) TortoiseSVN
3 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.00%) RSpec
5 4 (3.20%) Gradle
5 4 (3.20%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.40%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.60%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.60%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.80%) Grunt
General
1 28 (22.40%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Financial Institution
3 12 (9.60%) Banking
3 12 (9.60%) Investment Banking
3 12 (9.60%) Private Banking
4 7 (5.60%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) Billing
6 1 (0.80%) Games
6 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 76 (60.80%) Developer
2 24 (19.20%) Java Developer
3 19 (15.20%) Senior Developer
4 14 (11.20%) Software Engineer
5 13 (10.40%) Web Developer
6 11 (8.80%) Java Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) PHP Developer
7 10 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (7.20%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.40%) iOS Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Ruby Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior Java Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 6 (4.80%) MySQL Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
12 5 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.00%) CSS
2 33 (26.40%) HTML
3 27 (21.60%) LAMP
4 23 (18.40%) .NET
4 23 (18.40%) Spring
5 20 (16.00%) Web Services
6 18 (14.40%) SOAP
7 17 (13.60%) jQuery
8 14 (11.20%) Servlets
9 12 (9.60%) AngularJS
9 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET
9 12 (9.60%) HTML5
10 11 (8.80%) Ajax
10 11 (8.80%) JSP
11 10 (8.00%) CGI
11 10 (8.00%) CSS3
11 10 (8.00%) RESTful
11 10 (8.00%) XML
12 9 (7.20%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (7.20%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.20%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.20%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.20%) User Experience
3 12 (9.60%) Grid Computing
4 7 (5.60%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.60%) Blog
6 2 (1.60%) VLE
7 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.20%) Linux
2 18 (14.40%) Windows
3 15 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.60%) Windows Server
5 11 (8.80%) Apple iOS
5 11 (8.80%) Debian
6 9 (7.20%) Unix
7 7 (5.60%) Solaris
8 6 (4.80%) Android
9 5 (4.00%) CentOS
10 3 (2.40%) AIX
10 3 (2.40%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.60%) Mentoring
2 27 (21.60%) Software Engineering
3 22 (17.60%) High Availability
3 22 (17.60%) MVC
4 20 (16.00%) Web Development
5 19 (15.20%) OO
6 16 (12.80%) Project Management
6 16 (12.80%) TDD
7 13 (10.40%) People Management
8 12 (9.60%) Automated Testing
8 12 (9.60%) Electronic Trading
8 12 (9.60%) Investment Management
9 11 (8.80%) BDD
10 10 (8.00%) iOS Development
10 10 (8.00%) Mobile Development
10 10 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.00%) Quality Management
10 10 (8.00%) Scrum
11 8 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 46 (36.80%) Java
2 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
3 41 (32.80%) PHP
4 25 (20.00%) C#
5 18 (14.40%) Perl
6 14 (11.20%) SQL
7 12 (9.60%) Ruby
8 11 (8.80%) Python
8 11 (8.80%) VB.NET
9 8 (6.40%) Objective-C
10 6 (4.80%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.80%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.20%) C++
11 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.40%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.80%) C
14 1 (0.80%) Groovy
14 1 (0.80%) Jython
14 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (32.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.80%) iptables
2 1 (0.80%) NFS
2 1 (0.80%) Postfix
2 1 (0.80%) Samba
2 1 (0.80%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.60%) CFEngine
2 2 (1.60%) Puppet
3 1 (0.80%) Nagios
3 1 (0.80%) yum
Vendors
1 36 (28.80%) Oracle
2 14 (11.20%) Sybase
3 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
4 12 (9.60%) Bloomberg
4 12 (9.60%) Calypso
4 12 (9.60%) Charles River
4 12 (9.60%) Fidessa
4 12 (9.60%) HP
4 12 (9.60%) IBM
4 12 (9.60%) Linedata
4 12 (9.60%) Reuters
5 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.60%) Sitecore
5 7 (5.60%) Xamarin
6 5 (4.00%) Zend
7 4 (3.20%) Google
8 3 (2.40%) Apple
9 2 (1.60%) EMC
9 2 (1.60%) NetApp
9 2 (1.60%) VMware
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