The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 39 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 345 296 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.67% 5.79% 6.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.22% 17.22% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 298 277 360
Average salary £33,750 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
MySQL
England

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1894 1719 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.10% 33.60% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1626 1523 1626
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MySQL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MySQL Salary Trend in the South West

MySQL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

MySQL Salary Histogram in the South West

MySQL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Bristol +6 113 £35,000 +7.69% 22
Somerset +8 58 £32,500 +1.56% 13
Gloucestershire +9 47 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Devon 0 44 £27,500 -2.65% 6
Wiltshire -8 41 £32,500 -7.14% 11
Dorset -26 32 £36,250 +3.57% 8
Cornwall +3 9 £35,000 +75.00% 1
MySQL
England

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 484 (58.24%) PHP
2 440 (52.95%) HTML
3 437 (52.59%) JavaScript
4 410 (49.34%) CSS
5 391 (47.05%) Linux
6 276 (33.21%) jQuery
7 235 (28.28%) Java
8 226 (27.20%) SQL
9 219 (26.35%) SQL Server
10 213 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
11 171 (20.58%) XML
12 154 (18.53%) Git (software)
13 141 (16.97%) OO
14 137 (16.49%) Apache
15 134 (16.13%) .NET
16 131 (15.76%) C#
17 128 (15.40%) PHP5
18 126 (15.16%) Web Development
18 126 (15.16%) MVC
19 118 (14.20%) Windows
20 112 (13.48%) LAMP
21 110 (13.24%) Degree
22 109 (13.12%) XHTML
23 103 (12.39%) HTML5
24 101 (12.15%) Oracle
25 100 (12.03%) Zend
25 100 (12.03%) Software Engineering
26 99 (11.91%) E-Commerce
27 96 (11.55%) Relational Database
28 90 (10.83%) Subversion

