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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 56 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 49 37 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.95% 3.32% 4.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.37% 13.41% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 36
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
341 276 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.52% 24.73% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 301 254 288
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 33 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Caerphilly +16 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Glamorgan - 5 £35,000 -
Monmouthshire - 3 £40,000 -
MySQL
Wales

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 55 (59.78%) PHP
2 50 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 47 (51.09%) HTML
4 45 (48.91%) CSS
5 30 (32.61%) Linux
5 30 (32.61%) MVC
6 29 (31.52%) Java
7 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (28.26%) jQuery
9 25 (27.17%) Web Development
10 24 (26.09%) OOP
11 22 (23.91%) OO
11 22 (23.91%) SDLC
12 21 (22.83%) SQL
13 17 (18.48%) C++
13 17 (18.48%) Computer Science
14 16 (17.39%) HTML5
15 15 (16.30%) Git (software)
15 15 (16.30%) Oracle
15 15 (16.30%) Windows
15 15 (16.30%) ETL
16 14 (15.22%) UNIX
16 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
16 14 (15.22%) Zend
17 13 (14.13%) CSS3
18 12 (13.04%) Python
19 11 (11.96%) HTTP
19 11 (11.96%) C
19 11 (11.96%) Advertising
19 11 (11.96%) NoSQL

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (9.78%) Apache
2 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.26%) JBoss
4 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.17%) IIS
4 2 (2.17%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) SaaS
2 5 (5.43%) GitHub
3 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) HTTP
2 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.78%) tcpdump
4 6 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (6.52%) Firewall
5 5 (5.43%) SAN
6 3 (3.26%) SSH
7 2 (2.17%) DNS
8 1 (1.09%) LDAP
8 1 (1.09%) VoIP
8 1 (1.09%) DHCP
8 1 (1.09%) MPLS
8 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
2 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.78%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.43%) Voldemort
4 5 (5.43%) Riak
5 2 (2.17%) Big Data
5 2 (2.17%) HPCC
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) Informix
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.78%) Mercurial
2 9 (9.78%) Subversion
3 2 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) Maven
4 1 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (1.09%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (11.96%) Advertising
2 5 (5.43%) Marketing
2 5 (5.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (68.48%) Developer
2 48 (52.17%) PHP Developer
3 12 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 8 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.70%) Senior PHP Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.43%) Administrator
6 5 (5.43%) Junior Developer
6 5 (5.43%) Junior
7 4 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.26%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.26%) DBA
8 3 (3.26%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (51.09%) HTML
2 45 (48.91%) CSS
3 26 (28.26%) jQuery
4 16 (17.39%) HTML5
5 13 (14.13%) CSS3
6 10 (10.87%) Zend Framework
7 9 (9.78%) XML
8 8 (8.70%) Ajax
8 8 (8.70%) JSON
8 8 (8.70%) Web Services
9 7 (7.61%) Laravel
9 7 (7.61%) REST
10 6 (6.52%) Symfony
10 6 (6.52%) Backbone.js
10 6 (6.52%) Ember.js
10 6 (6.52%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.52%) SOAP
11 4 (4.35%) .NET
12 2 (2.17%) Classic ASP
12 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.61%) Data Structures
2 7 (7.61%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.52%) User Experience
3 6 (6.52%) Clustering
4 5 (5.43%) Grid Computing
5 4 (4.35%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.61%) Linux
2 15 (16.30%) Windows
3 14 (15.22%) UNIX
4 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.35%) Solaris
5 2 (2.17%) Debian
5 2 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) MVC
2 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (27.17%) Web Development
4 24 (26.09%) OOP
5 22 (23.91%) OO
5 22 (23.91%) SDLC
6 15 (16.30%) ETL
7 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.96%) OO PHP
9 9 (9.78%) Functional Programming
10 6 (6.52%) Cyber Security
10 6 (6.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (5.43%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.43%) Scrum
11 5 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.43%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.43%) MapReduce
11 5 (5.43%) API Development
11 5 (5.43%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (59.78%) PHP
2 50 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 29 (31.52%) Java
4 21 (22.83%) SQL
5 17 (18.48%) C++
6 12 (13.04%) Python
7 11 (11.96%) C
8 9 (9.78%) Lisp
8 9 (9.78%) Haskell
8 9 (9.78%) Erlang
9 8 (8.70%) PHP5
10 6 (6.52%) Ruby
11 5 (5.43%) SystemTap
12 4 (4.35%) Go
13 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.09%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.09%) ISEB
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Snort
2 5 (5.43%) vSphere
3 4 (4.35%) VMware Server
3 4 (4.35%) Firmware
4 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Puppet
1 4 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.09%) cPanel
2 1 (1.09%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Oracle
2 14 (15.22%) Zend
3 10 (10.87%) Facebook
3 10 (10.87%) Twitter
4 9 (9.78%) Dell
5 7 (7.61%) VMware
6 5 (5.43%) Google
6 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.43%) Cisco
7 4 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.35%) SAP
7 4 (4.35%) NetApp
7 4 (4.35%) Veritas
7 4 (4.35%) 3PAR
7 4 (4.35%) HP
8 2 (2.17%) Red Gate
8 2 (2.17%) PayPal
8 2 (2.17%) Adobe
9 1 (1.09%) Apple
9 1 (1.09%) Brocade
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £21000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago