The table below looks at the statistics for MySQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MySQL over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MySQL
Rank 44 63 41
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 57 36 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.08% 2.94% 4.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 11.36% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 33 49
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £41,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
399 317 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.56% 25.86% 34.49%
Number of salaries quoted 349 276 386
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

MySQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MySQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MySQL
Salary Trend in Wales

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

MySQL Salary Trend in Wales

MySQL
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MySQL across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

MySQL Salary Histogram in Wales

MySQL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MySQL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
South Wales +12 50 £35,000 +16.66% 5
West Wales +12 3 £26,500 -24.28%
North Wales -8 3 £32,000 +14.28% 1
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 65 (52.42%) PHP
2 59 (47.58%) HTML
2 59 (47.58%) JavaScript
3 58 (46.77%) CSS
4 51 (41.13%) Linux
5 34 (27.42%) jQuery
6 31 (25.00%) SQL
7 28 (22.58%) Java
8 27 (21.77%) SQL Server
9 26 (20.97%) Oracle
9 26 (20.97%) HTML5
9 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (20.16%) Apache
11 24 (19.35%) UNIX
11 24 (19.35%) MVC
12 23 (18.55%) Web Development
13 22 (17.74%) OOP
14 21 (16.94%) OO
15 19 (15.32%) E-Commerce
15 19 (15.32%) Red Hat
15 19 (15.32%) Git (software)
16 17 (13.71%) VMware
16 17 (13.71%) MongoDB
17 16 (12.90%) CSS3
17 16 (12.90%) PHP5
17 16 (12.90%) Windows
17 16 (12.90%) Web Services
18 15 (12.10%) Microsoft
19 14 (11.29%) Advertising
19 14 (11.29%) C++

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 25 (20.16%) Apache
2 10 (8.06%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.03%) IIS
4 4 (3.23%) CMS
5 3 (2.42%) Joomla!
5 3 (2.42%) WordPress
5 3 (2.42%) JBoss
5 3 (2.42%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.81%) Node.js
7 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.81%) nginx
7 1 (0.81%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) PaaS
2 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.03%) GitHub
4 4 (3.23%) SaaS
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.81%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.48%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.06%) SAN
3 9 (7.26%) HTTP
4 6 (4.84%) SSH
5 4 (3.23%) Intranet
5 4 (3.23%) Firewall
5 4 (3.23%) tcpdump
6 3 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.42%) VPN
6 3 (2.42%) DNS
7 2 (1.61%) LDAP
7 2 (1.61%) LAN
7 2 (1.61%) VLAN
7 2 (1.61%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.61%) Internet
7 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.61%) WAN
8 1 (0.81%) Network Security
8 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.71%) MongoDB
3 14 (11.29%) Big Data
4 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (8.87%) NoSQL
6 10 (8.06%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.84%) Data Mining
8 5 (4.03%) Couchbase
8 5 (4.03%) Redis
9 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.23%) Informix
10 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.61%) OLAP
11 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.87%) Subversion
3 5 (4.03%) Maven
3 5 (4.03%) Ant
3 5 (4.03%) JUnit
3 5 (4.03%) Mercurial
3 5 (4.03%) Mockito
3 5 (4.03%) EasyMock
4 2 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.81%) GCC
5 1 (0.81%) GDB
5 1 (0.81%) Automake
5 1 (0.81%) GitLab
General
1 14 (11.29%) Advertising
1 14 (11.29%) Marketing
2 3 (2.42%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 64 (51.61%) Developer
2 37 (29.84%) PHP Developer
3 14 (11.29%) Web Developer
4 12 (9.68%) DBA
5 11 (8.87%) Software Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) SQL DBA
6 10 (8.06%) Administrator
6 10 (8.06%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (8.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 9 (7.26%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Programmer
8 7 (5.65%) PHP Programmer
9 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Senior PHP Developer
10 5 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) UNIX Engineer
11 4 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (47.58%) HTML
2 58 (46.77%) CSS
3 34 (27.42%) jQuery
4 26 (20.97%) HTML5
5 16 (12.90%) CSS3
5 16 (12.90%) Web Services
6 13 (10.48%) .NET
7 11 (8.87%) Hibernate
7 11 (8.87%) Spring
7 11 (8.87%) JPA
8 9 (7.26%) Ajax
9 7 (5.65%) XML
9 7 (5.65%) JSON
9 7 (5.65%) Zend Framework
9 7 (5.65%) REST
9 7 (5.65%) LAMP
10 6 (4.84%) JSP
10 6 (4.84%) SOAP
11 5 (4.03%) JDBC
11 5 (4.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.84%) User Experience
3 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.84%) Clustering
4 5 (4.03%) Wiki
4 5 (4.03%) iPad
5 4 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.23%) Life Science
6 3 (2.42%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.61%) Statistics
7 2 (1.61%) EPoS
7 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Open Source
8 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (41.13%) Linux
2 24 (19.35%) UNIX
3 16 (12.90%) Windows
4 11 (8.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.45%) Solaris
6 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.23%) CentOS
6 4 (3.23%) HPUX
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.35%) MVC
3 23 (18.55%) Web Development
4 22 (17.74%) OOP
5 21 (16.94%) OO
6 19 (15.32%) E-Commerce
7 14 (11.29%) ETL
8 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
8 11 (8.87%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (8.06%) Mobile Marketing
10 9 (7.26%) Use Case
11 8 (6.45%) Scrum
12 7 (5.65%) Data Management
12 7 (5.65%) Automated Testing
12 7 (5.65%) OO PHP
13 6 (4.84%) BDD
13 6 (4.84%) TDD
14 5 (4.03%) AOP
14 5 (4.03%) Refactoring
14 5 (4.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 65 (52.42%) PHP
2 59 (47.58%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.00%) SQL
4 28 (22.58%) Java
5 16 (12.90%) PHP5
6 14 (11.29%) C++
7 9 (7.26%) Python
8 8 (6.45%) C
8 8 (6.45%) PowerShell
9 6 (4.84%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.84%) Perl
10 4 (3.23%) Ruby
11 3 (2.42%) Golang
11 3 (2.42%) Erlang
12 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.81%) Haskell
13 1 (0.81%) Lisp
13 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.81%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) Degree
2 5 (4.03%) RHCE
3 4 (3.23%) SAP Certification
3 4 (3.23%) ISEB
4 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.61%) CCNA
4 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.81%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.81%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.23%) Firmware
3 4 (3.23%) VMware Server
4 3 (2.42%) Snort
4 3 (2.42%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) iptables
5 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.81%) Squid
5 1 (0.81%) Xen
5 1 (0.81%) NFS
5 1 (0.81%) Samba
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.45%) Puppet
2 4 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.23%) Ansible
3 3 (2.42%) Nagios
3 3 (2.42%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.61%) yum
5 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.81%) cPanel
5 1 (0.81%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 26 (20.97%) Oracle
2 19 (15.32%) Red Hat
3 17 (13.71%) VMware
4 15 (12.10%) Microsoft
5 13 (10.48%) Zend
6 8 (6.45%) Cisco
6 8 (6.45%) HP
6 8 (6.45%) Dell
7 5 (4.03%) Sybase
7 5 (4.03%) Google
7 5 (4.03%) Apple
7 5 (4.03%) Facebook
7 5 (4.03%) Twitter
7 5 (4.03%) hybris
8 4 (3.23%) 3PAR
8 4 (3.23%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.23%) NetApp
8 4 (3.23%) Veritas
8 4 (3.23%) SAP
9 3 (2.42%) Vertica
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + DOE
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