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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 56 58 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 45 36 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.64% 3.15% 5.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.93% 12.37% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 41
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,600 £37,500
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
348 291 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.13% 25.48% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 298 269 261
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 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 31 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 +6 35 £32,500 -12.75% 6
Caerphilly +19 7 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Torfaen -9 1 £31,000 -19.48%
Newport -12 1 £32,000 -16.88%
Glamorgan - 1 £35,000 -
MySQL
Wales

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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 58 (61.70%) PHP
2 52 (55.32%) JavaScript
3 49 (52.13%) HTML
4 47 (50.00%) CSS
5 34 (36.17%) Linux
6 27 (28.72%) jQuery
7 26 (27.66%) OO
7 26 (27.66%) Java
8 25 (26.60%) MVC
9 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (23.40%) Web Development
10 22 (23.40%) SDLC
11 20 (21.28%) SQL
11 20 (21.28%) OOP
11 20 (21.28%) C++
12 18 (19.15%) HTML5
13 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
13 16 (17.02%) UNIX
14 15 (15.96%) Web Services
14 15 (15.96%) Oracle
14 15 (15.96%) ETL
14 15 (15.96%) Zend
14 15 (15.96%) CSS3
15 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
16 13 (13.83%) Windows
17 12 (12.77%) Software Engineering
18 11 (11.70%) Systems Analysis
18 11 (11.70%) PHP5
19 10 (10.64%) Zend Framework
19 10 (10.64%) OO PHP

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 9 (9.57%) Apache
2 7 (7.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.19%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.19%) JBoss
4 2 (2.13%) IIS
4 2 (2.13%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.06%) WordPress
5 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) SaaS
2 5 (5.32%) GitHub
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.13%) Sage Pay
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) HTTP
2 7 (7.45%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (6.38%) tcpdump
4 4 (4.26%) SAN
4 4 (4.26%) Firewall
5 3 (3.19%) SSH
6 2 (2.13%) DNS
6 2 (2.13%) LDAP
7 1 (1.06%) VoIP
7 1 (1.06%) MPLS
7 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) NoSQL
2 9 (9.57%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.19%) Voldemort
3 3 (3.19%) HPCC
3 3 (3.19%) Riak
3 3 (3.19%) Big Data
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) Informix
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.51%) Mercurial
2 8 (8.51%) Subversion
3 2 (2.13%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.06%) Maven
4 1 (1.06%) JIRA
4 1 (1.06%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (7.45%) Advertising
2 6 (6.38%) Marketing
2 6 (6.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (67.02%) Developer
2 47 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 10 (10.64%) Software Engineer
4 7 (7.45%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.32%) Junior
5 5 (5.32%) Junior Developer
5 5 (5.32%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (4.26%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Administrator
7 3 (3.19%) SQL DBA
7 3 (3.19%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.19%) DBA
8 2 (2.13%) Programmer
8 2 (2.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.13%) Graduate
8 2 (2.13%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (52.13%) HTML
2 47 (50.00%) CSS
3 27 (28.72%) jQuery
4 18 (19.15%) HTML5
5 15 (15.96%) CSS3
5 15 (15.96%) Web Services
6 10 (10.64%) Zend Framework
7 8 (8.51%) XML
8 7 (7.45%) Ajax
8 7 (7.45%) REST
9 6 (6.38%) Laravel
9 6 (6.38%) JSON
9 6 (6.38%) SOAP
9 6 (6.38%) .NET
10 5 (5.32%) Backbone.js
10 5 (5.32%) Ember.js
10 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.26%) Hibernate
11 4 (4.26%) Spring
12 3 (3.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Data Structures
3 6 (6.38%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.38%) Clustering
3 6 (6.38%) User Experience
4 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.26%) Grid Computing
5 4 (4.26%) Life Science
6 2 (2.13%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.17%) Linux
2 16 (17.02%) UNIX
3 13 (13.83%) Windows
4 4 (4.26%) Solaris
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.19%) CentOS
5 3 (3.19%) Debian
6 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.66%) OO
2 25 (26.60%) MVC
3 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (23.40%) Web Development
4 22 (23.40%) SDLC
5 20 (21.28%) OOP
6 15 (15.96%) ETL
7 12 (12.77%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.70%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (10.64%) OO PHP
10 6 (6.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (5.32%) Data Management
11 5 (5.32%) Automated Testing
11 5 (5.32%) Project Management
11 5 (5.32%) Scrum
11 5 (5.32%) API Development
11 5 (5.32%) Functional Programming
12 4 (4.26%) Resilience Testing
12 4 (4.26%) Server Building
12 4 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.70%) PHP
2 52 (55.32%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.66%) Java
4 20 (21.28%) C++
4 20 (21.28%) SQL
5 11 (11.70%) PHP5
6 9 (9.57%) C
7 8 (8.51%) Python
8 7 (7.45%) Ruby
9 6 (6.38%) Erlang
10 5 (5.32%) Lisp
10 5 (5.32%) Haskell
11 4 (4.26%) Go
12 3 (3.19%) SystemTap
13 2 (2.13%) C#
13 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.06%) Perl
14 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) SAP Certification
3 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.06%) RHCE
4 1 (1.06%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Snort
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Server
2 4 (4.26%) Firmware
3 3 (3.19%) vSphere
4 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Puppet
2 4 (4.26%) Ansible
3 2 (2.13%) yum
4 1 (1.06%) cPanel
4 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (15.96%) Oracle
1 15 (15.96%) Zend
2 10 (10.64%) VMware
3 9 (9.57%) Facebook
3 9 (9.57%) Twitter
4 7 (7.45%) Dell
5 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.32%) Google
6 5 (5.32%) Cisco
7 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.26%) Adobe
7 4 (4.26%) HP
7 4 (4.26%) NetApp
7 4 (4.26%) Veritas
7 4 (4.26%) Sybase
7 4 (4.26%) SAP
7 4 (4.26%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.13%) Red Gate
8 2 (2.13%) PayPal
9 1 (1.06%) SonicWALL
Chepstow, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Penarth
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 15 days ago
Caerphilly
CPS Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 23 days ago