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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL
Rank 91 77 87
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 71 85 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.48% 2.72% 2.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.11% 8.65% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 43 70 88
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
875 983 1292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.58% 31.41% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 497 626 895
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 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 6 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 +1 38 £40,750 +3.16% 3
Glasgow -8 29 £43,750 +25.00% 2
Fife - 2 £35,000 -
Aberdeen +9 1 £40,000 +6.66%
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 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 48 (39.02%) Java
2 46 (37.40%) Degree
3 45 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 39 (31.71%) PHP
4 39 (31.71%) Linux
5 38 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (28.46%) Oracle
7 34 (27.64%) CSS
8 33 (26.83%) HTML
9 32 (26.02%) Git (software)
9 32 (26.02%) Relational Database
10 30 (24.39%) Software Engineering
10 30 (24.39%) Apache
11 28 (22.76%) RDBMS
12 27 (21.95%) Finance
12 27 (21.95%) LAMP
12 27 (21.95%) Computer Science
13 25 (20.33%) SQL Server
13 25 (20.33%) Mentoring
14 22 (17.89%) C#
14 22 (17.89%) Windows
14 22 (17.89%) Web Development
14 22 (17.89%) Spring
14 22 (17.89%) High Availability
15 21 (17.07%) MVC
16 20 (16.26%) OO
16 20 (16.26%) .NET
17 19 (15.45%) CMS
18 18 (14.63%) Perl
18 18 (14.63%) Web Services

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 30 (24.39%) Apache
2 19 (15.45%) CMS
3 14 (11.38%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.50%) Drupal
5 6 (4.88%) IIS
5 6 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (4.88%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.25%) Node.js
6 4 (3.25%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.44%) WordPress
8 2 (1.63%) JBoss
8 2 (1.63%) nginx
9 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.81%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.81%) Moodle
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Markit EDM
1 12 (9.76%) MultiFonds
1 12 (9.76%) thinkFolio
2 3 (2.44%) Magento
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) LAN
1 12 (9.76%) Multicast
1 12 (9.76%) SAN
1 12 (9.76%) TCP/IP
1 12 (9.76%) WAN
2 10 (8.13%) Internet
3 4 (3.25%) SSL
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) Network Security
4 1 (0.81%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.02%) Relational Database
2 28 (22.76%) RDBMS
3 25 (20.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (11.38%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (7.32%) NoSQL
5 9 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.88%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.25%) Big Data
8 4 (3.25%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.25%) Redis
9 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (26.02%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.32%) Subversion
3 8 (6.50%) Maven
4 7 (5.69%) JUnit
5 6 (4.88%) JIRA
5 6 (4.88%) Redmine
5 6 (4.88%) TortoiseSVN
5 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.07%) Mercurial
6 5 (4.07%) RSpec
6 5 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.25%) Gradle
7 4 (3.25%) MSBuild
7 4 (3.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (3.25%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.44%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.63%) Grunt
9 2 (1.63%) Selenium
9 2 (1.63%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.81%) Bower
General
1 27 (21.95%) Finance
2 13 (10.57%) Banking
2 13 (10.57%) Financial Institution
3 12 (9.76%) Investment Banking
3 12 (9.76%) Private Banking
4 7 (5.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 70 (56.91%) Developer
2 24 (19.51%) Java Developer
3 19 (15.45%) Senior Developer
4 17 (13.82%) Software Engineer
5 13 (10.57%) PHP Developer
6 11 (8.94%) Java Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (8.13%) Web Developer
8 9 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (5.69%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.69%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Java Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 6 (4.88%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 4 (3.25%) Head of Development
13 4 (3.25%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.64%) CSS
2 33 (26.83%) HTML
3 27 (21.95%) LAMP
4 22 (17.89%) Spring
5 20 (16.26%) .NET
6 18 (14.63%) jQuery
6 18 (14.63%) Web Services
7 17 (13.82%) SOAP
8 16 (13.01%) HTML5
9 14 (11.38%) CSS3
10 13 (10.57%) Ajax
10 13 (10.57%) AngularJS
10 13 (10.57%) Servlets
11 12 (9.76%) XML
12 11 (8.94%) JSP
12 11 (8.94%) RESTful
13 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET
13 10 (8.13%) CGI
13 10 (8.13%) JSON
13 10 (8.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.95%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.38%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.76%) Grid Computing
4 10 (8.13%) User Experience
5 7 (5.69%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.25%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.81%) EPoS
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.71%) Linux
2 22 (17.89%) Windows
3 15 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.76%) Windows Server
5 11 (8.94%) Debian
6 8 (6.50%) Apple iOS
6 8 (6.50%) Unix
7 7 (5.69%) Android
8 6 (4.88%) Solaris
9 5 (4.07%) CentOS
10 4 (3.25%) VMS
11 2 (1.63%) AIX
11 2 (1.63%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.39%) Software Engineering
3 25 (20.33%) Mentoring
4 22 (17.89%) High Availability
4 22 (17.89%) Web Development
5 21 (17.07%) MVC
6 20 (16.26%) OO
7 15 (12.20%) Project Management
8 13 (10.57%) People Management
8 13 (10.57%) TDD
9 12 (9.76%) Electronic Trading
9 12 (9.76%) Investment Management
10 11 (8.94%) BDD
11 10 (8.13%) Automated Testing
11 10 (8.13%) PRINCE2
11 10 (8.13%) Quality Management
12 9 (7.32%) Mobile Development
12 9 (7.32%) Scrum
13 8 (6.50%) SDLC
14 7 (5.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (39.02%) Java
2 45 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 39 (31.71%) PHP
4 22 (17.89%) C#
5 18 (14.63%) Perl
6 16 (13.01%) SQL
7 13 (10.57%) Ruby
8 9 (7.32%) Python
8 9 (7.32%) VB.NET
9 8 (6.50%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.88%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.25%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.25%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.63%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.63%) C++
13 1 (0.81%) C
13 1 (0.81%) Groovy
13 1 (0.81%) Jython
13 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (37.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) iptables
1 1 (0.81%) NFS
1 1 (0.81%) Postfix
1 1 (0.81%) Samba
1 1 (0.81%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Nagios
2 1 (0.81%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (28.46%) Oracle
2 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.76%) Bloomberg
3 12 (9.76%) Calypso
3 12 (9.76%) Charles River
3 12 (9.76%) Fidessa
3 12 (9.76%) HP
3 12 (9.76%) IBM
3 12 (9.76%) Linedata
3 12 (9.76%) Reuters
3 12 (9.76%) Sybase
4 6 (4.88%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.07%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.07%) Xamarin
5 5 (4.07%) Zend
6 3 (2.44%) Apple
7 2 (1.63%) EMC
7 2 (1.63%) Google
7 2 (1.63%) NetApp
7 2 (1.63%) VMware
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