The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 55 62 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 38 35 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.09% 3.14% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.24% 13.11% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 32 40
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £44,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
MySQL
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
371 267 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.19% 23.95% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 312 248 238
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MySQL
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MySQL across the South Wales region.

MySQL Salary Trend in South Wales

MySQL
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in South Wales

MySQL
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Cardiff +1 28 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Caerphilly +13 3 £45,000 -
Newport -8 3 £32,000 -16.88% 1
Torfaen -8 3 £32,500 -23.52%
Glamorgan - 1 £21,000 -
MySQL
Wales

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 54 (59.34%) PHP
2 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
3 43 (47.25%) CSS
4 42 (46.15%) HTML
5 39 (42.86%) Linux
6 25 (27.47%) MVC
6 25 (27.47%) jQuery
7 24 (26.37%) OO
8 23 (25.27%) Java
9 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.98%) Web Development
9 20 (21.98%) SDLC
10 19 (20.88%) HTML5
10 19 (20.88%) SQL
10 19 (20.88%) OOP
11 18 (19.78%) C++
12 16 (17.58%) Oracle
12 16 (17.58%) UNIX
12 16 (17.58%) Git (software)
13 15 (16.48%) Zend
13 15 (16.48%) Web Services
14 14 (15.38%) Apache
14 14 (15.38%) PHP5
15 13 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 13 (14.29%) CSS3
16 12 (13.19%) MongoDB
16 12 (13.19%) Windows
16 12 (13.19%) ETL
16 12 (13.19%) Systems Analysis
16 12 (13.19%) VMware

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (15.38%) Apache
2 8 (8.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 3 (3.30%) JBoss
4 2 (2.20%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.10%) nginx
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) Node.js
5 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.59%) SaaS
2 5 (5.49%) GitHub
3 2 (2.20%) Sage Pay
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) HTTP
2 7 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.59%) SSH
4 5 (5.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (5.49%) tcpdump
5 4 (4.40%) SAN
6 2 (2.20%) DNS
6 2 (2.20%) LDAP
6 2 (2.20%) Firewall
7 1 (1.10%) VoIP
7 1 (1.10%) MPLS
7 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) MongoDB
2 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.30%) Big Data
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.30%) HPCC
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) Voldemort
5 2 (2.20%) Riak
5 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.10%) Informix
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.49%) Mercurial
2 5 (5.49%) Subversion
3 2 (2.20%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.10%) Maven
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
4 1 (1.10%) Zephyr
4 1 (1.10%) GitLab
General
1 5 (5.49%) Finance
1 5 (5.49%) Marketing
2 4 (4.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (61.54%) Developer
2 44 (48.35%) PHP Developer
3 10 (10.99%) Software Engineer
4 6 (6.59%) DBA
4 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
4 6 (6.59%) SQL DBA
5 5 (5.49%) Administrator
5 5 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (5.49%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (5.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (4.40%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (3.30%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.20%) Junior
8 2 (2.20%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.20%) Programmer
8 2 (2.20%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.25%) CSS
2 42 (46.15%) HTML
3 25 (27.47%) jQuery
4 19 (20.88%) HTML5
5 15 (16.48%) Web Services
6 13 (14.29%) CSS3
7 10 (10.99%) Zend Framework
8 8 (8.79%) XML
8 8 (8.79%) JSON
9 6 (6.59%) SOAP
9 6 (6.59%) REST
10 5 (5.49%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.49%) Spring
10 5 (5.49%) Ajax
10 5 (5.49%) .NET
11 4 (4.40%) JSP
11 4 (4.40%) LAMP
11 4 (4.40%) JPA
11 4 (4.40%) Laravel
12 3 (3.30%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.59%) User Experience
3 6 (6.59%) Clustering
4 5 (5.49%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.49%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.40%) Grid Computing
5 4 (4.40%) Life Science
6 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.20%) EPoS
7 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.86%) Linux
2 16 (17.58%) UNIX
3 12 (13.19%) Windows
4 5 (5.49%) Solaris
5 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.30%) CentOS
6 3 (3.30%) Debian
7 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.10%) HPUX
8 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) MVC
2 24 (26.37%) OO
3 20 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.98%) Web Development
3 20 (21.98%) SDLC
4 19 (20.88%) OOP
5 12 (13.19%) ETL
5 12 (13.19%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.79%) OO PHP
8 6 (6.59%) Scrum
9 5 (5.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (5.49%) Project Management
9 5 (5.49%) Automated Testing
9 5 (5.49%) API Development
10 4 (4.40%) Server Building
10 4 (4.40%) Resilience Testing
10 4 (4.40%) Functional Programming
10 4 (4.40%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.40%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (59.34%) PHP
2 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
3 23 (25.27%) Java
4 19 (20.88%) SQL
5 18 (19.78%) C++
6 14 (15.38%) PHP5
7 8 (8.79%) C
7 8 (8.79%) Python
8 7 (7.69%) Ruby
9 5 (5.49%) Erlang
10 4 (4.40%) Go
10 4 (4.40%) Haskell
10 4 (4.40%) Lisp
11 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.20%) Perl
11 2 (2.20%) SystemTap
11 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) SAP Certification
2 3 (3.30%) Degree
3 2 (2.20%) RHCE
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.10%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.10%) ISEB
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) Snort
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Server
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.40%) Firmware
3 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) Puppet
2 4 (4.40%) Ansible
3 2 (2.20%) yum
3 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.10%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.10%) Nagios
4 1 (1.10%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.10%) cPanel
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Oracle
2 15 (16.48%) Zend
3 12 (13.19%) VMware
4 9 (9.89%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.59%) Dell
6 6 (6.59%) Facebook
6 6 (6.59%) Twitter
7 5 (5.49%) Cisco
7 5 (5.49%) HP
7 5 (5.49%) Sybase
7 5 (5.49%) Google
8 4 (4.40%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.40%) SAP
8 4 (4.40%) Adobe
8 4 (4.40%) NetApp
8 4 (4.40%) Veritas
9 2 (2.20%) Red Gate
9 2 (2.20%) Apple
9 2 (2.20%) PayPal
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