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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
1 137 (16.49%) Apache
2 73 (8.78%) Drupal
3 66 (7.94%) IIS
4 62 (7.46%) CMS
5 51 (6.14%) WordPress
6 33 (3.97%) Tomcat
7 26 (3.13%) Umbraco
8 24 (2.89%) nginx
8 24 (2.89%) Apache Solr
9 20 (2.41%) WebLogic
10 18 (2.17%) Joomla!
11 16 (1.93%) ColdFusion
12 14 (1.68%) Gunicorn
13 7 (0.84%) Node.js
14 6 (0.72%) ExpressionEngine
14 6 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.72%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.60%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 72 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.48%) MS Project
4 3 (0.36%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 35 (4.21%) Magento
2 12 (1.44%) Shopify
3 10 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.60%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.33%) SaaS
2 18 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.72%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.36%) Trello
5 3 (0.36%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.90%) Internet
2 35 (4.21%) SAN
2 35 (4.21%) Firewall
3 34 (4.09%) HTTP
4 28 (3.37%) DNS
5 20 (2.41%) VoIP
5 20 (2.41%) SMTP
6 19 (2.29%) VPN
7 15 (1.81%) DHCP
8 11 (1.32%) IPsec
8 11 (1.32%) NetScaler
9 10 (1.20%) PPTP
10 9 (1.08%) Network Security
11 8 (0.96%) H.323
11 8 (0.96%) ISDN
11 8 (0.96%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.84%) WAN
12 7 (0.84%) Ethernet
12 7 (0.84%) Intranet
12 7 (0.84%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (26.35%) SQL Server
2 96 (11.55%) Relational Database
3 79 (9.51%) RDBMS
4 43 (5.17%) Hadoop
5 40 (4.81%) Big Data
6 39 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (2.65%) MongoDB
8 20 (2.41%) DB2
9 16 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (1.93%) HBase
10 15 (1.81%) Hazelcast
11 14 (1.68%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.44%) Apache Accumulo
13 10 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (0.60%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 154 (18.53%) Git (software)
2 90 (10.83%) Subversion
3 43 (5.17%) Eclipse
4 30 (3.61%) Jenkins
5 25 (3.01%) Visual Studio
6 23 (2.77%) Ant
7 19 (2.29%) PHPUnit
8 16 (1.93%) Artifactory
9 11 (1.32%) JUnit
10 9 (1.08%) Selenium
11 7 (0.84%) Maven
12 6 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.72%) PEAR
13 5 (0.60%) Trac
13 5 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 5 (0.60%) Bugzilla
14 4 (0.48%) NetBeans
14 4 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
14 4 (0.48%) Hudson
15 3 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (6.86%) Marketing
2 56 (6.74%) Finance
3 53 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 16 (1.93%) Retail
5 14 (1.68%) Banking
6 13 (1.56%) Advertising
7 11 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (1.32%) Back Office
8 9 (1.08%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.96%) Electronics
10 5 (0.60%) Law
11 3 (0.36%) Publishing
11 3 (0.36%) Local Government
12 2 (0.24%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.12%) Games
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.12%) Legal
13 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 627 (75.45%) Developer
2 281 (33.81%) PHP Developer
3 184 (22.14%) Web Developer
4 124 (14.92%) Senior Developer
5 76 (9.15%) PHP Web Developer
6 72 (8.66%) Java Developer
7 61 (7.34%) Software Developer
8 59 (7.10%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 56 (6.74%) Software Engineer
10 54 (6.50%) Senior PHP Developer
11 51 (6.14%) Administrator
12 50 (6.02%) Applications Developer
13 43 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
14 27 (3.25%) Programmer
14 27 (3.25%) Support Engineer
14 27 (3.25%) Python Developer
15 25 (3.01%) Senior Python Developer
16 23 (2.77%) Junior
16 23 (2.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
17 22 (2.65%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (52.95%) HTML
2 410 (49.34%) CSS
3 276 (33.21%) jQuery
4 171 (20.58%) XML
5 134 (16.13%) .NET
6 112 (13.48%) LAMP
7 109 (13.12%) XHTML
8 103 (12.39%) HTML5
9 82 (9.87%) Web Services
10 77 (9.27%) ASP.NET
11 71 (8.54%) Ajax
12 67 (8.06%) SOAP
12 67 (8.06%) CSS3
13 58 (6.98%) RESTful
14 56 (6.74%) Spring
15 51 (6.14%) XSLT
16 46 (5.54%) J2EE
17 44 (5.29%) JSON
18 37 (4.45%) Symfony
19 35 (4.21%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.06%) Open Source
2 59 (7.10%) Computer Science
3 39 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.45%) Mobile App
5 25 (3.01%) Digital Media
6 18 (2.17%) W3C
7 14 (1.68%) GIS
8 12 (1.44%) Wiki
8 12 (1.44%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.44%) Semantic Web
9 9 (1.08%) iPhone
9 9 (1.08%) Replication
10 8 (0.96%) DTV
11 7 (0.84%) User Experience
11 7 (0.84%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.72%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.72%) Xbox
12 6 (0.72%) Social Media
12 6 (0.72%) Clustering
13 4 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 391 (47.05%) Linux
2 118 (14.20%) Windows
3 39 (4.69%) Ubuntu
4 33 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (3.61%) CentOS
6 27 (3.25%) UNIX
6 27 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 26 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 23 (2.77%) Solaris
9 20 (2.41%) Fedora
9 20 (2.41%) Android
10 15 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.68%) HPUX
12 10 (1.20%) AIX
12 10 (1.20%) Windows CE
13 8 (0.96%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.84%) Debian
15 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (16.97%) OO
3 126 (15.16%) MVC
3 126 (15.16%) Web Development
4 100 (12.03%) Software Engineering
5 99 (11.91%) E-Commerce
6 79 (9.51%) TDD
7 78 (9.39%) OOP
8 63 (7.58%) Scrum
9 62 (7.46%) OO PHP
10 54 (6.50%) Content Management
11 43 (5.17%) OOD
12 31 (3.73%) ITIL
13 30 (3.61%) Unit Testing
14 21 (2.53%) DevOps
15 20 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (2.41%) Online Marketing
16 18 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
17 16 (1.93%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (1.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 484 (58.24%) PHP
2 437 (52.59%) JavaScript
3 235 (28.28%) Java
4 226 (27.20%) SQL
5 131 (15.76%) C#
6 128 (15.40%) PHP5
7 83 (9.99%) Python
8 50 (6.02%) C++
9 48 (5.78%) Ruby
10 45 (5.42%) Perl
11 36 (4.33%) C
12 27 (3.25%) Shell Script
13 25 (3.01%) TypeScript
14 24 (2.89%) VB
15 21 (2.53%) VB.NET
16 20 (2.41%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.44%) ECMAScript
18 11 (1.32%) VB6
18 11 (1.32%) PowerShell
19 9 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 110 (13.24%) Degree
2 32 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.89%) DV Cleared
4 19 (2.29%) CCNA
4 19 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.81%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.44%) HND
7 10 (1.20%) PhD
8 9 (1.08%) MCSE
8 9 (1.08%) MCSA
9 2 (0.24%) MCTS
9 2 (0.24%) MCITP
9 2 (0.24%) CCNP
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.68%) SLA
2 11 (1.32%) QA
3 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.24%) WCAG
4 2 (0.24%) WAI
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 45 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (4.21%) VMware ESX
3 32 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 21 (2.53%) vSphere
5 5 (0.60%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.24%) Docker
8 1 (0.12%) Postfix
8 1 (0.12%) XenServer
8 1 (0.12%) Samba
8 1 (0.12%) Varnish
8 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (3.85%) Puppet
2 25 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.93%) WSUS
3 16 (1.93%) SCCM
4 15 (1.81%) Nagios
5 14 (1.68%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.08%) logstash
7 6 (0.72%) Plesk
8 4 (0.48%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.36%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.24%) Cacti
10 2 (0.24%) Icinga
11 1 (0.12%) YUM
11 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (12.15%) Oracle
2 100 (12.03%) Zend
3 66 (7.94%) VMware
4 38 (4.57%) Red Hat
5 36 (4.33%) Microsoft
6 31 (3.73%) Citrix
7 30 (3.61%) Twitter
8 25 (3.01%) Cisco
9 23 (2.77%) JBoss
10 21 (2.53%) Sitecore
11 19 (2.29%) Facebook
12 17 (2.05%) Adobe
13 16 (1.93%) Sun
14 15 (1.81%) HP
15 14 (1.68%) Symantec
15 14 (1.68%) NetApp
15 14 (1.68%) Veritas
15 14 (1.68%) Brocade
16 10 (1.20%) IBM
17 9 (1.08%) SAP
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0 to £21000 per annum - shift bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crediton, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £32k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - fantastic benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dorset
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Michael Page Technology - SuperSparx
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum - great benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + PRO RATA
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago