The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MySQL
Rank 58 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -16
Permanent jobs citing MySQL 47 67 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.50% 5.23% 9.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.58% 18.98% 27.88%
Number of salaries quoted 43 51 84
Average salary £37,000 £28,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.82% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £35,000 £34,210
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.31%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
346 353 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.78% 27.54% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 322 314 301
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
MySQL
UK

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
South Wales -26 36 £37,500 +50.00% 7
North Wales - 9 £30,000 - 3
West Wales +3 1 - - 4
MySQL
UK

MySQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 33 (42.86%) Linux
2 32 (41.56%) HTML
2 32 (41.56%) PHP
3 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.97%) .NET
5 19 (24.68%) jQuery
6 18 (23.38%) HTML5
6 18 (23.38%) CSS
7 17 (22.08%) Apache
8 16 (20.78%) Java
9 15 (19.48%) OO
10 14 (18.18%) Tomcat
10 14 (18.18%) Web Services
10 14 (18.18%) VMware
11 13 (16.88%) Perl
11 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
11 13 (16.88%) PHP5
11 13 (16.88%) Ajax
12 12 (15.58%) UNIX
12 12 (15.58%) Flash
12 12 (15.58%) Debian
13 11 (14.29%) Finance
13 11 (14.29%) Hibernate
13 11 (14.29%) HTTP
13 11 (14.29%) Spring
14 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (12.99%) Puppet
15 9 (11.69%) SaaS
15 9 (11.69%) JPA

MySQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 17 (22.08%) Apache
2 14 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.90%) nginx
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (3.90%) CMS
4 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.60%) Node.js
4 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.30%) WordPress
5 1 (1.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Shopify
1 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) SaaS
2 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) HTTP
2 8 (10.39%) tcpdump
3 6 (7.79%) Firewall
4 5 (6.49%) Wireshark
4 5 (6.49%) VLAN
4 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.49%) DNS
4 5 (6.49%) DHCP
4 5 (6.49%) SAN
5 3 (3.90%) Internet
6 2 (2.60%) OSPF
6 2 (2.60%) BGP
6 2 (2.60%) EIGRP
6 2 (2.60%) IGRP
6 2 (2.60%) PPTP
6 2 (2.60%) IPsec
6 2 (2.60%) VPN
6 2 (2.60%) SNMP
6 2 (2.60%) ADSL
6 2 (2.60%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.60%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.30%) OLAP
7 1 (1.30%) OLTP
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.19%) JUnit
2 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.90%) Subversion
4 2 (2.60%) Maven
4 2 (2.60%) Gradle
4 2 (2.60%) Mockito
4 2 (2.60%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) Ant
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Welsh Language
3 3 (3.90%) French Language
3 3 (3.90%) German Language
3 3 (3.90%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.90%) Spanish Language
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Advertising
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (63.64%) Developer
2 25 (32.47%) PHP Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Web Developer
4 12 (15.58%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Administrator
6 7 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior
7 6 (7.79%) Junior Web Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior PHP Web Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior PHP Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.19%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Programmer
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.56%) HTML
2 20 (25.97%) .NET
3 19 (24.68%) jQuery
4 18 (23.38%) HTML5
4 18 (23.38%) CSS
5 14 (18.18%) Web Services
6 13 (16.88%) Ajax
7 12 (15.58%) Flash
8 11 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 11 (14.29%) Spring
9 9 (11.69%) JPA
10 8 (10.39%) REST
11 7 (9.09%) SOAP
11 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
12 6 (7.79%) XML
12 6 (7.79%) Java EE
12 6 (7.79%) JAX-WS
13 5 (6.49%) JSP
13 5 (6.49%) J2EE
13 5 (6.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.90%) RIA
2 3 (3.90%) Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (15.58%) UNIX
2 12 (15.58%) Debian
3 10 (12.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (11.69%) Windows
5 6 (7.79%) CentOS
6 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.19%) Solaris
7 2 (2.60%) SUSE
7 2 (2.60%) AIX
7 2 (2.60%) HPUX
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) OO
2 9 (11.69%) ITIL
2 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.09%) OOP
5 6 (7.79%) MVC
6 5 (6.49%) Scrum
6 5 (6.49%) DevOps
7 4 (5.19%) Web Development
8 3 (3.90%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.60%) Web Design
9 2 (2.60%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.60%) TDD
9 2 (2.60%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.60%) Release Management
9 2 (2.60%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) PHP
2 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.78%) Java
4 13 (16.88%) Perl
4 13 (16.88%) PHP5
5 9 (11.69%) Python
5 9 (11.69%) C#
6 5 (6.49%) Ruby
7 4 (5.19%) SQL
8 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.60%) AWK
9 2 (2.60%) C++
9 2 (2.60%) C
9 2 (2.60%) Groovy
10 1 (1.30%) Scala
10 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) CCNP
1 2 (2.60%) CCNA
1 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.60%) RHCE
1 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
1 2 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.39%) Xen
3 5 (6.49%) Nmap
4 3 (3.90%) XenServer
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Puppet
2 5 (6.49%) Nessus
2 5 (6.49%) Nagios
3 3 (3.90%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.60%) Cobbler
4 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.30%) YUM
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) VMware
2 9 (11.69%) Zend
2 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) HP
4 4 (5.19%) Dell
4 4 (5.19%) SolarWinds
5 3 (3.90%) Citrix
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) Nokia
6 2 (2.60%) Veritas
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) Adobe
7 1 (1.30%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.30%) Apple
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